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Three-year old child tests positive for coronavirus in Kerala

Kochi: Athree-year old child has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, officials said here on Monday. The child and its parents who had reached the Cochin International Airport Limited at 6 am on March 7 from Italy were subjected to thermal ...

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Allahabad High Court orders removal of anti-CAA protesters’ posters

Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court on Monday directed the Lucknow administration to remove posters of those accused of vandalism during anti-CAA protests in December. The bench of Chief Justice Govind Mathur and Justice Ramesh Sinha directed the district magistrate and ...

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Shocked that Malayalam channels ban step taken ‘without’ I&B minister’s knowledge: NBA

New Delhi: The News Broadcasters Association has said it was “shocked” that the decision to ban two Malayalam news channels was taken “without the knowledge” of Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar, and demanded an inquiry into how this happened. In ...

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Coronavirus: India records 5 more confirmed cases of deadly COVID-19, takes total to 39

NEW DELHI : India on Sunday recorded five more cases of deadly coronavirus (also known as COVID-19), taking the total number of confirmed cases to 39. Five more people from Kerala, three with recent travel history to Italy, have tested ...

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PhonePe services hit as partner Yes Bank collapses

After banking partner Yes Bank was put under restriction by the Reserve Bank of India on Thursday evening, payments firm PhonePe suffered an outage. PhonePe users were unable to pay using the platform. The platform acknowledged the outage and said ...

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Coronavirus cases in India rise to 31 as Delhi man tests positive

New Delhi: A Delhi man with a travel history to Thailand and Malaysia has tested positive for coronavirus, taking the total number of confirmed cases in India to 31, health ministry officials said on Friday. The latest case is the ...

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Seven Congress MPs suspended from Lok Sabha for disrupting proceedings

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Thursday suspended 7 Congress MPs — Gaurav Gogoi, TN Prathapan, Manickam Tagore, Gurjeet Singh Aujla, Benny Behanan, Rajmohan Unnithan and Adv. Dean Kuriakose for disrupting the proceedings of the House for the rest of ...

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Expelled AAP corporator Tahir Hussain, accused in IB staffer’s murder, arrested

New Delhi: Expelled Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Councillor Tahir Hussain, who was absconding in connection with the murder case of Intelligence Bureau (IB) staffer Ankit Sharma, was arrested on Thursday after the court rejected his surrender application. Hussain had on ...

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UN rights chief to move SC over CAA, irks India

In an unprecedented move, the UN human rights chief has said she intends to intervene in India’s Supreme Court on the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), prompting New Delhi to assert on Tuesday that no foreign party has such a ...

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All options over for Nirbhaya convicts, Tihar to seek fresh hanging date

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind has rejected the mercy petition of the last of the four death row convicts in the gang-rape and murder of the 23-year-old medical student in Delhi dubbed “Nirbhaya”. With this, the convicts exhaust all ...

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40 Students of Noida school sent to isolation for 28 days after parent tests positive for Coronavirus

Noida: Shriram Millennium School in Sector 135 Noida on Tuesday decided to shut down the premises for two days and also postpone its annual examinations after a student’s parent tested positive for coronavirus on Monday. A total of 40 students of ...

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Sena hits outs at BJP over demand for renaming Aurangabad

Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Monday slammed Maharashtra BJP president Chandrakant Patil for demanding that the city of Aurangabad be renamed as ‘Sambhajinagar’ after Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj’s elder son, Sambhaji. An editorial in Shiv Sena mouthpiece ‘Saamana’ reminded the BJP ...

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UP: Youth jumps into canal for TikToK video, dies

An 18-year-old youth was killed when he jumped into the Ganga canal here for making a TikTok video, police said. The incident took place near Kutubpur village on Friday when Raja Qureshi jumped into the canal and hit a hard ...

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All refugees in India will be granted citizenship under CAA, says Amit Shah

Kolkata: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday asserted that the Narendra Modi government will not stop until and unless all refugees in the country are granted citizenship under the CAA. Shah, addressing a rally here, also exuded confidence that the ...

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