Daily Archives: November 12, 2020

India has shifted from tax terrorism to tax transparency, says PM Modi

New Delhi, Nov 11 (PTI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday underscored his government’s tax reforms such as faceless appeals and dispute redressal mechanism...

Family-run parties biggest threat to India’s democracy: Modi

New Delhi, Nov 11 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday hit out at family-run parties saying they are the biggest threat to the...

Pak shells 3 sectors along LoC in Poonch

Jammu, Nov 11 (PTI) The Pakistan Army heavily shelled forward posts and hamlets on Wednesday in three sectors along the LoC in Poonch districts...

‘Extreme low temperature required to store Pfizer’s COVID vaccine big challenge for India’

New Delhi, Nov 11 (PTI) The extreme low temperature of minus 70 degrees Celsius required for storing a potential COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer...

Delegation led by Ladakh BJP MP call on Defence Minister, MoS Home

Leh, Nov 11 (PTI) A high-level BJP delegation led by Ladakh MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal on Wednesday met Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Minister...

Top ULFA (I) leader Drishti Rajkhowa surrenders in Meghalaya

New Delhi, Nov 11 (PTI) Drishti Rajkhowa, the second-in-command of militant group ULFA (Independent) has surrendered in Meghalaya, government sources said on Wednesday. Rajkhowa is...

Punjab govt seeks Rs 1,000 crore from NABARD for cooperative institutions

Chandigarh , Nov 11 (PTI): The Punjab government on Wednesday sought Rs 1,000 crore from NABARD for cooperative institutions in the state. Cooperation Minister Sukhjinder...

Delhi air quality in ‘very poor’ category

New Delhi, Nov 11 (PTI) Delhi's air quality improved slightly on Wednesday but remained in very poor category after six days of severe zone,...

Assam CM speaks to Thackeray for security of Arnab Goswami

Guwahati, Nov 11 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday spoke to his Maharashtra counterpart Uddhav Thackeray and requested him to ensure proper...

Meghalaya Police seize huge quantity of ammunition from South Garo Hills district

Tura(Meghalaya), Nov 11 (PTI) Meghalaya Police has seized a huge quantity of ammunition from a remote village in South Garo Hills (SGH) district, an...

Biswajit Daimary resigns as BPF working president, to join BJP

Guwahati, Nov 11 (PTI) Biswajit Daimary, founding member of the Bodoland Peoples' Front, on Wednesday resigned as the working president of the BPF, and...

Nagaland bans firecrackers till Jan 31

Kohima, Nov 11 (PTI) The Nagaland government banned firecrackers across the state till January 31 next year to curb pollution amid the COVID-19 pandemic,...

Bihar polls results due to Modi’s leadership, good governance of NDA: Sonowal

Guwahati, Nov 11 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday said that the NDA's victory in just-concluded Bihar assembly elections was due to...

Pollution Control Board orders firecracker ban in Guwahati

Guwahati, Nov 11 (PTI) The Pollution Control Board, Assam (PCBA) has ordered a complete ban on the sale and bursting of firecrackers in Guwahati...

8-month-old baby among 61 new COVID-19 patients in Mizoram

Aizawl, Nov 11 (PTI) Mizoram's COVID-19 tally rose to 3,217 on Wednesday as 61 more people, including an eight- month-old baby, tested positive for...

Execution was perfect from all bowlers: Rohit after IPL title win

Dubai, Nov 11 (PTI) His fluent half century made the chase look effortless in the IPL final but Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said...

Doctor: Maradona needs time, family support to recover

Buenos Aires, Nov 11 (AP) Diego Maradona's psychologist Diego D az says the Argentine soccer hero is in a stable condition in a private...

I should’ve sacrificed my wicket for Surya: Rohit

Dubai, Nov 11 (PTI) "I should have sacrificed my wicket for him," said Rohit Sharma as he regretted rising batsman Suryakumar Yadav's dismissal in...

Hunger and working on nitty gritties did it, say triumphant MI players

Dubai, Nov 11 (PTI) An insatiable hunger to succeed, the willingness to put in the extra yards and extensive work on the nitty-gritties culminated...

India releases 2 Bangladeshi policemen after brief detention for trespassing border

Dhaka, Nov 11 (PTI) India has released two personnel of Bangladesh's elite anti-crime Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) after they were briefly detained for trespassing...