Corona cases in Maha cross 2 lakh, record 295 deaths in day

Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) With staggering 7,074 new coronavirus cases in a day, Maharashtra's total tally crossed the 2-lakh mark on Saturday apart from a record daily high of 295 deaths, health officials said here on Friday.


Kartik Aaryan has a new selfie logic

Mumbai July 4 (IANS) Kartik Aaryan is surely among Bollywood stars who have been the busiest all through the lockdown. So what of the cinema halls are shut, Kartik has continued to regale fans on social media.

Let’s behave with calmness: IOA VC calls for end to infighting

New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Vice President R.K. Anand has appealed to members to end the infighting that has erupted within India's National Olympic Council over the past three months. Anand, who is also Chairman of the IOA's Legal Committee, said that he has "never seen such bitterness and language" used in mails that have been flying between the warring factions.

Virtual classes, empty rooms, Delhi’s coaching hub’s a ghost town now

New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The national capital's Rajinder Nagar is a buzzing locality of aspiring youngsters who come here to get coached for their future. They not only dot every length and breadth of the Delhi locality, but collectively drive the area's economy. Today, with nearly 80 per cent of them gone, the area is not only wrapped in an eerie silence, but the areas economy too has dried up significantly.

IOA Treasurer says probe into HFI’s matters will amount to interference

New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Treasurer Anandeshwar Panday hit back at Associate Executive Council member Bholanath Singh's allegations of financial fraud. Alleging that it is someone else who is behind Singh's mails against several members of the IOA in recent days, Panday said that the current allegations and demand of an investigation will amount to the IOA interfering in the daily functioning of the Handball Federation of India (HFI).

Sanjana Sanghi on bonding with Sushant Singh Rajput

Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) Actress Sanjana Sanghi bonded with late Sushant Singh Rajput over food and academics while shooting for "Dil Bechara", and says she still has the "kindest note about what the colliding of academia and cinema means", which she received from Sushant.

Rajasthan HC quashes FIR against hospitality chain, staff

Jaipur, July 4 (IANS) The Jaipur Bench of the Rajasthan High Court has quashed an FIR registered on June 11 against Marriott India, an Indian subsidiary of hotel operator Marriott International Inc of USA, and its hotel employees owing to an agreement reached with the complainant in the case.

2 terrorists killed in Kashmir encounter

Srinagar, July 4: (IANS) With the killing of one more terrorist, a total of two terrorists have been killed in an encounter in South Kashmir's Kulgam district on Saturday even as the search operations are continuing.