Sanskrit Ramayan to be enacted at LU centenary

Lucknow, Oct. 30 -- An adaptation of the Ramayan in Sankrit will be presented during the week-long centennial year celebrations at Lucknow University, as per the plans of the organising committee. Th... Read More

42 transgenders to appear for Assam PSC exam

Guwahati, Oct. 30 -- In a first such instance for the state, 42 transgender persons have applied as candidates for the combined competitive (preliminary) examination (CCE), 2020, conducted by Assam Pu... Read More

India rejects China's terms, refuses to limit patrol area

New Delhi, Oct. 30 -- Even as New Delhi awaits Beijing's confirmation on a date for the eighth round of military-diplomatic level dialogue on disengagement in East Ladakh, HT learns that it has reject... Read More

A BJP stalwart who rose through the ranks

New Delhi, Oct. 30 -- The passing of former Gujarat chief minister Keshubhai Patel at the age of 92 marks the end of an epoch for the Bharatiya Janata Party and its previous avatar, the Jana Sangh, in... Read More

Centre orders action after 'evasive reply' to RTI on Aarogya Setu app

New Delhi, Oct. 30 -- The ministry of electronics and information technology (MeitY) has taken a serious view of lapses made in answering a Right to Information (RTI) application on the Aarogya Setu a... Read More

DM, SP removed after protests rock Munger

PATNA, Oct. 30 -- After violent protests against Munger district police by thousands of residents angered by this week's police shooting in which a teenager was killed, the Election Commission of Indi... Read More

Future pandemics could be deadlier, warns study

NEW DELHi, Oct. 30 -- As if the year were short on bad news, and needed more, a report by leading experts says the world could experience pandemics more frequently in future, that some of these will b... Read More

top court stays HC order on CBI probe against U'khand CM

New Delhi, Oct. 30 -- The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed an order by the Uttarakhand high court directing the CBI to register an FIR against Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on a com... Read More

Veteran actor bags top awards

India, Oct. 30 -- Mumbai: Actor Victor Banerjee won two global awards in two days for his role as a priest, Father O'Hara, in the 2019 film, Josef - Born in Grace. The first was for Best Actor at the ... Read More

Markets brace for new round of turbulence

mumbai, Oct. 30 -- The Sensex ended 173 points lower at 39,749.85 while the Nifty50 index ended at 11,670.80, down 59 points, as rising novel coronavirus cases in Europe coupled with uncertainty over ... Read More