Coronavirus update: India sees slight dip in new cases but active tally goes up

New Delhi, April 13 -- As many as 1,61,736 more people tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, taking the cumulative caseload to 1,36,89,453, the Union health ministry said on Tuesday morni... Read More

Maharashtra COVID-19 new restrictions: Section 144 from tomorrow. What's allowed, what's not

New Delhi, April 13 -- To prevent the COVID-19 surge in the state, Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday imposed Section 144 starting from 14 April. The prohibitory order will be effe... Read More

Lucknow reports 5,382 new Covid-19 cases in a day as UP witnesses worst single-day spike

New Delhi, April 13 -- The state of Uttar Pradesh has recorded 18,021 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours. With the steep rise in numbers, the active cases in the state have also reached 95,980, a... Read More

Modi to address vice chancellors meet on new education policy

New Delhi, April 13 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address vice chancellors from across the country and the annual meet of the Indian Association of Universities on Wednesday. The national vice... Read More

Bengaluru reports 5,500 new Covid-19 cases, 55 deaths in a single day

New Delhi, April 13 -- Bengaluru Urban district has reported 5,500 new Covid-19 cases in a single day, which also forms the majority of cases registered in the state of Karnataka. On a positive note,... Read More

Muthoot Finance announces interim dividend of Rs.20 per share

New Delhi, April 13 -- The board of directors of Muthoot Finance have approved payment of an interim dividend of Rs. 20 per equity share. "Shareholders whose names appear as on close of business hours... Read More

Mumbai records nearly 8,000 new covid-19 cases, 970 buildings sealed

New Delhi, April 13 -- Mumbai on Tuesday recorded 7,898 new COVID-19 cases, after recording the lowest single-day count in April a day, while 26 more patients succumbed to the infection, the city civi... Read More

Bengaluru: Civic chief tells private hospitals to reserve 50% beds for Covid patients

New Delhi, April 13 -- With surging coronavirus infections, the civic chief commissioner of Bengaluru has ordered to set up Covid care centres in the city. Private hospitals have also been directed to... Read More

Johnson & Johnson delays covid-19 vaccine rollout

New Delhi, April 13 -- Johnson & Johnson says it is delaying the rollout of its coronavirus vaccine in Europe amid a US probe into rare blood clots. The company announced the decision today after reg... Read More

Renault partners CSC Grameen eStore to push rural sales

New Delhi, April 13 -- To effectively push its products in the rural and semi-urban areas, French vehicle manufacturer, Renualt, announced partnership with CSC Grameen eStore, a subsidiary of CSC eGov... Read More