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New Delhi Updated on: January 23, 2021 23:01 IST
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Breaking News January 23

The total number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed 98 million, including 2,116,166 fatalities. As many as 70,912,208 patients are reported to have recovered. Follow this breaking news blog for live updates on the coronavirus pandemic as it continues to pose a challenge for health workers and scientists who are in a race against time to produce a vaccine/medicine.

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  • 7:07 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Cold wave to revive in Rajasthan from tomorrow: Met dept

    Cold conditions are likely to revive in Rajasthan from Sunday at a time when the night temperatures at present are hovering 2-3 degrees above normal, the meteorological department said. The Met department on Saturday predicted cold wave to severe cold wave conditions in few areas of Sikar, Jhunjhunu, Alwar, Ajmer, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Nagaur, Ganganagar, Churu and Hanumangarh districts for Sunday.

    Meanwhile, Pilani registered the coldest place in Rajasthan with a minimum of 5.3 degrees Celsius followed by Dabok in Udaipur district where the night temperature was 8 degrees Celsius. Other areas recorded night temperatures between 8 and 13 degrees Celsius.

  • 6:39 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman launches 'Union Budget Mobile App'

  • 6:38 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Maharashtra CM Udhav Thackeray unveils statue of Bal Thackeray in Mumbai

  • 5:44 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Jharkhand: RJD leader Lalu Prasad being shifted to AIIMS, Delhi from RIMS, Ranchi on the recommendation of the State Medical Board.

  • 5:43 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Tamil Nadu: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi holds road show in Chinnampalayam village

  • 4:21 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Delhi: 'Halwa Ceremony' being held at Finance Ministry to mark the beginning of printing of documents relating to Union Budget 2021-22. 

  • 4:18 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    PM Modi interacts with artists and delegates at National Library in Kolkata

  • 4:17 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami holds roadshow in Coimbatore

  • 4:16 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    West Bengal: PM Modi arrives at National Library in Kolkata

  • 4:15 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Amit Shah chairs plenary committee meeting of NESAC in Shillong

  • 3:41 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    PM Modi visits Neta Ji Bhawan in Kolkata

  • 3:40 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    West Bengal: PM Modi arrives in Kolkata

  • 12:45 PM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    Tamil Nadu: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrives in Coimbatore

    Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrives in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore on a three-day visit to the state. 

    • His perception of 'New India' is that people of Tamil Nadu should be second-class citizens in this country. There are multiple languages and culture in this country, we feel all languages- Tamil, Hindi, Bengali, English have a state in this country.
    • Narendra Modi has no respect for the culture, language and people of Tamil Nadu. He thinks that Tamil people, language and culture should be subservient to his ideas and culture.
    • It is the commitment of the UPA govt that when we come to power, we will restructure the GST.
  • 12:44 PM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    PM Modi distributes 1.06 lakh land allotment certificates in Assam's Sivasagar

    Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at Sivasagar. PM Modi distributed 1.06 lakh land allotment certificates at an event. Here are the highlights from his address: 

    • The entire country is celebrating the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subash Chandra Bose, today. The country has decided to celebrate this day as 'Prakram Diwas'. His life gives us inspiration even today.
    • The fast-paced development of Assam in very important to us. The way to 'Atmanirbhar Assam' is through 'Atmavishwaas' (self-confidence) among the people here. 40 per cent of the state's population is taking benefit of 'Ayushmaan Bharat' scheme of the Central government.
    • NDA govt has always kept the preservation of the Assamese culture at its foremost intention behind implementing policies including the protection of the Assamese language and promotion of its literature.
    • The way the Assam government handled COVID19 is praise worthy. I am confident that Assam will take forward the vaccination drive now. I appeal to all to get vaccinated.
    • The Centre-State double engine government is working to supply running water to all the households of the state.
  • 12:31 PM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    Mamata Banerjee leads march on 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose

    West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee leads march on 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose.

  • 11:44 AM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    India, China to hold 9th round of corps commander level military talks tomorrow

    India and China to hold 9th round of corps commander level military talks tomorrow to address the ongoing military standoff in Eastern Ladakh. The talks would be held in Moldo opposite the Chushul sector in India. 

  • 11:42 AM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    Telangana: 221 new COVID-19 cases, 431 discharges, 2 deaths reported

    A total of 221 new COVID-19 cases, 431 discharges and 2 deaths reported in Telangana yesterday, said State Health Department.

    • Total positive cases: 2,93,056
    • Total recoveries: 2,87,899
    • Active cases: 3,569
    • Death toll: 1,973
  • 10:19 AM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    Amit Shah to launch 'Ayushman CAPF' scheme for paramilitary jawans in Guwahati

    Union Home Minister Amit Shah to launch 'Ayushman CAPF' scheme for jawans of all paramilitary forces, in Guwahati, today. This scheme will provide cashless and paperless medical treatment at empanelled hospitals. The scheme will ensure access to health services across the country to CAPFs personnel.

  • 10:15 AM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    Amit Shah pays floral tribute to Netaji on his 125th birth anniversary

    Union Home Minister Amit Shah pays floral tribute to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose on his 125th birth anniversary in Guwahati. "I hope we all participate in PM Modi's decision to celebrate 125th birth anniversary of Subhash Chandra Bose and especially educate children and youth about Netaji's life. May lakhs of children take inspiration from his life and contribute in development of the country, " Shah said. 

  • 10:13 AM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    Sasikala Natarajan is stable and comfortable: Bengaluru hospital

    Sasikala Natarajan is stable and comfortable. She is being continuously monitored in ICU ward, said Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute. She tested positive for COVID-19 on January 21.

  • 10:12 AM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    India reports 14,256 new COVID-19 cases

    India reported 14,256 new COVID-19 cases, 17,130 discharges, and 152 deaths in last 24 hours, as per Union Health Ministry.

    • Total cases: 1,06,39,684
    • Active cases: 1,85,662 
    • Total discharges: 10,300,838 
    • Death toll: 1,53,184
    • Total vaccinated: 13,90,592
  • 8:28 AM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    100-200 security personnel deployed to US President's inauguration test positive for COVID-19

    Between 100 and 200 National Guard members deployed to US President Joe Biden's inauguration tested positive for COVID-19. 

  • 8:04 AM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    Karnataka: Staff members at airports to be considered as COVID frontline workers

    Staff members at all airports in Karnataka are considered frontline workers of COVID-19 and permitted for vaccine on priority basis. 

  • 7:48 AM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    Brazilian President Jair M Bolsonaro thanks PM Modi for supply of Covid-19 vaccines

    Brazilian President Jair M Bolsonaro thanked PM Modi for the supply of Covid-19 vaccines. He tweeted, "Namaskar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Brazil feels honoured to have a great partner to overcome a global obstacle by joining efforts. Thank you for assisting us with the vaccines exports from India to Brazil. Dhanyavaad."

    Responding to his tweet, PM Modi tweeted, "The honour is ours, President Jair M. Bolsonaro to be a trusted partner of Brazil in fighting the Covid-19 pandemic together. We will continue to strengthen our cooperation on healthcare."

  • 7:46 AM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao

    Mizoram: No new COVID-19 cases reported

    No new COVID-19 cases reported in Mizoram in the last 24 hours, as per state government.  

    • Total cases: 4,349
    • Active cases: 58
    • Discharges: 4,282
    • Deaths: 9