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Probe Agency Arrests Accused In Jharkhand Ponzi Fraud Case

Probe Agency Arrests Accused In Jharkhand Ponzi Fraud Case

Press Trust of India | Monday June 21, 2021, New Delhi

An alleged Jharkhand ponzi case fraud accused has been arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) from West Bengal under the anti-money laundering law, the central agency said on Monday.

Nirjala Ekadashi 2021: Fasting Time, Puja Vidhi And All You Need To Know

Nirjala Ekadashi 2021: Fasting Time, Puja Vidhi And All You Need To Know

Edited by Debjani Chatterjee | Monday June 21, 2021

Nirjala Ekadashi 2021: Today is Nirjala Ekadashi vrat. It is the toughest of all the Ekadashi vrats due to strict fasting rules. Nirjala Ekadashi is also known as Pandava Ekadashi or Bhima Ekadashi. Know when to break the fast after Nirjala Ekadashi

Centre To Increase Pace Of Covid Vaccination In July-August: Amit Shah

Centre To Increase Pace Of Covid Vaccination In July-August: Amit Shah

Press Trust of India | Monday June 21, 2021, Ahmedabad

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday said the central government has decided to increase the pace of vaccination against COVID-19 in July and August.

After Chat With Prashant Kishor, Sharad Pawar Calls Opposition Meet

After Chat With Prashant Kishor, Sharad Pawar Calls Opposition Meet

Reported by Sreenivasan Jain,Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday June 21, 2021, New Delhi

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Sharad Pawar has called a meeting of opposition parties tomorrow to explore a joint fight against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP in the 2024 national election.

Supreme Court Reserves Verdict On Rs 4 Lakh Compensation For Covid Victims

Supreme Court Reserves Verdict On Rs 4 Lakh Compensation For Covid Victims

Press Trust of India | Monday June 21, 2021, New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Monday reserved verdict on the pleas seeking directions that ex-gratia compensation of Rs 4 lakh be paid to the families of those who have died of COVID-19.

"No Price Tag For Life": Rahul Gandhi Slams Centre On Covid Compensation

"No Price Tag For Life": Rahul Gandhi Slams Centre On Covid Compensation

Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Monday June 21, 2021, New Delhi

Rahul Gandhi today gave an F for effort to the Narendra Modi-led BJP government at the centre for refusing to pay Rs 4 lakh compensation to families of Covid victims.

CBSE Says Optional Class 12 Exams In August-September, Panel To Resolve Scoring Disputes

CBSE Says Optional Class 12 Exams In August-September, Panel To Resolve Scoring Disputes

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Monday June 21, 2021, New Delhi

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) today told the Supreme Court it will set up a panel to deal with "disputes on (the) computation of results" for Class 12 students.

Amarinder Singh To Make His Case Again In Delhi, Signalling Scale Of Mess

Amarinder Singh To Make His Case Again In Delhi, Signalling Scale Of Mess

Reported by Mohammed Ghazali, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday June 21, 2021, Chandigarh

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh is in Delhi for a second time today to meet central Congress team amid the ongoing infighting in the party's state unit.

A Powerlifter From Delhi Set Up A Covid Care Centre To Help Patients During Second Wave

A Powerlifter From Delhi Set Up A Covid Care Centre To Help Patients During Second Wave

Written by Sharad Sharma | Monday June 21, 2021, New Delhi

To help people of Northwest Delhi, 33-year-old Sachin Sharma set up a COVID care centre equipped with all necessary facilities to help to COVID-19 patients

Sharad Pawar Meets Prashant Kishor For Second Time In 2 Weeks

Sharad Pawar Meets Prashant Kishor For Second Time In 2 Weeks

NDTV Newsdesk | Monday June 21, 2021, New Delhi

Poll strategist Prashant Kishor met with Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Sharad Pawar today for second time in two weeks amid buzz about preps for "Mission 2024" to fight Prime Minister Narendra Modi's BJP.

"Yoga The Best Friend Of Your Body": Amitabh Bachchan On Yoga Day

"Yoga The Best Friend Of Your Body": Amitabh Bachchan On Yoga Day

Edited by Debjani Chatterjee | Monday June 21, 2021

International Yoga Day 2021: On the 7th International Yoga Day, Amitabh Bachchan, Dia Mirza, Karisma Kapoor, Malaika Arora, Sarah Ali Khan, Priety Zinta among others posted their Yoga Day photos. See here

"Highly Unfair": India Slams Tokyo Olympic Rules For Covid-Hit Nations

"Highly Unfair": India Slams Tokyo Olympic Rules For Covid-Hit Nations

Agence France-Presse | Monday June 21, 2021, New Delhi

India's Olympic body has slammed as "unfair" strict rules imposed by the Japanese government on athletes from several Covid-hit nations for the Tokyo Games starting next month.

"Will Expose True Face Of Nitish Kumar, Inform Dalits": Chirag Paswan

"Will Expose True Face Of Nitish Kumar, Inform Dalits": Chirag Paswan

Written by Manish Kumar | Monday June 21, 2021, Patna

Embattled Lok Janshakti Party chief Chirag Paswan fired a fresh salvo at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday, accusing him of an "anti-Dalit mindset" and of "mistreating Dalits within his own party".

India's Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage Crosses 28-Crore Mark

India's Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage Crosses 28-Crore Mark

Asian News International | Monday June 21, 2021, New Delhi

India's cumulative COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded the 28-crores mark, informed the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) on Monday.

Amid Sena-BJP Buzz, A "Congress Chief Minister" Comment: 10 Points

Amid Sena-BJP Buzz, A "Congress Chief Minister" Comment: 10 Points

Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday June 21, 2021, Mumbai

In a public row within Maharashtra's ruling coalition, the Shiv Sena's efforts to project unity have been blunted by another Congress googly. Next time, the alliance will have a "Congress Chief Minister", the party's Prithviraj Chavan has said.