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Latest News LIVE: President has called the social media clampdown 'catastrophic mistake' after Twitter moved to permanently block his account. He further said that his speech before the US Capitol siege was 'totally appropriate' and also daid that US House Democrats' move to impeach him is 'absolutely ridiculous'.

Fresh bird deaths were reported in Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday amid cases of avian influenza in 10 states and union territories, with the Centre saying it has issued advisories regarding testing protocols and maintaining sufficient stock of PPE kits required for culling operations.

Pakistan and China together form a potent threat to security and their collusive approach towards India cannot be wished away, Army Chief General M M Naravane said on Tuesday.

In another news, Consumer Price Index (CPI)-based inflation eased to 4.59 per cent in December 2020 compared to 6.93 per cent in November, according to government data released Tuesday. Food inflation declined to 3.41 per cent in December, compared to 9.5 per cent in the previous month.

On the international front, the US President approved an emergency declaration for Washington that lasts through January 24, the White House said, after authorities warned of security threats to President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration next week.
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First Published: Tue, January 12 2021. 07:52 IST