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Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2024 confirmed for this date. Check details

The launches at the in-person event include the latest Galaxy S Series, the company said.

Samsung's first Galaxy Unpacked event for 2024 will take place this month (Image courtesy: Samsung)
Published on Jan 03, 2024 03:04 PM IST
By, New Delhi

In Lakshadweep, PM accuses previous govts of neglecting border areas, islands

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also inaugurated and laid the foundation stone of projects worth ₹1,156 crore for Lakshadweep.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Lakshadweep's Kavaratti.(X/BJP)
Published on Jan 03, 2024 01:43 PM IST

Sakshi Malik says her mother getting threat calls, Brij Bhushan's 'goons' active

Hundreds of junior wrestlers on Wednesday protested against Sakshi Malik, Vinesh Phogat and Bajrang Punia at Jantar Mantar.

Junior wrestlers on Wednesday protested at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi against Sakshi Malik, Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat
Updated on Jan 03, 2024 01:41 PM IST

Afternoon briefing: What Supreme Court said in Adani verdict, all latest news

A shortlist of the biggest headlines, recommended stories, and a special collection of news events you should check out.

A logo of the Adani Group is seen on a commercial complex.(Bloomberg)
Published on Jan 03, 2024 12:48 PM IST

Gautam Adani says 'Satyameva Jayate' after Supreme Court verdict: 'Grateful'

Truth has prevailed, Gautam Adani tweeted after the Supreme Court upheld the SEBI probe and said there was no need of an SIT.

Gautam Adani tweeted expressing gratitude to people who stood by the Adani Group.
Updated on Jan 03, 2024 02:18 PM IST

Indian-origin family's death mystery solved in US

Police confirm Indian-origin family's death in their Dover mansion in Massachusetts, US was a murder-suicide

Indian couple found dead in their Dover mansion in Massachusetts, US(X/@nikethehat, RickKamal)
Published on Jan 03, 2024 11:23 AM IST

Adani-Hindenburg verdict: No ground to doubt SEBI probe, SC won't interfere

Adani-Hindenburg verdict: The Supreme Court refused to transfer the probe from SEBI to SIT and said SEBI has not been lackadaisical in the investigation.

There will be no SIT to probe into the stock manipulation allegations against Adani Group. SEBI will continue its investigation, the Supreme Court said. (REUTERS)
Updated on Jan 03, 2024 11:44 AM IST

Kejriwal to skip ED summons; calls notice ‘illegal’ in written reply

Kejriwal to skip ED summons; calls notice ‘illegal’ in written reply: Report

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal (PTI)
Published on Jan 03, 2024 09:09 AM IST

Morning briefing: YS Sharmila to join Congress on Jan 4

A shortlist of the biggest headlines, recommended stories, and a special collection of news items you should check out.

YS Sharmila held a meeting with her followers and party leaders at her Lotus Pond residence in Hyderabad on Tuesday. (PTI)
Published on Jan 03, 2024 08:58 AM IST

Hemant Soren's associates raided by ED in ‘illegal’ mining case

Hemant Soren's press advisor Abhishek Prasad is under ED raid in connection with the ‘illegal’ mining case probe in Jharkhand.

Hemant Soren has skipped all the summons sent to him so far by the ED in the alleged money laundering case.(PTI)
Updated on Jan 03, 2024 09:22 AM IST

YS Sharmila in Delhi ahead of merger with Cong. 10 things to know about her

When Jagan was in jail in 2012, Sharmila took over YSRC, held fast, padyatra in Andhra Pradesh (undivided).

YS Sharmila with her husband and two children.
Updated on Jan 03, 2024 08:31 AM IST

Massive fire at factory in Delhi's Bawana, no injuries reported

The fire incident was reported at a factory in Sector-3 near Sai Dharam Kaanta in Bawana industrial area at around 1.40 am.

A total of 25 fire tenders rushed to the spot.
Published on Jan 03, 2024 08:08 AM IST

Man found dead inside plane engine at US airport

Kyler Efinger, of Park City, was found unconscious inside an engine mounted to the wing of a commercial aircraft.

Image for representation.(AP)
Published on Jan 03, 2024 07:50 AM IST

Japan earthquake toll rises to 62, rescuers battle aftershocks, poor weather

Japan earthquake: Over 20 people are reported to be seriously injured. Many are still feared trapped under collapsed buildings.

Firefighters inspect collapsed wooden houses in Wajima, Ishikawa prefecture on January 2, 2024.(AFP)
Updated on Jan 03, 2024 08:55 AM IST

Collector's 'aukat' remark at truck driver viral. He admits he was harsh

The truck driver replied it was for this ‘aukat’ that they have been fighting as the discussion with the district collector in Madhya Pradesh became heated.

The district collector said to the driver,
Updated on Jan 03, 2024 06:21 AM IST

Cong MP slams Jaishankar for ‘Nehru-bashing’, claims he made ‘parikramas for…’

External affairs minister S Jaishankar has hit out at the romanticism of the Nehruvian era with China.

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar.(PTI)
Published on Jan 03, 2024 06:15 AM IST

Zomato hikes platform fee to 4 from January 1: Report

On New Year's Eve, the platform fees were reported to have been temporarily increased to as much as ₹9 per order in specific markets.

On Sunday, December 31, Zomato experienced an unprecedented surge in order volume during New Year's Eve, surpassing all-time highs. (Reuters)
Published on Jan 02, 2024 11:11 PM IST

D-Mart's RK Damani buys 2.22 lakh shares of this company, raises stake by 1.44%

The billionaire now owns 32.14% stake in VST Industries, a Hyderabad-based manufacturer of cigarettes.

Radhakishan Damani (File Photo)
Published on Jan 02, 2024 11:09 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Schools for nursery till Class 8 closed in Noida till January 6

The order is directed at private schools where classes are still functioning. All the government schools were observing winter break till Jan 14.

According to a notification by the Gautambuddha Nagar administration, all schools affiiliated to their respective boards will remain shut and have been asked to strictly follow orders. (Representational HT Photo)
Updated on Jan 03, 2024 04:48 AM IST

Apple's stock nightmare in the beginning of 2024, may lose $90bn from market cap

Since early last year, Apple has been grappling with a demand slowdown, with its performance in China being worrisome following the revival of local Huawei.

Apple CEO Tim Cook.(AP file)
Published on Jan 02, 2024 10:46 PM IST

‘New laws not in force’, says Centre after meeting with transport workers body

Truckers have been protesting countrywide against a recently enacted law that imposes more severe penalties for hit-and-run incidents.

Trucks are parked on a highway amid 'rasta roko' protest by truck drivers. (PTI)
Updated on Jan 02, 2024 10:37 PM IST

In 2023, over 2.6 lakh employees laid off globally. Check India's position

The United States alone accounted for about 70% (1.79 lakh) of these job cuts.

Representational Image
Published on Jan 02, 2024 09:54 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Akasa Air to close order for 150 Boeing 737 MAX planes: Report

Akasa Air deal: The contract negotiations are underway and a deal is expected to be announced at the Wings India event scheduled to be held from January 18-21

A file photo of an Akasa Air passenger aircraft taxis on the tarmac at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai.(Reuters file)
Updated on Jan 02, 2024 09:26 PM IST

Adani-Hindenburg case: SC to deliver verdict today on pleas seeking probe

In January last year, US-based firm Hindenburg in a report had alleged brazen ‘accounting fraud’ and ‘stock manipulation’ by the Adani Group.

The Supreme Court on Wednesday will deliver its judgment on a batch of petitions seeking court-monitored probe into allegations made by US-based firm Hindenburg Research against the Adani Group(Sonu Mehta/HT File PHOTO)
Updated on Jan 03, 2024 02:58 AM IST

At 35.65 MMT, Adani Ports sees 42% rise in cargo volume handling

Also, the company handled 311 MMT cargo from January to September 2023, a record for the Adani Group subsidiary.

A general view of a container terminal is seen at Mundra Port, one of the ports handled by India's Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd, in the western Indian state of Gujarat. (REUTERS)
Published on Jan 02, 2024 08:46 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Delhi sells record 24 lakh liquor bottles on New Year's eve

Notably, the highest single-day sales during December 2023 were observed on December 31, surpassing the figures recorded on the same date in the previous year

Throughout December 2023, daily liquor bottle sales consistently exceeded 10 lakhs. (File)
Published on Jan 02, 2024 08:45 PM IST

Budget 2024: Here are the most common FAQs on Union Budget

Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will table the budget on February 1.

Nirmala Sitharaman, Union minister for finance and corporate affairs along with the ministers of state for finance, Pankaj Chaudhary and Dr. Bhagwat Kishanrao Karad and the senior officials arrived at Parliament ahead of presenting the Union Budget 2023-24 in New Delhi, India, on Tuesday. (Hindustan Times)
Published on Jan 02, 2024 07:48 PM IST
By, New Delhi

‘Strengthen counter-terrorism ops, eliminate terror ecosystem in J&K’: Shah

Union home minister Amit Shah on Tuesday reviewed the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir.

Union Home Minister Amit Shah chairs a high-level meeting with Jammu and Kashmir LG Manoj Sinha, in New Delhi. Chief of Army Staff General Manoj Pande and NSA Ajit Doval are also seen.(PTI)
Updated on Jan 02, 2024 08:29 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi's jibe over truck drivers protest; SC on DMK’s anti-NEET campaign

A shortlist of the biggest headlines, recommended stories, and a special collection of news events you should check out.

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi
Published on Jan 02, 2024 06:48 PM IST
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