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New head of Indian space agency’s ‘biggest challenge’ will be human spaceflight

Home News Spaceflight India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle launches from Sriharikota. (Image credit: IANS/ISRO) The new head of the India Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has an ambitious agenda to put human spaceflight back on track, according to media reports.Shri. Somanath assumed the helm of the agency on Friday (Jan. 14) as ISRO works to help…

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Indian Prime

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Twitter Account Gets Hacked

Narendra Modi. (Photographer: T. Narayan/Bloomberg)10:09 AM IST, 12 Dec 202112:53 PM IST, 12 Dec 202110:09 AM IST, 12 Dec 202112:53 PM IST, 12 Dec 2021Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Twitter handle was “very briefly compromised”, his office said on early Sunday morning, adding that the account has been restored shortly after. The account using the handle…

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Indian movies

5 new Indian movies and series to watch on OTT platforms this weekend

Home News Entertainment (Image credit: SonyLIV) First things first. Superstar Rajnikanth’s Annatthe is streaming on Netflix. We are not making it part of our weekly list. For, a Thalaivar film, even one panned by everyone, would be watched. It requires no special recommendation.Now that the primary part is done, we will get down to the…

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Indian privatise

Indian govt aims to privatise 5-6 state-owned companies in 2021/22

A private security guard stands in front of the regional head office of oil refiner Bharat Petroleum Corp (BPCL) in Kolkata, India, November 28, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri/File PhotoNEW DELHI, Nov 17 (Reuters) – India’s government is aiming to complete the privatisation of five to six state-owned companies, including Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL.NS), in…

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Indian movies

5 Indian movies and series to watch this weekend on OTT platforms

Home News Entertainment (Image credit: Aha) So what do have for our weekly list of Indian offerings on the various streaming platforms? It is going to be a true mixed bag. For, we have fare from every possible genre.We have a horror comedy from Tamil in the form of Aranmanai 3. There is a Telugu…

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Indian Supreme

Indian Supreme Court orders inquiry into state’s use of Pegasus spyware

India’s supreme court has ordered an inquiry by an independent committee into the question of whether the government used Pegasus surveillance software for illegal spying.For the domestic opposition, civil rights activists and the journalists who have been demanding such an inquiry in the face of stonewalling by the government, Wednesday’s ruling came as a victory.The…

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Indian Wells

Indian Wells Tennis 2021 Results: Women’s Finals and Men’s Semifinals Preview

The men’s semifinals and women’s finals matchups at the BNP Paribas Open from Indian Wells, California, are set after play concluded on Friday. True to form,…

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Indian Wells

Indian Wells Tennis Women’s Semifinals 2021 Results, Updated Finals Schedule

Victoria Azarenka will go for her third title at Indian Wells in the women’s singles final on Sunday. Azarenka reached the championship match in thrilling fashion, as she rebounded from a set down against Jelena Ostapenko…

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Indian police

Indian police probe murder at farmers’ protest site, detain suspect

Mumbai, Oct 16 (Reuters) – Police investigating the killing of a Sikh man at the site of an ongoing farmers’ protest in New Delhi said on Saturday they had arrested a suspect from a Sikh warrior sect, after the mutilated body was found strung up on a police barricade.The 35-year-old victim was beaten to death…

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Indian Wells

Indian Wells Tennis 2021: Grigor Dimitrov Advances, Angelique Kerber Upset

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