The shield that protected India from fiery Aussie pace

MUMBAI, Jan. 23 -- Immediately after India's historic and breathtaking win in the fourth and final Test in Brisbane, Arvind Pujara called his son Cheteshwar for a brief chat. "The only thing I asked w... Read More

Clean chit from scientists, docs: Modi dispels vaccine rumours

VARANASI, Jan. 23 -- When doctors and health workers give a clean chit to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) vaccine, it sends a very strong message among people about the efficacy of the shots, Prime... Read More

BKU activists show black flags at Kisan Mela

MEERUT, Jan. 23 -- : A group of Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) activists expressed their anguish by showing black flags at the Kisan Mela in Shahpur and Morna areas of Muzaffarnagar on Thursday. The act... Read More

Hoax call creates flutter in Mathura

Agra, Jan. 23 -- A hoax call about a bomb being planted in Rupam cinema hall of Mathura on Friday created a flutter. The caller threatened a a blast during show of movie 'Madam Chief Minister'. SSP M... Read More

Uttar Pradesh Board Interpracticals from February 3

LUCKNOW, Jan. 23 -- The UP Board intermediate practical examinations will begin from February 3. The exams will be held in two phases -- February 3 to 12 and February 13 to 22. In the first phase the... Read More

'The man dies on page one'

India, Jan. 23 -- 1Your debut novel, The Illuminated, is out this year. What is it about? It is the story of two women, mother and daughter, who are forced to see the world anew in the wake of a pers... Read More

Beijing tests 2mn people for Covid, Shanghai to test medics

Beijing, Jan. 23 -- Beijing began testing more than 2 million residents in two districts on Friday and Shanghai began checking all hospital staff after the first local cases were reported in the finan... Read More

India calls out Pak on religious freedoms

India, Jan. 23 -- India and Pakistan squared off at the United Nations over a resolution on safeguarding religious sites around the world, with the Indian side criticising Pakistan for co-sponsoring t... Read More

Wait over: On display, WebleyScott up for sales next month

KANPUR, Jan. 23 -- The first Webley Scott revolver, which will formally go for sale next month, is already on display at a gun shop to solicit pre-launch bookings. Chief minister Yogi Adityanath and ... Read More

42% health workers in Lucknow give jab a miss

Lucknow, Jan. 23 -- Over 57% of the healthcare workers in Lucknow took the vaccine shots on Friday during round two of the Covid vaccination drive for 8,354 beneficiaries. In all, 4,833 turned up to g... Read More