Harivansh re-elected as Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha

The Opposition had pitted Manoj Jha of RJD against Harivansh. However, opposition parties did not press for voting and the JDU MP was declared elected with voice vote. Congratulating Harivansh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said be it as a journalist or social worker, the JDU MP has endeared himself to …

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Salesman stabbed outside bank, foil loot bid

Udaipur :  In a broad daylight incident, an alert salesman foiled loot bid by two miscreants outside the main branch of Axis Bank here on Saheli Marg under the Hathipole police station limits on Monday. One of the men stabbed the salesman who did not let loose grip on the …

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COVID19: India’s Recovery Rate touches 78%

77,512 patients have been discharged in the last 24 hours. The total recovered cases are 37,80,107. The gap between Recovered cases and Active cases is consistently increasing. This has touched nearly 28 lakh today (27,93,509). The total number of active cases in the country stands at 9,86,598 as on date. More than 60% of the Active Cases …

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Yoshihide Suga elected as new leader of Japan’s LDP

The 71-year-old is now expected to win a vote at an extraordinary Diet session on Wednesday to become Prime Minister, the country’s national broadcaster NHK reported. Suga was elected at a joint plenary meeting of party members from both houses of the Diet (Parliament) and delegates from local chapter, reports …

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Bangladesh protests against Myanmar troop movement on border

Quoting foreign Ministry officials, BSS reported that the envoy of Myanmar was called to the Director General’s office and asked to stop the suspicious movement of troops along its borders with Bangladesh. Myanmar had deployed troops along its border in 2017 more than 7 lakh Rohingyas fled from the Rakhine …

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[Invitation] Galaxy Unpacked for Every Fan

    Over the years, Samsung has developed a special relationship with Galaxy fans around the world. Their valuable feedback has helped create exciting innovations and made mobile experiences better for everyone.   Join us on September 23 for a Galaxy Unpacked for Every Fan event. The event will be …

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Global Covid-19 cases top 28.8 million: Johns Hopkins

As of Monday morning, the total number of cases stood at 28,891,676 and the fatalities rose to 922,441, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in its latest update. The US accounted for the world’s highest number of cases and deaths at 6,519,121 and 194,041 respectively, according …

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England win second ODI after dramatic Australia collapse

Australia appeared to be cruising as they reached 144 for two thanks to a 107-run third-wicket partnership from captain Aaron Finch (73) and Marnus Labuschagne (48) before capitulating to 207 all out. Chris Woakes triggered the collapse when he had Labuschagne lbw, beginning a run which saw Australian lose three …

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Monsoon session of Parliament begins today

The Session will take up 47 items during its 18 sittings till 1st October. It will take up eleven Bills to replace the ordinances. These includes the Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020, the Indian Medicine Central Council (Amendment) Bill, 2020, the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Bill, …

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Around 19 killed, 3.2 million acres burned in California wildfires

Cal Fire Assistant Deputy Director Daniel Berlant on Sunday said that wildfires have burned more than 3.2 million acres in California, a swath larger than the state of Connecticut, Xinhua news agency reported. About 16,570 firefighters were battling 29 major wildfires statewide Sunday. The federal, state and local resources assigned …

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