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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...

COVID-19 global death toll passes 24,000

The U.S overtook China with the most coronavirus cases worldwide, fueled by a large jump in infections in New York, while global deaths from the pand...

COVID-19 doubts: Man ends life in Karnataka

A 56-year old man, who suspected he had contracted the coronavirus infection, ended his life in Udupi district, police sources said.The deceased has ...

Coronavirus death toll passes 1,000 in U.S

The United States has registered more than 1,000 COVID-19 deaths as the country confirmed more than 69,000 cases.The U.S Senate passed a sweeping $2 ...

Spain extends state of emergency till Apr 12

Spain extended its state of emergency for two more weeks to allow the government to extend stringent lockdown measures in a desperate attempt to cont...

Centre announces relief package of Rs 1.7 lakh cr for poor

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday announced an economic bailout package to tide over the impact of coronavirus.“The governm...

Coronavirus suspect with no travel history dies in MP

A 47-year-old man, who was admitted to a government hospital in Indore as a coronavirus suspect, died in the wee hours of Thursday, officials said.Hi...

China reports 67 new imported COVID-19 cases

China has reported no new local coronavirus infections for the second consecutive day, but the number of imported COVID-19 cases sharply rose to 67 i...

U.S Senate passes coronavirus rescue package

The Senate has passed an unparalleled USD 2.2 trillion economic rescue package steering aid to businesses, workers and health care systems engulfed b...

Railways mulls converting coaches into isolation wards

The Indian Railways is contemplating to convert its coaches and cabins in isolation wards in view of the growing number of COVID-19 patients, sources...

Total COVID-19 cases surge to 649 in India

The total number of COVID-19 positive cases rose to 649 in India, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said. The report also stated the death to...

9 new COVID-19 positive cases in Kerala

Nine more people tested positive for the coronavirus in Kerala on Wednesday, taking the total number of those presently under treatment to 112. Four ...

Coronavirus: Global death toll crosses 21,000

The global death toll due to the novel coronavirus on has crossed the 21,000 mark and number of confirmed cases worldwide soared past 450,000, report...

COVID-19 cases rise to 606 in India

Nearly 90 more coronavirus positive cases were reported in India taking the total number of cases to 606, on Wednesday while the number of deaths was...

Govt monitoring availability of essential commodities in market

Union Food minister Ram Vilas Paswan said that the government is monitoring the availability of essential commodities in the market amid nationwide l...

54-yr COVID-19 patient dies in TN

A 54-yr old man infected with the coronavirus died at a hospital in Madurai in the early hours of Wednesday, Tamil Nadu's first recorded death due to...

Tokyo Olympics postponed to 2021

The 2020 Olympic and Paralympic games have been postponed until next year due to the coronavirus pandemic. On a day of unprecedented financial and lo...

PM announces all-India lockdown

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced complete lockdown of the entire country, as part of government's stringent efforts to tackle COVID-19. The loc...

Kerala reports 14 fresh COVID-19 cases

Kerala reported 14 fresh coronavirus cases  on Tuesday, taking the total number of positive cases in the state to 105. A health worker is among ...

Students of Gujarat schools to be promoted sans exams

The Gujarat government has decided to keep all schools closed and promote students of Classes 1 to 9 and 11 of the state board, as the annual exams c...

Govt waives minimum bank balance charge for saving a/c

The government has allowed free of charge cash withdrawal from any other bank ATM for debit card holders for three months in the wake of the coronavi...