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group captain: IAF man battling for life cheated death last year | India News

NEW DELHI: The lone survivor among the 14 on board the Mi-17 V5 chopper that crashed on Wednesday, Group Captain Varun Singh has dodged death a second time while on duty. Now battling for life…

Rajnath Singh, Army chief visit CDS Rawat’s residence after chopper crash; Top developments | India News

NEW DELHI: An Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter with Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Gen Bipin Rawat and 13 others on board crashed near Coonoor in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday. The CDS was on his…

covid: Four Omicron Covid-19 cases in India; Centre sounds caution, states tighten curbs: Key points | India News

NEW DELHI: India on Saturday reported two more cases of the Omicron taking total number of cases in the country to four. The first two cases of Omicron were detected in Karnataka on Friday. While…

Covid vaccination: Coverage of 1st dose up by 5.9%, second shot by 11.7% | India News

NEW DELHI: The coverage of the first and second dose of Covid vaccine has increased by 5.9% and 11.7%, respectively, till end of November following the government’s door-to-door ‘Har Ghar Dastak’ campaign that started from…

Preventable Deaths: In India, at least 2 die each day due to open pits & manholes | India News

In India, at least one person loses her/his life because of open pits and manholes every 12 hours with a staggering 5,393 such deaths recorded since 2015, including 841 in 2020. As per the National…

Child marriages down but still remain area of concern | India News

NEW DELHI: Every fourth woman in the age group of 20-24 was married before turning 18, though in percentage terms underage marriages declined from 26.8% to 23.3% in the last five years. According to the…

tfr: For first time, India’s fertility rate below replacement level | India News

India’s population is set to fall as its total fertility rate (TFR) or the average number of children born to a woman over her lifetime has dropped below replacement level for the first time and…