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'Chhapaak': Writer moves Bombay High Court against Deepika Padukone's film

24 Dec 2019

'Chhapaak': Writer moves Bombay High Court against Deepika Padukone's film

Deepika Padukone-starrer biographical-drama movie Chhapaak is in trouble.

After violent student-police clash, Jamia Millia Islamia postpones exams

14 Dec 2019

After violent student-police clash, Jamia Millia Islamia postpones exams

A day after Delhi's Jamia Millia Islamia students clashed with police forces during a protest over the Citizenship Act, the university postponed its semester examinations.

Altercation intensifies between South African cricketers and CSA: Details here

10 Dec 2019

Altercation intensifies between South African cricketers and CSA: Details here

The ongoing scuffle between the South African cricketers and the governing body, Cricket South Africa (CSA), has intensified, as the players are not willing to cut a deal with the board.

JNU justifies fee hike, claims it has Rs. 45cr debt

22 Nov 2019

JNU justifies fee hike, claims it has Rs. 45cr debt

As students of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) continue protests over a proposed fee hike, the varsity has defended the hike claiming it has a deficit of Rs. 45 crore.

Meet the former porn star-turned umpire who officiated a T20I

09 Nov 2019

Meet the former porn star-turned umpire who officiated a T20I

While most of the cricket umpires have played the sport at some level or another, there are exceptions who do come from a completely different background.

Here's Yuvraj Singh's answer on MS Dhoni's future

05 Nov 2019

Here's Yuvraj Singh's answer on MS Dhoni's future

Former explosive Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh, who retired from the sport in June, floored the reporters with an epic reply upon being asked about the future of former Indian skipper MS Dhoni.

Diana Edulji lashes out against CoA: Details here

12 Oct 2019

Diana Edulji lashes out against CoA: Details here

The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) has seen member Diana Edulji not being happy with her colleagues including chairman Vinod Rai.

Ben Stokes given Professional Cricketers' Association award for brilliant summer

03 Oct 2019

Ben Stokes given Professional Cricketers' Association award for brilliant summer

England cricket superstar Ben Stokes had an excellent summer.

Nearly all British Airways flights cancelled amid two-day strike

09 Sep 2019

Nearly all British Airways flights cancelled amid two-day strike

British Airways (BA) pilots went on a 48-hour strike on Monday in an ongoing dispute over pay and conditions.

Over 50 film titles related to Article 370 scrapping registered

08 Aug 2019

Over 50 film titles related to Article 370 scrapping registered

On August 5, the Centre revoked Article 370, removing special status of J&K, and splitting the state into two Union Territories.

Who is Om Birla, the new speaker of Lok Sabha?

19 Jun 2019

Who is Om Birla, the new speaker of Lok Sabha?

On Wednesday, BJP leader Om Birla was elected as the speaker of Lok Sabha. In the last tenure of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the coveted post of the speaker was held by Sumitra Mahajan.

Factories found giving illegal 'painkillers' to women during periods

15 Jun 2019

Factories found giving illegal 'painkillers' to women during periods

Much has been said of the exploitation of labor in our capitalist world, but it's not enough given how toxic labor abuse can get.

Why doctors at AIIMS Delhi wore bandages while treating patients

14 Jun 2019

Why doctors at AIIMS Delhi wore bandages while treating patients

Earlier this week, an unruly mob attacked two doctors in Kolkata. They claimed an elderly patient died due to "medical negligence".

No charges on RTGS, NEFT transfers from July 1: RBI

11 Jun 2019

No charges on RTGS, NEFT transfers from July 1: RBI

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to waive off all charges on RTGS and NEFT system fund transfers from July 1, 2019.

Now transfer money for free: RBI removes NEFT, RTGS charges

06 Jun 2019

Now transfer money for free: RBI removes NEFT, RTGS charges

In a move to boost digital transactions, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday removed NEFT and RTGS charges from transactions.

Maharashtra: Jet Airways employee, suffering from cancer, commits suicide

28 Apr 2019

Maharashtra: Jet Airways employee, suffering from cancer, commits suicide

In a disturbing incident, a senior technician of Jet Airways committed suicide in Palghar of Maharashtra, police said on Saturday.

Delhi government stops funding for 28 Delhi University colleges, again

25 Apr 2019

Delhi government stops funding for 28 Delhi University colleges, again

The Delhi Government has once again stopped the funding of 28 colleges of the Delhi University, fully or partially funded by it.

'Uri: The Surgical Strike' actor Navtej Hundal dies in Mumbai

09 Apr 2019

'Uri: The Surgical Strike' actor Navtej Hundal dies in Mumbai

Bollywood actor Navtej Hundal breathed his last yesterday evening in Mumbai.

Mo Salah scripts another record: Details here

06 Apr 2019

Mo Salah scripts another record: Details here

Mohamed Salah may not have scored as freely this season as the previous one, but the player's impact can never be questioned.

Delhi University Teachers' Association withdraws strike: Details here

09 Mar 2019

Delhi University Teachers' Association withdraws strike: Details here

The Delhi University Teachers' Association (DUTA) decided to withdraw its strike on Friday and said it would intensify its struggle against the Vice-Chancellor through other means.

Rape accused Alok Nath to play judge in #MeToo movie

01 Mar 2019

Rape accused Alok Nath to play judge in #MeToo movie

Alok Nath, who was accused of rape by television writer Vinta Nanda, is back in the headlines, but this time for his career move.

BBC cameraman attacked at Trump rally, company wants security review

13 Feb 2019

BBC cameraman attacked at Trump rally, company wants security review

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has asked the White House for a review of security arrangements after its cameraman was assaulted at a Donald Trump rally.

Samantha Bee announces second 'Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner'

13 Feb 2019

Samantha Bee announces second 'Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner'

Samantha Bee is best known for Full Frontal, a late night news satire and talk show on TBS.

US court orders Syria to pay $302mn for journalist's murder

01 Feb 2019

US court orders Syria to pay $302mn for journalist's murder

On Wednesday night, a court in Washington slapped the Syrian government with $302mn in damages for the death of journalist Marie Colvin.

11-year-old moves Bombay-HC seeking PUBG ban, says 'game promotes violence'

01 Feb 2019

11-year-old moves Bombay-HC seeking PUBG ban, says 'game promotes violence'

The PUBG fever has gripped the entire nation and is keeping gamers, especially youngsters, hooked, so much so that their studies are also getting affected adversely.

EVM hacking controversy: Election Commission seeks FIR, wants investigation

22 Jan 2019

EVM hacking controversy: Election Commission seeks FIR, wants investigation

A controversy has erupted over a US-based Indian cyber expert's claim that electronic voting machines (EVMs) were hacked in the 2014 elections in which the BJP had won a landslide victory.

EVMs are foolproof, says EC; rejects 2014 polls #EVMHacking claims

21 Jan 2019

EVMs are foolproof, says EC; rejects 2014 polls #EVMHacking claims

The Election Commission of India today maintained that Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) used in India are foolproof and cannot be tampered with.

#BharatBandh: Nationwide strike against Modi govt's policies on Jan 8-9

07 Jan 2019

#BharatBandh: Nationwide strike against Modi govt's policies on Jan 8-9

Ten Central trade unions across India have called for a two-day-long nationwide strike on January 8 and 9 in a bid to protest against what they call "anti-people" policies of the Modi government.

Urjit Patel first RBI Governor to officially resign since 1957

11 Dec 2018

Urjit Patel first RBI Governor to officially resign since 1957

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel's resignation from his post has made him the third RBI Governor to officially resign.

Virat Kohli opens up on Smith, Warner ball-tampering scandal

11 Dec 2018

Virat Kohli opens up on Smith, Warner ball-tampering scandal

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli has finally come out with his views regarding the ball-tampering scandal surrounding Australian powerhouses Steve Smith and David Warner.

Pune: Restaurants now serve half-filled glasses of water, reason's praiseworthy

07 Dec 2018

Pune: Restaurants now serve half-filled glasses of water, reason's praiseworthy

A drop saved is a drop earned.

Now, JNU students, teachers need 'approval' before leaving country

01 Dec 2018

Now, JNU students, teachers need 'approval' before leaving country

A new rule rolled out by administration of Jawahar Lal University (JNU) underlines that students and faculty members will have to take 'prior approval' before leaving the country, even if they are on a vacation.

Steve Smith was hopeful of ban being lifted: Pat Cummins

23 Nov 2018

Steve Smith was hopeful of ban being lifted: Pat Cummins

Former Australian skipper Steve Smith is serving a 12-month ban alongside star player David Warner for their involvement in a ball-tampering scandal against Proteas.

#MeToo: FIR registered against Alok Nath on allegations of rape

21 Nov 2018

#MeToo: FIR registered against Alok Nath on allegations of rape

An FIR has been registered against actor Alok Nath at the Oshiwara police station on charges of rape, reports said.

White House restores full press-credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta

20 Nov 2018

White House restores full press-credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta

The White House has restored the full press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta, less than two weeks after it temporarily suspended them following the journalist's altercation with President Trump during a news conference.

Smith, Warner and Bancroft to serve complete ban: Cricket Australia

20 Nov 2018

Smith, Warner and Bancroft to serve complete ban: Cricket Australia

Cricket Australia, on Tuesday, confirmed that the trio of Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft will be serving full-term of their respective ban, handed to them, earlier this year for their involvement in a ball-tampering scandal.

Cricket Australia discussing terms of reducing ban of Smith-Warner-Bancroft

19 Nov 2018

Cricket Australia discussing terms of reducing ban of Smith-Warner-Bancroft

It has been reported that Cricket Australia's board of directors are discussing the possibility of reducing the length of the ban imposed on Steve Smith, David Warner, and Cameron Bancroft.

NSUI demands fresh DUSU elections after ABVP's Ankiv Baisoya resigns

17 Nov 2018

NSUI demands fresh DUSU elections after ABVP's Ankiv Baisoya resigns

The Congress-affiliated National Students' Union of India (NSUI) yesterday demanded fresh Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) elections, a day after the students' body President Ankiv Baisoya resigned amid allegations of submitting a fake-degree for admission to the Delhi University.

#MeToo: Alok Nath expelled from CINTAA, Vinta Nanda welcomes move

14 Nov 2018

#MeToo: Alok Nath expelled from CINTAA, Vinta Nanda welcomes move

The Cine and TV Artistes' Association (CINTAA) expelled actor Alok Nath, accused of rape, on Tuesday, and his accuser Vinta Nanda welcomed the move.

Ban on Smith, Warner might be lifted soon, here's why!

07 Nov 2018

Ban on Smith, Warner might be lifted soon, here's why!

Steve Smith and David Warner could breathe easy soon with Cricket Australia considering to lift the one-year ban, handed to them earlier this year, for their involvement in the ball-tampering scandal.