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India

Maharashtra adds two more Omicron cases, state tally at 10

Maharashtra so far has five high-risk and 315 low-risk contacts of the patients have been traced

World

Pakistan minister defends mob lynching, says 'even murders take place' when youth get emotional

Defence minister Pervez Khattak said boys entering adulthood are 'ready to do anything' and learn with age how to control their emotions

India

43 students of medical college test COVID-19 positive in Telangana's Karimnagar

The number of active cases of COVID-19 in the Telangana stood at 3,787, said the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday

India

Former UP Shia Waqf Board chairman Wasim Rizvi converts to Hinduism

Rizvi said Sanatan dharma is the first dharma of the world and it is full of believing in humanity

World

2+2 dialogue will turn into efficient platform for regional, international issues: Sergey Lavrov

The Russian finance minister said on Monday that both Russia and India have a similar worldview of a more polycentric, more multipolar, more equitable world order

India

Northeastern states to receive light to moderate rainfall, says IMD

Light to moderate rainfall at many places, with heavy rainfall at isolated places, likely over south Assam and Meghalaya, Mizoram and Tripura, said IMD

India

India, Russia sign agreements for procurement of over 6 lakh AK-203 assault rifles

Rajnath Singh said defence cooperation is one of the most important pillars of the bilateral partnership and thanked Russia for its strong support

India

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh holds talks with Russian counterpart General Sergey Shoigu

The two leaders met ahead of the first 2+2 ministerial dialogue between India and Russia today

India

'Useless, futile', says Manish Tewari after Sidhu calls for trade talks with Pakistan

Navjot Singh Sidhu had also asked that if the Karachi border is open, why they cannot open the Attari border for business

India

After Punjab, now Arvind Kejriwal promises Rs 1,000 per month to every woman in Goa

AAP has announced to contest all 40 seats in BJP-ruled Goa, where elections are due next year

India

Kangana Ranaut's car stopped in Punjab by 'mob' seeking apology for comments on farmers' stir

Stating that she was very shocked by this behaviour, the actor further mentioned that the 'mob' abused her with profanities and even threatened to kill her

India

Can't see Congress in power with over 300 seats in 2024 Lok Sabha polls, says Ghulam Nabi Azad

Speaking on the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, Azad while addressing a rally in Pooch district said that only Supreme Court can take such a decision or Congress has to come power with 300 plus seats but he does not see that happening

India

Cyclone Jawad: PM Modi chairs high-level meet, reviews states', Centre's preparedness

The prime minister has directed officials to take every possible measure to ensure that people are safely evacuated and to ensure maintenance of all essential services, according to the PMO

World

India, European Union agree to enhance clean energy and climate partnership till 2023

Both sides decided to hold India-EU High-Level Platform on Smart Grid Replication, identifying possible opportunities and barriers for replicating and upscaling smart grid projects in India

Politics

Uttarakhand polls 2022: PM Modi to make two visits to state this month; likely to hold rally in Kumaon

The prime minister is slated to visit Dehradun on 4 December, to inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of multiple projects, and again on 24 December, according to the PMO

India

Congress retaliates to 'no UPA' barb, set to launch all-out attack against Mamata Banerjee

This comes in the wake of the West Bengal chief minister taking a swipe at the Congress during her meet with NCP chief Sharad Pawar, where she declared “there is no UPA now”

World

United Airlines makes history, operates first commercial flight using 100% sustainable fuel in one of two engines

The flight carrying 100 passengers, operated with one of United's new Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets with 500 gallons of sustainable fuel in one engine and 500 gallons of traditional jet fuel in the other

World

Recep Tayyip Erdogan replaces finance minister as Lira hits record low against Euro

Nureddin Nebati, who replaced Lutfi Elvan, earlier served as deputy finance minister and has expressed his determination to continue the policy of lowering the discount rate

World

US expresses concern over rights abuses in Afghanistan at Doha meet, asks Taliban to take necessary steps

The meeting comes at a time when humanitarian crises are looming in Afghanistan and the economy of the Taliban-led country is on the brink of collapse

Sports

Eighth edition of Pro Kabaddi League to begin from 22 December; Bengaluru to host entire season

As a special format for PKL Season 8, Mashal has scheduled 'Triple Headers' on the first four days