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Indian students concerned about deportation, dropping out semester as US announces new visa rules

In a move that is expected to adversely impact thousands of Indian students, the US immigration authority has announced that foreign students will have to leave the country or risk deportation if their universities switch to online-only classes in this fall semester due to the coronavirus pandemic.

12 Jul 2020 2:56 pm
Security forces kill terrorist in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore, encounter underway

A joint team of Jammu and Kashmir police, 22 RR, and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation at 4 am on Sunday after receiving a tip-off on the presence of terrorists in Rebban area of Sopore.

12 Jul 2020 2:19 pm
I am perfectly fine and not in self isolation, says Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Sunday (July 12) said that he is fine and has not self isolated himself. Terming the news reports appearing in media regarding his health as baseless, Governor Koshyari said that he has undergone relevant tests and is not showing any symptoms of coronavirus COVID-19 infection.

12 Jul 2020 2:19 pm
Maharashtra Governor BS Koshyari goes into self-isolation after 18 people test positive at Raj Bhavan

At least 18 personnel at Raj Bhavan in south Mumbai tested positive for coronavirus after they went for screening by themselves for the infection. Two Raj Bhavan employees tested positive last week, after which 100 others there got tested, of which 16 have tested positive, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) sources informed.

12 Jul 2020 2:04 pm
Uttar Pradesh to impose lockdown on weekend, only essential services to be allowed

The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to implement a new concept of 'mini' lockdown in the state twice every week to deal in the wake of an increasing number of coronavirus.

12 Jul 2020 1:58 pm
Gangster Act invoked on 20-25 members of Mukhtar Ansari's gang, 7 held; shooter Prakash Mishra's properties seized

The Uttar Pradesh has alsosuspended arms licenses of four people, believed to be aides of Ansari.

12 Jul 2020 1:46 pm
Delhi, neighbouring states likely to receive rainfall in the next 2 hours

The weather forecasting agency has further predicted that heavy falls are also very likely over Bihar, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim, East Uttar Pradesh during the next 24 hours.

12 Jul 2020 12:50 pm
Maharashtra Minister Uday Samant asks HRD Ministry, UGC to cancel varsity exams after Amitabh Bachchan tests coronavirus positive

Maharashtra Minister of Higher Education and Technical Education Uday Samant on Sunday (July12) said that Union Human Ressources Department Ministry should cancel the varsity exams as coronavirus COVId-19 pandemic has now entered into safe places like Raj Bhavan and superstar Amitab Bachchan's home. He also added that holding exams amid coronavirus outbreak is not safe for the students and the Unitversity Grants Commission should not play with the lives of students.

12 Jul 2020 12:48 pm
BJP attacks Uddhav Thackeray-led Agadhi govt for Maharashtra COVID-19 crisis

Maharashtra recorded another highest single-day spike in coronavirus cases with 8,139 new patients being detected on July 11 which took the case tally in the state to 2,46,600.

12 Jul 2020 12:36 pm
Road Transport Ministry asks NIC to capture FASTag details before new vehicle registration

The Transport ministry is trying all possible measures to facilitate smooth commutation/transit of vehicles during lockdown.

12 Jul 2020 11:57 am
India records highest single-day spike with 28,637 new COVID-19 cases, tally nears 8.50 lakh

India on Sunday (July 11, 2020) recorded the highest single-day spike of 28,637 COVID-19 cases with the total number crossing 8.49 lakh. As per the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare data the tally stood at 8,49,553out of which 2,92,258 are active, 5,34,621 have been cured and migrated and 22,674 have died so far due to the infection.

12 Jul 2020 10:57 am
NDA fault lines come out in open as BJP leader Sanjay Paswan attacks ally LJP over Bihar Assembly election deferment call

The ongoing political tussle in JD(U)-BJP-LJP alliance in Bihar came out in open on Saturday (July 11) with BJP MLC Sanjay Paswan attacking Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president Chirag Paswan for backing RJDs call for deferring Bihar elections scheduled to be held in October-November due to coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.

12 Jul 2020 10:49 am
Monsoon session of Parliament to be held, government to take precautions amid COVID-19: Pralhad Joshi

During the session, 19 bills were introduced in the two Houses (18 in Lok Sabha and 1 in Rajya Sabha). The two Houses were adjourned sine die after completion of the budgetary process including passage of the Finance Bill.

12 Jul 2020 9:57 am
Encounter underway between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore

An ecnounter broke out between terrorists and security forces in Reban area of Sopore in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday (July 11) night.

12 Jul 2020 7:10 am
After COVID-19, another mysterious disease Kawasaki Syndrome threatens Indian kids

The symptoms show the blood pressure of children starts decreasing and they start feeling tired.

11 Jul 2020 11:57 pm
Week-long lockdown in Bengaluru urban, rural districts from July 14 to curb spread of COVID-19

Karnataka CM appealed to people to cooperate with the Government and asked them to wear masks, and maintain social distance.

11 Jul 2020 10:56 pm
Kerala gold smuggling case accused Swapna Suresh, Sandeep Nair arrested by NIA

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday arrested Kerala gold smuggling case accused Swapna Suresh and Sandeep Nair from in Bengaluru. After formally arresting them, the NIA took Swapna Suresh and her family members in its custody. They will be produced in NIA office in Kochi on Sunday.

11 Jul 2020 10:41 pm
Will do whatever needed to end corruption, crime in Uttar Pradesh: CM Yogi Adityanath

The Chief Minister also emphasised on Atmanirbhar Bharat while discussing progress on ease of business and economy.

11 Jul 2020 10:41 pm
Work in progress: EAM S Jaishankar on disengagement, de-escalation on Indo-China border

As India and China attempt to lower weeks of border tension in eastern Ladakh, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday said that a disengagement and de-escalation process has been agreed upon between the two countries and it is very much a work in progress.

11 Jul 2020 9:57 pm
ED to register money laundering case against gangster Vikas Dubey`s family, aides

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) will file a money laundering case and launch a probe into the alleged illegal transactions and tainted assets created by slain Kanpur-based gangster Vikas Dubey, his family members and associates.

11 Jul 2020 9:57 pm
No aim too high: MiG-29K takes off from INS Vikramaditya - Watch

The MiG-29K aircraft has a maximum speed over twice the speed of sound (about 2000 kmph), can pull up to 8 times the force of gravity, can climb to an altitude of over 65000 feet.

11 Jul 2020 9:57 pm
After Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, Punjab CM Amarinder Singh urges PM Narendra Modi to tell UGC to reconsider decision to conduct exams

The Punjab Government on Friday had also announced the cancellation of the pending examinations of various classes of the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB).

11 Jul 2020 8:46 pm
Sonia Gandhi appoints Hardik Patel working president of Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee

Interim Congress chief Sonia Gandhi on Saturday approved a proposal to nominate Patidar community leader Hardik Patel as the working president of the party's Gujarat unit.

11 Jul 2020 8:35 pm
Share details of donations received from Chinese firms to PM Fund: Rahul Gandhi asks PM Narendra Modi

Former Congress party president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday trained his guns at the Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the PM-CARES Fund and said why was the latter scared of sharing details of the donations received from the Chinese firms.

11 Jul 2020 7:57 pm
Curfew in Bengaluru from 8 PM on July 11 till 5 AM on July 13 to contain spread of COVID-19

According to the Union Health Ministry on Saturday, Karnataka has witnessed a total of33,418 COVID-19 confirmed cases.

11 Jul 2020 7:57 pm
Delhi Police arrests Dawood Ibrahim's aide Anwar Thakur with Rs 22 lakh pistol

He had shot dead a police informer inside the Sadar Bazar police station in Delhi in 1992.

11 Jul 2020 7:23 pm
SIT constituted to probe cases involving Kanpur gangster Vikas Dubey, his links

Amid demands for a judicial probe into the encounter of Kanpur-based gangster Vikas Dubey, the Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday constituted a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe various aspects of the slain history-sheeter, cases registered against him and his alleged links.

11 Jul 2020 7:20 pm
Arvind Kejriwal writes to PM Narendra Modi, urges him to cancel final-year exams of central varsities 'for the sake of youths'

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to cancel the final-year examinations of Delhi University and other central universities across the country due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

11 Jul 2020 6:17 pm
In Sea-Air coordinated operation, Indian Coast Guard rescues six Sri Lankan fishermen from rough seas

In a Sea-Air Coordinated Operation, the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) rescued six Sri Lankan fishermen who were stuck in a capsized boat, stranded and adrift at the sea in rough weather for four days.

11 Jul 2020 5:57 pm
Terrorist killed in encounter in J&K's Baramulla identified as LeT's Idris Bhat

One of the two terrorists gunned down by the security forces in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmirs Baramulla on Saturday has been identified as a member of the Pakistan-backed terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).

11 Jul 2020 5:50 pm
Gender and wealth-driven disparities affect Indian children`s school performance, says study

Poorer children in India continue to experience educational disadvantages compared to children from wealthier households, with girls being more adversely affected than boys, according to a new study.

11 Jul 2020 4:57 pm
In Sea-Air coordinated operation, Coast Guard rescues six Sri Lankan fishermen from rough seas

In a Sea-Air Coordinated Operation, the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) rescued six Sri Lankan fishermen who were stuck in a capsized boat, stranded and adrift at the sea in rough weather for four days.

11 Jul 2020 4:57 pm
Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan to allocate portfolios to new inductees on July 12

The initial 'mini' expansion of the Chouhan cabinet took place on April 21 with the induction of five ministers, including two former Congress MLAs.

11 Jul 2020 4:37 pm
ED raids tour, travel companies in Delhi, Ghaziabad, seizes Rs 3.57 crores

Further investigation, in this case, is under progress.

11 Jul 2020 4:28 pm
PM Narendra Modi reviews COVID-19 situation in India, reiterates need to maintain social distancing in public

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday reviewed the COVID-19 situation in the country in a meeting attended by Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, Member of NITI Aayog, Cabinet Secretary and other senior officials of the central government.

11 Jul 2020 3:57 pm
Kerala forms Quick Response Team to tackle super spread of COVID-19 cases in Poonthura

The administration also asked the Regional Manager of Supply to provide Mobile provisional Store service at containment areas, to make sure that people in the coastal region get essential items.

11 Jul 2020 3:55 pm
Jayaraj-Bennix custodial deaths: CBI takes over probe from CB-CID; visits bereaved family for questioning

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday formally took over the investigation into the Jayaraj-Bennix custodial deaths case from the CB-CID. A Team headed by CBI ADSP Vijaykumar Shukla started the investigation by visiting the residence of the bereaved family in Sathankulam.

11 Jul 2020 3:51 pm
Maharashtra ATS arrests two close aides of slain Kanpur gangster Vikas Dubey from Thane

An initial enquiry revealed that one of the arrested is involved in many cases with Vikas Dubey including the 2001 murder case of State Minister Santosh Shukla.

11 Jul 2020 3:39 pm
Monsoon runs close to Himalayan foothills; East India likely to receive widespread rainfall

The India Metrological department on Saturday (July 11, 2020) said in its forecast that the monsoon has started shifting to the Himalayan foothills.

11 Jul 2020 2:57 pm
Six NSCN (IM) cadres killed in encounter in Arunachal Pradesh`s Khonsa

Atleast six NSCN (IM) cadres were killed in an encounter with the security forces in the Khonsa area of Arunachal Pradesh early on Saturday (July 11, 2020) morning.

11 Jul 2020 2:57 pm
Delhi government cancels all semester, final exams of universities due to COVID-19

Sisodia said these state universities have been asked to promote their students and award them degrees adopting some methodology of evaluation.

11 Jul 2020 2:33 pm
North, central Kashmir on high alert; terrorists planning Pulwama-like attack, say intelligence sources

Security forces have been put on high alert across north Kashmir in areas like Pattan, Sopore and Handwara.

11 Jul 2020 1:57 pm
DCGI gives nod for `restricted emergency` use of Itolizumab injection on COVID-19 patients

Biocon has presented the Phase II clinical trial results generated in COVID-19 patients to DCGI.

11 Jul 2020 1:57 pm
Six NSCN (IM) cadets killed in encounter in Arunachal Pradesh`s Khonsa

Atleast six NSCN (IM) cadets were killed in an encounter with the security forces in the Khonsa area of Arunachal Pradesh early on Saturday (July 11, 2020) morning.

11 Jul 2020 12:57 pm
India`s 2018 tiger census sets new Guinness Record as largest camera-trap wildlife survey

India's tiger estimation for the year 2018 has entered the record books as it was awarded the Guiness World Record on Saturday for being the largest camera-trap wildlife survey.

11 Jul 2020 11:57 am
HBSE Haryana Board class 10 result 2020: Rishita tops with 100 per cent marks

The girls have outperformed boys with 69.86 pass per cent, while the pass percentage of boys touched at 60.27 per cent.

11 Jul 2020 11:31 am
Delhi, adjoining states likely to receive rainfall in next 2 hours: IMD

According to the IMD, isolated extremely heavy falls are very likely over Bihar, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim, Assam and Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh on July 11 and over East Uttar Pradesh on July 11 and 12.

11 Jul 2020 11:19 am
India records highest single-day spike with 27,114 new COVID-19 cases; tally crosses 8 lakh mark

Maharashtra, Gujarat, Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan are the hotspots for Covid-19 cases among the states in India.

11 Jul 2020 10:57 am
Don`t take voters for granted; even Indira,Atal had lost: Sharad Pawar

Criticising former Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis over his 'Mi punha yein' (I will come back) refrain during the last year's assembly polls, Pawar said that voters thought that this stance smacked of arrogance and felt that they should be taught a lesson.

11 Jul 2020 10:57 am
Donald Trump may not back India in case of conflict with China: Former US NSA John Bolton

Former United States national security advisor John Bolton has said there is no guarantee that Trump would back India if the situation between Beijing and New Delhi escalates.

11 Jul 2020 10:57 am