3 policemen injured at protests against mandatory COVID-19 passes in Paris

Paris [France] August 1 (ANI): At least three police officers have been injured during protests against mandatory COVID-19 passes in Paris, according to a law enforcement source, Sputnik citing local media reported.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 02:53 IST

Karachi logs over 2,200 infections on first day of lockdown in Sindh province in Pakistan

Karachi [Pakistan], August 1 (ANI): Pakistan's largest city Karachi has reported over 2,200 new COVID-19 cases on the first day of lockdown which was imposed on Saturday in the country's Sindh province.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 02:49 IST

Person suspected of starting forest fires in Turkey arrested

Ankara [Turkey] August 1 (ANI): President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday said that Turkey has arrested a person allegedly responsible for starting the ongoing forest fires in the country.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 02:53 IST

After announcing on social media that he is quitting politics, Babul Supriyo says he should be allowed dignity of silence

New Delhi [India], August 1 (ANI): After announcing on social media that he is quitting politics, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Babul Supriyo told ANI that he has written what he needed to write and should be allowed "dignity of silence" on the matter.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 02:20 IST

BJP to train 4 lakh volunteers to curb COVID-19 in 2 lakh villages: Tarun Chugh

New Delhi [India], August 1 (ANI): In a bid to curb the COVID-19 pandemic, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has set a target to train as many as 4 lakh of its party workers who will go to 2 lakh villages and help people fight the pandemic, said Tarun Chug, National General Secretary, BJP.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 02:20 IST

Overflowing Delhi's Naini Lake triggers alarm as snakes enter homes, residents hope for relief

New Delhi [India], August 1 (ANI): Incessant rains in the national capital have created panic among people residing around Naini Lake in Model Town where the water level has significantly risen in the past few days.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 01:57 IST

UK PM, wife expecting their second child around Christmas

London [UK], August 1 (ANI): UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his wife, Carrie Johnson, are expecting their second child in December, said Carrie on Saturday adding that she felt blessed but a bit nervous.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 02:31 IST

Pakistan policeman exposes himself to woman, arrested after video goes viral

Lahore [Pakistan], Aug 1 (ANI): A Pakistani policeman from Lahore exposed himself to a woman and abused her while she was entering a police van. Action was taken against him after his video went viral.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 01:06 IST

Vaccinated students happy to attend offline classes started at Bangalore colleges

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], August 1 (ANI): Partially or fully vaccinated students have started attending offline classes at higher education institutions in Bangalore which were allowed by the state government from July 26.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 01:00 IST

Cinema halls in Kolkata remain shut as opening them without a new movie release will mean losses: Hall owner

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], August 1 (ANI): Despite the West Bengal government's new order allowing cinema theatres to open in Kolkata with 50 per cent capacity, the owners decided to keep the gates shut until the release of a new movie.

Updated: Aug 01, 2021 00:35 IST