Through exhibits, Indian artist recollects a 'foreign' France

NEW DELHI:  Interactions with an unfamiliar land, nudging reminders of a 'different' space and time and an interplay between word and images melt together in artist Aishwarya Sultania's solo show here that kicked off on Thursday as part of an Indo-French art series.

HC orders status quo on Herald House

NEW DELHI:  In a relief to the Associated Journals Ltd (AJL), the Delhi High Court in an interim direction on Thursday ordered that status quo should be maintained until November 22 at the Herald House here from where the National Herald is published.

Fashion designer, help killed in south Delhi farmhouse; her tailor among 3 suspects

NEW DELHI: A fashion designer and her domestic help were found murdered at her farmhouse in south Delhi’s Vasant Kunj on Thursday morning. Three people, one of them her employee, have been arrested, police said.

Mizoram’s top election officer Shashank removed days before polls following protests

NEW DELHI: Top election officer of Mizoram Shashank was removed on Thursday, days before the state goes to polls, following widespread protests against him.

UP's Dudhwa National Park opens

LUCKNOW: The Dudhwa National Park in Uttar Pradesh opened on Thursday after a six-month break, an official said.

India to add 14 lakh IT jobs in New-Age technologies by 2027: Cisco study

BENGALURU: Driven by demand for a skilled workforce in emerging technologies such as cyber security, Internet of things (IoT) and Big Data, India will generate over 14 lakh new IT jobs by 2027, a Cisco-led study said on Thursday.

Producers Guild of India implements guidelines against sexual harassment

MUMBAI:  All Indian film production houses are bound to implement and enforce the 'The Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act 2013 (PoSH), the Producers Guild of India (PGI) declared on Thursday.

Misty Thursday morning in Delhi, air quality 'poor'

NEW DELHI:  It was a misty morning in the national capital on Thursday with the minimum temperature recorded at 16.2 degrees Celsius, three notches above the season's average, weather office said.

Bangladesh ready to begin Rohingya repatriation process

DHAKA: Bangladesh confirmed on Thursday that it was ready to begin the repatriation process of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar as scheduled.

Tiger found dead in Odisha

BHUBANESWAR:  Odisha's tiger re-introduction programme received a jolt as a three-year-old Royal Bengal Tiger brought from Madhya Pradesh died in the Satkosia Tiger Reserve in Angul district.

Why Ajit Jogi is the X factor in Chhattisgarh elections?

NEW DELHI: Among the four major states — Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Telangana— where polls are underway, the Congress should have had the best chance in Chhattisgarh. It lost the state by the smallest margin in 2013, both in terms of seat share and vote share.

BJP awaits star campaigner Narendra Modi, Congress bets on candidates in MP

BHOPAL/UJJAIN/INDORE : Most analyses about the Madhya Pradesh assembly polls are premature at this juncture. The slog overs for the November 28 contest haven’t yet begun. The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) star all-rounder, Narendra Modi, is yet to walk on to the field.

Money, woman friend angle on probe radar in sprinter’s suicide at JLN stadium

NEW DELHI: Delhi Police, investigating the death of sprinter Palender Chaudhary, said on Wednesday that they probing if the 18-year-old killed himself because of a financial crunch. Police is also probing if his death is linked to a possible tiff with a woman friend.

India masters rocket science with ISRO sucessfully launching GSAT-29 satellite

NEW DELHI: India on Wednesday, put a communication satellite in the orbit with its heaviest rocket and the new space mission is expected to serve the communication needs of people in the remote areas of the country.

​Cyclone Gaja set to hit Tamil Nadu, Puducherry; school, colleges shut

NEW DELHI: Cyclone Gaja is expected to make a landfall between Cuddalore and Pamban on Thursday night bringing heavy rainfall to Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, the weather department said, prompting authorities to shut schools and colleges in the area.

Indian female chef honoured with Michelin star

BANGKOK:  Chef Garima Arora, who heads the Bangkok based Gaa restaurant, has been awarded the prestigious Michelin star.

Shri Ramayana Express flagged off from Safdarjung station

NEW DE4LHI:  The Shri Ramayana Express, a special tourist train to run on the Ramayana circuit to cover major spots related to the Hindu epic was flagged off on Wednesday from Safdarjung Railway Station here, officials said.

Barrier lake flood damages highway linking China's Sichuan to Tibet

CHENGDU( CHINA): Traffic halted on the Sichuan-Tibet Highway on Wednesday after a flood discharged from a landslide-formed lake damaged a bridge, authorities said.

Will remain a 'vidyarthi' in next birth too: flautist Hariprasad Chaurasia

NEW DELHI:  Legendary flautist and Padma Vibhushan recipient Hariprasad Chaurasia, who believes his life is for learning classical music, will open on Sunday, alongside his disciple, a three-month music festival celebrating the ‘guru-shishya parampara, at the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Mumbai.

Rafale is not government-to-government deal: Congress

NEW DELHI:  The Congress on Wednesday claimed the agreement to purchase the 36 French Rafale jets was not a government-to-government deal.


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