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Chinese President Xi Jinping warned that relations between Beijing and Taipei were "grim" on Sunday, urging the island's main opposition party to help seek "unification of the country."
Doctors absent, community centres shut, private clinics full – dengue cases point to UP's falling health system.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 25 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath thanked the health care and front line workers for their support after the state government on Saturday said that it has set a new record by administering more than 10 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccine in the state so far.
New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): The Cyclonic storm Gulab, that was over north Andhra Pradesh and adjoining south Odisha, weakened into a deep depression at 2:30 am today over north Andhra Pradesh and is likely to continue to move west-northwestwards, weakening further into a depression during the next 6 hours, informed the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday.
Injured Marcus Stoinis will not be playing for Delhi Capitals.
Islamabad [Pakistan], September 26 (ANI): Pakistan has been boasting a narrative of having one of the largest irrigation systems in the world but its provinces have been at odds for a long time over water sharing of rivers and it has always been a major challenge for the incumbent government to resolve, a media report said.
Kathmandu [Nepal], September 26 (ANI): A committee formed by the Nepal government to study border issues with China has submitted its report to Nepali Home Minister Bal Krishna Khand on Sunday.
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: There is a mandatory 12-week wait for second shots of Covishield after government cited studies that showed higher efficacy with longer interval.
The Ministry of Health (MOH) on Saturday (25 September) confirmed 1,443 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore – taking the country's total case count to 85,953 – and three more deaths due to the disease.
The two main rivals vying to succeed Angela Merkel as German chancellor on Sunday each said they would try to head the next government after early election results showed them neck-and-neck, kickstarting a scramble for potential coalition partners.
New York [US] September 25 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday noted '12 big takeaways' from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to the 76th United Nations General Assembly.
Committed to take Sanskrit language to the masses in Uttar Pradesh, the Yogi Adityanath government has taught simple Sanskrit to more than 6,500 people in three months. A spokesman of the state government said that while the missed call scheme of the Sanskrit institute is increasing the interest of the people towards Sanskrit, the enrolment number of Sanskrit learners has increased continuously. A total of 17,480 people were registered for the first level Sanskrit language teaching in the last three months.
In Telangana's Mahabub nagar, a family of four from a lower caste have been living in a toilet for close to four years now. A widow along with her two children and mother-in-law have been weathering all seasons in the tiny government-built toilet after their home collapsed in a heavy downpour.
New Delhi [India], September 26 (ANI): India and Uzbekistan discussed the importance of maintaining close and regular consultations on the evolving situation in Afghanistan and the need to ensure that the territory of the country is not allowed to be used for any terror activities.
New Delhi [India], September 25 (ANI): A total of 27 new COVID-19 cases and zero fatalities were reported in Delhi in the last 24 hours.
New Delhi [India], September 25 (ANI): In a major relief to patients showing up at AIIMS Delhi, an emergency lab has been set up that will be functional for 24 hours for carrying out regular tests of patients here.
Sivaganga (Tamil Nadu), Sep 25 (ANI): In the presence of Member of Parliament (MP) Karti P Chidambaram, party cadres of two factions hurled chairs at a meeting organised by the Congress Sivaganga district unit to discuss the approaching local body elections. Everyone was later evacuated from the site by police personnel.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], September 26 (ANI): Reacting to TMC leader Abhishek Banerjee's remarks on the popularity of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, BJP leader Suvendu Adikhari said on Sunday that no political leader in the country can be compared to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in terms of popularity.
The UN General Assembly in New York ends Monday but without speeches by those in power in Afghanistan and Myanmar, one of many quirks at this year's diplomatic marathon that saw 100 leaders defy coronavirus fears to meet in person.
Imphal (Manipur) [India], September 26 (ANI): The death of Athuan Abonmai, leader of the Zeliangrong Baudi, will be investigated by the National Investigation Agency, said the Manipur Government on Sunday.