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'Mini lockdowns' need to go for building on revival signs: CII

'Mini lockdowns' need to go for building on revival signs: CII

859 days ago
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) As economic activities slowly pace up, Chandrajit Banerjee, Director General of CII, has said that businesses should be allowed to function without u....
'Herd immunity doesn't seem to work for Covid-19, need to be careful' (IANS Exclusive)

'Herd immunity doesn't seem to work for Covid-19, need to be careful' (IANS Exclusive)

859 days ago
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) After Delhi seemed to be overwhelmed by the Covid-19 catastrophe, a respite may be in sight with the number of cases beginning to decline consistentl....
Head constable shoots self in Delhi

Head constable shoots self in Delhi

859 days ago
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) A head constable with Delhi Police committed suicide by shooting himself. He was rushed to the hospital but was declared brought dead.
Jharkhand blames Bihar, Bengal for rise in corona cases

Jharkhand blames Bihar, Bengal for rise in corona cases

859 days ago
Ranchi, July 28 (IANS) Jharkhand is witnessing an increase in the number of coronavirus cases due to neighbouring states of Bihar and West Bengal, a senior officer said on Tuesday.
CJI: UP is suffering cos someone with 64 cases was released on bail

CJI: UP is suffering cos someone with 64 cases was released on bail

859 days ago
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Chief Justice S.A. Bobde on Tuesday came down heavily on the Uttar Pradesh administration suffering the state has been suffering as someone with 64 c....
Pak violates ceasefire on LoC in Poonch

Pak violates ceasefire on LoC in Poonch

859 days ago
Jammu, July 28 (IANS) Pakistan violated ceasefire on the Line of Control (LoC) on Tuesday in J&K's Poonch district yet again as it breached the LoC in two sectors of the district.
Delhi HC expresses displeasure over decline in RT-PCR tests

Delhi HC expresses displeasure over decline in RT-PCR tests

859 days ago
The Delhi High Court has expressed displeasure at the rapid decline in the number of RT-PCR tests in the national capital, saying that almost 50 per cent of such tests are no....
Shivraj leads by example, washes clothes himself in hospital

Shivraj leads by example, washes clothes himself in hospital

859 days ago
Little surprising though, a chief minister washes his own clothes while in treatment for Covid-19. It is none other Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan who is....
Plasma donation campaign to treat corona patients in Bhopal

Plasma donation campaign to treat corona patients in Bhopal

859 days ago
With the number of corona-infected persons rising steadily in Madhya Pradesh, a plasma bank is being set up in Gandhi Medical College in Bhopal for corona patients. A plasma ....
EC objects to speculation on J&K polls

EC objects to speculation on J&K polls

859 days ago
Amid speculation of conduct of elections in Jammu & Kashmir, the Election Commission has cautioned officials and people in high office not to make comments about the election....
Ex-MP adds 'Shudra' to his name

Ex-MP adds 'Shudra' to his name

859 days ago
Former MP and Samajwadi Party leader Ramakant Yadav has announced that he would add 'Shudra' to him name to blur the divide between Hindus and Dalits.
2 beaten to death in Bihar for stealing cattle

2 beaten to death in Bihar for stealing cattle

859 days ago
Two people were beaten to death by villagers for allegedly stealing cattle in Simultala police station area of Jamui district of Bihar.
Former Karnataka minister succumbs to Covid-19

Former Karnataka minister succumbs to Covid-19

859 days ago
Former Karnataka Congress minister Raja Madangopal Nayak died of Covid-19 in a designated hospital at Kalaburagi in the state's northern region, an official said on Tuesday. ....
In 2020 comfort comes first in fashion

In 2020 comfort comes first in fashion

859 days ago
Halfway into 2020 with most part of it spent in lockdown; this year has officially been tagged as the year of lounge wear -- sweatshirts, joggers, hoodies, pyjamas are mainst....
Goa Cong demands medical experts panel to tackle pandemic

Goa Cong demands medical experts panel to tackle pandemic

859 days ago
The Congress in Goa on Tuesday demanded setting up of a high level panel of medical experts to tackle the Covid-19 pandemic crisis in the state, which saw a record 258 cases ....
Delhi-NCR to receive heavy rain on Wednesday, Thursday: IMD

Delhi-NCR to receive heavy rain on Wednesday, Thursday: IMD

859 days ago
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday sounded an orange alert for the national capital for the next two days and stated that the city is likely to experience m....
Delhi couple among 3 held in Bengaluru for sex racket

Delhi couple among 3 held in Bengaluru for sex racket

859 days ago
A couple from Delhi were among three persons arrested on the charge of running a prostitution racket in the city, run discreetly online for pimping and receiving payments, an....
BSP MLAs' merger with Cong: Raj MLA files 2nd plea in HC

BSP MLAs' merger with Cong: Raj MLA files 2nd plea in HC

859 days ago
A day after the Rajasthan High Court dismissed BJP MLA Madanlal Dilawar's plea over merger of Rajasthan BSP with the Congress, he filed a second petition in the High Court on....
'TN order to pay Rs 10,000 as servant allowance to retired babus wrong in principle'

'TN order to pay Rs 10,000 as servant allowance to retired babus wrong in principle'

859 days ago
At a time when retired Chief Secretaries and Additional Chief Secretaries are drawing a monthly pension of about Rs 1.2 lakh per month and are also receiving retirement benef....
'Swami Vivekananda galvanised a somnambulant continent into a new awakening' (IANS Interview)

'Swami Vivekananda galvanised a somnambulant continent into a new awakening' (IANS Interview)

859 days ago
Swami Vivekananda held that religious truths are verifiable by the experimental method as are scientific truths as they were also predicated by experience except that they co....
ED conducts searches at GVK Group in Hyderabad (Ld)

ED conducts searches at GVK Group in Hyderabad (Ld)

859 days ago
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) is conducting searches in Hyderabad on Tuesday against the GVK Group in connection with the money laundering probe in the Mumbai Internationa....
Vijayan govt is like Ali Baba and 40 thieves: Congress

Vijayan govt is like Ali Baba and 40 thieves: Congress

860 days ago
Stepping up its tirades against the ruling Left Front government led by Pinarayi Vijayan, the Congress-led UDF on Tuesday termed it as the legendary Ali Baba and the Forty Th....
Mumbai, Hyd among 9 spots raided in MIAL money laundering case

Mumbai, Hyd among 9 spots raided in MIAL money laundering case

860 days ago
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday started searches at some nine places in connection with a money laundering probe against the GVK group, Mumbai International Airpo....
Teachers protest non-payment of salaries in DU colleges

Teachers protest non-payment of salaries in DU colleges

860 days ago
Disappointed over continuous delay in the release of salaries to the staff of Delhi University colleges fully funded by the Delhi government, the aggrieved teachers hit the s....
Busting myths around hemp oil

Busting myths around hemp oil

860 days ago
Hemp or hempseed oil is a popular ingredient for beauty and skincare products. However, it does come with its own set of popular myths.
Dalit not allowed cremation on Agra ground, Mayawati seeks probe

Dalit not allowed cremation on Agra ground, Mayawati seeks probe

860 days ago
A Dalit woman's body was unceremoniously removed from the funeral pyre minutes before she was to be cremated by upper caste men in Agra a few days back. The incident has now ....
Over Rs 100 cr to aid Covid-19 war

Over Rs 100 cr to aid Covid-19 war

860 days ago
Crowdfunding platform Ketto India has managed to raise funds totalling Rs 109 crore during the pandemic to help and support more than 3 lakh people in various capacities.
1,215 new Covid cases push Odisha's tally over 28K

1,215 new Covid cases push Odisha's tally over 28K

860 days ago
The Covid-19 cases in Odisha rose to 28,107 with 1,215 new cases in the last 24 hours, informed the health department on Tuesday.
Barkha Sengupta on parenting during lockdown

Barkha Sengupta on parenting during lockdown

860 days ago
Television and film actress Barkha Sengupta feels that during these unprecedented times, a focus on mental and physical health of your kids is fundamental; She advises parent....
UP MLA fears threat to life by mining mafia lord

UP MLA fears threat to life by mining mafia lord

860 days ago
Uttar Pradesh BJP MLA Yogesh Dhama has written to Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and the Director-General of state Police claiming he has been facing a threat to his life fro....
Kidnapping incidents rising in UP, Priyanka writes to CM

Kidnapping incidents rising in UP, Priyanka writes to CM

860 days ago
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday wrote to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, asserting that the law and order in the state is in shambles due to in....
Kerala Gold smuggling: Hyd NIA officer leads Sivasankar's questioning

Kerala Gold smuggling: Hyd NIA officer leads Sivasankar's questioning

860 days ago
The NIA on Tuesday continued questioning suspended senior IAS officer M. Sivasankar, in the gold smuggling case. An woman IPS officer from the NIA has arrived from Hyderabad ....
Covid-19 casts gloom over festival season in Braj Bhoomi

Covid-19 casts gloom over festival season in Braj Bhoomi

860 days ago
An air of despair and gloom has badly affected the festival spirit in Sri Krishna-land, Braj Bhoomi, which in normal times used to attract millions of pilgrims in the holy mo....
Moderna begins phase-3 clinical trial of Covid vaccine in US

Moderna begins phase-3 clinical trial of Covid vaccine in US

860 days ago
Pharmaceutical company Moderna has begun a phase-3 clinical trial to evaluate an investigational vaccine known as mRNA-1273 designed to protect against Covid-19 virus.
Heists to impress girls land 4 in jail

Heists to impress girls land 4 in jail

860 days ago
A student doing his MBA, another doing his basic training certificate (BTC) course, a rice mill staffer and a gym owner, all in their twenties, had only one thing in common. ....
Over 47K new Covid cases push India's tally to 14.83 lakh

Over 47K new Covid cases push India's tally to 14.83 lakh

860 days ago
India on Tuesday registered 47,703 fresh novel coronavirus cases taking the total tally to over 14.83 lakh cases while with 654 new deaths, total fatalities crossed 33,425, t....
'Navratna' attire for lord Ram on 'Bhumi Pujan' day

'Navratna' attire for lord Ram on 'Bhumi Pujan' day

860 days ago
Lord Ram, his brothers Laxman, Bharat, Shatrughan and Lord Hanuman, will wear new clothes, made of velvet with exquisite embroidery and embellished with gem stones on the day....
UP govt hands over Dubey aide case to I-T, ED

UP govt hands over Dubey aide case to I-T, ED

860 days ago
The Yogi Adityanath government has handed over to the Income Tax Department and the Enforcement Directorate a case related to alleged ill-gotten assets acquired by Jai Bajpai....
Ayodhya to get Rs 500 crore worth of projects on Aug 5

Ayodhya to get Rs 500 crore worth of projects on Aug 5

860 days ago
The Yogi Adityanath government is preparing to roll out development projects worth nearly Rs 500 crore for Ayodhya. The projects are likely to be announced on the day of the ....
Indian among 7 youth leaders to invigorate UN's climate plans

Indian among 7 youth leaders to invigorate UN's climate plans

860 days ago
An Indian is among seven young climate leaders, between the age of 18-28 years, who will advise UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres regularly on accelerating global action ....