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Jack Dorsey quits as Twitter CEO, announces IIT man Parag Agarwal as successor

Jack Dorsey, the maverick behind making Twitter the world's go-to social platform to rant, laud, troll or play simple catch up, is moving...

New Covid strain forces UAE expats to cancel holiday plans to India

Reports of Covid-19's Omicron variant (B.1.1.529) have thrown a spanner in the works for many UAE holidaymakers planning a trip home to India...

As football tourney draws near, Indian community in Qatar has a ball

As Qatar fetes the one-year run-up to the FIFA World Cup 2022 with a virtual dress rehearsal - the Arab Cup - kicking...

Telangana youth dies in road accident in US

A youth from Telangana's Nalgonda district has died in a road accident in the United States. His family has appealed to the Indian government...

Central team in Chennai to assess rain-related damages

A team of Central government officials, led by Rajiv Sharma, Joint Secretary, NATGRID, Ministry of Home Affairs, has arrived here to conduct an...

Curtain raisers for ‘Invest Rajasthan 2022’ in all districts

A series of conclaves have been planned in each district ahead of "Invest Rajasthan 2022," the state government's international investment summit. The conclaves will...

UN to mark 16 days of activism against gender violence

Under the global theme "Orange the World: End Violence against Women Now!", the United Nations is marking the 16 days of activism against...

Keralite priest brought up in leprosy hospital next Bishop of UK’s Loughborough

An Anglican priest, who was brought up in a leprosy hospital in Bengaluru where his mother was a nurse at the hospital, will...