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People are bored and jobless, says Kareena Kapoor about trolls

27 Nov 2020

Entertainment
People are bored and jobless, says Kareena Kapoor about trolls

The tragic demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput triggered a huge debate around nepotism, after which many stars were trolled.

With COVID-19 and pollution, which masks should you be wearing?

11 Nov 2020

Technology
With COVID-19 and pollution, which masks should you be wearing?

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, experts have stressed the importance of wearing face masks to shield people from the viral disease.

DU first cut-off list out; 100% cut-offs at LSR

10 Oct 2020

Career
DU first cut-off list out; 100% cut-offs at LSR

The University of Delhi has released its 2020 cut-off list for undergraduate admissions.

Pakistani Hindu immigrants seeking Indian citizenship stranded amid COVID-19 pandemic

21 Aug 2020

World
Pakistani Hindu immigrants seeking Indian citizenship stranded amid COVID-19 pandemic

As COVID-19 continues to restrict global movement, numerous Pakistani Hindu immigrants seeking Indian citizenship are stranded in Pakistan due to the pandemic-induced lockdown.

New WhatsApp chatbot busts COVID-19 misinformation in Hindi

11 Jun 2020

Technology
New WhatsApp chatbot busts COVID-19 misinformation in Hindi

In a bid to help Indians fight misinformation around COVID-19, the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) has launched the Hindi version of its fact-checking chatbot for WhatsApp.

Anushka served legal notice for casteist slur in 'Paatal Lok'

20 May 2020

Entertainment
Anushka served legal notice for casteist slur in 'Paatal Lok'

Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma, who is currently basking in the success of her latest production Paatal Lok, has been served a legal notice over a casteist slur used in the show.

'Chhapaak': Religion of acid attacker changed from Muslim to Hindu?

08 Jan 2020

Entertainment
'Chhapaak': Religion of acid attacker changed from Muslim to Hindu?

After actor Deepika Padukone was slammed for attending a protest at Jawaharlal Nehru University, her upcoming film Chhapaak has become the center of a heated communal debate.

MEA spent Rs. 10 lakh on Modi's book launch: RTI

04 Dec 2019

India
MEA spent Rs. 10 lakh on Modi's book launch: RTI

The Ministry of External Affairs has been chided for delaying the response to an RTI seeking information about the 2018 launch of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's book 'Exam Warriors'.

Ajit Pawar resigns as Maharashtra Deputy CM

26 Nov 2019

Politics
Ajit Pawar resigns as Maharashtra Deputy CM

Amid the furor over the Maharashtra government formation, Nationalist Congress Party's rebel leader Ajit Pawar has resigned as the Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra.

Yash Raj Films has not paid my royalties: Salim Merchant

22 Nov 2019

Entertainment
Yash Raj Films has not paid my royalties: Salim Merchant

Singer Salim Merchant, part of popular Bollywood score composer duo Salim-Sulaiman, has claimed that renowned production banner Yash Raj Films (YRF) has not paid his dues in royalties, despite having collected it on his behalf.

Aarey Colony: Many arrested after midnight drama; Section 144 imposed

05 Oct 2019

India
Aarey Colony: Many arrested after midnight drama; Section 144 imposed

Merely hours after the Bombay High Court on Friday dismissed all four petitions challenging the felling of trees in the Aarey Colony in Goregaon East, Mumbai, authorities started cutting trees at the site.

#INXMediaCase: SC to hear Chidambaram's pre-arrest bail plea on Friday

21 Aug 2019

Politics
#INXMediaCase: SC to hear Chidambaram's pre-arrest bail plea on Friday

Former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader, P Chidambaram, has once again failed to get immediate relief from the Supreme Court on Wednesday.

Formed to tackle workplace sexual harassment, government's #MeToo panel dissolved

21 Jul 2019

India
Formed to tackle workplace sexual harassment, government's #MeToo panel dissolved

In the wake of the #MeToo movement in October, the government had constituted a Group of Ministers (GoM) to strengthen the legal and institutional frameworks to deal with and prevent workplace sexual harassment.

Kolkata: Busy watching Ind-NZ match, hospital staff loses patient's finger

12 Jul 2019

India
Kolkata: Busy watching Ind-NZ match, hospital staff loses patient's finger

A private hospital in Kolkata misplaced a patient's severed finger, which was to be re-attached during a surgical procedure.

Meet Aisha, the girl who inspired 'The Sky is Pink'

13 Jun 2019

Entertainment
Meet Aisha, the girl who inspired 'The Sky is Pink'

"If I have to have pulmonary fibrosis, I choose to have a happy pulmonary fibrosis," these were the words of Aisha Chaudhary, a gem we lost a little too early.

Youngsters compile 'The Pink List,' names LGBTQ-friendly Lok Sabha candidates

19 Apr 2019

India
Youngsters compile 'The Pink List,' names LGBTQ-friendly Lok Sabha candidates

Days after the Supreme Court dismissed a petition seeking civil rights for the LGBTQ+ community, a group of three friends have kick-started an initiative to ensure queer issues get political precedence.

Everything to know about the Reliance Jio DTH connection scam

02 Apr 2019

Business
Everything to know about the Reliance Jio DTH connection scam

Just months after the Reliance Jio Tower scam, another sophisticated fraud under the name of "Jio DTH" has come to the fore.

All you need to know about Reliance Jio Tower Scam

13 Jan 2019

Business
All you need to know about Reliance Jio Tower Scam

A sophisticated fraud, under the name of Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio Infocomm, is cheating people of millions of rupees in India.

#MeToo: Alok Nath expelled from CINTAA, Vinta Nanda welcomes move

14 Nov 2018

Entertainment
#MeToo: Alok Nath expelled from CINTAA, Vinta Nanda welcomes move

The Cine and TV Artistes' Association (CINTAA) expelled actor Alok Nath, accused of rape, on Tuesday, and his accuser Vinta Nanda welcomed the move.

Alia Bhatt's mother Soni Razdan shares her #MeToo story

24 Oct 2018

Entertainment
Alia Bhatt's mother Soni Razdan shares her #MeToo story

Bollywood's ongoing #MeToo movement has given courage to several women, like Vinta Nanda, Shweta Pandit, Sandhya Mridul, to share their traumatic stories.

#MeToo: After Chetan Bhagat's tweets, Ira Trivedi releases mail trail

22 Oct 2018

India
#MeToo: After Chetan Bhagat's tweets, Ira Trivedi releases mail trail

The mud-slinging between writers Chetan Bhagat and Ira Trivedi is getting dirtier by the day, with the latter accusing the former of sexual harassment.

Quint founder Raghav Bahl's residence raided by I-T officials

11 Oct 2018

India
Quint founder Raghav Bahl's residence raided by I-T officials

On Thursday, Income Tax officials raided the residence of media baron, Raghav Bahl in connection with a case of alleged tax evasion.

Rahul attacks Ambani over Rafale deal; calls him PM's 'BFF'

07 Oct 2018

Politics
Rahul attacks Ambani over Rafale deal; calls him PM's 'BFF'

Attacking industrialist Anil Ambani, Congress President Rahul Gandhi yesterday said one can land Rafale deal contracts worth "Rs. 1.3 lakh crore" if he is the PM's "BFF" (best friend forever).

Umar Khalid case: Two men claim credit for attack

16 Aug 2018

India
Umar Khalid case: Two men claim credit for attack

Despite having caught JNU student leader Umar Khalid's attacker on camera, the Delhi Police, so far, have failed to identify the man.

Delhi: Two Nigerians found dead in flat, no injury marks

01 Jun 2018

Delhi
Delhi: Two Nigerians found dead in flat, no injury marks

Three persons, including two Nigerians, were found dead today at a rented flat in west Delhi.

After 13 police-firing deaths, TN orders Sterlite plant shut down

28 May 2018

India
After 13 police-firing deaths, TN orders Sterlite plant shut down

The Tamil Nadu (TN) government has permanent closure of the Sterlite plant in Tuticorin, after violent protests over environmental damage resulted in 13 deaths.

Twitter restores Air India's hacked official Twitter handle

15 Mar 2018

India
Twitter restores Air India's hacked official Twitter handle

National carrier Air India's official Twitter account was hacked late last night for many hours before being restored, the airline said today.

After 32 years of cleaning, how dirty is Ganga today?

05 Feb 2018

India
After 32 years of cleaning, how dirty is Ganga today?

Contradicting reports of visible filth and pollution, the National Mission for Clean Ganga's (NMCG) recent data suggests that the holy river might be cleaner today than it was 32 years ago, when the government first launched projects to revive it.

The curious case of scientist Nambi Narayanan and ISRO espionage

19 Jan 2018

India
The curious case of scientist Nambi Narayanan and ISRO espionage

It has taken ex-ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan over two decades to come out with his story.

NewsBytes on TheQuint:  How low will journalism stoop down?

06 Jan 2018

India
NewsBytes on TheQuint: How low will journalism stoop down?

In an era of 'infobesity', where every organization feeds you with content/news, the pertinent question is - what is news?

Will Tesla come to India in 2018? Looks doubtful

29 Dec 2017

Business
Will Tesla come to India in 2018? Looks doubtful

Once upon a time, there was excitement in India about Tesla arriving in the country, but several reports since have bashed such hopes.

After 'Padmavati', now 'Tiger Zinda Hai' sees violent protests

23 Dec 2017

Entertainment
After 'Padmavati', now 'Tiger Zinda Hai' sees violent protests

After 'Padmavati', Rajasthan is now the hotbed for protests against Salman Khan-starrer 'Tiger Zinda Hai'.

Virat and Anushka to marry next week?

06 Dec 2017

Entertainment
Virat and Anushka to marry next week?

Looks like lovebirds Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma are finally getting married! The Quint reports that the popular couple is all set to tie the knowt early next week. In Italy.

Bengaluru Ola driver allegedly molests woman, threatens her

06 Dec 2017

India
Bengaluru Ola driver allegedly molests woman, threatens her

TimesNow has reported that an Ola driver in Bengaluru allegedly held a woman hostage and molested her in the cab.