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 2021-01-16 19:14 

The Hindu

West Bengal CM seeks adequate doses from Centre...

If needed, State can bear the cost: Mamata Banerjee...

 2021-01-16 19:14 

The Hindu

COVID-19 vaccination drive launched in districts...

Healthcare and frontline workers to be vaccinated in the first phase...

 2021-01-16 19:12 

The Hindu

DIC special loan camp at Pollachi on January 22...

The District Industries Centre (DIC), Coimbatore, will conduct a special loan camp at Pollachi on January 22. The camp will highlight details of State and Central government schemes such as NEEDS, UYE...

 2021-01-16 19:11 

Daily Times

Can Trump pardon himself? Would the courts reject the move?...

As he prepares to end a tumultuous four years as US president facing potential legal jeopardy, Donald Trump has discussed the possibility of pardoning himself, according to a source familiar with the matter. But there are questions about whether a preside...

 2021-01-16 19:11 

Daily Excelsior

"My mother tongue is my passion...

Rajeshwar Singh 'Raju' DOGRI is his mother tongue. Writing in mother tongue gives him inner satisfaction. He has a passion for DOGRI. He is Darshan Darshi. Darshan Darshi is pen name of D.K. Vaid, a prolific writer of English and Dogri. Born in Bh...

 2021-01-16 19:10 

Daily Times

Russia to reopen air travel with Finland, Vietnam, India and Qatar: government...

Russian authorities said on Saturday that flights between Moscow and the capitals of Finland, Vietnam, India and Qatar, suspended since the early weeks of the pandemic, would restart from Jan 27, after certain epidemiological criteria were met. A statemen...

 2021-01-16 19:10 

Daily Excelsior

The risk of online dating...

Dr. Monica Narang These days the extensive online dating has become a trend especially during the Pandemic where maximum work is done from home and it has turned into addiction. People who tend to get involved in such practice spend most of their precious...

 2021-01-16 19:10 

Daily Times

Retired doctors and more syringes: Biden lays out plan to get America vaccinated...

US President-elect Joe Biden on Friday said he would order increased production of syringes and other supplies to ramp up vaccinations against Covid-19 and improve upon the Trump administration rollout that he called a "dismal failure." Under Bide...

 2021-01-16 19:09 

Daily Times

US capitols on edge for armed protests as Trump presidency nears end...

US law enforcement officials are gearing up for pro-Trump marches in all 50 state capitols this weekend, erecting barriers and calling in their National Guards to try to prevent the kind of violent attack that rattled the nation on Jan. 6. The FBI has war...

 2021-01-16 19:09 

The Hindu

Chennai resident donates flat to NGO Sevalaya...

People may open their doors wide for a charity, but it is not every day that someone parts with their house entirely to support one. An Alwarpet resident makes that sacrifice for a voluntary organisation...

 2021-01-16 19:08 

Daily Times

Newsmaker: Rocky road beckons as new CDU chair Laschet seeks to fill Merkel's shoes...

A centrist, he had presented himself as the man with the best credentials to plough the same political furrow as the party's long-time leader Angela Merkel and to run as its candidate for chancellor in federal elections in September. But Laschet lacks...

 2021-01-16 19:08 

Daily Times

Uganda's Museveni heads for election win, rival alleges fraud...

Long-time leader Yoweri Museveni was heading for a resounding win in Uganda's presidential election with nearly all votes counted on Saturday, but his main rival Bobi Wine alleged widespread fraud and said citizens should reject the result. With ballo...

 2021-01-16 19:08 

Daily Times

At least five dead after suspected gas leak at Italian nursing home...

At least five people have died at a nursing home in Italy from suspected carbon monoxide poisoning, local media and officials said on Saturday. The incident happened at the Villa dei Diamanti care home in Lanuvio, a town near Rome, Italian firefighters sa...

 2021-01-16 19:08 

Daily Times

UK eyes one-off Covid-19 grant instead of permanent benefit hike...

British finance minister Rishi Sunak has proposed giving a one-off 500 pound ($679) grant to recipients of the country's main unemployment and wage support benefit instead of extending a temporary increase on the welfare payments, The Times reported o...

 2021-01-16 19:07 

Daily Excelsior

'Power Woman' of Kashmir...

Irfan Tramboo Rendering the age-old taboo to a thousand pieces, 27 year old Saima Ubayd from Srinagar has become the first woman from Kashmir to have tried her skillset in powerlifting and securing a gold medal while taking along her grit and commitment a...

 2021-01-16 19:07 

Daily Times

In visit to Central African Republic, French general says situation not same as 2013...

A top French general in West Africa has dismissed calls for his country to engage more in Central African Republic (CAR) after rebels earlier this week attempted to take the capital Bangui, saying that the situation was different to a rebellion in 2013. T...

 2021-01-16 19:07 

Daily Excelsior

Petrol, diesel rates remain unchanged...

New Delhi, Jan 16: Government controlled fuel companies kept petrol and diesel prices unchanged for the second consecutive day on Saturday. This despite the fact that in the international market crude oil prices came down. The four Metropolitan cities of ...

 2021-01-16 19:05 

NewsBytes

Jeep Compass (facelift) to be launched on January 27...

After unveiling the updated Compass SUV in India earlier this month, carmaker Jeep has announced that the car will be launched on January 27 and the prices will also be announced then | NewsBytes...

 2021-01-16 19:04 

Daily Excelsior

An Anthology of Dogri Free Verse...

Suman K Sharma Dogri Sanstha, a prime literary organisation committed to promote Dogra culture and literature, has brought out a special number of its biannual journal, NAMEEN CHETANA, curating 76 short and not so short poems of 15 prominent Dogri poets. ...

 2021-01-16 19:04 

Daily Excelsior

WhatsApp delays policy update rollout to May 15...

NEW DELHI, Jan 16: WhatsApp has decided to delay the rollout of its new policy update to May 15 after massive criticism from users globally, including India, over concerns that data was being shared with its parent company Facebook. The move assumes signi...

 2021-01-16 19:03 

Business Insider India

'What the hell's the matter with them?': Biden scorches GOP lawmakers who didn't wear masks in secure areas during Capitol riots, saying they need 'to grow up'...

President-elect Joe Biden on Friday excoriated Republicans who refused to wear masks while huddled with other lawmakers during the Capitol riots, saying they...

 2021-01-16 19:03 

Business Insider India

Jessica Alba says she has 'spy cameras' in her kids' rooms to monitor them during online school...

Jessica Alba uses...

 2021-01-16 19:03 

Business Insider India

The US screwed up its vaccine roll out in part because it was too choosy about who should get shots first...

The US has one of the lowest COVID-19 vaccinations per capita rates in the world. Israel has the best. Israel chose to prioritize its elderly. The US, by contrast,...

 2021-01-16 19:03 

Press Trust of India

C'garh: 5,592 healthcare workers vaccinated on day one...

(Eds: Updating) Raipur, Jan 16 (PTI) As many as 5,592 healthcareworkers out of expected 9,135 beneficiaries, includingdoctors and employees of government hospitals, were inoculatedfor COVID-19 in Chhattisgarh on Saturday, officials said.The first day of t...

 2021-01-16 19:02 

Daily Excelsior

Need to support economic revival, financial stability: RBI Guv...

CHENNAI, Jan 16:RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das on Saturday said the financial stability is a public good, and its resilience and robustness need to be preserved and nurtured by all stakeholders. Delivering the 39th Nani Palkhivala memorial lecture through a...

 2021-01-16 19:02 

Daily Excelsior

Swami Vivekananda and the Ramakrishna Mission...

D K Pandita The world is changing in a fast pace globalization has reduced distance, challenges are increasingly becoming more and more complex particularly after Covid19 pandemic. Amidst all such challenges, as a Nation, we need to ensure that we are res...

 2021-01-16 19:01 

The Hindu

Drop in positive cases, no death in delta region...

Thanjavur reports maximum cases...

 2021-01-16 19:00 

Daily Excelsior

IntelliSmart inks pact with Infosys to develop digital platform for discoms...

New Delhi, Jan 16: IntelliSmart has signed an agreement with Infosys to develop a digital platform for value-added services of discoms. IntelliSmart Infrastructure Private Limited (IntelliSmart) — a joint venture of Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (E...

 2021-01-16 19:00 

Daily Excelsior

Gadkari pitches for more research to identify import substitute products...

AURANGABAD, Jan 16: Union MSME Minister Nitin Gadkari has pitched for more research to identify products that can be indigenously manufactured as cost-effective import substitutes. The industries and industrial associations should do more research to iden...

 2021-01-16 18:59 

Daily Excelsior

Cipher Decipher...

Hi Friends! We are back with your favourite column for the week. Please have a look at OUR MESSAGE before you send in your message to us. 1. To all from K K Gupta: " Every day is beautiful, what you only need is a sanguine perception to find the beaut...

 2021-01-16 18:59 

Daily Excelsior

Salute to Spirit of duty...

Ashok Bhan Jammu and Kashmir Police has stood like a rock in the face of over three-decade long Pakistan sponsored insurgency. 1070 police personnel and about 640 SPOs/VDC members have made the supreme sacrifice of their lives and many thousands got griev...

 2021-01-16 18:58 

Daily Excelsior

inner voice...

If not you Would flowers bloom Water flow In my life Without you Your sweet face Allure and grace What will I do If not you When you walk Heart stops Your gaze Makes me dazed Soulmate My heart awaits Euphoric You reciprocate You look I glow Behold I flow ...

 2021-01-16 18:57 

Daily Excelsior

Pence congratulates Harris, offers full co-operation in transition of power...

Washington, Jan 16: Outgoing US Vice President Mike Pence has called his soon-to-be successor Kamala Harris to congratulate her and offer his full co-operation in the transition of power, according to multiple media reports said. However, there has been n...

 2021-01-16 18:57 

The Hindu

Upskilling Sanitisation and Hygiene Entrepreneurs...

Outfitted with a PPE kit and carrying a disinfectant spray pump, V. Chandrasekhar has completed his fourth assignment for the day, the last one having to do with a house at Mambakkam."The customer who...

 2021-01-16 18:57 

Press Trust of India

Nashik sees 185 COVID-19 cases, 3 deaths, 164 recoveries...

Nashik, Jan 16 (PTI) The number of COVID-19 cases in Nashik reached 1,13,558 on Saturday after 185 people weredetected with the infection, while the toll rose by three totouch 2,028, an official said.The recovery count stands at 1,10,152 after 164 peoplew...

 2021-01-16 18:55 

Press Trust of India

Three peddlers held with 1.5 kg charas in Jammu...

Jammu, Jan 16 (PTI) Three alleged drug peddlers were arrested after 1.5 kilograms of charas worth lakhs of rupees was recovered from their possession here, police said on Saturday. Sahil Mehra, Abhishek Dogra and Jagdev Raj were rounded up when they were ...

 2021-01-16 18:53 

The Times of India

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Attempts to intimidate farmers through notices from central agencies: SAD...

India News: Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal on Saturday alleged that attempts are being made to threaten farmer leaders through notices by agencies...

 2021-01-16 18:53 

The Hindu

Vaccine joy for some, anticipation for others...

After witnessing pandemic horror first-hand, most hospital staff were eager to take vaccine...

 2021-01-16 18:53 

The Hindu

Vaccines made in India are very safe: Governor...

Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan has said vaccines made in India were very safe and that there should be not be any hesitation to take them.Dispelling myths about vaccines, she said during her visit t...

 2021-01-16 18:51 

The Hindu

COVID a result of destruction of nature: Governor...

The present COVID-19 crisis is a result of indiscriminate destruction of nature which disrupted activity in almost all spheres of life, remarked Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan. Virtually inauguratin...

 2021-01-16 18:50 

The Hindu

First day, first shot: 92.2% of beneficiaries show up...

3,962 of 4,296 healthcare workers identified for COVID vaccination on day one covered; 11 cases of mild Adverse Event Following Immunisation reported...

 2021-01-16 18:50 

NewsBytes

Honda City bags over 21,800 unit sales in 2020...

Honda Motor has recorded 21,826 unit sales of its City sedan in the calendar year-2020 | NewsBytes...

 2021-01-16 18:49 

BloombergQuint

Parler CEO Goes Into Hiding Blaming Amazon Flak, Death Threats...

Parler CEO Goes Into Hiding Blaming Amazon Flak, Death Threats...

 2021-01-16 18:49 

Press Trust of India

TN adds 610 new COVID-19 infections; 6 fatalities...

Chennai, Jan 16 (PTI): Tamil Nadu on Saturday clocked 610 new COVID-19 infections, aggregating 8,30,183, while six morefatalities pushed the toll to 12,257, the health departmentsaid. Recoveries outnumbered new infections with 775 peoplegetting discharged...

 2021-01-16 18:48 

The Hindu

Conquering fear to beat coronavirus...

Can work without a worry now, say health workers post vaccination...

 2021-01-16 18:48 

The Hindu

Our govt. will complete its term; party will come back to power in 2023: Shah...

Union Home Minister lauds Yediyurappa's leadership in fighting the pandemic...

 2021-01-16 18:47 

The Hindu

State not taking up rabi procurement: Minister...

'Govt. to regulate the arrivals of produce into market yards'...

 2021-01-16 18:47 

The Hindu

Ministers, elected representatives launch vaccination drive at various places...

IT Minister assures people about safety of vaccine...

 2021-01-16 18:46 

The Hindu

No MMTS phase II sans State govt.'s share: Kishan to KCR...

CM urged to take the initiative for completion of works by releasing funds...

 2021-01-16 18:46 

The Asian Age

1 'severe', 51 'minor' cases of adverse events reported among health workers in Delhi...

Administration of coronavirus vaccine started in Delhi at 81 centres across the city on Saturday...

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