Nov 11, 2022 10:58 PM IST
Twitter Blue signups paused after site flooded with imposter account
Before billionaire Elon Musk took control of the social media platform two weeks ago the blue check was granted to celebrities, journalists and verified by the platform — precisely to prevent impersonation.
Nov 11, 2022 10:21 PM IST
Conman Sukesh Chandrashekhar gives consent for polygraph test, demands Delhi CM, AAP’s Satyendar Jain be also tested
Nov 11, 2022 09:52 PM IST
At COP27, Joe Biden calls for commitment to climate targets amid Ukraine war
At COP 27, United States President Joe Biden called for collective effort of all the major ’emitting’ nations to fight the impending risks of climate crisis on Friday.
Nov 11, 2022 09:05 PM IST
Punjab announces holiday for voters of Himachal Pradesh
The Punjab government announced on Friday a special holiday for employees who are voters of Himachal Pradesh due to the polling for the assembly election.
Nov 11, 2022 08:41 PM IST
Punjab records 3,916 incidents of stubble burning today, highest so far this season
Nov 11, 2022 08:09 PM IST
Gross direct tax collection recorded ₹10.54 lakh cr so far this fiscal, reports PTI
The Gross direct tax collections have risen 31 per cent to ₹10.54 lakh crore so far this fiscal, news agency PTI reported citing govt data.
Nov 11, 2022 07:40 PM IST
4 militants associated with LeT arrested in Pulwama district of J&K, reports PTI
Nov 11, 2022 07:12 PM IST
Maharashtra govt forms Maharashtra Institution for Transformation along the lines of NITI Aayog
Nov 11, 2022 06:44 PM IST
Customs officers in Amritsar seize antique stone sculpture of Buddha
Nov 11, 2022 06:08 PM IST
Boxer Lovlina Borgohain bags gold at Asian Championships
Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain has won gold in women’s 75 kg division at Asian Championships, reports PTI.
Nov 11, 2022 05:41 PM IST
Industrial production grows 3.1 per cent in September, says govt data
Industrial production has grown 3.1 per cent in September, says government data.
Nov 11, 2022 05:14 PM IST
Bombay HC asks MP Sanjay Raut to file affidavit in response to EC seeking his bail cancellation
Nov 11, 2022 04:43 PM IST
JD(U) makes appeals to not field candidate against Dimple Yadav in bypoll as mark of respect for Mulayam Singh Yadav
Nov 11, 2022 04:12 PM IST
Russia claims all troops pulled out from Kherson in southern Ukraine
The Russian Defense Ministry said Friday that it finished pulling out its troops from the western bank of the Dnieper River in Ukraine’s southern Kherson region.
Nov 11, 2022 03:51 PM IST
Gyanvapi mosque case: SC extends protection of area where ‘Shivling’ found
The Supreme Court on Friday extended the protection of the area inside Gyanvapi mosque where a “Shivling” was stated to have been found during the survey…read more.
Nov 11, 2022 03:28 PM IST
Delhi University will declare third round of list for admission to various UG courses on Nov 13
Nov 11, 2022 03:05 PM IST
Putin not attending G20 due to schedule commitments, says Kremlin
Vladimir Putin will not be attending G20 due to schedule commitments, says Kremlin.
Nov 11, 2022 02:39 PM IST
On release of convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, Congress says, ‘decision unacceptable’
The Congress on Friday described the Supreme Court’s decision to free the killers of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi as “totally unacceptable”, and “completely erroneous”.
Nov 11, 2022 02:14 PM IST
Rains lash parts of Tamil Nadu, Chennai roads inundated, city waterlogged
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday forecasted heavy rainfall over the Southern peninsular region from November 11 to 13.
Nov 11, 2022 01:14 PM IST
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: SC sets free 6 accused
Supreme Court sets free all six accused serving life imprisonment in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.
Nov 11, 2022 01:02 PM IST
Liquor ban has not been successful in Bihar, says JD (U) leader Upendra Kushwaha
In an embarrassment for the Bihar government and its Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, JD (U) leader and the party’s national parliamentary board chairman Upendra Kushwaha has said that the liquor ban has been unsuccessful in Bihar and the citizens of the state have to come forward to make it successful.
Nov 11, 2022 12:07 PM IST
Public sector banks turnaround, register profits
SBI saw a 74% jump in its net profit in the period, the number was 89% for Canara Bank ( ₹2,525 crore), 145% for UCO Bank ( ₹504 crore), 58.7% for Bank of Baroda at ₹3,312.42 crore, and 12% for Indian Bank at ₹1,225 crore.
Nov 11, 2022 10:33 AM IST
Puducherry: All schools & colleges shut due to heavy rain
Puducherry CM N Rangasamy announces a holiday today for all schools & colleges there, in view of heavy rains.
Nov 11, 2022 10:25 AM IST
Russian hackers behind medical record theft: Australian police
Australian police on Friday said Russian hackers were behind a cyberattack on a major healthcare company that breached the data of 9.7 million people, including the country’s prime minister.
Australian Federal Police commissioner Reece Kershaw said intelligence indicated a “group of loosely-affiliated cyber criminals” carried out the hack from Russia.
Nov 11, 2022 09:26 AM IST
PM Modi arrives in Bengaluru, to unveil Kempegowda’s statue; inaugurate Airport’s Terminal 2
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday arrived in the city where he would unveil the 108-feet tall bronze statue of city’s founder ‘Nadaprabhu’ Kempegowda, and inaugurate Terminal 2 of the International Airport here, built at a cost of around ₹5,000 crore.
Nov 11, 2022 09:03 AM IST
India logs over 800 new Covid infections, Active cases fall below 13k
India reported 842 new Covid cases in last 24 hours. Active cases stand at 12,752.
Nov 11, 2022 08:18 AM IST
J-K: JeM terrorist killed in Shopian encounter
A member of the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terror outfit was killed in an encounter in the Kapren area of the Shopian district in Jammu and Kashmir in the early hours of Friday, said police.
Nov 11, 2022 07:33 AM IST
Japan PM Kishida, US Biden to hold talks on Sunday
Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and U.S. President Joe Biden will hold talks in Cambodia on Sunday, Kyodo news agency reported on Friday.
Biden and Kishida are also scheduled for a trilateral meeting with South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol on the same day when they are expected to discuss North Korea’s nuclear programme.
Nov 11, 2022 07:16 AM IST
UN: Taliban has plunged Afghanistan into `dire’ conditions
The U.N. General Assembly adopted a resolution Thursday accusing the Taliban of violating the human rights of Afghan women and girls, failing to establish a representative government, and plunging the country into “dire economic, humanitarian and social conditions.”
Nov 11, 2022 06:04 AM IST
US to buy South Korean howitzer rounds to send to Ukraine
The U.S. will buy 100,000 rounds of howitzer artillery from South Korean manufacturers to provide to Ukraine, a U.S. official said Thursday, in a deal the two governments have been working on for some time.