Never Said Patanjali Medicine Can Cure COVID-19: CEO Acharya Balkrishna

The Ministry of Ayush had asked Patanjali to provide details of the medicine (File) New Delhi: Yoga teacher Ramdev’s Patanjali Ayurved never claimed it can cure COVID-19 with its medicines, Coronil and Swasari, the firm’s Chief Executive Officer Acharya Balkrishna said on Tuesday, adding it just shared the favourable outcome of clinical trials on patients. […]

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Bodies Of COVID-19 Victims Tossed Into Mass Grave In Karnataka

Ballari District Collector SS Nakul said the “humanitarian” aspect was under investigation Bengaluru: Eight bodies – believed to be of those killed by the COVID-19 virus – wrapped in plastic are being tossed into a common pit for burial in a disturbing video that emerged Tuesday from Karnataka’s Ballari district. Ballari Deputy Commissioner Collector SS […]

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Krishna Shares A Priceless Throwback Pic With Dad Jackie Shroff

Krishna Shroff with Jackie Shroff. (courtesy: kishushroff) Highlights Krishna posted a throwback picture on her Instagram story She wrote, “That forever kind” Krishna accompanied it with a heart emoji New Delhi: Krishna Shroff’s latest Instagram story has our heart. On Tuesday, Krishna posted a million-dollar throwback picture of herself along with her father and Bollywood […]

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US FCC Classifies Huawei and ZTE as Security Threats, Cuts off Funding

US FCC has classified Huawei and ZTE as security threats, and banned them as suppliers for projects under its Universal Service Fund, because of alleged ties to Chinese military and intelligence services. The Federal Communications Commission is the US agency that regulates all communications technology. In a news release explaining the decision, the FCC said […]

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80 Crore People To Get Free Food Grains Till November-End, Says PM Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said a key government scheme for free food grains to 80 crore people, India’s poorest, would be extended to November as the country fights coronavirus. “Keeping in mind all the festivals that are coming up in the next few months, this scheme to provide 80 crore people with […]

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Director Shekhar Kapur’s Statement To Be Recorded In Sushant Rajput’s Death

Sushant Singh Rajput: The police have so far recorded statements of 28 people. Mumbai: The Mumbai Police will record the statement of filmmaker Shekhar Kapur in actor Sushant Singh Rajput death case. The national award-winning director had indicated in a tweet after his death that the actor was upset and “would weep on my shoulder”. […]

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“Ban On Apps Selective, Could Violate WTO Rules”, Says China: 10 Points

The government banned the 59 Chinese-origin apps over national security concerns (Representational) New Delhi: India’s move to ban 59 Chinese-origin mobile phone apps “abuses national security exceptions” and could constitute a breach of WTO rules, China said Tuesday in a strong response to the development, adding that it was “seriously concerned”. TikTok, WeChat, UC Browser […]

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Groom Dead, 111 Guests Test Positive For COVID-19 After Wedding In Bihar

Bihar has over 9,700 COVID-19 cases so far (File) Patna: More than 100 people who attended a wedding in Bihar on June 15 have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, in an incident being widely described as yet another example of community transmission. Samples from the bridegroom, who died a day after the wedding, have […]

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Bengal Wants Flights From 8 Cities Stopped From July 6, Writes To Centre

Bengal said the curbs should apply on all three airports of the state — Kolkata, Andal and Bagdogra. Kolkata: Bengal, where coronavirus is surging, has decided to keep out people from outside the state especially places where the infection is rampant. The state government has written to the Centre, asking that incoming flights from eight […]

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Nepal’s Ruling Party Seeks PM KP Oli’s Resignation Over Remarks On India

Nepal Prime Minister KP Oli had said India was conspiring to remove him from power (File) Kathmandu: Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s recent remarks that efforts are being made to oust him after his government redrew Nepal’s political map has backfired, with top leaders of the ruling Nepal Communist Party demanding his resignation on […]

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