Sonia Gandhi said on Saturday that she is a "full-time and hands-on Congress President" pushing back against critics within the party who say that Congress is suffering a leadership vacuum; Former Jayalalithaa aide VK Sasikala visited the ex-CM's memorial for the first time since her release from jail signalling a possible return to politics; India's batting stalwart Rahul Dravid is all set to take over as the national cricket team's head coach. All this and more news at 2 PM.
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A day after India resumed its vaccine exports after stabilising the demand at home, US applauded the decision. Quad, Europe and other South Asian countries welcomes India's announcement.
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For the last several weeks, residents in Gurugram's sector 47 have been opposing the conduct of namaz in the open by holding demostrations, shouting slogans and even singing bhajans. Matters escalated on Friday when special namaz is offered.
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South Korea has dominated the Olympic sport of short track speed skating for decades, but there is a dark side to that success. A KSOC report earlier this week detailed 124 assault cases in the last five years – 16 cases of sexual violence and two coaches who abused minors.
Across Germany, stores, businesses, and attractions are teaming up with the government this week to boost the country's COVID-19 vaccination numbers. They hope special offers and other perks will entice the unvaccinated to finally get their shot. Germany has joined the small list of countries offering booster shots to elderly and at-risk people in order to stem a possible COVID-19 winter surge. The decision was announced by the country's health ministry in early August after talks between Health Minister Jens Spahn and 16 state premiers. All sides agreed there were concerns about "a reduced or rapidly declining immune response" among the most fragile sections of the population.
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Ahead of India’s Independence day, the Delhi police has erected a wall like structure at the main gate of Red Fort. The wall has been made of shipping containers, which have been placed in such a way..