2nd Test: Hanuma Vihari blames poor shot selection for Indian dismissals on Day 1

Hanuma Vihari on Saturday said poor shot selection led to India getting bowled out for a below-par 242 against New Zealand on a “fair pitch”, dealing a blow to their hopes of a comeback in the two-Test series. New Zealand were 63 for no loss at stumps on the opening day of the second and … Read more

Novak Djokovic keen to play in front of Indian fans

Novak Djokovic expressed his desire to visit India and play in front of his avid followers since he enjoyed his experience when he last played in the country four years back. Novak Djokovic has entered Dubai Championships final. (AP Photo) HIGHLIGHTS World No.1 Novak Djokovic has expressed interest to visit India Djokovic last played in … Read more

2nd Test: India pacers fail to strike after Kyle Jamieson stars in familiar Indian collapse

India were bundled out for 242 despite 3 of their batsmen posting fifty-plus scores on the opening day of the 2nd and final Test against New Zealand in Christchurch on Saturday. India’s 242 is the third lowest total in Test history when 3 or more batsmen in the top 7 scored more than 50 runs. … Read more

Karan Johar gets honoured with the Iconic Entertainment Leader of the Decade at Indian Business Leader Awards : Bollywood News

Karan Johar was honoured with the Iconic Entertainment Leader of the Decade in the presence of finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman at India Business Leader Awards. Karan Johar has donned several hats in the film industry. He is a producer, director, screenwriter, costume designer, occasional actor and even hosts shows for television and radio. In 2004, … Read more

‘Indian industry must be self-sufficient’

There is a need to make the Indian industry self-dependent on raw materials, Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs), intermediates, agro and bulk chemicals. The Union Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers has also formed a panel to review existing standards for major chemicals, especially for imported ones in association with the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), said … Read more

No Time to Die Trailer Now Available in 10 Indian Languages, Bond Movie to Release in Five

Would you like to watch Daniel Craig’s James Bond talk in Bhojpuri? How about Gujarati? Marathi? Or Bengali? Well, thanks to the dedication of Universal Pictures’ Indian division, the No Time to Die trailer — originally released in December, only in English — is now available in 10 Indian languages, including Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, … Read more

NavIC – Navigation With Indian Constellation: What Exactly Is It? How Does It Work?

Realme on Thursday revealed that its Realme X50 Pro 5G smartphone comes with support for the Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO’s) Navigation With Indian Constellation (NavIC) technology, making it the first smartphone to support India’s indigenous navigation satellite system. Developed by the country’s premier space agency, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), NavIC provides accurate … Read more

Not going to show Indian guys all my bowling tricks in IPL 2020: Tom Curran

England all-rounder Tom Curran says he will not be showing all his tricks during the upcoming IPL keeping in mind the T20 World Cup that begins in Australia in October. “If I’m bowling in the nets to some of the Indian guys, I’m not going to be showing them all the tricks,” Curran, who was … Read more

‘COVID-19 impact likely on Indian economy’

The outbreak of coronavirus in China will hit hard the global economy, including India, according to Prof. P. Venkat Rao, Vikrama Simhapuri University. Delivering the valedictory address at a UGC-sponsored national seminar on ‘Global Turbulence: India’s Preparedness’ organised by the Andhra Kesari Tanguturi Prakasam University here on Thursday, he observed that the growing interdependence among … Read more

Indian Navy sailors booked for espionage leaked vital information to Pakistan Intelligence Operatives: NIA

The Indian Navy personnel, who were arrested on charges of passing information to a Pakistani handler, have reportedly leaked highly sensitive information of the Indian Navy to the Pakistan Intelligence Operatives (PIOs). The National Investigation Agency (NIA), Naval Intelligence and the Counter Intelligence of the Andhra Pradesh (A.P.) so far arrested 13 sailors of different … Read more

Bhushan Kumar presents Indian Idol 11 winner Sunny Hindustani an opportunity to sing in T-series’ film : Bollywood News

In the past few years, Bhushan Kumar’s T-series has paved a path for many upcoming and budding talents. Bhushan Kumar has presented many artists with their own single as well as a commercial break. Recently, the head honcho of T-series Bhushan Kumar visited the set of Indian Idol season 11, during the finale. The ace-producer … Read more

Goa to host Indian Super League final on March 14: Nita Ambani

Margao in Goa will host the final match of this season’s Indian Super League on March 14. The summit clash will be held at 7:30 pm at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium at Fatorda in Margao. ISL final will be held on March 14. (ISL Photo) HIGHLIGHTS Margao in Goa will host the final match of … Read more

3-day conference of Indian Association of Lawyers in Vijayawada

The 10th National Conference of Indian Association of Lawyers (IAL) is being held at Tummalapalli Kalakshetram here from February 22 to 24, said IAL A.P. president Muppalla Subba Rao. Former Supreme Court judge Justice Aftab Alam will be the chief guest, and Supreme Court former judge Justice P.B. Sawant and Andhra Pradesh High Court judge … Read more

Facebook Invests in Indian Education Startup Unacademy

Social media giant Facebook on Wednesday joined others such as General Atlantic and Sequoia India for a fresh $110 million (roughly Rs. 788.48 crores) round of funding into one of India’s fastest growing education technology start-up Unacademy. “We thank General Atlantic and Facebook who have joined us in this journey and our existing investors who … Read more

Kamal Haasan announces compensation for Indian 2 accident victims

Kamal Haasan announces compensation for Indian 2 accident victims In a shocking development, three people were killed at around 9.30 pm on Wednesday, when the light set-up on a 150-feet crane fell down on the set of upcoming much hyped  film Indian 2 in EVP Film City. Around  ten people, who were injured in this … Read more

Asian Wrestling Championships: Divya Kakran 2nd Indian woman to win gold medal

Asian Wrestling Championships: In a stunning display of power wrestling, Divya Kakran won all four bouts in five-wrestler 68kg category, as the competition was fought in the round-robin format Divya Kakran won gold medal at the Asian Wrestling Championships. (PTI Photo) HIGHLIGHTS Divya Kakran won gold medal at the Asian Wrestling Championships on Thursday Divya … Read more

Indian 2 mishap – something seriously wrong with EVP Cinemas

Indian 2 mishap – something seriously wrong with EVP Cinemas Indian 2 set accident is so unfortunate that it took away 3 lives from the movie crew. An assistant director Krishna, Art assistant Chandran and production assistant Madhu has been killed in the accident and few others have been injured. It is said that Kamal … Read more

Indian Railways Roots Out Illegal Software, Says More Tatkal Tickets Now Available for Passengers

More Tatkal tickets will be available for passengers now as the railways has weeded out several illegal software and arrested 60 agents who would use them to block such tickets, a top official said on Tuesday. Railway Protection Force (RPF) Director-General Arun Kumar said the software cleansing exercise means Tatkal tickets, which would earlier vanish … Read more

Rahul and Sonia will lose Indian citizenship soon: Swamy

Rahul and Sonia will lose Indian citizenship soon: Swamy

Former Union Minister and BJP MP Subramanian Swamy has claimed that AICC president Sonia Gandhi and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will lose their citizenship soon. “The file is on the Home Minister Amit Shah’s table and soon they will lose their citizenship,” he said while delivering a lecture on “CAA – a historical imperative beyond … Read more

Senior Indian cricketer under scanner for flouting ‘family clause’ during ICC World Cup 2019 – cricket

File image of players of India cricket team celebrating after the fall of a wicket.

A senior member of the Indian cricket team has come under the scanner for violating BCCI’s ‘family clause’ rules during the World Cup, where the team made a semifinal exit. The player in question had specifically requested for his wife to stay with him for more than the permissible period of 15 days but it … Read more

Indian pharma industry has come of age, says USFDA official

A senior official in the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) office in India has emphasised the importance of effective and timely communication from pharma companies in their engagement with the health regulator. Companies that had been issued Form 483, post an USFDA inspection, have to respond within 15 days. They can seek more time … Read more

FC Goa create history, become 1st Indian club to book AFC Champions League ticket

FC Goa scripted history by becoming the first-ever Indian club to secure a spot in the AFC Champions League group stage following a 5-0 win against Jamshedpur FC in their final Hero Indian Super League group stage clash at the JRD Sports Complex here on Wednesday. Ferran Corominas (11′), Hugo Boumous (70′, 90′), Jackichand Singh … Read more

From Prabhas to Kajal Aggarwal, South Indian Stars Who Have a Statue at Madame Tussauds

Actress Kajal Aggarwal recently unveiled her statue at the famous Madame Tussauds wax museum in Singapore. The Special 26 actress felt “surreal and had goosebumps” during the unveiling on February 5 as she became the latest celebrity to be immortalised in wax at Madame Tussauds museum Singapore. A lot of celebs and fans … Read more