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TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu detained at Tirupati airport, stages sit-in protest
politics

TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu detained at Tirupati airport, stages sit-in protest

The former Andhra CM arrived at Tirupati to take part in a protest after local civic officials on Sunday allegedly ransacked a tea stall belonging to a TDP leader

Pooja Chavan suicide case: Cabinet minister Sanjay Rathod tenders resignation to Uddhav Thackeray
india

Pooja Chavan suicide case: Cabinet minister Sanjay Rathod tenders resignation to Uddhav Thackeray

Rathod is facing allegations of complicity in the death of Puja Chavan (23), a resident of Beed district, who was found dead in Pune on 8 February, apparently after falling off the building in which she lived

Bank holidays in March 2021: Banks to remain close for business on these dates; check full list
business

Bank holidays in March 2021: Banks to remain close for business on these dates; check full list

Apart from these days, several banks might remain closed mid-March as many unions have called for a nationwide strike against the government's plan for making the banking sector private. The two-day-long strike is on 15 and 16 March.

Assembly Elections 2021: All personnel on poll duty to get COVID-19 vaccine, says EC
india

Assembly Elections 2021: All personnel on poll duty to get COVID-19 vaccine, says EC

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said voting will be allowed for an additional hour, keeping in mind COVID-19 safety guidelines

Phase 2 of COVID-19 vaccination drive: Narendra Modi takes first dose of Covaxin; CoWin glitches, delays mark rollout
india

Phase 2 of COVID-19 vaccination drive: Narendra Modi takes first dose of Covaxin; CoWin glitches, delays mark rollout

India's coronavirus case count went past 1.11 crore on Monday with 15,510 new infections, while the active cases registered an increase for the fifth consecutive day

Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: PM taking COVID-19 jab builds confidence in vaccination drive, says Bharat Biotech
health

Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: PM taking COVID-19 jab builds confidence in vaccination drive, says Bharat Biotech

Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: Bharat Biotech International CMD Krishna Ella in a statement expressed his sincere gratitude to the PM for reposing his trust in the indigenously developed COVID-19 vaccine, COVAXIN

'Toolkit' case: Nikita Jacob moves Delhi court for anticipatory bail, plea likely to be heard tomorrow
india

'Toolkit' case: Nikita Jacob moves Delhi court for anticipatory bail, plea likely to be heard tomorrow

Jacob has been booked for sedition along with climate activist Disha Ravi. They have been accused of being involved in sharing a "toolkit" related to the farmers' protest

Stock Market roundup: Sensex surges 750 points, Nifty above 14,750; key stocks that moved most today
business

Stock Market roundup: Sensex surges 750 points, Nifty above 14,750; key stocks that moved most today

The market began on a good note, gaining around 1.5 percent on the back of positive domestic data and auto sales number on the first day of March

UNITYsat trio, SindhuNetra, SD Sat: Students built five of the payloads in ISRO's PSLV-C51 mission
tech

UNITYsat trio, SindhuNetra, SD Sat: Students built five of the payloads in ISRO's PSLV-C51 mission

25,000 names are being flown in SD Sat, in an effort to spread public awareness in India about space and missions to explore it.

CoWIN registration for COVID-19 vaccine: Eligibility and how to register; all you need to know as Phase 2 drive kicks off
health

CoWIN registration for COVID-19 vaccine: Eligibility and how to register; all you need to know as Phase 2 drive kicks off

The Government of India is letting users add as many as three individuals using a single mobile number. Users can go to the ‘Account Details’ section click the ‘Add more’ tab

Bailable warrant issued against Kangana Ranaut in defamation case filed by Javed Akhtar
entertainment

Bailable warrant issued against Kangana Ranaut in defamation case filed by Javed Akhtar

A magistrate court in Mumbai, which was hearing arguments in the defamation case, issued the warrant after Ranaut failed to appear before it on Monday

Everyone in Bihar will get free COVID-19 vaccine, even at private hospitals, says Nitish Kumar after receiving first dose
health

Everyone in Bihar will get free COVID-19 vaccine, even at private hospitals, says Nitish Kumar after receiving first dose

Access to free COVID-19 vaccine was one of the poll promises made by the ruling NDA during the state Assembly election last year

Bhima Koregaon case: Varavara Rao gets Bombay HC nod for release on cash bail instead of two sureties
india

Bhima Koregaon case: Varavara Rao gets Bombay HC nod for release on cash bail instead of two sureties

Rao's lawyer Anand Grover, saying the procedure for obtaining sureties was taking time, had on 24 February requested that temporary cash bonds be accepted rather than solvent sureties

Glitches in CoWin 2.0 hold up vaccination; Centre must upgrade app capacity to meet demand, say experts
india

Glitches in CoWin 2.0 hold up vaccination; Centre must upgrade app capacity to meet demand, say experts

There is confusion among citizens who are trying to register via the CoWin integration within Aarogya Setu app. According to the health ministry, there is no CoWin app registration for beneficiaries, only for administrators. Regular beneficiaries have to go via the self registration web portal mentioned above.

Co-WIN app for admins only, use the portal, Centre tells citizens as glitches hold up vaccination
india

Co-WIN app for admins only, use the portal, Centre tells citizens as glitches hold up vaccination

The Union Health Ministry added that people can book a vaccination appointment using the Co-WIN website, www.cowin.gov.in, or through the Aarogya Setu app

Jawaharlal Nehru University to allow final-year, MPhil students back on campus from 8 March
india

Jawaharlal Nehru University to allow final-year, MPhil students back on campus from 8 March

The staggered re-opening of the university has started as the authorities have also opened the premises for students studying for bachelors and masters degrees, belonging to the PwD (persons with disability) category

TN polls 2021: MK Stalin rebuts at Amit Shah's scam allegations, says BJP 'stands with' corruption
india

TN polls 2021: MK Stalin rebuts at Amit Shah's scam allegations, says BJP 'stands with' corruption

In a rally on Sunday, the Union Home Minister claimed that the DMK and Congress were involved in scams worth 'Rs 12 lakh crore' when they were in power

'Will you marry her?': CJI SA Bobde asks man accused of raping minor; journalists, activists criticise SC remarks
india

'Will you marry her?': CJI SA Bobde asks man accused of raping minor; journalists, activists criticise SC remarks

Chief Justice of India SA Bobde asked a man accused of repeatedly raping a minor girl whether he would marry the survivor.

UGC NET 2021 registrations end tomorrow; check details at ugcnet.nta.nic.in
india

UGC NET 2021 registrations end tomorrow; check details at ugcnet.nta.nic.in

National Testing Agency will hold UGC NET on 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, 14 and 17 May across various centres

JEE main answer key 2021 to be released soon; check details at jeemain.nta.nic.in
india

JEE main answer key 2021 to be released soon; check details at jeemain.nta.nic.in

The result of the JEE Main February session exam is expected to be out by 7 March, according to a report