The Biggest Stories Of October 14, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 14, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 14, 2019
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Abhijit Banerjee's Reaction After Winning The Economics Nobel

Abhijit Banerjee's Reaction After Winning The Economics Nobel

Speaking for the first time after winning the Nobel in Economics, Abhijit Banerjee said that it's a prize for an entire movement to rid the world of poverty.
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Mobile Services Restored In Jammu And Kashmir. Is 'Normalcy' Far Behind?

Mobile Services Restored In Jammu And Kashmir. Is 'Normalcy' Far Behind?

After 72 days, postpaid mobile phones started buzzing in Jammu and Kashmir from noon today. The communication blackout started on August 5 after the centre scrapped the state's autonomy and divided it into two union territories. This is the bigges...
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Western Maharashtra: Endgame For Sharad Pawar's Party?

Western Maharashtra: Endgame For Sharad Pawar's Party?

Western Maharashtra has been long considered a stronghold of the NCP but the party is now increasingly under threat, especially after a number of big guns crossed over to the Shiv Sena and the BJP. Is it end game for Pawar? Reality Check brings a ...
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Sourav Ganguly Set To Be BCCI Chief. "Dadagiri" In Politics Next?

Sourav Ganguly Set To Be BCCI Chief. "Dadagiri" In Politics Next?

As unexpected for many as his test century on debut, former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly is set to be the next BCCI chief. Was there a political trade-off ahead of the Bengal polls? Will we see Mr Ganguly as a politician next? Just how did...
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Economics Nobel For Indian-American Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, M Kremer

Economics Nobel For Indian-American Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, M Kremer

In a huge honour for India, economist Abhijit Banerjee, an alumnus of Kolkata's South Point School, Presidency University and Delhi's JNU won the Nobel Prize for Economics along with Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer. Presently an American citizen, ...
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Kia New Cars, Ratan Tata-Tork Motorcycles Datsun GO, GO+, MV Agusta Dragster 800 RR

Kia New Cars, Ratan Tata-Tork Motorcycles Datsun GO, GO+, MV Agusta Dragster 800 RR

The top automotive news of the day – Kia will launch 2 cars in 2020. Ratan Tata invests in Tork Motors. Datsun has launched the GO, GO+ CVT. MV Agusta has launched the 800 Dragster.
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Want Babri Masjid Restored, Muslim Petitioners Tell Supreme Court

Want Babri Masjid Restored, Muslim Petitioners Tell Supreme Court

Muslim respondents in the Ayodhya case contended today that there was no claim for the title in the Ayodhya land by the Hindus until 1989 and want the restoration of Babri Masjid as it stood before demolition in 1992. "We are entitled to restorati...
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Drama At Dinner: How Sourav Ganguly Emerged As Pick For BCCI President

Drama At Dinner: How Sourav Ganguly Emerged As Pick For BCCI President

Sourav Ganguly is set to become the next Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President, but his ascension to the top post of the Indian cricket board was anything but smooth. Reports on Sunday evening suggested that N Srinivasan's man Bri...
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First Visually Impaired Woman IAS Is Thiruvananthapuram Sub-Collector

First Visually Impaired Woman IAS Is Thiruvananthapuram Sub-Collector

Pranjal Patil, India's first visually impaired woman IAS officer, has taken over as the Sub-Collector of Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram. Ms Patil, 30, made history last year when she received her first appointment as Assistant Collector in Kerala's E...
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How Nobel Winner Abhijit Banerjee Described State Of Indian Economy

How Nobel Winner Abhijit Banerjee Described State Of Indian Economy

Abhijit Banerjee, Economics Nobel winner this year along with Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer, recently delivered a sharp critique of the Indian economy and rated the fall in consumption as "extremely serious". The 58-year-old was speaking at Brow...
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OnePlus 7T Pro And OnePlus 7T Pro McLaren Edition Unboxing And First Look

OnePlus 7T Pro And OnePlus 7T Pro McLaren Edition Unboxing And First Look

OnePlus 7T Pro is finally here and today we're going to unbox it and take our first look. The OnePlus 7T Pro features a number of enhancements over the OnePlus 7 Pro. Let's find out what's so special about the latest OnePlus smartphone. In this vi...
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Vivo U10 Review- The Best New Smartphone Under Rs. 10,000?

Vivo U10 Review- The Best New Smartphone Under Rs. 10,000?

The Vivo U10 packs a triple rear camera setup, a massive 5,000mAh battery with support for fast charging, and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor. The phone comes with a sugary price tag of under Rs. 10,000. But does it really perform? We'll find ...
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Kia Beat 360

Kia Beat 360

Kia Motors India has inaugurated a brand experience centre in India and it's only the second such centre in the world. There's a lot you get to experience here and there are 3 dedicated zones for customers. We check out what it has to offer
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Dadagiri In BCCI

Dadagiri In BCCI

Experts say Sourav Ganguly will have a short stint of 10 months as BCCI President but given his stature as a leader, he is sure to make an impact.
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Nokia 7.2 Review- Is It the Best Option Under Rs. 20,000 Right Now?

Nokia 7.2 Review- Is It the Best Option Under Rs. 20,000 Right Now?

Nokia 7.2 brings a set to interesting upgrades over its predecessor, the Nokia 7.2. But is it really the best smartphone to buy if you have a budget of Rs. 20,000 right now? We decided to find out. The Nokia 7.2 comes with a starting price of Rs. ...
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"Will Tell Him Off..." Nobel Economics Prize Winner's Mother To NDTV

"Will Tell Him Off..." Nobel Economics Prize Winner's Mother To NDTV

Abhijit Banerjee, the India-born economist who was today declared joint winner of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Economics for his work in "fighting poverty", might be on top of the world but the 58-year-old could be in trouble back home for not having t...
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Vivo Nex 3 Unboxing And First Look- What's Unique About This Phone?

Vivo Nex 3 Unboxing And First Look- What's Unique About This Phone?

Vivo Nex 3 is the company's stylish new smartphone with a pop-up selfie camera, custom-made Waterfall display, and several other features. Today we'll be unboxing it and taking our first look at it. In this video, we'll show you what's so special ...
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Enforcement Directorate Summons DK Shivakumar's Mother, Wife

Enforcement Directorate Summons DK Shivakumar's Mother, Wife

he Enforcement Directorate has summoned the mother and wife of Karnataka politician DK Shivakumar in connection with a money laundering case registered against the Congress leader in September last year. Gowramma, who is more than 80 years old, ha...
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Economics Nobel For Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo And Michael Kremer

Economics Nobel For Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo And Michael Kremer

The Nobel Prize for Economics has been awarded to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer for "fighting poverty", the Swedish academy announced today. The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, in a press release, said the trio's "experiment...
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"Never Expressed Aspirations" To Be BCCI President, Says Sourav Ganguly

"Never Expressed Aspirations" To Be BCCI President, Says Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly has filed the nomination for the post of president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and is set to be an unopposed choice for the prestigious job. After filing the nomination in Mumbai, Sourav Ganguly said he wants...
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Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor At Jio MAMI Movie Mela 2019

Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor At Jio MAMI Movie Mela 2019

The Jio Mami Movie Mela 2019 was held in Mumbai on Sunday. The event ended with a chat session with Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt and Kareena Kapoor. In the session Alia spoke about how Kareena has motivated and inspired her over the years.
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Second Telangana Transport Staff Commits Suicide As Strike Enters Day 10

Second Telangana Transport Staff Commits Suicide As Strike Enters Day 10

A bus conductor in Hyderabad committed suicide at his home on Sunday, a day a day after a bus driver set himself on fire on Saturday. This is the second suicide amid a strike by the employees of the Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRT...
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After PM, Shiv Sena's Aaditya Thackeray Seen In Veshti While Campaigning

After PM, Shiv Sena's Aaditya Thackeray Seen In Veshti While Campaigning

Two days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi welcomed Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mamallapuram, a coastal town 50 km from Chennai, dressed in a white half-sleeved shirt and a veshti, dhoti traditionally worn by men in Tamil Nadu, Shiv Sena Yuva...
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Here's Why You Should Stay Away From Fad Diets

Here's Why You Should Stay Away From Fad Diets

What are fad diets? Should you follow them? Dr Ritika Sammadar, Chief Dietician at Max Healthcare, New Delhi, answers all your queries on fad diets. Watch to know what are the prerequisites of following any diet.
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Watch: NDTV Reporter's 1st Mobile Call In Kashmir During Live Telecast

Watch: NDTV Reporter's 1st Mobile Call In Kashmir During Live Telecast

Watch: NDTV Reporter's 1st Mobile Call In Kashmir During Live Telecast
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"Mari Hui Chuhiya": Haryana Chief Minister's Dig Over Sonia Gandhi's Post

"Mari Hui Chuhiya": Haryana Chief Minister's Dig Over Sonia Gandhi's Post

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has been criticized for his offensive comment on Congress President Sonia Gandhi during an election rally on Sunday. The comment showed "the anti-women character" of the BJP, says a furious Congress. Mr K...
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"Biggest Pressure" On Pak From Anti-Terror Watchdog FATF: Ajit Doval

"Biggest Pressure" On Pak From Anti-Terror Watchdog FATF: Ajit Doval

Pakistan is under pressure from global anti-terror watchdog Financial Action Task Force (FATF), National Security Advisor Ajit Doval said today at a meeting of Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) chiefs in Delhi. The anti-terror agency, which had earlier w...
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Section 144 Imposed In Ayodhya As Supreme Court Nears Verdict In Case

Section 144 Imposed In Ayodhya As Supreme Court Nears Verdict In Case

Prohibitory orders under Section 144, which bans the assembly of four or more persons, have been issued in Ayodhya as the hearing in the politically sensitive Ram Janmbhoomi - Babri Masjid land dispute enters its final leg today. The order, which ...
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10 Dead After Building Collapses Following Cylinder Blast In UP

10 Dead After Building Collapses Following Cylinder Blast In UP

Ten people have died and several injured in eastern Uttar Pradesh's Mau district after a house collapsed following a cylinder blast this morning. Many people are feared to be trapped, according to the local administration. A cylinder exploded insi...
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Voting For BJP Means "Nuclear Bomb Dropped On Pak", Says Party Leader

Voting For BJP Means "Nuclear Bomb Dropped On Pak", Says Party Leader

Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya on Sunday said that giving votes to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) "will mean a nuclear bomb has been automatically dropped on Pakistan".
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Sourav Ganguly Set To Be Next BCCI President

Sourav Ganguly Set To Be Next BCCI President

In a dramatic turn of events, former captain Sourav Ganguly emerged as consensus candidate to be BCCI's new President after Brijesh Patel appeared to have grabbed the coveted post. Union Home Minister Amit Shah's son Jay Shah will be the new secre...
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In Conversation With Pixar Animation Studios President Jim Morris

In Conversation With Pixar Animation Studios President Jim Morris

Pixar Animation Studios is most famous for it's oscar winning films like Toy Story 3, Coco, Up and many more. NDTV's Rohit Khilnani visited the Pixar office in San Francisco and spoke to the president of the studio Jim Morris about their office wh...
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"Guilt In BJP Leaders": Rahul Gandhi Invokes Rafale In Maharashtra Rally

"Guilt In BJP Leaders": Rahul Gandhi Invokes Rafale In Maharashtra Rally

Congress MP Rahul Gandhi, who is campaigning in Maharashtra for this month's assembly election, invoked the Rafale deal to attack the BJP, claiming there is some "guilt" in the minds of the party leaders due to a "mistake" they had made in the dea...
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Foreign Portfolio Investors Pulled Out Over 6,200 Crores In Just 2 Weeks

Foreign Portfolio Investors Pulled Out Over 6,200 Crores In Just 2 Weeks

Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) have withdrawn over Rs. 6,200 crore in just the first two weeks of October. FPIs are essentially those who invest in securities and other financial assets in an another country. FPIs pulling out a significant amo...
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Polluted Air Back In Delhi

Polluted Air Back In Delhi

Delhi's air quality has deteriorated and it is expected to worsen over the week, as farm fires are raging in Haryana and Punjab. What is the permanent solution for Delhi's pollution problem?
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Is Reality Television Voyeurism?

Is Reality Television Voyeurism?

BJP MLA Nand Kishore Gujjar has written a letter to Union Minister Prakash Javadekar demanding that Season 13 of the reality show "Big Boss" be taken off air. He has alleged that the show is promoting "obscenity and vulgarity". This comes at a tim...
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The Biggest Stories Of October 13, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 13, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 13, 2019
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Two Arrested In Delhi For Allegedly Robbing PM Modi's Niece

Two Arrested In Delhi For Allegedly Robbing PM Modi's Niece

Two men were arrested for allegedly snatching the handbag of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's niece Damyanti Ben Modi, police said on Sunday. Two men had wrenched the handbag from Damayanti Ben's grasp when she was alighting from an auto-rickshaw Sa...
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"Majoritarianism Taking India Down Dark, Uncertain Path": Raghuram Rajan

"Majoritarianism Taking India Down Dark, Uncertain Path": Raghuram Rajan

Former Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan in his latest criticism seen to be directed at the centre has warned of the ill effects of "divisive, populist majoritarianism". The former RBI governor whose policy thinking differs from that o...
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India Did Not Win On A Minefield: Atul Wassan

India Did Not Win On A Minefield: Atul Wassan

Atul Wassan says that India won the second Test against South Africa on a good batting track and not on a minefield, unlike in the past. He added that the visitors failed to match the hosts' skill set.
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When Youth Ask For Jobs, Government Tells Them To Watch Moon: Rahul Gandhi

When Youth Ask For Jobs, Government Tells Them To Watch Moon: Rahul Gandhi

When youth ask for jobs, govt tells them to watch moon, says Rahul Gandhi at Ausa, Latur.
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Reverse "If You Dare": PM Modi's Challenge To Opposition On Article 370

Reverse "If You Dare": PM Modi's Challenge To Opposition On Article 370

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today challenged the opposition on its complaints about the government's move on Jammu and Kashmir, asking them to reverse it "if they dare". "Do you think anyone has the courage to bring it back? Will their political ...
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"PM's Office Is Monitoring Raids On Opposition Leaders," Says Ashok Gehlot

"PM's Office Is Monitoring Raids On Opposition Leaders," Says Ashok Gehlot

"PM's Office Is Monitoring Raids On Opposition Leaders," Says Ashok Gehlot
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Kerala Nun Sister Mariam Thresia, 4 Others Declared Saints By Pope Francis

Kerala Nun Sister Mariam Thresia, 4 Others Declared Saints By Pope Francis

Indian nun Sister Mariam Thresia and four others were declared Saints by Pope Francis at a grand ceremony at the Vatican City today. Sister Thresia, who founded the Congregation of the Sisters of the Holy Family in Thrissur in May 1914, was raised...
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PM, Amit Shah, Rahul Gandhi Criss-Cross Maharashtra As Campaign Heats Up

PM, Amit Shah, Rahul Gandhi Criss-Cross Maharashtra As Campaign Heats Up

Assembly elections in Maharashtra just eight days away, top leadership of both the BJP and the Congress will campaign in the state today. Both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party chief and Union minister Amit Shah are in the state. The Prime Mi...
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"Twisted But...": Minister On "Rs. 120 Crore-A-Day" Remark On Economy

"Twisted But...": Minister On "Rs. 120 Crore-A-Day" Remark On Economy

Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has withdrawn his yesterday's comment where he cited the box-office collections of three Bollywood movies and said the economy was in good shape. In a series of tweets, the minister said today that his comment w...
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World Bank Cuts India's Growth Rate Projection To 6 Per Cent

World Bank Cuts India's Growth Rate Projection To 6 Per Cent

India's growth rate is projected to fall to 6 per cent in the financial year of 2019-20 from 6.9 per cent a year ago, the World Bank said on Sunday. However, the country was expected to gradually recover to 6.9 per cent in 2021 and 7.2 per cent in...
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