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Ex-Assam CM Tarun Gogoi passes away

Popular leader, veteran administrator: PM Modi remembers Tarun Gogoi | Condolences pour in

India | Nov 23, 2020, 10:36 PM IST

Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi passed away on Monday in Guwahati at the age of 86.

Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has died. He was 86.

Tarun Gogoi, Assam's longest serving chief minister, dies at 86

India | Nov 23, 2020, 06:39 PM IST

The three-time chief minister was admitted to GMCH on November 2. He was put under invasive ventilation on Saturday night when his condition worsened.

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Carry a Covid-19 negative report if travelling to Maharashtra from these 4 states

India | Nov 23, 2020, 07:52 PM IST

As coronavirus cases are once again on the rise in the country, Mahasrashtra has made it mandatory for people coming from Delhi-NCR, Rajasthan, Gujarat to bring Covid-19 negative report.

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'Love' and 'Jihad' don't go hand-in-hand: Nusrat Jahan

India | Nov 23, 2020, 10:40 PM IST

​Trinamool Congress MP Nusrat Jahan on Monday said "love" and "jihad" do not go hand-in-hand. The TMC parliamentarian said it is a matter of personal choice who you want to be with. She advised against "using religion as a political tool" ahead of elections.

Congress leader PL Punia advises party leaders to keep their thoughts in party forum first

Politics | Nov 23, 2020, 07:14 PM IST

In an exclusive talk with India TV Congress leader PL Punia advise party leaders to speak up in the party forum first and avoid giving controversial statement in media. His remak came after Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad pointed out VIP culture in the party.

Himachal schools, colleges, educational institutions shut till February 2021

Himachal schools, colleges, educational institutions shut till February, 2021

Education | Nov 23, 2020, 05:24 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh government on Monday announced to close all the schools, colleges and other educational institutions in the state till February next year.

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'...he won election 15 years ago': Cracks in Congress widen as Bishnoi slams Azad

Politics | Nov 23, 2020, 05:09 PM IST

Kuldeep Bishnoi, while accusing 'some' leaders of playing into the hands of opposition, said that Ghulam Nabi Azad is devoid of on-ground realities as he contested an election over a decade ago.

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'The PM must tell the nation': Rahul Gandhi poses 4 questions over govt's COVID-19 vaccine plans

India | Nov 23, 2020, 05:17 PM IST

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday posed four questions relating to potential coronavirus vaccines before Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Gandhi sought to know which COVID-19 vaccine will the government choose and why. He asked by when will all Indians be vaccinated.

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As Covid deaths rise, Delhi graveyard forced to create space by digging old graves

India | Nov 23, 2020, 05:13 PM IST

With rising number of coronavirus deaths in Delhi, new graves are being dug at Shastri Park as very less space is left in cemeteries and burial grounds. The national capital post Diwali has been witnessing a continues surge in daily covid cases that has also pushed the number of deaths due to the infectious disease.

Indore administration caps number of guests for wedding, other functions to 250

Indore administration caps number of guests for wedding, other functions to 250

India | Nov 23, 2020, 04:37 PM IST

Indore district administration on Monday capped the limit of people allowed to marriages or other gatherings at any religious/social/cultural event to 250 in the view of rising cases of coronavirus. 

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Tarun Gogoi 'extremely critical', CM Sarbananda Sonowal cancels plans, flies back to Guwahati

India | Nov 23, 2020, 04:34 PM IST

​Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi is "extremely critical", doctors have said. The octogenerian Congress leader's condition deteriorated on Monday morning. 

TNEA Seat Allotment Result 2020 declared for Supplementary Round

TNEA Seat Allotment Result 2020 declared for Supplementary Round. Direct link

Exam Results | Nov 23, 2020, 02:47 PM IST

TNEA seat allotment result 2020: The TNEA Seat Allotment Results 2020 for the Supplementary Round has been declared by the Directorate of Technical Education, Tamil Nadu.

TANCA merit list 2020 for GATE and TANCET released. Direct link here

TANCA merit list 2020 for GATE and TANCET released. Direct link here

Education | Nov 23, 2020, 02:48 PM IST

TANCA merit list 2020: Anna University, Chennai has released the Tamil Nadu Common Admissions (TANCA) merit list 2020 for GATE and TANCET on it's official website.

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Bihar: AIMIM MLA Akhtarul Iman 'objects' to word Hindustan in oath

India | Nov 23, 2020, 03:09 PM IST

AIMIM MLA in Bihar, Akhtarul Iman objected to the word Hindustan while he was administered the oath of office by Protem Speaker Jitan Ram Manjhi.

17 teachers tested COVID-19 positive after reopening of schools in Pune

17 teachers tested COVID-19 positive after reopening of schools in Pune

India | Nov 23, 2020, 02:20 PM IST

Ahead of reopening of schools in Pune’s rural area, 17 teachers and other non-teaching staff have been tested positive for COVID-19, says Pune Zila Parishad.

GHMC elections

GHMC elections: TRS rules out alliance with Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM

India | Nov 23, 2020, 02:12 PM IST

Elections to the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation will be held on December 1. The counting of votes for the poll would be taken up on December 4. There are 150 wards in all in the corporation, and the mayor’s post is reserved for a woman this time.  

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Delhi riots: Umar Khalid hatched conspiracy during Trump visit for global propaganda, say police

India | Nov 23, 2020, 01:44 PM IST

Communal violence in northeast Delhi had broken out in February this year, following which the Delhi Police had filed a supplementary charge sheet in a court against Khalid and JNU student Sharjeel Imam.

Kerala puts on hold controversial police act following backlash

Kerala puts on hold controversial Police Act following backlash

India | Nov 23, 2020, 01:38 PM IST

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday clarified that the state government has put on hold the implementation of the Kerala Police Act Amendment following a political storm over the controversial amendment to the Police Act.

Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine shows 70% efficacy, can be 90% effective

Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine shows 70% efficacy, can be 90% effective, result finds

World | Nov 23, 2020, 02:22 PM IST

One dosing regimen shows vaccine efficacy of 90% when AZD1222 was given as half dose, followed by full dose at least a month apart. Second dosing regimen shows 62% efficacy when given two full doses at least a month apart. Combined analysis has average efficacy of 70%

GHMC election

GHMC polls: Owaisi faces women voters' ire over distribution of Rs 10K flood aid

India | Nov 23, 2020, 02:18 PM IST

Asaduddin Owaisi represents Hyderabad in the Lok Sabha. He was campaigning in his home constituency ahead of Hyderabad municipal corporation election.

BJP leader Zulfiqar Qureshi shot dead by unidentified man in Delhi's Nandanagri area, son stabbed br

BJP leader Zulfiqar Qureshi shot dead in Delhi's Nandanagri area, son stabbed

India | Nov 23, 2020, 02:24 PM IST

A man has been shot dead by unknown assailants in Delhi's Nand Nagri area on Monday. The man has been identified as BJP worker and RTI activist Zulfiqar Qureshi.

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Kashmir Valley receives season's first snowfall; 'orange' alert issued for higher reaches

India | Nov 23, 2020, 01:03 PM IST

The MeT office has issued an 'Orange Colour' weather warning for the higher reaches of J-K and Sonmarg -Zojila axis on the Srinagar-Leh road, asking the administration and people to be prepared and to maintain vigil.

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India | Nov 23, 2020, 12:24 PM IST

During the festive season, a number of states including Punjab, Goa, Maharashtra, Nagaland had announced a bumper lottery offer. 

Karachi will be part of India one day: Devendra Fadnavis on Mumbai sweet shop row

Karachi will be part of India one day: Fadnavis on Mumbai sweet shop row

India | Nov 23, 2020, 01:49 PM IST

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis has said that Pakistan's Karachi will be a part of India one day. His remark came while he was commenting on a controversy that erupted after a Shiv Sena leader asked a "Karachi Sweets" shop owner in Mumbai to omit the word "Karachi" from the name.

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PM Modi inaugurates new 76 multi-storeyed flats for Members of Parliament in Delhi

India | Nov 23, 2020, 02:28 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated multi-storeyed flats, which have come in place of old bungalows, in Delhi for Members of Parliament on Monday via video-conferencing.

Delhi govt lifts order of closure of Punjabi Basti Market, Janata Market, Nangloi with immediate eff

Order to close two markets in Delhi withdrawn with immediate effect

India | Nov 23, 2020, 11:05 AM IST

The Delhi government on Monday revoked the order of closure of Punjabi Basti Market and Janata Market, Nangloi, with immediate effect. The UT government had earlier ordered the closure of these markets on the grounds of "violations of COVID-19 guidelines and social distancing norms."

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Lok Sabha secretariat ready to hold Winter session: Speaker Om Birla

India | Nov 23, 2020, 10:27 AM IST

The Monsoon session began from September 14 and was cut short by eight days and concluded on September 24. Despite elaborate arrangements, many MPs and Parliament staff members tested positive for COVID-19.

Karnataka NEET UG 2020: Mock allotment result to be declared shortly

Karnataka NEET UG 2020: Mock allotment result to be declared shortly

Exam Results | Nov 23, 2020, 10:33 AM IST

Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) will declare the NEET UG mock allotment result on Monday,November 23, 2020, on its official website.

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Minimum temperature in Delhi drops to 6.3 degrees C - November's lowest in 17 years

India | Nov 23, 2020, 10:11 AM IST

For the plains, the IMD declares a cold wave when the minimum temperature is 10 degrees Celsius or below and is 4.5 notches less than normal for two consecutive days.

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India reports 44,059 single-day COVID cases, 511 fatalities; tally crosses 91 lakh-mark

India | Nov 23, 2020, 01:32 PM IST

According to the ICMR, over 13.17 crore samples have been tested up to November 22 with 10,75,326 samples being tested on Saturday.

Kumbh Mela will be held in Haridwar despite COVID-19: Uttarakhand CM

Kumbh Mela will be held 'in divine' form despite COVID-19: U'khand CM

India | Nov 23, 2020, 11:03 AM IST

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat asserted that Kumbh Mela will be held in its "divine form" at Haridwar in 2021 despite the practical problems arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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‘Cannot counter China by PR driven media strategy’: Rahul Gandhi

India | Nov 23, 2020, 09:58 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi has renewed his attack on the Modi government over reports of China establishing villages inside Bhutanese territory in Doklam.

Cyclone Nivar

Cyclone Nivar to hit south Andhra Pradesh coast Wednesday

India | Nov 23, 2020, 11:33 AM IST

Cyclone Nivar is likely to hit south Andhra Pradesh coast on Wednesday. The IMD has said that the speed of wind could be 100 kmph when it makes the landfall.

CBSE Class 12 Exam 2021: Board announces tentative dates for practical exams | Check SOPs here

CBSE Class 12 Exam 2021: Board announces tentative dates for practical exams | Check SOPs here

Education | Nov 23, 2020, 09:04 AM IST

CBSE 12th Exam 2021: The Central Board Of Secondary Education released the 12th practical exam date on Saturday. The practical examinations of CBSE 12th will be held from January 1 to February 8.

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Bulandshahr: Unknown miscreants loot jewellery store; shoot dead owner upon protest

Nov 23, 2020, 08:23 AM IST

According to the police, the businessman, identified as Rohtash Verma was preparing to return home from his shop when three miscreants, pretending to be customers, entered the shop.

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Over 5,000 people across Delhi, Noida, Greater Noida fined for not wearing mask

India | Nov 23, 2020, 07:50 AM IST

According to the police, 1,501 challans were issued to people for not wearing a face mask while 33 people were fined for not adhering to social distancing norms.