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  • JUL 09, 2021 10:58 PM IST

    Foreign minister delivers holy relic of Georgian religious figure St Queen Ketevan

    Jaishankar delivers relics of Georgian religious figure Ketevan the Martyr during visit Tbilisi visit.

  • JUL 09, 2021 10:54 PM IST

    US president Joe Biden tells Russian president Putin to take action on ransomware groups

    Days after Russian ransomware attackers attacked a Miami-based MSP, the US president asked his counterpart to take action against the hackers.

  • JUL 09, 2021 08:55 PM IST

    Mahrashtra death toll touches new milestone

    Covid-related deaths cross 125,000-mark in Maharashtra; daily caseload remains static at close to 9,000

  • JUL 09, 2021 07:49 PM IST

    Haryana to reopen schools for children in phased manner

    Haryana government decided to reopen schools for children in Class 9-12 from July 16 and children in Classes 6-8 from July 23

  • JUL 09, 2021 07:45 PM IST

    Wall Street to open higher

    The US stock exchange could see a rebound to as energy and banking shares, news agency Reuters reported.

  • JUL 09, 2021 06:50 PM IST

    Mukul Roy made chairman of Bengal's public accounts committee

    Mukul Roy was made chairman of public accounts committee in West Bengal on Friday. BJP, the party to which Roy still belongs and is holding the seat of an MP, walked out in protest.

  • JUL 09, 2021 05:17 PM IST

    Delhi reports 81 Covid-19 cases, 3 deaths

  • JUL 09, 2021 04:46 PM IST

    Punjab lifts weekend and night curfew as positivity rate drops to 0.4%

    Punjab lifted the ongoing weekend and night curfews on Friday as Covid-19 positivity in the state dropped to 0.4%. Indoor and outdoor gathering will also be allowed from July 12 onwards.

  • JUL 09, 2021 04:29 PM IST

    Need to continue taking precautions against Covid-19, says health ministry

    A day after news emerged of crowding in tourist spots the Union health ministry urged people to continue abiding by necessary precautions as Covid-19 cases are increasing even in countries like UK, Russia, and Bangladesh.

  • JUL 09, 2021 04:03 PM IST

    'We are committed to an independent, Afghanistan', says EAM Jaishankar

    External affairs minister S Jaishankar said that is important for India and Russia to work together to ensure peace in Afghanistan, adding that both countries are committed to an independent Afghanistan.

  • JUL 09, 2021 02:37 PM IST

    40 killed, at least 30 injured as fire breaks out in a Bangladeshi factory

  • JUL 09, 2021 02:29 PM IST

    ICMR urges breastfeeding mothers to get vaccinated against Covid-19

    Dr Samiran Panda, who heads the Division of Epidemiology and Communicable Diseases at ICMR, urged breastfeeding mothers to get vaccinated against Covid-19. "Breastfeeding mothers should get themselves vaccinated against COVID-19 without any hesitation," Panda told ANI.

  • JUL 09, 2021 01:49 PM IST

    Controls 85% of Afghan territory, says Taliban as US troops pullout

    As US troops withdarw from the war-torn Afghanistan, Taliban claims to controls 85 per cent of Afghan territory.

  • JUL 09, 2021 01:22 PM IST

    Over 1500 PSA Oxygen plants coming up across the country: PM Modi

    Over 1500 PSA Oxygen plants are coming up across the nation. PSA Oxygen plants contributed by PM CARES would support more than 4 lakh oxygenated beds. Ensure that the plants are made functional at the earliest: PM Modi at today's meeting over augmentation and availability of oxygen

  • JUL 09, 2021 12:33 PM IST

    Kerala HC restrains Centre from taking coercive action against news broadcasters under new IT rules

    Responding to News Broadcasters Association (NBA) plea challenging the new IT rules "on the ground that they give govt authorities excessive powers," Kerala High Court in an interim order restrains the Central Govt from taking any coercive action against NBA under new IT Rules, ANI reported.

  • JUL 09, 2021 12:17 PM IST

    ED gets nod to record Sachin Waze's testimony against Anil Deshmukh tomorrow

    Enforcement Directorate obtains court's permission to record suspended Mumbai Police Officer Sachin Waze's statement in ED case against former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh at Taloja prison on July 10

  • JUL 09, 2021 12:15 PM IST

    Won't ask users to opt for new privacy policy: WhatsApp tells Delhi HC

    WhatsApp tells Delhi HC it will not compel users to opt for new privacy policy till data protection bill comes into force.

  • JUL 09, 2021 12:01 PM IST

    Delhi HC begins hearing plea of FB, WhatsApp against order refusing to interfere with CCI probe on privacy policy

    Delhi High Court begins hearing Facebook and WhatsApp pleas challenging a single-judge bench order dismissing their pleas against the Competition Commission of India (CCI) decision.

  • JUL 09, 2021 11:41 AM IST

    PM Modi to interact with Tokyo-bound athletes on July 13

    Indian athletes are all set to do the nation proud in the upcoming Tokyo Olympics and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with India's Olympic-bound sportspersons on July 13, three days before the first batch of athletes departs for the Games in Tokyo. Read more

  • JUL 09, 2021 11:08 AM IST

    Condition of former UP CM Kalyan Singh better, says hospital

    The condition of former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Kalyan Singh is better, the Sanjay Gandhi Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, told news agency PTI on Friday. Singh, who is currently in the intensive care unit (ICU) of the hospital, was admitted on July 4 due to an infection and reduced consciousness levels.

  • JUL 09, 2021 10:38 AM IST

    Search operation underway in J&K's Jatwal

  • JUL 09, 2021 09:55 AM IST

    PM Modi to chair high-level meet on oxygen availability

    PM Modi to chair a high-level meeting to review augmentation and availability of oxygen across the country at 11:30 am.

  • JUL 09, 2021 09:35 AM IST

    India reports 43,393 new Covid-19 cases, active cases slide to 458,727

    India reported 43,393 new cases and 911 more deaths due to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on Friday, taking the caseload and death toll to 30,752,950 and 405,939 respectively, according to the Union health ministry’s update at 8am. Read More

  • JUL 09, 2021 09:05 AM IST

    Only 50 tourists now allowed at Mussoorie's Kempty falls

    Only 50 tourists now allowed at Mussoorie's Kempty falls, says Uttarakhand after hundreds seen flouting Covid-19 norms, reports ANI.

  • JUL 09, 2021 08:45 AM IST

    Haiti cops makes more arrests in President Jovenel Moise assassination case

    Taiwan says Haiti police arrested 11 assassination suspects on its embassy grounds, news agency AFP reported.

  • JUL 09, 2021 08:19 AM IST

    US CDC exempts fully vaccinated citizens from taking Covid-19 booster shots

    US regulators said on Thursday that Americans who have been fully vaccinated do not need a booster Covid-19 shot at this time.

    "We are prepared for booster doses if and when the science demonstrates that they are needed", the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said in a joint statement late on Thursday.

  • JUL 09, 2021 07:23 AM IST

    Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine may require third dose, companies seek approval

    The Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine, sold under the brand name 'Comirnaty', may require a third dose to work more effectively against the original strain of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), news agencies reported on Friday morning, citing a statement from the companies from a day ago. Read More

  • JUL 09, 2021 05:22 AM IST

    Second Covid-19 wave lingering, or early signs of 3rd?

    India faced a severe second wave of Covid-19 infections starting February. The seven-day average of daily new infections rose 36 times between February 11 and May 9, which is when the second wave peaked. Read More

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaking at the United National General Assembly on Saturday. 
Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaking at the United National General Assembly on Saturday. 

Country that uses terrorism as political tool: PM Modi's veiled dig at Pak

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Poulomi Ghosh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 25, 2021 06:59 PM IST
The situation in Afghanistan is sensitive, PM Modi said adding that the country's soil must not be used to attack any other country.
India fielded a young woman diplomat – Sneha Dubey, the first secretary at the mission to the UN in New York – to exercise the right of reply to respond to allegations made by the Pakistani premier at the General Assembly. (HT PHOTO.)
India fielded a young woman diplomat – Sneha Dubey, the first secretary at the mission to the UN in New York – to exercise the right of reply to respond to allegations made by the Pakistani premier at the General Assembly. (HT PHOTO.)

India rubbishes Imran Khan’s references to J&K, says Pakistan using terror as state policy

PUBLISHED ON SEP 25, 2021 06:29 PM IST
India’s response also referred to Pakistan’s “despicable record” of having executed a religious and cultural genocide against the people of Bangladesh, and said the minorities of Pakistan, including Sikhs, Hindus and Christians, live in “constant fear and state-sponsored suppression of their rights”.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's UNGA speech is expected to be live-streamed on his official YouTube channel. (File Photo )
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's UNGA speech is expected to be live-streamed on his official YouTube channel. (File Photo )

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By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 25, 2021 06:28 PM IST
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a three-day visit to the US, is expected to highlight the issues related to coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic, climate change, and global terrorism.
When cyclone Gulab crosses the Odisha coast on Sunday, very heavy rain is expected there and over Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh, a weather expert said.(PTI Photo)
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Cyclone Gulab: Cabinet secretary holds meeting, 18 NDRF teams being deployed

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 25, 2021 06:10 PM IST
Rescue and relief teams of the Army and Navy along with ships and aircraft have also been deployed near Odisha and Andhra Pradesh coasts. The weather department has issued a yellow alert for area around Kalingapatnam - Vishakhapatnam and Gopalpur - from where the cyclone is expected to cross.
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