Report people with stamps, RWAs told

New Delhi, March 22 -- The Delhi government on Friday issued an advisory asking 1,000-odd residents welfare associations (RWA) in the city to raise the alarm if they spot any person, who has been home... Read More

Delhi rushes to check spread

New Delhi, March 22 -- As the number of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases continued to climb on Friday, the Delhi government ordered the closure of all malls, civic bodies began issuing orders to s... Read More

Delhi govt cancels elective surgeries until further notice

New Delhi, March 22 -- The Delhi government Friday suspended all non-emergency surgeries at its 37 hospitals until further notice, to brace for a surge in the number of Covid-19 cases. As on Friday, ... Read More

Malaria drug may be key to treatment

New Delhi, March 22 -- As scientists scramble to find a cure for the coronavirus disease, the widely used anti-malarial drugs chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine have emerged as promising candidates. ... Read More

In some shops, few items left on shelves

New Delhi, March 22 -- The queue in the supermarket's billing counter took a long serpentine shape as an argument between a lean bespectacled man and middle-aged person double his size continued. The ... Read More

Rain lashes parts of HP, more likely on March 23

India, March 22 -- Rain lashed isolated parts of Himachal Pradesh, including Shimla, Mandi, Kangra, Una, Solan, Sirmaur, Chamba, Hamirpur and Bilaspur on Saturday. State's meterological department ha... Read More

More effective, cheaper inhaler for asthmatics soon

PRAYAGRAJ, March 22 -- Soon, a more effective, cheaper drug with fewer side effects for asthma patients may hit the markets. Researchers at the Allahabad University (AU) along with the Central Drug Re... Read More

Cabinet approves India and Belgium extradition treaty

New Delhi, March 22 -- The Union Cabinet has approved the signing and ratification of an extradition treaty between India and Belgium that will enable the two countries to repatriate from each other a... Read More

Pune woman with no foreign travel history tests +ve

New Delhi/Pune, March 22 -- A woman in Pune who has no travel history to any foreign country and no known contact with a Covid-19 patient has tested positive for the disease, the National Institute of... Read More

Air India flight to bring back 327 Indians in Italy

New Delhi, March 22 -- India's national carrier Air India on Saturday deployed a Boeing 777 with 12 crew members to rescue Indians stranded in Italy amid the coronavirus outbreak. Air India flight AI... Read More