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Pak Air space restriction: Intl’ airlines can fly below 29 thousand feet

New Delhi: Pakistan has made a restriction in the Air space on the flying of international airlines below the 29 thousand feet on Sunday. As per reports, Pakistan has restricted its whole of the Air space. Before this, they had made a restriction on Karachi’s Air space, below 33 thousand feet. Now the restriction has

Uneasy calm prevails on International Border in Jammu

Jammu: An uneasy calm prevailed on Sunday on the International Border (IB) in Jammu districts as authorities said that there were no cross-border firing or shelling during the last 24 hours. Although majority of border residents continued to live in their homes despite the heightened tension, over 12,000 people living in villages of Akhnoor and

Ashmah International School visits Int’l Dolls Museum

Mohali: Students of Ashmah International School ,Sector 70 visited the Doll’s Museum in Sector 23, Chandigarh which was an unforgettable experience. It houses splendid dolls and puppets covering the variant art of more than 25 countries. Students were delighted to see the colorful dolls of different states of India and from the other parts of

First International Sikh Conclave begins on Thursday in Bihar

Patna: Nearly 150 Sikh luminaries from all walks of life from India and abroad are likely to participate in the first three-day international Sikh conclave in Patna, beginning on September 22. Talking to media persons here, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday said the state government is organising this conclave ahead of the 350th

Preparations underway for international Kullu Dussehra

Shimla: The week-long International Kullu Dussehra festival will witness the ‘Trans Himalayan Cultural festival’ as well this year. During the festival over 200 local deities of Kulllu valley congregate once in a year at the time of Kullu Dussehra. The Dussehra festivities will commence from October 11 in Kullu and efforts are afoot to invite

Afridi hints at exit from all international cricket

Karachi: Flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi today hinted at a possible agreement with the Pakistan Cricket Board which could see him make a graceful exit from all international cricket. Afridi told the media here that there was no pressure from him on the Board for any agreement nor any pressure on him from the PCB but

First 8-minute free drive time just a gimmick at Int’l Airport parking

Chandigarh: The first eight minutes of free drive time at International Airport in Chandigarh is just a gimmick by the parking contractor. The Rs 60 parking fee ticket mentions that first eight minutes of dropping facility is free of charges but practically it is not possible to complete the dropping cycle in eight minutes. As a

Anil Kapoor proud of Priyanka Chopra’s international success

Mumbai: Anil Kapoor is proud of international success of Priyanka Chopra and the actor says he is happy with the way the actress is working on her career. Priyanka has been creating waves on the international scene since her American TV debut “Quantico”. Heaping praise on his 34-year-old “Dil Dhadakne Do” co-star, Anil told reporters

Anil Kapoor proud of Priyanka Chopra’s international success

Mumbai: Anil Kapoor is proud of internationalsuccess of Priyanka Chopra and the actor says he is happy with the way the actress is working on her career. Priyanka has been creating waves on the international scene since her American TV debut “Quantico”. Heaping praise on his 34-year-old “Dil Dhadakne Do” co-star, Anil told reporters here, “Whatever

Two Russian canoeists suspended from international competitions

Moscow:  Russias canoeists Natalya Podolskaya and Alexander Dyachenko, who missed the Rio Olympics, have been barred from all international competitions by the International Canoe Federation, the president of the All-Russia Canoe Federation Yevgeny Arkhipov said on Tuesday. “The federation has taken a harsh stance only towards two athletes, Podolskaya and Dyachenko,” Arkhipov said, reports Tass.

Myntra launches two international brands

New Delhi, Leading e-tailer Flipkart’s fashion and lifestyle products’ subsidiary Myntra on Monday announced the addition of two new international brands — TOMS and Meters/bonwe — on its platform. TOMS was launched 10 years ago with the iconic canvas slip-on called the Alpargata and is expanding into new shoe silhouettes and product categories. Meters/bonwe group

Nita distributes medals at Rio Olympics victory ceremony

Newly-elected InternationalOlympic Committee (IOC) member Nita Ambani today distributed the medals to women’s 400m freestyle podium finishers at the Rio Games here to become the first Indian woman to do the honours at an Olympic victory ceremony. Ambani, who became the first Indian woman to join the IOC when she was elected to the prestigious

Breaking: Messi retires from international football

 London: Argentina and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi retired from international duty after missing in a penalty shootout as Chile won the Copa America final. “For me the national team is over. I’ve done all I can, it hurts not to be a champion,” Messi said on Sunday night. The 29-year-old was making his 112th appearance

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International book prize for Indian author

Bengaluru: Indian columnist and author Dinesh C Sharma has been named winner of the Computer History Museum Book Prize for his book, The Outsourcer: The Story of India’s IT Revolution. The prize was given by the Special Interest Group for Computers, Information and Society (SIGCIS) for the History of Technology. It was presented to Sharma at

Explore space on your smartphone with NASA’s Apple TV app

Washington: The US space agency has released its popular NASA app for a new platform – the fourth-generation Apple TV – that will provide you access to NASA TV on your TV as well live views from the International Space Station (ISS). This version joins the app’s other versions available for iOS in iPhone and

Harsimrat Kaur Badal marks yoga day at Bathinda

Bathinda: Union Food Processing Industries Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal participates in the mass yoga demonstration at Rose Garden park on the occasion of International Yoga Day, in Bathinda on Tuesday

Himachal Pradesh marks International Yoga Day  

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday observed the second International Yoga Day, with union minister Rao Inderjit Singh taking part in yoga exercises here. Former Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal also took part in the event, which was held amid cloudy conditions.  No minister from the Congress-ruled state was present on the occasion. Governor Acharya Devvrat

Modi announces National, International awards for Yoga  

Chandigarh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced two yoga awards – one international and another national – to be given away on the occasion of International Yoga Day. Modi said this while addressing some 30,000 yoga enthusiasts at the Capitol Complex here on the event of the second International Yoga Day.  “Today, on behalf

PU all set to celebrate International Yoga Day

Chandigarh: As part of International Day of Yoga celebrations, the Panjab University (PU), Chandigarh would organise Yoga Camp at PU Cricket Ground from 6 to 8 am on June 21. There would be no restrictions and the entry is open for all the students, teachers, alumni, their family members and general public. No registration is

Embrace yoga for better life, Modi says

Chandigarh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged people to embrace yoga for better physical and mental health as he led thousands here on Tuesday morning to mark the second International Yoga Day. Simultaneously, hundreds of thousands across the country began the day with yoga exercises. Modi oversaw some 30,000 yoga enthusiasts in Chandigarh’s Capitol Complex performing