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Donald Trump, Melania undergo Covid-19 test after top aide tests positive for coronavirus

US President Donald Trump on Friday said he and first lady Melania Trump have undergone a Covid-19 test after a top aide he spent substantial time with this week tested positive for the infection. US President Donald Trump, First lady Melania Trump (Photo: Reuters) US President Donald Trump on Friday said he and first lady […]


Signs of rebound? GST, fuel & power use, freight traffic rise

NEW DELHI: Goods and services tax (GST) collections grew 4% to Rs 95,000 crore in September—the first rise after six months of decline—indicating a recovery in economic activity. While it is still lower than the pre-Covid monthly average, the latest numbers show a recovery in collections from domestic sales and imports. “During September, the revenues […]


WhatsApp Will Let You Mute An Annoying Contact Or Group Forever, And We Say A Big Thank You

It is pretty annoying when you have hyper-active groups and some equally hyper-active individuals in your WhatsApp contacts. Till now you could have muted groups and contacts for up to a year at a time. But time flies. And it can be plainly annoying to repeat the process for habitual offenders, particularly if there are […]


Miami Marlins sweep Chicago Cubs, now 7-0 all time in playoff series

CHICAGO — The Miami Marlins didn’t need a hand from a fan at Wrigley Field to knock the Chicago Cubs out of the playoffs this time. The Marlins did just fine on their own, and they showed they’re hardly bottom feeders. Garrett Cooper homered against Yu Darvish in a two-run seventh, hard-throwing rookie Sixto Sanchez […]


I will discuss with the coach about the additional bowler: Rahul | IPL-13: राहुल ने कहा- अतिरिक्त गेंदबाज को लेकर कोच से चर्चा करूंगा

डिजिटल डेस्क, अबू धाबी। किंग्स इलेवन पंजाब के कप्तान लोकेश राहुल ने गुरुवार को कहा कि वह टीम प्रबंधन के साथ अतिरिक्त गेंदबाजो को खेलने को लेकर चर्चा करेंगे। राहुल ने यह बयान मुंबई इंडियंस के खिलाफ गुरुवार को मिली 48 रनों से हार के बाद दिया है। राहुल ने कहा, मैं यह नहीं कहूंगा कि […]

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I Think I’m Doing Very Well

Donald Trump will be admitted to a military hospital for COVID-19 treatment. (File) Washington: US President Donald Trump said Friday he believes he is “doing very well,” in his first public comments since announcing he had tested positive for Covid-19. “I want to thank everybody for the tremendous support,” Trump said in a short video […]


September Jobs Report Shows Slowdown in Recovery

Here’s what you need to know: Latest change Data delayed at least 15 minutes Investors were rattled Friday by the news that President Trump and the first lady had tested positive for the coronavirus. The development, throwing the nation’s leadership into uncertainty, comes 32 days before an election that already has investors on edge. On […]


Los Angeles Kings fire mascot performer facing sexual harassment suit

The Los Angeles Kings have terminated the contract of Tim Smith, who portrays their mascot, Bailey the lion, following a sexual harassment lawsuit filed during the summer by a former member of the Kings Ice Crew. “We are not in a position to provide further details or comments on this matter due to pending litigation,” […]

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Ex-AP, Baltimore Sun Reporter Erika Niedowski Dies At 46

PROVIDENCE, R.I.: Erika Niedowski, a former journalist for The Associated Press and a Pulitzer Prize finalist for The Baltimore Sun, died Friday after a brief and sudden illness. She was 46. Niedowski’s longtime partner, Patrick Laverty, said she died after being hospitalized with flu-like symptoms that were not COVID-19-related. Born Oct. 4, 1973, Niedowski grew […]


RBI approves appointment of CoD to run Dhanlaxmi Bank till appointment of CEO

NEW DELHI: Dhanlaxmi Bank on Thursday said that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has approved a three-member interim committee of directors, headed by G Subramonia Iyer, to run the private sector bank after the shareholders voted out its MD and CEO Sunil Gurbaxani. The shareholders rejected the resolution for appointment of Gurbaxani as MD […]