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 2020-12-04 17:22 

The Hindu

Olympics to cost extra $2.4 billion: organisers...

The coronavirus-delayed Tokyo Olympics will cost at least an extra $2.4 billion, organisers said on Friday, with the postponement and a raft of pandemic health measures ballooning an already outsized...

 2020-12-04 17:22 

The Times of India

Qatar rules out normalisation of Israel ties for now...

Qatar's foreign minister said Friday that his country remains committed to the creation of a Palestinian state with its capital in east Jerusalem, and that progress on that front would need to be "at the core" of any agreement to normalize rel...

 2020-12-04 17:19 

The Hindu

TRS emerges single largest party...

Big gains for BJP, MIM wins in its strongholds...

 2020-12-04 17:17 

The Hindu

Radhakrishnan is new National chief coach...

Almost six months after Bahadur Singh's exit, the Athletics Federation of India confirmed Radhakrishnan Nair as the National chief coach on Friday. The 62-year-old from Kerala, a World Athletics Level...

 2020-12-04 17:15 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Striking a balance after Malabar, India holds exercise with Russia...

India News: NEW DELHI: India kicked off a two-day naval exercise with Russia in the eastern Indian Ocean Region (IOR) on Friday, striking a balance after the high....

 2020-12-04 17:13 

The Quint

Anvay Naik Case: Charge Sheet Filed Against Arnab, 2 Others...

On Thursday, Goswami had filed an application requesting Bombay HC to halt the filing of the charge sheet....

 2020-12-04 17:12 

The Hindu

Not practical to ban switch-hit: Taufel...

Former ICC Elite Panel umpire Simon Taufel feels it will not be practical to outlaw the switch-hit shot, adding that it's "impossible" for the on-field umpire to monitor the batsman for change in grip...

 2020-12-04 17:07 

The Hindu

Another FIR lodged in U.P. under new unlawful conversion ordinance...

Complainant in Mau accuses local man of abducting his daughter on the eve of her wedding...

 2020-12-04 17:07 

The Times of India

[ India ]

National Education Policy to transform India into knowledge superpower: Pokhriyal...

India News: Union education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' on Friday said that the National Education Policy-2020 (NEP) will transform India into a 'knowledg...

 2020-12-04 17:06 

NDTV

"Vaccines Don't Equal Zero Covid", Says World Health Organization...

The roll-out of vaccines to fight the Covid-19 pandemic will not, on its own, eliminate the virus, the World Health Organization said on Friday....

 2020-12-04 17:06 

The Hindu

Spurs through despite draw...

Arsenal welcomes back fans in routine win over Rapid Vienna...

 2020-12-04 17:04 

The Times of India

Investors binge on Burger King IPO, offer oversubscribed...

Investors seem to have fully savoured the Burger King India IPO, with the share sale getting subscribed a massive 156.65 times on the last day of the offer. The portion meant for qualified institutional buyers (QIBs) was subscribed 86.64 times, non-instit...

 2020-12-04 17:04 

The Hindu

HC for dedicated wing to act on offences highlighted by media...

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court on Friday sought a response from the State government on setting up a dedicated wing to look into and take necessary action based on offences that were highl...

 2020-12-04 17:03 

NDTV

BJP Leader's Jab At Uddhav Thackeray Over Sonia Gandhi, Sharad Pawar Ties...

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Pankaja Munde on Friday said that Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray's relations with Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar and Congress......

 2020-12-04 17:03 

The Quint

GHMC Results: TRS Leads, But BJP is The Star of the Show...

What message is Hyderabad sending with this mandate? Tune in!...

 2020-12-04 17:02 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Mohan Bhagwat arrives in Patna to attend Akhil Bhartiya Karyakari Mandal meeting...

India News: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat on Friday arrived in Patna to attend a meeting of the Akhil Bhartiya Karyakari Mandal (ABKM) on...

 2020-12-04 17:01 

NDTV

India's COVID-19 Active Caseload Drops To 4.3% Of Total Cases: Centre...

India's COVID-19 active caseload has fallen to comprise 4.35 per cent of the total coronavirus infections reported so far from 4.44 per cent on Thursday, the Union health ministry said....

 2020-12-04 16:59 

The Hindu

Sneha Singh wins second pro-title...

Sneha Singh of Hyderabad won her second pro-title when she notched up a four-shot clear victory with rounds of 71, 72 and 74 for a total of one-over par. The 16-year-old amateur dominated from first d...

 2020-12-04 16:59 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Protesting farmers call for 'Bharat Bandh' on December 8, say will intensify agitation if demands not met...

India News: Hardening their position ahead of the fifth round of talks with the government, agitating farmers on Friday announced a 'Bharat Bandh' on December 8 a...

 2020-12-04 16:55 

The Hindu

Williamson hits a Test-high 251...

It is the Kiwi skipper's third double-century as the host piles it on...

 2020-12-04 16:55 

Press Trust of India

RGCB s second campus to be named after M S Golwalkar...

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 4 (PTI) The second campus of Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB), which will be amajor knowledge centre and hub for mid and high levelinnovation, is ready for dedication to the nation, UnionMinister for Science and Technol...

 2020-12-04 16:53 

The Quint

Explained: What’s Happening With India’s Domestic Cricket Season?...

Ganguly had said that a plan had been drawn up to conduct a shortened domestic season between January & March 2021....

 2020-12-04 16:53 

Press Trust of India

Kerala logs 5,718 new COVID-19 cases, 5,496 recoveries...

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 4 (PTI): Kerala recorded 5,718 fresh COVID-19 cases and 5,496 recoveries on Friday, as thetoll mounted to 2,358 with 29 additionalfatalities, Healthminister K K Shailaja said. In the last 24 hours, 57,456 samples have been tested a...

 2020-12-04 16:52 

The Hindu

Kudimaramathu work has increased green cover in Sivaganga: CM...

'Roads leading to the district are getting a facelift'...

 2020-12-04 16:52 

Press Trust of India

C'garh: Trader held in Durg for input tax credit fraud...

Raipur, Dec 4 (PTI) An iron and steel products trader was arrested in Chhattisgarh's Durg district for allegedlypassing on input tax credit worth Rs 14.71 crore by issuingbogus invoices to firms, a Central GST official said onFriday.In a statement, it...

 2020-12-04 16:50 

The Hindu

Duped investors told to lodge complaints...

Organised Crime Unit of Crime Branch Criminal Investigation Department has sought complaints from investors against a website-based multi-level marketing company, Click Advert Solutions, in connecti...

 2020-12-04 16:50 

The Times of India

ED seizes Vijay Mallya's assets worth 1.6m in France...

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday seized fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya's assets worth 1.6 million (approximately Rs 14 crore) in France, under the anti-money laundering law. On request of ED, French authorities have seized Mallya's pr...

 2020-12-04 16:47 

Oneindia

GHMC Election Results 2020: TRS emerges single largest party at 55 seats, BJP clinches second spot...

The ruling TRS is all set to retain control of the city civic body, winning 55 of the 150 seats so far, while BJP''s high profile campaign appeared to have paid off, with the party winning 48....

 2020-12-04 16:47 

NDTV

India Kick-Starts 2-Day Naval Drill With Russia In Indian Ocean...

India on Friday kick started a two-day naval exercise with Russia in eastern Indian Ocean, two weeks after it conducted the Malabar wargames with the US, Australia and Japan....

 2020-12-04 16:44 

NDTV

Jannayak Janta Party Asks Minister To Withdraw Cases Against Farmers...

Jannayak Janta Party (JJP), the BJP's coalition partner in Haryana, met Home Minister Anil Vij today and sought withdrawal of cases registered in the state against farmers participating in the "Delhi......

 2020-12-04 16:43 

The Hindu

Madurai gets advanced cancer treatment facility...

Chief Minister inaugurates Regional Cancer Centre at Balarengapuram GH...

 2020-12-04 16:43 

The Hindu

Polls will change course of State politics: Thushar...

'Alliance with BDJS has helped BJP a lot'...

 2020-12-04 16:40 

Oneindia

Hyderabad GHMC Election Results 2020: 'Moral victory, party only alternative to TRS in Telangana', says BJP...

BJP's performance in the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) polls is a 'moral victory' for the party and it has emerged as the 'only alternative' to the ruling TRS in Telangana, its general secretary Bhupender Yadav said on...

 2020-12-04 16:38 

The Hindu

8.5 kg of gold seized...

TIRUCHI Officers of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) seized around 8.5 kilograms of 24 carat gold smuggled by eight passengers who arrived here on Friday from Dubai by IndiGo and Air Indi...

 2020-12-04 16:37 

Republic World

CPI(M) cries foul over proposal of postal voting rights to NRIs, seeks all-party meeting...

CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury expressed shock at the Election Commission of India's purported proposal to give postal voting rights to NRIs....

 2020-12-04 16:35 

The Hindu

Farm laws will destroy agriculture sector, says Haryana Congress chief...

JJP delegation asks Haryana Home Minister to withdraw cases against farmers immediately....

 2020-12-04 16:35 

The Hindu

Voters should sanitise hands before, after polling...

No sale of liquor for 48 hours from Tuesday, on counting day...

 2020-12-04 16:35 

Press Trust of India

Navy Day celebrated in Kolkata...

Kolkata, Dec 4 (PTI) The 49th Navy Day was commemorated here on Friday with the Indian Navy payingtribute to its personnel for their sacrifice and celebratingvictory over Pakistan in the 1971 war, an official said.On behalf of the Naval Officer-in-Charge,...

 2020-12-04 16:34 

The Financial Express

Nirmala Sitharaman urges DRI, customs to ensure every economic offender is taken to task...

Finance Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey said DRI has contributed to the economy by actively bringing to light some significant cases of commercial frauds and cross-border smuggling....

 2020-12-04 16:34 

Press Trust of India

Protesting farmers call for 'Bharat Bandh' on Dec 8, say will intensify agitation if demands not met...

New Delhi, Dec 4 (PTI) Hardening their position ahead of the fifth round of talks with the government, agitating farmers on Friday announced a 'Bharat Bandh' on December 8 and said they would occupy toll plazas on that day. Addressing a press conf...

 2020-12-04 16:33 

The Times of India

Forex reserves down $469 million to $574.82 billion...

After touching a lifetime high in previous week, the country's foreign exchange reserves declined $469 million to $574.821 billion in the week ended November 27, RBI data showed. In the previous week ended November 20, the reserves had increased by $2...

 2020-12-04 16:33 

The Times of India

[ India ]

CBI searches 3 locations in Delhi in Rs 1,800-crore bank fraud case...

India News: The CBI on Friday carried out searches at three locations here after booking Jay Polychem Ltd in a Rs 1,800-crore alleged bank fraud in the State Bank...

 2020-12-04 16:32 

The Hindu

UDF manifesto promises care and development...

The manifesto is titled 'Our Own Thrissur'...

 2020-12-04 16:30 

The Quint

WhatsApp Users Must Accept Updated Terms or ‘Delete’ Their Account...

WhatsApp is also set to bring in in-app notifications....

 2020-12-04 16:29 

IBTimes India

Abhinav Shukla calls my wife at odd hours, has drinking problem; claims Kavita Kaushik's husband...

During the fight, Kavita had threatened Rubina to reveal some very personal and embarrassing things about Abhinav Shukla. She walked out of the house after a nasty fight with Rubina Dilaik. And now, Kavita Kaushik's husband Ronnit has alleged that Abh...

 2020-12-04 16:29 

The Hindu

An AR-powered tool to teach and learn using interactive graphics...

In a remote-learning set up, the teacher can record the video of the graphics and the students can download it on their smartphones and view....

 2020-12-04 16:29 

The Financial Express

Over 50 unicorn startups expected in India by 2022: Official...

Rai said by 2025, Indian software products revenue will be USD 70-80 billion against the existing USD 10 billion....

 2020-12-04 16:26 

Press Trust of India

Three killed in Hanumangarh house fire...

Jaipur, Dec 4 (PTI) A 30-year-old woman and her two children were killed when a fire broke out at their house in Rajasthan's Hanumangarh district, police said on Friday. The incident took place on Thursday night in Chak 6 BHM Dhorewala area under Pili...

 2020-12-04 16:25 

The Times of India

UK says Brexit talks 'are at a difficult point'...

Britain's government on Friday said Brexit talks with the European Union had reached a "difficult" moment and rejected any deal that impedes on UK sovereignty. "Time is in very short supply. We are at a difficult point in the talks," P...

 2020-12-04 16:23 

NDTV

Keylong Is Himachal Pradesh's Coldest Place At Minus 6.7 Degrees...

The weather in Himachal Pradesh remained dry on Friday with Keylong in Lahaul and Spiti district being the coldest recorded place in the state at minus 6.9 degrees Celsius, the meteorological......

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