One held in Haryana's Rohtak, drugs seized

Rohtak (Haryana), June 15 -- : Haryana Police on Monday arrested one person in connection with the alleged smuggling of narcotics in Rohtak district and claimed to have seized 100 grams of smack. Ha... Read More

Ice flavoured e-cigarette use tied to nicotine dependence among young adults: Study

Washington, June 15 -- : According to a new study, the use of ice flavoured e-cigarettes may be common and positively associated with conventional smoking and nicotine dependence among young adults. ... Read More

Wild elephant strays into village in Bengal's Jalpaiguri, destroys tea plantation

By Tarak Sarkar Jalpaiguri (West Bengal), June 15 -- wild sub-adult male elephant strayed into a village in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district on Monday and destroyed tea plantation in the area. The ... Read More

Gardening emerges as new hobby among J-K youth amid COVID-19 lockdown

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), June 15 -- : With many people staying at home due to COVID-19 restriction, gardening has emerged as a new hobby for youth in Jammu and Kashmir. An entrepreneur-cum-flori... Read More

Road construction in J-K's Rajouri under PMGSY scheme to connect 18 villages in far-flung border areas

Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir), June 15 -- : To further boost the connectivity in Jammu and Kashmir, the Union Territory administration has started constructing roads to connect 18 villages in the far-fl... Read More

Chhattisgarh HC gives interim relief to Raman Singh, Sambit Patra in toolkit case

Raipur (Chhattisgarh), June 15 -- : Providing interim relief to the two BJP leaders, Chhattisgarh High Court on Monday stayed the FIR against former Chief Minister Raman Singh and party spokesperson S... Read More

Israel drops indoor mask requirement as daily-COVID cases decline

Tel Aviv, June 15 -- : Israel has allowed people to go maskless indoors from Tuesday, as the coronavirus cases in the country are decreasing. Times of Israel reported that the Health Ministry announc... Read More

Opposition giving 'religious colour' to demand of renaming flyover after Sufi saint Chisti: Shiv Sena's Rahul Shewale

Mumbai (Maharashtra), June 15 -- : Shiv Sena MP Rahul Shewale has accused the Opposition of trying to give a "religious colour" to his demand after his proposal of naming a flyover in Mumbai after Suf... Read More

Research being done globally over need of booster dose against COVID-19, says AIIMS doctor

By Shalini Bhardwaj New Delhi, June 15 -- search is taking place in India, US and several other countries to see if booster dose will be needed for maintaining longer efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines, a... Read More

COVID-19: Pakistan's Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to end two-day lockdown policy

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, June 15 -- : Amid the spread of COVID-19 infection in Pakistan, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Sindh governments have decided to end the two-day lockdown policy in the provinces. Both... Read More