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Odisha Congress working president Pradeep Majhi resigns, says party 'lacks enthusiasm'

India | Oct 22, 2021, 12:38 PM IST

A prominent tribal leader and former MP from Nabarangpur Lok Sabha constituency, Pradeep Majhi said that he wanted to serve people while being in the Congress, but the grand old party 'lacks enthusiasm'.

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ENG vs WI T20 World Cup: Struggling WI face tough battle against England in tournament opener

Cricket | Oct 23, 2021, 12:44 PM IST

Two-time champions but currently out of sorts, the West Indies will hope to raise their game by a few notches when they open their campaign against favourites England in a Super 12 match.

Assam: 6-year-old girl killed for not watching porn videos,

Assam: 3 boys arrested for killing 6-year-old girl for not watching porn videos

Oct 22, 2021, 12:18 PM IST

Nagaon Superintendent of Police Anand Mishra said that the incident had happened on Monday evening and the body of the girl was found in the toilet of a stone crusher mill near her home in Nijori in Kaliabor sub-division.

With Sri Lanka already through to the Super 12s stage and Netherlands out of the equation, the winne

T20 World Cup: With eye on Super 12s stage, Ireland and Namibia clash in must-win game

Cricket | Oct 22, 2021, 11:24 AM IST

Their future in the tournament at stake, Namibia and Ireland will look to put their best foot forward when they clash in a battle of survival in a Group A game of the T20 World Cup.

Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan and teammate Mushfiqur Rahim cross as they run between the wickets duri

T20 World Cup: All-round show from Shakib takes Bangladesh to Super 12s

Cricket | Oct 22, 2021, 11:11 AM IST

All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan decimated minnows Papua New Guinea with a superb all-round performance as Bangladesh qualified for the ‘Super 12s’ of the T20 World Cup with a crushing 84-run victory.

Scotland's batsman Matthew Cross, left, celebrates with teammate Richie Berrington for scoring the w

T20 World Cup: Scotland qualify for Super 12s with unbeaten record, beat Oman by 8 wickets

Cricket | Oct 22, 2021, 11:00 AM IST

An impressive Scotland crushed Oman by eight wickets to register their third consecutive win in the first round and qualify for the T20 World Cup Super 12 stage by topping Group B.

Maharashtra: Latur man gets final COVID-19 vaccination

Maharashtra: Latur man gets final COVID-19 vaccination certificate without getting second jab

India | Oct 22, 2021, 09:33 AM IST

Kakade said he was allotted time slot for his second vaccination on Wednesday.

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US seizes made-in-China toys, popular in India, for having dangerous chemicals

World | Oct 22, 2021, 08:33 AM IST

CBP officers and CPSC compliance investigator initially inspected the toys on July 16, according to an official statement.

UK minister Liz Truss to announce new strategic forum, tech

UK minister Liz Truss to announce new strategic forum, tech tie-ups in India

World | Oct 22, 2021, 06:52 AM IST

Truss arrived in New Delhi on Friday for a two-day visit to hold talks with her counterpart S Jaishankar and Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav to discuss areas for closer collaboration, it said.

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Delhi: Students, teachers protest against National Education Policy

Education | Oct 21, 2021, 10:47 PM IST

The protesting organisations included the All India Forum for Right to Education (AIFTRE), All India Revolutionary Students Organisation (AIRSO), AISA, DYFI, SFI and the Youth for Swaraj. 

COVID 19

International flights unlikely to reopen soon, says official as demand doesn't meet pre-Covid level

India | Oct 21, 2021, 09:36 PM IST

Scheduled international passenger flights to and from India remain suspended since March last year amid the coronavirus pandemic. India has air bubble arrangements with more than 25 countries for operating international flights.  

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Sikkim sees record tourist footfall, CM urges people not to travel amid landslides

India | Oct 21, 2021, 09:33 PM IST

The government took several measures to encourage tourism this festive season to make up for the financial hit it took last year.

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Coal shortage: 59 thermal power plants have less than four days of fuel stocks

India | Oct 21, 2021, 08:54 PM IST

The latest figures indicate that the coal shortage situation is improving slowly.  

BJP spreading hate to win Uttar Pradesh assembly polls:

BJP spreading hate to win Uttar Pradesh assembly polls: Farooq Abdullah

India | Oct 21, 2021, 07:45 PM IST

Abdullah called upon people to fight hate to save Jammu and Kashmir as well as the country, and warned that if hatred continues to grow, India's disintegration cannot be stopped.  

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SpiceJet unveils special livery to celebrate 100 crore Covid-19 vaccine

India | Oct 21, 2021, 07:11 PM IST

The livery bearing an image of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and healthcare workers adorned three Boeing 737 aircraft of SpiceJet. Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya, who was present on the occasion, told reporters that the entire country is feeling proud today because the inoculation of 100 crore vaccine doses is “the country’s achievement”.

SCHOOLS REOPEN, COVID 19 CASES

Primary schools reopen across Sri Lanka even as teachers' strike continues

Education | Oct 21, 2021, 06:14 PM IST

Schools reopened to dull scenes as the usual cacophony of school activity was amiss. Most faculty and school principals stayed from the classes as the teachers' unions have voiced dissatisfaction over the talks on wages.  

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BJP's Dilip Ghosh hails Centre for 100-cr inoculation feat, slams WB govt for 'haphazard' drive

India | Oct 21, 2021, 05:42 PM IST

Responding to Ghosh's criticism, TMC spokesperson Kunal Ghosh said that the Centre has not cooperated well with the state, and Bengal, despite that, is one of the "frontrunners" in the country's vaccination drive.

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Chinmayi Sripada recalls her brief meet with Shah Rukh Khan, prays for him and his family

Celebrities | Oct 21, 2021, 05:13 PM IST

The singer Chinmayi Sripada expressed her solidarity with superstar  Shah Rukh Khan's family. She tweeted, "Whatever's going on, is beyond my comprehension but I do pray that the difficult times that his family is going through, passes."

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Karnataka bypolls: Cong accuses BJP of distributing Rs 2,000 per vote, CM hits back

India | Oct 21, 2021, 04:20 PM IST

Hitting out at Congress leaders for the allegation, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said, BJP was going to the election with the love and trust of the people.

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Adult population in 9 states, UTs given 1st Covid vaccine dose; national average at over 75%: Govt

India | Oct 21, 2021, 04:31 PM IST

More than 31 percent of the country's around 93 crore adults have been administered both doses, according to Union Health Ministry officials.

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