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September 28, 2022

Spanish FM summons Iranian Ambassador amid ongoing protests

Madrid: The Spanish Foreign Ministry has summoned Iranian Ambassador Hassan Ghashghavi to express protest over suppression of demonstrations in Iran, the Europa Press news agency reported on Wednesday. The foreign ministry published a press…

Lt General Anil Chauhan (Retd.) appointed as the next CDS

New Delhi: In a long-deliberated move, the Centre on Wednesday announced the appointment of Lt General Anil Chauhan (Retired) as the next Chief of Defence Staff (CDS). The ministry of defence said the retired Lt General will also function as…

PFI, Anti-Social groups banned for five years

New Delhi: The Union government on Wednesday banned the Popular Front of India (PFI) and some other associations linked with it for five years, days after nationwide raids were carried out against the outfit. A gazette notification said the PFI is…

Suryakumar climbs to 2nd place in T20I rankings

Dubai: India batter Suryakumar Yadav moved up a slot to take the second position in the ICC Men’s T20I player rankings released on Wednesday. Yadav is up to a career-best-equaling second position with 801 rating points after a match-winning 69 off…

Ishaq Dar becomes Pakistan’s new Finance Minister

Islamabad: Pakistani parliamentarian Ishaq Dar on Wednesday took oath as the 42nd finance minister of the country, a day after swearing in as a senator. In a ceremony held in the president's house, Pakistani President Arif Alvi administered the oath…

“Bhabiji Ghar Par Hai’ completes 1900 episodes

New Delhi: &TV's cult comedy show 'Bhabiji Ghar Par Hai' has recently completed a new milestone of 1900 episodes, adding another feather to its long list of achievements. The show continues to be the audience’s favourite, for its quirky…

Sensex drops 509.24 points, makes free fall 6th day in a row

Mumbai: The equity market remained under pressure for the sixth straight session on Wednesday as the the BSE Sensex tumbled 509.24 points to 56,598.28 as selling was seen in metal, bankex, power and utilities stocks. The Nifty of the National Stock…