Covid positive Krunal out of IND-SL series with 7-day isolation

The second T20I between India and Sri Lanka in Colombo on Tuesday was postponed by a day after the visiting all-rounder Krunal Pandya tested positive for COVID-19, forcing him out of the series with seven days of isolation. However, all his eight close contacts, who were isolated, have tested “negative”…

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WHO commences emergency use listing review process of Covaxin: Govt

Bharat Biotech has submitted all documents required for its COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin's Emergency Use Listing (EUL) to the World Health Organisation (WHO) as of July 9 and the review process by the agency has commenced, Minister of State for Health Bharati Pravin Pawar informed Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. …

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Over 44.58 crore Covid vaccine doses given so far

The cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has surpassed 44.58 crore, the Union Health Ministry said on Tuesday. More than 36.87 lakh (36,87,239) vaccine doses were administered on Tuesday, according to a 7 PM provisional report. …

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No end to shooting disappointment; wins in hockey, boxing for India in Tokyo

There was resilience on display in hockey, a tactical mind sparkled in the boxing ring but the free fall in shooting remained perplexing and worrying as India’s Olympic campaign oscillated between some celebration and a lot of dejection on Tuesday. …

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MP: 2 die, 1 seriously ill after liquor party in Indore

At least two persons died of suspected poisoning and one person fell ill after attending a liquor party with friends at a bar in Madhya Pradesh’s Indore city, police said on Tuesday. A probe is on into the incident which comes after the death of six persons in a spurious…

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Heavy rain predicted in Odisha in next 3 days

The India Meteorological Department has forecast heavy rain in Odisha over the next three days as a low-pressure area formed over the Bay of Bengal on Tuesday. The low-pressure area formed over the north Bay of Bengal and neighborhood under the influence of Monday's cyclonic circulation over the same region,…

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Basavaraj Bommai to be latest in father-son duo club to occupy CM’s chair

When Basavaraj Bommai takes oath as Karnataka chief minister, he will be the latest in the father-son duos to occupy the CM’s post. His father Somappa Rayappa Bommai was the state chief minister during 1988–1989. …

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Delhi records 77 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths

Delhi recorded 77 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday. With this, the tally of COVID-19 cases in the national capital has reached over 14.36 lakh, while the death toll mounted to 25,046. Two fatalities have been recorded in the last 24 hours, according to the latest bulletin issued by the Delhi health department.  …

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Oppo Watch 2 With Snapdragon Wear 4100 SoC, Up to 16 Days Battery Launched: Price, Specifications

Oppo Watch 2 was unveiled on Tuesday as the company’s latest smartwatch. The new model comes in 42mm and 46mm sizes and has Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 4100 SoC. In addition to the Watch 2, Oppo unveiled the Oppo Enco Air Smart Edition and Enco Play TWS earbuds. Read More…

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