Apr 28, 2021 08:01 PM IST
Poonawalla, 40, is one of the key players in the country's fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Apr 20, 2021 05:41 PM IST
The Union Home Secretary urged constant vigilance regarding the evolving situation of COVID-19 in union territories. Strict enforcement of COVID-19-appropriate behaviour was stressed along with stricter enforcement of movement restrictions and prohibition of large gatherings, regulated timings for markets etc.
- 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.
- Feb 26, 2021 04:36 PM IST
In a statement, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said while there has been a substantial decline in the active and new COVID-19 cases, there is need to maintain surveillance, containment and caution so as to fully overcome the pandemic.
- Jan 27, 2021 09:56 PM IST
As part of the unlock strategy, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on January 27 announced a fresh set of guidelines that will allow all activities outside the containment zones.
- Jan 25, 2021 05:39 PM IST
In a communication to chief secretaries of all states and UTs, Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla also strongly emphasised that the National Regulatory Authority in the country has found that the two vaccines -- Covishield, manufactured by the Serum Institute of India, and Covaxin, developed and manufactured by the Bharat Biotech Limited -- were safe and immunogenic.
- Jan 11, 2021 02:33 PM IST
The Ministry informed that there was also a decrease in fatalities of Special Forces Personnel by 29.11 percent and a decrease in casualties of civilians by 14.28 percent in 2020 (up to November 15, 2020) as compared to the corresponding period in 2019.
- Nov 13, 2020 12:49 PM IST
For floods and landslides during the South-West monsoon, Rs 577.84 crore has been approved for Karnataka, Rs 611.61 crore for Madhya Pradesh, and Rs 87.84 crore for Sikkim.
- Oct 17, 2020 06:45 PM IST
MHA Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla's term was supposed to end on November 30, 2020
- Oct 13, 2020 03:44 PM IST
Last month, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) had announced the reopening of pools used for training of sports persons across the country from October 15.
- Oct 05, 2020 06:00 PM IST
Officals said the meeting will discuss these issues and chart out a public health response that can be implemented across the country in the wake of the COVID-19 spread.
- Oct 01, 2020 09:38 AM IST
Under the latest Unlock 5.0 guidelines, wearing of face masks, maintaining social distancing will be mandatory for all attendees.
- Sep 29, 2020 08:28 PM IST
The government's clarification comes in the wake of Amnesty International India's announcement earlier today that it had to shut down its operations in the country as its accounts had been frozen by the government.
- Sep 24, 2020 04:56 PM IST
The official said the border guarding forces have already been directed to strengthen security at their respective fronts including by operationalising more posts and reducing inter-border out post distance.
- Sep 01, 2020 09:42 AM IST
As on August 29, the total number of cases in Ladakh is 2,609 of which active cases are 826 while 1745 have recovered and 32 deaths.
- Aug 31, 2020 08:00 PM IST
Mallya, an accused in bank loan default case of over Rs 9,000 crore involving his defunct Kingfisher Airlines, is in the United Kingdom
- Aug 29, 2020 08:52 PM IST
Unlock 4.0 guidelines: MHA on August 29 said students of classes 9 to 12 may be permitted to visit their schools, inareas outside the Containment Zones only, on voluntary basis, for takingguidance from their teachers. This will be subject to written consent oftheir parents/ guardians.
- Aug 19, 2020 05:14 PM IST
After Centre issued guidelines, the Madhya Pradesh government issued its own state-specific guidelines.
- Aug 19, 2020 05:13 PM IST
Let us take a look at what will be allowed and not allowed in Ladakh starting from August 1.
- Jun 12, 2020 08:40 PM IST
Among those allowed entry into India are married couples where one spouse is an OCI cardholder and the other is Indian national, and students who are OCI cardholders and whose at least one parent is Indian or OCI cardholder.
- Jun 12, 2020 08:38 PM IST
The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) had issued guidelines prohibiting the movement of people between 9 pm and 5 am throughout the country, except for essential activities.
- Jun 05, 2020 09:37 PM IST
MHA replaced the old team with a fresh one led by senior Indian Information Service officer Nitin D Wakankar
- Jun 04, 2020 02:00 PM IST
In an affidavit filed in the apex court, the government has said the March 29 directive was a "temporary measure to mitigate the financial hardship" of employees and workers, specially contractual and casual, during the lockdown period and the directions have been revoked by the authority with effect from May 18.
- May 29, 2020 06:44 PM IST
The post captioned “NDRF continued restoration at Deulpur, Panchla Block, Howrah” had tagged NDRF, PIB India, and DD Bangla News was taken down immediate;y after social media users started pointing out the mistake.
- May 28, 2020 10:20 PM IST
PM Modi had first given the clarion call for a nationwide lockdown to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus on March 25. The lockdown has been extended thrice since then.