Govt urges people to quit smoking, says increases vulnerability to Covid-19

India, April 6 -- The Union ministry for information and broadcasting issued a stern warning to smokers on Tuesday via a tweet where it highlighted the adverse effects of smoking and how it makes indi... Read More

Mumbai's daily Covid-19 tally crosses 10,000-mark again, Maharashtra records 55,469 new cases in 24 hours

India, April 6 -- Maharashtra recorded 55,469 cases on Tuesday, a day after recording 47,288 new cases. The state witnessed a rise of 8,181 cases on Tuesday. Maharashtra reported 297 fatalities in the... Read More

Health minister says Covid-19 surge can be contained if people follow rules

India, April 6 -- Union minister Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday held a meeting with health ministers of 11 states and union territories (UTs) where her urged them to request people to follow REPLACED preven... Read More

Centre asks its employees of 45 years and above to get vaccinated

India, April 6 -- The government on Tuesday directed all central government employees of the age of 45 or above to get vaccinated to ensure that the spread of Covid-19 is contained. It said that the d... Read More

81-year-old Rani Devi files nomination for UP panchayat polls

India, April 3 -- Octogenarian Rani Devi surprised many on Saturday as she filed her nomination for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls. Devi is 81 years old and hails from Rudrapur Bail, a vil... Read More