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Here are the LIVE Updates of October 21:

8:50 am: US regulators approve booster shots for the Moderna and J&J coronavirus vaccines as well as mixing and matching booster doses between the three authorized vaccines: The Associated Press

8:45 am: Moradabad | Traffic movement remains affected on Lucknow- Delhi highway (towards Delhi) near Sihora Vaje village following heavy rainfall in the area

8:30 am: CM Yogi Adityanath attends event to mark Police Commemoration Day at Reserve Police Lines, Lucknow

8:20 am: Arunachal Pradesh | Indian Army soldiers demonstrate a drill in Tawang sector near the Line of Actual Control (LAC) to tackle any threat from the Chinese side

8:10 am: Indian Army soldiers undergo aggressive training, vigorous exercise, and meditation for the troops in rough climate conditions and terrains of the Eastern Sector in Arunachal Pradesh

7:55 am: Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya will launch a song and an audio-visual film at the Mughal-era Red Fort in New Delhi around noon to "celebrate the landmark milestone", his ministry said.

7:50 am: India is set to administer one billion COVID-19 vaccine doses by early Thursday, an important milestone after a slow start, even as a recent drop in inoculations worries the government and healthcare providers.

7:40 am: Rajasthan | A class 7 student of a private school died after he was allegedly thrashed by a teacher in Churu district. A man lodged a complaint alleging that his son was beaten by his teacher after which he fell sick & later died in a hospital. Case registered: Police

7:33 am: A gas explosion ripped through a restaurant on Taiyuan Street South in Shenyang City, China, today morning. Casualties are unknown. The rescue work in going on: Chinese local media

7:25 am: Former US President Donald Trump (in file photo) to launch his own social media platform called 'TRUTH Social'. "We live in a world where the Taliban has a huge presence on Twitter, yet your favorite American President has been silenced," Trump said in the statement.

7:15 am: Price of petrol & diesel in #Delhi is at Rs 106.54 per litre (up by Rs 0.35) & Rs 95.27 per litre (up by Rs 0.35) respectively today. Petrol & diesel prices per litre-Rs 112.44 & Rs 103.26 in #Mumbai, Rs 107.12 & Rs 98.38 in #Kolkata; Rs 103.61 & Rs 99.59 in Chennai respectively

Posted By: Talibuddin Khan