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Auto

Nissan plans its first EV with solid-state battery in 2028

All-solid-state batteries are expected to be a game-changing technology for accelerating the popularity of electric vehicles.

Auto

Maruti Suzuki to recall 19,731 units of Eeco

The recall is being undertaken to inspect and rectify "incorrect marking of wheel rim size", if any, on the wheel in some of these vehicles.

Tech

India registers 162 percent growth in EV sales: Gadkari

Gadkari said that for charging electric vehicles, our priority is to use green energy.

Auto

Six airbags to be made mandatory for cars from October 1

The Minister also said that compulsory airbags are very important from a road safety point of view and that is why we made them mandatory for all cars including in the economic models too.

Auto

Hero MotoCorp to raise prices from April 5

According to the company, the upward revision has been necessitated to partially offset the impact of increasing commodity prices.

India

President Ram Nath Kovind gives assent to Surrogacy Act, 2021; commercial surrogacy outlawed

The Act defines surrogacy as a practice where a woman gives birth to a child for an intending couple with the intention of handing over the child to the couple after its birth

Sports

Pro Kabaddi 2018: Bengaluru Bulls ensure play-off qualification with thumping win over Telugu Titans

It was a close affair in the first half as both Bengaluru Bulls and Telugu Titans started on equal footing with the score 2-2 after two minutes.

science

COP24 Poland: UN chief Antonio Guterres to nudge climate negotiators on Paris rulebook

While UN Chief will have no direct role in the negotiations, his presence was expected to help nudge the talks towards a positive conclusion

Sports

Pro Kabaddi 2018: UP Yoddha defeat hosts Telugu Titans to move off bottom-place in Zone B

UP Yoddha made a strong start to lead 3-0 after three minutes as Prashanth Kumar Rai made a two-point raid. It was a close contest in the first five minutes

Sports

Pro Kabaddi 2018: Siddharth Desai, Rohit Baliyan shine as title favourites U Mumba thrash Dabang Delhi

Once again, U Mumba witnessed an all-round effort as its raiders and defenders put in a convincing display. Siddharth Desai (12 points) and Rohit Baliyan (8 points) were excellent whereas skipper Fazel Atrachali got a high five and Surender Singh with four points marshalled the defence superbly

News & Analysis

This Levi's Commuter jacket will let you know when you leave your smartphone behind

When triggered, notifications happen on both ends; this means once a user's phone gets a notification, their jacket's signature sleeve tag will also blink and vibrate.

World

Egyptian authorities investigate Danish couple after video showing them posing naked on pyramid goes viral

The three-minute video recorded at night, which has stirred outrage and controversy among Egyptians on social media, shows parts of the climb as a man and a woman scale what appears to be the Great Pyramid of Giza with the skyline of Cairo in the background

Sports

Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri's plea to attend match at Mumbai Football Arena most 'retweeted tweet' of 2018

Thousands rushed to watch India's match against Kenya at the Intercontinental Cup 2018 after skipper Sunil Chhetri made an appeal on Twitter asking fans to fill the stadium. India won the match and his tweet has now been recognised as the most "retweeted tweet" of the year from India.

Politics

Presidential Election 2017: Amit Shah to meet Uddhav Thackerey to ensure Shiv Sena's support

Amit Shah will meet ally Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray with the main agenda of discussions likely to be around the upcoming presidential election

Politics

Manipur Election 2017: CM Okram Ibobi fails to prove majority, set to resign

Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh is set to resign after he failed to muster the required numbers to form a Congress government.