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Health Minister To Meet States Amid Chaos Over New Omicron Travel Rules

Health Minister To Meet States Amid Chaos Over New Omicron Travel Rules

Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Thursday December 02, 2021, New Delhi

Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya will meet state and UT officials to review Covid testing and surveillance measures at international airports. India yesterday enforced strict rules for foreign arrivals, particularly from nations with Omicron cases.

Video: Leopard Strays Into School, Attacks Student, Locked Up In Classroom

Video: Leopard Strays Into School, Attacks Student, Locked Up In Classroom

Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Thursday December 02, 2021, New Delhi

A leopard strayed into a school in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh and attacked a student before it was locked up in a classroom on Wednesday.

Five 2013 Muzaffarnagar Riot Accused In UP Acquitted For Lack Of Evidence

Five 2013 Muzaffarnagar Riot Accused In UP Acquitted For Lack Of Evidence

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

A court here has acquitted five 2013 Muzaffarnagar riot accused due to the paucity of evidence against them.

Kerala Models Killed In Car Crash Were Chased By "Drug Addict": Police

Kerala Models Killed In Car Crash Were Chased By "Drug Addict": Police

Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Thursday December 02, 2021, Thiruvananthapuram

A drug addict- identified as Syju- is the principal offender behind the car crash on October 31 in which two female models died, Kerala police said on Wednesday.

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: 9,765 New Cases In India, Active Cases Lowest Since March 2020

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: 9,765 New Cases In India, Active Cases Lowest Since March 2020

NDTV Newsdesk | Thursday December 02, 2021, New Delhi

India reported 9,765 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, pushing the overall case tally to 3,45,96,776, according to the Health Ministry bulletin.

Senior UP Official Arrested In Teachers' Exam Paper Leak Case: Probe Team

Senior UP Official Arrested In Teachers' Exam Paper Leak Case: Probe Team

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

Sanjay Kumar Upadhyay was arrested by the probe team in Lucknow, two days after he was suspended from his post.

6 Passengers From "At-Risk" Countries Admitted To Delhi Hospital

6 Passengers From "At-Risk" Countries Admitted To Delhi Hospital

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 01, 2021, New Delhi

Their samples have been sent to the National Centre for Disease Control for genome sequencing to ascertain if they have the new variant, Omicron, they said.

CBI Investigation In 64 Cases Pending For Over 5 Years: Centre

CBI Investigation In 64 Cases Pending For Over 5 Years: Centre

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 01, 2021, New Delhi

A total of 64 cases are under CBI investigation for more than five years, the government informed Parliament on Wednesday.

No Minority Exodus From Kashmir Due To Safety Issues: Centre To Parliament

No Minority Exodus From Kashmir Due To Safety Issues: Centre To Parliament

Written by Neeta Sharma , Edited by Akhil Kumar | Wednesday December 01, 2021, New Delhi

The MHA also stated that the incidents of infiltration and terrorist attacks have decreased significantly since 2018 in Jammu and Kashmir.

Father's Responsibility Of Child Continues Till Adulthood: Supreme Court

Father's Responsibility Of Child Continues Till Adulthood: Supreme Court

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 01, 2021, New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that in a dispute between husband and wife the liability and responsibility of the father to maintain the child continues till the son attains the age of majority.

3 Killed In Explosion At Illegal Firecracker Manufacturing Unit In West Bengal

3 Killed In Explosion At Illegal Firecracker Manufacturing Unit In West Bengal

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 01, 2021

Three persons were killed and as many injured in an explosion at an illegal firecracker manufacturing unit in Bengal's South 24 Parganas district on Wednesday, the police said.

Lok Sabha Passes Assisted Reproduction Bill, MPs Flag Rights Of Single Men, LGBTQ People

Lok Sabha Passes Assisted Reproduction Bill, MPs Flag Rights Of Single Men, LGBTQ People

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 01, 2021, New Delhi

Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed a bill to regulate and supervise assisted reproductive technology clinics, with various members urging the government not to exclude single parents and the LGBTQ community from using this procedure.

Serum Institue Of India Exports First Novavax Shot

Serum Institue Of India Exports First Novavax Shot

Reuters | Wednesday December 01, 2021, New Delhi

Serum Institute of India has sent doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Indonesia, in its first export of the Novavax shot, the government said on Wednesday.

Border Security Force Fires On Drone Coming From Pak Side Along Border

Border Security Force Fires On Drone Coming From Pak Side Along Border

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 01, 2021, Amritsar

The Border Security Force Wednesday said its troops fired on a drone along the India-Pakistan border in the Amritsar sector, forcing it to return.

At Least 15 Lose Their Vision After Botched Up Cataract Surgery In Bihar

At Least 15 Lose Their Vision After Botched Up Cataract Surgery In Bihar

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 01, 2021, Muzaffarpur

A member of the hospital's managing committee told PTI on condition of anonymity that altogether 65 people were operated on at the eye camp held on November 22.