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Three fall in open drain after their rooms collapse as heavy rains batter Mumbai

Three women went missing in Trimurti Chawl in Mumbai's Santa Cruz on Tuesday after the floors of their rooms collapsed and they fell into the sewage channel at the back of the building, Prabhat S Rahangdale, Chief Fire Officer (CFO)....Read More

Bigger, taller, grander: All the details on what the Ram Temple will look like

The Ram Temple in Ayodhya will be grander and bigger compared to the earlier plan with three new domes added to the design and the structure's height increased by 20 feet. The changes in design, which have the approval of....Read More

Countdown for bhoomi pujan begins: Four phased Ramarchan Puja underway

A day prior to foundation laying ceremony of Ram Temple, the four-phased Ramarchan puja has begun to invoke the major gods and goddesses who consider Lord Ram as their 'Ishth' (the god of worship) at Ayodhya's Ram Janmabhoomi on Tuesday.....Read More

Covid-19 won’t deter Amit Shah from posing a threat to Gehlot’s govt in Rajasthan: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena on Tuesday took a dig at Union Home Minister Amit Shah stating that despite being infected with COVID-19 and staying in isolation he will continue posing a threat to the Rajasthan state government. "Corona has attacked Home....Read More

SSR death probe: Rhea Chakraborty’s lawyer objects Bihar govt’s involvement

Bihar government cannot transfer the case related to the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) as it does not have jurisdiction in the matter, Rhea Chakraborty's lawyer said on Tuesday. "There cannot be....Read More

Bid to woo Hindu vote bank? Priyanka breaks silence on Bhumipoojan, says event ‘promotes harmony’

The 'bhoomi-pujan' for the Ram temple, Ayodhya on August 5 should be an occasion for boosting "national unity, brotherhood and cultural harmony", said Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday. The Congress general secretary released a statement, in Hindi, a....Read More

SSR probe: Bombay HC defers PIL seeking CBI inquiry due to heavy rains

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday postponed the hearing on the Public Interest Litigation (PIL), seeking transfer of Sushant Singh Rajput's death case to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) due to heavy rains in Mumbai. The matter was scheduled....Read More

President Trump signs order restricting H1B visas to ‘top talent’

US President Donald Trump on Monday signed a new Executive Order on aligning federal contracting and hiring practices with the "interest of American workers". It called for prohibiting American employers from using H-1B workers to displace Americans in outsourcing contracts.....Read More

SSR death probe: IGP Patna writes to BMC, seeks release of SP Vinay Tiwari from ‘home quarantine’

Relieve Superintendent of Police (SP) Vinay Tiwari from home quarantine as it is "creating obstructions" in the probe of case related to actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death, read a letter written by Inspector General of Police (IGP), Patna (Central) Sanjay....Read More

Heavy rains lash Mumbai; BMC halts transport services

Bus and train services have been halted and altered in Mumbai owing to incessant rain on Tuesday, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) informed, while also appealing to offices in the city to remain shut. "The Western and harbour line between....Read More

India’s Covid-19 tally crosses 18.5 lakh, record testing of 6.6 lakh in 24 hours

India witnessed a single-day spike of 52,050 COVID-19 cases as the total cases in the country reached 18,55,746, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Tuesday. 803 COVID-19 related deaths were reported in the last 24 hours.....Read More

After BSY, former Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah tests positive for Covid-19

Former Karnataka Chief Minister and Leader of Opposition in the State Assembly, Siddaramaiah on Tuesday said that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and admitted himself to a hospital. "I have been tested positive for COVID-19 and also been admitted....Read More

India slams Pak in UN, calls it ‘nerve centre of terrorism’

Calling Pakistan a nerve centre of terrorism, India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador TS Tirumurti, has lashed out at Islamabad for harbouring terror groups, saying it is home to the largest number of listed terrorists internationally and designated....Read More

Ayodhya decked up for mega event: Holy city immersed in festivities ahead of ‘bhoomi-pujan’ ceremony

Ahead of foundation laying ceremony of Ram Temple on August 5, festivities have begun in Ayodhya which will host several national leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi. A bridge over Saryu river was illuminated and priests performed 'aarti' at the....Read More

‘I pray for your health and long life’: Lata Mangeshkar’s special Rakhi message to PM Modi

Spiritual leader Mata Amritanandamayi and veteran singer Lata Mangeshkar extended greetings to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan, who thanked them for their wishes and said blessings from India's "Nari Shakti" gives him great....Read More

‘Maska Bandhan’: Amul celebrates Rakhi with new doodle

Dairy brand Amul marked the auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan on Monday by dedicating its new doodle to the festival of siblings. Amul shared the new cartoon titled 'Maska Bandhan' on Twitter on Monday morning. The doodle features the Amul....Read More

BCCI tightens measures to curb age fraud

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday announced certain measures to counter the menace of age and domicile fraud in cricket. Under the new measures adopted from the 2020-21 season, the players who "voluntarily declare that they....Read More

Digvijay Singh urges PM to defer ‘bhoomi-pujan’ ceremony on Aug 5, calls the day ‘inauspicious’

Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Digvijaya Singh on Monday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should defer the foundation stone laying ceremony for Ram temple from August 5 as it will be an "inauspicious hour" for the event. "I....Read More

Covid cases rise unabated in India: 52,000+ cases recorded within 24-hrs

India's COVID-19 tally crossed the 18 lakh mark with 52,972 positive cases and 771 deaths reported in the last 24 hours. The total COVID-19 cases stand at 18,03,696 including 5,79,357 active cases, 11,86,203 cured/discharged/migrated and 38,135 deaths," said the Union....Read More

SSR death probe: Patna cop Vinay Tiwari ‘forcibly quarantined’ in Mumbai

IPS officer Vinay Tiwari heading a police team from Patna probing case related to actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death has been "forcibly quarantined" by the municipal authorities in Mumbai, Bihar Director-General of Police (DGP) Gupteshwar Pandey said. DGP Pandey alleged....Read More

IPL final to be played on Nov 10, evening matches to start at 7:30 pm

The finals of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 will be played on November 10, the sources within the BCCI confirmed on Sunday. The IPL's governing council met earlier today, and it has also been decided that the evening matches....Read More

Mandir Bhumipoojan Anticipation: Yogi takes stock of preparedness at Ayodhya

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday took stock of the preparations ahead of the foundation stone laying ceremony of Ram temple on August 5. Chief Minister Adityanath surveyed the area and discussed the arrangements for the August 5....Read More

Rajnath, JP Nadda others wish HM shah a speedy recovery after he tests positive for Coronavirus

Union Ministers, including Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, and BJP president JP Nadda on Sunday wished for the speedy recovery of Union Home Minister Amit Shah, who has tested positive for coronavirus and is getting admitted to a hospital following the....Read More

Over 56 lakh people affected by Assam floods: SDMA

More than 56 lakh people have been affected by the floods, which have wreaked havoc across 30 districts of Assam, according to a daily status report on Sunday. According to the report, the total number of 56,89,584 people have been....Read More

Kerala gold smuggling: BJP demands CM Pinarayi Vijayan’s resignation

Union Minister V Muraleedharan launched a protest demanding the resignation of the Chief Minister of Kerala Pinarayi Vijayan on the issue of alleged smuggling of gold by misusing diplomatic channels. Speaking to ANI, Muraleedharan said, "It is an unheard-of incident....Read More

Ayodhya Ram temple’s stonework reaches final stage, caretaker spills details

With the foundation laying ceremony of the grand Ram temple around the corner, the work at the stone-carving workshop of Ram Janambhoomi in Ayodhya has reached its final stage. Speaking to ANI, caretaker of Ram temple stone workshop Hanuman Yadav....Read More

PM Modi to offer prayers at Hanumangarhi prior to ‘bhoomi pujan’ ceremony on Aug 5

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will offer prayers at the Hanumangarhi temple while en-route to the mega foundation laying ceremony of Ram temple in Ayodhya on August 5. Hanumangarhi is the first stop he would be visiting. The ceremony is expected....Read More

UP Minister Kamal Rani Varun dies of Covid-19

Uttar Pradesh Cabinet Minister Kamal Rani Varun passed away due to coronavirus in Lucknow on Sunday morning. She was undergoing treatment for COVID-19 at Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences in the state capital. She served as Minister of....Read More

Kuwait bans flights from 30 countries including India

Kuwait has barred entry of foreign passengers from over 30 countries including India and China. A circular from the Director General Civil Aviation, State of Kuwait directed all airlines operating at Kuwait International Airport to adhere to the instructions in....Read More

China calls for forced Uyghur marriages in new surveillance efforts

China has started the forced marriage game by advertising marriages to Uyghur women and girls to attract men into the Xinjiang or East Turkistan region of China, according to a report published in the Daily Citizen - Focus on the....Read More

Anti-Netanyahu protests rock Jerusalem over corruption charges

Thousands of protesters took part in anti-government protests outside the official residence of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday evening (local time). According to The Times of Israel, it is the biggest rally to be held in the capital since....Read More

India’s Covid-19 tally crosses 17 lakh mark, over 54K cases in 24 hours

India's COVID-19 tally crossed the 17 lakh mark with 54,736 positive cases and 853 deaths reported in the last 24 hours. "The total COVID-19 cases stand at 17,50,724 including 5,67,730 active cases, 11,45,630 cured/discharged/migrated and 37,364 deaths," said the Union....Read More

Vizag crane mishap: Rajnath Singh institutes inquiry committee

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said a departmental enquiry committee has been instituted to establish the cause leading to the accident in which 11 people were killed when a giant crane collapsed at Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL) in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam....Read More

Generational rift amid Congress: Rajiv Satav issues clarification

After two days of sparring on social media between seniors and younger leaders of the Congress party, Rajya Sabha MP and AICC in-charge for Gujarat, Rajiv Satav took to Twitter to clarify his remarks at Thursday's meeting of the party's....Read More

Punjab liquor deaths: CM announces Rs 2 lakh ex gratia for affected families, suspends officials

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh announced Rs 2-lakh compensation each to the families of the deceased in the hooch tragedy that claimed at least 86 lives. During the 13th edition of the Facebook Live of #AskCaptain interaction, the Chief....Read More

India China standoff: 5th round of Corps-Commander level talks to be held today at Moldo

Armies of India and China will hold Corps Commander-level talks at Moldo on the Chinese side of Line of Actual Control today, said Indian Army sources. "Armies of India and China to hold Corps Commander-level talks at Moldo on the....Read More

Nepal to send revised map to India, Google and international community by mid-August

Nepal government intends to send its recently revised map to India, Google and international community by the middle of August, a minister has said. The revised map includes Indian territories of Limpiyadhura, Lipulekh and Kalapani. "We will be sending the....Read More

China baffled over Germany’s suspension of HK extradition treaty, calls it ‘breach of international law’

China has condemned Germany's decision to suspend extradition agreement with Hong Kong after the territorial government delayed the local polls. "The Chinese Embassy in Germany expresses its strong indignation and firm opposition to the wrong remarks of German Foreign Minister....Read More

Ram temple bhoomi pujan: Yogi Adityanath’s visit to Ayodhya cancelled

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's visit to Ayodhya today to review the preparations for Ram Temple foundation laying ceremony, stands cancelled. The visit has been cancelled due to the demise of the Uttar Pradesh Cabinet Minister Kamala Rani Varun....Read More

Assam plans to reopen educational institutions from September 1

Assam Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday announced plans to reopen schools, colleges and educational institutions from September 1. However, the final decision would be taken by the Centre. "The state government is considering a proposal to open the....Read More

11 dead as massive crane collapses at shipyard in Visakhapatnam

At least eleven people died and one other sustained injuries after a crane collapsed here in Visakhapatnam on Saturday. The incident was reported from Hindustan Shipyard Limited, DCP Suresh Babu confirmed. "A crane collapsed at Hindustan Shipyard Limited in Visakhapatnam,....Read More

Andhra’s three capital bill gets governor’s nod, ‘Committed to Amaravati’, says state BJP

Andhra Pradesh BJP president Somu Veerraju reacted after Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan gave his assent to the Decentralisation and Inclusive Development of all Regions Bill and APCRDA Repeal Bill, saying that BJP is supporting Amaravati farmer's agitation even now and....Read More

US house committee expresses ‘deep concerns’ on arrest of HK activists

Expressing 'deep concern' over arrest warrants under Hong Kong's draconian national security law for several democracy activists, US House Committee on Foreign Affairs on Friday (local time) said this action further undermines China's credibility as a rule-abiding member of the....Read More

US cracks the whip on Chinese Companies, imposes sanctions on companies in Xinjiang for rights violations

US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo on Friday said that sanctions have been imposed on Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps and two of its officials for their connection to serious human rights abuse on the Uyghur community in Xinjiang. After....Read More

After UK, Canada and others, Germany suspends extradition treaty with Hong Kong

Germany has decided to suspend its extradition treaty with Hong Kong, Foreign Minister, Heiko Mass, said on Friday (local time) after the erstwhile British colony decided to postpone legislative council elections. "The decision by the Hong Kong Government to disqualify....Read More

Ram Mandir Bhoomipujan preparedness: Yogi to visit Ayodhya on August 2nd

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will visit Ayodhya on August 2 to take stock of preparations for the Ram temple foundation stone laying ceremony. The Prime Minister is scheduled to lay the foundation stone of the Ram Temple in....Read More

Amid LAC tensions, Nepal FM calls 1947 pact on Gurkha soldiers ‘redundant’, says it needs ‘discussions’

Nepal has called for a revision of the 1947 tripartite agreement on Gurkha soldiers claiming it has become redundant and urged the United Kingdom and India to discuss the issue. In a virtual discussion 'Foreign Policy of Nepal in changing....Read More

US set to ban Chinese app Tiktok, Trump says ‘will ban app’

The United States will be banning Chinese-video sharing app Tik Tok, said President Donald Trump on Friday (local time), amidst rising tensions between Beijing and Washington on a range of issues. "As far as Tik Tok is concerned we are....Read More

Biggest one day spike in Covid cases, 57,000 cases reported for the first time in 24-hrs

India on Saturday reported 57,117 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the country's coronavirus tally to 16,95,988, said the Union Health Ministry. As per the health ministry's website, there are 5,65,103 active cases while 10,94,374 patients have....Read More

Pilot camp likely to skip CLP meet as Gehlot moves MLAs to Jaisalmer

Congress MLAs, supporting Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, reached Suryagarh hotel in Jaisalmer on Friday. They were earlier lodged at Fairmont Hotel in Jaipur. Gehlot said that MLAs were shifted to keep them away from external pressure. "Our MLAs who were....Read More

Don’t use SSR death probe as Maharashtra vs Bihar issue, says Uddhav

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has said that Sushant Singh Rajput case should not be politicised or used to create friction between Maharashtra and Bihar. Amid the ongoing criticism faced by the Mumbai Police following an investigation into Rajput's death....Read More

US charges three in Twitter mega Bitcoin hack

Three people were charged on Friday (local time) for their alleged involvement in a massive hack on Twitter earlier this month which saw accounts of several prominent personalities getting hacked. The individuals included Mason Sheppard, a 19-year-old from the United....Read More

Devendra Fadnavis joins SSR chorus, asks for CBI inquiry

Maharashtra Leader of Opposition and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis on Friday said that the Enforcement Directorate should carry out an investigation in actor Sushant Singh Rajput's suicide case. "There is a huge public sentiment about handing over #SushantSinghRajput case to....Read More

US to ban Tiktok after India? Trump says US will ban Chinese app

US President Donald Trump on Friday (local time) said that his administration may ban the Chinese video-sharing application TikTok. "We are looking at TikTok, we may be banning TikTok. We may be doing some other things, we have a couple....Read More

Shivraj Singh Chouhan urges state ministers, MLAs to contribute 30% salary to CM Covid Relief Fund

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday appealed to the Ministers and MLAs in the state to contribute 30 per cent of their salaries to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic. "If all....Read More

President Kovind gifts bicycle to budding cyclist on Eid

In a gesture to motivate the youth of the country, President of India Ram Nath Kovind gifted a racing bicycle to Riyaz, a schoolboy who dreams of excelling as a cyclist, at the Rashtrapati Bhawan on Friday. Riyaz, who is....Read More

SC bars registration of BS-IV vehicles until further notice

The Supreme Court on Friday barred the registration of BS-IV vehicles till further notice and expressed its displeasure on the large number of vehicles that were sold in March during the lockdown period. A Bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra....Read More

SC directs Centre to ensure doctors, healthcare workers receive salaries on time

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Centre to do needful to ensure that salaries of doctors health workers involved in COVID-19 fight are paid in time. A Bench headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan asked Centre to ensure that by....Read More

‘We cannot go on ignoring our informal sector’: Rahul Gandhi in interaction with Mohommad Yunus

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi interacted over video call with Grameen Bank founder and Nobel Laureate Professor Mohammad Yunus over the issues that have emerged for the economy in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic and both agreed that the informal....Read More

India nails China’s lies on LaC pullback, says disengagement not complete

India said on Thursday that some progress has been made in the disengagement of troops along the Line of Actual Control in Eastern Ladakh but it has not yet been completed and noted that it expected that the Chinese side....Read More

Covid-19 vaccine update: Health Ministry says only 3 vaccine candidates in phase 3

In the development related to the COVID-19 vaccine across the world, only three vaccine candidates are in phase III clinical trials across the globe. These three coronavirus vaccine candidates are from the USA, UK (University of Oxford's vaccine) and China,....Read More

Sushant Singh Rajput death: Bihar govt moves SC challenging Rhea Chakraborty’s petition

The Bihar government filed a caveat before the Supreme Court on Thursday seeking to challenge actor Rhea Chakraborty's petition that sought transfer of the FIR registered in Patna to Mumbai in the Sushant Rajput suicide case. Earlier in the day,....Read More

Sushant Singh Rajput case: Rhea Chakraborty claims innocence, says were in a live-in relationship

Claiming her innocence in Sushant Singh Rajput's alleged suicide case before the Supreme Court in her petition, Bollywood actor Rhea Chakraborty said she has been falsely implicated in the case. The petition also claimed that she was in a "live-in....Read More

US presses Pak for legal reform over killing of Tahir Naseem

Expressing shock and outrage over the killing of an American citizen inside Pakistani courtroom, US on Thursday (local time) asked Pakistan to "immediately reform its often abused blasphemy laws and its court system, which allow such abuses to occur." "We....Read More

India’s Covid-19 tally crosses 16 lakh mark, testing hits record high

With the highest single-day spike of 55,079 COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, India's coronavirus tally breached the 16 lakh mark on Friday, informed the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. With this latest spike, the total cases....Read More

Massive anti-Pak protests erupt in Sindh against state terrorism

A massive protest erupts in Qazi Ahmed town of Shaheed Behazir Abad district of Sindh province as people defy state terrorism amid the rise in enforced disappearances incidents. The protesters shouted slogans saying "Stop state terrorism, fascism and brutality in....Read More

Chinese consulate in Houston was a ‘den of spies’: Mike Pompeo

The Chinese Consulate in Houston was a "den of spies", US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo said on Thursday (local time) amid the downward spiral in US-China ties. Pompeo, while addressing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, stated that "we....Read More

US lauds EU for its first-ever cyber-sanctions framework

The US on Thursday (local time) welcomed the announcement from the European Union's High Representative Josep Borrell regarding the body's first designations under its cyber sanctions framework. "The United States and the EU share a vision for open, interoperable, reliable....Read More

Rajasthan crisis: Gehlot urges rebel MLAs to attend assembly session

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Thursday expressed confidence that his government will complete its full term and said "unhappy MLAs" should attend the assembly session as they have been elected on Congress symbol. Talking to media here, Gehlot also....Read More

Agri-loans hiked by 11.9 % in Andhra Pradesh

The State Level Bankers Committee (SLBC) meeting held under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has decided to increase the quantum of agriculture loans by 11.9 percent and the increase in overall loans was pegged at 9.78....Read More

Covid-19 impact on auto-industry: Maruti Suzuki reports net loss of Rs 249 crore in Q1 FY21

Maruti Suzuki, the country's largest passenger car manufacturer, on Wednesday posted a net loss of Rs 249 crore in the first quarter of the current financial year (Q1 FY21) as compared to a net profit of Rs 1,436 crore in....Read More

Truth Wins: Ankita Lokhande shares cryptic post as Rhea Chakraborty’s legal trouble begins

Actress Ankita Lokhande on Wednesday took to Instagram to post a cryptic message. In what is being perceived as ex-girlfriend Ankita's reaction to the new developments in the ongoing probe by the Mumbai Police in Sushant Singh Rajput's suspected suicide....Read More

Happy Friendship Day 2020 card, images, HD pictures, WhatsApp status videos, songs, photos for Best Friend, Girlfriend, Boyfriend, Husband, Wife

Happy Friendship Day 2020 card, images, HD pictures, WhatsApp status videos, songs, photos for Best Friend, Girlfriend, Boyfriend, Husband, Wife: Friendship is often recognised as an interpersonal bond, a strong interweaving of ties beyond the ones conferred by blood or....Read More

Rajasthan crisis: Governor rejects proposal to convene assembly

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday said that the proposal to convene Legislative Assembly Session has been rejected for the third time by Governor Kalraj Mishra, who asked the CM to rather resort to a regular Monsoon Session on a....Read More

KGF Chapter 2: New poster of Sanjay Dutt’s character Adheera released

Marking senior actor Sanjay Dutt's birthday, makers of his upcoming action-thriller 'KGF Chapter 2' on Wednesday unveiled his character poster from the film. Dutt took to Instagram to share the poster that features him in a dark, fierce avatar and....Read More

Huge amount of money transferred into Rhea’s account, alleges Sushant Singh Rajput’s cousin

BJP MLA Neeraj Kumar Singh Bablu, cousin of Sushant Singh Rajput, on Tuesday said that a huge amount of money has been transferred into the account of actress Rhea Chakraborty from the actor's account. "An FIR has been filed against....Read More

Truly overwhelmed and forever indebted: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to fans after recovering from Covid-19

Two days after Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aaradhya Bachchan were discharged from hospital after recovering from COVID-19, the actor on Wednesday extended gratitude towards her fans for their "prayers, concern, wishes and love". The 46-year-old actor took to....Read More

Trump signals Covid-19 vaccine by year-end, assures supply to other countries

US President Donald Trump during a press briefing said the United States may provide a vaccine for the novel coronavirus to other countries when it is ready. "When we have that vaccine it will be discharged and taken care of,"....Read More

57% slum dwellers had Covid, 16% in housing societies finds Mumbai survey

A total of 6,936 samples were collected from 3 wards in slums and non-slums in the first round of Serological Surveillance for SARS-CoV2 commissioned by NITI-Aayog, Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) and Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), said....Read More

Tibetan-govt-in-exile lashes out at China, joins US in accusing China of ‘intellectual property theft’

The US government has rightly accused China of stealing intellectual property especially in COVID vaccines technology, TG Arya, Spokesperson for Tibetan-government-in-exile said on Tuesday referring to the recent decision to close Chinese consulate in Houston. "The American government asked for....Read More

India’s Covid-19 toll surges to 15.3 lakh, recovery rate now at 64%

With a spike of  cases in the last 24 hours, India's COVID-19 count has crossed the 15 lakh-mark on Tuesday while the recovery rate stood at 64 per cent. According to the Union Health Ministry, the total COVID-19 cases stand....Read More

Rafale firepower for IAF: First batch of game changer jets to arrive today

The first batch of five Rafale aircraft, would be arriving in Ambala today to join the Indian Air Force (IAF) fleet. Air Force chief Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria would be visiting Ambala today to receive the first batch of....Read More

No time capsule to be placed beneath Ram temple site at Ayodhya: Champat Rai

Reports circulating in the media about a time capsule being placed beneath the site of the Ram temple, Ayodhya are baseless, said General Secretary, Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust, Champat Rai on Tuesday. "All reports about placing of a time....Read More

Prakash Javadekar releases Tiger Census report on Global Tiger Day eve

Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday released the report of the Tiger Census on eve of Global Tiger Day. "India is proud of its tiger assets. The country today has 70 per cent of the world's tiger population. We....Read More

Virat Kohli shares how Anushka Sharma has transformed his life

Indian cricketer Virat Kohli has credited his wife Anushka Sharma for making the 'rigid' skipper a more practical person. Kohli was speaking to Indian opening batsman Mayank Agarwal in the Latest Episode of the 'Open nets with Mayank' where the....Read More

Active job seekers confident about career progression as economy reboots: LinkedIn

The lifting of COVID-19 lockdown in several states and continued adversities caused by the pandemic have instituted a new set of workforce demands, thus creating new economic opportunities across the country's industrial landscape, the world's largest professional network LinkedIn said....Read More

Dream is to win Olympic: Junior hockey team member Ishika Chaudhary

Indian Junior Women's hockey team's Ishika Chaudhary said her dream is to play for the senior team and win 'a lot of trophies' including medals at the Olympic Games. "Like any other youngster, my eventual dream is to play for....Read More

Mayawati on Rajasthan crisis: Waited for right time to teach Gehlot a lesson

Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot had "unconstitutionally" merged six MLAs of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) with the Congress in Rajasthan, he did the same in his earlier tenure too, for which we wanted to teach him and his party a....Read More

Joe Jonas, Sophie Turner welcome first child

Sophie Turner and husband Joe Jonas have welcomed their first child recently -- a baby girl. According to Fox News, Jonas' representative confirmed the news in a statement to People magazine on Monday. "Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas are delighted....Read More

India opposes Pakistan’s attempt to convert gurdwara into mosque in Lahore

India on Monday lodged a strong protest with Pakistan High Commission over reports of attempts being made to convert Gurdwara 'Shahidi Asthan' in Lahore into a mosque, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said. Gurdwara Shahidi Asthan Bhai Tam....Read More

China collecting DNA samples to develop tool for genetic surveillance: Report

Chinese authorities have been collecting DNA samples from across the country to develop a massive genetic database, in a bid to create a new tool for their emerging high-tech surveillance state. In an opinion piece in the New York Times,....Read More

Google extends work from home till July 2021 amid Covid-19 spike

Amid the surge in coronavirus cases, Google has announced that its employees will not be returning to the office until July 2021, The Washington Post reported. The decision shows that though US President Donald Trump has been pushing for re-opening....Read More

UK, India to collaborate in anti-microbial resistance research worth 8 million pounds

The United Kingdom and India are deepening their existing scientific research collaboration with five new projects worth eight million pounds to tackle anti-microbial resistance (AMR) that could lead to important advances in the global fight against antibiotic-resistant bacteria and genes.....Read More

First US Presidential debate to be held on September 29

The first debate in the run-up to the US presidential election will be held on September 29 in Cleveland, Ohio, the Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) said in a statement on Monday. "CPD is pleased to announce that the first....Read More

Rafale aircrafts land safely at UAE airbase: IAF

All the five Rafale aircraft landed safely at the Al Dhafra airbase in UAE on Monday after a sortie in excess of seven hours, the Indian Air Force said. In a long-awaited development, five Rafale fighter aircraft took off on....Read More

US-Australia to take on Beijing’s aggression in South China Sea today: Reports

Amid China's expansionist and aggressive policies, Australian-US Ministerial Consultations (AUSMIN) will take place on Tuesday to discuss a range of issues including COVID-19 pandemic and the South China Sea. According to South China Morning Post, Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs....Read More

Human trial of ‘Covaxin’ begins in Bhubaneswar

The human trial of India's first indigenous vaccine candidate 'Covaxin' began at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital in Bhubaneswar on Monday. Covaxin, the vaccine developed by Bharat Biotech, has been administered to several persons, who volunteered to....Read More

Rajasthan crisis: Ashok Gehlot dials PM to discuss Governor’s conduct

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday said he has spoken to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inform about the behaviour of the state's Governor Kalraj Mishra. "I spoke with Prime Minister yesterday (on Sunday) and told him about the....Read More

Rajasthan crisis: Governor seeks clarification from state govt over convening assembly session

Rajasthan Governor Kalraj Mishra has sought clarification from the state government regarding the proposal of convening the Assembly Session, said sources on Monday. "Rajasthan Governor Kalraj Mishra has sought clarification from the state government over the proposal on the convening....Read More

Atrangi Re: Dhanush, Sara Ali Khan to start second shooting schedule from October

Aanand L. Rai's next project 'Atrangi Re' starring actors Sara Ali Khan, Akshay Kumar and Dhanush will commence its second shoot schedule from October this year in Madurai. The film went on floors in March this year before the nationwide....Read More