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Over 20 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses administered on Mar 8: Health Ministry

New Delhi, Mar 9: More than 20 lakh people were inoculated against coronavirus on March 8, the highest in a day so far, taking the total number of vaccine doses administered in the country to over 2.3 crore, the Union Health Ministry said on Tuesday. As on day-52 of

First round of training for polling officials held in Nalbari

CORRESPONDENT Nalbari, March 9: The first round training of polling officials engaged in Nalbari district was held at Nalbari College and MNC Balika Mahavidyalaya on Monday. In the first round of training a total number of 1,918 presiding and first polling officials took part in the programme. The master

4 new cases push Mizoram's COVID-19 tally to 4,432

Aizawl, March 9: Mizoram's COVID-19 tally rose to 4,432 on Tuesday as four more people, all from Aizawl, tested positive for the infection, a health official said. The state now has 10 active cases, while 4,412 people have recovered from the disease and 10 patients have succumbed to

Nalbari's Kanika Talukdar receives national award

CORRESPONDENT Nalbari, March 9: On the occasion of International Women's Day, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi, conferred a national level Padma award to Kanika Talukdar, an agriculture based woman entrepreneur. She is the only woman from the North East to receive the award along with six

Ranbir Kapoor tests positive for coronavirus

Mumbai, March 9: Actor Ranbir Kapoor has tested positive for Covid-19. He is on medication and living in quarantine at home. Ranbir's mother Neetu Kapoor took to Instagram on Tuesday to share her son's health update. Sharing a photo of Ranbir, Neetu wrote: "Thank you for your concern and your

Electioneering gains momentum in Dima Hasao

CORRESPONDENT Haflong March 9: Though not a single nomination has been filed till now for the ensuing Assam Assembly polls, the electioneering has gained momentum in Dima Hasao immediately after the declaration of party tickets by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Indian National Congress (INC), people claimed. Political observers said

Uproar in LS on price hike, House adjourned briefly

New Delhi, March 9: Pandemonium on the price hike of LPG cylinder and petroleum products continued for the second consecutive day on Tuesday with Opposition raising slogans against the government policies, and demanded the rollback of the increased prices. The uproar led to a brief adjournment of the House till