Government Caught Unawares, Yet Again!

Indian government’s ignorance and lackadaisical attitude is in focus once again with February 9, 2016 approaching near. It is the date when the government will yet again have to explain its agreements with social media sites that it is increasingly using for information dissemination.

India rescues distraught Indian woman, daughter dumped in German refugee camp
India rescues distraught Indian woman, daughter dumped in German refugee camp

Immediately after reaching Germany, she was allegedly dumped at a refugee camp in Frankfurt. 

Dawood Ibrahim prepares for birthday party in Pakistan

Even as the Indian government continues to put pressure on Islamabad to hand over Dawood Ibrahim to it, the don gets ready to celebrate his 60th birthday on December 26 at an undisclosed location, probably in Pakistan.

Narasimha Rao backed decision to reject Dawood Ibrahim’s conditional offer of surrender: Sharad Pawar
Narasimha Rao backed decision to reject Dawood Ibrahim’s conditional offer of surrender: Sharad Pawar

Pawar says that his decision to reject 1993 Mumbai blasts mastermind Dawood Ibrahim's conditional offer of surrender was supported by the then prime minister PV Narasimha Rao.

''India should support comprehensive transgender rights bill''

The Indian government must ensure that the transgender community participates in and is meaningfully consulted on the new law`s provisions, ICJ said.

Decision on India-Pakistan series to be taken by PM Narendra Modi: Reports
Decision on India-Pakistan series to be taken by PM Narendra Modi: Reports

According to report in Indian media, the BCCI is unlikely to get the clearance from the Indian government.

Make In India becomes the 1st non-US based brand to get Twitter emoji!
Make In India becomes the 1st non-US based brand to get Twitter emoji!

The Indian government on Wednesday became the first non-US based brand to have a Twitter emoji -- #MakeInIndia -- which aims to promote the country as a global manufacturing hub.

Deleting WhatsApp messages could become illegal under India’s new encryption policy!
Deleting WhatsApp messages could become illegal under India’s new encryption policy!

Indian government has formulated a new policy to ensure that its law enforcement agencies have easy access to encrypted information. But with this, your sense of privacy and security will remain at stake.

Crackdown only on child pornography, no plan to ban adult porn sites: Govt to SC
Crackdown only on child pornography, no plan to ban adult porn sites: Govt to SC

The Central government has no plans to prevent citizens from watching pornography in private, it has told the Supreme Court.

 ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ effect: Salman Khan, Kabir Khan to spread Geeta’s story
‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ effect: Salman Khan, Kabir Khan to spread Geeta’s story

‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ has found an unexpected coincidence with a real-life story of an Indian woman named Geeta stranded in Pakistan and the film's director Kabir Khan said that they're trying to spread the story across various media platforms so that her family can get in touch.

DNA: Floods create havoc in different parts of India

Heavy rains has created flood like situation across India hampering normal life.

Also watch Indian government and NSCN(IM) sign 'historic' Naga peace accord .

Yakub Memon's hanging will have consequences for India: Chhota Shakeel
Yakub Memon's hanging will have consequences for India: Chhota Shakeel

Underworld don Chhota Shakeel has issued a warning to India hours after 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon was hanged to death at the Nagpur Central Jail early Thursday warning.

Bilateral cricket series: PCB waiting for clearance from Indian government, says 'politics should be kept aside'
Bilateral cricket series: PCB waiting for clearance from Indian government, says 'politics should be kept aside'

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shahryar Khan has said that they are waiting for a clearance from the BJP-led Indian Government to the MoU to host bi-lateral series between the two countries.

Now you know why doctors prescribe costly medicines!

Zee Media Bureau

New York: Do you often think why your physician has prescribed you a costly medicine when there are other cheaper options available?

The answer has a lot to do with his/her training, says a study.

Around 50 million suffer from common mental disorders: Govt

Around 50 million people suffer from common mental disorders like depression and anxiety, and more than 7,000 people committed suicide last year, government said Friday.

Yoga Day preparations on full swing, huge participation might make world record

With only two days left to the celebrations of the International Yoga Day, preparations are on a full swing. Every organisation associated with event is up on it's toes to ensure the success of the event, planned on such a large scale.

Indo-US business poised to grow fivefold: USIBC

The bi-lateral trade between India and the United States is poised to grow fivefold from the current USD100 billion to USD500 billion, a Indo-US business body has said.

US asks India to consider more steps to facilitate trade

The US has said it is encouraged by the economic reforms being pursued by the Indian government, and appealed to it to consider taking additional steps towards facilitating trade.