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India’s coronavirus variant spread to 44 countries: WHO

Geneva, May 12 (IANS) The Indian coronavirus variant (B1617), which has now been declared a "variant of global concern" has spread to 44 countries,...

Oppn writes to PM: Stop Central Vista project, use money for vaccines

New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Twelve major opposition parties including four chief ministers have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding that the government...

Probe ordered in ‘mega-corruption’ in Remdesivir supplies: CVC

By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Nearly a month after a Maharashtra activist alleged a massive scam in the supplies and availability of key...

Ayodhya Hindus elect Muslim as village head

Ayodhya (UP), May 12 (IANS) Rajanpur village in Rudauli assembly segment in Ayodhya seems as ordinary as hundreds of other villages in the area....

The intriguing story of how Sikkim became India’s 22nd state

New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Sikkim remains an enigma for most, with many misconceptions about its history and its merger with India in 1975....

110-year-old man beats Covid in Hyderabad

Hyderabad, May 12 (IANS) A 110-year-old man has recovered from Covid-19 at a hospital here, thus becoming probably one of the oldest patients in...

Body of Kerala caregiver killed in rocket attack to be brought home

Thiruvananthapuram, May 12 (IANS) The mortal remains of Kerala's Soumya Santhosh, who was killed on Tuesday in a rocket attack in the Israeli city...

Suspended, murder-accused Mumbai cop Sachin Vaze sacked

Mumbai, May 11 (IANS) The Maharashtra government on Tuesday dismissed controversial suspended Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Vaze - involved in the twin cases of...

Recoveries outnumber new cases in India after 61 days

New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) For the first time in 61 days, recoveries outnumbered new Covid cases in the last 24 hours, providing some...

No Eid prayers in mosques as Telangana closes places of worship

Hyderabad, May 11 (IANS) There will be no Eid prayers in Telangana mosques as the state government has ordered closure of all places of...