Section 144 in Maharashtra: Where Pune, Mumbai and Nagpur stand in terms of Covid-19 cases

India, April 13 -- Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray, whose state has the highest caseload of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in the country, on Tuesday announced that Section 144 will be... Read More

Sena leader's jibe at minister Prasad on govt's move over foreign Covid vaccines

India, April 13 -- Shiv Sena leader Priyanka Chaturvedi on Tuesday took a jibe at Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad for his reaction to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi raising the issue of the alleged s... Read More

Maharashtra defers Class 10 and 12 state board exams due to surge in Covid cases

India, April 12 -- Maharashtra education minister Varsha Gaikwad on Monday announced the postponement of Class 10 and 12 state board examinations due to a rapid rise in the western state's daily cases... Read More

On day 1 of 'Tika Utsav', over 2.7 mn doses of Covid-19 vaccine administered

India, April 11 -- The Union ministry of health and family welfare (MoHFW) said on Sunday more than 2.7 million doses of the vaccine against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) were administered on the... Read More

Delhi sees record 10,774 new Covid-19 cases; tally over 720,000

India, April 11 -- Fresh cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) broke all records in Delhi on Sunday, as the city saw its infection tally rise by more than 10,000 cases for the first time since t... Read More

'Flawed': Congress' Mallikarjun Kharge flays Insurance Amendment Bill

India, March 19 -- Congress MP Mallikarjun Kharge on Friday remarked that the Insurance Amendment Bill 2021, passed by the Rajya Sabha a day ago, was 'flawed,' demanding that it be sent to a Standing ... Read More

Maharashtra reports close to 26,000 new Covid-19 cases, tally nears 2.4 million

India, March 18 -- Maharashtra reports close to 26,000 new Covid-19 cases, tally nears 2.4 million Published by HT Digital Content Services with permission from Hindustan Times.... Read More

'Challenging phase': Hemant Nagrale takes charge as Mumbai Police commissioner

India, March 17 -- Senior Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Hemant Nagrale on Wednesday assumed charge as the new Mumbai Police commissioner, just hours after Param Bir Singh was transferred as DG, ... Read More

Madhya Pradesh announces night curfew in Bhopal & Indore as Covid-19 cases rise

India, March 16 -- The Madhya Pradesh government on Tuesday announced that the state's two largest cities of Indore and Bhopal will witness a night curfew from March 17, in the wake of rising fresh da... Read More

Farmers' protest: Will block Delhi-Noida border, warns Rakesh Tikait

India, March 16 -- Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait on Tuesday warned that farmers protesting against the three contentious central agricultural laws would block the border between Del... Read More