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India may again attempt soft landing on Moon next Nov

India may again attempt soft landing on Moon next Nov

Friday, 15 November 2019 | PTI | Bengaluru

After an unsuccessful bid two months ago,  India may attempt another soft landing on the Moon by next year-end, probably in November, sources in ISRO said on Thursday. The Indian Space Research Organisation had constituted a high-level committee, headed by S Somanath, Director of Thiruvanathapuram-based Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, the lead...

Poll process in J&K to begin ‘soon’: LG

Friday, 15 November 2019 | PTI | Jammu

Hinting at holding Assembly polls in Jammu & Kashmir in the near future, Lieutenant Governor (LG) Girish Chandra Murmu on Thursday said the election process will begin soon.  “Election will come. It is a Union territory with a legislature, it will not continue like this (LG’s rule),” he said, while addressing...

Focus shifts to Left Govt in Kerala

Friday, 15 November 2019 | PTI | Thiruvananthapuram

Ahead of the pilgrimage season at the Lord Ayyappa shrine commencing on November 17, the focus has now shifted to the LDF government in Kerala over allowing women in the 10-50 age group to offer prayers as the Supreme Court has decided to keep pending the pleas seeking review of...

Telangana RTC strike: Will temporarily drop merger demand, say unions’

Friday, 15 November 2019 | PTI | Hyderabad

Alleging that the Telangana Government was misleading the public and the courts, the agitating TSRTC employees on Thursday said they were willing to drop their main demand of merger of the corporation with the transport department, for time being.  “When talks were held earlier we had indicated that we were willing...

Wasim Rizvi donates Rs 51,000 for Ram temple

Friday, 15 November 2019 | PTI | Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh Shia Central Waqf Board chairman Wasim Rizvi on Thursday announced he is donating Rs  51,000 for the construction of a Ram temple in Ayodhya. Rizvi said the Board favoured the construction of a Ram temple in Ayodhya and the Supreme Court judgment on the decades-old issue is the “best...

India, China agree to hold next round of border talks after Modi-Xi meet in Brazil

Friday, 15 November 2019 | PTI | Brasilia/Beijing

India and China have agreed to hold another meeting on matters relating to the boundary question after Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the BRICS Summit here, according to an official statement. The 21st round of India-China border talks, led by Special Representatives (SR)...

Brazilian President Bolsonaro to be chief guest at next R-Day

Friday, 15 November 2019 | PTI | Brasilia

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has  accepted Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s invitation to be the chief  guest at India’s Republic Day celebrations in 2020. Prime Minister Modi met Bolsonaro on Wednesday on the sidelines  of the 11th BRICS Summit held here to focus on building mechanisms  for counter-terrorism cooperation and strengthen India’s...

Received no communication from AIMPLB on reviewing Ayodhya verdict: Ansari

Friday, 15 November 2019 | PTI | Ayodhya

Ahead of the All India Muslim Personal  Law Board’s meeting to decide whether to seek a review of the Supreme Court verdict in the Ayodhya case, the main litigant Iqbal Ansari  has said he does not wish to be a party to that and the Board can do whatever it...

State Editions

HC rejects Rai’s plea, reserves verdict on Tirkey

15 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

in brief

15 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

App to track crowd at polling booths

15 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Fight over J’khand seats may end BJP-AJSU’s 19-year ties

15 November 2019 | Pranav Pratyush | Ranchi

BJP plans six rallies of PM Modi in State

15 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Procure 32 L MT of rice from C’garh: Baghel to Centre

15 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | Raipur

Sunday Edition

Cleaning Delhi’s Air An Ethical and Economic Dilemma

10 November 2019 | Dr Manish Kumar Shrivastava | Agenda

Beyond Time and Space

10 November 2019 | Dr Asha Goswami | Agenda

Loving your own space

10 November 2019 | Sarita Mathur | Agenda

We need love to exist

10 November 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Stay alert to keep mind in shape

10 November 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Ayodhya judgment: Reasons & resolution

10 November 2019 | PNS | Agenda