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January 1, 2022

Taiwan will not bow to China: President

Taipei, Jan 1 (UNI) Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Saturday said "democratic Taiwan" will not bow to China's pressure. In her New Year Day's address, she said, "We will make Taiwan even better and show the world that democratic Taiwan has the…

Mamata wishes everyone a very Happy New Year

Kolkata, Jan 01 (UNI) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday wished everyone a very Happy New Year and asked all follow COVID protocols during celebration. Taking to twitter, Banerjee said, " Wishing everyone a very Happy New Year! "…

Defence Reforms 2021: Year of self reliance, reforms

New Delhi, Jan 1 (UNI-Ashutosh Bhatia) The year 2021 was quite challenging for the Indian defence forces on the operational front as China continued to pose the biggest threat. The standoff in eastern Ladakh is far from over though India has been…

Vaishno Devi stampede: Names of deceased pilgrims

Jammu, Jan 1 (UNI) Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday released the names of the eight of the 12 pilgrims who died in a stampede while visiting the Mata Vaishno Devi temple: Dheeraj Kumar, 26, Rajouri (J&K), Shewata, 35, Ghaziabad (UP),…

12 die in Vaishno Devi stampede, India mourns

Jammu, Jan 1 (UNI) In a new year tragedy, at least 12 people were killed and 15 others injured on Saturday in a stampede when pilgrims were headed before dawn to the revered Mata Vaishno Devi temple at Katra in Jammu and Kashmir, triggering…

Uddhav, Ajit Pawar extend greetings for the New Year

Pune, Dec 31 (UNI) Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray and Deputy CM Ajit Pawar on Friday greeted citizens on the eve of New Year 2022. The duo also cautioned people against congregating owing to rising cases of COVID-19 including Omicron cases. “We…