According to virologists and epidemiologists. the Delta variant is capable of infecting fully vaccinated people at a greater rate than previous versions; Today, violence broke out at the disputed Assam-Mizoram border; 4 employees of businessman Raj Kundra have turned witnesses in the case involving...
Assam and Mizoram were again at loggerheads, with Assam accusing its neighbouring state of constructing a bridge in its territory and Mizoram police filing a case against Assam police on Saturday for allegedly stealing construction material from the site.
#Assam #Mizoram #AssamMizoramborder
Today, Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri cited the evacuations from Afghanistan to support the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act; The finance ministry has summoned Infosys chief Salil Parekh tomorrow to explain the continuing glitches in the new income tax e-filing portal; Mizoram has accused the Assam police of "stealing" construction material in Kolasib district which shares the border with the neighbouring state's Hailakandi; Today, officials said that the scattered factions of the Hurriyat Conference are likely to face a ban under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.
#HardeepPuri #CAA #AfghanistanCrisis #Hurriyat
Assam finally lifted the unofficial economic blockade on Mizoram. The blockade was lifted on August 7th night after Assam’s Urban Development Minister Ashok Singhal and forest minister Parimal Suklabaidya arrived at Lailapur border area on Saturday evening and spoke with the locals, who were refusing to let the trucks pass through Assam.
#AssamMizoramconflit #Economicblockade #Assam
Trinamool Congress's Derek O'Brien demanded today that Prime Minister Narendra Modi attend monsoon session in Parliament; India reported 39,070 fresh Covid-19 cases and 491 deaths in the last 24 hours; Today, the UK eased travel restrictions for India by moving the country from its ‘red’ to ‘amber’ list; Last night in the late hours, the trucks carrying essential supplies to Mizoram finally got a move after appeals to the locals by Assam ministers.
#Opposition #MonsoonSession #AssamMizoram
According to researchers, the R-value for Covid-19 in India dropped from 1.17 in August-end to 0.92 in mid-September; French President Emmanuel Macron discussed co-operating over the Indo-Pacific region with Prime Minister Narendra Modi; Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi, his two deputies and state Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu took a chartered flight to Delhi today; The United States will reopen in November to all air passengers who are fully vaccinated against coronavirus.
#RValue #Covid19 #India
Border forces and armed police units have been directed by the central security establishment to prepare a new training module on the Taliban; IMD said that a low-pressure area over the Bay of Bengal..
India is celebrating 75th anniversary of independence today. From Kashmir to Kanyakumari, the countrymen are immersed in the colors of the festival of Jashn-e-Azadi. The main function on this occasion..