Sep 14

Four Indian-origin Sikh men drown in sewage tank in Italy
Four Indian-origin Sikh men drown in sewage tank in Italy

Four Indian-origin Sikh men drowned in a sewage tank on a cattle farm in northern Italy due to the carbon dioxide fumes coming out from the cow manure, according to media reports. The incident happened on Thursday at a cattle farm in Arena Po near Pavia, a city in south Milan, ANSA news agency reported

Haryana applies brakes on traffic fines; Punjab, Himachal defer new rules
Haryana applies brakes on traffic fines; Punjab, Himachal defer new rules

The BJP-ruled Haryana, which was on a spree on imposing fines to motorists for road safety violations, has decided to focus on educating them rather than imposing penalties till Sunday, while its neighbouring Congress-ruled Punjab and BJP-ruled Himachal Pradesh have deferred the new traffic rules for the time being.To prevent road accidents, traffic constables of

Lamborghini Sian: The New Raging Bull In Detailed Images

Lamborghini has certainly planted itself as one of the much awaited manufacturers at the Frankfurt Motor Show with the unveil of its new raging bull, the Sian. The name translates to ‘lightning’ in Bolognese dialect, and we couldn’t agree more as the new raging bull is not only blisteringly fast but is also quite the looker. Here’s a

Audi Q7 Black Edition Launched; Limited To Just 100 Units

Audi has introduced the Q7 Black Edition in India at a price of Rs 82.15 lakh for the 45 TFSI and Rs 86.30 lakh for the 45 TDI (ex-showroom) variants. The diesel and petrol variants of the Q7 Black Edition command a premium of Rs 1.02 lakh to Rs 1.05 lakh over the Technology variant. Only 100

Tata Harrier Now Gets Optional 5-Year, Unlimited Kilometre Warranty
Tata Harrier Now Gets Optional 5-Year, Unlimited Kilometre Warranty

Pentacare warranty program for the Tata Harrier is valid for five years with no cap on the total distance covered. Pentacare package is priced at Rs 25,960 and can be availed within 90 days of purchase. As standard, the Harrier comes with a 2-year/1 lakh kilometre warranty. The new package covers the engine, transmission and various other

Toyota Fortuner Gets A Sporty Makeover For Its 10th Anniversary

Toyota Fortuner TRD Celebratory Edition gets various cosmetic updates inside-out. Changes include updated bumpers, TRD Celebratory badging and a dual tone paint job. It doesn’t get any mechanical or feature upgrades over the diesel-AT 4×2 donor variant. The flagship Fortuner variant costs Rs 25,000 more  than the diesel-AT 4×4 variant. The Fortuner is now priced between

BK Nayak becomes first Indian medical officer for 2020 Tokyo Olympics
BK Nayak becomes first Indian medical officer for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Col (Dr.) Bibhu Kalyan Nayak has been appointed the FIH Medical Officer for hockey at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Nayak was previously the medical officer for the men’s hockey team for the World Cup that was held in Bhubaneswar in 2018. He is the first Indian to be appointed in the role.   Hockey India

Odd-even scheme returns to Delhi from November 4
Odd-even scheme returns to Delhi from November 4

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said the odd-even road rationing scheme will be implemented in Delhi from November 4 to 15.Kejriwal said the move was aimed at combating high levels of air pollution in winters when crop burning takes place in neighbouring states.The chief minister announced his seven-point action plan to tackle pollution due

Pakistan to charge Kartarpur pilgrims $20 as service fee
Pakistan to charge Kartarpur pilgrims $20 as service fee

Pakistan on Thursday said that pilgrims will be charged $20 as service charge for visiting the Kartarpur Sahib Gurudwara. “Pakistan will charge USD 20 per person as service fees, not entrance fees, for Kartarpur Corridor,” Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal said in a weekly briefing.Earlier this month, India and Pakistan had failed to finalise an

Anupam shares video of SRK's Kenyan fan singing DDLJ song
Anupam shares video of SRK’s Kenyan fan singing DDLJ song

 Veteran actor Anupam Kher has shared a video of superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s fan from Kenya lip-syncing a number from their blockbuster 1995 film “Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge”. Anupam on Thursday afternoon took to Twitter, where he shared a video of a fan from Kenya lip-syncing the song “Tujhe dekha to”, picturised on Shah Rukh

Govt removes names of 312 Sikh foreign nationals from blacklist

 The government has removed from its blacklist names of 312 Sikh foreign nationals involved in anti-India activities and only two persons figure on the list now, a Home Ministry official said on Friday. The decision has been taken after a review carried out by different security agencies on the Adverse List or blacklist containing the

Ammy Virk, Sargun Mehta starrer 'Qismat 2' to release on 18 September
Ammy Virk, Sargun Mehta starrer ‘Qismat 2’ to release on 18 September

Ammy Virk, Sargun Mehta starrer Qismat 2 releasing soon. After wooing the audience with their Punjabi film “Qismat”, actors Ammy Virk and Sargun Mehta are coming up with a sequel on September 18.”Qismat 2″ is directed by Jagdeep Sidhu, who had also helmed the first instalment. Announcing the film’s release date, Sargun on Thursday took

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Kesari actor Akshay Kumar pay tribute to Saragarhi bravehearts
Kesari actor Akshay Kumar pay tribute to Saragarhi bravehearts

Bollywood actors Akshay Kumar and Randeep Hooda have paid a tribute to the 21 Sikhs who fought valiantly against 10,000 Afghan tribesmen as it was Saragarhi Day on Thursday.Earlier this year, Akshay starred in “Kesari”, which is based on the historic battle of Saragarhi. He took to Twitter to pay his tribute. “My tributes to

SAD-BJP delegation seeks disqualification of MLAs appointed advisors to CM
SAD-BJP delegation seeks disqualification of MLAs appointed advisors to CM

A SAD-BJP delegation here on Wednesday met Punjab Speaker Rana K P Singh and demanded that the six Congress MLAs appointed advisors to the Punjab chief minister be disqualified.The delegation, including SAD leaders  and Bikram Singh Majithia, said the MLAs should be disqualified as they had accepted an office of profit by becoming advisors to

Mary Kom & 8 female athletes in line for Padma Awards
Mary Kom & 8 female athletes in line for Padma Awards

 Ace Indian boxer Mary Kom’s name has been suggested for the prestigious Padma Vibhushan Award, country’s second highest civilian award. The Sports Ministry is also discussing eight other female athletes for the Padma Awards.Recently crowned World Champion P.V. Sindhu has been suggested for the Padma Bhushan Award. The other seven athletes — ace wrestler Vinesh

2 Indians in UAE develop app to help visually impaired
2 Indians in UAE develop app to help visually impaired

 Two UAE-based Indian nationals developed a smartphone app that can help visually impaired people.The app developed by Nandujit Prathap and Visakh G.S is called Ioptyc. It uses distance sensors and visual recognition technology to assist people with visual impairments, the Khaleej Times reported on Wednesday.The project which has two parts, the smartphone app and a

Swift Still The Highest Selling Car In Its Segment In August 2019
Swift Still The Highest Selling Car In Its Segment In August 2019

Swift remains most popular in August 2019. Ford Figo biggest loser in terms of drop in demand compared to last month. Ford Freestyle enjoys month-on-month growth. Hyundai’s Grand i10 is the second-most sought after hatchback after launch of Nios. Overall mid-size hatchback sales continue to decline as month-on-month figures go down by over 18 percent.

Indian students set to benefit from UK’s 2-year post-study work visa

In a move that addresses a long-standing demand to boost Indian student numbers choosing British universities, the UK government on Wednesday announced a new two-year post-study work visa route for all international students. The new ‘Graduate’ route, to be in place by next year, will be open to all overseas nationals who have valid UK

Volkswagen Reveals ID.3, An All-electric Production Vehicle, At Frankfurt
Volkswagen Reveals ID.3, An All-electric Production Vehicle, At Frankfurt

ID.3 is an EV hatchback based on the MEB platform. The electric motor onboard is capable of making 204PS and 310Nm. Battery packs available in three capacities: 45kWh, 58kWh and 77kWh. Top speed for 45kWh and 58kWh versions is locked at 160kmph. Can be fast-charged to offer a range of 290km in just 30 minutes.