Pushkar Tiwari

Pushkar Tiwari is an up and coming journalist who has a significant interest in national affairs. An alumnus of Jamia Millia Islamia and Asian College of Journalism, Pushkar is also a keen follower of sports like cricket, football, snooker and dreams of playing like the Rocket, Ronnie O'Sullivan.

Need Oxygen cylinders at home? Check out these contacts

Need Oxygen cylinders at home? Check out these contacts

New Delhi: Amid a surge in COVID-19 numbers across the country, the demand for oxygen supply is equally rising.

Apr 17, 2021 - 03:38 PM IST
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10 states in India account for 86.41% of new COVID-19 deaths, 80% of fresh coronavirus cases

Ten states in India account for 86.41% of the new deaths, where, Maharashtra, the worst-hit Indian state, witnessed the maximum casualties (309), followed by Chhattisgarh (123 daily deaths).

Apr 11, 2021 - 02:40 PM IST
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Lockdown anniversary: How COVID-19 brought lives to a standstill in India

Lockdown anniversary: How COVID-19 brought lives to a standstill in India

New Delhi: March 24, a date that has gone down in the history as reportedly India's first-ever complete nation-wide lockdown due to a pandemic, COVID-19, a virus that took a toll o

Mar 24, 2021 - 09:09 AM IST
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Biggest reward is ability to bring a smile on faces of Indians that follow cricket: Ajinkya Rahane

Biggest reward is ability to bring a smile on faces of Indians that follow cricket: Ajinkya Rahane

Sydney: A day after leading India to a remarkable 8-wicket victory against Australia in the second Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, the stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane express

Dec 31, 2020 - 12:58 AM IST
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India vs Australia: Virat Kohli's men to play their first pink ball overseas Test as Aussies look to extend their day-night winning streak

India vs Australia: Virat Kohli's men to play their first pink ball overseas Test as Aussies look to extend their day-night winning streak

Adelaide: The Virat Kohli-led Indian side is all set to take on Tim Paine's Australia in the four-match Test series opener on Thursday (December 17, 2020) at the Adelaide Oval.

Mar 16, 2021 - 10:45 AM IST
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Viswanathan Anand launches WestBridge Anand Academy, will personally monitor progress of junior chess prodigies

Viswanathan Anand launches WestBridge Anand Academy, will personally monitor progress of junior chess prodigies

New Delhi: Five-time world chess champion Viswanathan Anand on Monday (December 14, 2020) announced the launch of the WestBridge Anand Academy and said that he will personally moni

Dec 14, 2020 - 04:22 PM IST
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Do shoes spread COVID-19? Does COVID-19 transmit through houseflies or mosquitoes? Read 18 coronavirus facts and myths

Do shoes spread COVID-19? Does COVID-19 transmit through houseflies or mosquitoes? Read 18 coronavirus facts and myths

New Delhi: The coronavirus outbreak that had brought the whole world to a complete standstill has also peddled several myths on social media platforms.

Dec 5, 2020 - 02:29 PM IST
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New Zealand MP Gaurav Sharma takes oath in Sanskrit, second Indian-origin leader to do so after Suriname President Chandrikapersad Santokhi  - Watch

New Zealand MP Gaurav Sharma takes oath in Sanskrit, second Indian-origin leader to do so after Suriname President Chandrikapersad Santokhi - Watch

Wellington: Gaurav Sharma, the New Zealand Labour Party MP, on Wednesday (November 25, 2020) became only the second Indian outside India to take oath in the Sanskrit language.

Nov 25, 2020 - 08:47 PM IST
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