06 Jul, 23:28 (IST)

11 deaths and 1831 new COVID19 positive cases reported in Telangana today. The total number of positive cases in the state is now 25,733 including 10,646 active cases, 14,781 discharged and 306 deceased: State Health Department 

06 Jul, 23:07 (IST)

Telangana: Hyderabad's Charminar and Golconda fort reopen for the public from today. A seller at a shop near Charminar, Mohammad Jafar says, "People are not visiting due to the #COVID19 pandemic. It is a difficult time for everyone."

06 Jul, 23:05 (IST)

A constable of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) killed his guard commander following an altercation and later killed himself in Kulgam area of Jammu and Kashmir today: SSB Officia

06 Jul, 22:39 (IST)

Jharkhand records 39 new COVID-19 cases taking the total number of cases to 2,854. The death toll stands at 20: State Health Department 

06 Jul, 22:07 (IST)

Earthquake of magnitude 4.0 on the Richter scale struck 304km Southeast of Dushanbe, Tajikistan at 2057 hours: National Center for Seismology

06 Jul, 22:00 (IST)

University Grants Commission (UGC) issues revised guidelines on examinations and academic calendar for the universities in view of COVID-19.

06 Jul, 21:56 (IST)

Jammu & Kashmir to re-open for tourism soon. Govt to issue detailed guidelines and SoP shortly. LG issues directions in a high-level meeting in Srinagar today: Rohit Kansal, Principal Secy- Power and Information, J&K

06 Jul, 21:53 (IST)

499 new COVID-19 cases reported in Haryana today, taking the total number of cases in the state to 17,504 including 13,335 recovered, 3893 active cases and 276 deaths: State Health Department.

06 Jul, 21:44 (IST)

Government of India appoints IAS Injeti Srinivas as Chairman, International Financial Services Centres Authority.

06 Jul, 21:31 (IST)

1,201 new COVID-19 cases and 39 deaths recorded in Mumbai today, taking the total number of cases to 85,326 including 57,152 recoveries and 4,935 deaths: Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation

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Mumbai, July 6: Following a rise in COVID-19 cases, the Kerala government on Sunday announced triple lockdown in the capital city for next one week, shutting down the city. The triple lockdown will come into effect from Monday 6 am. People would not be allowed to move out except on medical emergencies. The government, private offices and secretariat will be closed for one week.

Heavy rainfall lashed Mumbai and nearby areas in Maharashtra for three consecutive days, leading to water-logging in low-lying areas and traffic disruptions. About 298 mm of rainfall was recorded in the last 48 hours in Mumbai while the suburbs recorded 357 mm of rain on Sunday.

 Workers at Bajaj Auto, India's biggest exporter of motorbikes, have demanded the temporary closure of one of its plants after 250 employees there tested positive for coronavirus, its unions informed on Saturday.

In wake of coronavirus situation in Agra, historical monuments like Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Akbar tomb in Sikandra and others to remain closed until further orders as they fall in 'buffer zone' areas, according to Agra DM. All monuments under Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to open from today.

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