To mark Bose's birth anniversary, PM Modi will inaugurate program in Kolkata

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the main program that will be organised to mark the 125th birth anniversary celebration of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, which will be held at Kolkata's Victoria Hall, said Union Culture Minister Prahlad Singh Patel on Tuesday.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 17:44 IST

Over 4.5 lakh people vaccinated in country till now, says Health Ministry

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): As many as 4,54,049 people have been vaccinated till early Tuesday morning as India's active COVID-19 cases came down to 2 lakhs amid the ongoing vaccination drive in the country.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 17:43 IST

Still want to lead Australia, making WTC final still achievable: Paine

Brisbane [Australia], January 19 (ANI): After stumbling to a 2-1 series loss against India, Australia skipper Tim Paine on Tuesday said that he still wants to lead the side to the finals of the World Test Championship (WTC).

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 17:38 IST

BJP wants to 'capture Bengal', make it 'subordinate' state, says Mamata Banerjee

Purulia (West Bengal) [India], January 19 (ANI): Slamming the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday accused the BJP of wanting to "capture Bengal" and turn it into a "subordinate" state.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 17:36 IST

Veteran film-maker John Mathew Matthan reveals 'Sarfarosh 2' will be dedicated to CRPF personnel

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): National Award-winning filmmaker John Matthew Matthan revealed during a virtual 'In-Conversation' session that the sequel to his acclaimed Aamir Khan-starrer 'Sarfarosh' will be dedicated to the Indian CRPF personnel while focusing on the issue of country's internal security with a more "realistic" approach.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 17:36 IST

'Absolutely marvellous victory': Bollywood celebrities react to India's series win over Australia

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Several Bollywood celebrities including mega stars Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan on Tuesday hailed the Indian cricket team's 2-1 series win on Australian soil and expressed their excitement about the match.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 17:34 IST

SC directs NGT panel for river monitoring to submit recommendations on improving Yamuna water quality

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The Supreme Court has directed the National Green Tribunal (NGT)-appointed committee for river monitoring to submit before it a copy of its report regarding recommendations made for the improvement of the quality of the Yamuna river water.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 17:32 IST

Social worker Apoorva Beri finds solace in charity

New Delhi India], January 19 (ANI/PRSpot): Whenever he is stuck in life, social worker Apoorva Beri turns to himself and asks, what can be done to better his life. More often than not, for him, the answer lies in what can be done to better the life of others.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 17:29 IST

Russian Embassy in India honours military specialists heading for S-400 training courses

New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The Russian Embassy in India on Monday hosted a farewell event in the honour of the first group of the Indian military specialists heading to Moscow for the S-400 air defence systems training courses.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 17:32 IST

Bird Flu: Surveillance at Rajaji Tiger Reserve increased

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], January 19 (ANI): As the cases of bird flu continue to rise across states, surveillance at Rajaji Tiger Reserve has been increased, an official said here on Tuesday.

Updated: Jan 19, 2021 17:08 IST