April 17, 2021 01:08 PM IST
Congress has been critical of the Modi government's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic.
- April 17, 2021 12:35 PM IST
- April 17, 2021 11:11 AM IST
For Indian students giving their Class X and Class XII board examinations in 2021, there is a constant fear of exams being postponed and results being delayed due to the second wave of COVID-19.
- April 17, 2021 09:30 AM IST
The ongoing Kumbh Mela has drawn flak from various quarters as the number of COVID-19 cases has zoomed at a rapid pace in the past few weeks.
- April 17, 2021 09:05 AM IST
Vivekh was brought to the hospital at 11 am on April 16 in an unconscious condition by his family members.
- April 17, 2021 08:42 AM IST
By-polls to Belgaum Lok Sabha and Basavakalyan Assembly seats were necessitated following the death of Union Minister Suresh Angadi and MLA B Narayan Rao respectively due to COVID-19 in September last year.
- April 17, 2021 07:53 AM IST
It has been learnt that BCCI secretary Jay Shah has informed the Apex Council about government's decision on giving visas to the Pakistan players.
- April 17, 2021 07:45 AM IST
The policy, made public late Friday night, said the cryogenic tankers will be transported as a paid-for roll on-roll of (Ro-Ro) service to various destinations across states.
- April 17, 2021 07:26 AM IST
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- April 17, 2021 07:07 AM IST
West Bengal Assembly Election 2021 Highlights: Phase 5 of voting in 45 constituencies is underway. Catch the latest updates here
- April 16, 2021 10:49 PM IST
With 2,72,226 new tests, the number of samples tested so far in Maharashtra has gone up to 2,33,08,878, the official said.
- April 16, 2021 10:19 PM IST
The demand for personal vehicles and two-wheeler segments shot through the roof post the unlocking as people tried to avoid public transport, the recovery in demand was quite exceptional. Tractor & commercial vehicles witnessed slow recovery post unlocking. But now they are catching up fast as sales start to witness growth from pre-COVID levels. Watch the video to know more
- April 16, 2021 09:16 PM IST
The company has earmarked 300 products, which are to be picked up from the small and medium enterprises, its executive director Anil Joshi said while speaking at a webinar on reigniting growth for the MSMEs.
- April 16, 2021 09:00 PM IST
Singh, the Union Minister for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), said that in times like this, joint initiatives and joint ventures will be imperative to put back on track all that had tended to get off the track due to COVID-19 related turbulence.
- April 16, 2021 08:25 PM IST
The last single-day spike in deaths from COVID-19 complications was reported in Delhi on November 19, when 131 coronavirus patients had succumbed to the disease.
- April 16, 2021 08:14 PM IST
Startup funding in India has been on a tear in 2021. The first hundred days of the year have already produced ten unicorns, firms valued at over a billion dollars or more, compared to 11 in all of 2020. Four consecutive days between April 5 and 8 birthed six unicorns. What's driving the surge? Catch Rajan Anandan, Managing Director, Sequoia India & Surge, Radhika Gupta, MD & CEO, Edelweiss AMC, Nithin Kamath, Founder & CEO, Zerodha and Vidit Aatrey, Founder & CEO, Meesho, discuss this subject and more in the 5th episode of Moneycontrol Masterclass.
- April 16, 2021 08:05 PM IST
Remdesivir vials, which have seen a huge surge in demand in India, are being sold on the classified advertising website. OLX users from Gujarat and Maharashtra have listed Remdesivir vials for sale on the platform.
- April 16, 2021 07:55 PM IST
An Indian foreign ministry spokesman said that India had noted the US decision to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan and end military operations there.
- April 16, 2021 07:49 PM IST
It also extended the silence period from 48 hours to 72 hours in each of the remaining three of the eight phases of the West Bengal polls to be held on April 22, 26 and 29.
- April 16, 2021 07:05 PM IST
Gold traded higher to a more than one-month peak as US Treasury yields slipped despite better-than- expected US economic data, pushing investors to bullion as a refuge against possible inflation ahead.
- April 16, 2021 06:39 PM IST
"I request you, sir, to instruct the officials concerned of Health Ministry to supply 60 lakh doses of COVID vaccine to my state to ensure that all the population above 45 years is vaccinated for the first dose in the next three weeks," YS Jagan Mohan Reddy said in the letter, the second he sent to the PM in a week.
- April 16, 2021 06:33 PM IST
The current production capacity of Covaxin vaccine will be doubled by May-June 2021 and increased to around 10 crore doses per month by September, the government claimed.
- April 16, 2021 06:25 PM IST
The education body said it would decide in June whether the exams for the academic year could be conducted.
- April 16, 2021 06:08 PM IST
One of the reasons pointed out in the Lancet study highlights how super-spreader events account for substantial SARS-CoV-2 transmission. Such events may be the coronavirus pandemic’s primary driver and cannot be properly explained by close contact or touching shared surfaces.
- April 16, 2021 06:05 PM IST
The Union Minister had received his first dose of the coronavirus vaccine on March 5 at Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital in Pune.