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AFSPA extended for 6 months in Assam

The Assam government extended the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act for another six months in the entire state with effect from February 28, after re...

BJP not to hold protest for 1 month

The BJP has decided not to hold any protest or demonstration for a month in view of the coronavirus outbreak, party president J.P Nadda said. The par...

Coronavirus cases in India climb to 147

The number of novel coronavirus cases in the country rose to 147 on Wednesday, with 10 fresh cases reported from various parts of the country, accord...

Exams till Class VIII cancelled in Goa

Exams for students upto Class VIII were cancelled in Goa on Tuesday as a precautionary measure against the novel coronavirus outbreak.A circular issu...

COVID-19 outbreak: UP extends 'shutdown' till Apr 2

To contain the coronavirus spread, the Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday extended the closure of all educational institutions, cinemas, mulitplexes...

FOC-Standard LCA Tejas takes to skies on maiden flight

Tejas, the first Light Combat Aircraft in Final Operational Clearance-standard (SP-21) took to the skies for its maiden flight in Bengaluru on Tuesda...

CAA does not violate fundamental rights, Centre tells SC

The Centre told the Supreme Court that the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), 2019 does not violate any fundamental right. The central government, in...

6 candidates from TN set to be elected unopposed to RS

Six candidates from Tamil Nadu, three each from the AIADMK and DMK, are set to be elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha, with their nominations being ...

COVID-19: Air India pilots seek urgent financial aid

Air India pilots sought an urgent financial assistance from the government on Monday for the disinvestment-bound national carrier amid the coronaviru...

Mumbai man dies of COVID-19, 3rd fatality in India

India reported its third coronavirus fatality with a 64-year-old man dying in Mumbai, Health Ministry officials said as the number of positive cases ...

SC grants permanent commission for women in Navy

Maintaining that women and men officers should be treated equally, the Supreme Court on Tuesday cleared permanent commission for women in the Navy. ...

Mandatory quarantine for travellers to India from Gulf countries

India will quarantine all passengers travelling from or transitting through four GCC countries."Expanding compulsory quarantine for a minimum period ...

Coronavirus cases in India increases to 126

The number of novel coronavirus cases in the country rose to 126 on Tuesday after fresh cases were reported from several states, the Health Ministry ...

Govt nominates ex-CJI Ranjan Gogoi to Rajya Sabha

Former Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, who headed benches that pronounced several key judgements including in the sensitive Ayodhya land dispute...

Assam shuts schools, colleges, cinemas till March 29

The Assam government on Sunday ordered closure of all educational institutions, cinema halls, gymnasiums and swimming pools with immediate effect til...

Parliament nod for 3 central Sanskrit Universities

Parliament on Monday passed a bill to upgrade three deemed Sanskrit universities into central universities.The Central Sanskrit Universities Bill, 20...

Dream to make India a sports 'superpower': Minister

The government said in Rajya Sabha that it hopes to position India as a 'superpower' in the field of sports and a Talent Search Committee will be con...

Odisha reports first coronavirus case

The first confirmed case of novel coronavirus in Odisha was reported on Monday after a researcher who recently returned from Italy tested positive fo...

COVID-19 cases climbs to 37 in Maharashtra

Four new cases of novel coronavirus infection have been detected in Maharashtra, taking the state tally to 37. Of the four cases, three were reported...

Indian retail reels under coronavirus concerns

Amid the rising number of coronavirus cases in the country, the order of closure of malls and multiplexes across many top cities by the respective st...

Kerala govt begins distribution of free rations

The Kerala government on Wednesday began distribution of free ration to the people of the state through the Public Distribution System (PDS) followin...

Kerala govt rejects concerns of community spread

Kerala reports 2nd COVID-19 death

32 new COVID-19 positive cases in Kerala

Wimbledon cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

Wimbledon 2020 has been cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic, the All England Lawn Tennis Club (ALETC) said. The premier tennis Grand Slam tournament h...

COVID-19 outbreak: Global death toll crosses 42,000

Coronavirus deaths in U.S pass 4,000