Live Oscars Awards 2017

27-02-2017

The 89th Academy Awards are underway. As Hollywood soaks in its biggest night of the year, we bring to you all the action from the star-studded ceremony, live. We Indians obviously have three reasons to look forward to the Oscars 2017, desi girls Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone (who is probably not attending the awards), and Dev Patel. Patel, who shot to fame with his 2009 film Slumdog Millionaire, was nominated for Best Actor In A Supporting Role for his work in Lion. The ceremony is being hosted by Jimmy Kimmel this year, his first stint on the Academy Awards' stage. The Oscars favourite of this year is the film La La Land, which swept the Golden Globes 2017 with all seven awards

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Google Has Punished 340 Fake News Sites Since November
January 26, 2017

Google took steps against 340 fake news site in November and December, the company said as part of a report on fraudulent advertising Wednesday. Close to 200 of those sites were permanently banned from using Google ads, the company said. Google, much like Facebook, has been under increased scrutiny for its role in the spreading of false and

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‘India A True Friend’: Details Of What Donald Trump Said In Call To PM Narendra Modi
January 25, 2017

US President Donald Trump called PM Narendra Modi last evening to discuss the road ahead for US and India HIGHLIGHTS US President Donald Trump Calls PM Modi, discusses road ahead. Defence and economic ties, security situation in Asia discussed. President Trump calls India 'true friend'; both leaders invite each other. US

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Oscar nominations announced; ‘La La Land’ leads with 14 nods
January 25, 2017

Los Angeles, (PTI) "La La Land", Damien Chazelle's dreamy ode to classic Hollywood musicals, swept the 89th Academy Awards nominations on Tuesday by becoming the only third movie in the Oscars history to bag a record 14 nods. The movie, about two artistes who fall in love while trying to make a career in Hollywood, bagged nominations in all the

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Cabinet apprised of the MoU between the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) for cooperation in the field of outer space
January 18, 2017

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has been apprised of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed on November 11, 2016 at Tokyo, Japan between the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) for cooperation in the field of outer space. The purpose of this MoU

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Cabinet approves India’s Membership in the International Vaccine Institute (IVI), South Korea
January 18, 2017

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval to the proposal for India’s taking full membership of the International Vaccine Institute (IVI) Governing Council. The move involves payment of annual contribution of US $ 5,00,000 to the International Vaccine Institute (IVI), Seoul, South

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Diplomatic Adviser to the French President calls on Prime Minister
January 18, 2017

Mr. Jacques Audibert, Diplomatic Adviser to the French President, called on Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today. The Prime Minister recalled his visit to France in 2015, and the visit of President Hollande as Chief Guest at the Republic Day on 2016, and said that the exchange of visits had laid the foundation for strengthening bilateral

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