NIA files supplementary charge sheet in killing of Arunachal Pradesh MLA in NSCN(IM) ambush

Last Updated on March 31, 2020 at 6:10 pmNew Delhi, March 31: The National Investigation Agency on Tuesday filed a supplementary charge sheet in the killing of an MLA and 10 others in Arunachal Pradesh allegedly in an ambush by…

Lockdown: Don’t use tobacco, alcohol to cope with boredom, these affect immunity, says Health ministry

Last Updated on March 31, 2020 at 2:03 pmNew Delhi, March 31: Using tobacco and drinking alcohol to cope with boredom during the COVID-19 lockdown can affect immunity as well as mental health, the Union Health Ministry said on Tuesday,…

Counter misinformation, superstition on coronavirus: PM to social workers

Last Updated on March 30, 2020 at 5:14 pmNew Delhi, March 30: Organisations involved in social welfare can play a big role in countering superstitions and misinformation about coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday. In the name of…

Coronavirus poses a different problem for UP village called “Korauna”National

Coronavirus poses a different problem for UP village called “Korauna”

Last Updated on March 30, 2020 at 3:57 pmSitapur, UP, March 30: With a name that rhymes with the coronavirus pandemic, villagers in Uttar Pradesh’s Sitapur district are a troubled lot. Residents of Korauna village say they have been facing…

PMO sets up high-level panels to deal with situation post lockdown; restore normalcy

Last Updated on March 29, 2020 at 7:52 pmNew Delhi, March 29: The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) on Sunday constituted 10 different high-level committees to suggest measures to ramp up healthcare, put the economy back on track and reduce misery…

Centre orders closure of state borders to stop migrants’ exodus; warns lockdown violators of 14-day quarantine

Last Updated on March 29, 2020 at 4:40 pmNew Delhi, March 29: The Centre on Sunday asked state governments and Union Territory administrations to effectively seal state and district borders to stop movement of migrant workers during the nationwide lockdown…

Centre asks states to seal state, district borders to stop exodus of migrants

Last Updated on March 29, 2020 at 2:26 pmNew Delhi, March 29: The Centre on Sunday asked state governments and Union Territory administrations to effectively seal state and district borders to stop movements of migrant workers during lockdown, officials said.…

CHRI’s call to PM and CMs: Strong action needed against discrimination during pandemic

Last Updated on March 29, 2020 at 2:18 pmLaunch information and social media campaigns, hotlines, nodal groups to prevent racial attacks New Delhi, March 29: Taking note of reports of numerous incidents of racism and discrimination during the COVID-19 pandemic…

Septuagenarian Sikh priest infected 27 of total 38 coronavirus cases in Punjab

Last Updated on March 28, 2020 at 9:06 pmChandigarh, March 28: A 70-year-old Sikh priest, who returned from a trip to Germany and Italy, is being seen as the one who infected 27 of the 38 coronavirus cases reported in…

India’s response to COVID-19 pre-emptive, pro-active, graded: Govt

Last Updated on March 28, 2020 at 12:41 pmNew Delhi, March 28: India’s response to COVID-19 has been “pre-emptive, pro-active and graded”, the government said on Saturday, brushing aside the allegations that the 21-day nationwide lockdown was announced without any…