Mid-day News Nuggets
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a meeting with the chief ministers of all states and Union Territories to discuss the COVID-19 situation in the country.
Several migrant workers were seen heading back to their hometowns amid fears of another lockdown because of the rise in the number of COVID-19 cases in Delhi.
New Zealand suspended the entry of all travellers from India following a high number of COVID-19 cases arriving from the Asian country.
Amid the growing Chinese assertiveness in the East China Sea, Japan will deploy the advanced F-35B stealth fighter aircraft for the first time in 2024.
The French Tennis Federation (FFT) has postponed the 2021 French Open, also known as Roland-Garros, one week ahead of the previously fixed schedule.