Daily News

26 July 2021

  • BS Yediyurappa says he is resigning as Karnataka Chief Minister [The News Minute]
  • Parliament Monsoon Session Live Updates: Both Houses adjourned till 2 pm; Rahul reaches Parliament on tractor in protest against farm laws [The Indian Express]
  • The Truth About the Kargil War Is Bitter But it Must Be Told [The Wire]
  • Kangana Ranaut heartbroken by death of fan in Himachal landslide: ‘Come back again please’ [Hindustan Times]
  • CBSE 10th Result 2021: Board might withhold result of schools who have not submitted marks, release rest [Times Now News]
  • Delhi earthquake: Tremors felt in the national capital, Metro services halted briefly [Zee News]
  • First Gold For India In World Wrestling Championship [Gulte.com]
  • Top 5 features removed from Minecraft [SportKeeda.com]
  • From jobless construction worker to YouTube sensation, Odia man gets a mention in Mann ki Baat [Hindustan Times]

27th June 2021

  • Pak Terror Groups Under Probe After Drone Strike At Jammu Air Base [NDTV]
  • Delta Plus variant has greater affinity towards lung tissues, says govt body head [Hindustan Times]
  • Twitter interim grievance officer for India quits just weeks after appointment [The Times of India]
  • BJP men helped people amid COVID-19 surge, some were active only on Twitter: J P Nadda [MoneyControl]
  • COVID-19 resurgence ‘speculative’ for now, govt. tells Supreme Court [The Hindu]
  • ‘Never Imagined in Dreams’: President Kovind Bows, Touches Ground Upon Reaching Native Village in UP [News18]
  • Beware COVID guideline violators! PCR Van to conduct patrolling across Bhubaneswar [KalingaTV]

26th June 2021

  • Maharashtra tightens Covid curbs amid rising Delta Plus cases. Check what’s new [Hindustan Times]
  • PM Holds Virtual Meet With Yogi Adityanath To Review Ayodhya Projects [NDTV]
  • Delta plus variant of Covid-19 found in 48 samples in 10 states, Delta now in 174 districts [The Indian Express]
  • 51,667 Fresh COVID-19 Cases In India, 4.4% Lower Than Yesterday [NDTV]
  • Delimitation In Jammu & Kashmir: What It Means? And Why Is It Crucial? [Outlook India]
  • Third wave of coronavirus unlikely to be as severe as second wave: Study [MoneyControl]
  • Kotkpaura police firing: Controversial legal expert Vijay Singla resigns [The Tribue India]
  • Violation Of Covid Norms: Bhubaneswar Unit-1 Haat Shut Till July 1 [Odisha TV]

25th June 2021

  • PM Modi pitches for early polls to form elected government in J&K [The Times of India]
  • ‘Delta plus’ variant evades vaccines? Experts flag major concerns [Hindustan Times]
  • Yogi Adityanath: ‘Experts said 3.5 lakh cases in UP June end…we have 3,666’ [The Indian Express]
  • China’s troop amassing, bids to alter status quo behind standoff: India [The Indian Express]
  • What will be the value of Rs 1 crore after 15, 20, 30 years? [Zee News]
  • AP SSC, Intermediate exams 2021 cancelled [The Times of India]

24th June 2021

  • Maharashtra and Mumbai see surge in new Covid cases; need to review unlock plan: Ministers [The Times of India]
  • India’s daily Covid tally rises with 54,069 new cases; recoveries over 29 mn [Hindustan Times]
  • ‘Delimitation needs to happen faster so that polls can be held’: PM Modi on J&K [Hindustan Times]
  • What will be the value of Rs 1 crore after 15, 20, 30 years? [Financial Express]
  • John McAfee dies by suicide in Spanish prison, hours after he was granted extradition [The Economic Times]
  • China Demands its Wuhan Lab be Awarded Nobel Prize for Covid-19 Research, Twitter Reacts [News18]

23rd June 2021

  • OPINION: Taking the COVID-19 Vaccine Should be the National Duty of Every Indian Citizen [News18]
  • Delta, Covid-19 variant found in India, greatest threat to US pandemic response, says Fauci [Hindustan Times]
  • Meeting with PM: Why this thumbs up in Kashmir has many fingers crossed as well [The Indian Express]
  • Brazil Senate Inquiry Follows the Money in ‘Scandalous’ Covaxin Deal with India [The Wire]
  • “When Large Part Of Population Is Protected”: Centre On Schools Reopening [NDTV]
  • Govt says Delta Plus a variant of concern, identifies 3 characteristics [Hindustan Times]
  • 140% Rise in Ceasefire Violations by Pakistan After India Scrapped Article 370 in J&K: Home Ministry [News18]
  • International Yoga Day observed by NTPC Bhubaneswar [Odisha Diary]
  • Amazon bans 3 more Chinese brands amid crackdown on fake reviews [Hindustan Times]
  • Govt to make green hydrogen purchase mandatory for certain sectors: R K Singh [MoneyControl]

22nd June 2021

  • 82.7 lakh jabbed in one day: New phase of vaccination kicks in with Central procurement [The Indian Express]
  • Sharad Pawar, Yashwant Sinha call meet to put up united opposition [The Times of India]
  • Congress Leader P Chidambaram Demands Restoration Of Statehood To J&K [NDTV]
  • Yoga a ‘ray of hope’ amid COVID-19, says PM Modi on International Yoga Day [The Hindu]
  • China fumes after Nepal’s media exposes Sinopharm vaccine procurement price [Hindustan Times]
  • Govt. moots proposal to ban ‘flash sales’ on e-commerce sites [The Hindu]

21st June 2021

  • HT EXCLUSIVE: On International Day of Yoga, PM Modi’s personal yoga consultant gives us a peek into his routine [Hindustan Times]
  • Coronavirus India Live Updates: Lowest spike in fatalities since April 16, recovery rate at over 96% [The Indian Express]
  • When Covid Is Same As “Flu Season”: Pandemic Enters New Era [NDTV]
  • Nobel laureate to join TN Economic Advisory Council, Governor says [The Hindu]
  • Free Covid-19 Vaccines for All Adults from Monday, Onsite Registration Allowed; All You Need to Know [News18]
  • EXCLUSIVE: Centre to Clear Path to J&K Statehood, PM Modi to Discuss Blueprint in June 24 Meet [News18]
  • Hotels Begin Service, Metro & Buses Start Ops and Gyms Open in 17 Districts as Karnataka Relaxes Curbs [News18]

20th June 2021

  • [Watch] Bhubaneswar Girl Arundhati Wows Javed Jafri With Her ‘Odissi & Contemporary’ Mix Performance [Odisha Bytes]
  • Bhubaneswar 4th among top 10 liveable capital cities in India [The Times of India]
  • Legend of Milkha Singh: Rare photos of the Flying Sikh [The Indian Express]
  • These 10 states account for nearly 80% of retail investors [MoneyControl]

19th June 2021

  • Since split, first key political move: Centre calls all-party meet on J&K delimitation [The Indian Express]
  • COVID-19 | 79% seropositivity in adult urban population, latest national sero-survey reveals [MoneyControl]
  • It’s my effort to conduct the House with consensus: Om Birla [The Times of India]
  • Delhi high court warns of deadly third wave [Hindustan Times]
  • CBSE announces class 12 evaluation criteria, people flood Twitter with memes [Hidustan Times]
  • AIIMS Sero-Survey Drops Big Hint, Know What Will Spare Odisha From Third Wave [Odisha TV]
  • New Slots for booking to open for Vaccination in Bhubaneswar: Check details [Kalinga TV]

18th June 2021

  • Delhi riots: Student activists Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita, Asif Iqbal Tanha released on bail [The Times of India]
  • Asked PM To Withdraw Jagdeep Dhankhar From Governor Post: Mamata Banerjee [NDTV]
  • Received one dose of Covid-19 vaccine? Know how protected you are [Hindustan Times]
  • Encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma held in Antilia-Hiran case [The Times of India]
  • $3.9 billion of domestic, global funds riding on six Adani Group stocks [MoneyControl]
  • Class 12 marks: SC approves CBSE’s 30:30:40 formula [The Hindu]
  • Mamata Banerjee moves Calcutta high court against Suvendu Adhikari’s Nandigram win, hearing today [Hindustan Times]
  • India may have 4 Covid-19 vaccines for children soon: All you need to know [Hindustan Times]
  • How India can prevent third wave of Covid-19 pandemic [India Today]
  • Armed Gang Goes On Rampage On Bhubaneswar Streets, Vandalises Cars, Bikes [Odisha TV]

17th June 2021

  • New twist in LJP crisis: Complaint of sexual abuse against rebel Chirag cousin [The Indian Express]
  • Twice Bitten, Thrice Shy: Covid-Battered Maharashtra Uses Lessons From Second Wave to Prep For Third [News18]
  • CISCE Class 12 Results 2021 Likely to be Declared on July 20, Evaluation to be Done on Internal Marks: Report [India.om]
  • Karnataka recorded 1.02 lakh ‘excess’ deaths in 2021, 5 times the COVID-19 toll [The News Minute]
  • House panels meet, Adhir, BJP clash over raising vaccine issue [The Indian Express]
  • PM Modi Calls For “Repair And Prepare” As India Emerges From Pandemic [NDTV]
  • Gautam Adani needs investors who have a website at least [The Economic Times]
  • Twitter Had 3 Months to Comply With Rules, Govt Won’t Compromise With Digital Sovereignty: Ravi Shankar Prasad [News18]

16th June 2021

  • On Delhi Activists’ Bail, Dramatic Back-And-Forth In Court [NDTV]
  • Biden-Putin Geneva Summit: A Yelled Question, a Tiny Nod And Then All Hell Breaks Loose [News18]
  • NATO leaders declare China a global security challenge [The Indian Express]
  • Odisha government to decide on easing restrictions, lifting lockdown today [The Times of India]
  • The problem with Facebook’s attempt to be more like Nextdoor [Vox.Com]

15th June 2021

  • Delta Plus: From Severity of Strain to Transmission, All You Need to Know About the Latest Covid Variant [News18]
  • Uncle dumps Chirag Paswan, takes all LJP MPs, says wrong to have left NDA [The Indian Express]
  • India Plans To Restore 2.6 Crore Hectares Of Degraded Land By 2030: PM Modi [NDTV]
  • CBSE Class 12 Result 2021 before August 15, criteria to be based on previous performance: Officials [TimesNowNews.com]
  • Adani Shares Drop Big! Read Reason Behind This Mega Fall [India.com]
  • ‘Political manipulation’: China slams G7 focus on Xinjiang, Hong Kong [Hindustan Times]
  • Adani Group stocks tumble 5-20% on reports of NSDL freezing 3 FPI accounts [MoneyControl]

14th Jun 2021

  • Coronavirus News Live Updates: Govt invites bids for delivery of COVID vaccines to remote areas by drones [MoneyControl]
  • Delhi unlock: Curbs to ease from tomorrow; malls, restaurants to reopen [The Indian Express]
  • Chirag Paswan Faces Revolt as Uncle Leads Coup in LJP, Nitish Kumar’s Role Under Lens [News18]
  • ‘India needs resurgent Congress but…’: Kapil Sibal on crisis in party [Hindustan Times]
  • Ram Mandir land bought at below open market price, allegations of fraud politically motivated: Trust secretary [TimesNowNews.com]
  • NSDL freezes three FPI accounts owning Adani Group shares worth Rs 43,500 crore [Business Today]

13th Jun 2021

  • CBSE Class 12 Board Exam Result 2021: Board Considering Grades For Students? Read Latest Update Here [India.com]
  • Gas Pipe Explosion Kills 12, Injures 138 In Chinese City: Report [NDTV]
  • Unlock in Odisha after June 17! Check details [Kalinga TV]
  • Fans trend #SushantSinghRajput on Twitter on his first death anniversary [India Today]


14th Jun 2021

  • Coronavirus News Live Updates: Govt invites bids for delivery of COVID vaccines to remote areas by drones [MoneyControl]
  • Delhi unlock: Curbs to ease from tomorrow; malls, restaurants to reopen [The Indian Express]
  • Chirag Paswan Faces Revolt as Uncle Leads Coup in LJP, Nitish Kumar’s Role Under Lens [News18]
  • ‘India needs resurgent Congress but…’: Kapil Sibal on crisis in party [Hindustan Times]
  • Ram Mandir land bought at below open market price, allegations of fraud politically motivated: Trust secretary [TimesNowNews.com]
  • NSDL freezes three FPI accounts owning Adani Group shares worth Rs 43,500 crore [Business Today]

13th Jun 2021

  • CBSE Class 12 Board Exam Result 2021: Board Considering Grades For Students? Read Latest Update Here [India.com]
  • Gas Pipe Explosion Kills 12, Injures 138 In Chinese City: Report [NDTV]
  • Unlock in Odisha after June 17! Check details [Kalinga TV]
  • Fans trend #SushantSinghRajput on Twitter on his first death anniversary [India Today]

12th June 2021

  • With 84,332 Fresh Covid Cases, India Sees Lowest Daily Rise In 70 Days [NDTV]
  • ‘Flight Risk’: Dominica High Court denied bail to Mehul Choksi [The Indian Express]
  • PM Modi meets JP Nadda, Amit Shah, other union ministers amid Cabinet reshuffle buzz [The News Minute]
  • IMA says 719 doctors die in COVID-19 second wave; highest in Bihar [MoneyControl]
  • Curbs eased for liquor shops and key govt offices in Bengaluru [The Times of India]
  • Socialism marrying Mamta Banerjee? Yes, it’s set to happen in Tamil Nadu this Sunday! [The New Indian Express]

6th June 2021

  • “If Pizza Can Be Delivered At Home, Why Not Ration”: Arvind Kejriwal [NDTV]
  • Covid-19: India reports 1.14 Lakh cases and 2,667 deaths in 24 hours | [Oneindia News]
  • TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee introduces ‘one post, one person’ system [ZeeNews]
  • Maharashtra toll likely to cross 1 lakh today; only 7 nations have higher death numbers [The Times of India]
  • ‘Never wanted to be the CM’: Uddhav opens up on BJP-Sena rift in Maharashtra [Hindustan Times]
  • Inside Track: Why has Stalin relegated PTR to No 26 in the cabinet? [The Indian Express] 

2nd June 2021

  • Mehul Choksi can be deported to India from Dominica, says ex-CBI director AP Singh [Zee News]
  • Alapan Bandyopadhyay chapter is over, but will back him in row with Centre: Mamata Banerjee [The Indian Express]
  • Union Cabinet approves Model Tenancy Act to create ‘inclusive rental housing market’ [The Times of India]
  • Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: Madhya Pradesh sees 991 fresh COVID-19 cases, 45 deaths; 4,113 recovers [MoneyControl]
  • ‘Can’t be a battle among states … ‘: Naveen Patnaik writes to all CMs, seeks consensus over Centre procuring Covid vaccines [The Times of India]
  • For 15-min ‘delay’ at PM’s meet, Centre throws rulebook at Bengal Chief Secy [The Indian Express]
  • CBSE Considering Two Options For Marking Class 12 Students: Sources [NDTV]
  • Rare 22 Degree Circular Sun Halo spotted in Hyderabad Today [The Hans India]
  • EXPLAINED | The relationship between Monsoon and Inflation [MoneyControl]
  • Man Who Attacked Woman With Knife In Bhubaneswar Street Held [Odisha TV]

1st June 2021

  • CBSE Class 12 board exams cancelled; PM Modi says decision in interest of students [The Times of India]
  • Mamata Banerjee threatened to boycott PM Narendra Modi over Suvendu Adhikari, says Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar [Zee News]
  • Covid-19 India Live Updates: Mixing of Covid vaccines is not protocol yet, says Centre [The Indian Express]
  • Explained: Why WHO named Covid-19 variants first found in India as ‘Kappa’ and ‘Delta’ [The Times of India]
  • Linking of Aadhaar with PF account a must from June 1, non compliance may result in huge financial loss [Zee News]
  • Pray To God, Said Lawyer In Supreme Court. Judge’s Answer Was… [NDTV]
  • Man earns Rs 2.17 crore from credit card reward points – know how [DNA]

31st May 2021

  • CBSE Class 12 Board Exam Cancellation: Supreme Court To Hear Plea Tomorrow [NDTV]
  • Covid-19 curbs to be relaxed in 55 UP districts from June 1, weekend curfew to continue [Hindustan Times]
  • After testing negative for Covid, Mehul Choksi admitted to hospital [The Times of India]
  • Centre to provide over 12 crore doses for national COVID-19 vaccination programme in June [Zee News]
  • Centre vs states: how IAS officers are put on central deputation [Indian Express]
  • ‘Another typical masterstroke’: Prashant Kishor on government’s offer of support to children [Hindustan Times]
  • Covid Lockdown Extended In Odisha Till June 17 [Odisha TV]
  • Traders urge Odisha government to ease lockdown curbs [The Times of India]
  • Top 10 things to know before the market opens [MoneyControl]

30th May 2021

  • In 1st Pictures of Mehul Choksi from Dominica Jail, Diamantaire Appears With Swollen Eye, Bruised Arm [News18]
  • DC to Delhi: For and with India in Covid crisis… call on vaccines soon [Indian Express]
  • Madhya Pradesh modifies ‘Corona Curfew’, check new guidelines here [Zee News]
  • PM Modi to address the nation on Mann Ki Baat today [Hindustan Times]
  • Traveller traffic on Railways slumps in April-May, regular trains almost halved [The Indian Express]
  • India throws weight behind Quad group [Hindustan Times]
  • Explained | Is the order attaching West Bengal Chief Secretary unprecedented? [The Hindu]
  • UN praises Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik for disaster management [The Times of India]
  • PM Modi Announces Welfare Measures For Children Orphaned By Covid [NDTV]
  • Finland police probe PM Marin’s monthly breakfast expenditure [The Indian Express]


29th May 2021

  • Google, Facebook, WhatsApp Comply With New Digital Rules, Share Details with IT Ministry; Twitter Yet to [News18]
  • Kerala, Mumbai ease inoculation for students headed abroad [The Indian Express]
  • Jaishankar meets Blinken, other top officials; US underlines Covid cooperation, India help [The Indian Express]
  • Vaccine production can’t be ramped up overnight, Centre explains why [Hindustan Times]
  • GST Council Meeting: Amnesty Scheme to Reduce GST Late Fee; Other Key Decisions [News18]

28th May 2021

  • Centre tells West Bengal Chief Secretary to report to Delhi after Mamata Banerjee skips meeting with Narendra Modi [The Hindu]
  • Odisha: Fresh Covid cases down as cyclone affects testing [The Times of India]
  • Zerodha’s Kamath brothers, Seema Patil to get up to Rs 100 cr salary each [Business Standard]
  • Karur Vysya Bank Q4 net profit rises 23% to Rs 104 crore [Money Control]

27th May 2021

  • Fugitive Jeweller Mehul Choksi’s Dramatic Capture After Escape By Boat [NDTV]
  • Cyclone Yaas batters Odisha and Bengal, leaves trail of destruction [The Times of India]
  • Can’t have a world part-vaccinated, part-neglected: S Jaishankar [The Indian Express]
  • No! Facebook, WhatsApp And Twitter Will Not Be Banned in India Anytime Soon: Check What New IT Rules Say [India.com]
  • Mark Cuban invests in Indian crypto startup Polygon [MoneyControl]
  • Adani Green’s Record Deal Signals Rise Of Big Three In Indian Renewables: BNEF [BloombergQuint]
  • Decision on lockdown extension will be taken later, says TN CM Stalin [The Hindu]
  • India becomes second country to reach 20 crore vaccination coverage after US [MoneyControl]

26th May 2021

  • Govt respects right to privacy, no intention of violating: MeitY calling WhatsApp lawsuit ‘act of defiance’ [The Indian Express]
  • Right To Privacy Not Absolute, Says Government On WhatsApp’s Lawsuit [NDTV]
  • ‘1 crore people affected by Cyclone Yaas, 3 lakh houses damaged’: Mamata Banerjee [Hindustan Times]
  • ‘Clear-cut case of sedition’: IMA writes to PM Modi over Ramdev’s claim on death of doctors due to Covid-19 [The Times of India]
  • India reports 2,08,921 new COVID-19 cases, 4,157 deaths in past 24 hours [Zee News]

25th May 2021

  • Drug to treat Mucormycosis no longer available in market, say Kerala hospitals [The News Minute]
  • Odisha Man’s Viral Reason for Stepping Out of Home amid Cyclone Yaas Leaves IPS Officer Amused [News18]
  • Karnataka: Health staff taking Covaxin after two doses of Covishield [The Times of India]
  • Humble Pai: The Man Who Found the Antidote to Black Fungus [News18]
  • 84-year-old Haryana man, first in India to get antibody cocktail against Covid-19 [LiveMint]

24th May 2021

  • Bengal and Odisha have been put on high alert for cyclonic storm Yaas. Around 32 NDRF teams have been deployed in Bengal and 28 in Odisha. [Tentaran]
  • Eastern Railway Suspends 25 Trains Between 24th May & 29th May In View Of Cyclone Yaas [Republic World] 

23rd May 2021

  • Covid-19: Delhi govt likely to extend lockdown by another week [The Times of India]
  • Mix-and-match usage of COVID-19 vaccines ‘theoretically possible but no robust scientific evidence yet’: Dr VK Paul [MoneyControl]
  • Cyclone Yaas unlikely to match intensity of super cyclonic storm Amphan, says IMD [Hindustan Times]
  • Circumstances demand extension of lockdown, says TN CM Stalin [The Hindu]
  • CBSE Board Exams 2021: CBSE Likely To Hold Class 12 Exam Only For Major Subjects, Proposes 2 Options To Education Ministry [India.Com]
  • Kejriwal provides Rs 1 crore compensation to kin of doctor who died of Covid [The Indian Express]
  • ‘It was pitch dark, the lights on my lifejacket went out… At that point, I thought I was going to die…’ [The Indian Express]
  • Black Fungus declared an epidemic in Bihar [Hindustan Times]
  • Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation to go ahead with drive-in vaccination [The Times of India]
  • Elon Musk says he supports crypto in battle with fiat money [MoneyControl]

22nd May 2021

  • Lockdown Extended In Karnataka Till June 7 | Covid News | [CNN News18]
  • Jaishankar in US next week on vaccine mission for India and neighbours [The Indian Express]
  • Nepal President dissolves parliament, fresh elections in November [The Indian Express]
  • Black fungus a new challenge, must prepare to tackle it: PM Modi [The Times of India]
  • Narada case: House arrest for Bengal ministers as justices differ [Hindustan Times]
  • Strong Quakes Rattle Two Regions Of China [NDTV]

21st May 2021

  • COVID-19 Lockdown| From Kerala to Karnataka, states that have extended their restrictions [MoneyControl]
  • Mig-21 crashes in Punjab, pilot killed [The Hindu]
  • Does India need to vaccinate kids before COVID-19 third wave? What experts say [The News Minute]
  • AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria Lists Three Key Factors To Prevent ‘Black Fungus’ | Check Here [India.com]
  • Cyclone Yaas: Several Trains Originating, Terminating From Bhubaneswar & Puri Cancelled [Odisha TV]

20th May 2021

  • ITR or Income Tax Filing Deadline for FY21 (AY 2021-22) Extended. Details Here [News18]
  • Chief Ministers sit like puppets, not allowed to speak at Covid meet with PM Modi: Mamata Banerjee [The Indian Express]
  • “Give Other States Too”: Maharashtra On Centre’s Cyclone Relief To Gujarat [NDTV]
  • Aerosols from Covid-19 infected person can travel in air upto 10 metres: Govt [Hindustan Times]
  • Covid 19: Delhi HC Asks Big Hospitals to Install PSA Oxygen Plants, Says Everyone Had Bitter Experience [News18]
  • COVID-19 home-testing kit: Zee explains how to use ICMR-approved self-testing kit CoviSelf, what are new guidelines [Zee News]
    As Positivity Rate Nears 5%, Will Delhi Reopen? Arvind Kejriwal Says… [NDTV]
  • Black Fungus a Misnomer; Not Enough Evidence That Third Wave Will Impact Kids More: Randeep Guleria [News18]
  • Bhubaneswar Reports 1120 New Covid-19 Positive Cases In Last 24 Hours [Kalinga TV]

19th May 2021

  • News updates from Hindustan Times: Another cyclone may form over Bay of Bengal, warns IMD and all the latest news [Hindustan Times]
  • Covid-19: 2.7 lakh new cases across India, nearly 4k deaths [The Times of India]
  • France Files Israel-Gaza Ceasefire Resolution At UN [NDTV]
  • Cyclone Tauktae: 637 rescued; over 80 ONGC off-shore op staff missing [The Indian Express]
  • Never Exported Vaccines at the Cost of People in India: SII CEO [The Quint]

18th May 2021

  • Beijing, Dhaka and the Quad: How China’s new diplomatic swagger is hitting India’s neighbours [The Indian Express]
  • DNA Exclusive: The political blame game over ‘toolkit’ to defame PM Modi on world fora [Zee News]
  • Dr Reddy’s, Apollo formally launch Sputnik V in Hyderabad [Deccan Chronicle]
  • Biden pledges US support as COVAX faces shortfall of 140 million doses [Hindustan Times]
  • Man Arrested For Selling ‘Passes’ In Bhubaneswar During Lockdown [Odisha TV]
  • Three Reasons Why Sensex Reclaimed Mt 50K and Nifty Crossed 15K [Investing.com]

17th May 2021

  • Cyclone Tauktae LIVE Updates: 1 Killed in Surat; Rains, Gusty Winds Expected in Pune & Nashik in Next 3 Hours, Mumbai on Alert [News18]
  • As Covid spreads to villages, govt says beef up health infra [The Times of India]
  • Bodies of Covid-19 victims among those dumped in Ganga river: Govt [The Hindu]
  • No proof of fraud, Srinivas, Gambhir, others were actually helping: Delhi Police to HC [The Indian Express]
  • Israel strikes kill 42 in Gaza as UN head urges halt to conflict [The Times of India]
  • COVID-19 lockdown in Delhi extended till May 24, announces CM Arvind Kejriwal [MoneyControl]
  • CBI arrests two CDSCO medical device officers in Rs 3.50 lakh bribery case [Zee News]
  • Explained: What are the new restrictions under Kerala ‘triple lockdown’? [The Indian Express]

16th May 2021

  • Cyclone Tauktae Live Updates: Very severe cyclonic storm likely to intensify further, warns IMD; 4 killed in Karnataka [The Financial Express]
  • India Records 3.11 Lakh Fresh Covid-19 Cases, 4,077 Deaths in Last 24 Hours [News18]
  • All Covid curbs in Punjab extended till May 31 [The Tribune]
  • Covaxin Works Against UK Strain, Variant Found in India: Bharat Biotech [NDTV]
  • Centre issues guidelines on Covid-19 management in rural, peri-urban areas [The Indian Express]
  • ‘I plead with you as a scientist’: VK Paul on Covishield dose gap controversy [Hindustan Times]
  • Tamil Nadu changes Remdesivir supply protocol [The Hindu]
  • Black Marketing Of Medical Oxygen Rampant, Ambulance Fares See 3-Fold Rise In Bhubaneswar [Odisha TV]

15th May 2021

  • Cyclone Tauktae intensifies into cyclonic storm: IMD [Hindustan Times]
  • I feel every loss my countrymen feel: PM Narendra Modi [The Times of India]
  • India should work with other countries to boost COVID-19 vaccine availability: Dr Anthony Fauci [MoneyControl]
  • Andhra Arrests MP For Sedition After He Says ‘Cancel Chief Minister’s Bail’ [NDTV]
  • Explained: Israel’s Iron Dome rocket defence system [The Hindu]
  • ‘Moral catastrophe’: WHO slams rich nations for vaccinating kids, urges them to donate jabs to Covax [Hindustan Times]
  • Zydus Cadila to Produce 5 Cr COVID Vaccine Doses by Year-End; Announce Partnerships Soon [News18]
  • 8 Critical In Gas Cylinder Blast On Bhubaneswar Outskirts [Odisha TV]
  • L&T Q4 Results: Profit Rises 25%, Beats Estimates On Order Flow [BloombergQuint]
  • Gold prices edge higher amid gloomy Akshaya Tritiya sales [MoneyControl]

14th May 2021

  • Later rather than sooner: Govt unveils roadmap for supply of Covid vaccines [The Indian Express]
  • Now Half-Burnt Bodies Found Floating In Ganga Near Varanasi [NDTV]
  • ‘Situation far worse’: Dhankar visits Cooch Behar, amps up attack on Mamata [Hindustan Times]
  • India’s Covid cases fall but deaths remain high; fatality rate rises in May [The Times of India]
  • Centre, Bharat Biotech willing to invite other companies to scale up production [The Times of India]
  • PM Modi Condoles Death Of Times Group Chairperson Indu Jain [NDTV]
  • India Increases Gap Between Covishield Doses to 12-16 Weeks [THE QUINT]
  • IAS G Mathivathanan appointed new administrator of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation [Kalinga TV]
  • All You Need To Know Going Into Trade On May 14 [BloombergQuint]
  • Eli Lilly gives out licences for COVID-19 drug Baricitinib to Dr Reddy’s, Torrent Pharma and MSN Labs [MoneyControl]

13th May 2021

  • Joe Biden Spoke To Benjamin Netanyahu, Hopes Israel Violence To End Soon [NDTV]
  • Vaccine inequity deepens in young: 85% of those jabbed are in just seven states [The Indian Express]
  • Coronavirus | Maharashtra pauses COVID-19 vaccination for 18-44 years age group [The Hindu]
  • Coronavirus | Most of India should remain locked down for 6-8 weeks: ICMR chief [The Hindu]
  • Oxygen supply now more than 3 times of what it was during first Covid-19 wave: PM Modi told at high-level meeting [Hindustan Times]
  • Explained: How Israel’s Iron Dome intercepts rockets [The Indian Express]
  • With Threat of Chinese Invasion on Taiwan Lurking, Quad Can Face Its Acid Test Soon [News18]
  • Bharat Biotech refused vaccine supply, mismanagement by Centre, says Manish Sisodia [Zee News]
  • Odisha Effects Major IAS Reshuffle, BMC Gets New Commissioner [Odisha TV]

12th May 2021

  • “They’re Going Out”: Medical Body ICMR On Why Covid’s Second Wave Affecting Young People [NDTV]
  • Telangana lockdown: Medical & bank services available, liquor shops open for 4 hours [The News Minute]
  • Delhi goes from Covaxin to no vaccine [The Indian Express]
  • KTR to head Task Force to expedite medicine and vaccine supply in Telangana [The News Minute]
  • Massive Covid spread: 533 districts reporting over 10% positivity [The Indian Express]
  • Over 200 Rockets Fired At Israel: Palestinian Militant Group [NDTV]
  • 26 die due to oxygen shortage at Goa’s premier government hospital [The Times of India]
  • To cut Adhikaris’ clout, Mamata picks six ministers from Medinipur region [The Indian Express]
  • Odisha: Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) launched three more drive-in vaccination centres in the city [Odisha Diary]

11th May 2021

  • COVID-19 | No data to show double mutant variant is resistant to vaccination: WHO’s Soumya Swaminathan [MoneyControl]
  • How To Book Vaccination Slots On CoWIN, Aarogya Setu: Tips And Tricks [NDTV]
  • 300 oxygen plants being set up in UP, says Yogi Adityanath [The Times of India]
  • Rs 700-Rs 1,500: Amid lack of clarity, what private hospitals are charging [The Indian Express]
  • Coronavirus India Highlights: Odisha govt to float global tender to procure COVID-19 vaccine; Maharashtra reports 37,236 new cases [The Financial Express]
  • High tension at AP-TS border as police stop ambulances with COVID patients [Deccan Chronicle]
  • 43 ministers sworn-in in West Bengal; Mamata retains Home, Health [The Hindu]
  • Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli Loses Trust Vote In Parliament [NDTV]

10th May 2021

  • Covid-19: India records 3.66 lakh new cases, 3,700 deaths in 24 hours
  • Private Hospitals In Bhubaneswar To Get Covaxin After This Date [Odisha Bytes]
  • Suvendu Adhikari elected unopposed Leader of Opposition in West Bengal Assembly [The Hindu]
  • Locals rescue Deer in Bhubaneswar [Pragativadi]
  • Sun Pharma To Make Eli Lilly’s Covid Medicine In India; Shares Gain [NDTV]

9th May 2021

  • From Student Body To Assam Chief Minister: Long Journey For Himanta Biswa Sarma [NDTV]
  • Arvind Kejriwal extends lockdown in Delhi by 7 days to curb COVID-19 spread [Zee News]
  • India’s Covid Tally Breaches 4 lakh Mark for Fourth Day, Deaths Continue Upward Trend [News18]
  • Vaccine deserts: Some countries have no Covid-19 jabs at all [The Times of India]
  • PM Modi’s Actions “Inexcusable”, Government Needs To Own Up Covid Mistakes: Lancet [NDTV]
  • Suvendu Adhikari | The giant-killer of Nandigram [The Hindu]
  • England-Bound Indian Team Asked to Prefer Covishield Vaccine: Report [News18]
  • Nasa slams China over irresponsible standards regarding space debris [Hindustan Times]
  • Bhubaneswar: BMC launches vaccination on wheels for 45+ [The Times of India]

8th May 2021

  • Karnataka to be relocked from May 10-24 amid COVID-19 surge, bans intra-state travel, caps guests at weddings to 50 [Zee News]
  • Two days on, govt expert recalibrates stand on 3rd wave [The Times of India]
  • Irai Anbu is the new Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary [The Hindu]
  • Called Out For Remarks On BJP’s Tejasvi Surya, Shashi Tharoor Clarifies [NDTV]
  • Maharashtra, Delhi Among States Where Covid Cases Plateauing: Centre
  • Coronavirus In India May 7 Highlights: ‘Severe crisis’ of medical oxygen in Tamil Nadu; CM MK Stalin writes to PM Modi, seeks necessary intervention [The Financial Express]
  • Central Vista construction: SC declines to interfere, asks Delhi HC to consider granting early hearing [The Indian Express]
  • Rs 4,000 per family, free bus travel for women: The first 5 orders signed by TN CM Stalin [The News Minute]
  • EC panel counsel in Supreme Court resigns [The Tribue India]
  • Suvendu Adhikari among first batch of Bengal MLAs sworn in today [Hindustan Times]
  • Global IPR waiver for vaccines: India now expects US to do diplomatic heavy lifting at WTO [MoneyControl]
  • Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed critical after bomb blast [The Hindu]
  • Vaccination In Odisha: 15 Boxes Of Covaxin Vaccines Arrives In Bhubaneswar [Kalinga TV]

7th May 2021

  • MK Stalin, Along With 33 Ministers, To Take Oath In Tamil Nadu Today [NDTV]
  • Six US planes carrying key Covid-19 supplies reached India in past 6 days [Hidustan Times]
  • Cognizant had to let go of business because it couldn’t hire talent [MoneyControl]
  • Govt moves SC against Karnataka HC order on Oxygen [The Times of India]
  • US Lawmakers Applaud Biden For Temporary Patent Waiver On Covid Vaccines [NDTV]
  • Delhi govt opposes O2 use audit, says study allocation [The Times of India]
  • How Adar Poonawalla is triggering a meme fest on Twitter, check out here [The Indian Express]
  • Plane with Covid-19 patient onboard makes belly landing at Mumbai airport [Hindustan Times]

6th May 2021

  • 3rd wave of Covid-19 pandemic is inevitable, says top scientist [The Times of India]
  • “Mamata Banerjee Is Leader Of Our Country Today”: Congress’s Kamal Nath [NDTV]
  • US backs Covid-19 vaccine patent waiver plan proposed by India, South Africa [Hindustan Times]
  • Madras HC censure on Covid polls: Dissenting EC was keen to put views in affidavit, denied [The Indian Express]
  • Four arrested in Bengaluru BBMP bed-for-bribe scam [The News Minute]
  • India May See 3rd Wave of COVID Surge If Lockdown Measures Not Imposed, Says AIIMS Chief Dr Randeep Guleria [India.com]
  • Gujarat Couple Raise ₹ 16 Crore For 1 Injection To Save 5-Month-Old Son [NDTV]

5th May 2021

  • Coronavirus | India records highest single-day toll with 3,971 deaths on May 5, 2021 [The Hindu]
  • DNA Exclusive: Are results of UP panchayat elections a wake-up call for BJP ahead of assembly polls next year? [Zee News]
  • New guidelines by drug regulator CDSCO clears way for import of foreign COVID-19 vaccines like Sputnik V [MoneyControl]
  • Odisha: Limited Covaxin stock slows down vaccination in city [The Times of India]
  • Taking Stock | Market gains on RBI relief measures; pharma stocks outperform [MoneyControl]

4th May 2021

  • Have to defeat Covid first, am street fighter, all together can fight BJP in 2024: Mamata Banerjee [The Indian Express]
  • Serum, Bharat Biotech got advance of Rs 2,500 crore for 16 crore doses, says government [The Times of India]
  • 24 patients dead at Chamarajanagar district hospital in 24 hours [Hindustan Times]
  • Steroid use too early may be causing drop in oxygen: AIIMS chief Randeep Guleria [The Indian Express]
  • Signs of Covid slowdown in Gujarat, Delhi, Maharashtra, Punjab [The Times of India]
  • UK PM announces new £1 bn trade deal with India [Hindustan Times]
  • Congress wins 18 seats in 2021 Tamil Nadu Assembly elections [The News Minute]
  • Pfizer to supply USD 70 million worth drugs to India to figh [Mumbai Mirror]
  • Two Rockets Target Baghdad Airport Base Housing US Troops [NDTV]
  • COVID Update: 823 New Positive Cases Detected In Bhubaneswar [Odisha Bytes]

3rd May 2021

  • “Spine Is Straight”: Mamata Banerjee On Bengal Voters After Poll Victory [NDTV]
  • NEET exams postponed, medical interns on Covid duty: Key decisions taken by PM Modi [The Times of India]
  • Supply Oxygen to Delhi, Revisit Vaccine Policy: SC Tells Centre [The Quint]
  • Election Commission Rejects Trinamool Request For Recount In Nandigram [NDTV]
  • MC Insider: Why Poonawalla left India, IPO buzz, highest paid teacher in the country, deal whispers and more [MoneyControl]
  • Congress Lost Deposits in Both Bengal Seats Where Rahul Held Rallies, 3rd Front in 85% Seats [News18]
  • Tamil Nadu Election Results 2021: Here’s Full List of Winners Constituency-wise [India.com]
  • Russia, facing lags, turns to China to produce Sputnik shots [MoneyControl]
  • S Jaishankar set for G7 ministers’ meeting in UK [Hindustan Times]
  • Covid: Odisha announces 14-day lockdown from May 5 [The Times of India]
  • Stock market highlights: Sensex falls over 60 points, Nifty ends flat at 14,634; Titan, IndusInd bank drag [CNBCTV18]
  • WhatsApp chatbot MyGov Corona Helpdesk now lets you find nearest COVID-19 vaccination centre: How to use, other details [Financial Express]