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On Navjot Sidhu's Trade With Pak Comment, Fellow Congress Leader's Swipe

On Navjot Sidhu's Trade With Pak Comment, Fellow Congress Leader's Swipe

Asian News International | Sunday December 05, 2021, Ludhiana (Punjab)

Congress MP Manish Tewari on Sunday hit out at Punjab Congress Chief Navjot Singh Sidhu over his statement on trade with Pakistan and said that it is "useless and futile" to hold any trade-related talks with Pakistan.

Maharashtra Omicron Patient Stable, Responding Well To Treatment: Official

Maharashtra Omicron Patient Stable, Responding Well To Treatment: Official

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 05, 2021, Thane

The 33-year-old man from Maharashtra's Thane district, who had tested positive for the Omicron variant of coronavirus, is in a "stable" condition and is responding well to the medical treatment, a senior health official said on Sunday.

Cyclone Jawad: Heavy Rains In Kolkata, Other Parts Of South Bengal

Cyclone Jawad: Heavy Rains In Kolkata, Other Parts Of South Bengal

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 05, 2021, Kolkata

The West Bengal government stopped ferry services on the Hooghly River and urged tourists not to visit seaside resorts, as rain lashed Kolkata and other southern parts of the state on Sunday.

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Responds To Mamata Banerjee's "No UPA" Swipe

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Responds To Mamata Banerjee's "No UPA" Swipe

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 05, 2021, New Delhi

Mamata Banerjee's " must clarify must clarify whether she wants to make TMC the main Opposition party by fighting those in power or by taking on fellow Opposition parties.

In Tit-For-Tat Move, Navjot Sidhu Protests Outside Arvind Kejriwal's Home

In Tit-For-Tat Move, Navjot Sidhu Protests Outside Arvind Kejriwal's Home

Reported by Mohammad Ghazali, Edited by Saikat Kumar Bose | Sunday December 05, 2021, New Delhi

With Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders flocking to Punjab as the Assembly poll campaign heats up, the ruling Congress has now decided to bring the fight to its rival's home turf, Delhi.

India Developing Indigenous Anti-Drone Technology, Forces Will Get it Soon: Amit Shah

India Developing Indigenous Anti-Drone Technology, Forces Will Get it Soon: Amit Shah

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 05, 2021, Jaisalmer

India is developing indigenous anti-drone technology to thwart the growing threat from these devices on the country's borders and it will soon be made available to the security forces, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said on Sunday.

Ahead Of Goa Polls, Congress Promises Law To Protect Land Rights Of Locals

Ahead Of Goa Polls, Congress Promises Law To Protect Land Rights Of Locals

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 05, 2021, Panaji

The Congress will enact a law providing protection to the land rights of locals, if the party is voted to power in Goa, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram has said.

Cops On Recovery Of Air Force Plane Tyre That Was "Stolen" In UP

Cops On Recovery Of Air Force Plane Tyre That Was "Stolen" In UP

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Sunday December 05, 2021, Lucknow

The tyre of an Indian Air Force (IAF) Mirage fighter jet that was allegedly stolen from a moving truck in Lucknow on November 27 has been "recovered", the Lucknow police said.

Over 50% Of India's Adult Population Fully Vaccinated Against Covid: Health Minister

Over 50% Of India's Adult Population Fully Vaccinated Against Covid: Health Minister

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 05, 2021, New Delhi

Over 50 per cent of India's eligible adult population is now fully vaccinated against COVID-19, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Sunday as the cumulative vaccine doses administered in the country exceeded 127.61 crore.

India's 5th Omicron Case Detected In Delhi, Tanzania-Returnee Tests +ve

India's 5th Omicron Case Detected In Delhi, Tanzania-Returnee Tests +ve

Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Sunday December 05, 2021, New Delhi

A 37-year-old man who arrived in Delhi from Tanzania and was admitted to the Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Hospital (LNJP) was today found positive with the new Covid variant, Omicron, taking the total number of such cases in the country to five.

Mamata Banerjee Contemplating Alliance Without Congress, Says Shiv Sena Leader

Mamata Banerjee Contemplating Alliance Without Congress, Says Shiv Sena Leader

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 05, 2021, Mumbai

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Sunday claimed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was contemplating an alliance excluding the Congress.

Centre Ensured Immediate Response To Border Incursions, Says Amit Shah

Centre Ensured Immediate Response To Border Incursions, Says Amit Shah

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 05, 2021, Jaisalmer

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday said the Centre has ensured a prompt response to any incursion on the country's borders.

Yogi Adityanath Slams Previous Governments For Ignoring Development Of Eastern UP

Yogi Adityanath Slams Previous Governments For Ignoring Development Of Eastern UP

Asian News International | Sunday December 05, 2021, Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh)

With months ahead of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday targeted the previous regimes for ignoring the development of the eastern region of the state even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to inaugurat

World Soil Day 2021: Know The Date, Significance And History

World Soil Day 2021: Know The Date, Significance And History

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Sunday December 05, 2021

World Soil Day is commemorated on December 5 annually and is aimed at spreading awareness about the importance of soil. The poor condition of soil leads to degradation, which is a pressing environmental issue globally.

8,895 New COVID-19 Cases In India, 2,796 Deaths As States Reconciles Data

8,895 New COVID-19 Cases In India, 2,796 Deaths As States Reconciles Data

Asian News International | Sunday December 05, 2021, New Delhi

A total of 8,895 new COVID-19 cases and 2,796 deaths were reported across the country in the last 24 hours, informed Union Health Ministry on Sunday.