COVID-19: Delhi LG Baijal directs officers to set up helplines informing availability of beds

India, April 16 -- In the wake of an exponential rise in coronavirus cases in Delhi, Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Friday directed officers to set up helplines that inform the availability of beds in hos... Read More

Dr BR Ambedkar International Award announced to Prof. Dr Sunil Baliram Gaikwad

India, April 16 -- Indo Nepal Dalit Maitri Sangh and Babu Jagjivanram Kala Sanskriti and Sahitya Akademi confer the B. R. Ambedkar International Award to Dr Sunil Baliram Gaikwad, a former MP from Lat... Read More

Mumbai Press Club demands immediate withdrawal of FIRs against 6 journalists

India, April 15 -- The Mumbai Press Club condemns the filing of multiple FIRs against journalists and publishers that include Rajdeep Sardesai, Mrinal Pande, Vinod Jose, Zafar Agha, Paresh Nath and An... Read More

COVID-19 in the news this week

India, April 15 -- More than a year after India's fight against COVID-19 began, the virus is spreading faster than ever before and appalling stories of distress are being reported from across the coun... Read More

Section 144 in Maharashtra: Tough restrictions for the next 15 days that include a ban on assemblies

India, April 14 -- Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray announced a partial lockdown with strict boundaries for the next 15 days that include a ban on gatherings and only essential activities t... Read More

Shortages of coronavirus vaccine promote Black market

India, April 14 -- As the daily COVID-19 cases are perceiving a massive outpouring in the state, people are lining up at all places where Remdesivir injections are provided. Expert doctors and the sta... Read More

WhatsApp users' needs to be careful but no app is immune to vulnerabilities

India, April 13 -- The maximum population of India uses smartphones and WhatsApp. This app has become their life. WhatsApp has become an inevitable communication mode. When Facebook took over WhatsApp... Read More

Anyone can deactivate your personal WhatsApp account

India, April 13 -- A new WhatsApp vulnerability revealed, that might permit attackers to deactivate your account remotely. WhatsApp has recommended that users should provide their email address with t... Read More

Government should assure financial stability to self-employed people

India, April 12 -- Maharashtra government may impose lockdown by defining areas as red, green and orange based on the level of infection in that particular area. Total lockdown means no work, shops, b... Read More

Haridwar Kumbh Mela: Government does not have guts to implement its own policies

India, April 12 -- Maharashtra state board exams for classes 10, 12 postponed amid COVID surge, the government says "Your health is our priority". On the other hand, hundreds of Mumbaikar left for Har... Read More