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Hamilton takes pole with record-breaking lap in Bahrain
Bahrain, Nov 28 (IANS) Even as newly-crowned seven-time champion Lewis Hamilton claimed pole position for Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix with a superb record-breaking lap on Saturday, Max Verstappen hinted he could be a thorn in the side of Mercedes in Bahrain in final practice. But when it mattered the Silver Arrows came to the fore, with Hamilton dominating every segment of qualifying to take a stunning pole position.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Bahrain,Sports,Motorsports
Canadian singer Johnny Orlando begins virtual world tour in India
Toronto, Nov 28 (IANS) Canadian pop star Johnny Orlando kicked off his 13-day virtual world tour in India on Saturday.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Canada,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Canadian singer Johnny Orlando begins virtual world tour of India
Toronto, Nov 28 (IANS) Canadian pop star Johnny Orlando kicked off his 13-day virtual tour of India on Saturday.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Canada,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Secular activists place 7 demands before Bangladesh govt
Dhaka, Nov 28 (IANS) With the slogan "Pakistan lovers go back to Pakistan, leave former Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's Bangladesh! Bangladesh is not for you, the Radical and Communal people," the Movement for Bangladesh Liberation War 1971 - Muktijuddho Mancha - placed 7 demands before Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's government on Saturday.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Bangladesh,National
Former Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh dies at 46
San Francisco, Nov 28 (IANS) Tony Hsieh, the former CEO of Las Vegas-based online shoe retailer Zappos, died at the age of 46, sending shock waves in the middle of the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Black Friday in-store shopping drops amid pandemic
New York, Nov 28 (IANS) Christina, a 74-year-old woman, only spent about five minutes buying a toaster oven at Macy's flagship store in New York city on Black Friday morning.
2020-11-28
Category: International, United States,Technology
Apple patents new MacBook Touch Bar with Force Touch technology
San Francisco, Nov 28 (IANS) Apple is reportedly planning to add Force Touch sensors to the OLED Touch Bar on a future MacBook Pro.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Sydney Thunder win Women's Big Bash League for second time
Sydney, Nov 28 (IANS) Sydney Thunder won the Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) title after five years, beating favourites Melbourne Stars by seven wickets at the North Sydney Oval on Saturday. They first won the title in 2015.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Climate change having uneven impact on world's arid regions
London, Nov 28 (IANS) While climate change and rising global temperatures are leading to decline in vegetation in arid regions of the world's poorest countries, the situation appears to be better in wealthier countries, says a study.
2020-11-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Environment/Wildlife
India have little time to recover, find the right mix (Preview 2nd ODI)
Sydney, Nov 28 (IANS) India have just one day to rebound and recover from the psychological blow that Australia inflicted on them by winning the first One-day International after setting their highest-ever total in the 50-over format against India in Friday's game at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Huawei to use liquid lens in its flagship phones: Report
Beijing, Nov 28 (IANS) Chinese smartphone maker Huawei is reportedly in the final stage of testing the liquid lens for flagship phones which is supposed to largely improve image stabilization and focus times.
2020-11-28
Category: International, China,Technology
Smartphones with over 6-inch display selling more: Study
San Francisco, Nov 28 (IANS) Size does matter when it comes to smartphones as new research suggests that consumers the world over have shown preference for mobiles with over six-inch display.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Khamenei calls for 'punishment' of scientist's murderers
Tehran, Nov 28 (IANS) Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Saturday called for the "punishment" of the ones involved in the assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, the country's top nuclear scientist.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Turkey,Politics
Regions of brain where serotonin promotes patience identified
Tokyo, Nov 28 (IANS) Researchers have identified specific areas of the brain that individually promote patience through the action of serotonin, a chemical that the body produces.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Japan,Science/Tech,Health/Medicine
Belarusian Prez hints he may quit
Minsk, Nov 28 (IANS) After months of unrest following his disputed re-election in August, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has hinted that he may step down after being in power for 26 years, the media reported.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Belarus,Politics
This galaxy surviving a black hole's feast
Washington, Nov 28 (IANS) Researchers have discovered a galaxy that has been managing to survive a black hole's hunger by continuing to birth new stars, about 100 Sun-sized stars a year.
2020-11-28
Category: International, United States,Science/Tech
I apologised to KL Rahul: Glenn Maxwell
Sydney, Nov 28 (IANS) Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell, who hammered a 19-ball 45 against India in the first One-day International against India at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) on Friday jokingly tweeted that he apologised to his Kings XI Punjab skipper KL Rahul after his quickfire innings drove his side to a match-winning total of 374 runs in 50 overs.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Trump lashes out at reporter over election query
Washington, Nov 28 (IANS) US President Donald Trump lashed out at a reporter and called him "lightweight" after the latter questioned the President over the November 3 election outcome which has projected Democrat Joe Biden as the winner.
2020-11-28
Category: International, United States,Politics
Shahid Afridi dazzles in Lanka Premier League game
Hambantota (Sri Lanka), Nov 28 (IANS) Former Pakistan big-hitting cricketer Shahid Afridi turned back years as he clobbered 58 off 23 balls in a Lanka Premier League game.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Sports,Cricket
Aus vs India: Indian players fined 20 per cent for slow over-rate
Sydney, Nov 28 (IANS) India cricket team players have been fined 20 per cent of their match fee for maintaining a slow over-rate against Australia in the first One-day International (ODI) in Sydney on Friday.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Virat Kohli's challenge on Sunday: Improve ODI average at SCG
Sydney, Nov 28 (IANS) Apart from trying to help India draw level with Australia in the ongoing One-day International (ODI) series, India skipper Virat Kohli faces a personal challenge when his side takes on the hosts in the second game on Sunday.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Taliban intensifies attacks during past week: Afghan govt
Kabul, Nov 28 (IANS) The Afghan Defence Ministry has said that the Taliban has intensified attacks across the country in the past one week.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Terrorism
7 injured in Kabul IED blasts
Kabul, Nov 28 (IANS) At least seven people were injured on Saturday in two separate magnetic IED blasts in Kabul, police in the Afghan capital said.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Terrorism
Aus cricketer Ferguson calls for strict action on slow over rates
Sydney, Nov 28 (IANS) Australia international Callum Ferguson has said that cricket authorities need to enforce strict penalties to get rid of slow over rates from international cricket.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Indian man on tourist visa goes missing in Dubai
Dubai, Nov 28 (IANS) An Indian man as been missing since November 9, a day after he reached Dubai on a tourist visa, according to his relatives in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
2020-11-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Diaspora
Imran reiterates no permission for PDM rallies
Islamabad, Nov 28 (IANS) In the wake of an ongoing second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in Pakistan, Prime Minister Imran Khan has reiterated that his government will not permit the PDM opposition alliance to hold anymore public rallies.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Sinkhole in NYC swallows SUV
New York, Nov 28 (IANS) An unoccupied small utility vehicle (SUV) fell into a giant sinkhole at a residential neighbourhood in New York City's Queens borough, according to a media report.
2020-11-28
Category: International, United States,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
25M couples in India couldn't access contraceptives due to Covid
Geneva, Nov 28 (IANS) The Covid-19 pandemic interrupted contraceptive access for an estimated over 25 million couples in India, said a report by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS).
2020-11-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,National,Human Interest/Society
Brazil's Covid-19 death toll nears 172,000
Brasilia, Nov 28 (IANS) Brazil has reported 514 new fatalities due to the novel coronavirus, raising its total death toll to 171,974.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Brazil,Health/Medicine
Bairstow takes England home in first T20I vs SA
Cape Town, Nov 28 (IANS) England batsman Jonny Bairstow hammered an unbeaten 86 to help England score a come-from-behind win against South Africa in the first T20 International here.
2020-11-28
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Cricket
Mexico's Covid-19 caseload tops 1 million
Mexico, Nov 28 (IANS) Mexico reported 12,081 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, which increased the overall infection tally to 1,090,675, according to the Health Ministry.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Mexico,Health/Medicine
Ex-Honduran Prez stopped at airport over 'bag of cash'
Teguchigalpa, Nov 28 (IANS) Former Honduran President Manuel Zelaya said that he was "unjustly" detained at the airport in the capital city of Tegucigalpa due to $18,000 worth of cash in his bag.
2020-11-28
Category: International, India,Politics
LA County announces new curbs amid surging Covid-19 cases
Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) Health officials in Los Angeles County have issued a new stay-home order urging residents to avoid gatherings due to an out of control surge in the number of new Covid-19 cases.
2020-11-28
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Hobart Hurricanes leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane tests positive
Sydney, Nov 28 (IANS) Nepal's star spinner Sandeep Lamichhane, who will play in the Big Bash League (BBL) for Hobart Hurricanes, has revealed that he has tested positive for Covid-19, less than two weeks before the start of the T20 tournament in Australia.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Gandhi, Churchill statues in UK could be toppled
London, Nov 28 (IANS) There are fears that statues of Winston Churchill and Mahatma Gandhi in the UK could be toppled after both were named in a Welsh government report reviewing historical figures as "complicit" in colonialism and slavery.
2020-11-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,International
New Zealand reports 4 new Covid-19 cases
Wellington, Nov 28 (IANS) New Zealand on Saturday reported four new coronavirus cases in managed isolation, the Ministry of Health said in a statement.
2020-11-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine
Peruvian President calls for national dialogue
Lima, Nov 28 (IANS) Peru's President Francisco Sagasti has called on all social and political sectors to start a process of national dialogue to overcome the socio-economic and political challenges the country is currently facing.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Sweden,Politics
All preparations made for Venezuela legislative elections
Caracas, Nov 28 (IANS) Venezuela's National Electoral Council (CNE) has announced that all preparations have been made for the country's upcoming legislative elections on December 6.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Venezuela,Politics
Thumbs-up next to Maradona's coffin costs funeral workers jobs
Buenos Aires, Nov 28 (IANS) Three funeral home workers were fired after they posed for photos alongside the coffin of Diego Maradona just before his funeral.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Costa Rica,Sports,Football
Over 43k Ethiopians flee into Sudan amid ongoing clashes: UNHCR
Addis Ababa, Nov 28 (IANS) The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has said that more than 43,000 Ethiopians have fled to neighbouring Sudan amid the ongoing clashes between the Ethiopian federal government and insurgents in the country's northern Tigray region.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Ethiopia,Politics
More mass testing stations to open in Liverpool
Liverpool, Nov 28 (IANS) The Liverpool City Council has announced that eight temporary "pop-up" testing sites will be set up during the weekend for people without Covid-19 symptoms as part of a campaign focusing on areas where there has been a relatively low take-up of tests.
2020-11-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Pakistan's tour of NZ under cloud after 7th player tests positive
Christchurch, Nov 28 (IANS) The Pakistan cricket team's tour to New Zealand for three T20 Internationals and two Test matches has come under a cloud with another member of the team testing positive for Covid-19, taking the number of affected players to seven.
2020-11-28
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
ADB approves $300mn loan for macroeconomic stability in Pak
Islamabad, Nov 28 (IANS) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) announced that it has approved a $300 million policy-based loan targeting macroeconomic stability in Pakistan by improving trade.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Iran hails trilateral prisoner swap
Tehran, Nov 28 (IANS) Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi has praised the efforts leading to the liberation of three Iranians imprisoned in Thailand and one Australian-British citizen jailed in Tehran.
2020-11-28
Category: International, Turkey,Politics
East Bengal begin ISL journey with 2-0 loss to Mohun Bagan
Margao, Nov 27 (IANS) East Bengal's Indian Super League (ISL) journey began on Friday with a 2-0 defeat to arch-rivals ATK Mohun Bagan. Roy Krishna's long range strike in the first half put Mohun Bagan ahead while Manvir Singh scored late in the second to all but seal the win for the Mariners.
2020-11-27
Category: International, Zambia,Sports,Football
Google doodle marks Munier Chowdhury's 95th birth anniversary
Dhaka, Nov 27 (IANS) Search giant Google has created a new doodle on its homepage in Bangladesh, celebrating the life of Bangladeshi playwright Munier Chowdhury to mark the 95th anniversary of his birth.
2020-11-27
Category: International, Bangladesh,National
Longest ODI game I have played in: Steve Smith
Sydney, Nov 27 (IANS) Australia batsman Steve Smith, who scored 105 off 66 balls in the first ODI to help Australia beat India, said that Friday's game was the longest that he has played in.
2020-11-27
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Redesigned MacBooks in 2021 to include both Apple Silicon, Intel models: Report
San Francisco, Nov 27 (IANS) The redesigned MacBooks coming in the second half of 2021 will reportedly include models with both Apple Silicon chips and Intel processors.
2020-11-27
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Tesla recalls 870 electric vehicles in China
Beijing, Nov 27 (IANS) Electric car maker Tesla has launched a recall of 870 vehicles in China, citing defective parts that could increase the risk of accidents, China's top quality watchdog said on Friday.
2020-11-27
Category: International, China,Technology
ESA inks deal with Swiss startup for space debris removal
London, Nov 27 (IANS) The European Space Agency (ESA) has signed a 86-million-euros (approximately $103 million) contract with an industrial team led by the Swiss startup ClearSpace SA for safe removal of an inactive object from low Earth orbit.
2020-11-27
Category: International, United Kingdom,Science/Tech