General news 25 Feb, 2021
"I Was Shocked": PM Attacks Rahul Gandhi Over "Fisheries Ministry" Remark - NDTVNDTV News
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today attacked the Congress, especially its leader Rahul Gandhi over his remarks on creating a fisheries ministry at the Centre. He expressed shock that the former party chief wasn't aware of such a ministry having been set up in …
India, Pakistan agree to follow all ceasefire pacts - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
India News: After discussions between the Director Generals of Military Operations of India and Pakistan, the two sides have to cease firing along the Line of Con
India at cusp of turnaround in fortunes, says RBI governor: Key points - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
India Business News: Reserve Bank of India governor Shaktikanta Das on Thursday said that India is at the cusp of turnaround in fortunes with sectors recovering from Covi
Vindu Dara Singh posts an emotional note for Rakhi Sawant's mother Jaya as she battles cancer, lauds her fighting spirit - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Vindu Dara Singh wrote a tender note on Rakhi Sawant's mother as the elderly lady gets treated for cancer.
Nureca locked in upper circuit, jumps 66.66% on debut day; what should investors do? - Moneycontrol.comMoneycontrol
In early trade, Nureca shares were locked in the upper circuit of 5 percent at Rs 666.65 against the opening price of Rs 634.95.
Xi Jinping Declares China Created "Human Miracle" Of Eliminating Extreme Poverty - NDTVNDTV News
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday declared his country had achieved the "human miracle" of eliminating extreme poverty, though questions continue to surround the Communist Party's criteria for making the claim.
India vs England: "Words Are Too Less," Says Ishant Sharma In Emotional Post On 100th Test - NDTVSports.comNDTV News
India vs England: Ishant Sharma on Wednesday became only the second Indian fast bowler to play 100 Test matches and he was welcomed on to the field with a guard of honour from his teammates.
Bharat Bandh on 26 February: All commercial markets to remain closed, over 8 crore traders to protest again... - Zee NewsIndia.com
All commercial markets across the country will remain closed across the country on 26 February in view of the Bharat Bandh called by the traders body in protest against GST, fuel price hike, E-Way Bill.
Most Shipped Smartphones in 2020: iPhone 11, Galaxy A51, Redmi Note 9 Pro & more - gizmochinagizmochina
Market research firm Omdia has published a report on most shipped smartphones in 2020. As per the report, only three brands made it to the top 10, just like 2019. These companies were none other than Apple, Samsung, and Xiaomi. According to the chart released…
Gangubai Kathiawadi: Alia Bhatt wins praise, SS Rajamouli calls it 'impressive', Ram Charan says 'great screen presence' - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Gangubai Kathiawadi's teaser was unveiled on Wednesday and praising Alia Bhatt and Sanjay Leela Bhansali's work were a number of their industry friends.
This India-born scientist is paving our way to Mars with space rocks - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
India News: Perseverance’s Martian crust samples won’t arrive until 2031, but Dr Meenakshi Wadhwa is improving our understanding of the red planet using meteorite.
Realme Narzo 30 Pro 5G First Impressions: India’s Most Affordable 5G Phone Yet - Gadgets 360NDTV News
The Realme Narzo 30 Pro 5G is the most affordable 5G smartphone in India right now. It also boasts of a very high refresh rate display and a large battery, making it an interesting choice in the sub-Rs. 20,000 segment. Here are my first impressions of Realme’…
PUBG: New State is a futuristic new battle royale game for Android and iOS - The VergeThe Verge
PUBG: New State is the latest entry in the battle royale series for Android and iOS. Set 50 years after the original game, it’ll feature more futuristic weapons and new customization elements when it arrives later in 2021.
3 factors behind Covid-19 spike: What Maharashtra state health official says - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
The concentrated spurt of Vidarbha region is gradually spreading to other areas of Maharashtra, including Pune and Mumbai.
New Zealand overcome Stonis-Sams assault to prevail in thriller | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
Neesham played a crucial role with both bat and ball as New Zealand took a 2-0 lead in the five-match series
Watch: Rahul Gandhi Jumps Into The Sea, Swims With Fishermen In Kerala - NDTVNDTV News
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, during his visit to poll-bound Kerala on Wednesday, dived into the sea with local fishermen while out fishing.
Dear Kangana, I Miss the Person I Met Ten Years Ago... Love, Tanu - The QuintThe Quint
10 years of Tanu weds Manu: Tanu remembers Kangana Ranaut, the actor she met ten years ago and talks about everything she was and everything that’s changed.
Behind The Scenes Of NSE Glitch That Caused Massive Outage - NDTV ProfitNDTV News
Both service providers -- Bharti Airtel and Tata Communications -- went down at the same time, hamstringing migration from Mumbai to Chennai, the people said, asking not to be identified discussing internal deliberations
Tiger Woods not facing reckless driving charge: Sheriff - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Golf News: Tiger Woods is not facing charges of reckless driving following the car crash in which he suffered serious leg injuries, authorities said Wednesday. "
BJP chief JP Nadda launches `Lokkho Sonar Bangla` campaign in West Bengal - Zee NewsIndia.com
With an eye on Mamata Banerjee-ruled West Bengal, the BJP on Thursday launched the Lokkho Sonar Bangla campaign to unseat the ruling Trinamool Congress government from power in the state.
On Shahid Kapoor's Birthday, Ishaan Khatter Shares Then And Now Post With A Filmy Caption - NDTVNDTV News
Ishaan Khatter's birthday greeting arrived with a priceless throwback, featuring a baby version of himself playing with a much younger Shahid Kapoor, whose smile lights up the entire screen.
Biden lifts Trump-era ban blocking legal immigration to US - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
US News: President Joe Biden has lifted a freeze on green cards issued by his predecessor during the pandemic that lawyers said was blocking most legal immigra
Australia passes law making Facebook and Google pay for news - Al Jazeera EnglishAl Jazeera English
The legislation could provide a framework for other countries looking to address platforms’ dominant position.
No End for Maharashtra's Woes as State Records Highest Covid-19 Cases in 4 Months, Mumbai Sees Further Ri... - News18News18
The highest in 129 days, a total of 8,807 fresh Covid-19 cases were added to Maharashtra’s daily tally on Wednesday.
The Disha Ravi Bail Order Raises Questions Prime Minister Narendra Modi Needs to Answer - The WireThewire.in
When the prime minister alleged there was an international conspiracy, did he do so on the basis of an intelligence report? The fact that the police made no attempt to produce such a report in court, even if under sealed cover, suggests no credible inputs exi…
Google says it’s working to get ‘Hey Google’ working on Wear OS again - The VergeThe Verge
Google says that it’s working to fix an issue with Wear OS, where using the “Hey Google” voice activation doesn’t summon the assistant. The issue seems to have been around for months, on many different devices.
Next in line for vaccine on March 1: All above 60, 45-plus with comorbidities - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
While the vaccine will be available for free at the 10,000-odd government healthcare facilities, the beneficiaries will have to pay at the estimated 20,000 private facilities that are expected to be roped in.
How much credit should Pep Guardiola get for Manchester City's success? | ESPN FC - ESPN UKGoogle News
Cabinet decisions: Biggies to benefit from PLI for pharma, IT hardware - The Financial ExpressGoogle News
Why we still need masks as COVID-19 vaccinations increase - WBAYWBAY
While thousands complete their COVID-19 vaccine series on a daily basis, experts ay they should still follow CDC guidelines to prevent the spread of the virus.
Pakistan's Polio Playbook Has Lessons For Its COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout - WUKYWuky.org
The pandemic and polio are colliding in Pakistan. It's definitely harder for the country to keep up its efforts to wipe out this highly contagious
No offline exams up to Class 8 in Delhi govt. schools, assessment to be project-based: DoE - The HinduThe Hindu
According to the guidelines, for classes 3 to 5, 30 marks will be for assessment based on worksheets.
Vax for 60+, comorbid people from March 1, free at govt centres - SifySify News
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Announcing the third phase of vaccination against Covid-19 pandemic from March 1, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said people above 60 and those above 45 years of age with comorbidities will be vaccinated free of cost at…
Vaccination drive for those above 60, above 45 with comorbidities from March 1 - The News MinuteThe News Minute
The second phase COVID-19 vaccination drive — for those aged above 60 years and those above 45 years of age with co-morbidities, will begin from March 1. Addressing the media on the Cabinet decisions
Teen helps elderly with setting up COVID-19 vaccination appointments - WKBW TV | Buffalo, NYGoogle News
How does Mars look? NASA rover sends the gorgeous view - Deccan HeraldDeccan Herald
NASA's new robotic rover on Mars, Perseverance — the agency's most ambitious effort in decades to directly study whether there was ever life on the red planet — is alive and well after landing on the planet's Jezero Crater on February 18, 2021. Members of th…
Explained: With NASA’s Perseverance and China’s Tianwen-1, a flurry of missions to Mars - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
Early on Friday India time, NASA’s Perseverance rover is scheduled to touch down on Mars. Last week, the UAE’s Hope mission entered Martian orbit, and was followed closely by a Chinese mission. The flotilla of missions represents the spread of planetary explo…
Video | "Surreal Feeling of It Still Needs To Sink In": Indian-American NASA Scientist On Mars Audio - NDTVNDTV News
<B>New Delhi:</B> The US space agency NASA has released the first audio from Mars, a faint crackling recording of wind captured by the Perseverance rover. A microphone did not work during the rover's descent to the surface, but it was able to capture audio on…