BCCI officials don't need COA approval to call SGM: Rai

New Delhi, Mar 30 In a significant statement, the head of Committee of Administrators (COA) Vinod Rai today made it clear that the BCCI officials don't need their approval to convene a Special...

Mar 30, 2017 4:05 PM | Newsscroll

'Bring pre-primary, secondary sections under ambit of RTE Act'

New Delhi, Mar 30 The need for bringing pre-primary and secondary sections under the ambit of the Right To Education (RTE) Act was highlighted at a convention here today.A status report on the...

Mar 30, 2017 4:00 PM | Newsscroll

SFI activists arrested for picketing in support of farmers

Coimbatore, Mar 30 About 30 activists of Students Federation of India were arrested today when they tried to stage a picketing near Town Hall here protesting against the "negligence" of Centre and...

Mar 30, 2017 3:52 PM | Newsscroll

People leaving behind phones, rings, puppies in cabs: Uber

New Delhi, Mar 30 Phones, rings and bags are among the most common items customers have left behind in Uber cabs in India, according to a list published by the ride hailing app which also includes...

Mar 30, 2017 3:45 PM | Newsscroll

Two day Smart India Hackathon 2017 from April one

Coimbatore, Mar 30 The two-day 'Smart India Hackathon 2017,' the world's largest digital product building competition, would begin here from April one.Hackathon is a 36 hour non-stop digital...

Mar 30, 2017 3:37 PM | Newsscroll

Inclusion, societal changes important for gender equality

New Delhi, Mar 30 Recognising the prevailing patriarchy in Indian democracy and society at large, a panel speaking on the topic of 'Women in Public Policy' today highlighted the need for equal...

Mar 30, 2017 3:36 PM | Newsscroll

Don't know if Virat was hinting at me: Smith

New Delhi, Mar 30 Beleaguered captain Steve Smith today said he was not sure if he was one of the "couple of individuals" from the Australian team who Virat Kohli did not want to be friends with,...

Mar 30, 2017 3:34 PM | Newsscroll

Over 3,100 new FPIs registered with Sebi in 11 mths of FY'17

New Delhi, Mar 30 More than 3,100 fresh foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) registered with capital markets regulator Sebi in the April-February period of the current fiscal, indicating that India...

Mar 30, 2017 3:31 PM | Newsscroll

President to inaugurate Namami Brahmaputra

Guwahati, Mar 30 President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the River festival 'Namami Brahmaputra'(Obesiance to Brahmaputra) here tomorrow. The festival, tagged as 'India's largest river festival'...

Mar 30, 2017 3:27 PM | Newsscroll

PFS divests entire stake in IEX for Rs 132.54 crore

(EDs: Changing company's short name in headline, paras 2,4)New Delhi, Mar 30 PTC India Financial Services (PFS) today said it has divested its entire stake in India Energy Exchange for Rs 132.54...

Mar 30, 2017 3:27 PM | Newsscroll