COVID-19 cases

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India COVID-19 Cases Dip To 19,067, Positivity Rate Is At 0.04%

In India, the COVID-19 cases increased again on May 12 with 2,827 new infections. The MoHFW also confirmed 24 fatalities, with a dip in the active cases to 19,067.  As per the ministry, the active cases comprise 0.04%, whereas the recovery rate is 98.74%. In addition, the number of people who have recuperated from the disease is 4,25,70,165, with 1.22%.  In addition, 190.83 crore doses have been administered.

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 10:10 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Covid-19 cases, Vaccination, India, MoHFW, National

Tirupati's Tirumala Venkateswara Temple

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3 Injured In Stampede-Like Situation At Tirumala Shrine

Many have been injured in a stampede-like situation at the Tirumala shrine, following a heavy rush of pilgrims on April 13. According to reports, a large crowd of pilgrims gathered at the ticket counter in the shrine to secure Sarvadarshan tickets, which led to the stampede-like situation. Notably, the temple is committed to God Venkateswara, a form of Vishnu, who is believed to have appeared to save mankind.

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 03:15 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: National, Tirupati's Tirumala Venkateswara Temple, stampede, Andhra Pradesh, Injured

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Vaccine

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Kerala PG Student Dies After Taking Covishield Dose, Parents Demand Compensation

Parents of a post-graduate student in Kerala demanded compensation of Rs 10 crore after their daughter died after taking the Covishield vaccine. They blamed the Central government, Serum Institute of India for the complications and filed a petition in the Kerala HC. "Nova Sabu might have suffered from thrombocytopenia, thrombosis syndrome, which is an immunogenic response to the Covishield vaccine, a rare condition due to Covidshield… read-more

Sun, 10 Apr 2022 - 12:34 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: National, COVISHIELD, Student, Compensation, Education

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Ganja seizure

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Police Seizes 208 Kg Ganja In Siliguri: West Bengal

The Siliguri Metropolitan Police, on April 9, caught 208 kilograms of ganja from a truck in West Bengal’s Siliguri and held the driver of the truck. ''20 nylon packets containing Ganja weighing 208 kilograms which were kept concealed in a hidden chamber inside the cabin of the truck were recovered,'' stated the police. Notably, the police arrested the driver of the truck, Dinesh Sahani, and further investigation started.

Sun, 10 Apr 2022 - 11:00 AM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: National, West Bengal, Police, Ganja, Seized

Courtesy: ANI News

PM Narendra Modi

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PM Modi To Launch ‘Pradhanmantri Sanghralaya’ Inspiring Youths

PM Modi will inaugurate the Pradhanmantri Sanghralaya in New Delhi, on April 14. Notably, the to-be-launched museum will recognize the contributions of all previous Prime Ministers of India irrespective of ideology or tenure in the office. It will be an inspiration to Indian youths. ''The museum is aimed at sensitizing and inspiring the younger generation about the leadership, vision, and achievements of all our Prime Ministers,'' said a… read-more

Sat, 09 Apr 2022 - 07:20 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: National, PM Modi, launches, Pradhanmantri Sanghralaya, Delhi

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Fire

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Fire In Delhi's Azad Market Area Leaves 5 Injured

A massive fire broke out in Delhi's Azad market area, on April 9, leaving five people suffering minor injuries after a cylinder exploded at a shop. “The fire that broke out in a few shops in Azad Market today has been brought under control with the help of 20 fire engines. The fire was spread across 3 buildings,” reported an official. Furthermore, a rescue operation is underway.

Sat, 09 Apr 2022 - 03:01 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: National, Fire, broke, Delhi, Azad Market Area

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Lt Gen Devendra Pratap Pandey

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Lt Gen Devendra Pratap Pandey Becomes Next Army War College Commandant

As per sources, Lt Gen Devendra Pratap Pandey is appointed as the next Commandant of the Army War College in Mhow, Madhya Pradesh. In addition, he is handed over the responsibility to train youths for fighting the wars of the future. Notably, Pandey would take over Lt Gen VS Srinivasan who is the present Commandant of the Army War College in Mhow.

Sat, 09 Apr 2022 - 02:31 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: National, Devendra Pratap Pandey, Army War College commandant, appointed, Madhya Pradesh

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Aadhar Card

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Aadhar Card Not Compulsory To File Online National Award Nominations: MHA

The Ministry of Home Affairs announced that Aadhaar Card is not compulsory for online nominations through the National Awards Portal. "Online Nominations for various awards of different Ministries/ Departments. And Online Nomination from individual or organizations or Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) in various fields/ activities," read the circular. Notably, the MHA should follow the guidelines with respect to the use of Aadhaar… read-more

Fri, 08 Apr 2022 - 08:00 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: National, Aadhar Card, national award, nominations, MHA

Courtesy: ANI News

Price Hike

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Fuel Price Hike Affects Essential Commodities; Fruits, Vegetables Now Expensive

As per reports, the hike in prices of fuel has led to skyrocketing prices of essential commodities; fruits and vegetables across the metro cities in India. “The regular increase in fuel prices directly impacts the vendors and buyers. The prices of the fruits and vegetables have gone up,” said a vegetable vendor. Notably, the prices of tomatoe, chilie, radish, pumpkin, and gourds are seeing record highs.

Fri, 08 Apr 2022 - 07:46 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: National, business, Price Hike, veggies, Fruits

Courtesy: ANI News

Naveen Kr Jindal

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FIR Against BJP Spokesperson For Sharing Kejriwal's Doctored Video: Punjab

Punjab Police booked BJP Spokesperson Naveen Kumar Jindal for sharing a doctored video of Arvind Kejriwal. In the video, Kejriwal along with CM Bhagwant Mann and MLAs heard that now he takes corruption money. The case has been registered under various IPC sections. Meanwhile, Jindal said, "Misusing Punjab Police. Do as much FIR as you want to do. I am not going to be afraid of your cases".

 

Fri, 08 Apr 2022 - 03:30 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: National, Legal, Punjab Police, naveen kumar jindal, BJP

Courtesy: ANI News