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Indian Youth Congress celebrates PM Modi's birthday as "National Unemployment Day"

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NH photo by Vipin

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17 Sep 2021, 6:21 PM

Indian Youth Congress celebrates PM Modi's birthday as "National Unemployment Day"

Indian Youth Congress celebrates PM Modi's birthday as "National Unemployment Day".

(Source: PTI)

17 Sep 2021, 3:11 PM

New Zealand cricket team abandons tour of Pakistan

New Zealand cricket team is abandoning their tour of Pakistan following a New Zealand government security alert: NZC (New Zealand Cricket)

17 Sep 2021, 3:05 PM

Fire breaks out in CBI office in Delhi

A fire broke out inside the basement of the CBI building the CGO complex here, officials said on Friday.

The information about the fire at the Central Bureau of Investigation office was received at 1.40 pm following which eight fire tenders were rushed to the spot.

The fire broke out in the panel board, a senior fire official said.

The blaze was doused at 2.30 pm and no one was injured in the incident, they said.

17 Sep 2021, 2:37 PM

Delhi govt asks pvt construction sites to follow 14-point guidelines to prevent dust pollution

The Delhi government has asked all private construction sites to follow its 14-point guidelines to prevent dust pollution in the city, Environment Minister Gopal Rai said on Friday.

The government had conducted a review meeting with all state-run agencies engaged in construction work in Delhi and they were told to submit their action plan to prevent dust pollution by September 21.

There are many private agencies involved in construction work in the city. We conducted a meeting with over 50 such companies, including L&T, Shapoorji, NBCC, Rai said.

"These private construction sites have been asked to comply with the 14-point guidelines to prevent dust pollution in 15 days," he said.

(Source: PTI)

17 Sep 2021, 1:50 PM

Arpita Ghosh appointed as General Secretary of Trinamool Congress

West Bengal: Arpita Ghosh has been appointed as General Secretary of Trinamool Congress with immediate effect. Ghosh resigned as Rajya Sabha MP on September 15

17 Sep 2021, 1:48 PM

India administeres over 1 crore daily vaccinations

COVID19: India has administered over 1 crore daily vaccinations till 1.30pm today.

(Source: ANI)

17 Sep 2021, 12:22 PM

Two metro stations on Delhi-Haryana border closed

Two Delhi Metro stations near Tikri border with Haryana, one of the sites of the ongoing farmers' protests, were on Friday closed owing to security reasons, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation said.

(Source: PTI)

17 Sep 2021, 12:07 PM

EAM Jaishankar meets Russian FM, Iran Prez

External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar meT Russian FM Sergey Lavrov and President of Iran, Ebrahim Raisi ahead of the start of the SCO Summit in Tajikistan, reported ANI. "A useful discussion on contemporary issues, including Afghanistan", says EAM.

17 Sep 2021, 11:28 AM

Case against actor Sahil Khan for instigation actor Manoj Patil to attempt suicide

Mumbai Police said in a statement that a case has been registered against actor Sahil Khan and three others for allegedly instigating actor Manoj Patil to attempt suicide, reported ANI. Patil is currently undergoing treatment at a hospital in Mumbai.

17 Sep 2021, 10:50 AM

34,403 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours

According to the Union health ministry, India reported 34,403 new Covid cases and 37,950 recoveries in the last 24 hours, reported ANI. This takes the total number of active cases to 3,39,056 and the total recoveries to 3,25,98,424. So far, India has also administered 77.24 crore vaccine doses.

17 Sep 2021, 10:06 AM

Sensex gains 391 points in opening trade

ANI reported that Sensex gained 391 points in the opening trade today, and is currently at 59,532.16, while Nifty is at 17,731.95.

17 Sep 2021, 9:26 AM

Section 144 imposed in Delhi ahead of protest march by Shiromani Akali Dal

Delhi Police has confirmed that section 144 has been imposed in the New Delhi district today, reported ANI. This is ahead of a protest march today from Gurudwara Rakab Ganj to the Parliament led by Shiromani Akali Dal. Delhi Police has said that the march is not permitted in view of existing guidelines to prevent & control virus spread.

17 Sep 2021, 8:48 AM

MoS MEA V Muraleedharan meets Algerian PM Aïmene Benabderrahmane

The Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan called on Algerian PM Aïmene Benabderrahmane and conveyed greetings on behalf of PM Narendra Modi, reported ANI. "Discussions covered ways to enhance strategic ties, bilateral trade, promote investments & welfare of Indian citizens in Algeria," the MoS tweeted.

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