Articles by Shobhit Gupta
Earthquake of magnitude 4 strikes Madhya Pradesh's Gwalior
Madhya Pradesh earthquake: The earthquake struck at a depth of 10 kilometres.
Updated on Mar 24, 2023 11:18 AM IST
World Tuberculosis Day 2023: History, significance, theme
World Tuberculosis Day: The date marks the day in 1882 when Dr Robert Koch announced that he had discovered the bacterium that causes TB, which opened the way towards diagnosing and curing this disease.
Published on Mar 24, 2023 10:27 AM IST
Bye-bye blue tick for ‘legacy’ Twitter verified users in April: What it means
The announcement was one of the earliest policy changes announced by owner Elon Musk, after he described the Twitter’s old system of verification as "corrupt".
Published on Mar 24, 2023 09:25 AM IST
Covid's XBB1.16 strain found in 349 cases: Symptoms, severity
As many as 349 samples of Covid-19's XBB.1.16 variant, which might have been behind the recent rise of coronavirus cases in the country, have been detected.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 04:42 PM IST
India records 1,300 new Covid cases, highest in 140 days
India covid cases: The death toll has increased to 5,30,816 with three deaths.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 11:04 AM IST
Smriti Irani birthday: Actress turned politician turns 47 today
Smriti Irani was born into a Marathi-Punjabi-Bengali family based in Delhi. She started her career as a model and actress in 1994, before entering into politics.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 10:56 AM IST
Nation remembers Ram Manohar Lohia on 113th birth anniversary
Several leaders on the occasion tweeted Thursday to pay their tributes to the great freedom fighter.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 09:57 AM IST
Mutual fund nomination deadline ends on March 31: Details here
Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) in its circular in June 2022, made the nomination mandatory for the existing mutual fund folios
Published on Mar 22, 2023 02:25 PM IST
Watch: Doctors deliver baby amid strong tremors in Kashmir's Anantnag
Earthquake: In India, the tremors were felt across Delhi-NCR region, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh.
Published on Mar 22, 2023 12:53 PM IST
Delhi Budget 2023 LIVE: From traffic to garbage, 10 points
Delhi Budget 2023: The focus of the budget was on enhancing capital's infrastructure, sanitation, transportation besides usual focus on health and education.
Updated on Mar 22, 2023 12:17 PM IST
India records 1,134 new Covid cases, active tally crosses 7,000 mark
India Covid cases: The Covid case tally was recorded at 4.46 crore (4,46,98,118).
Published on Mar 22, 2023 10:13 AM IST
Gudi Padwa 2023: Mumbai traffic updates ahead of Raj Thackeray's rally in Dadar
Gudi Padwa rally: Adequate police force will be deployed at the venue as thousands of party supporters are expected to attend the event, the official said.
Updated on Mar 22, 2023 10:07 AM IST
Chaitra Navratri 2023: Devotees throng to Durga temples to seek blessings
Chaitra Navratri 2023: Chaitra Navratri begins on March 22 and ends on March 30.
Updated on Mar 22, 2023 11:34 AM IST
World Water Day 2023: History, significance, theme
World Water Day 2023: The main objective is to inspire people to sustainably manage the freshwater resources and learn more about water-related issues.
Published on Mar 22, 2023 06:29 AM IST
Rain lashes parts of Mumbai, residents asked to take precautions
Mumbai rains: Mumbai had unexpected rain on Tuesday morning after the city recorded the highest temperature for 2023 so far on Monday at 39.4 degrees Celsius.
Published on Mar 21, 2023 08:49 AM IST
Google Doodle celebrates Nowruz: Know about UN-recognised international holiday
Google Doodles, the temporary alteration of the logo on Google's homepages, commemorate many holidays, festivals, and the lives of famous pioneers.
Updated on Mar 21, 2023 06:57 AM IST
International Day of Forests 2023: History, significance, theme
International Day of Forests: The theme for each year is chosen by the Collaborative Partnership on Forests. The theme for 2023 is 'forests and health.'
Published on Mar 21, 2023 05:51 AM IST
Sikh BJP leader reminds Khalistanis over Tricolour incident: ‘It was an Indian…’
The tricolour flying atop the Indian High Commission in London was pulled down by a group of protesters in support of radical Sikh preacher Amritpal Singh.
Published on Mar 20, 2023 12:20 PM IST
St Patrick’s Day 2023: Everything you need to know
St Patrick’s Day: The first St. Patrick's Day was celebrated in 1600 in the then Spanish colony that is now St. Augustine, Florida.
Published on Mar 17, 2023 03:10 PM IST
YS Sharmila 'stopped' from leaving to protest over 'paper leak'
Political tensions in Telangana have been ramped up over the past few weeks as YSRTP prepare to take on KCR in the Assembly elections due this year.
Published on Mar 17, 2023 02:14 PM IST
ByShobhit Gupta | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar
India records 796 new Covid cases, active tally crosses 5,000 after 109 days
Covid cases in India: The number recoveries has surged to 4,41,57,685 with the national recovery rate standing at 98.80%.
Published on Mar 17, 2023 12:07 PM IST
Remembering Kalpana Chawla: First Indian-born American woman to go to space
Kalpana Chawla birth anniversary: Chawla received many medals, and awards posthumously for her contributions to space and science research.
Updated on Mar 17, 2023 10:53 AM IST
World Sleep Day 2023: History, significance and theme
World Sleep Day: The annual event intends to celebrate the sleep and create awareness about its importance and issues affecting the health of the individuals.
Published on Mar 17, 2023 08:41 AM IST
Lotus Chocolate open offer begins today: All you need to know
Lotus Chocolate open offer: Lotus Chocolate's shares have swung sharply after Reliance Retail acquired a 51% stake in December 2022.
Published on Mar 16, 2023 04:07 PM IST
'Sad for the country..': Kejriwal on CBI FIR against Sisodia
Arvind Kejriwal's comments came after the CBI registered a fresh corruption case against Manish Sisodia in the 'Feedback Unit' case.
Updated on Mar 16, 2023 03:15 PM IST
Watch: In 'world's first', pilot lands plane on Dubai's Burj Al Arab helipad
Czepiela is a former Red Bull Air Race Challenger Class World Champion and an Airbus A320 captain.
Updated on Mar 16, 2023 12:07 PM IST
Quality Foils IPO closes today, subscribed 16.99 times on day 2
Quality Foils IPO: In the grey market, Quality Foils' shares were commanding a premium (GMP) of ₹18.
Published on Mar 16, 2023 10:58 AM IST
National Vaccination Day 2023: History, significance, theme
National Vaccination Day 2023: India is now moving towards the eradication of measles and rubella through the vaccination of over 324 million children through MR vaccination campaigns.
Published on Mar 16, 2023 08:15 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Centre likely to announce DA hike today
Last revision in DA was done on September 28, 2022, which was effective from July 1, 2022.
Published on Mar 15, 2023 04:07 PM IST
Heavy traffic due to NH48, Chirag Delhi flyover closure: See alternative routes
The Delhi traffic police have suggested alternative routes for the commuters of Chirag Delhi and Delhi-Gurugram to avoid the inconvenience.
Published on Mar 15, 2023 03:27 PM IST