Israel revises Oct 7 Hamas attack death toll to over 1,200

Posted on   3:37 pm

Israel announced on Friday that it has revised the death toll from the October 7 Hamas attack on Israeli communities and military bases in southern Israel. The revised figure, down from around 1,400 to roughly 1,200 people, was provided by Foreign Ministry spokesman Lior Haiat, The Times of Israel reported.

Song co-written by Modi nominated for Grammy

Posted on   3:36 pm

A special song to promote the benefits of millets, on which Prime Minister Narendra Modi had collaborated with Indian-American singer Falu, has been nominated for the Grammy award under the best global music performance category, officials said on Friday.

Job scam: More troubles for Lalu

Posted on   3:35 pm

The Enforcement Directorate has arrested Amit Katyal, an alleged associate of RJD chief Lalu Prasad and his son Tejashwi Yadav, in connection with a money laundering investigation into the alleged land-for-jobs scam case, official sources said on Saturday.

Goondas act slapped on Karukka Vinod

Posted on   3:34 pm

City Police have slapped the Goondas Act against M Vinod (42) alias Karukka Vinod who was arrested for hurling a Molotov cocktail (petrol bomb) outside Tamil Nadu Governor R N Ravi’s residence, Raj Bhavan two weeks ago

WC: SA downs Afghan

Posted on   9:41 am

South Africa beat Afghanistan by five wickets to win their last World Cup group game on Friday as the Asian side were eliminated from the semi-final race.