Category: City

Karnataka rains: Orange alert in six districts, Bengaluru to remain chilly

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has said that the depression over central Bay of Bengal is likely to cross the Tamil Nadu coast and adjoining south Andhra Pradesh coast Thursday, triggering rainfall in parts of Karnataka. The department has declared an orange alert in Bengaluru Urban, Bengaluru Rural, Chikkaballapura, Chitradurga, Kolar and Tumkur districts, while […]

Sukhbir appeals to Panthic voters: ‘I may have done something wrong, but don’t punish SAD, SGPC’

With few months left for the Punjab Assembly elections, Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal Monday made an emotional appeal to the Sikh community urging them that SGPC and SAD shouldn’t be punished for any wrongs perceived to have been committed by him. “I may have some limitation. I may have done something wrong. […]

More than technology, AI becoming a way of life, say experts at Bengaluru Tech Summit

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become the most exciting and fondly discussed topic around the world, according to N T Arunkumar, MD and Country Head and Head of Innovation, Telstra India. Participating in a panel discussion on ‘AI for Growth, Evolution & Technology’ at the ‘Bengaluru Tech Summit 2021, Thursday, he said, “AI is more than […]

‘On way to make new India’: CM Yogi Adityanath shares image with PM Modi

As the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) gears up for the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday shared images of him in deep conversation with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He tweeted the pictures along with a verse signifying their vision for a “new India”. हम निकल पड़े हैं प्रण करकेअपना तन-मन […]

Surat: Mob lynches 20-year-old man suspecting him to be a thief, 7 held

A group of around 15 people allegedly tied a 20-year-old youth to an electric pole and thrashed him to death in Surat on Wednesday morning, suspecting him to be a thief. The deceased, identified as Samadhan Koli (20), hails from Maharashtra and had come to Gujarat to work. The police arrested seven accused, who hail […]

From December, a weekly market in Mumbai exclusively for organic produce

After successfully running multiple farmers’ markets in Mumbai and Pune, Swami Samarath Farmers Producers Company (FPC) will be starting an exclusive market for organic produce from December 12. Narendra Pawar, director of the company, said the market will be held every Sunday at the Yashwantrao Chavan Centre in Mumbai’s Nariman Point. To begin with, the […]

Congress claims LG cancelled mega public meeting in Delhi, says ‘will hold it in Jaipur’

Congress Wednesday claimed that the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi has cancelled permission given to the party to hold a mega public meeting to be addressed by party president Sonia Gandhi and the entire top brass of the party on December 12. The party also informed that it has now decided to hold the ‘Mahangai Hatao […]

The Kalyanapuram S. Aravind Interview: ‘We have to see the raga as a living entity in a physical form in front of our musical eyes’

As you walk into a Chennai concert hall during the choc-a-bloc Margazhi season, if the voice you happen to hear is that of Kalyanapuram S. Aravind, the most likely sensation you will get will be that of a slight lift-off. A feeling of breezy goodness. You are most likely to feel unhurried and at peace […]

Farmers’ protest: With Centre ready to accept most demands, SKM to take final call tomorrow

With the central government agreeing to accept most of the demands of the agitator farmers, the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) — which is spearheading the ongoing protest — will take a final call on the fate of the agitation on Wednesday. In a meeting held at Singhu border Tuesday, SKM leaders expressed their satisfaction over […]

Will give Rs 25,000 to Punjab CM for every illegal sand mining case he acts against: AAP

The Aam Aadmi Party Friday said it will give Rs 25,000 reward to Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi for every illegal sand mining case he acts against. The announcement by party co-in charge for state Raghav Chadha comes a day after Channi announced a similar cash award for reporting the crime with proof to […]