New Zealand temporarily suspended entry for all travellers from India following a surge in COVID-19 cases. The ban comes after it New Zealand reported that 17 of the 23 new COVID-19 cases in managed isolation had arrived from India. "They should start air bubble for students and working people. They...
Amid confusion, Union health ministry on Saturday issued a clarification saying that the Centre will procure both the vaccines at ₹150 only; The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered an FIR against former Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh in an alleged corruption case; If anyone obstructs oxygen supply, we will not spare them, the Delhi High Court said today as it heard a hospital's petition over shortage of oxygen. This and more news at 2 PM.
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Justice NV Ramana took oath as the new Chief Justice of India (CJI) on April 24. He was administered the oath by President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu along with other dignitaries were present at the ceremony. Justice NV Ramana succeeded Justice SA Bobde and became the 48th person to hold the post of Chief Justice of India.
Chief Justice of India- designate, Justice NV Ramana on April 23 said, "Brother Bobde entered the highest office with the vision of transforming the justice delivery system with modern technology. Unfortunately, COVID proved to be a stumbling block. Yet, brother Bobde did not lose hope." Outgoing Chief Justice of India, Sharad Arvind Bobde administered oath as the 47th CJI in November 2019 and is retiring today.
Former Attorney General & Constitutional law expert Soli Sorabjee died on Friday. The 91-year-old veteran lawyer passed away after getting infected with Covid-19. Sorabjee had served as the Attorney General for India from 1989-90 & then from 1998-2004. The Former Attorney General was admitted to a private hospital in South Delhi. President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter and condoled Sorabjee's demise. VP Venkaiah Naidu, union ministers Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, RS Prasad and Smriti Irani also paid their tribute to the former Attorney General. NCP chief Sharad Pawar and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee also tweeted and expressed their condolences. Born in 1930, Soli Sorabjee had been honoured with Padma Vibhushan in 2002.
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After the results were declared yesterday, Banerjee claimed that her party would move the constitution bench of the Supreme Court against the Election Commission of India. This came after Mamata Banerjee lost the Nandigram constituency to BJP's Suvendu Adhikari by a margin of 1,956 votes.
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COVID-19 cases continue to surge across the country. With 2,73,810 COVID cases, the country reported highest ever spike on April 19. The country has reported over 2 lakh cases for 5th consecutive day...