- I-League Qualifier: Garhwal FC are not underdogs, says Sayak Barai(11 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The 2020-21 footballing season will get underway with the I-League Qualifier 2020 as five teams - ARA FC, Bhawanipore FC, FC Bengaluru United, Garhwal FC and Mohammedan SC - will battle it out for the direct entry in the I-League 2020-21.
- LG to release rollable TV next month: Report(16 minutes ago)
Seoul, Sep 29 (IANS) LG Electronics, a major home appliance maker in South Korea, is expected to release the industry's first rollable TV next month, sources here said Tuesday, as the company tries to expand its presence in the high-end TV market.
- Family members lobby for BJP tickets in UP bypolls(19 minutes ago)
Lucknow, Sep 29 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh hasn't yet declared its policy for ticket allocation for the upcoming by-elections to seven assembly segments in the state, scheduled to be held in November, but family members of those whose seats were vacated due to various reasons, are already preparing to contest polls.
- HC dismisses Raj plea for postponing municipal polls in 3 cities(24 minutes ago)
Jaipur, Sep 29 (IANS) The Rajasthan High Court on Tuesday dismissed the application filed by the state government for extending the poll dates from October 31 to March 20, 2021 for Jaipur, Jodhpur and Kota Municipal Corporations. Now, the government will have to hold the elections in these three places by October 31.
- EC: No by-elections yet for 7 vacant Assembly seats(15:42)
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Election Commission of India (ECI) has decided not to announce by-elections to seven Assembly seats in Assam, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal owing to "difficulties in conduct of elections".
- Oracle upgrades Cloud SaaS solutions to empower customers(15:42)
San Francisco, Sep 29 (IANS) To help customers thrive in the new normal, Cloud major Oracle on Tuesday announced key updates to its Oracle Fusion Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Oracle Fusion Cloud Enterprise Performance Management (EPM).
- Top Republican urges probe into Trump tax revelations(15:35)
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) A top Republican lawmaker has urged a probe into the sources of a media report which revealed that President Donald Trump did not pay his income tax for 10 of the 15 years before the 2016 election.
- Amazon launches new fulfilment centre in Tamil Nadu(15:35)
Chennai, Sep 29 (IANS) Gearing up for the festive season, Amazon India on Tuesday said it has launched a specialised fulfilment centre in Tamil Nadu, along with the expansion of an existing centre.
- Punjab Youth Cong chief detained in Delhi's tractor-burning case(15:33)
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) A day after a group of Indian Youth Congress activists set afire a tractor in Delhi to register their protest against the three new agriculture-related laws, Delhi Police on Tuesday said it had detained Punjab Youth Congress chief Brinder Dhillon in the case.
- Shiv Sena to decide soon on contesting Bihar polls(15:33)
Mumbai, Sep 29 (IANS) The Maharashtra-based Shiv Sena will soon take a decision on contesting the upcoming Bihar Assembly elections, party MP and Chief Spokesperson Sanjay Raut said here on Tuesday.
- 843 vehicles with illegal mining material seized in Haryana(15:33)
Gurugram, Sep 29 (IANS) In a major crackdown on illegal mining, a special enforcement team of the Haryana police has confiscated 843 vehicles being used in illegal mining activities across 12 districts of the state over the last eight months.
- IPL sensation Tewatia also has a good sense of humour (Profile)(15:28)
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Criminal advocate Krishan Pal Tewatia had never received so many phone calls in a single day as he did on Monday and had never received so many unknown visitors at his home in Sihi village in Sector 8 of Faridabad, near Delhi. Reason: His only son and latest IPL star, Rahul Tewatia, had on Sunday sprung into the limelight at Sharjah as he set up an improbable win for Rajasthan Royals with the bat.
- Covid-hit EAMCET candidates get another chance in Andhra(15:22)
Amaravati, Sep 29 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh government is offering another opportunity to the Engineering, Agricultural and Medical Common Entrance Test (EAMCET) candidates who missed the entrance exam because of being quarantined due to Coronavirus.
- Democrats unveil scaled-down Covid-19 relief package(15:22)
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) Democrat lawmakers from the US House of Representatives have unveiled a scaled down $2.2-trillion coronavirus relief package in an effort towards clinching a bipartisan deal before the November 3 presidential election.
- Will fight against farm laws on all fronts: Punjab CM(15:20)
Chandigarh, Sep 29 (IANS) Extending his government's full support to the agitating farmers in these "dark and difficult times", Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday assured of all possible legal and other steps to fight what he called the "draconian" new farm laws.
- Gujarat boat owners SoS PM on safety of fishermen(15:17)
Ahmedabad, Sep 29 (IANS) Leading boat owners associations in Gujarat on Tuesday highlighted the challenges to their lives and livelihoods. The fisheries sector and fishing communities in the state and around the country are challenged by the lack of access to modern digital connectivity at sea.
- Etrio raises $3mn to launch new EVs in India(15:15)
Hyderabad, Sep 29 (IANS) Hyderabad-based electric vehicle startup Etrio on Tuesday said it has raised of $3 million (approximately Rs 22 crore) in Series A round from high networth individual investors based out of Singapore.
- 911 outages reported across US(15:12)
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) Law enforcement agencies across the US reported 911 outages, which were restored within an hour, according to a media report.