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New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) It was another scorching day in the capital Tuesday with the minimum temperature settling at 28 degrees Celsius, a notch above average for the season, and the maximum likely to hover around the 45 degrees Celsius mark.
Washington, May 21 (RIA Novosti) NASA cameras have captured video of the largest explosion it has ever seen on the moon, when a meteorite crashed into the lunar surface in a bright burst of light visible to the naked eye.
London, May 19 (IANS) A 22-year-old woman fled to Britain from the southern African nation of Swaziland and is seeking asylum after refusing to join the harem of 13 wives of Swazi king Mswati III.
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) It was a warm Sunday morning in the capital with the minimum temperature settling at 25.9 degrees Celsius, average for this time of the year. The Met Office has forecast a hot, sunny day ahead.
Islamabad, May 17 (ANI): The Pakistan Foreign Office has said that it is expecting the peace process with India to gain pace after the installation of the new government.
Beijing, May 14 (IANS) The Chinese government Tuesday released a white paper detailing the progress made in human rights in 2012, stressing its achievements in improving living standards and increasing room for citizens to express their opinions.
Rio de Janeiro, May 13 (IANS/EFE) A Brazilian judge has suspended the decision to grant a concession for the Maracana stadium to a private consortium headed by Brazilian construction conglomerate Odebrecht, judiciary officials said.
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Delhi woke up to a warm Sunday morning with the minimum temperature settling one notch above average at 26.7 degrees Celsius. Partly cloudy sky and lightning are expected towards the evening, the Met Office said.
Washington, May 11 (ANI): Researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory were able to fly their fuel cell powered Ion Tiger unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for 48 hours and 1 minute on April 16-18 by using liquid hydrogen fuel in a new cryogenic fuel storage tank and delivery system.
Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) A benchmark index of the Indian equities markets was trading flat in afternoon trade Friday.
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) It was a sunny morning in the capital Friday with the minimum temperature settling at 25.2 degrees Celsius, average for this time of year. The Met Office has forecast a cloudy day ahead.
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Experts have assessed what needs to be done when an asteroid approaches earth, like the one in February, when one slammed into our atmosphere and exploded high over Russia's Ural region, injuring hundreds.
Washington, May 3 (ANI): Women's group Emily's List has launched a "Madam President" campaign, even though the presidential primaries won't get fully underway for more than a year.
Washington, May 3 (ANI): A new dark matter experiment has begun its search for the invisible particle, which astrophysicists think accounts for about a quarter of the matter and energy in the universe.
Islamabad, May. 2 (ANI): Pakistan's Foreign Office (FO) has said that the government will continue to facilitate for the early completion of all formalities and hand over the mortal remains of Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh to the Indian High Commission at the earliest.
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) It was a sunny morning in the capital Thursday with the minimum temperature settling at 21.7 degrees Celsius, three notches below average for this time of the year. The Met Office has forecast a clear day ahead.
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) It was a sunny clear morning in the capital Sunday with the minimum temperature settling at 24.5 degrees Celsius, average for this time of year. The Met Office, however, has forecast a cloudy day ahead.
Mexico City, April 27 (IANS/EFE) Six people were killed and two wounded in a shooting near the Mexican resort city of Acapulco, authorities said.
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The beleaguered Manmohan Singh government Friday appeared to be in deep political crisis after the opposition demanded Law Minister Ashwani Kumar's resignation for vetting a CBI affidavit meant only for the Supreme Court on the coal blocks allocation.
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath Friday said there was no question of the resignation of Law Minister Ashwani Kumar.
London, Apr. 26 (ANI): The actual price of Late British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's funeral cost taxpayers 3.6 million pounds.
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The CBI Friday told the Supreme Court that it shared its March 8 status report on investigations into coal blocks allocation with union Minister for Law and Justice Ashwani Kumar and a senior bureaucrat in the Prime Minister's Office.
Mexico City, April 26 (IANS/EFE) The mutilated body of Daniel Alejandro Martinez, a photographer for Mexico's La Vanguardia newspaper, was found along with that of another young man in the northern city of Saltillo, the daily reported Thursday.
Washington, Apr. 26 (ANI): Barbara Bush, the wife of former US President George H.W. Bush, has said two presidents in her immediate family is enough.
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): With a view to encourage foreign tourist arrivals, the government has decided to provide collective landing permits.
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) It was a sunny morning in the capital Wednesday with the minimum temperature settling a notch below the season's average at 22.5 degrees Celsius. The Met Office has forecast a warm and clear day ahead.
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday demanded the resignation of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and removal of Law Minister Ashwini Kumar in view of a "series of scams" and the way the government "sought to suppress the truth".
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Condoling the death of Justice J.S. Verma, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday described him as "a man of vast understanding and knowledge of law" and said he would miss his "generous advice and guidance on matters of public importance".
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday expressed his condolences on the death of Justice J.S. Verma, describing him "a man of vast understanding and knowledge of law".
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Well-known Marathi actress Asawari Joshi, famous for playing Usha madam in popular comedy show "Office Office", says comedy is the most difficult genre and an actor who can make people laugh can do any role.
New Delhi, Apr. 13 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj on Saturday launched a frontal attack on the Centre over a media report that it had vetted the Central Bureau of Investigation's coal scam report, and alleged that it was an attempt on part of the Congress-led UPA Government to save Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh.
Washington, Apr. 12 (ANI): Jenna Jameson will reportedly not be charged for allegedly attacking a transgender porn star on Saturday.
London, Apr 12 (ANI): One in three people over 50 battle loneliness, fuelled in part by a rise in so-called "silver splitter" divorces, a new study has found.
New Delhi, Apr. 10 (ANI): The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has written a letter to the Secretary, Petroleum and Natural Gas on the roll out of transfer of LPG subsidy through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT).
Geneva, April 10 (IANS) The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) Wednesday called on governments not to reduce their spending on children due to austerity measures.
London, Apr. 10 (ANI): Afghanistan could descend into civil war and corruption and drugs trading could continue once coalition forces withdraw from the country in less than two years' time, a report from the Defence Select Committee has warned.
Yangon, April 8 (IANS) The Myanmar government has turned former UN secretary general U Thant's residence in Yangon to a museum, official media reported Monday.
Moscow, April 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Fifty men in their 90s may face prison terms in Germany over allegations of their service as guards at Auschwitz, the biggest concentration camp in Nazi Germany, media reports said.
Moscow, April 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A former military commander in central Russia's Yaroslavl region has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison for illegally selling ammunition to a private firm.
London, Apr 1 (ANI): Tech giant Apple has been denied a trademark for the popular iPad Mini by the US authority.
Osaka, March 28 (IANS) The Japanese city of Hiroshima released a new report Thursday about the actual damage from the 1945 atomic bombing, updating the total number of victims to 557,478.
New Delhi, Mar 24 (ANI): Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office V Narayanasamy on Sunday said that the government is to amend the Prevention of Corruption Act to punish bribe givers.
Kolkata, March 23 (IANS) Underlining that the government is moving to take strong action against illegal raising of funds from public in the name of chit funds or otherwise, Corporate Affairs Minister Sachin Pilot Saturday said all investigating agencies have been geared up to prevent depositors from being duped.
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) It was a clear and warm morning in the capital Saturday with the minimum temperature settling three notches above average at 19.3 degrees Celsius. The Met Office has, however, forecast partly cloudy sky and light rain in the evening.
Geneva, March 21 (IANS) The US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka asked Colombo to conduct an "independent and credible" probe into allegations of human rights violations against Tamils.
New Delhi/Chennai, Mar. 21 (ANI): The All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) and the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Thursday accused the UPA Government of "diluting" the US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council by not moving any amendments as demanded by it.
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) The timing of the CBI raid on DMK leader M.K. Stalin was "unfortunate" and the government had "no role in it", an upset Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Thursday.
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday accepted the resignations of five DMK ministers and forwarded them to President Pranab Mukherjee.
Washington, Mar. 20 (ANI): NASA administrator Charles Bolden Jr. has said 'praying' is the only option the US would have if a meteor similar to the one that hit in Russia on February 15 was found to be on a path toward New York City, with impact three weeks away.
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) It was a sunny and warm weekend in Delhi with maximum temperature Sunday recorded a notch above average at 30.4 degrees Celsius. The Met Office has forecast similar weather Monday.
London, March 17 (IANS) A number of British parliamentarians are looking for another job, with a study finding one in six Conservative MPs elected for the first time in the 2010 is "actively looking for another job".
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) It was a sunny morning in the capital Saturday with the minimum temperature settling at 14.3 degrees Celsius - a notch below average for this time. The Met Office forecast a clear day ahead.
London, March 15 (IANS) Visits to Britain by overseas residents fell by one percent in January following strong figures in November and December 2012, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said.
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) India's fiscal deficit which is expected to remain at 5.2 percent of the GDP in the current financial year is high and the country cannot sustain this, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said Thursday.
Colombo, March 13 (Xinhua-ANI): Sri Lanka on Wednesday said it remained hopeful of India's backing against a U.S. sponsored resolution at the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva.
Washington, Mar. 13 (ANI): President Barack Obama joked about the Sultan of Brunei's great wealth as the Asian leader visited the White House on Tuesday.
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) It was a warm and sunny morning here Sunday as the minimum temperature settled three notches above average at 16.9 degrees Celsius. The Met Office has forecast a cloudy and hot day ahead.
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) It was a sunny morning in the capital Friday with the minimum temperature settling at 13.7 degrees Celsius - average for this time of the season. The Met Office has forecast a clear day ahead.
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Actor Sanjai Mishra, whose film "Saare Jahaan Se Mehnga..." releases with "Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster Returns" Friday, says as an audience he would love to watch Tigmanshu Dhulia's film.
London, Mar 7 (ANI): One in eight men will develop prostate cancer at some point during their life, a new study suggests.
London, Mar. 6 (ANI): U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has said in a letter that the Obama administration believes it could technically use military force to kill an American on U.S. soil in an "extraordinary circumstance" but has "no intention of doing so".
Washington, March 6 (ANI): A recently discovered Comet will make a very close approach to Mars in October 2014, NASA scientists have revealed.
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) A clear and sunny day lies ahead for the national capital Tuesday, with maximum temperature expected to be around 30 degrees Celsius, the Met Office said.
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) It was a sunny start to the week for Delhiites with the minimum temperature Monday morning settling a notch below average at 11.9 degrees Celsius. The Met Office has forecast a clear day in store.
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Finance Minister P. Chidambaram proposes to contain the fiscal deficit at 4.8 percent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) during 2013-14 despite an aggressive 30 percent surge in plan expenditure and nearly 12 percent increase in overall spending. Experts, however, are sceptical.
London, Mar 2 (ANI): The number of British adults using the Internet on daily basis has doubled in the last six years, a report has said.
Islamabad, Feb 28 (ANI): All rounder Shahid Afridi will front a drug prevention campaign that aims at keeping youth off drugs in six districts of Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa region where experts have reported drastic increase in use of drugs.
Beijing, Feb 27 (IANS) A crackdown on online pornography has seen 225 websites being shut down for disseminating obscene and vulgar information, said authorities.
Shimla, Feb 25 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh saw another sunny day but the Met Office here Monday forecast more snow this week, making for colder days ahead.
Washington, February 25 (ANI): Gossiping, bullying and backstabbing are not only limited to high schools, they're also common in workplaces.
Washington, Feb 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) All flight operations of Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II fighter planes have been suspended over an engine problem discovered on one aircraft, the US Department of Defense said.
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) It was a rainy Saturday morning in the capital with the minimum temperature settling five notches above average at 14.9 degrees Celsius. The Met Office has forecast more rain and possibly hailstorm towards the evening.
Beijing, Feb 22 (IANS) China's spending on research and development (R&D) increased 17.9 percent year on year to 1.02 trillion yuan ($162.24 billion), according to data released Friday.
Islamabad, Feb22 (ANI): Pakistan has asked the Afghanistan government to hand over senior Taliban 'commander' Maulvi Faqir Mohammad.
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday decsribed the twin blasts in Hyderabad as an "dastardly attack" and said the guilty should not "go unpunished."
Singapore, Feb 17 (IANS) Singapore's former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew has been discharged from hospital and is resting at home, the Prime Minister's Office said Sunday.
London, Feb 17 (ANI): The meteor that exploded in Russia on Friday had an impact 30 times greater than the Hiroshima bomb, NASA scientists have said.
Singapore, Feb 16 (IANS) Singapore's former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew was hospitalized on Friday after an irregular heartbeat led to a brief stoppage of blood flow to the brain, the Prime Minister's office said Saturday.
Washington, Feb 14 (IANS) Happily married couples are more likely to rate their health as better, shows a study.
Washington, February 14 (ANI): Married people have better mental and physical health than their unmarried peers and are less likely to develop chronic conditions than their widowed or divorced counterparts, according to a new study.
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday said his government has made "concerted" and "serious efforts" in recent months to revive growth and investment, and the indian economy would recover in the second half of this year.
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) India's economic growth is likely to rebound to 6.5-7 percent in the financial year beginning April 1, 2013 and over 8 percent in the subsequent years, chairman of the Prime Minister's economic advisory council C. Rangarajan said Tuesday.
Mumbai, Feb 12 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities market was trading flat in the 12.30 p.m. trade session Tuesday, as government data showed that the industrial output contracted 0.6 percent in December 2012.
London, Feb. 11 (ANI): Nearly four million Britishers have never had any form of paid work in their lives, which is more people than the population of Wales.
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) A shallow fog covered the capital early Monday with the minimum temperature settling two notches below the season's average at 8.5 degrees Celsius. The Met Office has forecast a pleasant day for the city.
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) India's per capita income is estimated to increase by a sluggish 2.9 percent to Rs.39,143 in the year ending March 31 as compared to Rs.38,037 in the previous year, government data showed Thursday.
Beijing, Feb 7 (IANS) At least 62 websites, blogs and microblog accounts were shut down in a fresh crackdown on online pornography in China, the government said Thursday.
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Thursday said the government would take more appropriate steps to revive economic growth even as the statistical office lowered the GDP growth forecast to 5 percent, the worst in a decade.
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Delhiites experienced a cloudy Wednesday with the maximum temperature settling a notch above average at 21.6 degrees Celsius. The Met Office has forecast thunderstorm or light rains in parts of the capital in the next 24 hours.
Panaji, Feb 5 (IANS) Goa's ruling BJP Tuesday promised a rethink on a controversial amendment to the Lokayukta law fixing a Rs.1 million fine for false complaints, admitting that public outcry against the provision needed to be heeded.
Washington, Feb 5 (IANS) US Department of Energy's (DOE) computer network was hacked in January, but no classified information was compromised, according to US media reports.
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) "Vicky Donor" actor Ayushmann Khurrana says he has no specific plans in place but would love to do "realistic roles" in commercial films.
Washington, Feb. 5 (Xinhua-ANI): U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) computer network was hacked in January, but no classified information was compromised, U.S. media reports said Monday.
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Overcast sky, light showers, and cold winds marked the opening day of the week in the national capital and the city is likely to experience hailstorm Tuesday, the Met Office has said.
Beijing, Feb 4 (IANS/EFE) A nuclear reactor being developed by China - the CAP1400 - will be ready for export this year, an executive of the SNPTC state nuclear corporation, Gu Jun, said at a conference in the Chinese capital.
London, Feb. 3 (ANI): The true number of Muslim immigration living in Britain has been revealed in new census figures.
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) An executive committee on climate change has been constituted to assist the prime minister's council on climate change, an official statement from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's Office said here Thursday.
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) An executive committee on climate change will be constituted to assist the prime minister's council on climate change, an official statement from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's Office said here Thursday.
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Asserting that protecting the environment and promoting development need not amount to a zero sum game, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday called for transparent regulatory regimes to ensure that environmental and economic objectives were pursued in tandem.
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) "Democratisation" of the information sector, with easy access to news and social media platforms, should take into account implications on social ethics and norms, and freedom of speech should not extend to the right to offend, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari said here Tuesday.