Eugene Hernandez named new director of New York Film Festival

Washington D.C., Feb. 19 -- : The New York Film Festival named journalist and writer Eugene Hernandez as its new director, reported Variety magazine. This comes months after the stepping down of the ... Read More

Govt approves acquisition of 24 US-made MH-60 choppers for Navy

New Delhi, Feb. 19 -- : The Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) on Wednesday gave its nod to the acquisition of 24 US-made MH-60 Romeo multi-role helicopters worth around USD 2.5 billion for the India... Read More

CISF Constable shoots himself dead in Visakhapatnam

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Feb. 19 -- : S Satish, a Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) Constable, allegedly shot himself dead with his service rifle while on duty on Wednesday morning. Acc... Read More

Forex Market closed for Shivaji Jayanti

Mumbai, Feb. 19 -- The forex market remained closed on Wednesday for Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti, dealer informed. UNI NV JTS 1136 Published by HT Digital Content Services with permission fro... Read More

China to help fight locusts as major crops face danger

INDIA, Feb. 19 -- A team of experts from China is set to visit Pakistan to deliberate on the aerial management of locust swarms in the country. A senior official of the food security ministry told Daw... Read More

Notice To 127 People Nothing To Do With Citizenship: Aadhaar Authority

New Delhi, Feb. 19 -- The UIDAI said its Hyderabad office has sent notices to 127 people for allegedly obtaining Aadhaar numbers on "false pretences" but asserted these have nothing to do with citizen... Read More


Chennai, Feb. 19 -- STR fans are super-excited as his Maanaadu is all set and kickstarts its much-awaited shoot today. The official cast and crew announcement came in as a Pongal treat that had grabbe... Read More

Suniel Shetty tells fan off for getting too close while taking pictures, watch video

India, Feb. 19 -- Suniel Shetty reprimanded a fan for getting too close for comfort during a picture session. In a video that was shared on Instagram, a fan is seen touching the actor's arm while posi... Read More

Coast Guard nabs nine for mid-sea theft

Porbandar, Feb. 19 -- The Indian Coast Guard on Wednesday apprehended a fishing boat with 9 crews for allegedly being involved in a mid-sea theft in a dead foreign ship being towed to Alang ship-break... Read More

Andersen Global Enters Morocco; Expands Presence in Northern Africa

United States, Feb. 19 -- After continuing expansion throughout Southern, Eastern and Western Africa, Andersen Global strengthens its presence in Northern Africa via a Collaboration Agreement with Mor... Read More