Orlando (Florida), May 25 (IANS) As desktop virtualisation leader Citrix moves aggressively into the domain of enterprise mobility, Cloud and data analytics, the company is set to hire and invest more in India at a time when the country aims to digitally transform workplaces in a secure way. With a
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) He has been in the Hindi film industry for a quarter of a century and has delivered some memorable films like "Mohra", "Hu Tu Tu", "Hera Pheri" and "Dhadkan". After such a long stint, actor Suniel Shetty now feels that it is the small
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Hollywood actor Brad Pitt says business model of Hollywood studios does not allow them to support risky films like his forthcoming satirical comedy "War Machine". The American actor, who made a surprise appearance in India on Wednesday, says that it was one of the main
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Indian superstar Shah Rukh Khan says Hollywood has the potential to take over Bollywood if the industry people don't work on skills like screenplay writing, marketing, and use of technology. Shah Rukh also added that there is a "fear of Hollywood taking over Bollywood&
Vientiane, May 25 (IANS) Members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and dialogue partners committed to enhance their cooperation efforts in combating transnational crimes in a bid to maintain security at and across borders in the region. The 17th Senior Officials Meeting on Transnational
United Nations, May 24 (IANS) The UN has denied that its observers in Kashmir came under attack from Indian army in Kashmir, refuting the Pakistani allegations. Stephane Dujarric, the spokesperson for Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, told reporters on Wednesday that there was no evidence of an attack
EV 2.0 -- under which it plans to ramp up manufacturing and charging infrastructure. "The time has now arrived for EVs to become mainstream and Mahindra has the right technology and products for India," Pawan Goenka, Managing Director, Mahindra and Mahindra and Chairman, Mahindra Electric
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) Hollywood actor Brad Pitt says he has great respect for Indian film industry because it has its own unique language, but added that he would never be able to crack the code of Bollywood. Most of the people in the west associate Bollywood with dancing and singing, and Pitt also
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Indian coach Kripa Shankar Bishnoi has sent a list of three suggestions to the United World Wrestling (UWW) regarding changes in all weight categories. The UWW will discuss the proposed changes with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in this regard during the senior world
Gold coast, May 24 (IANS) India progressed to the quarter-finals after Indonesia finished third despite defeating Denmark 3-2 in the last match of the Group 1D of the Sudirman Cup mixed team badminton championship here on Wednesday.
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) In a major decision aimed at further easing doing business in India, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday abolished the 25-year-old Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB), obviating the need for prior clearance for Foreign Direct Investment in more than 90 per cent cases. Industry
Gold Coast (Australia), May 24 (IANS) Rio Olympics silver medallist P.V. Sindhu on Wednesday became the second Indian after her compatriot Saina Nehwal to be inducted in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Athletes' Commission. Sindhu emerged the highest voted player in the BWF Athletes' Commission
The trio of India's compound men's archery team of Abhishek Verma, Chinna Raju Srither and Amanjeet Singh struck gold in a closely-fought final on the penultimate day of the World Cup Stage 1 Championship in China's Shanghai on Saturday. After winning the World Cup, the team arrived in India
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the Joint Declaration of Intent (JDI) between Germany and India regarding their cooperation in the sector of alternative medicine. The announcement was made by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley after the cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The GST regime will be a game changer for real estate sector and the 12 per cent GST on construction projects meant for sale to buyers will boost the sector, National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO) said on Wednesday. "The GST will be a game changer for industry
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Private airline major Jet Airways on Wednesday announced introduction of its third non-stop daily service between Mumbai and London Heathrow, effective from October 29.
Islamabad, May 24 (IANS) The Pakistan Army on Wednesday claimed that two officials of the UN Military Observers Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) narrowly escaped after Indian troops fired at their vehicle while they were visiting areas along the Line of Control. A statement issued by the Inter-Services
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The central government has decided to allocate 2.5 per cent of Central Road Fund (CRF) proceeds for the development and maintenance of national waterways (NWs). The Union cabinet decision on Wednesday would provide approximately Rs 2,000 crore per annum for the development and
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) Information technology (IT) major HCL Technologies on Wednesday said that it will buy back 3.50 crore equity shares by offering a 17 per cent premium per unit. "The company is proposing to undertake the buy-back of up to 3,50,00,000 equity shares aggregating up to 2.48 per
United Nations, May 24 (IANS) Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus became the first African Director-General of the World Health Organisation (WHO)Aafter he defeated British and Pakistani candidates in Tuesday's elections in Geneva. Former Pakistan Health Minister Sania Nishtar was eliminated
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) In a bid to further ease doing business in India, the Union cabinet on Wednesday abolished the over 25-year-old Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) that vetted foreign direct investment (FDI) proposals.
Islamabad, May 24 (IANS) Pakistan parliament's national security panel has expressed its disappointment over the government's explanation about the performance of the country's legal team in alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav's case at the ICJ. The committee on Tuesday discussed the
Indian national Uzma, who was stuck in Pakistan, got permission from the Islamabad High Court to return to India. Appreciating the move, brother of Uzma, Wasim Ahmad on Wednesday expressed his heartfelt gratitude to the Indian government and said that the government has done more than expected. Ahmad
Shimla, May 24 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) will add one more feather to its cap by inaugurating another stadium, the fifth in the state, next month, an official said on Wednesday. The HPCA's new stadium at Gumma in Shimla district will be inaugurated by its former President
Islamabad, May 24 (IANS) A court here on Wednesday ordered the release of 350 Indian fishermen, who were jailed for illegal fishing.