Strong tremors felt in Delhi-NCR as earthquake hits Haryana

New Delhi, May 30 -- An earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale, in Haryana's Rohtak district, jolted the national capital and its surrounding regions on Friday evening. According to the Nation... Read More

NRI scientist develops test that visually detects coronavirus in 10 mins

New York, May 30 -- A team of US scientists led by an Indian-origin researcher has developed an experimental diagnostic test for COVID-19 that can visually detect the presence of coronavirus in 10 min... Read More

PFC to provide PPE Kits and Ambulances to Government of Uttarakhand in its fight against COVID-19

New Delhi, May 30 -- : In yet another step to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, state-owned Power Finance Corporation Ltd (PFC) has come forward to provide financial assistance of Rs. 1.23 crore to the Gov... Read More

Union Bank of India cuts EBLR by 40 bps

Mumbai, May 30 -- Union Bank of India on Saturday announced reduction in External Benchmark Lending Rate (EBLR) by 40 bps to 6.80 per cent taking into consideration the recent change in Repo Rate by R... Read More

Covid-19 vaccine could be ready by October, claims Pfizer CEO

New York, May 30 -- Global pharmaceutical major Pfizer believes that a vaccine to prevent Covid-19 could be ready by the end of October, the company's CEO Albert Bourla said. Pfizer is conducting cli... Read More

UP to have 800-km Herbal belt

Lucknow, May 29 -- The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh will develop 800 km roads as Herbal belt with medicinal and herbal trees along both sides of the road. Deputy Chief Minister Keshav ... Read More

India records highest single-day spike, surpasses China toll

New Delhi, May 29 -- India on Friday not only recorded its largest jump in new cases as it added 7,466 new Covid patients in 24 hours, emerging as the ninth worst-hit country in the world by pandemic,... Read More

Amazon offers 125,000 full-time jobs to temporary employees

Seattle, May 29 -- Amazon is offering full-time jobs to 125,000 of 175,000 temporary workers it hired since March to deal with the Covid-19 rush, if employees would like to stay at Amazon long term. ... Read More

Ajit Jogi - brilliant bureaucrat, outstanding politician

Raipur, May 29 -- Chhattisgarh slipped into shock on Friday following passing away of Ajit Pramod Kumar Jogi. Jogi, 74, breathed his last at a private hospital around 3.30 p.m. He was a household nam... Read More

Lockdown: Amit Shah dials all CMs to ask 'What's next?'

New Delhi, May 29 -- As the end of Lockdown 4.0 approaches on the midnight of May 31, Union Home Minister Amit Shah dialled up all Chief Ministers on Thursday evening, asking them about the future of ... Read More