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Coronavirus LIVE Updates: 3.47 Lakh New Covid Cases In India

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: 3.47 Lakh New Covid Cases In India

NDTV Newsdesk | Saturday January 22, 2022, New Delhi

India added nearly 3.50 lakh new Covid cases on Friday, a nine percent jump from Thursday's 3.17 lakh cases which was also the highest in eight months.

West Bengal Records 9,154 New Covid Cases, 35 Related Deaths

West Bengal Records 9,154 New Covid Cases, 35 Related Deaths

Press Trust of India | Saturday January 22, 2022, Kolkata

West Bengal's COVID-19 tally rose to 19,49,074 on Friday as 9,154 people tested positive for the infection, 1,805 less than the previous day, a health bulletin said.

"We Are Overjoyed": Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas Welcome Their First Child Via Surrogacy

"We Are Overjoyed": Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas Welcome Their First Child Via Surrogacy

NDTV Newsdesk | Saturday January 22, 2022, New Delhi

Actor Priyanka Chopra and her husband Nick Jonas have welcomed a baby via surrogacy. The couple took to their respective Instagram accounts to share the good news with their fans and followers on Friday.

Over 161 Crore Jabs, 74 Lakh Precaution Doses Administered So Far: Centre

Over 161 Crore Jabs, 74 Lakh Precaution Doses Administered So Far: Centre

Press Trust of India | Saturday January 22, 2022, New Delhi

The cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country crossed 161.05 crore on Friday, the Union Health Ministry said.

Precaution Dose 3 Months After Covid Recovery: Centre's New Rule

Precaution Dose 3 Months After Covid Recovery: Centre's New Rule

Press Trust of India | Saturday January 22, 2022, New Delhi

The Centre on Friday said that Covid vaccination, including precaution doses, for individuals having lab test proven coronavirus infection will be deferred by three months after recovery.

On Co-WIN's New Update, Health Minister Cites "Convenience Of Beneficiaries"

On Co-WIN's New Update, Health Minister Cites "Convenience Of Beneficiaries"

Asian News International | Saturday January 22, 2022, New Delhi

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Friday said that for the "convenience of the COVID vaccine beneficiaries" two new features have been added to the Co-WIN portal.

Refund With Interest Homebuyers Of To-Be-Razed Towers: Supreme Court

Refund With Interest Homebuyers Of To-Be-Razed Towers: Supreme Court

Press Trust of India | Friday January 21, 2022, New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Friday directed the realty major Supertech Ltd to refund the money with interest to all home-buyers, who have booked flats in now to be razed 40-storey twin towers of Emerald Court project by February 28.

Amarinder Singh Targets Punjab's Channi Government Over PM Security Row

Amarinder Singh Targets Punjab's Channi Government Over PM Security Row

Asian News International | Friday January 21, 2022, Chandigarh

Amarinder Singh on Friday targeted Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi stating that his government in the state clearly 'stage-managed' the blockade that had led to the serious security lapse on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's route.

A "Chance" Meet And A Missed Appointment: Shivraj Chouhan's "Masterstroke"

A "Chance" Meet And A Missed Appointment: Shivraj Chouhan's "Masterstroke"

Written by Anurag Dwary , Edited by Akhil Kumar | Friday January 21, 2022, Bhopal

Two high profile meetings - a "chance" meeting between the current Madhya Pradesh chief minister and his predecessor and a much-anticipated meeting with another former CM that didn't materialise - dominated headlines in the state on Friday.

Kerala's Ruling CPI(M) Curtail's Conference After Court Says Not Over 50

Kerala's Ruling CPI(M) Curtail's Conference After Court Says Not Over 50

Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Friday January 21, 2022, Thiruvananthapuram

The ruling CPI (M) had to cut short its three-day conference in Kerala's northern most district of Kasaragod as the High Court ordered there would be no meetings in the district that allow participation of more than 50 people.

3.79 Kg Explosives, Grenade Launcher, Detonators Seized In Punjab: Police

3.79 Kg Explosives, Grenade Launcher, Detonators Seized In Punjab: Police

Asian News International | Friday January 21, 2022, Gurdaspur (Punjab)

Thwarting a possible terrorist attack ahead of Republic Day, Punjab Police on Friday have seized RDX, a grenade launcher, two compatible grenades, nine electrical detonators and two sets of timer devices for IEDs from Gurdaspur.

Amit Shah To Launch District Good Governance Index In J&K On Saturday

Amit Shah To Launch District Good Governance Index In J&K On Saturday

Asian News International | Friday January 21, 2022, New Delhi

Union Home Minister and Minister of Cooperation Amit Shah will launch the District Good Governance Index (DGGI) in Jammu and Kashmir via Video Conferencing on Saturday (January 22) at 1 pm.

After 4 Indians Freeze To Death At US-Canada Border, S Jaishankar Dials Envoys

After 4 Indians Freeze To Death At US-Canada Border, S Jaishankar Dials Envoys

Press Trust of India | Friday January 21, 2022, New York

Foreign Minister S Jaishankar on Friday expressed shock after a family of four Indian nationals, including an infant, froze to death along the US-Canada border in what authorities believe was a failed crossing attempt during a freezing blizzard.

Ex-IPS Officer A A Khan, Who Founded Mumbai Anti-Terrorism Squad, Dies

Ex-IPS Officer A A Khan, Who Founded Mumbai Anti-Terrorism Squad, Dies

Press Trust of India | Friday January 21, 2022, Mumbai

Retired IPS officer Aftab Ahmed Khan, credited with establishing the Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) in the Mumbai police three decades ago - the first such elite force in the country - died on Friday, a police official said.

Why Congress Let Jitin Prasada Go Ahead of UP Polls: Priyanka Gandhi's Take

Why Congress Let Jitin Prasada Go Ahead of UP Polls: Priyanka Gandhi's Take

Reported by Sreenivasan Jain, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday January 21, 2022, New Delhi

Congress's Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today explained why no attempt was made to hold back senior leaders of the party from Uttar Pradesh like Jitin Prasada and Lalitesh Tripathi once they made up their minds to quit.