May 15, 2021 05:40 PM IST
The lockdown, currently in force in all districts of the state, was set to end in most regions at May 15 midnight.
- May 13, 2021 06:51 PM IST
The Biden administration has taken steps to improve accountability and oversight safeguards spurned by the Trump administration, including more detailed and frequent reporting requirements for those receiving funds.
- May 13, 2021 06:26 PM IST
Members of the company’s orchestra and chorus, joined by prominent soloists and led by its music director, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, will give two concerts at the Knockdown Center in Queens on Sunday.
- May 07, 2021 09:15 PM IST
On the farmers' unions protest against the lockdown, Amarinder Singh asserted that the Kisan Morcha, a body of 32 farmers unions, cannot dictate terms to the state government.
- May 05, 2021 10:55 PM IST
During the period, the shops are open till 2 pm and people are allowed to travel till 3 pm. All indoor and outdoor congregations of more than five persons are prohibited, except weddings that have a cap of 50 persons and last rites with a maximum of 30 persons in attendance.
- May 05, 2021 05:18 PM IST
Confirmed new coronavirus cases in Germany rose on Wednesday by 18,034 to 3,451,550, but that 24-hour figure was 4,000 lower than a week ago, and the seven-day incidence per 100,000 people dropped to 132 from 141 on Tuesday, the lowest in three weeks.
- May 03, 2021 12:01 AM IST
The apex court bench also directed the central government to formulate a national policy on admissions to hospitals within two weeks, which shall be followed by all state governments.
- May 02, 2021 03:20 PM IST
The lockdown was announced citing the spike in recent coronavirus cases.
- Apr 21, 2021 09:19 PM IST
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis made the announcement in a televised address Wednesday, adding that restaurants and cafes will be allowed to reopen outdoor areas starting on May 3.
- Apr 20, 2021 09:01 PM IST
He expressed condolences to all the families who lost their near and dear ones in the coronavirus pandemic.
- Apr 19, 2021 05:28 PM IST
The West Bengal CM urged the people not to panic amid the rise in COVID-19 situation, stating the government is taking "every possible measure" to check the spread of the disease.
- Apr 13, 2021 09:47 PM IST
The chief minister said the state government will impose Section 144 in the entire state from April 14, but refused to term it as lockdown.
- Apr 12, 2021 02:05 PM IST
"People need to respond for their own good. If they don't heed then we may have to take stringent measures. If required and if necessity arises, we will impose lockdown," B S Yediyurappa told reporters in Bidar.
- Apr 07, 2021 07:17 PM IST
The list was issued a day after chaos was witnessed in parts of the city, where traders and small business owners protested against the order to close their shops.
- Mar 31, 2021 03:38 PM IST
The government order mentioned that all the international air travel of passengers, excluding those permitted by the Ministry of Home Affairs, will remain prohibited.
- Mar 27, 2021 09:37 AM IST
Not even a pandemic could dampen the future-oriented outlook of famed fashion designer Sania Maskatiya, who has taken Pakistani crafts to New York runways.
- Mar 26, 2021 03:24 PM IST
Emmanuel Macron's government has stressed the importance of keeping children in school and businesses afloat as the pandemic stretches into a second year.
- Mar 08, 2021 09:01 PM IST
The Ministry of Corporate's official statistics show that 68,463 companies closed down in FY20.
- Mar 04, 2021 03:16 PM IST
The democracy research institute, which is independent but receives US funding, pointed to mob violence against Muslims, intimidation of journalists and rising judicial interference since Modi's Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party won power in 2014.
- Feb 21, 2021 03:04 PM IST
Unlike its predecessor, Chandrayaan-3 will not have an orbiter. It is the same configuration like Chandrayaan-2 but it will not have an orbiter. The orbiter launched during Chandrayaan-2 will be used for Chandrayaan-3.
- Jan 29, 2021 03:16 PM IST
The government ensured sectors like MSMEs and policies like PMGKY get fiscal stimulus for ensuring food security through public distribution system, direct benefit transfers to widows, pensioners and women, additional funds for MGNREGS, and debt moratoria and liquidity support for businesses, adds Economic Survey 2021.
- Jan 26, 2021 06:54 PM IST
China is next with 8.1 per cent growth in 2021 followed by Spain (5.9 per cent) and France (5.5 per cent).
- Jan 21, 2021 10:23 AM IST
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,02,65,706 pushing the national COVID-19 recovery rate of 96.75 percent. TheCOVID-19 case fatality rate stands at 1.44 percent.
- Jan 12, 2021 04:31 PM IST
The growth was a direct result of the government's various relief funds disbursed to support people during the pandemic and primarily led by rural and semi-urban areas, which witnessed a growth of 61 percent and 60 percent in transaction volumes, says PayNearby's Pan-India report titled ‘Retail-O-Nomics.
- Jan 09, 2021 11:23 PM IST
The pan-India coronavirus-induced lockdown reduced the overall consumption of the country by as much as 70 percent since March.