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Recovered COVID Patients Can Get Infected By The Virus Once Antibodies Start Depleting: ICMR
COVID-19: ICMR Successfully Completes Second Round Of Countrywide Serosurvey, See What Next

New Delhi: The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has completed the second round of the countrywide serological survey (serosurvey) to detect the prevalence of the COVID-19 disease and its analysis is underway in the final stage, the ICMR informed on Sunday. The apex body of medical research in the country added that the ongoing […]

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The Kapil Sharma Show: Ashutosh Rana, Renuka Shahane To Share ‘Gyaan Ki Baat’ Tonight

Mumbai: India’s most-watched comedy show on Sony Television- The Kapil Sharma Show will have very special guests tonight. Guess who? Bollywood couple Ashutosh Rana and Renuka Shahane will grace the chat show, interact with the whole family of Kappu and share their experiences working in the industry for so long. A delighted Kapil shared the […]

UN Report On Presence Of ISIS Terrorists In Kerala, Karnataka Incorrect: Govt In Lok Sabha

New Delhi: The government on Sunday dismissed as “factually not correct” a United Nations report which suggested presence of “significant numbers” of ISIS terrorists in Kerala and Karnataka. Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy’s reply came in Lok Sabha on whether the government is aware of the United Nations report, titled ‘The […]

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Rajya Sabha Mayhem: Rajnath Singh Slams Opposition, Says Farmers Being Misled

New Delhi: The government fronted six of its top ministers to launch a scathing attack on the opposition on Sunday as Rajnath Singh said the behaviour meted out to the Deputy Chairperson of the Rajya Sabha was not just “unprecedented” but “shameful”. He also said that as far as the no confidence motion against Harivansh […]

'Black Day' For Parliamentary Democracy, Says Congress

New Delhi: Responding to the ministers’ press briefing led by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on the agri Bills, the Congress called the behaviour of the government as a “black day” in Indias democratic history. Addressing the press conference, Congress leaders K.C. Venugopal ,Randeep Surjewala ,Shaktisinh Gohil, Rajeev Satav, and Partap Singh Bajwa said that the […]

Are There Any Doubts: Sachin Tendulkar Backs Mumbai Indians To Win IPL 13 Title

New Delhi: Batting great Sachin Tendulkar has no doubts as to which team he is supporting this season in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Tendulkar, who captained the Mumbai Indians from the inaugural season in 2008 till 2011, said that he favours the reigning champions to defend the title while adding that all teams in the […]

Help Alexa Learn More Indian Languages Says Amazon India

New Delhi: As Alexa in Hindi celebrates its first anniversary in India, the company is hopeful that her knowledge graph will improve and it will talk to millons of people in several regional languages in the near future. Today, users from India make hundreds of thousands of requests in a day to Alexa in Hindi […]

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Keonjhar: Man Strangled To Death By Two Minor Sons

Keonjhar: A man was allegedly strangulated to death by his two sons, both minors, reportedly over a family feud in Munda Sahi near Bodapalasa under Sadar police station here on Sunday. The deceased has been identified as Lankeswara Munda. According to sources, Munda thrashed his wife in an inebriated condition. Irate over this, his two […]

Donald Trump Vows To Nominate Woman Judge For Supreme Court Ahead Of Election Despite Opposition From Democrats

Washington: President Donald Trump has said he will next week nominate a woman to replace the late US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, escalating a political row with the Democrats over her successor weeks before the presidential election. “I will be putting forth a nominee next week. I could say most likely it would […]

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Congress & BJD Oppose Farm Bills In Rajya Sabha; BJP Hails Passage, Calls Opposition 'Frustrated'

New Delhi/ Bhubaneswar: When Rajya Sabha Sunday passed the Farmers’ and Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020 and Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020, a massive uproar was seen due to unruly protest by Opposition MPs. Surprisingly, even the BJD opposed the Farm Bills citing […]

Pakistan Denies Visa To Indian Diplomat

New Delhi: Pakistan has denied visa to senior diplomat Jayant Khobragade who was set to be appointed as acting head of Indian High Commission in Islamabad, people familiar with the development said on Sunday. It is learnt that Pakistan did not approve his visa on the grounds that he is too senior for the post. […]

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IPL 13: All-Rounder Marcus Stoinis leads Delhi Capitals To Victory Over KXIP In Super Over

Dubai: A brilliant all-round effort from Marcus Stoinis along with sharp bowling from Kagiso Rabada in the Super Over helped Delhi Capitals beat Kings XI Punjab at the Dubai International Stadium on Sunday. Both sides ended their respective 20 overs on 157/8 after which KXIP managed to score just two runs batting first in the […]

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Umpiring Error Affected Outcome Of KXIP Match Against Delhi Capitals

Dubai: ICC’s new Eite Panel entrant Nitin Menon’s howler may have cost Kings XI Punjab their first IPL game of the season against Delhi Capitals, decided through Super Over. While both teams were tied at 157 for 8, it was Kagiso Rabada, who bowled a brilliant Super Over to clinch it for Capitals. Before the […]

Odisha Health Dept Clarifies On Shortage Of Beds For Covid-19 Patients

Bhubaneswar: At a time when Odisha is reporting a record number of 4000-plus Covid cases almost every day now, allegations have poured in from all parts of the State that the health infrastructure is undergoing a major crisis due to lack of hospital beds. Precisely, patients in the Twin Cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar have […]

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10 Killed In Maharashtra Building Collapse, 11 Rescued

Thane: Seven children and three others were killed and 11, including a four-year-old boy, rescued after a three-storeyed building collapsed in Maharashtra’s Bhiwandi town on Monday, police said. Around 10 persons are still feared trapped after the 43-year-old Jhilani building caved in at 3.40 am, police said, adding search operations are underway. The dead children […]