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Posts published in “Day: September 19, 2020”

Envelope with poison addressed to WH intercepted

An envelope addressed to the White House and intercepted by US authorities contained a substance identified as ricin, a deadly poison that appeared to have…

IPL: Experience of 300 ODIs pays off, says Dhoni

Chennai Super Kings’ skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels that his team’s tremendous “experience” has paid off during the five-wicket victory over defending champions Mumbai Indians…

Govt, oppn agree to cut short Parl session

In the wake of some Union ministers and MPs testing positive for Covid-19 following the commencement of the monsoon session of Parliament, opposition parties and…

9 of al-Qaida cell plotting hits held

National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday busted a “Pakistan-sponsored, al-Qaida module” operating out of West Bengal and Kerala, arresting nine persons for planning to carry…

Chinese among 3 arrested for spying

The special cell of Delhi Police has arrested a Chinese woman and a Nepalese man, besides freelance journalist Rajeev Sharma, and claimed to have busted…

Trump backs TikTok deal with Oracle, Walmart

US President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House he backs the deal with Oracle and Walmart that would see the creation of a…

Ties set to worsen as Paki blocks new Indian envoy

In what is certain to further destabilise Indo-Pak relations, Pakistan has denied visa to Indian diplomat Jayant Khobragade, rejecting his appointment as India’s chargé d’affaires…

Farm bills: TRS joins oppn; govt still confident

Amid determined resistance to the three farm sector-related bills by Congress and others, government managers remained confident of the passage in the Rajya Sabha on…

17% of teaching posts in govt schools vacant

A total of 17.1% of the teaching posts in government schools are lying vacant at present. In terms of absolute number, the largest vacancies are…

50% off on water, power bills for J&K biz

Acting on inputs received during his public outreach since taking charge last month, J&K lieutenant governor Manoj Sinha on Saturday unveiled a Rs 1,350-crore economic…

‘Baseless’: Kashyap on sexual abuse allegations

Anurag Kashyap took to his Twitter to respond to Payal Ghosh’s sexual harassment accusations against him. Calling them baseless, he wrote, “क्या बात है ,…

NCERT officials involved in book piracy?

​​Documents, internal inquiry reports of the NCERT submitted to the ministry of education (MoE), transcripts of phone conversation, and messages (copies of which are with…

Govt presses ahead on labour reforms

The government on Saturday introduced three new Bills to amend and consolidate labour laws with an eye on expanding the social security net to include…

IMD predicts extremely heavy rains in Kerala

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a ‘red alert’ for extremely heavy rainfall for Kerala’s three districts on Saturday, while dry weather conditions prevailed in…

Payal Ghosh accuses Kashyap of sexual abuse

Upcoming Bollywood actress Payal Ghosh has accused filmmaker Anurag Kashyap of sexual harassment. Read more here:: India News Times

IPL 2020 Live Score: Mumbai vs Chennai

Stay updated with Times of India to get live score updates, ball by ball commentary of 1st match in IPL 2020 between Mumbai Indians and…

Phase 3 trial of Oxford vaccine from next week

The phase-III human clinical trial of the Covid-19 vaccine developed by Oxford University and being manufactured by the Serum Institute of India (SII) will begin…

Permanent commission: Screening process starts

The Army has finally begun the screening of women officers who can be granted permanent commission in 10 of its branches, in accordance with the…

‘No decision to stop printing of Rs 2k notes’

The finance ministry on Saturday informed the Lok Sabha that no decision has been taken to discontinue the printing of Rs 2,000 denomination currency notes.…

MI vs CSK live: Chennai opt to bowl vs Mumbai

Check CSK vs MI IPL live score updates, scorecard, ball by ball commentary, live streaming and highlights on Times of India. Read more here:: India…

Bengal now home to illegal bomb-making: Dhankhar

West Bengal has become “home to illegal bomb-making” and the state administration cannot escape its accountability for the “alarming decline” in law and order, governor…

‘Only Centre can comment on community spread’

A large number of coronavirus cases in the country point to “community spread”, Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain said on Saturday, adding that only the…

CBI’s supplementary chargesheet in chopper scam

The CBI has filed a supplementary chargesheet against British National Christian Michel James and businessman Rajeev Saxena in the AgustaWestland chopper scam. In its final…

SSR case: HC seeks Centre’s reply on bail pleas

The Narcotics Control Bureau arrested Sushant Singh Rajput’s aide Samuel Miranda and two others in the drug case related to the actor’s death. The accused…

IPL 2020 live: MI face CSK in opening clash

Stay updated with Times of India to get live score updates, ball by ball commentary of 1st match in IPL 2020 between Mumbai Indians and…

Farm bills undermine food security system: Cong

The farm bills brought by the government undermine the food security system, the Congress claimed on Saturday and urged opposition parties to collectively oppose the…

‘Thunderstorm in parts of India in next 12 hrs’

Moderate thunderstorm with lightning is very likely over isolated places across the country during the next 12 hours, the India Meteorological Department said on Saturday…

‘Scribe was passing sensitive info to Chinese intel’

The Delhi Police on Saturday said arrested freelance journalist Rajeev Sharma was passing sensitive information about India’s border strategy and Army deployment to Chinese intelligence.…

Live: LS speaker calls for urgent meeting at 5pm

Bill to reduce salaries, allowances of Members of Parliament, and ministers by 30 per cent were passed unanimously in the Rajya Sabha on Friday. Stay…

Bollywood’s love-hate relationship with drugs

With Rhea Chakraborty claiming that Sushant Singh Rajput was addicted to marijuana, the spotlight is now on Bollywood’s alleged drug link. It is believed that…