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Posts published in “Day: September 14, 2020”

Donald Trump predicts climate to cool down

Trump, who flew into Sacramento in central California on the third day of a reelection campaign swing, pushed back against state leaders who said that…

US government receives Oracle bid for TikTok

US officials were to consider a bid by tech giant Oracle to become an American partner to the Chinese-owned TikTok video app after it was…

Donald Trump predicts climate to cool down

Trump, who flew into Sacramento in central California on the third day of a reelection campaign swing, pushed back against state leaders who said that…

‘No regulation needed for communication apps’

Making interception mandatory (such as prescribed for telecom companies) may weaken the protective architecture of the communication apps or expose them to “unlawful actors”, Trai…

Pak truce violations highest in 17 years

Ceasefire violations (CFVs) by Pakistan across the 778-km-long Line of Control (LoC) in just the first nine months of this year have already beaten all…

Prices go up as states face oxygen shortage

As Covid cases surge across India, some states already face an oxygen shortage. It was reported that four patients died in Dewas district in MP…

PM calls upon House to back jawans on China front

“This House, particularly this session, has one more crucial responsibility. Today, the brave soldiers of our Army are on the borders. They are defending the…

Mamata Banerjee tries to woo Hindus

Mamata Banerjee announced the establishment of a Dalit Academy and expansion of the Hindi Academy and the Rajbanshi Academy. Besides, she unveiled a scheme to…

Cong targets govt, uses China, corona as ammo

On the opening day in Lok Sabha, the party leadership of Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and Gaurav Gogoi robustly protested against disallowing of discussion on Chinese…

India’s Covid toll tops 80,000

There were 1,070 deaths reported on Monday, taking the total toll to 80,737, as per data collated by TOI from state governments. In the 14…

India’s Covid toll tops 80,000

There were 1,070 deaths reported on Monday, taking the total toll to 80,737, as per data collated by TOI from state governments. In the 14…

Live: India records 2nd highest recoveries

The Covid-19 death toll in India crossed 80,000 on Monday, with the country recording the highest fatalities in the world over the past fortnight. Maharashtra,…

Live: NCB confirms Rhea has named Sara, Rakul

After three days of questioning, the Narcotics Drugs Bureau had arrested Rhea Chakraborty last week. A special court in Mumbai on Friday had rejected the…

Government bans onion exports as prices treble

India on Monday prohibited exports of onion, the government said in a notification, as prices trebled in a month after excessive rainfall hit crops in…

Astronomers see hints of life in Venus’s clouds

Astronomers have found a potential sign of life high in the atmosphere of neighboring Venus: hints there may be bizarre microbes living in the sulfuric…

Trump sees Kamala, not Biden, as main rival

US President Donald Trump has virtually designated Democratic vice-presidential candidate Kamala Harris as his principal rival for the November 3 election, suggesting that she might…

How this gang used e-com sites to dupe many

Ten people have been arrested from different parts of Haryana and Rajasthan for allegedly duping people from Delhi-NCR after contacting them through e-commerce websites. Read…

Will speak on oppn ploy one day: Uddhav

In a warning directed at the opposition, but without naming the BJP, Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said one day he would remove the ‘mask’ he…

Harivansh re-elected Rajya Sabha Dy chairman

NDA candidate and JD(U) MP Harivansh Narayan Singh was on Monday re-elected as Rajya Sabha deputy chairman through a voice vote. Congratulating Harivansh Narayan Singh,…

Kangana takes another swipe at Thackerays

Kangana Ranaut may have left Mumbai city and headed back home to Manali, but her war of words with the Maharashtra government continues. In her…

Deepak Kochhar tests positive for Covid-19

Former ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar’s husband Deepak Kochhar, who was recently brought to Delhi from Mumbai by a team of the Enforcement Directorate in…

Agitating UP farmers stopped at Delhi border

A group of Uttar Pradesh farmers marching to the national capital to protest against the three recently cleared central farm ordinances were stopped at the…

MSP will stay: Govt on farm sector bills

The government on Monday introduced three bill in Lok Sabha on farm sector with Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar asserting that they will help farmers…

Retail inflation marginally dips to 6.69% in Aug

Retail inflation based on consumer price index fell marginally to 6.69% in August as against 6.73% in July, data released on Monday showed. This may…

RJD questions Raghuvansh’s letters to Nitish

The Rashtriya Janata Dal on Monday cast doubts over letters written by its founding member Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, from his hospital bed in AIIMS, barely…