25% Indians fully  vaccinated against  Covid, HP on top

25% Indians fully vaccinated against Covid, HP on top

Thursday, 30 September 2021 | PNS | New Delhi

Another 43.5% have been partly vaccinated India’s national Covid-19 vaccination programme has achieved yet another milestone, with almost one in every four eligible Indians (24.8 per cent) having been fully vaccinated by the end of Tuesday, as per data available with the Union Health Ministry on Wednesday till around 7 am. Another...

Capt meets Shah, sets off speculation

Capt meets Shah, sets off speculation

Thursday, 30 September 2021 | Deepak K Upreti | New Delhi

But media adviser of Punjab ex-CM says he discussed farmers’ agitation Amidst political turmoil in poll-bound Punjab, former Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday met Union Home Minister Amit Shah, setting off political speculation about his next course of action. Singh had an hour-long meeting with Shah, however, he refused...

Taliban slap ‘no shave’ Sharia order

Wednesday, 29 September 2021 | AP | KABUL

The Taliban banned barbershops in a southern Afghanistan province from shaving or trimming beards, claiming their edict is in line with Sharia, or Islamic law. The order in Helmand province was issued on Monday by the provincial Taliban Government’s vice and virtue department to barbers in Lashkar Gah, the provincial capital. “Since...

Leftist Kanhaiya turns  right to embrace Cong

Leftist Kanhaiya turns right to embrace Cong

Wednesday, 29 September 2021 | PNS | New Delhi

Country can’t survive without Cong: Kumar Former Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Kanhaiya Kumar joined the Congress on Tuesday in the presence of former party chief Rahul Gandhi,  Gujarat Dalit leader and Independent MLA Jignesh Mevani, who also was scheduled to be inducted in the grand old party but did...

Army captures young product of Pak Army’s terror factory

Wednesday, 29 September 2021 | Mohit Kandhari | Jammu

The Indian Army on Tuesday once again exposed the Pakistan Army’s connivance in abetting infiltration inside the Indian territory after it successfully captured a 19-year old Lashkar-e-Tayyeba terrorist, trained by Pakistan Army personnel inside one of the terror factories across the Line of Control (LoC). The young terrorist who hailed from...

LAC under review after China’s foray

LAC under review after China’s foray

Wednesday, 29 September 2021 | PNS | New Delhi

More than 100 Chinese troops intruded over 4 km inside Uttarakhand Security forces are reviewing their operational readiness and deployment pattern on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Uttarakhand after the Chinese intruded into the Indian territory in last week of August. They also reportedly tried to damage a makeshift...

Capt’s Delhi visit sparks speculation

Wednesday, 29 September 2021 | PNS | New Delhi

Amid the turmoil in Punjab Congress, former Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh landed in Delhi on a two-day visit triggering wild speculation about his next move. The political grapevines were abuzz with talks of his possible meetings with BJP chief JP Nadda and Home Minister Amit Shah, not ruling out a...

Sidhu keeps Cong’s pot boiling for ‘Punjab sake’

Sidhu keeps Cong’s pot boiling for ‘Punjab sake’

Wednesday, 29 September 2021 | Monika Malik | Chandigarh

Quits as PCC chief; 3 resign in solidarity After the lull, the storm! Just when the Congress in Punjab was striving to bring about some stability by balancing power, caste and regional equations, “super Chief Minister” Navjot Singh Sidhu on Tuesday triggered political tremors in the State by quitting as the...

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