Android R OS spotted running on Google Pixel 4 smartphone

San Francisco:With the next edition of Android operating system (OS) reportedly around the corner, a benchmark test has been spotted on Geekbench which indicates that a Google Pixel 4 smartphone was …

Quake causes damage, injuries in China’s Xinjiang region

Beijing, Jan 20  A strong earthquake damaged buildings and injured at least one person seriously in a rural part of China’s far west Xinjiang region, the government said Monday. Rescue teams …

Malaysia sends back trash, says won’t be world’s waste bin

Penang (Malaysia), Jan 20  Malaysia has sent back 150 containers of plastic waste to 13 mainly rich countries since the third quarter last year, with the environment minster warning on Monday …

Sitaram Yechury attacks govt on slowdown in economy

New Delhi, Jan 20 CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Monday slammed the government over the slowdown in economy and said that this was not just “mismanagement” but “destruction of lives”. …

Impossible for immigrant to give proof of religious persecution: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Guwahati,  Assam Finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has said it is impossible for an immigrant to provide proof of religious persecution. Sarma, who is also convenor of the NDA’s regional wing …

RBI to issue new ₹20 denomination banknotes

The Reserve Bank of India on Friday announced it will shortly issue new ₹20 denomination banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series. The RBI said that the base colour of the …

Passengers stranded;Air India operations affected globally as software shuts down.

NEW DELHI: Hundreds of Air India passengers were left stranded at several airports across the world as its check-in software stopped functioning for around six hours, the airline said Saturday. According …

US imposes sanction on Pakistan; may deny visas to Pakistanis

Washington: The US has imposed sanctions on Pakistan after Islamabad refused to take back its citizen deportees and visa over-stayers from America, warning that it may withhold visas of Pakistanis beginning …

Modi’ nervous, after sensing defeat: Cong

New Delhi, The Congress Friday claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s appeal to people to vote in large numbers shows that he is nervous and is sensing defeat after the first …

‘Dabangg 3’ to release on December 20

Mumbai, Superstar Salman Khan’s film “Dabangg 3” will hit the theatres on December 20. The film, which marks the third installment in the “Dabangg” franchise, is directed by Prabhudeva and produced …

PM Modi lies about Kerala’s safety:Pinarayi

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Slamming Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his remarks against Kerala, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has come down heavily on the Prime Minister for the allegation that BJP workers are unsafe …

‘PepsiCo’s suit against farmers unacceptable’:VS

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Former chief minister V S Achuthanandan has said that the lawsuit filed by the PepsiCo against farmers was unacceptable. “The PepsiCo has asked the farmers to compensate for cultivating its …

Heavy rain and wind in Kerala likely from Monday

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Kerala State Disaster Management Authority (KSDMA) has issued yellow alert to eight districts for Monday and Tuesday following forecast of heavy rain and wind causing from the depression and …

CPIM expects to win 18 Lok Sabha seats

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:The ruling CPI-M announced that it expects to bag as many as 18 seats and that the BJP will win none.With exceptionof Wayanad, where Congress President Rahul Gandhi contested, and Malappuram, …

Three crushed to death under uprooted tree in Nilambur

MALAPPURAM: Three people were killed and several others injured when a huge tree got uprooted and fell over them following heavy rain and strong winds at Poolakkapara tribal colony near Nilambur …