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Petrol, diesel prices see steepest hike since July 5

Petrol price was increased by 25 paise per litre to Rs 72.42 and diesel by 24 paise to Rs 65.82 in the Delhi market.

18 Sep 2019 3:07 PM

Jonty Rhodes ranks Virat Kohli higher than world’s best Test batsman Steve Smith

Recently, Smith made the headlines after he helped his side retain the Ashes.

18 Sep 2019 3:06 PM

Samsung Launches Galaxy M30s, M10s in India

Samsung is also launching a new variant of Galaxy M30, which will now also be available in 3+32GB memory variant.

18 Sep 2019 2:59 PM

Vande Bharat connecting New Delhi-Katra to debut this Navaratri

The new Vande Bharat Express will be fit for sleeper coaches, a facility that is amiss in the existing Vande Bharat trains.

18 Sep 2019 2:59 PM

Mukesh Ambani raises stake in Reliance Industries to 48.87 per cent

The acquisition was pursuant to a scheme of arrangement not directly involving Reliance, the filing said without giving details.

18 Sep 2019 2:58 PM


Vice President Naidu expresses anguish over delay in research project in home district Nellore

The Vice President spoke to the Nellore Collector and asked him to have the legal issues resolved at the earliest.

18 Sep 2019 2:55 PM

Karnataka to announce revised fine rates under new Motor Vehicles Act today

Earlier, CM Yediyurappa had directed state transport department to slash fines under amended Motor Vehicles Act 2019.

18 Sep 2019 2:48 PM

How to reduce weight instantly

Follow these four simple guidelines to shed those extra kilos.

18 Sep 2019 2:32 PM

Meet Dilshad: 21-year-old marketing expert turned media moghul

From Dreamer to Serial Entrepreneur: Story of how Dilshad built multiple successful businesses by the age of 21.

18 Sep 2019 2:30 PM

‘Manual scavengers work in gas chambers,’ SC slams Centre for pitiable support

In India, manual scavenging was traditionally a role decided by the caste system for members of the Dalit caste.

18 Sep 2019 2:24 PM


'Naidu humiliated him several times': YSRCP blames Chandrababu for Rao's suicide

Nani even claimed that Naidu went into hiding after hearing about Rao's suicide fearing his name would be on the suicide letter.

18 Sep 2019 2:20 PM

‘Last ditch attempt to save Rajeev Kumar’: BJP’s Vijayvargiya on Mamata meeting PM Modi

On Tuesday, Kumar failed to get relief from district and sessions court in Barasat on his anticipatory bail application in Saradha case.

18 Sep 2019 2:20 PM

Watch: Andre Russell reveals gender of his unborn baby in style

Russell last played for his country in the 2019 ICC World Cup, where he suffered a knee injury.

18 Sep 2019 2:06 PM

Two senior Congress leaders along with son Karti visit P Chidambaram in Tihar

Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ahmed Patel along with son Karti Chidambaram met former finance minister.

18 Sep 2019 1:58 PM

'Pakistan ready to challenge other teams in World Test Championship': Sarfaraz Ahmed

Sarfaraz as captain has seen his team lose home Test series to Sri Lanka and New Zealand while being outclassed in South Africa.

18 Sep 2019 1:54 PM


TV makers hail scrapping of duty on open cell panel, mfg cost to go down by 3 pc

The announcement has come just ahead of the festive season sales and would positively impact the sales of LED TV panels.

18 Sep 2019 1:46 PM

'Only Mahatma Gandhi is father of nation,' says Mallikarjun Kharge

On Tuesday, Amruta Fadnavis wished Modi on his birthday and called him 'Father of our country'.

18 Sep 2019 1:45 PM

‘Can’t impose one in India’: Rajinikanth on Shah’s appeal for Hindi as common language

‘Common language not just for India but any country is good for its unity and progress,’ he also said.

18 Sep 2019 1:35 PM

US seeks UN action on Saudi attacks despite likely Russian opposition

The United States believes the attacks that crippled Saudi Arabian oil facilities last weekend originated in southwestern Iran.

18 Sep 2019 1:32 PM

China Open: PV Sindhu enters second round after easy win over Li Xuerui

India's top shuttler Sindhu beat Li Xuerui 21-18 21-12 in just 34 minutes of action.

18 Sep 2019 1:32 PM


Detoxifying your liver, kidneys and bladder is easy

These simple practices work wonders for keeping your organs healthy.

18 Sep 2019 1:30 PM

Vihang Sarnaik- A socialist, spending his fortune on the ones from where he earns

Mr. Vihang Sarnaik is one such giver of society who has a clear vision towards the betterment of it.

18 Sep 2019 1:20 PM

China Open: Sai Praneeth defeats Suppanyu Avihingsanon, to advance to second round

In the tough encounter that lasted 72-minutes, Praneeth claimed the first game 21-19 in a neck-and-neck fight.

18 Sep 2019 1:16 PM

Meet young and dynamic personality of India - Ajay Singh Tanwar

You might say when you are born in rich and renowned family life becomes easy, and you have just to enjoy every luxury of life.

18 Sep 2019 1:13 PM

Darshansinh Jadeja: A businessman known for philanthropist work

He often making headlines of local newspapers for his work like providing food for flood-affected areas in monsoon.

18 Sep 2019 1:06 PM


Sreerama Sathyanarayana Kailash is a travel influencer, blogger and an inspiration

Kailash Sreerama is now a well established name and has millions of followers on different social media sites.

18 Sep 2019 1:01 PM

Ronaldo on Messi: 'I think I have to have six to eight ballon d'Ors to be above him'

Ronaldo, 34, has won the renowned France Football magazine trophy for the world’s best player five times - as many as Messi.

18 Sep 2019 12:58 PM

Vinesh Phogat advances to 2020 Olympics

The 25-year-old scored an impressive 8-2 win over the world championship silver medallist to secure her place at the Tokyo Games.

18 Sep 2019 12:56 PM

Scotland scores 2nd highest T20I total as associate nation

Scotland defeated the Netherlands by 58 runs after scoring 252, which became the second-highest total by an associate nation in the T20I.

18 Sep 2019 12:44 PM

More space on monetary side than fiscal for boosting growth: Sanyal

Economic growth hit over six-year low of 5 per cent for the first quarter ended June 2019 mainly driven by demand slowdown.

18 Sep 2019 12:42 PM


10 Mantras to become a successful new age entrepreneur

India’s Start-up ecosystem is one of the fastest growing in the world, with over 190 deals worth USD 4 billion closed in just Q1 of 2019..

18 Sep 2019 12:42 PM

Toys that stimulate the mind is beneficial for kids

Not many in number but right kind of toys important for kids: Study.

18 Sep 2019 12:41 PM

This is what the OnePlus 7T will look like

OnePlus CEO has shown-off the OnePlus 7T ahead of impending launch.

18 Sep 2019 12:30 PM collaborate with eCell FMS framework to build startups

The participants comprised of youth from 46 colleges and eminent professors from 7 universities spread across Delhi NCR.

18 Sep 2019 12:28 PM

UP: 8-yr-old stabs class 4 student, absconding

The victim, Amir (9), was attacked by a Class 3 student on Tuesday when they were returning home from school.

18 Sep 2019 12:26 PM


Syska implements new technology to counter fake products

Syska Group has partnered with NeuroTags technology to, defend the brand from the economic and reputation damages from counterfeiting.

18 Sep 2019 12:17 PM

J&K leaders will be freed in less than 18 months: Union minister

The detained leaders include former chief ministers of J&K Farooq Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah.

18 Sep 2019 12:16 PM

Planting trees is not the cure to carbon emissions

Tree-planting to offset carbon emissions: no cure-all.

18 Sep 2019 12:15 PM

Ayodhya case: SC sets Oct 18 deadline, allows mediation

The judgement has to be delivered before CJI Gogoi retires on November 17.

18 Sep 2019 12:15 PM

BCCI state associations ask Amicus to take matters into hand after new tenure clause

The officials are required to serve a three-year cooling off period at the end of their respective tenures.

18 Sep 2019 12:13 PM


Dinesh Mongia takes retirement from all formats 12 years after playing his last international match

The 42-year-old last played cricket in 2007, during that time he was playing for Punjab.

18 Sep 2019 12:02 PM

Boldest footwear from London Fashion Show

From animal prints to thigh-highs, the boldest shoes on LFW runway!

18 Sep 2019 12:00 PM

Shock as Samsung may kill off Galaxy S and Note series

The South Korean tech giant could be paving the way for a unified branding to make space for the Galaxy Fold.

18 Sep 2019 11:04 AM

Brands showcase eco-friendly fashion at Milan Fashion Week

Top luxury fashion brands fly the green flag at Milan fashion week.

18 Sep 2019 11:03 AM

Report: Apple to invest USD 1 Billion in India

Apple is reportedly expanding its operations further, with an investment of USD 1 Billion for manufacturing in India, according to a report.

18 Sep 2019 11:03 AM


Female athletes seek speciality medical treatment later in life

Female athletes seek speciality care later than males: Study.

18 Sep 2019 10:40 AM

Israel PM battles for survival as exit polls show race too close to call

Dubbed 'King Bibi' by his supporters, Netanyahu had already been stung by his failure to form a government after an election in April.

18 Sep 2019 10:38 AM

Pak urges international community to take serious cognizance of India's statement on PoK

Pakistan's statement came hours after India said PoK is its part and one day it expects to have 'physical jurisdiction' over it.

18 Sep 2019 10:29 AM

Current Apple flagships get massive price cut in India

The Apple iPhone XR, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max get heavily discounted in India ahead of iPhone 11 debut.

18 Sep 2019 10:25 AM

Rupee rises 35 paise against US dollar in early trade

Rupee is trading at 71.43 against dollar as gains in domestic equity market and easing crude prices strengthened investor sentiments.

18 Sep 2019 10:23 AM


Apple says USD14 billion EU tax order 'defies reality and common sense'

The European Union’s order to Apple to pay EUR 13 billion (USD14 billion) in back taxes ‘defies reality and common sense’, the US firm said

18 Sep 2019 10:02 AM

Sensex rebound over 200 points; energy stocks jump as oil prices cool off

The 30-share index was trading 186.94 points, or 0.51 per cent, higher at 36,668.03.

18 Sep 2019 10:00 AM

'Andhra CM Jagan Reddy acting in vindictive manner,' says Chandrababu Naidu

The former Andhra Pradesh chief minister also alleged that lawyers of Kodela were badly treated.

18 Sep 2019 10:00 AM

China Open 2019: Busanan Ongbamrungphan defeats Saina Nehwal 21-10, 21-17

Nehwal faced an early exit from the tournament as she lost to the lower-ranked, currently 18th, Busanan in 44 minutes-long encounter.

18 Sep 2019 9:57 AM

Mumbai autorickshaw driver arrested for masturbating before women

A woman recently saw the accused masturbating, and managed to take his picture which she tweeted to the Mumbai police's Twitter account.

18 Sep 2019 9:55 AM


iPhone 11 stuns with surprising Apple hidden feature

The Apple iPhone 11 has a secret that’s allegedly inside each and every 2019 flagship.

18 Sep 2019 9:52 AM

UCL 2019-20: Visitors Valencia take advantage of missed penalty chance to defeat Chelsea 1-0 at

Spain forward Rodrigo Moreno gave the visitors the lead against the run of play in the 74th minute of the Group H game.

18 Sep 2019 9:45 AM

Facebook's Libra will be disruptive, says ECB's Coeure

Facebook announced plans to create the Libra 'stablecoin' by 2020, scaring global regulators who now scramble to come up with regulation.

18 Sep 2019 9:43 AM

44 lawmakers urge Trump admin to reinstate GSP for India

The Trump office terminated India's designation as a beneficiary developing nation under the GSP in June.

18 Sep 2019 9:29 AM

Top US antitrust regulators admit to infighting on big tech probe

Members from the bodies admitted time had been wasted time arguing who would investigate which tech company.

18 Sep 2019 9:25 AM


'Blueprint ready': Govt mulling fourth booster dose to revive economy

Last week, the government announced a slew of measures to boost exports and the real estate sector.

18 Sep 2019 9:24 AM

'Nazi, Nazi, Nazi': Chidambarams condemn Farooq Abullah's arrest under PSA

Abdullah, the 81-year-old patron of NC, was detained under the PSA on Sunday night.

18 Sep 2019 9:24 AM

UCL 2019-20: Napoli defeat title holders Liverpool 2-0

Juergen Klopp was frustrated by Liverpool’s poor finishing after his side began their Champions League title defence with a 2-0 defeat.

18 Sep 2019 9:19 AM

ISRO's message after it lost contact with Chandrayaan-2's Vikram lander

Lander Vikram lost communication with ground stations early on September 7 during its final descent.

18 Sep 2019 9:10 AM

‘Perfect’ Samsung Galaxy S11 may come with 90Hz/120Hz refresh rate

Popular smartphone insider @Universeice has just dropped a bombshell when it comes to the display on the Galaxy S11.

18 Sep 2019 9:09 AM


Facebook: New oversight board to only regulate content, can't change policy

While the new board cannot make policy, the company will be required to respond publicly to any recommendations the board makes.

18 Sep 2019 9:02 AM

UCL 2019-20: Borussia Dortmund held by Barcelona to 0-0 draw

Barca’s in-form 16-year-old Ansu Fati became the club’s youngest player to feature in a UEFA competition.

18 Sep 2019 9:01 AM

GST panel unlikely to favour tax rate cut for auto sector: sources

Total annual revenue loss could be as much as 500 bn rupees if the panel decided to lower tax rates for auto sector to 18 pc from 28 pc.

18 Sep 2019 8:58 AM

Saudi Arabia says oil output hit by drone attack to be restored by September end

Riyadh pumps some 9.9 million barrels per day (bpd) of which around 7.0 million bpd are exported, mostly to Asian markets.

18 Sep 2019 8:52 AM

Forget every 2019 flagship for this upcoming smartphone with bleeding-edge tech

This smartphone will not just be future-proof; but also come with some insane hardware that will put every other flagship to shame.

18 Sep 2019 8:45 AM


Coffee Day sells tech park for Rs 2,700 cr to Blackstone to reduce debt

The deal would help Coffee Day Enterprises Ltd (CDEL) pare its debt of nearly Rs 5,000 crore.

18 Sep 2019 8:41 AM

Kashmir may not be 'major topic' during PM Modi-Xi Jinping meeting: China

China, the all-weather ally of Pakistan, already tried to take the Kashmir issue to the UN Security Council last month.

18 Sep 2019 8:40 AM

Tom Harrison supports Ben Stokes

Stokes lashed out on the daily and called the publication immoral and heartless.

18 Sep 2019 8:39 AM

Apple is coming to India in a big way: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The government on Monday exhorted Apple to expand manufacturing base in India and use the country as an export hub.

18 Sep 2019 8:34 AM

Ahead of Mahrashtra polls, speculations arise for Shiv Sena-BJP alliance

Earlier, BJP president JP Nadda is learned to have told his party leaders that they will be fighting from all 288 seats.

18 Sep 2019 8:33 AM


Mamata Banerjee runs into PM Modi's wife, gifts her sari before boarding flight to meet him

Jashodaben was leaving the city after a two-day visit to Dhanbad in neighbouring Jharkhand.

18 Sep 2019 8:24 AM

Apple's iPad Pro may feature iPhone 11 Pro-like camera

This year, Apple is speculated to update its iPad lineup and both the 11-inch and 12.9-inch models.

18 Sep 2019 8:01 AM

Google Home can make mobile calls for you

Google Home allows users to place calls using built-in VoIP functionality.

18 Sep 2019 7:55 AM

Apple is investing whopping USD 250 million in Corning

Apple announced that it is awarding USD 250 million to support Corning's research and development.

18 Sep 2019 7:50 AM

LinkedIn now lets you flaunt your skills to potential employers

Called LinkedIn Skills Assessments, the tool requires members to take tests in skills associated with their profiles.

18 Sep 2019 7:44 AM


Facebook will now let you schedule Instagram, IGTV posts

The feature is now open to all creators and publishers with Facebook Pages.

18 Sep 2019 7:39 AM

Judge recuses himself from expelled Karnataka MLAs case

The third judge on the three-judge Supreme Court bench is Justice Ajay Rastogi.

18 Sep 2019 4:47 AM

Mamata Banerjee scheduled to meet PM Modi today

Ms Banerjee, who has been one of the most vociferous critics of the PM would meet him around 4.30 pm on Wednesday, sources said.

18 Sep 2019 4:42 AM

Doctor wins hearts by carrying patient on cot for 5 km in Odisha

Realising that the woman had suffered excess blood loss, the doctor carried out the delivery process at the village.

18 Sep 2019 4:40 AM

Navy will seek more budget to build its assets

The share of the Indian Navy in the overall defence budget has come down from 18 per cent in 2012-13 to 13.66 per cent.

18 Sep 2019 4:31 AM


CBI forms special team to trace Rajeev Kumar

The CBI also approached a Calcutta court on Tuesday to issue a non-bailable arrest warrant (NBW) against Mr Kumar.

18 Sep 2019 4:28 AM

Guwahati: Pregnant woman, sisters stripped, beaten by police

Two policemen and a woman constable were involved in torturing them throughout the night asking the whereabouts of their brother, the victim alleged.

18 Sep 2019 4:25 AM

Bipin Rawat visits Leh, reviews security on borders

The main purpose of his visit to Leh, however, was to apprise the 15th Finance Commission (FC) team led by its chairman N. K. Singh.

18 Sep 2019 4:18 AM

Daughter asks for nod to allow kin to visit Farooq Abdullah

The AI’s India chapter in a statement said that a detention order has been passed against Abdullah for “disturbing public order” under the PSA.

18 Sep 2019 4:14 AM

PoK part of India, will have ‘control’ over it: S Jaishankar

In a message to Pakistan, he said, “SAARC is about regional cooperation. You need trade and connectivity. You don’t need terrorism.”

18 Sep 2019 4:10 AM


No compromise on security of India, says home minister

Admitting that there may be some initial problem in major reforms, he assured that these would soon be sorted out.

18 Sep 2019 4:05 AM

Misuse of Article 370 led to its revocation: S Jaishankar

In response to a question, he said, beyond a point, don’t worry too much about what people will say on Kashmir.

18 Sep 2019 4:01 AM

Odisha girl in race for International kids peace prize

The girl is among a select number of nominated children from across among the world.

18 Sep 2019 3:57 AM

Bihar: 4 held for ‘rape’ of shelter home ex-inmate

The girl was rescued from the Muzaffarpur shelter home where around 44 girls were sexually assaulted by officials and employees of the facility.

18 Sep 2019 3:54 AM

ED attaches assets worth Rs 278 crore in Ponzi scam

At present, Pawan Malhan and his son Hitik are under custody of the Telangana Police in the case, said the ED.

18 Sep 2019 3:49 AM


Wishes flow in for PM Modi from across party lines

Wishes flowed in for the Prime Minister from various political leaders, cutting across party lines on his birthday.

18 Sep 2019 3:46 AM

NGOs getting government funds comes under RTI: Supreme Court

There may be cases where the finance is more than 50 per cent but still may not be called substantially financed.

18 Sep 2019 3:42 AM

BJP to hold pind daan for 80 workers killed in Bengal

The saffron party also has big plans for the Durga Puja in the state, which will begin at the end of the “pitru paksha”.

18 Sep 2019 3:38 AM

Rs 600 crore Narmada scam under probe: Kamal Nath

A whopping Rs 600 crore was spent in the name of plantation drive along the banks of Narmada.

18 Sep 2019 3:34 AM

Maharashtra poll dates may be notified tomorrow

The process is likely to get over, as per tradition, before Diwali holidays, which end on October 27, said a senior official.

18 Sep 2019 3:30 AM


Karnataka dalit MP denied entry into a village

Although some villagers seemed to relent after a while and were willing to let him into Gollarahatti, others remained adamant.

18 Sep 2019 3:15 AM

India-US relations on upward trajectory: EAM

It may be recalled that the US had waged war against the terrorist-masterminds of the 9/11 attack.

18 Sep 2019 3:11 AM

New Trai tariffs amid broadcast turmoil?

Sources said the problem may be that the regulator does not go to the bottom of the issue on what caused the hike in consumer bills in the NTO.

18 Sep 2019 3:07 AM

Give Kashmiris a chance to live: CPM’s Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami

The CPI(M) leader, a four-time MLA from Kulgam, said the current situation has given fodder to “the forces who wanted to perpetuate violence”.

18 Sep 2019 3:01 AM

Drama at airport, Yashwant Sinha sent back

However, three other members of the pressure group which calls itself “Concerned Citizens Group” were allowed to enter the city.

18 Sep 2019 2:55 AM


24K trees planted with Japanese technique

Around, 14,000 saplings have been planted near middle Vaitarna dam.

18 Sep 2019 2:30 AM

India likely to buy more oil from Russia

India OMCs may invest more in Russian oilfields.

18 Sep 2019 2:27 AM

Errant drivers on e-way to pay fine at toll plaza

It will have an automatic number plate registration system.

18 Sep 2019 2:26 AM

Green vine snake rescued from Thane

Vine snakes are usually spotted on trees and are slender, rear-fanged snakes with narrow heads.

18 Sep 2019 2:22 AM

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s vision inspired govt’s J&K move: PM Modi

TV visuals showed the Prime Minister greeting his mother with folded hands to seek her blessings.

18 Sep 2019 2:22 AM


3 tanker drivers held for BPCL oil adulteration

The police are on the lookout of one Akram Siddique, who is stated to be the kingpin of the racket that also operated in Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh.

18 Sep 2019 2:19 AM

MRI death: HC awards Rs 10L to kin

The bench noted that the accident was caused due to negligence of the hospital authorities.

18 Sep 2019 2:17 AM

Boost for Ashok Gehlot as 6 BSP MLAs join Congress in Rajasthan

The development comes ahead of civic body elections and the bypolls for two Assembly seats in the state.

18 Sep 2019 2:15 AM

Bombay HC rejects plea of aspirant denied RBI job

The RBI and the staff at the exam centre would then have made other arrangements to establish Sapkal’s bonafide, the RBI submitted.

18 Sep 2019 2:14 AM

PM should walk his talk by saving trees: Jairam Ramesh

Ramesh said that it should be noted that no one is opposing metro.

18 Sep 2019 2:13 AM


Bombay HC: No tree felling in Aarey till September 30

MMRCl claims delay in construction of car shed will cause loss of Rs 4cr per day.

18 Sep 2019 2:08 AM

Mystic Mantra: The bliss of contentment

Some people get so madly involved in the pursuit of wealth that they lose their health and finally meet a painful end.

18 Sep 2019 2:06 AM

SP demands 7 seats from Congress-NCP

In 2014, the SP had contested the Assembly election independently.

18 Sep 2019 2:04 AM

Sena slams Pawar over ‘self-respect’ remark

Sitting NCP MP Amol Kolhe was also a product of the Sena but when Mr Kolhe joined the NCP, the latter’s image remained untarnished, it added.

18 Sep 2019 2:02 AM

EC likely to announce dates today

According to sources, polling in Maharashtra may be held in two phases.

18 Sep 2019 2:00 AM


Can Congress follow Indira’s 1969 plan to revitalise itself?

The Congress cannot run with the hare and hunt with the hounds anymore.

18 Sep 2019 1:59 AM

Urmila Matondkar dismisses talk of joining Sena

The Thackeray and Matondkar families are said to be close.

18 Sep 2019 1:58 AM

Shiv Sena vandalises office of BJP mayor

Sena miffed at delay in memorial for Balasaheb.

18 Sep 2019 1:56 AM

Book AIMIM MP for sedition: Shiv Sena

Meanwhile, the issue also evoked strong reactions on social media, with several netizens criticising the MP for skipping the event.

18 Sep 2019 1:53 AM

On finding a democratic alternative to the RSS

The growing rejection of dynastic fate is in evidence all over the new India.

18 Sep 2019 1:52 AM


In unequal societies, leaders not like all others

Domestic servants tend to be seated on different tables at restaurants because they are usually not allowed at the dining table in homes either.

18 Sep 2019 1:46 AM

Kohli & Co look to draw first blood as pressure mounts on Pant

One of them is 21-year-old Rishabh Pant, who can’t be bracketed as a “youngster” anymore having made his debut back in February 2017.

18 Sep 2019 1:45 AM

Attitudes on inter-faith marriage must change

It is true that there are more inter-caste and inter-faith marriages today than in the distant past.

18 Sep 2019 1:43 AM

20-year-old woman raped by 2 near Sarai Kale Khan

The woman told the police that she is from a southern state and a graduate, the police said, adding they are verifying her claims.

18 Sep 2019 1:41 AM

No one killed Andhra’s Kodela

The government was trying to bring him to book. If he felt humiliated or harassed, there was judicial recourse available to him.

18 Sep 2019 1:39 AM


Left Unity sweeps JNUSU polls, wins all four posts

Results were declared after go-ahead from Delhi high court.

18 Sep 2019 1:39 AM

Why is SC giving so much leeway to govt?

It’s surprising the bench didn’t question the government lawyers’ assertions that newspapers in Kashmir were coming out as before.

18 Sep 2019 1:36 AM

Risk premium on oil to go up: Icra

Thus, their net realisation and cash accruals will improve unless the extant under-recovery sharing formula is changed.

18 Sep 2019 1:36 AM

Investor sentiments remain weak

The Sensex fell 642.22 points or 1.73 per cent to 36481.09, while the Nifty shed 185.90 points or 1.69 per cent to 10817.60.

18 Sep 2019 1:33 AM

Wake up and see the damage: Katrina Kaif

Aside from actively participating in the school that her mother runs down South, the actress also advocates for saving the environment.

18 Sep 2019 1:32 AM


Sikkim invites tourists to tea garden

The latest move by the Sikkim government is expected to give a major fillip to Temi Tea brand, while creating value out of its unutilised property.

18 Sep 2019 1:31 AM

GST (il)logic: Tax on biscuit 18 per cent, bread 0 per cent, rusk 5 per cent

Biscuits priced below Rs 100 per kg accounts for 25 per cent of the biscuit market in value terms and 42 per cent in volume terms.

18 Sep 2019 1:29 AM

The marriage jokes begin

Recently, the actress took to Instagram to summarise her marriage to Ranveer Singh, and she did so with two cartoons.

18 Sep 2019 1:28 AM

Mobile sales come down, but still in double-digits

No wonder, e-commerce biggies are gearing up for the festive season with special offers on mobile phones.

18 Sep 2019 1:26 AM

A father-daughter moment

Director Mahesh Bhatt was seen having a private conversation with his daughter and Sadak 2 actress Alia Bhatt.

18 Sep 2019 1:26 AM


It’s time India started acknowledging its sportswomen

The Olympic silver medalist won in a power play of 21-7 21-7 in the final that lasted just 38 minutes this August 25, 2019, in Basel, Switzerland.

18 Sep 2019 1:20 AM

Resist the stigma of dementia, let elderly live well if they can

The global campaign this year is to talk about dementia which is necessary to erase the stigma attached to it and spread awareness about its symptoms.

18 Sep 2019 1:16 AM

Knock Knock!

First impressions are always the best and the impression your door gives speaks volumes about what’s inside!

18 Sep 2019 12:31 AM

Pretty in Purple

As an eye colour, you can pair it up with a number of hues to make it stand out.

18 Sep 2019 12:24 AM

A little lip gloss goes a long way

Matte lipstick took over the market with a storm and were all the rage among fashionistas.

18 Sep 2019 12:21 AM


His battle to ballet

Mostly considered a ‘feminine’ dance form, it is no surprise that ballet is more often than not, taken up by women.

18 Sep 2019 12:16 AM

Just for laughs

Social media comedians, who post neutral content devoid of politics and polarity, weigh in on the pros and cons of being funny online.

18 Sep 2019 12:16 AM

Drive it like you own it

The newest trend in Motown is to own a sedan or a sport utility vehicle without actually buying it. Surprised? Read on.

18 Sep 2019 12:13 AM

Agents anonymous

Author Anup Vijay cooks up a RAW thriller with his audiobook in Hindi — Zero to Bravo.

18 Sep 2019 12:09 AM

For the thrill of crime fiction

Rajesh Shankaran’s second crime thriller, Switch in Time, is inspired by women who defy old patriarchal norms.

18 Sep 2019 12:07 AM


A Devilish showdown

Salman Khan, who plays ‘Devil’ in Kick, is not pleased with Ranbir Kapoor, who will be starring in Sandeep Vanga’s Devil.

18 Sep 2019 12:05 AM

A family affair

It was such a pleasure to work with her, because she is so much fun on sets.

18 Sep 2019 12:05 AM

Rishi Kapoor wants to relax

Sources close to the actor refute the rumours that Rishi Kapoor will be resuming work soon.

18 Sep 2019 12:05 AM

The mason who kept on sculpting

Just recently, Neeraj Gupta presented his oil on wood sculpture at the The Beijing International Art Biennale.

18 Sep 2019 12:05 AM

Christopher Nolan’s land

Tenet is billed as Nolan’s follow up to his Academy nominated film Dunkirk, though details on the plotline are not available thus far.

18 Sep 2019 12:04 AM


Welcome to the dark side

There's a new Joker movie round the corner, and people cannot contain their excitement.

18 Sep 2019 12:02 AM

Indian web shows look poor: Abhishek Sharma

Switching gears to the rise of the digital platforms in India, Abhishek finds that Indian web series look inexpensive and gareeb (poor).

18 Sep 2019 12:01 AM

Raising a red card to cyber terror

With increasing availability of affordable data services an social media presence, cyber bullying is on the rise!

17 Sep 2019 11:57 PM

Indian cos need to follow global standards of governance: Kumar Mangalam Birla

Issues such as professional CEOs acting as promoters and founders wielding disproportionate clout need to change, said Birla.

17 Sep 2019 10:43 PM

Power distribution sector needs drastic reforms: Power secy

Govt is working on bringing in the revised version of the scheme UDAY 2 which seeks to address power sector issues he added.

17 Sep 2019 10:30 PM


Jio tops Trai's 4G mobile broadband chart in Aug with 21.3 mbps speed

Vodafone, however, maintained lead in terms of upload with 5.5 mbps speed.

17 Sep 2019 10:28 PM

'PoK is part of India. We will physically occupy it,' says Foreign Minister S Jaishankar

The government has said the move will ensure that Jammu and Kashmir gets the same benefits as the rest of the country.

17 Sep 2019 8:55 PM

TNPL owners want better revenue sharing model, quality umpires for next edition

The BCCI ACU on Monday revealed that multiple players have reported about corrupt approaches.

17 Sep 2019 8:39 PM

How to pack efficiently: 5 tips to pack light

Please discard your ball-gowns and tiaras while packing for your trek.

17 Sep 2019 8:14 PM

'Upcoming T20Is will help in preparing for 2020 T20 World Cup': Batting coach Rathour

Rathour was appointed the new batting coach of the team last month and he succeeded Sanjay Bangar in the role.

17 Sep 2019 8:12 PM


Ascertaining well-being of Kulbushan Jadhav was priority: External Affairs Minister

Jaishankar said that India considered various factors after Pakistan was unwilling to provide unhindered, effective access to Jadhav.

17 Sep 2019 7:42 PM

'We want Zakir Naik back and we are working on that,' EAM S Jaishankar rebuts Malaysian PM

The Malaysian Prime Minister on Tuesday set up a controversy over the fugitive wanted in India on terror charges by his claim.

17 Sep 2019 7:39 PM

2008 Malegaon blast case: Court to announce order on NIA's 'in camera' plea on Oct 1

Such trial would allow accused, counsel and judge to be present during court proceedings and bar media from covering it.

17 Sep 2019 7:37 PM

ASUS ROG Phone 2 launch date announced, here's how you can also get it for free

With an unprecedented 12 GB of RAM, Snapdragon 855 Plus processor & a large 6,000 mAH battery, it may become one of the best phones of 2019

17 Sep 2019 7:34 PM

Sleeping right after eating isn’t that bad

More than when you eat, it’s how much and what you eat that matters.

17 Sep 2019 7:30 PM


Paracetamol intake during pregnancy can be problematic

Paracetamol intake during pregnancy can lead to hyperactivity and attention disorders in children.

17 Sep 2019 7:23 PM

Home Minister Amit Shah questions multi-party democracy system, asks if it is a ‘failure’

Taking dig at successive governments led by Cong, Shah said during their tenure, there was policy paralysis and govt had no direction.

17 Sep 2019 7:04 PM

Investor wealth plummets Rs 2.72 lakh crore in two days of market fall

The market capitalisation (m-cap) of BSE-listed companies eroded by Rs 2,72,593.54 crore to Rs 1,39,70,356.22 crore.

17 Sep 2019 7:04 PM

Rupee furthers loss by 18 paise as crude worries hurt sentiment

Elevated crude oil prices have emerged as major fears for India in form of fiscal slippage and inflationary pressure.

17 Sep 2019 6:46 PM

Govt mulling another booster dose to reinvigorate economy

The blue print for the stimulus is ready that would be announced by FM Nirmala Sitharaman in the next few days, an official said.

17 Sep 2019 6:39 PM


Lifestyle changes can prevent diabetes

A new study examines how changes in lifestyle patterns affect risk of diabetes.

17 Sep 2019 6:30 PM

Dan Bilzerian makes appearance at India Poker Championship 2019

The India Poker Championship featured maximum participation from Goa, followed by Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Chandigarh and Hyderabad.

17 Sep 2019 6:27 PM

Supreme Court halts execution of man who raped, murdered 2 siblings in Tamil Nadu

Majority decision concluded that convict showed no remorse for crime, and categorized it as ‘rarest of rare category’, deserving death.

17 Sep 2019 6:25 PM

Sunil Gavaskar tours USA to raises funds for over 600 child heart surgeries

The surgeries will be done by the Sathya Sai Sanjeevani Hospitals in India.

17 Sep 2019 6:07 PM

Here's how Naseer Al - Kaabi is elevating his success

Naseer Al - Kaabi has been associated with the best jockeys like Frankie Dettori.

17 Sep 2019 6:02 PM


Priyanka Chopra makes hubby Nick Jonas dance on Hauli Hauli; turning him into desi man

Priyanka Chopra ensured that Nick Jonas’s 27th birthday is unforgettable.

17 Sep 2019 5:53 PM

Petrol, diesel price see steepest hike since Budget, govt says concerned after Saudi attack

Petrol price was increased by 14 paisa per litre to Rs 72.17 and diesel by 15 paisa to Rs 65.58 per litre in New Delhi.

17 Sep 2019 5:45 PM

Sitaram Yechury dismisses Centre's claim of normalcy in J&K

He appealed to people of India to listen to voice of Kashmiris and said problem could be solved only through political discourse.

17 Sep 2019 5:34 PM

Godavari boat tragedy: 25 deaths confirmed, 21 yet to be traced

State Disaster Management Authority (SDMA) found 17 new bodies today and said that 21 are yet to be traced.

17 Sep 2019 5:26 PM

WB court reserves order on bail plea of former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar

District Sessions Judge Md Shabbar Rashidi heard the arguments from both the sides and reserved the order.

17 Sep 2019 5:22 PM


Eliminating this protein can help tackle common cold

A new research studies the enzyme targeted by cold viruses.

17 Sep 2019 5:19 PM

'India is better able to shape global agenda than ever before,' says MEA S Jaishankar

'Today, at the big debates at multilateral forums, Indian voice is today heard much more clearly,” he remarked

17 Sep 2019 4:52 PM

Apple shows off the iPhone 11 Pro's toughness in new advertisement

While iPhone's were earlier known for a fragile screen prone to shattering, Apple is choosing to dispel that image with a new advertisement.

17 Sep 2019 4:49 PM

I feel that I am on the right track, says Rohit Virwani

Virwani has taken the route of today’s millennials and is pursuing his career as a social media influencer.

17 Sep 2019 4:48 PM

70-year-old Tamil Nadu man: ‘Will abduct PV Sindhu and marry her if necessary’

As per a report by India Today, Malaisamy has filed a petition stating that he wants to get married to the 24-year-old shuttler.

17 Sep 2019 4:40 PM


Natural oils: Secret to glowing skin

Go back to nature for getting the best skin of your life.

17 Sep 2019 4:36 PM

Gujarat: Policeman attached with PM Modi’s security ‘shoots himself’

The body of the policeman has been taken to Rajpipla for post-mortem.

17 Sep 2019 4:32 PM

VB Chandrasekhar's suicide led police to investigate TNPL betting probe: Report

The 57-year-old, who committed suicide last month was the owner VB Kanchi Veerans and also ran a cricket academy named VC's nest.

17 Sep 2019 4:24 PM

Modi govt can't evade responsibility for economic slowdown, says Priyanka

Police inspector Ali Arshad said at least 40 Rohingya have been killed in Bangladesh since July last year.

17 Sep 2019 4:19 PM

'Rishabh Pant needs to bring in a bit of discipline in his cricket': Vikram Rathour

Shreyas Iyer and Manish Pandey have made a comeback in the middle-order and Rahour is expecting them to seize their opportunities.

17 Sep 2019 4:18 PM


Rape accused BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand, suffering from diarrhoea

The team of doctors told reported that the leader was suffering from diarrhoea.

17 Sep 2019 4:14 PM

CBI seeks permission to interrogate Michel in Tihar Jail in AgustaWestland case

The next hearing on the matter will be held on September 20 as Michel's lawyer Aljo K Joseph has sought time to file a response.

17 Sep 2019 4:12 PM

Fadnavis' posters defaced ahead of rally in Kolhapur

However, the police removed the posters in the morning before Fadnavis' convoy reached the place.

17 Sep 2019 4:10 PM

Sensex crashes 642 points as crude oil woes persist

After nosediving 704 points, the 30-share Sensex ended 642.22 points, or 1.73 per cent, lower at 36,481.09.

17 Sep 2019 3:58 PM

Bengaluru man designs ‘AC’ helmet for bike riders

The helmet can create a temperature drop of about 12 degrees compared to the temperature outside.

17 Sep 2019 3:55 PM


'Mann Bairagi': Akshay, Prabhas unveil first look of special feature on PM's youth

Actors Akshay Kumar and Prabhas took to social media to share the first poster of the feature.

17 Sep 2019 3:54 PM

Gold falls Rs 150 per 10 gm on weak demand

Gold is trading at Rs 38,905 per 10 gram in the bullion market here on Tuesday due to weak demand.

17 Sep 2019 3:53 PM

'Want to hear from you': PM asks suggestion from people for ‘Howdy, Modi’ speech in US

Modi has earlier asked the people for ideas for his Independence Day speech and 'Mann Ki Baat' monthly radio programme.

17 Sep 2019 3:51 PM

Steve Smith: ‘Meant a lot to receive standing ovation from crowd’

Steve Smith returned to international cricket to a chorus of boos but he walked off the pitch at the Oval to a standing ovation.

17 Sep 2019 3:51 PM

Facebook and Instagram get groovy with 4 musical features

Social media platform Facebook today launched features involving music integration on its platform along with that of Instagram’s

17 Sep 2019 3:48 PM


Narmada dam fully filled 'before schedule' for PM's b'day: MP minister

He said this disturbed the relief and rehabilitation works underway in the Madhya Pradesh areas submerged under the dam water.

17 Sep 2019 3:48 PM

Suresh Tolani reveals how he became a motivational speaker

Many of his posts have inspiring quotes with a picture of a car in the background.

17 Sep 2019 3:47 PM

Dubai’s renowned influencer Vikram Kacher reveals mantra to his success

He captured B-Town personalities like Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone amongst others through his camera.

17 Sep 2019 3:45 PM

8 killed, 10 injured in suicide attack in Afghanistan's Parwan

The Taliban movement, which has been fighting the government for years, has threatened to disrupt the process.

17 Sep 2019 3:44 PM

Indian shooter Heena Sidhu blasts Malala Yousafzai, makes her remember 2012 incident

After the Indian government decided to scrap Article 370, there has been wide spread criticism of the centre’s move to abrogate Article 370.

17 Sep 2019 3:39 PM


‘Trump gesture shows he considers PM Modi an ally’: Ex Pakistan envoy on Texas event

The previous two were on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Japan in June and on the sidelines of the G7 Summit in France in July.

17 Sep 2019 3:39 PM

All Aircel-Maxis scam cases involving Chidambarams transferred by HC

All pending matters related to this case will be handled over to Special Judge Kuhar as judge Saini is retiring at the end of September.

17 Sep 2019 3:35 PM

Neymar's Champions League ban cut to 2 games

The Brazilian criticised the referee and his assistants after Paris Saint-Germain's last-16 collapse against Manchester United in March.

17 Sep 2019 3:27 PM

All eyes on Rishabh Pant as India look to draw first blood in 2nd T20I against SA

The T20 World Cup is more than 12 months away but India captain Kohli has already detailed his plans and expectations from the youngsters.

17 Sep 2019 3:23 PM

'No reason why Rohit can't succeed as an opener in Tests', says new batting coach

India takes on Proteas in the second match tomorrow at Mohali.

17 Sep 2019 3:21 PM


‘Looks like Iran struck Saudi oilfields,’ says Trump; Rules out immediate military option

But he stressed that military retaliation was not yet on the table in response to the strike against a key US Mideast ally.

17 Sep 2019 3:19 PM

Are eggs good for you?

Move over the debate of who came first: egg benefits, or egg drawbacks?

17 Sep 2019 3:17 PM

D K Shivakumar moves HC seeking copy of his statements recorded by ED

Shivakumar, arrested by the ED, sought from the court to hold that the probe agency has no jurisdiction to invoke provisions of PMLA.

17 Sep 2019 3:16 PM

No slowdown in automobile sector, claims traders body CAIT

There is no slowdown in automobile sector. They are saying this to get a package from government, said CAIT's Praveen Khandelwal.

17 Sep 2019 3:14 PM