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Congress leaders and workers staging a demonstration against the farm Acts in Agartala on Saturday. – Photo: Correspondent
Chinese mainland reports 21 new imported Covid cases
BEIJING, Oct 11: The Chinese mainland reported 21 new imported Covid-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of imported cases to 3,008, the National Health Commission said on Sunday. ...

Amitabh Bachchan temple hosts virtual meet for 'Guru' on the megastar's birthday
KOLKATA, Oct 11: Tucked in the Bondel Gate locality of South Kolkata, near Ballygunge Phari, the famous Amitabh Bachchan temple of the city will not see the usual October 11 bonhomie this year, owing to the ongoing pandemic. Rather, as the Bollywood ...

Global Covid-19 cases surpass 37 million
NEW YORK, Oct 11: Global Covid-19 cases surpassed 37 million on Saturday, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University. ...

Super Over against Mumbai Indians freed me up: Kohli
DUBAI, Oct 11: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain Virat Kohli said that a pull stroke that he played of Mumbai Indians' Jasprit Bumrah in the Super Over that the two sides had played on September 28 helped him free himself and find form. Kohli ...

UP schools to reopen from Oct 19
LUCKNOW, Oct 11: The Uttar Pradesh government has conditionally permitted reopening of schools from class 9 to 12 across the state on October 19 after a gap of almost seven months. ...

Moratorium period exceeding six months may result in vitiating overall credit discipline: RBI to SC
NEW DELHI, Oct 11: A loan moratorium exceeding six months might result in vitiating the overall credit discipline , which will have a debilitating impact on the process of credit creation in the economy, the Reserve Bank of India has told the Supreme ...

Govt to facilitate renewal of international driving licence for citizens who are abroad
NEW DELHI, Oct 11: The government on Saturday said it will initiate steps to facilitate renewal of International Driving Permit (IDP) for citizens whose IDP has expired while they are abroad. ...

India's Nihal Sarin wins Junior Speed Chess Championship
CHENNAI, Oct 11: Young Indian player Nihal Sarin emerged winner in the Chess.com's 2020 Junior Speed Online Chess Championship, beating Russia's world junior No. 6 Alexey Sarana 18-7 in the final. ...

Hemkund Sahib closed for devotees
GOPESHWAR, Oct 11: The gates of Hemkund Sahib, a Sikh shrine in Garhwal Himalayas, were closed for devotees on Saturday. ...

Over Rs 5 cr cash seized across State, 2 Rly men held
GUWAHATI, Oct 10 - Police on Saturday recovered more than Rs 5 crore in cash following searches in multiple locations across the State. Additional Director General of Police (Law and Order) GP Singh said they are still trying to ascertain whether the ...

China has deployed 60,000 soldiers on LAC
WASHINGTON, Oct 10 - China has amassed 60,000 troops on India’s northern border, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said as he hit out at Beijing for its “bad behaviour” and the threats it poses to the Quad countries. The foreign ministers from th ...

Govt expediting Bodo Accord implementation
GUWAHATI, Oct 10 - The government has started expediting the process of implementing the Accord signed with four factions of the National Democratic Front of Boroland (NDFB). However, withdrawal of cases and rehabilitation of cadres will take some ti ...

Centre’s advisory on rape cases
NEW DELHI, Oct 10 - The Centre has issued a fresh advisory to States and UTs on mandatory action in cases of crimes against women, and said probe into rape cases must be completed within two months as per law and that dying declaration of a victim ca ...

State’s wetlands undergoing rapid degradation: Study
GUWAHATI, Oct 10 - Wetlands of Assam that act as natural fisheries are undergoing rapid degradation in the face of anthropogenic pressure and climatic change. This is leading to decline in the fish production which in turn is impacting mass livelihoo ...

Jamaat flays State Govt decision on madrassas
NEW DELHI, Oct 10 - Jamaat-e-Islami Hind’s Education Board (Markazi Taleemi Board) has condemned the Assam Education Minister’s decision to shut down all the government-run madrassas and ceasing their funding from next month. ...

German group preserving Mayong’s wizardry heritage
MAYONG, Oct 10 - Imagine a signage near Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary which reads “The way to Assam’s Hogwarts” or may be “way to museum of wizards” and directs visitors to where the age-old weapons and equipment – most of them quite weird – used by th ...

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