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'Weird that no teams will play matches at their home venues'
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Bollywood actress and Indian Premier League team Punjab Kings co-owner Preity Zinta on Sunday took to Twitter to share that she feels weird about the fact that no teams will play any matches at their home venues and there will be no crowds in the stadiums in the present season of the IPL.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Fate of Bengal can't be decided by 'bombs, bullets': Gambhir
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Expressing concern over political violence in West Bengal, former cricketer and BJP MP Gautam Gambhir has said that the fate of the people as well as of the state cannot be decided by "bombs and bullets".
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
China talks peace, partnership, prosperity with India
New Delhi/Beijing, March 7 (IANS) China on Sunday talked peace, partnership and prosperity with India, insisting that it is committed to settling the boundary dispute with New Delhi through dialogue and consultations.
2021-03-07
Category: International, India,National,Diplomacy,Politics
Business confidence in India touches decadal high: FICCI
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) As the demand scenario improves and economic activities gather momentum, a FICCI survey shows that confidence among Indian businesses and entrepreneurs is significantly high and the business confidence index is at a decadal high.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Delhi Assembly likely to witness uproar over Question Hour
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The first day of the Delhi Assembly Budget Session, which begins from Monday, is likely to witness some noisy scenes as the BJP-led Opposition has decided to protest against the AAP government's decision to dispense with the Question Hour proceedings.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
BCCI invites bids for construction services at NCA
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday invited bids for turnkey design build construction services for the upcoming campus of the National Cricket Academy (NCA) at Bengaluru, through a tender process.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Mumbai face depleted Goa in quest for 1st ISL final (Match Preview 113)
Bambolim (Goa), March 7 (IANS) Mumbai City and FC Goa start on a clean slate in the second leg of their Indian Super League (ISL) semi-final on Monday at the GMC Stadium after the first leg ended in a 2-2 draw.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
Mamata takes out march in Siliguri against LPG price hike
Kolkata, March 7 (IANS) As Prime Minister Narendra Modi was addressing a public rally at in Kolkata, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday took out a protest march in north Bengal's Siliguri against hike in domestic LPG cylinder prices.
2021-03-07
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Hry first to achieve targets in rural road construction: Dy CM
Chandigarh, March 7 (IANS) Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala on Sunday said Haryana is the first state to successfully complete the first-batch of phase-III of the Pradhan Mantri Gramin Sadak Yojana.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Yediyurappa to present K'taka Budget on Monday
Bengaluru, March 7 (IANS) Amid the Covid pandemic and its year-long fallout, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa is set to present the state Budget for ensuing fiscal year 2021-22 in the Assembly on Monday, an official said on Sunday.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
'Heartfelt thanks to Indian Army for inviting me to Uri Base Camp'
Uri, March 7 (IANS) Bollywood actor Vicky Kaushal on Sunday expressed gratitude to the Indian Army for inviting him to the Uri Base camp in Kashmir.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
'Heartfelt thanks to Indian Army for inviting me to Uri Base Camp'
Uri, March 7 (IANS) Bollywood actor Vicky Kaushal on Sunday expressed gratitude to the Indian Army for inviting him to the Uri Base camp in Kashmir.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Focussed on Olympics, javelin ace Neeraj Chopra shuns mobile
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) To stay away from distraction, Olympic Games-bound star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra wouldn't interact with people on his cell phone, said his uncle on Sunday.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
'Deep learning among top in-demand skills of 2020 in India'
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Deep learning and data engineering are top nanodegree programmes showing the country's growing interest towards artificial intelligence (AI) and data, says a new report.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Google Camera 8.2 improves long-press video recording
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Google has started rolling out its Camera app version 8.2 on the Pixel series phone bringing an improved experience for taking videos with a long-press of the shutter button.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Speculation in Assam BJP on CM face after Sarma gets ticket
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Speculation is rife in BJP's Assam unit over its Chief Ministerial candidate after it decided to field state leader Himanta Biswa Sarma in the Assembly polls.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
'Delhi govt providing lowest tariff for EV charging stations'
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The Delhi government under its 'Switch Delhi' campaign is focused on setting up charging stations for electric vehicles in the residential colonies across the city, said Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot on Sunday.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
'Bio-bubble gave us options, helped players get to know each other'
Ahmedabad, March 7 (IANS) India head coach Ravi Shastri on Sunday credited life in a bio-bubble for the Indian Test team having multiple options for each position and also cocked a snook at the inconsistent World Test Championship points system that almost cost the team a place in the final.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
'Trinamool ka khela khatam, vikas shuru': PM Modi (Ld)
Kolkata, March 7 (IANS) In his first public rally after announcement of dates for the eight-phase Assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday went full-throttle against the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal.
2021-03-07
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Women operating over 1,000 Jan Aushadhi Kendras: Modi
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) While addressing the 'Jan Aushadhi Diwas' celebrations through video conferencing, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the 'Jan Aushadhi' scheme is fast becoming the medium of both social service and employment. These schemes are becoming a boon for the poor sections of society and especially the middle class families.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Kisan Cong protest in Delhi against farm laws
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Kisan Congress workers on Sunday carried soil from 101 villages across the country to protest against the three farm laws in the national capital.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
AAP to launch drive to assess work done by civic agencies
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party would soon launch a drive to get an assessment from the people about the development works done by the civic bodies in the city ruled by the BJP.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Delhi records 286 new Covid cases, 2 deaths in 24 hrs
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The national capital on Sunday recorded 286 fresh Covid-19 cases and two deaths in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of cases to 6,41,101 and the death toll to 1,092.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Nia Sharma is just a modern brown girl with goals
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Television actress Nia Sharma has shared a sizzling picture on social media and labelled herself just a modern brown girl with goals.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Delhi beat Uttarakhand by 4 wickets
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) All-round performances from captain Pradeep Sangwan and Nitish Rana and an unbeaten 95 by Anuj Rawat helped Delhi beat Uttarakhand in a one-off pre-quarter-final in the Vijay Hazare Trophy on Sunday at the Arun Jaitley Stadium.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Unregistered HCWs, FLWs can get Covid jab on site
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Health care and frontline workers who were not registered on CoWIN portal for vaccination can now avail it offline after procuring proof of employment from their workplaces. The government has outlined a standard operating procedure in this regard, mentioned in an order issued by Delhi Health Department, officials said.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
PM suggests farmers to promote coarse grain (Ld)
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Aim to double farmers' income by 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday suggested them to promote coarse grain to add to their income as well as to provide nutritious food grain.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
MANUU to organise mobile film festival on women empowerment
Hyderabad, March 7 (IANS) Moulana Azad National Urdu University's Instructional Media Centre will be organising a thematic film festival on women empowerment on the occasion of International Women's Day on Monday.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Education
Multilayer masks effective to prevent aerosol generation: IISc
Bengaluru, March 7 (IANS) As triple-layered and N95 masks offer best protection from Covid, they must be used where health officials have made it mandatory to prevent aerosol generation, according to a study by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc)on Sunday.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
New Delhi Marathon: Bugatha, Sudha win, miss Olympic qualification
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Army's Srinu Bugatha and Asian Games gold medallist Sudha Singh won the men's and women's titles respectively of the sixth New Delhi Marathon on Sunday. Both the winners, however, fell short of the qualification timings of this year's Olympic Games.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
'Jai Shri Ram' works everywhere: Yogi
Lucknow, March 7 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that the magic of 'Jai Shri Ram' will work across the country.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
PM to address rally to mark 3 yr of BJP govt in Tripura
Agartala, March 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a mega rally in Tripura on Tuesday to mark the completion of three years of BJP government in the state.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Tripura,National,Politics
Ronit Roy looking for peace of mind, freedom of soul
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Actor Ronit Roy is looking for peace of mind and freedom of soul. The 55-year-old actor took to social media on Sunday to share with his fans what he wants from life.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Centre proposes to raise LIC's authorised capital to Rs 25K cr
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) With a view of listing the state-run insurance major Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC), the government has proposed to raise the authorised capital of LIC to Rs 25,000 crore.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
1st ODI: SA cruise to eight-wicket win over India
Lucknow, March 7 (IANS) Openers Laura Wolvaardt and and Lizelle Lee led South Africa to a eight-wicket win over India after spinner Shabnim Ismail's 3/28 restricted the hosts to 177/9 in the first ODI at the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium on Sunday. South Africa have thus taken a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,Sports,Cricket
Arshad: A year ago this was our last normal week
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Bollywood actor Arshad Warsi on Sunday recalled memories from March last year, which witnessed the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic in India.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Worst phase of Covid appears to be over: V-P
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Referring to the largest vaccination drive in the world against Covid-19 being undertaken in India, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said that the worst phase of the pandemic appears to be over.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Yami gives tutorial on how to get clicked for picture
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Bollywood actress Yami Gautam has shared steps on how to get the perfect picture on her social media platform.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Alaya F: O Romeo, where is my suntan lotion?
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Bollywood actress Alaya F has a quirky spin to Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare in her latest post on social media.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
UP to get 16 new ITIs soon
Lucknow, March 7 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has issued directives to set up 16 new Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) based on a PPP model, across the state.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Education,Politics
Modi prepares development roadmap for Bengal
Kolkata, March 7 (IANS) Preparing a roadmap for the upcoming state Assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government has shattered the expectations of people in West Bengal.
2021-03-07
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
AAP gives Zero Hour notice in RS over MP's death
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has given a Zero Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha over the death of Dadra and Nagar Haveli MP Mohan Delkar allegedly by suicide.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Ban or no ban? Huawei bags Airtel contract
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Chinese telecom equipment company, Huawei has bagged a new contract from Bharti Airtel at a time when Chinese companies are under the government scanner.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National
MIT-WPU to offer Blockchain-anchored digital degrees
Pune, March 7 (IANS) The MIT World Peace University (MIT-WPU) announced that it has become the first in India to offer Blockchain-anchored digital degrees and diplomas to its students.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Technology,Education
Heated debate likely in RS as Oppn plans to corner govt (Ld)
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) As the Parliament is all set to reconvene on Monday after a brief interval during the Budget Session, the Opposition is gearing up to corner the government over various issues.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
IPL to start on April 9, MI face RCB in opener (2nd Ld)
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL) will start on April 9 and its final will be held on May 30, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said on Sunday. Mumbai Indians face Royal Challengers Bangalore in the first match of the season which will be played in Chennai.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Garmin launches new smartwatch in India for Rs 20,990
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Smart wearables and GPS tracker maker Garmin on Sunday launched its new smartwatch - 'Lily' at a starting price of Rs 20,990 in the Indian market.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Health/Medicine
Suvendu confident to defeat Mamata, urges people to have faith
Kolkata, March 7 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Suvendu Adhikari on Sunday challenged West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee saying that he would defeat the Trinamool Congress supremo in East Midnapore's Nandigram in the Assembly elections.
2021-03-07
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
IT raids on 2 Chennai-based groups reveal Rs 1k cr undisclosed income
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The Income Tax Department has carried out searches on two Chennai-based groups, one of which is a leading bullion trader in Tamil Nadu and the other is one of the biggest jewellery retailers in South India.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Ileana's 'killer workouts' have made her arms sore
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Bollywood actress Ileana D'cruz has shared that she cannot raise her arms courtesy her killer workouts in a hilarious new post on social media.
2021-03-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood