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Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Two 'Omicron' Cases Detected In Karnataka, Says Centre

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Two 'Omicron' Cases Detected In Karnataka, Says Centre

NDTV Newsdesk | Friday December 03, 2021, New Delhi

India logged a daily spike of 9,765 Covid cases yesterday, taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,46,06,541. The active cases increased to 99,763, the Health Ministry data showed.

Questions On China Met With Wall Of Silence: Congress's Manish Tewari

Questions On China Met With Wall Of Silence: Congress's Manish Tewari

Reported by Vishnu Som, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Thursday December 02, 2021, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's administration has been shy about answering questions in parliament on Chinese incursions, Congress leader Manish Tewari said on Thursday, accusing the government of trying to dodge accountability in an effort to protec

Watch: Hero Cop Saves Woman From Falling Under Train In Bengal

Watch: Hero Cop Saves Woman From Falling Under Train In Bengal

Edited by Sumana Nandy | Thursday December 02, 2021, New Delhi

A Railway Protection Force (RPF) officer, on duty in Bengal's Purulia station, saved the life of a woman who almost fell in the gap between the train and the platform as she lost her balance trying to get off a moving express train.

Case Against 14 After Botched Up Cataract Surgeries In Bihar's Muzaffarpur

Case Against 14 After Botched Up Cataract Surgeries In Bihar's Muzaffarpur

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 02, 2021, Muzaffarpur (Bihar)

An FIR was lodged today against 14 people here in connection with botched up cataract surgeries conducted at a free camp last week which have resulted in complete loss of vision in the operated eye for more than 20 patients, an official said.

Watch: Navy's Stellar Show Of Skills Across Mumbai's Dusk Sky

Watch: Navy's Stellar Show Of Skills Across Mumbai's Dusk Sky

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Thursday December 02, 2021, Mumbai

The outline of Gateway of India against a crimson dusk sky and a helicopter slowly rising from behind the monument -- this was one of the many captivating moments of the rehearsal for the Beating Retreat ceremony in Mumbai today ahead of Navy Day

Our Policy On Taiwan Is "Clear, Consistent": Government In Rajya Sabha

Our Policy On Taiwan Is "Clear, Consistent": Government In Rajya Sabha

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 02, 2021, New Delhi

India on Thursday said its policy on Taiwan is clear and consistent and it is focused on promoting interactions in areas of trade, investment and tourism among others.

High Altitude Areas In Uttarakhand Receive Season's First Snowfall

High Altitude Areas In Uttarakhand Receive Season's First Snowfall

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 02, 2021, Dehradun

The Himalayan temple of Kedarnath and the high altitude areas of Chamoli district received the season's first snowfall on Thursday while it drizzled in the lower areas intensifying the chill across the state.

Karnataka Chief Minister To Chair High-Level Meeting Tomorrow To Discuss Omicron

Karnataka Chief Minister To Chair High-Level Meeting Tomorrow To Discuss Omicron

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 02, 2021, New Delhi

With two cases of the new Omicron variant of coronavirus detected in Karnataka, Chief Minister Basavaraj S Bommai on Thursday said he will discuss the matter in a high-level meeting in Bengaluru on Friday and take the next course of action.

Meta Launches Platform In India To Curb Non-Consensual Intimate Pics' Spread

Meta Launches Platform In India To Curb Non-Consensual Intimate Pics' Spread

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 02, 2021, New Delhi

Meta (formerly Facebook) on Thursday announced a slew of steps to protect woman users on its platform, including the launch of StopNCII.org in India that aims to combat the spread of non-consensual intimate images (NCII).

Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Jail For Raping 12-Year-Old Boy In Ajmer

Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Jail For Raping 12-Year-Old Boy In Ajmer

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 02, 2021, Jaipur

A man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 12-year-old boy in Ajmer, the police said. A Special POCSO Court in Ajmer on Thursday heard the case.

Will Invite Farm Union Leaders For Talks, Says Haryana Chief Minister

Will Invite Farm Union Leaders For Talks, Says Haryana Chief Minister

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 02, 2021, Chandigarh

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday said he will invite farm union leaders for talks to look into their demands pertaining to the state government.

State Of Ties Will Reflect State Of Border: Foreign Minister On China

State Of Ties Will Reflect State Of Border: Foreign Minister On China

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 02, 2021, New Delhi

The state of the relationship between India and China will reflect the state of the border, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Thursday, referring to the lingering standoff in eastern Ladakh.

Didn't Impose Travel Curbs Like Some Other Countries: India On Omicron

Didn't Impose Travel Curbs Like Some Other Countries: India On Omicron

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 02, 2021, New Delhi

India has not imposed any travel curbs like some other countries that have stopped flights from regions or nations they relate to Omicron, the Ministry of External Affairs said on Thursday.

"Coercive Tactics": Sukhbir Badal On Why Akali Dal Leader Switched To BJP

"Coercive Tactics": Sukhbir Badal On Why Akali Dal Leader Switched To BJP

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 02, 2021, Chandigarh

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Singh Badal today alleged that coercive tactics were used to put pressure on Manjinder Singh Sirsa to join the BJP.

Heavy Rainfall Predicted Over Gangetic Parts Of Bengal Between December 4-6

Heavy Rainfall Predicted Over Gangetic Parts Of Bengal Between December 4-6

Asian News International | Thursday December 02, 2021, Kolkata

Thunderstorms and light to moderate rainfall at most places are very likely to occur over the districts of Gangetic West Bengal from December 4 to December 6, 2021, said Indian Meteorological Department on Thursday.