Monthly Archives: December 2020

Two more, including Chinese national, held in instant app loan cases:Hyderabad police

Hyderabad, Dec 30 (PTI) Two more persons, including a Chinese national, were arrested on Wednesday as part of investigations against instant app-based lenders accused...

J-K police say 3 militants killed in encounter; families claim they were not involved...

Srinagar, Dec 30 (PTI) Police on Wednesday claimed to have killed three militants in an overnight encounter in the city's Parimpora area but families...

Assam assembly passes Bill to clear industrial applications quickly

Guwahati, Dec 30 (PTI) The Assam assembly on Wednesday passed a Bill which seeks to speed up the process of clearing proposals for setting...

Assam assembly grants Bodo status of associate official language

Guwahati, Dec 30 (PTI) The Assam Assembly on Wednesday accorded Bodo the status of associate official language of the state, even as the opposition...

Assam Cong MLA makes personal political attack against

Guwahati, Dec 30 (PTI) Under pressure to apologise or face privilege motion, Congress MLA Rupjyoti Kurmi on Wednesday admitted in the assembly that he...

Winter Session of Assam Assembly adjourned sine die

Guwahati, Dec 30 (PTI) The winter session of Assam Assembly ended sine die on Wednesday after passing a total of 11 bills, including the...

Mizoram grapples with pandemic, earthquake, border row in 2020; puts an end to Bru...

Aizawl, Dec 30 (PTI) Amid the raging COVID-19 pandemic, which hit normal life in Mizoram, the state endured a series of earthquakes and a...

Rajdeep Goala resigns from Assam Assembly

Guwahati, Dec 30 (PTI) Expelled Congress MLA Rajdeep Goala, who joined the BJP on Tuesday, has resigned from the Assam Assembly, Speaker Hitendra Nath...

Manipur Police collects Rs 1.45 crore fine from people for violating COVID-19 guidelines

Imphal, Dec 30 (PTI) Manipur Police has collected a sum of Rs 1.45 crore as fine from people for violating COVID-19 guidelines in the...

6 security personnel among 9 new COVID-19 patients in Mizoram

Aizawl, Dec 30 (PTI) Mizoram's COVID-19 tally rose to 4,199 on Wednesday as nine more people, including six security personnel, tested positive for the...

Goa pip Hyderabad 2-1, end year on a high

Vasco, Dec 30 (PTI) FC Goa picked up three points in style as they staged a thrilling comeback to see off Hyderabad FC 2-1...

Australia’s batting line-up doesn’t look settled, full marks to Indian bowlers: Tendulkar

New Delhi, Dec 30 (PTI) The legendary Sachin Tendulkar has played against some of the finest Australian teams in his time but when he...

Rohit joins upbeat Indian team in Melbourne

Melbourne, Dec 30 (PTI) Star batsman Rohit Sharma on Wednesday joined the Indian team here after completing his two-week quarantine in Sydney, bolstering the...

Not surprised that India came hard in Melbourne Test: Cummins

Melbourne, Dec 30 (PTI) Not surprised with Indian team's retaliatory act in the second Test, Australian speedster Pat Cummins says they will assess the...

Putin hopes Russia and India would continue to work towards stepping up cooperation in...

Moscow, Dec 30 (PTI) President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday expressed hope that next year Russia and India would continue to work towards stepping up...

2 Indian families unable to travel to Beijing due to COVID-19 restrictions

Beijing, Dec 30 (PTI) Some Indians who tested positive for COVID-19 upon arrival in Wuhan from New Delhi on a Vande Bharat Mission flight...

Hindu temple vandalised in northwest Pakistan

Peshawar, Dec 30 (PTI) A Hindu temple was vandalised by an angry mob in northwest Pakistan on Wednesday, police said. The incident took place in...

Nepal seeks India’s help to procure COVID-19 vaccines for 20 per cent of its...

Kathmandu, Dec 30 (PTI) Nepal has sought India's help to procure COVID-19 vaccines for around 20 per cent of its population, as the Himalayan...

Blast at Yemen’s Aden airport as new Cabinet members land

Sanaa (Yemen), Dec 30 (AP) A large explosion struck the airport in the southern Yemeni city of Aden on Wednesday, shortly before a plane...

Scientists develop new method for visualizing breath to evaluate face masks

New York, Dec 30 (PTI) A new method for visualising the air exhaled while someone is speaking or singing could shed light on how...