The doctor over-charged the patients without treating them for COVID-19

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Maharastra Doctor Arrested For Over-Charging COVID Patients

Maharastra Police arrested Dr. Mahesh Jadhav, who serves at 'Apex Cares Hospital' in Sangli, under the charges of over-charging patients and culpable homicide. Several complaints were registered and people claim lack of equipments & other facilities needed to treat COVID-19 patients. The 36-year-old doctor has been remanded by the Magistrate Court and sent to police custody for 7 days.

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 08:04 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Covid-19, culpable homicide, over-charge, doctor, Sangli

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Satyamev Jayate 2 Poster

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Satyamev Jayate 2: Makers Wrap-Up Production, Talk About Theatrical Release

The shooting for John Abraham's Satyamev Jayate 2 is now completed, and the film's post-production work is underway. For the first time in his career, John Abraham will be playing a double role in this film. The film's release date was previously postponed from May 13, due to COVID concerns, but the producers are now eyeing a theatrical release when theatres reopen.… read-more

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 07:28 PM / by Sahil Quadir

Tags: John Abraham, Satyameva Jayate 2, Covid-19, theatrical release

Courtesy: India TV

Odia playback singer Tapu Mishra

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36-Year-Old Odia Singer Tapu Mishra Succumbs To COVID-19

Tapu Mishra, the popular Odia playback singer passed away on June 19, at a private hospital after suffering from major COVID-19 complications. The 36-year-old singer had contributed her voice to more than 150 films. In the wake of raising funds for her treatment, Odisha's Cultural Department had funded Rs 1 lakh to her family. Reportedly, her family was supposed to shift her to Kolkata for the ECMO treatment.

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 06:54 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Tapu Mishra, Odia singer, Odisha, Cultural Department, Ollywood industry, Covid-19

Courtesy: The Indian Express

COVId-19 deaths in Brazil.

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Brazil COVID-19 Death Toll Crosses Half Million

After the US, Brazil surpassed half a million deaths due to COVID-19 according to Health Minister Marcelo Queiroga's tweet. The third wave of COVID-19 has hit the country into a frenzy as more than 80% of the intensive care unit beds still remain occupied. Although in the cities, life has come back to normal, and 19 out of 27 states of the country are in critical condition.

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 06:21 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Corona Third Wave, Brazil, United States, Covid deaths

Courtesy: The Economic Times

Father's Day

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Bollywood Celebs Share Photos On Account Of Fathers' Day

Bollywood never fails to be on the "trend mill" and with Father's Day being celebrated on June 20 this year, many celebrities took to social media to express their appreciation towards their fathers. Yami Gautam, Janhvi Kapoor, Ayushmann Khurrana and more posted sweet throwback pictures with their Dads. Genelia Deshmukh posted a video of her husband Riteish Deshmukh with their sons thanking him for being the best "Baba". 

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 06:00 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Father's Day, Ananya Panday, madhuri dixit, Ayushmann Khurrana

Courtesy: Times of India

Taliban says 'Islamic System' is the only way to ensure peace and rights for all including women.

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Taliban Claims "Islamic System" Will Ensure Peace In Afghanistan

The Taliban, on June 20, said that they will engage in peace talks and they want peace which will come through the enforcement of an Islamic system. Furthermore, this system is the only way to ensure women's rights and an end to the wars. The Taliban claims commitment to peace, despite the rise in violence after the US military's departure. Talks between Taliban and Afghanistan government have reached an impasse. 

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 05:51 PM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: Taliban, Afghanistan, US military, Peace Talks

Courtesy: WION News

Production of vaccines to be ramped up, 13.5 crore doses will be available in Juky.

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Govt To Speed Up Vaccine Production, 13.5 Crore Doses To Be Available In July

Production of vaccination has been ramped up to make 13.5 crore doses available by July. Top sources in the government have said that 75% of these doses will go to state governments for free vaccinations. These vaccine doses will be administered to patrons above the age of 18. States will consolidate demand for private hospitals under the new rules, with an eye towards equal distribution among big and small private hospitals. 

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 05:17 PM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: Covid-19, Vaccination, Covaxin, COVISHIELD

India's NSA advisor Ajit Doval and Pakistani NSA Moeed Yusuf will be in Tajikistan for a meeting of SCO.

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NSAs Of India & Pak To Attend SCO Meet In Tajikistan Next Week

India's National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval and Pakistani NSA Moeed Yusuf are expected to attend an in-person SCO meeting in Tajikistan, on June 23. In the presence of NSAs of other countries, Tajikistan will serve as group chair. Although there is no confirmation of a formal meeting between the Indian and Pakistani NSAs, the development has come at a time when New Delhi and Islamabad are being cautious in relations.

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 04:48 PM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: NSA, Ajit Doval, India, Pakistan

Courtesy: WION News

Supreme Court of India

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Govt: Not Enough Funds To Pay Rs 4 Lakh Ex-gratia To Covid-19 Victims

In a response to a plea of paying Rs 4 lakh as compensation to all families with a deceased member, the Ministry of Home Affairs told Supreme Court that "Government resources have limits". Furthermore it stated that, paying lakhs to each of the families would deplete the disaster relief fund and do more harm than good. "It will affect the pandemic response on other aspects," said the Ministry.

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 04:17 PM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: Ministry of Home Affairs, Covid-19, Compensation, Supreme Court of India

A hotel in Gurugram

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Gurugram Pubs, Restaurant Offers Discount For Vaccinated Citizens

In order to create awareness about the COVID vaccination, restaurants and pubs in Gurugram are offering a discount of 50% who are fully vaccinated and 25% for first dose. However, such schemes which offers discount & rebate will spread a positive message towards COVID-19 vaccinations. "Special offers will not only cater to more business but also ensure safety," said Yudhvir Singh, a pub and bar owner.

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 03:47 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Covid-19 Vaccine, Gurugram, Restaurants, pubs, Discounts, special offers

Courtesy: Livemint