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Centre will listen to farmers: Tikait on Bharat Bandh (Ld)
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait, who has been leading the farmers' protest on the outskirts of the national capital for the past 10 months, said that he is certain that Monday's Bharat Bandh (nationwide shutdown) will compel the Centre to listen to the voice of farmers.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Samson blames batters, bowlers for big defeat to SRH
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals skipper Sanju Samson blamed his batters and bowlers for a woeful performance as they slumped to a 7-wicket defeat against Sunrisers Hyderabad here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
PM to dedicate 35 crop varieties to nation on Tuesday
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) In an endeavour to create mass awareness for adoption of climate resilient technologies, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate 35 crop varieties with special traits to the nation on Tuesday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics
IIPA should strive for futuristic vision for next 25 yrs: Jitendra Singh
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Union Minister for State of Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions Dr Jitendra Singh on Monday said that the Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA) should strive to have a futuristic vision for the next 25 years to attain the goals set by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Bharat Bandh evokes mixed response in Karnataka
Bengaluru, Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharat Bandh call given by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha evoked a mixed response in Karnataka as daily life was not affected, with bus services operating and schools and colleges across the state functioning as usual on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National
A sneak peek at Ghazipur border on Bharat Bandh
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) To mark a year since three farm laws were passed by the union government and highlight their plight, hundreds and thousands of farmers observed Bharat Bandh (nationwide shutdown) at the Ghazipur border on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
IPL 2021: Roy, Williamson steer Sunrisers Hyderabad to easy win vs RR
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Jason Roy and captain Kane Williamson played some brilliant cricketing shots to guide Sunrisers Hyderabad home against Rajasthan Royals in the 40th match of the IPL 2021 here on Monday. Hyderabad registered their second win of this season after beating Royals by seven wickets at the Dubai International Stadium.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
HC refuses to proceed on Tripura CM's alleged 'contempt of court' remark
Agartala, Sep 27 (IANS) The Tripura High Court on Monday refused to proceed further against Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb's alleged comment on "not to fear contempt of court".
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tripura,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Odisha asks Collectors to submit Cyclone damage report in 5 days
Bhubaneswar, Sep 27 (IANS) Even though there was no major impact of the cyclonic storm Gulab in Odisha, the state government has asked Collectors of seven affected districts to submit damage report in five days, an official said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Orissa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Despite acrimony, Guterres hopeful of dialogue between India, Pakistan
United Nations, Sep 27 (IANS) Despite the strong exchanges between India and Pakistan at the high-level General Assembly session last week, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is hopeful that a dialogue between them is possible.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
K'taka police take up mission to train girls for self defence
Bengaluru, Sep 27 (IANS) After a series of attacks on women in Karnataka, the state Police department is all set to address the issue with an ambitious project of training all school, and college-going girls with unarmed combat skills.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Human Interest/Society,Immigration/Law/Rights
Why farmers' protest receives most response in northwest India?
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Amid conflicting claims about Monday's Bharat Bandh being successful or not, a question that comes up repeatedly is why is that the farmers' agitation, including the latest agitation, gets more response from northwest India compared to other parts?
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
RIL may invest $300 mn in Glance: Sources
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Conglomerate Reliance Industries might invest around $250-$300 million to buy a stake InMobi's mobile content platform Glance, sources said.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Alliance with BJP will cost AIADMK dearly in local polls: Karti Chidambaram
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) Congress leader and MP Karti Chidambaram on Monday said that the AIADMK will lose heavily in the Tamil Nadu rural local body polls due to its alliance with the BJP.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Indian youth climate leaders join hands with UN to showcase achievements
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The United Nations in India on Monday launched its climate campaign 'We The Change', which aims to showcase climate solutions pioneered by young Indians as a celebration of India's climate leadership.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Environment/Wildlife
3 missing Assam school students' bodies recovered, one still untraced
Guwahati, Sep 27 (IANS) Three bodies of four missing Class 10 students have been recovered from the Brahmaputra near Pandu ghat in Assam's Guwahati, while the fourth was still untraced as on Monday evening, officials said.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Assam,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Champions League: Real face Sheriff, Atletico meet Milan away
Madrid, Sep 27 (IANS) Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid are both in Champions League action on Tuesday with Real Madrid facing FC Sheriff Tiraspol and Atletico visiting AC Milan.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Football
Afghanistan representative of elected government drops out of UNGA
United Nations, Sep 27 (IANS) Ghulam Isaczai, the Permanent Representative of the elected government of Afghanistan, has withdrawn from speaking at the high-level General Assembly meeting, Secretary General Antonio Guterres's Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric confirmed on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Faleiro slams Congress leadership, says Mamata better suited to take on BJP (Ld)
Panaji, Sep 27 (IANS) The Congress party is functioning contrary to "every ideal and principle" of its founding fathers, former Chief Minister Luizinho Faleiro said on Monday, after he announced his resignation from the party, while also questioning the resolve of the "divided Congress family" to take on the BJP and put the country "back on the rails of development and progress".
2021-09-27
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Haryana peaceful during Bharat Bandh: Govt
Chandigarh, Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharat Bandh call given by farmers' organisations against the three farm laws passed off peacefully in Haryana, the government said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Jagan calls for expedited relief operations in cyclone-hit area
Amaravati, Sep 27 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday directed the officials to expedite relief measures in area affected by cyclonic storm 'Gulab' which crossed the coast on Sunday night.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Ireland seal penultimate spot in men's ICC U19 World Cup
Almeria (Spain), Sep 27 (IANS) Ireland booked their ticket in the fourth regional qualifier for next year's ICC Men's Under-19 Cricket World Cup in the West Indies, overcoming Scotland in the Europe Qualifier Final in Spain.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Cricket
Telangana declares holiday on Tuesday as heavy rains continue
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) The Telangana government has declared a holiday for all government offices, private institutions, schools and all educational institutions on Tuesday in view of the heavy rains lashing the state under the impact of Cyclone 'Gulab'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
Tata Motors officials meet Tamil Nadu CM Stalin
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) Senior officials of automobile major Tata Motors Ltd on Monday met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin here.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Gadkari, Sinha lay foundation for 4 NH projects in J&K
Srinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari and J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Monday laid the foundation stones for four National Highway projects worth Rs 3,612 crore in Jammu and Kashmir, including commencement of Srinagar Ring road project.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Business/Economy,Politics
India go down to Japan in women's Asia Cup basketball
Amman (Jordan), Sep 27 (IANS) The Indian women's basketball team started its campaign in Division A of FIBA Women's Asia Cup 2021 here on a disappointing note, losing to defending champions Japan on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Jordan,Sports,Other Sports
SC grants 4 months' time to TN to conduct local body polls
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday granted an additional four months to the Tamil Nadu State Election Commission (TNSEC) to complete the polls for the urban local bodies.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Sorry! Not doing 'Bigg Boss 15', says Mahika Sharma, scotching rumours
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Mahika Sharma has ruled out her participation in the upcoming reality show "Bigg Boss 15", which is set to premiere on October 2. She was being touted by the media as one of the probable inductions into the "Bigg Boss 15" house presided over by Salman Khan.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Body of Hyderabad techie swept away in trench found
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) The body of a techie who fell into a roadside trench in Hyderabad's Manikonda area amid heavy rains on Saturday night was recovered from Neknampur lake on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
AAP files MCC violation complaint against Gujarat CM
Gandhinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) The legal unit of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Gujarat has filed a complaint against Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel for alleged violation of the Model Code of Conduct (MCC), with the Gujarat State Election Commission (SEC), the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) and District Magistrate, Ahmedabad.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
BJP's Selvaganapathy elected to RS unopposed from Puducherry
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) BJP leader S. Selvaganapathy was elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from the Union Territory of Puducherry on Monday, as he was the lone candidate when the deadline for withdrawal of candidature ended at 3 p.m.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Cases of poor would go backstage, SC on mentioning of corporate cases
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday pointed out the issue of frequent mentioning of corporate matters, where lawyers seek urgent listing, remarking that the cases in connection with the weaker sections and criminal matters would go backstage.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
RBI sets WMA limit at Rs 50K cr
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) India's Reserve Bank on Monday said that Rs 50,000 crore has been set as the 'Ways and Means Advances' (WMA) limit for the Central government during the H2FY22.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Dengue's D2 strain causes concern for high grade fever, shock syndrome
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) A new variant of the Dengue has been observed in over 11 states in the country which has become a big concern for health experts.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Durand Cup: Mohammedan Sporting overcome Bengaluru United to reach sixth final
Kolkata, Sep 27 (IANS) Century old local favourites Mohammedan Sporting (MDSP), overcame FC Bengaluru United (FCBU) 4-2 in extra-time in the semi-finals of the 130th Durand Cup at Kolkatas Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK) on Monday, to make their sixth finals of the iconic tournament.
2021-09-27
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Football
Congress stages walkout from Guj Assembly over Covid death obituary
Gandhinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) The opposition Congress in Gujarat staged a walkout from the first day of the state assembly's monsoon session after the ruling party and the Speaker denied them permission to pay obituaries to those who died due to Covid-19.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Amidst pandemic, job count grows in 9 key sectors in April-June quarter
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) latest government data shows that number of jobs have increased in key nine sectors, including manufacturing, construction, transport, health, and education, registering a growth of 29 per cent to 3.08 crore in April-June quarter of FY22.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
IPL 2021: Samson shines with 82 as Rajasthan post 164/5 (ld)
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Sanju Samson was the star of the first innings as he scored a brilliant 82 off just 57 balls to help Rajasthan Royals post 164/5 against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 40th match of the IPL 2021 here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Global cues keep Indian equity indices' stable, realty stocks rise (Roundup)
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Positive global cues aided India's equity indices to close on a positive-to-flat note during Monday's trade session.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Owaisi demands Dalit Bandhu-like scheme for Muslims
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday urged the Telangana government to announce a scheme on the lines of 'Dalit Bandhu' for economic empowerment of extremely poor Muslims in the state.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Shah thanks PM Modi for launching Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Union Minister of Home Affairs Amit Shah on Monday expressed his gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for launching the 'Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission' (ABDM).
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Govt to borrow Rs 5.03 lakh cr in second half of FY22
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Central government, in consultation with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), has finalised its borrowing programme for the second half (H2) of FY 2021-22.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Air Canada resumes direct India flights
Toronto, Sep 27 (IANS) Air Canada, which operates daily flights between Delhi and Toronto, announced on Monday it is resuming non-stop flights to and from Delhi.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Canada,Diaspora
IPL 2021: Skipper Samson leads Rajasthan to 164/5 against SRH
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Skipper Sanju Samson blasted 82 off 57 deliveries but Rajasthan Royals could manage only 21 runs off the last three overs losing two wickets as they managed to reach 164/5 in their 20 overs against Sunrisers Hyderabad here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Kerala records 11,699 new Covid cases, TPR 14.5%
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Kerala on Monday logged 11,699 people turning Covid positive after only 80,372 samples - as in the norm for weekends - were tested in the past 24 hours.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine
War crimes of Taliban to be investigated by ICC
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The international criminal court's new prosecutor has asked the court to relaunch an inquiry into alleged crimes against humanity committed by the Taliban and supporters of Islamic State in Afghanistan since 2003, The Guardian reported.
2021-09-27
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Yadav says farmers have given befitting reply to govt
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Political activist and farmer leader Yogendra Yadav termed the Bharat Bandh (nationwide shutdown) observed on Monday a success and said that farmers have given a befitting reply to the government's falsehoods.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Aid not fundamental right for institutions, rules SC
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday said when it comes to aided institutions, there cannot be any difference between a minority and a non-minority one, and held that right to get aid is not a fundamental right.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Immigration/Law/Rights
K'taka police initiate inquiry in Maulana assault case (Ld)
Chikkamagalur (Karnataka), Sep 27 (IANS) Karnataka Police have begun the investigation into the case of ill-treatment of a maulana by the policemen, reported in Chikkamagalur district regarding defective vehicle registration number plate.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society
Random dope test on air crew, traffic controllers to commence from 2022
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) India's civil aviation regulator announced it will institute random drug testing on flight crews and air traffic controllers, effective from January 31, 2022.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Germany set for change as Merkel generation sees its time end?
Berlin, Sep 27 (IANS) For a generation of Germans, Angela Merkel was the only Chancellor they knew but in the first election after she announced her decision to quit, her Christian Democratic Union pparty seems to be on verge of losing its decade and a half years grip on power with the Socialist Democrat Party (SPD) taking a slender edge in Sunday's elections.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Germany,Politics
ICRA revises India's FY22 real GDP forecast upwards to 9%
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Ratings agency ICRA on Monday revised its real GDP growth forecast for India in FY2022 to 9 per cent from 8.5 per cent.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Twelve people stranded in Himachal's Spiti Valley
Shimla, Sep 27 (IANS) Twelve people, comprising trekkers belonging to West Bengal and porters have been stranded in Himachal Pradesh's remote Spiti Valley, officials said on Monday. Two trekkers died due to high-altitude sickness.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
IPL 2021: A look at Harshal Patel's magnificent hat-trick in the 17th over
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Harshal Patel just loves bowling to Mumbai Indians, it seems. As he took a hat-trick against a team that he had bullied with a five-wicket haul in their previous encounter of the IPL 2021.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Huma Qureshi to walk the Tashkent Film Fest red carpet
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Huma Qureshi is all geared up for the Tashkent Film Festival. On Monday, she left for the prestigious festival, which has a long Indian association dating back to Raj Kapoor's visit to its inaugural edition in 1968. Once a cultural showpiece of the Soviet Union, the Festival is now hosted by Uzbekistan.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Hollywood
Tamil Nadu Cong leader offers gold rings, coins for enrolment of people in party
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) With people reportedly shying away from the grand old party, a Congress district committee president in Tamil Nadu has offered gold coins and rings to the cadres if they get more people to join the party.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Cop rapes minor girl, a rape survivor in K'taka, father lodges complaint
Dakshina Kannada, Sep 27 (IANS) A shocking incident of a police constable raping a minor girl, a rape survivor, came to light in Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Indian women leaving their marks in all spheres: Nadda
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) BJP chief J.P. Nadda on Monday said that from industry, sports, medicine, science to space, Indian women are leaving their marks in all spheres.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Centre to open more Eklavya schools in Maoist affected dists
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) In a bid to provide better education facilities to the children of the Maoist affected districts, the Centre has decided to set up more residential schools in those areas, the officials said here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Politics
Bombay HC issues complete gag order for workplace sexual harassment cases
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) In the first ever complete "gag order", the Bombay High Court has issued a series of stringent guidelines for hearing, dealing, and reporting on cases pertaining to the Prevention of Sexual Harassment of Women at the Workplace Act, 2013.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Media
Monday will prove milestone in history of farmers agitation: Yogendra Yadav
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Jai Kisan Andolan founder Yogendra Yadav on Monday said that today's Bharat Bandh evoked unprecedented response across the nation. Speaking to IANS, Yadav said that the day will prove a milestone in the history of the farmers movement. "Those demeaning the farmers agitation by calling it a movement of a few farmers have got a befitting reply today", added Yadav.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
Edible oil demand has plateaued during pandemic: Renuka Sugars MD
Panaji, Sep 27 (IANS) Demand for edible oil has plateaued in India in the pandemic-hit two years, despite an increase in population, managing director of Renuka Sugars Atul Chaturvedi said on Monday, adding that its consumption could increase if there is no third Covid wave and the economy finds itself on a corrective path.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Goa,Business/Economy
Cache of arms, ammunition, fake currency recovered by BSF in Akhnoor
Jammu, Sep 27 (IANS) The BSF on Monday achieved a big success when they recovered a huge cache of arms, ammunition, narcotics and fake currency from International border in Akhnoor Area, officials said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Apple, Tesla suppliers suspend ops due to power cuts in China
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Several suppliers for Tesla and Apple have announced that their manufacturing operations in the Chinese mainland are being suspended due to local electricity constraints.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Bharat Bandh evokes mixed response in Gujarat
Gandhinagar Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharat Bandh on Monday called by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM), an organization of more than 40 farmers unions against the three central agricultural laws, had a mixed response from various parts of Gujarat. There were reports of highways being blocked briefly which affected traffic movement.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
SC approves proposal for elevation of 8 new judges to Patna HC
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court collegium, headed by Chief Justice N.V. Ramana, has approved the elevation of two judicial officers and six advocates as judges of the Patna High Court.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
ED raids Shiv Sena's ex-Union Minister Anandrao Adsul, son (Ld)
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday raided the home of five-time Shiv Sena MP and former Union Minister Anandrao V. Adsul and his son Abhijit A. Adsul in connection with a complaint of an alleged Rs 900 crore scam in the Mumbai-based City Cooperative Bank Ltd.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
EC takes cognisance of Dilip Ghosh incident, seeks report
Kolkata, Sep 27 (IANS) The tension over the BJP campaign on the last day at Bhabanipur, from where Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is contesting, is hardly showing any signs of dying down. The Election Commission not only asked for a detailed report from the state government but a BJP delegation met CEO Ariz Aftab and demanded imposition of Sec 144 IPC.
2021-09-27
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
FBI jails Pakistani double agent with links to wanted underworld don Dawood Ibrahim
New Delhi, Sep 27: Kamran Faridi, an undercover agent of the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is again in the news after he was sent to jail for seven years for threatening his bosses.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
Chennai Air Customs foils bid to smuggle in over 1.5kg gold
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) Chennai Air Customs on Monday foiled attempt to smuggle over 1.5 kg gold in two separate cases and arrested one person.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
I expect AICC will rise to the occasion: VM Sudheeran
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Hours after top Congress leader from Kerala, V.M. Sudheeran on Monday quit as an AICC member, the party high command stepped in as part of fire fighting when AICC general secretary Tariq Anwar came calling on him and after the meeting he said that he expects they will rise to the occasion.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
RCB players feed on Kohli's aggression, says Dale Steyn
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Virat Kohli is known to wear his emotions on his sleeves when playing cricket. Whatever the format, Kohli is aggressive in his outlook and likes taking the game to the opponent. Most of his teammates feed on his aggression.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
118 Covid recoveries, 117 new cases in J&K
Srinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) Covid recoveries and new cases almost matched each other in J&K on Monday with 118 recoveries and 117 new cases reported during the last 24 hours.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine
Covid-specific antibodies remain in breast milk for 10 months post infection
New York, Sep 27 (IANS) Covid infection in breastfeeding women produces virus-neutralising antibodies that remain in their milk for up to 10 months, finds a new study.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine,Science/Tech
Political bias on social media emerges from users, not platform
New York, Sep 27 (IANS) Political biases stem from the social interactions of our accounts -- we receive content closely aligned with whatever our online friends produce, especially our very first online friends, finds a study.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Politics,Technology
Kashmir's Kongposh (saffron) granted protection
Pampore (J&K), Sep 27 (IANS) It is a chilly morning in late September, the air brimming with the fragrance of Crocus sativus, the flower that produces the precious spice known as saffron, or zafran by its Persian name.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kashmir,National,Human Interest/Society
Union Minister Sonowal elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha
Guwahati, Sep 27 (IANS) Union Minister and former Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal was on Monday elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from Assam.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Assam,National,Politics
A kisan protest without women
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The farmers' protest, where women had taken the lead a few months ago, witnessed no active female participation at Ghazipur border on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National
IPL 2021: Royals win toss, elect to bat vs SRH
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals have won the toss and opted to bat first against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 40th match of the IPL 2021 here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Twin Peaks: Urvashi Rautela delighted to win two awards
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Bollywood actress Urvashi Rautela was honoured with awards for Most Influential Bollywood Actress 2021 and Best Humanitarian Award presented by Amruta Fadnavis for her charity work.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Congress is party of 'ghulamgiri': Karnataka CM
Hubballi, Sep 27 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Monday charged that Congress is a party of 'ghulamgiri' (slavery). "Their's is a party of ghulamgiri, our's is a party of patriotism," he underlined.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Mehbooba Mufti urges Press Council to probe harassment of J&K journalists
Srinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) PDP President and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday urged the Press Council of India to probe "intimidation, snooping and harassment" of journalists in the Union Territory.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Media,Politics
Anti-Pakistan groups regrouping in Balochistan
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The anti-Pakistan armed militia groups comprising Baloch nationalists, TTP and ISK-P have escaped into Pakistan following the recent changes in Kabul and are learnt to be regrouping and recruiting in Balochistan.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Devoleena recalls her tea garden childhood days at 'Bigg Boss 15' opening
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Devoleena Bhattacharjee was seen along with Arti Singh as hosts of the 'Bigg Boss 15' launch event that was hosted at Nagpur. The launch event also saw her as the captain of one of the teams performing survival tasks and TV favourite 'Gopi Bahu' emerged as the winner of the survival task.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Shivam Khajuria to break his bad boy image with new show
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Shivam Khajuria, who was last seen essaying the antagonist 'Naveen' in his debut TV show 'Molkki', is excited to play a protagonist in the upcoming show 'Mann Sundar'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
K'taka police shoots murder accused in leg as HE tries to escape
Bengaluru, Sep 27 (IANS) Karnataka Police have shot, in the leg, the accused of a sensational murder case that took place inside the football stadium in Bengaluru when he tried to attack the police and escape on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Wamiqa Gabbi: Female-led stories are going to rule OTT platforms
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Wamiqa Gabbi, who plays a pivotal role in the Anushka Sharma-produced web series "Mai", says female-led stories are here to stay.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Better half of the court: Bhupathi says wife Lara involved in 'Break Point' since day 1
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Tennis ace Mahesh Bhupathi says that his wife and actress Lara Dutta has been proactively involved in the making of 'Break Point' - the web series that explores the career and ups and downs between Bhupathi and his former tennis partner Leander Peas.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Sports
Trinamool becoming new home for disgruntled Congress leaders
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) After BJP, the Trinamool Congress is becoming a new home for the disgruntled Congress leaders who are upset with the style of functioning of the top leadership particularly Rahul Gandhi.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Advertising body honours Anil Kapoor as Brand Endorser of the Year
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Anil Kapoor has been awarded the Brand Endorser of the Year award by the International Advertising Association (IAA) here recently.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
UP govt decision to hike sugarcane price will benefit party in assembly polls: BJP
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The BJP believes that the Yogi Adityanath government's decision to increase sugarcane price by Rs 25 per quintal will yield political dividends in next year's Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, especially in the western part of the state. Sugarcane is the main crop of western UP and farmers from the region led by Rakesh Tikait have been protesting since last year against three new farm laws.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
India lose 0-5 to China in Sudirman Cup badminton
Vantaa (Finland), Sep 27 (IANS) India went down 0-5 to China in their second Group A encounter of the Sudirman Cup mixed team badminton competition here on Monday. The second successive defeat means India are out of the race for the quarter-finals.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Finland,Sports,Badminton
Ashi Singh unveils her wedding look in 'Meet'
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Ashi Singh reveals about her wedding look in the upcoming episodes of the show 'Meet' and also how she feels on wearing her on-screen mother 'Anubha's saree which she had worn on her wedding day.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Vedanta Aluminium shines at the Perform, Achieve & Trade (PAT) Cycle-II scheme by Power Ministry
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Vedanta Aluminium Business, India's largest producer of the aluminium and value-added products, has bagged top spots at Perform, Achieve and Trade (PAT) Cycle-II among the Indian aluminium industry.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Shahid Kapoor all praise for Samantha Akkineni, wants to work with her
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor made an interesting revelation on Monday, where he praised actress Samantha Akkineni and said that he would like to work with her soon.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Pakistan's anti-US tirade scales new heights
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) It is difficult to discern whether Pakistan is angry more with its biggest aid-giver America or arch rival India. It is also confusing while trying to comprehend its sense of loss and being ignored by the superpower, whether to target Joe Biden or India's Narendra Modi.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Opinion/Commentary
NABARD sanctions Rs 206 cr for 25 road projects in Odisha
Bhubaneswar, Sep 27 (IANS) The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has sanctioned Rs 206 crore to the Odisha government for construction of 25 roads, officials said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Orissa,National,Business/Economy
Agra Metro construction work picks up momentum
Agra, Sep 27 (IANS) The construction work of the first corridor of Agra Metro project is going full steam ahead.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Business/Economy
Indian SMBs are more worried about cyber threats than before: Study
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Three out of four (74 per cent) small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in India suffered a cyber incident in the past year, resulting in 85 per cent losing customer information to malicious actors, in addition to a tangible impact on business, a new study by Cisco revealed on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Rajasthan is not Punjab, says Gehlot Minister on Pilot camp demand
Jaipur, Sep 27 (IANS) Amid the ongoing rift between the two factions in the Rajasthan Congress and speculations that a cabinet expansion is imminent, State Minister Harish Chaudhary, known to be from CM Ashok Gehlot's camp, issued a strong statement on Monday, saying there is a difference between Punjab and Rajasthan.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
'Don't treat doctors as footballs': SC fumes at last minute changes in NEET SS syllabus
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday pulled the National Medical Commission (NMC) and the National Board of Examination (NBE) over last-minute changes to the syllabus for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) PG Super Speciality exam 2021, emphasising that doctors cannot be left at the "mercy of insensitive bureaucrats" and warned of issuing strictures, if a solution is not found.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Health/Medicine,Immigration/Law/Rights
1620 people externed in the last two years in Gujarat
Gandhinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) A few weeks after the Gujarat High Court lambasted the use of externment orders as an atrocity on the people, the Gujarat Assembly was provided data on the total externment cases in the state. The government declared that there were 1620 such cases in the last two years in Gujarat.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Man accused in several cases of Delhi riots nabbed by Police
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has arrested a person who was accused in several cases of rioting that had occurred in North-East Delhi in February 2020, an official said here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Pfizer to soon submit data on Covid vax for kids aged 5-11
Washington, Sep 27 (IANS) Pfizer is soon expected to submit data to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding safety of its mRNA Covid vaccine for children ages 5 to 11, media reports said.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine
'I am still alive, will tour every district', says Deve Gowda
Bengaluru, Sep 27 (IANS) Former Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda on Monday said that he is still alive and he would take up a tour of all the districts of Karnataka to strengthen his party, the JD(S).
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
99% Indian business travellers want to resume work trips: Study
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) About 99 per cent of Indian business travellers aim to resume work trips within the next 12 months, a new study showed on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Varun Gandhi writes to Yogi to raise sugarcane price to Rs 400/quintal
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party Lok Sabha MP from Pilibhit Varun Gandhi has written to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath demanding a hike in the price of sugarcane to Rs 400 per quintal.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
IPL 2021: Given KKR's current form, we expect a good game, says DC bowling coach James Hopes
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) With Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje in their side, Delhi Capitals bowling attack is more aggressive and assertive, which has resulted in the team maintaining the momentum in the UAE leg of the IPL 2021 on a positive note.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Golu Gold and Neelam Giri's Navratri track 'Chunaria Sasaram Ke' released
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Bhojpuri singer Golu Gold and actress Neelam Giri released their devotional track 'Chunaria Sasaram Ke'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz
Is Locket Chatterjee now on way to Trinamool Congress?
Kolkata, Sep 27 (IANS) Is actor-turned BJP MP Locket Chatterjee on her way to Trinamool Congress? An exchange of words between Chatterjee and Trinamool Congress spokesperson Kunal Ghosh on Twitter has fuelled the speculation.
2021-09-27
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Kerala back to 'old normal', says tech leader on Bharat Bandh
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Kerala is back to the "old normal" at a time when the whole world is moving towards a "new normal", as another hartal day was celebrated in the state, said technocrat G. Vijaya Raghavan here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
Barkha Bisht to feature in series inspired by 2010 Pune bombing
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Barkha Bisht is all set to feature in a web series loosely inspired by the deadly bombing that took place in Pune in 2010. The show is tentatively titled 'Naam Ghum Jayega'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Saurabh Gokhale set to enter battlefield on 'Mere Sai: Shraddha Aur Saburi'
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Marathi film and television actor Saurabh Gokhale will be seen essaying the role of 'Maan Singh', a freedom fighter who lost his entire family in a British massacre on TV show 'Mere Sai: Shraddha Aur Saburi'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
MP govt announces stricter laws to check illicit liquor
Bhopal, Sep 27 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government has announced stricter laws after recent deaths due to alleged consumption of spurious liquor in several districts across the state.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
MacBook Pro with enhanced display resolution to arrive later this year
San Francisco, Sep 27 (IANS) The seventh beta of macOS Monterey has revealed the display resolutions of the upcoming "M1X" 14-inch and 16-inch Apple MacBook Pro 2021 models.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
iQoo Z5 5G with 120Hz display, Snapdragon 778G chipset launched in India
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Smartphone brand iQOO has launched its latest Z-series smartphone, the Z5 5G, in India. The smartphone comes with a 120Hz LCD display, triple rear cameras, a VC liquid cooling system, a Snapdragon 778G chipset, and 44W fast-charging support.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Bharat Bandh ends, traffic resumes on Delhi-Meerut Expressway
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The day long Bharat Bandh called by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha on Monday to mark one year of the passing of the new farm laws and the farmers' agatation ended at 4 p.m. Traffic resumed on the Delhi-Meerut Expressway which was closed by the agitating farmers since morning. The Bharat Bandh was called by the farmers union from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Dev Patel very often has 'imposter syndrome' like 'The Green Knight' character
Los Angeles, Sep 27 (IANS) British actor of Indian descent Dev Patel identified with 'Gawain', his character in 'The Green Knight', because he thinks the tale of King Arthur's nephew is similar to his own journey as an actor, including having many moments of self-doubt.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Rasika Dugal, Akshay Oberoi honoured at Iconic Achievers Awards
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actors Rasika Dugal and Akshay Oberoi have been honoured at the Iconic Achievers Awards this year.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Health authorities alert Chennai residents over rising dengue cases
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) Tamil Nadu health authorities have warned residents of Chennai to be on guard against dengue, and health volunteers are conducting a door to door awareness programme to make people aware of the dreaded disease.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
Hemal Dev on her warrior princess role in new show 'Vidrohi'
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Hemal Dev who has predominantly worked in Marathi and South films is elated about her debut in Hindi entertainment television with the upcoming show 'Vidrohi'. The show is based on untold stories of a freedom fighter Baxi Jagabandhu Bidyadhara (played by Sharad Malhorta) and warrior princess 'Kalyani' (essayed by Hemal Dev).
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Stop cursing India for Kiwis, England pull outs, BCCI official to Pakistan
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has recently faced a severe blow after New Zealand and England cancelled their respective tours. The Kiwis cited security as a reason whereas England stated the 'mental and physical well-being' of the players was an issue.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Rasika Dugal shares her top four favourite characters
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Rasika Dugal is one of the names in recent times who is constantly contributing to the new content in entertainment, be it web series, short films, or feature films. It is because of her versatility as a performing artiste that she was honoured with the distinction of 'Most Versatile Actor Of The Year' by Iconic Achievers Awards.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
In this 'crime-free' Bihar village, police haven't registered a case in several decades
Bettiah (Bihar), Sep 27 (IANS/ 101 Reporters) Parwati's house in West Champaran's Katraw village, Bihar, was not locked for four days when she was at the hospital to treat her fever and chills. When she returned home, everything was intact - no one had broken in.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Bihar,National
I-T raids on steel rolling mills in Maharashtra
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Income Tax Department carried out a search and seizure operation on September 23 on a group of four major steel rolling mills based in Jalna, Maharashtra. These companies are engaged in the business of manufacturing steel TMT bars and billets mostly using steel scrap as raw material. The operation was conducted in more than 32 premises spread across Jalna, Aurangabad, Pune, Mumbai and Kolkata.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Crime/Disaster/Accident
10-hour shutdown in Punjab, Haryana gets enormous response
Chandigarh, Sep 27 (IANS) The 10-hour nationwide shutdown on Monday on the call by farmers' unions to demand scrapping of three Central farm laws got enormous response in Punjab and Haryana where tens of thousands of farmers blocked major highways, including National Highway 1 linking Delhi.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
After Moderna chief, now Pfizer says Covid will end in a year
Washington, Sep 27 (IANS) The world will return to normal life as Covid-19 will end in a year, Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla has said, while stressing the need for annual Covid jabs.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Science/Tech,Human Interest/Society,Health/Medicine
Italy says impossible to recognize Taliban govt
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Italy's Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio in a strong reaction to the Taliban's caretaker cabinet said that it is impossible for the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan to be recognized by them.
2021-09-27
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Sonnalli Seygall slays in glam avatar in Punjabi single 'Churi'
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Sonnalli Seygall features in the latest Punjabi music video titled 'Churi'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Mumbai City FC sign goalkeeper Mohammad Nawaz
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Mumbai City FC have signed up goalkeeper Mohammad Nawaz on a three-year contract until May 2024, the franchise announced on Monday. The 21-year-old, a product of AIFF Elite Academy, joins the defending ISL champions from FC Goa.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Football
Panchjanya calling Amazon as East India Company corroborates CAIT's view
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has greatly appreciated the lead article carried by forthcoming edition of Panchjanya which has cited Amazon as East India Company. It said the article has corroborated the constant stand of CAIT since last two years that both Amazon & Flipkart are trying to become second edition of East India Company in India.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Business/Economy,Politics
I got 'Thalaivii' because of 'Secret Superstar': Raj Arjun
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Raj Arjun is known for playing versatile roles like 'RM Veerappan' in 'Thalaivii', 'Farookh' in 'Secret Superstar' and many more.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Vicky Kaushal-starrer 'Sardar Udham' to release digitally on Oct 16
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Vicky Kaushal's upcoming film 'Sardar Udham' will be released on Amazon Prime Video on October 16.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Pratik Gandhi-starrer 'Bhavai' gets new release date
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Pratik Gandhi's film 'Bhavai', which was scheduled to hit the screens on October 1, has got a new release date. The movie will now be released on October 22.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Such cops should face jail, SC on IPS officer facing extortion case
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday said that the police officers, who cosy up with the government of the day and also make money through wrong channels, face payback after the change in the government.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Shafali Verma and Radha Yadav sign up for Sydney Sixers in WBBL
Sydney, Sep 27 (IANS) Two-time Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) champions Sydney Sixers have signed up Indian youngsters Shafali Verma and Radha Yadav ahead of seventh season of the tournament. The announcement of Shafali and Radha signing up with the Sixers comes a day after the duo of Smriti Mandhana and Deepti Sharma were announced to join defending champions Sydney Thunder.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
RSS statement on Amazon irrelevant, says Congress
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) After Panchjanya, a journal with RSS leanings, launched an attack on Jeff Bezos founded Amazon, with a cover story calling it the second generation of the East India Company that entered India with business interests but ended up colonising the country for 200 years, the Congress says what the RSS is saying about the Amazon is irrelevant but the bribery allegation against it should be "probed".
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
IPL 2021 playoffs: Mumbai Indians not 'out' yet! Still have a chance
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Ever since Mumbai Indians suffered a humiliating defeat at the hands of Royal Challengers Bangalore in their IPL game in Dubai, questions are arising in everyone's mind -- 'is it end of road for Rohit Sharma-led side?' or 'do they still have a chance to qualify'?
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Meet Kerala's fake antique dealer with high connections
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Fake antique dealer, Monson Mavunkal, presently cooling his heels in the custody of the Kerala Crime Branch boasts of some high connections with not just politicians but also top Kerala Police officials, this was revealed after pictures of him with the high and mighty came out.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Bharat Bandh peaceful in Maharashtra, evokes mixed response
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Maharashtra witnessed a mixed response to the 10-hour-long Bharat Bandh called by Samyukta Kisan Morcha having support of all non-BJP parties, here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Study on impact of meditation on Covid vaccinated people
Prayagraj, Sep 27 (IANS) The Motilal Nehru Medical College in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj district will conduct a study on the people who have taken the Covid-19 vaccine, to determine whether meditation can improve the antibody response to the vaccine in adults.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Farmer dies of cardiac arrest at Singhu border
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) A farmer, who was protesting at the Singhu border against the three contentious farm laws, died due to cardiac arrest on Monday, the police said here.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Three-storeyed building collapses in Bengaluru, no casualties reported
Bengaluru, Sep 27 (IANS) A three-storeyed building collapsed in Lakkasandra near the busy Wilson Garden area in Bengaluru, Karnataka, on Monday. Luckily, most of the 50 people who lived in the building had gone out to work, the police said, and there were no casualties.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
Hry Minister's employee held with confidential information
Chandigarh, Sep 27 (IANS) An employee in the office of Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij was arrested last week on charges of stealing confidential information, officials said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Punjab,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Assam's highest civilian award for national integration to be conferred by V-P Naidu (Reissued with corrections)
Guwahati, Sep 27 (IANS) The Assam government will confer the 'Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi Award' for National Integration and National Contribution to a prominent person and the award would be conferred by Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu during his proposed visit to the state on October 3, officials said here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Assam,National,Politics
PM should think of problems being faced by farmers: Cong
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Amid the Bharat Bandh, the Congress, which has extended its support to the agitating farmers, has said the Prime Minister should think about the problems being faced by the farmers, especially now when the input costs have increased, and not about the 'billionaire friends for whom the farm laws were brought.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Flossing teeth may be good for your cognitive health
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Dentists from all across the world have been recommending flossing teeth at least once a day. Turns out, it not only helps in preventing bad breath, avoiding cavities and gum disease but also boosts cognitive health.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Science/Tech,Health/Medicine
India-US enhanced ties to boost research, health management: Minister
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Bharati Pravin Pawar, Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, on Monday commended the way in which India and the U.S. have enhanced collaboration in research and development which will advance scientific discoveries and the management of global health threats.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Health/Medicine
CBI gets 5-day remand of Anand Giri, 2 others
Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 27 (IANS) The CJM court on Monday accepted the CBI's application for remand of Anand Giri, priest Aadya Prasad and Sandeep Tiwari in connection with the suspicious death of Akhara Parishad president Mahant Narendra Giri.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
RSS supports Panchjanya on Amazon revelations, seeks govt probe
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Describing the allegations made by Panchjanya, a journal with RSS leanings, against the American multinational company Amazon as serious, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has demanded that the government investigate the whole matter.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Man sets himself ablaze in front of TN CM's residence
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) A 48-year-old man set himself ablaze in front of the residence of Chief Minister M.K. Stalin here on Monday morning, police said.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Japan issues 1st gender bonds to promote female empowerment, education
Tokyo, Sep 27 (IANS) The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) issued the country's first gender bonds on Monday to promote empowerment and education of women and ensure gender equality in developing nations.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Japan,Politics
After another dismal outing, Kohli gives pep-talk to young Ishan Kishan
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli had encouraging words for young Mumbai Indians player Ishan Kishan, who is struggling for form in this edition of the Indian Premier League, after his side's 54-run win against the five-time champions here on Sunday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
No traffic disruption at UP-Delhi Chilla border
Noida, Sep 27 (IANS) Unlike several entry points into the national capital from adjoining states the Delhi-Uttar Pradesh Chilla border connecting with the Gautam Budh Nagar district did not face any traffic snarls due to the Bharat Bandh called by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Taliban bans hairdressers from shaving, trimming beards
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Taliban have banned hairdressers in Afghanistan's Helmand province from shaving or trimming beards, saying it breaches their interpretation of Islamic law, the BBC reported.
2021-09-27
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
India, US CDC well-placed to better respond to most pressing public health challenges
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) As the fourth Indo-US Health Dialogue began here on Monday, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a report to commemorate more than a half-century of successful collaborations with the government in New Delhi.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Burnt body of MBA student found in Bihar's Begusarai
Patna, Sep 27 (IANS) Decomposed dead body of a MBA final year student was found from a pit in Bihar's Begusarai district on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Risk of stroke increases with insulin resistance: Study
London, Sep 27 (IANS) Insulin resistance is associated with stroke, according to a study of more than 100,000 people with Type 2 diabetes (T2D), presented at the recent annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD).
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Kingdom,Human Interest/Society
Gujarat gets first female Speaker of Legislative Assembly
Gandhinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) Monday saw the first woman Speaker of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly, Dr Nimaben Acharya who will preside over the two-day monsoon session which began on Monday. She was escorted to her chair by Gujarat chief minister Bhupendra Patel, former speaker Rajendra Patel and Leader of Opposition Paresh Dhanani.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Aus state leading fight against extinction with new national park
Sydney, Sep 27 (IANS) The Australian state of New South Wales (NSW) has announced the building of a new national park in Western Sydney that will become home to a number of locally extinct wildlife species.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Australia,Environment/Wildlife
Two held for scam in selling shops online in U.P's Kashi Vishwanath Dham
Varanasi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Varanasi police have arrested two persons for allegedly posting fake advertisements on social media for the sale of shops in Kashi Vishwanath Dham area even though the project is still not complete.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Aishwarya Khare on how Sriti Jha has become her inspiration
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Television actress Aishwarya Khare, who is seen in the lead role of 'Lakshmi' in the show 'Bhagya Lakshmi', has been a fan of 'Kumkum Bhagya' actress Sriti Jha for quite some time now and also seeks inspiration from her performances.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Krishna Reddy talks about how his troupe performed in TV serial launch
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) The upcoming show 'Haathi Ghoda Paal Ki Jai Kanhaiya Laal Ki' is all set to start from October 19. For the launch of the show a special dance troupe based in Behrampur, Odisha called 'Prince Dance Group' will be giving a performance.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Pregnant women, kids in S.Korea to get jabs from Oct 18
Seoul, Sep 27 (IANS) South Korea will begin administering Covid-19 vaccines to pregnant women and younger children starting from October 18 as part of its efforts to inoculate more people amid little signs of letup in the fourth wave of the pandemic, health authorities said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, South Korea,Health/Medicine
Idols made by UP women jail inmates to be sold on Amazon
Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 27 (IANS) The women inmates in Moradabad district jail have received orders from e-commerce giant Amazon for 10,000 Lakshmi-Ganesh idols and diyas using cow dung.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society
Don't worry about 'little bit mischief' on LoC: Lt Gen Pandey
Srinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) Lieutenant General, D.P. Pandey, GOC of army's Srinagar headquartered 15 corps said on Monday that people should not worry about "a little bit of mischief" on the Line of Control (LoC).
2021-09-27
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
UP man held for killing daughter to frame wife
Bulandshahr (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 27 (IANS) In shocking incident in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr, a man allegedly 'hired' his neighbour to kill his seven-year-old daughter to frame his wife for the child's murder after she refused to accept the 'triple talaq' he gave her.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
2L beneficiaries to be added to U.P's 'Kanya Sumangla Yojana'
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government has set a target of linking at least two lakh new beneficiaries under the 'Kanya Sumangala Yojana' till December 2021.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Seven Maoists killed in MP in last 3 years
Bhopal/Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) In the last three years, seven wanted Maoists have been eliminated in Naxal-affected areas in Madhya Pradesh. Several development works are being carried out in such terror-prone areas and employment is being provided to migrant workers with police personnel maintaining a strict vigil. In addition to the number of Maoists killed, three terrorists have been arrested.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Politics,Terrorism
Hyd Techie swept away in trench, remains untraced
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) A techie who fell into a roadside trench in Manikonda area here amid heavy rains on Saturday night remained untraced even on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Children to experience 2-to-7 times more climate extremes than grandparents
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) During his or her lifetime, a child born in 2021 will experience on an average twice as many wildfires, between two and three times more droughts, almost three times more river floods and crop failures, and seven times more heatwaves compared to a person who's for instance 60 years old today, researchers have said.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Dennerby names 23-member Indian women's squad for UAE friendlies
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Indian women's team head coach Thomas Dennerby has named a 23-member squad for the upcoming friendly matches in the UAE and Bahrain, starting from Saturday, October 2, 2021.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Football
Toyota Kirloskar Motor discontinues sedan Yaris in India
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Automobile manufacturer Toyota Kirloskar Motor has discontinued high-end sedan Yaris in India with effect from Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Bharat Bandh affects normal life in Odisha
Bhubaneswar, Sep 27 (IANS) Normal life in different parts of Odisha was affected on Monday due to the 10-hour-long Bharat Bandh.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Orissa,National,Politics
Germany's centre-left SPD wins polls: Provisional results (Ld)
Berlin, Sep 27 (IANS) Germany's centre-left Social Democratic Party (SPD) led by incumbent Vice Chancellor Olaf Scholz, has won the general election with 25.7 per cent of the vote, beating the conservative union CDU/CSU and bringing an end of the Angela Merkel era, according to the provisional election results released on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Germany,Politics
After AUKUS, India needs to bond with Asian democracies & France to counter China
New Delhi, Sep 27: Chinas rise and the anxieties that it has triggered in Asia and the West has finally begun to generate a coherent response in the Indo-Pacific region.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy,Politics
Maha Congress' Rajani Patil to be elected unopposed to RS
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Senior Congress leader Rajani Patil is set to be declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha after the Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party decided to withdraw its candidate for the bypolls here on Monday, party sources said.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Why India needs to rediscover Armenia to counter Turkey and Pakistan
New Delhi, Sep 27: Recently the Republic of Armenia celebrated 30 years of independence. This year too, the Armenian College and Philanthropic Academy celebrated the bicentennial - a seminal moment not just for the academy, or for the Armenian community of Kolkata or India but for India-Armenia relations. These enjoy a natural edge given the centuries long history of interaction between our two peoples. At least since the 16th century AD, there is documented history of Armenians in India; undocumented history of interactions stretch back to before the Christian era.
2021-09-27
Category: India, New Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Bharat Bandh evokes partial response in Northeast
Guwahati/Agartala, Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharat Bandh called by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha against the three contentious farm laws evoked a partial response in the Northeastern states on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Assam,National,Politics
England cricketer Moeen Ali retires from Test cricket
London, Sep 27 (IANS) England cricket stalwart, all-rounder Moeen Ali, has decided to call time on his Test match career.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Thailand's battered tourism sector big blow to economy, pushes suicide rates
New Delhi, Sep 27: Thailand, one of the most favoured holiday destinations for Indians, is struggling to its economy back on track. As the Thai government barred international tourist inflow into the country since the outbreak of the Covid 19 pandemic last year, thousands have been left jobless ? without any income.
2021-09-27
Category: India, New Delhi,National,Business/Economy,Features
Aus state outlines roadmap out of Covid curbs
Sydney, Sep 27 (IANS) Authorities in the Australia'd New South Wales (NSW) on Monday unveiled further details of a roadmap out of Covid-19 restrictions as the country's largest state is witnessing a stabilisation of local transmissions.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Australia,Politics
Don't see that aggressiveness in this Mumbai Indians side: Zaheer Khan
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Mumbai Indians' director of cricket operations Zaheer Khan said he is not seeing "that aggressive nature of cricket" so far in his players and warned his side that they were running out of time in their bid to make it to the IPL Play-offs this season.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Healthy alternatives for the festive season
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANSlife) India is a land of different cultures and traditions where festivals play an important role in bringing people closer. The contagious festive spirit witnesses a surge of a different level as soon as the month of October and November approach and the incredible diversity of the country can be seen in the wide array of religious and cultural festivals, celebrated differently all across the nation.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Features,Health/Medicine,IANS Life
itel forays into home audio category, unveils four new soundbars in India
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) In a bid to make the festive season more exciting, India's most trusted smartphone brand itel announced that it has entered into home audio category with the launch of four new soundbars in the country.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Features,Technology
Farmers take lunch on KMP e-way, commuters hassled
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) A group of farmers, who were protesting against three contentious farm laws on Monday in wake of the Bharat Bandh call given by Samyukt Kisan Morcha, were seen having their lunch in the middle of Western Peripheral Expressway, which is also known as Kundli-Manesar-Palwal (KMP) Expressway (Haryana).
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Gulab impact: Telangana CM takes stock of situation
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday took stock of the situation in the state due to heavy rains under the impact of cyclone 'Gulab' which weakened into deep depression after crossing Andhra-Odisha coast overnight.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Shanaya Kapoor joins Ritu Kumar's squad
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANSlife) On a fashion note GenZ's style trend has been all about trendy, simple and functional, it bridges the gap between comfort and fun.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Features,IANS Life
A virtual exhibition dedicated to Chintz
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANSlife) The works in "The Porcelain Rose" are a space of folly. All flora and fauna are juxtaposed with each other in unlikely and improbable combinations, in which they cannot possibly exist. As opposed to the forest that abides by the natural order, the works here are rife with illogic, unreason and contrariness.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Features,IANS Life
Blurring vision? Read the signs
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANSlife) Senior citizens account for 12 per cent of the world's population and the number is set to grow over 22 per cent by 2050. With age, one may be prone to age-related retinal or eye problems. One of the most common vision problems experienced by the elderly is Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD), which affects the macula, a part of the retina situated at the back of the eye. This can affect central vision, eye for colour and fine details.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,IANS Life
Google celebrates its 23rd birthday with animated doodle
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Search giant Google on Monday created an animated cake doodle on its homepage while celebrating its 23rd birthday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
5mn doses of Pfizer Covid vaccine administered in NZ
Wellington, Sep 27 (IANS) New Zealand's Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins said on Monday that 5 million doses of the Pfizer jab have been administered in the country so far.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine
Guns come out on last day of Bhabanipur bypoll canvassing, Dilip Ghosh heckled by Trinamool supporters
Kolkata, Sep 27 (IANS) On the last day of the election campaign for the Bhabanipur assembly seat bypoll on Monday, tension escalated in the south Kolkata area ahead of the September 30 elections, as Trinamool Congress supporters allegedly physically harassed former BJP state chief Dilip Ghosh while he was campaigning for Priyanka Tibrewal who is pitted against Mamata Banerjee.
2021-09-27
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Madhavan's 'Rocketry: The Nambi Effect' to hit screens on Apr 1 next year
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) The release date for R. Madhavan's much-awaited directorial debut 'Rocketry: The Nambi Effect' was announced on Monday. The film will hit theatres on April 1, 2022.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Southern Cinema
NASA to launch 1 Earth-observing satellite, 4 CubeSats on Monday
Washington, Sep 27 (IANS) US space agency NASA has cleared the launch of Landsat 9, a powerful Earth-observing satellite, and four tiny satellites on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Technology
UP now has largest number of LPG consumers
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh has now become the state with the largest number of LPG consumers in the country.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Breather for online skill games after TN, K'taka, now Kerala HC quashes notification banning online rummy
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The bill passed by the Karnataka legislature prohibiting online games of skill in the state, has come under a cloud, as the Kerala High Court on Monday quashed a Kerala government notification banning online rummy. This comes on the heels of the Madras High Court judgement that struck down the Tamil Nadu government's blanket ban on online skill games.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Immigration/Law/Rights,Other Sports
It's housefull: Bollywood biggies queue up for theatrical releases
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) As soon as Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray announced that all cinema halls and drama theatres in the state will reopen from October 22, a slew of Bollywood filmmakers declared the release dates of their upcoming films.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
TN gives 'cold shoulder' to Bharat Bandh call
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) Bharat Bandh called by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha and supported by the ruling DMK in Tamil Nadu turned out to be a damp squib with the public not responding at all to the shutdown-call.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Mixed response to Bharat Bandh in NDA-ruled Puducherry
Puducherry, Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharat Bandh called by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) against three farm laws evoked mixed response in Puducherry, which is ruled by the AINRC-BJP combine.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Pondicherry,National,Politics
Baloch Liberation Army blows up Jinnah statue in Gwadar
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) A statue of Mohammad Ali Jinnah in Gwadar was destroyed in a bomb attack, claimed by the outlawed Baloch Libe­ration Army, Pakistani media reported.
2021-09-27
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Bharat Bandh: Centre asks states to ensure law and order, safety of public property
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Centre has asked all state governments to ensure safety of the public property and maintenance of law and order in wake of the nationwide strike call given by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha for 10 hours which began at 6 a.m. on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Sudan PM says current dispute not between military, civilians
Khartoum, Sep 27 (IANS) Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok said that the current dispute in the country is not between the military and civilians, but it is between those who support democratic civil transformation and those who seek to block it.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Sudan,Politics
'Do you think you are Mother Teresa?'
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) For a dozen years as one of the worlds most admired CEOs, Indra Nooyi, redefined what it means to be an exceptional leader. To the extent that when she once pitched a revolutionary strategy to introduce healthy products, she was asked if she was Mother Teresa!
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Art/Culture/Books
WHO to relaunch Covid origins probe with fresh team
Washington, Sep 27 (IANS) The World Health Organization (WHO) is set to relaunch investigations into the origins of the Covid-19, with a fresh probe team, the media reported.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
International charter flights to Goa soon: CM
Panaji, Sep 27 (IANS) International charter flights will be hitting the runways at the Dabolim international airport in Goa soon, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Modi launches Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that digital infrastructure was taking everything from 'Ration to Prashasan' (ration to administration) to the common Indian in a fast and transparent manner.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
It is time to consider ban on dogs as food: S.Korean Prez
Seoul, Sep 27 (IANS) South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday raised the need for the government to consider imposing a formal ban on dog meat consumption in the country.
2021-09-27
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Minimal impact of Bharat Bandh in UP
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) Barring districts along the Uttar Pradesh-Delhi border, the impact of the Bharat Bandh call given by farmers bodies on Monday, saw little impact in central and eastern districts.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society
Rohit losing patience with batters, says they are 'letting us down consistently'
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma seems to be losing patience with the way his batters are letting the team down in this edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) and he vent out his frustration following the 54-run thrashing at the hands of Royal Challengers Bangalore on Sunday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
PMK calls for caste-wise census
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) The PMK founder leader Dr S. Ramadoss has called for a caste-wise population census to ascertain the exact position of each caste and community in the state.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
5.7-magnitude earthquake jolts Manila
Manila, Sep 27 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale jolted Manila on Monday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Philippines,Environment/Wildlife
Now, ED raids ex-Sena MP Anandrao Adsul, son's home
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday raided the home of former Shiv Sena MP Anandrao Adsul and his son Abhijit Adsul in connection with a complaint of alleged scam worth Rs.900-crore in the City Cooperative Bank Ltd, here.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Bharat Bandh: Trains halted in Haryana, Punjab; road traffic affected in NCR
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Over two dozen trains were halted at various locations in Punjab and Haryana and road traffic towards Delhi was affected massively due to the Bharat Bandh call by farmers' unions on Monday even as Delhi remained relatively undisturbed with almost normal road and metro traffic.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Croatian scientists appeal for protection of Adriatic Sea
Zagreb, Sep 27 (IANS) Croatian scientists have issued a public appeal for the protection of the Adriatic Sea, stressing that this is a precondition for the sustainable development of the society.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Croatia,Environment/Wildlife
Heavy rains lash Telangana, more in store
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed parts of Telangana including state capital Hyderabad on Monday under the influence of cyclonic storm Gulab, which weakened into deep depression after crossing Andhra-Odisha coast overnight.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
Faleiro resigns as Cong MLA after hailing 'Mamata formula'
Panaji, Sep 27 (IANS) Former Goa Chief Minister Luizinho Faleiro, who is tipped to join the Trinamool Congress, on Monday submitted his resignation to Goa Speaker Rajesh Patnekar, while also urging all breakaway Congress groups including the West Bengal-based parties to come together as part of a "larger picture" to fight the BJP juggernaut with an eye on the 2024 Lok Sabha polls and by using the "Mamata formula".
2021-09-27
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Ethiopia to close Embassy in Cairo over economic reasons
Cairo, Sep 27 (IANS) The Ethiopian Embassy in Cairo will suspend its work starting in October for three to six months due to economic reasons, announced the Ethiopian Ambassador to Egypt Markos Tekle Rike.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Egypt,Politics
Tagore's Visva Bharati likely to be part of UNESCO World Heritage Site
Kolkata, Sep 27 (IANS) A 30-member delegation team from UNESCO is likely to visit Santiniketan between September 28 and October 3 brightening up the prospect of Rabindranath Tagore-envisioned prestigious university Visva Bharati being included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Site.
2021-09-27
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Art/Culture/Books
Prateik Chaudhary opens up on his role in upcoming show 'Sindoor Ki Keemat'
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) 'Paramavatar Shri Krishna' actor Prateik Chaudhary says he is happy to be part of Gul Khan's upcoming show 'Sindoor Ki Keemat'. The actor will be seen playing the pivotal role of 'Ashwin Awasthi'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Apple to fix issue with 'unlock with Apple Watch' feature on iPhone 13 soon
San Francisco, Sep 27 (IANS) Apple has acknowledged an issue where the "unlock with Apple Watch" feature might not work with its new iPhone 13 devices and promised to fix this issue with an upcoming software update.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Adivi Sesh back home from hospital after recovering from dengue
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Adivi Sesh is back home from hospital after recovering from dengue. The actor is currently recuperating after the illness.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
DHFL Case: NCLAT to hear FD, NCD holders & Wadhawan's plea on Sep 29
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) will hear pleas by fixed deposit and NCD holders of Dewan Housing Finance Corp Ltd (DHFL) and it's former promoter Kapil Wadhawan against the approval of Piramal Capital and Housing's resolution plan for the bankrupt NBFC.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Immigration/Law/Rights
Political tourism has started in Goa ahead of 2022 polls: Sawant
Panaji, Sep 27 (IANS) With the Assembly polls scheduled a few months away, Goa is promoting "political tourism" Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on the occasion of 'World Tourism Day', while taking a dig at opposition political parties, especially the Trinamool Congress, which has announced its re-entry into state politics.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Aerospace Engineers to supply components for Boeing, expand facility
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) Aerospace component maker, the Salem-based Aerospace Engineers Private Ltd will supply components for Boeing India, said the Tamil Nadu government.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
Generally cloudy sky with light rain likely on Monday
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Delhi is likely to witness generally cloudy sky on Monday with a possibility of light showers in some parts, the IMD said.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Global oil prices rise to multi-month high levels over falling US inventories, rising demand
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The start of the week has brought fresh gains for the crude market as oil has rallied on signs of a tightening market amid a global energy crunch.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Bharat Bandh will compel Centre to listen to farmers: Rakesh Tikait
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait, who has been leading the farmers' protest in the outskirts of the national capital for the past 10 months, said that he is certain that Monday's Bharat Bandh will compel the Centre to listen to the voices of farmers.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Harrowing time in Punjab, Haryana as buses, rails remain stranded
Chandigarh, Sep 27 (IANS) Hundreds of people across Punjab and Haryana on Monday faced a harrowing time as buses, taxis and rails did not ply due to the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM)-called Bharat Bandh.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Punjab,National
'Misinterpretation of Constitution's basic structure needs to be prevented' (IANS Interview)
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) There is every reason to be proud of the basic structure of the Constitution of India but the "problem" lies in the way its "basic structure is often misinterpreted", says a veteran bureaucrat who had put in his papers as the Union Home Secretary and Secretary Justice in 1993 as "the last straw was the demolition of the Babri Masjid".
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Kohli singles out Maxwell, Harshal for special praise after win over Mumbai Indians
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli lavished praise on Australian cricketer Glenn Maxwell's 37-ball, 56-run innings against Mumbai Indians, which was the cornerstone of the side's 54-run victory over five-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions on Sunday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
After bribery charges, now 'Panchjanya' says Amazon is East India Co.2.0
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) After labelling bribery charges against Infosys, Panchjanya, a journal with RSS leanings, has now opened an attack on Jeff Bezos founded Amazon, with a cover story calling it the second generation of the East India Company that entered India with business interests but ended up colonising the country for 200 years.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Politics
Tata Motors gears to 'Punch' in new models (IANS Exclusive)
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Automobile major Tata Motors' aims to make the most of the upcoming festive season via new market interventions, including those powered by the cheaper CNG fuel along with its 'Punch' into the sub-compact SUV segment.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Prabhas-starrer 'Adipurush' to clash with Akshay Kumar's 'Raksha Bandhan'
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Akshay Kumar's 'Raksha Bandhan' and Prabhas-starrer 'Adipurush' will face-off at the box-office as they are set to release on August 11, 2022.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
IFIN to sell 62 NPA accounts worth Rs 4.3K cr
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) IL&FS Financial Services (IFIN) has put its non performing asset (NPA) portfolio of approx Rs 4,300 crore up for sale as part of plan to bring down overall group level debt.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
AUKUS vs. Quad: A reality check (Opinion)
The past week saw the US's hard push to contain China in its own backyard, by the formation of a new defence agreement known as AUKUS, with no precedent in diplomatic world, as the regional might of the new alliance is already covered by an old alliance named Quad.
2021-09-27
Category: India, New Delhi,Opinion/Commentary
'All Cong breakaway groups must follow 'Mamata formula' to defeat Modi'
Panaji, Sep 27 (IANS) Former Goa Chief Minister Luizinho Faleiro, who was being expected to join the Trinamool Congress, on Monday urged all breakaway Congress groups including the West Bengal-based party to come together as part of a "larger picture" to fight the BJP juggernaut with an eye on the 2024 Lok Sabha polls and by using the "Mamata formula".
2021-09-27
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
JGU launches two new flagship courses in Behaviour and Finance
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) With a vision to enable scholars and practitioners to explore contemporary trends at the intersection of finance, psychology, technology and consumer behaviour, O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) is launching two new courses- M.Sc. in Behaviour & Finance; and Integrated M.Sc. & Ph.D. in Behaviour and Finance. These Masters and Integrated Ph.D. programmes that focus on behavioural finance will start from August 2022.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education
Bharat Bandh: Road, rail traffic disruption in Bihar
Patna, Sep 27 (IANS) The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM)-called Bharat Bandh on Monday witnessed traffic disruptions at several places in Bihar as the opposition parties actively lent their support. Rail traffic was also stopped in Darbhanga by the protesters.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Maulana assaulted in K'taka, threatened with gun for defective number plate
Chikkamagalur (Karnataka), Sep 27 (IANS) The incident of a Maulana being assaulted for defective number plate and threatened with gun came to light in Chikkamagalur district of Karnataka, following which the police department swiftly apologised for the police excesses towards the victim and assured action against the officer.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Afghan airline flies out relatives, staff impersonating journos (Ld)
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) A private Afghan airline flew out at least 155 family members of the company's leadership to Abu Dhabi instead of evacuees, including journalists, according to a media report on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Anshuman Jha wins Best Actor Critics Award at IIFFB 2021
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Anshuman Jha has won the 'Best Actor-Critics Award' at India International Film Festival of Boston (IIFFB) for his portrayal of a serial killer in the film 'Midnight Delhi'.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Impossible for us to recognise Taliban: Italian FM
Kabul, Sep 27 (IANS) Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio has said that it was impossible for his country to recognise the caretaker Taliban government in Afghanistan, adding that at least 17 of the appointed ministers were "terrorists", the media reported on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
`AICF does not recognise Dongre as FIDE Zone 3.7 President'
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) The All India Chess Federation (AICF) need not send the notice of its general body meeting to R.M. Dongre, President, FIDE Zone 3.7 as it does not recognise him, said a senior official.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Other Sports
Covid caused biggest decrease in life expectancy since WWII
London, Sep 27 (IANS) The Covid-19 pandemic triggered life expectancy losses not seen since the World War II in Western Europe and exceeded those observed around the dissolution of the Eastern Bloc in central and Eastern European countries, according to a research published on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Kingdom,National,Health/Medicine
Increasing number of UP Civil Service aspirants opt for Sanskrit
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's initiatives to promote Sanskrit seem to be paying off.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Education
Last-minute talks over fate of controversial S.Korean media bill
Seoul, Sep 27 (IANS) South Korean rival parties held last-minute talks Monday to decide the fate of a controversial media bill under criticism for potentially undermining press freedom.
2021-09-27
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Tractor-trolleys parked at Singhu, but very few occupants
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The visibility of farmers at the Singhu border (Delhi-Haryana), where they have been sitting in protest since November 26 last year, was very low on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Bharat Bandh evokes contrasting response in Telugu states
Vijayawada/Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) The day-long Bharat Bandh called by Samyukta Kisan Morcha evoked contrasting response in the two Telugu states on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
44 killed in heavy fighting in Yemen's Marib
Sanaa, Sep 27 (IANS) At least 44 people were killed as heavy fighting continued between Yemeni security forces and the Houthi militia in the oil-rich rovince of Marib amid intensified airstrikes, a military official said.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Yemen,Politics
Signal app suffers major outage, firm working on it
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Signal's encrypted messaging app continues to be down on Monday after facing global outage on Sunday. The firm said it is working to fix it.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Bhagwat meets Padma Shri Anwar Khan Baeeya in Barmer
Jaipur, Sep 27 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat visited folk artiste Padma Shri Anwar Khan Baeeya of Jaisalmer, who now resides in Barmer, in keeping with his promise after Khan invited him in the most unusual manner, singing "Padharoo Mhare Des adding Bhagwat's name in the lyrics, making it a personal rendition.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Rajasthan,Cinema/Showbiz
Afghan airline flew out relatives, not evacuees: Report
Kabul, Sep 27 (IANS) A private Afghan airline flew out at least 155 family members of the company's leadership to Abu Dhabi instead of evacuees, including journalists, according to a media report on mOnday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
2-day session of Gujarat Assembly begins today
Gandhinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) With an entirely new treasury bench of the House to face the opposition, the two-day Monsoon Session of the Gujarat Assembly will begin on Monday. This will be the first session of the Assembly after the swearing-in of the Bhupendra Patel government and is likely to be stormy.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
TN constitutes special teams for scrutiny of gold loans
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) After Chief Minister M.K. Stalin announced that all eligible gold loans up to 5 sovereigns would be waived, the registrar of cooperative societies has directed scrutiny of all gold loans. Special teams have been constituted to study the continuity of the gold that was pledged for taking loans.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Sudheeran now quits as Congress member as well
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Just days after top Congress leader from Kerala, V.M.Sudheeran stepped down from the political affairs committee (PAC) of the party, on Monday he also quit as an AICC member.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
India reports 26,041 new Covid cases, 276 deaths
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) India's fresh Covid cases continued to decline as 26,041 new infections and 276 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Ayushmann-starrer 'Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui' to release on Dec 10
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Ayushmann Khurrana's upcoming film 'Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui' is all set to hit the big screens on December 10.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Pakistani soldier killed in checkpost attack
Islamabad, Sep 27 (IANS) A Pakistani soldier was killed and two others were injured when militants targeted a security forces' checkpost in Balochistan, the third terror attack in the province since September 24, an army statement said.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
'Centre only said it would consider TN proposal on HLL Biotech's vax plant'
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) The Central Government has only said it would look into the proposal given by the M.K. Stalin government to operate the integrated vaccine complex in Chengalpattu belonging to HLL Biotech Ltd, said Tamil Nadu Health Secretary J.Radhakrishnan.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Asian cues lift indices; realty stocks rise (Ld)
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Positive Asian cues lifted the key indices of the Indian equity market during Monday's morning trade session.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Bharat Bandh: Both carriageways of Red fort closed
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Delhi Traffic Police have closed both carriageways across the iconic Red fort, an official said here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Dhoni's cool temperament kept team in good spirits despite the pressures: Gaikwad
Abu Dhabi, Sep 27 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings opening batsman, Ruturaj Gaikwad, who has emerged as Mr Dependable for the three-time IPL champions, said that skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's cool demeanour was the reason the side, despite playing under tremendous pressure against Kolkata Knight Riders on Sunday, won the thrilling contest by two wickets.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Rajasthan primary schools reopen Monday
Jaipur, Sep 27 (IANS) Rajasthan primary schools reopened from Monday on the directions issued by the state government.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Education,Health/Medicine
Govt increases majority in Iceland's parliamentary polls
Reykjavik, Sep 27 (IANS) The Iceland's coalition government increased its majority by two seats from 35 to 37 in the country's 63-seat Parliament following the September 25 elections.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Iceland,Politics
'Gulab' effect: Heavy rainfall expected in coastal Andhra, Chhattisgarh
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The deep depression, which is a remnant of the Cyclonic Storm 'Gulab' is likely to cause heavy rainfall in coastal Andhra Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, IMD said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
When a local turned tourist for a day to rediscover Agra
Agra, Sep 27 (IANS) Ahead of the World Tourism Day (September 27) when a new tourist season in the post pandemic phase is about to begin, a group of three journeyed through the bylanes of Agra to find out what other attractions could delight visitors, in addition to the 17th century monument of love, the Taj Mahal.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society
Bharat Bandh: No traffic disruption at Loni border
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharat Bandh called by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha on Monday to protest against the three farm laws, seemed to have no effect at the Loni border (Delhi-Uttar Pradesh) connecting the Baghpat (Haryana) Highway.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
N.Korean missile launches show serious threat: US official
Seoul, Sep 27 (IANS) North Korea's recent missile launches show the "seriousness of threat" posed to the US and South Korea, a Pentagon official said on Monday, amid a conciliatory gesture from Pyongyang after a series of weapons tests.
2021-09-27
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
2 gunned down in Bihar amid Panchayat hearing
Patna, Sep 27 (IANS) Two persons were gunned down during a Panchayat hearing in Bihar's Khagaria district, an official said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Heavy rains lash coastal Andhra, 'Gulab' weakens into deep depression
Visakhapatnam, Sep 27 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed north coastal Andhra Pradesh under the impact of cyclonic storm 'Gulab' which has weakened into a deep depression after crossing Andhra-Odisha coast, officials said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
Bharat Bandh: Traffic congestion at Delhi-Gurugram border
Gurugram, Sep 27 (IANS) Amid the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM)-called Bharat Bandh on Monday, commuters on the Delhi-Jaipur Expressway had to face a huge traffic congestion as the Delhi Police had put barriers at the border to keep a vigil on the farmers entering the national capital.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Haryana,National,Politics
Father dies of heart attack while saving son
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) In a freak accident, a tea stall owner suffered a massive heart attack and died on the spot while trying to save his son during a spat with a jeweller of the adjoining shop.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society
Diesel price rises for 2nd consecutive day, petrol stable
New Delhi, Sept. Sep 27 (IANS) Auto fuel prices in the country have maintained stability amidst a volatility in global oil prices, but the oil marketing companies (OMC) on Monday increased the pump price of diesel once again while maintaining stability in petrol rates.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Arjun Bijlani wins 'Khatron Ke Khiladi 11' despite dislocated shoulder
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) 'Khatron Ke Khiladi 11' winner Arjun Bijlani is on "top of the world", for it has been arduous journey to the winner's trophy and Rs 20 lakh in the reality show presented by Bollywood's hit director Rohit Shetty.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz
Moeen might not be a part of England's Ashes touring party: Reports
London, Sep 27 (IANS) Top England batting all-rounder Moeen Ali could become a casualty of the gruelling season ahead, and the 34-year-old veteran of 64 Tests is understood to be not interested at the "prospect of an extended time away from home" for the ICC T20 World Cup in the UAE and the subsequent Ashes series Down Under.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Ben Affleck healthier than ever, thanks to JLo
Los Angeles, Sep 27 (IANS) Hollywood star Ben Affleck has reportedly been living a healthier lifestyle ever since rekindling his romance with ex-flame actress-singer Jennifer Lopez.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Lashana Lynch fulfills childhood dream with 'No Time To Die' character
Los Angeles, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Lashana Lynch has described her 'No Time To Die' character Nomi as the woman she hoped to see on screen when I was a "little girl".
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Adarsh Gourav: Working with a younger lot brings fresh perspective
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actor Adarsh Gourav, who will be seen working with actors Siddhant Chaturvedi and Ananya Pandey in 'Kho Gaye Hum Kahan', says working with a younger lot brings a fresh perspective and a different thinking to the project.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Traffic stopped at Ghazipur border
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) To mark a year of the Centre's passed three contentious farm laws, hundreds of farmers on Monday blocked the Ghazipur border to protest and seek repeal of the laws as they joined the Bharat Bandh call given by farmers bodies to bring attention to their plight.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Arrest warrants for 3 Iraqis over normalisation calls with Israel
Baghdad, Sep 27 (IANS) A Baghdad court has issued arrest warrants for three participants in a meeting calling for the normalising ties with Israel, a proposal that has been rejected by the Traqi government.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G to heat up '5G' phone war in India
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) India to reach around 40 million 5G smartphone shipments, which is around 24 per cent of the total, by end of 2021, up from around 3.5 million in 2020. To strengthen their position in the 5G smartphone market, companies have already started launching 5G enabled phones in different segments.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Kangana shares 'permanent stretch marks' after 'Thalaivii'
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Kangana Ranaut has talked about how her weight adjustments for her latest 'Thalaivii' that "messed up many things" in her body and left her with "permanent stretch marks".
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
OPPO K9 Pro 5G with Dimensity 1200, up to 12GB RAM announced
Beijing. Sep 27 (IANS) OPPO has launched its latest K-series smartphone 'K9 Pro' in China with a 120Hz AMOLED display, triple rear cameras, a MediaTek Dimensity 1200 chipset, and 60W fast-charging support.
2021-09-27
Category: India, New Delhi,Technology
N.Korea remains unresponsive to Seoul's hotline calls
Seoul, Sep 27 (IANS) North Korea remained unresponsive to South Korea's calls via liaison and military hotlines on Monday despite cautious optimism created after the sister of Pyongyang's leader Kim Jong-un said the two Koreas could discuss improvement in long-strained relations.
2021-09-27
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Repeal farm laws: Punjab CM appeals to Centre
Chandigarh, Sep 27 (IANS) Retreating his Congress government commitment with the protesting farmers, Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday appealed to the Central government to repeal the three farm legislations. But he asked farmers to raise their voice in a peaceful manner.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Transitioning from Tests to T20s was a huge challenge, says Jadeja after thrilling win
Abu Dhabi, Sep 27 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings' star performer against Kolkata Knight Riders on Sunday, Ravindra Jadeja, said that blasting runs at the crucial stage when he came in to bat was more important that saving his wicket, given that all eyes were on him to guide his team to victory at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Over 42% S.Koreans in their 30s unmarried in 2020: Census
Seoul, Sep 27 (IANS) More than 42 per cent of 30-somethings in South Korea remained unmarried last year, census data revealed on Monday, underscoring the trend in which many young people delay or give up on marriage amid a prolonged economic slowdown.
2021-09-27
Category: International, South Korea,International
Nationwide shutdown call on Day 305 of farm stir
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM)-called Bharat Bandh on Monday marked the first anniversary of the three contentious farm laws passed a year back and saw traffic come to a standstill across Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi as major highways were blocked by protesting farmers.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Markets open on positive note; Nifty just short of 18K-mark
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) India's key equity indices -- S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50 -- opened on a positive note on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Bharat Bandh: Near total strike in Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) After the ruling Left and the Opposition Congress joined hands to support the agitating farmers, Kerala is seeing a total shutdown on Monday morning.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
CDRI to expand serological survey to state level in UP
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) The CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute will expand its serological testing for antibodies against the novel coronavirus to the state level in Uttar Pradesh.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
UP Cong seeks judicial probe in Pratapgarh violence
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) In a delayed reaction, the Uttar Pradesh Congress has demanded a judicial probe into Pratapgarh violence in which former Congress MP Pramod Tiwari and Congress legislature party leader Aradhana Mishra have been booked for attempt to murder.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
'Deepotsav' to have mega-drone show this yr
Ayodhya, Sep 27 (IANS) 'Deepotsav', in Ayodhya this year will witness a scintillating air show with hundreds of drones creating a glowing zig-zag formation in the skies.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
Kerala sees near total Bharat Bandh
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Both the ruling Left and the opposition Congress came out together in Kerala to support the agitating farmers on Monday as the southern state witnessed a near total lockdown.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
Small spells for bowlers played big role in win in humid Abu Dhabi: Dhoni
Abu Dhabi, Sep 27 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has said that the fact that the bowlers were made to bowl "small spells" in the hot and humid conditions of Abu Dhabi kept them fresh all through the match and played a vital role in the three-time IPL champions winning the contest by two wickets against Kolkata Knight Riders in a dramatic fashion on Sunday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Katherine Heigl voices support for behind-the-scenes workers in industry
Los Angeles, Sep 27 (IANS) Hollywood star Katherine Heigl has pledged to support behind-the-scenes workers in the entertainment industry. She credits the crew she has worked with over the years for making her who she is today.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Twitter will allow hosts to add topics in Spaces
San Francisco, Sep 27 (IANS) Micro-blogging site Twitter is adding topics to Spaces for hosts to tag their Spaces with up to three relevant topics.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Centre-left SPD leads in German federal elections: Exit poll
Berlin, Sep 27 (IANS) Germany's centre-left Social Democratic Party (SPD) led by incumbent Vice Chancellor Olaf Scholz, has won about 26 per cent of the votes in the federal elections which will usher in a new government and mark the end of the Angela Merkel era, preliminary exit poll released on Monday by the local media showed.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Germany,Politics
Kabul airport now ready for int'l flights: Taliban official
Kabul, Sep 27 (IANS) The Kabul airport is now fully operational for international flights and all airliners can resume services, a spokesman of the Taliban's Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Sophie Ellis-Bextor reveals being raped at 17
Los Angeles, Sep 27 (IANS) In a shock revelation, 'Murder on the Dancefloor' singer Sophie Ellis-Bextor has said she was raped at the age of 17 by an older man, who was 29 at that time.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Arsenal take north London bragging rights; Wolves beat Southampton
London, Sep 27 (IANS) Arsenal continued their recovery with a 3-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur in the north London derby thanks to an impressive first-half performance. Goals from Emile Smith-Rowe after 12 minutes, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after 27 minutes and a third from Bukayo Saka just six minutes later on Sunday evening saw Arsenal flying, while Spurs looked chaotic.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Football
Global Covid-19 caseload tops 231.8 mn
Washington, Sep 27 (IANS) The global coronavirus caseload has topped 231.8 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.74 million and vaccinations soared to over 6.08 billion, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Doja Cat was called Amy Winehouse during her teens
Los Angeles, Sep 27 (IANS) Rapper Doja Cat has said that she was likened to late singer Amy Winehouse, who died of alcohol poisoning in 2011, during her teenage years because of her make-up style.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
Ambedkar institute in Punjab to begin MBBS admissions
Chandigarh, Sep 27 (IANS) The National Medical Commission has issued a letter of intent for 100 MBBS seats to the Ambedkar State Institute of Medical Sciences in Mohali, Punjab, to start from this year, an official said.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Punjab,National,Education
Bharat Bandh: Security beefed up in Delhi
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The security arrangements across the peripheries of the national capital were beefed up in the wake Bharat Bandh on Monday to mark one year of the passage of the Centre's three contentious farm laws.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Public transport operational in Delhi despite Bharat Bandh
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Public transport, including the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses and the Delhi Metro, were operational on Monday depsite the Bharat Bandh called by the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU).
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
K'taka farmer bodies to observe Bharat Bandh on Monday
Bengaluru, Sep 27 (IANS) Karnataka farmers' organisations across the state are all set to observe Bharat Bandh on Monday against new farm laws enacted by the Central government. The State Farmers' Association, Hasiru Sene, Sugar Cane Growers Association, Pranta Raita Sangha have given a call to observe total bandh in the state.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
CBI creates suicide scene with dummy in Baghambari Math
Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh) Sep 27 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) recreated the suicide scene in Baghambari Math where the Akhil Bhartiya Akhara Parishad (ABAP) president Mahant Narendra Giri's body was found on September 20.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Long distance runner, record holder cyclist runs for Yamuna
Agra, Sep 27 (IANS) Ahead of the Tourism Day on Monday, Taj city's sports celebrity Pramod Kumar Katara, who holds several records for long distance running, cycling and balancing on the Swiss balls, ran for over 22 km along the Yamuna to highlight the importance of Yamuna river to keep the Taj Mahal and other monuments safe.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Human Interest/Society
Russian fighters escort US bomber over Pacific
Moscow, Sep 27 (IANS) Russian fighters have escorted a US strategic bomber over the neutral waters of the Pacific, said the Russian Defence Ministry.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Russian Federation,Diplomacy,Politics
Three more held in religious conversion racket
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) The Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) of Uttar Pradesh Police has arrested three more persons allegedly involved in religious conversion racket.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Hundreds of farmers block highways in Punjab, Haryana
Chandigarh, Sep 27 (IANS) Hundreds of farmers on Monday blocked major highways, including National Highway 1 linking Delhi with parts of Haryana and Punjab, following a nationwide call by farmers' unions to demand scrapping of three Central farm laws.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
UN chief calls for elimination of nuclear weapons
United Nations, Sep 27 (IANS) United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres spoke on Sunday on the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons, declaring that nuclear weapons must be eliminated from the world and a new era of dialogue, trust and peace must begin.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Politics
World Rivers Day celebrated with fervour in Agra
Agra, Sep 27 (IANS) World Rivers Day commemorates the many values of rivers and encourages river stewardship and conservation around the globe -- a massive worldwide event involving up to 100 countries that has its roots in British Columbia Rivers Day.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Human Interest/Society
Pak reports surge in dengue fever cases amid outbreak fears
Islamabad, Sep 27 (IANS) A surge in the number of dengue fever cases has been reported in parts of Pakistan over the past 24 hours amid fears that the country might face an outbreak of the disease in the coming days, heath authorities said on Sunday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Pakistan,Health/Medicine,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Another 4mn doses of Chinese vaccines arrive in Myanmar
Yangon, Sep 27 (IANS) Another 4 million doses of China's Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccines purchased by Myanmar arrived at Yangon International Airport on Sunday, according to a release from the Chinese Embassy in Myanmar.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Myanmar,Health/Medicine
Cyclone Gulab makes landfall, heavy rains likely in several places
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) After making landfall, cyclonic Storm 'Gulab' on late Sunday evening moved westwards with a speed of 26 kmph and lay centred over north coastal Andhra Pradesh.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
IPL 2021: Maxwell's all-round show, Harshal's hat-trick power RCB to 54-run win (2nd Ld)
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) An all-round show by Glenn Maxwell and a brilliant hat-trick by Harshal Patel helped Royal Challengers Bangalore register an emphatic 54-run win over Mumbai Indians in the 39th match of the IPL 2021 here on Sunday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Twitter salutes CSK's du Plessis for fielding despite a bleeding knee
Abu Dhabi, Sep 27 (IANS) When it comes to playing with a bleeding knee in the yellow of Chennai Super Kings, visuals of former Australian batsman Shane Watson during the IPL 2019 final come in mind. That time, Watson was applauded for his commitment towards the game and his team.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Africa's Covid cases near 8.27 million
Addis Ababa, Sep 27 (IANS) The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Africa reached 8,268,818 as of Sunday afternoon, the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Ethiopia,Health/Medicine
IPL 2021: Maxwell's all-round show, Patel's hat-trick power RCB to 54-run win (ld)
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) An all-round show by Glenn Maxwell and a brilliant hat-trick by Harshal Patel helped Royal Challengers Bangalore register an emphatic win over Mumbai Indian in the 39th match of the IPL 2021 here on Sunday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
70-year-old drug peddler held in Delhi
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) A septuagenarian drug peddler was arrested and 1.2 kg of ganja recovered from his possession, a Delhi Police official said here on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Abu Dhabi-based businessman reaches out to help ailing Assamese
Guwahati, Sep 26 (IANS) With patients of estern Assam lacking facilities for instant and proper treatment due to the lack of Advanced Life Support (ALS) ambulances, an Abu Dhabi-based Assamese businessman Vedanta Baruah came forward as a saviour by donating two such ambulances.
2021-09-26
Category: International, India,Diaspora,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society
A feisty Indian approach pays dividends against Australia
India loves to play against Australia. It can be fair to say that India vs Australia series is among the top world cricket rivalries (both men and women). It certainly gets the best out of the Indian women team. Inside that dressing room when an Indian team is preparing to come out against the green and gold outfit, there is a different feisty feeling. You know as a player that things will be competitive out there and the contest will be hard fought. Nothing will come easy.
2021-09-26
Category: India, New Delhi,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2021: Harshal Patel's hat-trick sends Mumbai to a 54-run loss
Dubai, Sep 26 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) pacer Harshal Patel took the first hat-trick of IPL 2021, sending Mumbai Indians to a crushing 54-run loss at Dubai International Stadium on Sunday. The win keeps Bangalore at third place while Mumbai slip to seventh place in the points table.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
IAF officer arrested in TN on rape complaint by woman colleague
Chennai, Sep 26 (IANS) An Indian Air Force (IAF) officer was arrested on Sunday in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore, following charges of rape levelled by his colleague.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
Beaumont century leads England to emphatic win over New Zealand
Canterbury, Sep 26 (IANS) England opener Tammy Beaumont's eighth ODI hundred led England to an emphatic 203-run victory over New Zealand at Canterbury on Sunday. The win also meant that England won the five-match series 4-1. It is also New Zealand's heaviest loss in ODIs ever.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
PM Modi visits construction site of new Parliament house
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Hours after returning from the US, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday evening inspected ongoing the construction work of a new Parliament house.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Notice to Env Ministry, NHAI for dumping muck in Arunchal river
New Delhi/Kolkata, Sep 26 (IANS) The National Green Tribunal's Eastern Bench has issued notice to the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) and National Highway and Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd (NHIDC), among others, in connection with improper manner of earth/mountain cutting and dumping of stones/boulders and muck into a river in eastern Arunachal Pradesh.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife,Immigration/Law/Rights
No selfies, sightseeing, fast cars for Taliban fighters as Defence Minister issues killjoy order
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Rank-and-file Taliban fighters have been having too much fun in Kabul after seizing the Afghan capital without a fight last month, and the Taliban leadership has now issued a stern order to stop, The Wall Street Journal reported.
2021-09-26
Category: International, India,International
Western Australia CEO asks for Ashes Test reshuffle due to Covid-19 restrictions
Perth, Sep 26 (IANS) Christina Matthews, the CEO of Western Australia Cricket (WAC) has asked Cricket Australia (CA) for a reshuffle of Test matches for the upcoming Ashes series due to border restrictions caused by Covid-19 pandemic.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Sania wins Ostrava Open for first WTA doubles title since Jan 2020
Ostrava (Czech Republic), Sep 26 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her Chinese partner Zhang Shuai won the women's doubles title at the Ostrava Open WTA Tennis Tournament, beating Kaitlyn Christian and Erin Routliffe in straight sets on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Czech Republic,Sports,Tennis
Judima wine becomes first beverage from northeast India to get GI tag
Guwahati, Sep 26 (IANS) The traditional Judima wine of the Dimasa tribals of Assam and Nagaland has become the first beverage from northeast India to be awarded the Geographical Indication (GI) tag, officials said on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Assam,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Fake antique dealer arrested in Kochi for cheating
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 26 (IANS) A team of the Kerala Police's Crime Branch arrested fake antique dealer, Monson Mavunkal from Kochi on Sunday for swindling Rs 10 crore from several persons.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Hamilton triumphs at Sochi for 100th Grand Prix win
Sochi (Russia), Sep 26 (IANS) Lewis Hamilton made a late switch to intermediate tyres in a Russian Grand Prix that started in dry conditions but ended under rain and the Mercedes he surged to his 100th Grand Prix victory on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Russian Federation,Sports,Other Sports
Extension of environmental clearance to Tawang hydro projects raises questions
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The extension of validity of environmental clearance (EC) given to two hydropower projects in Arunachal Pradesh's Tawang has been questioned by environmental experts, who claim the authority responsible went beyond its brief.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
SL dismisses ex-Minister's match-fixing charge in SL vs India 2011 WC final
Colombo, Sep 26 (IAN) Sri Lanka's Attorney General has dismissed former Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage's match fixing allegation related to the 2011 World Cup final between Sri Lanka and India.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2021: Mumbai restrict RCB to 165/6, Kohli, Maxwell hit fifties
Dubai, Sep 26 (IANS) It seemed as if Royal Challengers Bangalore would get to something around 180 but three quick wickets helped Mumbai Indian restrict the Virat Kohli-led side to 165 for six in the 39th match of the IPL 2021 here on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Twitter salutes CSK's du Plessis for fielding despite a bleeding knee against KKR
Abu Dhabi, Sep 26 (IANS) When it comes to playing with a bleeding knee in the yellow of Chennai Super Kings, visuals of former Australian batsman Shane Watson during the IPL 2019 final come in mind. That time, Watson was applauded for his commitment towards the game and his team.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Bluetooth slippers worth Rs 6L sold to cheat in Raj REET exam
Jaipur, Sep 26 (IANS) Rajasthan Police on Sunday arrested five people who were accused of selling bluetooth-equipped 'chappals' (slippers) worth Rs 6 lakh to candidates to crack the much talked about REET (Rajasthan Eligibility Examination for Teachers) exam to become government teachers in the state.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Education
Kohli, Maxwell fifties help RCB reach 165/6 vs Mumbai Indians
Dubai, Sep 26 (IANS) Skipper Virat Kohli scored a fifty and Glenn Maxwell blasted 56 off 27 deliveries as Royal Challengers posted 165/6 in 20 overs against Mumbai Indians in an IPL 2021 match here on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
There are many laws, but very less implementation: Rijiju
Gandhinagar, Sep 26 (IANS) Union Minister of Law and Justice, Kiren Rijiju said on Sunday that there are many laws in the country but the implementation is very slow and there is a need to speed up the delivery of justice in the country.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Activist's 'Organic Theatre' to promote natural farming in Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 26 (IANS) A theatre activist and former producer of a popular Malayalam TV channel is promoting a concept of organic farming and the rich culture associated with it through theatre, zeroing in on a supernatural being named "Kadampan Moothan" spoken about in rural areas and inspiring farmers.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Kerala,National,Environment/Wildlife
Cyclone 'Gulab' makes landfall on Andhra-Odisha coast
Visakhapatnam/Bhubaneswar, Sep 26 (IANS) Cyclone 'Gulab' started making landfall on Sunday evening, triggering heavy rains along with strong winds over north coastal Andhra Pradesh and adjoining south coastal Odisha.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
Daruvala finishes third in F2 Feature Race at Sochi
Sochi (Russia), Sep 26 (IANS) Overtaken by two drivers soon after the start, India's Jehan Daruvala rode his luck to finish third in the Formula 2 race Feature Race at the Russian Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Russian Federation,Sports,Other Sports
Publisher apologises for objectionable photo in Telangana text book (Ld)
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) Following demand from the Students Islamic Organisation of India (SIO) to delete 'Islamophobic' content in a school book in Telangana, the state authorities on Sunday assured appropriate action while the publisher has apologised and decided to delete the objectionable photograph.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Religion,Art/Culture/Books
Ex-Goa CM Faleiro to make major announcement on Monday
Panaji, Sep 26 (IANS) Amid talk of the possible entry of former Chief Minister Luizinho Faleiro into the Trinamool Congress, the senior Congress MLA is expected to make a major announcement on Monday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
On world rivers day, activists beat thalis to wake up politicians
Agra, Sep 26 (IANS) Celebrating world rivers day at the Etmauddaula view point park, scores of river activists on Sunday evening beat drums, thalis, bells and shankhs to wake up "slumbering" MPs and MLAs from Agra to take up the cause of Yamuna, choking to death due to pollution.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Immigration/Law/Rights
Netflix's 'The Crown' to return in Nov 2022
New York, Sep 26 (IANS) Netflix has announced that Queen Elizabeth will take a year off and return in the new season of 'The Crown' in November 2022, variety.com reported.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
'Shang-Chi' beats 'Black Widow' as highest-grossing film of 2021
New York, Sep 26 (IANS) 'Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings' has surpassed fellow Marvel film 'Black Widow' as the highest-grossing film of 2021 at the US box office, variety.com reported.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
NITI Aayog CEO participates in Green India Challenge
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Sunday participated in Green India Challenge of TRS Rajya Sabha member Joginapally Santosh Kumar.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
Durand Cup: Mohammedan bank on fans' support against Bengaluru United in semis
Kolkata, Sep 26 (IANS) Strong and vociferous local support could turn out to be the key factor, as local favourites Mohammedan SC (MDSP) take on FC Bengaluru United (FCBU) in the first semi-final of the 130th Durand Cup at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK) here on Monday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Football
CSIR should re-invent itself for future challenges: Vice President
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday advised the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) to reinvent itself and turn futuristic while pursuing the science of the highest order.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Science/Tech
YSRCP's farmers wing backs Monday's Bharat Bandh
Amaravati, Sep 26 (IANS) Farmers' wing of Andhra Pradesh's ruling party YSRCP has extended support to the nation-wide bandh on Monday, expressing solidarity with the farmers' associations.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
IPL 2021: Jadeja turns it around as CSK beat KKR in last over thriller (Ld)
Abu Dhabi, Sep 26 (IANS) Ravindra Jadeja blasted 22 runs off eight deliveries as Chennai Super Kings survived some nervous moments in the final over to crawl over the line for a dramatic two-wicket win against Kolkata Knight Riders in a nail-biting IPL 2021 encounter at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium here on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Bharat Bandh to bring Kerala to a grinding halt on Monday
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 26 (IANS) The Bharat Bandh, announced by the agitating farmers and supported by opposition parties, will turn into a lockdown in Kerala on Moday with both the ruling LDF and the opposition UDF backing it.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
Landfall process of Cyclone Gulab begins
Bhubaneswar, Sep 26 (IANS) The process of landfall of Cyclone 'Gulab' commenced at 6 p.m., in between Gopalpur of Odisha and Kalingapatnam of Andhra Pradesh, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Orissa,National,Environment/Wildlife
Telangana districts alerted over impact of 'Gulab'
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) The Telangana government on Sunday put all districts on alert in view of the heavy rains forecast for the state under the impact of cyclonic storm 'Gulab'.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
IPL 2021: All-round Jadeja delivers in CSK's nail-biting win
Abu Dhabi, Sep 26 (IANS) Ravindra Jadeja's all-round show helped Chennai Super Kings beat Kolkata Knight Riders by two wickets in a nail-biting IPL 2021 match here on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Pakistan violates LoC ceasefire in Tithwal, India retaliates
Srinagar, Sep 26 (IANS) Pakistan violated the LoC ceasefire at Tithwal in Tangdhar sector in J&K's Kupwara district on Sunday morning, defence sources said.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Pankit Thakker is upset as his show goes off air
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Actor Pankit Thakker who essays the character of 'Chetan Rawal' in the show 'Aapki Nazron Ne Samjha' is upset with the fact that the show is going off air.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
ISI backed Ghulam Nabi Fai, Kashmir groups linked to US based Khalistan agitation
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The most worrisome aspect of US-based Khalistan agitation is the likelihood that Pakistan's intelligence agency, ISI is responsible to a considerable degree, according to a report by the Hudson Institute.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Terrorism
Arshi Khan is in love with jungle theme of 'Bigg Boss 15'
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Actress Arshi Khan is excited about the new season of popular reality show 'Bigg Boss 15'. She says the jungle theme of the show brings freshness.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
If second vaccine dose missed, process must be restarted: Expert
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage has crossed the 85 crore mark, but the success of this mass drive against the pandemic depends on people getting fully vaccinated with both doses, says a leading expert.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Short film in the works on actor-MTV anchor Jagnoor Aneja who died at 40
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Actor Jagnoor Aneja, who passed away recently due to cardiac arrest, will entertain the audience one last time through a short film based on his life. The late actor's friend Mohammad al Mahmoodi has announced that he will bankroll the project.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Social security must for children in poor countries: Satyarthi
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Nobel Prize laureate Kailash Satyarthi has expressed concern over the unprecedented rise in child labour in the last two decades, racial discrimination against children and the helpless plight of Afghan children. According to him, nearly 16 crore children have been pushed into child labour compared to 15.2 crore in the past.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Human Interest/Society,Immigration/Law/Rights
Cricket has only itself to blame for the bloated, unworkable schedule: Chappell
Sydney, Sep 26 (IANS) Former Australia captain Ian Chappell feels that cricket itself is to be blamed for the bloated and unworkable schedule due to the COVID-19 pandemic in the world. Chappell added that the re-evaluation of the schedule could be the only good for cricket to come from the pandemic.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Army soldier creates new Guinness record for fastest solo cycling
Jammu, Sep 26 (IANS) An Indian army soldier on Sunday created a new Guinness World record for solo cycling (Men) by pedalling from Leh to Manali in record time.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
TN youth held for blackmailing women after befriending them on FB
Chennai, Sep 26 (IANS) An engineering dropout from Tamil Nadu's Tirumullaivoyal, who allegedly extorted money and valuables from several women after befriending them on Facebook under a string of fake profiles, has been arrested, police said on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
India's wealth inequality may have grown during pandemic
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) A clear reflection that country's wealth is restricted to a chosen few has emerged from the the recent 'All India Debt & Investment Survey' conducted by the Government.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
175 Covid recoveries, 127 new cases in J&K
Srinagar, Sep 26 (IANS) Recoveries remained ahead of new Covid cases in J&K on Sunday for the second consecutive day with 175 recoveries, 127 cases, and one death reported during the last 24 hours.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine
IPL 2021: Mumbai Indians chose to field vs RCB
Dubai, Sep 26 (IANS) Mumbai Indians have won the toss and decided to field first against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 39th match of the IPL 2021 here on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Two terrorists killed in Kashmir encounter after refusing to surrender (2nd Lead)
Srinagar, Sep 26 (IANS) Two terrorists, allegedly involved in killing of a BJP leader and his relatives last year, were killed in a gunfight with police and security forces in J&K's Bandipora on Sunday after they refused to surrender and opened fire instead, officials said.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Yogi recommends nomination to UP Vidhan Parishad
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government has recommended four names for nomination to the Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Parishad.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Telangana postpones e-auction of government lands in Hyderabad
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) The Telangana government has postponed e-auction of 117.35 acres of land at Puppalaguda and Khanamet on the outskirts of Hyderabad in view of some court cases.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Fire breaks out at book shop near Delhi HC, doused
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) A fire broke out in a book shop near gate number 7 of the Delhi High Court in the national capital on Sunday evening.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
It's always much nicer to win: PBKS' Markram on victory over SRH
Sharjah, Sep 26 (IANS) Punjab Kings' batsman Aiden Markram has said that it is always nice to win a match. He also said that getting over the line really matters, especially after the heart-break in the first match. After losing to Rajasthan Royals by two runs, Punjab edged Sunrisers Hyderabad by five runs in Sharjah on Saturday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
73% in 12 Odisha dists develop antibody against Covid
Bhubaneswar, Sep 26 (IANS) At least 73 per cent population in 12 districts of Odisha have developed antibodies against Covid-19, said Sanghamitra Pati, director of ICMR's Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC) on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Orissa,National,Health/Medicine
Treatment meted out to Pakistan appears to be excessively harsh: Chappell 
Sydney, Sep 26 (IANS) Former Australia captain Ian Chappell has said that the treatment given to Pakistan has been excessively harsh, especially after them touring overseas during the Covid-19 pandemic.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
53.5% in 18-44 age group vaccinated against Covid in India
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Ministry of Health and Family welfare on Sunday said 53.5 per cent of people in the 18-44 age group have been inoculated with the Covid-19 vaccine.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
'Outgoing captain vs likely captain'; Fans wait for mega clash
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) "It will not be just a match, it will be much more than that," quipped a former Indian cricketer when asked about his views on Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians' clash scheduled to take place in Dubai on Sunday night.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Apple Watch Series 6 oximeter 'reliable' for lung disease patients: Study
Rio De Janeiro, Sep 26 (IANS) A new study has revealed that Apple Watch Series 6 "is a reliable way to obtain heart rate and oxygen saturation (SpO2) in patients with lung diseases under controlled conditions".
2021-09-26
Category: International, Brazil,Technology,Health/Medicine
Aetashaa Sansgiri unpacks challenges on playing Ahilyabai Holkar
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) The ongoing historical show 'Punyashlok Ahilyabai' has taken a seven-year leap marking the beginning of a new chapter in Rani Ahilyabai Holkar's life - 'Yuva Adhyay'.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Himansh Kohli: We shouldn't let a situation become bigger than life
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) The demise of TV star Sidharth Shukla and MTV 'Love School' star Jagnoor Aneja recently has given a sudden shock to everyone.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Look at India in Australia last winter: Vaughan to Joe Root & Co.
London, Sep 26 (IANS) Former England captain Michael Vaughan has urged Joe Root and Co. to take a leaf out of what India did in Australia last year ahead of their impending Ashes trip Down Under later in the year. He added that Australia is a good team in their backyard but India's 2-1 win for the Border Gavaskar Trophy in January this year proved that the hosts can be defeated.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Joe Root needs to stand up and say who is with me: Vaughan
London, Sep 26 (IANS) Former England captain Michael Vaughan said that Test skipper Joe Root needs to stand up and ask who all are going with him for the Ashes trip to Australia at the end of the year. He also said that England players need to give in to the idea of giving James Anderson a good farewell.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Cancer survivor saved from sudden cardiac death
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) A 45-year-old woman from Nepal who visited a hospital at the national capital with a history of breast cancer treatment was saved from having a sudden cardiac death with the help of a heart failure prevention device called CRT-D.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Sudhanshu Pandey on his 'Anupamaa' role: My character has many shades
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Sudhanshu Pandey is happy and satisfied with the success of his character 'Vanraj Shah' in the popular television show 'Anupamaa'. From being aggressive to arrogant, dominating and vulnerable, he has portrayed not just one but many shades on-screen, and he said that for an actor maintaining an image depends on how it's been written.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Patnaik asks Centre to strengthen infra in Maoist-affected areas
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday requested the Centre to consider several development proposals to strengthen infrastructure in Maoist-affected districts of his state.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Defence/Security
Yogi hikes purchase price of sugarcane by Rs 25 per quintal
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) In an apparent attempt to pacify farmers ahead of the UP assembly elections, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday announced a hike of Rs 25 per quintal in the purchase price of sugarcane in the state.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Yogi adds 7 new ministers including Jitin Prasada ahead of polls
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday expanded his cabinet by inducting seven new ministers.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
IPL 2021: Rana, Karthik guide KKR to 171/6 against CSK (ld)
Abu Dhabi, Sep 26 (IANS) Some late-order hitting by Nitish Rana and Dinesh Karthik helped Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) post a defendable 171/6 against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on a slow track in their IPL 2021 match at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium here on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Kullu to have weaver design resource centre: Goyal
Kullu (Himachal Pradesh), Sep 26 (IANS) A weaver services and design resource centre will be set up in Himachan Pradesh's Kullu town to provide a better platform for export of handicraft products in the international market, Union Commerce and Industry and Textiles Minister Piyush Goyal said on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National,Politics
Channi gives job letters to families of farm stir victims
Bathinda (Punjab), Sep 26 (IANS) Expressing solidarity with families of farmers who lost their lives during agitation against the farm laws, Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Sunday handed over appointment letters to government jobs to their next of kin.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Nitish, Soren step up pressure on govt for caste census
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Sunday led an all party delegation of the state to the Home Minister and demanded caste based census in the country.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Telcos seek Andhra support to keep connectivity during cyclone Gulab
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Digital Infrastructure Providers Association (DIPA) has sought urgent support from the Andhra Pradesh government to ensure unrestricted connectivity of telecom services even during the time cyclone "Gulab" hits some districts in the state.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife
Modi govt committed to development of Maoist affected areas: Shah
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday said under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Government of India is committed to the development of Left Wing Extremism (LWE) affected states.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Defence/Security
Delhi Police chief visits Rohini court, inspects crime scene
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Delhi Police Commissioner Rakesh Asthana on Sunday visited the Rohini court which on Friday saw the dramatic killing of top gangster Jitender Singh Mann, alias Gogi, by two members of a rival gang, before they were, in their turn, shot dead by police.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
IPL 2021: Rana, Karthik guide KKR to 171/6 against CSK
Abu Dhabi, Sep 26 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders scored 44 runs off the last three overs to finish at 171/6 in their 20 overs against the Chennai Super Kings in of IPL 2021 encounter here on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Arunachal's air gun surrender campaign may inspire other states
New Delhi/Itanagar, Sep 26 (IANS) Traditionally hunting with bamboo contraptions, including sharp spears and bow-and-arrows, to upgrading to modern guns and now to surrendering them, Arunachal Pradesh has come a full circle.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Human Interest/Society
Mental health counselling for MBBS aspirants: TN Health Minister
Chennai, Sep 26 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Health Minister Ma Subramanian on Sunday said that all students from the state who have taken the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) will be provided mental health counselling.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Education,Health/Medicine,Politics
New Punjab 'Captain' has six new faces in Cabinet
Chandigarh, Sep 26 (IANS) Ahead of Assembly elections slated in February-March 2022, new Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi, expanded his council of ministers on Sunday with induction of 15 ministers, including six first-timers.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
'You shout, you demand, your right', CJI bats for 50% women in judiciary
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Chief Justice N.V. Ramana on Sunday batted for 50 per cent representation for women in the judiciary and also supported the demand for reservation for women in law colleges across the country.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Virat faces mutiny in the ranks; Ashwin leads the revolt?
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) For quite some time Virat Kohli's captaincy has been the subject of much speculation among cricket fans across the country. He may have shut out the rumours after announcing, citing workload burdens, his resignation as Indias T20 captain. But now it seems there's more to his resignation than Virat would have us believe.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
'UNESCO should expel Afghanistan, Pakistan from its body'
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) UNESCO should expel not only Afghanistan but also Pakistan from its body. Neither should be eligible for UNESCO aid. The same holds true for China. That all three are currently on UNESCO's executive board is a mockery, writes Michael Rubin.
2021-09-26
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Google Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro camera details revealed ahead of launch
San Francisco, Sep 26 (IANS) Google is planning to launch its Pixel 6 as well as Pixel 6 Pro smartphones in October, and now a new report has claimed that both will share the same main, ultrawide camera.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
'83' star Sahil Khattar wants to grow by leaps and bounds
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Actor Sahil Khattar is all set for his next release and he recently took to social media to share his excitement about his upcoming biographical sports film '83'.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
BLA claims responsibility of bomb attack that killed 4 Pak soldiers
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Baloch Liberation Army has claimed responsibility for the bomb attack which killed four Pakistan security personnel in Balochistan.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Shahid Kapoor's 'Jersey' to release on Dec 31
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor announced the release date of his much awaited film 'Jersey' through Instagram on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Grand welcome to PM Modi at airport on return from US
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi received a grand welcome from BJP leaders and workers at Delhi airport on his return from an official visit of the United States of America (USA), here on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Skilling the youth of northeast India for employment
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Union Ministry of Skill Development has been imparting various kinds of training to the youth of the northeast region of the country. This training has been designed as per the requirement of the region.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Business/Economy,Education
Smartphone sensor data has potential to detect cannabis intoxication: Study
New York, Sep 26 (IANS) A smartphone sensor, much like what is used in GPS systems, might be a way to determine whether or not someone is intoxicated after consuming marijuana, a new study suggests.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United States,Technology,Health/Medicine
Childhood cancers 7.9% of all cancers in India 2012-19: ICMR report
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) A total of 7.9 per cent of all cancer cases between 2012-19 were found in children below 14 years, a report prepared by the Indian Council of Medical Research said.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Those who serve public have no fear of elections: North MCD Mayor
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Ahead of the civic body polls in the national Capital, North Delhi Municipal Corporation (North MCD) Mayor has slammed opposition parties like the Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party, saying those who have lust for power are scared and they resort to telling lies during elections.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Going to Australia and winning back Ashes is opportunity of a lifetime: Vaughan
London, Sep 26 (IANS) Former England captain Michael Vaughan believes that going to Australia and winning back the Ashes is the opportunity of a lifetime for England. He also said if players prioritise the Ashes over the men's T20 World Cup, it will send a strong message about the importance of Test cricket.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
New Bengal BJP chief Sukanta Majumdar to be in Delhi on Monday, meet leaders
Kolkata, Sep 26 (IANS) After taking the responsibility of the state BJP, Sukanta Majumdar is going to Delhi on Monday for the first time, where he will meet the party's top leaders.
2021-09-26
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Centre-states review situation in Left-wing extremism affected areas
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Centre on Sunday held a high-level meeting with the states affected by Left-wing extremism (LWE) to review the situation.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Defence/Security
Gangrape and murder accused arrested from Bihar's Saran
Patna, Sep 26 (IANS) A person was arrested in connection with the gangrape and murder of a woman railway employee from Bihar's Saran district, an official said on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
4 inmates killed in Philippines jail break attempt
Manila, Sep 26 (IANS) Four inmates were killed in a shootout on Sunday after they tried to escape from a prison in the Philippines' Surigao del Sur province, jail authorities said.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Philippines,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Israeli troops kill 4 Hamas operatives in West Bank
Jerusalem, Sep 26 (IANS) Israel said on Sunday that its troops killed four armed Hamas operatives in the West Bank during an overnight raid.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Israel,Politics
6,500 people in UP learn to speak Sanskrit in 3 months
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) Committed to take Sanskrit language to the masses in Uttar Pradesh, the Yogi Adityanath government has taught simple Sanskrit to more than 6,500 people in three months.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Education,Human Interest/Society
Carcass of tiger found in Dudhwa reserve
Lakhimpur Kheri (UP), Sep 26 (IANS) The carcass of a tiger was found on Sunday in the Mailani range of the Dudhwa Tiger Reserve.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
Kim Jong-un's sister's remarks meaningful: Seoul
Seoul, Sep 26 (IANS) The South Korean Unification Ministry on Sunday described the remarks by Kim Yo-jong, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's sister, about the possibility of holding "constructive" discussions on inter-Korean issues as "meaningful".
2021-09-26
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Aamir Khan's 'Laal Singh Chaddha' release pushed to February 2022
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) The release date of Aamir Khan's 'Laal Singh Chaddha' has been pushed back once again due to delays amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
No reason for Aus to remain closed if 80% adults fully vaccinated: PM
Canberra, Sep 26 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Sunday told state and territory leaders that they owe it to the citizens to reopen domestic borders by Christmas.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Australia,Politics
Sanjay Leela Bhansali on the inception of his debut web series 'Heeramandi'
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) As Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming magnum opus 'Heeramandi', his first-ever web series, is soon to be released, the ace director shares his inspiration for making the show.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Realme GT Neo 2 to launch in India next month
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) After unveiling in China, global smartphone brand realme is all set to introduce its latest smartphone, the GT NEO 2, next month in India.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Keerthy Suresh hints at her mother being a part of 'Bhramam'
Kochi, Sep 26 (IANS) Actress Keerthy Suresh piqued the interest of her fans for the upcoming Malayalam film 'Bhramam' with her Instagram post on Saturday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Kerala,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Reyhnaa Pandit: I got insecure during the pandemic, learnt to face my fears
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Television actress Reyhnaa Pandit has got candid on the insecurity she faced during the Covid-19 pandemic.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
KKR elect to bat first against CSK
Abu Dhabi, Sep 26 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to bat first against Chennai Super Kings in their IPL 2021 match here on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
OPPO A55 4G with 50MP main camera to launch in India on Oct 1: Report
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) OPPO is planning to launch a new A-series smartphone in India on October 1 via Amazon.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Dhruv Verma shares his excitement on working with Sanjay Dutt in 'The Good Maharaja'
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Actor Dhruv Verma, who is making his debut in Bollywood with the Indo-Polish production 'No Means No', is excited to work with Sanjay Dutt in the film 'The Good Maharaja'.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Amazon's 'Great Indian Festival' to begin from Oct 3
Bengaluru, Sep 26 (IANS) Continuing with its commitment to support Small Medium Businesses (SMBs), Amazon India on Sunday announced that it is all set to begin its 'Great Indian Festival' (GIF) 2021 from October 3.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Karnataka,Technology
6 killed in Houthi attack in Yemen
Sanaa, Sep 26 (IANS) At least six people were killed and more than 20 others injured when crowds celebrating a public holiday in the northwestern Yemeni province of Hajjah were hit by a ballistic missile launched by Houthi rebels, a government official said on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Yemen,Politics
India finish ODI series on a high, snatch 2-wicket win vs Australia
Mackay, Sep 26 (IANS) India finished the ODI leg of the multi-format series on a high with a brilliant two-wicket win -- fashioned by a collective team effort -- which ended Australia's unbeaten ODI streak of 26 matches on Sunday. However, Australia won the ODI series 2-1, with the multi-format series' scoreline reading 4-2.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Priyanka Chopra's Global Citizen Live look makes her trend
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas took the internet by storm on Saturday when she hosted the Global Citizen Live concert in Paris. Her dress, with an Earth theme got a fantastic response from fans, which made her trend on Twitter.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz
Heinz launches gadget to squeeze the most out of a sauce packet
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Heinz has just rolled out a new product that the condiment company says is the "biggest innovation in sauce since the packet itself."
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
UP gets Centre's nod to set up Medical Devices Park
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) In a major shot in the arm for Uttar Pradesh government, the Centre has approved, in principle, the proposal for setting up a sprawling Medical Devices Park in Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) area.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
SCR cancels 12 trains in view of cyclonic storm 'Gulab'
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) The South Central Railway (SCR) has cancelled 12 trains and short terminated, diverted or rescheduled few other trains in view of cyclonic storm 'Gulab' which is set to cross Andhra-Odisha coast on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
Priyanka to be in Lucknow from Monday to take stock of poll preps
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Congress General Secretary In charge of Uttar Pradesh, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will be in Lucknow for a week from Monday evening to take stock of poll preparations in the state.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
With expiry week ahead, trade cautiously (Opinion)
In the week gone by, markets were volatile and had huge intraday movement as well. They did close at new lifetime highs on intraday and closing basis. However, there were plenty of ups and downs which accompanied this rise as well.
2021-09-26
Category: India, New Delhi,Business/Economy,Opinion/Commentary
NZ cricketers had no role to play in Pak tour cancellation: Gary Stead
Auckland, Sep 26 (IANS) New Zealand cricket coach Gary Stead stated on Sunday that the decision to abandon the limited-overs tour of Pakistan hours before the start of the first One-day International in Rawalpindi on September 17 had got nothing to do with the players.
2021-09-26
Category: International, New Zealand,Sports,Cricket
S.Korea to begin booster shots in near future: PM
Seoul, Sep 26 (IANS) South Korea will begin administering booster Covid-19 shots for high-risk people, including those aged 60 and older, and medical workers, in the near future, Prime Minister Kim Boo-kyum said here on Sunday, amid a surge in new cases following a national holiday.
2021-09-26
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
TDP blames Jagan for 'deepening crisis' in agriculture
Amaravati, Sep 26 (IANS) Former minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader Yanamala Ramakrishnudu on Sunday held the Jagan Mohan Reddy government's 'anti-farmer' policies responsible for the deepening crisis in the agriculture sector in the state.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Telangana pays tributes to Chakali Ailamma
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) Rich tributes were paid to Chakali Ailamma, an icon of Telangana armed struggle, on the occasion of her 126th birth anniversary, on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics,Cinema/Showbiz
3 dead in US passenger train derailment
Washington, Sep 26 (IANS) A passenger train with over 100 people on board derailed in the US state of Montana, killing at least three people and injuring multiple others, local media reported.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United States,Politics,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Quad readier more than ever to take on the Axis-of-Evil
The 76th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) marks the beginning of a new era in South and Pacific Asian region. The meeting between the heads of state of the Quad nations held on September 24 at the White House marked a major shift in balance of power in the aforementioned regions. India, the US, Australia and Japan are now firmly placed on the world stage to take on Chinese economic and territorial hegemonic expansion as well as Pakistans attempts to export terrorist jihad in the region.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Asia,Pakistan,International
Service given by corporate offices to their branches taxable
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) In what may pose challenge to companies having wider spread of employees and branches all across the country, an authority for advance ruling (AAR) had said that managerial and leadership services by a corporate office to its group companies and other construction sites registered in different states is considered as supply of service and would be taxable under GST.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Haryana to conduct mushroom survey in Kalesar sanctuary
Chandigarh, Sep 26 (IANS) To explore the biodiversity, Haryana's first mushroom survey will be conducted on September 30, in Kalesar National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary in Yamunanagar district, it was announced on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Punjab,National,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife,Technology
Gulab: Edu institutes to remain shut in 11 dists of Odisha
Bhubaneswar, Sep 26 (IANS) In view of cyclonic storm 'Gulab' which is likely to make landfall on Sunday evening, the Odisha government has announced closing down of schools and other educational institutions in 11 districts of the state on Monday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Orissa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
Pak ISI becomes source of emulation for Iran's intelligence
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) For Pakistan, the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) cancer has been poison. While the ISI is convinced it can control and channel the forces it shaped, tens of thousands of Pakistanis have already died for the intelligence agencys mistakes.
2021-09-26
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Yogi Adityanath to induct new ministers today
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) The much-awaited cabinet expansion of the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh will take place at 5.30 p.m. on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Israeli PM to meet Gulf Ministers in NY
Tel Aviv, Sep 26 (IANS) Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has announced that he will hold his first meetings with senior Gulf Ministers in New York.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Israel,Politics
Putin nominates Speaker of State Duma's new convocation
Moscow, Sep 26 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin has nominated Vyacheslav Volodin, chairman of lower house of Parliament, for the speaker of the new convocation of the State Duma, TASS news agency reported.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Russian Federation,Politics
Stimac names 23-member squad for SAFF Championship in Maldives
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Indian men's national team coach Igor Stimac has named a list of 23 players for the forthcoming SAFF Championship which kicks off in the Maldives from October 1. The final of the championship is slated for October 16.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Football
'Bunty Aur Babli 2', 'Prithviraj', 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar', 'Shamshera' release dates out
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Yash Raj Films (YRF) on Sunday announced the theatrical release dates of its four upcoming films - 'Bunty Aur Babli 2', 'Prithviraj', 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar' and 'Shamshera'.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Malay PM stresses importance of peaceful coexistence, multilateralism
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 26 (IANS) In his speech to the UN General Assembly, Malaysian Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob stressed the importance of peaceful coexistence and multilateralism.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Malaysia,Politics
If I become a mom in real life, I'll be just like 'Koel': Simple Kaul
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Actress Simple Kaul, who is known for her role of 'Gulabo' in 'Taarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashmah', is currently seen as 'Koel' in 'Ziddi Dil Maane Na'. The actress opens up about her on-screen personality. Moreover, she also wants to be like 'Koel' in her real life.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Romanian PM elected ruling party head
Bucharest, Sep 26 (IANS) Romanian Prime Minister Florin Citu was elected as Chairman of the main ruling National Liberal Party (PNL) at the party congress.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Romania,Politics
Camila Cabello welcomes Shawn Mendes to Global Citizen Fest with PDA on stage
New York, Sep 26 (IANS) Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes shared the stage with some PDA at this year's Global Citizen Festival, reports Billboard.com.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
After another defeat, SRH mulling bringing in Jason Roy
Sharjah, Sep 26 (IANS) Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) head coach Trevor Bayliss has said that England batsman Jason Roy could be in the playing XI in the next match against Rajasthan Royals on Monday after the team suffered its eighth defeat in IPL 2021 -- this time against Punjab Kings by five runs on Saturday -- to lose any hope of qualifying for the play-offs.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
15km-long cycle track to be built in Gurugram
Gurugram, Sep 26 (IANS) The Gurugram Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) will construct a 15 km-long cycle track from the IFFCO Chowk to Golf Course Extension Road, costing about Rs 12.88 crore.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Haryana,National,Politics
Stenzin Tankong's Ladakhi short film 'Sekool' throws light on nomadic tribes
Leh, Sep 26 (IANS) Director, writer and editor Stenzin Tankong says his short film 'Sekool' reflects the needs of every human being that remains the same despite all the diversities. He was talking about this Ladakhi short film that is being screened at the Himalayan Film Festival in Ladakh.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz
Modi praises Odisha's Patayat Sahu for creating medicinal plant garden
Bhubaneswar, Sep 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi has praised Patayat Sahu of Odisha's Kalahandi district for creating a garden of medicinal plants in his land.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Orissa,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Terrorist involved in killing of Kashmir BJP leader slain in gunfight
Srinagar, Sep 26 (IANS) The terrorist, who was involved in the killing of BJP leader Waseem Bari, was killed in a gunfight between the terrorists and security forces in the Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, officials said.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Terrorism
Iceland votes in parliamentary election
Reykjavík, Sep 26 (IANS) Voters in Iceland have cast their ballots in the country's parliamentary polls, with healthcare and climate change the main topics of concern.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Iceland,Politics
Post knee surgery, Federer hoping to return at 'some point next year'
Boston, Sep 26 (IANS) Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer, who is recovering from a right-knee surgery he underwent last month, said on Sunday that it was a difficult process to decide whether to undergo a third right-knee surgery after having two last year. But following Wimbledon, where he was "really unhappy" with his performance in reaching the quarterfinals, Federer opted to go through with it.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
India needs 4-5 more SBI sized banks: FM
Mumbai, Sept. Sep 26 (IANS) India needs a lot more banks and a lot more large sized ones to meet the growing needs of the country needs in the path of making a smart recovery post pandemic disruptions, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Indian naval ships, aircraft on standby for Cyclonic Storm 'Gulab'
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) As the cyclonic storm 'Gulab' formed in the Bay of Bengal is expected to make landfall between north Andhra Pradesh and south Odisha coast by late Sunday evening, the Eastern Naval Command and Naval Officers-in-Charge Odisha area have carried out preparatory activities to combat the possible effects.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Environment/Wildlife
113 leaders, members of Tunisia's Islamist party resign
Tunis, Sep 26 (IANS) A total of 113 leaders and members of Tunisia's Islamist party Ennahdha (Renaissance) have announced their collective resignation due to "lack of reforms", the national Tunis Afrique Presse (TAP) reported.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Tunisia,Politics
Huge cache of weapons seized under 'Operation Disarm' by TN Police
Chennai, Sep 26 (IANS) The special police team constituted by Tamil Nadu Director General of Police C. Sylendra Babu, named 'Operation Disarm', has seized more than 900 weapons, including three firearms.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
4 Pakistani security personnel killed in blast
Islamabad, Sep 26 (IANS) Four security personnel were killed and two others injured in a blast in Pakistan's Balochistan province, police said.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Houthis advance in Yemen's oil-rich Marib province
Sanaa, Sep 26 (IANS) Yemen's Houthi militia have captured new areas in the oil-rich province of Marib after fierce battles with government troops, a military source said.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Yemen,Politics
New potential factor contributing to severity of Covid identified
London, Sep 26 (IANS) A team of researchers has identified a protein that may critically contribute to severe forms of Covid-19.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,National
T'gana govt urged to delete 'Islamophobic' content from school textbook
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) The Students Islamic Organisation of India (SIO) has demanded that the Telangana government should immediately delete 'Islamophobic' content in Class 8 school textbook.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Education,Politics
Bars open in Kerala, dine-in allowed in restaurants
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 26 (IANS) Following a green light by the state government, bars in Kerala opened on Sunday, while restaurants were also allowed to begin dine-in services which were suspended since the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Kerala,National
Tough batting track, but guys batted really well: DC's Nortje
Abu Dhabi, Sep 26 (IANS) Delhi Capitals' South African fast bowler Anrich Nortje, who had figures of 2/18 against Rajasthan Royals on Saturday, said that though it was a "difficult wicket" to bat on, the players really hunkered down and made 150-odd runs, which turned out to be a match-winning total.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Delhi Police to hold high-level security meet with north states, UTs to tackle organised crime
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) In a bid to tackle the rising menace of organised crime in the national capital, the Delhi Police is going to have a meeting with security agencies of union territories (UTs) and various states of the northern region in October, a senior police official said here on Sunday.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
8 terrorists arrested in Pak's Punjab province
Islamabad, Sep 26 (IANS) Eight terrorists were arrested in separate intelligence-based operations in Pakistan's Punjab province, the Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) of the police has confirmed.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Germans start voting for new Parliament marking end of Merkel era
Berlin, Sep 26 (IANS) German voters went to the polls on Sunday to elect a new Bundestag, or the federal Parliament, which will form a new government for the next four years and usher in the post-Angela Merkel era.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Germany,Politics
2 terrorists killed in J&K's Bandipora gunfight
Srinagar, Sep 26 (IANS) Two terrorists were killed in a gunfight between the terrorists and security forces at Watnira area in Bandipora district of Kashmir on Sunday, officials said.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Terrorism
Punjab Kings made the right choice by picking Bishnoi: Mark Butcher
Sharjah, Sep 26 (IANS) Former England batsman Mark Butcher said on Sunday that Punjab Kings had made the right choice by playing young leg-spinner Ravi Bishnoi in the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Saturday, adding that not only is the bowler quicker and flatter through the air but also bring the ball into the right-handers a bit more.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
First teaser of Kanye West documentary 'Jeen-Yuhs' released
New York, Sep 26 (IANS) The first teaser for 'Jeen-Yuhs', an intimate portrait of global superstar Kanye West, has been released by Netflix, reports Variety.com.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
Hamas denies allegation of having assets, investments in Sudan
Gaza, Sep 26 (IANS) The Islamic Hamas Movement denied an allegation that it has assets or investments in Sudan that were recently seized, according to a spokesman in Gaza.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Palestinian Territory, Occupied,Politics
'Bridgerton' Season 2 first look introduces new character Kate Sharma
New York, Sep 26 (IANS) 'Bridgerton' fans may not have Regé-Jean Page (aka Simon, the Duke of Hastings) to drool over, but Netflix is promising that they'll be swept off their feet in Season 2, this time, by a romance between Anthony Bridgerton (Jonathan Bailey) and Kate Sharma (Simone Ashley), reports Variety.com.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
5,000 youth writing on contribution of unsung heroes: Modi in 'Mann Ki Baat'
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his monthly radio programme 'Mann Ki Baat' on Sunday said that about 5,000 amateur young writers were working on the contribution of unsung heroes and urged citizens to contribute in the work.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
US maintains sanctions pressure on Taliban, restrictions to finances
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The US administration said it has maintained sanctions pressure on the Taliban and its leaders, as well as the significant restrictions on their access to the international financial system.
2021-09-26
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Sikandar Kher wants to work with Vasal Bala again
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Actor Sikandar Kher who is playing a pivotal part in the upcoming Vasan Bala directorial 'Monica, O My Darling', says the eye for detailing Vasan has is very interesting and he wishes to work with the filmmaker more often.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Tesla's 'Full Self Driving' request button goes live
San Francisco, Sep 26 (IANS) Electric vehicle Tesla users who wish to take part in the company's Full Self-Driving (FSD) Beta programme could now formally request the advanced driver-assist system to be loaded into their vehicle.
2021-09-26
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Akriti Kakkar and her team craved for energy of live stage
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Singer Akriti Kakkar is glad that live music shows are back in business. While the time was tough for everyone during the pandemic, the singer reveals she and the team managed to pull through.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
AICC General Secy Tariq Anwar to meet ex-KPCC Prez Sudheeran
Thiruvananthapuam, Sep 26 (IANS) General Secretary of the All India Congress Committee (AICC), Tariq Anwar has arrived in Thiruvananthapuram to meet former Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee President (KPCC), V.M. Sudheeran, who resigned from the powerful Political Affairs Committee(PAC).
2021-09-26
Category: India, Kerala,National
Hot on OTT: Coming up this week (Sep 26 - Oct 2)
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Here's a look at highlight films, shows, and series that are scheduled to drop in the digital space this week.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz
AICF to finalise bidders for chess league, super GMs not to be auctioned for less than Rs.30 lakh
Chennai, Sep 26 (IANS) Signing a sponsorship agreement with a multi-national company (MNC) for national chess tournaments, finalising the bidders for the Indian Chess League, popularising the sport at the grassroots and setting up a national chess academy are some of the things that are there on the All India Chess Federation's (AICF) plate, said a senior official.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Other Sports
Govt may extend demand Fame II incentive scheme for purchase of personal EV cars, e-bicycles
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) In what may come as a boon for people aspiring to ride on their own electric vehicles, the government is looking to extend the provisions of its subsidy scheme FAME II to the buyers of passenger cars meant for personal use.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Thousands of BJP workers to welcome Modi at airport on return from US
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Thousands of BJP workers in the national capital on Sunday gathered at the Palam Airport technical area to give a grand welcome to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his return after a successful visit to the US.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Cricket Australia's proposal on Ashes tour conditions boosts ECB's morale
London, Sep 26 (IANS) There is renewed confidence in the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) that they will be able to field a strong team for the Ashes series, scheduled to begin in Australia in December this year, with Cricket Australia (CA) sharing details pertaining to tour conditions, which sources say is "better" than what the players were fearing.
2021-09-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Hosted travel is key across generations and demographic groups
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANSlife) Unique and more flexible stays are increasingly sought after, hosted travel sees a boost across demographics -- the rise of millennial and senior hosts and sustainable and restorative travel emerge as key travel trends in India as per Airbnb. In celebration of World tourism Day, the travel platform rounds up what Indian travellers are seeking the most.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Iraq rejects calls for normalising ties with Israel
Baghdad, Sep 26 (IANS) The Iraqi government has declared its rejection of local calls for normalisation of relations with Israel as such a move is "prohibited by the Iraqi laws".
2021-09-26
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Choose the right perfume or cologne
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANSlife) Selecting a perfume for oneself or as a gift might sometimes be overwhelming. The different notes, types of perfumes, sizes, variations can be a tedious task at times.
2021-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life