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Coronavirus outbreak: India confirms 28 cases, including 16 Italians

04 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: India confirms 28 cases, including 16 Italians

India's Health Ministry on Wednesday confirmed 28 positive cases of the novel coronavirus disease, called COVID-19.

FDA allows new technologies to ramp up coronavirus testing efforts

01 Mar 2020

FDA allows new technologies to ramp up coronavirus testing efforts

In a bid to ramp up testing efforts for coronavirus, the US Food and Drug Administration has allowed the induction of new diagnostic technologies.

Coronavirus outbreak: First death confirmed in the US

01 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: First death confirmed in the US

The US has reported its first confirmed death from coronavirus.

Google employee in Zurich contracts coronavirus: Details here

29 Feb 2020

Google employee in Zurich contracts coronavirus: Details here

A Google employee has contracted the novel coronavirus.

After grand welcome, Trump to get on with business today

25 Feb 2020

After grand welcome, Trump to get on with business today

A grand welcome to India later, US President Donald Trump will hold important talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi today.

Everything about Spurs vs Leipzig and Atalanta vs Valencia

19 Feb 2020

Everything about Spurs vs Leipzig and Atalanta vs Valencia

The UEFA Champions League 2019-20 round of 16 returns with two high-profile matches on Wednesday.

Auto Expo 2020: 5 new, market-ready electric cars showcased

13 Feb 2020

Auto Expo 2020: 5 new, market-ready electric cars showcased

After a five-day-long extravaganza, India's biggest motor show, the Auto Expo 2020, has come to a close.

Is Samsung's second foldable phone worth the hype?

12 Feb 2020

Is Samsung's second foldable phone worth the hype?

Alongside the spec-loaded Galaxy S20 flagships, Samsung has unveiled the all-new Galaxy Z Flip, its second foldable phone.

Oscars 2020: 'Parasite' wins Best Picture, and a lot more!

10 Feb 2020

Oscars 2020: 'Parasite' wins Best Picture, and a lot more!

Parasite, the cinematic marvel of Bong Joon-ho, created history at Oscars 2020 by becoming the first-ever non-English movie to win the award for Best Picture in the 92-year span of the Academy Awards.

Wuhan coronavirus outbreak declared 'global health emergency' by WHO

31 Jan 2020

Wuhan coronavirus outbreak declared 'global health emergency' by WHO

The World Health Organization on Thursday declared the ongoing coronavirus outbreak a global health emergency.

India shares evacuation forms with citizens stuck in China: Report

30 Jan 2020

India shares evacuation forms with citizens stuck in China: Report

As the deadly coronavirus infection spread to all provinces and regions of China, the Indian embassy in Beijing has prepared to evacuate Indians stuck in Wuhan, the epicenter of the outbreak.

Coronavirus: Rajasthan doctor placed in isolation after returning from China

27 Jan 2020

Coronavirus: Rajasthan doctor placed in isolation after returning from China

Amid a global coronavirus scare, a doctor in Rajasthan has been placed under medical supervision after showing symptoms of an infection.

Coronavirus: Government monitoring well-being of Indian students stuck in China

26 Jan 2020

Coronavirus: Government monitoring well-being of Indian students stuck in China

Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar on Sunday said that the Indian embassy in Beijing is "constantly checking" on the Indian students still stuck in China, where a coronavirus outbreak has exploded over the past month.

Coronavirus outbreak: 41 dead in China; over 1,300 infected worldwide

25 Jan 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: 41 dead in China; over 1,300 infected worldwide

An outbreak of a never-before-seen coronavirus has claimed 41 lives in China, authorities confirmed on Saturday.

China desperately tries to contain coronavirus, cancels New Year celebrations

24 Jan 2020

China desperately tries to contain coronavirus, cancels New Year celebrations

China is struggling to stop a deadly virus from causing more damage than it already has. The coronavirus that broke out in Wuhan has claimed 25 lives so far and has affected over 800.

Kerala nurse in Saudi Arabia contracts deadly coronavirus amid outbreak

23 Jan 2020

Kerala nurse in Saudi Arabia contracts deadly coronavirus amid outbreak

A nurse from Kerala, working at a hospital in Saudi Arabia, has tested positive for the coronavirus. This is the first report of an Indian who has contracted the coronavirus, which has infected over 600 people globally and left 17 dead.

Chinese city, epicenter of coronavirus outbreak, placed on lockdown

23 Jan 2020

Chinese city, epicenter of coronavirus outbreak, placed on lockdown

The city of Wuhan in central China has been placed on lockdown since the outbreak of a new coronavirus.

Samsung's AirDresser cleans your clothes in wardrobe, without washing them

23 Jan 2020

Samsung's AirDresser cleans your clothes in wardrobe, without washing them

Even though Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2020) has come to an end, Samsung isn't shying away from showing fancy gadgets.

All you need to know about the deadly coronavirus outbreak

22 Jan 2020

All you need to know about the deadly coronavirus outbreak

Over the past month, an infectious virus, never seen in humans before, has infected hundreds of people across many nations.

15 foreign envoys visit Kashmir, government explains agenda

09 Jan 2020

15 foreign envoys visit Kashmir, government explains agenda

As 15 envoys from different countries are visiting Jammu and Kashmir, the government briefed media about the objective of this trip.

Ranveer Singh-Alia Bhatt's 'Gully Boy' out of Oscars 2020 race

17 Dec 2019

Ranveer Singh-Alia Bhatt's 'Gully Boy' out of Oscars 2020 race

Gully Boy, which was India's official entry to Oscars 2020 for the "Best International feature" category, is out of the race, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced.

1 out 3 women face harassment on call, says Truecaller

04 Dec 2019

1 out 3 women face harassment on call, says Truecaller

Truecaller has released its annual insights report, giving a glimpse at how spammers have been targeting India and other countries.

PBL Season 5: Analyzing the top buys of each franchise

27 Nov 2019

PBL Season 5: Analyzing the top buys of each franchise

The fifth edition of the Premier Badminton League (PBL) is around the corner and the auction for the same took place on Tuesday.

Xiaomi's mid-premium, flagship smartphones to get 5G support in 2020

20 Nov 2019

Xiaomi's mid-premium, flagship smartphones to get 5G support in 2020

Though 5G technology is slowly and steadily becoming mainstream in global markets like China, Japan, South Korea, the US, and the UK, it has remained exclusive to select top-end smartphones only.

World's biggest trade pact on track, despite India's concerns

04 Nov 2019

World's biggest trade pact on track, despite India's concerns

The talks to set up the world's largest trade bloc is on track, Thailand said on Monday.

Apple bug wiped out over 20 million App Store ratings

01 Nov 2019

Apple bug wiped out over 20 million App Store ratings

Despite offering incredible capabilities, iOS 13 isn't doing as well as Apple would have wanted.

'Joker' becomes highest-grossing DC movie of all time in India

29 Oct 2019

'Joker' becomes highest-grossing DC movie of all time in India

Continuing its golden run, Todd Phillips' psychological thriller Joker has now become the highest earning movie based on a DC Comics property in the Indian market, beating the previous record-holder Aquaman in the process.

Here are the unbreakable records of Indian hockey team

24 Oct 2019

Here are the unbreakable records of Indian hockey team

The Indian men's hockey team has had a rich history in the sport.

All mid-premium, flagship OPPO smartphones to get 5G next year

30 Sep 2019

All mid-premium, flagship OPPO smartphones to get 5G next year

Though 5G technology is slowly and steadily becoming more mainstream, it has remained exclusive to top-end smartphones. So far, we have seen only a handful of flagships that offer 5G support and that too in select markets.

Samsung Galaxy Fold to launch in India on October 1

29 Sep 2019

Samsung Galaxy Fold to launch in India on October 1

After releasing it in markets like South Korea, UK, and US, Samsung is bringing the Galaxy Fold to India.

Korea Open: Saina retires, losses for Sindhu and Praneeth

25 Sep 2019

Korea Open: Saina retires, losses for Sindhu and Praneeth

The Indian badminton contingent had a poor day in office in the ongoing Korea Open Super 500 tournament.

PV Sindhu's coach Kim Ji Hyun quits: Details here

24 Sep 2019

PV Sindhu's coach Kim Ji Hyun quits: Details here

In what comes as a setback for Indian badminton star PV Sindhu, her long-time coach Kim Ji Hyun of South Korea has resigned, citing personal reasons.

Petrol, diesel prices rise in the aftermath of Saudi drone-strikes

22 Sep 2019

Petrol, diesel prices rise in the aftermath of Saudi drone-strikes

According to notifications from Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), prices of petrol have jumped by Rs. 1.59/liter and that of diesel by Rs. 1.31/liter in the last six days- the most since daily price revision was introduced in 2017.

After attending 'Howdy Modi' event, Trump will meet Imran Khan

21 Sep 2019

After attending 'Howdy Modi' event, Trump will meet Imran Khan

US President Donald Trump's schedule for the next couple of days is jam-packed as he will meet several leaders from across the globe.

Galaxy Fold will run 'hundreds' of optimized apps, says Samsung

10 Sep 2019

Galaxy Fold will run 'hundreds' of optimized apps, says Samsung

Samsung's ultra-premium foldable phone, the Galaxy Fold, will arrive with "hundreds" of apps that have been optimized for the new form factor, the company announced in a blog post.

LG G8X ThinQ, with dual-screen and 32MP selfie camera, launched

07 Sep 2019

LG G8X ThinQ, with dual-screen and 32MP selfie camera, launched

As a novel approach to foldable phones (given durability concerns around existing technology), LG has come up with a unique idea of a dual-screen phone.

Samsung Galaxy A90 5G, featuring 48MP camera, announced

03 Sep 2019

Samsung Galaxy A90 5G, featuring 48MP camera, announced

After a couple of leaks and rumors, Samsung has finally announced the arrival of Galaxy A90 5G handset.

Soon, we could see a more affordable Samsung Galaxy Fold

01 Sep 2019

Soon, we could see a more affordable Samsung Galaxy Fold

After debuting with much fanfare at Mobile World Congress Barcelona, Samsung's first-ever foldable phone, the Galaxy Fold, turned out to be a disappointment.

How India is helping create a 'miniature Sun' on Earth

24 Aug 2019

How India is helping create a 'miniature Sun' on Earth

While the Indian Space Research Organization is planning to launch a satellite to study the Sun by 2020 (the Aditya-L1 mission), India and some other nations are planning to bring the Sun to Earth.

Ayushmann Khurrana's 'Andhadhun' to release in South Korea next week

24 Aug 2019

Ayushmann Khurrana's 'Andhadhun' to release in South Korea next week

Ayushmann Khurrana's 2018 release Andhadhun is going places.