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By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, June 27th, 2021

End COVID-19 vaccine shortage: Rahul Gandhi to PM

New Delhi, June 27 (PTI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should end the ”shortage” of COVID-19 vaccines, which should be available to every citizen, and not More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, June 19th, 2021

DPIIT Secretary Guruprasad Mohapatra dies of COVID-related complications

New Delhi, Jun 19 (PTI): Secretary in the Department of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) Guruprasad Mohapatra died of COVID-19 related complications at AIIMS on Saturday. DPIIT Secretary Guruprasad Mohapatra More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, May 23rd, 2021

CBSE Class XII exam likely to be conducted; date to be announced by May 30

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): The CBSE Class XII examination is likely to be conducted and its date and format to be announced by Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on May 30, said sources. Dr. More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, May 14th, 2021

PM says COVID-19 rapidly spreading in rural areas

New Delhi, May 14 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the coronavirus pandemic is rapidly spreading in rural areas, as he urged citizens to take precautions, wear masks and maintain social distance More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, March 18th, 2021

Pandemic pushes 32 million Indians out of middle class, says Pew Research

New Delhi (Reuters): Financial woes brought by last year’s coronavirus pandemic have pushed about 32 million Indians out of the middle class, undoing years of economic gains, a report showed on Thursday, while More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, March 17th, 2021

PM Modi says quick steps needed to stop second COVID-19 peak

New Delhi, Mar 17 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed concern over a rise in COVID-19 cases in parts of the country and called for “quick and decisive” steps to check the “emerging More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, February 24th, 2021

India renames world’s largest cricket stadium after PM Modi

Ahmedabad, India (Reuters): India renamed the world’s largest cricket stadium after Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday, a move that drew immediate praise and criticism. Workers install a hoarding renaming More...

By Manisha Sen On Monday, February 8th, 2021

PM should ask MPs, MLAs to give up pension, use funds to support youth: Rakesh Tikait

Ghaziabad, Feb 8 (PTI) The way Prime Minister Narendra Modi had urged people to forego subsidy on LPG cylinders, he should now ask MPs and MLAs to give up their pension so that funds can be used to financially support More...

By Manisha Sen On Sunday, February 7th, 2021

Himalayan glacier breaks in India, up to 150 feared dead in floods

New Delhi (Reuters): As many as 150 people were feared dead in northern India after a Himalayan glacier broke and swept away a hydroelectric dam on Sunday, with floods forcing the evacuation of villages downstream. A More...

By Manisha Sen On Monday, February 1st, 2021

India budget aimed at boosting pandemic-hit economy

New Delhi (Reuters): Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday unveiled the budget for fiscal 2021-22, that aims to shore up an economy badly-hit by the novel coronavirus pandemic. India’s Finance More...