SAD, BSP to jointly contest Punjab Assembly election

Chandigarh: As the battle for the upcoming Assembly election in Punjab gains momentum, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) joined hands to contest the polls due in early 2022 in the State. SAD president Sukhbir Singh...

PM Modi calls for 'one earth one health' approach for Covid at G7 summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi last week called for following a "one earth, one health" approach to effectively deal with the coronavirus pandemic globally, and sought the support of the G7 grouping to lift patent protections for Covid-19 vaccines,...

Tamil Nadu among states with low vaccination rate

Chennai: Despite a robust health care system, Tamil Nadu has fallen behind in the vaccine race and is among the bottom five states in terms of vaccinating its population against coronavirus. So far, the state has inoculated only nine per cent...

Clamour for leadership change in Karnataka becomes louder

Bengaluru: Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa said he will continue to hold the top post in the state “as long as the Delhi high command has confidence in me” as the buzz of a change in the southern state’s leadership has been doing the...

Mukul Roy dumps BJP, returns to Trinamool

KOLKATA: In a big blow to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in West Bengal, its all-India Vice President and MLA Mukul Roy joined the Trinamool Congress along with his son Subhrangshu Roy, almost four years after deserting the Trinamool camp...

TMC MP Nusrat Jahan flaunts baby bump amid separation row

Amid rumors of TMC MP Nusrat Jahan's tumultuous relationship with estranged husband Nikhil Jain, Nusrat has confirmed her pregnancy. In a photograph that has gone viral on social media, Nusrat can seen be sporting a baby bump. Reports of the...

Vibrant Gujarat roadshow held in Mumbai

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani held a roadshow in Mumbai on November 26, for the ninth edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019

Manchester airport delivers major boost to north with new Mumbai connection

Jet Airways’ five-times-a-week service from Manchester to Mumbai took for the first time this morning, at a celebration attended by Aviation Minister, Baroness Liz Sugg and hundreds of guests from across the region.

The West Bengal government has extended the Covid-19 induced lockdown in the state by two weeks, until July 1 but announced several relaxations to the curbs imposed to stem the spike in coronavirus cases, which was seen following the eight-phase...

With the Covid cases falling, there has been a decline in number of critical patients in Punjab. This has reduced pressure on the hospitals. When last month the state was reeling under the peak of the second Covid wave, the daily average of...



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