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British Airways flight carrying 18 tonnes of aid arrives in India

New Delhi, May 22 | British Airways on Saturday said that another one of its relief flight has touched down in India for the...

Koo meets new intermediary guidelines ahead of May 25 deadline

Mumbai, May 22 | Homegrown micro-blogging platform Koo on Saturday said it has met the compliance requirements of the new IT (Intermediary Guidelines) Rules...

Suspended Andhra medic dies, TDP blames Jagan govt

Visakhapatnam, May 22 | The doctor who got into trouble with the state government, during the first wave of Covid last year, has died...

Signs of gen change in Cong as Satheeshan appointed LoP in...

Thiruvananthapuram, May 22 | 10 days before his 57th birthday, senior Congress legislator V.D. Satheesan on Saturday was appointed by the AICC as the...

TN CM proposes 2 week complete Covid-19 lockdown

Chennai, May 22 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Saturday proposed complete lockdown without any relaxations in the state for two weeks...

Dalai Lama condoles demise of environmentalist Bahuguna

Dharamsala, May 22 | Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama on Saturday expressed condolences on the demise of noted environmentalist and his "good friend"...

Applying Sun Tzu’s strategies to the business world

New Delhi, May 22 | Based on author/broadcaster David Browns chart-topping "Business Wars" podcast re-imagined using Sun Tzu's "The Art Of War" as a...

Commonwealth health ministers seek equal access to vaccines

New Delhi, May 22 | Commonwealth health ministers, led by India, have called for swift and equal access to Covid-19 vaccines for everyone around...

India’s daily Covid cases drop to 2.57L

New Delhi, May 22 | With 2,57,299 fresh cases of Covid-19, India on Saturday witnessed the lowest rise in infection since April 21, even...

Volvo, IKEA, BBMP set up 100-bed Covid centre in B’luru

Bengaluru, May 22 | Two Swedish majors -- automotive major Volvo Group and furniture retailer IKEA, have joined hands with Bengaluru's civic body,...

Telangana CM asks police to strictly implement lockdown

Hyderabad, May 22 | Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has directed the Director General of Police, all the district collectors and police...

Kejriwal, US envoy discuss cooperation to tackle Covid

New Delhi, May 22 | Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Daniel B. Smith, the US Charge D'Affaires to India, on Friday held a...

Karnataka trade body seeks sops for Covid-hit businesses

Bengaluru, May 22 | Reeling under the impact of the extended lockdown across the state, the Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industry...

Railways transports more oxygen to Karnataka

Bengaluru, May 21 | Railways has transported more medical oxygen to Karnataka as it faces growing demand amid the Covid surge, an official said...

Covid containment zones drop to 107 in Gurugram

Gurugram, May 21 | Following a dip in the number of Covid-19 cases in Gurugram, the number of containment zones in the district has...

Arabian Sea tragedy: 60 dead, Barge master, others booked for culpable...

Mumbai, May 21 | Mumbai Police has lodged an FIR invoking charges of culpable homicide not amounting to murder against the master of...

Vaccinate, don’t procrastinate: Rahul to Modi

New Delhi, May 21 | Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday again launched a direct attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the...

Karnataka extends lockdown till June 7 now

Bengaluru, May 21 | With the deadly second wave of Covid infections spreading in rural parts of the state, Karnataka on Friday decided...

After Assam, black fungus infected patient found in Tripura

Agartala/Guwahati, May 21 | After Assam, a 68-year-old woman has been admitted to a private hospital in Agartala on Friday with mucormycosis infection, commonly...

Put off DU’s final semester exams, demands NSUI

New Delhi, May 21 | The National Students Union of India (NSUI) asked the Delhi University Vice Chancellor not to conduct the final semester...

Who’s responsible for vaccine wastage in Raj, asks Shekhawat

Jaipur, May 21 | Union Minister and Jodhpur MP Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Friday attacked the Rajasthan government over the wastage of Covid vaccines...

Five Ugandan women arrested in Hyderabad for prostitution

Hyderabad, May 21 | An online international human trafficking and drugs racket was busted in Hyderabad with the arrest of five Ugandan women, police...

Palaniswami seeks probe into death of Cuddalore Covid patient

Chennai, May 21 | AIADMK coordinator and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Friday demanded a detailed probe into the reported death...

Andhra wants ICMR team to test Ayurvedic Covid cure

Amaravati, May 21 | It ended as a no-show for thousands of people who turned up at Krishnapatnam in Nellore district, as District Collector...

Ensure robust ‘black fungus’ prevention, control in Covid hospitals: Centre

New Delhi, May 21 | Taking a note of the secondary and opportunistic fungal infections which are getting amplified due to the present surge...

No more Covid jabs for 18-44 in Delhi after Saturday

Delhi, May 21 | The vacination programme for the 18-44 age group will be temporarily stopped in Delhi as no stocks of anti-Covid vaccine...

Positivity rate in Jammu drops below 7%: DC

Jammu, May 21 | Jammu has seen a significant drop in the test positivity rate in Covid cases from 10 per cent to...

Tribal leader Biswajit Daimary is new Assam Speaker

Guwahati, May 21 | BJP's Biswajit Daimary was on Friday elected unopposed as the Speaker of the 15th Assam Assembly.With no other nominations,...

Maha’s Covid toll shoots up to 1,263, but new infections drop

Mumbai, May 21 | Maharashtra's Covid-19 deaths shot up by 1,263 - the highest till date, including old fatalities, taking the toll past the...

Recoveries outnumbering new cases for 8 days: Harsh Vardhan

New Delhi, May 21 | Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday reviewed the public health response to Covid-19 and the progress made in...

Noted road safety expert Dinesh Mohan falls prey to Covid

New Delhi, May 21 | Dinesh Mohan, an honorary professor at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi and one of the leading experts...

B’desh suspends broadcast of 2 TV channels for unpaid bills, restores...

By Sumi KhanDhaka, May 21 | The Bangladesh Satellite Company Limited (BSCL) has stopped the broadcast of private television stations SATV and Channel Nine...

New Assam MLAs sworn-in, jailed leader Gogoi draws all attention

Guwahati, May 21 | Ahead of the first session of the newly-constituted Assam Assembly, all the 126 members including Chief Minister Himanta Biswa...

Centre asks states to make Covid arrangements in view of cyclone...

Kolkata, May 21 | The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) has written a letter to the Chief Secretaries of the all...

‘Don’t pass orders impossible to implement’: SC stays Allahabad HC directions...

New Delhi, May 21 | The Supreme Court on Friday stayed the directions issued by the Allahabad High Court in connection with Covid-19 management...

Telangana logs 3,464 new Covid cases, 25 deaths

Hyderabad, May 21 | Telangana logged 3,464 Covid-19 cases and 25 deaths during 24-hour period ending 5.30 p.m. on Friday.The drop in cases from...

Five-member bench formed to hear Narada sting case

Kolkata, May 21 | The acting Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court on Friday constituted a five-member bench to hear the interim bail plea...

J&K sees 3,848 new Covid cases, 43 deaths

Srinagar, May 21 | After nearly a fortnight, J&K saw a decline in Covid-related deaths, while the number of recoveries was more than the...

Doctors at AIIMS Patna demand Covid beds, threaten stir

Patna, May 21 | Resident doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Patna, threatened to go on an indefinite strike from...

Hyderabad’s Yashoda Hospitals to conduct Phase 3 trial of Molnupiravir

Hyderabad, May 21 | Hyderabad's Yashoda Hospitals will start Phase 3 trials of Molnupiravir, in association with NatcoPharma, in their Somajigida unit, the private...

J&K records first ‘black fungus’ death

Jammu, May 21 | The first 'Black Fungus' (mucormycosis) patient in J&K succumbed on Friday in the Government Medical College Hospital Jammu.College Principal and...

Cong remembers Rajiv Gandhi, says his dedication to change India was...

New Delhi, May 21 | The Congress on Friday paid tributes to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 30th death anniversary and recalled...

All Class 10 students in Telangana declared passed

Hyderabad, May 21 | As no public examinations could be conducted for Class 10 in Telangana this year due to Covid-19 pandemic, the state...

Cyclone Tauktae: AFCONS announces compensation package for family of deceased

New Delhi, May 21 | AFCONS Infrastructure, whose chartered barge had sunk in the Arabian Sea due to Cyclone Tauktae earlier this...

Firms roll out vaccination drive for employees

New Delhi, May 21 | Digital transformation provider Tech Mahindra on Friday announced the roll-out of the vaccination drive against Covid-19, for its associates...

CBI nabs Nashik SBI Dy.Manager for graft

Nashik (Maharashtra), May 21 | The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday arrested a Deputy Branch Manager of the State Bank...

Teacher-turned-farmer creates ‘paddy art’ to promote farming

Thiruvananthapuram, May 21 | Johnson Olippuram (55) from Kerala was an English teacher in Andhra Pradesh and Uttarakhand for 13 long...

Lockdown extended in Kerala till May 3

Thiruvananthapuram, May 21 | Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday said as daily Covid cases are coming down, it has been decided to...

Telangana’s Ayush department suggests homeopathic treatment for mucormycosis

Hyderabad, May 21 | The Ayush department in Telangana on Friday suggested homoeopathic protocol for the prevention of mucormycosis and specific symptomatic treatment....

ED searches 13 locations linked to Kalra, Duggal in O2 concentrators...

New Delhi, May 21 | The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday carried out searches at 13 premises belonging to businessman Navneet Kalra and Gagan...

Business

Asian cues, mixed results subdue equity market; metal stocks fall (Roundup)

Mumbai, Oct 21 | A sell-off in the Asian markets, along with mixed early corporate results, subdued India's key equity indices on Thursday.Besides, inflationary...