Onion: Slayer of many govts, does not haunt AAP(15:47) By Nivedita Singh New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Onion is not just another kitchen staple in the country but has mercilessly brought down governments whenever its price soared, however, this time with the Delhi Assembly elections approaching, the ruling AAP is not haunted by the skyrocketing price of the bulb.
Shah's poll rhetoric sets Delhi campaign on fire(15:36) New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) This Delhi election campaign began as a war of memes and ended up as a clash of quotes. While the AAP was leading in the 'meme' war, the BJP is dominating the quotable quotes, some of whom have sparked off major controversies, with Union Home Minister Amit Shah himself leading the charge.
Sibal, Jaising, others paid by RFI, PFI as legal fees: ED(14:50) New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Amid nationwide protest over the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC), the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has identified an organisation named Rehab Foundation of India (RFI), which has funded over Rs 120 crore for the protest.
8 lakh Indians using extramarital dating app Gleeden(13:52) New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Eight lakh married Indian men and women, with the largest percentage from the tech hub of Bengaluru, have registered on an extra-marital dating app -- Gleeden, a new report said on Monday.
TikTok to Paytm, China quietly flexes muscles in India(10:07) By Nishant Arora New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) From cops on duty to young lads in small-town India, Chinese short-video making app TikTok has become a rising phenomenon, owing to a strong local network while providing marketers with a platform to reach millions of untapped users.
'Brokenhearted' fans react to Kobe Bryant's death (Lead)(07:39) By Nikhila Natarajan New York, Jan 27 (IANS) "Brokenhearted" and "devastated" Kobe Bryant fans and sport icons fought back tears and shock as news of the 18-time NBA All-Star basketball legend's death in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California plunged the sporting world into gloom Sunday. Kobe Bryant was 41.
Kashmir finds a new narrative in Bollywood(13:16) By Sugandha Rawal New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) In a couple of weeks, filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopras "Shikara" will bring to the big screen the story of exodus of Kashmiri Pandits from the Kashmir Valley. This aspect of Kashmirs history has never normally received Bollywoods attention, which has so far explored Kashmir only as a gorgeous backdrop for filming songs or, since around early nineties, as script material to make films about Islamic terror and cross-border violence.
Ganguly opens up on Rahul-Pant wicket-keeping debate(14:01) New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly has lauded K.L. Rahul's work in the limited-overs format and wished the Karnataka batsman will continue the current form even in the longest format of the game.
Air pollution linked to changes in brain structure in kids(13:35) New York, Jan 25 (IANS) Exposure to high levels of traffic-related air pollution at age 1 may lead to structural changes in the brain at the age of 12 which can influence the development of various physical and mental processes, warns a study.
Old friends picked up tab for Davos trip: Imran(11:43) Islamabad, Jan 25 (IANS) Terming his participation in the recently held World Economic Forum (WEF) as the "cheapest" official visit, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan disclosed that his trip was sponsored by two of his friends and well-known businessmen Ikram Sehgal and Imran Chaudhry, it was reported on Saturday.
SC stays NCLAT order on RoC plea for changes in Tata-Mistry verdict(15:36) New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) In a major development in the Tata Sons-Cyrus Mistry row, the Supreme Court on Friday stayed the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal's (NCLAT) order dismissing the Registrar of Company's (RoC) plea to modify its verdict on the Tata Sons matter.
Give pension to 'elderly' JNU students: Ramdev(15:17) New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Taking a swipe at the protesting Jawaharlal Nehru University students, yoga guru Ramdev on Friday said the government should start a "pension scheme for the elderly students of the varsity so that they can quietly pursue their studies on the campus".
Voice of 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummy recreated(15:05) London, Jan 24 (IANS) Scientists have succeeded in accurately reproducing the voice of an Egyptian priest who lived 3,000 years ago, thanks to the mummification process and the use of 3D printing technology.
U'khand's 'Modi trail' to begin in summer(13:38) Dehradun, Jan 24 (IANS) In a attempt to attract more tourists to the hill state, the Uttarakhand government is planning to start a 'Modi Trail that will take tourists to offbeat destinations, especially those popularized by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
World's largest meditation centre comes up in Hyderabad(12:49) Hyderabad, Jan 24 (IANS) The world's largest meditation centre of its kind, which can accommodate 100,000 people at a time, is all set to be inaugurated on January 28 in the global headquarters of Heartfulness on the outskirts of Hyderabad.