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427 new cases take J&K’s Covid tally to 88,369

Srinagar, Oct 19 | Jammu and Kashmir on Monday reported 427 new Covid-19 cases, taking the Union Territory's coronavirus tally to 88,369, while nine...

Anybody with self-respect would quit: Pawar attacks Maha Guv

Osmanabad (Maharashtra), Oct 19 | In a direct attack on Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, Nationalist Congress Party President Sharad Pawar said on Monday...

SC stays Orissa HC order banning animal sacrifice

New Delhi, Oct 19 | The Supreme Court has stayed the Orissa High Court order, which termed animal sacrifice a superstition and banned it...

CBI raids 4 premises in loan fraud case, including BSP MLA’s...

Noida/Lucknow, Oct 19 | The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday carried out searches at four locations in a Rs 754.25-crore loan fraud...

Encounter breaks out in South Kashmir’s Shopian

Srinagar, Oct 19 | An encounter has started between terrorists and security forces in the Melhora area in South Kashmir's Shopian district on Monday,...

Australia to join Malabar naval exercise with India, US and Japan

New Delhi, Oct 19 | In a message to China on getting a wider footprint in the Indo-Pacific region, India invited Australia to take...

Corona is the new Mahishasura in Delhi’s subdued Durga Puja

New Delhi, Oct 19 | In times of the pandemic, evil has attained a new face -- coronavirus. Hence, the Safdurjung Matri Mandir, an...

6 DCW helpline employees test corona-positive

New Delhi, Oct 19 | Six of the 36 counsellors who work with the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) helpline at Naraina have tested...

Lalu attacks Nitish over remark linking coastal areas to industries

Patna, Oct 19 | After Kashmiri militants, Article 370, Left extremism and Jinnah, the Indian Ocean is the latest to enter the political war...

Auto lifters gang busted in Gurugram

Source: IANS

Kamala Harris enters peak mudslinging season amid GIFs, memes, backhanded racism

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Oct 19 | Peak mudslinging season is here. With exactly 15 days to go before US elections 2020, the many...

Indian-American teenager scientist Anika Chebrolu wins $25K prize

New York, Oct 19 | Indian-American teenager Anika Chebrolu has won a $25,000 prize for her work on a potential Covid-19 treatment.Along with...

‘Education will bring Muslims to the mainstream’

By Saiyed Moziz Imam ZaidiNew Delhi, Oct 19 | Kaleemul Hafeez began his career as a works engineer in the School of Planning and...

Designers Rohit Gandhi, Rahul Khanna close phygital edition of SS’21

New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANSlife) Designers Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna closed the first-ever phygital edition of Lotus Make-up India Fashion Week,...

No visitors allowed inside Durga Puja pandals this year: Calcutta HC

Kolkata, Oct 19 | The Calcutta High Court on Monday directed all Durga Puja pandals (marquees) in West Bengal to be made no-entry zones...

Odd-even scheme will be last resort: Delhi Environment Minister

New Delhi, Oct 19 | As Delhi heads for another polluted winter, state Environment Minister Gopal Rai on Monday said that the "odd-even" scheme...

Punjab Assembly special session begins, farm Bill likely on Oct 20

Chandigarh, Oct 19 | The two-day special Punjab Assembly session began on Monday amid protests by opposition parties, the Aam Aadmi Party and the...

Sitharaman tells central PSUs to scale up capex in FY21, FY22

New Delhi, Oct 19 | Stressing the need for capital expenditure (capex) by Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs), Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has...

Akhilesh invites applications for 2022 UP Assembly polls

Lucknow, Oct 19 | The Samajwadi Party has started preparing for the 2022 Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh.Party President Akhilesh Yadav has invited applications...

When husband jailed, wife made CM: Nitish’s dig at RJD

Aurangabad (Bihar), Oct 19 | Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday took a dig at the RJD leadership, and said -- without taking...

Naidu appoints TDP central committee, politburo members

Amaravati, Oct 19 | Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party president N. Chandrababu Naidu appointed new members to the party's central...

Don’t arrest IAS officer Sivasankar till Oct 23: Kerala HC

Kochi, Oct 19 | Now-suspended senior IAS officer M Sivasankar on Monday got a relief from the Kerala High Court as it directed the...

Chinese soldier detained by India, to be released soon

New Delhi, Oct 19 | India detained a Chinese soldier in the Demchok sector in the disputed border in Eastern Ladakh. As per established...

Chinese soldier detained by India, adding to border tension

New Delhi, Oct 19 | India has detained a Chinese soldier in the Demchok sector in the disputed border in Eastern Ladakh. The soldier,...

BJD MP seeks breach of privilege proceedings against OTV

Bhubaneswar, Oct 19 | Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP Chandrani Murmu on Monday requested Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla to initiate breach of privilege...

ED summons to Farooq creates flutter in J&K’s political circles

By Sheikh QayoomSrinagar, Oct 19 | The summoning of National Conference (NC) president, Dr. Farooq Abdullah for questioning by the Enforcement Directorate(ED) on Monday...

SC to Maha govt: Can Nanded Gurudwara procession be held at...

New Delhi, Oct 19 | The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Maharashtra government to examine whether the Nanded Gurudwara can be allowed to...

WHO warns against complacency in view of declining Covid cases

New Delhi, Oct 19 | The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Monday cautioned against any relaxation of response actions following the recent slight decline...

CBI team in Hathras jail to question the accused

Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 19 | A team of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has reached the Aligarh jail in connection with the Hathras...

Tripura-Mizoram border tension eases after revocation of prohibitory order

Aizawl/Agartala, Oct 19 | The fortnight-long tension along the Tripura-Mizoram borders eased after the Mizoram authority following the objection of Tripura government revoked the...

Kamal Nath’s remark: MP BJP leaders hold silent protests

Bhopal, Oct 19 | A day after former Chief Minister Kamal Nath allegedly used the word 'item' against Madhya Pradesh's Dalit woman Minister Imarti...

Delhi sees marginal improvement in air quality

New Delhi, Oct 19 | The air quality of the national capital and the surrounding regions has improved marginally owing to a slight increase...

BJP misusing govt agencies to target Farooq: NC

Srinagar, Oct 19 | The Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Monday alleged that since the BJP had failed to politically fight party President...

Pinarayi Vijayan, Sivasankar helping one another: Cong

Kozhikode (Kerala) Oct 19 | The Congress party on Monday alleged that Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and his now suspended secretary M.Sivasankar were functioning...

PM lauds more enrollment of girls in higher education

Mysuru, Oct 19 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday lauded more enrollment of girls in higher education, especially in professional courses like...

Sidhu marks presence in Punjab Assembly after long ‘hibernation’

Chandigarh, Oct 19 | A notable absence from the political scene in Punjab for quite some time, cricketer turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu was...

Every second farmer opposed to the 3 agri laws: Gaon Connection

New Delhi, Oct 19 | Gaon Connections survey on ‘The Indian Farmers Perception of the New Agri Laws found every second respondent farmer opposed...

Pak invites Indian Sikhs for Guru Nanak’s 551st birth anniversary

Islamabad, Oct 19 | The Pakistan government has sent out invitations to Indian Sikhs to attend celebrations marking the 551st birth anniversary of Guru...

HC dismisses Kerala govt’s plea on leasing T’puram airport to Adani

Kochi, Oct 19 | The Kerala government suffered a big setback on Monday after the High Court dismissed their plea against Centre's move to...

1,896 corona recoveries take Telangana’s total past 2-lakh mark

Hyderabad, Oct 19 | COVID-19 recoveries in Telangana crossed two-lakh mark on Monday as the state continued to see more recoveries than new infections.Health...

Ballia accused sent to judicial custody

Ballia (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 19 | Dhirendra Singh, the main accused in the Ballia incident in which a person was shot dead in a...

Hathras farmer loses crop as CBI probes case, seeks compensation

Hathras (UP), Oct 19 | A farmer of Boolgarhi village in whose field the 19-year-old Dalit woman was allegedly gang-raped and attacked has suffered...

Farooq called for questioning by ED

Srinagar, Oct 19 | Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah has been called for questioning at the Enforcement Directorate (ED) office...

GKPD delegation meets Donald Trump Jr.

New York, Oct 19 | A high-powered delegation of Kashmiri Pandits met Donald Trump Jr., and his partner Kimberly Guilfoyle, who is also a...

Delhi pollution: Clearing a forest in order to grow a forest

By Rahul KumarNew Delhi, Oct 19 | It is that time of the year again-when the weather is pleasant but the city is...

India stars in Taiwan’s ‘new southbound policy’

By Atul AnejaNew Delhi, Oct 19 | Taiwan has launched its "new southbound policy", which is looking at setting up large scale production bases...

Yogi to address 18 election rallies in Bihar

Lucknow, Oct 19 | Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is a much-in-demand star campaigner for the upcoming Bihar elections.The Chief Minister will start...

Jailed UP MLA & son booked for gang rape

Bhadohi (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 19 | A case of gang rape has been lodged against jailed MLA Vijay Mishra, his son Vishnu Mishra and...

Hyderabad’s Purnapul across swollen Musi river shut

Hyderabad, Oct 19 | The famous bridge across the swollen Musi river, Puranapul, was shut for traffic after cracks were noticed on one...

Business

IL&FS Group Vice Chairman Nayyar resigns, Rajan takes charge

Mumbai, Oct 19 | The Board of IL&FS Group on Monday announced the resignation of Vineet Nayyar as the Executive Vice Chairman of the...