Tag: India

'China Delaying Permission To India To Send Flight Carrying Relief Materials To Wuhan'

New Delhi: China is delaying grant of clearance to India’s proposal to send an Indian Air Force flight to carry relief material for people affected by coronavirus in the neighbouring country and bring back Indians from its city of Wuhan, official sources said Saturday. India was to send a C-17 military transport aircraft to Wuhan, […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
India Suspends Medical Items' Exports As China Delays Nod On Special Flight

New Delhi: India has suspended exports of some medical items, which are in huge demand in China for the prevention of the COVID-19 infection. The government’s decision for the prohibition of specific exports came after waiting for China’s permission to send a special Indian flight for the evacuation of remaining Indian citizens in Wuhan, the […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
India, US Have Finalised Defence Deals Worth USD 3 Billion: Trump After Talks With Modi

New Delhi: India and the US on Tuesday finalised defence deals worth USD 3 billion, and signed three MoUs, including one in energy sector, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that the two countries have decided to take Indo-US ties to comprehensive global partnership level. The unprecedented and historic welcome given to Trump in India […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
1 In 2 Indian Adults Fell Prey To Hacking In Last 12 Months

New Delhi: More than one in two Indian adults (59 per cent) experienced cybercrime in the last 12 months, as seven in 10 Indian adults (among those surveyed) believed that…

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
India Is Incredible, Lot Of Progress Made In Bilateral Ties During Visit: Donald Trump

Washington: President Donald Trump has said that the US’ relationship with India is “extraordinary” right now and a lot of progress was made in bilateral ties during his maiden official visit to the country where America will be doing a lot of business. Talking to reporters here, after his return from India on Wednesday, Trump […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Sensex nosedives after India detects 2 cases of Coronavirus

Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex plunged into the red on Monday minutes after the government said that two cases of Coronavirus have been detected — one each in Delhi and Telangana. The Sensex lost over 700 points within half an hour following an official statement saying that “one positive case of COVID-19 has been detected in […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Delhi, Telangana report first coronavirus cases

New Delhi: Two new novel coronavirus cases have been reported in Delhi and Telangana, the Ministry of Health and Family welfare announced on Monday. The Ministry in a statement said: “One positive case of COVID-19 has been detected in New Delhi, and one has been detected in Telangana.” According to the Health Ministry, the person […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Women's T20 WC: India enter maiden final after washout

Sydney: India have qualified for the final of the ongoing Women’s T20 World Cup after their semi-final clash against England got washed out at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday. Persistent rain since morning delayed the toss and eventually the semi-final had to be called off without a ball being bowled. India have made it […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Sony unveils new compact 4K handycam in India

New Delhi: Sony India on Friday announced a new 4K handycam ‘FDR-AX43’ featuring a universally acclaimed in-built gimbal mechanism, Balanced Optical SteadyShot technology for capturing smooth video footage. The handycam will be available across all Sony Centre, Alpha Flagship stores, Sony authorized dealers and major electronic stores across India for Rs 83,490. According to the […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Akshay Kumar Owns Rs 5-Crore Villa In Goa

Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar, who is one of the highest paid actors in India, has a lavish villa in Goa. He often visits the beach state to spend quality time with his family. According to gqindia.com, the house, which is located on a white sand beach, was bought by the “Kesari” actor a decade […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Privatising BPCL: Govt Seeks Global Bidders With $10 Bn Networth

New Delhi: The Union government has issued a Global Invite for Expression of Interest for disinvestment in Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) from prospective bidders with a minimum net worth of $10 billion as of Saturday. The EoI submissions can be made till May 2, whereas investor queries will be entertained till April 4. Another […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Five more test positive in India for coronavirus, total confirmed cases 39

Thiruvananthapuram: Five more people from Kerala, three with recent travel history to Italy, have tested positive for coronavirus following which the state has been put on high alert, Health Minister KK Shailaja said here on Sunday. The three, a couple and their son had evaded health screening at the airport on their return about a […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
COVID-19: India cancels all non-official visas, advises against travel abroad

New Delhi: Stepping up border control measures with Covid-19 cases on the rise, India on Wednesday cancelled all visas, except for a few official categories, till April 15. Even outgoing travel is being cautioned against and a minimum of 14 days’ quarantine will be mandatory. An official statement said all existing visas, except diplomatic, official, […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Decision to give anti-HIV drugs to coronavirus-affected Italian couple in Jaipur taken locally: ICMR
Coronavirus Pandemic: Death Toll Crosses 5,000 Mark Globally

New Delhi: Death toll due to coronavirus across the globe crossed 5,000 mark today. As per data released by worldometers.info, total number of deaths across the world were recorded to be 5,082 out of 138,275 total cases. While, a total of 3,177 deaths have been recorded in China, Italy recorded 1,016 deaths. The first coronavirus […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Coronavirus cases climb to 107 in India, new cases rise in Maharastra
Coronavirus cases climb to 107 in India

New Delhi: The number of novel coronavirus cases in the country rose to 107 on Sunday, with 12 fresh cases in Maharashtra, the Union Health Ministry said. The number of cases include two persons who died in Delhi and Karnataka. While a 76-year-old man from Kalaburagi who had recently returned from Saudi Arabia died on […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021