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13,586 Coronavirus Cases In India In 24 Hours In Steepest One-Day Jump

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 12:05pm
India has reported 13,586 coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours in the biggest one-day spike. Government data shows the highly infectious disease has claimed 336 lives in the last 24 hours. India has...

Oxford Done, Malala Yousafzai's Not Sure What's Next. For Now, Netflix

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 11:54am
Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has completed her degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Britain's prestigious Oxford University.

UK Says Post-Study Work Visa Rights Of Indian Students Safe Amid Pandemic

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 11:48am
The UK government has issued updated guidelines to confirm that international students, including Indians, will remain eligible for post-study work rights at the end of their degree course even if...

Review: Jimmy Sheirgill Powers 'Your Honor'

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 11:39am
Your Honor Review: Mita Vashisht is brilliant as the simmering, sniggering, stonewalling police officer, Varun Badola stands tall in the guise of a family man forced by circumstances to stoop low.

La Liga: Karim Benzema Double Helps Real Madrid Outclass Valencia

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 11:35am
Real Madrid registered an impressive victory over Valencia that reduces their deficit to two points behind Barcelona, who play away at Sevilla on Friday.

"Disappointing": Canada PM On Jagmeet Singh's Expulsion From Parliament

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 11:31am
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday stood behind the leader of an opposition party who had been temporarily thrown out of Parliament for accusing another member of racism.

FIFA 21 Progress, Saves Won't Carry Over to PS5, Xbox Series X

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 11:29am
FIFA 21 progress and save games - except for Ultimate Team and Volta Football - won't carry over from PS4 to PS5, or Xbox One to Xbox Series X. That applies to Online Seasons, Co-Op Seasons,...

Parents, School Management Must Cooperate: CBSE Director

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 11:18am
CBSE's Training and Skills Director Biswajit Saha's comments came amid growing discontent among parents of various private schools over, what they claim, irrational fees charged even during the...

Sensex Opens Over 100 Points Higher, Nifty Above 10,100

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 11:17am
On the whole, global markets have been sideswiped this week on fresh contagion concerns, prompting some investors to temper their optimism about how quickly the global economy can recover for the...

Sensex, Nifty Likely To Open Lower Today

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 11:17am
At 8:34 am, the SGX Nifty futures were down 36.40 points - or 0.36 per cent - at 10,038.30.

Indian Students' UK Post-Study Work Visa Rights Safe Amid COVID-19

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 11:12am
The UK government has issued updated guidance to confirm that international students, including Indians, will remain eligible for post-study work rights at the end of their degree course even if they...

Facebook Removes Trump Campaign Ads With Symbol Once Used By Nazis

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 11:08am
Facebook on Thursday deactivated dozens of ads placed by US President Donald Trump's reelection campaign that included a symbol once used by the Nazis to designate political prisoners in concentration...

Chinese Army May Have Provoked Clash To Grab Indian Territory: US Senator

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 11:08am
For the sake of grabbing territory, the Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) of China appears to have instigated the most violent clash between the two Asian giants, a top American Senator said on Thursday.

In 13 Days, Petrol, Diesel Rates Hiked By More Than Rs 7 Per Litre

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 10:58am
Petrol, Diesel Price Today: In Delhi, the price of petrol was increased by 56 paise per litre and diesel by 63 paise per litre with effect from 6 am.

China's Border Acts To Take Advantage Of COVID Distractions: US Official

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 10:44am
China opening multiple fronts like the one on India border may be because of Beijing's assessment that the world is distracted due to COVID-19 pandemic and it may advantage of it, a top American...

US Considering Restoring India's Preferential Trade Status: Top Official

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 10:34am
The US is mulling over restoring India's beneficiary status under its trade preference programme Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) on receiving a counterbalancing proposal from New Delhi, a top...

High-Stakes Battle In Rajya Sabha Today For Seats From 10 States

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 10:20am
Elections to 24 Rajya Sabha seats - most of them put on hold since March by the coronavirus pandemic -- will finally be held today. The build-up to the elections, in which seats from 10 states are at...

"Deepest Condolences To People Of India": US On Soldiers Killed In Action

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 10:18am
The US has conveyed it condolences to India after 20 soldiers laid down their lives in stopping Chinese aggression in eastern Ladakh on Monday. "We extend our deepest condolences to the people of...

China Publishes Coronavirus Genome Data After Latest Beijing Outbreak

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 10:09am
China has published the genome data for the coronavirus behind the latest COVID-19 outbreak in the capital city of Beijing, the website of state-backed National Microbiology Data Center showed on...

Atlanta Cop Charged With Murder For Shooting Black Man Surrenders

News Feed - Fri, 19/06/2020 - 9:54am
The former Atlanta police officer charged with murder in the shooting death of Rayshard Brooks last week turned himself into authorities on Thursday afternoon, in keeping with an arrangement with...