Covid-19 situation 'alarming' in 15 states, UTs: Report
An internal government assessment of the spread of Covid-19 in August has termed the situation in 15 states and union territories as 'alarming', and a fresh round of discussions is planned with these states, people aware of the development said.
Will Bru-Reang refugee crisis end with the fresh agreement?
Bru-Reang representatives signed an accord with the Union Government and state go...
25 BSF personnel test positive for COVID-19; total cases 42
The new cases were reported from a unit of the 126th battalion of the force, depl...
Heavy rainfall over next three days over north, northeast and south India: IMD
The forecast is same for Tuesday for Rayalaseema (Andhra Pradesh), coastal and south interior Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karaikal and Kerala and Mahe. The MeT department said strong winds with speeds reaching 45-55 kilometres per hour are very likely over southwest Arabian Sea.
Tripura HC bans state-sponsored goat sacrifice at Tripureswari temple
The state had alleged that the petition was meant only to hurt Hindu sentiment and presumably by politically motivated anti-Hindu elements with a view to disturb public order.
Govt staff can join rallies, post views on social media: HC
The chief justice of Tripura high court on Friday said that government employees can participate in political programmes including rallies and meetings and could also post on social media freely without attracting punitive measures nder Rule 5 of the All India Services (Conduct) Rules.
Congress Tripura head Pradyot Deb Barman quits party
Big jolt to Congress as their Tripura head Pradyot Deb Barman quits the party. Corrupt people are being inducted in Congress, says Pradyot D...
India's COVID-19 tally goes past 34 lakh with single-day spike of 76,472 cases; death toll 62,550
The total number of COVID-19 cases rose to 34,63,972, while the death toll due to the disease climbed to 62,550 with 1,021 people succumbing to it in a span of 24 hours, the ministry's data updated at 8 am showed.
I do not believe that English language is the only key to development : Tripura CM
Speaking at a programme, he said "But I do not believe that English language is the only key to development."
GST Council meet: NDA-ruled states welcome centre’s borrowing plan
UP’s senior government officials said they were still waiting for the GST Council’s written proposal. State finance minister Suresh Khanna said: “The Centre’s proposal will help states overcome the stress caused by the pandemic.”
India reports 77,266 new COVID-19 cases pushing virus tally to 33,87,500
The death toll climbed to 61,529 with 1,057 people succumbing to the diseases in a span of 24 hours, the data updated at 8 am showed.
Record 75,760 COVID-19 cases in single day, India's virus tally crosses 33-lakh mark
A record 75,760 infections were added in a day, taking the total coronavirus caseload to 33,10,234. The death toll climbed to 60,472 with 1,023 fatalities being reported in 24 hours, the data updated at 8 am showed.
Delhi, Dhaka to open new trade connectivity route via inland waterways from Sep 3
Inland Water Authority of India has been discussing with Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority for the early operationalization of the newly added PIWTT route 9 & 10. The first pilot movement on this route is likely to be conducted on September 3.
With 60,975 new cases, India's COVID-19 tally rises to 31,67, 323; death toll climbs to 58,390
There are 7,04,348 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country which comprises 22.24 per cent of the total caseload, the data stated.
South India once again leads in governance
ET gathers that the Good Governance Index (GGI), soon to be announced by the Centre, shows southern states scoring high with Tamil Nadu leading on almost every parameter. Maharashtra and Karnataka come next.