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Unless innovative transportation models are executed, high logistic management cost will remain: Nitin Gadkari
Gadkari felt that impetus is on management institutes to contribute management strategies and solutions by comprehensively assessing the strengths and weaknesses related to industrial upliftment.

COVID-19: Around 55 inmates of Guwahati Central jail test positive
Leader of Opposition Debabrata Saikia stated that the Legal Department of the All India Congress Committee (AICC) will provide assistance to activist Gogoi and others of the Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) during his future bail hearings in the High Court.

B S Yediyurappa announces lockdown in Bengaluru from July 14 to July 22
The lockdown will be in force in Bengaluru urban and Bengaluru rural districts from 8 pm on July 14 to 5 am on July 22, the chief minister’s office said. The government is expected to issue an official notification on Sunday.

UK ministers strongly endorse India ties
The inaugural address for the annual conference, held virtually this year from 9-11 July, was delivered by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It brought together influential participants from the private and public sectors to discuss India, the UK and the world.

Demands for Rahul Gandhi to take over as party chief dominate Congress meet on COVID-19
The demand was first raised by party chief whip in Lok Sabha K Suresh and seconded by a majority of MPs who attended the virtual meeting that lasted over three hours, sources said.

Why is Modi scared of disclosing names of those who donated to PM Cares, asks Rahul Gandhi
He claimed everyone knows that Chinese companies like Huawei, Xiaomi, TikTok and OnePlus have donated to the PM Cares Fund, set up to fight COVID-19.

MPs to physically attend Monsoon Session, both Houses to function from respective chambers: Sources
It was conveyed to the top officials of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha that both the Houses are expected to function from their respective chambers, they said. Presiding officers of both Houses – Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla and Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu – on Saturday held deliberations on the logistics of organising the session in the wake of the pandemic.

India's COVID-19 recoveries cross 5-lakh mark, recovery rate at 62.78 pc
India's COVID-19 tally surged to 8,20,916 on Saturday while the death toll climbed to 22,123 with 519 people succumbing to the disease in 24 hours, according to the health ministry's data updated at 8 am.

Live: Total lockdown in Bengaluru from 8pm July 14 to 5am July 22
Fresh infections crossed 27,000 for the first time, the third record high in daily numbers in the past three days. Total Covid-19 infections in India rose to 8,20,916, as per health ministry data. The death toll stands at 22,123. Stay with TOI for live updates

'China further withdraws troops from Pangong'
Chinese military further thinned down its presence in the ridgeline of Finger Four and removed some boats from Pangong lake in eastern Ladakh ahead of another round of Lt General-level talks between India and China aimed at finalising modalities for complete disengagement along the Line of Actual Control, people familiar with the development said on Saturday.

In row with China, an India-US bonanza in view
A border clash has plunged ties between India and China to their lowest point in decades. But one beneficiary looks clear - the US-India relationship. Experts say India could finally end equivocation about openly aligning itself with the long-eager United States, although there will still be disagreements -- which, paradoxically, are now mostly due to Washington.

Gehlot claims BJP trying to topple Rajasthan govt
Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday alleged that the BJP is trying to topple his government in the state and accused its leaders of offering his MLAs up to Rs 25 crore. He said that BJP leaders have "crossed the limit of shamelessness" and were doing politics like "bakra-mandi" (goat-market).

India in talks with EU for trade deal
NEW DELHI: India has started trade talks with the European Union (EU) and is open to dialogue with the United Kingdom for a free trade agreement, commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal said on Saturday.Goyal said that India is open to engage with the UK for a preferential trade agreement with the ultimate goal of a free trade agreement between the countries.

Close monitoring is key: PM at Covid review meet
PM Modi on Saturday appreciated the efforts of the Centre, state and the local authorities in containing the Covid-19 situation in Delhi. "Priority is close monitoring and guiding the containment works in regions where the infection rate is high," the PM said after holding a review meeting to take stock of the Covid-19 situation in various parts of the country.

SIT formed to probe police's link with Vikas Dubey
The Uttar Pradesh government constituted a special investigation team on Saturday to probe the local police's alleged connivance with slain gangster Vikas Dubey, a statement said. Additional chief secretary Sanjay Bhoosreddy will head the SIT, which will have Additional DG Hari Ram Sharma and DIG Ravinder Goud as its members, according to an official statement.

1st Test Live: Stokes, Crawley stretch ENG's lead
Check live cricket score, scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary of 1st Test match between England and West Indies on Times of India.

Day after Vikas Dubey's Arrest in Ujjain, Temple Security Officer Who 'Nabbed' Gangster Removed

Day after Vikas Dubey's Arrest in Ujjain, Temple Security Officer Who 'Nabbed' Gangster RemovedSecurity in-charge at Mahakal Temple, Ruby Yadav, was instrumental in the 'arrest' of the gangster who identified Dubey and led her team to nab him while he was leaving the temple premises.

CAA: ‘My Wife Is Bed-Ridden,’ Says Retired IPS Officer Who Fears Eviction For Challenging UP Govt

CAA: ‘My Wife Is Bed-Ridden,’ Says Retired IPS Officer Who Fears Eviction For Challenging UP GovtThe UP government has also been issuing ultimatums and sealing the properties of social activists, even though the legality of the orders has been challenged in court.

Clout in Life, But a Lonely Death: Father Shuns Vikas Dubey's Last Rites, Wife Says 'He Deserved It'

Clout in Life, But a Lonely Death: Father Shuns Vikas Dubey's Last Rites, Wife Says 'He Deserved It'Vikas' father Ram Kumar Dubey had distanced himself and had justified police action. "Whatever police did was right," he had said earlier in the day. When asked if he would attend the cremation, he had said, "I will not attend the last rites."

COVID-19: Complete Lockdown in Pune for 10 Days Starting 13 July

COVID-19: Complete Lockdown in Pune for 10 Days Starting 13 JulyDuring the lockdown, only essential services like pharmacies, milk shops and doctors’ clinics will remain open

Vikas Dubey encounter: A look at 5 most controversial ‘encounters' in India

Vikas Dubey encounter: A look at 5 most controversial ‘encounters' in IndiaNew Delhi, July 10: Vikas Dubey, the prime accused in the cold-blooded murder of eight policemen in Kanpur was gunned down in an encounter when he was trying to escape, following an accident involving one of the vehicles of the Special Task Force

Don’t take it for granted, Indira, Atal too had lost

Don’t take it for granted, Indira, Atal too had lostNew Delhi, July 11: Taking aim at the BJP, NCP president Sharad Pawar has said that politicians should not take voters for granted as even powerful leaders like Indira Gandhi and Atal Bihari Vajpayee had been defeated in elections. Criticising former

'It's a Bit Crazy': Kimi Raikkonen on Questioning 6 Drivers Who Didn't Take the Knee Prior Austrian GP

'It's a Bit Crazy': Kimi Raikkonen on Questioning 6 Drivers Who Didn't Take the Knee Prior Austrian GPKimi Raikonnen was one of the six drivers who chose not to kneel alongside Lewis Hamilton ahead of the Austrian Grand Prix.

Modi Shouldn’t Be Attacked: Why Congress Has Knives Out for Rahul

Modi Shouldn’t Be Attacked: Why Congress Has Knives Out for RahulWhy should upfront criticism of PM Modi on migrant crisis or national security issues be termed political naivete?

`No aim too high`: MiG-29K takes off from INS Vikramaditya - Watch
The MiG-29K aircraft has a maximum speed over twice the speed of sound (about 2000 kmph), can pull up to 8 times the force of gravity, can climb to an altitude of over 65000 feet.   
Work in progress: EAM S Jaishankar on disengagement, de-escalation on Indo-China border
As India and China attempt to lower weeks of border tension in eastern Ladakh, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday said that a disengagement and de-escalation process has been agreed upon between the two countries a
ED to register money laundering case against gangster Vikas Dubey`s family, aides
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) will file a money laundering case and launch a probe into the alleged illegal transactions and tainted assets created by slain Kanpur-based gangster Vikas Dubey, his family members and associates.
After Arvind Kejriwal, Punjab CM Amarinder Singh urges PM Narendra Modi to tell UGC to reconsider decision to conduct exams
The Punjab Government on Friday had also announced the cancellation of the pending examinations of various classes of the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB).
Curfew in Bengaluru from 8 PM on July 11 till 5 AM on July 13 to contain spread of COVID-19
According to the Union Health Ministry on Saturday, Karnataka has witnessed a total of 33,418 COVID-19 confirmed cases.
Delhi Police arrests Dawood Ibrahim`s aide Anwar Thakur with Rs 22 lakh pistol
He had shot dead a police informer inside the Sadar Bazar police station in Delhi in 1992.
Share details of donations received from Chinese firms to PM Fund: Rahul Gandhi asks PM Narendra Modi
Former Congress party president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday trained his guns at the Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the PM-CARES Fund and said why was the latter scared of sharing details of the donations received from the Chinese
In Sea-Air coordinated operation, Indian Coast Guard rescues six Sri Lankan fishermen from rough seas
In a Sea-Air Coordinated Operation, the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) rescued six Sri Lankan fishermen who were stuck in a capsized boat, stranded and adrift at the sea in rough weather for four days. 
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Like father like children! Jamie Lever-Jesse Lever recreate dad Johnny Lever's 'Aslam Bhai' with epic expressions
Jamie Lever took to her Instagram page and shared a video with brother Jesse Lever and it's too epic to miss.

Juventus vs Atalanta, Serie A: Live streaming, teams, JUV v ATN Dream11, time in India (IST) & where to watch on TV
JUV vs ATN Dream11 Team - Check My Dream11 Team, Best players list of today's match, Juventus vs Atalanta Dream11 Team Player List, JUV Dream11 Team Player List, ATN Dream11 Team Player List, Dream11 Guru Tips, Online Cricket Tips, Juventus vs Atalanta Head to Head.

Two arrested in Rajasthan on charges of 'attempting to destabilise' Ashok Gehlot-led state government
The two are being interrogated and will be produced before a court, police officials said.

Brighton vs Man City, Premier League: Live streaming, BHA v MCI Dream11, time in India (IST) & where to watch on TV
BHA vs MCI Dream11 Team - MCIck My Dream11 Team, Best players list of today's match, Brighton & Hove Albion vs Man City Dream11 Team Player List, BHA Dream11 Team Player List, MCI Dream11 Team Player List, Dream11 Guru Tips, Online Cricket Tips, Brighton & Hove Albion vs Man City Head to Head.

It's throwback Saturday for Sara Ali Khan, shares childhood photo channelling her inner Hindi film heroine
Sara Ali Khan took to her Instagram page and shared a throwback photo wearing a dance costume.

Real Valladolid vs Barcelona, La Liga: Live streaming, teams, VLD v BAR Dream11, time in India (IST) & where to watch on
VLD vs BAR Dream11 Team - Check My Dream11 Team, Best players list of today's match, Real Valladolid vs Barcelona Dream11 Team Player List, VLD Dream11 Team Player List, BAR Dream11 Team Player List, Dream11 Guru Tips, Online Cricket Tips, Real Valladolid vs Barcelona Head to Head.

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NSE launches new gold standard for delivery
The National Stock Exchange has announced NSE Refiner Standards (NRS) for BIS-Standard gold to be delivered for settlement of the gold futures contrac

Rising Covid cases: Gold cements its haven status
After struggling to find direction until last week, gold, punters’ eternal favourite, has today breached $1,800 a troy ounce to touch a multi-year hi

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Vikas Dubey: India police murder suspect shot dead after arrest
Police say they shot dead Vikas Dubey when he stole a gun from a policeman and tried to flee from custody.

Coronavirus: Is India the next global hotspot?
India's confirmed cases are going up rapidly, but it's not all bad news.

India gold smuggling case sparks political row
An investigation is under way after 30kg of gold was found in a package bound for the UAE's consulate.

'More than one million' died of snake bites in India
There are at least 15 species of snakes in India responsible for human deaths.

LG Polymers: South Korean CEO held over fatal India gas leak
The CEO and 11 others have been arrested over a toxic gas leak that killed 15 people in May.

India scientists alarmed over 'unrealistic' Covid vaccine deadline
A group of Indian scientists has warned against an "unfeasible" August 15 deadline.

India coronavirus: Life-saving Covid-19 drugs sold on Delhi black market
Desperate Indian families searching for remdesivir are paying excessive sums to black market dealers.

Covaxin: India to hold human trial of coronavirus vaccine in July
This is the first Indian vaccine and developed from a weakened strain of the virus isolated locally.

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Entrepreneur Rik Mehta becomes first Indian-American to win GOP primary for Senate from New Jersey
Washington, Jul 11 () Entrepreneur Rik Mehta has become the first Indian-American to win the Republican primary for the Senate seat from the US state of New Jersey.

Indian-American scientist appointed acting head of top US agriculture research organisation
Dr Parag Chitnis was named Associate Director for Programmes earlier this year and leads implementation of NIFA's approximately USD 1.7 billion research projects.

58 Indian-origin executives employ over 3.6 million globally, account for $1 trillion in revenue
Indian-origin business leaders are reaching the pinnacle of corporate success in greater numbers than ever, many use their platforms for social change advocacy, said Indiaspora, a nonprofit organisation of global Indian diaspora leaders from various backgrounds and professions.

Pulitzer winner Siddhartha Mukherjee, Prof Raj Chetty among '2020 Great Immigrants' honourees
Pulitzer Prize-winning author and oncologist Siddhartha Mukherjee, and Professor of Economics at Harvard University Raj Chetty have been named by the Carnegie Corporation of New York as '2020 Great Immigrants' honourees, the Corporation said in a statement on Wednesday.

Two agricultural experts from India named by UN chief to scientific group for 2021 food summit
Lal, a preeminent Indian-American soil scientist, was named last month as the 2020 World Food Prize Laureate for developing and mainstreaming a soil-centric approach to increasing food production that conserves natural resources and mitigates climate change.

2 in 5 Indian-Americans worried about financial stability, says first-of-its-kind survey
According to the report which is based on a recent COVID-19 survey, one in six tested positive or know a family member of the Indian community member who tested positive. However, only a few Indian-Americans faced immigration impacts from this pandemic.

Trump grateful for Indian-Americans' support: White House
During his more than three and half years of his presidency, Trump has made an extra effort to reach out to the Indian-American community. His close relationship with Prime Minister Narendra Modi – reflected in the two leaders jointly addressing massive public rallies in Houston and Ahmedabad.

Indian-Americans protest in Chicago against Chinese aggression in eastern Ladakh
The protest was limited to a small group of people due to the restrictions on gathering and other measures implemented by the city of Chicago in view of the coronavirus pandemic.

Home isolation for 17 asymptomatic patients
Following changes in COVID-19 guidelines, 17 asymptomatic patients in Hubballi-Dharwad have opted for home isolation and are availing teleconsultation

18 new cases in Kollam
Nine are from outside State, seven are contact cases

54 new cases in Pathanamthitta
Spurt in local contact cases, especially around markets

Karnataka govt announces 7-day lockdown in Bengaluru districts from July 14
The lockdown will come into force from 8 p.m. on July 14 and end at 5 a.m. on July 22 in two districts

Fallow land in Wayanad to be used for eco-friendly farming
The agriculture department, in association with the the water resources department, is gearing up to launch eco-friendly farming on the vacant land of

On health and rights of women and girls
Community-based events to create awareness held on World Population Day on Saturday

Cong., BJP intensify protest against govt.
Probe gold smugglers connections in CMO: Chennithala

COVID-19 | One of 5 antigen tests turning out positive in Guwahati, says Health Minister
Defends ‘aggressive’ treatment saying 15 patients have shown signs of improvement.

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Caught Between Indian and Chinese Troops, at 15,000 Feet
Ladakh is a place of high-altitude pastures, lonely herders and desolate moonscapes — and a byword for intractable geopolitical disputes.

India to Screen Capital’s 29 Million Residents After Coronavirus Spike
As the nationwide caseload surged toward 500,000 and pushed many hospitals to their breaking point, officials said they planned to survey all of New Delhi’s residents for the virus in the next 10 days.

Lightning and Violent Rainstorms Kill Scores in India
The victims included many farmers working in their fields and children playing outside. At least 83 were reported killed by lightning in the Indian state of Bihar.

Family Connection in a Teapot
My Tibetan family has a long history with tea. With many of us still largely sheltering in place because of the Covid-19 epidemic, now is an ideal moment to connect over a cup.

8 Hospitals in 15 Hours: A Pregnant Woman’s Crisis in the Pandemic
Her baby was coming, and her complications were growing more dangerous. But nowhere would take her — an increasingly common story as India’s health care system buckles under pressure.

How China and India Came to Lethal Blows
Beijing saw a threat in New Delhi’s steady improvement of borderland infrastructure and renewed Indian claims on disputed territory.

Anger Surges in India Over Deadly Border Brawl With China
Protests and boycotts are the talk of the day as Indians grapple with the deaths of 20 soldiers in chaotic clashes with Chinese troops.

Video Shows Cyclone Nisarga Make Landfall in Mumbai
A powerful cyclone hit Mumbai, the Indian city of about 20 million. The last storm to threaten the city with such force was more than 70 years ago.

Centre Goes To Court To Stop Likely Challenge To Chinese App Ban: Report
The Centre has petitioned the Rajasthan High Court to stop any of the Chinese companies whose 59 apps it recently banned from obtaining an injunction to block the order, according to two sources and...
With 1,392 Cases In A Single Day, UP COVID-19 Tally Crosses 35,000-Mark
The COVID-19 tally in Uttar Pradesh crossed the 35,000-mark after the state recorded the highest single-day spike of 1,392 cases on Saturday, a senior official said.
Plasma Donors In Short Supply As Bengal COVID-19 Cases See Huge Spike
Plasma therapy trials on COVID-19 patients have been languishing in West Bengal for want of donors. There are now over 25,000 cases in the state, and 17,000 have recovered, but barely 15 COVID-19...
'Revert To UGC's Earlier Guidelines On Exam': Punjab CM To PM Modi
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi about UGC's revised guidelines and the 'mandatory' exams for final year or semester exams.
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton Storms To Styrian Grand Prix Pole
Lewis Hamilton delivered one of his greatest qualifying performances in treacherous rain-swept conditions.
Delhi Records 1,781 COVID-19 Cases In 24 Hours, Tally At 1,10,921
Delhi recorded 1,781 fresh coronavirus cases on Saturday, taking the tally in the city to over 1.1 lakh, while the death count from the disease climbed to 3,334, authorities said.
Wife COVID Positive, Madhya Pradesh Doctor Sends Maid's Sample Instead
A government doctor in Madhya Pradesh's Singrauli - who had attended a wedding in Uttar Pradesh without getting leaves sanctioned - sent his wife's sample in his house maid's name for testing after...
Andhra Pradesh Reports Highest Single-Day Jump In COVID-19 Cases, Deaths
Each of the 13 districts in Andhra Pradesh has been reporting fresh cases of coronavirus resulting in a highest single-day spike of 1,813 cases on Saturday, taking the state aggregate to 27,235.
Kerala Gold Scam: Absconding Accused Swapna Suresh Nabbed by NIA

Kerala Gold Scam: Absconding Accused Swapna Suresh Nabbed by NIASwapna Suresh will be produced in NIA office in Kochi on Sunday.

IIT-Madras launches year-long research fellowship programme for undergraduate students

IIT-Madras launches year-long research fellowship programme for undergraduate studentsStudents shortlisted for the Young Research Fellow Programme will be taught research skills and receive a monthly honorarium

Hardik Patel Appointed Working President of Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee

Hardik Patel Appointed Working President of Gujarat Pradesh Congress CommitteeA statement issued by the All India Congress Committee (AICC) - the highest decision-making body of the Congress - confirmed the appointment of Patel to the key post. The appointment was approved by Congress' national president Sonia Gandhi.

Delhi HC Seeks Response of Kejriwal Govt, AIIMS after Woman Moves Court for Aborting Abnormal Foetus
A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan issued notice to the Delhi government and the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) seeking their stand on the woman's plea.

Perpetrators of Heinous Terror Attacks Continue to Enjoy 'State Hospitality' in Pak: India at UN
Mahaveer Singhvi, head of the Indian delegation, made the comments at a webinar on Thursday during the ongoing virtual Counter-Terrorism Week.

This Cat's Shocked Expression on its Parent's Opera Singing Attempt is Meme Material
A short video was shared on Twitter and you will fall in love with cat's tantrums, from hiding in a corner to making a feeble growling sound.

Gangster Vikas Dubey Killed In An Encounter
Gangster Vikas Dubey has been killed in an encounter.

'Fact-intensive': CJI Explains Why Migrant Workers' Case Wasn't Taken Up Urgently by SC
CJI called it 'odd' that the top court requires to explain it to the lawyers too even though they should understand how it all works.

The Rise and Fall of Vikas Dubey: Gangster Killed in Encounter With UP STF Conjured Image of a Typical Don
Last Friday, Dubey, who was around 50-years-old, hogged the headlines after his henchmen allegedly shot dead eight police personnel in a botched raid that he had converted into an ambush.

India Most Attractive Global Market for Clean Energy, Says PM Modi While Launching 750 MW Solar Project in MP
Launching a 750 MW solar project in Rewa in Madhya Pradesh through video-conferencing, Modi also said the state will emerge as a major hub for clean and cheap power in the country.

ICSE, ISC Result 2020 LIVE Updates: CISCE to Release Class 10, 12 Results at Today at 3pm
ICSE, ISC Result 2020 LIVE Updates: The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) will announce the ICSE class 10 and ISC class 12 results on Friday (July 10, today) at 3pm. The CISCE result 2020 will be available at the websites-, The Board informed that the students can access their marks and pass certificate of the board exams after 48 hours of the announcement of their ICSE and ISC results through the digi locker.

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'Maybe 10, 15 years later, Rahul may mature'
'This business of monopoly of one family must end.''Here, they picked up a few leaders for him as he needed support which was okay, but later, they became his cronies.'

Trump didn't conspire with Russia: US attorney general
'While this (Mueller's) report does not conclude that the president committed a crime, it also does not exonerate him" and sets out evidence on "both sides of the question'

Update: Bumrah has 'recovered' after hurting shoulder
His condition will be 'assessed' on Monday, the Mumbai Indians team management said.

How Rishabh Pant brightened his WC selection prospects
I am glad to bat anywhere the team wants me to: Pant

How to enhance your medical insurance coverage
A sum insured of Rs 3 lakh to Rs 5 lakh may have been sufficient seven-eight years ago but would be inadequate today, especially for people living in metros, points out Sanjay Kumar Singh.

This athlete's fitness journey will baffle you
Raipur's Nami Rai didn't let marriage or lack of sporting facilities affect her love for fitness.

Why Akshay Kumar feels LUCKY
'I am 51 now. I think I can do action till 56.' 'After that, God knows.'

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