India

India, officially known as the Republic of India is the 7th largest country in the world and the 2nd most populous with a population of 1.2 billion people, and is expected to take over China’s population by 2022. Located in South Asia, India is surrounded by Indian Ocean in the South, Bay of Bengal on the southeast, and the Arabian Sea on the southwest.

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Limited-run Honda Dio Repsol edition launched at Rs. 70,000

20 Nov 2020

Limited-run Honda Dio Repsol edition launched at Rs. 70,000

Japanese automaker Honda has launched a limited-run Repsol variant of its Dio scooter in India. The model comes with eye-catching graphics inspired by the Repsol Honda racing team and orange-colored alloy wheels.

Records David Warner can script in ODIs vs India

20 Nov 2020

Records David Warner can script in ODIs vs India

Australia and India are set to lock horns for a three-match ODi series, starting on November 27.

KTM launches 250 Adventure quarter-liter motorbike at Rs. 2.5 lakh

20 Nov 2020

KTM launches 250 Adventure quarter-liter motorbike at Rs. 2.5 lakh

Expanding its portfolio of motorcycles in India, KTM has launched the 250 Adventure quarter-liter adventure tourer.

India-bound Jeep Compass (facelift) unveiled: Details here

20 Nov 2020

India-bound Jeep Compass (facelift) unveiled: Details here

Jeep has unveiled the facelifted version of its Compass SUV at the Guangzhou Auto Show in China.

Australia vs India: Five limited-overs matches sold out

20 Nov 2020

Australia vs India: Five limited-overs matches sold out

Cricket Australia has informed that three T20Is and two ODIs between the hosts and India have been sold out after tickets went for sale on Friday.

US could levy tariffs in response to India's "digital tax"

20 Nov 2020

US could levy tariffs in response to India's "digital tax"

A retaliatory action from the United States is expected over the taxes levied on tech companies, like Facebook, in a few countries, a Bloomberg report said on Friday.

Australia replace India from top in World Test Championship table

20 Nov 2020

Australia replace India from top in World Test Championship table

Australia have replaced Team India in the ICC World Test Championship table after the governing body implemented a new evaluation system.

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 9 million with 46k new cases

20 Nov 2020

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 9 million with 46k new cases

India on Thursday reported over 46,000 fresh coronavirus infections. The nationwide tally has now crossed the nine million mark, making India only the second country after the United States to do so.

Kia Motors recalls Seltos (diesel) SUV over faulty pump issue

19 Nov 2020

Kia Motors recalls Seltos (diesel) SUV over faulty pump issue

Kia Motors India has recalled all the units of the Seltos (diesel) sold between October 1, 2019 and March 13, 2020 because of a snag in the fuel pump.

Can deliver coronavirus vaccine in a few months: Health Minister

19 Nov 2020

Can deliver coronavirus vaccine in a few months: Health Minister

India's Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan said today that deliveries of coronavirus vaccine will happen within a few months, adding that the country's scientists are way ahead in terms of research.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 89.6 lakh with 45k+ new cases

19 Nov 2020

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 89.6 lakh with 45k+ new cases

India on Wednesday reported over 45,000 coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 86.9 lakh cases. For the past three consecutive days, India had been reporting under 40,000 daily cases.

Next-generation Honda Civic showcased in prototype form

18 Nov 2020

Next-generation Honda Civic showcased in prototype form

Ahead of the production model's launch in 2021, Japanese automaker Honda has revealed the prototype of the 11th-generation Civic.

Australia vs India: Statistical preview of ODI series

18 Nov 2020

Australia vs India: Statistical preview of ODI series

The Indian cricket team has already embarked on the Australian tour to play its first international series after resumption of cricket amid COVID-19 pandemic.

India relying on five coronavirus vaccines to control pandemic

18 Nov 2020

India relying on five coronavirus vaccines to control pandemic

With heartening news of the coronavirus vaccine coming from different parts of the world, the Indian government is trying to understand which one would be the most feasible for the country.

In first conversation after polls, Biden, Modi discuss Indo-US ties

18 Nov 2020

In first conversation after polls, Biden, Modi discuss Indo-US ties

Weeks after Joe Biden unseated incumbent President Donald Trump, cementing his path to the White House, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a word with him and discussed Indo-US ties.

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 89 lakh; over 1.31 dead

18 Nov 2020

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 89 lakh; over 1.31 dead

India on Tuesday reported over 38,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally past 89 lakh cases.

Australia vs India: Statistical preview of T20I series

17 Nov 2020

Australia vs India: Statistical preview of T20I series

The Australian tour of Indian cricket team will officially kick-off on November 27 with the three-match ODI series.

New-generation Hyundai Elantra to be launched in India in 2021

17 Nov 2020

New-generation Hyundai Elantra to be launched in India in 2021

The new-generation Hyundai Elantra, which was unveiled in the US in March, will be launched in India in 2021, as per CarWale. However, there is no definite timeline regarding the arrival of the premium sedan.

Google Pixel 4a gets a new 'Barely Blue' color variant

17 Nov 2020

Google Pixel 4a gets a new 'Barely Blue' color variant

Google has launched a new 'Barely Blue' color variant of its budget-friendly Pixel 4a. The new shade joins the existing 'Just Black' model which was unveiled last month.

In first since mid-July, less than 30,000 coronavirus cases recorded

17 Nov 2020

In first since mid-July, less than 30,000 coronavirus cases recorded

India's steep decline with respect to new coronavirus cases is continuing, with Monday bringing some much-needed good news. For the first time since mid-July, the country logged less than 30,000 fresh COVID-19 infections.

In 2019-20, Indian students contributed $7.6 billion to US economy

17 Nov 2020

In 2019-20, Indian students contributed $7.6 billion to US economy

Even though there was a decline of 4.4% in the total number of Indian students in the United States, their contribution to the economy of the powerful nation was nearly $7.6 billion, said a report titled Opens Doors 2020.

Pujara backs Indian pacers to shine in Tests versus Australia

16 Nov 2020

Pujara backs Indian pacers to shine in Tests versus Australia

Indian Test cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara backed the pacers to come good in the Test series against Australia.

Coronavirus: India reports lowest single-day spike in 4 months

16 Nov 2020

Coronavirus: India reports lowest single-day spike in 4 months

India on Sunday reported roughly 30,000 fresh coronavirus infections, marking the lowest single-day spike in over four months. The nationwide tally has now climbed to 88.45 lakh cases.

Royal Enfield to export India-made Meteor 350 to Europe, USA

16 Nov 2020

Royal Enfield to export India-made Meteor 350 to Europe, USA

Following its launch in India, Chennai-based Royal Enfield is planning to export its Meteor 350 cruiser motorcycle to overseas markets such as Europe and the USA.

China-specific Redmi K30 Pro Zoom gets MIUI 12: Details here

16 Nov 2020

China-specific Redmi K30 Pro Zoom gets MIUI 12: Details here

Chinese tech giant Xiaomi has released the MIUI 12 update based on Android 11 for the Redmi K30 Pro Zoom smartphone in its home country.

Manipur CM N Biren Singh tests positive for COVID-19

15 Nov 2020

Manipur CM N Biren Singh tests positive for COVID-19

Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh on Sunday said that he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

MP cop, who went missing years ago, found by ex-colleagues

15 Nov 2020

MP cop, who went missing years ago, found by ex-colleagues

In a dramatic turn of circumstances, a police officer, who had gone missing 15 years ago, was incidentally found by two of his former colleagues in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh.

J&K: Coronavirus-infected pregnant woman forced to deliver in the open

15 Nov 2020

J&K: Coronavirus-infected pregnant woman forced to deliver in the open

A coronavirus-infected pregnant woman was turned away from a hospital in Kashmir, forcing her to deliver the baby in the open.

India to get 10cr COVID-19 vaccine doses by December: SII

14 Nov 2020

India to get 10cr COVID-19 vaccine doses by December: SII

The Serum Institute of India is hoping to produce 100 million (10 crore) doses of AstraZeneca and Oxford University's COVID-19 vaccine, CEO Adar Poonawalla said.

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max has a 3,687mAh battery

13 Nov 2020

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max has a 3,687mAh battery

Teardown images of the iPhone 12 Pro Max, shared on Weibo (via SeekDevice), have revealed the battery details of the flagship handset.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 87.2 lakh; Haryana reports record spike

13 Nov 2020

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 87.2 lakh; Haryana reports record spike

India on Thursday reported over 44,000 fresh coronavirus infections, bringing the nationwide tally to 87.2 lakh cases.

Bookings for Nissan Magnite SUV open in India: Details here

12 Nov 2020

Bookings for Nissan Magnite SUV open in India: Details here

Nissan will launch its Magnite compact SUV in India in the coming weeks. In the latest development, Autocar has reported that select company dealerships have started accepting bookings for the car against a token amount of Rs. 11,000-25,000.

Great deals announced on Kia Carnival MPV this festive season

12 Nov 2020

Great deals announced on Kia Carnival MPV this festive season

Kia Motors has announced noteworthy deals on its Carnival MPV for the month of November. These offers can be availed in the form of a corporate discount, exchange bonus, accessories, and annual maintenance contract (AMC) packs.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 86.8 lakh; Delhi reports biggest spike

12 Nov 2020

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 86.8 lakh; Delhi reports biggest spike

India on Wednesday reported over 48,000 fresh coronavirus infections, bringing the nationwide tally to 86.8 lakh cases.

Samsung Sero rotating TV launched at Rs. 1.25 lakh

11 Nov 2020

Samsung Sero rotating TV launched at Rs. 1.25 lakh

South Korean tech giant Samsung has launched a rotating 4K QLED TV in India.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Toyota Fortuner (facelift) first look: Welcome changes inside-out

11 Nov 2020

#NewsBytesExclusive: Toyota Fortuner (facelift) first look: Welcome changes inside-out

Toyota Fortuner has been feeling the heat from MG Gloster, which has stolen a bit of the thunder due to its value proposition.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 86.3 lakh; over 80 lakh recovered

11 Nov 2020

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 86.3 lakh; over 80 lakh recovered

India on Tuesday reported over 44,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 86.3 lakh cases.

Big discounts on Volkswagen Polo and Vento cars this November

10 Nov 2020

Big discounts on Volkswagen Polo and Vento cars this November

In an attempt to improve sales this festive season, Volkswagen's dealerships across the country are offering great deals on the Polo hatchback and Vento sedan.

Skoda announces 'Clever Lease' program for Rapid and Superb sedans

10 Nov 2020

Skoda announces 'Clever Lease' program for Rapid and Superb sedans

Czech automaker Skoda has introduced a new 'Clever Lease' program for its Rapid and Superb sedans in India.

Coronavirus: India's tally nears 86 lakh with 37k new cases

10 Nov 2020

Coronavirus: India's tally nears 86 lakh with 37k new cases

India on Monday reported roughly 37k new cases, pushing the nationwide tally to 85.9 lakh cases.