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Aug 07, 2021 10:31 PM IST
Kerala to allow reopening of shops in malls from August 11
Shops in malls will be allowed to open on the same conditions stipulated for opening other shops from 11th August onwards, after making all required precautionary arrangements: Kerala Government
Aug 07, 2021 09:41 PM IST
Manipur to discontinue Covid-19 curfew
Manipur govt announces lifting of Covid-19 curfew, to adopt micro containment zone approach in line with Union govt's advisories.
Aug 07, 2021 08:59 PM IST
Maharashtra's daily Covid-19 caseload rises to 6061
Maharashtra reports 6061 new Covid-19 cases and 187 deaths, while Mumbai logs 332 fresh infections and five deaths.
Aug 07, 2021 08:46 PM IST
Weekly markets to open in Delhi: Kejriwal
Weekly markets in Delhi to open from Monday, tweets CM Arvind Kejriwal.
Aug 07, 2021 07:50 PM IST
Policeman killed as terrorists open fire in J&K's Kulgam
A policeman died after terrorists fired indiscriminately on a police party in Kulgam, Jammu and Kashmir today evening. The area has been cordoned off: Kashmir Zone Police
Aug 07, 2021 07:45 PM IST
Air India to operate direct flights from Kochi to London from August 18
Air India will operate direct flight services from Cochin International Airport to London on Wednesdays, starting from 18th August, says the authority of Cochin International Airport.
Aug 07, 2021 07:16 PM IST
Delhi's daily Covid caseload rises to 72
Delhi records 72 new Covid-19 cases, 22 recoveries and one death in last 24 hours. There were 44 cases, 41 recoveries and five deaths a day before.
Aug 07, 2021 06:50 PM IST
1610 new Covid-19 cases and 32 deaths in Karnataka
Karnataka reports 1610 new Covid-19 cases, 1640 discharges and 32 deaths. Total recoveries at 2,855,862 while death toll and active cases at 36,773 and 24,266 respectively.
Aug 07, 2021 06:21 PM IST
Kerala reports over 20,000 new Covid-19 cases
Kerala logs 20,367 new Covid-19 cases and 139 deaths. Active cases and death toll at 178,166 and 17,654 respectively.
Aug 07, 2021 05:21 PM IST
Two people held in Kerala for attacking a duty doctor and a security guard at Thiruvananthapuram's Fort Taluk Hospital
Police in Kerala arrested two people for attacking a duty doctor and a security guard at the Fort Taluk hospital in Thiruvananthapuram, news agency ANI reported. They were held based on the complaint lodged by the doctor Malu Murali.
Aug 07, 2021 03:50 PM IST
Three persons rescued so far after two-storey building in Delhi's Nand Nagari collapses; 6 fire tenders rushed
The police control room received the call about the building collapse at 1.30am, and the three rescued persons have been shifted to GTB Hospital. Efforts are being made to rescue one more person, who is feared to be trapped under the debris.
Aug 07, 2021 03:41 PM IST
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee writes to PM Modi on placing Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2020, in Parliament
Aug 07, 2021 02:47 PM IST
Taliban captures second Afghan provincial capital, Sheberghan city, reports AFP
Aug 07, 2021 02:32 PM IST
SP chief Akhilesh Yadav releases party song 'Kaam Hoga' for 2022 Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh
Aug 07, 2021 02:03 PM IST
Philippines records near four-month high in daily Covid-19 cases
The Philippines' health ministry recorded on Saturday 11,021 new coronavirus cases, the highest single-day case increase in almost four months, and 162 additional deaths.
Aug 07, 2021 01:53 PM IST
EAM S Jaishankar meets Qatar Special Envoy Mutlaq bin Majed Al-Qahtani in New Delhi
"Shared the Indian perspective on recent developments in Afghanistan. Also the concerns of the region that I heard during recent interactions," he tweets.
Aug 07, 2021 01:48 PM IST
58 patients evacuated after LPG leakage at Mumbai's civic run hospital
A total of 58 patients, 20 of them undergoing treatment for coronavirus, were evacuated after LPG leakage was reported at the civic-run Kasturba Hospital in Mumbai's Chinchpokli area on Saturday, an official said.
Aug 07, 2021 01:28 PM IST
Johnson & Johnson's single-dose Covid vaccine approved for emergency use in India
Johnson and Johnson’s single-dose Covid-19 vaccine is given approval for Emergency Use in India. Now India has EUA for 5 Covid vaccines.
Aug 07, 2021 01:22 PM IST
Typhoon expected to approach Tokyo on the last day of Olympics
A typhoon is expected to approach Tokyo and its neighboring areas from the Pacific on Sunday, the final day of the Tokyo Olympics, reported Kyodo News.
Aug 07, 2021 01:02 PM IST
Fires rampage through forests in Greece, thousands evacuated
Wildfires rampaged through massive swaths of Greece’s last remaining forests for yet another day Saturday, encroaching on more inhabited areas after burning scores of homes, businesses and farms.
Aug 07, 2021 12:47 PM IST
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla conducts aerial survey of flood-affected Khanpur, Sangod areas
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla conducts aerial survey of flood-affected Khanpur and Sangod areas.
"Crops have been damaged and some casualties reported. I have instructed the Home Secretaries of Centre, state and more to conduct damage survey. NDRF team deployed," he says.
Aug 07, 2021 12:45 PM IST
UK PM Johnson won't isolate after staff member's positive Covid test
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson does not need to self isolate even though a member of his staff on a recent trip to Scotland tested positive for the coronavirus, his Downing Street office said.
Aug 07, 2021 12:22 PM IST
Ganga rises above danger level in Patna, ghats submerged
The water level of the Ganga River has risen above the danger level in Patna due to incessant rainfall.
Aug 07, 2021 12:07 PM IST
Indians should buy handicraft items during festival season: PM Modi
Indians should buy handicraft items during festival season to encourage people in this sector: PM Narendra Modi.
Aug 07, 2021 11:50 AM IST
Unfortunate that several districts of MP are facing rain and flood: PM Modi
Unfortunate that several districts of MP are facing rain and flood. Lives and livelihood of several people affected. Govt of India &entire nation stands with Madhya Pradesh in these times of crisis: PM at interaction with beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana in MP.
Aug 07, 2021 11:33 AM IST
PM Modi interacts with beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana in Madhya Pradesh
Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana in Madhya Pradesh, via video conferencing.
Aug 07, 2021 11:30 AM IST
US now averaging 100,000 new Covid-19 infections a day
The seven-day average for new daily Covid-19 infections has surpassed 100,000 in the US, returning to levels not seen since the winter surge.
Aug 07, 2021 11:10 AM IST
Thousands evacuated as floods hit North Korea: state TV
More than a thousand homes were damaged and about 5,000 people evacuated in North Korea after flooding caused by heavy rains, the country's state broadcaster reported, with swathes of farmland also inundated by the deluge.
Aug 07, 2021 10:44 AM IST
Bombay HC dismisses Raj Kundra, Ryan Thorpe's applications in pornography case
Bombay High Court dismisses businessman and actor Shilpa Shetty's Raj Kundra and Ryan Thorpe's applications challenging magistrate court's remand order and seeking immediate release.
Aug 07, 2021 10:32 AM IST
2nd terrorist arrested in Budgam encounter
Budgam encounter: The second terrorist who escaped from the encounter site, after following a lead, has been arrested in Khrew. A pistol and a grenade has been recovered from his possession. The truck driver also arrested: IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar.
Aug 07, 2021 10:23 AM IST
Indian golfer Aditi Ashok finishes 4th at Olympic Games
Indian golfer Aditi Ashok finishes 4th at Olympic Games after carding 3-under 68 in final round.
Aug 07, 2021 09:49 AM IST
India reports 38,628 new Covid-19 cases
India reports 38,628 new Covid-19 cases, 40,017 recoveries and 617 deaths in the last 24 hours, as per Health Ministry
Total cases: 3,18,95,385
Active cases: 4,12,153
Total recoveries: 3,10,55,861
Death toll: 4,27,371
Aug 07, 2021 09:39 AM IST
Covid vaccine production ramped up to 40 lakh doses per day: MoS Health
To vaccinate the entire eligible population against Covid-19 as soon as possible, the vaccine production in the country has been increased from 2.5 lakh doses per day to around 40 lakh doses per day, said Dr Bharati Pravin Pawar, Minister of State (MoS) for Health on Friday.
Aug 07, 2021 09:11 AM IST
Thane district adds 218 Covid-19 cases; seven more die
Thane district of Maharashtra has reported 218 fresh coronavirus positive cases, which has pushed its infection count to 5,46,326, an official said on Saturday.
Aug 07, 2021 08:56 AM IST
30 people infected with Delta variant in Nashik
As many as 30 people across Maharashtra's Nashik have been infected with Delta variant of Covid-19, informed Nashik District Hospital on Friday.
Aug 07, 2021 08:18 AM IST
Brazil reports 1,056 more Covid-19 deaths
Brazil has registered 1,056 more Covid-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising its national death toll to 561,762, the health ministry said on Friday.
Aug 07, 2021 08:04 AM IST
Delta worsens in Australia’s biggest cities despite lockdowns
The delta outbreak worsened across Australia’s biggest cities, with cases in Sydney and Melbourne hitting fresh highs for the current outbreak.
Aug 07, 2021 07:27 AM IST
Mexico's capital on highest Covid alert amid surge in cases
Mexico City and a half-dozen of the country's 32 states are now on “red” alert as Covid-19 infections rose to their highest level ever.
Aug 07, 2021 07:02 AM IST
NASA Mars rover fails to collect rock in search of alien life
NASA's Perseverance drilled into the surface of Mars but failed in its initial attempt to collect rock samples that would be picked up by future missions for analysis by scientists on Earth.
Aug 07, 2021 06:42 AM IST
Bangladesh Covid-19 deaths exceed 22,000-mark
Bangladesh reported 12,606 new Covid-19 cases and 248 new deaths on Friday, taking the national tally to 1,335,260 and the death toll to 22,150, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said.
Aug 07, 2021 06:14 AM IST
Tokyo reports 4,515 new cases amid Summer Olympics 2020
The Tokyo metropolitan government on Friday reported 4,515 new Covid-19 cases while additional 29 people associated with Summer Olympics 2020 were also tested positive.
Aug 07, 2021 06:04 AM IST
Tejas Express set to be back on track from today
The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has announced that the Ahmedabad – Mumbai and Lucknow – New Delhi Tejas Express trains will resume operations from Saturday.
Aug 07, 2021 05:50 AM IST
1 terrorist killed in encounter in J-K's Budgam
One terrorist killed in encounter in J-K's Budgam. One AK rifle has also been recovered. The operation is still underway.
Aug 07, 2021 05:28 AM IST
Bihar schools for Classes 9-12, colleges, coaching institutions to reopen today
Schools in Bihar are reopening for Classes 9 to 12, along with colleges and coaching institutions from Saturday.
Aug 07, 2021 05:17 AM IST
Delhi court to hear Umar Khalid's bail plea in northeast Delhi riots case today
A Delhi court will on Saturday hear the bail plea of former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student leader Umar Khalid, who was arrested under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act in the northeast Delhi riots conspiracy case.
Aug 07, 2021 05:04 AM IST
IMD predicts light rainfall in Delhi and adjoining areas
Thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rain would occur over isolated places of Delhi, Khekra, Gulothi, Bulandshahar, Billari, Milak, Bagpat, Chandausi (UP) and adjoining areas during next 2 hours (issued at 04:40 am): India Meteorological Department.