Amid Afghan displacement after Taliban takeover, the Trinamool Congress in West Bengal organised a Raksha Bandhan celebration in the Dum Dum area of North 24 Parganas district where local women tied the sacred thread or talisman on the wrists of Afghan nationals and others residing in the area.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has described the UK's efforts to evacuate people out of Afghanistan as "one of the outstanding military achievements of the last 50 years".
He admitted some decisions took longer than expected but insisted "astonishing" things were achieved by the Foreign and Home Office. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Samajwadi Party leader Akhilesh Yadav 'welcomed' Mamata Banerjee saying that she could wipe out the BJP in Uttar Pradesh like she did in West Bengal; Tamil Nadu's Madurai has announced that unvaccinated people would not be allowed to enter public places amid Omicron scare. All this and more news at 2 PM.
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World’s first needleless Covid-19 vaccine, ZyCov-D, manufactured by Zydus Cadila, will be first introduced in 7 states in India. These seven states include West Bengal, Maharashtra, meanwhile, the names of the rest of the states are still awaited.
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The wife of Chief of Defense staff Bipin Rawat, Madhulika Rawat, was onboard with him on the helicopter that crashed in Tamil Nadu. Know more about Madhulika Rawat.
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An Indian army helicopter that was carrying 14 passengers including Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat crashed in Tamil Nadu today. Civil Aviation minister Jyotiraditya Scindia, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi reacted to the incident on Twitter.
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Ahead of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections slated to happen early next year, Congress’s Uttar Pradesh General Secretary Priyank Gandhi Vadra released the party’s women manifesto on Wednesday. The manifesto promises smartphones and scooty to women, plus it also says that the grand old party will provide healthcare benefits to the women of the state.
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Controversial Standup comedian Munawar Faruqui once again felt the heat of right-wing when he was dropped from a show in Gurugram after the organizers alleged that they received threat calls.
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When the Taliban returned to power in Afghanistan earlier this year, they vowed to rid the country of drugs. But poppy cultivation continues to flourish, especially in rural areas, and makes Afghanistan the top op*um producer in the world.
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As the health crisis worsens in Afghanistan, the Taliban have reportedly urged female employees in all hospitals and provinces across Afghanistan to resume jobs. Earlier the Taliban had women to stay..