Army’s commendable work during India-China standoff raised country’s morale, says Rajnath Singh \
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Army’s commendable work during India-China standoff raised country’s morale, says Rajnath Singh

16-Jan-2021
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 16 (ANI): The "commendable" work done by the Indian Army during the India-China standoff raised the morale and pride of the country, said Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday.
16-Jan-2021 National
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Hong Kong calls US sanctions over opposition arrests ‘insane, shameless and despicable’ \
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Hong Kong calls US sanctions over opposition arrests ‘insane, shameless and despicable’

16-Jan-2021
Hong Kong, January 16 (ANI): The Hong Kong government on Saturday hit out at the United States for imposing stringent sanctions against six officials for their role in implementing the Beijing-imposed draconian National Security Law as "insane, shameless and despicable".
16-Jan-2021 World
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8,100 healthcare workers to get first COVID-19 shot in Delhi today \
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8,100 healthcare workers to get first COVID-19 shot in Delhi today

16-Jan-2021
New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): A total of 8,100 healthcare workers at 81 locations across the national capital will be vaccinated against the novel coronavirus today, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Saturday, the first day of the nation-wide vaccination drive.
16-Jan-2021 National
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Massive violence erupts in PoJK over road being built by China \
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Massive violence erupts in PoJK over road being built by China

16-Jan-2021
New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): Massive protests and violence erupted in Pakistan-occupied Jammu Kashmir (PoJK) over the Chinese move to build a 33-kilometer road on Friday.
16-Jan-2021 World
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Four suspects accused of helping Hong Kong activists escape, released on bail \
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Four suspects accused of helping Hong Kong activists escape, released on bail

16-Jan-2021
Hong Kong, January 16 (ANI): At least four suspects were released on bail on Friday after being accused of helping Hong Kong pro-democracy protestors who tried to escape to Taiwan in wake of the draconian National Security Law imposed by Beijing.
16-Jan-2021 World
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US slams Beijing for continuous withholding of COVID-19 information \
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US slams Beijing for continuous withholding of COVID-19 information

16-Jan-2021
Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): Calling for a transparent and thorough investigation into the origin of COVID-19, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo on Friday said the pandemic was avoidable adding that Beijing did not reveal vital information about the virus, which would have helped scientists to save the world from the disease.
16-Jan-2021 World
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PM Modi cautions citizens on propaganda against two ‘Made in India’ coronavirus vaccines \
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PM Modi cautions citizens on propaganda against two ‘Made in India’ coronavirus vaccines

16-Jan-2021
New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday cautioned citizens and urged them not to be affected by propaganda against the two Made in India vaccines against coronavirus.
16-Jan-2021 National
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China’s Shijiazhuang maintains stay-at-home order for COVID-19 control \
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China’s Shijiazhuang maintains stay-at-home order for COVID-19 control

16-Jan-2021
Shijiazhuang [China], January 16 (ANI/Xinhua): Residents of Shijiazhuang, capital of north China's Hebei Province, are required to keep staying at home until January 19 to prevent the spread of COVID-19, according to the city's epidemic prevention and control headquarters office.
16-Jan-2021 World
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Pakistan has not placed any orders for Covid-19 vaccine, says country’s health official \
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Pakistan has not placed any orders for Covid-19 vaccine, says country’s health official

16-Jan-2021
Islamabad [Pakistan], January 16 (ANI): Pakistan has not placed any final order to import the Covid-19 vaccine nor has any vaccine manufacturer accepted the country's request for supply of the vaccine, a top official in the Imran Khan government has said.
16-Jan-2021 World
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Minimise procurement of Chinese goods, Trump directs US government agencies \
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Minimise procurement of Chinese goods, Trump directs US government agencies

16-Jan-2021
Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Friday (local time) directed departments and agencies laws, regulations and policies to minimise the procurement of Chinese goods.
16-Jan-2021 World
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