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IPL 2021: Ashwin gets into heated argument with Southee and Morgan
Sharjah, Sep 28 (IANS) Delhi Capitals' spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and Kolkata Knight Riders pacer Tim Southee were involved in a heated argument during their IPL 2021 game at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium here on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
K'taka to ink 3 MoUs with Infosys to achieve NEP objectives
Bengaluru, Sep 28 (IANS) In order to give priority to skill development among the students as per the National Education Policy (NEP-2020), the Department of Higher Education in Karnataka will soon ink three MoUs with IT major Infosys.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Education,Politics
'India for Tigers' rally from October 2
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) An 'India for Tigers - A Rally on Wheels' across 51 tiger reserves in 18 states covering a distance of 7,500 kms in seven days will mark the Wildlife Week starting October 2.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Panel probing Guj hospital fires blames state's 'faulty' policies
Gandhinagar, Sep 28 (IANS) The report of the panel probing the fires in hospitals in Gujarat's Ahmedabad and Rajkot, tabled in the Assembly on Tuesday on the Supreme Court's orders, has blamed both the hospital managements and the state government's policies for the tragedies.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Health/Medicine,Politics
IPL 2021: Bowlers, Pandya power Mumbai to six-wicket win over Punjab
Abu Dhabi, Sep 28 (IANS) A clinical show by bowlers along with an unbeaten 40 from Hardik Pandya helped Mumbai Indians seal a six-wicket win over Punjab Kings at Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Tuesday. This is Mumbai's first win in the UAE leg of the tournament and places the defending champions at fifth place in the points table, thereby keeping their playoffs hopes alive.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Lyca Group chairman takes over Jaffna LPL franchise
Colombo, Sep 28 (IANS) Sri Lanka-born British millionaire Allirajah Subaskaran has become the new owner of Jaffna Stallions, the defending champions of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) T20 cricket tournament for its second season starting December 4.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Sports,Cricket
Over 1.70 cr people got first vax shot in Jharkhand, says CM
Ranchi, Sep 28 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren claimed on Tuesday that more than 1.70 crore people in the state have been administered the first dose of Covid vaccine till now.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
IPL 2021: Venkatesh Iyer happy to make with the ball too
Sharjah, Sep 28 (IANS) Venkatesh Iyer has been one of the star performers with the bat in the UAE leg of the IPL 2021, making an immediate impact on his debut with an unbeaten 41 against Royal Challengers Bangalore a few days back. The Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) opener scored his maiden IPL fifty in the next match against Mumbai Indians. Iyer has scored 126 runs in four innings so far in IPL 2021.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2021: Tiwary and Pandya seal six-wicket win for Mumbai over Punjab
Abu Dhabi, Sep 28 (IANS) Saurabh Tiwary and Hardik Pandya played gutsy knocks to help Mumbai Indians seal a six-wicket win over Punjab Kings at Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Tuesday. This is Mumbais first win in the UAE leg of the tournament and places the defending champions at fifth place in the points table, thereby keeping their playoffs hopes alive.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Vice President calls for AI solutions in agriculture, health, education
Jaipur, Sep 28 (IANS) Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday called for tapping the potential of revolutionary technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI) to deliver benefits to the people and enhance their quality of life.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Cyclone impact: Crops over 1.56 lakh acres damaged in Andhra
Amaravati, Sep 28 (IANS) Cyclone 'Gulab' left a trail of destruction in coastal Andhra Pradesh, damaging crops over 1.56 lakh acres and causing extensive loss to infrastructure.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Limestone mining operations in Rajasthan put on hold by NGT
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has said that limestone mining operations, within 10 kms of Bassi Wildlife Sanctuary in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh, will remain prohibited till the expert panel conducts a detailed study of its impact beyond the boundaries of the eco-sensitive zone.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife,Immigration/Law/Rights
Top Maoist leader Tingraj Orang surrenders in Assam
Guwahati, Sep 28 (IANS) Top Maoist leader Tingraj Orang surrendered to Assam police on Tuesday, officials said.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Assam,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
Rahul Gandhi may seek to resolve Congress internal feuds in Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 28 (IANS) With a section of the top Congress brass in Kerala unhappy over the manner in which the party high command's handpicked state party chief K. Sudhakaran and Leader of Opposition V.D. Satheesan are operating, party leader Rahul Gandhi is expected to do some fire fighting when he arrives on a one-day visit to his Lok Sabha constituency on Wednesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
Arunachal plans big for cultivating aromatic plants, palm oil
Itanagar, Sep 28 (IANS) Responding to the willingness of various government and private organisations, Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu said on Tuesday that his government would facilitate cultivation, processing and value addition of various aromatic plants and palm oil.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Arunachal Pradesh,National,Politics
Ellenabad bypoll to change political equations in Hry: Abhay Chautala
Gurugram, Sep 28 (IANS) With the announcement of by-election in the Ellenabad Assembly constituency in Sirsa district, Abhay Singh Chautala, the former MLA from Ellenabad, said here during a press conference on Tuesday that with this bypoll, the political equations in Haryana will change.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Haryana,National,Politics
IPL 2021: Morgan credits coach McCullum for KKR's revival
Sharjah, Sep 28 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan gave credit to coach Brendon McCullum for inculcating the right ethos and mindset among the players that has helped them keep their nerves in difficult conditions and register a three-wicket win against Delhi Capitals on Tuesday. The win kept alive KKr's chances of reaching the knockout stage.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Agriculture Minister launches Amul Honey
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare, Narendra Singh Tomar, on Tuesday launched 'Amul Honey', a product of Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation Ltd (GCMMF) in active collaboration with the National Bee Board (NBB).
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Delhi sees two Covid deaths, 34 new cases
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Delhi on Tuesday reported two Covid deaths - after a gap of 10 days, along with 34 fresh Covid cases, in the last 24 hours, as per the Health Department bulletin.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
SC rules consumer forum can't order forensic test of surveyor's report
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that a consumer forum is primarily concerned with an allegation of deficiency in service and cannot subject the surveyor's report to forensic examination.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Heavy rains forecast in Bengal in next 24 hours
Kolkata, Sep 28 (IANS) With the depression formed in the Bay of Bengal gaining strength, the Met department has issued red alerts in East Midnapore, West Midnapore and South 24 Parganas districts in West Bengal.
2021-09-28
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
NHRC issues notice to Delhi govt over reports of violence in Tihar jail
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) After the sixth incident of violence among the inmates of Tihar jail in the month of September, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken suo motu cognisance of a media report alleging increasing incidents of violence among the inmates in the jail and issued a notice to the Delhi government.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics,Defence/Security
'Afghanistan at risk of resurgence of polio, Covid'
London, Sep 28 (IANS) With the Taliban retaking Afghanistan last month, and international organisations pulling out funds, there is an increased risk of resurgence of polio, Covid-19 and other diseases there, which can have global implications, Nature reported.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Indian Army disposed live bombs found in TN in controlled blasts
Chennai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Indian Army's Bomb Disposal Squad has safely disposed the remaining unexploded bombs that were seized along with iron and steel scrap from an industry estate, an Defence Ministry statement said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Defence/Security
Congress asks state unit to resolve issue in Punjab
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Congress is in a firefighting mode in Punjab.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
IPO-bound OYO condemns Zostel's threats of forum shopping
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The battle between tech hospitality major OYO and hostel chain Zostel reached another high, as IPO-bound OYO published an open blog in response to a letter by Zostel threatening it to constrain its IPO readiness actions.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
War of words continue between Pawan Kalyan, Andhra ministers
Amaravati, Sep 28 (IANS) The war of words between actor-politician Pawan Kalyan and leaders of YSR Congress Party continued on Tuesday with the Jana Sena leader slamming Andhra Pradesh's ruling party for what he calls its "policy terrorism".
2021-09-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Cinema/Showbiz,Politics
Woman alleges minor children abducted by ex-husband from US, SC seeks govt response
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought reply from the CBI, the Tamil Nadu government, and others, on a woman's plea alleging that her ex-husband has abducted her two minor children from the US.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Diaspora,Immigration/Law/Rights
Last two IPL 2021 league games to be played concurrently: BCCI
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced that the last two matches of IPL 2021 league phase will be played concurrently.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Guangzhou FC terminate contract with coach Cannavaro
Guangzhou (China), Sep 28 (IANS) Guangzhou FC has terminated their contract with Italtian coach Fabio Cannavaro, the club announced on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, China,Sports,Football
Odisha police arrest MBA graduate for duping jewellery stores
Bhubaneswar, Sep 28 (IANS) The Odisha police have arrested a MBA graduate from Kolkata for allegedly looting jewellery stores in Bhubaneswar and Puri by producing bogus payment transactions, the police said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Orissa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
RJD, Congress stake claim to one Bihar seat heading for bypoll
Patna, Sep 28 (IANS) With dates of by-elections to two vacant Bihar Assembly seats announced, the Rashtriya Janata Dal and the Congress have both staked claim for one constituency on behalf of the Mahagathbandhan.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Infiltration bids along LoC to increase exponentially, intel agencies warn
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Indian intelligence agencies have warned that more infiltration attempts will be made by the terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir as a large numbers of them have been hiding at the launch pads located in Pakistan occupied Kashmir(PoK).
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Maanav cruises into second round in AITA men's event
Bengaluru, Sep 28 (IANS) Maanav Jain of Karnataka breezed past Vineeth Mutyala of Telangana in straight sets 6-2, 6-2 in the AITA Men's Tennis Championship here at the Karnataka State Lawn Tennis Associaiotn (KSLTA) on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Tennis
Indians love long weekends
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANSlife) As the population across the world continues to get jabbed, travellers have begun boarding flights and checking into hotels among a lot more movement. Commemorating World Tourism Day 2021, OYO released interesting insights on global consumer travel and booking trends in its Unlocking Travel Report 2021. As several countries open up their borders to welcome travellers once again, the companys analysis captures top global travel trends and the most sought-after leisure destinations around the world.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life,Lifestyle/Fashion
SC stays death penalty of convict in Sonai Dalit men murder case
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed the death penalty of a convict involved in the cold-blooded murder of three Dalit men, over an inter-caste love affair, in Sonai village of Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district in 2013.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Thakur made Delhi Police's SCP, Special Cell, Srivastava SCP, Crime
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Senior Delhi Police officer Neeraj Thakur, who had the charge of the Special Cell as Special Commissioner, will now hold the post full time, an order said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Pawan Kalyan's fans try to attack actor Posani
Hyderabad, Sep 28 (IANS) Fans of actor-politician Pawan Kalyan on Tuesday tried to attack actor and producer Posani Krishna Murali for his remarks against the former.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema,Politics
Power rationing in China sees shops with candles, no streetlights
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Power rationing in some parts of Northeast China, particularly in some residential communities, without advance warning has sparked public anger and growing debate over the country's power supply, Global Times reported.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
IPL 2021: Clinical Mumbai bowlers restrict Punjab to 135/6
Abu Dhabi, Sep 28 (IANS) Mumbai Indians put up a clinical show with the ball to restrict Punjab Kings to 135/6 in 20 overs at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Match 42 of IPL 2021 here on Tuesday. For Mumbai, Jasprit Bumrah and Kieron Pollard took two wickets each while Krunal Pandya and Rahul Chahar had one scalp each.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Indian women lose to South Korea 69-107 in Asia Cup basketball
Amman (Jordan), Sep 28 (IANS) The Indian women's basketball team came up with an improved performance but still went down to South Korea 69-107 in a Divison A match of the FIBA Women's Asia Cup here on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Jordan,Sports,Other Sports
Oscar-nominated director to shoot documentary on Celine Dion's life
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) French Canadian singer and international celebrity Celine Dion's untitled feature documentary will narrate her life journey, reports Variety.com.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Calcutta HC directs Speaker to settle disqualification issue of Mukul Roy
Kolkata, Sep 28 (IANS) The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday directed the Speaker of the West Bengal Assembly Biman Banerjee to settle the disqualification petition moved by BJP MLA Suvendu Adhikari on an urgent basis and submit it before the Court on the next date of hearing on October 7.
2021-09-28
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
HC cancels order appointing moulvi as priest in Datta Gurupeetha, BJP says victory for Hindus
Bengaluru, Sep 28 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday set aside the order of appointment of Muslim Moulvi Syed Ghouse Mohiddin to perform pujas in Dutta Peetha of Chikkamagalur district. The appointment was made by the Congress government headed by Siddaramaiah.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics,Religion
SC dismisses Adani's plea against gas distribution bids in Ahmedabad
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) In a setback to Adani Gas, the Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed its plea, challengings the bidding process for the supply of PNG and CNG in three areas of Ahmedabad district.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Immigration/Law/Rights
'Bhramam' trailer out, Raashii Khanna says she is more excited than nervous
Kochi, Sep 28 (IANS) The trailer of Raashii Khanna's upcoming Malayalam film 'Bhraman' is out and the actress feels that despite it being a remake of 'Andhadhun', there is a lot of originality in the movie.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Kerala,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
SEBI approves creation of Social Stock Exchange, easier M&As
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Securities market regulator SEBI on Tuesday approved a slew of investor and business-friendly measures including creation of Gold and Social Stock Exchanges, amongst others.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
AstraZeneca India, Tricog launch project to reduce heart failure
Bengaluru, Sep 28 (IANS) AstraZeneca India on Tuesday partnered with health-tech startup Tricog to roll out a programme called 'Project Heartbeat', focused on early and accurate diagnosis of heart attack patients, to reduce mortality rates.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine,Science/Tech
IPL betting racket busted in Delhi, five held
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Delhi Police have busted an Indian Premier League (IPL) betting racket and arrested five people in this connection, including the kingpin, an official said here on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
SEBI amends regulatory provisions on related party transactions
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The SEBI board considered and approved on Tuesday the amendments to the SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015, in relation to regulatory provisions on related party transactions (RPTs).
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Deshbhakti Curriculum a milestone in India's progress journey: Kejriwal
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Deshbhakti Curriculum will prove to be a milestone in India's progress journey, which will inculcate patriotism in children from a tender age, thereby making them true patriots who will stay true to their country by staying true to their jobs, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Politics
Varun Sharma on hosting IPL: I feel blessed, it's super fun (IANS Interview)
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) For "Fukrey" actor Varun Sharma, hosting the UAE leg of IPL 2021 has been not only a challenging experience, but also "super-fun". It's the first time that the actor has gone behind the microphone and hosted a cricket match -- and he seems to be loving it.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Betting Central,Bollywood
UEFA to appeal to punish Barca, Real Madrid and Juventus
London, Sep 28 (IANS) UEFA, the European football's governing body, confirmed on Tuesday that it will appeal to a higher court after their legal action against Barcelona, Real Madrid and Juventus was suspended.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Football
China electricity crunch forces blackouts for households and factories
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) A growing power supply crunch in China is triggering blackouts for households and forcing factories to cut production, threatening to slow the country's vast economy and place even more strain on global supply chains, CNN reported.
2021-09-28
Category: International, India,Politics
SEBI relaxes eligibility norms for issue of shares with 'superior voting rights'
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has relaxed eligibility requirements related to Superior Voting Rights (SR) shares framework that will allow give more flexibility to the founders of new-age companies when it comes to raising capital and taking their company public.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Pitch Invader Jarvo charged with trespass, to appear in court on Oct 12
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Daniel Jarvis, better known as Jarvo 69, has been charged with aggravated trespass after invading the pitch during the fourth Test between England and India at The Oval. Jarvis, wearing an India Test jersey, invaded the pitch thrice in three different venues during the Test series between England and India.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Sidhu once again exhibited 'shifty' character: Amarinder (Ld)
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Former Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said on Tuesday that Navjot Singh Sidhu's resignation as Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee chief within two months of taking over the vital post has proved beyond doubt that the cricketer-turned-politician is an "unstable" man, who could not be relied upon to lead the ruling party, especially in a border state like Punjab.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Sakinaka rape-cum-murder: Probe over, charge sheet filed in 18 days
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Notching one of its quickest investigations, the Mumbai Police on Tuesday filed the charge sheet in the brutal Sakinaka rape-cum-murder case of a 32-year old woman early on September 10.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
My director had done his homework well, says Nithiin about 'Maestro'
Hyderabad, Sep 28 (IANS) Telugu actor Nithiin is currently basking in the success of his recently released film 'Maestro'. However, what's more interesting is that unlike other actors, he didn't dive deep into preparation of the film. Instead, he let the acting have an organic flow.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Bagga threatens legal action against Swamy for Twitter remark
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) There is a Twitter war going on between senior BJP Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy and Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga, the national secretary of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) with allegations and counter allegations flying thick and fast against each other.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
10 organisations selected as grantees through WomenConnect Challenge India, launched by Reliance Foundation and USAID
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Ten organisations across India have been selected as grantees through the WomenConnect Challenge India, launched by Reliance Foundation and the US Agency for International Development (USAID).
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
ED questions Maha minister Anil Parab for 8 hours
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday summoned and questioned senior Shiv Sena leader and Maharashtra Transport Minister Anil Parab pertaining to the allegations levelled by sacked police official Sachin Vaze.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Narendra Gupta plays 235-year-old genius in 'Mauka-E-Vardaat - Operation Vijay'
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Television and film actor Narendra Gupta can now be seen as 'Newton Chattopadhyay' in the crime show 'Mauka-E-Vardaat - Operation Vijay'.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Punjab woman minister resigns in 'solidarity' with Sidhu
Chandigarh, Sep 28 (IANS) Punjab Minister Razia Sultana resigned from the Cabinet on Tuesday to express "solidarity" with Navjot Singh Sidhu, who resigned as state Congress chief.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Senior men's team reaches Maldives for SAAF Championships
Male (Maldives), Sep 28 (IANS) The Indian men's senior national team landed safely in the Maldives on Tuesday for the upcoming South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship which kicks off here on October 1.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Football
Chennai woman dies after taking pill for abortion
Chennai, Sep 28 (IANS) An eight-month pregnant woman in Chennai died after consuming pills to abort the foetus, as she was reportedly afraid of delivery-related complications, police said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
UK Revenue grants Indian-owned Essar Oil extension to settle VAT arrears
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Indian-owned Essar Oil UK Limited (EOUK) has reached a new 'time to pay' (TTP) agreement with Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC) on Tuesday, which gives the firm more time to settle its Value Added Tax (VAT) arrears and thereby provides it breathing space to emerge out of its financial crunch.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Business/Economy
Narine, Rana help KKR prevail over Delhi, move to 10 points (Ld)
Sharjah, Sep 28 (IANS) Struggling at 96/5 on a very slow surface at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, it looked like Kolkata Knight Riders would make heavy weather of the small target of 128 runs against Delhi Capitals in the UAE leg of the IPL 2021 on Tuesday. But a couple of big shots by spinner Sunil Narine and Nitish Rana helped them to a three wickets win. KKR moved to 10 points from 11 matches and maintained their chances of reaching the knockout stage.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Bypolls litmus test for K'taka CM, he says party will have collective leadership
Bengaluru, Sep 28 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai will face his first litmus test after taking charge in the form of by-elections in Sindhagi and Hanagal assembly constituencies. The date of the polls has been announced by the Election Commission. However, Bommai stated that the party would fight the by-elections under collective leadership.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Jal Jeevan Mission takes tap water to 5 cr new rural households
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The 'Har Ghar Jal Yojana' of the Ministry of Jal Shakti has achieved a significant milestone of providing tap water to over five crore (5,00,09,340) new rural households.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Do FB, Instagram lead to body shaming in youngsters?
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) As the desire to flaunt a well-sculpted figure is increasing among social media users, mental health experts on Tuesday said that those platforms can impact their self-confidence and self-esteem particularly if they are struggling with a low sense of self and often tend to compare themselves unfavourably.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Health/Medicine
Centre extends nationwide Covid containment measures till Oct 31
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Centre on Tuesday extended the Covid-19 containment measures across the country till October 31, 2021 in view of some localised spreads of pandemic in a few states.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
SEBI fines Venugopal Dhoot, two others on charges of insider trading
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Market regulator SEBI has imposed monetary penalties on Videocon Industries Ltd (VIL) promoter, Venugopal Dhoot, and two other entities on charges on insider trading that resulted in unusual movement and fall of VIL scrip during the period between April and September 2017.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
During US visit, PM Modi rallied developing world to pursue democracy as antidote to radicalism
New Delhi, Sep 28: Prime Minister Narendra Modis address to the UN General Assembly (UNGA) Modi has been noted for its messaging at many levels.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
IndiGo, American Airlines ink codeshare agreement
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Domestic airline IndiGo has entered into a codeshare agreement with the US-based American Airlines.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Profit booking, global cues dent indices; realty, IT stocks plunge (Roundup)
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) India's key equity indices ended Tuesday's trade session in the red on the back of profit booking along with mixed global cues which subdued investors' sentiments.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Appointing Dhoni as mentor is not to undermine anybody: BCCI
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) After about one year of retirement from international cricket from all formats of the game, MS Dhoni will once again be seen wearing the Indian blue jersey next month. However, with a different role.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
'Post-Covid heart attack, blood clotting, depression on rise'
Gurugram, Sep 28 (IANS) There is a steep rise of heart problems such as chest pain, blood clots, heart attack, heart rhythm, cardiac arrest, heart-swelling, heart failure, low pump capacity, abnormal heartbeat in a number of recovered Covid patients between 17 and 35 years of age.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Haryana,National,Health/Medicine
China's power crisis will impact its economic growth, may even dent global supply chains
New Delhi, Sep 28: The acute power shortage in China, which has already brought down its industrial activities, is set to have an impact on economic growth.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
KKR beat Delhi by seven wickets in low-scoring match
Sharjah, Sep 28 (IANS) Lusty hitting late in the innings by spinner Sunil Narine and Nitish Rana helped Kolkata Knight Riders overcome Delhi Capitals by three wickets in a low-scoring encounter in the UAE leg of the IPL 2021 here on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Diligently working with WHO to obtain EUL for Covaxin: Bharat Biotech
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Hyderabad-based pharma major Bharat Biotech said on Tuesday that the company is diligently working with the World Health Organization (WHO) to get Emergency Use Listing (EUL) for its Covid vaccine, Covaxin.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
K'taka to bring law to prevent forceful conversions: CM
Bengaluru, Sep 28 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Tuesday stated that the state will come up with an anti-conversion law to prevent forceful conversions.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Why Pratapgarh incident was blown out of proportion?
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) Had the assembly elections not been just a few months away in Uttar Pradesh, the much-publicized Pratapgarh incident would have been just another forgettable skirmish between over-enthusiastic political workers - one that is a routine feature in UP politics.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
IPL 2021: Mumbai win toss and elect to bowl first against Punjab
Abu Dhabi, Sep 28 (IANS) Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and elected to bowl first against Punjab Kings in Match 42 of IPL 2021 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Ashi Singh breaks stereotypes with short-hair bridal look in 'Meet'
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actress Ashi Singh is all set to tie the knot in her reel life. Ashi, who plays the character of Meet Hooda in the daily soap "Meet", will be seen getting married to Meet Alhawat (played by Shagun Pandey) in the show.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
'Touch It' singer Kidi takes inspiration from Bruno Mars, Chris Brown, Usher (Exclusive)
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Trending song 'Touch It' singer Kidi has gained a lot of popularity with his new song.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz
WHO launches first global roadmap to eliminate meningitis by 2030
Geneva, Sep 28 (IANS) The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Tuesday launched the first-ever global strategy to defeat meningitis -- a debilitating disease that kills hundreds of thousands of people each year.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Health/Medicine
Indian, US academicians bag 2021 Yidan Prize for Education Research (Ld)
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Mumbai-based Pratham Education Foundation's (PEF) CEO Dr Rukmini Banerji and Stanford University's Prof Eric A. Hanushek have been awarded the '2021 Yidan Prize for Education Research', carrying an award of $3.90 million, or almost Rs 28 crore, for each laureate, making it the world's highest education accolade.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Education,Human Interest/Society
GI tag for Rajasthan's Sojat Mehendi to increase its popularity
Jaipur, Sep 28 (IANS) The colours of Rajasthan's renowned Sojat Mehendi will now be beautifying the world as it is the first in the world to get the GI (Geographical Indication) tag.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Rajasthan,National
10K Bangladeshi tribals migrated to India in 20 years, claim Chakma bodies
Agartala, Sep 28 (IANS) Six Chakma tribal organisations of Tripura claimed on Tuesday that during the past over 20 years, at least 10,000 Bangladeshi tribals of Tripuri community entered into India from across the border as their lands were being grabbed by the Muslim settlers in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT).
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tripura,National,Politics
After 71 days at helm, Sidhu resigns as Punjab Congress chief
Chandigarh, Sep 28 (IANS) Unhappy over the first expansion of Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi's Cabinet, allocation of portfolios and appointments on crucial posts, including the Advocate General, state Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu on Tuesday resigned from his post after remaining at the helm for 71 days.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Big mess in Punjab Congress as Sidhu quits, Amarinder in Delhi
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Appointment of a new Chief Minister in Punjab was termed as a masterstroke by the Congress but the party affairs in the state is in a big mess with resignation of Navjot Singh Sidhu from the post of state party chief and former CM Amarinder Singh in Delhi.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Moeen was more than his stats and did everything with team in mind: Hussain
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Former England captain Nasser Hussain said that all-rounder Moeen Ali was more that his stats reflected in Test cricket. He also said that Ali did every role given to him keeping the team in mind, including batting from first to ninth position in Tests.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Covid TPR in Kerala now comes down to 11%
Thiruvanathapuram, Sep 28 (IANS) After a long time, Kerala appears to have come out of the spell of high daily Covid tallies and a high test positivity rate.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine
NCLT clears decks for transfer of Future Group retail assets to Reliance Retail
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) NCLT Mumbai on Tuesday cleared decks for conducting shareholders and creditors meeting to consider the Scheme of Arrangement filed by Future Group for transfer of its retail assets to Reliance Retail.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Global tweets reveal decline in negativity towards Covid pandemic
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) The number of negative posts about Covid-19 is declining, especially in countries which rolled out extensive vaccination programmes, according to a study.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine,Technology
DHFL case: No bail for wife, daughters of Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Bombay High Court on Tuesday dismissed a bail plea filed by Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor's wife Bindu, and their daughters Roshini Kapoor and Radha Kapoor-Khanna, and former bank senior executive Rajiv Anand, in the financial irregularities pertaining to the Dewan Housing Financials Ltd (DHFL) cases.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy,Immigration/Law/Rights
Madras HC quashes defamation case against Telangana Governor
Chennai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Madras High Court on Tuesday quashed a defamation case against Telangana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan in connection with an allegation levelled by her against Tamil Nadu party VCK when she was state BJP President in 2017.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Shaheer Sheikh on upcoming twists in 'Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi'
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actors Shaheer Sheikh and Sana Amin Sheikh have spoken about the twists in the upcoming episodes of the show 'Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi: Nayi Kahaani'.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
'Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2' motion poster highlights film's eerie side
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actor Kartik Aaryan unveiled the first look and motion poster of his upcoming film "Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2" on Tuesday. The film will release on March 25, 2022.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Google India invites applications for 6th batch of Accelerator programme
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Google on Tuesday announced to invite applications for the sixth cohort of its star-tup accelerator programme in India that will nurture about 20 start-ups.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Seniority benefits after joining service, can't earned retrospectively: SC
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday said seniority benefits can be accrued only after a person joins service and to say that benefits can be earned retrospectively would be "erroneous".
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Day after Faleiro's exit, Goa Congress recruits ex Minister
Panaji, Sep 28 (IANS) Former Sports Minister in a BJP-led coalition government Avertano Furtado joined the Congress on Tuesday, a day after ex Chief Minister and sitting Navelim MLA resigned from both his legislatorship and the party's primary membership, leaving the Congress red-faced.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
India inks pacts with US for cooperation in Health and Biomedical Sciences
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) India on Tuesday signed two important pacts with the US during the concluding session of the two-day 4th Indo-US Health Dialogue. The first MoU was signed between the Health Ministry of India and the Department of Health and Human Services of the US for cooperation in the field of Health and Biomedical Sciences. Another MoU was signed between Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) & National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) for cooperation with the International Centre for Excellence in Research (ICER).
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Fraud Kerala antique dealer sent to two days police custody
Kochi, Sep 28 (IANS) Ever since the arrest of fake antique dealer, Monson Mavunkal on Saturday, TV channels in Kerala are having a field day with juicy tales of how he has been taking people for a ride using his high profile connections, especially with the top brass of the Kerala Police.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society
Aakanksha Singh to play a cop in web series 'Escaype Live'
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actress Aakanksha Singh is all set to play the role of a cop in the upcoming tech-thriller web series "Escaype Live".
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Rapper Badshah flaunts his culinary skills on 'Star vs Food Season 2'
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Rapper Badshah will be showcasing an unknown avatar of himself in the popular show "Star vs Food Season 2". While Badshah is known for his catchy rap and singing skills, he will now be seen flaunting his culinary talents.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Ali's decision to retire from Test cricket leaves a hole in England team: Hussain
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Former England captain Nasser Hussain believes that all-rounder Moeen Alis decision to retire from Test cricket leaves a hole in England team. He added that he was not surprised at the timing of the announcement and reminded of sacrifices modern cricketers make for playing cricket in all three formats.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Prime focus is right to life of citizens, says SC on firecrackers ban
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday said its primary concern is to protect "the right to life of innocent people", which cannot be infringed under the guise of employment, while considering ban on firecrackers.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife,Health/Medicine,Immigration/Law/Rights
IPL 2021: Disciplined Kolkata bowlers restrict Delhi to 127/9 (ld)
Sharjah, Sep 28 (IANS) Delhi Capitals kept losing wickets at regular intervals against some disciplined bowling by Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on a sluggish pitch in scorching conditions and were restricted to 127/9 in an afternoon encounter in the IPL 2021 here on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Another B'luru building collapses, 18 families have narrow escape
Bengaluru, Sep 28 (IANS) In the second such incident in two days, another old three-storey building collapsed in Bengaluru on Tuesday, leaving five people injured even as 18 families who lived there had a narrow escape.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Get well soon: Cricketers pour in tweets for Inzamam-ul-Haq's recovery after heart attack
Lahore, Sep 28 (IANS) Cricketers are pouring in tweets wishing for former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haqs recovery after he suffered a heart attack. Inzamam had suffered a heart attack late on Monday and was rushed to the hospital, where he underwent angioplasty and was discharged later.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
BJP sending over 40K letters to Bhabanipur voters seeking support
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Ahead of Bhabanipur bypoll on September 30, the BJP West Bengal unit is sending personalised letters to voters of the assembly constituency seeking support for its candidate Priyanka Tibrewal.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Have to win fight against rabies by 2030, says Health Minister
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Tuesday called for collective efforts from his Ministry, the Animal Husbandry Ministry and the Ayush Ministry to eradicate rabies by 2030.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Neither Kumble wants to return, nor BCCI interested now; source
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is now in search of a foreign coach as the idea of bringing Anil Kumble back didn't impress most of the board members, sources said.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Nitin Gadkari wants Zojila, Z-Morh tunnels to be ready by 2024
Srinagar, Sep 28 (IANS) Union minister for roads and highways, Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday directed that both the Zojila and the Z-Morh tunnels in J&K should be completed before the 2024 Lok Sabha elections.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Ministry to focus on sports science, performance management for success at 2024, 2028 Olympics
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) With India achieving their best-ever performance at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics, the Sports Ministry has started planning for better performance at the 2024 and 2028 Olympics and has restructured its workforce with a focus on sports science and performance management.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
Musi river in spate in Hyderabad, two bridges shut
Hyderabad, Sep 28 (IANS) Vehicular traffic was barred on two bridges across Musi river, which was in spate on Tuesday following release of flood water from twin reservoirs of Himayat Sagar and Osman Sagar.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
IPL 2021: Disciplined Kolkata bowlers keep Delhi to 127/9
Sharjah, Sep 28 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders put up a disciplined bowling show on a sluggish pitch to keep Delhi Capitals to 127/9 in 20 overs at Sharjah on Tuesday. For Delhi, captain Rishabh Pant top-scored with 39 while Steve Smith, playing his first match of the UAE leg, too had the same score.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Congress holds state-wide protests in UP
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) The UP Congress on Tuesday held demonstrations across the state to demand a judicial probe into the Pratapgarh incident and withdrawal of cases against Congress leaders.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Tourism, ease of doing business must be addressed by removing SEIS cap & restoring scrip rates
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) FAITH, the policy federation of all the national associations representing the complete tourism, travel and hospitality industry of India (ADTOI, ATOAI, FHRAI, HAI, IATO, ICPB, IHHA, ITTA, TAAI, TAFI), has flagged critical concerns in the just released SEIS notification.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Afghan banking system close to collapse
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Afghanistan's banking system is close to collapse. Syed Moosa Kaleem Al-Falahi, the Chief Executive of the Islamic Bank of Afghanistan, said the country's financial industry is in the grip of an "existential crisis" as customers panic, BBC reported.
2021-09-28
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
4 killed as bus washed away in flooded river in Maha's Yavatmal
Yavatmal (Maharashtra), Sep 28 (IANS) In a shocker, at least four persons were killed when state transport bus with at least 8 passengers on board was washed away while crossing a submerged bridge in Umerkhed in Maharashtra's Yavatmal on Tuesday morning.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Tesla to add 1,000 new FSD Beta testers per day: Report
San Francisco, Sep 28 (IANS) Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced that Tesla plans to start adding 1,000 new Full Self-Driving Beta testers per day based on their "safety score" starting next week.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Sony tops smartphone image sensor market in H1: Report
Tokyo, Sep 28 (IANS) The global smartphone image sensor market in H1 2021 clocked a total revenue of $7 billion and Sony dominated the market with a 42 per cent revenue share, slightly down from 44 per cent a year earlier, a new report revealed.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Japan,Technology
Rss had no role in freedom movement: Siddaramaiah
Bagalkot (Karnataka) Sep 28 (IANS) Continuing attack on the BJP and the RSS, Karnataka Opposition leader Siddaramaiah on Tuesday said that the country got Independence because of the efforts of Mahatma Gandhi and former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, and not the RSS.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Madras HC orders inspection of all societies and clubs
Chennai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Madras High Court on Tuesday directed the Inspector General, Registration to inspect activities of all registered societies set up under the Tamil Nadu Registration Act, 1975 and to take action against those indulging in illegal activities.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Yogi presents smartphones to Anganwadi workers
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) Lauding the tireless efforts of Anganwadi workers in controlling the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday distributed smartphones to anganwadi workers and said that smart anganwadi will be the foundation for the all-round development of children.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Forty-year-old farmer from Singhu border missing since Sep 22
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) A 40-year-old farmer, a native of Ludhiana in Punjab who had been camping at Singhu border along with scores of other farmers protesting against the three new farm laws, has been missing since September 22.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National
5 arrested for moral policing on medical students in K'taka
Dakshina Kannada (Karnataka), Sep 28 (IANS) Karnataka Police have arrested five persons in connection with the alleged moral policing that took place near Surathkal in Dakshina Kannada district, said Mangaluru Police Commissioner N. Shashi Kumar on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society
49 IT companies from Kerala to take part in Dubai GITEX
Kochi, Sep 28 (IANS) As many as 49 Kerala-based IT companies and startups will take part in GITEX Global, the annual technology event to be held in Dubai next month.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Kerala,Business/Economy
R Kelly found guilty of all charges in sex trafficking case
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) Singer R. Kelly has been found guilty of leading a decades-long scheme to recruit women and underage girls for sex in New York, with the jury declaring him guilty of all nine counts of racketeering and sex-trafficking charges, the New York Times reported.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Injured Haynes ruled out of remainder of India series
Gold Coast, Sep 28 (IANS) Australia's vice-captain Rachael Haynes has been ruled out of the remainder of the multi-format series against India due to a hamstring injury. Rachael had suffered a right hamstring injury while fielding during the third ODI against India in Mackay on Sunday, forcing her to go off the field.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
AstraZeneca to use new vax technology to treat cancer, heart disease
London, Sep 28 (IANS) UK drugmaker AstraZeneca has partnered with scientists at Imperial College London to develop a new vaccine technology to treat cancer, heart conditions and other non-infectious diseases and illnesses.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine,Science/Tech
Toyota Kirloskar Motor to raise prices from October
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Automobile manufacturer Toyota Kirloskar Motor on Tuesday said it will raise vehicle prices from October 1.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Teenage girl treated for rare irregular heartbeat condition in Gurugram
Gurugram, Sep 28 (IANS) A 17-year-old girl from Sikkim, suffering from a rare kind of arrhythmia -- irregular heartbeat -- has been given a new lease of life by doctors here.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Haryana,National,Health/Medicine
Ranbir's first look from 'Shamshera' unveiled on his birthday
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Ranbir Kapoor turned 39 on Tuesday and to treat his fans on the occasion Yash Raj Films shared a glimpse of the actor's look from his upcoming film 'Shamshera'.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Congress asks EC to replace Goa Chief Electoral Officer
Panaji, Sep 28 (IANS) The Congress' Goa unit on Tuesday asked the Election Commission to replace state Chief Electoral Officer Kunal (who goes by his first name only) accusing him of bias.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Repeaters of NEET exam show high level of anxiety in Tamil Nadu
Chennai, Sep 28 (IANS) The 104 Health Helpline set up by the Tamil Nadu government to counsel students who have taken the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) has found that anxiety level is high in students who have repeated the examination. The counsellors said that of the students who recorded a higher level of anxiety, 60 to 70 percent were students who have repeated the NEET.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Education,Health/Medicine
PM launches 35 climate-resilient crop varieties
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Launching 35 climate-resilient crop varieties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday suggested states and NGOs to conduct various programmes and create a task force for the promotion of millets.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Sheffield Shield match postponed due to COVID-19 scare in Queensland
Brisbane, Sep 28 (IANS) The Sheffield Shield match between defending champions Queensland and Tasmania was postponed due to COVID-19 scare in Queensland. Queensland were set to begin their title defence by hosting Tasmania in the second match of the Shield at the Ian Healy Oval in Brisbane from Tuesday. But the match was postponed just minutes before the match could start after four new COVID-19 cases were reported in the state.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Profit booking, global cues dent indices; realty, IT stocks plunge (2nd Ld)
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) India's key equity indices ended Tuesday's trade session in the red on the back of profit booking along with mixed global cues which subdued investors' sentiments.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Low pressure over Bay of Bengal, heavy rains likely in north Odisha
Bhubaneswar, Sep 28 (IANS) Some places of north Odisha will experience heavy rains till September 30 under the influence of a fresh low pressure area that has formed over northwest Bay of Bengal, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Orissa,National,Environment/Wildlife
MacBook Air with Apple silicon to enter mass production in Q3 2022: Report
San Francisco, Sep 28 (IANS) Apple is reportedly planning to start the mass production of an upcoming redesigned MacBook Air featuring powerful Apple silicon processor in the third quarter of 2022.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
T20 WC: BCCI worried over players' workload in IPL; Hardik's fitness a cause for concern
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The ICC T20 World Cup will begin in the UAE and Oman next month and India is being dubbed as a strong contender by cricket experts. However, before the start of the mega event, a major concern has arisen as doubts are being raised over all-rounder Hardik Pandya's fitness.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Post-poll violence: SC notice to Centre on WB plea against CBI probe
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought a response from the Centre and others on a plea by the West Bengal government challenging the Calcutta High Court decision to order a CBI probe into cases of murder and crimes against women, which took place during post-poll violence in the state.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Rami Malek: James Bond is Daniel Craig's home
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Oscar-winning actor Rami Malek has spilled the beans on working with Hollywood star Daniel Craig in the James Bond film 'No Time To Die'.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Four-faced head of Deva found in Cambodia shows powerful spiritual connect with India
New Delhi, Sep 28: A four-faced head of a Deva (guardian god) statue has been found in the ground near the northeast corner of the Takav Gate, one of the five entry points to the ancient walled city of Angkor Thom, said to be the last and most enduring capital of the Khmer empire just to the north of Angkor Wat in present-day Cambodia.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
Kanika Dhillon says given a choice, she can work 24x7
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Writer Kanika Dhillon has an interesting line-up of upcoming films. But even with a packed schedule, Kanika says can very well work round the clock if she has to.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Not a stable man, says Amarinder after Sidhu's resignation
Chandigarh, Sep 28 (IANS) Missing not an opportunity to take a jibe over the resignation of Punjab Congress chief Navjot Sidhu, former two-time Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, without naming him, described him as an unstable man.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Skype getting another redesign with new themes, features
San Francisco, Sep 28 (IANS) To make the app better, Skype has announced a huge set of new features coming to the platform in the near future.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
After AUKUS, Japan debates if it too should have nuclear-powered submarines
New Delhi, Sep 28: The AUKUS deal between the US, Australia and the UK to provide Australia with nuclear-powered submarines to take on China in the Indo-Pacific has caused rumblings in Japan.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tripura,National
Tripura Muslim girl who married a Hindu, rescued after 66 days
Agartala, Sep 28 (IANS) Tripura Police has rescued the 16-year-old Muslim girl, who tied the nuptial knot with a Hindu youth and then remained missing for 66 days, police said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tripura,National,Human Interest/Society,Immigration/Law/Rights
After Gwadar, China sets its eyes on Karachi port to control regional trade
New Delhi, Sep 28: After taking control of Gwadar port under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects, China has now set its eyes on Karachi, a premium port in South Asia.
2021-09-28
Category: India, New Delhi,National
Day after quitting Congress Faleiro heads for Bengal
Panaji, Sep 28 (IANS) Former Goa Chief Minister Luizinho Faleiro, who quit the Congress party on Monday, left for Kolkata ahead of his likely induction into the Trinamool Congress.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Telangana rains: Man washed away in overflowing stream
Hyderabad, Sep 28 (IANS) A man was washed in an overflowing stream in Telangana's Vikarabad district while parts of the state continue to experience heavy rainfall under the impact of cyclone 'Gulab' on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Teaser released for Ekam Bawa's new Punjabi song 'Adab Jatt'
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Punjabi singer Ekam Bawa's new song 'Adab Jatt' teaser is out and he is happy with the response that it is getting. The singer says that this track reflects a love story and it has catchy beats.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Delhi govt to launch week-long wildlife protection programme
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Delhi government will launch a week-long wildlife protection programme from October 2 at Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary, Environment Minister Gopal Rai said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Bypolls on Rajasthan's two seats on October 30
Jaipur, Sep 28 (IANS) Bypolls will be held in Vallabh Nagar and Dhariyawad assembly seats of Rajasthan on October 30, the results of which will be announced on November 2, said Election Commission on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Punjab CM allocates portfolios to Cabinet ministers
Chandigarh, Sep 28 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi would hold the portfolios of Personnel, Vigilance, General Administration, Justice, Legal and Legislative Affairs, etc, it was announced on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
7 terrorists killed, one captured in 7 days: Army
Srinagar, Sep 28 (IANS) The Army said on Tuesday that seven terrorists were killed and one captured alive during the last seven days along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Uri sector.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Terrorism
Reopening borders key to economic recovery: Maldivian Minister
Male, Sep 28 (IANS) Abdulla Mausoom, the Maldivian Minister of Tourism, said reopening the country's borders has been an important step to revive the economy, state-owned PSM News reported on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Navjot Sidhu reigns as Punjab Congress chief
Chandigarh, Sep 28 (IANS) Unhappy over the first expansion of Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi's cabinet, state Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu on Tuesday resigned from his post. But he said he would continue in the party.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Google Meet testing live translated captions
San Francisco, Sep 28 (IANS) Google Meet has started testing live translated captions that could help make video conferences with foreign clients, partners, students and employees go more smoothly.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Two-time taekwondo gold medallist held for snatching in Delhi
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Delhi Police has arrested Indian Idol's former contestant and two times National gold medallist in Taekwondo for snatching and robbery, an official said here on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Japan PM candidates make last-minute appeals before polls
Tokyo, Sep 28 (IANS) The four candidates in the fray to become the next Japanese Prime Minister made their last-minute appeals on Tuesday, with Vaccination Minister Taro Kono and former Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida having a higher possibility of winning the election on Wednesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Jhulan Goswami climbs to second spot in latest ODI rankings
Dubai, Sep 28 (IANS) Jhulan Goswami has climbed to the second spot in the ICC Women's ODI Rankings for bowling after the update on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
S.Korea, US envoys discuss N.Korea missile launch
Seoul, Sep 28 (IANS) South Korea's top nuclear envoy, Noh Kyu-duk, on Tuesday spoke to US Special Representative for North Korea Sung Kim to discuss Pyongyang's latest missile launch, the Foreign Ministry said.
2021-09-28
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
KKR win toss, opt to bowl first against Delhi Capitals
Sharjah, Sep 28 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders' captain Eoin Morgan won the toss and decided to bowl first against Delhi Capitals in their IPL 2021 match at the Sharjah Cricket Ground here on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Goldman Sachs cuts China growth on power shortage
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Goldman Sachs has become the latest banking giant to cut its growth forecast for China, as the country struggles with energy shortages, the BBC reported.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National
Messi leads Argentina squad for World Cup qualifiers
Buenos Aires, Sep 28 (IANS) Lionel Messi will spearhead Argentina's squad for the next triple-header of South American World Cup qualifiers, the Argentine Football Association said on Monday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Sports,Football
Netflix releases trailer of 'Little Things' final season
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Streaming giant Netflix has released the trailer of the fourth and final season of the series 'Little Things', which stars Mithila Palkar and Dhruv Sehgal.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Model Sahil Shroff confirmed as 'Bigg Boss 15' contestant
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Model Sahil Shroff is a confirmed contestant for the 15th season of the controversial reality show 'Bigg Boss'.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Protest in Kathmandu against Chinese land encroachment
Kathmandu, Sep 28 (IANS) The Nepal Democratic Youth Association on Tuesday staged a protest in Kathmandu against alleged Chinese land encroachment in the Himalayan nation.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Nepal,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Morris warns crunch time has arrived, says no more slip-ups
Dubai, Sep 28 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals all-rounder Chris Morris said the biggest problem plaguing the side is the team "not winning the big moments of the game" even as fielding remains a huge area of concern moving forward.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
UP Cong draws BJP ire for distributing 'manifesto' outside mosques
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh Congress in an attempt to reach out to Muslims ahead of the state Assembly elections has started ruffling feathers and paving the way for polarization of votes.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
BJP urges EC to deploy observers on every booth in Bhabanipur
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) In the wake of Monday's violence in Bhabanipur from where West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is contesting, a BJP delegation on Tuesday met Election Commission of India and demanded to deploy micro-observers and 40 companies of Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) to ensure free and peaceful elections.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Afghans urge Taliban to take action against humanitarian disaster
Kabul, Sep 28 (IANS) The continuous rise of poverty and unemployment has led to calls to the Taliban caretaker government to take decisive actions to avoid a humanitarian disaster in the war-torn Afghanistan.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Yogi govt mulls setting up wine producing units
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) In order to promote manufacture of wine in Uttar Pradesh, the state government is mulling a proposal to set up a wine industry.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,Business/Economy
'East Asia & Pacific's recovery undermined by Delta variant'
Washington, Sep 28 (IANS) The East Asia and Pacific region's recovery has been undermined by the spread of the Covid-19 Delta variant, the World Bank said, calling for a comprehensive strategy to contain the virus spread and boost inclusive growth.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Business/Economy,Politics
Kejriwal on 2-day trip to Punjab from September 29
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Amid the preparations for the 2022 assembly elections, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener Arvind Kejriwal will visit Punjab on Wednesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Exodus from BSP continues in UP
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is facing an unprecedented exodus from the party on the eve of the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Graham Norton to host drag queen singing competition 'Queen of the Universe'
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) Irish presenter Graham Norton is set to host 'Queen of the Universe', a new unscripted international drag queen singing competition, reports Variety.com. Produced by 'RuPaul's Drag Race' producers 'World of Wonder', the Eurovision-style series finds countries going head to head with their top drag queens putting their real singing voices to the test.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
CSB Bank employees to stage 3-day strike from Wednesday
Chennai, Sep 28 (IANS) Demanding wage revision and halting anti-labour policy, employees of the Kerala-based CSB Bank will stage a three-day strike from Wednesday, said a top leader of the All India Bank Employees' Association (AIBEA).
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Madhur Bhandarkar: I was, I am, I will remain an independent filmmaker (IANS Interview)
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Back in 2001, on September 28, when the film 'Chandni Bar' hit the big screen, Madhur Bhandarkar, who was just two films old, could not imagine that this film would change his career. It went on to get four National Film Awards and eventually, Madhur found his signature style of realistic storytelling in the Hindi film industry.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Samsung Galaxy M52 5G with 120Hz display, triple rear cameras launched
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) South Korean tech giant Samsung on Tuesday launched its new smartphone Galaxy M52 5G in the Indian market.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
'Upset' Amarinder likely to meet Shah, his office denies (Ld)
Chandigarh, Sep 28 (IANS) Less than a fortnight after he was 'unceremoniously' asked to quit as the Punjab Chief Minister in the run-up to the Assembly polls, Congress veteran Amarinder Singh is likely to meet Union Home Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah in Delhi late Tuesday evening.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Punjabi film 'Fuffad Ji' to hit theatres on November 11
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The release date of upcoming Punjabi film 'Fuffad Ji' was announced on Tuesday. The film is all set to hit theatres on November 11 this year.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Death toll from China boat capsize reaches 12
Beijing, Sep 28 (IANS) The death toll from a passenger boat capsize in China's Guizhou province on September 18 has increased to 12, while three others remained missing as of Tuesday, according to local authorities.
2021-09-28
Category: International, China,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Cancer remains leading cause of death in S.Korea
Seoul, Sep 28 (IANS) Cancer remained the top cause of death in South Korea, with the number of fatalities hitting a record high last year, a government report revealed on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, South Korea,Health/Medicine
S.Korea launches new homegrown submarine
Seoul, Sep 28 (IANS) South Korea on Tuesday launched a new 3,000-ton-class homegrown submarine capable of firing ballistic missiles, the third of its kind designed to boost underwater defence capabilities, the Navy said.
2021-09-28
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Anil Vij admitted to AIIMS after post Covid complications
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Haryana Health and Home Minister Anil Vij was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences on Monday late evening after complaint of post Covid complications. He was rushed to the AIIMS after he complaint of uneasiness in breathing.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Rohanpreet Singh's first solo single 'Peene Lage Ho' ft. Jasmin Bhasin is out
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Singer Neha Kakkar has turned director for her husband, Rohanpreet Singh's 'Peene Lage Ho' which released on Tuesday. Neha's directorial debut features Singh and ex-Bigg Boss 14 contestant Jasmin Bhasin.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Aus state reintroduces curbs to fight new outbreak
Brisbane, Sep 28 (IANS) In the wake of a fresh Covid-19 outbreak, authorities in Australia's Queensland on Tuesday reintroduced restrictions around the state capital of Brisbane.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Australia,Politics
Failed state Pakistan goes deeper into massive crisis
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The overall political, security and economic situation appears to be deteriorating in Pakistan day by day. Pakistani vernacular media gives a clear perspective on the prevailing trend and also brings out the pathetic state of affairs in various provinces in as far as callousness on the part of the government is concerned.
2021-09-28
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Management guru Prof Bala V Balachandran is no more
Chennai, Sep 28 (IANS) Management guru and the founder of Great Lakes Institute of Management Prof Bala V. Balachandran died in the US on Monday, said the Institute.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Modi congratulates BJP's 1st RS member from Puducherry
Puducherry, Sep 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated BJP leader S. Selvaganabathy on his election to the Rajya Sabha from the union territory.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Pondicherry,National,Politics
Calcutta HC refuses to interfere in Bhabanipur by-election
Kolkata, Sep 28 (IANS) In a huge relief to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and the Trinamool Congress, the Calcutta High Court has refused to interfere into the date of the Bhabanipur by-election and subsequently allowed the polls in the Assembly constituency.
2021-09-28
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
'Upset' Amarinder likely to meet Shah, Nadda today
Chandigarh, Sep 28 (IANS) Less than a fortnight after he was 'unceremoniously' asked to quit as the Punjab Chief Minister in the run-up to the Assembly polls, Congress veteran Amarinder Singh is likely to meet Union Home Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah in Delhi late Tuesday evening.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Olympic campaign has taught us glory comes at a price: Forward Gurjant
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Indian men's hockey forward Gurjant Singh, who scored three goals at the Tokyo Olympic Games, said on Tuesday that the historic bronze-winning campaign had taught the team that glory comes at a price. He said that participating and fighting for a medal at the Olympics is an altogether different ball game.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Hockey
Centre looks to announce winning bid for Air India next month
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Central government proposes to wrap up the divestment of Air India by the middle of next month with the announcement of winning bid for the national carrier.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Shooter who injured Ronald Reagan to be freed
Washington, Sep 28 (IANS) John Hinckley Jr., who shot and wounded then US President Ronald Reagan in 1981, is set to be freed from the strict conditions of release that he's been living with for several years, local media reported.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
Speeding car mows down 2 elderly persons in Patna
Patna, Sep 28 (IANS) Two elderly persons were killed and four others injured when a high speeding car with Jharkhand registration number mowed them down in the Patna Sahib area on Tuesday morning.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Mumbai, US academicians win 2021 Yidan Prize for Education Research
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Mumbai-based Pratham Education Foundation's CEO Dr Rukmini Banerji and Stanford University's Prof Eric A. Hanushek have been awarded the '2021 Yidan Prize for Education Research', carrying an award of $3.90 million, or almost Rs 28-crore, for each laureate, making it the world's highest education accolade.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Education,Human Interest/Society
Listed fund inflows rise in August
Mumbai, Sept. Sep 28 (IANS) Boosted by non-exchange traded fund (ETF) flows, listed funds inflows into the country increased in the month of August to $983 million, a report by Kotak Institutional Equities has said.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Nasal microbiota may help predict Covid infection, severity
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) The microbiota in the nose and upper throat likely contains biomarkers for assessing how sick an individual infected with SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing Covid-19, may get, suggests a study that may help develop new treatment strategies against the infectious disease.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Perth all but ruled out for fifth Ashes Test; Tasmania frontrunner
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Tasmania could be chosen as the venue to host the fifth and final Ashes Test after the Australian government gave a strong indication that Perth could be out of bounds because of the stringent quarantine rules being implemented in Western Australia.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Fitbit Charge 5 now available in India for Rs 14,999
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Google-owned Fitbit on Tuesday announced that its fitness tracker, Fitbit Charge 5, is now available in India for Rs 14,999.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Britney's lawyer slams Jamie Spears for reportedly bugging her home
Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) In light of allegations that Britney Spears was under surveillance with her conservators monitoring her phone and bugging her home, the pop stars attorney has filed a supplemental motion to remove and suspend her father Jamie Spears from her conservatorship.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
NDMA to launch 'Aapda Mitra' scheme in 350 dists: Amit Shah
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday said that the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) will be launching the 'Aapda Mitra' scheme in 350 districts of the country soon.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Myanmar faces humanitarian crisis: UN
United Nations, Sep 28 (IANS) Myanmar is facing a humanitarian crisis with about 3 million people requiring assistance due to the ongoing armed clashes, insecurity, monsoon rains as well as the Covid-19 outbreak, said the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
TN to get financial support from Centre to increase forest cover
Chennai, Sep (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government will get funds to increase the forest cover in the state. Sources in the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests, told IANS that the state government has submitted a representation to the central government seeking support for increasing the state's forest cover.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Guterres welcomes Armenia-Azerbaijan FMs meeting
United Nations, Sep 28 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday welcomed a meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan and expressed the hope that such efforts will lead to a peaceful settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
Delhi riots: HC says premeditated conspiracy, not on spur of the moment
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has said the last year's riots did not take place on the spur of the moment, rather it was a "pre-planned" and "premeditated" conspiracy to disturb law and order in the capital. The three-day violence left over 50 dead and hundreds injured.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Kartik Aaryan releases dramatic 'mood promo' of Ram Madhvani's 'Dhamaka'
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actor Kartik Aaryan has released a 'mood promo' of his upcoming film 'Dhamaka'. It was part of a promotional build-up to the film.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Lightning kills 9 in MP's Dewas and Agar Malwa
Bhopal, Sep 28 (IANS) At least nine people were killed due to lightning strikes in Dewas and Agar Malwa districts of Madhya Pradesh. Six people died in Dewas and while three lost their lives in Agar Malwa.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Volcano in Spain's La Palma erupts again
Madrid, Sep 28 (IANS) Seismic activity at the Cumbre Vieja volcano on the island of La Palma, part of the Spanish Canary Islands archipelago, has reactivated strongly after a brief lull.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Spain,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Stopped overthinking, just played my game: Jason Roy on his match-winning knock
Dubai, Sep 28 (IANS) Sunrisers Hyderabad cricketer Jason Roy said that he had stopped "overthinking" when he stepped in to bat against Rajasthan Royals on Monday and that a couple of "productive sessions with the coaches" helped him firm up his plan for the game, which the Hyderabad franchise won by seven wickets.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
UP Police to get trained in giving CPR in emergency
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) In a new initiative, the Uttar Pradesh police personnel will now be trained in cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) to enable them to save lives on time during crisis.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society
Jordan to reopen border crossing with Syria
Amman, Sep 28 (IANS) Jordan's Interior Minister Mazen Faraya said the country will reopen the Jaber Border Crossing with Syria for cargo and passengers' movement from Wednesday onwards.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Jordan,Politics
TN Police crackdown on criminals involved in revenge killings, hate crime
Chennai, Sep 28 (IANS) After the Director General of Police S. Saylendra Babu ordered the state police to crack down on rowdy elements who are likely to get involved in revenge killings and hate crime, the police have brought to book several history-sheeters and those waiting in the wings to be inducted as full-time killers.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Massive explosion in Balanga police station in Odisha, no casualty
Bhubaneswar, Sep 28 (IANS) There was a massive explosion inside the Balanga Police station in poll bound Pipili area of Odisha last mid-night, police said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Orissa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Blue Origin's 2nd crewed flight to blast off on Oct 12
San Francisco, Sep 28 (IANS) Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' space venture Blue Origin has announced its second human flight to space aboard New Shepard on October 12.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Snoop Dog announces album 'Algorithm' to release in Nov
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) Snoop Dogg announced album 'Algorithm's' release date along with a kids album, reports Billboard.com.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
Pankaj Tripathi, Pratik Gandhi next special guests on 'KBC 13'
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actors Pankaj Tripathi and Pratik Gandhi will be seen as the special guests in the upcoming episodes of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 13's' 'Shaandaar Shukravaar'.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
World's largest Imax screen to open in Germany ahead of 'No Time to Die'
Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) The worlds biggest Imax screen is all set to open its gates on Thursday in Germany, kicking off with the premiere of the latest James Bond film 'No Time to Die'.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Yogi govt to train youth in culinary skills
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government will now train the youth in culinary skills, including bakery and confectionary.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Business/Economy,Human Interest/Society,Politics
'No Time to Die' world premiere red carpet to stream live on Facebook
London, Sep 28 (IANS) The London world premiere of the upcoming James Bond film 'No Time to Die' will stream exclusively on Facebook.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood,Technology
Al Qaeda operated from Khyber Pakhtunwa, Karachi: Report
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Al Qaeda has operated primarily from Pakistan's former Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), now incorporated into the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province; and in the megacity of Karachi, as well as in Afghanistan, according to a report by the US Congressional Research Service (CRS).
2021-09-28
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
TN Police Museum inaugurated by CM Stalin
Chennai, Sep 28 (IANS) Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Tuesday inaugurated the Tamil Nadu Police Museum set up at an outlay of Rs 6.47 crore.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Bypolls on 4 Bengal assembly seats on October 30
Kolkata, Sep 28 (IANS) Just a month after the crucial Bhabanipur by-election on September 30 where West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is contesting, the state is again going to face elections in four assembly constituencies.
2021-09-28
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
25 inmates 'deliberately' injure self in Delhi's Mandoli jail
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) As many as 25 inmates have deliberately injured themselves at the Mandoli Jail in the national capital, official sources said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Facebook invests $50mn to responsibly build 'metaverse'
San Francisco, Sep 28 (IANS) Social media giant Facebook has announced that it will invest $50 million to partner with the organisation to responsibly build the so-called metaverse.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
William Shatner releases new album, may reach space with Blue Origin
Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Actor William Shatner, popularly known as Captain James T. Kirk from 'Star Trek', has a new album coming out and he may be planning a trip to space.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Live round recovered from soldier's baggage at Srinagar airport
Srinagar, Sep 28 (IANS) A live round of INSAS (Indian small arms system) rifle was recovered on Tuesday from the baggage of a soldier at the Srinagar airport after which the soldier was detained for questioning.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
Afghan representative calls off speech in UNGA
Kabul, Sep 28 (IANS) Ghulam Muhammad Ishaqzai, Afghanistan's Permanent Representative to the UN, called of his address to the General Assembly in order to preserve national interests and the country's seat, the media reported on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Bypolls to Himachal's lone LS, 3 Assembly seats on Oct 30
Shimla, Sep 28 (IANS) The bypoll for the lone Mandi parliamentary constituency and three Assembly seats in Himachal Pradesh will be held on October 30 and the counting of ballots on November 2, the Election Commission announced on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National,Politics
Profit booking, global cues dent indices; realty, IT stocks plunge (Ld)
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Profit booking along with mixed global cues subdued India's key equity indices during Tuesday's afternoon trade session.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Raj POCSO Court awards death to rapist, murderer of minor girl
Jaipur, Sep 28 (IANS) The POCSO Special Court in Sirohi district of Rajasthan announced death sentence to the convict of rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
UN members ask China to respect human rights in Tibet
Dharamsala, Sep 28 (IANS) At the ongoing 48th UN Human Rights Council session, a group of member states of the world body has called on China to respect human rights in Tibet, the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, India,National,Politics
SIT to probe allegations of anti-Hindu propaganda by UP IAS officer
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe charges of anti-Hindu propaganda by senior IAS officer Mohammad Iftikharuddin.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Cairns inspired by Arthur Ashe's quote pinned by daughter in ICU
Sydney, Sep 28 (IANS) Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns, who is recovering from a complicated heart surgery, has said that an inspirational poster pinned by his daughter inside the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in Sydney had helped him through his prolonged stay in hospital.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Overflowing lake inundates highway at Hyderabad's Gaganpahad
Hyderabad, Sep 28 (IANS) With a lake overflowing on Hyderabad-Bengaluru national highway near Gaganpahad village, authorities have advised people going to Hyderabad Airport to use Outer Ring Road (ORR).
2021-09-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Trump-driven Tiktok deal strangest thing I've ever worked on: Nadella
San Francisco, Sep 28 (IANS) Microsoft's failed attempt to take over TikTok's US operation last year was "the strangest thing I've ever sort of worked on", CEO Satya Nadella said at the Code Conference.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Sensex falls over 475 points but few stocks gain over 10% on BSE
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Several stocks rose in excess of 10 per cent on BSE as domestic equity indices -- BSE Sensex, NSE Nifty traded in the red on Tuesday amid selling in bluechip counters.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Leader of Canada's Green Party resigns
Ottawa, Sep 28 (IANS) Annamie Paul, leader of Canada's Green Party, has announced her resignation after she failed to win a seat and to increase her party's seat number in the country's House of Commons in the 44th parliamentary election on September 20.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Bypolls to 3 LS and 30 assembly seats on Oct 30, counting on Nov 2
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Election Commission of India on Tuesday announced the schedule for bypolls to 3 Lok Sabha and 30 assembly seats in various states on Tuesday. The counting will take place on November 2.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Invite farmers for talks without precondition: Sukhbir to PM
Chandigarh, Sep 28 (IANS) Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene immediately and invite farmers for talks without any preconditions to revoke the three agriculture laws.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
N.Korea urges US to permanently stop joint military exercise
Seoul, Sep 28 (IANS) The US must permanently stop its joint military exercises with South Korea and the deployment of its strategic weapons to the South if it wishes to promote peace on the Korean Peninsula, Pyongyang's UN Ambassador said.
2021-09-28
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
K'taka Police unearth drug factory in villa, arrest 2 Iranian nationals
Bengaluru, Sep 28 (IANS) The Karnataka Police have arrested four drug peddlers, including two Iranian nationals and recovered Rs one crore worth of drug substances on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Tesla, Apple now target 2022 to bolster India manufacturing story
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The two big-ticket investments in India this year -- Tesla and Apple -- which were set to lift the country as a brand on the world map and further end dependence on China-led investments in the tech and auto sectors, has somewhat been delayed owing to the pandemic and global chip shortage. Nonetheless, both the giants now aim to rewrite their India manufacturing story next year as Covid slows down.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Technology
BOT Operators at VPT demand policy reforms from Ministry of Shipping for effective utilization of port infrastructure
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) BOT Operators at Visakhapatnam Port Trust (VPT) have demanded immediate reforms in the port sector, from Shipping Minister Shri Sarbananda Sonowal for effective utilization of the port infrastructure. Without suitable policy reforms, these BOT operators will not be a part of the growth path of VPT by effectively utilizing the port infrastructure and are on the verge of turning out to be non-performing assets.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Barber hits jackpot in IPL 'Dream Team' contest
Patna, Sep 28 (IANS) : A barber from Bihar's Madhubani district became rich overnight by winning the top prize of Rs one crore in an Indian Premier League (IPL) 'Dream Team' contest.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Bihar,Sports,Cricket
BTS announce four LA concerts at SoFi stadium
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) BTS are returning to Los Angeles for a mini-residency at the new SoFi Stadium, reports Billboard.com. The K-pop stars will bring the 'BTS Permission to Dance On Stage - LA' to Inglewood, California on November 27 and 28 and December 1 and 2.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
Woman gets death sentence for blasphemy in Lahore
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) A Lahore sessions court handed down the death penalty to a Muslim woman on blasphemy charge under section 295C of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC), Dawn news reported.
2021-09-28
Category: International, India,Immigration/Law/Rights,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Religion
Extremely delighted to meet hockey star Sreejesh: Vijayan
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 28 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan expressed happiness to meet Indian hockey star and goalkeeper P.R. Sreejesh.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Kerala,Sports,Hockey,Politics
AUKUS deal dangerous to world peace: UK Labour Party
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Britain's main opposition Labour Party has passed an emergency motion that described the new security pact among the US, the UK and Australia, known as AUKUS, as a "dangerous move that will undermine world peace".
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Much-awaited Huzurabad bypoll on Oct 30
Hyderabad, Sep 28 (IANS) The much-awaited bypoll to the Huzurabad Assembly constituency in Telangana will be held on October 30.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Plenary vote on S.Korea media bill again postponed
Seoul, Sep 28 (IANS) South Korean rival parties on Tuesday decided to delay a parliamentary vote on a controversial media bill under criticism for potentially undermining press freedom as they could not reach a compromise plan in recent meetings.
2021-09-28
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Smokers at 80% risk of Covid hospitalisation, death: Study
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Smoking is highly likely to worsen the severity of Covid-19 and the risk of dying from the infection, finds a large study.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,National,Health/Medicine
ED summons Shiv Sena's Maha minister Anil Parab for probe
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday summoned senior Shiv Sena leader and Transport Minister Anil Parab for questioning.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Tiger Shroff, Tara Sutaria's 'Heropanti 2' locks Eid 2022 release
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Actors Tiger Shroff and Tara Sutaria-starrer 'Heropanti 2' will be released on Eid 2022. It will be released on April 29.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
UK urged to remove S.Africa from travel ban list
Johannesburg, Sep 28 (IANS) A South African official said that he has written to the British Foreign Secretary to remove the country from the UK's "red list" of travel for tourism recovery.
2021-09-28
Category: International, South Africa,Politics
Maha: Bus with 8 passengers washed away in flooded river
Yavatmal (Maharashtra), Sep 28 (IANS) A State Transport inter-district bus with at least eight passengers on board was washed away as it was crossing a bridge on a flooded river in Umerkhed, here on Tuesday morning.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Google rolls out new illustrations designed for profile picture
San Francisco, Sep 28 (IANS) Tech giant Google has created new images designed to be used for your Google profile picture, the company has announced.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
When a woman reports sexual assault
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANSlife) Vitamin Strees latest film, in collaboration with Project 39A, is an exploration into rape culture and an attempt to present the reality of how society sees victims of sexual assault. The film features a mix of women from different backgrounds, including Toshada Uma, Avanti Nagral, Priyam Saha, Smith and Zainab Habil, reading and reacting excerpts from the recent 527-page judgement in the case of Tarun Tejpal vs the State of Goa - a public record that bolsters many rape myths.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Saba Karim dismayed by Rajasthan Royals' strange selection calls
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Former India cricketer Saba Karim lambasted the Rajasthan Royals' team selection, saying they urgently need "at least one quality spinner" in the playing XI, and added that some of their decisions defied logic in their match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Monday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
How to be a tourist in India
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANSlife) Local travel has risen to the forefront as it remains an easier, safer, and often more sustainable travel option as a result of the pandemic. Staying closer to home continues to retain its importance on the travel agenda as research by Booking.com reveals that more than half (59 per cent) of Indian travelers are planning to travel within their own country, with 43 per cent want to visit places of interest they normally overlook and 50 per cent look to take the time to appreciate the natural beauty of India.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
If business travel doesn't resume, 40% concerned about earnings
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) A new study commisioned by SAP Concur shows increasing willingness among 99 per cent of Indian business travelers to resume work trips within the next 12 months. Over 78 per cent are 'very willing to get back on work trips. This is higher than the global average.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Mistakes commonly made by step parents
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANSlife) Forming a new family as a father or a mother can be both rewarding and a challenging experience. Step-parenting often varies according to the situation of the parent. The challenges and supportive factors depend upon the context - whether it is a divorce or the death of the other spouse. It even differs according to the age and gender of the child. While you, as parents, are likely to approach remarriage and a new family with great joy and expectation, your kids may not be nearly as excited about having a new parent.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Boost your pet's health using Ayurveda
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANSlife) Ayurveda, the ancient system of holistic medicine is the oldest in the world and dates back to 6,000 BC. The system of wisdom applies to every living being.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Pak terrorist killed, another captured in J&K's Uri sector
Srinagar, Sep 28 (IANS) A Pakistani terrorist was killed and another captured by the army on Tuesday along the Uri sector of the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, according to defence sources.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Chairman, MD, ED can't be held vicariously liable for criminal acts of company: SC
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court has ruled that senior company officials -- chairman, managing director, executive director, deputy general manager, planner and executor -- automatically cannot be held liable under criminal law for offences committed by the company in the absence of specific allegations against them.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Cambodia to reopen universities
Phnom Penh, Sep 28 (IANS) Cambodia's Ministry of Education has approved the reopening of public and private universities after majority of the country's population has been vaccinated against Covid-19.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Cambodia,Politics
S.Korean Cabinet passes revision bill to grant legal status to animals
Seoul, Sep 28 (IANS) The South Korean Cabinet on Tuesday approved a revision to the civil law that would grant animals legal status as individuals with lives that deserve to be protected.
2021-09-28
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
UNSC welcomes political progress in Lebanon
Beirut, Sep 28 (IANS) The UN Security Council has welcomed the formation of a new government in Lebanon and the September 20 vote of confidence by the parliament as necessary first steps toward the resolution of the political and economic crisis in the country.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Lebanon,Politics
Petroln diesel prices rise after 3-week break
New Delhi, Sept. Sep 28 (IANS) The price of auto fuel petrol and diesel increased simultaneously on Tuesday after a three-week break amidst volatility in global oil prices with benchmark crude shooting over three year high level of $80 a barrel.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
IAF seeks to conduct trial of its officer accused in rape case, petitions court
Chennai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) has petitioned the additional Mahila court in Coimbatore, seeking trial of the rape-accused flight lieutenant as per the Air Force rules.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Defence/Security,Immigration/Law/Rights
Root concedes Moeen Ali was 'underappreciated', says he will be missed
London, Sep 28 (IANS) England skipper Joe Root has said that all-rounder Moeen Ali's retirement from Test cricket was a huge loss for him as well as for "the group" for "so many different reasons", and added that he was "underappreciated" for his efforts.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Instagram pauses kids' version, FB says not toxic for teens (Ld)
San Francisco, Sep 28 (IANS) Facebook has decided to pause plans to launch a "kids" version of Instagram app aimed at children between the ages of 10-12.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
UP Congress to set uo 100 war rooms to counter BJP propaganda
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) The Congress in Uttar Pradesh will set up 100 war rooms to counter the RSS-BJP propaganda.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Jordan's Crown Prince tests Covid positive
Amman, Sep 28 (IANS) Jordanian Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah has tested positive for Covid-19, after undergoing the routine examination implemented as part of the regulations followed at the Royal Hashemite Court.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Jordan,Politics
India reports below 20K new Covid cases for 2nd straight day
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The daily Covid tally in India remained below 20,000-mark for the second consecutive day with 18,795 new cases registered in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry's data released on Tuesday morning stated.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Singer Akasa Singh to enter 'Bigg Boss 15'
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Singer Akasa Singh, who is known for numbers such as 'Naagin' and 'Kheech Meri Photo', is all set to enter 'Bigg Boss 15' as a contestant.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
3-day break for Telangana Legislature session
Hyderabad, Sep 28 (IANS) The two Houses of the Telangana Legislature have put off the ongoing session for three days in view of heavy rains lashing the state under the impact of cyclonic storm 'Gulab'.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
2 terrorist associates held, hideout busted in Kashmir
Srinagar, Sep 28 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Police along with other security forces have arrested two terrorist associates and busted a terrorist hideout in Kashmir, officials said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Terrorism
Japan to shorten quarantine period for fully vaccinated travellers
Tokyo, Sep 28 (IANS) The Japanese government said that it would ease quarantine rules for travellers who have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19 starting from Friday, shortening the required period for self-isolating at home from 14 days to 10 days.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Japan,Politics
No possibility of rain in Delhi for Tuesday: IMD
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Delhi woke up to a clear sky, but no possibility of rainfall later in the day on Tuesday. There may be thunder and lightning later in the day, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Inzamam suffers heart attack, undergoes angioplasty
Lahore, Sep 28 (IANS) Former Pakistan skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq, who also served as the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) chief selector, underwent a successful angioplasty on Monday after suffering a heart attack in Lahore.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
$138.1 million new contributions to UN global fund
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) On the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, public, private and philanthropic donors announced $138.1 million in new contributions to the world body's global fund, Education Cannot Wait (ECW).
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Education
Notice to Himachal Chief Secy for water contamination
Shimla, Sep 28 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh High Court has issued notice to the Chief Secretary and others in the case of groundwater contamination by the Shiwalik Solid Waste Management Plant in Nalagarh Solan district.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Immigration/Law/Rights
US prepared to meet N.Korea without any conditions: State Dept
Seoul/Washington, Sep 28 (IANS) The US is prepared to meet North Korea without any pre-conditions, a State Department spokesperson said.
2021-09-28
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
40 differently-abled candidates in fray for TN rural local body polls
Chennai, Sep 28 (IANS) Forty differently-abled candidates will be contesting the rural local body polls in Tamil Nadu to be held on October 6 and October 9. This includes a father, daughter duo also.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Samsung to log robust Q3 earnings on chip biz, currency effect: Analysts
Seoul, Sep 28 (IANS) Samsung Electronics Co. is expected to report strong third-quarter earnings on the back of its semiconductor business and a weak won, analysts said.
2021-09-28
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
US State Dept spokesman tests Covid positive
Washington, Sep 28 (IANS) US State Department spokesperson Ned Price announced that he has tested positive for Covid-19 and will quarantine for te next 10 days.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine,Politics
UP IAS officer accused of anti-Hindu propaganda
Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 28 (IANS) In a shocking incident, a senior IAS officer in Uttar Pradesh cadre has been accused of carrying out propaganda against Hinduism.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
UP: 4-yr-old girl found dead in paddy field
Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 28 (IANS) A four-year-old girl, who had been reported missing since, has been found dead in the Gonda area, police said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Bayliss indicates Warner may have played his last game for SRH this season
Dubai, Sep 28 (IANS) Sunrisers Hyderabad chief coach Trevor Bayliss has indicated that Australian cricketer David Warner, who had had an indifferent Indian Premier League (IPL) season with Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) all through this edition, might not play any more matches here in the UAE.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
N.Korea fires short-range missile into East Sea: Seoul (Ld)
Seoul, Sep 28 (IANS) North Korea fired one short-range missile into the East Sea on Tuesday, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said.
2021-09-28
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Markets open on positive note and turn negative
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Tuesday opened on a positive note and turned negative during the morning trade.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
US Deputy Secretary of State to visit India
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman will be visiting India next month for bilateral meetings with Indian officials and to attend the India Ideas Summit, according to the State Department.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
UP student tortured & killed, 3 held
Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 28 (IANS) Three persons have been arrested for the murder of an engineering student whose body was found on the outskirts of Moradabad.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
UP Dy CM assures justice to rape victim's family
Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 28 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya has assured the family of a rape victim of ensuring severe punishment to the accused.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
SRK, Deepika head to Mallorca to shoot a song for 'Pathan'
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Bollywood stars Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone are jetting off to Mallorca to shoot for a song for their upcoming movie 'Pathan'.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Japan to end Covid emergency measures on Thursday
Tokyo, Sep 28 (IANS) The Japanese government will end the Covid-19 state of emergency covering Tokyo and 18 prefectures and a quasi-state of emergency for eight regions, on Thursday, as the number of new cases has declined steadily.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Mentally unstable woman gang-raped by 8 men in UP
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) A mentally unstable woman in her thirties, was gang-raped by a group of eight autorickshaw drivers in the Alambagh area of the state capital, police said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
UP reports only 7 new Covid cases
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh has witnessed the steepest decline in the number of fresh Covid-19 cases with only seven new infections, making it the lowest single-day tally.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Jake Gyllenhaal believes women 'are superior to men'
Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Hollywood star Jake Gyllenhaal has said that women are "superior to men" and paid tribute to the "incredible" females in his own family, which includes his actress sister Maggie Gyllenhaal.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Lucknow vaccinates 1.9 lakh people in a day
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) Nearly 1.9 lakh people in Lucknow took vaccination on Monday, setting a record of single-day highest inoculation since the start of the mass immunisation campaign in January this year, the health department said on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Melissa McCarthy uses 'reverse psychology' as parenting weapon
Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Actress Melissa McCarthy and her husband Ben Falcone use "reverse psychology" as one of their parenting secret weapons.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Biden has no plans to call Imran Khan soon: Spokesperson
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) Joe Biden has no immediate plans to call Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, who has blamed Washington for the Afghanistan mess and its fallout in Islamabad, according to the US President's spokesperson Jen Psaki.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
TikTok surpasses 1 billion monthly active users
Beijing, Sep 28 (IANS) Short video-making platform TikTok has crossed one billion monthly active users around the world.
2021-09-28
Category: International, China,Technology
Reducing cyclone impacts: Double benefits of climate protection
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Increasing global warming from currently one to two degrees Celsius by mid-century might put about 25 per cent more people at risk of tropical cyclones, a new study has found out.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Cinema/Showbiz
Adjoa Andoh not fazed by intimate scenes in 'Bridgerton'
Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Actress Adjoa Andoh, who plays Lady Danbury in the Netflix series 'Bridgerton', says she is not fazed by the sex scenes in the show.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
Punjab CM asks ministers to keep security bare minimum
Chandigarh, Sep 28 (IANS) Underlining the need to curb the VIP culture, Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi has asked the ministers to keep their security personnel at the barest minimum as he had already curtailed his own security.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Funeral homes in US state run out of storage amid resurgence
Washington, Sep 28 (IANS) As the US is witnessing an unabated resurgence of new Covid-19 cases, particularly among unvaccinated Americans, some funeral homes in the state of Idaho are running out of space, according to a media report.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Another Cyclonic Circulation waiting in the wings
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) It started as a 'Low Pressure Area' (LPA) over east-central Bay of Bengal on September 24; by September 25 noon, it had turned into a well-marked LPA over east-central Bay of Bengal and by night, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) had issued a pre-cyclone watch alert for north Andhra Pradesh and adjoining south Odisha.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Lea Seydoux: Don't think James Bond should be played by a woman
Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Actress Lea Seydoux, who reprised the role of Dr Madeleine Swann for the new Bond movie 'No Time To Die', has dismissed the idea of the franchise being helmed by a female character.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Doja Cat calls for support in fighting 'devastating hunger crisis'
Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Rap star Doja Cat has called on world leaders to fight Africa's "devastating hunger crisis".
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
Instagram is not toxic for teens, says Facebook
San Francisco, Sep 28 (IANS) Facebook has shared more details about its internal research into Instagram's impact on teenage girls as the social media giant hits back at a report on the research after it was made public on The Wall Street Journal (WSJ).
2021-09-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
K'taka HC notice to Centre on treatment of 17-month-old baby
Bengaluru, Sep 28 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court has issued a notice to the Centre in connection with the medical treatment of a 17-month-old baby suffering from rare Spinal Muscular atrophy (Type 1) disease.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine,Immigration/Law/Rights
US homicides rise nearly 30% in 2020: FBI
Washington, Sep 28 (IANS) Homicides in the US rose nearly 30 per cent last year from 2019, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation's (FBI) Uniform Crime Report for 2020.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Syria backs upholding int'l law, urges US to end 'economic terrorism'
Damascus, Sep 28 (IANS) Syrian Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad has urged the US and its western allies to end "economic terrorism", adding that his country supports upholding international law.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Syrian Arab Republic,Politics
K'taka govt to administer free vax for pets on World Rabies Day
Bengaluru, Sep 28 (IANS) The department of Animal Husbandry of the Karnataka government will administer vaccines free of cost to pets at all veterinary hospitals across the state on Tuesday on the occasion of World Rabies Day.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National
1 dead, 12 injured in Greece earthquake
Athens, Sep 28 (IANS) A state of emergency has been declared in the Heraklion region of the Greek island of Crete after a 5.8-magnitude earthquake left one person dead, 12 others injured and hundreds without shelter, the country's Climate Crisis and Civil Protection Minister Christos Stylianides said.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Greece,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Global Covid-19 caseload tops 232 mn
Washington, Sep 28 (IANS) The global coronavirus caseload has topped 232 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.75 million and vaccinations soared to over 6.12 billion, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
US media riled by Biden comments criticising it during Modi meeting
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) US President Joe Biden's remarks to Prime Minister Narendra Modi disparaging the US press and calling the Indian reporters "better behaved" has riled up the US media.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Media,Politics
Communist China's debt trap: An empire of lies and deceit (Comment)
China's latest investment of an estimated US$1.4 billion in Sri Lanka's Colombo Port City project is the largest single foreign investment in the island nation's history.
2021-09-28
Category: India, New Delhi,National,Opinion/Commentary
N.Korea fires what appears to be ballistic missile: Japan
Tokyo, Sep 28 (IANS) North Korea on Tuesday fired what appeared to be a ballistic missile, Japanese government officials said.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Japan,Defence/Security,Diplomacy,Politics
Jitin Prasada gets technical education portfolio
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) The newly appointed cabinet minister Jitin Prasada, has been allotted the technical education portfolio by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Chinese mainland reports 13 new locally transmitted Covid cases
Beijing, Sep 28 (IANS) The Chinese mainland on Monday reported 13 new locally transmitted Covid-19 cases, the National Health Commission said in its daily report on Tuesday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, China,Health/Medicine
New York State rolls out Covid booster doses
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) New York State announced on Monday that eligible New Yorkers could get Covid-19 booster doses with the launch of a new dedicated website for the purpose.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Myanmar reports 1,282 new Covid cases, 56 more deaths
Yangon, Sep 28 (IANS) Myanmar reported 1,282 new Covid-19 cases with a daily test positivity rate of 7.2 per cent, bringing the tally to 459,436 cases in the country on Monday, according to a statement from the Ministry of Health.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Myanmar,Health/Medicine
Govt working on SOP for Kisan Credit Cards for fisherfolks
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Minister for Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Parshottam Rupala on Monday said his Ministry is working out the modalities of the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for inclusion of fisherfolks under the ambit of Kisan Credit Card (KCC).
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Biden gets Covid-19 vaccine booster shot
Washington, Sep 28 (IANS) US President Joe Biden on Monday received his Covid-19 vaccine booster shot on camera at the White House.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Africa's Covid cases surpass 8.27 million
Addis Ababa, Sep 28 (IANS) The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Africa reached 8,275,465 as of Monday afternoon, the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Ethiopia,Health/Medicine
Farmers claim Bandh successful; normal life unaffected in Delhi
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The third Bharat Bandh in a year called by a consortium of farmers' unions witnessed large scale sit-in protests by farmers across all border entry-points and on the periphery of Delhi but least disruption within the national capital on Monday.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Top NE academician, politician B.B. Dutta dies at 86
Shillong, Sep 28 (IANS) One of the most renowned academicians of the Northeastern region, and former Rajya Sabha member Bidhu Bhusan Dutta died in Shillong on Monday after a brief illness. He was 86.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Meghalaya,National,Politics
Sourav Ganguly, Bengal govt fined by Calcutta High Court
Kolkata, Sep 28 (IANS) A division bench of Calcutta High Court comprising acting Chief Justice Rajesh Bindal and Justice Arijit Banerjee on Monday imposed a token cost of Rs 10,000 on Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly and imposed a cost of Rs 50,000 each on the West Bengal government and a state-owned corporation - WBHIDCO for irregular allotment of plot to the former Indian skipper to set up a school in New Town area close to Kolkata.
2021-09-28
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Cyclone Gulab's influence leaves two dead in Bihar
Patna, Sep 28 (IANS) The effect of Cyclone Gulab, which made landfall on the Odisha-Andhra Pradesh on Sunday evening, fell on Bihar too where two siblings were killed and one other injured in a lightning strike in Begusarai district on Monday afternoon.
2021-09-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Environment/Wildlife
As Hasina turns 75, B'desh govt to mark occasion by vaccinating 80 lakh
Dhaka, Sep 28 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina turns 75 on Tuesday, and the government will organise a mass Covid vaccination programme to mark the occasion.
2021-09-28
Category: International, Bangladesh,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
IPL 2021: Jason Roy is an injection of energy, says Williamson
Dubai, Sep 28 (IANS) Sunrisers Hyderabad captain Kane Williamson on Monday lavished praise on opener Jason Roy for his 'fantastic innings' which helped the Orange Army register a thumping win over Rajasthan Royals in their IPL game here on Monday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2021: Roy, Williamson steer SRH to easy win; battle for playoffs gets complicated (ld)
Dubai, Sep 28 (IANS) Jason Roy and captain Kane Williamson displayed some brilliant cricketing shots as Sunrisers Hyderabad registered their second win of this season, beating Rajasthan Royals by seven wickets in the 40th match of the IPL 2021 here on Monday.
2021-09-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Centre will listen to farmers: Tikait on Bharat Bandh (Ld)
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait, who has been leading the farmers' protest on the outskirts of the national capital for the past 10 months, said that he is certain that Monday's Bharat Bandh (nationwide shutdown) will compel the Centre to listen to the voice of farmers.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Samson blames batters, bowlers for big defeat to SRH
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals skipper Sanju Samson blamed his batters and bowlers for a woeful performance as they slumped to a 7-wicket defeat against Sunrisers Hyderabad here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
PM to dedicate 35 crop varieties to nation on Tuesday
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) In an endeavour to create mass awareness for adoption of climate resilient technologies, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate 35 crop varieties with special traits to the nation on Tuesday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics
IIPA should strive for futuristic vision for next 25 yrs: Jitendra Singh
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Union Minister for State of Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions Dr Jitendra Singh on Monday said that the Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA) should strive to have a futuristic vision for the next 25 years to attain the goals set by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Bharat Bandh evokes mixed response in Karnataka
Bengaluru, Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharat Bandh call given by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha evoked a mixed response in Karnataka as daily life was not affected, with bus services operating and schools and colleges across the state functioning as usual on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National
A sneak peek at Ghazipur border on Bharat Bandh
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) To mark a year since three farm laws were passed by the union government and highlight their plight, hundreds and thousands of farmers observed Bharat Bandh (nationwide shutdown) at the Ghazipur border on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
IPL 2021: Roy, Williamson steer Sunrisers Hyderabad to easy win vs RR
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Jason Roy and captain Kane Williamson played some brilliant cricketing shots to guide Sunrisers Hyderabad home against Rajasthan Royals in the 40th match of the IPL 2021 here on Monday. Hyderabad registered their second win of this season after beating Royals by seven wickets at the Dubai International Stadium.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
HC refuses to proceed on Tripura CM's alleged 'contempt of court' remark
Agartala, Sep 27 (IANS) The Tripura High Court on Monday refused to proceed further against Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb's alleged comment on "not to fear contempt of court".
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tripura,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Odisha asks Collectors to submit Cyclone damage report in 5 days
Bhubaneswar, Sep 27 (IANS) Even though there was no major impact of the cyclonic storm Gulab in Odisha, the state government has asked Collectors of seven affected districts to submit damage report in five days, an official said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Orissa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Despite acrimony, Guterres hopeful of dialogue between India, Pakistan
United Nations, Sep 27 (IANS) Despite the strong exchanges between India and Pakistan at the high-level General Assembly session last week, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is hopeful that a dialogue between them is possible.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
K'taka police take up mission to train girls for self defence
Bengaluru, Sep 27 (IANS) After a series of attacks on women in Karnataka, the state Police department is all set to address the issue with an ambitious project of training all school, and college-going girls with unarmed combat skills.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Human Interest/Society,Immigration/Law/Rights
Why farmers' protest receives most response in northwest India?
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Amid conflicting claims about Monday's Bharat Bandh being successful or not, a question that comes up repeatedly is why is that the farmers' agitation, including the latest agitation, gets more response from northwest India compared to other parts?
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
RIL may invest $300 mn in Glance: Sources
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Conglomerate Reliance Industries might invest around $250-$300 million to buy a stake InMobi's mobile content platform Glance, sources said.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Alliance with BJP will cost AIADMK dearly in local polls: Karti Chidambaram
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) Congress leader and MP Karti Chidambaram on Monday said that the AIADMK will lose heavily in the Tamil Nadu rural local body polls due to its alliance with the BJP.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Indian youth climate leaders join hands with UN to showcase achievements
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The United Nations in India on Monday launched its climate campaign 'We The Change', which aims to showcase climate solutions pioneered by young Indians as a celebration of India's climate leadership.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Environment/Wildlife
3 missing Assam school students' bodies recovered, one still untraced
Guwahati, Sep 27 (IANS) Three bodies of four missing Class 10 students have been recovered from the Brahmaputra near Pandu ghat in Assam's Guwahati, while the fourth was still untraced as on Monday evening, officials said.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Assam,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Champions League: Real face Sheriff, Atletico meet Milan away
Madrid, Sep 27 (IANS) Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid are both in Champions League action on Tuesday with Real Madrid facing FC Sheriff Tiraspol and Atletico visiting AC Milan.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Football
Afghanistan representative of elected government drops out of UNGA
United Nations, Sep 27 (IANS) Ghulam Isaczai, the Permanent Representative of the elected government of Afghanistan, has withdrawn from speaking at the high-level General Assembly meeting, Secretary General Antonio Guterres's Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric confirmed on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Faleiro slams Congress leadership, says Mamata better suited to take on BJP (Ld)
Panaji, Sep 27 (IANS) The Congress party is functioning contrary to "every ideal and principle" of its founding fathers, former Chief Minister Luizinho Faleiro said on Monday, after he announced his resignation from the party, while also questioning the resolve of the "divided Congress family" to take on the BJP and put the country "back on the rails of development and progress".
2021-09-27
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Haryana peaceful during Bharat Bandh: Govt
Chandigarh, Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharat Bandh call given by farmers' organisations against the three farm laws passed off peacefully in Haryana, the government said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Jagan calls for expedited relief operations in cyclone-hit area
Amaravati, Sep 27 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday directed the officials to expedite relief measures in area affected by cyclonic storm 'Gulab' which crossed the coast on Sunday night.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Ireland seal penultimate spot in men's ICC U19 World Cup
Almeria (Spain), Sep 27 (IANS) Ireland booked their ticket in the fourth regional qualifier for next year's ICC Men's Under-19 Cricket World Cup in the West Indies, overcoming Scotland in the Europe Qualifier Final in Spain.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Cricket
Telangana declares holiday on Tuesday as heavy rains continue
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) The Telangana government has declared a holiday for all government offices, private institutions, schools and all educational institutions on Tuesday in view of the heavy rains lashing the state under the impact of Cyclone 'Gulab'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
Tata Motors officials meet Tamil Nadu CM Stalin
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) Senior officials of automobile major Tata Motors Ltd on Monday met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin here.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Gadkari, Sinha lay foundation for 4 NH projects in J&K
Srinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari and J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Monday laid the foundation stones for four National Highway projects worth Rs 3,612 crore in Jammu and Kashmir, including commencement of Srinagar Ring road project.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Business/Economy,Politics
India go down to Japan in women's Asia Cup basketball
Amman (Jordan), Sep 27 (IANS) The Indian women's basketball team started its campaign in Division A of FIBA Women's Asia Cup 2021 here on a disappointing note, losing to defending champions Japan on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Jordan,Sports,Other Sports
SC grants 4 months' time to TN to conduct local body polls
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday granted an additional four months to the Tamil Nadu State Election Commission (TNSEC) to complete the polls for the urban local bodies.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Sorry! Not doing 'Bigg Boss 15', says Mahika Sharma, scotching rumours
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Mahika Sharma has ruled out her participation in the upcoming reality show "Bigg Boss 15", which is set to premiere on October 2. She was being touted by the media as one of the probable inductions into the "Bigg Boss 15" house presided over by Salman Khan.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Body of Hyderabad techie swept away in trench found
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) The body of a techie who fell into a roadside trench in Hyderabad's Manikonda area amid heavy rains on Saturday night was recovered from Neknampur lake on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
AAP files MCC violation complaint against Gujarat CM
Gandhinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) The legal unit of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Gujarat has filed a complaint against Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel for alleged violation of the Model Code of Conduct (MCC), with the Gujarat State Election Commission (SEC), the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) and District Magistrate, Ahmedabad.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
BJP's Selvaganapathy elected to RS unopposed from Puducherry
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) BJP leader S. Selvaganapathy was elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from the Union Territory of Puducherry on Monday, as he was the lone candidate when the deadline for withdrawal of candidature ended at 3 p.m.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Cases of poor would go backstage, SC on mentioning of corporate cases
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday pointed out the issue of frequent mentioning of corporate matters, where lawyers seek urgent listing, remarking that the cases in connection with the weaker sections and criminal matters would go backstage.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
RBI sets WMA limit at Rs 50K cr
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) India's Reserve Bank on Monday said that Rs 50,000 crore has been set as the 'Ways and Means Advances' (WMA) limit for the Central government during the H2FY22.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Dengue's D2 strain causes concern for high grade fever, shock syndrome
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) A new variant of the Dengue has been observed in over 11 states in the country which has become a big concern for health experts.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Durand Cup: Mohammedan Sporting overcome Bengaluru United to reach sixth final
Kolkata, Sep 27 (IANS) Century old local favourites Mohammedan Sporting (MDSP), overcame FC Bengaluru United (FCBU) 4-2 in extra-time in the semi-finals of the 130th Durand Cup at Kolkatas Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK) on Monday, to make their sixth finals of the iconic tournament.
2021-09-27
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Football
Congress stages walkout from Guj Assembly over Covid death obituary
Gandhinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) The opposition Congress in Gujarat staged a walkout from the first day of the state assembly's monsoon session after the ruling party and the Speaker denied them permission to pay obituaries to those who died due to Covid-19.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Amidst pandemic, job count grows in 9 key sectors in April-June quarter
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) latest government data shows that number of jobs have increased in key nine sectors, including manufacturing, construction, transport, health, and education, registering a growth of 29 per cent to 3.08 crore in April-June quarter of FY22.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
IPL 2021: Samson shines with 82 as Rajasthan post 164/5 (ld)
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Sanju Samson was the star of the first innings as he scored a brilliant 82 off just 57 balls to help Rajasthan Royals post 164/5 against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 40th match of the IPL 2021 here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Global cues keep Indian equity indices' stable, realty stocks rise (Roundup)
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Positive global cues aided India's equity indices to close on a positive-to-flat note during Monday's trade session.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Owaisi demands Dalit Bandhu-like scheme for Muslims
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday urged the Telangana government to announce a scheme on the lines of 'Dalit Bandhu' for economic empowerment of extremely poor Muslims in the state.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Shah thanks PM Modi for launching Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Union Minister of Home Affairs Amit Shah on Monday expressed his gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for launching the 'Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission' (ABDM).
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Govt to borrow Rs 5.03 lakh cr in second half of FY22
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Central government, in consultation with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), has finalised its borrowing programme for the second half (H2) of FY 2021-22.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Air Canada resumes direct India flights
Toronto, Sep 27 (IANS) Air Canada, which operates daily flights between Delhi and Toronto, announced on Monday it is resuming non-stop flights to and from Delhi.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Canada,Diaspora
IPL 2021: Skipper Samson leads Rajasthan to 164/5 against SRH
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Skipper Sanju Samson blasted 82 off 57 deliveries but Rajasthan Royals could manage only 21 runs off the last three overs losing two wickets as they managed to reach 164/5 in their 20 overs against Sunrisers Hyderabad here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Kerala records 11,699 new Covid cases, TPR 14.5%
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Kerala on Monday logged 11,699 people turning Covid positive after only 80,372 samples - as in the norm for weekends - were tested in the past 24 hours.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine
War crimes of Taliban to be investigated by ICC
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The international criminal court's new prosecutor has asked the court to relaunch an inquiry into alleged crimes against humanity committed by the Taliban and supporters of Islamic State in Afghanistan since 2003, The Guardian reported.
2021-09-27
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Yadav says farmers have given befitting reply to govt
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Political activist and farmer leader Yogendra Yadav termed the Bharat Bandh (nationwide shutdown) observed on Monday a success and said that farmers have given a befitting reply to the government's falsehoods.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Aid not fundamental right for institutions, rules SC
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday said when it comes to aided institutions, there cannot be any difference between a minority and a non-minority one, and held that right to get aid is not a fundamental right.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Immigration/Law/Rights
K'taka police initiate inquiry in Maulana assault case (Ld)
Chikkamagalur (Karnataka), Sep 27 (IANS) Karnataka Police have begun the investigation into the case of ill-treatment of a maulana by the policemen, reported in Chikkamagalur district regarding defective vehicle registration number plate.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society
Random dope test on air crew, traffic controllers to commence from 2022
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) India's civil aviation regulator announced it will institute random drug testing on flight crews and air traffic controllers, effective from January 31, 2022.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Germany set for change as Merkel generation sees its time end?
Berlin, Sep 27 (IANS) For a generation of Germans, Angela Merkel was the only Chancellor they knew but in the first election after she announced her decision to quit, her Christian Democratic Union pparty seems to be on verge of losing its decade and a half years grip on power with the Socialist Democrat Party (SPD) taking a slender edge in Sunday's elections.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Germany,Politics
ICRA revises India's FY22 real GDP forecast upwards to 9%
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Ratings agency ICRA on Monday revised its real GDP growth forecast for India in FY2022 to 9 per cent from 8.5 per cent.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Twelve people stranded in Himachal's Spiti Valley
Shimla, Sep 27 (IANS) Twelve people, comprising trekkers belonging to West Bengal and porters have been stranded in Himachal Pradesh's remote Spiti Valley, officials said on Monday. Two trekkers died due to high-altitude sickness.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
IPL 2021: A look at Harshal Patel's magnificent hat-trick in the 17th over
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Harshal Patel just loves bowling to Mumbai Indians, it seems. As he took a hat-trick against a team that he had bullied with a five-wicket haul in their previous encounter of the IPL 2021.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Huma Qureshi to walk the Tashkent Film Fest red carpet
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Huma Qureshi is all geared up for the Tashkent Film Festival. On Monday, she left for the prestigious festival, which has a long Indian association dating back to Raj Kapoor's visit to its inaugural edition in 1968. Once a cultural showpiece of the Soviet Union, the Festival is now hosted by Uzbekistan.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Hollywood
Tamil Nadu Cong leader offers gold rings, coins for enrolment of people in party
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) With people reportedly shying away from the grand old party, a Congress district committee president in Tamil Nadu has offered gold coins and rings to the cadres if they get more people to join the party.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Cop rapes minor girl, a rape survivor in K'taka, father lodges complaint
Dakshina Kannada, Sep 27 (IANS) A shocking incident of a police constable raping a minor girl, a rape survivor, came to light in Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Indian women leaving their marks in all spheres: Nadda
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) BJP chief J.P. Nadda on Monday said that from industry, sports, medicine, science to space, Indian women are leaving their marks in all spheres.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Centre to open more Eklavya schools in Maoist affected dists
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) In a bid to provide better education facilities to the children of the Maoist affected districts, the Centre has decided to set up more residential schools in those areas, the officials said here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Politics
Bombay HC issues complete gag order for workplace sexual harassment cases
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) In the first ever complete "gag order", the Bombay High Court has issued a series of stringent guidelines for hearing, dealing, and reporting on cases pertaining to the Prevention of Sexual Harassment of Women at the Workplace Act, 2013.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Media
Monday will prove milestone in history of farmers agitation: Yogendra Yadav
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Jai Kisan Andolan founder Yogendra Yadav on Monday said that today's Bharat Bandh evoked unprecedented response across the nation. Speaking to IANS, Yadav said that the day will prove a milestone in the history of the farmers movement. "Those demeaning the farmers agitation by calling it a movement of a few farmers have got a befitting reply today", added Yadav.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Edible oil demand has plateaued during pandemic: Renuka Sugars MD
Panaji, Sep 27 (IANS) Demand for edible oil has plateaued in India in the pandemic-hit two years, despite an increase in population, managing director of Renuka Sugars Atul Chaturvedi said on Monday, adding that its consumption could increase if there is no third Covid wave and the economy finds itself on a corrective path.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Goa,Business/Economy
Cache of arms, ammunition, fake currency recovered by BSF in Akhnoor
Jammu, Sep 27 (IANS) The BSF on Monday achieved a big success when they recovered a huge cache of arms, ammunition, narcotics and fake currency from International border in Akhnoor Area, officials said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Apple, Tesla suppliers suspend ops due to power cuts in China
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Several suppliers for Tesla and Apple have announced that their manufacturing operations in the Chinese mainland are being suspended due to local electricity constraints.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Bharat Bandh evokes mixed response in Gujarat
Gandhinagar Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharat Bandh on Monday called by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM), an organization of more than 40 farmers unions against the three central agricultural laws, had a mixed response from various parts of Gujarat. There were reports of highways being blocked briefly which affected traffic movement.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
SC approves proposal for elevation of 8 new judges to Patna HC
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court collegium, headed by Chief Justice N.V. Ramana, has approved the elevation of two judicial officers and six advocates as judges of the Patna High Court.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
ED raids Shiv Sena's ex-Union Minister Anandrao Adsul, son (Ld)
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday raided the home of five-time Shiv Sena MP and former Union Minister Anandrao V. Adsul and his son Abhijit A. Adsul in connection with a complaint of an alleged Rs 900 crore scam in the Mumbai-based City Cooperative Bank Ltd.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
EC takes cognisance of Dilip Ghosh incident, seeks report
Kolkata, Sep 27 (IANS) The tension over the BJP campaign on the last day at Bhabanipur, from where Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is contesting, is hardly showing any signs of dying down. The Election Commission not only asked for a detailed report from the state government but a BJP delegation met CEO Ariz Aftab and demanded imposition of Sec 144 IPC.
2021-09-27
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
FBI jails Pakistani double agent with links to wanted underworld don Dawood Ibrahim
New Delhi, Sep 27: Kamran Faridi, an undercover agent of the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is again in the news after he was sent to jail for seven years for threatening his bosses.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
Chennai Air Customs foils bid to smuggle in over 1.5kg gold
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) Chennai Air Customs on Monday foiled attempt to smuggle over 1.5 kg gold in two separate cases and arrested one person.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
I expect AICC will rise to the occasion: VM Sudheeran
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Hours after top Congress leader from Kerala, V.M. Sudheeran on Monday quit as an AICC member, the party high command stepped in as part of fire fighting when AICC general secretary Tariq Anwar came calling on him and after the meeting he said that he expects they will rise to the occasion.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
RCB players feed on Kohli's aggression, says Dale Steyn
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Virat Kohli is known to wear his emotions on his sleeves when playing cricket. Whatever the format, Kohli is aggressive in his outlook and likes taking the game to the opponent. Most of his teammates feed on his aggression.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
118 Covid recoveries, 117 new cases in J&K
Srinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) Covid recoveries and new cases almost matched each other in J&K on Monday with 118 recoveries and 117 new cases reported during the last 24 hours.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine
Covid-specific antibodies remain in breast milk for 10 months post infection
New York, Sep 27 (IANS) Covid infection in breastfeeding women produces virus-neutralising antibodies that remain in their milk for up to 10 months, finds a new study.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine,Science/Tech
Political bias on social media emerges from users, not platform
New York, Sep 27 (IANS) Political biases stem from the social interactions of our accounts -- we receive content closely aligned with whatever our online friends produce, especially our very first online friends, finds a study.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Politics,Technology
Kashmir's Kongposh (saffron) granted protection
Pampore (J&K), Sep 27 (IANS) It is a chilly morning in late September, the air brimming with the fragrance of Crocus sativus, the flower that produces the precious spice known as saffron, or zafran by its Persian name.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kashmir,National,Human Interest/Society
Union Minister Sonowal elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha
Guwahati, Sep 27 (IANS) Union Minister and former Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal was on Monday elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from Assam.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Assam,National,Politics
A kisan protest without women
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The farmers' protest, where women had taken the lead a few months ago, witnessed no active female participation at Ghazipur border on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
IPL 2021: Royals win toss, elect to bat vs SRH
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals have won the toss and opted to bat first against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 40th match of the IPL 2021 here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Twin Peaks: Urvashi Rautela delighted to win two awards
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Bollywood actress Urvashi Rautela was honoured with awards for Most Influential Bollywood Actress 2021 and Best Humanitarian Award presented by Amruta Fadnavis for her charity work.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Congress is party of 'ghulamgiri': Karnataka CM
Hubballi, Sep 27 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Monday charged that Congress is a party of 'ghulamgiri' (slavery). "Their's is a party of ghulamgiri, our's is a party of patriotism," he underlined.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Mehbooba Mufti urges Press Council to probe harassment of J&K journalists
Srinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) PDP President and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday urged the Press Council of India to probe "intimidation, snooping and harassment" of journalists in the Union Territory.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Media,Politics
Anti-Pakistan groups regrouping in Balochistan
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The anti-Pakistan armed militia groups comprising Baloch nationalists, TTP and ISK-P have escaped into Pakistan following the recent changes in Kabul and are learnt to be regrouping and recruiting in Balochistan.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Devoleena recalls her tea garden childhood days at 'Bigg Boss 15' opening
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Devoleena Bhattacharjee was seen along with Arti Singh as hosts of the 'Bigg Boss 15' launch event that was hosted at Nagpur. The launch event also saw her as the captain of one of the teams performing survival tasks and TV favourite 'Gopi Bahu' emerged as the winner of the survival task.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Shivam Khajuria to break his bad boy image with new show
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Shivam Khajuria, who was last seen essaying the antagonist 'Naveen' in his debut TV show 'Molkki', is excited to play a protagonist in the upcoming show 'Mann Sundar'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
K'taka police shoots murder accused in leg as HE tries to escape
Bengaluru, Sep 27 (IANS) Karnataka Police have shot, in the leg, the accused of a sensational murder case that took place inside the football stadium in Bengaluru when he tried to attack the police and escape on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Wamiqa Gabbi: Female-led stories are going to rule OTT platforms
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Wamiqa Gabbi, who plays a pivotal role in the Anushka Sharma-produced web series "Mai", says female-led stories are here to stay.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Better half of the court: Bhupathi says wife Lara involved in 'Break Point' since day 1
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Tennis ace Mahesh Bhupathi says that his wife and actress Lara Dutta has been proactively involved in the making of 'Break Point' - the web series that explores the career and ups and downs between Bhupathi and his former tennis partner Leander Peas.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Sports
Trinamool becoming new home for disgruntled Congress leaders
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) After BJP, the Trinamool Congress is becoming a new home for the disgruntled Congress leaders who are upset with the style of functioning of the top leadership particularly Rahul Gandhi.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Advertising body honours Anil Kapoor as Brand Endorser of the Year
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Anil Kapoor has been awarded the Brand Endorser of the Year award by the International Advertising Association (IAA) here recently.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
UP govt decision to hike sugarcane price will benefit party in assembly polls: BJP
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The BJP believes that the Yogi Adityanath government's decision to increase sugarcane price by Rs 25 per quintal will yield political dividends in next year's Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, especially in the western part of the state. Sugarcane is the main crop of western UP and farmers from the region led by Rakesh Tikait have been protesting since last year against three new farm laws.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
India lose 0-5 to China in Sudirman Cup badminton
Vantaa (Finland), Sep 27 (IANS) India went down 0-5 to China in their second Group A encounter of the Sudirman Cup mixed team badminton competition here on Monday. The second successive defeat means India are out of the race for the quarter-finals.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Finland,Sports,Badminton
Ashi Singh unveils her wedding look in 'Meet'
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Ashi Singh reveals about her wedding look in the upcoming episodes of the show 'Meet' and also how she feels on wearing her on-screen mother 'Anubha's saree which she had worn on her wedding day.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Vedanta Aluminium shines at the Perform, Achieve & Trade (PAT) Cycle-II scheme by Power Ministry
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Vedanta Aluminium Business, India's largest producer of the aluminium and value-added products, has bagged top spots at Perform, Achieve and Trade (PAT) Cycle-II among the Indian aluminium industry.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Shahid Kapoor all praise for Samantha Akkineni, wants to work with her
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor made an interesting revelation on Monday, where he praised actress Samantha Akkineni and said that he would like to work with her soon.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Pakistan's anti-US tirade scales new heights
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) It is difficult to discern whether Pakistan is angry more with its biggest aid-giver America or arch rival India. It is also confusing while trying to comprehend its sense of loss and being ignored by the superpower, whether to target Joe Biden or India's Narendra Modi.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Opinion/Commentary
NABARD sanctions Rs 206 cr for 25 road projects in Odisha
Bhubaneswar, Sep 27 (IANS) The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has sanctioned Rs 206 crore to the Odisha government for construction of 25 roads, officials said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Orissa,National,Business/Economy
Agra Metro construction work picks up momentum
Agra, Sep 27 (IANS) The construction work of the first corridor of Agra Metro project is going full steam ahead.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Business/Economy
Indian SMBs are more worried about cyber threats than before: Study
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Three out of four (74 per cent) small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in India suffered a cyber incident in the past year, resulting in 85 per cent losing customer information to malicious actors, in addition to a tangible impact on business, a new study by Cisco revealed on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Rajasthan is not Punjab, says Gehlot Minister on Pilot camp demand
Jaipur, Sep 27 (IANS) Amid the ongoing rift between the two factions in the Rajasthan Congress and speculations that a cabinet expansion is imminent, State Minister Harish Chaudhary, known to be from CM Ashok Gehlot's camp, issued a strong statement on Monday, saying there is a difference between Punjab and Rajasthan.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
'Don't treat doctors as footballs': SC fumes at last minute changes in NEET SS syllabus
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday pulled the National Medical Commission (NMC) and the National Board of Examination (NBE) over last-minute changes to the syllabus for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) PG Super Speciality exam 2021, emphasising that doctors cannot be left at the "mercy of insensitive bureaucrats" and warned of issuing strictures, if a solution is not found.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Health/Medicine,Immigration/Law/Rights
1620 people externed in the last two years in Gujarat
Gandhinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) A few weeks after the Gujarat High Court lambasted the use of externment orders as an atrocity on the people, the Gujarat Assembly was provided data on the total externment cases in the state. The government declared that there were 1620 such cases in the last two years in Gujarat.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Man accused in several cases of Delhi riots nabbed by Police
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has arrested a person who was accused in several cases of rioting that had occurred in North-East Delhi in February 2020, an official said here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Pfizer to soon submit data on Covid vax for kids aged 5-11
Washington, Sep 27 (IANS) Pfizer is soon expected to submit data to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding safety of its mRNA Covid vaccine for children ages 5 to 11, media reports said.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine
'I am still alive, will tour every district', says Deve Gowda
Bengaluru, Sep 27 (IANS) Former Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda on Monday said that he is still alive and he would take up a tour of all the districts of Karnataka to strengthen his party, the JD(S).
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
99% Indian business travellers want to resume work trips: Study
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) About 99 per cent of Indian business travellers aim to resume work trips within the next 12 months, a new study showed on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Varun Gandhi writes to Yogi to raise sugarcane price to Rs 400/quintal
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party Lok Sabha MP from Pilibhit Varun Gandhi has written to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath demanding a hike in the price of sugarcane to Rs 400 per quintal.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
IPL 2021: Given KKR's current form, we expect a good game, says DC bowling coach James Hopes
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) With Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje in their side, Delhi Capitals bowling attack is more aggressive and assertive, which has resulted in the team maintaining the momentum in the UAE leg of the IPL 2021 on a positive note.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Golu Gold and Neelam Giri's Navratri track 'Chunaria Sasaram Ke' released
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Bhojpuri singer Golu Gold and actress Neelam Giri released their devotional track 'Chunaria Sasaram Ke'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz
Is Locket Chatterjee now on way to Trinamool Congress?
Kolkata, Sep 27 (IANS) Is actor-turned BJP MP Locket Chatterjee on her way to Trinamool Congress? An exchange of words between Chatterjee and Trinamool Congress spokesperson Kunal Ghosh on Twitter has fuelled the speculation.
2021-09-27
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Kerala back to 'old normal', says tech leader on Bharat Bandh
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Kerala is back to the "old normal" at a time when the whole world is moving towards a "new normal", as another hartal day was celebrated in the state, said technocrat G. Vijaya Raghavan here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
Barkha Bisht to feature in series inspired by 2010 Pune bombing
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Barkha Bisht is all set to feature in a web series loosely inspired by the deadly bombing that took place in Pune in 2010. The show is tentatively titled 'Naam Ghum Jayega'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Saurabh Gokhale set to enter battlefield on 'Mere Sai: Shraddha Aur Saburi'
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Marathi film and television actor Saurabh Gokhale will be seen essaying the role of 'Maan Singh', a freedom fighter who lost his entire family in a British massacre on TV show 'Mere Sai: Shraddha Aur Saburi'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
MP govt announces stricter laws to check illicit liquor
Bhopal, Sep 27 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government has announced stricter laws after recent deaths due to alleged consumption of spurious liquor in several districts across the state.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
MacBook Pro with enhanced display resolution to arrive later this year
San Francisco, Sep 27 (IANS) The seventh beta of macOS Monterey has revealed the display resolutions of the upcoming "M1X" 14-inch and 16-inch Apple MacBook Pro 2021 models.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
iQoo Z5 5G with 120Hz display, Snapdragon 778G chipset launched in India
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Smartphone brand iQOO has launched its latest Z-series smartphone, the Z5 5G, in India. The smartphone comes with a 120Hz LCD display, triple rear cameras, a VC liquid cooling system, a Snapdragon 778G chipset, and 44W fast-charging support.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Bharat Bandh ends, traffic resumes on Delhi-Meerut Expressway
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The day long Bharat Bandh called by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha on Monday to mark one year of the passing of the new farm laws and the farmers' agatation ended at 4 p.m. Traffic resumed on the Delhi-Meerut Expressway which was closed by the agitating farmers since morning. The Bharat Bandh was called by the farmers union from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Dev Patel very often has 'imposter syndrome' like 'The Green Knight' character
Los Angeles, Sep 27 (IANS) British actor of Indian descent Dev Patel identified with 'Gawain', his character in 'The Green Knight', because he thinks the tale of King Arthur's nephew is similar to his own journey as an actor, including having many moments of self-doubt.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Rasika Dugal, Akshay Oberoi honoured at Iconic Achievers Awards
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actors Rasika Dugal and Akshay Oberoi have been honoured at the Iconic Achievers Awards this year.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Health authorities alert Chennai residents over rising dengue cases
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) Tamil Nadu health authorities have warned residents of Chennai to be on guard against dengue, and health volunteers are conducting a door to door awareness programme to make people aware of the dreaded disease.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
Hemal Dev on her warrior princess role in new show 'Vidrohi'
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Hemal Dev who has predominantly worked in Marathi and South films is elated about her debut in Hindi entertainment television with the upcoming show 'Vidrohi'. The show is based on untold stories of a freedom fighter Baxi Jagabandhu Bidyadhara (played by Sharad Malhorta) and warrior princess 'Kalyani' (essayed by Hemal Dev).
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Stop cursing India for Kiwis, England pull outs, BCCI official to Pakistan
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has recently faced a severe blow after New Zealand and England cancelled their respective tours. The Kiwis cited security as a reason whereas England stated the 'mental and physical well-being' of the players was an issue.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Rasika Dugal shares her top four favourite characters
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Rasika Dugal is one of the names in recent times who is constantly contributing to the new content in entertainment, be it web series, short films, or feature films. It is because of her versatility as a performing artiste that she was honoured with the distinction of 'Most Versatile Actor Of The Year' by Iconic Achievers Awards.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
In this 'crime-free' Bihar village, police haven't registered a case in several decades
Bettiah (Bihar), Sep 27 (IANS/ 101 Reporters) Parwati's house in West Champaran's Katraw village, Bihar, was not locked for four days when she was at the hospital to treat her fever and chills. When she returned home, everything was intact - no one had broken in.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Bihar,National
I-T raids on steel rolling mills in Maharashtra
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Income Tax Department carried out a search and seizure operation on September 23 on a group of four major steel rolling mills based in Jalna, Maharashtra. These companies are engaged in the business of manufacturing steel TMT bars and billets mostly using steel scrap as raw material. The operation was conducted in more than 32 premises spread across Jalna, Aurangabad, Pune, Mumbai and Kolkata.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Crime/Disaster/Accident
10-hour shutdown in Punjab, Haryana gets enormous response
Chandigarh, Sep 27 (IANS) The 10-hour nationwide shutdown on Monday on the call by farmers' unions to demand scrapping of three Central farm laws got enormous response in Punjab and Haryana where tens of thousands of farmers blocked major highways, including National Highway 1 linking Delhi.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
After Moderna chief, now Pfizer says Covid will end in a year
Washington, Sep 27 (IANS) The world will return to normal life as Covid-19 will end in a year, Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla has said, while stressing the need for annual Covid jabs.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Science/Tech,Human Interest/Society,Health/Medicine
Italy says impossible to recognize Taliban govt
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Italy's Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio in a strong reaction to the Taliban's caretaker cabinet said that it is impossible for the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan to be recognized by them.
2021-09-27
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Sonnalli Seygall slays in glam avatar in Punjabi single 'Churi'
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Sonnalli Seygall features in the latest Punjabi music video titled 'Churi'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Mumbai City FC sign goalkeeper Mohammad Nawaz
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Mumbai City FC have signed up goalkeeper Mohammad Nawaz on a three-year contract until May 2024, the franchise announced on Monday. The 21-year-old, a product of AIFF Elite Academy, joins the defending ISL champions from FC Goa.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Football
Panchjanya calling Amazon as East India Company corroborates CAIT's view
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has greatly appreciated the lead article carried by forthcoming edition of Panchjanya which has cited Amazon as East India Company. It said the article has corroborated the constant stand of CAIT since last two years that both Amazon & Flipkart are trying to become second edition of East India Company in India.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Business/Economy,Politics
I got 'Thalaivii' because of 'Secret Superstar': Raj Arjun
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Raj Arjun is known for playing versatile roles like 'RM Veerappan' in 'Thalaivii', 'Farookh' in 'Secret Superstar' and many more.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Vicky Kaushal-starrer 'Sardar Udham' to release digitally on Oct 16
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Vicky Kaushal's upcoming film 'Sardar Udham' will be released on Amazon Prime Video on October 16.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Pratik Gandhi-starrer 'Bhavai' gets new release date
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Pratik Gandhi's film 'Bhavai', which was scheduled to hit the screens on October 1, has got a new release date. The movie will now be released on October 22.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Such cops should face jail, SC on IPS officer facing extortion case
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday said that the police officers, who cosy up with the government of the day and also make money through wrong channels, face payback after the change in the government.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Shafali Verma and Radha Yadav sign up for Sydney Sixers in WBBL
Sydney, Sep 27 (IANS) Two-time Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) champions Sydney Sixers have signed up Indian youngsters Shafali Verma and Radha Yadav ahead of seventh season of the tournament. The announcement of Shafali and Radha signing up with the Sixers comes a day after the duo of Smriti Mandhana and Deepti Sharma were announced to join defending champions Sydney Thunder.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
RSS statement on Amazon irrelevant, says Congress
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) After Panchjanya, a journal with RSS leanings, launched an attack on Jeff Bezos founded Amazon, with a cover story calling it the second generation of the East India Company that entered India with business interests but ended up colonising the country for 200 years, the Congress says what the RSS is saying about the Amazon is irrelevant but the bribery allegation against it should be "probed".
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
IPL 2021 playoffs: Mumbai Indians not 'out' yet! Still have a chance
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Ever since Mumbai Indians suffered a humiliating defeat at the hands of Royal Challengers Bangalore in their IPL game in Dubai, questions are arising in everyone's mind -- 'is it end of road for Rohit Sharma-led side?' or 'do they still have a chance to qualify'?
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Meet Kerala's fake antique dealer with high connections
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Fake antique dealer, Monson Mavunkal, presently cooling his heels in the custody of the Kerala Crime Branch boasts of some high connections with not just politicians but also top Kerala Police officials, this was revealed after pictures of him with the high and mighty came out.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Bharat Bandh peaceful in Maharashtra, evokes mixed response
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Maharashtra witnessed a mixed response to the 10-hour-long Bharat Bandh called by Samyukta Kisan Morcha having support of all non-BJP parties, here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Study on impact of meditation on Covid vaccinated people
Prayagraj, Sep 27 (IANS) The Motilal Nehru Medical College in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj district will conduct a study on the people who have taken the Covid-19 vaccine, to determine whether meditation can improve the antibody response to the vaccine in adults.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Farmer dies of cardiac arrest at Singhu border
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) A farmer, who was protesting at the Singhu border against the three contentious farm laws, died due to cardiac arrest on Monday, the police said here.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Three-storeyed building collapses in Bengaluru, no casualties reported
Bengaluru, Sep 27 (IANS) A three-storeyed building collapsed in Lakkasandra near the busy Wilson Garden area in Bengaluru, Karnataka, on Monday. Luckily, most of the 50 people who lived in the building had gone out to work, the police said, and there were no casualties.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
Hry Minister's employee held with confidential information
Chandigarh, Sep 27 (IANS) An employee in the office of Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij was arrested last week on charges of stealing confidential information, officials said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Punjab,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Assam's highest civilian award for national integration to be conferred by V-P Naidu (Reissued with corrections)
Guwahati, Sep 27 (IANS) The Assam government will confer the 'Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi Award' for National Integration and National Contribution to a prominent person and the award would be conferred by Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu during his proposed visit to the state on October 3, officials said here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Assam,National,Politics
PM should think of problems being faced by farmers: Cong
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Amid the Bharat Bandh, the Congress, which has extended its support to the agitating farmers, has said the Prime Minister should think about the problems being faced by the farmers, especially now when the input costs have increased, and not about the 'billionaire friends for whom the farm laws were brought.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Flossing teeth may be good for your cognitive health
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Dentists from all across the world have been recommending flossing teeth at least once a day. Turns out, it not only helps in preventing bad breath, avoiding cavities and gum disease but also boosts cognitive health.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Science/Tech,Health/Medicine
India-US enhanced ties to boost research, health management: Minister
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Bharati Pravin Pawar, Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, on Monday commended the way in which India and the U.S. have enhanced collaboration in research and development which will advance scientific discoveries and the management of global health threats.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Health/Medicine
CBI gets 5-day remand of Anand Giri, 2 others
Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 27 (IANS) The CJM court on Monday accepted the CBI's application for remand of Anand Giri, priest Aadya Prasad and Sandeep Tiwari in connection with the suspicious death of Akhara Parishad president Mahant Narendra Giri.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
RSS supports Panchjanya on Amazon revelations, seeks govt probe
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Describing the allegations made by Panchjanya, a journal with RSS leanings, against the American multinational company Amazon as serious, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has demanded that the government investigate the whole matter.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Man sets himself ablaze in front of TN CM's residence
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) A 48-year-old man set himself ablaze in front of the residence of Chief Minister M.K. Stalin here on Monday morning, police said.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Japan issues 1st gender bonds to promote female empowerment, education
Tokyo, Sep 27 (IANS) The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) issued the country's first gender bonds on Monday to promote empowerment and education of women and ensure gender equality in developing nations.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Japan,Politics
After another dismal outing, Kohli gives pep-talk to young Ishan Kishan
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli had encouraging words for young Mumbai Indians player Ishan Kishan, who is struggling for form in this edition of the Indian Premier League, after his side's 54-run win against the five-time champions here on Sunday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
No traffic disruption at UP-Delhi Chilla border
Noida, Sep 27 (IANS) Unlike several entry points into the national capital from adjoining states the Delhi-Uttar Pradesh Chilla border connecting with the Gautam Budh Nagar district did not face any traffic snarls due to the Bharat Bandh called by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Taliban bans hairdressers from shaving, trimming beards
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Taliban have banned hairdressers in Afghanistan's Helmand province from shaving or trimming beards, saying it breaches their interpretation of Islamic law, the BBC reported.
2021-09-27
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
India, US CDC well-placed to better respond to most pressing public health challenges
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) As the fourth Indo-US Health Dialogue began here on Monday, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a report to commemorate more than a half-century of successful collaborations with the government in New Delhi.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Burnt body of MBA student found in Bihar's Begusarai
Patna, Sep 27 (IANS) Decomposed dead body of a MBA final year student was found from a pit in Bihar's Begusarai district on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident