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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

Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday June 21, 2021, New Delhi

Poll strategist Prashant Kishor has met with Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Sharad Pawar 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.

Thaw In Sena-BJP Ties? "Maharashtra Coalition United," Says Sanjay Raut

Thaw In Sena-BJP Ties? "Maharashtra Coalition United," Says Sanjay Raut

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

The possibility of a patch-up between the Shiv Sena and the BJP in Maharashtra has gained strength over a series of events including Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray's direct attack on ally Congress, just days after his meeting with Prime Minister Nar

Delhi Man Posing As IAS Officer Arrested: Police

Delhi Man Posing As IAS Officer Arrested: Police

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

A 40-year-old man was arrested for allegedly impersonating an IAS officer here in South Extension II, informed Delhi police on Monday.

Twitter Chief Says Available On Video Call For Questioning By UP Police

Twitter Chief Says Available On Video Call For Questioning By UP Police

Edited by Swati Bhasin | Monday June 21, 2021, New Delhi

Days after a legal notice was sent to Twitter's India head over posts linked to the assault of a Muslim man in Ghaziabad, the police have been told he will be available for questioning on video call.

Congress Leader P Chidambaram Demands Restoration Of Statehood To J&K

Congress Leader P Chidambaram Demands Restoration Of Statehood To J&K

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

Seeking restoration of statehood for Jammu and Kashmir, Congress leader P Chidambaram on Monday said Parliament should repeal the "offending" laws in the upcoming Monsoon session and restore the status quo ante there.

World Music Day 2021: Top 5 Posts That Made Twitter Hum On Music Day

World Music Day 2021: Top 5 Posts That Made Twitter Hum On Music Day

Edited by Debjani Chatterjee | Monday June 21, 2021

World Music Day 2021: Today is World Music Day. Music Day often coincides with the Summer Solstice, another great day for feasts and festivities. Twitter is abuzz with wonderful posts on World Misic Day. Here's a look

Around 10,000 Refugees Fled To India, Thailand From Myanmar: UN Told

Around 10,000 Refugees Fled To India, Thailand From Myanmar: UN Told

Press Trust of India | Monday June 21, 2021, United Nations

About 10,000 refugees have fled from Myanmar to India and Thailand as nationwide clashes in the country led to "acute" new displacements of hundreds of thousands of civilians, Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General on Myanmar has said.

Over 3,000 People Perform Yoga At Iconic Times Square

Over 3,000 People Perform Yoga At Iconic Times Square

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

Over 3,000 people spread their mats at the iconic Times Squareand performed Yoga asanas keeping in mind social distancing guidelines to celebrate the International Yoga Day as the city opens up following the COVID-19 pandemic.

Yoga Good For People And Country: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu

Yoga Good For People And Country: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu

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

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday appealed to the people to make yoga a part of their daily lives.

6 Feared Missing, 39 Fire Trucks Called In After West Delhi Blaze

6 Feared Missing, 39 Fire Trucks Called In After West Delhi Blaze

Edited by Draksha Sharma | Monday June 21, 2021, New Delhi

At least six people were feared missing after a massive fire broke out at a warehouse of shoes in West Delhi's Udyog Nagar this morning, officials said.