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Tesla drives toward $1 trillion club on record Hertz order – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Tesla Inc on Monday neared $1 trillion in market capitalization as the company founded by Elon Musk received its biggest-ever order — 100,000 electric rental cars for Hertz. Tesla shares were up 7.5% at $978, hitting a new record high Monday, following the order. Shares were also buoyed by news of the company’s …

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Govt signs SPA with Tatas for Air India divestment – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The government on Monday signed the share purchase agreement (SPA) with Tata Group for Air India’s divestment, sticking to the timelines that aim at transferring the airline to its new owner by the end of this fiscal. The Rs 18,000-crore deal, which will require Tatas paying Rs 2,700 crore upfront and taking over …

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geforce now: Steam now allows PC games on Xbox with Nvidia’s GeForce Now – Times of India

Nvidia has unlocked access to its GeForce Now streaming service on Microsoft Edge, allowing Xbox owners to play Steam PC games on their consoles, reports The Verge. GeForce Now includes access to more than 1,000 PC games and Nvidia has finally started supporting the Edge browser that now ships on Xbox with a beta update …

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Entertainment, like vaccines, should reach rich and poor equally: I&B minister at 67th National Film awards | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday conferred the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award on Tamil superstar Rajinikanth and gave away the National Film Awards to a galaxy of personalities related to cinema including Dhanush, Priyadarshan, Resul Pookutty, Manoj Bajpayee and Kangana Ranaut. The 67 National Film awards for 2019 were announced in March …

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sampla: Singhu border lynching: Victim’s family members meet NCSC chairman, seek justice | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The family members of the Dalit labourer who was lynched at the farmers’ protest site at Singhu border met National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) chairman Vijay Sampla on Monday and urged him to ensure that they get justice. Those who met Sampla included victim Lakhbir Singh‘s wife, three daughters, sister, father-in-law and …

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“Think About Mistakes”: Madhya Pradesh Minister To Prakash Jha On Attack

“Why are advertisements, movies made only on Hindu religion?” Narottam Mishra told reporters. Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh home minister Narottam Mishra stopped short of defending the violence by Bajrang Dal men on sets of the web series directed by Prakash Jha, during his vocal condemnation of the director’s work, but backed the right-wing group’s demand to …

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HD Kumaraswamy turns emotional, says never indulged in money politics | India News – Times of India

TUMAKURU: JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy on Monday turned emotional as he recalled efforts behind building a regional party, and asserted that he has never indulged in money politics. “Building a regional party is not that easy, we don’t have contact with big and rich people while going for every election. Our contact is with you- …

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iqbal: Navy Chief Admiral Singh holds talks with Bangladeshi counterpart | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh on Monday held wide-ranging talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart Admiral M Shaheen Iqbal and explored ways to further expand bilateral naval cooperation to deal with emerging challenges in the maritime domain, people familiar with the development said. Admiral Iqbal is on a week-long visit to India from October …

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Why age appropriate sex education is a must for minors now

Rapes and sexual harassments were all very heartbreaking and shocking, but what’s recently turning into worse is that in many recent cases, minors are perpetrators too. The innocent souls are turning into rapists just as well. Where is the society even going? With recent case in Assam of 2 eleven-year-old boys and a eight year …

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Key Suspect Confesses In Case Of Attacks On Hindus In Bangladesh: Report

Protests against the recent communal violence in Bangladesh. (File) Dhaka: A key suspect and his accomplice accused of inciting communal hatred on social media and instigating the recent violence against the minority Hindu community in Bangladesh have confessed to their crime in a pre-trial hearing, a court official has said. Shaikat Mandal confessed before a …

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SC allows Congress MP Karti Chidambaram to travel abroad | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday allowed Congress MP Karti Chidambaram, who is facing criminal cases which are being probed by the Enforcement Directorate (ED), to travel abroad till November 21. A bench of Justices A M Khanwilkar and C T Ravikumar said that he shall abide by the terms specified by the apex …

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‘All have ISI links?’: Amarinder posts pictures of Pakistan journalist with other politicians, hits back at Randhawa | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh tore into his Congress critics on Monday over allegations that his friend, Pakistani journalist Aroosa Alam, has links with ISI. Lashing out the “narrow-mindedness” of some Congress leaders, Amarinder posted a series of pictures on his Facebook page in which Alam can be seen with various Indian …

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Amit Shah inaugurates houseboat festival in Srinagar | India News – Times of India

SRINAGAR: Union home minister Amit Shah on Monday inaugurated a houseboat festival organised by the department of tourism of Jammu and Kashmir at the famous Dal Lake, officials said. The minister also witnessed a musical fountain and laser show, that, he said, was “a mesmerising experience”. The houseboat festival has been organised as part of …

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Greenhouse Gas Levels In Atmosphere Reach New Record High: UN Bulletin

Roughly half the CO2 emitted by human activity remains in the atmosphere, said the bulletin. (File) Geneva: Greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere reached new record levels last year, the United Nations said Monday in a stark warning ahead of the COP26 summit about worsening global warming. The Greenhouse Gas Bulletin from the UN’s World …

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ats: Gujarat ATS arrests BSF man for spying for Pakistan | India News – Times of India

BHUJ: A Border Security Force (BSF) personnel deployed in Gujarat’s Bhuj battalion was arrested by the Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) for allegedly working as a spy for Pakistan and passing on secret and sensitive information to the neighbouring country over WhatsApp, the ATS said on Monday. The arrested BSF man, identified as Mohammad Sajjad, is a …

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Aesthetic surgeries: Time to shed the taboo

It feels great to look good. This is the whole story behind non-stop usage of filters for pictures. Each person is unique and holds a different notion about beauty and aesthetics. We all want to look naturally beautiful. While self-love is inevitable and does not need anyone’s validation, some people might want to achieve more …

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Rhiti Sports Enters Race For New IPL Team, 10 Bidders Left In Fray: Sources

The Indian Premier League will turn into a 10-team event from 2022 season© BCCI/IPL The bids for the two new Indian Premier League (IPL) teams were opened in Dubai earlier on Monday and sources close to the bidding process have informed NDTV that Rhiti Sports, a sports marketing and management company that represented former India captain MS …

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Airtel accepts 4-year moratorium on spectrum, AGR payments – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel has informed the government that it will opt for the four-year moratorium on payment of AGR and spectrum dues, a source said. The option of dues moratorium was offered by the government to telcos as part of a recently-announced relief package for telecom sector. Airtel communicated its decision to the telecom …

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BASF Adds Svolt As Latest Partner In Chinese Battery Business

The partnership between BASF and Svolt is focused on development of cathode active materials as well as raw materials supply and the recycling of battery cells from SVolt, the companies said without disclosing financial details. By  Reuters | Published: 25-Oct-21 08:16 PM IST 0  Views View Photos BASF and Chinese battery maker SVolt have formed …