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Daily cases plateau; Maharashtra adds 3,500 old Covid deaths to toll | India News

With a slight rise since the previous day, Wednesday saw 41,666 new cases and 509 deaths. It seems that India’s cases have plateaued in July and are declining at a very slow pace as compared to last month. The weekly average of cases shows that the average which was 42.5k in July’s first week decreased …

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Activist looks for payout, SC seeks Manipur reply | India News

NEW DELHI: A day after ordering NSA detainee Leichombam Erendro’s immediate release, the Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Manipur government to respond to his plea for compensation and fixing of accountability on officers for his illegal detention over a social media post on inefficacy of cow urine and dung against Covid-19. For Erendro’s father …

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Detention of Manipur activist under NSA: SC seeks state govt reply on compensation | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Manipur government to file its response on granting compensation to political activist Leichombam Erendro, who was released last evening from detention after being booked under the National Security Act for having criticised BJP leaders on use of cow dung and urine as cures for Covid-19. A …

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Manipur frees activist after SC gives it 6 hours to comply | India News

NEW DELHI: In another order that protects liberties, the Supreme Court on Monday gave the Manipur government six hours to release activist Leichombam Erendro, detained since May 13 for a social media post on the inefficacy of cow dung and urine against coronavirus after state BJP president Prof Tikendra Singh succumbed to Covid. A bench …

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Slowdown in decline of cases as some states register spike | India News

Daily cases of Covid-19 in India appeared to be plateauing as Kerala and several states in the northeast continued to register a spike while infections in Maharashtra showed little signs of declining for the fourth week running. India logged 42,718 fresh cases on Friday, a slight decrease from the numbers recorded in the past three …

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73 districts still have over 10% Covid positivity: Govt | India News

NEW DELHI: Even as Covid-19 cases have declined significantly in most parts of the country, around 73 districts still have more than 10% positivity. Also, nearly 80% of the total new cases have been reported from 90 districts, official data show indicating the second wave is now limited to certain areas needing focused measures and …

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Progressive decline in Covid-19 cases in northeast: Union minister Jitendra Singh | India News

NEW DELHI: Union minister Jitendra Singh on Saturday said there is a progressive decline in Covid-19 cases in all eight northeastern states but cautioned that the fall in active cases must be followed with greater thrust on vaccination and strict observance of relevant protocols. At a review meeting with health secretaries of all the eight …

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It’s for Parliament to rein in partisan Speakers: Supreme Court | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday said it was for Parliament to legislate and provide a timeframe for adjudication of disqualification petitions against legislators by Speakers, who of late have adopted a partisan approach to keep decisions on such pleas pending for long periods to benefit the ruling dispensation. Dealing with a PIL which …

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Rajnath Singh dedicates to nation 63 bridges in 6 states and 2 UTs | India News

NEW DELHI: Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Monday dedicated to the nation 63 bridges built by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) in six states and two union territories in sync with the government’s focus on enhancing border infrastructure. Singh, on a three-day visit to Ladakh, inaugurated the bridges at an event held at Kyungam, 88 …

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