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  20 Oct 2021

In focus, 20 Oct 2021

COVID-19: Centre issues revised guidelines for international arrivals in India

The order further directed the in-flight crew to ensure that COVID appropriate behaviour is followed at all times

20 Oct 2021 7:23 PM

Cruise drugs case: Special court refuses bail to Aryan Khan

While Aryan Khan and Merchant are lodged at the Arthur Road prison in Mumbai, Dhamecha is lodged at the Byculla women's prison here

20 Oct 2021 3:39 PM

Encounter in J-K's Shopian, two militants killed

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Dragad area of Shopian district following information about presence of militants

20 Oct 2021 1:39 PM

Amarinder Singh says will launch his own party, open to seat arrangement with BJP

Singh resigned as chief minister of Punjab last month after a bitter feud with Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu

20 Oct 2021 1:25 PM

Lakhimpur Kheri incident: SC asks UP govt to record statements of remaining witnesses

The apex court was told by the UP government that statements of four out of the 44 witnesses have been recorded by the judicial magistrate

20 Oct 2021 1:08 PM


Facebook plans rebrand with new name, says The Verge

The name change will be announced next week, The Verge reported

20 Oct 2021 12:32 PM

Huge cache of weapons recovered near India-Pak border in Punjab's Tarn Taran

Punjab Police and the Border Security Force (BSF) recovered 22 pistols, 44 magazines and 100 rounds of ammunition

20 Oct 2021 12:14 PM

PM Modi inaugurates Kushinagar International Airport in Uttar Pradesh

The Kushinagar International Airport has been built at an estimated cost of Rs. 260 crore

20 Oct 2021 11:31 AM

Instagram now allows users to co-author posts, share likes

The new Collabs feature effectively allows two accounts to co-author a post or Reel

20 Oct 2021 11:28 AM

India reports 14,623 new COVID cases, 197 deaths, active cases lowest in 229 days

A decrease of 5,020 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours

20 Oct 2021 10:08 AM


WHO chief calls Mansukh Mandviya; discusses Covaxin, resuming AstraZeneca vaccine

The WHO Director-General said that he also discussed with Mandaviya vaccine equity issues

20 Oct 2021 10:02 AM

Changing saving habits a challenge to gold demand

Decreasing household savings is a challenge for gold demand in the shor- term

20 Oct 2021 9:15 AM

Home prices seen moving up in a year

Real estate prices have remained stagnant for six-seven years and have hit rock-bottom in recent times

20 Oct 2021 9:09 AM

Indian pension system ranks amongst worst

With little social security coverage, the workforce in India has to manage pension savings on its own for the most part

20 Oct 2021 9:00 AM

New Mideast 'Quad' takes shape as Israel, UAE join India and America

The new arrangement has been formed at a time when China has been expanding its infrastructure projects

20 Oct 2021 8:12 AM


Pakistan Navy claims it 'blocked' Indian submarine entering waters

The Pakistan Army also released a short footage of the purported incident to the media

20 Oct 2021 8:03 AM

Anand K. Sahay | Assertive Sonia helps, but Cong’s G-23 issues remain

Gandhi's bold performance at the last meeting of the Congress Working Committee on October 16 can leave no room for doubt on that score

20 Oct 2021 7:21 AM

India to cross 100cr vaccine mark today

If the vaccination continued at the current pace, India would cross the one billion mark on Wednesday

20 Oct 2021 3:51 AM

Praveen Davar | 1971 War: How India’s foreign policy was key to Dhaka triumph

In fact, Kissinger warned India on behalf of President Richard Nixon that India shouldn’t even think of attacking Pakistan

20 Oct 2021 1:49 AM

Business Coach Taranjeet Singh on a mission to help SMEs in revamping their business model

It is quite important for small businesses to have a coach who can mentor and guide them to generate good revenues

20 Oct 2021 12:12 AM