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With a decline in the number of active cases, many states and UTs have started relaxing restrictions. I would like to highlight that the decision to impose or ease restrictions has to be taken, based on the assessment of the situation at the ground level, Union Home Secretary said.
Legendary Indian athlete Milkha Singh, popularly known as 'Flying Sikh, passed away in a local hospital here at 11.30 pm on Friday, said a statement from the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, where he was being treated for Covid-related complications. Milkha was 91, and is survived by a son, ace golfer Jeev Milkha Singh, and three daughters. A former India volleyball captain, she was 85, and she too was affected by Covid and related complications.
Delhi Unlock: The statement of the DDMA also added that all schools, colleges, educational, training and coaching institutions will remain closed.
Against a projected population of almost 39 lakh as on date, only 2.12 lakh jabs have been given in Raebareli. Considering that 1.81 lakh of them are first doses, only about 4.6% of the district’s population has got jabbed so far.
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New Delhi, Jun 19 (PTI) If Covid-appropriate behaviour is not followed and crowding not prevented, the next wave of the viral infection can strike the country in the next six to eight weeks, AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria warned on Saturday.
In the 1960s, inter-caste marriages were frowned upon, and my family vehemently declared that under no circumstances would they agree to their brother marrying a Hindu.
England missed a chance to book their place in the last 16 at Euro 2020 as Scotland kept their own hopes alive with a well deserved 0-0 draw on Friday.
Bala calls himself an editorial cartoonist and his cartoons frequently become the subject of debate in Tamil Nadu.
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Father's Day 2021 is being celebrated on Sunday 20 June.
Milkha had also lost his wife Nirmal Kaur, former national volleyball captain, to the same ailment on 13 June.
Indian women's cricket team youngster Shafali Verma led the side's recovery while following on in the one-off Test match against England Women.Shafali, who scored a valiant 96 in the first innings, responded with an unbeaten 55 next.England managed 396/9d in the first innings before India were bowled out for 235.In the second innings, India are 83/1.Here we decode Shafali's records.
The officer said that he had received an anonymous call threatening him and his son.
New Delhi, Jun 19 (PTI) President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah were among the dignitaries who expressed anguish over the death of Department of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) Secretary Guruprasad Mohapatra on Saturday.
This means that the Delhi HC’s orders cannot be cited by any other persons accused of offences under the UAPA.
Senior Shiv Sena MLA Pratap Sarnaik has written to party supremo and Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray to join hands with the BJP ahead of crucial municipal elections in 10 cities, Times of India has reported. Sarnaik has also alleged that the alliance with Congress-NCP has not benefited Shiv Sena with the former trying to induct Shiv Sena leaders and party workers. Sarnaik who is accused in a money laundering case has alleged that joining hands with the BJP will mean that cases against leaders like him will go away.
Southampton, Jun 19 (PTI) Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill staved off the initial swing threat posed by the opposition pace attack with disciplined batting before New Zealand fought back to leave India at 69 for two at lunch on day two of the World Test Championship final here on Saturday. After the opening day was rained out, cooler and overcast conditions at the Hampshire Bowl on day made it a no brainer to bowl first and Kane Williamson did just that.
Thutukuri Malla Reddy, an oustee of the Mallanna Sagar project under construction by the Telangana government, committed suicide by jumping into a burning pyre in the Vemulaghat village, Siddipet district. The 70-year-old farmer made a pyre from wooden scraps of his own demolished house and burnt himself to death by firing it. The New Indian Express reports that he was forced to take this extreme step after being denied a 2BHK house in the Rehabilitation and Resettlement (R&R) colony of the Mallanna Sagar project.
He is survived by son Jeev Milkha Singh and daughters Mona Singh, Sonia Singh and Aleeza Grover.