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Economy showing signs of getting back to normalcy: RBI Guv
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) India's economy is showing signs of getting back to normalcy, Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das said on Saturday.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Trump commutes long-time aide's jail sentence
Washington, July 11 (IANS) US President Donald Trump commuted the jail sentence of long-time aide Roger Stone after the former campaign adviser was sentenced to three years and four months in prison in connection with former special counsel Robert Muellers Russia probe, the media reported.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Politics
New ransomware attacking APAC nations via malvertising: Report
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Cybersecurity researchers have discovered a very sophisticated Exploit Kit that is targeting countries in the Asia-Pacific region to deliver ransomware via malvertising, which is the spread of malware through online advertisements.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology,Defence/Security
Serena will have fresh perspective when tennis returns, feels Evert
New York, July 11 (IANS) Tennis great Chris Evert feels Serena Williams can make the most of this Covid-19 induced lockdown and aim to clinch a 24th Grand Slam title.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Sports,Tennis
South American WC qualifiers to start in Oct, says FIFA
Rio de Janiero, July 11 (IANS) The start of the South American zone qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar has been postponed to October, world football governing body FIFA said on Friday amid the pandemic outbreak.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Brazil,Sports,Football
Odisha death toll reaches 61 with 12,526 positive cases
Bhubaneswar, July 11 (IANS) Odisha has reported five more deaths related to Covid-19 and 570 positive cases in the last 24 hours, informed the Health Department on Saturday.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Orissa,National,Health/Medicine
WhatsApp may lose its flavour as Zuckerberg integrates apps
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) WhatsApp has so far been a great experience for billions of users globally where there are no ads in-between chats, no distractions like promoted posts and in-app pop ups, but an integration with the rest of Facebook family of apps may mar the beauty of this end-to-end-encrypted mobile messaging platform.
2020-07-11
Category: International, India,Politics,Technology
Pressure mounts on Priti Patel to grant asylum to Sudanese girl
London, July 11 (IANS) UK Home Secretary Priti Patel has been urged by former judges and politicians to grant asylum to an 11-year-old Sudanese girl who would be at high risk of female genital mutilation (FGM) if taken abroad.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United Kingdom,National
Pakistan rolls out guidelines for Eid al-Adha
Islamabad, July 11 (IANS) Pakistan has rolled out guidelines for the upcoming Eid al-Adha festival to curb the spread of COVID-19, an official said.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
NASA partners SETI Institute on planetary protection
Washington, July 11 (IANS) NASA has awarded the SETI Institute in Mountain View, California, a $4.7 million contract to support current and future planetary protection missions to ensure compliance with planetary protection standards.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Science/Tech
95% licences of Pak pilots serving in 7 countries cleared
Islamabad, July 11 (IANS) The Aviation Division has cleared 95 per cent licences of Pakistani pilots serving in different airlines in seven countries, while the process of verification of the remaining will be completed next week, the media reported.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
6 NSCN (IM) insurgents killed in Arunachal
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Six National Socialist Council of Nagaland (Isak-Muivah) insurgents were neutralised in an encounter with the security forces in Tirap district of Arunachal Pradesh on Saturday.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,National,Terrorism
S.Korea, US may cancel combined exercise due to COVID-19
Seoul, July 11 (IANS) South Korea and the US appear increasingly likely to scale back or even call off a major combined exercise due to the COVID-19 pandemic, after indefinitely postponing their annual springtime drill earlier this year, sources said on Saturday.
2020-07-11
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
US to impose tariffs on French products amid tax dispute
Washington, July 11 (IANS) The US has planned to impose 25 per cent additional tariffs on about $1.3 billion worth of French products in response to the country's digital services tax that impacts major American technology companies, the Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) announced.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Politics
We were shocked by Sohail's behaviour, says Younis on '96 WC incident
Lahore, July 11 (IANS) Fast bowling great Waqar Younis has said they were shocked at how Aamer Sohail behaved on the field during Pakistans 1996 World Cup quarter-final against India.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Jio Platforms receive over Rs 30K cr from 4 investors
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) Reliance Industries on Saturday said that Jio Platforms received subscription amounts of Rs 30,062.43 crore from four investors for 6.13 per cent stake in total.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Mask-wearing key to US economic recovery: Fed official
Washington, July 11 (IANS) Mask-wearing will be key to ensuring a faster US economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, a senior Federal Reserve official said.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Politics
Oppn calls for criminal probe into Trudeau's ties to charity
Ottawa, July 11 (IANS) Canada's opposition Conservative Party has called for a criminal investigation into Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's decision to hand almost a billion-dollar program to a charity, which reportedly paid his family a large amount of money to speak at the group's events.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Learnt from Dhoni not to tinker if things going well: Badrinath
Chennai, July 11 (IANS) Former India batsman S. Badrinath has said one thing he picked up from Mahendra Singh Dhoni is to let things flow if they are going in the right direction and not tinker with it too much.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Cricket
Fuel prices again on longer pause, unchanged for four days
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Auto fuel prices have again gone for a longer pause with oil marketing companies keeping the pump prices of petrol and diesel unchanged for the fourth consecutive day on Saturday.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
City to learn CAS decision on UEFA ban appeal on Monday
London, July 11 (IANS) English Premier League club Manchester City will learn on Monday the decision of Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) over their appeal against the two-year UEFA ban, announced CAS late on Friday.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Football
Polish Prez, rival tied in final poll before run-off
Warsaw, July 11 (IANS) Incumbent Polish President Andrzej Duda and his rival, opposition-backed candidate Rafal Trzaskowski, were tied in a final poll ahead of country's run-off presidential election on Sunday.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Poland,Politics
High blood sugar ups Covid-19 death risk: Study
Beijing, July 11 (IANS) Covid-19 patients with abnormally high blood sugar are at an increased risk of severe complications and more than twice as likely to face death, warn researchers.
2020-07-11
Category: International, China,Health/Medicine
TN CM asks Centre to fly 40 fishermen stranded in Iran
Chennai, July 11 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palanniswami has urged the central government to arrange for the repatriation by air of 40 fishermen from the state stranded in Iran.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
UNSC fails to extend authorization for aid access to Syria
United Nations, July 11 (IANS) The UN Security Council (UNSC) has failed on its third attempt this week to extend its authorization for the access of lifesaving food, medicine and shelter into Syria from Turkey.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Politics
Berlin 'Model Y' a revolution in automotive body engineering: Musk
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Tesla CEO Elon Musk has hinted at a new electric car that will revolutionise the automotive body engineering.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
EU adopts regulation to allow quick development of COVID-19 vaccine
Brussels, July 11 (IANS) Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have adopted a new regulation that will allow vaccines and treatments for COVID-19 to be developed more quickly.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Belgium,International
Tropical storm makes landfall in New Jersey
Washington, July 11 (IANS) Tropical Storm Fay made landfall near Atlantic City in New Jersey, leaving thousands without power in the eastern US state, according to the National Hurricane Center (NHC).
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Environment/Wildlife
MVA govt is a success, I am no remote control: Pawar
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) Giving full marks to the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi government in Maharashtra as a "successful experiment", Nationalist Congress Party President Sharad Pawar here on Saturday said that he neither acted like a "headmaster" nor wielded a "remote control" of the three-party coalition regime.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Amazon rainforest registers record deforestation in June
Brasilia, July 11 (IANS) Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon rainforest has hit a monthly record of 1,034.4 square kilometres in June, the government reported.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Brazil,Environment/Wildlife
Good for tennis it can compete with others sports financially, says Federer
Zurich, July 11 (IANS) Tennis legend Roger Federer feels it is good for the sport that players are getting financially stronger and can compete in that aspect with other disciplines.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Switzerland,Sports,Tennis
Singapore's ruling party wins general elections
Singapore, July 11 (IANS) Singapore's ruling People's Action Party (PAP) has won the city-state's general elections, garnering 83 of the total 93 parliamentary seats, a poll official said on Saturday.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Singapore,Politics
Google introduces 2 new predictive tools in Analytics platform
San Francisco, July 11 (IANS) In a bid to help people better analyse their data and predict future actions, Google has introduced two new predictive metrics to its App + Web properties in its Analytics platform.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Time to bring match-fixing law into Indian cricket (Column: Close-in)
The time has come for the government of India to bring into effect the law for match-fixing. Although the bill has been languishing to be tabled in the Parliament since the last two years, there has been no movement as to when it will come up for discussion.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Syrian Arab Republic,Sports,Cricket,Opinion/Commentary
Rebels down Russian reconnaissance drone in Syria: War monitor
Damascus, July 11 (IANS) Rebels in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib shot down a Russian reconnaissance drone amid intense battles, a war monitor reported.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Syrian Arab Republic,Politics
13.3-inch MacBook Pro to be 1st device with Apple silicon chip
San Francisco, July 11 (IANS) As Apple shifts from Intel processors to homegrown silicon chips for its Mac computers, famed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo who closely tracks the company has said that the 13.3-inch MacBook Pro similar to the current 13.3-inch device is likely to be the first Mac to get an Arm-based silicon chip designed by Apple.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
27,114 new Covid cases take India's tally to over 8.2 lakh
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) India recorded its highest single-day spike of 27,114 new coronavirus cases and 519 deaths in the last 24 hours, pushing the total tally to over eight lakh with a tota of 22,123 deaths, Health Ministry's data stated on Saturday.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Trudeau denounces supermarket racist attack
Ottawa, July 11 (IANS) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has denounced a racist incident that was caught on camera at a Chinese supermarket in Ontario province.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Google to prohibit stalkerware used for spying on intimate partners
San Francisco, July 11 (IANS) Google will now go after stalkerware that remotely spy upon your wife or girlfriend via tracking their location and reading messages that they send and receive on their smartphones, without their knowledge and permission.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology,Defence/Security
IOA VP Mittal urges IOC to respond to allegations against Batra
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Vice President Sudhanshu Mittal has again written to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), pointing out the alleged abuse of power by Narinder Batra as the President of India's National Olympic Council.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Athletics
Ibrahimovic reveals possible departure from Milan
Sarajevo, July 11 (IANS) Zlatan Ibrahimovic has announced that his days in Milan are likely over since the club is not performing at the level he would like, Bosnian media has reported.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Bosnia And Herzegovina,Sports,Football
Major fire engulfs Mumbai shopping plaza, no casualties
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) A major fire broke out in the basement of the Independent Shopping Centre outside Borivali West Railway station, early on Saturday morning, officials said.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
First prayers in Hagia Sophia on July 24: Erdogan (Ld)
Istanbul, July 11 (IANS) The first prayers at Istanbul's Hagia Sophia, a 1,500 year old Unesco World Heritage site which has now been converted into a mosque, will take place on July 24, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Turkey,Politics,Religion
Fatigue could see Roma's top striker Dzeko get sidelined
Sarajevo, July 11 (IANS) Italian Serie A side Roma's coach Paulo Fonseca has said that he hopes to have Edin Dzeko available against Brescia on Saturday.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Bosnia And Herzegovina,Sports,Football
Amazon says delete TikTok email to employees 'sent in error'
San Francisco, July 11 (IANS) After reports surfaced that Amazon told its employees to delete the Chinese short-video making app TikTok from their smartphones, the e-commerce giant has said that the email in this regard was 'sent in error'.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Agra folks feel relieved at good riddance of Vikas Dubey
Agra, July 11 (IANS) Contrary to views expressed by human rights groups and the opposition leaders, the general public here has expressed a sense of relief at the encounter of the dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey who killed 8 policemen in Kanpur on July 3.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
California wildfire 90% contained
San Francisco, July 11 (IANS) A wildfire near Gilroy, a city in Northern California, has almost been fully, and all road closures in the area were called off as minimal fire activity was expected, officials said.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Costa Rica,Environment/Wildlife
Facebook plans to ban political ads before US election: Report
San Francisco, July 11 (IANS) Facing intense criticism from all quarters, Facebook is planning to ban political ads on its platform like Twitter does as the US inches closer towards the presidential election in November, the media reported on Saturday.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
WHO launches initiative to help 1.3bn people quit smoking
Geneva, July 11 (IANS) The World Health Organization (WHO) announced that it was launching an initiative to help 1.3 billion global tobacco-users quit the habit during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Health/Medicine
Trinidad & Tobago to host CPL 2020 from August 18
Port of Spain, July 11 (IANS) The 2020 edition of the Caribbean Premier League will take place in Trinidad & Tobago between August 18 and September 10.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Sports,Cricket
Netherlands to bring Russia before human rights court over MH17 downing
The Hague, July 11 (IANS) The Dutch government has decided to bring Russia before the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) "for its role in the downing of Flight MH17" six years ago.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Netherlands,Politics
Indian armed forces to help Goa in Covid-19 management
Panaji, July 11 (IANS) Local commanders of the Indian Navy, Army and the Coast Guard have agreed to offer assistance to the state government, in view of the rising number of Covid-19 cases in the state, Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik said here late on Friday.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Goa,National,Defence/Security,Health/Medicine
Battles renews between Syrian army, IS militants
Damascus, July 11 (IANS) Battles between the Syrian army and the Islamic State (IS) terror group have renewed in the desert region in the eastern part of the country, a war monitor reported.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Syrian Arab Republic,Politics,Terrorism
Infiltration bid foiled in Kashmir, 2 terrorists killed
Srinagar, July 11 (IANS) Two terrorists were killed after a major infiltration bid was foiled by the Army in North Kashmir's Naugam sector on Saturday.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Otto Farrant: Tried not to recreate much from 'Alex Rider' books
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Otto Farrant admits of having immense pressure to bring teen hero Alex Rider to life with a series of the same name, but the actor said he has tried to create a new version of the superspy by infusing a fresh vibe.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
55-hour lockdown begins in Agra; Covid tally up to 1,374
Agra, July 11 (IANS) The 55-hour long lockdown began late Friday evening to contain the spread of Covid-19 infection in the Taj city. This period will be used to sanitise areas, step up cleanliness drive and screen people in the containment zones, health department officials said, early Saturday morning.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Rocket attack on Baghdad Green Zone foiled
Baghdad, July 11 (IANS) Iraqi security forces announced that it foiled a Katyusha rocket attack targeting the heavily fortified Green Zone in Baghdad.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
Iran warns if foreign role in n-facility 'blast' proven
Tehran, July 11 (IANS) Iran's Foreign Ministry has warned that there will be consequences if it is proven that foreign elements were involved in the recent "blast" at the Natanz nuclear facility.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Turkey,Politics
Play with me, and heal
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) While the past two decades have witnessed the duo work with a multitude of media including installation, painting, sculpture, video, performance, design and interactive games, pushing limits and constantly challenging their own vocabulary, what has remained constant in Gurugram-based artists Sumir Tagra and Jiten Thukral's works is the strong socio-political element communicated through the immersive environments they create.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,National
Global COVID-19 cases top 12.4mn: Johns Hopkins
Washington, July 11 (IANS) The overall number of global COVID-19 cases has surged to over 12.4 million, while the deaths have increased to more than 559,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,International
Rajeshwari Sachdev: Theatre most challenging medium
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) Actress Rajeshwari Sachdev says theatre is the most challenging and exciting medium of all formats.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Ali Fazal bats for gender equality
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) Actor Ali Fazal is all for gender equality, and wants the issue of domestic violence to be destigmatized.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Texas governor warns of another economic shutdown due to COVID-19 spike
Houston, July 11 (IANS) Texas Governor Greg Abbott warned of another economic shutdown if the fast spread of COVID-19 is not contained.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Trump postpones campaign rally in New Hampshire, citing tropical storm Fay
Washington, July 11 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has postponed a campaign rally scheduled for New Hampshire on Saturday, the White House said, citing the looming Tropical Storm Fay.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Politics
Two-thirds of US adults disapprove of Trump's COVID-19 handling
Washington, July 11 (IANS) Two-thirds of American adults, or 67 per cent, said they disapprove of President Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus, the highest level of dissatisfaction with his response to COVID-19 since the pandemic began, according to a poll released.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Politics
Pompeo, German FM discuss economic recovery, Libya
Washington, July 11 (IANS) US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed economic recovery and Libya issue in a phone conversation with German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, the US State Department said in a statement.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Politics
US "disappointed" by Turkey's decision on Hagia Sophia
Washington, July 11 (IANS) The United States said that it was "disappointed" by the Turkish government's decision of changing Istanbul's iconic Hagia Sophia museum into a mosque.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Politics
Indian origin doctor to sue police for gun threat on own property
New York, July 11 (IANS) An Indian American doctor known for his work among refugees and the poor is preparing to file a federal case over a policeman in Aurora in Colorado state pulling a gun on him in a threatening manner while he was entering his own property, according to media reports.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,National
Trump versus science nightmare scenario enters Season 2 (News Analysis)
New York, July 11 (IANS) Nearly 170 days after the first coronavirus case was reported in the United States, the world's richest nation is plunging deeper into crisis with upwards of 63,000 daily cases, ordinary Americans are bracing for a nightmarish second half of the year, political leadership is colliding with common sense public health guidance and the coronavirus is projected to kill 175,000 people by early to mid September, according to at least two well known predictive models.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Politics
Arjun Kapoor: Every one of us will have to adjust to new normal
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) Actor Arjun Kapoor, who has stepped out to shoot after almost four months, says everyone will have to adjust to the new normal.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
NY COVID-19 cases top 400,000, key indicators remain stable
New York, July 11 (IANS) Confirmed COVID-19 cases in the US state of New York topped 400,000, reaching 400,299 by Friday morning with a death toll of 32,307, according to a tally kept by Johns Hopkins University.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine
Putin discusses Ukraine, Libya affairs with Security Council
Moscow, July 11 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin held an online conference with the country's Security Council, mainly to discuss developments in Ukraine and Libya, the Kremlin said in a statement.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Russian Federation,Politics
EU president revises recovery plan to address concerns
Brussels, July 11 (IANS) European Council President Charles Michel presented a revised proposal that includes a minor reduction to the European Union's (EU) seven-year budget in a bid to secure the green light for his fresh wide-ranging plan to revive the European economy.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Belgium,Politics
US stocks rise as financial shares rally
New York, July 11 (IANS) US stocks finished higher as a broad gain in financial shares bolstered the market.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,Business/Economy
UK COVID-19 deaths rise to 44,650 as another 48 patients die
London, July 11 (IANS) Another 48 COVID-19 patients have died in Britain, bringing the total coronavirus-related death toll in the country to 44,650, the British Department of Health and Social Care said.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United Kingdom,National,Health/Medicine
Turkey turns iconic Istanbul museum into mosque
Istanbul, July 11 (IANS) The world-famous Hagia Sophia museum in Istanbul - originally founded as a cathedral - has been turned back into a mosque.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Turkey,Politics
'The Old Guard': Old gore meets new spunk (IANS Review; Rating: * * * )
"The Old Guard" (film streaming on Netflix); Cast: Charlize Theron, KiKi Layne, Matthias Schoenaerts, Marwan Kenzari, Luca Marinelli, Harry Melling, Anamaria Marinca, Chiwetel Ejiofor; Direction: Gina Prince-Bythewood; Rating: * * * (three stars)
2020-07-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Tahira Kashyap completes her fourth book during lockdown
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) Writer-filmmaker Tahira Kashyap Khurrana has completed her fourth book, "The 12 Commandments Of Being A Woman", during the coronavirus lockdown.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
China refutes US unwarranted comments on its cooperation with WHO
Beijing, July 11 (IANS) A Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson said since the United States has already declared withdrawal from the World Health Organization (WHO), it is in no position to make unwarranted comments on China's cooperation with the WHO.
2020-07-11
Category: International, China,Politics
France urges Israel to drop West Bank annexation plan
Paris, July 11 (IANS) French President Emmanuel Macron has asked Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to drop any plan to annex parts of the West Bank and elsewhere, the French presidency said in a statement.
2020-07-11
Category: International, France,Politics
UN chief wants Sathankulam killings in TN investigated
United Nations, July 11 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres wants the death of a father and a son from Sathankulam in Tamil Nadu while in police custody with alleged signs of torture investigated, according to his Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,National
Pak PM urges coordinated national response to cope with locust attack
Islamabad, July 11 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan urged a coordinated national response of federal and provincial governments and organizations to cope with locust attack to ensure food safety, the Prime Minister Office said.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Pakistan,International
Amazon asks employees to remove TikTok: Report
New York, July 11 (IANS) Amid continuing backlash against Chinese apps, e-commerce giant has told its employees to remove Chinese short video making app TikTok from their smartphones owing to unspecified risks.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United States,National
Italy conducts successful test on Venice MOSE flood barrier
Rome, July 11 (IANS) Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte presided over the key test of the MOSE flood barrier system in Venice, where rising tides last November caused multi-million-euro damages to the city on the lagoon and its countless artistic treasures, including St Mark's Basilica.
2020-07-11
Category: International, Italy,Politics
Air India ends services of trainee cabin crew citing aviation scenario
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Citing the current dismal aviation scenario, Air India is terminating the services of trainee cabin crew and cabin crew by withdrawing the offer of employment of those who were under training.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
AIIMS JPNATC MS replaced after report on journo's death filed
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Harsh Vardhan ordered immediate replacement of Medical Superintendent of AIIMS Jai Prakash Narayan Apex Trauma Centre (JPNATC) after a 4-member inquiry committee constituted to examine the suicide of journalist Tarun Sisodiya submitted its reported.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Congress leader refutes Modi govt claim on Rewa solar plant
Bengaluru, July 11 (IANS) Congress' Karnataka President D.K. Shivakumar on Friday refuted the Central government's claim that the 750 MW ultra mega solar power project at Madhya Pradesh's Rewa that Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated to the nation earlier in the day was the largest of its kind in Asia.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Eng vs WI: Burns, Sibley hold on after Windies take 114-run lead
Southampton, July 11 (IANS) England openers Dom Sibley and Rory Burns saw off the last 10 overs of the day after West Indies were all out for 318 on Day 3 of the first Test against England, taking a crucial 114-run first innings lead. At stumps, the hosts were 15/0, still training by 99 runs, with Sibley on 5 and Burns on 10.
2020-07-11
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Franklin Templeton receives Rs 1,252 cr payment from VIL
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund on Friday said that it has received Rs 1,252.44 crore from Vodafone Idea Ltd (VIL).
2020-07-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Tomar assures full support to states for agri-infra development
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Union Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Friday assured full support to the states from the Centre for accelerating agriculture infrastructure development and formation and promotion of 10,000 Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs) in the country.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Air India effects transfers in its Operations Department
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Air India on Friday announced transfers in its Operations Department with Anish Singh being shifted from headquarters to its Northern Region.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
'Breathe: Into The Shadows' is too longwinded to thrill (IANS Review; Rating: * * )
"Breathe: Into The Shadows" (series streaming on Amazon Prime); Cast: Abhishek Bachchan, Amit Sadh, Nithya Menen, Ivana Kaur, Saiyami Kher, Hrishikesh Joshi, Shruti Bapna, Resham Shrivardhan; Created by: Mayank Sharma; Rating: * * (two stars)
2020-07-11
Category: India, New Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Plea in SC for ban on using explosives to keep off animals
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Central and Kerala governments on a plea challenging the practice of using barbaric means such as explosives, snares etc as means to ward off animals, especially against the backdrop of death of an elephant in Kerala.
2020-07-11
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Environment/Wildlife
Indian cotton industry body questions USDA's stock estimates
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Cotton Association of India (CAI) has objected the latest crop data, dated June 15, published by the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), showing an excessively high carry-over stock of Indian cotton at the end of July, which seems to have depressed the prices of Indian cotton globally.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
T'gana conducts over 10,000 COVID-19 tests in single day
Hyderabad, July 10 (IANS) For the first time since the outbreak of COVID-19, Telangana conducted over 10,000 tests in a single day, while the number of new cases showed a declining trend for a second consecutive day on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
NIA files charge sheet against 6 in SSI Wilson murder case
Chennai, July 10 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday filed a charge sheet against six persons accused of murdering Special Sub-Inspector Wilson in Tamil Nadu's Kanyakumari district in January this year as part of "waging jihad".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Terrorism
Four T'gana girls from modest background to study in Australia
Hyderabad, July 10 (IANS) Hailing from remote parts of Telangana and belonging to economically backward families, they have never even visited other states or cities in the country, but now they will be leaving for a foreign land all on their own.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Education
Graded pick-up: India's May industrial production gathers steam (Roundup)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Even though India's May factory output showed a graded pick-up, the country's industrial activity still remained in the doldrums.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Swamy backs UP govt on Dubey encounter, calls it 'self-defence'
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) After concerted attack by the opposition parties, with terming the Vikas Dubey encounter as 'cover up, BJP MP Subramanian Swamy has come out strongly in support of the Uttar Pradesh government, calling it an act in "self-defence".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
7 ministers to monitor Covid-hit red zones in Bengaluru
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) Seven Karnataka ministers, who are ruling BJP legislators from Bengaluru, have been made in-charge of the seven Covid red zones to contain the pandemic spreading across the tech city, an official said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
COVID-19: Police seeks Eden galleries to set up quarantine facility
Kolkata, July 10 (IANS) Kolkata police has requested the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) to make use of the under galleries as makeshift quarantine facility for police personnel on urgent basis.
2020-07-10
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Cricket
TN further relaxes lockdown restrictions for IT, ITES units
Chennai, July 10 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government on Friday further relaxed the Covid-19 lockdown conditions for Information Technology (IT) and IT Enabled Services (ITES) companies.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
SC notice to Centre, Assam on plea opposing delimitation
New Delhi July 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday sought a response from Centre and Assam government on a plea by the state's AIUDF party, seeking to defer the delimitation of Assembly and Parliamentary constituencies in the state.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Punjab challenges high court judgement on school fees
Chandigarh, July 10 (IANS) The Punjab government on Friday challenged the judgment of the high court relating to payment of school fees for the lockdown period.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Punjab,National,Education,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Covid death toll rises to 35 in Assam, positive cases 14,600
Guwahati/Agartala, July 10 (IANS) Assam on Friday reported eight more Covid-19 deaths, taking the state's death toll to 35, while the total number of positive cases stood at 14,600, Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Assam,National,Health/Medicine
ICMR plans national sero-survey to detect exposure to Covid-19
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is planning to carry out a nationwide sero-survey to determine the exposure of coronavirus infection among the population, it was announced on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Graded pick-up: India's May industrial production gathers steam (Ld)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Even though India's May factory output showed a graded pick-up, the country's industrial activity still remained in the doldrums.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Delhi man killed after he asks neighbour to return borrowed money
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A 26-year-old man was stabbed to death in South West Delhi's Sagarapur area after he asked his neighbour to pay back the loan of Rs 5,000, police said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Wish there were microphones: More on sledging in Ind-Pak matches
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) India-Pakistan matches are considered one of the biggest spectacles in world cricket. The rivalry between the two countries leads to packed stands and it often spills over onto the field. Former India wicket-keeper Kiran More revealed that sledging was rife in matches between the two sides and recounted some of the incidents he was involved in.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
With 426 Covid cases, Kerala records new single-day high
Thiruvananthapuram, July 10 (IANS) Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday cautioned the society at large about the grave situation the state is passing through with Kerala reporting 426 new Covid-19 cases -- another highest single-day spike.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine
CSC facilitates workers' employment for BRO projects in J&K
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Common Services Centers (CSC) has helped placement of around 75 skilled and semi-skilled workers from the Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir with the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) under the Ministry of Defence.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
FIR against lab in Gurugram for misreporting Covid test results
Gurugram, July 10 (IANS) Gurugram police has registered an FIR against a private lab here for allegedly misreporting COVID-19 test results of three patients.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Haryana,National,Health/Medicine
IISc team designs robotic arm to help disabled operate devices
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) A research team at the premier Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in this tech city has designed a robotic arm (robo) to help the disabled with speech and motor impairment operate devices such as joystick, mouse or trackball, an official said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Karnataka,National
Woman seeks termination of pregnancy: HC asks AIIMS to form panel
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Friday ordered the All India Institute of Medical Sciences to form a panel consisting of experts to assess the medical condition of a woman who had knocked the doors of the court seeking Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP).
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
No Covid-19 vaccine before 2021's first quarter, Parl panel told
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) As soon as the Parliamentary standing committees started to resume work after a long spell of hibernation, it was not all good news that came in front of them. Notwithstanding the ambitious target set for its market launch, the Standing Committee on Science and Technology was told on Friday that India will have to wait till at least the first quarter of 2021 to get its vaccine that can treat Covid-19.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
HC lauds Haryana's crop diversification scheme
Chandigarh, July 10 (IANS) The decision of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar to promote crop diversification got a major boost when the Punjab & Haryana High Court on Friday not only set aside the request for staying the operations regarding crop diversification but also lauded the steps taken by the state.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Punjab,National,Environment/Wildlife
After 5 years, Maha state discom to finally delegate powers
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) In a significant development aimed at executing key projects, Maharashtra Energy Minister Nitin Raut on Friday ordered the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co Ltd (MSEDCL) to delegate powers to all its regional offices.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy,Politics
COVID-19: 387 test positive in highest 1-day surge in J&K
Srinagar, July 10 (IANS) Three hundred eight seven tested positive for COVID-19 in Jammu & Kashmir on Friday in the highest single-day surge so far in the Union territory.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine
Goa jailor found Covid positive; all inmates to be tested: Official
Panaji, July 10 (IANS) All inmates of the North Goa district jail will be screened for COVID-19, after a jailor posted in the central prison tested positive for the viral infection, state Health Secretary Nila Mohanan said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Goa,National,Health/Medicine
Sitharaman, Irani vie for BJP parliamentary board posts
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) With the impending formation of the new national team of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), several leaders are eyeing the vacant four posts in the party's parliamentary board. It is considered a sign of growing stature and becoming politically strong in the organisation.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
M'rashtra Covid cases spike by 7,862, Mumbai deaths cross 7K
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) For the second time this month, Maharashtra's new Covid-19 cases shot above the 7,000 mark while Mumbai deaths also crossed 7,000, officials said here on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Verstappen sets the pace at Styrian GP as Ricciardo crashes
Spielberg, July 10 (IANS) 2019 Austrian Grand Prix winner Max Verstappen led the way in second free practice session at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg as Renault driver Daniel Ricciardo sufferred a concerning crash at turn nine.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Germany,Sports,Motorsports
2,313 new COVID-19 cases in K'taka, tally rises to 33,418
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) With 2,313 more people testing positive for coronavirus in Karnataka in the last 24 hours, its overall tally of patients rose to 33,418 on Friday, health officials said.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Final proposal for funding Amrapali projects in 3 weeks, SC told
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The SBI Caps on Friday informed the Supreme Court that a final proposal for releasing of funds for the unfinished Amrapali projects could be finalised in three weeks.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Immigration/Law/Rights
Jr resident doctor jumps to death in AIIMS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A junior resident doctor in the Department of Psychiatry at the AIIMS allegedly committed suicide by jumping from the 10th floor of the doctors hostel at about 5 p.m., here on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
India, China are partners not rivals: Chinese Ambassador
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Amid ongoing tension along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, Chinese Ambassador to India, H.E. Sun Weidong, on Friday said that India and China should be partner and not rivals.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Politics
Ligue 1 2020/21 season to begin on August 22
Paris, July 10 (IANS) The 2020/21 season of the French Ligue 1 will start on August 22 and will conclude on May 23 next year, the French Professional Football League (LFP) announced on Friday. Lorient host Strasbourg on the opening weekend, while Lens are on the road at Nice.
2020-07-10
Category: International, France,Sports,Football
Covid-19 containment zones in Delhi increase to 633
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The number of containment zones in the national capital stood at 633 on Friday, recording an increase of 175 over two days, according to the Delhi government's daily health bulletin.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Sonia calls virtual meet of Cong MPs on Saturday
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Interim Congress President Sonia Gandhi has called a meeting of Lok Sabha MPs to discuss issues facing the nation.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
British 'pilot' cheats Palghar woman of Rs 5.7 mn
Palghar (Maharashtra), July 10 (IANS) A senior citizen from Maharashtra's Palghar has claimed that she was cheated of Rs 57.36 lakh by a British national claiming to be a pilot with British Airways, officials said here on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
With record spike of 875, Gujarat COVID-19 tally reaches 40,155
Gandhinagar, July 10 (IANS) Gujarat on Friday reported its highest single-day spike of 875 new COVID-19 cases which pushed its overall count to 40,155, a health official said.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Etihad to resume limited special flights to 6 Indian destinations
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Etihad Airways will resume a limited number of special flights from six Indian gateways to Abu Dhabi from July 12 to 26.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Hyderabad FC to clear dues of players & coaching staff by end of July
Kolkata, July 10 (IANS) Indian Super League (ISL) outfit Hyderabad FC have promised to clear dues of their players and coaching staff by the end of the month.
2020-07-10
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Football
Retired DU professor falls victim to cyber fraud
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A retired Delhi University professor became the latest victim of cyber fraud in the capital.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
South Central Railway carries Andhra chillies to Bangladesh
Hyderabad, July 10 (IANS) The South Central Railway on Friday announced that for the first time in the Indian Railways, it has loaded and despatched a special parcel train beyond the country's borders - to Bangladesh with dry chillies from Andhra Pradesh.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Business/Economy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
IMD sounds red alert for east UP, warns of extremely heavy rains
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday issued a red warning for east Uttar Pradesh which could receive extremely heavy rainfall and intense thunderstorm and lightning.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Vice President intervenes in DU quota row
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) "Review the decision relating to quota for extra-curricular activities and continue the present quota procedure by earmarking seats for talented artists," Vice President Venkaiah Naidu advised Delhi University on Friday after many objected to the changes brought in by the varsity.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education
T'gana call centre offers Covid consultations, counselling
Hyderabad, July 10 (IANS) The Telangana government has set up a dedicated call centre to provide counselling and care instructions to Covid-19 patients, both asymptomatic/ pre-symptomatic and isolation cases.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
One held in Raj for threatening to blow off CM's house
Jaipur, July 10 (IANS) The Rajasthan Police on Friday arrested a man, Lokesh Meena, for allegedly calling a Police Control Room and threatening to blow off the Chief Ministers Residence (CMR).
2020-07-10
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
iOS users find several app including Spotify, Pinterest crashing
San Francisco, July 10 (IANS) A number of iOS users on Friday took to social media to report that several apps including Spotify, Pinterest and Tinder are crashing on their devices.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
AELTC to distribute 2020 Wimbledon prize money among 620 players
London, July 10 (IANS) The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) announced on Friday that the prize money set aside for this year's cancelled Wimbledon Championships will be distributed among the 620 players whose world ranking would have enabled them to gain entry into the grass court Grand Slam by direct acceptance into the Main Draw or Qualifying event.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
India's forex reserves rise by over $6 bn
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) India's foreign exchange reserves increased by $6.416 billion during the week ended July 3.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Eng vs WI 1st Test, Day 3: Chase, Dowrich consolidate visitors' lead (Tea)
Southampton, July 10 (IANS) Riding on an unbeaten partnership between Roston Chase and Shane Dowrich, West Indies went past England's first innings total in the second session of the third day of the first #raisethebat Test series at Ageas Bowl in Southampton on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Cows, buffaloes caused accident of car carrying Dubey: STF
Lucknow, July 10 (IANS) The UP STF has now claimed that a herd of cows and buffaloes suddenly appeared before the vehicle that was bringing gangster Vikas Dubey to Kanpur and this caused the accident, following which he tried to escape but was shot dead.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Singer Nikitaa unveils her new song 'Goddess'
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Singer-songwriter Nikitaa has come up with a new song "Goddess".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Ajinkya Rahane was hard done by in ODIs, feels Chopra
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Former India cricketer Aakash Chopra sympathised with current batsman Ajinkya Rahane and stated the latter was hard done by when he was dropped from the ODI team.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
NRTI announces admission for 10 courses, including 8 new
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The National Rail and Transportation Institute (NRTI) situated in Gujarat's Vadodara on Friday announced admissions for the academic year 2020-21 in 10 course of which eight are new courses.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education
KR$NA: 'No losses' is a testimony of my time
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Rapper KR$NA, who has pioneered socio-political rap in Hindi, says his latest single "No losses" is a testimony of his patience and perseverance.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Bacteria in infants' first stool may indicate their obesity risk
London, July 10 (IANS) Researchers have revealed that bacteria in meconium -- the earliest stool of an infant -- may indicate their risk of obesity.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine
Deeksha: Good to see regional cinema being recognised in national market
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Gujarati actress Deeksha Joshi is happy to see the growth of Gujarati cinema.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Amit on 'Breathe 2':Long journey getting into skin of Kabir Sawant's new avatar
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Actor Amit Sadh has spoken about his character Kabir Sawant from "Breathe: Into The Shadows".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
SC to examine curbs on social media use as a bail condition
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to examine a plea putting up a crucial question whether restrictions could be imposed on using social media by a court as a condition for bail.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Technology
TN corona tally: 3,680 new infections; 4,163 discharged
Chennai, July 10 (IANS) As many as 3,680 people tested positive for coronavirus over the past 24 hours in Tamil Nadu, according to the State Health Department.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
Mukesh Ambani world's 7th richest, overtakes Warren Buffet
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Reliance Industries (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani has become the seventh richest person in the world overtaking Warren Buffet, one of the most successful investors globally, according to the Forbes Real Time Billionaires Index.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Subramanian Swamy wants to know if Sushant was 'driven to' suicide
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Former Cabinet Minister Subramanian Swamy has shown interest in the investigation into late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Video clips punch holes in STF theory of encounter
Kanpur, July 10 (IANS) Videos of events that led to the encounter of gangster Vikas Dubey are contradicting the claims made by the Special Task Force (STF) that he was shot dead on Friday morning when he tried to escape.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
'Feel very proud of Delhiites': Kejriwal praises plasma donors
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday spoke to plasma donors and thanked them for their contribution in saving the lives of coronavirus patients.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Bengali star Koel Mallick, father Ranjit Mallick test Covid-19 positive
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Bengali star Koel Mallick and her father, veteran actor Ranjit Mallick, have tested Covid-19 positive.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Religion,Lifestyle/Fashion
Vikas Dubey cremated at Bhairon Ghat in Kanpur (Ld)
Kanpur, July 10 (IANS) Hours after dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey was killed in an encounter by the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF), his body was cremated at the Bhairon Ghat in Kanpur on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Bengali star Koel Mallick, father Ranjit Mallick test Covid-19 positive
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Bengali star Koel Mallick and her father, veteran actor Ranjit Mallick, have tested Covid-19 positive.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Religion,Lifestyle/Fashion
World famous Mysuru Palace shut for sanitisation after Covid scare
Mysuru (Karnataka), July 10 (IANS) The world renowned Mysuru Palace has been shut temporarily, following a palace worker's son testing Covid positive, an official said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Karnataka,National
Auto component sector's revenues estimated to decline by 14-18% in FY21: ICRA
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Indias auto component sectors revenues are estimated to decline by 14-18 per cent in FY2021, driven by weak demand across domestic OEMs, replacement market and exports, rating agency ICRA said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Delhi govt launches massive 17-day plantation campaign
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai on Friday launched a massive 17-day campaign to plant 31 lakh plants, trees and shrubs across the national capital. He said that the city government is set to initiate early steps to tackle air pollution caused by stubble burning in the neighbouring states.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Venkaiah Naidu 'hopeful' as House panels resume with caution
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) With the department-related Parliamentary Standing Committees resuming their operations after the Parliament was adjourned sine die due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Vice President and Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu said on Friday that the committees have started working with precautions and expressed hope that it will be business as usual.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Modi Cabinet expansion likely in August
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The second term of the Narendra Modi government is likely to see its first cabinet expansion after the end of 'Sawan'.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Equity indices fall, RIL bucks trend to hit new high
New Delhi (IANS) The Indian stock market declined on Friday, led by heavy selling in finance and banking stocks.
2020-07-10
Category: India, New Delhi,Business/Economy
NGT seeks action-taken report on waste dumping in J&K's Wular lake
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The National Green Tribunal on Friday directed the authorities in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district to submit an action-taken report on alleged dumping of municipal solid waste in Wular Lake around Ningli Tarzoo.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife,Immigration/Law/Rights
Siddhant Chaturvedi: 'Inside Edge' will always have special place in my heart
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Actor Siddhant Chaturvedi is celebrating three-year anniversary of the web series "Inside Edge".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Aayaam Mehta relives personal situation while shooting for 'Qurbaan Hua'
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Actor Aayaam Mehta says he remembered his late father while enacting a death sequence in the TV show "Qurbaan Hua".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Bundesliga's 2020/21 season to begin on September 18
Berlin, July 10 (IANS) Bundesliga's 2020/21 season will begin on September 18, 2020 and end on May 22, 2021, the German Football League (DFL) announced on Friday. The new season hence starts a month later than the start date of the 2019/20 season.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Germany,Sports,Football
Russia working on plans to host F1 race in Sochi with fans
Sochi, July 10 (IANS) The organisers of Russian Grand Prix on Friday stated they are 'preparing meticulously' to host the Formula 1 race this season with fans in the stands.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Russian Federation,Sports,Motorsports
Sutapa recalls travelling to North-East with Irrfan in 2017
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Late Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan's wife Sutapa Sikdar has taken to social media to share her experience of travelling to the North-East with her husband for his film "Qarib Qarib Singlle" in 2017.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
'Covid-19 may boost state procurement agencies' liquidity'
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) India Rating and Research expects the Covid-19 pandemic to boost state procurement agencies' liquidity position in FY21.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Four children among 8 killed in Arunachal landslides
Itanagar, July 10 (IANS) At least eight people, including four children, from two families were buried alive and three injured in two separate landslides in Arunachal Pradesh on Friday. Officials said that the two landslides triggered by incessant rain during the past few days, occurred in Papum Pare district and at Modirijo in between Itanagar and Naharlagun.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Arunachal Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Majority feel victims would have got justice if Dubey not killed
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) On a day that Kanpur gangster Vikas Dubey was killed in a police encounter, a majority of people surveyed in the IANS-CVoter Snap Poll was of the view that if he had undergone a trial, the eight slain UP policemen would have got some justice.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Graded pick-up: India's May industrial production gathers steam
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Even though India's May factory output showed a graded pick-up, the country's industrial activity still remained in the doldrums.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
SBI Board to discuss raising capital via bonds on July 15
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) The State Bank of India (SBI) on Friday said that its Central Board will meet on July 15 to consider raising funds through bonds.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Canara Bank to raise up to Rs 8,000 cr via equities, bonds
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Canara Bank on Friday said that its Board of Directors has approved raising of up to Rs 5,000 crore of equity share capital and up to Rs 3,000 crore through bonds during the financial year 2020-21.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Yediyurappa to work from home as staffers test positive
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa would work from his official residence for a few days, as some staff at his home office have tested Covid-19 positive, an official said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
MNRE issues fresh advisory against fraudulent websites
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) on Friday issued a fresh advisory against fraudulent websites seeking registrations under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan (PM-KUSUM) Scheme.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National
Henderson to miss Liverpool's remaining four games: Klopp
London, July 10 (IANS) Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson will not be playing the remaining four games of the season due to a knee injury, manager Jurgen Klopp confirmed on Friday. Henderson sustained a knee injury during Liverpools 3-1 win at Brighton.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Football
Two trains from Bihar to Jharkhand will not ply due to coronavirus
Ranchi, July 10 (IANS) Two trains will not ply to Jharkhand from July 13 due to the rising number of coronavirus cases in the state.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Bihar,National
AAP leader Raghav Chadha urges for plasma donations
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Aam Aadmi Party lawmaker Raghav Chadha who is looking after the Delhi governments plasma bank project on Friday said that "warriors" who defeated COVID-19 shall now turn into "saviours" by donating their plasma for the treatment of others in order to combat the deadly coronavirus.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Tablighi case: Court lets 62 Malaysians, 11 Saudis walk free after penalities
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A Delhi court on Friday allowed 62 Malaysia and 11 Saudi Arabia nationals to walk free after imposing penalties of Rs 7,000 to Rs 10,000 each on them under plea bargain. They had participated in a Tablighi Jamaat congregation at Delhi's Nizamuddin Markaz in March.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
'Govt, RBI need to ensure that cash-flushed banks lend to NBFCs'
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) NBFCs have been going through a liquidity crisis over the past two years and the Covid-19 pandemic has only worsened the situation.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Bollywood salutes artistes, technicians of film, TV industries via song
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities like Anupam Kher, Salim-Sulaiman and Sukhwinder Singh have joined hands for a song that salutes artistes, technicians and workers of film and TV industries.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Former SC judge backs police action in Vikas Dubey case
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Former Supreme Court judge Justice A. K. Patnaik has said that gangster Vikas Dubey, who was killed Friday morning after being critically injured in an alleged shootout with STF officials, was a threat to the rule of law and the police action was justified.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Bhuvan Bam to come up with 'Heer-Ranjha' single
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) YouTube sensation Bhuvan Bam is all set to woo his fans with his singing skills via an upcoming single, titled "Heer-Ranjha".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Applications per job up 48% amid Covid-19 in India: Report
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Rate of applications per job has now increased by 48 per cent in India compared to average applications per job in the pre-Covid period, said a report by online hiring platform QuikrJobs on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Rusha, Blizza come out with 'Mudra'
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Music producers-DJs Rusha and Blizza have come out with an upbeat EP titled "Mudra", and say it is dedicated "dance music enthusiasts and dancers".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Google empowers 5,000 Cloud employees in ethical AI
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Google has trained over 5,000 employees who were part of its customer-facing Cloud teams in asking critical questions to spot potential ethical issues, such as whether an AI application might lead to economic or educational exclusion or cause physical, psychological, social or environmental harm.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Defence/Security
New method pressed into service to curb Covid spread in Thane
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) In a bid to control the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) in Maharashtra's Thane district has rolled out a new pattern found successful in one region, officials said.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Bruno Fernandes emulates Ronaldo's 2006 feat at Old Trafford
Manchester, July 10 (IANS) Manchester United playmaker Bruno Fernandes on Friday was rewarded for his fine run in the English top-flight as he was named the Premier League's player of the month for the second time in a row.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Football
Majority feel victims would have got justice if Dubey not killed
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) On a day that Kanpur gangster Vikas Dubey was killed in a police encounter, a majority of people surveyed in the IANS-CVoter Snap Poll was of the view that if he had undergone a trial, the slain policeman would have got some justice.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National
Himachal to employ 7,852 part-time workers in schools
Shimla, July 10 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh Cabinet on Friday decided to engage 7,852 part-time multi-task workers in government schools who will be paid an honorarium.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National,Politics
Reformist Sonam Wangchuk supports Tibet's freedom from China (IANS Exclusive)
Leh, July 10 (IANS) One of India's most iconic educationists, Sonam Wangchuk, has come out in support of Tibet's freedom from China, which he believes is yet another reason to use 'wallet power' against Chinese products.
2020-07-10
Category: International, India,National,Politics
Never any debate in mind: Goenka on sticking to Bagan's green & maroon
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) ATK Mohun Bagan principal owner Sanjiv Goenka said that there was "never any debate" in his mind about retaining Bagan's iconic green and maroon colours. The board of the new club, formed after the merger of three-time Indian Super League champions ATK and Kolkata giants Mohun Bagan, announced the club's colours and logo, which will have the Mohun Bagan boat with addition of 'ATK' to it.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Football
Railways aims to increase 50% freight transport in FY 2020-21
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) With less passenger trains on tracks, the Indian Railways is aiming to increase the freight transporting capacity by almost 50 per cent in this financial year, Chairman Railway Board V.K. Yadav said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Shehnaaz Gill, Tony Kakkar collaborate on 'Kurta Pajama'
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) "Bigg Boss 13" fame contestant Shehnaaz Gill has teamed up with singer Tony Kakkar for his new song, titled "Kurta Pajama".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Rajasthan Police unaware of route Dubey took to reach Ujjain
Jaipur, July 10 (IANS) Alwar, which has become the hub for many criminal gangs, is back in the news for all wrong reasons as dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey had allegedly managed to cross into Rajasthan from there on his way to Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain even as armed state police personnel were deployed at the inter-state border with Haryana.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Punjab cancels pending school board examinations
Chandigarh, July 10 (IANS) The Punjab Government on Friday announced the cancellation of the pending examinations of various classes of the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) that were earlier scheduled after July 15.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Punjab,National,Education
Dubey's autopsy over, no kin comes to claim body
Kanpur, July 10 (IANS) No one has so far turned up to claim the body of gangster Vikas Dubey, even hours after he was killed in a police 'encounter' about 30 km from the city on Friday morning.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
State govts want to cut frequency of trains: Railways
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Indian Railways has not announced any new train services beside the 230 train services as it has been getting requests from several state governments to reduce the frequency, cancel the stoppages depending on the coronavirus situation, said Railway Board Chairman V.K. Yadav on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Zomato expects July net loss under $1mn as Covid-19 hits business
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Foodtech unicorn Zomato expects its net loss in July to be under $1 million even as Covid-19 has set it back by about a year in terms of the size of the business, the company said in its annual report on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Deepika: Often remind yourself about where you've come from
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone is super nostalgic as she shared a few old pictures with her friends.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Paul Rudd: My default is comedy
Los Angeles, July 10 (IANS) "Ant-Man" star Paul Rudd says he has always enjoyed humour to tell a very dramatic story.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Experience definitely counts: Hamilton on Alonso's return
Spielberg, July 10 (IANS) Six-time formula one champion Lewis Hamilton welcomed the return of former champion Fernando Alonso after the latter recently announced he will link-up with Renault again for the next season.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Germany,Sports,Motorsports
Telangana High Court temporarily stays secretariat demolition
Hyderabad, July 10 (IANS) In a jolt to the Telangana government, the Telangana High Court on Friday temporarily stayed the demolition of existing secretariat building for construction of a new complex.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Case filed against Bhatts for 'Sadak 2' poster
Maharajganj (UP), July 10 (IANS) A social activist and a lawyer has filed a complaint in the court of district judicial magistrate in Maharajganj district against filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, Mukesh Bhatt and actress Alia Bhatt for hurting the sentiments of Hindus by using an image of Kailash Mansarovar in the poster of 'Sadak 2' in a 'disrespecting manner.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Bihar,Cinema/Showbiz,Immigration/Law/Rights,Bollywood
Karnataka varsities must complete final-year exams by Sept
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) The Karnataka Higher Education Department has decided to promote all undergraduate and postgraduate intermediate semester students, subject to certain conditions, and mandated varsities to complete final-year exams by September for academic year 2019-20, an official said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Education,Health/Medicine
Eng vs WI: Broad 'frustrated, angry, gutted' at being dropped
Southampton, July 10 (IANS) Veteran fast bowler Stuart Broad admitted that he is "frustrated, angry, gutted" after being dropped for England's ongoing first Test against West Indies at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton. England decided to go with a pace attack consisting of James Anderson, Jofra Archer, Mark Wood and captain Ben Stokes for the match.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
HC dismisses Sharjeel plea, says lockdown disrupted pace of probe
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court while dismissing the petition filed by former JNU scholar Sharjeel Imam challenging the trial court order granting more time to the police to conclude the probe in a case against him, observed that the lockdown due the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted the pace of the probe.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Sanjana Sanghi recalls being a part of 'Rockstar'
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) "Dil Bechara" actress Sanjana Sanghi has recalled her experience of being spotted by casting director Mukesh Chhabra only at the age of 13. The actress also opened up on acting in Ranbir Kapoor starrer 2011 film "Rockstar".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Bar Council of Delhi requests Modi to grant Rs 500 crore aid to advocates
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Bar Council of Delhi on Friday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding Rs 500 crore assistance for the legal community to mitigate their hardship during the current crisis over the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National
Microsoft introduces new security technology to prevent data corruption
San Francisco, July 10 (IANS) Microsoft has introduced a new platform security technology to prevent data corruption techniques being adopted by cyber criminals to target system security policy and tamper with data structures on Windows 10 devices.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology,Defence/Security
Single-day record 1,608 new corona cases in Andhra
Amaravati, July 10 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh witnessed an all-time high of 1,608 new coronavirus cases in 24-hour cycle ended at 9 am on Friday, including 32 returnees from other states.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Eng vs WI 1st Test, Day 3: Brathwaite fifty hands visitors edge (Lunch)
Southampton, July 10 (IANS) Opener Kraigg Brathwaite slammed a fine half-century in the first session as West Indies slowly and steadily edged towards England's first innings score on the third day of first #raisethebat Test at Ageas Bowl in Southampton on Friday. The visitors went into Lunch at 159/3, trailing England by just 45 runs with seven wickets in the bag.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Aditi Rao Hydari talks about 'only nation' she's visiting in 2020
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Actress Aditi Rao Hydari has shared the only nation she plans on visiting in 2020 in a hilarious new social media post.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Kerala gold smuggling: NIA invokes UAPA against Swapna Suresh, 3 others (Ld)
Thiruvananthapuram, July 10 (IANS) The Kerala gold smuggling case, which has rocked the Pinarayi Vijayan government, took a new turn on Friday with the National Investigating Agency (NIA) registering an FIR against four persons, including prime suspect Swapna Suresh, the high-profile woman who rubbed shoulders with the high and mighty in the state and was close to Vijayan's now ousted secretary and senior IAS officer M. Sivasankar.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Cows, buffaloes caused accident of car carrying Dubey, claims STF
Lucknow, July 10 (IANS) The UP STF has now claimed that a herd of cows and buffaloes suddenly appeared before the vehicle that was bringing gangster Vikas Dubey to Kanpur and this caused the accident, following which he tried to escape but was shot dead.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Lavanya is 'throwing back like never before'
Hyderabad, July 10 (IANS) South actress Lavanya Tripathi says the quarantine time has made her revisit a couple of years old photoshoot pictures.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz
'R'sthan govt to facilitate industries to restore normalcy'
Jaipur, July 10 (IANS) Rajeev Swaroop, Chief Secretary, Rajasthan government addressed the 3rd Rajasthan Skills Summit organised by FICCI on Friday and acknowledged the fact that these are testing and unprecedented times.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Rajasthan,National
Randeep Hooda excited to explore international cinema
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) After the success of "Extraction", actor Randeep Hooda is excited about the opening up of new horizons in international cinema for him.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Jamie Murray latest to express doubts on US Open participation
London, July 10 (IANS) Seven-time Grand Slam doubles winner Jamie Murray became the latest player to express doubts about travelling to the United States for the US Open that starts on August 31. Murray said that the US seems to have regressed in the battle against coronavirus and the increased number of cases in the country means that he would be more comfortable staying back.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Air filter that can kill Covid-19 virus instantly developed
New York, July 10 (IANS) Scientists have developed a "catch and kill" air filter that can trap the virus responsible for Covid-19, killing it instantly.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine,Technology
James Bay's new song is 'an outpouring of love'
New York, July 10 (IANS) Singer James Bay is back with a new single titled "Chew on my heart". He says it's an outpouring of love.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
Rohit Shetty trends after netizens learn Vikas Dubey's car overturned
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Rohit Shetty has been trending on Twitter since Friday morning but for all the wrong reasons.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
CGPL ops may stay afloat, Tata Power says talks to continue
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) As the Gujarat government decided not to allow compensatory tariff to imported coal-based mega power projects in the state, Tata Power on Friday said that the amendment to the PPA with its Coastal Gujarat Power Ltd (CGPL) will still be considered, although with few additional conditions.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Mukesh Chhabra warns about fake casting calls using his name
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Casting director turned filmmaker Mukesh Chhabra has taken to social media to warn everyone about his name being used for fake casting calls.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Nikhil Siddhartha flaunts his abs in new post
Hyderabad, July 10 (IANS) Telugu actor Nikhil Siddhartha showcased his well-chiselled body in his latest social media post and called himself a "work in progress".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz
IAF received last 5 of 22 Apache attack helicopters in June
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) received the final five of the 22 Apache attack helicopters from Boeing last month. The force was expecting delivery in March however due to Covid pandemic the delivery got delayed.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security
3 in 4 Indians prefer watching movies on OTT platforms: Survey
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Three in four Indians would prefer to watch a movie on various over-the-top (OTT) platforms in the social distancing times compared to just one in four who would still love to go to a cinema hall, a new survey said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Technology
Delhi child rights panel rescues 12 child labourers
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights on Friday rescued twelve child labourers from a garment factory and cycle-motorcycle mechanic shops in Gandhi Nagar area.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Shalini Kapoor, Rohit Sagar keep their love story 'fresh'
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Telly couple Shalini Kapoor and Rohit Sagar have been married for 12 years, but they say they act like teenagers in love.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Salim Malik must respond to April 2000 conversation: PCB
Lahore, July 10 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board was approached by former skipper Salim Malik for removal of his life ban handed in 2000 and to be allowed to contribute to Pakistan cricket. Malik had earlier failed to respond to transcripts provided by the ICC of April 2000 conversation with regards to allegations of match-fixing against him.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Dubey killing: Congress demands time-bound inquiry by SC judge
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Congress on Friday demanded a time-bound inquiry by a sitting Supreme Court Judge into the encounter killing of gangster Vikas Dubey near Kanpur earlier in the day "to expose those who gave protection to the criminal".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
'Economy, ecology complementary': PM, Javadekar go big on clean energy
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Union Environment and Climate Change Minister Prakash Javadekar strongly echoed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Economy & ecology are complementary" statement.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Ragini Prajwal: 'Law' sheds light on important message
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Actress Ragini Prajwal says her upcoming Kannada film "Law" sheds light on an important message that often gets sidelined.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Spotify signs podcast deal with Archie Comics
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Swedish audio streaming giant Spotify on Friday signed an exclusive deal with Archie Comics to produce podcast adaptations starring the comic book publisher's iconic characters.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Technology
No virtual meet diktat resulted in low turnout: Ramesh
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Congress MP Jairam Ramesh once again expressed his displeasure on Friday for not being allowed to hold virtual meetings for the parliamentary standing committees.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
PCB asks Kaneria to approach ECB as life ban was imposed by English board
Lahore, July 10 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board was approached by Danish Kaneria on the life ban imposed on him. After carefully reviewing and studying the requests, the PCB has responded to the former cricketer. It was with regards to being offered a rehabilitation programme and Kaneria has been asked to approach the ECB as his ban was imposed by the ECB.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Poor children in India experience more educational disadvantages: Study
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Children from poorer households in India consistently experience educational disadvantages as compared to their wealthier peers, say researchers, adding that the girls are more adversely affected than boys.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Health/Medicine,Lifestyle/Fashion
Vikas Dubey's encounter raises more questions than it answers
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey while being brought to Uttar Pradesh from Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh was gunned down by the UP STF early morning on Friday in Kanpur. The police said that Dubey tried to escape after the vehicle in which he was travelling with the police party overturned.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Two women end life in suicide pact in UP
Muzaffarnagar, July 10 (IANS) An eight-year-old 'friendship' between two women blossomed into a deeper relationship and the two ended their lives after they entered a suicide pact here, police said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
UCL draw: Man City could face Juve in quarters, Barca vs Bayern on cards
Nyon, July 10 (IANS) The historic UEFA Champions League quarter-final and semi-final draw took place on Friday. It was historic in the sense because it took place even before all the matches in Round of 16 got over.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Switzerland,Sports,Football
We both recognise environment of fear & mental abuse: British gymnasts
London, July 10 (IANS) British World Championship medallist gymnasts Beckie and Ellie Downie said that abuse within gymnastics training in the country is "completely normalised." Several British gymnasts have recently spoken up about a culture of mental and emotional abuse within the sport.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Other Sports
Now, BJP ally LJP not keen on Bihar polls on schedule
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Even as the BJP prepares for the upcoming assembly election in Bihar amid friction in the NDA, the Lok Janshakti Party has now voiced its opinion against holding the polls as scheduled.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Kin of slain cops hail UP Police for Dubey's encounter
Kanpur, July 10 (IANS) Even as opposition parties raised doubts over the encounter killing of gangster Vikas Dubey on Friday morning, the families of eight police officials killed in an ambush by the criminal and his men on July 3 patted the Uttar Pradesh Police over the development.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
Yogi asks govt officials to take extra care against coronavirus
Lucknow, July 10 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government which has announced fresh restrictions for a 55-hour period beginning Friday night, directed officials to take extra precautions in government offices, where Covid-19 cases are on the rise.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
ICSE X, ISC XII results declared
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) on Friday declared the most-awaited results for ICSE Class X and ISC Class XII.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education
India, South Korea to enhance defence technology cooperation
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Indian and South Korean governments have decided to enhance cooperation in defence technology and promote industries working in this field.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy,Politics
Tamil Nadu Minister tests positive for Covid-19
Chennai, July 10 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's Minister for Co-operation Sellur K. Raju on Friday tested positive for coronavirus and has been admitted to a private hospital for treatment.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
Efforts to increase income from Waqf properties: Rajasthan Minister
Jaipur, July 10 (IANS) The government registered madrasas are in for an upgrade in Rajasthan. Efforts are also being made to increase the income from the Waqf properties, a minister said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
NHRC's intervention sought into gangster Dubey's encounter case
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Political analyst Tehseen Poonawalla on Friday sought National Human Rights Commission's (NHRC) intervention into gangster Vikas Dubey's encounter killing earlier in the day near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh and asserted that the "due process of law was not followed".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics,Immigration/Law/Rights
Premier League confirms three incorrect penalty calls during GW 34
London, July 10 (IANS) The Premier League has confirmed that Video Assistant Referee (VAR) made three incorrect penalty calls during Game Week 34 on Thursday.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Football
Shiv Sena seeks PM's intervention to stop farmers' suicides (IANS EXCLUSIVE)
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) With an average of 5 farmland suicides reported in Maharashtra daily, a senior Shiv Sena leader on Friday sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's urgent personal intervention to crack the whip and direct public sector and commercial banks to immediately extend crop loans to the farmers.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
Silence is better than many answers: Rahul on Vikas Dubey
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Friday took a swipe at the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh over dreaded gangster Vikas Dubeys 'encounter, saying silence is better than many answers.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Protests in Kerala, NIA tells HC about Swapna's 'role in racket'
Thiruvananthapuram, July 10 (IANS) Angry opposition supporters took to the streets across Kerala on Friday to demand the resignation of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan after the unearthing of the gold smuggling case even as the NIA told the High Court about prime accused Swapna Suresh's role in the racket.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
NZ extends border exception for Christchurch attack sentencing
Wellington, July 10 (IANS) Overseas-based victims of the Christchurch mosque shootings will get special border passes to fly into New Zealand along with financial help to witness the gunman's sentencing next month, the government announced on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Sammy backs Ngidi after former SA players criticise pacer on 'BLM' stance
Johannesburg, July 10 (IANS) West Indies all-rounder Darren Sammy has slammed former South African cricketers for criticising fast bowler Lungi Ngidi's stance on the 'Black Lives Matter' movement. Sammy said that the criticism shows why it is important to speak up on racism.
2020-07-10
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Cricket
CJ explains why migrants' case was not taken up urgently
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Chief Justice S.A. Bobde on Friday, citing migrant workers' case, said it is not for the apex court to take up every matter at the very first instance, especially in the backdrop that facts associated with the matter differ from one state to another.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Disha Patani is the new face of watch brand
New Delhi, July 10 (IANSlife) Fossil has announced Disha Patani as its newest celebrity brand ambassador in India. Patani's effortlessly chic style is popular amongst millennials, Generation Z and brands which are youth centric.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Manoj Bajpayee open to playing Vikas Dubey on big screen
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Actor Manoj Bajpayee says it would be interesting to portray the dramatic life of UP gangster Vikas Dubey on big screen.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
'Baahubali' turns 5, Sharad Kelkar recalls becoming voice of Prabhas
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) SS Rajamouli's "Baahubali: The Beginning" has completed five years on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
'1-year-leave for KSRTC staff just a proposal, nothing official'
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) has passed an internal note to the managements of its sister corporations to consider sanctioning one-year leave to its officers and staff, an official said on Friday. However, it has simultaneously clarified that there was nothing official about it yet.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Man Utd star Pogba targets Europa League, FA Cup glory
Birmingham, July 10 (IANS) Manchester United playmaker Paul Pogba has set his eyes on winning silverware this season as they remain in contention for lifting FA Cup and Europa League titles.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Football
UK quarantine rules end for dozens of destinations
London, July 10 (IANS) Travellers arriving in the UK from dozens of countries will no longer have to self-isolate for two weeks starting from Friday onwards.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Minors vulnerable to sexual predation on Goa beaches, yoga centres: Study
Panaji, July 10 (IANS) Children are most vulnerable to sexual predators on social media platforms, beaches, and even yoga centres in Goa, a study has revealed.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Goa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Non-life insurers get about 41,000 Covid-19 claims
Chennai, July 10 (IANS) A total of about 41,000 Covid-19 insurance claims have been lodged with the non-life insurers in the country with an estimated claim amount of about Rs 700 crore, said an industry official.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Business/Economy
Citing Kohli's example, Hussain urges Denly to tinker with his technique
Southampton, July 10 (IANS) Former England captain Nasser Hussain feels current batsman Joe Denly will have to change his technique in order to score big runs or else he could lose his spot in the team.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Notre Dame spire will be restored to original design
Paris, July 10 (IANS) The spire of Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, which was destroyed in a fire last April, will be restored according to the original Gothic design, the Elysee Palace announced on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: International, France,Politics
Shamed globally but Pak shows no guilt
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Less than two weeks ago, UN experts said that they were "appalled by the enforced disappearance" of activist Idris Khattak, a leading human rights defender from Pakistan who went missing last year.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National
PC shipments worldwide grows 2.8% in Q2 as Lenovo, HP lead
San Francisco, July 10 (IANS) Led by Lenovo and HP, worldwide PC shipments reached 64.8 million units in the second quarter of 2020, a 2.8 per cent increase from the same period last year, according to preliminary results revealed by Gartner on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Costa Rica,Business/Economy,Technology
Siddhant Chaturvedi wishes he could time travel
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Bollywood actor Siddhant Chaturvedi wishes he could time travel.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Karnataka to build new airport at Vijayapura soon
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) For providing regional air connectivity, Karnataka would build a greenfield airport at Vijayapura in the state's northwest backward region, an official said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Business/Economy,Politics
Goa CM to enquire into police disruption of press conference
Panaji, July 10 (IANS) Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Friday said that the Goa Police department had been asked to probe the detention of three persons, mid-way through a press conference on July 8.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Minor among four killed in Arunachal landslides
Itanagar, July 10 (IANS) At least four people, including a minor, of a family were buried alive in a landslide in northeastern Arunachal Pradesh on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Arunachal Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Another study supports remdesivir for Covid-19 treatment
New York, July 10 (IANS) The news about remdesivir, the investigational anti-viral drug that has shown early promise in the fight against Covid-19, keeps getting better, say researchers.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,National
Cong for central agencies' probe into Kerala gold smuggling case
Thiruvananthapuram, July 10 (IANS) Senior Congress leaders from Kerala on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to order a NIA-CBI-RAW probe into the gold smuggling case in the state.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
US sanctions Chinese officials over Xinjiang 'abuse'
Washington, July 10 (IANS) The US has announced sanctions against Chinese politicians who it says are responsible for human rights violations against Muslim minorities in the Xinjiang region, a media report said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Politics
PM dedicates Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Power project to nation
Rewa, July 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated to the nation the Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Power project, to the nation via video conference on Friday. It is Asia's largest power project.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Huawei patents AR glasses with a rotating pop-up camera
Beijing, July 10 (IANS) Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has filed a new patent for AR glasses with a motorized pop-up selfie camera similar to the one found in smartphones.
2020-07-10
Category: International, China,Technology
Corona effect: Cinema exhibition industry losses at Rs 5K cr (IANS Special)
New Delhi/Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) The COVID-19 triggered restrictions on cinema exhibition industry has not only disheartened movie goers, but axed several thousand jobs and costed the industry an estimated Rs 5,000 crore in revenue.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Sanjeev Gupta targeting cricketers & harming Indian cricket: Aditya Verma
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association (MPCA) life member Sanjeev Guptas recent mail to BCCI Ethics Officer D.K. Jain levelling conflict of interest allegations against India skipper Virat Kohli has seen IPL petitioner Aditya Verma take note of the 'pattern that Gupta has used to 'destroy spirit of reforms and Indian cricket.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
As IOA power battle rages on, associate EC member calls for introspection
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) As the power battle within the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) rages on, an associate Executive Council member of India's National Olympic Council asked the members for "introspection."
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Athletics
SC allows service of summons by WhatsApp, email, fax
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) In a first, the Supreme Court on Friday allowed the service of summons and notices, a necessity in almost all legal proceedings, through instant messenger like WhatsApp as well as by e-mail and fax.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
US SC rules half of Oklahoma as Native American land
Washington, July 10 (IANS) In a landmark case, the US Supreme Court has ruled that about half of Oklahoma state belonged to the Native Americans.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Politics
Elli AvrRam pens poetry on social media
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Bollywood actress Elli AvrRam has written a beautiful poem on social media about sunset.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Tahir Raj Bhasin: Sunil Gavaskar has inspired generations of sports men, women
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Bollywood actor Tahir Raj Bhasin, who is all set to play Sunil Gavaskar in the upcoming film "83", has wished the legendary batsman, who turned 71 on Friday. He thanked the iconic player for inspiring generations of sports men and woman.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Radhika Madan's new post is all about singing, music
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Actress Radhika Madan has shared a new picture of herself on social media, which is all about music.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Taapsee Pannu: Have seen countless ups and downs
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Actress Taapsee Pannu says she has seen numerous ups and downs in everything she has tried to attempt in life.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Citing Kohli's example, Hussain urges Denly to tinker with his technique
Southampton, July 10 (IANS) Former England captain Nasser Hussain feels current batsman Joe Denly will have to change his technique in order to score big runs or face being ousted of the Test team.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Area under kharif crops reaches over 580 lakh Ha as on July 10
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The area under kharif crops reached over 580 lakh hectares as on July 10, as per the sowing coverage data released by the Union Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare on Friday. The acreage of pulses has increased unexpectedly compared to last year as the timely onset of monsoon this year favoured early sowing in the rainfed areas. The total area under pulses rose to 64.25 lakh hectares, up 162.35 percent from the same period last year.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Business/Economy
Biden lays out economic plan
Washington, July 10 (IANS) Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has laid out his rescue plan for the coronavirus-crippled US economy, while berating President Donald Trump as incompetent, the media reported on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Politics
T-Hub partners IT Ministry to mentor hardware startups in India
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Hyderabad-based global start-up catalyst T-Hub on Friday announced a partnership with the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) to lead Digital India's Scale Up programme for hardware and Internet of Things (IoT) startups across India.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Delhi riots: No relief to Sharjeel Imam from HC
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court granted no relief to former JNU student Sharjeel Imam as it dismissed his petition challenging the trial court's order granting more time to complete the probe against him and also seeking default bail in a case pertaining to inflammatory speech during the anti-CAA protests.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Harsh Chhaya: I have nothing against working in a TV show
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Actor Harsh Chhaya has been away from the small screen for a while now, but he says he is not against working in a TV show.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Yediyurappa to work from home as staffers test positive
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa would work from his official residence in the city centre for a few days, as some of his staffers at his home office tested Covid-19 positive, an official said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Here's why Taapsee said yes to 'Mission Mangal'
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Actress Taapsee Pannu feels proud to be a part of the multi-starrer film "Mission Mangal".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Now tell Google Assistant, Siri to open Alexa app on smartphone
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) You can access Amazon Echo smart speakers with voice command at home. Now tell Google Assistant or Siri on your phone to open the Alexa app for you on the go, Amazon said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
SC refuses to entertain parents' plea on school fees
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday declined to entertain a plea by a group of parents, from different states, seeking directions to the Centre and state governments to direct all private unaided/aided schools not to charge fees for April-July or till the commencement of physical classes.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Dubey killed to cover up his links: Kapil Sibal
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Friday said that the encounter killing of gangster Vikas Dubey was predicted by many persons and questioned if it was done to cover up his alleged political links.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Farah Khan fondly recalls choreographing Sushant
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Director-choreographer Farah Khan Kunder remembers choreographing late actor Sushant Singh Rajput for the title track of "Dil Bechara", and says all she can see is "how alive and happy Sushant looks in it".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Uva League fiasco: FanCode cites fraud, Dream 11 refuses to comment
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Streaming website FanCode and Dream 11 have come under scrutiny for their involvement in the fake T20 league being investigated by the Punjab police. While the match was streamed by FanCode, the players were seen sporting Dream 11 on their jerseys. While FanCode has stated that they have shared all the documents and details with the investigating authorities, Dream 11 has refrained from commenting citing unauthorised usage.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
He's always going to be for us: Trump on Kanye's prez bid
Washington, July 10 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has brushed off reports of American rapper Kanye Wests bid for the November presidential election and his subsequent comments that he no longer supported the President, according to media reports.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Politics
Tata Motors Group's Q1FY21 global wholesales down 64%
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Automobile major Tata Motors Group, including Jaguar Land Rover, on Friday reported a plunge of 64 per cent in global wholesales Q1FY21 on a year-on-year basis.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Delhi govt frames policy for Delhi Plasma Bank
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Delhi government has ordered the Delhi Plasma Bank at ILBS to collect replacement convalescent plasma against the plasma issued to patients suffering from COVID-19.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
ATK Mohun Bagan holds international potential, says Nita Ambani
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Nita Ambani, Founder & Chairperson, Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL), welcomed legendary Indian football club Mohun Bagan into the Indian Super League family on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Football
BSP MP urges Rajnath to help find missing officer in Ladakh
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Lok Sabha MP Kunwar Danish Ali has written to Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to enhance the search operations by deploying best men and machines to find the 27-year old Indian Engineering Service (IES) officer missing since June 22 in Ladakh.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Indian space sector locked down during the first half of 2020
Chennai, July 10 (IANS) What would have been an insipid first half of the calendar year 2020 for the Indian space agency turned a bit interesting towards the end, with the government announcing its decision to open up the sector to private participation.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Technology
Finding ways of survival
New Delhi, July 10 (IANSlife) The three-month long lockdown has already created a deep hole in our economy with every sector and individual being hit.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
This billionaire Punjabi charters repatriation mission
Chandigarh, July 10 (IANS) No flight of fancy this! A billionaire Punjabi in Dubai has taken charity to new heights by virtually launching chartered flights to bring distressed compatriots back.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Punjab,National
Indian on trial in Dubai for assaulting compatriot to death
Dubai, July 10 (IANS) An Indian man went on trial at the Dubai Court of First Instance after he was accused of assaulting a compatriot to death after a heated argument, it was reported.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Diaspora
Court grants bail to Bangladesh nationals in Tablighi Jamaat case
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A Delhi court on Friday granted bail to several Bangladesh nationals who had participated in the Tablighi Jamaat congregation at Delhi's Nizamuddin Markaz in March.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Bollywood reacts to gangster Vikas Dubey's encounter
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities have reacted to the news of Kanpur-based gangster Vikas Dubey being killed on Friday morning in an alleged shootout with STF officials.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Bollywood
Michelle Williams, Oscar Isaac to star in 'Scenes From a Marriage' series
Los Angeles, July 10 (IANS) Actors Oscar Issac and Michelle Williams are all set to star in a limited series based on Ingmar Bergman's "Scenes From a Marriage".
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Another disrespectful disposal of victims' bodies rocks AP
Amaravati, July 10 (IANS) In yet another incident of inhuman disposal of bodies of Covid-19 victims in Andhra Pradesh, municipal authorities in Nellore dumped the bodies in a pit using an earthmover.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Siemens Gamesa to make 3.4 MW wind turbine in India in 2021
Chennai, July 10 (IANS) Global wind turbine major Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy will start making the 3.4 MW wind turbine at its Indian plant in Tamil Nadu, said a company official.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Business/Economy
How good gut bacteria helps reduce heart disease risk
New York, July 10 (IANS) Researchers have discovered that one of the good bacteria found in the human gut has the potential to reduce the risk of heart disease.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Science/Tech
Seoul Mayor found dead, city to hold 5-day funeral (Ld)
Seoul, July 10 (IANS) The Seoul city government announced on Friday that has planned to hold a five-day funeral for Mayor Park Won-soon, who was found dead earlier in the day just hours after he was reported missing.
2020-07-10
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Mayawati for SC inquiry into Vikas Dubey's death
Lucknow, July 10 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party national president Mayawati has demanded an inquiry by the Supreme Court into the death of gangster Vikas Dubey in a police encounter in Kanpur on Friday. He was the main accused in the murder of eight policemen in Kanpur.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
5 Odisha districts removed from LWE-affected areas list
Bhubaneswar, July 10 (IANS) The Odisha government has approved the removal of five districts from the list of Left Wing Extremism (LWE)-affected areas, DGP Abhay said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Orissa,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Lord Shiva took 'demon' Dubey's life: Uma Bharti
Bhopal, July 10 (IANS) Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Uma Bharti on Friday praised the Uttar Pradesh Police for the alleged encounter killing of gangster Vikas Dubey, adding that Lord Shiva took the life of 'demon' Dubey for killing an honest police officer like (Circle Officer) Devendra Mishra.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Politics
Spinners are being taught new methods to shine ball, says Mushtaq Ahmed
Worcester, July 10 (IANS) Former Pakistan tweaker and team's current spin bowling coach Mushtaq Ahmed on Friday stated that players have responded well to the new regulations put forward by International Cricket Council (ICC) in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Vikas tests negative for Covid, okayed for autopsy
Kanpur, July 10 (IANS) Slain gangster Vikas Dubey has tested negative for Corona and his body has now been sent for post mortem.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
ISL: ATK-Mohun Bagan to sport green & maroon jersey, Ganguly attends meet
Kolkata, July 10 (IANS) The board of ATK-Mohun Bagan on Friday decided to retain the green and maroon jersey which has been synonymous with the legacy of iconic Mohun Bagan football club.
2020-07-10
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Football
B'desh's shortest-ever budget session prorogued
Dhaka, July 10 (IANS) The budget and eighth session of Bangladesh's incumbent 11th Parliament was prorogued after only nine working days, becoming the shortest in the country's recent history, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Bangladesh,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Citing China, DMK MP wants revival of Sethu Samudram project
Chennai, July 10 (IANS) Senior leader of the DMK and Lok Sabha Member T. R.Baalu on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to revive the Sethu Samudram Project to protect the Southern part of the country against China citing the later's huge investments in Sri Lanka.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Telly stars shower Pearl V. Puri with b'day wishes
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Actor Pearl V. Puri has turned a year older on Friday, and he has received several heartwarming birthday wishes from his friends from the TV industry.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
KCR promises to build mosque, temple in new Secretariat complex
Hyderabad, July 10 (IANS) In the wake of an uproar over the demolition of two mosques and a temple in the old Secretariat complex, Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao on Friday announced that the government will construct these in the new Secretariat premises at government expense.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics,Religion
Looking China in the eye
In 2006, when Manmohan Singh was Prime Minister, the Nathu La pass was reopened for trade between India and China. The event was organized by the Chief Minister of Sikkim. China withdrew their claim from Sikkim when Indira Gandhi was Prime Minister. The inclusion of Sikkim in the Indian map was a significant political development. Since then, China had asked for the trade route through Nathu La pass to be reopened. West Bengal's then Chief Minister Buddhadev Bhattacharya did not turn up for the event though he was invited to do so and Sikkim's Chief Minister was asked by the Centre to be present at the function.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
When Karisma Kapoor shared screen space with 'cheetah'
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) It's a flashback Friday for actress Karisma Kapoor as she went down memory lane and recalled how she shot with a cheetah.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Yes Bank sets floor price of Rs 12/share for FPO issue
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Yes Bank's Capital Raising Committee (CRC) of the Board of Directors on Friday set a floor price of Rs 12 per share for its upcoming further public offering (FPO).
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Rahman: Composing music doesn't have any formula
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Oscar and Grammy-winning Indian composer AR Rahman feels composing music is a thing of the heart, and the whole album of "Dil Bechara" has been carefully curated and is filled with memories of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Bollywood
Cancel exams, pass students on past performances: Rahul
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday opposed holding of examinations in the country and demanded that the students be passed on the basis of past academic performances.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Health/Medicine
Vikas Dubey took 3 bullets on chest
Kanpur, July 10 (IANS) Slain gangster Vikas Dubey took three bullets to his chest and one on his arm.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Cricket fraternity wishes legend Sunil Gavaskar on 71st birthday
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The entire cricket fraternity on Friday took to social media to wish 'Little Master' Sunil Gavaskar on his 71st birthday. Gavaskar, who is regarded as one of the finest batsmen ever to play the sport, held numerous records and the fact that he was also a World Cup winner, puts him in elite company.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Oppn leaders speak in one voice -- Dubey encounter a 'cover-up'
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Gangster Vikas Dubey's killing near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh this morning drew a slew of charges and claims from different opposition leaders, particularly from the state, including that the 'encounter' was a bid to save the 'big fishes'.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
China warns of deadlier than corona 'unknown pneumonia'
Beijing, July 10 (IANS) The Chinese embassy in Kazakhstan has issued a warning of deadly 'unknown pneumonia' after more than 600 people died of pneumonia in June, a report has said.
2020-07-10
Category: International, China,National,Health/Medicine
Imran appeals for caution during Eid celebrations
Islamabad, July 10 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan appealed to the nation to celebrate Eidul Azha later this month while strictly observing the standard operating procedures (SOPs) against the COVID019 pandemic in order to prevent any resurgence of the contagious disease.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Apple releases public Beta version of iOS 14, iPadOS 14
San Francisco, July 10 (IANS) Apple has released the public Beta version of iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 updates that would be available in the fall.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Cricket South Africa extends support to 'BLM' movement
Johannesburg, July 10 (IANS) Cricket South Africa have extended their support to 'Black Lives Matter' movement, saying they would use their voice as a national sporting body to educate and listen to others on topics involving all forms of discrimination.
2020-07-10
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Cricket
7 Indian institutes introduce 'AWS Educate' Cloud computing curricula
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) To help develop the next generation of Cloud professionals, seven higher education institutions in India will adopt Cloud computing curricula from the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Educate global initiative into their mainstream college syllabus, the Cloud arm of ecommerce giant Amazon said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Education
Mushtaque Ahmad resigns as HI chief, Ningombam nominated new President
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Hockey India Executive Board held an Emergent Executive Board meeting on Friday naming Manipur's Gyanendro Ningombam as the officiating President of Hockey India. This was following the resignation letter of Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad received by Hockey India on July 7 due to his personal and family commitments.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Hockey
Major locust swarms may reach Pak later this month
Islamabad, July 10 (IANS) Pakistan officials have warned that the next few weeks could be crucial in the fight against desert locust infestation with major swarms expected to reach the country later this month from the Horn of Africa.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Vivek Anand Oberoi to play mysterious character in his next
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Actor Vivek Anand Oberoi has been roped in to play a pivotal role in "Iti: Can You Solve Your Own Murder?"
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Judicial commission submits Peshawar school attack probe report
Peshawar, July 10 (IANS) A single-member judicial commission probing the 2014 Peshawar Army Public School massacre has submitted its report to the Supreme Court.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
One of the saddest days: Jadeja recalls India's 2019 WC exit
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja on Friday recalled the team's heart-wrenching loss in the 2019 World Cup semi-final against New Zealand.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
'Trump's softened tone towards Mexico to court Hispanic voters'
Mexico City, July 10 (IANS) US President Donald Trump's softened stance towards Mexico during his meeting this week with his Mexican counterpart Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador was probably aimed at courting Hispanic voters, experts have said.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Mexico,Politics
Minor fire reported at I&B Ministry office room in Shastri Bhawan
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A minor fire broke out at one of the rooms in Shastri Bhawan here on Friday morning, which was put out by firefighters within a few minutes.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Muslim leaders threaten protest over razed mosques in Telangana secretariat
Hyderabad, July 10 (IANS) AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi, religious scholars and leaders of various Muslims organisations have condemned demolition of two mosques in the premises of old secretariat in Hyderabad and demanded their immediate reconstruction.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics,Religion
Handful Kashmiri Pandits keep culture alive in valley
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) During 1989-1990, when the forced exodus of the Kashmiri Pandits (KPs) took place from Kashmir, a few thousands did not leave the valley. Not much was heard of them except for a few prominent political or business families as migrant KPs chose to ignore those who stayed back.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National
Tropical storm to bring heavy rain, winds to US East Coast
New York, July 10 (IANS) Newly-formed Tropical storm Fay, located about 113 km northeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, is expected to bring "heavy rainfall and gusty winds" to the US East Coast, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Environment/Wildlife
Annual IMF, World Bank meetings to be held virtually
Washington, July 10 (IANS) The 2020 annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group will likely be held in a primarily virtual format due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the leaders of the two institutions announced.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Politics
NASA's next Mars rover attached to rocket before July 30 launch
Washington, July 10 (IANS) NASA engineers have attached its Mars rover to the top of the rocket that will send it toward the Red Planet as the US space agency now targets July 30 for its launch.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Science/Tech
Mira Nair to direct 'Jungle Prince of Delhi' series
Los Angeles, July 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Mira Nair will be adapting the 2020 Pulitzer Prize finalist New York Times story and podcast "The Jungle Prince of Delhi" as a drama series.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
States, districts affected by Covid-19 at all time high
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A steady increase in daily new cases and increasing geographical spread remain material risks to the countrys nascent economic recovery, according to Kotak Institutional Equities.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
US approves possible sale of F-35B fighter jets to Japan
Washington, July 10 (IANS) The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has submitted a notification to Congress for the sale of F-35 fighter jets to Japan.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Defence/Security
Research on human-cat link on ancient Silk Road
New Delhi, July 10 (IANSlife) In some news for cat lovers, new analyses done on an almost-complete cat skeleton found during an excavation along the former Silk Road in southern Kazakhstan indicates that common domestic cats, as we know them today, might have accompanied Kazakh pastoralists as pets more than 1,000 years ago.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Journo attending WH briefings test COVID-19 positive
Washington, July 10 (IANS) The White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) has announced that a reporter who attended White House briefings this week has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Media
Getting a grip on ageing
New Delhi, July 10 (IANSlife) We've all battled with a lid that just won't budge. Maybe we tried banging it on the counter or holding it under hot water, and if all else failed, we probably asked someone for help. When they opened it on the first try, we joked that we loosened it for them.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Finding ways of survival
New Delhi, July 10 (IANSlife) The three-month long lockdown has already created a deep hole in our economy with every sector and individual being hit.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
PM inaugurates 750-MW solar power project in MP's Rewa (Ld)
Delhi/Rewa, July 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday dedicated to the nation a 750-MW solar project - said to be Asias biggest -- at Rewa in Madhya Pradesh through videoconference from Delhi.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife
EU FM meeting to focus on COVID-19 impact, recovery measures
Brussels, July 10 (IANS) A scheduled virtual meeting of the European Union's (EU) economy and finance ministers on Friday is expected to focus on COVID-19's impact and the bloc's recovery measures.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Belgium,Politics
Studying abroad in 2020?
New Delhi, July 10 (IANSlife) You have an admission letter to the institution of your choice for September 2020 but dont know what to do with it?
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,IANS Life
Yoga to improve reproductive, sexual health
New Delhi, July 10 (IANSlife) Yoga is an ancient method of relaxation, exercise, and healing that has gained a wide following across the world. It rejuvenates the mind, body and soul. It may come as no surprise, then, that yoga may also serve to enhance sexual function.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,IANS Life
9 Tips to Rejuvenate your home during Shravan
New Delhi, July 10 (IANSlife) The fifth month of the Hindu calendar is called 'the holy month of Shravan', known to be a conduit for conveying natural and tremendous healing energies by invoking 'Lord Shiva'.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life,Religion
US partisanship makes fighting COVID-19 harder: Fauci
Washington, July 10 (IANS) America's top infectious diseases expert Anthony Fauci said that US partisanship has made the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic harder.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,International
Pragya Kapoor's foundation to aid waste collection in hills
New Delhi, July 10 (IANSlife) Doing her bit to protect the environment, producer Pragya Kapoor has joined hands with Healing Himalayas, a collective that works on waste management in villages and trekking trails of hilly regions, to build waste collection centres in Himachal Pradesh. Her goal? "Make our paradise as sustainable as we can."
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Cinema/Showbiz,IANS Life
PM inaugurates 750-MW solar power project in MP's Rewa
Delhi/Rewa, July 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday dedicated to the nation a 750-MW solar project ? said to be Asias biggest -- at Rewa in Madhya Pradesh through videoconference from Delhi.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife
Anderson one of the best exponents of reverse swing: Tendulkar
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Former Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar believes veteran England pacer James Anderson is one of the best exponents of reverse swing in modern-day cricket.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
US revokes permission for PIA to operate special direct flights
Islamabad, July 10 (IANS) The US has revoked the permission granted to the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) to operate a number of special direct flights to America, a spokesperson for the flag carrier said here, as the fallout from the revelation of Pakistani pilots' alleged dubious licences continues.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Prabhas, Pooja's upcoming film titled 'Radhe Shyam'
Hyderabad, July 10 (IANS) Actors Prabhas and Pooja Hegde's upcoming film has been titled "Radhe Shyam".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Samsung 'SpaceMax Family Hub' refrigerator arrives in India next week
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) South Korean tech giant Samsung is set to expand its Internet of Things (IoT) product portfolio in the country next week with the launch of a connected SpaceMax Family Hub refrigerator.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Prabhas, Pooja's next film titled 'Radhe Shyam'
Hyderabad, July 10 (IANS) Actors Prabhas and Pooja Hegde's upcoming film has been titled "Radhe Shyam".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
US SC upholds NY prosecutors' access to Trump's tax returns (Ld)
Washington, July 10 (IANS) The US Supreme Court has granted New York prosecutors access to obtain President Donald Trump's tax returns, while blocking subpoenas by the Democrat-led House to obtain the financial records.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Politics
Slain gangster's father comes alive after 7 years
Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), July 10 (IANS) In a bizarre development, the 'dead' father of slain gangster Amar Dubey, Sanjeev Dubey, came alive on Thursday evening during a police operation in the Bikru village where the ambush in which eight policemen were killed on July 3, had taken place.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Union Bank of India cuts MCLR by 20bps across tenors
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Union Bank of India on Friday announced reduction in its marginal cost of funds-based lending rate (MCLR) by 20 points across all tenors.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Google launches 'new kind' of open source organisation
San Francisco, July 10 (IANS) Google has launched a new organisation focused on extending the philosophy and definition of open source to project trademarks.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Trojans, Backdoors and Droppers are 3 top malware globally
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The three top malware that are infiltrating enterprises and individuals globally are Trojans, Backdoors and Droppers, a new report said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Defence/Security
Pasteurising breast milk inactivates Covid-19 virus: Study
Toronto, July 10 (IANS) Researchers have found that pasteurising breast milk using a common technique inactivates severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) making it safe for use.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Canada,National,Health/Medicine
Odisha registers single-day record 755 corona cases
Bhubaneswar, July 10 (IANS) Odisha reported four COVID-19 deaths and 755 new positive cases, the highest single-day spike in the state, in the last 24 hours, the Health Department said on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Orissa,National,Health/Medicine
UK accused of apologising to Saudi after imposing Magnitsky sanctions
London, July 10 (IANS) The Saudi Arabian media said that the UK government has privately praised the oil-rich Kingdom after publicly criticising it for human rights abuses and targeting individuals under the Magnitsky sanctions.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Seven bombs found in Bikru village in police search
Lucknow, July 10 (IANS) Seven bombs have been found at the Panchayat Bhawan in Bikru village during a police search that has been continuing almost on a daily basis after the July 3 massacre in which eight policemen were killed.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Targeted killing of Iran's Soleimani unlawful: UN report
Geneva, July 10 (IANS) Without an actual imminent threat to life, the targeted killing of Iran's General Qassem Soleimani in an American airstrike earlier this year was unlawful, according to a latest UN report.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Politics
Unholy nexus of BJP govt and MNCs stands exposed: Cong
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Congress on Friday criticised the Narendra Modi government over its decision to remove face masks and hand sanitisers from the essential commodities list. It said that an "unholy nexus" between the BJP government and the MNCs stands exposed.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Royal Thai Armed Forces celebrate 60th anniversary
Bangkok, July 10 (IANS) The Royal Thai Armed Forces celebrated the 60th anniversary of its establishment after the event was postponed in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Thailand,Defence/Security
4 Maoists killed in Bihar encounter
Patna, July 10 (IANS) Four Maoists have been killed in an encounter with the paramilitary forces in West Champaran district in Bihar on Friday. Several advanced weapons have also been recovered from the spot.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Bihar,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Petrol, diesel prices remain unchanged for third consecutive day
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Oil marketing companies kept retail prices of petrol and diesel unchanged for the third consecutive day on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Google Earth turns 15, supports rural classrooms in India
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) As Google Earth turns 15, the worlds biggest publicly accessible repository of geographic imagery is not only helping billions of people better understand their world bit also supporting students in rural classrooms in India.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Human Interest/Society,Education
Looking to make a difference once hockey returns, says Sharmila
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) After a fruitful debut year with the Indian women's hockey team where she helped her team qualify for the Tokyo Olympics, forward Sharmila Devi is itching to get back on the field to make a difference.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Hockey
Bollywood celebs to reveal secrets on new show
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities like Kareena Kapoor Khan, Sara Ali Khan, Ananya Panday, Taapsee Pannu and Jacqueline Fernandez will reveal interesting bits of their lives in a new interactive quiz show titled "Super Fan".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Significant divergences in UK-EU talks: Michel Barnier
London, July 10 (IANS) "Significant divergences" remain between the European Union (EU) and the UK on a post-Brexit trade deal following three-days informal talks in London, the bloc's chief negotiator Michel Barnier has said.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Equity indices trim losses amid weak global cues
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) The key Indian equity market pared major initial losses on Friday, tracking a decline in the Asian markets.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Culprit killed, what about those who gave patronage: Priyanka (2nd Ld)
Lucknow/New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The opposition parties on Friday slammed the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government over the encounter of dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey, while being brought back to the state from Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Google confirms new Nest smart speaker
San Francisco, July 10 (IANS) Google has released a photo of an upcoming Nest smart speaker to multiple media outlets, referring to it only as "what the Nest team is working on from home."
2020-07-10
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Trudeau's mother, brother paid to speak at charity events: Report
Ottawa, July 10 (IANS) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's mother Margaret and his brother Alexandre have both been paid tens of thousands of dollars to appear at events for WE Charity, according to a media report.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Canada,Politics
Prabhas shares never-before-seen photo from 'Baahubali'
Hyderabad, July 10 (IANS) On the fifth anniversary of "Baahubali", superstar Prabhas has shared a special photo from the film to commemorate the occasion.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Elon Musk to reveal more about brain-computer tech on August 28
San Francisco, July 10 (IANS) Tech billionaire Elon Musk has announced that its most secretive brain-computer interface technology startup Neuralink will provide a key update on its progress on August 28.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology,Health/Medicine
'Black Lives Matter' mural painted in front of NYC Trump Tower
New York, July 10 (IANS) A massive, yellow "Black Lives Matter" mural was painted on New York City's Fifth Avenue right in front of the Trump Tower, a skyscraper that serves as the headquarters for the Trump Organization.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Politics
Hours before Dubey's encounter, plea in SC apprehended Vikas' fate
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A plea has been moved in the Supreme Court seeking directions for the Uttar Pradesh government to conduct a thorough investigation into the killing/alleged encounter of five aides of gangster Vikas Dubey who might have been involved in the killing of eight policemen in Kanpur on July 3.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
University of California to file suit against student visa restrictions
Los Angeles, July 10 (IANS) The University of California (UC) has announced plans to file a suit against US President Donald Trump administration's decision to ban foreign students taking only online courses.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Education,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Brittany Snow considers herself lucky to have got married before lockdown
Los Angeles, July 10 (IANS) Actress Brittany Snow got married to Tyler Stanaland in March, and she feels extremely lucky to have tied the knot before isolation orders were put in place due to Covid pandemic.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
US jobless claims dropped to 1.3mn last week
Washington, July 10 (IANS) The number of initial jobless claims in the US totaled 1.3 million last week, the 13th weekly decline in a row but still a historic high, the Labor Department said in a report.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Politics
NSNIS Patiala announces relaxation in admission criteria of coaching course
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) In a first-time endeavour, 46 eminent athletes, men and women, will get direct admission to the flagship diploma course in sports coaching at the Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports (NSNIS) in Patiala, from the session of 2020-21 onwards.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Athletics
Culprit killed, what about those who gave patronage: Priyanka (Ld)
Lucknow/New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The opposition parties on Friday slammed the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government over the encounter of dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey, while being brought back to the state from Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Voting underway for Singapore general elections
Singapore, July 10 (IANS) Voting was underway on Friday for Singapore's general elections, where the city-state's ruling People's Action Party (PAP) is contesting on all the 93 seats.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Singapore,Politics
People to watch on process of disengagement at LAC: Chidambaram
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Amid reports of second round of talks with Chinese authorities on disengagement at Line of Actual Control (LAC), former Union Minister P. Chidambaram said that people will watch the process and progress of the disengagement.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Sony invests $250 million in Fortnite maker Epic Games
San Francisco, July 10 (IANS) Sony on Friday announced it has made a strategic investment of $250 million to acquire a minority interest in Epic Games, creator of the popular video game Fortnite.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Costa Rica,Business/Economy,Technology
Corona test scheduled ahead of Dubey's autopsy
Kanpur, July 10 (IANS) A Covid-19 test will be done on Vikas Dubey before his body is sent for post mortem.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Quad-camera phones to push CIS sensors sales to 5bn units in 2020
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Led by OPPO, Xiaomi, Huawei, Samsung and Realme, the global shipment of smartphone CMOS image sensors (CIS) is likely to reach 5 billion units this year as quad-camera smartphone designs witness great momentum despite the COVID-19 pandemic, a new report has said.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Another summit with US unnecessary: Kim Jong-un's sister
Seoul, July 10 (IANS) Kim Yo-jong, the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, said on Friday that another summit with the US was "unnecessary" and "useless" for Pyongyang as long as there was no change in Washington's negotiating position.
2020-07-10
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Eng vs WI: Michael Holding breaks down while discussing racism
Southampton, July 10 (IANS) Legendary West Indies pacer Michael Holding was recently reduced to tears while discussing the racism his parents faced in the past.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
No revised guidelines for reopening schools: US CDC
Washington, July 10 (IANS) Robert Redfield, Director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), has said that the agency was not planning to rewrite guidelines for reopening schools in the country.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Politics
Opposition slams Yogi govt over Vikas Dubey encounter
Lucknow/New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The opposition parties on Friday slammed the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government over the encounter of dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey, while being brought back to the state from Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Google joins Canonical to bring Flutter apps to Linux
San Francisco, July 10 (IANS) Google has announced that it is partnering with open source software operating system Ubuntu maker Canonical to bring its open-source UI software development kit Flutter to Linux desktop operating system.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
With over 26k fresh cases, India inches closer to 8 lakh
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) India recorded the highest single-day spike of over 26,502 new coronavirus cases and 475 deaths in the last 24 hours, pushing the total tally close to eight lakh with 21,604 deaths, Health Ministrys's data revealed on Friday.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Seoul Mayor found dead hours after reported missing
Seoul, July 10 (IANS) Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon was found dead on Friday, hours after he was reported missing, police said.
2020-07-10
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Indian economic zone in B'desh: Delhi set to offer $115 mn
Dhaka, July 10 (IANS) The economic zone of Bangladesh dedicated to Indian investors is set to avail $115 million under the third credit line from India. Md. Moniruzzaman, Joint Secretary and General Manager, Investment Promotion of the Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority (BEZA) has confirmed to IANS.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Bangladesh,National
UP STF 'script' goes wrong, questions abound over 'encounter'
Lucknow, July 10 (IANS) "The Special Task Force (STF) now has very bad script writers and the Vikas Dubey story proves it. Why would someone, who had surrendered on Thursday in Madhya Pradesh to escape being killed, try to escape on Friday," said a senior police officer, who has been one of the founding officers of the STF in Uttar Pradesh.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Android 10 has seen fastest adoption rate yet: Google
San Francisco, July 10 (IANS) The adoption of Android 10 has been faster than any previous versions of Android yet, owing to new capabilities that enabled Google to deliver updates more uniformly, quickly and efficiently to Android devices.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Mnuchin expects US Senate to pass COVID-19 relief bill by July end
Washington, July 10 (IANS) US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that President Donald Trump's administration will work with the Senate to pass the next COVID-19 relief bill by the end of July.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Politics
Meet Ed Sheeran, the property czar
Los Angeles, July 10 (IANS) Singer Ed Sheeran wants to buy more houses on the edges of his estate in the Suffolk area of the UK.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Soldier killed in Pak firing on LoC
Jammu, July 10 (IANS) A soldier was killed on Friday in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
WTA adds two events to 2020 provisional calendar
Florida, July 10 (IANS) The WTA has announced that two more additional tournaments, the Prague Open in the Czech Republic and the Top Seed Open in Lexington, have been added to the provisional 2020 calendar, which now features 21 tournaments.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Puerto Rico,Sports,Tennis
Bolivia's Interim President tests COVID-19 positive
La Paz, July 10 (IANS) Bolivia's Interim President Jeanine Anez announced that she has tested positive for COVID-19 and will be in quarantine.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Paraguay,International
Apple releases public Beta version of iOS 14
San Francisco, July 10 (IANS) Apple has released the public Beta version of iOS 14 that would be officially available in the fall with the new iPhone 12 series.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
From Friday to Friday: The Vikas Dubey story
Lucknow, July 10 (IANS) Vikas Dubey was a relatively unknown name in Uttar Pradesh and its underworld till Friday, July 3.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
German Ministers decline G7 invitation to Washington
Berlin, July 10 (IANS) German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and Finance Minister Olaf Scholz have reportedly declined an invitation to attend a G7 meeting in Washington, media reports said.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Germany,Politics
US judge sentences Indian on drug, money laundering charges
New York, July 10 (IANS) An Indian businessman extradited to the US from the Czech Republic has been convicted of conspiring to illegally import medicines into America and money laundering, according to the Department of Justice.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,National,Diaspora
Brazil Serie A season to run until February
Rio de Janeiro, July 10 (IANS) Brazil's Serie A championship will not stop for FIFA-sanctioned international breaks under its revised 2020 calendar which has been unveiled.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Brazil,Sports,Football
UK entering severe recession: Sunak
London, July 10 (IANS) UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak said the country has entered a "severe recession" and was "sorry" for not helping "everyone in exactly the way they would have wanted".
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Inter Milan held by Verona 2-2 in Serie A
Rome, July 10 (IANS) Inter Milan have slipped to the fourth place in the Serie A after playing out a 2-2 draw against Hellas Verona in a topsy-turvy thriller.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Italy,Sports,Football
Bolsonaro reiterates need to reopen country
Brasilia, July 10 (IANS) Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who tested positive for the novel coronavirus earlier this week, reiterated the need to reopen the country's economy despite the worsening COVID-19 situation.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Brazil,Politics
Strict 3-day lockdown to be enforced in Agra
Agra, July 10 (IANS) After the Agra District Magistrate's stern warning on Wednesday that another lockdown was inevitable if people continued to violate the ICMR guidelines, and moved around markets without masks, the city will be under strict lockdown for three days beginning Friday evening.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Vikas Dubey killed in police encounter
Kanpur, July 10 (IANS) Gangster Vikas Dubey was killed on Friday morning after being critically injured in an alleged shootout with STF officials. He was shot when he reportedly tried to flee, following a road mishap in which the vehicle he was travelling in overturned.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Global COVID-19 cases top 12.2mn: Johns Hopkins
Washington, July 10 (IANS) The overall number of global COVID-19 cases has surged to over 12.2 million, while the deaths have increased to more than 554,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,International
Bhumi Pednekar: Quarantine led me to realise I prefer isolation
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Bollywood actress Bhumi Pednekar says she has loved being by herself and has focussed on things that make her happy amid the pandemic.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Vikas Dubey critically injured in shootout
Kanpur, July 10 (IANS) Gangster Vikas Dubey who was arrested from the Mahakal temple in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain on Thursday, and was being brought to Kanpur amid unprecedented security on Friday morning, has been injured in an encounter.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
New York prosecutors can see Trump's financial records: US SC
Washington, July 10 (IANS) The US Supreme Court has ruled that President Donald Trump's financial records can be examined by prosecutors in New York.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Politics
Kenneth Branagh: New normal won't be abnormal
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The whole world is trying to adapt to the new realities in the post Covid-19 era, and Oscar-nominated filmmaker Kenneth Branagh feels that the new normal will not be as "abnormal as people fear".
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Tocilizumab drug market racket in Gujarat unearthed
Gandhinagar, July 10 (IANS) The Foods and Drugs Control Authority (FDCA) of Gujarat has unearthed a black market racket of the drug - Tocilizumab, considered to be quite effective in the treatment of Covid-19 patients.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Health/Medicine
19 Covid-19 patients discharged in Chinese mainland
Beijing, July 10 (IANS) The National Health Commission said on Friday that 19 Covid-19 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery in the Chinese mainland on Thursday.
2020-07-10
Category: International, China,Health/Medicine
UK Covid-19 deaths rise to 44,602
London, July 10 (IANS) Another 85 Covid-19 patients have died in Britain, bringing the total coronavirus-related death toll in the country to 44,602, the British Department of Health and Social Care said.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine
Pompeo says 'very hopeful' to continue US-N.Korea dialogue
Washington, July 10 (IANS) US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said the United States is "very hopeful" to continue dialogue with North Korea at various levels, though the latter has signalled its unwillingness to do so.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Politics
532 new Covid-19 cases reported in UAE; 53,577 in total
Dubai, July 10 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Thursday announced 532 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the total confirmed cases in the country to 53,577.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Health/Medicine
Russia says Israel's annexation plan to cause new round of violence
Moscow, July 10 (IANS) An attempt to extend Israeli sovereignty to parts of the West Bank will provoke a new round of violence in the region, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said on Thursday.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Russian Federation,Politics
'Alex Rider': Spy games that schoolboys play (IANS Review; Rating: * * * )
"Alex Rider" (series streaming on SonyLIV); Cast: Otto Farrant, Stephen Dillane, Haluk Bilginer, Vicky McClure, Andrew Buchan, Brenock O'Connor; Created by: Guy Burt; Rating: * * * (three stars)
2020-07-10
Category: India, New Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
US stocks end mixed amid economic data
New York, July 10 (IANS) Wall Street's major averages finished mixed on Thursday as investors pored through the newly-released weekly report on US jobless claims.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,Business/Economy
240 test positive, J&K Covid-19 tally is 9,501
Srinagar, July 10 (IANS) A total of 240 people tested positive for the Novel Coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday as the total number of Covid-19 patients reached 9,501 in the Union Territory, officials said.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Health/Medicine
India good example in solar auctions amidst pandemic: UN Secy Gen
New York, July 10 (IANS) As the world designs and implements Covid-19 recovery plans, it has a choice of either going back to where it was, or investing in a better, more sustainable future, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Thursday.
2020-07-10
Category: International, United States,National,Environment/Wildlife
Northeast's Covid-19 tally rises to 18,665
Guwahati/Shillong, July 10 (IANS) Meghalaya on Thursday joined the northeastern states in reaching a three-digit figure of coronavirus infections with 13 more persons testing positive while the northeast region saw its tally rise to 18,665 with 32 deaths.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Assam,National,Health/Medicine
Closed Markaz, no foreigners dims hopes for Nizamuddin shopkeepers
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A group of five men in white kurta pyjamas wait outside the Nizamuddin Markaz for the local policeman to arrive. After some anxious moments, the policeman arrives on a motorcycle with the building's key. It is time for afternoon prayers and only five people are permitted to offer prayers inside the Markaz five times a day. As he unlocks the gate, the five men walk in to offer Zohar Namaz.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Religion
BJP's Baluni turns saviour for 500 Indians stranded in Dubai (IANS Exclusive)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) BJP's Rajya Sabha MP Anil Baluni has turned out to be a saviour for the 500 residents of Uttarakhand stranded in Dubai.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Indian special economic zone in Bangladesh set to get $115 mn more
Dhaka, July 10 (IANS) The special economic zone of Bangladesh dedicated to Indian investors is set to avail $115 million under the 3rd line of credit from India, a senior official said.
2020-07-10
Category: International, Bangladesh,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
'One Nation, One Ration Card to start working across India by Jan'
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan has reiterated that 'One Nation, One Ration Card' (ONORC) scheme would likely start working across India by January next year, ahead of its March 31 deadline.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
PNB reports Rs 3,688 cr borrowal fraud by DHFL
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) State-run Punjab National Bank (PNB) has reported a borrowal fraud of Rs 3,688.58 crore in the NPA account of the now bankrupt Dewan Housing Finance Ltd (DHFL).
2020-07-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Nepal bans all Indian news channels except DD
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Nepal has banned all Indian news channels, except DD News, for alleged propaganda against the country.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Media,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Air India pilots insist pay cut has to be across the board
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Air India pilots have clearly told the company that any pay cut has to be across the board as per market standards for all employees.
2020-07-10
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Plea in SC for live Amarnath darshan through internet and TV
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) A plea has been moved in the Supreme Court seeking restriction on the access of the general public/devotees in this year's Amarnath Yatra due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. The petitioners have also sought direction to the Centre to provide 'live darshan' of the shrine through internet and television.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Religion
1.4 lakh students to gain as TS Inter Supply exams cancelled
Hyderabad, July 9 (IANS) With no let up in the COVID-19 situation, the Telangana government has decided to cancel the advanced supplementary exams of the state intermediate board or 12 standard exams.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Education
Eng v WI Test, Day 2: WI top-order steady after Holder show (Stumps)
Southampton, July 9 (IANS) West Indies ended the second day of the first Test against England on 57/1 and trail the hosts by 147 runs at the Ageas Bowl. After Dom Bess' cameo took England past the 200-run mark, West Indies openers John Campbell and Kraigg Brathwaite put up an opening stand of 43 runs. Campbell was dismissed by James Anderson towards the end of the day and Shai Hope was at the crease with Brathwaite when umpires ended play on Thursday.
2020-07-09
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
395 B'luru policemen test Covid positive hitherto: Official
Bengaluru, July 9 (IANS) As many as 395 city policemen tested Covid positive since the start of the pandemic, said an official on Thursday.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
CM asks Covid-hit Bengaluru's residents not to visit home villages (Ld)
Bengaluru, July 9 (IANS) Alarmed by the surging Covid cases across the state, especially in Bengaluru, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Thursday urged the state capital's residents not to visit their villages to prevent the infection's spread.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
K'taka to allow private Covid Care Centres at capped prices
Bengaluru, July 9 (IANS) Karnataka health department is allowing private medical establishments to set up Covid Care Centres (CCCs) to free up beds for moderate and severe cases, an official said on Thursday.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Lockdown restrictions for IT, ITES units in Chennai relaxed
Chennai, July 9 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government on Thursday slightly relaxed the Covid-19 lockdown conditions for information technology (IT) and IT Enabled Services (ITES) companies.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Business/Economy
CM asks Covid-hit Bengalu's residents not to visit home villages
Bengaluru, July 9 (IANS) Alarmed by the surging Covid cases across the state, especially in Bengaluru, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Thursday urged the state capital's residents not to visit their villages to prevent the infection's spread.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Setback for Tatas, Adani, Essar as Guj axes compensatory tariff
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) In a setback for the imported coal-based projects of Tatas, Adanis and the Essar Group, the Gujarat Cabinet has reversed its November 2018 decision on compensatory tariff to these mega projects for offsetting higher fuel cost.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Military dictators spoiled character of people: Bangladesh PM Hasina
Dhaka, July 9 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has blamed the country's past military dictators for "spoiling" the character of the people.
2020-07-09
Category: International, Bangladesh,National
One held for attack on Dr B.R. Ambedkar's Mumbai home
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Two days after 'Rajgruha' - the home of Dr B.R. Ambedkar, the architect of Indian Constitution - was vandalised, the Mumbai police arrested the main suspect in the attack, an official said here on Thursday.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
COVID-19 cases cross 39K mark in Gujarat, death toll over 2K
Gandhinagar, July 9 (IANS) The number of coronavirus cases in Gujarat rose to 39,280 on Thursday, as 861 fresh cases were reported in the state, with 15 deaths in the last 24 hours, a health official said.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Odisha's revenue collection dips by 22.94%
Bhubaneswar, July 9 (IANS) The revenue collection of Odisha government has come down by around 22.94 per cent in the first quarter of the current financial year in comparison to corresponding period of last year, said an official on Thursday.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Orissa,National,Politics
Paras Nath is on a mission to spread the joy of the flute
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Flautist-singer-composer Paras Nath is launching Vaikunthvenu, a platform to teach the flute.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
BCCI CEO Rahul Johri asked to leave via mail
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) CEO Rahul Johri has been asked to leave over mail. Johri had earlier tendered his resignation, but was asked to continue. But the recent leak over the tender with regards to team sponsorship looks like one of the major reasons for the current office bearers asking him to leave.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Namit Das: My growth as a performer depends on who I collaborate with
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Namit Das has been busy lately. He has been essaying different avatars, in "Aarya" and the upcoming "Mafia". The actor says web series roles as diverse as these have propped the one of the best phases of his career, where he is getting to prove his versatility.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
India-UAE special repatriation flights to begin July 12
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The civil aviation authorities of India and the UAE have agreed to operate special repatriation flights between the two countries during July 12-26.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Had asked SRK for a free hand at KKR, says Ganguly
Kolkata, July 9 (IANS) BCCI President Sourav Ganguly said that he had asked Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Kolkata Knight Riders co-owner Shah Rukh Khan to give him a free hand while he was captaining the franchise. Ganguly was referring to an interview of Gautam Gambhir, under whom KKR went on to win two titles, in which the latter spoke about the freedom he got to handle the team.
2020-07-09
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Cricket
TikTok pulled 16mn videos from Indian users in 2019's 2nd half
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) TikTok removed 16 million videos from Indian users in the last six months of 2019 for violating its content policies, the short video-sharing platform said in a transparency report on Thursday.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Delhi,National,Technology
Niall Horan's lockdown love story
London, July 9 (IANS) One Direction star Niall Horan has been reportedly in a romantic relationship with designer shoe buyer Amelia Woolley.
2020-07-09
Category: International, United Kingdom,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Aabha Hanjura releases a festive song centered on Kashmiri traditions
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Kashmiri folk-fusion artiste Aabha Hanjura has unveiled "Nundbane", which is a festive song revolving around Kashmiri traditions and history.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Covid: M'rashtra cases cross 2.25 lakh, 219 fresh deaths
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) For the second day running, Maharashtra's new Covid-19 cases continued in the 6,000-plus range, shooting above the 2.25 lakh mark, while fresh deaths again crossed the 200 mark, officials said here on Thursday.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine
Cate Blanchett: Look forward to more refugee stories
Los Angeles, July 9 (IANS) Actress Cate Blanchett has opened up about the casting criticism around her series "Stateless", and admitted that this was not the "only way to tell this story".
2020-07-09
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Three-day lockdown in UP from Friday night
Lucknow, July 9 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government on Thrsday announced a three-day lockdown in Uttar Pradesh from 10 p.m. on Friday to 5.a.m. on Monday.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Record 2,228 Covid cases push K'taka tally to 31,105
Bengaluru, July 9 (IANS) Karnataka has registered a record 2,228 COVID-19 positive cases, raising the state's tally to 31,105, a health official said on Thursday.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Shruti Haasan and her 'awkward hug'
Chennai, July 9 (IANS) Actress Shruti Haasan has been busy with many things during lockdown. She has now shown her fans how to master the art of giving oneself "the awkward hug".
2020-07-09
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Religion,Lifestyle/Fashion
PNB Board approves plan to raise Rs 10,000 cr
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The Board of Punjab National Bank (PNB) on Thursday approved the proposal to raise up to Rs 10,000 crore through equity and debt.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Ravi Dubey teases his upcoming project 'Aankde'
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Actor Ravi Dubey on Thursday shared that he is coming up with a new project, titled "Aankde".
2020-07-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Finance stocks, global cues lift Indian stock market
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) The key Indian equity indices were back with a rally on Thursday, led by healthy buying in finance and banking stocks.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Director Mukesh Chhabra recalls starting 'Dil Bechara' shoot two years ago
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Mukesh Chhabra, the director of late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's last film "Dil Bechara", has taken to social media to reminisce the day they had begun shooting a couple of years ago.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Dubey's wife, son picked up for questioning
Lucknow, July 9 (IANS) Richa Dubey, wife of gangster Vikas Dubey, was picked up from her Krishna Nagar residence on Thursday evening by a team of the Special Task Force (STF) and taken to an undisclosed destination for questioning.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Rasika Dugal is still suspicious of her cooking
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Actress Rasika Dugal is still not confident of her cooking skills, and the fact seems apparent from a picture she posted on Instagram.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Ankit Tiwari all set to release a new love song
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Singer Ankit Tiwari is all set to come up with a new song, titled "Taake naina".
2020-07-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
AIFF President kicks-off virtual session of masters programme
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Praful Patel, President, All India Football Federation kickstarted the virtual session of the first batch of the AIFF Masters Programme in an online meeting on Thursday.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Football
Heavy rains bring relief from scorching heat in Agra
Agra, July 9 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed Agra on Thursday, bringing respite from the hot and humid conditions in the city.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
Mariah Carey announces her memoir
New York, July 9 (IANS) Award-winning singer-songwriter and producer Mariah Carey will "tell the unfiltered story of her life" in her upcoming memoir "The Meaning of Mariah Carey". It releases in September.
2020-07-09
Category: International, United States,Art/Culture/Books
Brad Pitt, Jolie amicably co-parenting after 'family therapy'
Los Angeles, July 9 (IANS) Former Hollywood couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are reportedly co-parenting amicably, thanks to "family therapy" four years after their bitter split.
2020-07-09
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
84% say Vikas Dubey surrendered, finds IANS-CVoter Snap Poll
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The arrest of fugitive Kanpur gangster Vikas Dubey hundreds of kilometres away in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain makes the maximum number of people believe that it was a surrender and also highlights the inefficiency of the Uttar Pradesh Police, as per IANS-CVoter Snap poll.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
India, China military talks next week on disengagement
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Top Indian and Chinese military officials will hold talks next week in the second phase of disengagement at Pangong Lake and Depsang areas in eastern Ladakh, the government said on Thursday.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy
LaLiga: Real Betis confirm Manuel Pellegrini as coach
Madrid, July 9 (IANS) Spanish LaLiga club Real Betis on Thursday confirmed Manuel Pellegrini as their new coach.
2020-07-09
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Football
Covid recovery rate in Delhi nears 75%
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) With 2,187 new coronavirus cases and 45 deaths in the last 24 hours, the national capital on Thursday recorded a total tally of 1,07,051 cases and 3,258 deaths.
2020-07-09
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine