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Gyms, yoga institutes allowed to open in Delhi

Gyms, yoga institutes allowed to open in Delhi

New Delhi: Gyms and yoga institutes have been permitted (except in containment zones) with immediate effect subject to strict compliance with the standard operating procedure (SOP), said the Delhi Government on Sunday. One weekly market per day per zone in all three Municipal Corporations/NDMC/...

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Platform tickets to cost Rs 50 in Bengaluru

Platform tickets to cost Rs 50 in Bengaluru

Bengaluru: In view of a spike in COVID-19 cases coupled with the 'Unlock' phase that has been set in motion, the South Western Railway on Thursday increased the price of platform tickets by 400 per cent saying that the move will prevent crowding on railway platforms. The ticket price has been raised...

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Goa CM continues WFH after testing COVID-19 positive

Goa CM continues WFH after testing COVID-19 positive

Panaji (Goa): Chief Minister of Goa, Pramod Sawant continues to discharge his duties despite testing positive for coronavirus, informed the Chief Minister's Office on Friday."As stated, Chief Minister Dr Pramod P Sawant continues to discharge his duties," tweeted the CMO. Earlier on Wednesday, ...

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Chinese Defence Minister seeks meet with Rajnath Singh: Sources

Chinese Defence Minister seeks meet with Rajnath Singh: Sources

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is likely to meet his Chinese counterpart in Moscow, government sources said today. "We have received a meeting request. Meeting is likely," said the sources.It is believed that the Chinese Defence Minister Wei Fenghi have asked for a meeting on the basis of...

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India's 1st female cardiologist Dr Padmavati dies of COVID-19 at 103

India's 1st female cardiologist Dr Padmavati dies of COVID-19 at 103

New Delhi: India's first  cardiologist Dr S Padmavati has died at 103 due to COVID-19, the National Heart Institute said on Sunday. She was undergoing treatment at NHI for past 11 days, doctors said.Dr Padmavati was born in 1917 in Myanmar (was then called Burma) and she went on to become an em...

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No need to be the leader to fight for Congress: Rahul Gandhi

No need to be the leader to fight for Congress: Rahul Gandhi

After a year since Rahul Gandhi resigned as the Congress president, Gandhi has said that he doesn't need to be in the post to fight for the party or to work on strengthening it.AICC general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra agreed with her brother that a non-Gandhi should be appointed as the party chi...

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Arvind Kejriwal appoints Oxi-Mitras to help prevent Covid deaths

Arvind Kejriwal appoints Oxi-Mitras to help prevent Covid deaths

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said the government would be setting up Oxygen testing centres across the villages and towns in several states.In a meeting with the state conveners on Monday, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief urged his party workers to look out for "Oxi-Mitras” to help...

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Kerala pounded by rains; landslide toll rises to 43

Kerala pounded by rains; landslide toll rises to 43

Thiruvananthapuram: On Sunday rains continued to lash several parts of Kerala amid predictions of extremely heavy rainfall in six districts, raising concerns of aggravated flood situation in low-lying areas. The death toll in the recent landslide in Idukki district has risen to 43 with 17 more bodie...

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Italian marines case: Kerala CM writes to PM

Italian marines case: Kerala CM writes to PM

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Saturday urged the central government to make earnest efforts to increase international pressure in order to ensure that a fair trial is held against the two Italian marines who shot and killed two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast in 2012.In a letter to PM Nar...

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Lockdown begins in Chennai, 3 other districts

Lockdown begins in Chennai, 3 other districts

Chennai: Chennai and three adjoining districts have geared up for a 12-day total lockdown with hordes of people making a last minute attempt to leave in a hurry to other places on Thursday, a day before the lockdown. At the checkposts in Vandaloor, Paranur and Shollavaram, police officials were...

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