A 30-year-old Andheri resident lost ?1.40 lakh to cyber fraudsters after he ordered groceries online o Thursday. The complainant, Jitesh Muni, looked for the nearest grocery shop online and called on the number displayed. The fraudster told him that it would take the goods would be delivered in 48 hours owing to the high demand and because the store had to get the goods from their godown. He further told Muni that they accept only online payment.
The Noida authority is providing food to thousands of migrant labourers and other needy people across the city who have been rendered jobless due to the nationwide lockdown imposed to contain the spread of coronavirus, officials said on Saturday.
The Ministry of Power on Saturday issued an advisory on PM Modi’s call to switch off lights for 9 minutes this Sunday at 9pm.
Keir Starmer, shadow Brexit secretary, was on Saturday declared the winner of the three-month-long election to be the new leader of the Labour party. He will replace Jeremy Corbyn, who resigned following the party’s heavy defeat in the December election.
One would think being home all day means lazing around the house the entire time. But there can be many decision one needs to take. For example, if you’re wondering what your next move this afternoon should be and you can’t decide if you should clean, eat , plonk yourself on the couch with a Netflix movie marathon or food-prep for a grand evening meal, we’ve got you covered. Take a break from the tough decision making process and watch this calming video of a baby snuggling with his best friend who happens to be a fluffy doggo twice his size.
Researchers have unearthed the earliest known skull of Homo erectus, the first of human ancestors in behaviour and anatomy, a finding that adds more than a hundred thousand years to the first appearance dates of the species.
In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, the government on Saturday put curbs on export of diagnostic kits with immediate effect.
Urvashi Rautela’s spokesperson says she didn’t copy-paste the Parasite tweet, her social media team did
Bollywood actor Urvashi Rautela was recently accused of plagiarism after copy-pasting a US writer’s tweet on Oscar-winning film Parasite. Her spokesperson has now claimed that it was her social media team and not the actor who made the post.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s latest short film Bebaak is an angry portrayal of conservative religious restrictions on women
With the discussion around current Covid-19 pandemic turning communal following the discovery of a meeting of thousands of Tablighi jamat in a Nizamuddin mosque that has led to more than 9,000 people being quarantined in fear of having been infected with the coronavirus, Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s new short film comes at the perfect time. Titled Bebaak (Defiance), the film is an angry outburst of a common man bearing the brunt of communal religious heads and the hardliner thoughts of the conservative.Written and directed by Shazia Iqbal, the film also features Saba Hashmi in the lead role of Fatin.
Actor Shilpa Shetty and her family including husband Raj Kundra and son Viaan are stationed in Mumbai amid the country-wide lockdown. All through this period she has been posting fun videos. On Saturday, she posted a video in which her son is giving her a massage.
President Donald Trump on Friday recommended that Americans cover their faces with masks when outdoors, a policy U-turn following growing scientific research suggesting their widespread use can stem the spread of the coronavirus.
Ten officers of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), who were posted at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA), have tested positive for the Sars-Cov-2 virus, which causes Covid-19. Six tested positive on Friday and four had tested positive on March 29. All 10 are asymptomatic. The total number of CISF personnel who have tested positive is now 11, including one who has since tested negative.
The wife of the second Covid-19 patient who died in Mumbai has been discharged from Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre. This is the same hospital where her husband succumbed to the infection on March 22.
Vasai MLA and president of Bahujan Vikas Aghadi (BVA) Hitendra Thakur has handed over Vishnu Waman Thakur Trust-run two colleges, Viva College and Viva Institute of Technology, to Palghar district collector Dr Kailash Shinde to house medical staff and also admit Coronavirus patients. A letter to this effect has been sent to the Collector on Friday. Thakur said, the administration can set up ICUs, isolation wards for Covid-19 patients as the two colleges are currently shut due to the national lockdown. Currently, Palghar has recorded 11 Coronavirus patients and 2 deaths.
New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Friday decided against cancelling its A team’s tour of India in August despite the worsening COVID-19 pandemic, saying it is “too early at this point” even as it applied for government wage subsidy scheme to assist payments to its employees.
A team of scientists, physicians, funders and policymakers from over 70 organisations across the world have called for acceleration of research on Covid-19 in poor and middle-income countries where the disease can wreak havoc.
Swedish music streaming app Spotify has launched ‘Spotify Kids’ for the users in the US, Canada and France
‘Ek saal hua nahi usko,’ Rohit Sharma hilariously trolls Rishabh Pant in Instagram chat with Jasprit Bumrah
With the coronavirus pandemic spreading like wildfire around the world, the sporting world has come to a halt. The majority of the events and tournaments have been cancelled or postponed due to the contagious disease. However, this has prompted sportspersons to become more active on social media. From posting home workout videos to doing household chores, players are interacting with fans in a lot of engaging ways.