Mid-day News Nuggets
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appealed to people not to get swayed by any rumour about the vaccine.
One of the top leaders of the ULFA-I, Jibon Asom aka Jibon Moran, will return home after 37 years because of his deteriorating health.
Police arrested one drug peddler and seized 47.3 grams of heroin from his possession during a raid at the Dibrujan Railway line in Dibrugarh, Assam.
Voting for the seventh phase of the West Bengal Assembly elections began, amid the raging second wave of COVID-19.
Chloe Zhao made history at the 93rd Academy Awards as the first woman of colour to win the Oscar for Best Director for Nomadland.
The Government of Sikkim has closed down all educational institutions until May 31 because of the rise in COVID-19 cases.
Colleges in Tripura have postponed all semester examinations of various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, the Higher Education Department of Tripura said in an official notification
Bollywood playback singer NK Naga recently announced the release of the music video for his new single Kaise Jiyun, which will telecast on national television music channel B4U.