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Centre set to resume tourist visas after 1.5 years of suspension due to COVID
Centre set to resume tourist visas after 1.5 years of suspension due to COVID-19
Centre set to resume tourist visas after 1.5 years of suspension due to COVID.
COVID19 vaccine Sputnik Light gets permission for Phase 3 trials in India
COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik Light gets permission for Phase 3 trials in India.
West Bengal extends COVID restrictions till Sept 30
Restrictions and relaxations in West Bengal extended up to 30th Sept. All outdoor activities, including movement of people & vehicles shall be strictly prohibited between 11 pm-5 am except for health services, law & order, essential commodities & other emergency services.
Delhi schools continue to remain close for class 8
Delhi Govt issues list of activities permitted from intervening night of 15-16 Sept till intervening night of 30th Sept-1st Oct. Schools/institutes for students up to class 8th to remain closed. Schools/colleges for students from class 9 allowed with 50% capacity of classroom.
Delhi govt bans sale, storage and bursting of firecrackers
"Just like last year, there will be a complete ban on storage, sale, and bursting of all kinds of firecrackers this year too, in wake of the situation of pollution in Delhi during Diwali in the last three years," tweets Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal.
Gujarat: New ministers to take oath today, says BJP spokesperson
LS Speaker Om Birla attends All India Presiding Officers conference
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla attends the 81st All India Presiding Officers conference in Delhi, reported ANI.
Joint committee on Personal Data Protection Bill to meet today
ANI reported that the joint committee on the Personal Data Protection Bill will be meeting today. PP Chaudhary will be attending the meeting, as the chairman of the committee for the first time.
North Korea fires two ballistic missiles
The South Korea Military has said that North Korea has fired two unidentified ballistic missiles into the sea, NDTV reported.
27,176 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours
According to the health ministry, India reported 27,176 new Covid cases, 38,012 recoveries, and 284 deaths in the last 24 hours, ANI reported. This takes the total number of cases to 3,33,16,755 with 3,51,087 active cases in the country. India's total recoveries stand at 3,25,22,171 with 75,89,12,277 doses of the vaccines administered (61,15,690 in last 24 hrs). The death toll is now 4,43,497.
Biden denies that Xi turned down offer for face-to-face meeting
NDTV reported that US President Joe Biden denied that his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping had turned down the offer for a face-to-face meeting. The two opted for a 90-minute long call last week instead.
Two died after getting hit by a speeding car in Bengaluru
According to the Bengaluru Traffic Police, a man and a woman, died on the spot when their bike was hit by a speeding car on the Electronic City flyover, and they fell off the flyover. ANI reported that a case has been registered.