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JUL 28, 2021 10:45 PM IST
Assam reports 1,276 new cases of Covid-19, 21 deaths
JUL 28, 2021 09:49 PM IST
BJP MLAs in Maharashtra to donate one month salary to the chief minister's Fund
BJP MLAs in Maharashtra have decided to donate their one month's salary to the chief minister's relief fund, to help those affected by the recent floods and landslide, reported ANI.
JUL 28, 2021 09:29 PM IST
SEBI imposes penalty of ₹3 lakh on Shilpa Shetty, husband Raj Kundra
JUL 28, 2021 08:18 PM IST
Water level in J&K's Poonch rises due to incessant rainfall
JUL 28, 2021 07:21 PM IST
Home ministry, Assam, Mizoram agree for deployment of central force
Assam and Mizoram governments agreed to the deployment of a neutral force. Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) is to be deployed in the disturbed Assam and Mizoram border area along National Highway 306 under a senior official of the CAPF, a ministry of home affairs official told news agency ANI.
JUL 28, 2021 06:57 PM IST
US to provide additional $25M to support India's vaccination drive
JUL 28, 2021 06:05 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal arrives at Abhishek Banerjee's residence to meet Mamata Banerjee.
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal arrived at Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Abhishek Banerjee's residence to meet with TMC party supremo and his Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday, reported ANI.
JUL 28, 2021 04:40 PM IST
Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee arrives at 10, Janpath to meet Sonia Gandhi
JUL 28, 2021 04:35 PM IST
Depositors of banks under moratorium to access money within 90 days
JUL 28, 2021 03:28 PM IST
'Not a political astrologer, depends on situation,' Bengal CM
Mamata Banerjee talked to reporters in Delhi and avoided making statements on the leadership issue in the country "I am not a political astrologer. Depends on situation, structure, system. It is not that everybody can take the lead. When the matter will be discussed, we can work together," she said.
JUL 28, 2021 02:43 PM IST
Rakesh Asthana takes charge as police commissioner of Delhi
JUL 28, 2021 02:30 PM IST
Mumbai's Esplanade court rejects bail plea of Raj Kundra and Ryan Thorpe
JUL 28, 2021 01:58 PM IST
Water logging reported on MDI Chowk in Gurugram
"Our traffic officials are on the spot to facilitate the traffic flow. Commuters are requested to plan their travel accordingly," says Gurugram Traffic Police.
JUL 28, 2021 01:50 PM IST
Rakesh Asthana arrives at Delhi Police HQ to take charge as commissioner
Rakesh Asthana arrives at Delhi Police headquarters to take charge as commissioner.
JUL 28, 2021 01:49 PM IST
Antony Blinken met National Security Advisor Ajit Doval today
US Secy of State Antony Blinken met National Security Advisor Ajit Doval today.
They discussed strategic issues of importance in security, defence, economic and tech-related sectors. Special attention was on long-term measures to take relationship to next level: Govt officials.
JUL 28, 2021 01:22 PM IST
Police deployed at Lalilapur police patrol post in Cachar district
Police deployed at Lalilapur police patrol post in Cachar district bordering Mizoram following the interstate border clash.
JUL 28, 2021 01:07 PM IST
Blood clots in people with severe Covid linked to abnormal antibody response: Study
Inflammation and blood clotting seen in very severe cases of Covid-19 may be caused by the antibodies sent to fight the disease triggering unnecessary platelet activity in the lungs, according to a study published on Wednesday.
JUL 28, 2021 12:52 PM IST
Water level in Chenab river may rise due to cloudburst: NHPC Limited
Water level in Chenab river may rise due to cloudburst at 50 km upstream of Kiru in Kishtwar district. Due to this, emergent flushing from Salal reservoir may be done at any time. People are advised not to go near riverbanks: NHPC Limited.
JUL 28, 2021 12:22 PM IST
Deepening Quad as a collaborative platform is in our mutual interest: S Jaishankar
Peace and prosperity in Indo-Pacific is as important for both of us as democratic stability in Afghanistan. Deepening Quad as a collaborative platform is in our mutual interest and we must work together even more closely on key contemporary challenges like terrorism: EAM S Jaishankar.
JUL 28, 2021 12:16 PM IST
Antony Blinken hold talks with EAM S Jaishankar
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken hold talks with EAM S Jaishankar in Delhi.
"I deeply appreciate the work that we have been able to do together and the work that we are going to do together in coming months," Blinken says.
JUL 28, 2021 12:09 PM IST
Water level increases in Chenab river at Doda due to heavy rainfall in the region
Water level increases in Chenab river at Doda due to heavy rainfall in the region.
"The river is flowing at higher than its normal water level. People are advised not to venture anywhere near riverbanks of all water-bodies," says Deputy Commissioner, Ramban.
JUL 28, 2021 11:59 AM IST
Taliban delegation in Beijing for talks with China officials
Taliban delegation in Beijing for talks with China officials, spokesman for insurgents says.
JUL 28, 2021 11:51 AM IST
Mumbai Police forms 7-member SIT to probe corruption charges against ex-commissioner Param Bir Singh
Mumbai Police says it has formed a 7-member SIT headed by a DCP-level officer to probe the corruption charges against former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh and 5 others.
JUL 28, 2021 11:45 AM IST
News of cloudburst in Kishtwar is deeply disturbing: JP Nadda
News of the cloudburst in Kishtwar (J&K) is deeply disturbing. SDRF, NDRF and the Army have swung into action.
My condolences to the grieving families.
I request all BJP workers to extend their help: JP Nadda.
JUL 28, 2021 11:29 AM IST
Centre closely monitoring situation in wake of cloudbursts in Kishtwar, Kargil: PM Modi
Central Government is closely monitoring the situation in the wake of the cloudbursts in Kishtwar and Kargil. All possible assistance is being made available in the affected areas. I pray for everyone’s safety and well-being: PM Narendra Modi.
JUL 28, 2021 11:18 AM IST
Nandu Natekar's success continues to motivate budding athletes: PM Modi
Shri Nandu Natekar has a special place in India’s sporting history. He was an outstanding badminton player and a great mentor. His success continues to motivate budding athletes. Saddened by his demise. My thoughts are with his family and friends in this sad hour. Om Shanti: PM Modi.
JUL 28, 2021 10:59 AM IST
Saddened over loss of precious lives due to flash floods: LG Manoj Sinha
Saddened over loss of precious lives due to flash floods caused by cloud burst in Dacchan, Kishtwar. My thoughts are with bereaved families: LG Manoj Sinha.
JUL 28, 2021 10:57 AM IST
Antony Blinken participated in a meeting of representatives of civil society organization in Delhi
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken participated in a meeting of representatives of civil society organization in Delhi.
"US & India share a commitment to democratic values; this is part of the bedrock of our relationship and reflective of India’s pluralistic society," he tweets.
JUL 28, 2021 10:51 AM IST
Indian Army sent a 22-member party for rescue operation in Kishtwar
Indian Army has sent a 22-member party led by Captian Vivek Chauhan for rescue operation in Kishtwar.
JUL 28, 2021 10:45 AM IST
Priyanka Gandhi condoles loss of lives in Barabanki road accident
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday condoled the loss of lives in a road accident in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki district, and asked party workers to extend all possible help to those affected by the incident.
JUL 28, 2021 10:40 AM IST
Karnataka CM-designate Basavaraj Bommai arrives at Raj Bhawan for oath-taking ceremony
Karnataka CM-designate Basavaraj Bommai and BS Yediyurappa arrive at Raj Bhawan for the oath-taking ceremony.
JUL 28, 2021 10:36 AM IST
J-K cloudburst: Indian Army launches rescue operation in Kishtwar
The Indian Army has launched a recuse operation after a cloudburst in the Gulabgarh area of Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday morning.
JUL 28, 2021 10:24 AM IST
Basavaraj Bommai meets Dharmendra Pradhan, BS Yediyurappa
Karnataka CM-designate Basavaraj Bommai meets Central BJP observer & Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and former CM BS Yediyurappa in Bengaluru before the oath-taking.
JUL 28, 2021 09:59 AM IST
Ajay Maken reaches Jaipur amid speculation of Rajasthan Cabinet reshuffle
Amid speculation of a Cabinet reshuffle in Rajasthan, Congress leader Ajay Maken reached Jaipur on Tuesday night on a two-day visit.
JUL 28, 2021 09:45 AM IST
Building collapses in Mumbai, fireman among 6 injured
Six people, including a fireman, were injured after a part of a four-storey building collapsed in suburban Andheri shortly after midnight on Wednesday, a fire brigade official said.
JUL 28, 2021 09:36 AM IST
Deeply saddened by the news of road accident in Barabanki: PM Modi
Deeply saddened by the news of road accident in Barabanki, UP. My condolences to the bereaved families. I have also spoken to CM Yogi Adityanath. Arrangements are being made for proper treatment of all the injured: PM Narendra Modi.
JUL 28, 2021 09:28 AM IST
Sensex drops 259.75 points to 52,319.01 in opening session
Sensex drops 259.75 points to 52,319.01 in opening session; Nifty declines 77.15 pts to 15,669.30.
JUL 28, 2021 09:24 AM IST
India reports 43,654 fresh Covid cases, 41,678 recoveries, and 640 deaths in the last 24 hours
Active cases: 3,99,436
Total recoveries: 3,06,63,147
Death toll: 4,22,022
Total vaccination: 44,61,56,659
JUL 28, 2021 09:10 AM IST
Landslide on Vikas Nagar-Panthaghati road in Shimla
A landslide has occurred on Vikas Nagar-Panthaghati road in Shimla. A car parked alongside the road has been damaged. No other loss was reported: District Disaster Management Authority Shimla.
JUL 28, 2021 08:52 AM IST
4 bodies have been recovered from debris: J&K Deputy Commissioner
4 bodies have been recovered from the debris and 8-9 houses are damaged following cloudburst at Honzar village in Kishtwar, J&K: Dy Commissioner
"30 to 40 persons are missing. Rescue operations going on with help of SDRF & Army," tweets Union Minister Jitendra Singh.
JUL 28, 2021 08:33 AM IST
P V Sindhu defeats Hong Kong's Ngyan Yi Cheung
Indian badminton ace P V Sindhu defeats Hong Kong's Ngyan Yi Cheung 21-9 21-16 in her second group match of Tokyo Olympics.
JUL 28, 2021 07:40 AM IST
40 people missing after cloudburst in Jammu's Kishtwar district
A cloud burst has occured in village Honjar Dacchan in Kistwar district of Jammu. Reportedly 40 people are missing. Rescue operation has been launched.
JUL 28, 2021 07:39 AM IST
Thunderstorm with light to moderate rain to occur in Delhi-NCR today: IMD
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Wednesday said that thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rain would occur over and adjoining areas of few places of Delhi, NCR.
JUL 28, 2021 07:10 AM IST
Sydney lockdown extended four weeks as Delta surge worsens
Sydney’s month-long lockdown will be extended by at least another four weeks, with Australian authorities failing to flatten an outbreak of daily Covid-19 cases that on Wednesday surged to another record.
JUL 28, 2021 06:49 AM IST
Rajnath Singh to address SCO conclave, focus on regional security challenges
Defence minister Rajnath Singh, who is in Tajikistan capital Dushanbe, will address a conclave of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) on Wednesday.
JUL 28, 2021 06:13 AM IST
World Nature Conservation Day
World Nature Conservation Day is observed annually on July 28 to acknowledge that a healthy environment is the foundation for a stable and healthy society.
JUL 28, 2021 06:03 AM IST
World Hepatitis Day 2021
World Hepatitis Day (WHD) is celebrated every year on July 28 in order to spread awareness about viral hepatitis, an inflammation of the liver that can cause severe liver disease and hepatocellular cancer.
JUL 28, 2021 05:56 AM IST
Two killed, 31 injured in explosion at industrial park in Germany
Two people were killed, 31 injured and several were missing after an explosion at an industrial park for chemical companies in Germany, said media reports.
JUL 28, 2021 05:35 AM IST
Mamata Banerjee to meet Sonia Gandhi in Delhi today
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee will meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday.
JUL 28, 2021 05:20 AM IST
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to meet PM Modi, S Jaishankar and NSA
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken is scheduled to call on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He will also hold talks with External affairs minister S Jaishankar and meet National security advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval.
JUL 28, 2021 05:09 AM IST
Basavaraj Bommai to take oath as Karnataka's 23rd chief minister today
Basavaraj Bommai will take oath as Karnataka's 23rd chief minister today.
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- The increase was driven by AY.4’s presence in Maharashtra and Kerala, states that together account for nearly 34% of all the samples sequenced in the country till August.
- PM Modi arrived in Washington for a three-day visit to the country on Wednesday, his first beyond neighbourhood since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic.
- The judge posted the matter for Monday after noting that the September 8 order of the CCI was not on record and she would need to read it before passing any orders.