SMHS Srinagar sets up 4 special wards for Covid patients

Srinagar:, July 10 -- Amid a surge in patients at Covid-19 designated hospitals in Kashmir, Shri Maharaja Hari Singh Hospital (SMHS) in Srinagar's old city has set aside four wards for people infected... Read More

L-G expresses grief, SAYS killers will be Punished

Jammu, July 10 -- Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu has condemned the killings of BJP leader Sheikh Waseem Bari, his father Bashir Ahmed and brother Umar Bashir. All three were killed by the m... Read More

Dhaba owner held for selling opium in HP

SHIMLA, July 10 -- A dhaba owner was arrested for selling illegal opium in Kingal, 86km from Shimla, on Wednesday, police said. The accused Ashok Kumar Mehta,43, is a resident of Majhral village in Sh... Read More

Walk-in tests now key in Covid battle

New Delhi, July 9 -- On Tuesday, Mumbai became the first city in the country to allow Covid-19 tests to people without the need for a doctor's prescription, a step experts say is crucial to adequately... Read More

Karnataka, Telangana on road to emerging as fresh infection hot spots: Data

New Delhi, July 9 -- Telangana and Karnataka seem set to become the next Covid-19 hot spots in the country, with the highest growth rate of cases and high positivity rates, according to HT's analysis ... Read More

India's first terminal for private jets ready, likely to open this month

New Delhi, July 9 -- India's first general aviation terminal for private jets is set to become operational in New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport, according to officials, with the facility... Read More

China says will allow who probe

BEIJING, July 9 -- China on Wednesday said it has agreed to allow a team from the World Health Organisation (WHO) to visit the country to trace the origins of the coronavirus, which first emerged in W... Read More

Pak says it has offered jadhav consular access

Islamabad, July 9 -- Pakistan has offered second consular access to Kulbushan Jadhav, the Indian Navy officer who was arrested on charges of espionage in Balochistan in March 2016 and sentenced to dea... Read More

Record 60,209 rise in US cases

Washington, July 9 -- The coronavirus outbreak in the US crossed a grim milestone of 3 million confirmed cases on Tuesday as the country reported a record 60,000 infections over the last 24 hours. Th... Read More

White House official says HCQ politicised in US 'but India uses it'

Washington, July 9 -- The use of hydroxychloroquine to treat coronavirus patients has become highly politicised in the US but it is used widely in India, a top White House official has said, asserting... Read More