April 23, 2021 04:28 PM IST
Shashi Tharoor and few media organisations had on Thursday announced the demise of Mahajan (78). However, the Congress MP and others had later deleted the tweets after BJP leaders pointed out that she was fine
- April 23, 2021 04:27 PM IST
Everyone should register on the app as it will ensure that the vaccination drive is conducted in an orderly manner, says CoWin App chief RS Sharma. Almost all vaccination centres are mentioned on the app and the final certificate of vaccination is also digitally available. Registration on the app also helps the government track the adverse effects if any after the vaccination, he added. Watch this video for more details.
- April 23, 2021 03:31 PM IST
As Cuba undergoes a leadership change, Narendra Modi’s decision to strengthen ties with Havana early into his prime ministership is likely to pay off
- April 23, 2021 12:51 PM IST
Chief Secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay represented the state at the review meeting, which was held via video conference, they said.
- April 23, 2021 11:32 AM IST
With COVID-19 stretching business prospects and staring at a domestic market that is close to saturation point, both Popy and John’s are now pinning their hopes on the international market
- April 23, 2021 10:27 AM IST
"Corona can cause a fall in oxygen level but it's #OxygenShortage & lack of ICU beds which is causing many deaths. GOI, this is on you," Gandhi said in a tweet.
- April 23, 2021 09:00 AM IST
On April 16, the state reported 6,910 fresh cases, 26 deaths and 41,047 total active cases at a test positivity rate of 17 percent. The figures today are roughly 75 percent up since.
- April 23, 2021 07:40 AM IST
"In the wake of upsurge in #COVID-19 cases across the country and the ECI order dated 22nd April, 2021, I am cancelling all my pre-scheduled meetings and we will reach out to the people virtually," the Trinamool Congress supremo said on Twitter.
- April 23, 2021 07:28 AM IST
West Bengal Elections 2021 Highlights: Voting took place in a single phase in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on April 6, while voters in Assam cast their votes in three phases. Polling in Bengal is happening in eight phases. Catch the latest updates of the poll campaign here
- April 22, 2021 11:14 AM IST
West Bengal Election 2021: Polling underway for 43 seats in the sixth phase of the assembly election in West Bengal amid a surge in COVID-19 cases.
- April 22, 2021 10:42 AM IST
One would have hoped that our political class would put their differences aside and focus on beating the virus — but they’ve been at daggers drawn, and more so now
- April 22, 2021 08:53 AM IST
Polling began at 7 am on Thursday for 43 seats, including 17 in North 24 Parganas district and nine in Nadia -- most of which have a significant presence of the Matuas, who can decisively sway the results in any party's favour.
- April 22, 2021 08:00 AM IST
Long queues were seen outside most of the polling boths even before the voting began.
- April 22, 2021 07:18 AM IST
West Bengal Elections 2021 News Highlights: Phase 6 of voting in 43 constituencies is underway. Catch the latest updates here
- April 21, 2021 05:14 PM IST
It is becoming clearer that with the US exit from Afghanistan, the role of regional countries, including India, Pakistan, China, Iran, Russia and Central Asian republics, is likely to increase
- April 21, 2021 02:59 PM IST
There is emerging evidence that some of China’s biggest solar companies have worked with the Chinese government to absorb minority workers in Xinjiang, programs often seen as a red flag for potential forced labor and human rights abuses
- April 21, 2021 02:38 PM IST
Looking around, a lot of people may get a feeling that we are living in a failed State in sub-Saharan Africa and not the country which takes pride in being known as the ‘Pharmacy to the World’
- April 21, 2021 02:28 PM IST
There are 71 candidates contesting the sixth phase of West Bengal Assembly elections, who have declared serious criminal cases against themselves
- April 21, 2021 02:09 PM IST
Addressing an election rally at Balurghat in Dakshin Dinajpur district, the TMC chief asserted that West Bengal will be run only by a "Bengal engine government" and not by "Modi's double-engine".
- April 21, 2021 01:24 PM IST
Congress has termed the COVID-19 vaccine policy as "discriminatory and inequitable".
- April 21, 2021 12:41 PM IST
In another tweet, Congress leader P Chidambaram took a swipe at the shortage of COVID-19 vaccines in India
- April 21, 2021 09:01 AM IST
Mr Kishor's statement came after PM Modi addressed the nation on the coronavirus situation amid a surge in cases. He also alleged that the Prime Minister bluffed people to claim victory in the battle against the pandemic.
- April 21, 2021 07:22 AM IST
West Bengal Elections 2021 Highlights: Voting took place in a single phase in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on April 6, while voters in Assam cast their votes in three phases. The next phase of voting in West Bengal will happen tomorrow. Catch the latest updates of the poll campaign here
- April 20, 2021 05:08 PM IST
After the Left Democratic Front government’s actions on the entry of women to the Sabarimala temple politically backfired, it is not taking any chances. The Pinarayi Vijayan government’s decision to hold the Thrissur Pooram reflects this reflex
- April 20, 2021 02:42 PM IST
"No free vaccines for 18-45 yr olds. Middlemen brought in without price controls. No vaccine guarantee for weaker sections. GOI''s Vaccine Discrimination- Not Distribution- Strategy," he said in a tweet.