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Modi has recommitted to leading climate change fight: UN official

Aug 28 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recommitted to continue to lead the fight against climate change at his meeting with Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, according to an official organising September's UN summit on climate change.

1.5cr UP primary school kids to use biometric attendance

Aug 28 2019

After making yoga compulsory for students in government-run primary schools, the Yogi Adityanath government has decided to implement biometric attendance systems for over 1.5 crore children enrolled in 1.5 lakh primary schools within the next six months.

Security must to make India $5 trillion economy: Amit Shah

Aug 28 2019

Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday stressed up on the importance of maintaining India's internal and external security to achieve Prime Minister Narendra Modi's goal of making the country a $5-trillion economy.

Para badminton player urges PM to meet Para-Badminton WC'ship medalists

Aug 28 2019

After Narendra Modi met ace shuttler P.V. Sindhu following her historic win in BWF World Championships, para badminton player Sukant Kadam has requested the Prime Minister to meet the 12 players who won medals at the BWF Para-Badminton World Championship.

Google to shut down online job service 'Hire' in 2020

Aug 28 2019

Google will shut down its job application tracking system "Google Hire" that was launched just two years ago, the company said in a statement.

Trumping Trump's unpredictability, makes India-US ties win-win

Aug 28 2019

Given US President Donald Trumps unpredictability, India has been well prepared to meet and match his every mood, whether on trade or on Kashmir, as the successful conclusion and outcome of Prime Minister Narendra Modis meetings with him show.

No UNGA statement on Kashmir: Spokesperson

Aug 28 2019

Although the President of the General Assembly (PGA), Maria Fernanda Espinosa, has met Pakistan's Permanent Representative Maleeha Lodhi, she has not issued any statement on Kashmir, according to her Spokesperson Monica Grayley.

Declared dead at birth, UP girl is KBC winner

Aug 28 2019

She was declared "born dead" and thrown in the garbage by the doctors of a Kanpur hospital. A relative saw signs of life in the newborn and picked her up.

Akhilesh prepares to revamp Samajwadi Party

Aug 28 2019

The Samajwadi Party is preparing for a major revamp of its party organisation in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the Assembly by-elections.

Sale of bananas banned at Lucknow railway station

Aug 28 2019

Railway authorities in Lucknow seem to have gone bananas over cleanliness. Believing that banana peels spread filth, authorities have banned the sale of the fruit at the Charbagh Railway Station.