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Arvind Kejriwal appeals to Centre to cancel CBSE board exams amid Covid-19 spike

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday made an appeal to the Centre to cancel the class 10 and 12 board exams and explore alternative methods like online exams or internal assessments in view of the rising cases of Covid-19 in the national capital.

Election Commission bans Bengal BJP’s Rahul Sinha from campaigning for 48 hours for inciting violence

The Election Commission on Tuesday said it has banned the BJP leader Rahul Sinha from campaigning for 48 hours in Bengal over controversial remarks on the Cooch Behar firing incident and for inciting central forces.

Mamata Banerjee announces sit-in-protest as EC bans her from campaigning, Sushil Chandra appointed new Chief Election Commissioner

In the ongoing West Bengal Assembly elections, TMC leader and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has been banned from campaigning for 24 hours over speeches that the Election Commission said violated the poll code.

Prashant Kishor Clubhouse controversy: What is it about? Who said what? Why the controversy?

Referring to his earlier statement in a tweet, Kishor said he is confident and would therefore repeat that the BJP will not cross 100 seats in the 294-member assembly.

4 shot dead in West Bengal’s Cooch Behar outside polling booth; PM condoles deaths, Mamata Banerjee blames BJP

Four people were shot dead in West Bengal’s Cooch Behar district in a clash with security forces outside a polling booth during the fourth phase of state elections on Saturday.

Finally!! ECI issues Covid warning after polls in 4 states, says won’t hesitate to ban netas, star campaigners

The Commission’s warning comes ahead of the fourth phase of voting in West Bengal on Saturday and after the completion of the polling in Kerala, Assam, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry.

West Bengal Election: PM Modi, CM Banerjee appeal to eligible voters to step out in large numbers and vote

As the fourth phase of West Bengal election began on Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee appealed to eligible voters to cast their votes in record numbers. The polling began at 7 am for 44 seats in the state amid tight security.

We like our Romeos too, says TMC leader Mahua Moitra hitting back at UP CM Yogi Adityanath

A day after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath promised to create anti-Romeo squads in Bengal, Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra has...

CBSE should either cancel or reschedule board exams, says Priyanka Gandhi

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Friday slammed the Central Board of Secondary Education for holding exams amid the Covid-19 spike across the country.

Mamata Banerjee likely to skip Covid-19 review meeting with PM Modi, says she’s busy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to interact with CMs at 6.30 pm. The meeting will be via video conferencing, and comes on the day India reported over 1.26 lakh new infections, a record daily high since the pandemic outbreak.

Assembly Elections 2021: Third phase of polling ends, Assam records 82% voter turnout, Bengal 78%, Kerala 70%, Puducherry 78%, Tamil Nadu 65%

This is the third and final phase of polling for Assam, Bengal has five more. For the southern two states and one Union Territory, this is the first and only phase of polling.

Election Commission suspends Bengal Poll Officer who slept over at Trinamool leader’s home with EVM

The Election Commission on Tuesday suspended a Bengal election officer who claimed that he slept overnight at the home of his relative, a Trinamool Congress leader with an electronic voting machine (EVM)

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MI vs SRH preview: Sunrisers Hyderabad need more batting consistency against defending Champion Mumbai Indians

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Designer Manish Malhotra tests positive for Covid-19

Malhotra said he has tested covid positive on Friday and isolated himself. Malhotra said he will be under home quarantine, taking all the safety protocols under doctors' advice. Malhotra urged people to stay safe.

Uttar Pradesh announces complete lockdown on Sunday

A massive sanitization program will be carried out across all 75 districts and this will be a weekly feature.

Covid-19: India records 2,17,353 cases, highest single-day spike since pandemic begin

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Saturday held an emergency meeting at his residence to assess the covid-19 situation in the country. This comes a day after when the state recorded 14,738, out of these 10,497 were reported in Bengaluru on April 15.