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Terrorism results in USD 1 trillion loss to world economy: PM Modi at BRICS Summit

Terrorism results in USD 1 trillion loss to world economy: PM Modi at BRICS Summit

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | PTI | Brasilia

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday raised the issue of terrorism at the 11th BRICS Summit here and said the menace has resulted in the loss of USD 1 trillion to the world economy. Addressing the BRICS Plenary Session at the iconic Itamaraty Palace in the presence of the Presidents of...

India may again attempt soft landing on Moon next November

India may again attempt soft landing on Moon next November

Thursday, 14 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...

Disqualified Karnataka MLAs, barring Roshan Baig, join BJP

Disqualified Karnataka MLAs, barring Roshan Baig, join BJP

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | PTI | Bengaluru

A day after the Supreme Court paved the way for them to contest the December 5 Assembly bypolls in Karnataka, 16 disqualified Congress-JD(S) legislators on Thursday joined the BJP here. Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, state BJP chief Nalin Kumar Kateel and National General Secretary in charge of Karnataka, P Muralidhar...

Rafale deal: SC closes contempt proceedings against Rahul Gandhi, asks him to be careful in future

Rafale deal: SC closes contempt proceedings against Rahul Gandhi, asks him to be careful in future

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Thursday closed the contempt plea against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for wrongly attributing to the apex court his "chowkidar chor hai" remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in connection with the Rafale case. The court said the remarks made by Gandhi were far from true and he...

Putin invites Modi for Victory Day celebrations in May

Putin invites Modi for Victory Day celebrations in May

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | PTI | Brasilia

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the Victory Day celebrations in May next year as the two leaders had an "excellent meeting" here and discussed ways to further cement their special strategic partnership. Modi, who is in Brazil for the 11th BRICS Summit which will...

SC dismisses pleas seeking review of Rafale judgment

SC dismisses pleas seeking review of Rafale judgment

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed the review petitions against its verdict in the Rafale deal on grounds that they lacked merit, reiterating its clean chit to the Modi government in the fighter jet agreement with French firm Dassault Aviation. The apex court also rejected the contention that there was need...

SC refers various religious issues, including women's entry to Sabarimala, to larger bench

SC refers various religious issues, including women's entry to Sabarimala, to larger bench

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Thursday said a seven-judge bench will re-examine various religious issues, including the entry of women into the Sabarimala temple and mosques and the practice of female genital mutilation in the Dawoodi Bohra community. While the five-judge bench unanimously agreed to refer the religious issues to a larger...

Air quality in Delhi turns severe

Air quality in Delhi turns severe

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The air quality in Delhi on Thursday slipped into the severe category with the AQI being recorded at 460. The Dwarka Sector 8 air monitoring centre recorded an air quality index of 496 and Nehru Nagar and JLN Stadium 492. An AQI between 201 and 300 is considered 'poor', 301-400 'very poor'...

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