Civil Aviation Minister announces interim relief for victims of Air India Express flight crash
ddressing the media after visiting the accident site along with his ministerial colleague V Muraleedharan and MPs P K Kunhalikutty and M K Raghavan, the Minister also announced Rs 2 lakh each for those who have suffered serious injuries and Rs 50,000 for those who suffered minor injuries.
Chinese apps ban: India's move on data security is resonating globally, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
India has taken the lead in ensuring data security and sovereignty of its citizens by blocking apps such as TikTok and US President Donald T...
Air India Express crash: Mumbai pilot, Deepak Sathe, was an ex-IAF officer
Sathe lived in Mumbai’s Powai with his wife Sushma and two sons. His older son Shantanu got married on March 8, days before the lockdown began. Shantanu works in the USA while Sathe’s younger son Dhananjay is employed with a corporate firm in Bengaluru.
Covid-19 in India surpasses 10 lakh mark; 34,956 new cases reported in 24 hours
India's COVID-19 count crossed the grim milestone of 10 lakh cases on July 17, Friday. A record single-day spike of 34,956 coronavirus cases...
It is important that both India and China take action to ensure peace: Vincenzo de Luca, Italian Ambassador to India
The coronavirus has clearly shown that a solution to this global crisis needs to be assessed by the international community as a whole. Italy is working in close contact with the European partners and the international community in the search for a vaccine and in making available the data and information on the treatments, said Italian Ambassador.
Coronavirus infection control: What India should do next and the long road ahead
As India surges past the 1 million mark, Covid-19 cases in the big cities are plateauing, the virus is following a wave-like pattern, shifting geographical location to the south and east of India and scientists are working overtime to develop a vaccine.
China to evacuate citizens from India amid Covid-19 pandemic
China is planning to evacuate its citizens from India amid the spreading coronavirus in the country, a notice issued by the Chinese embassy ...
China 'bigger threat to India' than Pakistan: Sharad Pawar
China's military might is "ten times greater" than India, the former defence minister said, adding that Beijing has "weaned away" India's neighbours to its side.
PM lists out potential sectors for US investors, says India could power global eco recovery
India could power the global economic recovery, the PM said while listing out sectors such as aviation, insurance, defence, space, energy and infrastructure as opportunities for US investors.
Coronavirus in India: 24,248 new cases reported in last 24 hrs, total tally nears 7-lakh mark
India's COVID-19 tally neared the 7 lakh mark with 6,97,413 cases after 24,248 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours, said the Union ...
India's COVID-19 testing hits record high as 4.20 lakh tests conducted in a single day
India had only one lab for testing samples for the disease in January but it has now increased the number to 1,301, including private labs. The Health Ministry said revised guidelines by ICMR and all-round efforts by states also aided in widespread testing. Till Friday, a total of 1,58,49,068 tests for COVID-19 had been done in the country.
India-EU to discuss global coronavirus response in an online summit meet
MEA stated that the EU-India Summit is expected to discuss developments around the Covid-19 pandemic. Recently, PM Modi and the President of the European Commission exchanged letters on global response on corona virus.
Expanding Sub-regional partnership: India hands over 10 locomotives to Dhaka
In the recent times, India and Bangladesh have stepped up their rail cooperation in mitigating the impact of the COVID 19 pandemic, as trade via land border faced disruptions.
What happened that China took away Mother India's sacred land during Modi's rule: Rahul Gandhi
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday again attacked the government over the Ladakh face-off, and asked what happened that China "took away...