Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi carries out first cabinet expansion

Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi carries out first cabinet expansion

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | PTI | Chandigarh

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi carried out his first cabinet expansion on Sunday. Among those who took oath at a ceremony underway at the Raj Bhavan here were Brahm Mohindra, Manpreet Singh Badal, Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa, Aruna Chaudhary, Sukhbinder Singh Sarkaria and Rana Gurjit Singh. Razia Sultana, Vijay Inder Singla...

28,326 new Covid infections recorded in India, taking total tally of cases to 3,36,52,745: Govt

28,326 new Covid infections recorded in India, taking total tally of cases to 3,36,52,745: Govt

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

India saw a single-day rise of 28,326 new coronavirus infections, taking the country's total tally of cases to 3,36,52,745, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Sunday. The death toll has climbed to 4,46,918 with 260 daily fatalities, according to the data updated at 8 am. The active cases have...

Pandemic: A Triple-Whammy for Parents

Pandemic: A Triple-Whammy for Parents

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | RamG Vallath

Active Parenting can help parents significantly in reducing stress, both for their children and for themselves, writes RamG Vallath, as he suggests strategies & age-appropriate techniques to tackle the challenges being faced by most The pandemic has delivered a triple-whammy to parents. First and foremost, the pandemic itself is an unprecedented,...

Deep depression intensifies into Cyclone Gulab, IMD issues 'orange' alert for Andhra Pradesh, Odisha

Deep depression intensifies into Cyclone Gulab, IMD issues 'orange' alert for Andhra Pradesh, Odisha

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

The deep depression over the Bay of Bengal intensified into Cyclone 'Gulab' on Saturday and an 'orange' alert has been issued for north Andhra Pradesh and adjoining south Odisha coasts, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. The cyclonic storm is likely to move nearly westwards and cross north Andhra Pradesh-south Odisha...

Countries using terrorism as ‘political tool' must understand that it is equally big threat for them: PM Modi

Countries using terrorism as ‘political tool' must understand that it is equally big threat for them: PM Modi

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | PTI | United Nations

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that countries with "regressive thinking" that are using terrorism as a "political tool" must understand that it is an "equally big threat" for them also, in a veiled attack on Pakistan which is accused by its neighbours of providing safe havens to terrorists. Addressing...

COVID-19: Delhi records zero death, 27 new cases; positivity rate 0.04 pc

COVID-19: Delhi records zero death, 27 new cases; positivity rate 0.04 pc

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

Delhi on Saturday recorded zero death due to COVID-19 and 27 fresh cases with a positivity rate of 0.04 per cent, according to data shared by the city health department. Three fatalities due to the coronavirus infection have been reported in the national capital this month -- one each on September...

Major reshuffle in Delhi Police, 11 IPS officers transferred

Major reshuffle in Delhi Police, 11 IPS officers transferred

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | IANS | New Delhi

Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Saturday ordered a major reshuffle in the ranks of senior Delhi police officers. According to the order by Baijal, 11 Indian Police Service officers have been transferred to new posts. Mukesh Chander, a 1988-batch IPS officer who was posted as Special CP/Ops and Lic. has been...

Biden reiterates US support for India's permanent seat in UNSC, entry into NSG

Biden reiterates US support for India's permanent seat in UNSC, entry into NSG

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | PTI | Washington

US President Joe Biden has reiterated America's support for india's permanent membership on a reformed United Nations Security Council and its entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group during his first in-person bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the White House. President Biden, in his talks with Prime Minister Modi,...

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