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Tamil Nadu Government

‘Education at Doorstep’ to address learning gap among govt school students in Tamil Nadu

Education | Oct 19, 2021, 04:18 PM IST

Tamil Nadu will launch a project called --Illam Thedi Kalvi (Education at Doorstep) on a pilot project basis in 12 districts of the state.

Kidambi Srikanth

Denmark Open: Srikanth, Sameer off to winning starts, progress ahead

Other Sports | Oct 19, 2021, 03:15 PM IST

Srikanth, who had claimed the title in 2017, outsmarted compatriot B Sai Praneeth 21-14 21-11 in 30 minutes.

Sunil Chhetri

SAFF Championships title not a 'special success', aim is to qualify for 2023 Asian Cup: Igor Stimac

Football | Oct 19, 2021, 02:46 PM IST

India won the regional tournament after beating Nepal 3-0 in the final in Male on Saturday to hand Stimac his first trophy as in-charge of the team.

crime news

Asked for car's documents, Greater Noida man abducts traffic cop; arrested

Oct 19, 2021, 02:41 PM IST

On Sunday morning, the traffic police had started a vehicle checking campaign in Surajpur where Rawal's car was intercepted for an inquiry following an input that he was travelling in a stolen vehicle, the official said.

Zomato apologises, sacks employee who told customer

Zomato apologises, sacks employee who told customer 'everyone should know little Hindi'

Business | Oct 19, 2021, 02:27 PM IST

 Zomato apologised to the customer and also issued a statement both in Tamil and English, stressing that the company stood for diversity.

Supreme Court to hear Lakhimpur Kheri case on Wednesday

Supreme Court to hear Lakhimpur Kheri case on Wednesday

India | Oct 19, 2021, 02:26 PM IST

Ten people, including Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra's son Ashish Mishra, have been arrested so far in connection with the Lakhimpur case.

TMC leader Babul Supriyo

Former BJP leader Babul Supriyo formally resigns as MP from Asansol

India | Oct 19, 2021, 02:12 PM IST

Babul Supriyo had won the Lok Sabha elections from Asansol in 2019 on a BJP ticket. Supriyo quit the BJP in July this year and later joined the Trinamool Congress.

Growing anti-Hindu mindset in Bangladesh alarming: Taslima

Growing anti-Hindu mindset in Bangladesh alarming: Taslima Nasreen

India | Oct 19, 2021, 01:46 PM IST

Bangladesh has been witnessing attacks on the Hindu minority community, vandalisation of temples and Durga puja marquees. Communal tension has been brewing over an alleged incident of blasphemy at a Durga Puja venue in Comilla last week that triggered clashes in many districts. 

Virat Kohli

India vs Australia Warm-up T20 World Cup: India look to fix batting order

Cricket | Oct 20, 2021, 01:34 PM IST

India will clash against Pakistan in their main event lung-opener on Sunday. The tournament will be Virat Kohli's last as skipper in the format besides being the swan-song for head coach Ravi Shastri.

Increasing activities by China in depth areas of eastern

Increasing activities by China in depth areas of eastern sector: Eastern Army Commander

India | Oct 19, 2021, 11:51 AM IST

India and China currently have around 50,000 to 60,000 troops along the Line of Actual Control.

PM Modi to inaugurate Kushinagar International Airport

PM Modi to inaugurate Kushinagar International Airport, launch development projects tomorrow

India | Oct 19, 2021, 11:24 AM IST

The inauguration of the Kushinagar International Airport will be marked by the landing of the inaugural flight at the airport from Colombo, Sri Lanka, carrying a Sri Lankan delegation of over 100 Buddhist monks and dignitaries including the 12-member holy relic entourage bringing the holy Buddha relics for exposition. 

Liam Livingstone

T20 World Cup 2021: Finger injury renders Liam Livingstone doubtful

Cricket | Oct 19, 2021, 11:09 AM IST

Livingstone suffered the injury in the closing stages of England's seven-wicket defeat to India in the warm-up match in Dubai.

New York's bankruptcy court dismisses plea filed by Nirav

New York's bankruptcy court dismisses plea filed by Nirav Modi, associates

India | Oct 19, 2021, 11:08 AM IST

A bankruptcy court in New York has dismissed a petition of fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi and his associates, seeking dismissal of fraud allegations against them. 

Bajrang Dal members stage a protest against the recent

'Freedom of religion a human right': US strongly condemns attacks on Hindus in Bangladesh

World | Oct 19, 2021, 08:30 AM IST

On Sunday, the Bangladeshi Hindu diaspora organised a protest in front of the Embassy of that country to protest large-scale violence leading to the destruction of Hindu homes and temples during Durga Puja festivities across Bangladesh.

DU admissions 2021

DU Admissions 2021: Over 7,900 applications approved under 3rd cut-off list

Education | Oct 19, 2021, 07:05 AM IST

 The university has so far received over 1. 40 lakh applications since the start of the admission process 

Onir to helm web series on Pulwama terror attack

Onir to helm web series on Pulwama terror attack

Celebrities | Oct 19, 2021, 06:46 AM IST

Titled 'Pulwama Key No. 1026,' the eight-episodic SonyLIV series is based on author and journalist Rahul Pandita's book - "The Lover Boy of Bahawalpur". The CRPF personnel were killed when a Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist rammed an explosives-laden vehicle into their bus on February 14, 2019.

covid19

COVID-19: Antibodies found in 76.3% people in Haryana

India | Oct 18, 2021, 11:27 PM IST

Health Minister Anil Vij also released a report of the third survey, which was conducted in September, and that found the sero-positivity rate to be 78.1 per cent in urban areas and 75.1 per cent in rural areas.

Ishan Kishan

T20 World Cup 2021: Rahul, Ishan power India to seven-wicket win over England in warm-up game

Cricket | Oct 18, 2021, 11:28 PM IST

Kishan smashed an unbeaten 46-ball 70, while KL Rahul (51 off 24) and Rishabh Pant (29 off 14) also chipped in as India chased down 188 runs with six balls to spare.

covaxin

'Cannot cut corners’ in approving Covaxin: WHO, seeks more information from Bharat Biotech

India | Oct 18, 2021, 11:18 PM IST

The global health agency also emphasized that it must evaluate a vaccine thoroughly to make sure it is "safe and effective".

tomato, tomato price

Retail tomato prices skyrocket up to Rs 93 per kg in metros

Business | Oct 18, 2021, 11:04 PM IST

The retail price of tomatoes was ruling at more than Rs 50 per kg in over 50 cities out of 175-odd cities tracked by the consumer affairs ministry.

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