Yamaha R1 owner arrested after hitting 299 kmph in Bengaluru, bike seized

The temptation to hit top speed in a car or a two-wheeler can get one into trouble. If not, sharing a video of such traffic violation will certainly spell trouble. Recently, a biker realised the truth the hard way.The biker shared a video of himself riding a 1000cc motorcycle at break-neck speed on one of Bengaluru's...

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Groom Dead, 111 Guests Test Positive For COVID-19 After Wedding In Bihar

More than 100 people who attended a wedding in Bihar on June 15 have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, in an incident being widely described as yet another example of community transmission. Samples from the bridegroom, who died a day after the wedding, have yet to be tested.111 guests attended...

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Missing person in Delhi tests positive on arrival in Goa, goes missing again

Goa police was left stumped when their search for a man, absconding after testing positive for coronavirus upon his arrival from Delhi, led them to the discovery that he was also registered as a missing person in the national capital.The man, who upon arrival in Goa gave a “very vague address” which...

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Coronavirus in India: Shocking video of a hungry man eating a dead dog’s carcass on the road sparks outrage

Indian citizen Pradhuman Singh Naruka, driving on a Rajasthan highway, was in shock as he tilted his camera from his car towards a man on the road devouring a dead dog's carcass. The incident has once again highlighted how hunger and poverty is ravaging India amidst the coronavirus lockdown.“This man is eating...

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Teachers, Techie Who Made 1 Lakh Turn MGNREGA Labourers Amid Pandemic

Chiranjeevi and his wife Padma set off early morning on their bike to their work site. Both were till recently teachers. Chiranjeevi holds a postgraduate degree and also a BEd degree that made him a social studies teacher 12 years ago. Padma holds an MBA degree and was working as a primary school teacher.The...

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Unlock iPhone With Face Mask Seamlessly After New Update: iOS 13.5 Release Imminent

iOS 13.5 update is now in final developer testing stage, and will also bring Apple’s Exposure Notification API for Covid-19 contact tracing apps.iOS 13.5 update for iPhones is reportedly set to to roll out for all users soon, bringing a much needed update that makes it easier for iPhone users to unlock...

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Sanjay Kumar: As India battles Covid, class divide is growing

Bringing back lakhs of migrant workers home is a herculean task, and the government must be complimented for that.Ever since Independence, we have known of our states, districts, blocks and panchayats as different administrative units to facilitate the smooth governance of our country.In our battle against...

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Man sets off on foot from Mumbai for Bihar amid lockdown. Gets home in 27 days

Soon after the Maharashtra government announced shutdown of workplaces from March 21 to check the spread of Covid-29, Harivansh Choudhary set off on foot from Mumbai, not knowing that it would take him 27 days to reach his village.A native of Darbhanga district in Bihar, the 32-year-old was employed...

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Indore Man Drives His Porsche Without Mask Amid Lockdown, Made to do Sit-ups

An Indore man’s joyride ended with him being made to do sit-ups as he was spotted driving around without a mask. In a video of the incident, that has gone viral on social media since, the man can be pulling over in his Porsche 718 Boxster, the luxury two-seater convertible sports car from the German...

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Muslims face a Ramadan like never before amid pandemic

Days before the holy fasting month of Ramadan begins, the Islamic world is grappling with an untimely paradox of the new coronavirus pandemic: Enforced separation at a time when socializing is almost sacred. The holiest month in the Islamic calendar is one of family and togetherness – community, reflection,...

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