Day: September 24, 2021

Women’s voices at UN General Assembly few, but growing

NEW YORK — With cascading crises casting a pall over the proceedings at this year’s United Nations General Assembly, Slovakian President Zuzana Čaputová had this reminder on the first day of debate: “We cannot save our planet if we leave out the vulnerable — the women, the girls, […]

Quad leaders to deliver on vaccines, infrastructure, tech -U.S. official

WASHINGTON, Sept 23 – A first in-person meeting of the leaders of the Quad group of countries – the United States, Japan, Australia and India – on Friday will yield progress in several areas including infrastructure, health and cyber, a senior U.S administration official told Reuters. The Quad […]

U.S. Vice President Harris welcomes India’s resuming COVID exports

WASHINGTON, Sept 23 – U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris said on Thursday that she welcomes India’s announcement that it will resume COVID-19 vaccine exports. India announced this week that it resume exports of COVID-19 vaccines later this year. India, the world’s biggest maker of vaccines, stopped exports of […]

VP Harris and Indian Prime Minister Modi meet as U.S. eyes Asia

WASHINGTON, Sept 23 – U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris met India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday and stressed the importance of a free and open Indo-Pacific region at a time when the United States is trying to solidify its pivot toward Asia and strengthen ties with allies […]

Shootout inside Delhi courtroom kills three, gang wars blamed

NEW DELHI, Sept 24 – Three people were killed in a suspected gangland shooting inside a Delhi courtroom on Friday, police said, causing panic in the premises. The incident occurred when a suspected gang leader appeared in court and two men who were sitting inside dressed as lawyers […]

Meeting between Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and Vice President Kamala Harris of the USA

DELHI, SEPTEMBER 24: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi met Her Excellency Kamala Harris, Vice President of the United States of America, in Washington DC on 23 September 2021, during his visit to the USA. They expressed happiness at their first in-person meeting. They warmly recalled their telephone conversation […]


DELHI, SEPTEMBER 24: The 6th Edition of Exercise PEACEFUL MISSION: 2021 of SCO Member States hosted by Russia at the Orenburg Region of South West Russia culminated on 24 September 2021. The twelve days long joint training involving Armed Forces of all Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) member states was […]


DELHI, SEPTEMBER 24: 84.15 Cr. vaccine doses have been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive Active cases account for less than 1% of total cases, currently at0.89%; lowest since March 2020 India’s Active caseload stands at 3,00,162; lowest in 188 days 31,382new cases in the last 24 […]

CBI to probe death of Mahant Narendra Giri

New Delhi, Sep 24: The Centre has given its approval for a CBI probe into the death of Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad president Mahant Narendra Giri in Allahabad, officials said on Friday. The seer, who was the president of the largest organisation of sadhus in India, was found hanging […]

Schools to reopen in entire Maharashtra from Oct 4

Mumbai, Sep 24: Physical classes in schools would resume across Maharashtra from October 4, the state government said on Friday. All the schools in rural areas will resume physical classes for standards 5th to 12th,” said school education minister Varsha Gaikwad. Physical classes for standards 8th to 12th would […]

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