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Kohli singles out Maxwell, Harshal for special praise after win over Mumbai Indians
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli lavished praise on Australian cricketer Glenn Maxwell's 37-ball, 56-run innings against Mumbai Indians, which was the cornerstone of the side's 54-run victory over five-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions on Sunday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
'All Cong breakaway groups must follow 'Mamata formula' to defeat Modi'
Panaji, Sep 27 (IANS) Former Goa Chief Minister Luizinho Faleiro, who was being expected to join the Trinamool Congress, on Monday urged all breakaway Congress groups including the West Bengal-based party to come together as part of a "larger picture" to fight the BJP juggernaut with an eye on the 2024 Lok Sabha polls and by using the "Mamata formula".
2021-09-27
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
JGU launches two new flagship courses in Behaviour and Finance
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) With a vision to enable scholars and practitioners to explore contemporary trends at the intersection of finance, psychology, technology and consumer behaviour, O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) is launching two new courses- M.Sc. in Behaviour & Finance; and Integrated M.Sc. & Ph.D. in Behaviour and Finance. These Masters and Integrated Ph.D. programmes that focus on behavioural finance will start from August 2022.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education
Bharat Bandh: Road, rail traffic disruption in Bihar
Patna, Sep 27 (IANS) The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM)-called Bharat Bandh on Monday witnessed traffic disruptions at several places in Bihar as the opposition parties actively lent their support. Rail traffic was also stopped in Darbhanga by the protesters.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Maulana assaulted in K'taka, threatened with gun for defective number plate
Chikkamagalur (Karnataka), Sep 27 (IANS) The incident of a Maulana being assaulted for defective number plate and threatened with gun came to light in Chikkamagalur district of Karnataka, following which the police department swiftly apologised for the police excesses towards the victim and assured action against the officer.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Afghan airline flies out relatives, staff impersonating journos (Ld)
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) A private Afghan airline flew out at least 155 family members of the company's leadership to Abu Dhabi instead of evacuees, including journalists, according to a media report on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Impossible for us to recognise Taliban: Italian FM
Kabul, Sep 27 (IANS) Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio has said that it was impossible for his country to recognise the caretaker Taliban government in Afghanistan, adding that at least 17 of the appointed ministers were "terrorists", the media reported on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Covid caused biggest decrease in life expectancy since WWII
London, Sep 27 (IANS) The Covid-19 pandemic triggered life expectancy losses not seen since the World War II in Western Europe and exceeded those observed around the dissolution of the Eastern Bloc in central and Eastern European countries, according to a research published on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Kingdom,National,Health/Medicine
Increasing number of UP Civil Service aspirants opt for Sanskrit
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's initiatives to promote Sanskrit seem to be paying off.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Education
Last-minute talks over fate of controversial S.Korean media bill
Seoul, Sep 27 (IANS) South Korean rival parties held last-minute talks Monday to decide the fate of a controversial media bill under criticism for potentially undermining press freedom.
2021-09-27
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Tractor-trolleys parked at Singhu, but very few occupants
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The visibility of farmers at the Singhu border (Delhi-Haryana), where they have been sitting in protest since November 26 last year, was very low on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Bharat Bandh evokes contrasting response in Telugu states
Vijayawada/Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) The day-long Bharat Bandh called by Samyukta Kisan Morcha evoked contrasting response in the two Telugu states on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
44 killed in heavy fighting in Yemen's Marib
Sanaa, Sep 27 (IANS) At least 44 people were killed as heavy fighting continued between Yemeni security forces and the Houthi militia in the oil-rich rovince of Marib amid intensified airstrikes, a military official said.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Yemen,Politics
Afghan airline flew out relatives, not evacuees: Report
Kabul, Sep 27 (IANS) A private Afghan airline flew out at least 155 family members of the company's leadership to Abu Dhabi instead of evacuees, including journalists, according to a media report on mOnday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
2-day session of Gujarat Assembly begins today
Gandhinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) With an entirely new treasury bench of the House to face the opposition, the two-day Monsoon Session of the Gujarat Assembly will begin on Monday. This will be the first session of the Assembly after the swearing-in of the Bhupendra Patel government and is likely to be stormy.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
TN constitutes special teams for scrutiny of gold loans
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) After Chief Minister M.K. Stalin announced that all eligible gold loans up to 5 sovereigns would be waived, the registrar of cooperative societies has directed scrutiny of all gold loans. Special teams have been constituted to study the continuity of the gold that was pledged for taking loans.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
Sudheeran now quits as Congress member as well
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Just days after top Congress leader from Kerala, V.M.Sudheeran stepped down from the political affairs committee (PAC) of the party, on Monday he also quit as an AICC member.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
India reports 26,041 new Covid cases, 276 deaths
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) India's fresh Covid cases continued to decline as 26,041 new infections and 276 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Pakistani soldier killed in checkpost attack
Islamabad, Sep 27 (IANS) A Pakistani soldier was killed and two others were injured when militants targeted a security forces' checkpost in Balochistan, the third terror attack in the province since September 24, an army statement said.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
'Centre only said it would consider TN proposal on HLL Biotech's vax plant'
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) The Central Government has only said it would look into the proposal given by the M.K. Stalin government to operate the integrated vaccine complex in Chengalpattu belonging to HLL Biotech Ltd, said Tamil Nadu Health Secretary J.Radhakrishnan.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Bharat Bandh: Both carriageways of Red fort closed
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Delhi Traffic Police have closed both carriageways across the iconic Red fort, an official said here on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Dhoni's cool temperament kept team in good spirits despite the pressures: Gaikwad
Abu Dhabi, Sep 27 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings opening batsman, Ruturaj Gaikwad, who has emerged as Mr Dependable for the three-time IPL champions, said that skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's cool demeanour was the reason the side, despite playing under tremendous pressure against Kolkata Knight Riders on Sunday, won the thrilling contest by two wickets.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Rajasthan primary schools reopen Monday
Jaipur, Sep 27 (IANS) Rajasthan primary schools reopened from Monday on the directions issued by the state government.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Education,Health/Medicine
Govt increases majority in Iceland's parliamentary polls
Reykjavik, Sep 27 (IANS) The Iceland's coalition government increased its majority by two seats from 35 to 37 in the country's 63-seat Parliament following the September 25 elections.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Iceland,Politics
'Gulab' effect: Heavy rainfall expected in coastal Andhra, Chhattisgarh
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The deep depression, which is a remnant of the Cyclonic Storm 'Gulab' is likely to cause heavy rainfall in coastal Andhra Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, IMD said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
When a local turned tourist for a day to rediscover Agra
Agra, Sep 27 (IANS) Ahead of the World Tourism Day (September 27) when a new tourist season in the post pandemic phase is about to begin, a group of three journeyed through the bylanes of Agra to find out what other attractions could delight visitors, in addition to the 17th century monument of love, the Taj Mahal.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society
Bharat Bandh: No traffic disruption at Loni border
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Bharat Bandh called by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha on Monday to protest against the three farm laws, seemed to have no effect at the Loni border (Delhi-Uttar Pradesh) connecting the Baghpat (Haryana) Highway.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
N.Korean missile launches show serious threat: US official
Seoul, Sep 27 (IANS) North Korea's recent missile launches show the "seriousness of threat" posed to the US and South Korea, a Pentagon official said on Monday, amid a conciliatory gesture from Pyongyang after a series of weapons tests.
2021-09-27
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
2 gunned down in Bihar amid Panchayat hearing
Patna, Sep 27 (IANS) Two persons were gunned down during a Panchayat hearing in Bihar's Khagaria district, an official said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Heavy rains lash coastal Andhra, 'Gulab' weakens into deep depression
Visakhapatnam, Sep 27 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed north coastal Andhra Pradesh under the impact of cyclonic storm 'Gulab' which has weakened into a deep depression after crossing Andhra-Odisha coast, officials said on Monday.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
Bharat Bandh: Traffic congestion at Delhi-Gurugram border
Gurugram, Sep 27 (IANS) Amid the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM)-called Bharat Bandh on Monday, commuters on the Delhi-Jaipur Expressway had to face a huge traffic congestion as the Delhi Police had put barriers at the border to keep a vigil on the farmers entering the national capital.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Haryana,National,Politics
Father dies of heart attack while saving son
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) In a freak accident, a tea stall owner suffered a massive heart attack and died on the spot while trying to save his son during a spat with a jeweller of the adjoining shop.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society
Moeen might not be a part of England's Ashes touring party: Reports
London, Sep 27 (IANS) Top England batting all-rounder Moeen Ali could become a casualty of the gruelling season ahead, and the 34-year-old veteran of 64 Tests is understood to be not interested at the "prospect of an extended time away from home" for the ICC T20 World Cup in the UAE and the subsequent Ashes series Down Under.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Ben Affleck healthier than ever, thanks to JLo
Los Angeles, Sep 27 (IANS) Hollywood star Ben Affleck has reportedly been living a healthier lifestyle ever since rekindling his romance with ex-flame actress-singer Jennifer Lopez.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Lashana Lynch fulfills childhood dream with 'No Time To Die' character
Los Angeles, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Lashana Lynch has described her 'No Time To Die' character Nomi as the woman she hoped to see on screen when I was a "little girl".
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Traffic stopped at Ghazipur border
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) To mark a year of the Centre's passed three contentious farm laws, hundreds of farmers on Monday blocked the Ghazipur border to protest and seek repeal of the laws as they joined the Bharat Bandh call given by farmers bodies to bring attention to their plight.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Arrest warrants for 3 Iraqis over normalisation calls with Israel
Baghdad, Sep 27 (IANS) A Baghdad court has issued arrest warrants for three participants in a meeting calling for the normalising ties with Israel, a proposal that has been rejected by the Traqi government.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Iraq,Politics
N.Korea remains unresponsive to Seoul's hotline calls
Seoul, Sep 27 (IANS) North Korea remained unresponsive to South Korea's calls via liaison and military hotlines on Monday despite cautious optimism created after the sister of Pyongyang's leader Kim Jong-un said the two Koreas could discuss improvement in long-strained relations.
2021-09-27
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Repeal farm laws: Punjab CM appeals to Centre
Chandigarh, Sep 27 (IANS) Retreating his Congress government commitment with the protesting farmers, Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday appealed to the Central government to repeal the three farm legislations. But he asked farmers to raise their voice in a peaceful manner.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Transitioning from Tests to T20s was a huge challenge, says Jadeja after thrilling win
Abu Dhabi, Sep 27 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings' star performer against Kolkata Knight Riders on Sunday, Ravindra Jadeja, said that blasting runs at the crucial stage when he came in to bat was more important that saving his wicket, given that all eyes were on him to guide his team to victory at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Over 42% S.Koreans in their 30s unmarried in 2020: Census
Seoul, Sep 27 (IANS) More than 42 per cent of 30-somethings in South Korea remained unmarried last year, census data revealed on Monday, underscoring the trend in which many young people delay or give up on marriage amid a prolonged economic slowdown.
2021-09-27
Category: International, South Korea,International
Nationwide shutdown call on Day 305 of farm stir
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM)-called Bharat Bandh on Monday marked the first anniversary of the three contentious farm laws passed a year back and saw traffic come to a standstill across Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi as major highways were blocked by protesting farmers.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Bharat Bandh: Near total strike in Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) After the ruling Left and the Opposition Congress joined hands to support the agitating farmers, Kerala is seeing a total shutdown on Monday morning.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
CDRI to expand serological survey to state level in UP
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) The CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute will expand its serological testing for antibodies against the novel coronavirus to the state level in Uttar Pradesh.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
UP Cong seeks judicial probe in Pratapgarh violence
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) In a delayed reaction, the Uttar Pradesh Congress has demanded a judicial probe into Pratapgarh violence in which former Congress MP Pramod Tiwari and Congress legislature party leader Aradhana Mishra have been booked for attempt to murder.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
'Deepotsav' to have mega-drone show this yr
Ayodhya, Sep 27 (IANS) 'Deepotsav', in Ayodhya this year will witness a scintillating air show with hundreds of drones creating a glowing zig-zag formation in the skies.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
Kerala sees near total Bharat Bandh
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Both the ruling Left and the opposition Congress came out together in Kerala to support the agitating farmers on Monday as the southern state witnessed a near total lockdown.
2021-09-27
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
Small spells for bowlers played big role in win in humid Abu Dhabi: Dhoni
Abu Dhabi, Sep 27 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has said that the fact that the bowlers were made to bowl "small spells" in the hot and humid conditions of Abu Dhabi kept them fresh all through the match and played a vital role in the three-time IPL champions winning the contest by two wickets against Kolkata Knight Riders in a dramatic fashion on Sunday.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Katherine Heigl voices support for behind-the-scenes workers in industry
Los Angeles, Sep 27 (IANS) Hollywood star Katherine Heigl has pledged to support behind-the-scenes workers in the entertainment industry. She credits the crew she has worked with over the years for making her who she is today.
2021-09-27
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Twitter will allow hosts to add topics in Spaces
San Francisco, Sep 27 (IANS) Micro-blogging site Twitter is adding topics to Spaces for hosts to tag their Spaces with up to three relevant topics.
2021-09-27
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology