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Fans remember Sanjeev Kumar on his 82nd birth anniversary

Jul 09, 2020, 04:55 PM IST

Throughout Thursday, Twitter was buzz with netizens paying tribute the legendary actor Sanjeev Kumar, who won the hearts of millions with his acting skills, warm smile and expressive eyes.

ED attaches over Rs 2,200 crore assets of Rana Kapoor, others in Yes Bank PMLA case

ED attaches over Rs 2,200 crore assets of Rana Kapoor, others in Yes Bank PMLA case'

Business | Jul 09, 2020, 05:25 PM IST

Assets worth about Rs 2,203 crore of Yes Bank co-founder Rana Kapoor and others have been attached by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) under the anti-money laundering law, officials said on Thursday.

Have to figure out how we can play our roles in anti-racism movement: Graeme Smith

Have to figure out how we can play our roles in anti-racism movement: Graeme Smith

Cricket | Jul 09, 2020, 04:42 PM IST

Lungi Ngidi has recently made it clear that he will be supporting the movement, just like the West Indies and England cricketers, who are wearing the BLM logo on the collar of their shirts in the ongoing Test series and have also paid the 'One Knee' tribute.

Closed door IPL may be blessing in disguise for fantasy sport: Delhi Capitals CEO

Closed door IPL may be blessing in disguise for fantasy sport: Delhi Capitals CEO

Cricket | Jul 09, 2020, 04:22 PM IST

The IPL, which is expected to take place in the October-November window, after being postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, is likely to be held behind closed doors.

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Javicia Leslie cast as new 'Batwoman', Ruby Rose congratulates successor

Hollywood | Jul 09, 2020, 04:17 PM IST

 "As a bisexual woman, I am honored to join this groundbreaking show which has been such a trailblazer for the LGBTQ+ community," Javicia Leslie said. 

Sensex rallies 409 pts; Nifty tops 10,800-level

Sensex rallies 409 pts; Nifty tops 10,800-level

Business | Jul 09, 2020, 04:16 PM IST

Resuming its upward movement after a day's breather, equity benchmark Sensex rallied 409 points on Thursday, tracking gains in index-heavyweights HDFC twins and Reliance Industries amid positive cues from overseas markets.

Jagdeep was initially cast as Birju in 'Mother India'

Jagdeep was initially cast as Birju in 'Mother India'

Celebrities | Jul 09, 2020, 03:38 PM IST

Rumi Jaffery, who directed Jagdeep in two films "Life Partner" and "Gali Gali Chor Hai", recounted the anecdote which he heard from director Mehboob Khan's recordist Pandu Dada.

Counselling centre set up to nip domestic conflicts: Noida Police

Counselling centre set up to nip domestic conflicts: Noida Police

India | Jul 09, 2020, 02:47 PM IST

In a bid to resolve marital and domestic conflicts, a 'Family Dispute Resolution Centre' (FDRC) has been launched in Gautam Buddh Nagar where aggrieved persons can seek counselling by jurists and clinical psychologists

Gold Smuggling case: Central agencies seek Kerala police help to track absconding woman

Gold Smuggling case: Central agencies seek Kerala police help to track absconding woman

Jul 09, 2020, 02:43 PM IST

The Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan had on Wednesday shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking his "intervention for an effective investigation" into the seizure of gold worth crores of rupees from a "diplomatic baggage" at Thiruvananthapuram international airport.

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Have not offered to host IPL, it is all speculation: New Zealand Cricket

Cricket | Jul 09, 2020, 01:21 PM IST

Boock's statement came in after a BCCI official stated that New Zealand have also joined along with UAE and Sri Lanka the race to host this year's IPL.

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Domestic cricket will resume only when travelling is safe: Sourav Ganguly

Cricket | Jul 09, 2020, 12:39 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly has said that there are no plans to resume domestic cricket at the moment.

FIR against 6 people in woman panchayat officer suicide case in UP (Representational image)

FIR against 6 people in woman panchayat officer suicide case in UP

Jul 09, 2020, 12:38 PM IST

An FIR has been registered against six people in connection with the alleged suicide of a woman panchayat executive officer here, police said on Thursday. 

We lost another gem: Amitabh Bachchan remembers co-star Jagdeep

We lost another gem: Amitabh Bachchan remembers co-star Jagdeep

Celebrities | Jul 09, 2020, 12:06 PM IST

The 77-year-old Amitabh Bachchan had a guest appearance in late Jagdeep's 1988 directorial 'Soorma Bhopali.' 'A humble human...loved by millions. My duas and my prayers,' Big B wrote in his blog.

UK resumes arms sales to Riyadh amid Saudi-Yemen conflict (Representational image)

UK resumes arms sales to Riyadh amid Saudi-Yemen conflict

World | Jul 09, 2020, 11:45 AM IST

The UK government has decided to resume arms sales to Saudi Arabia despite concerns that the arms could be used to commit human rights abuses and war crimes in Yemen.

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Baroda Cricket Association to hold AGM on July 23 via video-conference

Cricket | Jul 09, 2020, 10:58 AM IST

The Baroda Cricket Association will hold the Annual General Meeting on July 23.

Yes Bank to raise up to Rs 15,000 crore through FPO; offer to open on July 15

Yes Bank to raise up to Rs 15,000 crore through FPO; offer to open on July 15

Business | Jul 09, 2020, 10:54 AM IST

Private sector lender Yes Bank on Thursday said it has filed a red herring prospectus to raise up to Rs 15,000 crore through issuance of fresh equity shares in its further public offering (FPO). The offer will open on July 15, 2020 and close on July 17, 2020.

Clinical trials for Ayurvedic formulations against COVID-19 to be initiated in India, US

Clinical trials for Ayurvedic formulations against COVID-19 to be initiated in India, US

World | Jul 09, 2020, 09:35 AM IST

Ayurvedic practitioners and researchers in India and the US are planning to initiate joint clinical trials for Ayurveda formulations against the novel coronavirus

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Kolkata: Posing as cops, 6 men barge into a house, loot residents

Jul 09, 2020, 09:00 AM IST

The Kolkata police on Wednesday arrested one member of a gang, which posing as police team barged into a house in Kareya area with him, forced one of the family members to accompany them to a bank’s ATM to withdraw Rs 10,000 and decamped with money.

Noida: Gangsters' including Sundar Bhati's assets worth over Rs 77 lakh attached

Noida: Gangsters' including Sundar Bhati's assets worth over Rs 77 lakh attached

India | Jul 09, 2020, 08:51 AM IST

The crackdown is being carried out chiefly under the Section 14(1) of the Gangsters Act, which allows attachment of illegal properties, in order to effectively curb gangsters, mafias and criminals and their associates, the officials said.

US lawmakers seek probe into efforts made by Chinese govt to exploit COVID-19 outbreak

US lawmakers seek probe into efforts made by Chinese govt to exploit COVID-19 outbreak

World | Jul 09, 2020, 08:20 AM IST

A group of 14 US lawmakers have introduced a bill in the Congress which demands the government to identify, analyse, and combat alleged efforts made by the Chinese government to exploit the COVID-19 pandemic for nationalistic gains.

Panel discusses Maharashtra govt stand on Maratha quota in Supreme Court

Panel discusses Maharashtra govt stand on Maratha quota in SC

India | Jul 09, 2020, 07:35 AM IST

Talking to reporters after a meeting of the cabinet sub-committee on Maratha quota in Mumbai, Chavan said discussion revolved around the stand to be taken by the Shiv Sena-led government in the Supreme Court during a hearing on July 15 on the reservation issue.

Rajnath Singh likely to inaugurate key border infra projects today

Rajnath Singh likely to inaugurate key border infra projects today

India | Jul 09, 2020, 07:16 AM IST

The government had told the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) to continue with its infrastructure projects in the region near the Line of Actual Control (LAC), even as a standoff began on May 5 between the Indian and Chinese armies in eastern Ladakh.

Elisabeth Moss to play killer Candy Montgomery in limited series from 'Mad Men' writer

Elisabeth Moss to play killer Candy Montgomery in limited series from 'Mad Men' writer

Hollywood | Jul 09, 2020, 06:37 AM IST

Emmy winner Elisabeth Moss is set to lead the true crime series, "Candy" set up at Universal Content Productions (UCP). "The Handmaid's Tale" star will play the title role of Candy Montgomery, a woman who had it all.

Madhya Pradesh announces 'Complete lockdown' on Sundays

Madhya Pradesh announces 'Complete lockdown' on Sundays

India | Jul 08, 2020, 11:21 PM IST

The Madhya Pradesh government on Wednesday decided to enforce a complete lockdown across the state on Sundays after a spike in COVID-19 cases in some districts during the past one week. 

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Delhi records 2,033 coronavirus cases, 48 deaths in 24 hrs

India | Jul 08, 2020, 11:18 PM IST

With 2,033 new coronavirus cases and 48 deaths in the last 24 hours, the national capital on Wednesday recorded a total tally of 1,04,864 and 3,213 deaths.

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Indians have done their best to respond to China's 'incredibly aggressive actions': Pompeo

India | Jul 08, 2020, 11:04 PM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that Indians have done their best to respond to China’s “incredibly aggressive actions”, asserting that Beijing has a pattern of "instigating" territorial disputes and the world shouldn't allow this bullying to take place.

Ambulance charges Rs 8,000 for 7-km ride, offence registered

Ambulance charges COVID-19 patient Rs 8,000 for 7-km ride, offence registered

India | Jul 08, 2020, 10:52 PM IST

The Pune district administration on Wednesday filed a case against an ambulance service provider in the city for overcharging a COVID-19 patient. 

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PCB chief Ehsan Mani confirms cancellation of Asia Cup, says 'too dangerous to host it this year'

Cricket | Jul 08, 2020, 10:25 PM IST

Pakistan originally had the hosting rights of the six-team continental event but considering the alarming COVID-19 situation, the PCB board had decided to swap it with Sri Lanka.

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'Farce': India dismisses Pak claim on Kulbhushan Jadhav refusing to file appeal

India | Jul 08, 2020, 10:14 PM IST

Pakistan said on Wednesday that Indian prisoner on death row Kulbhushan Jadhav has refused to file an appeal in the Islamabad High Court against his conviction by a military court despite Pakistani authorities' offer to do so, a claim dismissed by India as "farce".  

Online classes for Tamil Nadu govt school students after July 13

Online classes for Tamil Nadu govt school students after July 13, says Minister

Education | Jul 08, 2020, 09:58 PM IST

Online classes for government school students in Tamil Nadu would commence soon and five private TV channels have agreed to telecast them for free, state School Education Minister K A Sengottaiyan said on Wednesday. 

Cipla launches generic version of remdesivir in India

Cipla launches generic version of remdesivir in India

Business | Jul 08, 2020, 09:24 PM IST

Pharma major Cipla on Wednesday said it has launched its generic version of antiviral drug remdesivir at a price which is among the lowest globally and is looking to supply over 80,000 vials within the first month.

Nepal's ruling communist party's meet to decide PM's future deferred again

Nepal's ruling communist party's meet to decide PM's future deferred again

World | Jul 08, 2020, 09:03 PM IST

A crucial meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party to decide the political future of beleaguered Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli was once again deferred on Wednesday till Friday to allow more time for the top leaders to reach a power-sharing deal amid the heightened intra-party rift and his anti-India remarks.  

Denied entry in village, couple consumes poison; woman dies

Denied entry in village, couple consumes poison; woman dies

India | Jul 08, 2020, 08:52 PM IST

A 40-year-old woman died and her husband was hospitalised after they allegedly consumed a poisonous substance over denial of entry into their village that was declared a COVID-19 containment zone near Pune in Maharashtra, police said on Wednesday. 

Hilton Moreeng gets three-year extension as South Africa women's coach

Hilton Moreeng gets three-year extension as South Africa women's coach

Cricket | Jul 08, 2020, 08:45 PM IST

The 42-year-old former wicketkeeper, who took up the role in 2012, had guided the women's team to the semi-finals of this T20 World Cup early this year.

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Italian filmmaker Paolo Sorrentino to direct ‘The Hand of God’ for Netflix

Hollywood | Jul 08, 2020, 08:43 PM IST

The Hand of God is produced by Lorenzo Mieli for The Apartment Pictures, a Fremantle company, and Paolo Sorrentino. The film will be produced in Naples, Italy, the hometown of the director.

Uber to provide donors free transport to plasma bank

Uber to provide donors free transport to plasma bank

Business | Jul 08, 2020, 07:44 PM IST

Ride-hailing platform Uber on Wednesday said it is offering free rides to donors in the city, travelling to the Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS) that houses the country's first plasma bank. 

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