Tag: India

Covid 19
India Records Over 13K New COVID19 Cases & 162 Deaths In A Day

New Delhi:  With 13,823 new coronavirus infections reported in the last 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 caseload rose to 1,05,95,660, while the recoveries surged to 1,02,45,741, the Union Health Ministry said on Wednesday. The death toll due to the disease increased to 1,52,718 in the country as 162 new fatalities were recorded, the ministry data updated […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
India Reports Over 14K New Covid-19 Cases, 152 Deaths In 24 Hours
India Reports Over 14K New Covid-19 Cases, 152 Deaths In 24 Hours

New Delhi: With 14,256 fresh coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, the Covid-19 tally in India rose to 1,06,39,684 while the recoveries have surged to 1,02,83,708, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Saturday. For the past 16 days, the country has been recording less than 20,000 daily new infections even as […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
COVID-19 Vaccination
Covid-19 Vaccination: Nearly 14 Lakh Beneficiaries Receive Shots In India

New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry on Saturday informed that nearly 14 lakh beneficiaries have been vaccinated against Covid-19 in the country, including 3,47,058 in the last 24 hours. According to data released by the ministry, the highest number of 1,84,699 vaccinations in the country has been reported from Karnataka, followed by Andhra Pradesh (1,33,298), […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
MS Dhoni
When MS Dhoni's Savage Attack Left Brian Lara Furious #WATCH

Bhubaneswar: All the cricket fanatics are always eager to lend their ears to the interesting stories of the game and we all have heard things among the most bizarre tales ever told. One such incident happened in June 2006, when India was playing the first Test against West Indies at St John’s in Antigua. Apart […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
Ladakh Standoff: India, China Hold Over 16-Hour-Long Military Talks

New Delhi: After a gap of over two-and-half months, India and China on Sunday held the ninth round of military talks specifically focusing on ways to move forward on the long-negotiated disengagement process in eastern Ladakh as thousands of their troops remained deployed at friction points under freezing conditions. The Corps Commander-level meeting began at […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
India Covid-19
India Covid-19 Update: 13K New Cases, 131 Deaths

New Delhi: India on Monday continued its streak of low single-day coronavirus cases with 13,203 fresh infections reported in the last 24 hours which pushed the overall tally to 1,06,67,736, health officials said. For the past 18 days, the country has been recording less than 20,000 daily new infections. Also, the death toll remained below […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
Indian, Chinese Soldiers Clash At Naku La, Many Injured

New Delhi: Indian and Chinese soldiers clashed at Naku La in North Sikkim last week with many injuries reported, said a government source. The situation is said to be under control though as of now. Naku La, incidentally, was one of the original face-off sites, along with Pangong Tso, Galwan, Gogra, Hot Springs, in early-May […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
'India World's Best Asset For Fighting Covid-19 With Its Vaccine Capacity'

United Nations: India is one of the world’s best assets in the fight against Covid-19 because of its ability to supply the vaccines needed to fight the pandemic and the UN counts on it, according to Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. “I think that the production capacity of India is one of the best assets the world […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
India-China Relationship
China Says Border Issue With India Should Not Be Linked With Bilateral Relations

Beijing: China on Friday said the border issue with India should not be linked with bilateral ties, even as it welcomed External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar’s remarks on the significance their ties and the importance New Delhi attached to relations with Beijing. “I have noted his remarks,” China’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian told a […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
Covid cases India
India Registers 13K New Covid Cases, 137 Deaths In Last 24 Hours

New Delhi: With 13,083 new Covid-19 cases reported in the last 24 hours, India continued its streak of low single-day cases, even as the overall tally mounted to 1,07,33,131, health officials said on Saturday. For the past 23 days, the country has been recording less than 20,000 daily new infections. Since Jan 10, the daily […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021
US In Touch With Nations Like India And Japan On Myanmar: State Department Official

By Lalit K Jha Washington: Terming the military detention of civilian leaders in Myanmar a coup, a senior State Department official on Tuesday said the US is in touch with like-minded allies like India and Japan on the latest developments in the Southeast Asian nation as they have better contact with the military there. Myanmar’s […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
India Plans To Spend $130 Billion On Military Modernisation: Rajnath Singh

Bengaluru: India plans to spend 130 billion dollars on military modernisation in the next 7-8 years to strengthen its security apparatus, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Wednesday. Speaking at the ‘Aero India’ show here, the Minister said: “We have taken many steps to strengthen our security apparatus recently. Domestic manufacturing of bigger and complex […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Farmers Protest
Farm Laws: Steps That Would Improve Efficiency Of India's Markets Welcome, Says US

By Lalit K Jha Washington: Recognising that peaceful protests are a hallmark of a thriving democracy, the US on Wednesday said it welcomes steps that would improve the efficiency of India’s markets and attract greater private sector investment. “In general, the United States welcomes steps that would improve the efficiency of India’s markets and attract […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
India Okays Export Of 156 Defence Equipment, Including Tejas

By Sumit Singh Bengaluru: In order to boost its arms export to friendly nations, India approved on Thursday the export of indigenous Light Combat Aircraft Tejas, artillery guns, explosive, tanks and missiles, anti-tank mines and others. In total, the government approved the export of 156 defence equipment. These include 19 aeronautical systems, 16 nuclear-biological-chemical equipment, […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
Covid19 vaccination
India Fastest Nation In Vaccinating 4 Million People: Health Ministry

New Delhi: In the 19 days since the beginning of the country’s Covid-19 vaccination drive, India has inoculated nearly 4.5 million (44,49,552) of its population, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Thursday. The ministry officials also claimed that India has become the fastest country in the world to achieve the 4 million […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021