Daily Archive: September 13, 2020

Will be happy to take 1st shot of vaccine: Vardhan

Will be happy to take 1st shot of vaccine: Vardhan

The coronavirus vaccine might be ready by the first quarter of 2021, Union health minister Harsh Vardhan said on Sunday. Vardhan also said that the government is considering emergency authorisation of Covid-19 vaccination to...

Will be happy to take 1st shot of vaccine: Vardhan

Will be happy to take 1st shot of vaccine: Vardhan

The coronavirus vaccine might be ready by the first quarter of 2021, Union health minister Harsh Vardhan said on Sunday. Vardhan also said that the government is considering emergency authorisation of Covid-19 vaccination to...

LAC row: ‘Meeting of LS, RS members on Sept 15’

LAC row: ‘Meeting of LS, RS members on Sept 15’

Union minister of parliamentary affairs Pralhad Joshi said that a meeting of leaders from both Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha will be held on September 15 on the India-China matter keeping in mind...

LAC row: ‘Meeting of LS, RS members on Sept 15’

LAC row: ‘Meeting of LS, RS members on Sept 15’

Union minister of parliamentary affairs Pralhad Joshi said that a meeting of leaders from both Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha will be held on September 15 on the India-China matter keeping in mind...

GST shortfall: 13 states submit borrowing options

GST shortfall: 13 states submit borrowing options

As many as 13 states ruled by the BJP and parties that have supported it on various issues have submitted their borrowing options to the Centre to meet the GST revenue shortfall. These 13...

Govt issues guidelines for teaching in classrooms

Govt issues guidelines for teaching in classrooms

Union health ministry has announced guidelines for the conduct of teaching activities in the classrooms. As per the guidelines, the seating arrangement should be done in an order to ensure a distance of 6...

MPs separated by plastic sheets, Parliament meets today

MPs separated by plastic sheets, Parliament meets today

This is the first time in the history of Indian Parliament that both chambers have been integrated for holding a session. Political parties have been allotted a certain number of seats in the main...

PM Modi backs Nitish as NDA’s face in Bihar polls

PM Modi backs Nitish as NDA’s face in Bihar polls

There was a time when road connectivity, internet connectivity were not discussed. Being a landlocked state, Bihar faced many challenges… Nitish Kumar has played a big role in our aim towards a New India,...

Post-recovery, monitor health, exercise: Govt

Post-recovery, monitor health, exercise: Govt

The recovery period is likely to be longer for patients who suffer from a more severe form of the disease and those with pre-existing illnesses, the protocol says. Patients are advised to constantly monitor...

Umar Khalid held for Delhi riots ‘conspiracy’

Umar Khalid held for Delhi riots ‘conspiracy’

Police claimed to have found “crucial evidence”, including Khalid’s movement during the riots, after interrogating him about meeting members of ‘United Against Hate’ groups and the Popular Front of India. Read more here:: India...

2nd ODI, Live Score: England vs Australia

2nd ODI, Live Score: England vs Australia

Check live cricket score, scorecard and ball by ball commentary of 2nd ODI match between England and Australia on Times of India Read more here:: India News Times

‘Pak using tunnels to push terrorists into India, drones to drop arms’

‘Pak using tunnels to push terrorists into India, drones to drop arms’

Pakistan is using cross-border underground tunnels to push terrorists into India and drones to drop weapons for them, the chief of Jammu and Kashmir police said on Sunday.Director General of Police Dilbag Singh, however,...

Bengal polls won’t be cakewalk for TMC, BJP: Adhir

Bengal polls won’t be cakewalk for TMC, BJP: Adhir

“I can assure you that the Left Front-Congress tie-up would be a game-changer in Bengal politics,” Bengal Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said. He, however, declined to comment when asked whether the Congress would...

Kangana meets Maha guv, hopes for justice

Kangana meets Maha guv, hopes for justice

Actress Kangana Ranaut, whose office in Bandra was partially demolished by BMC, recently met the Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari at the Raj Bhavan to discuss the situation. Read more here:: India News Times

Is it safe to conduct Uber Cup? asks Saina Nehwal

Is it safe to conduct Uber Cup? asks Saina Nehwal

Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal on Sunday raised concerns about the timing of next month’s Thomas and Uber Cup, asking whether it would be safe to go ahead with it in the middle of...

Yoga, walks: Centre’s tips for post-Covid care

Yoga, walks: Centre’s tips for post-Covid care

The government on Sunday issued a fresh set of instructions for people who have recovered from Covid-19, which includes suggestions like going on morning walks, eating Chyawanprash and doing Yoga. The suggestions have been...

BJP support remark: Kangana hits back at Raut

BJP support remark: Kangana hits back at Raut

Actress Kangana Ranaut has taken to social media to hit back at Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut for his remark of BJP backing the actress in his weekly column Rokhthok in Saamana. Read more...

‘Contact tracing’: Army’s new plan to wean J&K youths away from terror

‘Contact tracing’: Army’s new plan to wean J&K youths away from terror

“Contact tracing” is the new strategy in terror-hit Kashmir Valley and under it, friends and relatives of local terrorist recruits or those killed in encounters are located and counselled not to take up the...

BMW X5 review: Tech wizardry is here to impress

BMW X5 review: Tech wizardry is here to impress

More than two decades gone, X5 SAV, Sports Activity Vehicle, as BMW likes to call it, has rewarded owners with a rich feel. Stepping into the 4th generation, the X5 has undergone quite a...

Photography on flights not banned, DGCA clarifies

Photography on flights not banned, DGCA clarifies

Air travellers can continue clicking pictures onboard aircraft and the existing exceptions like doing so at a defence airfield during taxi will continue. DGCA has issued a clarification to its day-old order on photography...

Photography on flights not banned, DGCA clarifies

Photography on flights not banned, DGCA clarifies

Air travellers can continue clicking pictures onboard aircraft and the existing exceptions like doing so at a defence airfield during taxi will continue. DGCA has issued a clarification to its day-old order on photography...

PM Modi pats Nitish on the back for ‘sushasan’

PM Modi pats Nitish on the back for ‘sushasan’

Ahead of the assembly elections in Bihar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday gave Chief Minister Nitish Kumar a pat on his back for ushering in sushasan (good governance) and expressed confidence that the...

58% of recovered cases coming from five states

58% of recovered cases coming from five states

A total of 37,02,595 people have recuperated from Covid-19 in the country so far, with 58 per cent of the recovered cases being reported from Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh,...

BJP backing Kangana who insulted Mumbai: Raut

BJP backing Kangana who insulted Mumbai: Raut

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Sunday said it was unfortunate that the BJP is backing Kangana Ranaut despite the actress likening Mumbai to Pak-occupied Kashmir, and added this was done with an eye...

Raghuvansh Singh, who quit RJD, passes away

Raghuvansh Singh, who quit RJD, passes away

Former Union minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh passed away at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi on Sunday morning. Singh, a Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) veteran, was admitted at AIIMS about a week...

Mumbai: Covid curbs bring down abortions by 50%

Mumbai: Covid curbs bring down abortions by 50%

The Covid-19 crisis, which has claimed over 8,000 lives and affected over 1.6 lakh people in the city so far, has also stopped thousands of women from accessing abortion services. Read more here:: India...

Ex-RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh passes away

Ex-RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh passes away

Stay here for real-time updates on breaking news from India and across the world that you can’t miss: Read more here:: India News Times

Pfizer, BioNTech to expand vaccine Phase 3 trial

Pfizer, BioNTech to expand vaccine Phase 3 trial

US-based pharmaceutical major Pfizer and German biotech firm BioNTech have announced to expand the enrollment of their Phase 3 Covid-19 vaccine trial to up to approximately 44,000 participants, up from an initial recruitment goal...