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Indian origin writer Anvi Doshi shortlisted for 2020 Man Booker Prize

London, Sep 16 (IANS) Indian origin author Avni Doshi has made the cut for the 2020 Man Booker Prize for Literarture with her book...

Mobile addiction amid Covid, leading to behavioural changes in kids

(IANS) With schools closed for more than five months now and online classes becoming the new normal, more and more children are now showing...

India ranks among 10 worst countries for working people: ITUC

Brussels, July 20 (ANI): India is among the 10 worst countries for working people, according to the seventh edition of the International Trade Union...

Almost half of India can’t survive more than a month sans income

New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Almost half of India''s population will not be able to survive more than a month without any job or...

29% male, 25% female started working from home for first time

New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) With most offices across the country asking their employees to work from home amid the nationwide lockdown to combat...

Caring for your workforce more essential than ever: Report

New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) With COVID-19 dramatically changing the way people live and work, it is now more important for managers to lead...

Middle-age people may be much more stressful now than in 1990s

New York, May 8 (IANS) If life feels more stressful now than it did a few decades ago, or even before the COVID-19 started,...

Indoor workouts up 40% in India as people stay home: Garmin

New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) India witnessed 40 per cent increase in indoor workouts in the first quarter this year and the trend only...

77% Indians eagerly waiting for dinner at favourite food joints: Survey

New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Anxiously waiting for the lockdown 2.0 to be gradually lifted, 77 per cent of people in India wish to...

Combination of cotton, silk may be best home made masks

New York, April 26 (IANS) To prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have revealed that a combination...

Coffee can be helpful in fighting obesity and diabetes, suggests study

London, (Updated) April 23 (IANS) Drinking a cup of coffee can be helpful in fighting obesity and diabetes as it stimulates body's fat-fighting defences, says...

Know why consumers don’t buy environment-friendly products

London, April 22 (IANS) In an eye-opener for companies aiming to promote environment-friendly products, new research suggests that they should downplay its green credentials...

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BJP’s oldest ally Akali Dal quits NDA over ‘black laws’

Chandigarh, Sep 26 (IANS) The highest decision making body of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) core committee at its...

RBI to retain lending rates, accommodative stance, say experts

By Rohit Vaid (IANS) Persistently high inflation fanned in part due to supply side disruptions along with seasonal factors will deter the Reserve Bank...

NCB seizes phones of Deepika, Rakul, Simone, Karishma in drugs case

Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), which quizzed Bollywood actors Rakul Preet Singh, Deepika Padukone, her former manager Karishma Prakash, and...

BJP’s oldest ally Akali Dal quits NDA over ‘black laws’

Chandigarh, Sep 26 (IANS) The highest decision making body of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) core committee at its emergency meeting held here on...

Self-sufficient in defence linked to ‘self-respect’, ‘sovereignty’ of country: Rajnath

New Delhi, Sep 27 (PTI) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said a country that depends on imports for its military equipment can never...

Former Defence Minister Jaswant Singh passes away

New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Former Defence Minister Jaswant Singh passed away early Sunday, said an official statement from the R&R Hospital here. He...

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Former Defence Minister Jaswant Singh passes away

New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Former Defence Minister Jaswant Singh passed away early Sunday, said an official statement from the R&R Hospital here. He was 82."Major Jaswant Singh (Retd), former Cabinet Minister, passed away at 6.55 a.m. today. He was admitted...

Self-sufficient in defence linked to ‘self-respect’, ‘sovereignty’ of country: Rajnath

New Delhi, Sep 27 (PTI) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said a country that depends on imports for its military equipment can never be strong and asserted that being self-sufficient in the defence sector is linked to "self-respect" and "sovereignty".India...

BJP’s oldest ally Akali Dal quits NDA over ‘black laws’

Chandigarh, Sep 26 (IANS) The highest decision making body of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) core committee at its emergency meeting held here on Saturday night unanimously decided to pull out of the BJP-led NDA alliance because of the Centre's stubborn...

NCB seizes phones of Deepika, Rakul, Simone, Karishma in drugs case

Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), which quizzed Bollywood actors Rakul Preet Singh, Deepika Padukone, her former manager Karishma Prakash, and fashion designer Simone Khambatta on Friday and Saturday in connection with the drugs case related to the...

Gill stars as clinical KKR thrash SRH by 7 wkts

Abu Dhabi, Sep 27 (IANS/GloFans) Opener Shubhman Gill's unbeaten 70-run knock along with Eoin Morgan's 42 not out guided Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) to their first win this IPL season as they outsmarted SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) by seven wickets with two...

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Packaged food, drinks unhealthiest in India: Survey

New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) A global survey has found that when it comes to having the healthiest packaged food and drinks, India ranks the...

77% Indians eagerly waiting for dinner at favourite food joints: Survey

New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Anxiously waiting for the lockdown 2.0 to be gradually lifted, 77 per cent of people in India wish to...

Upcoming Gurugram Litfest to focus on mental health

Gurugram, July 8 (IANS) | The second edition of Gurgaon Literature Festival (GLF), to be held on November 16-17 at the DLF Cyber Hub,...

Coffee can be helpful in fighting obesity and diabetes, suggests study

London, (Updated) April 23 (IANS) Drinking a cup of coffee can be helpful in fighting obesity and diabetes as it stimulates body's fat-fighting defences, says...

World’s smallest woman Jyoti Amge votes in Nagpur

Heads turned when the world's tiniest woman, actress and Guinness World Record holder Jyoti Amge - who stands just 63 cm tall - turned...

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RBI to retain lending rates, accommodative stance, say experts

By Rohit Vaid (IANS) Persistently high inflation fanned in part due to supply side disruptions along with seasonal factors will deter the Reserve Bank...

Online grocery to become $18bn industry in India by 2024: Report

Bengaluru, Sep 26 (IANS) As companies from Reliance to Amazon put their top dollar in serving daily grocery at your doorstep, a new report...

Jio partners with AeroMobile for in-flight mobile connectivity

Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) Reliance Jio has partnered with Panasonic Avionics Corporation's subsidiary, AeroMobile, to launch India's first in-flight services for 'JioPostpaid Plus' users.In...

S&P affirms India’s sovereign ratings to ‘BBB-‘ with stable long-term outlook

New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Global ratings agency S&P affirmed India's unsolicited foreign and local currency sovereign ratings with a stable long-term outlook.Consequently, the...

CBDT launches faceless income tax appeals

New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) on Friday launched the Centre's much-publicised reform measure of faceless income tax...

Sensex ends 6-day losing streak with 835-point surge

Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) Bargain hunting and positive cues from the Asian markets lifted the Indian stock market on Friday as it ended its...

Technology

Consumers enjoy online shopping via AR/VR, 3D content: Report

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) As millions of people stay home in the pandemic, immersive technologies such as augmented and virtual reality and 3D...

Samsung launches new charging devices for mobile gadgets

Seoul, Sep 26 (IANS) Samsung Electronics has launched two new charging accessories for mobile devices in South Korea.Samsung's new Wireless Charger Trio can charge...

Google Pay doesn’t share customer transaction data with 3rd party: Google

New Delhi, Sep 25 (PTI) Google on Friday said Google Pay does not share customer transaction data with any third party outside the payments...

To reduce fake content, Twitter to launch ‘read before you retweet’ prompt

New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) To help promote informed discussion and reduce spread of fake, harmful content, Twitter will very soon launch a new prompt...

New Amazon Echo Show 10 moves screen directly to face you

New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Amazon on Thursday introduced Echo Show 10 that will make video calling more enjoyable as the screen moves as you...

New malware Alien can steal credentials from 226 Android apps

New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Cyber security researchers have found a new Trojan malware named Alien that can steal credentials from 226 Android apps...

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Former Defence Minister Jaswant Singh passes away

New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Former Defence Minister Jaswant Singh passed away early Sunday, said an official statement from the R&R Hospital here. He...

Self-sufficient in defence linked to ‘self-respect’, ‘sovereignty’ of country: Rajnath

New Delhi, Sep 27 (PTI) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said a country that depends on imports for its military equipment can never...

BJP’s oldest ally Akali Dal quits NDA over ‘black laws’

Chandigarh, Sep 26 (IANS) The highest decision making body of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) core committee at its emergency meeting held here on...

Uma Bharti, Ram Madhav among key leaders dropped from BJP’s office-bearers list

New Delhi, Sep 26 (PTI) With several BJP leaders making way for fresh faces in the new list of the party''s national office-bearers announced...

Delhi air to worsen in next 3 days, thanks to stubble burning

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) It's that time of the year in Punjab-Haryana-NCR.Amid the protests over farm Bills, Punjab farmers are back at burning...

Will Govt have 80,000 crores available over the next one year?, saks Adar Poonawalla

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Rs 80,000 crore will be the cost of vaccinating everyone in India with the Covid-19 vaccine whenever it is...