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  • Oct 04, 2021 10:08 PM IST

    ‘Working to get things back to normal as quickly as possible’: Facebook

    “We’re aware that some people are having trouble accessing our apps and products. We’re working to get things back to normal as quickly as possible, and we apologize for any inconvenience,” Facebook said on Monday. 

  • Oct 04, 2021 09:54 PM IST

    Working to get things back to normal: WhatsApp after global outage

    "We’re aware that some people are experiencing issues with WhatsApp at the moment. We’re working to get things back to normal and will send an update here as soon as possible," WhatsApp said on Monday.

  • Oct 04, 2021 09:20 PM IST

    WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook down for users

    WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook is currently down for users. 

  • Oct 04, 2021 07:58 PM IST

    ED arrests Unitech founder Ramesh Chandra, his daughter-in-law Preeti in money laundering probe

    The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday arrested Unitech founder Ramesh Chandra, his daughter-in-law Preeti in money laundering probe.

  • Oct 04, 2021 07:48 PM IST

    ‘Papers were leaked during BJP rule too’: Rajasthan CM Gehlot on REET scandal

    As the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Rajasthan alleged that test paper of the Rajasthan Eligibility Examination for Teachers (REET) was leaked before the exam took place, and flagged other irregularities during the exam, chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday dismissed the allegation by saying the Congress-led state government managed the entire process of REET very well. Read more

  • Oct 04, 2021 07:15 PM IST

    Priyanka Gandhi slams Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav over Lakhimpur incident

    Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Monday slammed Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) chief Mayawati and Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav over the Lakhimpuri Kheri incident. Speaking to Hindustan Times, Gandhi said that it is only the Congress party which has raised issues in Uttar Pradesh. 

  • Oct 04, 2021 07:08 PM IST

    US oil prices hit highest level since 2014 as OPEC+ meets

  • Oct 04, 2021 06:39 PM IST

    Cases related to Pandora papers will be investigated, says CBDT

    The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) said on Monday that cases related to the Pandora papers will be investigated.

  • Oct 04, 2021 06:26 PM IST

    Kerala records 8,850 fresh Covid-19 cases, 149 more deaths

    Kerala on Monday recorded 8,850 new cases and 149 more deaths due to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), taking the caseload and death toll to 4,729,083 and 25,526 respectively. The number of people who recovered from the infection since Sunday was 17,007, which brought the total recoveries to 4,574,206 and the number of active cases to 128,736.

  • Oct 04, 2021 05:49 PM IST

    Actor Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan Khan, 2 accused sent to NCB custody till October 7

    Actor Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan Khan, Arbaaz Merchant and Munmun Dhamecha have been sent to the custody of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) till October 7 in connection with their involvement in the cruise ship rave party case. 

  • Oct 04, 2021 05:39 PM IST

    Jan Adhikar Party chief Pappu Yadav acquitted in 32-year-old kidnapping case

    Former MP and Jan Adhikar Party president Rajiv Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav has been acquitted in a 32-year-old kidnapping case. 

  • Oct 04, 2021 05:10 PM IST

    Reopening schools with determination we won’t have to shut them again: Maharashtra CM Thackeray

    Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray said schools were reopened in Maharashtra from Monday after a lot of deliberations with a determination that they will not be shut again. Read more

  • Oct 04, 2021 04:53 PM IST

    World Trade Organization revises up trade forecasts for 2021, 2022

  • Oct 04, 2021 04:44 PM IST

    NCB interrogated me for the last 48 hrs but found nothing: Aryan Khan

    Aryan Khan also said that the NCB interrogate him for the last 48 hours in connection with the cruise ship rave party case but found nothing. “I am a twenty-four-year-old-boy with no criminal antecedents. I have co-operated with them so any prayer for further custody should be rejected,” Khan said. 

  • Oct 04, 2021 04:32 PM IST

    Mumbai cruise ship rave party case: Was invited as a guest, nothing found in my bag, says Aryan Khan

    Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan, who has been produced before a magistrate court in Mumbai for bail in connection with cruise ship rave party case, said on Monday that he was invited as a guest in the party nothing was found in his bag during the search by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB). 

  • Oct 04, 2021 04:10 PM IST

    Covid-19 restrictions in Uttarakhand extended till Oct 19

    Coronavirus disease restrictions in Uttarakhand, which were in place till October 5 (Tuesday), have now been further extended till October 19. 

  • Oct 04, 2021 03:40 PM IST

    NCB seeking custody of SRK's son Aryan, 2 others till Oct 13

    As Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan, Arbaaz Merchant and Munmun Dhamecha were produced before a magistrate court in Mumbai in connection with their involvement in the cruise ship rave party case, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has sought custody of the trio till October 13. 

  • Oct 04, 2021 03:35 PM IST

    Hours after Kabul mosque blast, Taliban destroy IS cell in Afghan capital

    Hours after a blast killed several people outside a mosque in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul on Sunday, the Taliban destroyed an Islamic State cell in Kabul, according to news agency AFP on Monday. Read more

  • Oct 04, 2021 03:24 PM IST

    NCB brings SRK's son Aryan Khan, 2 others to Esplanade Court

    The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Monday afternoon brought Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan, Arbaaz Merchant and Munmun Dhamecha to the Esplanade Court in Mumbai. All three were remanded to NCB custody in connection with the Mumbai cruise ship rave party case.

  • Oct 04, 2021 03:07 PM IST

    David Julius, Ardem Patapoutian awarded Nobel Prize in Medicine 2021

    The 2021 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded jointly to David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian “for their discoveries of receptors for temperature and touch.”

  • Oct 04, 2021 02:41 PM IST

    SAD president Sukhbir Badal urges PM Modi to repeal farm laws

    Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to accept the demands of the farmers and repeal the three new farm laws enacted by the Centre. 

  • Oct 04, 2021 02:28 PM IST

    Lakhimpur Kheri incident: SP chief Akhilesh Yadav released by police after being detained

    Hours after Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav was taken into custody after he staged a sit-in outside his house for being stopped from going to Lakhimpur Kheri, the police on Monday afternoon released him. 

  • Oct 04, 2021 01:54 PM IST

    No cancellation of NEET exam, rules SC

    Supreme Court dismisses a plea seeking cancellation of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test undergraduate exam (NEET-UG), held on September 12, 2021, due to alleged paper leak and malpractices.

  • Oct 04, 2021 01:14 PM IST

    SC rejects Supertech's plea against tower demolition in Noida

    Supreme Court dismisses Supertech's application to save one of the two 40-storey towers in its Emerald Court project in Noida, that were ordered to be razed over grave illegalities.

  • Oct 04, 2021 12:55 PM IST

    Foreign secretary meets Sri Lanka president Rajapaksa

    Foreign minister Harsh Vardhan Shringla meets Sri Lankan president Gotabaya Rajapaksa in Colombo.

  • Oct 04, 2021 12:15 PM IST

    Kejriwal releases action plan for Delhi ahead of pollution season

    Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal releases a 10-point winter action plan for the city ahead of the pollution season.

  • Oct 04, 2021 11:47 AM IST

    SC okays 50,000 ex-gratia payment for Covid-19 deaths

    Supreme Court approves 50,000 ex-gratia payment for Covid-19 deaths and directs that even those people who suffered from the illness and die by suicide within a month of testing positive will be entitled to get compensation to be paid from State Disaster Response Fund.

  • Oct 04, 2021 11:32 AM IST

    Air New Zealand to make vaccination mandatory from February 2022

    Air New Zealand announces international travelers should be vaccinated against Covid-19 when flying with the carrier starting from February 1 next year.

  • Oct 04, 2021 11:03 AM IST

    PM Modi pays tribute to revolutionary Shyamji Krishna Verma

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays tribute to freedom fighter Shyamji Krishna Verma on the latter's 164th birth anniversary.

  • Oct 04, 2021 10:22 AM IST

    Japan lawmakers elect Fumio Kishida as new PM

    Japanese lawmakers vote for Fumio Kishida as the island's new prime minister after incumbent Yoshihide Suga resigned last month.

  • Oct 04, 2021 10:11 AM IST

    1 new Covid-19 case in Andaman and Nicobar

    Andaman and Nicobar Islands reported one new Covid-19 case in the last 24 hours, pushing the tally in the union territory to 7,623, a health department official said.

  • Oct 04, 2021 09:44 AM IST

    Delhi Traffic Police announce closure of NH9 and NH24

    “Due to closure of national highways NH9 and NH24 by Ghaziabad Traffic Police, traffic diversion is being continued,” tweets Delhi Traffic Police.

  • Oct 04, 2021 09:12 AM IST

    India records 20,799 new Covid-19 cases and 180 deaths

    India's daily Covid-19 tally falls to 20,799 as cumulative cases mount to 33,834,702. New recoveries at 26,718 while toll rises by 180 deaths.

  • Oct 04, 2021 09:06 AM IST

    991,676 Covid-19 tests on October 3: ICMR

    574,252,400 samples tested for Covid-19 till October 3, 2021, including 991,676 on Sunday: Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)

  • Oct 04, 2021 08:37 AM IST

    Lakhimpur incident: FIR filed on farmers' complaint

    Lakhimpur Police file FIR in connection with Sunday's violence in which eight people, including four farmers were killed. Union minister Ajay Mishra's son Ashish and his aides named.

  • Oct 04, 2021 08:27 AM IST

    UP ACS directs Lucknow airport not to let Chhattisgarh CM and Punjab deputy CM to land 

    Uttar Pradesh additional chief secretary Awanish Awasthi instructs Lucknow airport not to allow Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel and Punjab deputy CM Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa to land at the airport.

  • Oct 04, 2021 08:04 AM IST

    Germany records over 3000 fresh Covid-19 infections

    Germany logs 3088 fresh Covid-19 infections and seven deaths. Tally mounts to 4,255,388 including 93,793 deaths.

  • Oct 04, 2021 07:30 AM IST

    Lakhimpur incident: Akhilesh Yadav put under house arrest

    UP Police put SP chief Akhilesh Yadav under house arrest in Lucknow as he was scheduled to leave for Lakhimpur Kheri to meet families of farmers allegedly run over by car of Union minister Ajay Mishra's son.

  • Oct 04, 2021 07:09 AM IST

    Australia logs 2029 new Covid-19 cases

    Australia reported 2029 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, including 1377 from its second-most populous province of Victoria.

  • Oct 04, 2021 06:31 AM IST

    Priyanka Gandhi arrested while on way to Lakhimpur: Congress

    Priyanka Gandhi Vadra arrested by UP Police from Hargaon while on way to meet families of farmers killed in Lakhimpur Kheri, claims Youth Congress president BV Srinivas.

  • Oct 04, 2021 06:05 AM IST

    North and South Korea restore border hotline

    North Korea and South Korea restore cross-border hotline, reports AFP quoting officials in Seoul.

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Freshers' party turns Covid super-spreader in Karnataka, at least 281 infected

In addition to Karnataka, several other states have also reported a sharp increase in Covid-19 cases in recent days.
Karnataka: Around 281 individuals, who either attended the party or were infected via people who did, have so far tested positive for Covid-19. (File Photo )
Karnataka: Around 281 individuals, who either attended the party or were infected via people who did, have so far tested positive for Covid-19. (File Photo )
Published on Nov 28, 2021 08:19 AM IST
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Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

World's tallest railway bridge pier to come up in Manipur

The bridge is part of an ambitious 111km long Jiribam-Imphal railway project that connects Manipur with a host of destinations across the country.
Workers at the construction site of Jiribam-Imphal railway project in Imphal, Manipur.(ANI)
Workers at the construction site of Jiribam-Imphal railway project in Imphal, Manipur.(ANI)
Published on Nov 28, 2021 06:57 AM IST
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Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi to address 83rd edition of monthly radio programme today

In his last Mann Ki Baat address to the nation last month, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had credited India's healthcare workers for making the nationwide inoculation campaign against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) a success
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation on the 83rd edition of the monthly radio programme on Sunday, (File Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation on the 83rd edition of the monthly radio programme on Sunday, (File Photo)
Published on Nov 28, 2021 06:49 AM IST
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Ahead of Parliament's winter session, PM Modi to chair all-party meet today

The Opposition is adamant to discuss The Farm Laws Repeal Bill, 2021, in the House to corner the government over the farm issues.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (File Photo / ANI)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (File Photo / ANI)
Updated on Nov 28, 2021 06:43 AM IST
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Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Breaking news: Parliamentary affairs minister to meet floor leaders today

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Updated on Nov 28, 2021 08:21 AM IST
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HC upholds right to dissent while rejecting book ban plea

Justice Varma said that the “fundamental and precious right guaranteed by our Constitution can neither be restricted nor denied merely on the perceived apprehension of the view being unpalatable or disagreeable to some”.
Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid during the release of his book "Sunrise Over Ayodhya: Nationhood in Our Times", in New Delhi.
Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid during the release of his book "Sunrise Over Ayodhya: Nationhood in Our Times", in New Delhi.
Published on Nov 28, 2021 04:09 AM IST
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Can India shape the regional, global geopolitical landscape?

  • Since its independence in 1947, India has always tried to position itself as a shaper rather than as a taker.
Indian Army tanks displayed ahead of the Republic Day parade in New Delhi.
Indian Army tanks displayed ahead of the Republic Day parade in New Delhi.
Updated on Nov 28, 2021 04:19 AM IST
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ByShyam Saran

25% of India’s population still poor, says Niti Aayog

Bihar has the highest proportion of people who are poor (51.91%), followed by Jharkhand (42.16%), Uttar Pradesh (37.79%) and Madhya Pradesh (36.65%), the National Multidimensional Poverty Index shows
The national MPI 2021 has been developed by NITI Aayog in consultation with 12 ministries and in partnership with state governments and index publishing agencies – Oxford University’s Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative, and United Nations Development Programme.
The national MPI 2021 has been developed by NITI Aayog in consultation with 12 ministries and in partnership with state governments and index publishing agencies – Oxford University’s Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative, and United Nations Development Programme.
Updated on Nov 28, 2021 01:03 AM IST
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Woman raped, killed in Kurla, 2 arrested: Mumbai police

The decomposed body was found on the top of the 13-storey building on Thursday evening by some boys who had arrived there to shoot a video
The two accused are being questioned. Both were known to the woman, police said. (Representational image)
The two accused are being questioned. Both were known to the woman, police said. (Representational image)
Updated on Nov 28, 2021 02:25 AM IST
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Aircel Maxis case: Delhi court summons P Chidambaram, son Karti

Special Judge MK Nagpal noted that there was sufficient evidence to summon Chidambaram and the other accused in the corruption and money-laundering cases
A Delhi court on Saturday summoned former Union minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti after taking cognizance of the separate charge sheets filed by ED and CBI in the Aircel Maxis case. (Archive)
A Delhi court on Saturday summoned former Union minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti after taking cognizance of the separate charge sheets filed by ED and CBI in the Aircel Maxis case. (Archive)
Updated on Nov 28, 2021 02:21 AM IST
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Ahead of elections, Kejriwal reaches out to Punjab’s protesting teachers

At least 13,000 teachers have been protesting across the state demanding regularisation of their jobs
Delhi chief minister and AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal addresses at a public meeting, in Mohali on Saturday. (ANI)
Delhi chief minister and AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal addresses at a public meeting, in Mohali on Saturday. (ANI)
Updated on Nov 28, 2021 02:22 AM IST
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Four health dept officials to monitor screening at international airports in TN

State Minister Ma Subramanian said overseas passengers on arrival undergo RT-PCR tests at the airport, he said, adding that from October 21 till date 55,090 people were tested, of whom three were COVID-19 positive.
Four officials would be stationed in Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai and Tiruchirappalli aiports to personally monitor the situation. (ANI)
Four officials would be stationed in Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai and Tiruchirappalli aiports to personally monitor the situation. (ANI)
Updated on Nov 28, 2021 12:41 AM IST
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Judges should use utmost discretion in courtroom utterances: President

“Indiscreet remarks, even if made with good intention, give space for dubious interpretations to run down the judiciary,” said President
Chief Justice of India NV Ramana and President Ram Nath Kovind at the 72nd Constitution Day celebrations in Delhi. (HT Photo)
Chief Justice of India NV Ramana and President Ram Nath Kovind at the 72nd Constitution Day celebrations in Delhi. (HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 28, 2021 02:24 AM IST
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Three die in Tamil Nadu; IMD warns of heavy rainfall on Sunday

On Saturday, Chennai recorded 2.5 cm rainfall till 5.30pm, with several localities continue to witness waterlogging and authorities cutting power supply at a few places as a precaution. Three subways and a few roads were closed due to inundation, a civic official said.
Young men sit in a tub as another man pushes them on a waterlogged street following heavy rain in Chennai, Saturday. (PTI)
Young men sit in a tub as another man pushes them on a waterlogged street following heavy rain in Chennai, Saturday. (PTI)
Updated on Nov 28, 2021 02:20 AM IST
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Stalin asks guv to send anti-NEET bill to President

TN CM Stalin called on Governor R N Ravi at the Raj Bhavan and requested him to immediately send the Bill to President Kovind Kovind so as to get expeditious Presidential assent for it
TN CM Stalin was accompanied by Water Resources Minister Duraimurugan, Health Minister Ma Subramanian and top government officials, at the Raj Bhawan. (PTI)
TN CM Stalin was accompanied by Water Resources Minister Duraimurugan, Health Minister Ma Subramanian and top government officials, at the Raj Bhawan. (PTI)
Updated on Nov 28, 2021 01:45 AM IST
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