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4th Test, Day 3 Live: Sundar, Axar Take India’s Lead Past 100

IND vs ENG Live: Washington Sundar plays a shot during Day 2 of the 4th Test match.© BCCI India will be aiming to register a strong first innings lead against England on Day 3 of the fourth Test match, at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. Currently seven wickets down, Washington Sundar and Axar Patel…

Actor Mithun Chakraborty Likely To Share Stage With PM Modi Tomorrow

The RSS chief had met Mithun Chakraborty on February 16 in Mumbai.Kolkata: Actor Mithun Chakraborty, Trinamool Congress's former Rajya Sabha member, is likely to share the stage with Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow at Kolkata's Brigade Parade Ground. Whether the movie star will campaign for the BJP in the upcoming West Bengal Assembly election is…

Kannada poet Lakshminarayana Bhatta passes away

Born in 1936 in Shivamogga district, he was a prolific writer, publishing several collections of poems besides critical works and translations. File photo of noted Kannada poet N.S. Lakshminarayana Bhatta.   | Photo Credit: SREENIVASA MURTHY V. Born in 1936 in Shivamogga district, he was a prolific writer, publishing several collections of poems besides critical…

A.P. SEC to take action against electioneering by ward volunteers

Complaints can be registered on 0866-2466877, the commission’s 24x7 call centre. Complaints can be registered on 0866-2466877, the commission’s 24x7 call centre. State Election Commissioner N. Ramesh Kumar said in a press release that electioneering involving ward volunteers for the elections to Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) is prohibited and constitutes an electoral offence in violation…

Uttarakhand Glacier Burst Was Triggered by Massive Rockslide, Say Scientists in Report

The avalanche and flooding in the Dhauli Ganga, Rishi Ganga and Alaknanda rivers that swept away homes and left at least 70 people dead and 125 missing, was caused by a massive rockslide, said scientific findings released on Friday by International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), an intergovernmental body. According to a report in…

India and European Union are democratic superpowers, says Sweden PM

Indian PM Narendra Modi on Friday held a virtual summit with Swedish counterpart, the second such virtual summit with any Nordic country. (Image: ANI) Updated: Mar 6, 2021, 07:56 AM IST In signs of growing ties and shared values between India and Sweden, Prime Minister of Sweden Stefan Löfven at the virtual summit on Friday…

Govt plans to blend ethanol with petrol – know how it will benefit farmers

40,000 crore of investment is supposed to come in these projects, creating numerous job opportunities directly & indirectly in these projects. File photo Updated: Mar 6, 2021, 06:31 AM IST To improve the earnings of farmers and reduce dependency on the import of crude oil, the government has planned to blend ethanol with petrol. This…

A proposal to raise the minimum wage was killed in the Senate after 8 Democrats voted against the bill

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 14: Senator Joe Manchin, a Democrat from West Virginia, speaks during a news conference with a bipartisan group of lawmakers as they announce a proposal for a Covid-19 relief bill on Capitol Hill, on Monday, December 14, 2020 in Washington, DC. Lawmakers from both chambers released a $908 billion package Monday,…