Saturday, Aug 8 2020 | Time 14:43 Hrs(IST)
  • NTPC Group achieves over 100 BUs of cumulative generation in the current financial year
  • Plane accident : Puri announces compensation of Rs 10 lakh each to families of those killed
  • Need to focus on interests of river cities by merging urban planning with river management: DG NMCG
  • Wait for investigation by DGCA, revelations available from black box for cause of plane crash : Puri
  • COVID-19: Life remains crippled due to lockdown in Kashmir
  • Davinder case: NIA conduct raids in Srinagar, few other places in Kashmir
  • G C Murmu takes charge as CAG of India
  • Rain fury: Flood-like situation throws life out of gear in Karnataka
  • Odisha reports 12 more Covid deaths,Tally surges to 44,193 with 1643 new cases
  • COVID-19 claims senior politician, six-time LS member Nandi Yellaiah
  • Mahinda Rajapaksa to be sworn in as Prime Minister on Aug 9
  • Courts could meddle with decisions of legislature when decisions violates constitution : Ramakrishnudu
  • Kerala plane accident: Air India, Air India Express blacken their logos on social media
  • Flight Accident : AI CMD, Air India express CEO reaches Calicut, 17, including two pilots dead
  • Country needs to stick to basics till a safe and effective Covid vaccine is found : Experts

COVID 19 claims life of a sitting judge in Bihar

07 Aug 2020 | 12:43 AM

Patna Aug 6 ( UNI) The Principal Judge of family court in Patna Civil Court Harish Chandra Srivastava died due to coronavirus infection here on Thursday.

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COVID-19: 483 new patients found, 6 dead in Chhattisgarh

07 Aug 2020 | 12:38 AM

Raipur, Aug 6 (UNI) As many as 483 fresh Coronavirus positive patients were found in Chhattisgarh during the last 24 hours while 217 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery. Meanwhile six patients succumbed to virus.

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HPCC condemns hike in power tariff

07 Aug 2020 | 12:10 AM

Shimla, Aug 6 (UNI) Himachal Pradesh Congress Committee on Thursday condemned the hike in the power tariff in the state alleging that the State Government indulged in double wehmeny as it has recently hiked the bus fare by 25 per cent in the state.

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India needs clear guidelines on licensing of COVID-19 vaccine: Telangana Min

07 Aug 2020 | 12:05 AM

Hyderabad, Aug 6 (UNI) The Telangana government on Thursday requested the Centre to announce clear guidelines on the licensing of COVID-19 vaccine in the country, Minister IT and Industries KT Rama Rao said on Thursday.

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Kerala: Heavy rains; Kottayam-Kumily road shut; rivers in spate

07 Aug 2020 | 12:03 AM

Kottayam, Aug 6 (UNI) Heavy rains lashed central Kerala and a red alert was issued for Idukki district and an orange alert in Ernakulam district on Thursday.

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COVID-19: 395 new cases, 6 dead in Chhattisgarh

COVID-19: 395 new cases, 6 dead in Chhattisgarh

06 Aug 2020 | 11:41 PM

Raipur, Aug 6 (UNI) As many as 395 new Coronavirus patients were found in Chhattisgarh during the last 24 hours taking the number of infected to 10932 while six patients succumbed to virus surging the death toll to 77.

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TN CM opens 900-bed COVID Care Centre in Madurai

TN CM opens 900-bed COVID Care Centre in Madurai

06 Aug 2020 | 11:37 PM

Madurai, Aug 6 (UNI) Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Thursday inaugurated a new 900-bed coronavirus treatment centre at Vadapalanji here to help treat more patients.

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Basmati battle: MP CM slams Punjab Govt

Basmati battle: MP CM slams Punjab Govt

06 Aug 2020 | 11:32 PM

Bhopal, Aug 6 (UNI) A tempest appears to be brewing in the agrarian sector as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday condemned as a politically-fuelled move his Punjab counterpart Captain Amarinder Singh’s dispatching a communication to Premier Narendra Modi regarding endeavours to obtain a Geographical Indication Tag for this state’s famous Basmati rice.
“I condemn – in the strongest terms – the letter penned by Punjab’s Congress dispensation. I wish to ask my opposite number as to what hostility he harbours vis-à-vis this state’s cultivators? It is not a matter of Madhya Pradesh or Punjab; it concerns the entire country’s peasants and their livelihood,” Mr Chouhan was officially quoted as saying.

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Gold worth around Rs 53 lakh seized at Kannur Intl Airport, two held

06 Aug 2020 | 11:30 PM

Kannur, Aug 6 (UNI) Customs sleuths on Thursday seized 932 grams of gold worth around Rs 53 lakh from two passengers who arrived at Kannur International Airport in a chartered flight from Dubai under Vande Bharat Mission.

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Waseem Rizvi slams Owaisi for hatred statement

06 Aug 2020 | 11:29 PM

Lucknow, Aug 6 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board Chairman Syed Waseem Rizvi on Thursday slammed All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi for his comments on the commencement of the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya.

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HP CM wishes for early recovery of his cabinet colleague

HP CM wishes for early recovery of his cabinet colleague

06 Aug 2020 | 11:24 PM

Shimla, Aug 6 (UNI) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday wished for the early recovery of one of his cabinet colleague Sukh Ram Chaudhary who found positive for novel coronavirus on Thursday.

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Three girls die of suffocation inside stationary car in AP

06 Aug 2020 | 11:00 PM

Vijayawada, Aug 6 (UNI) Three girls, all below the age of six years, died of suffocation when they boarded a stationary car at Remalle village in Bapulapadu mandal in Krishna district on Thursday.

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TSCHE directs pvt degrees colleges to stop admission process

06 Aug 2020 | 10:55 PM

Hyderabad, Aug 6 (UNI) In the backdrop of complaints received from parents and student organisations over admissions and collecting huge fees from the candidates by private degree colleges, the Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) on Thursday directed all the private degree colleges to immediately stop the admission process.

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COVID-19: 229 new cases, one death in K'taka's Belagavi

06 Aug 2020 | 10:50 PM

Belagavi, Aug 6 (UNI) As many as 229 new COVID -19 positive cases were reported on Thursday taking the number of infected to 4470 while one person died surging the death toll to 91 in the district.

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HP: 21 new COVID cases found in Hamirpur

06 Aug 2020 | 10:42 PM

Hamirpur (HP), Aug 6 (UNI) As many as 21 new cases of novel coronavirus were found here on Thursday, Chief Medical Officer Archna Soni said.

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