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Mathura Tightens Security Ahead Of Babri Mosque Demolition Anniversary

Mathura Tightens Security Ahead Of Babri Mosque Demolition Anniversary

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

Security has been tightened in Mathura to avoid any untoward incident ahead of December 6, the date on which the Babri mosque was demolished in Ayodhya in 1992, officials said on Saturday.

Coronavirus Live Updates: India Reports 8,603 Covid Cases, 415 Deaths

Coronavirus Live Updates: India Reports 8,603 Covid Cases, 415 Deaths

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Sunday December 05, 2021, New Delhi

India logged a daily spike of 8,603 Covid cases on Saturday, taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,46,24,360. The country also recorded 415 new deaths, pushing the total death count to 4,70,530.

Air Force Corporal Shoots Himself With Service Rifle

Air Force Corporal Shoots Himself With Service Rifle

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

A corporal of the Indian Air Force (IAF) shot himself dead with his service rifle at the Bawana Air Force station on Saturday, police said.

Don't Belong To Any Party, Will Campaign For Nationalists: Kangana Ranaut

Don't Belong To Any Party, Will Campaign For Nationalists: Kangana Ranaut

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

Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut on Saturday said that she does not belong to any party but will campaign for nationalists.

"Sharpening Of Tensions": S Jaishankar Targets China At Indian Ocean Meet

"Sharpening Of Tensions": S Jaishankar Targets China At Indian Ocean Meet

Press Trust of India | Sunday December 05, 2021, Abu Dhabi

The consequences of China's rise and its growing capabilities are "particularly profound", External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar said today as he flagged the "sharpening of tensions" on territorial issues

A Week Since Attack On Karnataka Church, No Arrests, Vigilantes Roam Freely

A Week Since Attack On Karnataka Church, No Arrests, Vigilantes Roam Freely

Written by Sreeja MS , Edited by Akhil Kumar | Sunday December 05, 2021, Belur, Karnataka

On November 28, around 25 activists of Bajrang Dal barged into the church when a prayer meeting was going on. Instead of cracking down on the aggressors, the cops who were summoned to take stock of the situation were allegedly seen negotiating.

Can Child Abuse Cases Be Scrapped Over Compromise? Supreme Court To Hear

Can Child Abuse Cases Be Scrapped Over Compromise? Supreme Court To Hear

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

The Supreme Court has agreed to examine a legal question of whether Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act cases can be quashed on the basis of compromise between the accused and the survivor.

Jharkhand Police Asked To File Case Over Fake Tweet Announcing Lockdown

Jharkhand Police Asked To File Case Over Fake Tweet Announcing Lockdown

Press Trust of India | Saturday December 04, 2021, Ranchi

The Jharkhand government asked the police to lodge a case after a fake screenshot of Chief Minister Hemant Soren's official Twitter handle announcing lockdown was shared.

"Omicron Has Higher Transmissibility Rate": Maharashtra Health Minister

"Omicron Has Higher Transmissibility Rate": Maharashtra Health Minister

Press Trust of India | Saturday December 04, 2021, Mumbai

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Saturday said the Omicron variant of coronavirus has a higher rate of transmissibility but the symptoms caused by it are mild.

Another 245 Staffers Suspended Amid Maharashtra Bus Employees' Strike

Another 245 Staffers Suspended Amid Maharashtra Bus Employees' Strike

Press Trust of India | Saturday December 04, 2021, Mumbai

The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) on Saturday suspended 245 employees and sacked ten others for taking part in the ongoing strike which has crippled the state-run bus service for over a month.

100 Km Area Around Delhi Be Kept In NCR: Manohar Lal Khattar

100 Km Area Around Delhi Be Kept In NCR: Manohar Lal Khattar

Press Trust of India | Saturday December 04, 2021, Chandigarh

Haryana Chief Minister c on Saturday said he has suggested to the Centre that area in the radius of up to 100 km around Delhi should be kept in the National Capital Region (NCR).

Rahul Gandhi Condoles "Tragic" Death Of Veteran Journalist Vinod Dua

Rahul Gandhi Condoles "Tragic" Death Of Veteran Journalist Vinod Dua

Press Trust of India | Saturday December 04, 2021, New Delhi

Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Anand Sharma on Saturday expressed their condolences over the death of veteran journalist Vinod Dua.

Lucknow Protest Over UP Jobs Irregularities Faces Brutal Police Crackdown

Lucknow Protest Over UP Jobs Irregularities Faces Brutal Police Crackdown

Edited by Akhil Kumar | Saturday December 04, 2021, Lucknow

A group of protestors was trying to march from a prominent intersection in central Lucknow towards the residence of the state chief minister when the police lathi-charged them to break up the protest.

"Not Launching Party But...": Congress 'Rebel' Ghulam Nabi Azad To NDTV

"Not Launching Party But...": Congress 'Rebel' Ghulam Nabi Azad To NDTV

Written by Nazir Masoodi | Saturday December 04, 2021, Srinagar

The Congress leadership is not open to criticism, senior leader Ghulam Nabi Azad told NDTV on Saturday, speaking out for the first time on speculation that he was going to launch a new breakaway party from Jammu and Kashmir.

"Suffers From Seasonal Disease...": UP BJP Chief's Dig At Akhilesh Yadav

"Suffers From Seasonal Disease...": UP BJP Chief's Dig At Akhilesh Yadav

Press Trust of India | Saturday December 04, 2021, Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh BJP president Swatantra Dev Singh on Saturday attacked Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, saying he suffers from a "seasonal disease" due to which he claims as his every work done by the ruling party.