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People Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti 

BJP's policies have taken Jammu and Kashmir back by decades: Mehbooba Mufti

India | Oct 21, 2021, 03:46 PM IST

Mehbooba Mufti made the remarks in response to photographs and videos on social media in which security forces are seen frisking women and minors during surprise checking in Lal Chowk.

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DUTA members submit memorandum of demands to VC

Education | Oct 21, 2021, 03:07 PM IST

The memorandum also highlighted issues of repeated stoppage of grants by the Delhi government and the crisis faced by employees due to non-receipt of salaries 

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Smartphone for inter pass girls, scooty for graduate girls if Congress forms govt in UP: Priyanka

India | Oct 21, 2021, 03:05 PM IST

On Tuesday, Priyanka Gandhi had announced that her party will give tickets to 40 per cent women in the coming assembly elections in UP to make women, roughly constituting about half the electorate, a full-fledged partner in power.

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Heavy rainfall with thunderstorm lashes several parts of Kerala; Orange alert for 8 districts

India | Oct 21, 2021, 02:43 PM IST

A 'Yellow alert', predicting isolated heavy rainfall, was issued for Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Thrissur and Kasaragod districts for the day.

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Gujarat vaccinates 90 per cent of eligible population with 1st dose of COVID vaccine

India | Oct 21, 2021, 02:50 PM IST

As per the official figures, Gujarat has around 4.93 cr people above the age of 18, who are eligible to take vaccine against coronavirus.

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Building collapses in south Delhi's Sangam Vihar

India | Oct 21, 2021, 02:17 PM IST

According to the officials, a call was received regarding incident at around 1.20 pm, following which 3 fire tenders were rushed to the spot. 

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100-crore milestone achieved through 'made-in-India' vaccines: COVID Task Force chief VK Paul

India | Oct 21, 2021, 02:30 PM IST

VK Paul, also a Niti Aayog member, further said that this is an unusual feat and has been achieved in the short period of just 9 months.

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Freida Pinto clears the air, reveals secret wedding to Cory Tran amid COVID-19 lockdown

Celebrities | Oct 21, 2021, 01:51 PM IST

Frieda Pinto said when she got engaged to Cory Tran in November 2019, they thought they will have "this most magical wedding" but the pandemic played a spoilsport.

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Delhi University Admissions 2021: Over 52k students have secured admission so far

Education | Oct 21, 2021, 01:49 PM IST

The cut-offs to popular courses, however, remained on the higher side. Thursday will be the last day for students to apply under the third cut-off list, while colleges will have time till Friday to approve applications. Saturday will be the last day for students to make payments 

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Symbol of India's potential on world stage: BJP on 100-crore COVID vaccine dose landmark

India | Oct 21, 2021, 01:17 PM IST

India has achieved the target of 100 crore Covid vaccinations in less than 10 months. BJP said that this is an unprecedented achievement in the field of health.

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Pakistan PM Imran Khan accused of selling gifts received from other countries' heads

World | Oct 21, 2021, 12:58 PM IST

Gifts are routinely exchanged between heads of states or officers holding constitutional positions during a state visit. 

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'October 21, 2021 etched in history': PM Modi on 100-crore COVID vaccine dose landmark

India | Oct 21, 2021, 12:39 PM IST

India achieved a major milestone in its vaccination programme against COVID as the cumulative vaccine doses administered in India surpassed 100-crore mark on Thursday.

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100 heritage monuments to be lit in colours of Indian flag to mark 100 crore COVID vaccination feat

India | Oct 21, 2021, 12:16 PM IST

The cumulative COVID vaccine doses administered in the country surpassed the 100-crore milestone on Thursday.

China has been aggressor along Himalayan border: US Diplomat

China has been aggressor along Himalayan border: US Diplomat

India | Oct 21, 2021, 10:01 AM IST

China claims sovereignty over all of the South China Sea. Vietnam, Malaysia, the Philippines, Brunei and Taiwan have counter claims.

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17 trekkers missing in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur

India | Oct 21, 2021, 10:32 AM IST

Police and Forest Dept teams, and a quick response team have been sent to the spot, Kinnaur Dy Commissioner Abid Hussain Sadiq said.

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Amit Shah to undertake aerial survey of rain-hit areas in Uttarakhand today

India | Oct 21, 2021, 10:43 AM IST

Three days of incessant rains have left a trail of death and devastation in Uttarakhand killing 52 people, damaging roads, bridges and railway tracks besides destroying the standing crops.

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'India ready to provide humanitarian aid', say Taliban after Deputy PM meets Indian delegation

World | Oct 21, 2021, 09:00 AM IST

There was no official word from the government on the meeting between Taliban Deputy PM Abdul Salam Hanafi and Indian diplomats in Moscow. India had its first formal contact with the Taliban in Doha on August 31.

Sri Lanka reached Super 12 stage of T20 World Cup 2021

Sri Lanka beat Ireland by 70 runs to reach Super 12 of T20 World Cup

Cricket | Oct 21, 2021, 01:20 AM IST

Sri Lanka registered a massive 70-run win over Ireland in a Group A match to qualify for the Super 12 stage of the ICC T20 World Cup.

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RBI imposes Rs 1 cr fine on Paytm Payments Bank, fines Western Union with Rs 27.78 lakh

Business | Oct 20, 2021, 11:47 PM IST

RBI said the company had reported instances of breach of the ceiling of 30 remittances per beneficiary during 2019 and 2020 and filed an application for compounding of the violation.

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Punjab Congress MLA thrashes youth who asks, "what work have you done?"

India | Oct 20, 2021, 11:27 PM IST

The youth's question left Joginder Pal furious and he could be seen slapping him in the video. The MLA, his two security personnel and another person then thrashed the youth and he was taken outside of the venue.

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