Entire country heard cries of migrants but not government: Sonia Gandhi
Congress interim president, Sonia Gandhi on May 28 targeting the BJP-...
PM Modi exchange EiD greetings with leaders of Bangladesh and UAE
Modi conveyed greetings on Eid-ul-Fitr to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and ...
Opposition frustrated as they thought Yogi government would fail on coronavirus: Dinesh Sharma
They thought the UP government would fail on t...
Yechury slams PM, says democratic accountability grossly missing in his governance
In a letter to the prime minister, CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury said the political executive in the country is proving its "incompetence by knee-jerk reactions "and suggested measures that need to be put in place to fight coronavirus.
Government's fiscal stimulus package hopelessly inadequate: Chidambaram
Senior Congress leader and former finance minister P Chidambaram said the stimulus package has left several sections like the poor, migrants, farmers, labourers, workers, small shopkeepers and middle class high and dry.
PM Modi condoles death of hockey star Balbir Singh Sr
"Padma Shri Balbir Singh Sr Ji will be remembered for his memorable sporting performances. He brought home lots of pride and laurels," the prime minister tweeted.
Andhra Pradesh government suspends TTD’s asset disposal proposal
Although the government issued the order late evening on Monday, the opposition decided to go ahead with the planned day-long fast protests on Tuesday.
At 17%, positivity rate at private labs 3 times that of government labs
According to internal government assessments, the 182 private laboratories operating across India have a testing positivity rate of 16-17% compared with 5-6% recorded by over 430 government labs. The private sector accounts for 30% of India’s testing facilities and is considered to be pitching in less than expected in tackling Covid-19.
Talk to labs to cut test costs: Centre directs state governments
Private laboratories have maintained that they are doing a “service to the nation” and that even with Rs 4,500 they are not able to recover their expenses and are continuing the tests at a time when non-Covid test volumes are significantly down.
BJP government solely responsible for plight of migrants: AAP
AAP spokesperson Raghav Chadha urged the BJP-led government to pay heed to the condition of the migrants.
Maharashtra government extends lockdown till May 31
"The calibrated phase-wise relaxation/lifting of lockdown orders will be notified in due course," the order said. The present lockdown was valid till May 17.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi to be on the move now in the ‘New Normal’
When Modi finally stepped out of his 7, Lok Kalyan Marg residence on Friday for a tour of cyclone-hit West Bengal and Odisha, it was also a message for people finally stepping out of their homes after the two-month lockdown. Like them, the prime minister will also be on the move from now, top government officials said.
Over 52,000 COVID-related public grievances redressed by Centre, states: Government
The Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances' (DARPG) COVID-19 public grievances monitor had seen a disposal of 52,327 cases between March 30 and May 4, 2020, of which central ministries and departments redressed 41,626 cases, it said.
CM Palaniswami blames vendors for Koyambedu cluster formation
"The Chief Secretary held a talk with them on April 6, asking them to stand by the government's decision to shift to the temporary market and avoid infection spread. However, trade representatives refused to accept it citing fears of business loss,” Palaniswami said.
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