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Mumbai Doctor Dupes Man On Pretext Of Securing MBBS Admission For Daughter: Cops

Mumbai Doctor Dupes Man On Pretext Of Securing MBBS Admission For Daughter: Cops

Press Trust of India | Sunday June 13, 2021, Nagpur

Nagpur Police have registered a case against three persons, including a Mumbai-based doctor and his peon, for allegedly duping a man of Rs 11.09 lakh on the pretext of securing admission for his daughter in a medical course in the government quota.

Elderly Couple Killed In Ghaziabad For Resisting Robbery Attempt: Police

Elderly Couple Killed In Ghaziabad For Resisting Robbery Attempt: Police

Press Trust of India | Sunday June 13, 2021, Ghaziabad

An elderly man and his wife were strangled to death when they resisted a robbery attempt in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad, the police said on Saturday. The incident took place on Friday evening.

Fire Breaks Out Near Kalindi Kunj In Delhi

Fire Breaks Out Near Kalindi Kunj In Delhi

Asian News International | Sunday June 13, 2021, New Delhi

A fire broke out at Delhi's Madanpur Khadar area near Kalindi Kunj early on Sunday. At least six fire tenders rushed to the spot to carry out fire fighting operations and douse the blaze.

"Symptoms Gone In A Day": Doctor On Antibody Cocktail To 40 In Hyderabad

"Symptoms Gone In A Day": Doctor On Antibody Cocktail To 40 In Hyderabad

Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Shatabdi Chowdhury | Saturday June 12, 2021, Hyderabad

As many as 40 Covid patients have taken a single-dose drug cocktail of monoclonal antibodies at Hyderabad's Asian Institute of Gastroenterology. "In 24 hours, they recovered from clinical symptoms like fever, malaise etc," said top doctor.

Rain In Parts Of Delhi, Maximum Temperature Falls To 31.2 Degrees Celsius

Rain In Parts Of Delhi, Maximum Temperature Falls To 31.2 Degrees Celsius

Press Trust of India | Saturday June 12, 2021, New Delhi

Light rains occurred in parts of the national capital on Saturday night, bringing the mercury down to 31.2 degrees Celsius.

Mumbai's Powai Lake Overflows Due To Heavy Rains

Mumbai's Powai Lake Overflows Due To Heavy Rains

Press Trust of India | Saturday June 12, 2021, Mumbai

As heavy rains lashed Mumbai and surrounding areas over the last few days, Powai lake in the eastern suburbs started overflowing on Saturday afternoon, an official from the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said.

Delhi Records 213 New COVID-19 Cases, Lowest In Over 3 Months

Delhi Records 213 New COVID-19 Cases, Lowest In Over 3 Months

Reported by Sharad Sharma, Edited by Ridhima Shukla | Saturday June 12, 2021, New Delhi

Delhi recorded 213 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, the lowest in more than three months, bringing the overall caseload to 14,30,884. The national capital also recorded 28 deaths due to COVID-19 which took the total death count to 24,800.

High Court Initiates Judicial Probe Into Mumbai Building Collapse

High Court Initiates Judicial Probe Into Mumbai Building Collapse

Press Trust of India | Saturday June 12, 2021, Mumbai

The Bombay High Court has initiated a judicial inquiry into the building collapse incident in Malwani area of Mumbai, which claimed 12 lives.

"Unviable": Delhi's First Drive-Through Vaccine Centre Shuts After Price Cap

"Unviable": Delhi's First Drive-Through Vaccine Centre Shuts After Price Cap

Asian News International | Saturday June 12, 2021, New Delhi

Days after Centre announced a price cap for administration of COVID-19 vaccines in private hospitals, Delhi's first drive-through vaccination centre has decided to shut down its facility from today, stating that the operation has become "unviable".

South Delhi Civic Body Begins Online Facility For Scientific Disposal Of E-Waste

South Delhi Civic Body Begins Online Facility For Scientific Disposal Of E-Waste

Asian News International | Saturday June 12, 2021, New Delhi

To ensure scientific disposal of e-waste, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has started an online facility for its collection.

Major Fire At Gujarat Ink Factory; Three Firemen Injured

Major Fire At Gujarat Ink Factory; Three Firemen Injured

Press Trust of India | Saturday June 12, 2021, Ahmedabad

A massive fire broke out in an ink manufacturing factory in Naroda locality of Gujarat's Ahmedabad city on Saturday, in which three firemen suffered minor injuries, an official said.

Downpour In Mumbai As Authorities Prep For Weather Department's Red Alert

Downpour In Mumbai As Authorities Prep For Weather Department's Red Alert

Press Trust of India | Saturday June 12, 2021, Mumbai

Mumbai received heavy rainfall in the 24 hours till 8 am this morning, although no major water logging was reported and local trains as well as city buses largely ran as per their normal schedule, officials said.

Delhi Ramps Up Oxygen Capacity As Arvind Kejriwal Warns Of Third Wave

Delhi Ramps Up Oxygen Capacity As Arvind Kejriwal Warns Of Third Wave

Reported by Sharad Sharma, Edited by Stela Dey | Saturday June 12, 2021, New Delhi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today cautioned again that chances of a "third wave of the coronavirus pandemic were quite real" and that his government is prepping to tackle it on a "war footing".

Five Showrooms Damaged In Fire At South Delhi Market

Five Showrooms Damaged In Fire At South Delhi Market

Press Trust of India | Saturday June 12, 2021, New Delhi

Five showrooms were damaged in a fire that broke out in a market area on Saturday morning, officials said, adding no injuries were reported.

Centre's Stand On Covid Vaccine For Pregnant Women As Matter Reaches Court

Centre's Stand On Covid Vaccine For Pregnant Women As Matter Reaches Court

Press Trust of India | Saturday June 12, 2021, New Delhi

A pregnant woman has approached the Delhi High Court seeking direction to the Centre to include pregnant women in COVID-19 vaccination drive on priority basis.