The President inspires killers: John Legend slams Trump over mass shootings in Ohio, El Paso

The President inspires killers: John Legend slams Trump over mass shootings in Ohio, El Paso

Monday, 05 August 2019 | PTI | Los Angeles

Singer John Legend has always been a vocal critic of US President Donald Trump and the musician has once again attacked him in the wake of the mass shootings in El Paso and Ohio, saying he "inspires killers". The singer posted a series of tweets calling the president a part of...

Aamir and SRK were keen to do 'Saare Jahan Se Aacha'

Aamir and SRK were keen to do 'Saare Jahan Se Aacha'

Sunday, 04 August 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Superstars Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan both loved the idea of "Saare Jahan Se Aacha" and wanted to do the film, a source close to the production said. "Saare Jahan Se Aacha" is based on astronaut Rakesh Sharma's life and writer Anjum Rajabali has penned the story of the film. "In...

Iran seizes 'foreign vessel' smuggling fuel: state media

Iran seizes 'foreign vessel' smuggling fuel: state media

Sunday, 04 August 2019 | AFP | Tehran

Tehran, Aug 4 (AFP) Iranian naval forces have seized a "foreign vessel" in the Gulf, state news agency IRNA reported Sunday, in the country's third such seizure in a month. According to Fars news agency, which is considered close to the elite Revolutionary Guards, seven foreign crew members were arrested during...

India successfully test fires Quick Reaction Surface-to-Air Missile

India successfully test fires Quick Reaction Surface-to-Air Missile

Sunday, 04 August 2019 | IANS | Bhubaneswar

India on Sunday successfully test fired a Quick Reaction Surface-to-Air Missile (QRSAM) with 30 kilometre range from a test range off the Odisha coast. Developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), the missile has a strike range of 25 km to 30 km. It uses solid-fuel propellant and has...

9 killed in Ohio shooting, assailant dead: police

9 killed in Ohio shooting, assailant dead: police

Sunday, 04 August 2019 | AFP | Washington

Nine people were killed in a mass shooting early Sunday in Dayton, Ohio, police said, adding that the assailant was shot dead by responding officers. The incident occurred shortly after 1:00 am in the popular bar and nightlife Oregon district of the city, Police Lieutenant Colonel Matt Carper said. "We had one...

Good that box office clash between 'Sooryavanshi' and 'Inshallah' is averted: Akshay

Good that box office clash between 'Sooryavanshi' and 'Inshallah' is averted: Akshay

Sunday, 04 August 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Akshay Kumar is happy that his forthcoming film "Sooryavanshi" will not be locking horns with Salman Khan-starrer "Inshallah" on Eid 2020. The superstar is looking forward to having a solo release next year. Director Rohit Shetty advanced the release of "Sooryavanshi" to March 27, 2020, thereby avoiding a box office clash with...

ISRO releases first set of earth pictures captured by Chandrayaan 2

ISRO releases first set of earth pictures captured by Chandrayaan 2

Sunday, 04 August 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Space agency ISRO on Sunday released the first set of pictures of the earth captured by Chandrayaan 2, the country's second Moon mission launched a fortnight ago. The pictures were captured by L 14 camera on board Chandrayaan II. The pictures show the earth in different hues. "Earth as viewed by #Chandrayaan2...

Apple looks at Indian smartphone market with new glasses

Apple looks at Indian smartphone market with new glasses

Sunday, 04 August 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

Tim Cook has an interesting connection with India. A big believer in the Indian middle class, Cook last visited the country officially in May 2016 and since then, we hear him praising the country from his Cupertino-headquarters in California, often during analysts' call at the end of the company's quarter...

State Editions

SC OK’s admission in 3 new medical colleges

20 August 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

15 IAS officers shifted in State’

20 August 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

3 from Odisha in Jr women’s hockey coaching camp

20 August 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Food bank for ‘Hunger-Fee Odisha’ opened

20 August 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

MCL holds pipping ceremony

20 August 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

Game on!

18 August 2019 | Pioneer | Agenda

Krishna, the nation builder

18 August 2019 | Dr. Asha Goswami | Agenda

Happiness in digital world

18 August 2019 | Dr Awdhesh Singh | Agenda

Faith does more than heal

18 August 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Let love play the game changer

18 August 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Art for the soul

18 August 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer