Wajid Khan dies at 42: A rude jolt, say politicians Raj Babbar and Amit Deshmukh

Wajid Khan died in Mumbai’s Surana Hospital on June 1. He was 42. Politicians paid tribute to the musician on Twitter. Politicians including Amit Deshmukh, Raj Babbar and Chitra Sarwara bid a fond farewell to Wajid Khan on social media after the musician died in Mumbai’s Surana Hospital on June 1. He was 42. Wajid […]

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Lockdown has made people mentally unstable: Sakshi reacts sharply to #DhoniRetires and then deletes tweet

MS Dhoni’s wife Sakshi Singh took to social media on Wednesday to rubbish rumours of the World Cup-winning captain’s retiring after #DhoniRetires was one of the top trends on Twitter. However, Sakshi deleted the tweet soon after it went viral on the social media platform. Sakshi Singh was seemingly furious as she reacted to the […]

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Explained: PM Modi’s is not a Rs 20 lakh crore Covid-19 package but can stimulate economy

Including RBI’s measures announced since February, the worth of the existing Covid-19 package is Rs 9.75 lakh crore. PM Modi said Rs 20 lakh crore Covid-19 package subsumes previous measures. In his fifth address to the nation on Covid-19, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an economic package to “make India self-reliant” signaling that the government […]

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Coronavirus lockdown: IIMs likely to start academic session in August

Coronavirus update:  Shubhasis Dey, admissions chair, IIM Kozhikode told the daily that at his branch, the shortlist of candidates for  PG programme used to be out by April 30. However, due to the lockdown, they have decided to delay the list In the wake of the coronavirus lockdown, Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are contemplating […]

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Mandatory 14-day quarantine, pay for journey: MHA releases travel SoP for stranded Indians, foreigners

The Union Home Ministry has issued SOPs for movement of Indian nationals stranded outside the country. The ministry has also also issued SOPs for persons stranded in India who are desirous to travel abroad for urgent reasons. The Ministry of Home Affairs has released the set of guidelines to be followed by Indians stranded abroad […]

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Over 3,000 workers brought to UP in special trains from Maharashtra

Over 3,000 labourers stuck in Maharashtra due to the coronavirus lockdown were brought to Uttar Pradesh in three special trains on Monday. Over 3,000 labourers stuck in Maharashtra due to the coronavirus lockdown were brought to Uttar Pradesh in three special trains on Monday. A day before, over 2,000 workers-around 800 from Maharashtra and 1,205 […]

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Akshaya Tritiya 2020: Want to buy gold amid coronavirus lockdown? Here’s how you can

There are also retailers accepting advance payment with an assurance to deliver physical gold coins after lockdown As physical stores remain closed amid coronavirus lockdown, gold sales are expected to be muted on Akshaya Tritiya this year. Higher demand is traditionally recorded on this day as gold buying is considered auspicious on Akshaya Tritiya which […]

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To arrest a wanted gangster, Delhi police use coronavirus lockdown to their advantage

Taking advantage of ongoing coronavirus lockdown, Delhi police have arrested wanted gangster Bijender Gadgu from Sonipat in Haryana. The Delhi police have arrested Bijender Gadgu, a gangster wanted in connection with a number of crimes. Police laid a trap for him taking advantage of coronavirus lockdown as the personnel waited for the gangster at a […]

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Coronavirus: Woman stitches face masks at home for others. Twitter salutes the hero

A woman stitching face masks for other people at her home has gone viral on Twitter. Netizens are calling her a hero. The entire world is currently fighting the novel coronavirus. People are wearing masks and washing their hands with soap and water or using a sanitiser to ward off the new virus. However, this […]

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