Self-styled president of Khalistan praises PM Modi on declaration of Veer Bal Diwas, virtuous deeds towards Sikhism

The self-styled president of Khalistan, Sewa Singh Lalli has welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement to observe December 26 as “Veer Bal Diwas”. In his post on social media Lalli said, “this government has encouraged and initiated some virtuous deeds towards Sikhism. Let’s encourage it even more. Hints are enough […]

Air India curtails US operations over 5G issue, four flights suspended

: After several international airlines curtailed their operations to the United States due to deployment of 5G communications in the US, Air India on Wednesday also suspended four of its flights scheduled to the US. Air India announced the suspension of flight operations between Delhi Airport and San Francisco, Chicago and John F Kennedy. It will also suspend a Mumbai to […]

CCEA, Union Cabinet meet to be held virtually today

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) and Union Cabinet meeting will be held on Wednesday via video conferencing. As per highly placed sources, the CCEA meeting will be held at 10 am and the Union Cabinet meeting is scheduled at 10.05 am. The Union Cabinet, last week, had approved the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Nepal for […]

84 IAS trainees, faculty members test positive for Covid-19 at Mussoorie institute

A total of 84 IAS trainee officers and faculty members have tested positive at the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie, said academy administration on Wednesday. After the massive spread of the COVID-19 on the campus, to control the spread of the virus further, the administration has made containment zones inside […]

DCW seeks FIR against persons making obscene comments against Muslim women on ‘Clubhouse’ app

The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) issued a notice to Delhi Police’s Cyber Crime cell on Tuesday, seeking an FIR against persons making obscene comments against Muslim women on the ‘Clubhouse’ app. The commission took suo-moto cognizance of a video posted on Twitter, which showcased a filthy Clubhouse conversation on the topic ‘Muslim girls […]

Former IS-K chief Asif Farooqi killed in Afghanistan

Aslam Farooqi, the former chief of the Islamic State-Khurasan (IS-K), was killed during a shootout in northern Afghanistan on Sunday, a media report said on Monday. Farooqi, who hailed from Pakistan’s Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, was reportedly killed during an investigation against organized kidnappers and criminal mafia, Pakistani newspaper The Express Tribune reported. The investigation resulted in […]

India’s first homegrown mRNA vaccine to be tested amid Omicron spike: Official sources

The country’s first messenger mRNA vaccine is expected to begin trials on humans in February. The Pune-based Gennova Biopharmaceuticals has submitted phase 2 data of mRNA vaccine and has also completed the recruitment of phase 3 data. Drugs Controller General of India’s (DCGI) Subject Expert Committee (SEC) is expected to […]