Month: January 2021

J-K: 15,000 people vaccinated against COVID-19

COVID-19 vaccination drive was conducted at a centre in Jammu on Thursday where the Financial Commissioner of Health and Medical Education Department said that around 15,000 people have been vaccinated in the Union Territory till yesterday. Atal Dulloo, Financial Commissioner of Health and Medical Education Department told ANI, “COVID vaccination […]

Guidelines issued as higher education institutions set to open from Feb in J-K

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday issued guidelines with respect to the re-opening of Higher Education Institutions (Universities and Government Degree Colleges) for academic activities. The higher education institutions in Summer Zone areas of the Jammu Division will re-open from February 1 while the institutes in the Kashmir Division […]

India reports 11,666 new COVID-19 cases

With that, the total cases of COVID-19 in the country has escalated to 1,07,01,193 including 1,73,740 active cases and 1,03,73,606 total discharges. The death toll due to the COVID-19 virus has mounted to 1,53,847, including the new deaths. Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan informed today, “70% of our COVID-19 […]

We make independent policy decisions in defence, national security, says Indian ambassador to Russia

Noting the importance of military-technical cooperation between New Delhi and Moscow, Indian Ambassador to Russia Bala Venkatesh Varma on Wednesday said India has an independent policy and makes every decision in the military sphere in accordance with the interests of its defence and national security. In an interview with TASS, […]