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Coronavirus Live: India Sees 16,561 New COVID-19 Cases, 49 Deaths In 24 Hours

Coronavirus Live: India Sees 16,561 New COVID-19 Cases, 49 Deaths In 24 Hours

NDTV News Desk | Saturday August 13, 2022, New Delhi

India recorded a total of 16,561 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of infections to 4,42,23,557, according to the Union Health Ministry.

Raju Srivastava's Condition Is Stable, Says His Family

Raju Srivastava's Condition Is Stable, Says His Family

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

The health condition of Raju Srivastava, the popular comedian who recently underwent successful angioplasty following a heart attack, is stable, his family said.

BJP Wins 140 Out Of 186 Seats In Goa Panchayat Polls

BJP Wins 140 Out Of 186 Seats In Goa Panchayat Polls

Asian News International | Saturday August 13, 2022, Panaji

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday won 140 seats out of the 186 village panchayat bodies which went to polls on August 10, said Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant.

Probe Ordered Into Damage Of Shimla-Kalka Highway Flyover

Probe Ordered Into Damage Of Shimla-Kalka Highway Flyover

Asian News International | Saturday August 13, 2022, Shimla

Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur on Friday ordered a probe into the damage of a major portion of the Kalka-Shimla Highway in Solan and directed the regional office of the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to submit a report.

Governor Trying To "Topple" Lone Left Government In Country: Kerala CPI(M) Head

Governor Trying To "Topple" Lone Left Government In Country: Kerala CPI(M) Head

Asian News International | Saturday August 13, 2022, Thiruvananthapuram

Communist Party of India (Marxist) State Secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan on Friday alleged that Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan was trying to expropriate the only Left government in the country.

Over 20 Crore Flags Made Available During 'Har Ghar Tiranga' Drive: Officials

Over 20 Crore Flags Made Available During 'Har Ghar Tiranga' Drive: Officials

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, New Delhi

More than 20 crore national flags have been made available to people since the announcement of the 'Har Ghar Tiranga' campaign, culture ministry officials said on Friday.

"Unfortunate," Says India As China Halts Move On Masood Azhar's Brother At UN: "Will Pursue"

"Unfortunate," Says India As China Halts Move On Masood Azhar's Brother At UN: "Will Pursue"

Written by Maha Siddiqui | Saturday August 13, 2022, New Delhi

"International community has been unable to speak in one common voice," says India's foreign ministry

India Ranks 3rd Globally In Startup Ecosystem, Number Of Unicorns: Minister

India Ranks 3rd Globally In Startup Ecosystem, Number Of Unicorns: Minister

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

Highlighting the transformational changes in science, technology and innovation in India, Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Friday said India ranks third globally in the startup ecosystem and also in terms of the number of Unicorns.

RSS Changes Profile Pictures Of Social Media Accounts To National Flag

RSS Changes Profile Pictures Of Social Media Accounts To National Flag

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 13, 2022, New Delhi

Ahead of Independence Day, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Friday changed profile pictures of its social media accounts to the national flag from its traditional saffron flag.

We Would Send Indian Diplomats Back To Embassy In Afghanistan: S Jaishankar

We Would Send Indian Diplomats Back To Embassy In Afghanistan: S Jaishankar

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Bengaluru

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday said a team of Indian diplomats, except the ambassador, have gone to Afghanistan as India will continue its people-to-people relationship in view of its long historic ties with the Afghan society.

"May Have Died Had Anything Gone Wrong": Eknath Shinde On His Rebellion

"May Have Died Had Anything Gone Wrong": Eknath Shinde On His Rebellion

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Pune

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde has said that he and other rebel Shiv Sena MLAs would have ended up dead had there been any "sabotage" during their coup against the party leadership.

<i>'Har Ghar Tiranga'</i>: Over 20 Crore National Flags Made Available To People Since Launch

'Har Ghar Tiranga': Over 20 Crore National Flags Made Available To People Since Launch

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

More than 20 crore national flags have been made available to people since the announcement of the 'Har Ghar Tiranga' campaign, culture ministry officials said on Friday.

Anti-Terror Agency NIA Arrests 10th Accused In Amravati Chemist's Killing

Anti-Terror Agency NIA Arrests 10th Accused In Amravati Chemist's Killing

Asian News International | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrested the 10th accused in the killing of Maharashtra's Amravati-based chemist Umesh Kolhe on June 21. The accused, identified as Shaikh Shakeel, 28, was arrested on Thursday.

Party's Share In Bihar's New Cabinet "Will Be Respectable", Says Congress

Party's Share In Bihar's New Cabinet "Will Be Respectable", Says Congress

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, New Delhi

The Congress on Friday said discussions over ministerial berths in the Bihar government's cabinet expansion have taken place and the party's share would be "respectable".

6,000 Posts Of Anganwadi Workers To Be Filled, Says Punjab Chief Minister

6,000 Posts Of Anganwadi Workers To Be Filled, Says Punjab Chief Minister

Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2022, Amritsar

Announcing a bonanza for women on the occasion of 'Rakhar Punia', Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Friday said 6,000 posts of Anganwadi workers will be filled in the state.