UK train strikes and energy hikes add to a week of turmoil

UK train strikes and energy hikes add to a week of turmoil

Saturday, 01 October 2022 | AP | London

Trains in Britain all but ground to a halt Saturday as coordinated strikes by rail workers added to a week of turmoil caused by soaring energy prices and unfunded tax cuts that roiled financial markets. Only about 11% of train services were expected to operate across the U.K. On Saturday, according...

1 killed in Belgium raid on suspected far-right extremists

1 killed in Belgium raid on suspected far-right extremists

Wednesday, 28 September 2022 | AP | Brussels

Anti-terror raids targeting a group of suspected far-right extremists left one person dead in Belgium after police exchanged gunfire with a man at one location on Wednesday, justice officials said. The federal prosecutor's office said a dozen searches were carried out in seven different municipalities, including Antwerp and Ghent, as part...

Tollywood star Mahesh Babu's mother passes away, condolences pour in

Tollywood star Mahesh Babu's mother passes away, condolences pour in

Wednesday, 28 September 2022 | IANS | Hyderabad

Tollywood superstar Mahesh Babu's mother Ghattamaneni Indira Devi passed away on Wednesday morning after a prolonged illness. She was 70. Indira Devi, who had been undergoing treatment at a leading hospital in the city since last week, breathed her last at home. She is survived by her husband and veteran Telugu yesteryear...

Satish Kaushik to essay role of Babu Jagjivan Ram in 'Emergency'

Satish Kaushik to essay role of Babu Jagjivan Ram in 'Emergency'

Wednesday, 28 September 2022 | IANS | Mumbai

Actor Satish Kaushik has been roped in to play activist and politician Jagjivan Ram in the upcoming film 'Emergency', where actress Kangana Ranaut will be seen essaying the role of former Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. Talking about Satish Kaushik joining the film's cast, Kangana says: "Jagjivan Ram was a very...

Russia to transfer wounded in school shooting to Moscow

Russia to transfer wounded in school shooting to Moscow

Tuesday, 27 September 2022 | AP | Moscow

More than a dozen people wounded in a school shooting in central Russia will be taken to Moscow for further treatment, authorities said Tuesday, a day after a gunman killed 17 people and wounded 24 others. Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said a medical evacuation is planned for 15 of the injured,...

Japan bids final farewell to late PM Abe

Japan bids final farewell to late PM Abe

Tuesday, 27 September 2022 | IANS | Tokyo

Japan on Tuesday bid a final farewell to the late Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the country's longest serving leader, at a state funeral. The 67-year-old politician was gunned down at an election rally in July, the BBC reported. Some 20,000 police officers have been reportedly being deployed for the security at the...

UK: TikTok may face big fine over children

UK: TikTok may face big fine over children"s data protection

Monday, 26 September 2022 | AP | London

TikTok could face a 27 million-pound (USD 29 million) fine in the UK over a possible breach of UK data protection law by failing to protect children's privacy when they are using the video-sharing platform. The UK Information Commissioner's Office said Monday that it has issued the social media company a...

Tushar Kalia takes home 'KKK12' trophy, Rs 20 lakh and car

Tushar Kalia takes home 'KKK12' trophy, Rs 20 lakh and car

Monday, 26 September 2022 | IANS | Mumbai

Choreographer, dancer and actor Tushar Kalia emerged as the winner of 'Khatron Ke Khiladi 12'. The top five contestants Rubina Dilaik, Jannat Zubair, Faisal Shaikh, Mohit Malik and Tushar Kalia were seen fighting against each other for the winner's trophy but Tushar managed to give them a tough battle and bagged...

State Editions

NCDC’s first Foundation Day celebrated at CCL

02 October 2022 | PNS | Ranchi

Over 500 tonnes of foodgrains spoil in New Giridih Railway Station

02 October 2022 | Pravin K Mishra | Ranchi

The dynamics of climate-related inflation

02 October 2022 | Auvi Mukherjee | Ranchi

Brochure of film ‘AA Bhi Ja O Piya’ released in Hazaribag

02 October 2022 | Shailesh Sharma | Ranchi

Woman killed over land dispute in Bokaro

02 October 2022 | SURESH NIKHAR | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

Relevance of Shardeya Navaratra

02 October 2022 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

CUET: Predicament & possibilities

02 October 2022 | Piyush Kamal | Agenda

Delhi University Recollecting the past

02 October 2022 | Hardeep Singh Puri | Agenda

A pilgrimage with a difference

02 October 2022 | Navin Upadhyay | Agenda

NIF Book Prize longlist announced

02 October 2022 | Pioneer | Agenda