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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath 

Work on 11 new airports progressing in Uttar Pradesh: CM Yogi Adityanath

India | Oct 20, 2021, 11:36 AM IST

Yogi Adityanath said work is progressing for Ayodhya airport and that air connectivity in the state is getting strengthened, which will provide an impetus for development.  

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'Watching blue films in Legislative Assembly': HD Kumaraswamy says he has nothing to learn from RSS

India | Oct 20, 2021, 08:51 AM IST

The former CM was responding to state BJP Prez Nalin Kumar Kateel's recent invitation to him to come to RSS Shakha and learn about the activities of Sangh.

CBSE Term 1 exam 2021

Reduced exam duration, objective questions: School principals hail CBSE's new board exam format

Education | Oct 20, 2021, 08:43 AM IST

"The idea of 90-minute tests in the first term board exams is excellent as during the times of lockdown, the mode of teaching, learning and grasping has undergone a massive change," said Pallavi Upadhyaya, Principal, DPS-RNE Ghaziabad

Junior doctors in Kolkata to continue strike despite

Kolkata junior doctors strike: Agitators to continue stir despite warning of action

India | Oct 20, 2021, 08:28 AM IST

West Bengal's health department has said that striking junior doctors will be marked absent if they do not report for duty.  

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Delhi: 5 held for siphoning Rs 1.35 crore from NRI's bank account

India | Oct 20, 2021, 08:19 AM IST

A case was registered on Nov13, 2020 at Rajinder Nagar police station on the complaint of Kanika Girdhar, who lives in Germany, they said.

Seema Pahwa to pen autobiography

Seema Pahwa to pen autobiography

Celebrities | Oct 20, 2021, 06:53 AM IST

Seema Pahwa cites three turning points in her career - the television serial "Hum Log", where she played the role as Badki; and films "Aankhon Dekhi", for which she won a best supporting actress award (Screen); and 2021's "Ram Prasad ki Tehrvi", which marks her directorial debut.  

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United States condemns attacks on Hindu temples, businesses in Bangladesh

World | Oct 20, 2021, 06:47 AM IST

Attacks on Hindu temples have intensified in Bangladesh since last Wednesday after an alleged blasphemous post surfaced on social media during the Durga Puja celebrations.

Bangladesh defeated Oman by 26 runs to stay alive in the

Oman vs Bangladesh T20 World Cup 2021: Bangladesh stay alive, beat Oman by 26 runs

Cricket | Oct 20, 2021, 01:47 AM IST

Oman vs Bangladesh T20 World Cup 2021: Bangladesh beat Oman by 26 runs to register their first win and stay alive in the T20 World Cup 2021.

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Gal Gadot was shocked by the way Joss Whedon spoke to her on 'Justice League' set

Hollywood | Oct 19, 2021, 11:55 PM IST

While Gal Gadot has described her experience with Joss Whedon in the past, she has never gone into the details about what transpired on the set of the 2017 superhero movie. 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

PM Modi expresses anguish at loss of lives in Uttarakhand rains

India | Oct 19, 2021, 11:07 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed anguish at the loss of lives in Uttarakhand due to heavy rains and noted that rescue operations are underway to help the affected.

Scotland grabbed the top position in Group B with two wins having shocked Bangladesh in their openin

T20 World Cup: Berrington, Davey guide Scotland to 17-run win over PNG

Cricket | Oct 19, 2021, 11:01 PM IST

Richie Berrington slammed a stroke-filled 70 while Josh Davey snapped four wickets as Scotland inched closer to the Super 12s with a comfortable 17-run win over Papua New Guinea in their Group B match of the ICC T20 World Cup.

Primary schools, Assam

Assam: Students of primary section attend school after nearly 2 years

Education | Oct 19, 2021, 10:48 PM IST

Students of the primary section from class 1 onwards attended school in Assam for the first time in nearly two years. 

MS Dhoni with Team India coaching staff in Dubai.

T20 World Cup: Love having Dhoni in dressing room as he brings sense of calm, says KL Rahul

Cricket | Oct 19, 2021, 08:54 PM IST

Picking Mahendra Singh Dhoni's brain is on KL Rahul's checklist for the next few weeks as he wants to utilise every bit of advice from Team India's mentor, who, according to the opener, always instils a sense of calm into the dressing room.

Maharashtra Health Minister

Second wave of pandemic not receded yet, third wave feared post-Diwali: Maha health minister

India | Oct 19, 2021, 09:31 PM IST

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said the Covid Task Force has cautioned about a third wave of the pandemic post the Diwali season.

Javed Akhtar

Film industry has to pay a price for being high profile: Javed Akhtar on targeting of Bollywood

Celebrities | Oct 19, 2021, 10:49 PM IST

Javed Akhtar said "This is the price the film industry has to pay for being high profile. When you're high profile, people have fun pulling you down, throwing muck at you. If you're a nobody, then who has the time to throw stones at you?"

BSP chief Mayawati

Congress announcing 40% tickets to women in UP polls 'pure election drama': Mayawati

India | Oct 20, 2021, 02:42 PM IST

Mayawati said if the Congress was so concerned about women why did they not make the provision of 33 reservation for them in Parliament and legislative assemblies when they were in power.

Bangladesh PM tells home minister: Initiate action against

Bangladesh PM tells minister: 'Initiate action against those who incited violence using religion'

World | Oct 19, 2021, 07:17 PM IST

Attacks on Hindu temples have intensified in Bangladesh since last Wednesday after an alleged blasphemous post surfaced on social media during the Durga Puja celebrations.

Harbhajan Singh

Harbhajan Singh, Javagal Srinath awarded MCC life membership

Cricket | Oct 19, 2021, 05:26 PM IST

Harbhajan is India's third-highest wicket-taker in Tests, with 417 dismissals in 103 Tests and more than 700 plus international wickets across formats.

Jaishankar holds 'fruitful' first quadrilateral meeting

Jaishankar holds 'fruitful' first quadrilateral meeting with the US, Israel and the UAE

India | Oct 19, 2021, 05:20 PM IST

Jaishankar, who is currently on a five-day visit to Israel, was accompanied by the home nation's Foreign Minister Yair Lapid, during the virtual meeting on Monday. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan participated virtually.

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COVID-19: India's R-value below 1 since September, say researchers

India | Oct 19, 2021, 04:43 PM IST

According to figures calculated by researchers of the Chennai-based Institute of Mathematical Sciences, the R-value of top 10 states with most number of active cases was below 1 till October 18.

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