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Kerala reports 21 new COVID-19 cases

Twenty-one more persons have been tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said. With this, the total number of COV...

HC stays govt order on special passes for tipplers to buy liquor

The Kerala High Court stayed a state government decision to issue special passes to tipplers, who have withdrawal symptoms and doctor''s prescription...

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

The Kerala government rejected concerns of community spread of novel coronavirus in the state in the wake of the second death of a patient in Thiruva...

'Common plan needed for exit after lockdown': PM tells CMs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a meeting held with Chief Minister's via video-conferencing on Thursday, indicated that the lockdown may be lifted i...

Railways, airlines resume bookings for travels from Apr 15

The Indian Railways and major airlines have started to accept bookings from passengers from April 15, the day when the 21-day-lockdown announced by P...

Canara Bank is now India's 4th largest public sector bank

Canara Bank said that following its merger with Syndicate Bank, it is now the fourth largest state-owned bank by assets.The bank said that the combin...

Azim Premji Foundation commit Rs 1,125 cr to tackle COVID-19 crisis

The Azim Premji Foundation along with Wipro Limited and Wipro Enterprises has committed Rs 1,125 crore to tackle the Covid-19 health crisis in India....

Coronavirus death toll passes 10,000 in Spain

A total of 10,003 people who tested positive for coronavirus have now died in Spain, according to the country’s health ministry, marking a rise...

Global economy could shrink by almost 1% in 2020: UN

The global economy could shrink by up to one per cent in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, a reversal from the previous forecast of 2.5 per cent ...

Singapore reports 4th death due to COVID-19

Singapore has reported its fourth death due to the novel coronavirus, the Health Ministry said, a day after 74 new COVID-19 infections, including sev...

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...

Bhim Army chief calls for Bharat Bandh on Feb 23

Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar Aazad on Wednesday called for a 'Bharat Bandh' on February 23 against a Supreme Court ruling that states were not bou...

Nirbhaya Case: Mercy Petition of Vinay Sharma rejected

The Supreme Court has rejected the request of Nirbhaya case death-row convict Vinay Sharma to peruse recommendation for rejection of his mercy plea. ...

SC directs political parties to upload details of pending criminal cases against candidates on website

The Supreme Court today directed political parties to upload on their website details of pending criminal cases against candidates contesting polls. ...

FASTag to be available free of charge for 15 days

To further enhance electronic toll collection, the National Highways Authority of India has decided to waive FASTag fee till February 29, the governm...

Indian armed forces are at cusp of transformation: General Rawat

    India's armed forces are at the cusp of transformation, Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat said, noting that proxy war and cross bo...

WHO names coronavirus as 'COVID-19'

The new coronavirus that has killed over 1,000 people in China and sickened more than 43,000 others globally has been named 'COVID-19', the World Hea...

Arvind Kejriwal to sworn-in as Delhi CM on Feb 16

Arvind Kejriwal will sworn-in as the chief minister of Delhi on February 16 for the third time at the Ramlila Maidan.Kejriwal’s oath-taking cer...

U.S President to visit India on Feb 24-25

U.S President Donald Trump has said that he is looking forward to his first visit to India and indicated that the two countries may sign a trade deal...

NRC data is safe, says Home Ministry

The Centre on Wednesday said the NRC data in Assam is safe even though some technical issues were visible and that will be resolved soon. The Union H...

Nepal sees slight decline in tourists in January

India continued to be Nepal's top source of tourists in January even though there was a slight decline in the total number of tourists visiting the p...

Delhi polls: 63 Congress candidates lose deposits

Congress's performance touched a record low in the Delhi Assembly election as the party bagged less than 5 per cent of the total votes polled and 63 ...

IndiGo announces 4-day special Valentine sale

Low cost carrier IndiGo on Tuesday announced a four-day special Valentine sale on travel across its network within India with all-inclusive fares sta...

Economy not in trouble, green shoots visible: Minister

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the economy is not in trouble and green shoot are visible with the country moving towards a USD 5 trillion e...

Haryana govt launches 'Reading Mission'

To inculcate reading habit among students, the 'Reading Mission- Haryana' has been initiated by the state government, Education Minister Kanwar Pal s...

Coronavirus: Death toll crosses 1,000

The death toll in China due to the novel coronavirus epidemic has crossed 1,000, while the confirmed cases have gone over 42,000, health officials an...

AAP headed for second term in Delhi

The Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday appeared to be heading back to power for a second term in Delhi with the party leading in 52 seats of the 70 and the B...

P. Parameswaran cremated with full state honours

People from various walks of life, including leaders from across the political spectrum, bid adieu to veteran RSS ideologue P. Parameswaran as his mo...

Indian expat found infected of coronavirus in UAE

An Indian national has been found to be infected with coronavirus in the latest case of virus infection in the UAE, Ministry of Health and Prevention...

SC upholds constitutional validity of SC/ST Amendment Act, 2018

The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the constitutional validity of the SC/ST Amendment Act, 2018, and said a court can grant anticipatory bail only in...

Coronavirus outbreak: Death toll rises to 908

The death toll in China due to novel coronavirus epidemic has gone up to 908 and the number of confirmed cases rose over 40,000, Chinese health offic...