Daily Archives: February 4, 2021

Google removed about 100 personal loan apps violating user safety between Dec 2020-Jan 2021:...

New Delhi, Feb 3 (PTI): Google removed about 100 money lending apps that were “possibly not in compliance with the applicable legal and regulatory...

‘India can create its own Aatmanirbhar secured internet by setting up root server locally...

New Delhi, Feb 3 (PTI): With over 50 per cent share in next generation IP addresses, India now has the potential to create its...

Blast damages Assam school near Mizoram border

Hailakandi (Assam), Feb 3 (PTI) A school building was damaged in a powerful bomb explosion in Hailakandi district of Assam near the state's border...

I-T dept detects Rs 200-cr evasion after raids in Assam

New Delhi, Feb 3 (PTI) The Income Tax Department has detected tax evasion of more than Rs 200 crore after it raided three "leading"...

Arms, ammunition recovered, 6 held in Assam

Kokrajhar, Feb 3 (PTI) A huge cache of arms and ammunition has been recovered and six persons arrested near the India-Bhutan border in Assam's...

Committee to inquire into allegations of financial irregularities by Dibrugarh Univ VC

Guwahati, Feb 3 (PTI) Assam Governor Jagadish Mukhi has constituted a fact-finding committee to inquire into allegations of financial irregularities by the Dibrugarh University...

Budget session of Manipur Assembly gets underway

Imphal, Feb 3 (PTI) The budget session of the Manipur Legislative Assembly began on Wednesday, as Governor Najma Heptulla highlighted the measures undertaken by...

1 new case pushes Arunachal’s COVID-19 tally to 16,829

Itanagar, Feb 3 (PTI) Arunachal Pradesh's COVID-19 tally rose to 16,829 on Wednesday as one more person tested positive for the infection, a senior...

We can ask for more funds if needed, there is a provision for it:...

New Delhi, 3 Feb: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday said he is open to asking for more funds from the government if needed...

Williamson hails injury-ravaged India’s ‘truly remarkable’ triumph in Australia

New Delhi, 3 Feb: New Zealand's talismanic captain Kane Williamson has hailed India's "truly remarkable" triumph in Australia, coming in the backdrop of a...

ISL: Mumbai City claw back to beat Kerala Blasters 2-1

Bambolim, 3 Feb: Kerala Blasters squandered a lead once again to go down 1-2 to Mumbai City FC in an Indian Super League match...

I-League: Mohammedan Sporting register fourth straight draw after stalemate against Neroca

Kalyani, 3 Feb: Mohammedan Sporting's woes in front of goal continued as they played out their fourth straight draw in the I-League with a...

My job is to take back seat and help Virat: Rahane

Chennai, 3 Feb: As captain, he was at the forefront of India's epic triumph in Australia, but Ajinkya Rahane would prefer to take a...

Joe Biden signs immigration executive orders to roll back Donald Trump’s ‘zero tolerance’ border...

Washington, 3 Feb (AP): President Joe Biden on Tuesday signed a second spate of orders to undo his predecessor's immigration policies, demonstrating the powers...

Amazon’s billionaire founder Jeff Bezos to step down as CEO; Andy Jassy named successor

New York, Feb 3 (PTI) Jeff Bezos, who founded Amazon as an online bookseller nearly three decades ago, will step down as the CEO...

Japan expresses concern to UK over new Chinese maritime law

Tokyo Feb 3 (AP) Japan's foreign minister and defense minister expressed strong concern to their British counterparts on Wednesday over a new Chinese maritime...

Russia rejects Western criticism over Navalny’s prison term

Moscow, Feb 3 (AP) Russian authorities on Wednesday shrugged off the massive rallies against the jailing of top Kremlin foe Alexei Navalny and rejected...

China steps up vaccine diplomacy as competition with India heats up

  Beijing, Feb 3 (PTI) China on Wednesday said it would provide 10 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine to the global COVAX initiative as it...

Red Cross: 32 killed in motor accident in remote Uganda

Kampala (Uganda), Feb 3 (AP) The Red Cross in Uganda says 32 bodies have been recovered from the scene of a traffic accident involving...

Italy looks to ‘Super Mario’ Draghi to end political crisis

ROME, 3 Feb (AP) — Former European bank chief Mario Draghi agreed Wednesday to try to form a non-political government to steer Italy through...