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  • For Camila Cabello & Shawn Mendes, music defines mush(24 minutes ago)
    Los Angeles, Nov 21 (IANS) If singers Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes are officially Shawmila now, the young It couple reveals their music had a big role to play in defining the course of their love life lately.
  • Bolivia's interim leader proposes elections in 2020(05:06)
    La Paz, Nov 21 (IANS) The right-wing senator who proclaimed herself interim president of Bolivia after the armed forces pressured elected head of state Evo Morales into resigning sent a bill to congress calling for elections in 2020.
  • Donald Tusk elected as new EPP leader(02:08)
    Zagreb, Nov 21 (IANS) The European People's Party (EPP) elected outgoing President of the European Council Donald Tusk as its new leader at annual congress here.
  • Cabinet gives Rs 42,000 cr cash flow to telcos in two-year moratorium(02:02)
    New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) In a big relief to the telcos --Airtel, Vodafone and Jio, the Union Cabinet has approved the recommendation of the Committee of Secretaries (CoS) and allowed telcos a two-year moratorium on spectrum-related dues which translates into a Rs 42,000 crore financial support to the stressed sector.
  • Maha Governor backed central rule to block illegal means (Lead)(01:42)
    New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Maharashtra Governor B.S. Koshiyari denied the Congress with 44 legislators an opportunity to stake claim to form government because he felt it was almost impossible for the party, unless, of course, "illegal and unconstitutional means are adopted".
  • West Bengal Governor Dhankhar shown black flag (Lead)(00:46)
    Kolkata, Nov 21 (IANS) West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar was shown black flag by a group of alleged Trinamool Congress supporters who also raised "go back" slogans as his convoy reached Murshidabad district's Domkal where he attended a function at a girl's college.
  • Nithyananda's two women disciples held for abduction(00:38)
    Ahmedabad, Nov 21 (IANS) The Ahmedabad Police here on Wednesday arrested two women disciples of self-proclaimed godman Nithyananda from his ashram for allegedly kidnapping and keeping children captive, Deputy Superintendent of Police (Ahmedabad rural) K.T. Kamariya told IANS. Nithyananda was absconding, he added.
  • Assam Congress opposes fresh NRC(00:36)
    Guwahati, Nov 21 (IANS) Opposition Congress in Assam slammed the statement of Union Home Minister Amit Shah that the National Register of Citizens (NRC) update process will be carried out afresh in the state concurrently with the rest of India and termed it as part of its agenda to polarise the society on religious lines.
US Congressman Olson praises India for revoking Article 370
US clears sale of $1 bn naval guns to India, ensuring supremacy in Arabian Sea
Announcement on Maha govt in Mumbai on Friday
Maha govt deal sealed at 6 Janpath amid hectic parleys
  • Maha govt deal sealed at 6 Janpath amid hectic parleys(00:02)
    New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Amid political uncertainty in Maharashtra, even 21 days after the Assembly election results were declared on October 24, the final deal between the Congress, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and the Shiv Sena was sealed at 6 Janpath, residence of Sharad Pawar, which is just 100 meters from Sonia Gandhi's residence, after a several rounds of parleys between the leaders on Wednesday.

 Stories dated 2019-11-20

Wads of currency notes rain on Kolkata street
  • Wads of currency notes rain on Kolkata street(23:58)
    Kolkata, Nov 20 (IANS) There was a stir among commuters and locals as bundles of currency notes rained on an arterial Central Kolkata street on Wednesday from a multi-storied office complex.
Railway official 'bans' book by Khushwant Singh
Tale of two Delhi Police responses
  • Tale of two Delhi Police responses(23:28)
    New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) In an incident reminiscent of then Delhi police commissioner Neeraj Kumar directing his force to unleash water cannons and tear gas on the protesting youth in the aftermath of the gruesome Nirbhaya gang-rape case in December 2012, Delhi Police on Monday came down heavily on the students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) demanding "complete rollback" of the recent hostel fee hike.