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International support for India on Kashmir

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s France visit, French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian’s said that Kashmir issue is a bilateral issue between the two countries. Drian recalled France’s constant position on Kashmir that it is up to the two countries, under the framework of their bilateral political dialogue, to resolve this issue so as to establish lasting peace. He ... Read More »

Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus hit with 2-month International Ban

Jesus scored the second goal in the 3-1 victory just before half time, but was sent off at the 70th-minute mark after receiving a second yellow card. However, upon receiving this, the striker had it out with referee Roberto Tobar, before storming off the field in disgust, where he punched the dugout, kicked a bottle and had a tussle with ... Read More »

Hashim Amla retires from International cricket

Amla played 124 Tests, 181 ODIs and 44 T20Is between 2004 and 2019. His 9,282 runs in Test cricket are the second most by a Proteas cricketer, after the veteran Jacques Kallis’ 13,206 runs.   He collected the country’s third-most runs in ODI cricket – 8,113 after former skipper AB de Villiers’ 9,427 and Kallis’ 11,550. The 36-year-old will remain ... Read More »

Tata Power’s arm commissions 70kW solar rooftop installation at India International Centre

Tata Power Company’s wholly owned subsidiary –Tata Power Solar has commissioned 70kW solar rooftop installation at the eminent India International Centre, New Delhi. The company has joined hands with India International Centre, one of the most premier cultural institutions of the country, to promote green energy. The project entails energy efficiency of 90,000 kWhr annually, along with reducing carbon emission ... Read More »

Sri Lanka: ‘India International Textiles Expo’ begins in Colombo

The exhibition cum buyer seller meet is being organized by Powerloom Development and Export Promotion Council (PDEXCIL) under Ministry of Textiles with an aim to support Indian manufacturers, exporters and promote marketing of powerloom products. Sri Lankan Deputy Minister of petroleum resources Anoma Gamage, who was the Chief Guest at the inauguration ceremony underlined the strong bilateral ties between India and ... Read More »

International drug syndicate busted by Delhi Police

The seizure is worth about 600 crore rupees in the international market. An official said, that five persons have been arrested including chemical expert. The members of this gang were involved in procuring narcotic and psychotropic substance from various places in India to supply to the local traffickers and also to export it to various countries. In order to identify ... Read More »

Plane skids off at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, all passengers safe

The incident occurred at around 11 AM when Yeti Airlines Flight NYT-422 coming from Nepalgunj landed at Kathmandu.  All 66 passengers including 2 infant and 3 crew members on board are safe and have been evacuated.  The country’s sole international airport has been temporarily closed following the incident.  Many Kathmandu bound flights have been diverted and few flights from Kathmandu have been delayed. General Manager of  Tribhuvan International Airport, Raj Kumar Chhetri ... Read More »

lane skids off at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, all passengers safe

The incident occurred at around 11 AM when Yeti Airlines Flight NYT-422 coming from Nepalgunj landed at Kathmandu.  All 66 passengers including 2 infant and 3 crew members on board are safe and have been evacuated.  The country’s sole international airport has been temporarily closed following the incident.  Many Kathmandu bound flights have been diverted and few flights from Kathmandu have been delayed. General Manager of  Tribhuvan International Airport, Raj Kumar Chhetri ... Read More »

Eros International Media’s Eros Now leads all major OTT Platforms in new market research

Counterpoint Technology Market Research’s new market research showed that Eros International Plc’s over-the-top (OTT) South Asian entertainment platform — Eros Now has the largest share (59%) of users in the 25-39 age bracket in Tier II/III cities, the highest among all major OTT platforms. Eros International Plc is a parent company of Eros International Media. According to the research, Eros ... Read More »

Kim, Xi reach consensus to develop relations irrespective of international situation

Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reached a consensus on important issues on Friday on the second day in Pyongyang. Both the leaders agreed that they will carry forward friendly relations whatever the international situation. On the last day of Xi’s visit to Pyongyang, the leaders discussed a series of plans for strengthening collaboration between ... Read More »

International Day of Yoga being celebrated today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s message was clear as he lead close to 40,000 people at Ranchi’s Prabhat Tara ground in Jharkhand. He performed various ‘asanas’ throughout the 30-minute-long session marking the fifth International Yoga Day celebrations. Yoga connects people across boundaries and the world has taken up the Prime Minister’s call to make Yoga a global movement. PM Modi gave ... Read More »

India celebrates 5th International Yoga Day

Speaking on the occasion, Prime Minister stresses the need to integrate yoga with health schemes.Prime Minister Modi that in the last five years the Government has integrated yoga with health and wellness to make it a pillar of preventive health care. Prime Minister Modi said, in today’s changing times the focus must be on wellness as well as protection from ... Read More »

PM Modi performs Yoga on 5th International Yoga Day in Ranchi

The main function was held at the Prabhat Tara ground in Ranchi on Friday morning. Speaking on the occasion, Prime Minister stresses the need to integrate yoga with health schemes.Prime Minister Modi that in the last five years the Government has integrated yoga with health and wellness to make it a pillar of preventive health care. Prime Minister Modi said, ... Read More »

Nepal celebrates 5th International Day of Yoga

The celebration committee formed by Government of Nepal will organise a procession and Yoga practice and preaching programme in Kathmandu to celebrate International Day of Yoga. Prime Minister K. P. Sharma Oli will grace the occasion as chief guest. Indian Ambassador Manjeev Singh Puri and other dignitaries will also attend the event. In historic Janakpur city, a special programme will ... Read More »

Nepal all set to celebrate 5th International Day of Yoga tomorrow

The celebration committee formed by Government of Nepal will organise a procession and Yoga practice and preaching programme in Kathmandu to celebrate International Day of Yoga. Prime Minister K. P. Sharma Oli will grace the occasion as chief guest. Indian Ambassador Manjeev Singh Puri and other dignitaries will also attend the event. In historic Janakpur city, a special programme will ... Read More »

Preparations in full swing for 5th International Day of Yoga tomorrow

The event is expected to witness participation of over 30 thousand people and several state dignitaries, besides the Yoga Organisations and Yoga Gurus. The venue of the main celebrations is the Prabhat Tara ground of Ranchi. Special attention has been given to the convenience of the participants and overall security. Khadi yoga mats will be used in place of the ... Read More »

MPS Infotecnics bags orders from Omni Business International

MPS Infotecnics has received orders from Omni Business International, Hong Kong for purchasing of 150 & 250 Blackberry Keypad Handsets vide Purchase order No P0190044 & P0190045 at the price of $50,250 & $83,750 respectively aggregating to $1,34,000. MPS Infotecnics (formerly known as Visesh Infotecnics) operates as an information technology solution provider. It offers product support, IT enabled services, and ... Read More »

Nepal: Number of programmes organised to celebrate International Day of Yoga.

Embassy of India in Kathmandu organised a programme on Yoga Day. The event started with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s message on International Day of Yoga.  Besides school students, officials of Indian Embassy and their family members, a large number of Yoga enthusiasts from Nepal, China, United Kingdom, Australia and other countries also participated in the programme. Yoga students from Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre Kathmandu, Patanjali Yoga ... Read More »

Yuvraj retires from International Cricket

One of the finest cricketers to have played white-ball cricket, Yuvraj Singh has announced his retirement from international cricket. Overall, Yuvraj Singh played 40 Tests, 304 ODIs and 58 T20 Internationals for India from 2003 to 2017. In 2007, Yuvraj Singh showed his big tournament mentality when he hit Stuart Broad for 6 sixes in Durban during the first ever ... Read More »

‘It’s time to move on’: Yuvraj Singh retires from international cricket

NEW DELHI: Stylish left-handed batsman Yuvraj Singh on Monday announced his retirement from international cricket, bringing down the curtain on a glittering career. Making the announcement in Mumbai, Yuvraj said, “After 25 years in and around the 22 yards and almost 17 years of international cricket on and off, I have decided to move on. This game taught me how ... Read More »

PM Modi addresses Maldivian Parliament; calls for international treaty on terrorism

He appealed humanists to have a time bound Global Conference and a comprehensive system on the lines of Climate change to tackle terrorism.  Prime Minister Modi called upon Maldivian Parliament Members to work towards combating Terrorism and Cimate change besides working towards maintaining peace and calm in Indo- Pacific region.  He also stressed the need for strengthening People to people ... Read More »

International Federation of Hockey men’s series finals begins today

Poland, Russia, Uzbekistan South Africa, Japan, USA, Mexico including host country India will battle it out for two places in the FIH Olympic Qualifiers scheduled to be held in October-November later this year.   First match will be played between South Africa and USA 08.45 in the morning.  The second match will be held between Poland and Uzbekistan at 5.00 ... Read More »

West Coast Paper Mills to acquire stake in International Paper APPM

West Coast Paper Mills (WCPM) has entered into a share-purchase agreement to acquire about 51-60% stake in NYSE-listed International Paper’s (IP) Indian unit, International Paper APPM. The stake will be acquired from existing promoters -International Paper Investments (Luxembourg), SARL Luxembourg and IP International Holdings Inc, US. The deal is expected to be completed by the end of the year. West ... Read More »

International Paper APPM’s promoters enter into agreement with West Coast Paper Mills

International Paper APPM’s Promoters namely International Paper Investments (Luxembourg) S.a.r.l. and IP International Holdings Inc. (Sellers) have executed a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) on May 29, 2019 with West Coast Paper Mills. Luxembourg and IP International Holdings Inc. hold 21,856,033 equity shares of Rs 10 each and 7,971,496 equity shares of Rs 10 each respectively, comprising 75% of the issued ... Read More »

Eros International Media gains on the BSE

Eros International Media is currently trading at Rs. 71.40, up by 0.20 points or 0.28% from its previous closing of Rs. 71.20 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 71.05 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 71.70 and Rs. 70.75 respectively. The BSE group ‘B’ stock of face value Rs. 10 has touched a 52 week ... Read More »

Eros International Media reports 14% rise in Q4 consolidated net profit

Eros International Media has reported results for fourth quarter and year ended March 31, 2019. The company has reported a fall of 49.10% in its net profit at Rs 18.12 crore for the quarter under review as compared to Rs 35.60 crore for the same quarter in the previous year. Total income of the company marginally decreased by 0.17% at ... Read More »

Oman author Joka Alharthi wins Booker International Prize 2019

Jokha Alharthi, the first Arabic-language writer to take the prize, will split the 50,000 pound (USD 64,000) purse with her UK-based translator, Marilyn Booth. Historian Bettany Hughes, who led the judging panel, said Tuesday that the winning novel was “a book to win over the head and the heart in equal measure.” “Celestial Bodies” beat five other finalists from Europe ... Read More »

International Biodiversity Day being observed today

The theme for 2019 is “Our Biodiversity, Our Food, Our Health” emphasising the diversity provided by our natural systems for human existence and wellbeing on earth, while contributing to other Sustainable Development Goals, including climate change mitigation and adaptation and ecosystems restoration. When first created by the Second Committee of the UN General Assembly in late 1993, 29 December (the ... Read More »

2nd India Open International Boxing Tournament begins in Guwahati

The Second India Open International Boxing tournament will be held in Guwahati from Monday to 24th of this month. 200 players from 16 countries will take place in the event.    India will field a strong contingent of 38 men and 37 women in the tournament including Mary Kom in 51-kilogram category.  The competition will be held in a total of ... Read More »

2nd India Open International Boxing Tournament to start today

The Second India Open International Boxing tournament will be held in Guwahati from Monday to 24th of this month. 200 players from 16 countries will take place in the event.    India will field a strong contingent of 38 men and 37 women in the tournament including Mary Kom in 51-kilogram category.  The competition will be held in a total of ... Read More »

Ircon International planning to raise funds by issuing fresh equity shares

Ircon International is planning to raise funds by issuing fresh equity shares, piggybacking on the government’s proposal to dilute its stake to 75% through follow-on public offer route. The government, which holds 89.18% stake in Ircon International, is required to bring it down to 75% under the Sebi’s minimum public shareholding norms. In view of the proposal of Ircon to ... Read More »

2nd India Open International Boxing Tournament to start tomorrow

The Second India Open International Boxing tournament will be held in Guwahati from Monday to 24th of this month. 200 players from 16 countries will take place in the event.    India will field a strong contingent of 38 men and 37 women in the tournament including Mary Kom in 51-kilogram category.  The competition will be held in a total of ... Read More »

IndiGo launches summer sale across 53 domestic, 17 international destinations

InterGlobe Aviation (IndiGo) has launched three-day Summer Sale across its 53 domestic and 17 international destinations. The three-day summer sale kick-off on May 14, 2019 and continue till May 16, 2019. Passengers can avail the compelling all-inclusive fares starting at Rs 999 on domestic and international routes including Delhi-Ahmedabad, Mumbai-Hyderabad, Hyderabad-Dubai, Chennai-Kuwait, Delhi-Kuala Lumpur and Bengaluru-Male among many others. InterGlobe ... Read More »

International human rights groups urge Sri Lanka to protect asylum seekers

In a joint appeal, the organizations raised concerns over the safety of the refugees and asylum seekers saying they have been unfairly targeted and displaced after the attacks, with landlords under local pressure to evict them from their homes. It said about 1,200 people from Pakistan and Afghanistan have fled their homes due to the fear, threats and intimidation they ... Read More »

Two Persons with huge hawala money on International Border apprehended

Shillong, : The Border Security Force troops showing extra alertness to prevent any trans-border crime on the International Border. Acting on a tip-off regarding illegal excess money generated from coal & stone business the vigilant BSF troops 11 BN deployed at Borsora in South West Khasi Hills Distt of Meghalaya on 7th May’2019 ,at about 1645 hrs, apprehended 02 Indian ... Read More »

KEC International to raise Rs 500 crore via NCDs

KEC International has received approval to raise funds through issuance of Non-Convertible Debentures (NCDs) for an amount of upto Rs 500 crore, on private placement basis. The Board of Directors of the Company at its meeting held on May 08, 2019 has approved the same. KEC International is a global infrastructure EPC major. It has presence in power transmission and ... Read More »

Lankan President appeals international community to lift travel warning

In a meeting with the diplomatic community in Colombo on Tuesday, the President said that tourists are returning to Sri Lanka and he urged the foreign missions to eliminate any hurdles preventing others from also visiting the country. He said security in the country has been strengthened and he has taken steps with the security forces to ensure the security of ... Read More »

R Systems International to acquire IBIZ Consultancy Services

R Systems International has received approval for acquisition of 100% shares of IBIZ Consultancy Services India from IBIZ Consulting Pte., Singapore, step down wholly-owned subsidiary. Accordingly, IBIZ Consultancy Services India will become direct wholly-owned subsidiary of the company. The Board of Directors of the company at its meeting held on May 02, 2019 has approved the same. R Systems International ... Read More »

Ircon International secures International Railway Contract worth $91.27 million

Ircon International has been awarded an International Railway Contract worth around $91.27 million (equivalent to Rs 635 crore) from Sri Lanka Railways under the Ministry of Transport & Civil Aviation, Government of Sri Lanka. The contract is for up-gradation of the Northern Railway line from Maho-Omanthai in Sri Lanka. Under the contract, IRCON will upgrade single line broad gauge track ... Read More »

International Labour Day being observed today

The day is a celebration of laborers and the working class that is promoted by the international labor movement, socialists, and labour organisations to give a fresh call to labour rights.    Several programms are being organised across the world to acknowledge the contribution of the laboures in development of the society. The theme of International Labour Day this year ... Read More »

“The piano ain’t got no wrong notes!” International Jazz Day being celebrated

Here’s how you can participate in the celebration: 1) Like/Follow International Jazz Day on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for updates on how people are celebrating around the world. You can exchange with others about jazz’s impact, share posts and re-tweet material to your friends with #JazzDay. 2) Organize an International Jazz Day event in your community. From concerts to classes, no event is too big ... Read More »

Dance like nobody’s watching! International Dance Day being celebrated today

It aims to bring people together with a common language – dance.  In 1982, the Dance Committee of International Theatre Institute founded International Dance Day to be celebrated every year on the 29 April, the birthday of Jean-Georges Noverre (1727-1810), creator of modern ballet. Every year a message is given by a dancer to mark the day. This yera, Karima Mansour ... Read More »

Coromandel International reports 23% rise in Q4 consolidated net profit

Coromandel International has reported results for fourth quarter and year ended March 31, 2019. The company has reported a rise of 25.59% in its net profit at Rs 107.23 crore for the quarter under review as compared to Rs 85.38 crore for the same quarter in the previous year. Total income of the company increased by 8.66% at Rs 2,642.41 ... Read More »

Speedcast International signs partnership agreement with Nelco

Speedcast International has signed a partnership agreement with Nelco to offer seamless global communications while at sea in Indian waters. In this partnership, the company will also extend to its customers Speedcast’s industry-leading products and services, which include cybersecurity, crew welfare, content solutions and data and voice applications. Under this agreement, Speedcast will integrate with the company’s network to allow ... Read More »