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Anchor Anarchy: How TRP-hungry news anchors turned the talk into voices

The TRP system may be broken but the stars of broadcast TV refuse to press pause on their prime-time melodrama as the tiny universe of news tries to fill the big shoes of entertainment channels.


India dealt with border crisis with China with firmness, maturity: Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla

Referring to cross border terrorism from Pakistan, the foreign secretary said India has continued to ward off the menace from its western border.

30th October 2020 01:39 AM

Mathura court to hear on November 4 bail plea of two held on way to Hathras

Those arrested included a Kerala journalist, Siddique Kappan, who has not filed any bail application so far.

30th October 2020 01:33 AM

Haryana health department reduces prices of RT-PCR and rapid antigen COVID-19 tests

The Haryana health department on Thursday decided to further reduce the prices of RT-PCR and rapid antigen COVID-19 tests.

30th October 2020 01:31 AM

Rail station masters to work on empty stomach on October 31 protesting sealing in night duty allowance

The Railway Ministry said that as per DoPT instructions in July 2020, all officials above the basic pay of Rs 43,600 are not to be paid the night duty allowance.

30th October 2020 01:29 AM

Indian Railways launches 'Meri Saheli' initiative for security of women passengers

The RPF team collects only the seat numbers of the ladies and conveys them to stoppages en-route, the statement said.

30th October 2020 01:23 AM

Defence Ministry tells parliamentary panel it won't be advisable to visit Leh in current scenario: Sources

The sources said the Defence Ministry has informed the PAC that it may not be advisable to visit Ladakh now as the Army is engaged in the situation on the border.

30th October 2020 01:21 AM

Army decides to recommend CBI probe into a number of construction projects

The Army has decided to recommend a CBI probe into a number of cases of alleged irregularities in certain housing projects.

30th October 2020 01:14 AM

Fake call centre duping US citizens busted in Maharashtra, 10 held

The callers would tell the victims that chargesheets will be filed against them and they may end up in jails for their crimes.

30th October 2020 01:12 AM

Factory packed with wooden materials gutted in fire in Maharashtra; none hurt

Two fire engines were rushed to the spot and the flames were doused by around 2100 hours.

30th October 2020 01:07 AM

Chattisgarh making entire state a single mandi 'exposes' Punjab government's 'fraud': SAD

Sukhbir said Amarinder was 'directly responsible' for the present state of affairs in Punjab including the economic blockade of the state.

30th October 2020 01:04 AM