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Excess rainfall hits onion supplies in Nashik APMCs

Unhal (Rabi crop) and red onions (early Kharif crop) are two varieties.

22 Nov 2019 3:33 AM

Alliance christened Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi

The CMP has been finalised and will tabled before Sena on Friday.

22 Nov 2019 3:30 AM

Koshyari issues eight point agenda for state’s functioning

A senior IAS officer said, “The order will be applicable till the new government is formed in the state.”

22 Nov 2019 3:24 AM

Sena MP Rajendra Gavit reiterates Bharat Ratna for Savarkar

The NCP and Congress had demanded that the Shiv Sena set aside its Hindutva agenda if it wanted to join hands with them to form the state government.

22 Nov 2019 3:22 AM

Sanjay Nirupam terms Cong Sena tie-up ‘suicidal’

Currently, the Congress and NCP are working out the modalities of forming the government with the Sena.

22 Nov 2019 3:19 AM

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Prince still critical, probe underway

Dr Deshmukh said that Prince is critical and that they have counseled his father in the afternoon.

22 Nov 2019 3:15 AM

Peter Mukerjea’s application seeking transfer to special cell rejected

Peter was arrested in November 2015 and since then, has been kept in a special cell at Arthur Road prison.

22 Nov 2019 3:11 AM

Teen delivers baby girl at bustling Panvel railway station

Last month, a 29-year-old woman gave birth at the ORC at Thane railway station while a baby boy was delivered at the same station in April this year.

22 Nov 2019 3:07 AM

NCP, Congress leaders to meet Uddhav Thackeray in Mumbai today

Senior Sena leader Sanjay Raut too indicated that a new government in the state will be formed before December.

22 Nov 2019 2:57 AM

‘Can you prove your grandfather was an Indian?’

Work on updating the National Register for Citizens (NRC) began in 2015 and seemed to be about more than Assam.

22 Nov 2019 2:56 AM

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The poor don’t have a monopoly on crime

Migrant labourers aren’t the only people committing crimes, for the wealthy and educated are just as prone.

22 Nov 2019 2:53 AM

Lost in translation: Migrants or criminals?

Singh adds that it's high time police took action against the owners and prepare a database of labourers.

22 Nov 2019 2:51 AM

Ram Vilas Paswan tabled false report in Parliament: DJB

The DJB vice-chairman said an independent agency has again collected samples from these 11 places.

22 Nov 2019 2:51 AM

JNU, Jamia and DU students clash with cops, 160 detained

The ABVP is demanding scrapping of the high-power committee set up by the HRD ministry following the agitation by JNU students.

22 Nov 2019 2:48 AM

Engaging Rajapaksas will be India’s best bet

Needless to say, India should try best to influence through diplomatic forums without appearing to 'poke its nose” into the neighbour's affairs.

22 Nov 2019 2:47 AM

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Farmers alone can’t be blamed for air pollution: Prakash Javadekar

They called upon the government to provide incentives to farmers so that they dispose of stubble in a more scientific manner.

22 Nov 2019 2:45 AM

Mystic Mantra: The mind is the human body’s software

The body is similar to the hardware and the mind is like the software of a computer.

22 Nov 2019 2:44 AM

A women’s ‘caliphate’ on the Syrian-Iraq border that would otherwise not exist

The camp is now home to over 70,000 people, most of whom are women and children.

22 Nov 2019 2:42 AM

JNU teachers want V-C to go, complete fee rollback

The HRD ministry panel met the JNUTA representatives which demanded a complete rollback of the hostel fee hike.

22 Nov 2019 2:41 AM

Ayodhya: Seek compromise, don’t stoke fires

After the Supreme Court verdict, its merits or demerits notwithstanding, one imagined that the tumult would subside.

22 Nov 2019 2:38 AM

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Pink ball at Eden Gardens

Virat Kohli and his men gear up for night party in Kolkata.

22 Nov 2019 2:37 AM

Imran’s ‘govt by retweet’ has no signal feat to show

The only achievements the government is currently touting is narrowing the current account deficit.

22 Nov 2019 2:32 AM

Weak domestic sentiments pull down M&A deal value

October deal activity down by 45% in value terms and 40 per cent in volume terms.

22 Nov 2019 2:30 AM

Towards pan-India NRC: Creating climate of fear?

It is a known fact that the NRC in Assam was meant to detect illegal immigrants from Bangladesh.

22 Nov 2019 2:30 AM

Pink cricket in India, at last

Spotting the ball in twilight isn't easy and the pink ball tends to do a lot more in playing tricks off the surface.

22 Nov 2019 2:28 AM

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CSB Bank IPO: Analysts say give it a miss

The Bank is going for the IPO mainly to meet the Reserve Bank of India’s requirement of listing the bank.

22 Nov 2019 2:25 AM

NRC volte-face raises spectre of turbulence

The issues involved in the discussion so far also throw up conceptual wrongheadedness about mixing up citizenship with religion.

22 Nov 2019 2:20 AM

Germany’s Nord opens third plant

The company has an installed capacity to produce 42,000 geared motors per annum.

22 Nov 2019 2:19 AM

Iffi exhibit to attract support of kids, youth

The Interactive Digital Exhibition IFFI@50 has been organised by the Bureau of Outreach and Communication under the ministry.

22 Nov 2019 2:17 AM

MEA: India will work closely with Lanka govt

Delhi expects Gotabaya to meet aspirations of Tamil community.

22 Nov 2019 2:16 AM

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Stock market enters a consolidation phase

According to analysts, the market is closely awaiting the GDP data, due on 29 November, before making the decisive move.

22 Nov 2019 2:15 AM

CBSE hikes exam fees for Class 10 & Class 12

The CBSE had in August announced a hike in board exam fees across categories.

22 Nov 2019 2:13 AM

India fares well in attitude towards women leaders

Significantly, the 2019 index has been extended this year to also measure Brazil, China, India and Russia.

22 Nov 2019 2:11 AM

Girl dies of snake bite after denied treatment for hours

The authorities concerned suspended a teacher of the school and two doctors of taluk hospitals.

22 Nov 2019 2:09 AM

Micro-lenders face a crisis in Assam

Many micro-finance borrowers in five–six districts of Assam have stopped repayment of their loans.

22 Nov 2019 2:08 AM

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31 convicted in Vyapam scam

12 imposters who wrote entrance tests for candidates and 7 middlemen were among convicts.

22 Nov 2019 2:04 AM

Viscose yarn imports soar on dumping

The industry has requested the government to levy anti-dumping duty on yarn as well.

22 Nov 2019 2:03 AM

In Assam, brides to get Rs 30,000 to buy gold

Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the state Cabinet has approved the scheme and it will come into effect from January 1, 2020.

22 Nov 2019 2:03 AM

Hema says monkeys prefer Frooti, samosas these days

he even suggested having a ‘monkey safari’ to keep them in a restricted area to avoid man animal conflict.

22 Nov 2019 1:58 AM

BPCL: Kochi Refinery fate hangs in balance

The petrochemical products from the company are expected to save foreign exchange to the tune of Rs 13,000 crore a year.

22 Nov 2019 1:58 AM

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Govt: Space technology will be used to better life

The minister said that it will be unfair to describe the mission as a failure as technologically the launch was successful.

22 Nov 2019 1:55 AM

Trend down the Mughal lane

From Humayun’s Tomb to the beloved Jama Masjid, twitter was livened up with stills from the capital’s most celebrated architecture.

22 Nov 2019 1:54 AM

Shutdown again in Kashmir Valley

A teashop outside nearby the government-run SMHS Hospital was destroyed in a similar incident a day before.

22 Nov 2019 1:51 AM

Celebrating children’s literature

The 4th edition of Big Little Book Awards recognised writers and illustrators of children’s literature.

22 Nov 2019 1:50 AM

Congress targets govt on poll bonds, SPG for Gandhis

The party alleged lack of transparency in electoral bonds and accused the Centre of “formalising governmental corruption” through this.

22 Nov 2019 1:49 AM

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Dressing up the warriors

In a freewheeling chat, designer Nachiket Barve talks about what went into creating authentic costumes for the film.

22 Nov 2019 1:48 AM

Rajapaksas’ raj: Mahinda takes charge as PM

Former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, former President Maithripala Sirisena and other political leaders were present on the occasion.

22 Nov 2019 1:46 AM

Rajinikanth honoured at IIFI

Karan Johar was chosen to give Rajini the award, and the filmmaker had nothing but praiseworthy things to say.

22 Nov 2019 1:44 AM

Huge row erupts as Pragya nominated to defence panel

The constitution of the 21-member parliamentary consultative committee on defence was notified on October 31.

22 Nov 2019 1:43 AM

Hrithik Roshan just got more expensive

Major filmmakers in the country, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Aanand Rai, Farah Khan, Aditya Chopra and Karan Johar, are now wooing him.

22 Nov 2019 1:42 AM

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A decade of marital bliss

As the couple celebrates ten years of marital bliss this year, they have chosen to keep the celebrations low-key.

22 Nov 2019 1:40 AM

Sanya Malhotra in Ekta Kapoor’s Pagglait

Balaji Telefilms and Sikhya Entertainment will bankroll the project.

22 Nov 2019 1:40 AM

Aishwarya stays smiling

The family spent time with cleft patients and encouraged them to live full lives and pursue their dreams.

22 Nov 2019 1:38 AM

Distance made PC grow fonder

The actress, who is shooting in India, shared her excitement over Jonas Brothers’ Grammy nomination.

22 Nov 2019 1:37 AM

Shah Rukh Khan to juggle two films?

The actor will apparently work with both Atlee and Rajkumar Hirani, but has not made any formal announcement.

22 Nov 2019 1:35 AM

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Green tea of all shades

The world of tea infused with flavours is all about making green tea — complete with the health benefits — tasty for all.

22 Nov 2019 1:33 AM

A historian and a painter chronicle the subcontinent

Olivia’s work is profoundly meditative and possesses immense power in its quietness.

22 Nov 2019 1:31 AM

A carnatic maestro, unplugged

In a candid chat with Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan Awardee Dr Jayanthi Kumaresh, the maestro opens up about receiving this honour.

22 Nov 2019 1:31 AM

Self-love trumps all

Life is about much trial and error, failure and success, all of which is part of anything you venture to do.

22 Nov 2019 1:28 AM

What keeps ties between US and Pakistan ticking

The US decision to make Pakistan an ally and stand by it no matter what has often hurt India.

22 Nov 2019 1:26 AM

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The Great Indian Thanksgiving!

Add these new, exciting and exotic recipes to the menu that your guests will get to feast on, this Thanksgiving! Let the ‘Hunger Games’ begin!

22 Nov 2019 1:25 AM

Executed for 500 bucks: Tihar’s sorriest hanging

Justice Kochchar was a visibly distressed man when he signed the black warrants for the two brothers — Kartar and Ujagar Singh.

22 Nov 2019 1:23 AM

Gehlot asks Adityanath to intervene in BHU students' protest for appointing Muslim professor

A group of BHU students are protesting against the appointment of a Muslim professor since past 14 days.

21 Nov 2019 9:18 PM

Paswan claims allegations on water quality 'baseless' as AAP asks him to resign

The Union Minister also challenged the Delhi Chief Minister to serve tap water supplied by the Delhi Jal Board in all official meetings.

21 Nov 2019 9:00 PM

ADATA launches a new memory module at Rs 9,198

ADATA Technology, has announced the launch of SPECTRIX D60G DDR4 memory module.

21 Nov 2019 8:45 PM

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'Electoral bonds brought in honest money in politics': Piyush Goyal

Goyal further said that the BJP govt banned cash donations above Rs 2000 on EC's advice.

21 Nov 2019 8:42 PM

DDCA chief Rajat Sharma meets Lt Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal,informs him of recent developments

Sharma along with the DDCA directors also presented Baijal with a cheque of Rs 10 lakhs on behalf of DDCA to be given to the Delhi Police.

21 Nov 2019 8:38 PM

K'taka bypolls: JD(S) candidates withdraw nomination from Athani, Hirekerur seats

JD(S) is supporting Sharath Bachegowda, an independent candidate in Hosakote constituency.

21 Nov 2019 8:30 PM

'Rajini's wonder remark meant AIADMK's stint in power again': CM K Palaniswami

Rajinikanth, earlier in the day, asserted people of Tamil Nadu will create a 'wonder and marvel' in 2021 assembly polls.

21 Nov 2019 8:09 PM

Zoook launches a pair of wireless earphones at Rs 999

French Company Zoook has launched Upbeat Sports Wireless Bluetooth In-Ear Earphones in India.

21 Nov 2019 8:01 PM

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Grab these deals on TVs this World Television Day

What better than World Television Day, to grab the best offers on a wide selection of TVs from top brands

21 Nov 2019 7:46 PM

India squad against West Indies announced; Mohammed Shami back in T20Is

The West Indies series consists of three T20Is and three ODI's.

21 Nov 2019 7:40 PM

Local body polls broke myth of BJP's stronghold in urban areas: Sachin Pilot

The ruling Congress on Tuesday secured control over 20 local government bodies out of the 49.

21 Nov 2019 7:38 PM

6,000 complaints in last 4 years of women deserted by NRI spouses

Replying to another question, Muraleedharan said 77 Indians were trapped or held captive in various countries in the last three years.

21 Nov 2019 7:19 PM

'Aim to make evidence-based policy-making integral part of governance by 2022': Modi

PM Modi was addressing the Accountants General and Deputy Accountants General conclave.

21 Nov 2019 7:12 PM

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All India Senior Selection Committee meets to pick squads for series against West Indies

The All India Senior Selection Committee met on Thursday to pick the squads for the forthcoming series against West Indies.

21 Nov 2019 7:06 PM

Jharkhand Assembly polls : BJP names 8 more candidates

Elections are scheduled to be held between November 30 and December 20 in the BJP-ruled state.

21 Nov 2019 6:59 PM

K'taka bypolls: BJP expels 2 rebel MLAs for 'anti-party activities'

The rebel MLAs were contesting the upcoming assembly bypolls independent candidates.

21 Nov 2019 6:52 PM

'Chhetri is like 29-year-old, there's no replacement for him': Igor Stimac

Chhetri is currently the second highest international goal scorers among active players, only behind Portugal superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.

21 Nov 2019 6:49 PM

Muslim league discusses Ayodhya verdict, NRC issue with Sonia Gandhi

The delegation, led by party's national president KM Kader Mohideen, also took up the abrogation of Article 370.

21 Nov 2019 6:46 PM

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World's first muslim yoga camp begins in Uttarakhand's Kotdwar

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said besides its health benefits yoga has an elevating effect on the way one looks upon things.

21 Nov 2019 6:44 PM

'PM should discuss disinvestment with all political parties and experts': Mamata Banerjee

WB CM said that disinvestment is not a solution as it will deepen the current economic crisis.

21 Nov 2019 6:41 PM

Follow these tips for happy homecomings after your travels

Before you travel, take steps to ensure a happy homecoming.

21 Nov 2019 6:30 PM

Apple's Smart Battery Cases for the iPhone 11 series are here!

Apple has launched its smart battery cases for its latest iPhone 11, Pro and Pro Max models that were launched this year.

21 Nov 2019 6:15 PM

'In 2021, people of TN will create wonder and marvel in politics': Rajnikanth

The actor's response was to a query about an AIADMK leader insisting Rajinikanth's 'spiritual politics'.

21 Nov 2019 6:13 PM

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I-League to start from November 30

The league will have 11 teams and is slated to commence on November 30 with a match between former champions Mohun Bagan FC and Aizawl FC.

21 Nov 2019 6:09 PM

'Loving England's new batting approach': Michael Vaughan

England put up a score of 241 on day one of the first Test match against New Zealand on Thursday.

21 Nov 2019 5:55 PM

Virat Kohli all set for 'historic' day-night Test against Bangladesh

During the pre-match press conference, Kohli compared the buzz for the day-night Test to the T20 World Cup match against Pakistan in 2016.

21 Nov 2019 5:54 PM

A practice match with pink ball would have been helpful, rues Mominul Haque

New BCCI president convinced BCB to play a pink ball Test, leaving no provision for a warm-up game.

21 Nov 2019 5:44 PM

Decline in number of criminal cases in Delhi: Home Ministry

There is a decline of 6.2 per cent of heinous crimes during the current year as compared to the last year.

21 Nov 2019 5:40 PM

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'Countrywide NRC will only put people through hardship': Owaisi

The AIMIM chief asserted that the exercise will especially cause hardship to minorities.

21 Nov 2019 5:40 PM

Waking up to see Test cricket takes you back to childhood: Virat Kohli

He also said that waking up to see Test cricket takes one back to their childhood.

21 Nov 2019 5:35 PM

117-crores assets of man who conned Mysore maharaja's taxidermist seized

The total value of the attached assets is Rs. 117.87 crore.

21 Nov 2019 5:29 PM

Ali Merchant: A Businessman with a Heart of Gold

Ali Merchant is a young businessman, philanthropist, and business strategist who had started a small venture at a very young age of 12.

21 Nov 2019 5:24 PM

Aussies raise AUD 1 million for rescuing koalas injured by bushfires

Online fundraiser for bushfire-hit koalas tops Aus$1 mn.

21 Nov 2019 5:21 PM

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Indian Premier League 2020 to have a ninth team?

Earlier, there were reports that there could be as many as 10 teams for the next IPL season.

21 Nov 2019 5:20 PM

MSK Prasad, panel members to select squad for ODI, T20I series vs WI for last time

Prasad, whose tenure ends this month, will be leaving the chief selector’s position vacant, along with his panel members.

21 Nov 2019 5:13 PM

Complete unanimity between Congress-NCP, will meet Sena tomorrow: Prithviraj Chavan

The Congress and NCP leaders had held a marathon meeting on Wednesday to thrash out details of their alliance.

21 Nov 2019 5:10 PM

India-UK experts begin largest study on babies with brain injury in India

According to experts, brain injury during labour or childbirth is one of the leading causes of epilepsy in babies.

21 Nov 2019 4:48 PM

Tata Centre turns pink to pay tribute to day-night Test

This is being done as the Test match will be played with a pink ball unlike the red ball used traditionally.

21 Nov 2019 4:17 PM

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Our languages, culture are our strength: Priyanka backs BHU Muslim professor's appointment

BSP president Mayawati blamed the government for the controversy, saying education and politics of religion or caste cannot be linked.

21 Nov 2019 4:06 PM

Sensex ends 76 points lower; Nifty below 12,000

After trading on a choppy note through the day, the 30-share index ended 76.47 points, or 0.19 per cent, lower at 40,575.17.

21 Nov 2019 4:05 PM

'He smells really nice': Tim Paine comments after Mohammad Rizwan comes to bat: watch

The incident happened when Rizwan came out to bat after the fall of Pakistan's fifth wicket in the ongoing first Test at The Gabba.

21 Nov 2019 4:04 PM

'Toss will be vital in the day-night Test', says Suresh Raina

Raina said that the batsmen will have their task cut out as the pink-ball will help the bowlers.

21 Nov 2019 3:58 PM

INX case: Delhi court allows ED to interrogate Chidambaram in Tihar on Nov 22, 23

The HC had dismissed the 74-year old senior Congress leader's bail plea in ED case.

21 Nov 2019 3:55 PM

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Rajya Sabha marshals spotted without military-style caps after backlash from Oppn

As soon as the House assembled to take up the Zero Hour, some members from opposition benches pointed out to the change.

21 Nov 2019 3:52 PM

Pacers will be more effective if captains use them under lights: Gautam Gambhir

India and Bangladesh will play their first-ever Day/Night Test at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata beginning on Friday.

21 Nov 2019 3:49 PM

MCA sources say that there are no plans to shift IND-WI T20 match out of Mumbai

The source also said that the association is currently waiting for the clearance from Mumbai police and the final call will be taken later.

21 Nov 2019 3:46 PM

'Not right time' says North on South Korea ASEAN summit invite: Report

South Korean President Moon Jae-in sent a letter of invitation to Kim on Nov 5.

21 Nov 2019 3:41 PM

'What have Cong, JMM done for poor?,' Amit Shah at J'khand rally

Shah addressed issues like, Ayodhya verdict, Article 370, budget in Jharkhand in the rally.

21 Nov 2019 3:40 PM

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Journey from Thomas Lopez to Tommy Blank

The band’s first single “White Baby,” is a loud, fast, and, insanely catchy take on his story.

21 Nov 2019 3:36 PM

Pandalam royal family to submit memorandum to Kerala govt for new law on Sabarimala

It was the Pandalam Royal Family that had filed the plea in the Supreme Court to be included in the administration of the temple.

21 Nov 2019 3:34 PM

Producer Ronee Dhingra and his tale of success

From producer, director to celebrity management, Ronee has proved his worth and versatility in the industry.

21 Nov 2019 3:31 PM

10-yr-old girl Kerala dies of snakebite in class; teacher sacked over ignorance

A classmate alleged that the teacher continued with the class, saying the child's father will take her to hospital.

21 Nov 2019 3:29 PM

Miquel Blázquez Font with his passion makes his Sports Journalist job more exciting and competitive

For the people in sports journalism, life begins and ends with the sports they love and report.

21 Nov 2019 3:28 PM

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Outdoor loos in Paris get historic status

What a relief! Paris show lifts taboo on historic outdoor loos.

21 Nov 2019 3:21 PM

Nurturing entrepreneurship beyond the gender bias

The winds of change in societal stereotypes have further helped fuel the impetus of this movement.

21 Nov 2019 3:08 PM

World Cup hero Ben Stokes tortures New Zealand again as England reach 241/4 on Day 1

By stumps, with Stokes in imperious form, the score had doubled and England will resume on Friday on 241 for four.

21 Nov 2019 3:06 PM

SEMrush to organise the biggest marketing show in India

The show will entail 40 international speakers from all over the world, 4 stages.

21 Nov 2019 3:01 PM

'NRC beneficial for national security, don't politicise it': Baba Ramdev

Ramdev said, 'Even if a single person is staying in India illegally, it is dangerous for national security and the unity of the country.'

21 Nov 2019 2:58 PM

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England reach 121/3 despite losing three early wickets

At tea, England were 121 for three after Root had won the toss and repeated the team's intention to 'bat long'.

21 Nov 2019 2:51 PM

4 Cong MLAs in Kerala Assembly cesured by Speaker; House adjourns sine die

The MLAs who were censured are Roji M John, I C Balakrishnan, Anwar Sadat and Eldose Kunnapally.

21 Nov 2019 2:45 PM

'Women, Sex, Love, Lust': MP railway board finds Khushwant Singh's book 'obscene'

The officer also warned him that if such literature is kept on sale in the future, a fine would be imposed.

21 Nov 2019 2:38 PM

Lankan court drops corruption charges against Gotabhaya, orders lifting travel ban

Gotabhaya will embark on his first foreign tour with a visit to India on November 29 at the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

21 Nov 2019 2:37 PM

Gifting ideas for the festive season

Give the gift of winter white this holiday season.

21 Nov 2019 2:37 PM

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Sachin Tendulkar says that D/N Test is win-win only when standard of cricket isn't compromised

India are the last among top Test-playing nations to join the 'pink ball bandwagon'.

21 Nov 2019 2:35 PM

England make cautious start after losing early wicket as they reach 61-1 at lunch

With clear skies and an easy wicket, Joe Root had no hesitation in batting first when he won the toss.

21 Nov 2019 2:33 PM

Hong Kong students' escape through 'smelly' sewer filled with snakes thwarted

The university on Kowloon peninsula is the last of 5 that protesters had occupied to use as bases from which to disrupt the city.

21 Nov 2019 2:32 PM

'Govt shouldn't run amok': Sena slams Centre over lathicharge on JNU students

As Delhi is a Union territory, the responsibility to maintain law and order rests with the Centre, it said.

21 Nov 2019 2:31 PM

There's a life-saving playlist on Spotify

We never considered the availability of a Spotify application, even lesser so, a mere playlist to become a matter of life or death.

21 Nov 2019 2:22 PM

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Virat Kohli says that India will play D/N Test in Australia but there is a condition

India is finally playing a Day/Night Test with the pink ball against Bangladesh starting on Friday.

21 Nov 2019 2:16 PM

Credited with ending civil war, Mahinda Rajapaksa sworn-in as Lanka Prime Minister

Ranil Wickremesinghe stepped down as prime minister earlier Thursday to clear the way for the president to form his government.

21 Nov 2019 2:16 PM

'A mistake on Congress' part': Nirupam on party's alliance with Sena in Maharashtra

The Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress won 56, 54 and 44 seats respectively in Maharashtra Assembly.

21 Nov 2019 1:54 PM

Australian pacers rattle Pakistan for 240 on Day 1

The pressure began to tell and with the score on 75 Masood waved at a Cummins delivery outside off stump and got an edge to Steve Smith.

21 Nov 2019 1:42 PM

'Day-Night Test would be a challenge for the spinners': former cricketer K Srikkanth

Srikanth said that it needs to be seen whether skipper Virat Kohli decides to go in with Kuldeep Yadav instead of Ravichandran Ashwin.

21 Nov 2019 1:41 PM

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Japan's Sony in talks to buy stake in India's Network18 Media: report

Ambani’s Reliance Industries Ltd, through various subsidiaries, owns a controlling stake in Network18.

21 Nov 2019 1:38 PM

Wanted man caught by Sweden police while snoozing in a furniture store

The staff contacted the police after they found the 25-year-old sleeping in the bed department.

21 Nov 2019 1:32 PM

Pakistan frustrate Australia quicks as Test series starts

Pakistan won the toss and chose to bat on a hot and humid morning in Brisbane.

21 Nov 2019 1:31 PM

Canadian PM Trudeau includes 4 Indian-origin ministers in new cabinet

Another key portfolios reshuffle was Chrystia Freeland who has been moved from foreign affairs to become Canada’s Deputy Prime Minister.

21 Nov 2019 1:21 PM

'The challenge is to play under lights with pink ball', says Daniel Vettori ahead of day/night Test

Bangladesh have four-seamers in their current line-up and they will play a crucial role for the team in the second Test.

21 Nov 2019 1:19 PM

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'Big scams': Oppn protests in Lok Sabha over disinvestment of PSUs, electoral bond

Under the electoral bonds scheme, govt had offered complete anonymity to those making donations.

21 Nov 2019 1:19 PM

Sugar-free gum can reduce dental cavities

Chewing sugar-free gum can reduce tooth decay: Study.

21 Nov 2019 1:16 PM

Pakistan won't be a pushover: Ricky Ponting warns Australia

In the practice match against Australia A at Perth, bowlers rattled the opposition by bowling with proper line and length.

21 Nov 2019 1:15 PM

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly inspects Eden Gardens pitch before India vs Bangladesh encounter

The hosts have already won the first Test match against Bangladesh, gaining a 1-0 lead in a two-match Test series.

21 Nov 2019 1:09 PM

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Madras HC grants 30-day parole to life convict Robert Payas

A division bench of justices gave the order on a plea by Payas seeking parole for making arrangements for his son's wedding.

21 Nov 2019 1:08 PM

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It is critical that young players learn from Steve Smith, David Warner: Tim Paine

Paine said Warner has not lost any of his appetites to score runs.

21 Nov 2019 1:06 PM

BPCL, SCI shares hit 52-week high after privatisation move

Shares of Shipping Corp also rose 2.12 per cent to hit a one year high of Rs 69.80 in opening trade but later pared the gains.

21 Nov 2019 1:05 PM

'Do not want Day/Night Test to become the only way to play Test matches': Virat Kohli

Kohli also compared the buzz for the day-night Test to the T20 World Cup match against Pakistan in 2016.

21 Nov 2019 12:57 PM

Ram Lalla to be presented with SC's verdict on Ayodhya by lawyers on Nov 24

Three magistrates have been assigned the duty of overseeing the arrangements for the visit of the team of lawyers.

21 Nov 2019 12:55 PM

Regular yoga can improve sleep quality

Yoga, physical therapy found to better sleep.

21 Nov 2019 12:48 PM

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India favourites to win their first Day/Night test encounter against Bangladesh

It took India a new BCCI regime under maverick former captain Sourav Ganguly to take the pink ball plunge.

21 Nov 2019 12:44 PM

Relaxing curbs, pleas on complete clampdown in J&K incorrect: Centre to SC

At the outset, the top court clarified that except for one petition it does not have any detention matters pending before it.

21 Nov 2019 12:44 PM

'Most corrupt President': At debate, Democrats agree Trump must be impeached

'The president broke the law again and again and again,' Massachusetts Sen Elizabeth Warren said in the event's opening minutes.

21 Nov 2019 12:41 PM

Analysing brain pattern can detect Alzheimer’s early

Patterns of brain activity can predict far in advance Alzheimer like memory loss: Study.

21 Nov 2019 12:26 PM

Google bars elections ads from using political leanings, voter data

Google said it would limit audience targeting for election ads to age, gender and general location at a postal code level.

21 Nov 2019 12:26 PM

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24-year-old Hyderabad techie commits suicide after shortlisted for termination

After she was informed that she has been shortlisted for termination, she went into depression and discussed the matter with her brother.

21 Nov 2019 12:17 PM

WB Guv advises ministers to concentrate on work, not react to his remarks

Either Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee should herself react or depute a specific minister to respond to 'my statements', the governor said.

21 Nov 2019 12:09 PM

US lawmakers question Google about collection of health records

The lawmakers were focused on a business partnership between Google & Ascension Health hat runs 150 hospitals & 50+ senior living facilities

21 Nov 2019 12:07 PM

How much sun exposure can cause melanoma?

Study highlights how much sunshine does your body needs to cause melanoma.

21 Nov 2019 12:04 PM

Malegaon blast accused Pragya Thakur's name in defence panel, Congress calls it as ‘insult’

Singh courted controversy when during the electoral campaign she praised Mahatma Gandhi’s killer Nathuram Godse as a patriot.

21 Nov 2019 11:58 AM

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Notes in hand, Donald Trump states his case about impeachment

Usually the president exits the White House without papers or paraphernalia in his hands.

21 Nov 2019 11:54 AM

Drive against black marketing of tickets ahead of India's first-ever day-night Test

As many as six people were arrested during the drive and 38 tickets were seized from their possession.

21 Nov 2019 11:53 AM

Possible link discovered between rheumatoid arthritis and heart disease

Study uncovers associations between rheumatoid arthritis, other ailments.

21 Nov 2019 11:49 AM

Huawei asks Canadian court to stay extradition process for CFO to United States

Huawei spokesman Benjamin Howes said that the company believes the extradition fails to meet the Canadian standard of double criminality.

21 Nov 2019 11:47 AM

Many factors must be looked into to know why Test cricket is unpopular: Rahul Dravid

According to Dravid, providing spectators with basic things like toilets, seating, and car parking can play make Test cricket popular.

21 Nov 2019 11:35 AM

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Several physiological factors cause lack of libido in older women

Why women lack libido as they age?

21 Nov 2019 11:26 AM

Intel says chip supply for personal computers remains tight

Intel had said in October that demand in the PC business was outstripping its ability to add capacity.

21 Nov 2019 11:24 AM

Wriddhiman Saha ready for India's 'historic' day-night Test match

India will play a day-night Test match against Bangladesh at Eden Gardens, starting from November 22.

21 Nov 2019 11:18 AM

IFFI 2019: Isabelle Huppert conferred with Lifetime Achievement Award

Huppert is also set to address a master class at the festival titled 'The Actor's Connect'.

21 Nov 2019 11:14 AM

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Former Twitter employee accused of spying for Saudis pleads not guilty

A federal judge in San Francisco has ordered him to be released next week, but prosecutors are appealing that decision.

21 Nov 2019 11:07 AM

Govt to offload Bharat Petroleum in state stake sell-off

Govt owns 63.75 per cent of Shipping Corp and a stake of 53.29 per cent in India’s second biggest state refiner BPCL.

21 Nov 2019 11:03 AM

Posters questioning AAP govt over incidence of diarrhea, cholera appear in Delhi

According to BIS report released by Ram Vilas Paswan on November 16, all water samples collected from Delhi failed a quality test.

21 Nov 2019 11:02 AM

Sanjay Raut assures Cong-NCP-Sena govt in Maharashtra soon

He also informed that three parties will collectively decide about power-sharing in Mumbai.

21 Nov 2019 10:56 AM

Sourav Ganguly calls India's first-ever day-night Test a 'big occasion'

India will play a day-night Test match against Bangladesh at Eden Gardens, starting from November 22.

21 Nov 2019 10:55 AM

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Some Huawei suppliers get US approval to restart sales to blacklisted firm

The Commerce department said that this was to allow limited activities which would not harm US national security or foreign policy interest.

21 Nov 2019 10:48 AM

Naseem Shah becomes youngest Test cricketer to debut in Australia

The 15-year and 279 days old right-arm seamer broke the record of former home captain Ian Craig as the youngest Test debutant.

21 Nov 2019 10:40 AM

Govt to start DHFL's bankruptcy proceedings in latest shadow banking crisis

DHFL’s owes its lenders nearly 1 trillion rupees including several mutual funds, banks, pension funds, insurance firms and retail investors.

21 Nov 2019 10:34 AM

Sri Lanka's Mahinda Rajapaksa will be sworn as PM today

Leaders of the parties that backed Gotabaya during the presidential polls will be given preference in the Cabinet.

21 Nov 2019 10:32 AM

Tottenham Hotspur name Jose Mourinho's coaching staff

Joao Sacramento, Carlos Lalin, Nuno Santos, Ricardo Formosinho and Giovanni Cerra has been named as part of Mourinho's coaching staff.

21 Nov 2019 10:31 AM

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As Israel moves towards 3rd election, Netanyahu's rival Gantz fails to form new govt

The announcement by Benny Gantz, leader of centrist Blue and White party, prolongs political paralysis that gripped nation for past year.

21 Nov 2019 10:26 AM

UP housewife wins a car during VMate’s ‘Roshan Karo India’ campaign

Sangeeta Navik of Jaunpur overtook 7 mn participants to emerge as one of the ultimate winners; receives the car with grand celebrations.

21 Nov 2019 10:23 AM

Rupee slips 8 paise to 71.89 against USD in early trade

At the interbank foreign exchange, the rupee opened at 71.83 then fell to 71.89 against the US dollar.

21 Nov 2019 10:19 AM

Sensex, Nifty start on a cautious note amid weak global cues

After opening slightly higher, the 30-share index turned negative to trade 41.31 points, or 0.10 per cent, lower at 40,610.33.

21 Nov 2019 10:13 AM

Decision on Maharashtra govt likely tomorrow: Cong

After the CWC meet, Congress leader K C Venugopal said: 'I think tomorrow we will probably have a decision in Mumbai.'

21 Nov 2019 10:09 AM

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Shooting down of Air Force chopper in February was case of ‘mistaken fratricide’: Centre

Last month, Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria described the incident as a 'big mistake'.

21 Nov 2019 10:02 AM

'Very poor' air quality leaves Delhi gasping for breath, AQI likely to fall into 'severe' zone

On Thursday, the overall Air Quality Index of the national capital is 312 with PM 10 at 142 and PM 2.5 at 72.

21 Nov 2019 9:57 AM

Excited to play rather than think about negatives: Daniel Vettori on Day/Night Test

India and Bangladesh will square off in their maiden Day/Night Test starting here on Friday.

21 Nov 2019 9:51 AM

Pakistan's 16-year-old Naseem Shah to make Test debut against Australia

Shah made the grade for first Test after impressing with his fiery spell against Australia A.

21 Nov 2019 9:47 AM

Remembering first Pink Test: Umpire Ravi's mantra was 'Late to bed and Late to Rise'

Umpiring in the first-ever pink ball match at Adelaide four years ago was not easy and Ravi prepared well in advance.

21 Nov 2019 9:45 AM

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2-year moratorium for spectrum dues to telcos: Centre

Telecom players including Airtel and Vodafone Idea had sought some relief from the telecom sector.

21 Nov 2019 9:44 AM

BJP, AAP turned Delhi from greenest to most polluted in 5 years: Cong

Congress leader Arvinder Singh Lovely also hit out at BJP Lok Sabha MPs in Delhi for having 'casual approach' towards mitigating pollution.

21 Nov 2019 9:32 AM

3-year-old dies after falling in vessel filled with sambar in Telangana

The boy succumbed to his injuries while undergoing treatment in the hospital.

21 Nov 2019 9:31 AM

Google to let sites block personalised ads under California privacy law

Google declined to elaborate on whether further measures related to the new law were forthcoming.

21 Nov 2019 9:27 AM

US Navy could remove Gallagher from SEALs, even after Trump intervention

A panel of Navy SEAL officers would convene in December to decide whether Gallagher can remain in the unit, Lawrence said.

21 Nov 2019 9:27 AM

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Finest cricketers to grace India's maiden pink ball Test

The iconic Eden Gardens is all set to witness a musical extravaganza in the presence of former cricketers, celebrities and politicians.

21 Nov 2019 9:26 AM

3 Rafale jets handed over to IAF: Centre in Parliament

However, he said two contracts have been signed with HAL for procurement of total 40 LCA and a separate lot of 20 jets.

21 Nov 2019 9:25 AM

Watch: Bundles of cash rain down from building during raid at Kolkata firm

It cannot be definitely said that there was a relation between the search operations and the shower of currency notes on the street.

21 Nov 2019 9:21 AM

Human put in suspended animation for first time

Suspended animation is when the body functions can be paused while life-saving medical procedures are performed.

21 Nov 2019 9:20 AM

US approves billion dollar naval weapons deal with India

India will use the enhanced capability as a deterrent to regional threats and to strengthen its homeland defence, it said.

21 Nov 2019 9:14 AM

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Uber to soon record audio during rides

Uber plans to soon test the feature in the US.

21 Nov 2019 9:11 AM

You can now create your own maps, stories in Google Earth

The new tools are available on Google Earth on the web.

21 Nov 2019 9:00 AM

Microsoft to integrate Gmail, Drive, Calendar into Outlook.com

The company has started testing integrating Gmail, Google Drive, and Google Calendar on some Outlook accounts.

21 Nov 2019 8:52 AM

Priyanka Chopra congratulates Jonas Brothers on bagging Grammy nominations

Priyanka heaped the praises on the singer brothers by taking to her Twitter.

21 Nov 2019 8:38 AM

Centre cancels citizenship of TRS MLA Chennamaneni Ramesh

Ramesh Chennamaneni represents the Vemulawada seat, around 150 km from state capital Hyderabad.

21 Nov 2019 8:34 AM

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Jose Mourinho: Miracle worker or busted flush?

Jose is a serial winner across Europe but his reputation was badly tarnished in the final few months of his Manchester United reign.

21 Nov 2019 8:34 AM

Govt says Chandrayaan 2's Vikram hard-landed within 500 meters of landing site

The ISRO is planning to launch Chandrayaan-3 probably in November next year.

21 Nov 2019 8:15 AM