India on Wednesday reported the highest single-day spike of 8,909 new COVID-19 cases and 217 deaths in the last 24 hours.
Mostly pre-para medical (non-clinical) subject seats remain vacant as these are not preferred by the students due to their career prospects, Minister of State Ashwini Choubey told the Rajya Sabha.
The Minister of State for Health today said the outbreak of Nipah virus in Kerala is a "localised" occurrence amid reports of dead bats being found on the premises of a government school.
Bihar, Uttar Pradesh frontrunners in Indian Politics: Union Minister Ashwini Choubey hits out at Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant
Kant had earlier said that states like Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Chattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan are keeping India backward, especially on social indicators.
Arrest warrant issued against Union Minister Ashwini Choubey’s son Arjit Shaswat for communal clashes in Bihar
Bihar police said on Sunday that efforts are on to arrest Arjit Shaswat, the son of Union minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey, and eight others accused of inciting communal violence at Nathnagar.