Take up special drive on soak pits: KTR

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Strive for a clean Rajanna-Sircilla district, Minister tells officials Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/31t1pmo * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth analysis of all the latest developments and current affairs with views from leading columnists, editorials from TOI newspaper, interviews, debates, blogs, polls and readers’ […]

Electric vehicle policy heads in the right direction but more can be done

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Hong Kong’s short travelling distances and roadside air pollution make it an ideal city for electric vehicles. But while the uptake was impressive under a government subsidy, its easing and a lack of charging infrastructure has meant a dramatic slowdown in sales. Authorities aim to rectify the latter with a scheme to encourage the […]

Electric vehicle policy heads in the right direction but more can be done

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Hong Kong’s short travelling distances and roadside air pollution make it an ideal city for electric vehicles. But while the uptake was impressive under a government subsidy, its easing and a lack of charging infrastructure has meant a dramatic slowdown in sales. Authorities aim to rectify the latter with a scheme to encourage the […]

Fate of Bruce Lee’s former home reveals a lack of will

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J There was a feeling of sadness, even anger, when Bruce Lee’s former home in Kowloon Tong was reduced to rubble, vanishing together with decade-long efforts to convert the building into a museum honouring the late international movie star. The sorry state of affairs speaks volumes about not just the city’s strong appetite for redevelopment, […]

Not a cakewalk for any candidate in Aroor

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Major political fronts make all-out effort to woo voters Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/31xueOC * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth analysis of all the latest developments and current affairs with views from leading columnists, editorials from TOI newspaper, interviews, debates, blogs, polls and readers’ […]

Fate of Bruce Lee’s former home reveals a lack of will

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J There was a feeling of sadness, even anger, when Bruce Lee’s former home in Kowloon Tong was reduced to rubble, vanishing together with decade-long efforts to convert the building into a museum honouring the late international movie star. The sorry state of affairs speaks volumes about not just the city’s strong appetite for redevelopment, […]

Fate of Bruce Lee’s former home reveals a lack of will

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J There was a feeling of sadness, even anger, when Bruce Lee’s former home in Kowloon Tong was reduced to rubble, vanishing together with decade-long efforts to convert the building into a museum honouring the late international movie star. The sorry state of affairs speaks volumes about not just the city’s strong appetite for redevelopment, […]

PM Modi slams Pakistan for pushing drugs into India; also attacks INLD, JJP

https://ift.tt/32BaJWY Prime Minister Narendra Modi slammed Pakistan on Saturday for conspiring to push drugs into India to “destroy” the country’s youth and called for tackling the problem of drug abuse with an iron hand. Addressing a rally here on the last day of poll campaigning, Modi asked youngsters to focus on fitness by involving themselves […]

PM Modi slams Pakistan for pushing drugs into India; also attacks INLD, JJP

https://ift.tt/32BaJWY Prime Minister Narendra Modi slammed Pakistan on Saturday for conspiring to push drugs into India to “destroy” the country’s youth and called for tackling the problem of drug abuse with an iron hand. Addressing a rally here on the last day of poll campaigning, Modi asked youngsters to focus on fitness by involving themselves […]

All-Ireland: Two-Tier Championship proposal passed at Special Congress

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J A motion to support a two-tier All-Ireland Championship at a Special Congress in Cork is passed by three quarters to one quarter. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/31sVfmg * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever you […]

Tejas Express: In a first, railways to pay compensation for delay

https://ift.tt/33O7YSj Railways will pay the compensation of Rs 250 each to passengers who travelled onboard Lucknow-New Delhi Tejas express on Saturday as the train was delayed for about two hours in both the directions. There were about 451 passengers who boarded the train from Lucknow and another about 500 who took the train from New […]

UK Lawmakers Vote to Delay Decision on Johnson’s Brexit Deal

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Without sign-off from Parliament, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is required by law to write to the EU by 11 pm tonight asking to delay Britain’s departure until January 31. Brought to you by BOF More: https://ift.tt/35K60UR * * * * * BOF provides Fashion News, Analysis and Business Intelligence from the leading digital […]

Brexit: DUP’s Nigel Dodds says party’s focus is the integrity of the union

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds says the party’s focus is the integrity of the union. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/31zduXv * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever you are, whatever your age. https://www.bbc.com/

UK Lawmakers Vote to Delay Decision on Johnson’s Brexit Deal

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Without sign-off from Parliament, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is required by law to write to the EU by 11 pm tonight asking to delay Britain’s departure until January 31. Brought to you by BOF More: https://ift.tt/35K60UR * * * * * BOF provides Fashion News, Analysis and Business Intelligence from the leading digital […]

Campaign for Maharashtra assembly polls ends; 3237 candidates in fray

https://ift.tt/2BsKTIF The campaign for the Maharashtra assembly elections dominated by the aggressive narrative of nullification of Article 370 by the BJP, which is seeking a second straight term under chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, came to end on Saturday evening. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2BpgDhJ * * * * * Times […]

Campaign for Maharashtra assembly polls ends; 3237 candidates in fray

https://ift.tt/2BsKTIF The campaign for the Maharashtra assembly elections dominated by the aggressive narrative of nullification of Article 370 by the BJP, which is seeking a second straight term under chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, came to end on Saturday evening. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2BpgDhJ * * * * * Times […]

UK Lawmakers Vote to Delay Decision on Johnson’s Brexit Deal

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Without sign-off from Parliament, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is required by law to write to the EU by 11 pm tonight asking to delay Britain’s departure until January 31. Brought to you by BOF More: https://ift.tt/35K60UR * * * * * BOF provides Fashion News, Analysis and Business Intelligence from the leading digital […]

Death of Sulli brings fears for K-pop idols’ mental health, as singers Mina and Taemin show support

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J By Jung Hae-myoungThe death of South Korean singer and actress Sulli on Monday shocked many fans and led some to accuse the country’s giant K-pop entertainment agencies of having an irresponsible attitude toward their stars’ mental health.In a social media post, Kim Dong-wan, a member of first-generation K-pop boy band Shinhwa, said that many […]

New Zealand 46-14 Ireland: ‘We gave All Blacks a leg up’ says Irish coach Schmidt

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Ireland coach Joe Schmidt says Ireland were partially architects of their own downfall in their 46-14 World Cup quarter-final defeat by New Zealand. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2MTFkbn * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever […]

‘Fadnavis is a symbol of all things wrong with the BJP’

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J After he became Chief Minister, he became a Mumbaikar and forgot about Vidarbha, says his Congress opponent from Nagpur South West Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2pxKIsM * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth analysis of all the latest developments and current affairs with views from […]

Death of Sulli brings fears for K-pop idols’ mental health, as singers Mina and Taemin show support

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J By Jung Hae-myoungThe death of South Korean singer and actress Sulli on Monday shocked many fans and led some to accuse the country’s giant K-pop entertainment agencies of having an irresponsible attitude toward their stars’ mental health.In a social media post, Kim Dong-wan, a member of first-generation K-pop boy band Shinhwa, said that many […]

INX Media case: CBI alleges quid pro quo in down-streaming approval to INX News

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J However, as alleged, INX Media had entered into a deal with the investors for issuance of shares at a premium of ₹862.15 a unit. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2oZkwaq * * * * * Times of India brings you in-depth analysis of all the latest developments and current affairs […]

LGBT children’s book will help kids understand more about their sexuality and identity, by using the alphabet, poems, and illustrations

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Matt Webb, 33, was five years old when he became aware of his gender identity and sexual orientation.The native of the US state of Tennessee said he was in karate class when he realised he was different from his brothers.“I didn’t know what to do, I didn’t know what was happening, and I remember […]

New Zealand 46-14 Ireland: ‘We gave All Blacks a leg up’ says Irish coach Schmidt

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Ireland coach Joe Schmidt says Ireland were partially architects of their own downfall in their 46-14 World Cup quarter-final defeat by New Zealand. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2MTFkbn * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever […]

LGBT children’s book will help kids understand more about their sexuality and identity, by using the alphabet, poems, and illustrations

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Matt Webb, 33, was five years old when he became aware of his gender identity and sexual orientation.The native of the US state of Tennessee said he was in karate class when he realised he was different from his brothers.“I didn’t know what to do, I didn’t know what was happening, and I remember […]

New Zealand 46-14 Ireland: ‘We gave All Blacks a leg up’ says Irish coach Schmidt

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Ireland coach Joe Schmidt says Ireland were partially architects of their own downfall in their 46-14 World Cup quarter-final defeat by New Zealand. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2MTFkbn * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever […]

Campaigning ends in Haryana, over to 1.83 crore voters now

https://ift.tt/31pVLRX The campaigning for the Haryana assembly elections ended on Saturday evening with Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing two rallies in Rewari and Ellenabad on the last day. The state has 90 assembly segments, for which 1,169 candidates, including 105 women, are in the fray. Of the over 1.83 crore voters, over 83 lakh are […]

https://ift.tt/1lWo55T Andrea Gandini, a 22-year-old Roman sculptor, is making a growing name for himself by turning the Eternal City’s dead tree stumps into much-admired pieces of art. Brought to you by Reuters. Further reading: https://ift.tt/32AT01S * * * * * Thomson Reuters is the world’s largest international multimedia news agency, providing investing news, world news, […]

Rugby World Cup: New Zealand overpower Ireland to reach semi-finals

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Holders and tournament favourites New Zealand score seven tries in a 46-14 win over outplayed Ireland who fall at the quarter-final stage yet again. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/31uzOBg * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – […]

BSF jawan’s killing: Will talk to Shah if needed, fisherman to be released, says Bangladesh minister

https://ift.tt/2MUONPL Exuding confidence that the recent killing of a BSF jawan by a Bangladeshi border guard won’t have an impact on bilateral ties, the country’s home minister Asaduzzaman Khan said he would talk to his Indian counterpart Amit Shah, if needed, to “defuse the situation”. Terming the incident “unfortunate”, he said the director general of […]

Turkey and Kurdish forces accuse each other of breaking ceasefire

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J US Vice-President Mike Pence says the pause in operations will allow Kurdish-led forces to withdraw. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2BmNjbM * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever you are, whatever your age. https://www.bbc.com/

Turkey and Kurdish forces accuse each other of breaking ceasefire

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J US Vice-President Mike Pence says the pause in operations will allow Kurdish-led forces to withdraw. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2BmNjbM * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever you are, whatever your age. https://www.bbc.com/

Turkey and Kurdish forces accuse each other of breaking ceasefire

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J US Vice-President Mike Pence says the pause in operations will allow Kurdish-led forces to withdraw. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2BmNjbM * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever you are, whatever your age. https://www.bbc.com/

Modi steps up offensive against Cong, says ‘Kashmir situation worsened because govt remained in slumber’

https://ift.tt/2J2um2a Raising the issue of the special status of Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370, Modi said what was called a temporary provision by B R Ambedkar, continued for over 70 years but the Congress did nothing about it. The situation in Kashmir worsened as the government in Delhi remained in slumber, PM Modi sharpened […]

Modi steps up offensive against Cong, says ‘Kashmir situation worsened because govt remained in slumber’

https://ift.tt/2J2um2a Raising the issue of the special status of Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370, Modi said what was called a temporary provision by B R Ambedkar, continued for over 70 years but the Congress did nothing about it. The situation in Kashmir worsened as the government in Delhi remained in slumber, PM Modi sharpened […]

Modi steps up offensive against Cong, says ‘Kashmir situation worsened because govt remained in slumber’

https://ift.tt/2J2um2a Raising the issue of the special status of Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370, Modi said what was called a temporary provision by B R Ambedkar, continued for over 70 years but the Congress did nothing about it. The situation in Kashmir worsened as the government in Delhi remained in slumber, PM Modi sharpened […]

Karti Chidambaram influenced public servants to extend favours to INX Media: CBI chargesheet

https://ift.tt/2J2sUge The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), in a chargesheet filed in the INX Media case, has revealed that former Union finance minister P Chidambaram’s son Karti Chidambaram influenced public servants to extend favors to INX Media and also used false invoices as a genuine document to demand an illegal gratification of Rs 10 lakh […]

Time has changed, policies on Kashmir will now be made by Indians only: PM Modi

https://ift.tt/2W5EdtD “The calendars will not be decided by them anymore. Our enemy nation (Pakistan) cannot decide the dates for discussions on Kashmir. Only India will decide that. The people of Kashmir and India will formulate policies for the region. The ones sitting in enemy countries cannot decide the fate of India anymore,” said Modi at […]

Time has changed, policies on Kashmir will now be made by Indians only: PM Modi

https://ift.tt/2W5EdtD “The calendars will not be decided by them anymore. Our enemy nation (Pakistan) cannot decide the dates for discussions on Kashmir. Only India will decide that. The people of Kashmir and India will formulate policies for the region. The ones sitting in enemy countries cannot decide the fate of India anymore,” said Modi at […]

Time has changed, policies on Kashmir will now be made by Indians only: PM Modi

https://ift.tt/2W5EdtD “The calendars will not be decided by them anymore. Our enemy nation (Pakistan) cannot decide the dates for discussions on Kashmir. Only India will decide that. The people of Kashmir and India will formulate policies for the region. The ones sitting in enemy countries cannot decide the fate of India anymore,” said Modi at […]

Amit Shah’s chopper makes emergency landing in Nashik due to rains

https://ift.tt/2qspvRy JP president and Union home minister Amit Shah’s helicopter made an emergency landing at Ozar Airport in Nashik, around 160 kms from here, due to heavy rains on Saturday, the last day of campaigning for the October 21 Maharashtra Assembly polls, an official said. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2Bo5UUM […]

Amit Shah’s chopper makes emergency landing in Nashik due to rains

https://ift.tt/2qspvRy JP president and Union home minister Amit Shah’s helicopter made an emergency landing at Ozar Airport in Nashik, around 160 kms from here, due to heavy rains on Saturday, the last day of campaigning for the October 21 Maharashtra Assembly polls, an official said. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2Bo5UUM […]