Archive for May, 2017

Google introduces photo service

New Delhi, May 30: Tech large Google on Friday introduced Google Photos which will enable users to backup and store unlimited high-quality photos and videos at no cost.

Google Photos — a standalone product that provides users a home for all their photos and videos — is aimed toward helping users…

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No conflict with any state government: Rajnath

New Delhi, May 30: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said the central government needs good relations with each government and it’s not in conflict with any of them.

Interacting with media persons when giving an account of the Narendra Modi government’s activities and work done throughout…

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Chandrababu Naidu elected national president of TDP

Hyderabad, May 30: The Telugu Desam Party’ (TDP) on Friday declared its transformation as a national political party and unanimously elected N. Chandrababu Naidu as its 1st national president.

Naidu was electoral unopposed to the post of president of the national committee on the Judgement Day of the three-day…

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Posthumous ‘Tarana-E-Hind’ award conferered on Allama Iqbal

Kolkata, May 29 (IANS) Legendary poet Muhammad Iqbal, author of the iconic poem “Saare Jahan Se Achha Hindustan Hamara”, was posthumously conferred the “Tarana-E-Hind” award by the West Bengal Urdu Academy on Friday, with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee personally handing it over to his grandson Waleed Iqbal.
“There…

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Reliance Capital net grows by 34 percent to Rs.1,001 crore

Chennai, May 29 (IANS) Financial services conglomerate Reliance Capital Ltd on Friday said it closed last fiscal with 34 percent growth in net profit.

The board has proposed nine percent dividend for equity share holders.

In a regulatory filing in BSE, Reliance Capital said it has posted a net profit…

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Smriti dares Rahul to debate in a war of words

New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) A war of words broke out on Friday between Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and union HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Twitter over IIT-Madras’s censure of a students’ group for criticising the Narendra Modi government.

Within minutes of Rahul Gandhi condemning the move…

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India appoints its first transgender college principal

Source : 27 May 2015 17:29 GMT |Aljazeera| Politics, Asia, India

Manabi Banerjee to head women’s college in eastern state of West Bengal in landmark step for transgender rights.

 A transgender woman has for the first time been appointed as the principal of a college in the eastern Indian…

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IBFW 2015 to start on July 15, go beyond metros

 

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New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) The seventh edition of BMW India Bridal fashion week promises to be a grand affair as the event will travel to seven cities in India for the first time, Starting from the capital in July, six other cities including…

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Ram Mandir, Art 370 important to Modi government: Rajnath

 New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday that all issues, including that of the Ram Mandir and Article 370 of the Constitution, were important to the central government.
The government will not go back on promises it made ahead of the general elections last…

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