April 18, 2021 11:20 AM IST
The Kumbh Mela in Haridwar has been at the centre of controversy amid fears that it could be a superspreader event with lakhs of devotees attending the event as the second wave of COVID-19 surges uncontrollably.
- April 18, 2021 10:50 AM IST
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel expressed grief over the incident and announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh each to the families of the deceased.
- April 18, 2021 09:55 AM IST
While Moderna is 'not keen' to enter India because of its existing supply commitments, Pfizer's entry is conditional upon signing of an indemnity bond, a news report suggests.
- April 18, 2021 09:21 AM IST
The Leader of Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly said the state government was harassing the Daman-based pharma as BJP leaders approached him for the supply of the antiviral medication to the state
- April 18, 2021 09:14 AM IST
Mumbai Mayor Kishori Pednekar also requested people returning from the Kumbh Mela to quarantine themselves upon arrival.
- April 18, 2021 08:38 AM IST
Coronavirus News Highlights: The total number of vaccinations across the country surpassed the 12.26 crore mark on April 18
- April 18, 2021 07:52 AM IST
The vaccination drive could not be taken up in rural Odisha due to the scarcity of Covishield stocks
- April 17, 2021 10:43 PM IST
Mumbai recorded 8,811 new cases and 51 fatalities, taking the city's case tally to 5,71,018 and the death toll to 12,301.
- April 17, 2021 10:32 PM IST
As regards oxygen supply, PM Modi directed that the installation of medical oxygen plants be sped up. The prime minister also added that the supply of oxygen required for the production of medicines and equipment necessary to handle the pandemic should be ensured.
- April 17, 2021 09:24 PM IST
Earlier this week, three other judges of the Delhi High Court had tested COVID-19 positive and they were having mild symptoms and were in home isolation.
- April 17, 2021 08:46 PM IST
People employed in essential services such as civic officials, personnel of electricity, telephone and press departments will have to stick yellow stickers on their vehicles, he said.
- April 17, 2021 08:23 PM IST
Rijiju was in Uttarakhand on Friday to inaugurate a Water Sports and Adventure Institute in Tehri.
- April 17, 2021 07:57 PM IST
The number of COVID-19 cases are rising rapidly with 24,000 fresh cases reported in the last 24 hours, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said in an online media briefing.
- April 17, 2021 06:20 PM IST
LBMA Gold Spot on the weekly chart has given a breakout of its range-bound movement of $1,710-$1,750 levels indicating a bullish reversal in the counter.
- April 17, 2021 05:54 PM IST
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reviewed the COVID-19 situation along with Manish Sisodia, Health minister Satyendar Jain and top officials.
- April 17, 2021 05:33 PM IST
The CM has said that all of these returnees will be tested using the RT-PCR and those infected will be kept in isolation for 14 days.
- April 17, 2021 04:33 PM IST
In a letter addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Thackeray had said that medical oxygen requirement in the state is projected to reach 2,000 metric tonnes per day by April-end from the present consumption of 1,200 MT per day.
- April 17, 2021 04:29 PM IST
The COVID mutant strain is more infectious and now it has found a new hiding place - the lungs. Even the RT-PCR test is failing to detect the virus. Hospitals are reporting patients coming with symptoms and testing negative. Such patients can be highly contagious and spread the virus. Here's all you need to know.
- April 17, 2021 03:29 PM IST
Here is a list of all cases for which the septuagenarian RJD supremo had trysts with the law
- April 17, 2021 02:19 PM IST
Delhi has the most daily COVID-19 cases for any city in India. Landmarks such as the historic Red Fort where tens of thousands of people would normally gather are deserted.
- April 17, 2021 01:58 PM IST
Actor Sonu Sood said that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and that he is self-isolating.