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  • Vivek to be cremated with full police honours : TN govt
  • Madhupur Bypolls: Average voter turnout of 53 67 pc till 1300HRS
  • Bengal records a high turnout of more than 52 pc till 1315 hours
  • India's COVID-19 vaccinations nears 12 cr doses
  • Lalu Yadav granted bail by Jharkhand HC, hurdles cleared for coming out of jail
  • PM Modi remembers Chandra Shekhar on his birth anniv
  • Mamata will get the certificate of 'ex-chief minister' on May 2 : Modi
  • Naveen urges Modi to make Covid vaccines available outside government supply chain
  • Lalu Yadav granted bail by Jharkhand HC, hurdles cleared for coming out of jail
  • Odisha reports over 3000 covid+ ve cases for second day today,CM urges Modi to rush 25lakh covid vaccine doses
  • Madhupur bypolls: average voter turnout of 35 61 pc reported till 1100hrs, polling on peacefully
  • All party meeting scheduled for April 18 to discuss Covid scenario in K'taka postponed
  • Kejriwal appeals to people to follow "weekend curfew"
  • Polling in Tirupati Lok Sabha byelection in progress, 17 8 pc voting recorded till 1100 hours
  • Indian embassy in US mourns loss of eight lives in Indianapolis shooting
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ITBP’s Water Sports & Adventure Institute inaugurated at Tehri in Uttarakhand

ITBP’s Water Sports & Adventure Institute inaugurated at Tehri in Uttarakhand

16 Apr 2021 | 12:54 PM

New Delhi, Apr 16(UNI) The Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBP) Water Sports and Adventure Institute (WSAI) was inaugurated by Union Minister for Sports and Youth Affairs Kiren Rijiju and Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat on Friday.

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India's COVID-19 vaccinations cross 11.72 cr doses

India's COVID-19 vaccinations cross 11.72 cr doses

16 Apr 2021 | 12:40 PM

New Delhi, Apr 16 (UNI) The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 11.72 crore on Friday as part of the world's largest vaccination drive, the
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said here.

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Delhi govt appoints Sisodia as Nodal Minister for COVID management

Delhi govt appoints Sisodia as Nodal Minister for COVID management

16 Apr 2021 | 12:07 PM

New Delhi, Apr 16 (UNI) Delhi government on Friday appointed Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia as Nodal Minister for COVID management.

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Former CBI director Ranjit Sinha dies at 68

Former CBI director Ranjit Sinha dies at 68

16 Apr 2021 | 11:26 AM

New Delhi, Apr 16 (UNI) Former chief of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Ranjit Sinha passed away, here Friday morning, according to sources. He was 68.

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Randeep Singh Surjewala & Digvijaya Singh test COVID positive

Randeep Singh Surjewala & Digvijaya Singh test COVID positive

16 Apr 2021 | 11:09 AM

New Delhi, Apr 16 (UNI) Congress General Secretary Randeep Singh Surjewala and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijaya Singh tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

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India sees 2.17 lakh new nCoV cases, highest ever  single-day spike

India sees 2.17 lakh new nCoV cases, highest ever single-day spike

16 Apr 2021 | 10:38 AM

New Delhi, Apr 16 (UNI) India registered 2,17,353 fresh cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, the highest single-day spike since the outbreak of the pandemic, according to the Union Health Ministry data released on Friday.

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Former Union Minster Harsimrat Kaur Badal tests positive for COVID

Former Union Minster Harsimrat Kaur Badal tests positive for COVID

16 Apr 2021 | 10:19 AM

New Delhi, Apr 16 (UNI) Former Union Minister and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday said that she has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

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Former CBI director Ranjit Sinha dies

Former CBI director Ranjit Sinha dies

16 Apr 2021 | 10:12 AM

New Delhi, Apr 16 (UNI) Former chief of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Ranjit Sinha passed away, here on Friday morning. He was 68.

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ISRO, CNES of France ink Gaganyaan related agreement

15 Apr 2021 | 11:19 PM

New Delhi, Apr 15 (UNi) Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Thursday signed an agreement with National Centre for Space Studies (CNES) of France, which will be contributing to the Gaganyaan human spaceflight programme.

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Rajnath congratulates IAF for befitting response to the sudden developments in Eastern Ladakh

Rajnath congratulates IAF for befitting response to the sudden developments in Eastern Ladakh

15 Apr 2021 | 11:00 PM

New Delhi, Apr 15 (UNI) The Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday congratulated Indian Air Force (IAF) for ensuring a timely and befitting response to the sudden developments in Eastern Ladakh in a reference to the recent face-off with the Chinese People Liberation Army (PLA) in Eastern Ladakh.

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Kejriwal convenes review meeting on current Corona situation in Delhi

Kejriwal convenes review meeting on current Corona situation in Delhi

15 Apr 2021 | 10:44 PM

New Delhi, Apr 15 (UNI) Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday convened a review meeting on the situation of Coronavirus in Delhi.

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ICG apprehends Pakistani boat with 30 kgs of heroin off Jakhau in  Gujarat

ICG apprehends Pakistani boat with 30 kgs of heroin off Jakhau in Gujarat

15 Apr 2021 | 9:40 PM

New Delhi, Apr 15 (UNI) The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) on Thursday said that it has, in a joint intelligence-based operation with ATS Gujarat, apprehended a Pakistani boat ‘NUH’ off Jakhau with 30 kgs of heroin.

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Kejriwal announces weekend curfew in Delhi; closes malls, gyms, spas, swimming pools

Kejriwal announces weekend curfew in Delhi; closes malls, gyms, spas, swimming pools

15 Apr 2021 | 9:33 PM

New Delhi, Apr 15 (UNI) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday announced the imposition of "weekend curfew" in the national capital from April 17 to 18 and closure of malls, gyms, swimming pools, and auditoriums due to a rapid increase in coronavirus infection.

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Concern in India over US pullout from Afghanistan; US sees 'significant stake' for the country

15 Apr 2021 | 8:57 PM

New Delhi, Apr 15 (UNI) A day after US President Joe Biden said India has "significant stake" in Aghanistan, concerns have been voiced that the pullout of American and NATO troops from next month would create a "vacuum" in the war-torn country.

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Govt simplifies process for re-issue of OCI Cards

15 Apr 2021 | 8:47 PM

New Delhi, Apr 15 (UNI) With an aim to significantly ease the process for re-issue of Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) cards, the Government has decided that if a person has obtained registration as OCI cardholder after attaining the age of 20 years, there will be no requirement of re-issue of OCI card.

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