9 new States add to Covid surge, 25K +ve on 2nd day in row

9 new States add to Covid surge, 25K +ve on 2nd day in row

Friday, 10 July 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

Maha, Tamil Nadu and Delhi clock record spike on Thursday With several States other than the worst-affected trio of Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu and Delhi, clocking record spikes on Thursday, India reported more than 25,000 cases and 400 plus deaths for the second consecutive day. Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Bihar, West Bengal, Haryana,...

India, China agree to ease LAC standoff

India, China agree to ease LAC standoff

Thursday, 02 July 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

Rajnath Singh to visit Ladakh today to review ground situation The third round military-level  talks between India and China to resolve the stand-off at various places along the Line of Actual Control in Eastern Ladakh,  saw the  two sides resolving to “sincerely” implement the disengagement understanding reached in the first corps...

Capital's recovery rate  rises to 66% amid surge

Capital's recovery rate rises to 66% amid surge

Wednesday, 01 July 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

With over 85,000 Covid cases, Delhi’s recovery rate has gone up to 66.03 per cent. According to the Delhi Government data, the city’s average weekly positivity rate has gone from its highest point of 31 per cent in the second week of June to 18 per cent in the last...

Delhi becomes first State to start plasma bank Covid care

Delhi becomes first State to start plasma bank Covid care

Tuesday, 30 June 2020 | Sapna Singh | NEW DELHI

Facility at ILBS to begin tomorrow The Delhi Government will start a plasma bank at Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS) hospital in South Delhi for treatment of Covid-19 patients, announced Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday. Urging those recovered from corona to come forward and donate plasma, Kejriwal said...

Auto driver succumbs to police brutality, TN to shift case to CBI

Auto driver succumbs to police brutality, TN to shift case to CBI

Monday, 29 June 2020 | ​​​​​​​​​​​​​Kumar Chellappan | Chennai

Mass protest across State Police brutality claimed one more life in Tamil Nadu. An autorickshaw driver who was subjected to severe assault in police custody died in a Government Hospital at Tenkasi on Sunday.  The youth has been identified as Kumaresan. Navaneethakrishnan, father of Kumaresan, alleged in a complaint that his...

ED grills Ahmed  Patel in money laundering case

ED grills Ahmed  Patel in money laundering case

Sunday, 28 June 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday questioned senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel at his residence in Delhi in connection with the Sandesara brothers money laundering case, officials said. A three-member ED team reached Patel’s home at 23, Mother Teresa Crescent in the Lutyens Bungalow Zone here around 11.30 am. The team...

Early monsoon brings cheers to farmers

Early monsoon brings cheers to farmers

Saturday, 27 June 2020 | Rajesh Kumar | New Delhi

The Southwest monsoon covered the entire country on Friday, 12 days earlier than the expected scheduled date, bringing in cheers to the farmers. The monsoon usually covers the whole country by July 8. The monsoon further advanced into the remaining parts of Rajasthan, Haryana, and Punjab on Friday morning. Gusty winds...

3,000 hotels, restaurants in Delhi boycott Chinese goods, nationals

3,000 hotels, restaurants in Delhi boycott Chinese goods, nationals

Friday, 26 June 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Hotels and Restaurant Owners Association informs its decision to CAIT In view of the recent face-off with China, the Delhi Hotels and Restaurant Owners’ Association (DHROA) on Thursday announced to boycott Chinese goods as well as not provide accommodation to Chinese nationals in the budget hotels and guest houses in...

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