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27 Jun 2019Delhi Police
Delhi Police vehicle used in viral TikTok video? Details here
Recently, a video of a TikTok user doing pushups atop, what appeared to be, a Delhi Police vehicle went viral on social media.
27 Jun 2019Yogi Adityanath
UP: Prisoners flash guns, government says weapons made of 'clay'
Administration in Uttar Pradesh came under fire on Wednesday after two prisoners of Unnao district jail were seen flashing country-made pistols in a viral video.
27 Jun 2019Tamil Nadu
In Chennai, gold has become cheaper than water, claims MP
Courtesy dried up reservoirs and scanty rainfall, Tamil Nadu's capital Chennai has become parched. The metro city is reeling under an acute water crisis throwing normal life out of gear.
#HealthBytes: 7 food items for great eyesight
Maintaining good eye health is crucial for having unobstructed, clear vision in the long run.
27 Jun 2019Mathura
Mathura: Mass cheating during LLB exams, teachers found assisting
Incidents of mass cheating at two big colleges in Mathura, affiliated to the Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar University (formerly Agra University), have come to light.
27 Jun 2019Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI)
Swiss bank accounts of Nirav Modi, having Rs. 280cr, seized
There seems to be no end to troubles of beleaguered diamantaire Nirav Modi, who is the prime accused in the Rs. 13,700 crore PNB fraud.
27 Jun 2019Health & Wellness
#HealthBytes: Six benefits of Apple cider vinegar
A common food flavor and preservative, Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) is an acidic, sour-tasting substance prepared from fermented apples.
27 Jun 2019Madhya Pradesh
In a first, Madhya Pradesh approves law against cow vigilantism
Amid several alleged incidents of cow slaughter-related violence in the country, Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday became the first Indian state to approve a law against cow vigilantism.
27 Jun 2019Supreme Court Of India
Assam: 14-year-old girl commits suicide, family blames NRC
Since the process of National Register of Citizens (NRC) started, residents of Assam have been rushing to prove they are Indian citizens, and naturally so.
27 Jun 2019Haryana
JEE Advanced topper cracked NTSE, KVPY; is a published author
As the results of the JEE Advanced 2019 were declared on June 14, Sonipat-resident Manan Agarwal emerged as Haryana's state topper, with an all-India rank of 14 (score 302/372).
27 Jun 2019Health & Wellness
#HealthBytes: Five food items that provide instant energy
In order to carry out all your physical and mental tasks through the day, in an effective and efficient manner, you need to be well energized.
27 Jun 2019Haryana
Haryana: Congress spokesperson Vikas Chaudhary shot dead in Faridabad
On Thursday, a Congress leader was murdered in broad daylight in Faridabad, raising questions about law and order situation in Haryana.
Modi arrives in Japan for G20 summit, to meet Trump
On Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Japan for the G20 summit, which is being held in Osaka between June 28 and June 29.
#CareerBytes: Busting some commonly believed myths around Chartered Accountancy (CA)
Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses in the country.
#HealthBytes: Six simple tips to enhance concentration
With increasingly packed work schedules, unhealthy eating habits, and sedentary lifestyles, our levels of stress and anxiety are at an all-time high.
US State Secretary, MEA discuss trade, H-1B visas and more
On his India visit United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Wednesday to hold talks on ways to bolster the Indo-US strategic relationship.
26 Jun 2019Health & Wellness
#HealthBytes: All you need to know about Birth Control Pills
The Birth Control Pill (also simply called The Pill) is a medicine that contains hormones, which can help prevent pregnancy by obstructing the process of fertilization.
26 Jun 2019World Trade Organization (WTO)
Certain topics eliminated from November CA final exam syllabus
As per several reports, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has released a list of topics that will be excluded from the Chartered Accountant (CA) Final exam, which is scheduled in November 2019.
Samant Goel, key-planner of Balakot operation, appointed R&AW chief
The two most prominent spy agencies of India - Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) and Intelligence Bureau (IB), got new chiefs on Wednesday.
BJP MLA thrashes Municipal Corporation official with a bat
In an outrageous incident captured on video, Indore BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya thrashed a Municipal Corporation officer, who was overseeing an anti-encroachment drive, with a cricket bat in Indore.
26 Jun 2019Indian Administrative Service (IAS)
This petrol pump worker's son cracked UPSC in first attempt
When results of the coveted Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) examinations were declared back in April, 759 candidates were recommended by the Commission for appointment to various services like IAS, IPS, IFS, etc.
26 Jun 2019Delhi University
DU admissions 2019: Expect first cut-off list on June 28
Delhi University (DU) is done with its registration process, and is now set to roll out the cut-off lists for all its affiliated colleges.
26 Jun 2019Supreme Court Of India
1L people dropped from NRC, will have to prove citizenship
Since last year, the National Register of Citizens (NRC) list has been defining politics in Assam. The first draft to identify who is an Indian citizen and who isn't was released in July 2018.
26 Jun 2019Jharkhand
Jharkhand: Lynching victim died as his head injury wasn't detected
Last week, a 22-year-old man succumbed to injuries in Jharkhand after being brutally thrashed by a mob. The death of Tabrez Ansari, days after the attack, sparked outrage across the nation.
#HealthBytes: Five home remedies to darken grey hair
Greying of hair may or may not mean maturity and wisdom, but it sure implies that your body isn't producing enough melamine- an early sign of aging.
26 Jun 2019Mumbai
Fresh trouble for Salman Khan? Journalist files complaint against superstar
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and controversies go hand in hand. And now, a new case has been added to the long list of Salman's controversies.
#CareerBytes: These institutes offer free UPSC IAS coaching for underprivileged
The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE), also popularly known as the IAS exam, is one of the toughest exams. But with the right preparation and hard work, one can crack the exam.
25 Jun 2019Narendra Modi
Aligarh: This Kachori seller earns Rs. 60L; gets tax notice
There may be many reasons for why Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pakoda selling advice doesn't work, and you can add another to your list: pakodas aren't kachoris.
#HealthBytes: Can't enjoy sex? These might be the reasons
Naturally, sex is supposed to be enjoyable. So, in case it's not, it means that there's something wrong with you or your relationship.
Health Bytes: Food-items to avoid when trying to lose weight
Weight loss is a process that demands right planning, long-term commitment, and making the right choices.
25 Jun 2019Uttarakhand
Guptas leave wedding trash in Auli, to bear cleaning expenses
Recently, the controversial South Africa-based Gupta family held a five-day double wedding affair in the hill station of Auli, Uttarakhand.
25 Jun 2019Haryana
Gurmeet Ram Rahim seeks parole, Haryana minister says "Why not?"
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who is serving 20 year sentence for rape and murder, has sought 42-day parole for "farming his fields" in Haryana's Sirsa.
Registrations for JEE Main and Advanced counselling to close today
Registration and process of filling in choices for admissions to academic programs using Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) score, Main and/or Advanced, will close today at 5PM.
#HealthBytes: Five reasons you shouldn't follow the Keto diet
If you happen to be a weight-watcher, you've probably already heard of the Ketogenic diet, one of the hottest diet buzzwords.
Despite rare medical condition, 28-year-old fulfils dream of becoming lawyer
On June 16, hundreds enrolled as advocates in the Kerala High Court, but 28-year-old Pramitha Augustine among them cuts a prominent figure.
25 Jun 2019London
Mehul Choksi will be extradited, says Antigua's PM
India's grip is tightening around Mehul Choksi, and soon he might be extradited.
25 Jun 2019Pakistan News
No one, not even families knew: Balakot pilots
In February, Indian Air Force pulled off an impossible task- the jets penetrated Pakistan's airspace, bombed terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed's camp, and returned safely.
25 Jun 2019Jharkhand
Jharkhand: Muslim man lynched, 11 people held, two cops suspended
A Muslim man identified as Shams Tabrez Ansari died on Saturday (June 22) in Jharkhand, days after a mob tied him to a pole and brutally thrashed him.
25 Jun 2019Madhya Pradesh
Meet the five youngest IAS officers in the country
The Civil Services Examination (CSE) conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is one of the most challenging competitive exams in the country.
24 Jun 2019India
Lakes dried up, deficient rainfall: India's water crisis deepens
More than half of India is staring at a drought-like situation and no one seems to be taking concrete steps to ward off this problem.