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Union Information and Broadcasting ministry signed a memorandum of understanding on Wednesday with the Goa state government, declaring the state as a permanent venue for the International Film Festival of India , an annual event held there since the last decade. Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar and Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar signed an MoU in Panaji establishing Goa as the permanent venue for the film festival which was shifted from New Delhi in 2004.
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Chinese President Xi Jinping landed in the Indian prime minister's home state of Gujarat on Wednesday for a three-day visit expected to focus on India's need to improve worn out infrastructure and reduce its trade deficit. Xi was greeted on the tarmac by a throng of news photographers and state officials carrying fringed umbrellas to guard him from the sun in Gujarat's main financial city of Ahmedabad.
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said it was its duty to protect the institutional integrity of Indian Army and not permit a few officers found guilty of illegally selling non-service weapons to arms dealers and civilians to get away with lenient sentences like meagre fines or a reprimand. Attorney general Mukul Rohatgi argued that the conviction of 71 officers and junior commissioned officers itself was a blot on their careers, spoiling any chance of promotion in addition to carrying the stigma of conviction for their life.
LEH/ NEW DELHI: The stand-off in Demchok area of Ladakh continued for the 10th day on Tuesday with Chinese nomads now reported to have erected tents with the help of Chinese army inside Indian territory to protest against an ongoing irrigation canal work. As the BJP MP from Ladakh Thupstan Chewang termed the action as a "mean move by the Chinese army" ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to India beginning on Wednesday, the situation at Demchok remained unchanged with Chinese civilians refusing to vacate the Indian territory until the work on construction of an irrigation canal was stopped.
Samajwadi Party workers celebrate the party's victory at the Uttar Pradesh byelections in Allahabad on September 16, 2014. NEW DELHI: The results were both unexpected and stunning.
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - In a world of supersized smartphones, entrepreneur and Madison native Neal Bond has a fashion solution for on-the-go residents having trouble storing their devices. Bond, who moved with his wife to India 2 1 2 years ago, has developed a smartphone-ready men's clothing line called Bond & Co.
New Delhi, Sep 16: Acid attack victim Laxmi will walk the ramp at the third edition of India Runway Week here Friday. Laxmi, who has been selected for the prestigious International Women of Courage Award, will walk as a showstopper on the first day for designer Dolly J. The three-day fashion trade event, organised by Indian Federation For Fashion Development, is a platform created for budding designers.
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New Delhi: The armed forces and the National Disaster Response Force have rescued over 234,000 flood-hit people in Jammu and Kashmir as relief efforts continued in the state Monday. More than 200 people have died in the worst flooding in half a century in the Kashmir Valley.
New Delhi, Sept. 15: Neither the prolonged floods in Kashmir this year nor the flashfloods that ravaged Uttarakhand last year can be directly attributed to climate change, Rajendra Pachauri, the head of the UN panel of climate change, said today.
NEW DELHI: Almost half the members of the Maharashtra assembly and 17% in Haryana have criminal cases pending against them. Not just muscle power but money power also appears to be aplenty.
New Delhi: Senior West Indies pacer Ravi Rampaul feels that playing for Barbados Tridents in the ongoing Oppo Champions League T20 in India will help him "boost his confidence" ahead of the five-match ODI series against the hosts, starting in another three weeks time. "It would be good for me because I would like to hit the ground running.
Despite the freeze on diplomatic ties between India and Pakistan and protests against the fair, traders at the recently concluded four-day Aalishan Pakistan exhibition did brisk business. Politics and diplomacy was put on the back burner at New Delhi's Pragati Maidan where Pakistani traders were doing brisk business during the recently concluded four-day Aalishan Pakistan trade exhibition.
On Monday Pakistan made it clear that there was no case against designated terrorist Hafiz Saeed, the mastermind of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, and he is free to roam in the country. "Hafiz Saeed is a Pakistani national so he is free to roam around.
Vice President of India Hamid Ansari met with Ambassador of Kazakhstan to India Dulat Kuanyshev on September 11, 2014 in New Delhi in connection to the completion of Mr. Kuanyshev's diplomatic mission. Kazakhstan supports India's aspirations to become a member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization , while India supports Kazakhstan's candidacy for permanent membership in the UN Security Council in 2017-2018.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 09:12 am
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