G7 Summit Kicks Off, PM Modi to Address 3 Sessions, First One Tomorrow

PM Reviews Cyclone Yaas Damages, Odisha Demands Long Term Solutions

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to address three breakout sessions at the G7 Summit over Saturday and Sunday. India has been invited as a guest country at the summit along with South Africa, Australia and South Korea. Meanwhile on Friday, UK PM Boris Johnson opened the Summit in Cornwall with a message for the … Read more

Google Kicks Off 30-day European Football Championship With Colourful Doodle

Google Kicks Off 30-day European Football Championship With Colourful Doodle

Google on Friday marked the inception of a month-long UEFA European Football Championship which kicks off today and will continue until July 11. A staple tournament for football fans worldwide since 1960, this year is the first time in history that the tournament’s 51 matches will be held in host cities across Europe—a dozen in … Read more

As Paddy Sowing Season Kicks in, Punjab Farmers Await Return of Migrant Labourers Amid Covid Curbs

2.21 Lakh Hectare of Crops Damaged in Cyclone Yaas in Bengal, Says CM Mamata

As paddy sowing season begins, farmers in Punjab await the return of migrant labourers from states like Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. While some are coming back, a large section of the highly skilled labourers are yet to show up mainly due to the coronavirus-induced lockdown that has restricted movement across the country. Dearth of labourers … Read more

Delhi: People turned away as 12-week rule for Covishield dose kicks in | India News – Times of India

Delhi: People turned away as 12-week rule for Covishield dose kicks in | India News - Times of India

NEW DELHI: Two days after the Centre approved extending the gap between two doses of the Covishield vaccine from 6-8 weeks to 12-16 weeks, many people in the 45+ age group who had booked their second dose on the CoWin portal got a rude shock. They were turned away from vaccination centres across the city … Read more

Donuts and hangouts: US kicks off Covid vaccination for teens – Times of India

Donuts and hangouts: US kicks off Covid vaccination for teens - Times of India

BLOOMFIELD HILLS: Harrison Hunger, 14, received his Covid shot at a clinic in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, on Thursday and now has pastries on his mind. Asked what he plans to do first, the teen doesn’t skip a beat: “Probably go to Krispy Kreme, because they are offering free donuts to people with one of these,” … Read more

US kicks off world’s first mass Covid vax drive for 12-15 year olds – Times of India

US kicks off world’s first mass Covid vax drive for 12-15 year olds - Times of India

The world’s first mass coronavirus inoculation campaign for children kicked off in earnest in the US on Thursday after the federal government recommended making the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine available to those aged 12 to 15. Even as the decision was embraced by millions of parents wearied by pandemic restrictions and desperate to get their children back … Read more

‘Tika Utsav’ Kicks Off from Today, India’s Special Drive to Vaccinate Maximum Citizens

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India will observe ‘Tika Utsav’ or vaccine festival across the country from Sunday (April 11) to April 14 with an aim to inoculate a maximum number of eligible people against the coronavirus amid a surge in cases. At the behest of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, several states such as Uttar Pradesh and Bihar are gearing … Read more

Culture Ministry’s Tweet Praising MS Golwalkar on Birth Anniversary Kicks Up a Storm on Social Media

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A tweet by the Union Culture Ministry on Friday paying tributes to the late MS Golwalkar on his birth anniversary, calling him a ”great thinker, scholar and remarkable leader”, led to a political slugfest with opposition leaders and civil society groups questioning why the government was glorifying him. ”Remembering a great thinker, scholar, and remarkable … Read more

Covid-19: Bangladesh kicks off countrywide vaccination drive – Times of India

Covid-19: Bangladesh kicks off countrywide vaccination drive - Times of India

DHAKA: Bangladesh on Sunday launched its nationwide Covid-19 vaccination drive with lawmakers along with top administration and health officials taking the first shots of the vaccine. Health Minister Zahid Maleque, who inaugurated the campaign at a virtual event at the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) here, urged people not to spread propaganda against the … Read more

Valentine’s Week Kicks Off with Rose Day from Feb 7, Send These Heart-warming Wishes to Your Loved Ones

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Valentine’s day is around the corner and the lovebirds have already started planning surprises and gifts. The seven-day celebration of love will start from February 7 with Rose Day and each day will have unique significance. Roses are special for expressing your feelings and giving a red rose to your loved one is the simplest … Read more

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