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Bengaluru biker riding at almost 300 kmph arrested for high-speeding, bike seized

Bengaluru biker riding at almost 300 kmph arrested for high-speeding, bike seized

The detainee was reportedly riding his Yamaha sports bike at the Electronic City flyover.

Jul 21, 2020, 21:49 PM IST
Coronavirus COVID-19 confirmed infections in Maharashtra cross 3-lakh, Mumbai breaches 1-lakh mark

Coronavirus COVID-19 confirmed infections in Maharashtra cross 3-lakh, Mumbai breaches 1-lakh mark

Mumbai's total has now surged to 1,00,350, while the death count was increased by 65 to 5,650.

Jul 18, 2020, 21:45 PM IST
Kolkata Airport suspends flights from Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur, Chennai, Ahmedabad from July 6 to July 19

Kolkata Airport suspends flights from Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur, Chennai, Ahmedabad from July 6 to July 19

As of Saturday morning, West Bengal has a total of 20,488 COVID-19 cases, out of which 6,200 are still active.

Jul 04, 2020, 16:34 PM IST
IAF to get 123 officers, Air Force Academy Dundigal Passing Out Parade on Saturday

IAF to get 123 officers, Air Force Academy Dundigal Passing Out Parade on Saturday

Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria will confer ‘President’s Commission’ to all the 123 cadets. The IAF Chief is also the Reviewing Officer of the Passing out Parade

Jun 19, 2020, 17:39 PM IST
Mumbai Police to probe into professional rivalry behind Sushant Singh Rajput's clinical depression

Mumbai Police to probe into professional rivalry behind Sushant Singh Rajput's clinical depression

Earlier today, Sushant Singh Rajput's last rites were held at the Pawan Hans crematorium in Mumbai. 

Jun 15, 2020, 23:43 PM IST
Chennai and neighbouring places to go under complete lockdown for 12 days from June 19

Chennai and neighbouring places to go under complete lockdown for 12 days from June 19

Grocery shops, vegetable shops and petrol pumps will be opened for limited hours, and hotels can only be opened for take-away orders.

Jun 15, 2020, 16:11 PM IST
Every case against me is fabricated, fake: Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami

Every case against me is fabricated, fake: Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami

He said he was earlier interrogated for almost 12.5 hours and Republic TV's CFO S Sundaram was also questioned inside the police station at the same time for about three to four hours.  

Jun 10, 2020, 23:53 PM IST
335 cadets graduate at NDA 138 Course passing out parade, Battalion Cadet Captain Shivam Kumar gets Gold Medal, Mukesh Kumar Silver, Parth Gupta Bronze

335 cadets graduate at NDA 138 Course passing out parade, Battalion Cadet Captain Shivam Kumar gets Gold Medal, Mukesh Kumar Silver, Parth Gupta Bronze

In yet another departure from the norm, the cadets will not go home but instead report to their respective pre-commissioning training academies directly. While the Army cadets will report to the

Jun 01, 2020, 16:44 PM IST
Al Qaeda terrorist Mohammad Ibrahim Zubair deported to India from United States

Al Qaeda terrorist Mohammad Ibrahim Zubair deported to India from United States

The United States has deported al Qaeda terrorist Mohammad Ibrahim Zubair to India. Zubair, who pleaded guilty in a US court for his terror crimes, was brought on a special flight on May 19 and is at

May 21, 2020, 22:24 PM IST
Civet cat caught, leopard spotted in Hyderabad amid COVID-19 lockdown

Civet cat caught, leopard spotted in Hyderabad amid COVID-19 lockdown

At around 6.30 am on Thursday, Nehru Zoological Park officials got a call from Hyderabad's Golconda stating an animal resembling Black Panther was moving near Fateh Darwaza in Noorani Masjid area.

May 14, 2020, 10:32 AM IST
BSF driver who drove escort car for IMCT convoy in Kolkata tests positive

BSF driver who drove escort car for IMCT convoy in Kolkata tests positive

According to sources the driver who tested positive for COVID-19 was in an escort vehicle and so his chances of coming into contact with IMCT team are nil.

May 04, 2020, 21:39 PM IST
Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic: Karnataka nurse, daughter break down on seeing each other after 2 weeks

Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic: Karnataka nurse, daughter break down on seeing each other after 2 weeks

In a heart breaking scene from Karnataka, a staff nurse broke down in tears upon seeing her three-year-old daughter after 15 days. 

Apr 08, 2020, 14:23 PM IST
Fire breaks out near Bandra's Mount Mary Church; 3 firetenders rushed

Fire breaks out near Bandra's Mount Mary Church; 3 firetenders rushed

The incident took place at a slum area near the Mount Mary Church. 

Apr 03, 2020, 14:16 PM IST
Yes Bank scam: CBI conducts raids at 7 locations in Mumbai, Delhi premises linked to Rana Kapoor

Yes Bank scam: CBI conducts raids at 7 locations in Mumbai, Delhi premises linked to Rana Kapoor

According to PTI reports, the team of investigation agency are carrying out operations at the residence and official premises of the accused in Mumbai.

Mar 09, 2020, 12:13 PM IST
Man accused of killing son-in-law found dead in Hyderabad guesthouse

Man accused of killing son-in-law found dead in Hyderabad guesthouse

Maruti Rao, aged around 53, into real estate and other businesses, was found dead at a lodge in Hyderabad.

Mar 08, 2020, 17:43 PM IST
Calcutta High Court asks if Foreigners Act, 1946 relevant, stays ‘Leave India Notice’ to Polish student for anti-CAA rally

Calcutta High Court asks if Foreigners Act, 1946 relevant, stays ‘Leave India Notice’ to Polish student for anti-CAA rally

Kamil Sedchinski, studying for his post-graduate degree in the Department of Comparative Literature at Jadavpur University, was summoned by the Foreigners’ Regional Registration Office and

Mar 06, 2020, 12:28 PM IST
Hyderabad techie kills wife, 2 kids by poisoning, commits suicide over financial problems

Hyderabad techie kills wife, 2 kids by poisoning, commits suicide over financial problems

A 40-year-old software engineer killed his wife and two children before committing suicide in LB Nagar of Hasthinapuram in Hyderabad, the joint capital of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. The bodies of

Mar 02, 2020, 12:44 PM IST
TRS MLA Arekapudi Gandhi says Pakistanis living in Hyderabad for long won't be sent back, BJP files police complaint

TRS MLA Arekapudi Gandhi says Pakistanis living in Hyderabad for long won't be sent back, BJP files police complaint

Fuming over Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) MLA Arekapudi Gandhi's statement that those living in Hyderabad for long would not be sent back even if they had come from Pakistan, the Bharatiya Janata

Feb 28, 2020, 14:15 PM IST
Bengaluru Police, NGO launch #betogetherbangalore campaign to make India's tech capital safer for women

Bengaluru Police, NGO launch #betogetherbangalore campaign to make India's tech capital safer for women

Bengaluru Police on Monday (February 24, 2020) launched a campaign named #betogetherbangalore to make India's tech capital a more inclusive city for women by ensuring that they are comfortable

Feb 25, 2020, 15:01 PM IST
Fire breaks out at scrap godown in Mumbai; 4 fire engines rushed

Fire breaks out at scrap godown in Mumbai; 4 fire engines rushed

According to a fire brigade official, the blaze occurred on the ground-plus-one floor godown in the wee hours on Sunday.

Feb 09, 2020, 09:56 AM IST