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Horoscope Today, October 15, 2019: Aries, Leo, Aquarius, Gemini, Cancer, Pisces– check astrology prediction

Horoscope Today, October 15, 2019: Pisces, Your confidence comes and goes, but now you must be prepared to promote yourself and insist that everyone pays you the respect you deserve.

Man who recommended high taxes won Nobel: BJP MP Anant Hegde on Abhijit Banerjee

PM Modi had congratulated Abhijit saying, "he has made notable contributions in the field of poverty alleviation." He also congratulated Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer for winning the prestigious Nobel.

Tamil Nadu: Last minute private bus fares to cost dear amid Diwali rush

With most people opting for private aggregators over government buses, the fares have risen drastically. Most aggregators are charging over Rs 1500 as minimum fare, exclusive of taxes, for a one-way ticket.

J&K: Apple truck driver shot dead by militants in Shopian, orchard owner thrashed

The truck, bearing a Rajasthan-registration number, was set ablaze on its way to Jammu.

Five couples who won Nobel Prize before Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo

Since the inception of the Nobel Prize in 1895, six couples have won the award in different fields including economics. 

RBI increases cash withdrawal limit to Rs 40,000 at PMC bank

The PMC bank was put under "directions" by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) last month due to weak financial health due to its exposure to near-bankrupt realty player HDIL, to which it has loaned over 70 per cent of its Rs 9,000 crore in advances.

Haryana Assembly elections: Rahul Gandhi calls PM Modi ‘loudspeaker’ of big businessmen

This was the first rally by Rahul Gandhi in Haryana after he addressed campaigns in Maharashtra a day before. 

Top news today evening: Postpaid mobile services restored in Kashmir, Economics Nobel awarded and more

From BSNL postpaid mobile services restored in Kashmir to 2019 Nobel Prize in Economics awarded to three people, here are the top news evening headlines.

NTK leader Seeman ‘justifies’ Rajiv Gandhi’s killing, booked by police as Congress seeks action

The police have booked Seeman under sections 153 A (wantonly giving provocation with intent to cause riot) and 504 (intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of the peace) of the Indian Penal Code.

‘Why was nikamma absent at Rahul Gandhi’s rally’: Sanjay Nirupam takes dig at Milind Deora

The spat between Deora and Nirupam started in February, when the former, without naming Nirupam, alleged that the Mumbai Congress had become “a cricket pitch of sectarian politics, with leaders pitted against one another". 

Young boys and girls can now speak to each other on mobile: J&K Governor

Defending the clampdown on communication services, Malik said the safety of Kashmiris was more important than mobile services which the terrorists use for their activities and mobilisation.

INX Media case: Court order on ED’s plea to arrest Chidambaram tomorrow

The ED had sought Chidambaram’s custody on the ground that he is required to seek information about some overseas shell companies and 17 bank accounts.

Abhijit Banerjee: MIT professor whose work on poverty alleviation won him a Nobel

Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee, 58, was educated at the University of Calcutta, Jawaharlal Nehru University and Harvard University, where he received his Ph.D in 1988.

2019 Nobel Prize in Economics awarded to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer

As a direct result of one of their studies, more than five million Indian children have benefitted from effective programmes of remedial tutoring in schools. With the prize, french development aid economist Esther Duflo has become the second woman to win the prize.

Chargesheet in ivory case has ulterior motives to harass me, cause untold hardships: Mohanlal

In 2011, two pairs of elephant tusks were seized by Income Tax officials from Mohanlal's residence in Thevara, Kochi. It is alleged that the actor did not have the necessary possession certificates as per section 42 of the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972.

Hindu saints seek permission to perform prayers at Ayodhya site on Diwali

The Babri Action Committee said that they would also offer Namaz if permission is granted by the divisional commissioner.

‘Questions asked only to us, not to Hindu side’: Muslim parties during SC Ayodhya hearing

The submission was vehemently opposed by senior advocate C S Vaidyanathan, representing deity 'Ram Lalla', who said: "This is totally unwarranted".

Light rain likely in Chennai today as Tamil Nadu braces for onset of Northeast monsoon

With Chennai lying in a rain-shadow area, the arrival of the Northeast monsoon spells good news for the city which has been reeling under an acute drinking water crisis since summer.

Mumbai: Fire breaks out at building opposite YRF studio, around 50 people rescued

"The fire has spread through the duct to the top floors. There is no space for the fire brigade officials to enter. The area is congested," Akhram Shaikh, a local, said.

PMC Bank fraud case: Police custody of 3 accused extended till October 16

Last week, the police custody of three accused was extended till today after the cops told the court that they found there was some falsification of documents on the part of the accused and they wanted to verify the same.