Apr 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.
- Apr 20, 2021 09:08 PM IST
The second wave of coronavirus has hit India like a "storm", Modi said, adding that the country is waging another battle against the pandemic.
- 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 20, 2021 07:05 PM IST
The central government on Monday announced that everyone above 18 years of age will be eligible to get vaccinated against COVID-19 from May 1, liberalising the vaccination drive to allow states, private hospitals and industrial establishments to procure the doses directly from manufacturers.
- Apr 20, 2021 11:24 AM IST
The India-EU summit is scheduled for May 8 in Porto, the second-largest city of Portugal.
- Apr 20, 2021 10:58 AM IST
The party that ruled Bengal for 34 uninterrupted years has been relegated to the margins. The assembly election is all about the Trinamool and the BJP. Its history of political violence and dismal economic record have a lot to do with voters’ disenchantment with the Left.
- Apr 20, 2021 10:56 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi's virtual meeting with COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers comes a day after the Centre announced that all Indians above 18 years of age will be eligible to get the jab from May 1.
- Apr 19, 2021 07:55 PM IST
In a virtual interaction with the country's leading doctors on the pandemic situation and vaccination progress, PM Modi also noted that COVID-19 is spreading rapidly in tier-2 and tier-3 cities this time, and asked them to connect with their colleagues working there and give them online consultations to ensure that all protocols are followed correctly.
- Apr 19, 2021 04:36 PM IST
West Bengal on Sunday registered its highest single-day spike of 8,419 fresh cases and at least 28 fatalities.
- Apr 19, 2021 02:12 PM IST
MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan had a telephonic conversation with Modi in the morning in connection with measures to check the spread of the viral infection, an official in the CMO said.
- Apr 19, 2021 10:59 AM IST
Kumbh Mela 2021 has been at the centre of a controversy amid fears that it could be a super spreader event, with millions flouting rules to take a dip in the River Ganga.
- Apr 18, 2021 04:07 PM IST
India, on April 18, saw the biggest single-day spike of over 2.61 lakh fresh COVID-19 cases, pushing the country's tally to 1.47 crore.
- Apr 17, 2021 01:08 PM IST
Congress has been critical of the Modi government's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Apr 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.
- Apr 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.
- Apr 16, 2021 04:23 PM IST
With cases hitting a new peak in several parts of the country, the demand for medical oxygen has increased as it is a critical component in the treatment of COVID-19-affected patients.
- Apr 14, 2021 12:47 PM IST
"India takes pride in being the mother of democracy as it's values are embodied in our social life," Modi said at the Association of Indian Universities' 95th annual meet and a national seminar of vice-chancellors.
- Apr 14, 2021 11:47 AM IST
Class 10 and 12 exams are set to begin from May 4 amid demand by some leaders, including Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, that they be cancelled amid an alarming rise in the COVID-19 cases across the country.
- Apr 14, 2021 09:43 AM IST
The Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) in its Annual Threat Assessment report to the US Congress, said although a general war between India and Pakistan is unlikely, crises between the two are likely to become more intense, risking an escalatory cycle.
- Apr 13, 2021 08:09 PM IST
The Indian Premier also said about his government's efforts to save the 1.3 billion people and at the same time supporting other nations in need. He added that India supplied vaccines to over 80 countries.
- Apr 13, 2021 09:26 AM IST
Resolving the dispute can shore up India’s ambition to be an investment-friendly destination
- Apr 13, 2021 07:34 AM IST
West Bengal Elections 2021 LIVE Updates: 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 on April 17. Catch the latest updates of the poll campaign here
- Apr 12, 2021 02:13 PM IST
The prime minister also launched a blistering attack on Mamata Banerjee, saying she did not care to express regret after a "leader very close to her" called Scheduled Castes "beggars".
- Apr 11, 2021 10:48 AM IST
Tika Utsav: Anyone eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine should get the jab, and for this the society and administration have to make full efforts, PM Narendra Modi said.
- Apr 10, 2021 01:38 PM IST
Kishor has issued a rebuttal accusing the BJP of “distorted use of parts of the conversation” while challenging the party to release the “full conversation”.