The PAGD, with Farooq Abdullah as president and Mehbooba Mufti as the vice president, has already announced the seat-sharing arrangement for the District Development Council (DDC) polls in Jammu and Kashmir scheduled to be held on December 4.
Former Goa Governor Mridula Sinha passed away on Wednesday, just days ahead of her 78th birthday.
On Tuesday, India reported 29,164 new Covid-19 cases and 449 deaths. The figure of Wednesday is almost 32 per cent more in the single-day spike.
Breaking News LIVE, November 18: India recorded 29,164 new COVID-19 infections on Tuesday – less than 30,000 in a day for the first time in over four months, government coronavirus data shows.
The Information and Broadcasting Ministry, in an affidavit, has defended the media reports in connection with the Tablighi Jamaat event, which was held in March.
The Centre issued the moratorium notification under Section 45 (2) of the Banking Regulation Act, 1949. The moratorium came into effect from 6 p.m. on Tuesday and will be in place up to December 16, 2020.
After the crushing defeat of the Congress in the recently held by-polls on 28 Assembly seats in Madhya Pradesh, speculation across political and media circles is that the Congress leadership is set for a complete overhaul in the state.
With 449 more fatalities in the past 24 hours, India toll stood at 1,30,519, as the overall tally reached 88,74,290, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare data showed.
Breaking News LIVE, November 17: American biotech company Moderna on Monday announced its vaccine candidate against the novel coronavirus had shown an efficacy of 94.5 per cent. The company does not currently have an arrangement to supply its vaccine in India.
The Indian Council of Medical Research tested 8,44,382 more samples on Monday, taking the total numbers to 12,65,42,907.
Jaishankar said he believes that the diaspora is not just an economic factor but they helped determine India’s branding in the world.
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot condoled the death of Meghwal, who was a five-time MLA.
A few days ago, Sonu announced that he is all set to come up with his autobiography titled I am No Messiah.
Former Haryana minister Om Prakash Jain passed away on Monday at a private hospital in Delhi due to COVID-19 infection and lungs infection.
Breaking News LIVE, November 16: Nitish Kumar will take oath as the Chief Minister of Bihar for the fourth straight term this afternoon after closely-fought legislative assembly elections in the state.
Himachal Pradesh’s tourist resort Manali and Shimla’s nearby destinations Kufri and Narkanda were on Monday enveloped by a blanket of snow, the season’s first, giving the resort and its neighbouring areas a picturesque look.
After deputing its ‘Bihar Man’ and party general Secretary Bhupendra Yadav as its pointsman for the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Election, the BJP has deputed Minister of State for Finance, Anurag Thakur to win it the forthcoming Jammu Kashmir local body polls.
The Centre has also decided to double the RT-PCR tests in the national capital. These decisions came at the Delhi government and Centre’s emergency meeting at Delhi’s North Block in the wake of rising Covid cases
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to tribal leader Birsa Munda on his birth anniversary on Sunday and said his contribution to the freedom movement and social harmony will always inspire the countrymen.
The Press Council of India started functioning on November 16, 1966.
The Congress treasurer has tested positive for Covid-19 last month.
According to Prof Mohd Shameem, principal investigator, all applications will be screened as per the protocol and procedure laid down by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) before inclusion in the study/trial.
In a tweet in Hindi, the Prime Minister extended wishes for the happiness, prosperity and good health of people of Jharkhand on the occasion.
Breaking News LIVE, November 15: Total recoveries stood at more than 81.6 lakh as almost 48,000 patients fought off the coronavirus in the last 24 hours.