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Day: November 16, 2020

India

Delhi Reports 3,797 Covid Cases In 24 Hours, Number Of Tests Below 30K

Delhi has recorded over 4.89 lakh Covid cases since the pandemic began in December last year (File)New Delhi: Delhi reported 3,797 new Covid cases and 99 coronavirus-linked deaths in the past 24 hours, government data showed late Monday night. This is the second consecutive day that the number of daily new cases in the national capital is below 4,000 - a welcome statistic given the city logged over 7,000 cases per day between November 10 and 14 and over 5,000 per day from November 3. The number of deaths, though, remains around the 100-mark; 95 were reported on Sunday.However, fewer than 30,000 coronavirus tests were conducted in the preceding 24 hours (of which the majority - 18,011 - were the less reliable Rapid Antigen variety) raising yet more concerns that the lack of testing is hi...
Business

चीन को भारतीयों का जबाव: भारतीयों को पसंद नहीं चीन का बना सामान; इस साल त्यौहारी सीजन में चाइनीज प्रोडक्ट के प्रति कम दिखा इंटरेस्ट

Hindi NewsBusinessIndians Do Not Like Chinese Goods; This Year The Festive Season Showed Less Interest Towards Chinese ProductAds से है परेशान? बिना Ads खबरों के लिए इनस्टॉल करें दैनिक भास्कर ऐपनई दिल्ली38 मिनट पहलेमात्र 29% लोगों ने ही चीन में निर्मित वस्तुओं को लेकर बाजार में पूछताछ कीइस साल त्यौहारी खरीद के दौरान भारतीय ग्राहकों में 'चीन का बना' वस्तुओं के प्रति रुझान में गिरावट देखी गई। मात्र 29 प्रतिशत लोगों ने ही चीन में निर्मित वस्तुओं को लेकर बाजार में पूछताछ की। ऑनलाइन मंच लोकलसर्किल्स के सर्वेक्षण के अनुसार पिछले साल बाजार में करीब 48 प्रतिशत लोगों ने त्यौहारी सीजन के दौरान चीनी उत्पादों को लेकर पूछताछ की थी।कंपनी ने 14000 से अधिक लोगों के बीच यह सर्वेक्षण किया है। पिछले साल भी लोगों से लगभग समान सवाल करके सर्वेक्षण के निष्कर्ष निकाले गए थे। कंपनी के संस्थापक और चेयरमैन सचिन त...
Sports

ICC Chairman’s Election Could See Three Rounds Of Voting: Report | Cricket News

The ICC's annual quarterly meeting began on Monday.© AFP The ICC's Board of Directors could be involved in a three-round voting process to elect the next independent chairman between Greg Barclay and Imran Khwaja in case the magic figure of 11 is not reached at the first count. The ICC's annual quarterly meeting began on Monday and the electronic voting process will involve the 16 board of directors -- 12 fro...
Business

Karachi Kings Get Trolled as Sherfane Rutherford Spotted Wearing Mumbai Indians’ Gloves in PSL

Twitter screenshot / PSL 2020. Sherfane Rutherford of Karachi Kings was spotted wearing blue and golden gloves of Mumbai Indians in playoffs contest against Multan Sultans on Saturday.News18.com Last Updated: November 16, 2020, 23:40 ISTFOLLOW US ON:Buzz Staff "The IPL-PSL crossover we never thought we'd get."The remainder of the 2020 edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL) has resumed in the country after a long hiatus owing to coronavirus pandemic. The tournament which is in its last leg saw something unusual during the first playoff contest played between Karachi Kings and Multan Sultans on Saturday (November 14).While the match was all set to be an entertaining clash which eventually ended in a Super Over, West Indian batter Sherfane Rutherford grabbed the limelight for all the wrong...
Sports

Chris Gayle Posts Heartwarming Message, Pictures On His Father’s Birthday. See Pics | Cricket News

Chris Gayle celebrated his father's birthday on Monday, November 16.© Chris Gayle/Instagram Chris Gayle on Monday posted a heart-warming tribute to this father on the latter's birthday. "Sir Gayle...The Real Gayle...Happy Birthday Dad! Love You non stop," wrote Gayle on Instagram, adding, "You batting well...Keep pressing. Wish you many more" as he posted pictures with his father. Gayle, 41, the self-proclaim...
Health and Lifestyle

Kangana Ranaut just showed us a new way to wear the sari with Himachali cap and shawl | The Times of India

She is the queen of Bollywood and also the favourite of the country's fashion police. Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut never leaves a stone unturned to make a fashion statement. People close to her say that her style is effortless and innate. Well, the diva proved it by dressing to perfection for her brother's intimate wedding in Rajasthan. From wearing the choicest of saris to most gorgeous lehengas, the diva flaunted them all. But she impressed us the most with her look at one of her brother's post wedding functions. Kangana flaunted a traditional look from her home state, Himachal Pradesh and the internet is on fire! Source link
India

“Tired, Politically Belittled Leader”: Prashant Kishor On Nitish Kumar

"Bihar should brace for few more years of lacklustre governance," Prashant Kishor tweeted.Patna: Nitish Kumar's staunch critic, election strategist and former JD(U) leader Prashant Kishor, today 'congratulated' him on his oath ceremony for a fourth straight term with a barbed tweet. "Congratulations to the BJP's nominated Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on his swearing-in ceremony. With a tired and politically belittled leader as CM, Bihar should brace for few more years of lacklustre governance," the tweet read.Mr Kishor --  the architect of the Chief Minister's 2015 poll victory as part of the Grand Alliance with the Rashtriya Janata Dal and the Congress -- had ranged himself among his critics shortly after joining the Janata Dal United, where he was the deputy and a close aide of Nitish ...
Business

फंड रेजिंग: उत्तर प्रदेश ने जारी किया उत्तर भारत का पहला बांड, लखनऊ म्यूनिशिपल कॉरपोरेशन का बांड 225% ओवरसब्सक्राइब हुआ

Hindi NewsBusinessUttar Pradesh Issues First Municipal Bond Of North India Lucknow Municipal Corporation Bond Oversubscribed 225 PcAds से है परेशान? बिना Ads खबरों के लिए इनस्टॉल करें दैनिक भास्कर ऐपनई दिल्ली5 मिनट पहलेकॉपी लिंक10 साल वाला बांड 8.5% के कूपन रेट पर बंद हुआलखनऊ म्यूनिशिपल कॉरपोरेशन ने 200 करोड़ रुपए का बांड जारी किया13 नवंबर को जारी हुआ यह म्यूनिशिपल बांड बांड BSE पर लिस्ट और ट्रेड होगाउत्तर प्रदेश सरकार ने अम्रुत योजना के तहत उत्तर भारत का म्यूनिशिपल बांड जारी किया। लखनऊ म्यूनिशिपल कॉरपोरेशन (LMC) ने 13 नवंबर 2020 को 200 करोड़ रुपए (ग्रीन शू ऑप्शन सहित) का पहला म्यूनिशिपल बांड जारी किया। यह बांड BSE पर लिस्ट और ट्रेड होगा।सरकारी प्रवक्ता के मुताबिक यह इश्यू 225 फीसदी (450 करोड़ रुपए) ओवरसब्सक्राइब्ड हुआ। 10 साल वाला बांड 8.5 फीसदी के कूपन रेट पर बंद हुआ। यह रिकॉर्ड है और खा...
World

“Looks Like Biden Has Won Election”: Trump National Security Advisor

Robert O'Brien said it appeared Biden was prepared to bring in a professional national security team.Washington: U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser, Robert O'Brien, said on Monday he will ensure a professional transition to the team led by Democrat Joe Biden if Biden is deemed the winner of the 2020 presidential election and "obviously things look like that now."The Republican Trump has insisted the Nov. 3 election was "rigged" and that he will be declared the winner after a series of legal challenges in several states.Speaking to the Global Security Forum, O'Brien said that while he hoped Trump would turn out to have won a second four-year term, he would work with a new administration headed by Biden and his vice presidential running mate, Kamala Harris."If there i...
Business

EPFO provides pensioners multiple options to submit digital life certificates amid pandemic – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Retirement fund body EPFO has provided multiple options for submission of digital life certificate (DLC) by over 67 lakh pensioners, enabling them to continue drawing their social security benefits, the labour ministry said. All pensioners under EPS-95 (Employees Pension Scheme-1995) are required to submit Jeevan Pramaan Patra (JPP) / Digital Life Certificate (DLC) each year to continue drawing pension. In the current scenario of COVID-19, the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has facilitated multiple options for EPS-95 pensioners to submit their DLC close to their home or at their doorstep, the ministry said in a statement. JPPs submitted through all these modes/agencies are equally valid, it added. In addition to the 135 regional offices and 117 district offices...