Vaccine shortage not ‘utsav’, Rahul hits out at PM

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today said vaccine shortage in the country is a serious issue and not a festival, in an apparent dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call to observe ‘Tika Utsav’ from 11 to 14 April. Continue Reading

Mamata to skip Covid meeting with Modi?

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is unlikely to attend a meeting called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to interact with CMs to discuss the Covid-19 situation and the ongoing vaccination drive today, reported ANI citing sources. Continue Reading

Covid spread: PM to hold crucial meet with CMs today, gets 2nd dose vaccine

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a virtual meeting with chief ministers of all States today to discuss the current Covid-19 situation and the vaccination strategy ahead as the country reels under the second wave of infections. Continue Reading

Bangladesh intel report warned of bloodshed, attacks

Two days prior to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Dhaka last week, a report issued by the Bangladesh intelligence said that there were extensive preparations of bloodshed and massive attacks on police, media and government establishments. Continue Reading

Modi to campaign in TN, Puducherry today

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Tamilnadu and Puducherry today, tight security arrangements are in place in the State and the Union Territory. Continue Reading

President Kovind to undergo bypass surgery today

President Ram Nath Kovind will undergo a ‘planned’ heart bypass procedure today, according to a statement from the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Continue Reading

Smriti calls Kamal for debate with Vanathi

Observing that a vote for the BJP was a reflection of faith in Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani has urged the young voters to encourage their friends to vote for the party in the 6 April Tamilnadu Assembly polls. Continue Reading

Modi begins Bangladesh visit, first foreign trip after Covid

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said his visit to Bangladesh, his first foreign trip after the onset of the Covid-19 outbreak, will serve to underline India’s support for the neighbouring country’s economic and developmental achievements. Continue Reading