106-year-old Delhi man, who survived Spanish Flu in 1918, beats COVID-19

The patient was discharged from the Rajiv Gandhi Super Speciality Hospital (RGSSH) recently after recovering, where his wife, son and another family member also recuperated after contracting the…

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COVID 19: Chennai set to ease lockdown amid rising cases

All grocery and vegetable shops will be allowed to remain open for 12 hours, but wearing a face mask will be compulsory for everyone stepping outside.

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Climate change 'fuelling deadly India lightning strikes'

Around 215 people -- farmers, rural labourers and cattle graziers -- have now died from strikes in the country's poorest state, authorities said.

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1984 anti-Sikh riots convict serving sentence in jail dies of COVID-19

Yadav, 70, ex-MLA of Palam constituency, was lodged in jail number 14, Mandoli where he was serving a 10-year sentence.

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PM Modi meets President Kovind, briefs him on issues of national, international importance

"Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on President Ram Nath Kovind and briefed him on the issues of national and international importance at Rashtrapati Bhavan today," read a post on the official…

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Heavy rain causes waterlogging in several areas in Mumbai

According to the India Meteorological Department, as of 8:30 am on Sunday morning, Thane reported 28 cm of rain, Santacruz 20.1 cm, and Colaba 13 cm.

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India to reopen Taj Mahal with social distancing, masks

Only 5,000 tourists will be allowed in a day, split into two groups, a far cry from peak levels of 80,000 a day who would swarm the mausoleum built in the northern city of Agra by Mughal emperor…

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India sees highest single-day jump of 24,850 COVID-19 cases, tally reaches 6,73,165

With these new cases, India`s coronavirus count now stands at 6,73,165 cases of which 2,44,814 patients are active cases. India`s cured/discharged patients crossed the 4 lakh mark with 4,09,082…

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CRPF personnel injured in IED blast in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

The blast took place at Gongoo area of Pulwama in South Kashmir this morning as security forces were passing through the area, a police official said.

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America loves India!: Trump thanks 'friend' PM Modi for Independence Day wish

Trump tweeted: “Thank you my friend. America loves India!”

 
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PM Modi wishes Donald Trump on US Independence Day

Independence Day is annually celebrated in the United States on July 4 and is often known as "the Fourth of July". 

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IAF ramping up deployment in key bases along border with China

The IAF has also pressed into service a fleet of C-17 Globemaster III transport aircraft as well as C-130J Super Hercules in transporting heavy military equipment and weaponry to several forward…

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India's medical research body defends timeline for coronavirus vaccine trials

The vaccine, being jointly developed by India’s Bharat Biotech and ICMR, is one of several candidates being tested globally to fight the coronavirus.

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Indian man wears gold face mask to ward off coronavirus

The precious metal covering weighs 60 grams and took craftsmen eight days to make.

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WHO praises India for efforts in handling COVID-19, but says it needs guidelines on how to report data

According to WHO, India's big challenge is "population", its geographic diversity, heterogeneity and the fact that it has multiple epidemics going on every state.

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