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17 Oct 2018

Deepika Padukone

Ranveer reacts to reports of his November wedding with Deepika

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone's wedding has been one of the most anticipated events of the year.

17 Oct 2018


Mumbai: Notorious serial rapist, murderer, accused in 20 cases, nailed

Almost a decade after he raped and murdered two girls, a notorious serial rapist in Mumbai who is accused in at least 20 cases has been been conclusively identified, thanks to forensic tests.

13 Oct 2018

Pakistan News

Pakistan: Rapist and murderer of seven-year-old to be hanged soon

An Anti-Terrorism Court in Pakistan on Friday ruled that the rapist and murderer of seven-year-old will be hanged on October 17.

11 Oct 2018

Reliance Jio

Soon, Indians will get a million Wi-Fi hotspots: Details here

In a bid to keep people connected, government is working with major telecom giants to establish a massive public Wi-Fi network.

09 Oct 2018


Bulgarian journalist brutally raped and murdered for investigating EU corruption?

In an incident that has sparked international condemnation, a Bulgarian TV journalist was found brutally raped and murdered in a park at Ruse on Saturday.

05 Oct 2018


Mumbai: 17-year-old missing boy's body found in Gharapuri

The decomposed body of a missing youth, the son of a scientist working with the Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC) in Mumbai, was found at Gharapuri Island off the city coast, police said.

03 Oct 2018


UPSC: Top apps and websites to crack the IAS exam

The Indian Civil Services exam, commonly referred to as the IAS exam, is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) each year.

20 Sep 2018


Gujarat: In 26 minutes, lawmakers approve salary-hike for themselves

On Wednesday, Gujarat lawmakers showed an unprecedented unity as they passed a bill after a debate which lasted 26 minutes.

26 Aug 2018


Now, an app to rent boyfriends and 'cure' depression

A new app called Rent A Boy|Friend was launched in Mumbai and Pune on Friday with a motive to fight depression.

US: Fertility-doctor impregnates women with own sperm for unknown reasons

On Thursday, a fertility doctor in Indiana, US had his license suspended for impregnating dozens of women with his own sperm.

21 Aug 2018


Man found hanging, wife stuffed in fridge, daughters in suitcase

In a rather gruesome case reported out of Allahabad, police have recovered the body of a man, along with his family members comprising his wife and three daughters.

19 Aug 2018


Transgenders strip naked, cause traffic woes in Delhi's Green Park

In what can be seen as a protest against police crackdown on illegal activities, a group of transgenders stripped naked on the streets of Green Park in South Delhi, obviously causing traffic woes for the public.

'Jayalalithaa was never pregnant': TN government denies claims by 'daughter'

The Tamil Nadu government told Madras High Court on Tuesday that the deceased Chief Minister of the state, Jayalalithaa, was never pregnant in her life.

24 Jul 2018

New South Wales

How much longer before humans conquer ageing?

Countless researches, superfoods, cosmetics and exercises claim to have found the way to achieve human's most wishful desire - to enhance longevity or at least our health spans.

18 Jul 2018

Delhi Police

14 mobile teams to help Delhi Police in evidence collection

In a bid to bring down pending cases, which stand at 4,500 at the moment, Delhi Police may set up 14 district-level crime scene management teams (DMCS).

16 Jul 2018

Jammu And Kashmir

105 couples tie knot at Kashmir's biggest ever mass marriage

The Jaffri Council of Jammu and Kashmir turned dreams of 105 underprivileged couples into reality by getting them married in the valley's biggest mass marriage ceremony.

08 Jul 2018


Mumbai rains: One dead in waterfall, city flooded, traffic hit

At least one person died when water levels at the Chinchoti waterfall in Vasai, Mumbai, rose suddenly after heavy rains. Over 100 were rescued, NDTV reported.

Lab-grown Neanderthal mini-brains might shed more light on human evolution

Up until now, researchers' attempts to understand the success of Homo sapiens over their less fortunate evolutionary uncles, the Neanderthals, literally involved studying a void i.e. the empty space in Neanderthal skulls.

29 Jun 2018


Mumbai crash: Brave pilots who sacrificed themselves to save hundreds

Yesterday's Mumbai crash has brought to the fore tales of heroism about the two people in charge, Chief Pilot Pradeep Rajput and Co-pilot Maria Zuberi, who saved many lives by directing the aircraft towards a vacant construction site.

17 Jun 2018


And, just like that NewsBytes turns 3!

I blinked and, just like that, NewsBytes turned 3. If it was a dream then, it is a rocketship now. A rocketship that is made of sweat, tears, blood, content and technology. And, each one of us is a co-pilot.

10 Jun 2018

IIT-JEE Advanced

JEE Advanced results declared, Roorkee boy tops exam

IIT-Kanpur has declared the results of the JEE Advanced 2018 on its official website. Those who have cleared the exam will be eligible for admission into the prestigious IITs.

04 Jun 2018


Ghaziabad: Parents search-for missing 4-year-old as his body rots near-home

In a disturbing case, the partially-decomposed body of a four-year-old, who went missing in 2016, was recovered from a box on his neighbor's terrace yesterday in Ghaziabad's Sahibabad.

14 May 2018


In 5-years, number of cases at Mumbai's Kalina forensic-lab doubles

Last year, the Kalina Forensic Science Lab (FSL) received double the number of cases it did five years ago, indicating Mumbai Police's increasing reliance on forensics.

14 May 2018


Bihar: Shirts removed, Sleeves snipped of students to prevent cheating

Looks like the scenes of mass-cheating in Bihar still haunt examination officials, forcing them to switch to extreme measures.

13 May 2018


Government to set up DNA databanks at national, state level

DNA databanks will be set up at national and state levels to store DNA profiles, and those who leak the information stored in such facilities will be punished with an upto three years' jail term or upto Rs. 1L fine, according to a draft bill on DNA technology being finalized by Law Ministry.

04 May 2018


Noida couple perform last-rites of daughter. Then she mysteriously reappears

When Noida residents Raj and Sarvesh Saxena were informed their 25-year-old daughter Neetu had been found by the roadside, burnt to death, they were devastated.

Indian National bombed Saudi Arabia in 2016, confirms DNA test

On the basis of DNA tests, Saudi Arabia has confirmed the bomber who attacked US Consulate in Jeddah, was an Indian national and possibly an operative of Lashkar-e-Taiba.

25 Apr 2018


Honor among fastest-growing smartphone brands in India in Q1 2018

Huawei's e-brand for digital natives, Honor, has emerged as one of the fastest growing smartphone brands in Q1 2018 in India.

21 Apr 2018


Surat rape case: Prime suspect and 2 others arrested

In a major breakthrough in the rape and murder of 11-year-old girl in Surat, the Ahmedabad Crime Branch arrested the prime suspect Harsh Sai Gurjar on Friday.

16 Apr 2018

Delhi High Court

Danish-woman rape case: Delhi-HC upholds life imprisonment of five convicts

The Delhi High Court, on Monday, upheld life imprisonment given to five convicts for raping a 52-year-old Danish woman in Delhi in 2014.

16 Apr 2018

Delhi High Court

Danish woman gang-rape: HC upholds life term till convicts' death

The Delhi High Court today upheld the sentence of life imprisonment till death given to five convicts for gang raping a 52-year-old Danish woman in Delhi in 2014.

06 Apr 2018


Doctor sued for secretly impregnating patient with his own sperm

In a bizarre incident, a 36-year-old American woman has sued the former fertility doctor of her parents for secretly using his own sperm to conceive her.

22 Mar 2018

Delhi Police

Man, killed by head injury, lay in DMRC-tunnel for 7-months

A man, whose decomposed body was found inside a Delhi Metro tunnel in February this year, had died due to head injuries, his autopsy report has found, complicating the case further.

22 Mar 2018


39 kidnapped Indians shot dead over a year ago: Iraq

Revealing details about the deaths of 39 Indians killed in Mosul, Iraqi officials have confirmed they were shot in the head over a year ago.

04 Mar 2018


Deciphering the new Team India led by Virat Kohli

Team India has developed a new culture under skipper Virat Kohli.

23 Feb 2018


Mumbai: Man, who raped his daughter, sentenced to life

In a shocking incident, a 38-year-old man has been sentenced to life by Vasai court on Thursday for raping his own daughter and having two children with her.

17 Feb 2018

Pakistan News

Six-year-old Zainab Ansari's killer gets four sentences in Pakistan

A Pakistan court has sentenced a 24-year-old man, Imran Ali, to four death sentences for raping and murdering a six-year-old girl, Zainab Ansari, last month in the city of Kasur, south of Lahore.

17 Feb 2018


Now your DNA will help you find an ideal date

Singles looking for more compatible first dates can now use an app that wants them to swab their way to love.

02 Feb 2018

Larry Page

How much longer before humans conquer ageing?

Countless researches, superfoods, cosmetics and exercises claim to have found the way to achieve human's most wishful desire - to enhance longevity or at least our health spans.

25 Jan 2018


Monkeys successfully cloned for first time: Are humans next?

In a historical breakthrough, Chinese scientists successfully cloned monkeys using the same technique as Dolly the sheep -first mammal cloned from an adult cell- in 1996.