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Now, total lockdown in Kerala from Saturday till May 16
Thiruvananthapuram, May 6 (IANS) On expected lines with the Covid positive cases continuing its surge like never before, the office of the Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday announced a total lockdown from Saturday till May 16.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine
Medicos play 'Antakshari' with Covid patients to cheer them up
Gandhinagar, May 6 (IANS) The medicos of a hospital in Gujarat have taken the musical route to create positive vibes and cheerfulness among the Covid positive patients by keeping them entertained with songs and 'Antakshari'.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society
75% of data to be processed at the edge by 2025: Michael Dell
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Driven by the new, do-anything-from-anywhere world, 75 per cent of data will be processed at the edge outside of a traditional data centre or cloud by 2025, Dell Technologies founder and CEO Michael Dell has stressed.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
Rashmi Agdekar wants to do a dark, gritty role
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Actress Rashmi Agdekar, who has been part of web series such as "Rasbhari", "ImMature", "Dev DD 2", and "Awkward Conversations With Girlfriend", says that she would like to play a dark character next.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Attacks against Asians rise in US: Panel
Kolkata, May 6 (IANS) Attacks against people of Asian descent aren't new in the history of the US, but recent spike in anti-Asian incidents post-Covid, panelists at a recent online seminar organised by top American think tank East-West Centre argued.
2021-05-06
Category: International, India,International
New Covid restrictions come into force in Tamil Nadu
Chennai, May 6 (IANS) The new Covid-19 containment restrictions enforced in Tamil Nadu by the state government have come into force from 4 a.m. on Thursday, officials said, adding the new measures will continue till May 20.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society,Politics
52 Covid deaths, 6,026 new cases in Telangana
Hyderabad, May 6 (IANS) Telangana has reported 6,026 new Covid cases and 52 deaths during the 24-hour period.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Of alchemists, gold and the American dream (IANS Interview)
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) It began as a tale of a mother and a daughter, two Indian Americans who are gold thieves, but expanded into a magical realist story about two immigrant families and about the costs of ambition, says Atlanta-based author Sanjena Sathian, of her debut novel, "Gold Diggers" (HarperCollins).
2021-05-06
Category: India, Delhi,National,Art/Culture/Books
Myanmar junta bans satellite TV, restricts Internet, media
Kolkata, May 6 (IANS) The Myanmar junta has banned satellite television after imposing severe restrictions on the internet and media, provoking global rights groups to protest the military's tightening grip over information flow in the country.
2021-05-06
Category: International, India,Defence/Security
NZ Test squad's IPL players to leave India on May 11
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) New Zealand's Test players who are part of the Indian Premier League (IPL) teams will leave India for the UK, where they face England in two Tests before the World Test Championship (WTC) final against India, on May 11, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) said on Thursday.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Global TWS market to see 33% growth in 2021, Apple set to lead
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) The global TWS (True Wireless Stereo Headset) market is expected to grow 33 per cent (year-over-year) in 2021, reaching 310 million units, according to a new report.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Technology
TN suburban trains allow travel to only frontline workers
Chennai, May 6 (IANS) With the Covid -19 containment restrictions in force in Tamil Nadu from 4 a.m. on Thursday, the Southern Railway has put a cap on the travel of general public including students through the suburban train services.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine
Arjun Kanungo 'was nervous about' first scene in 'Radhe' with Salman
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Popular singer Arjun Kanungo faces the camera as an actor in the Salman Khan-starrer "Radhe", and he still sounds excited recalling his first scene with the Bollywood superstar that, incidentally, was his first scene in the shoot, too.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Bollywood
Sensex pares gains to turn flat; auto stocks up
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) The key Indian equity indices traded on a flat note on Thursday morning giving up their initial gains.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
KCR recalls Ajit Singh's support to Telangana movement
Hyderabad, May 6 (IANS) Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Thursday mourned the death of former union minister and Rashtriya Lok Dal President Chowdary Ajit Singh.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Asaram Bapu tests Covid positive; hospitalised
Jaipur, May 6 (IANS) Controversial self-styled 'godman' Asaram Bapu, serving a life sentence in connection with a rape case, has tested positive for Covid-19 and shifted to the ICU of MDM Hospital in Rajasthan's Jodhpur city, officials said on Thursday.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Health/Medicine
Andhra CM condoles Ajit Singh's death
Amaravati, May 6 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, on Thursday, expressed grief over the passing away of Ajit Singh, Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) chief and former union minister.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Twitter rolls out new prompts to curb bullying on its platform
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Twitter has rolled out improved prompts on iOS and Android that will encourage users to pause and reconsider a potentially harmful or offensive reply -- such as insults, strong language, or hateful remarks -- before tweeting it.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Human Interest/Society
Rahul, Priyanka condole death of Ajit Singh
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi and party General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday condoled the death of former Union Minister and Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) chief Chaudhary Ajit Singh, who passed away due to Covid.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Let our firms take part in 5G trials, China tells India
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Beijing has expressed deep concerns over India's new telecom policy that does not permit Chinese telecommunication companies to conduct 5G trials in the country, saying the move is not conducive to the innovation and development of related Indian industries.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Delhi,Technology
Intruder shot dead on border in J&K's Samba sector
Jammu, May 6 (IANS) Border security force (BSF) troopers shot dead an intruder overnight on the international border in J&K's Samba district.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
Fuel prices rise again sharply for third straight day
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Petrol and diesel prices in the country rose again sharply by 25 paise and 30 paise per litre respectively on Thursday as Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) continued to cover for their losses on holding back price rise for the past 18 days due to state elections.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Mythological drama takes over small screen
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Last year during Covid lockdown, Doordarshan struck gold re-telecasting "Ramayan", Ramanand Sagar's hit mythological series of the eighties. This year, as India has come to a standstill once again owing to the second wave of the deadly coronavirus, many soap makers seem to have picked up cue. Mythology seems to be flavour on the tube once again, as Indian television finds a ready homebound audience base.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz
Former Union Minister Ajit Singh passes away due to Covid
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Former Union Minister and Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) Chief Ajit Singh died of Covid on Thursday morning. He was 82. Singh was undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Gurugram after he tested positive for coronavirus.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
New high of 4.12L cases, 3,980 deaths in India
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) With 4,12,262 fresh cases and 3,980 deaths in last 24 hours, India on Thursday recorded maximum fresh cases and fatalities in a day, another grim record, taking the total caseload in the country to 2,10,77,410, Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Delhi,National
IIT-K launches Mission Bharat O2
Kanpur, May 6 (IANS) The Startup Incubation and Innovation Centre (SIIC) of IIT Kanpur has launched Mission Bharat O2, a 45-day open challenge for manufacturing high-quality indigenous, rapidly scalable oxygen generation units to help combat the emergency.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine,Science/Tech
2 arrested in Kanpur with huge quantities of medical equipment
Kanpur, May 6 (IANS) Continuing its crackdown on black marketing of life-saving medical equipment and medicines needed in the treatment of Covid patients, police in Kanpur have arrested two persons and seized huge quantities of medical equipment from their possession.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Sikhs begin free hearse service for Covid victims
Lucknow, May 6 (IANS) The Sikh community in Lucknow has, once again, risen to the occasion.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Panchayat clash in UP leaves 6 injured
Bulandshahr (Uttar Pradesh), May 6 (IANS) Six people were injured when violence broke out at a village panchayat in Bulandshahr district.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Family of 5 die in 22 days, insist 'not Covid'
Gonda (Uttar Pradesh), May 6 (IANS) In a tragic series of incidents, one family has lost five members within a span of 22 days, apparently to Covid.
2021-05-06
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Health/Medicine
4 arrested in Bengaluru 'bed for cash' scam, 4 nabbed for questioning
Bengaluru, May 5 (IANS) The Bengaluru police have arrested four persons besides nabbing another four for questioning over the 'cash for bed allotment scam in hospitals that was 'unearthed' by Bengaluru South MP and BJP leader Tejasvi Surya.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Sorry to leave you in such trying times: Doull to Indian fans
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Former New Zealand cricketer-turned-commentator Simon Doull sent out a heartfelt message to cricket fans in India expressing disappointment over leaving them following the postponement of Indian Premier League (IPL).
2021-05-05
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Alert RPF constable saves woman from falling under train in Tirupati
Tirupati, May 5 (IANS) A woman, who slipped and fell from the doorway of a moving train, was saved from certain death by a fast-thinking Railway Police Force (RPF) constable at the Tirupati railway station in the early hours of Wednesday.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society
Centre allots more oxygen to Karnataka, says Yediyurappa
Bengaluru, May 5 (IANS) The Centre allotted more medical oxygen to Karnataka, which has been gasping for more to treat serious Covid patients in intensive care units, Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa said on Wednesday.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Italian Larissa's indoor world u-20 long jump record ratified
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Italian teenage long jumper Larissa Lapichino officially got her name in the record books on Wednesday as the World Athletics ratified her World Under-20 indoor long jump record of 6.91 metres recorded in February in Ancona.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Athletics
Mamata effects major reshuffle in state police on first day in office
Kolkata, May 5 (IANS) On the first day in office in her third term as the Chief Minister of West Bengal, Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday effected a major reshuffle in the police hierarchy, transferring 29 top officers, mostly bringing back policemen to their former positions who were transferred by the Election Commission during the recently concluded Assembly polls.
2021-05-05
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Karnataka's daily Covid tally breaches 50,000 mark
Bengaluru, May 5 (IANS) Reeling under the second wave of Covid, Karnataka saw new cases breach the 50,000 mark, including 23,106 in Bengaluru, as per the state health bulletin on Wednesday.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Hearing of PIL against Guj BJP chief for illegal Remdesivir distribution put off
Gandhinagar, May 5 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday granted three weeks time sought by state BJP chief CR Paatil and the state government regarding the Leader of Opposition Paresh Dhanani's public interest litigation (PIL) for "illegal and unauthorised distribution of Remdesivir injection" from the ruling BJP's Surat office.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Andhra reports 22,204 new cases, 85 deaths on Wednesday
Amaravati, May 5 (IANS) Caught in the grip of the raging second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, Andhra Pradesh reported 22,204 new cases out of the 1,16,367 tests conducted in the 24 hours ending 10 am on Wednesday.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Centre only can identify, include a community in SEBC list: SC
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday said after the insertion of Article 342A in the Constitution, the Centre alone is empowered to identify Socially and Economically Backward Class (SEBC).
2021-05-05
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Olympic-bound sailors' preparation delayed
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The preparation for Tokyo Olympics of sailors KC Ganapathy and Varun Thakkar could be delayed as they cannot travel to Portugal due to restrictions put in place for Indian travellers.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
Andhra to begin construction of Jagananna Colonies from June 1
Amaravati, May 5 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh government is all set to launch construction for its ambitious housing for the poor scheme - Jagananna Colonies - from next month.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Tripura officer shifted for 'high-handed' Covid curfew enforcement at marriages
Agartala, May 5 (IANS) The Tripura government on Wednesday transferred IAS officer Shailesh Kumar Yadav for his alleged "high-handedness" in dealing with people at two marriage halls in Agartala recently amidst the night curfew imposed to curb the alarming rise in Covid cases, officials said.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Tripura,National,Health/Medicine
'Baraat' on camels back in Raj, courtesy Covid curbs
Jaipur, May 5 (IANS) The trend of people using camels for 'Baraat' is back in Rajasthan in the wake of the Covid restrictions on bus travel and marriage ceremonies in the state to check the spread of the deadly virus.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Human Interest/Society
Lots of aspects to improve: FC Goa coach after ACL losses
Goa, May 5 (IANS) Indian Super League (ISL) club FC Goa's Spanish chief coach Juan Ferrando has said that the experience of playing some of the top continental teams in the AFC Champions League (ACL) Group Stage recently had shown that his side "needs to improve many tactical aspects on the pitch so that we can be more competitive at the international level".
2021-05-05
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
WB student, Pak woman charge sheeted in online terrorist recruitment case
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday said that it has filed a supplementary charge sheet against three people, including West Bengal college student Tania Praveen and a Pakistani woman national member of banned terror organisation LeT, in connection with online terrorist recruitment module case.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Hospitality industry requests govt to ease special credit scheme rules
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The hospitality industry has requested the Union Finance Ministry, Reserve Bank of India and Tourism Ministry to ease some rules and regulations of Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS) introduced on March 31 to help the 'dying' industry.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
SC strikes down Maratha reservation law, rules out review of 50% cap on quota
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) In a major decision, the Supreme Court on Wednesday termed the 2018 Maharashtra law, providing reservations to Marathas in jobs and education, as unconstitutional, and struck it down for violating the 50 per cent cap on quota and the fundamental right to equality.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Centre review Covid preparedness of five eastern states
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The Centre on Wednesday reviewed preparedness of five eastern states to address needs and challenges of the current phase of the Covid pandemic.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine
Maha Covid deaths rise to 920, cases stay above 50K
Mumbai, May 5 (IANS) Maharashtra's Covid-19 fatalities again shot up above the 900-mark to cross 72,000 while fresh cases also increased although the Mumbai situation remained favourable on Wednesday, health officials said.
2021-05-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Health/Medicine