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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.

"For Caution": Minister Aaditya Thackeray On Revised Mumbai Airport Rules

"For Caution": Minister Aaditya Thackeray On Revised Mumbai Airport Rules

Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday December 01, 2021, New Delhi

Maharashtra needs to be more careful than other states regarding the new Covid variant Omicron as it was "hit first and hit the hardest" last time, state minister Aaditya Thackeray has told NDTV.

Madhya Pradesh Man Cuts Dog's Leg, Kills It For Biting Son; Case Filed

Madhya Pradesh Man Cuts Dog's Leg, Kills It For Biting Son; Case Filed

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

A man killed a stray dog after it bit his son in Madhya Pradesh's Gwalior district, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place about a month back in Simariatal village, while a video of the animal killing surfaced on social media on Sunday.

"Sedition Charges...": What Swara Bhaskar Said In Mamata Banerjee Interaction

"Sedition Charges...": What Swara Bhaskar Said In Mamata Banerjee Interaction

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

"There is a state which is distributing UAPA (Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act) and sedition charges like a 'Prasad' from God we don't want to pray to," Swara Bhaskar said.

"Will Stand In Gandhian Style Before Dictatorship": Rahul Gandhi

"Will Stand In Gandhian Style Before Dictatorship": Rahul Gandhi

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

Backing opposition protest against the suspension of 12 Rajya Sabha MPs, Congress leader president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said they will not bow before "dictatorship" and continue to agitate in "Gandhian style".

Demand For 'Greater Tipraland' Gets Support Of Shiv Sena, Congress, AAP

Demand For 'Greater Tipraland' Gets Support Of Shiv Sena, Congress, AAP

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Wednesday December 01, 2021, Guwahati

For three days the demand for a 'Greater Tipraland' has been raised at Delhi's Jantar Mantar. Some 1,500 activists and supporters of two major Tripura-based tribal regional political parties have launched a massive campaign.

"Gujarat Riots Under Which Government?" Asks Question Paper. CBSE Reacts

"Gujarat Riots Under Which Government?" Asks Question Paper. CBSE Reacts

Edited by Debanish Achom | Wednesday December 01, 2021, New Delhi

India's top education body that conducts board exams has promised to take action after a question in a Class 12 paper was found "inappropriate".

Man Forgets Gold, Rs 75,000 At Agra Station. Auto Driver Helps Return It

Man Forgets Gold, Rs 75,000 At Agra Station. Auto Driver Helps Return It

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

An autorickshaw driver on Wednesday helped return gold and cash-filled trolley bag to its owner, who had forgotten it at the gate of the Agra Cantt Railway Station, the police said.

4 Passengers From UK, Netherlands Test Covid Positive, Samples Sent For Genome Sequencing

4 Passengers From UK, Netherlands Test Covid Positive, Samples Sent For Genome Sequencing

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

Four people who flew into Delhi from the Netherlands and the UK in the early hours of Wednesday have tested positive for COVID-19 and their samples have been sent for genome sequencing to ascertain if they have the new variant, Omicron, sources said.

Congress To Hold Rally Against Inflation In Jaipur On December 12

Congress To Hold Rally Against Inflation In Jaipur On December 12

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

The Congress has decided to hold its public rally against inflation in Jaipur on December 12 after the Delhi Police denied it permission to host the rally in the national capital.

Highways Authority Suffered Loss Of Rs 2,731 Due To Farmers' Protest

Highways Authority Suffered Loss Of Rs 2,731 Due To Farmers' Protest

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

State-owned National Highways Authority of India suffered a revenue loss of Rs 2,731.32 due to the farmers' protests in Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.

Kolkata Doctor Arrested For Cheating 12 Medicos Of Rs 10 Crore Through Chit Fund

Kolkata Doctor Arrested For Cheating 12 Medicos Of Rs 10 Crore Through Chit Fund

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

A Kolkata-based doctor was arrested for duping at least 12 of his medico friends of over Rs 10 crore in the pretext of doubling their money through an investment in a chit fund, police said on Tuesday.

Anti-Drugs Officer Sameer Wankhede Asked To Appear Before Mumbai Caste Verification Panel

Anti-Drugs Officer Sameer Wankhede Asked To Appear Before Mumbai Caste Verification Panel

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

A caste verification committee here has asked Narcotics Control Bureau's (NCB) zonal director Sameer Wankhede to appear before it on December 14, according to Bhim Army leader Ashok Kamble, who is the complainant in the matter.

CPI(M), Not Trinamool Finished 2nd In Tripura Civic Polls: State Minister

CPI(M), Not Trinamool Finished 2nd In Tripura Civic Polls: State Minister

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

Even though Trinamool Congress has claimed that it secured the second position in terms of votes polled in Tripura's urban body polls, it is actually the CPI-M that finished ahead of the Trinamool, state Education Minister Ratan Lal Nath said.

Rs 60,000 Smartphone For One "Lucky" Fully Vaccinated Winner In This City

Rs 60,000 Smartphone For One "Lucky" Fully Vaccinated Winner In This City

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

The Ahmedabad civic body, in an attempt to boost the Covid vaccination drive, has announced a lucky draw scheme - the winner of which will get a smartphone worth Rs 60,000 if the person is fully vaccinated with both doses.