Active Covid cases in country dip to 4,255

Covid-19: 347 new cases, active cases down to 5,516

New Delhi: India recorded 166 new coronavirus infections, while the active cases declined to 4,255, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated Wednesday. The total tally of Covid cases stands at 4.46 crore (4,46,73,949). The death toll climbed to 5,30,638 with five fatalities which include three deaths reconciled by Kerala. One death each has been reported from Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh in the last 24 hours, the data updated at...

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Ukraine leader defiant as drone strikes hit Russia again

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Kyiv: Drones struck inside Russia's border with Ukraine Tuesday in the second day of attacks exposing the vulnerability of some of Moscow's most important military sites, observers said. Ukrainian officials did not formally confirm carrying out drone strikes inside Russia, and they have maintained ambiguity over previous high-profile attacks. But Ukrainian presidential adviser Mikhail Podolyak taunted Moscow in comments on Twitter, and Britain's Defense Ministry said Russia was likely to consider...

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Chopper scam: How long can James be kept in custody because of his foreign nationality, asks SC

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New Delhi: The Supreme Court said Tuesday  just because Christian Michel James, an alleged middleman in the AgustaWestland chopper scam, is a foreign national, how long can he be kept in custody and does his not being an Indian justify  "complete deprivation" of his liberty. James is a United Kingdom national and was extradited from Dubai in 2018. A bench of Chief Justice DY Chandrachud and Justice PS Narasimha said, ordinarily,...

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Chinese spy ship spotted in Indian Ocean Region

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New Delhi: Chinese spy ship 'Yuan Wang 5', known to be fitted with various tracking and surveillance devices, has entered the Indian Ocean Region, ahead of a plan by India for a likely test firing a long-range ballistic missile in the Bay of Bengal, people familiar with the development said Tuesday. It is learnt that the Indian Navy is keeping an eye on the movement of the Chinese ballistic missile and...

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Mumbai: The rupee depreciated 25 paise to 82.75 against the US dollar in early trade Wednesday, tracking muted domestic equities ahead of the Reserve Bank of India's monetary policy decision. Forex traders said dollar demand in the overseas market and foreign fund outflows weighed on investor sentiments. At the interbank foreign exchange, the domestic unit opened at...

Sensex, Nifty start on choppy note; IT stocks decline

Mumbai: Equity benchmarks Sensex and Nifty opened on a choppy note Wednesday, tracking weakness in index heavyweights Wipro, TCS and Maruti ahead of the RBI monetary policy announcement. The 30-share index was trading 34.28 points or 0.05 per cent lower at 62,592.08 in early deals. Similarly, the Nifty slipped 14.55 points or 0.08 per cent to 18,628.20,...

Covid-19: 347 new cases, active cases down to 5,516

Active Covid cases in country dip to 4,255

New Delhi: India recorded 166 new coronavirus infections, while the active cases declined to 4,255, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated Wednesday. The total tally of Covid cases stands at 4.46 crore (4,46,73,949). The death toll climbed to 5,30,638 with five fatalities which include three deaths reconciled by Kerala. One death each has been reported...

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