[NEWSWRAP] India Top News, October 4, 2019: From ‘nationalism’ to Ravindra Jadeja’s record

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Author 2019-10-05 01:19:05


New Delhi: Team India kept the grip tight over South Africa in the 1st Test on Friday with Ravindra Jadeja getting another record to his name and EAM S Jaishankar said that nationalism was not a negative sentiment. Here are the biggest headlines of the day:

Nationalism is not a negative sentiment, says External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister (EAM) S Jaishankar has said that nationalism is not a negative sentiment. The EAM gave this statement while speaking at the World Economic Forum. The diplomat-turned-politician also said that India doesn’t see any tension between being nationalistic and being international. Read More

Ravindra Jadeja fastest left-armer to enter 200-wicket club in Test cricket

During the third day’s play in the first Test between India and South Africa, Ravindra Jadeja helped himself to a major milestone by becoming the fastest left-armer to achieve 200 scalps in Test cricket. He, thus, moved by Rangana Herath and also became the second-fastest among Indians to the feat. He moved past Harbhajan Singh and Anil Kumble whereas Ravichandran Ashwin remains at the top. Read More

War box office collection Day 2

Siddharth Anand's War, co-starring Hrithik Roshan, Tiger Shroff and Vaani Kapoor in lead roles, released this Gandhi Jayanti and ever since, the film has left the cash registers ringing at the box office. In just two days of its release, the film has minted a total of Rs 77.70 crore at the box office. Trade analysts have predicted the film to hit a century in its third day and follow an upward trend in the fourth and fifth days. Read More

RBI's pre-Diwali gift to aam aadmi

In a pre-Diwali gift for the common man, the six-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) on Friday decided to reduce the repo rate by another 0.25% or 25 basis points to 5.15%, making way for further reduction in floating-rate loan interest rate. While new home loan borrowers will be able to see the impact in borrowing rates from November 1, existing borrowers may see their home, car loan EMIs coming down in as soon as one month but not in the same quantum by which repo rate has been reduced. Read More

Samsung Galaxy Fold pre-orders start in India

Interested consumers can get their hands on the Samsung Galaxy Fold via the company's online store as well as offline through 315 outlets in 35 cities including the company's flagship store, Samsung Opera House in Bengaluru. Samsung says that the deliveries for the Galaxy Fold will begin on October 20 in India. Read More

Why is raw foodism a healthy diet trend

Raw foodism, as the name suggests, is a diet that comprises of only raw foods. People who follow raw foodism believe that cooking can destroy the natural enzymes present in the food, and reduce their nutritional value. Raw food diets are mostly plant-based because consuming raw plant food is easier and tastes better. However, some people also eat unpasteurized dairy, raw meat and fish, and raw eggs, occasionally. Read on to find out why raw foods are considered healthier than cooked food. Read More


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