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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2021: Impact Of COVID-19 On The Elderly

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2021: Impact Of COVID-19 On The Elderly

Edited by Debjani Chatterjee | Tuesday June 15, 2021

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day: A United Nations designated day, World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is observed on June 15. Know all about elder abuse and how we can stop it

Chirag Paswan Removed As Lok Janshakti Party Chief A Day After Coup

Chirag Paswan Removed As Lok Janshakti Party Chief A Day After Coup

Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday June 15, 2021

Chirag Paswan, isolated by the coup in his Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) led by his uncle, has been removed as party president.

IndiGo Flight Suffers Tyre Burst While Landing In Hubli, All On Board Safe

IndiGo Flight Suffers Tyre Burst While Landing In Hubli, All On Board Safe

Asian News International | Tuesday June 15, 2021, New Delhi

An IndiGo flight from Kannur suffered a tyre burst while landing at Karnataka's Hubli Airport on Monday, informed the airline on Tuesday. It further stated that all passengers and crew are safe.

PM Modi To Deliver Keynote Address At Global Tech Event 'VivaTech' Tomorrow

PM Modi To Deliver Keynote Address At Global Tech Event 'VivaTech' Tomorrow

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 15, 2021, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver the keynote address at the fifth edition of 'VivaTech' on Wednesday.

"Not My Blood": The Statement That Saw Chirag Paswan's Uncle Turn On Him

"Not My Blood": The Statement That Saw Chirag Paswan's Uncle Turn On Him

Written by Manish Kumar | Tuesday June 15, 2021

Pashupati Kumar Paras, the man behind the coup in the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), could never quite get over the "humiliation" of nephew Chirag Paswan ordering him to retract a statement praising Nitish Kumar.

Ganga Dussehra 2021: Date, Time And Significance

Ganga Dussehra 2021: Date, Time And Significance

Edited by Debjani Chatterjee | Tuesday June 15, 2021

Ganga Dussehra: When is Ganga Dussehra this year? Know the date, time and importance of the festival. As the name suggests, Ganga Dussehra is dedicated to Goddess Ganga.

Need Covishield 2nd Dose Before 84 Days? Here Is Who Qualifies

Need Covishield 2nd Dose Before 84 Days? Here Is Who Qualifies

NDTV Newsdesk | Tuesday June 15, 2021, New Delhi

The second dose of coronavirus vaccine Covishield can be administered to people travelling abroad for work, education or sports before the prescribed 84 days interval, the government said in a statement.

Army Tribute To Soldiers Killed In Action As Galwan Clash Completes Year

Army Tribute To Soldiers Killed In Action As Galwan Clash Completes Year

Asian News International | Tuesday June 15, 2021, Srinagar

Fire and Fury Corps paid homage to the soldiers killed in a faceoff with Chinese troops in the Galwan valley on the first anniversary of the violent clash on Tuesday, informed PRO Defence, Srinagar.

Bharat Biotech Says COVID-19 Vaccine Covaxin At Rs 150 Per Dose To Centre "Not Sustainable"

Bharat Biotech Says COVID-19 Vaccine Covaxin At Rs 150 Per Dose To Centre "Not Sustainable"

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 15, 2021, Hyderabad

The supply price of Bharat Biotech's COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin to the central government at Rs 150 per dose is not sustainable in the long run, the vaccine maker said on Tuesday.

Prashant Kishor Out, His Team Gets Mamata Banerjee Contract Till 2026

Prashant Kishor Out, His Team Gets Mamata Banerjee Contract Till 2026

Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Tuesday June 15, 2021, New Delhi

Fresh from a successful partnership - one that saw Mamata Banerjee return as Bengal Chief Minister for a third straight term - the Trinamool has extended its contract with election strategists I-PAC, which will no longer be led by Prashant Kishor

"Will Come And Set AIADMK Straight": VK Sasikala In Purported Audio Clip

"Will Come And Set AIADMK Straight": VK Sasikala In Purported Audio Clip

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shylaja Varma | Tuesday June 15, 2021, Chennai

VK Sasikala, the ousted chief of Tamil Nadu's AIADMK, was heard in a purported audio clip, saying that she will "come soon and set the party straight". The clip emerged a day after the opposition party sacked 15 people she spoke with recently.

Visva Bharati Issues Show Cause Notice To Professor For Case Against Vice Chancellor

Visva Bharati Issues Show Cause Notice To Professor For Case Against Vice Chancellor

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 15, 2021, Kolkata

The Visva-Bharati University has issued a second show-cause notice to a professor, who had lodged an FIR against the vice-chancellor, asking him to explain how he could make statements to the media about the case against the VC.

Priyanka Gandhi Writes To Yogi Adityanath, Demands CBI Probe In Journalist Death

Priyanka Gandhi Writes To Yogi Adityanath, Demands CBI Probe In Journalist Death

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 15, 2021, New Delhi

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday wrote to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to demand a CBI probe into the "mysterious" death of a journalist who had recently reported on the liquor mafia.

Amit Shah Meets MPs Amid Cabinet Expansion Buzz. Feedback, Say Sources

Amit Shah Meets MPs Amid Cabinet Expansion Buzz. Feedback, Say Sources

Reported by Akhilesh Sharma, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday June 15, 2021, New Delhi

Union home minister Amit Shah's meeting with groups of BJP MPs, which generated speculation about a cabinet expansion, was part of an ongoing feedback exercise on the work of the government and other issues, sources said.

Sukhbir Badal Detained Amid Huge Protest Outside Amarinder Singh's House

Sukhbir Badal Detained Amid Huge Protest Outside Amarinder Singh's House

Reported by Mohammad Ghazali, Edited by Swati Bhasin | Tuesday June 15, 2021, New Delhi

Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal has been detained after heled a massive protest outside Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh's house in Chandigarh to demand the dismissal of state Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu.