- Wish there were microphones: More on sledging in Ind-Pak matches(2 minutes ago)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) India-Pakistan matches are considered one of the biggest spectacles in world cricket. The rivalry between the two countries leads to packed stands and it often spills over onto the field. Former India wicket-keeper Kiran More revealed that sledging was rife in matches between the two sides and recounted some of the incidents he was involved in.
- With 426 Covid cases, Kerala records new single-day high(5 minutes ago)
Thiruvananthapuram, July 10 (IANS) Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday cautioned the society at large about the grave situation the state is passing through with Kerala reporting 426 new Covid-19 cases -- another highest single-day spike.
- CSC facilitates workers' employment for BRO projects in J&K(12 minutes ago)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Common Services Centers (CSC) has helped placement of around 75 skilled and semi-skilled workers from the Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir with the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) under the Ministry of Defence.
- IISc team designs robotic arm to help disabled operate devices(26 minutes ago)
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) A research team at the premier Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in this tech city has designed a robotic arm (robo) to help the disabled with speech and motor impairment operate devices such as joystick, mouse or trackball, an official said on Friday.
- Woman seeks termination of pregnancy: HC asks AIIMS to form panel(26 minutes ago)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Friday ordered the All India Institute of Medical Sciences to form a panel consisting of experts to assess the medical condition of a woman who had knocked the doors of the court seeking Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP).
- No Covid-19 vaccine before 2021's first quarter, Parl panel told(22:06)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) As soon as the Parliamentary standing committees started to resume work after a long spell of hibernation, it was not all good news that came in front of them. Notwithstanding the ambitious target set for its market launch, the Standing Committee on Science and Technology was told on Friday that India will have to wait till at least the first quarter of 2021 to get its vaccine that can treat Covid-19.
- HC lauds Haryana's crop diversification scheme(22:00)
Chandigarh, July 10 (IANS) The decision of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar to promote crop diversification got a major boost when the Punjab & Haryana High Court on Friday not only set aside the request for staying the operations regarding crop diversification but also lauded the steps taken by the state.
- After 5 years, Maha state discom to finally delegate powers(22:00)
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) In a significant development aimed at executing key projects, Maharashtra Energy Minister Nitin Raut on Friday ordered the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co Ltd (MSEDCL) to delegate powers to all its regional offices.
- Sitharaman, Irani vie for BJP parliamentary board posts(21:53)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) With the impending formation of the new national team of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), several leaders are eyeing the vacant four posts in the party's parliamentary board. It is considered a sign of growing stature and becoming politically strong in the organisation.
- Jr resident doctor jumps to death in AIIMS(21:41)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A junior resident doctor in the Department of Psychiatry at the AIIMS allegedly committed suicide by jumping from the 10th floor of the doctors hostel at about 5 p.m., here on Friday.
- India, China are partners not rivals: Chinese Ambassador(21:35)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Amid ongoing tension along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, Chinese Ambassador to India, H.E. Sun Weidong, on Friday said that India and China should be partner and not rivals.
- Ligue 1 2020/21 season to begin on August 22(21:30)
Paris, July 10 (IANS) The 2020/21 season of the French Ligue 1 will start on August 22 and will conclude on May 23 next year, the French Professional Football League (LFP) announced on Friday. Lorient host Strasbourg on the opening weekend, while Lens are on the road at Nice.
- Covid-19 containment zones in Delhi increase to 633(21:23)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The number of containment zones in the national capital stood at 633 on Friday, recording an increase of 175 over two days, according to the Delhi government's daily health bulletin.
- British 'pilot' cheats Palghar woman of Rs 5.7 mn(21:21)
Palghar (Maharashtra), July 10 (IANS) A senior citizen from Maharashtra's Palghar has claimed that she was cheated of Rs 57.36 lakh by a British national claiming to be a pilot with British Airways, officials said here on Friday.