India March 22(IM): Police claimed that he is an associate of Pulwama attack mastermind.
22/03/2019 2:05:00 PM
India March 22(IM): Domestic equity benchmarks (Sensex and Nifty) edged higher led by gains in Larsen & Toubro, HDFC, ITC, NTPC and HDFC Bank. The S&P BSE Sensex rose as much as 137 points or 0.36 per cent to 38,524.09 and the NSE Nifty 50 Index rose above its psychologically important level of 11,550 as the index advanced 0.39 per cent or 45 points to 11,566. In Wednesday's session, the Sensex and Nifty took a breather after a seven-day up move as they ended little changed owing to weekly expiry of derivative contracts.
22/03/2019 2:29:00 PM
India March 22(IM): Equinox is when our planet is as different as night and day. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has released a new image that shows the phenomenon in full glory. The Geostationary and Polar-Orbiting Weather Satellites were used to take the image.
22/03/2019 2:52:00 PM
India March 22(IM): Australian fast bowling great Glenn McGrath Wednesday picked India and England as the favourites to win the upcoming World Cup and said that the bowling unit will hold the key to the fortunes of Virat KohliÂs men in the 50-over showpiece. McGrath also said AustraliaÂs recent limited-overs series wins over India have improved their chances of winning the World Cup which begins on May 30 in the United Kingdom.
22/03/2019 2:22:00 PM
March 19 SBI Youth for India held an annual meet for its fellows and leaders of the well known NGOs and organisations to
India March 22(IM): Worn down by three years of indecision in London, European Union leaders on Thursday grudgingly offered the UK more time to ease itself out of the bloc, delaying by several weeks Â but not eliminating Â the threat of a chaotic British exit.
22/03/2019 2:58:00 PM
India March 22(IM): Akshay Kumar treated his fans with new film Kesari on Holi and the film recorded a rather promising first day. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted to say that Kesari has turned out to be the film to have the highest opening day collections so far: "Kesari roars... Sets the box office on fire... Emerges the biggest opener of 2019 [so far]." Kesari, which had restricted shows during the day because of Holi celebrations, picked up pace in the evening and garnered as much as Rs. 21 crore on its first day in theatres: "After limited shows in morning/noon [Holi festivities], the biz witnessed massive growth from 3 pm/4 pm onwards... Evening shows saw terrific occupancy... Thu Rs. 21.50 cr. India biz."
22/03/2019 2:14:00 PM
India March 22(IM): Air pollution levels and drug susceptibility testing are among several areas that India needs to make improvements in in its fight against tuberculosis (TB), according to a Lancet Commission report released on Thursday. The Lancet panel released report cards for 10 countries with high burden of tuberculosis.
22/03/2019 2:42:00 PM
Government Press Release
March 22(PIB): Indian Statistical Institute(ISI) today presented its Report on the sample size of Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) slip counting to the Chief Election Commissioner Shri Sunil Arora and Election Commissioners Shri Ashok Lavasa and Shri Sushil Chandra. The Report was presented by Prof. Abhay G. Bhatt, Head ISI, Delhi Centre. It may be recalled that in view of the varying demands for enhanced percentage of VVPAT Slip count during elections in the country, the Commission had engaged the Indian Statistical Institute to systematically analyse and scientifically examine the issue of VVPAT Slip verification with electronic count of the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs).
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