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National schedule for Saturday, April 17 -- Coronavirus and vaccination updates NATIONAL -- Political briefings -- EC updates on West Bengal polls NCR -- Stories related to weekend curfew -- Developments regarding farmers' protests NORTH -- Bypolls in Rajasthan, Uttarakhand -- Punjab, Haryana: Farmers' protest-related developments SOUTH -- Bypolls to Belagavi Lok Sabha and Maski and Basavakalyan Assembly constituencies in Karnataka -- Bypoll to Nagarjuna Sagar Assembly segment EAST -- Fifth phase of West Bengal Assembly polls -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah's election rallies -- West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's public meetings WEST -- Voting for bypolls in Maharashtra, Gujarat and MP PTI RC