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Ajit Doval Meets Russian National Security Adviser In Tajikistan: Report

Ajit Doval Meets Russian National Security Adviser In Tajikistan: Report

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 24, 2021, New Delhi

National Security Adviser Ajit Doval has met his Russian counterpart Nikolai Patrushev on the sidelines of the SCO meeting in Tajikistan during which they discussed plans for the Russia-India interaction in the security sphere.

Construction Firm Fined Rs 77 Crore For Alleged Illegal Soil Extraction In Maharashtra

Construction Firm Fined Rs 77 Crore For Alleged Illegal Soil Extraction In Maharashtra

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 24, 2021, Jalna

A penalty of Rs 77 crore has been imposed on a private construction company for allegedly extracting ''murum'' soil and stones illegally from various sites in Maharashtra and using them in the construction of the Mumbai-Nagpur Expressway passing thro

Petrol Price Nears Rs 99 A Litre In Chennai After Rates Hiked Again

Petrol Price Nears Rs 99 A Litre In Chennai After Rates Hiked Again

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 24, 2021, New Delhi

Petrol price in Chennai neared the Rs 99-a-litre mark today after fuel prices were increased again on firming international oil rates.

More Than 30 Crore Vaccine Doses Provided To States: Centre

More Than 30 Crore Vaccine Doses Provided To States: Centre

Asian News International | Thursday June 24, 2021, New Delhi

More than 30 crore vaccine doses have been provided by the Centre to states and union territories so far, Union Health Ministry informed on Thursday.

"Rahul Gandhi Should Join Hands With Sharad Pawar To Align All Opposition": Shiv Sena

"Rahul Gandhi Should Join Hands With Sharad Pawar To Align All Opposition": Shiv Sena

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 24, 2021, Mumbai

The Shiv Sena today said Congress leader Rahul Gandhi should join hands with NCP chief Pawar to align all opposition parties together to take on the ruling BJP at the Centre.

"Stop Fooling Us'': Uttarakhand High Court On Covid Preparedness

"Stop Fooling Us'': Uttarakhand High Court On Covid Preparedness

Asian News International | Thursday June 24, 2021, Dehradun (Uttarakhand)

The Uttarakhand High Court reprimanded the state government for the manner, in which it was preparing to deal with the third wave of COVID-19 and asked it to gear up for the Delta Plus variant.

On Central Vista, Minister's "<i>Vidvaans</i> And Their Ice Cream Evenings" Dig

On Central Vista, Minister's "Vidvaans And Their Ice Cream Evenings" Dig

Edited by Arun Nair | Thursday June 24, 2021, New Delhi

Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri today shared pictures from his visit to Central Vista Avenue and New Parliament and praised the workers involved in the construction of the two projects.

PM's Big Meeting On Jammu and Kashmir Today: What's At Stake

PM's Big Meeting On Jammu and Kashmir Today: What's At Stake

Written by Nazir Masoodi | Thursday June 24, 2021, New Delhi

Nearly two years after Jammu and Kashmir lost its special status and was downgraded into two Union Territories, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called political parties to discuss the road ahead.

Sonia Gandhi Asks Congress Leaders To Work To Address Vaccine Hesitancy

Sonia Gandhi Asks Congress Leaders To Work To Address Vaccine Hesitancy

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 24, 2021, New Delhi

Congress President Sonia Gandhi today expressed concern over the pace of vaccination in India, and said the country needs to prepare for the third wave of COVID-19 and protect children.

Interfaith Couple Found Murdered In Karnataka's Vijayapura: Police

Interfaith Couple Found Murdered In Karnataka's Vijayapura: Police

Asian News International | Thursday June 24, 2021, Vijayapura

In a case of suspected honour killing, an interfaith couple was allegedly murdered by the family members of the woman in Karnataka's Vijayapura.

Kabir Jayanti 2021: Quotes, Kabir's <i>Dohas</i>, Images To Share And Celebrate

Kabir Jayanti 2021: Quotes, Kabir's Dohas, Images To Share And Celebrate

Edited by Debjani Chatterjee | Thursday June 24, 2021

Birth anniversary of Saint Kabir: Kabir Jayanti is being celebrated today. Kabir is famous for his verses, known as Kabir's dohas. His pholosophy and words of wisdom have inspired people across generations

Declare Class 12 Results By July 31: Supreme Court To State Boards

Declare Class 12 Results By July 31: Supreme Court To State Boards

Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Stela Dey | Thursday June 24, 2021, New Delhi

State boards need to prepare an internal assessment scheme for Class 12 exams and declare the results on that basis by July 31, the Supreme Court said today.

Mamata Banerjee Joins Court Hearing Virtually In Case vs Suvendu Adhikari

Mamata Banerjee Joins Court Hearing Virtually In Case vs Suvendu Adhikari

Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday June 24, 2021, Kolkata

Mamata Banerjee today joined a Calcutta High Court hearing on her petition challenging the election of the BJP's Suvendu Adhikari in Nandigram virtually.

Meet The Delhi Based Businessman Who Helped Villagers Suffering From COVID

Meet The Delhi Based Businessman Who Helped Villagers Suffering From COVID

Reported by Rajiv Ranjan Shukla | Thursday June 24, 2021, Delhi

When the devastating second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic hit India, people were running from pillar to post for hospital beds, oxygen and life-saving medicines

"Even 1 Fatality...": Supreme Court Questions Andhra Over Class 12 Exam

"Even 1 Fatality...": Supreme Court Questions Andhra Over Class 12 Exam

Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Thursday June 24, 2021, New Delhi

The Supreme Court has warned the Andhra Pradesh government it will be held responsible "if there is even one fatality" as a result of holding in-session Class 12 exams next month