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Coronavirus LIVE Updates: India Reports Nearly 16,000 Fresh Covid Cases

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: India Reports Nearly 16,000 Fresh Covid Cases

NDTV News Desk | Sunday August 14, 2022, New Delhi

India reported nearly 16,000 new Covid cases and 68 fatalities, including 24 reconciled by Kerala, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Saturday.

To Curb Copying In Exams, Uttar Pradesh's Lucknow "War Room" Plan

To Curb Copying In Exams, Uttar Pradesh's Lucknow "War Room" Plan

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2022, Mathura

A war room will soon be set up in Lucknow to curb the menace of copying in exams, Uttar Pradesh Higher Education Minister Yogendra Upadhyay said on Saturday.

Delhi Woman, 21, Molested At Party In Gurgaon House, Case Filed: Police

Delhi Woman, 21, Molested At Party In Gurgaon House, Case Filed: Police

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2022, Gurugram

A 21-year-old woman from Delhi has alleged that she was molested by an acquaintance at a guest house in Gurugram, officials said on Saturday.

"One MLA, One Pension" Scheme Notified: Bhagwant Mann

"One MLA, One Pension" Scheme Notified: Bhagwant Mann

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2022, Chandigarh

After the Punjab governor gave his assent to a bill limiting multiple pensions to former Members of Legislative Assembly(MLAs), the AAP government on Saturday issued a notification in this regard.

President Droupadi Murmu  To Address The Nation On Eve Of Independence Day

President Droupadi Murmu To Address The Nation On Eve Of Independence Day

Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2022, New Delhi

President Droupadi Murmu will deliver her maiden address to the nation on Sunday on the eve of the 76th Independence Day, according to a Rashtrapati Bhavan statement.

Can Probe If Family Wants: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister On Minister's Relative's Death

Can Probe If Family Wants: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister On Minister's Relative's Death

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, Raipur

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Saturday said the government can order a probe into the death of a relative of his cabinet colleague T S Singh Deo if the family wanted it.

Maharashtra Man Falls Off Roof, Dies. He Was Trying To Hoist Flag: Cops

Maharashtra Man Falls Off Roof, Dies. He Was Trying To Hoist Flag: Cops

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, Palghar

A 65-year-old man from Jawhar in Palghar district of Maharashtra fell from the roof of his house while trying to hoist the tricolour on Saturday and died during treatment, police said.

Husbands Take Charge As Municipal Chiefs Reduced To Proxy In Madhya Pradesh

Husbands Take Charge As Municipal Chiefs Reduced To Proxy In Madhya Pradesh

Reported by Anurag Dwary, Edited by Aarish Chhabra | Saturday August 13, 2022, Bhopal

Earlier, male relatives "took oath" in place of local body members elected from seats reserved for women in several towns of Madhya Pradesh

4 Pose As Mumbai Cops, Steal Gold Worth Rs 15 Lakh From Man: Police

4 Pose As Mumbai Cops, Steal Gold Worth Rs 15 Lakh From Man: Police

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, Mumbai

Four men were arrested for allegedly looting gold from a man who landed in Mumbai from Dubai by posing as police personnel, an official said on Saturday.

National Conference President Farooq Abdullah Tests Positive For Covid

National Conference President Farooq Abdullah Tests Positive For Covid

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, Srinagar

National Conference president Farooq Abdullah has tested positive for COVID-19, the party said here on Saturday.

Yogi Adityanath, Activist Get Threat Letter, UP Police File Case

Yogi Adityanath, Activist Get Threat Letter, UP Police File Case

Asian News International | Saturday August 13, 2022, Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh Police sprung into action after a man named Salman Siddiqui sent a letter to national president of Bharatiya Kisan Manch (BKM) and PIL activist Devendra Tiwari threatening him and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

Amid Dam Collapse Danger In Madhya Pradesh, Villagers Returning Home

Amid Dam Collapse Danger In Madhya Pradesh, Villagers Returning Home

Reported by Anurag Dwary, Edited by Aarish Chhabra | Saturday August 13, 2022, Bhopal

Rocks delayed digging of two channels to release water -- one was finally done by Saturday night; disaster force, army, air force deployed

After India's Remarks, China Says Need Time On Listing Terrorist In UN

After India's Remarks, China Says Need Time On Listing Terrorist In UN

Asian News International | Saturday August 13, 2022, New Delhi

China, which blocked a bid by India to designate Abdul Rauf Asghar, one of the masterminds of the 1998 IC 814 hijacking, as a global terrorist said on Saturday that it needs more time to "carefully evaluate " the proposal.

RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat Hoists National Flag At Headquarters In Maharashtra

RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat Hoists National Flag At Headquarters In Maharashtra

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, Nagpur

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat on Saturday hoisted the tricolour at the organization's headquarters here as part of the 'Har Ghar Tiranga' campaign.

Samajwadi Leader Sends Rs 11.50 Crore Defamation Notice To Noida Top Cop

Samajwadi Leader Sends Rs 11.50 Crore Defamation Notice To Noida Top Cop

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, Noida

Samajwadi Party leader Swami Prasad Maurya on Saturday said he has sent a legal notice for defamation to the Gautam Buddh Nagar police commissioner for linking him to politician Shrikant Tyagi accused of assaulting a woman.