Latest

Latest

“Show Proof…”: Stand-Up Comic Dares Hindu Group After Show Cancelled

Kunal Kamra was scheduled to perform on September 17 and 18 in Gurgaon. (FILE)Mumbai: Stand-up comic Kunal Kamra on Sunday wrote an open letter to the Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP), challenging it to condemn Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse, days after his shows at a Gurgaon bar were called off following threats by right-wing organisations.The comedian, who has criticised the BJP-led NDA government over a number of issues in the past, proclaimed himself as "a bigger Hindu" than the VHP as he doesn't earn his living by fear mongering and issuing threats."I chant 'Jai Shri Sita-Ram' and 'Jai Radha Krishna' loudly and with pride. If you really are the children of India, write and send (messages of) 'Godse Murdabad'. If you don't, you will be perceived as anti-Hindu and supporters of ...
Latest

PM Modi Is The Soul Of India, He’ll Never Lose, Says Maharashtra Minister

Atal Bihari Vajpayee lost election in his time but PM Modi will never lose, the minister said.Mumbai: Maharashtra Minister Suresh Khade has claimed Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the "soul of the country" who resided in the hearts of the people and was "undefeatable".His effusive praise for the Prime Minister came while answering a query on Nationalist Congress Party chief Jayant Patil claiming it was impossible to defeat the latter's party supremo Sharad Pawar and his relative from Baramati area in the state.Mr Patil had said the sun may rise in the west but a political defeat in the Baramati home turf for the Pawars was not possible.The state minister for social justice was speaking to reporters in Pandharpur, some 360 km from Mumbai, on Saturday."(Prime Minister Narendra) Modi is t...
Latest

Prince William Invited Harry On Walkabout After Call With King Charles: Reports

Before the Queen's death, the two had no intentions to meet, Daily Mail reported. (File)New Delhi: The unexpected reunion of Princes Harry and William was initiated by the latter after a phone call from King Charles, media reports claimed, citing royal sources."The Prince of Wales thought it was an important show of unity for the Queen at an incredibly difficult time for the family," Daily Mail quoted a senior palace source as saying.The sight of the royal brothers on the 40-minute walkabout outside Windsor Castle was welcomed by crowds who had gathered to mourn Queen Elizabeth's death.BBC also reported that it was Prince William who had extended the invitation to Prince Harry and Meghan to go on this walkabout where the four inspected the floral tributes laid outside the gates of the r...
Latest

China’s Xi Jinping Congratulates Charles On Becoming Britain’s King

King Charles: Charles III was proclaimed Britain's new king by the Accession Council on Saturday.Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent a congratulatory message to King Charles on his accession to the British throne, official news agency Xinhua reported on Sunday.Xi said in the message sent on Saturday that he is ready to work with King Charles to improve mutual understanding and friendship between the two nations' people, and strengthen communication on global issues.Relations between London and Beijing have worsened in the last decade, and new British Prime Minister Liz Truss has been one of China's firmest critics.Xi also noted that this year is the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries, according to the Xinhua report.(Except ...
Latest

India Launches Stealth Frigate “Taragiri”

The MDL has undertaken the detailed design and construction of TaragiriMumbai: 'Taragiri', the third stealth frigate of the Indian Navy's Project 17A, was launched in Mumbai on Sunday, the Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders (MDL) said.This ship has been built using an integrated construction methodology which involves hull block construction in different geographical locations and integration and erection on the slipway at the MDL, it said in a statement."In compliance with the notification issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, the Government of India declaring a state mourning on September 11 (due to the passing of Queen Elizabeth II), the event was limited to a technical launch. As the event is tide dependent, any change in the schedule was not possible," the MDL said.The ship was named by C...
Latest

Man Cheats People With Google Ads Promising Home Delivery Of Alcohol In Delhi

The Google ad posted by him for alcohol delivery also reflected on YouTube channels. (Representational)New Delhi: A man was arrested for allegedly posting online advertisements in names of popular liquor stores in Gurgaon adjoining Delhi and duping more than 200 people on the pretext of delivering alcohol at their homes, police said on Sunday.The 23-year-old accused, Azharuddin Khan, is a resident of Bharatpur in Rajasthan and was operating from his hometown. He used Google Ads to promote his fraudulent business, they said.Police said a case of cheating was registered based on a complaint received from a Delhi resident who alleged that while watching a YouTube channel, a phone number appeared on his screen for home delivery of liquor. When he contacted the given mobile number, he was se...
Latest

Viral Photo: Bengaluru Man Sets Up Desktop In Coffee Shop As Office Gets Flooded

"Is Bangalore the latest city with toxic corporate culture?" asked internet user.While it is not unusual to find people working on their laptops in coffee shops, the floods in Bengaluru recently forced a man to carry his desktop to a cafe. Twitter user Sanket Sahu shared a photo of a man who was working from a coffee shop in Bengaluru, where he had set up his desktop on a table. In the caption, Mr Sahu claimed that a group was working from 'Third Wave Coffee' with a "full-fledged desktop setup" because their offices had been flooded. "I just saw a group working from the Third Wave Coffee with "a full-fledged desktop setup" because their offices are flooded," the Twitter user wrote while sharing the picture on September 7. Take a look below: I just saw a group working from the Third Wave...
Latest

Queen Elizabeth’s Coffin Leaves Balmoral Castle

The state funeral for Queen Elizabeth will be held on September 19. (File)United Kingdom: The coffin carrying the body of Queen Elizabeth II left her beloved Balmoral Castle on Sunday, beginning a six-hour journey to the Scottish capital of Edinburgh.The seven-car cortege carrying the oak casket - draped with the Royal Standard of Scotland - left the gates of her Scottish estate at 10.07am (0907 GMT).(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV staff and is published from a syndicated feed.) Source link
Latest

Video: Rickshaw Puller Narrowly Escapes Being Hit By A Speeding Train

The video of the incident, captured on a CCTV camera nearby, is going viral on social media.Aligarh: A rickshaw puller had a narrow escape while crossing a railway track in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh. Footage of the incident shows the man jumping off the track less than a second before the train crosses the spot.The incident took place in Aligarh on Friday. The video of the incident, captured on a CCTV camera nearby, is going viral on social media.#WATCH | Narrow escape for a rickshaw puller while crossing a railway track in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh. (09.09) pic.twitter.com/Tb49XcaXcc— ANI UP/Uttarakhand (@ANINewsUP) September 11, 2022The video shows the rickshaw driver trying to cross the track even though the gate is closed. A couple of other people are also seen flouting the closed gate ...
Latest

YouTuber Runs Away, Found On Train; Parents Livestream Tearful Reaction

Kavya's parents in a livestream said that she had been missing since 2 pm on September 9.Madhya Pradesh: A popular YouTuber from Maharashtra's Aurangabad, who ran away from home after her father scolded her, was found in a train coach at Madhya Pradesh's Itarsi station on Saturday, police said.The parents of the girl had live-streamed their anxiety after she went missing. They also live-streamed their journey from Maharashtra to Madhya Pradesh after they were informed that their daughter has been found.A popular YouTuber from Aurangabad ran away from home after being shouted at by her father and was found in a train coach at Itarsi railway station.Once found, her parents live streamed their reaction when on their way to pick her up @ndtv@ndtvindiapic.twitter.com/7lKpDHqWYK— Anurag Dwary...