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Uncertainty as K'taka Cong yet to decide state party chief
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Dinesh Gundu Rao who had resigned as Congress' Karnataka unit President two months back after the bypoll debacle, met party interim chief Sonia Gandhi and demanded an early appointment to the post.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
School principal in UP advises on cheating, gets arrested
Mau (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 20 (IANS) Even as the Yogi Adityanath government has gone overboard saying that it will ensure a fair board examination this year, a school principal in Mau district has been arrested after he was caught on camera giving tips to students on cheating in the exams.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Education
Why parents should worry about girls' perfect selfies
New York, Feb 20 (IANS) Parents, please take note. Researchers have recently found that adolescent girls who invest a lot of time in editing and selecting the perfect selfie may feel more body shame and appearance anxiety.
2020-02-20
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine,Lifestyle/Fashion
SC stays death warrant of convict in rape-murder of 3-yr-old
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the death warrant issued by a Gujarat court in the execution of a 22-year-old man convicted in the rape and murder of a three-year-old child in Surat in 2018.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Modi greets Arunachal, Mizoram on their Statehood Day
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi warmly greeted the people of Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh on their Statehood Day on Thursday.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
UK set for month's worth of rain in 24 hours
London, Feb 20 (IANS) A months worth of rain is expected to fall across the UK in the next 24 hours as deluged communities were struggling to cope in the wake of storm Dennis, it was reported on Thursday.
2020-02-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Creator of cut-and-paste, Larry Tesler dies at 74
San Francisco, Feb 20 (IANS) Larry Tesler, a computer scientist and user interface (UI) guru, who is most well-known for creating the seminal computer concepts cut, copy and paste, has passed away. He was 74.
2020-02-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
As Trump visit draw near, Yamuna & Taj health take centre-stage
Agra, Feb 20 (IANS) Ahead of US President Donald Trump's visit to the Taj city next week, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has mounted a massive image makeover of the city, that people have called "unprecedented".
2020-02-20
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
Trader held for offensive post against UP CM Adityanath
Greater Noida (UP), Feb 20 (IANS) A trader has been arrested in Greater Noida for allegedly sharing an "offensive" Facebook post against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Harry-Meghan's royal duties to officially end on March 31
London, Feb 20 (IANS) The royal duties of the UK's Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle will officially end on March 31, their office has announced.
2020-02-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
US first lady to see happiness curriculum in Delhi school
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) US First Lady Melania Trump is likely to visit a Delhi government school in the national capital on Tuesday to watch the "happiness curriculum", sources said on Thursday.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Delhi,National
India bigger problem than China for climate change: Bloomberg
New York, Feb. Feb 20 (IANS) Michael Bloomberg, the aspirant for the Democratic Party's nomination for President, has said that India was a big problem for climate change than China and drew immediate media criticism.
2020-02-20
Category: International, United States,Politics
Trump visit to Ashram most likely to get cancelled
Gandhinagar, Feb 20 (IANS) There is every possibility that US President Donald Trump might cut short his stay in Ahmedabad to accomodate for a likely Agra visit.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Six Chinese screened in Shimla, no symptoms of coronavirus
Shimla, Feb 20 (IANS) Six Chinese nationals who were screened for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the Himachal Pradesh capital, showed no symptoms of the disease, officials said on Thursday.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National
9 die in German bar shootings, suspect's body found (2nd Ld)
Berlin, Feb 20 (IANS) The body of the suspected perpetrator of the two shootings in the German city of Hanau that left at least nine people dead, has been found in his house along with another one, police said on Thursday.
2020-02-20
Category: International, Germany,Politics
Researchers make 1st 3D map of COVID-19
New York, Feb 20 (IANS) Researchers have made a critical breakthrough towards developing a vaccine for the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) by creating the first 3D atomic scale map of the part of the virus that attaches to and infects human cells.
2020-02-20
Category: International, United States,National
Justin Bieber claims he'd beat Tom Cruise in a fight
Los Angeles, Feb 20 (IANS) Justin Bieber was riled up by James Corden on "Carpool Karaoke", as the talk show host said he'd back Hollywood Tom Cruise to beat the singer in a fight.
2020-02-20
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Putin discussed govt resignation with ex-PM beforehand
Moscow, Feb 20 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin has revealed that he had notified former Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev about the governments resignation beforehand, a media report said on Thursday.
2020-02-20
Category: International, Russian Federation,Politics
Man dies after dragged for 400 m by SUV in Delhi
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) In a shocking incident, a man was crushed under the wheels of an SUV after being dragged for 400 meters in a bid to stop the vehicle that had hit his motorcycle in Delhi.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
'Pull in Indian culinary scene to connect to roots'
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANSlife) India is the land of spices. With spices being used in Indian food to improve taste, aroma, flavour and colour of a preparation, it is no wonder that fine dining Indian restaurants are making age-old authentic delicacies and spices their selling points.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Trump-Modi roadshow named 'Unity in Diversity'
Gandhinagar, Feb 19 (IANS) The theme of Donald Trump-Narendra Modi roadshow has been named 'Unity in Diversity', which will depict the cultural diversity of India.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Mani hints at shift in Pak stand on hosting Asia Cup
Lahore, Feb 19 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ehsan Mani said on Wednesday that the country may be ready to give up the hosting rights of the Asia Cup T20 tournament which is slated to be held in September 2020.
2020-02-19
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Passengers offloaded for unruly behaviour, tried to open aircraft door
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Few passengers travelling onboard an IndiGo flight were offloaded at Delhi's IGI Airport after one of them tried to open the aircraft's door.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Indian Army to have new headquarters at Delhi Cantonment
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) With the creation of the Department of Military Affairs, the Ministry of Defence has decided to move out the India Army from its iconic South Block office at Raisina Hill in front of the President's residence to Delhi Cantonment.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,National
Will India be a $5tn economy by 2025? Manmohan thinks not (2nd Ld)
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Lashing out at the government for being in denial mode, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday agreed with a former close aide that the Centre's hopes of turning India into a $5 trillion economy by 2024-25 was "wishful thinking".
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,National
JU holds students union elections after three years
Kolkata, Feb 19 (IANS) After a three-year hiatus, student union elections were held in Jadavpur University on Wednesday, with the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (AVBP), the student wing of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), fielding candidates for the first time in the institution known for its firebrand Left politics.
2020-02-19
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Education,Politics
Lower judiciary not eligible to recruited as district judge: SC
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that the members of the subordinate judicial services cannot be considered eligible for appointment as district judges through the way of direct recruitment.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
China expels three WSJ journalists for 'racist' article
Washington, Feb 19 (IANS) Three foreign journalists of The Wall Street Journal were on Wednesday ordered to leave China within five days over an opinion piece on the country's handling of the coronavirus outbreak which the Chinese government termed "racist", reports said.
2020-02-19
Category: International, United States,Media
Sania loses in women's doubles 2nd round in Dubai
Dubai, Feb 19 (IANS) Sania Mirza's campaign at the Dubai Open came to an end on Wednesday after she and her French partner Caroline Garcia lost 2-6, 4-6 in the second round against fifth seeds Saisai Zheng of China and Barbora Krejcikova of Czech Republic.
2020-02-19
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Tennis
One secondary exam candidate arrested, 3 others banned in Bengal
Kolkata, Feb 19 (IANS) One Madhyamik (secondary) examination candidate was arrested in West Bengal on Wednesday for trying to leak the English question paper on TikTok while three others were banned for bringing mobile phones to the examination centre, officials said.
2020-02-19
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Education
Srikanth, Saina through to 2nd round in Barcelona
Barcelona, Feb 19 (IANS) Kidambi Srikanth on Wednesday beat compatriot Shubhankar Dey 23-21, 21-18 to go through to the second round of the Barcelona Spain Masters Super 300. It is the first win in the last four tournaments for the former world number one.
2020-02-19
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Badminton
End hunger strike, demands under study: IIMC to students
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) here on Wednesday appealed the students to end indefinite hunger strike as their demands were under consideration.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education
Karnataka HC grants bail to 21 Mangluru anti-CAA protesters
Bengaluru, Feb 19 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court on Monday granted bail to 21 people, jailed in Mangluru for alleged offences committed in the anti-CAA demonstrations, pointing out that police deliberately tried covering up their excesses against the protesters.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Karnataka,National
VHP welcomes changes in Ram Janmabhoomi trust
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) After initial disenchantment with the formation of the Ram Temple trust, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Wednesday warmly welcomed the induction of Nritya Gopal Das and VHP's Champat Rai into the trust.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Religion
Ram temple as per model but grander, says Mahant Nritya Gopal
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Mahant Nritya Gopal Das, the newly-appointed Chairman of the Ram Mandir Trust, said the new model of the Ram Mandir will remain the same as proposed by the VHP, but some changes will be made to make it even higher and bigger.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Religion
J&K Police arrest 3 drug peddlers
Srinagar, Feb 19 (IANS) As part of their crackdown on drug dealings in Awantipora in South Kashmir, the police have arrested three drug peddlers and seized contraband substance from their possession.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Modi govt doesn't acknowledge slowdown: Manmohan
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday launched a scathing attack on the BJP-led NDA government over the country's economic situation, saying the Narendra Modi government does not acknowledge the word "slowdown".
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,National
Number of dugong in Gujarat may be more than estimated
Gandhinagar, Feb 19 (IANS) There's a good news for wildlife enthusiasts, especially marine, that dugongs, feared to have gone extinct along the Gujarat coast, might be there in decent numbers. It was earlier estimated to be around a dozen or so.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Environment/Wildlife
All private schools in JK must adhere to govt norms
Srinagar, Feb 19 (IANS) The Commissioner Secretary of J&K School Education, Hirdesh Kumar, on Wednesday directed officials of the Department of School Education to ensure that private School authorities strictly follow the fee structure norms laid down by the government.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Education
No visas for low-skilled workers, says UK govt
London, Feb 19 (IANS) Low-skilled workers would not get visas under post-Brexit immigration plans unveiled by the British government.
2020-02-19
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
PM Modi munches on 'litti-chokha', 'kulhad chai'
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Twitterati were left impressed on Wednesday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a surprise visit to 'Hunar Haat' on Delhi's Rajpath, where he interacted with artisans and relished 'litti-chokha' and 'kulhad' tea.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,National
SC invites Gadkari to court on issues related to EVs
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday expressed willingness to interact with Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari to consider issues related to procurement of electric vehicles (EVs), which could play a major role in curbing air pollution, for public transport and setting up charging infrastructure for these vehicles in the country.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Government should form a trust for mosque too: Pawar
Lucknow, Feb 19 (IANS) Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) President Sharad Pawar on Wednesday said that the government should provide the funds for the mosque in Ayodhya.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Sidhu an honest man, says Punjab AAP chief Mann
Chandigarh, Feb 19 (IANS) Preparing a roadmap to win the 2022 Punjab assembly elections, Punjab AAP chief Bhagwant Mann on Wednesday praised Congress leader and former minister Navjot Singh Sidhu, who is in "self-imposed" political exile since quitting the Amarinder Singh-led cabinet last July.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Two Chinese crew of a ship tests negative for coronavirus infection
Chennai, Feb 19 (IANS) In a big relief, two Chinese crew of M.V. Magnate ship that berthed at the Chennai port with mild fever were declared free of coronavirus infection after the tests of their blood samples turned negative.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National
BJP MLA, six others booked for rape in UP district
Bhadohi (UP), Feb 19 (IANS) An FIR has been lodged against BJP MLA Ravindra Nath Tripathi and six others in Bhadohi on Wednesday for allegedly raping a woman repeatedly for a month in 2017.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Winter may be best time of year to conceive
New York, Feb 19 (IANS) Couples are most likely to start conceiving in September but it's in late November and early December that they have the best chances of conceiving, say researchers.
2020-02-19
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine,Lifestyle/Fashion
Disembarkation from Diamond Princess to continue till Feb 21
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Amid the passengers quarantined at Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan, the India embassy in Tokyo on Wednesday said the disembarkation of the passengers from the cruise ship is likely to continue till February 21.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,National
MH370 was mass murder suicide by the pilot: Tony Abbott
London, Feb 19 (IANS) Former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott has claimed that the ill-fated Malaysian MH370 that went missing on March 8, 2014 after taking off from Kuala Lumpur, was downed by a suicidal pilot.
2020-02-19
Category: International, United Kingdom,Human Interest/Society
Malaysia officials believed pilot downed missing plane: Aus ex-PM
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Australia's former Prime Minister Tony Abbott has claimed that Malaysian authorities believed that the MH370 flight that went missing with 239 persons on board in March 2014 was downed by its pilot in a murder-suicide plot, a media report said on Wednesday.
2020-02-19
Category: International, India,Crime/Disaster/Accident