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    A Joe Biden biography to warm the heart
    • A Joe Biden biography to warm the heart(19:38)

      New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) The timing couldnt be more perfect. "Joe Biden: American Dreamer" (Bloomsbury) is a concise, brilliant and incisive examination of the US President-elect and his lifelong quest for the White House by National Book Award winner and New Yorker staff writer Evan Osnos.

    Punjab Police SI serves food to farmers on Singhu border
    • Punjab Police SI serves food to farmers on Singhu border(18:46)

      New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) : While the protests against the new farm laws entered their eighth day on Thursday, a police official from the Punjab Police was seen doing 'seva' (serving food) at the langar at Delhi's Singhu Border.

    Bad boys of Bengal's illegal coal-mining syndicate
    • Bad boys of Bengal's illegal coal-mining syndicate(16:12)

      Kolkata, Dec 3 (IANS) With the federal investigation agencies carrying out marathon raids to nab nefarious elements, the spotlight turned on the illegal coal mining empire in West Bengal's infamous Raniganj-Asansol belt that remained a hotbed of illegitimate operations of coal for over four decades.

    Once dreaded 'queen of outlaws' Phoolan now a 'veerangana' (IANS Special)
    India's readiness prompts China to scramble for high-altitude gear
    • India's readiness prompts China to scramble for high-altitude gear(13:56)

      New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) China is making last minute efforts to make emergency procurements of high-altitude gear and clothing for its troops as they were caught unaware with India's readiness for the harsh winter atop the Eastern Ladkah heights -- that has been the bone of contention between the two Asian majors.

    Imran faces bouncer barrage as NextGen women leaders mount fierce attack
    Spending long time on phone not bad for mental health: Study
    Indian SaaS firms may clock $20bn in revenue by 2022: Report
    • Indian SaaS firms may clock $20bn in revenue by 2022: Report(18:02)

      Bengaluru, Dec 1 (IANS) Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) companies like Zoho, Druva, Icertis and Freshworks have field the innovation in India, with SaaS firms poised to reach between $18 to $20 billion in revenue by 2022, a new report forecast on Tuesday.

    We shouldn't underestimate India's contribution to world cricket: ICC boss
    • We shouldn't underestimate India's contribution to world cricket: ICC boss(13:44)

      New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) should not underestimate the contribution that India -- a country of 1.3 billion people and companies based there provide financial support to the world body -- makes to world cricket, said new ICC chairman Gregor John Barclay on Monday. He, however, doesn't subscribe to the 'Big Three' formula that the Indian cricket board initiated a few years ago.

    Study explains why Covid-19 can cause silent hypoxia