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He's just getting better and better: Pollard on Suryakumar
Abu Dhabi, Oct 28 (IANS) Mumbai Indians captain Kieron Pollard encouraged Suryakumar Yadav to stay consistent after the latter's unbeaten 79 off 23 balls led them to a five-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Border row resurfaces, Assam agitators block highway to Mizoram
Silchar (Assam)/Aizawl, Oct 28 (IANS) A week after the fortnight-long Assam-Mizoram border dispute was purportedly resolved, the issue resurfaced on Wednesday as agitators in Assam blocked National Highway 306, the life-line of Mizoram, demanding the state withdraw its security personnel from Assam's territory.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Assam,National,Politics
3 Sanskrit teachers held in Mysuru for plotting murder
Mysuru, Oct 28 (IANS) Five persons including three Sanskrit teachers were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly hiring contract killers to kill their school secretary, Parashivamurthy last month.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
We were in the game until 17th over, says Kohli
Abu Dhabi, Oct 28 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain Virat Kohli on Wednesday felt that his team was in with a chance of beating Mumbai Indians (MI) until the 17th over of the latter's innings during an Indian Premier League (IPL) match.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
K'taka voter turnout up by 20% in biennial polls (2nd Ld)
Bengaluru, Oct 28 (IANS) Seemingly defying the pandemic fears, the voter turnout for the Legislative Council polls to four constituencies on Wednesday registered almost 20 per cent rise compared to 2014.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
MI's Yadav learns to take game deep in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, Oct 28 (IANS) Suryakumar Yadav on Wednesday equalled his highest score in Indian Premier League that he had hit earlier in this edition. The right-handed batsman powered his way to unbeaten 79 off 43 balls to lead Mumbai Indians (MI) virtually into the playoffs.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Bumrah, Yadav shine in MI's 5-wkt win over RCB (Ld)
Abu Dhabi, Oct 28 (IANS/GloFans) Jasprit Bumrah's excellent bowling effort (3/14) followed by Suryakumar Yadav's heroics with the bat (75 not out) guided Mumbai Indians (MI) to a five-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium here on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Bihar minister booked for poll code violation
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) Bihar Agriculture Minister and BJP candidate Prem Kumar was on Wednesday booked for violation of the poll panel's model code of conduct, police said.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Karnataka's Covid death toll crosses 11k mark
Bengaluru, Oct 28 (IANS) With 55 patients succumbing to the infection in a day, Karnataka's Covid death toll rose to 11,046 till date since the pandemic broke in the southern state on March 8.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
21-year-old woman raped in Gurugram
Gurugram, Oct 28 (IANS) A 21-year-old woman, admitted at Fortis hospital in Sector-44 on October 21 due to breathing problems, was allegedly raped by a man when she was unconscious during the treatment from October 21 to 27.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Haryana,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Failing to pay property tax by Oct 31 may land Gurugram property owners in trouble
Gurugram, Oct 28 (IANS) Property owners in Gurugram can lose their water and sewage connections if they fail to clear their property tax dues by October 31, officials of the Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG) said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Haryana,National,Politics
Stay strong and patient: Shastri tells Suryakumar
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) India head coach Ravi Shastri on Wednesday commended Mumbai Indians' Suryakumar Yadav for his 43-ball 79 against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and asked the batsman to "stay strong and patient".
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
980 new cases take Gujarat's Covid tally to 1,70,053
Gandhinagar, Oct 28 (IANS) Gujarat on Wednesday reported 980 new Covid-19 cases, taking the state's coronavirus tally past the 1.7 lakh-mark to 1,70,053, while six fatalities in the past 24 hours took Gujarat's Covid death toll to 3,704. The state conducted 51,912 tests during the past 24 hours.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Suryakumar leads MI to five-wicket win over RCB
Abu Dhabi, Oct 28 (IANS) Mumbai Indians (MI) on Wednesday took a two-point lead at the top of the Indian Premier League (IPL) table with a five-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB).
2020-10-28
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
TV star Divya Agarwal loses father to Covid
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) TV actress Divya Agarwal on Wednesday took to Instagram and announced that her father passed away after battling Covid-19.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
'20.69L rural homes in Raj to receive tap water connection in 2020-21'
Jaipur, Oct 28 (IANS) In 2020-21, a total of 20.69 lakh rural houses in Rajasthan will get tap water connection under the Central government's Jal Jeevan Mission, Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
New edition of FDI policy with curbs on China released
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Ministry of Commerce on Wednesday released the latest edition of the consolidated policy for foreign direct investment (FDI), which incorporates all the measures and changes adopted by the government regarding foreign investments in the past one year.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Devotees ill after consuming 'prasadam' at Karnataka temple
Mandya (Karnataka), Oct 28 (IANS) Nearly 100 devotees fell sick after allegedly consuming 'prasadam' (consecrated food) distributed at a temple in Karnataka's Mandya district on Wednesday, police said.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine,Religion
Kunal Kemmu's new tattoo took 4 years to complete
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actor Kunal Kemmu is a tattoo lover and he recently visited a tattoo studio to complete a four-year-old tattoo.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Facebook must demonstrate neutrality, revamp its SOPs: Congress
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) A day after the resignation of Facebook India's controversial public policy head Ankhi Das, the Congress on Wednesday welcomed the change in Facebook India's leadership team.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
ICICI Securities' Q2 net profit doubles to Rs 278 cr
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) ICICI Securities on Wednesday reported two-fold rise in its consolidated net profit for the quarter ended September at Rs 278 crore.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
L&T's Q2 consolidated net profit down 44.7%
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Larsen & Toubro on Wednesday reported a 44.7 per cent fall in its consolidated net profit for the July-September quarter at Rs 1,410.29 crore.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Karnataka to set up fisheries university at Mangaluru
Mangaluru, Oct 28 (IANS) Karnataka plans to set up a dedicated university for fisheries at Mangaluru to enhance production in the state, academic officials said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Education,Science/Tech,Environment/Wildlife
Face mask made mandatory in B'luru to check Covid spread
Bengaluru, Oct 28 (IANS) With the Union Health Ministry claiming that Bengaluru was the worst hit by the Covid-19 pandemic in the country, the city's civic body made wearing face mask mandatory to reduce cases and warned the violators of stringent action, including hefty fine, an official said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Shot during Durga Puja, BJP worker dies at Kolkata hospital
Kolkata, Oct 28 (IANS) A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker, who was shot at by a Trinamool Congress (TMC) activist in West Bengal's Howrah district on the night of October 24, died at the state-run NRS Hospital here on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Maha Covid situation improves, recoveries on upswing (Roundup)
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Maharashtra's Covid-19 situation continued to ease with a decline in deaths, improved recoveries and falling fatality rate, health officials said here on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Bumrah uses short route to success, completes 100 wkts in IPL
Abu Dhabi, Oct 28 (IANS) Mumbai Indians fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah is known for bowling yorkers, but on Wednesday he used searing short balls to get rid of three key Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) batsmen, and complete 100 wickets in his Indian Premier League (IPL) career.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
India, UK to set up 'Sustainable Finance Forum'
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) India and UK on Wednesday decided to establish the 'India-UK Sustainable Finance Forum'.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Diplomacy
Covid vax: Infections reported among Sputnik V trial volunteers
Moscow, Oct 28 (IANS) There have been instances of infection among volunteers of Sputnik V trials, the world's first registered vaccine against Covid-19 virus, according to a top official of the developer of the Russian vaccine, said a media report.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Russian Federation,National,Health/Medicine
ISRO adopts new satellite naming style, RISAT-2BR2 now EOS-01
Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has decided follow a new naming policy for its earth observation satellites, it is learnt.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Technology
Southwest monsoon finally departs from northeast region
Guwahati/Agartala, Oct 28 (IANS) After two weeks delay, the southwest monsoon finally withdrew on Wednesday from the entire northeast, officials said.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Assam,National,Environment/Wildlife
Delhi records highest new Covid cases since pandemic began
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) : Delhi reported an unprecedented rise in the number of daily infections on Wednesday. According to a health department bulletin, the national capital recorded 5,673 fresh Covid-19 cases, the highest single-day spike till date, taking the total case-load to more than 3.7 lakh with 40 new fatalities pushing the death count in the national capital to 6,396.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Axis Bank's Q2 net profit rises to Rs 1,683 cr
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Lending major Axis Bank on Wednesday reported a net profit of Rs 1,683 crore for the second quarter (Q2) of 2020-21.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Landlord booked for abetment after Tatoo artist hangs self
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) A 35-year-old tatoo artist died by suicide in South Delhi's Kotla Mubarakpur area, leaving a suicide note blaming his landlord afer which the police registered a case of abetment to suicide against the landlord. Money dispute is said to be the reason behind the extreme step.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Man takes away 61 cylinders from gas agency after money dispute
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) A supplier of a cooking gas agency decamped with 61 LPG cylinders following an altercation over money with the agency manager, police said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Karnataka names 60 persons for Rajyotsava award
Bengaluru, Oct 28 (IANS) Karnataka on Wednesday announced its second highest civilian hounour -- the Karnataka Rajyotsava Award -- to as many as 60 eminent personalities, including senior advocate at the Supreme court, K.N. Bhat, who had represented Ram Lalla in the Allahabad High Court for three years, and noted Konkani poet, Valerian D'souza, who is known by his penname 'Vally Vagga'.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Art/Culture/Books
53.54% vote in 'peaceful' first phase of polling in Bihar
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) A total 53.54 per cent voters exercised their franchise as polling was conducted peacefully on Wednesday in 71 assembly constituencies in Bihar for the first phase of assembly elections.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Land registration in Telangana set to go online from Oct 29
Hyderabad, Oct 28 (IANS) Telangana is all set to usher into a new revenue regime with the launch of Dharani portal for online registration of properties on Thursday, officials said.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Bumrah bags 3 wkts as MI restrict RCB to 164/6
Abu Dhabi, Oct 28 (IANS) Jasprit Bumrah led the way with three wickets as Mumbai Indians (MI) restricted Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to 164/6 wickets despite the latter looked set for a bigger total before the start of the 'death' overs on Wednesday. Bumrah took three for 14 runs as RCB went from 131/3 to 139/6 between the 16th and 18th overs.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Mumbai Police's FIR against Sushant's sisters vitiated and bad in law: CBI (Ld)
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday slammed the Mumbai Police for registering an FIR against late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's sisters on the complaint of Rhea Chakraborty, saying it is "vitiated" and "bad in law".
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
SC issues notice on plea against Calcutta HC's fee cut order
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice on a plea filed by an association of schools challenging the Calcutta High Court order directing them to reduce school fees by a minimum of 20 per cent.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Immigration/Law/Rights
Lakshya out of SaarLorLux badminton after coach tests Covid+
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) India's Lakshya Sen has withdrawn from the SaarLorLux Open badminton after his coach DK Sen tested positive for Covid-19, the Sports Authority of India (SAI) said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Badminton
SC stays execution of death sentence of man who killed wife in a ghastly manner
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed the execution of death sentence to a man, who was convicted in the murder of his wife.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Twitter outage hits India users
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Twitter users in several parts of the world, including India, on Wednesday reported facing problems accessing the platform as the homepage refused to load.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Global slide, Bihar polls subdue Indian markets (Roundup)
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Heavy selling pressure, triggered by global cues, along with local political developments, led to the Indian equity benchmark indices plunging on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Shark fins being smuggled to Dubai seized at Chennai airport
Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) Customs officials at the Chennai International Airport on Wednesday seized 23.5 kg of shark fins from two passengers bound for Dubai, an official statement said.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
Madhavan: I am 50 and it feels people just want to give me love
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Actor R. Madhavan is happy with the love he gets from fans on social media. He says he does not put up pictures that make him feel entitled, but he likes to put up things that make people happy.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
US Congress grills Twitter, Facebook, Google CEOs
New York, Oct 28 (IANS) A Congressional grilling of Twitter, Facebook and Google CEOs is quickly evolving into pre-election political circus around the social media content moderation dumpster fire and allegations that Big Tech companies show anti-conservative bias.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Politics,Technology
Finance Commission on course to finalise report by Oct 30
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The 15th Finance Commission is well on course to complete the final report for 2021-2026 by the mandated deadline of October 30, said an official statement.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Ailing hockey Olympian MP Singh desperately seeks kidney donor
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Indian hockey Olympian Mohinder Pal Singh, who mastered converting penalty corners into goals in 1980s, is on dialysis as he has still not found a kidney donor. Both of Singh's kidneys are damaged and he has been searching for a donor for about a month.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Hockey
Radico Khaitan's Q2 net profit down 6.6%
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Spirit maker Radico Khaitan on Wednesday reported a 6.6 per cent fall in its consolidated net profit for the July-September quarter at Rs 74.67 crore.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Acceptance from a clan doesn't define acceptance from B'wood: Radhika Madan
October 28 Oct 28 (IANSlife) Actress Radhika Madan says 'acceptance from a particular clan doesn't define acceptance from Bollywood'.
2020-10-28
Category: India, New Delhi,National,IANS Life
53.54% vote in 'peaceful' first phase of polling in Bihar
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) Polling was on Wednesday conducted peacefully in 71 assembly constituencies in Bihar for the first phase of assembly elections even as 53.54 per cent voters exercised their franchise.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Govinda's daughter Tina Ahuja excited about her new short film
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actress Tina Ahuja, daughter of Bollywood star Govinda, is excited about her upcoming short film, Driving Me Crazy. The film also features television actor Mudit Nayar.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Private investigator hired by Adani photographed Aussie activist's daughter on way to school: Report
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) A private investigator working for Adani took covert photographs of Australian environmental activist walking his daughter to the primary school, The Guardian reported.
2020-10-28
Category: International, India,Business/Economy
Tamil Nadu CM fixes Covid reduction targets for Collectors
Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Wednesday urged District Collectors to take steps to bring down the coronavirus infection rate before Diwali.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
Tata Steel's overseas plants back to high utilisation: CEO
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Tata Steel has returned to 100 per cent capacity utilisation in India and its overseas plants are also getting closer to normal production, CEO and Managing Director T.V. Narendran said.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Karishma Tanna: Item song doesn't mean you need to show skin
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actress Karishma Tanna features in the dance number Basanti, in the upcoming film Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari. She song was released on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
After Bihar, now BJP promises free Corona vaccine in MP
Bhopal, Oct 28 (IANS) In Madhya Pradesh, the BJP has issued a sankalp-patra (resolution document), a manifesto of sorts for the bypolls that promises the provision of a free Coronavirus vaccine to every person in the state by the government. Recently, in the election manifesto issued for Bihar elections, the BJP had also promised a free Corona vaccine.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Politics
Payal Ghosh claims she is related to freedom fighters Binoy Bose and Badal Gupta
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actress Payal Ghosh took to her verified Twitter account on Wednesday to claim that she has the blood of freedom fighters running in her veins.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Ahead of Bengal polls, BJP makes key appointment
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Ahead of the Assembly elections in West Bengal next year, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which hopes to topple the Mamata Banerjee-led government, has made a key appointment of general secretary (organisation) -- a post which is seen to be the link between the BJP and the RSS, its ideological mentor.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Create street vendors' zones, says Himachal minister
Shimla, Oct 28 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Urban Development Minister Suresh Bhardwaj on Wednesday instructed officials to create a street vendors' zone, besides setting up a grievances redressal committee in the state.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National,Politics
Telangana waived off Rs 27,000 cr crop loans in six yr: KTR
Hyderabad, Oct 28 (IANS) The Telangana government has waived off crop loans amounting to Rs 27,718 crore during the last six years, Industry Minister K.T. Rama Rao said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
SP's unexpected political move catches BJP, BSP by surprise
New Delhi/Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) The unexpected move by the Samajwadi Party in the Rajya Sabha polls has caught the BJP and the BSP off guard as Akhilesh Yadav first fielded an independent candidate in the polls and later in a dramatic development the proposers of the BSP candidate said there signatures were forged.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Aravinnd Iyer opens up on new Kannada film Bheemasena Nalamaharaja
Bengaluru, Oct 28 (IANS) Actor Aravinnd Iyer will be seen in the upcoming Kannada film, Bheemasena Nalamaharaja. The actor opened up about the film and his role.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Karnataka,Cinema/Showbiz,Religion,Lifestyle/Fashion
Power shock: Uday didn't check discom losses, RBI says another bailout needed
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) One of the biggest reforms in the power sector, the Uday or the Ujjwal Discom Assurance Yojana, has failed to nursing the stressed electricity discoms back to health.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
WB Guv to meet Amit Shah in Delhi before month-long visit to Darjeeling
Kolkata, Oct 28 (IANS) After Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) leader Bimal Gurung, who had been absconding since 2017 after he was charged under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, resurfaced in Kolkata on October 21, the political equation has undergone a drastic change in West Bengal's hill district of Darjeeling ahead of the crucial state Assembly polls scheduled in 2021 .
2020-10-28
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Despite revolt, BSP candidate's papers declared valid
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) Hours after five Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLAs revolted against the party's official Rajya Sabha candidate Ramji Gautam, and claimed that their signatures as proposers were forged, the returning officer declared that Gautam's nomination papers were valid.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
No bail for Himachal man accused of sharing wife's nude pics
Shimla, Oct 28 (IANS) Taking serious note of gravity of the offence and its physical and psychological impact, the Himachal Pradesh High Court has dismissed an anticipatory bail plea of a man accused of uploading obscene photographs and videos of his wife on social media in her name.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Jacqueline Fernandez decodes her life mantra
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Bollywood Jacqueline Fernandez has shared her life mantra with fans on social media.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Shweta Tripathi: Mirzapur 2 closer to my heart
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actress Shweta Tripathi says she was excited working in the first season of the web series Mirzapur, but it is the second season that is closer to her heart.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
K'taka Council biennial polls register 58% voting (Ld)
Bengaluru, Oct 28 (IANS) Voter turnout in elections for four seats in the Karnataka Legislative Council was more than 57.96 per cent till 4 pm, electoral officers said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Maha wants to throw open Mumbai suburban trains for all
Mumbai, Oct. Oct 28 (IANS) As the Covid-19 situation in Maharashtra appears to be coming under control, the state government on Wednesday mooted throwing open the suburban local trains in Mumbai for everybody, in a phased manner.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
Actor Soumitra Chatterjee remains on ventilator support
Kolkata, Oct 28 (IANS) Veteran Bengali Actor Soumitra Chatterjee's health condition continued to remain critical and he would undergo two or three episodes of dialysis to tackle his renal functioning on Wednesday, doctors at Kolkata's Belle Vue Hospital said.
2020-10-28
Category: India, West Bengal,Cinema/Showbiz,Religion,Lifestyle/Fashion
Get help son: Warne slams Samuels for explicit-laden tirade
Sydney, Oct 28 (IANS) Australian spin great Shane Warne on Wednesday hit out at West Indies' Marlon Sammuels for the latter's explicit-laden rant against Warne and England all-rounder Ben Stokes.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
In separate swoops, Mumbai Police, NCB seize narcotics
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) In separate swoops, the Mumbai Police and the Narcotics Control Bureau's (NCB) Mumbai zonal unit have seized high-grade heroin and ganja in independent operations from different parts of Mumbai, officials said here on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
Tanvi Thakkar, Mohit Abrol in Aniruddh Dave's debut production
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actors Tanvi Thakkar and Mohit Abrol have teamed up for an episode of the TV show produced by actor Aniruddh Dave.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Hong Kong again bars Air India flights over Covid cases
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Hong Kong has barred Air India flights from Mumbai till November 10 after five passengers on the Indian carrier's flight on October 25 tested positive for coronavirus infection.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Nia Sharma's handbag stolen from her car
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Television actress Nia Sharma's handbag was stolen from her car in the Lower Parel area of the city on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
'What-if' nightmare scenarios, polling errors headline Trump vs Biden battle
New York, Oct 28 (IANS) 'What-if' scenarios, polling errors, nightmare scenarios from statistical flubs in 2016 and non toss-up maps are the toast of frenzied US media coverage in the final week before Americans choose their next President on November 3.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
SBI raises $1bn JBIC loan to finance Japanese auto entities in India
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Country's largest commercial bank, State Bank of India (SBI) has signed a loan agreement amounting to up to $1 billion with the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC).
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Aahana Kumra: A sprawling gangster saga seems like an exciting prospect
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actress Aahana Kumra likes stories that take viewers into unexplored areas of their minds, and says a sports project and a gangster saga are on the top of her wishlist.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Aarogya Setu app developed in most transparent manner, clarifies govt
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Aarogya Setu app has been developed in the most transparent manner, the Ministry of Electronic and Information Technology said on Wednesday after the Central Information Commission issued a notice to the government over who created the app.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Sanofi, GSK to support COVAX with 200mn doses of Covid-19 vaccine
London/Paris, Oct 28 (IANS) Drugmakers Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline on Wednesday said they plan to make available 200 million doses of their Covid-19 vaccine to the World Health Organisation-led COVAX international initiative which aims to ensure equitable global access to vaccines against the novel coronavirus.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,National,Health/Medicine
536 more test corona positive, 546 recover in J&K
Srinagar, Oct 28 (IANS) A total of 536 more coronavirus cases were recorded in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday while 546 patients were discharged after recovery from COVID-19 in the Union Territory.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine
'Dream girl' director Raaj Shaandilyaa reveals his lockdown therapy
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Writer-filmmaker Raaj Shaandilyaa, who made his directorial debut with the Ayushmann Khurrana-starrer Dream Girl last year, has been working on a few exciting projects during lockdown and cannot wait to make a big announcement.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
52.24% voting in Bihar till 5 pm: ECI (fourth lead)
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Covid-19 pandemic could not affect voters' enthusiasm in the first phase of polls in Bihar as the state registered 52.24 per cent turnout till 5 p.m. on Wednesday, the Election Commission of India said here.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Kejriwal acquitted in defamation case filed by BJP lawmaker
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) A Delhi court on Wednesday acquitted Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a criminal defamation case filed by BJP lawmaker Ramesh Bidhuri in 2016.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Divij-Bambridge reach quarter-final at Astana Open
Nur-Sultan (Kazakhstan), Oct 28 (IANS) India's Divij Sharan and his partner Luke Bambridge of the United Kingdom beat Ariel Behar of Uruguay and Gonzalo Escobar of Ecuador to reach the men's doubles quarter-finals at the Astana Open. The Indo-British pair won the match 7-5, 4-6, 10-6 in 1 hour 30 minutes.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Poland,Sports,Tennis
'Smooth digital transactions key to business survival in pandemic'
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) A new global and India study by the Economist Intelligence Unit for TransUnion has overwhelmingly found the key to whether or not companies go out of business hinges on providing consumers friction-right digital transactions.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Motor Sich, under scanner for Chinese investment, competes with Russian Helicopters for IAF contract
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) As Ukraine-based JSC Motor Sich competes with JSC Russian Helicopters to get Indian Air Force's contract of overhauling VK -2500-3 engines of Mi-17 V 5 helicopters, it faces scrutiny for having major Chinese investments.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security
Political stakes high for Congress in Gujarat bypolls
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The political stakes of the Congress are high in Gujarat where eight seats will go to the November 3 bypolls, which have been necessitated by the resignation of Congress MLAs in the state.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
ED chargesheets 13 in disproportionate asset case
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate has named nine individuals and four firms in its charge sheet in a case relating to disproportionate assets accumulated by public servants.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
SC to states: provide dry rations to sex workers amid Covid-19
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed all state governments to provide dry ration to sex workers in adequate amount and with uniformity.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National
Wheel turns full circle as Chandy demands Vijayan quit as Kerala CM
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 28 (IANS) If there is one person in Kerala who is having a hearty laugh it's none other than two-time former Congress Chief Minister Oommen Chandy as he is watching the turn of events and the person who haunted him most in 2016 was his rival and present Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan who is now facing the heat.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
Seven held for kidnapping Hyderabad doctor for Rs 10 cr ransom
Hyderabad, Oct 28 (IANS) Cyberabad police on Wednesday arrested seven persons for kidnapping a city doctor for Rs 10 crore ransom.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Bollywood demands justice for Nikita Tomar
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Several Bollywood celebrities demanded justice for Nikita Tomar on Wednesday. The college student was shot dead in Ballabhgarh, Haryana.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Latvian rapper Five-O raps for Tamil film Polladha Ulagin Bayangara Game
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Latvian rapper Five-O has lent his vocal prowess for the upcoming Tamil film, Polladha Ulagin Bayangara Game (PUBG). Directed by Vijay Sri G, the film is set for a Pongal release.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Religion,Lifestyle/Fashion
Governor's book 'omits' Fadnavis-Ajit Pawar 80-hr govt swearing-in
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Nationalist Congress Party President Sharad Pawar took a swipe at Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyaris coffee table book which has a stark omission -- the early morning swearing-in ceremony of Devendra Fadnavis-Ajit Pawar as Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister last year.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
MI win toss, choose to bowl against RCB
Abu Dhabi, Oct 28 (IANS) Mumbai Indians (MI) on Wednesday won the toss and chose to bat against the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in an Indian Premier League match at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Alstom becomes first company to get certification for onboard ETCS 1 standards
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) French railway giant Alstom has become the first company to be fully certified for the latest onboard and trackside European Train Control System (ETCS) 1 standards, which will improve safety, reliability abd punctuality of trains.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Abhishek Bachchan on 'Ludo' role: A challenge but equally satisfying
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actor Abhishek Bachchan has opened up on his role in the upcoming Anurag Basu directorial Ludo, saying that it was a challenge to portray his character but was equally satisfying.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Smriti Irani tests positive for Covid
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday became the latest Union Minister to be infected by coronavirus.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
8,790 more test corona positive in Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 28 (IANS) It was another day of high coronavirus cases in Kerala as 8,790 more infectees were found on Wednesday after testing of 66,980 samples in the past 24 hours.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine
Guru Randhawa opens up on his new song Teri choriyaan for Chhalaang
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Guru Randhawa has an interesting trivia to share on his latest Bollywood track.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
US investors urge SEBI to bring reforms in IPO norms
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Investors and other market stakeholders from US have asked India's capital market regulator SEBI to bring in reforms in the regulations for initial public offering (IPO), a statement said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Centre must not victimise Punjab farmers: Sukhbir Badal
Chandigarh, Oct 28 (IANS) Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Badal on Wednesday said the Union government should not victimise farmers for agitating against the Central agricultural laws by refusing to pay the rural development fund (RDF) component of Rs 1,100 crore on government paddy purchase.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Business/Economy,Politics
SC slaps Rs 35K fine on MP govt for 588-day delay in filing SLP
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court has imposed a fine of Rs 35,000 on the Madhya Pradesh government for filing a special leave petition (SLP) after a delay of 588 days.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
IPL: Unconventional but brave, that's the way for spinners
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) In a wicket-takers' list dominated by pace bowlers, only Rashid Khan (17 wickets), Yuzvendra Chahal (16 wickets) and Varun Chakravarthy (13 wickets) among spinners make the top 10 thanks either to their unconventional style or smartness.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
DU VC's suspension 'delayed' but a welcome move, says DUTA
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) : Soon after the Vice Chancellor of the Delhi University was suspended after the nod by President Ram Nath Kovind, the Teachers Association of the Central University has termed this as a "welcoming move"
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education
KSRTC rents out double decker buses for photo shoot
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 28 (IANS) Cash-starved Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC), which is having a hand-to-mouth existence and is searching for non-operative revenues in order to earn extra cash, has decided to rent out its exquisite product - double decker buses - for photo shoot opportunities.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Kerala,National
New National Retail Trade Policy in final stages: Minister
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The government is in the final stages of preparing a new National Retail Trade Policy, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Som Parkash said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Politics
Gurugram hospital successfully deals with complicated pregnancy
Gurugram, Oct 28 (IANS) A private hospital in Gurugram has successfully managed a complicated pregnancy of a 35-year-old woman, who was suffering from a rare placenta Accreta/Percreta condition.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Haryana,National,Health/Medicine
Warner changes gears, goes full throttle to turn things around
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Captain David Warner is turning back the clock, making technical changes reminiscent of 2009 on slowing pitches in the United Arab Emirtaes (UAE), as he tries to lead SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) into the Indian Premier League (IPL) playoffs.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Realme C15 Qualcomm edition launched in India
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Smartphone maker Realme on Wednesday announced the Qualcomm Edition of 'Realme C15' in the India market.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
iPhone SE, 11 help Apple lead India premium smartphone market in Q3
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Continuing its stellar performance in the India premium smartphone market, Apple has once again led the premium segment (Rs 30,000 and above) surpassing OnePlus even before its flagship launch, a new report said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Vikram Sood's 'The Ultimate Goal' lifts veil on the world's best kept secrets (Ld correcting byline)
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) This world could be just one large simulated reality, is a metaphysical idea. But after reading former chief of India's external spy agency Research & Analysis Wing (RAW), Vikram Sood's latest page-turner, 'The Ultimate Goal', one is left with the feeling that the geopolitical world too, is like a matrix where most people live without the awareness of its true nature and reality.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National
V-Guard's Q2 FY 2020-21 revenue remains flat Y-o-Y
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Consumer electrical and electronics company V-Guard Industries Ltd on Wednesday announced its unaudited financial results for July- September 2020 period, wherein its Consolidated Net Revenue from operations stood flat at Rs 623 crore compared with same period of previous year.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Is Mouni Roy engaged? Actress' Insta post fuels speculation
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) An Instagram post by Mouni Roy on Tuesday has sparked off speculation among fans if the actress is announcing her engagement.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Election Commission appoints police observer for Dubbak bypoll
Hyderabad, Oct 28 (IANS) The Election Commission on Wednesday appointed Tamil Nadu IPS officer, Saroj Kumar Thakur as the police observer for November 3 by-elections to Dubbak Assembly seat in Telangana.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
DU Vice Chancellor suspended, pro-VC asked to preside
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Vice Chancellor of Delhi University has been suspended on President Ram Nath Kovind's orders, the union education ministry said on Wednesday, amid a major row over appointments that spawned an ugly power tussle.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Politics
Two gun-runners arrested in Delhi, 19 pistols seized
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Two members of an interstate arms syndicate were arrested by the Delhi Police's Special Cell and 19 pistols seized from them, police said.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Sharad Malhotra: Could never see myself playing quintessential bad boy
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) The telly audience love Sharad Malhotra for his good boy roles. The actor says he could never see himself playing the quintessential bad boy on screen.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Mumbai Police's FIR against Sushant's sisters vitiated and bad in law: CBI
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday slammed the Mumbai Police for registering an FIR against late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's sisters on the complaint of Rhea Chakraborty, saying it is "vitiated" and "bad in law".
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Tiger Shroff gears up for Baaghi 4 and Heropanti 2
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actor Tiger Shroff will soon start working on the action drama Baaghi 4, as well as the sequel to his debut film, Heropanti,
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Mani Ratnam, Jayendra Panchapakesan back anthology aiding Covid-hit Tamil film workers
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Filmmakers Mani Ratnam and Jayendra Panchapakesan have united to present the Tamil anthology film Navarasa, the proceed of which will go towards the well-being of film workers in Tamil cinema who are hit by the Covid pandemic.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Religion,Lifestyle/Fashion
Haryana RERA penalises several realtors for malpractices
Chandigarh, Oct 28 (IANS) Acting tough, the Haryana Real Estate Regulatory Authority has penalised several colonisers for indulging in malpractices.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Punjab,Business/Economy
Coronaviruses are masters of mimicry: Study
New York, Oct 28 (IANS) Researchers have revealed that coronaviruses are adept at imitating human immune proteins that have been implicated in severe Covid-19 disease.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine
Driven by Nord, OnePlus India ships 10 lakh smartphones in Q3
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) OnePlus crossed 10 lakh smartphone shipments in a single quarter for the first time ever, in the third quarter this year, a new report said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
J&K Lt Guv denies reports on agri land, launches MIS for apples
Srinagar, Oct 28 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Wednesday assured that no agricultural land would be alienated to any non-resident person and launched the Market Intervention Scheme (MIS)-2020 for the apple crop in the Valley.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Business/Economy,Politics
Lara Dutta recalls how Bengaluru welcomed her after Miss Universe win
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actress Lara Dutta Bhupathi on Wednesday walked down memory lane and recalled returning to her hometown Bengaluru after winning the Miss Universe title in 2000.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Most madrassas in India still stuck in medieval period; students unemployable
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Ashera Bibi, a native of West Bengal, has moved out of the state in search of livelihood. But her three children continue to live in a small village in Nadia district in Bengal. She is adamant not to relocate them.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National
Emma Roberts has a secret Tumblr account
Los Angeles, Oct 28 (IANS) Hollywood actress Emma Roberts says she has a secret account on social networking website Tumblr with just six followers.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
Al-Qaeda increases focus on Kashmir, India needs to remain firm
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Abu Mohsin Al-Misri, Al Qaedas second in command in the Indian sub-continent, was killed in the central Ghazni province, some 150 km south of the capital of Kabul, on October 25.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National
Bigg Boss 14: Rahul Vaidya is 'big trash' on the show, says Karan Patel
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actor Karan Patel has slammed singer and Bigg Boss 14 contestant Rahul Vaidya after his big fight with fellow housemate Jasmin Bhasin, and called him disgusting.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Tata Group's Rs 5K cr electronics parts unit coming up in TN
Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) The Tata Group has decided to set up an electronics component manufacturing unit in Tamil Nadu, at an outlay of about Rs 5,000 cr, a state government official said.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Samsung ends Xiaomi's dream run, wears India smartphone crown in Q3
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) It took Samsung two years to end Xiaomis winning streak in the India smartphone market, as the South Korean major recaptured the top slot in the third quarter (July-September period) with 24 per cent share, as the Chinese major logged 23 per cent market share, a Counterpoint Research report said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Vikram Sood's 'The Ultimate Goal' lifts veil on the world's best kept secrets
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Vikram Sood's 'The Ultimate Goal' lifts the veil on the world's best-kept secrets. This world could be just one large simulated reality, is a metaphysical idea. But after reading former chief of India's external spy agency Research & Analysis Wing (RAW), Vikram Sood's latest page-turner, 'The Ultimate Goal', one is left with the feeling that the geopolitical world too, is like a matrix where most people live without the awareness of its true nature and reality.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National
Aarogya Setu's active users plummet due to pandemic fatigue: MyGov CEO (IANS Interview)
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Due to the pandemic fatigue, the number of people checking the Aarogya Setu App has come down, Abhishek Singh, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at MyGov and Digital India Corporation, said on Tuesday and requested people to become more vigilant and use it.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National
Nigeria to construct 10 new airports
Abuja, Oct 28 (IANS) The Nigerian government has said it aims to construct 10 new airports across the country, an endeavor seeking to boost civil aviation in the most populous African country.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Nigeria,Politics
Australian PM urges to develop alternatives to Covid-19 lockdowns
Canberra, Oct 28 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has urged to develop alternatives to large-scale lockdowns to deal with future coronavirus outbreaks in the country.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Australia,Politics
KKR looking to arrest slide with win against CSK (IPL Match Preview 49)
Dubai, Oct 28 (IANS/GloFans) An inconsistent Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will look to seal their seventh win of the season and put their foot firmly in the playoffs when they face Chennai Super Kings (CSK) here on Thursday.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Delhi's Covid surge: Blame it on laxity, pollution & festivities
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) While the spread of Covid-19 seems to be subsiding nationally, its tally is burgeoning in the capital city consistently for the last few days. Delhi witnessed the highest single day spike till date on Tuesday with 4853 new infections and 44 deaths reported. The tally in the national capital has crossed 3.64 lakhs.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
SC to hear plea of Azam's son against disqualification on Nov 6
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that it will consider on November 6 the petitions against the Allahabad High Court order on the disqualification of Mohammad Abdullah Azam Khan and holding bypoll in Suar Assembly segment in Uttar Pradesh.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Randeep Hooda gets tested for Covid ahead of film shoot in Haryana
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actor Randeep Hooda will be soon shooting for his next film, Unfair & Lovely, and he is taking all the precautions amidst the pandemic.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Trump campaign website hacked with cryptocurrency scam
New York, Oct 28 (IANS) US President Donald Trump's campaign website was hacked Tuesday afternoon in an apparent cryptocurrency scam, a report said.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Technology
Kyrgyzstan reports 538 new Covid-19 cases
Bishkek, Oct 28 (IANS) Kyrgyzstan has reported 538 new Covid-19 cases, taking the nationwide tally to 57,276, authorities said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Kyrgyzstan,Health/Medicine,Politics
Bigg Boss 14 housemate Jaan's mother after Marathi controversy: We salute Maharashtra
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Jaan Kumar Sanu landed in a controversy after his remark on the Marathi language during an episode of Bigg Boss 14. Now, his mother has said that Maharashtra has given a lot of love to their family, and there is no way her son intended to insult the state.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Shraddha as Nagin gets mixed response from netizens
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Soon after Shraddha Kapoor was confirmed as the heroine of the three-film franchise based on the superhit TV series Nagin On Wednesday, the hashtag #ShraddhaAsNagin started trending on Twitter. Responses to the news have been mixed, with memes featuring and targeting Shraddha going viral.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Over 29 mln Tanzanians head to polls
Dodoma, Oct 28 (IANS) More than 29 million Tanzanians are taking to some 80,000 polling stations across the country to cast ballots for the elections of President, Members of Parliament and Councilors on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Tanzania,Politics
Sony posts strong profit in gaming biz, PS sales hit $4.9bn
Tokyo, Oct 28 (IANS) Riding on the stupendous PS4 sale, Sony's PlayStation-related revenue reached 507 billion yen ($4.9 billion) along with an operating profit of $1 billion for its July-September quarter.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Japan,Business/Economy,Technology
NTPC ties up 50 bn yen funding under JBIC's GREEN initiative
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) In the first funding for NTPC Ltd under Japan Bank for International Co-operation (JBIC)'s GREEN or Global Action for Reconciling Economic growth and Environment preservation initiative, India's largest power producer on Wednesday entered into foreign currency loan agreement with Japanese financial institution for JPY 50 billion (approx $ 482 million/Rs 3,582 crore).
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife
Honda2Wheelers expects sales growth to last beyond festive season (IANS Special)
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Having achieved year-on-year sales growth during the Navratri period, two-wheeler major Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) now expects stable demand to last beyond the festive season.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Ae Dil Hai Mushkil turns 4: Anushka Sharma, Karan Johar share nostalgic posts
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) The Karan Johar directorial Ae Dil Hai Mushkil released four years ago on this day. Anushka Sharma, who played the lead role, and director Johar posted nostaligic celebratory messages on Instagram.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Germany's Covid-19 tally reaches 4,64,239
Berlin, Oct 28 (IANS) Germany's new Covid cases have increased by 14,964, taking the national caseload to 464,239, the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Germany,Health/Medicine,Politics
Ministry of Electronics, NIC have no information about who created Arogya Setu App: Report
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Central Information Commission has issued show-cause notices to the CPIOs, Ministry of Electronics, National Informatics Centre and National E-Governance Division (NeGD), seeking to know as to why penalty under Section 20 of the RTI Act should not be imposed on them for prima facie obstruction of information and providing an evasive reply on an RTI application related to the Arogya Setu App, the Live Law reported.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National
Turkey vows to take 'legal action' over Erdogan's cartoon
Ankara, Oct 28 (IANS) Turkey has vowed to take "legal, diplomatic actions" over a cartoon of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in French magazine Charlie Hebdo.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Turkey,Politics
Kylie Jenner on being her true self before the camera
Los Angeles, Oct 28 (IANS) Reality TV personality and make-up mogul Kylie Jenner, has been in front of the camera since she was nine, and has now opened up on hiding and revealing her true personality for fans and audience.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
Bombay HC sets aside ED order on seizure of 2 Goa ex-CMs' assets
Panaji, Oct 28 (IANS) In a reprieve to former Chief Ministers Digambar Kamat and Churchill Alemao, the Bombay High Court's Goa bench on Wednesday set aside a 2015 Enforcement Directorate order on seizure of their assets in a money laundering case.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Goa,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
India built by all religions since centuries: Islamic scholar
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) India has always evoked images and ideas of a thriving pluralism and peaceful co-existence, in which people of all communities have unitedly built this country over the centuries, according to prominent Islamic scholar Prof. Zeenat Shaukat Ali.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
Punjab stares at power crisis with coal supplies running out
Chandigarh, Oct 28 (IANS) Punjab is heading towards major power outage with its thermal plants facing a deficiency of coal in wake of non-plying of goods trains in the state for almost a month now, state officials said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Bulgarian National Bank Guv tests positive for Covid-19
Sofia, Oct 28 (IANS) Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) Dimitar Radev has tested positive for Covid-19 and is currently being quarantined at home, officials said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Bulgaria,Politics
Bigg Boss 14: Makers apologise over Jaan's comment over Marathi language
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Following uproar over comments about the Marathi language by Jaan Kumar Sanu in an episode of Bigg Boss 14, the makers of the show have issued an apology, and said they will initiate corrective measures.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
ISRO to open 2020 launch account on Nov 7 with radar imaging satellite
Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) The Indian space agency is likely to open its rocket launch activity for this year on November 7 with its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle C49 (PSLV C49) carrying a radar imaging satellite for the country and other foreign payloads.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Technology
71% of Indians expect firms to fast-track digital initiatives: Report
Bengaluru, Oct 28 (IANS) About 71 per cent of Indians expect companies to accelerate digital initiatives, said a new report on Wednesday which showed the many ways customer engagement is changing amid crises.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Karnataka,Business/Economy,Technology
Why BSP is a party prone to splits?
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) has a tendency to split at regular intervals and the revolt of five MLAs on Wednesday is the fourth in the series.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
China helps Taiwan enterprises fight Covid
Beijing, Oct 28 (IANS) The Chinese mainland has been vigorously making efforts to help Taiwan businesses and entrepreneurs prevent Covid-19 and resume work and production to overcome the impact of the pandemic, a mainland spokesperson said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: International, China,Health/Medicine,Politics
Recovery, restoration of cyber data underway, says Dr Reddy's
Hyderabad, Oct 28 (IANS) Pharma major Dr Reddy's on Wednesday said that recovery and restoration of all applications and data is underway following the last week's cyber-attack.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Business/Economy,Health/Medicine,Technology
Parliamentary panel's members grill Twitter officials on map row
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) A Joint Committee of Parliament on Wednesday grilled four representatives of Twitter for around two hours on the map row after they appeared before the panel.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Media,Politics
Actress abduction case: Victim seeks trial in different court
Kochi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Malayalam film actress who was allegedly abducted in 2017, on Wednesday approached the Kerala High Court to seek the trial in the case be shifted out of the present special court where proceedings are underway.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Kerala,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Thousands suffer power outage as winds hit California
Los Angeles, Oct 28 (IANS) Local utility company in US Southern California has cut off power to almost 20,000 customers and warned more outage on Monday in order to reduce the risk that the equipment might start a wildfire as strong winds are hitting the region.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
Delhi govt's anti-pollution campaign from Nov 2
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Delhi government is all set to launch the 'Red Light On, Gaadi Off' campaign in all the 272 wards here from November 2 in a move to reduce pollution in the national capital.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Facebook's Workplace brings new features on its platform
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Enterprise social platform Workplace from Facebook on Wednesday said that it has brought in a number of user-friendly updates to enable faster connectivity, accessibility, and better post creation to further ease user experience.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
5 Indian prisoners repatriated after serving terms, Pak court told (Ld)
Islamabad, Oct 28 (IANS) The Federal Interior Ministry has informed the Islamabad High Court that five Indians who were "accused and charged with espionage and terrorism" and "had served their sentences have been sent back to India".
2020-10-28
Category: International, Pakistan,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Make your equipment-free workout effective
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANSlife) If you think going to a gym and using equipment is the only way to an effective workout, think again! "Your body" is the greatest equipment you need for a work out and most of the times it is the only equipment you need.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Jewellery trends for Karwachauth
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANSlife) Karwachauth is a special occasion for married couples. In addition to its symbolic importance, women also lay emphasis on how they look.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
46.29% voting recorded till 3 pm in Bihar (Third lead)
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) Polling for the first phase of elections in the Bihar Assembly elections gathered momentum on Wednesday afternoon. Voting started at a sluggish pace due to technical glitches at some of the polling booths.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
New hiring trends in IT industry
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANSlife) Each change is a step towards transformation. Ever since the pandemic interrupted our lives, the shift to remote working has not just altered the place where we work from but also its criteria for execution and manner of implementation.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Bangladesh records 1,493 new Covid-19 cases
Dhaka, Oct 28 (IANS) Bangladesh has reported 1,493 new Covid-19 cases, taking the tally to 403,079, health officials said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Bangladesh,Health/Medicine,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
All it takes to start a new venture amidst the pandemic
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANSlife) At a time when popular restaurants and cafes are struggling to get back to their feet, opening up a new venture when revenues are expected to be only about 30 per cent of pre-COVID levels, means preparing to bleed cash till business comes back to at least 80-90 percent, at which point a restaurant can make money, says Mayank Bhatt, Brand Head of SOCIAL. The chain of cafes owned by Impresario Handmade Restaurants has launched two new outlets in Delhi and Chandigarh.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
'Unconventional, agile and tech-driven strategies to help reboot consumer industry'
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The COVID-19 pandemic had brought about a paradigm shift in consumer behaviour and brands would need to adapt to this change by rebooting their businesses and adopting a 'phygital' approach with omni channel presence to capitalise in the new environment, a Deloitte-FICCI Reboot report said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Cong compares Munger incident with Jallianwala firing
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Congress on Wednesday flayed the Bihar government while comparing the Munger incident with the Jallianwala Bagh massacre and asked if participation in Durga Puja festivities was a crime in the country.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
SC stays FIR against scribe who covered protests in Morena in 2018
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed an FIR registered against a journalist who covered the protests in Morena, Madhya Pradesh, in 2018.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Govt must support India's manufacturing sector
Though India has emerged as the fastest-growing major economy over the past few years, its growth has primarily been driven by its services sector which contributes close to 55 per cent to the country's GDP compared to the manufacturing sector whose share in the GDP has stagnated at around 16 per cent. The government has also shared its intention of turning India into a manufacturing powerhouse and raising the share of manufacturing in India's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to 20 per cent by 2025.
2020-10-28
Category: India, New Delhi,National,Opinion/Commentary
Current India U-16 batch can qualify for U-17 FIFA WC, says Vikram Singh
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Former India U-16 team captain Vikram Partap Singh believes that the current batch under head coach Bibiano Fernandes is better than his own batch that was 90 minutes away from direct qualification for the FIFA U-17 World Cup two years ago.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Football
Stephen Alter's 'Wild Himalaya' wins environmental award at Canadian festival
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Prolific writer Stephen Alter has won the prestigious Mountain Environment and Natural History Award at the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival 2020 in Alberta, Canada, for his book "Wild Himalaya" (Aleph) that brings alive the greatest mountain range on earth in all its terrifying beauty, grandeur and complexity.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National
Acer unveils new laptops with 11th Gen Intel chips in India
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Taiwanese major Acer on Wednesday unveiled a range of laptops with the latest 11th Gen Intel processors aimed at consumers looking for power-packed performance in an ultra-thin design at a starting price of Rs 54,999.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Om Puri honoured at India International Film Festival of Boston
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Late actor Om Puri was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the third India International Film Festival of Boston (IIFFB 2020).
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Zimbabwe plans to gradually reopen borders from December
Harare, Oct 28 (IANS) Zimbabwe will gradually reopen it's land borders beginning in December, Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services Minister Monica Mutsvangwa said.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Zimbabwe,Politics
5 Indian spies released after completion of sentence, Pak Interior Ministry informs court
Islamabad, Oct 28 (IANS) Pakistan's Federal Ministry of Interior has informed the Islamabad High Court (IHC) that five Indian spies, who had completed their sentence after being charged with espionage and terrorism, had been sent back to India.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Pakistan,Diplomacy,Politics
Young smokers three times more likely to die prematurely: Study
London, Oct 28 (IANS) Current smokers faced nearly three times the risk of premature death from cardiovascular disease compared with people who never smoked, with the risk being higher among those who began smoking during childhood, say researchers.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine
M'luru Customs seizes 634 gm gold, arrests passenger from Dubai
Mangaluru, Oct 28 (IANS) Customs officials deployed at the Mangaluru International Airport (MIA) arrested a man on charge of smuggling gold after he alighted from a Dubai flight on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
UN issues alert on new wave of desert locusts in Somalia
Mogadishu, Oct 28 (IANS) The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has issued an alert on fresh desert locust invasions in Somalia that pose a huge threat to food security.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Somalia,Politics
Ponting wants Delhi Capitals to bowl better and chase totals
Dubai, Oct 28 (IANS) Delhi Capitals (DC) coach Ricky Ponting lamented his side's inability to restrict the opposition to gettable totals while bowling first and then failing to achieve the big target.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Hyd hospital uses novel implant for heart valve replacement
Hyderabad, Oct 28 (IANS) Doctors at a private hospital in Hyderabad have successfully performed a sophisticated yet short duration heart valve implant on a 74-year-old woman suffering from severe aortic valve stenosis.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Shraddha on being cast in 'Nagin' film: It is an absolute delight
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Shraddha Kapoor says it is her absolute delight to star as the shape-shifting serpent protagonist in the film version of Nagin.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
'Darkness of lantern era over', Modi to cheering Patna crowd
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi raked up Bihar's past to project its future in his Patna rally, which was his third on Wednesday. He said, the days of the lantern were over, referring to better electric supply, as part of his 'vikas' agenda; at a metaphoric level, it was also a political dig, given the main opposition RJD's electoral symbol is a lantern.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Diwali season a dull affair for Connaught Place traders
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Even as the people have begun to venture out in the wake of relaxations in restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic, the footfall of potential customers at shops and businesses in Connaught Place is yet to pick up.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Human Interest/Society
'No space for any separatist activity seeking Taiwan independence'
Beijing, Oct 28 (IANS) A Chinese mainland spokesperson on Wednesday reaffirmed that no space is allowed for separatist activities seeking "Taiwan independence" in any form.
2020-10-28
Category: International, China,Politics
ISL: Hyderabad FC extend contracts of Manas Dubey & Mark Zothanpuia
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Hyderabad FC have added goalkeeper Manas Dubey (19) and midfielder Mark Zothanpuia (18) to their side ahead of the 2020-21 Indian Super League campaign.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Football
Apple ramping up efforts to build Google search alternative: Report
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) Apple is reportedly ramping up its efforts to develop an alternative to Google search as the search engine giant has come under antitrust scrutiny in the US.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
New video surfaces about Munger incident in Bihar
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) A new video of firing and police baton-charge on devotees in Munger surfaced on Wednesday, giving the opposition fresh ammunition to attack the Nitish Kumar-led NDA government in Bihar.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Be wary of Chinese intent and actions, Rajnath tells army commanders
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday cautioned Army commanders to be wary of Chinese actions at disputed borders and their intent during military talks.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security
It is 'humiliation' that made BSP MLAs revolt
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) Five BSP MLAs who have revolted against the party, have said that they were 'humiliated and insulted' by coordinators which forced them to take the decisive step.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Cheaper onion to be provided through PDS: Goa CM
Panaji, Oct 28 (IANS) With the price of onion shooting up in the state, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday said that the vegetable, which is an essential commodity in the Indian kitchen, would be provided at a cheaper cost via the state's public distribution system network.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Priyanka Chopra in Hollywood rom-com with Celine Dion, Sam Heughan
Los Angeles, Oct 28 (IANS) Priyanka Chopra Jonas stars with Grammy-winner Celine Dion and actor Sam Heughan in an upcoming romantic drama, tentatively titled Text For You.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
PM's effigies burnt on Dussehra, not of 'Ravan': Rahul
Bettiah (Bihar), Oct 28 (IANS) Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi said on Wednesday that effigies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi were burnt in Punjab on Dussehra, and not that of 'Ravan'. He said that burning the effigy of the Prime Minister was sad, but the youth are angry with him.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Dharma Production has to apologise, or pay fine: Goa Minister (Ld)
Panaji, Oct 28 (IANS) The controversy surrounding the alleged indiscriminate dumping of PPEs and other unsegregated garbage, by a production crew hired by Karan Johar's Dharma production, for a shoot in a Goa beach village last week, continued to brew on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Goa,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
New treatment for common retinal diseases shows promise
New York, Oct 28 (IANS) Researchers have uncovered a potential new strategy for treating eye diseases that affect millions of people around the world, often resulting in blindness.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Assam Rifles chief apprises Shah, Rijiju about various NE issues
Shillong, Oct 28 (IANS) Assam Rifles Director General Lt Gen Sukhdeep Sangwan met Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju in Delhi and briefed them about various affairs of the northeast region, officials said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Meghalaya,National,Defence/Security
Demi Lovato to host People's Choice Awards 2020
Los Angeles, Oct 28 (IANS) Singer-actress Demi Lovato will host the 2020 Peoples Choice Awards. The awards show will be held on November 15.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Gold loan NBFCs to shimmer with 15-18% growth in fiscal 2021
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) With the pandemic-driven lockdowns being lifted slowly and economic activity clawing back, demand for gold loans would rise, especially from individuals meeting urgent personal requirements and from micro enterprises for working capital to restart businesses, Crisil said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani get engaged
Los Angeles, Oct 28 (IANS) Singers Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani are now engaged.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
'Shotgun Wedding' for Jennifer Lopez, Armie Hammer
Los Angeles, Oct 28 (IANS) Hollywood stars Jennifer Lopez and Armie Hammer will co-star in the upcoming action comedy, Shotgun Wedding.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
Botswana opens borders for private chartered flights
Gaborone, Oct 28 (IANS) Botswana authorities have announced that the country is ready to receive private charter flights into the country's resort towns starting next month amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Botswana,Politics
Bihar man gets death for killing 9 in Telangana
Hyderabad, Oct 28 (IANS) A court in Telangana's Warangal district on Wednesday sentenced a man to death for killing nine migrant workers by throwing them into a well after mixing sedatives in their food.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Over 250 hockey players resume sports activities in UP
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) Over 250 aspiring players between the age group of 15-21 years have resumed limited sports activities in Uttar Pradesh in accordance with the MHA guidelines amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,Sports,Hockey
Singapore reports seven new Covid cases
Singapore, Oct 28 (IANS) Singapore reported seven new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday, pushing the tally to 57,987, health officials said.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Singapore,Health/Medicine
Covid-19: Australia eases from 'stay home' to 'stay safe'
Sydney, Oct 28 (IANS) Australia has taken another encouraging step forward in its fight against Covid-19, as the worst-hit state of Victoria saw a further easing of a wide range of restrictions and more states' borders are on track to reopen.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Australia,Health/Medicine,Politics
Citrix expands digital workspace with Zero Trust solutions
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) Desktop virtualisation leader Citrix has added Zero Trust solutions to its 'Ready Workspace Security Programme', enabling customers to drive intelligent, contextual approach to securing apps and devices.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Business/Economy,Technology
Congress, BJP ask CM to quit after ED takes aide into custody
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 28 (IANS) On expected lines, the Congress and the BJP have increased their demands for the resignation of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, after the Kerala High Court on Wednesday refused anticipatory bail to his former close aide and senior IAS official M.Sivasankar in the gold smuggling case.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Haryana to give festival advance to over 2L employees
Chandigarh, Oct 28 (IANS) In view of the festive season, the Haryana government on Wednesday announced to give an advance of Rs 18,000 to Group-C and Rs 12,000 to Group-D regular employees of the state.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Punjab,National,Human Interest/Society
Hotel occupancy in India improves in September on leisure travel
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The hospitality segment which was brought to a grinding halt by the pandemic, is slowly witnessing an improvement in demand as hotel occupancy in the country improved 10-12 per cent in September compared to that in August, according to a report by HVS India and Anarock.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
CWC becomes first central PSU to get ISO 37001 status
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Central Warehousing Corporation (CWC) has become the first Central Public Sector Undertaking in India to be awarded with ISO 37001 certification related to establishment, implementation and maintenance of an anti-bribery management system in the organisation.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Fire breaks at Salt Lake Durga Puja pandal
Kolkata, Oct 28 (IANS) A devastating fire broke out at a Durga Puja pandal (marquee) in Kolkata's Salt Lake locality on Wednesday. The incident took place at the Salt Lake FD Block Durga Puja pandal. No casualty was reported.
2020-10-28
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Financial conditions on the mend, new Crisil index shows
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Financial conditions in India have staged a full-throttle recovery from the harrowing abyss they had been sent flailing into by the Covid-19 pandemic in April, Crisil's new Financial Conditions Index (FCI) showed on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
33.1 % voting in Bihar till 1 pm (Afternoon Lead)
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) After a sluggish start, people are coming out to vote in 16 districts of Bihar for the first phase of Assembly elections.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
International flights to remain suspended till Nov 30
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Centre on Wednesday extended the suspension of scheduled commercial international flight operations to and from India till November 30.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
ED attaches 21 properties of Andhra businessman
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday said it has attached 21 immovable properties and bank balance of a businessman from Andhra Pradesh in a bank fraud case.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Extremely disappointing: WACA responds to cricket fixture snub
Melbourne, Oct 28 (IANS) The Western Australia Cricket Association (WACA) has stated that it has been an "extremely disappointing result" as they have been snubbed from the international cricket season.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Scientists estimate risk of airborne Covid-19 with mask usage
New York, Oct 28 (IANS) The continued increase in Covid-19 infections around the world has led scientists to study the dynamics of airborne transmission.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine
Raj civic polls: CM Gehlot, LS Speaker Birla's image at stake
Jaipur, Oct 28 (IANS) The image of many senior leaders including Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekahwat and Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla is at stake in the Rajasthan municipal polls scheduled to be held in Jaipur, Jodhpur and Kota on October 29 and November 1 for six corporations, two in each district.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
LG launches 2 smartphones 'Wing' and 'Valvet' in India
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) LG on Wednesday announced its two flagship smartphone 'LG Velvet Dual Screen' and 'LG Wing' with swivel displays in India.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Delhi Police conducts raids to nab killer seen in CCTV footage
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Delhi Police was carrying out multiple raids on Wednesday to arrest the prime accused in the murder of a man, Vikas Mehta, after the CCTV footage of the crime went viral.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
How can Devangana tamper with proof? asks SC; junks police plea
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea by Delhi Police to challenge a Delhi High Court order to grant bail to activist Devangana Kalita in a Delhi riots case, saying it was not inclined to interfere with the High Court order.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Gokulam Kerala FC's home ground is special to me: Ajin Tom
Kozhikode, Oct 28 (IANS) Ajin Tom has a particular liking towards EMS Corporation Stadium, the home ground of Gokulam Kerala FC. The stadium is where his football career took wings and the 20-year-old right-back considers it a lucky place to be.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Kerala,Sports,Football
NASA, ESA ink pact to collaborate on Artemis Gateway
Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) have finalised an agreement to collaborate on the Artemis Gateway which will be an outpost orbiting the Moon that provides vital support for long-term human return to the lunar surface, as well as a staging point for deep space exploration.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Science/Tech
Japan: Oppn grills Suga over science panel furore, Covid response
Tokyo, Oct 28 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Wednesday faced questions by opposition parties over issues ranging from his rejection of scholars to an advisory body to the governments coronavirus response.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Japan,National,Politics
Mizoram records 1st Covid death
Aizawl, Oct 28 (IANS) A 62-year-old man died of Covid-19 on Wednesday in Mizoram, the only state where until now there was no fatal cases even though India's tally touched 80,00,000 cases and 1,20,010 people succumbed to the virus since January 30, when the first case was reported in the country.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Mizoram,National,Health/Medicine
Some forces want to destabilise Pakistan, says Qureshi
Islamabad, Oct 28 (IANS) Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Wednesday said that some "forces" wanted to destabilise the country.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Pakistan,Politics
Fresh unrest rock Philadelphia after police shooting
Philadelphia, Oct 28 (IANS) Scores of protesters in Philadelphia have marched through the city for a second night, demanding racial justice after police fatally shot a black man.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Politics,Defence/Security
2 Chhattisgarh districts make a mark in water conservation
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Chhattisgarh has added another feather in its cap vis-a-vis water conservation and rejuvenation of water resources, as two of its districts have been selected for awards by the Jal Shakti Ministry for undertaking projects to revive and replenish rivers and other water bodies.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife,Health/Medicine,Politics
At Muzaffarpur rally, PM Modi warns voters about 'Prince of Jungle Raj'
Muzaffarpur, Oct 28 (IANS) Upping the ante on the main opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) without directly naming it, Prime Minister Narendra Modi continued his attack at Muzaffarpur, as he addressed his second rally of the day.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Inspired by Gopichand, Manasi wants to make a difference for para-athletes
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Reigning world para-champion Manasi Joshi, taking inspiration from national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand, aims to create a conducive environment for para-athletes in the country after her retirement.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Badminton
Yash Birla barred from securities market for 2nd time in a month
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Yashovardhan Birla, Chairman of Yash Birla Group has been barred from the securities market by SEBI twice in just a month's time.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Gujarat Police nabs man who hurled 'chappal' at Deputy CM
Gandhinagar, Oct 28 (IANS) The Vadodara police has nabbed the miscreant who hurled a chappal (slipper) at Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel. He was identified as Rashmin Patel and the police believe he is associated with the Congress.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
TikTok teams up with Shopify to boost e-commerce
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) Ahead of the online holiday shopping season, Shopify has entered into a global partnership with short video-sharing platform TikTok to make it easier for the e-commerce company's more than one million merchants to boost social commerce presence.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Business/Economy,Technology
Bihar elections: Minister clarifies why he wore lotus-print mask
Gaya, Oct 28 (IANS) Senior BJP leader and Bihar Agriculture Minister Prem Kumar has given a clarification after a controversy erupted over his arrival at a polling booth wearing a lotus flower print mask. The Election Commission has also indicated it will act on this.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
'4 in 5 friends rely on digital communication to stay connected in India'
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Covid-29 has further accelerated the importance of digital connections in India, as a new survey on Wednesday revealed that nearly four out of five friends relied on digital communication to stay connected during the nationwide lockdown.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Rohit Sharma named brand ambassador of Dr Trust
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Star Indian batsman Rohit Sharma has been appointed as the brand ambassador of healthcare brand Dr Trust.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Health/Medicine,Cricket
Cognizant names Rajesh Nambiar as India MD & Chairman
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Cognizant on Wednesday announced that Rajesh Nambiar has been appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director of India and a member of Cognizant's Executive Committee effective November 9, 2020.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
NIA carries out searches at 11 locations in J&K, Bengaluru
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday carried out searches at 11 locations in Jammu & Kashmir and Karnataka, including the residence of activist Khurram Parvez, in connection with its probe into a case pertaining to so-called NGOs and trusts raising funds in India and abroad in the name of charitable activities and then using those funds for carrying out secessionist and separatist activities in J&K.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Croatia announces new measures amid rise in Covid cases
Zagreb, Oct 28 (IANS) Amid surge in Covid-19 cases, Croatia's National Civil Protection Headquarters has announced new measures.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Croatia,Health/Medicine
Kanimozhi 'shocked' at selection of Shanmugam as AIIMS board member
Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) DMK Lok Sabha MP Kanimozhi on Wednesday expressed shock at the appointment of Subbiah Shanmugam as a board member of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Madurai.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Doc's charred body found in car in Gurugram, kin cry foul
Gurugram, Oct 28 (IANS) A doctor's charred body was found in his car on Wednesday morning near Ghamroj village on the Sohna Road, around 10 km from Gurugram city.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Haryana,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Apple TV+ partners Emmy award-winner Jon Stewart
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) Apple TV+ on Wednesday announced it has teamed up with host, writer, producer and director Jon Stewart on a first-look deal and new, original current affairs series that will mark his return to television, since his Emmy Award-winning run with "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart".
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Evil Eye writer Madhuri Shekar: Discrimination doesn't have to be overt
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Indian-American writer Madhuri Shekar says discrimination does not have to be overt, but is happy to see the tide changing in American showbiz.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Have been focussing on improving footwork & PC defence, says Krishan Pathak
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Indian men's hockey team goalkeeper Krishan Bahadur Pathak has stated that he has been using this time off competition to improve his individual game, particularly his footwork and penalty corner defence.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Hockey
US Prez polls: Republicans need electoral votes from toss-up states & lean Dem states
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Democrats in the US are sitting pretty with 290 electoral votes while Republicans have 163 electoral votes and would need votes from the toss up states and the Democrat column in the Presidential elections.
2020-10-28
Category: International, India,Politics
Goa casinos to open from November 1: CM
Panaji, Oct 28 (IANS) The casino operations in Goa, which had been suspended on account of the Covid-19 pandemic since March this year, will restart on November 1 with 50 per cent capacity, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Goa,National
Man tipsy, falls asleep on bike in Hyderabad
Hyderabad, Oct 28 (IANS) Traffic police in Hyderabad found an inebriated man asleep on his bike on the road in the busy IT corridor of Madhapur.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Bihar polls: PM Modi invokes Ram Mandir in the land of Sita
Darbhanga, Oct 28 (IANS) As the first phase of voting was underway in Bihar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday raised the Ram Mandir issue in his rally in Darbhanga. He also reminded the people of the 'Jungle Raj' during the erstwhile Rashtriya Janata Dal's 15-year-rule.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Beca to give India access to US geo-spatial data
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) India and the US finally signed the Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement (Beca) for Geo-Spatial Cooperation today, taking their relations a notch higher in defence and military relations. The two countries had been holding discussions over the pact for around a decade with India fearing that Beca would allow the US to access classified Indian information.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Politics
Khalilzad calls for urgent reduction of Afghanistan violence
Kabul, Oct 28 (IANS) US Special Representative for Afghan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad has said he returned to Afghanistan 'disappointed' that despite commitments to lower violence, it has not happened, referring to a recent surge in Taliban attacks as well as civilian and Afghan forces casualties in the country.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Revolt in Behenji's camp, 5 BSP MLAs join SP
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) In an unprecedented development, five legislators of Bahujan Samaj Party have withdrawn their support to the BSP's official candidate, Ramji Gautam, for the Rajya Sabha biennial elections.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
IPL: Where present/former national captains play as ordinary players
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Former champions SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH), who thrashed Delhi Capitals (DC) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match on Tuesday to stay afloat, have an interesting set-up: four past/present national captains of different teams are playing under former Aussie skipper David Warner.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Polling agent dies of heart attack in Bihar's Nawada
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) A polling agent died due to heart attack in Nawada district on Wednesday during the first phase of Bihar Assembly elections, officials said.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
S.Korea to reach net zero emissions by 2050
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) South Korean President Moon Jae-in announced on Wednesday that the government will reach net zero emissions by 2050, following a similar announcement from Japan and China.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Polling begins for four Legislative Council seats in K'taka
Bengaluru, Oct 28 (IANS) Polling for the four Legislative Council seats began in Karnataka on Wednesday morning amid Covid-19 pandemic situation.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
1 lakh VVPATS, ballot and control units set up for Phase-I polls
New Delhi/Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) As polling in the first phase of the Bihar Assembly elections began on Wednesday morning, the Election Commission of India (ECI) said that over 1 lakh VVPATs, ballot and control units were installed to enable voters exercise their franchise.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Telangana corona cases surge to 1,481
Hyderabad, Oct 28 (IANS) Telangana on Wednesday reported 1,481 new COVID cases, taking the state's tally to 2,34,152.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Micromax partners with MediaTek for upcoming 'in' smartphones
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Domestic electronics company Micromax on Wednesday said it has partnered with Taiwan-based fabless semiconductor company MediaTek to start design and development of smartphones in India under the "in mobiles" brand.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Facebook purges more accounts related to QAnon
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) Facebook has removed about 1,700 Pages, 5,600 Groups and about 18,700 Instagram accounts representing far-right conspiracy theory group QAnon.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
'The Learning Factory' doesn't do justice to Tata legacy (Book Review)
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Who played a greater role in building up the Tata Group as it stands today? J.R.D. Tata, or Sumant Moolgaokar, or Russi Modi or Ratan Tata? When did Malaysia gain its independence from the British?
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National
J&K new land laws: Kashmiris fear dilution of identity, culture
Srinagar, Oct 28 (IANS) The new land laws notified by the Centre for Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh have stirred a public debate in Kashmir. Notwithstanding the various interpretations given to these laws by local politicians, the common Kashmiri believes that his identity and culture would get diluted once these laws are implemented.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
1st Int'l symposium on crime studies for new criminal justice protocols
Sonepat (Haryana), Oct 28 (IANS) The Covid-19 pandemic has impacted crime phenomenon disproportionately; while property crimes are low, human and wildlife trafficking, illegal markets, online frauds, economic crimes are on a rise.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Haryana,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Education
Girl ends life in UP after being blackmailed
Etah (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 28 (IANS) A 16-year-old girl in Etah district of Uttar Pradesh allegedly ended her life by jumping from an under-construction building. She did not leave behind any suicide note.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Kangana does not know ground reality: Goa line producer
Panaji, Oct 28 (IANS) The controversy surrounding the alleged indiscriminate dumping of PPEs and other unsegregated garbage, by a production crew hired by Karan Johar's Dharma production, for a shoot in a Goa beach village last week, continued to brew on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Goa,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Products made in UP pose big challenges for China
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) Demand for local products of Uttar Pradesh has started increasing in the market. The Yogi Adityanath government's move on the path of 'Local for Vocal' and 'Self-reliant India' has proved to be a challenge for Chinese products ahaed of Diwali.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Harley-Davidson unveils its 1st electric bicycle 'Serial 1'
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) Harley-Davidson has unveiled its first-ever electric bicycle inspired by the brands very first motorcycle from 1903.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Business/Economy,Technology
Over 18% voting as glitches in 75 EVMs hassle Bihar voters (2nd Ld)
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) Even as the Election Commission said that 18.48 per cent polling was recorded till 11 am during the first phase of Bihar Assembly elections in 71 constituencies on Wednesday, voters in some districts faced inconvenience due to technical glitches in EVMs.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Covid-19 pose additional challenges for patients with Gaucher
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Covid-19 pandemic has ushered in a new normal the world over and has thrown up challenges of varying magnitude. In the healthcare domain, India is grappling with various challenges especially when it comes to the field of rare diseases.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Aus vs Ind: MCG to allow maximum 25K spectators for Boxing Day Test
Melbourne, Oct 28 (IANS) A cap of 25,000 -- which is one-fourth of the total capacity of the Melbourne Cricket Ground -- has been kept for the Boxing Day Test to be played between Australia and India this year amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
NASA scientists spot 'unexpected' molecule in Titan's atmosphere
Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) NASA scientists have discovered a molecule in Saturn moon Titans atmosphere that has never been detected in any other atmosphere.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Science/Tech
Indian expats can now give UAE local address in passports
Dubai, Oct 28 (IANS) Indian expats living in the UAE can now provide their local address abroad to be added in their passports.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Diaspora
Microsoft, NSDC to empower over 1L women with digital skills
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Microsoft on Wednesday announced a collaboration with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to skill more than one lakh underserved women in India over the next 10 months.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Education
Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020 raises over Rs 45Cr for philanthropic causes
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020 has surpassed all previous records by raising Rs 45.90 crores for charity, this has been announced by United Way Mumbai, the event's philanthropy partner.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Athletics
Brazil's Covid-19 death toll nears 158,000
Sao Paulo, Oct 28 (IANS) Brazil's Covid-19 death toll has reached 157,946 after 549 more fatalities were reported, the Ministry of Health said.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Brazil,Health/Medicine,Politics
Grand Alliance seeks Nitish's dismissal over Munger incident
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) Even as the voting for the first phase of the Bihar Assembly was underway on Wednesday, the Mahagathbandhan (Grand Alliance) sought the dismissal of the Nitish Kumar government over the death of a youth during a violent clash in Munger while immersion of Durga idol was going on.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Divya Dutta wanted to be like Mr Bachchan as a child
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actress Divya Dutta wanted to be like Amitabh bachchan as a child.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
ED takes Kerala CM's ex-secretary in custody as HC refuses bail
Kochi, Oct 28 (IANS) Minutes after the Kerala High Court on Wednesday refused anticipatory bail to the former secretary of Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, M.Sivasankar was taken into custody by the ED from an ayurveda centre in the state capital.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Toonz & Russian Studio tie up for new animation series
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 28 (IANS) SMF (Soyuzmultfilm) Studio, Russia's oldest and most prestigious production company on Wednesday signed up with global animation leaders Toonz Media Group for a strategic partnership to co-produce a brand new animation series.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Kerala,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
YouTube in India hits 325 million monthly unique viewers
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Google-owned YouTube on Wednesday said the platform is now being watched by over 325 million unique viewers (over 18 and above) month on month in India and it is the top platform for accessing videos in regional languages in the country.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Technology
High intake of vitamins A, E & D linked to fewer respiratory issues
London, Oct 28 (IANS) Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have found that high intake of vitamins A, E, and D may be linked to fewer respiratory complaints in adults.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine
Time for full-scale push to revitalize economy : Moon
Seoul, Oct 28 (IANS) South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday declared a full-fledged policy drive for the clear recovery of the country's economy, coupled with the firm stabilization of the Covid-19 situation here.
2020-10-28
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Ransomware attack hits Indian IT managers' confidence too: Survey
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Struggling to recruit and retain skilled cyber security professionals as ransomware attacks multiply, 35 per cent Indian IT managers feel they are significantly behind when it comes to understanding cyber threats, a new survey said on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Technology,Defence/Security
Bihar Minister Prem Kumar in trouble for wearing lotus mask
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) Senior BJP leader and Bihar Agriculture Minister Prem Kumar landed in a controversy after he visited a polling booth wearing lotus flower printed face mask while casting his vote.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Indian charity organisation offers free school meals in England
London, Oct 28 (IANS) An Indian child poverty charity that feeds millions of poor children in India, has joined the drive to end holiday hunger in England and distributed its first meals from a new kitchen in Watford, northwest of London.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,National
Microsoft sees strong demand for upcoming Xbox Series consoles
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) Microsoft CEO is delighted by early reviews and excitement for the Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X, which will be the most affordable and the most powerful consoles available next month.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
IPL world's best tournament: Ganguly over the moon with ratings
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) BCCI President Sourav Ganguly has been overwhelmed with the response which the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is getting in terms of viewership and ratings.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Andhra police rescues Hyderabad doctor from kidnappers
Hyderabad, Oct 28 (IANS) Police in Andhra Pradesh rescued a doctor on Wednesday, who had been kidnapped by five burka-clad persons from his hospital in Hyderabad.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National
To allow Indian men train, 4 ties of WBBL relocated
Melbourne, Oct 28 (IANS) In order to let the Indian men's team utilise a bio-secure training environment, four matches of the ongoing sixth edition of the Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) will be relocated.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Global Covid-19 cases top 43.9mn: Johns Hopkins
Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) The overall number of global coronavirus cases has increased to over 43.9 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 1,166,190, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Eroding Section 230 can collapse Internet communication: Twitter CEO (Ld)
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) Ahead of the US House panel hearing on Wednesday, Twitter and Facebook CEOs issued prepared remarks where Jack Doresy took a hard stand against repeating the Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act while Mark Zuckerberg took a more conciliatory tone.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology,Immigration/Law/Rights
Around 7% polling recorded in Bihar in 2 hours (Ld)
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) Polling has been slow in most parts of 16 districts of Bihar where the first phase of Assembly elections are underway for 71 seats on Wednesday. The state election commission said around 7 per cent polling was recorded in the first two hours, which have largely been peaceful except for a stray incident of IED planting.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
I'm happy at police complaint, expect trial to begin soon: Retd Justice Karnan
Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) Retired High Court Justice C.S. Karnan is happy at the Cyber Crime Wing of Chennai Police booking a case against him as he was fighting for the same for the past several years.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Cyberpunk 2077 game launch delayed again to Dec 10
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) Polish video game developer CD Projekt Red has announced that the Cyberpunk 2077 game release date has been pushed back by 21 days, and it will now release on December 10.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
3 people are hired on LinkedIn every minute: Satya Nadella
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The global professional networking platform LinkedIn, which has more than 722 million users, ensures that three people are hired every minute and new features make it easier for nearly 40 million job seekers to indicate theyre looking for their next opportunity, according to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Equity indices turn red amid volatility, Bharti Airtel up 8% (Ld)
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) The key Indian equity indices declined after hovering in the green during the initial trade amid a largely volatile session so far.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
BBL: Melbourne Stars sign Victorian batsman Will Pucovski
Melbourne, Oct 28 (IANS) Melbourne Stars on Wednesday confirmed the signing of Victorian batsman Will Pucovski ahead of the upcoming Big Bash League season. It is the first BBL contract for the 22-year-old.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
India's corona numbers touching 80L although daily spike dips
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) With a fresh spike of 43,893 coronavirus infections and 508 deaths in 24 hours, India's tally stood at 79,90,322. The daily spike in cases as well as deaths have been on the decline, the Union Ministry of Health stated on Wednesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Cool offers help Apple retailers pre-book record iPhone 12 in India
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The newly-launched iPhone 12 and 12 Pro for which pre-orders were thrown open in India on October 23 have done tremendously well at Apple Authorised resellers who have received record pre-orders riding on cool, exciting offers.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
NIA raids Greater Kashmir's office among multiple places in Srinagar
Srinagar, Oct 28 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday raided multiple places in Srinagar city of Jammu and Kashmir, including the office of a prominent English daily newspaper as part of its ongoing investigation into the terror funding case.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Terrorism
Ashwin could have been a handful in limited-overs games in Australia
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Against SunRisers Hyderabad, ace spinner Ravichandran Ashwin showed why he could have been a handful in the limited-overs series in Australia as he got rid of skipper David Warner with a delivery that he gave air and loop and enticed him into playing a shot in the air on Tuesday evening in Dubai.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Eroding Section 230 can collapse Internet communication: Twitter CEO
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) Ahead of the US House panel hearing on Tuesday, Twitter and Facebook CEOs issued prepared remarks where Jack Doresy took a hard stand against repeating the Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act while Mark Zuckerberg took a more conciliatory tone.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology,Immigration/Law/Rights
Yo Yo Honey Singh: I don't consider myself number one
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Popular rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh does not consider himself as number one in anything as he says the position is only for his fans.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
BJP MLA seeks Priyanka's help in punishing Mukhtar Ansari
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) BJP MLA Alka Rai, widow of slain MLA Krishnanand Rai, has written an emotional letter to Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, urging her not to help BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Sri Lanka, Australia & Pakistan to tour South Africa in 'bumper' home season
Johannesburg, Oct 28 (IANS) Cricket South Africa (CSA) has announced a busy international program of home international fixtures for the 2020/2021 season against England, Sri Lanka, Australia and Pakistan.
2020-10-28
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Cricket
Youngsters clueless about Congress' contribution in nation building: Quiz shows
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) It took a quiz competition for the Uttar Pradesh Congress to realize the extent to which the younger generations were harbouring misconceptions about the Congress and its role in nation building.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Josep Bartomeu steps down as Barcelona FC president
Barcelona, Oct 28 (IANS) Barcelona FC have confirmed that president Josep Maria Bartomeu has stepped down from his post.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Football
Microsoft Teams platform reaches 115mn daily active users: Nadella
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Microsoft Teams platform has reached 115 million daily active users and the company is seeing increased usage intensity as people communicate, collaborate and co-author contents across work, life, and learning, CEO Satya Nadella has said.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Markets open on positive note
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a positive note.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
NEET topper felicitated by CM Yogi
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday felicitated 17-year-old Akanksha Singh, who has created history by scoring 720 marks in the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test-Undergraduate (NEET-UG) examination 2020.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Education,Human Interest/Society
US panel set to grill Facebook, Google, Twitter CEOs
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Alphabet and Google CEO Sundar Pichai and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey were set to be grilled by a US panel on Tuesday over the Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology,Immigration/Law/Rights
Ro-Pax boats on Ganga in Varanasi soon
Varanasi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Ro-Pax vessels (boats) will soon be floating on the Ganga river, giving a new dimension to water traffic in the holy city.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
IPL 2020: Rabada, KL hold onto their Caps; SRH move to No. 6
Dubai, Oct 28 (IANS) Despite ending with poor figures of 0/54 against SunRisers Hyderabad, Delhi Capitals pacer Kagiso Rabada continues to lead the bowling charts following the completion of 47 matches in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) edition.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
A 'NREGA' for artists is need of the hour (Comment)
Covid-19 has disrupted human life across the planet like few other modern-era disasters. In India, where the virus ate into nearly a fourth of the country's economy in the first quarter, artists and performers are among the groups and communities that have been the hardest hit.
2020-10-28
Category: India, New Delhi,National,Human Interest/Society,Opinion/Commentary
Facebook purges more fake networks targeting US, Myanmar
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) As the US and Myanmar prepare for November elections, Facebook has removed two malicious networks that targeted the US and one network originated in and targeted domestic audiences in Myanmar for violating its policies.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology,Immigration/Law/Rights
UP liquor shops to open for 12 hours from 10 a.m.
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) There is good news for tipplers. After about seven months, liquor shops in Uttar Pradesh will evert to the pre-Covid timing of 10 a.m to 10 p.m.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Major crisis averted in Aurangabad as 2 IEDs defused
Aurangabad, Oct 28 (IANS) As the first phase of polling got underway on Wednesday in Bihar, two IEDs (cane bombs) were recovered from the Maoist-infested Aurangabad district's Dhibra area, police said. Both were defused and a calamity averted.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics,Terrorism
Suspended engineer arrested in multi-crore scam in UP
Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 28 (IANS) Suspended chief engineer of the Uttar Pradesh State Industrial Development Authority (UPSIDA), Arun Mishra was arrested by Kanpur police in an eight-year-old corruption case worth Rs 2.11 crore.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Bihar Phase I: Voting underway for 71 seats
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) Polling was underway on Wednesday for the first phase of Assembly polls in Bihar amid tight security while following Covid-19 norms put in place.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Rising Cloud biz helps Microsoft log $37.2bn in sales
San Francisco, Oct 28 (IANS) Riding once again on its growing Cloud business in the pandemic times, Microsoft reported its fiscal Q1 results, generating $37.2 billion in revenue (up 12 per cent as compared to same period last year) and $13.9 billion in net income (that increased 30 per cent).
2020-10-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Business/Economy,Technology
India to begin defence of Border-Gavaskar Trophy with D/N Test in Adelaide
Melbourne, Oct 28 (IANS) Virat Kohli-led Team India will begin the title defence of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy against Australia with the pink-ball Test in Adelaide from December 17, it was confirmed on Wednesday. It will be followed by Tests at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (December 26), the Sydney Cricket Ground (January 7) and the Gabba (January 15).
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Anne Hathaway: My kids love to wrestle
Los Angeles, Oct 28 (IANS) Hollywood star Anne Hathaway says her two sons Jonathan and Jack have a cute relationship. She added that the siblings love to wrestle with each other.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
Mexico's president to declare 3 days of national mourning for COVID-19 victims
Mexico City, Oct 28 (IANS) Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he plans to declare three days of national mourning in tribute to those who have died from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
2020-10-28
Category: International, Mexico,Politics
Circus on the verge of extinction due to coronavirus spread
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The lockdown due to coronavirus affected everyone's livelihood significantly. The lockdown has adversely affected the future of circuses as there is no audience for the shows. Many circus operators don't even have money to recharge their phones.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Official warns on kids' social media use after Indian-origin man's arrest
New York, Oct 28 (IANS) A prosecutor has asked parents to monitor children's use of social media and gaming sites after the Indian-origin vice president of a financial firm and others were arrested in a sting operation against child sex in New Jersey.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
Mahesh Thakur to play PM Narendra Modi in web series
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Actor Mahesh Thakur will play the role of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the second season of the web series, Modi: CM to PM.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Watching films on TV and scrolling on phone the perfect lockdown combo: 77% Indians
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) With the country under lockdown and cinema halls shut down, it was the small screen that brought people closer to the experience of watching a Hollywood film, according to a new report.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
California added to New York state's COVID-19 travel advisory list
New York, Oct 28 (IANS) California was added to New York state's COVID-19 travel advisory list, the total number of which now reached 41 states and territories, the state government said.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
From super spreader to Superman: 5 wild moments from Trump's 2020 (Analysis)
New York, Oct 28 (IANS) October 28, 2020 marks exactly nine months to the day since Trump was told during a top secret briefing that the virus is exploding beyond China. When all this is over, just one question will remain: Why did Trump let it rip the way he did? Three explanations dominate the conversation in America's neighbourhoods. They range from the almost philosophical (Trump is taking the high ground, we're all going to die anyway), the evangelical vote (Trump is wooing the 'When God can heal, why do we need masks' vote bank ) to the culture wars (You keep your masks, we'll keep our guns).
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
How Pedro Pascal prepared for 'The Mandalorian'
Los Angeles, Oct 28 (IANS) Actor Pedro Pascal says he revisited the Star Wars saga to prepare for his character in The Mandalorian, and stumbled upon its relevance to reality.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
Coyote Ugly might get a reboot
Los Angeles, Oct 28 (IANS) Model-host-actress Tyra Banks says the cast of the 2000 romantic musical drama Coyote Ugly is trying to work on a reboot.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
Bihar phase 2 polls: 502 candidates face criminal charges
Patna, Oct 28 (IANS) As political parties gear up for the second phase of the Bihar elections, a report by Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR) revealed that the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) has fielded the maximum number of tainted candidates in the second phase of elections.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Disappointed with collapse of Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire: Trump
Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) US President Donald Trump said that it was disappointing to see a US-brokered ceasefire reached between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the Nagorno-Karabakh region collapsed.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
Russian FM self-isolating after coronavirus patient contact
Moscow, Oct 28 (IANS) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is self-isolating after coming into contact with someone who has the coronavirus, the Sputnik news agency reported, citing the Russian Foreign Ministry.
2020-10-28
Category: International, Russian Federation,Politics
Chennai Police Cyber Crime registers case against retd Justice Karnan
Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) The Cyber Crime Wing of Chennai police has registered a case against the retired High Court Justice C.S. Karnan, said his lawyer.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Andhra records 2,901 more Covid cases, tally reaches 8.1 lakh
Amaravati, Oct 28 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh has registered 2,901 new Covid positive cases, increasing the state's tally to 8.1 lakh, even as 4,352 more patients recovered from the virus to outnumber infections on Tuesday.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Mayor asks New Yorkers to stay home for holidays to protect against COVID-19
New York, Oct 28 (IANS) New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio called on people to stay home for holidays in order to eschew group activities as a precaution against highly infectious COVID-19.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
Indian-origin New York cop called hero for disarming alleged killer while off-duty
New York, Oct 28 (IANS) An Indian-origin New York police officer who tackled and disarmed an alleged gun-wielding killer who had just shot his victim inside a shop is being hailed as a hero.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,National
Why Rashid is one of the toughest bowlers to hit in T20
Dubai, Oct 28 (IANS) Rashid Khan returned his best ever figures -- while bowling a whopping 17 dot balls in his four overs -- against Delhi Capitals (DC) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match on Tuesday to not only spin SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) to a crucial win, but to also underline his importance as one of the best spinners in T20 cricket.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
2 terrorists killed in Budgam encounter
Srinagar, Oct 28 (IANS) Two terrorists have been killed in an ongoing encounter that started between terrorists and security forces on Tuesday evening at Mochua area in Central Kashmir's Budgam district, officials said.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
We lost the match in the powerplay itself: Iyer
Dubai, Oct 28 (IANS) Delhi Capitals (DC) skipper Shreyas Iyer admitted that the team were hurt early by the number of runs Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) openers David Warner and Wriddhiman Saha managed to knock off in the powerplay after their 88-run defeat on Tuesday.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Hyderabad stay afloat after Rashid, Saha star in win
Dubai, Oct 28 (IANS/GloFans) Leg-spinner Rashid Khan returned his best ever Indian Premier League (IPL) figures of three wickets for seven runs and Wriddhiman Saha smashed 87 off just 45 balls to guide SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) to an emphatic 88-run win over Delhi Capitals (DC) on Tuesday, and stay in race for the playoffs.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
K'taka BJP supporters raise pro-Modi slogans at Cong rally
Bengaluru, Oct 28 (IANS) A group of youths continuously targeted Karnataka Leader of the opposition, Siddaramaiah's poll rally in Rajarajeshwari Nagar constituency by raising pro-Modi slogan to distract him.
2020-10-28
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Trump playing defence in must-win states as virus roars back
New York, Oct 27 (IANS) US President Donald Trump is done with the coronavirus but the pandemic isn't done with America - especially in states that are a must-win for a Trump second term.
2020-10-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
Karnataka's new Covid cases down; recoveries up
Bengaluru, Oct 27 (IANS) New Covid cases declined to 3,691 and recoveries increased to 7,740 in a day across Karnataka.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
YSRCP boycotts SEC's one-on-one meeting to discuss elections
Amaravati, Oct 27 (IANS) Incumbent YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) in Andhra Pradesh has boycotted the meeting with the State Election Commissioner (SEC) Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar on Wednesday, said senior party leader and Sattenapalli MLA Ambati Rambabu on Tuesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
As 625 doctors die of Covid, IMA constitutes fund to help next of kin
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Tuesday announced the establishment of a fund dedicated to its member doctors who have died in the line of duty while battling the Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Aizawl sees surge in Covid-19 cases, total lockdown imposed
Aizawl, Oct 27 (IANS) With a surge in Covid-19 cases, a weeklong total lockdown was enforced in the Aizawl Municipal Council area from Tuesday to check the spread of the disease in the state capital, officials said.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Mizoram,National,Health/Medicine
Study shows evidence of waning immunity to Covid-19
London, Oct 27 (IANS) Researchers in the UK have found that antibodies against Covid-19 declined rapidly in the hundreds of thousands of people across England.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United Kingdom,National,Health/Medicine
Army celebrates Infantry Day in Bengaluru
Bengaluru, Oct 27 (IANS) The Indian Army on Tuesday celebrated the 74th Infantry Day in this tech hub with solemnity and gaiety.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Defence/Security
Now SpiceJet to facilitate RT-PCR test for passengers
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Budget airline SpiceJet will now facilitate online booking of Covid-19 RT-PCR test for its passengers which can be conducted within their homes in India and the UAE with the help of VFS Global.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
SRH hammer DC by 88 runs, stay alive in race for playoffs
Dubai, Oct 27 (IANS) SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) recorded a mammoth 88-run win over Delhi Capitals (DC) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) on Tuesday, and remained in contention for a place in the payoffs.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
SCR zone adds another daily festival special train
Secunderabad, Oct 27 (IANS) The South Central Railway (SCR) zone on Tuesday added another daily festival special train from Tirupati to Kolhapur.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
K'taka BJP needs full majority to pass crucial bills: Union ministers
Bengaluru, Oct 27 (IANS) Karnataka BJP leaders and Union ministers, Prahalad Joshi and D.V. Sadanada Gowda, appealed to the voters of Teachers and Graduates' constituency to vote in favour of their party candidates in order to increase their strength to help the party pass bills on its own.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Encounter breaks out in Budgam in Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 27 (IANS) An encounter has started between terrorists and security forces at the Mochua area in central Kashmir's Budgam district on Tueaday evening, officials said.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Gujarat sees 992 more coronavirus cases, five deaths
Gandhinagar, Oct 27 (IANS) Gujarat on Tuesday saw 992 more coronavirus cases, taking its tally to 1,69,073, while the death toll rose to 3,698 with five more succumbing.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
K'taka Cong demands ED probe into rise in assets of BJP candidate
Bengaluru, Oct 27 (IANS) The Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee on Tuesday formally lodged a complaint demanding the Election Commission to refer BJP candidate for the Assembly bypolls Muniratna's asset declaration to central agencies like the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), the Income Tax Department and the Enforcement Directorate (ED), to probe the steep rise in his assets.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Jagan broke Rs 4k crore disaster fund promise: Naidu
Amaravati, Oct 27 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party (TDP) supremo and the principal opposition leader in Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu, on Tuesday alleged that Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy broke the promise of setting up a Rs 4,000 crore disaster relief fund after coming to power.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Economic growth in FY21 may be negative: Sitharaman
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said that India's economic growth in the current financial year may be in the negative zone or near zero amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Court summons CBI joint director in Moin Qureshi graft case
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Taking a strong view of the fact that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is still seeking time to submit the status report in a case pertaining to the agency probe against two of its former directors, a special court on Tuesday summoned the joint director along with the investigating officer on November 17.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
GoAir probe finds senior executive guilty of sexual harassment
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) An internal inquiry committee of GoAir has found a senior executive guilty of sexual harassment, sources said.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Campaign for Dubbak bypoll in Telangana gathers momentum
Hyderabad, Oct 27 (IANS) With barely a week to go, the campaign for November 3 by-election to the Dubbak Assembly constituency in Telangana has gathered momentum.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
BRICS needs to intensify collective fight against terrorism: Om Birla
New Delhi/Kota, Oct 27 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Tuesday virtually addressed a meeting of the sixth BRICS Parliamentary Forum, which was held on the theme " BRICS partnership in the interest of global stability, general safety and innovative growth: Parliamentary dimension".
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Racket selling fake Covid certificate for Rs 2.5K busted in B'luru (Ld)
Bengaluru, Oct 27 (IANS) Fake Covid negative certificate was available for sale for Rs 2,500 in Bengaluru and this racket was allegedly run by three women, including a doctor working at a Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike run fever clinic.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Payment date for 'Vivad se Vishwas' scheme extended
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) In order to provide further relief to the taxpayers desirous of settling disputes under Vivad se Vishwas Scheme, the government on Tuesday further extended the date for making payment without additional amount from December 31, 2020 to March 31, 2021.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Maha Covid situation improves, but fresh spurt in fatalities (Roundup)
Mumbai, Oct. Oct 27 (IANS) Maharashtra's Covid-19 situation continued to improve but the state witnessed a fresh spurt in deaths, a day after dropping to the May levels, though fatalities in Mumbai decreased significantly, health officials said here on Tuesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Bids called for Mumbai-Hyd high-speed rail corridor DPR
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The National High Speed Rail Corporation Ltd (NHSRCL) has invited bids for the preparation of the detailed project report (DPR) for the 711-km-long Mumbai-Hyderabad high-speed rail corridor.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
JUH is fighting for citizens of Assam: Arshad Madani
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind (JUH) President Arshad Madani said on Tuesday that his organisation is fighting for every citizen of Assam after his petition against Assam state coordinator's notification was accepted by the apex court.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Hyundai Motor India to launch 'all-new i20' on Nov 5
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Automobile major Hyundai Motor India will launch its premium hatchback "all-new" i20 on November 5.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
'Not our area of expertise': SC to plea to define religion
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to entertain a plea by an octogenarian, who sought the court to define "religion", as it would eventually bring peace in the country.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Religion
Find some solution to bring back Indians stranded in Kuwait: SC
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to explore some solution to bring back over 30,000 Indians, mostly blue-collar workers from Tamil Nadu, stranded in Kuwait amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diaspora,Health/Medicine,Immigration/Law/Rights
Plea in HC seeks to refrain news channels from broadcasting communal content
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Days after the TV commercial of Tata's jewelry brand Tanshiq courted controversy, a petition has been filed in the Delhi High Court seeking the court's directions to the authorities to regulate news channels with regard to broadcasting and publishing content based on communal disharmony and hate speech.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
States' fiscal deficit to almost double in FY21, suggests RBI report
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The states' finances are going deeper into a crisis situation with a new Reserve Bank of India report now pegging average gross fiscal deficit of all states at 4.6 per cent of GDP in FY21, almost twice the level earlier budgeted for the year.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Bihar Assembly polls: Future of 1,066 candidates at stake in first phase
Patna, Oct 27 (IANS) In Bihar, about 2.14 crore voters from 71 assembly constituencies will decide the political future of 1,066 candidates in the first phase of assembly elections on Wednesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
IFSCA approves bullion exchange regulations
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The International Financial Services Centres Authority (IFSCA) on Tuesday approved the bullion exchange regulations, paving the way for setting up the entire ecosystem for bullion trading.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Need to ensure timely, equitable availability of Covid vaccines: Goyal
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday called upon the global community to ensure timely and equitable availability of vaccines and medicines for Covid-19, in sufficient quantities and affordable prices.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
US will provide any support to India as 'deterrence' against China: Pompeo
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) In a provocative message to Beijing, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday that Washington will provide any support to India as "deterrence" against China.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Warner, Saha fireworks take SRH to 219/2
Dubai, Oct 27 (IANS) SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) openers David Warner and Wriddhiman Saha played a starring role to help their team to a mammoth 219/2 wickets -- their highest of the 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL) -- in 20 overs against Delhi Capitals (DC) at the Dubai International Stadium on Turesday.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Tata Motors' Q2 net loss widens to Rs 307 cr
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Tata Motors' consolidated net loss for the July-September quarter widened to Rs 307.26 crore, from Rs 187.70 crore reported during the corresponding period of the last fiscal.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
SRK: I realised how short I am while shooting with Big B
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) On Tuesday, superstar Shah Rukh Khan conducted an interactive session with fans on Twitter, answering a lot of fan queries with trademark wit.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Bharti Airtel's Q2 net loss narrows on robust revenue growth
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Bharti Airtel's consolidated net loss for the July-September quarter narrowed to Rs 763.2 crore, compared to Rs 23,044.9 crore reported during the corresponding period a year ago.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Cash seizure triggers war of words between BJP, TRS
Hyderabad, Oct 27 (IANS) The cash seizure from a relative of BJP candidate in Dubbak Assembly bypoll in Telangana has sparked a war of words between BJP and ruling TRS while the police on Tuesday released a series of videos to counter the allegations that the money was planted by them.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Warriors XI, Titans XI win in Andhra T20 tournament
Anantapur (Andhra Pradesh), Oct 27 (IANS) Dharani Kumar's 48 off 44 balls helped Warriors XI beat Chargers XI by five wickets in an Andhra T20 tournament match here on Tuesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Sports,Cricket
Many young candidates in the fray in Bihar first phase polls
Patna, Oct 27 (IANS) With the first phase of the Bihar Assembly elections slated to be held on October 28, the political fate of many a young contestant will be decided by the voters.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Postpartum depression may persist 3 years after giving birth
New York, Oct 27 (IANS) Researchers have found that approximately one in four women experienced high levels of depressive symptoms at some point in the three years after giving birth.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
UAE's ADNOC explores more crude storage in Indian strategic oil reserves
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) UAE's largest oil producer, the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) on Tuesday said that it is interested in storing more oil in India's strategic petroleum reserves to boost energy ties with world's third largest oil consumer.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Rahul Gandhi to address two rallies in Bihar on Wednesday
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to address two public meetings in poll bound Bihar on Wednesday. The first rally will be in Valmiki Nagar where a by-poll is being held for the Lok Sabha seat and the second in Darbhanga.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Declaration for UN International Day of Kindness pushed at UNESCO meet
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The young leaders participating in the World Youth Conference on Kindness organised by the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UNESCO) has pushed for a declaration calling upon the governments to declare the UN International Day of Kindness for Humanity.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Aditya Seal: I don't go out of my way to be in the news
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Actor Aditya Seal says when he was going through a lull period in his career in Bollywood, he did not have the pressure of being relevant, but the pressure of getting eyeballs was always there.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
'Sunshine gurl' Malaika Arora says mornings are her thing
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Malaika Arora admits being a morning person, in a new social media post.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Over 6000 polling booths seen as sensitive in first phase of Bihar polls
Patna, Oct 27 (IANS) Around 6,000 polling booths are being perceived as sensitive and highly-sensitive in Bihar where elections are scheduled for the first phase of assembly polls on October 28.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Confidentiality clause latest flashpoint in Amazon-Future Group dispute
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) A confidentiality clause in the agreement between Amazon and Future Group may be the latest flashpoint in the ongoing dispute.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
New technique to extend battery life in smartphones, electric cars
New York, Oct 27 (IANS) Researchers in the US are working on a unique technique to make portable devices and electric vehicles stay charged longer by extending the life of the rechargeable lithium-ion batteries powering them.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United States,Science/Tech,Technology
Warn Sri Lanka against attacks on Indian fishermen: DMK
Chennai, Oct 27 (IANS) DMK Treasurer and Lok Sabha member T.R. Baalu on Tuesday urged the Central government to warn Sri Lanka, through diplomatic channels, against attacks on Indian fishermen by their navy.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
SRH bench Bairstow, his replacement Saha clicks
Dubai, Oct 27 (IANS) After their humiliating loss in the last Indian Premier League (IPL) match against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) decided to bench Jonny Bairstow in a bid to strengthen their middle-order.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Vistara to operate non-stop flights between Delhi and Dhaka
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Airline major Vistara will operate special, non-stop flights between Delhi and Dhaka from November 5, 2020.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Big B rebukes KBC contestant who wanted plastic surgery on wife's face with prize money
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Bollywood icon and Kaun Banega Crorepati host Amitabh Bachchan on Monday admonished a contestant who wanted to get plastic surgery done on his wife with the prize money he has won on the show.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Malvi Malhotra seeks support of Kangana Ranaut and NCW chief
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Actress Malvi Malhotra, who was allegedly stabbed by a man for turning down his marriage proposal, has requested actress Kangana Ranaut and National Commission for Women (NCW) chief Rekha Sharma to support her, saying she did not expect such an incident in the city.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Baroda bypoll: BJP-JJP alliance will win, says Haryana minister
Gurugram, Oct 27 (IANS) Haryana Electricity Minister Chaudhary Ranjit Singh said on Tuesday that the BJP-JJP alliance will win the Baroda bye-election because the people are very cynical and they need an MLA who works for the common man.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Haryana,National,Politics
Smart bowling moves of this season's IPL
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Every year, Indian Premier League (IPL) captains make surprising bowling changes, most of which are about spinners bowling first up or in the power-play. This year, too, the captains have changed their plans or tweaked them to give their bowling added advantage. But unlike in previous IPL seasons, seam-friendly pitches have also forced captains to surprise batsmen, not just with spinners but also by bringing seam bowlers first-up.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
1 killed, nearly 20 others injured during idol immersion in Munger
Patna, Oct 27 (IANS) A person was killed and nearly 20 others, including a dozen-odd police officials, injured during a police baton charge and firing by unidentified persons during the immersion of Maa Durga's idol in Munger in Bihar, police said on Tuesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Futures Retail anticipates liquidation if deal with RIL fails
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) As a Singapore arbitration court has temporarily halted the acquisition process of Future Group's retail business by Reliance Retail, there has been speculation over what happens to Future Retail if the deal does not actually go through.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Aditya Roy Kapur: Have been caught making out in public
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Actor Aditya Roy Kapur admits he has been caught making out as well as urinating in public in the past.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
India, US jointly challenge China on South China Sea
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) India and the US on Tuesday reiterated their commitment to maintain a free and open Indo-Pacific region, in a direct challenge to China's expansionist moves in the South China Sea.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Post 'Aashram', Anupria Goenka feels amazing to be part of content-driven projects
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Actress Anupria Goenka impressed OTT fans with her role in the Prakash Jha web series Aashram earlier this year, and she currently has her hands full.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Warner, Saha set IPL 2020 power-play record
Dubai, Oct 27 (IANS) SunRisers Hyderabad on Tuesday powered their way to the highest score in powerplay this Indian Premier League season, against Delhi Capitals.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Release SEIS funds urgently for industry's survival: Tour Operators
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Tour operators on Tuesday approached Prime Minister Narendra Modi to get immediate relief by way of release of Service Exports from India Scheme (SEIS) benefits for 2019-20, which could help them survive and revive their businesses in this difficult period of Covid-induced disruptions.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Oldest Indian Test cricketer DK Gaekwad turns 92, has sharp memory
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) India's oldest living Test cricketer, Dattajirao Krishnarao Gaekwad, turned 92 on Tuesday and, even at this age, he recalled his entire career with pin-point accuracy -- from his alma mater Maharani Chimnabai High School in Baroda to winning the Ranji Trophy in his first year as Baroda captain in 1957-58 to representing India.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
From IT to ED, why is Raninder Singh facing forex cases?
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Even as Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh's son Raninder Singh, who is also the President of the National Rifle Association of India, has been asked to appear before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on November 6 in connection with a probe into the latter's involvement in alleged forex contraventions and for holding untaxed foreign assets, his troubles do not end here as he is also being probed by the Income Tax (I-T) authorities.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Coal scam: Delhi HC admits Ray's appeal, suspends sentence
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Tuesday admitted an appeal filed by former Union Minister Dilip Ray against his conviction by a trial court in a coal block allocation case and suspended his sentence.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Naagin star Dheeraj Dhoopar: Music videos provide creative liberty
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) TV star Dheeraj Dhoopar has been working in back-to-back music videos. He says music videos provide creative liberty and satisfaction.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Sputnik V: RDIF seeks vaccine's speedy registration, prequalification from WHO
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Russian Direct Investment Fund, the country's sovereign wealth fund, has submitted applications to the World Health Organisation (WHO) for accelerated registration and prequalification of Sputnik V, the world's first registered vaccine against the coronavirus.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
K'taka acts tough on thouse caught issuing fake Covid certificates
Bengaluru, Oct 27 (IANS) Karnataka health and family welfare minister, K. Sudhakar said on Tuesday that the state government registered a criminal case against a lab technician and Asha worker, who were involved in the Covid testing irregularities at a private hospital.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National
Haryana CM flags off 20 ambulances
Gurugram, Oct 27 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday flagged off 20 new ambulances to improve the health services in Gurugram district.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Haryana,National,Politics
Karishma Sharma: There's so much to learn from Remo D'Souza sir
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Actress Karishma Sharma says she draws inspiration from Remo D'Souza and his journey, from being an outsider to crafting his space in the industry as a filmmaker and choreographer.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Munger firing: Ahead of Bihar polls, VHP smells 'conspiracy' by police
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) After a man was killed and many hurt in firing during Durga idol immersion in Bihar's Munger where the police's role has come under criticism, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad called the lathi charge by police as "barbaric", demanding suspension of guilty officers immediately. The VHP has also smelled a "conspiracy" by the police and administration.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Pilot 'missing' from Rajasthan Congress' vision document for municipal polls
Jaipur, Oct 27 (IANS) : The absence of former PCC president Sachin Pilot's posters and pictures from party's vision document released recently left many of the Congress workers surprised and shocked.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Janhvi Kapoor decodes her mood
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Bollywood actress Janhvi Kapoor has decoded her mood on social media, quite literally in a colourful post.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
India challenged by China's 'reckless aggression' on borders: Rajnath
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) India is challenged by China's "reckless aggression" on its northern borders, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday at the India-US 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy
Payal Ghosh: Have isolated myself till I get my COVID tests done
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Actress Payal Ghosh on Tuesday declared that she was isolating till she gets her Covid test done.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Surveillance startup harassed female workers using own tech
San Francisco, Oct 27 (IANS) A Silicon Valley-based surveillance startup has been accused of harassing its female workers using its own facial recognition technology, according to media reports.
2020-10-27
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Maintain existing explorers' license in new law: Mining industry
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The mining industry has once again sought the government's intervention to prevent denial of mining rights to existing explorers under the new reform initiative that seeks to establish a seamless Composite Exploration-cum-Mining-cum-Production License (CEMPL) regime by amending the MMDR Act, 1957.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Yami Gautam reminisces about teen days in Chandigarh
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Bollywood actress Yami Gautam went down memory lane and recalled her days as a teenager in Chandigarh.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Collection efficiency of Yes Bank way below pre-Covid levels: Report
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The trends in the collection efficiency of Yes Bank are way below the pre-Covid levels and this could add to the existing stress book.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Covid warriors efforts flattened disease curve in K'taka: Minister
Bengaluru, Oct 27 (IANS) Karnataka health and family welfare minister K. Sudhakar on Tuesday asserted that the steady dip in Covid positive cases was a direct result of the health workers and Covid warriors efforts rather than any individual taking credit for it.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Gulshan Devaiah's hilarious tip to Covid positive minister Ramdas Athawale
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Actor Gulshan Devaiah on Tuesday had a hilarious suggestion to Union Minister Ramdas Athawale, who has tested positive for Covid-19.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Andhra CM disburses Rs 1,115 cr Rythu Bharosa scheme subsidy
Amaravati, Oct 27 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy disbursed Rs 1,115 crore input subsidy, benefiting 50 lakh farmers as part of the second installment of the Rythu Bharosa scheme.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
SC stays Bombay HC order favouring Lalit Modi in FEMA case
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed the Bombay High Court's 2019 order in favour of fugitive businessman Lalit Modi, who had sought to cross-examine BCCI officials in connection with alleged FEMA violation case.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
YouTube star Carry Minati in Salim-Sulaiman song Date kar le
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) YouTube sensation Ajey Nagar, popular as Carry Minati, collaborates with Bollywood composers Salim-Sulaiman for a new song.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Indian Army Chief General Naravane to visit Nepal on Nov 4
Kathmandu, Oct 27 (IANS) In a mission to strengthen defence, security and overall ties with Nepal, General Manoj Mukund Naravane, Chief of the Army Staff, Indian Army, will arrive in Nepal on November 4 on a three-day visit.
2020-10-27
Category: International, Nepal,National
UK's first female dhol player Parv Kaur wants Deepika, Taapsee or Anushka to play her in biopic
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) A biopic is being planned on the life of Parv Kaur, the first female Indian origin dhol player in the United Kingdom, and the artiste wants Deepika Padukone, Taapsee Pannu or Anushka Sharma to essay the role.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
MP Assembly bypolls: Kamal Nath, Pilot woo voters in Scindia bastion
New Delhi/Gwalior, Oct 27 (IANS) Nearly a week ahead of the by-elections to the 28 Madhya Pradesh Assembly seats, the Congress on Tuesday fielded Kamal Nath in Gwalior and Rajasthan leader Sachin Pilot in the Gwalior-Chambal area -- considered a bastion of BJP MP Jyotiraditya Scindia.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
I let the noise get to me: Starc on India's previous tour of Aus
Sydney, Oct 27 (IANS) Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc said that he will be looking not to get distracted from the task at hand when India tour the country for a Test series this year. In India's previous tour of the country, in which they recorded a historic 2-1 win in the four-match Test series, Starc took 13 wickets in seven innings and his returns were less than that of team mates Nathan Lyon and Pat Cummins.
2020-10-27
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
FB India's controversial public policy head Ankhi Das quits
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Facebook India's controversial public policy head Ankhi Das is leaving the company with immediate effect "to pursue her interest in public service", the social networking giant announced on Tuesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Covid-19 catches Athawale who coined the 'Go Corona Go' anthem (Ld)
Mumbai, Oct. Oct 27 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Social Justice Ramdas Athawale - who coined the 'Go Corona' slogan in April - and Nationalist Congress Party MP from Raigad Sunil Tatkare have tested positive for Covid-19, here on Tuesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
NDMC administers integrity pledge to department heads
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) To mark the beginning of Vigilance Awareness Week, New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) Chairman Dharmendra on Tuesday administered an integrity pledge to the heads of all the departments in the NDMC to fight against corruption and bring transparency in their working.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
DC win toss, choose to bowl against SRH
Dubai, Oct 27 (IANS) Delhi Capitals (DC) on Tuesday won the toss and chose to bowl against SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the Indian Premier League at the Dubai International Stadium.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Hopes of higher fund inflows, healthy Q2 results lift markets (Roundup)
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Higher foreign fund inflows, along with healthy quarterly results, buoyed the Indian equity indices on Tuesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
States urged to adopt national approach: Niti Aayog on 'free vaccine'
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) State governments have been asked to take a national approach in engaging the drug companies and deciding the criteria for coronavirus vaccine, Niti Aayog Member V.K. Paul said on Tuesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Sumeet Vyas sports new bearded look, impresses colleagues and fans
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Actor Sumeet Vyas is currently growing his beard and hair for the web series, Dark 7 White.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
First phase to decide fate of 8 ministers 1, ex-CM in Bihar
Patna, Oct 27 (IANS) In Bihar, campaigning for the first phase of polling in 71 assembly constituencies stopped on Monday, but the candidates are still trying to leave no stone unturned to woo voters for constituencies that will go to polls on Wednesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Delhi nearing third peak, situation worrisome in WB, Kerala: NITI Aayog
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) While the spread of Covid-19 in the country seems to be stabilising for now, two states and an Union Territory (UT) have remained a matter of concern for the Centre.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
K'taka braces for biennial polls on Wednesday
Bengaluru, Oct 27 (IANS) Karnataka is gearing up to hold biennial elections in two Graduates' and 2 Teachers' constituencies for the state legislative council on Wednesday under the Covid-induced guidelines, an official said on Tuesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
AMD acquires Xilinx for $35bn, posts record $2.8bn sales in Q3
San Francisco, Oct 27 (IANS) In one of the largest tech deals, chip maker AMD on Tuesday acquired rival company Xilinx in an all-stock transaction valued at $35 billion.
2020-10-27
Category: International, Costa Rica,Business/Economy,Technology
Nine NH projects to boost Tripura connectivity launched by Gadkari
Agartala, Oct 27 (IANS) Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday laid foundation stones of nine National Highway (NH) projects, worth Rs 2,752 crore, to boost surface connectivity in Tripura and to make the state "Gateway" of Centre's Act East Policy.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Tripura,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Allow use of UIDAI database to identify bodies: Himachal DGP
Shimla, Oct 27 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh DGP Sanjay Kundu has written to the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) CEO to allow the use of their database to help identity unidentified/unclaimed bodies, an official statement said on Tuesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics,Immigration/Law/Rights
Kannada film Bheemasena Nalamaharaja captures scenic beauty of home state
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Director Karthik Saragur, who is gearing up for the release of Bheemasena Nalamaharaja, says the visually striking locales in the film are all situated in his home state.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Religion,Lifestyle/Fashion
J&K records 452 more corona cases, 751 recoveries
Srinagar, Oct 27 (IANS) A total of 452 new coronavirus cases were reported in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday even as 751 more patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine
Times are tough but you've to adjust as professional: Bumrah
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) After battling Covid-19 lockdown and rains in Ahmedabad as he hoped to return to peak fitness that had sidelined him for the latter part of 2019 and hurt his form early this year, pace bowler Jasprit Bumrah seems to have finally regained top form.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Rajnath calls on US defence firms to benefit from eased FDI rules
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday called on American defence companies to take advantage of the easing of foreign direct investments rules in the sector.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy
Kerala gold smuggling case: Rabins Hameed sent to 7-day NIA custody
Kochi, Oct 27 (IANS) A day after the National Investigation Agency arrested Rabins K. Hameed, a key absconder in the Kerala gold smuggling case, an NIA court here sent him to seven days' NIA custody.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Era of scams in thousands of crores is behind us, says Modi
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a seeming dig at the Congress-led UPA government, on Tuesday said that the era of corruption running into thousands of crores is behind us.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Kangana slams Karan Johar over video claiming his film unit littered Goa village
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut on Tuesday reacted to a Twitter video that claimed Dharma Productions, the production house of Karan Johar, has allegedly littered a village in Goa with biomedical waste after wrapping up a shoot featuring Deepika Padukone.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
5,457 more test corona positive in Kerala, active cases 92,161
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 27 (IANS) Kerala on Tuesday reported 5,457 more coronavirus cases after testing 46,193 new samples even as its active case tally climbed up to 92,161.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine
'Aatmanirbhar Bharat' about creating globally competitive enterprises: PM
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called upon exporters to create "globally competitive" enterprises in India in the spirit of his flagship mission, 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat'.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Budding composers Javed-Mohsin on creating retro album for Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) The composer duo of Javed-Mohsin have composed popular songs like Ding dang in Munna Michael and Pal in Jalebi. They are now back with the album of the upcoming comedy, Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Bihar's 1.79 cr young voters force Chirag, Tejashwi & BJP to talk 'rozgar'
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) In 2015, the Bihar election campaign was dominated by former CM Lalu Prasad's controversial statements like "Hindus also eat beef" and PM Modi hitting back saying that it was an insult to Yaduvanshis etc.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Woman commits suicide, case registered against boyfriend
Gurugram, Oct 27 (IANS) A 22-year-old woman living in a paying guest accommodation in DLF Phase-3 allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Haryana,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Manoj Bajpayee: I would have liked to explore dance more in the movies
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Actor Manoj Bajpayee has impressed many with his acting skills, but dancing in the movies is something he would have liked to explore more.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Hathras case: SC says HC to monitor CBI probe, CRPF to guard kin
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Allahabad High Court to monitor the CBI investigation in the sensational Hathras case and also directed that security to the victim's family and witnesses shall be provided by the CRPF within a week.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Samsung working on foldable smartphones with pop-up camera
Seoul, Oct 27 (IANS) Samsung is reportedly working on a foldable smartphone with a pop-up camera that would be the company's first phone with this camera mechanism.
2020-10-27
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
Rappers DIVINE and IKKA garner over 2mn views in 24 hours with 1st collaboration
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Rappers DIVINE and IKKA have collaborated for the first time, and their high-octane hip-hop track, Level up, has received over two million views in a day.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Dream11 records over 5.3 million concurrent users
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Fantasy sports platform Dream11 on Tuesday said it achieved over 5.3 million user concurrency (total players at one single point of time) on October 14.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Sports
Himachal's Solan, Mandi, Palampur to be Municipal Corporations
Shimla, Oct 27 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh cabinet on Tuesday decided to upgrade the Municipal Councils of Mandi, Solan and Palampur towns to Municipal Corporations by inclusion of adjoining areas, and hold election to urban local bodies in January next.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National,Politics
PAGD flays Centre's move on land laws in J&K as 'huge betrayal'
Srinagar, Oct 27 (IANS) After the Centre notified new land laws for Jammu and Kashmir to pave way for any Indian to buy land in the Union Territory, the seven-party People's Alliance for Gupkar Declaration on Tuesday strongly condemned the move as a "huge betrayal".
2020-10-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
When Hrithik was floored by ex-wife Sussanne's birthday look
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Actor Hrithik Roshan loved the bright birthday look his former wife Sussanne Khan flaunted, and used Instagram to express his appreciation.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
MHA extends Sept re-opening guidelines till Nov 30
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued an order on Tuesday extending the guidelines for re-opening, issued in September, to remain in force till November 30.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
FreshToHome raises Rs 892 cr in Series C funding
Bengaluru, Oct 27 (IANS) Fresh fish and meat e-commerce platform FreshToHome on Tuesday said it has raised $121 million (approximately Rs 891.5 crore) in a Series C funding round.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Karnataka,Business/Economy,Technology
Plea in SC for urgent hearing on electoral bonds' sale in Oct
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Days ahead of the Bihar Assembly polls, an NGO has moved the Supreme Court for an urgent hearing on its 2017 PIL vis-a-vis the sale of electoral bonds meant for funding political parties by the State Bank of India in October.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Rasika Dugal: Reusing clothes is part of my personality
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Actress Rasika Dugal is a rare celebrity who does not shy away from admitting that she reuses clothes.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Mercedes sees current market challenges as short-term; market potential intact (IANS Special)
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Current market challenges are short-term in nature which are expected to be overcome by the industry, believes the top executive of Mercedes-Benz India.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Sisters Kareena, Karisma shoot together for a project
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) The Kapoor sisters -- Karsima and Kareena on Tuesday shot together for a project.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Two nabbed for killing 21-year-old girl in Haryana's Ballabhgarh
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) A day after a college student was shot dead in Haryana's Ballabhgarh area in broad daylight while she was returning home from college, the police have arrested two persons in connection with the case, officials said on Tuesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Kerala, Maha, Bengal, K'taka, Delhi see cases rise during festivals
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Union Health Ministry on Tuesday said that Covid-19 situation has worsened in Maharashtra, West Bengal, Karnataka, Kerala and Delhi amid the ongoing festivals.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 256GB variant available for Rs 45K
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Samsung on Tuesday announced that Galaxy S20 FE (256GB) variant is now available for Rs 44,999 as part of the special festive offer.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Manoj Tiwari, Ravi Kishan defend Nitish's '8-8, 9-9 children' remark
Patna, Oct 27 (IANS) With the ruling JD-U facing criticism over the remark of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar about people having "8-8, 9-9 children", two Bhojpuri actors turned politicians Ravi Kishan and Manoj Tiwari defended him and said that RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav is misrepresenting Kumar's statement.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
J&K LG announces sanctioning of over 10K cases under 'Back to Village' programme
Srinagar, Oct 27 (IANS) J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Tuesday announced the sanctioning of over 10,000 cases under the Back to Village 3 (B2V3) Self Employment Programme, Economic Package and My Town-My Pride scheme.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Harley Davidson, Hero Motocorp announce agreement for Indian market
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Harley-Davidson Inc and Hero MotoCorp, the worlds largest maker of motorcycles and scooters in terms of unit volumes, on Tuesday announced that the two will ride together in India.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Amazon flexes muscles but Reliance holds deep war chest
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The face-off between Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) and Jeff Bezos-run behemoth Amazon over the retail assets of Future Group in India has once again exposed the ambition of the so-called "gatekeeper for e-commerce" to keep the reins of a growing retail market in the country in its hands.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Independent, supported by SP, enters fray for Rajya Sabha
Lucknow, Oct 27 (IANS) Prakash Bajaj, a well-known trader from Varanasi, has filed his nomination for Rajya Sabha as an Independent candidate, supported by the Samajwadi Party (SP).
2020-10-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Haryana CM dedicates 306 projects entailing Rs 1,848-cr expenditure
Chandigarh, Oct 27 (IANS) On the completion of the first year of the second term of his government, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday dedicated 306 developmental projects entailing an expenditure of Rs 1,848.09 crore in 21 districts.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Punjab,National,Business/Economy,Politics
Short video app Bolo Indya launches P2P commerce service
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Short video content platform Bolo Indya on Tuesday said it opened its peer-to-peer commerce service called Bolo Meets to a wider audience base after several months of testing with highly engaged creators.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
'J&K up for sale': Omar Abdullah slams new land law
Srinagar, Oct 27 (IANS) National Conference Vice President Omar Abdullah on Wednesday hit out the new land laws notified by the Centre for Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh, terming it a "deceit" and a "wanton breach of trust".
2020-10-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
MI, RCB looking to seal playoff berth in top of the table clash (IPL Match Preview 48)
Abu Dhabi, Oct 27 (IANS/GloFans) Both Mumbai Indians (MI) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will look to stamp their authority going into the playoffs when they square off in the 48th match of the ongoing season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Wednesday.
2020-10-27
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
HRERA approves maximum 1% real estate brokerage in Haryana (Ld)
Chandigarh, Oct 27 (IANS) In a first, the Haryana Real Estate Regulatory Authority (HRERA) has approved a maximum one per cent brokerage on sale or purchase of property in the state, officials said on Tuesday.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Punjab,Business/Economy
Women help desks to be set up at all J'khand police stations
Ranchi, Oct 27 (IANS) To enhance the safety and security of women in the state, Jharkhand will soon set up women help desks at all the 300 police stations across the state.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Omega-3 rich foods improve post-heart attack prognosis: Study
London, Oct 27 (IANS) Regularly consuming foods rich in omega-3 fatty acids, from both animal and vegetable origins, strengthens the heart's membranes and helps improve the prognosis in the event of a myocardial infarction, say researchers.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine