Tag: India

Coronavirus: India Surpasses UK To Becomes 4th Worst Covid-Hit Country In Terms Of Cases

New Delhi: India recorded over 10,000 new COVID-19 cases in a day for the first time, taking the tally to 2,97,535, while the death toll rose to 8,498 with a record single-day spike of 396 fatalities, according to the Union Health Ministry data. The country has registered 10,956 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Indian Farmer Killed In Nepal Police Firing, Indian National In Custody

Patna/New Delhi: A man was killed and two others were injured on Friday after Nepal border police troops fired at them “deep inside Nepalese territory” adjoining Bihar’s Sitamarhi district, officials said. An Indian national, Laagan Yadav (45), has been taken into custody by the Nepal border police, they said. Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) Director General […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
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COVID Impact: BCCI Confirms Team India Will Not Travel To Sri Lanka & Zimbabwe

New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced that the Indian cricket team will not travel to Zimbabwe for a three-match ODI series in August. On Thursday, the Sri Lanka cricket board had already announced that the proposed limited-overs series against India in June was postponed in the wake of […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
PM Modi Reviews COVID-19 Situation, Discusses Future Road Map

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday reviewed the coronavirus situation across the country at a high-level meeting here and discussed the future road map to contain the pandemic as India has surpassed the UK to become fourth worst affected country with a total of over 3.08 lakh cases so far. In the meeting, […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
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11,929 New Coronavirus Cases Reported In Last 24 hours In India

New Delhi: India on Sunday witnessed a spike of almost 12,000 cases, the highest spike in cases in 24 hours with 311 deaths taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,20,922, Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Ministry data revealed. According to the ministry, at least 11,929 fresh cases were recorded in the […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
PoK will wish to be part of India; will lead to fulfillment of Parliament's resolution: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: The Modi government will change the face of Jammu and Kashmir with its development works so much that people from Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir will demand to be part of India, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday. Addressing a virtual Jan Samvad rally for Jammu and Kashmir, Singh said when people of PoK will want […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
COVID-19 Cases In India: 11502 New Cases, 325 Deaths In Last 24 Hours

New Delhi: India saw a jump of over 11,000 novel coronavirus cases for the third consecutive day on Monday, taking the total number of infections to over 3.32 lakh, while the toll rose to 9,520 with 325 more deaths, the Health Ministry said. There are 1,53,106 active cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), while 1,69,797 people […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
Wholesale Price Index Inflation Falls 3.21% In May, But Food Prices Rise

New Delhi: Wholesale prices in the country witnessed deflation of 3.21 per cent in May due to sharp decline in prices of fuel and power, even as food articles turned expensive. “The annual rate of inflation, based on monthly Wholesale Price Index (WPI), stood at (-) 3.21 per cent (provisional) for May 2020 as compared […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
COVID-19 Death Toll In India Inching Towards 10K Mark

New Delhi: India witnessed a spike of 10,667 COVID-19 cases, with 380 deaths, thereby taking the total tally to 3,43,091, Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare data revealed on Tuesday. According to the ministry, at least 10,667 fresh cases were recorded in the last 24 hours — the fifth consecutive day showing an increase […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
3 Indian Army Men Killed During Face-Off With Chinese Soldiers In Ladakh's Galwan Valley

New Delhi: Three Indian Army men, including an officer, were killed on Monday night during a violent face-off with Chinese Peoples Liberation Army troops at Galwan Valley in Eastern Ladakh region. Indian Army in a statement said, during the de-escalation process underway in the Galwan Valley, a violent face-off took place on Monday night with […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
China Tried To Unilaterally Change Status Quo In Ladakh, Casualties On Both Sides: MEA

New Delhi: India on Tuesday hit out at China for unilaterally attempting to change the status quo along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, which led to the killings of troops of both the countries in a violent clash on Monday night. The Ministry of External Affairs’ official spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
India-China Border Face-Off: 20 Indian Soldiers Killed In Action, Says Indian Army

New Delhi: At least 20 army personnel were killed in a violent clash with Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh’s Galwan Valley on Monday night, the Indian Army confirmed today. “Indian and Chinese troops have disengaged at Galwan area where they had earlier clashed on the night of 15/16 June. 17 Indian troops, who were critically […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
India Slams Pakistan For Abducting & Torturing Two High Commission Officials

New Delhi: India on Tuesday slammed Pakistan for abducting and torturing two of its high commission officials in egregious violation of international conventions on diplomatic relations and bilateral treaties signed by the two countries. Two Indian High Commission staffers in Pakistan were forcibly kidnapped and held captive by Pakistani security agencies and released only after […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
Galwan Clash: Ten Indian Soldiers Freed By China After Talks

New Delhi: All Indian soldiers involved in the deadly clashes with the Chinese army at the Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh on Monday night have been accounted for, the Indian Army said on Thursday evening. Ten Indian Army personnel including two Majors were released by the Chinese military on Thursday evening following three days of […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
India-China Stand-Off: Most Including BJD Offer Support To PM Modi At All-Party Meet

New Delhi: Most of the opposition parties on Friday expressed confidence in Prime Minister Narendra Modi in handling the India-China Line of Actual Control (LAC) issue while the Congress said that valuable time had been lost and asked what is the government doing next. The all-party meeting started after paying tribute to the 20 Indian […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021