TOP STORIES

Actress Ananya Panday grilled by NCB for second day, summoned again

Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) For the second consecutive day, Bollywood actress Ananya Panday was on Friday grilled by a team of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), for over 3 hours, in connectio...

China suspends 5 airlines after Covid cases on flights

Beijing, Oct 22 (IANS) The Civil Aviation Administration of China has suspended five Chinese and international airlines after Covid-19 cases were reported on flights, Samaa TV reported on Friday.

RESET AFTER PANDEMIC

Snapdeal lauds man who facilitated 64 registrations for Covid vax

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Even as India celebrates reaching a milestone of 100 crore Covid vaccine doses, Snapdeal co-founder and COO Rohit Bansal on Friday lauded a man who facilitated 64 registrations for the vaccine on the CoWin portal.

National

K'taka to develop 'Super 30' engineering colleges

Bengaluru, Oct 23 (IANS) With an aim to develop 'Super 30' engineering colleges by taking up one college in each district of Karnataka, a committee will be formed to work towards providing quality teaching in every district, and to meet industry requirements.

FOCUS

Claim of juvenility can be raised even after conviction, says SC

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday said it is a settled law that juvenile claims can be raised even post-conviction and also before the top court.

INDIA ABROAD

Sri Lanka to allow inter-provincial movement from Nov 1

Colombo, Oct 22 (IANS) After nearly three months of travel restrictions, Sri Lanka on Friday decided to allow inter-provincial public movements from November 1 amidst health officials warning of the spread of new Delta-plus variant.

100 cr vax answer to every question raised on India's ability: PM Modi
T20 World Cup: It's going to be a real dogfight, says Hayden on India v Pakistan
One falls to death as fire breaks out in 61-storey Mumbai building

INSIGHT

Abolish consumer fora if you don't want to fill vacancies: SC to govt

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday slammed the government over the delay in appointment of presidents and members in consumer fora, saying if it is not keen on filling up vacancies to allow full-fledged functioning, then it can do away with the fora.

DEEP-DIVE

SEBI streamlines grievance redressal system, to benefit clients

Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) In order to further enhance the effectiveness of Investor Grievance Redressal System and Arbitration Mechanism at the stock exchanges, the Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has mandated that clients getting favorable orders on their complaint against ma...

BUSINESS

RIL's Q2FY22 YoY net profit jumps 46% to Rs 15,479 cr

Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) Conglomerate Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) on Friday reported a rise of 46 per cent growth in its year-on-year consolidated net profit for the quarter ended September 30, 2021.

INTERNATIONAL

Global labour union urges EU to widen antitrust probe against Amazon

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) After the US, fresh voices are now being raised in the European Union (EU) to widen its probe into anti-competition practices of Amazon after it was accused of allegedly copying popular products and manipulating search results to boost its own brands in Indi...

TOP PICS

SPORTS

T20 WC: Will try to be competitive against India, Pak; says Namibia coach De Bruyn

Sharjah, Oct 23 (IANS) After a historic win over Ireland, Namibia coach Pierre de Bruyn on Friday said that facing teams like India, Pakistan and New Zealand in the ongoing T20 Men's World Cup will be a great experience for his players and they will try to be as competitive as they ...

SHOWCASE

Ghalib's compassion, plurality is critical for our times: Najeeb Jung (IANS Interview)

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) This truly is the outcome of a lifetime of devotion to the work of Mirza Ghalib from the time Najeeb Jungs mother recited his poetry to him to the time his daughters helped him with the translation by finding the closest words to do justice to the original.

Spotlight

Reincarnating images in ruins

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) He may have left his dusty hometown of Bhiwani in Haryana decades back, but there is something about the city that refuses to part with him.

ENTERTAINMENT

'Rust' shooting accident: Baldwin tweets his 'shock', union says prop gun had 'live round'

Santa Fe (US), Oct 22 (IANS) On a day when Hollywood's film workers' union alleged that the prop gun used by Alec Baldwin, which caused the accidental death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, had a "live single round", the 68-year-old actor issued a statement on Twitter regarding t...

Video Gallery

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Vidhi Pandya to re-enter Bigg Boss 15?


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.

SCIENCE/TECH

WhatsApp violates users' rights by denying dispute resolution: Centre to Delhi HC

New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The Centre on Friday told the Delhi High Court that WhatsApp has already violated the fundamental rights of users in the country by denying dispute resolution rights while opposing a plea filed by WhatsApp and Facebook against the new IT rules.

IANS Life

The paradigm shift towards gifting

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANSlife) To keep the value and quality of what you offer, whether it's a romantic breakfast in bed or a royal wedding gift that will be remembered for years. The concept of gift-giving has taken on a number of shapes in today's society. Devina Singhania, the Founder of 'LE JAHAAN...

  • Let the festivities begin

    New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANSlife) With the festive season on in full swing, iconic brand Johnnie Walker, ...