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WORLD6, Aug 2020, 3:07 PM
WHO urges member countries in South-East Asia region to accelerate resumption of disrupted healthcare services
Since the outbreak of COVID-19, repurposing of health workers, cancellation of elective care, closure of outpatient services, insufficient personal protective equipment, and changes in treatment policy have significantly impacted delivery of essential services.
CRICKET5, Aug 2020, 4:20 PM
Exclusive — IPL 2020: CSK’s Deepak Chahar ready for comeback; excited to play under captain MS Dhoni again
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) paceman Deepak Chahar, in an exclusive interview with Asianet Newsable, shared his excitement over his comeback to play IPL 2020 in the UAE and also how it will be for him to see MS Dhoni back in action in the yellow jersey
India5, Aug 2020, 1:12 AM
Ayodhya Ram Mandir Bhoomi Pujan: Advocate for deity encapsulates land dispute case
As Ayodhya gears up for construction of the Ram Mandir, P.V. Yogeswaran, one of the advocates on record for the deity/Ram Lalla, encapsulates the land dispute case. Hailing from a small village, Uppukottai, in Theni district, Tamil Nadu, P.V. Yogeswaran started working on the Ayodhya land dispute case ever since appeals were filed in the Supreme Court challenging the Allahabad HC's September 30, 2010, verdict.
India5, Aug 2020, 12:27 AM
How Ayodhya Land Dispute Case Unfolded Over the Years: A Timeline
As Ayodhya gears up for construction of the Ram Mandir, here’s a look at how the events unfolded in one of India’s longest running legal cases - the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute.
Weird News4, Aug 2020, 7:23 PM
Tantrik throws woman on bed as part of 'exorcism'; victim succumbs to head injury
A belief among a family of Karimnagar in Telangana that a sick woman was possessed and their decision to take her to a tantrik led to the woman's death.
India4, Aug 2020, 3:03 PM
Remembering Kishore Kumar: 7 Fascinating Trivia About The Legendary Singer
There are singers and then there is the legendary Kishore Kumar, who made madness fashionable and left behind an unmatched legacy. Although an unschooled singer, Kishore Da was a true master, especially when it came to making a song alive. Today on Kishore Kumar’s 91st birthday, we share some fascinating trivia about the legendary singer.
India3, Aug 2020, 12:21 PM
Happy Birthday Sunil Chhetri: Revisiting 5 memorable moments
There’s no doubt that Sunil Chhetri is the greatest Indian football player of this generation. Popularly known as Captain Fantastic, he is both the most-capped player and all-time top goalscorer for the Indian national team, with 72 goals in 115 appearances. This feat helped him surpass Argentine superstar Lionel Messi to become 2nd highest active goal scorer; just behind Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo. Today as Sunil Chhetri, who’s also the captain of ISL team Bengaluru FC, turns 36, we take a look at five memorable moments from his stint with the national team.
India2, Aug 2020, 2:48 PM
Remembering Pingali Venkayya, the architect of India's national flag
While millions of Indians look up to the tricolour with pride and patriotism, very less is known about the man who designed our national flag – Pingali Venkayya. Born on August 2, 1876 in Machilipatnam, Andhra Pradesh, Pingali Venkayya was a Gandhian ideologist, a linguist, geolist and a writer. On his 144th birth anniversary, let’s take a look at some lesser-known facts about the man who designed India’s national flag.
Entertainment2, Aug 2020, 1:42 PM
Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt love story: Here is what 'didi' Kareena Kapoor thinks about cousin's lover
Kareena Kapoor recently spoke highly of her cousin Ranbir Kapoor's girlfriend Alia Bhatt
India31, Jul 2020, 5:13 PM
Shekhar Suman: Sushant Singh Rajput A Victim Of Underworld-Like Mob in Bollywood
In an exclusive interview to Asianet Newsable, actor Shekhar Suman rejects suicide theory surrounding Sushant Singh Rajput's death and says Bollywood is a dangerous place to be in, warning people of a mob in the film fraternity that operates like the underworld. Watch the interview for more.
Entertainment30, Jul 2020, 3:14 PM
Remembering Mohammed Rafi: The velvet voice continues to reign the music world
Asianet Newsable caught up with several celebrities including Rafi’s son Shahid Rafi, music maestros Kalyanji, Pyarelal, singers Udit Narayan, Aroon Bakshi and many others to share their memories with the golden voice of the silver screen on his 40th death anniversary (July 31).
India29, Jul 2020, 2:31 PM
Rafale Fighter Jets Will Force Enemy To Think Hard, Says Abhijit Iyer-Mitra
The first batch of the French Rafale fighter jets touched down at Haryana’s Amala on July 29 after covering a distance of nearly 7,000 km to join the Indian Air Force fleet. These jets, which are India’s first major acquisition of fighter planes in over 2 decades, will introduce new capabilities in IAF's fighter fleet that will be unrivalled in the region. We asked Defence and Foreign Policy analyst Abhijit Iyer-Mitra if the induction of this omnirole fighter sends a strong message to China and Pakistan about India’s air power and defence preparedness and here’s what he had to say.
India28, Jul 2020, 8:48 PM
Rafale Fighter Jets A Game-Changer For IAF, Says Air Marshal Anil Chopra
The first batch of the much-awaited Rafale fighter jets took off from France on July 27 and are enroute to India. The distance covered by them is close to 7,000 kms, and will require air-to-air refueling. The aircraft will be inducted at Air Force Station Ambala on July 29, subject to weather and the final induction ceremony will take place in the second half of August. We spoke to Air Marshal Anil Chopra (retired), an Indian Air Force (IAF) test pilot and a pioneer of the Mirage-2000 fleet, and here’s what he had to say on the five Rafale fighter jets that are on their way to India.
India28, Jul 2020, 8:35 PM
Newsable Impact – Bengaluru Traffic Police clear live wire which posed threat to pedestrians, motorists
Hanging live wire posed a threat to motorists who were taking the Domlur flyover in Bengaluru. Hours after Asianet Newsable highlighted the issue, police swung into action.