IPL 2022: Kohli, Rohit, Dhoni, Pant retained; Rashid, Rahul & Hardik released ahead of mega auction (ld)

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, MS Dhoni, and Rishabh were retained by respective franchies -- Royal Challengers Bangalore, Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings and...

Women take to the streets in Gwadar for the first time

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Hundreds of women have taken to the streets in Gwadar, the coastal city of Balochistan which is known as the centre of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), to protest against illegal trawling, unnecessary security check posts, water crisis and other issu...


Blanket travel bans will not prevent int'l spread of Omicron variant: WHO

Geneva, Dec 1 (IANS) The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that blanket travel bans will not prevent the international spread of the Covid-19 Omicron variant, even as dozens of countries have already introduced such restrictions.


Both western, eastern coasts to see rain as cyclones brew: IMD

New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) A low pressure area off Maharashtra coast is likely to bring rainfall over India's western coast and north Maharashtra, and Gujarat starting from Wednesday while a low pressure over south Thailand is likely to emerge as a cyclonic storm over the east coast on...


Celebrations break out at Parag Agrawal's birthplace Ajmer

Ajmer, Nov 30 (IANS) There are gala celebrations going on in Ajmer ever since news came of Parag Agrawal becoming the new CEO of Twitter.


Sri Lanka with Chinese debt would end up just like Uganda: Ex-Army Commander

Colombo, Dec 1 (IANS) Sarath Fonseka, Sri Lanka's former Army Commander and Presidential candidate, has warned that Sri Lanka which has fallen into Chinas debt trap would end up like Uganda, which had to give away their only international airport to China.

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Army Base Workshops modernisation 'plagued by administrative inefficiency': CAG report

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Modernisation of Army Base Workshops was plagued by administrative inefficiency and delays in the decision to execute the modernisation project, either on turnkey basis or through a combination of procurement and others, the Comptroller and Auditor General f...


Mirpur Genocide of 1947: The ghost town of PoK

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The genocide of 1947 in Mirpur, Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK), revealed the satanic face of the Pakistan army and its deception and cheating character, which is now being revealed to the world as its standard USP.


Coal, petroleum products' production fuel Oct core industry growth (Ld)

New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Healthy productions of coal, petroleum products as well as eased Covid restrictions lifted the growth of India's eight major industries in October on a year-on-year and sequential basis.



Moscow, Dec 1 (IANS) Russian Ambassador to the US, Anatoly Antonov has said that Washington is intentionally distorting the facts regarding the expulsion of Russian diplomats.



2nd Test: India A restrict South Africa to 233/7 on Day 1

Bloemfontein, Dec 1 (IANS) Putting up an excellent performance with the ball, India A restricted South Africa to 233/7 at the end of Day 1 of the second four-day Test match, here on Tuesday.


'Mission Shakti' to sensitive men about women's rights

Lucknow, Nov 30 (INAS) 'Mission Shakti', the flagship campaign of the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh, is moving beyond empowering the women and is now working towards creating gender equality, sensitising men and making them aware of the rights of women.


Vicky-Katrina wedding: Groom to stay at Raja Mansingh suite, bride at Rani Padmavati suite

Jaipur, Nov 30 (IANS) Preparations for the much-hyped marriage between Bollywood stars Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif have begun at the Six Senses Fort Barwara located in Sawai Madhopur district in Rajasthan.


Richa Chadha recounts her 'Inside Edge 3' character's journey

Mumbai, Nov 30 (IANS) Richa Chadha, who plays the character of Zarina, a fading actress in 'Inside Edge 3', feels that it's the nuances and deeper layers of her character that have kept it relevant over the course of the show's journey.

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Ayushmann Khurrana, Vaani Kapoor promote ‘Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui’ in unique style

New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) On I-Day eve, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, speaking exclusively to IANS just days after his government's decision on Article 370 noted how he was troubled and saddened by the fact that the 73rd Amendment to the Constitution pertaining to Panchayati Raj institutions did not apply to Jammu and Kashmir. He said that in the last few years, panchayats in Jammu and Kashmir got more powers to work towards peoples progress and various subjects transferred to panchayats under the 73rd Amendment were transferred to panchayats of Jammu and Kashmir.


Twitter suffers outage for web users in India amid new CEO buzz

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Twitter on Tuesday faced an outage mostly for its web users in India as they reported problems in gaining access to its website. The outage came as the micro-blogging platform was abuzz with posts on its new Indian-origin CEO Parag Agrawal, who was earlier t...


Glaucoma, a leading cause of irreversible blindness

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANSlife) Have you ever faced eye redness? Or have witnessed blurry or foggy vision? Or experiencing halos around lights? Or nausea and vomiting are very common for you. You may well be suffering from Glaucoma which needs immediate attention.

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