Daily Archives: August 9, 2019

PSBs to adopt uniform working hours pan India

As part of govt’s reform agenda, Public sector banks (PSBs) across the country will soon have standard operating hours. A banker’s panel has recommended that every region adopt one of three six-hour time slots — 9am to 3pm, 10am to 4pm or 11am to 5pm. However, in one location, commercial branches and those in residential areas could have different timings.

PC is proud as Paani wins National Film Award

Priyanka Chopra has produced a lot of films under her production banner and Marathi film ‘Paani’ is one of them which was released this year.

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Saturday (August 10) that comprise the action from Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 and English Premier League.

PKL: Baldev picks up another High 5 as Bengal Warriors edge out U Mumba

Bengal Warriors got the better of U Mumba 32-30 in the Pro Kabaddi League on Friday.

Suresh Raina undergoes knee surgery in Amsterdam

Out of favour India batsman Suresh Raina on Friday underwent knee surgery in Amsterdam which effectively rules him out of the better part of India’s domestic season which starts later this month.

UK power cut snarls trains and road traffic

Large parts of London and the southeast of England were hit by a power cut on Friday evening, disrupting trains and knocking out traffic lights. Train services in and out of London, including Thameslink, Southern and Gatwick Express were facing delays and cancellations. “We believe this is due to a failure on National Grid’s network,” UK Power Networks said.

Sprinter Dutee Chand granted visa, will compete in European races

India’s fastest woman Dutee Chand was on Friday granted a visa to travel to Europe and participate in a couple of races in her bid to qualify for the World Athletics Championships.

Bebo face-timing Taimur is all things adorable

Kareena Kapoor Khan to spend as much time as possible with her baby boy Taimur Ali Khan. Sometimes, the actress even took the little Nawab with her on the sets.

Wrestler Sushil Kumar suffers crushing defeat on return

Celebrated Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar’s much-anticipated return to the mat after one year ended with a crushing defeat as he was pinned by world number five Bekzod Abdurakhmonov in the 74kg quarterfinals at the Medved tournament in Minsk, Belarus.

Sonakshi pushes Akshay; he falls off the chair

Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Sonakshi Sinha, Taapsee Pannu, Kriti Kulhari and Nithya Menen are currently promoting their upcoming film ‘, Mission Mangal’.