Parl passes bill to raise footwear standard to intl level

New Delhi, July 24 Parliament today approved a bill which aims at promoting the footwear industry and raise its standard to the international level.The Footwear Design and Development Institute...

Jul 24, 2017 6:06 PM | Newsscroll

Turkish leader wades into Qatar dispute with Gulf tour

Kuwait City, Jul 24 Turkey's president has waded into the diplomatic crisis gripping Qatar and four other Arab nations, travelling to Saudi Arabia and Kuwait as part of a three-country Gulf tour...

Jul 24, 2017 3:59 PM | Newsscroll

Report: German runaway girl in Iraq wants to go home

Berlin, Jul 24 A teenage German girl, who ran away after converting to Islam and was found by Iraqi troops in Mosul, has told a newspaper she wants to go home.German daily Sueddeutsche Zeitung...

Jul 24, 2017 2:06 PM | Newsscroll

Turkey puts on trial 17 staff from anti-Erdogan daily

Istanbul, Jul 24 Seventeen directors and journalists from one of Turkey's most respected opposition newspapers go on trial today after spending over eight months behind bars in a case which has...

Jul 24, 2017 10:49 AM | Newsscroll

Russia is resposible for 'hot war' in Ukraine: US envoy

Kiev, Jul 23 The new US special envoy on Ukraine said today that Russia is responsible for the "hot war" in the country's east, after fresh clashes between government forces and Russian-backed...

Jul 23, 2017 10:52 PM | Newsscroll

Exercise may help prevent dementia: study

Berlin, Jul 23 Exercising regularly not only enhances physical fitness but may also boosts brain metabolism, preventing cognitive impairment and dementia in old age, a study has found.Numerous...

Jul 23, 2017 12:26 PM | Newsscroll

UK palace releases Prince George's 4th birthday portrait

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jul 22 Britain's Prince George turned four today as his parents, Prince William and Kate, released a new official portrait showing the future British king beaming with a happy...

Jul 22, 2017 6:30 PM | Newsscroll

Seek, Discover and Explore at Madhya Pradesh Travel Mart this year

New Delhi [India], July 22 : The fourth edition of Madhya Pradesh Travel Mart themed 'Seek-Discover-Explore' will be held at Bhopal from October 27 to 29. Over 200 national and...

Jul 21, 2017 6:35 PM | Newsscroll

AVX to acquire transportation, sensing, control Division of TT Electronics

Tokyo [Japan], July 22 : AVX Corporation signed a definitive agreement to acquire the transportation, sensing and control division (hereinafter called TS&C), from the UK company, TT...

Jul 21, 2017 4:37 PM | Newsscroll

Isner fires 20 aces to blast into Newport semis

Washington, Jul 22 US top seed John Isner blasted 20 aces in defeating compatriot Dennis Novikov 6-4, 6-4, advancing to the ATP Hall of Fame Open semi-finals.Isner, ranked 21st, never faced a break...

Jul 22, 2017 9:59 AM | Newsscroll