Archive for October 11th, 2017

Airtel, Karbonn Mobiles tie up to offer 4G smartphones

New Delhi, Oct 11 :   Bharti Airtel and Karbonn Mobiles on Wednesday announced their partnership to bring affordable 4G smartphones to the market, effectively at the price of a feature phone, a joint statement said here.

“Under the partnership, the Karbonn A40 Indian now comes at an effective price of just…

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Key equity indices trade higher following Asian markets

Mumbai, Oct 11 : The key Indian equity indices were on Tuesday afternoon trading higher following positive trends from Asian markets.

The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) was trading 85.22 points, or 0.27 per cent, higher during the afternoon session.

The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the National Stock…

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2 IAF commandos, 2 LeT militants killed in encounter in J-K

Srinagar, Oct 11 (PTI) Two Garud Commandos of the Indian Air Force (IAF) and as many Lashkar-e-Toiba militants were today killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district, an army official said.

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Hajin area of Bandipora…

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UP CM Adityanath flags off 50 ‘Sankalp Seva’ buses in Lucknow

Lucknow  October 11 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Aditynath on Wednesday flagged off 50 buses under the ‘Sankalp Seva’ service in Lucknow.

State Transport Minister Swatantra Dev Singh was also present at the event. These buses will connect as many as 6,000 villages.

In his address, Adityanath said…

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JK Governor meets Rajnath

New Delhi, Oct 11 (PTI) Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra today met Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed with him various issues, including the security situation in the state.

During the 20-minute meeting, the governor briefed the home minister about the prevailing situation along the border with…

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Argentine media hails ‘unforgettable’ Messi performance

Buenos Aires, Oct 11 : Extraordinary, imposing, phenomenal, unforgettable. Those are just some of the superlatives used by South American media outlets to describe Lionel Messi after the Barcelona forward almost single-handedly guaranteed Argentina a place in next year’s football World Cup.

Needing to win Tuesday’s final CONMEBOL…

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Misty Wednesday morning in Delhi

New Delhi, Oct 11  It was a misty Wednesday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 22.2 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season’s average, the weather office said.

“It is likely to be mainly cloudy with mist in the morning,” an India Meteorological Department (IMD) official…

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Volcano erupts in Japan, no injuries

Tokyo, Oct 11  A volcano in Japan erupted early on Wednesday, the Japan Meteorological Agency said. No one was injured.

Mt. Shinmoe, one of the 50 active volcanos constantly under watch of the agency, erupted around 5.34 a.m. (local time) and the plume rose some 300 meters above…

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Akshay, Karan join hands for ‘Kesari’

Mumbai, Oct 11  Actor Akshay Kumar and filmmaker Karan Johar have joined hands for an upcoming film “Kesari”, based on the battle of Saragarhi, which is scheduled to hit the screens during Holi 2019.

Karan on Tuesday announced the news on Twitter.

He shared a poster which read: “Akshay Kumar…

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Anushka’s label in plagiarism row, ‘specific designs’ to be discarded

Mumbai, Oct 11: Actress-producer Anushka Sharma, whose newly launched clothing line NUSH has been accused of plagiarism, along with her business partner Suditi Industries has said the “specific designs” will be discarded.

Anushka launched her signature apparel line NUSH last week, and according to a statement issued then, she…

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