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SportsJul 28, 2021, 12:54 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Gymnast Simone Biles withdraws from finals citing mental health issues
Simone Biles is the biggest name in world gymnastics currently. However, she has decided not to compete in the final of the Tokyo Olympics, citing mental health issues.
SportsJul 27, 2021, 4:47 PM IST
From Manika Batra to Ashleigh Barty: A look at the major upsets in Tokyo Olympics so far
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics continues to be held in full flow. However, surprises and upsets continue to be a part of it. In the same light, we take a look at the major upsets in the competition so far.
Top StoriesJul 26, 2021, 9:30 PM IST
Mizoram blames Assam for 'intrusion and aggression' that claimed lives of 6 policemen
Mizoram government has blamed the Assam Police for the aggression along the border between the two states that resulted in the loss of lives of six Assam Police personnel and injuries to many civilians.
SportsJul 25, 2021, 9:42 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Bryson DeChambeau tests COVID positive pre departure, pulled out of USA golf team
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics would see golfers in action soon. However, America's Bryson DeChambeau has tested positive for coronavirus before departure to Tokyo, as he has been pulled out of the golf team for the side.
DefenceJul 23, 2021, 7:45 AM IST
US Army chief is coming to New Delhi amid war in Afghanistan
In fact, Gen James C McConville will be arriving just days after Afghan Army Chief Gen Wali Mohammad Ahmadzai's visit to New Delhi.
World NewsJul 22, 2021, 12:43 PM IST
This day in History: First solo flight across globe, Gorbachev okayed ban on nukes
History often amazes us as to how unaware we are about milestones of the past. Here are events that carved a niche in history on July 22.
Top StoriesJul 21, 2021, 4:02 PM IST
'No oxygen shortage death data' sparks Opposition fury, BJP hits back
The Opposition accuses the government of lying in Parliament while the BJP says they should politicising deaths and put the onus on states for not reporting the deaths.
Top StoriesJul 21, 2021, 3:17 PM IST
Opposition-ruled states claimed no death due to oxygen shortage: BJP
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare’s (MoHFW) hit back at its rivals amid a row over the Modi government's reply in Parliament on the matter.
United StatesJul 21, 2021, 11:54 AM IST
Joe Biden warns stay vigilant about Delta variant though there’s dramatic drop in COVID deaths in US
In some parts of America, the Delta strain accounts for more than 80% of new infections, including some Midwestern states like Missouri, Kansas and Iowa.
Top StoriesJul 16, 2021, 12:26 PM IST
PM Modi interacts with CMs of most-infected states, expresses concern over rising cases
Prime Minister Modi stressed aggressive testing along with random testing and expressed hope that the spread would be contained with collective efforts.
SportsJul 15, 2021, 5:22 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: IOC guidelines state mask to be worn at all times, group photos on podium not allowed
The Tokyo Olympics is just eights days away, while the global event is being held amidst the raging pandemic. Meanwhile, IOC has issued guidelines, which states that the mask is to be worn at all times, where there would be no group photos on the podium.
Top StoriesJul 14, 2021, 4:01 PM IST
Ensure strict enforcement of COVID appropriate behaviour: Centre tells states
In a letter to the state chief secretaries, home secretary Ajay Bhalla wrote that the officers concerned should be made personally responsible for any laxity in strict enforcement of Covid appropriate behaviour.
Top StoriesJul 14, 2021, 2:07 PM IST
On Twitter, Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya fact-checks states claiming vaccine shortage
The Union Health Minister said that to facilitate vaccination through government and private hospitals, 11.46 crore vaccine doses were made available to the state governments and Union Territories in June. The vaccine availability was increased to 13.5 crores in July.