Daily Archives: February 12, 2021

India, China reach disengagement pact in Pangong lake areas in Ladakh: Rajnath; Army tanks...

New Delhi, Feb 11 (PTI) India and China have reached an agreement on disengagement in the North and South banks of Pangong lake in...

Cong accuses govt of compromising national security, India’s territorial integrity

New Delhi, Feb 11 (PTI) The Congress on Thursday accused the government of compromising national security and India's territorial integrity and alleged Defence Minister...

Drug smuggler shot at, 10 heroin packets seized along Indo-Pak border

Amritsar (Pb), Feb 11 (PTI) A suspected drug smuggler was shot at when the BSF troops opened fire along the India-Pakistan international border. Ten packets...

IFC picks up $56 million of Continuum Energy’s $561 million-green bonds

New Delhi, 11 (PTI): The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has picked up 10 per cent of the first green bond issuance worth USD 561...

Over 73.30 lakh healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against COVID-19: Health Ministry

New Delhi, Feb 11 (PTI) The number of healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against COVID-19 reached 74.30 lakh on Thursday, the 27th day of...

Assam police accountability panel asks govt to take steps against officers for misconduct

Guwahati, Feb 11 (PTI) The State Police Accountability Commission of Assam has directed that departmental actions be initiated against senior IPS officer Anurag Agarwal,...

Nearly 9,000 beneficiaries given COVID-19 vaccine in Nagaland

Kohima, Feb 11 (PTI) Nearly 9,000 beneficiaries have received COVID-19 vaccine till Thursday in Nagaland, said a health official. "Till date only 31 per cent...

Commmittee criticises govt for lacking effective control & suitable check on financial management

   Guwahati, Feb 11 (PTI) The Committee on Public Accounts of the Assam Assembly on Thursday criticised the state government for lacking "effective control and...

Assam govt still examining Clause 6 report: Governor

Guwahati, Feb 11 (PTI) Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi on Thursday said the state is still examining the Centre's report on implementataion of Clause 6...

HC tells govt to respond to petition filed by terminated teachers

Agartala, Feb 11 (PTI) The High Court of Tripura has served a notice to the state government to respond to a writ petition filed...

Dibrugarh varsity VC suspended over allegations of financial irregularities

Guwahati, Feb 11 (PTI) Assam Governor Jagadish Mukhi on Thursday suspended the vice chancellor of Dibrugarh University, Ranjit Tamuli, with immediate effect over allegations...

ISL: Kerala miss out on another win, held to a draw by Odisha

Margao, 11 Feb: Kerala Blasters FC once again squandered a winning position, playing out a third successive draw after being held 2-2 by Odisha...

Sports Ministry wants to start vaccination for Oly-bound athletes from March end

New Delhi, 11 Feb: The COVID-19 vaccination for India's Tokyo Olympic-bound athletes is likely to start from the end of March after the sports...

Rizwan’s hundred helps Pakistan outlast South Africa

LAHORE, 11 Feb: In-form wicketkeeper batsman Mohammad Rizwan hit a maiden hundred as Pakistan edged out South Africa by three runs in a thrilling...

Archer to miss second Test against India due to elbow injury

Chennai, 11 Feb: England's star fast bowler Jofra Archer will miss the second Test against India, starting here on Saturday, due to an elbow...

Australian Open: Nadal powers into third round

MELBOURNE, 11 Feb: Rafael Nadal shrugged off any lingering back soreness to storm past qualifier Michael Mmoh on Thursday for the loss of just...

I was not sure if I wanted to play cricket again: Leach on Pant...

Chennai, 11 Feb: England spinner Jack Leach was "not sure" if he wanted to play cricket again after the mauling at the hands of...

Elavenil betters Apurvi’s world record in national selection trials

New Delhi, 11 Feb: Current world number one Elavenil Valarivan bettered compatriot Apurvi Chandela's finals world record to win the women's 10m air rifle...

Nepal bans three Indian climbers for six years for faking Mt Everest summit

Kathmandu, Feb 11 (PTI) Nepal has banned two Indian climbers and their team leader from carrying out any mountaineering expeditions in the country for...

US President Biden announces sanctions against military leaders of Myanmar

Washington, Feb 11 (PTI) US President Joe Biden has announced a series of sanctions on the military leaders of Myanmar in response to their...