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India NewsOct 21, 2021, 3:19 PM IST
Diwali bonanza: Dearness Allowance hiked for government employees by 3 per cent
The decision to hike the Dearness Allowance was taken in the Cabinet meeting in New Delhi. The revision would put an additional burden of Rs 9,488.7 crore on the government's exchequer annually.
TechnologyOct 21, 2021, 2:46 PM IST
Donald Trump unveils 'Truth Social', vows to end tyranny of Twitter, Facebook
The new social media platform is available on Apple App Store for pre-registration and invitees shall receive the beta version of 'Truth Social' from November.
Top StoriesOct 21, 2021, 12:57 PM IST
Bollywood drugs case: NCB visits Shah Rukh Khan's 'Mannat', summons actress Ananya Panday
The team that visited Shah Rukh Khan's residence 'Mannat' was in connection with some documentation and not for a raid. According to NCB officials said that one more Bollywood actor is under the scanner.
EntertainmentOct 21, 2021, 11:53 AM IST
Shah Rukh Khan visits Mumbai's Arthur Road Jail to meet son Aryan Khan (WATCH VIDEO)
Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan on Thursday (October 21) visited Mumbai's Arthur Road jail to meet his son, Aryan Khan, who was denied bail yesterday by a special NDPS court in connection with the cruise ship drug case.
OTHER SPORTSOct 21, 2021, 11:32 AM IST
Coach Kunal Kumar sets sight on Los Angeles Olympics; promises to deliver India's next medal hope
Coach Kunal Kumar's innovative style of modern coaching, personal training and physical fitness has helped him achieve international fame and produced players that have competed at the national and international level.
India NewsOct 21, 2021, 9:02 AM IST
India hits 100 crore Covid vaccination milestone
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was at the vaccination centre at Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital in New Delhi to commemorate the occasion.
DefenceOct 21, 2021, 8:11 AM IST
From Bofors to Ultra Light Howitzer: India deploys firepower along China border
India has been ramping up its firepower in a bid to match Chinese deployment of weapons and equipment along the Line of Actual Control. Asianet Newsable's Anish Kumar reports from Tawang
TechnologyOct 20, 2021, 6:24 PM IST
Facebook plans to rebrand company to focus on metaverse: Report
According to a report in The Verge, social media giant Facebook is planning to rebrand itself with a new name next week in an effort to showcase its focus on building the metaverse.
EntertainmentOct 20, 2021, 4:49 PM IST
[EXCLUSIVE] Hasee Toh Phasee actress Adah Sharma on struggles: Had signed things, got replaced
Adah Sharma had entered the Bollywood film industry with Vikram Bhatt's movie 1920. During an exclusive interview with Asia News, the actress opened up about the struggles she had to face in her career
Top StoriesOct 20, 2021, 12:28 PM IST
Kushinagar Airport inaugurated by PM Modi; Sri Lankan flight with 100 Buddhist monks first to land
The airport will be instrumental in connecting the Buddhist pilgrimage holy sites around the world.
Top StoriesOct 20, 2021, 11:48 AM IST
People now know that the corrupt will not be spared: PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi called upon officers not to hold back from taking action against the corrupt and ensure that there is no safe haven for anyone who deceives the country and countrymen.
World NewsOct 20, 2021, 10:47 AM IST
Big breakthrough! US surgeons successfully attach pig kidney to a human
The genetically modified pig whose organ was harvested for the procedure did not have the molecule in its tissues that are known to trigger an immediate rejection.
BusinessOct 20, 2021, 9:14 AM IST
Another hike in petrol and diesel prices; check the rates in your city
Relief continues to evade the common man with regard to fuel prices as oil marketing companies once again hiked the rates of petrol and diesel by another 35 paise.
India NewsOct 20, 2021, 8:42 AM IST
In Kashmir, we are surrendering to terrorists: Congress tells Modi government
Linking the recent spate of civilian killings to the Centre's decision to abrogate Article 370, the Congress said, "Some will die. That is the cost unfortunately for the August 5, 2019 folly. Do not let 1990 repeat itself."
World NewsOct 19, 2021, 8:27 PM IST
'Million dollars for every American': Notorious Haitian group seeks 17 million ransom for kidnapped group
The Haitian gang, which kidnapped 16 Americans and a Canadian while they were visiting an orphanage in the country, has demanded a ransom of $17 million (over Rs 127 crore) for their release.