Cannes 2022: Zelenskyy urges filmmakers to confront dictators, as war rages on in Ukraine

Cannes [France], May 18 (ANI): Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy made an emotional address at the opening ceremony of the 75th edition of the Cannes Film Festival through a live satellite video address and called on the filmmakers to confront dictators.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:21 IST

TMC MLA Paresh Pal appears before CBI in post-poll violence case

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], May 18 (ANI): Trinamool Congress MLA Paresh Pal appeared before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at CGO Complex in Kolkata's Salt Lake in connection with the alleged murder of the BJP worker Abhijit Sarkar during the post-poll violence.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:20 IST

Girls' Generation to make comeback as full group in August after 5 years

Seoul [South Korea], May 18 (ANI/Global Economic): K-pop group Girls' Generation will make a comeback with a new album to celebrate their 15th anniversary.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:18 IST

Sensex, Nifty wipe off morning gains, slip into red

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 18 (ANI): The Indian stock markets' key indices, Sensex and Nifty, slipped into the red in the afternoon session on Wednesday wiping off the morning gains due to selling pressure in power, telecom and IT stocks.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:17 IST

Amorepacific employees embezzle corporate fund for stock and coin investment

Seoul [South Korea], May 18 (ANI/Global Economic): Employees of Korea's cosmetic giant Amorepacific embezzled billions of corporate money and invested it in stocks and cryptocurrencies.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:17 IST

Finland and Sweden submit applications to join NATO

Brussels [Belgium], May 18 (ANI): Finland and Sweden on Wednesday submitted letters formally expressing interest in joining NATO, a significant moment for two European countries that held the position of military non-alignment until Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:16 IST

Congress leaders more focused on 'chicken sandwich', says Hardik Patel after quiting party

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], May 18 (ANI): Gujarat Congress Committee working president Hardik Patel, who resigned from the party on Wednesday took a potshot at the state Congress leadership saying that leaders are more focussed on ensuring that the leaders from Delhi get "chicken sandwich"on time.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:14 IST

ONGC Apprentices recruitment: Last date to apply extended; check details

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited(ONGC) has extended the last date to apply for the 3614 apprentice posts under the Apprentices Act 1961.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:13 IST

IWL: Sethu FC records massive 6-0 win over SSB, stays in title hunt

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], May 18 (ANI): Sethu FC recorded a thumping 6-0 win over SSB Women FC in the ongoing Indian Women's League at the Kalinga Stadium on Tuesday.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:04 IST

Touch a life, driving change for every child

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], May 18 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Touch a Life (TAL) inaugurated the project Gyan Mandir. The facility consists of a science lab, computer lab, and library situated at Yedeshwar Vidyamandir School at Yedgaon village, Junnar in Pune. Gyan Mandir is spread across 2,640 square feet and benefits 870 students in five schools in the surroundings of Yedgaon. Parikh Foundation contributed to designing and building this facility and Surana Brothers sponsored the computer hardware lab to enable the noble cause of creating a facility where education will reach even in the smallest lane of Junnar Pune. As the world enters the age of digitalization and technology, TAL foundation supports the requirements of children in rural and remote areas to step ahead with the world.

Updated: May 18, 2022 13:00 IST