PSUs stocks turn show stoppers, up 79% from pandemic-lows
  • PSUs stocks turn show stoppers, up 79% from pandemic-lows(20:24)

    Mumbai, March 3 (IANS) As the stock market has largely been on a bull run since hitting the decadal lows around a year ago, stocks of public sector undertakings (PSU) were among the ones which held the torch during the rally and have given strong returns.

I-T raids B-Town's Anurag Kashyap, Tapsee, Vikas Bahl (2nd Ld)
  • I-T raids B-Town's Anurag Kashyap, Tapsee, Vikas Bahl (2nd Ld)(20:08)

    Mumbai, March 3 (IANS) In a massive action against some big Bollywood personalities, the Income Tax Department on Wednesday carried out searches at over 30 locations in Mumbai and Pune, including the premises of noted film director Anurag Kashyap, actor Taapsee Pannu, filmmaker Vikas Bahl, and executives of Kwann Talent management.

Cheeky Goa police ad offers 'sea view prison' for drug abusers
India cricketers unwind with board, card games in bio-bubble
  • India cricketers unwind with board, card games in bio-bubble(19:10)
    By Khurram Habib

    Ahmedabad, March 3 (IANS) Members of the Indian cricket team who have stuck to their hotel-to-practice routine here, just like they did in Australia recently, are unwinding in the team room at a five-star hotel here, playing games like Uno, a card game, carrom, table tennis, Playstation, and watching movies etc.

'Those who can afford should get vaccinated in pvt hospitals'
LS, RS TV channels merged into Sansad TV
  • LS, RS TV channels merged into Sansad TV(12:52)

    New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) The government on Tuesday said that it has merged two Parliament channels -- Lok Sabha TV and the Rajya Sabha TV, which will now be called Sansad TV.

Tunnel trends catching up in Jaipur but for wrong reasons!
New AI tool brings old photos to life
  • New AI tool brings old photos to life(16:38)

    San Francisco, March 1 (IANS) What if you could make your late grandfather in an old photo look up and smile at you? This and numerous other possibilities have intrigued social media users after discovering an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered service called Deep Nostalgia that animates the faces in still photos.

Suu Kyi in court 1st time since military coup (Ld)
  • Suu Kyi in court 1st time since military coup (Ld)(16:20)
    By Subir Bhaumik

    Kolkata, March 1 (IANS) Myanmar's tallest leader Aung San Suu Kyi, denied a second tenure in power by a military takeover on February 1, faced court on Monday through a video link, her lawyer Khin Maung Zaw said.

'One jab of either Pfizer or Oxford-AstraZeneca offers 90% protection'
'China hit Mumbai with blackout as troops clashed in Ladakh last year'
IAF precision strike to mark 2 yrs of Balakot ops
On the trail of 12 Indian fugitives who fled to London
  • On the trail of 12 Indian fugitives who fled to London(18:54)

    New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) At a time when a British court has ordered the extradition of diamantaire Nirav Modi to India to stand trial in a Rs 13,500 crore bank fraud after dismissing arguments of his "mental health concerns," saying they are not unusual in a man in his circumstances, while that of billionaire Vijay Mallya, also accused of financial crimes, hangs in the balance, a new book delves into 12 extraordinary cases over seven decades that have seen London emerge as a safe haven for those who want to escape the law in India and unravels the legal quagmire that has caused much debate in Her Majesty's courts - and consternation in New Delhi's corridors of power.

Both Bhutto Sahib and Benazir were firm believers that Kashmir can't be left in the hands of the generals
US condemns LoC infiltration, expects Pak's 'constructive role' (Ld)
Social media platforms need to remove offending content within 36 hrs of govt order
Nirav Modi 2nd high profile fugitive to lose extradition battle
  • Nirav Modi 2nd high profile fugitive to lose extradition battle(20:20)

    New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) After fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi faced a setback on Thursday after a UK court ordered his extradition in connection with the Rs 13,500 crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam case, it became the second major order that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has managed to secure from the overseas court months after now defunct Kingfisher Airlines founder Vijay Mallya lost his appeal too.

'G-23' vs Rahul loyalists: Congress rift opens up again
  • 'G-23' vs Rahul loyalists: Congress rift opens up again(19:58)

    New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi was attacked by the BJP for his "north-south" remark but he also faced surprise criticism from within his party with the 'G-23' dissenters waiting for the right time to attack him and it came after his speech in Kerala.

'Lack' of spectrum major issue before 5G rollout (IANS Exclusive Part-2)
  • 'Lack' of spectrum major issue before 5G rollout (IANS Exclusive Part-2)(17:38)
    By Rajnish Singh

    New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) As the stage is almost set for selective rollout of 5G (fifth generation) mobile network technology in India by 2021-end, the Telecom Ministry is facing insufficiency of spectrum with the defence and space sectors seeking nearly half of the spectrum.

How is Covid vaccine safety ensured? (First Person, IANS Exclusive)
Inspired by Bollywood, Majhi's syndicate used Rs 20 note as signal to smuggle coal
  • Inspired by Bollywood, Majhi's syndicate used Rs 20 note as signal to smuggle coal(18:34)
    By Anand Singh

    Kolkata/New Delhi/Dhanbad, Feb 24 (IANS) The story of absconding coal mafia kingpin Anup Majhi aka Lala, who is named in the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) FIR in an illegal coal smuggling case seems to be inspired from a Bollywood crime thriller where the role of Rs 20 note becomes instrumental in the safe passage of trucks laden with coal, officers related to probe said on Wednesday.

BJP to take suggestions from 2 cr people for Bengal manifesto
Vax for 60+, comorbid people from March 1, free at govt centres
  • Vax for 60+, comorbid people from March 1, free at govt centres(16:12)

    New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Announcing the third phase of vaccination against Covid-19 pandemic from March 1, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said people above 60 and those above 45 years of age with comorbidities will be vaccinated free of cost at government hospitals.

Tiger Woods seriously injured in violent car crash on steep LA road (3rd Ld)
Indian Navy, Coast Guard feeding stranded Rohingyas, but no rescue yet (Ld)
  • Indian Navy, Coast Guard feeding stranded Rohingyas, but no rescue yet (Ld)(15:38)
    By Subir Bhaumik

    Kolkata, Feb 23 (IANS) The Indian Navy and Coast Guard personnel have been feeding and providing medical attention to a group of 90 Rohingya refugees and three Bangladesh crewmen on a boat that was stranded on high seas after it drifted into India's territorial waters on Monday.

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