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Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 on the Richter scale hits south-east of Champhai in Mizoram

An earthquake of magnitude 5.0 on the Richter scale hit 98 km south-east (SE) of Champhai in Mizoram at around 7:29 pm today: National Center for Seismology

510 new COVID-19 cases and 31 deaths reported in Gujarat

DGFT lifts export ban on hydroxychloroquine API and its formulations

Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) lifts export ban on hydroxychloroquine API and its formulations.

Clothing and footwear shops will open in the state from tomorrow: Jharkhand Chief Minister

Kerala's COVID-19 tally rises to 2,794 after 97 more people test positive; death toll mounts to 21: Officials

Tamil Nadu reports 2,141 new COVID-19 positive cases

Tamil Nadu reports 2,141 new COVID-19 positive cases, taking the total number of positive cases to 52,334. Death toll is at 625 after 49 deaths were reported today: State Health Department

210 fresh cases of COVID-19 and 12 deaths reported in Karnataka

210 fresh cases of COVID-19 and 12 deaths have been reported in Karnataka. Total positive cases stand at 7944 and death toll is at 114: State Health Department

Chhattisgarh CM named school after galwan valley clash martyr, ex gratia of Rs 20 lakhs, govt job to a family member

Correction - A school will be named after martyr Ganesh Ram Kunjam (who lost his life in galwan valley clash). An ex gratia of Rs 20* lakhs & govt job to a member of his family will be given by the state government: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel

Congress moves 'No Confidence Motion' against Manipur CM N Biren Singh's govt

Manipur Congress Legislative Party leader Okram Ibobi Singh writes to the Governor, requesting to call a special Assembly session to adopt a resolution on 'No Confidence Motion' against CM N Biren Singh's govt&to invite the newly formed Secular Progressive Front to form the govt.

PSA detention of Nayeem Akhtar, Hilal Ahmad Lone revoked: Officials

The detention of Hilal Ahmad Lone, son of National Conference Lok Sabha MP Mohammad Akbar Lone, and PDP leader Nayeem Akhtar under the Public Safety Act was revoked on Thursday, officials said.

"The detention of Nayeem Akhtar and Hilal Ahmad Lone under the PSA has been revoked by authorities concerned," the officials said.

The revocation of their detention comes two days after the Jammu and Kashmir High Court quashed the PSA detention of NC general secretary Ali Mohammad Sagar. The six-time former MLA was released on Wednesday from 10-month detention.

No Indian troops missing in action, says MEA

Major General-level talks between India and China are over after more than six hours. All the personnel who took part in the Galwan valley operations on June 15-16 are accounted for and no personnel are missing in action: Sources

China has repeatedly said that the incident happened because Indian front-line troops blatantly broke the consensus, says Chinese Foreign Ministry

China has repeatedly said that the incident happened because the Indian front-line troops blatantly broke the consensus reached by the military chiefs of both sides: Zhao Lijian, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson

Border situation is overall stable and controllable, says Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson

Border situation is overall stable and controllable. We believe that under guidance of consensus reached by leaders of 2 countries, 2 sides can properly handle the situation, jointly safeguard peace and stability along the border and promote healthy and stable bilateral relations: Zhao Lijian, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson

Security forces apprehend militant from Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir: Army official

Discussion with Home Minister was focussed on how we can save the entire NCR, says Delhi CM

The discussion with Home Minister Amit Shah was focussed on how we can save the entire NCR unit from COVID-19 because NCR can't be separated. Delhi, Gurugram, Noida and Faridabad are the same: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal.

Himachal Pradesh Education Board declares Class 12 results with an overall pass percentage of 76.07

Himachal Pradesh Education Board declares Class 12 results with an overall pass percentage of 76.07; girls outshine boys: Officials.

Ladakh face-off: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to attend all-party meet convened by PM Narendra Modi on Friday: TMC sources

Jammu and Kashmir reports seven COVID-19 related deaths in 24 hours, 71 total deaths

Jammu and Kashmir reports seven COVID-19 related deaths in 24 hours; total fatalities jump to 71 in the Union Territory: Officials

Within 125 days, for 116 districts, nearly 25 schemes of the government will be brought , says FM

Within 125 days, for 116 districts, nearly 25 schemes of the government will be brought together under Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyan, we will reach saturation levels for each of those schemes within those 125 days: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

671 more COVID-19 cases in Nepal, 7,848 total cases

671 more COVID-19 cases reported in Nepal in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of cases in the country to 7,848: Nepal Health Ministry

630 new COVID-19 positive cases in UP, 5,659 active cases, 488 deaths

630 new COVID-19 positive cases reported in the state, in last 24 hours. There are 5,659 active cases, 9,638 people have been discharged after making full recovery from the disease. A total of 488 people have succumbed to it: Principal Health Secretary Amit Mohan Prasad

Sensex soars 700.13 points, currently at 34,208.05

Pak violates ceasefire, fires mortal shells towards Indian positions in J&K's Macchil sector

Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Macchil sector of Jammu and Kashmir by firing mortar shells towards Indian positions on Thursday, Army officials said here.

Uttarakhand reports 57 new COVID-19 cases, 2,079 total cases

Uttarakhand reports 57 new COVID-19 cases till 2:30 PM today, taking the total number of positive cases to 2,079: State Control Room COVID-19

Portion of a building in Kurla, Mumbai collapses

Mumbai: Portion of a building collapsed in Kurla area today, no casualties reported.

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to address a press conference at 4 pm today

Coronavirus: SC refuses to hear plea for directing Centre to move ICJ for compensation from China

The Supreme Court Thursday refused to entertain a plea seeking direction to the Centre to approach the International Court of Justice (ICJ) and file a USD 600 billion compensation case against China, alleging that the COVID-19 pandemic was "deliberately created" by it.

586 COVID-19 positive cases in Himachal Pradesh, 6 deaths

586 COVID-19 positive cases reported in Himachal Pradesh so far, including 6 deaths and 368 recovered: State health department

Rupee settles on a flat note; up 2 paise at 76.14 (provisional) against US dollar

Rupee settles on a flat note; up 2 paise at 76.14 (provisional) against US dollar

299 fresh cases of COVID-19 in Andhra Pradesh, 5,854 total cases

299 fresh cases of COVID-19 and two deaths recorded in Andhra Pradesh in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of cases to 5,854 and death toll to 92. Number of active cases stands at 2,779: State Health Department

The New Map Amendment Bill (Coat of Arms) proposes change in the map of Nepal to include parts of Indian territory.

Supreme Court stays annual Rath Yatra at Puri's Jagannath Temple

Supreme Court stays the annual Rath Yatra at Puri's Jagannath Temple in Odisha on June 23

Supreme Court asks telecom companies to file their financial statements and balance sheets

Supreme Court asks telecom companies to file their financial statements and balance sheets. The court lists the matter for further hearing in the third week of July.

Centre has opted to bow down, says Priyanka Gandhi

We lost 20 Jawans. The Centre should give some strong messages but the government has given Delhi-Merrut Semi Highspeed Rail Corridor contract to a Chinese company and has opted to kneel down.

Many Indian companies are equally capable to do so, tweeted Priyanka Gandhi.

Who is to be blamed?, asks Rahul Gandhi

Who is to be blamed?, tweeted Rahul Gandhi

Delhi government has decided to cap the rates for COVID-19 RT-PCR test at ₹ 2400 inclusive of all charge: Minister Manish Sisodia

Delhi government has decided to cap the rates for COVID-19 RT-PCR test at Rs 2400 inclusive of all charges: Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia

We have set a target to gasify around 100 million tonnes of coal by 2030, says PM

We have set a target to gasify around 100 million tonnes of coal by 2030. I have been told that 4 projects have been identified for this and about 20 thousand crores will be invested in them: PM Narendra Modi

Rhea Chakraborty arrives at Bandra Police Station for interrogation by police on Sushant Singh Rajput suicide case

Mumbai: Actor and Sushant Sigh Rajput's friend Rhea Chakraborty arrives at Bandra Police Station; she has been called for interrogation by police, in connection with Sushant's suicide case.

To make India self-reliant in the energy sector, a major step is being taken today: PM Narendra Modi

Total number of cases in Odisha stands at 4,512

The total number of cases in the state stands at 4512, of which 3047 have recovered and 1451 cases are active: Odisha Government

Fire breaks out on the third floor of Rohini Court, Delhi

Delhi: Fire breaks out on the third floor of Rohini Court. 9 fire tenders present at the spot. More details awaited.

Update: Security forces kill terrorist in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district; operation still on: police.

Amit Shah to hold a meeting today at 12 PM with senior administrative officers of Delhi-NCR, in view of COVID-19

Union Home Minister Amit Shah to hold a meeting today at 12 PM with senior administrative officers of Delhi-NCR, in view of COVID-19 management and situation in the national capital.

CBSE to decide on exams by June 23

CBSE will decide on its pending class 10 and 12 board exams by June 23, reported The Hindu

Rupee rises 4 paise to 76.12 against US dollar in early trade

The recovery rate has further improved to 52%; the recoveries/deaths ratio stands at 94%:5%: Government of India

The recovery rate has further improved to 52.95%; the recoveries/deaths ratio stands at 94.07%:5.93%: Government of India.

Spurt in corona cases worries Agra administrators

Agra district administrators and the city medical fraternity are worried by the spurt in the number of COVID-19 cases and deaths, after the lockdown was lifted.

In the past 24 hours, there have been three deaths and 19 new cases. The latest tally is: 70 deaths, 1,107 cases. District Magistrate P.N. Singh confirmed that 892 people had been discharged after recovery. The number of active cases is 142. A total of 17,685 samples had been collected.

Security forces kill terrorist in Pulwama encounter; operation still on

Security forces killed a terrorist during an encounter in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday, police said.

Woman raped in moving bus in UP

A woman passenger travelling with her minor children from Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh to Noida has alleged that she was raped by the driver inside the bus between the Lucknow and Mathura stretch, the police said.

The accused driver is absconding. However, the other driver has been apprehended for allegedly intimidating her, police said on Wednesday.

Why were our soldiers sent UNARMED to martyrdom?, asks Rahul Gandhi

How dare China kill our UNARMED soldiers?

Why were our soldiers sent UNARMED to martyrdom?, tweeted Rahul Gandhi

India will work with all member countries to promote global peace, security, resilience and equity: PM Modi

India will work with all member countries to promote global peace, security, resilience and equity:PM Modi on country's membership of UNSC

Deeply grateful for the overwhelming support shown by global community for India's membership of UN Security Council, says PM Narendra Modi

Sensex slips 52.46 pts to 33,455.46 in opening session; Nifty falls 13.45 pts to 9,867.70

Sensex slips 52 points to 33,455 in opening session; Nifty falls 13 points to 9,867

62,49,668 samples tested till 17th June. 1,65,412 samples tested in the last 24 hours: Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)

India reports highest single-day spike of 12,881 new COVID-19 cases pushing total cases to 3,66,946

India reports the highest single-day spike of 12,881 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours; 334 deaths reported. Total number of positive cases now stands at 3,66,946 including 1,60,384 active cases, 1,94,325 cured/discharged/migrated and 1,22,37 deaths: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Manish Sisodia given charge of Delhi health ministry after Satyendra Jain tests positive

Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia has been given additional charge of the health ministry and other departments allocated to Delhi Minister Satyendar Jain. Jain tested for positive COVID19 yesterday.

Encounter breaks out between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district: Official

Several US states hit record highs for COVID-19 cases

Several US states have hit record highs for new COVID-19 cases in recent days, raising fears of a new wave of the virus.

On Tuesday, nine states of Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina and Texas either reported new single-day highs or set a record for seven-day new case averages, Xinhua news agency quoted an analysis by The Washington Post as saying on Wednesday.

That trend continued in some states on Wednesday.

Israel reports 288 new COVID-19 cases, 19,783 in total

The Israeli Ministry of Health reported 288 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, bringing the total to 19,783.

This is the highest number of daily cases since April 23, when 305 new cases were recorded.

The number of death cases increased from 302 to 303, while the number of patients in serious condition dropped from 39 to 36, out of 136 patients currently hospitalized, Xinhua reported.

France's COVID-19 death toll up by 28 to 29,575

The coronavirus killed 28 more people in the past 24 hours in hospitals in France, bringing the country's death toll to 29,575, according to data released on Wednesday by the Health Ministry.

Among them, 19,118 people died in hospital. Data for social or medico-social establishments will be updated next Tuesday, Xinhua reported.

Beijing reports 21 new confirmed COVID-19 cases

Beijing reported 21 new confirmed domestically transmitted COVID-19 cases and three new asymptomatic cases on Wednesday, the municipal health commission said on Thursday.

By Wednesday, Beijing had reported 578 confirmed domestically transmitted cases, including 411 who had been discharged from hospitals after recovery and nine deaths, Xinhua reported.

CBI probe into Rs 180 crore fraud on banks

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case on a complaint from State Bank of India against Indore based-private company Indison Agro Foods Limited and its three Directors Vijay Kumar Jain, Mahendra Kumar, and Devraj Jain and unknown public servants on the allegations of cheating and defrauding the bank to the tune of approximately Rs 180.15 crore.

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