Centre transfers Rs 2,59,941 crore to states as devolution of share of taxes, Rs 51,277 crore lower than the previous year

New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): The monthly account of the central government up to the month of September 2020 has been consolidated and reports published.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 23:12 IST

The Crown: Trailer of fourth season displaying tension between Queen Elizabeth, Margaret Thatcher is out

Washington [US], October 29 (ANI): The trailer of the fourth season of royal drama 'The Crown', focussing on the tensions between Queen Elizabeth and Margaret Thatcher, is out on Netflix.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 23:10 IST

RJD raises security concerns as crowd swarms near Tejashwi's chopper at rally

Patna (Bihar) [India], October 29 (ANI): The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) has requested the Election Commission to strengthen the security cover of its leader Tejashwi Yadav after people surrounded his helicopter at an election rally and also flouted the COVID-19 norms.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:33 IST

With 49,881 new cases, India's Covid-19 count rise past 80-Lakh mark

New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): With 49,881 new cases, India's COVID-19 tally crossed the 80-lakh mark on Thursday while recoveries have increased to 73.15 lakh, according to data from the Union Health Ministry.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 23:02 IST

Bihar sees 55.69 pc polling in first phase of assembly elections

New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): Bihar saw a final voter turnout of 55.69 per cent in the first phase of assembly polls with the poll percentage better compared to that in 2015.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 22:59 IST

Radical diagnostic could save people at risk of dying from blood loss

Melbourne (Australia) [India], October 29 (ANI): Engineers have developed a fast, portable and cheap diagnostic that can help deliver urgent treatment to people at risk of dying from rapid blood loss.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 22:56 IST

TRS leader Kavitha takes oath as Nizamabad MLC

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], October 29 (ANI): Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) leader Kalvakuntla Kavitha on Thursday took oath as Member of Legislative Council (MLC) from Nizamabad Legislative Council.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 22:53 IST

India's average daily Covid tests in past 6 weeks at about 11 lakh: Health Ministry

New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry on Thursday said nearly 11 lakh coronavirus tests have been conducted daily on an average in the last six weeks as the total tests crossed 10.65 crore adding that 15 lakh tests can now be done per day.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 22:47 IST

Jessica Chastain, Anne Hathaway to share screen in 'Mother's Instinct'

Washington [US], October 29 (ANI): Actors Jessica Chastain and Anne Hathaway will star in the upcoming psychological thriller 'Mother's Instinct'.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 22:47 IST

US citizens born in Jerusalem can list place of birth as 'Jerusalem', 'Israel': Pompeo

Washington [US], October 29 (ANI): US citizens born in Jerusalem can now elect to list their place of birth as either 'Jerusalem' or 'Israel' on their passports, informed US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 22:39 IST