Tamil Nadu Lifts Weekend Curbs On Places Of Worship As Covid Cases Fall

On August 6, the state had imposed weekend restrictions on places of worship. Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin today permitted all places of worship to open on all days of the week. He also announced that playschools, kindergarten schools, and anganwadis in the state would be allowed to open from November 1. On …

CBSE Term 1 Board Exam Date Sheet On October 18; Subjects Divided As Minor, Major

CBSE term 1 date sheet on October 18 CBSE board exam 2022: Date sheets for term 1 board exams for Class 10 and Class 12 students will be released on October 18, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has said. The exams will take place in November-December, 2021. This will be an objective-type exam …

“Like Krishna Meeting Sudama”: Rajnath Singh Meets 106-Year-Old BJP Worker

Visuals showed Rajnath Singh hugging the 106-year-old leader New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh met one of the oldest BJP workers, Bhulai Bhai – who was witness to the transformation of Jana Sangha into Bharatiya Janata Party – at the Uttar Pradesh Bhavan in Delhi today. Visuals showed Mr Singh hugging and presenting the 106-year-old …

Misinterpreted, Claims Leader On “Sound Sleep After Joining BJP” Remark

My statement is being misinterpreted, says Harshvardhan Patil. Pune: A former Congress leader who said he was getting sound sleep after joining the BJP has now claimed his remark is being misinterpreted. The remark, made after recent raids by central agencies, comes at a time when the opposition parties are accusing the union government of …

At $22.6 Billion In September, Trade Deficit Widens To Highest Level In 14 Years

Trade Deficit in September 2021: Trade deficit widened to $22.6 billion last month The country’s merchandise trade deficit – the gap between imports and exports, widened to a record $22.6 billion in September 2021 – the highest level in at least around 14 years, according to news agency Reuters. The country’s merchandise exports rose 21.44 …

Watch: Not MMA. This Brawl Is Over A School Principal’s Post In Bihar

Staff present at the spot were seen in the video trying to break up the fight but looking amused. New Delhi: The race for the principal’s post between two teachers in a Bihar town turned into a physical brawl on camera, with the video racking up hits online. Visuals of two men punching each other …

How India’s Battling Worst Power Shortage In Many Years

Coal India has temporarily stopped supplying non-power users. New Delhi: State-run Coal India Ltd, the world’s biggest coal miner, has temporarily stopped supplying non-power users, the company said in a statement on Thursday, as India battles one of its worst power supply deficits in years. India is the world’s second-largest coal producer, with the world’s …

Announcement On Flights, Trains In Centre’s Plan To Mark 100 Crore Doses

The milestone will be hit in the next few days, said Health Ministry sources New Delhi: Hooting over announcement speakers and unfurling of the tricolour at the Red Fort are among the plans of the government to celebrate the moment India crosses the landmark of one billion or 100 crore vaccine doses, Health Ministry sources …

Urban Company Hikes Prices, Cuts Partner Commissions: 12-Point Agenda

Urban Company released a 12-point program ti improve partner earnings, livelihood Home services marketplace Urban Company increased the prices of several high demand services across categories and also slashed commission charges of its beauty services professionals, among a slew of other changes announced today to improve the livelihood and payouts of its service professionals. In an …

WhatsApp Chats Not “Queen’s English”, Can Be Misread: Aryan Khan Lawyer

Aryan Khan was arrested earlier this month by the NCB. Mumbai: WhatsApp conversations between friends can often appear suspicious given the kind of language young people use today, Aryan Khan’s lawyer Amit Desai told the court on Thursday during a hearing in the drugs-on-cruise case. “Please bear in mind one other reality. Today’s generation have …

Flooding Due To Monsoon Led To Coal Shortage At Power Plants: Coal Minister

“Witnessing an improvement now,” the Coal Minister said, when asked about the coal shortage Chatra, Jharkhand: Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi today said closure of some mines, and flooding of a few others due to monsoon led to the crisis but there is no need to panic as the situation is improving. Visiting the Ashoka mine …

Sound Sleep After Joining BJP, “No Inquiries”, Says Ex-Congressman

“Everything is easy-going and peaceful (in BJP),” Harshavardhan Patil said. Pune: BJP leader Harshvardhan Patil on Wednesday quipped that he was getting “sound sleep” in the saffron party as there are “no inquiries”, a remark that came on a day when NCP chief Sharad Pawar alleged the misuse of the Central agencies like the CBI, …

Aryan Khan Case: “The Land Of Mahatma” – Agency’s 5 ‘No Bail’ Arguments

Aryan Khan was arrested earlier this month by the NCB. Mumbai: A Mahatma Gandhi name-drop featured in the arguments made the Narcotics Control Bureau or NCB in court on Thursday as it opposed the bail for Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan’s 23-year-old son Aryan Khan in the drugs-on-cruise case. Here are the top five arguments …

46 Dead, Dozens Injured After Fire Breaks Out In Taiwan Building

Taiwan building fire: Most of deaths were on floors seven to eleven which housed residential apartments. Taiwan: An overnight fire tore through a building in the southern Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung on Thursday, killing 46 people and injuring dozens of others, officials said. The blaze broke out in the 13-storey, mixed-use building in the small …

UP Police Take Minister’s Son To ‘Recreate’ Crime Scene In Farmers Killing

Lakhimpur Kheri, UP: UP Police are attempting to “recreate” the horrific events that took place at Lakhimpur Kheri earlier this month, when four farmers were mowed down by a car belonging to Union Minister Ajay Mishra. The police brought Mr Mishra’s son, Ashish, who is accused of the farmers’ murder to the scene, along with …

“Ravana Will Be Burnt Completely In 2024 “: Shiv Sena’s Sanjay Raut

Sanjay Raut said process of burning one demon (Ravana) will begin from tomorrow. Mumbai (Maharashtra): Shiv Sena leader and Rajya Sabha MP, Sanjay Raut, on Thursday, while interacting with reporters said the process of burning one demon (Ravana) that is Petrol and Diesel (prices) will begin from tomorrow i.e., Dussehra and in the year 2024, …

Win In 2022 Goa Polls Would Mean Win In 2024 Lok Sabha Elections: P Chidambaram Explains

P Chidambaram, who is Congress’s Goa election in-charge, was addressing party workers. (File) Panaji: Congress leader P Chidambaram today expressed confidence that his party will win the Goa Assembly elections due next year and also the next Lok Sabha polls in 2024. Mr Chidambaram, who is Congress’s Goa election in-charge, was addressing party workers after …

Aryan Khan Regular Consumer Of Drugs, Evidence Shows: Agency To Court

Mumbai: Aryan Khan is a regular consumer of drugs, the Narcotics Control Bureau told a Mumbai Sessions Court Thursday afternoon as the bail hearing of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s son resumed. The NCB told the court “evidence showed” Aryan Khan frequently took banned substances; Additional Solicitor General Anil Singh, representing the central agency, also …

Mumbai Drug Bust Case Live Updates: Aryan Khan Regular Consumer Of Drugs, Evidence Shows: Agency To Court

On Friday, the Mumbai magistrate court had rejected Aryan Khan’s earlier bail plea. (File) Mumbai: Aryan Khan’s bail hearing – the third since his arrest almost two weeks ago in the Mumbai drugs-on-cruise case – began on Wednesday, and continues today. Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan allegedly “indulged in illicit drug trafficking” and was involved in the “procuring and …