National

‘80 nations have taken up special projects on Gandhiji’

Expressing concern over Mahatma Gandhi being subjected to criticism and condemnation in his own country, Additional Commissioner of Public Instructions (DPI) Siddhalingayya Hiremath said that most of those misconceptions about Gandhiji have emanated owing to lack of proper information about his life and works. Inaugurating “Gandhiji 150-Kuncha Namana”, a five-day Belagavi divisional art teachers workshop […]

National

HKCCI invites applicationsfor IPreneurs-2019

The Hyderabad Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industries (HKCCI) has invited applications for IPreneurs-2019, where young and technology-driven aspirants who have innovative ideas to start their own business can participate. HKCCI president Amarnath C. Patil addressing a press conference in Kalaburagi on Monday said that IPreneurs-2019 is aimed at encouraging young minds across eight districts […]

International

Trump presses attack on Democratic ‘squad’ congresswomen, wants apology

U.S. President Donald Trump escalated his attacks against four first-year Democratic congresswomen on Monday after earlier telling them to “go back” to the “places from which they came” in a series of weekend tweets that Democrats and other critics called racist. Mr. Trump’s fellow Republicans in Congress have had little public reaction to Mr. Trump’s […]

International

Pak anti-terror court grants interim bail to JuD chief Hafiz Saeed, his 3 aides in illegal land use case

Mumbai terror attack mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saeed and his three aides were granted pre-arrest bail on Monday by an anti-terrorism court in Pakistan in a case pertaining to the banned outfit’s illegal use of land for its seminary. The Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) in Lahore granted interim bail to Saeed and his aides — […]

Entertainment

Sid Sriram sings for Ilaiyaraaja

Singer Sid Sriram is collaborating with maestro Ilaiyaraaja for the first time in Psycho, which is being directed by Mysskin. The news has already created a buzz among music lovers, for Sid Sriram is popular for his chartbusting songs in south Indian movies. His recent hit songs include ‘Inaye’ (Thadam), ‘Anthi Maalai’ (Monster), ‘Anbe Peranbe’ […]

Cricket

Cricket World Cup 2019 final: Former players slam ICC’s boundary-count rule that decided winner

Former and current cricketers, including India’s Rohit Sharma and Gautam Gambhir, criticised the International Cricket Council’s boundary count rule that decided the World Cup title in England’s favour and denied New Zealand after a pulsating final in London. In a thrilling encounter on Sunday night at the Lord’s, England were adjudged the winners of the […]