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S Jaishankar Meets IAF Contingent Taking Part In Biennial Blue Flag Exercise In Israel

S Jaishankar Meets IAF Contingent Taking Part In Biennial Blue Flag Exercise In Israel

Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Jerusalem

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday visited Israel's Ovda Airbase to meet the Indian contingent participating in the biennial Blue Flag exercise involving Air Force missions from eight countries, that aims to share knowledge and combat

Maharashtra Restaurants Allowed To Stay Open Till 12 AM, Shops Till 11 PM

Maharashtra Restaurants Allowed To Stay Open Till 12 AM, Shops Till 11 PM

Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Mumbai

Maharashtra restaurants to be open till midnight, timing extended from 10 pm, shops to be open till 11 pm

India's Covid R-Value Below 1 Since September, Says Study

India's Covid R-Value Below 1 Since September, Says Study

Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Mumbai

India's R-value, which reflects how rapidly the coronavirus pandemic is spreading, has remained below one since September, suggesting that the infection rate is declining, according to a study.

In Trinamool's Latest Attack, PM Modi As James Bond As A Spin On "007"

In Trinamool's Latest Attack, PM Modi As James Bond As A Spin On "007"

Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Tuesday October 19, 2021, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is James Bond in Trinamool Congress's latest attack, with a twist on the British spy's iconic number -- "007".

Asked For Car Papers, UP Man Kidnaps Traffic Cop, Arrested: Police

Asked For Car Papers, UP Man Kidnaps Traffic Cop, Arrested: Police

Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Noida

A man in Uttar Pradesh's Greater Noida has been arrested for allegedly kidnaping an on-duty traffic policeman who had stopped him to check the documents of his car, officials said.

Zomato Reinstates Agent In Customer Row, Adds "Tamil Nadu, We Love You"

Zomato Reinstates Agent In Customer Row, Adds "Tamil Nadu, We Love You"

Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Tuesday October 19, 2021, New Delhi

Within hours of restaurant aggregator and food delivery company Zomato sacking an employee for calling a customer from Tamil Nadu a "liar" and urging him to "learn Hindi", the company founder tweeted saying they are reinstating the person.

40% Seats For Women: Congress Pits Girl Power Against Caste In UP Polls

40% Seats For Women: Congress Pits Girl Power Against Caste In UP Polls

Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Lucknow

The Congress will reserve 40 per cent of its tickets in the coming Uttar Pradesh elections for women, party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said today. "Women can bring about change and they need to step forward," Ms Gandhi Vadra said at a pr

Nainital Cut Off From Rest Of Uttarakhand As Roads Blocked After Heavy Rain

Nainital Cut Off From Rest Of Uttarakhand As Roads Blocked After Heavy Rain

Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Dehradun/Nainital

Incessant rains continued to lash various parts of Uttarakhand on Tuesday, especially Kumaon region, razing houses to the ground and leaving many trapped in the debris.

Video: Elephant, Stranded In Rain-Battered Uttarakhand, Rescued

Video: Elephant, Stranded In Rain-Battered Uttarakhand, Rescued

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Tuesday October 19, 2021

Unprecedented visuals of flooding and rescue operations have captured the damage in Uttarakhand after three days of heavy rain in several parts of the state. Prime Minister Narendra Modi this morning spoke to Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh

Actor Yuvika Chaudhary, Accused Of Casteist Remarks, Granted Interim Bail

Actor Yuvika Chaudhary, Accused Of Casteist Remarks, Granted Interim Bail

Asian News International | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Hansi (Haryana)

Bollywood actor Yuvika Chaudhary today joined the investigation for allegedly using offensive remarks against Scheduled Castes in a social media post.

Watch: Cheruthoni Dam Gates Open To Control Water Levels In Kerala

Watch: Cheruthoni Dam Gates Open To Control Water Levels In Kerala

Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Kochi

Nearly an hour after third shutter of the dam was opened, three sirens were sounded before second shutter was raised by 35 centimeters at 12 pm

Watch: Underconstruction Bridge Washes Away Amid Floods In Uttarakhand

Watch: Underconstruction Bridge Washes Away Amid Floods In Uttarakhand

Asian News International | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Champawat (Uttarakhand)

An under-construction bridge over the Chalthi River in Champawat got washed away due to a rise in water level.

Ex-BJP, Now Trinamool Leader Babul Supriyo Resigns As Lok Sabha MP

Ex-BJP, Now Trinamool Leader Babul Supriyo Resigns As Lok Sabha MP

Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 19, 2021, New Delhi

Former BJP leader Babul Supriyo formally resigned as a Member of Parliament or MP today, a month after he quit the party to join the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress.

Maharashtra Leader's Wife Appears Before Probe Agency In Land Scam Case

Maharashtra Leader's Wife Appears Before Probe Agency In Land Scam Case

Asian News International | Tuesday October 19, 2021, New Delhi

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Eknath Khadse's wife Mandakini Khadse today appeared before the Enforcement Directorate for probe in a case related to an alleged land scam in Pune, an official statement said.

"At 99 Crores. Go For It India": Minister On 100-Crore Vaccine Milestone

"At 99 Crores. Go For It India": Minister On 100-Crore Vaccine Milestone

Asian News International | Tuesday October 19, 2021, New Delhi

India's cumulative COVID-19 vaccination coverage crossed 99 crore today, said Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya.