Indian designers to give global face to Banarasi weaves
Indian designers to give global face to Banarasi weaves

 Age-old Banarasi weaves from Varanasi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's constituency, are poised for a facelift, courtesy a string of high-end Indian designers who are hoping to put their forces behind improving the livelihood of skilled workers and forging the global popularity of the fabric as a Make In India product.

Global powers, Iran to hold full session Monday: Tehran

World powers seeking to pin down a nuclear deal with Iran will hold their first full session of these negotiations on Monday, a senior Iranian official said.

Cricket World cup 2015: New Zealand obsessed by World Cup final
Cricket World cup 2015: New Zealand obsessed by World Cup final

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key decided not to attend Lee Kuan Yew`s funeral and left behind a bruising byelection defeat to be in Melbourne Sunday as he led his nation`s obsession with the World Cup final.

Russia `undermining` global world order: US

In some of its sharpest criticism to date, Washington accused Moscow on Friday of "undermining" the global order by supporting rebels in eastern Ukraine.

Global rainfall satellites need massive overhaul: Study

A new collaborative study warns that the existing system of space-based rainfall observation satellites requires a serious overhaul.

Indian kitchen goes global, ‘keema’, ‘papad’ now English words

Owing to the increasing popularity and demand of Indian food items at the global level, a number of Indian food names like "keema" and "papad" have been included in the Oxford English dictionary for the first time.

 Indian kitchen goes global, ‘keema’, ‘papad’ now English words
Indian kitchen goes global, ‘keema’, ‘papad’ now English words

Owing to the increasing popularity and demand of Indian food items at the global level, a number of Indian food names like "keema" and "papad" have been included in the Oxford English dictionary for the first time.

Film Bazaar concludes, bridges gap between global film industries

The eighth annual Film Bazaar, which concluded Monday, helped many filmmakers connect with producers, distributors and critics from various countries.

Film Bazaar concludes, bridges gap between global film industries

The eighth annual Film Bazaar, which concluded Monday, helped many filmmakers connect with producers, distributors and critics from various countries.

First ever detailed map of Mars` surface revealed!

The joint efforts of Arizona State University (ASU) and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) have brought out the most detailed global map of Mars` surface.

Anupamaa label goes global

Designer Anupamaa Dayal, whose label Anupamaa is known for it’s traveller-vibe look, has now gone global with the launch of its www.anumapaa.com site.

Going Global

Experts offer students various options on universities, courses, scholarships, bursaries, loans and competitive exams during the second phase of dna`s Global Education Seminars. Prachi Rege reports.

Pakistan`s `Burka Avenger` set to go global

Pakistan`s new cartoon superhero who fights bad guys disguised in a flowing black burka is set to go global, with plans afoot to broadcast the show in 60 countries.

Salman`s `Being Human` apparel range to go global next year

Salman`s social initiative `Being Human` Foundation plans to launch its range of apparels in international market by next year.

Rising temperature leads to fastest sea level rise

Kemp and colleagues developed the first continuous sea-level reconstruction for the past 2,000 years, and compared variations in global temperature to changes in sea level over that time period.

‘Pirates of the Caribbean-4’ earns record $256m at global box office

After one week of its release, The ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ sequel ‘On Stranger Tides’ has earned a record 256 million dollars worldwide, making it the fourth largest global opening ever.

Cell phones killing off global bee populations

The mobile phone may be a blessing for millions of people worldwide, but it has also become a deadly bane for bees, say experts.

New Delhi, Mumbai among world`s top global cities

Two Indian cities have made it to the list of top global cities index by the Annual Citi/Knight Frank Wealth Report.

Global military spending growth slowest since 2001

South America saw the largest increase in military spending growth last year.

Govt mulling opening up more sectors to global arms vendors

The government is examining
opening up more sectors for global arms vendors to fulfill
their offset obligations under the defence procurement policy,
Defence Minister A K Antony said on Wednesday.