Pune reports 677 new Covid cases, 3 deaths

India, Aug. 30 -- Pune district reported 677 new Covid-19 cases and three deaths in 24 hours on Monday. This took the progressive count to 1.117 million of which 1.085 million have recovered, 19,538 d... Read More

Three of four-member gang arrested in Pimpri-Chinchwad, valuables worth rRs.r77.4 lakh recovered

India, Aug. 30 -- The Pimpri-Chinchwad police have arrested three persons of a four-member gang and recovered stolen valuables worth Rs.77.4 lakh. The fourth member, identified as Krushna Jadhav of Wa... Read More

Not paint or curry, Kerala man caught with gold layered in his jeans

India, Aug. 30 -- At a glance, it looks like jeans splattered with paint or curry, but it was not. Customs officials arrested a person from Kannur international airport on Monday after they found that... Read More

Transport dept clarifies: RC valid for 15 years but diesel vehicles over 10 years old, petrol variants older than 15 years cannot ply on Delhi roads

India, Aug. 30 -- The state transport department on Monday issued public notices to clarify that diesel vehicles over 10 years old and petrol variants over 15 years old cannot ply on Delhi-NCR roads e... Read More

Noted Bengali writer Buddhadeb Guha dies in Kolkata

India, Aug. 30 -- Noted Bengali writer Buddhadeb Guha died in a Kolkata hospital late Sunday. He was 85. Earlier this year in April, Guha was detected with Covid-19 and was admitted to a hospital for... Read More

Infiltration bid foiled on LoC in Poonch, 2 terrorists killed

India, Aug. 30 -- Indian Army on Monday foiled an infiltration bid and gunned down two terrorists on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, officials said. A defence spokes... Read More

No water supply in Pune city on September 2

India, Aug. 30 -- Areas across the city will have no water supply on Thursday (September 2) as the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has planned repair works at all water treatment plants. According t... Read More

Delhi likely to witness light rain on Monday: IMD

India, Aug. 30 -- Delhi is likely to witness light rain on Monday as per the India Meteorological Department (IMD) forecast. On Sunday too, the Safdarjung observatory, which is considered representati... Read More

Pak repatriates two Indians after years in jail

India, Aug. 30 -- Amritsar Pakistan repatriated two Indians, who had been languishing in the neighbouring country's jails for several years, via the Attari joint check post (JCP) on Monday. The duo, P... Read More

'Don't want anti-India forces to exploit Afghan situation to fuel cross-border terror': Rajnath Singh

India, Aug. 30 -- Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said that the government was closely monitoring the situation unfolding in Afghanistan and taking steps to ensure that anti-India forces do n... Read More