The Delta variant identified as B.1.617.2 of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus detected in India is believed to be the most infectious to have emerged so far; According to the vaccination distribution plan of the Centre, it will consider a number of factors of states before allocating Coronavirus vaccines to them; The National Institute of Virology in Pune has identified yet another variant of the Covid-19 virus; A court at Durban in South Africa has sentenced a great-granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi to seven years in jail.
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Actor Randeep Hooda was the ambassador of the Convention for the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals in the United Nation's environmental treaty; Apollo Group of Hospitals has announced that it will start administering the Russian Covid-19 vaccine Sputnik V at ₹ 1,195; Calcutta High Court judge, Justice Arindam Sinha objected to the handling of the Narada bribery case; Another school in Chennai have come forward and accused a commerce teacher of having sexually harassed and intimidated them for years; The Supreme Court has adjourned to 31 May for a plea asking for the cancellation of class 12 board exams amid the Covid-19 situation.
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In escalating action in the Congress toolkit controversy, two Congress leaders have been served notice by the Delhi Police. India's daily cases of Covid-19 dropped below two lakh with 1,96,427 lakh fresh infections reported in the last 24 hours. Mehul Choksi the 62-year-old fugitive diamantaire wanted by the CBI and Enforcement Directorate in connection with ₹ 14,000 crore PNB loan fraud and money-laundering case - has gone missing in the Caribbean island nation of Antigua and Barbuda. Cyclonic Storm Yaas intensifies into Severe Cyclonic Storm; to cross north Odisha-West Bengal coast on May 26 afternoon. The teacher of a top school in Chennai, who was accused of sexualmisconduct by several students and was booked under Pocso sections, has been arrested.
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Petrol and diesel prices in the national capital stood at Rs 91.53 and Rs 82.06 per litre, respectively on May 10. The petrol prices were increased by 26 paise per litre and diesel by 33 paise in Delhi. Petrol prices witnessed a minor surge across country and differ from state to state depending on the incidence of value-added tax. In Mumbai, the price of petrol and diesel stood at Rs 97.86 and Rs 89.17 per litre respectively. The price of petrol and diesel in Chennai was Rs 93.38 and Rs 86.96 per litre respectively and Rs 91.66 and Rs 84.90 per litre in Kolkata.