Sunday, Jan 29, 2023


Snapchat responds to petition, says design overhaul will adapt to users

February 22, 2018 3:08 pm

Responding to a petition against its new design, photo-sharing app Snapchat has said its 'Friends' page and 'Discover' feature will grow on users.

Aeromodellers start online petition against rules on drones

November 19, 2017 1:42 pm

In a petition on online platform, aeromodellers say that these rules will "render their hobby and sport impossible and unsustainable".

Making profits through unnecessary Caesareans: The dark underbelly of India's healthcare industry

February 23, 2017 12:34 pm

In this country, where conversations regarding women and their concerns are often eclipsed, there is alarming rise in the number of caesareans, feeding the healthcare industry's money-making agenda

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As India prepares for centralised power market shift, EU moves a different way

Updated: January 29, 2023 09:09 IST

EU proposal aims at new market for long-term contracts on lines of PPAs that give power plants a fixed price

Tripura Assembly polls: BJP, IPFT pull off a surprise, announce last-minute tie-up

Updated: January 29, 2023 09:08 IST

TIPRA Motha was waiting to continue merger talks with IPFT; BJP convinces ally to stay, parting with just 5 seats

For ‘senior’ Shafali, another World Cup opportunity

Updated: January 29, 2023 09:06 IST

With over 2,000 runs in 74 games, Shafali has had a mixed run with the senior side. In T20Is, the format she has most featured in, the explosive opener scored 487 runs in her first 19 matches at a strike rate above 146 up until the 2020 final in Melbourne.

Bandi Singhs: Political prisoners or prisoners of politics

January 29, 2023 09:04 IST

The release of ‘Bandi Singhs (Sikh political prisoners)’, languishing in jails after having served their terms, is an emotive issue in Punjab. While Congress and Shiromani Akali Dal have already demanded their release, the ruling AAP is non-committal. Now all eyes are on the BJP, which is ruling at the Centre, and is trying to create a base in Punjab.

Badminton hit by wave from Korea: An Se-Young, remember the name

Updated: January 29, 2023 09:00 IST

The 20-year-old has the complete set of tricks, to be able to counter all styles of play - be it Ratchanok or Tai Tzu Ying's deception or Sindhu and Marin's furious attack or Yamahuchi's counter punching ways.

Pep Guardiola and Mikel Arteta: Deity and Devotee, Master and Apprentice, and also good friends

Updated: January 29, 2023 08:56 IST

Theirs is a fascinating journey, their equations assuming different hues in nearly two decades of association, from a devotee-deity, to apprentice-master to near equals now.

Unbridled construction behind subsidence, declare Himalayas eco-sensitive: SJM to government

Updated: January 29, 2023 08:53 IST

Addressing a roundtable organised by the SJM to discuss the land subsidence in Joshimath, SJM national co-convener Ashwani Mahajan said that governments have always favoured development at the cost of sustainability.

Lollapalooza: Two-day global music festival begins in Mumbai

Updated: January 29, 2023 08:50 IST

With probably being the biggest cultural event in the city following the Covid-induced restrictions, the large crowd which gathered at the racecourse on Saturday made the first-ever Asian edition of Lollapalooza quite an attraction.

45 applications pending, special IG seeks system overhaul to close brothels

Updated: January 29, 2023 08:50 IST

The letter (accessed by The Indian Express), sent to Vivek Phansalkar last November, mentioned that 45 applications seeking the closure of brothels have been pending with the city police since 2018.

MBBS student death: Main accused refuses to undergo lie detector test

Updated: January 29, 2023 08:50 IST

While Singh had undergone the lie detector test at Kalina Forensic Science Laboratory, the Crime Branch was planning to make him undergo the test again at another laboratory or even one affiliated to the CBI.