Leaders of Quad countries - Australia, India, Japan and the US - will announce new working group on space, a supply chain initiative and a 5G deployment among other things; Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet US President Joe Biden today at the White House; Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari will make flex engines mandatory for all vehicles in next 3-4 months.
Landing in Jammu and Kashmir Saturday morning for a three-day visit, Union Home Minister Amit Shah made his first stop at the house of late Inspector Parvez Ahmed who was killed by terrorists last month; Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet seven Indian Covid-19 vaccine manufacturers on Saturday, days after India achieved 100 crore administered vaccine doses. All this and more news at 2 PM.
#AmitShah #Srinagar #UnionMInister
A month-long season of festivities in India is raising concerns about the spread of COVID-19. Festivals mean large crowds, and with some 287 million people having had two vaccine shots, many feel confident enough to go out and celebrate.
#India #Diwali #DWVideo
Today, police officials said that Bangladesh's security agencies arrested a man in his 30s, who is believed to be the second key suspect behind the recent violence against Hindus; Singapore removed India from its travel restriction list; Today, the AAP claimed that the BJP intends to replace Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant; Yesterday, NCB zonal director Sameer Wankhede reportedly reprimanded Ananya Panday for arriving at the agency’s office three hours later than the appointed time.
#BangladeshViolence #AtatcksOnHindus #SecondSuspectArrested
The United Nations' independent investigator on human rights in North Korea has found that the country has never been more isolated from the international community than it is today. He highlighted the food crisis and collapse of people's livelihoods due to border closure.
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Jammu and Kashmir has been receiving heavy rain since last night, while snowfall also started in the upper reaches of the valley. IMD has issued a high alert for today and tomorrow.
#J&K #J&KSnowfall #IMD
Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari has said that he is planning to bring a law under which only the sound of Indian musical instruments can be used as a horn for vehicles.
#NitinGadkari #Newhornrules #Indianmusicinstrument
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday revealed that he has a side hustle which he developed during the Covid 19 lockdown and that pays him 4 lakh per month. Can you guess what it is?
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Union minister for road transport and highways, Nitin Gadkari trolled the political class of India. He said that it was rare to find a happy politician since they were mostly insecure about power and position. His comments came in the light of a seminar on Parliamentary System and People’s Expectations in Jaipur on Monday.
#NitinGadkari #GadkaritrollsPoliticians #Politiciansareneverhappy
President Trump’s White House Communications Director Alyssa Farah and Former Republican congressman Joe Walsh join CNN New Day to talk about the vote to hold Steve Bannon in contempt in the House of Representatives. Bannon defied a lawful subpoena to appear before the select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol. The vote passed the House, but with only 9 Republican votes.