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  23 Feb 2022

In focus, 23 Feb 2022

Vodafone in talks to sell 5 per cent stake in Indus Towers to Bharti Airtel: Sources

Vodafone currently holds about 28 per cent in Indus Towers

23 Feb 2022 4:56 PM

Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik arrested by ED in money laundering case

The 62-year-old NCP leader was taken into custody after he was questioned for about five hours

23 Feb 2022 3:56 PM

Supreme Court refuses to cancel offline board exams for classes 10, 12

The bench observed that such petition creates 'false hope' and 'confusion' all over

23 Feb 2022 3:04 PM

Coca-Cola ropes in Shah Rukh Khan as brand ambassador for Thums Up

Earlier, the actor was associated with rival cola brand, Pepsi, for a long period of time

23 Feb 2022 2:04 PM

Google begins rolling new pitch-black dark mode

As per The Verge, Google has switched to a true black that should really pop on OLED and AMOLED displays

23 Feb 2022 1:32 PM


Study finds limited efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines against Omicron

The research found that only individuals vaccinated with a third or booster dose form antibodies that can partially block Omicron

23 Feb 2022 1:11 PM

Putin says Russia's interests 'non-negotiable'

Our country is always open for direct and honest dialogue, for the search for diplomatic solutions to the most complex problems, Putin said

23 Feb 2022 1:02 PM

PM Modi calls for Startup push in rural areas, expansion of women led SHGs

PM Modi was addressing a webinar on the Union Budget 2022 with the theme of 'Leaving No Citizen Behind'

23 Feb 2022 12:49 PM

'Ram Sethu' national heritage monument plea: Supreme Court hearing on March 9

Ram Sethu is a chain of limestone shoals between Pamban Island off the south-eastern coast of Tamil Nadu, and Sri Lanka's Mannar Island

23 Feb 2022 12:37 PM

ED questions Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik in money laundering case

Malik's son-in-law Sameer Khan was also arrested in a drugs case by the Narcotics Control Bureau's Mumbai unit last year

23 Feb 2022 11:47 AM


Bill Gates applauds Indian vaccine manufacturers for supplying affordable vaccines

Gates was addressing a virtual roundtable on India-US Health Partnership organised by the Indian embassy on Tuesday

23 Feb 2022 11:24 AM

Uttar Pradesh fourth phase elections: 22.62 per cent voting recorded till 11 am

The districts where the polling is being held are Pilibhit, Lakhimpur Kheri, Sitapur, Hardoi, Unnao, Lucknow, Rae Bareli, Banda and Fatehpur

23 Feb 2022 10:46 AM

Special Air India flight brings back stranded Indians from Ukraine

Air India had already announced that a total of three flights from Ukraine to India would operate for Indian nationals

23 Feb 2022 10:32 AM

Active COVID-19 cases in India dip to 1,64,522

The active cases comprises 0.38 per cent of the total infections, while the national recovery rate has further improved to 98.42 per cent

23 Feb 2022 10:21 AM

No curbs on hijab in campus, only in class, says Karnataka advocate-general

The prohibitory orders around Bengaluru’s educational institutions has, meanwhile, been extended till March 8

23 Feb 2022 8:27 AM


US sanctions Russia for 'beginning' invasion of Ukraine

Russia's upper house, the Federation Council, gave Putin unanimous approval to deploy 'peacekeepers' to two breakaway Ukrainian regions

23 Feb 2022 7:21 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | On secularism, conversion and the nature of religion

The acceptance of democracy as a way of life implies that we accept that we hold certain rights to be inalienable

23 Feb 2022 2:36 AM

Dilip Cherian | ATS posts in Maharashtra turn political hot potatoes

Sources have also informed DKB that the state ATS chief, Vineet Agarwal, similarly, has written to the government seeking more manpower

23 Feb 2022 1:46 AM

Lakhimpur, Unnao go to polls today

Voting will be held for 59 constituencies, also including Pilibhit, Sitapur, Hardoi, Unnao, Banda and Fatehpur

23 Feb 2022 1:05 AM

Imran Khan: I would like to have a TV debate with Modi to resolve issues

'It would be so good for over a billion people of the subcontinent if differences between Pakistan and India could be resolved,' said Imran

23 Feb 2022 12:56 AM