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No Force Can Stop Indian Army From Patrolling Ladakh Border: Rajnath Singh In Rajya Sabha

No Force Can Stop Indian Army From Patrolling Ladakh Border: Rajnath Singh In Rajya Sabha

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that no force in the world can stop Indian troops from patrolling the country’s border in Ladakh region. Replying to clarifications sought by MPs in Rajya Sabha on his statement on the border row, the minister said skirmishes and face-off with China in the last few months have […]

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Army, Air Force, Navy reported around 20,000 Covid cases & 35 deaths, govt tells Rajya Sabha

Army, Air Force, Navy reported around 20,000 Covid cases & 35 deaths, govt tells Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: Nearly 20,000 military personnel have been infected with the novel coronavirus, with the highest being in the Army that has reported over 16,000 cases. Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik, who himself tested positive in August, told the Rajya Sabha Wednesday in a written reply that 32 soldiers in the Army died due to […]

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COVID-19 tally in India crosses 50-lakh mark

COVID-19 tally in India crosses 50-lakh mark

New Delhi:  India’s COVID-19 tally of cases galloped past 50 lakh, just 11 days after it crossed 40 lakh with 90,123 infections being reported in a day, while recoveries surged to 39,42,360 on Wednesday pushing the recovery rate to 78.53 per cent, according to the Union Health Ministry data. The total coronavirus cases mounted to 50,20,359, […]

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Sonia Gandhi to miss monsoon session of Parliament, to travel outside India for medical check-up

Sonia Gandhi to miss monsoon session of Parliament, to travel outside India for medical check-up

Congress president Sonia Gandhi will be travelling outside the country for a routine medical check-up which could not take place earlier due to the ongoing pandemic situation, party officials said on Saturday. The Congress president will be accompanied by her son and party leader Rahul Gandhi. Both Opposition leaders will give the upcoming monsoon session […]

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India Reports Over 97,000 Covid Cases, 1,200 Deaths In 24 Hours

India Reports Over 97,000 Covid Cases, 1,200 Deaths In 24 Hours

India’s COVID-19 caseload raced past 46 lakh with a record 97,570 infections being reported in a day, while 36,24,196 people have recuperated so far taking the national recovery rate to 77.77 per cent on Saturday, according to Union health ministry data. The total number of coronavirus cases has mounted to 46,59,984, while the death toll […]

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Sushant Singh Rajput death: Mumbai court denies bail to Rhea Chakraborty in drug case

Sushant Singh Rajput death: Mumbai court denies bail to Rhea Chakraborty in drug case

A special court in Mumbai on Friday rejected the bail pleas filed by Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik, who were arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in connection with the drugs case linked to the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput. Besides this, the court also rejected the bail pleas of four others accused […]

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Burdened with debt, UP farmer ends life

Burdened with debt, UP farmer ends life

Banda (UP): A debt-ridden farmer allegedly ended his life by consuming poisonous substance in Pindaran village here, police said on Thursday. Ram Narain (38) consumed poisonous substance on Tuesday and died during treatment at the district hospital on Wednesday, they said. The farmer’s brother Vidyasagar told police that “Ram Narain had taken a loan of […]

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India Reports Nearly 90,000 Fresh Covid Cases, Death Toll Rises To 73,890

India Reports Nearly 90,000 Fresh Covid Cases, Death Toll Rises To 73,890

With 89,706 infections being reported in a day, India’s COVID-19 tally went past 43 lakh, while 33,98,844 people have recuperated from the disease so far pushing the national recovery rate to 77.77 per cent on Wednesday, according to data shared by the Union Health Ministry. The total coronavirus cases mounted to 43,70,128, while the death […]

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75,809 new COVID-19 cases take tally to 42.8 lakh; record 1,133 fatalities push death toll to 72,775

75,809 new COVID-19 cases take tally to 42.8 lakh; record 1,133 fatalities push death toll to 72,775

New Delhi:India’s COVID-19 caseload rose to 42,80,422 on Tuesday with 75,809 instances of the viral infection recorded in the last 24 hours, while a record 1,133 fatalities took the death toll to 72,775, the Union health ministry data showed. During the same period, the number of recoveries surged to 33,23,950 pushing the recovery rate to 77.65 […]

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Army to add bite to LAC defence, is training native Ladakhi dogs for operational roles

Army to add bite to LAC defence, is training native Ladakhi dogs for operational roles

New Delhi: The Army is training multiple native dogs of Ladakh for various operational roles as the situation at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh continues to remain tense amid the ongoing stand-off with China, ThePrint has learnt. The native breeds in Ladakh predominantly include the Bakharwal dog, colloquially called the Gaddi Kutta, the Tibetan Mastiff, mostly […]

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