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Some foreign returnees untraceable in Vizag amid Omicron fears
Amid concerns over COVID-19 new variant 'Omicron', Visakhapatnam District Collector Mallikarjuna said on Friday that some international returnees who might have come to Visakhapatnam from......
Active COVID-19 cases in India increase to 99,976
With 9,216 new coronavirus infections being reported in a day, the country's total tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 3,46,15,757, while the active cases increased to 99,976, according to the Union......
2 cases of Omicron found in Karnataka, says govt
Two cases of the new Omicron variant of coronavirus have been detected in Karnataka, the Union government said on Thursday while asking people not to panic but follow Covid-appropriate behaviour......
Akali leader Manjinder Sirsa joins BJP ahead of Punjab polls
Shiromani Akali Dal leader and Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee chief Manjinder Singh Sirsa joined the Bharatiya Janata Party in New Delhi on Wednesday ahead of the upcoming assembly......
Farm laws repeal; eye on Presidential poll?
In the unlikely event of the BJP-NDA losing all five states going to the polls in February-March, the Presidential electoral college numbers could be significantly altered, points out N Sathiya......
India's Cairn and Unable Moment
The Indian State does not believe in the rule of law. It does not even recognise the need to follow treaties that it itself signed.And so it is refusing to shell out to Cairn; and, as a......
Covid lockdowns to cost India $1.25 bn a week: Barclays
If the current restrictions remain in place until the end of May, we estimate that the cumulative loss of activity could amount to around $10.5 billion, or around 0.34 percentage point (pp) of......
India set to have 150 unicorns by 2025
$47.6 bn capital invested across 921 deals in India in 2020, despite pandemic. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Mohanjit Jolly lost a good amount of weight during this pandemic as he walks......
'No magic bullet to agriculture reforms'
'Agri reforms need to go beyond the limited concerns of these three laws in improving agriculture productivity in cereal and crop diversification and production patterns' IMAGE: Farmers on their......
'I don't want to do aunty roles again'
'When Zubeida came, everybody loved me and I got a slew of offers of the same kind.''People started saying,"Aap nayi Aruna Irani ban jayegi".' Photograph: Kind courtesy Lillete Dubey/Instagram......
'It is very difficult when you don't have work'
"You have an MBA from IIM-Ahmedabad. You worked in a bank in New York. What made you give up all that and pursue acting?"'A little bit of courage and a lot of stupidity.' IMAGE: Mukul Chadda who......
The BIGGEST May releases
The summer is usually a good time to release movies, and May has seen several blockbusters in the past decade. Last year, of course, there were no theatrical releases due to the lockdown. Joginder......
Zindagi In Short review
Considering it narrates seven stories about the different facets of life, Zindagi In Short is shockingly lifeless, observes Joginder Tuteja. Quite a few anthologies have been released recently.......
Green Park curator's pitch report for NZ first Test
'I am confident that the match won't end inside three days.' IMAGE: Indian fans cheer from the balcony during Team India's practice session ahead of the first Test against New Zealand, at Green......
The Kiwis Get Ready for Test 1
The first Test between India and New Zealand begins on November 25 at Green Park in Kanpur. Please click on the images for a look at the Black Caps during practice. IMAGE: The Ice Man, who......
Karnataka edge past Vidarbha to make Syed Mushtaq Ali final
IMAGE: Karnataka openers Rohan Kadam and skipper Manish Pandey (54 off 42 balls) gave the side an aggressive start as they toyed with the Vidarbha attack. Photograph: BCCI Karnataka defeated......
'Kishan no 'hit-or-miss' player, his time will come'
'He is an utility player, best suited for the shorter format. He can open, can play as a finisher, extremely athletic as a fielder.' IMAGE: Legendary Sunil Gavaskar had called Ishan Kishan a......
'Your contribution will be remembered in Indian cricket history'
IMAGE: Virat Kohli on Wednesday thanked the team's outgoing head coach Ravi Shastri and other members of the support staff, whose tenure ended at the T20 World Cup. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty......
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