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Coronavirus | Amitabh Bachchan tests negative for COVID-19, discharged from hospital

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 18:22:43 +0530 - cities

Throughout his hospitalisation, Amitabh Bachchan kept his fans and well-wishers updated about his health through his blog and Twitter posts

Car driver robbed

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 17:29:23 +0530 - cities

A 50-year-old car driver was assaulted and robbed of his mobile phone at knife point in Vepery on Saturday. The police said Lakshmanan, 50, of Kilpau

Gangster arrested

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 17:23:55 +0530 - cities

The city police arrested gangster Arumbakkam Radhakrishnan alias Radha after he robbed a man at knife point on Saturday. According to the police, the

Tenant ends life, police inspector suspended

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 17:20:35 +0530 - cities

Landlord complained against the victim who allegedly did not pay rent for several months

Man held for involvement in housebreaking cases

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 13:41:39 +0530 - cities

40 sovereigns of gold jewellery and 1.5 kg of silver recovered from the accused

Ram Nath Kovind, Arvind Kejriwal condole death of U.P. Cabinet minister Kamal Rani Varun

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 13:53:28 +0530 - cities

Kamal Rani, the cabinet minister for Technical Education in the U.P. government, succumbed to COVID-19 at the Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences in Lucknow on Sunday

Delhi University Teachers’ Association alleges raid at professor’s house

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 12:31:19 +0530 - cities

Jenny Rowena is the wife of Hany Babu, who was recently arrested in Mumbai by the National Investigation Agency in connection with the Bhima Koregaon-Elgar Parishad case

Delhi, Mumbai Customs to start faceless cargo assessment from August 3

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 11:30:17 +0530 - cities

The first phase of “faceless assessment” scheme was rolled out in Bengaluru and Chennai in June 2020.

Congress disputes election of CEO by Fadnavis government

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 08:17:26 +0530 - cities

‘Baldev Singh facing inquiry due to irregularities in SEEPZ’

9,601 new COVID-19 cases take Maharashtra tally past 4.3 lakh

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:59:46 +0530 - cities

Mumbai reported 1,047 new cases to take its case load to 1,15,331, while 45 more deaths pushed its toll to 6,398.

How narcotics and mobile phones were sold inside Bhondsi jail

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:44:59 +0530 - cities

Deputy Superintendent acted as conduit between inmates and drug suppliers

Allow hotels, weekly markets to reopen, Manish Sisodia writes to Amit Shah

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:40:52 +0530 - cities

On July 31, L-G Anil Baijal had rejected the AAP government’s decision to allow hotels and weekly markets to reopen in the city.

COVID-19 | Second serosurvey begins in Delhi

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:28:35 +0530 - cities

City sees 1,118 new COVID-19 cases, taking tally to 1,36,716; 10,596 active cases

Protest against EIA draft

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:23:48 +0530 - cities

All Progressive Movement, Coimbatore, staged a protest in Gandhipuram recently against the Central Government for releasing the draft Environment Impa

Corporation delegates building plan approval powers to zonal assistant commissioners

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:22:22 +0530 - cities

Coimbatore Corporation has empowered zonal assistant commissioners with the powers to give building and planning permission for buildings measuring 2,

36-year-old man arrested on murder charge

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:21:13 +0530 - cities

The Podanur police arrested a 36-year-old man on charges of murdering his wife’s co-worker, allegedly over the relationship he had with her. Esakki Li

‘Mobile stroke unit’ comes to the rescue of senior citizen

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:19:51 +0530 - cities

An ambulance dedicated for stroke patients helped in transporting a senior citizen, who suffered stroke recently. Named ‘mobile stroke unit’, the amb

Head Constable dies of virus

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 01:01:11 +0530 - cities

A policeman here died of COVID-19 at a city hospital on Friday, said officials on Saturday. Deputy Commissioner of Police (South) Atul Thakur said Hea

Boutique owner held for injuring 4

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:42:22 +0530 - cities

A 29-year-old boutique owner was arrested for allegedly injuring four persons, including an ice cream vendor in Amar Colony on Friday night, the polic

Seven held for robbing jewellery shop

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:41:16 +0530 - cities

They had also allegedly planned a heist on Id-ul-Zuha

Man arrested for duping people on pretext of job

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:39:52 +0530 - cities

He and his accomplice had fooled several people in Capital and other States

JNUTA writes to Centre over violation of reservation policy

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:37:45 +0530 - cities

Teachers’ union seeks intervention in faculty recruitment

Umar Khalid questioned in connection with riots

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:19:24 +0530 - cities

Mr. Khalid’s name appeared in the chargesheet submitted by the police against suspended AAP councillor Tahir Hussain.

SC comes to rescue of DU law student

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:35:11 +0530 - cities

Tells university to declare her results

Gymnasiums work out rules to keep clients safe from virus

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:29:05 +0530 - cities

Owners to increase slots, cap number of members once they reopen from Aug. 5

Maharaja’s retains its popularity among aspirants

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:31:53 +0530 - cities

Pandemic crisis fails to dampen demand for courses

Alungal Devassy, socialist leader, passes away

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:30:51 +0530 - cities

He was infected with SARS-CoV-2

Coronavirus | Ernakulam records 59 fresh cases

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 08:17:51 +0530 - cities

38 contract infection through local transmission; nearly 8,700 beds readied at 141 FLTCs

FIR against Sakra Hospital for ‘not providing information’

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:18:40 +0530 - cities

An FIR has been filed against the Sakra Hospital at Devarabisanahalli for allegedly not providing information to the officials about availability of

Panel to probe complaints into private hospital billing

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:11:59 +0530 - cities

Telangana Health Minister issues orders

Rejuvenation project at Sembakkam lake under way

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:11:47 +0530 - cities

Eco-restoration plan will be implemented by IIT-M, Nature Conservancy India and Care Earth Trust

E-audit of accounts of gram panchayats

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:10:46 +0530 - cities

TS plans to do more than asked for by Finance Commission

Only 1.7% of 35K domestic workers test COVID-positive in city

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:52:35 +0530 - cities

They were selected randomly; officials say it’s a ‘good sign’

ISKCON competitions

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:03:16 +0530 - cities

The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) will conduct online competitions from August 1 on the occasion of Sri Krishna Janmashtam

New one-way rule at Anna Nagar from Monday

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:02:59 +0530 - cities

Change will remain in effect for a week

Water Resources Department starts work to reduce the bund height of Cooum

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:01:44 +0530 - cities

It will be levelled with the road to allow flow of floodwater

Upgrade ESIC hospitals to AIIMS level, says HC

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 00:01:33 +0530 - cities

The Madras High Court has suggested that the Union Ministry of Labour and Employment raise standards of the Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESI

Sumit Deb is new CMD of NMDC

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 09:11:59 +0530 - cities

He succeeds N. Baijendra Kumar.

Shoma Sen spends birthday in jail for third consecutive year

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 08:16:57 +0530 - cities

The professor was arrested in June 2018 for involvement in Elgaar Parishad case

Coronavirus | Number of containment zones crosses 20,000 mark in Bengaluru

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 01:33:11 +0530 - cities

13,494 zones are active; residents want BBMP to reassess what falls within them

Coimbatore crosses 5,000 mark, death toll jumps to 64

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:46:17 +0530 - cities

Seven districts in western region register 441 positive cases

Coronavirus | Active cases cross 3,000 in Thiruvananthapuram

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 08:02:56 +0530 - cities

Of the 259 new cases on Saturday, 241 contract disease through local transmission

Flood situation worsens in Bihar; two more die

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:05:13 +0530 - cities

Close to 50 lakh affected due to overflowing rivers

‘Donate plasma, save lives’

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 08:56:49 +0530 - cities

Doctors, police do their bit to encourage the practice

COVID-19 | A.P. tally crosses 1.5-lakh mark

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 09:35:39 +0530 - cities

It increased from 1 lakh to 1.5 lakh cases in six days

Coronavirus | 95 cases in Kozhikode, total lockdown today

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 08:14:12 +0530 - cities

Sixty-five of the infections through local contact; man dies at medical college

Fourth industrial accident in Vizag in 3 months

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 09:33:45 +0530 - cities

CPI State secretary J.V. Satyanarayana Murthy demanded an independent judicial inquiry.

Scholars urge government to release Hany Babu

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 08:19:05 +0530 - cities

DU professor was arrested by NIA last week in Bhima-Koregaon case

COVID-19 | 1,155 new cases take Visakhapatnam district tally to 12,332

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 10:47:47 +0530 - cities

Three more persons succumb to virus; toll goes up to 94

Coronavirus | It has taken 137 days for the case count in Chennai to cross 1 lakh-mark

Posted on Sat, 01 Aug 2020 23:58:48 +0530 - cities

15 zones have cumulatively reported 1,00,877 cases; 2,140 residents have died

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