Lockdown extended till May 3; some relaxations may be allowed after April 20: PM Modi

India, April 14 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced that the lockdown across the country will be extended till May 3 to fight the coronavirus pandemic, saying the measure has produced... Read More

PM Narendra Modi to address nation tomorrow, extension of lockdown likely

India, April 13 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation on Tuesday at 10 am, the Prime Minister's Office said. The 21-day nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus ends on ... Read More

Coronavirus crisis: Several ministers, officials return to work at ministries

India, April 13 -- New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman goes under thermal screening by CISF personnel before entering her office at North Block after long time due to nationwide lockd... Read More

Doctors and helplines flooded with COVID-19 queries relevant, serious and sometimes foolish

India, April 13 -- From I have flu like symptoms. Do I have coronavirus? to Can we contract COVID-19 from Made in China' products?, doctors are flooded with anxious queries that cover the serious-to-d... Read More

Civic body invited online applications for recruitment of ward boys to fight COVID-19

India, April 13 -- As the casualties are growing and hospital staff getting infected, there is crunch in staff. Amid of rise in COVID-19 admissions, there is huge need of staff in various government h... Read More

Wearing masks now mandatory in Ahmedabad, hefty fines for violators

India, April 13 -- Ahmedabad on Monday joined the list of cities which have made it compulsorily for people to wear masks in public places in the wake novel coronavirus spread. Violators will have to... Read More

Allow small shops to open, compensate loss of daily income: FRAI urges govt

India, April 13 -- The Federation of Retailer Association of India (FRAI) on Monday urged the government to let small shops open immediately, as daily income flow of petty retailers has stopped comple... Read More

COVID-19: 35,000 cases of prohibitory orders, quarantine violation in Maharashtra

India, April 12 -- Photo / PTI Maharashtra Police have registered over 35,000 offences across the state against those violating prohibitory orders and quarantine guidelines during the lockdown impose... Read More

US COVID-19 deaths cross 20,000, highest in world, surpassing Italy

India, April 12 -- Photo / Reuters The US has overtaken Italy as the country with the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 pandemic with the fatalities crossing 20,000, according to Johns Hopkins... Read More

China is strengthening economy after defeating Corona

India, April 12 -- The life in China is coming back to normal after defeating the spread of Novel Corona virus, although it may take some more time to be perfectly normal. Wuhan city, the epicentre of... Read More