- 2,24,301 beneficiaries given COVID-19 vaccine so far; 447 cases of adverse effect reported: Govt
- SC-appointed panel on farm laws to hold first meeting on Jan 19
- No new UK strain of COVID-19 cases, tally remains at 116
- Kerala logs 5,005 new COVID-19 cases, 4,408 recoveries
- 126 new COVID-19 cases recorded in Jammu and Kashmir
- Rajasthan reports 261 new cases, 496 recoveries, and 1 death today.
Assam reports 22 new COVID-19 cases, 3 fresh fatalities
Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan violated ceasefire in Balakote sector in Poonch district at 2230 hours.
Government officials likely to hold a meeting with representatives of pharma industries and other stakeholders to discuss the future course of Covid vaccination efforts clarifies source to ANI
BCCI Apex Council meeting: New Zealand to tour India, decision on domestic season soon
Italy reports 377 coronavirus deaths, 12,415 new cases
Death toll of Indonesia's earthquake rises to 73, over 27,000 flee home
56,943 persons have tested positive for COVID19 in Himachal Pradesh, till now.
US music producer Phil Spector is dead: Prison authority
Amazon Prime Video officials in India summoned by the Information & Broadcasting Ministry, in connection with the controversy around web series 'Tandav'
UAE lowers age requirement for COVID-19 vaccines to 16
Manipur reports 21 new COVID-19 cases, 58 discharges, and no deaths today.
Tamil Nadu reported 589 new cases, 770 discharges, and 7 deaths in the last 24 hours: State Health Department, Govt of Tamil Nadu
Rajasthan reports 261 new COVID-19 cases, 496 recoveries, and 1 death today.
UK aims to give 1st COVID-19 shot to all adults by September
After surge in Covid-19 cases, Singapore imposes border restrictions
126 new COVID-19 cases recorded in Jammu and Kashmir
Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology has summoned Facebook and Twitter on Jan 21 on misuse of social media.
Today being Sunday, only 6 states conducted coronavirus vaccination drive and a total of 17,072 beneficiaries received jabs: Health Ministry
Maharashtra reports 3081 new COVID-19 cases, 2342 discharges, and 50 deaths today
Most of the adverse events following immunisation reported so far are minor cases such as fever, headache, nausea: Govt on COVID vaccination
No fine for not wearing masks inside private vehicles, says Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation
Four new cases take Nagaland's COVID-19 tally to 12,058
In 553 sessions, a total of 17,072 beneficiaries were vaccinated today. A total of 2,24,301 beneficiaries vaccinated so far: Health Ministry
447 cases of AEFI reported on 16th and 17th January, only three required hospitalisation: Health Ministry
2,07,229 people were vaccinated on day one- the highest day one vaccination number in the world; Higher than the US, UK and France on day one: Health Ministry
Schools, coaching institutes in Rajasthan set to reopen on Monday after nearly 10 months
Lebanon signs with Pfizer for 2.1 million vaccine doses
UK demands China grant UN access to Xinjiang over abuses
Britain's government on Sunday pressed China to allow UN rights inspectors to visit Xinjiang after raising anew allegations of "appalling" human rights abuses against the Uighur minority people.
Goa sees 60 COVID-19 cases; no fresh fatality
U.S. Vice president-elect Harris set to resign Senate seat on Monday
WB CM Mamata Banerjee to hold a rally in Purulia on 19th January
5005 new Covid-19 cases, 4408 recoveries, and 21 deaths reported in Kerala today.
UK hopes to ease lockdown from March: Minister
NIA has started to register cases against those who are a part of the farmers' movement or those who have lent their support to it. All farmers' unions condemn this. We will fight this in every possible way.
- Krantikari Kisan Union chief Darshan Pal
Bhartiya Kisan Union Lokshakti has written to the Delhi Police Commissioner seeking permission to hold the farmers' agitation at Ramlila Maidan in Delhi
527 COVID-19 positive women delivered babies at LNJP Hospital since March last year: Official
No new UK strain of COVID-19 cases, tally remains at 116
Amit Shah launches farmer-friendly projects in Karnataka's Bagalkot, emphasises on use of ethanol
No disruption to official Republic Day function. No sit-in or gherao of any prominent building. All Tractors to have national flag and Kisan Flag, no political flags... Will be peaceful.
- Yogendra Yadav
Tractor Parade of farmers will be inside Delhi on Republic Day. This will be on Outer Ring Road: says Yogendra Yadav
With 161 new COVID-19 cases, Andhra Pradesh's tally reaches 8,85,985
Doubling farmers’ income biggest priority of Narenda Modi government and three central farm laws would ensure manifold hike in their earnings.
- Union Home Minister Amit Shah
UK mulls enforced hotel quarantine for all travellers
CBI arrests a senior railway engineering service officer along with two others for allegedly demanding a bribe of Rs 1 crores. Searches underway at 20 locations in five states: CBI official
Legendary classical musician Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan dies at 89
Delhi schools prepare to open the doors to classes 10, 12 students after pandemic-induced closure
ED arrests 2 Chinese nationals in money laundering case
Austria extends third COVID-19 lockdown to Feb 8
IndiGo Surat-Kolkata flight today was diverted to Bhopal as a precaution after the pilot felt a momentary foul odour. The aircraft is currently under inspection at Bhopal. The passengers accommodated on another aircraft: IndiGo airlines
Thailand confirms 374 new COVID-19 cases
10 new mass vaccination centres to open up across UK
- Ten new large-scale centres, including a rugby ground, racecourse, food court and a cathedral, will open up next week across Britain to join the seven already delivering vaccine.
- It comes as a further 324,233 vaccine doses were administered across the UK to take the total above 3.5 million, a milestone hailed by Prime Minister Boris Johnson as a "fantastic national effort".
246 new COVID cases, 8 deaths in Delhi
Brivio appointed Alpine F1 racing director
Italian Davide Brivio will join the Alpine Formula One team from MotoGP as racing director, Renault chief executive Luca de Meo said on Sunday. Brivio's departure from reigning MotoGP champions Suzuki was announced on Jan. 7 amid speculation he was heading for the Renault-owned F1 team that has been renamed as the Alpine sportscar brand.
Mizoram: Schools to reopen for Class 10, 12 students from Jan 22
According to the new unlock guidelines issued on Saturday schools and hostels will reopen from January 22 for students of class 10 and 12. The guidelines said churches will be allowed to open with 50 per cent sitting capacity or 200 attendees on every Saturday and Sunday noon time from first February.
TMC appoints new West Bengal unit President
A day after she dismissed speculations about joining BJP, Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Satabdi Roy was appointed as the vice-president of the party's West Bengal unit.
NASA's moon rocket test cut short
The "hot-fire" test at the Stennis Space Center in Mississippi was supposed to last a little over eight minutes -- the time the engines would burn in flight -- but they shut down just over a minute into the burn.
CRPF, DRDO to launch two-wheeler ambulance
The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and the Institute of Nuclear Medicine & Allied Sciences (INMAS), DRDO, have developed 'RAKSHITA' - a bike ambulance to attend urgent evacuation needs of security force personnel in event of a medical emergency or battle injury in conflict zones and is set to launch in Delhi on January 18.
Trinamool Congress appoints Birbhum MP Shatabdi Roy as vice-president of the party's West Bengal unit.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he will visit India ahead of the G7 summit. He also said that as ‘pharmacy of the world’, India already supplies more than 50% of the world’s vaccines, and the UK and India have worked closely together throughout the pandemic.