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New gene provides clue to prevent fungal infections in cancer patients

Scientists have identified a gene which holds the key to prevent fungal infections in cancer & ICU patients. It is the first study done on a fungal pathogen.

By Sajhyadri | August 26, 2022 12:50 PM Read more
GenepoweRx & Onco.com collaborate for cost-effective cancer gene testing

A collaboration between GenepoweRx and Onco.com announced on Thursday, will enable a better insight into mutations caused by cancer and assist in the development of new drugs.

By Aadeesh | August 26, 2022 12:20 PM Read more
Sudden spurt of Dengue cases in Bastar, 1384 active cases recorded

In the midst of heavy rains, a sudden increase in dengue rates has been observed in Bastar, Chhattisgarh. 1384 active cases have been recorded so far.

By Friyana | August 26, 2022 12:17 PM Read more
Indians get maximum number of student, visitor, and worker visas to the UK

UK Immigration Statistics shows India to account for the maximum visas to the UK with 1,18,000 student visas, 2,58,000 visit visas, and 1,03,000 work visas.

By Sajhyadri | August 26, 2022 11:18 AM Read more
Teenage boy in Chennai designs a robot that can detect emotions, does not answer when scolded

Chennai’s 13-year-old Prateek has created a robot which can detect human emotions and has the ability to understand human speech and answers queries.

By Friyana | August 26, 2022 11:15 AM Read more
NRI’s teen helper arrested for stealing jewels worth ₹2.5 Crore

A 19-year-old helper of an NRI family was arrested by the Amboli police after having stolen diamond earrings worth ₹2.5 Crore from a jewelry store.

By Aadeesh | August 26, 2022 10:42 AM Read more
Dubai seeks permission to seat 50,000 more passengers in flights on India’s air routes

Dubai seeks India's permission to allow 50,000 additional weekly passenger accommodation in its carriers on India’s air routes.

By Friyana | August 26, 2022 10:21 AM Read more
E-passports to be introduced by January 2023

E-passports implanted with electronic chips to be introduced in India by early Jan 2023. New passports will provide more security to users’ data, says MEA.

By Sajhyadri | August 26, 2022 10:20 AM Read more
Covishield and Covaxin applicable for Sputnik V recipients

According to the health ministry, people who had previously opted for Sputnik V’s first two doses can also take up either Covishield or Covaxin as their third precautionary dose.

By Aadeesh | August 26, 2022 10:10 AM Read more
Digital lending rules in India create issues for fin-tech firms

New digital lending regulations in India restrict loan offerings of Amazon and hamper card facilities provided by international card-providing fintech firms.

By Sajhyadri | August 26, 2022 07:10 PM Read more
Ninth edition of Pro Kabaddi League to start from 7th October

Pro Kabaddi League season 9 to start from 7th October 2022. In-stadium matches to be held in Hyderabad, Pune, and Bengaluru, announce organisers Mashal Sports.

By Sajhyadri | August 26, 2022 05:50 PM Read more
LG unveils new monitor that adjusts according to your posture

LG unveils the UltraFine gaming monitor which adjusts the screen according to user posture at IFA Berlin 2022.

By Friyana | August 26, 2022 05:49 PM Read more
Lesser rains expected from first week of September, says IMD

The IMD in a report has stated that monsoons are likely to withdraw by the first week of September, a timeframe much earlier than the usual average of September 17th.

By Aadeesh | August 26, 2022 05:36 PM Read more
Xiaomi launches the new Redmi Note 11 SE

Xiaomi launched the new Redmi Note 11 SE on Friday in India. The phone to be available for purchase on Flipkart and mi.com from 31st August.

By Friyana | August 26, 2022 05:09 PM Read more
Centre may lower taxes to reduce litigation

Due to unpopular changes made in the new Income Tax Regime, the Centre may rework it to provide lower tax rates and attract individual taxpayers.

By Aadeesh | August 26, 2022 04:55 PM Read more
5 more arrested in police recruitment scam by Pimpri Chinchwad Commissionerate

Crime unit 4 of the Pimpri Chinchwad Commissionerate arrested 5 more people in the police recruitment scam. Court grants custody until 27th August.

By Friyana | August 26, 2022 04:34 PM Read more
Paediatricians report rise in viral infections in children

Viral diseases are on the rise in Pune, with children of primary and secondary kindergarten classes falling sick up to 3 times a month, paediatricians report.

By Sajhyadri | August 26, 2022 04:29 PM Read more
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd. grants an ambulance to Attapady hospital

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited, on Wednesday, donated an ambulance to Swami Vivekananda Medical Mission Hospital to help assist tribal groups situated in the Attapady region.

By Aadeesh | August 26, 2022 04:11 PM Read more
Pakistan's pacer, Mohammad Wasim injured ahead of Asia Cup

Mohammad Wasim suffers from pain in the lower back during training and was sent for an MRI scan. He may not play the upcoming India-Pakistan match on Sunday.

By Friyana | August 26, 2022 03:56 PM Read more
Goa to introduce ‘Mulyavardhan’ education programme for higher classes

Goa CM announces ‘Mulyavardhan’ education programme to be started for classes 5 to 8 from this year. Washington University will evaluate the academic project.

By Sajhyadri | August 26, 2022 03:40 PM Read more
₹200 Crores to be granted for tourism projects in Karaikal and Puducherry

A grant of ₹200 Crores in total to be sanctioned for tourism projects in the UT of Puducherry under PRASAD and Swadesh Darshan 2.0 schemes.

By Friyana | August 26, 2022 03:28 PM Read more
Building catches fire in Uttar Pradesh, kills five

Five people were killed in a fire accident within a three-storey building in Moradabad, while seven others sustained critical burn injuries.

By Aadeesh | August 26, 2022 03:25 PM Read more
IRDAI releases new norms of commission for insurance companies

IRDAI’s new rules bring flexibility to insurance companies, set limits on commissions for policy premiums and renewals, and bring higher persistency ratios.

By Sajhyadri | August 26, 2022 01:31 PM Read more
AI, ML and Robotics to lead healthcare in India, states Apollo Chairman

Apollo Hospital’s Chairman, Dr. Prathap Reddy stated that the role of AI, ML and robotics are important for healthcare’s future in India, during the Apollo Annual General Meeting on August 25.

By Aadeesh | August 26, 2022 01:08 PM Read more
Delhi NCR announces a ₹60 Crore plan to tackle air pollution

Delhi NCR government to spend ₹60 Crores to electrify the city’s public transport facilities and help reduce air pollution.

By Friyana | August 26, 2022 01:07 PM Read more
Massive accident in Karnataka - 14 injured, 9 killed

Truck collides with Trax Cruiser on highway near Bangalore, killing 9 and injuring 14. State Home Minister initiates probe into the accident with state SP.

By Sajhyadri | August 25, 2022 11:04 AM Read more
India gears up for 1.8 lakh km highways, 1.2 lakh km rail lines

India is all set to construct about 1.8 lakh kilometres of national highways and 1.2 lakh kilometres of railway lines by the year 2025.

By Aadeesh | August 25, 2022 10:59 AM Read more
Hyderabad: Teen creates biopot as an alternative for plastic bags

Srija, Telangana, found an eco-friendly way of growing saplings in pots made of groundnut shells to avoid use of plastic. Aims to produce 10,000 pots each month.

By Friyana | August 25, 2022 09:39 AM Read more
Covid-19 incubation period gets shorter

New study shows that Coronavirus’ incubation period has reduced from 5 days to 3.42 days. It is getting shorter with each variant of the virus, researchers say.

By Sajhyadri | August 25, 2022 09:39 AM Read more
PM Modi inaugurates Homi Baba Hospital

On Wednesday, PM Modi inaugurated Homi Bhabha Cancer Hospital and Research Centre in the Mohalli district of Punjab.

By Aadeesh | August 25, 2022 09:32 AM Read more

Past News

IMD warns of heavy rains in Gurgaon and Noida on Friday

IMD issues a heavy rainfall alert across Delhi-NCR on Friday. Schools remained shut in Noida, while corporate employees were asked to work from home in Gurugram.

By Sajhyadri | September 23, 2022 12:52 PM Read more
Direct flights in prospect as Vietnam attempts to attract Indian tourists

Vietnam attracts Indian tourists by boosting its direct flight services. The campaign, led by VietJet, aims to increase the inflow of travellers from India.

By Friyana | September 23, 2022 12:42 PM Read more
Govt. says rice prices may continue rising

On Thursday, September 22, 2022, the government released a fact sheet, which stated that rice prices may continue increasing in the coming future.

By Aadeesh | September 23, 2022 12:18 PM Read more
DDMA to revoke ₹500 fine for not wearing masks in public places

On 22nd September 2022, the DDMA reviewed the current COVID-19 situation. Discussion for revoking the fine for not wearing masks was also undertaken.

By Friyana | September 23, 2022 11:39 AM Read more
Meta sued for bypassing Apple’s privacy policies and collecting user data

Two Facebook users filed a lawsuit against Meta for attempting to bypass Apple Inc.’s privacy rules of 2021, which prevent internet activity tracking on iPhones.

By Sajhyadri | September 23, 2022 11:12 AM Read more
Aadhaar now enables offline KYC with two-factor authentication

The UIDAI plans to implement new initiatives to simplify the registration process with Aadhaar services and enhance existing users' experience.

By Aadeesh | September 23, 2022 11:09 AM Read more
Car rammed into 3 auto-rickshaws in Mumbai, 7 injured

Around 12:40 pm on 21st September 2022, a car rammed into three auto-rickshaws and injured seven people at the Pushp Vihar junction, Ghatkopar East, Mumbai.

By Chanel | September 23, 2022 10:48 PM Read more
Flight operations to be suspended for 6 hours at Mumbai airport on 18th October

Mumbai’s CSMIA will halt flight operations for six hours on 18th October 2022 for routine maintenance scheduled between 11 am and 5 pm.

By Friyana | September 23, 2022 10:21 AM Read more
Chennai: Swiggy delivery workers protest over revised pay structure

From September 20, 2022, Swiggy’s delivery agents have been on a strike, protesting against the company’s new remuneration policy.

By Aadeesh | September 23, 2022 10:17 AM Read more
National Cinema Day 2022: Movie tickets available starting at ₹75

Above 4,000 movie theatres across India are offering tickets for a ‘celebratory price’ of ₹75 to commemorate National Cinema Day on 23rd September 2022.

By Sajhyadri | September 23, 2022 10:08 AM Read more
Gold prices fall as dollar hits new peak in 20 years

Gold prices fell further with the dollar achieving a 20 year high, amidst investor concerns over soaring interest hikes from the US Federal Reserve.

By Aadeesh | September 23, 2022 06:55 PM Read more
Jhulan Goswami to receive Guard of Honour at historic ODI match, at Lord's

Jhulan Goswami is set to receive a Guard of Honour at Lord’s. India’s 3rd and final historic ODI match against England will be the last for the veteran bowler.

By Sajhyadri | September 23, 2022 06:20 PM Read more
Mahindra & Mahindra looking to raise over ₹4,000 Crores for its EV range

Mahindra is holding talks with foreign investors to raise funds for its range of electric vehicles; aims to raise up to $500 million (approx. ₹4,052 Crores).

By Sajhyadri | September 23, 2022 05:02 PM Read more
SEBI asks AMFI to supervise splitting of SIP applications by MF distributors

SEBI stated that if irregular splitting of funds to gain extra transactional charges is found by the AMFI when checking, the distributor will be blocked for six months.

By Friyana | September 23, 2022 04:35 PM Read more
Odisha Govt. doubles sports infrastructure fund before Men's Hockey World Cup 2023

Odisha’s CM increases the funds for developing the state’s hockey stadiums, from ₹432.454 Crores to ₹875.78 Crores, ahead of the 2023 Men's FIH Hockey World Cup.

By Sajhyadri | September 23, 2022 04:00 PM Read more
Two men saved by swap kidney transplant

A swap kidney surgery was recently conducted at Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital in Dwarka, Delhi, saving two men with end-stage renal disease.

By Aadeesh | September 23, 2022 03:40 PM Read more
Robotic kidney transplant performed for the first time at a government hospital in Delhi

The first robotic kidney transplant surgery at a government facility was undertaken at Safdarjung hospital, Delhi, on Wednesday.

By Friyana | September 23, 2022 03:09 PM Read more
Mother attends same college as teen daughter

A woman in her 40s, Sangeeta Dey enrolled herself in Maharaja Manindra Chandra College in Kolkata, along with her daughter.

By Aadeesh | September 23, 2022 02:51 PM Read more
Harappa Education to train 50,000 working professionals in the Global School of Leadership

Harappa Education to launch the Global School of Leadership under which 50,000 working individuals will be provided with a range of courses.

By Friyana | September 23, 2022 02:25 PM Read more
IPL 2023 to be played in original home and away format, says Sourav Ganguly

BCCI President Sourav Ganguly announces IPL 2023 to be held entirely in India after 3 years. Matches will be played in the original home and away format.

By Sajhyadri | September 23, 2022 02:05 PM Read more
Teen dies as mini truck runs over her scooter in Hinjewadi

A 17-year-old school student died when a mini truck ran over her scooter, on Wednesday morning, September 21, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 23, 2022 01:38 PM Read more
UK based study reveals higher risk of blood clots post COVID-19 infection

A team of researchers found that the risk of life-threatening blood clots drastically increases after contraction of SARS-CoV-2 infection.

By Friyana | September 22, 2022 12:12 PM Read more
RBI launches UPI Lite, allowing payments without UPI PIN

The Reserve Bank of India launched UPI Lite on Tuesday, September 20, 2022. It is an ‘on-device wallet’ that can be utilised for small-scale transactions of up to ₹200.

By Aadeesh | September 22, 2022 12:04 PM Read more
Indian banks’ bad loans might drop to 4% by FY24

On Wednesday, Crisil said that Indian banks might experience a drop in their share of bad loans to 4%, by 2024.

By Shivani | September 22, 2022 12:00 PM Read more
CBI arrests Rishi Kamlesh Agarwal over ₹22,842 Crore bank fraud case

CBI arrests former Chairman and Managing Director of ABG Shipyard Ltd., Rishi Kamlesh Agarwal in connection with a fraud case of ₹22,842 Crores from 28 banks.

By Sajhyadri | September 22, 2022 11:48 AM Read more
Sony introduces new WH-1000XM5 headphones with noise cancelling feature

Sony announced the launch of its new wireless headphones, WH-1000XM5, featuring noise cancellation. It is priced at ₹34,990 and will be on sale from October 8, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 22, 2022 10:42 AM Read more
Delhi Nurses Federation threatens to go on strike over pending demands

DNF to go on strike against the Delhi Government because of unsettled demands. Nurses to march from Samta Sthal to the Delhi Secretariat on 18th October 2022.

By Friyana | September 22, 2022 10:36 AM Read more
Apple might shift 25% of iPhone production to India by 2025

J. P. Morgan analysts claim that Apple might move 1/4th of the iPhone production to India by 2025. 5% of iPhone 14 production to be in India by end of 2022.

By Sajhyadri | September 22, 2022 10:15 AM Read more
Gautam Adani doubles wealth in one year, earns ₹1,612 Crores per day

As per the IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2022, Gautam Adani became the second richest man in the world, making earnings of ₹1,612 Crores per day, and doubled his earnings since last year.

By Aadeesh | September 22, 2022 09:59 AM Read more
Meesho announces a companywide 11-day break for mental well-being of employees

Meesho has announced companywide holidays for its staff from 22nd October 2022 to 1st November 2022, to help employees focus on their mental well-being.

By Friyana | September 22, 2022 09:08 AM Read more
Philips Wiz releases new motion-sensing feature for smart lights

Phillips Wiz by Signify has released a new feature, as part of their Wiz v2 app update, that can switch lights on and off by detecting a person’s movement.

By Sajhyadri | September 22, 2022 05:50 PM Read more
Celebrating 4 lakh unit production, Tata Motors launches Nexon ZX+(L) variant

New ZX+(L) variant of the compact SUV launched as Tata Motor celebrates the production of 4 lakh Nexon car units.

By Friyana | September 22, 2022 04:36 PM Read more
Dengue and swine flu cases continue to rise in India

The Health Ministry has reported more than 1,455 swine flu cases and over 30,627 dengue cases in India till August 2022, warns against a potential outbreak.

By Sajhyadri | September 22, 2022 04:22 PM Read more
Indian Rupee records new low against US Dollar

The Indian Rupee fell to a new low against the US Dollar at a value of ₹80.35, owing to the US Federal Reserve’s rate hike of 75 basis points.

By Aadeesh | September 22, 2022 02:35 PM Read more
IND Women vs ENG Women - First series won in England, in 23 years

India recorded an 88-run victory over England in their 2nd match to win the ongoing Women’s ODI series, the first against England on their grounds in 23 years.

By Sajhyadri | September 22, 2022 02:22 PM Read more
LG rolls out a smart device called ‘LG PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier’

LG launched a smart, wearable device called ‘LG PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier’, whose prices start at ₹20,990.

By Shivani | September 22, 2022 01:56 PM Read more
Wipro sacks 300 moonlighting employees

Wipro announced on Wednesday that it fired 300 employees found moonlighting.

By Shivani | September 22, 2022 01:51 PM Read more
SpiceJet declares 20% hike in salary for pilots

SpiceJet declares a 20% hike in salary of pilots from October 2022 onwards. The airline also recently received its first instalment under ECLGS.

By Friyana | September 22, 2022 01:50 PM Read more
Railways’ new economy AC-3 coaches reportedly earned ₹231 Crores in one year

Introduced in August 2021, the new line of AC-3 tier economy coaches has proven to be profitable, earning revenue of ₹231 Crores in the one year of its service.

By Aadeesh | September 22, 2022 01:13 PM Read more
‘Rail Roko' protests and repair work lead to cancellation of 18 SER trains

18 trains of South-Eastern Railways were cancelled and 13 were diverted, due to protests by the Kurmi community and works on the lines of the Bilaspur division.

By Sajhyadri | September 22, 2022 01:00 PM Read more
India aims to become a leader of the global tourism industry by 2047

The National Conference of State Tourism Ministers adopted the ‘Dharamshala Declaration 2022’, which aims to turn India into a leader in global tourism by 2047.

By Sajhyadri | September 21, 2022 12:58 PM Read more
Traffic violation challans could now cost you lakhs

The scenario of traffic violation challans has changed drastically in recent years, with exorbitant penalties of up to ₹1 Lakh being charged for breaking road rules.

By Aadeesh | September 21, 2022 12:25 PM Read more
Raegr 65W RapidLink 1160 charger launched

Raegr launched a multi-device 65W charger called RapidLink 1160. This wall charger is priced at Rs. 2,799.

By Shivani | September 21, 2022 12:25 PM Read more
Prices of Mahindra XUV700 and Thar hiked for the third time this year

Mahindra & Mahindra increased the prices of two high-selling models, the Thar and XUV700, for the third time this year.

By Friyana | September 21, 2022 12:16 PM Read more
AIIMS: Comorbidity of diabetes, Mucormycosis, and COVID-19 increases fatality risks

AIIMS links comorbidity of diabetes, Mucormycosis, and COVID-19 with increased mortality risks.

By Shivani | September 21, 2022 11:59 PM Read more
Assam Govt. plans to recruit 4,700+ people in the Education Department on September 23, 2022

Assam Education Department announces its plans to employ over 4,700 people on September 23, 2022.

By Shivani | September 21, 2022 11:50 PM Read more
Gmail’s pilot project will keep political campaign mails out of spam folder

Google’s new project will keep political correspondences out of Gmail spam folders. The initiative is sparked by claims of impartial targeting of emails as spam.

By Sajhyadri | September 21, 2022 11:20 AM Read more
Mumbai airport records 1.30 Lakh passengers on a single day, highest since pandemic

The Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport recorded the highest passenger traffic of 1.30 lakh on a single day, since the COVID-19 pandemic’s disruption.

By Aadeesh | September 21, 2022 11:11 AM Read more
Air ambulance facility to be made operational at AIIMS Rishikesh

On Tuesday, Minister of Civil Aviation, Jyotiraditya Scindia, announced that air ambulance services will soon be started from AIIMS Rishikesh.

By Friyana | September 21, 2022 11:00 AM Read more
AMD unveils new Ryzen 7020 and Athlon 7020 series processors

AMD announced the launch of its new processors, called Ryzen 7020 and Athlon 7020. They are said to rival Intel’s range of i3 processors.

By Aadeesh | September 21, 2022 10:06 AM Read more
IIT Roorkee professor invents technology to produce biodegradable plastic

A professor, from IIT Roorkee, has invented a thermoplastic starch (TPS) that can be blended with low density polyethylene (LDPE) to make biodegradable packets.

By Sajhyadri | September 21, 2022 10:05 AM Read more
Govt. issues a list of precautions to protect android users against banking Trojan ‘SOVA’

Govt. cybersecurity agency, Cert-In, has released a document containing advisories to prevent SOVA Trojan virus attacks.

By Shivani | September 21, 2022 09:37 PM Read more
HONOR Pad 8 to be launched in India at introductory prices starting from ₹19,999

HONOR launched the Pad 8 on 20th September 2022. The device will be exclusively available for purchase in India from 23rd September 2022, on Flipkart.

By Friyana | September 21, 2022 09:13 AM Read more
Ratan Tata, K. T. Thomas, and others named as trustees of the PM CARES Fund

The Central Government nominated several eminent personalities to the PM CARES Fund, including K. T. Thomas, Ratan Tata, Rajiv Mehrishi, Sudha Murthy, etc.

By Sajhyadri | September 21, 2022 08:04 PM Read more
Average monthly rents hike by 8% to 18% for luxury homes in the top 7 cities

Top 7 cities in India record 8% to 18% hike in average monthly rental prices from 2020 to 2022. A rise of 2% to 9% in capital value was also noted in these areas.

By Friyana | September 21, 2022 07:59 PM Read more
AMFI launched a campaign for promoting MF distribution as a career option

The Association of Mutual Funds in India launched a new recruitment campaign for mutual fund distributors in India called ‘Karein Shuru?’

By Friyana | September 21, 2022 07:08 PM Read more
3 die in a fire accident at Chittoor’s paper plate manufacturing unit

A huge fire occurred at a paper plate manufacturing unit located in Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh, suffocating and killing three people on Wednesday, September 21, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 21, 2022 06:45 PM Read more
CBI starts investigations against Rotomac Global on charges of bank fraud

CBI registers an FIR against Rotomac Global Pvt. Ltd. for allegedly cheating Punjab National Bank of over ₹93 Crores via loan default and falsified transactions.

By Sajhyadri | September 21, 2022 06:45 PM Read more
Bajaj to focus on doubling Chetak EV sales by March 2023

Bajaj Auto aims to achieve a monthly sales target of 6,000 for its Chetak EV, before March 2023, revealed Eric Vas, the President of Urbanite at Bajaj Auto.

By Aadeesh | September 21, 2022 05:32 PM Read more
Volvo launched the facelift version of the XC40 in India

The facelift version of Volvo XC40 was launched in India on Wednesday, 21st September 2022. The car is available in a single variant, the B4 Ultimate.

By Friyana | September 21, 2022 05:23 PM Read more
Indian bowlers falter as Australia wins first match of T20I series

Hardik Pandya’s 71 off 30 went in vain as Australia scored 211 to defeat India’s target of 208 by 4 wickets in the 1st game of the three-match T20I series.

By Sajhyadri | September 21, 2022 05:10 PM Read more
300 Indians forced into committing cyber crime by Myanmar gang

Over 300 Indians were lured to a remote area in Myanmar under false pretences of being given IT jobs in Thailand. The matter surfaced when some hostages transmitted an SOS message.

By Aadeesh | September 21, 2022 03:24 PM Read more
Canada to drop COVID-19 vaccine requirements for arrivals, 30th September onwards

Canada is set to drop COVID-19 vaccine requirements for arrivals. Random testing will no longer be carried out and use of ArriveCan app will be optional.

By Friyana | September 21, 2022 03:09 PM Read more
ENG vs PAK T20I: England records first victory in Pakistan, in 17 years

England defeated Pakistan by 3 wickets in the first game of the 7-match T20I series in Karachi, marking their first victory on Pakistan soil in 17 years.

By Sajhyadri | September 21, 2022 02:29 PM Read more
Delhi Government schools report 84% vacancy for principal posts

Data from the Directorate of Education has revealed that around 84% of job roles for principals in Delhi Government schools are currently vacant.

By Aadeesh | September 21, 2022 02:00 PM Read more
IMD issues rainfall alert for various parts of India

IMD issued an orange alert in Odisha due to heavy rains expected in the state. A yellow alert has been declared in Telangana, Chhattisgarh, and Andhra Pradesh.

By Friyana | September 20, 2022 12:36 PM Read more
Delhi reports 9th Monkeypox case

Delhi recorded its 9th Monkeypox case, after identifying a 30-year-old woman of Nigerian descent, who tested positive on Monday, 19th September 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 20, 2022 12:16 PM Read more
PWD Delhi takes up new projects to decongest roads

Delhi’s PWD has made plans to take up important infrastructure development projects to help with the issue of road congestion.

By Aadeesh | September 20, 2022 11:24 AM Read more
Union Bank launches digitalised Kisan Credit Card in Madhya Pradesh

Union Bank completes the end-to-end digitisation process of its Kisan Credit Card (KCC) in Madhya Pradesh, to enable simpler financial transactions for farmers.

By Sajhyadri | September 20, 2022 11:21 AM Read more
Vice-Chancellor of North Bengal University arrested in connection with a teacher recruitment scam

The Vice-Chancellor of NBU was arrested on 19th September 2022, after about four hours of interrogation, in connection with a teacher recruitment scam.

By Friyana | September 20, 2022 11:16 AM Read more
India's equity gets a boost as Gautam Adani becomes the world’s 2nd richest person

Indian equities record a sizable hike, acquiring market dominance and record growth in stock values. The development was witnessed after Gautam Adani became the world’s 2nd richest person.

By Sajhyadri | September 20, 2022 10:28 AM Read more
Delhi police shuts down fake visa scam

The Delhi police arrested three individuals who were involved in fake visa and travel documents fraud since 2017.

By Aadeesh | September 20, 2022 10:21 AM Read more
Road redevelopment projects worth ₹29.77 Crores approved by Manish Sisodia

Manish Sisodia, Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, approved redevelopment projects of nine important roads in West Delhi. The projects are said to be worth ₹29.77 Crores.

By Friyana | September 20, 2022 10:08 AM Read more
DFL and FSDL signs MoU to bring global practices and holistic growth to Indian football

German football organisers DFL starts a partnership with ISL organisers FSDL to bring growth in Indian football and adapt standout practices from global leagues.

By Sajhyadri | September 20, 2022 07:57 PM Read more
Users of iPhone 14 Pro complain of camera glitches on third-party apps

iPhone 14 Pro users have complained of blurry images and unsteady video footage when using the camera on third-party applications like Instagram, TikTok, etc.

By Sajhyadri | September 20, 2022 06:39 PM Read more
AirAsia offers free 50 lakh flight seats to celebrate its 21st anniversary

AirAsia declares sale of 50 lakh free seats for domestic and international flights. Offer went live on 19th September 2022 and will end on 25th September 2022.

By Friyana | September 20, 2022 06:29 PM Read more
Delhi faces air pollution concerns 3 days after ‘Good Air Quality’ day

Delhi’s Air Quality Index (AQI) levels edged toward unfavourable values on Monday, rising to 182 from 117, the previous day.

By Shivani | September 20, 2022 05:38 PM Read more
Cankids KidsCan opens State Care Coordination Centre for cancer-affected children

Cankids KidsCan opened a new State Care Coordination Centre called ‘Samanvay Kendra’ for providing accommodation to cancer-affected children and their families.

By Sajhyadri | September 20, 2022 05:15 PM Read more
Dr. Arcot G. Rangaraj and team helped nearly 2,00,000 patients during the Korean War

Lt. Col. Dr. Arcot G. Rangaraj, with his team, treated over 2,00,000 patients and performed about 23,000 surgeries during the Korean War, saving innumerable lives.

By Friyana | September 20, 2022 05:03 PM Read more
Man burnt alive as truck catches fire in Kathua

A truck carrying confectioneries to Leh caught fire, burning the co-driver of the vehicle alive on Monday, September 19, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 20, 2022 04:18 PM Read more
Businesses prepare for rise in demand due to the upcoming festive season

Businesses prepare for rising demand with the upcoming festive season, which will be celebrated without any restrictions for the first time since the corona pandemic.

By Friyana | September 20, 2022 03:44 PM Read more
Online racket busted by Bengaluru cyber crime police

Cyber crime police in Bengaluru arrested a 29-year-old man, who was part of an online scam, which involved illegal money transfers via SIM cards obtained from across the country.

By Aadeesh | September 20, 2022 03:27 PM Read more
Drunk ambulance driver crashes into bikes, killing 3 and injuring 2

A drunk ambulance driver rammed into two bikes near Vijay Nagar Link Road in Ghaziabad. 3 people, including a woman, were killed and 2 were critically injured.

By Sajhyadri | September 20, 2022 03:27 PM Read more
Bareilly teacher assists 800 specially-abled children join schools

A teacher from Gangapur Primary School, Bareilly has helped around 800 children with disabilities gain access to government schools through her initiative since 2018.

By Aadeesh | September 20, 2022 02:26 PM Read more
Delhi government to set up kerbside charging points on major roads

Delhi government is set to install kerbside charging points that will allow citizens to charge electric vehicles from both dedicated points and lamp posts.

By Sajhyadri | September 20, 2022 02:08 PM Read more
1 killed, over 4 injured in collision of a container and an MSRTC bus

An MSRTC Shivshahi bus collided with a container at Uruli Devachi, on Monday. One died and over four people sustained serious injuries.

By Friyana | September 20, 2022 02:02 PM Read more
4 deaths reported in Noida’s boundary wall collapse incident

A boundary wall in Jay Vayu Vihar, located in Sector 21, Noida collapsed, resulting in the deaths of 4 labourers.

By Aadeesh | September 20, 2022 01:13 PM Read more
MP Govt. raises the age limit for appearing in MPPSC examinations by 3 years

Shivraj Singh Chouhan raised the age limit for candidates appearing for MPPSC examinations by three years after exams couldn’t be held during the corona pandemic.

By Sajhyadri | September 20, 2022 01:01 PM Read more
Bengal government asks private hospitals to reduce costs of dengue tests and treatment

Private hospitals in West Bengal have been asked to reduce the costs of tests and hospitalisation bills to help curb the number of dengue and malaria cases.

By Sajhyadri | September 19, 2022 12:38 PM Read more
Auto-rickshaw driver wins ₹25 Crores in Onam bumper lottery

A 32-year-old auto-rickshaw driver from Sreevaraham, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, won a lottery of ₹25 Crores in the Onam Bumper 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 19, 2022 12:37 PM Read more
2 suspects arrested for stealing 6 mobile phones worth ₹2 Lakhs in Haldwani

Two suspects were arrested by police for the theft of six mobile phones approximately worth ₹2 Lakhs at a showroom in Haldwani.

By Friyana | September 19, 2022 12:27 PM Read more
Airfares hiked for the upcoming festive season, highest in 2 years

Domestic airfares are at a 2-year-high for all popular routes in India. DGCA data shows that the number of flight passengers has also increased manifold in 2022.

By Sajhyadri | September 19, 2022 12:09 PM Read more
Coimbatore police to install GPS devices in 62 ambulances

The Coimbatore City Police is set to install GPS devices in 62 ambulances, following the completion of equipping a total of 109 ambulances, including 17 owned by the government.

By Aadeesh | September 19, 2022 11:54 AM Read more
Ola Electric to launch nearly 200 experience centres by 2023

Ola Electric to set up 200 experience centres in the country by next year. 20 such centres have already been made operational by the company.

By Friyana | September 19, 2022 11:49 AM Read more
Pune: 1 death and more than 4 injuries reported in bus accident

A massive bus accident occurred on Sasvad road, Uruli Devachi, Pune on Monday, September 19, causing the death of one and over four injuries.

By Aadeesh | September 19, 2022 11:10 AM Read more
Honda to re-enter the SUV segment in India next year

Honda set to re-enter the SUV segment of the Indian automobile market next year. The company underwent restructuring and is prepared to grow through the SUV segment.

By Friyana | September 19, 2022 10:49 AM Read more
Mumbai doctors conduct operation on woman, remove 5 kg fibroids

Doctors at V. N. Desai Hospital successfully operated on a 42-year-old patient with multiple uterine fibroids weighing 5 kg, on September 7, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 19, 2022 10:15 AM Read more
Doors of CSMT to Thane AC train failed to open, commuters get off at Kalwa car shed

Commuters got off a train near Kalwa car shed when the local AC train’s doors refused to open at the station, on 16th September 2022.

By Friyana | September 19, 2022 10:05 AM Read more
Bajrang Punia becomes 1st Indian to win 4 medals at World Wrestling Championships

Bajrang Punia won a bronze medal in the World Wrestling Championships 2022, in Belgrade, becoming the first Indian to win a total of 4 medals at the event.

By Sajhyadri | September 19, 2022 10:00 AM Read more
Bengaluru Metro to introduce QR-based tickets

The BMRCL announced the introduction of a QR-based ticket system for all metro stations in the city, set to be implemented in October 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 19, 2022 09:46 AM Read more
Union Minister Jitendra Singh to Represent India at the Global Clean Energy Action Forum

Union Minister, Jitendra Singh to represent India at the Global Clean Energy Action Forum, in Pittsburgh, USA.

By Shivani | September 19, 2022 09:03 PM Read more
Lava’s Blaze Pro to arrive in Indian markets on 20th September 2022

Lava Blaze Pro is to be launched on 20th September 2022. The new smartphone will consist of a 6.5-inch display, 3 GB RAM, 64 GB internal storage, and a 50 MP camera.

By Sajhyadri | September 19, 2022 05:15 PM Read more
Hyderabad: Infant undergoes complex open-heart surgery

Complex open heart surgery was recently conducted on a 48-year-old baby at Apollo Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (AIMSR) in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad.

By Aadeesh | September 19, 2022 04:32 PM Read more
500 employees laid off from the software verticals at Ola

Ola is set to let go around 500 employees from its software verticals. The company in a statement spoke about restructuring but did not comment on the layoffs.

By Friyana | September 19, 2022 04:31 PM Read more
Security boosted at Vaishno Devi ahead of Navratri festival

Police, CRPF, and paramilitary forces are undertaking steps to ensure maximum safety and security of pilgrims during the Navratri festival at Vaishno Devi.

By Sajhyadri | September 19, 2022 04:12 PM Read more
Government launches drug for diabetic patients called Sitagliptin, starting at ₹60

Medication called Sitagliptin, and its various combinations was launched by the government of India with prices starting at ₹60 per pack.

By Friyana | September 19, 2022 03:43 PM Read more
Mosquito breeding reported at Delhi Police Academy, Metro station and other sites

A dengue drive conducted by the Municipal Corporation of Delhi revealed the existence of multiple mosquito breeding spots in areas such as the police academy, metro stations, among others.

By Aadeesh | September 19, 2022 03:35 PM Read more
Satellite-based internet service started on Siachen Glacier

On Sunday, the Indian Army activated satellite internet services on the world’s highest battlefield on Siachen Glacier, aided by the government venture, BBNL.

By Sajhyadri | September 19, 2022 03:20 PM Read more
Special fluid developed by former Ola Electric employees to control potential fire incidents in EVs

A Bengaluru-based start-up, EMO, founded by two former employees of Ola Electric, has developed a special fluid that will help curb the threat of fire in EVs.

By Friyana | September 19, 2022 03:02 PM Read more
Pune teen drowns in Sinhagad Fort’s reservoir

An 18-year-old teenager fell into a reservoir in Sinhagad Fort and drowned, during a school picnic on Sunday, September 19, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 19, 2022 01:42 PM Read more
Corona cases rise in India with a 50% surge in infection rates in Kerala

India sees a hike in fresh COVID-19 infections due to an increase of over 50% in fresh cases in Kerala, after Onam festivities.

By Friyana | September 19, 2022 01:19 PM Read more
Relaunch plans of Jet Airways held up over pending negotiations

Jet Airways’ relaunch plans under the Jalan-Kalrock consortium were halted after negotiations between the airline management and engine makers fell through.

By Sajhyadri | September 19, 2022 01:15 PM Read more
PSL Group cheated Canara Bank of ₹428.50 Crores, CBI investigates case

Canara Bank files FIR against PSL Group, accusing them of ₹428.50 Crores payment default. CBI raids 7 offices of the company and finds incriminating documents.

By Sajhyadri | September 16, 2022 12:20 PM Read more
Lucknow: Wall collapse kills nine in Dilkusha area

A wall collapse accident, caused by heavy rains, resulted in the deaths of nine people in Dilkusha, Lucknow on Friday, September 16, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 16, 2022 11:47 AM Read more
Shell to set up new fuel outlets and EV charging stations in India

Shell India launched their first EV charging point in Bangalore. The company plans to set up 10,000 charging points and 1200 new fuel outlets by 2025.

By Sajhyadri | September 16, 2022 11:06 AM Read more
Oncopathology reference laboratory by Neuberg Diagnostics inaugurated in Mumbai

An oncopathology reference laboratory for cancer diagnostics was launched by Neuberg Diagnostics on Thursday in Vidyavihar, Mumbai.

By Friyana | September 16, 2022 10:52 AM Read more
ICRA reports that domestic air passenger traffic rose to 1.02 crore in August

The rating agency, ICRA, in its August reports, revealed that domestic air passenger traffic has increased by 5 percent, bringing the total to 1.02 crore, on Thursday, September 15, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 16, 2022 10:47 AM Read more
Roger Federer announces retirement from international tennis

41-year-old Roger Federer, who has won 20 major titles so far, announced retirement from tennis on Thursday. The player said that the upcoming Laver Cup would be his last tennis tournament.

By Sajhyadri | September 16, 2022 10:13 AM Read more
Justin Bieber’s ‘Justice World Tour’ cancelled in India

Justin Bieber has announced the cancellation of his ‘Justice World Tour’s segment in India, due to health issues.

By Aadeesh | September 16, 2022 10:03 AM Read more
New reforms to be introduced in the telecommunication sector, says Ashwini Vaishnaw

On 14th September 2022, Ashwini Vaishnaw, addressed the flagship event organised by the DIPA where he spoke of the upcoming reforms in the telecommunication sector.

By Friyana | September 16, 2022 10:02 AM Read more
Negative Market Sentiment: Nifty50 Closes Below 17,550

A negative sentiment prevails on the markets as Nifty50 closed below 17,550 points and stocks like Reliance Industries, ICICI Bank and TCS saw drops.

By Siddharth | September 16, 2022 06:33 PM Read more
7-year-old dies after being hit by a school bus in Bengaluru

A young 7-year-old boy dies of internal injuries after being hit by a school bus at Munnekollal, Bengaluru.

By Friyana | September 16, 2022 05:43 PM Read more
SOVA malware targets Indian users, advisory issued

SOVA malware is targeting Indian users through net banking apps and fake applications. The virus was first found in Indian cyberspace in July 2022.

By Friyana | September 16, 2022 04:30 PM Read more
Metro services disrupted in Bangalore due to crack on railway tracks

BMRCL reports a crack found on railway tracks between metro stations of Kengeri and Mysuru Road. Several morning commuters were hassled by delayed train service.

By Sajhyadri | September 16, 2022 04:16 PM Read more
Honda shares plans of making two-thirds of its vehicle portfolio electric

Honda has begun a BEV study in India and aims to transition two-thirds of its vehicle portfolio to electric vehicles.

By Friyana | September 16, 2022 03:31 PM Read more
Nick Jonas sets off on secret vacation to celebrate his birthday with Priyanka Chopra

Nick Jonas posts a video on social media hinting at a secret vacation with Priyanka Chopra, ahead of his 30th birthday. Fans speculate on the holiday destination.

By Sajhyadri | September 16, 2022 03:15 PM Read more
Bengaluru receives ₹140 Crore grant to improve air quality

Bengaluru has been sanctioned a budget of ₹140 Crores to help improve the city’s air quality, under the National Clean Air Programme by the central government.

By Aadeesh | September 16, 2022 03:01 PM Read more
Reliance Jio gains 29.4 lakh new customers in July, taking its user base to 41.59 crores

In July, Reliance Jio gained 29.4 lakh new users, taking its total customer base to 41.59 crores. Airtel gained 5.1 lakh new users, while Vi lost 15.4 lakh users.

By Sajhyadri | September 16, 2022 01:29 PM Read more
Goa Raj Bhavan to financially assist 72 patients of cancer, TB and dialysis each

The Governor of Goa, P.S. Sreedharan Pillai, announced that the state Raj Bhavan will provide financial assistance to a total of 216 patients suffering from cancer, TB and dialysis treatment.

By Aadeesh | September 16, 2022 01:26 PM Read more
pTron released the new TWS earbuds and mini wireless speaker in India

The Musicbot Lite wireless speaker and Bassbuds Sports V2 TWS earbuds were launched by pTron. They are available at special launch prices on Amazon.

By Friyana | September 16, 2022 01:11 PM Read more
New police stations and outposts to be set up in Uttar Pradesh

UP Government announces 18 new police stations and 22 new outposts to be built across the state to increase the efficiency of law and ensure women’s safety.

By Sajhyadri | September 15, 2022 12:33 PM Read more
2-year waiting period for Mahindra Scorpio-N, cars will be delivered by 2024

Mahindra Scorpio-N breaks another record as it hits a 22-month waiting period on some of its variants. Customers are to receive their cars by 2024.

By Friyana | September 15, 2022 12:24 PM Read more
Cabinet gives a green light for signing of guarantees for FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup

The Union Cabinet recently permitted the signing of guarantees for hosting the FIFA Under-17 Women’s World Cup in India, from October 11th to 30th.

By Aadeesh | September 15, 2022 12:18 PM Read more
NFR converts old train coaches into restaurants

The NFR is set to convert old train coaches into restaurants. It has selected 43 locations to introduce this new facility.

By Friyana | September 15, 2022 11:06 AM Read more
Child Helpline 1098 to soon connect with ERSS helpline 112

Calls on the Child Helpline number 1098 will soon be integrated with the Emergency Response Support System (ERSS) helpline number 112, due to wider availability.

By Sajhyadri | September 15, 2022 11:05 AM Read more
Robin Uthappa retires from all forms of Indian cricket

Cricketer, Robin Uthappa announced his retirement from Indian Cricket on Wednesday, September 14, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 15, 2022 11:00 AM Read more
Umoya Sports helps empower over 10 lakh children with disabilities

Founded in 2017 by Aditya K. V., Umoya Sports is a venture that has helped disabled children develop through sports.

By Friyana | September 15, 2022 10:12 AM Read more
Retired teacher aids school students to get scholarships

While living on a monthly pension of ₹40,000, a retired teacher helped students to get scholarships worth ₹5 Crores in 21 years, called ‘scholarship master’ by students.

By Sajhyadri | September 15, 2022 10:00 AM Read more
Six trekkers discover new lake in Uttarakhand

Abhisekh Panwar, along with five others, recently discovered a new lake in Rudraprayag District, Uttarakhand.

By Aadeesh | September 15, 2022 09:57 AM Read more
Stocks of Tata Investment Corporation Ltd. up by 110% in the last three months

Tata Investment Corporation Ltd. stock doubled in the last 3 months as of Thursday and now stands at ₹2,886 per share.

By Shivani | September 15, 2022 09:20 PM Read more
Hawkins Cookers Ltd. announced new fixed deposit interest rates

Hawkers Cookers Ltd. is offering interest rates of up to 8% on their fixed deposits for the current fiscal year.

By Shivani | September 15, 2022 07:46 PM Read more
Advanced ligament surgery conducted at Delhi’s Safdarjung Hospital

Arthroscopic keyhole surgery was conducted for a ligament injury for the first time by a team of doctors at Safdarjung Hospital’s Sports Injury Centre in Delhi.

By Sajhyadri | September 15, 2022 07:09 PM Read more
New blood test discovers multiple cancers without symptoms

A new study called PATHFINDER has found new ways to detect multiple types of cancer, through blood tests, and can identify more than 50 types of malignancies.

By Aadeesh | September 15, 2022 06:16 PM Read more
Top scorers of NEET-UG 2022 belong to boards of Maharashtra, Rajasthan and CBSE

55.3% of candidates scoring above 650 in NEET-UG 2022 belong to CBSE, Maharashtra, and Rajasthan boards. The total number of students scoring above 700 stood at 99.

By Sajhyadri | September 15, 2022 05:30 PM Read more
Pune: Woman kills her grandmother, steals ornaments to repay loan

A 24-year-old woman in Pune killed her grandmother to steal her ornaments and pay off her loan of ₹15,000. She was arrested on Tuesday, September 13, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 15, 2022 04:54 PM Read more
Disney+ Hotstar to support Dolby Atmos audio

Disney+ Hotstar launched the Dolby Atmos playback support for compatible devices. The platform provided a list of titles available in Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision.

By Friyana | September 15, 2022 04:42 PM Read more
India retains SAFF U-17 title with a 4-0 victory over Nepal

India defeated Nepal 4-0 in the SAFF U-17 Championship final to retain the title. Captain Vanlalpeka Guite was named the Most Valuable Player of the Tournament.

By Sajhyadri | September 15, 2022 03:45 PM Read more
All new 2023 Kawasaki Z900 launched in India

Kawasaki launched the 2023 Z900 in India. The bike is available in two new dual-tone colour options and is priced at ₹8.93 Lakhs.

By Friyana | September 15, 2022 03:23 PM Read more
SBI surges benchmark prime lending rate by 70 basis points

SBI announced a hike in the BPLR rate by 70 basis points, bringing the total to 13.45 percent on Wednesday, 14th September. It also raised the base rate to 8.7 percent, effective Thursday.

By Aadeesh | September 15, 2022 03:18 PM Read more
Noida Man sets Mercedes on fire over non-payment of dues

CCTV footage revealed a dissatisfied ex-employee setting a Mercedes car on fire after not receiving payment for his services as a mason.

By Aadeesh | September 15, 2022 02:15 PM Read more
With record low deaths last week, WHO predicts end of Corona pandemic

The Director-General of WHO said that number of Corona deaths and new cases were at the lowest last week, indicating that the pandemic might be coming to an end.

By Sajhyadri | September 15, 2022 01:33 PM Read more
141 passengers evacuated from Air India Express flight after a fire was reported

A fire was reported in one of the engines of the Air India Express IX-442 flight headed from Muscat to Kochi on Wednesday. All passengers were evacuated safely.

By Friyana | September 15, 2022 01:30 PM Read more
Nandan Nilekani: Nearly 40 percent of Indians utilise UPI for money transfer

Nandan Nilekani, the Chairman of Infosys and Founding Chairman of UIDAI, stated that around 40 percent of Indians utilise services like UPI and Aadhaar-based payment systems.

By Aadeesh | September 15, 2022 01:19 PM Read more
Loaded trailer crushes a car, killing a family of three in Punjab

A goods truck lost control and crushed a car on the Phagwara-Chandigarh National Highway. A family of 3 was killed, while 3 others in another car were injured.

By Sajhyadri | September 14, 2022 12:42 PM Read more
Japan set to relax travel regulations to boost tourism

Japan set to waive off tourist visa requirements to boost tourism. Fumio Kishida, Prime Minister of Japan will take a decision in this regard within the week.

By Friyana | September 14, 2022 12:19 PM Read more
Jammu and Kashmir’s minibus accident causes 11 deaths and over 25 injuries

A minibus swerved off road and dived deep into a gorge, killing 11 and injuring over 25 people, on Wednesday, September 14, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 14, 2022 12:18 PM Read more
Video of automatic car crushing its mechanic goes viral

A viral Twitter video has been making the runs, showing the horrifying incident of a mechanic getting crushed between a large car and a steel gate.

By Chanel | September 14, 2022 11:32 PM Read more
Bank of Baroda: Fixed Deposit interest rate hiked by up to 20 bps

In a recent announcement, the Bank of Baroda informed the increase in its fixed deposit interest rates by up to 20 bps across various tenures spanning 3 years and above.

By Chanel | September 14, 2022 11:23 PM Read more
M. Tech student at IIT Hyderabad dies by suicide due to pressure of placement and thesis

A 24-year-old M. Tech student at IIT Hyderabad died by suicide due to thesis completion and placement pressure.

By Friyana | September 14, 2022 11:20 AM Read more
New Nokia 5710 XpressAudio launched at ₹4,999

Nokia 5710 XpressAudio was recently unveiled by HMD Global and features built-in wireless earbuds. It is now available at a price of ₹4,999.

By Aadeesh | September 14, 2022 10:42 AM Read more
Advanced cancer treatment machine to be installed at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar

The Department of Radiation Oncology at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, is set to install a second Dual Energy Linear Accelerator (LINAC) for advanced cancer treatment.

By Sajhyadri | September 14, 2022 10:15 AM Read more
100-bed girls hostel operationalised by TAD in Jammu

A 100-bed girls hostel for post-graduate students was operationalised on 12th September 2022 by the Tribal Affairs Department, in Jammu.

By Friyana | September 14, 2022 10:01 AM Read more
Navi Mumbai: School bus catches fire

A school bus in Kharghar, Navi Mumbai caught fire as some students were about to board it, on Monday, September 12, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 14, 2022 09:50 AM Read more
IRCTC launches a wallet-friendly Chandigarh-Shimla-Manali Train Tour Package

IRCTC reveals a new coach package covering the destinations of Chandigarh, Shimla, and Manali

By Shivani | September 14, 2022 09:32 PM Read more
India defeats England in the 2nd Women's T20I match

India women’s cricket team defeated England in the second match of the T20I tri-series at Derby. Smriti Mandhana scored 79 runs to tie the series at 1-1.

By Sajhyadri | September 14, 2022 07:50 PM Read more
Priest dies after falling from moving train at Tirumangalam

A 64-year-old priest from Kanniyakumari died after his leg got stuck on the steps while trying to get off a moving express train at Tirumangalam Railway Station.

By Sajhyadri | September 14, 2022 06:44 PM Read more
Pune-based startup invents technology to turn smoke into powder

Pune-based startup launches device that can collect dense smoke and releases it as clean air after extracting all the pollutants and particulate matter from it.

By Sajhyadri | September 14, 2022 04:22 PM Read more
Hyderabad’s Rajiv Gandhi International Airport to be renovated by 2023

The Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is currently undergoing renovations to accommodate more passengers and is set to complete by 2023.

By Aadeesh | September 14, 2022 04:13 PM Read more
Punjab Sports Minister announces several financial reforms for sportspersons

Punjab Sports Minister launches new financial scheme that will award a monthly stipend of ₹8,000 to sportspersons who win at national competitions for one year.

By Sajhyadri | September 14, 2022 03:09 PM Read more
7,000 unemployed youth duped of ₹300 Crore in Andhra Pradesh scam

Smart Yojana Welfare Society in Andhra Pradesh was found guilty of scamming around 7,000 unemployed people of over ₹300 Crore by promising them false government job postings.

By Aadeesh | September 14, 2022 03:01 PM Read more
Brainstorming session for Delhi NCR’s organ transplant coordinators held at AIIMS

A brainstorming session for organ transplant coordinators of Delhi NCR was held at AIIMS on 13th September 2022, to discuss ways of promoting organ donation.

By Friyana | September 14, 2022 02:49 PM Read more
Study shows that children with brain injury exhibit more emotional problems

A new research in neuroscience shows that children with traumatic brain injury (TBI) have a higher chance of experiencing behavioural and emotional problems.

By Sajhyadri | September 14, 2022 01:40 PM Read more
DRIL to upgrade ropeway at Maa Sharda Temple in Maihar

The Damodar Ropeways & Infra Limited (DRIL) is set to upgrade its facilities set up at the Maa Sharda Temple to help devotees.

By Friyana | September 14, 2022 01:25 PM Read more
Karnataka: Heavy downpour causes water levels to rise in multiple lakes

Torrential rains resulted in the rise of water levels in multiple rivers in Karnataka, on Tuesday, September 13, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 14, 2022 01:12 PM Read more
ToneTag launches “VoiceSe” UPI digital payments feature

ToneTag has recently unveiled its new UPI digital payments service called VoiceSe, which enables voice-based online payments for all Indian residents.

By Aadeesh | September 13, 2022 12:43 PM Read more
Sony Group and Zee Entertainment set to offer discounts to ease concerns over merger

The Sony Group and Zee Entertainment will offer concessions and discounts to ease concerns of the CCI over the merger of the companies.

By Friyana | September 13, 2022 12:11 PM Read more
Woman threatened with court case loses ₹1.23 Lakhs to fraudsters

A woman from Ahmedabad was duped of ₹1.23 Lakhs by three people. She lodged an FIR with the police against the trio pretending to represent her former employer.

By Sajhyadri | September 13, 2022 12:04 PM Read more
Google launches a new ‘Material You’ widget for Android tablets

Google has revealed its new circular widget design for Google Drive. This fresh UI prototype will be available solely for android tablets.

By Shivani | September 13, 2022 11:36 PM Read more
Nagpur hospital treats 79-year-old with rare heart condition

Doctors in Swasthyam Hospital, Nagpur recently treated a 79-year-old man with a rare heart disorder called ruptured Sinus of Valsalva Aneurysm (SVA).

By Aadeesh | September 13, 2022 11:17 AM Read more
DoT grants approval to Jio for starting satellite communication services

DoT approved Reliance Jio’s request to start broadband satellite communication services in India. JPL set to enter the Satcom industry after SpaceX and OneWeb.

By Sajhyadri | September 13, 2022 10:25 AM Read more
Study shows that 0.5% lidocaine injection can lead to better cure rates in breast cancer

A study conducted by researchers at TMC revealed that a 0.5% lidocaine injection leads to better cure rates in breast cancer patients.

By Friyana | September 13, 2022 10:24 AM Read more
MIT-WPU and Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited sign MoU

Last Thursday, on 8th September 2022, MIT-WPU’s School of Electric Engineering signed an MoU with Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited.

By Aadeesh | September 13, 2022 10:13 AM Read more
Apple releases new watchOS 9 software update

Apple releases new watchOS 9 for its smartwatches, which can be downloaded as a free software update. It comes with multiple watch faces, richer functions, and customisations.

By Sajhyadri | September 13, 2022 07:36 PM Read more
Mumbai witnesses a surge in active leprosy cases

Mumbai has recorded 335 leprosy cases in 2022 till now, marking 70% of the total cases detected in 2021. 50% of leprosy patients worldwide come from India.

By Sajhyadri | September 13, 2022 06:16 PM Read more
Amazon records around 52% increase of requests to Alexa in Hindi

Amazon noted an approximate increase of 52% in the number of requests made by customers to Alexa in the Hindi language.

By Friyana | September 13, 2022 05:30 PM Read more
Man commits suicide over loan recovery row in Gurugram

A 47-year-old man in Gurugram committed suicide on 12th September, 2022, due to being constantly harassed by loan recovery agents. He left behind a suicide note detailing his decision.

By Aadeesh | September 13, 2022 05:02 PM Read more
₹2.3 Lakhs fine imposed on British Airways for denying boarding to a woman from Bengaluru

Woman from Bengaluru gets ₹2.3 Lakhs as compensation after suing British Airways for denying her boarding at the Kempegowda International Airport.

By Friyana | September 13, 2022 04:31 PM Read more
Light rains and strong winds expected in Delhi till the weekend

IMD predicts rainfall, thundershowers and strong winds in Delhi till the weekend. Temperatures are also expected to decrease in the capital in the coming days.

By Sajhyadri | September 13, 2022 04:22 PM Read more
Mumbai: Car bursts in flames, Maharashtra CM arrives to assist victims

A car caught fire at the Vile Parle area, Western Express Highway, Mumbai on Monday, September 12. The Maharashtra CM, Eknath Shinde arrived at the scene to help the victim.

By Aadeesh | September 13, 2022 03:22 PM Read more
Culprit arrested with 271 ATM cards in Chennai

Police arrested a 56-year-old man on charges of fraudulently stealing ATM cards in Chennai’s M.K.B. Nagar. 271 ATM cards and ₹6,500 were recovered from the man.

By Sajhyadri | September 13, 2022 02:52 PM Read more
8 dead, 7 injured in fire at e-bike showroom in Hyderabad

8 people died while 7 were injured in a fire at an e-bike showroom at Secunderabad in Hyderabad.

By Friyana | September 13, 2022 02:34 PM Read more
Pune records highest number of swine flu cases and deaths

Amidst a swine flu epidemic in Maharashtra, it was revealed that Pune recorded the most number of H1N1 infections, as per reports from the State Health Department.

By Aadeesh | September 13, 2022 02:00 PM Read more
Automated toll collection system to be set up in India

The government is planning to set up a new automatic number plate recognition system at toll plazas to collect taxes faster and reduce traffic congestion.

By Sajhyadri | September 13, 2022 01:46 PM Read more
Tanzanian man’s life saved with wireless pacemaker implant surgery

In Delhi, a wireless pacemaker implant saved the life of a Tanzanian man who suffered from an issue in the aorta valve.

By Friyana | September 13, 2022 01:37 PM Read more
4 held for extortion and Loan App fraud in Gurugram

Gurugram Police busted an illegal call centre, apprehending 4 people between Friday and Saturday, for extorting money through lending applications.

By Friyana | September 12, 2022 12:57 PM Read more
50 ATM cards recovered from gang of thieves in Varanasi

Varanasi police recover 50 ATM cards from 5 gang members from Bihar who stole ATM cards and obtain pin numbers from citizens under the pretext of helping them.

By Sajhyadri | September 12, 2022 12:40 PM Read more
Assam doctors utilise kidney transplant to cure rare dialysis-induced skin disease

A group of doctors at Gauhati Medical College and Hospital, Assam, helped rescue a 30-year-old patient affected by a skin disease called pseudoporphyria by performing a kidney transplant.

By Aadeesh | September 12, 2022 12:33 PM Read more
SC restores compensation amount in 2 motor accident cases

The Supreme Court stated that a robust view of the income of deceased must be considered when awarding compensation in motor accident cases.

By Friyana | September 12, 2022 11:18 AM Read more
Delhi-based Swiggy deliveryman dies in fatal road accident

A Swiggy deliveryman from Delhi’s Gole Market died in a road accident when a MG Hector SUV crashed into his bike on Friday, September 9, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 12, 2022 11:02 AM Read more
Govt. schools in Delhi show a 16% rise in students clearing class 10 board exams

The percentage of students clearing class 10 exams went up from 81.27% to 97.29% in Delhi’s government schools. Students praised by Delhi’s CM and Deputy CM.

By Sajhyadri | September 12, 2022 10:50 AM Read more
Telangana: Four die in accidents due to heavy rains

Telangana witnessed the deaths of four people in two separate accidents caused due to heavy rains, on September 11, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 12, 2022 10:22 AM Read more
1,78,443 TB patients and 1,667 donors affiliate with the 'adopt a TB-patient' initiative

The 'adopt a TB patient' (Ni-kshay Mitras) initiative receives great response as 1,78,443 TB patients and 1667 Ni-kshay Mitras (donors) affiliate with the scheme.

By Friyana | September 12, 2022 10:17 AM Read more
Paras Healthcare and Fujifilm India partner to provide advanced medical technology in J&K

Paras Healthcare and Fujifilm India announce collaboration to set up new hospitals in Jammu & Kashmir with the latest medical equipment and diagnostic devices.

By Sajhyadri | September 12, 2022 10:05 AM Read more
Madhya Pradesh Govt. to launch the Mukhyamantri Teerth Darshan Yojana on 1st January 2023

On 1st January 2023, government of Madhya Pradesh will launch the Mukhyamantri Teerth Darshan Yojana for senior citizens.

By Friyana | September 12, 2022 07:26 PM Read more
Bangalore start-up creates new AI-enabled glasses for the blind

SHG Technologies, Dr. Shroff Charity Eye Hospital, and Vision-Aid NGO, have collaborated to invent affordable AI-enabled glasses for visually impaired people.

By Sajhyadri | September 12, 2022 05:37 PM Read more
INSACOG: BA.2.75.2 Omicron variant is spreading at a rapid pace in India

INSACOG warns against the spread of the BA.2.75.2 variant of Omicron, stating that the variant may become more immune evasive and transmissible in the future.

By Friyana | September 12, 2022 05:28 PM Read more
Doctors perform rare brain surgery to treat aneurysm, also cure patient’s eyesight

Doctors at a Lucknow hospital successfully carried out a 48-hour-long complex operation to treat a blind woman’s brain aneurysm and also cured her eyesight.

By Sajhyadri | September 12, 2022 04:52 PM Read more
New bi-weekly direct flight from Hyderabad to Baghdad inaugurated at GHIAL

A new direct bi-weekly flight from Hyderabad to Baghdad was inaugurated at GHIAL on 11th September 2022.

By Friyana | September 12, 2022 04:19 PM Read more
Suspected jackal attack at Kasaragod District, Kerala

A jackal allegedly attacked residents of Padanna Grama Panchayat in Kasaragod District, Kerala, on Sunday, September 11, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 12, 2022 04:13 PM Read more
YouTube announces new updates to bring educational content to students

YouTube is set to release new updates to make the site more learning friendly. The platform has partnered with several EdTech companies for educational content.

By Sajhyadri | September 12, 2022 02:48 PM Read more
Indore: Insurance company’s office catches fire

A fire was reported in an insurance company's office situated at Racecourse Road, Indore on Sunday night, September 11, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 12, 2022 02:30 PM Read more
iOS 16 update set to rollout for iPhone users

Following the launch of iPhone 14, Apple is set to rollout the new iOS 16 update on 12th September 2022, around 10 pm.

By Friyana | September 12, 2022 02:26 PM Read more
80-year-old man from Andhra Pradesh undergoes obesity surgery

An 80-year-old man hailing from Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh recently underwent weight-loss surgery, making him the oldest in the country to do so.

By Aadeesh | September 12, 2022 01:23 PM Read more
Tirupati’s Brahmotsavam festival included in national tourism calendar

The Ministry of Tourism has included the annual Srivari Brahmotsavam festival, held at the Tirumala hills in Andhra Pradesh, in the national tourism calendar.

By Sajhyadri | September 09, 2022 12:48 PM Read more
Unique initiative launched to boost off-road tourism in Nagaland

Nagaland Tourism in collaboration with WBB launched a unique initiative under which people can explore rural life in the interiors of the state.

By Friyana | September 09, 2022 12:42 PM Read more
Man traps Customs Officer’s wife in ₹12.58 Lakh extortion, arrested

A man who extorted a Customs Officer’s wife for more than ₹12 Lakhs over a year, was recently arrested by the Mumbai police after the victim filed a case against him.

By Aadeesh | September 09, 2022 12:18 PM Read more
Internship programmes for horticulture and agriculture students announced in Haryana

Internship scheme to start for BSc, MSc, and PhD students of horticulture and agriculture under state universities and central institutes in Haryana.

By Sajhyadri | September 09, 2022 11:35 AM Read more
Canon ready to launch the new XA series of professional camcorders in India

Canon set to launch its new range of XA series camcorders in the Indian market, expectedly in October 2022 and November 2022.

By Friyana | September 09, 2022 11:30 AM Read more
Bhubaneshwar: Visually impaired students request study materials in audio format

Visually impaired students from Odisha State Open University have asked the Chief Minister of Odisha to provide them with more audio format-based study materials for their ease.

By Aadeesh | September 09, 2022 11:03 AM Read more
Samsung introduces new Ecobubble washing machines with Wi-Fi connectivity

Samsung launched its new line of washing machines called Ecobubble, which offers multiple new features. It was released yesterday on September 8th, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 09, 2022 10:21 AM Read more
India wins big against Afghanistan, Virat Kohli scores his 1st T20I century

India records a 101-run win against Afghanistan in their last Asia Cup match. Virat Kohli scores his first T20I century, 2nd player to do so in the Asia Cup.

By Sajhyadri | September 09, 2022 10:06 AM Read more
Throat slit and acid hurled on minor by her relative in Nellore, Andhra Pradesh

14-year-old girl in Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, was attacked by her 35-year-old relative. The assailant hurled acid on her and slit her throat with the purpose of robbery.

By Friyana | September 09, 2022 09:53 AM Read more
Dengue cases continue to multiply in Telangana

Telangana has recently recorded a total of 6,000 dengue cases, where around half of the cases have emerged from Hyderabad alone.

By Aadeesh | September 09, 2022 08:52 PM Read more
Flood warnings issued in Andhra Pradesh due to rising water levels in the Krishna river

SDMA sends out flood warnings in Andhra Pradesh due to the overflowing of the Krishna river; water discharged from multiple reservoirs along the river basin.

By Sajhyadri | September 09, 2022 06:35 PM Read more
Kedarnath Dham witnesses record-breaking 11 lakh pilgrim visits within the past 126 days

11 lakh pilgrims visit Kedarnath Dham within 126 days this year, breaking its record of 10 lakh recorded in 2019.

By Friyana | September 09, 2022 05:46 PM Read more
Neeraj Chopra becomes the first Indian to win the Diamond League Champion title

Olympic gold medalist Neeraj Chopra wins the Diamond League Championship at Zurich with a throw of 88.44 metres, becoming the first Indian to win this title.

By Sajhyadri | September 09, 2022 05:10 PM Read more
20-year-old brain dead boy turns saviour, soldier receives a new healthy heart

The heart of a 20-year-old brain dead child was successfully transplanted to a 54-year-old serving soldier who was in a critical condition due to cardiac arrest.

By Friyana | September 09, 2022 04:54 PM Read more
New Novartis' drug helps raise survival odds against aggressive breast cancer

On Friday, 9th September, 2022, Novartis updated its Kisqali drug to help give patients suffering from advanced breast cancer an additional year of survival.

By Aadeesh | September 09, 2022 04:19 PM Read more
Research team from IIIT-A finds medicines for both lung cancer and COVID-19 patients

A research team from IIIT Allahabad have found a few common medicines which can treat patients suffering from both COVID-19 and Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC).

By Sajhyadri | September 09, 2022 04:00 PM Read more
11-year-old receives 150 stitches on his face after a pet Pitbull's attack

On 3rd September 2022, a pet Pitbull attacked an 11-year-old boy, biting the child’s face which caused severe injuries. The boy received 150 stitches.

By Friyana | September 09, 2022 03:59 PM Read more
Himachal Pradesh: CM inaugurates 30 ambulances under National Ambulance Service 108

HP Chief Minister, Jai Ram Thakur inaugurated 30 new ambulances operating from Shimla to other parts of the state on Wednesday, September 7, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 09, 2022 03:19 PM Read more
Queen Elizabeth II, the longest reigning monarch of Britain passed away

The longest reigning monarch of Britain, Queen Elizabeth II, passed away at the age of 96 at Balmoral Castle, Scotland on 8th September 2022.

By Friyana | September 09, 2022 03:14 PM Read more
FADA records an 8% surge in vehicle sales in August 2022

An 8% surge in vehicle sales was recorded by the FADA in August 2022 compared to the same period last year.

By Friyana | September 09, 2022 01:54 PM Read more
Mental health issues are causing losses for Indian companies, survey shows

Indian companies incur almost $14 Billion (11 Lakh Crores) in annual losses due to workplace-related mental health issues of employees, Deloitte survey reveals.

By Sajhyadri | September 09, 2022 01:50 PM Read more
Hyderabad: Two school students killed, five injured

A lorry crashed into an auto on Chinna Cherlapally road in Kushaiguda, Hyderabad, killing two children and injuring five others, on Thursday afternoon, September 8, 2022.

By Aadeesh | September 09, 2022 01:21 PM Read more
Locals request bridge over Chennai-Trichy National Highway, following multiple accidents

Following multiple accidents on the Chennai-Trichy Highway, residents of Arasur, Villupuram clamoured for the construction of an overbridge for everyone’s safety.

By Aadeesh | September 08, 2022 12:49 PM Read more
Series of road accidents take lives in Mohali

A woman riding a scooter was run over by a truck in Mohali. Two male pedestrians were also killed by a truck and a car in hit-and-run accidents in the district.

By Sajhyadri | September 08, 2022 12:30 PM Read more
Maruti Suzuki set to lift market share to 50% by entering the mid-SUV segment

Maruti Suzuki aims to enter the mid-SUV segment to lift its overall market share to 50%, which is currently under 45%.

By Friyana | September 08, 2022 11:41 AM Read more
Arvind Kejriwal’s ‘Make India No. 1’ campaign now underway

Arvind Kejriwal’s ‘Make India No. 1’ campaign commenced yesterday on 7th September with a nationwide yatra, beginning at Hisar District in Haryana.

By Aadeesh | September 08, 2022 11:30 AM Read more
India to get new data laws within a few months

The IT Ministry will roll out new data laws within 3-4 months that will help to better regulate the digital economy and improve user data protection as well.

By Sajhyadri | September 08, 2022 11:01 AM Read more
Influencers to now post disclaimers for paid promotion

Government officials are concerned that influencer-led promotions are influencing consumer opinions, new rules implemented to regulate collaborations between brands and content creators.

By Aadeesh | September 08, 2022 10:37 AM Read more
IMF MD Kristalina Georgieva and FM Nirmala Sitharaman discuss crypto asset regularisation

IMF MD Kristalina Georgieva and FM Nirmala Sitharaman undertook discussion in Delhi, where they shared ideas on IMF support and crypto asset regularisation.

By Friyana | September 08, 2022 10:34 AM Read more
DMRC to offer bus services from tomorrow for visitors of Central Vista

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) announced that a new bus service will start on September 9, 2022, for all visitors of Central Vista and India Gate.

By Chanel | September 08, 2022 09:41 PM Read more
Citroen C5 Aircross Facelift SUV launched in India

Citroen launched the C5 Aircross Facelift SUV in India, which is competently priced at ₹36.67 lakhs (ex-showroom in Delhi).

By Shivani | September 08, 2022 09:29 PM Read more
Hero MotoCorp set to launch the new Maestro Xoom 110 cc scooter

Hero MotoCorp will soon launch the new Maestro Xoom 110 cc scooter in the Indian market. The scooter was unveiled at a dealer event.

By Friyana | September 08, 2022 05:29 PM Read more
Hyderabad: Dengue cases on the rise, govt. to conduct surveys to raise awareness

In light of multiple dengue cases plaguing the city of Hyderabad, the GHMC plans to conduct door-to-door surveys to help create awareness about the disease.

By Aadeesh | September 08, 2022 05:22 PM Read more
ICS announces collaboration with BYJU’s to support 2000 cancer survivors

The Indian Cancer Society enters into a new 3-year long collaboration with BYJU’s to support the education of 2000 cancer-surviving children in the country.

By Sajhyadri | September 08, 2022 05:00 PM Read more
Odisha Government and Tata Memorial Centre to set up a 200-bed cancer hospital in Bhubaneswar

An MoU was signed on Wednesday between the Odisha Government and Tata Memorial Centre to establish a 200-bed cancer hospital.

By Friyana | September 08, 2022 04:45 PM Read more
Badarpur woman fights off robber, incident recorded on CCTV

A man tried stealing a passer-by woman’s mobile phone in Badarpur, Delhi, but she successfully warded off the attempted robbery.

By Aadeesh | September 08, 2022 04:30 PM Read more
Traffic jam at NH-44 after landslide in Jammu

A landslide in the Rampari area of Jammu led to halt in traffic movement for 5 hours at NH-44 on Wednesday, 7th September 2022.

By Friyana | September 08, 2022 03:35 PM Read more
Ticket checker on Virar-Bharuch train robbed at knifepoint

Two robbers held the Virar-Bharuch train’s ticket checker at knifepoint and stole an amount of over ₹700.

By Aadeesh | September 08, 2022 03:32 PM Read more
India routs Pakistan 3-0 to top Group A of SAFF Women’s Championship 2022

India defeated Pakistan in the opening match of the SAFF Women’s Championship 2022 with a 3-0 victory. The win placed India to the top of Group A with 3 points.

By Sajhyadri | September 08, 2022 03:20 PM Read more
Sub-inspector dies in road accident at Bhadohi, Uttar Pradesh

59-year-old sub-inspector died in an accident where a vehicle rammed into his motorcycle near the Kothra overbridge.

By Friyana | September 08, 2022 02:49 PM Read more
Maharashtra ranks 3rd on casualties from highway accidents in 2021

Maharashtra ranks 3rd in highway deaths in 2021, with 3,996 casualties. NCRB says that 29% of road accidents in the state happened on national highways.

By Sajhyadri | September 08, 2022 02:04 PM Read more
Bank of Maharashtra raises ₹710 Crores for funding growth

In order to support the expansion of its business, the Bank of Maharashtra stated that it had received 710 Crores through Basel III compliant Additional Tier-1 bonds.

By Aadeesh | September 07, 2022 08:00 PM Read more
Apple's iPhone 14 series - What to expect

Apple is going to launch the latest generation iPhone 14 series, 3 new smartwatches, new Airpods, and the upcoming iOS16 at its annual event called ‘Far Out’.

By Sajhyadri | September 07, 2022 07:30 PM Read more
Cop shot dead by criminals on his way back from a raid

A police constable was shot dead by a group of people while returning from an investigation in Bihar’s Siwan District.

By Aadeesh | September 07, 2022 07:14 PM Read more
Maruti Suzuki Brezza becomes India's top selling SUV after Vitara Brezza

After its predecessor Vitara Brezza, the newly launched Maruti Suzuki Brezza becomes India’s best-selling SUV as it charts 15,193 unit sales in August 2022.

By Friyana | September 07, 2022 06:12 PM Read more
Faulty bridge could have been the culprit behind the Cyrus Mistry accident

Cyrus Mistry’s SUV crashed due to a faulty design of a bridge, but the businessman died as he was not wearing a seat belt, forensic investigation team reveals.

By Sajhyadri | September 07, 2022 05:57 PM Read more
Villagers in Puri launch operation against ants

A swarm of red ants attacked Brahmansahi Village in Puri, Odisha following receding floods in the area on Tuesday.

By Aadeesh | September 07, 2022 05:44 PM Read more
Courier fraud leads to man losing ₹99,000 in Pune

An elderly man, based out of Shillong, was robbed of ₹99,000 from his bank account after an unknown telecaller reached out and convinced him to fill out an online form for courier deliveries.

By Aadeesh | September 07, 2022 02:40 PM Read more
Ravindra Jadeja took to Instagram to update fans about his successful knee surgery

Ravindra Jadeja received a successful knee surgery on Tuesday. He provided an update on his condition with a post on Instagram.

By Friyana | September 07, 2022 02:37 PM Read more
Survey conducted shows exams as cause of major anxiety among students

A recent nationwide mental health study conducted by the NCERT shows over 80% of students in the country experience anxiety due to studies, exams, and results.

By Friyana | September 07, 2022 01:39 PM Read more
Kerala health minister seeks efficacy test on rabies vaccine

Kerala’s health minister has written to the Centre to check the efficacy of the CDL-approved rabies vaccine after a girl child died despite getting the vaccine.

By Sajhyadri | September 07, 2022 01:20 PM Read more
Fake news on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube - TN police to take action

On Monday, Tamil Nadu police formed teams to mitigate rumours and fake news related to politics, religion, and more on social media platforms.

By Aadeesh | September 07, 2022 01:18 PM Read more
Seat belt alarm to be made compulsory for automakers: Nitin Gadkari

Nitin Gadkari, the Union Road Transport and Highways Minister, announced plans to add a seat belt alarm for all vehicles’ rear seats.

By Aadeesh | September 07, 2022 01:13 PM Read more
Match Highlights - India vs Sri Lanka, Asia Cup 2022

India loses to Sri Lanka by 6 wickets in their 3rd match of the Asia Cup. Defending champions near elimination; Sri Lanka close to securing place in the final.

By Sajhyadri | September 07, 2022 01:10 PM Read more
Google warns against potential hacking risk, asks users to update Chrome

Google has requested all users to immediately update their Google Chrome browser to get the security patch to fix a serious bug in the system.

By Friyana | September 06, 2022 12:55 PM Read more
Supreme Court prepones hearing date of Kerala’s stray dog issue

SC brings forward the hearing of Kerala’s problem of stray dogs to 9th September. The motion comes after a minor girl died from dog bite injuries on Monday.

By Sajhyadri | September 06, 2022 12:52 PM Read more
Mahadevapura police arrests bicycle thief in Bengaluru

A 28-year-old man in Bengaluru was arrested for having stolen 60 bicycles worth ₹9 Lakh around the Whitefield area. The police caught him through his recent theft at A. Narayanapura.

By Aadeesh | September 06, 2022 12:43 PM Read more
PM Narendra Modi announced the PM-SHRI Yojana to upgrade 14,500 schools in India

On 5th September 2022, PM Narendra Modi announced the PM-SHRI Yojana which will upgrade and develop 14,500 schools across the country.

By Friyana | September 06, 2022 12:14 PM Read more
Government issues notice to Wikipedia after cricketer Arshdeep Singh’s page information changed

Wikipedia page of Indian cricketer Arshdeep Singh edited to include ‘Khalistani’ connection. IT Ministry issues notice to Wikipedia officials about the slander.

By Sajhyadri | September 06, 2022 12:04 PM Read more
R&DE campus to increase vigilance and precautions after leopard sighting

Following multiple sightings of a leopard at DRDO’s R&DE campus, the Forest Department and facility officials placed long-term safeguards and vigilance protocols to help avoid this in the future.

By Aadeesh | September 06, 2022 11:38 AM Read more
5,000 units of Volkswagen Virtus delivered within 2 months

Volkswagen completes delivery of 5,000 units of the Virtus within 2 months. It created records in the India Book of Records and the Asia Book of Records.

By Friyana | September 06, 2022 11:22 AM Read more
Tamil Nadu CM launches higher education assistance scheme for girls

M. K. Stalin launches Pudhumai Penn scheme in Tamil Nadu in the presence of Arvind Kejriwal. Girl students to get ₹1,000 every month until graduation.

By Sajhyadri | September 06, 2022 10:50 AM Read more
Three arrested for multiple burglaries in Virugambakkam, Tamil Nadu

Three burglars who stole multiple gold articles and other valuables in Virugambakkam, Tamil Nadu were caught by the police after their latest crime spree on Monday.

By Aadeesh | September 06, 2022 10:42 AM Read more
Tiivra releases a new range of composite fibre helmets, price starts at ₹15,000

Tiivra Venture recently launched their new range of 6 helmets. These are some of the lightest in the segment at 1,250 gm.

By Friyana | September 06, 2022 10:36 AM Read more
3 people killed in accident outside AIIMS, Delhi

On Sunday, 3 people killed and 4 injured when a car rammed into a cyclist, two pedestrians and a vacant auto outside AIIMS in Delhi.

By Sajhyadri | September 06, 2022 10:00 AM Read more
Delhi: Municipal Corporation to pay ₹9 Lakh to senior citizen in compensation for waterlogging

The Delhi High Court ordered the Municipal Corporation of Delhi to pay a sum of ₹9 Lakh to a senior citizen for waterlogging issues that persist each year during monsoons.

By Aadeesh | September 06, 2022 09:52 AM Read more
Less than 10% cars in India feature 6 airbags

Over 90% cars on Indian roads do not have the 6-airbag feature. Minister Nitin Gadkari questioned automobile makers upon the feature’s availability.

By Friyana | September 06, 2022 09:49 AM Read more
Bangalore flooded, IMD predicts that rains will continue this week

Incessant rains lead to flood-like conditions in Bangalore. IMD predicts that heavy rains will continue at least till 9th September. CM Bommai sanctions relief funds.

By Sajhyadri | September 06, 2022 03:23 PM Read more
Goa to get new airport, DGCA conducts test flight

Goa CM announces new airport to be opened by 23rd October. This is the 2nd airport in the state after Dabolim.

By Sajhyadri | September 06, 2022 02:02 PM Read more
‘ColorFit Caliber Go’ smartwatch launched by Noise at ₹1,499

The electronics company Noise launched its new smartwatch, the ColorFit Caliber Go, offered at an introductory price of ₹1,499.

By Aadeesh | September 06, 2022 01:57 PM Read more
Study states that air pollution affects women more than men

A new study conducted by a team of researchers in Canada indicate that women are more likely to be affected by air pollution as compared to men.

By Friyana | September 05, 2022 12:50 PM Read more
Bengaluru’s Yele Mallappa Shetty Lake facing pollution, encroachments issues

The Yele Mallappa Shetty Lake in Bengaluru East is now in extreme danger due to continuous negative conditions such as encroachment and various pollution-related issues.

By Aadeesh | September 05, 2022 12:48 PM Read more
Only 18 out of 720 eye banks contribute to 80% of the cornea collection in India

EBAI reports that 80% of net cornea collections in India come from only 18 out of the 720 eye banks in the country; also suggests steps to help in eye donation.

By Sajhyadri | September 05, 2022 12:10 PM Read more
Tata Sons' former Chairman, Cyrus Mistry dies in highway accident near Mumbai

On Sunday, Cyrus Mistry, the former Chairman of Tata Sons was killed in a car accident that occurred on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad National Highway.

By Aadeesh | September 05, 2022 11:54 AM Read more
Lenders must adhere to new digital lending guidelines by 30th November, says RBI

RBI notified REs to adhere to new digital lending guidelines by 30th November 2022. The regulator issued the guidelines in a circular on 10th August 2022.

By Friyana | September 05, 2022 11:46 AM Read more
EPFO looks to raise retirement age in India to reduce the burden on pension funds

EPFO releases its Vision 2047 document where it has proposed to raise the retirement age in India to provide sufficient retirement benefit to elderly citizens.

By Sajhyadri | September 05, 2022 11:05 AM Read more
New study disproves comparative link between institutional deliveries and infant mortality

A study published in British Medical Journal Global Health revealed that increased institutional deliveries in the country did not quite help improve neonatal mortality and post-birth issues.

By Aadeesh | September 05, 2022 10:58 AM Read more
Pakistan beat India by 5 wickets in Asia Cup's Super 4 match

Pakistan beat India by 5 wickets, scoring 182 runs with 1 ball to spare. India needs to win 2 more matches with high score gaps to make it to Asia Cup’s final.

By Friyana | September 05, 2022 10:53 AM Read more
Village teacher donated his land for setting up a primary school

A private school teacher from a village in UP donated his land for building a school. More than 1000 students have passed from this school from 2007 to 2022.

By Sajhyadri | September 05, 2022 10:00 AM Read more
UGC to launch 5 new fellowships on Teachers' Day

UGC, on Sunday, announced 5 new fellowships to be launched on 5th September, on the occasion of Teachers' Day.

By Friyana | September 05, 2022 09:51 AM Read more
President of India to grant National Awards to 46 teachers

On the occasion of Teachers' day, the President of India is set to give National Awards to 46 teachers across the country at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, at 11 am today.

By Aadeesh | September 05, 2022 09:49 AM Read more
Man arrested after pet dog attacks 10-year-old boy in Noida

A pet dog attacked a 10-year-old boy in a residential society in Noida’s Sector 58. The owner was arrested after the kid’s mother filed an FIR.

By Sajhyadri | September 05, 2022 07:10 PM Read more
Software engineer duped of ₹73 Lakhs through online fraud

A 29-year-old woman in Dombivli was cheated of ₹73 Lakhs through online fraud. The fraudster befriended her on social media to commit the crime.

By Friyana | September 05, 2022 06:48 PM Read more
Chennai hospital unveils drone to carry organs for transplants

MGM Healthcare launches a prototype for India’s first drone that can carry organs for transplant surgeries. Nitin Gadkari unveils drone virtually from Delhi.

By Sajhyadri | September 05, 2022 06:12 PM Read more
Cloudburst in Dharamshala, officials order acceleration of rehabilitation work

Cloudburst wrecked havoc in Dharamshala on 2nd September 2022, resulting in extensive damage in the area. Officials directed workers to expedite rehabilitation work.

By Friyana | September 05, 2022 05:58 PM Read more
IndiGo to introduce new direct flights between Hyderabad and Riyadh

IndiGo set to start new direct flights from Hyderabad to Riyadh and increase frequency of other flights to the Middle East to boost international connectivity.

By Sajhyadri | September 05, 2022 05:00 PM Read more
Bengaluru Airport services affected by heavy rains

On Sunday, Bengaluru’s Kempegowda International Airport was subject to multiple disruptions in its flight services due to heavy rains.

By Aadeesh | September 05, 2022 04:38 PM Read more
High-rise swing breaks in Mohali, children and women injured

A high rise swing at a fair in Mohali, broke down and fell. Several people were injured and admitted to a nearby civil hospital.

By Friyana | September 05, 2022 04:26 PM Read more
Lucknow: Four die in hotel fire, joint probe ordered by CM

A well-known hotel in the Hazratganj area, Lucknow was caught in a fire on Monday, resulting in four deaths and fifteen with burn injuries.

By Aadeesh | September 05, 2022 03:02 PM Read more
Delhi Government launches the STAMP project

Delhi Government launched the STAMP project under which better last-mile services will be provided for commuters of public transport.

By Friyana | September 05, 2022 03:01 PM Read more
Manimahesh Yatra comes to an end, records footfall of over 3 lakh pilgrims

The first post-pandemic Manimahesh Yatra came to an end on Sunday morning; consisted of more than 3 lakh pilgrims.

By Aadeesh | September 05, 2022 02:19 PM Read more
Fire breaks out at Kaccha Bagh in Chandni Chowk, Delhi

A fire broke out at the Kaccha Bagh clothing market in Delhi’s Chandni Chowk on Sunday. 150 firefighters and 40 fire engines took 7 hours to extinguish the fire.

By Sajhyadri | September 05, 2022 02:14 PM Read more
Doctors warn about rising swine flu and dengue cases in Pune

Doctors report that COVID-19 cases are no longer increasing in Pune; instead, there is a rise in other viral diseases like swine flu and dengue in the district.

By Sajhyadri | September 05, 2022 01:01 PM Read more
6 Killed, 6 injured in car accident at Aravalli, Gujarat

On the 2nd September morning at around 6 am, a speeding Innova collided into some travelling pilgrims in Aravalli, Gujarat. It left 6 dead, and another 6 critically wounded.

By Shivani | September 02, 2022 12:36 PM Read more
COVID-19 infection rates in India show a downward trend, 6,168 new infection cases reported

On Friday, data updated by the Union Health Ministry showed a downward trend of active caseload in India; cases decreased by 3,538 within 24 hours.

By Friyana | September 02, 2022 12:32 PM Read more
Rise of viral diseases leads to a shortage of ICU beds in Pune

Hospitals in Pune are witnessing a shortage in ICU beds due to high admission of patients, reportedly suffering from dengue, swine flu, and other viral diseases.

By Sajhyadri | September 02, 2022 12:30 PM Read more
Pilots on strike: 800 flights cancelled by Lufthansa

On Friday, Lufthansa announced that it cancelled around 800 of its scheduled flights from Munich and Frankfurt in response to an organised labour strike.

By Aadeesh | September 02, 2022 12:09 PM Read more
BEST to provide 75% discount on digital bus passes during Ganesh Festival

BEST to provide a Ganapati special 75% discount on its digital bus pass available on the BEST Chalo application. The ₹799 pass will be now be available for ₹199.

By Friyana | September 02, 2022 10:49 AM Read more
Bangalore’s latest start-up seeks to personalise healthcare and wellbeing

Bangalore-based digital healthcare start-up aims to change healing methods. Resolute.Ai provides personalised wellbeing options to suit a person’s lifestyle.

By Sajhyadri | September 02, 2022 10:30 AM Read more
HDFC Bank to set up 207 new branches in Maharashtra

HDFC Bank set to open 207 branches in Maharashtra, along with the implementation of 80 smart banking lobbies in 16 districts.

By Aadeesh | September 02, 2022 10:26 AM Read more
India announces squad of 23 for SAFF U-17 Football Championship

India names 23-player-squad for SAFF U-17 Championship, set to begin from 5th September in Colombo. Team will begin campaign against Bhutan on the first day.

By Sajhyadri | September 02, 2022 09:30 AM Read more
53% increase in sales recorded by Royal Enfield in August 2022

Royal Enfield recorded a 53% increase in sales in August 2022 compared to July 2022. The company sold a total of 70,112 units in August.

By Friyana | September 02, 2022 09:24 AM Read more
India’s unemployment rate reaches new 1-year high in August

According to data from the CMIE, India’s one-year unemployment rate in August hit a new stage with 8.3%. The employment in the month also dropped to 394.6 million.

By Aadeesh | September 02, 2022 09:09 AM Read more
Road accident kills Punjabi singer Nirvair Singh

Nirvair Singh, a popular Punjabi singer, at the age of 42, passed away in Melbourne, Australia due to a three-vehicle collision.

By Friyana | September 02, 2022 08:42 AM Read more
Oppo A57e launched in India at a price of ₹13,999

The new Oppo A57e launched in India, will be available for purchase at ₹13,999 in a sole 4 GB + 64GB model on Flipkart and the company’s official website.

By Friyana | September 02, 2022 03:50 PM Read more
Earthquake of 4.9 magnitude hits Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Andaman and Nicobar Islands were hit by an earthquake of 4.9 magnitude, 108 km north-northeast of Diglipur, on Friday. NCS reports no injuries or casualties.

By Sajhyadri | September 02, 2022 03:46 PM Read more
New Nokia devices launched at IFA 2022

HMD Global, the official manufacturer of Nokia devices launched a new smartphone and tablet at the IFA 2022 tech show, called Nokia C31 and Nokia T21.

By Aadeesh | September 02, 2022 03:30 PM Read more
Delhi to see a spike in malaria & dengue cases if the city receives heavy rainfall in September

Experts state the possibility of surge in malaria, dengue and other vector borne diseases if September marks heavy rainfall in Delhi.

By Friyana | September 02, 2022 02:25 PM Read more
NCERT study predicts fall in school enrolment of children by 2025

A new NCERT study predicts that students’ enrolment in schools will decline by 2025 due to a drop in the population of children between the ages of 6 to 16.

By Sajhyadri | September 02, 2022 02:20 PM Read more
Renault launches new Limited Edition variants of its cars

Renault, on Friday, launched the Festive Limited Edition variants of its range of cars including the Triber, Kiger, and Kwid series, with bookings set to start from today.

By Aadeesh | September 02, 2022 01:02 PM Read more
Prime Minister to lay foundation stone of new metro phase in Kochi

PM Modi to lay the foundation stone of Phase 2 and inaugurate Phase 1 A of Kochi Metro. Ceremony is to be held at Cochin International Airport Limited Trade Fair and Exhibition Centre.

By Sajhyadri | September 01, 2022 12:28 PM Read more
60% people delay treatment as they lack health cover, shows survey

A recent study undertaken by Pristyn Care Data Labs revealed that 60% people delay their treatments as they do not have a health cover.

By Friyana | September 01, 2022 12:22 PM Read more
India’s first cervical cancer vaccine set to launch today

The country’s first-ever vaccine against cervical cancer is to be launched today by the Union Minister of State and Science & Technology at the India International Centre (IIC).

By Aadeesh | September 01, 2022 12:17 PM Read more
Yes Bank revises schedule of savings account charges

Yes Bank revises schedule of charges for savings accounts applicable from 1st September. All new charges and other details are available on the bank’s website

By Sajhyadri | September 01, 2022 11:41 AM Read more
Noida twin towers: 30,000 tonnes of demolition waste to be recycled

Following the demolition of Noida’s twin towers on Sunday, Re Sustainability has been given a contract to collect and recycle 30,000 tonnes of debris from the site.

By Aadeesh | September 01, 2022 11:24 AM Read more
Ticket prices to be discounted with the removal of airfare caps, says IndiGo

After government’s decision to remove airfare caps w.e.f. 31st August 2022, IndiGo states possibility of discounts on flight ticket rates to increase passenger load rates.

By Friyana | September 01, 2022 11:06 AM Read more
iPhone 14 Pro expected to arrive with new features

Prior to the launch of Apple’s iPhone 14 series on September 7th, leaked information has revealed new changes to the devices, such as ultra-wide camera sensors and an i-shaped notch.

By Aadeesh | September 01, 2022 10:26 AM Read more
SpiceJet employees complain of delay in salary for the second consecutive month

SpiceJet staff has complained of a delay in receiving their monthly salaries for the 2nd time. Airline claims that payments are being made in a graded format.

By Sajhyadri | September 01, 2022 10:20 AM Read more
India defeats Hong Kong by 40 runs to seal their spot in the Super 4 at the Asia Cup

India defeats Hong Kong by 40 runs in their second match at the Asia Cup in Dubai. Team secures a spot in the Super 4 on the leader board.

By Friyana | September 01, 2022 10:11 AM Read more
Mumbai Metro line-3 Trials commenced

Mumbai metro line-3 test run was initiated at 11 am, on Tuesday. The 40 km line connects the Southern and Western regions of the city.

By Shivani | September 01, 2022 09:59 PM Read more
JBL launches new Tour Pro 2 earphones

JBL launched its new wireless earphones under the Tour series called Tour Pro 2 which features a 1.45-inch LED display on its case.

By Aadeesh | September 01, 2022 06:36 PM Read more
UPI transactions reach a value of ₹10.73 Lakh Crores in August

NCPI reports an increase from 628 crore to 657 crore UPI transactions worth ₹10.73 Lakh Crores in August compared to ₹10.63 Lakh Crores recorded in July.

September 01, 2022 05:40 PM Read more
Boy with rare medical condition saved by Jehangir Hospital, Pune

An eight-year-old boy was found to have a rare condition of intestinal perforation after falling off his cycle and was rescued by doctors in Jehangir Hospital, Pune.

By Aadeesh | September 01, 2022 05:16 PM Read more
Malignant Disease Treatment Centre with 120 beds inaugurated at Command Hospital in Pune

A 120-bed MDTC was inaugurated at Pune’s Command Hospital by Lt. Gen. J. S. Nain. The centre will undertake diagnosis and treatment of cancer patients.

By Friyana | September 01, 2022 05:12 PM Read more
Boeing projects nearly 7% annual growth in India's air traffic through 2040

Boeing projects an approximate 7% growth in India’s air traffic through 2040. A 25% increase in capacity is also expected in the sector by next year.

By Friyana | September 01, 2022 04:40 PM Read more
Spicejet flight to Nashik returns halfway after autopilot malfunction

On Tuesday, a Spicejet flight headed towards Nashik from Delhi was forced to return midway after a snag in the vehicle’s autopilot mechanism.

By Aadeesh | September 01, 2022 03:52 PM Read more
India's first digital school launched by Delhi government

Delhi government launches India’s first virtual school called Delhi Model Virtual School on Wednesday.

By Friyana | September 01, 2022 03:23 PM Read more
RFID cards to be introduced in place of yatra slips at Vaishno Devi Temple

Radio Frequency Identification Cards set to replace yatra paper slips for pilgrims visiting Vaishno Devi. Temple board to also set up cameras and card readers.

By Sajhyadri | September 01, 2022 03:09 PM Read more
Supreme Court orders compensation details for 1992-93 Mumbai riot victims

The state of Maharashtra was asked to provide details of compensation for the 1992-93 Mumbai riot victims’ families and missing persons on Tuesday.

By Aadeesh | September 01, 2022 03:06 PM Read more
New technique for MDR-TB detection unveiled by BD India

BD India releases new rapid molecular detection tool for MDR-TB. The test panel has been added to the WHO guidelines and will be available as a first-line test.

By Friyana | September 01, 2022 02:43 PM Read more
Ambulance transporting liver for transplant meets with an accident, four injured

An ambulance transporting liver to Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune from Kolhapur met with an accident on the Pune Satara road on Wednesday, injuring five passengers.

By Aadeesh | September 01, 2022 01:21 PM Read more
Reduced eye donations affect corneal transplant rates in India

India continues to see a drop in corneal transplants since the pandemic. EBAI data shows that the drop is due to reduced eye donations over the past two years.

By Sajhyadri | September 01, 2022 01:20 PM Read more
Private schools to pay gratuity to teachers who retired after 1997

Supreme court asks private school to pay gratuity with interest to the teachers retired 1997 onwards, as per amendment of Payment of Gratuity Act.

By Friyana | September 01, 2022 01:08 PM Read more
Gautam Adani becomes the world's 3rd richest man: First Asian to achieve the feat

Gautam Adani becomes the 3rd richest in the world according to Bloomberg Billionaires Data. Adani is the first Asian to rank in the top-3 of the list.

By Friyana | August 30, 2022 12:49 PM Read more
IndiGo now part of WEF’s sustainable initiative

The aviation company, IndiGo, announced on Monday that it is now part of WEF’s new sustainable initiative, the Clear Skies for Tomorrow, India Coalition campaign.

By Aadeesh | August 30, 2022 12:44 PM Read more
Family of 5 killed in landslide due to heavy rains in Kerala

A landslide caused by excessive rains in Kanjar Village, Idukki District in Kerala brought down a house, killing five members of the family.

By Aadeesh | August 30, 2022 11:15 AM Read more
Fire reported in Parel, Mumbai due to gas pipeline leak

A gas pipeline leak in Parel, Mumbai was reported at 1:10 pm. People were notified after a small fire rose from the affected patch on BA road.

By Friyana | August 30, 2022 11:01 AM Read more
Indian women's squad wins trials for upcoming World Wrestling Championships, 2022

Vinesh Phogat wins the trials for the upcoming World Wrestling Championships. Other wrestlers in the squad include Sonam Malik, Sarita Mor and Mansi Ahlawat.

By Sajhyadri | August 30, 2022 10:35 AM Read more
IIT-GN to train 100 financially weak students in communication and leadership skills

IIT-GN, in collaboration with an NGO called Dakshana, will provide training in communication and leadership skills to 100 economically weak students.

By Friyana | August 30, 2022 10:14 AM Read more
Mercedes-Benz set to launch new electric car EQS 580 in September

Mercedes-Benz announces the launch of their new electric sedan EQS 580 on 21st September, that will be locally assembled at their production unit near Pune.

By Sajhyadri | August 30, 2022 07:34 PM Read more
Four women die from botched tubectomy surgery in Telangana

Four women died of tubectomy surgery complications and others are hospitalised. The women were part of a 34-women sterilisation camp held near Hyderabad.

By Sajhyadri | August 30, 2022 06:58 PM Read more
DPCC to fine ₹50,000 for idol immersion in Yamuna

The DPCC has reinforced rules against the immersion of idols into the Yamuna river and will charge offenders a fine of ₹50,000.

By Aadeesh | August 30, 2022 06:46 PM Read more
Delhi saw a hike in cyber-crimes in 2021 by over 100%

NCRB data shows a large hike in cyber-crimes in Delhi by 111% in 2021 as compared to the previous year, with sexual harassment being primary motive of the crimes.

By Sajhyadri | August 30, 2022 06:10 PM Read more
Kerala government set to integrate study of laws in school curriculum

The Kerala government has plans to incorporate the study of laws in the state’s school curriculum in order to make children aware of their rights and safeguard them.

By Aadeesh | August 30, 2022 06:04 PM Read more
Xpulse Xperience Centre launched in Bengaluru by Hero MotoCorp

The first Xpulse Xperience Centre launched in Bengaluru by Hero MotoCorp. The centre will provide training on off-road riding of Xpulse 200 4V.

By Friyana | August 30, 2022 06:04 PM Read more
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro commence sales on 30th August

The Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro to ne available online on sale from Tuesday, 30th August, on Amazon and Samsung’s official website.

By Friyana | August 30, 2022 05:08 PM Read more
Raegr MagFix Arc M1600 launched, offers twin wireless charging

Raegr has launched its latest wireless charger, the MagFix Arc M1600 which offers dual charging of Apple devices such as iPhones and Airpods. It is available at a price of ₹3,999.

By Aadeesh | August 30, 2022 05:03 PM Read more
FOGSI and NABH to start program for improving maternity care in India

FOGSI signs MoU with NABH to start ‘One Nation One Standard’ program with Swasti and Manyata Partners for improving maternity care services across the country.

By Sajhyadri | August 30, 2022 04:40 PM Read more
182 trains cancelled by IRCTC on 30th August

IRCTC cancels 182 trains on 30th August, Tuesday. Over 270 trains affected from cancellations, delays, rescheduling and diversions.

By Friyana | August 30, 2022 04:24 PM Read more
New EV policy in Punjab to offer cash incentives and compensations to buyers

Punjab CM announces new EV policy for the state that will include cash incentives up to ₹10,000 for EV buyers and a waiver on road taxes and registration fees.

By Sajhyadri | August 30, 2022 03:50 PM Read more
Indian man’s travelling passion funded by his food stall venture

A native of Pala, Kottayam in Kerala, Jibin Madhu was able to go on an all-India tour with earnings generated through a mobile food stall service on his bike.

By Aadeesh | August 30, 2022 03:49 PM Read more
IRCTC to commence food delivery service for passengers through WhatsApp

IRCTC has launched an online food ordering service that utilises WhatsApp to deliver food to passengers at their seats and features dishes from a select few restaurants.

By Aadeesh | August 30, 2022 02:21 PM Read more
Government tells FM radio stations to promote free Covid-19 booster doses

The government has told private FM radio stations to ask people to take the Covid-19 booster shots for free as part of the 'Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav' celebrations.

By Sajhyadri | August 30, 2022 01:56 PM Read more
Union Retirement Fund launched by Union AMC

The Union AMC has launched Union Retirement Fund, a new scheme meant to be an open-ended solution-oriented fund fit for retirement.

By Aadeesh | August 30, 2022 01:36 PM Read more
CEO cheated of ₹54.39 Lakhs as fraudsters hack email in Pune

In Talegaon MIDC, Pune, fraudsters hack CEO’s email account and steal ₹54.39 Lakhs by sending fake emails to the accounting department.

By Friyana | August 30, 2022 01:30 PM Read more
NCRB data shows 1.56 lakh deaths due to road accidents in 2021

NCRB data shows a sharp rise in road and traffic accidents in 2021 from 2020. Almost 1.56 deaths from accidents in 2021, up from 1.33 lakh deaths recorded in 2020.

By Sajhyadri | August 30, 2022 01:10 PM Read more
Speeding car in East Delhi kills man, critically injures his wife

A speeding car hit an elderly couple out for their morning walk in East Delhi, at around 6:30 am. The man passed away while his wife was hospitalised.

By Aadeesh | August 29, 2022 12:57 PM Read more
Taxi driver has helped 200 brides get their outfits for free through his 'Dress Bank' initiative

Nasar Thootha, a taxi driver, with his ‘Dress Bank’ initiative, has helped 200 economically-challenged women to receive their wedding dresses free of cost.

By Friyana | August 29, 2022 12:48 PM Read more
Anti-pollution helmets promoted by the government for Delhiites

Delhi government, in response to the upcoming annual winter-smog season, has commenced the promotion of pollution filtering helmets that mitigates 80% of pollutants.

By Aadeesh | August 29, 2022 12:01 PM Read more
Heavy rains expected in several parts of the country, says IMD

On 28th August, IMD released names of states which will witness heavy rains for the next few days.

By Friyana | August 29, 2022 11:28 AM Read more
PM Modi: Electric vehicles have brought about a 'silent revolution' in India

PM Modi, on the 40th anniversary of Suzuki Motor Corporation in India, said that EVs are creating a silent revolution by reducing the carbon emission in the nation.

By Friyana | August 29, 2022 11:00 AM Read more
India seals victory over Pakistan at opening game of the Asia Cup

India defeated Pakistan by 5 wickets and 2 balls to spare at their Asia Cup opening match. Pandya took 3 wickets and scored the winning 6 to seal the victory.

By Sajhyadri | August 29, 2022 10:55 AM Read more
Dust clouds caused by Noida Supertech Twin Towers’ demolition

Following the demolition of the Noida Twin Towers, a haze of dust floated around the area of Sector 93A, affecting multiple residential societies in the vicinity.

By Aadeesh | August 29, 2022 10:44 AM Read more
Choppers to be deployed for medical emergencies: Govt. prepares pilot project

Government to start a pilot project for EMS-assisted air ambulance provided by private operators. The first to be placed at AIIMS Rishikesh for 6 months.

By Friyana | August 29, 2022 10:23 AM Read more
Fire breaks out at commercial building in Anantapur

Fire breaks out at a commercial complex in Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh on Sunday morning. 4 fire engines & 40 firefighters took 6 hours to bring the fire under control.

By Sajhyadri | August 29, 2022 07:22 PM Read more
4 new cases of Swine Flu reported in Ranchi

4 new cases of Swine Flu were reported in Jharkhand. The patients were admitted to Ranchi’s Superspecialty hospital with corona-like symptoms.

By Sajhyadri | August 29, 2022 06:42 PM Read more
Six tourists from MP drown in Chattisgarh’s Ramdaha Waterfall

Six members from a family of fifteen drowned in the Ramdaha waterfall on Sunday, during their trip.

By Aadeesh | August 29, 2022 06:27 PM Read more
Reliance Jio Chairman introduces new Jio AirFiber hotspot with 5G speed

Reliance Jio Chairman, Akash Ambani introduced their latest Wi-Fi hotspot Jio AirFiber. He also promised to expand 5G networks all over the country by late 2023.

By Sajhyadri | August 29, 2022 05:55 PM Read more
OTT platforms to outperform multiplex by becoming a ₹12,000 Crore-industry in 2023

OTT platforms likely to outperform the Cinema industry as it is expected to become a ₹12,000 Crore-industry by 2023.

By Friyana | August 29, 2022 05:06 PM Read more
House help returns purse within 12 hours of theft in Mumbai

A temporary house help returned a designer purse worth many lakhs to its owner after police intervention in Mumbai.

By Aadeesh | August 29, 2022 04:42 PM Read more
Online exam servers hacked by cheaters in Rajasthan

A group of seven conspirators in Jaipur attempted to cheat in the examination of Technical Assistant held on Saturday, by hacking its online servers.

By Aadeesh | August 29, 2022 04:08 PM Read more
New Air India Express flights between Vijayawada and Sharjah from 31st October

Air India Express to begin international flights from Vijayawada to Sharjah from 31st October. New service will be available twice a week for all passengers.

By Sajhyadri | August 29, 2022 03:40 PM Read more
Thieves set businessman's house on fire after stealing ₹1.5 Lakhs in cash

₹1.5 Lakhs cash stolen from businessman, Bangaru Reddy’s house when he was away. Robbers set the house on fire after the robbery and run away.

By Friyana | August 29, 2022 03:38 PM Read more
12,000 people relocated to shelters as Ganga's water levels rise

Ganga crosses 71.81 metres in Varanasi on Saturday. Above 256 hectares of land, 84 ghats, and 36 localities flooded. Above 12,000 people relocated to shelters.

By Sajhyadri | August 29, 2022 02:44 PM Read more
Kolkata: TMC leader’s son killed in brutal truck accident

A truck fell over the sedan driven by the TMC leader’s son, killing him on the spot. The vehicle was observed to be going in the road’s opposite direction and fell sideways on the sedan.

By Aadeesh | August 29, 2022 02:24 PM Read more
Karnataka HC Verdict: Legal heirs of an injured person can claim compensation after death

Karnataka HC has passed a verdict that allows legal heirs of a person to file a case for compensation if the person dies due to a vehicle-related accident.

By Sajhyadri | August 29, 2022 02:06 PM Read more
A second oxygen plant by IOL inaugurated in the Lok Bandhu Hospital, Lucknow

A new 500 LPM oxygen plant was inaugurated in Lok Bandhu Hospital, Lucknow on Sunday. This is the second oxygen plant setup in the hospital.

By Friyana | August 29, 2022 01:36 PM Read more
Mumbai’s wealthiest Ganesh Mandal invests in an insurance cover of ₹316.4 Crore

GSB Seva Mandal, located in King’s Circle, Mumbai has taken up an insurance cover of ₹ 316.4 Crore in preparation of the upcoming Ganesh Chaturthi festival in August 2022.

By Aadeesh | August 29, 2022 01:34 PM Read more
Akasa Air reports data breach of passenger information to CERT-In

Akasa Air alerts CERT-In of a data breach incidence that happened due to a technical issue with their log-in service. The airline has assured its customers that it was not a hacking attempt.

By Sajhyadri | August 29, 2022 01:16 PM Read more
Massive accident in Karnataka - 14 injured, 9 killed

Truck collides with Trax Cruiser on highway near Bangalore, killing 9 and injuring 14. State Home Minister initiates probe into the accident with state SP.

By Sajhyadri | August 25, 2022 11:04 AM Read more
India gears up for 1.8 lakh km highways, 1.2 lakh km rail lines

India is all set to construct about 1.8 lakh kilometres of national highways and 1.2 lakh kilometres of railway lines by the year 2025.

By Aadeesh | August 25, 2022 10:59 AM Read more
Hyderabad: Teen creates biopot as an alternative for plastic bags

Srija, Telangana, found an eco-friendly way of growing saplings in pots made of groundnut shells to avoid use of plastic. Aims to produce 10,000 pots each month.

By Friyana | August 25, 2022 09:39 AM Read more
Covid-19 incubation period gets shorter

New study shows that Coronavirus’ incubation period has reduced from 5 days to 3.42 days. It is getting shorter with each variant of the virus, researchers say.

By Sajhyadri | August 25, 2022 09:39 AM Read more
PM Modi inaugurates Homi Baba Hospital

On Wednesday, PM Modi inaugurated Homi Bhabha Cancer Hospital and Research Centre in the Mohalli district of Punjab.

By Aadeesh | August 25, 2022 09:32 AM Read more
Big B tests positive for COVID-19

Amitabh Bachchan tested positive for Covid-19; posts on Twitter to ask everyone in contact with him to get tested. This is the 2nd time he has tested positive.

By Sajhyadri | August 24, 2022 12:52 PM Read more
New post-retirement facility for retired CGI, SC judges

According to a new amendment, the retiring Supreme Court and Chief Justice of India judges are eligible for Type-VII housing and other benefits for up to one year from the retirement date.

By Aadeesh | August 24, 2022 12:49 PM Read more
40 Crore passengers in air by around 2029, says Jyotiraditya Scindia

Jyotiraditya Scindia of the Ministry of Civil Aviation said that, within the next 7 to 10 years about 40 Crore passengers will be logged by the aviation sector.

By Friyana | August 24, 2022 12:34 PM Read more
E-commerce firms ramp up hiring for delivery agents amidst shopping season

Indian e-com companies have boosted their delivery workforce to keep up with the upcoming shopping season. The move comes amid high inflations & low job market.

By Sajhyadri | August 24, 2022 11:30 AM Read more
Over 97 lakh domestic passengers travelled by air in July: DGCA

DGCA in its monthly statement released data where 97 lakh passengers were reported to have travelled domestically in flights in July - 7.6% lower than June.

By Friyana | August 24, 2022 11:22 AM Read more
80% quota for locals in private jobs in Gujarat, promises AAP

AAP chief and Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal has promised the creation of 80% job reservations for the youth of Gujarat if brought into power in the state.

By Aadeesh | August 24, 2022 11:13 AM Read more
upGrad introduces job-enabled courses for professionals and college freshers

upGrad has introduced a new upskilling program for current and new employees. The edtech’s training courses will help to drive large-scale employment in India.

By Sajhyadri | August 24, 2022 10:52 AM Read more
Railways spent ₹62,000 Cr on subsidy last year, says Railway Minister

The Railway Minister, Ashwini Vaishnaw, said on Tuesday, that a total of ₹62,000 Crore had been spent on subsidies last year, where a concession of 55% was provided to all passengers.

By Aadeesh | August 24, 2022 10:47 AM Read more
Passenger data to be encrypted, IRCTC officials confirm

IRCTC clarifies that no passenger data will be open to potential risks as it will be encrypted in a unique code prior to sharing with consultants.

By Friyana | August 24, 2022 10:36 AM Read more
Delhi start-up develops anti-pollution helmet

Delhi-based start-up has invented a new helmet that promises to protect against air pollution. The PUROS helmet by Shellios Technolabs reduces pollution exposure by 80%.

By Sajhyadri | August 24, 2022 06:36 PM Read more
Faridabad: Amrit Hospital inaugurated by PM Modi

PM inaugurates the Amrita Hospital in Faridabad, Haryana on Wednesday. It will be supervised by the Mata Amritanandamayi Math and has a capacity of 2600 beds.

By Sajhyadri | August 24, 2022 06:01 PM Read more
Stray cattle menace in Faridabad: Man suffers severe injuries after bull tosses him in air

As per a video released online, an elderly man was violently attacked by a stray bull which caused him serious injuries, on Friday.

By Aadeesh | August 24, 2022 05:51 PM Read more
Edelweiss introduces ETF Fund of Fund, customers can make money from gold and silver

Edelweiss Asset Management Limited launches a new ‘Edelweiss Gold and Silver ETF Fund of Fund’ scheme that allows both silver and gold investment opportunities.

By Sajhyadri | August 24, 2022 05:30 PM Read more
Delhi: Fire breaks out in factory

A fire broke out in a factory located in the Patparganj area of New Delhi on Wednesday. It was put out successfully with no casualties reported.

By Aadeesh | August 24, 2022 05:20 PM Read more
Online Scam Alert: Fraudsters impersonate NMIMS head to cheat officials

Juhu police filed a FIR against fraudsters who impersonated the head of NMIMS and sent amazon gift cards in exchange for money transfers.

By Friyana | August 24, 2022 04:58 PM Read more
Bombay HC: Unmarried woman can terminate 22-week pregnancy

An unmarried, 26-year-old woman was allowed to abort her pregnancy by the Bombay High Court, on grounds of the process affecting her mental health.

By Aadeesh | August 24, 2022 04:57 PM Read more
Cyber intelligence unit to be set up in Maharashtra amidst rising online frauds

Deputy Chief Minister, Devendra Fadnavis, announces the formation of a cyber intelligence unit in the wake of rising cyber fraud cases in Maharashtra.

By Friyana | August 24, 2022 04:28 PM Read more
Jharkhand govt. to collaborate with British High Commission for awarding scholarship

Jharkhand Govt collaborates with FCDO of the British High Commission, New Delhi to grant the Chevening Marang Gomke Jaipal Singh Munda Scholarship to scholars.

By Sajhyadri | August 24, 2022 04:25 PM Read more
Bharat Biotech's Rotavirus vaccine introduced in Nigeria

Bharat Biotech’s ROTAVAC will now be circulated in Nigeria - the country which records the second highest deaths in children due to rotavirus infection.

By Friyana | August 24, 2022 04:04 PM Read more
Govt. job aspirants' delight: UPSC to begin 1-time registration facility

Due to a historically tedious repeat application process, UPSC has now implemented a new OTR system that enables faster applications due to basic applicant data pre-stored on their servers.

By Aadeesh | August 24, 2022 03:59 PM Read more
58-year-old gets a new lease of life post multiple fractures

58-year-old woman recovers from multiple fractures falling from a residential building’s 2nd floor. Surgeries on her spine and legs took a total of 2.5 hours.

By Sajhyadri | August 24, 2022 03:45 PM Read more
Recent study linked asthma to rain; summers comparatively better

A recent national study on pulmonary OPD visits indicates that pulmonary conditions get aggravated more during monsoon. Summers prove to be healthier.

By Friyana | August 24, 2022 03:38 PM Read more
IIM Kozhikode launches new management program

The 15th batch of the two-year Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management (EPGP) course, offered by IIM Kozhikode has been announced.

By Aadeesh | August 24, 2022 03:26 PM Read more
7 big car launches of 2023

7 new cars set to be launched at the Delhi Auto Expo 2023. The list includes names like Toyota, Kia, Hyundai, Mahindra & Maruti. Expo to be held after 3 years.

By Sajhyadri | August 24, 2022 02:12 PM Read more
IRCTC cancels 128 trains today

IRCTC cancels 128 trains on 24th August, Wednesday. 11 trains were diverted while 7 have been rescheduled.

By Friyana | August 24, 2022 02:11 PM Read more
Tomato Flu causes havoc: Cases now recorded in Haryana, Odisha, Tamil Nadu

After having affected the Kollam District in Kerala, the Tomato Flu has now surfaced in states such as Haryana, Odisha, and Tamil Nadu.

By Aadeesh | August 24, 2022 02:05 PM Read more
Apple plans to begin iPhone 14 manufacturing in India, aims at narrowing gaps between India and China

Apple to begin production of the new iPhone 14 in India in an effort to shorten the product’s production lag and generate efficient supply across the globe.

By Friyana | August 24, 2022 01:50 PM Read more
Delhi: 1st transplant surgery at a centre, 32-year-old gets new heart

In a first of its kind ever, a heart transplant surgery was successfully carried out at ABVIMS, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital in Delhi on Sunday evening.

By Aadeesh | August 24, 2022 01:32 PM Read more
Tamil Nadu introduces new leather policy

Tamil Nadu launches new ‘Footwear and Leather Products Policy 2022’. CM MK Stalin signs ₹2,250 crores’ MoU for manufacturing leather footwear and other items.

By Sajhyadri | August 24, 2022 01:28 PM Read more
Glitch detected in IndiGo plane ahead of take-off

An IndiGo plane headed to Mumbai from Goa avoids disaster as a technical glitch in the engine is discovered prior to take off at the Goa airport.

By Friyana | August 24, 2022 01:09 PM Read more
Indian students' respite: China lifts student visa ban after a 2.5 year-long span

China announces to soon issue X-1 visas for Indian students on Monday. Other visas to be issued include C-Visas, F-Visas and Z-Visas.

By Friyana | August 23, 2022 12:57 PM Read more
3 school students killed in accident by speeding truck

A group of school students were killed when a truck ran over them in Dasuya, Hoshiarpur district in Punjab. The deceased were students of DAV Senior Secondary School.

By Aadeesh | August 23, 2022 12:44 PM Read more
RBI's new guidelines: Credit/Debit cards to tokenise card details

RBI has extended the deadline for tokenisation of Credit/Debit cards online to 31st September. Here’s how to tokenise cards and encrypt its details.

By Friyana | August 23, 2022 12:17 PM Read more
HC: Sister of late govt. employee can't get compassionate job in place of wife

The sister of a departed government employee was denied a job in his stead on compassionate grounds, by the Allahabad High Court.

By Aadeesh | August 23, 2022 12:06 PM Read more
EV charging infrastructure to strengthen in Delhi

Delhi govt. to set up 18,000 public and semi-public battery swapping stations and charging points for EVs; plan to have one charging point per 15 EVs by 2024.

By Sajhyadri | August 23, 2022 12:03 PM Read more
Scientists create affordable Point-of-care test for Sickle Cell Anaemia

A research team from IAP department at IISc has innovated a cost effective point-of-care test for SCA. The test will take 15 minutes and cost less than ₹100.

By Friyana | August 23, 2022 11:10 AM Read more
Prevalence of Omicron variant BA.2.75 doubles in a month

There has been a growing influence of the Omicron strain BA, 2.75 in Vidarbha, with around 60% of its genetic data found within provided samples, compared to July’s result of 30%.

By Aadeesh | August 23, 2022 10:58 AM Read more
Asian U-18 Championship: Indian men's team bags a bronze medal

India creates history with a well-fought victory over South Korea at the Asian U-18 Championship in Tehran on Monday to finish the competition with a bronze medal.

By Sajhyadri | August 23, 2022 10:52 AM Read more
Maharastra Govt. to take care of education cost for kids who lost their parents to COVID-19

The Maharashtra government announced that all education expenses will be taken up for college students whose parents have perished during the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Aadeesh | August 23, 2022 10:27 AM Read more
New electric scooters hit the Indian market

New EVs hit the market as iVOOMi launched the Jeetx and Jeetx180 while Corrit Electric launched the Hover 2.0 and Hover 2.0 + low speed e-bike on Monday.

By Friyana | August 23, 2022 10:22 AM Read more
India beats Zimbabwe in 3rd ODI

India beat Zimbabwe in the 3rd and final ODI to clinch a clean sweep of the series. Shubham Gill’s 130 steals the show despite Sikandar Raza’s valiant 115.

By Sajhyadri | August 23, 2022 10:15 AM Read more
Vacation Loan: Travel now, pay later

India sees a spike in people seeking loan and EMI options to undertake international travel. An increase of 40% in inquiry seen among tour companies.

By Friyana | August 23, 2022 09:47 AM Read more
Sania Mirza leaves US Open due to tendon tear

Sania Mirza drops out of upcoming US Open due to a tendon tear. The tennis star informed regarding the injury through Instagram, adding that it hampers her retirement plans.

By Sajhyadri | August 23, 2022 06:30 PM Read more
Man set himself ablaze outside Maharashtra Vidhan Bhavan over property dispute

In a bizarre event, a man named Subhash Bhanudas Deshmukh set himself on fire outside the Maharashtra Assembly on Tuesday and suffered 15-20% burn injuries.

By Aadeesh | August 23, 2022 06:06 PM Read more
Kochi roads riddled with potholes despite HC orders

Roads and bridges in Kochi continue to be riddled with potholes, despite Kerala High Court’s order to have them all roads in the state repaired by 15th August.

By Sajhyadri | August 23, 2022 05:40 PM Read more
Users can now use internet, make calls while in flight with Jio's new plans

Reliance’s Jio to introduce new IFC plans which will allow people to call, text and use the internet during a flight. Plan will be offered in 3 packages starting at ₹499.

By Friyana | August 23, 2022 05:32 PM Read more
Pilots call ‘May Day’ on Delhi-Kolkata flight, amidst smoke warning

Pilots operating an Indigo flight declared ‘May Day’ on allegedly finding smoke coming from the cargo hold. make an emergency landing with help of Kolkata ATC.

By Aadeesh | August 23, 2022 05:31 PM Read more
Pakistan's Shaheen Shah Afridi out of Asia Cup England T20

Pakistan’s fast bowler, Shaheen Afridi Shah ruled out of upcoming Asia Cup due to a knee injury. The 22-year-old is also set to miss the England T20 ODI series.

By Sajhyadri | August 23, 2022 05:00 PM Read more
Smooth Konkan rides ahead of Ganeshotsav - Maharashtra Govt.

PWD minister Ravindra Chavan ordered officials to mend roads from Mumbai to Konkan by the weekend for commuters to get home safely for the Ganesh Festival.

By Friyana | August 23, 2022 04:48 PM Read more
Rahul Dravid tests positive for Covid-19 ahead of Asia Cup

The head coach of the Indian team, Rahul Dravid tested positive for COVID-19 during the routine check made before the team departed for the Asia Cup in Dubai.

By Aadeesh | August 23, 2022 04:33 PM Read more
Gujarat: Major development towards organ transplant, hospital gets approval for facility

KD Hospital in collaboration with KIMS Hospital, Hyderabad, to open a lung transplantation facility making it the first within the state.

By Friyana | August 23, 2022 04:18 PM Read more
MP: IAF to deploy rescue helicopters amidst floods

Madhya Pradesh left reeling after heavy rains for more than 36 hours. Flooding and blackouts continue in several districts as CM Chouhan conducts aerial survey.

By Sajhyadri | August 23, 2022 04:15 PM Read more
Indian firms in a better state to withstand inflation, says S&P Global Ratings

A US-based rating agency, S&P Global Ratings stated that the rated Indian firms are in a good position to survive the effects of inflation and rising rates.

By Aadeesh | August 23, 2022 04:08 PM Read more
Mercedes launches its new car in India

Mercedes Benz ready to launch the AMG EQS 53 in India on Wednesday. The car first launch globally in September 2021, will be imported as CBU for sale.

By Friyana | August 23, 2022 03:46 PM Read more
Jiribam-Imphal rail project: Indian Railways shares progress report

Indian Railways provides updates on its under-construction projects. 82% of Jiribam-Imphal rail project and 75% of Noney bridge have been completed.

By Friyana | August 23, 2022 02:28 PM Read more
Private data tracked by big tech companies, Google tops the list

Stockapps.com, through an in-depth analysis, has revealed that Google collects the most user data online. The company continues to acquire around 39 different types of user data.

By Aadeesh | August 23, 2022 02:24 PM Read more
Mumbai: EPFO to set up inquiry into ₹1-Cr fraud

EPFO begins inquiry into possible fraud case at Mumbai’s Kandivali office with estimated losses of ₹ 1,000 Crores. Employment funds of ex-Jet Airways crew used.

By Sajhyadri | August 23, 2022 01:36 PM Read more
Centre to issue new standards for EV batteries amidst EV fire incidents

The government has proposed the issuance of new safety standards for EV batteries, in light of the multiple fire-related accidents that occurred recently.

By Aadeesh | August 23, 2022 01:27 PM Read more
IMD issues warning: Heavy rains in central India for 3-4 days

IMD predicts moderate to heavy rainfall for several states from Tuesday. A weakening depression over central India is said to be the main cause for the rains.

By Sajhyadri | August 23, 2022 01:01 PM Read more
Olympic medalist and other 7 Indian weightlifters to fly to the USA for strength and conditioning (S&C) training camp

Olympic silver medalist Mirabai Chanu and 7 other lifters to miss Asian Games. The group will fly to the USA for S&C camp for training & rehab post CWG 2022.

By Sajhyadri | August 22, 2022 12:55 PM Read more
Rain causes havoc: Red alert in MP, schools closed in Narmadapuram and Bhopal

IMD issues red alert in 39 districts of MP. Moderate rainfall expected to fall in 12 other districts. Schools in Bhopal and Narmadapuram declare holiday.

By Friyana | August 22, 2022 12:52 PM Read more
Retired teacher loses ₹21 Lakhs to online fraud

A retired school teacher from Annamayya, Andhra Pradesh was victim to a cyber crime, where her bank account was hacked on opening a suspicious link through WhatsApp.

By Aadeesh | August 22, 2022 12:08 PM Read more
Earthquake of magnitude 4.1 shakes Rajasthan

4.1 magnitude earthquake strikes Rajasthan at 2:01 am on Monday. NCS reports that the quake was 10 km deep. No casualties or property damage reported so far.

By Sajhyadri | August 22, 2022 12:06 PM Read more
India records 82 tomato fever cases, disease targets children aged 1-5

Tomato Fever surges in India amidst Corona and Monkeypox infection, reported the Lancet Respiratory Journal. Cases of 82 children under the age of 5 reported so far.

By Friyana | August 22, 2022 11:58 AM Read more
AAP ups budgetary allocation for higher education

Punjab education minister announces 16% increase in higher education budget from this year; also mentions reforms to improve working conditions for teachers.

By Sajhyadri | August 22, 2022 10:32 AM Read more
Chandigarh: Seasonal vegetable prices go down due to stable weather conditions

Seasonal vegetables are now less expensive in apni mandis as a result of Punjab's weather conditions stabilising following severe rainfall in July.

By Aadeesh | August 22, 2022 10:29 AM Read more
Vadodara: Stray cattle cause havoc, 1 dies

An incident of cattle attack in Vadodara was reported where, a 50-year-old man was attacked by a stray cow. The man suffered severe injury to the head and died.

By Friyana | August 22, 2022 10:21 AM Read more
Government chalks out a plan for setting up educational campuses overseas

Union Govt’s 16-member committee plans to set up IIT-like institutions abroad. The proposal has been shared with all Indian institutions and mentor institutes.

By Sajhyadri | August 22, 2022 09:55 AM Read more
Odisha flood menace: Rescue operations launched

Amidst floods in the Mayurbhanj and Balasore districts of Odisha, efforts are being made to rescue the trapped residents, with the deployment of 58 rescue teams.

By Aadeesh | August 22, 2022 09:44 AM Read more
Govt. to continue providing ration to 80 Crore people for 3-6 more months

Government is considering extension of ration supply for the poor population of India for about 3 to 6 months more post its deadline of 30th September.

By Friyana | August 22, 2022 09:33 AM Read more
Kerala: Woman dies due of suspected rabies infection

Woman from Perambra of Kerala’s Kozhikode district dies from a suspected case of rabies despite receiving vaccine. Questions raised about vaccine’s efficiency.

By Sajhyadri | August 22, 2022 06:12 PM Read more
Odisha: Govt. to take steps in checking waterborne diseases in flood affected areas

Medical teams dispatched in Odisha following the death of 17 victims of Diarrhoea. Teams to spread precautionary tactics and help people get to clinics.

By Friyana | August 22, 2022 05:52 PM Read more
UP Government prepares for India's 1st education township

The UP government plans to develop India’s first ever educational township, as revealed in a presentation made recently to the Chief Secretary.

By Aadeesh | August 22, 2022 05:45 PM Read more
Way to secure cost-effective funding discovered by Indian banks

Indian banks have collected around ₹ 300 billion rupees in the first two weeks of August using certificate deposits of two-months to one-year periods.

By Sajhyadri | August 22, 2022 05:38 PM Read more
Medtronic partners with Aster Hospital, aims to enhance the Parkinson’s disease treatment

Medtronic pharma in collaboration with Aster hospitals to undertake DBS surgeries that will help treat Parkinson. Treatment to cost between ₹10 to ₹20 Lakhs.

By Friyana | August 22, 2022 05:15 PM Read more
Toyota to double its stake in India

Toyota reportedly has huge plans to renew its strategy in the Indian market by launching a line of affordable hybrid car models.

By Aadeesh | August 22, 2022 05:10 PM Read more
India's 1st indigenous hydrogen fuel cell bus is here

Union minister unveils India’s first hydrogen fuel cell in Pune. Made by CSIR and KPIT Ltd., this is the first step to reduce vehicle emissions in the country.

By Sajhyadri | August 22, 2022 05:00 PM Read more
TN Government doubles funds for Tuberculosis eradication

Tamil Nadu has allocated a budget of Rs. 68.22 Crore towards the eradication of tuberculosis in the state, according to the Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Ma Subramaniam.

By Aadeesh | August 22, 2022 04:30 PM Read more
Delhi Metro's Blue line to be renovated soon

DMRC to undertake renovation work of its third oldest line- the blue line for the next 18 months with an approximate budget of ₹12.7 Crores.

By Friyana | August 22, 2022 03:58 PM Read more
Delhi: Hospital extends OT timings due to high waiting list of surgeries

Delhi’s RML hospital extends OT timings by 3 hours to accommodate pending operations. RDA also raises the issue of increasing number of doctors at the hospital.

By Sajhyadri | August 22, 2022 03:35 PM Read more
IIT Jodhpur scientists reveal causes of klebsiella pneumoniae bacteria spread

A team at IIT Jodhpur has discovered a possible reason behind Klebsiella Pneumoniae’s antibiotic resistance and virulence.

By Friyana | August 22, 2022 03:30 PM Read more
PM Modi to inaugurate technologically advanced mega hospital

Amritha Hospital, a high-tech hospital that has been under construction for six years is set to be inaugurated by PM Modi on 24th August, in Faridabad.

By Aadeesh | August 22, 2022 03:26 PM Read more
360-degree flexible shoes for children

Pune-based footwear start-up creates 360-degree flexible shoes for kids. New patented shoes’ design grows by 3 sizes to fit growing children for longer periods.

By Sajhyadri | August 22, 2022 03:09 PM Read more
Only eco-friendly Ganesha idols permitted

Tamil Nadu to permit only eco-friendly Ganesh idols to protect the environment. GHMC to build 22 temporary and 24 FRP ponds to help environment conservation. Similar actions seen in other parts of the country.

By Friyana | August 22, 2022 02:54 PM Read more
Mathura temple stampede - UP Govt. forms inquiry panel

An investigating two-person committee has been formed to probe into the stampede incident that occurred at the Banke Bihari temple in Mathura on the occasion of Janmashtami.

By Aadeesh | August 22, 2022 02:41 PM Read more
Bharat Gaurav train to run on 24th August taking passengers to religious sites, IRCTC announces

IRCTC has announced a second tour of its Bharat Gaurav train, which is set to run on August 24th.

By Aadeesh | August 22, 2022 01:48 PM Read more
Google Chrome online threat: These users at risk

CERT-In warns of several security threats and flaws in Google Chrome browser. Various practices help hackers use code to steal data, top cyber agency says.

By Sajhyadri | August 22, 2022 01:46 PM Read more
Adidas launches solar-powered headphones

Adidas launched RPT-02 SOL, wireless solar-powered headphones which provide 80 hours of playback and removable ear cushions and headband.

By Friyana | August 22, 2022 01:28 PM Read more
LPU students and alumni bag 4 medals at Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022

Students and Alumni from LPU have secured many medals for the country during the Birmingham Commonwealth Games, helping rack the total medal count to 61.

By Aadeesh | August 22, 2022 01:04 PM Read more
Dahi-Handi is now an official sport in Maharashtra

Dahi-Handi will be considered as an adventure sport from now on, Maharashtra CM says. Govindas to get insurance cover and reservation in govt jobs as well.

By Sajhyadri | August 19, 2022 12:40 PM Read more
Inflation was at its peak in April 2022 - RBI

RBI’s August bulletin showed that April saw peak rise of inflation rates for FY2023- Q1. It spoke of potential risks and India’s standing in the global market.

By Friyana | August 19, 2022 12:23 PM Read more
India's solar capacity boosted by 59% during 1st half of 2022

As of June 2022, India’s solar capacity installations have increased by 59% in the first half of the year, as per the report by Mercom India Research.

By Aadeesh | August 19, 2022 12:14 PM Read more
Patient suffering from cancer kills wife, son and himself

Man suffering from cancer kills wife, 9-year-old son and himself in Bangalore. Police sources reveal that the man was depressed and worried about his family.

By Sajhyadri | August 19, 2022 11:35 AM Read more
Leading causes of cancer deaths revealed in a study

The prime causes of global cancer deaths worldwide was uncovered by a study. It stated that factors such as high Body Mass Index, smoking, use of alcohol and others are directly responsible.

By Aadeesh | August 19, 2022 11:26 AM Read more
Chennai: Woman finds worms in food, restaurant shuts down

Woman lodges complaint against a famous restaurant in Chennai when she found worms in her food. Food Safety Department shuts down the eatery.

By Friyana | August 19, 2022 10:37 AM Read more
State's organ donation policy hit by Article 14, says Gujarat HC

Gujarat HC directs state to bypass organ donation policy’s requirement for domicile certificate, calls the provision unconstitutional and against Article 14.

By Sajhyadri | August 19, 2022 10:08 AM Read more
13 states barred from power exchanges, failed to clear dues

13 states may face power cut challenges after being listed for overdue payments by POSOCO who asked 3 power exchange platforms to restrict their power supply.

By Friyana | August 19, 2022 10:06 AM Read more
Twin depressions on Indian borders, IMD warns of heavy rains in Chhattisgarh, Vidarbha and MP

There has been a formation of twin depressions along the coasts of Myanmar and Bangladesh, and warnings of heavy rains in regions within close proximity by the IMD.

By Aadeesh | August 19, 2022 10:05 AM Read more
10 more AC local train services in Mumbai

Central Railways is going to introduce 10 new AC local trains in Mumbai. Running every day except holidays & Sundays, this takes the number of AC locals to 66.

By Sajhyadri | August 19, 2022 06:30 PM Read more
RBI's new proposal regarding NEFT transaction fees

RBI set to charge processing fees on NEFT transactions done from bank branches. Fees will be Rs. 2.5 for Rs. 10,000 and go up to Rs. 25 for above Rs. 2 lakhs.

By Sajhyadri | August 19, 2022 05:54 PM Read more
TVS forays in the electric 2w segment

TVS Motor Co. Ltd becomes the third highest in the e-2W segment with a 14% market share and resgistration of about 36,000 iQubes in the month of August.

By Friyana | August 19, 2022 05:19 PM Read more
Massive fire breaks out in J&K

A huge fire broke in the Sultanpora Kandi area of Baramulla district, Jammu and Kashmir, causing many shops in the area to catch fire.

By Aadeesh | August 19, 2022 05:10 PM Read more
Mahindra Scorpio Classic prices to be out tomorrow

Mahindra & Mahindra will launch the Scorpio Classic on August 20th. The car will be available with a diesel engine, in 2 variants and 5 colour options.

By Friyana | August 19, 2022 04:34 PM Read more
Kia's big move, launches India's fastest EV charger in Kochi

Korean carmaker Kia unveils 240 kWh charger in Kerala that can be used by all e-car owners on a PPC basis. Kia India CSO teases India-special e-vehicle by 2025.

By Sajhyadri | August 19, 2022 04:20 PM Read more
Quantum leap for India: Rs. 8000 Cr computing project kickstarts

Quantum mission to take a kickstart with Rs. 8,000 Crore of budget over 5 years. The project will be headed by the department of science and technology.

By Friyana | August 19, 2022 04:06 PM Read more
Mumbai: Potholes reveal loopholes in the system

As per the data by BMC, the issue of potholes in Mumbai has become highly prevalent with 48% of complaints raised by residents of western suburbs regarding the issue.

By Aadeesh | August 19, 2022 03:54 PM Read more
Rajasthan govt.'s new Rs. 12 Cr project: Talks on providing smartphones to 1.35 crore women

Rajasthan government to provide 1.35 crore women family heads with smartphones and 3 years of internet connectivity under Chief Minister Digital Seva Yojana.

By Friyana | August 19, 2022 03:41 PM Read more
Covid-19 cases continue to surge, 25% hike in India's daily tally

Covid-19 surge continues in India. Country sees 25% hike under 24 hours with 12,608 infections and 72 deaths. The daily Covid-19 positivity rate is at 3.47%.

By Sajhyadri | August 19, 2022 03:40 PM Read more
Government data depicts rising prevalence of fatal diseases

According to government data, it has been discovered that an average of four in ten women in the country were diagnosed with breast cancer, in the year 2020.

By Aadeesh | August 19, 2022 03:08 PM Read more
Delhi: Cops raid a call centre offering fake jobs

Delhi police bust a fake call centre in the city that allegedly impersonated companies, offered jobs and cheated people of money under pretext of training.

By Friyana | August 19, 2022 03:07 PM Read more
Startup upcycles 7 lakh plastic waste into bags

A Pune based startup, reCharkha has managed to upcycle around 7 lakh plastic products through environmentally friendly means.

By Aadeesh | August 19, 2022 02:41 PM Read more
Coins worth Rs. 11 Crores go missing from SBI vaults

An investigation initiated by the CBI revealed that coins worth Rs. 11 Crores were missing from the vaults of SBI’s Karauli branch.

By Aadeesh | August 19, 2022 01:59 PM Read more
UPI's global expansion: Free digital transactions for Indians travelling to UK

NIPL enters a partnership with PayXpert to venture into the U.K. transactional market. NCPI says new UPI will give Indians abroad an easy payments solution.

By Sajhyadri | August 19, 2022 01:54 PM Read more
Google's new update aims at more high-quality and authentic search results

Google to update its system to provide users with high-quality and original content which would be helpful. These updates will target click baits.

By Friyana | August 19, 2022 01:43 PM Read more
Streaming to overtake TV in India, says Applause Entertainment CEO

OTT is set to overtake television in the upcoming years, says Samir Nair. Applause Entertainment CEO is aiming for a 10 times growth, many projects on the way.

By Sajhyadri | August 19, 2022 01:14 PM Read more
India beats Zimbabwe in 1st ODI, takes 1-0 lead in the 3-match series

India won against Zimbabwe in a three-match series game, with a lead of 1-0 from a 10 wicket victory on Thursday.

By Aadeesh | August 19, 2022 01:01 PM Read more
Japanese Encephalitis - First case recorded in Mizoram

Mizoram’s first case of Japanese Encephalitis recorded in Aizwal. NCDC were immediately contacted who confirmed the case.

By Friyana | August 19, 2022 01:00 PM Read more
Pilgrim footfall increases in Kedarnath Dham, breaking previous records

Pilgrim footfall at Kedarnath breaks all records. The temple committee welcomes the influx, mentioning, over 10 lakh pilgrims visited the shrine till Monday.

By Sajhyadri | August 18, 2022 12:56 PM Read more
Severe rains hit Gujarat: Water logging in several areas

The various cities and districts of Gujarat continue to face heavy rainfall and flood-like situations since 15th August.

By Aadeesh | August 18, 2022 12:45 PM Read more
Vivo V25 Pro launched in India

Vivo is finally set to launch the Vivo V25 Pro in India. The smartphone will be available on online platforms from 25th August.

By Friyana | August 18, 2022 12:37 PM Read more
Govt. discussing trauma care for road accident victims

The government has proposed trauma care for people injured through road accidents, which serves to provide them first aid treatment at the nearest point.

By Aadeesh | August 18, 2022 11:40 AM Read more
Technical glitches impact CUET-UG: Students claim their exams were cancelled in centres

Students complain of technical glitches and connectivity issues during CUET-UG phase 4 exam. UGC promises retest for all students who couldn’t give their exam.

By Sajhyadri | August 18, 2022 11:36 AM Read more
Gas pipeline leak following rupture, no immediate affected persons reported so far

A gas leak incident was reported in Kandivali, Mumbai, when a pipeline ruptured. Efforts are currently being made to plug the leak.

By Friyana | August 18, 2022 11:34 AM Read more
Monkeypox cases spike up in a week, reach 35000 mark in 92 countries

According to Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general, WHO, there has been a rise of 20% in the total number of Monkeypox cases since last week.

By Aadeesh | August 18, 2022 10:58 AM Read more
MP: Crocodile enters in Shivpuri's residential area

A crocodile was found swimming in a waterlogged colony in Sivpuri, Madhya Pradesh. Rescue team trapped the animal after an hour-long effort and release it in the lake.

By Friyana | August 18, 2022 10:56 AM Read more
Indian rupee seen to make good gains in early trade

The Indian rupee’s value rose by 44 paise against the US Dollar and increased to Rs. 21.6 compared to the UAE dirham.

By Aadeesh | August 18, 2022 10:23 AM Read more
Ola Electric's strategy to build world's largest electric vehicles ecosystem

CEO of Ola Electric, Bhavish Aggarwal lays out plans to develop “world’s largest EV ecosystem at one site” with its Future Factory in Tamil Nadu.

By Friyana | August 18, 2022 10:20 AM Read more
Delhi: 60% increase in Covid hospitalisation in just 14 days

Delhi records a 60% rise in Covid-19 hospitalisations of total reported cases, positivity rate being 19.2%. Govt data shows 3 dead & 202 admitted in ICU.

By Sajhyadri | August 18, 2022 10:16 AM Read more
Habitual thief captured in Ghaziabad

Police arrested a female thief from Ghaziabad who had robbed 100 homes posing as a helper. Ornaments worth 3 lakhs found on her, over 26 cases in NCR alone.

By Sajhyadri | August 18, 2022 07:20 PM Read more
Central Railway announces major block

A block will be operated in suburban sections of Mumbai Central Railway Line. Officials release alternate routes and special provisions for passengers.

By Friyana | August 18, 2022 07:08 PM Read more
Nitin Gadkari: New number plates for old vehicles

Union road transport and highways minister, Nitin Gadkari announced plans to implement new GPS enabled number plates on all vehicles for easier tracking.

By Aadeesh | August 18, 2022 07:03 PM Read more
Study suggests paediatric kidney transplants are better when organ taken from live donor

Children undergoing kidney transplants have better long-term outcomes when receiving the organ from living donors, according to latest study by UC Davis Health.

By Sajhyadri | August 18, 2022 06:46 PM Read more
Vijender's victorious return, wins in the second round vs Eliasu Sulley

Vijender Singh beat Eliasu Sulley in the second round of a 6 round pro-boxing match on Wednesday with a KO in Raipur.

By Friyana Munshi | August 18, 2022 06:36 PM Read more
DGCA - Air passenger traffic dropped in July

The DCGA released a report stating that July observed a decline in the number of passengers by 7.6%, as compared to June’s results.

By Aadeesh | August 18, 2022 06:36 PM Read more
Woman shared CC pictures while placing online order, loses Rs. 2 Lakh

Pooja Parshad, an employee of Rivaara Labs Pvt. Ltd., lost around Rs. 2 Lakh in an encounter with cybercriminals, while attempting to buy alcohol from online contacts.

By Aadeesh | August 18, 2022 05:54 PM Read more
Covid-19 infected patients at the risk of developing psychiatric conditions in future

An observational study conducted by researchers in UK discovered increased risk of neurological and psychiatric issues post Covid-19 infection.

By Friyana Munshi | August 18, 2022 05:49 PM Read more
500 cities scrap manual sewer cleaning to avoid deaths

500 Indian cities set up mechanised cleaning of sewers under the ‘Safai Mitra Surakshit Shehar’ scheme that aims to achieve zero fatality in sanitary cleaning.

By Sajhyadri | August 18, 2022 05:45 PM Read more
7 crore families receive piped water under Jal Jeevan Mission - PM Modi

10 crore connections of piped, potable water set up in rural India in 3 years. 7 crore families now get clean water under the Jal Jeevan Mission, says PM.

By Sajhyadri | August 18, 2022 05:06 PM Read more
High Alert in Maharashtra's Raigad: suspected boat captured

Terror scare in Maharashtra, weeks before Ganesh Puja! Guns and bullets recovered from boat off Raigad coast. Vessel tracked back to Australia, says Fadnavis.

By Sajhyadri | August 18, 2022 04:34 PM Read more
South Delhi: 6 robberies in 24 hours by a 16-year-old boy

Allegedly a 16-year-old committed 6 robberies within a span of 24 hours in South Delhi on 15th August. The boy was caught by the police on Wednesday.

By Friyana | August 18, 2022 04:34 PM Read more
Tata Motors gets the 921 electric buses contract

Tata Motors has received an order to produce, operate and manage 921 electric buses in Bengaluru from BMTC.

By Aadeesh | August 18, 2022 04:05 PM Read more
UP Govt. to develop 20 solar cities under new policy

By the year 2026-27, the UP government has proposed a plan to generate 16,000 mw of renewable energy, spanning 20 cities and targeting 10 Lakh households.

By Aadeesh | August 18, 2022 03:29 PM Read more
Maruti Suzuki's new Alto K10 launched

The new Alto K10 was launched by Maruti Suzuki on 18th August. This new version has seen many important upgrades and starts at a price of Rs. 3.99 Lakhs.

By Friyana | August 18, 2022 03:26 PM Read more
'Precautionary dose necessary' - Covid experts confirm amidst rise in cases

“Precaution doses are necessary,” says leading Covid-19 expert in the country. Health officials urge people to get booster dose as Covid cases increase again.

By Sajhyadri | August 18, 2022 01:41 PM Read more
HDFC increases FD rates

Following the decision of other banks and financial institutions, HDFC has also raised the offered rate of interest on fixed deposits, which will be in effect from 18th August.

By Aadeesh | August 18, 2022 01:28 PM Read more
Lured by high returns on cryptocurrency trading, man loses Rs. 13 Lakhs to cyber forgery

A man in Pune was cheated of about Rs. 13 Lakhs by cyber fraudsters who promised him high returns on cryptocurrency trading. FIR filed at Nigdi Police Station.

By Friyana | August 18, 2022 01:16 PM Read more
IIT's tech research lab inaugurated in Delhi

Piyush Goyal inaugurates new public systems lab at IIT Delhi. The Union Minister also praised the new lab as a key step in bringing scientific development.

By Sajhyadri | August 17, 2022 12:48 PM Read more
Tata Mutual Fund launches new plan

Tata Housing Opportunities Fund was launched recently and is an open-ended equity scheme, in the housing theme.

By Aadeesh | August 17, 2022 12:39 PM Read more
Sundaram Mutual's new Mutual Fund is here

Sundarama Mutual launched its new Sundarama Flexi Cap Fund on Tuesday. Subscription windows for the fund to remain open until 30th August.

By Friyana | August 17, 2022 12:39 PM Read more
Airbus A380 to land in Bengaluru for the first time

For the first time in South India, Emirates’ Airbus A380 is all set to begin its services in the Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru from the 30th of October 2022.

By Aadeesh | August 17, 2022 12:06 PM Read more
2 bikers reportedly snatch Rs. 8 Lakhs from a labour contractor

Two snatchers on a bike, robbed Rs. 8 Lakhs from a labour contractor at Karnal railway station on Tuesday morning.

By Friyana | August 17, 2022 12:04 PM Read more
Ludhiana: Massive fire breaks out at manufacturing unit

Massive fire breaks out at a blanket manufacturing unit in Ludhiana. 7 engines struggle for 8 hours to get the blaze in control. No casualties reported so far.

By Sajhyadri | August 17, 2022 11:57 AM Read more
Mission 'Clean Ganga': Rs. 30000 Crore sanctioned

Over Rs. 30,000 Crores have been allocated to help clean river Ganga, according to Jal Shakti Minister, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat.

By Aadeesh | August 17, 2022 10:49 AM Read more
India's steps towards achieving net zero target by 2070, long-term plan chalked out

India starts work on LT-LEDs climate action documents that will map the country’s journey to reaching its net zero target by 2070.

By Friyana | August 17, 2022 10:41 AM Read more
Pet dogs can be at risk of catching the Monkeypox infection, doctors report

New development with the Monkeypox virus sees pet dog infected with the disease from owners. The CDC has urged infected patients to keep away from all animals.

By Sajhyadri | August 17, 2022 10:21 AM Read more
Maharashtra: Free travel in state buses for people aged 75+

Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde announces free travel for senior citizens aged 75+ by MSRTC buses. Govinda troops also receive 10 lakhs insurance cover.

By Sajhyadri | August 17, 2022 09:41 AM Read more
3 train bogies derail in Gondia, 53 injured

Around 50 people were injured after the derailing of three bogies of a train, Bharat ki Kothi, when it struck a nearby goods train.

By Aadeesh | August 17, 2022 09:33 AM Read more
Karnataka sees spike in public smoking, leads with 35% cases

35% of public smoking offenses in India come from Karnataka. The state records highest number of cases for 3 consecutive years.

By Friyana | August 17, 2022 09:24 AM Read more
Truck overturns in Karnataka, 2 killed, 15 injured

Fatal accident about 100 kms away from Bengaluru leaves a Guntur couple dead. A bus of Vemuri Kaveri Travels overturns on NH-75 with 15 injured and 3 critical.

By Sajhyadri | August 17, 2022 06:58 PM Read more
Delhi - Child mortality rate dips to 35 per 1000, Union Minister of State

The Union Minister of State for Health on Tuesday declared that the mortality rate in the country has improved in the last few years, with 35 deaths per 1000 live births in 2019.

By Aadeesh | August 17, 2022 06:26 PM Read more
Differently abled cricketer drives e-rickshaw to make ends meet

Differently abled cricketer from Meerut who scored 67 off 20 runs in a national competition is now driving a rickshaw and selling milk to earn for his family.

By Sajhyadri | August 17, 2022 06:24 PM Read more
‘FYJC admissions delayed to give chance to non-state board students', says Maharashtra Education director

The admission procedure of the First Year Junior College have been delayed in favour of giving non-state board students a fair chance, according to the Maharashtra Education Director.

By Aadeesh | August 17, 2022 06:01 PM Read more
Most severe increase in fine particle pollutants seen in India's 18 of the total 20 cities

Report by HEI claims that 18 out of the top 20 cities with highest rate increase in PM 2.5 levels in 2019 are from India. Delhi ranked first on the list.

By Friyana | August 17, 2022 05:49 PM Read more
Cadbury chocolates worth Rs. 17 Lakhs stolen

UP sees a bizarre theft of Cadbury chocolates worth Rs. 17 lakhs stolen from storage godown in Lucknow. FIR filed with Chinhat PS by Cadbury distributor.

By Sajhyadri | August 17, 2022 05:49 PM Read more
1000 teachers to be trained for the NEP 2020 by IGNOU

IGNOU has announced a training programme for over 10,000 teachers of the university, as part of proceedings for the 75th Independence Day.

By Aadeesh | August 17, 2022 05:25 PM Read more
BMC students face delay in receiving school uniforms

Children in MPS still await their new uniforms two months into their academic year. Rajesh Kankal assures at least 1 set of uniform by month end.

By Friyana | August 17, 2022 05:16 PM Read more
Samsung's new gaming monitor unveiled

Samsung launches new flagship gaming monitor with an innovative Cockpit Mode function. The Odyssey Ark G97NB has a 55-inch, 4k display, and a set of 4 speakers.

By Sajhyadri | August 17, 2022 05:00 PM Read more
Citizens lose Rs. 3.80 Lakhs to a fake electricity bill

3 separate cases in Mumbai lodged against frauds impersonating power supply companies. A total of Rs. 3.8 Lakhs were stolen.

By Friyana | August 17, 2022 04:40 PM Read more
Make India No. 1 Mission: 5 Key issues to be addressed

Arvind Kejriwal announced the launch of the ‘Make India No. 1’ operation and stated that five critical issues in the country need to be addressed before achieving said goal.

By Aadeesh | August 17, 2022 04:39 PM Read more
Flood level rise amidst heavy rains in AP

Major rivers in Andhra Pradesh including Godavari and Krishna, see rise in water levels due to heavy rains. Relief operations are currently underway.

By Friyana | August 17, 2022 03:51 PM Read more
IDFC Nifty200 Momentum 30 Index Fund launched

IDFC AMC is set to launch new open-ended scheme from 19th August. The Nifty200 Momentum 30 Index Fund is dynamic, diverse & perfect for long-term investing.

By Sajhyadri | August 17, 2022 03:27 PM Read more
5 die as truck rams in a car

Truck driving on wrong lane kills a family of 5 on the Pune-Ahmednagar highway. Pune SP informs of two children among the deceased, truck driver still missing.

By Sajhyadri | August 17, 2022 03:24 PM Read more
Realme to launch first audio product under the Realme TechLife brand

Realme has announced its new wireless earphones, the Buds T100 under its new sub-brand, Realme Techlife, which is set to launch tomorrow, 18th August 2022.

By Aadeesh | August 17, 2022 03:20 PM Read more
Karnataka: 2% reservation for sportspersons in State

Basvaraj Bommai, CM, Karnataka declares 2% reservation for athletes in all departments of the state during a felicitation event held on Tuesday.

By Friyana | August 17, 2022 03:10 PM Read more
Covid cases hike in Delhi: 917 new cases, 3 deaths

Covid cases rise in New Delhi with 917 new cases, 8 deaths and 20% positivity rate. Delhi L-G urges extra caution and asks citizens to get the booster dose.

By Sajhyadri | August 17, 2022 01:26 PM Read more
Only 10% Corona patients have taken precaution dose, says Sisodia

Manish Sisodia asks public in Delhi to take booster doses, as recent data shows a decline in infection rate for those who have taken the precautionary dose.

By Friyana | August 17, 2022 01:19 PM Read more
Mumbai: 73 dengue cases, 130 swine flu cases reported in just 15 days

According to the BMC, Mumbai has been plagued with multiple cases of swine flu, dengue and malaria from 1st to the 14th of August.

By Aadeesh | August 17, 2022 01:15 PM Read more
Bharat Biotech awaits nod for its intranasal vaccine

Bharat Biotech on Monday submitted the third-round test results for its vaccine, BBV154, in order to help bring it as a primary dose in stores.

By Aadeesh | August 16, 2022 11:50 AM Read more
GST Council may implement another round of rate changes

The GST council, advised by Karnataka Chief Minister and his group of ministers’ plans to implement another set of changes to the existing GST rate.

By Aadeesh Kumar | August 16, 2022 11:49 PM Read more
Chennai: Southern Railways to reduce commuters' travel time, working on increasing train speed

SR set to reduce travel time and increase train speed for over 900 kms of track according to BG Mallya’s speech on 15th August at Perambur railway stadium.

By Friyana Munshi | August 16, 2022 11:47 PM Read more
Dairy brands hike milk prices

Amul and Mother Diary set to increase their milk product prices by Rs. 2 per litre from Wednesday due to rising production and operational costs. 

By Sajhyadri C. | August 16, 2022 11:44 PM Read more
Cyber Fraud in Mumbai: Women loses Rs. 15 Lakhs

Mumbai woman falls prey to cyber fraud of Rs. 15 Lakhs by a man calling himself ‘Smith’. Fraudster cons her into sending ‘custom clearance charges for gifts’.

By Sajhyadri C. | August 16, 2022 11:35 PM Read more
IAF's rescue mission in J&K: Save 2 individuals in Kathua flashfloods

Two individuals were rescued in the flash floods of the Kathua district, Jammu and Kashmir by the Indian Air Force on Monday.

By Aadeesh Kumar | August 16, 2022 11:34 PM Read more
Security personnels meet with an accident in J&K: 6 died, 30 injured

A bus carrying ITBP and Jammu and Kashmir officials met an accident near Pahalgam region. 6 officials died in the incident while many were injured.

By Friyana Munshi | August 16, 2022 11:23 PM Read more
Kangana Ranaut down with dengue

Kangana Ranaut celebrates the 76th Independence Day from her home. The actress, down with dengue, posts images and videos on Instagram with an empowering note.

By Sajhyadri C. | August 16, 2022 11:21 PM Read more
FIFA suspends India's U17 women's World Cup hosting rights

FIFA imposes a ban on AIFF due to “undue influence from third parties” and suspends India’s U-17 Women’s World Cup hosting rights.

By Friyana | August 16, 2022 11:13 AM Read more
Ola announces new electric car

Ola Electric set to launch its first electric car with futuristic features in India by 2024 as announced on 15th August by CEO.

By Friyana Munshi | August 16, 2022 11:04 PM Read more
Maharashtra: New metro train gets green flag by CM

Maharashtra CM flags off the Azadi Express on Monday. New metro to join the route of 2A and 7 in Mumbai as part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations.

By Sajhyadri C. | August 16, 2022 10:59 PM Read more
Delhi: Air quality satisfactory, light rain showers expected

Delhi records a satisfactory AQI of 58 on Tuesday morning, down from 62 on Monday. IMD predicts light rainfall along with strong winds across the state.

By Sajhyadri C. | August 16, 2022 10:59 PM Read more
Heavy rains continue in central India, west coast

IMD issues warnings against incessant rains in India. It also informed of formation of low-pressure areas in Bay of Bengal which will cause heavy downpour in Odisha.

By Friyana | August 16, 2022 10:59 PM Read more
Kejriwal's free world-class education strategy for Gujarat polls

Delhi Chief Minister and AAP Chief, Arvind Kejriwal plans to announce free quality education for all if his party comes in power, in his upcoming one day tour to Kutch, Gujarat.

By Aadeesh | August 16, 2022 10:55 PM Read more
One man brings free, high quality education to lakhs

Prafulla Shashikant hailing from Beed, Maharashtra has found an effective way to promote marginalised children’s education through VOPA.

By Friyana | August 16, 2022 10:50 PM Read more
Indigo flight delayed over 'suspicious' bomber message on passenger's chat

An Indigo flight from Mangalore to Mumbai was delayed by six hours due to a suspicious bomber threat message, which was later confirmed to be false.

By Aadeesh Kumar | August 16, 2022 10:30 PM Read more
Gujarat: Vector-borne diseases cause havoc

Vector-borne disease cases increase in Gujarat due to the peak monsoon season. Health officials claim that cases are likely to increase in the coming months.

By Sajhyadri C. | August 16, 2022 10:16 PM Read more
Hiring kicks off amidst the 'Covid decline'

Top 10 private companies got on a hiring spree in the FY 2021-22. A massive increase in new recruits is seen relative to the Covid-hit 2020-21 year. 

By Sajhyadri C. | August 16, 2022 09:39 PM Read more
BCCI President confident about Kohli's form despite poor England tour

Despite a string of poor performances displayed by former India captain Virat Kohli, Sourav Ganguly is optimistic about the player’s return to form in the Asia Cup, 2022.

By Aadeesh | August 16, 2022 09:39 PM Read more
Bal Aadhaar initiative picks pace, over 7.9 million enrolments so far

More than 7.9 million enrolments have occurred under the Bal Aadhaar initiative, which comprises of children within the age of 0 to 5 years, from April to July 2022.

By Aadeesh Kumar | August 16, 2022 07:25 PM Read more
5G services to begin soon, says PM Modi

5G mobile services are set to start soon in the country, PM Modi announces in Independence Day speech. Reliance Jio is set to launch a new 5G smartphone soon.

By Sajhyadri | August 16, 2022 07:16 PM Read more
Lucknow: Bada Imambara's dome collapses in rain

The dome of Lucknow’s landmark monument, Bada Imambara collapsed on Monday evening. It was located above the Bhool Bhulaiya gate.

By Aadeesh | August 16, 2022 07:08 PM Read more
1900 Signal accounts hacked

1,900 numbers registered with Signal were exposed in a cyber attack on Twilio. These accounts will be unregistered by the company to protect user’s privacy.

By Friyana | August 16, 2022 07:02 PM Read more
Dengue cases on the rise: Pregnant women at risk

Bengaluru sees hike in dengue infection among pregnant women. Doctors explain effects on unborn children and provide guidelines for prevention of infection.

By Friyana Munshi | August 16, 2022 06:54 PM Read more
BCG vaccine for tuberculosis protects type-1 diabetics from COVID-19

A pre-existing vaccine used against tuberculosis proves to be effective for people afflicted with Type 1 diabetes and prevents the contraction of COVID-19 virus.

By Aadeesh | August 16, 2022 06:37 PM Read more
'Vidya Rath- School on Wheels': Assam CM's step towards increasing access to education

Assam CM Sarma inaugurates ‘Vidya Rath- School on Wheels’ project with Gauhati High Court CJ RM Chhaya. The new scheme aims to educate underprivileged children.

By Sajhyadri | August 16, 2022 06:36 PM Read more
Indian companies expected to give a 10% salary hike in 2023

WTW reports suggest a median 10% increment in Indian companies for the year 2022-2023, due to attrition in labour markets, making it the highest in APAC.

By Friyana | August 16, 2022 06:18 PM Read more
Highway accident in Gurgaon takes 4 lives

A weekend getaway ends in highway accident as a truck overturned on a car on NH-48 in Gurgaon. 4 reported dead, 2 injured. FIR filed against the truck driver.

By Sajhyadri C. | August 16, 2022 06:17 PM Read more
Mahindra unveils its revolutionary EV platform

Mahindra & Mahindra announces upcoming launch of 5 e-SUVs under 2 EV brands by 2027. The first of these are set to launch by December 2024.

By Friyana Munshi | August 16, 2022 05:48 PM Read more
SII's Omicron-specific vaccine may launch by 2022-end

The Serum Institute of India (SII) has begun developing a vaccine to combat the threat of the Omicron strain, which is expected to launch by the end of the year.

By Aadeesh Kumar | August 16, 2022 05:13 PM Read more
Kerala government to award a generous Onam bonus to employees

The Kerala government plans to reward Onam bonuses of ₹4,000 to state employees. Other employees to receive an allowance of ₹2,750.

Building collapses in Delhi’s Azad Market, 5 injured

Building collapses in Delhi’s Azad Market, causing injuries to five, four fire tenders reach the spot.

Robber attempting to steal a mobile clings to train as passengers grab his arm

A robber, attempting to steal a phone from a departing train was caught red-handed. Passengers grabbed his arm and he stayed suspended for 15 km.