Business

US Tells India to Cut Tariffs as Trade Friction Heats up

Donald Trump has already called out India for its duties on Harley-Davidson motorbikes, and this month PM Narendra Modi ordered them cut to 50 percent from 75 percent for high-end bikes.

Nation

SC Seeks Delhi Police's Reply on Plea for SIT Probe Into Sunanda Pushkar's Death

A bench led by Justice Arun Mishra agreed to hear Swamy's PIL and issued a notice to the Delhi Police. The court, however, made it clear that the issue of maintainability of Swamy's petition is being kept open.

Nation

Locals Tie Up, Thrash Tribal to Death for 'Theft'; Click Selfies During Assault

Images uploaded on social media show locals clicking selfies and harassing the tribal man.

Mumbai

Complaint against Papon for kissing minor contestant of reality show

However, the child’s father termed the incident “a moment of affection” saying the singer is a “father figure” to his daughter.

Politics

Want to Smear Rahul Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal in 'Modi Rang', Says Manoj Tiwari

Manoj Tiwari, who made a place for himself in showbiz before entering politics, also said he wants to see Congress President Rahul Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal getting in sync with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ideology.

Technology

Snapchat Loses $1.3 Billion in Market Value Post Kylie Jenner's Tweet

Snap Inc.'s shares fell by over six percent in Thursday trading, a loss of about $1.3 billion in market capitalization.

Nation

PNB fraud: Priyanka Chopra terminates contract with Nirav Modi brand

At the time of the appointment as an ambassador, she had said: “My association with Nirav Modi is like a meeting of minds in many ways. We are both fiercely proud of our heritage and are united by the idea of bringing a modern India to the global fo

Cricket

Australia's Chris Lynn's Hopes of Playing IPL 2018 Get Boost

Australia's explosive Twenty20 batsman Chris Lynn does not need shoulder surgery, reports said Friday, boosting his chance of taking up a lucrative Indian Premier League contract.

Movies

Mahira Khan Comes Out in Support of Javed Sheikh Over Kissing Controversy

A few people didn't like the way she accepted the award from the veteran actor. Many felt that the kissing gesture by the actor was inappropriate.

Technology

Huawei to Showcase World's First Smartphone-Driven Car: Report

In a video released by the China-based technology giant, the driverless Porsche Panamera is controlled by Huawei's flagship "Mate 10 Pro" smartphone that can "understand its surroundings".

Chennai

Toll plaza in Porur under the scanner

A decade after its opening, this facility on Chennai Bypass remains unsafe

Cricket

Why Ganguly couldn't implement Lodha recommendations

Sourav Ganguly and Saurashtra CA boss Madhukar Worah has written to the BCCI about some practical difficulties in amending the constitution of state associations and incorporate all Lodha-recommended reforms.

Football

Portuguese Footballer Charged With Attempted Murder And Kidnapping

Villarreal's Portuguese defender Ruben Semedo was Thursday charged with attempted murder and kidnapping, a Spanish justice spokesman said.

Chennai

Porur flyover plagued by unauthorised parking

Fencing the space below the facility will put an end to this problem

Nation

Singer Papon Accused of Sexually Abusing Minor in Reality Show

Supreme Court lawyer Runa Bhuyan has requested NCPCR to initiate an inquiry against the singer, Angarag Papon Mahanta, and said minor girls are unsafe while participating in such reality television shows.

Load time: 0.8977 seconds