Throw-downs to batters & tips to wicketkeepers, MSD moves into his new role
  • Throw-downs to batters & tips to wicketkeepers, MSD moves into his new role(13:28)

    Dubai, Oct 23 (IANS) Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni seems to have transitioned smoothly into the role of mentor of the Virat Kohli-led side during the ICC T20 World Cup, as the veteran cricketer was seen giving throw-downs to the players ahead of the 'Super 12' game against Pakistan here on Sunday (October 24).

Demand pickup, infra creation to grow logistics sector
New whistleblower accuses FB of 'profits' over fighting hate speech
Rain effect on relatively less area on tomato, onion crops: Govt data
Farmers open service road at Ghazipur border closed for 11 months
  • Farmers open service road at Ghazipur border closed for 11 months(17:04)

    New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Farmers protesting on the Ghazipur border at Delhi for the last 11 months against the three farm laws enacted by the Centre last year, have started to open the service lane to ease the traffic. They said it is the police who have closed the road and not them. Farmers belonging to the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) on Thursday started removing the tents built on the service road to start the traffic movement.

Evergrande shares fall as China's biggest corporate failure looms
  • Evergrande shares fall as China's biggest corporate failure looms(16:58)

    New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Shares in struggling Chinese property giant Evergrande have fallen sharply after plans to offload a stake in one of its units for $2.6 billion fell through, casting further doubt over whether it can avert the countrys biggest ever corporate failure, The Guardian reported.

Superman colourist quits DC Comics after superhero's bisexual outing
Bitcoin may touch $100,000 per coin by 2021 end: Experts
  • Bitcoin may touch $100,000 per coin by 2021 end: Experts(10:46)

    New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Despite uncertainties and high volatility surrounding it, Bitcoin has crossed $65,000 per coin for the first time and according to industry experts, the most sought-after cryptocurrency may touch the $100,000 mark by the end of this year.

China's inhalable Covid vax may boost antibodies 300-fold
Bhupesh Baghel emerges on top in race for best Chief Minister
Won't accept Centre's decision on BSF's jurisdiction: Punjab CM
  • Won't accept Centre's decision on BSF's jurisdiction: Punjab CM(16:54)

    Chandigarh, Oct 18 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Channi on Monday said his government will not accept the Centre's decision to expand the BSF's jurisdiction from existing 15 km from the border to 50 km, as this is "against the spirit of federalism".

66% rise in built-up areas in Mumbai in 3 decades leading to heat stress
Top 10 hackers behind $5.2 bn worth ransomware attacks in Bitcoin
Drone warfare is a new challenge, we are capable to handle it: NSG DG
E-com players log $4.6 bn sales in India festive week, Flipkart leads
20 DU colleges to get principals soon (IANS Impact)
Bitcoin could cause the next financial crash
Dravid likely to be interim coach of Team India for home series vs Kiwis: Reports
Desperate TRF militants out to destroy Kashmir again
  • Desperate TRF militants out to destroy Kashmir again(12:54)

    New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) The Resistance Front, which announced its arrival on October 12, 2019, online via encrypted chat platform Telegram, is once again in the spotlight after killing five innocent civilians, including four members of minority communities, in Kashmir last week.

Islamabad rife with speculation as notification for ISI chief delayed
  • Islamabad rife with speculation as notification for ISI chief delayed(11:30)

    New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) The confusion over the delayed notification for the appointment of the new Director General of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (IS) may get resolved shortly as a meeting between the top civil and military leadership is expected to take place imminently, Dawn reported.

Facebook 'lied' to its Oversight Board repeatedly: Whistleblower
  • Facebook 'lied' to its Oversight Board repeatedly: Whistleblower(10:08)

    San Francisco, Oct 12 (IANS) Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen has alleged that the social network 'lied' to its independent Oversight Board repeatedly. The board has now invited her to meet and discuss her experiences and gather more information about her accusations against the social media platform.

Raj govt may withdraw controversial Child Marriage Registration Bill
Sports minister questions Hockey India's decision to withdraw from 2022 CWG
Global cues push up energy crisis in India, govt looks to step up generation
Durga Puja in Kolkata takes centre stage of political debate
  • Durga Puja in Kolkata takes centre stage of political debate(12:56)

    Kolkata, Oct 10 (IANS) Durga Puja in Kolkata has taken the centre stage of political debate after the party in opposition, BJP, threatened to call for a social boycott alleging that the goddess has been disrespected by the organiser of this puja.