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As Race for Virus Vaccine Heats Up, SII’s Defamation Against Volunteer Who Filed Case Worries Experts

The Serum Institute of India has called the allegations made by a volunteer of SII’s vaccine candidate ‘malicious’. On November 21, a 40-year-old Chennai based volunteer of the vaccine candidate Covishield, filed a legal suit case against SII. The volunteer claimed that there was no adverse reaction for the first 10 days after the vaccination, …

As Centre Attempts to Call a Truce, Here's What Happened to Farmers' Protests in Delhi Before

As Centre Attempts to Call a Truce, Here’s What Happened to Farmers’ Protests in Delhi Before

The Centre allowed protesting farmers from Punjab and Haryana to enter the capital on Friday afternoon and hold a protest demonstration at the Nirankari ground after they refused to turn back despite the police using tear gas and water cannons. The Modi government has also extended an invitation for talks on December 3. “Farmers have …

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Joe Biden Twists Ankle While Playing with His Dog

Democratic President Joe Biden in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) Biden twisted his ankle on Saturday when he slipped while playing with his dog Major. The President-elect was examined by an orthopedist out of an abundance of caution. PTI Last Updated: November 30, 2020, 08:24 IST FOLLOW US ON: US President-elect Joe Biden has sustained …

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Warner Out For Third ODI, Entire T20 Series Against India

SYDNEY: David Warner has been ruled out of Australias next one-day international and all three Twenty20 internationals against India because of a groin injury. The aggressive opening batsman was hurt while fielding in Sundays series-deciding ODI win at the Sydney Cricket Ground. After scores of 69 and 83 in the first two ODIs, Warner is …

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Farmers’ Agitation Seems to Have Been Hijacked by ‘Anti-national’ Forces, Says BJP Leader

Farmers continue their protest against the farm laws at Singhu border (Delhi-Haryana border). “Pro-Pakistan and pro-Khalistan slogans are being shouted in the agitation which seems to have been hijacked,” BJP general secretary in-charge of party affairs in Uttarakhand Dushyant Kumar Gautam alleged at a press conference here. PTI Dehradun Last Updated: November 29, 2020, 22:29 …

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Farmers Making Positive Contribution to Indian Economy, Reconsider Farm Laws: Gehlot to PM Modi

File photo of Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot. In these difficult times, Gehlot said, the farmers are making positive contribution to the economy and they should not be given such a reward. Gehlot demanded that PM Modi reconsider the agriculture laws to protect the interests of farmers and democratic values. PTI Jaipur Last Updated: November …

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EAM Jaishankar Calls on UAE’s Prime Minister, Discusses Post-Covid Economic Cooperation

File photo of External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar. The External Affairs Minister visited the India pavilion at Expo 2020 site and reviewed the progress of the pavilion which promises to showcase India’s strength in innovation and technology in addition to arts and culture. PTI Last Updated: November 29, 2020, 22:34 IST FOLLOW US ON: External …

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Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh and Narendra Singh Tomar Hold Talks with BJP Chief Over Farmers’ Protest

A file photo of Amit Shah. (AFP) Shah has already appealed to the protesting farmers to shift to the Burari ground in the national capital to stage their protests and said the Centre was ready to hold discussions with them as soon as they move to the designated place. PTI New Delhi Last Updated: November …

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Man Who Appeared in JEE-Mains on Behalf of Assam ‘Topper’ Arrested from Delhi

A man was arrested by the Guwahati Police from Delhi for appearing in the Joint Entrance Examination-Mains on behalf of the candidate who ‘topped’ the test in Assam, officials said on Sunday. A team, led by Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (West) Suprotive Lal Baruah, arrested Pradeep Kumar, the eighth accused to be nabbed in …

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India Irked as China Plans to Build Major Dam on Brahmaputra River, But Beijing Downplays Anxiety

China will build a major hydropower project on Brahmaputra river in Tibet and a proposal for this has been clearly put forward in the 14th Five-Year Plan to be implemented from next year, the official media on Sunday quoted the head of a Chinese company tasked to build the dam as saying. Yan Zhiyong, chairman …

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After 3-City Tour, PM Modi Will Today Interact with Three Teams Involved in Developing Virus Vaccine

(Image: Special Arrangement) Monday’s interaction will come two days after PM Modi three of the nation’s leading vaccine development and manufacturing sites as coronavirus cases continue to soar. News18.com Last Updated: November 29, 2020, 23:58 IST FOLLOW US ON: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Monday interact, through video conferencing, with three teams that are …

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India Slams OIC for Making Unwarranted References to J&K; Advises to Refrain from Repeating It

Image used for representational purpose. In a strongly-worded statement, India advised the OIC to refrain from making such references in future and said it is regrettable that the grouping continues to allow itself to be used by a certain country “which has an abominable record on religious tolerance, radicalism and persecution of minorities”, a clear …

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Man Held for Shooting Friend in Gurugram, Old Rivalry Suspected

Gurugram police have arrested a 21-year-old man who injured his friend after shooting at him near Sector-9 area. According to police, the victim, identified as Monu alias Sunil, who is an employee of a leading E-commerce company, was on a bike along with his friend on Saturday night, when he sustained bullet injury on his …

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Odisha Assembly Adjourned Sine Die 30 Days Before Schedule amid Ruckus by Opposition

The winter session of the Odisha Assembly was on Sunday adjourned sine die about a month ahead of its schedule, amid ruckus by opposition members in the House over a host of issues. The 40-day session was scheduled to continue till December 31. Announcing the sine die adjournment of the session, immediately after the passage …