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Top StoriesJul 25, 2021, 12:26 PM IST
Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi urges countrymen to salute Kargil war heroes, cheer for Indian Olympic athletes
Hailing the Indian armed forces, the Prime Minister said that the Kargil war is a symbol of valour and discipline of our security forces which the entire world has witnessed. He said that India will celebrate this day as 'Amrut Mahotsav'.
SportsJul 25, 2021, 10:51 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: IOA requests government to allow entry of India contingent without RT PCR report
Most of the Indian contingent is already in Tokyo, battling it out. Meanwhile, the Indian Olympic Association has requested the Indian government to consider allowing the athletes to return to the country without an RT PCR report.
South AsiaJul 25, 2021, 10:13 AM IST
Afghanistan troops eliminate 262 Taliban terrorists in 24 hours amid US military drawdown
In an attempt to stop the Taliban from invading cities, the Afghanistan government imposed a curfew across almost all of the country.
India NewsJul 24, 2021, 2:56 PM IST
Come January 2022, India to impose ban on single-use plastic items
To get rid of single-use plastic in the country, the Environment Ministry is all set to ban items like candy sticks, ice-cream sticks and others from January 2022. The decision comes following the draft notification issued in March 2021 for the amendment of plastic waste management rules of 2016.
Top StoriesJul 24, 2021, 11:36 AM IST
Bharat Biotech terminates Brazil’s Covaxin pact amid political dispute
The termination of the pact comes after the deal with the Brazilian government for supply of 20 million doses of the vaccine landed in controversy and attracted investigation by authorities in that country.
PoliticsJul 21, 2021, 2:51 PM IST
'Plaster the Centre or country will be destroyed': Mamata's dig at Centre over Pegasus scandal
During the virtual rally, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee hit out at the Centre over the Pegasus scandal and urged the Opposition leaders to unite against the Bharatiya Janata Party ahead of the 2024 General Elections.
Top StoriesJul 20, 2021, 10:35 AM IST
Coronavirus: India sees lowest daily COVID cases in 4 months; recoveries soar to 97.37%
Daily Covid-19 cases in the country fell below the 30,000-mark on Monday to its lowest count in 125 days while the death toll from the virus dipped to a 111-day low of 373.
Top StoriesJul 18, 2021, 7:14 PM IST
Google pays tribute to India's 1st woman Dr Kadambini Ganguly with doodle
Indentifying the contribution of India’s first woman medical practitioner Dr Kadambini Ganguly, the search engine giant Google changed its doodle in her honour and also put her works on the country's national home page.
World NewsJul 17, 2021, 5:28 PM IST
Daughter of Afghan envoy in Pakistan abducted and tortured
Condemning the horrific act, Afghanistan's foreign ministry said that the Pakistan government must act to protect the country's diplomatic mission in Pakistan.
World NewsJul 16, 2021, 6:45 PM IST
China tells Pakistan: If you can't hunt down terrorists, Chinese missiles can
In a major embarrassment for Pakistan, its best friend China is not amused by Islamabad's response to the terrorist attack that killed nine Chinese workers in the northwestern part of the country.
India NewsJul 15, 2021, 4:29 PM IST
PM Modi delivers tap water connection to over 1 lakh homes under 'Har Ghar Jal' mission
Countrywide over 1 lakh homes that were dependent on open wells, tanker water supply or walk up to miles to nearby ponds can now breathe a huge sigh of relief under PM Modi's' Har Ghar Jal' mission.
World NewsJul 14, 2021, 7:57 PM IST
Haiti President Jovenel Moïse's Assassination: Who Is Christian Emmanuel Sanon?
A Haitian man identified as Christian Emmanuel Sanon was on Sunday arrested as a suspect in the assassination of the country’s 48-year-old president Jovenel Moïse last week. Who is he?
Top StoriesJul 14, 2021, 1:58 PM IST
Kerala announces complete lockdown on July 17, 18; know what is allowed and what is not
God's own country Kerala which continues to face health emergencies for the last few years has once again announced a complete lockdown. The lockdown will be for two days on July 17 and 18. The lockdown is to avoid people gathering during weekends and to arrest the virus.
SportsJul 13, 2021, 6:29 PM IST
From aiming at mango trees to aiming for Olympic Gold: PM Modi boosts archer Deepika Kumari's morale
"You made challenges your strength. The nation is confident that you would make the country proud in the Olympics," the Prime Minister told the world number 1 woman archer.