Mid-day News Nuggets
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb said that he had tested positive for COVID-19.
Assam reported 92 fresh COVID-19 cases the highest single-day spike in the state this year.
The General Officer Commanding-in-Chief (GOC-in-C) of Eastern Command, Lieutenant General Anil Chauhan, awarded the GOC-in-C Commendation Card to the Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Dibang, Minga Sherpa.
World Health Day is a day to reaffirm our gratitude and appreciation to all those people who work towards keeping the people healthy, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) projected an impressive 12.5 per cent growth rate for India in 2021.
Maharashtra has reported almost 60 per cent of India's total COVID-19 cases during the second wave.
A congressional candidate launched his election campaign from a coffin to highlight the deaths from the COVID-19 pandemic and cartel-related violence.
An explosion killed two people and injured six others in Jalalabad, Afghanistan.