Pak ISI becomes source of emulation for Iran's intelligence

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) For Pakistan, the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) cancer has been poison. While the ISI is convinced it can control and channel the forces it shaped, tens o...

US maintains sanctions pressure on Taliban, restrictions to finances

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The US administration said it has maintained sanctions pressure on the Taliban and its leaders, as well as the significant restrictions on their access to the international financial system.


New potential factor contributing to severity of Covid identified

London, Sep 26 (IANS) A team of researchers has identified a protein that may critically contribute to severe forms of Covid-19.


Yogi Adityanath to induct new ministers today

Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) The much-awaited cabinet expansion of the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh will take place at 5.30 p.m. on Sunday.


Unnerved by Bhim Army, BSP reaches out to youth

Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) Apparently unnerved by the growing popularity of the Bhim Army among the Dalit youth, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) has now decided to give maximum number of tickets to the youth in the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections.


'Democracy can deliver': Modi kicks off UNGA address with personal note

United Nations, Sep 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi struck a deeply personal note in his address to the United Nations General Assembly on Saturday, rewinding to his roots as a "poor boy" who sold tea in a small town and rose to the country's highest political office.

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Quad readier more than ever to take on the Axis-of-Evil

The 76th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) marks the beginning of a new era in South and Pacific Asian region. The meeting between the heads of state of the Quad nations held on September 24 at the White House marked a major shift in balance of power in the aforementioned regions. India, the...


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Heinz launches gadget to squeeze the most out of a sauce packet

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Heinz has just rolled out a new product that the condiment company says is the "biggest innovation in sauce since the packet itself."


Germans start voting for new Parliament marking end of Merkel era

Berlin, Sep 26 (IANS) German voters went to the polls on Sunday to elect a new Bundestag, or the federal Parliament, which will form a new government for the next four years and usher in the post-Angela Merkel era.



India finish ODI series on a high, snatch 2-wicket win vs Australia

Mackay, Sep 26 (IANS) India finished the ODI leg of the multi-format series on a high with a brilliant two-wicket win -- fashioned by a collective team effort -- which ended Australia's unbeaten ODI streak of 26 matches on Sunday. However, Australia won the ODI series 2-1, with the ...


Telangana pays tributes to Chakali Ailamma

Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) Rich tributes were paid to Chakali Ailamma, an icon of Telangana armed struggle, on the occasion of her 126th birth anniversary, on Sunday.


Captain Amarinder Singh 'fauji' at heart!

Chandigarh, Sep 26 (IANS) The scion of the erstwhile Patiala royal family is a 'fauji' at heart, literally.


Priyanka Chopra's Global Citizen Live look makes her trend

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas took the internet by storm on Saturday when she hosted the Global Citizen Live concert in Paris. Her dress, with an Earth theme got a fantastic response from fans, which made her trend on Twitter.

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Urfi Javed makes heads turn in shimmery outfit

New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) On I-Day eve, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, speaking exclusively to IANS just days after his government's decision on Article 370 noted how he was troubled and saddened by the fact that the 73rd Amendment to the Constitution pertaining to Panchayati Raj institutions did not apply to Jammu and Kashmir. He said that in the last few years, panchayats in Jammu and Kashmir got more powers to work towards peoples progress and various subjects transferred to panchayats under the 73rd Amendment were transferred to panchayats of Jammu and Kashmir.


Tesla's 'Full Self Driving' request button goes live

San Francisco, Sep 26 (IANS) Electric vehicle Tesla users who wish to take part in the company's Full Self-Driving (FSD) Beta programme could now formally request the advanced driver-assist system to be loaded into their vehicle.


Hosted travel is key across generations and demographic groups

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANSlife) Unique and more flexible stays are increasingly sought after, hosted travel sees a boost across demographics -- the rise of millennial and senior hosts and sustainable and restorative travel emerge as key travel trends in India as per Airbnb. In celebration of World tour...