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5-Year-Old Falls Into 150-Feet-Deep Borewell In UP, Rescue Operation Underway

5-Year-Old Falls Into 150-Feet-Deep Borewell In UP, Rescue Operation Underway

Press Trust of India | Monday June 14, 2021, Agra

A five-year-old child fell into a 150-feet-deep borewell while playing in Dhariyai village here on Monday, police said, adding that rescue operation is underway.

"Here I AM": A Bengaluru Group To Help With Last Rites Of Covid Victims

"Here I AM": A Bengaluru Group To Help With Last Rites Of Covid Victims

Reported by Maya Sharma | Monday June 14, 2021, Bengaluru

'Here I Am' is a group of volunteers from different faiths who help perform the last rites for COVID-19 patients.

Delhi Metro To Continue 50% Seating Norms Under Unlock Phase-3

Delhi Metro To Continue 50% Seating Norms Under Unlock Phase-3

Press Trust of India | Sunday June 13, 2021, New Delhi

As the Delhi government announced further restrictions in lockdown norms on Sunday, Delhi Metro officials said services will continue with 50 per cent seating capacity only as per guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Over 4.5 Lakh Without Ration Cards Received Food Grains: Delhi Government

Over 4.5 Lakh Without Ration Cards Received Food Grains: Delhi Government

Press Trust of India | Sunday June 13, 2021, New Delhi

The Arvind Kejriwal government on Sunday said it has provided food grains to over 4.5 lakh people who did not have ration card under a new scheme in the national capital.

Delhi Records Maximum Temperature At 35.2 Degrees Celsius

Delhi Records Maximum Temperature At 35.2 Degrees Celsius

Press Trust of India | Sunday June 13, 2021, New Delhi

The national capital recorded a maximum temperature of 35.2 degrees Celsius on Sunday, four notches below the season's average, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.

Mumbai 'Bakery' Made Marijuana Cakes, 3 Arrested: Anti-Drugs Agency

Mumbai 'Bakery' Made Marijuana Cakes, 3 Arrested: Anti-Drugs Agency

ANI | Sunday June 13, 2021, Mumbai

Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) intercepted three persons, including a woman, in Mumbai for allegedly running a "marijuana cake baking bakery" in the city and arrested them on Saturday night.

Ghaziabad Couple Strangled To Death By Son Fretting Over Property

Ghaziabad Couple Strangled To Death By Son Fretting Over Property

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

A man was arrested for allegedly strangulating to death his elderly parents and also deceiving the police by claiming it to be a robbery-cum-murder at their home in Loni area in Ghaziabad, officials said on Sunday.

5,000 Pakistani Refugees To Get COVID-19 Vaccines In Indore

5,000 Pakistani Refugees To Get COVID-19 Vaccines In Indore

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

About 5,000 Pakistani refugees from the Hindu Sindhi community living in Madhya Pradesh's Indore will be administered COVID-19 vaccines, an official said on Sunday.

After Robbery Worth Crores At Noida Flat, Cops Vs "Supreme Court Lawyer"

After Robbery Worth Crores At Noida Flat, Cops Vs "Supreme Court Lawyer"

Reported by Mukesh Singh Sengar, Edited by Shatabdi Chowdhury | Sunday June 13, 2021

Day after the recovery of over 13 kilograms of gold and cash worth more than Rs eight crore and arrest of six people from Noida, the owner of the flat where the heist took place has been identified, the Noida police said on Sunday.

UP Girl, 11, Found Dead, Rape Suspected: Cops

UP Girl, 11, Found Dead, Rape Suspected: Cops

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

An 11-year-old girl was found dead in Bareilly district of Uttar Pradesh with police on Sunday suspecting that she was raped before being murdered.

Delhi Records 23 COVID-19 Deaths In A Day, Lowest In Over 2 Months

Delhi Records 23 COVID-19 Deaths In A Day, Lowest In Over 2 Months

Edited by Ridhima Shukla | Sunday June 13, 2021, New Delhi

At least 23 people died due to coronavirus in Delhi in the last 24 hours -- the lowest daily count in more than two months -- taking the overall death count to 24,823. The national capital also recorded 255 new COVID-19 cases today.

Monsoon May Reach Delhi In 48 Hours, Thunderstorm, Rain Likely Today

Monsoon May Reach Delhi In 48 Hours, Thunderstorm, Rain Likely Today

Reported by Divya Wadhwa, Edited by Stela Dey | Sunday June 13, 2021, New Delhi

The southwest monsoon is likely to reach Delhi in the next 48 hours - almost two weeks ahead of schedule, having already advanced into parts of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Haryana, Chandigarh and Punjab today, the India Met

Police Officer Files Rape Case Against Man In Mumbai: Report

Police Officer Files Rape Case Against Man In Mumbai: Report

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

A woman police officer in Mumbai has lodged a First Information Report (FIR) against a man claiming to be a banking professional for allegedly raping her under the pretext of marriage, an official said on Sunday.

Delhi Unlock 3.0: What's Open, What's Not From Today

Delhi Unlock 3.0: What's Open, What's Not From Today

Reported by Shonakshi Chakravarty, Edited by Arun Nair | Sunday June 13, 2021, New Delhi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has announced relaxations in the national capital as Covid numbers in the capital drop to a two-month low. The restrictions will be eased from today.

Elderly Woman Found Murdered At Home In Delhi's Burari

Elderly Woman Found Murdered At Home In Delhi's Burari

Press Trust of India | Sunday June 13, 2021, New Delhi

A 65-year-old woman was found dead with her throat slit and burns to the left leg in north Delhi's Burari area, police said on Sunday. The woman, Rajwari, was a resident of Kamalpur, Burari, they said.