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Centre approves Rs 4,382 cr for six states to cover damages caused by cyclone, floods, and landslides
India

Centre approves Rs 4,382 cr for six states to cover damages caused by cyclone, floods, and landslides

The calamity assistance will be granted to West Bengal, Odisha, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Sikkim from the National Disaster Response Fund

From key bridges to strategically crucial tunnels, a look at BRO's infra push in North East
India

From key bridges to strategically crucial tunnels, a look at BRO's infra push in North East

Rajnath Singh recently complimented the BRO for its "unwavering commitment" towards delivering outstanding quality infrastructure

Schools partially reopen in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Sikkim from today; parental consent required to attend offline classes
India

Schools partially reopen in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Sikkim from today; parental consent required to attend offline classes

Students from classes 9 to 12 in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Sikkim can attend offline classes at their respective schools, but they have been given the option to not report to school

Sikkim to reopen for tourists from 10 October; SOPs for hotels, other tourism-related services expected soon
India

Sikkim to reopen for tourists from 10 October; SOPs for hotels, other tourism-related services expected soon

The Himalayan state has also decided to open its border with West Bengal for unrestricted movement of vehicles from 1 October, officials said

Coronavirus Updates: Maharashtra reports 14,492 new COVID-19 cases, 326 deaths; tally rises to 6,43,289
India

Coronavirus Updates: Maharashtra reports 14,492 new COVID-19 cases, 326 deaths; tally rises to 6,43,289

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: As many as 26 volunteers who reached the Air-India Express plane crash site in Kozhikode evacuated the injured passengers on 7 August, have tested positive for COVID-19

Sikkim extends total lockdown till 1 August as state reports first COVID-19 death
India

Sikkim extends total lockdown till 1 August as state reports first COVID-19 death

The hilly state has recorded nearly 500 coronavirus cases so far, of which 357 are active cases.

No respite from floods in Assam, Bihar; thunderstorm warning issued in Himachal Pradesh
India

No respite from floods in Assam, Bihar; thunderstorm warning issued in Himachal Pradesh

The number of people affected by the deluge in Assam increased to nearly 26.38 lakh people while the toll due to floods and landslides reached 123 with one more person dying on Saturday

IAF chief RKS Bhadauria says Galwan a small snapshot of what forces handle at short notice, well prepared for any contingency
India

IAF chief RKS Bhadauria says Galwan a small snapshot of what forces handle at short notice, well prepared for any contingency

The Indian Air Force is determined to deliver and is well prepared and suitably deployed to respond to any contingency, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria said on Saturday.

Sayani Gupta on playing a Northeastern character in Netflix film Axone: Authenticity is most important
Entertainment

Sayani Gupta on playing a Northeastern character in Netflix film Axone: Authenticity is most important

Sayani Gupta discusses Axone, arguably the first mainstream Hindi film that addresses the bias against Northeasternes, and how she has witnessed the same in her life.

Rahul Gandhi questions Narendra Modi's silence on Chinese intrusion; nationalism not 'exclusive monopoly' of BJP, says Congress
India

Rahul Gandhi questions Narendra Modi's silence on Chinese intrusion; nationalism not 'exclusive monopoly' of BJP, says Congress

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday alleged that China has taken away India's territory in Ladakh and questioned the prime minister's silence, as the opposition party stepped up its attack on the issue demanding that the government fix accountability.

Chinese troops present in sizeable numbers along LAC in Ladakh, admits Rajnath Singh; talks to resolve border dispute to be held on 6 June
World

Chinese troops present in sizeable numbers along LAC in Ladakh, admits Rajnath Singh; talks to resolve border dispute to be held on 6 June

Chinese troops are present in sizeable numbers along the border, defence minister Rajnath Singh said, in the first official statement since a nearly one-month-long standoff between India and Beijing along the LAC in Ladakh

US ready and willing to mediate in 'raging border dispute' between India and China, says Donald Trump
World

US ready and willing to mediate in 'raging border dispute' between India and China, says Donald Trump

Several areas along the LAC in Ladakh and North Sikkim have witnessed major military build-up by both the Indian and Chinese armies recently

India to go ahead with infra development in key areas along LAC despite ongoing stand-off with China in eastern Ladakh
India

India to go ahead with infra development in key areas along LAC despite ongoing stand-off with China in eastern Ladakh

India will not stop infrastructure development projects along India-China border despite China's attempts to vitiate the situation in areas like eastern Ladakh

Delhi L-G suspends official over ad referring to Sikkim as 'separate nation'; Opposition slams Arvind Kejriwal govt
India

Delhi L-G suspends official over ad referring to Sikkim as 'separate nation'; Opposition slams Arvind Kejriwal govt

An advertisement for recruitment of civil defence volunteers by Delhi government stoked a controversy on Saturday after it referred the people of Sikkim as 'subject' along with those from Bhutan and Nepal

Tensions build along India-China LAC in parts of Ladakh, northern Sikkim as both countries deploy additional troops
India

Tensions build along India-China LAC in parts of Ladakh, northern Sikkim as both countries deploy additional troops

Tension is gradually building up between Indian and Chinese armies in several areas in Ladakh and northern Sikkim along the un-demarcated Sino-India border with both sides bringing in additional troops, days after they were involved in two violent face-offs, authoritative sources said on Tuesday.

IAF scrambles fighter jets after spotting Chinese military choppers near Ladakh LAC; incident follows clash between Indian, Chinese troops in Sikkim
India

IAF scrambles fighter jets after spotting Chinese military choppers near Ladakh LAC; incident follows clash between Indian, Chinese troops in Sikkim

The Indian Air Force was forced to rush its fighter jet patrols in Ladakh after Chinese military choppers were found to be flying close to the Line of Actual Control

Good samaritan Bhaichung Bhutia continues to aid the helpless; okay with football without spectators at first
Sports

Good samaritan Bhaichung Bhutia continues to aid the helpless; okay with football without spectators at first

Bhutia supported the resumption of sport without spectators when the situation arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic improves, considering the "scope and reach of television and digital platforms".

Centre appeals to West Bengal govt to join PM-Kisan scheme; '70 lakh farmers in state can benefit,' says Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar
Politics

Centre appeals to West Bengal govt to join PM-Kisan scheme; '70 lakh farmers in state can benefit,' says Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar

Barring West Bengal, all other states and union territories are implementing the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Dinesh Karthik's 58 powers Tamil Nadu to victory over Vidarbha; Delhi thrash Sikkim by 9 wickets
First Cricket News

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Dinesh Karthik's 58 powers Tamil Nadu to victory over Vidarbha; Delhi thrash Sikkim by 9 wickets

Tamil Nadu thrashed Vidarbha by 113 runs in a Group B match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 cricket tournament to advance to the super league stage as the group topper.