Training of Indian cosmonauts for the country's first manned mission to space, Gaganyaan, was put on hold due to COVID-19
Lakhs of migrant labourers stranded away from home in Delhi and other big cities have been attempting to reach home in the last two months, a large number of them walking on foot after they found no mode of conveyance.
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak has set a tentative June 4 date for reopening casinos. The Democratic governor said in a statement Friday that Nevada has continued to see decreasing cases of the coronavirus and hospitalisations of COVID-19 when some restrictions began to be eased nearly two weeks ago.
The high representative for disarmament affairs said growing digital dependency has increased the vulnerability to cyberattacks, and it is estimated that one such attack takes place every 39 seconds.
The easing of the lockdown should not be construed as a return to absolute normalcy. 2020 and subsequent years, will be a period of recovery.
Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said on Saturday that 'Hunar Haat' had provided employment opportunities to more than five lakh Indian artisans, craftspeople, culinary experts in the last five years and had become popular among the people.
Check flights leaving for and from India to bring back stranded Indians
Earlier this week, as the lockdown was extended for the fourth time, Mukesh Kumar decided Delhi was no longer the place for him or his family and they would head to their village in Unnao, Uttar Pradesh, even if it meant walking every step of the 500 km distance.
German automakers Volkswagen AG and Audi have major plants in the state southeast of Mexico City, but they have idled production due to the pandemic.
The deceased employees were a part of the company's production and packaging departments, a spokesperson said.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to visit Cyclone Amphan hit South 24 Parganas district on Saturday and take stock of the situation.
The recipient of Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology also stressed that testing should be carried out vigorously to identify coronavirus hotspots and isolate those areas.
The death toll in the district rose to 111 after samples of a 40-year-old deceased tested positive, said Indore's chief medical and health officer Praveeen Jadia.
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The Canara Credit Support is extended as a quick and hassle-free loan to overcome temporary liquidity mismatches for payment of statutory dues, salary/wages/electricity bill, rent etc., the bank said in a statement.
However, the scientists, including those from the Beijing Institute of Biotechnology in China said further research is needed to confirm whether the vaccine protects against SARS-COV-2 infection.
The president threatened Friday to “override” governors who defy him, but it was unclear what authority he has to do so.
China's National Health Commission said that so far, 370 asymptomatic cases, including 26 from overseas, were under quarantine.
Hotels will additionally ensure their fleet of hotel owned and operated cars are thoroughly sanitised before and after each trip.
Maharashtra continues to be the worst-affected state, followed by Tamil Nadu (14,753), Gujarat (13,268) and Delhi (12,319).
The minister also said that the Maharashtra Cyber Department has so far registered 410 offences and arrested 213 persons in connection with these.
Singh said those found violating the protocol will be prosecuted under the National Disaster Management Act, 2005.
Over 50 volunteers from Animal Adoption and Rescue Team (AART) have been patrolling the streets of Pune, looking to rescue abandoned pets and feeding strays during the COVID- 19 lockdown.
The special train had left the southern metropolis on Tuesday night and arrived here on Friday evening, he said.