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Two days ago, in a viral video, Surya was seen storming into the war room along with four MLAs, reading out 16 names of Muslim employees, while an MLA asks if they are running a helpline or a madrasa.
The exercise has been slow as only few states and private hospitals in the country could procure limited stocks of vaccines.
New Zealand's Test contingent in the suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season will depart India for the United Kingdom on May 11. This is the earliest date an exemption for their arrival in England could be obtained, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) confirmed on Thursday. Meanwhile, the other players will make their way back home on Friday. Here are the details.
A total of 24 patients, 23 of them Covid-infected, died at the Chamarajanagar district hospital due to alleged oxygen shortage.
Stalin has proposed KN Nehru’s name as Minister for Municipal Administration and R Gandhi's name for Handlooms and Textiles, Khadi and Village Industries Board.
Washington DC [US], May 6 (ANI): Michael McCaul, US House Foreign Affairs Committee Lead Republican, and China Task Force Chairman, has praised India's decision to exclude Chinese "Communist Party-controlled" companies from participating in the country's 5G networks.
Nadal's path to a possible sixth Madrid title was cleared of second seeded Daniil Medvedev and fourth-seeded Monte Carlo champion Stefanos Tsitsipas who were both shock third round losers.
New Delhi [India], May 5 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Wednesday adjourned till August 11 hearing on the petition of former union minister MJ Akbar challenging a trial court order which had dismissed the criminal defamation case filed by him against journalist Priya Ramani.
New Delhi [India], May 5 (ANI): Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Kapil Sibal has lashed out at the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government over the pricing of Covid-19 vaccines while leaving it to the states to vaccinate people on their own.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], May 6 (ANI): DMK leader MK Stalin will take oath on Friday as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu along with 33 ministers from his party.
The U.S. State Department said on Wednesday it had approved the voluntary departure of non-emergency U.S. government employees from India because of a surge in COVID-19 cases. Last week, the department said family members of U.S. government employees could voluntarily leave India. A deadly second wave of coronavirus infections has swept through India in recent weeks, creating a shortage of hospital beds and oxygen for patients.
Arsenal lost to Villarreal on aggregate in the Europa League semifinal as former defender Martin Keown branded it embarrassing, saying the players did not turn up.
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], May 7 (ANI): Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao (KCR) on Thursday clarified that lockdown would not be imposed in the state as it would bring life to a standstill and lead to the total collapse of the financial system.
Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Wednesday appointed M K Stalin as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister.
Indore, May 5 (PTI) Veteran Congress leader Kamal Nath on Wednesday described West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as the “leader of the country” who defeated all her opponents, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Central agencies like the CBI and the ED, in the recently-held Assembly elections in West Bengal.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer praised goalkeeper David de Gea’s performance as he said the 3-2 Europa League loss to AS Roma in the semifinal second leg could have ended as a 6-6 draw.
It can be said that the man of many political shades, Ajit Singh, has been a minister in almost every government at the Centre in the last few decades.
Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], May 7 (ANI): Soon after Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren about the COVID-19 situation in the state on Thursday night, the Chief Minister tweeted and claimed that the Prime Minister only did his "Mann ki Baat" during the conversation.
Chennai, May 6 (PTI) 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.