Photo by Michael Nagle/Xinhua) / IANSJohannesburg: Worried scientists in South Africa are scrambling to combat the lightning spread across the country of the new and highly transmissible omicron COVID-19 variant as the world grapples with its emergence.In the space of two weeks, the omicron variant has sent South Africa from […]

Representational PhotoThiruvananthapuram: With the detection of a new Covid variant — Omicron — in South Africa, Kerala Health Minister Veena George said on Saturday the state is mulling quarantine for international passengers arriving to the state.Speaking to mediapersons here, George said the Centre is in touch with the states and […]

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has decided to screen air passengers arriving to the state from at least 10 known countries where the much-feared new Coronavirus variant ‘Omicron’ has been detected, as per Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray’s directives, Urban Development Minister Eknath Shinde said here Saturday.The BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) in […]

Hyderabad: Renault KWID recently crossed the groundbreaking landmark of four lakh sales milestone in India and celebrated the milestone with a special event in Hyderabad. The ‘Renault KWID Mileage Rally’ was organized for KWID owners by PPS Renault and Arka Renault and the rally was flagged off from Radison Hotel […]

Businesses and farmers deciding to install a solar energy system need to consider several factors before committing. While solar energy is good for the environment and helps reduce overall electricity costs, it requires a substantial amount of investment up front to get the whole system. Solar panels, solar batteries, solar […]

Representational imageThiruvananthapuram: For around three hours Friday, panic reigned near Kerala’s Kottarakara when tusker Manikandan went uncontrolled for nearly six km, officials said.According to sources, a cat reportedly spooked the elephant, brought to take part in a temple festival near Kottarakara, about 70 km from Thiruvanthapuram.Some others, however, claimed that […]

OP PicHyderabad: Mahindra University Saturday shut its campus after 25 students and five staff members were tested positive for Covid-19.Tech Mahindra Ltd-promoted university located at Bahadurpally on the outskirts of Hyderabad has sent the students home and announced that online classes will be conducted from Monday.University sources told IANS that […]

Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh government Friday informed that 44 people have lost their lives due to flood caused by the unprecedented rain in the state.According to the statement issued by the state government, a total of 1990 villages in 119 mandals of four districts – Kadapa, Chittoor, Anantapur, and Nellore – were […]

Mexico City: At least 19 people were killed and around 25 others injured after their bus crashed into a house in central Mexico due to a brake malfunction, a local official said.The brakes on the bus, which was running on a highway and heading to a religious shrine in the […]

Peddapalli: In a ghastly incident, a 35 year-old person was brutally murdered in Malyalapalli of Ramagundam mandal, on the outskirts of Godavarikhani, with his body parts thrown in different places on Saturday morning. The police found the head and two hands of the deceased, while a search has been launched […]

Mumbai: Maharashtra Minorities Affairs Minister Nawab Malik Saturday made a startling claim that a conspiracy is underway to frame him in an ‘Anil Deshmukh-style fake case’, allegedly at the “behest” of some officials in central agencies – but did not identify them.Talking to mediapersons, Malik claimed that he has acquired […]

New Delhi: Taliban security men have killed a young physician in the western Herat province of Afghanistan Thursday, local sources confirmed, Khaama Press reported.Amruddin Noori, a 33-year-old physician in Herat city was killed by the Taliban security members after he did not stop at a police security checkpoint in Herat, […]

NEW DELHI, Nov 27: India saw a single-day rise of 8,318 new coronavirus infections taking the country’s total tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,45,63,749, while the active cases have declined to 1,07,019, the lowest in 541 days, according to Union Health Ministry data updated on Saturday. The death toll has […]

Toronto: The amount of a SARS-CoV-2 genetic material — viral RNA — in the blood is a reliable indicator in detecting which patients will die of the infectious disease, researchers have found.Despite advances in the management of Covid-19, doctors have found it hard to identify patients most at risk of […]

New York: Hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers lined the streets to enjoy the annual Thanksgiving parade. Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year made a full return following a much shorter and mostly virtual one in 2020 at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic.New Yorkers are facing a kind of […]

Afghanistan, Nov 27: An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 on the Richter scale struck the Hind Kush region in Afghanistan, informed the National Center for Seismology (NCS) on Saturday. “Earthquake of Magnitude: 4.3, Occurred on 27-11-2021, 08:07:46 IST, Lat: 36.45 & Long: 70.36, Depth: 180 Km, Region: Hindu Kush, Afghanistan,” informed […]

Representational imageParadip: Union minister Shantanu Thakur Friday said the Centre will invest over Rs 10,000 crore to modernise Paradip port.The minister of state for shipping inspection of the port infrastructure and the vessel traffic management system.“Paradip will be the best port in the country on the east coast. The central […]

Pic- africadailynews.comTunis: Tunisia’s defense ministry said 487 migrants, including 93 children, were rescued Friday off the North African country’s coast as they tried to cross the Mediterranean Sea to Europe in an overloaded boat.The ministry said in a statement that the vessel had left from neighboring Libya carrying migrants from […]

  The proposal to give a major boost to road connectivity in Jammu and Kashmir by starting various works to build National Highways and tunnels as announced by the Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways during his recent visit to Jammu must hopefully get translated into reality at an […]

Representational imageBrussels: The discovery of a new coronavirus variant sent a chill through much of the world Friday as nations raced to halt air travel, markets plunged and scientists held emergency meetings to weigh the exact risks, which were largely unknown.Medical experts, including the World Health Organisation, warned against any […]

Pic- ReutersJerusalem: Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said Friday that Israel is “on the threshold of an emergency situation” after authorities detected the country’s first case of a new coronavirus variant in a traveller who returned from Malawi.The Health Ministry said the traveller and two other suspected cases, all of whom […]

Hyderabad: Vintage bike enthusiasts can rejoice! Britain’s BSA Motorcycles has announced the revival of the brand. And a tweet by Anand Mahindra about the brand has triggered enthusiasm among vintage bike lovers in Hyderabad.Hyderabadi bike enthusiasts are elated with this piece of news and feel that this kind of resurrection […]

Pic – MarketWatchNew York: Global stocks and oil prices tumbled Friday after South Africa found a fast-spreading coronavirus variant and the European Union proposed suspending air travel from southern Africa.London’s benchmark fell 3per cent and Tokyo lost 2.5per cent. Shanghai, Frankfurt and Hong Kong also declined sharply. Futures for the […]

Seoul: South Korean tech giant Samsung is reportedly planning to end production of the Galaxy Note 20 and has no plans for a 2022 Galaxy Note.Samsung will also apparently end production on its Galaxy Note 20 series entirely by the end of 2021. Until now, production on the Galaxy Note […]

JAMMU, Nov 26: Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha today read the ‘Preamble’ of the Constitution along with the Hon’ble President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind via Video Conferencing. Advisors to Lt Governor, Chief Secretary, Additional Chief Secretary, Administrative Secretaries and all the officials of J&K administration participated in the mass […]

Mumbai: Actor John Abraham opened up about his love for bikes with megastar and host Amitabh Bachchan on the ‘Shaandaar Shukravaar episode of quiz based reality show Kaun Banega Crorepati 13.Big made a shocking revelation that he is scared of riding bikes.During the conversation with the host, John shared that […]

NEW DELHI, Nov 26 : Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh today said that the historic decision taken by PM Narendra Modi on 5th August 2019 will […]

Mumbai: The Indian rupee depreciated by 16 paise to 74.68 against the US dollar in opening trade Friday, tracking the negative domestic equity market and a firm American dollar.Further, unabated foreign fund outflows weighed on investor sentiment, traders said.At the interbank foreign exchange, the rupee opened on a weak note […]

Rabat: Starting from Friday, Morocco will suspend regular passenger flights with France in an effort to curb Covid transmission after the latter country has reported a resurgence.The suspension will come into effect starting at 11.59 p.m. and will remain in place until further notice, the Moroccan Monitoring Committee of Covid-19 […]

Mumbai: Hindi film actors Katrina Kaif, Ishaan Khatter and Siddhant Chaturvedi’s Phone Bhoot will debut in cinema halls in July 2022, the makers announced Friday.The supernatural-comedy is directed by Gurmmeet Singh of Mirzapur fame and produced by actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani’s Excel Entertainment.In a statement, Excel Entertainment said […]

Hyderabad: Actor Vishnu Manchu has assured medical care to Sivasankar Master who is battling for life after the latter was diagnosed with Covid-19 recently. The president of Movie Artistes’ Association (MAA) took to his Twitter handle on Friday to announce this.  “Spoke with #AIG hospital and they assured the best care […]

(Image courtesy: wallpaperflare)Guwahati/Kolkata: A 6.1 magnitude earthquake rocked the northeast region, including Assam and Mizoram, in the early hours of Friday, the National Seismology Department said.The tremors were also felt in many parts of West Bengal, officials said, adding, there has been no report of loss of life or damage […]

Colombo: Fourteen people were killed and one person was reported missing as heavy rains accompanied by strong winds have continued to lash Sri Lanka since last week, the Disaster Management Centre (DMC) said.According to the latest figures from the DMC, over 100,000 families had been affected in the nine districts […]

Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Nov 25: The Bharatiya Janta Party’s general secretary, Ashok Koul, today said that people should stop dreaming about the restoration of Article 370 and Article 35 A of the Constitution because their party would not allow it. He made these remarks during a press conference here in […]

Bhubaneswar/Sambalpur: The number of students detected with COVID-19 at VIMSAR, a medical college and hospital in Sambalpur, climbed to 54 Thursday, up from 34 the day before, an official said.The infected students have been admitted to the COVID unit of the Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research […]

Pic Credit: BCCI Twitter Kanpur: India reached 82 for one at lunch on day one of the first Test against New Zealand here Thursday.After opting to bat, India lost opener Mayank Agarwal (13 off 28) cheaply before Shubman Gill (52 batting off 87) and Cheteshwar Pujara (15 batting off 61) […]

Mumbai: Equity benchmark Sensex slipped over 100 points in early trade Thursday, tracking losses in index majors ICICI Bank, HDFC twins and ITC amid persistent foreign fund outflows.Despite starting slightly higher, the 30-share index turned red to trade 125.54 points or 0.22 per cent lower at 58,215.45. Similarly, the Nifty […]

Jammu, Nov 25: Army on Thursday arrested a Pakistan-occupied-Jammu and Kashmir (PoJK) national near the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. Official sources said soldiers detected suspicious movement near the border, and detained the PoJK national. “He seems to have crossed over to this side inadvertently […]

New Delhi, Nov 25: Gold rallied Rs 195 to Rs 46,625 per 10 gram in the national capital on Thursday in line with gain in international precious metal prices and rupee depreciation, according to HDFC Securities. In the previous trade, the precious metal had settled at Rs 46,430 per 10 gram. […]

Pic Credit: DNA India Washington: The global coronavirus caseload has topped 259.3 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 5.17 million and vaccinations to over 7.48 billion, according to Johns Hopkins University.In its latest update Thursday morning, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed that […]

Paris/London: Thirty-one migrants died when their inflatable boat sank off Calais in northern France, the French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin has announced.The boat had set out to cross the Channel to the UK.According to the International Organisation for Migration, the incident which happened on Wednesday is the biggest single loss […]

Excelsior CorrespondentNEW DELHI, Nov 24: The Chairman/CEC, LAHDC Leh, Tashi Gyalson met the Union Minister for Power, New and Renewable Energy, R K Singh in New Delhi yesterday. The meeting was attended by the Managing Director, SECI, Joint Secretary, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, and Joint Secretary, Ministry of […]

Baripada: Separate teams of Odisha Vigilance sleuths carried out simultaneous raids Thursday morning on properties linked to a junior engineer (JE) of Integrated Tribal Development Agency (ITDA) in Mayurbhanj district. The JE was identified as Santosh Kumar Das.According to an official source, the raids were conducted at 11 places of […]

New Delhi: India logged 9,119 new coronavirus infections taking the country’s total tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,45,44,882, while the active cases declined to 1,09,940, the lowest in 539 days, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated Thursday.The death toll climbed to 4,66,980 with 396 fresh fatalities, according to […]

Puri: BJP supporters hurled eggs at the convoy of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in Puri Wednesday, protesting against the government’s “inaction” in the Kalahandi teacher’s kidnap and murder case.The incident happened near the Government Hospital Square when Patnaik was returning to Bhubaneswar after attending the foundation stone laying ceremony […]

Cong launches membership driveExcelsior CorrespondentJAMMU, Nov 24:  Launching its membership drive today with the slogan  “ Aayo Chalein Congress Ke Sath, Badlein Pradesh Ke Halaat”, JKPCC president Ghulam Ahmad Mir claimed that people want change, as BJP has failed on all fronts of governance especially unchecked price rise, record unemployment […]

Hyderabad: With cases of Covid-19 continuing to get reported steadily and the recent rise of a fresh wave of infections in Europe that involves a lot of breakthrough infections, public health officials and researchers here have urged people in Hyderabad and elsewhere in Telangana to get their pending second dose […]

Panaji: Former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal’s plea to the Bombay High Court for in-camera hearing of ongoing appeal proceedings in connection with a 2013 rape case, was rejected by the court Wednesday.In an order, Justices Revati Dere and M.S. Jawalkar said that the application filed by Tejpal’s counsel Amit Desai […]

New Delhi:  The CBI has filed a charge sheet against two Navy Commanders Jagdeesh and Abhishek Shaw in connection with the alleged leakage of confidential information related to INS Sindhuratna-MRLC project, officials said Wednesday.In the fresh charge sheet, the agency has also named Commander Ajit Pandey and retired Naval officer […]

Representational imageBaripada: The police Wednesday arrested three persons in Mayurbhanj district after over 45 kg of cannabis worth Rs 1.8 lakh was seized from them.The three persons, residents of West Bengal’s Murshidabad district, had purchased tickets to board a Kolkata-bound bus from Baripada town Wednesday morning, a police officer said.Acting […]

OP PicBerhampur: The BJD Wednesday staged a protest in Ganjam district, demanding reduction in the price of LPG cylinders.Members of the party’s youth, student and women’s wing staged demonstrations near the office of the Revenue Divisional Commission (RDC) of the southern range in Berhampur and at each block under the […]

New Delhi, Nov 24: Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Anurag Thakur on Wednesday informed that the Union Cabinet led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has completed the formalities to repeal three farm laws. Addressing the cabinet briefing today, Thakur said, “Today, the Union Cabinet led by PM completed formalities […]

Hyderabad: Noted spiritual leader and founder of Art of Living organisation, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Wednesday took-up Green India Challenge, which is being promoted across Telangana by Rajya Sabha MP, Joginpally Santosh Kumar, and planted sapling of Indian gooseberry (Amla) at Manasa Ganga Ashram, Shankarpalli.On the occasion, Sri Sri […]

Ashwini-vaishnaw-twitterNew Delhi: Private players can now run theme-based tourist circuit trains by leasing them from the railways with the freedom to fix fares and amenities under a new service, Bharat Gaurav, which was launched by Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw Tuesday.The railways has allocated around 190 trains for these theme-based circuits, […]

File PhotoBhubaneswar: The Comptroller & Auditor General of India (CAG) will conduct the natural resources accounting (NRA) for a tighter scrutiny and accounting of mineral and energy resources of this country.CAG Girish Chandra Murmu said this while inaugurating the new office building for the Principal Accountant General (audit) here on […]

Cryptocurrency has become a decentralized and popular digital asset. It is defined by blockchain technology along with exchange. This method of implying taxation also comes with lots of variances like some countries like Switzerland don’t charge any taxes over the exchange of cryptocurrencies but the countries like Netherland charges a […]

Pic- OPBhubaneswar: In his first-ever interaction with the journalists ahead of the season opener against Bengaluru FC, Odisha FC Head Coach Kiko Ramirez has said that he and his team are fully focused on the game and the Kalinga Warriors are ready for the competition. The 51-year-old Spaniard is in […]

When choosing a place for higher education abroad, many parents choose the United States, the United Kingdom, or Canada. Turkey is considered at the last minute or not taken into account at all. But studying in this country has several advantages, not the least of which is the financial benefit. […]

Jharsuguda: Two bike riders were killed while another sustained critical injuries after their bike hit a stationary truck parked at Sagarpalli Square on National Highway-49 under Lakhanpur police limits in this district late Monday night.The deceased were identified as Tikeswar Munda, 38, and his nephew Dashrathi Munda, 25, from Bedajharan […]

Bitcoin has become the most popular cryptocurrency of the people. Which was invented in 2009 and became the world’s first decentralized digital currency. It was hailed as a decentralized bitcoin currency. It behaves like all other real coins, but you won’t need a bank to keep it. The developer secret […]

San Francisco/Seoul: Samsung Electronics was set to announce its new $17 billion chip fabrication plant in the city of Taylor in Texas Tuesday (US time), as global semiconductor companies have engaged in increasingly fierce competition amid a global chip crunch.According to a report in The Wall Street Journal citing people familiar […]

Mumbai: The rupee recovered most of its initial losses and settled 4 paise down at 74.43 (provisional) against the US dollar Tuesday, tracking a positive trend in domestic equities and easing crude oil prices.At the interbank forex market, the local unit opened at 74.48 against the greenback and witnessed an […]

New Delhi: Budget airline SpiceJet, Tuesday recommenced flight services on Boeing 737 MAX aircraft. Notably, the aircraft has been brought back after a gap of around two-and-a-half years.The aircraft has been re-certified by the aviation regulator DGCA by using European standards.SpiceJet is the only operator of the 737 MAX in […]

Chennai: Director Saravanan’s debut film Veeramae Vaagai Soodum, featuring actors Vishal and Dimple Hayathi in the lead, will hit the screens on Republic Day next year, the film’s unit announced.The film, produced by Vishal’s own firm Vishal Film Factory, is the story of a common man taking on those in […]

Men’s U-25 State A TrophyExcelsior Sports CorrespondentJAMMU, Nov 23: Displaying composure, promise and playing as a well-knit rather cohesive unit, the Jammu and Kashmir Under-25 team registered second consecutive victory in the ongoing Mens U-25 State A Trophy at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium Hyderabad, today. Earlier, Kerala won the toss […]

Unvaccinated man succumbs to virus in JammuExcelsior CorrespondentJAMMU/SRINAGAR/LEH, Nov 23: Two persons died of COVID-19 and 179 tested positive for the virus in Jammu and Kashmir while 22 new cases were reported in the Union Territory of Ladakh today. One COVID casualty and 30 cases were registered in Jammu division […]

SRINAGAR : People Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti has been put under house arrest on Tuesday, according to party leaders. They said Mufti was scheduled to visit families of the civilians, who were killed last week in a controversial encounter at Hyderpora in Srinagar that left four dead. “She […]

Hyderabad: The Central government has categorically stated that it would not purchase parboiled rice in Yasangi and it did not take any decision on the extent of paddy to be procured in Vanakalam in Telangana.With the Centre’s decision, the parboiled rice will fade into oblivion. Following directions from Chief Minister […]

E-Paper Bhubaneswar: India’s preparations for the 2024 Paris Olympics, and medals beyond, will begin here with the mega sporting spectacle — FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup — which is all set to kick-start Wednesday. With the senior men’s team…Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the winter session of the Odisha Assembly […]

Sofia: At least 45 people were killed in a bus accident in Bulgaria Tuesday, the official news agency BTA reported.Seven people with burns were saved and rushed to an emergency hospital in the capital, Xinhua news agency quoted the BTA report as saying.Among the victims were children.The accident took place […]

Most people do not know about crowdfunding, but those who have come to know about crowdfunding are getting more influenced by it and are getting familiar with it very well. There is some young company that is selling its service or product with it, only when it is economically and […]

Pic Credit: PTIChennai: Megastar Rajinikanth Tuesday called up fellow screen icon Kamal Haasan, who has been admitted to a private hospital after having tested positive for Covid-19, and enquired about his health.Sources close to Rajinikanth said that the star called up his close friend Kamal over phone to primarily know […]

Op PicNabarangpur: Constable Debendra Samarath from Karchamal village under Koshagumuda block in Nabarangpur district is a graduate and CT degree holder.Samarath later qualified to become a constable in the Excise Department of Nabarangpur and is currently posted at Kodinga.Interestingly, he has been taking out time out from his regular routine […]

New Delhi: India Test captain Virat Kohli is enjoying a short break with his family in Mumbai after skipping the three-match T20I series and the opening Test against New Zealand following five months of gruelling schedule.Kohli has begun training at the Cricket Club of India (CCI) in Mumbai to gear […]

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Kolkata: Left-arm spinner Axar Patel joked in a video chat with Harshal Patel that it looks like ‘Patels are winning everything’. The comment came after Harshal said that player of the match awards are shared between them.After Harshal won the Player of the Match award on debut for figures of […]

Hyderabad: Pooja Hegde is really living a life a lot of us dream of! The actor is busy with back-to-back projects across industries and now it seems she has landed a film with none other than the Shahenshah of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan.  Expressing her excitement, she shared a pic from the […]

Bhubaneswar: Carrying forward its industrialisation drive, the Odisha government Monday accorded in-principle approval to eight projects envisaging investment of around Rs 1,872.11 crore. The projects will also provide employment opportunities for 3,461 persons, government officials said.The approval was given at the State Level Single Window Clearance Authority (SLSWCA) meeting held […]

Excelsior CorrespondentJAMMU, Nov 22: Union Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways and Civil Aviation, General (Retired) V. K. Singh, today visited Jammu to review several mega projects being undertaken by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways. In this regard, he had a comprehensive meeting which was among […]

Khagaria: A bridegroom, who came to Khagaria in Bihar to marry another girl, was arrested for cheating his girlfriend in Dhanbad, Jharkhand, police said Monday.The Dhanbad police, with the help of the local Khagaria police, arrested the man on charges of sexual exploitation just a few hours before the wedding.A […]

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind Monday conferred the Gallantry awards, including two Kirti Chakras, one Vir Chakra and 10 Shaurya Chakras, for the year 2020.Kovind, who is the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, conferred awards to the personnel for displaying conspicuous gallantry, indomitable courage and extreme devotion to […]

Chinese Premier Xi JinpingBeijing: Chinese leader Xi Jinping said Monday his country will not seek dominance over Southeast Asia or bully its smaller neighbours. His comments assume significance because of the ongoing friction over the South China Sea. Xi Jinping made the remarks during a virtual conference with the members […]

JEE mains are important competitive exams that students aim to write to get into their dream college. These competitive exams are held every year for all class 12 students. Students can access the JEE main 2020 question paper with solutions to get a better understanding of this exam. Before the […]

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 22: The Jammu and Kashmir Electrical Engineering Graduates Association (JKEEGA) today called on Principal Secretary, PDD Rohit Kansal and apprised him of the issues of the engineering cadre. Led by Sachin Tickoo, general secretary along with Ashok Kumar Dubey, vice president, MP Singh, Provincial secretary, Rajeshwar […]

Hyderabad: A transgender woman died, allegedly by suicide, in her house in Meerpet on Monday.According to the police, the victim, identified as Swapna (25), had a love marriage with one Nishanth, an automobile mechanic four months ago. The couple initially lived happily but eventually started having arguments. Police said after […]

Wellington: New Zealand will move into the new Covid-19 traffic light system December 3, which provides the ability for businesses and events to re-open to vaccinated Kiwis, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday.All of New Zealand will move into the Covid-19 Protection Framework at 11.59 p.m. December 2, making […]

A number’s ‘place value’ refers to where it is located on the number’s face, whereas a number’s ‘face value’ refers to its actual value. With tens of hundreds or thousands of digits, there are several different numbering systems to choose from.The comparison of place value and face value is that […]

Chemistry is a significant part of our everyday life. We start the day with chemistry and end with the same. We can find chemistry in almost everything we see, touch, or do. Your approach towards chemistry can decide how interesting the subject can become.It’s not just about getting excellent grades […]

Class 6 Maths is an important subject for all class 6 students as it will help them to create a strong base foundation for further studies. Class 6 is the starting foundation for students looking forward to pursuing mathematics in their higher education. An issue noticed in students nowadays is […]

London: The UK will host a summit of G7 Foreign and Development Ministers next month in the city of Liverpool, the government announced in a statement.According to the statement issued late Sunday, Foreign Secretary Liz Truss will welcome counterparts from the US, France, Germany, Italy, Canada, Japan and the European […]

Physics is a branch of science and it is an important subject that is studied separately in higher classes. Students who take science in classes 11 and 12 have to study physics for the board exams as well as to compete for the entrance exams. Therefore, it is a must […]

Let us differentiate between Two-stroke and four-stroke engines as per their basic function. In two-stroke engines, a cycle is completed with two strokes of the piston. While in a four-stroke engine, a single process is completed in four strokes of the piston. The power production is done by two strokes of the piston […]

Washington: At least five people were killed and more than 40 others injured after a vehicle rammed into a crowd at an annual holiday parade in Waukesha, a city in the US state of Wisconsin, authorities said Monday.On its official Twitter handle, the City of Waukesha said: “At this time, […]

Adelaide, Nov 22: Indian T20 skipper Harmanpreet Kaur has been named in the Women’s Big Bash League’s official ‘Team of the Tournament’ after her stellar all-round performance for Melbourne Renegades this season. Kaur has shone bright with both bat and ball for the Renegades, scoring 399 runs with three half-centuries. […]

New Delhi: The Congress Monday accused the Centre of bypassing Parliament by issuing ordinances and not adopting select committees route to evolve consensus in the House before putting any bill for consideration.Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha M. Mallikarjun Kharge said that the Congress has been objecting to the practice […]

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday granted protection from arrest to former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh in cases against him in Maharashtra, and directed him to join the investigation.A bench headed by Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul said: “Wonder what will happen to a common man. Matter has become […]

Amaravati: In a major decision, the Andhra Pradesh government Monday repealed the law to create three state capitals announcing that it will revisit the issue in view of the opposition from a section of people and legal hurdles.Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy told the state Assembly that the decision […]

Representational PhotoNirakarpur: In an unfortunate incident Monday morning, as many as five forest officials including an Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF) were grievously injured after a tranquilised elephant regained consciousness and attacked them here in Khurda district, a source informed.According to the department source, the fatal mishap was reported from […]

New Delhi : Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday, citing a media report attacked the central government over alleged corruption in the transfer of money in Jan Dhan accounts. According to media reports, the State Bank of India had deducted a total amount of Rs 164 crore from Jan Dhan […]

Pic- PTIJaipur: Fifteen ministers – 11 cabinet and four ministers of state – were sworn in Sunday in Rajasthan, in a much-awaited expansion of the Ashok Gehlot ministry.Governor Kalraj Mishra administered the oath of office to the new ministers.Of them, five are believed to be from Congress leader and former […]

Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, who is currently directing the upcoming movie ‘Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani’, recently shared a candid video of actor Ranveer Singh, who is starring in the film.On Monday, KJo took to his Instagram handle and posted a video of the actor. In the clip, the […]

New Delhi: A minor girl was allegedly raped by a civil defence employee in the national capital, an official said here Sunday.Furnishing details about the incident, a senior official said a case under section 363 (kidnapping) of the Indian Penal Code was registered on the complaint of the parents of […]

Agartala: Amid growing violence and tension ahead of the November 25 civic polls in Tripura, police Sunday arrested West Bengal Trinamool Youth Congress President Saayoni Ghosh invoking five sections of the IPC including murder and provocation with intent to cause riot, police said.Trinamool Congress leaders accused BJP of continuously attacking […]

Mumbai: The ‘Weekend Ka Vaar’ episode of ‘Bigg Boss 15’ will see special guest Bharti Singh shaking a leg with host and superstar Salman Khan.Her husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa also joins them.Later, Salman interacted with John Abraham and his ‘Satyamev Jayate 2’ co-star Divya Khosla Kumar. He asked them to deliver […]

New Delhi: India Sunday completed a historic 3-0 clean sweep against New Zealand by recording an emphatic victory in the third and final T20I in Kolkata.Riding on a scintillating half century by Rohit Sharma (56, 31b, 5×4, 3×6) and some useful contributions from others, India score 184 for the loss […]

NEW DELHI, Nov 21: The BJP on Sunday made several new appointments in its national team, including elevating Vinod Tawde to the post of general secretary and designating Rituraj Sinha as its national secretary. The appointments come ahead of assembly elections in five states, including politically crucial Uttar Pradesh, Punjab […]

Hyderabad: With the political heat on the rise in State, several parties, apart from holding protests meetings and indulging in verbal duels are leaving no stone unturned to gain political mileage. Amidst this tussles, they are conducting training programmes for workers on a host of aspects and gearing them up […]

San Francisco: A report from the US National Park Service said wildfires state of California in the past 15 months killed or severely damaged thousands of mature giant sequoias, which led to a two-year death toll about a fifth of Earth’s largest trees.Two fires in the Sequoia National Park and […]

Pic Credit: somagnews.comSeoul: South Korean tech giant Samsung’s upcoming foldable smartphone — Galaxy Z Fold4 — might not feature a dedicated slot for the S Pen.According to GizmoChina, the phone will still support a stylus but users may need a back cover to hold the S Pen like the current […]

Excelsior CorrespondentJAMMU, Nov 20: Exhorting people, especially the youth, to develop passion for their mother tongue , BJP leader and former legislator Devender Singh Rana today said that death of one’s own language is like death of soul. “We must develop passion and deep love for our mother tongue and […]

PTI file photoBengaluru: Incessant rains have increased rates of vegetables in Karnataka, especially in Bengaluru where the price of tomato has almost touched Rs 100 per kg. Due to the rains, vegetables were not arriving in markets in sufficient quantities, which had led to the steep rise in the prices.The […]

Mumbai, Nov 21: Star cricketer Virat Kohli on Sunday morning treated his fans with an adorable picture with his wife and actor Anushka Sharma. In the Instagram photo, the couple can be seen making cute facial expressions while twinning in white T-shirts. For the caption, Virat chose to add a […]

Lucknow: A picture, it is said, speaks more than a thousand words and this one definitely does.The picture of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath walking side by side, with the Prime Minister’s arms behind the Chief Minister, speaks volumes about the relationship the two leaders […]

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok GehlotJaipur: All ministers of the Ashok Gehlot-led cabinet in Rajasthan have been made to resign Saturday evening by the Congress high command ahead of major cabinet reshuffle Sunday.A decision to this effect was taken in a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot.Meanwhile, the party MLAs […]

  Watch any classic Hindi movie , one would hardly find any scene, any sequence, any dialogue by the star actors and others without a lighted cigarette with all smoke around perhaps it was a projection of ”manhood” and a fashion and even rather to impress the would be consort […]

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Saturday sanctioned Rs 500 crore for repair and development of roads and sewage-related work in urban areas across the state.The chief minister directed that work be started immediately and completed before the next monsoon season.Several mishaps due to poor condition of the roads and […]

Pic- DAWNIslamabad: Pakistan’s judiciary and the Supreme Court Bar Association Saturday locked horns over allegations of interference in judicial matters by the country’s security institutions, with the Chief Justice of Lahore High Court vehemently saying that the judiciary in the country never takes dictation from other institutions.Addressing a gathering at […]

Losail: Lewis Hamilton and Max Vetstappen qualified 1-2 for the inaugural Qatar Grand Prix, setting up a showdown between the Formula One championship contenders at the very start of Sunday’s race.Hamilton won the 102nd pole of his career, fourth of the season and first since the Hungarian Grand Prix in […]

Srinagar: Newly appointed District Commander of proscribed terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) Mudasir Wagay was killed in Kulgam encounter Saturday, officials said.Jammu and Kashmir Police said, acting on a specific input regarding presence of terrorists in Ashmuji area of district Kulgam, a joint cordon and search operation was launched by […]

Bethesda, Nov 20: President Joe Biden remains “healthy” and “vigorous” and fit for duty, but is showing some signs of aging, his doctor said Friday after the oldest president in American history underwent his first routine physical in office and — in a history-making moment — briefly transferred power to […]

Pic- Naveen Patnaik/TwitterDenkanal/Angul: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Saturday launched the distribution of smart health cards under the Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana in Dhenkanal and Angul districts and inaugurated and laid the foundation stone of several developmental projects worth Rs 2,056 crore amidst protest by BJP workers alleging inaction in […]

Pic- APVienna: Thousands of protesters gathered in Vienna Saturday after the Austrian government announced a nationwide lockdown to contain the quickly rising coronavirus infections in the country.The far-right opposition Freedom Party was among those who have called for the protest and vowed to combat the new restrictions.Demonstrations against virus measures […]

Dr Sudershan KumarThe erstwhile State of Jammu and Kashmir with four provinces viz. Jammu, Kashmir, Ladakh and Gilgit Baltistan with area around 2.8 million square kilometers was founded by Maharaja Gulab Singh after signing treaty with the representatives of British East India Company at Amritsar on 16th March, 1846 after […]

WASHINGTON, Nov 20: US Congressman Andy Levin has welcomed the repeal of the three farm laws in India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced that the government has decided to repeal the three farm laws, which were at the centre of protests by farmers for the past year, and […]

Pic Credit: Siasat dailyIslamabad: Pakistan’s telecom regulator has lifted a ban on TikTok following assurances by the popular Chinese video-sharing platform that it would control “immoral and indecent” contents.The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) had banned it in July after complaints that it was uploading and disseminating immoral contents.“PTA has restored […]

Hyderabad: A man was stabbed, allegedly by his brother-in-law, over a family dispute at Gachibowli on Friday. The suspect, identified as Malla Reddy, was married to Jyothsna, both doctors by profession. The two, according to the police, were having frequent arguments, following which Jyothsna recently went to stay with her […]

Sydney: Former Australia cricketer Greg Chappell is expecting pacer Pat Cummins to be announced as the next Test captain of Australia. He added that apart from being the captain, Cummins will also have to take up responsibility of rebuilding faith in the job as well as in Australian cricket.Chappell’s comments […]

Guwahati: A moderate quake, measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale, occurred in Assam’s main city of Guwahati and adjoining areas Saturday but no loss of life and damage to property has been reported so far.The National Centre for Seismology (NCS) said that the tremors were also felt in Kamrup (Metro) […]

Srinagar: One terrorist was killed in an ongoing encounter with the security forces in the Ashmuji area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district Saturday, officials said.“One unidentified terrorist killed. Operation going on,” police said.The gunfight took place after a joint team of the police and the army cordoned off the area […]

Seoul: ‘Dynamite’, the music video for K-pop superband BTS, has crossed 1.3 billion views on YouTube. The video for the megahit single was released in 2020 and it reached the milestone late on Friday night, reports Yonhap quoting Big Hit Music, the agency that represents BTS.It became the seven-member group’s […]

Washington: The US strengthening its alliances with South Korea and other countries is causing China “heartburn,” National Security Council Coordinator for the Indo-Pacific, Kurt Campbell said. His remarks came Friday after US President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping held their first summit Monday.“I think it would be fair […]

Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik (left) and Sameer WankhedeMumbai: Maharashtra Cabinet Minister Nawab Malik claimed Friday that NCB officer Sameer Wankhede owns a permit room and bar in Vashi in Navi Mumbai. Nawab Malik said the licence for the bar was obtained in 1997 when he was a minor, and this […]

 I t could have not been anything but a surprise gift to farmers on the eve of the Guruparab, the Prakash Ustav of Guru Nanak Dev Ji to announce by Prime Minister Narendra Modi about repealing of the three Farm Laws otherwise bestowed with changing the face of Indian agriculture. […]

Amaravati: At least 12 people were killed and 18 others went missing after three buses of Andhra Pradesh Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) were stuck in floods triggered by heavy rains in Kadapa district Friday.Rescue workers pulled out 12 bodies and were searching for the missing people in Rajampet area. The […]

Taipei: Taiwanese chip manufacturer is reportedly planning to launch its ARM-based chips for Windows-powered computers in a few years.For those unaware, MediaTek already has a presence in the segment of computers. It offers low-end and entry-level chips for Chromebooks“Apple has shown the world that it can be done. The Wintel partnership […]

Ranchi: New Zealand after being put in scored 153 for 6 wickets in the second T20 International against India here Friday. Riding on Martin Guptill’s (31, 15b, 3×4, 2×6) knock, New Zealand got off to a flying start scoring 48 in 4.2 overs.In the process Guptill also became the highest […]

New Delhi: The three laws that Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced to repeal Friday are — Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020, Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020 and Essential Commodities (Amendment) Bill 2020.Following is the timeline since they […]

San Francisco: The US government has seized approximately $56 million worth of cryptocurrency — the largest ever in the country — from a self-described “number one promoter” of BitConnect, a cryptocurrency.The US Department of Justice intends to sell the coins and use the proceeds to reimburse victims.According to court documents, […]

Ranchi, Nov 19:  India produced a decent bowling effort to restrict New Zealand to a modest 153 for six in the second T20 International of the three-match series, here on Friday. Opting to bowl, Harshal Patel shone bright with figures of 2 for 25, while veteran off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin (1/19), Axar […]

PTI file photoNew Delhi: Some hailed the Union government’s decision of repealing the farm laws as a ‘victory’ of farmers. However, others called it a ‘slap’ on reforms. The divided reactions of people over Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement Friday regarding the farm laws came fast and thick on Twitter.Be […]

New Delhi: The Chinese military is now at or near the capability to invade Taiwan, according to a US Congressional report, the Daily Mail reported.“The People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has already achieved the capabilities needed to conduct an air and naval blockade, cyberattacks, and missile strikes against Taiwan,” according to […]

Washington: More than 100,000 Americans have died from drug overdoses in the yearlong period ending in April amid the raging Covid-19 pandemic, a media report said citing provisional figures from the National Center for Health Statistics.It is for the first time the number of overdose deaths in the US has […]

Pic Credit: Global TimesBangkok: Thai Deputy Prime Minister Don Pramudwinai has unveiled a new logo for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) group in 2022, further emphasising the theme of “Open. Connect. Balance”.Attending the launch event together with Prime Minister’s Office Minister Anucha Nakasai, Don, who is also the Foreign Minister, […]

Hyderabad: With only 50 days ahead of the movie’s release, the makers of ‘RRR’ shared the memories related to the beginning of the magnum opus.It’s been four years since the ‘Baahubali’ director S.S. Rajamouli posted the picture, leaving room for much speculation. Telugu movie folks went gaga over the hint, […]

Kolkata: After Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that the Centre has decided to repeal the three controversial farm laws, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday congratulated the farmers on their huge victory.Taking to Twitter, she said: “My heartfelt congratulations to every single farmer who fought relentlessly and were not […]

File PhotoBhubaneswar: Odisha government Thursday ordered compulsory retirement of OPHWC’s tainted deputy manager Pratap Kumar Samal, a few days after his arrest over disproportionate assets charge.Samal was arrested by Vigilance November 10 for allegedly possessing assets worth Rs 14.87 crore. Later, the anti-corruption wing took him on a two-day remand […]

Athletics Meet concludes at GCW Gandhi NagarExcelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU/UDHAMPUR, Nov 18: Zone Dansal shined in Athletics Meet by winning maximum Gold medals in All Age Group (AAG) girls category, organised by the Department of Youth Services & Sports (DYSS), Jammu district at Government Women College Gandhi Nagar, here today. […]

Representational imageJajpur: Beneficiaries of old-age and other pension schemes are being subjected to harassment by block administration officials in Jajpur district, locals have alleged.The matter came to fore after Joint Secretary of Social Security And Empowerment Of Persons With Disabilities (SSEPD) Department Deepak Routray directed the Jajpur Collector November 16 […]

New Delhi, Nov 19: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation at 9 am today, tweeted his office. “Today is the Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji. Today PM will inaugurate key schemes relating to irrigation in Mahoba, Uttar Pradesh. Then, he will go to Jhansi for the […]

New Delhi: The Bharatiyan Kisan Union ‘s (BKU) Ugrahan faction on Friday welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement to repeal the three contentious farm laws.In his address to the nation on the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti, Modi said the three farm laws will be repealed in the coming Winter […]

Representational PhotoMalkangiri: A couple allegedly in a romantic relationship died by suicide after consuming poison at Singarajkonda village under Sadar block in Malkangiri district Thursday.The matter came to the fore after villagers spotted their bodies lying on a farmland in the village. On being informed, officials of Model Police Station […]

Mumbai: The rupee erased most of its initial gains to settle 4 paise higher at 74.24 (provisional) against the US dollar Thursday, as some pullback in crude oil prices and a weak greenback in the overseas market supported the local unit.However, a massive sell-off in the domestic equity market restricted […]

Pic- DAWNLahore: Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) chief Saad Hussain Rizvi was Thursday released from jail, weeks after Prime Minister Imran Khan-led government entered into a ‘secret agreement’ with the radical Islamist party which was involved in recent deadly clashes with the police.Rizvi, who was languishing at Kot Lakhpat jail since his […]

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has decided to set up three new eco-tourist spots in the state and employ a community-based management (CBM) approach to operate them, as it has been successful in generating income for tribal families, an official release said Thursday.Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mohapatra, during a virtual meeting, […]

SRINAGAR, Nov 18: The District Magistrate, Srinagar today ordered magisterial inquiry into the encounter at Hyderpora, Srinagar. An order in this regard has been issued by the District Magistrate, Srinagar here vide No. DMS/Jud/Inquiry/2838-2845/2021 dated 18 November, 2021. The Additional District Magistrate, Srinagar, Khurshid Ahmad Shah has been nominated as […]

Representational imageKendrapara: A three-member panel of the Assam government has visited a cyclone-prone area in Kendrapara district to get first-hand information about ways to deal with natural disasters.Odisha which was affected by several natural calamities, especially cyclones, is a role model in the country for its excellent disaster management techniques, […]

From office amenities to accessible entrances and space, there are several factors you might want to consider before requesting a commercial conveyancing quote and buying or leasing an office space.Now that society is slowly starting to return to normal after the COVID-19 pandemic, coworking spaces are increasing in popularity once […]

BKU leader Rakesh Tikait PTI file photoBerhampur: A kishan mahapanchayat, an assembly of farmers and farmer leaders will be held in Berhampur December 6 demanding withdrawal of newly constituted farm bills.Farmer leaders Rakesh Tikait and senior leaders of Samyukt Kisan Morcha will attend the mahapanchayat and put forth their demands […]

No one enjoys being stressed out due to financial trouble. Not being financially stable can be so stressful that it is said to cut down years from your lifespan. If you are looking for financial freedom but do not know how or where to begin then you should consider investing.When […]

When COVID19 hit the world, it was nothing less than a catastrophe. Millions lost their jobs and loved ones in a single tide. But, as we say, when life gives you a lemon, make a lemonade.FactAccording to Worldpay FIS’s Global Payments Report (2021), India’s e-commerce industry will grow 84% to […]

NCP Minister Nawab MalikMumbai: In the ongoing war between political super-snoop versus narcotics super-sleuth, Maharashtra Minister Nawab Malik Thursday said that NCB Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede’s School Leaving Certificates (SLC) show him to be a ‘Muslim’.In the crusade questioning as to how the NCB officer had allegedly produced a fake […]

Los Angeles: Rapper Young Dolph, popularly known for his 2020 album ‘Rich Slave’, died in a shooting in Memphis aged 36.“All of us at APA are shocked and deeply saddened by the sudden and tragic loss of our dear friend and client, Young Dolph,” an APA representative said in a […]

Manushi ChhillarNew Delhi: Former beauty queen and debutante Manushi Chhillar, who is all set to play princess Sanyogita in the Akshay Kumar-starrer Prithviraj, is ecstatic that the teaser of the upcoming film dropped in November, which she considers her luckiest month.Manushi said: “November has always been my lucky month. So, […]

Turin: Novak Djokovic advanced to the semifinals of the ATP Finals by beating Andrey Rublev 6-3, 6-2. The top-ranked Djokovic is attempting to match Roger Federer’s record of six titles at the season-ending event for the top eight players in the world. Djokovic was again almost perfect on his serve, […]

New Delhi: In India, the most popular password is “password” and not “123456” as has been widely speculated. Interestingly, Japan is the only other country that had the same top password as India, new research showed Thursday.Other common passwords people use in India are “iloveyou”, “krishna”, “sairam” and “omsairam”, among […]

San Francisco: Meta-owned photo-sharing platform Instagram is reportedly shutting down its standalone messaging app, Threads, by the end of this year.According to TechCrunch, Instagram is planning to alert its existing Threads users with an in-app notice beginning November 23, which will direct them to return to Instagram to message their […]

Ankara: Turkey and the US have agreed to continue talks on Ankara’s demand to acquire F-16 fighter jets after a meeting between the two sides was conducted in a “positive and constructive atmosphere”, the Defence Ministry here said.During the meeting in Washington Wednesday, delegations from the two sides exchanged views […]

Chennai: Calling urgent attention to the pitiable condition of male calves in the dairy sector, People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has urged people across India to shun dairy and dairy products.A message by PETA, “Male calves are discarded like trash because they can’t produce milk. Go vegan”, is […]

Bali (Indonesia): India’s PV Sindhu reached the women’s singles quarter-finals of the 2021 Indonesia Masters badminton tournament, beating Spain’s Clara Azurmendi in three sets here Thursday.Sindhu, the 26-year-old two-time medallist at the Olympic Games and a World Champion, lost the first game but powered back to win the next two […]

Representational image Srinagar: A second encounter has started between terrorists and security forces at Gopalpora area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district Wednesday, officials said.“Encounter has started at Gopalpora area of Kulgam. Police and security forces are on the job,” a statement said.The firefight between terrorists and security forces took place […]

Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan who was airlifted here Wednesday from Vijayawada for treatment, has been diagnosed with Covid-19.He had been indisposed Tuesday following his recent visit to Delhi.Brought to Hyderabad by special aircraft, Harichandan, 87, was admitted to a corporate hospital in the city on Wednesday. On […]

Excelsior CorrespondentKARGIL, Nov 17:Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today criticized the Apex Body and Kargil Democratic Alliance (KDA) for misleading the people of Ladakh region for their vested interests.Click here to watch video Talking to reporters here, Hassan Pasha, media incharge BJP outrightly rejected the allegations of the leaders of Apex […]

Excelsior CorrespondentLEH, Nov 17: Additional Secretary/Finance Advisor, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India (GoI) convened a meeting to review the preparation of the accounts of the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Councils (LAHDCs) of both Leh and Kargil district pending for the last 25 years, in the presence of […]

Pic Credit: The Indian ExpressBhubaneswar: A man from Odisha working in Chennai recently returned a lost iPhone worth over Rs 1 lakh to its owner in a remarkable act of humanity that drew appreciation from all corners.Suryakant Biswal from Madhupur village in Bhadrak district’s Chandabali block discovered the device on […]

Pic Credit: cricket365.comDubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday announced the appointment of a working group to review cricketing activities in Afghanistan and the status of the Afghanistan Cricket Board in light of the recent governmental changes in the country. The group comprises ICC Deputy Chairman Imran Khawaja, who will […]

Representational imageBerhampur: The carcass of a four-year-old elephant was found in Ganjam district Wednesday, a forest officer said.Forest personnel spotted the carcass during patrolling in the paddy fields near Panada in Digapahandi forest range in the morning.Forest officers suspect that the pachyderm might have died due to the infighting in […]

Representative pic Kunduz: The Afghan Taliban have reportedly arrested a man for selling at least 130 women after luring them into promises of marrying into money.“The man has been arrested from northern Jawzian province by the Taliban provincial police,” said Damullah Seraj, the Taliban provincial police chief.Police officials revealed that […]

New Delhi: IPS officers Vidya Jayant Kulkarni, Ghanshyam Upadhyay and Nawal Bajaj have been transferred to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Wednesday, an official notification said.The Appointment Committee of the Cabinet under the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pension approved the posting of IPS Vidya Jayant Kulkarni of […]

New Delhi, Nov 17: Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla on Wednesday reviewed the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of several encounters and civilian killings, officials said. Top officials of the Jammu and Kashmir Police, Central Reserve Police Force and Border Security Force attended the meeting that […]

Hyderabad: Nagarjuna Akkineni and his son Naga Chaitanya Akkineni are all set to share the screen together again in the upcoming movie Bangarraju.Billed as the sequel to Nagarjuna’s blockbuster movie Soggade Chinni Nayana, the movie is directed by Kalyan Krishna.Senior actress Ramya Krishna is to appear in the female lead […]

New Delhi: Pakistan will be providing professional training to Afghanistan’s aviation staff in areas of security, traffic controlling, firefighting, air forecast, and airport management, Khaama Press reported.A statement by the Afghan embassy in Pakistan said that the bilateral agreement in this regard was reached during the visit of Afghanistan’s foreign […]

Dunedin: Former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum reckons Tim Southee, the stand-in captain for the T20I series against India, has got great leadership qualities. He added that Southee has a warm personality and got the ability to work with the players, who in turn respect his leadership and cricketing mind.Southee […]

Web accessibility attorney refers to balancing the design, coding, managing teams, and doing UX testing learning projects. It is great if you hire a web accessibility project. If you hire a web accessibility agency it may relieve you from the stresses. There are many things that one has to consider […]

 We, very often, through these columns, stress upon the importance of taking decisions and taking them regularly and timely. There has been considered view of academic experts that any delay in or lack of decision making capacity leads even to economic under development. Analysing in broader perspective, it holds good […]

Photo courtesy: dailynews.lkSrinagar: Two CRPF personnel and two civilians were injured after terrorists lobbed a grenade at Palhalan chowk in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district Wednesday, officials said.According to details, the terrorists lobbed a grenade on a CRPF party in which two personnel and two civilians received minor injuries. The injured […]

London: English cricketer Azeem Rafiq has recounted the ‘institutionally racist’ English cricket culture before the parliamentary committee room during his nearly decade-long stay at county side Yorkshire between 2008 and 2018.The off-spinner, who moved from Pakistan to the UK in 2001 and played a total of 39 First-Class games taking […]

Sydney: Australian astronomers and space engineers are seeking to use a space telescope capable of discovering new planets in Earth’s “nearest neighbour”, Alpha Centauri.In unveiling the project Wednesday, Professor Peter Tuthill from the Sydney Institute for Astronomy at the University of Sydney said the telescope would open a “new window […]