Quarantine units to get books on PM’s governance
A set of six books on Modi governance with titles such as ‘100 Days of Bold Initiatives and ...
Government issues guidelines for the 21-day countrywide lockdown. Here are the details
Refusal to comply by directions given by the Centre or...
Sonia Gandhi’s suggestion to ban government ads draws criticism across media
Reacting to Gandhi’s statement, the Indian Newspaper Society (INS) has said that such a proposal tantamount to “financial censorship”, while the Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF) has said that stopping of government ads on TV will kill the sector.
Lockdown beyond April 14? Centre mulls extension after state governments, experts raise red flags
The current speculation is that an extension of about two weeks is under consideration.
Government launches helpline for mental health issues during lockdown
"We are under a lockdown and behavioural issues are very important under such situations. It is a new process. If there are any behavioural issues, lack of understanding for that we at the National Institute of Mental Health in Bangalore in collaboration with all other institutes has been trying to provide guidance.
News broadcasters body ''deplores'' Sonia Gandhi's suggestion of ban on media ads by government
In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Sonia Gandhi made various suggestions for fighting COVID-19 including imposing a "complete ban on media advertisements - television, print and online - by the government and Public Sectors Undertakings (PSUs) for a period of two years".
Government working on staggered easing of lockdown
All the empowered groups constituted by the government are frantically attempting to build post-lockdown strategies and ‘unlockdown’ measures by taking into account every related issue — from air travel and transport of persons and goods to flexible work formats and essential supplies, people aware of the discussions told ET.
Punjab extends lockdown till May 1
The state is also setting up a multi-disciplinary task force to formulate a strategy out of the lockdown.
Ensuring justice reach all priority of government: PM Modi
Addressing a public meeting at Samajik Sahakarita Shivir, after distributing assistive devices among Divyangjan and senior citizens, Modi said serving 130 crore people of the country is the priority of his government.
Invoke stringent law against those hoarding, black marketing essentials: MHA to states
Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla asked the state governments and the UT administrations to take urgent steps to ensure availability of essential goods, by invoking provisions of the Essential Commodities (EC) Act, 1955.
Government lacking in its preparedness to combat coronavirus: Congress
Opposition leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation on containment measures taken so far. Congress' senior spokesperson Ajay Maken claimed the government's preparations to tackle coronavirus were not visible.
Time for Modi to bring in the helicopters
India got its first glimpse of the covid-19 virus under a microscope. It's round like other coronaviruses, about 70 to 80 nanometre (a human hair is about 80,000 nanometre) and has a cobbled surface structure.
Fight against coronavirus not an IPL match: Odisha government
With 44 positive cases as of now, Odisha may have much to be thankful for. However, the speed at which positive cases spiked, from 5 last Saturday to 44 as on Thursday afternoon has taken citizens by surprise. With new areas being announced as containment zones every day residents and administration is having to rise to new challenges.
PM Modi’s mother Heeraben Modi lights diya on her son’s appeal
Gandhinagar (Gujrat), Apr 05(ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s mother Heeraben Modi illuminates diya on her son’s appeal amid coronavirus...
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