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New Zealand to spend $4 million to help teenagers recover from breakups
New Zealand has launched a campaign - 'Love Better' in a bid to help youngsters ‘deal with hurt’ better and build healthy boundaries and positive attitude towards relationships.
Published on Mar 24, 2023 08:16 AM IST
Google Doodle: Who is Kitty O’Neil, US stunt person once crowned ‘fastest woman’
American stunt performer Kitty O'Neil, deaf since childhood, faced many hurdles during her lifetime but none of those ever stopped her from pursuing her dreams.
Published on Mar 24, 2023 06:51 AM IST
‘Mere bhai na kabhi dare…’: Priyanka Gandhi's support for Rahul after conviction
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Thursday, rooted for her elder brother Rahul Gandhi – who faced conviction his ‘Modi surname’ remark earlier today – calling him ‘fearless’ in a tweet.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 01:50 PM IST
On camera: Fierce blaze engulfs Gujarat company, fire tenders rushed to spot
The incident occurred on Thursday morning in Gujarat's Valsad district where a fire broke out into a packaging company, following which fire department was informed.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 11:14 AM IST
Days after viral video, UP man’s ‘friend’ bird ‘missing’; Akhilesh blames govt
The crane bird has gone missing after being taken away from its ‘friend’ Arif in Uttar Pradesh. Last month, the two were seen sharing an 'inseperable friendship' bond in a viral video.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 10:10 AM IST
Watch: PM Modi bows to Padma Shri awardee Hirbai Ibrahim Lobi, who is she?
Hirbai Ibrahim Lobi was among the 106 people conferred with the Padma award on Wednesday by President Droupadi Murmu at Rashtrapati Bhawan, in New Delhi.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 08:52 AM IST
Nation remembers Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev on death anniversary
Shaheed Diwas: The martyrdom day of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru is annually observed on March 23, the day on which in 1931, the three were hanged in the Lahore conspiracy case.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 07:20 AM IST
World Meteorological Day 2023: History, theme, all you need to know
The 'World Met Day' is observed to celebrate the establishment of World Meteorological Organisation (WMO)- the UN body on weather, climate and water. This year marks WMO's 150th anniversary.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 06:16 AM IST
‘Call Before You Dig’ app launched to avoid uncoordinated digging. How it works
The app will act as a point of contact between exacavators and underground asset owing agencies, to help them connect and remain updated at every point of the project for better coordination.
Published on Mar 22, 2023 04:05 PM IST
Bill Gates says age of artificial intelligence has begun, lists risks, potential
Bill Gates, in his latest Gates Notes blog, hailed the AI chatbot ChatGPT and said it inspired him to think how AI could revolutionise the world in the next five to ten years.
Published on Mar 22, 2023 10:52 AM IST
These countries made to top 10 list of world’s happiest. Where does India stand?
The list released by the United Nations placed eight European nations on the top 10 ranks. India, this year was placed at 126, ranking below its neighbours including Pakistan, Bangladesh.
Published on Mar 20, 2023 10:58 PM IST
Parts of Delhi-NCR lashed with heavy rain, flights diverted
After witnessing a pleasant weather through the day, Delhi was lashed with heavy rains, strong winds on Monday evening. The effect is likely to spill onto Tuesday as the weather office has predicted drizzle to light rain for the national capital.
Published on Mar 20, 2023 10:09 PM IST
Bengaluru employee 'passes out' at office bash. Netizens are divided
A Twitter user shared images from an incident where he claimed a drunk employee at an office party, was left on his own after passing out while his co-workers continued partying, evoking mixed reaction from netizens about drinking responsibly.
Published on Mar 20, 2023 08:23 PM IST
Watch: Japanese PM Fumio Kishida tries ‘gol-gappe’ with PM Modi in Delhi
The Japanese PM is on a two-day visit to India for the annual India-Japan Summit with PM Modi.
Published on Mar 20, 2023 06:36 PM IST
Omar slams Centre over Gujarat conman: ‘They can’t spot imposter…'
Omar Abdullah's attack on J&K administration under the BJP-led Centre came as the National Conference (NC) leaders have dared the union government to hold elections in the valley if they say the situation there is normal.
Published on Mar 20, 2023 05:16 PM IST
Australian police releases pics of 6 men involved in Khalistan referendum brawl
On January 29, two seperate brawls had broken out in Australia's Melbourne between Khalistan supporters and pro-India demonstrators over the former holding a so-called ‘Punjab independence referendum’.
Published on Mar 20, 2023 05:09 PM IST
Jet Airways’ CEO calls Indian metro stations ‘artless'; internet divided
Sanjiv Kapoor invited flak from a section of Twitter as he sought to compare Indian metro rail stations with those in Dubai and called the former artless. Soon as his tweet went viral, people bombarded his replies with ‘aesthetic’ metro photos from across Delhi, Bengaluru and Hyderabad.
Published on Mar 19, 2023 10:33 PM IST
Selena Gomez hails Iranian women who went viral for 'Calm Down' video
Selena Gomez's praise for the Iranian women followed days after song composer of ‘Calm Down’, rapper Rema hailed their strength, sharing the video on Twitter. Iran's laws ban women from dancing in public.
Updated on Mar 19, 2023 08:41 PM IST
Akhilesh Yadav announces ‘bijli-vrat’ amid ‘electricity crisis’ in Uttar Pradesh
Akhilesh Yadav's appeals come amid the power crisis in parts of UP, triggered by electricity department employees’ ongoing strike demanding implementation of the December agreement finalised last year.
Updated on Mar 19, 2023 06:22 PM IST
People in Delhi taxi ‘assault’ video were friends: Police; ‘They argued, then…'
Delhi police on Sunday, after tracing the group of people seen in the viral video of a woman being shoved into a cab on busy road, found that they were friends and had gotten into an altercation, following which the assault happened.
Updated on Mar 19, 2023 03:55 PM IST
‘Ravana more learned than Ram’: Jitan Ram Manjhi jumps in on Ramcharitmanas row
Jitan Ram Manjhi's comments came amid the fresh political row on the Ramcharitmanas controversy -- triggered by the Bihar's education minister's late last year's remarks --which he tried to defend in the Assembly earlier this week.
Published on Mar 17, 2023 09:09 PM IST
Rani Mukerji’s film doesn’t depict our values, says Norway Embassy| 5 points
Mrs Chatterjee vs Norway's release today prompted the Norweigian embassy's to comment on the movie based on 2011 Abhigyan-Aishwarya case, which according to the Scandinavian country's officials, was resolved a decade ago.
Updated on Mar 17, 2023 10:12 PM IST
Guj conman Kiran Patel posing as PMO official held in J&K: What we know so far
Kiran Patel, a man hailing from Gujarat, was nabbed on March 3 by security officials for posing as a top-ranking bureaucrat while on his third trip to Kashmir valley. He was arrested from a five-star hotel in Srinagar.
Updated on Mar 17, 2023 05:24 PM IST
Watch: Anurag Thakur takes dig at Rahul Gandhi for his ‘unfortunate MP' remark
Anurag Thakur's remarks came a day after Rahul Gandhi held a press conference amid the ongoing political row over his UK speeches, where a clip of him saying “Unfortunately, I am an MP..." has gone viral, where he's explaining to the media that he will first speak in Lok Sabha on the matter.
Updated on Mar 17, 2023 03:49 PM IST
‘Congress today’s Mughals…need to rewrite history’: Assam CM in Karnataka
The Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, addressing an event in the poll-bound Karnataka, blamed the Congress for hyping up the rule of ‘Mughals’ and asserted that the country's new history will be written under the Modi government.
Published on Mar 16, 2023 10:25 PM IST
ByNisha Anand | Edited by Kunal Gaurav
Reddit user claims Samsung’s ‘space zoom’ Moon shots are ‘fake', company replies
Samsung in its blog has clarified the technology used behind AI deep learning for moon object recognition, in an apparent reply to a Reddit user's viral claim that the company is ‘leveraging the AI model to put craters and other details’.
Updated on Mar 16, 2023 10:38 PM IST
Delhi man seen hitting daughter-in-law with brick in video; NCW takes cognizance
The incident happened Tuesday morning in northwest Delhi when the victim was reportedly heading for a job interview, when the accused, upset with her decision, assaulted her with a brick.
Published on Mar 16, 2023 03:42 PM IST
‘Every 6 months we will…’: CM Himanta's plan to curb child marriage in Assam
The Assam CM termed the problem of population explosion as the “real” issue and maintained that the drive against child marriages is their attempt at controlling the population, in addition to saving the lives of young girls.
Updated on Mar 15, 2023 11:00 PM IST
Aadhaar document updation process just got free for limited period. Details here
A user's Aadhaar card needs an update in case of any change in any demographic details (name, date of birth, address, etc), for which the residents can always visit their nearest centres or opt digital means to do so.
Published on Mar 15, 2023 08:30 PM IST
Twitter users respond after report downplays mental health crisis during Covid
As the study went viral, it did not go well with many users who questioned the authenticity of the data and went on a photo spree, sharing their days of ‘meltdowns’ during the lockdown period, some of which seem bizarre but not unbelievable.
Published on Mar 15, 2023 07:45 PM IST