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K'taka health officer who 'flirted' with fellow colleagues held
Dakshina Kannada | Saturday, 2021 4:45:06 PM IST
Karnataka Police have arrested a government health officer on charges of "flirting" with his female colleagues in Mangaluru town of Dakshina Kannada district, police said on Saturday. ... read..


Paddy crisis may deepen in Telangana as Centre rejects demands
Hyderabad | Saturday, 2021 4:45:05 PM IST
The ongoing crisis in Telangana over paddy procurement from farmers is likely to deepen further with the state government failing to get an assurance from the Centre to lift the paddy. ... read..


Mainly clear sky, very poor air quality in Delhi-NCR
New Delhi | Saturday, 2021 4:15:06 PM IST
Delhi-NCR woke up to a mainly clear sky with an overall Air Quality Index (AQI) of 384 and a minimum temperature that is likely to hover around 10 degrees celsius. ... read..


Ramamoorthy, the banker, who was born again on 26/11
Chennai | Saturday, 2021 4:15:05 PM IST
He is literally back from the clutches of death at the hands of Mumbai terror attackers on November 26, 2008. ... read..


Chennai goes under water, red alert issued for several TN dists
Chennai | Saturday, 2021 4:15:05 PM IST
The Singara or Beautiful Chennai turned into Venice with roads waterlogged and several homes getting inundated owing to the heavy rains that poured throughout Friday night and Saturday morning. ... read..


Three female elephants killed by speeding train in TN
Chennai | Saturday, 2021 4:15:05 PM IST
Three female elephants aged 12, 18 and 25 were killed while they were hit by the Mangalore-Chennai Express at Mahendramedu near Navakkarai in Coimbatore district. ... read..


Study reveals mindreading plays important role to know people
Bochum | November 27, 2021 3:47:31 PM IST
In order to communicate, cooperate or compete with other people in our daily life, we need to know what the other person thinks or feels. A new study by Dr Julia Wolf, Dr Sabrina Coninx and Professor Albert Newen from the Institute of Philosophy II at Ruh ... read..


COVID-19: Gujarat announces new rules for international flyers amid concerns over 'Omicron'
Ahmedabad (Gujarat) | November 27, 2021 3:47:29 PM IST
Amid the rise in concern due to the new COVID-19 variant 'Omicron', the Gujarat Government has mandated RT-PCR testing for travellers landing at the airport from Europe, Brazil, South Africa, Bangladesh, Botswana, China, Mauritius, New Zealand, Zimbabwe, ... read..


People coming from new COVID-19 variant affected countries to take RT-PCR after landing: K'taka Health Min
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | November 27, 2021 3:47:26 PM IST
Karnataka Health Minister, Dr K Sudhakar on Saturday said that the people coming from new COVID-19 variant affected countries has to take RT-PCR after landing in Bengaluru. ... read..


India now ranks third in organ transplantation, behind USA, China: Mansukh Mandaviya
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 3:47:22 PM IST
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Saturday said that India now ranks third in the world in organ transplantation, only behind USA and China as per the data available on the Global Observatory on Donation and Transplantation (GODT) website. ... read..


Govt should give us in writing about decriminalizing stubble burning, says farmer leader
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 3:47:20 PM IST
After Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar informed that the Centre has decriminalized stubble burning, Bharatiya Kisan Union (Haryana) president Gurnam Singh Chaduni said that those are mere words and nothing has been given in writing yet. ... read..


PM Modi directs officials to increase second dose coverage of Covid-19 vaccine
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 3:47:19 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday directed the top officials to increase the second dose coverage of the Covid-19 vaccine in the country. ... read..


Ahead of UP polls, Nadda interacts with young academicians, entrepreneurs in Delhi
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 3:47:17 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party president JP Nadda on Saturday addressed young academicians, professionals from various sections of the society as a part of "Samajik Samvad" in the national capital. ... read..


Farmers' protest: Tractor rally scheduled on November 29 postponed
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 3:47:16 PM IST
The farmers protesting against farm laws have postponed the tractor rally scheduled on November 29, the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) said on Saturday. ... read..


'People trying to frame me like they framed Anil Deshmukh': Nawab Malik
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | November 27, 2021 3:47:10 PM IST
Maharashtra Minister Nawab Malik on Saturday claimed that some people are trying to frame him in a false case just like they did with former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh. ... read..


3 Kashmiris beaten up in Ranchi, police detain 3 people
Ranchi (Jharkhand) | November 27, 2021 3:17:21 PM IST
Three Kashmiris were beaten up by a group of people following an altercation in the Doranda area of Ranchi on Saturday, said police. ... read..


Need to be proactive in light of new Covid variant, says PM Modi
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 3:17:18 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday chaired a meeting with top officials on Covid-19 and said that we need to be proactive in light of the new variant while laying emphasis on the precautions to contain the virus. ... read..


Aircel Maxis case: Delhi court issues summons to P Chidambaram, his son Karti
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 3:17:16 PM IST
A Delhi court on Saturday issued summons to former union minister P Chidambaram, his son Karti Chidambaram and others in the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) case in relation with Aircel Maxis case. ... read..


Omicron: Ensure compliance of COVID-19 appropriate behaviour, make arrangements: U'khand CM instructs chief secy, DGP
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) | November 27, 2021 3:17:14 PM IST
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Saturday instructed the chief secretary, DGP and health secretary to ensure compliance of COVID appropriate behaviour in public places, informed the Chief Minister Office. ... read..


New Covid variant: PM Modi asks officials to review plans for easing international travel restrictions
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 3:17:08 PM IST
Highlighting the need for monitoring all international arrivals in the view of the new Covid variant Omicron, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked officials to review plans for easing international travel restrictions in light of the emerging ne ... read..


Rahul Gandhi says new Covid variant 'serious' threat, targets Centre over vaccination figures
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 2:47:54 PM IST
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday termed the new COVID-19 variant as a "serious threat" and said bad vaccination figures can't be hidden for long. ... read..


Research finds warm city lights alter plantation
Washington | November 27, 2021 2:47:53 PM IST
According to a new study, conducted by Lin Meng, the warm temperature of urban areas and artificial lights change the timing of the growth of saplings, when compared to those in the rural areas. ... read..


J-K: Kashmiri youth working on reviving dying art of glazed pottery in valley
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) | November 27, 2021 2:47:47 PM IST
A 26-year-old graduate from the Nishat area of Srinagar is working for reviving a dying art of handmade 'glazed pottery' in Kashmir valley. ... read..


Karnataka CM Bommai calls meeting with health dept over COVID-19 surge
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | November 27, 2021 2:47:39 PM IST
Karnataka Chief Minister Basavraj Bommai on Saturday called a meeting of experts of the health and disaster department to discuss the rise in COVID-19 cases in the state. ... read..


Centre accepts demand of farmers, decriminalizes stubble burning: Agriculture Minister Tomar
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 2:47:37 PM IST
Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Saturday informed that the Centre has decriminalized stubble burning as per the demand of the farmers' organizations. ... read..


British Diplomatic Mission organizes memorial service for Percy Norris in Mumbai
General News | November 27, 2021 2:47:34 PM IST
By British Diplomatic Mission Organizes Memorial Service For Percy Norris In Mumbai ... read..


Agusta Westland VVIP Chopper case: Alleged middlemen Michel on hunger strike
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 2:17:21 PM IST
The alleged middlemen in connection with the Agusta Westland VVIP Chopper case Christian James Michel started a hunger strike on Thursday urging the UK government to interfere in the matter. ... read..


Tomar urges farmers to return home, says withdrawal of cases, compensation comes under state jurisdiction
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 2:17:20 PM IST
Ahead of the tractor march scheduled on November 29 when the Winter Session of Parliament is set to begin, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar urged the farmers to return home as their demands have been met and said, the "withdrawal of cases registe ... read..


Tamil Nadu rains: CM MK Stalin meets Governor RN Ravi to discuss situation
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 27, 2021 2:17:18 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin met Governor RN Ravi at Raj Bhawan in Chennai on Saturday. ... read..


Arvind Kejriwal joins protest of contractual teachers in Punjab's Mohali
Mohali (Punjab) | November 27, 2021 2:17:14 PM IST
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday joined the protest of contractual teachers in Mohali, Punjab who have been pressing several demands including regularization of the services of contractual teache ... read..


Bengaluru-Patna flight makes emergency landing at Nagpur airport
Nagpur (Maharashtra) | November 27, 2021 2:17:08 PM IST
Bengaluru-Patna Go First flight with 139 passengers and crew members on board made an emergency land at Nagpur airport due to a technical glitch on Saturday. ... read..


Dehradun FRI bars entry of tourists after 11 cases of COVID-19
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) | November 27, 2021 2:47:43 PM IST
Dehradun-based Forest Research Institute (FRI) on Saturday bars entry of tourists after the detection of 11 positive cases of COVID-19 on the campus. ... read..


26/11 Aftermath: Boosting maritime enforcement, securing coastlines
New Delhi | Saturday, 2021 2:15:06 PM IST
It's been 13 years since the worst ever terror attacks in India struck Mumbai, leaving 175 persons dead, including nine attackers, and more than 300 injured. ... read..


Plea in Delhi HC seeks to enhance pecuniary jurisdiction of Civil Judges of District Courts
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 1:47:10 PM IST
A petition has been moved in Delhi High Court seeking appropriate direction to its Registrar General and Government of Delhi to rationally distribute and enhance pecuniary jurisdiction of Civil Judges posted at District courts, in the larger public intere ... read..


Federation of Resident Doctors' Association observes nationwide protests over demand of expediting NEET PG 2021 counselling
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 1:47:09 PM IST
Federation of Resident Doctors' Association (FORDA) observed a nationwide strike on Saturday demanding the expeditious counselling of the NEET PG-2021 as well as the admission process. ... read..


BMC calls meeting of senior officials over new COVID-19 Omicron variant
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | November 27, 2021 1:47:06 PM IST
Amid concerns over the new COVID-19 variant Omicron, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has called a meeting of senior officials today evening to discuss measures to deal with it. ... read..


Gujarat: Huge fire breaks out at dyeing mill in Surat
Surat (Gujarat) | November 27, 2021 1:47:04 PM IST
A huge fire broke out in Rani Sati Dyeing Mill of Pandesara GIDC in Surat, Gujarat on Thursday. ... read..


Tripura CM Biplab expresses condolences over death of cop, 4 others in Khowai
Agartala (Tripura) | November 27, 2021 12:47:30 PM IST
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Saturday expressed their condolences over the killing of five people including a police official in Khowai district. ... read..


After announcement of farm laws withdrawal, Agriculture Minister Narendra Tomar urges farmers to end agitation, go home
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 12:47:26 PM IST
Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Saturday urged the farmers protesting against three farm laws on different borders of Delhi to end their agitation and go home as Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced to repeal these laws. ... read..


Tamil Nadu: 8 people died due to heavy rains
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 27, 2021 12:47:23 PM IST
State revenue and disaster management minister KKSSR Ramachandran on Saturday said a total of eight people have died due to heavy rainfall in the state. ... read..


2 dead after pick truck ploughed into religious procession in Pune
Pune (Maharashtra) | November 27, 2021 12:47:21 PM IST
Two devotees died and multiple others were injured after a pick truck ploughed into a religious procession near Vadgaon Maval in Pune district early morning today, as per a police official. ... read..


Good times ahead for real estate sector: Deloitte Report
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 3:17:10 PM IST
India's real estate sector suffered a major setback during the first and the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic but now it is showing signs of steady recovery. ... read..


20-yr-old girl raped, murdered in Mumbai's Kurla
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | November 27, 2021 12:47:13 PM IST
A 20-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Kurla, informed local police on Saturday. ... read..


DMK celebrates Udayanidhi Stalin's birthday by distributing relief materials in flood-affected areas
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 27, 2021 12:17:12 PM IST
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) cadres celebrated DMK youth wing secretary and party President MK Stalin's son Udayanidhi Stalin's birthday by distributing the relief material to the people affected by heavy rains. ... read..


Delhi Police arrest former Cong MLA Asif Mohammad Khan for assaulting MCD staff
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 12:17:09 PM IST
Delhi Police on Saturday said that it has arrested former Congress MLA Asif Mohammad Khan for abusing and assaulting on-duty Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) staff and for obstructing government work in the Shaheen Bagh area of the national capital. ... read..


PM Modi chairs meet on Covid situation, vaccination
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 11:47:10 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday chaired a meeting on the situation relating to COVID-19 and vaccination with top officials. ... read..


Ban on entry of trucks in Delhi extended till Nov 30
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 11:47:09 AM IST
Delhi government's Department of Environment and Forests extended the ban imposed on the entry of trucks in the national capital except those carrying essential commodities till November 30, as per the official order. ... read..


J-K: Advanced research station in Pampore training farmers to grow saffron indoor
Pampore (Jammu and Kashmir) | November 27, 2021 11:17:24 AM IST
Advanced research station for saffron and seed spices, SKUAST-K in Pampore, Jammu and Kashmir, has started training farmers to grow saffron indoor. ... read..


Mallikarjun Kharge calls Oppn parties meeting on Monday to create consensus over issues to be raised in Parliament
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 11:17:23 AM IST
Ahead of the Parliament winter session, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge has called on a meeting on Monday of all the opposition parties to create consensus over the issues to be raised in the parliament. ... read..


New Covid variant: Delhi CM urges PM Modi to stop flights from affected countries
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 11:17:16 AM IST
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to stop flights from those countries which are affected by the new Covid variant. ... read..


Spotify to discontinue its Car View feature
Washington | November 27, 2021 11:17:13 AM IST
Swedish audio streaming platform Spotify has decided to discontinue its Car View feature. ... read..


Mayawati slams UP govt over law, order after murder of labourer family in Prayagraj
Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh) | November 27, 2021 11:17:09 AM IST
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Thursday slammed the Uttar Pradesh government over the law and order situation following the murder of a labourer and his family in Prayagraj. ... read..


Cabinet, health secretaries to attend meet on COVID-19 chaired by PM Modi today
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 10:47:20 AM IST
Top officials including Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba and Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan will attend the meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday on the situation relating to COVID-19 and vaccination in the country. ... read..


PM Modi wishes Prahlad Joshi on his birthday
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 10:47:19 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday extended his greetings to Union Minister Prahlad Joshi on his birthday. ... read..


Stones hurled at Dalit wedding procession in Jaipur, 10 arrested
Jaipur (Rajasthan) | November 27, 2021 10:47:17 AM IST
As many as ten people were arrested for allegedly pelting stones at a wedding procession of a Dalit man in the Kotputli area of Jaipur, said police on Friday. ... read..


Karnataka CM slams Congress for seeking President's Rule in State
Davanagere (Karnataka) | November 27, 2021 10:17:27 AM IST
Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai slammed the Congress party for submitting a memorandum to Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot seeking imposition of President's Rule, terming it "ridiculous." ... read..


Tripura: Mason arrested for killing 5 people including police officer
Khowai (Tripura) | November 27, 2021 10:17:25 AM IST
Tripura Police on Friday night arrested a mason for killing five people including a police official in Khowai district. ... read..


India logs 8,318 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 10:17:20 AM IST
India reported 8,318 fresh COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, informed the Health Ministry. ... read..


Andhra flood: Death toll mounted to 44, 16 still missing
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) | November 27, 2021 9:47:46 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh government on Friday informed that 44 people have lost their lives due to flood caused by the unprecedented rain in the state. ... read..


PM Modi to chair meeting with top officials on COVID-19 situation, vaccination today
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 9:47:45 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair a meet on the situation relating to COVID-19 and vaccination with top government officials today at 10:30 am. ... read..


Delhi: Car overturned due to overspeeding at RTR flyover, driver hospitalised
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 9:47:43 AM IST
A car overturned due to overspeeding at Delhi's RTR flyover in the early hours of Saturday morning. ... read..


Meeting of Parliamentary panel on agriculture adjourned; only 6 out of 29 members turn up
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 9:47:40 AM IST
A meeting of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Agriculture was adjourned on Friday due to a lack of quorum. Only six out of 29 MPs turned up for the meeting which was supposed to be briefed on 'doubling of farmers' income. ... read..


Andhra Pradesh: Evacuation to be done depending on amount of rainfall, no danger now, says Kadapa Collector
Kadapa (Andhra Pradesh) | November 27, 2021 9:17:49 AM IST
As rains thundered over the Andhra Pradesh due to the low-pressure area formed over the Bay of Bengal, the Kadapa collector assured that there is no sign of danger till now and the evacuation will be done depending on the amount of rainfall. ... read..


Karnataka: 99 more test positive for COVID-19 at Dharwad medical college, tally reaches 281
Dharwad (Karnataka) | November 27, 2021 9:17:45 AM IST
As many as 99 more medical college students and faculty members were tested COVID-19 positive in Karnataka's Dharwad, taking the total number of affected medical students to 281 on Saturday, informed Dharwad District Collector Nitesh Patil. ... read..


Tamil Nadu rains: CM Stalin to meet Governor RN Ravi today to discuss situation
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 27, 2021 9:17:43 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin will meet Governor RN Ravi on Saturday to discuss the situation in the state due to continuous and heavy rainfall, informed the Chief Minister's Office. ... read..


Assam Rifles foils cross-border narcotics trafficking of brown sugar worth Rs 1.20 cr in Manipur
Tengnoupal (Manipur) | November 27, 2021 9:17:42 AM IST
Assam Rifles foiled cross-border narcotics trafficking of brown sugar worth Rs 1.20 crores in Tengnoupal district in Manipur. ... read..


Delhi air quality further deteriorates, AQI slips to 386
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 8:47:58 AM IST
The overall Air Quality Index (AQI) in the national capital on Saturday morning slipped to 386 in the 'very poor' category, according to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR). ... read..


Law on MSP 'unlikely', says Haryana CM
New Delhi | Saturday, 2021 8:45:07 AM IST
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal has said that "it is not possible" to make a law on MSP (Minimum Support Prices). ... read..


Rajnath Singh to visit UP's Jaunpur to address Booth Adhyaksh Sammelan
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 8:17:45 AM IST
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Jaunpur in Uttar Pradesh to address the 'Booth Adhyaksh Sammelan' of 'Kashi Kshetra' on Saturday. ... read..


Lalu Prasad Yadav admitted to AIIMS: Sources
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 8:17:42 AM IST
Rashtriya Janata Party chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has been admitted to the All India Institute of Medical science (AIIMS) in New Delhi after he complained of fever, the sources said. ... read..


Women's participation in elections has exceeded that of men: Chief Election Commissioner
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 7:47:43 AM IST
Taking note of the historical perspective of barriers and challenges faced by women in participation in elections in the country, Chief Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra said that today seven decades and 17 general elections later, women's participatio ... read..


Diamond jewellery worth Rs 2 crore stolen from hotel in Rajasthan's Jaipur
Jaipur (Rajasthan) | November 27, 2021 7:47:42 AM IST
Diamond jewellery worth Rs 2 crores on Friday was stolen from a hotel room when the family was away for a wedding at night in Jaipur, said the police. ... read..


What is use of Constitution Day celebrations if govt is incapable of providing to justice: Priyanka Gandhi
Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh) | November 27, 2021 7:47:40 AM IST
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Friday slammed the BJP-led government in Uttar Pradesh for their alleged lack of action in case of murder of a labourer and his family in Prayagraj and questioned the celebration of Constitution Day if the governme ... read..


Amit Shah likely to visit Gujarat today
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 7:47:39 AM IST
Union Home Minister Amit Shah is likely to visit Gujarat on Saturday. ... read..


Tamil Nadu records 746 new COVID-19 cases
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | November 27, 2021 7:17:58 AM IST
Tamil Nadu reported 746 new COVID-19 cases during the last 24 hours, as per a health bulletin issued by the state government on Friday. ... read..


Manish Sisodia likely to address press conference in Delhi today
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 7:17:57 AM IST
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia is likely to address an important press conference on Saturday. ... read..


India is most secular country in world, says Vice President Venkaiah Naidu
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 7:17:55 AM IST
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said that India is the most secular country in the world, despite that, the western media belittle the Indian government on issues of secularism and free speech. ... read..


Five illegal Bangladeshi immigrants arrested in Bengaluru, state Home Minister terms threat to national security
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | November 27, 2021 7:17:52 AM IST
Hours after five illegal Bangladeshi immigrants were apprehended in Bengaluru on Friday, Karnataka Home Minister Araga Jnanendra termed them as anti-national and a threat to national security. ... read..


500 cameras installed at Simlipal Tiger Reserve for All India Tiger Estimation 2022 survey
Mayurbhanj (Odisha) | November 27, 2021 7:17:51 AM IST
Over 500 cameras have been installed at different places in the Simlipal Tiger Reserve in Odisha's Mayurbhanj to capture tigers' activities for the All India Tiger Estimation 2022 survey. ... read..


Tea seller as PM guiding world reflects Spirit of Indian Constitution, says Pushkar Singh Dhami
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) | November 27, 2021 7:17:49 AM IST
On the occasion of Constitution Day, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Friday said that it is the spirit of the Constitution of India that a tea seller as the Prime Minister of a country is giving direction to India and the entire world. ... read..


Centre to invest 64,000 cr in health sector over next 5 years, says Mansukh Mandaviya
Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh) | November 27, 2021 7:17:45 AM IST
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Friday said that about Rs 64,000 crore will be invested by the Centre in creating health infrastructure in the country over the next five years. ... read..


Assam reports 175 new COVID-19 cases
Dispur (Assam) | November 27, 2021 6:47:49 AM IST
Assam recorded 175 new COVID-19 cases during the last 24 hours, as per the health bulletin issued by the state government on Friday. ... read..


BJP to contest UP Assembly polls on issues of welfare of poor, rule of law: Dharmendra Pradhan
Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) | November 27, 2021 6:47:45 AM IST
In an apparent attack on Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday said that those political parties who have no work are remembering Muhammad Ali Jinnah while the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will contest ... read..


Maoist killed in shootout with security forces in Chhattisgarh
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 6:47:43 AM IST
A Maoist guerrilla was killed in a shootout with the security forces in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) said on Saturday. ... read..


Arvind Kejriwal to visit Punjab again on Saturday
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 6:47:42 AM IST
Ahead of the 2022 Punjab Assembly elections, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will again visit Punjab on Saturday. ... read..


Centre to invest 64,000 cr in health sector over next 5 years, says Mansukh Mandviya
Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh) | November 27, 2021 6:17:54 AM IST
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandviya on Friday said that about Rs 64,000 crore will be invested by the Centre in creating health infrastructure in the country over the next five years. ... read..


LG Manoj Sinha inaugurates J-K Gymnastics Academy in UT
Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) | November 27, 2021 6:17:51 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir (J-K) Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Friday inaugurated the J-K Gymnastics Academy at the Maulana Azad Stadium in Jammu. ... read..


Karnataka: 116 more medical college students test positive for COVID-19, tally reaches 182
Dharwad (Karnataka) | November 27, 2021 5:47:57 AM IST
As many as 116 medical college students were tested COVID-19 positive in Karnataka's Dharwad on Friday, taking the tally of confirmed cases in the campus to 182. ... read..


Congress issues whip to party MPs to ensure presence on first day of Parliament's winter session
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 5:47:55 AM IST
Ahead of the winter session, the Congress has issued a three-line whip on Friday to its MPs asking them to be present in both the Houses of the Parliament on November 29. ... read..


Amazon Drug peddling case: 10 dealers registered at same address in MP's Bhind from where marijuana was smuggled
Bhind (Madhya Pradesh) | November 27, 2021 5:47:54 AM IST
In a new revelation in the Amazon drug peddling case, ten dealers had been found registered at the same address from where the marijuana was being smuggled in Madhya Pradesh's Bhind, informed the Police. ... read..


45 students test positive for COVID-19 in Bengaluru
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | November 27, 2021 5:17:49 AM IST
Atleast 45 students and one staff member of a school and a college in Bengaluru were tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday, said the District Health Officer, Bengaluru Urban. ... read..


Congress leader Mukesh Goel likely to join AAP on Saturday
New Delhi | November 27, 2021 5:17:46 AM IST
Senior Congress leader Mukesh Goel is likely to join Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday. ... read..


Haryana Police arrests MTP kits supplier from Delhi, 102 kits recovered
Chandigarh (Haryana) | November 27, 2021 5:17:43 AM IST
Haryana Police arrested a supplier of Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) kits from Delhi on Friday and recovered 102 kits from his possession. ... read..


Odisha CM launches smart health cards distribution in Balasore, Bhadrak districts
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) | November 27, 2021 5:17:41 AM IST
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday launched the distribution of Smart Health Cards under the 'Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana' in Balasore and Bhadrak districts. ... read..


Kerala man attacks wife for backing out of kidney donation deal
Thiruvananthapuram | Saturday, 2021 5:15:06 AM IST
A man in Thiruvanthapuram was arrested for allegedly attacking his wife and children, after she backed out of donating her kidney to help him settle his debts, police said on Friday. ... read..


Patnaik shares his dream of Odisha having 'best' medical care
Bhubaneswar | Saturday, 2021 5:15:06 AM IST
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday said that it is his dream that nobody from the state should be forced to go outside for better medical treatment. ... read..


Illegal firm run by Chinese nationals busted in B'luru, 2 held
Bengaluru | Saturday, 2021 5:15:06 AM IST
Karnataka police have busted a racket allegedly run by Chinese nationals, who gave loans at exorbitant rates and harassed and humiliated the customers for 'violation' of laws, Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime), Sandeep Patil, said on Friday. ... read..


South coastal Andhra, Rayalaseema brace for heavy rains again
Amaravati | Saturday, 2021 5:15:06 AM IST
Even before south Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Rayalaseema could completely recover from the devastation caused by last week's heavy rains and floods, the region is bracing for another spell of heavy rainfall. ... read..


Gopal Ratna awards presented to mark 'National Milk Day' on Kurien's centenary
Anand (Gujarat)/New Delhi | Saturday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST
As part of the 'National Milk Day' celebrations to commemorate the birth centenary of 'Milkman of India' and dairy cooperatives pioneer Dr Varghese Kurien, "Gopal Ratna" awards in multiple categories were given to individuals and organisations on Friday. ... read..


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