5 States account for 60% active COVID-19 cases, 52% new cases, 60% fresh recoveries in India

Maharashtra continued to top the chart with more than 23,000 new recoveries, while both Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh accounted for over 10,000 single-day recoveries With 94,612 people recuperating from COVID-19 in a span of 24 hours, the total number of recoveries in the country has surged to 43,03,043, taking the …

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Assembly Secretariat’s sanction not needed to prosecute Ministers for private acts: HC

There is no need to obtain prior sanction of the Legislative Assembly Secretariat or the Chief Government Whip before initiating criminal action against a Minister for alleged illegalities committed by him in his private capacity, the Madras High Court has ruled. Chief Justice Amreshwar Pratap Sahi and Justice Senthilkumar Ramamoorthy …

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North and interior parts of the State to experience thunderstorms for two days

Rainfall activity may remain largely subdued over the State except for pockets in north and interior parts of the Tamil Nadu till the weekend. The east-west shear zone over the Andhra Pradesh region and convective activity will bring only isolated rainfall for the next two or three days, noted meteorologists. …

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