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  15 Oct 2021

In focus, 15 Oct 2021

India logs 16,862 new COVID-19 cases, 379 fatalities

With the addition of new cases, the total cases reported across the country since the onset of the pandemic reached 3,40,37,592

15 Oct 2021 12:06 PM

RBI hints at moves to ease capital controls

RBI's Sankar said from a macroprudential perspective, it needs to be considered whether FAR should be linked to index inclusion

15 Oct 2021 7:52 AM

Mumbai property registrations spike

Mumbai recorded property registrations of 2,494 units or daily 356 units during the first seven days of the auspicious Navratri festival

15 Oct 2021 7:48 AM

Market stays In Bulls Grip, Sensex hits 61K

During the holiday shortened week the Sensex gained 2.6 per cent while the Nifty-50 gained 2.9 per cent

15 Oct 2021 7:46 AM

Vehicle sales drop 41% in September

The sales dropped as high commodity prices and semiconductor crunch aggravated problems for automakers

15 Oct 2021 7:44 AM


WPI inflation eases to 10.66% in September

The food inflation contracted to 4.69 per cent in September against a 1.29 per cent fall a month ago

15 Oct 2021 7:42 AM

Goons attack Hindu temples in Bangladesh during Durga Puja, 4 killed

A home ministry spokesperson said that the Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) troops have been deployed in 22 districts across the country

15 Oct 2021 3:29 AM

Terrorism weapon of choice of non-state actors, irresponsible states: Rajnath

In his speech, the defence minister also provided a brief overview of the role being played by women in the Indian armed forces

15 Oct 2021 3:07 AM

Modi enhanced value of Indian passport: Amit Shah

The entire world has changed the outlook towards India, Shah said

15 Oct 2021 2:32 AM

Biological E to submit final data on its COVID-19 vaccine Corbevax till November end

The Corbevax is the third made-in-India vaccine against coronavirus, the other two indigenous vaccines are Covaxin and ZyCoV-D

15 Oct 2021 2:23 AM


Another Army jawan killed, JCO injured in gunfight with militants in J&K’s Poonch

The latest encounter between a group of militants and the security forces took place in Bhata Dhurian village, not far from the LoC

15 Oct 2021 2:12 AM

Two J&K scribes detained, sent to jail on 2-day remand

The police had asked for eight days remand of both Shah who is the editor of an online newsweekly magazine – Kashmir First

15 Oct 2021 2:04 AM

India re-elected to UNHRC for 6th term with overwhelming majority

Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) TS Tirumurti said that India will continue to further human rights issues

15 Oct 2021 12:41 AM

AA Edit | Lakhimpur: Backlash gives Opp. a fighting chance

All sorts of organisational preparations have commenced, keeping the poll in mind

15 Oct 2021 12:38 AM

AA Edit | Ready for post-Covid takeoff

Domestic air passenger traffic had already risen 74 per cent annually and three per cent sequentially to 6.9 million passengers in September

15 Oct 2021 12:38 AM


Shobhaa De | Aryan Khan: Connecting the dots is a challenge!

The bald truth in this matter is that nobody really knows what’s going on

15 Oct 2021 12:37 AM

Dilip Cherian | One scrape too many: Is it time now to rethink training for IAS?

There have been at least two similar instances when young IAS officers have dragged their governments and the service into disrepute

15 Oct 2021 12:34 AM

Children who spent more time in nature during lockdown fared best: Study

Children from less affluent backgrounds are likely to have found COVID-19 lockdowns more challenging to their mental health

15 Oct 2021 12:31 AM

Skin Suppression Causes Autism! Know How it Does?

Women experiencing Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) and the more serious Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD) hourly have trouble sleeping

15 Oct 2021 12:02 AM