India reports record 145,384 COVID-19 infections in a day

MUMBAI: India reported a record 145,384 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday as the country grappled with an overwhelming second-wave of infections. A five-month high 794 deaths brought the toll to 168,436, health ministry data showed, as the pandemic forced the

Indian TV actor Sameer Sharma commits suicide

MUMBAI: Indian Television actor Sameer Sharma on Wednesday night committed suicide in his apartment. According to details, the 44-year old actor was found dead in his Malad apartment situated in Mumbai. The actor, best known for his role in the

Cyclone ‘Nisarga’ stikes Indian city of Mumbai

MUMBAI: A cyclone named ‘Nisarga’ has struck India’s west coast after intensifying on its approach to Mumbai city. The cyclone began making landfall about 100km south of Mumbai. ‘Nisarga’ has come barely two weeks after Cyclone Amphan struck, devastating parts

Gul Makai: A biopic on Malala Yousufzai gets first trailer

MUMBAI: Since 2017, a biopic on Malala Yousafzai has been in the works and people have now got the first trailer before its release on January 31 at the end of this month. The makers have released their upcoming film

Indian IPS officer resigns to protest against Citizenship Bill

INDIA: An Indian Police Service officer on Wednesday announced his decision to quit government service in protests against controversial Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) issued by the New Delhi’s parliament.  Abdur Rahman, who is currently posted in Mumbai, announced his resignation