Friday, September 29, 2023

Ukraine Defence Minister Umerov, UK counterpart Shapps meet in Kyiv 

Kyiv | September 28, 2023 9:15:59 PM IST
Ukrainian Defence Minister Rustem Umerov on Thursday met UK counterpart Grant Shapps in Kyiv. The two leaders spoke about Ukraine's demand for increased air defences, artillery and anti-drone systems, CNN reported. ... read..

Russia-Ukraine conflict has not affected us very badly: Air Marshal Vibhas Pande

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) | September 28, 2023 8:13:37 PM IST
Air Marshal Vibhas Pande, Maintenance Command Chief of the Indian Airforce, said on Thursday that though the current Russia-Ukraine conflict has affected the supply chain globally, due to indigenisation in the Indian Airforce, it has not affected the coun... read..

Rail-Roko protest: 18 train services of Firozpur division hit; Farmers demand immediate solution

Ferozepur (Punjab) | September 28, 2023 6:14:34 PM IST
As many as 18 trains of the Firozpur division, have been affected as members of various farmers' bodies squatted on train tracks here on Thursday as part of the three-day 'Rail-Roko' agitation. ... read..

Bhutan: Hearing impaired woman masters bamboo, cane crafts through skills training

Thimphu | September 28, 2023 2:15:07 PM IST
A deaf woman in Bhutan’s Zhemgang has mastered bamboo and cane crafts through skills training which has in turn transformed her life and how the society sees disabilities, The Bhutan Live reported.... read..

Congress trains guns at Punjab govt over arrest of Sukhpal Khaira

New Delhi | September 28, 2023 1:16:29 PM IST
Congress party on Thursday condemned the arrest of Punjab Congress leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira and said that any such act is an abuse of power, and that Congress firmly and unitedly stands against it.... read..

Modi Naturals Limited Commercialised the First Grain-Based Ethanol Distillery in Chhattisgarh

Business | September 28, 2023 12:14:09 PM IST
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IMD predicts heavy rains for Mumbai, Ratnagiri today; issues alert

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | September 28, 2023 10:14:15 AM IST
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an orange alert for Ratnagiri and yellow for Mumbai, Thane, Raigad and Palghar districts for September 28.... read..

Study finds earthworms contribute to global grain production

Washington | September 28, 2023 2:14:13 AM IST
Earthworms are important drivers of global food production, contributing to approximately 6.5 per cent of grain yield and 2.3 per cent of legumes produced worldwide each year, according to a new study.... read..

Haryana: Several trains on Ambala-Ganganagar route cancelled due to 'rail roko' protest

Ambala (Haryana) | September 28, 2023 11:14:40 PM IST
Several trains on the Ambala-Shri Ganganagar route were cancelled on Thursday due to the 'Rail roko' protest by farmers of Punjab, demanding financial aid for the losses incurred during the floods, and Minimum Support Price (MSP) guarantee. ... read..

Mohit Raina’s medical drama ‘Mumbai Diaries’ Season 2 to stream from this date

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | September 27, 2023 1:45:51 PM IST
Makers of the upcoming medical drama show ‘Mumbai Diaries’ season 2 on Wednesday announced the official release date.... read..

Indian families in Canada worried amid strained diplomatic ties

Navi Mumbai (Maharashtra) | September 27, 2023 2:46:19 AM IST
While the diplomatic standoff between India and Canada continues to escalate, Indian families are worried about their safety and security.... read..

UP: EMU train climbs on platform at Mathura railway station, no casualties

Mathura (Uttar Pradesh) | September 27, 2023 3:43:45 AM IST
An electric multiple unit (EMU) train coming from Shakur Basti railway station climbed at a platform in Mathura railway station on Tuesday. ... read..

Jammu Horticulture Department conducts one day Farmers’ Awareness cum Training Programme

Akhnoor (Jammu and Kashmir) | September 27, 2023 9:47:51 AM IST
The Department of Horticulture Jammu conducted a one-day Farmers’ Awareness cum Training Programme on Canning and Processing of Fruits at panchayat Bhagwana Chak at Khour Subdivision.... read..

Central Building Research Institute organises 3-day training on fire safety measures in Delhi

Business | September 27, 2023 1:45:07 PM IST
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360DigiTMG Launches Offline Data Science Course Training Classes in Anna Nagar, Chennai

Business | September 27, 2023 1:45:20 PM IST
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Sanjay Raut criticises CM Shinde over rainfall situation in Maharashtra

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | September 27, 2023 1:45:10 PM IST
Shiv Sena (Uddhav Balasaheb Thackeray) leader Sanjay Raut on Wednesday hit out at Maharashtra chief minister Eknath Shinde over the rainfall situation in the state that has triggered waterlogging and floods at several parts of Maharashtra.... read..

Maharashtra: Engine failure of goods train in Umbermali-Khardi section disrupts services, passengers stranded

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | September 26, 2023 2:44:00 PM IST
Both local and express trains were disrupted and passengers were stranded on Tuesday morning after the engine of a goods train failed in the Umbermali-Khardi section on the Central line of the Mumbai Suburban Railway network.... read..

'Atypical' rains kill at least 8 in Mexican state of Jalisco

Others | September 26, 2023 8:46:59 PM IST
Mexico City [Mexico], September 26 (ANI/WAM): At least eight people were killed and another three were injured after a river in the Mexican state of Jalisco burst its banks following unusually heavy rains.... read..

Schools closed for classes 1-5 in Tamil Nadu's Vellore, Ranipet due to heavy rain

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | September 26, 2023 10:47:32 AM IST
Authorities on Tuesday declared a holiday for classes 1-5 for Vellore and Ranipet after heavy rains lashed several districts of Tamil Nadu.... read..

Mohit Raina’s medical drama ‘Mumbai Diaries’ to return with season 2

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | September 26, 2023 11:46:28 AM IST
Makers of the upcoming medical drama show ‘Mumbai Diaries’ on Monday unveiled the first posters of the second season of the show.... read..

One-hour training is enough to control a third robotic arm: Study

Washington | September 26, 2023 10:44:27 PM IST
According to a study, a one-hour training session is sufficient for people to perform a task with their own robotic arms as effectively as with a partner.... read..

Asian Games: Bhambri, Raina clean sweep Pakistan mixed doubles pair, enter next round 

Hangzhou | September 26, 2023 8:47:01 PM IST
The Indian pair of Yuki Bhambri and Ankita Raina put up a commanding performance against the Pakistan pair of Sarah Khan and Aqueel Khan to book their place in the next round of the mixed doubles event in the Asian Games. ... read..

Train services resume on Kalka-Shimla heritage train line till Tara Devi after over 2 months

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) | September 26, 2023 10:44:23 PM IST
Train services resumed till Tara Devi on the Kalka Shimla heritage train line after over 2 months. The train line was damaged at several locations in August due to the monsoon fury.... read..

Asian Games football: India team holds training session ahead of Saudi Arabia clash 

Hangzhou | September 26, 2023 2:43:42 PM IST
The Indian football team held its first training session in Hangzhou before their round of 16 match at the Asian Games. ... read..

West Bengal's 4th Vande Bharat Express train reaches Howrah amid fanfare

Howrah (West Bengal) | September 25, 2023 4:46:25 AM IST
The Howrah-Patna Vande Bharat Express train, which was flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi virtually, reached the Howrah Junction on Sunday. ... read..

"Train has become a celebrity": MoS Muraleedharan after Kerala's Vande Bharat reaches Thiruvananthapuram 

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) | September 25, 2023 2:43:31 AM IST
Union Minister of State (MoS) V Muraleedharan and several Bharatiya Janata Party workers welcomed the Kasaragod-Thiruvananthapuram Vande Bharat Express train that reached the district's Central Station late Sunday evening around 11 pm.... read..

"Resolve issue through dialogue" says Indian community in Canada amidst strained ties

Brampton/ Toronto | September 25, 2023 11:47:44 AM IST
The Indian Community in Canada is concerned over the recent strain in relations between the two countries following Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’ allegations regarding the Indian government’s involvement in the fatal shooting of Khalistan Tiger ... read..

Canada: House Speaker Anthony Rota apologizes for honouring Ukrainian who fought in Nazi unit in Second World War

Ottawa | September 25, 2023 12:44:33 PM IST
Speaker of the House of Commons of Canada, Anthony Rota on Sunday apologized for honouring Yaroslav Hunka, a man who fought in a Nazi unit during the Second World War, CBC News reported.... read..

Revolutionizing the Indian Jewelry Industry: Hilton James Introduces Groundbreaking Training Programmes

Business | September 25, 2023 12:45:00 PM IST
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Parts of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry to see rains over next seven days

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | September 25, 2023 4:45:00 PM IST
Parts of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry are likely to witness rainfall over the next seven-odd days as cyclonic circulation is lying over North Coastal Tamil Nadu and neighbourhood.... read..

Identification of brain signals for improved memory

Basel | September 25, 2023 9:44:18 PM IST
Memory performance varies widely between people. Now, scientists at the University of Basel have found that specific brain signals are connected to these variations.... read..

24 roads in 5 districts blocked due to rain-related incidents in Himachal

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) | September 25, 2023 2:43:22 AM IST
Almost three months after monsoon hit parts of Himachal Pradesh, heavy rainfall picked up pace again, blocking twenty-four roads in five districts of the state. ... read..

PM Modi to flag off 9 Vande Bharat Express trains in 11 states today

New Delhi | September 24, 2023 8:44:04 AM IST
 Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to flag off nine Vande Bharat trains on Sunday at 12:30 pm through video conferencing. The launch of these trains will connect religious and tourist destinations across 11 states.... read..

UAE: Kanaf launches training programme for specialists in interviewing child victims of abuse

Middle East | September 24, 2023 3:47:09 PM IST
Sharjah [UAE], September 24 (ANI/WAM): Kanaf, an interdisciplinary and multi-agency child protection centre affiliated with the Department of Child Safety in Sharjah, has initiated an intensive 300-hour training programme to enhance the capabilities and e... read..

Russia’s Foreign Minister Lavrov lambasts West but barely mentions Ukraine in UNGA speech

New York | September 24, 2023 1:43:45 AM IST
While refraining from mentioning its war with Ukraine, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Saturday attacked the US and the West as self-interested defenders of a fading international order in his speech to the UN General Assembly.... read..

Muttiah Muralitharan plays cricket in Mumbai rains to promote '800'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | September 24, 2023 1:43:58 AM IST
Former Sri Lankan cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan played cricket in Mumbai rains to promote his upcoming biopic titled ‘800’ film.... read..

India's engagement with Global South ingrained in very fabric of our culture, philosophy: Kamboj 

New York | September 24, 2023 6:43:38 AM IST
India's engagement with the Global South is ingrained in the "very fabric" of New Delhi's culture and philosophy, Ruchira Kamboj, India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations said on Saturday (local time). ... read..

Jharkhand train heist: Armed robbers strike on Sambalpur-Jammu Tawi Express

Palamu (Jharkhand) | September 24, 2023 1:47:15 PM IST
A group of nearly a dozen armed men, with their faces covered, raided a sleeper coach of Sambalpur-Jammu Tawi Express between Latehar and Barwadih stations in Jharkhand on Saturday night. They fired shots, assaulted passengers and later decamped with cash... read..

PM Modi flags off nine Vande Bharat Express trains, says 'infrastructure development matching with aspirations of 140 cr Indians'

New Delhi | September 24, 2023 2:47:03 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday virtually flagged off nine Vande Bharat Express trains, and said that the speed and scale of infrastructure development are matching with aspirations of 140 crore Indians. ... read..

Andhra Pradesh: PM Modi flags off Vande Bharat train connecting Vijayawada to Chennai

Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) | September 24, 2023 2:47:13 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the Vande Bharat train connecting Vijayawada to Chennai today through video conference in Delhi.... read..

Pakistan: At least 20 injured in Sheikhupura train accident, 5 critical

Sheikhupura | September 24, 2023 2:47:15 PM IST
At least 20 people were injured after two trains collided near Qilla Sattar Shah in Pakistan’s Sheikhupura district on Sunday, ARY News reported.... read..

Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov calls Ukraine's peace formula "not feasible" 

New York | September 24, 2023 2:47:06 AM IST
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Saturday (local time) said that Ukraine's blueprint for peace is "not feasible or realistic," CNN reported. ... read..

Study finds ways to analyse brain signals to look into brain illness

North Gyeongsang Province | September 24, 2023 4:47:32 PM IST
  Analysing and interpreting brain signals is critical for investigating brain diseases and developing novel treatments.... read..

Do you know cognitive behavioral therapy comforts fibromyalgia pain experienced by brain? Study finds

Massachusetts | September 24, 2023 10:44:09 PM IST
Patients with fibromyalgia (FM), a condition that mostly affects women and is marked by chronic pain, tiredness, and brain fog, usually have limited access to treatment options and explanations for their symptoms.... read..

"Historical day": Ravi Shankar Prasad on flagging off of nine new Vande Bharat trains

Patna (Bihar) | September 24, 2023 7:47:59 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party MP Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for flagging off nine new Vande Bharat trains, including one from Bihar's Patna, the former's parliamentary constituency. ... read..

Woman gets hands after complex surgery following train accident

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | September 24, 2023 11:44:51 PM IST
Monika Ashok More, who had lost both her hands in a train accident in 2014, underwent a successful bilateral hand transplant surgery on August 28, 2020 and now, she is able to do all her routine work independently.... read..

Researchers discover how traumatic brain injury, dementia linked by cerebrospinal fluid leaks

Toronto | September 24, 2023 7:47:43 PM IST
Dementia risk has been correlated with traumatic brain injury. Sadly, the exact mechanisms causing this relationship are still unknown. It is difficult to establish preventative strategies to assist TBI patients because of this knowledge gap.... read..

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan travels on newly inaugurated Vande Bharat train in Odisha, interacts with students

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) | September 24, 2023 7:47:31 PM IST
Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday was seen interacting with a group of students onboard the Vande Bharat Express from Bhubaneswar to Angul.... read..

Elephant calf rescued from drain in Assam’s Sonitpur

Sonitpur (Assam) | September 24, 2023 6:47:17 PM IST
A baby elephant was rescued from a drain after an arduous operation by forest department officials at a tea garden near Rongapara in Assam's Sonitpur district on Sunday.... read..

Odisha: Landslide disrupts train services in Koraput, restoration work underway

Koraput (Odisha) | September 24, 2023 6:46:42 PM IST
Services of several trains were cancelled or diverted in Odisha after a landslide caused damage to railway track in Koraput on Sunday.... read..

"Passengers not using these trains due to high fares": Chhattisgarh CM Baghel on Vande Bharat Express

Raipur (Chhattisgarh) | September 24, 2023 11:44:16 PM IST
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Sunday said that passengers are not in favour of using Vande Bharat express trains due to the high fares of the tickets adding that passenger trains are shutting down on constant basis. ... read..
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