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Unmoved by the border tension with China, falling temperature and desolation, more than 90,000 voters will elect 26 councillors from among 94 candidates in the fray. The voters will use EVMs (electronic voting machines) for the first time, Vaishya said. A record of 162 candidates had filed their nomination.
"Earthquake of Magnitude 4.2, Occurred on October 21, 2020, 01:25:42 IST, Lat: 27.43 & Long: 96.56, Depth: 15 Km, Location: 35km SSW of Changlang, Arunachal Pradesh," the NCS' tweet read.
External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava also asserted that India was a democratic polity based on the rule of law and an independent judiciary.
India said it strongly believes that pursuing a pragmatic approach towards decolonization would surely lead to fulfilment of legitimate wishes of the people of NSGTs.
"Isolated very heavy rainfall (115.6-204.4 mm/day) is also likely over coastal Odisha and adjoining areas of coastal West Bengal on 22 October," the India Meteorological Department said on Tuesday.
An equally steep fall in daily deaths and a lower positivity at a high testing rate suggest the spread is slowing.
The group stated the Agreed Position signed on 17th November 2017 is a testimony to this fact. There is a massive expectation of the Naga people in the Agreed Position between GOI and WC, NNPGs and it clearly offers the Naga people opportunity to chart their destiny as a people in consonance with their distinct history and identity while maintaining enduring,
The Indian Army handed over PLA soldier Corporal Wang Ya Long to the Chinese Army on early Wednesday morning. The PLA soldier was apprehended after he inadvertently crossed over into Indian territory in the Demchok sector of eastern Ladakh on Monday. Ya Lon was disoriented when he was taken into custody by Indian troops in the Demchok sector, TOI reported on Monday.
Amid reports that India is looking to start discussions for a trade deal with Taiwan, China asked New Delhi to approach Taiwan-related issues prudently, while insisting that there’s only one China and that Taiwan is its inalienable part. While reports of a trade deal were not officially confirmed by any Indian agency, that didn’t prevent China from wading into the matter.
India's total cases have now reached 76,51,108. With 717 new deaths, the death toll stands at 1,15,914. Total active cases are 7,40,090 after a decrease of 8448 in last 24 hours. Total cured/migrated cases are 67,95,103 with 61,775 new discharges in last 24 hours. Stay with TOI for the latest developments:
Even as Mumbai police on Tuesday arrested two more persons, bringing the total to eight, as part of its investigation into allegations f TRP manipulation against three channels, the CBI took over a case within three days of an FIR being lodged with UP police in Lucknow. Republic TV’s owner and editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami had sought the transfer of the Mumbai police case to CBI.
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In a move that would help aspirants turn chartered accountants six months earlier, industry body Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), as part of a new rule, has allowed students who pass Class X to enrol with the Institute for the entry-level CA foundation course. The new rule will help an aspirant become a CA faster due to the early admission, the institute said.
Citing a second wave of infections in other countries, PM Modi on Tuesday exhorted people not to rush to the conclusion that the battle against the virus had been won and lower the guard until they have been vaccinated. Speaking against the backdrop of a steady drop in infections and Covid-19 hitting the peak in India, Modi said the threat from the virus was still alive.
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NEW DELHI -- In the months after the Delhi riots, Asif Iqbal Tanha, a studentof Jamia Millia Islamia University, was submitting assignments for his finalexam and delivering food to migrant workers amid the coronavirus lockdown.
Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray's proposal of a car shed at Kanjurmarg by merging Metro-3 and Metro-6 has already been rejected by an expert committee set up by him. And by changing the location of the car shed, the Maha Vikas Aghadi government has betrayed Mumbaikars.
New Delhi [India], October 20 (ANI): Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday said that International Monetary Fund's (IMF) headquarters could be shifted from the US to China as indicated by the current growth projection made by the global organisation after the emergence of COVID-19 pandemic.
Indian authorities have returned back a Chinese soldier who was apprehended in Demchok sector of Eastern Ladakh.
Three more people were arrested by Mumbai Police for their alleged involvement in TRP scam on Tuesday (October 20).
A 7-year-old boy allegedly sexually assaulted his five-and-a-half-year-old neighbour in Aligarh, police said and have registered a POCSO case.
PM Modi addressed the nation on Tuesday and said that is not the time to take the Covid-19 pandemic lightly during the upcoming festive season.
PM Modi cited the examples of the US and several European countries to note that the COVID-19 cases there have witnessed a sudden rise after witnessing a fall, and cautioned citizens against any laxity until an effective cure is f
The action by ED was taken under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) and properties worth Rs 22 crore have been seized that belonged to Mirchi.
The State Bank of India (SBI) on Tuesday declared the SBI Clerk preliminary result on its official website sbi.co.in. Only shortlisted candidates will appear for the Mains exam which is scheduled to be held on October 31.
The minister alleged that madarsas are responsible for turning Jammu and Kashmir into a terror factory.
Lionel Messi has extended his run of scoring at least one goal in the competition in 16 consecutive seasons in the UEFA Champions League as he scored his 116th goal in FC Barcelona's 5-1 win against Hungarian team Ferencvaros while Juventus coped well with the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo due to the coronavirus. Lazio also defeated Borussia Dortmund but for Barcelona, it was 17 year-olds Ansu Fati and Pedri who shone for the club.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah on paid homage to police personnel who laid down their lives in the line of duty on the occasion of Police Commemoration Day 2020.
It's a battle on the television sets between Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 and the reality TV show, 'Bigg Boss 14'.
Marcus Rashford scored a goal in the 87th minute as Manchester United once again got the better of Paris Saint-Germain in the opening game of the UEFA Champions League as they won the game 2-1. This was the second time in 18 months that Rashford had hurt Paris Saint-Germain, having helped Manchester United beat them 3-1 in stoppage time to advance to the quarterfinals.
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The writer, who lives between the UK and US, where she spent 21 years at Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado, has six books of poetry/prose to her credit, including 'The Vertical Interrogation of Strangers', 'Schizophrene' and 'Ban en Banlieue'.
AuraVax, however, has the option to exclusively license a new intranasal vaccine technology developed by its Indian-American co-founder, Navin Varadarajan, M.D. AuraVax describes its vaccine administration platform as 'next-generation', one which could be administered at home.
"MUI has sought an urgent intervention of the Shipping Ministry of India to enable Indian seafarers qualify for the Non-Resident Indian or NRI status for financial year 2020-21," India's oldest union of merchant navy officers, Maritime Union of India (MUI) said.
Datar, an alumnus of University of Bombay and Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, is the Arthur Lowes Dickinson Professor of Business Administration and the senior associate dean for University Affairs at Harvard Business School (HBS).
The list, which had been deferred from its usual early June release to consider nominations of people playing crucial roles during the first months of the COVID-19 pandemic, includes numerous British Indians under this category led by Rajinder Singh Harzall.
The founder of hospital chain NMC Healthcare and UAE Exchange has sent a written complaint to the Central Bureau of Investigation and Enforcement Directorate, urging them to probe the alleged embezzlement, corruption and laundering of money of his companies.
An estimated 6.5 per cent of the 4.2 million Indian-Americans are living below the poverty line and the COVID-19 pandemic is likely to increase the poverty among members of the community, according to a latest research.
A court in Gujarat’s Valsad on Tuesday discharged Independent MLA Jignesh Mevani in a case which was filed after he shared a video on Twitter on May
On October 18, Corporal Wang Ya Long strayed across the LAC in Demchok sector and had been apprehended
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Locally advanced breast cancer (LABC) is a subset of breast cancer which refers to the spread of the disease in the nearby lymph nodes or tissues such as the breast or armpit. Read here to know more...
Amazon told employees whose work can be done from home that they can do so until June, extending the timeline on a return to office due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The NEET Counselling 2020 dates will be announced soon. The Directorate General of Health Sciences (DGHS) on behalf of the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) will conduct the NEET counselling. The...
Share Market Updates: The Nifty Bank index was up 1.1 per cent, boosted by a 1.3 per cent gain for lender HDFC Bank.
Police Commemoration Day: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and union Home Minister Amit paid homage to police personnel who died in the line of duty. PM Modi said police personnel always give their best...
Union Home Minister Amit Shah addressed the Police Commemoration Day Parade at National Police Memorial in New Delhi. He paid his tribute to the front-line workers who lost their lives in the line of duty including both COVID warriors and the braves who were killed in Galwan Valley by the Chinese troops in Ladakh.
The day is observed to remember the sacrifice made by India's police forces while performing their duties for the nation.
"During our battle against COVID-19, 343 police personnel lost their lives while serving the nation as Corona Warriors, says Union Home Minister Amit Shah during his address.
New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah paid tribute to the police personnel who lost their lives in the line of duty, at the National Police Memorial in the national capital on Police Commemoration Day 2020 on Wednesday.
At Sadar Bazar, one of the most popular wholesale markets that sees very high footfalls during festive season, the visitors have been gradually increasing over the last few weeks, police said.
Miami (AP) Tropical Storm Epsilon has gained new strength and is expected to become a hurricane in the coming hours before it approaches Bermuda on Thursday. Epsilon is expected to make its closest approach to the island on Thursday night, and there is a risk of a direct impact, according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center. A tropical storm watch is in effect for Bermuda and residents have been urged to closely monitor the storm..
Modi said from preserving law and order to solving horrendous crimes, from assistance in disaster management to fighting COVID-19, police personnel always give their best without hesitation.
The accident took place at Kondaibari ghat around 3:15 am when the private bus was going from Malkapur to Surat in Gujarat.
Barcelona (AP) Barcelona extended the contracts of captain Gerard Piqu, goalkeeper Marc-Andr ter Stegen, midfielder Frenkie de Jong and defender Clment Lenglet, the club said. Barcelona said the agreements for the extensions came after "weeks of negotiations" and included a temporary salary adjustment because of the financial difficulties caused by the coronavirus pandemic..
The Netflix StreamFest will be a two-day event which will make access free for a period of two days for anyone who hasn’t yet subscribed to a Netflix streaming plan, and the entire catalogue of movies and TV shows can be accessed, on any device and with no limit on the content you can watch.
The Indo-Pacific is a biogeographic region, comprising the Indian Ocean and the western and central Pacific Ocean, including the South China Sea.
The Maharashtra government has capped the prices of N-95, double and triple layer masks for suppliers and private hospitals in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, state health minister Rajesh Tope has said. Wearing mask in public places is mandatory for all citizens as part of the government's guidelines to prevent the spread of the coronavirus infection.
'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.'
'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'
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.