Realpolitik behind Tulsi Gabbard’s exit from Howdy Modi event

Bengaluru: US presidential aspirant Tulsi Gabbard, adored by her fans as the first Hindu member of the Congress, confirmed on Wednesday (September 18) that she will not be attending ‘Howdy Modi’, the mega diaspora event scheduled for Sunday (September 22) in Houston-Texas for prime minister Narendra Modi.

Maradu residents live in fear as sword of demolition drive hangs

Kochi: The past few days have been traumatic for Krishna Latha, a resident of the multi-storied Holy Faith apartment complex situated along the banks of Vembanadu Lake in Maradu of Kerala’s Ernakulam district.

Tirumala temple board packed with industrialists, politicians

Industrialists with political clout and ruling party leaders have been nominated as members of the expanded board of the prestigious Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), which manages the affairs of India’s richest temple.

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Vlogging: Making a living and living their dreams

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Maradu residents live in fear as sword of demolition drive hangs

Kochi: The past few days have been traumatic for Krishna Latha, a resident of the multi-storied Holy Faith apartment complex situated along the banks of Vembanadu Lake in Maradu of Kerala’s Ernakulam district.

Tirumala temple board packed with industrialists, politicians

Industrialists with political clout and ruling party leaders have been nominated as members of the expanded board of the prestigious Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), which manages the affairs of India’s richest temple.

Room for more rate cuts as govt’s hands are tied, says RBI governor

After surprising everyone with four successive rate cuts this year, governor of Reserve Bank of India Shaktikanta Das said on Thursday (September 19) that there was more room to do so given the growth deceleration and stable inflation that is li...

Nirmala Sitharaman announces ‘loan melas’ to boost credit ...

Chennai: To ensure maximum credit disbursal during the festival season, Nirmala Sitharaman said that public sector banks will organise meetings with NBFC and retail borrowers in 400 districts starting next week to provide credit to borrowers, including homebuyers and farmers.

Jio adds 85.39 lakh users in July; Airtel, Idea lose 60 lakh users com...

New Delhi: Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio added 85.39 lakh mobile users in July, while arch rivals Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea lost a cumulative 60 lakh users during the month, according to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) data. The over...

India may have to look for alternatives as Saudi crude supply hit

Chennai: The rise in crude prices would translate into higher domestic retail prices, which in turn is likely to depress the demand for consumption, especially those units that use oil as the primary input — say automobiles.

Six crore EPFO members to get 8.65% interest for 2018-19, says Gangwar...

New Delhi: Labour minister Santosh Gangwar on Tuesday (September 17) said over 6 crore EPFO accounts will be credited with interest amount at 8.65% for 2018-19 ahead of the festival season. The Central Board of Trustees – the apex decision-making body o...

Crude shock at Dalal Street, Sensex tumbles 642 points, Nifty slumps

Chennai: Equity markets came under heavy selling pressure on Tuesday on fears that a spike in crude prices following attacks on Saudi oil facilities could hurt the economy further. Sensex fell 642 points at its day’s low of 36,500 while Nifty slumped below 10,817.

Unsold radio waves resulted in ₹5.4 lakh crore losses, claims BIF

New Delhi: Radio waves unsold in past auctions cost India an estimated ₹5.4 lakh crores in economic losses, claimed industry body Broadband India Forum, urging the government to ensure adequacy and "reasonable" rates for upcoming 5G auction. BIF said th...

Crude prices witness record surge after drone attack on Saudi oilfield...

Chennai: Crude prices witnessed its biggest intraday jump to over $71 per barrel on Monday (September 16) after a drone attack by Yemen’s Houthi rebels on Saudi Arabia’s largest oil processing plant sparked a major fire on Saturday.
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Crunched for finance, auto component industry suffers

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Tourist boat capsizes in Godavari, more than 30 feared drown...

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Kartarpur corridor project: Explained

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Hit by auto slowdown, jobless truckers lose hope

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Final moments of mission Chandrayaan-2

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Bajrang, Ravi qualify for Tokyo Olympics by reaching World C’shi...

Nur-Sultan (Kazakhstan): Bajrang Punia qualified for Tokyo Olympics by strolling into the semifinals while Ravi Dahiya joined him with shock victories over his more fancied rivals in the World Wrestling Championships here on Thursday (September 19).

Sindhu bows out of China Open, Satwik loses both doubles match

Changzhou (China): Reigning world champion PV Sindhu made an early exit from the China Open after losing a three-game thriller against Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong in the womens singles pre-quarterfinals here on Thursday.

Phogat wins bronze at World Wrestling Championship, Dhanda ousted

Chennai: India's Vinesh Phogat clinched the bronze medal at World Wrestling Championship after registering a victory over Greece's Maria Prevolaraki at Nur-Sultan (Kazakhstan) on Wednesday (September 18). The 25-year-old, earlier in the...

Indian men finish fifth, win gold in 1st Division at Asian TT Champion...

New Delhi: The Indian men's team logged their best ever result at ITTF Asian Table Tennis Championships, finishing fifth after beating Hong Kong 3-1 in the classification match here on Wednesday (September 18). The Indian team also defeat...

Panghal, Kaushik enter semis; India assured of 2 medals at world boxing

Chennai: With Indian boxers putting their best foot forward, they have rest assured of two medals at the men's World Championships. Asian Games gold medallist Amit Panghal and Manish Kaushik entered the semifinals with contrasting but impressive victories in Ekaterinburg (Russia) on Wednesday (September 18). While Amit Panghal reached the semis, competing in the 52kg category defeating Filipino Carlo Paalam 4-1, Commonwealth Games silver-medall...

HEALTH

India needs strengthening of healthcare delivery to tackle quackery

Chennai: Jaya R, a domestic help i...

Playing Chinese game ‘Mahjong’ may boost mental health: Study

Beijing: Regularly playing the pop...

Study finds air pollution reaches placenta during pregnancy

Washington: A new study suggests when...

Reason behind people gaining weight as they get older decoded

London: Scientists have found why...

Microplastics harming our drinking water: Study

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EDUCATION

IIT Bombay graduate joins railways as trackman in Jharkhand

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Unable to find jobs, engineering graduates hit roads as delivery boys

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2400% hike in CBSE board exam fees for SC/ST students

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Watching what children watch: Why cyber safety is everyone’s concern

With early exposure to the internet, children and adolescents don’t just have to face the perils of the real world, as the pervasive virtual world has made them all the more vulnerable.

Bengaluru named India’s best student city in new rankings

London: In a new worldwide rankin...