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Consular officers prevented from obtaining Kulbhushan Jadhav’s written consent for arranging legal representation: MEA

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16 Jul 2020, 8:29 PM

Himachal Pradesh's COVID-19 tally rises to 1,350

Himachal Pradesh's COVID-19 tally rises to 1,350 as eight more people, including an Army and three CAPF jawans, test positive: Official

16 Jul 2020, 8:28 PM

Mumbai's COVID-19 tally reaches 97,751 with 1,498 new cases; 56 deaths take toll to 5,520: BMC

16 Jul 2020, 8:27 PM

Consulars prevented from obtaining Jadhav’s written consent for legal representation

Consular officers prevented from obtaining Kulbhushan Jadhav’s written consent for arranging legal representation: MEA

It is clear that Pakistan's approach to this matter continues to be obstructive and insincere: MEA on consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav

External Affairs Minister apprised family of Kulbhushan Jadhav of these developments: MEA on Pakistan not giving unimpeded access to Jadhav

16 Jul 2020, 8:20 PM

Kremlin denies UK claims of meddling in 2019 general election, coronavirus vaccine hacking

16 Jul 2020, 8:20 PM

Consular officers prevented from obtaining Kulbhushan Jadhav's written consent for arranging legal representation: MEA

16 Jul 2020, 7:54 PM

2 killed, 15 rescued as 2 buildings collapse in Mumbai

Two persons were killed and 15 others rescued from debris of two buildings that crashed in the city and its suburbs on Thursday afternoon, the BMC Disaster Cell said. A few others could also be trapped, it added.

In the first case, two persons were killed and 13 others were dug out of debris of a three-storied tenement that crashed due to heavy rains at Malvani in Malad West.

Four-five persons are feared to be trapped there. The Mumbai Fire Brigade and disaster teams are trying to rescue them.

16 Jul 2020, 7:40 PM

Coronavirus case tally in Mumbai's Dharavi area rises to 2,428 with addition of 13 new patients: civic body

16 Jul 2020, 7:39 PM

Maharashtra records highest single-day spike of 8,641 new COVID-19 cases

Maharashtra's highest single-day spike of 8,641 new COVID-19 cases pushes tally to 2,84,281; death toll up by 266 to 11,194: Health department

16 Jul 2020, 7:34 PM

5 more persons killed in flood-related incidents in Assam

5 more persons killed in flood-related incidents in Assam, nearly 40 lakh hit in 27 districts: Bulletin

16 Jul 2020, 7:32 PM

EC not to extend facility of postal ballot to electors above 65 in Bihar polls.

EC not to extend facility of postal ballot to electors above 65 in Bihar polls and bypolls in near future: Statement

Optional postal ballot facility for voters above 80, persons with disabilities and COVID-19 patients in Bihar polls and bypolls: EC

16 Jul 2020, 7:18 PM

14 more test COVID-19 positive in Nagaland, tally rises to 916

14 more test COVID-19 positive in Nagaland, tally rises to 916, tally rises to 916; active case count 525: Health and Family Welfare Minister S Pangnyu Phom

16 Jul 2020, 7:17 PM

Jammu and Kashmir records 490 fresh COVID-19 cases, 16 deaths in last 24 hours: Officials

16 Jul 2020, 7:03 PM

UK cyber-security agency says Russian hacking group trying to steal coronavirus vaccine research

16 Jul 2020, 7:02 PM

Disengagement process currently underway in eastern Ladakh is specifically aimed at addressing face-off situations:MEA

16 Jul 2020, 7:02 PM

Five people killed, 4 injured after vehicle falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh

Five people killed, 4 others injured after vehicle falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Chamba district: Police

16 Jul 2020, 6:33 PM

Any unilateral attempt to change status quo along LAC not acceptable: MEA on border row with China in eastern Ladakh

16 Jul 2020, 6:22 PM

Without MNREGA, poverty will not disappear but poor will surely disappear, says Rahul

Modi ji had said that people dig pits in MNREGA.

But the truth is that Modi ji has dug an economic pit, MNREGA is only helping people in the economic crisis.

Without MNREGA, poverty will not disappear but poor will surely disappear, tweeted Rahul Gandhi

16 Jul 2020, 5:36 PM

Portion of Bhanushali building at Fort in Mumbai collapses

Mumbai: Portion of Bhanushali building at Fort, collapses; search operation underway, 4 fire tenders present at the spot, reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 5:10 PM

UP police suspends SHO on charges of negligence in connection with kidnapping of lab technician in Kanpur

16 Jul 2020, 5:10 PM

Delhi court grants bail to 92 Indonesians, booked for attending Tablighi Jamaat

Delhi court grants bail to 92 Indonesians, booked for attending Tablighi Jamaat by allegedly violating visa rules, govt guidelines.

16 Jul 2020, 5:09 PM

15-year-old allegedly raped by security guard at govt hospital quarantine centre in Bihar

15-year-old allegedly raped by security guard at govt hospital quarantine centre in Bihar where she was admitted after being rescued from rly station; officials say her COVID-19 report is negative and she will be sent to shelter home after examination for sexual assault.

16 Jul 2020, 4:23 PM

UP reports its highest one-day jump of 2,061 COVID-19 cases, 43,444 total cases

UP reports its highest one-day jump of 2,061 COVID-19 cases, taking tally to 43,444, death toll reaches 1,046 with 34 more fatalities; active case count 15,723: Official.

16 Jul 2020, 4:02 PM

Kulbhushan Jadhav granted second consular access

Indian citizen Kulbhushan Jadhav granted second consular access today. Indian officials at Pakistan foreign office: Pakistan Media , reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 3:57 PM

Sachin Pilot seeks quashing and setting aside of the show cause notice issued on 14th July by Speaker, Rajasthan Legislative Assembly

Sachin Pilot 18 18 other Congress MLAs who have approached Rajasthan High Court over disqualification notice from Assembly Speaker seeks quashing and setting aside of the show cause notice issued on 14th July by Speaker, Rajasthan Legislative Assembly.

16 Jul 2020, 3:39 PM

Rhea Chakravarty demands CBI probe in Sushant Singh Rajput suicide case

Rhea Chakravarty demands CBI probe from Home Ministry in Sushant Singh Rajput suicide case, reported ABP

16 Jul 2020, 3:33 PM

American carriers will be flying 18 flights to India between July 17 and July 31: Aviation Minister

16 Jul 2020, 3:32 PM

Air France will fly 28 flights from July 18 to August 1, says Hardeep Singh Puri

Air France will fly 28 flights from July 18 to August 1 between Delhi, Mumbai,Bengaluru and Paris: Aviation minister Hardeep Singh Puri.

16 Jul 2020, 3:31 PM

Rain lashes parts of Mumbai

Rain lashes parts of Mumbai; visuals from Vikhroli area in the city. India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted 'generally cloudy sky with heavy rain' in the city today, reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 2:44 PM

Maharashtra HSC results declared, girls outshine boys

Girls outperformed boys in the Maharashtra Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC-Class 12) examination, the results of which were declared here on Thursday.

Total 90.66 per cent students passed this year, Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education chairperson Shakuntala Kale said in a release.

16 Jul 2020, 2:16 PM

Two TN District Collectors test positive for COVID-19

District Collectors of Coimbatore and Kancheepuram in Tamil Nadu have tested positive for coronavirus and have been admitted in hospitals.

Coimbatore Collector K. Rajamani and Kancheepuram Collector P Ponniah tested COVID-19 positive after their swab samples results came on Wednesday.

16 Jul 2020, 1:56 PM

Congress will fight fiercely against injustice, says Priyanka condemning assault on farmer couple in MP

Attack on the poor
Attack on dalits
Attack on farmer
Attack on democracy

This is the face and character of the BJP.

The Congress will fight fiercely against this injustice, tweeted Priyanka Gandhi.

16 Jul 2020, 1:22 PM

Chandan smuggler's daughter appointed as BJP vice-president of Tamil Nadu State Youth Unit

Chandan smuggler's daughter appointed as BJP vice-president of Tamil Nadu State Youth Unit, reported NDTV.

16 Jul 2020, 1:08 PM

Police detain UP Congress chief Ajay Kumar Lallu in Sonbhadra, UP

Police detain UP Congress chief Ajay Kumar Lallu while he was going to Sonbhadra along with 3 other people. He was going to Umbha village in Sonbhadra to meet families of the victims who were killed in firing over a land dispute in 2019. He has been taken to a guest house, reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 1:02 PM

32-yr-old man found hanging in AIIMS Delhi

A 32-year-old man was found hanging inside the washroom at AIIMS Trauma Center on Thursday morning, police said.

Raj Amani Patel, a resident of Satna in Madhya Pradesh, underwent intestinal surgery at AIIMS Hospital in July 2019, they said.

16 Jul 2020, 12:57 PM

Engagement was consistent with consensus b/w Special Representatives of India-China, says Army Source

Engagement was consistent with consensus b/w Special Representatives of India-China on 5 July, to discuss complete disengagement. Senior Commanders reviewed progress on implementation of 1st phase of disengagement and discussed further steps to ensure complete disengagement: Army spox

16 Jul 2020, 12:56 PM

India and China remain committed to the objective of complete disengagement, Indian Army spokesperson

India and China remain committed to the objective of complete disengagement. This process is intricate and requires constant verification. They are taking it forward through regular meetings at diplomatic and military level: Indian Army spokesperson, reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 12:33 PM

Puducherry reports 147 new COVID-19 positive cases, 1,743 total cases

Puducherry reports 147 new COVID-19 positive cases today, taking the total number of cases to 1,743 including 774 active cases, 947 discharged cases and 22 deaths: Puducherry Health Department, reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 12:10 PM

A truck collids with a train wagon in Odisha, truck driver injured

Odisha: A truck collided with a train wagon in restricted prohibited area of Paradip Port JSW site today with the truck being crushed by the wagon. Driver of the truck injured. More details awaited, reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 12:07 PM

29 fresh COVID-19 cases take Arunachal Pradesh's tally to 491: Health official

16 Jul 2020, 12:06 PM

66 people dead and 48,07,111 affected across 30 districts due to floods in Assam

66 people dead and 48,07,111 affected across 30 districts due to floods in the state, as of 15th July: Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 12:05 PM

Results of Maharashtra State Board Class 12 examination declared

Results of Maharashtra State Board Class 12 examination (HSC) declared. Overall pass percentage is 90.66%, reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 11:17 AM

Odisha's COVID-19 positive cases cross 15,000 mark

The COVID-19 positive cases crossed the 15,000 mark in Odisha with 494 new infectees in last 24 hours, informed the health department on Thursday.

The corona death toll also rose to 79 with two more deaths in Ganjam district in the last 24 hours.

16 Jul 2020, 11:13 AM

Heavy showers in Mumbai, more rains likely: IMD

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai overnight with some parts receiving extremely heavy showers, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Thursday.

Areas like Bandra and Mahalaxmi in the city received 201 mm and 129 mm rainfall, respectively, between 8.30 am on Wednesday and 6.30 am on Thursday, IMD Mumbais Deputy Director General K S Hosalikar said.

16 Jul 2020, 11:13 AM

Two people killed in road accident in UP's Banda

Two people, including an assistant development officer, were killed in a collision between two motorcycles in the Naraina Kotwali area here, police said on Thursday.

16 Jul 2020, 11:12 AM

PM condoles death of spiritual leader

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday condoled the death of spiritual leader of the Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan,

Purushottampriyadasji Swamishree, recalling his work to alleviate human sufferings.

16 Jul 2020, 11:08 AM

Walmart makes face coverings mandatory in US

Retail giant Walmart has made it mandatory for its customers across the US to wear face coverings starting July 20.

The mandate on Wednesday came as the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases spiked in communities across the country recently, reports Xinhua news agency.

According to the announcement, about 65 per cent of more than 5,000 Walmart stores and Sam's Club outlets, chain of membership-only retail warehouse owned by the retail giant, are located in the areas where there is some form of government mandate on face coverings.

16 Jul 2020, 10:53 AM

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro again tests positive for coronavirus

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro confirmed that he has once again tested positive for the novel coronavirus, roughly a week after he contracted the virus.

16 Jul 2020, 10:50 AM

Badrinath Highway blocked

Uttarakhand: Badrinath Highway blocked at Pagal Nala and Lam Bagar in Chamoli district due to falling of boulders following heavy rainfall last night. The operation to clear the highway is underway, reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 10:48 AM

Five prisoners escaped from temporary jail of Yerawada Central Prison, Maharashtra

Maharashtra: Five prisoners escaped from temporary jail of Yerawada Central Prison earlier today after breaking window bars of temporary jail. State prison dept had set up temporary jails to keep new inmates there to avoid spread of COVID-19 inside prisons. More details awaited, reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 10:42 AM

143 new COVID-19 positive cases in Rajasthan, 26,580 total cases

143 new COVID-19 positive cases and 4 deaths have been reported in Rajasthan till 10.30 am today. Total number of cases stand at 26,580 including 6,459 active cases and 534 deaths: State Health Department, reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 9:44 AM

ATC shall not allow the arrival unless the approval is provided: DGCA

Air Traffic Control (ATC) shall not allow the arrival unless the approval is provided to them: Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 9:43 AM

Some charter flights coming from UAE didn't have requisite Indian state consent, says DGCA

Some charter flights coming from UAE didn't have requisite Indian state consent required for operation of such flights. It's been decided that the airline shall submit approval of concerned state govt to ATC of point of destination prior to their departure from UAE airports: DGCA, reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 9:42 AM

Sensex rises 116 points to 36,168, Nifty inches up 18 points to 10,636

Sensex rises 116.77 points to 36,168.58 in opening session; Nifty inches up 18.65 points to 10,636.85.

16 Jul 2020, 9:41 AM

Results of Class 12 Tamil Nadu State Board Examination announced

Results of Class 12 Tamil Nadu State Board Examination has been announced today; the overall pass percentage is 92.34% , reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 9:33 AM

Our fight is against injustice, says Rahul condemning violent act against Bhopal farmer couple

Our fight is against this thinking and injustice, tweeted Rahul Gandhi

16 Jul 2020, 9:25 AM

MP: Six of family killed during clash in Mandla district

In a gruesome act, six members of a family were killed by two brothers in a clash at a village in Madhya Pradesh's Mandla district on Wednesday, police said.

16 Jul 2020, 9:25 AM

Delhi University to hold final year exams in August

The Delhi University will conduct the online open book examinations for final year undergraduate and postgraduate students from August 10 to August 31, it said on Wednesday.

16 Jul 2020, 9:24 AM

Two medium-intensity quakes hit Assam, Gujarat

Two medium-intensity earthquakes of magnitude 4.1 and 4.5 hit Assam and Gujarat respectively on Thursday, the National Centre for Seismology said.

16 Jul 2020, 9:24 AM

Highest single day spike of 32,695 COVID-19 cases in India, 9,68,876 total cases

Highest single day spike of 32,695 COVID-19 cases and 606 deaths reported in the last 24 hours in India. Total positive cases stand at 9,68,876 including 3,31,146 active cases, 6,12,815 cured/discharged/migrated and 24,915 deaths: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, reported ANI

16 Jul 2020, 9:21 AM

Highest single day surge of 493 COVID-19 cases in J&K

At least 493 people have tested positive for the Novel Coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir in the highest single day surge of COVID-19 cases so far in the Union Territory, officials said.

A statement issued by the Information and Public Relations Department said of 493 tested positive on Wednesday, 57 are from Jammu division while 436 are from Kashmir division as the total number of COVID-19 cases reached 11,666 in J&K.

16 Jul 2020, 9:21 AM

26 COVID-19 patients discharged in Chinese mainland

The National Health Commission said on Thursday that 26 Covid-19 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery in the Chinese mainland on Wednesday.

There were 259 patients still being treated, including three in severe condition, the commission said in its daily report, Xinhua reported.

16 Jul 2020, 9:18 AM

21 dead, 31 missing in Indonesia flash floods

At least 21 people have been killed and 31 others reported missing due to the flash floods and landslides in Indonesia's South Sulawesi province, an official said.

16 Jul 2020, 9:02 AM

Complete lockdown in corona affected Gurugram areas

The district administration of Gurugram has decided not to change the status of large COVID-19 outbreak regions in the city till July 28, an official said. Complete lockdown would be applied in these affected areas and residents will be allowed to step outside their homes only for essential services.

Amit Khatri, District Magistrate (DM) Gurugram has confirmed the development after a review meeting with Sub Divisional Magistrates (SDM), civil surgeon, and police on Wednesday.

"Under this, the provision of complete lockdown is applied in declared areas and residents will be allowed to step outside their respective homes only for essential services," Khatri said.

The large outbreak areas have been identified as ward number 4 Dundehera, ward number 16 Arjun Nager Jyoti Park, Madanpuri, Ward number 17 Ratan garden and Shiv Puri, Ward number 20 Shivaji Nagar and Shanti Nagar, Ward number 21 Baldev Nagar, Fero Gandhi Colony, Ravi Nagar, Ward number 22 Hira Nagar, Gandhi Nagar Shivaji Park, Ward number 23 Hari Nagar Shakti Park and Ward number 35 DLF phase 3 Nathupur.

16 Jul 2020, 8:41 AM

Global COVID-19 cases top 13.5mn: Johns Hopkins

The overall number of global COVID-19 cases has topped 13.5 million mark, while the deaths have increased to more than 583,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University.

As of Thursday morning, the total number of cases stood at 13,070,097, while the fatalities rose to 583,359, the University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in its latest update.

The US accounted for the world's highest number of infections and fatalities at 3,495,536 and 137,358, respectively, according to the CSSE.

Brazil came in the second place with 1,966,748 infections and 75,366 deaths.

In terms of cases, India ranks third (936,181), and is followed by Russia (745,197), Peru (337,751), Chile (317,657), Mexico (317,635), South Africa (311,049), the UK (293,469), Iran (264,561), Spain (257,494), Pakistan (255,769), Italy (243,506), Saudi Arabia (240,474), Turkey (215,940), France (210,568), Germany (200,890), Bangladesh (193,590), Colombia (159,898), Argentina (111,146), Canada (110,693) and Qatar (104,983), the CSSE figures showed.

The other countries with over 10,000 deaths are the UK (45,138), Mexico (36,906), Italy (34,997), France (30,123), Spain (28,413), India (24,309), Iran (13,410), Peru (12,417) and Russia (11,753).

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