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May 3, 2021

Journalist, poet Satya Prakash Aseem passes away

New Delhi: (UNI) May 03 : Sr. Journalist and political editor of AAJ Hindi newspaper group dies of Corona pandemic in Dehradun  today. He had been with the Hindi daily for over 41 years, apart from being a producer of documentaries on  social…

Rs 8874 crore of disaster funds given to states in advance

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Saturday released the first instalment of the central share of the State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF) of Rs 8873.6 crore for the year 2021-22 ahead of the normal schedule. The move comes at a time when cash-strapped states…

SBI cuts home loan interest rate to 6.7 per cent

NEW DELHI: The country’s largest lender, State Bank of India (SBI) on Saturday said it has reduced home loans rates to 6.7 per cent. With the reduction, SBI home loan interest rates now start from 6.7 per cent for loans up to Rs 30 lakhs and 6.95 per…

IPL 2021: DC win toss, opt to field against Punjab Kings

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) , May 2  Rishabh Pant-led Delhi Capitals won the toss and opted to field against Punjab Kings in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter here at the Narendra Modi Stadium. At the time of the toss, Delhi skipper Rishabh Pant…