Everything under control: TN CM

Everything under control: TN CM

Wednesday, 03 June 2020 | Kumar Chellappan | KOCHI/CHENNAI

With the total number of covid cases in Tamil Nadu inching towards 25,000, Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswamy assured the people that there was nothing to worry and everything was under control. Addressing the media at Fort Saint George on Tuesday after presiding over a meeting of senior Cabinet Ministers, top bureaucrats...

U’khand CM, three other Ministers in self-quarantine after colleague tests +ve

Tuesday, 02 June 2020 | PTI | Dehradun

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat and three cabinet colleagues were in self-quarantine Monday following a meeting last week with Tourism Minister Satpal Maharaj, who has tested positive for coronavirus. Satpal Maharaj, his wife and 21 other people – family members, staff and his followers staying in the same household –...

Moody's, Fitch and S&P trying to destabilise India's economy as part of ‘Chinese conspiracy': BJP MP

Tuesday, 02 June 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

BJP MP Nishikant Dubey has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take immediate action against global rating agencies Moody's, Fitch and S&P, alleging that they are "trying to destabilise" India's economy as part of a "Chinese conspiracy". Though these rating agencies are based in the US, "China has invested in these...

7.26 mn records of BHIM user data leaked: Report

Tuesday, 02 June 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

Security researchers have discovered that about 7.26 million records linked to users of mobile payments app BHIM were left exposed to the public by a website. The exposed data included sensitive information such as names, dates of birth, age, gender, home address, caste status and Aadhaar card details, among others, said...

Advisory issued for prayers in UP mosques

Tuesday, 02 June 2020 | IANS | Lucknow

The Islamic Centre of India has issued a fresh advisory regarding opening of mosques from June 8. Maulana Khalid Rashid Firangi Mahali, chairman of the Centre, said that people should wait for 15 days before going to mosques. He asked people not to crowd in mosques and added that people above 65...

Guj offices, shops re-open, buses are back on roads

Tuesday, 02 June 2020 | IANS | Gandhinagar

With the announcement of relaxations in lockdown norms, the wheels of administration in Gujarat started rolling again, here on Monday, after more than two months of shutdown. The Government offices, including the Secretariat, returned to normal functioning. However, curbs continued for offices located in containment zones and employees residing in those...

76 new cases, 34 discharged in Andhra

Tuesday, 02 June 2020 | IANS | Amaravati

Andhra Pradesh's 76 new coronavirus cases took the state's total tally on Monday to 3,118 even as 34 patients were cured and discharged to take such cases to 2,169. The number of active cases in the state now stands at 885. With two deaths in Kurnool district, the state's death toll climbed...

People crowd streets on Day 1 of unlock 1.0 in WB

Tuesday, 02 June 2020 | Saugar Sengupta | Kolkata

The City of Joy tended to miss a heart beat on Monday the first day of “unlock 1.0” even as things degenerated into a mega mix-up when citizens threw all cautions to the wind thronging public places and boarding packed up public buses—that ran far and few between —in mad...

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