Daily Archive: September 7, 2020

Hima, others complain of poor food quality at NIS

Hima, others complain of poor food quality at NIS

Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports (NS-NIS) in Patiala is back in news. After the social distancing protocol breach by its staff and the recent violation of quarantine norms by two Olympic-bound boxers, TOI...

Live: Covid deaths in India cross 1,100 for 1st time

Live: Covid deaths in India cross 1,100 for 1st time

As Covid-19 infections surged to an unprecedented high in India over the weekend, the country moved to the centre stage of the global pandemic, accounting for over 40% of all cases recorded worldwide on...

Volkswagen not seeking a deal with Tesla on EVs

Volkswagen not seeking a deal with Tesla on EVs

Diess met with Tesla’s Chief Executive Elon Musk in Braunschweig, Germany, last week, and during his visit VW let Musk drive its new ID.3 electric car. Read more here:: India News Times

India in talks to join Covax global vaccine allocation plan: WHO

India in talks to join Covax global vaccine allocation plan: WHO

The World Health Organization is in talks with India about joining the “COVAX” global vaccine allocation plan, a senior WHO adviser said on Monday. “India is certainly eligible, like all countries in the world,...

Govt privatising PSUs, destroying jobs: Rahul

Govt privatising PSUs, destroying jobs: Rahul

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused the BJP government at the Centre of privatising Public Sector Units and destroying jobs. Rahul Gandhi’s accusations came in the backdrop of the government selling its entire...

French Open allowing spectators amid virus scare

French Open allowing spectators amid virus scare

Spectators will be allowed at the French Open this month despite the growing number of coronavirus cases in the country, organizers said on Monday. “Since the international circuit restarted, Roland Garros will be the...

ED arrests ex-ICICI MD Chanda Kochar’s husband

ED arrests ex-ICICI MD Chanda Kochar’s husband

The ED has arrested Deepak Kochhar, husband of former ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar, in connection with a money laundering case, officials said on Monday. They said Deepak Kochhar was arrested by the agency...

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Madhav attends Tibetan hero funeral, deletes tweet

Madhav attends Tibetan hero funeral, deletes tweet

Sending mixed signals, BJP leader Ram Madhav, who is in Ladakh for the party’s first state executive meeting in the newly created UT, attended Subedar Nyima Tenzin, Special Frontier Force, hero’s funeral but later...

India tests building block for next-gen missiles

India tests building block for next-gen missiles

India on Monday successfully tested an indigenously-developed hypersonic technology demonstrator vehicle, powered by a scramjet engine, which will serve as the building block for next-generation hypersonic cruise missiles. The test of the HSTDV, designed...

China using Pak for military logistics: US report

China using Pak for military logistics: US report

The US Department of Defence in its report to Congress on ‘Military and Security Developments involving the People’s Republic of China 2020’ has stated that Pakistan is among the countries, which have been chosen...

China shows off Covid vaccines for first time

China shows off Covid vaccines for first time

China has put its homegrown coronavirus vaccines on display for the first time, as the country where the contagion was discovered looks to shape the narrative surrounding the pandemic. High hopes hang on the...

‘No NEP in Bengal, it undermines role of states’

‘No NEP in Bengal, it undermines role of states’

West Bengal education minister Partha Chatterjee on Monday said the National Education Policy 2020 will not be implemented in the state any time soon as it undermines the country’s federal structure. Chatterjee also said...

‘Antibodies won’t guarantee protection from Covid’

‘Antibodies won’t guarantee protection from Covid’

The presence of antibodies indicates previous exposure to the SARS-CoV-2 virus but may not always translate into protection against the disease, say scientists, citing imponderables such as what kind of antibodies, how many and...

Best I’ve felt since 2016 IPL season: Virat Kohli

Best I’ve felt since 2016 IPL season: Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has been able to “disconnect” from the underwhelming seasons that he and the RCB have endured in the IPL and there is a welcome “sense of calm” as he prepares to lead...

UK court rejects Nirav’s plea for press blackout

UK court rejects Nirav’s plea for press blackout

A London judge refused an application by Nirav Modi’s barrister to have a press blackout on evidence by former Bombay HC judge Abhay Thipsay acting as witness on the billionaire jeweller’s behalf this week....

‘Clinical trials of Russia’s Covid-19 vaccine to begin this month in India’

‘Clinical trials of Russia’s Covid-19 vaccine to begin this month in India’

The clinical trials of Sputnik V vaccine for coronavirus will be held this month in several countries including India, confirmed Kirill Dmitriev, CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund on Monday. Dmitriev said that...

RBI releases report on resolution framework

RBI releases report on resolution framework

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday released a report by the K V Kamath Committee which was formed to make recommendations on the required financial parameters to be factored in the resolution...