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Month: October 2020

National

Assam Minister Hints At “Larger Solution” Amid Mizoram Border Deadlock

Fixing the border disputes is a high precedence for the BJP, Himanta Biswa Sarma stated.Guwahati: With the Mizoram authorities refusing to tug again its armed forces from the border areas claimed by Assam, the blockade on Nationwide Freeway 306 - the lifeline of Mizoram - entered the fourth day on Saturday, prompting the BJP's go-to man for the northeast, Assam cabinet minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, to talk of a "bigger resolution" however after state polls.Mr Sarma, the convener of the BJP-led Northeast Democratic Alliance or the NEDA - the joint political with regional political events within the northeast, on Saturday stated that fixing the border disputes of Assam with different northeastern states is a high precedence for the BJP and the central authorities will fast-track it after ...
National

“Haan, Main Kutta Hoon”: Jyotiraditya Scindia Says Kamal Nath Called Him “Dog”

Jyotiraditya Scindia was talking at a marketing campaign rally for the Madhya Pradesh by-elections.Bhopal: Competing for the shrillest elections in latest reminiscence, the Madhya Pradesh by-polls inducted a brand new contender on Saturday with BJP MP Jyotiraditya Scindia claiming that former Chief Minister Kamal Nath, already censured for calling a feminine politician an "merchandise", has now referred to as him a "canine"."Kamal Nath ji got here right here to Ashoknagar and referred to as me a canine. Haan, Kamal Nath ji, primary kutta hoon (Sure, I'm a canine) as a result of the general public is my grasp. Sure, I'm a canine, as a result of a canine protects its grasp," Mr Scindia addressed his former Congress colleague at a marketing campaign rally.The Congress shortly denied the al...
Worldwide

Priest Wounded In French Shooting, Attacker Flees: Police

An attacker wounded a priest in a taking pictures in France's Lyon earlier than fleeing: Police (Representational)Paris: An attacker armed with a sawn-off shotgun on Saturday wounded an Orthodox priest in a taking pictures within the French metropolis of Lyon earlier than fleeing, stated a police supply.The priest, who has Greek nationality, was closing his church when the assault occurred and is now in a critical situation, stated the supply, who requested to not be named.The inside ministry tweeted that "an incident is underway" within the southeastern metropolis of Lyon."Safety and emergency personnel are on the scene," the ministry added, warning folks to "keep away from the world" the place the assault occurred.The taking pictures comes three days after three folks had been killed ...
National

104 Bihar Candidates Get Notice For Not Publishing Their Criminal Records

Election Fee has showcaused 104 candidates for his or her failure to publish their felony dataPatna: The Election Fee has showcaused 104 candidates who had been within the fray within the first section of polling for the meeting in Bihar for his or her failure to publish/broadcast even for as soon as their felony data in newspapers and digital media, state chief electoral officer stated.As per the Supreme Court docket order and Election Fee guideline a ballot contestant is required to publish/broadcast details about their felony antecedents, convicted or pending, thrice in newspapers and digital media throughout campaigning, Extra Chief Electoral Officer (ACEO) Sanjay Kumar Singh advised reporters.Out of 1066 candidates who contested the 71 meeting seats within the first section of poll...
Worldwide

UK Surpasses 1 Million Coronavirus Cases

Demise countclimbed by 326 to face at 46,555 fatalities. (File)London: Britain has registered a couple of million coronavirus instances in the course of the international pandemic, with practically 22,000 new infections reported within the final 24 hours, official figures confirmed Saturday.A complete of 1,011,660 Covid-19 instances have now been recorded, whereas the demise rely climbed by 326 to face at 46,555 fatalities inside 28 days of a constructive take a look at end result, the best tally in Europe.(Aside from the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV workers and is revealed from a syndicated feed.)
National

“Very Poor” Air Quality Recorded In Noida, Ghaziabad, Gurugram, Faridabad

The typical 24-hour air high quality index was 367 in Gurugram on SaturdayNoida: The air high quality improved marginally however remained "very poor" in Noida, Better Noida, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon and Faridabad within the Nationwide Capital Area (NCR) on Saturday, in response to a authorities company.Focus of main air pollution PM 2.5 and PM 10 additionally remained excessive within the 5 quick neighbours of Delhi, in response to the air high quality index (AQI) maintained by the Central Air pollution Management Board (CPCB).Based on the index, an AQI between zero and 50 is taken into account "good", 51 and 100 "passable", 101 and 200 "average", 201 and 300 "poor", 301 and 400 "very poor", and 401 and 500 "extreme".The typical 24-hour AQI was 368 in Better Noida, 363 in Ghaziabad, 358 in G...
Worldwide

French President Slams “Distortions” Over Prophet Cartoons

Macron additionally denounced requires a boycott of French items as "unworthy" and "unacceptable" (File)Paris: President Emmanuel Macron lashed out at "distortions" from political leaders over cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed, saying too usually individuals had been led to consider that they had been a creation of the French state, in an interview broadcast Saturday,Chatting with Al-Jazeera, he slammed "a confusion that has been fed by many media -- and generally political and non secular leaders -- which is to say that these caricatures are in a means the undertaking or the creation of the French authorities or the president".He additionally denounced requires a boycott of French items as "unworthy" and "unacceptable", saying the marketing campaign was created by some non-public teams ...
National

Shivraj Singh Chouhan Played Tricks To Get Back To Power: Sachin Pilot

Sachin Pilot stated the BJP authorities below Shivraj Chouhan had completed nothing for farmers (File)Rajgarh: Senior Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot on Saturday stated Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan performed tips to get again to energy after dislodging the Kamal Nath dispensation in March.Addressing a bypoll rally in Biaora, Mr Pilot stated the individuals had voted for the Congress within the 2018 MP Meeting polls after 15 years of BJP rule."Nevertheless, the three-time chief minister (Mr Chouhan) was dissatisfied and performed tips and made a backdoor entry to energy," Mr Pilot stated with out elaborating.He stated the BJP authorities below Mr Chouhan had completed nothing for farmers, and claimed the very best variety of agriculture-related suicides came ...
Worldwide

China Warns Of Coronavirus On Packaging Of Imported Brazilian Pork

Native authorities didn't say which Brazilian firm the frozen meat got here from. (Representational)Beijing: Packaging on a batch of frozen pork imported from Brazil which had entered a district in Jap China's Shandong province has examined optimistic for the coronavirus, the native authorities mentioned.Residents of the Wendeng district in Weihai metropolis who might have come into contact with the pork ought to report back to authorities, the native authorities mentioned in a discover.It didn't say which Brazilian firm the frozen meat got here from.(Apart from the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV employees and is printed from a syndicated feed.)
PC/ Laptops, Tech

Intel Iris Xe Max, Discrete GPU for Slim ‘Tiger Lake’ Laptops Announced

Intel's 11th Gen Core ‘Tiger Lake' CPUs are the primary to function the corporate's new built-in Xe graphics structure. Simply as laptops constructed round these CPUs are occurring sale in lots of components of the world, the corporate has revealed that a few of them will even ship with its first discrete GPU, the Intel Iris Xe Max. In a shock announcement, Intel has additionally disclosed particulars of how laptops can use built-in and discrete Xe GPUs collectively to extend graphics efficiency and speed up sure sorts of compute-intensive or AI-based duties.The Intel Iris Xe Max identify first leaked when Intel included the product badge in a presentation of its brand identify overhaul in September. Extra lately, it has appeared in listings from laptop computer producers, together with...