Wednesday, 19 January, 2022


Probe ordered into traffic jam during Himanta’s visit

Nagaon (Assam), Jan 18 (PTI) An inquiry has been ordered into the traffic congestion on National Highway 37 in Assam's Nagaon district on...

Mamata Banerjee to campaign for Samajwadi Party in UP poll: Nanda

Kolkata, Jan 18 (PTI) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will campaign for Samajwadi Party in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly poll and her...

Delhi govt deploys nodal officers to monitor Covid patient care, vaccination at pvt facilities

New Delhi, Jan 18 (PTI) The Delhi government on Tuesday deployed senior nursing officers from public hospitals as nodal officers to monitor the management...

Haryana Vigilance arrests HCS officer in bribery case

Chandigarh, Jan 18 (PTI) The Haryana Vigilance Bureau on Tuesday arrested HCS officer Amrinder Singh Manais in a graft case, a state government...

Pune district records 11,748 new COVID-19 cases, 8 deaths

Pune, Jan 18 (PTI) Maharashtra's Pune district on Tuesday recorded 11,748 new COVID-19 cases, taking its overall tally to 12,69,341, while the toll rose...

HC commutes to life term death penalty awarded to Kolhapur sisters who kidnapped, killed kids

Mumbai, Jan 18 (PTI) The Bombay High Court on Tuesday commuted to life imprisonment the death sentence awarded to sisters Renuka Shinde and Seema...

Maha: If Rane was arrested over remark against CM, why not Patole, BJP asks

BJP workers staged protests against Patole, the state Congress chief, across Maharashtra and demanded his arrest. The Congress leader, who has had a...

Lawyers can attend court proceedings through phone, assures CJI

New Delhi, Jan 18 (PTI) Chief Justice of India NV Ramana has assured that lawyers can attend the proceedings through their mobile phone if...

Jangpura RRTS station underpass complete: NCRTC

New Delhi, Jan 18 (PTI) The NCRTC has finished constructing the Jangpura Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) station underpass, according to an official...

Air India to curtail or revise US flights due to 5G internet deployment

New Delhi, Jan 18 (PTI) Air India said on Tuesday it will curtail or revise its flights to the US due to deployment...

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What it will take to vaccinate the world against Covid

A Q&A with vaccine scientist Peter Hotez, author of 'Preventing the Next Pandemic', on developing a low-cost Covid vaccine, and why Omicron won’t be the end of the pandemic.
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Reliance buys robotics startup Addverb for Rs 1,000 crore to fuel tech ambitions

Mukesh Ambani, Asia’s richest person, is investing in technology as competition from rivals such as Amazon intensifies in India’s booming e-commerce market.


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Why was number of women cadets for NDA fixed at 19 in 2022, same as 2021, SC asks Centre

UPSC notification issued December 2021 says first phase of NDA exam for 2022 scheduled in April. Notification declares 19 women candidates will be chosen out of 400 successful ones.
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Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.