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Jan 26, 2022 11:50 AM IST
Update: 6 dead after consuming fake liquor in Rae Bareli
Death toll from spurious drink consumption in Rae Bareli has risen to six.
Jan 26, 2022 10:49 AM IST
Arunachal Pradesh 526 new cases of Covid-19, 1 more dead
Arunachal Pradesh added 526 new cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on Wednesday, bringing the total to 60,598. Wednesday’s number of cases is 142 less than Tuesday’s when 668 people were detected as Covid-19 positive.
January 26, 2022 10:14 AM IST
Rae Bareli: 4 dead after consuming fake liquor
Four people died and few others became ill after consuming liquor in the village of Paharpur in the Rae Bareli district of Uttar Pradesh, police told PTI news agency on Wednesday.
26 Jan. 2022 09:25 IST
Railways suspends NTPC and Level 1 exams after aspirants’ protests
Indian Railways suspended NTPC and Level 1 exams on Wednesday after protests from aspirants. “Railways have formed a committee to investigate grievances from protesting aspirants,” a spokesman told ANI news agency.
26 Jan. 2022 09:13 IST
India adds 285,914 cases of Covid-19, totaling more than 40 million
The total number of Covid-19 in India crossed the 40 million mark on Wednesday after 285,914 new infections were reported in the past 24 hours, according to the health ministry dashboard. The number of active cases continued to fall and currently stands at 2,223,018.
26 Jan 2022 08:36 IST
Total number of districts in Andhra Pradesh now at 26
The government of Andhra Pradesh released an official gazette on Wednesday, bringing the total number of districts in the state from the current 13 to 26.
26 Jan 2022 08:16 IST
PM Modi, Amit Shah extends wishes on the 73rd Republic Day
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Interior Minister Amit Shah expressed their wishes to all citizens on Wednesday to mark the 73rd Republic Day. read more
January 26, 2022 08:13 AM IST
US considers letting diplomats leave China over intrusive Covid rules
The US State Department is considering letting its diplomats and their families leave China as the Biden administration cannot prevent Chinese authorities from subjecting them to sweeping pandemic control measures, Reuters news agency reported Wednesday citing sources.
January 26, 2022 07:21 AM IST
Dozens missing after boat capsized off Florida coast
The US Coast Guard has launched a search for 39 people reported missing when their boat capsized off the coast of Florida in a “suspected human smuggling operation”.
PM Modi wears Uttarakhand’s Brahmakamal cap, Manipuri stole: Details here
In a clear message to poll-bound Uttarakhand and Manipur, Prime Minister Modi wore an Uttarakhandi cap embossed with the state flower Brahmakamal and a traditional Manipur stole. The tradition of colorful turbans took a back seat.
Published on Jan 26. 2022 10:47 IST
Republic Day: PM Modi pays tribute to fallen heroes at National War Memorial
With Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the National War Memorial, the Republic Day Parade officially began. This year’s parade will showcase India’s military prowess and cultural diversity.
Published on Jan 26. 2022 10:13 IST
After the Padma Prize, General Rawat’s mission for theater commandos must be completed
It’s not that the Modi government has put the theater commandos on the back burner after the unfortunate death of General Rawat. The national security planners have had a series of informal and formal meetings with the three heads to resolve structural or operational issues and the move is positive.
Published on Jan 26. 2022 09:56 IST
Andhra Pradesh Cabinet Approves Creation of 13 More Districts
- With the creation of new districts, Andhra Pradesh now has a total of 26 districts, the first such division in decades.
Published on Jan 26. 2022 09:38 IST
Written by Sharmita Kar | Edited by Poulomi GhoshNew Delhi
Railways NTPC and Level 1 exams suspended during protests
The results of the RRB NTPC for the CBT-1 exam were released on January 15 for the shortlisted candidates for the CBT-2. Candidates have started to protest against conducting the exam in two parts.
Published on Jan 26. 2022 09:29 IST
ITBP’s ‘Himveer’ celebrate Republic Day at minus 35°C, raise flag at 15,000 ft
Republic Day 2022: Founded in 1962, the ITBP is a specialized mountain force where most of the officers are trained mountaineers and skiers. They guard the 3,488 km border from Ladakh’s Karakoram Pass to Jachep La in Arunachal Pradesh.
Published on Jan 26. 2022 09:14 IST