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How can Germany qualify for knockout stage at 2022 FIFA World Cup?
short by Anmol Sharma / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
To qualify for the knockout stage at 2022 FIFA World Cup, Germany would first need to beat Costa Rica. This will take them to four points in Group E. They will then qualify for knockouts if Spain beat Japan. However, if Japan beat Spain, Japan and the team having better goal difference between Germany and Spain will advance.
short by Anmol Sharma / 10:53 pm on 28 Nov
What records did Ruturaj Gaikwad break today?
short by Anmol Sharma / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
Maharashtra captain Ruturaj Gaikwad today became the first-ever cricketer to slam seven sixes in an over in a List A cricket match. With his 220*(159) against Uttar Pradesh, he recorded the highest-ever score for Maharashtra in List A cricket. He also slammed the most sixes (16) by a batter in a Vijay Hazare Trophy match.
short by Anmol Sharma / 10:59 pm on 28 Nov
Meta-owned messaging app WhatsApp has denied a report that mobile numbers of approximately 50 crore WhatsApp users have been put on sale by a hacker. "The claim is based on unsubstantiated screenshots. There is no evidence of a 'data leak' from WhatsApp," the app said in a statement. The breach was first reported by Cybernews.
short by Pragya Swastik / 10:45 pm on 28 Nov
Anjan Das, the 45-year-old man killed and chopped into 10 pieces by his 48-year-old wife Poonam and 25-year-old stepson Deepak in Delhi, has another wife and eight children in Bihar, officials said. His other family had no idea about his disappearance for months. Poonam and Deepak killed Anjan and stored his body pieces in a fridge before dumping them.
short by Pragya Swastik / 10:45 pm on 28 Nov
It hurts: 'Major' actor Adivi Sesh on Richa's Galwan tweet
short by Udit Gupta / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
Adivi Sesh, who played the role of martyr Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan in 'Major', has reacted to Richa Chadha's 'Galwan says hi' tweet. "I don't know what she intended...but when I read it at the surface level, it hurts," he said, adding, "Being a public figure, we've a responsibility to not just what we intend but also how it comes across."
short by Udit Gupta / 10:42 pm on 28 Nov
India is moving towards becoming superpower: Akshay Kumar at IFFI
short by Amartya Sharma / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
Actor Akshay Kumar, who attended the closing ceremony of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa, said that India is moving towards becoming a superpower. He further added, "The maximum number of films are made in India. Our films are produced in several languages." The 53rd edition of the film festival began on November 20.
short by Amartya Sharma / 10:44 pm on 28 Nov
I will never leave the film industry for politics again: Chiranjeevi
short by Amartya Sharma / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
Chiranjeevi said he spent 45 years in the film industry, out of which he spent a decade in politics. "For some reason, I had to return to the film industry...The amount of love...in [fans'] hearts remained intact," he added. "I'll never [again] leave the...industry," he stated. He was honoured with Indian Film Personality of the Year at the IFFI 2022.
short by Amartya Sharma / 10:28 pm on 28 Nov
Veteran actress Mumtaz, recalling her first day on the sets of 'Ram Aur Shyam', said she was very nervous as the first shot required her to hit co-star Dilip Kumar. "But he told me I should not worry and hit him hard as we were professionals and we must be absolutely natural," she added. The film was released in 1967.
short by Udit Gupta / 10:54 pm on 28 Nov
Manoj Bajpayee is set to reprise his role from the 1998 film 'Satya' for an upcoming song titled 'Kudi Meri'. The actor took to Instagram to share a poster of the song, and wrote, "Meet Bhiku Mahtre 2.0 soon!" The song will also feature Dhvani Bhanushali and Abhimanyu Dassani. Manoj is currently working on an untitled courtroom drama film.
short by Udit Gupta / 10:47 pm on 28 Nov
Actress Shraddha Kapoor has reportedly been roped in to play the role of Rukhsana Kausar, the girl who killed Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist Abu Osama at her residence in the Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. "Makers...wanted someone who would look like a 20-year-old onscreen to play Rukhsana. Shraddha undoubtedly will do justice to role," a source was quoted as saying.
short by Udit Gupta / 10:38 pm on 28 Nov
Putin trying to weaponise winter in Ukraine: NATO chief
short by Mayukh Debnath / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
Russia will likely continue targeting Ukraine's energy and gas infrastructures, and basic services for the people, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Monday. "Doing that when we enter winter demonstrates that President (Vladimir) Putin is now trying to use...the winter as a weapon of war against Ukraine," Stoltenberg said ahead of a two-day NATO foreign ministers' meeting.
short by Mayukh Debnath / 10:38 pm on 28 Nov
England attacker Jack Grealish has described Lionel Messi as "unbelievable" after the Argentina captain helped his team win 2-0 against Mexico at FIFA World Cup 2022. "He just showed what he's about in that second half," he said. Messi scored in 64th minute to give Argentina a 1-0 lead. Grealish praised France forward Kylian Mbappe for his brace against Denmark.
short by Anant Kaur / 10:30 pm on 28 Nov
Ex-Australia pacer Brett Lee said India head coach Rahul Dravid and captain Rohit Sharma should shield pacer Arshdeep Singh from an "overdose of advice". "Every man means well but very often, too much advice can be counter-productive," he said. Lee added that he would like to see Arshdeep play domestic cricket which will help him fine-tune his skills.
short by Aditya Nair / 10:21 pm on 28 Nov
Bowlers should eye wickets over saving runs: S Sreesanth
short by Mohammad Anab / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
Ex-India pacer S Sreesanth said that bowlers should look for wickets instead of focusing on saving runs. Talking about the T10 format, the ex-Kerala cricketer said, "The best part about the T10 is that high paced and this platform allows you to show off your skills in front of franchise owners." Sreesanth is the mentor of the Bangla Tigers team.
short by Mohammad Anab / 10:30 pm on 28 Nov
Meta fined $275 million for breaking EU data privacy law
short by Ambarish Awale / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
Ireland's Data Protection Commission fined Meta $275 million for a data breach that led to the personal information of over 500 million Facebook users being leaked online. Irish regulators issued the fine over reports that Facebook had not safeguarded its platform against being "scraped" for information. Meta said in a statement, "Unauthorized data scraping is unacceptable and against our rules."
short by Ambarish Awale / 10:42 pm on 28 Nov
Our diversity is our strength, democracy thrives in it: Om Birla
short by Mohammad Anab / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla said that India's diversity is its strength and democracy thrives because of it. "Our Constitution which is the largest written Constitution in the world has held together India's diversity and democracy on the strength of its commitment to democratic ideals," Birla said. Notably, Birla was addressing the participants of the 36th Parliamentary Internship Programme.
short by Mohammad Anab / 10:55 pm on 28 Nov
Shun 'divide & rule' to win back Gujarat's trust: PM to Congress
short by Aditya Nair / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
PM Narendra Modi said the Congress must shun its "divide and rule" strategy to win back the trust of Gujarat's people. He added that the people of Gujarat are not ready to help those who support "elements wanting to break India". The PM also criticised Rahul Gandhi for walking with 'Narmada Bachao Andolan' activist Medha Patkar during Bharat Jodo Yatra.
short by Aditya Nair / 10:34 pm on 28 Nov
A man was detained by Odisha Police on Monday for attempting to attack Sub-Divisional Judicial Magistrate Pragyan Paramita Pratihari with a knife while court proceedings were ongoing. The accused was detained after he was overpowered by court staff and lawyers following his attack attempt. It is still unclear why the accused, who is a history-sheeter, attacked the magistrate.
short by Ashley Paul / 10:40 pm on 28 Nov
India's 1st private launchpad operated by a space startup inaugurated
short by Anisha Joneja / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
India's first privately designed and operated rocket launchpad was inaugurated at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota by S Somanath, Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). It was designed by space technology startup Agnikul Cosmos and built in collaboration with ISRO. The facility includes a launchpad and a mission control centre separated by a distance of 4 km.
short by Anisha Joneja / 10:31 pm on 28 Nov
Iran releases 76-yr-old Iranian-Austrian prisoner: Report
short by Mayukh Debnath / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
A 76-year-old Iranian-Austrian citizen who was serving a 10-year sentence in Iran has been released from prison on health grounds, the Austria Press Agency (APA) said on Monday. Massud Mossaheb has been given indefinite medical leave, APA reported citing the Austrian Foreign Ministry. He will be required to remain in Iran and report to authorities every other week, APA reported.
short by Mayukh Debnath / 11:01 pm on 28 Nov
Ex-teacher in Germany faces 100 counts of sexual abuse of minors
short by Mayukh Debnath / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
A former teacher in Germany has been charged with nearly 100 counts of sexual abuse of minors, prosecutors confirmed on Monday. The indictment contains 64 charges of abusing children aged below 14 and 35 charges of abusing juveniles aged 14 to 17. The 47-year-old man from Gottingen has reportedly been in pre-trial detention since January.
short by Mayukh Debnath / 10:22 pm on 28 Nov
Jet Airways' creditors and its new owner, Jalan Kalrock Consortium, are deadlocked over a resolution plan to pull the airline out of bankruptcy, Reuters reported. Creditors may reportedly approach aviation ministry to seek approval to liquidate airline's assets if resolution does not emerge during Tuesday's court hearing. The plan is binding upon all involved parties, airline's new owners said.
short by Ambarish Awale / 10:27 pm on 28 Nov
NDTV founder entity transfers shares to Adani Group
short by Ambarish Awale / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
NDTV said an entity backed by its founders had issued shares to a unit of Adani Group, giving Adani control over a 29.18% stake in the news group. The conglomerate is also running an open offer until December 5 to buy as much as 1.676 crore shares, equalling 26% of equity, from NDTV's minority investors.
short by Ambarish Awale / 10:44 pm on 28 Nov
The Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board has imposed a fine of ₹25 lakh on Vivo's manufacturing unit in Greater Noida for violating the rules of Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) Stage III. GRAP Stage III bans all construction activities except those of national need or importance. Vivo was fined for constructing its production unit in Sector 24 of Yamuna Authority.
short by Ambarish Awale / 10:48 pm on 28 Nov
India's GDP growth to be at 5.8% in Q2 FY23: SBI Research
short by Ambarish Awale / on 28 Nov 2022,Monday
Citing a weak manufacturing sector along with the steep margin compression, SBI Research projected GDP growth for Q2 FY23 at 5.8%. In a report on Monday, SBI Research said corporate results, operating profit of companies, excluding banking and financial sector, fell by 14% in Q2FY23, while net sales grew by 28%. Government will release the official numbers on November 30.
short by Ambarish Awale / 10:33 pm on 28 Nov
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