25th Jan-National, International and Sports News Round-up
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande jointly inaugurated the interim secretariat of International Solar Alliance (ISA) at Gurgaon
BSNL launches free public WiFi at Karnataka’s Malpe beach
Govt announces Padma awards. Padma Vibhshan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri
India, France to build 6 nuclear reactor units at Jaitapur
The Supreme Court on Monday decided to hear on January 27 a plea challenging the Union Cabinet’s recommendation to impose President’s Rule in crisis-hit Arunachal Pradesh moved by the Congress
Union Government on 25 January 2016 launched Sahaj Scheme for - Online booking of LPG cylinders
Pakistani media has claimed that the Tehrik-e-Taliban chief Fazlullah has been ‘killed’ in drone strike.
A Saudi-led coalition airstrike kills a senior Yemeni judge and seven members of his family in Sana'a.
British explorer Henry Worsley dies while attempting to be the first person to cross Antarctica unaided.
The World Health Organisation warns that the Zika virus could spread to most countries in the Americas from Brazil.
Greece faces suspension or expulsion from the European Union's Schengen Area if it can not prevent waves of migrants from crossing over the country into Macedonia
Former South Africa international Gulam Bodi has been banned from all cricket-related activities for 20 years after admitting he attempted to fix matches in the country’s domestic Twenty20 competition this season.
ECONOMY & BUSINESS
Twitters top executives are leaving the country including its Media head Katie Jacobs Stanton, product head Kevin Weil, the head of the engineering division, Alex Roetter, and HR head Brian "Skip" Schipper
Apollo Hospitals Group to sell 23.3% stake in Apollo Munich Health Insurance
The government is in the process of starting 100 model career centres all across the country, to help jobseekers connect with potential employers and skill providers.