Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Politics

Parliament shuts down again, blame on Rahul Gandhi cycle ride, Derek O’Brien’s papri chaat comments

Nearly a week after his surprise tractor ride to back farmers protest against Cenre's new farm laws, Gandhi on Tuesday morning rode a cycle to parliament to protest against the issue of fuel price hike. The move disrupted the proceedings on Tuesday.

BJP parliamentary meeting: PM Modi slams Opposition for Parliament disruptions, asks BJP MPs to maintain restraint

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked his party colleagues to maintain restrain and protect the dignity of the House while slamming the Opposition for disrupting Parliament‘s monsoon session proceedings.

Lalu Yadav meets Mulayam Singh Yadav ahead of UP Assembly elections, says country in dire need of equality and socialism

The three leaders have not spoken about the agenda of the meeting but the timing is considered significant as Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections are due in a few months.

UGC declares 24 Universities as fake, Uttar Pradesh tops list

In response to the question asked in the Lok Sabha, the Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan informed that the University Grants Commission (UGC) has declared 24 “self-styled” institutes fake and found two more in violation of norms.

Pegasus: Bihar CM and BJP ally Nitish Kumar wants probe into snooping

Bihar Chief Minister and BJP ally Nitish Kumar today added his voice to the opposition demand for an investigation into the Pegasus scandal involving allegations that politicians, journalists, judges and others were targets of the Israeli spyware

Tejashwi Yadav reveals 2024 strategy, says TMC, SP, NCP must come together with Congress

Tejavi Yadav, the Rashtriya Janata Dal leader and the younger son of Lalu Prasad Yadav on Monday said the Trinamool Congress (TMC), the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) should come together with Congress keeping aside their ego and differences to save the country.

Sports

England vs India, 1st Test: England to play without Archer, Woakes, Stokes, India to miss Gill, Sundar, Mayank

The first match the 5-match series between India and England will be played on Wednesday at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. England to play without Jofra Archer, Chris Woakes and Ben Stokes while India will be missing the services of Shubhman Gill, Washington Sundar and Mayank.

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra qualifies for final in Tokyo Olympics

Indian Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra qualified into the men’s final with a stunning throw of 86.65m at the Olympic Stadium on Wednesday.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Not an ideal start for India

Meanwhile, poor display of Indian athletes is visible as the country's wrestling campaign began on a losing note as Sonam Malik lost her 62kg freestyle pre-quarterfinal.

India loses men’s hockey semi-final to Belgium in Tokyo Olympics

The Indian men’s hockey team on Tuesday lost their semifinal match 2-5 to world champions Belgium.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian women’s hockey team enter semis for first time

It was a tough game for India but women somehow managed to steal a goal and guarded their post well to turn the match into a historic win.

Kashmir Premier League 2021: BCCI warns those take part in KPL will not be allowed to play cricket in India

The BCCI has warned the cricket boards around the world that those taking part in the Kashmir Premier League will be banned from all sorts of cricketing activities in India and would not be allowed to take part of any cricketing activity in India in the future.

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Blogs

Radhika Garg, Rajdarbar Group Director: Changing real estate dynamics ensuring resurgence of captive markets

A significant shift in the buyers' sentiment is marking a new beginning for the real estate sector. Owing to the massive growth trajectory witnessed in the last decade, cities like Pune, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Delhi, among others are setting a new precedent for the emerging realty hotspots to follow suit.

Your Life, Your Health. It’s important to choose your water storage tanks wisely

Just like charity begins at home, a wellness routine in life should start inside a water storage tank. After all, water is not just life; it is the means to healthy and hygienic living.

The Chosen Ones by AwardsArc marked a great success, here are the glimpse

Awards are not only about a trophy or a medal. But it is about the recognising the title, which we get after receiving an award.

Entertainment

Aamir Khan, Kiran Rao meet Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha, discuss film policy

The film also stars Kareena Kapoor Khan and it is a Hindi adaptation of Tom Hanks-starrer Forrest Gump. The comedy-drama film is directed by Advait Chandan from a screenplay written by Eric Roth and Atul Kulkarni.

Meditate, spend time wisely: Manoj Bajpayee’s reply to comedian Sunil Pal

Actor Manoj Bajpayee gave a befitting reply to comedian Sunil Pal, who has called him immoral and ill-mannered. The actor gave a big laugh and responded that jobless people should meditate.

Despite Covid guard, multiplexes back to business in India, Hollywood movies to hit screens, Hindi cinema to wait

As the Maharashtra government has not taken a final decision on the reopening of the cinema halls, there will be an atmosphere of uncertainty regarding the release of Hindi films.

KGF: Chapter 2 makers unveil new poster introducing Sanjay Dutt as Adheera on his birthday

K.G.F: Chapter 2 is a period action film written and directed by Prashanth Neel, and produced by Vijay Kiragandur under the banner Hombale Films.

Thadam Hindi remake: Aditya Roy Kapur to reprise Arun Vijay’s role

Actor Aditya Roy Kapur is all set to reprise the role of south actor Arun Vijay in the Hindi remake of the 2019 Tamil hit action-thriller Thadam.

Alia Bhatt misses boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor, shares selfies wearing his cap

Bollywood actor Alia Bhatt took to Instagram on Wednesday to share that she is missing her boyfriend, actor Ranbir Kapoor lately. She shared a couple of selfies in which she is wearing a black cap with the inscription which read, High as your expectations.

Opinion

The Indian farmer constitutes 40 per cent of the country and an even higher percentage of its poor and as the available data points out, is under immense stress.

Lifestyle

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 7: Leg pain is a fairly common complaint. Leg pain can be due to a variety of causes that affect joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, nerves, and blood vessels. Here are some commonly seen causes of leg pain:

Videos

Trending Top 10 News: Nokia 6310, Apple sales, Bachpan ka Pyar Video Kid, Dainik Bhaskar IT Raid

HMD Global Vice President Sanmeet Singh Kochhar told ET Telecom that despite the pandemic. Apple has released the results of April-June 2021 (3rd quarter) of the financial year 2021.Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel felicitated Sahdev Dirdo who has become an internet sensation

Trending Top 10 News: Canada bans Indian flights, Rain in Delhi NCR, AIMIM Twitter hacked, Raj Kundra case

YouTube has acquired social commerce startup Simsim, the Google-owned firm said on Tuesday. American carmaker Ford is working on its Ecosport 2022 facelift version, before the official launch. The Canadian government has suspended flights to and from India for 30 more days till August 21.

Trending Top 10 News: Shein India, Apple New Service, Pocket Oxygen, Oppo Launched New Phone

The new Bolero Neo is available in three variants (N4-base, N8-mid, N10- top) and seven colour options. Amazon India users spotted a new banner on the website which claimed that Shein will be launched during the Prime Day sale. Apple MagSafe Battery Pack has been launched for the iPhone 12 series.

Trending Top 10 News: Himachal Disaster Video, Amazon Apple Sale Live, Congress Leaders Funny Video

Dharamsala, the winter capital of Himachal Pradesh, has been hit by flash floods after heavy rains on the intervening night of July 11 and 12, 2021, according to media reports.