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Posts published in “Day: September 25, 2020”

Nearly 31% prefer Nitish as CM, says poll survey

The three-phase Bihar assembly polls will be the first large-scale election in the country amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, and as per the IANS C-Voter…

Karan Johar co’s exec detained, actor questioned

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Friday detained filmmaker Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions’ executive producer Kshitij Prasad as part of its probe into the drug…

PM Modi to deliver virtual speech at UNGA today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to deliver a virtual address at the annual UN General Assembly on Saturday, official sources said. The UN General…

IPL 2020: Shaw shines as DC beat CSK by 44 runs

Prithvi Shaw’s elegant strokeplay (64 off 43 balls) and a disciplined all-round bowling performance helped Delhi Capitals make it two wins out of two in…

Oxford vaccine’s trial to start at Mumbai hospital

The government-run KEM Hospital here on Saturday will administer, as part of human trial, Oxford University’s Covishield vaccine for coronavirus to three persons, said hospital…

Navies of India, Japan to hold mega military exercise

Indian and Japanese navies will hold a three-day mega military exercise beginning Saturday in the North Arabian Sea to further consolidate their operational convergence, officials…

Military plane crashes in Ukraine, cadets among 22 dead

A Ukrainian military plane carrying aviation school students crashed and burst into flames Friday while landing, killing 22 people, the country’s emergencies service said. Two…

Vodafone wins Rs 20K cr arbitration against India

Global telecom giant Vodafone has won a long-pending arbitration against India with the Permanent Court of Arbitration in Hague ruling that income tax authorities had…

For 1st time laws drafted to benefit farmers: PM

Even as some farm organisations and opposition-ruled states like Punjab and Maharashtra said they will oppose implementation of the new farm laws, PM Narendra Modi…

Election 2020: Could Trump reject the results?

US President Donald Trump sparked a furor suggesting he might not accept the results of the November 3 election if he loses. His stance drew…

Govt notifies revised guidelines for ground water use

With around one-sixth of assessed ground water units in the country facing ‘over-exploitation’, the Centre on Friday issued revised guidelines for groundwater use, prohibiting new…

Navies of India, Japan to hold mega military exercise

Indian and Japanese navies will hold a three-day mega military exercise beginning Saturday in the North Arabian Sea to further consolidate their operational convergence, officials…

Farmers have no faith in Modi govt: Rahul Gandhi

Claiming that the entire country is opposing the newly passed agriculture bills, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday said farmers do not have any faith…

Harley’s exit to impact 2,000 jobs: FADA

The Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA) said that besides job loss, the exit of the American cult bike maker would also lead to a…

Voda arbitration case: Govt says all options open

The government on Friday said it will consider all options, including legal remedies, with regard to Vodafone arbitration case which went in the company’s favour.…

Fake pic shared to malign Rohingyas in Jammu

Screengrab of a tweet is being circulated on instant messaging app WhatsApp to claim that every couple in Rohingya colonies in Jammu is producing 10-12…

Investors gain Rs 3.52L cr as markets rebound

Equity market investors became richer by Rs 3,52,020.53 crore on Friday as benchmark indices made a strong comeback after falling for almost a week. Snapping…

I never blamed Anushka Sharma: Sunil Gavaskar

Putting up a stout defence, iconic Sunil Gavaskar on Friday said neither he blamed Virat Kohli’s actor-wife Anushka Sharma for India captain’s failure nor he…

Farmers block roads, protest against farm bills

On the call given by farm organizations including Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) Haryana, over three controversial agriculture bills, the farmers blocked major roads and peacefully…

Yes Bank: ED attaches London flat of Rana Kapoor

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached a Rs 127-crore flat of Yes Bank co-promoter Rana Kapoor in London in connection with a money laundering investigation…

Markets stage comeback, sensex climbs 835 points

Snapping its six-day losing streak, equity indices finished higher on Friday with the benchmark BSE sensex rising over 800 points led by gains in IT,…

SSR case: Rakul Preet confesses to chats with Rhea

Actress Rakul Preet Singh has reportedly confessed to begin a part of the ‘drug chats’ with Rhea Chakraborty but has denied consuming any narcotics substance.…

Bihar polls: BJP eyes winning push from Mithila

As the Election Commission announced on Friday the poll schedule for Bihar assembly elections 2020, the BJP seems to be charting a new strategy to…

Kerala HC allows bank to return FDs in EMIs

Debtors moving the court for an equated monthly instalment (EMI) option to pay off loans declared as nonperforming assets is common. But now, a bank…