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  • Covid-19 cases in Thane cross 36,000
  • Turkey's total COVID-19 cases climb to 202,284
  • Assam: COVID-19 figure rises in Guwahati, state tally reaches 9434
  • US Supreme Court to decide if House gets Mueller grand jury material
  • Lightning kills 29 in Bihar
  • Fifteen corona positive cases detected in Kolhapur
  • Pakistan repatriates 113,154 nationals due to COVID-19: foreign ministry
  • Arunachal records highest single-day spike of 37 COVID-19 cases, total count 232
  • Italian Marines case: Tribunal rules India entitled to compensation but can't prosecute them
  • Chairman, accounts officer of Lok Vikas Coop Bank held in bribery case
  • COVID-19 cases shoot up to 58 in Meghalaya
India

Italian Marines case: Tribunal rules India entitled to compensation but can't prosecute them

03 Jul 2020 | 12:30 AM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) The Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague on Thursday said India is entitled to get compensation in in connection with the 2012 killing of two crew members of a fishing boat off the coast of Kerala by Italian marines guarding an oil tanker case.

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ECI allows postal ballot for above 65-yr-old, COVID patients under quarantine

03 Jul 2020 | 12:07 AM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) In a decision ahead of Bihar Assembly polls, the Election Commission on Thursday said the postal ballot facility has been extended for electors above age of 65 years and Covid+ve persons under
home/institutional quarantined.

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Tech boost will improve service, efficiency of Delhi Police: Baijal

02 Jul 2020 | 11:48 PM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) Lieutenant Governor Delhi Anil Baijal on Thursday said that use of technology in policing will improve its service and efficiency.

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IDBI bank fraud: CBI conducts raids at Delhi, Bulandshahar

IDBI bank fraud: CBI conducts raids at Delhi, Bulandshahar

02 Jul 2020 | 11:33 PM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) The Central Bureau of Investigation has conducted raids at places in Delhi and Bulandshahar of Uttar Pradesh in connection with alleged financial fraud of Rs 424 crore against IDBI bank consortium, sources informed on Thursday.

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Five who lost jobs in lockdown held for thefts in Delhi

02 Jul 2020 | 11:16 PM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) Delhi Police South East District on Thursday nabbed five people who allegedly turned to thefts after loosing their jobs during the lockdown imposed to curb the COVID-19.

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PIL in SC for waiving fee by pvt schools during lockdown period

02 Jul 2020 | 11:02 PM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed before the Supreme Court on Thursday seeking a direction to the Centre and all States to waive fee of private schools for the COVID-19-induced lockdown period or provide uniform maximum relief.

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Delhi registers 2,373 COVID-19 cases, 61 deaths

02 Jul 2020 | 10:04 PM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) Delhi recorded 2,373 COVID-19 cases and 61 more deaths in past 24 hours, bringing the tally to 92,175 and death toll to 2,864.

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IAF chief emphasises on improving serviceability of critical systems

IAF chief emphasises on improving serviceability of critical systems

02 Jul 2020 | 9:48 PM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) Indian Air Force (IAF) chief ACM RKS Bhadauria on Thursday emphasised the need for further enhancing the operational capabilities as well as improving serviceability of mission critical systems.

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Suspension of H1B visas should be revoked: Rahul

Suspension of H1B visas should be revoked: Rahul

02 Jul 2020 | 9:40 PM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) Expressing concern over suspension of H1B visas by the Donald Trump government in the United states, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said that the suspension of H 1 B visas should be revoked.

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Focus on early hospitalizationof Covid 19 patients to reduce mortality rate: Shah

Focus on early hospitalizationof Covid 19 patients to reduce mortality rate: Shah

02 Jul 2020 | 9:38 PM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) Stressing on early hospitalization of the Covid 19 patients to reduce the mortality rate, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday said that more testing of those suspected of this disease must be done to reduce infection rate in the NCR region.

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HRD Min forms panel to review situation for holding NEET, JEE exams

HRD Min forms panel to review situation for holding NEET, JEE exams

02 Jul 2020 | 9:36 PM

New Delhi, July 2 (UNI) The Human Resource Development Ministry has formed a review panel to check the feasibility of holding of entrance examination - National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) and Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) - amid the Covid-19 crisis in the country.

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India for direct negotiations between Israel-Palestine

India for direct negotiations between Israel-Palestine

02 Jul 2020 | 8:46 PM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) Amid sharp reactions on Israel's plan of annexation of the West Bank from the world over, India on Thursday reiterated that the final status issues should be resolved through direct negotiations between the two parties - Israel and Palestine.

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All monuments to reopen for tourists from July 6

All monuments to reopen for tourists from July 6

02 Jul 2020 | 8:42 PM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) Union Tourism Minister (IC) Prahlad Singh Patel on Thursday said that all the monuments can be opened from July 6.

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Foreign companies, including digital ones, will have to abide by govt rules: MEA

Foreign companies, including digital ones, will have to abide by govt rules: MEA

02 Jul 2020 | 8:34 PM

New Delhi, July 2 (UNI) India on Thursday said it will continue to welcome foreign investments in the country, including in the area of internet technologies, but this will have to be in accordance with the rules and regulatory framework established by the Government.

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Under AtmaNirbhar Bharat Scheme, 8 Lakh MT foodgrains allocated for 8 crore migrants

Under AtmaNirbhar Bharat Scheme, 8 Lakh MT foodgrains allocated for 8 crore migrants

02 Jul 2020 | 8:32 PM

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) Pursuant to the economic measures announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman under the 'AtmaNirbhar Bharat Package' Scheme (ANBS), Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution had allocated about 8 Lakh MT of foodgrains - 7 LMT Rice and 1 LMT Wheat - to all States and UTs to help mitigate the food-security plight of the migrants.

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