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India13, Aug 2020, 3:15 PM
Bengaluru riots: Congress MLA Zameer blames police; announces Rs 5 lakh each to victims’ families
A day after the Bengaluru violence which resulted in three deaths and many injuries, Congress MLA and former minister BZ Zameer Ahmed Khan, in an exclusive interview with Asianet Newsable, said he will compensate the victims’ families with Rs 5 lakh each, and blamed police inaction for mob violence
Video12, Aug 2020, 5:02 PM
Remembering Vikram Sarabhai, the Father of Indian Space Program
Popularly known as the 'Father of the Indian Space Program', Dr Vikram Sarabhai was born on August 12, 1919. One of the founding fathers of ISRO, Dr Vikram Sarabhai was instrumental in forming India’s future in astronomy. On his 101st birth anniversary, let’s remember this award-winning Indian physicist with these must-know facts.
India12, Aug 2020, 4:32 PM
Asianet Newsable Impact: Faulty streetlights fixed near BBMP head office
After Asianet Newsable highlighted the issue of faulty streetlights in Bengaluru that too in the premises of the BBMP head office, the authorities woke up and fixed them in just a matter of a few days after the report appeared on Asianet Newsable on August 6
India12, Aug 2020, 2:42 PM
Bengaluru violence: Saluting the courage of Asianet Suvarna News team
A 3-member team of Asianet Suvarna News reporters were attacked on Tuesday night after violence sparked in Bengaluru's DJ Halli area over derogratory social media post on Prophet Muhammad. Asianet Suvarna News reporter Pradeep Kagge has been severely injured in the attack and is currently undergoing medical treatment. Meanwhile, reporter Ravi Kumar and cameraman Rudresh escape attack with minor injuries. Asianet Suvarna News was the only Kannada media channel present at spot of the incident, which led to the damange of 2 camera and 2 vans. Here's saluting the courage of our brave team of Asianet Suvarna News.
India12, Aug 2020, 11:37 AM
Exclusive — Bengaluru violence: Police chief Kamal Pant, who was injured, gives updates
In an exclusive interview with Asianet Newsable, Bengaluru Police commissioner Kamal Pant gave updates on Bengaluru violence. In the violence, Pant too was injured along with other police personnel. A mob attacked police station, a MLA's house over a derogatory social media post. So far, three have died
India11, Aug 2020, 1:46 PM
Remembering Khudiram Bose, a revolutionary who was hanged at the age of 18
One of the youngest revolutionaries of the Indian independence struggle, Khudiram Bose was only 18 years old when he was hanged to death for killing three Britishers in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, on August 11, 1908. More than a century later, Bose’s name remains in the shadows. On his 112th death anniversary, here are some must-know facts about India’s youngest revolutionary who died with a smile.
India9, Aug 2020, 6:13 PM
Fusing the trendy Pop Idiom while still retaining the pristine purity of Folk Form
Asianet Newsable caught up with Dr Shailesh Shrivastava who rendered her services as Director and Producer in Asia’s largest National Network Channel Doordarshan, Mumbai for more than three decades
India7, Aug 2020, 10:35 AM
When Rabindranath Tagore Met Albert Einstein
Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore’s contribution to the field of arts, literature, education, philosophy, spirituality and many others remains unmatched. Today on the 79th death anniversary of the Bard of Bengal, we revisit the story of his remarkable meeting with Albert Einstein, one of the most important scientists of the modern world.
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.