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India reports 2.38 lakh new covid cases

January 18, 2022
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Noting there has been a decline in Covid-19 testing in many states and Union Territories, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare urged them to increase the pace of testing “in a strategic manner” keeping in view the case positivity trend. | Read more|

"My Dad Almost Died In Jail": Abdullah Azam

January 18, 2022
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Abdullah Azam, son of Uttar Pradesh politician Azam Khan, on Tuesday, told NDTV that his father has been kept in prison in extremely poor conditions and even his medical needs were not taken care of properly. | Read more|

PM calls world to arms against crypto

January 18, 2022
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India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi said all nations should unite in tackling the threats posed by cryptocurrencies, speaking virtually at the 2022 World Economic Forum's annual conference in Davos, Switzerland. | Read more|

India’s Covid-19 infections rose by 2,58,089 in the past 24 hours

January 17, 2022
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Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain said the city is expected to report around 14,000-15,000 cases today. “Around 2.85 crore doses have been administered in Delhi, with 100 percent of the eligible population inoculated with the first dose and 80 percent with the second,” he said. He added that 1.28 lakh people hav | Read more|

2.71 Lakh New Covid Cases In India

January 16, 2022
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India reported 2,71,202 fresh Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, marginally higher than Saturday’s infections, data updated by the Union Ministry of Health showed on Sunday morning. | Read more|

Former UP minister Dara Singh Chauhan joins SP

January 16, 2022
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Former UP minister Dara Singh Chauhan, who had left the BJP earlier this week, joined the Samajwadi Party on Sunday. This comes days after two former UP ministers, including OBC leader Swami Prasad Maurya, and five BJP MLAs joined the SP in the presence of party chief Akhilesh Yadav. | Read more|

Maharashtra's Red Carpet For Elon Musk After Telangana

January 16, 2022
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Another state has now invited US billionaire Elon Musk to invest after he said that electric car pioneer Tesla was "working through" a lot of challenges with the Indian government ahead of long-awaited plans to launch in the country. | Read more|

Foreign investors in Devas Multimedia set sights on Air India assets in US

January 16, 2022
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A January 8 order of a Superior Court in the Quebec region of Canada – identifying India’s public aircraft carrier Air India as an alter ego of the government of India – has been cited by investors in the startup firm Devas Multimedia to seek seizures of Air India assets in the United States to recover $111 milli | Read more|

Crowded Gangasagar Mela As Bengal Tackles Over 30% Positivity Rate

January 14, 2022
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As Makar Sankranti celebrations commence, lakhs of devotees are seen taking part in the Gangasagar Mela in West Bengal's Sagar Island, even as Covid cases surge in the eastern state amid the country's third Omicron-driven wave, during which India's coronavirus cases have multiplied 30-fold within a month. | Read more|

Russia responds to US demands on military exercises

January 14, 2022
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Moscow will continue to ignore American demands that it stops military exercises near the country’s border with Ukraine because nobody has the right to dictate what Russia can do inside its own territory, the Kremlin has said. | Read more|

India reports over 2.64 lakh new Covid cases

January 14, 2022
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India reported 2,64,202 fresh Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, ending at 9 am on Friday, marking a 6.7 per cent uptick since yesterday. With 1,09,345 recoveries , active cases are now at 12,72,073, while the daily positivity rate has risen to 14.78 per cent. Confirmed cases of the Omicron variant presently stand at | Read more|