Two youths convert a Mumbai local train compartment into a dining area

Chandigarh, November 20 In Mumbai, where local trains are an indispensable mode of transportation for many visitors and commuters alike, two enterprising youths introduced a distinctive dining experience on wheels.Through their Instagram account, Aryan Kataria and Sarthak Sachdeva gave the public a peek into their creative endeavour, which attracted a lot of interest. The two carefully thought out every step …

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Stock markets recover after 2-day decline; banking, metal shares shine

Mumbai, November 21 Benchmark stock indices rebounded on Tuesday after two days of decline following buying in metal, banking and energy shares and a bullish trend in the US markets. The 30-share BSE Sensex climbed 275.62 points or 0.42 per cent to settle at 65,930.77. During the day, it jumped 427.21 points or 0.65 per cent to 66,082.36. The broader …

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Arijit Singh’s ‘In raahon mein’ from ‘The Archies’ is vibrant ode to 1960’s classic rock

Mumbai, November 21 Singer Arijit Singh’s latest song for ‘The Archies’ titled ‘In Raahon Mein’ has finally dropped, and it is one great ode to 1960’s classic rock ‘n’ roll while also really channeling the vibrant energy of teenage friendships. Very retro, the song fuses the 1960’s rock music with the sensibilities of Bollywood music, creating a new sound altogether. …

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Avoid sensationalising Uttarakhand tunnel rescue operations, government tells TV channels

New Delhi, November 21 The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Tuesday issued an advisory to television channels asking them to refrain from sensationalising the ongoing rescue operation under way at Silkyara, Uttarakhand, and undertaking any live posts and videos from close proximity of the tunnel site where the rescue operations are under way. The two-page advisory asks the channels …

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HI names 34-member core probable group for national women’s coaching camp

Bengaluru, November 21 Hockey India on Monday named a 34-member core probable group for the senior women’s national coaching camp to be held here from November 22 to December 10. India are scheduled to take part in the five-nation tournament in Valencia between December 15 and December 22. Besides India, Ireland, Germany, Belgium, and hosts Spain are the other teams. …

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India’s GDP growth to fall to 6.2% in FY24: Goldman Sachs

New Delhi, November 20 India is likely to record a GDP growth of 6.2% in the current fiscal (2023-24), which will increase to 6.5% in the next 2024-25 fiscal, said American brokerage Goldman Sachs on Monday. Its expectation for the current fiscal is in line with the projections made by other credit rating agencies and multilateral banks. However, it is …

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Virat Kohli says goodbye to long-standing manager Bunty Sajdeh after World Cup final

Chandigarh, November 21 Indian batter Virat Kohli and his long-standing manager, Bunty Sajdeh, have reportedly parted ways after years of close association. Kohli was one of the earliest clients of Bunty’s talent management company Cornerstone. “Yes, Kohli and Bunty have parted ways after a very long and successful partnership. Over the years, there are a lot of other cricketers who’ve …

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ASEAN wants ‘stronger’ relationship with India: Secretary-General Kao

Jakarta, November 21 ASEAN wants a ‘stronger’ relationship with India, Secretary-General Dr Kao Kim Hourn of the 10-member bloc of the Southeast Asian countries has said while noting that the free trade pact between the two sides is under review. On Monday evening, Dr Kao noted the huge trade and investment potential between the two sides given the size of …

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Rescuers release first video of workers trapped in collapsed Uttarakhand tunnel

Uttarkashi (U’khand), November 21 Rescuers on Tuesday released the first video of the workers trapped in the Silkyara tunnel here for 10 days. The visuals were captured using an endoscopic camera sent in through the 6-inch food pipeline. In the video, the workers, wearing yellow and white helmets, are seen receiving food items sent to them through the pipeline and …

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Arijit Singh wows Dubai audiences

Playback singer Arijit Singh’s recent performance in Dubai left audiences wowed, as he dished out the track In Raahon Mein from The Archies, before the song’s release where he brought the flair of classic rock. The live-action musical by Zoya Akhtar of the popular American comic book series of the same name is something that has been in the making …

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India welcomes efforts for humanitarian pauses in Israel-Hamas conflict

United Nations, November 21 India has welcomed efforts for humanitarian pauses in the Israel-Hamas conflict as well as efforts by the international community aimed at de-escalation and delivery of urgent humanitarian assistance to the people of Palestine. Speaking at the informal meeting of the plenary in the UN General Assembly on a briefing on the humanitarian situation in the Gaza …

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Dense fog disrupts flight operations in Srinagar

Srinagar, November 21 Cold wave intensified in Kashmir as the minimum temperature dipped below freezing point even as dense fog disrupted flight operations at the Srinagar international airport early Tuesday. Shopian in south Kashmir was the coldest recorded place in the valley as the minimum settled at minus 3.9 degrees Celsius, while Srinagar city recorded a low of minus 1.2 …

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