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Will Return To Delhi, Also Spoke With Sharad Pawar, Says Mamata Banerjee

Will Return To Delhi, Also Spoke With Sharad Pawar, Says Mamata Banerjee

Edited by Debanish Achom | Friday July 30, 2021, New Delhi/Kolkata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee left Delhi today after a five-day visit packed with meetings with opposition leaders including Congress chief Sonia Gandhi.

"Covid Absolutely Under Control But Running Out Of Vaccines": Kerala Health Minister

"Covid Absolutely Under Control But Running Out Of Vaccines": Kerala Health Minister

Reported by Sreenivasan Jain, Edited by Harish Pullanoor | Friday July 30, 2021, New Delhi

Batting for her state's Covid pandemic performance, Kerala Health Minister Veena George, under fire for the rising number of new cases, reiterated her government's stand this this trend was expected. However, she sought more vaccines from the Centre.

8 Dead In Separate Rain Related Incidents In Bengal

8 Dead In Separate Rain Related Incidents In Bengal

Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Aman Dwivedi | Friday July 30, 2021

West Bengal Rain: Overnight rains had left large parts of Kolkata waterlogged this morning. In the districts, walls of mud huts collapses in Asansol, Garbeta and Raghunathpur killing 3, including a 5 year old.

Protests Over Pegasus Disrupt Yet Another Day Of Lok Sabha Proceedings

Protests Over Pegasus Disrupt Yet Another Day Of Lok Sabha Proceedings

Press Trust of India | Friday July 30, 2021, New Delhi

Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned for yet another day on Friday due to vociferous protests over the Pegasus spying row and the three new farm laws.

"Ostrich-Like Attitude": P Chidambaram Attacks Centre Over Pegasus Row

"Ostrich-Like Attitude": P Chidambaram Attacks Centre Over Pegasus Row

Press Trust of India | Friday July 30, 2021, New Delhi

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram attacked the government over the Pegasus snooping allegations, asking whether it will give up its "ostrich-like attitude" and agree to the Opposition's demand for a full discussion in Parliament on the issue.

12th Round Of India-China Military Talks To Take Place Tomorrow: Report

12th Round Of India-China Military Talks To Take Place Tomorrow: Report

Press Trust of India | Friday July 30, 2021, New Delhi

The 12th round of high-level military talks between India and China will take place on Saturday with a focus on achieving some forward movement in the disengagement in the remaining friction points in eastern Ladakh, sources said.

CBI Files Bank Fraud Case Against Amrapali Biotech, Its Directors

CBI Files Bank Fraud Case Against Amrapali Biotech, Its Directors

Press Trust of India | Friday July 30, 2021, New Delhi

The CBI has filed an FIR against Amrapali Biotech and its directors over alleged fraud to the tune of Rs 47.97 crore in Punjab National Bank, officials said today.

CBSE Class 12 Result: 65,000 Students To Get Their Result By August 5

CBSE Class 12 Result: 65,000 Students To Get Their Result By August 5

Press Trust of India | Friday July 30, 2021, New Delhi

The wait is not over for nearly 65,000 class 12 students whose results are yet to be declared by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).

Karnataka Has Over 39 Lakh Vehicles Older Than 20 Years, Delhi 36 Lakh: Centre

Karnataka Has Over 39 Lakh Vehicles Older Than 20 Years, Delhi 36 Lakh: Centre

Press Trust of India | Friday July 30, 2021, New Delhi

Delhi has more than 36 lakh vehicles older than 20 years, the second highest in the country after Karnataka, which has over 39 lakh such vehicles, the Centre said on Friday.

No Multilateral Protocol At Present On International Travel Of Covid Vaccinated People: Government

No Multilateral Protocol At Present On International Travel Of Covid Vaccinated People: Government

Press Trust of India | Friday July 30, 2021, New Delhi

International travel is not directly linked to possession of Covid vaccination certificates and there is no multilateral protocol at present on the travel of vaccinated people, Lok Sabha was informed on Friday.

Approve Civic Body's Plan To Re-Vaccinate Fake Inoculation Camp Victims: High Court To Centre

Approve Civic Body's Plan To Re-Vaccinate Fake Inoculation Camp Victims: High Court To Centre

Press Trust of India | Friday July 30, 2021, Mumbai

The Bombay High Court on Friday directed the Union government to approve the proposed plan of action of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation to re-vaccinate those, who fell victim to several fake anti-coronavirus vaccination camps.

Mastercard Gives New Audit To India After Ban Over Data Handling: Report

Mastercard Gives New Audit To India After Ban Over Data Handling: Report

Reuters | Friday July 30, 2021, Mumbai

Mastercard has submitted a new audit report to Reserve Bank of India (RBI), it told Reuters, as it seeks to overturn a ban on card issuance linked to concerns over the U.S. giant's handling of data processed abroad.

Mizoram MP, 6 Officials Get Summons From Assam Police Over Border Row

Mizoram MP, 6 Officials Get Summons From Assam Police Over Border Row

Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Debanish Achom | Friday July 30, 2021, Guwahati

Six senior officials in Mizoram and a Mizo National Front MP have been summoned by the Assam Police in connection with firing over an interstate border dispute on Monday.

New Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai Meets PM Modi In Delhi

New Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai Meets PM Modi In Delhi

Press Trust of India | Friday July 30, 2021, New Delhi

New Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday and held talks for nearly an hour.

Video Shows Ants On Face Of Paralysed Covid Patient In Gujarat, Probe On

Video Shows Ants On Face Of Paralysed Covid Patient In Gujarat, Probe On

Press Trust of India | Friday July 30, 2021, Ahmedabad

A video showing ants crawling on the face of a paralysed Covid patient at a well-known Gujarat government-run hospital has surfaced on social media platforms, prompting the medical facility's administration to order an inquiry today.