HCQ assurance kept, India seeks US help for cutting-edge Covid-19 test equipment

India, April 8 -- Foreign Secretary Harsh Shringla on Wednesday requested the Trump administration for support to get access to cutting-edge Covid-19 testing equipment. Shringla made the request in a ... Read More

Art of living through the Covid crisis

New Delhi, April 8 -- Thousands of people from varied backgrounds are turning to art for emotional succour in these difficult times in a country where children have never been encouraged to take up ar... Read More

Paras Chhabra, Mahira Sharma distribute food packets among needy, respond to charge of being 'show offs'. Watch

India, April 8 -- Actors Paras Chhabra and Mahira Sharma of Bigg Boss 13 fame have shared videos as they ventured out to distribute food packets among those worst affected by lockdown due to coronavir... Read More

Apple Music launches $50 million royalty fund to help record labels

India, April 8 -- The covid-19 outbreak has affected the operations of almost all industries across the globe. This includes the music industry that earns a major part of its revenue from recordings, ... Read More

Coronavirus update: Deeply anguished, says PM Modi after Indian American journalist dies of Covid-19 in New York

India, April 8 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday condoled the death of senior Indian-American journalist, Brahm Kanchibhotla, who died in a hospital in New York hospital late on Monday. "D... Read More

Covid-19: Help students stranded in France return home, says Parents

Mumbai, April 8 -- With an increasing number of Covid-19 cases in France, city parents have requested the ministry of external affairs (MEA) and Prime Minister's Office (PMO) to help them in bringing ... Read More

Allu Arjun's Pushpa poster unveiled on his 37th birthday. See pic

India, April 8 -- Actor Allu Arjun's upcoming multilingual film titled Pushpa has been announced on his 37th birthday. It will be directed by filmmaker Sukumar. The first look poster features Arjun in... Read More

Air pollution raises risk of Covid-19 deaths: study

India, April 8 -- Air pollution is likely to be a major risk factor for coronavirus disease (Covid-19) mortality, scientists have concluded. Prolonged exposure to air pollution leads to a chronic inf... Read More

Facing threat, Sikhs, Hindus in Afghanistan awaiting India's response on asylum pleas

AMRITSAR, April 8 -- As they are receiving death threats from terror organisations following the attack on historic Gurdwara Har Rai Sahib in Kabul, which killed 27 Sikh devotees on March 25, the Sikh... Read More

Miss England Bhasha Mukherjee returns to work as doctor as Covid-19 pandemic worsens in UK

India, April 8 -- Indian-origin Miss England 2019, Bhasha Mukherjee has resumed work as a doctor to fight the coronavirus pandemic in the UK. One of the worst hit countries in the world, UK is seeing ... Read More