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Coronavirus Live Updates: India's Active Covid Cases Lowest In 552 Days

Coronavirus Live Updates: India's Active Covid Cases Lowest In 552 Days

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Tuesday December 07, 2021, New Delhi

India recorded a daily spike of 8,306 Covid cases today, taking the total active caseload of cases to 98,416 -- lowest in 552 days.

India, Russia To Provide Immediate Humanitarian Assistance To Afghanistan

India, Russia To Provide Immediate Humanitarian Assistance To Afghanistan

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 07, 2021, New Delhi

India and Russia on Monday underlined that the Afghan soil should not be used for sheltering, training, planning or financing any terrorist groups includingISIS, the Al-Qaeda and the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).

Talks On Sputnik Light Vaccine Production In India Near Completion, Says Russia

Talks On Sputnik Light Vaccine Production In India Near Completion, Says Russia

Asian News International | Tuesday December 07, 2021, New Delhi

The talks on the production of anti-COVID vaccine Sputnik Light in India are nearing completion, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Monday.

Amid Omicron Alarm, 100 Back From Abroad Untraceable Near Mumbai

Amid Omicron Alarm, 100 Back From Abroad Untraceable Near Mumbai

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Thane

Amid the Omicron scare, Kalyan Dombivali Municipal Corporation chief Vijay Suryavanshi today said 109 out of 295 recent foreign returnees to the township in Thane district were untraceable currently.

Vladimir Putin Invites PM Modi To Visit Russia In 2022

Vladimir Putin Invites PM Modi To Visit Russia In 2022

Asian News International | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Moscow

Russian President Vladimir Putin has invited Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit Russia in 2022, according to a joint statement issued after they met on Monday.

PM Modi To Inaugurate 3 Projects In Yogi Adityanath's Home Turf On Tuesday

PM Modi To Inaugurate 3 Projects In Yogi Adityanath's Home Turf On Tuesday

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, Gorakhpur (UP)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Tuesday inaugurate three megaprojects, including an AIIMS and a major fertiliser plant, in Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's home turf Gorakhpur.

Punjab Chief Minister Lied About Illegal Sand Mining, Says Raghav Chadha

Punjab Chief Minister Lied About Illegal Sand Mining, Says Raghav Chadha

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, Chandigarh

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Raghav Chadha on Monday accused Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi of "lying and misleading" people of the state about the "illegal" sand mining in his constituency.

Ex High Court Judge Condemns Parliament For Passing Bills Without Debate

Ex High Court Judge Condemns Parliament For Passing Bills Without Debate

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, Kolkata

Former Madras High Court judge Krishnaswamy Chandru voiced concern over the policies pursued by the Centre, as he claimed that "Parliament will soon become a rubber stamp for the government" with bills getting passed without any debate.

Students Barely Escape As Right-Wing Mob Attacks Madhya Pradesh School

Students Barely Escape As Right-Wing Mob Attacks Madhya Pradesh School

Written by Anurag Dwary | Monday December 06, 2021, Vidisha

Several workers of a right-wing outfit were seen barging into a school in Madhya Pradesh and throwing stones at the building, claiming religious conversion by the Christian Missionary institution.

BJP, Congress Equal Enemies, Says HD Kumaraswamy Ahead Of Karnataka Polls

BJP, Congress Equal Enemies, Says HD Kumaraswamy Ahead Of Karnataka Polls

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, Mandya, Karnataka

JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy termed both BJP and Congress as equal enemies of his party as he tried to clarify that the BJP leader BS Yediyurappa has only sought "cooperation" and not an alliance during the Legislative Council polls in Karnataka.

In Feud Between Tycoon Lalit Modi's Mother, A Supreme Court Order

In Feud Between Tycoon Lalit Modi's Mother, A Supreme Court Order

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, New Delhi

The Supreme Court today suggested mediation to Lalit Modi and his mother Bina Modi, wife of late industrialist K K Modi, to resolve the long pending property dispute in the family and asked both the parties to give names of mediators of their choice.

In Goa, Trinamool Scores Local Ally That Helped BJP Take Charge In 2017

In Goa, Trinamool Scores Local Ally That Helped BJP Take Charge In 2017

Written by Saurabh Gupta | Monday December 06, 2021

Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress's search for a local ally in Goa ended today, with a tie-up with the Sudhin Dhavlikar-led Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party that helped the BJP come to power in the state in 2017

Naga Tribe Body Lists 5 Demands Over Botched Op That Killed Its Members

Naga Tribe Body Lists 5 Demands Over Botched Op That Killed Its Members

Edited by Akhil Kumar | Monday December 06, 2021, Guwahati

The Konyak Union, the apex body of the Konyak Naga Tribe from the Mon district of Nagaland where the incident took place, has sent a memorandum of demands to the government.

Will Get Chief Secretary Who Knows Mizo, Says Mizoram Chief Minister

Will Get Chief Secretary Who Knows Mizo, Says Mizoram Chief Minister

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, Aizawl

Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga today said that the centre would appoint a new chief secretary for the state, who has a working knowledge of the Mizo language.

Bring In Jayalalithaa's Legal Heirs In Case Records, Court To Tax Body

Bring In Jayalalithaa's Legal Heirs In Case Records, Court To Tax Body

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, Chennai

The Madras High Court today directed the Income Tax department to file applications bringing in the names of J Deepa and J Deepak, the legal heirs of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, in the records relating to pending wealth and income tax cases