Inflation at 8-yr high of 7.39% in March

New Delhi, April 16 -- The wholesale price-based inflation shot up to over 8-year high of 7.39% in March on rising crude oil and metal prices. Also, the low base of March last year, when the data was... Read More

Awkwafina buys a new pad worth $3.4m in Bel-Air

India, April 16 -- American actor Awkwafina has purchased a new house in Bel Air, Los Angeles which is reportedly worth $3.4 million. According to People.com, the new property which sits atop a priva... Read More

Compared to last year, people are meeting the pandemic with less fear: Viraf

India, April 16 -- On March 24, Viraf Patel and his fiance Saloni Khanna tested positive for Covid-19. The couple, who got engaged in February, quarantined together. After he recovered, he planned to... Read More

Exam calendar hit by Covid-19 wave

India, April 16 -- Twitterati had a field day of sorts on Wednesday, with hilarious jokes and memes doing the rounds, after in the wake of Covid-19, central government announced the cancellation of CB... Read More

'I'm just like any other parent'

India, April 16 -- Sunny Leone is back in the country from Los Angeles, where she was for the better part of 2020. She will be heading to Kerala tomorrow to begin shoot for her next film, after a real... Read More

UP defers board exams, shuts schools till May 15, prolongs night curfew

Lucknow, April 16 -- The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday decided to postpone the class 10 and class 12 exams of the UP Board till after May 20, suspend teaching work for students from class 1 to ... Read More

approval for Foreign vaccines in 3 days after submission: govt

New Delhi, April 16 -- India's drug regulator will take a decision on applications seeking approval for restricted emergency use of foreign produced vaccines within three working days from the date of... Read More

Biden's Afghanistan exit plan calls for larger India role

WASHINGTON, April 16 -- US President Joe Biden appears to be going much further than his predecessors to involve India in Afghanistan. The exit plan that President Biden unveiled on Wednesday to "end... Read More

SC orders CBI probe in conspiracy against former Isro scientist

New Delhi, April 16 -- The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered a probe by the central bureau of investigation (CBI) into the conspiracy behind framing former Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) sc... Read More

UAE played a role in bringing India, Pak for talks: Envoy to US

NEW DELHI, April 16 -- The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has played a role in bringing together India and Pakistan for talks aimed at cooling down the escalation over the Kashmir issue and getting bilate... Read More