Day: October 2, 2021

N Korea says it fired anti-aircraft missile, 4th recent test

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said Friday it test-fired a new anti-aircraft missile, its fourth weapons launch in recent weeks, which experts say is part of a strategy to receive relief from economic sanctions and win other concessions. South Korea, Japan and the United States typically publicly […]

Women’s march targets Supreme Court, with abortion on line

WASHINGTON — The first Women’s March of the Biden administration heads straight for the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court on Saturday, part of protests around the country demanding continued access to abortion in a year that conservative lawmakers and judges have that access on the line. Organizers […]

European-Japanese space mission gets 1st glimpse of Mercury

BERLIN — A joint European-Japanese spacecraft got its first glimpse of Mercury as it swung by the solar system’s innermost planet while on a mission to deliver two probes into orbit in 2025. The BepiColombo mission made the first of six flybys of Mercury at 11:34 p.m. GMT […]

Gandhi Jayanti: DIPR Jammu hosts Photo Exhibition depicting different shades of Bapu’s life

JAMMU, OCTOBER 02: Department of Information and Public Relations (DIPR) today organised a photo exhibition here at Media Complex to mark the birth anniversary of Father of Nation, Mahatma Gandhi. The exhibition was inaugurated by Joint Director Information Jammu, Namrita Dogra. As many as 50 pictures related to […]

CBDT notifies Rules for implementing the amendments made by the Taxation Laws(Amendment) Act, 2021

DELHI, OCTOBER 2: The Taxation Laws (Amendment) Act, 2021 (2021 Act), inter-alia, amended the Income-tax Act, 1961 (Income-tax Act) so as to provide that no tax demand shall be raised in future on the basis of the amendment to section 9 of the Income-tax Act made vide Finance […]


DELHI, OCTOBER 2: 89.74 Cr. vaccine doses have been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive 24,354 new cases in the last 24 hours Active cases account for less than 1% of total cases, currently at 0.81%; Lowest since March 2020 India’s Active caseload stands at 2,73,889; lowest […]

Samaroh for Swachhata Mahanayaks held

Urban India says “Thank You” to its Safaimitras on Swachhata Divas Swachh Bharat Mission – Urban 2.0 begins its journey today DELHI, OCTOBER 2: Residents of Bhopal were treated to a rare sight – that of groups of Safaimitras (sanitation workers) engaged in a lively game of cricket, […]

Centre disrespecting majority sentiment with closure of mosques: Mehbooba Mufti

Srinagar, Oct 2: PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday accused the Centre of bias, saying preventing people from offering prayers at mosques and shrines in Kashmir shows the Government of India’s “disrespect” for the sentiments of the majority community. Mehbooba was reacting to the continuous closure of a […]

Godse’s photograph garlanded at Hindu Mahasabha event

Gwalior, Oct 2: Photographs of Mahatma Gandhi’s assassins Nathuram Godse and Narayan Apte were garlanded at a seminar organized by the local unit of the Hindu Mahasabha here on Saturday. Speaking to reporters after the event held on Gandhi’s 152nd birth anniversary, a leader of the right-wing organization […]

Over 90 crore Covid vaccine doses administered in India: Health minister

New Delhi, Oct : The cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 90 crore, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Saturday. The country-wide vaccination drive was rolled out on January 16 with healthcare workers (HCWs) getting inoculated in the first phase. The vaccination of […]

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