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India's electricity demand picks up in Oct as coal shortage lingers

India's electricity demand grew 4.9% during the first half of October, with supply falling short of demand by 1.4% despite a 3.2% rise in coal-fired generation and 30% rise in solar output, a Reuters analysis of government data showed.

Congress to elect new party chief in September next year

Congress on Saturday announced that elections to elect a new party chief will be held next year between August 21 and September 20.

Experts Recommend Covaxin, Biotech For Children From 2 To 18 Years

Pending approval by the DCGI, Covaxin will be the second vaccine cleared for use on kids; in August Zydus Cadila's three-dose DNA jab was allowed for children over 12

India Government Issues Air India Sale Letter Of Intent To Tata

NEW DELHI - The government of India has issued a letter of intent (LoI) confirming the sale of its 100 per cent stake in loss-making Air India to Tata Group for Rs 18,000 crore, a senior official said. Last week, the government had accepted an offer by Talace Pvt Ltd, a unit of the holding company of salt-to-software conglomerate, to pay Rs 2,700 crore in cash and takeover Rs 15,300 crore of the airline’s debt.

WHO to decide on Bharat Biotech's Covaxin clearance in October

Bharat Biotech recently said it submitted all data pertaining to Covaxin to the World Health Organisation for emergency use listing and is awaiting feedback from the global health watchdog.

IPL 2021: Watch Ashwin-Morgan clash during KKR-DC clash, Krunal Pandya upholds 'Spirit of Cricket'

The IPL 2021 has seen a lot of memorable moments so far. Meanwhile, on Wednesday, three on-field moments caught the attention of the fans in terms of 'Spirit of Cricket'.

Defence Ministry Places Rupees 7,523 Crore Order For 118 Battle Tanks

The defence ministry placed the order for the Arjuna Mk-1A tanks with the Heavy Vehicles Factory (HVF), Avadi, Chennai.

"Bilateral Ties Will Touch New Heights": PM Invites Kamala Harris To India

"India and America are natural partners. We have similar values, geopolitical interests," Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a joint media appearance with US Vice President Kamala Harris

Will pit strong candidate against Navjot Sidhu, won't let him become CM: Capt Amarinder Singh

Capt Amarinder Singh on Wednesday said he would fight Navjot Sidhu's elevation to Punjab Chief Ministership tooth and nail, and was ready to make any sacrifice to save the country from such a "dangerous man". Even as he reiterated his intention to counter any move to make Sidhu the state's Chief Minister face, Amarinder Singh said he will pit a strong candidate against him in the 2022 Assembly polls to ensure his defeat.

Macron dials Modi as France's US, Australia ties plunge into crisis

France’s submarine row with the US, the UK and Australia turns into a full-blown diplomatic crisis, French President Emmanuel Macron dialled PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday to talk about strengthening cooperation in the Indo-Pacific and also boost, as Macron’s office said in a statement, India’s strategic autonomy.

Meeting with VP Kamala Harris, Apple chief Tim Cook also on cards during PM Modi's US visit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting the United States this week where he will be following a marathon schedule and will hold a series of back to back high-level meetings.

India Vice President calls for creating safe, conducive environment for women to grow, attain full potential

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu called for ending all forms of discrimination against women and urged everyone to work towards creating a safe and conducive environment for them to grow and attain their full potential.

Matter of immense pride for us': Virat Kohli says India is a team 'everyone wants to beat'

India's series win in Australia at the start of this year, and the recent Test match win at Lord's showcased their tenacity to bounce back even when the odds are stacked deep against them -

WHO approval for emergency use of Covaxin likely soon

Recognition from WHO will allow people vaccinated with Covaxin to travel abroad without restrictions.

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