• The Latest: Study: Antibody drug may help prevent virus 21 Jan 2021 16:11 Photo: Darron Cummings, AP FILE - This April 26, 2017 file photo shows the Eli Lilly & Co. corporate headquarters in Indianapolis. Drugmaker Eli Lilly said Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, its COVID-19 antibody drug can prevent illness among residents and …
  • Bitcoin: BlackRock allows its funds to invest in bitcoin futures for first time 21 Jan 2021 15:42 The world's largest asset manager will allow two of its funds to bet on the value of bitcoin for the first time. BlackRock, the Wall Street titan that manages $8.7 trillion (£6.34 trillion) on behalf of its clients, changed the rules on what some of …
  • Five dead in ‘massive’ blaze at site of world’s largest vaccine maker 21 Jan 2021 15:41 lA “massive” fire broke out on Thursday in an under-construction building at the site of the Serum Institute of India (SII), the world’s largest vaccine maker, killing at least five people.  The chief executive of SII said production of vaccines against …
  • Five dead after fire at India vaccine maker plant 21 Jan 2021 14:28 DEVELOPING STORY Fire breaks out at Serum Institute of India, local media say, adding that production of coronavirus vaccine was not affected. Five people have died after a fire tore through a building in the world’s biggest vaccine production hub in …
  • 'Smith might get captaincy back, but only if...' 21 Jan 2021 14:26 IMAGE: Steve Smith was stripped of the captaincy and banned from leading Australia for two years while his deputy Warner was handed a lifelong leadership ban, for their roles in the 2018 ball-tampering scandal in South Africa. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/ …
  • No loss of life after ‘massive’ blaze at site of world’s largest vaccine maker 21 Jan 2021 13:02 A “massive” fire broke out on Thursday in an under-construction building at the site of the Serum Institute of India (SII), known as the world’s largest vaccine maker, but there has been no loss of life and production will not be affected, according to the …
  • Kamala Harris’s Indian family count on her becoming president 21 Jan 2021 12:24 By AFP 1h ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShare New Delhi – Kamala Harris’s Indian family huddled around a television to watch her inauguration as US vice-president, but they plan on being there in person in four years if she becomes …
  • India still hopes oil majors will join race for Bharat Petroleum sale 21 Jan 2021 12:06 “When the price bidding comes up, I am hopeful some of the major players will come through this fund route," Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said in an interview with Bloomberg Television on Thursday. Billionaire Anil Agarwal’s Vedanta group has …
  • Young singer and songwriter Jack from HCM City was honoured at the annual 25th Asian Television Awards (ATA) in Singapore.  21 Jan 2021 11:53   A scene from Jack’s MV Hoa Hải Đường . (Photo courtesy of the producer)  HCM CITY— Young singer and songwriter Jack from HCM City was honoured at the annual 25th Asian Television Awards (ATA) in Singapore.  Jack, whose real name is Trịnh Trần Phương Tuấn …
  • The Latest: Merkel sees signs of virus decline in Germany 21 Jan 2021 11:49 BERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel says there are promising signs that coronavirus infections are declining in Germany and that fewer people require intensive care. But she says Germany “has to take very seriously” the risk posed by a more contagious …
  • World leaders say heartened for future with Biden at helm 21 Jan 2021 11:41 MEXICO CITY -- Leaders across the globe welcomed the arrival of U.S. President Joe Biden and the end of the presidency of Donald Trump, noting that the world's most pressing problems, including the covid-19 pandemic and climate change, require …
  • Fire at world's biggest vaccine maker in India 21 Jan 2021 11:34 A fire broke out Thursday at India's Serum Institute, the world's largest maker of vaccines, but a source said production of the coronavirus vaccine was not affected. Television channels showed thick clouds of grey smoke billowing from the site in …
  • Govt expects global oil majors will join race for $6.5-bn BPCL sale 21 Jan 2021 11:29 India expects global oil majors to team up with investment funds that are already in the race for the nation’s biggest asset sale -- state-owned refiner Bharat Petroleum Corp. “When the price bidding comes up, I am hopeful some of the major players will …
  • Fire at India plant of world’s biggest vaccine maker 21 Jan 2021 11:12 DEVELOPING STORY Fire breaks out at Serum Institute of India, local media say, adding that production of coronavirus vaccine was not affected. A big fire has broken out at a plant being built for the Serum Institute of India (SII), the world’s biggest …
  • The Latest: Fauci vows full US engagement with WHO 21 Jan 2021 10:20 GENEVA — President Joe Biden’s top medical adviser on COVID-19, Dr. Anthony Fauci, says the United States will cease reducing U.S. staff counts at the World Health Organization and pay its financial obligations to it as it vows to stay fully engaged with …
  • Daily Update: Bayley, Stephanie McMahon, James Storm 21 Jan 2021 09:47 Latest News: Latest Audio: JOB LISTING: Web/UI Developer(s) Experience with OnLamp (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) GITHUB and Linux command line experience while be helpful as well. CMS - Drupal and Wordpress. vBulletin Possible experience with AWS (s3 …
  • Hanuma Vihari Interview: ‘The way I batted in Sydney sums up my career in a nutshell’ 21 Jan 2021 08:12 Just over a week after his epic rearguard in Sydney that helped India eke out a draw against Australia, Hanuma Vihari had to watch his teammates script a memorable series win at the Gabba, in Brisbane, from the confines of his living room in Hyderabad. The …
  • No pain, no gain: Cheteshwar Pujara shares what his family was going through while watching the fiercest battle 21 Jan 2021 08:12 Watching her father wince in pain at the Gabba, mother cringing and taking her eyes away from the television, Cheteshwar Pujara’s daughter Aditi babbled out her two-year-old wisdom. “When he comes home, I will kiss where he is hurt, he will be fine.” …
  • Just over half of British Indians would get Covid vaccine, survey shows 21 Jan 2021 08:06 Only a little over half of British Indians say they would get a coronavirus vaccine, according to research. Some 56 per cent of British Indians said they would take up a vaccine when asked by the 1928 Institute, a new think tank led by academics from the …
  • Coronavirus vaccine: UK gets jabs to 343,000 people in a day 21 Jan 2021 07:56 Hopes that Britain's great Covid vaccine rollout is still on track were raised today as official data revealed the UK dished out 346,000 jabs yesterday following fears the NHS drive may have stalled.   Boris Johnson insisted the UK is still on schedule …
  • Thursday briefing: Biden gets to work on Covid and climate 21 Jan 2021 07:46 Top story: ‘America’s day, democracy’s day’ Hello, Warren Murray pleased to be bringing you this Thursday briefing. Joe Biden has spent the first hours of his presidency addressing America’s crisis at home and rebuilding its leadership in the world with a …
  • Covid UK: Daily death rate hits 1,820 peak though infections fall 21 Jan 2021 07:40 Boris Johnson today warned 'there will be more' Covid deaths to come after Britain recorded its deadliest day of the pandemic for the second day in a row with 1,820 more victims. The Prime Minister called the figure 'appalling' as the UK…
  • Internet Governance and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Part 7: Articles 20-21 21 Jan 2021 07:35 The Universal Declaration of Human Rights in the digital Age. Articles 20-21: Freedom of Assembly, Internet Governance, and The Will of the People. Co-authored by Prof Sam Lanfranco and Klaus Stoll.1 Internet Governance, like all governance, needs to be …
  • Amazon Prime drama agrees to changes after Hindu nationalist pressure 21 Jan 2021 05:09 An Indian political drama on Amazon Prime has been forced to edit out scenes that were accused of being an “insult to Hindu gods”, the first time that streaming platforms have been subjected to Indian government censorship. Tandav, a gritty political drama …
  • Joe Biden sworn in as 46th president of the United States — as it happened 21 Jan 2021 04:36 Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have been sworn in as the next president and vice president of the United States Outgoing President Donald Trump left the White House in the morning rather than attend any of the day's events The inauguration comes just two …
  • Two snipped scenes in Tandav mark govt’s entry into OTT space 21 Jan 2021 03:58 On Tuesday, Tandav became the first web series streaming on a major OTT platform to edit its content after direct intervention from the government. Two scenes regarding which complaints had been made and were mentioned in an FIR filed in Lucknow have now …
  • Arts Etc. – January 20, 2021 21 Jan 2021 03:08 Design by Kanami Yamashita Please note that due to Governor Inslee’s new COVID-19  restrictions, all museums in the state will be closed  until further notice. Visual Arts The work of Michelle Kumata can be seen in a group show entitled “Breathe” which is …
  • Israel's ‘Queen’s Gambit’: Young female chess players of the Jewish State 21 Jan 2021 02:31 "It is much easier to play chess without the burden of an Adam’s apple.” So says Beth Harmon, the drugged genius and protagonist of Netflix’s record-breaking limited television series The Queen’s Gambit. The show captured hearts far and wide, breaking …
  • Imran open to live hearings of foreign funding case 21 Jan 2021 01:42 By News Desk ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday challenged all those sceptical of his party’s activities by saying the proceedings of the foreign funding case should be aired live on television, and called on opposition parties to make …
  • Shipping delays postpone thousands of vaccinations in N.Y.C. while Cuomo says the state could temporarily run out of doses. 21 Jan 2021 00:13 LiveUpdated  Jan. 20, 2021, 6:59 p.m. ET Jan. 20, 2021, 6:59 p.m. ET Texas hospitals are overrun with patients, though the U.S. overall is making gains in flattening its curve. As Biden and Harris were sworn at the Capitol, masks were the order of the day. …
  • Dilip Chhabria’s ride down fast lane before he went off track 21 Jan 2021 00:08 As a two-year-old, he had been photographed with a garland of toy cars around his neck, a prophesy perhaps of his passion for automobiles. As a young entrepreneur in post-liberalisation India, he gave India the wheels to escape from the drab Padminis and …
  • Opinion: Lenin comes to town again 20 Jan 2021 23:40 When Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny returned to Moscow on Sunday after convalescing in Germany from an attempted poisoning by the FSB domestic spy agency, the regime-friendly media loyally failed to mention his arrival. With one striking …
  • Joe Biden sworn in as 46th president of the United States — live updates 20 Jan 2021 23:12 Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have been sworn in as the next president and vice president of the United States Outgoing President Donald Trump left the White House in the morning rather than attend any of the day's events The inauguration comes just two …
  • Mumbai Court rejects bail plea of former BARC CEO 20 Jan 2021 22:23 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 20 (ANI): A Mumbai sessions court on Wednesday rejected the bail plea of former Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) CEO Partho Dasgupta, who is an accused in the alleged Television Rating Points (TRP) scam. …
  • ‘America is back’: World leaders react to Biden’s inauguration 20 Jan 2021 21:51 World leaders are congratulating Joe Biden on his inauguration as the 46th president of the United States, bringing to an end one of the most chaotic periods in American history under Donald Trump, who earlier today left the White House for the final time …
  • Washington DC is a city of sounds as Joe Biden inaugurated and ‘democracy prevails’ 20 Jan 2021 21:50 There was the sound of Donald Trump leaving the White House for the final time, clattering over the city in Marine One, his helicopter taking a circuitous, look-at-the-sights-as-we-leave route. There was the sound of his final boasts, as he spoke at Joint …
  • New York City postpones thousands of vaccine appointments because of a shipping delay. 20 Jan 2021 21:44 LiveUpdated  Jan. 20, 2021, 4:30 p.m. ET Jan. 20, 2021, 4:30 p.m. ET Here’s what you need to know: Leaders of a doctors’ union in Peru went on a hunger strike Tuesday to protest what they called the national authorities’ “shameless lack of preparation” for …
  • A plaintive lament on liberty that rings hollow 20 Jan 2021 20:47 As examples show, the judiciary’s callous attitude at every level towards human liberty is destructive of the rule of law In early November 2020, after the overnight listing of a defective petition, the Supreme Court of India granted bail to the television …
  • Bail Plea Of Former TV Ratings Agency Boss, Accused In Scam, Rejected 20 Jan 2021 17:45 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 1Shares Mumbai: A sessions court in Mumbai on Wednesday rejected the bail application of former CEO of ratings agency BARC, Partho Dasgupta, an accused in the alleged fake Television Ratings Point (TRP) case. Dasgupta was …
  • Australia appear vulnerable but we have heard this Ashes tale before 20 Jan 2021 17:42 It is probably hackery to roll out Lady Bracknell’s most famous line in another reworked form, but great lines are great because they are universal. In this context: “To lose one home series to India, Mr Paine, may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both …
  • James Cross, British diplomat who survived FLQ kidnapping, dead at 99 20 Jan 2021 17:11 The British diplomat whose kidnapping in 1970 by radical Quebec separatists triggered the October Crisis has died. James Richard Cross was 99. His death, from COVID-19, was confirmed Wednesday by his son-in-law, John Stringer. Cross spent 59 days in …
  • Wages for housework 20 Jan 2021 14:58 Kamal Haasan recently announced through his political party Makkal Neethi Manram’s political promise that he was in favour of paying women for household chores. While many argue that such a move would help visibilise the unpaid work done by women, and …
  • TRP scam | Mumbai court rejects bail plea of BARC's ex-CEO 20 Jan 2021 13:48 Partho Dasgupta was arrested by the Mumbai crime branch last month for his alleged involvement in the TRP scam The City Civil and Sessions Court in Mumbai on Wednesday rejected a bail plea of former chief executive officer and managing director of …
  • Virus Tightens Its Grip on Texas 20 Jan 2021 12:12 LiveUpdated  Jan. 20, 2021, 7:08 a.m. ET Jan. 20, 2021, 7:08 a.m. ET The precarious situation in the state, which has seen more than 2.1 million cases and 32,000 deaths, is a threat to the gradual progress the United States is making in trying to flatten …
  • Watching History From Afar, Some Harris Supporters Feel 'Robbed' Of A Big Moment 20 Jan 2021 11:56 Before they gather virtually to watch the inauguration, students at YELLS, a non-profit youth empowerment program in Marietta, Ga., will receive some special packages. Each student will get a delivery that includes an American flag, a copy of the oath of …
  • Netflix (NFLX) Q4 2020 Earnings Call Transcript 20 Jan 2021 09:02 Image source: The Motley Fool. Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) Q4 2020 Earnings Call Jan 19, 2021, 6:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: undefined[Commercial break] Spencer Wang -- Vice President, Investor …
  • Tory MPs rip out NHS protections from trade bill 20 Jan 2021 09:00 Conservative MPs have ripped out an amendment to the government's trade bill to prevent the NHS being sold off or undermined by the government's trade deals with other countries. The House of Lords had last month inserted a clause banning any …
  • A behind-the-scenes look into the mad ad world 20 Jan 2021 08:58 The novel based on the advertising world was produced in a unique way, making it a World Record contender The lockdown necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic gave people the chance to do interesting things, out-of-the-box things, and allowed free flow of …
  • Maharashtra: Governor inaugurates metal art installation at FTII as part of diamond jubilee celebrations, students say not allowed to attend event 20 Jan 2021 08:00 In continuation of its diamond jubilee celebrations, the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) unveiled a metal art installation, Nabh Abheepsa (Yearning for the Sky), which was inaugurated by Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Tuesday. The 21-feet- …
  • Pay-TV Operator Execs Discuss Satellite Television in the 2020s 20 Jan 2021 06:23 The onslaught of pay-TV offerings such as Netflix, Amazon, and Disney+ have no doubt changed the dynamics of broadcasting around the world, but broadcast remains a key market for satellite. While the satellite pay-TV market is in a state of flux, it still …
  • Netflix keeps growing in pandemic, tops 200 mn subscribers 20 Jan 2021 05:51 San Francisco: Netflix on Tuesday delivered stronger-than-expected subscriber growth in the past quarter, keeping ahead of new streaming rivals competing for viewers stuck in their homes during the coronavirus pandemic. The streaming television leader …
  • Washington Sundar loved playing with boys older than his age: Sister Shailaja chuffed for Gabba star 20 Jan 2021 04:33 Washington Sundar was among the many heroes that stood up for India in the absence of their A-listers during the injury-ravaged Australia tour. The Tamil Nadu all-rounder who stayed back after the limited-overs series as a net bowler to help the team with …
  • Arnab Goswami accused of violating Official... 20 Jan 2021 03:38 Expressing serious concerns over the recent leaks of social media chats of two media personalities, the Maharashtra Congress on Tuesday said they compromised national security and violated the provisions of the Official Secrets Act. In a memorandum …
  • Fowler takes Indian soccer to new levels -- of publicity 20 Jan 2021 02:30 Robbie Fowler is doing his best to keep his name and the sport of soccer in the news in cricket-mad India. The legendary striker for Liverpool and former England international has made more headlines and waves since his arrival as a coach in the Indian …
  • Daily Update: ROH notes, ODB, Mercedes Martinez 20 Jan 2021 01:41 Latest News: Latest Audio: JOB LISTING: Web/UI Developer(s) Experience with OnLamp (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) GITHUB and Linux command line experience while be helpful as well. CMS - Drupal and Wordpress. vBulletin Possible experience with AWS (s3 …
  • Foundation stone for Gill’s success in Australia laid on IPL duty in UAE 20 Jan 2021 00:01 During the Kolkata Knight Riders preparatory camp in the UAE before the Indian Premier League, Shubman Gill’s long-time mentor and friend Khushpreet Singh would ask for a 10-feet- by-seven-feet piece of Kota stone for the young batsman’s practice sessions. …
  • A billion get booster dose from Brisbane: World wakes up to watch Indian cricket’s big rising 20 Jan 2021 00:01 Kapil Dev on the Lord’s balcony in 1983, Rahul Dravid and V V S Laxman batting an entire day at Eden Gardens in 2001, M S Dhoni sealing it with a six at Wankhede in 2011 will remain Indian cricket’s iconic moments — but they can still be re-enacted. India’ …
  • Sebi extends relaxations for compliance with rights issues 19 Jan 2021 22:34 Markets regulator Sebi on Tuesday extended relaxations for companies with regards to compliance with procedural norms pertaining to rights issues opening till March 31 amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Earlier, this relaxation was given for rights …
  • Defamation complaint filed against Zee, Republic Bharat, others for programmes on farmers 19 Jan 2021 22:11 A criminal complaint for defamation has been filed against five leading television news channels for allegedly showing the farmers’ agitation and the people supporting it as anti-national and terrorist. Advocate Manjit Singh, counsel for petitioner …
  • Govt no longer worried about PDM's long march after seeing attendance at ECP rally: Rashid 19 Jan 2021 21:54 Minister for Interior Sheikh Rashid Ahmed on Tuesday hit out at leaders of the opposition Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) for its rally in front of the office of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in Islamabad today, saying television footage …
  • Australia v India: Tearful Ravi Shastri says 'nothing surpasses' series win at Gabba 19 Jan 2021 21:01 Coach Ravi Shastri says he was in tears after India's series win in Australia in “the toughest tour ever’' and claimed “nothing surpasses it’’ in his nation’s test cricket history. “I’m not someone who really has tears in my eyes but I had real …
  • New this week: ‘The White Tiger,’ Salt-N-Pepa movie & Rhye 19 Jan 2021 21:01 Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — Diane Lane, Kevin Costner and Lesley Manville are a formidable trio in “Let Him Go,” a slow- …
  • Sharad Kelkar to narrate animated series The Legend of Hanuman for Hotstar Specials 19 Jan 2021 20:02 The Legend of Hanuman, a visually stunning animated epic saga by Hotstar Specials, will be narrated by actor Sharad Kelkar. The 13-episode story will focus on Hanuman’s journey of self discovery, the story of a humble vaanara who forgot about his divinity, …
  • Amazon Series Lands in Controversy for Supposedly Hurting Hindu Sentiments 19 Jan 2021 19:08 NEW DELHI – A web series on video streaming platform Amazon Prime Video has landed in controversy in India, with several complaints lodged with the police, for allegedly hurting the sentiments of the Hindu majority in the country. The situation has led the …
  • ‘Nattarangu’ camps kick off in Kozhikode 19 Jan 2021 19:01 The Kozhikode district office of the Samagra Shiksha Kerala (SSK) on Tuesday launched ‘Nattarangu’, a five-day skill development camp for schoolchildren in tribal areas and coastal as well as hilly regions. According to SSK sources, it is a follow-up …
  • India's bloody-mindedness fired them to historic win in Australia 19 Jan 2021 17:41 There is nothing like the feeling after a classic Test series. There may be greater peaks of human joy or pleasure, but this is a high that fades into a particular satisfaction, elation dimming warmly within us like the spot of light that remains when …
  • India Celebrates as Cricket Team Humbles Australia on Its Own Turf 19 Jan 2021 16:25 NEW DELHI — Even by the standards of a sport that tests endurance with matches that can go on for five days, India’s cricket team had to draw deep to complete a long tour of Australia that had been complicated by the coronavirus pandemic. One player missed …
  • Sewage analysis could provide early warning system for new coronavirus variants, research shows 19 Jan 2021 16:20 Analysing sewage can help detect and track the spread of new variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes Covid-19, a study has shown. The technique could be a more rapid way of identifying mutations in the virus before they are detected by local clinical …
  • What has Boris Johnson said about Trump? 19 Jan 2021 16:20 A former head of the UK civil service has suggested that Boris Johnson will be "glad" to see the back of Donald Trump following his election defeat. As Joe Biden prepares to enter the White House, Lord Sedwill said on Monday that those arguing …
  • A joyride to storytelling 19 Jan 2021 16:14 Renuka Shahane is currently directing a film starring Kajol, called Tribhanga — Tedhi Medhi Crazy Renuka Shahane, who brightened up homes with her dazzling smile co-hosting the cultural magazine TV show Surabhi from 1990 with Siddhart Kak, was set to grow …
  • India accounted for about 14% of 218 billion global app installs in 2020: Report 19 Jan 2021 13:28 India accounted for about 14% of 218 billion global app installs in 2020, according to a report released adtech firm InMobi. The growth rate of app downloads in India (28% YoY) was four times higher than the global average (7% YoY). As of 2019, India’s …
  • Malicious reporting on SSR case- Bombay HC directs digital media to follow press council rules 19 Jan 2021 13:05 The press must exercise restraint when reporting on suicides, and electronic media should follow Press Council of India (PCI) guidelines until a separate framework for television news channels is created, the Bombay high court said on Monday, criticising …
  • Lightning Strikes Hard In India 19 Jan 2021 12:27 MUMBAI, India — Twenty-four-year-old Sachin Kuvara was riding his motorcycle when he was struck and killed by lightning during a storm in Palghar on Sept. 9, 2020. His close friend and next-door neighbor, Atul Govari, 19, a passenger on his motorcycle, …
  • Zee5 taps former Netflix executive Nimisha Pandey to head Hindi Originals 19 Jan 2021 12:23 Mumbai: Zee Entertainment Enterprises (ZEE) has roped in the national award winning writer and director, Nimisha Pandey to head the Hindi Originals for its digital entertainment platform, Zee5. Pandey, who assumed the officer on Monday, will report to …
  • Up to 2,000 sporting events could be remotely produced in the near future: Tata Communications 19 Jan 2021 12:23 Chennai: Tata Communications, which provides support to over 5,000 sporting events globally, expects that the number of remotely produced sporting events will go up dramatically from the current 750 events to as many as 1,800 to 2,000 events in the near …
  • You may know her as a local TV broadcaster, a media consultant or the producer of 'Priya's Mask.' Meet Monika Samtani. 19 Jan 2021 12:01 Jan 19, 2021, 5:00am EST Welcome to Off the Beat, a weekly Q&A with a local business person doing something a little different. Have an idea or pitch that reflects some unusual business activity? Email [email protected] Monika Samtani is a …
  • Indian Journalist’s WhatsApp Transcript Causes Storm in Teacup 19 Jan 2021 10:13 AdvertisementA purported transcript of WhatsApp messages between a controversial Indian television anchor and a former head of a ratings agency making social-media rounds is quickly snowballing into a minor political scandal in India – and one that …
  • Naagin actress Mouni Roy to marry Dubai-based banker Suraj Nambiar? All you need to know 19 Jan 2021 09:24 Is another celebrity wedding on the cards this year? Well, it appears so. A news portal recently revealed that actress Mouni Roy could be tying the knot with Dubai-based banker Suraj Nambiar this year. Mouni was in Dubai with her sister and her and family …
  • Mini movie mogul hoping for Oscar success says Covid wasn’t all bad for short films 19 Jan 2021 09:16 Covid has been a horror show for the movie industry.  Cinemas have been forced to close, blockbuster releases delayed and filming schedules cancelled in the face of lockdowns and travel bans.  But one London producer today says the pandemic had provided an …
  • Top bureaucrat Lav Agarwal's brother found dead in UP's Saharanpur 19 Jan 2021 07:45 IAS Lav Agarwal's brother Ankur found dead in UP's Saharanpur. Top bureaucrat Lav Agarwal's brother Ankur was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district on Monday evening.  According to reports, Ankur…
  • How the suddenly rich are disrespecting their money 19 Jan 2021 07:45 A friend sent me pictures of leftover food at her new marital home. It made me sick. Boxes and boxes of food ordered from restaurants and left half eaten. In a poor country, it is a crime to waste food like this. And such a shame when the farmers who grow …
  • India exposed on Balakot strike 19 Jan 2021 07:27 Pakistan said a 2019 air raid by India was a "false flag" operation conducted by India's governing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)​ for electoral gains and urged the world community to stop its long-time rival's "reckless, militarist …
  • Daily Update: Conor McGregor, Koloff-Sammartino, Lindaman 19 Jan 2021 06:38 Latest News: Latest Audio: JOB LISTING: Web/UI Developer(s) Experience with OnLamp (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) GITHUB and Linux command line experience while be helpful as well. CMS - Drupal and Wordpress. vBulletin Possible experience with AWS (s3 …
  • 3 major issues hound India as it celebrates a subdued R-Day 19 Jan 2021 03:26 By J.V. Lakshmana Rao By mid-January 2021 it has been clear that India has been confronted with three major unresolved 2020 spill-over problems. They are the brewing farmers’ agitation, the stiff army standoff between the forces of India and China near …
  • Advertisers wary as television rating scandal swirls 19 Jan 2021 02:24 Recent controversies, triggered by the arrests of TV channel bosses and BARC’s former executives by Mumbai police and leaked WhatsApp messages about the manipulation of ratings, have cast a shadow on the currency used by close to 800 TV channels in India …
  • Yami Gautam takes to 11 years back in Jaisalmer 18 Jan 2021 21:10 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 18 (ANI): Reminiscing about the place where she kick-started her acting journey 11 years back, Bollywood star Yami Gautam on Monday became nostalgic and shared pictures from Jaisalmer, on the sets of her upcoming film …
  • Sushant Rajput Case- Bombay HC Pulls Up TV Channels, Says 'Media Trial' Impacts Probe 18 Jan 2021 21:10 New Delhi: The Bombay high court observed that ‘media trials’ can obstruct the administration of justice, and is in violation of programme code under the Cable Television Network Regulation Act, impacting the ongoing investigations. The high court on …
  • Pakistan’s Khan: India’s BJP conducted 2019 air raid to win polls 18 Jan 2021 14:40 Pakistan says a 2019 air raid by India was a “false flag” operation conducted by India’s governing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)​ for electoral gains and urged the world community to stop its long-time rival’s “reckless, militarist agenda”. In a series of …
  • Amit Sinha joins India TV as VP Strategy & Research 18 Jan 2021 13:39 Image Source : INDIA TV Amit Sinha joins India TV as VP Strategy & Research Amit Sinha has joined India TV as VP Strategy & Research. Having worked for more than 15 years in the television media domain, his last assignment was with TV Today Network …
  • Goswami Balakot transcripts further expose India's ‘sinister designs’, vindicate Pakistan: FO 17 Jan 2021 21:42 Transcripts showing firebrand Indian television anchor Arnab Goswami knew of the Narendra Modi government's plan to carry out a strike in Pakistan's Balakot area well in advance have "further exposed India’s sinister designs and vindicated …
  • India among fastest growing markets; will continue to invest in local content, expanding reach: Amazon Prime Video 17 Jan 2021 17:01 India is among the fastest growing markets for Amazon Prime Video (APV) globally, and the content streaming platform is focussing its investments on bringing more content and expanding the service to a larger audience in the country, a top company official …
  • Australia v India: Shardul Thakur and Washington Sundar lead fightback in Brisbane 17 Jan 2021 10:07 Sundar is making his Test debut at the age of 21 and is playing in a first-class game for the first time since 2017 Australia v India, the Gabba, Brisbane (day three) Australia 369: (Labuschagne 108) & 21-0 (Warner 20) India 336: Thakur 67, Sundar 62; …
  • A ‘very young’ bull market in stocks is still minting believers 17 Jan 2021 07:14 By Lu Wang They know about the stretched valuations and everything that must go right to keep stocks aloft. And yet rather than shy away from frothy markets, plenty of investors are only now jumping in. The reason, it appears, is how far out of the market …
  • Virus Updates: India Starts Vaccinating Its 1.3 Billion People 16 Jan 2021 19:20 LiveUpdated  Jan. 16, 2021, 2:02 p.m. ET Jan. 16, 2021, 2:02 p.m. ET The campaign is unfolding in a country with more than 150,000 coronavirus deaths, the world’s third-highest tally. In the United States, President-elect Joe Biden warned that “things will …
  • India launches what could be the world’s largest vaccination campaign. But it’s unclear if one of the vaccines works. 16 Jan 2021 15:32 Now Naik is part of a leap forward in the country’s long battle against the coronavirus, becoming one of the first Indians to receive vaccines in what is likely the world’s largest vaccination campaign. “I am told this vaccine will drive covid away,” said …
  • Australia must read the ball carefully when playing with India 16 Jan 2021 15:19 Even the Mumbai police commissioner, Shri Param Bir Singh, chimed in, with a Tweet saying: “Colour Of The Jersey - The Only Colour That Should Matter On Field.” It’s not the first time a Sydney Test has raised hackles on the subcontinent - the India- …
  • India takes shots: Kangana, Esha and others hail the vaccination drive 16 Jan 2021 13:45 Posted By: Daliya Ghose On Saturday, 16th January 2021,04:01 January 16th will be a red-letter day in Indian history as India took the first shot. The largest vaccination drive for Covid-19 kick-started today and every Indians are proud of the D-day. Our …
  • India Covid Vaccine Campaign Begins 16 Jan 2021 08:15 PUNE, India — India launched on Saturday one of the most ambitious and complex nationwide campaigns in its history: the rollout of coronavirus vaccines to 1.3 billion people, an undertaking that will stretch from the perilous reaches of the Himalayas to …
  • India Starts Vaccinating Its 1.3 Billion People 16 Jan 2021 07:10 LiveUpdated  Jan. 16, 2021, 1:53 a.m. ET Jan. 16, 2021, 1:53 a.m. ET Here’s what you need to know: PUNE, India — India launched on Saturday one of the most ambitious and complex nationwide campaigns in its history: the rollout of coronavirus vaccines to 1. …
  • Vishal Kalra - the winner of Fame House Season 1 15 Jan 2021 19:50 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 15 (ANI/Mediawire): We have all been wooed by the growing tribe of content creators' month on month; their short, quirky and riveting videos have kept us regaled during the lockdown. MX Player's short …
  • Biden to Discuss His Coronavirus Response Plan in Thursday Speech 21 Jan 2021 14:13 U.S. President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris are putting a large focus of their first full day in office on the federal government’s response to the coronavirus. Biden is scheduled to speak Thursday about the administration’s plans and to sign …
  • Biden to Discuss Coronavirus Response Efforts 21 Jan 2021 09:18 U.S. President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris are putting a large focus of their first full day in office on the federal government’s response to the coronavirus. Biden is scheduled to speak Thursday about the administration’s plans and to sign …
  • Arts Etc. – January 20, 2021 21 Jan 2021 03:08 Design by Kanami Yamashita Please note that due to Governor Inslee’s new COVID-19  restrictions, all museums in the state will be closed  until further notice. Visual Arts The work of Michelle Kumata can be seen in a group show entitled “Breathe” which is …
  • Celebrities lend Iqrarul Hassan support after Twitterati demand an apology over his tweets 18 Jan 2021 11:24 Television host Syed Iqrarul Hassan's claim to fame is his show Sar-e-Aam but over the weekend, he was trending for a different reason: his tweets. "India vs Pakistan. We are not even sure that we ordered the vaccine or not, banana to door ki baat …
  • Iran Holds Anti-Warship Missile Drill Amid Tensions With U.S. 16 Jan 2021 12:27 Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) has conducted the second and last phase of a drill launching anti-warship ballistic missiles at a simulated target in the Indian Ocean, state television reported. The drill on January 16 comes amid …
  • Pixar’s ‘Soul’ Has a Black Hero. In Denmark, a White Actor Dubs the Voice. 16 Jan 2021 12:13 COPENHAGEN — Like most of their counterparts around the world, Danish film critics initially greeted “Soul,” Pixar’s first animated feature to focus on Black characters and African-American culture, with rapture, hailing its sensitive, joyful portrayal of …
  • Major fire at Serum Insitute of India vaccine plant but coronavirus drug production goes on 21 Jan 2021 15:42 Workers wearing protective gear walk after a fire broke out at India’s Serum Institute in Pune on January 21, 2021. – A fire broke out on January 21 at India’s Serum Institute, the world’s largest maker of vaccines, but a company source said production of …
  • Bell-ringing and air-punching as Covid jabs begin in Whalley Range 21 Jan 2021 15:10 Aneet Kapoor had not slept a wink when he arrived at Whalley Range cricket and tennis club at 7am on Thursday. “It was the excitement that kept me awake,” said the pharmacist, who has spent the last six weeks working dawn to dusk to turn the clubhouse into …
  • A new Bible version for the smartphone generation 21 Jan 2021 15:05 In 1517 a monk named Martin Luther set in motion a religious revolution known as the Reformation. It would form the Protestant church and remains one of Germany's main religious institutions. Yet it may not come as a surprise that Germany's  …
  • Fire breaks out at Serum Institute of India, but Covid-19 vaccine production not affected 21 Jan 2021 14:59 By AFP, Reuters 1h ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShare Ammu Kannampilly Mumbai – A fire broke out Thursday at India’s Serum Institute, the world’s largest maker of vaccines, but a company source said production of drugs to prevent …
  • Originals on OTT platforms witness 133% jump in engagement: Mi India report 21 Jan 2021 14:36 Indian OTT viewers were hooked on to their screens in the year 2020, watching original shows and series, notes the ‘PatchWall Replay 2020’ report by Mi India. The study evaluates the consumption patterns of over 5 million consumers across 25+ content …
  • Arnab case: Cong accuses BJP of leaking official secrets 21 Jan 2021 13:55 The Congress has accused BJP Ministers of compromising national security by divulging sensitive information to media for political gain. Senior Congress leaders will take up the issue in the coming budget session of the parliament. The Congress on …
  • BPCL Divestment 21 Jan 2021 13:51 New Delhi: India expects some international oil majors to participate in the Bharat Petroleum divestment process during the price bid stage, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has said. Homegrown Vedanta and two international funds have shown initial interest …
  • The Gilpin hotel review: The ultimate Covid-secure retreat in the Lake District 21 Jan 2021 13:11 In a nutshell: Luxury private lodges for the ultimate romantic Lake District retreat Price point: ££££ The neighbourhood In the heart of the Cumbrian countryside, a five-minute drive from Lake Windermere, sit sister hotels The Gilpin and Gilpin Lake House. …
  • Opinion | What India expects from the Biden administration 21 Jan 2021 12:23 Image Source : INDIA TV Opinion | What India expects from the Biden administration “This is America’s day. This is democracy’s day. A day of history and hope. Of renewal and resolve.” – With these words US President Joe Biden took office on Thursday after …
  • Mi India unveils PatchWall Replay 2020 report, reveals what Indians 'watched' in 2020 21 Jan 2021 12:22 Mi India has unveiled its annual trend report ‘PatchWall Replay 2020’, highlighting entertainment consumption trends by Indians in 2020. The study evaluates the consumption patterns of over 5 million consumers across 25+ content partners and throws light …
  • Fire at India vaccine plant; coronavirus drug... 21 Jan 2021 12:10 A fire broke out Thursday at India’s Serum Institute, the world’s largest maker of vaccines, but a company source said production of drugs to prevent coronavirus was not affected. The Serum Institute is producing millions of doses of the Covishield …
  • Lessons investors can learn from Rahul Dravid’s cricket 21 Jan 2021 12:07 More than any other cricketer, Rahul Dravid’s career has plenty of lessons for the rest of us, regarding the power of mental conditioning and psychological training techniques. By any meaningful reckoning… he was India’s greatest match-winning batsman, …
  • Nanhi parhi becomes the adult 21 Jan 2021 11:57 Ever since brands started weaving causes into their storytelling, it is time to start paying attention to brand messages again. If you are quick to reach for the TV remote or prone to skipping ads, you may want to hold off for a bit. Brands that are tuned …
  • Outcry In India Over Amazon’s New Streaming Series ‘Tandav’ 21 Jan 2021 11:19 NEW DELHI — As the world’s fastest growing streaming market, India is key to Amazon’s growth in the sector, but the tech giant is facing severe backlash over its new original series “Tandav,” which launched Jan. 15 on Prime Video. Critics claim the series …
  • 'I knew it was the end of my series; whatever impact I'd have, it had to be then' 21 Jan 2021 09:17 Hanuma Vihari batted 161 balls and stayed in the middle for more than 50 overs - over 40 of those with a torn hamstring - to help India earn a draw in Sydney. That result that set the platform for an even more miraculous win in Brisbane, which sealed what …
  • Who is Adarsh Gourav, the actor playing Balram Halwai in The White Tiger? 21 Jan 2021 09:14 Priyanka Chopra and Rajkummar Rao's The White Tiger will premiere on Netflix on January 22. The film is based on Aravind Adiga's book of the same name. It stars Adarsh Gourav in the lead role of Balram Halwai, who has a thrilling journey from a …
  • Flydubai to launch double daily flights to Doha 21 Jan 2021 08:13 Flydubai, the Dubai-based airline, has announced the resumption of flights to Qatar. A double daily service from Dubai International (DXB) to Doha’s Hamad International Airport (DOH) will start from January 26.   Commenting on the announcement, Ghaith Al …
  • Just over half of British Indians would get Covid vaccine, survey shows 21 Jan 2021 08:06 Only a little over half of British Indians say they would get a coronavirus vaccine, according to research. Some 56 per cent of British Indians said they would take up a vaccine when asked by the 1928 Institute, a new think tank led by academics from the …
  • The Gabba result has done justice to the game we love 21 Jan 2021 06:55 "Can't wait to get you to the Gabba, Ash, tell you what… ooh, ooh" are words and calls Tim Paine surely regrets. They are bound to him, forever a lesson in hubris. He's no bad bloke and this was tame stuff, frankly, but the game has a …
  • Opinion | How our young cricketers scripted history on Australian soil 21 Jan 2021 05:15 Image Source : INDIA TV Opinion | How our young cricketers scripted history on Australian soil The New Year has marked a new beginning with a new  Indian cricket team scripting a new history on Australian soil. Team India scripted a fairy tale on the final …
  • Amika George Q&A: “I need to work out what job to have in this lifetime first” 21 Jan 2021 04:47 Amika George was born in London in 1999. She is the founder of the Free Periods campaign group, which tackles period poverty in the UK. She studies history at the University of Cambridge. What’s your earliest memory? When I was two, I was in a car accident …
  • The triumph in Gabba is a win to cherish. Indian cricket needs to build on it 21 Jan 2021 04:01 When Indian cricket history is discussed it will be said of them that they took all the body blows but did not let the country down! The 11 in the first Test at Adelaide, Australia were vastly different from the eleven who handcrafted history on Tuesday at …
  • Two snipped scenes in Tandav mark govt’s entry into OTT space 21 Jan 2021 03:58 On Tuesday, Tandav became the first web series streaming on a major OTT platform to edit its content after direct intervention from the government. Two scenes regarding which complaints had been made and were mentioned in an FIR filed in Lucknow have now …
  • Arts Etc. – January 20, 2021 21 Jan 2021 03:08 Design by Kanami Yamashita Please note that due to Governor Inslee’s new COVID-19  restrictions, all museums in the state will be closed  until further notice. Visual Arts The work of Michelle Kumata can be seen in a group show entitled “Breathe” which is …
  • ISL 2020-21: ATK Mohun Bagan vs Chennaiyin - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview 21 Jan 2021 01:26 The Mariners have dropped points in thrice in their last four games while Chennaiyin have won just once in six games... ATK Mohun Bagan (21 points) trail leaders Mumbai City by five points as they face Chennaiyin in an Indian Super League (ISL) encounter …
  • Just over half of British Indians say... 21 Jan 2021 00:57 Just over half of British Indians say they would get a coronavirus vaccine, according to research, prompting experts to call for targeted campaigns to address hesitancy in this community. Some 56% of British Indians said they would take up a vaccine when …
  • Republicans should repent and support Biden's agenda 20 Jan 2021 21:54 Goodbye Donald Trump. You were and remain an unmitigated liar and hypocrite (''We did what we came to do': Trump bids farewell in video message'', smh.com.au, January 20). Your prayers for the new administration are hollow. You can' …
  • How the KGB convinced the world that AIDS was a Pentagon invention 20 Jan 2021 21:53 The covert disinformation campaign was secretly codenamed 'Operation INFEKTION'. In July 1983, an Indian newspaper in New Delhi published an article alleging "U.S. experiments" were the likely cause of a new mysterious disease dubbed …
  • Writer, director, producer of Tandav get transit anticipatory bail 20 Jan 2021 21:43 The Bombay High Court on Wednesday granted transit anticipatory bail for three weeks to the writer, the director and the producer of web series Tandav and the content head of Amazon after a criminal case was registered against them in Uttar Pradesh. A …
  • World Leaders Express Hope As Biden And Harris Are Sworn In 20 Jan 2021 20:25 As the United States inaugurates Joe Biden as the 46th president, world leaders, citizens and former officials offered congratulations and expressed hope that the new administration will lead to better relations and reverse some of the policies of his …
  • Shinco India launches Alexa built-in smart TV range, available at discount in Amazon Republic Day Sale 2021 20 Jan 2021 20:15 Indian brand Shinco TV has launched Shinco Smart TV with Alexa built in. The TVs are available in the ongoing Amazon Republic Day Sale 2021. The smart TV comes with Amazon Alexa integration that allows users to speak to the TV and enabled Alexa smart home …
  • World Leaders Express Hope As Joe Biden Is Sworn In As President 20 Jan 2021 18:31 The U.S. Army Band plays "Pershing's Own" during the inauguration. Leaders, former officials and citizens expressed optimism with the dawn of the new U.S. administration. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Tasos …
  • Yamaha Music launches 2 new AV receivers in India: Price, features and more 20 Jan 2021 17:46 Image Source : YAMAHA MUSIC Yamaha India has launched two new AV receivers in India. Yamaha Music India has announced the launch of two new RX-V AV receivers in the Indian market. Accoridng to the company, these devices can turn any home into an …
  • Congress leader Naseemuddin Siddiqui, BSP's Ram Achal Rajbhar arrested 20 Jan 2021 15:45 Image Source : INDIA TV VIDEO GRAB Congress leader Naseemuddin Siddiqui, BSP's Ram Achal Rajbhar arrested Congress leader Naseemuddin Siddiqui and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Ram Achal Rajbhar were arrested and sent to jail on Tuesday when they …
  • Sameer Verma: The giant-killer under the radar 20 Jan 2021 14:01 There’s a Cheteshwar Pujara in Indian badminton: his defense is watchable and he’s done well in his career without shuttle’s power weapon, the big smash. Nobody quite launches into him like they do the cricketer, low-key sport, soft-spoken barely audible …
  • With 13,823 new COVID cases, India's tally rises to 1,05,95,660; recovery rate at 96.7% 20 Jan 2021 13:11 Image Source : INDIA TV With 13,823 new COVID cases, India's tally rises to 1,05,95,660; recovery rate at 96.7% With 13,823 infections reported in a day, India's COVID-19 caseload rose to 1,05,95,660, while the recoveries surged to 1,02,45,741, the …
  • Mahmood Jamal obituary 20 Jan 2021 11:17 Mahmood Jamal, who has died aged 72, was one of the pioneers of multicultural television in Britain. As a producer of films and documentaries Mahmood sought to bring talent and material from minority-ethnic communities to the screen. The launch of Channel …
  • Uddhav Thackeray-Led Alliance Shows How To Defeat BJP 20 Jan 2021 10:48 In Mahatma Gandhi's conception of India as a nation of 'Village Republics' (Gram Swaraj), the panchayat had the same prestige as parliament. Sadly, that is not how democracy evolved in independent India. Panchayats (self-government bodies at …
  • TRP scam case: Mumbai Court likely to pass order on Partho Dasgupta’s bail plea 20 Jan 2021 10:42 A sessions court is set to pass orders on Wednesday on the bail application of Partho Dasgupta, the former CEO of the Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC), who was arrested in the alleged Television Rating Points (TRP) scam case last month. The …
  • BLOG: Team India has made us believe in the sheer power of self belief again 20 Jan 2021 10:25 Sport is a microcosm of life. You can either believe that or view it as just a pretty line. If you do believe it, a whole new world opens up. When you see a boxer, all bloodied and bruised still going toe to toe with his opponent, you see resilience. When …
  • ‘Tiger’ to ‘The Comey Rule’: Four documentaries to watch on Showmax this January 20 Jan 2021 09:40 TIGER | Binge now, first on Showmax HBO’s two-part Tiger Woods documentary, Tiger, offers a revealing look at the rise, fall, and epic comeback of the global golfing icon. At age 2, Tiger appeared on TV to show off his putting skills. His father, Earl, …
  • A moustache divide 20 Jan 2021 09:03 A curious social phenomenon has gone largely unnoticed in India. Moustaches have slowly gone out of fashion with younger urban males in north India but not in the south where eight out of 10 males wear a moustache, irrespective of their background or …
  • The futile politics over vaccine 20 Jan 2021 08:22 In their anxiety to dominate the quicksand of political narratives in the post-truth age of social media, the Opposition has been scoring a series of self-goals. The success of the BJP in creating and dominating narratives has led others to indulge in a …
  • The White Tiger rides the surge in streamed south Asian stories 20 Jan 2021 08:20 The White Tiger, the film adaptation of the Booker prize-winning book by Aravind Adiga, marks a new stage in the convergence of the world’s two most powerful film industries, in the US and India. Like Bong Joon-ho’s multiple award winner Parasite, The …
  • World Hindi Day celebrated with cultural presentations 20 Jan 2021 07:24 THE High Commission of India in Georgetown, in collaboration with the Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre, observed World Hindi Day with a cultural celebration on Sunday. Due to COVID-19 pandemic, the event was celebrated virtually. It was live streamed …
  • View from Treblinka Dungeon Pelican Bay 20 Jan 2021 06:41 by Lofofora Contreras I arrived at Pelican Bay Security Housing Unit (SHU) in July ‘91. This SHU opened in 1989 and is now a well-known Control Unit, sometimes called by the prisoners “Dungeon Pelican Bay.” I informally call it “Treblinka.” The finer …
  • Pay-TV Operator Execs Discuss Satellite Television in the 2020s 20 Jan 2021 06:23 The onslaught of pay-TV offerings such as Netflix, Amazon, and Disney+ have no doubt changed the dynamics of broadcasting around the world, but broadcast remains a key market for satellite. While the satellite pay-TV market is in a state of flux, it still …
  • Cheap rentals near Australia’s best beaches 20 Jan 2021 05:30 Now that summer is in full swing, the Australian coastline is the place to be, but living a short stroll from some of the best beaches in the country is out of reach for many. Luckily for tenants, the dream of living near the water could be a reality with …
  • Arnab Goswami accused of violating Official... 20 Jan 2021 03:38 Expressing serious concerns over the recent leaks of social media chats of two media personalities, the Maharashtra Congress on Tuesday said they compromised national security and violated the provisions of the Official Secrets Act. In a memorandum …
  • Family Remembers Marta Torres, Fourth Person To Die In Jason Nightengale’s City-Spanning Shooting Spree 20 Jan 2021 03:12 EVANSTON, Ill. (CBS) — Family members on Tuesday remembered Marta Torres – a woman who died after police said she was held hostage and shot during a shooting spree by Jason Nightengale. “Marta, affectionately known as ‘Chacha’ to her grandchildren, was our …
  • ISL 2020-21: Kerala Blasters vs Bengaluru - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview 20 Jan 2021 02:02 The Blues will be looking to do the double over the Blasters with an eye for redeeming their season... Kerala Blasters will be looking for their third win of the 2020-21 Indian Super League (ISL) season when they face Bengaluru at the GMC Stadium in …
  • Inauguration Day, in 2017 and 2021 20 Jan 2021 00:05 But later in the day, that upbeat energy dissipated as he and a friend watched the new president deliver a speech about “American carnage.” George-Warren and his friend drank champagne, or “cham-pain,” as he called it, fearing what the next four years …
  • Should sporting events be part of COVID lockdowns? 19 Jan 2021 22:41 No handshakes, no high-fives and no hugs. This has been the norm for most people around the world since COVID-19 began spreading rapidly in early 2020 – but not for everyone, all of the time. Almost on a daily basis, the familiar sight of footballers …
  • India reach 83-1 at lunch on final day of series-deciding Test against Aussies, chasing 245 more runs to win 19 Jan 2021 21:24 Shubman Gill scored an unbeaten 64 to post the highest score of his brief test career, doing his bit to help India's attempt to retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy in the series decider against Australia. India's Cheteshwar Pujara avoids a bouncer …
  • New this week: ‘The White Tiger,’ Salt-N-Pepa movie & Rhye 19 Jan 2021 21:01 Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — Diane Lane, Kevin Costner and Lesley Manville are a formidable trio in “Let Him Go,” a slow- …
  • Excl: Sunny Leone opens up on bullying & more 19 Jan 2021 20:21 2021 is over here and looks like that’s keeping you extremely busy with work, tell us about your new venture - Anamika which will be featuring on MX Player, how is it working on the same? Working on Anamika is so much fun. It's a wonderful story. That …
  • Centre should take note of Arnab Goswami’s purported chats: Anil Deshmukh 19 Jan 2021 20:14 Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on Tuesday said the Centre should take note of the purported chats between Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami and ex-Broadcast Audience Research Council head Partho Dasgupta in connection with Balakot air …
  • Iran's army commandos, paratroopers start exercises near mouth of Gulf 19 Jan 2021 18:37 DUBAI: On the last full day of US President Donald Trump's administration (Tuesday), Iranian army commandos and paratroopers started exercises near the mouth of the Gulf. Iran's state television showed paratroopers landing behind mock enemy lines …
  • Donald Trump 'furious' at star-studded line-up for Biden inauguration 19 Jan 2021 17:55 DONALD TRUMP has been at the centre of much controversy during his final weeks in office, most notably his role in encouraging a mob that stormed the US Capitol building on January 6, leading to to his second impeachment. But despite this not-too-trifling …
  • Tue. 9:03 a.m.: Iran kicks off ground forces drill on coast of Gulf of Oman 19 Jan 2021 16:27 This photo released today by the Iranian Army, shows a military drill. Iran's military kicked off a ground forces drill today along the coast of the Gulf of Oman, state TV reported, the latest in a series of snap exercises that the country is holding …
  • India Celebrates as Cricket Team Humbles Australia on Its Own Turf 19 Jan 2021 16:25 NEW DELHI — Even by the standards of a sport that tests endurance with matches that can go on for five days, India’s cricket team had to draw deep to complete a long tour of Australia that had been complicated by the coronavirus pandemic. One player missed …
  • Actors scramble to apologise amid backlash against Amazon show for ‘insulting Hindu deities’ 19 Jan 2021 16:20 The stars and makers of a new Amazon Prime TV series in India have had to issue an “unconditional” apology after politicians called for the show to be banned following an uproar over alleged insults to Hindu gods. The apology came after a criminal case was …
  • Centre asks WhatsApp to withdraw controversial privacy policy update 19 Jan 2021 15:45 Image Source : INDIA TV Centre writes to WhatsApp CEO to withdraw proposed changes to privacy policy Government of India, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY) has written to Will Cathcart, Global CEO of WhatsApp to withdraw the …
  • Opinion | My advice to farmers: Amend farm laws, give them a try, then agitate if you are not happy 19 Jan 2021 15:45 Image Source : INDIA TV Opinion | My advice to farmers: Amend farm laws, give them a try, then agitate if you are not happy Political parties are actively working behind the scenes in the ongoing farmers’ agitation which has entered its 55th day today. A …
  • Can Arnab be arrested under Official Secrets Act? Uddhav govt seeking legal opinion 19 Jan 2021 14:23 By Express News Service MUMBAI: The Maharashtra government has decided to seek legal opinion whether Republic TV owner and editor-in-chief can be charged under Official Secrets Act for his revelations about the Balakot airstrike three days in advance …
  • Indian TV journalist who lost her life to scammers 19 Jan 2021 13:46 A popular Indian news anchor has revealed how she fell victim to an elaborate online phishing attack disguised as a dream job offer from Harvard University.   Nidhi Razdan, 43, who is a household name in India, resigned from national broadcaster NDTV in …
  • Iran army commandos start drills near mouth of Gulf 19 Jan 2021 13:12 This photo released Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, by the Iranian Army, shows armored vehicles during a military drill. Iran's military kicked off a ground forces drill on Tuesday along the coast of the Gulf of Oman, state TV reported, the latest in a series …
  • Malicious reporting on SSR case- Bombay HC directs digital media to follow press council rules 19 Jan 2021 13:05 The press must exercise restraint when reporting on suicides, and electronic media should follow Press Council of India (PCI) guidelines until a separate framework for television news channels is created, the Bombay high court said on Monday, criticising …
  • An ordinary murder 19 Jan 2021 12:19 The prime minister and his wife decide to take the subway to the cinema on a Friday evening. They stand on the Old Town platform along with the citizens, some of whom shyly nod in their direction. A few of the bolder ones speak to him. A good-natured man …
  • You may know her as a local TV broadcaster, a media consultant or the producer of 'Priya's Mask.' Meet Monika Samtani. 19 Jan 2021 12:01 Jan 19, 2021, 5:00am EST Welcome to Off the Beat, a weekly Q&A with a local business person doing something a little different. Have an idea or pitch that reflects some unusual business activity? Email [email protected] Monika Samtani is a …
  • Indian Journalist’s WhatsApp Transcript Causes Storm in Teacup 19 Jan 2021 10:13 AdvertisementA purported transcript of WhatsApp messages between a controversial Indian television anchor and a former head of a ratings agency making social-media rounds is quickly snowballing into a minor political scandal in India – and one that …
  • Pakistan PM angry over reports that Indian TV... 19 Jan 2021 09:52 Pakistan’s prime minister reacted angrily on Monday to media reports of a text exchange between an Indian TV anchor and a former media industry executive that suggests a 2019 Indian airstrike inside Pakistan was designed to boost Indian Prime Minister …
  • Indian Opposition seeks probe into Arnab Goswami's leaked WhatsApp chat 19 Jan 2021 07:55 Indian opposition parties have called for an investigation into security leaks. Arnab Goswami is facing renewed scrutiny after his controversial chats with BARC CEO Partho Dasgupta were leaked to the press. In one of the conversations with Dasgupta, …
  • India exposed on Balakot strike 19 Jan 2021 07:27 Pakistan said a 2019 air raid by India was a "false flag" operation conducted by India's governing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)​ for electoral gains and urged the world community to stop its long-time rival's "reckless, militarist …
  • Indian conspiracy behind 2019 Pulwama terrorist attack exposed 19 Jan 2021 05:38 Arnab Goswami, chief editor of India's Republic TV, has revealed that February 2019 Pulwama attack in Indian-administered Kashmir was a false-flag operation, in which 44 personnel of Central Reserve Police Force were killed while India had blamed …
  • NBA: Suspend IBF membership of Republic TV 19 Jan 2021 05:33 In a statement on alleged “collusion” between Republic TV editor Arnab Goswami and former CEO of Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) Partho Dasgupta, the News Broadcasters Association (NBA), an industry body of news channels, on Monday demanded that …
  • Indian revelations 19 Jan 2021 02:37 Now more than ever, it is essential that the international community acknowledge the tactics of the Indian government and its attempts to blame Pakistan for terrorism in the region, while essentially trying to not only destabilise Pakistan but also harming …
  • Arnab chat saga: Indian opposition seeks probe into security leak 19 Jan 2021 01:50 NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: Indian opposition parties called on Monday for an investigation into chat messages from a top TV anchor that they said showed prior knowledge of air strikes carried out by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government against Pakistan in …
  • ISL 2020-21: Hyderabad vs Odisha - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview 18 Jan 2021 23:32 Hyderabad and Odisha are 10 points apart from each other with the latter gripped to the bottom Fourth placed Hyderabad, with 16 points from 11 games, are set to face Odisha in their reverse fixture of the 2020-21 Indian Super League (ISL) at the Fatorda …
  • Sushant Rajput Case- Bombay HC Pulls Up TV Channels, Says 'Media Trial' Impacts Probe 18 Jan 2021 21:10 New Delhi: The Bombay high court observed that ‘media trials’ can obstruct the administration of justice, and is in violation of programme code under the Cable Television Network Regulation Act, impacting the ongoing investigations. The high court on …
  • Pakistan PM angry over reports TV anchor knew about strike 18 Jan 2021 20:38 ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s prime minister reacted angrily Monday to media reports of a text exchange between an Indian TV anchor and a former media industry executive that suggests a 2019 Indian airstrike inside Pakistan was designed to boost Indian Prime …
  • Indian opposition seeks inquiry into security leak after Goswami's messages emerge 18 Jan 2021 20:26 Indian opposition parties called on Monday for an investigation into chat messages from a top TV anchor that they said showed prior knowledge of air strikes carried out by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government against Pakistan in 2019. Arnab …
  • Pakistan PM says leaked DMs show Indian media ‘pushing nuclearised region to brink of conflict’ 18 Jan 2021 16:51 Mr Khan posted a thread on Twitter about the events of early 2019, in which the two countries’ air forces engaged in some of the worst clashes on the border in decades, with India bombing a target within Pakistani territory and Pakistan shooting down and …
  • Stars of 'The White Tiger' on their quarantine cooking adventures 18 Jan 2021 15:36 Two of the stars of the upcoming Netflix drama, “The White Tiger” recently spoke to WGN’s Dean Richards. The movie is about a poor servant who rises up to be a successful entrepreneur in modern day India.   Indian tv star,  Adarsh Gourav stars with …
  • Broadcasters association demands Republic TV’s expulsion from industry body 18 Jan 2021 15:00 The News Broadcasters Association on Monday said the WhatsApp messages between Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami and former Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) CEO Patho Dasgupta showed that the two were colluding to manipulate ratings. In a …
  • TRP manipulation: NBA asks BARC to suspend ratings of Republic TV till final court order 18 Jan 2021 14:41 MUMBAI: The News Broadcasters Association (NBA) has asked the viewership measurement agency BARC India to suspend TV ratings of Arnab Goswami-owned Republic TV, which has been named in the alleged TRP manipulation case by the Mumbai police. In a statement …
  • Pakistan’s Khan: India’s BJP conducted 2019 air raid to win polls 18 Jan 2021 14:40 Pakistan says a 2019 air raid by India was a “false flag” operation conducted by India’s governing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)​ for electoral gains and urged the world community to stop its long-time rival’s “reckless, militarist agenda”. In a series of …
  • Indian opposition seeks inquiry into security leak after TV anchor's messages emerge 18 Jan 2021 13:10 NEW DELHI/MUMBAI, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Indian opposition parties called on Monday for an investigation into chat messages from a top TV anchor that they said showed prior knowledge of air strikes carried out by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government …
  • Pakistan should give befitting reply to Indian conspiracies: Siraj 18 Jan 2021 03:27 LAHORE: Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Senator Sirajul Haq said the publication of leaked social media conversation of an extremist Indian TV anchor has laid bare India’s conspiracy to stage the Pulwama attack and blame Pakistan as its perpetrator. It was high time …
  • ISL 2020-21: Chennaiyin vs East Bengal - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview 18 Jan 2021 01:25 Chennaiyin can step into the top four while East Bengal stand a chance to leapfrog their opponents at the sixth spot Chennaiyin will be looking to end East Bengal's six-game unbeaten run in the 2020-21 Indian Super League (ISL) when the two sides meet …
  • Arnab Goswami Exposed Through Leaked Chats 17 Jan 2021 13:29 Observer Report Islamabad The leaked WhatsApp chats of Arnab Goswami, an anchorperson of Indian Channel Republic TV, has exposed the sinister designs hatched by Modi’s government to blame Pakistan for the false Pulwama attack, followed by a botched air …
  • The week in TV: The Pembrokeshire Murders; The Great Pottery Throw Down and more 17 Jan 2021 11:48 The Pembrokeshire Murders (ITV) | ITV Hub The Great Pottery Throw Down (Channel 4) | All 4 Death in Bollywood (BBC Two) | iPlayer Mark Kermode’s Secrets of Cinema: British Comedy (BBC Four) | iPlayer A Perfect Planet (BBC One) | iPlayer The Pembrokeshire …
  • ISL 2020-21: Jamshedpur vs NorthEast United - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview 16 Jan 2021 21:48 Both sides will be looking to return to winning ways as they look to move up the table... Jamshedpur (13 points) are just a point above NorthEast United when the two teams face each other in the first of Sunday's Indian Super League (ISL) fixtures. …
  • ISL 2020-21: FC Goa vs ATK Mohun Bagan - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview 16 Jan 2021 21:48 The Gaurs can go second with a win on Sunday as the Mariners look to bounce back from their 1-0 defeat to leaders Mumbai City FC Goa and ATK Mohun Bagan are set to battle for supremacy in the top three of the 2020-21 Indian Super League (ISL), on Sunday …
  • WhatsApp Chats of Indian Anchor Reveal He Had Prior Info About Balakot Air Strikes Against Pakistan 16 Jan 2021 18:14 India 08:06 GMT 16.01.2021(updated 09:46 GMT 16.01.2021) Get short URL In the leaked video chats that are part of Indian police’s investigation against anchor Arnab Goswami, he boasts about his contacts within Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s office. The …
  • Goswami’s chats expose fake Indian claims about Pulwama incident 16 Jan 2021 16:58 The leaked WhatsApp chats of Arnab Goswami, an anchorperson of Indian Republic Tv, exposed the sinister designs hatched by Modi’s government to blame Pakistan for the false Pulwama attack, followed by a botched air strike on Balakot during 2019. According …
  • ISL 2020-21: Mumbai City vs Hyderabad - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview 15 Jan 2021 23:44 Hyderabad are 10 points behind favourites Mumbai City in a tie against two teams from the top four... Mumbai City are on a nine-game unbeaten run with eight wins from 10 games when they face Hyderabad in a 2020-21 Indian Super League (ISL) encounter at the …
  • After ‘Tenet,’ Christopher Nolan Wants to Film More in India and Work with More Indian Actors 15 Jan 2021 23:35 Melinda Sue Gordon / © Warner Bros. / Courtesy Everett Collection Christopher Nolan filmed a portion of his espionage epic “Tenet” in Mumbai, India, and loved it so much that he’s already thinking of ways to incorporate a return to the country in …
  • Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Tandav’ On Amazon Prime Video, A Sopay Drama About Indian Political And Family Intrigue 15 Jan 2021 21:30 Political dramas, no matter what country they come from, all have something in common: They deal with greed, backstabbing and power grabs. It does show that absolute power corrupts absolutely, but do they give any insights into the political systems they …
  • Journo lived a false Harvard... 15 Jan 2021 21:22 Famed Indian journalist Nidhi Razdan said on Friday the Harvard job offer that she got some months ago was fake and she was a victim in an elaborate phishing attack. On June 13, 2020, Nidhi Razdan, 43, one of Indian broadcast media’s well-known anchors, …