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News Digest

News Digest: January 10-16, 2022

of Top 10 Important News Events

January 11

• Veteran Odia actor Mihir Das, 63, dies in Cuttack.

January 12

• Senior scientist S. Somnath replaces K. Sivan as new ISRO chief.

January 13

• Nine people killed in Bikaner-Guwahati Express train accident in Dohomoni area of West Bengal’s Jalpaiguri district.

January 14

• A Kerala court acquits Catholic Bishop Franco Mulakkal in nun rape case.

• South Africa beat India by seven wickets in third and final Test at Cape Town to clinch three-match series 2-1.

January 15

• Virat Kohli steps down as Test captain of Indian cricket team.

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• Yati Narsinghanand, organiser of controversial Dharma Sansad in Haridwar, arrested in hate speech case.

January 16

• A motorcycle riding man dies in Telangana’s Mancherial district after ‘manja’ (kite string) slits his throat.

• Lakshya Sen wins men’s singles crown in India Open badminton, beating reigning world champion Loh Kean Yew 24-22, 21-17 in final.

• CBI arrests GAIL’s Director, Marketing, E.S. Ranganathan in bribery case.

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