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Days after Galwan Valley clashes, ITBP to set up 47 new outposts on India-China border

Days after Galwan Valley clashes, ITBP to set up 47 new outposts on India-China border

In wake of the Galwan Valley clash between Indian and Chinese troops amid tensions on the Line of Actual Control, the government has given approval to the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) to set up

Oct 24, 2020, 19:52 PM IST
China illegally occupies Nepal's land at several places; Indian intelligence agencies sound alert

China illegally occupies Nepal's land at several places; Indian intelligence agencies sound alert

China has illegally occupied Nepal`s land at several places spreading over seven bordering districts and Indian intelligence agencies have sounded an alert in New Delhi.

Oct 24, 2020, 18:33 PM IST
Shiv Sena protests against Mehbooba Mufti's 'tricolour' remark in J&K; BJP demands arrest

Shiv Sena protests against Mehbooba Mufti's 'tricolour' remark in J&K; BJP demands arrest

Led by SSDF's president Ashok Gupta, the protesters holding tricolour in their hands assembled at Rani Park and raised slogans against the former chief minister besides setting ablaze her pictures.

Oct 24, 2020, 15:17 PM IST
Former Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis tests positive for coronavirus

Former Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis tests positive for coronavirus

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis has tested positive for coronavirus COVID-19 infection. Fadnavis took to Twitter and shared the news.

Oct 24, 2020, 14:42 PM IST
Chinese goods, imported liquor sold at military canteens likely to be banned

Chinese goods, imported liquor sold at military canteens likely to be banned

The Defence Ministry is working towards banning the sale of imported items from countries including China at its canteen stores department as part of its efforts to promote local goods.

Oct 24, 2020, 14:12 PM IST
Indian Army shoots down China-made Pakistani quadcopter in Jammu and Kashmir's Keran sector

Indian Army shoots down China-made Pakistani quadcopter in Jammu and Kashmir's Keran sector

The incident took place at around 8 am on Saturday. 

Oct 24, 2020, 13:59 PM IST
Quad grouping with India, Australia and Japan is an alignment of democracies: US

Quad grouping with India, Australia and Japan is an alignment of democracies: US

Even as Quad, a grouping of US, India, Australia and Japan is increasingly gaining currency, US has said it is an "alignment of democracies" and more common activities are on the anvil when it comes

Oct 24, 2020, 13:43 PM IST
Two moderate-intensity quakes jolt Himachal Pradesh in less than 24 hours

Two moderate-intensity quakes jolt Himachal Pradesh in less than 24 hours

An earthquake of moderate-intensity of 3.2 magnitude hit Himachal's Bilaspur on Saturday morning. 

Oct 24, 2020, 12:49 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Paediatric Heart Hospital, Girnar ropeway, Kisan Suryodaya Yojana in Gujarat

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Paediatric Heart Hospital, Girnar ropeway, Kisan Suryodaya Yojana in Gujarat

Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani and other Ministers, officials joined the inauguration event via video conferencing. 

Oct 24, 2020, 12:31 PM IST
Bless us with happiness, good health: PM Narendra Modi seeks blessings on Durga Ashtami

Bless us with happiness, good health: PM Narendra Modi seeks blessings on Durga Ashtami

The Prime Minister sought blessings from Goddess Durga seeking happiness, good health and prosperity for everyone. 

Oct 24, 2020, 11:01 AM IST
Amazon snubs Parliamentary committee's summon, panel can move breach of privilege motion

Amazon snubs Parliamentary committee's summon, panel can move breach of privilege motion

A parliamentary panel which is looking into issues of data protection and privacy by social media giants has decided that it will move a breach of privilege motion against Amazon if a representative

Oct 24, 2020, 10:49 AM IST
Railways to run 23 special trains during festive season: Check list here

Railways to run 23 special trains during festive season: Check list here

Special trains will be run to cater to the growing demand during the ensuing holiday period of Durga Puja, Dussehra, Diwali and Chhatt Puja.

Oct 24, 2020, 09:57 AM IST
COVID-19 vaccines to be ready by mid-2021: Biocon's Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

COVID-19 vaccines to be ready by mid-2021: Biocon's Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

As the clamour for a COVID-19 vaccine goes stronger, chairperson and managing director of Bengaluru-based Biocon Ltd Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw believes India could have a vaccine by mid-2021.

Oct 24, 2020, 09:10 AM IST
Delhi air turns worst in eight months, AQI in severe category

Delhi air turns worst in eight months, AQI in severe category

Amid the rise in pollution levels, people are having problems with breathing and some children have started facing throat problems due to contaminated air.

Oct 24, 2020, 08:41 AM IST
India, Myanmar working to jointly produce and supply COVID-19 vaccine

India, Myanmar working to jointly produce and supply COVID-19 vaccine

Key officials from India and Myanmar held a virtual discussion on the possible joint production, distribution and supply of COVID-19 vaccine.

Oct 24, 2020, 08:29 AM IST
Terrorist onboard: Passenger creates ruckus on Air India's Delhi-Goa flight

Terrorist onboard: Passenger creates ruckus on Air India's Delhi-Goa flight

A passenger traveling aboard Air India's Delhi-Goa flight created panic mid-air as he claimed that there was a terrorist in the aircraft. 

Oct 24, 2020, 07:49 AM IST
US astronaut Kate Rubins votes from International Space Station! Here's how it works

US astronaut Kate Rubins votes from International Space Station! Here's how it works

NASA astronaut Kate Rubins, who is the only American in space and will remain so on Election Day — November 3, cast her vote from space from aboard Crew-1. 

Oct 24, 2020, 07:12 AM IST
UPSC Civil Services Prelims 2020 results declared: Direct link here

UPSC Civil Services Prelims 2020 results declared: Direct link here

Candidates who appeared for the UPSC Prelims 2020 examination can download their results from the official website — upsc.gov.in.

Oct 24, 2020, 07:01 AM IST
AP EAMCET 2020 counselling process begins at apeamcet.nic.in, here’s how to apply

AP EAMCET 2020 counselling process begins at apeamcet.nic.in, here’s how to apply

The registration, payment of counselling fees, and document verification for the first 20,000 rank holders has begun at apeamcet.nic.in.

Oct 24, 2020, 06:36 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate three key projects in Gujarat today

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate three key projects in Gujarat today

PM Modi will launch ‘Kisan Suryodaya Yojana’, inaugurate Paediatric Heart Hospital and Mobile App for tele-cardiology at Ahmedabad Civil Hospital.

Oct 24, 2020, 06:29 AM IST