Grammy-winning musician Jon Batiste boards 'The Color Purple' cast for feature acting debut

Washington [US], April 16 (ANI): After dominating this year's Grammy Awards with five wins, including album of the year, American musician Jon Batiste is now set to embark on a new journey, acting.

Updated: Apr 16, 2022 11:20 IST

Raj Thackeray's MNS asks Sanjay Raut to 'shut his loudspeaker' over Owaisi remark

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 16 (ANI): The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) on Saturday put up a poster outside the Saamana Office in Mumbai asking Sanjay Raut to "shut down his loudspeaker" in response to Shiv Sena leader's reported remark terming Raj Thackeray the "Owaisi of Maharashtra".

Updated: Apr 16, 2022 11:19 IST

PM Modi greets people on Hanuman Jayanti

New Delhi [India], April 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday extended greetings to the people on the occasion of Hanuman Jayanti.

Updated: Apr 16, 2022 11:18 IST

India's cumulative COVID-19 vaccination coverage exceeds 186.38 cr

New Delhi [India], April 16 (ANI): Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare informed that India's cumulative Coronavirus vaccination coverage crossed 186.38 crores on Saturday, as per the provisional reports by 7 am.

Updated: Apr 16, 2022 11:07 IST

Imran Khan's ouster affirms power in Pakistan lies with Army Chief

Islamabad [Pakistan], April 16 (ANI): After Imran Khan's ouster as Prime Minister, Pakistan has again been reminded that the main power lies in the hands of the Army Chief.

Updated: Apr 16, 2022 11:04 IST

Indian embassy in Pakistan condoles demise of philanthropist Bilquis Bano Edhi

Islamabad [Pakistan], April 16 (ANI): The Indian embassy in Pakistan on Saturday expressed condolences on the passing away of philanthropist and humanitarian Bilquis Bano Edhi in Karachi.

Updated: Apr 16, 2022 11:03 IST

Praadis Education launches Praadis Kids Learning App - the best place for elementary education

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 16 (ANI/PRAADIS TECHNOLOGIES PVT LTD): Praadis Education has launched Praadis Kids Learning app for students from Kindergarten to Second Grade. Praadis Kids Learning app is one of the most attractive and efficient elementary education-providing app that helps with the cognitive development of children. It is specially designed for junior kids and preschoolers.

Updated: Apr 16, 2022 10:58 IST

West Bengal bypolls: Babul Supriyo, Shatrughan Sinha lead in early trends

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], April 16 (ANI): The ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) in West Bengal is leading the Ballygunge Assembly seat and the Asansol Lok Sabha constituency in the early trends while the counting of votes for the bypolls is underway.

Updated: Apr 16, 2022 10:53 IST

Stage set for final round of 75th National Football Championship for Santosh Trophy

Malappuram (Kerala) [India] April 16 (ANI): The 75th National Football Championship for Santosh Trophy is set to begin on Saturday with a Group A fixture in which West Bengal will face off against Punjab here at the Kottappadi Football Stadium.

Updated: Apr 16, 2022 10:52 IST

Bihar by-poll: RJD's Amar Kumar Paswan leads from Bochahan seat by 11620 votes

Muzaffarpur (Bihar) [India], April 16 (ANI): As the counting of votes cast in the Bochahan by-poll is underway, early trends show the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leading on the Assembly seat in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, as per the Election Commission of India.

Updated: Apr 16, 2022 10:50 IST