General news 16 Feb, 2021
Congress Government In Puducherry Slips Into Minority Ahead Of Polls - NDTVNDTV News
Months before an election, the Congress government has lost its thin majority in Puducherry with four MLAs resigning, two in the past two days.
Share Market LIVE: Sensex begins trading above 52,450, Nifty breaches 15,400; Kotak Bank, ONGC top gainers - The Financial ExpressGoogle News
NASA Wants to Fly Ingenuity Helicopter on Mars for the First Time - Gadgets 360NDTV News
Transported aboard the Mars 2020 spacecraft that arrives at the Red Planet on Thursday, the small Ingenuity helicopter will have several challenges to overcome – the biggest being the rarefied Martian atmosphere that is just one percent the density of Earth's.
Ranbir & Alia Stellar Performers: Nagarjuna - GulteGulte
Nagarjuna Akkineni, who is returning to Bollywood with Brahmastra, has heaped praises on the film's lead actors Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt. Nag called Ranbir and Alia as stellar performers. Nag has wrapped up the film's shoot. https://twitter.com/iamnagarj…
UAE’s Hope probe sends back its first image of Mars - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
UAE's Hope probe sends back first photo taken from Mars. The photo was taken by the Hope probe from a height of approximately 25,000 km above the surface of red planet.
Nikita Jacob accepts attending Zoom meeting with PJF; denies role in religious, political campaigns - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
India News: Climate activist Nikita Jacob, who is involved in the controversial "Toolkit" document case related to farmers' protest, has admitted that there was a
Coronavirus vaccine: Do recovered COVID-19 patients need just one dose of vaccine? We explain - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Will a one-dose vaccine still deliver the same immune response? We explain the reason why some recovered people may need just one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine
India vs England: Shubman Gill Taken For Precautionary Scan After Suffering Blow On Left Arm - NDTVSports.comNDTV News
India vs England: Shubman Gill is being assessed by the BCCI medical team and won't field on Day 4 of the second Test, the board said.
South Africa asks Serum Institute to take back 1 million vaccine doses, says report - The HinduThe Hindu
The move comes a week after South Africa paused the vaccine roll-out following a clinical trial that showed it offered minimal protection against the coronavirus variant dominant in the country.
SpaceX launches 60 new Starlink internet satellites into orbit, misses rocket landing - Space.comSpace.com
It was a rare miss for SpaceX's rocket landings.
Android 12’s internal dessert name to be Snow Cone, may feature one-handed mode - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
Android no longer uses dessert names for its Android releases, but it’s still fun to talk about.
Most common nutrient deficiencies in women - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Improper diet, schedule, bad eating habits, poor knowledge, biological makeup and social status can be some of the reasons to blame.
Apple launches Get Active India challenge for Apple Watch users: How to participate - FirstpostFirstpost
The objective of the challenge is to encourage all Apple Watch users to stay active and fit.
Who is Sandeep Nahar? - Zee NewsIndia.com
Actor Sandeep Nahar left the entire film industry and people in shock after he committed suicide at his Mumbai residence on Monday (February 15).
Inside pics from Dia Mirzas wedding: From varmala ceremony to signing marriage documents - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Dia Mirza and Vaibhav Rekhi got married on Monday in a beautiful ceremony, attended by their closest friends. Check out the inside photos from the ceremony.
Centre Plans Crackdown on Spam, Scam Calls and Texts, Jamtara & Mewat Emerge as Hotspots - News18News18
The Centre is planning to take down spam and financial frauds that are carried out over phone calls and text messages, the communications ministry said in a statement on Monday, announcing work on a new platform to report unsolicited calls and messages and a …
Samsung Galaxy A52 and A52 5G images, specs, and pricing details leak online - gizmochinagizmochina
Samsung is expected to launch a couple of Galaxy A-series smartphones in the coming weeks but ahead of the official launch, details about the devices keep surfacing online. After details of Galaxy A72 leaked, now details of the upcoming Galaxy A52 and A52 5G …
Australian PM Apologises After Woman Alleges She Was Raped In Parliament - NDTVNDTV News
Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison apologised on Tuesday to a woman who alleged she was raped in the country's parliament by an unnamed colleague, and promised a thorough investigation into the government's workplace culture.
South Korea Reaches Deals To Buy More COVID-19 Vaccines For 23 Million People - News18News18
SEOUL: South Korea has arranged to buy coronavirus vaccines for 23 million more people, its prime minister said on Tuesday, a day after authorities decided to scale back initial vaccination plans, citing delays and efficacy concerns.
Fuel prices touch new highs as price rise for 8th consecutive day - MoneycontrolMoneycontrol
It is important to note that the base prices of petrol and diesel today are Rs. 31.82 and 33.46 respectively. Excise duty, freight, VAT, and dealer commission are added to this price to determine the retail price of the fuel.
Sushant Singh Rajput's sis Priyanka remembers him, thanks all for support in trying times post Bombay HC order - PINKVILLAPINKVILLA
On Monday, Bombay High Court gave its ruling in a case filed by Rhea Chakraborty against late Sushant Singh Rajput's sisters Meetu Singh and Priyanka Singh. Now, Priyanka shared an emotional post for her late brother and all those who supported her family ami…
Kamala Harris and her family will uphold “highest ethical standards”, says White House - The HinduThe Hindu
White House statement on row over niece’s use of her name
The iPhone 13 Pro is slated to boast an always-on feature for its 120Hz ProMotion display - Notebookcheck.netNotebookcheck.net
The next Pro-grade iPhones are currently tipped to get LTPO displays. They are also rumored to finally upgrade to 120Hz refresh rates – and to always-on displays, according to the latest leak. The successors to the 12 series are also now believed to benefit f…
Crowds Thin Out At Delhi Borders As Farmers Plan New Strategy - NDTVNDTV News
The crowd of farmers is thinning around Delhi borders at Ghazipur and Singhu as the protest against the Centre's new farm laws entered its 83rd day with no breakthrough in sight. Many of the farmers are on their way back to the villages. From the thousands ca…
Attention foodies! NASA will pay you USD 500,000 if you do THIS - DNA IndiaDNA India
The participants will be required to idealise meals that help feed astronauts on long-term space missions, by inventing new systems and technologies.
Mumbai’s Chembur area to go under lockdown? - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
With M-West ward that covers Chembur clocking in the highest number of new Covid-19 cases, a majority of them from high-rises, the ward office on Monday started issuing new guidelines to societies and directed the hawkers to undergo Covid-19 tests
India-Myanmar Kaladan project in final stages: Jaishankar - The HinduThe Hindu
External Affairs Minister and Japanese Ambassador Satoshi Suzuki speak of convergence of interests at Guwahati event
'I didn't get my chance at Manchester United after lockdown' - Lingard explains decision to join West Ham o... - Goal.comSporting News
Thomas Tuchel has said he selected Kepa Arrizabalaga in goal against Newcastle as he wants to allow the goalkeeper to find some rhythm.
Vodafone Idea is ready for 5G rollout, says CEO Ravinder Takkar - MintLivemint
Ravinder Takkar said the spectrum bands—3,300MHz to 3,600MHz—earmarked for 5G are expensive.He said the telco will participate in the upcoming spectrum auction and has deposited earnest money to the department of telecommunications
People above 50 may get Covid vaccines starting next month, says Indian govt - MintLivemint
The health ministry also said that a new flagship program of PM Atmanirbhar Swastha Bharat Yojana has been announced.'Allocation to the health sector for 2020-21 is 1.8% of GDP,' said health ministry
People above 50 years of age to get COVID-19 vaccines from next month, says Union Health Minister - Times NowZoom
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said that no new case has been reported in 188 districts across the country in the past seven days.
Trump looks to reassert himself after impeachment acquittal - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
US News: WASHINGTON: Donald Trump took in the win at Mar-a-Lago, surrounded by friends and family.
INDIA vs ENGLAND 2nd Test, Day 3 Live Score: Ashwin nears century as India stretch lead past 440 - InsideSportInsideSport
IND vs ENG 2nd Test, Day 3 LIVE Score: Ashwin's solid century helps India set 482-run target for England, Follow Ind vs Eng Live Updates and Live Streaming on Star Sports, Virat Kohli vs Joe Root
Greta toolkit: Nikita Jacob moves HC for anticipatory bail - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
The application while seeking protection from arrest for four weeks, has also sought interim protection from any coercive action and a direction to the Delhi Police to provide her with a copy of the FIR registered against her
FASTag Must, Else Double Toll From Today – What Are the Rules? - The QuintThe Quint
The Transport Ministry, in accordance to the NH Fee Rules 2008, has mandated on Sunday, 14 February, that any vehicle without a functional FASTag will be charged double the toll amount if passing through the FASTag lane at electronic toll plazas.
Covid-19 coronavirus: UK hits target, gives at least one vaccine shot to 15 million - New Zealand HeraldNew Zealand Herald
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to unveil is roadmap for easing Covid restrictions.