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Meet Chingari, TikTok's latest rival in India

29 Jun 2020

Meet Chingari, TikTok's latest rival in India

Amid heightened tensions along the LAC, calls to boycott Chinese goods have gone to a whole new level.

Gurugram to be put under partial lockdown for two weeks

26 Jun 2020

Gurugram to be put under partial lockdown for two weeks

Some parts of Gurugram, Haryana, will be locked down for two weeks to tackle the surge in coronavirus cases, a report in The Times of India said on Friday.

Chinese hackers are planning attacks on Indian telecom, pharma companies

18 Jun 2020

Chinese hackers are planning attacks on Indian telecom, pharma companies

Amid heightened border tensions between India and China, hackers associated with the latter are gearing up to target critical Indian establishments.

A committed soldier: Sanjay Jha after being removed as Congress-spokesperson

18 Jun 2020

A committed soldier: Sanjay Jha after being removed as Congress-spokesperson

Congress removed Sanjay Jha, one of its most popular faces on television channels, as a spokesperson on Wednesday, days after he wrote an article criticizing the party.

No Chinese equipment for 4G upgradation: Centre to BSNL

18 Jun 2020

No Chinese equipment for 4G upgradation: Centre to BSNL

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has asked Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) to not use any Chinese equipment in its 4G upgradation work.

Nawazuddin's niece files a sexual harassment complaint against his brother

03 Jun 2020

Nawazuddin's niece files a sexual harassment complaint against his brother

Nawazuddin Siddiqui's niece has accused his brother of sexually harassing her, adding that despite being aware of it, the Bollywood actor did not support her.

Nearly 30% COVID-19 patients were asymptomatic in India: ICMR

31 May 2020

Nearly 30% COVID-19 patients were asymptomatic in India: ICMR

After studying several COVID-19 positive cases, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has determined that nearly 30% of the infections in the country were of asymptomatic nature.

Sonu Sood arranges chartered flight for  150 migrants

29 May 2020

Sonu Sood arranges chartered flight for 150 migrants

Bollywood actor Sonu Sood is leaving no stone unturned to reduce the plight of migrant workers, a section that has been most severely hit due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and ensuing lockdown restrictions.

With limited crew and social-distancing, Akshay Kumar shoots in Mumbai

26 May 2020

With limited crew and social-distancing, Akshay Kumar shoots in Mumbai

The coronavirus-induced lockdown restrictions have brought the movie industry to a standstill, and the future of showbiz remains uncertain, to say the least.

Nawazuddin's wife Aaliya opens up about his controversial autobiography

24 May 2020

Nawazuddin's wife Aaliya opens up about his controversial autobiography

Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui's estranged wife Aaliya aka Anjana Kishore Pandey has opened up about his controversial 2017 autobiography, saying that she had warned the actor against writing it but he did not pay heed.

Tamil film director Arun Prasath dies in a road accident

15 May 2020

Tamil film director Arun Prasath dies in a road accident

In a tragic piece of news, Tamil filmmaker Arun Prasath passed away on Friday (May 15) in a road accident near Mettupalayam in Coimbatore, according to several news reports.

Vishal Bhardwaj pens screenplay on bond with Irrfan

11 May 2020

Vishal Bhardwaj pens screenplay on bond with Irrfan

It was a dark day for the entire country when Irrfan Khan breathed his last two weeks ago.

WhatsApp might soon start offering loans in India: Details here

29 Apr 2020

WhatsApp might soon start offering loans in India: Details here

Since 2018, WhatsApp has been working on a peer-to-peer transfer facility for India - its biggest market.

Fully fit Bhuvneshwar Kumar is raring to go: Details here

24 Apr 2020

Fully fit Bhuvneshwar Kumar is raring to go: Details here

Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar has fully recovered post a sports hernia surgery.

Indian company makes 'affordable' ventilator that does not need electricity

20 Apr 2020

Indian company makes 'affordable' ventilator that does not need electricity

In a major development, a Bengaluru-based technology company has created an 'affordable ventilator' that does not need electricity to function.

Meiyang Chang faces racism amid coronavirus; hits back at trolls

24 Mar 2020

Meiyang Chang faces racism amid coronavirus; hits back at trolls

Even at such a crucial time that calls for all of us to stay united, some people continue to spew venom. Clearly, they don't know any better.

Coronavirus: Filmmakers rush to register 'corona' in movie titles

16 Mar 2020

Coronavirus: Filmmakers rush to register 'corona' in movie titles

Bollywood seems to be setting a new example in creating art out of tragedy.

Disappointed the way critics went after Kohli: Gautam Gambhir

12 Mar 2020

Disappointed the way critics went after Kohli: Gautam Gambhir

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir slammed the critics for targeting Team India after the completion of New Zealand tour.

Melvin Louis alleges ex-girlfriend Sana Khaan's cheating claim was false

08 Mar 2020

Melvin Louis alleges ex-girlfriend Sana Khaan's cheating claim was false

Melvin Louis-Sana Khaan's breakup aftermath just turned uglier.

It is stupid, Taapsee Pannu on #BoycottThappad Twitter trend

28 Feb 2020

It is stupid, Taapsee Pannu on #BoycottThappad Twitter trend

Even before Taapsee Pannu's latest movie Thappad released in theaters, many on Twitter called for its boycott.

Four days after getting bail, Kafeel Khan charged under NSA

14 Feb 2020

Four days after getting bail, Kafeel Khan charged under NSA

Pediatrician Dr. Kafeel Khan, who was recently arrested and granted bail for allegedly making a provocative speech, has now been charged under the National Security Act (NSA).

Nehra wants other Indian bowlers to step up besides Bumrah

13 Feb 2020

Nehra wants other Indian bowlers to step up besides Bumrah

India came up with a phenomenal performance in the T20I series against New Zealand, as the bowlers ensured a 5-0 whitewash.

Management shouldn't remove Rahul from top order, feels Gambhir

05 Feb 2020

Management shouldn't remove Rahul from top order, feels Gambhir

Indian batsman KL Rahul extended his purple patch with yet another blistering innings, this time in the 50-over format.

Is BCCI planning on issuing fresh tender for IPL All-Stars?

31 Jan 2020

Is BCCI planning on issuing fresh tender for IPL All-Stars?

The cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) has come up with a special innovation, as it plans on introducing an All-Stars game prior to the start of the season.

Will Hardik Pandya play Tests in New Zealand? Ganguly confirms

28 Jan 2020

Will Hardik Pandya play Tests in New Zealand? Ganguly confirms

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been inconsistent in the team owing to multiple injuries of late.

Can MS Dhoni still play for India? Suresh Raina comments

26 Jan 2020

Can MS Dhoni still play for India? Suresh Raina comments

Former Indian skipper MS Dhoni is out of action for more than six months.

Final list of candidates for BCCI selector's post: Details here

25 Jan 2020

Final list of candidates for BCCI selector's post: Details here

Former Indian cricketers Chetan Sharma, Laxman Sivaramakrishnan, Nayan Mongia, Abey Kuruvilla and Ajit Agarkar have applied for national selector's post in the Indian men's selection committee in the BCCI.

Facial recognition, drones: Delhi Police heightens security for Republic Day

25 Jan 2020

Facial recognition, drones: Delhi Police heightens security for Republic Day

Before the Republic Day celebrations kick off on Sunday, the Delhi Police has increased security in the national capital.

Tendulkar and Anand dropped from AICS advisory panel: Details here

21 Jan 2020

Tendulkar and Anand dropped from AICS advisory panel: Details here

Indian sports legends, Sachin Tendulkar from cricket and Viswanathan Anand from chess, have been dropped from the advisory panel of the All India Council of Sports (AICS).

MS Dhoni resumes training with Jharkhand squad: Details here

17 Jan 2020

MS Dhoni resumes training with Jharkhand squad: Details here

In what might come as a huge relief and update for MS Dhoni fans, the former Indian skipper hit the nets on Thursday and has resumed training with the Jharkhand Ranji Trophy squad.

Momota could be out for two months after car crash

14 Jan 2020

Momota could be out for two months after car crash

Badminton ace Kento Momota is likely to be out for a two-month period after suffering a fatal crash that saw the driver get killed in a pre-dawn vehicle collision.

Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar to get married in 2020?

12 Jan 2020

Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar to get married in 2020?

Actors Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar are all set to tie the knot by the end of this year, according to reports. The two have been dating for around two years now.

MS Dhoni might retire from ODIs soon: Ravi Shastri

09 Jan 2020

MS Dhoni might retire from ODIs soon: Ravi Shastri

Former Indian skipper MS Dhoni, who has not played for India since the conclusion of the ICC World Cup 2019 in July, has not given any date on his international return.

I don't know when I will get fit: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

29 Dec 2019

I don't know when I will get fit: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar is currently nursing a sports hernia injury and isn't sure when he will make a comeback to competitive cricket.

After 26/11, government rejected IAF's proposal to strike Pakistan: Dhanoa

28 Dec 2019

After 26/11, government rejected IAF's proposal to strike Pakistan: Dhanoa

The Indian Air Force's proposal to strike Pakistan had been rejected by the previous governments twice before, revealed former IAF chief Birender Singh Dhanoa on Friday.

Bumrah misses Gujarat's Ranji Trophy match after Ganguly steps in

25 Dec 2019

Bumrah misses Gujarat's Ranji Trophy match after Ganguly steps in

Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah has recovered from his back injury and will play in the upcoming limited-overs series against Sri Lanka and Australia respectively next month.

Rohit Sharma to take a break from cricket: Details here

23 Dec 2019

Rohit Sharma to take a break from cricket: Details here

Senior Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma has been playing non-stop cricket for a while now.

Bank KYC forms to start asking your religion: Here's why

21 Dec 2019

Bank KYC forms to start asking your religion: Here's why

Banks may soon start asking depositors to disclose their religion. What's the need for this?

Here's why Jasprit Bumrah won't undergo fitness test at NCA

20 Dec 2019

Here's why Jasprit Bumrah won't undergo fitness test at NCA

Indian fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah was recently seen bowling in the nets against Virat Kohli & Co. ahead of the second ODI against West Indies.

Hyderabad rape convicts confessed to 9 similar crimes: Police

18 Dec 2019

Hyderabad rape convicts confessed to 9 similar crimes: Police

In a shocking development in the gang-rape and murder of a 26-year-old Hyderabad veterinarian, Dr. Disha (name changed), last month, the police have claimed that two of the four accused had confessed to being involved in nine similar crimes.