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I beg govt to make arrangements for last rites of COVID victims in dignified manner: Kumaraswamy
He urged the government to take measures on a warfooting to conduct the last rites of at least 25 bodies on a daily basis in each segment (of the total eight) of the deemed forest surrounding Bengaluru in all its eight directions.

This is on you: Rahul Gandhi slams government over 'oxygen shortage, lack of ICU beds'
"Corona can cause a fall in oxygen level but it's #OxygenShortage & lack of ICU beds which is causing many deaths. GOI, this is on you," Gandhi said in a tweet.

Lok Sabha Speaker should look into news of my death: Sumitra Mahajan
Her 'clarification' came after Congress leader Shashi Tharoor and some media outlets Thursday night announced the demise of Mahajan. Tharoor and others deleted the tweets after BJP leaders pointed out that she was hale and hearty.

Nithyananda bans Indian travellers to Kailasa due to COVID-19 surge
In the wake of the COVID-19 resurge in India, the newly formed country Kailasa has banned the entry of Indians. 
Going on Char Dham Yatra? You must possess COVID negative report
The Uttarakhand government has started preparations for the yatra amid the ongoing pandemic situation. 
Registration for vaccination on CoWin portal for those above 18 to start from April 28
The registration for getting the COVID-19 vaccine shot for all those above 18 years of age will begin from Wednesday (April 28, 2021) on the CoWin portal.
Sumitra Mahajan reacts to fake reports of her death, says `what was urgency in announcing without confirmation`
Congress leader Sashi Tharoor had tweeted condolences but later deleted his tweet after Mahajan’s niece and BJP leaders revealed that she was still alive and healthy.
India registers world`s highest single-day COVID spike with 3.32 lakh fresh infections
The data released by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare suggested that the overall caseload has reached 1,62,63,695 on Friday (April 23).
SORRY! Haryana thief returns 1710 covid vaccines stolen last night from Jind. Leaves handwritten note
As soon as the thief became aware of the importance of the stolen items, he left the vials at a tea stall outside a police station with a note. 
Weekend lockdown in Uttar Pradesh: Here is what is exempted
While the night curfew in the districts with 500-plus cases will be effective from 8 pm to 7 am next day starting Tuesday, the weekend curfew will be enforced from Friday 8 pm to Monday 7 am.
Americans advised to avoid all travel India, Check details
The US has advised its citizens to avoid travelling to India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and the Maldives due to the sudden surge in COVID-19 cases in the region.
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Kartik Aaryan shares first social media post after exit from 'Dostana 2', fallout with Karan Johar's Dharma Productions
Meanwhile, on the work front, Kartik will be next seen in 'Dhamaka', directed by Ram Madhvani.

DNA COVID-19 news: As India records over 3 lakh cases, here's all you need to know today
A total of 3,32,730 Covid cases were recorded in the last 24 hours, according to health ministry data released on Friday.

Watch: Virat Kohli blows kisses at Anushka Sharma, makes special gesture for daughter Vamika on first IPL 2021 fifty
On scoring his half-century, Virat Kohli blew kisses to his wife Anushka Sharma and made a special gesture for his daughter Vamika.

North India weather update: Light rain in Delhi-NCR, hail and snowfall in Himachal Pradesh
Several parts of Delhi received light rains on Friday morning, with the minimum temperature settling at 22 degrees Celsius.

COVID-19 news: India records 3,32,730 cases in last 24 hours
India's total tally of Coronavirus cases climbed to 1,62,63,695, while active cases crossed the 24-lakh mark, as per the Union Health Ministry data.

COVID-19: Weekend lockdown in Karnataka from today - detailed guidelines here
Those part of industries and organisations requiring operations 24X7 and those deployed in essential services will be allowed to move with valid IDs.

What was the urgency?' asks former Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan over unverified reports of her demise
"How could news channels run a report on my so-called demise without even cross-checking with the Indore administration?" Sumitra Mahajan asked.

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Fri Apr 23 2021  British Pound Sterling 103.8422
Fri Apr 23 2021  Canadian Dollar 60.0240
Fri Apr 23 2021  European Euro 90.0901
Fri Apr 23 2021  United States Dollar 74.9064

SEBI mulls a spot bullion exchange in Mumbai
Move could overlap with GIFT City’s plans

Jewellers body seeks to put off mandatory hallmarking
Out of 733 districts in the country only 245 districts have marking centres

Gold imports rise by 22.58 per cent to $34.6 billion in 2020-21
Demand for gold is likely to increase on account of Akshaya Tritiya

BIS ready for mandatory hallmarking of gold
BIS offers reduction in annual marking fee to micro industries, women enterprenuers and start-ups

Fall in gold prices to trigger demand for more collateral
Gold loan customers forced to reset or renew their loans at the new LTV

Gold price fall not much of a worry for NBFCs: Crisil
On 30-day rolling basis the price has corrected about 10% over the past six months

Gold buyers continue to ‘wait and watch’: Jewellers
Demand for yellow metal may rise as prices continue falling

Will gold continue its rebound?
Breakout of ?45,700 is key and when this occurs, RSI and MACD signals might enter positive zone

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Joe Biden names Indian-American Rohit Chopra to helm consumer finance body
US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday named Indian-American Rohit Chopra as the head of a federal agency tasked with protecting the interests of consumers financials.

Hindu-American community donates over 1.3 lakh kg food to needy during Diwali
The food drive, a collective effort of cultural and religious communities, yoga institutions, and numerous other organisations rooted in the Dharmic value, has been recognised by many states, cities and local governments, a community release issued said.

Eminent Indian-American physician Ajay Lodha passes away due to COVID-19 complications
Lodha, former president of American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI), battled COVID for the last eight months at Cleveland Clinic and breathed his last on November 21. He was 58.

Four Indian-Americans among 32 students chosen as Rhodes Scholars from US
American Secretary of the Rhodes Trust Elliot Gerson announced the names of the 32 Americans chosen as Rhodes Scholars representing the US on Sunday. The four Indian-American students include Swathi R Srinivasan, Vijayasundaram Ramasamy, Garima P Desai and Savarni Sanka.

Jill Biden's policy director, Mala Adiga, has roots in Udupi
She belongs to the family of K Suryanarayana Adiga, founder of the erstwhile undivided Dakshina Kannada districts private sector Karnataka Bank Limited, and Aravind Adiga, who won theMan Booker prize in 2008.

Joe Biden appoints Indian-American Mala Adiga as policy director of incoming First Lady
Adiga was a senior adviser to Jill and senior policy adviser for Biden's 2020 campaign. She previously worked for the Biden Foundation as director for higher education and military families.

Indian-American uses Bollywood music to spread message of Biden and Harris during US polls
Slogans like- "America Ka Neta Kaisa Ho Joe Biden Jaisa Ho", "Trump Hatao America Bachao", "Biden-Harris ko Jitao, America ko aage badao" and "Jaago America Jaago- Biden Harris ko Vote do"- were also released in 14 Indian languages.

Indian-American doctor identifies possible COVID-19 treatment
The researchers detailed how the inflammatory cell death signaling pathway worked, which led to potential therapies to disrupt the process.

Anti Corruption Bureau arrests former TDP MLA Narendra
TDP national president Nara Chandrababu Naidu condemned the arrest.

Rahul Gandhi slams Centre over deaths due to shortage of oxygen, ICU beds
Congress continues attack on government’s handling of COVID-19 pandemic

Centre, Speaker should take note of incident, Sumitra Mahajan says about fake news of her death
Shashi Tharoor and some media outlets, on April 22, had shared news of her demise.

Major tragedy averted as security forces destroy IED in Pulwama
Security forces averted a tragedy by detecting and destroying an improvised explosive device (IED) in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Frida

Mukesh Ambani home bomb scare | NIA arrests one more Mumbai cop
Sunil Mane was arrested after his involvement in the case came to light

Centre issues updated clinical guidance for management of COVID-19 patients
It says remdesivir may be considered only for those patients with moderate to severe diseases (requiring supplemental oxygen) within 10 days of onset of symptoms.

Workers at crematoriums want a break
They have submitted a letter to Chief Justice of the High Court on their plight

Open temporary cremation grounds in Bengaluru: H.D. Kumaraswamy
Slamming the Government for not ensuring proper arrangements for conducting last rites of those who died due to COVID 19, the former Chief Minister H

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The Best Smartphones You Can Buy Under Rs. 25,000
The Samsung Galaxy F62 joins the ranks of some of the best phones that you can buy under Rs. 25,000 in India.
Mass Cremations For Covid Victims As Delhi Faces Deluge Of Virus Deaths
Delhi resident Nitish Kumar was forced to keep his dead mother's body at home for nearly two days while he searched for space in the city's crematoriums - a sign of the deluge of death in the capital...
U.S. Agency Still 'Gathering Facts' On Texas Tesla Crash
U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said on Thursday the federal investigators are still gathering "information" in a probe of Saturday's fatal Tesla Inc crash in Texas in which local police...
Dietary Guidelines For Covid-19: Nutritionist Nmami Agarwal Shares Three Tips You Should Follow
Dietary Guidelines For Covid-19: Nutritionist Nmami Agarwal shared a series of Instagram videos on what one should consume to improve immunity. Here are all the details you need to know.
"We Stand Ready To Provide Support": Macron To India Amid Covid Surge
France stands ready to provide support to India's fight against coronavirus, said French President Emmanuel Macron, as the country reported over three lakh cases in 24 hours for the second consecutive...
"This House Is Vaccinated" Posters At Jodhpur Homes Where People Took Jab
In a bid to spread awareness regarding vaccination, Jodhpur Municipal Corporation has started an initiative to encourage people by pasting posters stating "this house is vaccinated" at houses where...
MHT CET: Additional Admission Round For 3-Year Law Course Begins
MHT CET Law: The State Common Entrance Test Cell Maharashtra has opened an additional admission round for the 767 vacancies of the three-year law courses.
The Best Smartphones You Can Buy Under Rs. 10,000
If you're looking for a powerful phone with all the best features for under ? 10,000, we have options for you from Realme, Xiaomi, and Motorola that are well equipped despite lower prices.
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'Maybe 10, 15 years later, Rahul may mature'
'This business of monopoly of one family must end.''Here, they picked up a few leaders for him as he needed support which was okay, but later, they became his cronies.'

Trump didn't conspire with Russia: US attorney general
'While this (Mueller's) report does not conclude that the president committed a crime, it also does not exonerate him" and sets out evidence on "both sides of the question'

Update: Bumrah has 'recovered' after hurting shoulder
His condition will be 'assessed' on Monday, the Mumbai Indians team management said.

How Rishabh Pant brightened his WC selection prospects
I am glad to bat anywhere the team wants me to: Pant

How to enhance your medical insurance coverage
A sum insured of Rs 3 lakh to Rs 5 lakh may have been sufficient seven-eight years ago but would be inadequate today, especially for people living in metros, points out Sanjay Kumar Singh.

This athlete's fitness journey will baffle you
Raipur's Nami Rai didn't let marriage or lack of sporting facilities affect her love for fitness.

Why Akshay Kumar feels LUCKY
'I am 51 now. I think I can do action till 56.' 'After that, God knows.'

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