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Manoj Sinha takes oath as the new Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir. (ANI)
Rahul Gandhi,leader of India's main opposition Congress party; (REUTERS)
Most premium carmakers use a certain quality of pneumatic tyres that are not made in India due to low domestic volume.
Most premium carmakers use a certain quality of pneumatic tyres that are not made in India due to low domestic volume.

China tyres now under DGFT lens

  • Though the restriction is in general for all tyre imports, most tyres imported by either OEMs or for the after-sales market are sourced from China
  • India has put import of tyres under the restricted category, which essentially means OEMs will require a licence to continue importing them

Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Anurag Srivastava addresses a press conference (ANI)
File photo of Muslim women during a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act and NRC, at Shaheen Bagh in New Delhi (Photo: PTI)
File photo of Muslim women during a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act and NRC, at Shaheen Bagh in New Delhi (Photo: PTI)

Delhi Decoded: Women of Shaheen Bagh

  • With covid-19 restrictions being imposed across the country in March, the protest in Shaheen Bagh came to an abrupt end

Photo: AFP
The NEP seeks to position education as a cradle of innovation during a time of transformation. (Photo: Hindustan Times)
A file photo of former Union minister Manoj Sinha. Photo: HT
A man rides his bicyle on a deserted road, during the two-day weekly lockdown in West Bengal. (REUTERS)
Girish Chandra Murmu (ANI)
Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden (REUTERS)
Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden (REUTERS)

Biden’s campaign plans $280-mn ad blitz in fall, nearly twice as much as Trump

  • Democratic candidate Joe Biden will going to spend twice as much as planned by President Trump during the final three months before the elections specifically targeting to Blacks, Hispanics and Asian Americans
  • Joe Biden is trailing Trump in recent national polls by seven percentage points so far

Ku Ka Selvam at BJP office (Photo: ANI)
Ayodhya: Prime Minister Narendra Modi offers prayers while attending the foundation stone laying ceremony for the construction of the Ram Mandir, in Ayodhya. (PTI)
Ayodhya: Prime Minister Narendra Modi offers prayers while attending the foundation stone laying ceremony for the construction of the Ram Mandir, in Ayodhya. (PTI)

A long wait has ended, says Modi at Ayodhya

  • Ram temple would become the modern symbol of Indian traditions, devotion and national sentiment, the Prime Minister said

The Supreme Court of India. (Photo: Mint)
Photo: Mint
Picture for representation. The coronavirus tally in Uttar Pradesh has crossed the 1 lakh-mark. (AFP)
Picture for representation. The coronavirus tally in Uttar Pradesh has crossed the 1 lakh-mark. (AFP)

UP minister Brajesh Pathak tests positive for coronavirus

  • 'After symptoms of coronavirus, I got tested on advice of doctors. I tested positive for Covid-19', UP minister Brajesh Pathak tweeted
  • Earlier, state BJP chief Swatantra Dev Singh also tested positive for coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic and the lockdown hit migrant workers hard with no source of livelihood to sustain themselves in the cities, leaving them no option but to walk back to their native places. (AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.)
The coronavirus pandemic and the lockdown hit migrant workers hard with no source of livelihood to sustain themselves in the cities, leaving them no option but to walk back to their native places. (AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.)

Labour panel to meet Friday to examine govt welfare schemes for migrant workers

  • The Centre had announced free distribution of food grains and pulses to 8 crore migrant labourers not covered under the NFSA or the PDS at 5kg per person per month for two months, which was later extended

An artistic impression of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya. (Twitter@shriramteerth)
Photo: Mint
It has sought that such aggregators be registered with state pollution control bodies to ensure they comply with rules for disposal of biomedical waste. (Photo: Mint)
It has sought that such aggregators be registered with state pollution control bodies to ensure they comply with rules for disposal of biomedical waste. (Photo: Mint)

Plea in HC seeks to ban online labs from collecting samples for covid testing

  • The plea has claimed that these illegal aggregators are neither accredited by National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories nor approved by ICMR or any other authority for testing and diagnosing the disease

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