On the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi's 152nd birth anniversary, several leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind, on Saturday paid floral tributes to the Father of the Nation at Rajghat.
India's Balakot hero, Wing Commander (now Group Captain) Abhinandan Varthaman was accorded the Vir Chakra by President Ram Nath Kovind in an investiture ceremony today in the national capital.
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The BJP has issued a whip to its Lok Sabha MPs to be present on Monday when a bill to repeal the three farm laws will be tabled by Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar in Parliament; PM Narendra Modi chaired a meeting with top officials to discuss the Covid-19 situation in the country as well as the nationwide vaccination drive; Air quality in Delhi is likely to “improve marginally” but will remain in the ‘very poor’ category on Saturday. This and more news at 2 PM.
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Amid rising concerns over the Omicron strain of Coronavirus, PM Modi is chairing a meeting today on the Covid-19 situation in the country. Even as the Indian government was winding down restrictions on international travel, concerns over the new Covid strain has kept several countries on the travel ban list.
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Former Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh officially resigned from the Congress party today. In a letter to party chief Sonia Gandhi he leveled a series of accusation on Congress Chief, Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.
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In an address to Congress party leaders, Sonia Gandhi has called for ‘the paramount need for discipline and unity’ in the party in order to fight the BJP and RSS.
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India’s top microbiologist and virologist, Gagandeep Kang said Omicron could be more transmissible; Government in farm laws repeal note; Delhi schools will be reopened from November 29 for all classes; India said that oil-producing countries cannot hold consumers to ransom.
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Aerial images shared by the United States have sparked concerns about a potential Russian invasion of Ukraine. The Kremlin denies it plans an attack. But the conflict is alarming eastern European NATO countries like Estonia.
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Today, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said that India now ranks third in the world inorgan transplantation, only behind USA and China as per the data available on the Global Observatory on Donation and Transplantation (GODT) website.
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New York has declared a state of emergency ahead of winter months amid rising concerns of a new variant of the coronavirus dubbed Omicron and the already prevalent Delta variant. The emergency declaration will allow the state to make all arrangements to battle another possible wave.
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Today, Mumbai’s mayor, Kishori Pednekar said that passengers arriving at Mumbai airport from South Africa will be quarantined. She said that genome sequencing of passengers if found positive, will also be done.
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