SEP 06, 2021 10:22 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi tweets to commemorate India’s test win and vaccination milestone
PM Narendra Modi took to Twitter on Monday to commemorate India’s win against England and vaccination coverage. “Great day (again) on the vaccination front and on the cricket pitch. As always, #TeamIndia wins!” he said.
SEP 06, 2021 08:44 PM IST
French actor Jean-Paul Belmondo dies at 88
SEP 06, 2021 08:40 PM IST
‘BJP’s tyranny will be defeated’, says TMC’s Abhishek Banerjee
Trinamool Congress leader Abhishek Banerjee told reporters in Delhi that TMC will defeat BJP in the upcoming elections. “BJP’s tyranny will be defeated. Let BJP put all its might, vigour, threat & resources, mind my words, their resources are going to fall flat. TMC will defeat BJP in next polls,” ANI said quoting Banerjee.
SEP 06, 2021 08:14 PM IST
India has vaccinated 696.8 million beneficiaries so far
The Union health ministry said India has vaccinated 696.8 million beneficiaries till date, adding that the country has been administering 1 crore doses a day thrice in the last 11 days.
SEP 06, 2021 07:52 PM IST
‘Let farmers hold Kisan Mahapanchayat’, says Anil Vij
Haryana home minister Anil Vij told news agency ANI that farmers will be allowed to hold Kisan Mahapanchayat in Karnal as all necessary arrangements have been made by the administration, and routes have also been diverted. Farmers are protesting the lathicharge by administration on August 28 which injured many and one individual succumbed.
SEP 06, 2021 07:34 PM IST
Maharashtra records 3,626 Covid-19 cases, 37 deaths
Maharashtra recorded 3,626 Covid-19 cases on Monday, taking the total number of cases to 6,489,800. In the last 24 hours 37 deaths were also reported and the death toll now stands at 137,811, according to the state’s health bulletin.
SEP 06, 2021 06:53 PM IST
Mobile internet to be restored in Kashmir valley today
Mobile internet service will be restored in Kashmir valley today, IGP Kashmir told news agency ANI. The order is not applicable in Budgam and Srinagar districts where internet services will not be available.
SEP 06, 2021 06:04 PM IST
Delhi reports 32 Covid-19 cases, zero fatalities
Delhi reported 32 Covid-19 cases on Monday, taking the tally of cases to 1,437,991. In the last 24 hours the national capital also recorded zero new fatalities and 16 recoveries, according to the government health bulletin.
SEP 06, 2021 05:15 PM IST
Allow second Covishield dose after 4 weeks from first for those who want it early: Ker HC to Centre
Kerala high court directed Centre to allow scheduling of the second dose of Covishield on CoWIN portal after four weeks from the first for those who do not want to wait for the required 84 days.
SEP 06, 2021 04:58 PM IST
Uttarakhand extends Covid-19 curfew till September 14
SEP 06, 2021 03:54 PM IST
Internet, SMS services to remain suspended in Karnal
Ahead of the Kisan Mahapanchayat in Karnal the administration has suspended internet and SMS services in the area. Along with this 40 companies of additional forces, 5 superintendent of police and 25 deputy Superintendent of police have been deployed to monitor the law and order situation.
SEP 06, 2021 03:28 PM IST
Belarus protest leader Maria Kolesnikova jailed for 11 years
SEP 06, 2021 02:28 PM IST
Bangladesh I&B minister inaugurates Bangabandhu media centre at Press Club of India
Bangladesh Information and Broadcasting minister Dr Hasan Mahmud inaugurated the Bangabandhu media centre at Press Club of India on Monday. “This will definitely strengthen the relationship between Bangladesh & India…. It has taken new height under the leadership of PM Modi & PM Sheikh Hasina,” he told reporters at the event.
SEP 06, 2021 01:30 PM IST
‘My words misquoted’: Ex-UP governor on sedition case
My words are being misquoted to politically harm me and mislead the public. I had said that there haven’t been as much atrocities in earlier days as today. I haven’t made any remarks against anyone: Former UP governor Aziz Qureshi on sedition case against him for remarks against CM Yogi Adityanath.
SEP 06, 2021 01:04 PM IST
Taliban warn against ‘any insurgency against our rule’
Taliban spokesperson says any insurgency against their rule ‘will be hit hard’, reports AFP.
SEP 06, 2021 12:37 PM IST
SC refuses to hear plea over blockade of Singhu border
Supreme Court refuses to hear a plea filed by residents of Sonipat, Haryana, facing difficulties due to the Singhu border being blocked by farmers and asks them to approach the Punjab and Haryana High Court for relief.
SEP 06, 2021 12:15 PM IST
Australia announces naval drill with India
‘AUSINDEX’ maritime warfare exercises between Royal Australian Navy and Indian Navy will be held between 5-13 September. Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Mark Hammond, said that the exercise will deepen the defence relationship between the two nations: Australian Government
SEP 06, 2021 11:25 AM IST
BJP protests against allotment of room for Namaz in Jharkhand assembly
BJP MLAs protest at the entrance of the Jharkhand Legislative Assembly in Ranchi against allotment of room for offering ‘Namaz’ in the state Assembly.
SEP 06, 2021 11:06 AM IST
Fight against Taliban will continue: National Resistance Front
National Resistance Front denies Taliban claims of capturing Panjshir Valley. “Fight against the Taliban will continue,” says the front.
SEP 06, 2021 10:41 AM IST
Suvendu Adhikari to skip CID summons
BJP’s Suvendu Adhikari will not appear before CID today. Adhikari was summoned by the agency in connection with the unnatural death case of his guard Subhabrata Chakraborty.
SEP 06, 2021 09:58 AM IST
Panjshir valley ‘completely captured,’ claim Taliban
Taliban say they have ‘completely captured’ Panjshir valley, reports emerge.
SEP 06, 2021 09:20 AM IST
India’s daily Covid-19 cases drop to 38,948
India reports 38,948 new Covid-19 cases and 219 deaths, as tally tops 33 million to reach 33,027,621. Recoveries rise to 32,181,995 while toll rises to 440,752. Active cases at 404,874.
SEP 06, 2021 08:57 AM IST
531,468,867 samples tested for Covid-19 in India: ICMR
531,468,867 samples tested for Covid-19 up to 5th September 2021. Of these, 1,410,649 samples tested yesterday: Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
SEP 06, 2021 08:21 AM IST
ED issues lookout notice against Anil Deshmukh
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued a lookout notice against former Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh in an alleged money laundering case worth ₹100 crore.
SEP 06, 2021 07:34 AM IST
Panjshir resistance calls for ceasefire: Reports
Panjshir resistance calls for ceasefire, Taliban withdrawal, as per statement, reports AFP.
SEP 06, 2021 07:17 AM IST
New Zealand logs 20 new Covid-19 cases for 3rd straight day
New Zealand reported 20 new Covid-19 cases for third straight day on Monday, all from Auckland, taking the total number of infections to 821, the country’s health ministry said in a statement.
SEP 06, 2021 06:45 AM IST
US Navy sailors, missing after chopper crash, declared dead
The US Navy has announced that five missing navy sailors have been declared dead after days of search operation following a helicopter crash off the coast of San Diego last Tuesday.
SEP 06, 2021 06:06 AM IST
PM Modi to interact with healthcare workers from Himachal Pradesh
At 11am today, prime minister Narendra Modi will interact virtually with healthcare workers and beneficiaries of Covid-19 vaccination drive in Himachal Pradesh.