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Narinder Singh Kapany, Padma Vibhushan

Punjab born Indian-American Sikh scientist gets Padma Vibhushan posthumously

January 26, 2021 10:14:15 am

With more than 100 patents throughout his career, his research works lasers, fibre optics, solar energy etc, Narinder Singh Kapany was a distinguished Indian-American Sikh scientist who also had great interest in Sikh art and philanthropy activities.

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Karnataka Bengaluru Live Updates: Farmers to hold tractor parade in Bengaluru on Republic Day

January 26, 2021 10:45:48 am

Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus (Covid-19) Latest News Live Updates: More than 50 farmers’ organisations, including Dalit organisations, and labour associations are expected to take part in the parade.

Uttar Pradesh: Budget session to begin from Feb 16

January 26, 2021 5:58:55 am

The Assembly session would be significant as the upcoming budget with the Assembly elections in the state due early next year.

In third such sentence, Manipur court awards death to man convicted of rape and murder

Allahabad HC sets aside order extending UP Sunni Waqf Board’s term

January 26, 2021 5:56:56 am

The judges said the administrator would manage the Board’s daily affairs in this period and would not be eligible to take policy decisions.

BJP leader shot dead in Amethi

January 26, 2021 5:50:28 am

Jageshwar Verma’s son accused the current village pradhan’s family of killing his father over political rivalry as the 64-year-old was about to contest the village pradhan election in two months. Verma had won the election in 2005 and 2015.

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Tricity officers to lead tank, artillery rocket contingents in R-Day Parade at New Delhi

January 26, 2021 5:37:16 am

Capt Karanveer Singh Bhangoo from 54 Armd Regt belongs to Panchkula, and will be seen on Rajpath on leading T-90 tank contingent during Republic Day Parade.

Mamata slams BJP: You have insulted the icons of Bengal

Mamata slams BJP: You have insulted the icons of Bengal

January 26, 2021 7:43:43 am

“I went to their programme and some aggressive, fanatic traitors dared to tease me in front of the PM. They don’t know me. If you point a gun at me I will show you the armoury. But I don’t believe in practising politics of the gun,” Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said.

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Environment of fear must end if fair polls are to be held: Dhankhar

January 26, 2021 5:26:12 am

On the occasion of National Voters Day, Dhankhar on Monday tweeted, “Make all efforts #NationalVotersDay to make Voters Empowered, Vigilant, Safe and Informed @MamataOfficial.”

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On his 14th birthday, India’s youngest volcanologist awarded Bal Puraskar

January 26, 2021 5:19:21 am

Sonit has a deep interest in geology and is also India's youngest volcanologist. His deep interest in understanding and studying volcanoes and their history takes flight through his hobby of trekking and mountain explorations.

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Training Partner earned Rs 30.88 lakh through PMKVY in 2019-20: RTI

January 26, 2021 5:15:52 am

Chandigarh Police had spent Rs 83.09 lakh on the infrastructure of three training centers in three police buildings including PP 24, PS 34 and PS 26.

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Over 40% adults have more than 3 risk factors for NCDs: Survey

January 26, 2021 5:12:09 am

Daily tobacco use, inadequate intake of fruits and/or vegetables, insufficient physical activity, being overweight (BMI of 25.0 kg/m2 or higher), high blood pressure and raised fasting blood glucose levels are some of the risk factors that contribute towards developing NCDs.

DMK will waive education loans if voted to power: Stalin

TN Polls: M K Stalin to campaign across the state from Jan 29

January 26, 2021 5:12:28 am

If elected, he said, an exclusive wing will be formed in the government to handle petitions he received during campaigns.

Mother to 80 abandoned girls, Punjab social worker is awarded Padma Shri

Mother to 80 abandoned girls, Punjab social worker is awarded Padma Shri

January 26, 2021 4:08:54 am

Speaking to The Indian Express on phone, Parkash Kaur confirmed that she had received a call from a Union ministry. The 63-year-old, who herself was abandoned by her biological parents, said the award had increased her responsibility towards society manifold.

North MCD raises fines on illegal cattle shelters

January 26, 2021 4:02:45 am

According to Verma, illegal diaries are fined between Rs 100 and Rs 500 as of now but this was not acting as a deterrent.

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Pune schools start unique ‘web radio’ to be launched on Republic Day

January 26, 2021 3:57:30 am

Stating that teaching life skills to students, inspiring them to think out of the box was as important as academics, MES (Maharashtra Education Society) Sou Vimlabai Garware School and Vidnyan Bharati have joined hands to launch 'MES Subodhwani', a web radio, which will be broadcast thrice a week.


Health infra built over last 5 yrs helped fight Covid: Kejriwal

January 26, 2021 3:57:49 am

The long-awaited health cards, under which the medical history of patients will be available to all hospitals digitally, will also start by the end of the year, the CM said.

PMC doubles vaccination target

January 26, 2021 3:51:13 am

"The PMC has doubled its target of vaccination in the city as per the directions of the state government. We had a target of 800 vaccinations in a day but now it is 1,600 now," said Ashish Bharati, chief health officer, PMC.

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Over a lakh vaccinated in only 4 days, says Maharashtra health minister

January 26, 2021 3:46:05 am

"We have vaccinated more than a lakh people in just four days, vaccinating over 25,000 people in just a day, following the guidelines of the Government of India," said Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope.

Class-8 girl from Ludhiana wins PM Rashtriya Bal Puraskar for innovative use of Minecraft

January 26, 2021 3:45:17 am

From the epic Ramayana to JK Rowling’s Harry Potter, Egyptian civilisation to life of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, Namya has created lessons on almost everything on Minecraft.

Volunteers at Tikri have task cut out on Republic Day: Keep order, peace

January 26, 2021 3:36:51 am

Police at the border said they will remove the barricades in the morning so the tractors can go ahead.

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Small, marginal tribal farmers and labourers from state gather — ‘Missing protest was not an option’

January 26, 2021 3:29:34 am

Unlike the farmers from Punjab and Haryana, who are protesting at Delhi and own large tracts of land, many gathered at Azad Maidan like Gangurde were small and marginal tribal farmers and labourers from Nashik, Dahanu, Palghar, Dhule and Nandurbar.

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Farmers’ protest in Mumbai: Top Shiv Sena leaders keep away from Azad Maidan

January 26, 2021 3:24:28 am

Sources said that a delegation of farmers’ leaders had met Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, who had advised them to organise farmers in groups at various locations and address them through video conferencing.

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HC pulls up Delhi govt over biomedical waste dues to pvt firm

January 26, 2021 3:16:00 am

Directing district authorities to release the entire outstanding payment within a week, the court said personal liability would be affixed on government officers concerned.

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Six get Padma awards from Maharashtra

January 26, 2021 3:13:50 am

A total of 119 Padma awards were announced, which includes seven Padma Vibhushan, 10 Padma Bhushan and 102 Padma Shri awards.

Sero survey: Delhi past 50%, near herd immunity

Record turnout for vaccination in Delhi — 91.5%

January 26, 2021 3:10:49 am

The massive jump in vaccination numbers has been observed at government facilities which have been reporting 100% turnout for the last two days.