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Investigating: Cops After Dhruv Rathee Parody Account Posts Fake News

Maharashtras cyber police have registered a case against popular YouTuber Dhruv Rathee after a parody account allegedly posted a fake message on X about Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birlas daughter, a senior official said.

13 Jul 2024 3:18 pm
7 More Dead In Flood-Related Incidents In Assam, Death Count Touches 90

With seven more deaths, the total death count in flood in Assam has mounted to 90 so far, said Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA).

13 Jul 2024 3:11 pm
UN Agency For Palestinians Says It Has Funds For Only 2 More Months

The head of the UN agency for Palestinian refugees said Friday it had enough funds to continue operating through September, following a pledging conference for the embattled body where UN chief Antonio Guterres pleaded for help from donors.

13 Jul 2024 3:06 pm
Did Rahul Gandhi And Kamala Harris Speak On Phone? What Her Office Said

United States Vice President Kamala Harris and the Leader of Opposition (LoP) in Lok Sabha Rahul Gandhi had a telephonic conversation on Thursday evening, some reports said.

13 Jul 2024 3:03 pm
3 Dead, 14 Injured As Bus Carrying Pilgrims Hits Truck In Odisha

Three persons were killed and 14 injured on Saturday after a bus in which they were travelling hit a truck from behind in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district, police said.

13 Jul 2024 2:58 pm
Satellite Images Indicate Huge Architectural Wealth Under Iconic Bodh Gaya Temple

A geospatial analysis utilising satellite images and ground surveys has found evidence of the presence of huge architectural wealth buried in the Mahabodhi temple complex and its surroundings in Bihar's Bodh Gaya, officials said today.

13 Jul 2024 2:58 pm
Bodies Of 2 Men Inside Suitcases Found On UK Bridge, 24-Year-Old Arrested

UK police on Saturday arrested a man after two suitcases believed to contain the remains of two men were dumped on a famous bridge.

13 Jul 2024 2:37 pm
CUET UG Result Delay May Push Delhi University New Academic Year

As per the NTA's information bulletin, the CUET-UG results were initially scheduled for release on June 30.

13 Jul 2024 2:35 pm
Everyday Batteries Linked To Forever Chemicals Contamination: Study

A recent study reveals that lithium-ion batteries, used in various electronics and electric vehicles, may be a growing source of forever chemicals known as PFAS.

13 Jul 2024 2:35 pm
People Deserve Better: Omar Abdullah On Amendments To Key J&K Act

National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Saturday said that the Centre's move would render the new Chief Minister powerless and indicates that the polls would be held soon in Jammu and Kashmir.

13 Jul 2024 2:33 pm
King Charles Now Closer To Prince Harry With New $6.63 Million New York Home

The three-bedroom condo spans 3,601 square feet and features stunning city views, a swimming pool, and a sauna.

13 Jul 2024 1:52 pm
Study Abroad: Top Universities To Study In Singapore

The country has close proximity to India and also offers wide range of scholarships to attract students.

13 Jul 2024 1:51 pm
What's Going On In This World?: Video Of Watermelon Tandoori Chicken Recipe Leaves The Internet Divided

A woman offered social media users a glimpse into her Watermelon Tandoori Chicken recipe.

13 Jul 2024 1:49 pm
Himachal Chief Minister's 'Conspiracy Failed' Jibe After Wife's Bypoll Win

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu's wife, Kamlesh Thakur, won the key bypoll for the Dehra assembly seat.

13 Jul 2024 1:46 pm
Margot Robbie Stylishly Debuted Her Baby Bump In A Black And White Polka Dot Dress At Wimbledon

Margot Robbie made an elegant appearance with her baby bump at Wimbledon alongside husband Tom Ackerley

13 Jul 2024 1:46 pm
Nepal Searches For 63 People Missing After Massive Highway Landslide

Nepali rescue teams resumed their search early Saturday for at least 63 people missing after monsoon rains triggered a landslide that swept two buses off a highway and into a river.

13 Jul 2024 1:45 pm
US Election 2024: A History Of Joe Biden's Gaffes And All The Oops Moments

US President Joe Biden has made numerous verbal stumbles and gaffes over the years. From verbal slip-ups to near-fall incidents, Mr Biden, whose age is often targeted by opposition leaders and remains a concern for voters, has had all.

13 Jul 2024 1:44 pm
Centre Considers Just Handing Over MTNL Operations To BSNL, Avoid Merger

The government is considering the option of handing over operations of Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) to BSNL through an agreement, instead of pursuing a merger route, a source privy to the development said.

13 Jul 2024 1:36 pm
Ireland Bans This Dog Breed After Fatal Attack Results In Woman's Death

The XL bully, the largest breed of American bully dogs, is known for its muscular build and strength and is already regulated in the UK.

13 Jul 2024 1:29 pm
If Parole Can Be Granted To Share Grief, Why Not For Happy Occasion: High Court

The Bombay High Court has granted parole to a man to bid farewell to his son, who is going to Australia for further studies, holding that if parole can be granted to share grief, it can also be for a happy occasion.

13 Jul 2024 1:27 pm
Pakistan Secures $7 Billion Loan Deal With IMF To Boost Faltering Economy

The International Monetary Fund said it reached a new $7 billion loan deal with Pakistan in a bid to bolster its faltering economy.

13 Jul 2024 1:25 pm
PM Modi To Launch Projects Worth Rs 29,400 Crore In Mumbai Today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to embark on his visit to Mumbai, Maharashtra today.

13 Jul 2024 1:18 pm
Kamlesh Thakur: The Himachal Chief Minister's Wife Who Won On Political Debut

INDIA bloc candidate and Chief Minister Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu's wife Kamlesh Thakur won the Dehra assembly bypoll in Himachal Pradesh today, making a successful debut in electoral politics.

13 Jul 2024 12:50 pm
Case Filed Over Obscene Online Comments On Captain Anshuman Singh's Widow

Delhi Police's Intelligence Fusion and Strategic Operation (IFSO) cell has registered an FIR over an alleged lewd remark made on the widow of Kirti Chakra Captain Anshuman Singh on social media platform X, officials said on Saturday.

13 Jul 2024 12:48 pm
Study Reveals How Earth Acquired Its Water

Astronomers have discovered dark comets, enigmatic objects that could account for up to 60% of near-Earth objects and may provide insights into the origins of Earth's water.

13 Jul 2024 12:47 pm
Keeping Non-Muslim Kids In Madrasas Violates Fundamental Rights: Child Rights Body Chief

The Chairperson of the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR), Priyank Kanoongo, has expressed concern about children's rights, particularly of non-Muslim children in madrasas.

13 Jul 2024 12:28 pm
CUET UG 2024: Results For Undergraduate Entrance Exam To Be Out Soon

The delay in the announcement of the results will further lead to delay in admission process for the new academic year.

13 Jul 2024 12:17 pm
Russian, US Defence Chiefs Discuss Lowering Escalation Over Phone Call

Russian Defence Minister Andrei Belousov and his US counterpart Lloyd Austin held a telephone call where they discussed lowering the risk of possible escalation, the Russian defence ministry said on Friday.

13 Jul 2024 12:12 pm
As Bombs Shatter Gaza, Boxing Coach Emboldens Palestinian Girls

Israel's offensive in Gaza has pulverised most of its sports facilities and equipment but that has not stopped boxing coach Osama Ayoub training Palestinian girls in a tent camp that offers no protection from air strikes or shelling.

13 Jul 2024 12:03 pm
Bypoll Results: INDIA Wins 1 Seat, Leading In 10; NDA Ahead In 2

The Opposition INDIA alliance, which gave a tough fight to the BJP in the Lok Sabha polls, has come out on top in the by-elections to 13 Assembly seats across seven states.

13 Jul 2024 11:56 am
NEET UG Counselling Process To Begin From 3rd Week Of July

The counselling process is the final stage for admissions in medical colleges.

13 Jul 2024 11:41 am
When Union Budget Documents Were Printed In Hindi For The First Time

Until 1955, the Union Budget was always printed in English.

13 Jul 2024 11:36 am
Video: Man Trying To Stop A Fight At Delhi Metro Station Ends Up Getting Slapped, Internet Reacts

A video has come to light from the Delhi Metro, which shows two to three people engaged in a fight after an argument at the token counter.

13 Jul 2024 11:33 am
Home Ministry Amends J&K Reorganisation Act, Boosts Powers Of Lt Governor

In a significant move, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has amended the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganization Act, 2019 enhancing some powers of the Lieutenant Governor of the erstwhile state.

13 Jul 2024 11:29 am
India Can Become World's 2nd-Largest Economy By 2031: RBI Deputy Governor

India can become the second largest economy by 2031 and largest economy in the world by 2060, said Michael Debabrata Patra, Deputy Governor, RBI during a program at the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie.

13 Jul 2024 11:19 am
Meta Removes Restrictions On Trump's Facebook, Instagram Accounts

Meta said Friday it was lifting restrictions on US presidential candidate Donald Trump's Facebook and Instagram accounts, ending measures put in place after his supporters violently stormed the US Capitol in 2021.

13 Jul 2024 11:02 am
Was The Union Budget Leaked In 1950? Here's What Happened

In 1950, the Union Budget documents were leaked from the Rashtrapati Bhavan press, where they were being printed.

13 Jul 2024 11:01 am
From FLiRT To FLuQE: What To Know About The Latest Covid Variants

SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID) is responsible for recurring waves of infection as it continues to evolve and mutate into new variants which keep it a step ahead of our immunity.

13 Jul 2024 10:49 am
US Airline Apologises Amid Row Over Cabin Crew Wearing Palestine Flag Pin

Delta Air Lines has found itself embroiled in a huge controversy over its social media post on the Palestinian flag.

13 Jul 2024 10:49 am
Ex-Investment Banker Turns YouTuber, Earns Rs 8 Crore A Year

After a decade in the corporate world, Nischa Shah traded her six-figure salary for the camera, becoming a full-time YouTube content creator. Her gamble paid off, leading to 4x the success and a newfound sense of fulfilment.

13 Jul 2024 10:42 am
CLAT 2025 Registrations To Begin From July 15, Check Details To Apply

The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is conducted for admission to UG and PG law courses offered by 22 NLUs and other participating institutes.

13 Jul 2024 10:31 am
Pakistani YouTuber's Song Condemning Girls' Education Sparks Outrage Online

A Pakistani YouTuber's song condemning girls' education has gone viral and has sparked outrage among social media users.

13 Jul 2024 10:10 am
Indian Scientists Make Major Breakthrough In Quantum Cryptography

In a major breakthrough, a team of Indian scientists created a user-friendly way to generate unpredictable random numbers crucial for stronger quantum data encryption and provide robust cybersecurity, the Ministry of Science & Technology has said.

13 Jul 2024 9:16 am
Skin Is On Fire: US Woman Suffers Horrific Injuries After Being Bitten By Deadly Spiders

A 44-year-old woman in the United States has been left with horrific injuries after being attacked by a cluster of highly venomous spiders.

13 Jul 2024 9:15 am
Police Action After Old Video Of IAS Puja Khedkar's Mother Waving Gun Viral

Alleged false claims in the UPSC candidature, misuse of power after assuming the post, and now a complaint against her mother for threatening people with a gun - the troubles for trainee IAS officer Puja Khedkar have been rising at an alarming rate.

13 Jul 2024 9:14 am
UP Man Bitten By Snake For Seventh Time In 40 Days, Team Formed To Probe Case

A 24-year-old man in Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur was allegedly bitten by a snake for the seventh time in 40 days. The man has been identified as Vikas Dubey.

13 Jul 2024 9:09 am
Government To Constitute Education Advisory Council To Work On NEP

The council will have members with experience across crucial areas of education.

13 Jul 2024 8:48 am
Near Catastrophe: Boeing 777 Scrapes Tail On Takeoff, Avoids Major Incident

The aircraft, bound for Sao Paulo, was seen dragging its tail along the runway, producing grey smoke and sparks.

13 Jul 2024 8:22 am
Scientists Develop New Spacesuit That Can Turn Urine Into Drinking Water Within Minutes

For years, astronauts on spacewalks around the ISS have relieved themselves using disposable diapers inside their spacesuits. However, now scientists say that they have devised a new way that could recycle astronauts' urine into drinkable water.

13 Jul 2024 8:12 am
In NDA vs INDIA, Results For Key Polls In 13 Assembly Seats Across 7 States Today

Results of bypolls to 13 Assembly seats in seven states will be announced today. The electoral exercise was the first since the Lok Sabha polls, which saw the BJP falling short of a majority and the opposition bloc, INDIA, gaining strength.

13 Jul 2024 7:35 am