India

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A Thane resident was arrested in connection with a “defamatory” post on social media against Shiv Sena leader and Maharashtra cabinet minister Eknath Shinde, police said on Monday.     The social media post also had the potential to spread enmity between two communities, a police official said, adding the man …

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The national capital recorded 131 new COVID-19 cases, the lowest since February 22, and 16 fatalities on Monday while the positivity rate dropped to 0.22 per cent, according to a health department bulletin. Delhi had recorded 128 cases on February 22. The 16 latest deaths are the lowest since April …

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated Naftali Bennett on being sworn in as Israel’s new prime minister, and said he looked forward to meeting him and deepening their countries’ strategic partnership as they celebrate 30 years of the upgradation of diplomatic ties next year.    In his tweets, Modi …

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A toddler’s mother and stepfather were on Sunday taken into custody for assaulting and injuring the child in Kerala’s Kannur district. The stepfather allegedly assaulted the baby with a firewood for urinating inside the house. The child has injuries on left shoulder and hand– lips and face are also swollen. …

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