US-led strikes kill up to 150 IS fighters in Syria: coalition

Washington, Jan 24 The US-led coalition has killed as many as 150 Islamic State fighters in an operation in the middle Euphrates River Valley in Syria, officials said today.According to a statement...

Jan 24, 2018 2:52 AM | Newsscroll

'Padmaavat's special screening in national capital, ahead of release

New Delhi [India], January 24 : After facing a lot of controversies and death threats, the makers of magnum opus 'Padmaavat' have finally screened the movie to a group of journalists in the...

Jan 24, 2018 2:34 AM | Newsscroll

'PM Modi assured Centre's support to investors'

Davos [Switzerland], Jan 24 : Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) Secretary Ramesh Abhishek said that in his meeting with the Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of top global...

Jan 24, 2018 2:34 AM | Newsscroll

Facebook's AI chief Yann LeCun steps down

New York [USA], Jan 24 : Head of Facebook's internal Artificial Intelligence (AI) research division, Yann LeCun, has decided to step down from the position in order to take on a dedicated...

Jan 24, 2018 2:34 AM | Newsscroll

New policies to create digital environment: SRK

Davos [Switzerland], Jan 24 : Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan on Tuesday said that the new policies proposed in the Fintech policy would lead to creation of a digital environment, which would...

Jan 24, 2018 1:56 AM | Newsscroll

Bringing Maha as investment destination: CM Fadnavis

Davos [Switzerland], Jan 24 : Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday said that the government was portraying the state as a major investment destination through investment...

Jan 24, 2018 1:56 AM | Newsscroll

WEF announces establishing Center for Fourth Industrial Revolution in partnership with Reliance

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 24 : Mukesh Ambani owned Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) on Wednesday, in partnership with the World Economic Forum, announced establishing a center for...

Jan 24, 2018 1:56 AM | Newsscroll

Cong, BJP call for shutdown over girl's suicide

Bhubaneswar, Jan 23 Opposition BJP and the Congress today slammed the BJD government in Odisha over the alleged suicide of a girl who had claimed to have been raped by "four men in uniform", staging...

Jan 24, 2018 1:49 AM | Newsscroll

US designates Indian-origin ISIS militant as global terrorist

Washington, Jan 23 The US today designated Indian- origin Islamic State militant from Britain Siddhartha Dhar along with a Belgian-Moroccan citizen as global terrorists and imposed sanctions on...

Jan 24, 2018 1:49 AM | Newsscroll

Historians, Royals on Karni Sena panel for 'Padmaavat'; fringe

wants ordinance banning the film(EDs: Adds updates of violence in Ahmedabad)Jaipur/Ahmedabad, Jan 23 Shree Rajput Karni Sena, which has been leading protests against 'Padmaavat', today named a six...

Jan 24, 2018 1:37 AM | Newsscroll

Lokesh meets PayPal vice-president

Davos [Switzerland], Jan 24 : Andhra Pradesh Information Technology (IT) Minister Nara Lokesh met with Paypal vice-president Richard Nash during his visit to Davos on Tuesday. Paypal is...

Jan 24, 2018 1:21 AM | Newsscroll

5 arrested in Mathura for looting people

Mathura, Jan 23 Five people have been arrested for looting people after alluring them of selling cars at throwaway prices through an online classifieds marketplace OLX, the police said.However,...

Jan 24, 2018 1:20 AM | Newsscroll

Pradhan holds meetings on WEF summit sidelines

By Barun JhaDavos, Jan 23 Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan today held meetings, including with the Global Chairman of Deloitte David Cruickshank, on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum (WEF)...

Jan 24, 2018 1:07 AM | Newsscroll

HP CM directs officials to root out drugs and mining mafias

Shimla, Jan 23 Himachal Pradesh Chief Minster Jai Ram Thakur today stressed on the need for cracking down on drugs and mining mafias in the state and directed officials to stake steps to refurbish...

Jan 24, 2018 1:02 AM | Newsscroll

2 dead, 19 injured in Kentucky school shooting; suspect held

Benton (US), Jan 23 A 15-year-old student opened fire with a handgun inside a rural Kentucky high school this morning, killing two of his classmates, injuring 19 and sending hundreds fleeing for...

Jan 24, 2018 1:05 AM | Newsscroll