The horrifying visuals of the dead bodies found along the banks of the river raised a controversy. The opposition said that it is the government's job to cremate the bodies that succumbed to Covid, and a similar plea was filed in the high court of Allahabad. However, the high couRead More »
London, Jun 21 (PTI) The fieriness in his youth would have cost him his life if he grew up in England, feels fast bowling great Michael Holding who has also become a leading voice against racism in sport and society.
A 39-year-old software engineer was killed, allegedly by his wife, at their home in Gurugram near Delhi. The couple's two children were also present in the house when the incident took place. The woman, who maintains that it was an accident, has since been arrested by the police on charges of murder. Here are more details on this.
The Tamil Nadu government is planning to form an economic advisory council with Nobel laureate Esther Duflo and former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan. The council will advise Chief Minister MK Stalin, state Governor Banwarilal Purohit said during his ceremonial address at the first session of the 16th state Legislative Assembly in Chennai on Monday. Here are more details.
New Zealand made a cautious start in the second session on Day 3 of the ongoing ICC World Test Championship against India.Openers Tom Latham and Devon Conway were watchful in the first 10 overs and duly countered the Indian seamers.Earlier, India were bundled out for 217 as Kyle Jamieson registered a historic five-for.Here is the session report.
Pakistan’s prime minister was blasted for his ‘bigoted’ views on social media
In the latest development, another Supreme Court judge has recused from hearing a case related to the state of West Bengal, Lawbeat reported. The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, was to hear West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's appeal challenging the Calcutta High Court order refusing her and state Law Minister Moloy Ghatak to file affidavits on their role on 17 May when four Trinamool Congress leaders were arrested by the CBI in connection with the Narada sting tape case. A bench of Justices Hemant Gupta and Aniruddha Bose was formed to hear the separate appeals filed by the Chief Minister, Ghatak, and the West Bengal government.
In a new lease of life for grounded airline Jet Airways, the Mumbai bench of National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has approved the resolution plan presented by Kalrock Capital and Murari Lal Jain, Economic Time has reported. This bid by Kalrock Capital - a UK based fund which teamed up with UAE-based entrepreneur Murari Lal Jalan was submitted last year and on 18 October 2020 the committee of creditors finished reviewing their 900+ page revival plan and accepted a $136 million bid. The court had appointed Grant Thornton’s Ashish Chhawchharia as the resolution professional for the process.
Last week, the Uttarakhand High Court, directing the state government to frame a standard operating procedure for the Char Dham yatra, had warned it against any laxity as seen during the Kumbh Mela
While their husbands were building, buying, managing and administrating British India, wives and daughters were working in hospitals, teaching in schools and helping to provide community services. But their efforts and contributions went unacknowledged in the historical unfolding of empire.
The Argentina match marked a personal milestone for Lionel Messi, who tied Javier Mascherano's record for the most games played for Argentina — 147.
Gerukamukh, Jun 21 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Monday that the process of inducting people from different political parties into the BJP will continue, as he welcomed former Congress MLA Rupjyoti Kurmi to the party fold.
India on Monday reported 53,256 new COVID-19 cases, the lowest single-day spike in 88 days. The country also reported under 1,500 deaths. Despite a drop in infections, experts maintain that a strict vigil should continue, especially with the emergence of the 'Delta Plus' variant of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. Experts say a "third wave of COVID-19" could hit India as early as six-eight weeks.
Sneh Rana saved Team India from the jaws of defeat in the one-off Test against England Women.India Women, who had been asked to follow-on, were tottering at 199/7.However, a match-defining knock by Rana denied the hosts a victory.She (80*) put on a century-stand with wicket-keeper Taniya Bhatia to secure a draw for Team India.Here are the records Rana scripted.