Babulal Marandi demands action against Dhanbad SSP for negligence in ADJ killing case

Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], August 1 (ANI): Former Jharkhand Chief Minister and BJP leader Babulal Marandi demanded that strict action be taken against the Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) of Dhanbad Sanjeev Kumar for negligence in the case of alleged killing of Additional District Judge Uttam Anand.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 07:09 IST

Covid vaccination suspended after chaos at Karachi's biggest inoculation centre

Karachi [Pakistan], August 1 (ANI): The vaccination process was reportedly stopped at Karachi Expo Centre following chaos after hundreds of people rushed to get themselves inoculated against COVID-19.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 07:09 IST

Aspiring astronaut from Tamil Nadu seeks help to pursue studies abroad

Theni (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 1 (ANI): An aspiring astronaut from Tamil Nadu's Theni district, who has received an admission letter from an academy in Canada for a pilot training course, is seeking help to fulfil her dreams.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 06:52 IST

Turkey reports 22,332 COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours

Ankara [Turkey] August 1 (ANI/Xinhua): Turkey on Saturday registered 22,332 new COVID-19 cases, raising its tally of infections to 5,727,045, according to its health ministry.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 06:25 IST

Delhi-NCR receives spells of rain, IMD predicts thunderstorm, heavy downpour in next 2 hours

New Delhi [India], August 1 (ANI): Rain lashed parts of Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) in the early hours of Sunday.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 06:20 IST

Container truck containing 780 bags of imported sugar falls into sea at Karachi port

Karachi [Pakistan], August 1 (ANI): A container truck carrying 780 sugar bags fell into the sea at Karachi port after its brakes failed, but the driver was unhurt.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 06:19 IST

Trump defends 'corrupt election' remark after release of justice department notes

Washington DC [US], August 1 (ANI): Former President Donald Trump on Saturday (local time) defended his comments to top Department of Justice (DOJ) officials about the 2020 election after notes from a call in December were released.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 05:38 IST

Afghanistan flood: Death toll rises to 113

Nuristan [Afghanistan], August 1 (ANI): The death toll of last week's flooding in Afghanistan's Kamdish district has risen to 113 with dozens still missing, TOLO News reported quoting an official, adding that 70 more were injured.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 05:38 IST

Hyderabad-based organisation collects pre-used cycles, repairs and donates them to the needy

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], August 1 (ANI): In a bid to help the needy, Happy Hyderabad, a community-based organisation has undertaken Project Diya in which they collect pre-used cycles from people who wish to donate, repair them and give them to the needy.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 05:38 IST

DK Shivakumar urges K'taka CM to start work on Mekedatu project immediately

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], August 1 (ANI): Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) chief DK Shivakumar urged Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai to immediately commence work on Mekedatu dam project.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 05:15 IST