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High Octane Campaign for Hyderabad Polls Ends; 67 Lakh Voters to Decide Fate of 1,222 Candidates on Dec 1

The high decibel and acrimonious campaign by political parties for the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation ended on Sunday at 6 PM, setting the stage for the December 1 “Battle for Hyderabad”. As many as 1,122 candidates are in poll fray for 150 wards in GHMC, constituting 24 Assembly segments with over 74. 67 lakh eligible …

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Family Members of Victim Sit on Fast, Demand Justice in Ballia Firing Case

A video grab of the Ballia firing incident. (News18) haramshila Devi, wife of Jai Prakash, told reporters that video footage of the incident must be examined and action initiated under provisions of the stringent National Security Act. PTI Last Updated: November 29, 2020, 18:50 IST FOLLOW US ON: Family members of a man shot dead …

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Warner Injured, Smith Shines As Australia Seal Series

SYDNEY: Steve Smith was at his imperious best as he scored a second successive 62-ball century to drive Australia to a 51-run victory over India at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Sunday, sealing the one-day series 2-0 with a match to spare. The clash, almost a carbon copy of Australia’s 66-run win in Friday’s match …

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DCGI and Institutional Ethics Committee Investigating Claim of Adverse Event in Covid Vaccine Trial: Officials

The Drugs Controller General of India and the institutional ethics committee at the implementation site are investigating if the adverse event as claimed to have been suffered by a COVID-19 vaccine trial participant in Chennai are related to the shot administered to him. A 40-year-old Chennai-based business consultant, who was a volunteer for the third …

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14-year-old Thane Boy Murdered by Brother of Teenage ‘Girlfriend’

Thane: A 20-year-old man from Palghar has been arrested for allegedly killing a minor boy from Bhiwandi in Thane district over a love affair, police said on Sunday. The 14-year-old victim was in love with the accused’s minor sister and this was the cause of murder, a Narpoli police station official said. “The girl’s family …

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Resolute Farmers Stay Put on Borders as Modi Praises Agri Laws and Other Top Stories

Resolute Farmers Stay Put at Borders, Mull Future of ‘Dilli Chalo’ Protest Ahead of Talks With Govt After spending another night in cold, thousands of farmers continued to protest against the Centre’s new agri laws on the fourth consecutive day on Sunday staying put at the Singhu and Tikri border points, with farmer leaders deliberating …

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Nagaland Minister Expresses Shock Over Reported Proposal of Meghalaya for New Land Lease Agreement

Tongpang Ozukum. (Twitter) The minister in a statement here on Saturday said his department has all the legal papers based on which land was bought on lease for 30 years while few items of works have already been executed in the said plot. PTI Last Updated: November 29, 2020, 12:52 IST FOLLOW US ON: Nagaland …

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CM Adityanath Directs Officials to Strengthen Covid-19 Treatment in Districts with High Infection Rate

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. (File photo/PTI) CM Yogi Adityanath directed to strengthen the medical system of King George’s Medical University, Lucknow. He said that it should be ensured that patients are seen with regular rounds by senior doctors. News18 Lucknow Last Updated: November 29, 2020, 11:52 IST FOLLOW US ON: Qazi Faraz Ahmad …

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With 41,810 New Infections, Covid-19 Caseload in India Climbs to 93,92,919

India’s COVID-19 caseload inched close to 94 lakh,while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease crossed 88 lakh pushing the national recovery rate to 93.71 per cent, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Sunday. The total coronavirus cases mounted to 93,92,919 with 41,810 new infections being reported in a …

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ICMR Chief Says Covid-19 Guidelines Will Stay Even After Vaccine

The health precautions that have been put in place in view of Covid-19 will remain for a long time and people have to follow Covid-19 guidelines like wearing mask even after the vaccine is available, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) chief professor Balram Bhargava has said. ICMR professor was speaking at a webinar titled …

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Is Love Knocking on Your Door Soon? Read Predictions to Find Out

Aries: You might make new friends today, expanding your social life. Professional life will get better. If you were planning to take a loan, now is the good time. Take your family for a long drive. Taurus: If things are bothering you for some time, a short trip is suggested. Someone younger from your known …

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On the Day of Kartik Purnima, Know the Religious Significance Behind the Festival

Representative Image.(Photo: Reuters) Dev Deepawali 2020: According to mythological beliefs, on the day of Dev Deepawali, all gods and goddesses come from heaven to celebrate the festival in Kashi. It is celebrated every year on the day of Kartik Purnima. News18.com New Delhi Last Updated: November 29, 2020, 07:36 IST FOLLOW US ON: Dev Deepawali …

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Accused of Molestation, Youth Forced to Eat Faeces in Rajasthan’s Dholpur

Representative illustration In the case of molestation, the accused has been arrested while seven others were arrested for thrashing him, police said. PTI Last Updated: November 28, 2020, 22:59 IST FOLLOW US ON: A youth was allegedly beaten up and forced to eat human faeces for having molested a minor girl in Dholpur district of …

Asaram's Followers Detained Before They Could Stage Protest Outside SII During PM Modi's Visit

Asaram’s Followers Detained Before They Could Stage Protest Outside SII During PM Modi’s Visit

PM Narendra Modi chairs a meeting during his visit to Serum Institute of India in Pune. (AFP) Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the SII on Saturday afternoon and reviewed the development of coronavirus vaccine at the facility. PTI Pune Last Updated: November 28, 2020, 23:05 IST FOLLOW US ON: Three followers of jailed self- styled …