Sri Lankan killed by mob in Sialkot had 'apologised for misunderstanding'

New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Two key suspects have "confessed" to the police of their involvement in the torture and killing of a Sri Lankan factory manager in Sialkot, The News reported.


J&K LG reviews Covid situation

Srinagar, Dec 4 (IANS) J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Saturday reviewed the Covid-19 situation in J&K and discussed the preventive measures to be implemented against the emerging scenario.

Afghans overtake Syrians to become biggest asylum seekers in EU

New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Afghans lodged more than 17,000 asylum applications in the EU in September, up from 10,000 in August and nearly twice as many as Syrians. This made Afghanistan by far the main country of origin, which Syria had been for seven years until July, the European As...


Relief for coastal Andhra as cyclonic storm 'Jawad' weakens

Visakhapatnam, Dec 4 (IANS) People in north coastal Andhra Pradesh heaved a sigh of relief on Saturday as the cyclonic storm 'Jawad' over west-central Bay of Bengal weakened into deep depression and headed towards Odisha coast after changing its course.


Family of IAF officer donates his mortal remains to Raj medical College

Jaipur, Dec 4 (IANS) The family members of Wing Commander late Rajendra Kumar Sharda donated his mortal remains to the SMS Medical College in Jaipur on Saturday, as per the last wish of the veteran Indian Air Force officer, said Lt Col Amitabh Sharma, PRO Defence, Rajasthan.


Militant attack foiled in B'desh; top JMB leader among 5 held

Dhaka, Dec 4 (IANS) A major militant attack was foiled in Bangladesh following the arrest of five persons affiliated to the banned outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), officials said on Saturday, adding that IEDs and bomb making materials were also recovered.

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Globalisation is crucial to create a stronger justice system: Tushar Mehta

Sonipat, Dec 4 (IANS) Tushar Mehta, Solicitor General of India and Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, speaking at the valedictory session of the three-day Global Law Schools' Summit on the theme "The Present and Future of Global Legal Education" said globalisation in the last ...


Ransomware group hits 49 critical infrastructure firms in US

Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) A ransomware group from Cuba has hit "49 entities in five critical infrastructure sectors" in the US and made at least $43.9 million in ransom payments.


India's Apr-Nov agricultural, processed food exports up 13%

New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Indias exports of agricultural and processed food products rose by more than 13 per cent during the first eight months of the current fiscal on a year-on-year basis.


Saudi Arabia, France agree to strengthen cooperation

Riyadh, Dec 5 (IANS) Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud on Saturday met with visiting French President Emmanuel Macron in Jeddah, where they agreed to strengthen cooperation between the two countries.



Andre Russell has been amazing: Deccan Gladiators' skipper Riaz

Abu Dhabi, Dec 5 (IANS) West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell has played amazing cricket for the newly crowned Abu Dhabi T10 champions Deccan Gladiators, its skipper Wahab Riaz said.


Upasana adopts pair of Asiatic lions at Hyderabad Zoo

Hyderabad, Dec 4 (IANS) Tollywood actor Ram Charan's wife Upasana Kamineni Konidela has adopted a pair of Asiatic lions at the Nehru Zoological Park here.


Vinod Dua passes away at 67; he made Hindi television cool and street food sexy

New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The pioneering and anti-establishment television journalist, and a walking encyclopaedia on India's culinary secrets, Vinod Dua, passed away on Saturday, months after he lost his wife, the well-known radiologist Padmavati 'Chinna' Dua, during the peak of the ...


K-pop superband BTS opens LA stop of Jingle Ball Tour

Seoul, Dec 4 (IANS) South Korean superband BTS has taken the opening stage for the Los Angeles stop of this year's iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour, the largest year-end radio show in the United States, the group's agency has said.

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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.


Taking probiotics may improve nausea, vomiting in pregnancy

New York, Dec 4 (IANS) Probiotics may significantly improve the symptoms of pregnancy-related nausea, vomiting and constipation, finds a new study.


Christie's December design sales

New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANSlife) Christie's New York announced a series of Design sales in December, featuring an unparalleled selection of masterworks by major names in twentieth- and twenty-first-century art, architecture, and design.

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