Schools for Classes 1-8 in TN to start from Nov 1
  • Schools for Classes 1-8 in TN to start from Nov 1(22:24)

    Chennai, Oct 23 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Saturday further relaxed the Covid-19 lockdown restrictions allowing shops, restaurants and other establishments to function beyond 11 p.m. and also allowed contact and non-contact sporting events from immediate effect.

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Study find links to genetic disorders in walking patterns
  • Study find links to genetic disorders in walking patterns(20:06)

    New York, Oct 23 (IANS) A team of researchers has linked the genetic disorders Fragile X and SHANK3 deletion syndrome -- both linked to autism and health problems -- to walking patterns by examining the microscopic movements of those wearing motion-sensored sneakers.

States asked to speed up coverage of second Covid vax dose
MNS chief Raj Thackeray, mom, sis test Covid-19 positive, CM calls up (Ld)
Helpline established by Kashmir police in view of bad weather
MNS chief Raj Thackeray, mom, sis, test Covid-19 positive
  • MNS chief Raj Thackeray, mom, sis, test Covid-19 positive(19:20)

    Mumbai, Oct 23 (IANS) Maharashtra Navnirman Sena President Raj Thackeray - who never wore a face mask - has tested Covid-19 positive and has been taken to Lilavati Hospital for treatment, party officials said on Saturday.

Pakistan's coal import ban to hit South Africa
  • Pakistan's coal import ban to hit South Africa(19:16)
    By Vishal Gulati

    New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) With India yet to update nationally determined contributions or NDCs, as mandated for nearly 200 nations party to the Paris Agreement of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to reduce the emissions, especially from coal-fired power plants, neighbouring Pakistan has announced to completely ban imported coal -- around 73 per cent in total -- hitting South Africa largely.

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Kerala sees 8,909 new Covid cases, 65 deaths
  • Kerala sees 8,909 new Covid cases, 65 deaths(18:36)

    Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 23 (IANS) Kerala on Saturday registered 8,909 new Covid cases was registered after 86,111 samples were tested in the past 24 hours and the test positivity rate was 10.34 per cent, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said in a statement.

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NZ reports 106 new Covid cases
  • NZ reports 106 new Covid cases(15:12)

    Wellington, Oct 23 (IANS) New Zealand reported 106 new cases of Covid-19, which increased the overall infection tally to 5,554, the Ministry of Health said on Saturday.

100 cr vax will boost trust among tourists, Goa to benefit: Modi
  • 100 cr vax will boost trust among tourists, Goa to benefit: Modi(14:26)

    Panaji, Oct 23 (IANS) India's achievement of completing 100 crore Covid vaccinations earlier this week will boost confidence among domestic and international tourists, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday, while adding that Goa's tourism sector would benefit from the feat.

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NMCG's next target: Clean Ganga tributaries in 5 years
  • NMCG's next target: Clean Ganga tributaries in 5 years(14:06)

    New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG)'s next target is to pace up the cleanliness process in the tributaries of the Ganga in the next five years, Jal Shakti Secretary Pankaj Kumar said on Saturday.

5-day week work in MP govt offices till next March
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Make full-screen Apple Watch Series 7 your perfect lifestyle partner
  • Make full-screen Apple Watch Series 7 your perfect lifestyle partner(11:26)
    By Nishant Arora

    New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Smart Watches have made our lives easier with their constant health/fitness monitoring, seamless work-home connectivity and more. While Indians are fast embracing smart watches of all kinds and sizes, Apple Watch is still the gold standard among the wearables.

Possibility of light rain in Delhi
  • Possibility of light rain in Delhi(10:48)

    New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Delhi is likely to record light rain with a partially cloudy sky on Saturday, said the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

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