Regulate digital media first, Centre tells SC

Regulate digital media first, Centre tells SC

Friday, 18 September 2020 | PTI | NEW DELHI

The Centre has said that if the Supreme Court decides on the issue of media regulation then such an exercise should be undertaken with the digital media first as it has faster reach and information has the potential to go viral due to applications like WhatsApp, Twitter and Facebook. The Government...

IMA flays Govt over hiding data on Covid fatalities among healthcare staff

Friday, 18 September 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has slammed the Government for failing to reveal the data on the number of healthcare staff who have been affected and who died from Covid-19, when the Parliament debated the issue. It said that at least 382 doctors across the country have lost their lives in...

India can get Covid vaccine by early ’21, Parliament told

Friday, 18 September 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

The Centre on Thursday informed the Parliament that the COVID-19 vaccine will be made available in India by the beginning of 2021. Addressing the Rajya Sabha over the coronavirus situation in the country, Health Minister Dr. Harshvardhan said that India is also making efforts like other nations and three vaccine candidates...

Ayurveda loses iconic figure as Krishna Kumar breathes his last

Friday, 18 September 2020 | Kumar Chellappan | CHENNAI

nWorld of medicine and healthcare lost one of its greatest sons as Dr P R Krishna Kumar, eminent Ayurvedic physician, breathed his last on Wednesday night. Dr Krishna Kumar, a physician who mastered Ayurveda through the Gurukula system of education was 69 and was under treatment for pneumonia at Coimbatore.Son of...

Ansari for withdrawal of Babri demolition case

Friday, 18 September 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

In a surprise move, the main litigant from the Muslim side in the Ram Janmabhoomi title suit, Iqbal Ansari, has issued an appeal that the Babri mosque demolition case be withdrawn and all the 32 accused be freed. The appeal came a day after the special CBI court said the judgement...

CRPF divyang warriors embark on about 900km cycle rally from Sabarmati Ashram to Rajghat

Friday, 18 September 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

The internal security warriors of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) are actively serving the country across several conflict zones. Their duties often expose them to threats to their limbs and life. On numerous occasions, CRPF Bravehearts have made supreme sacrifice in the service of the nation. Many fearless warriors suffer...

Man kills daughter in Rampur

Friday, 18 September 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

A man killed his daughter in Rampur as he was unhappy with her affair. He later walked down to the police station and confessed to killing his daughter. Reports said that Noor Mohammed’s family was living in Bharatpur area of Shahabad in Rampur for the last several years while he was...

Hindu Vahini leader hacked to death in Bareilly

Friday, 18 September 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

In a sensational murder in Bareilly, the district vice-president of Hindu Yuva Vahini was found brutally hacked to death in his nursing home early Thursday morning. The assailants stabbed him some time late Wednesday night and escaped. The police rushed to the spot and sent the body for post-mortem. The police have...

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