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2 Injured As Drone Falls On Them During Republic Day Event In Madhya Pradesh

2 Injured As Drone Falls On Them During Republic Day Event In Madhya Pradesh

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 26, 2022, Jabalpur

Two spectators were injured after a drone, which was part of the tableau of the Madhya Pradesh agriculture department, fell on them in the Republic Day function held at a stadium in Jabalpur on Wednesday, police said.

Arvind Kejriwal On 2-Day Visit To Poll-Bound Punjab From January 28: Report

Arvind Kejriwal On 2-Day Visit To Poll-Bound Punjab From January 28: Report

Asian News International | Wednesday January 26, 2022, New Delhi

Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal will be on a two-day visit to Punjab from January 28 to 30 ahead of assembly polls in the state, which are scheduled for February this year.

"Rumours About Demographic Change": J&K Lieutenant Governor Clarifies

"Rumours About Demographic Change": J&K Lieutenant Governor Clarifies

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 26, 2022, Jammu

Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Wednesday slammed those inciting the people by spreading ''rumours'' about "imaginary issues" like demographic changes in the union territory.

The Big Controversy, Tension Over The Railways Exam Explained

The Big Controversy, Tension Over The Railways Exam Explained

News Desk | Wednesday January 26, 2022, New Delhi

Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw has appealed for calm after a train was set on fire and demonstrations were staged at a couple of stations on Wednesday, marking the third day of unrest in Bihar against a railway jobs exam.

Case Against Google's Sundar Pichai In Mumbai For Copyright Act Violation

Case Against Google's Sundar Pichai In Mumbai For Copyright Act Violation

Asian News International | Wednesday January 26, 2022, Mumbai

Mumbai Police on Wednesday booked Google CEO Sundar Pichai and five other company officials for Copyright Act violation.

No Ticket For Union Minister Shripad Naik's Son In BJP's 2nd List For Goa Polls

No Ticket For Union Minister Shripad Naik's Son In BJP's 2nd List For Goa Polls

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 26, 2022, Panaji

The BJP on Wednesday announced its second and final list of six candidates for the February 14 Goa Assembly elections.

Shashi Tharoor's Wordplay On BJP Catchphrase After Latest Congress Exit

Shashi Tharoor's Wordplay On BJP Catchphrase After Latest Congress Exit

Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Wednesday January 26, 2022, New Delhi

A day after Congress leader RPN Singh joined the BJP, his former party colleague Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday took a dig at the ruling party with a rhyme and a quip on the BJP's catchphrase of 'Congress-mukt Bharat' (Congress-free India), saying it wa

Railway Minister's Appeal After Protests Over Exam Turn Violent

Railway Minister's Appeal After Protests Over Exam Turn Violent

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 26, 2022, New Delhi

Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Wednesday urged job aspirants not to destroy public property and assured them that their grievances would be resolved as candidates of went on a rampage over alleged irregularities in a recruitment exam.

On 'Violence Against Minorities', Eminent Personalities' Open Letter In Karnataka

On 'Violence Against Minorities', Eminent Personalities' Open Letter In Karnataka

Asian News International | Wednesday January 26, 2022, Bengaluru

Nearly three dozen eminent personalities have written a joint open letter to Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai expressing their concern over the "frequent violence against religious minorities" in the state.

"Bonds That Span Over Decades": Boris Johnson Greets India On Republic Day

"Bonds That Span Over Decades": Boris Johnson Greets India On Republic Day

NDTV News Desk | Wednesday January 26, 2022, New Delhi

UK Prime Minister Boris Jonhson today extended greetings as India celebrated its 73rd Republic Day.

Woman Delivers On Road After Being Denied Admission At Telangana Hospital

Woman Delivers On Road After Being Denied Admission At Telangana Hospital

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 26, 2022, Hyderabad

A hospital superintendent and a duty doctor at a community health centre (CHC) in Achampet of Nagarkurnool district were on Wednesday suspended for "denying" admission to a pregnant woman, who had tested positive for COVID-19.

Omicron Generated Antibodies Effective Against All Variants Of Concern: Top Medical Body Study

Omicron Generated Antibodies Effective Against All Variants Of Concern: Top Medical Body Study

Asian News International | Wednesday January 26, 2022, New Delhi

The latest study conducted by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) shows that antibodies generated by Omicron, a COVID-19 strain, are not only effective against it but also other variants of concern (VOCs) including Delta.

46% Girls Under 15 Years Age Anaemic In India: Study

46% Girls Under 15 Years Age Anaemic In India: Study

Asian News International | Wednesday January 26, 2022, New Delhi

Data Analytics Report based on results conducted on haemoglobin samples received from January 2015 till November 2021 showed that 46 per cent of girl children below 15 years were anaemic.

BSF All-Women Biker Team Presents Thrilling Spectacle At Republic Day Parade

BSF All-Women Biker Team Presents Thrilling Spectacle At Republic Day Parade

Asian News International | Wednesday January 26, 2022, New Delhi

During the Republic Day parade at Rajpath in New Delhi, the Border Security Force's (BSF) Seema Bhawani Motorcycle team put up a stunning display, presenting a salutation to the President.

Change In Punjab Polling Day Shows Importance Of Dalits' Votes In State

Change In Punjab Polling Day Shows Importance Of Dalits' Votes In State

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 26, 2022, Chandigarh

The ECI decision to defer the polling date in Punjab by six days to facilitate the celebration of Guru Ravidas Jayanti by his devotees on February 16 shows how crucial are Dalit votes for various political parties in the state.