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Didn't know woman was PM's niece when she filed complaint: Delhi police

The victim, Damyanti Ben Modi, is the daughter of the Prime Minister's brother Prahlad Modi.

14 Oct 2019 9:43 AM

Postpaid mobile services in J&K to resume today at noon

Although the landline network was restored in phases, restrictions remained on the usage of mobile devices in various parts of the Valley.

14 Oct 2019 9:42 AM

Pebble launches new true wireless, touch-sensitive 'Duo Stereo earpods'

Electronics brand Pebble has announced the launch of its true Wireless Earbuds called Duo Stereo ear pods at a price of Rs 1,999.

14 Oct 2019 9:41 AM

UP man digs pit to bury daughter, finds infant girl alive in pot three feet below

The details of the girl’s parents, who had attempted to bury her alive were yet to be ascertained, police said.

14 Oct 2019 9:32 AM

Another world-record broken! Brigid Kosgei becomes fastest woman in Chicago Marathon

Kosgei's run came a little more than 24 hours after fellow Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge became the first man to cover 26.2 miles within two hours.

14 Oct 2019 9:31 AM

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Detel launches new 'Star Series' of LED TVs

Under the new range the brand has released 6 models, which will each be available for sale on its website as well as mobile application.

14 Oct 2019 9:26 AM

Voting for BJP means ‘nuclear bomb dropped on Pak’: Keshav Prasad Maurya

Uttar Pradesh Deputy CM Maurya was campaigning for BJP candidate Narendra Mehta in Mira Bhayander constituency in Thane.

14 Oct 2019 9:26 AM

10 dead after building collapses following cyclinder blast in UP's Mau

Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Awanish Awasthi said, 'As per District Magistrate of Mau, the death toll in the blast stands at 10.'

14 Oct 2019 9:20 AM

US leaves 'high-value' ISIS detainees behind in Syria: report

Citing two American officials, newspaper reported that detainees could not be taken out before Pentagon decided to move its forces out.

14 Oct 2019 9:16 AM

World Bank slashes India's growth forecast to 6 per cent for this fiscal year

Asia’s third-largest economy is currently growing at its slowest pace in 6 years, expanding by just 5 pc in the April-June quarter.

14 Oct 2019 9:15 AM

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I-League, ISL clubs and AIFF to meet AFC officials in Kuala Lumpur on Monday

The All India Football Federation has invited the clubs of the country's two domestic leagues at the AFC headquarters in Kuala Lumpur.

14 Oct 2019 9:11 AM

'We enjoy freedom living in India,' says Dalai Lama

Asked about freedom of Tibet, Dalai Lama recalled that the former PM Nehru had advised him that the UN cannot do much.

14 Oct 2019 9:07 AM

Phone locking method reveals age: Study

A study by University of British Columbia studied phone lock-unlock events, choice of lock as well as duration of user sessions among others

14 Oct 2019 8:59 AM

Students feel professors must stop internet usage in classroom!

A recent research discovered instructors saw technology as useful for providing accessible education, but it was also distracting for them.

14 Oct 2019 8:44 AM

Saurav Ganguly set to be new BCCI President: reports

N Srinivasan regains control of board while Home Minister Amit Shah’s son will be secretary.

14 Oct 2019 8:37 AM

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Engineers develop tool to make soft robots less bulky

Engineers used these new actuators to build a soft, battery-powered robot that can walk untethered on flat surfaces.

14 Oct 2019 8:25 AM

Section 144 imposed as Ayodhya hearing enters final leg in SC today

The bench earlier said it would wrap up the hearing by October 18 but later revised its deadline.

14 Oct 2019 8:11 AM

People admire superheroes for these reasons

People best liked the heroes they rated as most moral, and least liked villains they rated as most immoral.

14 Oct 2019 8:04 AM

Home designs speak about one's personality

Being in a certain location dramatically constrains or facilitates certain emotional experience.

14 Oct 2019 7:35 AM

Microsoft keyboards now offer dedicated Office, emoji keys

The Microsoft Ergonomic Keyboard comes with the dedicated Office key that replaces the right-hand Windows key.

14 Oct 2019 7:29 AM

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An India-China ‘reset’ and the future of Asia

The Indian economy has also been sputtering as demand collapses. India needs investment and technology but suspects Chinese intent and practices.

14 Oct 2019 6:17 AM

As politicians cannot usurp power, judges must not too

It merits close study in South Asia given its relevance to any parliamentary democracy.

14 Oct 2019 6:13 AM

Science and the marathoner

Each of these achievements highlighted man’s indomitable spirit in aiming eternally for improvement.

14 Oct 2019 6:03 AM

Set middle class free, abolish income-tax

Sitharaman needs to resort to innovative political coinage, like “pro-middle class”, for instance, and take a bold plunge.

14 Oct 2019 6:02 AM

For the love of earrings!

When it comes to adding that final touch to your outfit, nothing does it better than a good pair of earrings.

14 Oct 2019 5:54 AM

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A very smokey capital

Delhi residents have once again started to feel the suffocation.

14 Oct 2019 5:45 AM

Charm of chikankari

Fashionistas these days are indulging in their love for Chikankari and flaunting this exquisite style.

14 Oct 2019 5:40 AM

Men too can get breast cancer

Everyone is born with a small amount of breast tissue that consists of milk producing glands (lobules), ducts that carry milk to the nipples and fat.

14 Oct 2019 5:35 AM

Hollywood actress Devika Bhise to essay Rani Laxmibai

Devika, who also co-wrote the script, plays the pivotal role of Rani Lakshmibai, which her grandmother helped her prepare for.

14 Oct 2019 5:25 AM

The Buddha side of art

An exhibition that explores the teachings of Buddha, with a contemporary twist.

14 Oct 2019 5:22 AM

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Keeping it unconventional

The Article 15 actor spent his initial life in the Garden City of Chandigarh and now happens to live in the City of Dreams, Mumbai.

14 Oct 2019 5:12 AM

Vintage bling

An upcoming jewellery auction at AstraGuru brings together antique pieces from the royal families with exquisite detailing.

14 Oct 2019 5:09 AM

Profitable charity

Not everyone was supportive of this move. Some slammed Deepika of making money in the guise of charity.

14 Oct 2019 5:04 AM

Two car crashes, climate change and Brexit, lead to chaos in UK

The deadline for passing a deal is Saturday, October 19, and Parliament has been asked to meet specially on a Saturday.

14 Oct 2019 4:59 AM

Mystic Mantra: When a disciple goes astray

The moment he becomes stronger he will become bad — give him power and power will corrupt him immediately.

14 Oct 2019 4:54 AM

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Australia & India: Partners in a future with innovation

Australia is committed to finding innovative solutions that support inclusive and sustainable economic growth across our region.

14 Oct 2019 4:52 AM

Delhi’s air is worsening, some curbs start Oct 15

From October 15, stricter measures to fight air pollution will come into force in Delhi and its neighbourhood.

14 Oct 2019 4:41 AM

Airline pilots want DGCA to go soft on minor lapses

The former pilot said that a representation will be made to the Civil Aviation minister on completion of the petition process.

14 Oct 2019 4:35 AM

It’s old war horse v/s a rookie in MP bypolls

The chief minister has started preparations for the crucial by-elections nearly three months ago by visiting the constituency.

14 Oct 2019 4:30 AM

Muslims in India are happiest: Mohan Bhagwat

Addressing a meeting of intellectuals, Mr Bhagwat said the Muslims were the “colourful” and “dazzling” beads in the socio-cultural garland of India.

14 Oct 2019 4:26 AM

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A makeover for IISc, where brilliance begets a better future

Interestingly, IISc began with just two departments: General and Applied Chemistry and Electro-Technology.

14 Oct 2019 4:18 AM

PM dares Oppn to bring back 370, triple talaq

The BJP has already made it clear it would make the abrogation of Article 370 its main electoral plank in the Maharashtra Assembly poll campaign.

14 Oct 2019 1:26 AM

Row forces Ravi Shankar Prasad to backtrack

Minister says Oppn ‘twisted out of context’ remarks on films and economy.

14 Oct 2019 1:24 AM

India-China ‘reset’ for less Pak-centric ties

The dance of the dragon and the elephant together ‘is the only correct choice for the two countries, says Chinese envoy.

14 Oct 2019 1:18 AM

A walk for equality and inclusivity

Dr. Aneel Kashi has been working towards the Gender Inclusivity for Transgenders through AMPLE MISSIION Foundation.

13 Oct 2019 11:56 PM

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PM Modi has 30 million followers on Instagram, becomes most followed world leader

US President Donald Trump currently has 14.9 million followers while his predecessor Barack Obama has 24.8 million followers on Instagram.

13 Oct 2019 7:43 PM

Gas explosion kills 9, injures 10 in east China

The explosion Sunday morning gutted the restaurant and damaged neighboring shops in coastal Jiangsu province's Wuxi city.

13 Oct 2019 7:18 PM

IS families escape Syria camp as Turkey battles Kurds

Fighting raged along the border of an offensive that has provoked an international outcry and left dozens of civilians and fighters dead.

13 Oct 2019 6:52 PM

PM Modi, media distracting attention from core issues: Rahul Gandhi

He said the objective of demonetisation and implementation of GST was to take money from the poor and give it to the rich.

13 Oct 2019 6:43 PM

PM Modi recalls Mamallapuram visit, pens poem

PM Modi was in Mamallapuram for informal talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping, who was on a two-day visit to India.

13 Oct 2019 6:35 PM

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USD 60 billion investment coming in gas infrastructure: Pradhan

Govt is giving special impetus to develop gas infrastructure across the length and breadth of the country, said the Oil Minister.

13 Oct 2019 6:25 PM

Protracted Ayodhya hearing in SC to enter final leg on October 14

October 17 would be the last day of the hearing when the parties will have to make the final arguments about the relief they are seeking.

13 Oct 2019 6:17 PM

Indian football team arrive in Kolkata for upcoming clash against Bangladesh

The euphoria around the match has been immense with a mad rush for tickets among all football lovers in the city and suburban areas.

13 Oct 2019 5:20 PM

CCI to conduct study on telecom sector amid changing market dynamics

India's telecom sector has witnessed a churn with stiff competition, especially after the entry of Reliance Jio.

13 Oct 2019 4:56 PM

Government to spend Rs 25 lakh crore on rural development: PM Modi

PM Modi also highlighted that Rs 3.5 lakh crore will be used for water conservation and building facilities for water conservation.

13 Oct 2019 4:53 PM

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14-year-old R Praggnanandhaa crowned under-18 chess champion

With this win, the championship ended on a winning note for India as the side registered six other medals which include three silver medals.

13 Oct 2019 4:31 PM

YouTube star Muhammed Akief’s road ro success; read on

His first video, ‘That One American Mallu’ was a huge success and he got an overwhelming response for it.

13 Oct 2019 4:06 PM

If you want to tackle terror in Pak, we'll send our armymen there: Rajnath

The Defence Minister also slammed Imran Khan for his stance on Kashmir.

13 Oct 2019 3:41 PM

India beat South Africa by an innings and 137 runs in second Test, clinch series

Following on, South Africa were all out for 189 in their second innings in the final session of day four.

13 Oct 2019 3:24 PM

Azam Khan gets emotional, says lost 22 kg weight in his political journey

Khan said that in his long political career in which he has always stood up for the masses.

13 Oct 2019 3:22 PM

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Consumer offers at peak, will go down post October: Maruti

We clearly tried to revive the market but we cannot have high level of promotions at all the time, said MSI's Shashank Srivastava,

13 Oct 2019 3:17 PM

Worldwide PC shipments grew 1.1 per cent in Q3, 2019: Gartner

Shipments were calculated at 68 million units in the said period, up from 67 million units in the same quarter last year.

13 Oct 2019 2:30 PM

David Beckham congratulates Sergio Ramos for record-breaking appearance

Ramos surpassed Iker Casillas' record by earning his 168th cap when his team drew 1-1 against Norway in Euro 2020 qualifiers.

13 Oct 2019 2:25 PM

Manju Rani wins silver, loses finals of Women's World Boxing Championships

With this, she had become the first Indian woman boxer in 18 years to enter the finals in her maiden appearance in the tournament.

13 Oct 2019 2:17 PM

'Not just a piece of land': PM Modi on Kashmir, Ladakh

The opposition seems to be speaking on lines of the neighbouring country on Article 370, he said.

13 Oct 2019 2:03 PM

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Kaspersky sees a drastic drop in Stalkerware, approximately 67 per cent in India

So-called Stalkerware programs carry the possibility for intrusion into a person’s private life.

13 Oct 2019 2:00 PM

Justin Trudeau wears protective vest after unspecified threat

RCMP spokeswoman Stephanie Dumoulin said for security reasons they do not comment on security measures given to the Prime Minister.

13 Oct 2019 1:57 PM

Thousands in Europe march against Turkey’s Syria offensive

About 5,000 people marched to the Swedish parliament in Stockholm.

13 Oct 2019 1:49 PM

'Muslims in India are happiest,' says RSS supremo

He said that 'Hindu' is not a name of a language, province or country but a culture.

13 Oct 2019 1:31 PM

Cong takes swipe at Modi plogging on beach at Mamallapuram calls it 'drama'

On Saturday Modi was seen picking up plastic litter, water bottles and other waste from a beach during his morning walk.

13 Oct 2019 1:27 PM

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Hailey Baldwin pairs comfort with style

Hailey Baldwin paired her wedding gown with sneakers for after party.

13 Oct 2019 1:26 PM

Cinema and streaming can happily co-exist: Ajay Devgn

With his production 'Tribhanga', Ajay is the latest Bollywood star to join the streaming boom in India.

13 Oct 2019 1:22 PM

SS Rajamouli and team RRR to visit Royal Albert Hall in London for special screening of 'Baahubali'

The whole team of RRR will have a reunion as it is the same team from Baahubali including S S Rajamouli.

13 Oct 2019 1:17 PM

People bound to lie when it comes to answering quickly

Under time pressure, people tell us what we want to hear: Study.

13 Oct 2019 1:16 PM

Here's how Akhmetshin Marsel Rinatovich's life has become source of motivation

Even though Akhmetshin Marsel Rinatovich is living a successful life his journey wasn't easy.

13 Oct 2019 1:15 PM

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Poor dietary habits linked to breakouts

Do you know daily consumption of sweets and cakes can cause acne?

13 Oct 2019 1:09 PM

Bollywood choreographer Sandip Soparrkar unveils 'SuperGirl' teaser

While talking to the Media Sandip Soparrkar congratulated team and producer Vikas Vashistha.

13 Oct 2019 1:04 PM

Italy becomes second team to qualify for Euro 2020

Belgium was the first team that had cemented their place for the tournament.

13 Oct 2019 1:03 PM

Apple Arcade gets five new games

Apple Arcade was announced in September with a free month trial on iOS, iPad OS, and macOS, Engadget reports.

13 Oct 2019 1:00 PM

Women perform Garba with snakes in Gujarat's Junagarh, five held

The official also revealed that one cobra snake had been defanged.

13 Oct 2019 1:00 PM

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BJP releases Haryana poll manifesto; promises interest free crop loan

The focus will also be on comprehensive healthcare, said Nadda, adding that 2,000 health and wellness centre will be set up.

13 Oct 2019 12:46 PM

India becomes first team to enforce follow-on on South Africa after 2008

The Virat-Kolhi led side enforced the follow-on on day four of the second Test match being played at MCA Stadium in Pune.

13 Oct 2019 12:44 PM

Sultan of Johor Cup: India defeat Malaysia 4-2

The Indian Junior men's team defeated Malaysia 4-2 in their first match of the 9th Sultan of Johor Cup here on Saturday.

13 Oct 2019 12:41 PM

Kerala govt to fund training of Adam Hary to help him become India's first transgender pilot

Hary believes that people belonging to his community should not struggle to fulfill their aspirations as he did.

13 Oct 2019 12:38 PM

IND vs SA 2nd Test: South Africa all-out on 275, India still on 326-run lead

India are still on 326 runs ahead of the Proteas and will start their second innings today.

13 Oct 2019 12:37 PM

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Cloud Telephony service provider Knowlarity Communications to cross 100 crore revenue

Knowlarity helps large enterprises to manage their business communication through its customized solutions approach.

13 Oct 2019 12:31 PM

Tips for getting luscious locks

Here's how to grow Rapunzel like thicker, longer hair in no time.

13 Oct 2019 12:30 PM

Datacultr introduces Collection Digitisation for Consumer lending companies

The self-learning platform helps lenders to program and digitize all communication.

13 Oct 2019 12:22 PM

Trump releases USD 50 million in stabilisation assistance for Syria

It will also go towards increasing accountability, removal of explosive remnants of war.

13 Oct 2019 12:08 PM

Rahul Gandhi should return as Congress president: Salman Khurshid

Asserting that only dead fish flow with the water, Khurshid said the Congress is not like the BJP and must never be.

13 Oct 2019 12:07 PM

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Facebook accused of copying for Calibra logo

The two logos were designed three years apart and Current claims it started using its logo in August 2016.

13 Oct 2019 12:04 PM

1 arrested for snatching purse of PM Modi's niece, stolen items recovered

Based on a complaint by her, police registered a case and later identified the two snatchers.

13 Oct 2019 11:57 AM

Quarterly earnings, global trends to be major drivers for equities this week: Experts

News related to the US-China trade talks will also be closely watched, said Ajit Mishra of Religare Broking Ltd.

13 Oct 2019 11:57 AM

Mahrashtra elections: PM Modi, Rahul to carry out rally on Sunday

Both parties are contesting on 125 seats each in the 288-member Assembly and its allies on the remaining 38 seats.

13 Oct 2019 11:56 AM

Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka likely to receive heavy rainfall today: IMD

However, Mumbai is likely to receive moderate rain towards afternoon, with the temperature oscillating between 25 and 34 degrees Celsius.

13 Oct 2019 11:37 AM

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Essar leads corporate deleveraging; pays off Rs 1.4 lakh crore: Prashant Ruia

I think we were the first to get off the block and actually take some decisive steps to reducing leverage, said Essar's Prashant Ruia.

13 Oct 2019 11:36 AM

1 dead, 18 injured as under-construction hotel collapses in US

The New Orleans fire department received reports at 9:12 am local time that the Hard Rock Hotel in downtown New Orleans had collapsed.

13 Oct 2019 11:33 AM

Top US Senator blames Pak of supporting Taliban, al-Qaeda in Afghanistan

The senator made the statement ahead of her meeting with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh that took place on Friday.

13 Oct 2019 11:25 AM

Eight of top-10 firms add Rs 80,943 cr in m-cap; RIL leads

The m-cap of Reliance Industries Ltd zoomed Rs 28,494.36 crore to Rs 8,57,303.03 crore, the most among the frontline entities.

13 Oct 2019 11:13 AM

Fire breaks out in Mumbai building; no casualty, 9 rescued

While eight to 10 people managed to rush out of the premises on their own, nine were rescued by the fire brigade.

13 Oct 2019 11:11 AM

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World Bank cuts India's growth rate projection to 6 per cent

According to the World Bank, poverty has continued to decline, albeit possibly at a slower pace than earlier.

13 Oct 2019 10:45 AM

Delhi air quality remains 'poor' due to stubble burning

The administration in the two states continues to issue 'challans' to erring farmers under the 2015 order of the National Green Tribunal.

13 Oct 2019 10:38 AM

Kerala nun Mariam Thresia to be declared saint by Pope Francis today

Mariam Thresia was called during the first half of her life simply Thresia, the name given to her at baptism on May 3, 1876.

13 Oct 2019 10:26 AM

Bullying can lead to increasing suicidal thoughts

Being bullied by siblings, friends increases suicidal thoughts.

13 Oct 2019 10:00 AM

11 dead, thousands in shelters as typhoon hagibis hammers Japan

Japan's military deployed helicopters to rescue people seen in aerial footage standing on balconies waving towels to attract attention.

13 Oct 2019 9:59 AM

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