Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday launched six crash course programmes to train and upskill around one lakh frontline workers to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The training will be imparted to Covid warriors in six customised roles - Home Care Support, Basic Care Support, Advanced Care Support, Emergency Care Support, Sample Collection Support, and Medical Equipment Support.
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Former Maharashtra chief minister and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis lambasted on Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi and said that the Congress and Gandhi family want to create an atmosphere of negativity. He also asked Priyanka Gandhi that if she ever discussed COVID related issues with government in Maharashtra where 38 to 40% of total COVID deaths are in Congress ruled Maharashtra.
Today, the India National Congress Twitter account was flooded with audio and video recordings of alleged conversations among RSS workers. Congress leader Pawan Khera has promulgated the possibility of an RSS bribe scandal all over the INC Twitter page.
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In its first major political move after the bifurcation of J&K in 2019, the Centre has reached out to parties in the Valley for a meeting on June 24. The Centre has sent feelers to leaders in J&K amid speculaton that elections could be held there soon after a delimitation exercise. There are also rumours of a possible return to statehood after the region was reduced to a union territory post the abrogation of Article 370.
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Union Home Minister Amit Shah chaired a high-level meeting in Delhi to review development projects in Jammu and Kashmir. Twitter India faced tough questions today including why it had not appointed a Chief Compliance Officer in India as it faced the Shashi Tharoor-led parliamentary committee on IT. A group of medical experts surveyed by news agency Reuters has projected that India’s next Covid-19 wave, the country’s third, would arrive here by October and other news.
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The lockdown in Delhi has been extended by another week. Wrestler Sushil Kumar, India's two-time Olympic medallist, was arrested this morning over alleged involvement in the murderof a fellow wrestler in Delhi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held a meeting with senior government officials to review the preparations for the approaching Cyclone Yaas. Rahul tweeted Crocodiles are innocent, taking a dig at Prime Minister turning emotional during his digital interaction with doctors in his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi on Friday. India recorded 2.40 lakh covid cases in the last 24 hours.
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The Calcutta High Court on Friday ordered the house arrest of the two Bengal cabinet ministers Firhad Hakim and Subrata Mukherjee and two former ministers Madan Mitra and Sovan Chatterjee in connection with the Narada sting case. Prime Minister Narendra Modi became emotional today as he spoke about those who had died of Covid in a virtual address to health workers from Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. The District and Sessions Court at Mapusa in North Goa on Friday acquitted journalist Tarun Tejpal in a 2013 rapecase. An Egyptian-mediated truce between Israel and Hamas began on Friday, Palestinians, many of whom had spent 11 days huddled in fear of Israeli shelling, poured into Gaza's streets to celebrate.
#CalcuttaHC #TarunTejpal #IsraelPalestineTrue
‘Akshaya Tritiya’ is being observed in the country on May 14. Several devotees arrived at a ghat in Varanasi despite COVID restrictions and took a holy dip in river Ganga. Devotees and priests also performed ‘puja’ and other rituals there. ‘Akshaya Tritiya’ is an annual Hindu and Jain festival that signifies prosperity.
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Lockdown extended in UP due to surge in COVID cases. However, locals paid no heed to it at a fruit and vegetable market in Varanasi. A huge crowd with no social distancing was seen at the market and with no fear of COVID; they went to buy fruits and vegetables. Lockdown has been extended till May 17 in UP.
Ahead of the Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi & Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami. Gandhi alleged that the Centre is trying..
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