Rakshanda Afrin

Digital writer and sub-editor at NewsX

COVID-19 re-infection possible once antibodies reduce in recovered persons: ICMR Director-General

There is a possibility of re-infection, if antibodies reduce in the body of a Covid-19 recovered person in five months time after the recovery, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) Director-General Dr Balram Bhargava said on Tuesday. The ICMR....Read More

Ahead of Bihar Polls, Chirag Paswan addresses rumours of Prashant Kishor backing LJP

Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president Chirag Paswan on Tuesday dispelled rumours that political strategist Prashant Kishor was backing his party in the Bihar polls, saying that his "20-year-old party is capable of winning elections without anyone's help." "They are spreading....Read More

PM cautions nation ahead of festive season, says lockdown over not virus

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation and shared a message with the citizens at 6 pm on Tuesday. PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday urged people to not let their guard down against coronavirus and urged citizens to follow COVID-19 appropriate behaviour....Read More

Bigg Boss 14: Gauahar Khan’s rumoured boyfriend Zaid Darbar reacts to Eijaz Khan’s crush confession; says he isn’t possessive

Bigg Boss 14: Gauahar Khan is speculated to be dating choreographer Zaid Darbar. Her rumoured boyfriend has come out to media recently and mentioned how BB 14 fresher contestant, Rahul Vaidya is telling inside the house that Gauahar is taken....Read More

Pakistan lifts Tik Tok ban; will moderate ‘indecent’ content

TikTok services in Pakistan were restored on Monday with certain conditions, 10 days after a ban was placed on the short video sharing app by telecom regulator for spreading 'indecent' content. Pakistan telecommunication Authorities (PTA) has warned the company that....Read More

Active Covid-19 cases in India fall below 10%; 75% new confirmed cases concentrated in 10 states and UTs

Union Ministry of Health on Tuesday said 78 per cent of the new recovered coronavirus cases are observed to be concentrated in 10 states/Union Territories (UT) and 75 per cent of the new confirmed cases are from 10 states and....Read More

Telangana floods: Kejriwal dials KCR, announces Rs 15 crore donation

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said that the people of Delhi stand with the people of flood-hit Hyderabad. He also announced the decision to donate Rs 15 crore to the Telangana government. "Floods have caused havoc in Hyderabad.....Read More

Bigg Boss 14: Manu Punjabi slams Rubina Dilaik, Abhinav Shukla for lying about not watching previous seasons

Bigg Boss 14: The game of Bigg Boss is definitely known for its never-ending fights, twists and controversies and some contestants every season makes more news for all the wrong reasons. This time duo Abhinav Shukla and Rubina Dilaik again....Read More

Bigg Boss 14: Asim Riaz, Rashami Desai and Paras Chhabra likely to enter as new seniors

Bigg Boss 14: Bigg Boss 14 has been a season like never before. With the introduction of freshers and seniors contestants, the new house has been creating havoc and just more than to expect controversy. The toofani seniors true to their....Read More

SSC JE Vacancies 2019-2020 @ssc.nic.in: Here’s details of application forms, eligibility and more

SSC JE (Junior Engineer) Vacancies 2019-2020:  Staff Selection Commission has announced 887 Vacancies for SSC Junior Engineer (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Surveying & Contract) Recruitment @ssc.nic.in. The selection process of SSC JE 2020 recruitment consists of Paper-1 & Paper-2. SSC Paper....Read More

RBI Assistant Mains 2019 Admit Card: Know exam date, eligibility and more @rbi.org.in

RBI Assistant Mains 2019 Admit Card: As per the official notice released, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is going to conduct RBI Assistant Mains 2019 Exam on 22 November 2020. Candidates who have qualified in RBI Assistant Prelims 2019 will be able....Read More

International Chef Day 2020 Wishes Images, Quotes, Messages, Whatsapp Status and HD Wallpapers

Every year October 20th is celebrated as International Chefs Day. The day is observed as a tribute to the culinary profession. The chefs worldwide focus on passing knowledge and culinary skills to the next generation of Chefs with a sense....Read More

PM Modi: India has one of highest recovery rates; now at forefront of Covid-19 vaccine development

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that India has one of the highest recovery rates--88 per cent--because it was one of the first countries to adopt a flexible lockdown. He was addressing the function of Grand Challenges Annual Meeting....Read More

FM Sitharaman: Centre accessing impact of pandemic on economy, doing assessment on GDP contraction

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said that the Centre has not closed the option for another stimulus package and has started doing 'some kind of' assessment on gross domestic product (GDP) contraction. Speaking at the launch of a....Read More

Kamal Nath clarifies ‘item’ jibe after widespread criticism, says it wasn’t meant to insult anyone

Former chief minister Kamal Nath, who has come under attack for his 'item' jibe against state minister Imarti Devi on Monday clarified that his remarks were not meant to insult anyone. "I said something, it wasn't to insult anyone... I....Read More

MS Dhoni becomes first player to play 200 games in IPL

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has added another feather to his illustrious cap as he became the first player to play 200 games in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Dhoni achieved the feat against Rajasthan Royals here....Read More

DU SOL Admission 2020: Know how to apply and download Application forms @sol.du.ac.in

Delhi University  School of Open Learning, DU SOL has begun its admission process for the year 2020.  The application forms for the same have been released on their official website, sol.du.ac.in. The candidates willing to apply for undergraduate admissions 2020....Read More

National Conference alleges ED questioning Farooq Abdullah as “political vendetta”

Soon after the Enforcement Directorate (ED) questioned National Conference (NC) president and former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Farooq Abdullah, the party on Monday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), after failing to politically fight Abdullah, has resorted....Read More

NCW seeks action against Kamal Nath’s remarks on BJP leader Imarti Devi

The National Commission for Women (NCW) has written to Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) over the 'derogatory remarks' made by former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on a woman minister. In a press note, the NCW stated that it has....Read More

Mirzapur 2: Divyenndu Sharmaa AKA Munna Bhaiya says crime is flavour of the season

Amazon Prime Video will premiere the much-awaited second season of 'Mirzapur' on October 23. The 10-part new season of the hinterland crime drama where power and revenge provide a way to keep order will reveal what happened to the infamous residents....Read More

Indian Army captures Chinese soldier in Ladakh, to be returned after formalities

A Chinese was apprehended in the Demchok sector of Eastern Ladakh on Monday after he had strayed across the Line of Actual Control (LAC). According to the Indian Army, the soldier identified as Corporal Wang Ya Long had strayed across....Read More

Bigg Boss 14 Oct 19 Preview: Jaan Sanu, Shehzad Deol and Abhinav Shukla who’s shown the exit door? Freshers pick their choices

Bigg Boss 14: After yesterday's Weekend ka Vaar, Host Salman Khan dropped another bomb on freshers and they have to put a fight against each other as will they decide which nominated contestant will walk out of the Bigg Boss....Read More

ED questions former CM Farooq Abdullah in J&K Cricket Association scam

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday questioned National Conference (NC) president and former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Farooq Abdullah in Srinagar in connection with his alleged involvement in the J-K Cricket Association scam. The questioning is in connection....Read More

Mirzapur 2: Harshita Gaur drops major hint on Dimpy 2.0, says women of Mirzapur has always been powerful

Piquing the curiosity of fans, 'Mirzapur’ season 2 is all set to premiere on 23rd October. Actor Harshita Gaur will be seen reprising the role of Dimpi Pandit in the hinterland dark-crime drama series. Speaking of her character in Mirzapur 2, Harshita....Read More

Aamir Khan continues shooting for ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’ despite rib injury

The 'Mr Perfectionist' of Bollywood Aamir khan who is currently shooting in Delhi for his much-awaited movie 'Laal Singh Chaddha,' has recently proved again his diligence and dedication towards work. The 'PK' star suffered a rib injury during an action....Read More

Bihar Polls: Tejashwi Yadav comes out in support of Chirag Paswan, says Nitish Kumar did injustice with LJP chief

Mahagathbandhan's chief ministerial candidate Tejashwi Yadav on Monday expressed sympathy towards Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president Chirag Paswan and said that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's behaviour has been unfair towards Paswan when he needed his father the most. "What....Read More

Sonia Gandhi slams Centre, flags off Congress nationwide protest against Hathras incident and farm laws

The Congress will hold a nationwide protest against the Hathras incident on October 26. The party will also protest against the farm laws at all party district headquarters on October 31, said Congress sources. The decision was taken during AICC meeting....Read More

Mirzapur 2: Divyenndu Sharma, Shweta Tripathi responds to #Boycottmirzapur2, both says trolls can’t make any difference

#Boycottmirzapur2: While Season 2 of’ Mirzapur’ is all set to premiere on 23rd October, the makers of 'Mirzapur' shared a gripping trailer of the much-awaited second season and ever since the conversation has been non-stop. The two-minute-thirty-eight-second trailer chronicles the world....Read More

Mirzapur 2 trailer: Fans start a meme fest on popular dialogues

While Season 2 of' Mirzapur' is all set to premiere on 23rd October, fans can binge-watch Season 1 and enjoy the world of 'Mirzapur' while they wait for the second season to drop. Fascinating viewers in a terrific first season,....Read More

‘Badhaai Do’: Rajkummar Rao, Bhumi Pednekar to commence shooting from Jan 2021

The National Award-winning film Badhaai Ho starring Ayushmann Khurana completed two years on Sunday. The film's sequel was officially announced on social media. The makers of 2018 comedy-drama 'Badhai Ho' announced the second part of the franchise titled 'Badhai Do'....Read More

Charity must take precedence over celebrations: Dr Harsh Vardhan to citizens amid festivities

Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Dr Harsh Vardhan on Sunday urged the citizens to be mindful of their role in defeating COVID-19 during upcoming festivities. "This Navratri I urge you to be mindful of your role in defeating....Read More

ISCE, ISC Compartment Results 2020: Know how to check Class 10th, 12th Result at cisce.org

ISCE, ISC Compartment Results 2020: The Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) has declared the ICSE Class 10th and ISC Class 12th compartment results on the official website at cisce.org. Appeared students can now check their results on the ISCE....Read More

Shahid Kapoor wraps Uttarakhand schedule of ‘Jersey’

Actor Shahid Kapoor on Sunday completed the schedule of the upcoming sports drama 'Jersey' in Uttarakhand. The 'Kabir Singh' actor also extended his heartfelt gratitude to the Uttarakhand Government for their support during the shooting of the film. Taking it....Read More

IPL 2020: KKR spinner Sunil Narine cleared off suspected illegal bowling action list

Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) spinner Sunil Narine has been cleared by the Indian Premier League (IPL) suspect bowling committee and as a result, he has been taken off the suspected illegal bowling action list. Narine was reported for bowling with....Read More

No mutation of coronavirus detected in India: Dr Harsh Vardhan

Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Dr Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said that as of now no mutation of coronavirus has been detected in India. The Health Minister assured that as of yet, no mutation of coronavirus has been....Read More

Ballia firing: UP STF arrests prime accused in Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF)on Sunday arrested the main accused Dhirendra Singh from Lucknow in connection with the Ballia firing case. Singh allegedly shot dead a man during an argument that broke out at the meeting at Durjanpur....Read More

Rahul Gandhi slams UP govt over growing incidents of crimes against women

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party over the growing incidents of crime against women. "How it started 'Beti Bachao' (save daughter), how it's going 'Apradhi Bachao' (save criminals)," the Congress leader said using popular social media....Read More

BRAHMOS cruise missile successfully test-fired from Indian Navy’s stealth destroyer INS Chennai

BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile was successfully test-fired on Sunday from the Indian Navy's indigenously-built stealth destroyer INS Chennai, hitting a target in the Arabian Sea, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) said on Sunday. The missile hit the target....Read More

Peace and tranquillity along LAC “deeply disturbed” impacting ties with China: S Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday said peace and tranquillity along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh has been "deeply disturbed" and it has impacted India's bilateral relationship with China. Speaking during a webinar, Jaishankar said....Read More

UP CM Yogi launches Mission Shakti for women’s safety amid Hathras outrage

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday asserted that culprits of crimes against women will be punished swiftly as there will be a separate room now for women complainants in 1,535 police stations across the state. Adityanath made these remarks....Read More

IPL 2020: AB De Villiers’ hits guided RCB to 7-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals

AB de Villiers' 55 off 22 balls guided Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to a seven-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals at Dubai International Stadium here on Saturday. Chasing 178 runs, RCB had a 23-run brief partnership between Aaron Finch and Devdutt....Read More

PM Modi calls for elections-like speedy delivery of Covid-19 vaccines for citizens

Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed the COVID-19 situation in the country and the preparedness of vaccine delivery, distribution and said that access to vaccines should be ensured speedily once they are ready keeping in view the geographical span and diversity....Read More

DUET PG 2020: Answers key released, know how to raise objections at nta.ac.in

DUET PG Answer Keys 2020: The National Testing Agency (NTA) has declared DUET PG Answer Keys 2020 for 10 courses. The NTA has also opened the objection window to raise any objections against the answer key. Candidates can check the....Read More

JoSAA 2020: First counselling allotment list declared, know how to check eligibility and results

JoSAA counselling first allotment list: The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) declared the first seat allotment for admission to engineering colleges across the country including IITs, NITs, IIEST, IIITs, and other technical institutes. Registered students qualifying JEE Main, JEE Advanced....Read More

Bigg Boss 14: Pavitra Punia’s ex-boyfriend Pratik Sehajpal entering as confirmed wildcard contestant

It seems Bigg Boss 14 makers will not rest and are trying their hands at everything to make it the most controversial and watched reality show on television during the pandemic. If sources are to be believed BB makers are....Read More

Jacinda Ardern wins New Zealand election, re-elected for second term in landslide victory

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern swept landslide victory in New Zealand’s general election and got re-elected for her second term. Since New Zealand adopted a proportional voting system in 1996, no leader has achieved an absolute majority making her win the first....Read More

Bihar Polls: Rahul Gandhi to address two rallies on October 23

Former Congress president and MP Rahul Gandhi will kick start the poll campaign in Bihar on October 23, where he will address two rallies in a day. He will address one rally in Hisua where Neetu Singh is a Congress....Read More

Mumbai court orders FIR against Kangana Ranaut and sister Rangoli Chandel for communal hatred

A local court in Mumbai's Bandra has issued directions for the registration of an FIR against Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut and her sister Rangoli Chandel for allegedly spreading communal hatred. The court issued the order on a complaint, filed by....Read More

Bigg Boss 14 Weekend Ka Vaar preview: Seniors slams Rubina Dilaik and Abhinav Shukla over ‘chopping vegetables’

It's almost the second week of Bigg Boss 14 and time for another Weekend ka Vaar with Host Salman Khan. The fights, spats and arguments haven't stopped in this new house. Now another fuss can be seen where fresher Rubina....Read More

Akshay Kumar starrer ‘Laxmmi Bomb’ director reveals why film’s title was changed from original

Raghava Lawrence, the director of Akshay Kumar and Kiara Advani starrer upcoming film 'Laxmmi Bomb' recently revealed why the film's title was changed from the original title 'Kanchana'. On being asked about the reason behind changing the title for the....Read More

Navratri 2020: Kangana Ranaut shares throwback picture, urges everyone to work on enhancing energy system

Urging everyone to "work on enhancing our energy system", actor Kangana Ranaut on Saturday extended her greetings as the holy festival of Navratri began. The Queen actor took to Twitter to share a throwback picture of herself from a Shakti....Read More

Justin Bieber drops ‘Lonely’ music video exploring ‘dark side’ of childhood fame

Musician Justin Bieber on Friday (local time) dropped the music video for his new track 'Lonely' featuring Benny Blanco. According to Fox News, the music video sees the pop star exploring the dark side of childhood fame. The 26-year-old singer....Read More

Donald Trump hits out at China; calls COVID-19 ‘plague sent by China which US would never forget’

US President Donald Trump during a rally hit out at China for sending 'the plague' (COVID-19) adding that the United States would "never forget" what "they" did to the country. "We have done so much better than them until they....Read More

US official welcomes Hong Kong citizens amid China’s national security law

Residents of Hong Kong who wish to leave after the passage of Beijing's draconian National Security law are welcome to the United States, said a US official on Friday. According to the South China Morning Post, US National Security Adviser....Read More

73 years since Operation Gulmarg, Pak continues its attempt to seize J&K: Report

The darkest day in the history of Jammu and Kashmir was the intervening night of October 21-22, 1947, when Operation Gulmarg was launched in a bid to seize and destroy the territory, and 73 years have gone by, but Pakistan's....Read More

Jaishankar slams Pakistan, says normal neighbours do visas, trade, not terrorism

Pakistan continues its support to cross-border terrorism and it is very hard to conduct normal relations with them, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Friday. Speaking during an online event hosted by the Asia Society, Jaishankar said normal neighbours....Read More

“I am PM Modi’s Hanuman; cut open my heart, you will find him”: Chirag Paswan ahead of Bihar Polls

Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Chirag Paswan on Friday said that he is "Hanuman" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and that his relationship with the senior BJP leader will not be affected by statements of the other leaders of the....Read More

Navratri 2020: Here’s how to watch Ramleela on your mobile app

Navratri 2020: With the beginning of Navratri from tomorrow, the countdown to Vijaya Dashami starts when the Ramleela is enacted across the country. But this year, the coronavirus pandemic has dampened the spirit of Ramleela. If you want to avoid....Read More

Navratri 2020: Here’s everything you need to know about Date, Puja Vidhi, Timings, Samagri and more

Navratri 2020 Date, Puja Vidhi, Timings, Samagri List, Muhurat, and Mantra: Navratri is 9-days Hindu festival celebrated in a joyous way worshipping Goddess Durga. It is celebrated all over the country and across the world. The words ‘Nav’ meaning nine....Read More

Navratri 2020: Kolkata pandal reflects Covid-19 lockdown reality, showcases Goddess Durga as a migrant worker

Navratri 2020: Amid pandemic this year all the festivals are going through a unique time of celebrations. Durga Puja is just around the corner but with social distancing and Covid-induced restrictions, West Bengal Kolkata's famous Durga Puja fanfare would definitely....Read More

Aamir Khan’s son Junaid likely to make his Bollywood debut soon

Bollywood megastar Aamir Khan’s eldest son Junaid Khan seems all set for his upcoming Bollywood debut in a Hindi remake. Junaid is an alumnus of Los Angeles’ American Academy of Dramatic Arts and has made his theatre debut Quasar Thakore Padamsee’s adaptation of....Read More

Bigg Boss 14: Sidharth Shukla gets emotional recalling memories of his father with Hina Khan and Gauahar Khan

In Bigg Boss 14 while the freshers are at loggerheads with each other it can be seen the three mentors Sidharth Shukla, Gauahar Khan, and Hina Khan have bonded too well. This season Sidharth Shulka is again creating a lot of....Read More

IPL 2020: KKR’s Dinesh Karthik hands over captaincy to Eoin Morgan mid-season

Ahead of their game against Mumbai Indians, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Dinesh Karthik has handed over the captaincy to Eoin Morgan to 'focus on his batting' after experiencing a poor run with the bat in the ongoing Indian Premier....Read More

India-US 2+2 dialogue likely to take place in New Delhi on October 26-27

The India-US 2+2 dialogue between the foreign ministers and defence ministers of the two countries is likely to take place later this month in New Delhi. The talks between the defence and foreign ministers of India and the United States....Read More

Bihar Polls: PM Modi to hold 12 rallies starting from Oct 23

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold 12 election rallies in poll-bound Bihar starting from October 23, said former Maharashtra Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Bihar in-charge Devendra Fadnavis on Friday. "PM Modi will hold 12 election rallies in....Read More

‘PFI, SDPI involved in conspiracy’: UP govt orders STF to probe conspiracy angle in Hathras case

A team of Special Task Force (STF) will investigate the conspiracy to incite ethnic and communal riots in Uttar Pradesh on the pretext of Hathras incident, the state government said on Friday. In a statement issued by the Chief Minister's....Read More

Delhi pollution: SC appoints retired judge to monitor stubble burning

The Supreme Court on Friday appointed Justice (retd) Madan B Lokur, a former judge of the top court, to act as the one-man monitoring committee to prevent stubble burning in the states of Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh. A bench....Read More

‘We just want to be safe’: Hathras victim’s family wants to shift to Delhi

The family of the Hathras incident victim wants the case to be shifted to Delhi, adding that they themselves want to move to the national capital. The victim's Brother on Friday told ANI that the family wants to be safe....Read More

PM Modi releases Rs 75 commemorative coin to mark FAO’s 75th anniversary

On the occasion of 75th Anniversary of Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday released a commemorative coin of Rs 75 denomination to mark the long-standing relation of India with FAO. The Prime Minister also dedicated....Read More

Indian Army Vice Chief to visit US from October 17 to 20

Lt Gen SK Saini, Vice Chief of the Army Staff will be in the United States from October 17 to 20 with the aim to enhance military cooperation between both the armies. According to an official release, Lt Gen Saini....Read More

Donald Trump terms Covid-induced lockdowns as ‘unconstitutional’

US President Donald Trump on Thursday (local time) said that the lockdowns imposed by various states across the country to curb the coronavirus cases were "unconstitutional". "The fact is that we are winning all these cases because it's unconstitutional what....Read More

China warns Canada against granting asylum to Hong Kong citizens

China's Ambassador to Canada Cong Peiwu has told Canada not to grant asylum to Hong Kong citizens fleeing since the imposition of national security law. Sputnik quoted the Ambassador as saying to the Canadian press on Thursday (local time), "We....Read More

Happy Navratri 2020 quotes, wishes, messages, SMS, greetings, shayari in Hindi: HD images, Gifs for WhatsApp status and DP to wish Sharad Navratri

Happy Navratri 2020 quotes, wishes, messages, SMS, greetings, shayari in Hindi, HD images, Gifs for WhatsApp status and DP to wish Sharad Navratri: Navratri is 9-days festival celebrated in a joyous way worshipping Goddess Durga. The festival is celebrated all....Read More

Virat Kohli wants teams to review wides and waist high full tosses in T20s

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday suggested a change in the T20 cricket saying that a team should have the ability to review wide balls and waist-high full toss deliveries as these things can make "massive difference".....Read More

Plea in SC seeking removal of CM Jagan over remarks against top court’s judge

A public interest litigation (PIL) was moved in the Supreme Court on Wednesday seeking the removal of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy for his "scandalising" remarks against the second senior-most judge of the top court. The PIL, filed jointly....Read More

Infosys net profit up by 20 per cent, to roll out salary hikes, promotions across all levels

Bluechip digital transformation major Infosys on Wednesday posted 20.5 per cent year-on-year growth in its net profit during the quarter ended September at Rs 4,845 crore and revised full year revenue guidance given the highest ever deal wins. The revenues....Read More

#BoycottTanishq row: Angry mob in Gujarat force showroom manager to sign apology letter

Tanishq Ad Controversy: This time reportedly an angry Hindutva supporters mob broke into a Tanishq outlet in Gandhidham town. #Boycott Tanishq sparked quite a stir when India's renowned jewellery brand 45-second ad on air showed a Muslim family celebrating baby shower....Read More

Divya Dutta on controversial Tanishq ad: Don’t we all want to promote brotherhood?

Tanishq Ad Controversy: Actor Divya Dutta's voice was used in the controversial advert who post the boycott expressed her feelings on Twitter. Dutta said she loved the ad and further added it was sad that the company had to take it....Read More

Ranveer Singh’s ’83’ to release on Christmas, Akshay Kumar’s ‘Sooryavanshi’ postponed till 2021

With the opening up of film theatres in the country, actor Ranveer Singh starrer '83', which chronicles the historical victory of the Indian team in 1983 cricket world cup, has secured a release date near Christmas this year. Film critic....Read More

BJP’s Nitesh Rane digs up Sanjay Raut’s old ‘Hindu Rashtra’ comment amid Uddhav Thackeray’s secular row

BJP leader Nitesh Rane asked Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray to "sort out your own house" amid the latter's ongoing tiff with Maharashtra Governor over reopening of temples in the State. Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari had earlier written to Thackeray....Read More

Hyderabad rains news update: Telangana govt declares two-day state holiday; death toll rises to 15

Hyderabad rains news update: As heavy rainfall led to waterlogging on several roads and low lying areas in the state, the Telangana government has declared holidays on Wednesday and Thursday for all private institutions, offices and non-essential services. "Telangana government....Read More

Japan unveils new submarine amid growing tension with China

Japan on Wednesday unveiled its newest submarine with the aim to boost the country's maritime security amid China's growing aggression in the region. According to a report by the Kyodo news agency, the 3,000-ton warship named the Taigei, built by....Read More

Delhi HC directs CBSE to allow 10th, 12th students to make name, surname related changes in marksheets

In a major relief to students, Delhi High Court on Tuesday suggested to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to come up with a system where students are able to change their names, surnames or other details in their....Read More

UP govt to SC on Hathras case: Three-layered security provided to victim’s family and witnesses

The Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday filed its affidavit in the Supreme Court in connection with the Hathras case stating that three-layered security has been provided to ensure the security to the victim's family and witnesses. In the affidavit, the UP....Read More

Delhi HC seeks Centre’s response on pleas seeking legal recognition of same-sex marriage

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the Central government seeking its response on two petitions seeking legal recognition of same-sex marriage under the Special Marriage Act and the Foreign Marriage Act. A division bench of Justice Rajiv....Read More

Acid attack on three minor sisters in UP’s Gonda; Priyanka Gandhi slams Yogi govt

Three minor girls were attacked with a chemical while they sleeping at their home in Gonda, police said on Tuesday. "Three minor sisters were attacked with a chemical while sleeping on the first floor of their house. Doctors are investigating....Read More

Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for coronavirus

Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for coronavirus, the Portuguese Football Federation announced on Tuesday. As a result, the player will miss Portugal's Nations League match against Sweden. "Cristiano Ronaldo was released from the work of the National Team after a....Read More

NEST Results 2020 Declared: Check details for downloading scorecard, eligibility and more

NEST Results 2020: The National Entrance Screening Test (NEST) 2020 results have been declared on its official website. Registered candidates can visit nestexam.in to check their scorecards and eligibility. This year NEST 2020 was conducted in around 90 cities across....Read More

Ali Fazal drops major hint on ‘Guddu Bhaiya 2.0’ ahead of Mirzapur season 2

After piquing the interest of viewers by his commendable acting and dialogues by his ferocious and daring character Govind 'Guddu' Pandit in 'Mirzapur', actor Ali Fazal shared about how he prepared for Guddu Bhaiya version 2.0. In an exclusive interview....Read More

Manish Sisodia hits out at Centre over Delhi’s air quality, says pollution and coronavirus getting lethal

Rising pollution levels and the threat of coronavirus have become lethal for people, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Tuesday. "Pollution plus corona has become lethal for people. Pollution, especially that related to stubble burning, is not an....Read More

Amid backlash over farm laws, Rajnath Singh and Narendra Singh Tomar hold talks with agriculture experts

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Minister of Agriculture and Farmer Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar held a meeting on Tuesday with agriculture experts over Farm Laws. "In Haryana, farmers are really happy with the farm laws as these laws fulfil their long-pending....Read More

Japan alleges Chinese vessels longest intrusion near disputed territorial waters

After the alleged entry of two Chinese patrol ships in Japan's territorial waters off Senkaku islands in the East China Sea, the Japan Coast Guard on Tuesday said that the two vessels were still present in the waters, marking the....Read More

RKA Chief launches cow-dung anti-radiation ‘chip’; Twitterati bursts into memes

This time Cow-dung and not 'gaumutra' is making the headlines. If sources are to be believed in a bizarre statement Vallabhbhai Kathiria, the chairman of the Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aayog (RKA) unveiled a ‘chip’ named Gausatva Kavach. According to RKA chief,....Read More

Bollywood stands divided on #BoycottTanishq: Kangana slams ad for promoting love jihad while Richa Chadha calls it beautiful

Tanishq Ad Controversy, Tanishq Ad Love Jihad: A popular jewellery brand ad showing an inter-faith marriage didn't go down well with certain sections of people. Severe backlash and boycott forced Tanishq, the renowned jewellery franchise of Titans Group to reportedly pulled off....Read More

‘I want to give a befitting reply to Congress’, says Khushbu Sundar a day after joining BJP

A day after joining the Bharatiya Janata Party, actor-turned-politician Khushbu Sundar on Tuesday said that she wanted to give a befitting reply to Congress. Soon after Sundar returned from Delhi, she said that I have joined the BJP because of the....Read More

Bigg Boss 14: Gauahar Khan makes tea for Sidharth Shukla, the actor says might fall in love with her with such pampering

Bigg Boss 14 doesn't seem much favourable to the freshers' contestants but one cannot ignore the fact how much the three seniors are enjoying their short stay. The mentors Sidharth Shukla, Gauahar Khan, and Hina Khan seem to have bonded....Read More

Bigg Boss 14: Twist in Sara Gurpal’s eviction? Viewers claim her marriage controversy forced the makers to cut short her stay

This season Bigg Boss 14 had its first eviction on Monday and cleary the uproar over contestant Sara Gurpal walking out of the show hasn't gone down well with many. Former contestants of the reality show, as well as fans....Read More

India’s Covid-19 tally crosses 71-lakh mark, new cases dip below 70,000: Health Ministry

With an increase of 66,732 new cases, India's COVID-19 tally reached 71,20,539 on Monday, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW). As per the MoHFW, with 816 deaths, the toll due to the disease has reached 1,09,150....Read More

Hathras case: Allahabad High Court adjourns hearing to November 2

The Allahabad High Court on Monday gave next date of hearing in case related to the alleged gang-rape in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras, Aditional Advocate General VK Shahi said. Shani who is representing Uttar Pradesh's government before the Lucknow Bench of....Read More

India-China standoff: Report claims PLA accelerating fortification of Indian border

In the wake of border clashes along the Sino-Indian border, but harking back well before that, the People's Liberation Army's (PLA) has been bolstering its defensive networks along the un-demarcated Line of Actual Control (LAC). In fact, given the current....Read More