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India’s Covid vaccine rollout hit by hesitancy and supply snags

New Delhi, July 15 (KMS): India’s Covid vaccination rollout has continued to falter due to supply shortages and vaccine hesitancy, casting doubt on the government’s pledge to vaccinate the entire population by December. A number of states, including the capital, Delhi, said they had run out of vaccine stocks this …

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Indian states considering two-child policy and incentives for sterilisation

New Delhi, July 15 (KMS): Several Indian states are considering implementing a controversial two-child policy and incentivising sterilisation as a means of population control. The state of Uttar Pradesh, India’s most populous state with a population larger than Brazil, has announced draft legislation which would see anyone with more than …

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‘Excess deaths’ in Haryana seven times official COVID-19 toll

New Delhi, July 15 (KMS): The number of “excess deaths” registered by the Civil Registration System (CRS) in Indian state of Haryana ever since the COVID-19 pandemic hit (from April 2020 to May 2021) was 60,397, which is 7.3 times the official reported figure of 8,303 COVID-19 deaths for the …

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Indian police constable, 3 others booked for raping Dalit woman

New Delhi, July 15 (KMS):  Although India is notorious for being a ‘rapistan’ country, in view of increasing cases of rape and gang-rape, but the crime is not confined only to ordinary citizens, the law enforcement personnel are also involved in such incidents. One of the four men who raped …

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Dead birds found in main water supply tank in Rajouri

Jammu, July 15 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK), the tall claims of the authorities to provide clean drinking water to residents of Rajouri have stood exposed as they are being supplied contaminated water for past many years. The Jal Shakti Department’s water tank situated in village …

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