Fire death toll at 56 and counting in Northern California

Fire death toll at 56 and counting in Northern California

Thursday, 15 November 2018 | AP | MAGALIA, California

Cool weather helped fire crews gain ground Thursday against the nation's deadliest wildfire in a century, as the search went on for more bodies in the ashes of Paradise and surrounding communities. At least 56 people were killed, with 130 others missing a week after the flames swept through. The nearly...

Half-day for Delhi offices on Thursday

Half-day for Delhi offices on Thursday

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | IANS | New Delhi

The Delhi government on Wednesday announced a half-day for its offices on Thursday on account of 'Phool Waalon Ki Sair' festival celebration. 'Phool Waalon Ki Sair' is a seven-day festival which started on Monday during which Hindus and Muslims together offer a 'floral chaadar' and 'pankha' at the Dargah of Khwaja...

D-Day for May as she seeks backing for draft Brexit deal

D-Day for May as she seeks backing for draft Brexit deal

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | AP | LONDON

British Prime Minister Theresa May said Wednesday that a draft divorce deal with the European Union delivers the Brexit that Britons voted for, as she tried to persuade her divided Cabinet that it must back the agreement or plunge the U.K. into political and economic uncertainty. May called a special Cabinet...

Deepika, Ranveer set for 'band, baaja, baaraat' in Italy

Deepika, Ranveer set for 'band, baaja, baaraat' in Italy

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | IANS | New Delhi

A six year-long love story will culminate with a wedding on Wednesday when actors Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh tie the knot in a dreamy Lake Como setting in Italy amidst a tight circle of family and friends. The actors, adored for their on-screen chemistry in movies like "Goliyon Ki Raasleela...

Pedro Pascal may lead new 'Star Wars' TV series

Pedro Pascal may lead new 'Star Wars' TV series

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | PTI | Los Angeles

Pedro Pascal has reportedly been offered to headline "Star Wars" TV series "The Mandalorian". Sources told Variety, the "Narcos" star has been finalised for the role and the talks are underway. Written by Jon Favreau, the series is set after the fall of the Empire and before the emergence of the First...

Google inspires kids to explore space on Children's Day

Google inspires kids to explore space on Children's Day

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | IANS | New Delhi

Google on Wednesday celebrated Children's Day in India with a doodle inspiring children to explore space. This year, the search engine's theme for the day's doodle was "What Inspires You".  A student from Mumbai, who won the 2018 Doodle 4 Google competition showed her fascination with space exploration. The doodle shows a...

I enjoy being on this medium: PM to Twitter CEO

I enjoy being on this medium: PM to Twitter CEO

Tuesday, 13 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday told Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey who called on him here that he enjoys being on the micro-blogging website and has made "great friends" on it. The prime minister later tweeted that he was delighted to meet Dorsey. "Happy to see the passion with which you're leading @Twitter....

BMW India launches online sales channel

BMW India launches online sales channel

Tuesday, 13 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

German luxury car maker BMW on Tuesday announced launch of its online sales channel in India. BMW India's online sales channel will allow customers to browse all products, choose a preferred dealership and even book a test drive online, the company said in a statement. "Digitalisation will be a key differentiator in...

State Editions

Odisha releases Biotech Policy to attract investors

16 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

In brief

16 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Save Constitution team welcomed in city

16 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

BJP seeks impartial probe into ‘Daru’ fixing

16 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Why are Europeans white? A genetic study

16 November 2018 | GYANENDRANATH MITRA | Bhubaneswar

Mayfair offers to invest Rs 525 cr

16 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

70 shanties gutted in Rohini blaze

11 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

6-day fest to celebrate Urdu heritage, culture begins in city

11 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Statue of Unity sees 27K visitors on Sat

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

BJP gets control of all civic bodies in J&K's Kathua

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

T grand alliance partners hold talks, CPI demands more seats

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer