• Coronavirus: Delhi's deadliest month 02 Dec 2020 00:54 India has the second highest number of Covid cases in the world. November was the deadliest month for the capital Delhi, which has been struggling to contain the virus, with more than 100 deaths on some days. The death toll has overwhelmed the Indian …
  • Delhi: Dentist held for ‘running over’ woman in Saket last month 01 Dec 2020 20:50 According to police, during questioning, the accused told them he had stopped visiting the clinic since the incident. (Representational)A South-Delhi based dentist has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run case last month, where he allegedly ran …
  • Injured Kagiso Rabada ruled out of England ODIs, South Africa wants pacer to be ready for Sri Lanka Tests 01 Dec 2020 19:15 Kagiso Rabada has been ruled out of the upcoming ODI series against England with a right abductor strain, South Africa officials said on Tuesday. Rabada played the first two T20Is of the ongoing three-match series against the visitors but did not feature …
  • Woman killed in hit-and-run case: Delhi Police arrest 42-year-old dentist 01 Dec 2020 09:13 The incident took place on the night of November 17. (Express Photo/File)Days after a woman was killed in a hit-and-run case in South Delhi’s Lado Sarai, the Delhi Police Tuesday arrested a 42-year-old dentist in connection with the incident. The …
  • South Africa vs England: Hoping to continue IPL's momentum for national team, says Kagiso Rabada 01 Dec 2020 07:47 South Africa pace spearhead Kagiso Rabada had an exceptional outing for Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 as he won the Purple Cap and he hopes to repeat it for the national team in the series vs England. Kagiso Rabada picked up 30 …
  • Delhi Crime was emotionally draining to act in: Actor Shefali Shah on TV show's Emmy win 01 Dec 2020 06:38 Express News Service "Absolutely!" exclaims Shefali Shah, grinning cheerfully like it’s her debut movie or first award. In one way, it really is: Delhi Crime, her phenomenal OTT debut as a steely IPS officer investigating the 2012 Delhi gang-rape …
  • Ship owned by SCI arrested in South Africa 01 Dec 2020 04:59 New Delhi: A vessel owned by the Shipping Corporation of India has been arrested in South Africa on the orders of a Durban court in connection with a commercial dispute involving the operator and one of its creditors, according to people aware of the …
  • Three men stage road rage event to rob Fortuner in Vasant Kunj 01 Dec 2020 04:50 Picture used for representational purpose onlyNEW DELHI: The driver of a businessman was kidnapped and robbed by three men who pretended to be angry at their car being brushed by the former in south Delhi’s Vasant Kunj on Friday evening. The driver, in the …
  • Fruit and Milk stalls soon in the South Delhi Parks 01 Dec 2020 03:15 Share0 Parks maintained under the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) will soon have stalls selling fruit, milk and basic confectionary items, as per a proposal passed by the corporation’s standing committee. The proposal aims to boost revenue of the …
  • Assam Police arrests JEE proxy candidate from Delhi 01 Dec 2020 01:44 Written by Abhishek Saha | Guwahati | December 1, 2020 4:51:01 am Pradip Kumar, a graduate from Delhi College of Engineering, was arrested Saturday from the Ber Sarai area of southwest Delhi.AFTER A month-long investigation, a 34-year-old engineering …
  • For non-PDS card holders in Delhi, pandemic hit much harder 01 Dec 2020 01:29 The Delhi government had in April and May issued around 54 lakh e-coupons for non-ration card holders, out of which around 30 lakh people were given 4 kg wheat and 1 kg rice each.A13-year-old pushed into garbage collection, a domestic help struggling to …
  • Huge traffic snarls at Delhi-Gurugram border amid farmers' protest 30 Nov 2020 13:43 Heavy traffic was seen at Delhi-Gurugram border in view of farmers protest on November 30. Police personnel are overseeing the border area. DCP South-West, Ingit Pratap Singh said, "We haven’t received any inputs on farmers coming here. We are taking …
  • Homebuyers move into rentals to rethink posh NCR buys 30 Nov 2020 13:29 Buyers of luxury properties in South Delhi, Lutyens zone and Gurugram are now moving to a rental accommodation in the area of their liking before making a decision on the purchase as Covid-19 pandemic has made homebuyers more sensitive to lifestyle, …
  • CISF jawan saves life of Delhi Metro passenger by performing CPR 30 Nov 2020 11:54 By PTI NEW DELHI: A CISF constable saved the life of a man who fell unconscious at a Delhi Metro station in south Delhi by performing CPR medical procedure on him, officials said on Monday. The Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is an emergency lifesaving …
  • Unreal estate 30 Nov 2020 10:53 Give or take a billion or two, it's been some 14 billion years in the making. Around about then, a singularity a point as much smaller than the full stop at the end of that last sentence is, in turn, compared with the Earth exploded outwards like a …
  • Amit Shah, Narendra Singh Tomar hold talks as farmers threaten to gherao Delhi 30 Nov 2020 08:36 Image Source : PTI Police stand guard near a barricade as farmers protest at Singhu border during their Delhi Chalo march against the Centres farm reform laws Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar met Home Minister Amit Shah for the second time …
  • K C Singh | New Delhi tries to reset its ties with neighbours 30 Nov 2020 04:56 Multiple events with geopolitical impact are compelling diplomats to scurry for meetings The six months of lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic followed by a gradual reopening of international travel has seen diplomacy transition from virtual meetings on …
  • Coronavirus | Stricter enforcing of guidelines forces weddings in Delhi to become smaller 29 Nov 2020 23:06 The sudden and stricter enforcement of COVID-19 guidelines has forced a host of people to adapt and adjust. With the downsizing of marriages, many are forced to apologise to relatives for retracting invites while traders have to restrict the entry of …
  • Delhi: 3 men held for breaking into govt flat, targeted doc last month 29 Nov 2020 22:03 A senior officer said the trio had also targeted the house of a doctor from Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) Hospital on Shahjahan Road last month. Representational image)Three men were arrested for allegedly breaking into a vacant government flat in Tilak Marg …
  • South Delhi parks to soon have milk, fruits kiosks 29 Nov 2020 22:02 "This will also help in times of Covid and people who do not want to travel unnecessarily can collect their vegetables and fruits when they come for exercise," said a senior official.Parks in South Delhi will soon have small shops or kiosks …
  • England beat South Africa in second men's T20 – as it happened 29 Nov 2020 19:14 11.33am EST 11:33 Chris Jordan is talking, now England’s joint-leading IT20 wicket taker. “We got a lot of things right in the bowling department. More or less chatting every single ball to each other in the bowling department. [Making improvements] I …
  • Twist in the tail: Tiring of lockdown pals, owners abandon their pets 28 Nov 2020 23:50 Juli a dog for adoption at Sanjay Gandh animal care centre at Raja Garden on Tuesday___________ TARUN RAWATNew Delhi: Finding it hard to cope with the Covid-19 pandemic and bored of being confined to their home, a couple in Kalkaji purchased a puppy in …
  • Delhi: 3 office buildings to come up at IGNCA plot 28 Nov 2020 22:07 Written by Ananya Tiwari | New Delhi | November 29, 2020 3:07:59 am Under the new plan, the IGNCA will be shifted to another location, while the National Museum will move to North and South Block, which is a high-security area and so intimidating.Three …
  • South Korea continues to experience s... 28 Nov 2020 07:30 South Korea has reported more than 500 new coronavirus cases for the third straight day, with the speed of viral spread unseen since the worst wave of the outbreak in spring. The 504 cases reported by the Korea Disease Control and Prevention on Saturday …
  • Mirras Coffee to expand retail business to South this year 27 Nov 2020 12:25 Coimbatore: Mirras Coffee, a filter coffee producer, plans to expand its retail business across South this fiscal and North by the next financial year, a top official of the company said on Friday. The Mirra Group of Companies was marketing filter coffee …
  • Asia Today- South Korea cases stay above 500 for 2nd day - Big Rapids Pioneer 27 Nov 2020 10:50 Updated 12:42 am EST, Friday, November 27, 2020 High school students and staff wait in line to receive the coronavirus tests at a makeshift clinic set up on a playground of a school in Sejong, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 27, 2020. South Korea's daily …
  • Commuters face harrowing time due to traffic snarls as farmers protest continues in Delhi 27 Nov 2020 04:59 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Office-Goers and the commuters travelling to and from Delhi to NCR cities like Noida, Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Gurugram, Bahadurgarh and other areas had a harrowing day on Thursday due to massive traffic jams caused due to …
  • ‘Corporation move to levy conversion charges from Delhi markets illegal’ 27 Nov 2020 04:59 Saurabh BharadwajNEW DELHI: Aam Aadmi Party chief spokesperson Saurabh Bharadwaj on Thursday claimed that even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced waiver of conversion charges of 100 markets in Delhi, the BJP-led municipal corporation was …
  • Indian Medical Association says Covid trend decreasing in South India 27 Nov 2020 04:56 Hyderabad: A positive trend of decreasing new Covid-19 cases is being observed in southern states, which is indicative of well-planned activities and systematic control of cases, an analysis by Indian Medical Association (IMA) has shown. The daily rise in …
  • 'You cannot board metro from NCR towards Delhi' 27 Nov 2020 01:33 A Delhi Metro trainNEW DELHI: With Metro services from NCR to the capital stopped just before the state borders because of the farmers’ march, many Delhiites found it tough to reach office and instead worked from home on Thursday. Friday won’t be any …
  • How a peepal tree in Delhi’s Asiad Village got the PMO involved 27 Nov 2020 00:00 New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) What would you do if you buy a flat worth Rs 6-7 cr of market value in one of the prime real estate markets of Delhi, but end up having a peepal tree hollowing its foundation? What would you do if that humble tree is weakening your …
  • Air pollution rising faster in south than in Gangetic India, finds study 26 Nov 2020 23:45 Written by Esha Roy | New Delhi | November 27, 2020 3:08:48 am The study also found that 436 cities/towns with a population of more than 1 lakh in 2019 exceeded National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) of 40 micrograms per metric cube (μg/m3). …
  • SA Vs ENG: South Africa, England Stars Set For Mouth-watering T20 Series After IPL Heroics 26 Nov 2020 22:31 Eoin Morgan is unsure of England's best side ahead of the Twenty20 International series against South Africa with the luxury of having such strength in depth. (More Cricket News) The tourists and the Proteas start at three-match T20 series at Newlands …
  • Delhi: Water supply may be affected today 26 Nov 2020 20:46 A spike in ammonia levels in the Yamuna could affect water supply in parts of the capital Friday. (Representational image)A spike in ammonia levels in the Yamuna could affect water supply in parts of the capital Friday, including Central, South and New …
  • Delhi: 5-day door-to-door survey finds only 13,500 of 57 lakh symptomatic 26 Nov 2020 17:45 Image Source : FILE PHOTO/GOOGLE Delhi: 5-day door-to-door survey finds only 13,500 of 57 lakh symptomatic The Arvind Delhi government in Delhi has completed a door-to-door survey of over 57 lakh people. The survey found only 13,516 Covid symptomatic …
  • Doorstep survey throws up 1,178 COVID-19 cases in Delhi's containment zones, densely populated area 26 Nov 2020 09:31 New Delhi: A door-to-door survey conducted under the instruction of the Centre to identify and isolate COVID-19 infected people in Delhi's containment zones and densely populated pockets threw up 1,178 positive cases with a positivity rate of 6.4 per …
  • Vietnam’s ASEAN Presidency marked by sustained focus on rule of law in South China Sea 26 Nov 2020 05:54 NEW DELHI: Vietnam, an emerging power in the Indo-Pacific region, came out with flying colours as it hosted a series of ASEAN related summits and East Asia Summit notwithstanding constraints. The Vietnam Presidency laid a roadmap for ASEAN’s future in the …
  • Delhi's highest multi-level automatic parking comes up at Green Park Metro Station 26 Nov 2020 05:00 By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  The state-of-the-art 17-storyed multi-level automatic parking at Green Park Metro station was inaugurated on Wednesday. The first-of-its-kind facility in the national capital comprises four 39.5 metre high towers, where …
  • News24.com | Pace, spin likely key in South Africa-England T20 series 25 Nov 2020 21:38 Anrich Nortje and Kagiso Rabada (Gallo) Fast bowlers and spinners could play a significant role in a three-match Twenty20 series between South Africa and England, starting at Newlands in Cape Town on Friday. South Africa's Kagiso Rabada and Anrich …
  • Delhi rattled by our decision to contest polls: Mehbooba Mufti 25 Nov 2020 20:09 Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti visited a detained District Development Council (DDC) candidate in south Kashmir on Wednesday, and said the naming of National Conference (NC) president Dr. Farooq Abdullah in the Roshni Scheme showed …
  • Delhi gets fully automated stack parking 25 Nov 2020 17:59 File photo used for representational purpose NEW DELHI: Delhi's 'first' fully automated stack parking with a capacity of 136 vehicles was inaugurated by Union minister RK Singh and Lt governor Anil Baijal near the Green Park Metro station on …
  • Asia Today: 60 new army recruits infected in South Korea 25 Nov 2020 12:27 Nov. 25, 2020Updated: Nov. 25, 2020 6:17 a.m. SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says 60 new army recruits at a boot camp have tested positive for the coronavirus in the military’s largest outbreak. The Defense Ministry said Wednesday they were …
  • Pakistan gives UN a dossier on India, New Delhi dubs it ‘lies’ 25 Nov 2020 05:59 Pakistan gave UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres a dossier on Tuesday accusing India of stoking “terrorism” in Pakistan, a day after India provided a dossier to some UN Security Council (UNSC) members accusing fighters from Pakistan of attempting an …
  • Delhi: Corporations’ teams to watch weekly markets 25 Nov 2020 04:06 File photoNEW DELHI: To regulate the crowd and encroachments at weekly markets, the municipal corporations have formed teams in each zone for random inspections. Besides ensuring social distancing and challaning defaulters, some teams are also making …
  • Netflix Series 'Delhi Crime' Based on Brutal Nirbhaya Gang Rape Bags Best Drama Emmy 24 Nov 2020 13:34 India 07:48 GMT 24.11.2020Get short URL During a visit to India in December 2019, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings expressed his appreciation for the kind of original content the country produces for the platform. At the time, Hastings revealed that Indian shows …
  • 'India Made 2,700 Ceasefire Violations', Pakistan Tells UNSC as Delhi Talks Nagrota Terror Attack 24 Nov 2020 13:30 India 13:12 GMT 24.11.2020Get short URL Islamabad’s accusation against New Delhi on Monday came hours after India’s Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla briefed foreign envoys, including from the P-5 countries, and accused Pakistan of playing a role in …
  • No coercive action will be taken against slum dwellers along railway tracks in Delhi: Govt to SC 24 Nov 2020 13:21 New Delhi: The Centre Tuesday told the Supreme Court that deliberations on the issue related to removal of around 48,000 slum dwellings along the railway tracks in Delhi were going on and no coercive action would be taken against them. A bench headed by …
  • ‘Delhi Crime’ wins best drama at International Emmy Awards 2020 24 Nov 2020 10:14 “Delhi Crime”, a Netflix series based on the 2012 gang rape and murder case of "Nirbhaya" in the Indian capital, has become the first Indian show to be awarded at the International Emmy Awards. The web series won the best drama category in a …
  • Delhi: Door-to-door survey at hotspots 50% complete 24 Nov 2020 05:07 A team of ASHA workers and government teachers check temperature and oxygen level of people during a 5-day door-to-door surveyNEW DELHI: The massive door-to-door survey of nearly 58 lakh people living in Covid-19 hotspots, which was started by the district …
  • IAS officer Brij Mohan Mishra appointed secretary of New Delhi Municipal Council 24 Nov 2020 03:47 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Brij Mohan Mishra, a 2008-batch IAS officer of AGMUT cadre, assumed charge as secretary of the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) on Monday. Mishra succeeded Amit Singla who had been transferred as secretary (health & …
  • Opinion: An equation to restore river basins in South Asia 24 Nov 2020 02:44 A few decades ago, we were able to swim in our local streams, drink river water, participate in rituals along riverbanks and travel by boat. But these pleasant recollections are now just distant memories. Rivers in Asia are in a dire state. While pollution …
  • Delhi: Radar to predict how much rain is likely in your area 24 Nov 2020 00:42 New Delhi: An experimental radar-based rainfall estimating system has been developed by India Meteorological Department (IMD) to not only alert people about the possibility of rain in their area, but also predict the amount of rainfall in a particular …
  • Felling of trees for south Delhi colony: HC seeks govts' reply 24 Nov 2020 00:42
  • Temperature dips in north India; 3 states in south brace for severe cyclone 23 Nov 2020 17:58 New Delhi: A large part of the plains in Kashmir experienced the season's first snowfall on Monday as the mercury dipped in most parts of northern India, with Delhi coming under the grip of a cold wave where minimum temperature dropped to 6.3 degrees …
  • News24.com | Rabada reveals 'bizarre' South African training regime 23 Nov 2020 17:48 Tabraiz Shamsi and Kagiso Rabada Fast bowler Kagiso Rabada revealed on Monday that the South African cricket team are training in two groups to minimise the risk of further Covid-19 infections ahead of their series against England. Two members of the South …
  • Kagiso Rabada reveals South Africa's training strategy amid pandemic scare 23 Nov 2020 15:29 By AFP CAPE TOWN: Fast bowler Kagiso Rabada revealed on Monday that the South African cricket team are training in two groups to minimise the risk of further Covid-19 infections ahead of their series against England. Two members of the South African squad …
  • Rabada reiterates BLM support while South Africa team opt not to take knee 23 Nov 2020 13:13 Kagiso Rabada has said he will always look to promote the Black Lives Matter message following South Africa’s “team decision” not to take a knee before the upcoming series against England. The three-match Twenty20 international series that begins on Friday …
  • Asia Today: South Korea capital announces new virus controls 23 Nov 2020 08:14 Updated 3:00 am EST, Monday, November 23, 2020 A man wearing a face mask walks by a banner showing precautions against the coronavirus in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Nov. 23, 2020. A man wearing a face mask walks by a banner showing precautions against the …
  • South Korea capital announces new virus controls 23 Nov 2020 08:05 Nov. 22, 2020Updated: Nov. 23, 2020 12 a.m. SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Authorities in the South Korean capital on Monday announced a tightening of social distancing regulations, including shutting nightclubs, limiting service hours at restaurants and …
  • Capital crisis: Delhi's COVID-19 situation worsened due to perjury by public functionaries 23 Nov 2020 07:58 Express News Service As the country battles unprecedented rise in Covid-19 cases, a report submitted by a parliamentary panel has pointed that absence of adequate beds in government hospitals and absence of specific guidelines for Covid treatment resulted …
  • Coronavirus India Live Updates: SC seeks status report from Delhi, Gujarat, Maharashtra and Assam 23 Nov 2020 07:30 A team checks temperature during door-to-door Covid-19 survey in New Delhi on Saturday. (Express photo by Praveen Khanna)Coronavirus India Live Updates: The Supreme Court on Monday sought a status report from Delhi, Gujarat, Maharashtra, and Assam on steps …
  • COVID-19 crisis in Delhi due to perjury by public functionaries 23 Nov 2020 04:00 Express News Service As the country battles unprecedented rise in Covid-19 cases, a report submitted by a parliamentary panel has pointed that absence of adequate beds in government hospitals and absence of specific guidelines for Covid treatment resulted …
  • Covid-19: Night curfews, restrictions back in some north, central states; south sees dip 22 Nov 2020 16:17 Written by Abhishek De | New Delhi | Updated: November 22, 2020 9:24:55 pm Door-to-door surveys in the Kalyan-Dombivali municipal area in MumbaiAfter Haryana, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Manipur, the Centre has deputed high-level central teams to Uttar Pradesh, …
  • Delhi Police ASI Rajbir Singh arrested in extortion case 22 Nov 2020 12:58 By PTI NEW DELHI: An Assistant Sub-Inspector of Delhi Police, who was allegedly the main accused in an extortion case filed in south Delhi's Hauz Khas area, has been arrested, officials said on Sunday. The accused has been identified as Rajbir Singh, …
  • Asia Today- South Korea mulls steps as new virus cases rise - St. Louis business news 22 Nov 2020 08:16 Most-read stories in this section “COVID-19 transmissions are occurring in large numbers simultaneously across the country, and in some regions, the pace of infections has already overwhelmed local capacities for contact tracing,” the doctors’ group said. …
  • Delhi supports PCA mandate to resolve disputes: Shringla 22 Nov 2020 00:46 Written by Shubhajit Roy | New Delhi | November 22, 2020 4:53:59 am Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla In a veiled reference to China’s non-compliance of the Permanent Court of Arbitration’s (PCA) order on South China Sea, India on Saturday said New …
  • South Korea records a spike in Covid infections with 386 new cases as Asia battles rising cases 21 Nov 2020 21:27 Rising cases of Covid in Asia are causing alarm and could lead to harsh new measures, months after many of its countries were praised for their handling of the pandemic. South Korea, which has been heralded as the model for controlling the crisis, reported …
  • 20 injured as UP roadways bus collides with tree in Delhi's New Friends Colony 21 Nov 2020 13:53 Image Source : ANI 20 injured as UP roadways bus collides with tree in Delhi's New Friends Colony At least 20 people were injured after an Uttar Pradesh Roadways bus collided with a tree in Delhi. The incident was reported in the wee hours of Saturday, …
  • Coronavirus cases rise in South Korea... 21 Nov 2020 10:29 South Korea has reported 386 new cases of coronavirus in a resurgence that could force authorities to reimpose stronger social distancing restrictions after easing them in October to spur a faltering economy. The figures released by the Korea Disease …
  • Asia Today: South Korea mulls steps as new virus cases rise 21 Nov 2020 09:29 Updated 4:05 am EST, Saturday, November 21, 2020 Photo: Ahn Young-joon, AP Fans wearing face masks as a precaution against the coronavirus cheer during the Game 4 of the Korean Series, the Korea Baseball Organization's championship round, between …
  • South Korea mulls steps as new virus cases rise 21 Nov 2020 09:23 SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has reported 386 new cases of the coronavirus in a resurgence that could force authorities to reimpose stronger social distancing restrictions after easing them in October to spur a faltering economy.The figures …
  • Delhi: 22 people injured after bus rams into tree in New Friends Colony 21 Nov 2020 05:23 The bus rammed into a roadside tree (Source: Twitter/ Mahender Singh Manral)Twenty-two people were injured when an Uttar Pradesh Roadways bus rammed into a roadside tree in South-East Delhi’s New Friends Colony on Saturday early morning. Twelve victims …
  • Delhi 5-day survey: Teams fan out to identify and isolate Covid patients 21 Nov 2020 01:21 Punjab ASHA Workers' Union president Kirandeep Kaur Panjola said, "At least 500 ASHAs were infected before we stopped getting tested."A mega survey to identify and isolate suspected coronavirus positive cases began in Delhi Friday with …
  • Many patients flouting isolation norms in Delhi: Survey 21 Nov 2020 00:39 Picture used for representational purpose onlyNEW DELHI: The state government had to hike the fine for not wearing a mask in public from Rs 500 to Rs 2,000 on Thursday, but civil defence volunteers, who fanned out in different areas of South West district …
  • Indian Bank, Canara, Axis, South Indian Bank buy equal stakes in fintech firm IBBIC 20 Nov 2020 20:54 New Delhi: Canara Bank, Axis Bank, Indian Bank and South Indian Bank on Friday said they have acquired 6.67 per cent stake each in financial technology firm IBBIC. IBBIC Private Limited is proposed to be incorporated as a financial technology company with …
  • Sonia Gandhi reaches coastal Goa from Delhi on medical advice 20 Nov 2020 16:44 By: PTI | Panaji/new Delhi | Updated: November 20, 2020 8:54:44 pm Congress president Sonia Gandhi (File)Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday reached Goa from Delhi for a few days after doctors advised her to get away from the heavy pollution in …
  • After anti-China alliances in Indo-Pacific, New Delhi joins hands with Europe 20 Nov 2020 13:49 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday held the first-ever India-Luxembourg bilateral summit with his counterpart Xavier Bettel. Besides reviewing bilateral relations, the summit, the first in two decades between the countries, focused on increasing …
  • COVID-19: Containment zones rise to over 4,550 in Delhi amid surge in cases 20 Nov 2020 13:17 By PTI NEW DELHI: Amid a surge in COVID-19 cases, the number of containment zones has gone up to over 4,550 in the national capital, with the maximum 743 in southwest district and the lowest 148 in northeast district. According to official data, six …
  • Delhi-based social media influencer, two friends arrested in Goa for snatching USD 3,300 from man 19 Nov 2020 20:20 By PTI NEW DELHI: A 26-year-old social media influencer and her two friends were arrested from Goa for allegedly snatching USD 3,300 from a man in south Delhi, police said on Thursday. The accused used the money to stay in five-star hotels in Goa and play …
  • Lifafa gang on the prowl in Delhi, 8 nabbed, 3 cars seized 19 Nov 2020 16:52 Share00 New Delhi, Nov 19 ( IANS ) The Delhi Police have arrested eight members of the infamous lifafa gang and solved eight cases of robbery and cheating in Delhi. Three cars used in the crime have also been seized along with gold jewellery, three …
  • Opinion | Covid situation in Delhi is explosive, let us fight this pandemic unitedly 19 Nov 2020 14:03 Image Source : INDIA TV Opinion | Covid situation in Delhi is explosive, let us fight this pandemic unitedly Delhi recorded its highest daily Covid death toll of 131 on Wednesday, taking the total to 7,943 deaths. The total number of Covid cases in the …
  • Coronavirus India Live Updates: Delhi to impose Rs 2,000 fine on those not wearing masks, says Kejriwal 19 Nov 2020 12:34 [16:07, 19/11/2020] +91 96507 90021: — India recorded 45,576 new Covid-19 cases, 585 deaths; caseload now at 89.58 lakh — Should be able to deliver a vaccine in a few month: Health Minister — Delhi to impose Rs 2,000 fine for nor wearing mask, says …
  • Rs 2,000 fine in Delhi for not wearing mask, rises from Rs 500 19 Nov 2020 10:15 Share00 The Delhi government on Thursday decided to impose Rs 2,000 fine for not wearing masks in public areas, a four-fold increase from the earlier fine. Earlier, violators were fined Rs 500 for not wearing masks in public places. Delhi Chief Minister …
  • Now, you can vacay in Shah Rukh Khan-Gauri’s home in Delhi 19 Nov 2020 06:46 By Express News Service HYDERABAD:  Remember the scene in Bollywood Superstar Shah Rukh Khan (SRK)’s 2016 movie Fan, in which his fan stays in the hotel room where SRK stay put when he was in his struggling days in the industry? The fan goes through all …
  • Delhi: 67-year-old man dies as neighbour's bathroom wall collapses 19 Nov 2020 05:39 Image Source : FILE Delhi: 67-year-old man dies as neighbour's bathroom wall collapses A 67-year-old man died after the bathroom wall of his neighbours house in South Delhis Vasant Kunj area collapsed in the lawn of the deceased. His son also sustained …
  • Delhi: Wall collapse kills 69-year-old, son injured 19 Nov 2020 03:34 Representative imageNEW DELHI: A 69-year-old man was killed while his son injured when a wall of a building adjacent to their house in south Delhi’s Vasant Kunj Enclave collapsed on them on Monday. The owner of the house, an ex-serviceman, has been …
  • Delhi: Up to three days’ wait for Covid test at home 19 Nov 2020 00:58 Labs are overwhelmed by demandNEW DELHI: A few days after Veena Vohra’s daughter tested positive for Covid-19, she herself was dismayed to find she couldn’t smell the eucalyptus oil or other items with strong fragrances. After two days of self-quarantine, …
  • COVID-19: ICMR to collect 8K more samples from Delhi for RT-PCR tests 18 Nov 2020 22:57 Over 58 lakh people in the national capital live in ‘high-risk’ areas: govt. data Following Home Minister Amit Shah’s meeting on Sunday with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the Delhi government has received ventilators and bilevel positive airway …
  • Delhi Confidential: Fixing Finer Details 18 Nov 2020 22:20 B S YediyurappaKarnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa’s short visit to the national capital on Wednesday seems to have almost finalised the imminent state Cabinet expansion and reshuffle. Yediyurappa was in Delhi to meet BJP president J P Nadda and …
  • Bollywood supercouple Gauri and Shah Rukh Khan open their New Delhi home on Airbnb 18 Nov 2020 21:09 Bollywood icon Shah Rukh Khan (SRK) and his celebrated interior designer wife, Gauri Khan, have officially become Airbnb hosts by offering a once-in-a-lifetime stay in their Delhi home. Located in the leafy neighbourhood of Panchsheel Park in South Delhi, …
  • Shah Rukh Khan's Delhi home now on Airbnb. Here is how you can stay there 18 Nov 2020 10:00 Imagine if you could stay for a day at Shah Rukh Khan and Guari Khan's home. You would think that we are trying to crack a joke that is unachievable.. But to put your mind at rest, we are not, and there is probably a chance that you can definitely bag …
  • Wet spell today for South TN, Kerala, Lakshadweep 18 Nov 2020 06:48 Southern parts of Tamil Nadu continued to be in focus this morning, with the Regional Meteorological Centre, Chennai, locating intense convective clouds Kanniyakumari, Natham and Tiruchendur in South Tamil Nadu with the potential to cause heavy rainfall. …
  • Delhi University is ready for first day, no show; classes will be online 18 Nov 2020 04:13 NEW DELHI: As a school student, Raunak Ranjan Thakur dreamt of college life in terms of fashionable clothes and student politics. The 17-year-old is now on the threshold of a BA Programme course at Motilal Nehru College, but there is no need for him to …
  • Two J&K Jaish men, heading to meet Masood Azhar, held in Delhi 17 Nov 2020 15:58 Share00 Two suspected Jaish-E-Mohammad militants from Jammu and Kashmir, planning to cross the border into Pakistan for training and meet the outfit’s supremo Maulana Masood Azhar, have been arrested and arms and ammunition seized from them, Delhi Police …
  • Asia Today: South Korea tightens restrictions to fight virus 17 Nov 2020 07:54 SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Tuesday that it will tighten social distancing rules in the greater Seoul area and some parts of eastern Gangwon province to try to suppress a coronavirus resurgence there. The announcement came as South Korea’s …
  • Over 1,000 new coronavirus containment zones created in Delhi in last 15 days 17 Nov 2020 05:58 Image Source : PTI Over 1,000 new coronavirus containment zones created in Delhi in last 15 days With the national capital witnessing a sudden spike in COVID-19 cases, there has been a significant rise in the number of containment zones as authorities have …
  • Body of man found hanging from tree in south Delhi 17 Nov 2020 01:46
  • Delhi fire department receives strange ‘oil rain’ calls from all over city, probe underway 16 Nov 2020 06:35 Image Source : PTI Delhi fire department receives strange ‘oil rain’ calls from all over city, probe underway  Soon after it started drizzling in the national capital on Sunday evening, the Delhi Fire Department received multiple calls reporting “oil rain” …
  • Three civic bodies carry out drives to clear waste in Delhi 16 Nov 2020 04:23 A north corporation official said that around 5,500 tonnes of waste was transported to dhalaos till evening. Of this, 5-7% was waste from crackersNEW DELHI: A day after Diwali, the three municipal corporations carried out special drives on Sunday morning …
  • Drizzle in Delhi-NCR; motorists complain 'oil rain' 16 Nov 2020 03:23 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The morning after Diwali, Delhiites woke up to find the city enveloped by a thick haze of toxic air, but breathed a sigh of relief when the city and its suburbs saw light rainfall in late afternoon. According to the India …
    • 2 Bangladeshi infiltrators arrested by BSF at West Bengal's Petrapole border 06 Sep 2020 01:57 Arrested Bangladeshi infiltrators &nbsp BSF troops of South Bengal Frontier apprehended two illegal Bangladeshi infiltrators today Both the infiltrators were hiding in a goods train coming from Bangladesh BSF handed over both the infiltrators to …
    • After India and Nepal, relentless China now triggers border disputes with Bhutan 03 Jul 2020 22:46 Representational Image of Bhutan.&nbsp | &nbspPhoto Credit:&nbspIANS During a virtual meeting of the Global Environment Facility early June, China raised objections to the grant issued for the Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary in eastern Bhutan’s …
    • Covid Live: Global cases top 5.5 million 28 May 2020 08:37 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates 10 farm workers, stuck in Delhi because of the coronavirus forced lockdown, belong to Samastipur in Bihar. They had never dreamed they would get on a plane but they did thanks to Pappan Singh, a mushroom farmer in …
    • Covid Updates: Domestic flights to resume today 24 May 2020 19:52 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Lockdown may not end by May 31, need time to resume flights: Uddhav Thackeray Government issued new guidelines for international arrivals UP govt withdrew order which banned use of mobile phones in isolation wards …
    • Covid Live: New guidelines issued for int'l arrivals 24 May 2020 13:53 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Flights to restart under UDAN Ministry of Civil Aviation decides to operate flights under UDAN scheme. Details to be announced later. 2,818 Shramik Special trains have ferried around 37 lakh migrants since May 1: …
    • Culinary nomad: Christine Manfield leads the way – again 30 Nov 2018 02:47 Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size Christine Manfield blows through the door on the first hot day of spring like the breeze that's been missing. It's a sweltering 35°C Sydney day, but she looks fresh as a daisy in a baby-doll …
    • India's diplomat shortage leaves it far behind Asian rival China 31 Aug 2018 04:06 People walk past the Indian Mission to the United Nations building in New York December 18, 2013. — Reuters picNEW DELHI, Aug 31 — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Pentagon chief Jim Mattis are heading to New Delhi next week for an inaugural …
    • Trion Global Launches a Series of Smart LED TVs in India 27 Oct 2017 12:54 <HTML> <head> <META http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8"> <meta content="text/html; charset=utf-8" http-equiv="Content-Type"> <style type="text/css…
    • US, China Militaries Talk 'Crisis Communications' As They Trade Warnings Ahead of Election 30 Oct 2020 04:46 The armed forces of the United States and China held a joint meeting to discuss how they would maintain communications in the event of a crisis, the first such interaction of its kind that takes as the two countries continue to trade warnings just days …
    • China arrests Hong Kong student near US consulate 27 Oct 2020 17:00 Former student group leader Tony Chung has been arrested in a coffee shop near the US consulate in Hong Kong. Democracy advocates have said they were in the process of trying to arrange for him to enter and apply for asylum. Police have confirmed the …
    • Ex Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey joins JDU 27 Sep 2020 12:34 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates ICMR is actively investigating & researching reports of COVID-19 reinfection & although the number of reinfection cases is negligible at this moment, the government is fully seized of the importance of the …
    • Kashmir's Moderates Are Targeted by India and Separatists Alike 02 Sep 2020 03:21 MITRIGAM, Kashmir — For more than two decades, Peerzada Lateef Shah risked his life in a high-wire political process to bring peace to Kashmir, the mountainous, predominantly Muslim region that has long chafed under India’s rule. He organized rallies and …
    • US election shaping up on which candidate hates China more 18 Jul 2020 11:38 Tokyo [Japan], July 18 (ANI): As relations between Washington and Beijing worsen over a range of issues, the upcoming US election is shaping up as a contest between which candidate hates China more, suggests William Pesek. The relations between US and …
    • Has ‘Big Brother’ India failed to perceive the people’s voice? 30 Jun 2020 14:26 by M A Hossain 29 June 2020 India and China, the two nuclear-armed Asian giants were in a significant escalation of a weeks-long standoff at Galwan valley in the western Himalayas. Nepalese people are becoming furious with India as regards transgression of …
    • India’s Ban of 59 Chinese Apps Is the Latest Test for Beijing’s Faltering ‘Wolf Warrior’ Diplomacy 30 Jun 2020 11:25 Sino-Indian relations have taken another hit following New Delhi’s decision to ban 59 Chinese apps that it claims pose a “threat to sovereignty and integrity.” The move marks the latest salvo between the nuclear-armed neighbors after a Himalayan border …
    • Masood Khan welcomes US presidential nominee’s Kashmir remarks 29 Jun 2020 05:03 Muzaffarabad President Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Sardar Masood Khan has welcomed the US democratic presidential nominee and former US Vice President Joe Biden’s statements over the restoration of rights of Kashmiris. The Democratic Party leader, Joe …
    • Why Did Rahul Gandhi sign a party to party MOU with the CCP? 22 Jun 2020 19:22 The recent news that Rahul Gandhi personally signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Communist Party of China (CCP) in 2008, is troubling. At the very least he could have shared it with the opposition parties or even shared the MOU in detail in …
    • Indian Fervor to Boycott Chinese Products Meets Reality of Chinese Economic Takeover 20 Jun 2020 07:33 Indians eager to boycott Chinese goods after this week’s deadly border clash between Indian and Chinese forces are running into the reality that Chinese imports have muscled out all competition for many popular items. “At India’s biggest wholesale market …
    • Anger Surges in India Over Deadly Border Brawl With China 18 Jun 2020 12:45 NEW DELHI — An Indian government minister has called for Chinese restaurants to be closed. Other Indian officials have suddenly put contracts to Chinese companies under review. And crowds of men are now smashing Chinese-made televisions in the street. A …
    • China's plan in Ladakh dates back to 1950s: exiled Kashmiri leader 11 Jun 2020 05:21 NEW DELHI: Sardar Shaukat Ali Kashmiri Chairman of United Kashmir People's National Party (UKPNP) an exiled leader who hails from Pakistani occupied Jammu & Kashmir (POJK) has strongly condemned Chinese invasion in Ladakh and Sino-Pak axis in the …
    • PM Narendra Modi chairs high-level meeting to take stock of Vizag gas leak 08 May 2020 02:16 New Delhi, May 7 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a high-level meeting to take stock of the steps being taken in response to the Visakhapatnam gas leak incident in which 11 people have been killed. He discussed at length the …
    • Indians Rush to Buy Liquor as the Government Eases Lockdown 05 May 2020 00:46 NEW DELHI – Hundreds of people rushed to buy liquor on Monday, queuing up in large numbers and violating social distancing measures outside several stores across India as the government eased some curbs on the 41st day of a nationwide lockdown against the …
    • Lockdown 3.0: What’s allowed, what’s not from tomorrow 03 May 2020 14:18 Migrant labourers on a special train in Uttar Pradesh. The third phase of the coronavirus-enforced lockdown to break the chain of transmission will kick in from Monday after the government extended the nationwide lockdown for two more weeks. According to …
    • Isis and al-Qaeda join forces in West Africa 23 Feb 2020 14:54 Groups linked to al-Qaeda and the Islamic State, at war with each other in the Middle East, are working together to take control of territory across a vast stretch of West Africa, US and local officials say, sparking fears the regional threat could grow …
    • Occupied Elsewhere: Selective Policies on Occupations and Territorial Disputes 31 Jan 2020 15:11 The following is a survey of the history of several protracted conflicts: Crimea and Donbas, Cyprus, Israel and the Palestinian territories, Kashmir, the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict, South Ossetia and Abkhazia, Transnistria, and Western Sahara. Crimea and …
    • Russian Pardons Commission to Debate Naama Issachar’s Plea Today 27 Jan 2020 10:33 Photo Credit: Stanislav Kozlovskiy via Wikimedia Butyrka prison in Moscow The Russian commission on pardons will meet on Monday, January 27, to consider a plea for pardon from Israeli and US national Naama Issachar, who was sentenced to 7.5 years in prison …
    • Spotlight on green news & views: Hope & frustration at COP25 climate meet; eco-right arises 07 Dec 2019 23:35 CRITTERS AND THE GREAT OUTDOORS Walter Einenkel writes—Young sperm whale who beached himself had huge 220 pound 'ball of debris' in stomach: “A necropsy on a young male sperm whale that died after it became beached in Scotland, has revealed the …
    • China's Xi Supports Pakistan on Kashmir, Boosts Military Ties Ahead of Meeting With India 12 Oct 2019 00:40 Chinese President Xi Jinping has offered his support to Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on the issue of Kashmir and boosted military ties between the two just days before a meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In his third trip to Beijing …
    • The conflicts of Kashmir and Hong Kong: reminders of British imperialism 02 Oct 2019 16:17 Both Kahmir and Hong Kong had special status Presently, the world is witnessing two major conflicts in Asia; of Kashmir and of Hong Kong. Both of these conflicts have their roots back in the grubby legacy of British imperialism. In Kashmir, the British …
    • A Kashmiri Novelist on a State Under Siege 17 Aug 2019 02:41 By Isaac Chotiner 16 August 2019 Demonstrators gather after Eid prayers on Monday, in Srinagar, India, to protest the suspension of Kashmir’s limited autonomy.Photograph by Atul Loke / NYT / Redux Last week, India’s government stripped Kashmir, …
    • Sri Lankans Up in Arms Over US Military Pacts 15 Aug 2019 20:36 Two defense cooperation agreements between the United States and Sri Lanka, the already signed Acquisition and Cross-Servicing Agreement (ACSA) and the under-negotiation Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA), are triggering concern, criticism, and controversy …
    • India revokes Kashmir’s special status: All the latest updates 15 Aug 2019 08:55 The Indian government has revoked the special status of Indian-administered Kashmir in its constitution, the most far-reaching political move on the disputed region in nearly 70 years. A presidential decree issued on August 5 revoked Article 370 of India’s …
    • Kashmir on Lockdown as India Strips Away Independence 08 Aug 2019 06:23 On Tuesday August 6, Lok Sabha, the Lower House of the Indian Parliament, passed the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Bill. The Bill had already been announced and passed a day prior in the Rajya Sabha (Upper House) by the Home Minister of India, Amit Shah …
    • Kashmir: The world's most dangerous conflict 07 Aug 2019 11:08 Like so many conflicts around the world, the dispute over Kashmir began with independence from a colonial power. In 1947, the United Kingdom gave in to the struggle for freedom in its Indian colony and granted it independence. The retreating British left …
    • Are India's legislative actions in Jammu and Kashmir legal? 07 Aug 2019 06:37 A challenge could be brought to the Supreme Court, which would likely reject the presidential order, experts say. India’s Hindu nationalist-led government on Monday used a presidential order to revoke the special constitutional status of Muslim-majority …
    • India redraws political map on Kashmir, raising tensions 06 Aug 2019 16:13 NEW DELHI (AP) — India is redrawing its political map again. Parliament has approved a proposal by the Hindu nationalist-led government that strips statehood from Jammu and Kashmir, its only Muslim-majority state, splitting the region into two union …
    • Indias risky Kashmir power grab, explained 06 Aug 2019 05:23 India’s government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has made a controversial move to usurp power from the nation’s only Muslim-majority state, potentially igniting unrest in one of the world’s most dangerous nuclear flashpoints. On Monday, Indian Home …
    • US briefing: Trump crowd chants 'send her back', Puerto Rico and Kevin Spacey 18 Jul 2019 10:01 Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Crowd chants ‘send her back’ as Trump attacks Ilhan Omar Donald Trump’s demonisation of four Democratic congresswomen is growing nastier by the day, with the president apparently reveling in the …
    • Why Kampai will satiate your Japanese food cravings 05 May 2019 03:46 The new restaurant hub for millennials in Delhi is Aerocity. Areas such as Greater Kailash, Haus Khas & Defense Colony, once favourites for restaurant business, are now passé. Aerocity is well-planned and offers a good mix of F&B brands. When it …
    • Grapevine May 1, 2019: Heroines and heroes 30 Apr 2019 16:53 On its Facebook page, the Polish Embassy in Tel Aviv features portraits and thumbnail biographies of heroines of the Warsaw Ghetto. The details are in Polish, Hebrew and English, with the names accompanying the portraits of the women written in Hebrew and …
    • At Talkatora stadium, BJP trader leader is surrounded on stage 19 Apr 2019 20:45 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves at the end of ‘Traders Sammelan’ at Talkatora Stadium, in New Delhi (PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore)  A group of traders, mostly from Mayapuri where violence broke out during a sealing drive last week, gathered on …
    • MBA graduate, mother held for duping five men 18 Feb 2019 22:22 A 43-year-old woman and her mother have been arrested for allegedly selling their Greater Kailash house to five different men using forged documents, the police said on Monday. Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (South East) Ghanshyam Bansal said the …
    • Human Rights Watch Film Festival, London 31 Jan 2019 17:06 Many filmmakers, protagonists, Human Rights Watch researchers, and activists will take part in in-depth post-screening Q&A and panel discussions at the Barbican, BFI Southbank, and Regent Street Cinema. The festival will open at the Barbican on March …
    • HRW Film Festival to feature award-winning Palestinian film ‘Screwdriver’ 31 Jan 2019 13:41 PNN/ London/ The Human Rights Watch Film Festival will be presented in London from March 13-22, 2019, featuring 15 award-winning documentary and feature films, Human Rights Watch said today. The international line-up of films from Venezuela, South …
    • Delhi Conference Bolsters UK’s Brexit Case 14 Jan 2019 16:57 As Britain flounders towards its unpredictable semi-European future, an international foreign affairs conference in New Delhi has surprisingly produced a persuasive case for Brexit being the UK’s best long-term course, despite all the problems and …
    • China acquired over 20 ports around the world in 2018 after indebting countries 01 Jan 2019 07:43 Jan 01, 2019 News 0 In 2018 alone, China acquired over 20 deep water and air ports from several countries around the world. China was able to do so by lending those countries massive amounts of money they can never repay. The country is accused of …
    • New on Netflix January 2019 - best TV shows and films to watch 31 Dec 2018 17:09 Netflix kicks off 2019 with new original series like Sex Education starring Gillian Andeson. There's also a few guilty pleasures with Austin Powers for January's new additions. As well as Star Trek Discovery, the Series of Unfortunate Events …
    • Angelina Jolie doesn't rule out move into politics 28 Dec 2018 18:36 (KUTV) January sees some high-profile films leaving Netflix, but you can take solace in knowing that there is a equally impressive lot of titles coming to the streaming service next month. Last month's recommendations were completely culled from …
    • Coming to Netflix in January 2019   28 Dec 2018 16:00 (KUTV) January sees some high-profile films leaving Netflix, but you can take solace in knowing that there is a equally impressive lot of titles coming to the streaming service next month. Last month's recommendations were completely culled from …
    • Why Oakdale, Modesto Christian coaches are upbeat as upcoming tournament hosts 24 Dec 2018 22:31 Oakdale basketball coach Hondo Arpoika wasn’t sure where his team would be as the season approached. He had a solid senior class, some talented underclassmen and the usual wait for football season to end. Heading into the 48th annual Oakdale Rotary Classic …
    • New Netflix UK movies and box sets for January 2019 including Titans, Star Trek: Discovery and Lion 12 Dec 2018 16:55 With January fast approaching many of us will be contemplating New year's resolutions for 2019. Somewhere on that list will be something to do with an increase in physical exercise, giving up something you should never have started, and maybe even …
    • New to Netflix January 2019 - best TV shows and films to watch 12 Dec 2018 13:43 Netflix kicks off 2019 with new original series like Sex Education starring Gillian Andeson. There's also a few guilty pleasures with Austin Powers for January's new additions. As well as Star Trek Discovery, the Series of Unfortunate Events …
    • Roundup: Los Banos earns share of WAC championship with thrilling win over Pacheco. 27 Oct 2018 09:19 Los Banos head coach Dustin Caropreso wanted a screen pass to running back Justin Incaprera. Quarterback Dasani Tate saw something else. The Tigers quarterback went with the other option on the play and the result was a 70-yard touchdown to receiver Landon …
    • China, Pakistan Will Compromise to Keep Relationship Going - Senior Analyst 24 Oct 2018 22:20 Interviews 14:24 24.10.2018(updated 18:29 24.10.2018) Get short URL Jabin T Jacob, a senior regional security analyst based in Delhi, told Sputnik that despite the recent change in Islamabad’s diplomacy vis-à-vis Beijing, the mechanisms underpinning the …
    • Roundup: RC nears perfection; Central starts slow, but rolls; Davis close to .500 20 Oct 2018 06:49 Ripon Christian closed in on a perfect season with ease on Friday night. Five Knights scored touchdowns as RC (9-0, 6-0 SL) rolled to a 41-0 victory over host Le Grand (3-6, 2-4). How dominant is Ripon Christian? It’s outscored its opponents 381-58 and has …
    • Roundup: Golden Valley scores late to win thriller over Atwater. Los Banos, Pacheco win big. 06 Oct 2018 16:54 Jose Orozco scored on an 8-yard touchdown run to give the Golden Valley High football team the lead with 2 minutes and 15 seconds left, and the Cougars defense stopped the Atwater offense late to hold on to a 27-21 win on Friday night at Dave Honey Stadium …
    • Roundup: Los Banos gets offensive in victory. Merced clobbers El Capitan. 22 Sep 2018 10:59 The Los Banos High offense was clicking on Friday night. Quarterback Dasani Tate threw three touchdowns in just his second start and running back Justin Incaprera rushed for 158 yards and two scores as the Tigers outlasted Grace Davis 42-32 at Loftin …
    • News Alerts! Russian aircraft shot down by Syrian government missiles: Russian Defense Ministry 18 Sep 2018 09:43 2:30 pm: Is Navjot Sidhu ji a Pakistan spokesperson? Is he a Pakistani Govt official? It is Pakistan which has to officially put out a statement or communication on this(Kartarpur corridor), not him. Unfortunately, he thinks politics is also a comedy show: …
    • National treasures should come before sports 13 Sep 2018 16:11 After the National Museum of Brazil’s grand celebration of its 200th anniversary in July, its sudden destruction earlier this month in a massive blaze shocked the world. Established by the Portuguese imperial family in its Brazilian colony, the museum …
    • Raising a stink 27 Aug 2018 11:19 Ragpickers at Bhalswa landfill site. (Express Photo by Praveen Khanna) The year 2015 was an eye-opener of sorts for Arpit Bhargava. Down with dengue, the lawyer started thinking about the link between waste and diseases. But thoughts gave way to action …
    • Why Los Banos’ quarterback isn’t your normal two-sport athlete. 24 Aug 2018 03:01 It was a nervous week for Dustin Caropreso. The Los Banos High football coach wasn’t sure he’d get his starting quarterback back in one piece. Junior Colby Copp missed a week of practices earlier this month to travel to Tennessee to compete in one of the …
    • Kofi Annan: Former UN secretary general and Nobel Peace Prize laureate 20 Aug 2018 15:39 In December 1996, the selection of Kofi Annan as the seventh secretary general of the United Nations had been a milestone. This was the first time in the history of the UN that a secretary general had been chosen from the UN staff, and Annan, an …
    • CPEC: Pakistan’s ‘Chinanization’ or Colonization? 17 Jun 2018 08:20 By Adnan Qaiser     17/6/2018 Adnan Qaiser is a Research Associate at the prestigious Conference of Defence Associations Institute, Canada, with a distinguished career in the armed forces and international diplomacy. He examines Sino-Pak relations …
    • Taste of success 27 May 2018 21:20 Mahendragarh: Students of Center for Innovation Skill and Entrepreneurship Development (CISED) at the Central University of Haryana (CUH) have bagged the first position in organic food fest category during the ‘Festival of Bharat’ held in New Delhi …
    • PM Narendra Modi's 43rd edition of 'Mann Ki Baat': Full text 29 Apr 2018 16:43 PM Modi spoke on a variety of issues during the  43rd edition of his radio programmed Mann Ki Baat. Photo:PTI Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the nation through his monthly radio programme - Mann Ki Baat - during which he touched upon a …
    • Mann ki Baat: Full text of PM Modi’s speech 29 Apr 2018 09:08 Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation in his 43rd Mann ki Baat radio programme on Sunday. My dear countrymen, Namaskar. Just a while ago, from the 4th of April to the 15th of April, the 21st Commonwealth Games were held in Australia. 71 …
    • Total SA 25 Apr 2018 16:03 Key Employees Patrick Pouyanne Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Executive Board Anne Marie Idrac Director, Non Executive Board Marie Christine Coisne Roquette Director, Non Executive Board Gerard Lamarche Director, Non Executive Board Patrick Artus …
    • Political crimes of the United Kingdom exposed by Russian diplomat 25 Apr 2018 15:28 Excerpts from remarks by Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova delivered April 19, 2018 – see The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation for her full remarks Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova makes these …
    • Maldives Declines Indian Invite for Joint Exercise, Analysts Cite China as Cause 28 Feb 2018 13:48 Opinion 14:10 28.02.2018(updated 14:11 28.02.2018) Get short URL The Maldives’ rejection of India’s invitation for a multilateral military exercise without conveying any strong reason is being considered the biggest rebuff by the Indian Ocean archipelago …
    • From 'fragrant' Filipinas to shooting vaginas: Duterte's top 6 sexist remarks 14 Feb 2018 02:12 Being the father of the nation has not changed President Rodrigo Duterte when it comes to using misogynistic language Published 9:47 AM, February 14, 2018 Updated 9:58 AM, February 14, 2018 MANILA, Philippines – After one year and 8 months, it has become …
    • Merced hoping to make second-half run in CCC. First step was rout of Buhach Colony. 27 Jan 2018 11:27 Jeremy Redwine started it with a 3-pointer from the top of the key less than a minute into the game. Adam Cardoso and Anthony Robinson followed with two more shots from long distance less than a minute apart. Xavier Stewart followed with two baskets in the …
    • Indian Income Tax raids in Tamil Nadu: Huge tax evasion by relatives of Sasikala, Dinakaran of income of ₹1,430 crores! 25 Nov 2017 05:55 Narada News by Dr. Abdul Ruff Colachal November 24, 2017 A critical point has been repeated in these columns about rampant corruption being promoted by the federal and state governments as a key policy to loot the national resources at various levels by …
    • Egan scores 3 TDs to help Merced keep Mayor’s Cup. Buhach Colony wins Bloss Bowl. 04 Nov 2017 14:06 Garrett Egan rushed for three touchdowns as the Merced High football team overcame a sloppy start to defeat Golden Valley 30-0 in the 24th annual Battle for the Mayor’s Cup on Friday night at Veterans Stadium. The Bears (4-6, 3-3 Central California …
    • Prediction column: Week 10 rivalry games will settle league titles. How cool is that? 03 Nov 2017 08:38 Where will you be? Who do you like? Here’s a quick look at Week 10’s must-see match-ups and our picks: Oakdale (8-1, 6-0) at Central Catholic (8-0, 6-0): The Bee’s top-two large-school teams are also the top two teams in the southern half of the Sac- …
    • Oakdale, Central Catholic battle for supremacy; plus expanded small-school rankings 30 Oct 2017 21:06 Large School Comprised of teams from the Central California Conference, Modesto Metro Conference, Valley Oak League and Western Athletic Conference. 1. (1) Oakdale (8-1, 6-0): The Mustangs can clinch their 13th VOL championship in 16 seasons with a victory …
    • Power rankings: MoHi enters Top 10 after upset of previously unbeaten Downey 24 Oct 2017 18:56 Large School Comprised of teams from the Central California Conference, Modesto Metro Conference, Valley Oak League and Western Athletic Conference. 1. (1) Oakdale (7-1, 5-0): Josh Jacobson (114 yards, touchdown) and Oscar Ramos (81 yards, two touchdowns) …
    • There are six football teams still unbeaten. Here’s how they’ve remained perfect. 19 Oct 2017 01:38 Los Banos football coach Dustin Caropreso has been here before: undefeated going into Week 8. He was a senior the last time the Tigers (7-0, 2-0) traveled this far into the season without a loss. The year was 1992 and “Baby Got Back” blasted through the …
    • Buhach Colony finds success using quarterback in different ways. El Capitan blitzed. 30 Sep 2017 11:29 The Buhach Colony High football team wants to find different ways to use the skills of quarterback Clay Abrams. They displayed a few ways on Friday night. Abrams opened the scoring with a 66-yard touchdown run on a designed run and later threw touchdown …
    • Predictions: Downey, Modesto stay on collision course in Modesto Metro Conference 28 Sep 2017 01:03 It’s Week 5 in the Stanislaus District and our attention shifts to the Modesto Metro Conference, where it’s homecoming week for Downey and Davis. The Knights look to keep the party rocking all night long at Chuck Hughes Stadium in the Central Valley …
    • Total SA 23 Sep 2017 11:48 Key Employees Patrick Pouyanne Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Executive Board Anne Marie Idrac Director, Non Executive Board Marie Christine Coisne Roquette Director, Non Executive Board Gerard Lamarche Director, Non Executive Board Patrick Artus …
    • Predictions: Central Catholic will counter Manteca's size with 'scrappers' 20 Sep 2017 23:24 Two years ago, the Central Catholic football team walked into one of the most tradition-rich stadiums in the Stanislaus District and dictated terms with two hulking linebackers: Kekupaa Freehauf and Austin Escobar. Freehauf and Escobar set the physical …
    • The many challenges India's new Defense Minister faces 20 Sep 2017 03:48 By Barkha Dutt Editor's note: Barkha Dutt is an Emmy nominated, multi-award winning journalist and author based in Delhi. She is a television Anchor and journalist with over 20 years experience and a specialization in conflict reporting from areas such …
    • Livingston’s Guzman scores four touchdowns; Gustine’s Perez tops 300 rushing yards 10 Sep 2017 07:49 Anderson Guzman had a career night, scoring four touchdowns to lead the Livingston High football team to a 42-0 win over Le Grand on Friday night at Livingston High. Guzman scored on runs of 3, 2, 4 and 38 yards against the outmanned Bulldogs. It was a …
    • Predictions: Regional heavyweights collide in Oakdale and Stockton on Friday. 07 Sep 2017 20:54 It will be a contrast in styles and culture when the Oakdale High football team hosts mighty Folsom on Friday evening. The Bulldogs have blossomed into a true state power and Division-I talent factory under coach Kris Richardson. Folsom has won two CIF …
    • Predictions: If you want your football team to win early, you’d better have this. 01 Sep 2017 12:25 Experience matters as much in high school football as talent or sheer numbers. That much was clear in Week 0 as the programs with veteran-laden rosters cruised down victory lane. Del Campo of Fair Oaks made the trek to Merced with 33 seniors, each battle- …
    • Can Central California Conference teams rebound after tough first week? 31 Aug 2017 00:58 It was a rough start to the season for the Central California Conference. Only Pitman emerged from the opening week with a victory as the CCC opened with a 1-6 record combined. Turlock, Merced and Buhach Colony opened with some tough matchups. “I think the …
    • World View: Christopher Clary — India will define its future with answers to 3 questions 16 Aug 2017 07:26 By Christopher Clary This week, as India celebrates 70 years of independence, it celebrates also its status as a great power. As the most important "global swing state," the nation is actively courted from all directions. But what kind of power …
    • Today is India’s 70th birthday. How it answers these 3 questions will define its future — and the world’s. 15 Aug 2017 10:03 This week, as India celebrates 70 years of independence, it celebrates also its status as a great power. As the most important “global swing state,” the nation is actively courted from all directions. But what kind of power will India become? The answers …
    • Could a war break out between India and China — again? 21 Jul 2017 02:11 “The United States does not recognize our countries as great powers.” Chairman Mao Zedong, the Communist revolutionary and the founding father of the People’s Republic of China, said this to Jawaharlal Nehru, India’s first prime minister, in 1954. The two …
    • How India is Playing its Indian Ocean Ace Card 07 Jul 2017 16:15 For an isolated outpost over 800 miles from India’s coast, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands have made surprising number of appearances in the Indian headlines the past two months. In May, Prime Minister Modi Narendra Modi implored his countrymen to visit …
    • Live antibiotics use bacteria to kill bacteria 13 Jun 2017 15:35 The woman in her 70s was in trouble. What started as a broken leg led to an infection in her hip that hung on for two years and several hospital stays. At a Nevada hospital, doctors gave the woman seven different antibiotics, one after the other. The drugs …
    • World news photos: Naked weekend, blowing up rubble 12 Jun 2017 11:59 JAKE ELLISON, SPECIAL TO SEATTLEPI.COM Published 8:35 pm, Sunday, June 11, 2017 Photo: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images The moon rises above lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center in New York City on June 10, 2017, as seen from West Orange, NJ. The moon …
    • World news photos: Naked weekend, blowing up the rubble and more 12 Jun 2017 11:22 JAKE ELLISON, SPECIAL TO SEATTLEPI.COM Published 6:35 pm, Sunday, June 11, 2017 Photo: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images The moon rises above lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center in New York City on June 10, 2017, as seen from West Orange, NJ. The moon …
    • For China, which is riding the North Korean tiger, getting off isn’t easy 05 May 2017 23:24 Certainly, North Korea tests the powers that meet here-China, the US, Russia, Japan and South Korea-and holds the card in the precarious status quo. (Illustration: Rohnit phore) We all know by now that North Korea is economically sapped, has conducted five …
    • The case for Urdu as Pakistan's official language 02 May 2017 02:42 Illustration by Marium Ali A patriotic song blares through speakers placed on either side of the stage. The Urdu ditty that talks down terrorists was produced and released by the army’s public relations department in response to the 2014 Army Public School …
    • Chinese Troops Participate in Pakistan’s Republic Day Parade 23 Mar 2017 13:57 ISLAMABAD —  A grand annual military parade marking Pakistan’s Republic Day has for the first time involved Chinese troops, underscoring Beijing’s increasingly strong partnership with Islamabad. The Pakistan military displayed its conventional and nuclear- …
    • Obama’s unreported Pakistan sanctions limit U.S. options for looming Afghanistan crisis 02 Feb 2017 00:34 How the U.S. Trump Administration deals with emerging Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Iran issues may have been affected by the policies and last-minute sanctions enacted by the outgoing administration. Special to WorldTribune.com By Gregory R. Copley, Editor, …
    • Acts of faith: Why people get killed over blasphemy in Pakistan 05 Jan 2017 03:38 An angry mob sets Christian homes on fire in Joseph Colony, Lahore, in 2013 | M Arif, White Star Even though the rally had ended late, even though the night sky over Gangapur was turning translucent, Falak Sher’s wife insisted we stop by her house for …
    • Today’s weather: Sri Lanka may bear the brunt of second cyclone in Bay 01 Dec 2020 12:45 The second Bay of Bengal cyclone of the ongoing North-East monsoon season is expected to develop late Tuesday night/early Wednesday morning as a prevailing deep depression over South-West and adjoining South-East Bay of Bengal gains further momentum …
    • HC asks AAP govt about protocols for disposal of used COVID-19 test kits 01 Dec 2020 10:07 By PTI NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court Tuesday asked the AAP government as to what guidelines or protocols were in place for disposal of used COVID-19 testing kits and whether they were being followed by the hospitals, clinics and doctors under its …
    • Wendy's to scale up restaurant footprint in India 01 Dec 2020 09:51 Fast food restaurant chain Wendy’s Company on Tuesday said it has inked a new strategic partnership with Rebel Foods, while expanding its partnership with its existing master franchise Sierra Nevada Restaurants. This is being done to aggressively scale up …
    • Wendy’s picks Rebel Foods to expand presence in India 01 Dec 2020 08:05 NEW DELHI : Wendy’s Co. on Tuesday announced plans to expand its presence in India over the next decade, that will see the fast-food chain work with Rebel Foods—that operates online restaurants and its existing master franchise Sierra Nevada Restaurants to …
    • Today’s weather: Deep depression may become cyclone later today 01 Dec 2020 06:25 The depression over South-East Bay of Bengal moved nearly westwards and has intensified into a deep depression (a gust away from being categorised as a cyclone) and lay centreed early this (Tuesday) morning over the South-East and adjoining South-West Bay …
    • A guessing game 01 Dec 2020 03:06 Certainly, being the president of a superpower means the world closely watches his/her nays and nods. Analysts, depending on their geographical location, are busy churning out reams of predictions about President-elect Joe Biden and his team. However, …
    • Coronavirus, conspiracies and chaos: how do you explain 2020? 01 Dec 2020 01:53 Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size We’ve felt it all year – the uncertainty – twisting in our gut. Fire. Plague. Unrest. What else might be around the corner as we close out 2020, a year like no other in recent memory. Of course, this was …
    • HarperCollins India presents A Poem A Day 01 Dec 2020 01:14 New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI/PRNewswire): HarperCollins is privileged and proud to bring this landmark volume to all poetry lovers and litterateurs, in the hope that it will provide many hours of enjoyment and generate new interest in the rich …
    • A killing & the new Middle East 30 Nov 2020 22:53 For Israel, having Bangladesh and Pakistan, two of the world’s largest Islamic nations, recognise it would be a great ideological and political bonus. (Illustration by C R Sasikumar) The brazen murder of a top Iranian nuclear scientist outside Tehran last …
    • After a close win in Bihar, BJP begins party work right away 30 Nov 2020 22:30 New Delhi: Taking stock of the recently concluded assembly polls, a triumphant Bihar BJP has started immediate work on strengthening the party organisation, especially in areas where it did not perform well. Bihar BJP president Sanjay Jaiswal undertook a …
    • Mercury falls below freezing point in Kashmir, heavy rains forecast for southern TN, Kerala 30 Nov 2020 19:31 NEW DELHI: The mercury fell below freezing point across Kashmir and minimum temperatures at many places in north India were below the 10 degrees Celsius-mark on Monday, with Delhi recording its coldest November in 71 years, even as the IMD issued a warning …
    • Indian Hotels looks East, signs three-hotel deal with Ambuja Neotia Group 30 Nov 2020 15:49 Indian Hotels Company, the hospitality arm of the Tata Group has signed a three hotel deal with Ambuja Neotia Group as it seeks to make deeper inroads in the eastern part of the country, it said on Monday. With this and three other properties being …
    • Biden breaks foot while playing with dog; Merriam-Webster's top word of 2020; Darth Vader actor dies 30 Nov 2020 12:57 November 30, 2020 6:30 AM Associated Press, CNN Posted: November 30, 2020 6:30 AM Updated: November 30, 2020 6:45 AM AP Photo/Michael Probst Sheep stand together in their enclosure on a field in Rodgau near Frankfurt, Germany, Monday, Nov. 30, 2020.  …
    • 'IT' partnerships: Q&A with Manik Mumar from ELCINA 30 Nov 2020 08:38 India is a huge country, in terms of both its size and its potential as a production base rivaling that of China's. The South Asian country, in its bid to build up a strong ecosystem for the IT industries, has been keen to form partnerships with …
    • Indo-Pacific shift 30 Nov 2020 08:18 For most people, the term "Indo-Pacific" simply refers to the vast geographical area that spans the Pacific Ocean and the Indian subcontinent. But it has also come to represent a geopolitical concept, and a new way of looking at world power …
    • Winter set to get an extra chill in Odisha this time, thanks to La Nina  30 Nov 2020 05:36 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: The winter, which has been blowing hot and cold this season, is likely to get colder than usual later this year. There is a 50 per cent to 60 per cent probability that minimum temperature will be below normal in Odisha, …
    • The enlightenment of Guru Nanak, and a glimpse into his global Udasis 30 Nov 2020 05:07 New Delhi | Updated: November 30, 2020 10:03:46 am Nanak’s travels are full of stories of how he endeared himself to people and made disciples. (Source: PTI)Written by Harminder K., Sahapedia.org Around the year 1485, a 16-year-old boy named Nanak moved to …
    • Farmers’ protest: Support pours in from foreign shores 30 Nov 2020 05:02 Farmers protest at Singhu border during their 'Delhi Chalo' march against the Centre's new farm laws, in New Delhi, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020. (PTI Photo/Atul Yadav)Elected representatives of Indian origin speak out in support of protesting …
    • Nations and philanthropies unite to launch the Southeast Asia Energy Transition Partnership 30 Nov 2020 04:09 On Friday, 20 November 2020, a consortium of governmental and philanthropic donors declared the launch of a new Southeast Asia Energy Transition Partnership (ETP) at the ASEAN Energy Business Forum. The ETP will begin its first five-year implementation …
    • In the eye of the storm 30 Nov 2020 01:48 Pakistan is once again in the eye of the storm. The country’s external challenges are assuming ominous proportions because of India’s growing belligerence, annexation of Jammu and Kashmir, and its relentless drive for hegemony in South Asia. The Basic …
    • England beat South Africa in second men's T20 – as it happened 29 Nov 2020 19:14 11.33am EST 11:33 Chris Jordan is talking, now England’s joint-leading IT20 wicket taker. “We got a lot of things right in the bowling department. More or less chatting every single ball to each other in the bowling department. [Making improvements] I …
    • Punjabi diaspora worried, shocked over brutality against farmers 29 Nov 2020 10:14 Chandigarh (IANS): The planned protest against new farm laws and the ‘brutality’ of the security forces by lobbing teargas shells and using water cannons to stop the peaceful march of the farmers towards the national capital has left the diaspora largely …
    • [Herald Interview] ‘Forestry crucial for healthy, sustainable future of humanity’ 29 Nov 2020 08:30 Environmental degradation has become one of the greatest threats to humankind over the past decades. For one, the world is suffering from worsening air pollution, which is linked to deforestation, and the large forest fires that threaten the lives of …
    • The Worsening Arab-Pakistan Relationship and its Impact 29 Nov 2020 02:34 by Rajesh Kumar Sinha      29 November 2020 One of the strongest pillars of Pakistan’s foreign policy till recently had been its close, brotherly relationship with the Arab world. Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates had been the most vocal political …
    • Bengaluru’s Bihari boast 29 Nov 2020 01:09 Express News Service The Bihar elections are long over. But The Potbelly Divine in Indiranagar, Bengaluru, is still getting the votes. “There are hardly any restaurants in the city offering original Bihari cuisine. Customers get to try novel dishes and …
    • Why I'm Losing Hope In India 28 Nov 2020 18:08 My generation of Indians has often been disappointed in our country, and we have sometimes despaired about the direction it was taking, but it's been impossible for us to stop hoping. Our own past has trained us to see the silver lining. Opportunities …
    • A community turns to Twitter hashtags to motivate people into birding and conservation 28 Nov 2020 17:11 A community that shares a common passion for birding and conservation turns to Twitter hashtags to motivate people A stunning image of four Amur falcons perched on a tree, tweeted by conservationist Vivek Menon (@vivek4wild) kickstarts a discussion on the …
    • The West may develop Covid vaccine first, but India to strategise supply chain 28 Nov 2020 12:48 Image Source : AP India to strategies supply chain of Covid vaccine. A Covid vaccine could soon become a reality. The world is now gearing up for a rollout and working on developing infrastructure that serves the purpose to inoculate 7.5 billion people …
    • Coronavirus live news: hospitals in England could be overwhelmed without new tiers, says Gove; social gathering banned in Los Angeles 28 Nov 2020 09:05 4.00am EST 04:00 One of the rebel Conservative MPs that Michael Gove was trying to pacify on Saturday is Craig Mackinlay, who said he will vote against the tiered system on Tuesday. Mackinlay, MP for South Thanet, questioned whether the measures were …
    • CAO’s association with developer under review 28 Nov 2020 03:49 Norfolk council Friday approved a review of CAO Jason Burgess and any association he may have had with a developer with ambitious development applications before the municipality. When Norfolk hired Burgess as a consultant last fall, he declared a …
    • Tobacco consumption increases risk of contracting Covid-19, says expert 27 Nov 2020 21:56 Kilentola Jamir, Dr. Meribeni Odyuo and Dr. Chiekroshuyi Tetseo at the workshop on tobacco control in Dimapur, on Friday. (EM Images) Our Reporter Dimapur, Nov. 27 (EMN): The need to educate masses about the ill-effects of tobacco consumption took centre …
    • Cold conditions prevail in north India; TN, Puducherry likely to receive more rainfall next week 27 Nov 2020 17:48 New Delhi: Cold conditions prevailed in north India on Friday with isolated places in Himachal Pradesh receiving fresh snowfall, even as the weatherman predicted that a low pressure area over the Bay of Bengal could bring more rains next week in Tamil Nadu …
    • How China used veto to block Bangladesh’s entry in United Nations between 1972-74 27 Nov 2020 15:38 New Delhi: China, which is trying hard to emerge as a “reliable partner” of Bangladesh, had once made relentless efforts to deny efforts by Dhaka to enter into the United Nations. The issue is once again in focus as Bangladesh celebrates 50 years of its …
    • Burger King India IPO to open on December 2: Here's all you need to know 27 Nov 2020 14:28 NEW DELHI: Burger King India is all set to open its initial public offer (IPO) on Wednesday, December 2 next week. The Rs 810 crore offer would comprise of Rs 450 crore of fresh issue and offer for sale of up to 6 crore equity shares by promoter QSR Asia …
    • India’s Economy Shrinks Sharply as Covid-19 Slams Small Businesses 27 Nov 2020 13:08 NEW DELHI — China has come roaring back from the devastation of Covid-19, and the United States, Europe and Japan are finding their feet. But the hundreds of millions of laborers and shopkeepers who keep India’s economy running still can’t find relief. …
    • Commuters face harrowing time due to traffic snarls as farmers protest continues in Delhi 27 Nov 2020 04:59 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Office-Goers and the commuters travelling to and from Delhi to NCR cities like Noida, Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Gurugram, Bahadurgarh and other areas had a harrowing day on Thursday due to massive traffic jams caused due to …
    • JuD to scale up its Kashmir campaign 26 Nov 2020 23:59 New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) The dreaded ISIs C Wing uses the Hafiz Muhammad Saeed controlled Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD)/Lashkar-e Taiba (LeT) to run point on Kashmir. The deadly prong has been dialing up on Kashmir for years and was at the vanguard of the …
    • Ontario's new COVID-19 modelling shows long-term care deaths, ICU occupancy rates continue to rise 26 Nov 2020 23:05 The latest: Ontario has released new COVID-19 modelling — the first time it has released such data since sending Toronto and Peel Region into lockdown earlier this week — that shows long-term care deaths and intensive care occupancy rates continuing to …
    • The Arabs and India 26 Nov 2020 20:38 Familiairity is not knowledge The Arabs were quite familiar with India from the pre-Islamic days. Their coastal trade route covered Gujarat, Kerala and Bengal. Much before the first military expedition under young general Muhammad Bin Qasim in 672 CE, the …
    • Delhi: 5-day door-to-door survey finds only 13,500 of 57 lakh symptomatic 26 Nov 2020 17:45 Image Source : FILE PHOTO/GOOGLE Delhi: 5-day door-to-door survey finds only 13,500 of 57 lakh symptomatic The Arvind Delhi government in Delhi has completed a door-to-door survey of over 57 lakh people. The survey found only 13,516 Covid symptomatic …
    • COVID pandemic underlined importance of integrated healthcare system: Jitendra Singh 26 Nov 2020 17:00 New Delhi: Union minister Jitendra Singh on Thursday said the coronavirus pandemic has underlined the importance of an integrated healthcare system. Delivering the keynote address at the 48th annual conference of Research Society for the Study of Diabetes …
    • Picture of economy is worrisome 26 Nov 2020 16:51 WASHINGTON — Gripped by the accelerating viral outbreak, the U.S. economy is under pressure from persistent layoffs, diminished income and nervous consumers, whose spending is needed to drive a recovery from the pandemic. A flurry of data released …
    • Uyghurs-Tibetans launch massive protests during Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi’s Tokyo visit 26 Nov 2020 11:13 NEW DELHI: The low key Japan visit of Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi was marked by vociferous protests by representatives of the Mongolian, Tibetan and Uighur communities. On November 25, a large number of people gathered outside the official residence …
    • Doorstep survey throws up 1,178 COVID-19 cases in Delhi's containment zones, densely populated area 26 Nov 2020 09:31 New Delhi: A door-to-door survey conducted under the instruction of the Centre to identify and isolate COVID-19 infected people in Delhi's containment zones and densely populated pockets threw up 1,178 positive cases with a positivity rate of 6.4 per …
    • Vietnam’s ASEAN Presidency marked by sustained focus on rule of law in South China Sea 26 Nov 2020 05:54 NEW DELHI: Vietnam, an emerging power in the Indo-Pacific region, came out with flying colours as it hosted a series of ASEAN related summits and East Asia Summit notwithstanding constraints. The Vietnam Presidency laid a roadmap for ASEAN’s future in the …
    • Cyclone Nivar live updates | Centre of storm crosses T.N., Puducherry coasts, set to weaken further in next 3 hours 26 Nov 2020 04:19 Cyclone Nivar made landfall near Puducherry, south of Chennai as a very severe cyclonic storm. The landfall that started from 11.30 pm. on Wednesday night lasted till 2.30 a.m. on Thursday. The severe cyclonic storm Nivar now lay centered over north …
    • This Is Not A Tank! A Layperson’s Guide To Armored Fighting Vehicles 25 Nov 2020 16:24 MOSCOW, RUSSIA - APRIL 29, 2019: A 2S19 Msta-S self-propelled howitzer moves along Tverskaya Street ... [+] ahead of a rehearsal of the military parade scheduled for May 9 in Moscow to mark the 74th anniversary of the Soviet victory over Nazi Germany in …
    • Mere Dad Ki Dulhan costar Shweta Tiwari mourns Varun Badola’s father's demise: May he rest in peace 25 Nov 2020 06:13 Image Source : TWITTER/@JPWAN08 Shweta Tiwari mourns Varun Badola’s father's demise Veteran actor and Varun Badola's father Vishwa Mohan Badola, who appeared in several television shows, films and was a prominent name in theatre, has passed …
    • Weather: ‘Nivar’ ratchets up as severe cyclone 25 Nov 2020 03:49 Cyclone ‘Nivar’ intensified into a severe cyclone on Tuesday night and lay over the South-West Bay of Bengal about 310 km East-South-East of Cuddalore, about 320 km east South-East of Puducherry and 380 km South-South-East of Chennai. It could intensify …
    • SDMC to set aside space for e-vehicle charging 25 Nov 2020 03:04 Land available near Rana Ki Haveli merged with the municipal corporation’s from January 10, 2019, is being used for surface parking. The civic body said that the area is a potential site in view of paid parking since commercial and residential vehicles are …
    • India Begins Pivot to East Asia 24 Nov 2020 20:18 By: Neeta Lal India is belatedly setting out to become a counterweight to China in East Asia, strengthening defense ties and forging strategic cooperation in a growing challenge to Beijing. Its latest move came earlier this month when it joined hands with …
    • Vishwa Mohan Badola passes away; a look at some of his unseen pics 24 Nov 2020 14:57 By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Updated: November 24, 2020 8:07:25 pm VM Badola with Sudha Shivpuri in an iconic image. (Source: Kalindi Badola/Instagram)Renowned thespian Vishwa Mohan Badola passed away due to age-related illness on November 24, 2020 …
    • Veteran actor and Varun Badola’s father VM Badola passes away 24 Nov 2020 14:42 Posted By: Daliya Ghose On Tuesday, 24th November 2020,06:11 Veteran actor, theatre artist and father of noted actor Varun Badola’s father Vishwa Mohan Badola passed away due to age related disease. He was 84. He is survived by three children-Varun Badola, …
    • Varun Badola 24 Nov 2020 11:02 Mere Dad Ki Dulhan actor Varun Badola's father Mr Vishwa Mohan Badola has passed away. The actor informed his followers and fans about it on social media by penning an emotional farewell letter, where he called him a legend. Praising his dad, Varun …
    • Varun Badola pens an emotional note on father VM Badola’s demise 24 Nov 2020 09:35 Written by Sana Farzeen | Mumbai | November 24, 2020 1:22:39 pm Post his father's demise, Varun Badola remembered him fondly with a heartfelt note. (Photo: Varun Badola/Instagram)Senior actor VM Badola passed away on Monday of age related issues. …
    • Delhi: Door-to-door survey at hotspots 50% complete 24 Nov 2020 05:07 A team of ASHA workers and government teachers check temperature and oxygen level of people during a 5-day door-to-door surveyNEW DELHI: The massive door-to-door survey of nearly 58 lakh people living in Covid-19 hotspots, which was started by the district …
    • IAS officer Brij Mohan Mishra appointed secretary of New Delhi Municipal Council 24 Nov 2020 03:47 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Brij Mohan Mishra, a 2008-batch IAS officer of AGMUT cadre, assumed charge as secretary of the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) on Monday. Mishra succeeded Amit Singla who had been transferred as secretary (health & …
    • For India, Myanmar Matters. But Let’s Not Forget The Cost 24 Nov 2020 02:44 For India, liberal principles of human rights, justice and democracy practically ceased to matter in its relationship with Myanmar as far back as in the early 1990s. This happened after New Delhi flagged off its ‘Look East Policy’ to build stronger …
    • Delhi: Radar to predict how much rain is likely in your area 24 Nov 2020 00:42 New Delhi: An experimental radar-based rainfall estimating system has been developed by India Meteorological Department (IMD) to not only alert people about the possibility of rain in their area, but also predict the amount of rainfall in a particular …
    • Temperature dips in north India; 3 states in south brace for severe cyclone 23 Nov 2020 17:58 New Delhi: A large part of the plains in Kashmir experienced the season's first snowfall on Monday as the mercury dipped in most parts of northern India, with Delhi coming under the grip of a cold wave where minimum temperature dropped to 6.3 degrees …
    • Watch: Terrifying video of jogger's narrow escape from speeding train 23 Nov 2020 15:51 By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | November 23, 2020 8:40:48 pm As per the Network Rail website, up to 121 trains per day pass over Ridgway Path level crossing at high speeds.A jogger wearing headphones was nearly hit by a train when he crossed the railway …
    • Weather: IMD issues severe cyclone warning to TN, Puducherry 23 Nov 2020 10:53 India Meteorological Department (IMD) has upgraded the tropical threat to Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts from a cyclone to severe cyclone, with a causative depression developing traction over the South-West and adjoining South-East Bay of Bengal and …
    • A better bromance? How a Biden admin could boost India’s economy 23 Nov 2020 10:26 Mumbai, India – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been heaping congratulations on US President-elect Joe Biden. On Wednesday, the two leaders had their first phone call since Biden emerged victorious in the race for the White House. On November 8 – a …
    • Weather: Tamil Nadu, Puducherry coasts on cyclone alert 23 Nov 2020 06:49   Sunday’s well-marked low-pressure area over the South-West Bay of Bengal has intensified into a depression that could intensify twice over by tomorrow (Tuesday) morning into a cyclone eyeing the Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coasts between Karaikal and …
    • Office leasing picks up but full recovery looks distant 23 Nov 2020 03:30 Companies have gradually begun to hire more space, but the office sizes are smaller while some large occupants are adopting the hub-and-spoke model, wherein a large office is complemented by smaller satellite workspaces to make them more accessible to …
    • ExplainSpeaking: What's driving Indian economy's growth worries 23 Nov 2020 02:53 Written by Udit Misra , Edited by Explained Desk | New Delhi | November 23, 2020 7:51:17 am If this economy grows at an average annual rate of just 5 per cent (instead of 8 per cent) from Year 3 onwards, then it will take more than three years to reach the …
    • India-China Cultural Relations Thrive in the Time of Border Conflict 22 Nov 2020 11:34 It was a virtual ceremony of a different kind in Puducherry in the southern part of India, on October 26 this year. Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy and the Chinese Ambassador to India, Sun Weidong, jointly inaugurated the XuFancheng Culture Study …
    • 20 injured as UP roadways bus collides with tree in Delhi's New Friends Colony 21 Nov 2020 13:53 Image Source : ANI 20 injured as UP roadways bus collides with tree in Delhi's New Friends Colony At least 20 people were injured after an Uttar Pradesh Roadways bus collided with a tree in Delhi. The incident was reported in the wee hours of Saturday, …
    • Delhi: 22 people injured after bus rams into tree in New Friends Colony 21 Nov 2020 05:23 The bus rammed into a roadside tree (Source: Twitter/ Mahender Singh Manral)Twenty-two people were injured when an Uttar Pradesh Roadways bus rammed into a roadside tree in South-East Delhi’s New Friends Colony on Saturday early morning. Twelve victims …
    • Market associations blame vendors in meet with CM 21 Nov 2020 01:21 Written by Ananya Tiwari | New Delhi | November 21, 2020 5:24:45 am People throng a market in New Delhi on November 12, 2020. (AP Photo: Manish Swarup)Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal held a meeting with various members of market associations in the city …
    • Our model of partnership does not lead to ‘indebtedness’: India 20 Nov 2020 21:46 NEW DELHI: India on Thursday used the United Nations platform to send a subtle message on the Chinese development partnership model that results in huge debts and juxtaposed it with its own model of partnership that does not lead to ‘indebtedness.’ At a UN …
    • Let's dial down the anger, says British author of new book set during Partition 20 Nov 2020 14:00 LONDON: UK-based author Marina Wheeler, whose new book set against the backdrop of Partition in 1947 hits the shelves in India on Friday, wants to promote a better understanding of different perspectives of a difficult chapter in the shared British and …
    • COVID-19: Containment zones rise to over 4,550 in Delhi amid surge in cases 20 Nov 2020 13:17 By PTI NEW DELHI: Amid a surge in COVID-19 cases, the number of containment zones has gone up to over 4,550 in the national capital, with the maximum 743 in southwest district and the lowest 148 in northeast district. According to official data, six …
    • Explained: Why has Harry Styles angered right-wingers and gender conformists? 20 Nov 2020 07:36 Written by Ektaa Malik , Edited by Explained Desk | New Delhi | Updated: November 20, 2020 11:24:37 am British pop-star Harry Styles features in the December edition of Vogue. (Instagram/voguemagazine)Singer, songwriter and music composer Harry Styles …
    • Google enters airport retail through tie up with startup Airbuy 20 Nov 2020 05:13 MUMBAI: Google is making a global entry into airport retail through a tie-up with an e-commerce start-up that will provide services in six Indian airports. Under the tie-up, Google’s digital wallet platform Google Pay will onboard the startup Airbuy’s Spot …
    • The Crown and the assassination of Lord Mountbatten: fact or fiction? 19 Nov 2020 12:14 The new series of The Crown, Netflix’s hit drama about the British royal family, begins with an episode featuring one of the most shocking episodes of the Troubles: the killing of Lord Louis Mountbatten, in August 1979, at Mullaghmore, in Co Sligo. There …
    • COVID-19: ICMR to collect 8K more samples from Delhi for RT-PCR tests 18 Nov 2020 22:57 Over 58 lakh people in the national capital live in ‘high-risk’ areas: govt. data Following Home Minister Amit Shah’s meeting on Sunday with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the Delhi government has received ventilators and bilevel positive airway …
    • Have we reached peak London? 18 Nov 2020 16:54 Even before Britain entered the second wave of Covid-19 and England was locked down again, you might have noticed that something was wrong with London – specifically central London. But you might not. Because to do so you would have had to go into the …
    • Japan’s decision to release Fukushima radioactive water into sea will cause disease along Asian coastal belt: experts 18 Nov 2020 15:12 By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: November 18, 2020 7:31:25 pm Japanese authorities have said the water would be diluted before being released and it would only contain only tritium.Japan’s decision to release radioactive contaminated water from its wrecked …
    • Impact of Quad 'Diluted' by RCEP as China’s Economic Clout Recognised: Ex-Indian Foreign Secretary 18 Nov 2020 11:23 Asia & Pacific 10:52 GMT 18.11.2020Get short URL India’s External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar has emphatically slammed “unfair” trade practises in the name of openness a day after the RCEP was finalised among 10 ASEAN countries and their five free …
    • M&M extends rally for third day; co to invest Rs 100 crore in Telangana 18 Nov 2020 10:15 NEW DELHI: Shares of Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) extended gains for the third straight session on Wednesday after the company on Tuesday said it will manufacture its new tractor series K2 exclusively at its Zaheerabad facility in Telangana, where it …
    • Wet spell today for South TN, Kerala, Lakshadweep 18 Nov 2020 06:48 Southern parts of Tamil Nadu continued to be in focus this morning, with the Regional Meteorological Centre, Chennai, locating intense convective clouds Kanniyakumari, Natham and Tiruchendur in South Tamil Nadu with the potential to cause heavy rainfall. …
    • India to export 3.5-4 million tonnes of wheat to neighbouring countries till March if govt extends export subsidy 18 Nov 2020 06:25 New Delhi: India is likely to export 3.5 to 4 million tonnes of wheat to the neighbouring South East Asian and West Asian countries till March, compared to the 0.18 million tonne in the previous year, if the government extends an export subsidy, said the …
    • Naval drills in the Indian Ocean give bite to the anti-China “Quad” 17 Nov 2020 17:02 Nov 17th 2020 AMERICAN AIRCRAFT-CARRIERS have not always been welcome in the Indian Ocean. In 1971, during a war between India and Pakistan, America sailed the USS Enterprise into the Bay of Bengal to intimidate India. Decades later, the slight has not …
    • Mahindra & Mahindra to manufacture K2 tractor series in Telangana 17 Nov 2020 08:48 NEW DELHI: Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd ( M& M) on Tuesday said it will manufacture its new tractor series K2 exclusively at its Zaheerabad facility in Telangana, where it will bring incremental investments of Rs 100 crore and double employment in the …
    • Weather: Heavy rain bands move to southern parts of Tamil Nadu 17 Nov 2020 06:19 Satellite pictures this (Tuesday) morning showed intimidating clusters of rain clouds converging over South Coastal Tamil Nadu with the Regional Meteorological Centre in Chennai warning that these intense convective clouds have the potential to cause …
    • Countries joined hands in year 2020 to combat climate change, COVID-19: Dr Harsh Vardhan 16 Nov 2020 14:21 NEW DELHI: Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Monday said that the current year 2020 has been the year of collaborative action in which countries joined hands to combat various challenges including climate change and COVID-19 pandemic while …
    • Weather: Twin troughs seen driving up rain in South India 16 Nov 2020 13:18 The North-East monsoon received a further leg up with the formation of a secondary trough from the Maldives to the South-East Arabian Sea off the Kerala coast on Monday that joined a prevailing one originating from around the same area as the former, but …
    • India objects to proposed clause on military drills in Asean code 16 Nov 2020 11:40 New Delhi: India has expressed its reservations against China's latest move to push the Association of South East Asian Nations (Asean) to insert certain clauses in the proposed Code of Conduct on South China Sea (SCS) which could eventually bar India …
    • Coronavirus live news: Russia reports worst daily increase; German chancellor to push for tougher curbs 16 Nov 2020 10:49 5.42am EST 05:42 Iran suffers worst daily caseload increase Iran has reported its greatest daily increase in infections, with another 13,053 recorded, while 486 more people died over 24 hours, the country’s health ministry has said. The government has said …
    • Three civic bodies carry out drives to clear waste in Delhi 16 Nov 2020 04:23 A north corporation official said that around 5,500 tonnes of waste was transported to dhalaos till evening. Of this, 5-7% was waste from crackersNEW DELHI: A day after Diwali, the three municipal corporations carried out special drives on Sunday morning …
    • Asia-Pacific nations ink world’s biggest free trade agreement 16 Nov 2020 02:17 After 15 Asia-Pacific countries on Sunday signed what is being billed as the world’s largest free trade deal, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) said the pact was open for accession by New Delhi, and the members will start talks …
    • New world orders: What Biden means for the rest of us 16 Nov 2020 02:00 European leaders have spent their summer hoping and praying Trump would be a one-term wonder. Yet he has arguably been a force for some good on the continent by forcing some of its wealthiest nations to lift their lacklustre contributions to the crucial …
    • Disengagement 2.0: China plays buffer zone trick, India might lose 8 km in Fingers region    15 Nov 2020 14:31 Disengagement 2.0 between China and India in eastern Ladakh, coincidentally reported a day after the Bihar Assembly election results, mentions a proposal of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) to pull back from Finger 4 to Finger 8 (mountain spurs), located …
    • Weather | North-East monsoon active over South Peninsula 15 Nov 2020 12:12 Chengalpattu district in Tamil Nadu received the heaviest of rainfall during the 24 hours ending on Sunday morning even as rain and thunderstorms targeted Chennai and adjoining Coastal Andhra Pradesh on Sunday with the North-East monsoon entering an …
    • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal nominates 11 MLAs as chairpersons of district development committees 15 Nov 2020 11:27 By PTI NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has nominated 10 AAP MLAs and a BJP MLA as chairpersons of district development committees, officials said. An order for nominations of committee chairpersons in 11 districts in Delhi was issued by …
    • India expresses concern over South China Sea development & calls for respecting territorial integrity 15 Nov 2020 10:37 New Delhi: India on Saturday expressed concerns over incidents and actions in the South China Sea (SCS) that erode trust in the region and emphasised on the importance of adhering to international law, respecting territorial integrity and sovereignty, and …
    • Tamil Nadu braces to take hostile rain bands on its chin 15 Nov 2020 06:57 Intense convective clouds are hovering over Chennai, Thiruvallur, Ranipet, Kanchipuram, Chengelpattu, Villupuram, Tiruvannamalai, Kallakuruchi, Cuddalore and Ramanathapuram districts, the Regional Meteorological Centre, Chennai, said this (Sunday) morning. …
    • At 15th East Asia Summit, Jaishankar brings up territorial integrity & sovereignty again 14 Nov 2020 20:50 Written by Shubhajit Roy | New Delhi | November 15, 2020 1:02:25 am External Affairs Minister S JaishankarIn a clear signal to China, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday emphasised the importance of adhering to international law, “respecting …
    • Delhi crime: Businessman robbed in front of his family at gunpoint at Sarai Kale Khan 13 Nov 2020 12:31 Image Source : VIDEO GRAB Delhi crime: Businessman robbed in front of his family at gunpoint at Sarai Kale Khan  A 39-year-old businessman was robbed of his valuables and cash in southeast Delhi's Sarai Kale Khan area. The incident took place on the …