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Zimbabwe's Minister of Foreign Affairs dies from COVID-19 infection

Sri Lanka, Jan. 21 -- Zimbabwe's Minister of Foreign Affairs Sibusiso Moyo has died from COVID-19, the government announced on Wednesday. He gained prominence in 2017 as the military general who anno... Read More


Joe Biden's inauguration speech - full transcript

Sri Lanka, Jan. 21 -- Joe Biden has been sworn in as the 46th US president at the US Capitol in Washington. Vice-President Kamala Harris has taken her oath too - becoming the first woman to hold that ... Read More


Mumbai: NCB apprehends notorious drug supplier, seizes drugs worth crores

Mumbai, Jan. 21 -- Continuing it crackdown on drugs peddlers and suppliers, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Wednesday apprehended drug supplier Parvez Khan alias Chinku Pathan from Navi Mumbai. ... Read More


Delhi govt gets farmers' consent to set up solar power plant in 9 villages

India, Jan. 21 -- The Delhi government has got consent from farmers across nine villages in the north-western peripheries of the city for setting up solar plants in 225 acres of agricultural land unde... Read More


INA to become a major hub with RRTS, Metro stations

India, Jan. 21 -- The National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC) will integrate its INA station on the Delhi-Alwar Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) corridor with the Delhi Metro station... Read More


Cellular mobile operators start mobile data services in S Waziristan

Pakistan, Jan. 21 -- In pursuance of prime minister's announcement regarding the launch of 3G and 4G mobile broadband in South Waziristan, the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has issued dir... Read More


South corp to award rRs.r10 Lakh to RWAs segregating 100% waste at source

India, Jan. 21 -- The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has decided to incentivise those Resident Welfare Associations (RWAs) that conduct 100% segregation of waste at source in their colonies.... Read More


Man dies in Telangana after taking COVID-19 shot, health department says initial probe shows no link

Hyderabad (Telangana), Jan. 21 -- : A 42-year old health-care worker, who passed away in a hospital in Nirmal area around 18 hours after taking the COVID-19 vaccine, died due to causes "unrelated to t... Read More


Former Bhutan Prime Minister thanks India for gifting COVID-19 vaccine

Thimphu, Jan. 21 -- : Former Bhutan Prime Minister and People's Democratic Party President Tshering Tobgay on Wednesday expressed "profound gratitude" to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for gifting COVID... Read More


Farm laws to be put on hold for 1.5 yrs, Centre tells farmers : Report

New Delhi, Jan. 21 -- After the 10th round of talks with farmers Wednesday evening, the Centre has decided to shelve three farm laws for one and a half years and inform the Supreme Court in an affidav... Read More