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Jan 11, 2022 08:14 PM IST
France’s new Covid-19 cases to top 3,50,000 first time ever today
France will see a new anti-record on Tuesday with more than 3,50,000 cases of coronavirus expected to be registered by the end of day, news agency ANI quotes health minister Olivier Veran as saying.
Jan 11, 2022 07:36 PM IST
Mumbai logs 11,647 fresh Covid-19 cases, 2 deaths in 24 hours
Mumbai has reported 11,647 fresh Covid-19 cases and two related deaths in the past 24 hours, taking the active caselaod to 1,00,523.
Jan 11, 2022 07:11 PM IST
SC to hear plea seeking independent inquiry into Haridwar hate speech case
The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear a petition seeking an independent inquiry into the Haridwar ‘Dharm Sansad’ hate speech case, reports news agency ANI. The matter will be heard by a bench headed by Chief Justice of India NV Ramana.
Jan 11, 2022 06:16 PM IST
BCCI gives clearance to Lucknow, Ahmedabad IPL franchises
BCCI has given formal clearance to Lucknow and Ahmedabad franchises of IPL. Both teams have been given two weeks to finalise their draft picks. IPL auction will be held in Bengaluru on Feb 12 and Feb 13: IPL Chairman Brijesh Patel to ANI
Jan 11, 2022 06:01 PM IST
Centre extends deadline for filing Income Tax Returns till March 15
The deadline to file Income Tax Returns (ITR) for financial year 2021-22 has been extended till March 15, 2022.
Jan 11, 2022 05:28 PM IST
Delhi’s daily Covid-19 tally up again with 21,259 new cases; 23 more die
Delhi saw a slight rise in daily Covid-19 infections as compared to the previous day after 21,259 new cases were logged in the past 24 hours.
As many as 23 people succumbed to the infection.
Jan 11, 2022 05:07 PM IST
Haryana bans strikes by healthcare workers for 6 months
The Haryana government has banned strikes by healthcare workers for six months by invoking the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA), reports ANI citing state health minister Anil Vij.
Jan 11, 2022 04:48 PM IST
13 MLAs are going to join Samajwadi Party: Sharad Pawar
“13 MLAs are going to join Samajwadi Party,” says Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar after BJP leader Swami Prasad Maurya resigns from the party and joins SP.
Jan 11, 2022 04:00 PM IST
People of Punjab will decide who will be the CM: Navjot Sidhu
Punjab Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu said the decision to choose the the chief minister of the state for the upcoming polls lies with the people of the state and not the party’s high command.
Jan 11, 2022 03:25 PM IST
Goa deputy CM Manohar Ajgaonkar tests positive for Covid-19
Goa deputy chief minister Manohar Ajgaonkar has tested positive for Covid-19 and has been admitted to Manipal Hospital near Panaji.
Jan 11, 2022 02:27 PM IST
Swami Prasad Maurya joins Samajwadi Party after resigning from Yogi cabinet
Swami Prasad Maurya has joined the Samajwadi Party after resigning from the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh cabinet ahead of the state assembly polls.
Jan 11, 2022 02:04 PM IST
BJP’s Swami Prasad Maurya resigns as minister
BJP leader Swami Prasad Maurya resigns as UP minister just ahead of assembly elections in state.
Jan 11, 2022 01:32 PM IST
Despite Covid surge, Congress continues ‘padayatra’ in Karnataka
Karnataka Congress chief DK Shivakumar and former CM Siddaramaiah continue their ‘padayatra’ in Ramanagara despite a surge in daily Covid cases.
Jan 11, 2022 01:04 PM IST
India successfully test-fires BrahMos missile
India today successfully testfired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from Indian Navy destroyer INS Vishakhapatnam off the Western coast. The sea to sea variant of the missile was testfired at the maximum range and hit the target ship with pinpoint accuracy: Sources in Indian Navy
Jan 11, 2022 12:18 PM IST
Special yoga classes for Covid patients: CM Arvind Kejriwal
Delhi govt to start special yoga classes for Covid patients in home isolation, announces CM Arvind Kejriwal.
Jan 11, 2022 12:12 PM IST
Only fully vaccinated allowed at Gangasagar mela: Calcutta HC
Only those with two doses of Covid-19 vaccine and second dose certificate permitted to enter Gangasagar mela; those having negative RT-PCR report from at least 72 hours earlier will be permitted to enter; 2-member committee to monitor adherence to Covid protocols: Calcutta HC
Jan 11, 2022 11:12 AM IST
All private offices in Delhi to be closed: DDMA
All private offices in Delhi shall be closed, except those which are falling under the exempted category; work from home shall be followed. All restaurants and bars shall be closed, takeaways allowed: DDMA in its revised guidelines
Jan 11, 2022 10:39 AM IST
Puducherry logs 655 new Covid-19 cases, 22 recoveries
Puducherry reports 655 new Covid-19 cases, 0 death and 22 recoveries, active cases stand at 2355.
Jan 11, 2022 09:55 AM IST
EU parliament president no more
European Union parliament president David Sassoli has passed away: Spokesperson
Jan 11, 2022 09:46 AM IST
Upper age limit for Odisha state civil services raised
Odisha cabinet increases upper age limit for state civil services from 32 to 38 years.
Jan 11, 2022 09:20 AM IST
India logs 168,063 new Covid-19 cases, 277 deaths
India reports 168,063 new Covid-19 cases, 277 deaths and 69,959 recoveries. Total case count rises to 35,875,790.
Jan 11, 2022 08:30 AM IST
Arvind Kejriwal to address important press conference
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal will address a press conference on Covid-19 at 12 noon.
Jan 11, 2022 07:43 AM IST
6.4 magnitude quake in Cyprus
An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 occurred 137km west of north Nicosia, northern Cyprus at 06:37 hours: National Center for Seismology
Jan 11, 2022 07:07 AM IST
Delhi’s AQI in ‘satisfactory’ category
Delhi’s Air Quality Index (AQI) presently at 93 (overall) in the ‘ Satisfactory’ category: SAFAR-India
Jan 11, 2022 06:31 AM IST
Ballistic missile fired by North Korea: Reports
North Korea reportedly fires what may be a ballistic missile, the second apparent launch in less than a week after leader Kim Jong Un urged the military to make more military advances.
Jan 11, 2022 05:59 AM IST
Mexico’s President contracts Covid for second time
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has tested positive for Covid-19, almost a year after contracting the illness for the first time.
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A three-judge bench of the Supreme Court (SC) countered Maharashtra government argument that the assembly’s powers to suspend the BJP MLAs were absolute, noting that “you cannot create a constitutional void or hiatus where a constituency remains unrepresented for a year”.
Updated on Jan 11, 2022 08:13 PM IST
Most of Chhattisgarh’s sahayak arakshak (assistant constables) are posted in the Maoist affected regions of the state. They are mostly surrendered Maoists or former special police officers.
Updated on Jan 11, 2022 07:17 PM IST
Chairman of the Covid-19 working group of the National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (NTAGI) Dr NK Arora said the three factors of following Covid-appropriate behaviour, enhancing vaccination coverage and imposing curfews could help tackle the rapid spread of the infection.
Published on Jan 11, 2022 06:41 PM IST
Written by hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
- The CM’s father further said it is the constitutional duty and responsibility of the Election Commission and the central government to introduce such a transparent system of voting and counting in the elections, which can be evaluated by the public, the voters themselves.
Published on Jan 11, 2022 06:21 PM IST
Written by Shubhangi Gupta | Edited by Sohini Goswami, New Delhi
Lt Col Prasad Purohit, an accused in 2008 Malegaon bomb blast case, asked the court to withdraw the permission given to the media in the restricted form and no presence of media be allowed in the courtroom during the proceedings.
Published on Jan 11, 2022 06:18 PM IST
The home ministry (MHA) has asked prisons authorities across the country to create separate enclosures or wards and earmark separate toilets and shower facilities for transmen and transwomen
Published on Jan 11, 2022 05:40 PM IST
Majithia visits Nada Sahib gurudwara on bail, shares live location through Whatsapp with investigation agency.
Updated on Jan 11, 2022 05:29 PM IST
Ajgaonkar, who is also the state’s tourism minister, is reportedly undergoing treatment at the Manipal Hospital near Panaji.
Updated on Jan 11, 2022 05:08 PM IST
Written by Harshit Sabarwal | Edited by Sohini Goswami, New Delhi
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Published on Jan 11, 2022 04:57 PM IST
A petition filed in the high court said 80 incidents of fake encounters had happened in the state since May 2021 and resulted in 28 deaths and left 48 injured.
Updated on Jan 11, 2022 05:01 PM IST
“We cannot confirm the dates of the meeting because everything depends on the Covid-19 situation. But it will be organised shortly,” an environment ministry official said
Published on Jan 11, 2022 04:31 PM IST
The Odisha panchayat polls will be held in five phases between February 16 and 24. The counting of vote will be held on February 26, 27 and 28.
Updated on Jan 11, 2022 04:40 PM IST
- Kejriwal also took stock of the Covid-19 preparations at the Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital (LNJP) during the day.
Published on Jan 11, 2022 03:53 PM IST
Written by Shubhangi Gupta | Edited by Sohini Goswami, New Delhi