Dhaka, Dec 4 (IANS) A major militant attack was foiled in Bangladesh following the arrest of five persons affiliated to the banned outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), officials said on Saturday, adding that IEDs and bomb making materials were also recovered.
Dhaka, Dec 4 (IANS) The Foreign Secretary of India, Harsh Vardhan Shringla, will visit Dhaka on December 7-8 to discuss a host of bilateral issues, including the preparations for Indian President Ram Nath Kovind's first visit to Bangladesh from December 15-17.
Hyderabad, Dec 4 (IANS) Tollywood actor Ram Charan's wife Upasana Kamineni Konidela has adopted a pair of Asiatic lions at the Nehru Zoological Park here.
Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) A ransomware group from Cuba has hit "49 entities in five critical infrastructure sectors" in the US and made at least $43.9 million in ransom payments.
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The pioneering and anti-establishment television journalist, and a walking encyclopaedia on India's culinary secrets, Vinod Dua, passed away on Saturday, months after he lost his wife, the well-known radiologist Padmavati 'Chinna' Dua, during the peak of the pandemic earlier this year.
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANSlife) Christie's New York announced a series of Design sales in December, featuring an unparalleled selection of masterworks by major names in twentieth- and twenty-first-century art, architecture, and design.
Kochi, Dec 4 (IANS) With the Malayalam film industry being known for its big egos, an uneasy calm prevails as the election to the Malayalam actors body AMMA (Association of Malayalam Movie Artistes) is round the corner.
Colombo, Dec 4 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Saturday urged Pakistan government to ensure safety of others Lankans working in Pakistan following the brutal murder of a Sri Lankan employee at a factory in Sialkot on Friday.
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANSlife) Dr Meher Bharucha Sarid, Founder and Chief Executive Officer at The Wedding Art shares wedding trends for your happily ever after:
New Delhi, Dec 4: Documents for as many as 10 bilateral agreements are being prepared which will be signed between India and Russia during Vladimir Putin's flying visit to India scheduled for Monday.
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANSlife) India has always been a key market for the global fashion industry. Even though it faces various challenges of inequality, infrastructure, and market fragmentation; it is anticipated that the sector will exhibit strong economic growth, scale, and rising digital disruption. Collectively, these elements will make the Indian market a global hub in the times to come.
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANSlife) What a year 2021 has been. Sadly due to the pandemic, we have all lost someone close to us but here we are alive and kicking and we are about to enter the new year. The year 2021 taught us a lot of new skills and strategies and gave us new ways to look at the little things in life.
Jaipur, Dec 4 (IANS) The family members of Wing Commander late Rajendra Kumar Sharda donated his mortal remains to the SMS Medical College in Jaipur on Saturday, as per the last wish of the veteran Indian Air Force officer, said Lt Col Amitabh Sharma, PRO Defence, Rajasthan.
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANSlife) After a highly successful inaugural edition in 2019, which selected and celebrated the country's 30 greatest bars, Tulleeho and Man's World Magazine, in collaboration with Teacher's, have announced the second edition of 30 Best Bar India 2021.
Sonipat, Dec 4 (IANS) Tushar Mehta, Solicitor General of India and Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, speaking at the valedictory session of the three-day Global Law Schools' Summit on the theme "The Present and Future of Global Legal Education" said globalisation in the last few decades has been accelerating exponentially largely due to the advancement in transportation, communication, technologies and various other reasons.
New Delhi, Dec 4: As the protests in the Gwadar port city garner the attention of the international media, the Imran Khan government is coming under pressure from political parties.
New Delhi, Dec 4: People in Balochistan resent the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) for degrading their lives in their own country. They feel that CPEC activities have robbed them of their dignity in their own land.
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The Idu Mishmi sub-tribe of Arunachal Pradesh's Dibang Valley believes that tigers are their elder brothers. Killing tigers is, for the Idu Mishmi, a taboo. While their beliefs support wildlife conservation, they also offer a critique of the dominant mode of nature protection, Ambika Aiyadurai, Assistant Professor in Humanities and Social Science at IIT-Gandhinagar, writes in "Tigers Are Our Brothers" (OUP).
Chennai, Dec 4 (IANS) A Right to Information (RTI) activist from Tenkasi in Tamil Nadu, R. Pandiraja said that 93 wild elephants were electrocuted in the state in the last ten years up to December 2020. He said that he received a reply to his query from K. Muthamizh Selvan, Scientist D (Project Elephant) in the Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) is all set to file its first prosecution complaint against multi-millionaire conman Sukesh Chandrashekhar in connection with Rs 200 crore money laundering case involving B-town actress Jacqueline Fernandez and Nora Fatehi as witnesses in the case.
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Indian workers have the strongest preference for full-time remote work, 57 per cent compared to the global average of 37 per cent and the preference for hybrid work has grown slightly from 25 per cent in 2020 to 28 per cent in 2021, a new report revealed on Saturday.
San Francisco, Dec 4 (IANS) As Twitterati asks billionaire Elon Musk to pay more taxes, American singer-actor Courtney Love Cobain has joined the debate, tweeting that she has private emails of Tesla CEO and would apparently post those on social media if Musk doesn't pay a fair share of federal taxes.
It was a normal morning in the industrial town of smog-ridden Sialkot in eastern Pakistan. Priyantha Diyawadana was getting ready to go to RAJCO, a sportswear manufacturing factory, where he was a manager. He had been working there since 2010 and was known to the local community as a decent, hard working and pious man, until Friday.
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday appealed to IPS probationers to get rid of the 'what is there for me, why should I care' attitude in order to be able to handle any situation with ease.
New York, Dec 3 (IANS) The IMF on Friday said its First Deputy Managing Director (FDMD), Geoffrey Okamoto, will leave early next year and Gita Gopinath, currently the Chief Economist, is proposed to replace him.