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News Headlines : 16th September 2021

  • Two Defence Office Complexes inaugurated in New Delhi; Prime Minister says, modern infrastructure plays important role by focusing on ease of living and ease of doing business.
  • PM Modi to hold bilateral talks with Biden, other Quad leaders during US visit.
  • Prime Minister to participate in Quad Leaders’ Summit in Washington on 24th September; to also address General Debate of UN General Assembly.
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address virtually the 21st Meeting of SCO Council of Heads of State tomorrow.
  • In Gujarat, new Council of Ministers sworn-in; 24 members including 10 Cabinet Ministers take oath.
  • Allocation of portfolios in Gujarat cabinet. In this CM Bhupendra Patel keeps Home Dept, I&B Dept, ports and all depts not allotted to any other minister Rajendra Trivedi gets Law and Justice Jitu Vaghani gets Education Rushikesh Patel gets Health & Family Welfare.
  • Government announces guarantee of up to 30 thousand 600 crore rupees to back Security Receipts to be issued by National Asset Reconstruction Company Limited.
  • Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to chair 45th meeting of GST Council in Lucknow tomorrow.
  • Union Youth Affairs & Sports minister Anurag Thakur held a discussion with Aymen Tawfiq Almoayyed, Minister of Youth and Sports Affairs of Bahrain, via video conference. He said “India-Bahrain partnership in sports and youth cooperation is set to strengthen further.”
  • Government says, COVID-19 weekly positivity rate for last 11 weeks is below three per cent; country’s overall recovery rate stands at 97.64 per cent.
  • Country’s 20 per cent adult population received both doses of COVID-19 vaccine and 62 per cent got at least one dose.
  • Union Road & Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari reviewed the progress of Delhi-Mumbai expressway in Sohna, Haryana this morning; Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar also present.
  • Rain lashes several districts of Uttar Pradesh affecting normal life.
  • Virat Kohli announces to step down as Captain of T-20 team after the World Cup.
  • BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly said Virat has been a true asset for Indian cricket & led with aplomb. He’s one of the most successful captains in all formats. Decision has been made keeping in mind the future roadmap. We thank him for his tremendous performance as T20 captain: