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Major Intelligence Meet Today Over Pak's Plan In Afghanistan, ISIS Threat

Major Intelligence Meet Today Over Pak's Plan In Afghanistan, ISIS Threat

Written by Neeta Sharma , Edited by Debanish Achom | Friday September 17, 2021, New Delhi

A meeting of all intelligence agencies and the heads of anti-terror units from all states is being held in the national capital today to discuss implications of the Taliban's takeover in Afghanistan and how Pakistan may exploit the situation.

His Term Cut Short, Bankruptcy Court Judge Requested 3 More Days To...

His Term Cut Short, Bankruptcy Court Judge Requested 3 More Days To...

Upmanyu Trivedi, Bloomberg | Friday September 17, 2021

In a rare plea, the chief judge at India's bankruptcy appeals court petitioned the Supreme Court to let him work for three more days even after his term was cut short by the federal government.

"Happy Birthday, Modi Ji," Rahul Gandhi Wishes PM

"Happy Birthday, Modi Ji," Rahul Gandhi Wishes PM

NDTV News Desk | Friday September 17, 2021, New Delhi

On Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 71st birthday today, Rahul Gandhi posted a one-line greeting without comment. "Happy Birthday, Modi ji," wrote the Congress leader, who frequently targets the government and the ruling BJP in his near-daily tweets.

Kerala Reports 68% Of Total Covid Cases In India: Health Ministry

Kerala Reports 68% Of Total Covid Cases In India: Health Ministry

Asian News International | Friday September 17, 2021, New Delhi

Almost 68 per cent of the total COVID-19 cases reported in India are from Kerala, said Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan on Thursday.

34,403 Fresh Covid Cases In India, 12.5% Higher Than Yesterday

34,403 Fresh Covid Cases In India, 12.5% Higher Than Yesterday

Edited by Swati Bhasin | Friday September 17, 2021, New Delhi

India recorded 34,403 fresh coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, 12.5 per cent higher than yesterday. The active cases account for 1.02 per cent of the overall cases in the country (3,33,47,325) recorded since start of the pandemic.

Vishwakarma Puja 2021: Date, Puja Timings And Significance

Vishwakarma Puja 2021: Date, Puja Timings And Significance

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Friday September 17, 2021

Lord Vishwakarma, the son of Lord Brahma and chief architect of the world, is worshipped on Kanya Sankranti (a day when the Sun migrates from Leo to Virgo sign).

"Provocative": Top Medical Body Chief Rejects US Report On Covid Response

"Provocative": Top Medical Body Chief Rejects US Report On Covid Response

Press Trust of India | Friday September 17, 2021, NewDelhi

The Congress on Thursday cited a recent media report to allege "criminal culpability" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former Health Minister Harsh Vardhan and senior officials of the ICMR in fudging COVID-19 data "to build a false narrative that eve

COVID-19 Pandemic Had Psychosocial Impact On Healthcare Workers: ICMR Study

COVID-19 Pandemic Had Psychosocial Impact On Healthcare Workers: ICMR Study

Asian News International | Friday September 17, 2021, New Delhi

A study by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has revealed that increase in the work volume and intensity, manifestations of stigma and additional responsibilities of healthcare workers (HCWs), who had to adapt to new protocols and adjust

On PM Modi's 71st Birthday, President Kovind, BJP Leaders Extend Wishes

On PM Modi's 71st Birthday, President Kovind, BJP Leaders Extend Wishes

Press Trust of India | Friday September 17, 2021, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi turned 71 on Friday as President Ram Nath Kovind and other dignitaries and politicians greeted him with BJP leaders hailing his leadership.

As PM Modi Turns 71, Centre Eyes Vaccination Record; 20-Day Mega Event Planned

As PM Modi Turns 71, Centre Eyes Vaccination Record; 20-Day Mega Event Planned

Reported by Akhilesh Sharma, Edited by Arun Nair | Friday September 17, 2021, New Delhi

The Bharatiya Janta Party is planning record COVID-19 vaccinations - after 88.09 lakh on June 21 and 1.03 crore on August 27 - today to mark the 71st birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. This will be part of a 20-day mega event - "Seva and Samar

PM's Birthday Updates: BJP Aims To Make Historic By Administering Record Covid Vaccine

PM's Birthday Updates: BJP Aims To Make Historic By Administering Record Covid Vaccine

Edited by Nonika Sharma | Friday September 17, 2021, New Delhi

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) aims to make Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday historic by setting a record of the maximum number of COVID-19 vaccine inoculations on the day.

"Let's Give Him Gift": Health Minister's Vaccine Push To Mark PM's Birthday

"Let's Give Him Gift": Health Minister's Vaccine Push To Mark PM's Birthday

Asian News International | Friday September 17, 2021, New Delhi

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has said Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced free COVID-19 vaccines for all citizens and urged people to give him PM Modi birthday gift by getting vaccinated those who have not taken the dose so far.

Coronavirus India Live News Update: India Records 30,570 COVID-19 Cases In A Day

Coronavirus India Live News Update: India Records 30,570 COVID-19 Cases In A Day

Friday September 17, 2021, New Delhi

With 30,570 more people testing positive for COVID-19, India's overall infection tally has risen to 3,33,47,325, while the count of active cases has dipped to 3,42,923, according to the Union Health Ministry on Thursday.

"Delhi Borders Sealed": Akali Dal Ahead Of 'Black Friday' Protest March

"Delhi Borders Sealed": Akali Dal Ahead Of 'Black Friday' Protest March

Asian News International | Friday September 17, 2021, New Delhi

Ahead of the 'black Friday' protest march which was announced by Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on completion of one year of enactment of the three farms laws, the party said that Delhi borders are being sealed.

National Conference Leader's Murder Was Planned For Over 2 Months: Cops

National Conference Leader's Murder Was Planned For Over 2 Months: Cops

Press Trust of India | Friday September 17, 2021, New Delhi

The accused in National Conference leader Trilochan Singh Wazir's murder case were planning his killing for the past two-three months and planted fake evidence to mislead the police, taking inspiration from Bollywood movie "Drishyam'', officials said