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N Rangasamy To Be Sworn In As Puducherry Chief Minister Tomorrow

N Rangasamy To Be Sworn In As Puducherry Chief Minister Tomorrow

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 06, 2021, Puducherry

AINRC Chief N Rangasamy will be sworn in as Chief Minister of Union Territory of Puducherry at a brief ceremony on Friday.

"Traitor," Says Kamal Haasan As Party's No 2 Quits After Poll Debacle

"Traitor," Says Kamal Haasan As Party's No 2 Quits After Poll Debacle

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Thursday May 06, 2021, Chennai

Days after a crushing defeat in the Tamil Nadu elections, the vice president of Kamal Haasan's Makkal Needhi Maiam, R Mahendran, quit from the party on Thursday, alleging a lack of "democracy" in the organisation.

MK Stalin Names His Cabinet Ministers. See Full List Here

MK Stalin Names His Cabinet Ministers. See Full List Here

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 06, 2021, Chennai

DMK president M K Stalin's Cabinet, including him, would be 34-member strong and he has retained senior leaders like Duraimurugan and over a dozen shall be ministers for the first time.

Kerala Readies "Oxygen Buffer Zones", "War Rooms" As Covid Cases Spike

Kerala Readies "Oxygen Buffer Zones", "War Rooms" As Covid Cases Spike

Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Thursday May 06, 2021, Thiruvananthapuram

Each Kerala district is gearing up with "oxygen buffer zones" to combat a surge in Oxygen demand amid a rise in Covid cases.

Covid Patient Goes To Karnataka Assembly For Protest, Finally Gets Bed

Covid Patient Goes To Karnataka Assembly For Protest, Finally Gets Bed

Reported by Nehal Kidwai, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Thursday May 06, 2021, Bengaluru

A coronavirus patient's family in Bengaluru had to sit on a protest outside the Karnataka assembly before they managed to get a hospital bed in yet another sign of the crisis unfolding in several parts of the country.