Gujarat: BJP releases its second list for assembly polls : The process of filing of nomination papers has picked up in Gujarat. BJP today released its second list of 36 candidates for assembly elections.
Maharashtra: 7 peopled died, 35 injured in bus-truck collision in Latur : In a tragic accident in Maharashtra, seven persons were killed and 35 others injured after a state transport bus collided with a truck near here in central Maharashtra.
Take steps to ensure peace along LoC: Indian DGMO to Pak : Indian Army’s Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) asked his Pakistani counterpart to take steps to ensure peace and tranquillity along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir.
‘National anti-profiteering agency to take strong action’ : Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia has appealed India Inc to pass on the benefits of Goods and Services rate cuts to the consumers.
Snowfall in Jammu’s high-altitude areas; Mughal Road closed for traffic : High-altitude areas in Jammu witnessed the season’s first heavy snowfall which led to closure of the Mughal Road, the alternate link between Kashmir and rest of the country, for vehicular traffic.
CBFC: Film ‘Padmavati’ being screened for media without certification : Speaking on ‘Padmavati’ controversy, Chairman of the Central Board of Film Certification, Prasoon Joshi today expressed disappointment.
India, China vow to uphold peace post Doklam standoff : India and China have held their first meeting on the border consultation and coordination mechanism in China after the Doklam standoff and reviewed the situation in all the sectors of their border and exchanged views on enhancing CBMs and military contacts.
All three accused in Kopardi rape and murder case found guilty: A Sessions court on Saturday convicted three men for raping and murdering a 15-year-old girl in Kopardi village in 2016.
Taxmen search office block at Jayalalithaa’s residence :Income Tax sleuths on Friday conducted searches in the office block of the Poes Garden residence of late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.
Footballer shuns terror, surrenders: College student and footballer from J&K Majid Arshid, who joined the Lashkar-e-Taiba a week ago, surrendered to security forces on Friday after being compelled by the pleas of his mother and a passionate appeal from his father on social media.
Massive anti-Pak protests in Gilgit-Baltistan: Massive anti-Pakistan protests continued across Gilgit-Baltistan for the past few days against illegal taxation. Protestors in large number have decried levy of taxes without the determination of constitutional status of the region.
Iraq forces retake last IS-held town in country: The Iraqi army retook the last town in the country still held by the Islamic State group on Friday as the jihadists’ self-proclaimed “caliphate” faced collapse on both sides of the border with Syria.
4 killed in UK mid-air collision: Four people have been killed in a mid-air collision between a light Cessna aircraft and a helicopter in south-east England.
Global Entrepreneurship Summit to be held in Hyderabad on Nov 28-30: United States and India will co-host the 2017 Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad on 28-30 November.
Thirimanne, Mathews push Sri Lanka towards first innings lead: Lahiru Thirimanne (51) and Angelo Mathews (52) struck half-centuries after Sri Lanka bowled out India for a meagre 172 as the visitors closed in on a first innings lead in the opening Test against India in Kolkata today.
Goffin sets up Federer semi at ATP Finals: David Goffin pummelled his good friend Dominic Thiem 6-4, 6-1 to advance to the semi-finals of the ATP Finals, where he will have the daunting task of facing Roger Federer.
Sushil ‘walks over’ to a gold; Sakshi, Geeta excel at Wrestling Nationals: Back in action after three-long years, two-time Olympic-medallist Sushil Kumar took less than three minutes to bag a gold medal as three of his rivals gave him a walk over in men’s 74kg freestyle competition of the National Wrestling championship in Indore on Friday.
Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan to get lifetime achievement award at IFFI : Acclaimed Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan will be honoured with a lifetime achievement award at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani has announced.
Plants emit 30 per cent more carbon than thought: study : Carbon released by plant respiration may be around 30 per cent higher than previously predicted, a study has found.
Miss India Manushi Chhillar crowned Miss World 2017 : India’s Manushi Chhillar was crowned the coveted Miss World 2017 almost 16 years after Priyanka Chopra won the title in 2000.
Qaumi Ekta Week to be observed from November 19 : With a view to foster and reinforce the spirit of Communal Harmony, National Integration and pride in vibrant, composite culture and nationhood, the “Qaumi Ekta Week” (National Integration Week) will be observed all over the country, from the 19th to 25th November, 2017.