Manas Pandit

News and Opinion Writer, NewsX

How Joe Biden won the first Presidential Debate

On September 29th, at 8 pm, the President of the United States Donald Trump, and the Democratic nominee Joe Biden took to the debate stage, for the first of three scheduled Presidential debates. Due to COVID-19 induced restrictions, the candidates....Read More

The Rajya Sabha ruckus shows our troubles with governance

The Monsoon session of Parliament began with the removal (and then halfway reinstatement of) the Question Hour. While it was not apparent at the time, the tone for the session had already been set, as one of partisan bickering and....Read More

IPL 2020: MI vs CSK opener breaks viewership records

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): The opening match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings broke viewership records as 20 crore people tuned in to watch the match. CSK had managed to defeat....Read More

Tiger Shroff drops debut song ‘Unbelievable’

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 22 (ANI): Actor Tiger Shroff on Tuesday finally dropped his much-anticipated debut song 'Unbelievable'. The song marks Tiger Shroff's first single. The 'War' actor posted the soothing number on Instagram and wrote, "And just when I....Read More

Happy World Rose Day 2020 Wishes Images, Quotes, Messages, Status to share with cancer survivors

World Rose Day is observed on September 22nd every year, as a celebration of Melinda Rose, a 12 year old girl who was diagnosed with Askin's tumor, and given only a few weeks to live. She fought and went on....Read More

IPL 2020 RR vs CSK LIVE Streaming: When and where to watch Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings live match on Disney + Hotstar and broadcast timings in India and UAE

The IPL is now underway, and on Tuesday, Rajasthan Royals, will be facing off against Chennai Super Kings. Learn how to watch the match live on Disney+ Hotstar, and on broadcast for India or the UAE. The match will be....Read More

Things will change for women’s cricket when they win the World Cup: Anjum Chopra

Dubai [UAE], September 21 (ANI): Former Indian cricketer Anjum Chopra feels that women's cricket in the country will fillip when the Women in Blue will win a World Cup in any format. During an interaction with ANI, Chopra said that....Read More

PM Modi to interact with fitness enthusiasts like Virat Kohli in Fit India Dialogue

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): In a unique initiative, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be interacting with fitness influencers and citizens during a nationwide online Fit India Dialogue which is being organised to celebrate the first anniversary of the....Read More

IPL 2020: David Warner concerned over Mitchell Marsh’s injury, says it doesn’t look good

Dubai [UAE], September 22 (ANI): After the conclusion of the match against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the Indian Premier League (IPL), SunRisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner provided an injury update on Mitchell Marsh. SunRisers Hyderabad stumbled to a 10-run....Read More

IPL 2020: Chahal changed the game against Sunrisers Hyderabad, says Virat Kohli

Dubai [UAE], September 22 (ANI): After winning the match against SunRisers Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli credited spinner Yuzvendra Chahal with changing the course of the game. SunRisers Hyderabad stumbled to a 10-run loss against RCB on....Read More

Bihar election decision in a day or two: CEC Sunil Arora

New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner of India and chairperson A-WEB Sunil Arora spoke about the tough predicament faced by Election Management Bodies across the world: Whether and how to hold scheduled elections in a state of....Read More

Double hump camel will soon be inducted into Indian army to patrol India-China border

Leh (Ladakh) [India], September 21 (ANI): The famed double-humped camels of Ladakh are soon going to be inducted in the Indian Army to help troops patrol the India-China border in Eastern Ladakh. The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) in....Read More

PM Modi lays foundation for Bihar highway projects worth Rs. 14,000 crore

New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of nine highway projects in Bihar on Monday, he also laid the foundation of "Har Gaon Optical Fibre Cable" for Internet Services to connect all villages....Read More

Kareena Kapoor’s 40th Birthday bash: Karisma Kapoor shares glimpses

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 21 (ANI): Megastar Kareena Kapoor Khan on Monday ringed in her 40th birthday with a fun-filled birthday bash along with her family members. Bebo's sister Karisma shared glimpses of the birthday party as she sent in....Read More

Aditya Chopra to announce massive YRF 50 years slate in theatres

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 21 (ANI): There has been a lot of conjecture regarding when Aditya Chopra will be announcing his massive slate that will mark the 50th year celebrations of Yash Raj Films (YRF). However, as per the latest....Read More

Anupam Kher extends support to passing of farm bills in Rajya Sabha

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 21 (ANI): Film Actor Anupam Kher on Monday extended his support to the passing of the agriculture Bills in the Parliament. In a video message to ANI, Kher without mentioning the name of the Bills, narrated....Read More

Suspended Rajya Sabha MPs have no trust in democracy: Pralhad Joshi

New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI): The eight suspended Rajya Sabha MPs had misbehaved, it was a type of "goondaism" and they have no trust in democracy, said Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi on Monday. "When the Chairman names....Read More

SC reserves order plea seeking guidelines on right to protest after Shaheen Bagh

New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday reserved its order on a number of petitions seeking guidelines and other directions on the right to protest in wake of the Shaheen Bagh protest where a group of....Read More

TikTok Global to be 80% owned by ByteDance

Beijing [China], September 21 (ANI/Sputnik): ByteDance, the Chinese parent company of video-sharing app TikTok, says it will retain an 80 per cent stake in the newly created US company TikTok Global. "The board of directors of TikTok Global will include....Read More

Payal Ghosh to file FIR against Anurag Kashyap over sexual assault allegations

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 21 (ANI): Actor Payal Ghosh, who has accused filmmaker Anurag Kashyap of sexual harassment, said that she will file an FIR against him at Oshiwara Police Station by today evening. The 'Patel Ki Punjabi Shaadi' actor....Read More

After pandemonium over farm bills, Rajya Sabha suspended till 9 am tomorrow

New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI): As the Opposition members continued their protest over the suspension of eight Members of Parliament (MP) on Monday, the Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 9 am tomorrow (Tuesday) amid pandemonium. This was the fifth....Read More

Indian oil demand falling along with economic fall: Fitch Solutions

Singapore, September 21 (ANI): Fitch Solutions has made a further downward revision to India refined fuels demand forecast for 2020 from minus 9.4 per cent to minus 11.5 per cent in line with further deterioration in the country's economic outlook.....Read More

Congress to hold meetings to plan for nationwide strike against Agriculture bills

New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI): Congress Member of Parliament (MP) Kodikunnil Suresh on Monday said the party will hold a meeting today to take appropriate decision to support the farmers and to plan for a nationwide strike against the....Read More

Umpire should be Man of the Match: Sehwag on DC vs KXIP umpiring error

Dubai [UAE], September 21 (ANI): A controversy was sparked on Sunday after the on-field umpire made a "terrible decision" during the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Kings XI Punjab and Delhi Capitals. The incident took place in the 19th....Read More

IPL 2020: KXIP captain KL Rahul can report umpiring error to GC for assessment

Dubai [UAE], September 21 (ANI): Kings XI Punjab skipper KL Rahul through the team manager's report has the right to bring the umpiring error of Nitin Menon to the notice of the match referee and the Indian Premier League (IPL)....Read More

IPL 2020: Butterflies in my stomach: AB de Villiers ahead of first match

Dubai [UAE], September 21 (ANI): Ahead of their opening match against SunRisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) batsman AB de Villiers said that he gets butterflies in his stomach just thinking about the match.....Read More

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals beat Kings XI Punjab in down to the wire super over

Dubai [UAE], September 21 (ANI): Delhi Capitals defeated Kings XI Punjab in the Super Over in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Sunday. Both teams scored 157 runs which dragged the match into the Super Over. Punjab managed....Read More

England series should bring cricket back to India: BCCI official

      Dubai [UAE], September 20 (ANI): The coronavirus pandemic might have forced the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to push the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) to UAE, but fans in India....Read More

Moving from one bio-bubble to another a challenge: David Warner

Dubai [UAE], September 20 (ANI): Ahead of the opening clash against Royal Challengers Bangalore, SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) skipper David Warner said that 'moving from one bio-bubble to another is quite a challenge'. The opening batsman was part of Australia's limited-overs....Read More

‘Biggest feminist I know’: Taapsee defends Anurag Kashyap from sexual assault allegations

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 20 (ANI): A day after Anurag Kashyap was accused of sexual misconduct, actor Taapsee Pannu extended support to the filmmaker by calling him the "biggest feminist". Actor Payal Ghosh on Saturday alleged that Kashyap had tried....Read More

Strive to make Jammu and Kashmir a ‘firdaus’ on Earth: President Ram Nath Kovind

New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): My dream is to see Jammu and Kashmir emerge as a center of knowledge, enterprise, innovation and skill development, said President Ram Nath Kovind while addressing a conference on the implementation of the National....Read More

Yogi Adityanath meets Madhur Bhandarkar, discuss announcement of film city in Noida

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 20 (ANI): Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath at the latter's official residence here on Sunday. Speaking to ANI, Bhandarkar said, "Yogi ji recently announced to set up a film city....Read More

Feels like an outing in itself: Malaika Arora on stepping out of quarantine

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 20 (ANI): Bollywood diva Malaika Arora on Sunday stepped 'out and about' from quarantine, and penned a note thanking the doctors, friends, family, and fans for their care, support and good wishes in the difficult times.....Read More

US will punish any countries against renewed Iran sanctions: Mike Pompeo

Washington [US], September 20 (ANI/Sputnik): UN sanctions are being reimposed on Iran and the US is planning additional measures, including to punish the countries that do not agree with the sanctions, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said. "... today,....Read More

Lt Governor Manoj Sinha inaugurates new T20 Police Premier League in Srinagar

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 20 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir's Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Sunday inaugurated the T20 Police Premier League cricket tournament at Sher-e-Kashmir Stadium in Srinagar. The tournament is being organised by Jammu and Kashmir police....Read More

Premier League 2020: Arsenal beats West Ham 2-1 for second consecutive win

London [UK], September 20 (ANI): Arsenal defeated West Ham 2-1 on Saturday (local time) here at the Emirates Stadium in the ongoing Premier League 2020-21 season. For Arsenal, Alexandre Lacazette and Eddie Nketiah registered the two goals, while Michail Antonio....Read More

Ms Dhoni a genius: Sam Curran

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 20 (ANI): After defeating Mumbai Indians by five wickets in the opening match of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Chennai Super Kings' all-rounder Sam Curran hailed skipper MS Dhoni and went on to label him as....Read More

Italian Open: Rafael Nadal out after quarterfinal loss to Schwartzman

Rome [Italy], September 20 (ANI): Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal on Sunday bowed out of the Italian Open as he suffered a loss in the quarterfinals. Argentina's Diego Schwartzman defeated Nadal 6-2, 7-5 in the quarterfinals to progess ahead in....Read More

IPL 2020: CSK starts with a win, defeats MI by 5 wickets

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 19 (ANI): Chennai Super Kings (CSK) made a winning start in the Indian Premier League (IPL) as they defeated Mumbai Indians in the opening match of the tournament by five wickets here on Saturday. Chasing a....Read More

YSRCP MPs repeatedly seek CBI probe into Amaravathi lands: Cabinet sub committee alleges scam- NewsX accesses exclusive details

The YSRCP MPs are all set to up the ante against the TDP, its president N. Chandra Babu Naidu, son Nara Lokesh and various other TDP leaders who are allegedly resorted to illegal ways of making profits via illegal transactions....Read More

IPL 2020: MI vs CSK blockbuster to begin season

IPL 2020 is almost here, and fans can barely wait. The tournament, which is being hosted in the UAE this year, due to Covid-19 concerns, will commence today at 7:30 PM IST, when the Chennai Super Kings, face off against....Read More

Mumbai vs Chennai: Paytm First Games Fantasy Prediction: Indian T20 League

Mumbai vs Chennai: Paytm First Games Fantasy Prediction: Indian T20 League Mumbai holds the record for winning the most Indian T20 League titles. The team led by R Sharma has tremendous firepower in terms of both Indian and foreign players.....Read More

Lok Sabha faces two adjournments after Anurag Thakur comments

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): Lok Sabha faced two adjournments on Friday following opposition protest over remarks of Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur, who alleged that there was a link between Nehru-Gandhi family with PM National Relief....Read More

Google removes Paytm from Play Store over policy violations

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): Paytm has been taken off from Google Play Store on Friday, citing policy violations. However, Paytm has claimed that the Android app is temporarily unavailable on the Play Store for new downloads or updates.....Read More

ESIC Pune Recruitment 2020 notification out @, walk-in interview on Sept 29

ESIC Pune Recruitment 2020 notification, Employee’s State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) Pune has invited applications for the posts of Super Specialists/Senior Residents for ESIC Hospital, Bibvewadi, Pune-37. The walk interview is scheduled for 29th September 2020, interested candidates may appear. ....Read More

UP CM takes stock of vacant posts, recruitment to start in 3 months

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 18 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday asked the officials to immediately apprise him about the vacant posts in all departments and directed them to start the recruitment process in the next....Read More

Homeopathy Central Council Amendment Bill 2020 passed In Rajya Sabha

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): After a long discussion, the Homoeopathy Central Council (Amendment) Bill, 2020, was passed in the Rajya Sabha on Friday. Speaking on the Bill, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan told the Upper House that....Read More

Kejriwal asks non-BJP parties to oppose 3 agriculture bills in RS

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday requested all non-BJP parties to oppose the three Bills related to the agriculture sector introduced by the Centre in the Rajya Sabha. "The three Bills of the....Read More

DSE Assam Recruitment 2020: Apply online @ for 5746 Graduate Teacher Vacancies

DSE Assam Recruitment 2020,, DSE Assam Graduate Teacher Recruitment 2020 notification: The Directorate of Secondary Education Assam, (DSE Assam), has just announced that they are inviting applications for the posts of Graduate Teacher in Science and in Arts.  Applications....Read More

PM Modi, Putin reiterate strong commitment to India-Russia partnership

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin had a telephonic conversation on Thursday during which the two leaders reiterated their strong commitment to further strengthen the 'Special and Privileged Strategic Partnership' between....Read More

Air India’s Dubai operations suspended after passenger tests Covid-19 positive

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): After a COVID-19 positive passenger was found on a flight, all operations of Air India Express to Dubai Airports was temporarily suspended for a duration of 15 days till October 2. In a notice....Read More

‘What can you expect from govt that says cow urine can cure disease?’: TMC MP mocks Centre

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): While taking part in the discussion over the Homeopathy Central Council (Amendment) Bill in the Rajya Sabha, All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Shantanu Sen accused the Central Government of promoting private institutions and....Read More

ICC ODI Rankings: Kohli keeps top spot, Bairstow moves into top ten

Dubai [UAE], September 17 (ANI): England's opening batsman Jonny Bairstow has moved up the ladder to join the top ten of the ICC ODI batsmen rankings while India skipper Virat Kohli continues to be on top. Bairstow topped the recently....Read More

RCB to wear ‘My Covid Heroes’ jersey during IPL

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], September 17 (ANI): Royal Challengers Bangalore will be paying tribute to the 'COVID-19 heroes', in the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL), who have been fighting on the frontline of this raging pandemic. The Virat Kohli-led side will....Read More

England, West Indies women’s teams to support Black Lives Matter during T20i series

London [UK], September 18 (ANI): England skipper Heather Knight has confirmed that the hosts and West Indies will support 'Black Lives Matter' during their upcoming T20I series. Knight has been in touch with her Caribbean counterpart, Stafanie Taylor, and the....Read More

US Open Champion Naomi Osaka pulls out of French Open, citing hamstring injury

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): US Open champion Naomi Osaka on Friday announced that she will not compete in this year's French Open due to a hamstring injury. Osaka took to Twitter and wrote, "Hey guys, first and foremost....Read More

‘Regulate digital media first’: Centre to SC on move to regulate TV channels

The Centre has now come out in opposition to the SC's call to regulate TV channels. In a reply to many pleas against the telecast of a show on entry of Muslims into Civil Services, the government argued that such....Read More

YSRCP MPs question judicial troubles in Andhra, demand CBI probe into land and other scams

YSRCP parliamentary Party Chief And general secretary Vijay Sai Reddy raised the media gag order by the high court in Rajya Sabha And yesterday the same issue was raised in Lok Sabha also. The YSRCP MPs protested in the parliamentary....Read More

IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians launches multiple interactive platforms for fans

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 17 (ANI): Mumbai Indians on Friday launched an array of virtual fan engagement innovations to share a never-before experience for its loyal MI Paltan (fan army) this Indian Premier League (IPL) season. After launching its seasons'....Read More

Neymar banned for two games after PSG-Marseille brawl

Paris [France], September 17 (ANI): Paris Saint-Germain striker Neymar has been banned for two games for his part in the brawl at the end of the Ligue 1 game against Marseille on Sunday (local time). The match became a subject....Read More

Maxwell and Carey help Australia win series against England

Manchester [UK], September 17 (ANI): Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell and wicketkeeper Alex Carey powered the team to a three-wicket win over England in the series decider ODI at Old Trafford. With this win, visitors won the series 2-1 as they....Read More

IPL 2020: Life in bio-bubble not easy: Jaydev Unadkat

Dubai [UAE], September 16 (ANI): Rajasthan Royals spearhead Jaydev Unadkat has admitted that life inside a bio-secure bubble isn't "easy" and the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is going to be different. Rajasthan Royals were the first....Read More

Rajnath Singh parliament speech: Made it clear, no change in status quo

Rajnath Singh Parliament Speech Live Updates: On Thursday, India's Defence Minister Rajnath Singh made a speech in the Rajya Sabha, warning against China's attempts to encroach on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) He spoke of China's attempts to ignore....Read More

Massive outrage over Andhra HC’s media gag, govt to move SC

The High Court of Andhra Pradesh on September 15th issued a GAG order barring the media from reporting on a case pertaining to a FIR  lodged by ACB against a former Advocate General and kin of a sitting Supreme Court....Read More

Naidu demands a comprehensive CBI probe on AP temple attacks

AMARAVATI: TDP National President and former Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday stressed the need for a comprehensive inquiry by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into all the attacks and property encroachments at all major Hindu temples all....Read More

Let the ball do the talking

The biggest cricket festival is just around the corner. Indian Premier League will soon be return to our television screens for its 13th edition and we can’t wait for the fun to begin. The 13th season of the IPL will....Read More

China upgrading airbase near Doklam, boosting PLA capability in region

While talking about peace & dialogue on one hand, China has been surreptitiously upgrading its airbase just 330 KMs away from Doklam. The latest satellite images accessed by our sister channel NewsX has now exposed the Chinese betrayal. These images....Read More

Randeep Hooda returns to work, begins dubbing Salman Khan’s ‘Radhe’

New Delhi [India], September 16 (ANI): Actor Randeep Hooda on Wednesday expressed gratitude as he returned to work after months-long hiatus and begun dubbing for action-thriller 'Radhe.' The 'Extraction' actor took to Instagram to share a picture of himself from....Read More

‘Is anyone interested in their rehabilitation?’: Pooja Bhatt on drug abuse in poverty-stricken sections of society

New Delhi [India], September 16 (ANI): With a lot being said on the use of drugs in the film industry, actor Pooja Bhatt on Wednesday spoke about the substance addiction that the lower sections of the society go through to....Read More

Amid India-China border conflict, Indian army prepares Bofors guns for operations

Ladakh [India], September 16 (ANI): Amid the ongoing tensions over transgressions by the Chinese in Eastern Ladakh, the Indian Army is keeping its formidable Bofors howitzers ready for operations. In a visit to the maintenance facilities for the Bofors guns....Read More

Common Law Admission Test 2020: CLAT admit card released, here’s how to download

On Tuesday, the Consoritum of National Law Universities (CNLU) released the CLAT 2020 admit card on its official website. It may be download from the official websites- or, by candidates requiring it. The Common Law Admission Test or....Read More

Can’t rule out pay cuts for players: Chris Woakes

Manchester [UK], September 16 (ANI): England pacer Chris Woakes has admitted that players are aware that they can be also be asked to take pay cuts due to this coronavirus pandemic. His remark came as the England and Wales Cricket....Read More

Borussia Dortmund to allow fans for Bundesliga opening game

  Dortmund [Germany], September 16 (ANI): German club Borussia Dortmund has announced that it would be allowing fans inside the stadium for the Bundesliga opener against Monchengladbach. This decision comes as Bundesliga clubs have been given the green light to....Read More

PSG Coach Tuchel worried about possibility of Neymar suspension

Paris [France], September 16 (ANI): Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) head coach Thomas Tuchel has admitted that he is worried over a potential suspension for three of his stars, including Neymar Jr. On Sunday, PSG's Neymar, Leandro Paredes, and Layvin Kurzawa were....Read More

Bangladesh cricketer Saif Hassan tests Covid-19 positive for second time

Dhaka [Bangladesh], September 16 (ANI): Bangladesh batsman Saif Hassan has again returned positive in his second Covid-19 test. Hassan's second sample was taken exactly seven days after he first tested positive, a Bangladesh Cricket Board source has confirmed to ESPNcricinfo.....Read More

India takes on Pakistan OIC, urges Turkey to understand democratic practises, at UN Rights Council

Geneva [Switzerland], September 15 (ANI): India on Tuesday came down heavily on Pakistan, Turkey and Organisation of Islamic Cooperation at the 46th session of the Human Rights Council for their remarks on India's internal affairs. Responding to reference made by....Read More

DCGI allows Serum Institute to restart Phase 2,3 trials of Covid-19 vaccination

New Delhi [India], September 16 (ANI): The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has allowed Serum Institute of India (SII) to restart its phase two and three clinical trials for COVID-19 vaccine after the pharma major submitted the recommendations of....Read More

Rajnath Singh to give speech in Rajya Sabha on LAC developments

New Delhi [India], September 16 (ANI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will give a statement in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday over the developments along the Line of Actual Control (LAC). A day earlier, he gave the statement in Lok Sabha over....Read More

Leg-Spinners will dominate IPL-2020 starting from September 19

Yes, leg spinners can play some special role in upcoming IPL in Dubai starting from 19th Sept. Cricket experts believe that leg spinners will be able to take wickets with economical pace on slow and monotonous wickets in IPL-2020. We....Read More

Toyota on halting expansion in India: Message we are getting is we don’t want you

India's efforts to attract foreign investment tot counteract the economic damage caused by Coronavirus induced lockdowns just took a massive hit, as Toyota announced that they would not be expanding further in India, citing a high taxation policy, along with....Read More

‘If you do not have record, have they not died?’: Rahul Gandhi to Centre

New Delhi: On Monday, the Union Labour Ministry argued that since there was no data on the subject of migrant deaths, there was "no question" as to the compensation of migrant families.  This written answer triggered an angry and aggressive....Read More

Happy Engineer’s Day: Amit Shah pays tribute to M Visvesvaraya

New Delhi [India], September 15 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday paid tribute to the father of Indian engineering Bharat Ratna M Visvesvaraya on his 159th birth anniversary. To honour him, India celebrates Engineers' Day on September 15....Read More

Congress MP Rajeev Satav gives zero hour notice in Rajya Sabha over Maratha reservation

New Delhi [India], September 15 (ANI): Congress MP Rajeev Satav on Tuesday gave a Zero Hour notice in Rajya Sabha over 'drawing the attention of Central government on the reservation of Maratha community'. The monsoon session of Parliament had commenced....Read More

Thomas and Uber Cup postponed: Badminton World Federation

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], September 15 (ANI): The Badminton World Federation (BWF) on Tuesday announced the postponement of the upcoming Thomas and Uber Cup. The Thomas and Uber Cup was slated to be held in Aarhus, Denmark from October 3-11, but....Read More

IPL 2020: Ganguly travels to Sharjah to review tournament preparations

Sharjah [UAE], September 15 (ANI): Sourav Ganguly, the president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) visited the Sharjah Cricket Stadium to take review the preparations going on for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League....Read More

IPL 2020: Adam Zampa excited to bowl in death overs

Manchester [UK], September 15 (ANI): Australian spinner Adam Zampa has said that he is looking to explore opportunities for bowling during the death overs for his franchise, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). Zampa was named as a replacement for Kane Richardson....Read More

Premiere League 2020: Chelsea beat Brighton 3-1

London [UK], September 15 (ANI): Chelsea defeated Brighton 3-1 on Monday (local time) in the ongoing Premier League 2020-21 season here at the Falmer Stadium. Jorginho, Reece James, and Kurt Zouma registered goals for the Blues while Leandro Trossard scored....Read More

Calorie reduction can help achieve a longer lifespan, here’s how

Washington [US], September 13 (ANI): While the reduction of calories is linked with a host of health benefits, a recent has highlighted a range of benefits that includes a longer lifespan to a much lower chance of developing cancer, heart....Read More

Unlike Pakistan, China opposed to Taliban control in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], September 13 (ANI): China is concerned about terror groups like Taliban coming to power in Afghanistan while its close ally Pakistan, in contrast, wants to see a Taliban government that will be remotely controlled by Islamabad, according to....Read More

Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu takes Covid-19 test before Monsoon session

New Delhi [India], September 13 (ANI): Vice President and Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu has undergone a COVID-19 test ahead of the monsoon session in Parliament, informed the Vice President's Secretariat on Sunday. The secretariat further informed that it....Read More

Education Minister extends wishes to NEET candidates

New Delhi [India], September 13 (ANI): Union Minister for Education, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank extended his best wishes to National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) candidates on Sunday. The Minister is hoping that similar to the JEE examination, NEET candidates will also follow....Read More

Former Union Minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh passes away

New Delhi [India], September 13 (ANI): Former Union Minister and ex-Rashtriya Janta Dal (RJD) leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh passed away at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here on Sunday, where he was admitted and was being treated for....Read More

Naomi Osaka wins US Open 2020

New York [US], September 13 (ANI): Japan's Naomi Osaka on Sunday won her third career Grand Slam title after securing a win over Victoria Azarenka in the final of the US Open. Osaka registered a 1-6, 6-3, 6-3 win in....Read More

Mohamed Salah hat trick wins Liverpool game against Leeds United

Liverpool [UK], September 13 (ANI): Mohamed Salah's hat-trick guided Liverpool to a 4-3 win over Leeds United in the Premier League here on Saturday. The victory provided Liverpool with a winning start in the new Premier League season. The match....Read More

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simone Covid-19 positive

Madrid [Spain], September 13 (ANI): Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has tested positive for coronavirus, the club said on Sunday. The club confirmed that Simeone is asymptomatic and is isolating at his home. "The first team, coaching staff and auxiliary....Read More

India-China Standoff: Brigade commander level talks in Chushul

Leh (Ladakh) [India], September 11 (ANI): Indian Army and Chinese Army held Brigade Commander level talks in Chushul, Ladakh on Friday, a day after the meeting between Foreign Ministers of the two countries. Indian Army sources said the meeting started....Read More

Coronavirus over, declares BJP Bengal President, says Mamata imposing lockdown to stop their rallies

Hooghly (West Bengal) [India], September 11 (ANI) Claiming "Corona has gone", Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) State President Dilip Ghosh alleged that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has continued to impose lockdown in the State to stop BJP from organising....Read More

Battle for Rajya Sabha Dy Chair: Manoj Jha files nomination

      New Delhi [India], September 11 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal MP Manoj Jha on Friday filed nomination as the Opposition's candidate for the post of Deputy Chairman in Rajya Sabha here. Jha is contesting against NDA candidate and....Read More

Pakistan has made tremendous efforts in fighting terrorism: China

Beijing [China], September 11 (ANI): China on Friday came to defence of Pakistan, which is facing flak for sponsoring terrorism, saying the country has made "tremendous sacrifice" in fighting terrorism. "Terrorism is a common challenge faced by all countries. Pakistan....Read More

Russian foreign ministry disputes US election interference claims, criticizes sanction

Moscow [Russia], September 11 (ANI/Sputnik): Moscow believes that new US statements on Russia's alleged attempts to meddle in the US elections are insinuations and all these accusations are unfounded, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Friday. On Thursday,....Read More