After a Jean Dujardin repast, a taste of India at Cannes 2019

Cannes, May 16 -- Day 3 in Cannes started on an ominous note - it was wet and cold. I trudged at 8.15 to the JW Mariott where the Directors' Fortnight was going to kick off. The Directors' Fortnight i... Read More

US abstains from global pledge to curb online violence

Paris, May 16 -- The White House is not endorsing a global pledge to step up efforts to keep internet platforms from being used to spread hate, organize extremist groups and broadcast attacks, citing ... Read More

'John Wick: Chapter 3' - he's back and more brutal than ever

Pakistan, May 16 -- You can wait around and hope for a bigger, badder burst of action fireworks than 'John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum', but you would be kidding yourself. 'Wick 3', starring Keanu Re... Read More

NTA?UGC- NET 2019 admit card release delayed, here's when to download

India, May 16 -- National Testing Agency (NTA)?has not released the admit card for UGC?NET?Exam 2019 on its scheduled date May 15. Candidates were anxiously waiting to download their e-call letter for... Read More

Authorities should give the Afghan people their voice at the ballot boxes: U.S. Embassy

Afghanistan, May 16 -- The U.S. Embassy in Kabul has welcomed the finalization of the Kabul parliamentary election results and has urged the Afghan authorities to turn their attention to preparing for... Read More

National Human Rights Commission objects to Media Council Bill

Kathmandu, May 16 -- The National Human Rights Commission has taken serious exception to an amendment Bill to revise the Press Council Act, saying the proposed law is against democratic norms and the ... Read More

NIIT announces 20th National Scholarship in Nigeria

New Delhi, May 16 -- NIIT, a global leader in skills and talent development announced the 20th National Scholarship, to reward and encourage meritorious students in Nigeria desirous of building succes... Read More

Pune cafe brings hope, respect to those who beat mental illness

India, May 16 -- In an effort to rehabilitate people who have recovered from mental illness and overcome the stigma attached with the illness, a city-based NGO (non-governmental organisation) has empl... Read More

"We intend to bring uniformity and highest standards of excellence in education and training"

Singapore, May 16 -- Accreditation Council for Medical Affairs (ACMA), an internationally recognized, self-governing entity which offers the only accredited training and certification for pharmaceutic... Read More

Mother, newlyweds among 6 killed after Alaska planes crash

Anchorage, May 16 -- A newly married couple, a pilot who used his family's savings to buy his own plane, a devoted family man from Australia and an office manager at an insurance company with a vivaci... Read More