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Supreme Court cancels Amrapali group's registration, leases

The court also appointed the state-run National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC) to complete all its pending projects

23 Jul 2019 2:53 PM

FANG stocks take centre stage on Wall Street

The group of high-growth stocks that supercharged the S&P 500’s decade-long rally in recent years has had mixed results in 2019.

23 Jul 2019 2:51 PM

Delhi police arrest five for shooting woman in Dwarka

The incident took place in sector 12 of New Delhi.

23 Jul 2019 2:41 PM

Punjab, Haryana asked to furnish document to show Chandigarh is common capital

A division bench of the Punjab and Haryana High Court was hearing a petition on Monday filed by a lawyer, who is a Chandigarh resident.

23 Jul 2019 2:37 PM

Post sex change surgery, railway staffer unable to change details in official records

Pandey, who is a resident of Bareilly district had first moved an application to the Izzatnagar workshop general manager which didn’t work.

23 Jul 2019 2:34 PM


3 forced to consume human excreta over witchcraft suspicion in Jharkhand

The accused suspected that the victims used to perform rituals that made people fall ill in the area, the police said.

23 Jul 2019 2:33 PM

Kevin Thobias to venture in Bollywood for film marketing; read details

Marketing plays a key role for films today and Kevin is very excited to venture in Bollywood.

23 Jul 2019 2:32 PM

50 kilogram of heroin seized from two Afghan nationals

The officials also informed that the two men arrested are from Kandahar and Helmand.

23 Jul 2019 2:32 PM

TikTok parent ByteDance plans to set up data center in India

ByteDance said in a blog posted on its website on Sunday that it was taking a significant step towards establishing a data center in India.

23 Jul 2019 2:31 PM

21 Kendriya Vidyalaya buildings found unsafe in audit: HRD Ministry

The maximum of these decades-old buildings are in Maharashtra.

23 Jul 2019 2:30 PM


Karnataka Speaker has acted in most partisan manner: Pralhad Joshi

He urged the Speaker to ensure that the trust vote is not delayed further and completed today itself.

23 Jul 2019 2:28 PM

Balance your body’s chakras for a happy life

These seven chakras are present in our body and take care of our physical, mental and spiritual health.

23 Jul 2019 2:26 PM

Bihar deputy CM clears air over speculation of strained (BJP-JDU) alliance

Sushil Kumar, Nitish Kumar's deputy after his statement cleared the air about strained relationship of the alliance.

23 Jul 2019 2:26 PM

Sushmita Sen's BF Rohman tells what he loves about her in this cosy pic; check out

Sushmita and Rohman are currently busy holidaying in Armenia.

23 Jul 2019 2:26 PM

JNU sedition case: Police granted time till Sept 18 to obtain requisite sanction

The Delhi Police informed Chief Metropolitan Magistrate that the sanction is still pending before the Home Department.

23 Jul 2019 2:21 PM


Crude oil up 0.28 per cent on upbeat global cues

Analysts said the rise in crude oil futures was largely in tandem with a firming trend in global trade.

23 Jul 2019 2:20 PM

Apple boost negotiation to buy Intel's smartphone-modem chip business

Intel announced it would exit the 5G modem chip business in April.

23 Jul 2019 2:19 PM

‘Santa’ app sends creepy messages to young girl

The app is named ‘Santa Call & Text You’.

23 Jul 2019 2:16 PM

SP chief Akhilesh Yadav to lose his VIP security cover, after Home Ministry's review

He will no longer be guarded by 'black cat' commando of the National Security Guard.

23 Jul 2019 2:14 PM

17-yr-old boy climbs wall in search for ball, gets shot by businessman’s guard in UP

The boy, Arvind was rushed to BRD Medical College from where he was referred to Lucknow’s SGPGI in a critical condition.

23 Jul 2019 2:10 PM


Video: Salman Khan wants his mom to dance, her unexpected reaction is worth watching

Salman's mother caught everyone's attention with her epic reaction in the video.

23 Jul 2019 2:07 PM

Rahul Gandhi wants PM Modi to respond on Trump's mediation claim

Gandhi asserted that PM Narendra Modi should clarify on the matter, stating that a 'weak Foreign Ministry denial' won't do.

23 Jul 2019 2:02 PM

North Korea secretly aided by Huawei for building wireless networks

The Chinese telecommunications giant partnered with a state-owned Chinese firm, Panda International Information Technology Co Ltd.

23 Jul 2019 2:01 PM

Auditors to DHFL raise red flags around quarterly results

The auditors said DHFL had failed to provide them with sufficient explanation or information about these matters.

23 Jul 2019 1:55 PM

Watch: Bad driving leads to USD 140 million drug bust

The man slammed drug-filled van into empty police patrol car in Sydney, crushing its bonnet before speeding off, CCTV footage shows.

23 Jul 2019 1:52 PM


Cricket Fraternity wishes Trent Boult on his birthday

From the International Cricket Council (ICC) to the Home of Cricket, the Lord's all conveyed birthday wishes to Boult on his special day.

23 Jul 2019 1:48 PM

Naxal with Rs 1 lakh bounty on his head killed in Sukma encounter

The police have recovered one pistol and one country-made gun from the incident site.

23 Jul 2019 1:47 PM

K'taka Speaker displeased with near empty treasury benches as floor test looms ahead

The absence of legislators from the coalition gave the BJP enough ammunition.

23 Jul 2019 1:42 PM

Toyota introduces self-drive tech in Tokyo Games

The Japanese automaker on Monday unveiled a prototype of its next-generation field support robot.

23 Jul 2019 1:42 PM

Watch: Ravichandran Ashwin stuns fans with unique bowling action in TNPL

Ashwin, while bowling 20th over of the innings was seen hiding the ball behind his back during his run-up.

23 Jul 2019 1:40 PM


Huawei Mate 30 Lite leaks reveal quad-camera, punch-hole screen

The phone may run on the new Kirin 810 chip and will feature either 6GB or 8GB of RAM.

23 Jul 2019 1:33 PM

Ben Stokes didn’t request to withdraw the overthrow runs says Kumar Dharmasena

Dharmasena’s decision proved costly as England leveled with the first innings score of New Zealand who also scored 241.

23 Jul 2019 1:31 PM

Blue Star bags Rs 253 cr order from Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation

Shares of Blue Star were trading 1.53 per cent lower at Rs 736 apiece on BSE.

23 Jul 2019 1:20 PM

Ashes jerseys to have players' names, numbers for first time in Test cricket

England scripted history as they managed to win their maiden World Cup and the side will look to continue their winning momentum going.

23 Jul 2019 1:15 PM

N Korean state media releases pictures of Kim inspecting apparent submarine

Quoting Korean Central News Agency, CNN reported that he was briefed about vessel's combat weapon systems, operational, tactical data.

23 Jul 2019 12:59 PM


Panchayat Raj officer caught red-handed while taking bribe in Andhra Pradesh

ACB Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Ramanamurty said the bribe money was seized and a case was registered against the accused.

23 Jul 2019 12:58 PM

Samsung Galaxy Fold release date coming soon; passes last round of tests

Samsung has ironed out all the kinks and the Galaxy Fold is ready for prime time.

23 Jul 2019 12:57 PM

'I disagree with MSK Prasad's explanation on Ambati Rayudu': Mohd Azharuddin

Azharuddin reiterated that he would contest for the post of president of Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) when elections are held.

23 Jul 2019 12:55 PM

#MeToo accused Anu Malik to appear on this TV reality show; find out

Female singers Shweta Pandit and Sona Mohapatra had accused Anu Malik of sexual harassment.

23 Jul 2019 12:53 PM

UK PM contender Johnson's biggest controversies

During a decades-spanning career as a journalist and politician Boris Johnson has stoked plenty of controversy.

23 Jul 2019 12:48 PM


Microsoft to pay USD 25.3 million criminal fine to settle US anti-bribery charges

The US Department of Justice said Microsoft Hungary will pay the USD 8.75 million criminal fine.

23 Jul 2019 12:47 PM

Andhra Pradesh: Special havan performed to appease rain God

According to Hindu mythology, Lord Varun is considered as the God of Rains.

23 Jul 2019 12:47 PM

Kieron Pollard, Sunil Narine to play first two T20Is vs India

Andre Russell has also been included in the squad, but he will undergo a fitness test before taking part in the T20Is.

23 Jul 2019 12:47 PM

Officials asked to be prepared for drought in Jharkhand

According to MeT office data, the state has recorded a rainfall deficit of 45 per cent this year.

23 Jul 2019 12:46 PM

RIL shares gain 2.5 pc; m-cap rises by Rs 19,974 cr after Q1 earnings

The oil-to-telecom conglomerate reported a net profit of Rs 10,104 crore, or Rs 17.05 per share, in April-June.

23 Jul 2019 12:41 PM


'Had a feeling we could win World Cup', says pacer Liam Plunkett

England changed their fortunes around from the 2015 World Cup campaign when they were knocked out in the group stages itself.

23 Jul 2019 12:39 PM

'SOTY 2' star Aditya Seal to romance Kiara Advani in 'Indoo Ki Jawaani'

The film also marks the Bollywood directorial debut of Bengali writer-filmmaker Abir Sengupta.

23 Jul 2019 12:36 PM

HPCL refuses to recognise ONGC as its promoter

Oil and Natural Gas Corp in January last year bought the government's entire 51.11 pc stake in HPCL for Rs 36,915 crore.

23 Jul 2019 12:33 PM

Here's how Nivedita Chandel is taking one step further in her career

From top Model to actress, Nivedita's jouney is an inspiration for many.

23 Jul 2019 12:28 PM

Redmi Note 7S on discount, available for under Rs 10,000

The base variant of the phone, which was originally available for Rs 11,999 is now available for Rs 9,999.

23 Jul 2019 12:20 PM


'World Cup 2019 final was the best and worst day of my cricketing life': Guptill

In the super over, New Zealand needed two runs of the final ball for the win, but Guptill was run-out.

23 Jul 2019 12:18 PM

ICC bars Zimbabwe women players from travelling to England

Sikandar Raza and Solomon Mire took retirement from international cricket.

23 Jul 2019 12:17 PM

Microsoft to infuse USD 1 billion in OpenAI

Earlier this year, the group created a related for-profit entity to take in outside investment.

23 Jul 2019 12:14 PM

Here's all you need to know about stunning beauty, Gauri Mehta

She was featured in 2016 Femina Miss India, and she has also won campus Princess title at an early age.

23 Jul 2019 12:04 PM

150 Santas gather in Copenhagen for four-day event

Summertime, and the living is easy for Santas in Copenhagen.

23 Jul 2019 12:03 PM


Asus Zenfone 6 software update makes the camera even better

The new update for the device now improves on the camera performance and fixes bugs.

23 Jul 2019 12:01 PM

Isha Manju talks about what inspired her to get into 'Mom Blogging'

Isha got her husband's support and he also believed in her that she will go well in it.

23 Jul 2019 11:59 AM

MS Dhoni not to retire until Rishabh Pant gets well trained: reports

The team management requested MS Dhoni to not retire.

23 Jul 2019 11:51 AM

Yusef Reown's words and entertaining nature make him everyone's favourite

He plans on having more poem and book publications in India when he returns to the country this year.

23 Jul 2019 11:49 AM

‘No such request made by PM Modi’: Centre to Parl on Trump’s mediation claim

The minister added that it has been India’s consistent position that all outstanding issues with Pakistan are discussed only bilaterally.

23 Jul 2019 11:45 AM


Advanced cancer can be treated with personalised cell therapies

Cell therapies create personalised treatment for people with advanced cancer.

23 Jul 2019 11:37 AM

3 TDP MLAs suspended from Andhra Assembly for obstructing proceedings

K Atchannaidu, Gorantla Butchaiah Chowdary and Nimmala Ramanaidu, who are deputy leaders of TDP in the Assembly, have been suspended.

23 Jul 2019 11:36 AM

Imran Khan says Pakistan intelligence led US to Osama Bin Laden: Report

Imran Khan, who is visiting Washington on his first official trip, made his claim in an interview.

23 Jul 2019 11:28 AM

Asthma can be better combated with family support

Family support may improve asthma outcomes for children.

23 Jul 2019 11:28 AM

Air India plans to bring all 17 grounded aircraft back into operation: Lohani

Air India plans to use these aircraft on the new routes where it will start flying soon.

23 Jul 2019 11:24 AM


RTI on brink of extinction, Central govt wants to subvert Act: Sonia Gandhi

The foundations of our democracy have, as a result, been strengthened immeasurably, she said.

23 Jul 2019 11:21 AM

James Anderson looks to go back to top in Test rankings

Anderson is ranked second and has a chance to bridge the 16-point gap in the one-off Test.

23 Jul 2019 11:20 AM

Neurons could slow progression of epilepsy in newborns

Neurons help in reducing seizures in newborns: Study.

23 Jul 2019 11:15 AM

Congress slams PM Modi for keeping mum on Trump's Kashmir mediation offer

Trump, who is known to make inaccurate statements, claimed that Modi asked him to mediate on the Kashmir issue.

23 Jul 2019 11:12 AM

Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor give high dose of love with this new poster of 'Saaho'

Promising a better and the bigger experience, the makers of Saaho announced the new release date.

23 Jul 2019 11:07 AM


Cricket Fraternity wishes Colin de Grandhome on his Birthday

In the recently concluded World Cup he amassed 190 runs and scalped six wickets.

23 Jul 2019 11:05 AM

Over 161 Amarnath pilgrims administered oxygen: ITBP

A total of 2,85,381 pilgrims have paid obeisance at the Holy Cave during the first 22 days of the ongoing Yatra.

23 Jul 2019 11:04 AM

Telangana: Gram Panchayat passes resolution to banish sexual predators

The resolution comes in the midst of increasing cases of sexual assault on girls and women.

23 Jul 2019 11:02 AM

Forget about Huawei Mate X! Samsung working on arsenal of foldable smartphones

There’s not one, not two but three foldable smartphones in the works.

23 Jul 2019 10:59 AM

Shatrughan Sinha praises Priyanka Gandhi, says she is 'apt as party president'

He also compared her with former prime minister Indira Gandhi.

23 Jul 2019 10:57 AM


Noida: Policemen beat ice cream seller after being asked to pay

The entire episode was caught on a camera.

23 Jul 2019 10:53 AM

England's Jason Roy looking to make Test grade

Roy will also have the boost of walking out to bat for his debut Test innings alongside his old school friend Rory Burns.

23 Jul 2019 10:49 AM

Meet fashion and lifestyle blogger who built social media presence by embracing every pound

Weight loss among fat-acceptance influencers a fraught topic.

23 Jul 2019 10:45 AM

IMA ponzi scam: ED to produce Mansoor Khan in court today to extend judicial custody

On Saturday, a special Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) court sent Khan to ED custody till July 23.

23 Jul 2019 10:44 AM

Government to take decision on extending parliament session

A Congress leader said that there is "no urgent business" and only bills are there.

23 Jul 2019 10:39 AM


Taking goods abroad for exhibitions will not have to generate tax invoice

Goods taken abroad in this manner are required to be either sold or brought back within a period of 6 months from the date of removal.

23 Jul 2019 10:35 AM

K'taka crisis: 'Rebels back-stabbing me, not BJP,' says Shivakumar

Speaker KR Ramesh has set 6 pm deadline for the coalition government to prove their majority after a lengthy debate on Monday night.

23 Jul 2019 10:35 AM

Cristiano Ronaldo will not face rape charges in US

In January, a Spanish court handed Ronaldo a suspended two-year prison sentence for committing tax fraud while he was at Real Madrid.

23 Jul 2019 10:32 AM

Personality of teens gets affected if parents don’t give enough space

Studies reveal that parents barriers to teen independence.

23 Jul 2019 10:30 AM

UP Govt to install 251-metre-tall statue of lord Ram in Ayodhya

The CM said that lord Ram's statue would be installed on the 100 hectares of land near River Sarayu in Ayodhya.

23 Jul 2019 10:29 AM


Rupee slips 13 paise against dollar in early trade

Rupee is trading at 69.05 against dollar amid sustained foreign fund outflows and rising crude oil prices.

23 Jul 2019 10:24 AM

US Congressman apologises for Trump's 'embarrassing' remark on Kashmir

'I just apologised to Indian Ambassador Harsh Shringla for Trump's amateurish and embarrassing mistake,' Congressman Brad Sherman tweeted.

23 Jul 2019 10:16 AM

Lasith Malinga to retire after 1st ODI against Bangladesh

The 35-year-old was the team's highest wicket-taker in the recently concluded ICC Men's Cricket World Cup. He took 13 wickets.

23 Jul 2019 10:11 AM

2020 iPhone 12 to come with unmatched technology that will leave Android scrambling

A Samsung insider has detailed some of the features that will show up on the 2020 iPhone that make the handset worth upgrading.

23 Jul 2019 10:11 AM

Sensex drops over 100 points; bank stocks drag

The 30-share index was trading 103.50 points or 0.27 per cent lower at 37,927.63.

23 Jul 2019 10:06 AM


In a first, Andhra Pradesh reserves 75 per cent private jobs for locals

The Andhra assembly passed the Andhra Pradesh Employment of Local Candidates in Industries/Factories Act, 2019 on Monday.

23 Jul 2019 10:04 AM

Photo: Miranda Lambert enjoys quality time with hubby Brendan in California

The singer uploaded a video on Instagram where her husband can be seen doing the laundry shirtless.

23 Jul 2019 9:59 AM

Gareth Bale did not want to play against Bayern Munich, claims Zidane

Bale's future at Real Madrid is uncertain as he is rumoured to be in talks with Chinese Super League clubs Jiangsu Suning and Beijing Guoan.

23 Jul 2019 9:50 AM

Imran welcomes Trump's offer of mediation, says won't be resolved bilaterally

Khan, who is on a three-day official visit to the US, welcomed Trump's offer of mediation.

23 Jul 2019 9:48 AM

Peanut consumption in early childhood can reduce allergy risk

Early introduction of peanuts in babies to reduce allergy risk, study suggests.

23 Jul 2019 9:47 AM


Working on developing world's 'best cricket team', says Pakistan PM Imran Khan

He is currently on a three-day visit of the US and is scheduled to meet President Donald Trump at the White House on Monday.

23 Jul 2019 9:42 AM

‘Give us 4 weeks to appear’: 13 MLAs to K'taka Speaker on disqualification plea

Karnataka Assembly Speaker Ramesh Kumar promised that the trust vote will be held by 6 pm on Tuesday.

23 Jul 2019 9:41 AM

After Akshay Kumar, Mahika Sharma gives financial help to victims of Assam flood

She has also requested the government to first invest money to solve flood issue and then to make investment on Assam tourism.

23 Jul 2019 9:38 AM

'Rahul Gandhi is captain, no crisis within Congress,' says Ashok Gehlot

'Congress Working Committee (CWC) will take a final call on it but there is no leadership crisis,' he added.

23 Jul 2019 9:30 AM

Kashmir is India-Pakistan bilateral issue, but 'ready to assist': US

It also said Pakistan taking 'sustained and irreversible' steps against terrorism is key to a successful dialogue with India.

23 Jul 2019 9:23 AM


UP government to install 251-metre-tall statue of lord Ram in Ayodhya

The statue will be taller than the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's Statue of Unity in Gujarat. It would be the world's tallest statue.

23 Jul 2019 9:18 AM

On Chandrayaan-2 launch by ISRO, a congratulatory message from NASA

'Congrats to ISRO on the launch of Chandrayaan 2, a mission to study the Moon,' NASA tweeted.

23 Jul 2019 9:16 AM

Rise in government borrowing can weigh on corporate sector: Acharya

Acharya is leaving the central bank on Tuesday, six months before the scheduled end of his term in office, citing personal reasons.

23 Jul 2019 9:15 AM

'Afghanistan would be wiped off from the face of the Earth,' says Trump

'We've made a lot of progress over the last couple of weeks, and Pakistan has helped us with that progress,' said Trump.

23 Jul 2019 9:07 AM

Most beastly Android is here that’s giving every flagship a run for its money

High-end specs are a given when it comes to this smartphone and it’s not from the bigger brands.

23 Jul 2019 8:59 AM


Private sector plays significant role in Chandrayaan-2 mission

Companies like L&T and Godrej group contributing with hardware and testing solutions in success of Chandrayaan-2 mission.

23 Jul 2019 8:58 AM

Ex-diplomats feel Trump's Kashmir mediation remarks may hit Indo-US ties

Ex US Ambassador to India Verma said, 'The President did a lot of damage. His comments on Kashmir and Afghanistan were way off mark.'

23 Jul 2019 8:56 AM

Govt targets to add 1.3 crore income tax filers this fiscal

Thakur said 46,13,91,168 Permanent Account Numbers (PANs) have been allotted as on July 30, 2019.

23 Jul 2019 8:54 AM

Comic relief: How Mumbai got hooked to comic books from WW 2

Perhaps, comic books were their greatest giveaway. A treasure that they left behind cherished by children and adults alike, even today.

23 Jul 2019 8:49 AM

18 pc GST on flat owners paying monthly maintenance of over Rs 7,500

Tax liability would be calculated for a person who owns two or more flats in the housing society or residential complex.

23 Jul 2019 8:49 AM


Flipkart simplifies onboarding process for new sellers

To ensure easy access, the company has also stationed 13 regional teams across the country to help onboard sellers in person.

23 Jul 2019 8:44 AM

MEA rejects Trump's claims, says Modi never asked him to mediate on Kashmir

Trump, who is known to make inaccurate statements, claimed that Prime Minister Modi asked him to mediate on the Kashmir issue

23 Jul 2019 8:44 AM

'Khandaani Shafakhana' talks about importance of sex education: Sonakshi Sinha

The film, directed by Shilpi Das Gupta, revolves around a woman who inherits a sex clinic from her uncle.

23 Jul 2019 8:25 AM

Forget about Galaxy Note 10! Check out this Samsung flagship with next-gen tech

The Galaxy S11 will feature LPDDR5 RAM that’s designed to support processors later than the Snapdragon 855+.

23 Jul 2019 8:11 AM

Trump meets with tech CEOs on Huawei

The CEOs expressed strong support of the President’s policies, including national security restrictions.

23 Jul 2019 7:39 AM


Rain in, veggies out

The price of fruits and vegetables, especially tomato, has witnessed a hike all over the city and it is likely to increase further.

23 Jul 2019 7:28 AM

Hola earthlings!

Sci-fi writers have dived into the possibility of not just reaching Mars but sustaining life on there too.

23 Jul 2019 7:23 AM

Shah Rukh Khan grooms Aryan and Suhana

The king of Bollywood is taking serious interest in his kids’ education in film, and is looking to impart his knowledge to them.

23 Jul 2019 7:14 AM

Sir causes a stir

Writer Rohena Gera’s debut feature film Sir has been voted the favourite among audiences at the annual Birmingham Indian Film Festival.

23 Jul 2019 7:13 AM

AB Vajpayee shaped India’s ambition

Ex-Isro chief says former PM was catalyst behind project.

23 Jul 2019 7:01 AM


President, PM Modi hail historic lunar mission launch

Hailing Team Isro, the Congress also sought to claim credit for India’s advancement in space exploration, citing the contribution of its PMs.

23 Jul 2019 6:53 AM

A giant leap: From church of Mary Magdalene to Moon

Indian scientists have come a long way from assembling rockets inside a church to Chndrayaan-2.

23 Jul 2019 6:44 AM

Sushil Modi says Bihar poll will be fought under Nitish

As the CM had ordered a probe, BJP leaders questioned his intentions and started speaking against the coalition in the state.

23 Jul 2019 6:37 AM

British era cannons kept at Raj Bhavan

The cannons, covered in mud, were found partially buried at the foothill below the Raj Bhavan during a tree plantation drive.

23 Jul 2019 6:34 AM

Headless Cong: MPs to seek Sonia Gandhi help to tide over crisis

The MPs might request former Congress president Sonia Gandhi as early as Tuesday morning to make some interim arrangement.

23 Jul 2019 6:32 AM


Binoy moves HC against rape FIR

The petition will come up for hearing this week.

23 Jul 2019 6:32 AM

HC asks Rlys to make local trains more disabled-friendly

The court had also suggested increasing the halt time of trains at each station for the convenience of disabled persons.

23 Jul 2019 6:30 AM

Court gives relief to Tata, others in defamation case

The high court quashed criminal proceeding initiated by a local magistrate court.

23 Jul 2019 6:28 AM

Speeding car kills 2 in Navi Mumbai; driver arrested

A case of rash driving, culpable homicide not amounting to murder and drunk driving has been registered.

23 Jul 2019 6:27 AM

Lok Sabha passes amendment to RTI Act, uproar erupts

Unhappy with this, members of the Opposition parties staged a walkout.

23 Jul 2019 6:26 AM


Major fire breaks out in MTNL building; 84 rescued

Though the fire did not affect the floors where switch rooms and test rooms are located, telephone connectivity in some part of Bandra was affected.

23 Jul 2019 6:25 AM

RN Ravi posting fuels talks of interim Naga rebels govt

According to NPF, Mr Ravi was the interlocutor on the Naga talks and closely associated with the Naga problem.

23 Jul 2019 6:22 AM

2 years on, woman awaits financial aid

Following the tragedy, Mrs Doipode was given an assurance by the civic authorities.

23 Jul 2019 6:22 AM

Savitri river fumes after sulphur gets washed in

Activists also raised concern about the river’s crocodile population being affected by the sulphur.

23 Jul 2019 6:20 AM

Chhattisgarh: Now Maoists design ‘scare crow bomb’ to target forces

Maoists deployed the IED-connected scarecrow on roadside to target security forces passing through the route particularly after dusk.

23 Jul 2019 6:19 AM


Tussle between Sena, BJP over launching project

Chaudhari nevertheless contradicted Ms Ghosalkar's claims.

23 Jul 2019 6:18 AM

Goyal: 9 railway stations would be revamped too

The announcement was made by Mr Goyal recently, when he launched the restoration work of the 166-year-old Byculla station on the Central line.

23 Jul 2019 6:15 AM

Facelift for Byculla station

Restoration work at historic station to cost Rs 3.5 crore.

23 Jul 2019 6:14 AM

PM, SHAH Praise CM Fadnavis on his birthday

Their greetings assume significance since they clearly indicate that the CM enjoys the full support of the high command.

23 Jul 2019 6:11 AM

Two forced to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’

On seeing some passers-by, the accused sped away.

23 Jul 2019 6:09 AM


Chandrayaan-2 off to moon, liftoff perfect

Its target is a region near the moon’s mysterious south pole, where no other missions have so far explored.

23 Jul 2019 3:04 AM

J&K governor: Made my ‘kill’ remark in a fit of anger

The governor has pledged that his administration will not spare anyone who indulged in corrupt practices.

23 Jul 2019 2:58 AM

Oppn to hold meet today, seek more time for bills

Democracy and Parliament are being murdered, says Derek O’Brien.

23 Jul 2019 2:54 AM

China can’t pick the new Dalai Lama, say Tibetans

The Tibetan government-in-exile has sought India’s support on this issue of the Dalai Lama’s reincarnation.

23 Jul 2019 2:47 AM

Odisha: Shelter home head arrested for assault

The district sub-collector along with the members of district child protection unit also conducted a raid in the shelter home.

23 Jul 2019 2:04 AM


No rules on sexual assault at religious places: Supreme Court

The senior counsel Khanna pointed out that a large number of women regularly work at these places of worship voluntarily or as staff of the ashrams.

23 Jul 2019 2:00 AM

Lt Gen Naravane named next vice-chief, may succeed Rawat

Gen. Rawat was appointed as Army Chief in December 2016, by superseding two officers senior to him.

23 Jul 2019 1:55 AM

Fitness Factory & ProSlim biggest gym Inauguration by Govinda and Tina Ahuja

Open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, Fitness Factory & ProSlim offers expedient and within your means weight loss methods.

23 Jul 2019 1:28 AM

To fast-track regularisation, CM accepts Centre’s terms

Last week, the AAP government had released Rs 500 crore for development works in these colonies.

23 Jul 2019 1:24 AM

Youth stabbed to death for intervening in fight

The CCTV footage of the incident is circulating on social media.

23 Jul 2019 1:22 AM


Tiwari fears BJP fund misuse, says clear cheque in a month

Tiwari issued these directions after cheques related events and other expenditures were put up before him for approval after several months.

23 Jul 2019 1:20 AM

Dhoni should play if fit: Mohammad Azharuddin

Azhar also felt the 38-year-old Dhoni can play on if he is physically fit.

23 Jul 2019 1:16 AM

Cricket helps Hotstar user base to touch 300 million

Among content platforms, Hotstar saw its active monthly user base grow to 300 million in the June quarter against 200 million in the March quarter.

23 Jul 2019 1:13 AM

Breach of 11300 would extend correction

Sensex and Nifty-50 closed at two-month lows, as selling in the market continued for the third consecutive session.

23 Jul 2019 1:11 AM

Startups warming up to affordable housing

Players moving into the space with Govt/PE funding.

23 Jul 2019 1:09 AM


No GST on goods sent for fairs

Several goods are taken out of India for exhibitions or other export promotion events.

23 Jul 2019 1:07 AM

Govt panel for banning private cryptocurrencies

The committee recommended that all private cryptocurrencies, except any cryptocurrency issued by the state, be banned.

23 Jul 2019 1:05 AM

Payments banks fall by the way on tight regulatory requirements

According to Soumya Kanti Ghosh, Group Chief Economic Advisor, State Bank of India, the future is "uncertain" for payments banks.

23 Jul 2019 1:04 AM

Charishnu: Titans unite for a dance show where each style is unique

The prime movers and the artistes she chose then have not been replaced since by any other group in those forms.

23 Jul 2019 1:02 AM

Karnataka crisis: After much dilly-dally, Speaker sets final deadline for trust vote

Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy also said that a fake letter with his forged signature that he had resigned was being circulated.

23 Jul 2019 12:23 AM


Trump meets Imran, offers to ‘mediate’ on J&K issue

Trump said that he is ready to help, if the two countries ask for it.

23 Jul 2019 12:16 AM

Mystic Mantra: What is the purpose of human life?

In the absence of any clarity, most people just live life for the sake of living.

23 Jul 2019 12:07 AM

Style, grace and efficient governance in Delhi marked Sheila’s 15 years as CM

The process of constructing flyovers and the Delhi Metro were initiated by her — these have been expanded and taken forward by her successor.

23 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

A slap in your Face(App)

The mobile app that’s turning you old may not be selling your photos to the Russian Government,but it can definitely sell them to others.

23 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

RTI Act changes ill-advised

Central ICs had the status of election commissioners, and state ICs the status of chief secretary in salary and allowance matters.

23 Jul 2019 12:05 AM


Playing Batra is a big responsibility: Sidharth Malhotra

The film was shot in Batra’s hometown Palanpur, where he learn more about him.

23 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

Six-string theory

The musician feels that over the years, the journey has helped him hone a deeper sense and understanding of music in its cultural context.

23 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

Nithya Menen makes Bollywood debut

The south Indian actress, is known for films like Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyide.

23 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

Raj-Saif in Jigarthanda remake

Apart from Rajkummar, director Abhishek Chaubey was also keen on Saif, who has earlier played a desi gangster in Omkara and Bullett Raja.

23 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

Hrithik Roshan in demand

Perhaps the biggest beneficiary of Hrithik’s godsent box office bonanza is his next release, entitled War.

23 Jul 2019 12:05 AM


Cooking the unconventional way

Chef Hemant Oberoi undertakes a gastronomical journey to explore traditional martabaan cooking which has got lost amidst modern methods.

23 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

To moon and beyond: Scaling new frontiers

To accomplish the voyage, it would take 54 days to land on the Moon through meticulously planned orbital phases.

23 Jul 2019 12:02 AM

It’s not yet Priyanka’s time to lead Congress

Instead of addressing these issues, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s elevation will only exacerbate matters.

23 Jul 2019 12:00 AM

On-field drama

Exuberant female fans sometimes grab more attention than the game of cricket itself.

23 Jul 2019 12:00 AM

Do not answer concerns of members who speak and leave: Speaker tells minister

Birla noted that if a member leaves the House after giving his speech, no reply should be given to issues raised by him.

22 Jul 2019 9:33 PM


Seized benami properties will be used for public utilities: Uttarakhand CM

The Chief Minister said the government aims to unmask the persons who have made illicit wealth through black money and Benami transactions.

22 Jul 2019 9:20 PM

UP Police announces crackdown on land mafia, will form action plan within week

The IG also said that a special investigation team will be formed in cases with more dimensions.

22 Jul 2019 9:09 PM

Asus ROG Phone II features Snapdragon 855 plus, 12GB RAM, 6,000mAh battery and more

The ROG Phone II is the very first smartphone to come out with the new Snapdragon 855 Plus.

22 Jul 2019 9:00 PM

Apex Court to hear plea on Bombay HC Justice Akil Kureshi elevation on August 2

Supreme Court of India (Photo: FIle)

22 Jul 2019 8:57 PM

Rajya Sabha passes Protection of Human Rights (Amendment) Bill

The Bill amends the Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993.

22 Jul 2019 8:51 PM


1,377 km border roads approved along Indo-Nepal border: Govt

The information was given by Union Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik in a written repl in the Upper House of Parliament.

22 Jul 2019 8:46 PM

2,85,381 pilgrims visited Holy Cave during Amarnath Yatra so far

This was more than the number of visitors who had embarked on the visit during the last year's ’yatra’ of sixty days.

22 Jul 2019 8:45 PM

Scientists across country congratulate ISRO for successful launch of Chandrayaan-2

This mission will make India the fourth country after the United States, Russia, and China to carry out a soft landing on the Moon.

22 Jul 2019 8:40 PM

6 girls flee residential school after forced to clean toilets; school denies

Upon receiving news of girls fleeing, district administration acted quickly, asked Block Shiksha Adhikari to take cognizance of situation.

22 Jul 2019 8:38 PM

WB: DRI arrests one person for smuggling, recovers cigarettes worth Rs 1.05 cr

The arrested was smuggling the cigarettes from Myanmar and Guwahati to Kolkata.

22 Jul 2019 8:31 PM


Indian panel recommends cryptocurrency ban

The panel drew up a report and draft legislation, which will be examined by the government and regulators before they make a final decision.

22 Jul 2019 8:24 PM

Maharashtra CMO team donates 1 day salary to CM Relief fund on CM's birthday

Fadnavis is serving his fourth term as the CM of Maharashtra as of 2014, becoming second-youngest CM the state ever had after Sharad Pawar.

22 Jul 2019 8:24 PM

Gizmore launches Gizfit series of smart wearables in India

Both the Gizfits come in black and red colors.

22 Jul 2019 8:12 PM

Pragya Thakur gets a rap from BJP for her toilet remarks

Thakur was pulled up and asked to refrain from making statements that go against the party’s programmes and ideology, party sources said.

22 Jul 2019 8:11 PM

‘Karnataka speaker violating constitution,’ says BJP’s Murlidhar Rao

Rao's assertions were, however, refuted by Congress leader Hanumanth Rao who accused the BJP of indulging in horse-trading.

22 Jul 2019 8:01 PM


Lok Sabha takes up discussion on RTI amendment bill

The bill seeks to give the central government power to fix the tenure and salaries of information commissioners.

22 Jul 2019 7:57 PM

Will pay creditors entire outstanding amount; complete projects in 3 yrs: Jaypee Infratech

A two-member bench asked the promoter of Jaypee Infratech to file written submissions over exclusion of time frame.

22 Jul 2019 7:56 PM

J&K: Militant hideout busted in Doda, arms seized

Team of Rashtriya Rifles and J&K police launched joint search operation at the hideout located in Mandhaan forest area of Gandoh.

22 Jul 2019 7:48 PM

Tinder breaks Google's policies, sets up own in-app payment system

Match.Inc, the company behind Tinder, has now launched a default payment process which bypasses the Play Store’s in-app billing system.

22 Jul 2019 7:48 PM

Amarnath Yatra always been safe for pilgrims: Farooq Abdullah slams DGP

DGP Dilbag Singh on Sunday said that there was no threat to Amarnath Yatra and pilgrimage is going on smoothly.

22 Jul 2019 7:30 PM


Inter-ministerial group suggests ban on cryptocurrencies in India

The panel also suggested a draft legislation -- Banning of Cryptocurrency & Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill.

22 Jul 2019 7:17 PM

India will achieve 8 pc plus growth from FY 2020-2021 onwards: NITI Aayog

The foundation has been laid and transformation has begun with reforms like GST, IBC said Niti Aayog V-C Rajiv Kumar.

22 Jul 2019 7:04 PM

Kerala CPI(M) leader's son moves Bombay HC to quash rape case against him

A 33-year-old former bar dancer had alleged that Binoy Kodiyeri (37) had sexually abused her after promising to marry her.

22 Jul 2019 6:49 PM

PreLoved Device ties up with Phixman to offer Warranty Services to its Customers

Phixman will provide 6 months warranty on refurbished & pre-owned devices of PreLoved.

22 Jul 2019 6:11 PM

Ministers to resign if Boris becomes PM: UK Justice Minister

Thousands of anti-Brexit demonstrators have hit the streets in a protest against hardliner Boris, reported Al Jazeera.

22 Jul 2019 6:10 PM


Rishikesh: Kanwariyas protest against ban on travel via Ram Jhula

The ancient temple at the Manikut Parvat in Rishikesh witnessed a huge influx of devotees on the first Monday of the holy Shravan month.

22 Jul 2019 5:57 PM

Indian Air Force Mobile Game to launch on July 31

The game will be available for the Android platform as well as iOS running devices.

22 Jul 2019 5:55 PM

Xiaomi becomes the youngest company on Fortune Global 500 list

The Fortune Global 500, also known as Global 500, is an annual ranking of the top 500 corporations worldwide.

22 Jul 2019 5:53 PM

Spent 96 pc of funds sanctioned for works in tribal areas: Rajasthan minister

The minister also tabled the account of the budget sanctioned and spent under schemes of the state and the Centre.

22 Jul 2019 5:53 PM

Call on confidence motion will be taken by Speaker: Siddaramaiah

The Congress-JDS government fell into a minority earlier this month following the resignation of several dissident MLAs.

22 Jul 2019 5:46 PM


Bill to provide National Exit Test for medical PG courses introduced in LS

The Bill provides that the NEET, common counselling and NEXT shall also be applicable to institutes of national importance.

22 Jul 2019 5:36 PM

Here's how Mayank Mishra's passion helped him to make a dent in digital world

Mayank is truly an inspiration to the youth and to those who dream to make it large in the field of creativity.

22 Jul 2019 5:31 PM

Urbasi Chowdhury creates a mark for herself by focusing on styling and trends

Urvashi documents her journey and creates relatable content which interests the audience and followers who love her work.

22 Jul 2019 5:25 PM

BCCI asks MSK Prasad about Ambati Rayudu’s mis-management and retirement

After hearing Prasad’s explanation, a senior BCCI official put forward a question, asking him why eligibility is the sole reason to select.

22 Jul 2019 5:21 PM

Malegaon blast: Bombay HC asks NIA to inform trial completion time

Out of 475 prosecution witnesses, the trial court has till date examined 124 witnesses.

22 Jul 2019 5:11 PM


IMF urges Pakistan to mobilise domestic tax revenue

Recently, the IMF cleared a USD 6 billion bailout package to cash-strapped Pakistan to overcome economic difficulties.

22 Jul 2019 5:08 PM

Chandrayaan-2: SRK, Prabhas, Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan and others congratulate ISRO

Bollywood celebs took to social media to congratulate ISRO on the massive achievement. Read posts.

22 Jul 2019 5:07 PM

Mumbai fire: Blaze at MTNL building in Bandra, 60 rescued

Fire fighting is underway and 14 fire engines from Mumbai Fire Brigade, 1 quick response vehicle, 1 ambulance, 6 water tankers are on scene.

22 Jul 2019 5:06 PM

Can the rumoured 'Soli' sensor justify the Pixel 4’s huge bezel?

The designs of the protectors show holes for two cameras and various sensors.

22 Jul 2019 5:05 PM

Watch: Shark jumps out of water, snatches fish from line

Doug Nelson, who filmed the video, said that the shark gave them a ‘pretty good scare’.

22 Jul 2019 4:44 PM


PM Modi to visit Bhutan in August

The two countries share a unique and time-tested bilateral relationship, characterised by trust, goodwill, and mutual understanding.

22 Jul 2019 4:41 PM

MSK Prasad tells why Mayank Agarwal was chosen instead of Ambati Rayudu in 2019 WC

The selectors' and team management's decision to bring an opener in place of a middle-order batsman shocked the cricket pundits and fans.

22 Jul 2019 4:38 PM

Zip-wire episode, wild rugby tackles: Comedic side of Boris Johnson

His attempt to publicise a party in one of London's parks became one of the most memorable non-sporting moments of the 2012 Olympic Games.

22 Jul 2019 4:34 PM

Nokia 6.2 and 7.2 to hit India in August

The 6.2 can draw comparisons from the X71 in China as it’s supposed to be a rebranded version of it.

22 Jul 2019 4:31 PM

Hrithik Roshan starrer 'Super 30' hits century at the box-office

The superhit is garnering praise from nationwide.

22 Jul 2019 4:31 PM


BJP's Manoj Tiwari, Vijender Gupta to meet LG Baijal over construction scam

The scam alleges construction of classrooms and dragged CM Kejriwal and Deputy CM's Sisodia's names into the matter.

22 Jul 2019 4:24 PM

BJP president JP Nadda pulls up Pragya Singh Thakur for her toilet remarks

Thakur was pulled up and asked to refrain from making statements that go against the party's programmes and ideology, they said.

22 Jul 2019 4:21 PM

Mamata attacks BJP over I-T notice to Durga Puja Committees Forum

'I condemn this attitude of bringing the puja committee under Income Tax,' Mamata said.

22 Jul 2019 4:21 PM

How oil-to-chemicals integration worked for RIL

An oil-to-chemical strategy was developed by Reliance to transition the Jamnagar refinery from fuels producer to chemicals producer.

22 Jul 2019 4:21 PM

'Bounced back with flying colours,' says ISRO chief K Sivan on successful launch

'It is beginning of historic journey of India towards moon, carry out scientific experiments,' he also said.

22 Jul 2019 4:18 PM


Watch: Nigerian man climbs on plane’s wing moments before takeoff

An Instagram user shared a post with two videos of the strange incident.

22 Jul 2019 4:18 PM

Gold touches all-time high of Rs 35,970 per 10 gram

Globally, spot gold was trading almost flat at USD 1,425.60 an ounce, while silver quoting higher at USD 16.40 per ounce.

22 Jul 2019 4:12 PM

Sensex tanks 306 points; HDFC twins sink

The 30-share index cracked 305.88 points or 0.80 per cent to settle at 38,031.13.

22 Jul 2019 4:07 PM

Video: Shah Rukh Khan chills with family on yacht in Maldives; watch

Shah Rukh managed to take out some time to enjoy with his family and share the moment with his fans.

22 Jul 2019 4:06 PM

New laws will be introduced to prevent terrorism: Sri Lanka PM Wickremesinghe

The Islamic State group also claimed responsibility for the attacks.

22 Jul 2019 4:05 PM


22-year-old woman shot dead by hotel owner in Varanasi

The incident took place at Ashoka Hotel in the Sigra locality.

22 Jul 2019 4:02 PM

20-yr-old ‘wizard’ hacked data of almost entire Bulgaria’s population

In the latest hacking, nearly every working person in Bulgaria was affected.

22 Jul 2019 4:01 PM

Rohit Tiwari murder case: Delhi court takes cognisance of charge sheet

The charge sheet filed by Delhi Police has named Rohit Tiwari's wife Apoorva Shukla as accused in the case.

22 Jul 2019 4:01 PM

What will Chandrayaan-2 do on Moon for the next one year?

It is expected to finally land near the South Pole of the Moon on September 7, 2019, and carry out three scientific experiments.

22 Jul 2019 3:59 PM

Imran Khan, Trump to hold bilateral meeting, working lunch today

Khan would be accompanied by Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa, confirmed military spokesperson Asif Ghafoor.

22 Jul 2019 3:55 PM


Karnataka trust vote: Speaker takes a dig at politics of defection

‘You (Yeddyurappa) don't smile, you also earlier helped in eloping,’ the Speaker said during the debate on confidence motion in Assembly.

22 Jul 2019 3:52 PM

Hrithik Roshan feels similar emotional connect with Super 30 and Kaho Na Pyaar Hai

The millennial superstar got nostalgic with the success of Super 30.

22 Jul 2019 3:52 PM

MSK Prasad says ‘legends like Dhoni knows when to retire’

After Dhoni’s decision, chief selector MSK Prasad also made Rishabh Pant the prime wicket-keeper for all formats.

22 Jul 2019 3:51 PM

Zomato employee, his friend forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram' in Aurangabad

This is the second such incident in the city in the last few days.

22 Jul 2019 3:46 PM

Why BJP not accepting they are behind 'operation lotus' in K'taka: DK Shivakumar

DK Shivakumar said, "Why is the BJP not accepting it wants the chair?'

22 Jul 2019 3:38 PM


'Will be etched in annals of our glorious history': PM Modi lauds team Chandrayaan-2

'Thanks to Chandrayaan, India’s Lunar Programme will get a substantial boost,' PM Modi said.

22 Jul 2019 3:37 PM

9 killed, 30 injured in coordinated terror attacks: Pak

Two policemen were killed at the shooting spot after militants attacked their check post, rest died due to a powerful bomb went off.

22 Jul 2019 3:35 PM

Photo: 'Sacred Games 2' stars go retro-glam ahead of premiere in August

The second season of the series is all set to release on Netflix on August 15, 2019.

22 Jul 2019 3:31 PM

Investments via P-notes decline to Rs 81,913 crore in June

Out of the total investments made till the end of June, Rs 56,664 cr was invested in the equities segment, Rs 24,428 cr.

22 Jul 2019 3:29 PM

Hyderabad Central University student found dead under suspicious conditions

Dipika was said to have been under medication as she was suffering from Neuro related disease and epilepsy.

22 Jul 2019 3:24 PM


Pirates attack S Korean cargo ship near Singapore Strait

Seven weapons-wielding pirates got on board and assaulted the sailors for about 30 minutes.

22 Jul 2019 3:18 PM

Smartphones with solar-powered screens to be a reality soon

Usually solar panels are opaque in nature and hence transparent surfaces could not be used for collecting solar power.

22 Jul 2019 3:08 PM

LIC offers Rs 1.25 lakh cr line of credit by 2024 to fund highway projects: Gadkari

The funds will be raised for 30 years and the interest rate will be revised every 10 years, as per initial plans.

22 Jul 2019 2:59 PM

iPhone users joining the dark side; Android adoption rises amidst Apple struggles

Reports suggest that once loyal iPhone users are now switching to Android, especially Samsung devices.

22 Jul 2019 2:56 PM