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Karnataka CM Yediruappa turns bookworm; will WFH till July 14

Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa announced he will be self-quarantining following COVID cases identified at his residence, the CM is now spending his Sunday lockdown reading.

12 Jul 2020 6:00 pm
Karnataka High Court cancels fresh cases, hearings due to lockdown and staff crunch

The Karnataka High Court issued a notice on Sunday, July 12 declaring that fresh cases and hearings stand cancelled from 15th July due to the lockdown and shortage of staff.

12 Jul 2020 5:23 pm
Pakistan restores bank accounts of terrorist Hafiz Saeed and JuD

Pakistan has given approval for restoration of bank accounts of people associated with banned terror groups Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), including Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, after getting clearances from UNSC.

12 Jul 2020 5:09 pm
Tirumala temple mystery donor gives 20 gold bars weighing 2 kilograms

An unidentified devotee at the Tirumala temple made an offering of 20 gold bars weighing 2 kg on Sunday an official told the media.

12 Jul 2020 4:49 pm
Srinagar in lockdown again as COVID worsens; containment zones demarcated

Alarmed by the growing spread of coronavirus in Srinagar district, authorities on Sunday decided to re-impose the lockdown in red zone areas disallowing all public movement into and from these areas beginning tomorrow.

12 Jul 2020 4:01 pm
Sarbjit actor Ranjan Sehgal passes away at 36 due to multiple organ failure

Ranjan Sehgal, who is known for his role in Omung Kumar's Sarbjit, has passed away at 36 due to multiple organ failure. He breathed his last in a Chandigarh hospital on July 11.

12 Jul 2020 3:43 pm
Hardik Patel, Patidar leader to Gujarat Congress' working president | Explained

In a major boost to the party in Gujarat, Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi on Saturday appointed Hardik Patel as the Working President of the state unit.

12 Jul 2020 3:33 pm
'Worried for Congress' says Kapil Sibal after Sanjay Jha as Rajasthan political drama unfolds

Kapil Sibal tweeted today, 'Worried for our party' as Congress faces testing times ahead amid the political crisis in Rajasthan.

12 Jul 2020 2:59 pm
Why BMC officials went over the top to please Bachchan family angry netizens ask

Many complained that had it not been a celebrity, BMC officials wouldn't have bothered to go that extra mile for a common man and show support as they did for the Bachchan family.

12 Jul 2020 2:46 pm
Locusts in Lucknow: Residents panic as locust swarms sweep UP's Lucknow; districts on high alert

As swarms of locusts reached Lucknow, Sitapur and several other districts, the residents who were panicked shared visuals of the attack. Few even beat thaalis and fire crackers to drive away the locusts approaching their houses

12 Jul 2020 2:37 pm
In Telangana, dead body moved in Auto rickshaw; no ambulance for COVID positive deceased

In Telangana, a relative of a COVID-19 patient took the dead patient's body to the burial ground in an auto-rickshaw. Enquiry into the matter has been ordered.

12 Jul 2020 1:56 pm
Coronavirus outbreak triggers broken heart syndrome among people, new study finds

Researchers believe that psychological stress and crisis associated with coronavirus outbreak is the main reason behind the trigger of cardiomyopathy

12 Jul 2020 1:36 pm
Dunzo hacked: Cybersecurity breach compromises data, company admits

In a cybersecurity incident at Dunzo, attackers accessed the user database of personal email addresses and phone numbers via a third-party vendor network.

12 Jul 2020 1:25 pm
Vikas Dubey encounter cop tests Covid positive, others being tested

The Policeman was travelling in the same vehicle in which Vikas Dubey was being brought back to Kanpur from Ujjain after the arrest, which was claimed to have met with an accident and overturned.

12 Jul 2020 1:04 pm
Anupam Kher's mother, brother, sister-in-law, niece test positive for coronavirus, actor tests negative

Anupam Kher has shared that his mother Dulari, brother Raju Kher and two other family members have tested positive for COVID-19.

12 Jul 2020 12:12 pm
TikTok star among 13 arrested for murder of realtor in Ramanagara

At least 13 people were arrested by Ramanagara Police in Karnataka for the murder of realtor Vinod Kumar. Among the 13 was TikTok star Smile Naveen.

12 Jul 2020 11:59 am
Coronavirus India update: Covid-19 cases near 8.5 lakh, death toll climbs to 22,674

With a record single-day spike of 28,637 new coronavirus cases and 551 deaths in the last 24 hours, India's total cases neared 8.5 lakh with the death toll up to 22,674, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare data said on Sunday.

12 Jul 2020 11:10 am
Maharashtra: 18 staff members test Covid positive at Mumbai's Raj Bhavan, Governor self-isolates

At least 18 people have been tested positive for coronavirus in Mumbai's Raj Bhavan, which is the official residence of Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari who has now gone into self-isolation after the developments.

12 Jul 2020 10:03 am
Tehreek-e-Hurriyat chairman Ashraf Sehrai arrested in Srinagar

Secessionist leader Ashraf Sehrai was arrested from his residence in Srinagar by the Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) Police on Sunday.

12 Jul 2020 9:44 am
Fact Check: Ranbir Kapoor, Neetu Kapoor, Karan Johar not COVID-19 positive; how speculation started

Contrary to a misleading viral Twitter post, Riddhima Kapoor Sahani confirms that none of her members in the family is COVID-19 positive.

12 Jul 2020 4:07 am
'Never stopped believing': Nadal on epic 2008 Wimbledon final

Rafael Nadal recalls his historic win at Wimbledon in 2008 over Roger Federer, regarded as one of the greatest matches in the history of Tennis.

12 Jul 2020 3:30 am
China's tallest building flooded; netizens criticise shoddy workmanship

The world's second-tallest building turned into the world's most expensive man-made waterfall when Shanghai Tower in China started leaking inside, causing damage and chaos.

12 Jul 2020 3:27 am
Amitabh Bachchan's five serious hospitalisations pre-COVID; nation prayed, he recovered

Before testing positive for Covid - 19, let's take a look at the five times Big B battled serious ailments, received massive love and prayers countrywide and recovered.

12 Jul 2020 12:56 am
Breaking: Abhishek Bachchan too tests positive for COVID-19

Abhishek Bachchan could be seen accompanying his father Amitabch Bachchan to Nanavati Hospital. Now reports claim Junior Bachchan has also contracted the virus.

11 Jul 2020 11:53 pm
CT Ravi is Covid positive; first Karnataka Minister to contract the virus

Karnataka Tourism Minister CT Ravi has tested positive and has no symptoms and is feeling fine.

11 Jul 2020 10:34 pm
Dubai's $408mn stimulus package explained: Hotels, schools receive support

Dubai has released three stimulus packages so far, with its total worth $1.7 billion (AED6.3 billion) to support companies and businesses hit by COVID-19 pandemic.

11 Jul 2020 10:12 pm
How AI-powered autonomous trolley can protect corona warriors at all times

Attempts are on to minimize the danger and making multiple affordable options to ensure better safety for the COVID-19 team.

11 Jul 2020 8:58 pm
Just Married: Wedding Cars A classic replica, a cab, or a real Jeep

This is not a car vs Jeep story. This is also not a car vs public transport rant. This snippet just exists to inform you the slightly offbeat options you have to arrive on your wedding in style.

11 Jul 2020 8:51 pm
John Mahendran is willing to see Vijay in Sachien 2

Director-writer John Mahendran has expressed his wish to see Vijay in the sequel to his hit Tamil film Sachien 2.

11 Jul 2020 8:45 pm
Sidharth Shukla fans celebrate #6YearsOfSidharthInHSKD, slam Karan Johar's Dharma for ignoring actor

Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania completes 6 years today, and it was a big moment for Sidharth Shukla who made his Bollywood debut in the film. Fans of the actor are celebrating today but are calling out producer Karan Johar and Dharma Productions for ignoring the actor.

11 Jul 2020 8:44 pm
Exclusive | Paras Chhabra Birthday Special: Bigg Boss 13's Mahira Sharma reveals priceless gift she gave him

International Business Times, India, exclusively caught up with Mahira Sharma and asked her about her best friend's birthday, special gifts, and much more.

11 Jul 2020 8:41 pm
Bengaluru lockdown news: Karnataka govt announces complete lockdown from 14-23 July

One week total lockdown in Bengaluru's urban and rural districts starting from 8:00 PM July 14 to 5:00 AM on July 23, 2020, announces CM Yediyurappa.

11 Jul 2020 8:21 pm
Sonia Gandhi appoints Hardik Patel as Working President of Gujarat Congress

Congress President Sonia Gandhi has approved the proposal to nominate Hardik Patel as the working president of Congress's Gujarat unit.

11 Jul 2020 8:10 pm
'Operation Lotus' in Rajasthan: Ashok Gehlot alleges BJP trying to topple govt, MLAs offered Rs 15 cr

The Rajasthan chief minister claimed that the conspiracy to topple his government was being hatched at the behest of the central leadership of the BJP.

11 Jul 2020 8:04 pm
Dwarka residents stage demonstration against construction of 6 lane highway

Around hundreds of residents from various housing societies of Dwarka assembled on the street to protest against a highway project by the NHAI.

11 Jul 2020 7:29 pm
Indian Minister Giriraj Singh bats for population control act to compete with developed nations

On World Population Day 2020, Union Minister Giriraj Singh said that the rising population of the country has become a challenge for us.

11 Jul 2020 7:28 pm
Kerala doctor gets coughed on while on duty, KK Shailaja condemns incident

A doctor and her team recently were attacked by a group heading to do their work in Kerala, one of whom stuck their head inside the car and coughed on the doctor. KK Shailaja, Health Minister for Kerala condemned the incident.

11 Jul 2020 7:09 pm
Kanpur encounter: Uttar Pradesh govt forms SIT to probe case

The SIT team formed by the Uttar Pradesh government will be headed by Additional Chief Secretary Sanjay Bhoosreddy.

11 Jul 2020 6:51 pm
India's 2018 Tiger census makes it to Guinness Record for world's largest camera trap survey

Terming the achievement a great moment, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said that it is a shining example of Atmanirbhar Bharat.

11 Jul 2020 6:33 pm
Amazon says delete TikTok email to employees 'sent in error'

Amazon which has over 840,000 employees globally said there is no change to our policies right now with regard to TikTok.

11 Jul 2020 6:10 pm
First person in US who received coronavirus experimental vaccine shares her experience

Biotechnology company Moderna had recently announced that they will conduct a phase 3 trial of the experimental coronavirus vaccine with more than 30,000 subjects.

11 Jul 2020 6:05 pm
Karnataka involves RWAs in Covid care, issues guidelines to set up centres for asymptomatic patients

The Karnataka government on Saturday issued a notification of guidelines that Resident Welfare Associations in the state can follow to set up COVID care centres in order to accommodate asymptomatic patients.

11 Jul 2020 6:02 pm
Doctors unpaid for 16 months at JJM Medical College in Karnataka, protests on

The PG students and interns of JJM Medical College in Karnataka's Davangere continue their strike as they are yet to receive their stipend, which is due for over 1.5 years now.

11 Jul 2020 5:37 pm
Three held for operating fake SBI branch in Tamil Nadu

When the SBI officials visited the duplicate branch they were shocked to see the entire set up exactly looking like a genuine SBI bank branch.

11 Jul 2020 5:06 pm
'Curfew will prevail'; Bengaluru Police Commissioner requests adherence to 33-hour lockdown

Bengaluru Urban district has the highest number of positive cases, with 15,329 infections, followed by Kalaburagi 1,959 and Dakshina Kannada 1,840.

11 Jul 2020 5:05 pm
Sushant Singh Rajput gets road, roundabout named after him in hometown Purnea

In memory of late Sushant Singh Rajput, a road and roundabout have been named after him in Purnea in Bihar.

11 Jul 2020 4:57 pm
Face mask, social distancing violation fines cross 1,00,00,000 in Bengaluru

The authorities collected a fine of Rs 1.01 crore starting June 9 to July 10, booking 46,959 cases for not wearing a mask and 3,747 cases for not maintaining social distance.

11 Jul 2020 4:23 pm
'Testing is key': WHO chief Tedros acknowledges Dharavi's success over coronavirus

WHO Director-General Tedros A Ghebreyesus, at a press conference, referred to the achievements made in the Dharavi, among other similar examples globally.

11 Jul 2020 3:56 pm
Breathe: Into The Shadows review: It is a thriller soaked in blood and brutality

It's not David Fincher's Se7en exactly, but on paper at least Breathe: Into The Shadows must have seemed like an unusual concept. Read the complete review of Abhishek Bachchan's Breathe: Into The Shadows.

11 Jul 2020 3:42 pm
Why was Goya Foods CEO at White House: boycott Goya trends

Goya Foods CEO Robert Unanue's views on US President Donald Trump has left many red-faced, so much so that a call to boycott Goya Foods started trending.

11 Jul 2020 3:16 pm