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Restriction on India-UK flight extended till Feb 14

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Centre on Wednesday extended the restriction on flights between India and UK upto midnight of February 14, 2021."The competent...

With eye on Olympic medal, Padma Shri Sudha 'shuns' family for glory (IANS Interview)

By Rohit MundayurNew Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Long distance runner Sudha Singh, who was picked for the Padma Shri in the 2021 honours'...

Ind vs Eng: Chennai pitch likely to be slow despite grass

Chennai, Jan 27 (IANS) Five pitches with "decent amount of grass" have been prepared for the first India-England Test that begins at the...

Huge disadvantage for players in strict quarantine: Thiem

Melbourne, Jan 27 (IANS) Austrian world No.3 Dominic Thiem has admitted that players who have been put in strict quarantine ahead of the...

England players test negative for Covid-19 on arrival

Chennai, Jan 27 (IANS) All England players have tested negative for Covid-19 following tests on their arrival in Chennai for a four-Test series...

Vaccines decisive for Tokyo Olympics, says Bill Gates

Tokyo, Jan 27 (IANS) The progress of vaccine distribution will play a decisive role on whether the Tokyo Olympic Games can be held...

US Consulate Hyderabad to support Covid Gameathon

Hyderabad, Jan 27 (IANS) The US Consulate General in Hyderabad on Wednesday announced that it is supporting the Covid-19 Gameathon, beginning on February 12.One...

Ace Bengali director Kaushik Ganguly set to start Bollywood inning

Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) Acclaimed Bengali filmmaker Kaushik Ganguly will make his Bollywood with the film Manohar Pandey, featuring Supriya Pathak Kapur, Saurabh...

This immune cell in blood may up severe Covid risk

London, Jan 27 (IANS) Researchers have found that patients with severe Covid-19 have significantly elevated levels of a certain type of immune cells...

India's smartphone shipments hit over 150 million units in 2020

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) India's smartphone shipments declined by a modest 4 per cent year-on-year (yoy) to reach over 150 million units...

Covaxin neutralizes UK variant of Covid: Study

Hyderabad, Jan 27 (IANS) Covaxin, the Covid vaccine developed by Bharat Biotech, effectively neutralizes UK variants of SARS-CoV-2 reducing the possibility of mutant...

Over 13,000 malware threats detected every hour in 2020: Report

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) With new techniques targeting a completely new setup of the global enterprise, 13,733 malware threats were detected every hour...

Root-led England team arrives in Chennai ahead of Test series

Chennai, Jan 27 (IANS) The England cricket team, led by skipper Joe Root, on Wednesday arrived in Chennai from Sri Lanka ahead of...

IPL 2021 player auction on Feb 18 in Chennai

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The player auction ahead of the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL) edition will take place on February 18...

YouTube paid $30B to creators, artists in last 3 years: CEO

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Google-owned YouTube has paid more than $30 billion to creators, artists, and media companies in the last three years,...

Twitter’s full tweet archive now free for academic researchers

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Twitter has allowed third-party academic researchers free access to the full history of public conversation via the full-archive search...

Hope brothers, Shai & Kyle, test positive for Covid-19

Bridgetown, Jan 27 (IANS) West Indies batsman Shai Hope, and his brother Kyle, have tested positive for coronavirus and have subsequently withdrawn from the...

IOC urges Olympians to take Covid-19 vaccines

Lausanne, Jan 27 (IANS) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has urged the teams competing in the upcoming Olympic and Paralympic Games, scheduled to be...

Nadal supports Australian Open Covid-19 measures

Sydney, Jan 27 (IANS) World number two Rafael Nadal has urged his fellow competitors to take a "wider perspective" on Covid-19 safety measures put...

OLED panel sales help LG Display swing to net profit in Q4

Seoul, Jan 27 (IANS) LG Display on Wednesday said it shifted to a net profit in the fourth quarter of 2020, on the back...

Indian, English cricketers trickle into Chennai for Test series

Chennai, Jan 26 (IANS) Indian and English cricketers have started arriving here for quarantine before the first Test starts on February 5. Both teams...

Xi says China to ensure Beijing Winter Olympics success

Beijing, Jan 26 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping has said that he believes that the Chinese side, with strong support from various parties, will...

From almost nowhere to India nets: Pacer Ankit Rajpoot's story

By Khurram HabibNew Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh pace bowler Ankit Rajpoot, who will bowl at the Indian team's nets during the upcoming...

'Maidaan' vs 'RRR' clash on Oct 13: Exhibitors will suffer, feels industry (Ld)

By Arundhuti BanerjeeMumbai, Jan 26 (IANS) Even as cinemas are fully to become profitable ventures once again in the post-lockdown scenario, two of the...

Big Bash League finals series schedule confirmed

Melbourne, Jan 26 (IANS) The Sydney Sixers, Sydney Thunder, and Brisbane Heat will host matches in week one of the Big Bash League (BBL)...

'Maidaan' vs 'RRR' clash: Exhibitors will suffer, says Boney Kapoor

By Arundhuti BanerjeeMumbai, Jan 26 (IANS) Even as cinemas are fully to become profitable ventures once again in the post-lockdown scenario, two of the...

Happy childhood may lower drink, drug risk among teens

New York, Jan 26 (IANS) If your teenage child has memories of a happy childhood, they are less likely to indulge in drinking or...

Varun Dhawan-Natasha Dalal back in the bay… checkout some wedding pics

Varun Dhawan Natasha Dalal back in the bay; the couple was snapped boarding a boat from Alibaug on their way to Mumbai.

Merck stops development of two potential Covid-19 vaccines

Washington, Jan 26 (IANS) US pharmaceutical giant Merck & Co announced that it is discontinuing development of its Covid-19 vaccine candidates -- V590 and...

CWI announces schedule for regional Super50 Cup tournament

St John's (Antigua), Jan 26 (IANS) Cricket West Indies (CWI) has announced the fixtures for the rescheduled Super50 Cup to be played in Antigua...

Illingworth to become 1st neutral umpire in Tests since Covid-19 pandemic

Dhaka, Jan 26 (IANS) Richard Illingworth will become the first neutral umpire to officiate in a Test match since the onset of the Covid-19...

Hungary & Netherlands qualify for Olympics in women's water polo

Rome, Jan 26 (IANS) Hungary and the Netherlands have secured qualification for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics at the recently concluded FINA Women's Water Polo...

AFC cancels U-16, U-19 championships in 2021 due to Covid-19

Kuala Lumpur, Jan 26 (IANS) The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has decided to cancel a number of competitions, including AFC U-16 Championship Bahrain 2020...

Posthumous Padma Vibhushan for SP Balasubramanyam, Padma Bhushan for Chithra

New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) The Government announced the list of Padma Awardees, which are among the some of the highest civilian honour, on...

38% Indian women working in tech industry prefer WFH: Survey

New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Almost 38 per cent Indian women working in a tech or IT industry prefer working at home to working...

Manish B. Tiwary slams Childrens Film Society for leaving his film in lurch

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Filmmaker Manish B. Tiwary has slammed the Childrens Film Society of India (CFSI) for allegedly dumping his film, Chidiakhana. Tiwary...
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