More than 38.86 cr COVID-19 vaccine doses provided to States, UTs so far

New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): In view of the prevailing COVID-19 situation, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday informed that more than 38.86 crores of vaccine doses have been provided to States and Union Territories (UTs).

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 10:06 IST

Psychoanalysis test reveals 2 accused in connection with Israel Embassy blast case telling 'partial truth'

New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): The results of the psychoanalysis test of four suspects arrested from Ladakh in connection with the Israel Embassy-Delhi blast case found that two of them were telling "partial truth" as far as their role in the blast is concerned, said Delhi Police sources on Monday.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 10:02 IST

Petrol touches new high in Delhi with Rs 101.19 per litre

New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): Petrol prices in the national capital rose to Rs 101.19 per litre on Sunday, touching another record high figure.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 10:02 IST

Light-moderate rains likely to occur in parts of Haryana, UP, U'khand

New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday informed that light to moderate rains is likely to occur in parts of Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand today.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 09:39 IST

COVID-19: Small chariot makers suffer as containment zones increases in WB

Midnapore (West Bengal) [India], July 12 (ANI): Even during the season of Rath Yatra, the artists making small chariots suffering huge losses as they could not sell their products since the containment zones increased in the Midnapur and Kharagpur municipalities in West Bengal.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 09:32 IST

One killed in wall collapse in J-K's Rajouri

Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], July 12 (ANI): One person was killed when a retaining wall of the Government Medical College collapsed on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri due to heavy rainfall.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 09:30 IST

PM Modi greets nation as Jagannath Rath Yatra celebrations begin today

New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted the nation on Rath Yatra and prayed to Lord Jagannath for their good health and prosperity.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 09:40 IST

Assam Rifles apprehends two with contraband worth Rs 39 lakhs in Mizoram

Champhai (Mizoram) [India], July 12 (ANI): The Serchhip Battalion of Assam Rifles apprehended two smugglers and recovered contraband items worth Rs 39 lakhs in Farkawn village in Champhai district of Mizoram, Assam Rifles said on Monday.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 09:16 IST

Bara Hindu Rao firing incident: Shoot out at Shastri park, 5 criminals nabbed, injured

New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): As many as five criminals got injured in a shoot out at Shastri Park area in the national capital between Northern Range team of Delhi Police's Special Cell and some criminals, in an operation carried out to arrest the accused persons in the Bara Hindu Rao firing incident.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 09:16 IST

Amit Shah wishes people on occasion of Rath Yatra

New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday wished people on the occasion of Jagannath Rath Yatra and wished that Lord may shower his blessings on everyone and fill everyone's life with good health, prosperity and good fortune.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 09:04 IST

Chennai studio clicks free photographs of those vaccinated against COVID-19

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 12 (ANI): In a bid to encourage people to get vaccinated against COVID-19, a Chennai-based studio has come forward to click pictures of those who have taken their jabs.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 08:55 IST

Two-day curfew in Puri, security increased as Rath Yatra celebration begins in Odisha

Puri (Odisha) [India], July 12 (ANI): As the nine-day long festival, Rath Yatra began in Odisha from Monday, a two-day curfew has been imposed and a total of 65 platoons of police force have been deployed across the city, informed Narasingha Bhol, IGP Northern Range.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 08:56 IST

Rath Yatra begins at Ahmedabad's Jagannath Temple, Gujarat CM offers prayers

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], July 12 (ANI): Rath Yatra began at Gujarat's Ahmedabad on Monday ahead of which Chief Minister Vijay Rupani offered his prayers to Lord Jagannath.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 08:31 IST

Shivraj Singh Chouhan offers condolences on demise of Indore MP Shankar Lalwani's wife

Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], July 12 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday evening visited Indore MP Shankar Lalwani's residence to express condolences on his wife Amita Lalwani's demise.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 08:26 IST

PM Modi express grief as lightning kills 16 people in Rajasthan

New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed his deepest condolences over the deaths of at least 16 people due to lightning strikes in several districts of Rajasthan.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 08:26 IST

President Kovind greets nation on occasion of Lord Jagannath's Rath Yatra

New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday greeted citizens on the occasion of Rath Yatra and prayed that Lord Jagannath would bring them happiness, prosperity and health.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 08:09 IST

Tripura CM sends pineapples for Bangladesh PM

Agartala (Tripura) [India], July 12 (ANI): As a token of respect and courtesy, Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has sent 400 pineapples to Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 07:12 IST

J-K's SKIMS celebrates 'International Nurses Day', appreciates nursing staff for tireless service amid COVID-19

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], July 12 (ANI): The Department of Nursing Administration, Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) on Sunday celebrated "International Nurses Day" to appreciate the nursing staff for serving people tirelessly amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 06:55 IST

Villages should not be seen as mere 'factories supplying food to cities': VP Naidu

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 12 (ANI): Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said that providing better prices for agricultural produce and timely, affordable credit to farmers is crucial to sustaining agriculture in the country.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 06:47 IST

Bonalu celebrations kick off in Hyderabad

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 12 (ANI): Ashada Bonalu celebration kick-started in Hyderabad on Sunday amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Updated: Jul 12, 2021 06:46 IST