Washington, Jan 24 (UITV/IANS)- US President Donald Trump, during his discussion with congressional leaders, claimed that "illegals" voting deprived him of a victory in the popular vote, a media report said on Tuesday.
Trump's agenda for discussion on Monday night revolved around relitigating the campaign, NBC news reported.
The claim of widespread voter fraud in the 2016 presidential election was widely debunked.
Sultanpur, Jan 24 (UITV/IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday kicked off the Samajwadi Party's election campaign by promising to provide better living conditions if he was re-elected.
In his first public meeting after a bitter feud with his father Mulayam Singh Yadav, Akhilesh Yadav said his party had fulfilled all promises made in the 2012 manifesto.
If people reposed trust in the Samajwadi Party again, it would usher in an era of prosperity in the state, he said.
Tokyo, Jan 24 (UITV/IANS) Japan on Tuesday launched a new communications satellite designed to promote the sharing of military information.
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. launched the X-band Kirameki-2 satellite aboard the H-2A Launch Vehicle No.32 from the Tanegashima Space Centre in Kagoshima prefecture, Xinhua news agency reported.
It is the first satellite Japan's Ministry of Defence, which shoulders the mission to upgrade the Self-Defence Forces' (SDF) communications network.
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Mauritius. Jan 24. UITV. Mauritius enjoys an improved status of Most Favored Nation after the recent renegotiation of the tax treaty between India and Singapore. This is what Abhay Thakur said in a statement.
The High Commissioner for India in Mauritius believes that, in accordance with his commitment, New Delhi has ensured that Mauritius' global business sector remains more competitive than any other jurisdiction for investment in the Great Peninsula.
For Pravind Jugnauth, this development gives a good indication of the relationship of trust between the two countries. The Minister of Finance even believes that, contrary to the fears raised during the renegotiation of the India-Mauritius treaty in May 2016, the global local business sector has not disintegrated. But, he says, has seen an increase in activities in certain segments
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Hollywood / Bollywood
Mumbai, Jan 24 (UITV/IANS) Filmmaker Rakesh Roshan says he will be happy to watch his movie "Kaabil" -- featuring son Hrithik Roshan -- again, instead of watching Shah Rukh Khan "Raees". Both films are releasing on Wednesday.
At a special screening of "Kaabil" held here on Monday, Rakesh Roshan was asked whether he will be watching "Raees" as it is releasing on the same day. But he said: "No, I will watch 'Kaabil' once again."
Hrithik had recently said in an interview that his father was hurt over the clash of "Raees" and "Kaabil".
A romantic thriller, "Kaabil" features Hrithik and actress Yami Gautam playing a visually impaired...
Education / Universities
Mumbai, Jan 20 (UITV/IANS) : Skill development company NIIT Limited's consolidated net profit for the third quarter of the current fiscal (2016-17) dropped to Rs 6 crore, a regulatory filing by the company showed here on Friday.
The company posted consolidated net profit of Rs 13.7 crore for the corresponding quarter in 2015-16.
The consolidated net profit dropped by 56.20 per cent.
It posted net revenue of Rs 267.3 crore for the third quarter of 2016-17 compared to Rs 262.3 crore during a year ago period.
Science & Technology
Beijing, Jan 24 (UITV/IANS) : China plans to build a next-generation synchrotron radiation facility in Beijing, according to a researcher from Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Dong Yuhui said on Monday that the project is expected to start in November 2018 and will be completed in six years. The total investment will reach 4.8 billion yuan ($698 million), the China Daily reported.
The facility, dubbed Beijing Light Source, will meet the national security demands and create aerospace materials among other products. It will provide high-resolution method to know substantial structures better.
Beijing Light Source will be the so-called...