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 Stories dated 2019-11-21

State can reasonably restrict fundamental rights, J&K to SC
  • State can reasonably restrict fundamental rights, J&K to SC(22:40)
    New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir administration, justifying the restrictions imposed in the erstwhile state after revocation of Article 370, told the Supreme Court that reasonable restrictions are in-built in any of the fundamental rights, more particularly, when there is a compelling interest of the state.
Hope Ganguly is more successful BCCI chief than me: Gavaskar
Infosys to code digital applications to US-based Arlanxeo
Look forward to next 5 days: Ganguly on Twitter
  • Look forward to next 5 days: Ganguly on Twitter(22:30)
    Kolkata, Nov 21 (IANS) The man who played a crucial role in convincing India skipper Virat Kohli to agree to play a pink ball Test against Bangladesh is none other than current Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly as he has focussed on the need to rejuvenate Test cricket.
Rs 80 lakh robbed from ATM cash van in Delhi
  • Rs 80 lakh robbed from ATM cash van in Delhi(22:30)
    New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Robbers in Delhi flee with Rs 80 lakh from a cash van on Thursday after kidnapping its driver and security personnel. However, no official information was released by the police.
Mixed response in Bhopal to Pragya's defence panel nomination
  • Mixed response in Bhopal to Pragya's defence panel nomination(22:28)
    Bhopal, Nov 21 (IANS) The nomination of Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur to the consultative committee of the Defence Ministry may have expectedly set social media on fire but the general response through public statements has been mild, to say the least. Bhopal from where she has been elected to the Lok Sabha shows a sense of resignation.
Electoral bonds opposed by those immersed in corruption: Goyal
  • Electoral bonds opposed by those immersed in corruption: Goyal(22:20)
    New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Hitting out at the criticism of electoral bonds, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday attacked the Congress, saying that it is only natural that they will oppose a system which is cleaning the electoral process from the curse of black money.
India, Russia looking to broaden literary ties: Envoy
Pollution needs systematic, scientific solution: Javadekar
  • Pollution needs systematic, scientific solution: Javadekar(21:44)
    New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) The debate on pollution, particularly in the Delhi-NCR area, in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday witnessed heated and emotional appeals with members demanding either to declare an environmental emergency or take the issue up as a national emergency.
  • Tradologie to start operations in Cairo, Istanbul(21:42)
    New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Tradologie.com, a business-to-business (B2B) marketplace for trade of agriculture commodities among others on Thursday announced that it will expand its operations in Cairo and Istanbul.
10 batsmen fall for a duck in U-16 Harris Shield match (Lead)
  • 10 batsmen fall for a duck in U-16 Harris Shield match (Lead)(21:40)
    Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) In one of a kind incident, not even a single batsman of the Children's Welfare Centre School team was able to score a run against Swami Vivekanand School (SVIS) in a U-16 Harris Shield match as 10 of them fell for without scoring.
Veda Krishnamurthy named skipper of India A women's squad for Oz tour
NIA files charge sheet in Punjab terror conspiracy case
'21 Bridges' is slick but generic (IANS Review, Rating: ** & 1/2)
MSME sector added jobs after demonetization: Govt data
  • MSME sector added jobs after demonetization: Govt data(21:32)
    New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) While the Opposition has been attacking the Modi government for destroying numerous jobs in the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) sector post demonetization, figures show that 4-5 lakh jobs have been added annually for the past three years.
Pan India NRC to exclude more Muslims: Badruddin Ajmal
  • Pan India NRC to exclude more Muslims: Badruddin Ajmal(21:26)
    Guwahati, Nov 21 (IANS) A day after Union Home minister Amit Shah announced that pan India National Register of Citizens (NRC) will include Assam as well, Chief of All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) Badruddin Ajmal said that the ruling party is unable to digest that a large number of Muslims have made it to the final NRC.
Jack Black opens up on retirement plan
Dwayne Johnson opens up on possibility of 'Jumanji 3'
  • Dwayne Johnson opens up on possibility of 'Jumanji 3'(21:18)
    Los Cabos (Mexico), Nov 21 (IANS) Hollywood actor-producer Dwayne Johnson says the prospect of coming out with a third film in the "Jumanji" franchise totally depends on audience reaction to upcoming second part, "Jumanji: The Next Level".
Global players invest in ZEEL; issue oversubscribed
  • Global players invest in ZEEL; issue oversubscribed(21:18)
    Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) Major global investors such as GIC, Blackrock and HSBC Global invested in Subhash Chandra-led Essel Group's stake sale of 16.5 per cent in Zee Entertainment Enterprises, sources said.
FB, Instagram on Google Play Store vulnerable: Check Point
  • FB, Instagram on Google Play Store vulnerable: Check Point(21:14)
    New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Check Point Research on Thursday said it found the latest versions of some of the most famous apps in the world on Google's Play Store, including Facebook and Instagram, to have vulnerabilities that were believed to have been patched earlier.
Crime figures endorse Amit Shah's claim of normalcy in Valley
  • Crime figures endorse Amit Shah's claim of normalcy in Valley(21:12)
    New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Corroborating Union Home Minister Amit Shah's statement in Parliament relating to normalcy in Jammu and Kashmir, the latest figures released by the government reveal that incidents of violence, including killings of civilians and security forces personnel, have come down drastically in J&K this year. The decrease in incidents of stone pelting and firing is also significant, particularly after the scrapping of the special status of J&K on August 5 last.
Gulshan Devaiah: I want to showcase my talent beyond villain roles
  • Gulshan Devaiah: I want to showcase my talent beyond villain roles(21:08)
    Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) Actor Gulshan Devaiah, who plays a negative lead in the forthcoming film "Commando 3", reveals he was approached to play villain in the earlier films of the "Commando" series, too. He added that he picked "Commando 3 because he felt the role was suitable for him.
31 convicted in Vyapam scam case, sentencing Nov 25
  • 31 convicted in Vyapam scam case, sentencing Nov 25(21:08)
    Bhopal, Nov 21 (IANS) A special court here on Thursday convicted 31 people in a case relating to irregularities in a 2013 exam of the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board, or Vyapam, for recruitment of police constables.
Japanese student commits suicide at IITG