Evening News Nuggets


1. After ten years, Shillong boxers get due recognition

The young boxers of Upper Shillong Boxing Association (USBA) on January 9 received appreciations, acknowledgement and financial assistance to further popularise the sport in the state.

2. Communist Party of India enters Arunachal Pradesh's political arena

The All India Students' Federation (AISF)- the student wing of the Communist Party of India(CPI) is all set to enter the Arunachal Pradesh's political landscape, sources informed.

3. EDITORIAL | The Muddy battle of Vaccination to Disease X: Where do we stand?

The coronavirus pandemic which made inroads during 2019-2020 has been a turning point in history creating a pall of doom whether economically, politically or socially but have we ever pondered why the pandemic took place?

4. Tripura BJP launches music album for upcoming ADC election

Tripura BJP state unit on Saturday launched five songs at Rabindra Shatabarshiki Bhavan for upcoming elections to the Autonomous District Council.

5. Nagaland: Security forces deployed in Northern part of Dzukou valley

Security elements from Spear Corps along with personnel from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been dispatched to extinguish the wildfire in Dzukou valley.

6. Indian Army apprehends Chinese soldier along Pangong Tso area

The Indian Army apprehended a Chinese soldier during the early hours of January 8.

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8. Stories to inspire: How a banker went from obese to ripped

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9. India to begin COVID-19 vaccination from January 16: Centre

The COVID-19 vaccination drive will kick-off on January 16, the Centre announced on Saturday.

10. Dry run vaccination successfully completed in all districts of Manipur

The dry run vaccination drive was said to have carried out by following the COVID-19 protocols that included maintaining physical distancing of 6 feet from one beneficiary to another and washing of hands.