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US Reimposes UN Sanctions On Iran, Says Mike Pompeo

The United States unilaterally proclaimed on Saturday that UN sanctions against Iran are back in force and promised to punish those who violate them, in a move that risks increasing Washington's...

20 Sep 2020 6:26 am
US Delays Ban On TikTok By One Week

The US Department of Commerce announced Saturday that it is postponing until at least September 27 the ban on downloading the popular TikTok video-sharing app in the United States, which was to take...

20 Sep 2020 5:07 am
TikTok Confirms Proposed Deal With Oracle, Walmart For US Business

Popular video app TikTok announced Saturday it had prepared a deal with Oracle as its US technology provider and Walmart as a commercial partner, the day before a federal ban was to go into effect...

20 Sep 2020 4:53 am
Letter With Deadly Poison Ricin Sent To White House Intercepted: Report

An envelope addressed to the White House contained a substance identified as ricin, a deadly poison, several media outlets reported on Saturday, citing a federal official briefed on the matter.

20 Sep 2020 3:52 am
Trump Touts Fantastic TikTok Deal With Walmart And Oracle

Donald Trump on Saturday touted a fantastic deal that could see Oracle and Walmart become the US tech partners for TikTok, which the president is seeking to ban over security concerns.

20 Sep 2020 3:35 am
Telangana Innovator Creates Technology That Kills Covid Within 15 Seconds

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has motivated innovators across the country to develop technology to combat the COVID-19 virus. One such piece of tech has been developed by an innovator from...

20 Sep 2020 2:33 am
No Bengal District Included In PM Insurance Scheme: Nirmala Sitharaman

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said that West Bengal government did not share data of returning migrant labourers with the Centre and no district of the state could be included...

20 Sep 2020 1:43 am
IP Man Rips Open Pregnant Wife's Stomach To Find Out Gender Of Baby: Cops

In a loathsome incident, a father of five daughters here allegedly ripped open the stomach of his pregnant wife on Saturday evening allegedly to find out if she was going to deliver a son this time.

20 Sep 2020 1:26 am
Farmer Dies By Suicide During Protest: Punjab Police

A 70-year-old farmer died after consuming some poisonous substance during a protest against the new farm Bills in Muktsar district of Punjab, police said on Saturday.

20 Sep 2020 12:27 am
Millions Of US Users To Be Hit By WeChat Block

Washington's crackdown on WeChat will disrupt communications between millions of people in the United States and their friends, families and business partners in China.

20 Sep 2020 12:21 am
Rayudu, Du Plessis Star As CSK Beat Mumbai Indians By 5 Wickets

IPL 2020, MI vs CSK: Ambati Rayudu and Faf du Plesis scored gritty half-centuries as Chennai Super Kings (CSK) defeated defending champions Mumbai Indians by five wickets in the opening match of...

20 Sep 2020 12:14 am
Bored By All This Drama: TikTok Users Play It Cool Over US Ban Threat

Since July, TikTok users have braced for a threatened ban of the ultra-popular short-form video app in the United States, with some opening accounts on rival platforms and encouraging friends to do...

20 Sep 2020 12:06 am
Harsimrat's Resignation Historic Stand: Parkash Singh Badal

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) patriarch Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday described the resignation of Harsimrat Kaur Badal from the Union Cabinet as old, historic and a principled stand, and said the...

19 Sep 2020 11:48 pm
More Than 30 Taliban Killed In Afghan Air Strikes: Ministry

The Afghan air force conducted multiple strikes on Taliban positions Saturday that killed more than 30 insurgent fighters, officials said, as President Ashraf Ghani once again called for a ceasefire.

19 Sep 2020 11:42 pm
Refused Petrol Over Mask Violation, Mob Ransacks Pump In Maharashtra: Cops

A mob of 10 people ransacked a petrol pump and assaulted staff in Manickpur area of Palghar district over mask violations and efforts were on to catch them, police said on Saturday.

19 Sep 2020 11:36 pm
Chennai's Super-Spreader Market Partially Reopens With Strict Guidelines

Chennai's super-spreader market has partially reopened after four months amid the coronavirus crisis. Some 300 food grain wholesale shops have been allowed to reopen in the city's Koyambedu market. At...

19 Sep 2020 11:27 pm
Stop Misleading People Over Farm Bills: Amarinder Singh To Akalis

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday asked Akalis to stop lying and misleading the people of the state by picking selective portions of the Congress manifestos, saying it did not even...

19 Sep 2020 11:14 pm
Railways Allows 10% Private Bank Staff To Travel In Mumbai Local Trains

The Railways on Saturday said select 10 per cent employees of co-operative and private banks will be allowed to travel on Mumbai's suburban trains.

19 Sep 2020 11:00 pm
Migrants Head Back To Mumbai, But Struggle To Find Jobs Amid Covid

May saw a massive migrant exodus from Mumbai amid the coronavirus crisis. One such area which is about 90 per cent full of migrants is Mumbai's Bhayyawadi in Juhu Koliwada, which saw nearly 80 per...

19 Sep 2020 10:54 pm
Woman Shot Dead By Son Over Property Dispute In UP: Police

A 74-year-old woman was shot dead by her younger son over a family dispute on her insistence to partition her agricultural land equally among her two sons and two married daughters, the police said on...

19 Sep 2020 10:52 pm
Delhi's COVID-19 Tally Crosses 2.42 Lakh With 4,071 Cases In A Day

Delhi recorded 4,071 fresh instances of COVID-19 infection in a day taking the tally of cases in the city to over 2.42 lakh on Saturday, with the authorities conducting more than 61,000 tests the...

19 Sep 2020 10:50 pm
Over 190% Rise In Active COVID-19 Cases In Delhi In A Month

The number of active COVID-19 cases in Delhi increased by around 190 percent in a month with 84,087 people contracting the disease during the period, according to government data.

19 Sep 2020 10:29 pm
Actor-Dancer, Associate Arrested For Selling Drugs In Karnataka: Cops

Police on Saturday said they have arrested two persons, including actor-choreographer-dancer Kishore Aman Shetty, who were allegedly trying to sell banned drug MDMA, also known as Ecstasy.

19 Sep 2020 10:24 pm
Foreign Minister S Jaishankar's Mother Dies

Sulochana Subrahmanyam, mother of External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, passed away on Saturday Mr Jaishankar informed about the demise of his mother in a tweet, along with a picture of her.

19 Sep 2020 10:00 pm
Farm Bills Sugar-Coated Pills, Should Be Voted Against: KCR

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) on Saturday termed the Agriculture reform Bills as sugar-coated pill, saying that it will do a lot of injustice to the farm sector in the country.

19 Sep 2020 9:38 pm
Former Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh Tests Coronavirus Positive

Former Chhattisgarh chief minister and senior BJP leader Raman Singh on Saturday tweeted that he had been detected with COVID-19.

19 Sep 2020 9:35 pm
Anurag Thakur Doubles Down On Attacking Gandhis In PM CARES Debate

A day after the Lok Sabha Speaker apologised and Junior Finance Minister Anurag Thakur had to say he was pained after repeated adjournments in the house because of his comments on former Prime...

19 Sep 2020 9:29 pm
Pak Drops Weapons, Cash In J&K Via Drone; 3 Terrorists Arrested: Police

Pakistan dropped weapons and some cash in Indian currency using a drone in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, state police chief Dilbag Singh on Saturday said, announcing the arrest of three LeT...

19 Sep 2020 8:16 pm
A Guy Whose Legs Tremble: Alexei Navalny Posts Photo Of Him Walking

Russia's leading opposition politician Alexei Navalny announced Saturday that he could now walk with a remble, and gave the first detailed account of his recovery nearly a month after being...

19 Sep 2020 7:15 pm
No Talks With Centre Till Farm Bills Taken Back: Sukhbir Singh Badal

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Saturday said there can be no talks with the Centre until agriculture bills are taken back.

19 Sep 2020 6:55 pm
IPL 2020 Live: MI Begin Title Defence Against CSK In Tournament Opener

IPL 2020, Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings Live Updates: Defending champions Mumbai Indians will take on last year's finalist Chennai Super Kings in the tournament opener.

19 Sep 2020 6:55 pm
Pakistan's Ex-PM Nawaz Sharif Planning Comeback In Politics: Pak Media

Pakistan's deposed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is set to make a comeback in active politics following a year-long absence after Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari invited him to...

19 Sep 2020 6:23 pm
Man Arrested For Cheating 600 People Of Rs 60 Crore In UP: Cops

The Uttar Pradesh police on Saturday arrested a man for allegedly duping over 600 people of around Rs 60 crore on the promise of a 60 percent return on their investments.

19 Sep 2020 6:00 pm
Centre Has Launched Nationwide Safety App For Women In Distress: Minister

The Central government has launched the 112 Emergency Response Support System or ERSS and App, which provides for a single number (112) based assistance in emergencies to women in distress.

19 Sep 2020 5:58 pm
Alia Was Busy Capturing A Special Moment At BFF Akansha Ranjan's Birthday

In the video, Akansha can be seen cutting her birthday cake while Alia remained busy in capturing the special moment on camera.

19 Sep 2020 5:53 pm
DMK To Meet Allies On September 21 Against Farm Bills

The DMK on Saturday announced a meeting of its allies in Chennai on September 21 to deliberate on the next course of action over farm bills that were adopted by the Lok Sabha on Thursday.

19 Sep 2020 5:52 pm
AAP MP Sanjay Singh To Appear Before UP Police In Sedition Case Tomorrow

AAP leader Sanjay Singh is scheduled to appear before the Uttar Pradesh Police tomorrow in connection with a sedition case filed against the Rajya Sabha member, a party spokesperson said.

19 Sep 2020 5:40 pm
New Education Policy Aims For Both Inclusion And Excellence: President

The new National Education Policy or NEP aims to reorient the education system towards meeting the needs of the 21st century by achieving the twin objectives of inclusion and excellence, President Ram...

19 Sep 2020 5:27 pm
Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Tests Positive For COVID-19

Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister CN Ashwath Narayan on Saturday said he has tested positive for COVID-19.

19 Sep 2020 5:04 pm
Deepika Padukone, In Goa For Work, Is Teasing Us About Her New Film

Deepika also tagged her co-stars Ananya Panday and Siddhant Chaturvedi to the Instagram story

19 Sep 2020 5:04 pm
Parliament May End Session Before October 1 As Covid Cases Rise: Sources

The Centre is exploring the possibility of curtailing the ongoing monsoon session of parliament by several days, sources say.

19 Sep 2020 5:02 pm
Railway Minister Says 97 Migrants Died On Shramik Trains During Lockdown

The government has informed the Rajya Sabha that 97 people died on board the Shramik Specials, admitting for the first time that migrant labourers lost their lives in the trains which were run to...

19 Sep 2020 5:00 pm
Big Hug From 6 Feet Away: SRK Wishes CSK, MI Ahead Of IPL 2020 Opener

IPL 2020, MI vs CSK: Kolkata Knight Riders' co-owner and Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan took to Twitter to extend his wishes to Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians ahead of the IPL 2020 opener.

19 Sep 2020 4:51 pm
Himani Shivpuri, Who Was Diagnosed With COVID, Discharged From Hospital

Himani Shivpuri was diagnosed with COVID-19 and was admitted to the hospital a week ago

19 Sep 2020 4:50 pm
Virat Kohli Recreates AB De Villiers' Famous 'Superman' Catch In Training

Virat Kohli's physical prowess was on full display during a RCB training session, where he recreated AB de Villiers' famous 'Superman' catch from the 2018 edition of the IPL.

19 Sep 2020 4:37 pm
Our Revenge Is Certain, Serious, Real: Iran To US On Soleimani Killing

Iran's Revolutionary Guards chief said Saturday that Tehran will avenge the US killing of its top commander General Qasem Soleimani by targeting only those involved, in an honourable retaliation.

19 Sep 2020 4:33 pm
Farm Bills In Rajya Sabha: BJP Has Slim Lead Over Opposition In Numbers Game

The Rajya Sabha is set for a Sunday showdown over the farm bills, with the BJP and the Congress actively reaching out to various parties in a bid to engineer enough support to either pass or shoot...

19 Sep 2020 4:26 pm
On Camera, BJP Workers Celebrating PM's Birthday Injured In Explosion

Over a dozen BJP workers were injured in an explosion when they were celebrating Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 70th birthday on Thursday in Tamil Nadu's Chennai.

19 Sep 2020 4:22 pm
Sense Of Unpredictability: Tendulkar Opens Up On CSK vs MI IPL Rivalry

IPL 2020: Batting great Sachin Tendulkar opened up about what makes CSK vs MI match-up so intense and what he expects from the tournament's opening clash.

19 Sep 2020 4:10 pm
Masked Men Attack Toll Plaza Near Indore, Cops Rule Out Loot

A group of masked men vandalised a toll plaza near Madhya Pradesh's Indore and attacked its staffers, the police have said, adding that they suspect Friday's incident to be fallout of an ongoing...

19 Sep 2020 3:34 pm