Daily Archives: October 11, 2020

WHO calls for scaling up investments in mental healthcare

New Delhi, Oct 10 (PTI) The vast social and economic impact of COVID-19 highlights the critical need for all countries in South-East Asia region...

China has deployed 60,000 soldiers on India’s northern border: Pompeo

Washington, Oct 10 (PTI): China has amassed more than 60,000 troops on India's northern border, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said as...

4 militants killed, one arrested in separate encounters in J-K

Srinagar, Oct 10 (PTI) Four militants of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) outfits, including a top commander, were on Saturday killed in two separate...

Rahul Gandhi attacks Centre over non-bullet proof vehicles for soldiers

New Delhi, Oct 10 (PTI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday attacked the government over provision of non-bullet proof vehicles for soldiers, while spending...

Govt buys 32.12 lakh tonne kharif paddy at MSP in last 14 days

New Delhi, Oct 10 (PTI): About 32.12 lakh tonne of kharif paddy worth Rs 6,065.09 crore has been purchased at the minimum support price...

India should develop its own model of economic development: RSS functionary

New Delhi, Oct 10 (PTI): A senior RSS functionary on Saturday claimed GDP was a “misnomer” and that India should develop its own model...

Any peace deal with Taliban will not be detrimental to national security of India:...

New Delhi, Oct 10 (PTI) Any peace deal with the Taliban "will not and should not be detrimental" to the national security of any...

23 states, 8 UTs have abolished interview for govt jobs: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

New Delhi, Oct 10 (PTI): Union Minister Jitendra Singh said on Saturday that interview for recruitment in government jobs has been abolished in 23...

Worst is over, economic recovery faster than expected: Keki Mistry

New Delhi, Oct 10 (PTI): Mortgage lender HDFC Ltd’s CEO Keki Mistry on Saturday said the “worst is behind us” and the economic recovery...

Fake TRP: Republic TV’s CFO doesn’t appear; cops summon CEO, two others

Mumbai, Oct 10 (PTI) The crime branch of Mumbai Police on Saturday issued summons to Republic TV's Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and two Chief...

Assam reports 971 new COVID-19 cases, 9 fresh fatalities

Guwahati, Oct 10 (PTI) Assam's COVID-19 tally rose to 1,93,387 on Saturday as 971 more people tested positive for the infection, while nine fresh...

Over Rs 5.28cr cash seized, eight more arrested in Assam Police recruitment scam

Guwahati, Oct 10 (PTI) Over Rs 5.28 crore in cash was seized and eight more people were arrested for their alleged involvement in Assam...

Grenade lobbed at Assam Rifles camp in Nagaland, none injured

Dimapur (Nagaland), Oct 10 (PTI) Unidentified persons lobbed a grenade at an Assam Rifles transit camp in Nagaland's Dimapur district on Saturday, police said. The...

Tripura reports 171 new COVID-19 cases, 2 fatalities

Agartala, Oct 10 (PTI) At least 171 more people tested positive for COVID-19 in Tripura on Saturday, pushing the tally in the state to...

Meghalaya Assembly committee asks govt to review rates for COVID-19 test

Shillong, Oct 10 (PTI) The Meghalaya Assembly Committee on Women Empowerment has asked the state government to reconsider the rates for COVID-19 test and...

Meghalaya reports 156 new COVID-19 cases, 1 fresh fatality

Shillong, Oct 10 (PTI) Meghalaya's COVID-19 tally rose to 7,544 on Saturday as 156 more people tested positive for the infection, a senior health...

IPL: Sunil Narine once again reported for chucking

Dubai, Oct 10 (PTI) Kolkata Knight Riders spinner Sunil Narine has been once again reported for chucking during his team's IPL match against Kings...

61 new cases push Nagaland’s COVID-19 tally to 6,949

Kohima, Oct 10 (PTI) At least 61 more people tested positive for COVID-19 in Nagaland on Saturday, taking the state's tally to 6,949, Health...

Complete performance, says Virat while Dhoni admits that batting is concern

Dubai, Oct 10 (PTI) The victory against Chennai Super Kings on Saturday was closest to perfection, feels Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Viat Kohli who...

Poland’s Iga Swiatek beats Sofia Kenin for French Open title

Paris, Oct 10 (AP) With the poise of a veteran and the shots of a champion, 19-year-old Iga Swiatek picked the perfect place for...