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Horoscope of the week (Sept 22-Sept 28, 2019): Aries, Taurus, Libra, Leo, Virgo, — check astrology prediction

Horoscope of the week (Sept 22-Sept 28, 2019): Libra, while your dominant financial influences are still very extravagant, it seems that most commitments and obligations are left over from the past and may not be strictly relevant to the present.

‘Howdy Houston’: PM Modi reaches Texas, set to address Indian diaspora with Trump

During his visit to Texas, Modi will meet the industry leaders in energy sector and address the Indian American community and their elected representatives at Howdy Modi event together with US President Donald Trump. 

West Bengal Governor: ‘When I Iook at the present state, I’m a worried man’

"I've undertaken to myself that I'll use my entire energy because if education system here improves, universities become the temple of education, Bengal will be very different," West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar said.

Pakistan ‘least qualified’ to criticise India on Kashmir: Shashi Tharoor

Tharoor, who was speaking at the Pune International Literature Festival, said, "I feel Pakistan is the least qualified country to criticise India on the Kashmir issue. Look at what they have done to PoK (Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir)".

Corporate tax cut to have ‘minor’ impact on fiscal deficit: Niti Aayog vice-chairman

On Friday, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced cuts in tax rates for domestic companies to 22 per cent and for new domestic manufacturing companies to 15 per cent.

First Indian will be sent to space by our own rocket in 2021: ISRO chief K Sivan

If India does launch the Gaganyaan mission, it will be the fourth nation to do so after the United States, Russia and China. The mission is estimated to cost around Rs 10,000 crore.

Farmers protest: BJP harps on peasants’ welfare but they aren’t allowed to speak, says Priyanka

Hundreds of farmers from Uttar Pradesh on Saturday marched towards Kisan Ghat in Delhi to protest against the poor state of the agrarian sector in the country.

Maharashtra, Haryana assembly elections full schedule

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora in a press conference in New Delhi on Saturday said single-phase polls would be held in Maharashtra and Haryana on October 21 and the results would be declared on October 24.

Top news today evening: Elections dates announced for Haryana, Maharashtra, Gully Boy India’s entry for Oscars

From the announcement of assembly election dates in for Haryana and Maharashtra to Gully boy becoming India's official entry to the Oscars, here are the top headlines today evening.

Chandrayaan 2: As lunar night descends, all hopes to restore contact with lander over

India’s hopes of soft-landing a spacecraft on the Moon were dashed on September 7 after the ISRO lost communication with Vikram lander during its final descent stage.

GoAir most punctual airline for 12 months in a row: DGCA

The data released by DGCA showed that the budget carrier stood out of its competitors in being on-time. The DGCA's list included IndiGo, SpiceJet, AirAsia, Vistara, and Air India Domestic, apart from GoAir.

‘Don’t worry, won’t harm your son’: Babul Supriyo to mother of student who attacked him

High drama was witnessed at the Jadavpur University on Thursdays after a section of students heckled and manhandled Union Minister of State (MoS) for Environment, Forest & Climate Change, who had gone there to address a seminar organised by the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP).

Chandrayaan-2: No communication with lander yet, next priority is Gaganyaan, says ISRO chief

"Chandrayaan-2 orbiter is doing very well. There are 8 instruments in the orbiter & each instrument is doing exactly what it meant to do. Regarding the lander, we have not been able to establish communication with it," ISRO Chief K Sivan said.

Semis before 2021: Bypolls to five Kerala seats on Oct 21, counting on Oct 24

The EC also declared that the assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana would also be held on October 21, with the votes being counted three days later.

Maharashtra, Haryana assembly polls on October 21, results on 24: Election Commission

Both Maharashtra and Haryana, where the term of the assembly ends on November 9 and November 2, respectively, are the first states to go to polls after the Lok Sabha elections.

Assembly elections: How parties fared in Haryana and Maharashtra polls in 2014

Maharashtra will witness a tough contest between the BJP-Shiv Sena alliance and Congress-NCP duo. Meanwhile, in the 90-member Haryana assembly, BJP aims to retain its foothold for a second term.

Kerala Karunya Lottery KR-414 Today Results announced: First prize is worth Rs 1 crore!

Kerala Karunya Lottery KR 414 Today Results: Official results would be available at 4 pm onwards on The price of a single ticket is Rs 40, while the entire book costs Rs 750.

LiveMaharashtra, Haryana Assembly Elections 2019 Date Live Updates: Polling to be held on October 21, counting on 24th

Maharashtra, Haryana Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Election 2019 Date, Schedule Live Updates: Both Maharashtra and Haryana are the first states to go to polls after the Lok Sabha elections earlier this year. With the announcement, the Model Code of Conduct has come into effect in the two states.

Hundreds of UP farmers march towards Delhi over mounting sugarcane dues

The Bhartiya Kisan Sangathan has demanded 15 promises including immediate payment of sugarcane crop dues, complete loan waiver, making electricity used in farming free and pension for aged farmers.

President accepts resignation of Madras HC Chief Justice V K Tahilramani

She had resigned after the Supreme Court collegium declined her request for reconsideration of transfer to Meghalaya.