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Sep 25, 2021 11:30 PM IST
Fire breaks out in cardboard go-down in Delhi's Dabri area; 14 tenders present
Fire has broken out in a cardboard go-down in Delhi's Dabri area. As many as 14 fire tenders are currently at the spot, and operations are underway to bring the situation under control, news agency ANI reported.
Sep 25, 2021 09:34 PM IST
Patna villagers construct temporary bridge across seasonal stream to reach polling booth for elections slated on Sept 29
The villagers of Shankar Bigha in Patna's Gaya have constructed a temporary bridge across a seasonal stream to reach a polling booth to cast their vote in the local body elections slated on September 29, news agency ANI reported.
Sep 25, 2021 07:24 PM IST
Kerala allows hotels, restaurants to reopen with 50% capacity
As per the order, usage of air conditioner in hotels will not be allowed. Also, indoor stadiums and swimming pools can be opened for persons who are vaccinated with both doses of ovud-19 vaccine.
Sep 25, 2021 05:27 PM IST
29 Delhi Police officers transferred, reports ANI
As many as 29 Delhi Police officers have been transferred, news agency ANI reported on Saturday. The list includes Jasmeet Singh, DCP, Central District, Ingit Pratap Singh, DCP South West Dist and Rajeev Ranjan, DCP Outer North District - who all have been transferred and posted as DCPs in the Special Cell.
Sep 25, 2021 04:24 PM IST
West Bengal govt cancels leave of all state govt staff till Oct 5 due to heavy rainfall alert
The West Bengal government has decided to cancel the leaves of all state government employees till October 5 due to very heavy rainfall alert from deep depression in the Bay of Bengal, ANI reported citing the government.
Sep 25, 2021 04:18 PM IST
13 teams deployed in Odisha and five in Andhra for cyclone alert: NDRF director-general Satya Pradhan
As many as 13 teams - with 24 sub-teams, and five teams have been deployed by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh, respectively, in view of cyclone alert, said NDRF director-general Satya Pradhan.
Sep 25, 2021 03:55 PM IST
Taliban hanged dead body from crane in Afghanistan's Herat, reports AP citing witness
According to a report by the Associated Press, a witness has said that the Taliban have hanged a dead body from a crane in the main square of Herat city in western Afghanistan. Wazir Ahmad Seddiqi, who runs a pharmacy on the side of the square, told AP that as many as four bodies were brought to the square, while three were moved to other squares of Herat city to be hanged.
Sep 25, 2021 03:17 PM IST
‘Cabinet meeting every Tuesday’: Punjab CM Channi says on Twitter
Punjab chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Saturday took to Twitter to mention that going forward, he will meet all ministers, MLAs and other political office bearers at his office “every Tuesday from 11.30 am to 2.30 pm” and a cabinet meeting will take place every Tuesday at 3.00 pm. “I’ve also directed all the officers not to leave the office till the cabinet is going on,” his Twitter post read.
Sep 25, 2021 02:52 PM IST
Cinema theatres and auditoriums to reopen in Maharashtra from October 22 onwards
Maharashtra government on Saturday decided to reopen cinema theatres and auditoriums from October 22 onwards. The decision was made by chief minister Uddhav Thackeray.
Sep 25, 2021 02:16 PM IST
Rajnath Singh says there's ‘growing realisation’ with regard to Pak's active support to radical and terror groups
Speaking at the National Defence College Convocation ceremony, Union defence minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said that there is “growing realisation” now for what “India has been voicing for long” pertaining to Pakistan's “active support” to “violent radical and terror groups."
Sep 25, 2021 01:43 PM IST
Punjab cabinet expansion at 4.30pm on Sept 26
The Punjab cabinet expansion will take place on Sepetmber 26 (Sunday) at 4.30pm.
Sep 25, 2021 12:33 PM IST
Punjab cabinet finalised, CM Channi reaches Guv's residence
Punjab chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Saturday arrived at Governor Banwarilal Purohit's residence as the list of for the new Punjab cabinet has been finalised. The oath-taking ceremony for the new ministers is likely to take place Sunday, sources told news agency PTI.
Sep 25, 2021 11:30 AM IST
Centre's warning ahead of festivals, Maharashtra to reopen schools: Top Covid updates
India has recorded 33,624,419 cases of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) since the beginning of the pandemic last year, according to the Union ministry of health and family welfare on Saturday. Of these, 32,876,319 patients have recovered, 446,658 have died and the active cases stand at 301,442, the health ministry data shows. Read more
Sep 25, 2021 10:56 AM IST
3 Tamil Nadu fishermen attacked mid sea by Lankan fishers
Three fishermen from Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam district were seriously injured after they were allegedly attacked by a group of Sri Lankan fishers off Kodiakarai coast early on Saturday.
Sep 25, 2021 10:22 AM IST
Quad to pledge 1.2 billion Covid-19 vaccine doses globally
The Quad countries—the United States, Japan, India and Australia—said on Friday that they will pledge more than 1.2 billion doses of the vaccines against coronavirus disease (Covid-19) globally. Read more
Sep 25, 2021 09:44 AM IST
India sees fall in daily Covid-19 tally with 29,616 new cases
India's daily tally of the coronavirus disease saw a fall on Saturday as 29,616 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours. Over 28,000 patients recovered in the same period and the total number of recoveries has climbed to 32,876,319. As many as 290 deaths due to the viral disease were reported on Saturday.
Sep 25, 2021 09:19 AM IST
ED summons Maharashtra minister in money laundering case
The Enforcement Directorate has summoned Shiv Sena leader and Maharashtra minister Anil Parab for Tuesday, in connection with a money laundering case, news agency ANI reported on Saturday.
Sep 25, 2021 08:38 AM IST
Exciting, satisfying career awaits: PM Modi says as UPSC declares results
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday congratulated the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) aspirants who cleared the civil service examination and also wished those who were not able to get through, saying “India is full of diverse opportunities waiting to be explored.” Read more
Sep 25, 2021 08:03 AM IST
J-K, Ladakh will be an integral part country, says India at UNGA
Entire Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh were, are and will always be an integral and inalienable part of the country, said India at UNGA.
Sep 25, 2021 07:31 AM IST
Earthquake of 5.2 magnitude strikes Andaman and Nicobar Islands
An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 on the Richter scale struck near Campbell Bay in Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Friday night, as per the National Centre for Seismology (NCS). Read more
Sep 25, 2021 06:18 AM IST
Amit Shah to address first-ever National Cooperative Conference in Delhi
Union home minister Amit Shah, who is also the first minister of co-operation of India, will on Saturday address the first-ever National Cooperative Conference in Delhi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said on Friday, adding, millions of people linked to these collective bodies around the world will join the programme virtually. Read more
Sep 25, 2021 06:10 AM IST
From October 1, K'taka to allow 100% occupancy in cinemas, auditoriums
Cinema halls and auditoriums in Karnataka will be allowed to operate at 100% capacity from October 1, months after being run at half capacity due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the state government said.
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