India's total active cases down to 1,07,019, lowest in 541 days

India's total active cases down to 1,07,019, lowest in 541 days

Saturday, 27 November 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

India saw a single-day rise of 8,318 new coronavirus infections taking the country's total tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,45,63,749, while the active cases have declined to 1,07,019, the lowest in 541 days, according to Union Health Ministry data updated on Saturday. The death toll has climbed to 4,67,933 with 465...

India asks Pak to expedite trial in 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks case

India asks Pak to expedite trial in 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks case

Friday, 26 November 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

India cannot forget the wounds of the Mumbai terror attacks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday on the 13th anniversary of the dastardly strike even as a senior diplomat of the Pakistani High Commission was summoned to convey that Islamabad must ensure expeditious trial in the case. In a note...

SC seeks Centre, Rakesh Asthana's replies on NGO's plea against his appointment as Delhi CP

SC seeks Centre, Rakesh Asthana's replies on NGO's plea against his appointment as Delhi CP

Friday, 26 November 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear the plea of an NGO challenging the Delhi High Court order which upheld the Centre's decision to appoint senior IPS officer Rakesh Asthana as Delhi Police Commissioner. A bench of Justices D Y Chandrachud and A S Bopanna issued notice to te Centre...

CBI gets sanction to prosecute retired Allahabad High Court judge in corruption case

CBI gets sanction to prosecute retired Allahabad High Court judge in corruption case

Friday, 26 November 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

The CBI has received sanction to prosecute retired Allahabad High Court Judge Justice S N Shukla in a corruption case for allegedly favouring a private medical college in his orders, officials said. The CBI had applied for a go ahead from the high court to prosecute the retired judge on April...

Dynastic parties matter of concern to people committed to Constitution: PM Modi

Dynastic parties matter of concern to people committed to Constitution: PM Modi

Friday, 26 November 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

Dynastic parties are a matter of concern to people committed to the Constitution and are against the spirit of democracy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday at a Constitution Day event in Parliament. Modi also paid tributes to security personnel who lost their lives during the November 26, 2008, terror...

Param Bir Singh appears before Thane police to join probe in extortion case

Param Bir Singh appears before Thane police to join probe in extortion case

Friday, 26 November 2021 | PTI | Mumbai

Former Mumbai police commissioner Param Bir Singh on Friday appeared before the police officials in neighbouring Thane in connection with the investigation into an extortion case registered against him there, sources said. Singh reached the Thane Nagar police station along with his lawyer around 10.30 am, they said. The probe team is...

TMC moves SC alleging violation of court orders for free and fair Tripura municipal polls

TMC moves SC alleging violation of court orders for free and fair Tripura municipal polls

Friday, 26 November 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

The Trinamool Congress moved the Supreme Court on Friday seeking a probe by a court-monitored panel into the alleged large-scale violence during the municipal polls in Tripura. A bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and AS Bopanna was told by senior advocate Kapil Sibal, who sought urgent listing of two applications filed...

Mumbai: Tributes paid to martyrs on 13th anniversary of 26/11 attack

Mumbai: Tributes paid to martyrs on 13th anniversary of 26/11 attack

Friday, 26 November 2021 | PTI | Mumbai

Floral tributes were paid on Friday to the martyrs who laid down their lives while fighting terrorists who attacked Mumbai on November 26, 2008. Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and state Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil paid their respects at the memorial at the police...

State Editions

Transformed schools in S'garh have no HMs, required teachers

27 November 2021 | MAlAY RAY | Bhubaneswar

Jajpur’s renowned poet D Mallick honoured

27 November 2021 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Folk artists felicitated in Talcher

27 November 2021 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Binka farmers spending sleepless nights

27 November 2021 | SRIKUMAR MAHANTA | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

Mapping the Indian travel trend

21 November 2021 | Rajeev Kale | Agenda

Power of Kindness

21 November 2021 | Sant Rajinder Singh | Agenda

Fix your mental health

21 November 2021 | Anamika Yaduvanshi | Agenda

Soul conscious helps

21 November 2021 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Can destiny be defined?

21 November 2021 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

SOME MOTHERS DO ’AVE IT

21 November 2021 | SUPRIYA RAMESH | Sunday Pioneer