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Quick detox recipes
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANSlife) The purpose of a detox plan is to ease the function of major organs like the heart, kidneys and liver in order to help them recuperate and perform better. Ayurveda recommends constantly detoxing the body with the changing season to reap good benefits.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,IANS Life
Pegasus row: SC likely to set up panel to probe snooping allegations
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday indicated that it may set up a technical committee to probe the allegations of snooping by using the Pegasus spyware on journalists, activists etc.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Samsung to launch Galaxy F42 5G on Sep 29
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Galaxy F42 5G, Samsung's first Galaxy F Series 5G smartphone, is all set to launch in India on September 29.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Air show step towards inculcating spirit of nationalism among Kashmiri youth
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) To inculcate the spirit of nationalism among the Kashmir youth, the Indian Air Force is holding an air show over Srinagar's Dal Lake.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security
Cholera kills 329 people in Nigeria
Lagos, Sep 23 (IANS) A cholera outbreak in Nigeria's Kano state has killed at least 329 people since March, a overnment official said.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Portugal,Health/Medicine
Gurugram looking for 54K people who missed second dose of Covishield
Gurugram, Sep 23 (IANS) The Gurugram health department has identified 54,000 people in the district who have missed their necessary deadline for second dose of the Covishield vaccine.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Haryana,National,Health/Medicine
Will China's rising debt problem hit its ambitious BRI projects?
New Delhi, Sep 23: Will Beijing come to the rescue of Chinas real estate behemoth Evergrande Group?
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Twitter says it will fix disappearing tweets issue
San Francisco, Sep 23 (IANS) Micro-blogging site Twitter is planning to make some changes that could prevent tweets from disappearing while you are reading them, the company said on its support account.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Pratik Gandhi's 'Bhavai' has a 'Scam 1992' connect
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Actor Pratik Gandhi, who became an overnight sensation with his portrayal of Harshad Mehta in the series 'Scam 1992', has revealed that while shooting for his upcoming film 'Bhavai', he got two calls that changed his life forever.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Lithuania mulls return to mask mandates
Vilnius, Sep 23 (IANS) Lithuania has registered 1,402 new Covid-19 cases and nine deaths in the past 24 hours and moved into the worst "black zone" under the colour-coded national classification system.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Lithuania,International
DJ Bravo teams up with Ankit Tiwari, Nakash Aziz for 'Dum Laga Ke Bum Hila'
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo, popularly known as DJ Bravo, has teamed up with hip-hop star RaOol, Ankit Tiwari, Nakash Aziz and Brit singer Ash King for a dance number titled 'Dum Laga Ke Bum Hila'.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
10% of medicines 'overprescribed' in England: Report
London, Sep 23 (IANS) About 10 per cent of medicines dispensed in primary care in England were "overprescribed", increasing the risk of adverse effects, a government report has revealed.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine
Serious grievance of destroying evidence: SC directs preserving CCTV footage in Delhi Gymkhana Club
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday took note of an allegation of destruction of record in the office of Delhi Gymkhana Club and directed the preservation of CCTV footage until further orders.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Freshworks IPO created 500 crorepatis
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Indian software-as-a-service (SaaS) firm Freshworks made its trading debut on US stock exchange Nasdaq on Wednesday and it was a strong one. The company was valued at $12.2 billion after it opened 21% above the initial offering price of $36 apiece, Business Insider reported.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Ex-Arunachal Guv & once Delhi top cop YS Dadwal passes away
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Former Commissioner of Delhi Police, Yudhvir Singh Dadwal, has passed away here at his residence in Chhattarpur, sources said on Thursday. He was 70.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
TN to provide well-being training to cops, families
Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) The 1.3 lakh personnel of the Tamil Nadu Police and their family members will be provided well-being training, the government has decided.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
K'taka rape case: Cabbie took selfie before assaulting woman
Bengaluru, Sep 23 (IANS) Karnataka Police investigating the alleged rape of a woman traveller by the cab driver of a reputed cab service in Bengaluru, has found a selfie photo with the victim from the mobile phone of the accused, police sources said here on Thursday.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Delhi Capitals, Australia sweat over Sotinis's hamstring strain
Dubai, Sep 23 (IANS) Though Delhi Capitals won their first match in the UAE leg of IPL 2021 and regained the top spot in the points table, they did suffer a setback because of an injury to all-rounder Marcus Stoinis.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Kashmiri separatist leader out on parole after mother's death
Srinagar, Sep 23 (IANS) Mehrajuddin Kalwal, who is a senior separatist leader on NIA detention since 2017, was released on parole on Thursday to visit his home following the death of his mother.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Lebanon keen to resume indirect border demarcation talks with Israel
Beirut, Sep 23 (IANS) Lebanese President Michel Aoun said that his country is keen to resume indirect negotiations with Israel for the demarcation of maritime borders, an official statement said here.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Lebanon,Politics
IANS Review: 'Intrusion': Manipulative, shallow derivative of a home-invasion thriller (IANS Rating: *1/2)
Film: Intrusion (Streaming on Netflix)
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
OP Jindal Global University breaks into world's top 500 varsities
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) is ranked among the world's top 500 universities in the prestigious QS Graduate Employability Rankings (GER) 2022, released on Thursday.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education
Tennis great Martina Hingis on Mahesh Bhupathi-Leander Paes' 'Break Point'
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Former Swiss tennis ace Martina Hingis has shared her views on Mahesh Bhupathi-Leander Paes' partnership in the upcoming documentary series 'Break Point'.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Sports
UN releases emergency funds for Afghanistan's healthcare system
United Nations, Sep 23 (IANS) The UN has announced the release of $45 million in emergency funds to help prevent Afghanistan's health care system from collapse.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Bihar govt to seal houses if used for liquor storage
Patna, Sep 23 (IANS) In a bid to implement liquor ban in Bihar, the Nitish Kumar government has approved a proposal to seal warehouses or any other premises used for storage, production, sale or import and export of liquor in Bihar.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Action against graft, BJP to expel more municipal councillors in Delhi
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Ahead of next year's municipal polls in the national capital, the BJP has decided to take strict action against its councillors if found guilty of graft charges and indiscipline.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Williamson tells SRH to focus on their cricket after DC defeat
Dubai, Sep 23 (IANS) Sunrisers Hyderabad's hopes of making up for the poor results in the first half of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season were dashed by Delhi Capitals, who registerd an eight-wicket win. Skipper Kane Williamson was disappointed by the result but said they have to keep focusing on their game and and "trying to improve" to salvage a difficult campaign. He blamed the poor start by his team against Delhi Capitals on Wednesday as the reason for their defeat.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Apple bars Fortnite back on iOS until 'Epic vs Apple' verdict is final: Report
San Francisco, Sep 23 (IANS) Tech giant Apple has told Epic Games that it will not allow Fortnite back onto the iOS or macOS App Stores until the outcome of the lawsuit between the two is finalised.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Covid-19 infection increases risk for pre-eclampsia
New York, Sep 23 (IANS) Women who contract Covid-19 during pregnancy are at significantly higher risk of developing pre-eclampsia, the leading cause of maternal and infant death worldwide, according to a new study.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine
Fighting continues in Yemen's Shabwa province
Sanaa, Sep 23 (IANS) Fighting has continued between Yemen's government forces and the Houthi rebels over the control of the country's oil-rich province of Shabwa, a military official said.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Yemen,Politics
Delhi to remain cloudy, chances of light rain
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) It was cloudy sky in Delhi on Thursday as the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted possibility of light rain in the national capital.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Daily Covid deaths in US rise to highest level since March
Washington, Sep 23 (IANS) The average number of daily Covid-19 deaths in the US has increased to its highest level since early March 2021 amid the ongoing Delta variant-fueled resurgence, a media report said.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Eruption of Spain's La Palma volcano could last 24-84 days
Madrid, Sep 23 (IANS) The eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano on the island of La Palma in Spain is expected to last between 24 and 84 days, according to experts.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Spain,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
At 31,923 Covid cases, India sees slight surge in infections
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) With 31,923 new Covid cases registered in the last 24 hours, India's daily new cases on Thursday crossed the 30,000 mark yet again.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Healthy Prospects: IndiGo bullish on festive season, sees demand growth (IANS Special)
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Airline major IndiGo is bullish on the upcoming festive season as well as capacity augmentation to potentially reach pre-Covid traffic levels by December 2021.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
SL plans promotion activities overseas to revive tourism
Colombo, Sep 23 (IANS) Sri Lanka's tourism sector, among the worst hit by Covid-19 in the South Asian country, has planned to undertake promotion activities at international travel and tourism trade shows, local media reported.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
MoU signed with Gates Foundation for improving India's livestock sector
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairying (DAHD) and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) have signed a multi-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for sustainably improving India's livestock sector to support the nation's food and nutritional security.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Politics
HC fines petitioner Rs 50K for filing PIL with 'intention of enmity'
Bengaluru, Sep 23 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court has fined a petitioner Rs 50,000 for challenging the bench in connection with the quashing of a public interest litigation (PIL) submitted by the petitioner on street lights. The court observed that the petition had been filed with an intention of enmity.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Kerala BJP chief Surendran asked to appear again before Police
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 23 (IANS) A week after Kerala BJP president K. Surendran appeared before the Kasargode Crime Branch police officials in an election bribery case filed against him, a second notice has been served asking him to appear again with a mobile phone, which he claims has been lost.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
Manila Mayor announces bid for 2022 Prez polls
Manila, Sep 23 (IANS) Manila city Mayor Francisco Domagoso has formally announced his bid to contest in the 2022 Philippines presidential elections.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Philippines,Politics
Nortje makes an immediate impact on return to action
Dubai, Sep 23 (IANS) Anrich Nortje, who bowled the fastest delivery in the Indian Premier League (IPL) in the 2020 season, made a grand return to the T20 league for Delhi Capitals with a superb bowling performance against the Sunrisers Hyderabad on Wednesday night. And the South African pacer was happy for obvious reasons as he had missed the first half of the tournament and also survived a Covid-19 scare.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Iran's new govt to resume nuke talks: FM
Tehran, Sep 23 (IANS) Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs Hossein Amir Abdollahian said that the new government of President Ebrahim Raisi will resume nuclear talks aimed at the revival of 2015 landmark deal.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Turkey,Politics
IMD forecasts winds, heavy rain in Chennai, parts of TN
Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) Chennai Regional Centre of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted heavy rainfall in Chennai and other districts of Tamil Nadu in the next few days.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Environment/Wildlife
Three kids electrocuted in Delhi, one dead
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Three children were electrocuted in Delhi's Neb Sarai area on Wednesday, of which one child has succumbed to the electric shock, the police said here on Thursday.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
US FDA okays Covid booster shot for people above 65, or at high-risk
Washington, Sep 23 (IANS) The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has authorised booster shots of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine for people aged 65 and older or at high-risk.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Big B shares throwback cricket pic from 'Mr. Natwarlal' shoot
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan has shared a throwback photograph from behind-the-scenes of his film 'Mr. Natwarlal' that released in 1971. The megastar is seen playing cricket with bat "too small for him".
2021-09-23
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Skeletons of 3 missing girls found in UP forest
Mirzapur (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 23 (IANS) The skeletons of three minor girls, who had been reported missing since the past one month, have been found in a forest in the Harra area here.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Couple held in UP for setting man ablaze
Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 23 (IANS) A couple has been arrested for allegedly setting ablaze a man who was apparently in an extra-marital affair with the wife.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
BJP sets Mission 2023 to return to power in Rajasthan
Jaipur, Sep 23 (IANS) The BJP, in its 2-day chintan shivir organised in Kumbhalgarh, held deliberations on Mission 2023 and pledged to remove the perception in Rajasthan that power gets shifted after every five years.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Ex-US Treasury Secys urge Congress to raise debt limit
Washington, Sep 23 (IANS) Former Secretaries of the US Treasury Department have urged Congress to swiftly raise the federal debt limit, warning "an unprecedented default" would cause serious economic and national security harm.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Politics
US shares responsibility for gun violence in Mexico: FM
Mexico City, Sep 23 (IANS) The US shares responsibility for gun violence in Mexico, which is why the Mexican government filed a lawsuit against 11 American arms manufacturers and dealers, Foreign Affairs Minister Marcelo Ebrard said here.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Mexico,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Scolded by parents, girl shoots herself in UP's Sitapur
Sitapur (UP), Sep 23 (IANS) An 18-year-old girl shot herself with the licensed rifle of her father, after she was scolded by her parents for neglecting studies.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Macron, Biden to meet in Oct over AUKUS deal
Paris, Sep 23 (IANS) French President Emmanuel Macron and his US counterpart Joe Biden have agreed to meet in October in Europe over the controversial Australia-UK-US (AUKUS) security partnership.
2021-09-23
Category: International, France,Politics
Injury setback for Australia ahead of second ODI vs India women
Mackay (Australia), Sep 23 (IANS) The Australian women's cricket team received a rude shock on the eve of the second One-dayer against India women as opener Rachael Haynes suffered an injury and looks doubtful for Friday's day-night encounter.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Judi Dench doesn't plan to get married
London, Sep 23 (IANS) Iconic English star Judi Dench and her partner David Mills considered marriage amid the Covid-19 lockdown after 11 years together but they have decided against it and are happy to continue to live in separate homes.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United Kingdom,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Andhra man records wife's suicide, arrested
Amaravati, Sep 23 (IANS) In a horrific incident, a man filmed his wife's suicide and even encouraged her to end life.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
US Fed signals tapering could start soon
Washington, Sep 23 (IANS) The US Federal Reserve has kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at the record-low level of near zero, while signaling that the central bank may begin tapering asset purchases soon despite the ongoing economic uncertainty.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Business/Economy,Politics
VCK to contest rural local body polls on independent symbol in DMK alliance
Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) The Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) will contest the ensuing rural local body elections to the nine districts of Tamil Nadu on an independent symbol even as being a part of the ruling DMK alliance.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Gillian Anderson bans her kids from watching her series 'Sex Education'
London, Sep 23 (IANS) Actress Gillian Anderson, who stars as Dr Jean Milburn in the Netflix series 'Sex Education', has banned her children from watching the show.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United Kingdom,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Ranveer Singh appeals to youth on International Day of Sign Languages
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Bollywood's livewire star Ranveer Singh, who has been constantly working towards raising the issues faced by the deaf community, has appealed to the youth to create an inclusive space for the deaf community on on International Day of Sign Languages 2021.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Shalini Pandey has been 'crazily' looking forward to 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar' release
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) 'Arjun Reddy' actress Shalini Pandey, who is all set to make her Bollywood debut in the Ranveer Singh starrer 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar', says she has been crazily looking forward for the film's release for more than a year now.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Bangladeshi man gets 5-year jail for illegal stay in India
Lucknow, Sep 23 (IANS) A Bangladeshi national has been awarded five years 'imprisonment and a fine of Rs 22,000 for illegally staying in India.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Pixel 6 Pro hands-on video surfaces online ahead of launch
San Francisco, Sep 23 (IANS) Google is planning to launch its Pixel 6 as well as Pixel 6 Pro smartphones in October, and now a new leaked video shows what is apparently a prototype of the Google Pixel 6 Pro.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Apple releases first betas of iOS 15.1 to developers
San Francisco, Sep 23 (IANS) Apple has started seeded the first betas of iOS 15.1 as well as iPadOS 15.1, just a day after releasing the iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 updates.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Petrol, diesel prices remain steady, provide relief to consumers
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Auto fuel prices in the country have maintained stability amidst volatility in global oil prices.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Rajan Comm. report on NEET was scripted for the ruling DMK: Anna Univ Ex-VC
Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) Even as the ruling DMK and political parties like Makkal Needhi Maiam of Kamal Haasan comes out against the NEET, campaigning for the Justice A.K.Rajan committee, former Vice-Chancellor and renowned academician of Tamil Nadu, Balagurusamy has objected to the report.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Cinema/Showbiz
Nicole Richie's hair caught on fire during birthday celebrations
Los Angeles, Sep 23 (IANS) Television personality Nicole Richie's hair caught on fire as she was blowing out the candles on a birthday cake.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
UP exports to be expanded to 31 countries
Lucknow, Sep 23 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh MSME Minister Sidharth Nath Singh has said that 100 products have been identified in 15 sectors and exports from the state will now be expanded to 31 countries.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,Business/Economy
Juventus snatch first win in Serie A
Rome, Sep 23 (IANS) The 36 times champions Juventus finally claimed their first victory in the new Serie A season, after a 3-2 win over Spezia in a thriller.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Italy,Sports,Cricket
Markets open on a positive note
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Thursday opened on a positive note.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
65L in 45+ age group remain unvaccinated in UP
Lucknow, Sep 23 (IANS) More than 65 lakh people in the 45 years plus age group, have not taken even their first dose of the Covid vaccine in Uttar Pradesh.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
'Fantastic Beasts 3' reveals new title, 2022 release date
Los Angeles, Sep 23 (IANS) The third installment of the "Fantastic Beast" franchise has been titled "The Secrets of Dumbledore" and will release in theatres on April 15, 2022.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Microsoft Surface Pro 8 with 120Hz display launched
San Francisco, Sep 23 (IANS) Microsoft has introduced its all-new 2-in-1 laptop - the Surface Pro 8 along with the next-generation Surface devices.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Let them come, everyone loves Goa: Sawant on Trinamool's electoral foray
Panaji, Sep 23 (IANS) Goan politics may get a touch of West Bengal in the upcoming state Assembly elections, even as Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress appears likely to make yet another foray in the coastal state.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Niranjani Akhara rejects Mahant's suicide theory
Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 23 (IANS) The Niranjani Akhara, of which Mahant Narendra Giri was the chief, has outrightly rejected the suicide note of the deceased saint after terming it as fake.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Religion
US has invested little in LatAm development: Mexican Prez
Mexico City, Sep 23 (IANS) In recent decades, US administrations have invested little in the development of Latin America, a factor that could reduce migration flows, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Mexico,Politics
Akhara Parishad to conduct its own probe into Mahant Giri's death
Prayagraj (Uttar Pardesh), Sep 23 (IANS) Even as the Yogi Adityanath government has decided to recommend a CBI probe into the mysterious death of Mahant Narendra Giri, the Akhil Bhartiya Akhara Parishad (ABAP) has decided to initiate an independent secret probe into the same.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Religion
La Liga: Asensio, Benzema star as Real beat Mallorca 6-1
Madrid, Sep 23 (IANS) Marco Asensio scored a hat-trick and Karim Benzema struck a brace of goals as Real Madrid soared on their goal-scoring prowess to thrash Mallorca 6-1 and rose to the top of the table in the Spanish La Liga.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Cricket
K'taka: Headmaster suspended for getting massage in classroom
Bengaluru, Sep 23 (IANS) The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has suspended a headmaster of a High School and initiated departmental inquiry after he got a massage done by a parent in one of the classrooms.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Education
UNGA marks 20th anniversary of Durban Declaration's adoption
United Nations, Sep 23 (IANS) The UN General Assembly (UNGA) held a high-level meeting to mark the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action and adopted a political declaration to carry forward the fight against racism and racial discrimination.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Politics
Irked NGT issues show-cause notice to Raj urban development secretary
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Irked with failure to comply with its directions, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has issued a show-cause notice to the Secretary of Urban Development Department, Rajasthan and also directed local top police officer to secure his presence during the next hearing.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Netflix acquires rights to Roald Dahl's books
Los Angeles, Sep 23 (IANS) Streaming giant Netflix has got the golden ticket as it has acquired the rights of novelist Roald Dahl's books.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood,Art/Culture/Books
Eddie Murphy signs three-picture, first-look deal with Amazon Studios
Los Angeles, Sep 23 (IANS) Actor Eddie Murphy has closed a three-picture and first-look film deal with Amazon Studios.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Duterte slams rich nations for hoarding Covid vaccines
Manila, Sep 23 (IANS) Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has slammed the rich countries' "selfish" plan to hoard Covid-19 vaccines while the poor and developing nations were experiencing a drought.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Philippines,Politics
No climate finance for hydropower: 'Rivers for Climate' declaration
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) With less than 40 days to go for COP26, 300 organisations from 69 countries have urged the governments and global leaders to not use climate funding for "so-called sustainable hydropower schemes" as part of their 'Rivers for Climate' global declaration.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Johnny Depp addresses 'cancel culture'
Los Angeles, Sep 23 (IANS) Actor Johnny Depp talked about "cancel culture" and how social media can affect public figures.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Sosie Bacon to star in 'Something's Wrong With Rose'
Los Angeles, Sep 23 (IANS) Actress Sosie Bacon, who shared screen space with Hollywood star Kate Winslet in the Emmy-winning series 'Mare of Easttown', will be seen as a lead in the upcoming film 'Something's Wrong With Rose'.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
5 held for fining Dalit family over entry of 2-year-old boy into temple
Koppal (Karnataka), Sep 23 (IANS) The Karnataka Police have arrested five persons in connection with fining a Dalit family after their 2-year-old boy entered the village Hanuman temple on his birthday to pray, said police sources on Thursday.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Global Covid-19 caseload tops 230 mn
Washington, Sep 23 (IANS) The global coronavirus caseload has topped 230 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.71 million and vaccinations soared to over 5.98 billion, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Microsoft launches Surface Duo 2 with better performance, cameras
San Francisco, Sep 23 (IANS) Tech giant Microsoft has launched its second folding smartphone -- the Surface Duo 2 along with the next-generation Surface devices.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Terrorist killed in Kashmir encounter
Srinagar, Sep 23 (IANS) A terrorist was killed in an encounter with the security forces in South Kashmir's Shopian district, police said on Thursday.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Only 20% of G20 companies' climate targets science-based: Study
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Growing numbers of companies in the G20 are setting climate targets but most fail to align with climate science, a new research by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi), the global body enabling businesses to set emissions reduction targets in line with science, said on Thursday.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
From 2004 tsunami to Covid-19: A timeline of Quad elevation
New York, Sep 23 (IANS) Nearly 17 years after the deadly 2004 tsunami, when outgoing Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and US president Joe Biden meet September 24 for the first ever in-person leader level summit of the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue, it will mark a high point in a steady year-long elevation against the backdrop of China's growing economic and military strength and Covid-19.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy
World leaders pledge $5 billion to protect nature
New York, Sep 23 (IANS) Heads of state, philanthropic leaders and indigenous representatives have come together to announce unprecedented commitments to protect and restore nature, at the opening session of the Nature for Life Hub, a high-level event Transformative Action for Nature and People, coinciding with the 76th UN General Assembly.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Environment/Wildlife
Yogi recommends CBI probe into Narendra Giri's death
Lucknow, Sep 23 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government has recommended a CBI probe into the mysterious death of Akhara Parishad head Mahant Narendra Giri.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
Nations set to increase clean energy access at UN summit
New York, Sep 23 (IANS) Significant new commitments for financing clean energy, increasing renewables and improving access to electricity are expected to be announced on Friday at the UN High-level Dialogue on Energy.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Environment/Wildlife
Modi arrives in US for Quad summit, bilateral talks with leaders
New York, Sep 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in the US to attend the Quad summit convened by President Joe Biden, hold bilateral talks with leaders and address the United Nations General Assembly.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy
India, UNSC reform allies to push for text-based reform negotiations
United Nations, Sep 23 (IANS) India and its three allies in the quest for Security Council reform have called for a determined push for the adoption of a text for conducting the negotiations and to set a time-frame for the changes.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy
Ghana president slams European countries 'barring' India-made Covishield
United Nations, Sep 23 (IANS) Ghana President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has criticised European countries for not recognising the Indian-made Covishield vaccine, calling it a "retrogressive" step.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Turkey reports 28,168 daily Covid-19 cases
Ankara, Sep 23 (IANS) Turkey has confirmed 28,168 new Covid-19 cases, raising its tally of infections to 6,932,453, according to its health ministry.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Turkey,Health/Medicine
UNGA adopts political declaration on fight against racism
United Nations, Sep 23 (IANS) The UN General Assembly on Wednesday adopted a political declaration on the fight against racism at a high-level meeting to mark the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United States,International
UK records another 34,460 coronavirus cases
London, Sep 23 (IANS) Another 34,460 people in the UK have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 7,530,103, according to official figures released Wednesday.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine
K'taka Cong opposes land allotment to Chanakya University
Bengaluru, Sep 23 (IANS) Leader of Opposition in Karnataka Siddaramaiah has urged the ruling BJP to drop the decision to grant hundreds of acres of land at cheaper price to Centre for Education and Social Studies to establish Chanakya University.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Withdraw cases against Patidars, Hardik Patel writes to Gujarat CM
Gandhinagar Sep 23 (IANS) Patidar leader and Gujarat Congress working president Hardik Patel has written a letter to newly-appointed Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel, who also belongs to the Patidar community, raising the pending issues and demands related to Patidar agitation in 2015.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Nations doing what's best for them, says Rajeev Chandrasekhar on UK vaccine row
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Reacting to the vaccine row with the UK, Union Minister of State (MoS) for Electronics and Information Technology, Skill Development and Enterpreneurship, Rajeev Chandrasekhar, said on Wednesday that every country will take decisions which they believe are in the best interest of the people.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Nobel laureates, activists seek universal fund to end child labour
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) As child labourers grew by 160 million by the start of 2020 and the pandemic forced another 150 million into multidimensional poverty, Nobel laureates, child labour survivor-advocates, and youth activists on Wednesday together demanded the world leaders an end to child labour and child poverty through a dedicated, universal social child protection fund.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Human Interest/Society
'Not on social media': Jammu Commissioner warns people against fake accounts
Jammu, Sep 23 (IANS) Jammu Divisional Commissioner, Dr Raghav Langer, has taken serious note of several fake accounts on social media sites on his name, an official statement said on Wednesday.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Bihar Police recruit first transgender constable
Patna, Sep 23 (IANS) In a first, the Bihar Police have recruited a transgender person as constable.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Bihar,National,Human Interest/Society,Defence/Security
Selvaganabathy set to become BJP's first MP from Puducherry
Puducherry, Sep 23 (IANS) BJP leader and former Puducherry legislator S. Selvaganabathy will become the party's first MP from the Union Territory as he is set to be elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Pondicherry,National,Politics
Bengal BJP candidate hurt in post-poll violence succumbs
Kolkata, Sep 23 (IANS) Fresh controversy erupted in West Bengal after a defeated BJP candidate from the Magrahat West Assembly constituency in South 24 Parganas district -- Dhurjati Saha -- who was allegedly assaulted by Trinamool Congress workers after the announcement of election results on May 2, died at a city hospital on Wednesday evening.
2021-09-23
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Odisha Police inspector lands in vigilance net
Bhubaneswar, Sep 23 (IANS) A police inspector in Odisha's Malkangiri district is being probed by the Vigilance Department after allegedly being found carrying unaccounted cash of Rs 2.8 lakh, a statement said on Wednesday.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Orissa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Hyderabad BJP MLA complains of receiving threatening calls
Hyderabad, Sep 23 (IANS) BJP Telangana lawmaker T. Raja Singh on Wednesday lodged a police complaint that he is receiving threatening phone calls and demanded a gun license.
2021-09-23
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Two depressions may lead to more rains for Kolkata
Kolkata, Sep 23 (IANS) With portions of Kolkata still under knee-deep water following incessant rains for the last three days, the met office on Wednesday predicted more woes for the city as well as south Bengal, with likely formation of two more depressions in the Bay of Bengal leading to downpours on the weekend.
2021-09-23
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Environment/Wildlife
Our bowlers did a pretty good job, says Delhi skipper Rishabh Pant
Dubai, Sep 23 (IANS) Delhi Capitals captain Rishabh Pant on Wednesday expressed his delight over his team's comfortable win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL 2021 game at the Dubai International Stadium here.
2021-09-23
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
54 BJP leaders' kin in politics yet it blames Cong for dynastic politics: Cong leader
Guwahati, Sep 22 (IANS) Former Assam Congress President and Rajya Sabha member Ripun Bora released a list on Wednesday to claim that 54 politicians, including father, son, daughter and grandson, belonging to the BJP are active in politics and yet the saffron party accuses the Congress of doing dynastic politics.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Assam,National,Politics
Puducherry to hold local body elections after 15 year gap
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) Puducherry will have three-phased local body polls in October, after a gap of fifteen years, Puducherry State Election Commissioner, Roy P. Thomas announced on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Organs of brain dead woman in Gurugram save 3 lives
Gurugram, Sep 22 (IANS) The family members of a 44-year-old brain dead female patient in Gurugram gave new lease of life to three separate recipients by donating her kidneys and liver at the Fortis Memorial Research Institute (FMRI) here on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Haryana,National,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society
Covishield not a problem, discussing certification with app builders: British envoy
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Amid the vaccine row with the UK, the British High Commissioner to India, Alex Ellis, said on Wednesday that the Covishield vaccine is not a problem and the UK is open for travel from the country.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Internet connectivity in over 4,000 Andhra villages by year-end: CM
Amaravati, Sep 22 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday announced that internet access will be available in 4,530 villages with unlimited broadband width by December 31.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
IPL 2021: Delhi continue their good form, register commanding win over Hyderabad (Ld)
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Delhi Capitals produced an all-round performance to thrash Sunrisers Hyderabad by eight wickets at the Dubai International Stadium on Wednesday. After the bowlers kept Hyderabad to a below-par 134/9 in 20 overs, Delhi made an easy task of a chase of 135 with 13 balls to spare. The win also takes Delhi to top of the points table with 14 points from nine matches while Hyderabad remains at the bottom with just two points from eight matches.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Bengaluru riots: NIA arrests man who live telecast violence
Bengaluru, Sep 22 (IANS) National Intelligence Agency (NIA) sleuths, in a joint operation with Karnataka Police, arrested one of the prime accused in the sensational DJ Halli and K G Halli riots case in which the house of a MLA and a police station were set on fire in August last year, sources said on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Several Congress leaders join Trinamool in Tripura
Agartala/Shillong, Sep 22 (IANS) Several Congress and BJP leaders in Tripura, including state Congress general secretary Baptu Chakraborty, joined the Trinamool Congress on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tripura,National,Politics
Andhra court rejects CBI plea for narco test on rape-murder case suspect
Vijayawada, Sep 22 (IANS) A court in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada on Wednesday dismissed the CBI's petition, seeking permission for narco analysis test of suspects in the nearly 14-year-old case of rape and murder of a B-Pharmacy student at a hostel near here.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
A&N lifts maximum foodgrains under PMGKAY Phase 4
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar has lifted the highest percentage of foodgrains under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY) Phase 4, the government said on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Take bold climate action, WMO urges world leaders
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Unpacking the interconnections between climate indicators and the SDGs through clear visual maps, a new World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) report aims to inspire leaders to take bolder climate action.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Environment/Wildlife
Adani completes acquisition of Gangavaram Port
Visakhapatnam, Sep 22 (IANS) Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd (APSEZ) on Wednesday announced that it has concluded the acquisition of Andhra Pradesh government's stake of 10.4 per cent in Gangavaram Port Limited (GPL) for a consideration of Rs 645 crore.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Business/Economy
Army soldier foils weapon snatching bid in J&K's Baramulla
Srinagar, Sep 22 (IANS) One person was injured in preventive firing after his weapon snatching bid was foiled in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla on Wednesday, the army said.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
UN refugee chief voices shock at images of deplorable conditions at US border
Geneva, Sep 22 (IANS) The UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi has issued a statement on conditions and expulsions at US border in Del Rio of Texas, saying that he was shocked by images of the deplorable conditions there.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Politics
Rohit and Hardik are recovering well, says Mumbai Indians pacer Boult
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma and all-rounder Hardik Pandya are recovering well and it was a good decision to rest them in the previous game against Chennai Super Kings, said MI pacer Trent Boult on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2021: Dhawan, Iyer lead Delhi to easy win over Hyderabad
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Shikhar Dhawan and Shreyas Iyer made an easy task of a chase of 135 to take Delhi Capitals to a commanding eight-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad here on Wednesday, with 13 balls to spare. With this victory, Delhi now sit at the top of points table while Hyderabad remain at the bottom.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Pradhan writes to Jagan over Andhra-Odisha border dispute
Bhubaneswar, Sep 22 (IANS) Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has written a letter to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy for finding an amicable resolution to the border village disputes between Odisha and Andhra Pradesh.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Orissa,National,Politics
Ease of Doing Business: India launches single window clearance portal
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) India on Wednesday launched the National Single Window System portal for registrations and approvals to investors and business owners.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Dreaded militant held in Manipur with IEDs, explosives
Imphal, Sep 22 (IANS) The Manipur Police have arrested a dreaded Myanmar trained militant, Naoroibam Joyshankar, who was involved in an IED attack at the Manipur Chief Minister's bungalow and at a restaurant in Imphal in 2013, and recovered a large cache of IEDs and explosives from his possession, the police said on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Manipur,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Terrorism
Africa's Covid cases near 8.18 mn: Africa CDC
Addis Ababa, Sep 22 (IANS) The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 8,177,919 as of Wednesday noon, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Ethiopia,Health/Medicine,Politics
Hidden camera phone found in women's washroom at Hyderabad restaurant
Hyderabad, Sep 22 (IANS) An employee of a drive-in restaurant in Hyderabad was arrested on Wednesday after a hidden camera phone with its recording switched on was found in the women's washroom.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
FDI inflows up 62% during first four months of FY22
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) India's total FDI inflow during the first four months of FY22 has risen by 62 per cent on year-on-year basis, an official statement said on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
J&K's 'Kani' shawl to be showcased in global markets: Smriti Irani
Srinagar, Sep 22 (IANS) Union Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani, on the final day of her two-day visit to J&K on Wednesday, inaugurated a sports stadium in Budgam's Magum, watched a football match, and interacted with the local players.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Punjab, NCR, and Delhi govts chalk out plan to tackle air pollution
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) In a move to curb air pollution that starts choking north Indian states at this time of the year, the governments of Punjab and the NCR states, including Delhi, have come up with a detailed monitorable action plans to prevent and control stubble burning, the Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM) announced on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Goa, Delhi CMs call each other 'copycats' over duplicacy in govt schemes
Panaji, Sep 22 (IANS) Stung by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's accusation that his Goa counterpart Pramod Sawant duplicates Delhi government's initiatives, the latter hit back on Wednesday, accusing the AAP national convener of copying him.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
ED, CBI refuse to appear before Bengal Speaker
Kolkata, Sep 22 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), agencies probing the Narada bribery case, have come in direct conflict with the Speaker of West Bengal Assembly, Biman Banerjee, by refusing to appear before him on Wednesday to explain why they had summoned three Trinamool Congress MLAs without the consent of the Speaker.
2021-09-22
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Figures prove Catholic bishop's 'jihad' remarks not true: Vijayan
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 22 (IANS) Breaking his silence on the issue, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday cited figures to show that a statement made by a Catholic bishop that it was one particular community which was behind 'love and narcotic jihad' in the state was not true.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics,Religion
Need to continue labour, product markets reforms for growth: RBI Guv
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) There is a need to continue with labour and product market reforms to usher in inclusive and sustainable growth, Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das said on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Delhi government all set to curb dengue spread: Health Minister
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Wednesday said that the government is fully prepared to stop the dengue spread in the capital.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
ZEEL merger with Sony hinges on shareholder nod amid row with Invesco, OFI Global
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Financially troubled Zee Entertainment Enterprises' merger plan with Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI) will hinge on what decision the shareholders take on the proposed move, but the current ZEEL management is confident that the proposal would sail through on account of the value it brings to the existing operations.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Adani Transmission wins 'Greentech Energy Conservation Award 2021'
Ahmedabad, Sep 22 (IANS) Adani Transmission has won the Greentech Energy Conservation Award-2021 for its work on decarbonising the grid.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Gujarat,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife
India, UAE commence negotiations for CEPA
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) India and the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday commenced negotiations for a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA).
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Diplomacy
Neeraj gets puppy named 'Tokyo' as a gift from Bindra
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Tokyo Olympics gold medalist Neeraj Chopra on Wednesday met with Abhinav Bindra and his family in Chandigarh. The javelin star got a puppy named 'Tokyo' as a gift from the Beijing Olympics champion shooter.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
IPL 2021: Delhi bowlers combine forces to keep Hyderabad at 134/9
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Delhi Capitals bowlers combined forces to keep Sunrisers Hyderabad at a below-par 134/9 in 20 overs in their opening match of the second leg of IPL 2021 here on Wednesday. Delhis bowlers were impressive on a night when Hyderabad huffed and puffed throughout their innings.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Probe panel re-issues arrest warrant against ex-Mumbai top cop
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) A government-appointed probe panel on Wednesday re-issued the bailable arrest warrant against former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh, who is the current Commandant General of Home Guards, after he failed to appear before it.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Karnataka lagging behind in agri exports: Karandlaje
New Delhi/Bengaluru, Sep 22 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmer Welfare Shobha Karandlaje on Wednesday said her home state Karnataka is lagging behind in agricultural exports even as the country saw record foodgrains production last year.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Work together to regulate convicts' bail pleas, SC asks UP, HC
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked both the Allahabad High Court and the Uttar Pradesh government to jointly discuss and then submit suggestions for regulating bail applications, during the pendency of the appeals of convicts.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
After Monza success, Ricciardo aiming for another top finish in Sochi
Sochi (Russia), Sep 22 (IANS) Formula 1 driver Daniel Ricciardo, after his momentous maiden victory for McLaren at the Italian Grand Prix -- where he led home a one-two finish for the team ahead of team-mate Lando Norris -- said on Wednesday that he was banking on his "supportive team" to help him do an encore at this weekend's race in Russia.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Russian Federation,Sports,Motorsports
Karnataka CM getting benefit of doubt from public
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai is getting the benefit of doubt from the public as of now, even as public anger has gone away with the ouster of B.S. Yeddyurappa.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
SCBA President writes to CJI on various issues of the Bar
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) has written to Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana seeking an audience for its Executive Committee members to discuss issues such as elevation of top court lawyers as high court judges, allotment of chambers, and lawyers being designated as seniors.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Indian govt detained AugustaWestland's Christian, Jamia's Safoora arbitrarily: UN Body
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The United Nations' Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD) in its annual report, has termed the arrest of Christian James Michel in the AugustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal and anti-CAA activist Safoora Zargar by Indian authorities as arbitrary.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Immigration/Law/Rights
Dissatisfaction with Haryana CM running high
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) After the BJP changed Chief Ministers in three states, the latest on the radar seems to be Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, whose the satisfaction ratings have been consistently bad.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Centenarian who 'flew' aircraft says 'calmness' is key to staying energetic
Bengaluru, Sep 22 (IANS) Ramudu Rongala, a centenarian who hails from Nidadavole a town in West Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh, and shot to fame after co-piloting a microlight flight on his 100th birthday says, "calmness" and "quietness" are the key things which helped him to stay energetic all through.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Human Interest/Society
Chouhan meets Nadda, discusses MP governance and politics
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan met BJP President J.P. Nadda on Wednesday evening to discuss governance and other issues related to the state.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
TN state poll panel seeks strict action against 'auction' of posts
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu State Election Commission has directed the Collectors of the nine districts where rural local body elections are to be held, to take stringent action to curb "auction" of the posts of panchayat presidents.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Popularity ratings trigger CM changes: IANS CVoter tracker
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) While five Chief Ministers have been dropped due to low popularity ratings as shown by the IANS CVoter tracker, data suggests that the Chief Ministers of Haryana and Rajasthan too are on a slippery ground.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Covid surges in J&K again as over 200 cases logged in 24 hours
Srinagar, Sep 22 (IANS) New cases crossed the 200 mark in J&K on Wednesday as coronavirus infection continued to surge in the Union Territory.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine
Youth who planted filmy-style kiss on girl in bus held in K'taka
Bengaluru, Sep 22 (IANS) The police have arrested a youth who kissed a co-passenger college student before alighting from a bus in Bengaluru, the police said on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Slightly furious that players are thinking about not going on Ashes: Butcher
London, Sep 22 (IANS) Former England opener Mark Butcher was unhappy on the prospect of England Test players turning down the opportunity to go for the Ashes in Australia at the end of the year. The five-match Test series between the two teams is scheduled to begin on December 8 and finish on January 18.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
SC collegium recommends re-transfer of Justice Bagchi to Calcutta HC
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court collegium, headed by Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana, has recommended Justice Joymalya Bagchi be transferred back to the Calcutta High Court from the Andhra Pradesh High Court, where he is currently serving.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Global cues, volatility pull equity indices down, banking stocks slip (Roundup)
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Heavy volatility due to global cues pulled India's key stock indices lower on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
India at forefront of global response to Covid pandemic: President
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind reiterated on Wednesday that India has been at the forefront of the global efforts to forge a decisive and coordinated response to the Covid-19 pandemic to ensure collective health and economic well-being.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy
If I don't win, someone else will become CM: Mamata
Kolkata, Sep 22 (IANS) In a significant statement, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said during her election campaign for the bypoll in Bhabanipur on Wednesday that if she doesn't win the by-election, someone else will become the Chief Minister.
2021-09-22
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Want to see Dalit CM in Uttarakhand: Harish Rawat
Luxor (Uttarakhand) Sep 22 (IANS) After a Dalit Chief Minister in Punjab, Congress General Secretary and Chairman of the campaign committee Harish Rawat said that he wants to see a Dalit as CM in Uttarakhand which goes to the polls early next year.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Egypt,National,Politics
Congress demands women security personnel in Maha housing complexes
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) In wake of the brutal rape-cum-murder of a woman in Mumbai's Sakinaka, the Congress' Maharashtra unit on Wednesday demanded that women security guards should be appointed in all housing societies to ensure women's safety.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics,Defence/Security
Why is Taliban's push to voice its agenda in UN likely to fail?
The annual meeting of the United Nation General Assembly (UNGA) this year is discussing the legitimacy of the new ruler of Afghanistan - the Taliban.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Zimbabwe's Sean Williams soars into top-10 of T20I Rankings for all-rounders
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Zimbabwe's Sean Williams broke into the top 10 of the ICC Men's T20I Player Rankings for all-rounders, having played a key role in their 2-1 series win over Scotland.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
'We gave them hope': SC refuses to defer 1st NDA exam for women
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected the Centre's plea to defer the first National Defence Academy (NDA) exam for women candidates, and directed they should be allowed to sit for the upcoming exam on November 14.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Immigration/Law/Rights
Prospects of Pak cricket ruined after NZ, Eng cancel tours
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) There have been strong calls in Pakistan to boycott New Zealand after the Kiwis pulled out from their cricket tour in the country at the last moment.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
CAIT protest on Thursday against foreign e-commerce firms violating laws
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Strongly opposing the open violation of the laws by the big foreign companies in the Indian e- commerce business, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) will hold a protest on Thursday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Kerala Muslim groups seek Bishop withdraw 'jihad' remarks
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 22 (IANS) A meeting of various Muslim organisations at Kozhikode on Wednesdayto discuss the now controversial statement made by a Catholic bishop on prevalence of "love and narcotic jihad" in the state, wanted him to withdraw his remark.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics,Religion
Air India CMD Bansal appointed Civil Aviation Secretary
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Air India's Chairman and Managing Director Rajiv Bansal was on Wednesday named the new Union Civil Aviation Secretary.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
West Indies and Pakistan cricket boards to hold security talks for December tour
Trinidad, Sep 22 (IANS) Cricket West Indies (CWI) chief executive officer (CEO) Johnny Grave said on Wednesday that he will be speaking with the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) later this week about security when West Indies will tour Pakistan in December.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Cuba,Sports,Cricket
NASA-Boeing Starliner spacecraft launch may slip to 2022
Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) The launch of NASA and Boeing's Starliner cargo spacecraft, stalled due to an unresolved valve issue, may not be launched this year, media reports said.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Technology
WHO revises air quality guidelines, experts suggest India should revise its own too
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday revised its more than a decade old Global Air Quality Guidelines (AQGs), making them further stringent, prompting the experts to suggest India too should revise its guidelines.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Liver abscesses most common in India -- and Covid-19 has pushed up the numbers
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) If you are experiencing recurrent fever, loss of appetite, diarrhoea, coupled with a dull, throbbing sensation in the upper right abdomen (liver), you might be suffering from liver abscesses -- one of the most common gastro-intestinal conditions in India.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
'Wash women's clothes': Bihar court's bail condition for rape accused
Patna, Sep 22 (IANS) A court in Bihar's Madhubani district has levied a unique condition for granting bail to a man accused of attempted rape - to wash and iron the clothes of 2,000 women.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Tom Latham thanks Pak authorities for keeping NZ players safe
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The New Zealand cricket team has reached Auckland on Wednesday after flying from Dubai and now will spend the next 14 days in mandatory COVID-19 hotel quarantine.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
BJP confident of winning Punjab, U'khand, says General Secretary Gautam (Interview)
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) How is the BJP preparing for the Assembly elections in five states -- Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Goa, Manipur and Uttarakhand? Will the BJP go with a Chief Ministerial face in the Punjab Assembly polls or will the party fight elections in the name of Prime Minister Narendra Modi?
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Bengal BJP chief prevented from campaigning near CM's residence
Kolkata, Sep (IANS0 A verbal spat ensued in Kolkata on Wednesday between the BJP, led by its newly-appointed Bengal unit chief Sukanta Majumdar, and the Kolkata police after the former was prevented from campaigning in front of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's residence at Harish Chatterjee Street for the upcoming Assembly bypolls in Bhabanipur.
2021-09-22
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Kerala logs over 19K new cases, Vijayan says Covid spread slowing down
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 22 (IANS) Kerala on Wednesday logged 19,675 new Covid cases but Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the Covid spread was coming down.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine
Dalit leader killing: Woman beheaded in revenge, head placed at his home
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) In a shocking incident, a 59-year-old woman was beheaded on Wednesday as revenge for the 2012 murder of Dalit leader Pasupathi Pandian and her decapitated head placed in front of his residence in Tamil Nadu's Dindigul, police said.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Xi Jinping shakes investor confidence by targeting China's private sector
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping has shaken investor confidence by painting bulls-eye on industries ranging from e-commerce to ride-sharing to mortgage lending, and targeting the business executives who have benefited from their success.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
IPL 2021: Hyderabad elect to bat first against Delhi
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Sunrisers Hyderabad have won the toss and elected to bat first against Delhi Capitals in the fourth match of the UAE leg of the IPL 2021 here on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Rs 50K for each Covid death from state disaster relief funds, SC told
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) After the Supreme Court order, the Centre, in an affidavit, has recommended Rs 50,000 ex-gratia compensation to the families whose member die due to Covid-19, and the amount has to be distributed by states from the State Disaster Response Fund.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Immigration/Law/Rights
Assam burns 2,479 rhino horns to dispel myth about their medicinal value
Guwahati, Sep 22 (IANS) Setting a record of sorts on the occasion of World Rhino Day, the Assam government on Wednesday burnt 2,479 rhino horns at a public function to destroy the world's largest stockpile of rhino horns in order to bust the myth that they have amazing medicinal value.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Assam,National,Human Interest/Society,Environment/Wildlife
Debutant Mithun Manickam talks about being part of 'RaRa'
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actor Mithun Manickam is making his debut with actor Suriya's production 'Raame Aandalum Raavane Aandalum' (RARA). He says that the opportunity was a big thing for him.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
NASA splits its human spaceflight unit into two
Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) The Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate (HEOMD) at NASA will be split into two new entities to best position the agency for the next 20 years, Administrator Bill Nelson has announced.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Technology
Veteran filmmaker Bhagyaraj applauds Tamil film directed by 18-year-old
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) A 50-minute Tamil romantic 'melodrama' titled 'Kaatriniley', directed by 18-year-old Eashwar Gopala Krishnan, has received plaudits from Tamil film bigwigs.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
After Gandhis' Shimla sojourn, reshuffle on cards in Congress
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) After the Shimla confabulations of the Gandhis where Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra are on vacation, it is expected that the Congress will push for an AICC reshuffle and put its house in order in the states. This follows the Punjab operation in which Rahul Gandhi pushed for change and Charantjit Singh Channi was appointed as Chief Minister after the exit of Amarinder Singh.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
HP's new 11-inch tablet comes with flipping webcam
San Francisco, Sep 22 (IANS) HP has announced a new 11-inch tablet that comes equipped with a 13MP rotatable camera that can flip around the short edge of the display to work as a webcam.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Shastri had suggested to Kohli to give up all white ball captaincy; reports
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Team India chief coach Ravi Shastri had suggested to Virat Kohli to quit the white ball captaincy altogether ? which includes ODIs ? and to focus on his batting while continuing to lead the nation in Test cricket, reports said.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Will fight Sidhu's elevation to Chief Ministership: Amarinder
Chandigarh, Sep 22 (IANS) Amarinder Singh on Wednesday said he would fight Navjot Sidhu's elevation to Punjab Chief Ministership tooth and nail, and was ready to make any sacrifice to save the country from such a "dangerous man".
2021-09-22
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Lil Nas X: 'Sent 'Industry Baby' song to Nicki Minaj, she didn't reply'
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) Lil Nas X revealed he had sent the 'Industry Baby' song to Nicki Minaj to get her on his recent album 'Montero'. However, she did not reply to him, reports Complex.com.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
39 Australian shark species face extinction: Report
Canberra, Sep 22 (IANS) More than 10 percent of Australia's shark species are at risk of extinction, a government report has found.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Australia,Politics,Environment/Wildlife
IOC offers to adopt rhinoceros in Hyderabad Zoo
Hyderabad, Sep 22 (IANS) The World Rhinoceros Day was celebrated on Wednesday at Hyderabad's Nehru Zoological Park.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
TN Fin Min draws flak for calling state BJP chief 'schizophrenic'
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Finance Minister P.T.R. Thiaga Rajan has drawn flak for using the word 'schizophrenic' against state BJP chief K. Annamalai.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
After Governor, BJP women MLAs write to Maha CM on security
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) A day after the "letter war between the Maharashtra Governor and the Chief Minister flared up in public domain, opposition Bharatiya Janata Party's women legislators on Wednesday jumped into the arena, expressing concern over the security of women in the state.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
37% of users prefer mid-range phones this festive season: Report
Bengaluru, Sep 22 (IANS) More than 35 per cent of respondents are looking to buy a mid-range smartphone between Rs 15,000-Rs 25,000, making it the most desired price point for the festive season, said a report on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Karnataka,Technology
Disha Patani recalls what's it like to work with Salman, Prabhu Deva
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Bollywood actress Disha Patani who was seen as 'Diya' in 'Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai' opposite Salman Khan recalls working with him and Prabhu Deva in it.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
T.I. unveils new song after sexual assault case dismissed
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) T.I. has unveiled a new song after his sexual assault case was dismissed.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
CPCL launches work on 9 MMTPA refinery in Tamil Nadu
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd (CPCL) on Wednesday said that work has begun of the Rs 31,580 crore, 9 million metric ton per annum (MMTPA) grassroot refinery at Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Tension, clashes during school panel elections in Andhra
Amaravati, Sep 22 (IANS) Tension prevailed at several places in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday during the elections to school management committees.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Education,Politics
Dalai Lama greets Trudeau on his party's victory
Dharamsala, Sep 22 (IANS) In a letter to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to congratulate him on his party's victory in the national elections, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Wednesday appreciated the leadership he has shown amidst the Covid-19 pandemic.
2021-09-22
Category: International, India,National,Politics
Former West Indies cricketer Samuels charged under ICC Anti-Corruption Code
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Former West Indies cricketer Marlon Samuels has been charged under the International Cricket Council's (ICC) anti-corruption code, the world governing body said in a statement on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Congress demands Vijayan call all-party meeting on jihad row
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 22 (IANS) Almost two weeks after the now controversial statement made by a Catholic bishop on "love and narcotic jihad" in Kerala, and the varied reactions to it, the Congress on Wednesday slammed Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan for "playing hide and seek" and demanded things are brought under control by calling an all-party meeting to discuss the issue.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics,Religion
Africa's Covid-19 cases near 8.18 mn: Africa CDC
Addis Ababa, Sep 22 (IANS) The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Africa reached 8,177,919 as of Wednesday noon, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Ethiopia,Health/Medicine
Congress tussles: 'After changes in Punjab, next will be Rajasthan'
Jaipur, Sep 22 (IANS) After the dethroning of Captain Amarinder Singh as Punjab CM, next will be the turn of Rajasthan to see major changes, said veteran Congress leaders while speaking to IANS.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Delhi reports 30 fresh Covid cases, zero death in 24 hrs
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The national capital on Wednesday reported 30 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hrs, taking the total Covid infected tally to 14,38,586 in the city. However, the city has reported no fatality in the same time span. The death toll in the city stands at 25,085, according to the data shared by the Delhi Health Department.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Samson needs to give himself more time, says Gavaskar
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Legendary cricketer Sunil Gavaskar feels Rajasthan Royals' captain Sanju Samson needs to curb his attacking instincts right from the word go. He reckons that shot-selection has been Samson's biggest issue.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
FBI Director warns Taliban takeover could inspire extremists in US
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) FBI Director Christopher Wray has warned that the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan could inspire a new wave of extremism in the US, The Hill reported.
2021-09-22
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Musk says Inspiration4 crew had 'challenges' with toilet, promises upgrade
San Francisco, Sep 22 (IANS) Tech billionaire Elon Musk took to the Twitter to reveal that there were "challenges" with the toilet during SpaceX's first entirely private trip to space and promised upgrades for future mission.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Jason Momoa-starrer 'Dune' to release in India on Oct 22
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Jason Momoa and Zendaya-starrer 'Dune' is all set to hit the big screen in India on October 22.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
'My real frustration is that it's kind of a western mentality we are dealing with'
Lahore, Sep 22 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ramiz Raja has said that if one goes by the statement shared by the England and Wales Cricket Board on pulling out of their tour in October, there is "no quote related to security".
2021-09-22
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Researchers say FB interfering with their tools to study News Feed
San Francisco, Sep 22 (IANS) Tech giant Facebook has quietly pushed out changes to News Feed that is "interfering" with the browser-based tools used by journalists and researchers, according to a new report.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Rapper Baby Keem adds new tracks to his released 'The Melodic Blue' album
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) Rapper Baby Keem has decided to update his newly released album 'The Melodic Blue'.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
Odisha CM distributes smart health cards in Bolangir
Bhubaneswar, Sep 22 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday launched smart health card in Bolangir district under State's flagship scheme, Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY).
2021-09-22
Category: India, Orissa,National,Politics
Gaurav Amlani on how he trained for role of Khanderao in 'Punyashlok Ahilyabai'
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actor Gaurav Amlani has been playing the role of 'Khanderao' in 'Punyashlok Ahilyabai'. For him this role is full of challenges as he has to work on his body language and diction.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Biden's spending package faces hurdles in Congress
Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) Democrats are facing hurdles as they try to pass a $3.5 trillion spending package, experts said.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Politics
Govt appoints 13 new Secretaries, as six to retire, seven posts vacant
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) As six top administrative positions are set to fall vacant with the incumbents retiring from service at the month end while a few others are lying vacant for months, the government on Wednesday announced appointment of 13 Secretaries in various ministries and departments on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
14 sentenced to life in journalist Vikas Ranjan murder case in Bihar
Patna, Sep 22 (IANS) The district court of Samastipur in Bihar has pronounced life sentence on 14 persons in the murder of a journalist Vikas Ranjan.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Mysuru gangrape case: Victim records statement before magistrate
Bengaluru, Sep 22 (IANS) The victim of the sensational Mysuru gang rape case has finally recorded her statement with regard to the incident before the magistrate in Mysuru.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Four years after 'Haseena Parkar', Ankur Bhatia gets nostalgic
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actor Ankur Bhatia's role as Ibrahim Parkar in the 2017 film 'Haseena Parkar' got many people to notice him. As the film completes four years of release, the actor goes down memory lane.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
BJP reacts sharply to Jitan Ram Manjhi's remark on Lord Ram
Patna, Sep 22 (IANS) After the controversial statement of former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Lord Ram, he came on the radar of BJP leaders ahead of the Uttar Pradesh assembly election.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
India's first smog tower in Delhi completes trial
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The trial run of India's first smog tower installed in the national capital, which will start functioning in full capacity from October 1, has finally been completed, Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai said on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Sapna Thakur's new look 'maid'-to-order on 'Kyun Rishton Mein Katti Batti'
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actress Sapna Thakur, who plays the role of Kuldeep's girlfriend Samaira in the daily soap 'Kyun Rishton Mein Katti Batti', is all set to surprise audiences with a new look she will be donning in the show.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Brazil Health Minister tests positive for Covid at UNGA
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) Brazil's Health Minister Marcelo Queiroga has tested positive for the coronavirus hours after attending the UN General Assembly, and will now quarantine in New York City for the next 14 days.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine,Politics
Pawandeep, Arunita of 'Indian Idol 12' fame to perform on 'Bade Achhe Lagte Hain 2'
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) The wedding ceremony sequence of 'Ram' (Nakuul Mehta) and 'Priya' (Disha Parmar) in 'Bade Achhe Lagte Hain 2' will have a 'Sangeet' celebration in which 'Indian Idol 12' winner Pawandeep Rajan and first runner-up Arunita Kanjilal give a performance for the on-screen couple.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Yechury calls for people's movement to save country
Hyderabad, Sep 22 (IANS) Alleging that the Narendra Modi government is destroying all four pillars of democracy, CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday called for a people's movement to save the country.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Google Pixel 6 series to come with UWB and Wi-Fi 6E support: Report
San Francisco, Sep 22 (IANS) Google is planning to launch its Pixel 6 as well as Pixel 6 Pro smartphones in October this year, and now FCC documents have claimed that the Pixel 6 series will come with Wi-Fi 6E and ultra-wideband (UWB) support.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
The Rolling Stones resumes tours with emotional tribute to Charlie Watts
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) The Rolling Stones paid tribute to their drummer Charlie Watts during their first show after his death.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
Anand Giri, Adya Tiwari sent to 14 days judicial remand
Prayagraj, Sep 22 (IANS) Anand Giri and Adya Tiwari, accused of abetting the suicide of f Akhil Bhartiya Akhara Parishad President, Mahant Narendra Giri, were on Wednesday sent to 14 days' judicial remand.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Religion
Laws of Cricket: MCC to use gender-neutral terms like 'batter' instead of 'batsman'
London, Sep 22 (IANS) The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) announced on Wednesday that the gender-neutral terms 'batter' and 'batters' will replace 'batsman' and 'batsmen' after amending the Laws of Cricket. The changes have been approved by the MCC Committee after initial discussion by the Clubs specialist Laws sub-committee.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Deepika posts pics from badminton session with PV Sindhu
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Bollywood star Deepika Padukone has posted a motley of pictures from her badminton session with world champion P.V. Sindhu.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Sports
realme unveils GT NEO 2 in China starting at 2,499 CNY
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Global smartphone brand realme on Wednesday introduced its latest smartphone -- realme GT NEO 2 -- in China starting at 2,499 CNY.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
2 cops, 2 teachers among 6 sacked in J&K for terror links (Ld)
Srinagar, Sep 22 (IANS) Based on the recommendations of the designated committee to verify the antecedents of its employees, J&K government on Wednesday sacked 6 employees for militant links.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics,Terrorism
Five thrill-seeking Delhi tourists marooned mid-river rescued
Panaji, Sep 22 (IANS) Five tourists from Delhi had a narrow escape after their vehicle got stuck in a river near the picturesque Dudhsagar waterfalls in South Goa, an official statement said on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Goa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
New TN export policy targets $100 bn exports by 2030
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) Targeting an export revenue of $100 billion by 2030, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin released the state Export Promotion Policy here on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Traffic cops harassing tourists, Goa Minister complains to CM
Panaji, Sep 22 (IANS) Traffic policemen in Goa are habitually harassing tourists who rent two wheelers and cars for local sightseeing, Goa's Ports Minister Michael Lobo complained to Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Nanobodies from llamas shows promise against Covid-19: Study
London, Sep 22 (IANS) A unique type of tiny antibody produced by llamas -- a domesticated South American camelid -- could provide a new frontline treatment against Covid-19 that can be taken by patients as a simple nasal spray, instead of an injection.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,National,Health/Medicine,Science/Tech,Environment/Wildlife
Biden plays down chances of UK-US trade pact
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) US President Joe Biden has played down the chances of a post-Brexit free trade deal between his government and the UK, as he held talks with Boris Johnson at the White House.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Politics
Hyundai Electronics launches 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TVs in India
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Hyundai Electronics on Wednesday introduced its new range of 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TVs, powered by webOS TV, with ThinQ AI voice recognition in the Indian market.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Spotify poised to overtake Apple Podcasts this year: Report
San Francisco, Sep 22 (IANS) Music streaming giant Spotify will have more US users listening to podcasts on its service than Apple Podcasts by the end of 2021, according to a new report.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
W. Bengal fined Rs 2 cr to ensure quality water in three rivers
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has imposed a fine of Rs two crore on the West Bengal government as interim compensation to be used for restoration of water quality of three rivers - Mahananda, Jorapani and Phuleswari.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
With new format, Grammy nominees to be unveiled on Nov 22
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) The 2022 Grammy nominations will be announced on November 23, the Recording Academy announced. The unveiling takes place just two days before Thanksgiving, as they were last year, reports Variety.com.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
A riveting volume on post-Independence Indian cricketing history
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) As the Indian cricket team prepares for a transition to a new head coach and a change of guard in the shortest format, its story is, in so many ways, the story of the nation itself. It is also a game that has inspired some of the most insightful writing across all genres. "Indian Innings" (Westland) collects some of the finest samples of this writing, thoughtfully curated by Ayaz Memon, one of India's foremost sports journalists.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Art/Culture/Books
Cab driver rapes woman in Bengaluru, arrested
Bengaluru, Sep 22 (IANS) Karnataka police on Wednesday arrested a cab driver for raping a woman passenger. The police acted swiftly and arrested the culprit within hours.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Most atrocities against women happen in BJP-ruled states: Maha Congress (Ld)
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) The Maharashtra Congress on Wednesday said that maximum cases of atrocities against women are recorded in Bharatiya Janata Party-ruled states and endorsed Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray's suggestion to convene a special four-day session of Parliament to discuss the issue.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
TN signs 24 MoUs with investment outlay of Rs 2,120 cr
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday signed 24 Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) for various industrial projects involving an investment of Rs 2,120.54 crore.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
IPL 2021: SRH's Natarajan tests Covid positive, six close contacts isolated (ld)
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) The deadly Covid-19 virus has come back to hit IPL 2021 hard with Sunrisers Hyderabad pacer T Natarajan testing positive. Natarajan tested positive in a scheduled RT-PCR test. The 30-year-old has isolated himself from the rest of the SRH squad and is currently asymptomatic.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
AAP won't be deterred by ED notices: Raghav Chadha (Ld)
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party will not be able to deter Kejriwal's cadre into submission via summons and notices, Aam Aadmi Party MLA Raghav Chadha said on Wednesday as he accompanied party's national secretary Pankaj Gupta, who appeared before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) office regarding a money laundering case on Wednesday morning.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Six J&K govt employees to be sacked for terror links
Srinagar, Sep 22 (IANS) The designated committee to verify the antecedents of Jammu and Kashmir government employees on Wednesday recommended the dismissal of six employees for their militancy links.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Terrorism
T'gana farmers to get personalised crop insurance products
Hyderabad, Sep 22 (IANS) Small underserved farmers in Telangana will have access to personalised crop insurance products and advisory services under a state government initiative in partnership with an insurance technology firm.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Rana Daggubati, Venkatesh to star in Hindi adaptation of 'Ray Donovan'
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actor Rana Daggubati will be seen with his star uncle Venkatesh on onscreen for the first time in the Hindi adaptation of American show 'Ray Donovan'. The series has been titled as 'Rana Naidu'.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Amid Covid pandemic, African Swine Fever sets foot in Tripura from Mizoram
Agartala/Aizawl, Sep 22 (IANS) Even as the Northeast is battling the Covid-19 pandemic, a few states are also witnessing an outbreak of the African Swine Fever (ASF). After Mizoram witnessed the ASF outbreak, now cases have been reported in Tripura where a large number of pigs have died in a government farm in Kanchanpur, officials said on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tripura,National,Health/Medicine
'PM should lobby with UN for endorsement of India-made vaccines'
Panaji, Sep 22 (IANS) During his visit to the United States, Prime Minister Narendra Modi should lobby with the United Nations (UN) for global endorsement of India-made Covid vaccines, Covaxin and Covishield, South Goa Congress MP Francisco Sardinha said on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Suniel Shetty, Jackie Shroff flex muscles on 'KBC 13', Big B impressed
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Bollywood actors Jackie Shroff and Suniel Shetty will be seen as special guests on the 'Shaandaar Shukravaar' special episode of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 13'. They will be on the hotseat and play the game with host Amitabh Bachchan.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Delhi restaurant denies woman entry for wearing Saree
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) A video has gone viral on social media in which a woman is seen asking an employee at a restaurant in the national capital whether saree is allowed. The employee replies that "saree does not count as smart casuals" whereas the hotel only allows smart casuals.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Human Interest/Society,Lifestyle/Fashion
Joyita Chatterjee excited for 'Class of 2020' season 2
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actress Joyita Chatterjee, who featured in the first season of the ALTBalaji web series 'Class of 2020', is all geared up for season 2.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Porn film case: SC breather to actor Gehana Vasisth from arrest (Ld)
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted protection from arrest to actor Gehana Vasisth in connection with the porn film case that has till now witnessed several arrests, including that of Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty's husband Raj Kundra.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Congress' revival journey: It's all about making the right beginning (Opinion)
Do not be surprised if another veteran Congressman, Lal Thanhawla from Mizoram , also steps aside like Capt Amarinder Singh in Punjab. The Congress high command is already making moves to replace the 83-year-old Congress veteran, who also holds the distinction of being Congress chief of his state since 1973.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,National,Opinion/Commentary,Politics
Sunrisers Hyderabad's Natarajan tests Covid+; match to go ahead
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) player T Natarajan has tested positive for COVID-19 during a scheduled RT-PCR test ahead of the team's match against Delhi Capitals later on Wednesday. The player has isolated himself from the rest of the squad. He is currently asymptomatic.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Bitcoin scammers steal $69k using iPhone 13 event as a lure: Report
San Francisco, Sep 22 (IANS) Scammers have utilised a fake event stream, a faked Apple website and the promise of free Bitcoin to scam unsuspecting fans during the iPhone 13 reveal event, the media reported.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
SPNI to have majority stakes in ZEEL & Sony Pictures Networks India merger
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Financially troubled Zee Entertainment Enterprises will merge with Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI) in what will create country's largest entertain and media entity with presence across platforms.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
K'taka CM sets deadline for B'luru Metro 2nd phase completion
Bengaluru, Sep 22 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai has set a deadline for Bengaluru Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) to complete two phases of Metro work in the city by 2024.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Business/Economy,Politics
Decomposed body recovered in J&K, suspected to be of abducted soldier
Srinagar, Sep 22 (IANS) A decomposed body was recovered on Wednesday by police in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district, which is suspected to belong to the Territorial Army (TA) soldier reportedly killed by terrorists in August 2020.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
Mahant Narendra Giri's mortal remains given samadhi
Prayagraj (UP), Sep 22 (IANS) The mortal remains of Mahant Narendra Giri were placed in a 'samadhi' in the premises of the Baghambari Mutt on Wednesday, amidst chanting of mantras in the presence of scores of saints and seers.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics,Religion
Nishad Party to set up global trust in Phoolan Devi's name
Lucknow, Sep 22 (IANS) The Nishad Party, in an attempt to claim the legacy of bandit queen-turned-politician Phoolan Devi, has announced setting up of an international trust in the name of former Samajwadi Party MP.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over rate
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson has been fined after his team maintained a slow over rate during their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 match against Punjab Kings at the Dubai International Stadium on Tuesday (September 21).
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Owaisi house vandalism: Accused to be produced in court
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Five people who were arrested for allegedly vandalising the official residence of AIMIM chief and MP Asaduddin Owaisi will be produced before a Delhi Court on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Tatas most trusted group amongst the investors: Poll
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Tata Group has emerged as the most trustworthy corporate group in a poll done by Equitymaster.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Delta Covid variant now spread to 185 countries: WHO
Geneva, Sep 22 (IANS) The Delta Covid variant is the current dominant strain of the infectious virus, with its presence reported in 185 countries, as of September 21, the World Health organisation has said.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,National,Health/Medicine
Yogi sets up SIT to re-investigate murder of Kho-Kho player
Bijnor (UP), Sep 22 (IANS) UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered the setting up of a special investigation team (SIT) to probe the case of rape and murder of a national level Kho-Kho player.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics,Sports
Who did Amazon pay Rs 8,546 cr as legal fees, Cong demands answer
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Congress on Wednesday attacked the government alleging that e-commerce giant Amazon paid legal fees as graft and demanded an inquiry by a sitting Supreme Court judge into the whole matter.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
FB paid billions extra to spare Zuck in Cambridge Analytica probe
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Facebook conditioned its $5 billion payment to the US Federal Trade Commission to resolve the Cambridge Analytica data leak probe on the agency dropping plans to sue Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, shareholders allege in a lawsuit, Politico reported.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Immigration/Law/Rights
Govt gives another 6 months to Uday Kotak at IL&FS to complete resolution
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The government has again extended the term of Uday Kotak as non-executive chairman of Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services (IL&FS) to maintain continuity in the resolution plan being operatives for the indebted group.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
After cutting billionaires Jack Ma & Pony Ma to size China clips Didi founder Cheng's wings
New Delhi, Sep 22: After cutting Alibaba founder Jack Ma and Internet behemoth Tencent founder Pony Ma to size, Communist China is now clipping the wings of high-flying Will Cheng, the founder of taxi-hailing giant Didi.
2021-09-22
Category: International, New Zealand,National,Business/Economy
24 members of NZ cricket squad return to Auckland after Pak tour cancellation
Auckland, Sep 22 (IANS) A 24-member-strong New Zealand squad returned to Auckland on a flight from Dubai on Wednesday morning after the white-ball series against Pakistan was cancelled owing to security concerns hours before the start of the One-day International series in Rawalpindi on September 17.
2021-09-22
Category: International, New Zealand,Sports,Cricket
As Pak remains focused on Af, its people fret over high food prices
New Delhi, Sep 22: Pakistan, which remains focused on the developments in Afghanistan, has been struggling with a high inflation rate at home.
2021-09-22
Category: India, New Delhi,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Skygazers check out on Wednesday for #SepEquinox2021
Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) September (or Fall) equinox, occurring on Wednesday, marks the astronomical autumn season for people living in the Northern Hemisphere and astronomical spring season for those in the Southern Hemisphere.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Science/Tech
Chinese census results point to socioeconomic challenges that will impact the world
The Olympics has always been the worlds major sporting event and history is witness that there have been many eye-openers incidents for nations to ponder on; Tokyo Olympics is not much different. For ages, China has been a closed society and nothing much was known about the internal issues and dynamics of the society. Things are changing with the advent of technology and issues related to Chinese society are coming to the front. Chinese decline in population and the insecurity associated with it is one of the issues that have raised the alarm bells in Beijing.
2021-09-22
Category: India, New Delhi,Human Interest/Society,Opinion/Commentary,Politics
Easy to understand the anger at England's refusal to tour Pak: Paul Newman
London, Sep 22 (IANS) Former England cricketer Paul Newman was scathing in his criticism of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) for cancelling the men's and women's tours of Pakistan due to "increasing concerns about travelling to the region."
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Ravi Pandey to play a cop in thriller film based on scam
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actor Ravi Pandey, who appeared in the recent web series 'Bhaukaal' and Kangana Ranaut-starrer 'Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi', is all set to play the role of a cop in an upcoming thriller film.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Gurugram police to launch special drive against old vehicles
Gurugram, Sep 22 (IANS) After the Supreme Court imposed a ban on 10-year-old diesel and 15-year-old petrol vehicles in the National Capital Region (NCR) in view of rising pollution, the Gurugram police will launch a special drive to create awareness among the people and motivate them not to ply such vehicles as it will harm the environment.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Haryana,National,Environment/Wildlife
Ashi Singh learnt how to fix a car engine for her role in 'Meet'
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actress Ashi Singh, who is seen as 'Meet Hooda' in the show 'Meet', finds her character really challenging and she says it took several months for her to understand and get into the skin of her on-screen personality.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Andhra HC stays appointment of TTD special invitees
Amaravati, Sep 22 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Wednesday stayed the state government order (GO) appointing 52 members to the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) trust board as special invitees.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Kejriwal is good salesman selling dreams: Goa BJP on AAP's populist promises
Panaji, Sep 22 (IANS) Dubbing the populist poll promises made in Goa by AAP national convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal as the pitch of a 'good salesman selling dreams', the state BJP on Wednesday accused the party of trying to cheat Goans with promises of unemployment doles, job guarantees and free electricity.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
UK to include Covishield as approved vaccine after India protests
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) After all round severe criticism for the recent travel advisory that prescribed 10 days quarantine for fully vaccinated Indians, the UK's new advisory has accommodated SII's Covishield as an approved vaccine.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Porn film case: SC grants protection to Gehana Vasisth from arrest
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted protection from arrest to actor Gehana Vasisth in connection with the porn film case that has till now witnessed several arrests, including that of Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty's husband Raj Kundra.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Transportation dominating source in 4-city data on latest emission causes
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) A new study has pinpointed the estimated total emissions of PM2.5 from all sources at 77 gigagrams per year (Gg/Yr) for Delhi, 57 Gg/Yr for Ahmedabad, 45 Gg/Yr for Mumbai and 30 Gg/Yr for the Pune Metropolitan Region.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Tumblr's subscription feature is now available in US
San Francisco, Sep 22 (IANS) Social networking site Tumblr is expanding the beta for its Post Plus subscription feature to all users in the US.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Shirley Setia on her latest love track 'Tere Naal Rehniya'
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Singer-actress Shirley Setia is all set to launch her latest single 'Tere Naal Rehniya', a love song for Gen-Z.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Redmi launches 32-inch and 43-inch Smart TVs in India
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Redmi India on Wednesday unveiled the Redmi Smart TV 32 and 43-inch models as the latest addition to its TV portfolio in the country.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Actress-writer Sukhmani Sadana excited about her upcoming OTT shows
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Actress Sukhmani Sadana is all set to feature in two OTT shows in October. The 'Tandav' and 'Manmarziyaan' actress will be seen in 'Apharan 2' and 'Those Pricey Thakur Girls' on two different OTT platforms.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz
AAP won't be deterred by ED notices: Raghav Chadha
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Aam Aadmi Party MLA Raghav Chadha, who appeared before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday over a notice sent to the party's national secretary Pankaj Gupta, said that BJP will not be able to deter Kejriwal's cadre into submission via summons and notices.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Liam Gallagher cancels Belfast gig after helicopter fall
Los Angeles, Sep 22 (IANS) Rocker Liam Gallagher was left bruised after he accidentally took a tumble out of the rotorcraft and plunged to the ground.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
TDP seeks DRI probe into drug smuggling in Andhra
Amaravati, Sep 22 (IANS) Opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader Bonda Umamaheswara Rao on Wednesday alleged that Andhra Pradesh became a hub of drug smuggling activities under the YSRCP government in the past two and half years and urged the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), to conduct a thorough probe.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Fossil unveils new smartwatch in India
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) US-based fashion brand Fossil on Wednesday launched its latest generation wearable 'Gen 6 touchscreen smartwatch' powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 4100+ platform in the Indian market.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Tejasvi on playing a strong female character in 'Hasal'
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actress Tejasvi Singh Ahlawat who hails from Dehradun has all the reasons to be happy as she is cast along with Sanjay Mishra, Ranvir Shorey and Raghav Juyal in 'Hasal'.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Sayani Gupta, Bani J to feature in second edition of 'Dating These Days'
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Sayani Gupta, Bani J, Kaneez Surka, Ayush Mehra, Yashaswini and Anwesh Sahoo will be part of the second edition of series 'Dating These Days'. The series will be launched on September 28 on Bumble's YouTube channel.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
TN to constitute task force to provide land to landless
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government will constitute a task force to provide land to the landless beneficiaries under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana- Gramin (PMAY-G) scheme.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Atrocities on women highest in BJP-ruled states: Maha Cong
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) The Maharashtra Congress on Wednesday said that atrocities against women are highest in Bharatiya Janata Party-ruled states and seconded Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray's suggestion to convene a special four-day session of Parliament to discuss the issue.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Jason Roy should start ahead of Warner for SRH, feels Mark Butcher
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Former England batsman Mark Butcher feels South Africa-born England cricketer Jason Roy will start ahead of Australia's David Warner when Sunrisers Hyderabad take on Delhi Capitals here later on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Vaccine must not be entry barrier for nations: Bharat Biotech Co-Founder
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Co-founder and Joint Managing Director of Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech, Suchitra Ella has said that vaccines should not be a barrier to enter into any nation.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Dozens of choppers, hundreds of Humvees transferred out of Afghanistan
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Officials from the Taliban Cultural Commission of the Ministry of Information and Culture said military equipment of the former government had been transferred out of Afghanistan.
2021-09-22
Category: International, India,International
Bricks donated by Ram worshipers to be used in Ayodhya temple
Ayodhya, Sep 22 (IANS) The more than 2 lakh bricks, given by 'Ram bhakts' and collected by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) from across the country during the three-decade-long temple movement, will now be used for the construction of the grand temple at the Ram Janambhoomi site.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Religion
Saif Ali Khan: Success is measured in strange, different ways
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan is overwhelmed with all the love coming his way for his performance in 'Bhoot Police'. He says success is measured in strange and different ways and that in a pandemic, it can be called a feather in his cap.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Sify Technologies to set up data centres with 200 MW capacity
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) The Nasdaq listed Sify Technologies Ltd will be setting up 200 MW capacity data centres over the next four years with a mix of hyperscale and retail facilities, said a company official.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy,Technology
Ananya Birla announces her debut album 'Bombay Basement'
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Singer-songwriter Ananya Birla announced her debut album 'Bombay Basement'. Ahead of the full release of the album, Ananya released the music video of the lead track 'When I'm Alone' on Tuesday night. The video also marks her maiden innings as a music video director.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
UP ATS arrests Islamic scholar in conversion racket
Meerut (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 22 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) on Wednesday arrested Islamic scholar Maulana Kaleem Siddiqui from Meerut on charges of religious conversation.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Religion
Chef of 5-star hotel held in several cases of snatching
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) A criminal may adopt different ways to get a job done or commit a crime.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
itel A26 with HD+ waterdrop display, faster face unlock now in India at Rs 5,999
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) With an aim to strengthen its smartphone portfolio, itel, India's most trusted smartphone brand, on Wednesday launched a new smartphone under A-series -- itel A26 -- ahead of the festive season in India at Rs 5,999.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Features,Technology
Tollywood drugs case: Actor Tarun appears before ED
Hyderabad, Sep 22 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate's probe in connection with a money laundering probe linked to four-year-old drugs case allegedly involving some Tollywood personalities entered the final phase with actor Tarun Kumar on Wednesday appearing before the central agency.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Southern Cinema
Five million Chinese will be working in Pakistan in next 4 years
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) There would be around five million Chinese nationals working in Pakistan by 2025, The News has reported.
2021-09-22
Category: International, India,National,Politics
India Ratings downgrades Ford India's ratings
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) Credit rating agency India Ratings and Research, downgraded Ford India Private Ltd's long term issuer rating to 'IND A+' from 'IND AA-'.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Being a tight-knit unit was our biggest strength at Tokyo: Midfielder Hardik
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Young Indian hockey midfielder Hardik Singh said on Wednesday that being a "tight-knit team" was the main reason for the side's stellar show at the Tokyo Olympic Games. India won a medal at the quadrennial showpieces - a bronze - after 41 years.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Hockey
Vijayan's free 'food kit' hits a road block
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 22 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's free distribution of monthly food kits to each and every household since the Covid pandemic began appears to have reached a dead end.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
Toolkit controversy: SC rejects plea against ex-CM Raman Singh, Sambit Patra
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed Chhattisgarh government's appeal against stay on probe against former Chief Minister Raman Singh and BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra for their tweets in connection with alleged Congress Toolkit controversy.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Narayan Khadka is new foreign minister of Nepal
Kathmandu, Sep 22 (IANS) Veteran Nepali Congress leader Narayan Khadka has been appointed as country's Foreign Minister. Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has appointed Khadka as new Foreign Minister on Wednesday morning, Deuba's private secretariat has confirmed.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Nepal,Diplomacy,Politics
An adventure lover's guide to Seychelles
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANSlife) Couples who prefer adventure, instead of lounging about all day can now pick Seychelles over Maldives for their getaway. As the country eases restrictions on travel, here's a list of all the fun you can explore.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Features,IANS Life
Fill those awkward pauses on a virtual date
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANSlife) Have you ever matched with someone online and realised you have no idea what to say to them? Do you worry about setting a bad impression with the first thing you say? In the world of virtual dating, it can be hard to think of ideas to go beyond 'hey' or 'hello', but nothing beats the chemistry of a good conversation to calm the nerves! Your first (virtual) date should be lighthearted and a two-way street. The easiest way to do so is to ask questions that matter to you and check your partner's interest in the same. All in all, don't be afraid to be yourself, after all the aim is to find someone as like-minded (or goofy) as you are.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Features,IANS Life
Early detection of Dementia
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANSlife) World Alzheimer's Day celebrated annually on September 21, aims to promote awareness about Alzhemier's and how to detect it in its early stages. Forgetfulness, confusion and behavioural changes are often brushed aside as being typical problems which occur as a normal part of aging, this contributes to significant delays in diagnosis.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,IANS Life
OBC Muslim groups too demand caste based census
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) OBC Muslim groups have now pressed for caste based census in the country which has been a major demand of political parties across the board from NDA allies to the UPA.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Execution, not planning, reason behind loss in opening ODI: Mithali
Mackay, Sep 22 (IANS) India's ODI skipper Mithali Raj said that execution, rather than planning, was the reason behind the team's nine-wicket loss to Australia in the first One-Day International here on Tuesday.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Radiant skin at a young age
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANSlife) The ongoing coronavirus pandemic brought about many disruptions in our lives, changing the way we conduct our daily business. This major shift has also brought with it longer working hours, reduction in physical activity, increasing mental stress and unhealthy diets.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Delhi-based footwear brand goes vegan
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANSlife) PETA India -- whose motto reads, in part, that "animals are not ours to wear" --opposes speciesism, a human-supremacist worldview. Thanks to video documentation found on PETA India's YouTube page a Delhi-based brand was moved enough to go Vegan, and will be among the retailers that use the "PETA-Approved Vegan" logo to help consumers choose vegan products and accessories. Other Indian companies, designers, and brands using the logo include House of Anita Dongre, Welspun India, Purvi Doshi, Paperdom, and PAIO.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
7 tips to well groomed hands
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANSlife) If you feel that clean and well-groomed hands are just an essential prerequisite for women, you might like to think twice. Men should equally pay attention to their hands because our hand houses 1,500 bacteria living on each square centimetre of its skin. You can easily assume what havoc it can create in our body because in India we have the culture of eating with our hands and spaces beneath nails can become breeding heaven for germs.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Features,IANS Life
18,000 rural youths to be provided skill training: TN govt
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government will train about 18,000 youths from the rural areas with skills to become welders, plumbers, electricians, pottery makers, tailors, and such life-sustaining skills.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
WHO chief thanks India for resuming Covid vaccine export
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The World Health Organisation on Wednesday appreciated India's decision to export the vaccines under Vaccine Maitri to COVAX.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Malaika, Geeta Kapur, Terence Lewis return to 'India's Best Dancer 2' as judges
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) The second season of 'India's Best Dancer' with the tagline 'Best Ka Next' is starting soon. The first season came in 2020 and now the show is back again with the next edition. The dance reality show will see Malaika Arora, Geeta Kapur and Terence Lewis in the panel of judges.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Instagram and FB announce Creator Day India
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANSlife) Social media platforms Instagram and Facebook announced their 2021 edition of Creator Day, scheduled to take place on September 30, 2021. The day-long virtual event will provide thousands of aspiring and emerging creators an opportunity to learn, earn and grow their communities on Instagram and Facebook.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Pak among top 10 countries where Internet freedom is on the decline
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) An international freedom advocacy group and research organisation has found Pakistan among top 10 countries in the world where Internet freedom has been on the decline and raised concerns over the rules proposed by the country that could further damage cyber liberty, Dawn reported.
2021-09-22
Category: International, India,National
Can't deny them hope: SC refuses to defer 1st NDA exam for women this year
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected the Centre's plea to defer the first National Defence Academy (NDA) exam for women candidates, and directed that women should be allowed to sit for the upcoming exam on November 14.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Immigration/Law/Rights
Adarsh Gourav: Zoya Akhtar's a daring and dynamic director
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Actor Adarsh Gourav, who gained the global spotlight with his performance in 'The White Tiger', is all set to star in Zoya Akhtar's 'Kho Gaye Hum Kahan'. He says she is a daring and dynamic director who is re-defining cinema in her own right.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Nepal recalls its ambassador to India
Kathmandu, Sep 22 (IANS) Nepals Sher Bahadur Deuba government on Tuesday decided to recall 12 ambassadors previously appointed by the K.P. Sharma Oli government, including Ambassador Nilamber Acharya from India.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Nepal,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Vidyut Jammwal-starrer 'Sanak' to release on Disney+ Hotstar Multiplex
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Action star Vidyut Jammwal's upcoming film 'Sanak - Hope Under Siege' will be released digitally on Disney+ Hotstar.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
K'taka bill to ban online skill gaming casts shadow on Fantasy Sports during IPL & T20 WC
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Karnataka Police (Amendment) Act, 2021, which was passed in the Karnataka Assembly to prohibit online skill games like fantasy sports, rummy and poker in the state, has cast a shadow on online fantasy sports.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Immigration/Law/Rights,Cricket
ZEEL to merge with Sony Pictures Networks India (Ld)
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Financially troubled Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd will merge with Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI).
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Flying squads to enforce model code of conduct in TN local polls
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) District collectors of the nine districts that are going to rural local body polls on October 6 and 9 will form flying squads led by an officer, not below the rank of an executive magistrate in Tamil Nadu.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Book portrays 20 years of Kareena Kapoor in Bollywood
Chandigarh, Sep 22 (IANS) 'From Nazneen to Naina', a book on 20 years of actress Kareena Kapoor Khan in Bollywood, was officially launched here.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Punjab,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Art/Culture/Books
Auto, realty stocks lift equity indices
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Healthy buying support along with expectations of positive cues from China rose India's key stock indices during the morning trade session on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
'Sex and the City' actor Willie Garson passes away at 57
Los Angeles, Sep 22 (IANS) Actor Willie Garson, who is known for playing Stanford Blatch in "Sex and the City" and Mozzie on "White Collar", passed away aged 57.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
K'taka assembly passes bill to stop temple demolition
Bengaluru, Sep 22 (IANS) The BJP government in Karnataka, under fire from all corners, especially from Hindu outfits on the issue of temple demolition, finally passed a law in the state Assembly to put a break to temple demolition drive in the state.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics,Religion
Severe Covid infection can lead to delirium: Study
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) Patients hospitalised with severe Covid-19 infection are highly at risk of developing cognitive impairment -- including depression and delirium -- both during the treatment and after it, finds a study.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine
India reports 26,964 new Covid cases, spike in fatalities
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) India reported 26,964 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours which remained below the 30,000 mark for the second consecutive day, Union Health Ministry's data showed on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Anand Giri's Raj connection, family resides in Bhilwara village
Jaipur, Sep 22 (IANS) Anand Giri, a disciple of Narendra Giri, who has been accused by the seer in his 7-page suicide note, is a native of Rajasthan's Bhilwara district, who left his home at the age of 13.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Religion
Nicolas Cage's 'Butcher's Crossing' sells to Saban Films
Los Angeles, Sep 22 (IANS) The rights of actor Nicolas Cage's film 'Butcher's Crossing', a frontier epic, has been acquired by Saban Films.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
realme no. 6 smartphone brand globally, aims to ship 300M units: CEO
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Riding high on the success of new launches, realme, which is now among the top six global smartphone brands, is targeting to ship 300 million handsets by 2023, a top executive said on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Britney Spears Netflix documentary to explore conservatorship
Los Angeles, Sep 22 (IANS) A documentary based on pop singer Britney Spears is one step closer to the screen and will be on Netflix.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
Delhi-NCR to witness moderate rain with thunderstorms
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Delhi woke up to a cloudy sky on Wednesday morning even as the meteorological department issued an orange alert with a possibility of moderate rains and thunderstorms later in the day.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Fugees reunite for 'The Score' 25th Anniversary tour
Los Angeles, Sep 22 (IANS) Hip-hop group Fugees, which comprises Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel, have reunited to announce their first tour in 25 years and first shows in 15 years, celebrating the anniversary of their blockbuster 1996 album 'The Score'.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
I shall try to bring back people who left BJP: Sukanta Majumdar
Kolkata, Sep 22 (IANS) The new state president of BJP Sukanta Majumdar said the party will adopt the 'stick and the carrot' method when it comes to the organisation of the party.
2021-09-22
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
US visit an occasion to strengthen strategic partnership: Modi
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Before leaving for the United State of America on Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the visit would be an occasion to strengthen the comprehensive global strategic partnership with the US.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Politics
With 4 more deaths Odisha Covid toll rises to 8,150
Bhubaneswar, Sep 22 (IANS) Odisha on Wednesday reported death of another four Covid-19 patients taking up the state toll to 8,150.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Orissa,National,Health/Medicine
SC rejects Padmanabhaswamy Temple Trust plea seeking exemption from audit
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday declined to entertain an application filed by the Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple Trust, created by the erstwhile Travancore Royal Family, seeking exemption from the audit of 25 years, which was ordered by the top court last year.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Religion
Telangana may hike bus fares, electricity charges
Hyderabad, Sep 22 (IANS) The government of Telangana may hike the bus fares and electricity tariff to overcome the losses due to the Covid-19 pandemic and increase in fuel prices.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Business/Economy,Politics
Playing cricket in the scorching heat of Dubai
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Dubai at this time of the year is no less than a hot oven with temperatures soaring to an excruciating 42 degrees C but with the Indian Premier League action returning to the Emirates, cricketers have no option but to sweat it out and take all the necessary precautions to ensure they don't succumb to heat-strokes or other heat-related illnesses.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
iPhone 13 mini tipped to be last 'mini' iPhone model
San Francisco, Sep 22 (IANS) Apple recently launched iPhone 13 lineup which includes iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Pro, as well as iPhone 13 Pro Max and now avid leaker Jon Prosser has claimed that the iPhone 14 will not include the 'mini' model.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Last coal financier China to stop building plants overseas
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Historically one of the major providers of finance to overseas coal power projects, China, in a major announcement at the UN General Assembly, said it will not build new coal fired power plants abroad.
2021-09-22
Category: International, India,Diplomacy,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Now, 2 Maldivian women claim compensation in ISRO Spy case
Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 22 (IANS) Ever since the recently reopened ISRO spy case has been making headlines, on Wednesday the news is that the two accused Maldivian women have approached the apex court through the CBI seeking a compensation of Rs 2 crore each, sources said.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Samsung discloses key features of its 200MP ISOCELL HP1 sensor
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Samsung unveiled its first 200MP mobile camera sensor-ISOCELL HP1-earlier this month and now the company has released a new video that explains all the crucial features of the new camera sensor.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Cop mistaken as militant shot by colleague in J&K's Kupwara
Srinagar, Sep 22 (IANS) A policeman, mistaken for a militant, was killed by his colleague late last evening in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Relief for consumers as fuel prices maintain stability
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Auto fuel prices in the country have maintained stability amidst volatility in global oil prices.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Allahabad HC expresses concern over parties giving tickets to criminals
Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 22 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court has expressed concern over the trend of political parties welcoming gangsters and criminals involved in organised crime into their parties and giving them tickets.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Pradhan and his team on three-day UP visit
Lucknow, Sep 22 (IANS) Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who was recently appointed party in charge for UP assembly elections, will be in Lucknow on Wednesday to hold deliberations with the state BJP functionaries.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
K'taka mulls allowing theatres, multiplexes to run full house
Bengaluru, Sep 22 (IANS) The Karnataka government is contemplating to allow theatres and multiplexes in the state to run full house. A decision will be taken in this regard in a day or two.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
People of J&K have great faith in PM Modi: Smriti Irani
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Union Women and Child Welfare Minister Smriti Irani, on her visit to Jammu and Kashmir said that the people of the union territory have great faith in Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the government is eager to fulfill the promises made to the people.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
ZEEL to merge with Sony Pictures Networks India
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Financially troubled Zee Entertainment Enterprises will merge with Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI).
2021-09-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Keep farmers' agitation above politics, Akalis ask Rajewal
Chandigarh, Sep 22 (IANS) The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has asked senior farmer leader Balbir Singh Rajewal to keep the farmers' agitation above politics. It requested him to take concrete action against hooligans who had targeted Akali workers proceeding to Delhi to participate in the party's march to Parliament.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Autopsy of Mahant Narendra Giri done, report sealed
Prayagraj (UP), Sep 22 (IANS) The autopsy of Mahant Narendra Giri who was found dead in suspicious circumstances on Monday evening, was conducted on Wednesday morning by a panel of five doctors whose names have been kept a closely guarded secret.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
3 Covid deaths reported from Bihar's Gopalganj in 3 days
Patna, Sep 22 (IANS) Bihar is returning to the clutches of Covid-19 as its Gopalganj district reported three deaths last 3 days, an official said.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Bihar,National,Health/Medicine
Mortal remains of Mahant Giri to be taken out on 'nagar yatra' today
Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 22 (IANS) The mortal remains of Akhil Bhartiya Akhara Parishad (ABAP) president, Mahant Narendra Giri, will be taken out for 'nagar yatra' (procession) in Prayagraj city on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Religion
'Top Chef' S19 helmed by Padma Lakshmi to be shot in Houston
Los Angeles, Sep 22 (IANS) Emmy-winning culinary competition 'Top Chef' has moved from Portland to Houston for its 19th edition.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
SL scientists warn China's organic fertilizer would be agriculture disaster
Colombo, Sep 22 (IANS) Sri Lankan scientists have warned that 99,000 metric tonnes of organic fertiliser stock to the tune of $63 million from China would be agriculture disaster as they contained harmful micro-organism.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Science/Tech
After poll boycott threat, TN officials to hold talks with upper caste Hindus
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) Tenkasi district administration is to hold a meeting with upper caste Hindu leaders after the community decided to boycott rural local body polls in the Valasai village of Kambaneri panchayat.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Shut pig farms to prevent Nipah epidemic: PETA to Kerala govt
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 22 (IANS) The death of a 12-year-old child in Kerala from Nipah virus, has prompted People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India to urge Kerala's minister for animal husbandry and dairy development, J. Chinchrani, to close down pig farms in the state to prevent further spread of the infection and a potential epidemic.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Owaisi meets Shivpal, terms it courtesy call
Lucknow, Sep 22 (IANS) With new political equations emerging and disappearing almost every day in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh, the All India Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi has called on Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia (PSPL) president Shivpal Yadav at his Lucknow residence.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Angry Kumble blames batsmen for Punjab's two-run loss against RR
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Punjab Kings coach Anil Kumble was left distraught following the two-run loss to Rajasthan Royals despite the fact that they had to score just eight runs in the final two overs to snatch a win in the crucial Indian Premier League match here on Tuesday.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Modi to attend Quad summit, hold bilateral meetings
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) During his visit to Washington starting on Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the Quad summit convened by President Joe Biden and hold a series of bilateral meetings with leaders.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Politics
Apple updates Mail on iCloud.com with new design
San Francisco, Sep 22 (IANS) Cupertino based tech giant Apple has updated the browser version of Mail on iCloud.com with a new look and features.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
7 get life term for burning alive 2 Dalit sisters in UP
Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 22 (IANS) A special SC/ST court has awarded life imprisonment to seven people for setting two Dalit sisters on fire in Moradabad in 2010.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
UN must bolster confidence: Xi
United Nations, Sep 22 (IANS) The UN should serve as the central platform for countries to jointly safeguard universal security, share development achievements and chart the course for the future of the world, said Chinese President Xi Jinping has said.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Politics
Tito's owner & Goa BJP ticket aspirant wants lie-detector tests of all MLAs
Panaji, Sep 22 (IANS) Former owner of Club Titos, one of the top nightclubs in Goa and an aspirant for a BJP assembly election ticket for the 2022 polls, Ricardo D'Souza, wants all MLAs to take a lie detector test to prove they have not taken bribes in public life.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Acid attack on woman in UP district
Jalaun (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 22 (IANS) A 25-year-old woman suffered severe burn injuries, following an acid attack by two bike-borne youths.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Vaccine shortage hits inoculation drive in TN
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) After two successful mega vaccination drives conducted on September 12 and 19, the inoculation drive in Tamil Nadu has been hit by the shortage of vaccines.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
B'luru BSF training camp off as 34 troopers test Covid+
Bengaluru, Sep 22 (IANS) As many as 34 security personnel of the Border Security Force (BSF) who came from Shillong in Meghalaya have tested positive for Covid-19 at the Yelahanka BSF camp here in Karnataka, sources in the health department said on Wednesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Defence/Security,Health/Medicine
Tahuhu, Green shine as New Zealand keep ODI series alive
Leicester, Sep 22 (IANS) Lea Tahuhu's five-wicket haul and a breezy unbeaten 19 helped New Zealand Women defeat England by three wickets and bring the tourists back in the five-match One-day International series at the Grace Road ground here on Tuesday evening.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
From Yoga guru to saint to accused, Anand Giri's roller-coaster life
Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 22 (IANS) From a Yoga guru to a saint to an accused -- Anand Giri's life has been a roller-coaster ride.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Religion
Kathryn Hahn to play comedy icon Joan Rivers in 'The Comeback Girl'
Los Angeles, Sep 22 (IANS) Actress Kathryn Hahn will be seen playing Joan Rivers in "The Comeback Girl," a limited series.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
FB launches two new Portal video calling devices
San Francisco, Sep 22 (IANS) Social media giant Facebook has announced two new models of its Portal video calling devices.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
By protocol, Kamala Harris will be Modi's host in Washington
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) As Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not the head of state like President Joe Biden, but the head of government, his equivalent in protocol is Vice President Kamala Harris, who is partly of Indian origin, and she will be the formal host.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Politics
Suarez brace lifts Atletico back to top of La Liga
Madrid, Sep 22 (IANS) Luis Suarez scored two headers in the last 12 minutes to give Atletico Madrid a 2-1 win away to Getafe and take them momentarily to the top of La Liga.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Football
Erdogan tones down reference to Kashmir in UN speech
United Nations, Sep 22 (IANS) Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has again raised the Kashmir issue at the United Nations, but his statement was milder compared to those he made the previous two years.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Politics
NGT directs inspection of dumping site near wildlife sanctuary in Haryana
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed for a joint inspection of a site abutting a wildlife sanctuary, where the Panchkula Municipal Corporation in Haryana has allegedly continued to dump municipal solid waste even when a solid waste management (SWM) plant was sanctioned there.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Quad summit faces changed environment after US pullout from Afghanistan (Analysis)
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) When Prime Minister Narendra Modi sits down on Friday with President Joe Biden and Prime Ministers Yoshihide Suga of Japan and Scott Morrison of Australia for their in-person summit -- the first with Biden -- they will face a world with a new set of complexities -- but also a higher level of intent by the US to involve itself in the region.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Defence/Security,Diplomacy,Politics
IIT Jodhpur researchers use plants to generate electricity from wastewater
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur (IIT-J) have demonstrated for the first time that plant-based microbial fuel cells (MFCs) can generate power profitably from wastewater compared to algae-based systems.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
I am not Donald Trump: Biden assures UNGA
United Nations, Sep 22 (IANS) It wasn't that Joe Biden vacated the time-tested plank of America First outright. No resident of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue can. But blame it on the pummelling he and Kamala Harris got on their messy exit from Kabul or the frontal challenge to their authority from Paris, US President Joe Biden wore multilateralism on his sleeve at his debut address to the UN General Assembly (UNGA).
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Politics
Over 1 mn people connect on World Peace Day
Hyderabad, Sep 22 (IANS) More than a million people from all over the world participated online on International Day of Peace celebrations.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society,IANS Life
Morphed photo angle emerges in Narendra Giri's 'suicide' case
Prayagraj, Sep 22 (IANS) Investigations into the 'mysterious' death of Akhara Parishad chief Mahant Narendra Giri are slowly opening up a can of worms that also reveal the ugly underbelly of the religious destinations.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
UN calls on Libyan parliament to focus on preparations for elections
Tripoli, Sep 22 (IANS) The UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) has called on the Libyan House of Representatives(HoR) (parliament) to focus on preparations for the upcoming elections.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya,Politics
5.8-magnitude quake hits Australia's Victoria: USGS
Sydney, Sep 22 (IANS) An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 jolted 38 km south of Mount Buller in Australia's state of Victoria on Tuesday night, the US Geological Survey said.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Australia,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Biden promises 'relentless diplomacy' in UN debut amid rift with allies
United Nations, Sep 22 (IANS) US President Joe Biden has said in a speech at the UN that the US is opening a new chapter of diplomacy after ending the two-decade Afghan war.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy
Israel reports 8,691 new Covid-19 cases
Jerusalem, Sep 22 (IANS) Israel's Ministry of Health has reported 8,691 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the tally of infections in the country to 1,242,262.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Israel,Health/Medicine
Iranian president says his country 'does not trust' US govt's promises
United Nations, Sep 22 (IANS) Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said on Tuesday that his country does not trust the promises made by the US government, while noting that he seeks effective interaction with all the countries of the world.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,International
Integrated Aroma Dairy Entrepreneurship proposed for J&K
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology, Jitendra Singh on Tuesday met Union Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Parshottam Rupala and proposed Integrated Aroma Dairy Entrepreneurship for Jammu & Kashmir to augment the income of farmers.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Man held for 'forging' vehicle insurance policies
Gurugram, Sep 22 (IANS) The Gurugram police have arrested a man on the charge of cheating a city resident by forging a vehicle insurance certificate in the name of a leading private insurance firm, the police said.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Haryana,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Owaisi's Delhi residence vandalised, 5 held
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Five people were on Tuesday detained for allegedly vandalising the Delhi residence of AIMIM chief and MP Asaduddin Owaisi, the police said.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National
Javadekar slams KCR for 'family rule' in Telangana
Hyderabad, Sep 22 (IANS) BJP leader Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday slammed Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao for his 'family rule' in the state.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Pregnant Kyrgyz woman, son found dead at Delhi flat
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) A 5-month-old pregnant Kyrgyz woman and her son, both nationals of the Central Asian country, were found dead with stab wounds at a flat here on Tuesday, police said.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
IPL 2021: Peers praise Kartik Tyagi for heroic final over
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals' medium-pacer Kartik Tyagi came in for praise from his peers for bowling a brilliant final over against Punjab Kings in which he claimed two wickets and conceded just one run to single-handedly win the IPL match for his team.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Pawan Kalyan's party to step up agitation against Vizag Steel Plant privatisation
Visakhapatnam, Sep 22 (IANS) The Jana Sena Party (JSP) has warned that it would soon get into action mode in the agitation against the disinvestment of the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
India cooperated with US troop withdrawal, evacuation from Af: US spokesperson
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) The US Defence Department has revealed that India cooperated with the US in the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan and the evacuation of its citizens and others after the Taliban took over the country on August 15, and has agreed to help those at risk there, according to a US spokesperson.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Politics
We knew we had some special bowlers, says RR skipper Samson
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals' captain Sanju Samson showered praise on his medium pacers after a stunning win over Punjab Kings in their IPL game here on Tuesday.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Order on bail of B'desh militants' minority victim on Thursday
Dhaka, Sep 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court of Bangladesh on Tuesday fixed Thursday for passing an order on the bail petition of Jhumon Das in a case filed under him under the Digital Security Act for an "objectionable" post on social media against a Hefazat-e-Islam leader.
2021-09-22
Category: International, Bangladesh,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
India needs job-makers to pin itself on global, export map: Sisodia
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) India cannot create a niche for itself on the global or export map if majority of its students still dream of becoming employees, and not job-makers, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Tuesday as he held the persisting education system and current norms in the country that deter entrepreneurs responsible for such a state of affairs.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
IPL 2021: Tyagi concedes one run in final over to shock Punjab Kings
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Young pacer Kartik Tyagi's last-over heroics guided Rajasthan Royals to a nail-biting two-run victory over Punjab Kings in their IPL game here on Tuesday.
2021-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Telangana man held for brutally assaulting 3-yr-old daughter
Hyderabad, Sep 22 (IANS) The Telangana police on Tuesday arrested a man for brutally assaulting his three-year-old daughter.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Martyrs' families to be now invited on National Police Memorial Day
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The government has, for the first time, decided to invite the family members of paramilitary martyrs on the National Police Memorial Day on October 21, an official said on Tuesday.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Defence/Security
Kartik Tyagi helps Rajasthan Royals beat Punjab by two runs
Dubai, Sep 21 (IANS) Kartik Tyagi claimed two wickets and denied Punjab Kings four runs in the final over as Rajasthan Royals won by two runs in the UAE leg of the IPL 2021 here on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Modi, Jaishankar speak to French leaders as Paris-Washington ties fray
United Nations, Sep 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Tuesday held discussions on the Indo-Pacific with leaders of France, whose relations with the United States is fraying over Washington's actions in the region.
2021-09-21
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Politics
Sun's coronal mass ejections influence accuracy of space weather prediction
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Conditions and events in the solar atmosphere like coronal mass ejections (CMEs) influence the accuracy of space weather prediction, which is crucial for the health of satellites, and this understanding will aid the interpretation of data from the upcoming Aditya-L1, India's first solar mission, a study has shown.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,Science/Tech
520 'land brokers' arrested in Assam in 24 hours
Guwahati, Sep 21 (IANS) In a bid to wipe out corruption, the Assam Police, in simultaneous raids across the state, arrested 520 "land brokers" during the past 24 hours, officials said on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Assam,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Sonowal likely to be elected to RS from Assam unopposed
Guwahati, Sep 21 (IANS) Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, who on Tuesday filed his nomination from a Rajya Sabha bypoll in Assam, is likely to be elected unopposed, as the opposition parties decided not to field any candidate against the former Chief Minister.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Assam,National,Politics
It's out of our hands, says Heather Knight on Pak tour call-off
Leicester, Sep 21 (IANS) England women team captain Heather Knight has said the team had no say in the decision to pull out of the upcoming tour of Pakistan and it was a decision taken by the country's cricket board.
2021-09-21
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Can't allow change on date of birth at fag end of career: SC
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that a plea to change date of birth by a government employee cannot be claimed as a matter of right and cannot be allowed at the fag end of the career.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Assigned by Shah, Assam CM holds talks with NSCN (IM) leaders, others
Kohima/Guwahati, Sep 21 (IANS) Hours after his meeting with Home Minister Amit Shah in Delhi, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Tuesday rushed to Dimapur and held meetings with the NSCN (IM) leaders, his Nagaland counterpart Neiphiu Rio, leaders of various political parties, Naga groups and senior government officials to take forward the much-debated Naga peace talks.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Nagaland,National,Politics
BCCI extends deadline for purchasing bid documents for new IPL teams
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Jay Shah on Tuesday said that they have decided to extend the date for purchasing the Invitation to Tender (ITT) for the right to own and operate one of two proposed new IPL teams document till October 10 from the initial deadline of October 5.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Disha case: SC panel examines two tehsildars
Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court-appointed three-member inquiry commission, probing the alleged encounter killing of four suspects in the Disha rape and murder case, on Tuesday examined two of the tehsildars who had conducted the inquest.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Keralite enters Guinness World Record by throwing 426 punches in 60 seconds
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 21 (IANS) A 24-year-old martial arts teacher and Bruce Lee fan from Kerala's Kozhikode has entered the Guinness World Records by throwing 426 punches in 60 seconds.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Kerala,Sports,Betting Central
2 DMK candidates file nominations for RS seats from TN
Chennai, Sep 21 (IANS) Two DMK leaders, Kanimozhi N.V.M. Somu and K.R.N. Rajesh Kumar, have filed their nomination papers for the two vacant seats to the Rajya Sabha from Tamil Nadu.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
ISL 2021: With balanced side, Bozidar confident of Chennaiyin's chances
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) A well-balanced side with a good combination of youth and experience will help Chennaiyin FC produce good results in the upcoming 2021-22 Indian Super League (ISL) season, feels the team's head coach Bozidar Bandovic.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Football
First estimates put kharif food grain production at 150.5 mn tonnes
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Centre on Tuesday announced that the first advance estimate for major Kharif crops for 2021-22 showed food grain production at 150.5 million tonnes (MT) and oil seeds at 23.39 MT.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Sidhartha Mallya's memoir on mental health to be released on Oct 21
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Asctor Sidhartha Mallya has had a unique life to say the least. Born into one of Indias most prominent business families, he is Vijay Mallyas son, he has had -- from an outside perspective -- what many would consider a blessed life. Appearances can often be deceiving though, and at times what was going on inside was a very different story.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz
UN Women country rep discusses woman empowerment with Odisha CM
Bhubaneswar, Sep 21 (IANS) UN Women's India representative Susan Jane Ferguson on Tuesday called on Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at his residence and discussed a range of issues concerning women empowerment in the state.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Orissa,National,Diplomacy,Politics,Immigration/Law/Rights
Bihar extends suspensions of two IPS officers till next year
Patna, Sep 21 (IANS) The Bihar government on Tuesday extended the suspension of two IPS officers, allegedly involved in corruption and having links with the sand mafia, till next year.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
CBI files disproportionate assets case against ex-NHIDCL GM
Kohima, Sep 21 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case against the former General Manager of state-owned NHIDCL at Mokokchung in northern Nagaland for possession of alleged disproportionate assets to the tune of around Rs 96.69 lakh and conducted searches at the premises of the accused and others, official sources said on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Nagaland,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Yashasvi Jaiswal will do much better in upcoming matches, says coach Jwala Singh
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals batsman Yashasvi Jaiswal's childhood coach Jwala Singh on Tuesday lavished praise on his 19-year-old prodigy, who played a crucial innings against Punjab Kings in Dubai.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Private liquor vends in Delhi to remain shut from Oct 1 to Nov 16
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Ahead of the implementation of Delhi government's new excise policy in mid-November, private liquor shops will not be operating in 105 of the 272 municipal wards of the national capital between October 1 and November 16.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
If cause of action not disclosed, can't let litigant pursue lawsuit: SC
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday said it is necessary to put an end to sham litigation to ensure that judicial time is not wasted.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Biden says Quad partnership 'elevated', US will defend allies
United Nations, Sep 21 (IANS) US President Joe Biden said on Tuesday that the Quad alliance of India, the US, Japan and Australia has been "elevated", as he declared that Washington will stand up for its allies and friends.
2021-09-21
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
IPL 2021: Arshdeep's fifer derails Rajasthan after Lomror's blitzkrieg (ld)
Dubai, Sep 21 (IANS) Punjab Kings made a decent comeback thanks to their pace duo of Arshdeep Singh and Mohammed Shami, who restricted Rajasthan Royals to 185/10 in their opening match of the UAE leg of the IPL 2021 here on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Punjab restrict Rajasthan to 185 in 20 overs
Dubai, Sep 21 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals made a superb start and were cruising at 116/3 in the 12th over before Punjab Kings reeled them in to get them bowled out for 185 off their 20 overs in their first encounter of the UAE leg of the IPL 2021 here on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
SC collegium recommends transfer of six more HC judges
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court collegium, headed by Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana, on Tuesday recommended transfer of six more judges in different high courts of the country, to the Centre.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Odisha discom official found to have assets worth Rs 2.57 cr
Bhubaneswar, Sep 21 (IANS) Odisha's Vigilance Department on Tuesday said it has found assets worth Rs 2.57 crore during the search of the house of an official of Tata Power Northern Odisha Distribution Ltd (TPNODL).
2021-09-21
Category: India, Orissa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Five held for vandalism at Owaisi's Delhi residence
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Five people were detained on Tuesday allegedly vandalising the Delhi house of AIMIM chief and MP Asaduddin Owaisi, police said.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Durand Cup: Bengaluru, Delhi FC in quarters with contrasting wins
Kolkata, Sep 21 (IANS) Former Indian Super League (ISL) winner Bengaluru FC came back from two goals down for a 5-3 win while Delhi FC held on to a lone-goal victory against Kerala Blasters as both made it to the quarter-finals of the 130th Durand Cup here on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Football
IPL 2021: Under-pressure Kohli could be 'removed as RCB captain mid-way'
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) There's a possibility that Virat Kohli could be removed as the captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) mid-way through the ongoing UAE leg of the Indian Premier League (IPL), a former India cricketer has said.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Drain expansion drive in Hyderabad to avoid flood-like situation
Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) Telangana's Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister K.T. Rama Rao on Tuesday directed the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) to develop 'nalas' (drains) to avoid a flood-like situation in Hyderabad.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
40-feet-long whale carcass washed ashore in Maha's Palghar
Palghar (Maharashtra), Sep 21 (IANS) The gigantic carcass of a 40-ft-long whale weighing over 30 tonnes, was found washed ashore from the Arabian Sea on the remote Mardes Beach in Maharashtra's Vasai on Tuesday, officials said.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Environment/Wildlife
Court restrains T'gana Cong chief from making statements against KTR
Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) A Hyderabad court on Tuesday directed Congress' Telangana unit chief A. Revanth Reddy not to make any statement linking state minister K.T. Rama Rao with the drugs scandal currently being probed by the Enforcement Directorate.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Mithali reaches milestone, completes 20,000 career runs
Mackay (Australia), Sep 21 (IANS) India ODI captain Mithali Raj has become the first woman batter to reach the milestone of 20,000 career runs in all formats of the game.
2021-09-21
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Mother, paramour sentenced to death for killing child
Kolkata, Sep 21 (IANS) After a trial lasting five years the Purulia district and session court awarded the death sentence to Mangala, the mother of a three-and a half-year girl and her paramour Sanatan Thakur for killing the child by piercing her body with seven needles. Terming the murder as a 'rarest of the rare' case and as it demands exemplary punishment the judge Ramesh Kumar Pradhan passed the death sentence on the duo.
2021-09-21
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
We have no policing authority over containers: Adani Group
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Adani Group has issued a statement on the "malicious" social media campaign against the group on the seizure of illegal drugs at Mundra Port.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Two more India beaches get 'Blue Flag' tag, total now 10
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Two more beaches in India have been accorded the coveted international eco-label 'Blue Flag' - Kovalam in Tamil Nadu and Eden in Puducherry - taking the total to ten, an official statement said on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Kangana targets Alia for appearing in ad, says it is 'anti-Hindu propaganda'
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut, most recently seen in the Jayalalitha biopic 'Thalaivii', took to her Instagram account on Tuesday to call out actress Alia Bhatt and her commercial for a jewellery brand that questions the tradition of 'Kanyadaan'.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Pak says cricket cancellations linked to 'no' to US for Afghan base
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Pakistan's Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Fawad Chaudhry, implied on Tuesday that the withdrawal of England and New Zealand cricket teams from their scheduled series in Pakistan was a result of Prime Minister Imran Khan saying "absolutely not" to the US on using Pakistan as a base for the latter's Afghan operations, the Express Tribune reported.
2021-09-21
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Sports
'Victim impact assessment' must before bail in serious offences, HC to SC
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court has suggested to the Supreme Court that in serious and grave offences, a "victim impact assessment" report should be obtained after consulting the victim and taking into account his or her family rights, before granting bail to an accused.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
New COP26 project unveiled for net zero future
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Following four months of international collaboration between academics, businesses, civil society and citizens across the globe, the COP26 'Futures We Want project' comprising India, which was unveiled on Tuesday, shines hope for an achievable, beneficial, resilient and desirable global net zero future for nations across the world.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Two die, 5 seriously injured in Bengaluru apartment complex fire
Bengaluru, Sep 21 (IANS) In a fire that broke out in an apartment in Bengaluru in Karnataka on Tuesday two women were burnt to death and five others suffered serious burn injuries. Three apartments were totally gutted.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Bus speeds through Maha-Goa border post without Covid check, 3 held
Panaji, Sep 21 (IANS) Goa Police have arrested three persons after a passenger bus from Maharashtra sped through the police check-post at the inter-state border at Patradevi, without halting for a customary Covid inspection.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Goa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Health/Medicine
Aiming for $400 bn merchandise exports in FY 21: MoS Commerce
Kochi, Sep 21 (IANS) Union Minister for State for Commerce and Industry Som Prakash on Tuesday said despite the global slowdown on account of Covid, the country's merchandise exports are showing an increasing trend.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Kerala,Business/Economy,Politics
Ramdas Athawale meets Payal Ghosh, seeks police protection for actress
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Ramdas Athawale met actress Payal Ghosh here on Tuesday. He said he had gone to take stock of the situation after she claimed on social media that she had been attacked by masked men on Monday night as she was entering a medical store.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Politics
Kubbra Sait shares prosthetics video from sci-fi series 'Foundation'
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) Actress Kubbra Sait of 'Sacred Games' fame, who plays a pivotal part in the upcoming Apple TV+ sci-fi drama series 'Foundation' starring Jared Harris, took to social media to share a glimpse of how she underwent a prosthetic makeover to get the look of her character.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Army pays tribute to 2 officers killed in Udhampur helicopter crash
Jammu, Sep 21 (IANS) The Indian Army said on Tuesday that two of its officers, who were killed in a helicopter crash in J&K's Udhampur district earlier in the day, laid down their lives in the service of the nation.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Crime/Disaster/Accident
AUKUS doesn't have any impact on QUAD: India
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) India on Tuesday said that the trilateral military treaty among Australia-UK-US or AUKUS was not very relevant from its perspective and also does not have an impact on the functioning of the QUAD.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Global cues, buying support lift domestic equities; Sensex reclaims 59K-mark (Roundup)
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) A surge in the global markets along with rising services' exports and buying support lifted India's key stock indices on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Air Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari to be next IAF chief
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Air Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari will be the next Indian Air Force chief, the government announced on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security
De Villiers gets out for zero for the 10th time in IPL
Dubai, Sep 21 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman AB de Villiers has set an unwanted record as he made a golden duck in Monday night's Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter against Kolkata Knight Riders, their first match in the UAE leg of the 2021 edition.
2021-09-21
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Gauri Lankesh murder: SC reserves order on dropping stringent section against accused
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its order on an appeal filed by filmmaker Kavitha Lankesh, sister of journalist Gauri Lankesh, challenging the Karnataka High Court order quashing charges under the Karnataka Control of Organised Crimes Act (KCOCA) against one of the accused in the murder of her sister.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Odisha to see rainfall due to low pressure over region
Bhubaneswar, Sep 21 (IANS) The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday said heavy rainfall would occur in some places of Odisha under the influence of a low pressure area that has formed over southern parts of Gangetic West Bengal and neighbourhood.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Orissa,National,Environment/Wildlife
Taliban bans broadcast of IPL matches in Afghanistan
Kabul, Sep 21 (IANS) Cricket fans in Afghanistan will not get to watch the UAE leg of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as the ruling Taliban has banned the broadcast of the matches in the country terming the content as "anti-Islamic".
2021-09-21
Category: International, Israel,Sports,Cricket
All countries should recognise EUL vaccines: WHO Chief Scientist
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) World Health Organization Chief Scientist Dr Soumya Swaminathan on Tuesday said that all countries are supposed to follow the WHO recommendations. Talking to IANS on the ongoing row over the new UK COVID travel rules that prescribed that vaccinated Indians also need to go for a 10-day quarantine Swaminathan said, "All countries are supposed to follow our recommendations. They are not binding".
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Guterres warns world on 'edge of abyss' on most fronts, Shahid projects vision of hope
United Nations, Sep 21 (IANS) UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday projected a gloomy prognosis for the world, warning that it was on the "edge of an abyss" and called for immediate action to save it from the plethora of crises ranging from the Covid pandemic and climate change to inequality and polarisation.
2021-09-21
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Environment/Wildlife,Health/Medicine
'Special campaign for oilseeds in Rabi season'
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) A special campaign would be launched to increase production of oilseeds in the rabi season with focus on mustard, sunflower, and oil palm, the Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Ministry said on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
'Not granting stay': HC declines relief to Abhishek Banerjee in PMLA case
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Tuesday declined interim relief to Trinamool Congress General Secretary Abhishek Banerjee and his wife, who sought quashing of summonses, issued by the Enforcement Directorate (ED), in connection with a money laundering case linked to alleged coal scam in West Bengal.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
From 'Budhau' to a seer - the journey of Narendra Giri
Narendra Giri, known affectionately as 'Budhau', was born in Chatauna village in Phulpur district of Uttar Pradesh. His father, Bhanu Pratap Singh, was an active member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).
2021-09-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Religion
Indian army veterans create world record, largest team with disabilities scales Siachen Glacier
Jammu, Sep 21 (IANS) Indian army veterans have created a world record of having the largest team of people with disabilities to scale the world's highest battlefield, Siachen Glacier, a defence statement said.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
'Travel to UK must be boycotted and curbs be criticized'
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Condemning the new UK travel policy that considers fully vaccinated Indians as unvaccinated and prescribes 10 days quarantine, Dr MC Mishra, Ex AIIMS director, said that people should boycott travelling to the UK as long as the new rule exists.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
India's agri, processed food exports rise over 21% YoY
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) India's agricultural and processed food products exports rose 21.8 per cent in April-August FY22, on a year-on-year basis.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
CBI arrests two foreigners in Rs 100 cr Chennai Port Trust fraud case
Chennai, Sep 21 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday said it has arrested two more accused, both foreign nationals, in connection with its ongoing investigation of a case related to foreclosure of fixed deposits of Chennai Port Trust.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
SIT to probe Mahant Narendra Giri's death
Lucknow, Sep 21 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government has set up an 18-member Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the mysterious death of Mahant Narendra Giri, the chief of the Akhil Bhartiya Akhara Parishad (ABAP).
2021-09-21
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Ex-Shiv Sena Union minister calls Sharad Pawar 'backstabber'
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) Former Shiv Sena Union minister and senior leader Anant G. Geete has spewed venom at Nationalist Congress Party President Sharad Pawar, calling him a 'backstabber', creating ripples of anxiety in the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government in Maharashtra.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
US intel must investigate viruses to stop outbreaks: Ex-FDA chief
Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) US intelligence agencies should be tasked with investigating emerging public health threats overseas to combat future disease outbreaks, a former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner has said.
2021-09-21
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine,Defence/Security
Comedy is a difficult thing to do: Samantha Akkineni
Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) Telugu actress Samantha Akkineni realised how difficult it is to make people laugh only after she completed her 2019 film "Oh Baby". She said this after receiving the Best Actress in Leading Role (Telugu) Award at the South Indian International Movie Awards (SIIMA).
2021-09-21
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
India to reciprocate if UK fails to recognize Covishield
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) India will reciprocate the same discriminatory protocols for the UK nationals if the British government fails to recognize the Indian Covid-19 vaccine Covishield, the sources said on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Health/Medicine,Politics
Jaipur to host int'l matches after 8 years; RCA chief thanks Ganguli, Shah
Jaipur, Sep 21 (IANS) As the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) selected Jaipur as one of the venues for its matches, Rajasthan Cricket Association president Vaibhav Gehlot extended his gratitude to BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah for giving the desert state a chance to host New Zealand and Sri Lanka teams in November this year and February 2022.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics,Sports
J&K sees 154 Covid recoveries, 145 new cases, 2 deaths
Srinagar, Sep 21 (IANS) Recoveries outpaced new Covid cases in J&K on Tuesday with 154 recoveries, 145 new cases, and 2 deaths reported during the last 24 hours.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine
DRDO espionage case accused received money from Dubai: Odisha Police
Bhubaneswar, Sep 21 (IANS) One of the five persons arrested on charges of leaking classified information of DRDO's Integrated Testing Range (ITR) in Chandipur received money from Dubai, the Odisha police said on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Orissa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Export Promotion Bureau to be set up in Haryana
Gurugram, Sep 21 (IANS) To promote exports, an Export Promotion Bureau will be set up in Haryana which will provide institutional support to the exporters.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Haryana,Business/Economy
IPL 2021: Punjab Kings opt to bowl against Rajasthan Royals
Dubai, Sep 21 (IANS) Punjab Kings' captain KL Rahul won the toss and decided to bowl first against Rajasthan Royals in their opening encounter of the second leg of the IPL 2021 here on Tuesday.
2021-09-21
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Time running out for Koeman after Granada debacle
Madrid, Sep 21 (IANS) The pressure continues to grow on FC Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman after his sides 1-1 draw at home to Granada on Monday night.
2021-09-21
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Football
Torrent Power acquires 156 MW wind power plants from CESC Limited
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Torrent Power Limited has entered into a Share Purchase Agreement with CESC Limited, Haldia Energy Limited and other nominal shareholders for the acquisition of 100 per cent of the share capital of Surya Vidyut Limited (the SPV), wholly owned subsidiary of CESC Limited.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Uncertainty looms over new role of ex ministers dropped in July
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Uncertainty looms over the new role of former union ministers, who were dropped from the Modi Cabinet in July, as they have yet to get any responsibility in the BJP so far.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
What is govt doing, asks Cong over 3K kg drug seizure at Adani port
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Congress launched an attack on the government over the seizure of drugs at Mundra port, alleging that it must be the largest illegal drug haul in the world. The Congress questioned the silence of the government and the measures it is taking to deal with it, particularly drugs from Afghanistan.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Top Pak actress Ayeza Khan recreates hit Sridevi song
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Leading Pakistani actress Ayeza Khan has mesmerised her millions of fans by recreating the dance moves of late Bollywood star Sridevi on the hit Lata Mangeshkar song, 'Mere Haathon Mein', from the 1989 film 'Chandni'.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz
Himachal seeks scheme to cover farmer organisations
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Urban Development and Cooperation Minister Suresh Bhardwaj on Tuesday called Union Home and Cooperation Minister Amit Shah here and sought extension of scope of scheme for coverage of farmer produce organisations as cooperative societies up to the block level.
2021-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics