• PVR to diversify into F&B post covid-19 pandemic 10 Jul 2020 13:15 NEW DELHI: India’s biggest multiplex chain, PVR Cinemas is looking at diversifying its portfolio and plans to launch a range of food and beverage products that can be sold at both online and offline stores. “Rescue, revival and reinvent are key words right …
  • Court grants bail to Bangladesh nationals in Tablighi Jamaat case 10 Jul 2020 09:45 New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A Delhi court on Friday granted bail to several Bangladesh nationals who had participated in the Tablighi Jamaat congregation at Delhi’s Nizamuddin Markaz in March. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Gurmohina Kaur of Saket Court …
  • Shortage of coronavirus medicine Remdesivir in Delhi, Mumbai. What's the latest 09 Jul 2020 19:34 Image Source : INDIA TV Shortage of coronavirus medicine Remdesvir. What's the latest Several cities across India, including Mumbai, Bangalore are reportedly facing a shortage of the experimental antiviral drug Remdesivir. Delhi is also struggling to …
  • Delhi University says OBE for final year students postponed to August 08 Jul 2020 12:59 NEW DELHI: The Delhi University counsel on Wednesday informed the Delhi High Court that the varsity will postpone its Open Book Examinations (OBE) for final- year undergraduate courses scheduled to begin on July 10 to August this year. The counsel …
  • Despite COVID-19 lockdown relaxations, what’s eating Delhi? 08 Jul 2020 02:39 Express News Service The more things change, the more they stay the same, as the saying goes. It’s been a month since ‘Unlock 1.0’ was announced with much fanfare by the government. While it may have been meant to inspire a certain confidence in people, …
  • Man arrested for duping AIIMS nursing officer 07 Jul 2020 12:51 Reprsentative image NEW DELHI: A 36-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly duping a nursing officer at AIIMS of Rs 34 lakh on the pretext of marriage, police said on Tuesday. The accused, identified as Mohammad Sadik Imran, was nabbed from Vijayawada …
  • Delhi's Rajiv Gandhi hospital gets ICMR nod to conduct plasma therapy on 200 COVID-19 patients 07 Jul 2020 12:31 By PTI NEW DELHI: Delhi government-run Rajiv Gandhi Super Speciality Hospital (RGSSH), a dedicated COVID-19 facility, has received nod from the ICMR to conduct plasma therapy on 200 coronavirus patients, senior officials said on Tuesday. RGSSH in east …
  • Delhi CM to hospitals: Counsel those who recover from Covid to donate plasma 06 Jul 2020 21:21 The CM said, however, that plasma donation was not very high. (File) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Monday said hospitals where Covid patients are treated should counsel them before they are discharged, so that they come forward to donate plasma …
  • 66% of corona beds vacant, 401 ventilators available too 06 Jul 2020 19:49 jjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjj New Delhi: The occupancy of beds reserved for Covid-19 patients in Delhi’s hospitals has reduced to 34%. As many as 10,051 (66%) beds of the total 15,301 are lying vacant. On Monday, the data uploaded by the hospitals on the ‘ …
  • Book on Tangam language of Arunachal Pradesh released by CM Pema Khandu 06 Jul 2020 19:26 NET News Desk Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu today released a book based on the Tangams, a critically endangered speech community of Arunachal Pradesh domiciled at Kugging village, Upper Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh. The book titled  …
  • COVID-19: Delhi government banks on donors for plasma, but some conditions apply 06 Jul 2020 03:19 Express News Service With the launch of India’s first plasma bank, Delhi govt appeals to recovered COVID-19 patients to come forward for the cause.  But finding donors may remain a daunting task as plasma donations depend on certain conditions. Many are …
  • Plasma banks: All you need to know about this treatment for Covid 04 Jul 2020 08:09 Written by Astha Saxena , Edited by Explained Desk | New Delhi | Published: July 4, 2020 1:00:21 pm Delhi plasma bank: The bank collects 500 ml of plasma, depending on weight. (Express Photo: Tashi Tobgyal) On Thursday (July 2), Delhi Chief Minister Arvind …
  • Bombay HC quashes AAI panel's 2km-from-radars decision, finds it 'illegal' 04 Jul 2020 01:44 Bombay HC MUMBAI: In a major relief to developers who have projects in the vicinity of Mumbai airports, Bombay high court on Friday quashed as being “illegal and arbitrary’’, a 2019 decision by a committee at the Airport Authority of India to grant maximum …
  • Bombay HC: Can’t cap bldgs' height near airport 04 Jul 2020 01:43 Bombay high court MUMBAI: In a relief to developers, the Bombay high court on Friday quashed a 2019 decision by a panel of Airports Authority of India to cap the height of the buildings based on ‘draft rules’ pertaining to plot distance from radars at the …
  • India Oil Demand Limps Toward Normalcy 03 Jul 2020 13:13 (Bloomberg) -- The world’s fastest-growing oil market is showing an uneven recovery two months after easing demand-destroying virus-control measures. Provisional fuel sales in June had climbed within 88% of 2019 levels from less than half in April in the …
  • CM Kejriwal Hands over Rs 1 Crore Cheque to Family of LNJP Doctor Who Died Battling Covid-19 03 Jul 2020 10:35 Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday met the family members of doctor Aseem Gupta who died fighting COVID-19 and handed over a cheque of Rs 1 crore as an ex-gratia to them. The chief minister termed late Gupta as a “people’s doctor’ and said it was a …
  • As plasma bank opens, Kejriwal says will end ‘chaos’ in looking for donors 03 Jul 2020 00:39 Kejriwal, Sisodia interact with a donor, Thursday. PTI Delhi got its first plasma bank for patients who will be given the trial therapy for Covid-19. Calling the situation so far “chaotic”, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said donating plasma could be …
  • Sopore Shocker: Plea In NHRC Seeks Impartial Probe 02 Jul 2020 19:09 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 0Shares Srinagar: A day after a civilian was killed during a shootout in Sopore town of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district, an activist on Thursday moved the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) seeking an impartial probe …
  • Kejriwal cautions: Don’t listen to social media experts that Covid peak has come and gone 01 Jul 2020 22:47 On the projection that Delhi would have 1 lakh cases by the end of June, Kejriwal, during the webcast, said collective efforts made to fight the infection meant the city was better placed than it was expected initially. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal …
  • Delhi: Special Cell inspector dies of coronavirus 01 Jul 2020 22:47 Written by Somya Lakhani | New Delhi | Published: July 2, 2020 2:21:59 am Early Wednesday, inspector Sanjeev Kumar Yadav, who was a part of Delhi Police’s Special Cell, passed away at Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, due to Covid-related complications …
  • Big hospitals running out of ventilator beds 01 Jul 2020 20:04 New Delhi: The crisis of ventilator beds in Delhi for Covid-19 patients turned more acute on Wednesday with major hospitals like AIIMS, Ram Manohar Lohia, Apollo and Max at Patparganj and Saket running out of such beds in ICUs. Mechanical ventilation is …
  • AIIMS doc, IIT engineer develop mobile app for plasma donors, patients (IANS Special) 01 Jul 2020 11:24 New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) In the wake of rising demand of plasma treatment, a pair of brothers – a doctor at AIIMS and an engineer at IIT Delhi – have developed a mobile application that would bring the needy and the donor of plasma on the same platform. …
  • Among those keen to donate plasma: Delhi Health Minister Satyender Jain, who benefited from it 30 Jun 2020 01:16 Written by Ashna Butani | New Delhi | Published: June 30, 2020 5:50:13 am Delhi Health Minister Satyender Jain Among those who hope to donate once the plasma bank opens at ILBS in two days are Delhi’s Health Minister and an MLA. Hours after the CM’s …
  • Coronavirus: Secrecy surrounds India PM Narendra Modi's '$1bn' Covid-19 fund 30 Jun 2020 00:25 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the chairman of the new Covid-19 fund A fund set up by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to fight Covid-19 is now mired in controversy and concern over an alleged lack of …
  • Will Remember Him As A Fighter: Wife Of Delhi Doctor Who Died Of COVID-19 29 Jun 2020 23:20 He died in the ICU of Max Hospital, Saket after battling COVID-19 for weeks. (File) New Delhi: The grieving wife of a senior doctor at the LNJP Hospital, who died battling COVID-19, on Monday said her husband was a man with a fighting spirit and that is …
  • Will remember him as a fighter: Wife of LNJP doctor who died of COVID-19 29 Jun 2020 19:36 By PTI NEW DELHI: The grieving wife of a senior doctor at the LNJP Hospital, who died battling COVID-19, on Monday said her husband was a man with a fighting spirit and that is how she "will remember him". Dr Aseem Gupta, 52, served in the …
  • LNJP doctor dies of COVID-19 in pvt hospital 29 Jun 2020 18:17 New Delhi: A doctor of the city government-run LNJP Hospital died of COVID-19 in the ICU of a private dedicated coronavirus facility here on Sunday, sources said. The doctor, a consultant anaesthesiologist, died in the morning, they added. LNJP Hospital is …
  • Ex-gratia of Rs 1 crore to family of LNJP doctor who died fighting Covid-19: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal 29 Jun 2020 09:15 New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced an ex-gratia of Rs 1 crore for the family of a senior doctor of the city government-run LNJP Hospital who died battling COVID-19, and said the society has "lost a very valuable …
  • COVID-19: LNJP doctor, Hindu Rao Hospital staffer succumb to virus in Delhi 29 Jun 2020 05:18 By PTI NEW DELHI: A doctor of the Delhi government-run LNJP Hospital who was in the frontline in the war against COVID-19 died of the disease in the ICU of a private facility on Sunday, officials said. The 52-year-old was a consultant anaesthesiologist at …
  • Doctor posted in Lok Nayak Hospital ICU loses 21-day Covid fight 29 Jun 2020 00:17 The 58-year-old anaesthetist’s condition worsened after he developed a pulmonary embolism. He was given plasma therapy and responded well, but then deteriorated all of a sudden, Dr Nirupama said. “I am being intubated, Nirupama… I am not feeling good at …
  • Coronavirus outbreak: Containment zones rise to 421 in Delhi after re-mapping 28 Jun 2020 19:58 By PTI NEW DELHI: The number of COVID-19 containment zones in Delhi has risen to 421 after re-mapping of such areas, an increase of 141 in the last two days, as the cases mounted to over 83,000 on Sunday. Noting that the number of recoveries was more that …
  • Man duped of Rs 24k after he orders liquor online 28 Jun 2020 19:19 New Delhi: A Hauz Khas resident was duped of Rs 24,000 after he ordered liquor on the phone and made the payment to a man through a mobile app. The victim claimed to have searched for a liquor delivery store over the internet. According to the police, by …
  • Delhi: LNJP doctor dies of COVID-19 in pvt hospital 28 Jun 2020 14:49 Image Source : AP LNJP doctor dies of COVID-19 in pvt hospital  A doctor of the city government-run LNJP Hospital died of COVID-19 in the ICU of a private dedicated coronavirus facility here on Sunday, sources said. The doctor, a consultant …
  • Live: CBI to probe Tuticorin father-son death case 28 Jun 2020 12:23 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Telangana government is weighing options to impose lockdown in Hyderabad amid a sharp spike in number of Covid-19 positive cases over the last few days and close on heels of the Centre raising concerns over ‘high …
  • Senior Doctor, Working At Delhi's COVID-19 Hospital, Dies 28 Jun 2020 12:04 LNJP hospital was declared a COVID-19 dedicated hospital on March 17. New Delhi: A senior doctor who was working at a COVID-19 hospital in Delhi died early this morning. He was 56. Doctor Asheem Gupta, was working as an anaesthesia specialist in the Lok …
  • Live News: Highest spike of 19,906 Covid cases 28 Jun 2020 08:38 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Chinese firm says coronavirus vaccine candidate shows promise in human test Some saddening incidents happened...when people lost patience & started travelling on foot, we were also pained by it. PM had told …
  • Online Social Work Alumni Meet 2020 at RGU Arunachal Pradesh 28 Jun 2020 03:10 Online Social Work Alumni Meet 2020 at RGU Date : 27 June , 2020 :: Rajiv Gandhi University, Arunachal Pradesh Online Social Work Alumni Meet 2020 at Rajiv Gandhi University, Arunachal Pradesh RGU organizes Online Social Work Alumni Meet 2020 on the Theme …
  • RML gets nod, may start plasma therapy from Mon 27 Jun 2020 21:29 New Delhi: The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has approved Plasma therapy trials for Covid-19 patients at Centre-run Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital. Dr Minakshi Bhardwaj, medical superintendent of RML, told TOI they had already identified donors and …
  • Delhi schools to remain closed till July 31, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia announces 27 Jun 2020 03:43 Image Source : PTI FILE Schools in Delhi will remain closed till July 31, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has announced. The decision has been taken in view of rising coronavirus cases in the national capital.  Delhi on Thursday became India's …
  • Jain out of hospital, Kejriwal says plasma therapy has cut number of deaths 26 Jun 2020 23:14 Written by Astha Saxena | New Delhi | Published: June 27, 2020 4:29:08 am Jain had tested positive on June 17. Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain was Friday discharged from Max Hospital after testing negative for Covid-19. The 55-year-old minister, who …
  • Dedicated COVID hospitals in Delhi to have CCTVs in all wards; permit one attendant 26 Jun 2020 20:18 By PTI NEW DELHI: COVID-19 dedicated hospitals in Delhi have been directed to immediately install CCTV cameras in all wards to enhance patients' care, according to an official order issued on Friday. The Delhi health department order also said that all …
  • Delhi minister Jain tests negative for COVID-19, discharged from hospital 26 Jun 2020 20:05 Image Source : PTI (FILE) Delhi Minister Jain tests negative for COVID-19, discharged from hospital Delhi minister Satyendar Jain was on Friday discharged from the Max Hospital here after he tested negative for COVID-19, sources said. Jain, who was …
  • India Coronavirus Cases Updates, 26 June: Scheduled international flights suspended till July 15, says Govt 26 Jun 2020 14:46 The international flights were suspended in India on March 23. India Coronavirus Latest Update: Aviation regulator DGCA Friday decided to extend the suspension of scheduled international passenger flights in the country till July 15. However, it stated …
  • Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain tests negative for COVID-19, discharged from hospital 26 Jun 2020 13:57 By PTI NEW DELHI: Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain was on Friday discharged from the Max Hospital here after he tested negative for COVID-19, sources said. Jain, who was administered plasma therapy, had tested positive for COVID-19 on June 17, a day  …
  • Second round of Asha for Delhi as door-to-door screening restarts 25 Jun 2020 20:08  Two-member teams of Asha workers and auxiliary nurse midwives have fanned out across the city. Tashi Tobgyal Over two months after a similar initiative lost steam midway, the capital’s second shot at screening its entire population to map the spread of …
  • Two Men Involved In Multiple Shootings In Delhi Arrested: Police 10 Jul 2020 17:01 A trap was laid and both the accused were arrested, the Delhi police said. (Representational) New Delhi: Two men who were allegedly involved in multiple shooting incidents in the national capital were arrested from south Delhi's Tughlakabad area, …
  • Junior Doctor Jumps Off 10th Floor Of AIIMS Hostel, Critically Injured 10 Jul 2020 17:01 An AIIMS doctor allegedly jumped off the 10th floor of hostel building today (Representational) New Delhi: A junior resident doctor of Delhi's premier AIIMS hospital allegedly jumped off the 10th floor of a hostel building around 5 pm today. He is in a …
  • How coronavirus is affecting underprivileged children in India 10 Jul 2020 12:06 It's a hot afternoon and 17-year-old Nankesh is busy rummaging for scraps in the once bustling bylanes of South Delhi's Nizamuddin area. Before the coronavirus pandemic, this part of the Indian capital saw scores of people commuting daily from the …
  • 24 hours in pictures, 9 July 2020 10 Jul 2020 10:40 News in pictures 1/11 French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin (C-L) pays a military tribute to Maj. Melanie Lemee at the Battesti barracks, in Merignac near Bordeaux, France, 09 July 2020. Constable Melanie Lemee was fatally injured by a car at a …
  • Dignity in Death: Indian Philanthropist Ensures Coffins for COVID-19 Victims 09 Jul 2020 23:42 NEW DELHI – An Islamic scholar and his modest nonprofit in India have taken it on themselves to give a dignified burial to COVID-19 victims even as the country struggles to contain the pandemic, with cases soaring after a months-long lockdown that severely …
  • US backs India: New Delhi and Washington must coordinate to push back against Beijing 09 Jul 2020 23:22 US secretary of state Mike Pompeo has come out forcefully in support of India in its border standoff with China, laying the blame directly on Chinese President Xi Jinping. Pompeo, in response to a question on the border standoff, said that he saw the “ …
  • SDMC paves way for dining out on terrace 09 Jul 2020 20:32 New Delhi: Soon, you might be able to enjoy dining in the open as the use of terraces and lawns as a service area for licensed eating houses has been incorporated in a new policy drafted by South Delhi Municipal Corporation. In the letter to the standing …
  • South Korean head of firm charged with manslaughter over India gas leak 09 Jul 2020 19:34 NEW DELHI: The South Korean head of an LG Chem factory in India has been charged with manslaughter over a toxic gas leak that killed 15 people, police said Wednesday. The May 7 pre-dawn accident at the chemical plant owned by LG Polymers, a subsidiary of …
  • COVID-19 situation in Delhi has improved, says Centre; recovery rate stands at 76 per cent 09 Jul 2020 18:28 By PTI NEW DELHI: The COVID-19 situation in the national capital has shown improvement in recent days in both recovery and doubling rates, the Union Home Ministry said on Thursday, while 2,187 fresh cases were reported and the city's coronavirus tally …
  • Env ministry panel recommends clearance for Rs 56 crore DDA housing project 09 Jul 2020 13:47 By PTI NEW DELHI: An environment ministry panel has recommended clearance for a Rs 56-crore housing project of the Delhi Development Authority. The project, which will construct two 33.7-metre-high towers each with a total of 102 flats in Sector B, Vasant …
  • Nizamuddin Markaz: Delhi court grants bail to 76 foreigners from 8 countries 09 Jul 2020 13:47 By PTI NEW DELHI: A Delhi court Thursday granted bail to 76 foreign nationals from 8 countries who were chargesheeted for attending Markaz at Nizamuddin here by allegedly violating visa conditions, indulging in missionary activities illegally and violating …
  • IPL is much better than PSL and BBL in terms of experience: Delhi Capitals' Jason Roy 09 Jul 2020 12:41 Jason Roy has played only 8 IPL matches so far but his choice of favourite T20 league across the world is clear. Jason Roy has represented Lahore Qalandars and Quetta Gladiators in Pakistan Super League (PSL), while in Big Bash League (BBL) the …
  • Glee Star Naya Rivera Presumed Dead After Boat Trip on Lake in South California 09 Jul 2020 11:09 Viral 09:34 GMT 09.07.2020(updated 10:20 GMT 09.07.2020) Get short URL https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107983/61/1079836100_0:49:2823:1637_1200x675_80_0_0_9ddc4fa2ca64c79a5c5cd65f23b4b590.jpg Sputnik International https:/…
  • Delhi adopts ‘Survive, Revive, Thrive’ approach for economic recovery 09 Jul 2020 01:04 New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The Delhi government’s 12-member committee, which is tasked with the responsibility to suggest ways to boost businesses hit by the coronavirus pandemic, on Wednesday decided to adopt the ‘Survive, Revive, Thrive’ approach to chart …
  • Delhi's hospitals 'on edge of being overwhelmed' as coronavirus cases continue to soar 08 Jul 2020 23:17 Living in a country like India where there is such a stark divide between those who can afford private healthcare and those who cannot, Lakhjeet Singh’s family believed they had the means to access the best treatment during the coronavirus pandemic. So …
  • Delhi Confidential: Ballot Buzz 08 Jul 2020 22:58 CEC Sunil Arora The decision ahead of Bihar Assembly elections to allow those aged 65 and above to vote via postal ballot has snowballed into a political controversy. Five parties – the Congress, CPI, CPM, TMC and RJD — have opposed the move, with some …
  • Released Rs 8cr to pay April salary of corpn doctors: Govt to HC 08 Jul 2020 20:02 New Delhi: The AAP government informed Delhi high court on Wednesday that it has released Rs 8 crore to North Delhi Municipal Corporation for payment of resident doctors’ salaries for April. The government, however, maintained that payment of salaries of …
  • South Indian Bank Q1 results: Net profit up 11% to Rs 82 crore 08 Jul 2020 20:01 New Delhi: South Indian Bank on Wednesday reported a 11 per cent rise in net profit at Rs 82 crore in June quarter of the current fiscal year. The private sector lender had posted a net profit of Rs 73 crore in the corresponding quarter of fiscal year 2019 …
  • Work on Delhi-Meerut RRTS corridor gathers pace 08 Jul 2020 15:29 This package is 33 km long from Duhai to Shatabdi Nagar. GHAZIABAD: The National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC) executing Delhi-Ghaziabad-Meerut Regional Rapid Transit System on Wednesday kickstarted the pier foundation work at Asalat Nagar …
  • Doctors' Salaries Delayed As Funds Not Released By Delhi: Municipal Body To Court 08 Jul 2020 12:46 The North Delhi Municipal Corporation said it has been unable to release the salary of its doctors. New Delhi: The North Delhi Municipal Corporation told the Delhi High Court that it has been unable to pay employees, including resident doctors, as the Aam …
  • South Korean head of India LG factory charged with manslaughter over gas leak 08 Jul 2020 12:16 NEW DELHI: The South Korean head of an LG Chem factory in India has been charged with manslaughter over a toxic gas leak that killed 15 people, police said Wednesday. The May 7 pre-dawn accident at the chemical plant owned by LG Polymers, a subsidiary of …
  • South Korean chief among 12 held for deadly gas leak in India 08 Jul 2020 11:35 Twelve officials of a plastics plant in India, including its South Korean chief executive officer, have been arrested over a gas leak in May that killed 15 people, police said on Wednesday. Senior police official Anand Reddy said that the officials of the …
  • Delhi’s bio-medical waste facilities grapple with increased COVID-19 load 08 Jul 2020 04:08 By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  The two common bio-medical waste treatment facilities (CBWTF) in the city are grappling with increased load due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with their operators saying the pressure is set to increase with rising cases.   …
  • Delhi Spa Owner Releases Dog On Staff For Demanding Salary, Arrested: Police 07 Jul 2020 22:27 Delhi Police arrested the owner of a spa for allegedly releasing a dog to attack her employee. New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Tuesday arrested the owner of a spa for allegedly releasing a dog to attack her employee who asked for pending salary in south …
  • Delhi: Asked for salary dues, salon owner sets dog on employee, arrested 07 Jul 2020 21:59 The accused has been arrested (Representational Image) A beauty parlour owner was arrested for allegedly setting her dog on her employee, when the latter asked for her salary dues. Police said Sapna (39) was injured and received at least 15 stitches on her …
  • Paid March and April salary of resident doctors: North MCD to Delhi High Court 07 Jul 2020 18:56 By PTI NEW DELHI: The North Delhi Municipal Corporation on Tuesday filed a status report in the Delhi High Court informing it that salaries of March and April months of all resident doctors in hospitals run by the civic body have been paid. The corporation …
  • Delhi spa owner booked for releasing dog on employee who demanded salary dues 07 Jul 2020 18:56 By PTI NEW DELHI: The Delhi Police on Tuesday arrested the owner of a spa for allegedly releasing a dog to attack her employee who asked for pending salary in south Delhi's Malviya Nagar area, officials said. The incident took place on June 11. The …
  • 24 hours in pictures, 7 July 2020 07 Jul 2020 17:12 A selection of some of the best photographs from South Africa and around the world. 1/10 Circus performers of the Association of Circus Proprietors gather outside Downing Street in central London on July 7, 2020,as they deliver a letter for the Prime …
  • India: Life-saving Covid-19 drugs sold in Delhi black market 07 Jul 2020 07:36 *Death toll hits 20,000 as infections surge Abhinav Sharma’s uncle had very high fever and difficulty breathing when he was admitted to a hospital in Delhi. He tested positive for coronavirus and doctors told the family to get remdesivir – an antiviral …
  • India is interested in navigation in the South China Sea region: Philippines 07 Jul 2020 03:29 NEW DELHI: Eyeing to balance China's increasing aggression in the South China Sea (SCS) region, the Philippine Defence Minister has announced that India has expressed its intent to carry out navigation activities in the South China Sea. Addressing an …
  • Delhi: Not enough patients being sent, 3 hotels de-linked from hospitals 06 Jul 2020 23:30 The district magistrate of West Delhi has also sought approval to delink 11 hotels from hospitals in the district as out of the 500 beds requisitioned, only about 10 were occupied. (Express photo/Representational) With the number of active cases in the …
  • India’s Ties with South Asian Neighbours Strained 06 Jul 2020 23:20 Image source: Wikipedia Commons TORONTO | NEW DELHI (IDN) – Though India became a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council on June 17, with undisputed support from all countries in the 55-member Asia-Pacific Group for a two-year term in …
  • Dealing with the China threat: Why New Delhi must urgently craft a long term strategy to win good friends 06 Jul 2020 22:19 Secretary of state Mike Pompeo’s announcement, on June 25, that the US will move some troops from Europe to Asia to counter expansionist China’s threat to India and Southeast Asian countries, raised questions about India’s long-term ‘friends’ and ‘ …
  • Food Security: Pandemic highlights South Asia’s weaknesses 06 Jul 2020 20:11 The pandemic has highlighted the importance of making South Asia's food systems more inclusive, sustainable, and resilient, the International Food Policy Research Institute said yesterday. Disruptions in supply chains and overwhelmed social protections …
  • 3 Delhi hotels serving as COVID-19 facilities delinked from hospitals over low-occupancy 06 Jul 2020 16:50 Image Source : PTI 3 Delhi hotels serving as COVID-19 facilities delinked from hospitals over low-occupancy District authorities in South West Delhi have delinked three hotels from the hospitals they were attached to to serve as COVID-19 care facilities …
  • Delhi Police objects to statements in plea related to Jamia violence during anti-CAA protests 06 Jul 2020 12:39 Delhi Police Monday objected to certain statements made in the Delhi High Court plea related to the violence during Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) university protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) last December, saying they are more of a …
  • Positivity rate in Delhi declines from 30% to 10%; ASI monuments reopen 06 Jul 2020 12:11 People drive past a mural honouring the warriors of COVID-19, during unlock-2, in New Delhi, on Thursday, July 2, 2020. (Express Photo By Amit Mehra) Coronavirus (Covid-19) India Updates: India recorded a single-day jump of 24,248 cases in the last 24 …
  • Even as Koyambedu stays shut, TN mulls alternative fruit and vegetable market in South Chennai 06 Jul 2020 12:10 Express News Service CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government is mulling an alternative market similar to the one in Koyambedu in Southern Chennai. It is learnt that two pieces of land including one in Potheri and one in Kilambakkam have been recently inspected …
  • Jamia violence: Direct allegations against Home Minister irresponsible, SG Mehta tells Delhi HC 06 Jul 2020 10:16 By PTI NEW DELHI: Delhi Police Monday objected to certain statements made in the Delhi High Court plea related to the violence during Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) university protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act last December, saying they are “ …
  • Delhi CM appeals to cured Covid patients to donate plasma 06 Jul 2020 07:42 New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday appealed to the cured COVID-19 patients to donate plasma to treat those infected with the virus in the national capital. Signalling that demand of plasma is more than its uses, …
  • Three hotels serving as COVID care facilities in Delhi delinked from hospitals over low occupancy 06 Jul 2020 03:19 By PTI NEW DELHI: District authorities in South West Delhi have delinked three hotels serving as extended COVID care facilities from hospitals due to low occupancy, officials said on Sunday. Hotel Piccadilly at Janakpuri district centre, Taj Vivanta in …
  • India-China tussle: Govt seeks stricter checks on Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, South Korea, Asean imports 06 Jul 2020 02:14 NEW DELHI: The commerce and industry ministry has sought stricter scrutiny of goods coming from Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, South Korea and the Asean bloc, amid fears of Chinese imports increasingly being routed through these countries. It has pushed for fast …
  • Nigerian arrested for duping man of Rs 45 lakh in Delhi 06 Jul 2020 00:56 Representative image NEW DELHI: A Nigerian national was on Saturday arrested for allegedly duping a man of around Rs 45 lakh on the pretext of selling him herbal seeds for medicinal purposes. Police said that Okeleve Frankline Chibundom (32) posed as the …
  • Ladakh standoff: Delhi explores SR-level talks amid first tentative signs of climbdown 06 Jul 2020 00:54 Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar and NSA Ajit Doval. (File Photo) EIGHT weeks into the border stand-off, New Delhi is considering activating the Special Representative (SR) mechanism on the boundary talks. Under …
  • Lockdown-hit farmers begin to sow summer crops in South Asia 05 Jul 2020 20:07 The southwest monsoon has arrived in most parts of South Asia and farmers in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal have started planting the summer crop. The Covid-19 pandemic has affected the already distressed agriculture sector in these countries in …
  • Bike-borne men fire at two transgender women in Delhi 05 Jul 2020 11:57 By PTI NEW DELHI: An alert Delhi Police constable came to the rescue of two transgender women after bike-borne assailants opened fire at them, an official said on Sunday. The two accused, Mukesh (24) and Kapil (21), both residents of Madangir in south …
  • Delhi Lt Governor Inaugurates World's "Largest" COVID Care Centre 05 Jul 2020 07:59 Anil Baijal inspected the facility which is being managed by ITBP. New Delhi: Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal inaugurated a 10,000-bed COVID care centre in the Chhatarpur area of the national capital today. The COVID care centre in South Delhi is …
  • The Latest: South Africa’s daily rise surpasses 10,000 05 Jul 2020 07:48 JOHANNESBURG — For the first time, South Africa is reporting more than 10,000 new confirmed coronavirus cases in a single day. That brings the country’s total confirmed cases to more than 187,977, by far the most of any country in Africa. South Africa also …
  • LG inaugurates 10K-bed COVID care centre in Delhi’s Chhattarpur 05 Jul 2020 06:44 New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Sunday inaugurated the 10,000-bed Sardar Patel COVID-19 care centre at the Radha Soami Satsang Beas complex in south Delhi’s Chhattarpur area. The facility is sprawled over an area roughly …
  • South Korea reports 60-plus cases, 8 in China 05 Jul 2020 02:56 Updated 7:39 pm PDT, Saturday, July 4, 2020 A woman grimaces as her nasal swab is being collected in Gauhati, India, Saturday, July 4, 2020. India's number of coronavirus cases passed 600,000 with the nation's infection curve rising and its testing …
  • Over 2.75 lakh COVID-19 tests, 17,000 per day since rapid-antigen testing began in Delhi 04 Jul 2020 12:13 By PTI NEW DELHI: More than 45 per cent of the over 5.96 lakh COVID-19 tests in Delhi were conducted in the last 16 days, after the government started testing through the rapid-antigen methodology in and around containment zones of the national capital. …
  • Earthquake hits Delhi-NCR, UP, Rajasthan 04 Jul 2020 06:24 Image Source : FILE Earthquake hits Delhi-NCR, UP, Rajasthan; epicentre in Gurugram's Haryana An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter Scale hit parts of India including Delhi-NCR, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan on Friday. The epicenter of the …
  • Delhi: Coaching hub faces struggle to keep institutes going 04 Jul 2020 01:11 Written by Abhinav Rajput | New Delhi | Published: July 4, 2020 5:26:47 am Over 30 coaching centres operated in the area. (Photo: Tashi Tobgyal) Touts trailing students and parents, motorbikes occupying every corner, IIT aspirants with heavy bags crowding …
  • Migrants return, but face hunger again in Delhi 04 Jul 2020 00:37 Migrants return back to Delhi NEW DELHI: Amit had left Delhi by bicycle with his wife and two children, promising never to return to the capital. But with conditions worse at home, the 45-year-old had no option but to come back to the capital. “I left for …
  • Rapid antigen tests start in areas outside Delhi’s containment zones 04 Jul 2020 00:37 Special teams formed by the district authorities took samples of a cross-section of people on Friday NEW DELHI: Scaling up its testing capacity, Delhi government on Friday started conducting rapid antigen detection tests outside the containment zones in …
  • China warns India not to 'make a strategic miscalculation' as tensions also rise in South China Sea 04 Jul 2020 00:20 China has issued a warning to India not to make a "strategic miscalculation" on their disputed border. Key points: China and India are continuing to trade barbs following a deadly brawl on their disputed border The Philippines and the United …
  • South corpn demolishes ‘illegal’ ramp in GK market 03 Jul 2020 23:40 New Delhi: A day after TOI reported about an encroachment row in the M-Block market of Greater Kailash-I between the local AAP MLA and the BJP councillor, South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on Friday demolished the ramp where a vendor had set up a …
  • No exemption for school teachers, says south corpn 03 Jul 2020 20:01 New Delhi: South Delhi Municipal Corporation made it clear on Friday that its teachers will have to come to schools for the admission process, distribution of books and stationery and lesson planning while maintaining social distancing protocol. The …
  • 4.7 magnitude earthquake hits Rajasthan's Alwar; tremors felt across Delhi-NCR 03 Jul 2020 16:41 Jul 03, 2020, 07:50PM ISTSource: Times NowTremors were felt in Delhi-NCR on Friday evening. The National Centre for Seismology said, "An earthquake of magnitude 4.7 hit 63 km southwest of Gurugram Haryana." Residents have been witnessing such …
  • Delhi Police sub-inspector dies due to COVID-19 03 Jul 2020 15:18 By PTI NEW DELHI: A Delhi Police sub-inspector died due to COVID-19 at a hospital in Noida on Friday, officials said. Sub-inspector Dharamvir Singh was admitted to the Kailash Super Speciality Hospital in Noida on June 13 for a bypass surgery, a senior …
  • Apollo Hospitals mulls setting up Proton Cancer Centre in Mumbai and Delhi 03 Jul 2020 14:16 Apollo Hospitals is exploring the possibility of setting up Apollo Proton Cancer Centres (APCC) in Mumbai and Delhi. The company has already set up one such facility at Chennai at an investment of around Rs 1,300 crore, and may be looking at roping …
  • Earthquake strikes NCR, tremors felt in Delhi 03 Jul 2020 13:59 An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.7 on the Richter scale hit 60 km south south west of Gurugram. Tremors were felt across Delhi. (Source: National Center for Seismology) Earthquake in Delhi: Tremors were felt in parts of national capital Friday evening. …
  • Antigen tests get big boost in Delhi-NCR 03 Jul 2020 00:50 So far, Delhi has tested over 5 lakh people NEW DELHI: All district magistrates in the capital have been asked by the Delhi government to conduct 2,000 antigen tests for Covid-19 daily in areas under their jurisdiction so that the number of people being …
  • Panel to look into easing norms for businesses in Delhi 03 Jul 2020 00:39 According to the order regarding the formation of the committee, it will look into issues of renewal and extension of licenses without penalty or interest. The Delhi government has formed a committee to look into easing norms for businesses to help them “ …
  • India/China Clash and South Asia: Discordant Mindsets, Changing Dynamics and the Way Forward 02 Jul 2020 13:45 India’s Galwan Debacle Recently, in a gun-less fistfight (sort of) between India and China in the Galwan Valley, a stretch of land that divides China’s autonomous region of Tibet from India, 20 Indian soldiers were killed by the Chinese. India has claimed …
  • Mumbai, Delhi among top cities seeking online consultations for mental health, report finds 02 Jul 2020 13:37 The study states that there has been over 180 per cent rise in online patient consultations around mental health conditions. (Source: Getty/Thinkstock) Amid the ongoing pandemic, many people have struggled with mental health issues. Across the world, …
  • The Latest: South Africa reports highest daily toll of cases 02 Jul 2020 08:01 JOHANNESBURG — South Africa is reporting another record daily number of 8,124 coronavirus cases. The country has the most cases in Africa with more than 159,000, as what had been one of the world’s strictest lockdowns continues to loosen. Johannesburg is a …
  • Body of constable found hanging in south Delhi 02 Jul 2020 01:32 Representative image NEW DELHI: The body of a Delhi Police constable was found hanging from a tree near Delhi Cantonment on Wednesday night. Police suspect a case of suicide and have sent the body for an autopsy. According to a policeman, Prince Solanki …
  • CBI FIR against Sanjay Bhandari, South Korean firm 01 Jul 2020 23:27 NEW DELHI: In mounting trouble for absconding alleged arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari, CBI has filed an FIR against him and six other entities on charges of receiving kickbacks and influencing officials to swing the contract for setting a Dual Feed Cracker …
  • Rain-damaged crops, supply bottlenecks jack up tomato prices 9x in Delhi 01 Jul 2020 12:25 The extensive crop damage caused by pre-monsoon showers, coupled with supply bottlenecks have jacked up tomato prices in major wholesale markets in India, including Delhi. Tomato prices in Delhi’s Azadpur Mandi, touted as Asia’s biggest wholesale agro …
  • India sabotaging peace in South Asia to divert attention from internal failings: FM 01 Jul 2020 11:39 Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said on Wednesday that India is trying to sabotage South Asia’s peace in order to divert attention from its failings in the domestic issues amid the coronavirus pandemic. Shah Mehmood Qureshi made these comments during …
  • MORGAN: South Sudan rightfully belongs to AU, Igad and EAC 01 Jul 2020 09:20 By FRED OLUOCH More by this Author South Sudan Ambassador to Ethiopia and Permanent Representative to the African Union, James Morgan, spoke with Fred Oluoch about the country’s recent suspension by African Union over $9m arrears. What does suspension mean …
  • Delhi Unlock 2.0 01 Jul 2020 05:08 As the Central and state governments allow phase-wise relaxation in curbs to get the life up and running again following over two months of lockdown to prevent the spread of Covid-19, we bring you the latest updates from Delhi. Update at 9.56am | Record …
  • Decomposed body of 80-year-old found at house in Delhi's Malviya Nagar 01 Jul 2020 04:41 By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  A decomposed body of an 80-year-old woman was found at her house in Malviya Nagar, the police said on Tuesday. The deceased has been identified as Rajrani Gulati, who was living alone on the second floor of a building. …
  • Post COVID-19 lockdown, new direct flights from Delhi may open up international travel destinations 01 Jul 2020 04:41 Express News Service NEW DELHI:  During the nationwide lockdown, thousands of Indian stranded aboard were flown back to the country from across the world and several foreigners were also sent to their countries. To facilitate their safe travel, Delhi …
  • Delhi Women's Panel Sends Notice To Police In Death Of 80-Year-Old Woman 01 Jul 2020 03:40 The rights body has demanded a copy of inquiry report in the matter by July 6. (Representational) New Delhi: The Delhi Commission for Women has sent a notice to police seeking an inquiry report in the death of an 80-year-old woman, whose decomposed body …
  • Delhi Police Inspector succumbs to COVID-19 01 Jul 2020 03:15 Sanjeev Kumar Yadav A 49-year-old inspector of Delhi Police, posted with special cell, died at South Delhi’s Max hospital late Tuesday night due to COVID-19. So far, nine police personnel — three constables, three ASIs and two sub-inspectors — have …
  • Delhi Reported More Than 75 Per Cent Of Total COVID-19 Cases In June 30 Jun 2020 22:58 Delhi recorded its first coronavirus case on March 1. (File) New Delhi: More than 75 per cent of the total coronavirus cases in the national capital were reported in June, when the curbs were eased during Unlock1, according to the Delhi government's …
  • Housing, resettlement societies fuel surge in cases across Delhi 30 Jun 2020 18:20 Delhi has seen a spike in Covid-19 cases with a majority being reported from congested resettlement colonies and group housing societies where residents have not followed social distancing norms. Deploying the rapid antigen testing kit, Delhi government is …
  • IHGF-Delhi Fair goes virtual to tap diverse pool of overseas buyers, online brands 30 Jun 2020 18:11 In step with the new normal, the 49th edition of the IHGF-Delhi Fair went virtual on Tuesday. Restricted activity due to the pandemic led Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) to introduce the digital platform of the virtual fair scheduled from …
  • Ban on Tik-Tok is a signal from India to China that New Delhi is ready to escalate 30 Jun 2020 14:58 The Modi government has launched what is the equivalent of a digital strike against China. The move to ban 59 Chinese APPs, including Tik-Tok, comes amid a tense border stand-off with the Chinese. Over the last few weeks the Chinese have doubled down …
  • Accor appoints Puneet Dhawan as senior VP, operations for India and South Asia, Jean-Michel Cassé retires 30 Jun 2020 14:42 NEW DELHI: Accor announced the appointment of Puneet Dhawan as senior VP, operations for India and South Asia on Tuesday. Dhawan will take over from Jean-Michel Cassé, chief operating officer (COO), India and South Asia as Cassé departs for his retirement, …
  • Delhi Containment Zones rise to 440, South-West District tops chart with 54 hotspots| Full List 30 Jun 2020 07:54 Image Source : PTI/FILE Delhi Containment Zones rise to 440, South-West District tops chart with 54 hotspots| Full List  The total number of containment zones in Delhi has jumped to 440 on Monday after fresh hotspots were added to the list. Southwest …
  • In five days, Delhi Air Quality Index drops to poor from satisfactory 30 Jun 2020 00:47 The capital’s air quality is expected to improve from Wednesday NEW DELHI: The capital’s Air Quality Index (AQI) deteriorated to the ‘poor’ range in the past 48 hours — up from Saturday’s 108 (moderate) to 230 (poor) on Monday. Last Wednesday, Delhi’s AQI …
  • Will Remember Him As A Fighter: Wife Of Delhi Doctor Who Died Of COVID-19 29 Jun 2020 23:20 He died in the ICU of Max Hospital, Saket after battling COVID-19 for weeks. (File) New Delhi: The grieving wife of a senior doctor at the LNJP Hospital, who died battling COVID-19, on Monday said her husband was a man with a fighting spirit and that is …
  • Delhi metro to overhaul 10 oldest trains so passengers have uniform experience 29 Jun 2020 22:51 Old coaches run especially on the Red and Blue lines. Archive The Delhi Metro plans to completely overhaul 10 of its oldest trains, inducted way back in 2002, within the next year, as part of the corporation’s efforts to bring uniformity in passenger …
  • South, north corporations to extend property tax payment deadline 29 Jun 2020 19:54 New Delhi: The south and north corporations have planned to extend the deadline for paying property tax with rebate till July 31. A senior official of South Delhi Municipal Corporation said that as soon as the file gets approval, a formal announcement will …
  • India-China tensions: It is decision time for New Delhi 29 Jun 2020 17:32 The disputed Sino-Indian border, which stretches some 3,500km (2,175 miles) along some of the world's most rugged terrain, is roiling after soldiers from the two countries clashed violently in the last fortnight. The two militaries remain poised …
  • Earthquakes in Delhi: SDMC checking seismic stability of highrise buildings; 77 notices issued 29 Jun 2020 14:01 Image Source : PTI SDMC identifying high-rise buildings to ensure their seismic stability The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has begun identifying structures, in a step to ensure the seismic stability of high-rise buildings in the national …
  • Delhi HC to hear pleas relating Jamia violence to during anti CAA protests on July 6 29 Jun 2020 10:56 By PTI NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court Monday said it will hear next week the pleas related to the violence during Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) university protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) in December last year. A bench of Chief Justice …
  • Ex-gratia of Rs 1 crore to family of LNJP doctor who died fighting Covid-19: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal 29 Jun 2020 09:15 New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced an ex-gratia of Rs 1 crore for the family of a senior doctor of the city government-run LNJP Hospital who died battling COVID-19, and said the society has "lost a very valuable …
  • Sino-American Rivalry: Impact on South Asian Security 29 Jun 2020 08:08 U.S. President Donald J. Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping meet business leaders at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, on November 9, 2017. Damir Sagolj via Reuters by Irfan Ali 28 June 2020 The US-China relationship is an extremely …
  • COVID-19: LNJP doctor, Hindu Rao Hospital staffer succumb to virus in Delhi 29 Jun 2020 05:18 By PTI NEW DELHI: A doctor of the Delhi government-run LNJP Hospital who was in the frontline in the war against COVID-19 died of the disease in the ICU of a private facility on Sunday, officials said. The 52-year-old was a consultant anaesthesiologist at …
  • AAP, Delhi BJP fight over credit for COVID-19 care centre in Chhatarpur 29 Jun 2020 03:22 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: A war of words broke out between Aam Aadmi Party members and BJP workers on social media over who deserves credit for the world’s largest COVID-19 Care Centre in Chhatarpur, South Delhi. AAP’s social media team went on …
  • Delhi's Civic Body Checking Seismic Stability Of High-Rise Buildings 29 Jun 2020 00:38 Delhi-NCR has witnessed tremors a few times recently. (Representational) New Delhi: Seeking to ensure seismic stability of high-rise buildings, the SDMC has started identifying such structures and issuing notices to groups and institutions to submit …
  • Delhi has 421 containment zones after remapping 28 Jun 2020 17:34 File photo, ANI NEW DELHI: The number of Covid-19 containment zones in Delhi has risen to 421 after a re-mapping of such areas -- an increase of 141 zones -- in the last two days, with the Southwest district topping the chart. According to an official, …
  • Number Of Coronavirus Containment Zones In Delhi Climbs To 421 After Re-Mapping 28 Jun 2020 15:38 The process of screening every household has to be completed by July 6 (Representational) New Delhi: The number of COVID-19 containment zones in Delhi has risen to 421 after a re-mapping of such areas -- an increase of 141 zones -- in the last two days, …
  • Delhi: LNJP doctor dies of COVID-19 in pvt hospital 28 Jun 2020 14:49 Image Source : AP LNJP doctor dies of COVID-19 in pvt hospital  A doctor of the city government-run LNJP Hospital died of COVID-19 in the ICU of a private dedicated coronavirus facility here on Sunday, sources said. The doctor, a consultant …
  • Locust blankets Gurugram, Delhi IGI airport on high alert 28 Jun 2020 07:20 Gurugram: The skies over many parts of Gurugram turned dark on Saturday as swarms of locusts descended on the town, but the migratory pests are likely to spare the national capital, for now, officials said. The dark cloud of locusts spread across two …
  • Swarms of locusts reach Delhi outskirts; pilots told to stay alert 28 Jun 2020 05:49 NEW DELHI — Swarms of crop-destroying desert locusts have entered the outskirts of Delhi after being spotted in several parts of Haryana’s Gurugram district earlier on Saturday. Locusts were seen in Rajendra Park of sector 5, Surat Nagar, Dhanwapur, Palam …
    • After India and Nepal, relentless China now triggers border disputes with Bhutan 03 Jul 2020 22:46 Representational Image of Bhutan.&nbsp | &nbspPhoto Credit:&nbspIANS During a virtual meeting of the Global Environment Facility early June, China raised objections to the grant issued for the Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary in eastern Bhutan’s …
    • Covid Live: Global cases top 5.5 million 28 May 2020 08:37 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates 10 farm workers, stuck in Delhi because of the coronavirus forced lockdown, belong to Samastipur in Bihar. They had never dreamed they would get on a plane but they did thanks to Pappan Singh, a mushroom farmer in …
    • Covid Updates: Domestic flights to resume today 24 May 2020 19:52 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Lockdown may not end by May 31, need time to resume flights: Uddhav Thackeray Government issued new guidelines for international arrivals UP govt withdrew order which banned use of mobile phones in isolation wards …
    • Covid Live: New guidelines issued for int'l arrivals 24 May 2020 13:53 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Flights to restart under UDAN Ministry of Civil Aviation decides to operate flights under UDAN scheme. Details to be announced later. 2,818 Shramik Special trains have ferried around 37 lakh migrants since May 1: …
    • Culinary nomad: Christine Manfield leads the way – again 30 Nov 2018 02:47 Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size Christine Manfield blows through the door on the first hot day of spring like the breeze that's been missing. It's a sweltering 35°C Sydney day, but she looks fresh as a daisy in a baby-doll …
    • India's diplomat shortage leaves it far behind Asian rival China 31 Aug 2018 04:06 People walk past the Indian Mission to the United Nations building in New York December 18, 2013. — Reuters picNEW DELHI, Aug 31 — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Pentagon chief Jim Mattis are heading to New Delhi next week for an inaugural …
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    • Has ‘Big Brother’ India failed to perceive the people’s voice? 30 Jun 2020 14:26 by M A Hossain 29 June 2020 India and China, the two nuclear-armed Asian giants were in a significant escalation of a weeks-long standoff at Galwan valley in the western Himalayas. Nepalese people are becoming furious with India as regards transgression of …
    • India’s Ban of 59 Chinese Apps Is the Latest Test for Beijing’s Faltering ‘Wolf Warrior’ Diplomacy 30 Jun 2020 11:25 Sino-Indian relations have taken another hit following New Delhi’s decision to ban 59 Chinese apps that it claims pose a “threat to sovereignty and integrity.” The move marks the latest salvo between the nuclear-armed neighbors after a Himalayan border …
    • Masood Khan welcomes US presidential nominee’s Kashmir remarks 29 Jun 2020 05:03 Muzaffarabad President Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Sardar Masood Khan has welcomed the US democratic presidential nominee and former US Vice President Joe Biden’s statements over the restoration of rights of Kashmiris. The Democratic Party leader, Joe …
    • Why Did Rahul Gandhi sign a party to party MOU with the CCP? 22 Jun 2020 19:22 The recent news that Rahul Gandhi personally signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Communist Party of China (CCP) in 2008, is troubling. At the very least he could have shared it with the opposition parties or even shared the MOU in detail in …
    • Indian Fervor to Boycott Chinese Products Meets Reality of Chinese Economic Takeover 20 Jun 2020 07:33 Indians eager to boycott Chinese goods after this week’s deadly border clash between Indian and Chinese forces are running into the reality that Chinese imports have muscled out all competition for many popular items. “At India’s biggest wholesale market …
    • Anger Surges in India Over Deadly Border Brawl With China 18 Jun 2020 12:45 NEW DELHI — An Indian government minister has called for Chinese restaurants to be closed. Other Indian officials have suddenly put contracts to Chinese companies under review. And crowds of men are now smashing Chinese-made televisions in the street. A …
    • China's plan in Ladakh dates back to 1950s: exiled Kashmiri leader 11 Jun 2020 05:21 NEW DELHI: Sardar Shaukat Ali Kashmiri Chairman of United Kashmir People's National Party (UKPNP) an exiled leader who hails from Pakistani occupied Jammu & Kashmir (POJK) has strongly condemned Chinese invasion in Ladakh and Sino-Pak axis in the …
    • PM Narendra Modi chairs high-level meeting to take stock of Vizag gas leak 08 May 2020 02:16 New Delhi, May 7 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a high-level meeting to take stock of the steps being taken in response to the Visakhapatnam gas leak incident in which 11 people have been killed. He discussed at length the …
    • Indians Rush to Buy Liquor as the Government Eases Lockdown 05 May 2020 00:46 NEW DELHI – Hundreds of people rushed to buy liquor on Monday, queuing up in large numbers and violating social distancing measures outside several stores across India as the government eased some curbs on the 41st day of a nationwide lockdown against the …
    • Lockdown 3.0: What’s allowed, what’s not from tomorrow 03 May 2020 14:18 Migrant labourers on a special train in Uttar Pradesh. The third phase of the coronavirus-enforced lockdown to break the chain of transmission will kick in from Monday after the government extended the nationwide lockdown for two more weeks. According to …
    • Isis and al-Qaeda join forces in West Africa 23 Feb 2020 14:54 Groups linked to al-Qaeda and the Islamic State, at war with each other in the Middle East, are working together to take control of territory across a vast stretch of West Africa, US and local officials say, sparking fears the regional threat could grow …
    • Occupied Elsewhere: Selective Policies on Occupations and Territorial Disputes 31 Jan 2020 15:11 The following is a survey of the history of several protracted conflicts: Crimea and Donbas, Cyprus, Israel and the Palestinian territories, Kashmir, the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict, South Ossetia and Abkhazia, Transnistria, and Western Sahara. Crimea and …
    • Russian Pardons Commission to Debate Naama Issachar’s Plea Today 27 Jan 2020 10:33 Photo Credit: Stanislav Kozlovskiy via Wikimedia Butyrka prison in Moscow The Russian commission on pardons will meet on Monday, January 27, to consider a plea for pardon from Israeli and US national Naama Issachar, who was sentenced to 7.5 years in prison …
    • Spotlight on green news & views: Hope & frustration at COP25 climate meet; eco-right arises 07 Dec 2019 23:35 CRITTERS AND THE GREAT OUTDOORS Walter Einenkel writes—Young sperm whale who beached himself had huge 220 pound 'ball of debris' in stomach: “A necropsy on a young male sperm whale that died after it became beached in Scotland, has revealed the …
    • China's Xi Supports Pakistan on Kashmir, Boosts Military Ties Ahead of Meeting With India 12 Oct 2019 00:40 Chinese President Xi Jinping has offered his support to Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on the issue of Kashmir and boosted military ties between the two just days before a meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In his third trip to Beijing …
    • The conflicts of Kashmir and Hong Kong: reminders of British imperialism 02 Oct 2019 16:17 Both Kahmir and Hong Kong had special status Presently, the world is witnessing two major conflicts in Asia; of Kashmir and of Hong Kong. Both of these conflicts have their roots back in the grubby legacy of British imperialism. In Kashmir, the British …
    • A Kashmiri Novelist on a State Under Siege 17 Aug 2019 02:41 By Isaac Chotiner 16 August 2019 Demonstrators gather after Eid prayers on Monday, in Srinagar, India, to protest the suspension of Kashmir’s limited autonomy.Photograph by Atul Loke / NYT / Redux Last week, India’s government stripped Kashmir, …
    • Sri Lankans Up in Arms Over US Military Pacts 15 Aug 2019 20:36 Two defense cooperation agreements between the United States and Sri Lanka, the already signed Acquisition and Cross-Servicing Agreement (ACSA) and the under-negotiation Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA), are triggering concern, criticism, and controversy …
    • India revokes Kashmir’s special status: All the latest updates 15 Aug 2019 08:55 The Indian government has revoked the special status of Indian-administered Kashmir in its constitution, the most far-reaching political move on the disputed region in nearly 70 years. A presidential decree issued on August 5 revoked Article 370 of India’s …
    • Kashmir on Lockdown as India Strips Away Independence 08 Aug 2019 06:23 On Tuesday August 6, Lok Sabha, the Lower House of the Indian Parliament, passed the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Bill. The Bill had already been announced and passed a day prior in the Rajya Sabha (Upper House) by the Home Minister of India, Amit Shah …
    • Kashmir: The world's most dangerous conflict 07 Aug 2019 11:08 Like so many conflicts around the world, the dispute over Kashmir began with independence from a colonial power. In 1947, the United Kingdom gave in to the struggle for freedom in its Indian colony and granted it independence. The retreating British left …
    • Are India's legislative actions in Jammu and Kashmir legal? 07 Aug 2019 06:37 A challenge could be brought to the Supreme Court, which would likely reject the presidential order, experts say. India’s Hindu nationalist-led government on Monday used a presidential order to revoke the special constitutional status of Muslim-majority …
    • India redraws political map on Kashmir, raising tensions 06 Aug 2019 16:13 NEW DELHI (AP) — India is redrawing its political map again. Parliament has approved a proposal by the Hindu nationalist-led government that strips statehood from Jammu and Kashmir, its only Muslim-majority state, splitting the region into two union …
    • Indias risky Kashmir power grab, explained 06 Aug 2019 05:23 India’s government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has made a controversial move to usurp power from the nation’s only Muslim-majority state, potentially igniting unrest in one of the world’s most dangerous nuclear flashpoints. On Monday, Indian Home …
    • US briefing: Trump crowd chants 'send her back', Puerto Rico and Kevin Spacey 18 Jul 2019 10:01 Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Crowd chants ‘send her back’ as Trump attacks Ilhan Omar Donald Trump’s demonisation of four Democratic congresswomen is growing nastier by the day, with the president apparently reveling in the …
    • Why Kampai will satiate your Japanese food cravings 05 May 2019 03:46 The new restaurant hub for millennials in Delhi is Aerocity. Areas such as Greater Kailash, Haus Khas & Defense Colony, once favourites for restaurant business, are now passé. Aerocity is well-planned and offers a good mix of F&B brands. When it …
    • Grapevine May 1, 2019: Heroines and heroes 30 Apr 2019 16:53 On its Facebook page, the Polish Embassy in Tel Aviv features portraits and thumbnail biographies of heroines of the Warsaw Ghetto. The details are in Polish, Hebrew and English, with the names accompanying the portraits of the women written in Hebrew and …
    • At Talkatora stadium, BJP trader leader is surrounded on stage 19 Apr 2019 20:45 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves at the end of ‘Traders Sammelan’ at Talkatora Stadium, in New Delhi (PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore)  A group of traders, mostly from Mayapuri where violence broke out during a sealing drive last week, gathered on …
    • MBA graduate, mother held for duping five men 18 Feb 2019 22:22 A 43-year-old woman and her mother have been arrested for allegedly selling their Greater Kailash house to five different men using forged documents, the police said on Monday. Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (South East) Ghanshyam Bansal said the …
    • Human Rights Watch Film Festival, London 31 Jan 2019 17:06 Many filmmakers, protagonists, Human Rights Watch researchers, and activists will take part in in-depth post-screening Q&A and panel discussions at the Barbican, BFI Southbank, and Regent Street Cinema. The festival will open at the Barbican on March …
    • HRW Film Festival to feature award-winning Palestinian film ‘Screwdriver’ 31 Jan 2019 13:41 PNN/ London/ The Human Rights Watch Film Festival will be presented in London from March 13-22, 2019, featuring 15 award-winning documentary and feature films, Human Rights Watch said today. The international line-up of films from Venezuela, South …
    • Delhi Conference Bolsters UK’s Brexit Case 14 Jan 2019 16:57 As Britain flounders towards its unpredictable semi-European future, an international foreign affairs conference in New Delhi has surprisingly produced a persuasive case for Brexit being the UK’s best long-term course, despite all the problems and …
    • China acquired over 20 ports around the world in 2018 after indebting countries 01 Jan 2019 07:43 Jan 01, 2019 News 0 In 2018 alone, China acquired over 20 deep water and air ports from several countries around the world. China was able to do so by lending those countries massive amounts of money they can never repay. The country is accused of …
    • New on Netflix January 2019 - best TV shows and films to watch 31 Dec 2018 17:09 Netflix kicks off 2019 with new original series like Sex Education starring Gillian Andeson. There's also a few guilty pleasures with Austin Powers for January's new additions. As well as Star Trek Discovery, the Series of Unfortunate Events …
    • Angelina Jolie doesn't rule out move into politics 28 Dec 2018 18:36 (KUTV) January sees some high-profile films leaving Netflix, but you can take solace in knowing that there is a equally impressive lot of titles coming to the streaming service next month. Last month's recommendations were completely culled from …
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    • Why Oakdale, Modesto Christian coaches are upbeat as upcoming tournament hosts 24 Dec 2018 22:31 Oakdale basketball coach Hondo Arpoika wasn’t sure where his team would be as the season approached. He had a solid senior class, some talented underclassmen and the usual wait for football season to end. Heading into the 48th annual Oakdale Rotary Classic …
    • New Netflix UK movies and box sets for January 2019 including Titans, Star Trek: Discovery and Lion 12 Dec 2018 16:55 With January fast approaching many of us will be contemplating New year's resolutions for 2019. Somewhere on that list will be something to do with an increase in physical exercise, giving up something you should never have started, and maybe even …
    • New to Netflix January 2019 - best TV shows and films to watch 12 Dec 2018 13:43 Netflix kicks off 2019 with new original series like Sex Education starring Gillian Andeson. There's also a few guilty pleasures with Austin Powers for January's new additions. As well as Star Trek Discovery, the Series of Unfortunate Events …
    • Roundup: Los Banos earns share of WAC championship with thrilling win over Pacheco. 27 Oct 2018 09:19 Los Banos head coach Dustin Caropreso wanted a screen pass to running back Justin Incaprera. Quarterback Dasani Tate saw something else. The Tigers quarterback went with the other option on the play and the result was a 70-yard touchdown to receiver Landon …
    • China, Pakistan Will Compromise to Keep Relationship Going - Senior Analyst 24 Oct 2018 22:20 Interviews 14:24 24.10.2018(updated 18:29 24.10.2018) Get short URL Jabin T Jacob, a senior regional security analyst based in Delhi, told Sputnik that despite the recent change in Islamabad’s diplomacy vis-à-vis Beijing, the mechanisms underpinning the …
    • Roundup: RC nears perfection; Central starts slow, but rolls; Davis close to .500 20 Oct 2018 06:49 Ripon Christian closed in on a perfect season with ease on Friday night. Five Knights scored touchdowns as RC (9-0, 6-0 SL) rolled to a 41-0 victory over host Le Grand (3-6, 2-4). How dominant is Ripon Christian? It’s outscored its opponents 381-58 and has …
    • Roundup: Golden Valley scores late to win thriller over Atwater. Los Banos, Pacheco win big. 06 Oct 2018 16:54 Jose Orozco scored on an 8-yard touchdown run to give the Golden Valley High football team the lead with 2 minutes and 15 seconds left, and the Cougars defense stopped the Atwater offense late to hold on to a 27-21 win on Friday night at Dave Honey Stadium …
    • Roundup: Los Banos gets offensive in victory. Merced clobbers El Capitan. 22 Sep 2018 10:59 The Los Banos High offense was clicking on Friday night. Quarterback Dasani Tate threw three touchdowns in just his second start and running back Justin Incaprera rushed for 158 yards and two scores as the Tigers outlasted Grace Davis 42-32 at Loftin …
    • News Alerts! Russian aircraft shot down by Syrian government missiles: Russian Defense Ministry 18 Sep 2018 09:43 2:30 pm: Is Navjot Sidhu ji a Pakistan spokesperson? Is he a Pakistani Govt official? It is Pakistan which has to officially put out a statement or communication on this(Kartarpur corridor), not him. Unfortunately, he thinks politics is also a comedy show: …
    • National treasures should come before sports 13 Sep 2018 16:11 After the National Museum of Brazil’s grand celebration of its 200th anniversary in July, its sudden destruction earlier this month in a massive blaze shocked the world. Established by the Portuguese imperial family in its Brazilian colony, the museum …
    • Raising a stink 27 Aug 2018 11:19 Ragpickers at Bhalswa landfill site. (Express Photo by Praveen Khanna) The year 2015 was an eye-opener of sorts for Arpit Bhargava. Down with dengue, the lawyer started thinking about the link between waste and diseases. But thoughts gave way to action …
    • Why Los Banos’ quarterback isn’t your normal two-sport athlete. 24 Aug 2018 03:01 It was a nervous week for Dustin Caropreso. The Los Banos High football coach wasn’t sure he’d get his starting quarterback back in one piece. Junior Colby Copp missed a week of practices earlier this month to travel to Tennessee to compete in one of the …
    • Kofi Annan: Former UN secretary general and Nobel Peace Prize laureate 20 Aug 2018 15:39 In December 1996, the selection of Kofi Annan as the seventh secretary general of the United Nations had been a milestone. This was the first time in the history of the UN that a secretary general had been chosen from the UN staff, and Annan, an …
    • CPEC: Pakistan’s ‘Chinanization’ or Colonization? 17 Jun 2018 08:20 By Adnan Qaiser     17/6/2018 Adnan Qaiser is a Research Associate at the prestigious Conference of Defence Associations Institute, Canada, with a distinguished career in the armed forces and international diplomacy. He examines Sino-Pak relations …
    • Taste of success 27 May 2018 21:20 Mahendragarh: Students of Center for Innovation Skill and Entrepreneurship Development (CISED) at the Central University of Haryana (CUH) have bagged the first position in organic food fest category during the ‘Festival of Bharat’ held in New Delhi …
    • PM Narendra Modi's 43rd edition of 'Mann Ki Baat': Full text 29 Apr 2018 16:43 PM Modi spoke on a variety of issues during the  43rd edition of his radio programmed Mann Ki Baat. Photo:PTI Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the nation through his monthly radio programme - Mann Ki Baat - during which he touched upon a …
    • Mann ki Baat: Full text of PM Modi’s speech 29 Apr 2018 09:08 Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation in his 43rd Mann ki Baat radio programme on Sunday. My dear countrymen, Namaskar. Just a while ago, from the 4th of April to the 15th of April, the 21st Commonwealth Games were held in Australia. 71 …
    • Total SA 25 Apr 2018 16:03 Key Employees Patrick Pouyanne Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Executive Board Anne Marie Idrac Director, Non Executive Board Marie Christine Coisne Roquette Director, Non Executive Board Gerard Lamarche Director, Non Executive Board Patrick Artus …
    • Political crimes of the United Kingdom exposed by Russian diplomat 25 Apr 2018 15:28 Excerpts from remarks by Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova delivered April 19, 2018 – see The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation for her full remarks Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova makes these …
    • Maldives Declines Indian Invite for Joint Exercise, Analysts Cite China as Cause 28 Feb 2018 13:48 Opinion 14:10 28.02.2018(updated 14:11 28.02.2018) Get short URL The Maldives’ rejection of India’s invitation for a multilateral military exercise without conveying any strong reason is being considered the biggest rebuff by the Indian Ocean archipelago …
    • From 'fragrant' Filipinas to shooting vaginas: Duterte's top 6 sexist remarks 14 Feb 2018 02:12 Being the father of the nation has not changed President Rodrigo Duterte when it comes to using misogynistic language Published 9:47 AM, February 14, 2018 Updated 9:58 AM, February 14, 2018 MANILA, Philippines – After one year and 8 months, it has become …
    • Merced hoping to make second-half run in CCC. First step was rout of Buhach Colony. 27 Jan 2018 11:27 Jeremy Redwine started it with a 3-pointer from the top of the key less than a minute into the game. Adam Cardoso and Anthony Robinson followed with two more shots from long distance less than a minute apart. Xavier Stewart followed with two baskets in the …
    • Indian Income Tax raids in Tamil Nadu: Huge tax evasion by relatives of Sasikala, Dinakaran of income of ₹1,430 crores! 25 Nov 2017 05:55 Narada News by Dr. Abdul Ruff Colachal November 24, 2017 A critical point has been repeated in these columns about rampant corruption being promoted by the federal and state governments as a key policy to loot the national resources at various levels by …
    • Egan scores 3 TDs to help Merced keep Mayor’s Cup. Buhach Colony wins Bloss Bowl. 04 Nov 2017 14:06 Garrett Egan rushed for three touchdowns as the Merced High football team overcame a sloppy start to defeat Golden Valley 30-0 in the 24th annual Battle for the Mayor’s Cup on Friday night at Veterans Stadium. The Bears (4-6, 3-3 Central California …
    • Prediction column: Week 10 rivalry games will settle league titles. How cool is that? 03 Nov 2017 08:38 Where will you be? Who do you like? Here’s a quick look at Week 10’s must-see match-ups and our picks: Oakdale (8-1, 6-0) at Central Catholic (8-0, 6-0): The Bee’s top-two large-school teams are also the top two teams in the southern half of the Sac- …
    • Oakdale, Central Catholic battle for supremacy; plus expanded small-school rankings 30 Oct 2017 21:06 Large School Comprised of teams from the Central California Conference, Modesto Metro Conference, Valley Oak League and Western Athletic Conference. 1. (1) Oakdale (8-1, 6-0): The Mustangs can clinch their 13th VOL championship in 16 seasons with a victory …
    • Power rankings: MoHi enters Top 10 after upset of previously unbeaten Downey 24 Oct 2017 18:56 Large School Comprised of teams from the Central California Conference, Modesto Metro Conference, Valley Oak League and Western Athletic Conference. 1. (1) Oakdale (7-1, 5-0): Josh Jacobson (114 yards, touchdown) and Oscar Ramos (81 yards, two touchdowns) …
    • There are six football teams still unbeaten. Here’s how they’ve remained perfect. 19 Oct 2017 01:38 Los Banos football coach Dustin Caropreso has been here before: undefeated going into Week 8. He was a senior the last time the Tigers (7-0, 2-0) traveled this far into the season without a loss. The year was 1992 and “Baby Got Back” blasted through the …
    • Buhach Colony finds success using quarterback in different ways. El Capitan blitzed. 30 Sep 2017 11:29 The Buhach Colony High football team wants to find different ways to use the skills of quarterback Clay Abrams. They displayed a few ways on Friday night. Abrams opened the scoring with a 66-yard touchdown run on a designed run and later threw touchdown …
    • Predictions: Downey, Modesto stay on collision course in Modesto Metro Conference 28 Sep 2017 01:03 It’s Week 5 in the Stanislaus District and our attention shifts to the Modesto Metro Conference, where it’s homecoming week for Downey and Davis. The Knights look to keep the party rocking all night long at Chuck Hughes Stadium in the Central Valley …
    • Total SA 23 Sep 2017 11:48 Key Employees Patrick Pouyanne Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Executive Board Anne Marie Idrac Director, Non Executive Board Marie Christine Coisne Roquette Director, Non Executive Board Gerard Lamarche Director, Non Executive Board Patrick Artus …
    • Predictions: Central Catholic will counter Manteca's size with 'scrappers' 20 Sep 2017 23:24 Two years ago, the Central Catholic football team walked into one of the most tradition-rich stadiums in the Stanislaus District and dictated terms with two hulking linebackers: Kekupaa Freehauf and Austin Escobar. Freehauf and Escobar set the physical …
    • The many challenges India's new Defense Minister faces 20 Sep 2017 03:48 By Barkha Dutt Editor's note: Barkha Dutt is an Emmy nominated, multi-award winning journalist and author based in Delhi. She is a television Anchor and journalist with over 20 years experience and a specialization in conflict reporting from areas such …
    • Livingston’s Guzman scores four touchdowns; Gustine’s Perez tops 300 rushing yards 10 Sep 2017 07:49 Anderson Guzman had a career night, scoring four touchdowns to lead the Livingston High football team to a 42-0 win over Le Grand on Friday night at Livingston High. Guzman scored on runs of 3, 2, 4 and 38 yards against the outmanned Bulldogs. It was a …
    • Predictions: Regional heavyweights collide in Oakdale and Stockton on Friday. 07 Sep 2017 20:54 It will be a contrast in styles and culture when the Oakdale High football team hosts mighty Folsom on Friday evening. The Bulldogs have blossomed into a true state power and Division-I talent factory under coach Kris Richardson. Folsom has won two CIF …
    • Predictions: If you want your football team to win early, you’d better have this. 01 Sep 2017 12:25 Experience matters as much in high school football as talent or sheer numbers. That much was clear in Week 0 as the programs with veteran-laden rosters cruised down victory lane. Del Campo of Fair Oaks made the trek to Merced with 33 seniors, each battle- …
    • Can Central California Conference teams rebound after tough first week? 31 Aug 2017 00:58 It was a rough start to the season for the Central California Conference. Only Pitman emerged from the opening week with a victory as the CCC opened with a 1-6 record combined. Turlock, Merced and Buhach Colony opened with some tough matchups. “I think the …
    • World View: Christopher Clary — India will define its future with answers to 3 questions 16 Aug 2017 07:26 By Christopher Clary This week, as India celebrates 70 years of independence, it celebrates also its status as a great power. As the most important "global swing state," the nation is actively courted from all directions. But what kind of power …
    • Today is India’s 70th birthday. How it answers these 3 questions will define its future — and the world’s. 15 Aug 2017 10:03 This week, as India celebrates 70 years of independence, it celebrates also its status as a great power. As the most important “global swing state,” the nation is actively courted from all directions. But what kind of power will India become? The answers …
    • Could a war break out between India and China — again? 21 Jul 2017 02:11 “The United States does not recognize our countries as great powers.” Chairman Mao Zedong, the Communist revolutionary and the founding father of the People’s Republic of China, said this to Jawaharlal Nehru, India’s first prime minister, in 1954. The two …
    • How India is Playing its Indian Ocean Ace Card 07 Jul 2017 16:15 For an isolated outpost over 800 miles from India’s coast, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands have made surprising number of appearances in the Indian headlines the past two months. In May, Prime Minister Modi Narendra Modi implored his countrymen to visit …
    • Live antibiotics use bacteria to kill bacteria 13 Jun 2017 15:35 The woman in her 70s was in trouble. What started as a broken leg led to an infection in her hip that hung on for two years and several hospital stays. At a Nevada hospital, doctors gave the woman seven different antibiotics, one after the other. The drugs …
    • World news photos: Naked weekend, blowing up rubble 12 Jun 2017 11:59 JAKE ELLISON, SPECIAL TO SEATTLEPI.COM Published 8:35 pm, Sunday, June 11, 2017 Photo: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images The moon rises above lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center in New York City on June 10, 2017, as seen from West Orange, NJ. The moon …
    • World news photos: Naked weekend, blowing up the rubble and more 12 Jun 2017 11:22 JAKE ELLISON, SPECIAL TO SEATTLEPI.COM Published 6:35 pm, Sunday, June 11, 2017 Photo: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images The moon rises above lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center in New York City on June 10, 2017, as seen from West Orange, NJ. The moon …
    • For China, which is riding the North Korean tiger, getting off isn’t easy 05 May 2017 23:24 Certainly, North Korea tests the powers that meet here-China, the US, Russia, Japan and South Korea-and holds the card in the precarious status quo. (Illustration: Rohnit phore) We all know by now that North Korea is economically sapped, has conducted five …
    • The case for Urdu as Pakistan's official language 02 May 2017 02:42 Illustration by Marium Ali A patriotic song blares through speakers placed on either side of the stage. The Urdu ditty that talks down terrorists was produced and released by the army’s public relations department in response to the 2014 Army Public School …
    • Chinese Troops Participate in Pakistan’s Republic Day Parade 23 Mar 2017 13:57 ISLAMABAD —  A grand annual military parade marking Pakistan’s Republic Day has for the first time involved Chinese troops, underscoring Beijing’s increasingly strong partnership with Islamabad. The Pakistan military displayed its conventional and nuclear- …
    • Obama’s unreported Pakistan sanctions limit U.S. options for looming Afghanistan crisis 02 Feb 2017 00:34 How the U.S. Trump Administration deals with emerging Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Iran issues may have been affected by the policies and last-minute sanctions enacted by the outgoing administration. Special to WorldTribune.com By Gregory R. Copley, Editor, …
    • Acts of faith: Why people get killed over blasphemy in Pakistan 05 Jan 2017 03:38 An angry mob sets Christian homes on fire in Joseph Colony, Lahore, in 2013 | M Arif, White Star Even though the rally had ended late, even though the night sky over Gangapur was turning translucent, Falak Sher’s wife insisted we stop by her house for …
    • PVR to diversify into F&B post covid-19 pandemic 10 Jul 2020 13:15 NEW DELHI: India’s biggest multiplex chain, PVR Cinemas is looking at diversifying its portfolio and plans to launch a range of food and beverage products that can be sold at both online and offline stores. “Rescue, revival and reinvent are key words right …
    • First phase of pullback of troops in Eastern Ladakh almost done, Corps commanders from both sides to meet next week 10 Jul 2020 11:26 NEW DELHI: The next round of the Corps Commander level talks between the Indian and Chinese armies is likely to be held next week to discuss the next phase of the de-escalation process of the military build-up by the two countries along the Line of Actual …
    • QSR chains to step up drive-throughs as consumers opt for social distancing & convenience 10 Jul 2020 08:30 New Delhi: Eight years after entering India, Starbucks Coffee Co is rolling out its first drive-through outlet in India on Friday, even as large quick service chains including McDonald’s, Burger King, KFC and Pizza Hut said they are stepping up focus on …
    • OPINIONISTA: The ANC needs to move on from 1960s Soviet-styled cadre deployment 10 Jul 2020 07:52 In September 2019, I suggested that our focus on the EFF, as well we should, was causing us to lose sight of a greater danger in the country – the ANC, and its ruling partners. What was it that French poet Charles Baudelaire said?: “The finest trick of the …
    • Can India Really Shut Down Oil Supply To China? 10 Jul 2020 02:30 Threats to oil shipping routes are nothing new to the oil market. It has endured Iran seizing tankers in the Strait of Hormuz, and it has endured Iran's repeated threats to close this most important chokepoint in the world.  But what the oil market is …
    • Chabahar Port’s place in Iran’s “looking to the East” policy 09 Jul 2020 23:56 Chabahar Port as Iran's only ocean port on the Makran coast is not only important for India's geopolitical interests in West Asia, but it can also play a key role in pulling Afghanistan out of its current geographical impasse and provide India with …
    • Task after Galwan 09 Jul 2020 23:47 An IAF chopper in Leh on Monday. (PTI/File) Finally, after a round of high-level talks — which included India’s National Security Adviser — following a three-week standoff at the LAC, there are signs of disengagement at Galwan Patrol Point 14, Gogra …
    • Test kits: Firms stuck between zero import duty and export ban 09 Jul 2020 23:30 Written by Jay Mazoomdaar | New Delhi | Published: July 10, 2020 4:34:37 am A KMC worker sprays disinfectant in a containment zone at Ultadanga in Kolkata. (Express photo by Partha Paul) EVEN AS the number of daily Covid tests goes up from a few thousand …
    • Infections in India are soaring, but increased testing will help 09 Jul 2020 20:52 Covid-19 has spread from big cities to country towns with alarming speed Editor’s note: Some of our covid-19 coverage is free for readers of The Economist Today, our daily newsletter. For more stories and our pandemic tracker, see our hub SANDEEP IS …
    • China built this massive scale model to prepare for the showdown to come 09 Jul 2020 19:52 Posted July 10, 2020 05:29:41 In the language of geopolitics it's known as salami slicing, a tactic used to covertly snatch disputed lands, sliver by territorial sliver. And on the border between China and India in the remote reaches of the Himalayas, …
    • COVID-19 situation in Delhi has improved, says Centre; recovery rate stands at 76 per cent 09 Jul 2020 18:28 By PTI NEW DELHI: The COVID-19 situation in the national capital has shown improvement in recent days in both recovery and doubling rates, the Union Home Ministry said on Thursday, while 2,187 fresh cases were reported and the city's coronavirus tally …
    • Book Review: The Anarchy: The East India Company, Corporate Violence and the Pillage of an Empire 09 Jul 2020 18:03    Bloomsburg Publishing, New York City 2019,Hardcover, 522 pgs, $35, ISBN: 978-1-63557-395-4 by Arnold Zeitlin   7 July 2020 Author William Dalrymple targets the British East India Company for its evil over two centuries in India. In the process, he …
    • India’s lack of ‘strategic trust’ in neighbourhood 09 Jul 2020 18:03 The ‘structural imbalance’ in South Asia is a contribution of geography and political history — but also has a deeper context and meaning. by N Sathiya Moorthy  7 July 2020 News reports that Sri Lanka’s ‘pleas for debt-freeze hangs fire’ in New Delhi …
    • Six months, six countries, six families — and one unrelenting, unforgiving epidemic 09 Jul 2020 17:37 Loading data... Seven-day rolling average of daily reported cases worldwide Drag Spin Warning: This graphic requires JavaScript. Please enable JavaScript for the best experience. For the rising actress in Hong Kong, who had broken free of the poverty of …
    • Tata Steel sales fall by 23% in Apr-Jun quarter; output down by 28.49% 09 Jul 2020 11:29 Tata Steel's India sales were at 2.92 MT, down from 3.96 MT in the year-ago period, while the production volume fell to 2.99 MT from 4.5 MT New Delhi: Tata Steel Ltd (TSL) on Thursday said its consolidated sales fell 22.8 per cent to 5.28 million …
    • Bangladesh and the China-India Conflict 09 Jul 2020 08:36 AdvertisementWhen Narendra Modi was elected to the office of prime minister for the first time in 2014, he invited his counterparts from Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Pakistan, the Maldives, and Bhutan to his swearing-in ceremony at the …
    • Why the ‘Old Normal’ Along the Sino-Indian Border Can No Longer Stand 09 Jul 2020 08:36 AdvertisementBy the time 20 Indian soldiers had died and a still-unknown number o f Chinese soldiers faced casualties after a high-altitude melee in the normally obscure Galwan Valley on June 15, India and China were already well into a border crisis. The …
    • Delhi's hospitals 'on edge of being overwhelmed' as coronavirus cases continue to soar 08 Jul 2020 23:17 Living in a country like India where there is such a stark divide between those who can afford private healthcare and those who cannot, Lakhjeet Singh’s family believed they had the means to access the best treatment during the coronavirus pandemic. So …
    • Covid-19 lockdown impact: Net leasing of office space down 73% in Apr-Jun 08 Jul 2020 20:46 Net leasing of office space plunged 73.4 per cent in the April-June period across eight major cities due to sharp fall in demand because of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Cushman & Wakefield. Net absorption of office space stood at 37.15 lakh sq …
    • Released Rs 8cr to pay April salary of corpn doctors: Govt to HC 08 Jul 2020 20:02 New Delhi: The AAP government informed Delhi high court on Wednesday that it has released Rs 8 crore to North Delhi Municipal Corporation for payment of resident doctors’ salaries for April. The government, however, maintained that payment of salaries of …
    • Demand for Indian buffalo meat shows signs of revival 08 Jul 2020 14:28 NEW DELHI: Indian buffalo meat demand from Africa, Middle East and South East Asian countries is showing its first sign of revival after plunging during the lockdown, exporters said. The appreciation of the Brazilian’s Real and Argentina’s Peso will also …
    • Doctors' Salaries Delayed As Funds Not Released By Delhi: Municipal Body To Court 08 Jul 2020 12:46 The North Delhi Municipal Corporation said it has been unable to release the salary of its doctors. New Delhi: The North Delhi Municipal Corporation told the Delhi High Court that it has been unable to pay employees, including resident doctors, as the Aam …
    • Sourav Ganguly on IPL 2020: We want to host it, first priority is India 08 Jul 2020 08:54 BCCI president Sourav Ganguly said India is keen to host the Indian Premier League because it is the most important part of the country's domestic season but a decision will be taken. Ganguly said BCCI's priority is also to ensure that the IPL is …
    • Delhi’s bio-medical waste facilities grapple with increased COVID-19 load 08 Jul 2020 04:08 By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  The two common bio-medical waste treatment facilities (CBWTF) in the city are grappling with increased load due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with their operators saying the pressure is set to increase with rising cases.   …
    • The anxiety in China 07 Jul 2020 23:49 Written by Jabin T Jacob | Published: July 8, 2020 3:37:13 am President Xi Jinping. (File AP) It might seem strange at a time such as this to talk of Chinese anxiety. China has handled the COVID-19 outbreak better than most countries. What is more, it has …
    • No Need For Prescription For COVID-19 Test Now In Mumbai 07 Jul 2020 20:08 Mumbai COVID-19 Updates: Private labs can charge Rs 2,500 for a COVID-19 test. (File) Mumbai: People can test themselves for coronavirus infection at designated private laboratories in Mumbai without a doctor's prescription, the Brihanmumbai Municipal …
    • Paid March and April salary of resident doctors: North MCD to Delhi High Court 07 Jul 2020 18:56 By PTI NEW DELHI: The North Delhi Municipal Corporation on Tuesday filed a status report in the Delhi High Court informing it that salaries of March and April months of all resident doctors in hospitals run by the civic body have been paid. The corporation …
    • Markaz case: 122 Malaysian nationals get bail 07 Jul 2020 18:10 Representative image NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Tuesday granted bail to 122 Malaysian nationals, who were charge sheeted for attending Tablighi Jamat Markaz at Nizamuddin in the national capital by violating visa conditions, indulging in missionary …
    • 24 hours in pictures, 7 July 2020 07 Jul 2020 17:12 A selection of some of the best photographs from South Africa and around the world. 1/10 Circus performers of the Association of Circus Proprietors gather outside Downing Street in central London on July 7, 2020,as they deliver a letter for the Prime …
    • 7/7 bombings: Remembering the victims of the London terror attack 07 Jul 2020 15:01 Today marks the 15th anniversary of the tragic 7/7 terror attack in London which left scores dead after a series of explosions ripped through the capital. The attacks on three London Underground trains and a double-decker bus killed 52 people as well …
    • Coronavirus live news: Australian city of Melbourne to re-enter lockdown; India deaths pass 20,000 07 Jul 2020 13:32 8.43am EDT 08:43 The Republican party will provide mandatory coronavirus testing at its national convention in Florida next month, Reuters reports. The plan to require thousands of attendees to get tested for the coronavirus before entering the convention …
    • World: 553 concerned agencies are calling for urgent action to make gender-based violence a key response priority of humanitarian response plans 07 Jul 2020 12:41 Dear Under-Secretary-General Lowcock, The below 553 concerned agencies are calling for urgent action to make gender-based violence (GBV) a key response priority of humanitarian response plans, moving to action the commitments of the “End SGBV Conference,” …
    • Retailers see 67% fall in sales during June 15-30: RAI survey 07 Jul 2020 09:55 NEW DELHI: Retailers witnessed 67 per cent decline in business during June 15-30 compared to the corresponding period last year, according to a survey by Retailers Association of India (RAI). In its latest business survey conducted on more than 100 big and …
    • PM's Act East Policy shifted geostrategic posture in Indo-Pacific: EFSAS 07 Jul 2020 09:19 The Act East Policy (AEP) devised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a regional summit in Myanmar in 2014 has shifted the geostrategic posture of India in the Indo-Pacific and reformulated New Delhi's approach to one that is more strategically …
    • Indian households shun downmarket palm oil, cutting demand in lockdown 07 Jul 2020 08:38 MUMBAI/KUALA LUMPUR, July 7 (Reuters) - Palm oil demand in India, the world’s top edible oil importer, is set to plunge this year as coronavirus lockdowns slash food service sector demand and households opt for alternatives at the supermarket. India’s …
    • Victoria put into 6-week COVID-19 lockdown 07 Jul 2020 06:19 The state recorded a recorded the new cases of coronavirus overnight, adding to the total of 2824 across the state. Premier Daniel Andrews emerged from crisis talks and announced Stage three restrictions will be introduced for all of Melbourne from …
    • Sequoia to invest $1.35 bn from 2 funds in India, S-E Asia 07 Jul 2020 03:00 NEW DELHI : Venture capital investor Sequoia India has received commitments totalling $1.35 billion from limited partners for two new India- and South-East Asia (SEA)-focussed funds—a $525-million venture fund, and a $825-million growth fund. The funds …
    • On the occasion of 26th anniversary of demise of the Great Leader President Kim Il Sung 07 Jul 2020 01:36 The Herald Entering the modern times, Korea with 5,000-year-long history and brilliant culture gradually weakened in national power owing to the policy of flunkeyism and dependence on outside forces of the feudal Joson dynasty and was reduced to a theatre …
    • India caseload surges as experts warn of virus going airborne 07 Jul 2020 00:30 India on Monday became the country with the third-highest coronavirus caseload in the world, as a group of scientists said there was now overwhelming evidence that the disease can be airborne -- and for far longer than originally thought. With the globe…
    • Raja Mandala: Once upon an Asian century 06 Jul 2020 22:56 If powerful nationalism is driving China to seek more territory from its neighbours and dominate the region, equally intense nationalist forces in Asia will react against the CCP’s assertive policies. (Illustration by C R Sasikumar) Former foreign …
    • Coronavirus India updates, July 6: Cases cross 7-lakh mark, toll now over 20,000 06 Jul 2020 20:02 People drive past a mural honouring the warriors of COVID-19, during unlock-2, in New Delhi, on Thursday, July 2, 2020. (Express Photo By Amit Mehra) Coronavirus (Covid-19) India Updates: India’s coronavirus tally crossed 7-lakh mark to stand at 711,878 …
    • The search for unity in a moment of crisis 06 Jul 2020 18:49 It is often believed that a crisis brings out the best in Indians. We have witnessed people selflessly coming to the aid of the affected during natural calamities. Unfortunately, this wasn’t the case when the pandemic hit India. First, we failed in dealing …
    • Positivity rate in Delhi declines from 30% to 10%; ASI monuments reopen 06 Jul 2020 12:11 People drive past a mural honouring the warriors of COVID-19, during unlock-2, in New Delhi, on Thursday, July 2, 2020. (Express Photo By Amit Mehra) Coronavirus (Covid-19) India Updates: India recorded a single-day jump of 24,248 cases in the last 24 …
    • SDMC’s notice to 30 buildings to check for seismic stability 06 Jul 2020 00:25 The SDMC has been conducting a survey to identify high-rise buildings and structures under its jurisdiction to examine their seismic stability, (Source: Twitter/@ZoramthangaCM) The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has issued notices to …
    • Lockdown-hit farmers begin to sow summer crops in South Asia 05 Jul 2020 20:07 The southwest monsoon has arrived in most parts of South Asia and farmers in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal have started planting the summer crop. The Covid-19 pandemic has affected the already distressed agriculture sector in these countries in …
    • Defence news: PM's visit boosted morale of the forces 05 Jul 2020 14:07 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli holds talks with Nepal's Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Purna Chandra Thapa: Sources Modi's Ladakh visit underscored India's resolve to beat back Chinese …
    • Notices to 30 more schools, residential societies, others for structural audit report: SDMC 05 Jul 2020 10:51 Image Source : PTI Notices to 30 more schools, residential societies, others for structural audit report: SDMC The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has slapped notices to the authorities of 30 more schools, residential group housing societies and …
    • Coronavirus India updates, July 5: 24,850 new cases, 618 deaths; highest ever in last 24 hours 05 Jul 2020 07:03 Guwahati: A suspected COVID-19 woman being taken to a hospital during the lockdown imposed by the state government to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, in Guwahati, Saturday, July 4, 2020. (PTI Photo) Coronavirus India Updates, 04 July: India …
    • US Wants India to Stand up to China. It Can Do That Only With American Aid and Tech Support 04 Jul 2020 07:33 The Covid pandemic offers India and the United States an opportunity to bolster their partnership. The large-scale loss of human life, social disruption, and economic devastation caused by the pandemic will almost certainly be followed by massive …
    • WHO Team In China Next Week To Investigate Coronavirus Origins 04 Jul 2020 06:29 WHO reported that Chinese authorities have determined that the outbreak is caused by a coronavirus. New Delhi: Amid global concerns that China delayed giving information regarding the novel coronavirus outbreak, a team of WHO (World Health Organisation) …
    • Chinese spokesperson says PM Modi's statement is 'groundless' 04 Jul 2020 05:27 New Delhi: In a direct response to remarks made by prime minister Narendra Modi that the age of expansionism is over, the Chinese embassy in New Delhi said it was “groundless” to describe China as "expansionist" and to “exaggerate and fabricate” …
    • China’s WTO Threat to India on App Ban 'Untenable' Amid Beijing Internet Censorship: Experts 04 Jul 2020 01:24 India 20:27 GMT 03.07.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): On 29 June, India banned 59 Chinese mobile apps in a move widely perceived as a response to the border dispute in the Galvan valley of Ladakh. On 15 June, twenty Indian soldiers were killed in …
    • No exemption for school teachers, says south corpn 03 Jul 2020 20:01 New Delhi: South Delhi Municipal Corporation made it clear on Friday that its teachers will have to come to schools for the admission process, distribution of books and stationery and lesson planning while maintaining social distancing protocol. The …
    • Apollo Hospitals mulls setting up Proton Cancer Centre in Mumbai and Delhi 03 Jul 2020 14:16 Apollo Hospitals is exploring the possibility of setting up Apollo Proton Cancer Centres (APCC) in Mumbai and Delhi. The company has already set up one such facility at Chennai at an investment of around Rs 1,300 crore, and may be looking at roping …
    • Reducing dependence on China: India Inc advise on import substitution 03 Jul 2020 03:04 New Delhi: Indian companies have started submitting proposals to the government on ways to reduce import dependence on China, recommending measures such as levy of Covid-19 import duties on non-essential products and reduction of customs duty on plant and …
    • Asadha Purnima: India to go big on Buddha’s first sermon 03 Jul 2020 01:42 NEW DELHI: Amid tensions with China, the Centre has decided to celebrate ‘Asadha Purnima’ on Saturday to commemorate Buddha’s first sermon to his first set of disciples. Being pushed as an event to show India’s strong Buddhist heritage, the event to be …
    • Antigen tests get big boost in Delhi-NCR 03 Jul 2020 00:50 So far, Delhi has tested over 5 lakh people NEW DELHI: All district magistrates in the capital have been asked by the Delhi government to conduct 2,000 antigen tests for Covid-19 daily in areas under their jurisdiction so that the number of people being …
    • Mumbai, Delhi among top cities seeking online consultations for mental health, report finds 02 Jul 2020 13:37 The study states that there has been over 180 per cent rise in online patient consultations around mental health conditions. (Source: Getty/Thinkstock) Amid the ongoing pandemic, many people have struggled with mental health issues. Across the world, …
    • 115 notices to schools, residential societies, others to submit structural audit report: NDMC 02 Jul 2020 10:56 Image Source : FILE 115 notices to schools, residential societies, others to submit structural audit report: NDMC Seeking to ensure seismic stability of high-rise buildings, the NDMC has started identifying such structures and issued 115 notices to many …
    • China supplying weapons to insurgent group 'Arakan Army' to weaken India, Myanmar: Report 02 Jul 2020 05:54 By ANI NAYPYITAW: China is supplying funds and sophisticated weaponry to armed groups in Myanmar and the Naypyitaw-designated terrorist group, the Arakan Army, to have leverage over Myanmar and India, Licas News reported. A military source with experience …
    • BSNL, MTNL cancels 4G upragadation tenders, fresh bidding soon 01 Jul 2020 14:03 The decision by the two state-owned telecommunications service providers has come after the DoT decided to issue fresh specifications for the upgradation process. "Tender for planning, engineering, supply, installation, testing, commissioning and …
    • Covid Live: Section 144 in Mumbai 01 Jul 2020 10:57 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates China reports three new virus cases NHRC issues notices to Tamil Nadu cops The human rights body issued notices to the DGP, Tamil Nadu and SP, Thoothukudi over the deaths of a father and son allegedly due to …
    • MORGAN: South Sudan rightfully belongs to AU, Igad and EAC 01 Jul 2020 09:20 By FRED OLUOCH More by this Author South Sudan Ambassador to Ethiopia and Permanent Representative to the African Union, James Morgan, spoke with Fred Oluoch about the country’s recent suspension by African Union over $9m arrears. What does suspension mean …
    • BookMyShow unveils global online streaming platform for live entertainment 01 Jul 2020 07:52 By PTI NEW DELHI: With coronavirus pandemic-led disruption in the movie-going experience, online ticket booking platform BookMyShow (BMS) has rolled out a global online streaming feature that allows consumers to access live entertainment shows from their …
    • Delhi Police Inspector succumbs to COVID-19 01 Jul 2020 03:15 Sanjeev Kumar Yadav A 49-year-old inspector of Delhi Police, posted with special cell, died at South Delhi’s Max hospital late Tuesday night due to COVID-19. So far, nine police personnel — three constables, three ASIs and two sub-inspectors — have …
    • ‘Super Anaconda’: Railways combines 3 goods trains with 177 wagons 01 Jul 2020 01:27 NEW DELHI: In a first, the railways successfully ran 177 loaded wagons, clubbing three freight trains, together in Odisha on Monday at an average speed of 40kmph. The train carried approximately 15,000 tonnes of coal from Brajrajnagar to Rourkela. Posting …
    • Delhi Reported More Than 75 Per Cent Of Total COVID-19 Cases In June 30 Jun 2020 22:58 Delhi recorded its first coronavirus case on March 1. (File) New Delhi: More than 75 per cent of the total coronavirus cases in the national capital were reported in June, when the curbs were eased during Unlock1, according to the Delhi government's …
    • Pay property tax without any penalty till July 31 30 Jun 2020 20:55 New Delhi: The three municipal corporations on Tuesday extended the deadline for submitting property tax for the financial year 2019-20 till July 31. Taxpayers will continue to get the rebate of 15% given for timely payment even if they miss the initial …
    • NTPC, IOC plan waste-energy plant at Okhla to keep SDMC area clean 30 Jun 2020 18:21 (Representative image) NEW DELHI: State-run generation utility NTPC, oil refiner-fuel retailer IndianOil and South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on Tuesday signed an MoU for building a waste-to-energy plant at the Okhla landfill site in the national …
    • IHGF-Delhi Fair goes virtual to tap diverse pool of overseas buyers, online brands 30 Jun 2020 18:11 In step with the new normal, the 49th edition of the IHGF-Delhi Fair went virtual on Tuesday. Restricted activity due to the pandemic led Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) to introduce the digital platform of the virtual fair scheduled from …
    • Jindal Steel divests entire stake in Oman facility for over $1 bn 30 Jun 2020 18:07 Jindal Steel & Power (Mauritius) Ltd (JSPML), an arm of Naveen Jindal-led Jindal Steel and Power Ltd's (JSPL) on Tuesday said that it had accepted a binding offer from Templar Investments Limited to divest its entire stake in its Oman asset, Jindal …
    • INDIAN FOREIGN POLICY :CHANGING TRENDS 30 Jun 2020 00:07             PM Modi welcomes Russian President Vladimir Putin prior to their meeting at Hyderabad House, New Delhi. (Photo: Reuters)                              by Shazia Farooq 29 June 2020 Article 51 of the Indian Constitution envisages the state to …
    • Will Remember Him As A Fighter: Wife Of Delhi Doctor Who Died Of COVID-19 29 Jun 2020 23:20 He died in the ICU of Max Hospital, Saket after battling COVID-19 for weeks. (File) New Delhi: The grieving wife of a senior doctor at the LNJP Hospital, who died battling COVID-19, on Monday said her husband was a man with a fighting spirit and that is …
    • Human rights activists stage demonstrations against China 29 Jun 2020 05:57 Tokyo [Japan], June 28 (ANI): Several human rights activists of various nationalities, including Japanese, Indians, Taiwanese, Tibetans and others, staged a demonstration against China at Hachiko statue near Shibuya station in Tokyo on Sunday. The protest …
    • Delhi: MCDs send notices to 130 over structural stability 29 Jun 2020 00:17 Written by Abhinav Rajput | New Delhi | Published: June 29, 2020 5:26:19 am In the first stage, the corporations surveyed schools and group housing societies as several people visit or live in these areas. Other buildings will be surveyed in the later …
    • Coronavirus outbreak: Containment zones rise to 421 in Delhi after re-mapping 28 Jun 2020 19:58 By PTI NEW DELHI: The number of COVID-19 containment zones in Delhi has risen to 421 after re-mapping of such areas, an increase of 141 in the last two days, as the cases mounted to over 83,000 on Sunday. Noting that the number of recoveries was more that …
    • Why containment zones went up from 280 to 421 in two days 28 Jun 2020 19:19 New Delhi: Within two days of Delhi government beginning its exercise to redraw the boundaries of the containment zones to fight novel coronavirus, the number of sealed areas in the capital jumped by 50% on Sunday. The capital had 280 active containment …
    • Delhi has 421 containment zones after remapping 28 Jun 2020 17:34 File photo, ANI NEW DELHI: The number of Covid-19 containment zones in Delhi has risen to 421 after a re-mapping of such areas -- an increase of 141 zones -- in the last two days, with the Southwest district topping the chart. According to an official, …
    • Tablighi Jamaat chief deliberately risked lives of people: Delhi Police chargesheet 28 Jun 2020 16:56 Jun 28, 2020, 09:47PM ISTSource: Times NowTimes Now has accessed the chargesheet filed by the Delhi Police in the Markaz case, in which the Tablighi Jamaaat and its chief have been charged with wilfully and deliberately putting the lives of fellow citizens …
    • Number Of Coronavirus Containment Zones In Delhi Climbs To 421 After Re-Mapping 28 Jun 2020 15:38 The process of screening every household has to be completed by July 6 (Representational) New Delhi: The number of COVID-19 containment zones in Delhi has risen to 421 after a re-mapping of such areas -- an increase of 141 zones -- in the last two days, …
    • Locusts Sweep Into Delhi Suburbs. India Is Witnessing Its Worst Locust Invasion in Decades 28 Jun 2020 11:32 Image copyright AFP Image caption Infestations of locusts have been reported in several Indian states Parts of the Indian capital, Delhi, have been placed on alert after a swarm of locusts invaded a suburban area. Correspondents say it is the first time …
    • Locust blankets Gurugram, Delhi IGI airport on high alert 28 Jun 2020 07:20 Gurugram: The skies over many parts of Gurugram turned dark on Saturday as swarms of locusts descended on the town, but the migratory pests are likely to spare the national capital, for now, officials said. The dark cloud of locusts spread across two …
    • Galwan River Valley: An important history lesson 28 Jun 2020 06:52 The Chinese claim of sovereign rights over the entire Galwan river valley is essentially Beijing's bid to turn the clock back to 1962, when its army advanced briefly in these barren uplands belonging to India. China probably feels, just like then, …
    • Over 11,000 more beds to be available in Delhi as banquet halls are attached to hospitals 27 Jun 2020 23:36 Delhi has conducted 4.7 lakh tests so far, out of which over 19,000 were conducted within the last 24 hours. (Representational) Banquet halls will soon be linked with hospitals in the city to provide an additional 11,229 beds, as the number of Covid-19 …
    • As Kejriwal and Shah inspect Covid centre, their partymen spar on who gets credit 27 Jun 2020 23:36 Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal visit the Radha Soami Satsang centre in Chattarpur on Saturday. (Photo: Gajendra Yadav) Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal visited the Radha Soami …
    • Rise In Delhi COVID-19 Deaths Due To Shortage Of Beds: Arvind Kejriwal 27 Jun 2020 22:11 Plasma therapy is another important weapon that is being used for many patients, Mr Kejriwal said. (File) New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal acknowledged on Saturday that because of a shortage of beds in hospitals for COVID-19 patients in the …
    • India locusts: Swarm sweeps into Delhi suburb Gurgaon 27 Jun 2020 18:26 Image copyright AFP Image caption Infestations of locusts have been reported in several Indian states Parts of the Indian capital, Delhi, have been placed on alert after a swarm of locusts invaded a suburban area. Correspondents say it is the first time …
    • Apocalyptic Pests: Locust Swarms Hit Asia And South America, Affecting Millions 27 Jun 2020 18:19 TOPLINE Two major locust swarms in on opposite ends of the world have raised alarms this week about the biblical damage the pests can inflict on crops as they make their way through swathes of South America and Asia. Locusts were seen filling the sky in …
    • Arrogant China aspires to rule the world but has failed: Tibetan activist 27 Jun 2020 16:57 Jun 27, 2020, 09:52PM ISTSource: ANIAmid simmering tension between India and China following the recent face-off at Galwan Valley in Ladakh, a noted Tibetan author and activist has said that India's boundary with China will be secured after Tibet's …
    • Delhi Environment Minister Calls Emergency Meeting As Desert Locusts Reach Neighbouring Gurgaon 27 Jun 2020 09:38 Delhi Environment Minister called an emergency meeting as Desert Locusts reached neighbouring Gurgaon New Delhi: Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai today called an emergency meeting to discuss the situation following a locust attack in neighbouring city …
    • Phase 5 rules to be announced Monday 27 Jun 2020 07:41 The Covid-19 pandemic has claimed another victim – regional budget airline NokScoot is closing down. The company’s board of directors decided yesterday to liquidate the airline, the decision to be announced in a general meeting of shareholders held in 2 …
    • Breaking News: June 25, 2020 | As it happened 27 Jun 2020 01:37 Jun 25, 2020 10:15 PM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao Himachal Pradesh: Total COVID-19 cases reach 839 The number of COVID-19 cases reaches 839 in Himachal Pradesh, of which 345 cases are active. 7 people have died due to the disease till date.  Jun 25, 2020 10: …
    • Delhi To Increase Number Of Containment Zones After Re-Mapping: Officials 26 Jun 2020 23:40 As on Friday, there are 280 COVID-19 containment zones in the city. (File) New Delhi: The number of COVID-19 containment zones in Delhi will increase in the coming days after a re-mapping of such areas as authorities have decided to divide them into micro …
    • Delhi: With new plan, containment zone number set to rise 26 Jun 2020 23:14 Workers on sanitisation duty at a containment zone. (Archive photo) The number of containment zones in Delhi is likely to sharply rise over the next few days, with district magistrates redrawing the boundaries of existing ones, dividing large ones into …
    • 'Tibetan independence will secure India's boundary with China' 26 Jun 2020 10:55 Dharamshala [Himachal Pradesh] India, June 25 (ANI): Amid simmering tension between India and China following the recent face-off at Galwan Valley in Ladakh, a noted Tibetan author and activist has said that India's boundary with China will be secured …
    • Delhi records total of over 70,000 COVID-19 cases, gov't speeds up testing 26 Jun 2020 09:31 A medical worker collects a sample from a woman for COVID-19 test in East Delhi, India on June 24, 2020. (Photo by Partha Sarkar/Xinhua) As total COVID-19 cases in Delhi surpassed 70,000, the government began gearing up to launch a mammoth screening …
    • Decision to Reduce Troops in Germany Aims to Tackle Chinese Threat to India, East Asia - Pompeo 26 Jun 2020 08:07 World 07:29 GMT 26.06.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): While addressing the Brussels Forum in a virtual format, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stressed that "China's expansionist policies" are the real challenge in the contemporary …
    • Delhi-NCR likely to receive rain in next 2-3 hrs 26 Jun 2020 06:27 Picture used for representational purpose only NEW DELHI: Delhi and its adjoining areas such as Gurugram, Faridabad, Noida and Ghaziabad are likely to receive light rainfall in the next two to three hours, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said …
    • Going to talk with US counterpart in next few days on proposed trade deal: Piyush Goyal 25 Jun 2020 18:05 Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal (File photo: PTI) NEW DELHI: Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday he will be talking to USTR Robert Lighthizer in the next few days to "quickly wrap" up initial aspects of the …
    • Monsoon chugs into Delhi ahead of time; covers Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh 25 Jun 2020 11:03 Rains weaken up over Central India, bring down surplus The monsoon has further advanced into more parts of Rajasthan, apart from covering remaining parts of Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh, entire Delhi, and some parts of Haryana and most parts of …