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Signs of discontent in Karnataka BJP; party MLA says BS Yediyurappa won't remain CM for long
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Signs of discontent in Karnataka BJP; party MLA says BS Yediyurappa won't remain CM for long

BJP legislator Basanagouda Patil Yatnal claimed that the party's top leadership was annoyed with the Karnataka chief minister, and is likely to replace him soon with a candidate from the north Karnataka region

Tata Communications appoints Kabir Ahmed Shakir as CFO, to join on 21 Oct
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Tata Communications appoints Kabir Ahmed Shakir as CFO, to join on 21 Oct

Until recently, Shakir was the CFO at Microsoft India. He will take charge from Pratibha K Advani who resigned from Tata Communications after a stint of over five years.

Kamal Nath's 'item' remark unfortunate, don't appreciate it, says Rahul Gandhi
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Kamal Nath's 'item' remark unfortunate, don't appreciate it, says Rahul Gandhi

At a campaign meeting on Sunday in Gwalior's Dabra town, where the BJP has fielded Imarti Devi, Kamal Nath had said the Congress candidate was a "simple person" unlike his opponent who was an "item".

India's first seaplane service to begin 31 Oct: From frequency to ticket cost, what you need to know
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India's first seaplane service to begin 31 Oct: From frequency to ticket cost, what you need to know

With the aim to provide "seamless and affordable" connectivity, the Gujarat government had signed an MoU with the Union Ministry of Civil Aviation and the Airports Authority of India to start the services in July

UN rights chief tells India to safeguard rights of NGOs; MEA says law violations can't be condoned
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UN rights chief tells India to safeguard rights of NGOs; MEA says law violations can't be condoned

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet specifically cited as "worrying" the use of FCRA, which prohibits the receipt of foreign funds "for any activities prejudicial to the public interest."

Women allowed to travel in Mumbai local trains during non-peak hours from 21 Oct, says Piyush Goyal
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Women allowed to travel in Mumbai local trains during non-peak hours from 21 Oct, says Piyush Goyal

The Maharashtra government had earlier requested the Indian Railways to allow women to commute by local trains from 11 am to 3 pm, and from 7 pm till the end of the day's services

Mumbai local trains to allow women travellers from today; Centre mulls removing plasma therapy as treatment
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Mumbai local trains to allow women travellers from today; Centre mulls removing plasma therapy as treatment

Currently only those engaged in frontline duties and falling in the essential staff category of the Maharashtra government are allowed to travel in the local trains run by Central Railway and Western Railway

Toddler raped, killed in UP's Ghaziabad; arrested accused known to family, says police
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Toddler raped, killed in UP's Ghaziabad; arrested accused known to family, says police

The accused has been booked under sections 376 and 302 of the IPC along with provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act

Four militants killed in separate encounters in Shopian and Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir
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Four militants killed in separate encounters in Shopian and Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir

While one militant was killed following a cordon and search operation at Melhura in Zainapora area of Shopian on Tuesday, three militants were killed by security forces in another operation in Harkipora area of Pulwama district

'Talent not tied to money': Arvind Kejriwal congratulates Delhi govt students' for their performance in JEE, NEET
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'Talent not tied to money': Arvind Kejriwal congratulates Delhi govt students' for their performance in JEE, NEET

The Delhi chief minister said it is his firm belief that good education can eradicate poverty from the country in one generation itself

Plasma therapy may be scrapped from COVID-19 national treatment protocol soon: ICMR Chief
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Plasma therapy may be scrapped from COVID-19 national treatment protocol soon: ICMR Chief

Some states, including Delhi and Maharashtra, have already set up plasma banks to match potential donors with recipients.

Chennai Onion prices rise to Rs 73 per kg, costliest among metros, as rain affects supply
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Chennai Onion prices rise to Rs 73 per kg, costliest among metros, as rain affects supply

As per Union Consumer Affairs Ministry data, onion prices ruled at Rs 51 per kg in Delhi, at Rs 65 per kg in Kolkata and at Rs 67 per kg in Mumbai on Tuesday

IBPS Clerk recruitment 2020: Application link for 2,557 vacancies opens again on 23 Oct, register at ibps.in
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IBPS Clerk recruitment 2020: Application link for 2,557 vacancies opens again on 23 Oct, register at ibps.in

IBPS CRP for clerk recruitment preliminary exam will be conducted online on 5, 12 and 13 December to fill 2,557 vacancies in 11 participating organisations

Lockdown over but coronavirus still here, says Narendra Modi in speech; PM urges caution during Navratri, Durga Puja
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Lockdown over but coronavirus still here, says Narendra Modi in speech; PM urges caution during Navratri, Durga Puja

Acknowledging that the country has come a long way in the fight against the pandemic since the 'Janata Curfew' in March, Modi said that India has been more successful in saving the lives of its citizens than more prosperous countries.

APPSC Group 1 Hall Ticket 2020 released on psc.ap.gov.in; here's how to download
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APPSC Group 1 Hall Ticket 2020 released on psc.ap.gov.in; here's how to download

The exam will be conducted between 2 and 13 November in 13 districts, including Visakhapatnam, Rajahmundry, Vijayawada, Nellore, Tirupati, Kurnool, and Hyderabad

Narendra Modi Speech Latest Updates: Don't be complacent, need to be cautious till COVID-19 vaccine is out, says PM
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Narendra Modi Speech Latest Updates: Don't be complacent, need to be cautious till COVID-19 vaccine is out, says PM

Narendra Modi to address nation LATEST Updatess:Addressing the nation over Covid-19 crisis, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday said that the lockdown may have been lifted in the country but warned saying that the “virus is still out there”

DUET 2020 answer key for MPhil and PhD courses released at nta.ac.in, raise objections by 22 October
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DUET 2020 answer key for MPhil and PhD courses released at nta.ac.in, raise objections by 22 October

Students will have to pay a fee of Rs 200 as a processing fee for each question challenged. The payment has to be made through debit card/ credit card/ net banking/ UPI by 22 October

Kolkata's Durga Puja organisers seek modifications in HC order barring entry for visitors to pandals
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Kolkata's Durga Puja organisers seek modifications in HC order barring entry for visitors to pandals

The organisers have asked the court to issue directions on how to conduct pushpanjali rituals as well as define small and big marquees as stated in its order

TNEA 2020: Allotment list for second round of counselling released, check at tneaonline.org
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TNEA 2020: Allotment list for second round of counselling released, check at tneaonline.org

In the second round, counselling for TNEA 2020 ranks 12,264 to 35,167 was done. In the third round, students who secured rank between 35,168 and 70,300 will be participating

Narendra Modi to address nation today at 6 pm; when and where to watch livestream of PM's speech
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Narendra Modi to address nation today at 6 pm; when and where to watch livestream of PM's speech

This will be the prime minister's seventh address to the nation since he announced a country-wide lockdown in March to curtail the spread of COVID-19