Dubai, January 24: Indian captain Virat Kohli on Friday (January 24) remained static at the top of the ICC Test player ranking for batsmen with his deputy Ajinkya Rahane moving up a place to eighth. Kohli has 928 points, 17 more than second-placed Australian run-machine Steve Smith. At sixth place with 791 points, Cheteshwar Pujara…
Delhi assembly elections to be held on February 8, results on February 11, Model Code of Conduct imposed
Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora announced the dates of Delhi assembly elections on Monday. Elections in Delhi will be held in a single phase. Model Code of Conduct comes into effect in Delhi from today.
Top ministers embark on CAA outreach campaign
Union home minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah led senior ministers and party leaders in a door-to-door campaign as part of a nationwide outreach campaign in favour of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act that has sparked fierce protests across India. Shah visited homes in Lajpat Nagar and other parts of south Delhi and…
SA vs ENG: Rory Burns ruled out of Test series with ankle injury
England, already plagued with illness and injuries on the ongoing South Africa tour, have suffered yet another blow as opener Rory Burns has been ruled out of the remainder of the Test series.
Top Iran commander Qasem Soleimani killed in airstrike at Baghdad airport
A US strike killed top Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani and the deputy head of Iraq’s Hashed al-Shaabi military force at Baghdad’s airport early Friday, the Hashed announced.
‘Asur’ is my best till date: Nusrat Jahan
In a 2018 chat with The Telegraph, Nusrat Jahan had said, “I will do everything that makes the people around me feel proud.” Her ambition was to do the best for herself and the people around her. Nusrat became an MP in 2019. And now, at the beginning of 2020, she is looking forward to the release of her film Asur (directed by Pavel). A chat with Nusrat.
The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s : quickclarity picks
In case you need a reminder of how long ago 2010 was, when the decade kicked off, the set on top the Billboard 200 albums chart was Britain’s Got Talent alum Susan Boyle’s I Dreamed a Dream — in the fourth frame of its six-week run at pole position. Other No. 1 albums that year included B.o.B.’s The Adventures of Bobby Ray, Godsmack’s The Oracle and not…
RSS to start door-to-door campaign to explain CAA
NEW DELHI: Amid the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protests across the country, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) came forward to spread awareness about the new citizenship law among the people on Friday during a pro CAA march in the inner circle of Connaught Place here.
Game changing Box Office day 4: Rani Mukerji’s ‘Mardaani 2’ holds well, ‘Jumanji – The Next Level’ struggles on Monday
Rani Mukerji’s Mardaani 2 was competing with Dwayne Johnson and Nick Jonas’ Hollywood release Jumanji: The Next Level for a long time. The movie, unfortunately, was performing lesser than Jumanji at the Box Office since the day of its release. Monday, however, proved to a game-changer for Rani Mukerji’s Mardaani 2, since the movie’s Box…
Jamia Protests Spill Over to BHU, AMU, TISS Mumbai, Hyd & Kolkata
The chaos at Jamia Millia University on Sunday, 15 December, has sent ripples throughout the country, with students protesting against the incident.
Risky road for working women: Female employees in Delhi often denied night drop home
“Three visibly drunk men, who first stood at a distance, came menacingly close to me. I swatted one of them in fear when he tried to touch me. Before they could do anything more, I hopped on a bus that had arrived in the nick of time,” she said.
He Can’t Speak Yet: Injured Unnao Lawyer’s Kin On Road to Recovery
About five months since the Unnao rape survivor Chaya* and her lawyer Mahendra were were admitted to AIIMS after a head-on collision with a truck, the lawyer’s family is yet to know if he recognises them.
Owaisi tears up copy of Citizenship Bill in Parliament, says it tries to divide India
HIGHLIGHTS Owaisi said the bill is not only part of a conspiracy to make Indian Muslims stateless but will also pose a risk to the national security Justifying his act to tear the Bill, Owaisi said that he was following the footprints of Mahatma Gandhi, who opposed the certificate which was issued to Asian-origin people…
Body of Unnao rape survivor, who succumbed to burn injuries, reaches her village
UNNAO: The body of the rape victim who succumbed to severe burn injuries in Delhi hospital arrives in her native village here on Saturday. The body reached the village after 9.00 pm amid heavy police arrangements to avoid any untoward incident There was an emotional outburst, as the family received the body in the presence…
Centre wanted to wreck my mental strength: Chidambaram
Centre wanted to wreck my mental strength: Chidambaram Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday accused the Central government of trying to wreck his mental strength by imprisoning him in the INX Media case. The former Minister, who spent 106 days in Delhi’s Tihar jail, however, did not explicitly mention the case against him filed…