Friday, September 30, 2022

    PM Modi Takes Ride On Vande Bharat Express With Co-Passengers

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi, after flagging off the Gandhinagar-Mumbai Central Vande Bharat Express on Friday, boarded the train to Ahmedabad along with several co-passengers and people from different walks of life, including those from the Railways family, women entrepreneurs and youngsters, said the Prime Minister's Office. ....Tap to read more

    30 Congress Leaders Back Kharge’s For Party...

    A total of 30 Congress leaders including Ashok Gehlot, Digvijaya Singh and Manish Tewari have backed Mallikarjun Kharge in the party's presidential polls against his primary challenger Shashi Tharoor. ....Tap to read more

    Mallikarjun Kharge Files Nomination For Congress President...

    Senior Congress leader and Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge on Friday filed his nomination for the post of Congress president at the party office in the national capital. ...Tap to read more

    Sachin Pilot’s Supporters Raise Slogans Outside AICC...

    Amid a protracted crisis in the Congress, the supporters of Sachin Pilot gathered at the AICC office in the national capital Friday and demanded that he be elected as the party president or be made the chief minister of Rajasthan. ....Tap to read more

    Digvijay Drops Out Of Cong Presidential Race,...

    In yet another twist in the tale of the Congress president polls, Digvijaya Singh on Friday said he was dropping out of the race for the top post and announced his support for Mallikarjun Kharge, who is likely to be in the fray. ....Tap to read more

    “Friendly Contest, No Rivalry” Says Shashi Tharoor

    New Delhi [India]: Ahead of filing his nomination for the Congress president election, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Friday said that there is no "no rivalry" among party leaders who are in the fray adding that it is a "friendly contest". ...Tap to read more.

    Mallikarjun Kharge Likely To File Nomination For...

    New Delhi [India]: Congress veteran Mallikarjun Kharge will join the contest for Congress president, according to sources who have said that the Leader of Opposition in the Raja Sabha is likely to file his nomination for the party's top post today. ...Tap to read more.

    J-K: Huge Cache Of Arms, Ammunition Recovered In Gurez

    A huge cache of arms and ammunition was recovered in a joint operation by the Indian Army and Jammu and Kashmir Police in the Gurez sector. ....Tap to read more

    Dalai Lama Likely To Announce He Will...

    Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama indicated that he will live 16 years more and then will announce that he will not reincarnate to save Tibetan Buddhism from China's attempt to control the reincarnations. ....Tap to read more

    UN Body Votes US-Backed Candidate To Control...

    A United Nations body responsible for shaping global internet development - the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) - voted to appoint Doreen Bogdan-Martin, the US-backed candidate, as the group's secretary general. ....Tap to read more

    UNSC To Vote On Resolution On Russia’s...

    The UN Security Council is set to vote Friday on a resolution that would seek to condemn Russia for its referenda in four regions under Russian control but claimed by Ukraine, media reports said. ...Tap to read more

    Danish Queen Margrethe II Strips 4 Grandchildren...

    Danish Queen Margrethe II stripped four of her eight grandchildren of their royal titles. ....Tap to read more

    UK’s Labour Party Reaches Out To Indian...

    The Labour Convention of Indian Organisations (LCIO) is aiming to close the gap between British Indians and the Labour Party by boosting the Indian diaspora connection. ....Tap to read more

    19 Dead After Blast At Educational Centre...

    At least 19 people have been killed and dozens of others injured in Afghanistan's Kabul after a blast at an education centre on Friday morning. ...Tap to read more

    SC To Hear Pleas Against Jallikattu, Bullock Cart Races On November 22

    New Delhi [India]: The Supreme Court on Thursday posted for hearing a batch of petitions challenging Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra government's laws allowing bull-taming sport "Jallikattu" and bullock cart races on November 22. ...Tap to read more.

    Jasprit Bumrah Unlikely To Play ICC T20 World Cup 2022: Sources

    New Delhi [India]: India's star pacer Jasprit Bumrah is likely to be ruled out of the upcoming T20 World Cup, starting October 16. ....Tap to read more

    PM Modi To Inaugurate National Games At Grand Opening Ceremony

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 36th National Games at a grand Opening Ceremony to be held here at the Narendra Modi stadium in Ahmedabad on Thursday. ....Tap to read more

    For Me It’s All Indian Cinema: Madhur Bhandarkar On Winning National Film Award

    New Delhi [India]: Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar, whose film 'Avijatrik', was presented with the Best Bengali Film award at the 68th National Film Awards, has shared his thoughts on working in regional cinema. ...Tap to read more.

    Sensex Gives Thumbs-up to RBI Policy Rate Hike On expected Lines

    The Indian stock market's benchmark Sensex surged by more than 1,200 points in the intra-day on Friday after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) hiked the policy repo rate by 50 basis points, which was largely expected by the market. ....Tap to read more

    Paytm, Flipkart Ink Deal; Now Shop On Payment Firm’s App

    Payments company Paytm said e-commerce sales are back and all eyes were on a unique partnership -- Flipkart and Paytm -- this festive season. ....Tap to read more

    RBI Hikes Repo Rate By 50bps To 5.90%, Inflation Projection Retained At 6.7%

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday hiked repo rate by 50 basis points to 5.90 per cent in order to control the rising inflation, keeping in line with the aggressive policies of central banks and the volatile markets prevalent across economies. ...Tap to read more

    Happy Independence Day

    On this 76th Independence Day of India, let us remember the resolute soldiers who protected our motherland with their courage and martyrship. ....Tap to read more

    Scientists Discover Facemask Which Can Detect Viral Exposure Within...

    Washington [US]: Scientists have developed a face mask that can detect common respiratory viruses, such as influenza and Covid-19, in the air as droplets or aerosols. If specific viruses are present in the ambient air, the extremely sensitive mask may inform wearers via their mobile devices within 10 minutes. ...Tap to read more

    Lucknow Gears Up for Magic Moments at Sunburn Festival

    Lucknow, 8th September: Presented by Magic Moments Music Studio from the house of Radico Khaitan, Asia’s biggest music festival, ‘Sunburn Arena’ is hitting the ground again as the ravingly popular DJ Nucleya, is all set to take over electrifying jam in the city of Nawabs this weekend. ...Tap to read more

    Radico Khaitan Launches Festive Pack for Morpheus Brandy

    Thiruvananthapuram: To mark the onset of the festive season, Radico Khaitan, India’s largest IMFL company, launches a Festive Edition pack for Morpheus Brandy, India’s largest selling premium brandy, on the occasion of Onam 2022. ...Tap to read more

    Indore Man Builds Typewriter Museum, Exhibits Over 400 Different Types Of Typewriters

    Indore (Madhya Pradesh): To showcase his love for old typewriters, a man from Madhya Pradesh's Indore runs a museum with over 400 different types of typewriters from across the world. ...Tap to read more