Rumours are doing the rounds of a possible realignment in Bihar's political forces after RJD supremo Lalu Yadav's son Tej Pratap Yadav met Jitan Ram Manjhi, whose Hindustani Awam Morcha is an ally of the ruling NDA alliance in Bihar.
Bihar Chief Minister, Nitish Kumar spoke on population control policy. When asked about his opinion on the policy he said that every state is independent to do what they want. But, he added, that population control cannot be attained by just making laws. He insisted that women education is imperative to check the birth rate in the country.
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LJP leader Chirag Paswan received a rousing welcome upon his visit to Bihar. News agency ANI posted a video, where many Chirag’s supporters were seen at Patna Airport, flouting Covid rules while waiting for their leader's arrival.
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A nurse at a vaccination centre in Bihar allegedly injected a man with an empty syringe instead of administering him a COVID-19 vaccine. A video of the act has gone viral on social media. After the video of the incident started doing rounds on social media, the nurse was removed from duty.
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India today lodged a strong protest over drone activities by Pakistan authorities in Jammu areas during a sector commander-level meeting between the Border Security Force and the Pakistan Rangers. Several district magistrates in Jammu and Kashmir in collusion with arms dealers had issued illegal gun licences going back as far as 2012. Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa had said he expects to receive a message from the BJP high command about his political future today amid speculation about his replacement. Ahead of the rejig in the Rajasthan Cabinet, Congress general secretary KC Venugopal and party's Rajasthan unit in-charge Ajay Maken met party MLAs and Pradesh Congress Committee members on Sunday. India added 39,742 new coronavirus cases over the last 24 hours while deaths from COVID-19 rose by 535.
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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has slammed Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal after he expelled the state cabinet's decision to appoint prosecutors for arguing cases related to farmers' protests.
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More than half of all adults in Spain are now fully vaccinated against COVID-19, but hospital admissions are slowly rising all the same. As in many other European countries, mainly young, unvaccinated people are getting infected. DW's Jan-Philipp Scholz reports from the city of Valencia.
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In a security advisory issued today, the Indian Embassy in Afghanistan asked its nationals to exercise caution and avoid all non-essential movement; The police in Tamil Nadu’s Madurai have taken a Christian priest, George Ponnaiah, into custody for making ‘derogatory remarks’ against Prime Minister Narendra Modi; About 138 people are dead, 89 injured and several missing after torrential rain over the past few days led to floods and landslides in coastal districts of Maharashtra; Today, the state administration said that cinema and theatre halls can reopen at 50% capacity while metro trains and buses can operate at full seating capacity in Delhi from Monday.
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Indian Meteorological Department announced that the southwest monsoon has arrived in Mumbai and its neighbouring areas today; A low-pressure area is likely to form over the North Bay of Bengal around..