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Mukesh Ambani, Asia's Richest Man, Rebuilds A 261-Year-Old British Icon

Mukesh Ambani, Asia's Richest Man, Rebuilds A 261-Year-Old British Icon

P R Sanjai and Chris Kay, Bloomberg | Tuesday April 13, 2021

A struggling 261-year-old U.K. toy-store chain is seeking a new lease of life in the hands of billionaire Mukesh Ambani, who's looking to India where about a fifth of the world's babies are born to fuel its revival.

Happy Chaitra Navratri: Wishes, Messages, SMS, Images And Wallpapers

Happy Chaitra Navratri: Wishes, Messages, SMS, Images And Wallpapers

Edited by Debjani Chatterjee | Tuesday April 13, 2021

Happy Chaitra Navratri wishes: The auspicious Chaitra Navratri starts today. Share these short and sweet Chaitra Navratri wishes, messages, quotes, images, SMS and WhatsApp status with your loved ones

Russia's Sputnik V Cleared For Use, India's Third Covid Vaccine

Russia's Sputnik V Cleared For Use, India's Third Covid Vaccine

Reported by Parimal Kumar, Edited by Swati Bhasin | Tuesday April 13, 2021, New Delhi

Russia's Covid vaccine Sputnik V has been cleared for emergency use by India's drug regulator - the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI).

Chaitra Navratri 2021: PM Modi Tweets Chaitra Navratri, Ugadi Greetings

Chaitra Navratri 2021: PM Modi Tweets Chaitra Navratri, Ugadi Greetings

Edited by Debjani Chatterjee | Tuesday April 13, 2021

Chaitra Navratri 2021: One of the most auspicious time of the year, Chaitra Navratri started today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted people on Chaitra Navratri and the Telugu New Year Ugadi

Happy Baisakhi 2021: Wishes, Quotes, Images, Status, SMS And Messages

Happy Baisakhi 2021: Wishes, Quotes, Images, Status, SMS And Messages

Edited by Debjani Chatterjee | Tuesday April 13, 2021

Baisakhi 2021: The harvest and new year of Punjab Baisakhi also known as Vaisakhi, Vaishakhi, or Vasakhi, brings out the best of the happy spring season. Here are "Happy Baisakhi" wishes, quotes, images, messages, SMS, you can send to your loved ones

Coronavirus Live Updates: Russia's Sputnik 5 Vaccine Approved For Emergency Use In India

Coronavirus Live Updates: Russia's Sputnik 5 Vaccine Approved For Emergency Use In India

Edited by Priyanka Rudrappa | Tuesday April 13, 2021, New Delhi

Russia's Covid vaccine Sputnik V has been cleared for emergency use by India's drug regulator - the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI).

6 With Suspected Popular Front Of India Link Seek Quashing Of Chargesheet

6 With Suspected Popular Front Of India Link Seek Quashing Of Chargesheet

Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 13, 2021, Mathura

Six people suspected to have links with the Popular Front of India (PFI) have sought the quashing of a chargesheet against them, arguing that it was filed by the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) without seeking the sanction of the centre or the

Court Defers Framing Of Charges Against Mukhtar Ansari, Others In Assault Case

Court Defers Framing Of Charges Against Mukhtar Ansari, Others In Assault Case

Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 13, 2021, Lucknow

A special MP/MLA court on Monday deferred framing of charges against BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari and his associates till April 19 in a 21-year-old case of alleged manhandling of jail officials by them.

Ahead Of G20, India Slams Linking Climate Issues To Economic Recovery

Ahead Of G20, India Slams Linking Climate Issues To Economic Recovery

Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 13, 2021, New Delhi

India has denounced attempts to link climate issues to economic recovery amid the coronavirus pandemic at the forthcoming G20 talks, saying it will impose a huge developmental cost on developing countries.

Polls To 3 Rajya Sabha Seats In Kerala On April 30: Election Commission

Polls To 3 Rajya Sabha Seats In Kerala On April 30: Election Commission

Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 13, 2021, New Delhi

The Election Commission (EC) on Monday declared that polls to the three Rajya Sabha seats from Kerala falling vacant later this month will be held on April 30.

Congress MLA, Ex-Corporator Misbehave With Doctor: Madhya Pradesh Cops

Congress MLA, Ex-Corporator Misbehave With Doctor: Madhya Pradesh Cops

Press Trust of India | Monday April 12, 2021, Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh Congress MLA PC Sharma and one more party leader were charged on Monday for allegedly misbehaving with a government hospital doctor in Bhopal a few days ago, the police said.

PM Modi Says "Anguished" After 7 Killed As Minibus Falls Into J&K River

PM Modi Says "Anguished" After 7 Killed As Minibus Falls Into J&K River

Press Trust of India | Monday April 12, 2021, Doda

Seven passengers, including four women, were killed and three others critically injured after a minibus skidded off a mountainous road and fell into a river in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir today, the police said.

"Why No SOPs During Polls?" Bihu Organisers In Assam React To Covid Rules

"Why No SOPs During Polls?" Bihu Organisers In Assam React To Covid Rules

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Monday April 12, 2021, Guwahati

Committees set up to celebrate Bihu - a set of three Assamese harvest festivals that starts Wednesday - have expressed annoyed at SOPs and restrictions - including sanitisation of venues - announced by the state to combat the rise in Covid cases

Day After Biggest Daily Jump, Maharashtra Logs 51,751 Cases In 24 Hours

Day After Biggest Daily Jump, Maharashtra Logs 51,751 Cases In 24 Hours

Press Trust of India | Monday April 12, 2021, Mumbai

Maharashtra on Monday reported 51,751 fresh coronavirus cases, a day after logging the highest single-day spike with 63,294 infections. The state also reported 258 deaths, the state health department said.

10 Grim Milestones India Crossed On Landmark Day Of Covid Pandemic

10 Grim Milestones India Crossed On Landmark Day Of Covid Pandemic

NDTV News Desk | Monday April 12, 2021, New Delhi

India overtook Brazil on Monday to become the second-worst hit country in terms of COVID-19 infections, bearing the brunt of a new wave fanned by crowded election rallies, religious festivals and cavalier attitudes.