20 Apr 2015
London: The much popular selfie stick, which is now considered a nuisance was first invented by a Japanese man in the 1980's to overcome a problem he faced in clicking photographs during his travel in Europe.
20 Apr 2015
Balrampur (UP): Terming the newly formed Janata Parivar a front of "political opportunism", BJP MP Yogi Adityanath on Monday said it was only a "parivar" of SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav.
15 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Congress and Samajwadi Party on Wednesday attacked BJP MP Yogi Adityanath for his remarks seeking barring of non-Hindus in Har Ki Pauri in Haridwar and questioned the "silence" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi over such remarks.
14 Apr 2015
Tokyo: A Japanese woman allegedly attacked her husband with a kitchen knife because of the terrible smell he had left in the toilet, police and reports said.
07 Apr 2015
Tokyo: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has assured Rajastan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on increased Japanese investment flow to her state saying his government was closely watching the changes in investment climate there.
22 Mar 2015
Jerusalem: An Israel-based company has created a 'smart belt' that can track a developing baby's heartbeat, sleep and motion round-the-clock, allowing doctors to monitor high-risk pregnancies without hospitalising women.
07 Dec 2011
The recurring affliction of Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and consequently high death rate has brought to light the ground reality of government vaccination programme in Uttar Pradesh.
03 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Already in the eye of a raging controversy over the 'Ghar Wapsi' programme, fiery Hindutva mascot and BJP MP Yogi Adityanath has now launched a campaign for declaring cow as 'Rashtra Mata', claiming his demand "embodies the sentiment of every Indian".
07 Apr 2015
New Delhi: In a bid to have direct interface with its customers, Japanese printer firm Konica Minolta on Tuesday said it has acquired the production printing business of Monotech Systems.
05 Apr 2015
Tokyo: Mieko Nagaoka, a 100-year-old Japanese female swimmer, finished a 1,500 meters swim in one hour, 15 minutes and 54.39 seconds in the masters swimming competition in Matsuyama, a media report said on Sunday.