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Petrol, diesel prices hiked again for 17th time

Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) have again hiked the prices of petrol and diesel making it the 17th such consecutive hike in a row. The price of petrol was hiked by 20 paise per litre while that of diesel by 55 paise. With this the cumulative increase now stands at Rs 8.5 and Rs 10.01 per...

India’s TikTok rival ‘Mitron’ app has Pakistani origin, suspended by Google

Mitron app, an alternative to TikTok that quickly gathered a lot of attention, has now been removed from the Google Play store. The app grew quickly on the promise of its Indian ‘origin’, as noted in many of the reviews of the app. However, it was then discovered that the app was a rebranded version...

We are having a baby: Hardik, fiancee Natasa announce on Instagram

All-rounder Hardik Pandya has announced that he and his fiancee Natasa Stankovic are expecting a baby. Hardik uploaded a series of photos on Instagram showing the couple cradling Natasa’s baby bump. “Natasa and I have had a great journey together and it is just about to get better,” Hardik captioned the photos. “Together we are...

‘Jalwa’ ends: Singer Wajid Khan of duo Sajid-Wajid no more

Singer-composer Wajid Khan of music director duo Sajid-Wajid, popular for their work on superstar Salman Khan’s films such as Wanted, Dabangg, and Ek Tha Tiger, died in early hours of Monday in a city hospital due to complications arising from a kidney infection. He was 42. Music composer Salim Merchant, who confirmed the news of...

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon docks with International Space Station

SpaceX’s new Crew Dragon capsule successfully docked with the International Space Station, bringing the company’s first crew to the orbiting outpost. Their arrival marks another major milestone for SpaceX’s first crewed mission of the Crew Dragon, which successfully took off on Saturday from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Now, the Crew Dragon’s passengers — NASA astronauts...