India’s COVID-19 caseload rose to 1,05,42,841 on Saturday, with 15,158 new infections being reported in a day, while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,01,79715 pushing the national recovery rate to 96.56 per cent, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Monday. The death toll increased to 1,52,093 with 175 new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am showed.
After pocketing a key state, the Bharatiya Janata Party has its eyes set on the 2024 Lok Sabha polls. BJP president JP Nadda will embark on a 120-day nationwide tour to tone up the party’s formidable organisational machinery as the saffron dispensation looks to focus on regions where it did not fare well in the last general election.
An Argentine lawmaker was suspended Thursday for inappropriate conduct with a woman during a virtual session of congress, when he appeared on camera touching his wife as she sat on his lap.