Insurgents, militants funded by drug and fake currency trade

Insurgent and militant groups in the country, including those in the north east get huge funds from illicit trade in drugs and fake currency, Assam Additional Director General of Police Mukul Sahay said on Tuesday.

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was not denied entry at Cannes, say representatives
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was not denied entry at Cannes, say representatives

Former beauty queen Aishwarya Rai Bachchan who turned a number of heads at Cannes gala this year, was reportedly denied entry inside the India Pavilion at the festival last month.

President meets business delegation ahead of his visit

 President Pranab Mukherjee has said that there is great potential for business as well as academic cooperation between India and Sweden and Belarus, the two countries he is visiting from Sunday.

Relief materials from FICCI to Nepal

 The FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO), North East Chapter in association with the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) has organised a mobilisation exercise of relief materials for the earthquake survivors of Nepal.

Dr Subhash Chandra addresses FICCI Ladies Organisation 31st anniversary

Essel Group Chairman Dr Subhash Chandra on Thursday addressed the 31st anniversary of FICCI Ladies Organisation 31st anniversary held in FICCI's auditorium in Delhi.

Imparting skills to women in administration, agriculture will raise GDP: NCW

Imparting training to women in planning and administration as also provision of technical skills to women engaged in agriculture will help increase country's GDP, Lalitha Kumaramangalam, chairperson of National Commission for Women (NCW), underlined on Wednesday.

FICCI Frames 2015 to encourage new ideas

A unique initiative enabling participants to pitch their ideas, stories and concepts to various organisations shall be introduced at the upcoming FICCI Frames 2015, the three-day global media and entertainment convention starting here March 25, an official said here Saturday.

DU to soon have policy on registration of patents

What research exactly is patentable? What are the legal issues involved? If the student pursues a research using university infrastructure, is the outcome students' intellectual property?

Govt considering to set up Innovation Health Fund: Home Secy

With the need to making health care affordable and accessible to all, Union Health Secretary Lov Verma today said the Government is considering to set up an 'Innovation Health Fund' under the national health policy.

Learning martial arts is necessity for women: Asha Bhosle

Legendary singer Asha Bhosle is all for women empowerment. While the 81-year-old believes that women must learn to strike the right balance between their personal and professional lives, she says learning a martial art has become essential for the safety of women.

10 crore houses in rural India do not have toilets: Official

Around 10 crore households in rural India do not have toilets for which the government will need to spend Rs 1,50,000 crore to eliminate open defecation by 2022, a top government official said on Tuesday.

India Pavilion a great success at Cannes: FICCI

The India Pavilion at the 67th Cannes Film Festival organised by the information and broadcasting ministry has been a big draw over the past three days, the co-organisers Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) said on Monday.

Right Fit

Vikas Godbole and Vaibhav discuss some parameters that hold key to developing competent resource for businesses.

Aeroplane Keeper

An Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) is responsible for maintaining an aircraft. Prachi Rege tracks the scope of the career and the course that qualifies you for the job

AIFF facilitates TFA for its contribution to Indian football

Tata Football Academy was felicitated for its contribution to the game in the country by All India Football Federation and FICCI Sports Committee at a sports awards function held in New Delhi on Thursday, a company release said here.

Archer Deepika named sportsperson of the year

Ace archer Deepika Kumari was on Thursday named Sportsperson of the Year while cricket legend Rahul Dravid was conferred with the Lifetime Achievement award at the India Sports Awards being Presented by FICCI here Thursday.

AIFF awarded best National Sports Federation

All India Football Federation (AIFF) was on Thirsday named the best National Sports Federation, while Indian captain Sunil Chhetri bagged the Footballer of the Year award at the Indian Sports awards here.

Need to rebuild trust in India story: Narendra Modi

Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that when the nation had entered 21st century people had developed a trust that India can do something, but sadly, at the end of the first decade of the century, the country is still grappling with many questions.

Rahul Gandhi spoke with clarity, say many industry leaders

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi`s speech Saturday evoked kudos from many among his audience at the FICCI annual general meeting here with business leaders saying that he had cleared some misconceptions of the past and spoken with clarity and candour.