May 22, 2020 10:15 AM IST Kim’s low profile comes as North Korea imposes anti-coronavirus measures, although the country says it has no confirmed cases, and follows intense speculation about his health last month after he missed a key anniversary.
May 22, 2020 10:14 AM IST Nepalese Prime Minister KP Oli has upped the ante by being undiplomatic at a time when diplomacy should have been the channel between Nepal and India. New Delhi, too, has not managed the episode well
May 22, 2020 09:58 AM IST The number of active COVID-19 cases stood at 66,330, while 48,533 people have recovered and one patient has migrated, it said.
May 22, 2020 09:38 AM IST RBI Governor press conference comes after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman concluded the fifth and last tranche of the Rs 20 lakh crore financial stimulus package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi
May 22, 2020 09:22 AM IST There will be a third phase of evacuation after June 13 and private airlines may be involved in it.
May 22, 2020 09:21 AM IST The National People’s Congress (NPC) session with about 2,900 members began this morning at the Great Hall of People amid unprecedented security in the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic which has killed 4,634 people in China, majority of them in Wuhan where the deadly virus emerged in December last year.
May 22, 2020 09:20 AM IST We got to get back to the rallies, Trump told reporters during a tour of a Ford auto plant in Ypsilanti, Michigan. “I think it’s going to be sooner rather than later.
May 22, 2020 09:18 AM IST With 41,642 COVID-19 cases, Maharashtra has reported the highest number of infections, followed by Tamil Nadu (13,967), Gujarat (12,905) and Delhi (11,659).
May 22, 2020 09:00 AM IST How an empowered group has worked with NGOs, private sector, and international organisations to create a unified response system
May 22, 2020 08:05 AM IST “It came from China. We are not happy about it. We just signed a trade deal, the ink wasn’t dry and all of the sudden this floated in. We are not going to take it lightly,” Trump said participating in a Listening Session with African-American Leaders in Michigan.
May 22, 2020 07:30 AM IST Live updates of the novel coronavirus pandemic and its socio-economic impact. Total confirmed cases in India have risen to 1,18,447.
May 22, 2020 07:27 AM IST Around 1.5 lakh employees in India’s IT industry could lose their jobs over the next few months.
May 22, 2020 07:24 AM IST Trump visited the Ford plant, which has been recast to produce ventilators and personal protective equipment, and met with African-American leaders to discuss vulnerable populations hit by the virus.
May 22, 2020 07:23 AM IST Brent crude was up 14 cents, or 0.4%, at $36.20 a barrel by 0040 GMT, after gaining nearly 1% on Thursday. The contract is heading for a jump of more than 10% for the week.
May 22, 2020 07:22 AM IST While not yet proven to be effective against the coronavirus, vaccines are seen by world leaders as the only real way to restart their stalled economies, and even to get an edge over global competitors.
May 21, 2020 10:57 PM IST In an order issued on Thursday, the railways said all the tickets of the special trains scheduled to run from June 1 within Maharashtra will be automatically cancelled and full refund will be provided to passengers.
May 21, 2020 10:51 PM IST The number of COVID-19 cases in the country’s financial capital now stands at 25,317, it said. The civic body said that the death toll in the city also rose to 882 as 41 more patients succumbed to the infection.
May 21, 2020 10:43 PM IST Cuomo told a daily briefing that of the 8,000 people tested in low-income communities of the city, 27 percent had antibodies for COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus, compared with 19.9 percent in the general population.
May 21, 2020 09:58 PM IST A total of 1,408 patients were discharged from hospitals, taking the tally of recovered patients to 11,726, the official said.
May 21, 2020 09:56 PM IST With lakhs of people rendered homeless in the districts of East Midnapore, Howrah and North 24 Parganas, the state administration has put them up at several shelter homes, where the words “social distancing” sound like a luxury.
May 21, 2020 09:55 PM IST Talking specifically about the sectors, Goyal said organic farming holds huge demand and if farmers adopt this and increase production of crops like maize and corn, it can help in food security as well as making ethanol, which can be used to blend with oil, to cut India’s oil import bill.
May 21, 2020 09:16 PM IST India currently has 63,624 are active cases while 45,300 people have recovered.
May 21, 2020 09:00 PM IST In a statement, the Ministry of Textiles said it has been taking several steps to ensure that both quality and quantity of PPE coveralls going up to the desired levels within a very short span of time of two months, “thereby catapulting India into the world’s second largest manufacturer of body coveralls, next only to China”.
May 21, 2020 08:45 PM IST In one of the tweets, the Congress party has questioned: “If the PM CARES fund is not being used for transport of migrants, repatriation of Indians from abroad or providing a financial stimulus, what is it being used for?”
May 21, 2020 08:42 PM IST Real estate rental agreements and contracts are between two parties and the government cannot enforce any notification, experts say
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