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 2020-11-25 16:31 

The Hindu

JSW's Shiva Cement to invest 1,500 crore in new clinker unit...

Odisha based Shiva Cement Ltd, 59% owned by JSW Cement Ltd., will invest more than 1,500 crore in a 1.36 million-tonne clinker unit in Sundergarh district of the State. The company would fund this in...

 2020-11-25 16:31 

The Hindu

HC reserves order on plea for holding polls to BBMP council...

Pleas seek direction to hold polls ignoring the increase in number of wards...

 2020-11-25 16:31 

The Hindu

Laurus to buy Richcore in biotechnology foray...

Inks pact with VCs for 247-cr. stake...

 2020-11-25 16:30 

The Times of India

Investors lose Rs 2.24L cr as markets tumble...

Investors' wealth declined by Rs 2,24,978.33 crore on Wednesday as equity markets tumbled from record highs on profit-booking.Snapping a three-session winning streak, the 30-share BSE sensex ended 694.92 points or 1.56 per cent lower at 43,828.10....

 2020-11-25 16:29 

The Hindu

Govt. allots 2,000-cr. for infra funding...

Cabinet approves up to 6,000-crore of equity infusion into NIIF's platform by 2021-22...

 2020-11-25 16:28 

The Hindu

J&K administration lists encroached govt. land on its website...

Details of 0.3 acre allegedly encroached by the PDP to build its office is listed...

 2020-11-25 16:24 

The Hindu

PDP youth wing leader Parra arrested by NIA in connection with terror case...

According to officials, during investigation into Singh's association with Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists, the NIA came across the phone records of Mir which showed that he was in close touch with Parra....

 2020-11-25 16:24 

Press Trust of India

Kerala Guv, CM condole death of Ahmed Patel...

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 25 (PTI) Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and otherleaders of the state on Wednesday condoled the demise ofsenior Congress leader Ahmed Patel. "My heartfelt condolence on the sad demise of Shr...

 2020-11-25 16:23 

Hindustan Times

Germany, Bhutan establish full-fledged diplomatic ties...

The German foreign ministry said the country's ambassador in New Delhi will be accredited for Bhutan too, and maintain "relations with the country from across the border"....

 2020-11-25 16:22 

Hindustan Times

Scotland to make period products freely available to all...

Lawmakers in the Scottish Parliament unanimously approved a bill that will require local authorities to provide free access to items such as tampons and sanitary pads....

 2020-11-25 16:21 

The Hindu

HC takes serious view of obscene content on TV...

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court has expressed shock at the television content that is being telecast after 10 p.m., especially the medical talk shows. The court also observed that some of t...

 2020-11-25 16:18 

The Times of India

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PM Modi unveils coin, postal stamp to mark 100 years of Lucknow varsity...

India News: LUCKNOW: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday unveiled a commemorative coin of the centennial foundation day of the University of Lucknow through....

 2020-11-25 16:17 

Republic World

Snehaveedu Cast: Actors who were part of this 2011 Malayalam family drama...

Know the actors who were a part of 2011 Malayalam family drama 'Snehaveedu'. Read along and have a look at the cast and more details....

 2020-11-25 16:15 

The Hindu

LVB to become DBS Bank India from Nov 27; 25,000 withdrawal restriction to go...

All the branches of LVB will function as branches of DBIL with effect from November 27, the RBI said in a statement...

 2020-11-25 16:15 

The Times of India

Moratorium on Lakshmi Vilas Bank to be lifted on November 27...

The moratorium imposed on Lakshmi Vilas Bank by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will cease to exist from November 27 as against December 16 notified earlier. Consequently, customers of the bank will be able to operate their accounts as customers of DBS Ba...

 2020-11-25 16:13 

The Hindu

Cyclone Nivar shuts down life in coastal districts...

Number-6 cyclonic flag raised in Nagapattinam and Karaikal ports; traders, merchants, fishermen and farmers stay indoors...

 2020-11-25 16:12 

NDTV

Kerala Governor Signs Ordinance Repealing Amendment To Police Act...

Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan on Wednesday signed the ordinance repealing the controversial amendment of the Kerala Police Act, which had triggered a political storm with concerns being raised......

 2020-11-25 16:11 

Hindustan Times

Citing delays, Maharashtra exempts airlines' crew from mandatory Covid test...

The decision comes after national carrier Air India had written to the state government to exempt them from the tests as they operate daily passenger and cargo flights to and from the state....

 2020-11-25 16:10 

Hindustan Times

Gold gains as weak US jobless data stems Wall Street optimism...

Wall Street opened flat on signs of the slowdown in the labour market recovery, in contrast to the record runs seen in global equities as encouraging developments on Covid-19 vaccines and a smooth White House transition bolstered bets on a swifter economi...

 2020-11-25 16:09 

Hindustan Times

Adil Hussain elated with International Emmy win for Delhi Crime: It didn't resort to unnecessary violence or cuss words to capture attention...

Actor Adil Hussain feels there hadn't been a web show before Delhi Crime, which has won the International Emmy for Drama Series, that handled such a subject so sensitively....

 2020-11-25 16:08 

Press Trust of India

Smriti Irani slams TRS govt over Hyderabad floods...

Hyderabad, Nov 25 (PTI) As the campaign for coming elections to the city civic body hotted up, Union Minister andsenior BJP leader Smriti Irani on Wednesday slammed the rulingTRS over the recent floods here asking how 75,000'encroachments' thrived...

 2020-11-25 16:07 

Hindustan Times

With Adipurush, Radhe Shyam and Nag Ashwin's film, Prabhas has more thanRs 1000 crore riding on his films...

According to sources in the know, Prabhas has more thanRs 1000 crore riding on his three upcoming films - Adipurush, Radhe Shyam and Nag Ashwin's film opposite Deepika Padukone....

 2020-11-25 16:06 

Republic World

Grammy 2021 Nominations: BTS bags their first ever nomination for Dynamite...

Grammy 2021 nominations are finally out. South Korean K-pop group, BTS has bagged their first-ever Grammy nomination in the Best Pop Duo/Group Performance....

 2020-11-25 16:04 

Hindustan Times

ISL training grounds could lead to injuries, says NorthEast coach Nus...

With 11 teams in Goa, good training grounds was always going to be a problem. The league started identifying and working on getting pitches ready in August. ISL teams were asked to choose training venues in September....

 2020-11-25 16:04 

Press Trust of India

Ex-marine commando recalls night of 26/11...

New Delhi, Nov 25 (PTI) Former marine commando Praveen Kumar Teotia, who led his team during the counter-terrorist operations in the wake of the 26/11 attack in Mumbai, gives a minute-by-minute account of that deadly night inside the Taj hotel in his memo...

 2020-11-25 16:03 

The Times of India

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Centre asks states to take steps to reopen medical colleges from or before December 1...

India News: NEW DELHI: The Union health ministry Wednesday asked state governments to initiate steps for reopening of medical colleges from December 1 or before i....

 2020-11-25 16:02 

Republic World

BJP pulls out big guns for Hyderabad civic Shah, Yogi Nadda to campaign: Sources...

Pulling the big guns for the upcoming Hyderabad Municipal polls, BJP chief JP Nadda, Home Minister Amit Shah and UP CM Yogi Adityanath are set to rally in city...

 2020-11-25 16:01 

Hindustan Times

Pandemic has redefined storytelling: Manoj Joshi...

Actor Manoj Joshi says with the pandemic-enforced new normal, cinema too is redefining itself. "The thought process of writers and view-point of the audience both has......

 2020-11-25 16:00 

BloombergQuint

Eagles' Carson Wentz Shows That If You're Bad, Be $32 Million Bad...

Eagles' Carson Wentz Shows That If You're Bad, Be $32 Million Bad...

 2020-11-25 16:00 

Hindustan Times

LU days helped Jalota musically!...

'Bhajan Samraat' and Padma Shri recipient Anup Jalota says learning of Hindi literature from Lucknow University helped him a lot in his career. "I got knowledge......

 2020-11-25 16:00 

Sambad English

Balia, one of separated conjoined twins from Odisha, dies...

Balia, one of the separated conjoined twins from Milipada village in Odisha's Kandhamal district, died while undergoing treatment at the SCB Medical College and Hospital...

 2020-11-25 15:59 

Hindustan Times

India, Bahrain to strengthen Covid-related cooperation...

S Jaishankar and his Bahrain counterpart Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani discussed bilateral, regional and global issues, including cooperation in dealing with post-Covid-19 challenges....

 2020-11-25 15:57 

BloombergQuint

Banks Fight Fast-Track for Ban on Bias Against Oil, Gun Firms...

Banks Fight Fast-Track for Ban on Bias Against Oil, Gun Firms...

 2020-11-25 15:57 

BloombergQuint

Covid Rising in U.S. Southwest as Midwest Sees a Reprieve...

Covid Rising in U.S. Southwest as Midwest Sees a Reprieve...

 2020-11-25 15:57 

Hindustan Times

Indian-origin MP in New Zealand takes oath in Sanskrit and Te Reo Mori. Video is now viral...

33-year-old Dr Gaurav Sharma hails fromHimachal Pradesh inIndia and now he's elected as MP for Hamilton West, New Zealand....

 2020-11-25 15:57 

Republic World

Bengal BJP chief Ghoshs convoy attacked allegedly by TMC goons, 2nd attack in 2 weeks...

In yet another incident of attack on the BJP in West Bengal, the party's state chief Dilip Ghosh's convoy was attacked on Wednesday evening in Murshidabad....

 2020-11-25 15:56 

NDTV

Tarun Gogoi Led Assam In Challenging Period: Himanta Biswa Sarma...

Ahead of the last rites of three-time Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, his one-time colleague who later rebelled against him, Himanta Biswa Sarma, said Mr Gogoi was a "great team leader" who promoted......

 2020-11-25 15:56 

The Hindu

Prefix calls from landline to mobile with 0 from Jan. 15, says DoT...

It will free up sufficient numbering resources for future use...

 2020-11-25 15:56 

The Hindu

Class X, XII teachers to report for work...

50% of the teachers on a day should attend school from December 17...

 2020-11-25 15:55 

NDTV

Top Court Asks Centre On Women Officers' Status Over Permanent Commission...

The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought to know from the Centre, the individual status of 615 serving Short Service Commission (SSC) women officers in Indian Army, out of whom 422 have been found fit on......

 2020-11-25 15:53 

The Hindu

From 20 p.c. positivity rate in Sept., COVID-19 cases down to 2 per cent...

Case Fatality Rate in Mysuru is now close to the target of one per cent after 1.2 per cent registered in last two weeks...

 2020-11-25 15:52 

Sambad English

Satya Nagar branch of Benchmark Classes inaugurated...

Bhubaneswar: Benchmark Classes opened its one more branch at Satya Nagar here today....

 2020-11-25 15:52 

Hindustan Times

Kashmir not on agenda of OIC foreign ministers' meet...

A statement issued by Pakistan's Foreign Office on Wednesday to announce foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi's participation in the meeting of the OIC's council of foreign ministers claimed the two-day session will discuss a range of issues ...

 2020-11-25 15:51 

The Hindu

Farmers' organisation meets CM seeking higher price for tobacco...

Cultivation cost increasing by the year, they tell Yediyurappa...

 2020-11-25 15:51 

BloombergQuint

Alleged Members of Nigerian Cybercrime Ring Arrested in Lagos...

Alleged Members of Nigerian Cybercrime Ring Arrested in Lagos...

 2020-11-25 15:50 

Hindustan Times

2 weightlifters lose London Olympic medals because of doping...

The latest sanctions bring the total of London doping cases to 77, five more than at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, according to IOC statistics....

 2020-11-25 15:49 

Republic World

Milind Soman and Ankita Konwar camp at Kala Pokhri, couple shares pictures...

Milind Soman and Ankita Konwar are exploring the peaks of Darjeeling and are en-route Sandakphu, the highest peak in the state of West Bengal, India. See pics —...

 2020-11-25 15:48 

The Hindu

Man burnt alive after thatched shed catches fire...

A 67-year-old man was burnt alive when his thatched shed allegedly caught fire, at Gantavanipalem under Munagapaka police station limits, in the district, in the early hours of Wednesday.The deceased...

 2020-11-25 15:48 

Hindustan Times

J-K authorities issue avalanche warning in 12 districts...

A 'medium danger' avalanche warning has been issued for the higher reaches of Kishtwar, Kupwara and Bandipora districts, they said....

 2020-11-25 15:48 

Press Trust of India

Rupee rises 10 paise to 73.91 against US dollar...

(Eds: Adding details) Mumbai, Nov 25 (PTI) Rising for the fourth straight session, the rupee appreciated by 10 paise to close at nearly a month high of 73.91 against the US dollar on Wednesday as positive development on the coronavirus vaccine front enthu...

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