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liber v14:  Avita launches Liber V14 laptop in India, price starts at Rs 41,490 – Times of India
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liber v14: Avita launches Liber V14 laptop in India, price starts at Rs 41,490 – Times of India

Expanding its laptop portfolio, US-based lifestyle tech brand Avita has launched its latest marquee laptop, Li...Read MoreExpanding its laptop portfolio, US-based lifestyle tech brand Avita has launched its latest marquee laptop, Liber V14 in India. The key highlights of the laptop is its thin and light profile, 10th-generation Intel Core processors and top-up camera. Avita Liber V14 laptop: Pricing and availabilityThe company has launched the laptop in two variants -- 8GB + 512GB and 8GB + 256GB SSD and the price starts at Rs 41,490. Also, both the variants will come with MS Office. The laptop is available for purchase from across the major online retail stores including Amazon, Flipkart and Ingram. Avita Liber V14 laptop: SpecificationsThe laptop is powered by 10th-generation processo...
Sushant Singh Rajput Case: Ankita Lokhande Hiding Something About Sushant-Rhea? l ABP Uncut
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Sushant Singh Rajput Case: Ankita Lokhande Hiding Something About Sushant-Rhea? l ABP Uncut

By : admin | Updated : 31 Jul 2020 11:54 PM (IST) After the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, his ex-girlfriend Ankita Lokhande had an exclusive conversation with ABP News, breaking her silence on the topic. During the interaction, Ankita has made major revelations about her relationship with Sushant and the actor's personal life. However, when a question was raised about actress Kangana's Ranaut, Ankita left the interview. Source link
UK government wins appeal bid in ISIS bride Shamima Begum case – Times of India
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UK government wins appeal bid in ISIS bride Shamima Begum case – Times of India

Shamima Begum, one of three east London schoolgirls who traveled to Syria in 2015 to join the Islamic State g...Read MoreLONDON: The UK government on Friday won permission to appeal against a court ruling allowing London-born ISIS bride Shamima Begum to return to Britain to challenge stripping of her British citizenship. Bangladeshi-origin Begum, now 20, was one of three schoolgirls who fled London to join ISIS in Syria in 2015. The UK Court of Appeal ruled that the case must go ahead to the Supreme Court before she is allowed back into the country because the case raised a point of law of public importance that only the highest court can resolve. Sir James Eadie, representing the Home Office, told the court there was a "big issue at stake" in the case, to decide what should happen whe...
Rhea Chakraborty Vs Ankita Lokhande: Whose truth will win? | Master Stroke Full
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Rhea Chakraborty Vs Ankita Lokhande: Whose truth will win? | Master Stroke Full

Rhea Chakraborty released a video today saying "I have immense faith in God and the judiciary. I believe that I will get justice. Even though a lot of horrible things have been said about me in the electronic media, I will refrain from commenting on the advice of my lawyer as the matter is sub judice"Ankita Lokhande revealed a lot of things about Sushant in an exclusive conversation with ABP News. Source link
Govt notifies proposal for mandatory compliance of BIS norms for helmets | India News – Times of India
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Govt notifies proposal for mandatory compliance of BIS norms for helmets | India News – Times of India

Representative imageNEW DELHI: The road transport ministry has initiated the process to bring helmets for two-wheeler riders under the mandatory BIS regime. Sources said the mandatory norm is likely to kick in from March or April next year, which means the sale of non-BIS certified helmets will be an offence once the notification comes to effect. The ministry issued a draft notification on Thursday nearly a month after the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) notified the new two-wheeler helmet standard, which will come to effect from September 4. The ministry said as per the procedure laid down protective helmet for two-wheeler riders under Quality Control Order it has sought suggestions and objections from the stakeholders. Health and trauma care experts have maintained that wearing a non...
Happy Birthday Kiara Advani: Sidharth Malhotra Wishes ‘Sunshine Girl’ With Cute Post; Actress Calls Him ‘Monkey’
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Happy Birthday Kiara Advani: Sidharth Malhotra Wishes ‘Sunshine Girl’ With Cute Post; Actress Calls Him ‘Monkey’

New Delhi: Bollywood actress Kiara Advani, last seen in ‘Guilty’, has turned a year older on Friday (July 31). The ‘Kabir Singh’ actress is celebrating her quarantine birthday with her family members in Mumbai. Tinsel town celebs have showered Kiara with warm birthday wishes on social media. Sidharth Malhotra, who will be sharing screen-space with Kiara in ‘Shershaah’, shared a cute post for the birthday girl on his Instagram story.WATCH: Fan Asks Sidharth Malhotra For Selfie At Airport; CRIES After Clicking PictureSidharth posted a picture of the ‘Good Newwz’ actress in which she looks all set to cut the birthday cake. The ‘Ek Villain’ actor wrote, “Happy birthday sunshine girl. Big love and hugs.”Kiara re-posted the picture on her Insta story and wrote, “Thank you ...
Undertakers at Vadodara crematorium ask: Where are the PPE kits for us?
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Undertakers at Vadodara crematorium ask: Where are the PPE kits for us?

Written by Aditi Raja | Vadodara | Published: August 1, 2020 5:05:40 am Workers at Khaswadi gas crematorium, Vadodara. (Photo by Bhupendra Rana) At about 3 pm on Friday, three staff undertakers at the Covid-19 Khaswadi crematorium in Karelibaug in Vadodara await the arrival of the hearse van of the Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC)’s fire ambulance. The hearse is bringing the body of a Covid-19 patient — the fifth cremation of the day as per the protocols. One of the three staff asks another to check with the ambulance driver if he is also bringing along the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) kits for them. The answer is “no”. When the hearse arri...
Samagra Shiksha switch to online classes for secondary, higher secondary students
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Samagra Shiksha switch to online classes for secondary, higher secondary students

Written by Ritu Sharma | Ahmedabad | Updated: August 1, 2020 5:06:36 am Vardaben Raval records her lecture at the Command and Control Centre in Gandhinagar. (Express Photo) “Please like, share and feel free to give your feedback,” says Mihir Kothari, 30, as he closes his 45-minute live session on polynomials. As soon as the video camera mounted on a tripod in a small makeshift studio at the Samagra Shiksha (formerly known as Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan) headquarters in Gandhinagar stopped rolling, the on-screen lively Mathematics teacher at the SP Swami GJ Vidyalaya in Nakhatrana taluka of Kutch district is back to his reserved, shy self. Kothari is one of ...
Online open, 3.7 lakh get domicile in a month, 78% of them in Jammu
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Online open, 3.7 lakh get domicile in a month, 78% of them in Jammu

Written by Deeptiman Tiwary | New Delhi | Updated: August 1, 2020 7:44:47 am Sources said the domicile certificates issued are proportionate to the applications received. IN THE month following the launch of the online mode for applying for domicile certificates in the Union Territory under the new rules, over thrice as many people from Jammu have been granted the same as compared to Kashmir. While the majority of the 3.7 lakh-odd granted domicile certificates are already permanent residents of the Union Territory, a significant proportion have been given out to those who despite living or serving in the state for years were not considered residents o...
EXCLUSIVE: Ankita Lokhande Reveals Her Last Conversation With Sushant Singh Rajput’s Sister
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EXCLUSIVE: Ankita Lokhande Reveals Her Last Conversation With Sushant Singh Rajput’s Sister

New Delhi: The untimely demise of Sushant Singh Rajput has left his family members and fans teary-eyed. It’s hard to believe that a talented artist like Sushant is no more with us. Fans are paying tribute to the ‘Raabta’ actor by sharing his throwback pictures and videos on social media. They are also demanding a CBI probe into Sushant’s death case.Ankita Lokhande, while exclusively talking to ABP News, said that Sushant would never commit suicide. The ‘Manikarnika’ actress shared lesser-known things about the ‘Dil Bechara’ actor and said that he was happy-go-lucky person.Also READ: Ankita Lokhande Reveals Why She Shared 'Truth Wins' Post After Sushant Singh Rajput's Father Lodged FIR Against Rhea ChakrabortySome reports suggested that Ankita went to Patna to meet Su...
Army to retain additional troops in Ladakh for the long haul
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Army to retain additional troops in Ladakh for the long haul

Written by Sushant Singh | New Delhi | Updated: August 1, 2020 7:49:15 am Army will have enhanced deployment on the disputed Ladakh border till total disengagement by troops at the points of friction and completion of total de-escalation by the two forces. Chinese ambassador Sun Weidong’s claim on Thursday about the location of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) at Pangong Tso and his refusal to clarify the LAC point to a scenario where the Indian Army will have to increase its permanent deployment on the disputed and tense border. A senior Army officer told The Indian Express on Friday: “Our preparations and activities will be based on the actions of t...
Delhi: Tiwari visits riot-hit area, writes to CM
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Delhi: Tiwari visits riot-hit area, writes to CM

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published: August 1, 2020 4:49:48 am Tiwari claimed he had visited the area amid reports that Hindus were putting up ‘for sale’ signs outside homes because they didn’t feel safe. Northeast Delhi MP and former Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari has, in a letter to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, claimed that people in riot-hit Maujpur are “not being heard by your local MLAs and ministers, and none of them come to this area as it is dominated by one community”. “You are the elected chief minister of Delhi, voted by majority, representing all sections of society and not only by one particular community,” he wrote. He cla...
Trump faces rare rebuke from GOP for floating election delay – Times of India
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Trump faces rare rebuke from GOP for floating election delay – Times of India

NEW YORK: President Donald Trump repeatedly tests the Republican Party's limits on issues including race, trade and immigration. On Thursday, he struck a boundary. GOP officials from New Hampshire to Mississippi to Iowa quickly pushed back against Trump's suggestion that it might be necessary to delay the November election - which he cannot do without congressional approval - because of the unfounded threat of voter fraud. They reassured voters that the election would proceed on the constitutionally mandated day as it has for more than two centuries. Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley was especially blunt: "All I can say is, it doesn't matter what one individual in this country says. We still are a country based on the rule of law, and we want to follow the law." New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu ...
Trans issues, gender rights: North MCD teachers get crash courses
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Trans issues, gender rights: North MCD teachers get crash courses

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published: August 1, 2020 4:47:10 am Teachers of 700-odd primary schools have been attending the workshops. While government-run schools across the country are caught up in coping with remote teaching-learning, teachers of North MCD schools have had a busy month of training in inclusive practices. Teachers of the 700-odd primary schools run by the North MCD have been attending large-scale training workshops through July — on inclusion of children with disabilities, transgender children, and then on gender sensitisation. The sessions include sensitising teachers to basic concepts of sex, gender and trans-identity...
Rajasthan crisis: Will attend House if party issues whip, says MLA in Pilot camp
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Rajasthan crisis: Will attend House if party issues whip, says MLA in Pilot camp

Written by Deep Mukherjee | Jaipur | Updated: August 1, 2020 7:21:59 am Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, flanked by  Deputy Chief Minister and Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee President Sachin Pilot addressing a press conference. (File Photo) At least one of the rebel MLAs in Rajasthan loyal to former deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot has said that if the Congress party issues a whip, he and the other MLAs will attend the upcoming Assembly session that is set to be convened on August 14. Speaking to The Indian Express on Friday, Gajendra Singh Shaktawat, MLA from Vallabhnagar in Udaipur and one of the 18 legislators in the Pilot camp, said,...
38 Dead From Spurious Liquor In Punjab, CM Amarinder Singh Orders High-Level Probe; 8 Arrested So Far
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38 Dead From Spurious Liquor In Punjab, CM Amarinder Singh Orders High-Level Probe; 8 Arrested So Far

New Delhi:  Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh ordered a high-level probe after thirty-two people died in Punjab's three districts allegedly after drinking spurious liquor. The deaths took place in Punjab's Amritsar, Batala, and Tarn Taran districts since Wednesday night, an official statement said as mentioned by PTI.The senior Congress leader later tweeted that the guilty will not be spared. Eight accused have been arrested in the case.I have ordered a magisterial enquiry into suspected spurious liquor deaths in Amritsar, Gurdaspur and Tarn Taran. Commissioner, Jalandhar Division will conduct the enquiry and coordinate with concerned SSPs and other officers. Anyone found guilty will not be spared. — Capt.Amarinder Singh (@capt_amarinder) July 31, 2020The de...
Amid Covid-19 surge, Andhra Pradesh ramps up tests, says won’t shut down
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Amid Covid-19 surge, Andhra Pradesh ramps up tests, says won’t shut down

Written by Sreenivas Janyala | Hyderabad | Updated: August 1, 2020 11:16:23 am Officials said the testing was focused on neighbourhoods where migrants had returned recently or in areas with positive cases. (File Photo) Amidst a record surge in the number of novel coronavirus cases, Andhra Pradesh has ruled out the re-imposition of a lockdown and is insisting that a focus on testing will help contain further spread of the disease. The number of those infected in the state has increased over 10 times from a month ago — from 14,595 on June 30 to 1,40,933 on July 31. With that, it has overtaken Delhi’s tally to become the state with the third highest case...
PM Modi extends greetings to Sheikh Hasina on Eid-ul-Azha – Times of India
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PM Modi extends greetings to Sheikh Hasina on Eid-ul-Azha – Times of India

DHAKA/ BANGLADESH: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday extended greetings to his Bangladesh counterpart, Sheikh Hasina, on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha. In a letter to Sheikh Hasina, he also lauded steps taken by Bangladesh to fight Covid-19 and said India will remain available to support the country's efforts in any way through capacity-building in the health sector. "On the occasion of Eid-ul-Zuha, I would like to extend my warmest greetings to the people and government of Bangladesh," he said. The Prime Minister said the festival, which is also celebrated in several parts of India, "reminds us of our deep historical and cultural links". "We hope that this festival will further enhance the spirit of peace and tolerance in our respective societies and promote fraternal ties between o...
Mehbooba Mufti still held under PSA, some raise questions
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Mehbooba Mufti still held under PSA, some raise questions

Written by Bashaarat Masood , P Vaidyanathan Iyer | Srinagar | Updated: August 1, 2020 10:08:33 am Mehbooba Mufti’s detention under PSA was scheduled to expire on August 5. The J&K administration on Friday extended the detention of former Chief Minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti by three months for the second time under the Public Safety Act (PSA) even as a section of officials in the administration said they were not sure of the need to continue with her detention. She is the only political leader still detained under PSA. An order issued by Home Secretary Shaleen Kabra said the Home Department considere...