Daily Archives: October 10, 2020

Employees’ unions of Ordnance Factory Board call off strike following talks: Def Ministry

New Delhi, Oct 9 (PTI) Three major employees' federations of the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB), which operates 41 ammunition production facilities across the country,...

Bhima Koregaon: NIA files charge-sheet against eight people, Fr Stan Swamy sent to judicial...

Mumbai, Oct 9 (PTI) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday filed a charge-sheet against eight people, including activists Gautam Navlakha and 82-year-old Father...

Nobel Peace Prize Win Will Further Strengthen Cooperation With India: World Food Programme

New Delhi, Oct 9 (PTI): The UN's World Food Programme which won the Nobel Peace prize on Friday said it hopes that this recognition...

Deputy Secretary Biegun’s Travel to India and Bangladesh

Washington, Oct 9: Deputy Secretary of State Stephen E. Biegun will travel to India and Bangladesh October 12-16. From October 12-14, the Deputy Secretary will...

India Gets 2nd Set Of Swiss Bank Account Details To Help Curb Black Money

New Delhi, Oct 9 (PTI): India has got the second set of Swiss bank account details of its nationals and entities under the automatic...

Assam Congress MLA Rajdeep Gowala Expelled From Party For 6 Years

New Delhi, Oct 9 (PTI): The Congress Friday expelled its MLA Rajdeep Gowala in Assam for a period of six years for "anti-party" activities. "The...

Nirav Modi’s Custody Extended For Next Extradition Hearing On November 3

London, Oct 9 (PTI): Fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi was on Friday further remanded in custody during a routine call-over hearing held via videolink...

Fake TRP racket: Mumbai Police call Republic TV’s CFO for questioning

Mumbai, Oct 9 (PTI): Mumbai Police on Friday issued a summon to Republic TV's Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in connection with the Television Rating...

US Deputy Secretary of State to visit India and Bangladesh next week

Washington, Oct 9: US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun will visit New Delhi next week to meet senior officials and deliver the keynote...

Goa becomes first state to provide 100% tap water connections:Govt

New Delhi, Oct 9 (PTI): Goa has become the first state in the country to provide 100 per cent tap water connections in rural...

IPFT along with NRCSS develop new bio-pesticide to control insects

New Delhi, Oct 9 (PTI): The Institute of Pesticide Formulation Technology (IPFT ) in collaboration with ICAR-National Research Center on Seed Spices (NRCSS) hasdeveloped...

Assam police exam paper leak: Services of consortium engaged in holding tests suspended

Guwahati, Oct 9 (PTI) Services of the consortium engaged in conducting various police recruitment examinations in Assam were suspended after investigations in the recent...

Nagaland students’ bodies to go ahead with agitation as meeting over RMSA, SSA inconclusive

Kohima, Oct 9 (PTI) A meeting between the Nagaland government and two major students' organisations of the state over the issue of streamlining the...

Attacks on officers impacting morale of SBI staff; union demands action

Guwahati, Oct 9 (PTI) The SBI Officers' Association on Friday said a series of deadly attacks on bank staff is "adversely affecting their morale...

BJP will remain in power for 30-years if people hang pictures of Swami Vivekananda...

Agartala, Oct 9 (PTI) Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has said that the BJP government in the northeastern state would remain in power...

Nagaland govt issues guidelines for Durga Puja celebrations

Kohima, Oct 9 (PTI) The Nagaland government has issued guidelines for the celebration of the forthcoming Durga puja, allowing pandals to be set up...

Arms, ammunition seized in Manipur

Imphal, Oct 9 (PTI) A joint team of Manipur police and Assam Rifles on Friday recovered a cache of arms and ammunition from a...

Meghalaya reports 127 new COVID-19 cases, tally 7,388

Shillong, Oct 9 (PTI) At least 127 more people tested positive for COVID-19 in Meghalaya on Friday pushing the tally to 7,388, while a...

SOP for reopening of pools: A maximum of 20 swimmers can train during one...

New Delhi, Oct 9 (PTI) A maximum of 20 swimmers can train during one particular session in an Olympic-sized swimming pool is among the...

East Bengal appoint Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler as head coach

Kolkata, Oct 9 (PTI) Former England international and Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler has been appointed the head coach of East Bengal for a two-year...