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Wrap Up: News Highlights of the dayModerna to charge $25-$37 for COVID-19 vaccine: CEOG20 leaders pledge to fund fair distribution of COVID-19 vaccinesGoogle, Facebook, Twitter threaten to leave Pakistan over new social media censorship lawUSFDA grants emergency use authorization to Regeneron COVID-19 antibody given to TrumpTrump skips G20 session on pandemic to visit golf clubMEA issues release on 15th G20 Summit convened by Saudi Arabia
It says, “PM thanked Saudi Arabia for hosting successful Summit, welcomed Italy as it takes over G20 presidency in 2021. It was decided that Presidency will be held by Indonesia in 2022, India in 2023 & Brazil in 2024.”
Jharkhand reports 137 new COVID-19 cases, 272 recoveries and 5 deaths.Total cases: 1,07,469Total recoveries: 1,04,229Death toll: 951 Active cases: 2,289West Bengal reports 3,591 new COVID-19 cases, 3,726 discharges and 49 deaths.Total cases: 4,56,361Active cases: 25,207 Death toll: 8,025Total discharges: 4,23,129Delhi reports 6,746 new COVID-19 cases, 6,154 recoveries, and 121 deaths.Total cases till date: 5,29,863Total recoveries till date: 4,81,260Active cases till date: 40,212Death toll: 8,391Telangana: Review meeting on COVID-19
Telangana CM K Chandrashekhar Rao held a review meeting on COVID-19 today at Pragathi Bhavan & instructed the officials to take all the preventive measures needed as the number of Corona cases is on increase in some other states: Chief Minister’s Office, Telangana
Delhi: Janta market in Ward 49 sealed
North Delhi Municipal Corporation’s Rohini Zone today sealed Janta market in Ward 49 of Nangloi area up to 30th November for not following social distancing norms & overcrowding. The market was sealed with the help of district administration & local police.
UP to test all travellers from Delhi for coronavirus: Chief Secretary R K TiwariPM Modi to inaugurate multi-storeyed flats for Members of Parliament on 23rd Nov at 11 am via video conferencing.
Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla will also be present on the occasion. These flats are located at Dr B D Marg in New Delhi: Prime Minister’s Office
Cocaine worth Rs 6 crores (approx.) seized
Delhi Airport Customs today seized cocaine from a Tanzania national worth Rs 6 crores (approx.). A male passenger c… https://t.co/J9mv5lG4Zc
— ANI (@ANI) 1606061506000Himachal Pradesh reports 627 new COVID-19 positive cases & 644 recoveries.
Total cases in the state rise to 34,327, including 7,034 active cases, 26,733 recoveries & 528 deaths.
Total COVID-19 active cases rise to 894 in Meghalaya while total recoveries stand at 10,335 in the state.
– Conrad Sangma, Chief Minister
Delhi: Health Minister Satyendar Jain & AAP workers today distributed free masks in Shakur Basti area.The Indian High Commission in Pakistan issued a demarche to the Pakistan Ministry of Foreign Affairs, requesting the return of 60 stranded Indian citizens. The High Commission also asked for the confirmation of a date at the earliest possible: High Commission of India, IslamabadGovernor of Uttarakhand Baby Rani Maurya tests positive for COVID-19.We have opened all religious places in the state but my appeal to the public is not to crowd them.
– Uddhav Thackeray, Maharashtra CM
Mumbai reports 1,135 new COVID-19 cases, 618 recoveries and 19 deaths today.Total cases rise to 2,75,707, including 2,52,127 recoveries/discharges and 10,673 deaths. Active cases stand at 9,770.Karnataka: Former Congress Minister & ex-MLA Roshan Baig arrested by CBI in IMA scam case.
He has been sent to 14 days judicial custody by CBI court.
Rajnath Singh pays homage to former Goa Governor
Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh met family members of former Goa Governor & eminent Hindi writer, Mridula Sinha in Delhi & expressed his condolences to the family. He also paid homage to her.
US expects to begin Covid vaccinations in early December: OfficialCharge-sheet against Faizan Khan, Sharjeel Imam & Umar Khalid
A supplementary charge-sheet of 930 pages (197 pages charge sheet & 733 pages of documents) filed under various sections against accused persons namely Faizan Khan, Sharjeel Imam & Umar Khalid by Special Cell in Delhi’s Karkardooma Court in Delhi riots case: Delhi Police
Karnataka reports 1,704 new COVID-19 cases, 1,537 discharges and 13 deaths.Total cases in the state rise to 8,73,046, including 8,36,505 discharges and 11,654 deaths.Active cases stand at 24,868.Karnataka reports 1,704 new COVID-19 cases, 1,537 discharges and 13 deaths.Total cases in the state rise to 8,73,046, including 8,36,505 discharges and 11,654 deaths.Active cases stand at 24,868.Manipur reported 383 new COVID-19 cases, 205 recovered cases & 3 deathsThe total number of positive cases in the state at 23,400, including 20,018 discharged cases, 3,146 active cases & 236 deaths. Recovery rate is 85.54%.564 new COVID-19 cases reported in Jammu and Kashmir today274 from Jammu division and 290 from the Kashmir division. Total number of cases now at 1,06,548 including 5,700 active cases, 99,219 recoveries, and 1,629 deaths.Chandigarh today reported 80 new COVID-19 cases, taking the total positive cases to 16,671.A total of 15,317 patients recovered from the infection till date, death toll at 260. Active cases stand at 1094.Punjab reports 710 new COVID-19 cases, 497 discharges and 19 deaths today.Total cases in the state rise to 1,46,346, including 1,35,008 recoveries and 4,614 deaths.Active cases stand at 6,724.Maharashtra reports 5,753 new COVID-19 cases, 4,060 recoveries & 50 deaths.The total number of cases in the state is 17,80,208.There are 81,512 active cases in the state and 16,51,064 patients have recovered so far.The death toll is at 46,623.Tamil Nadu reports 1,655 new COVID-19 cases, 2,010 discharges, and 19 deathsTotal cases: 7,69,995 Total discharges: 7,45,848 Death toll: 11,605 Active cases: 12,542Gujarat reports 1,495 new COVID-19 cases, 1,167 discharges/recoveries, and 13 deathsTotal cases: 1,97,412 Total recoveries: 1,79,953 Active cases: 13,600 Deaths: 3,859No birthday celebration for the Speaker
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla will not celebrate his birthday tomorrow. He has also asked his supporters not to organize any event on this occasion. His father had passed away recently.
We have decided to provide cow milk in place of eggs to severely malnourished children in Madhya Pradesh.
– Shivraj Singh Chouhan, MP Chief Minister
Only night curfew will be enforced in four cities of Gujarat from tomorrow. Night curfew will be strictly enforced in Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara & Rajkot.
– Vijay Rupani, Gujarat Chief Minister
India – Singapore Bilateral Maritime Exercise SIMBEX-20
Indian Navy is scheduled to host the 27th edition of India – Singapore Bilateral Maritime Exercise SIMBEX-20 from 23rd to 25th Nov in the Andaman Sea.SIMBEX series of exercises are aimed at enhancing mutual inter-operability & imbibing best practices from each other.
9 deaths and 466 new COVID-19 cases reported in Uttarakhand today.
The total number of positive cases in the state is 71,256 including 65,102 recoveries, 4,368 active cases and 1,155 deaths.
PM Narendra Modi’s statements at 15th G20 Summit:It is equally important to keep our focus on fighting climate change. Climate change must be fought not in silos but in an integrated, comprehensive and holistic way.We aim to restore 26 million hectares degraded land by the year 2030. We are encouraging a circular economy.Inspired by our traditional ethos of living in harmony with the environment & commitment of my govt, India has adopted low carbon & climate-resilient development practices. India is not only meeting our Paris Agreement targets but also exceeding them.International Solar Alliance is among fastest-growing international organisations. We plan to mobilise billions of dollars, train thousands of stakeholders & promote research &development in renewable energy. ISA will contribute to reducing carbon footprint.J&K: Tunnel detected near International Border in Samba sector
J&K: Tunnel detected near International Border in Samba sector by BSF & J&K police. "It seems terrorists involved… https://t.co/3VuljPcvtq
— ANI (@ANI) 1606049511000Kerala records 5,254 new COVID-19 cases todayActive cases in the state at 65,856. Total 4,94,664 recoveries have been reported so far.Andhra Pradesh reports 1,121 new COVID-19 casesThe total positive cases stand at 8,62,213 There are 14,249 active cases and 8,41,026 recovered cases The death toll is at 6,938Puducherry COVID-19 cases
Puducherry reports 46 new #COVID19 cases, 88 discharges. Total positive cases in the Union Territory rise to 36,69… https://t.co/Aa93UafCWa
— ANI (@ANI) 1606047359000Modi Govt’s unplanned lockdown pushed millions into poverty, jeopardised the health of citizens and compromised the future of students due to digital divide. This is the bitter truth which GOI tries to cover up by its blatant lies
– Rahul Gandhi
Pune Covid-19 test
A total of 17 teachers & teaching staff test #COVID19 positive out of 5,671 samples tested in the rural area of Pun… https://t.co/TuGNCS3WiF
— ANI (@ANI) 1606043805000During Diwali, there was a huge crowd as if Corona itself died due to heavy crowd. Now there are predictions that 2nd wave may come. Govt has made a lot of regulations to start schools which includes different ways as to how they should be sanitized
– Maharashtra Deputy CM
Ayush Ministry issues clarifications
Ayush Ministry issues clarifications over Indian Medicine Central Council (Post Graduate Ayurveda Education) Amendm… https://t.co/zcAHyjrCde
— ANI (@ANI) 1606041514000India to launch deep sea mission in 3-4 months: MoES officialDubai permits COVID-19 saliva tests for childrenDubai’s health regulator said children aged between 3-16 could now be tested for COVID-19 by providing a saliva sample instead of the widely used nasal swab.
The saliva test had been permitted following a research study by the regulator and a local university, the Dubai Health Authority said on Twitter.CBI takes along Hathras case accused for polygraph, brain mapping testCases in Japan hit record amid holiday travelThe daily tally of confirmed coronavirus cases in Japan hit a record for the fourth straight day at 2,508, the Health Ministry said.
A flurry of criticism from opposition legislators and the public has slammed the government for being too slow in halting its “GoTo” tourism campaign, which encouraged travel and dining out with discounts.Covid-19: UP to test travellers coming from Delhi via flight, bus or trainBihar polls saw 1197 candidates with criminal antecedents contestingRBI Twitter handle joins million followers club, first central bank in world to reach this milestoneJoe Biden appoints Indian-American Mala Adiga as policy director of incoming First LadyUS President-elect Joe Biden has appointed Indian-American Mala Adiga as the policy director of his wife Jill, choosing an experienced education policy hand as the incoming First Lady focuses on education and plans to continue teaching community college classes.
Adiga was a senior adviser to Jill and senior policy adviser for Biden’s 2020 campaign. She previously worked for the Biden Foundation as director for higher education and military families.
Before that, during Obama’s administration, she was deputy assistant secretary of state for academic programmes at the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and worked in the State Department’s Office of Global Women’s Issues as chief of staff and senior adviser to the ambassador-at-large.Tariff hike needed as pricing ‘unsustainable’, market condition to drive decision
– Sunil Mittal
Gautam Gambhir inaugurates giant air purifier in East Delhi2024 polls: JP Nadda to go on 120-day nationwide tour from DecemberCyclonic storm likely to cross over TN, Puducherry on Nov 25The low pressure area over Bay of Bengal has become well marked and is likely to concentrate into a depression and intensify into a cyclonic storm and cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts on November 25 bringing heavy rains, the Met department said.
Under its influence, on November 25, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karikkal regions are likely to witness rainfall at most places with heavy to very heavy showers at a few places and extremely heavy rains at isolated places.Karnataka: Decision on reopening of schools to be taken on Nov 23No return to austerity in new spending plan
– Rishi Sunak, British finance minister
Burkina Faso holds election under looming threat of violenceCold morning in Churu as minimum temp falls to 5 degrees Celsius