General news 05 Mar, 2021
Gauahar Khan's father passes away; friend Preeti Simoes sends strength and love to the family - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Gauahar Khan's father Zafar Ahmed Khan has passed away. He had been keeping unwell. Of late, Gauahar had been shari
This is the number of calories you should eat to lose weight, maintain weight and gain weight - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
The number of calories one should eat every day depends on various factors including age, sex, weight and activity level. It also majorly depends on your goals - if you are trying to lose weight, gain weight or maintain weight. Here is how many calories you n…
Path to NASA started way back watching Star Trek as a child, Indian-American Swati Mohan tells Biden - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
Mohan, who emigrated from India to the US when she was only a year old, said her path actually started way back when she was a child, watching popular TV show Star Trek.
'You can think of all sorts of excuses': Andrew Strauss reveals reasons behind England's batting struggles in India - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
India vs England: Speaking on Channel 4, former England captain Andrew Strauss criticised the performance by the batters and said that England can no longer make any excuses.
Suvendu Adhikari makes his desire known: Ready for Nandigram battle - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
Suvendu Adhikari had won the seat in the 2016 Assembly polls while Banerjee emerged victorious from the Bhabanipur Assembly segment in Kolkata.
Sara Ali Khan wishes Ibrahim Ali Khan on his birthday with a football-themed cake: 'I love my little brother' - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Sara Ali Khan took to Instagram to wish her brother Ibrahim Ali Khan on his birthday on Friday. See his specially designed football-shaped cake.
BJP to finalise candidates for West Bengal, Assam assembly elections, TMC`s first list may come today - Zee NewsIndia.com
The Central Election Committee (CEC) of the BJP will deliberate on Friday to finalise party candidates for the first two phases of the Assembly elections in West Bengal and Assam. The members of the CEC, which included Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Mini…
Buzzing Stocks | Wipro, Unichem Labs, Balrampur Chini Mills, Laurus Labs, Jagran Prakashan, GG... - Moneycontrol.comMoneycontrol
Heranba Industries, Unichem Labs, B L Kashyap and Sons, Balrampur Chini Mills, Igarashi Motors India, Nitin Spinners, RCL Retail, ISGEC Heavy Engineering are also among the stocks in focus today.
China's Mars Probe Tianwen-1 Captures High-Resolution Photos of Red Planet - News18News18
China's national space agency published two panchromatic view and one colour images of Mars captured by the country's Tianwen-1 probe, which is currently orbiting the Red planet.
ETtech Interview | Dream11 won’t raise funds from Chinese investors ever again: CEO Harsh Jain - Economic TimesThe Times of India
“We want to go public as a sports tech company”, says Dream Sports CEO Harsh Jain on Dream11s IPO plans, even as diversification plans are afoot with DreamSetGo and DreamX.
Chelsea compound Liverpool's miserable title defence, positioning themselves for top-four place and leaving Reds behind - ESPN IndiaESPN India
For the first time in club history, Liverpool have lost five straight at home. Chelsea, meanwhile, have the Champions League places in their sights.
Case to get petrol, diesel under the ambit of GST - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
At a time when petrol and diesel prices are at an all-time high, and taxes have a bigger component in the retail price than the base price of the fuels, it is worth revisiting the debate
Around 40% of Fort Bragg community has received COVID-19 vaccine, Army officials say - CBS 17Google News
The Realme GT 5G is a very cheap Snapdragon 888-based phone - The VergeThe Verge
The Realme GT 5G is on sale in China for 2,799 yuan, or about $430. It features a 6.43-inch OLED screen with 120Hz refresh rate, 65W fast charging, and a top-of-the-line Snapdragon 888 processor.
Tsunami Waves Observed After Powerful Pacific Quakes: US Monitor - NDTVNDTV News
Evacuations from coastal areas were ordered in New Zealand, New Caledonia and Vanuatu Friday as tsunami waves were observed following a cluster of powerful South Pacific earthquakes, authorities said.
EPFO liquidates equity outlay, retains 8.5% payout for FY21 - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
India Business News: The decision was taken at a meeting of the EPFO’s central board of trustees headed by labour minister Santosh Gangwar. It will need to be endorsed by
Bollywood raids: I-T claims to have proof of evasion - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
I-T officials questioned Taapsee Pannu and Anurag Kashyap at a hotel in Pune where they were shooting for a movie.
Qualcomm announced Snapdragon Sound: hardware and software offer optimized audio experiences - ZDNetZDNet
Qualcomm is known for its processors powering the world's smartphones and with today's announcement it continues to improve end-user experiences, this time in way of audio performance. Launch customers include Xiaomi, Audio-Technica, and Amazon Music.
Siraj adds to reputation with another stellar display - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
Only into his fifth Test, Siraj has developed a knack of collecting prized scalps.
'Ready to Sit in Oppn': Pak Minister's Poll Loss Brews Trouble for Imran Khan as He Seeks Confidence Vote - News18News18
Hitting out at opponents over floor test threats, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said that he will seek a confidence vote in parliament's lower house on Saturday, and is ready to sit in opposition if fail to get the vote of confidence.
Samsung unveils rugged Galaxy Xcover 5 - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
With enhanced shock proofing the phone can withstand falls from 1.5m and can dive to 1+ meters of water thanks to its IP68 certification.
Ease of Living Index 2020 | Bengaluru tops list, Delhi lags at 13: Check full list here - Times NowZoom
According to the index released by Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Puri, Shimla topped the category of cities with a ''population less than million''. Check where your city stands on the list
Starlink internet to reach India in 2022: Here's what the Rs 7,200 pre-order deposit gets you - FirstpostFirstpost
The service will be launched in most, if not all regions of India, in 2022, and now open to preorders for a refundable USD 99 deposit.
'Not utilising fully': Delhi high court asks Centre to explain control on who gets Covid-19 vaccine - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
The high court said the two institutes which have developed the vaccines Covishield and Covaxin -- Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech -- have more capacity to provide the vaccines
Wipro to acquire UK-based consultancy firm Capco for $ 1.45 bn - MintLivemint
London-based Capco serves banking and financial institutions across the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific regions.With the acquisition, Wipro claims to become 'one of the largest providers of integrated, end-to-end consulting, digital, cloud and IT transforma…
Twitter Faceoff: US democracy watchdog downgrades India to 'partly free'; how Twitter reacted - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
India News: India fared better than all its neighbours and most of the Asian countries, including Turkey and Russia.
Shreya Ghoshal announces pregnancy: Dia Mirza, Neeti Mohan, Neha Kakkar and others showers love on mom to be - PINKVILLAPINKVILLA
As Shreya Ghoshal announced the news of her pregnancy, her social media handle has been flooded with best wishes from friends from the industry.
Nasa's Mars rover Perseverance runs on chip first used in 1998 Apple iMac - India TodayIndia Today
Nasa's Mars rover Perseverance is using the same processor that was first used in Apple's iMac computers in 1998. The processor is capable of withstanding intense radiation and temperatures.
French IT firm Capgemini to cover vaccination costs of India employees, their dependents - MoneycontrolMoneycontrol
Between Capgemini, TCS, Infosys and Accenture more than a million employees and their families will likely have their cost covered for vaccination.
5 things to keep in mind while registering on Co-Win for Covid-19 vaccine - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Confirmation details have to be download, rescheduling can be done only before the appointment day.
Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine May Cause Alarming Delayed Side Effect, Doctors Say It's 'Normal' - International Business TimesInternational Business Times
Some people who received their first shot of the Moderna vaccine suffered from red and swollen arms a week after inoculation.
'Whenever I deserve' - FC Goa's Ishan Pandita emphasises hunger for more game time - Goal IndiaSporting News
Athletic Club and Osasuna have also been informed that they must pay back taxes after taking advantage of unfair rates.
U.S. says its relations with India Pakistan not ‘zero-sum proposition’ - The HinduThe Hindu
‘I think the point we would want to make is that United States has important relationships with India, as I said, but also with Pakistan,’ says U.S. State Department spokesperson Ned Price.
TCS likely to cover vaccination costs for employees - MoneycontrolMoneycontrol
Infosys that employs 2.4 lakh people and Accenture that has about 2 lakh tech workforce in India have also said that they will be covering cost of vaccination of employees and their immediate families.
Infosys, Accenture to cover Covid-19 vaccination costs for employees - MintLivemint
'Infosys is looking at partnering with health care providers to vaccinate employees and their immediate families as eligible,' IT major says.For Accenture, costs for employees and dependents who are eligible and choose to receive the vaccination will be cover…
How to register for Covid-19 vaccination on Co-WIN explained here - MintLivemint
The co-WIN portal lets citizens register, book an appointment for vaccination, anytime and anywhere.Booking once made on cowin.gov.in can be rescheduled