Archive for October 5th, 2017

U-17 World Cup: India to script footballing history

New Delhi, Oct 5: The annals of sport are replete with tales of unfancied teams going on to perform miracles against higher rated opposition. The India U-17 football squad will be eager to script their own fairy tale when the FIFA U-17 World Cup gets rolling here on…

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Gauri Khan curates Goan experience for travellers

Mumbai, Oct 5 (IANS) Celebrity interior designer Gauri Khan has curated select homes in Goa to let travellers experience the spirit of Goa in the best way.

Gauri’s suggestions of seven homes are a part of Airbnb’s Goa Insider’s Guide, featuring unique homes and local insights which…

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SAP ‘Leonardo’ to help Indian SMEs join digital economy: Top executive

Mumbai, Oct 5 :  With the digital India initiative firmly in place, enterprise solutions provider SAP is ready to not only enable the integration of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) into the digital economy but also help big firms bolster their networks to derive competitive advantage, a top company executive said…

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Govt working on fiscal incentives to boost industry: Prabhu

New Delhi, Oct 5 (PTI) Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu today said he is working closely with the finance ministry and other departments to firm up policy initiatives along with fiscal incentives to give a fillip to industrial growth and job creation.

Prabhu said the country’s economy is…

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Aamir Khan wishes to learn more about Turkish cinema

Istanbul [Turkey], Oct 5 (ANI): Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, who is in Instanbul to promote his film ‘Secret Superstar’, is surprised to learn about his huge fan following in Turkey.

The ‘Dangal’ star arrived in Istanbul Wednesday on a special invitation of Turkey during which he will also promote his…

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Bangladesh scuttles boats, jails captains to curb Rohingya influx

Cox’s Bazar, Oct 5 (AFP) Bangladesh has destroyed at least 30 wooden fishing boats to deter local captains from smuggling Rohingya refugees and illegal drugs across the border from strife-torn Myanmar, officials said today.

Border guards seized the vessels and arrested the captains after they were intercepted on…

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Chinese troops still in Chumbi valley, hope they go back: IAF chief

New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Air force chief Air Chief Marshal B.S. Dhanoa on Thursday said Chinese troops are still stationed in the Chumbi valley in Doklam area and hoped they go back soon.

Asked about the situation at Doklam, the Air Force Chief said there was no standoff…

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Ryan murder case: CBSE files affidavit before SC

New Delhi Oct. 05 (ANI): The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday filed an affidavit before the Supreme Court in connection with the murder case of a seven-year-old student in Gurugram’s Ryan International School.

The CBSE, in its affidavit, has stated that the school didn…

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