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Former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh no more

New Delhi: Former Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh has passed away in Singapore. He was 64 and had been hospitalised for a long t...

Crane collapses at Hindustan Shipyard in Visakhapatnam; 10 killed

Visakhapatnam: At least 10 people were crushed to death, while 1 person was injured after a crane collapsed in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday. The incide...

NOC from Ministry of Defence must for Army-based movie

Mumbai: The Ministry of Defence (MoD) in a letter written to Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has suggested that a No Objection Certificate...

COVID-19: India records single-day spike of 57,000 new cases

New Delhi: India has recorded single-day spike of 57,117 positive COVID-19 cases along with 764 deaths in the last 24 hours. With this, total COVID-1...

Govt extends suspension of int'l flights till Aug 31

New Delhi: Aviation regulator DGCA said the suspension of scheduled international flights to and from the country has been extended till August 31 am...

Sajad Gani Lone released from year-long detention

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Conference (JKPC) chairman Sajad Gani Lone was released from nearly a year-long detention, officials said. Sajad ...

SC asks Centre to ensure timely payments to health workers, doctors

New Delhi: Maharashtra, Punjab, Karnataka and Tripura are yet to follow directives on timely payment of salaries to healthcare workers engaged in COV...

Sonia Gandhi admitted to hospital

New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi was admitted to Sir Ganga Ram Hospital on Thursday for routine tests, hospital authorities said. She was a...

Over 55,000 new COVID-19 positive cases in India

New Delhi: Within two days of reaching 15 lakh coronavirus cases, India on Friday crossed the 16 lakh-mark as over 50,000 cases are being recorded in...

Barring India and a few other nations, Kuwait to resume flight operations

Kuwait City: Kuwait’s Council of Ministers has decided to allow citizens and residents to travel to and from the country, starting August 1, th...

Lockdown extended till Aug 31 in Tamil Nadu

Chennai: The lockdown has been extended in Tamil Nadu till August 31 as part of efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19, the state government annou...

Delhi Cabinet lowers VAT on diesel from 30% to 16.75%

New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced a reduction in the Value Added Tax (VAT) on diesel from the existing 30 per cent to 16.75 per cen...

SS Rajamouli and family test Covid-19 positive

Mumbai: SS Rajamouli and his family tested positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday. The filmmaker shared his COVID-19 diagnosis in a tweet and reve...

COVID-19: India reports its highest single-day increase, 52,123 new cases

New Delhi:The single-day increase of coronavirus cases crossed the 50,000-mark for the first time on Thursday, pushing India's COVID-19 caseload to 1...

Unlock 3.0: No schools, metro, cinema halls till Aug 31; gyms allowed

New Delhi: The nationwide Unlock 3 guidelines were issued by the government, opening up more activities outside the containment zones, but schools, c...

India gets a new Education Policy

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the new National Education Policy (NEP) that is expected to set the roadmap for the sector keeping...

HRD Ministry renamed as Ministry of Education

New Delhi: In a significant development, the Union Cabinet decided to change the name of Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) to Ministry of ...

Rafale jets land at Ambala Air Force station

New Delhi: The first batch of five Rafale fighter jets landed at the IAF Air Force Station in Ambala on Wednesday. Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marsh...

Madhya Pradesh minister, wife tested COVID-19 positive

Bhopal: Another minister of Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s cabinet has tested positive for coronavirus, as per the minis...

India's coronavirus tally crosses 15 lakh

New Delhi: India’s COVID-19 tally on Wednesday crossed 15 lakh with 48,513 new cases. The toll rose to 34,193 with 768 fresh fatalities. India ...
 

Kerala records 1564 fresh coronavirus cases

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala recorded 1564 fresh coronavirus cases on Thursday. Of the fresh cases, 1380 were infected through contact.   76...

Trump administration allows few exemptions in H-1B, L-1 travel ban

Washington: In a move that could help Indian IT professionals and those working in the healthcare sector, the Trump Administration has announced cert...