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A fish able to survive on land discovered in GeorgiaA fish able to survive on land discovered in Georgia

The authorities have issued a warning against the newly discovered species and have asked people to kill it immediately if they come in contact of it.

Nobel Prize 2019 for Physics goes to researchers of solar systemNobel Prize 2019 for Physics goes to researchers of solar system

James Peebles has been awarded for "theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology", and Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz shared the award for "the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a solar-type star."

K Sivan boards Indigo flight, passengers cheer, click selfies with him
K Sivan boards Indigo flight, passengers cheer, click selfies with him

In the video, he can be seen posing for group selfies with several flight attendants, one of whom asks the flight's passengers through a PA system, to welcome the space agency chief.

ISRO releases high resolution images of Moon clicked from Chandrayaan 2
ISRO releases high resolution images of Moon clicked from Chandrayaan 2

The images have been clicked from an altitude of 100 km, the space agency said. It covered a part of Boguslawsky E crater (named after a German astronomer), which lies in the southern polar region of Moon.

India

NCP urges EC to bar internet services near polling boothsNCP urges EC to bar internet services near polling booths

Saying that there is a possibility that the VVPATs and EVMs can be hacked by professionals using mobile internet, the NCP urged the EC to issue the order with the objective to avoid such criminal activities in the state during polls.

Election 2019: Fate of 4,000 candidates to be decided in polls todayElection 2019: Fate of 4,000 candidates to be decided in polls today

The poll-bound states Maharashtra and Haryana are all set to go to assembly elections on October 21 (today). Heavy security has been beefed up in the two states.

Gautam Gambhir helps 6-year-old Pakistani girl get medical visa
Gautam Gambhir helps 6-year-old Pakistani girl get medical visa

In a letter to Gautam Gambhir, External Affairs minister S Jaishankar communicated that the Centre has decided to grant a medical visa to Omaima Ali and her parents.

INX Media Case: CBI files chargesheet against P Chidambaram, Karti Chidambaram and others
INX Media Case: CBI files chargesheet against P Chidambaram, Karti Chidambaram and others

The CBI has filed a chargesheet against former Finance Minister P Chidambaram, his son Karti and 12 others for their alleged involvement in the INX media case. Besides, Chidamabram and his son, the chargesheet also has the names of former media barons Peter Mukherjea and his wife Indrani.

World

No G7 Summit at Donald Trump's Miami Golf ResortNo G7 Summit at Donald Trump's Miami Golf Resort

"Based on both Media & Democrat Crazed and Irrational Hostility, we will no longer consider Trump National Doral, Miami, as the Host Site for the G-7 in 2020," the president tweeted.

Donald Trump hog-tied by a woman at a Times Square billboard Donald Trump hog-tied by a woman at a Times Square billboard

As per local media reports, the billboard was placed at the Times Square on October 15. The President's son - Donald Trump Jr. - slammed the media on Friday for not "giving time" to the issue.

Pakistan evades FATF blacklisting; deadline gets extended till February 2020
Pakistan evades FATF blacklisting; deadline gets extended till February 2020

Pakistan managed to make an escape from featuring on the blacklist by global terror watchdog, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) for failing to stop terror financing.

Prince William and Kate Middleton go on a rickshaw ride in Pakistan. Watch video
Prince William and Kate Middleton go on a rickshaw ride in Pakistan. Watch video

The royal couple, who is on a five day tour to Pakistan, hoped on to a specially painted and decorated motor rickshaw that was glittering with lights, to reach the venue of dinner.

Education

DRDO Apprentice Exam 2019: Online Registration endsDRDO Apprentice Exam 2019: Online Registration ends

DRDO Apprentice Recruitment 2019: The online registration process for the recruitment for the Admin and Allied cadre of the Defence and Research Development Organisation (DRDO) has closed at 5 PM on October 15.

CTET 2019: Application correction window to close soon at ctet.nic.inCTET 2019: Application correction window to close soon at ctet.nic.in

CTET 2019 Application Correction: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will soon be closing down the correction window for the applications. All the applicants who had applied for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test December 2019 must check their forms and make necessary corrections to them if needed.

LIC Assistant Recruitment 2019: Last date to register today, check how to apply
LIC Assistant Recruitment 2019: Last date to register today, check how to apply

The last date to register for the LIC Assistant Recruitment 2019 is October 1, 2019. Interested candidates who wish to apply for 8000 LIC Assistant posts can quickly register for it on the official website of Life Insurance Corporation of India at licindia.in.

IBPS PO Exam 2019: Prelims admit card released, check how to download
IBPS PO Exam 2019: Prelims admit card released, check how to download

The official notification for IBPS PO 2019 Examination was released in August this year. The examination will be conducted on October 12, 13, 19 and 20.