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    The countrywide vaccination drive was rolled out on January 16 last year with healthcare workers getting inoculated in the first phase. Vaccination of frontline workers started from February 2 last year.

    A bench of Justices L Nageswara Rao and B R Gavai appointed senior advocate Gopal Sankaranarayanan as amicus curiae in the matter and asked him to suggest what can be done by the government to stop illegal colonies. "Mushrooming of illegal colonies in all these cities in this country, the consequences are so drastic. We have seen floods in Hyderabad and Kerala, all this is because of irregular colonies. ​​The Chinese consider the Dalai Lama as its enemy and have often objected to his visits to Ladakh, where the Tibetan leader even celebrated his 83rd birthday in 2018. In a statement, the MEA said this will be the Prime Minister's first visit abroad in 2022. In Berlin, Prime Minister will hold bilateral talks with Olaf Scholz, Federal Chancellor of Germany, and the two leaders will co-chair the sixth edition of the India-Germany Inter-Governmental Consultations (IGC). fastest withdrawal casino sites in india Everything was peaceful when two Hanuman Jayanti processions passed the area in the morning. It was during the evening procession, around 6:15 pm, when the violence broke out after "I heard people screaming 'they are entering the mosque'", said Mohammad Aquib. "When the previous virus is still around and new forms of variant are emerging and entering in a situation where people have discarded Covid-appropriate behaviour, the virus easily can get a chance for transmission," he said. "Delhi has a high crowd density and is a high mobility city, which is another reason for the numbers to go up." India is the world's top buyer of Russian weapons, which it uses to deter aggression from neighbors Pakistan and China - two countries that have long cooperated on defense. The Delhi Police has arrested 14 people over the violence during a Hanuman Jayanti procession in the city's Jahangirpuri, including a 21-year-old man who allegedly fired a bullet that hit a sub-inspec... Initially police said Bangroo was from the BJP but later clarified that he was not affiliated to any party. The affidavit, filed by a deputy commissioner of Delhi Police, claimed that the meet was called only to "preserve the ethics of the community" (which organised it). No words of hate were used at the sansad targeting any community, the affidavit claimed., Sixty days will be the outer time limit to file claims for compensation if the death occurred due to the viral disease prior to March 20, 2022.
    The Delhi Disaster Management Authority(DDMA) had in its meeting last Wednesday decided to make masks mandatory at public places. Through an order on April 2, the Delhi government had lifted the penalty of Rs 500 on not wearing face masks at public places as cases were fairly under control then.
    The registered Headquarter of Oil India Limited at Duliajan in the Dibrugarh district of Assam is allegedly under ‘cyber attack’ which has led to the company shutting down its computers and IT systems...

    Asserting that vaccine is the biggest protective shield against the virus, Modi said Covid vaccination of all eligible children at the earliest is a priority for the government and specialised programmes will need to be conducted in schools. He said awareness of parents and children is very important in this regard.

    According to the WHO, a booster dose of Covishield and Covaxin - the two main vaccines used in India - may be considered 4-6 months after completion of the primary vaccination series.

    In February this year Meghalaya Prevention of Gambling Act, 1970 was nullified by the state government. The state cabinet approved the Meghalaya Regulation of Gaming Ordinance, 2021.
    ( Originally published on 2022-05-25 02:08:07 )