Coronavirus Covid - 19 updates

Opinion

Liberal agenda in America

Thursday, 04 June 2020

Trump’s expansionism

Thursday, 04 June 2020

Elephantine problem

Thursday, 04 June 2020

Perception matters

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

Peak problem

Wednesday, 03 June 2020
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Analysis

Opening doors to prosperity

Thursday, 04 June 2020

Chinese are the neo-imperialists

Thursday, 04 June 2020

Rethink logistics logically

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

A bid for gram swaraj

Wednesday, 03 June 2020
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Entertainment

Himanshi Khurana in video of new song for die-hard romantics

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

Singer-composer Marshall Sehgal and former "Bigg Boss 13" contestant Himanshi Khurana have joined hands again for a music video. The song titled "Tamasha" showcases a heartbreaking tale of love and is billed as a tribute to die-hard romantics. The video stars Himanshi with Rony Singh. "My new song is not only a treat...

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Agenda

A novel partnership

Sunday, 31 May 2020

During the pandemic that has hurt most the vulnerable pockets of the population, we need solutions that cater to scale and affordability, says Miniya Chatterji,...

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Post-Covid World Order projection

Sunday, 17 May 2020

The rising demand for independent investigation is the first step to address the lack of international accountability and transparency flowing from China, says Dr Ashutosh...

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US Presidential poll in times of Covid

Sunday, 31 May 2020

Among many grey areas which will decide the fate of the Democratic and the Republican candidates, the most striking is the desire of the 70...

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Astroturf : Freewill versus fate

Sunday, 31 May 2020

It is in human nature to look towards a better tomorrow. So, invariably we begin life with high hopes and aspirations. Accordingly, we set our...

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Features

Bring outside Inside

Thursday, 04 June 2020

Clean lines, uncomplicated easy-to-maintain and innovative surfaces will dominate homes in the future, says Priyanka Joshi Everybody has their own vision of what a happy home...

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New study shows how hydroxychloroquine may cause heartbeat disturbances

Tuesday, 02 June 2020

Researchers have used an optical mapping system to demonstrate how the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, which has been promoted as a potential treatment for COVID-19, creates...

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Former PNG prime minister arrested over corruption charges

Sunday, 24 May 2020

The former prime minister of Papua New Guinea has been arrested and taken in for questioning over alleged misappropriation and corruption involving the purchase of...

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Gritty thriller straight from hell

Sunday, 31 May 2020

Paatal lok | Amazon Prime Web Series 9 episodes *ing: Jaideep Ahlawat, Neeraj Kabi and others Produced by: Anushka Sharma Rated: 9/10 I  learnt four things by...

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Talktime | ‘Music is my first love’

Sunday, 31 May 2020

Himesh Reshmmiya is Known for songs like Jhalak Dikhlaja, Aap Ka Suroor and Tandoori Nights, Reshammiya dons several hats. He speaks with Musba Hashmi about...

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Carry on(line) doctor

Sunday, 31 May 2020

COVID-19 has disrupted life, compelling people to adapt to new treatment ways. When hospital visit is risky, telemedicine has come in with the right prescription....

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Education on superhighway

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

COVID-19 has definitely opened up plenty of new avenues for learning as well as teaching. Students will now be more flexible in their approach to...

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New Covid testing guidelines issued

Thursday, 04 June 2020 | Staff Reporter

Amid rising cases of coronavirus in the national Capital, Director General of Health Services (DGHS) issued an order with a new set of guidelines for Covid -19 testing. The new guideline stated that all symptomatic individuals with a history of international travel in the last 14 days, those who are contacts...

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Health Min holds review meet on Covid control

Thursday, 04 June 2020 | Staff Reporter

Minister for Home, Health and Family Welfare Narottam Mishra held review  meeting at Mantralaya on Wednesday with the Senior Officers of the Health department as regard to the Covid-19 control in Indore, Ujjain and Bhopal. Additional Chief Secretary Health  Mohammad Suleman, who returned after inspecting the corona control activities in Indore,...

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Congress condemns youth leaders’ arrest

Thursday, 04 June 2020 | PNS

The district Congress on Wednesday condemned the arrest of its youth workers in connection with the case of posters against Union Minister Pratap Sarangi. Gyanendra Mohanty and Goutam Sahu were taken into custody after the BJP district unit lodged FIR against the unknown people in different police stations stating that there...

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Bokaro: Criminals torch construction vehicles

Thursday, 04 June 2020 | PNS

Unidentified criminals set ablaze at least two heavy weight machines of MCPL Karn Enterprises company engaged in railway  double line construction work in near Kashitard village under Dumari-Dania railway stations area in Jhumra’s Bokaro district, Bokaro DIG Prabhat Kumar said on Wednesday. “Around 25 -30 armed criminals last night stormed at...

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Cong urges Guv’s intervention for Lallu’s release

Thursday, 04 June 2020 | PNS

In the absence of unified intra-outfit support, Congress leaders have been busy doing rounds of the powers that be for securing the release of UP Congress chief Ajay Kumar ‘Lallu’. After writing to Assembly Speaker and the chief secretary, a Congress delegation met Governor Anandiben Patel on Wednesday and sought her...

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Industrial-Park in Sohna for electronic goods

Thursday, 04 June 2020 | PNS

Haryana State Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation (HSIIDC), Managing Director, Anurag Agarwal on Wednesday said the State Government has proposed to build an Industrial-Park in 400 acres of land in Sohna for electronic goods industrial units and in 800 acres of land in Panipat for units of Bulk Drug. Apart from...

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Plasma therapy to be used in AIIMS, Raipur

Thursday, 04 June 2020 | Staff Reporter

nThe All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Raipur, has begun the exercise to start plasma therapy treatment of Covid-19 patients. An official tweet of the institute said that  necessary preparations in the blood bank were on. Many of the patients who had been cured are      willing to donate their plasma...

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Mumbai COVID-19 case count up by 1,276 to 43,262; 49 more die

Wednesday, 03 June 2020 | PTI | Mumbai

Mumbai on Wednesday reported 1,276 new COVID-19 cases and 49 deaths, taking the case count to 43,262 and the number of fatalities to 1,417, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said. A total of 259 patients were discharged from hospitals in the last 24 hours from various COVID facilities, taking the tally of recovered cases to 17,472, it said. The number of active cases now stands at 24,373. A total of 795 new suspected patients have been admitted in...

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Exotica

Woman on wheels: Riding her bicycle has allowed Hannah Kern to master the art of letting go.
Let them flutter, flap and float: Vice President of International Affairs, PETA, Poorva Joshipura's book, For a Moment of Taste, exposes the role of meat, egg and dairy industries in the health crises. By Chahak Mittal.
Dial for fine dining: As eating out becomes a no-no, hotels tap into food delivery to reach their patrons while ensuring their safety, says Saimi Sattar.
Touch me not: Saimi Sattar speaks to experts to understand what a visit to your beauty therapist would entail as social distancing becomes the norm.