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#Breaking: Top headlines of India today. Today’s big news 03 January 2022

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Sidhu’s promise: If Congress wins, 33 per cent of women will be given job cards Taking inspiration from the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) to woo women voters ahead of the assembly elections in Punjab, state Congress president Navjot Sidhu Monday announced an incentive to them. All job cards will be …

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#Breaking: Top headlines of India today. Today’s big news 02 January 2022

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Fear of Omicron increased: Genome sequencing started at Patna’s IGIMS To deal with the new form of the corona, Omicron, the Bihar government on Sunday started genome sequencing at the Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS) in Patna. Kejriwal said on the increasing cases of Corona: 37 thousand oxygen …

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2021 proved to be a tumultuous yet potentially consequential year for climate action in the US

Climate Change

By Dr Seema Javed 2021 has proved to be a tumultuous and potentially consequential year for climate action in the US. The Biden administration’s cornerstone policy effort, the $1.75Trillion,  Build Back Better Act, has been blocked by Republicans. Lawmakers in Washington DC  had worked feverishly on a massive fiscal plan, …

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#Breaking: Top headlines of India today. The latest breaking news in India | 24 December 2021

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Only the Election Commission can take any decision on postponing elections – BJP Responding to the appeal of the Allahabad High Court to postpone the assembly elections in view of the growing threat of Omicron in the country, Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has said that the government cannot take …

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#Breaking: Top headlines of India today. The latest breaking news in India | 23 December 2021

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Omicron: Before Christmas, the Maharashtra government issued new COVID guidelines With the rising number of COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra and 65 Omicron infected, the state government on Thursday issued fresh instructions for the upcoming Christmas festival. Corona’s growing infection: Strictness on the celebration of Christmas and New Year in UP …

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#Breaking: Top headlines of India today. The latest breaking news in India | 22 December 2021

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125 new cases of COVID in Delhi On Wednesday, 125 new cases of COVID -19 were reported in the capital, which is the highest in the last six months. According to the health department, 134 COVID cases were registered in the city on June 22. The capital has seen a …

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#Breaking: Top headlines of India today. The latest breaking news in India | 21 December 2021

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20 YouTube channels, 2 websites blocked for spreading ‘anti-India’ propaganda The Information and Broadcasting Ministry on Tuesday ordered the blocking of 20 YouTube channels and two websites for spreading “anti-India” propaganda and fake news on the Internet. Omicron variants three times more infectious than Delta: Central Government The Central Government …

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#Breaking: Top headlines of India today. The latest breaking news in India | 20 December 2021

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Omicron’s rising cases will put pressure on US hospitals: Anthony Fauci Dr Anthony Fauci, the chief medical adviser to US President Joe Biden, has warned that the Omicron variant is “rapidly growing” in the US and the world and could strain the country’s hospital system in the coming weeks. Fauci …

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#Breaking: Top headlines of India today. The latest breaking news in India | 12 December 2021

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First Omicron case registered in Nagpur, Maharashtra, the number rises to 18 in the state Media reports said that a 40-year-old man, (who had recently travelled to West Africa) in Nagpur, Maharashtra, has been found infected with Omicron, taking the number of infected in the state to 18. PM will …

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More than half a billion people pushed or pushed further into extreme poverty due to health care costs

World Health Organization

Monitoring universal health coverage – WHO COVID-19 pandemic disrupts health services worldwide DUBAI/GENEVA/WASHINGTON DC — 12 December 2021 — New evidence compiled by the World Health Organization and the World Bank shows that the COVID-19 pandemic is likely to halt two decades of global progress towards Universal Health Coverage. The …

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India became the first lower-middle-income country to pass best-practice trans fat elimination policies

healthy lifestyle

Countries with regulations protecting people from industrially produced trans fat tripled over the past year WHO report reveals people in high-income countries are protected by policies on trans fat elimination, but low-income countries are being left behind Geneva, 7 December 2021 —Forty countries now have best-practice trans fat elimination policies …

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#Breaking: Top headlines of India today. The latest breaking news in India | 06 December 2021

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Modi and Putin discuss bilateral ties, the situation in Afghanistan Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin met on the sidelines of the 21st annual India-Russia summit in New Delhi on Monday and discussed the emerging security challenges facing the region. Congress to send 4-member delegation to Nagaland …

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#Breaking: Top headlines of India today. The latest breaking news in India | 24 November 2021

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Union Cabinet approves bill to repeal three farm laws The Union Cabinet today approved a bill to repeal the three farm laws, which triggered protests at Delhi borders by thousands of farmers, and will be tabled in Parliament during the upcoming winter session for passage. “Why Should We Meet Sonia …

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#Breaking: Top headlines of India today. The latest breaking news in India | 23 November 2021

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India tops the medal tally at Olympiad on Astronomy & Astrophysics India recorded an exceptional performance at the 14th International Olympiad on Astronomy & Astrophysics (IOAA) 2021, organised by Colombia, and held in online mode from 14 to 21 November 2021. UP 2022 Election Campaign Live Updates: SP, RLD hint …

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Antimicrobial resistance is threatening global health security

Antimicrobial resistance

World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 18-24 November When medicines become resistant, even curable diseases are at risk of becoming incurable When does Antimicrobial resistance occur? Antimicrobial resistance occurs when microbes such as bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites no longer respond to medicines. This makes common infections harder to treat and increases …

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CPJ honours journalists who risk their lives for press freedom

Press freedom

Newyork, November 19, 2021—The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) today paid tribute to brave journalists from Guatemala, Mozambique, and Myanmar by presenting them with CPJ’s 2021 International Press Freedom Awards (IPFA) in New York. CPJ also honoured Hong Kong media entrepreneur Jimmy Lai with its 2021 Gwen Ifill Press Freedom …

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Extreme eating problems in early childhood linked to a higher chance of developmental delay suggests NIH study

research on health

Young children with a history of eating problems in the first three years of life were more likely to receive low scores on assessments of child development, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health (affiliated with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services). The …

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#Breaking: Top headlines of India today. The latest breaking news in India | 15 November 2021

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Clashes over Salman Khurshid’s book, stone-pelting at home in Nainital, arson After the demolition and arson at the house, Salman Khurshid said – Am I still wrong? Universities must review and align their courses to the emerging global trends – Vice President The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today …

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