21 days of lockdown: After twiddling thumbs, some action but too meagre

Jammu, March 29 -- A complete lockdown in India early on, unlike countries like China, Italy and Spain that waited for spread of Coronavirus, has a massive advantage. However, without a slew of import... Read More

Covid-19: Govt begins process of releasing prisoners

SRINAGAR, March 28 -- The government of Jammu & Kashmir has begun the process of releasing prisoners to decongest jails in the wake of outbreak of deadly coronavirus, sources disclosed. Highly placed... Read More

Covid 19 suspects flee from Rainawari hospital during protest, brought back

SRINAGAR, March 28 -- Authorities have terminated a doctor and suspended another for showing negligence in their duties towards Covid-19 suspects admitted at JLNM hospital Rainawari here. Directorate... Read More

COVID-19: People stay indoors as lockdown enters 10th day in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, March 28 -- People continue to stay home 'voluntarily' out of COVID-19 fear even as the restrictions continue to remain in force in Kashmir as part of countrywide lockdown for 10th consecuti... Read More

Coronavirus: 10 new positive cases in Kashmir, 3 in Jammu

SRINAGAR, March 28 -- Kashmir today recorded highest number of coronavirus positive cases as 10 more patients tested positive. Three more new positive cases were reported from Jammu. Subsequently, th... Read More

5 villages declared red zones for Covid-19 in Rajouri

Jammu, March 28 -- Five villages in Manjakote tehsil of Rajouri district were on Saturday declared as red zones and their surrounding villages as buffer zones to prevent the spread of Coronavirus, off... Read More

12 more cases test positive in J&K, total mounts to 33: Kansal

Jammu, March 28 -- The Covid-19 positive cases have shown a sudden spurt in J&K with five more cases being reported from Jammu and Kashmir of which two are from Srinagar and three from Poonch, Jammu t... Read More

Cong offers its leaders' experience in dealing with crisis

NEW DELHI, March 28 -- The Congress on Saturday shared its concern over the large exodus of people to their hometowns and villages on foot in proximity that may defeat the task of the lockdown to cont... Read More

Noida admin mandates no rent from migrants for a month

NEW DELHI, March 28 -- The Noida administration passed an order on Saturday, asking landlords to collect rent from their worker-tenants only after a month, amid reports of migrants undertaking the jou... Read More

Agri, allied activities exempted from lockdown

NEW DELHI, March 28 -- The Home Ministry on Saturday exempted agriculture and allied activities from the lockdown by issuing a second amendment to the guidelines issued under the Disaster Management A... Read More