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 …

J P Nadda elected BJP president

New Delhi, Jan 20  J P Nadda was elected unopposed as the BJP national president on Monday after he emerged as the only leader in the fray following the nomination process …

Railways announces fare hike effective from January 1, 2020

New Delhi, Dec 31 On the New Year’s eve, the railways announced fare hike across its network, excluding suburban trains, effective from January 1, 2020, according to an order issued on …

Unnao rape victim dies at Safdarjung Hospital a day after being set afire

New Delhi, Dec 7 The 23-year-old Unnao rape victim who was airlifted to Delhi and admitted to Safdarjung Hospital with 90 per cent burns after being set on fire has died, …

All 4 accused in Hyderabad veterinarian’s rape and murder case shot dead by police

Hyderbad:All four men accused in the Hyderabad veterinarian’s rape and murder case  have been killed in crossfire in Shadnagar, sources have said. As per sources, the four accused were shot dead …

Urgent CWC meeting under way at Sonia Gandhi’s residence

New Delhi, Nov 21 An urgent meeting of the Congress Working Committee is being held at party chief Sonia Gandhi’s 10 Janpath residence in Delhi. Congress general secretary organisation KC Venugopal …

President’s rule imposed in Maharashtra

New Delkhi:Based on Governor’s recommendation, President Ram Nath Kovind signed proclamation imposing President’s rule in Maharashtra. The Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Tuesday recommended imposition of President’s Rule in the state …

President Iohannis Tipped For Reelection As Romanians Go To The Polls

Bucharest, Nov 10  Romania voted in the first round of a presidential election on Sunday, with pro-European incumbent Klaus Iohannis the favourite to win, potentially adding to a liberal fightback against …

Ayodhya case: Temple at disputed site, alternative land for mosque, says Supreme Court

New Delhi, Nov 9  The Supreme Court in a unanimous verdict on Saturday cleared the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site at Ayodhya, and directed …

World-famous Pushkar Fair begins Rajasthan

Jaipur,  The famous annual Pushkar fair of Rajasthan started on Monday with a large number of people from the country and abroad taking part in it. It is for the first …

Tamil Nadu:3-year-old boy stuck in borwell dead, body pulled out

Tiruchirappalli (TN) Oct 29  Nearly 80 hours of struggle to rescue a three-year-old boy stuck in a discarded borewell near here failed with the death of the child and retrieving of …