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INDIAs COVID tally crosses 30 lakh mark
Current Affairs Headlines of 24th August, 2020

International

America can stop business & decouple its economy from China: President Trump

- 7 civilians killed in roadside bombing in Afghanistan

- Global COVID-19 tally reaches 2,32,08,492 mark

- COVID-19 recoveries outnumber new infections in Bangladesh

- Indonesia: Sinabung volcano unleashes new burst of hot ash

- California Wildfires: US President Donald Trump issues major disaster declaration to provide federal assistance

- Spectacles believed to be worn by Mahatma Gandhi set auction record in UK

- Joe Biden, Kamala Harris greet people on Ganesh Chaturthi

- India rejects reference to J&K in Joint Press Release of 2nd round of China-Pakistan Foreign Ministers‘ Strategic Dialogue

- ⭐ Selling at GBP 2.6 CR Mahatma Gandhi‘s gold-plated spectacles break all records for UK auction house

- Water levels of all major rivers in Meghna basin of Bangladesh rising

- MEA in partnership with Foreign Ministry of Thailand organize 6th Round Table of AINTT


India

- Locust control operations done in over 5,66,000 hectares area in 10 States till now

- Virtual hearing mandatory for GST appeal cases for expeditious disposal amid Coronavirus pandemic

- Centre asks States and UTs to include all eligible disabled persons under National Food Security Act

- More than 6,40,000 mandays of work generated by Railways under Gareeb Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan in 6 States

- SOP released for resumption of film and TV shootings amid COVID pandemic

- COVID -19 recovery rate improves to nearly 75 per cent across the Country

- Vice President urges political parties to arrive at consensus to provide reservation to women in Parliament & state legislatures

- PM Modi feeds peacocks at his residence, shares video on Instagram

- GeM promotes Make in India, Digital India, Maximum Governance Minimum Govt initiatives

- PM Modi holds meeting to discuss ways to boost manufacturing & global imprint of Indian toys

- Guidelines are of global standard with ‘Contact Minimisation‘ at its core: I&B Minister on SOPs for resuming films & TV programme

- India’s COVID tally crosses 30-lakh mark


State

- NHRC issues notice to UP Govt. over reported death of 5-yr old girl due to starvation, illness in Agra

- Meghalaya registers 106 new COVID-19 cases and 1 death

- Out of 40,848 COVID tests conducted today, Karnataka confirms 5,938 COVID positive cases

- COVID recovery rate improves to 68.92 per cent in Manipur

- Number of total COVID cases in Nagaland surges to 3,686

- Kerala Assembly to convene for a day tomorrow

- Residents of Doda District expresses gratitude to PM Modi for help extended through PM Garib Kalyan Yojana

- Record number of over 32 lakh samples tested in Andhra Pradesh

- Special DG CRPF, J&K Zone calls on LG, Manoj Sinha; briefs him about prevailing security scenario in UT


Sports

- ICC congratulates Mahendra Singh Dhoni for wonderful international cricket career

- Dream11 wins IPL 2020 title sponsorship rights with bid of Rs 222 crore

- Hockey India to provide financial aid to 61 unemployed players amid COVID-19 pandemic

- AIG Women‘s British Open: Rough start for Indian trio Aditi Ashok, Tvesa Malik, Diksha Dagar amid bad weather conditions

- Prague Challenger: India‘s Sumit Nagal loses to Stanislas Wawrinka in QF

- PM Modi writes letter to Suresh Raina; Appreciates his contribution to Indian cricket

- Kargil youth practice fitness in line with ongoing Fit India Freedom Run Campaign

- PSG to take on Bayern Munich in UEFA Champions League final in Lisbon tonight


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