Govt gears up for migrants' influx

Jaipur, May 20 -- The arrival of a large number of migrants from other states has become a cause of worry for the state government, as it is likely to shoot up the number of Covid-19 cases in rural ar... Read More

250 new Covid cases; total 5,757

Jaipur, May 20 -- Rajasthan reported 250 new Covid-19 cases from 20 districts on Tuesday, taking the state total to 5,757, according to the health department. Dungarpur reported 70 positive cases rep... Read More

Jaipur collector orders quarantine of all migrants

Jaipur, May 20 -- District collector of Jaipur Dr Jogaram on Tuesday directed officials to ensure effective quarantine of all migrants coming to the state capital besides maintaining data of positive ... Read More

Businesses open doors, but wary customers stay away

Jaipur, May 20 -- As the government eased restrictions in the fourth phase of the lockdown enforced to fight Covid-19 pandemic, jewellery and garment stores as well as salons opened in Jaipur on Tuesd... Read More

12,000 fined in 6 days for flouting govt norms

Surat, May 20 -- About 12,000 people were fined in Rajasthan in the last six days for not wearing masks, spitting in public places, selling tobacco products, not maintaining social distance and drinki... Read More

SP leader, son shot dead after argumentover laying of a road

Bareilly, May 20 -- A Samajwadi Party (SP) functionary and his son were shot dead in Uttar Pradesh's Sambhal district on Monday, apparently over a dispute regarding laying of a road under the Mahatma ... Read More

12 migrant workers killed in accidents in Bihar, Maha

PATNA/MUMBAI, May 20 -- At least 12 migrant workers on their way back to their homes were killed in two separate early morning accidents in Bihar and Maharashtra, police official said on Tuesday. The... Read More

Trump threatens to exit WHO leaving Xi to lead fight

WASHINGTON, May 20 -- US President Donald Trump threatened to withdraw altogether from the World Health Organization (WHO), a move that would leave Chinese leader Xi Jinping as the most prominent voic... Read More

Scientists say new drug can stop virus sans vaccine

Beijing, May 20 -- A Chinese laboratory has been developing a drug it believes has the power to bring the coronavirus pandemic to a halt. A drug being tested by scientists at China's prestigious Peki... Read More

Two Hizbul terrorists killed in J&K encounter

Srinagar, May 20 -- A top Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) commander was among two militants killed in an overnight gunbattle with security forces in Srinagar's Nawakadal area on Tuesday, Jammu & Kashmir police... Read More