Protest in Colombo against lynching of Sri Lankan executive in Pakistan

A protest was held outside Pakistan High Commission in Colombo on Sunday by a large crowd, including a group of monks, against the killing of a Sri Lankan national in Sialkot city of Pakistan’s Punjab province. Priyantha Kumara, a Sri Lankan executive of a garment factory was lynched and his body burnt by angry supporters of a hardline Islamist […]

Jaisalmer: Amit Shah participates in BSF’s 57th Raising Day celebrations

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday participated at the Border Security Force (BSF)’s 57th Raising Day celebrations in Rajasthan’s Jaisalmer. The Raising Day event of the BSF is being celebrated at Jaisalmer for the first time. Earlier on Saturday, the Union Home Minister distributed health cards to BSF personnel during his visit at Rohitash Border here along […]

YouTube app rolls out ‘listening controls’ for Android, iOS users

American video streaming giant YouTube has rolled out a ‘listening controls’ feature for YouTube app users on Android and iOS. As per GSM Arena, the feature appears to be exclusive to Premium subscribers for now. To access the controls, a user has to go to the settings menu although some music videos automatically suggest bringing up the controls for users through […]

‘Chinese firms exploiting workers overseas, multiple reports of violations pour in’

Chinese companies are exploiting workers overseas with multiple reports of violations pouring in from areas including Laos, where workers who were hired for construction projects, undertaken six years ago are still waiting for their payments. In its report, The HK Post said that workers in Laos have claimed that they are yet to receive […]

Ind vs NZ, 2ND Test: Ajaz’s historic 10-wicket haul restricts hosts to 325, visitors struggle at 38/6 (Tea, Day-2)

Ajaz Patel scripted history by becoming only the third bowler in the history of Test cricket to bag all 10 wickets in an innings and overshadowed the heroic 150-run knock of Mayank Agarwal here at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on Saturday. Resuming at 285/6 post-lunch, Mayank Agarwal wasted no time and struck a boundary to reach […]

Centre approved more than Rs 1 lakh cr for Uttarakhand’s development in last 5 yrs, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that the Central government has approved more than Rs 1 lakh crores for the development of Uttarakhand in the last 5 years. Addressing an event after inaugurating and laying the foundation stone for multiple projects worth around Rs 18,000 crore in Dehradun said, […]