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Dhruv Jurel In 4th Test
Dhruv Jurel explains his ‘salute’ after half century in 4th Test against England

Son of a Kargil War veteran, Jurel proved his mettle at the highest level with a valiant knock of 90 runs against England on the third day of the fourth Test in Ranchi on Sunday.

Bengali bride dances
Bengali bride dances to Taylor Swift song at her wedding, video goes viral; watch

A viral Bengali wedding video on Instagram shows bride Payel Das dancing to Taylor Swift's ‘Love Story,’ cheered by relatives online.

Allahabad HC
Hindu prayers to continue at Gyanvapi, Allahabad HC rejects Masjid committee’s plea

The said order was passed amid an ongoing civil court case involving conflicting claims over the religious character of the Gyanvapi compound.

Ind Vs Eng 4th Test
India vs Eng 4th Test: India beat England by 5 wickets in Ranchi, seal series

The fifth and final Test starts from March 7 in Dharamsala.

Rohit Sharma, MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli
Deepfake video of MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma leaves netizens ROFL; watch

After Bollywood celebrities, now, Indian cricketers are the latest victims of AI deepfake video. Recently, a video has been grabbing eyeballs that features MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma among others.

PM Modi launches 2,000 railway infra projects of over Rs 41,000 crore
PM Modi’s Rs 41k Cr push for development of Indian Railways; projects worth Rs 2320 crore for Odisha

The initiative was part of the inauguration for the redevelopment of a total of 554 railway stations and 1,500 road overbridges (ROB) and road underbridges (RUB) across the country at an estimated cost of Rs 41,000 crore.

Monkey Fever
Monkey fever: One more dies in Karnataka, toll rises to four

The state, which has 103 active monkey fever cases, had recorded three deaths so far, one each in Chikkamagaluru, Uttara Kannada and Shivamogga districts.

Samantha Ruth Prabhu celebrates 14 years of 'Ye Maaya Chesave’

Notably, 'Ye Maaya Chesave,' released in 2010 gained the status of a classic with its story.

Garima Singh
Police asked her for a bribe, years later she became IPS officer: Meet IAS Garima Singh

Becoming an IPS officer in her first attempt, she served in Uttar Pradesh before fulfilling her father's wish by securing an IAS position in Jharkhand through the UPSC exam.

India's poverty level has fallen below 5%: NITI Aayog CEO
Poverty in India has dropped below 5%: NITI Aayog

"The consumer expenditure survey also reflects the success of the poverty alleviation measures taken by the government," Subrahmanyam told journalis

Shah Rukh Khan & Allu Arjun
Allu Arjun reacts after Shah Rukh Khan calls his son 'flower and fire'

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan yet again hosted 'Ask SRK' session on Sunday to chitchat with his fans. Soon after the 'Ask SRK' session commenced, fans flooded X (formerly known as Twitter) with various queries. What drew everyone's attention was Tollywood's Icon Star Allu Arjun reacting to one of his comments.

INLD Haryana chief, ex-MLA Nafe Singh Rathee shot dead in Jhajjar
INLD Haryana chief, ex-MLA Nafe Singh Rathee shot dead in Jhajjar

Rathee served as an MLA of the INLD from Bahadurgarh where the crime took place in the evening. Two other party activists who were travelling with him have died while two other are critically injured.

Rohit advises Sarfaraz Khan to wear protective gear
‘Zyada hero nahi banne ka’: Rohit Sharma advises Sarfaraz Khan to wear protective gear - watch

Rohit in his own style asked Sarfaraz to be careful and not to be a hero. The skipper also asked him to wear protective gears.

Ind VS Eng
4th Test: India reach 40/0 in pursuit of 192 after Ashwin’s five-fer bowls out England for 145

India still need 152 to win the fourth Test, with two days still left in the match. Captain Rohit Sharma made great use of full and overpitched deliveries from Tom Hartley to hit four boundaries and be 24 not out, as the England spinner’s inexperience with the new ball showed.

PM Modi
PM Modi terms scuba diving to perform prayers at ancient Dwarka city as divine experience

Scuba diving is conducted off the coast of Dwarka near Beyt Dwarka island, where people can see the underwater remains of ancient Dwarka that have been excavated by archaeologists.