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Who is Indo-Australian spin sensation Tanveer Sangha?

31 Jan 2021

Who is Indo-Australian spin sensation Tanveer Sangha?

On Wednesday, Cricket Australia named Indian-origin spinner Tanveer Sangha in their squad for the T20I series against New Zealand.

BCCI set to conduct IPL 2021 in India

31 Jan 2021

BCCI set to conduct IPL 2021 in India

In what comes as a positive news for Indian cricket fans, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is planning to conduct the IPL 2021 in India.

Shakti Kapoor breaks silence on Shraddha Kapoor's wedding rumors

28 Jan 2021

Shakti Kapoor breaks silence on Shraddha Kapoor's wedding rumors

Veteran actor Shakti Kapoor has responded to reports of his daughter, actor Shraddha Kapoor and her rumored boyfriend Rohan Shrestha's plausible marriage plans.

Kangana says she might also direct 'Manikarnika Returns'

27 Jan 2021

Kangana says she might also direct 'Manikarnika Returns'

Actor Kangana Ranaut had recently announced the sequel to her directorial debut Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, titled Manikarnika Returns: The Legend of Didda.

Janhvi Kapoor's 'Good Luck Jerry's shoot stalled again in Punjab

25 Jan 2021

Janhvi Kapoor's 'Good Luck Jerry's shoot stalled again in Punjab

The shooting of Janhvi Kapoor-starrer upcoming film Good Luck Jerry was stalled for a second time in Punjab.

Yuvraj prepared me for Australia's 'chin music': Shubman Gill

24 Jan 2021

Yuvraj prepared me for Australia's 'chin music': Shubman Gill

Young Indian opener Shubman Gill made his mark in the recently-concluded Border-Gavaskar series that India won 2-1.

Maharashtra: Woman withdraws rape allegations against minister Dhananjay Munde

22 Jan 2021

Maharashtra: Woman withdraws rape allegations against minister Dhananjay Munde

The woman who accused Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader and Maharashtra Social Justice Minister Dhananjay Munde of rape has withdrawn her complaint, reports said on Friday.

Software engineer dupes 22,000 people through shopping website, arrested

19 Jan 2021

Software engineer dupes 22,000 people through shopping website, arrested

The Mumbai Police has arrested a software engineer-turned-cloth merchant from Gujarat's Surat for allegedly duping nearly 22,000 people, mostly women, through his shopping website.

Khushi Kapoor to make acting debut soon, confirms Boney Kapoor

19 Jan 2021

Khushi Kapoor to make acting debut soon, confirms Boney Kapoor

Khushi Kapoor, the younger daughter of film producer Boney Kapoor and late actor Sridevi, is all set to mark her acting debut soon.

BCCI to discuss 'bigger IPL window' in forthcoming meeting

17 Jan 2021

BCCI to discuss 'bigger IPL window' in forthcoming meeting

While two new teams are set to be introduced from the IPL 2022 season onwards, the BCCI is working on ways to get a bigger window in the international calendar in order to accommodate a longer tournament.

Farm laws: Centre wants clause-by-clause discussion with protesting farmers

16 Jan 2021

Farm laws: Centre wants clause-by-clause discussion with protesting farmers

During the ninth round of talks with farmers on Friday, the Centre insisted on clause-by-clause discussion, a departure from the blanket demand of protesters to repeal the three laws.

Coronavirus vaccine consignment awaits government nod for take-off from Pune

08 Jan 2021

Coronavirus vaccine consignment awaits government nod for take-off from Pune

On Thursday night, the Pune Airport was prepared to airlift vials of coronavirus vaccine, the first such exercise in India's massive inoculation drive.

On Irrfan's birth anniversary, son Babil shares a heartfelt post

07 Jan 2021

On Irrfan's birth anniversary, son Babil shares a heartfelt post

Late actor Irrfan Khan, who passed away last year, would have turned 54 today.

BMC files a police complaint against actor Sonu Sood

07 Jan 2021

BMC files a police complaint against actor Sonu Sood

Actor Sonu Sood, who has been in the limelight because of his philanthropic work for migrant workers amid the COVID-19 pandemic, has landed in legal trouble.

Rahul Roy gets discharged from hospital, shares health update

07 Jan 2021

Rahul Roy gets discharged from hospital, shares health update

Actor Rahul Roy, who had suffered a brain stroke in November last year, has been discharged from the hospital.

Loan app case: Chennai Police arrests 2 Chinese nationals

03 Jan 2021

Loan app case: Chennai Police arrests 2 Chinese nationals

Four people, including two Chinese nationals, have been arrested by the Chennai Police in connection with the loan apps case.

Gujarat: 3 siblings, locked in room, rescued after 10 years

28 Dec 2020

Gujarat: 3 siblings, locked in room, rescued after 10 years

Three siblings aged 30-42 were rescued from their room in Gujarat's Rajkot on Sunday after being locked for nearly a decade.

PMC Bank scam: Sanjay Raut's wife summoned by Enforcement Directorate

28 Dec 2020

PMC Bank scam: Sanjay Raut's wife summoned by Enforcement Directorate

In connection to the Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative (PMC) Bank money laundering case, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued summons to Varsha Raut, the wife of Shiv Sena's firebrand leader Sanjay Raut.

BCCI's Cricket Advisory Committee picks three national selectors: Details here

25 Dec 2020

BCCI's Cricket Advisory Committee picks three national selectors: Details here

On Thursday, the BCCI named Chetan Sharma, Abbey Kuruvilla and Debasis Mohanty as national selectors as former Indian pacer Ajit Agarkar missed out.

Not out of control: WHO on new coronavirus strain

22 Dec 2020

Not out of control: WHO on new coronavirus strain

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday said that the new coronavirus strain found in the United Kingdom is not yet out of control and that the existing measures are enough to fight against it.

Front passenger airbag set to be mandatory for all cars

21 Dec 2020

Front passenger airbag set to be mandatory for all cars

Airbags for the passenger side of the front seats will soon be made compulsory for all cars in India, including the economy models, the central government has announced.

Shah reaches Bengal for two-day visit, will address rally today

19 Dec 2020

Shah reaches Bengal for two-day visit, will address rally today

Bharatiya Janata Party's top leader and the country's Home Minister, Amit Shah, arrived in West Bengal on Saturday, after 1 am. He will stay in the state for two days to take stock of the situation ahead of the high-voltage elections, slated to be held next year.

AMU: Students oppose invitation extended to Modi as Chief Guest

18 Dec 2020

AMU: Students oppose invitation extended to Modi as Chief Guest

The Aligarh Muslim University has turned 100 years old and to mark the occasion, an invitation was sent to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who accepted it. This development, however, has sparked a tug of war between teachers and students.

Yuvraj Singh could play the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament

15 Dec 2020

Yuvraj Singh could play the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament

Indian legend Yuvraj Singh might return to India's domestic circuit soon.

IIT-Madras locked down after 66 students test coronavirus positive

14 Dec 2020

IIT-Madras locked down after 66 students test coronavirus positive

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras was put under temporary lockdown after 71 people, including 66 students, tested positive for coronavirus in the last two weeks.

Farmers go on hunger strike, agitation against agricultural laws intensifies

14 Dec 2020

Farmers go on hunger strike, agitation against agricultural laws intensifies

The farmers' agitation against the three controversial agricultural laws is set to intensify today, as heads of all farmers' unions began a hunger strike at 8 am. The strike will end at 5 pm.

Remo D'Souza is fine now, says wife Lizelle

12 Dec 2020

Remo D'Souza is fine now, says wife Lizelle

Bollywood choreographer and film director Remo D'Souza, who suffered a heart attack on Friday, is now stable, revealed his wife Lizelle D'Souza.

Several injured as fire erupts at Hyderabad chemical factory

12 Dec 2020

Several injured as fire erupts at Hyderabad chemical factory

A major fire broke out at a chemical factory in the Bollaram industrial area of Sangareddy district near Hyderabad, Telangana, on Saturday.

Here's how the government is planning to conduct COVID-19 vaccinations

12 Dec 2020

Here's how the government is planning to conduct COVID-19 vaccinations

With licensing for COVID-19 vaccines expected in the coming weeks, the government has drafted a plan for vaccination campaigns.

Aamir's son Junaid's debut film to also star Shalini Pandey

09 Dec 2020

Aamir's son Junaid's debut film to also star Shalini Pandey

Speculations around Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan's son Junaid Khan's big-screen debut have been doing the rounds for quite some time.

Yesterday's talks failed, government to send new proposal to farmers

09 Dec 2020

Yesterday's talks failed, government to send new proposal to farmers

After a meeting with Home Minister Amit Shah didn't yield the desired results, the Centre will now send a new proposal to farmers, who have been protesting against three agricultural laws.

Unhygienic conditions at Singhu border making protesting farmers sick

07 Dec 2020

Unhygienic conditions at Singhu border making protesting farmers sick

Braving the chilly winter, hundreds of farmers have been camping at the Singhu border for days, to protest against three controversial laws. While they have claimed they would not move until the government revokes the reforms, the filthy condition of the protest site is making them sick.

Fardeen Khan planning a comeback, confirms Mukesh Chhabra

07 Dec 2020

Fardeen Khan planning a comeback, confirms Mukesh Chhabra

Actor Fardeen Khan, who has been away from the silver screen for almost a decade, is set to make a comeback.

It's cold outside: Government invites agitating farmers for talks today

01 Dec 2020

It's cold outside: Government invites agitating farmers for talks today

As protest by farmers intensified, the government again reached out to them asking them to come for a conversation today at 3 pm. They have been called for talks at Vigyan Bhawan but the farmers haven't made a decision about attending it yet.

Wajid Khan's wife opens up on being forced to convert

30 Nov 2020

Wajid Khan's wife opens up on being forced to convert

Amid the ongoing debate around the Anti-Conversion law, wife of late musician Wajid Khan has come forward to share her experience of being married outside her religion.

Orphan clicks wrong link, loses seat in IIT-Bombay, approaches SC

30 Nov 2020

Orphan clicks wrong link, loses seat in IIT-Bombay, approaches SC

A teen from Agra, who was orphaned two years ago, lost a seat at the prestigious IIT-Bombay because he clicked on the wrong link.

Bharti to be dropped from Kapil's show? Krushna Abhishek clarifies

30 Nov 2020

Bharti to be dropped from Kapil's show? Krushna Abhishek clarifies

Amid rumors that comedian Bharti Singh might be dropped from The Kapil Sharma Show (TKSS) after being arrested in a drugs case, co-star Krushna Abhishek and others have come out in her support.

4 sisters found dead in Haryana; hospitalized mother prime suspect

28 Nov 2020

4 sisters found dead in Haryana; hospitalized mother prime suspect

Four sisters, all under the age of 10, were reportedly found dead on Friday morning at their home in the Piproli village of Haryana's Nuh district.

GDP shrinks by 7.5% in Q2, India in technical recession

28 Nov 2020

GDP shrinks by 7.5% in Q2, India in technical recession

After a record 23.9% slump in the previous quarter, the Indian economy rebounded a little in the July-September quarter, as the gross domestic product (GDP) shrank by 7.5%.

Nivar weakens into "severe cyclonic storm;" rains lash Chennai, Puducherry

26 Nov 2020

Nivar weakens into "severe cyclonic storm;" rains lash Chennai, Puducherry

Late last night, Cyclone Nivar made landfall near Puducherry, but it is learned to have weakened. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said this morning that the cyclone would further weaken and become a cyclonic storm.