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12 Jan 2023World Health Organization
WHO recommends against using India-made cough syrups after Uzbekistan deaths
The World Health Organization (WHO) issued a medical alert on Wednesday, warning against the use of two cough syrups made by Noida-based company Marion Biotech for children in Uzbekistan.
12 Jan 2023Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
AAP receives recovery notice of Rs. 164cr over political ads
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has received a notice from the Directorate of Information & Publicity (DIP) of the Delhi government for recovering Rs. 163.62 crore it spent on advertisements, reportedly violating the Supreme Court's 2015 guidelines issued for ruling parties.
11 Jan 2023Delhi
Delhi government hikes auto, taxi fares; check new rates here
The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government on Wednesday announced a hike in auto and taxi fares across Delhi.
11 Jan 2023Space News
India's Chandra telescope captures comet seen once in 50,000 years
The Himalayan Chandra Telescope, operated by the Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA), has captured an image of comet C/2022 E3 (ZTF).
11 Jan 2023Mohan Bhagwat
RSS chief Bhagwat speaks in support of LGBTQ community
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) head Mohan Bhagwat spoke in support of the LGBTQ community, stating that they are humans and have the right to live like others.
10 Jan 2023Travel And Tourism
Different types of Indian passports and the benefits they offer
You must already be aware of the blue-colored passports, the type of passport available for common citizens of India.
08 Jan 2023Anjali Singh
Knew victim was getting dragged under: Sultanpuri accident accused
In a major development in Anjali Singh's death case, the Delhi woman who died after getting hit by a car in Sultanpuri and was dragged for 13km, the accused informed the police that they knew that the victim was stuck under the car but continued driving as they were scared.
08 Jan 2023Delhi
Delhi police attacked by mob after Nigerians detained for overstaying
A mob of 100 African nationals surrounded a team of cops in South Delhi's Neb Sarai area and clashed with them after the police apprehended three Nigerians whose visas were expired.
07 Jan 2023Kerala
Kerala woman orders biryani dish 'Kuzhimanthi' online, dies after eating
In another shocking incident of potential food poisoning, a 20-year-old Kerala woman passed away after reportedly consuming a biryani dish called ''Kuzhimanthi' from a local hotel.
06 Jan 2023Chief Justice of India
Will confirm 44 judges' appointment soon: Centre to Supreme Court
The names of 44 judges will be confirmed for appointment to the higher judiciary within three days, the Centre informed the Supreme Court on Friday.
06 Jan 2023Kerala
Kerala to Texas! Judge Surendran Pattel's inspirational rags-to-riches journey
Indian-American Surendran K Pattel officially took oath as the district court judge of Texas's Fort Bend County, United States, on Sunday.
06 Jan 2023Delhi
Cold wave grips Delhi, temperature dips to 1.8 degrees Celsius
Delhiites woke up to a foggy and chilly morning on Friday as the cold wave in North India tightened its grip further.
05 Jan 2023Accidents
Delhi accident: Police identify two more suspects including car owner
While the country is still coming to grips with the death of Anjali Singh, the woman who passed away after getting hit by a car in Sultanpuri and got dragged for 13km, two more suspects have emerged in the case.
04 Jan 2023China
China introduces Asia's first hydrogen-powered train: Check top-speed and features
Asia's first hydrogen-powered passenger train has been unveiled in China. It has been jointly developed by CRRC Changchun Railway Company and Chengdu Rail Transit.
04 Jan 2023Delhi Police
4 injured, Delhi cop booked after car hits 6 vehicles
A private vehicle belonging to an assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of the Delhi Police crashed into cars and left several injured in Delhi's Dwarka Mor area on Tuesday night.
04 Jan 2023Space News
Top 5 space missions that will launch this year
2022 has been a record-breaking year in terms of space research. NASA calls this phase the "golden era of space exploration" and rightly so. From Artemis 1 to the ground-breaking discoveries of the JWST, several milestones have been achieved including the completion of China's Tiangong space station.
03 Jan 2023Shark Tank India
Shark Tank participant STAGE raises Rs.40 crore in Series A
STAGE, a participant in season two of Shark Tank India, has raised Rs. 40 crore in its Series A funding round. The Indore-based OTT platform was founded by Vinay Singhal, Shashank Vaishnav, and Parveen Singhal.
03 Jan 2023Odisha
Odisha: Third Russian found dead in less than two weeks
A Russian national was found dead on a ship anchored at Paradip Port in Jagatsinghpur, Odisha, on Tuesday, Hindustan Times reported, citing officials.
03 Jan 2023Hyundai
Hyundai, Kia jointly made 10L cars in India in 2022
Hyundai along with its sibling brand Kia achieved a production milestone of 10 lakh units in India last year.
03 Jan 2023Travel And Tourism
5 annual flower shows in India too gorgeous to miss
Make this new year beautiful for once and 'floral'.
02 Jan 2023Apple
Centre now wants Apple to manufacture MacBooks, iPads in India
After iPhones, the Centre is keen on encouraging the manufacturing of iPads and MacBooks in India. And for that, it is planning to offer more benefits to OEMs.
02 Jan 2023Toyota Kirloskar Motor
Toyota achieves decade-best sales in 2022; 1,60,357 units retailed
Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) ended the year 2022 on a positive note.
02 Jan 2023Box Office Collection
Box office collections: 'Avatar 2' inching toward $1B overseas haul
Avatar: The Way of Water has been performing phenomenally at the box office. The sequel of the much-awaited visual spectacle is being loved by viewers globally and the film has been shattering records after records.
01 Jan 2023Mumbai
Jains protest in Delhi, Mumbai against 'Shri Sammed Shikharji' decision
Numerous members of the Jain community held a massive protest in Delhi and Mumbai against the vandalization of the temple in Palitana, and against the verdict of the Jharkhand government that declared the "Shri Sammed Shikharji" as a tourist spot.
01 Jan 2023LPG Cylinder
Commercial LPG cylinders costlier by Rs. 25; Congress slams Centre
Prices of commercial Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders have been increased with effect from the first day of New Year 2023.
01 Jan 2023COVID-19
#NewsBytesExplainer: What's XBB.1.5, COVID-19 sub-variant triggering cases spike in US
The novel Omicron sub-variant XBB.1.5 of COVID-19 poses another threat to public health.
01 Jan 2023Delhi
New Year: People throng iconic spots to ring in 2023
People in Bengaluru, Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, and other major cities turned up in big numbers as India welcomed the New Year 2023 in style at midnight.
30 Dec 2022Adani Group
India records highest-ever M&A activity this year at $152bn
In 2022, we saw Indian companies making some big moves despite the global economic slowdown. The deal-making activity was at an all-time high.
28 Dec 2022Travel And Tourism
Ganga Vilas: All about the world's longest river cruise
The world's longest river cruise is set to begin from Varanasi on January 13.
27 Dec 2022South Korea
South Korea records first death caused by brain-eating amoeba
South Korea registered its first death linked to Naegleria fowleri, commonly known as the brain-eating amoeba, when a man in his 50s, who recently visited Thailand, died on Wednesday.
27 Dec 2022China
All about Cordyceps, a genus of fungi costlier than gold
Also called caterpillar fungus or Himalayan gold, Cordyceps fungus is a herbal drug that is believed to be more expensive than gold in China.
27 Dec 2022COVID-19
COVID-19: India redoubles fight against coronavirus as cases surge globally
India has been undertaking a series of fresh measures to combat the COVID-19 spread in the country, following a surge in coronavirus infections in several countries, especially China.
27 Dec 2022Food
Shahi paneer ranks 28 among top-50 best traditional dishes globally
Bulgaria-based food website Taste Atlas recently conducted the "World's Best Cuisine Awards 2022" and revealed the top 50 dishes from around the world.
26 Dec 2022Inflation
World economy will face recession in 2023, warns CEBR
Those recession fears we have been harboring for a while might become true. According to the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR), the world is walking into a recession in 2023.
25 Dec 2022China
Willing to resolve border tensions with India, says China
China has expressed a willingness to cooperate with India to improve bilateral ties and stabilize border areas.
25 Dec 2022COVID-19
COVID-19: India logs 227 new cases, one death
India on Sunday reported over 200 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of over 20 cases from the previous day.
24 Dec 2022COVID-19
Omicron BF.7 subvariant to have little impact on India: Experts
Amid concerns over the spread of the COVID-19 Omicron sub-variant BF.7 in China, Indian scientists urged the Centre to bust the misleading information and communicate better about it.
22 Dec 2022Maharashtra
Maharashtra: 'Eligible bachelors' take out march seeking brides in Solapur
In an attempt to highlight the problem of the skewed male-female ratio, many 'eligible bachelors' in Maharashtra's Solapur took out a march looking for brides for themselves.
19 Dec 2022Sushmita Sen
Know all about Sargam Kaushal, Mrs. World 2022
Sargam Kaushal was crowned Mrs. World 2022—the most prestigious international pageant for married women—in Las Vegas, USA on Sunday.
18 Dec 2022Bilawal Bhutto Zardari
Pakistan minister Shazia Marri threatens India with 'nuclear war'
Pakistan minister Shazia Marri on Saturday threatened India with "nuclear war," a day after India slammed Pakistan's Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari for his derogatory remarks about PM Narendra Modi after the former referred to him as the "butcher of Gujarat."