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#Qatar has confirmed its first case of #COVID19 , state media reported, after a 36-year-old Qatari woman who was evacuated to Doha from Iran tested positive.

The #BorderSecurityForce  said it would rebuild the house of one of its constables that was burnt down by a mob earlier this week when a wave of communal riots hit the northeast part of #Delhi .

All the 112 people, housed at an ITBP quarantine facility after being evacuated from Wuhan in #China , have tested negative for #COVID19  after their first samples were taken, an official said.

The death toll from an #explosion  at a chemical factory in #Haryana ’s Bahadurgarh town rose to six as rescuers found two more bodies trapped under the debris of collapsed buildings, officials said.

#Nirbhaya case: Convicts Akshay Singh and Pawan Kumar Gupta moved a #Delhi  court seeking a stay on the execution of death warrants against all four, scheduled for March 3.

#JustIn | U.S., #Taliban  to exchange thousands of prisoners ahead of intra-Afghan talks: accord. - AFP

#JustIn | U.S. 'will not hesitate to nullify' agreement if #Taliban  break deal: Pentagon chief. AFP

The #Kerala  State Disaster Management Authority is constructing multi-purpose shelters in seven districts for people affected by natural calamities.

#JustIn | U.S., #Taliban  sign deal on American withdrawal from #Afghanistan : AFP


#JustIn | Election Commission of India suspends official for checking PM's helicopter in Sambalpur, #Odisha 

JUST IN | Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union has called for an all night protest outside police headquarters condemning violence #JamiaProtest  #JNU 

A Railway Protection Force constable jumped out of a moving MRTS train at Park station in Chennai, got into the adjacent compartment of the train and rescued a woman from the clutches of a 26-year-old man who was attempting to rape her.

Exclusive: The Defence Ministry had protested against PMO undermining #Rafale  negotiations, reports Deal#RafaleDeal 

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“I cannot understand why the #police  are repeatedly subjecting the children of 9 to 12 age group to mental torture. The #harassment  will affect them in the long run,” Tauseef Madikeri, CEO of Shaheen Group of Institutions, said. #sedition 

“Female students have locked themselves up inside the girls’ wing in Sabarmati Hostel. These attackers are roaming the corridors armed with rods and sticks…we are under attack,” the JNUSU twitter handle said.

Even before orbiting astronauts on India’s first manned mission to the space in December 2021, #ISRO  will send #Vyomamitra , a lady robot, in unmanned #Gaganyaan  spacecraft.

Exclusive | How a decision by Prime Minister Modi caused the price of Rafale jets to go up by 41%