No threat to other Uttarakhand villages, says Centre: The Union government has said that the rise in the water level of the river affected by glacier burst in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district has been contained and there is no danger downstream. It also said that there is no threat to other villages and hydroprojects in the state.
Rakesh Tikait roars at Haryana mahapanchayat: Addressing a massive gathering at a kisan mahapanchayat in Haryana, Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait declared that he will take the ongoing protest against the farm reform bills to the far corners of the country.
Modi attacks Mamata govt over corruption: Accusing the West Bengal government of “corruption and extortion” and calling for real paribartan (change), Prime Minister Narendra Modi pitched for BJP in Bengal, saying that those concerned about the state are joining the BJP.
Rahul Gandhi to address farmers’ rally: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will be in Rajasthan on February 12 and 13 and will address two farmers’ rallies in Sriganganagar and Hanumangarh districts, the party said
PM to address Rajya Sabha: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will reply to the debate on the motion of thanks on the President’s Address in Rajya Sabha today. This will be his first address to Parliament after the farmers’ protest erupted.
Opposition MPs give notice for 204 amendments: In a bid to build pressure on the government, the Opposition, which has been protesting in Lok Sabha against the farm legislation, has given notice for 204 amendments to President Ram Nath Kovind’s address to the joint session.
Iran to start Covid vaccination using Russia’s Sputnik: Iran will start its first coronavirus vaccination this week using Russia’s Sputnik V shot to inoculate healthcare workers at the epicentre of the Middle East’s worst outbreak.
China’s PLA provides Covid vaccine to Pak army: Chinese military delivered a batch of Covid-19 vaccines to the Pakistan Army on Sunday, days after Islamabad received 500,000 doses of the coronavirus vaccine from its all-weather ally Beijing.
Will remain CM for 10 years: KCR: Putting an end to speculation about leadership change in Telangana, chief minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Sunday made it clear that he will continue in the CM’s post for the ‘next ten years.’
Jagan writes to PM Modi against privatising RINL: Amid growing outcry against the Centre’s move to privatise Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL) which has a steel plant in Visakhapatnam, chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reconsider the decision