ALIGARH: The Aligarh Chapter of Indian Radiological and Imaging Association (IRIA) in collaboration with Department of Radio Diagnosis, JN Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, is organizing State Council Meeting and CME on ‘ONCO-IMAGING-2014’ on August 17, 2014 at JN Medical … Continue reading

A latest Times of India report says that displaying tricolour on Facebook was not illegal and people can display it. With Independence Day just a day ago a debate has raged whether is it right to display tricolour on social … Continue reading

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ALIGARH: The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has introduced Self-Financing Scheme for admission to Class XI (Science/Commerce streams) with admissions commencing in the first week of September. Professor Javaid Akhtar, Controller of Examinations said that 80% seats will be offered to … Continue reading

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Film: “Entertainment”; Cast: Junior, Akshay Kumar, Tamannah, Mithun Chakraborty, Krushna Abhishek; Director: Sajid-Farhad; Rating: *** The canine-hero’s name in the list of actors in the credit titles comes first because that’s how Akshay Kumar wants it. This film tells you … Continue reading

Kolkata, Aug 8 (IANS) Two days after being sacked, former Mizoram governor Kamla Beniwal Friday claimed she had taken all actions strictly as per law while holding the high constitutional office. “Maine sab kaam kaide kanoon se kia hai” (I … Continue reading

Geneva, Aug 8 (IANS) The WHO Friday declared the Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in West Africa as an international health emergency as two suspected cases of the deadly disease were reported in Benin and Uganda. “A coordinated international response … Continue reading

Washington, Aug 8 (IANS) The US Friday launched targeted airstrikes against the Islamic State (IS) in northern Iraq, as Pope Francis announced he would send an envoy to the Middle East country to express his proximity and solidarity with the … Continue reading

New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar Friday broke his silence over his continued absence from the Rajya Sabha, saying a family emergency kept him away from attending the parliament session. “My absence in Delhi has been discussed … Continue reading

New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The government Friday evening effected major changes in the media wing, shunting Neelam Kapur, the principal director general of media and communication of the Press Information Bureau (PIB), to the directorate of field publicity. In … Continue reading

New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Indian Olympic Committee (IOC) president N. Ramachandran and secretary-general Rajeev Mehta Friday skipped the sports ministry’s felicitation of the medal winners of the 2010 Commonwealth Games. Sources told IANS that Ramachandran was out of the … Continue reading

Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) Gold prices zoomed to a three-month high Friday, crossing Rs.29,000 per 10 gram in major cities across the country on global cues, including escalating tensions in Iraq, a weak rupee and volatility in stock markets. In … Continue reading

Chennai, Aug 8 (IANS) In a day of mixed results, the Indian open team Friday defeated Moldova 3.5-0.5 while the women’s team split the points equally against Spain 2-2 at the World Chess Olympiad being held in Norway. The Indian … Continue reading

New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The sports ministry Friday felicitated the 64 medal winners of the 2010 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, with cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar specially congratulating para powerlifter Sakina Khatun and gymnast Dipa Karmakar. Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and … Continue reading

Bhubaneswar, Aug 8 (IANS) Indian steel giant Tata Steel Friday said it has shut down its 50,000 tonnes per annum ferro alloys plant in Odisha due to unavailability of raw material. The plant was facing a raw material crisis after … Continue reading