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More orders, more money: The gruelling, competitive life of food delivery agents

The system of incentives and the absence of a fixed salary creates a paradox for drivers as they often do not find time to stop and eat their meals for the day.

Cyclonic storm developing over Bay of Bengal: Parts of AP, north TN to witness rains

Over the next three days, the low-pressure area over south Bay of Bengal will intensify into a deep depression and would result in moderate to heavy rainfalls, IMD said.

NEET 2019 sees surge in aspirants, 15.19 lakh candidates sign up

According to the Times of India, Maharashtra saw the most number of registrations, followed by Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu.

Editors Guild of India suspends MJ Akbar, Tarun Tejpal over 'Me Too' allegations

The Guild has also sought a formal response from DNA Founding Editor Gautam Adhikari over the charges of sexual misconduct against him.

India is the largest supplier of vaccines and drugs to UNICEF

As per the organisation’s report, UNICEF procured an equivalent of 529,002,602 USD worth vaccines and medical supplies from India.

Actor Priya Varrier most searched personality on Google India in 2018

The Malayalam actor was followed by Priyanka Chopra's spouse Nick Jonas, while Priyanka herself was the fourth most searched personality on Google.

Parts of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh to witness heavy rainfall this weekend

With wind speed expected to reach 50-60 km/hour, the IMD has also issued a warning to fishermen to "not venture into the above sea areas".

Pro-demonetisation former Finance Secy Shaktikanta Das made RBI Governor

The announcement comes a day after Urjit Patel resigned from his position.

Cannot disclose identity of dead rape victims: SC drafts rules for media, police

The Supreme Court has also banned the uploading of FIRs in instances of rape and those under the POCSO cases.

After viral video, Zomato removes agent in Madurai who ate food meant for delivery

On Monday, the video of a delivery executive in a Zomato t-shirt, carrying a Zomato delivery bag, and eating food out of boxed orders went viral.