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Sachin Pilot Loyalists Want Resolution Of Issues Raised By Him In Rajasthan

Sachin Pilot Loyalists Want Resolution Of Issues Raised By Him In Rajasthan

Press Trust of India | Friday June 11, 2021, Jaipur

Amid reports of discontentment of former Rajasthan deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot, the MLAs of his camp have expressed displeasure over the delay in resolving the issues raised by their leader.

Assam Launches Welfare Schemes For Covid Orphans, Widows

Assam Launches Welfare Schemes For Covid Orphans, Widows

Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Friday June 11, 2021, Guwahati

Assam on Thursday introduced welfare schemes for children orphaned by Covid and those who have lost their spouses to the virus.

Coronavirus India Live News Update: US' Anthony Fauci Warns Against Big Gaps Between Vaccine Jabs

Coronavirus India Live News Update: US' Anthony Fauci Warns Against Big Gaps Between Vaccine Jabs

Edited by Nonika Sharma | Friday June 11, 2021, New Delhi

India reported 91,702 new COVID-19 cases and 3,403 deaths today. The country has so far reported 2,92,74,823 cases of coronavirus and 3,63,079 deaths.

Search On For Person Who Let Killed Punjab Gangsters Stay In Kolkata Flat

Search On For Person Who Let Killed Punjab Gangsters Stay In Kolkata Flat

Press Trust of India | Friday June 11, 2021, Kolkata

The Special Task Force of the West Bengal Police has launched a search operation for the person who took a flat on rent in Kolkata's New Town area and allowed two gangsters from Punjab - who were killed in an encounter Wednesday - to stay there.

Pakistan National Assembly Adopts Bill To Give Right Of Appeal To Kulbhushan Jadhav

Pakistan National Assembly Adopts Bill To Give Right Of Appeal To Kulbhushan Jadhav

Asian News International | Friday June 11, 2021, Islamabad

Pakistan's National Assembly has approved a bill allowing Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav to appeal his conviction in the high courts of the country.

Don't Want To Be Friends With "Caged Tiger": Maharashtra BJP Chief's Sena Jibe

Don't Want To Be Friends With "Caged Tiger": Maharashtra BJP Chief's Sena Jibe

Press Trust of India | Friday June 11, 2021, Pune

Maharashtra BJP president Chandrakant Patil on Thursday sought to clear the air about his ''friendship with tiger'' statement and asserted his party doesn't want to be friends with a "caged tiger".

India Slams Pakistan Over Unverified Uranium Recovery Claim

India Slams Pakistan Over Unverified Uranium Recovery Claim

Press Trust of India | Friday June 11, 2021, New Delhi

India hit out at Pakistan on Thursday for making an unverified claim that some material seized recently in Jharkhand's Bokaro was uranium and described it as an attempt by Islamabad to malign the country.

Mukul Roy, Rajib Banerjee's Absence From Bengal BJP Meet Sparks Rumours

Mukul Roy, Rajib Banerjee's Absence From Bengal BJP Meet Sparks Rumours

Asian News International | Friday June 11, 2021, Kolkata

The absence of three BJP heavyweights Mukul Roy, Shamik Bhattacharya and Rajib Banerjee at a recent meet of the party's Bengal unit has sparked rumours after the fierce battle between the BJP and the Trinamool Congress in the recent assembly polls.

Pakistani Woman Staying Illegally In Karnataka Since 2015 Arrested: Police

Pakistani Woman Staying Illegally In Karnataka Since 2015 Arrested: Police

Press Trust of India | Friday June 11, 2021, Karwar, Karnataka

A Pakistani national, who was staying illegally with her husband at Bhatkal in Uttara Kannada district since 2015 with her three children, has been arrested and remanded to judicial custody, police said on Thursday.

Congress Panel Suggests Navjot Sidhu Must Be Suitably Accomodated: Report

Congress Panel Suggests Navjot Sidhu Must Be Suitably Accomodated: Report

ANI | Friday June 11, 2021, New Delhi

The three-member panel, set up by Congress president Sonia Gandhi to end factionalism in the party's Punjab unit, submitted its report on Thursday.

Congress Needs "Major Surgery": M Veerappa Moily On Jitin Prasada Exit From Party

Congress Needs "Major Surgery": M Veerappa Moily On Jitin Prasada Exit From Party

Press Trust of India | Friday June 11, 2021, New Delhi

A day after Jitin Prasada switched to the BJP, senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily on Thursday said the Congress needs to undergo a "major surgery" and not depend just on legacy

Delhi Man Fakes Own Kidnapping, Demands Rs 3 Lakh From Father: Police

Delhi Man Fakes Own Kidnapping, Demands Rs 3 Lakh From Father: Police

Press Trust of India | Friday June 11, 2021, New Delhi

A 23-year-old man, who allegedly faked his own kidnapping to demand Rs 3 lakh from his father, was traced to Punjab's Jalandhar, the police said Thursday.

Probe Ordered Over Sexual Assault Complaints Of Minor Girls At Jharkhand Shelter Home: Cops

Probe Ordered Over Sexual Assault Complaints Of Minor Girls At Jharkhand Shelter Home: Cops

Press Trust of India | Friday June 11, 2021, Ranchi

A probe has been ordered into alleged sexual assault and torture of minor girls at a state-registered NGO while 40 minor children from the home are being shifted to another home, a top official said on Thursday.

On Centre's 33% Vaccine Wastage Claim, Jharkhand Says Figure Is Only 1.5%

On Centre's 33% Vaccine Wastage Claim, Jharkhand Says Figure Is Only 1.5%

Press Trust of India | Friday June 11, 2021, Ranchi

Jharkhand said the figure of 33.95 per cent is old data.

May Records Second Highest Rainfall In 121 Years: Weather Office

May Records Second Highest Rainfall In 121 Years: Weather Office

Press Trust of India | Friday June 11, 2021, New Delhi

May received the second highest rainfall in 121 years, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said in its monthly report Thursday, attributing two back-to-back cyclones and western disturbances for the record precipitation.