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Badals never indicted in sacrilege cases: Bikram Majithia hits back at Congress

Majithia's remarks came two days after Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu shared on his Twitter handle video clips of purported police action on people protesting the desecration of a religious text.

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Congress alleges BJP citing 'fake toolkit' to defame it, files police complaint seeking FIR against Nadda, Irani

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said the country would not have been in such a painful situation if access to vaccines was made as easy as arresting people for raising questions in the Modi 'system'.

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UP: Twin brothers from Meerut die of COVID within hours of each other

According to the family, Joefred Varghese Gregory breathed his last on May 13 and after a few hours, his brother Ralfred George Gregory also succumbed to the infection.

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Yogi government's COVID managment faces Opposition, HC heat amid lack of medicines, meals among home isolation patients

The Lucknow bench of the HC also asked the state counsel to obtain instructions from the government on the shortages of vaccines for the 18-44 age group.

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Gujarat sees 6,447 new COVID-19 cases, 67 deaths; 9,557 recover

The recovery count in the state has reached 6,60,489, leaving it with an active caseload of 96,443, of which 755 are on ventilator support.

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Amid Jharkhand's claims of being oxygen surplus state, 186 cylinders go missing from Hazaribag hospital

An FIR was registered after the oxygen cylidners and regulators were found missing from Hazaribag Medical College and Hospital on Sunday.

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Maharashtra sees 28,438 new COVID cases, 679 die; vaccine shortage affects state's inoculation drive

Of the 679 deaths, 422 occurred over the past 48 hours, while 257 fatalities had taken place last week, but they were added to the overall toll data on Tuesday, the state health department said.

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Rajasthan: Congress MLA Hemaram Chaudhary, who rebelled against Gehlot, resigns from Assembly

The reason behind his resignation could not be immediately known.

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COVID-19: Punjab sees record 231 more deaths, 7,143 new cases

The number of active cases also dropped from 73,616 on Monday to 72,277, according to the bulletin.

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Bihar's COVID death toll soars past 4,000 mark with highest single day figure of 111

The ongoing second wave has wrought massive devastation in the state which can be gauged from the fact that more than half of the total COVID-19 deaths here have been reported in the past four weeks.

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'Frame detailed, time-bound COVID vaccine policy and action plan': Over 500 prominent citizens appeal to PM

The letter signed by organisations from 22 states and union territories has urged Modi to "remove barriers" to vaccine production through modes like a waiver of intellectual property rights.

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Keeping a close watch on vaccine breakthrough cases, deaths: Centre

There is a small chance that a tiny fraction of people can get the infection despite the vaccinations as vaccines are not 100% efficacious, said Lav Agarwal, joint secretary in the Ministry of Health.

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Farmers block Union Minister Narendra Tomar's convoy in MP over new farm laws

Tomar was on his way to the district hospital when a dozen farmers blocked his vehicle, an official said.

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Narada case: Firhad Hakim s daughter appeals to Trinamool supporters to stay home, not demonstrate

On Monday, TMC supporters had taken to the streets and protested outside CBI offices at Nizam Palace, Presidency Correctional Home and Raj Bhavans.

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Congress accuses UP government of hiding data about COVID deaths amid state's downward trend in fresh infections

Congress leaders Supriya Shrinate and Aradhana Mishra alleged that the Uttar Pradesh government has proved to be a 'complete failure in COVID management'.

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