From notorious Uttar Pradesh gangster Vikas Dubey’s arrest to the complete withdrawal of Chinese troops from Hot Springs and Gogra regions in Ladakh, here are the most noteworthy news items of the day.
No community transmission in India, Health Ministry asserts
The ministry also said that the World Health Organization (WHO) has also not provided any standard definition of the localised outbreak and community transmission. Read More
From shootout in Kanpur to arrest in MP, here is what happened in gangster Vikas Dubey's case
The Uttar Pradesh Police kept looking for Dubey in Delhi, Rajasthan, Haryana, and even in Nepal but he managed to reach Madhya Pradesh amidst all the checking and screening. Read More
Withdrawal of Chinese troops in Gogra and Hot Springs complete: Sources
China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) on Thursday completed moving back its troops from the face-off sites in Gogra and Hot Springs in eastern Ladakh in line with the understanding reached with the Indian Army. Read More
'India will play a leading role in global revival': PM Narendra Modi
Delivering the inaugural address at the India Global Week 2020, a virtual conference being organised in the UK, PM Narendra Modi on Thursday said that India would play a leading role in global revival amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read More
PHOTOS: Last rites of veteran actor and comedian Jagdeep
Veteran actor Jagdeep, best known for his comedic roles, passed away due to age-related problems at the age of 81. Click To See
Existence of NDR fund does not prohibit PM-CARES, Centre tells Supreme Court
The Centre has informed the Supreme Court that there are several funds either established earlier or now for carrying out various relief works, and PM-CARES is one such fund with voluntary donations. Read More
10 vaccine candidates in the race to fight COVID-19
With 12 million cases globally and more than 7.67 lakh cases in India, the world is placing its collective hope and efforts into developing a vaccine that would tackle COVID-19 virus. Read More
Your view: Do you think COVID-19 vaccine will be ready by Aug 15?
Indian pharma major Bharat Biotech has claimed to have invented the candidate vaccine for COVID-19, named Covaxin, which has been approved for trial on humans by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). Have Your Say
WATCH: Zakir Naik says Ravish Kumar a noble man, but will not get a place in 'Jannah'
The Indian Islamic preacher Dr Zakir Naik, who has been in hiding in Malaysia for the last few years, has said that ‘non-Muslims’, however noble their intent, shall never find a place in ‘Jannah’ or Muslim heaven. VIDEO
Karan Johar trolled again, this time for attending Neetu Kapoor's birthday party
Actor Neetu Kapoor turned 62 on Wednesday and to mark a small celebration, her family threw a party with friends from the industry in attendance. Read More