On the move: Grandmaster Nihal Sarin

The show triggered high traffic on chess websites, not to mention increased sales of chess sets and a tremendous newfound interest in the game.

published on : 15th January 2021

Who will get vaccine first? Paramilitary, civic workers, police among frontline workers

These frontline workers would be the first recipients of the Covid vaccine in the country.  The first category will also include personnel of civil defence and home guards.

published on : 1st January 2021

The touch of love

Gifting pre-loved items, especially clothes, was quite a trend, but pandemic has made people look towards more DIY and homemade gifting options.  

published on : 26th December 2020

'Fuller House' star Mckenna Grace joins Hulu's 'The Handmaid's Tale' season 4 as shooting resumes

Based on Margaret Atwood's 1985 novel of the same name, the show is set around the dystopian country of Gilead where women are stripped of their rights and forced into sexual slavery.

published on : 18th September 2020

Indian Grandmaster Harikrishna stays in fifth place; Americas Wesley So goes on top

After a draw against another US player Hikaru Nakamura, the India number was outlasted by So in 69 moves on Thursday.

published on : 18th September 2020

After spike in COVID cases, Haryana orders non-essential shops and offices to be closed on weekends

The state government has allowed only those shops on Saturday and Sunday dealing with essential goods and services.

published on : 21st August 2020

COVID-19 impact: Economic crisis looms large over Kerala, warns NDMA

The NDMA and CDRI suggested that for recovery, Kerala can consider reopening the tourism sector partially by exploring the concept of 'travel bubble'.

published on : 28th July 2020

'Pondman' Kaamegowda who won praise from PM Modi tests positive for COVID-19

Gowda who has dug 16 ponds at Kundini hill at Daasanadoddi village in Malavalli taluk of Mandya district over the last 42 years hit the headlines when Modi spoke about his work in a Mann Ki Baat talk

published on : 22nd July 2020

Indian Grandmaster Harikrishna wins Chess960 event at Biel Festival

The Biel Chess Festival is being held by adhering to all health protocols due to the pandemic, according to the tournament website.

published on : 19th July 2020

Nationwide lockdown extended till May 31 to contain COVID-19 spread: NDMA

In order, the NDMA said lockdown measures need to be implemented for a further period of 14 days in the country to contain the spread of COVID-19.

published on : 17th May 2020

COVID-19 positive person, father and lorry driver booked for violating lockdown norms in Andhra

While tracing the travel history of the affected person, officials found that he had travelled from Koyambedu to Tenali recently and had concealed the information.

published on : 12th May 2020

NDMA issues guidelines for restarting industrial activities to avoid Vizag-type tragedy

The NDMA guidelines said while restarting a unit, the first week should be considered as the trial or test run period after ensuring all safety protocols.

published on : 10th May 2020

Most employees anxious to return to office after lockdown on health concerns: Survey

The survey was done in the last week of April 2020 with 560 India Inc employees across small, medium and large enterprises in Delhi-NCR, Mumbai and Bengaluru.

published on : 7th May 2020

Aurobindo Pharma faces class action suit in US for concealing facts in type-2 diabetes medicine

Valisures tests revealed that the metformin produced by Aurobindo and Heritage were contaminated with NDMA with levels between 37 and 266 ng per tablet.

published on : 7th April 2020

Elisabeth Moss to make directorial debut in season four of 'The Handmaid’s Tale' 

The Handmaid’s Tale was renewed for Season 4 in 2019 and filming of the new season started on March 2. It is expected to wrap in August and release by the end of the year.

published on : 7th March 2020
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