• Declare Covid 19 vaccine a 'Global Common Good’ without ownership 07 Jul 2020 05:41 New Delhi: FLO, the women’s wing of FICCI organized a webinar with Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus where he emphasised that the present-day situation is a perfect foil to start new practices and business for social good, according to a release. Sharing his …
  • Cricket-IPL will only be staged abroad as a last resort: BCCI 07 Jul 2020 05:37 NEW DELHI, July 7 (Reuters) - India’s cricket board will only consider staging the Indian Premier League (IPL) abroad as a last resort if there is no other way to salvage the lucrative limited-overs tournament this year, a top BCCI official has told …
  • Bulletin: 528 new cases; UAE plans over 2m tests... 07 Jul 2020 05:36 A round-up of major developments related to Covid-19 across the country. Here's a round-up of all the latest Covid-19 developments you need to know: UAE to conduct over 2 million coronavirus tests in 2 months The UAE is planning to conduct over two …
  • World Bank, India sign Rs 5,600 crore support to COVID-19 hit MSMEs 07 Jul 2020 05:31 The programme will address immediate liquidity and credit needs of nearly 15 lakh viable MSMEs New Delhi: The World Bank on Monday signed a 750 million dollar (about Rs 5,600 crore) agreement with the government for MSME Emergency Response Programme to …
  • India's Covid-19 tally crosses 7 lakh-mark with 22,252 fresh cases, toll rises to 20,160 07 Jul 2020 05:24 NEW DELHI: India's COVID-19 tally raced past the seven lakh-mark with 22,252 fresh infections on Tuesday, five days after crossing the six lakh post, while the death toll climbed to 20,160 as 467 more people succumbed to the disease, according to the …
  • India's COVID-19 death toll hits 20,000 as infections surge 07 Jul 2020 05:22 NEW DELHI: India's death toll from the COVID-19 pandemic surpassed 20,000 on Tuesday (Jul 7) and case numbers surged as the south Asian nation pushed ahead with relaxations to its almost two-month lockdown amid grim economic forecasts. The rate of both …
  • Fire-safety NOCs stuck amid rising coronavirus cases in Delhi 07 Jul 2020 05:10 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The Delhi Fire Services has received over 750 applications for issuance of no objection certificates since the coronavirus lockdown began, but has not been able to conduct inspections amid the rising number of infections, …
  • Rotary club spreads awareness on Centre’s Mission Indradhanush 07 Jul 2020 05:10 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Joining hands with the Centre on spreading awareness about vaccination, Rotary Club of Delhi Regency Next is educating people about Mission Indradhanush. “Our primary goal is to spread awareness and popularise …
  • Rural India to now get digital pre-schools 07 Jul 2020 05:09 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The Common Service Centre an Special Purpose Vehicle under Ministry of Electronics and IT on Monday launched ‘Bal Vidyalaya’, Information Communication Technology (ICT)-enabled schools specially designed for students of …
  • Delhi's remote teaching-learning initiative receives overwhelming response 07 Jul 2020 05:09 NEW DELHI: Delhis Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Monday congratulated the teachers and parents on the successful launch of Delhi governments remote teaching-learning initiative. On July 2, the initiative was announced in the wake of the closure of …
  • Covid-19: Daily check must for elderly inmates in Delhi's Tihar jail 07 Jul 2020 04:20 Tihar Jail NEW DELHI: A day after an elderly inmate of Tihar Jail died of Covid-19, the jail authorities have made it mandatory for all inmates above the age of 60 to have daily medical check-ups. Patients with comorbidities and other ailments will have to …
  • AIIMS, Vizag Hospital yet to approve trials of locally-made Covid vaccine 07 Jul 2020 04:17 NEW DELHI | MUMBAI: At least two hospitals are yet to approve the protocols for clinical trials of an indigenously developed Covid-19 vaccine, a setback for India's top medical research body, which wants to launch it on August 15. The ethics committee …
  • Louis Vuitton takes Chinese e-tailer to HC over 'fakes' 07 Jul 2020 04:17 NEW DELHI: Days after India banned 59 Chinese apps, Club Factory received another blow - this time from the world's largest luxury company. Louis Vuitton has filed a case against Club Factory in the Delhi High Court alleging that the Chinese e-commerce …
  • MS Dhoni has always played with his mind and heart: Suresh Raina 07 Jul 2020 04:14 By ANI NEW DELHI: As ace wicket-keeper batsman MS Dhoni celebrates his 39th birthday today, batsman Suresh Raina on Tuesday said that the former skipper has always played on the cricket field with his mind and heart. Raina and Dhoni have been involved in …
  • 'Unlock 1.0' sees 60 per cent of all COVID-19 deaths in India 07 Jul 2020 04:14 Express News Service NEW DELHI: Two-thirds of all Covid-19 deaths from March up to June-end were registered last month itself when the government eased most of the lockdown restrictions and rolled out Unlock-1.0 on June 1, an analysis by The New Indian …
  • Explained: For arresting cough particles, mask shape and material matter 07 Jul 2020 03:57 Written by Kabir Firaque | New Delhi | Updated: July 7, 2020 9:24:37 am What kind of masks works best, given that not everyone has access to an N-95? (Express Photo: Vishal Srivastav) The importance of wearing a mask has been repeatedly stressed throughout …
  • Jyotiraditya Scindia begins MP campaign 07 Jul 2020 03:53 New Delhi: The BJP started its campaigning in Madhya Pradesh on Monday with virtual rallies scheduled in all the 24 seats where by-polls will be held. BJP’s Rajya Sabha MP Jyotiraditya Scindia addressed the first two rallies, asking people to choose …
  • June sees 19pc jump in domestic cement sales 07 Jul 2020 03:41 KARACHI: After posting decrease for three consecutive months, cement despatches swelled by 30pc to 4.623 million tonnes in June, from 3.557m in same month last year. According to the data released by All Pakistan Cement Manufacturers Association (APCMA), …
  • India is interested in navigation in the South China Sea region: Philippines 07 Jul 2020 03:29 NEW DELHI: Eyeing to balance China's increasing aggression in the South China Sea (SCS) region, the Philippine Defence Minister has announced that India has expressed its intent to carry out navigation activities in the South China Sea. Addressing an …
  • BJP’S national stock-taking exercise : State units list digital, migrant outreach during lockdown 07 Jul 2020 03:29 New Delhi: At the BJP’s national stock-taking meeting held by PM Narendra Modi on Saturday, the state BJP units flaunted the work they had done during the lockdown. Setting up new digital communication units such as Samvad Setu, mobilising donations for PM …
  • Covid-19 treatment enters final stage trials 07 Jul 2020 03:20 WASHINGTON: The pharmaceutical firm Regeneron on Monday announced it was entering the late stages of its human clinical trials investigating a drug to both treat and prevent Covid-19. The drug, called REGN-COV2, is a combination of two antibodies that …
  • Delhi HC orders doctor be given admission in medicine course as per merit 07 Jul 2020 03:20 Image Source : FILE Delhi HC orders doctor be given admission in medicine course as per merit A doctor who was given admission inadvertently in a medical course she did not apply for, is to be granted a seat in MD General Medicine course at Rohtak Medical …
  • Dalai Lama channels 'Inner World' in album to mark 85th birthday 07 Jul 2020 03:13 NEW DELHI: Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama launched an assault on the music charts on Monday by releasing his first album to mark his 85th birthday. "Inner World", in which the Dalai Lama chants meditations and Buddhist sayings, was …
  • Anubhav Sinha: Entire discussion after Sushant’s suicide agenda driven 07 Jul 2020 03:11 New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Anubhav Sinha finds all the clamour around Sushant Singh Rajput’s suicide ridiculous. The filmmaker says the everyday drama is disturbing, adding he suspects “some politics” has gotten into the conversation, which started after the …
  • Sino-India tensions 07 Jul 2020 03:05 The recent tension between India and China seems to have dashed the hopes of those who have been dreaming of Asia’s rise. The two giant states of the continent recently engaged in a fatal clash that claimed the lives of over a dozen Indian soldiers, …
  • China's edge? 07 Jul 2020 03:05 Though the 21st century was predicted to be the Chinese century, nobody knew the nature and trajectory of Beijing's rise. The aggressive Chinese attitude during the border dispute with India in the Galwan river valley has heralded Beijing's arrival …
  • Lax authorities, careless citizens, increase risk of Covid spread 07 Jul 2020 03:04 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Shyalaja (name changed), who works as a nurse and stays at the Indira Niketan Working Girls Hostel, tested positive last week. She was sharing a room with two other women in. Her roommates were asked to stay under home …
  • ‘Willpower & positivity key to beating coronavirus’ 07 Jul 2020 03:04 Express News Service NEW DELHI: Apart from having a high level of immunity, mental toughness and positivity are two virtues required to beat coronavirus, said those who contracted the dreaded virus and successfully recovered from the disease while staying …
  • Sero survey in Delhi completed four days before time 07 Jul 2020 03:04 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The process of sero survey which was initiated by the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) concluded in the national capital on Monday with 22,823 samples collected, according to a statement issued by the Lieutenant …
  • Day 1: ASI protected sites get lukewarm response 07 Jul 2020 03:04 Express News Service NEW DELHI: Prominent heritage buildings or monuments in the national capital received abysmally less visitors on the first day of their reopening. Merely 1-4 % footfall was recorded at six popular Archeological Survey of India (ASI) …
  • Bharat Biotech’s Krishna Ella faces his biggest challenge 07 Jul 2020 03:00 NEW DELHI : Dr Krishna Ella, founder chairman of Bharat Biotech Ltd, faces the biggest test of his career this week, as Covaxin, the company’s vaccine candidate, enters human trials. Though the timeline suggested by the Indian Council of Medical Research ( …
  • Sequoia to invest $1.35 bn from 2 funds in India, S-E Asia 07 Jul 2020 03:00 NEW DELHI : Venture capital investor Sequoia India has received commitments totalling $1.35 billion from limited partners for two new India- and South-East Asia (SEA)-focussed funds—a $525-million venture fund, and a $825-million growth fund. The funds …
  • WHO endorses ICMR's Truenat assays for diagnosis of TB & subsequent detection of rifampicin resistance in adults & children 07 Jul 2020 02:51 The World Health Organization (WHO) has endorsed rapid molecular Truenat assays by three research bodies, including Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) for initial diagnosis of tuberculosis (TB) and subsequent detection of rifampicin resistance in …
  • The pendulum of tricky times 07 Jul 2020 02:47 ONE need not look to the deadly scuffle between Indian and Chinese soldiers in the inhospitable terrain of the Galwan Valley to explain the prevailing pro-US chorus in New Delhi. It has been the quest of India’s weathercock strategists ever since the …
  • Will The Arabs Come to The Help of Kashmir? 07 Jul 2020 02:45 Pakistan is piling on pressure at the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, but it all boils down to whether Arab powers will relent. The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) late last month denounced India's removal of Kashmir's 'special …
  • India third hardest-hit country for virus 07 Jul 2020 02:26 India’s densely populated cities ordered new restrictions as the confirmed number of coronavirus cases neared 700,000, passing Russia with the third-highest number of infections. More than 697,400 cases have now been recorded, a rise of 24,000 in 24 …
  • After Andhra, now Punjab wants to rework clean energy contracts 07 Jul 2020 02:22 NEW DELHI : Canadian pension fund Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)-backed Azure Power Global Ltd is among developers that the Punjab government led by chief minister Amarinder Singh wants to renegotiate clean energy contracts with, said two …
  • Mehdizadeh ‘can’t wait to get started’ as new chief of Lethbridge police 07 Jul 2020 02:15 Shahin Mehdizadeh was named the successful candidate in Lethbridge’s search for a new chief of police on June 29, and on Monday, the soon-to-be top cop visited his new home. “I’m quite honoured and humbled,” Mehdizadeh said in a meeting with local media. “ …
  • Coronavirus: Two new cases of Covid-19 as Government slows influx of returning Kiwis 07 Jul 2020 02:07 There are two new cases of Covid-19 in New Zealand, as the Government moves to slow the influx of returning New Zealanders. Both cases reported by the Ministry of Health on Tuesday were returnees staying at the Sudima Hotel in Christchurch. One is a woman …
  • In family of Covid warriors, tough task: Staying away from kids 07 Jul 2020 01:39 Written by Astha Saxena | New Delhi | Published: July 7, 2020 4:22:32 am 8 members of Kumar’s (2nd from R) family are health workers Sunil Kumar (36) knows all too well the risks being faced by healthcare workers across the country amid the Covid-19 …
  • On the occasion of 26th anniversary of demise of the Great Leader President Kim Il Sung 07 Jul 2020 01:36 The Herald Entering the modern times, Korea with 5,000-year-long history and brilliant culture gradually weakened in national power owing to the policy of flunkeyism and dependence on outside forces of the feudal Joson dynasty and was reduced to a theatre …
  • Maruti Suzuki Rewards: A unique comprehensive loyalty rewards program for Customers 07 Jul 2020 01:27 Maruti Suzuki India Limited today launched a distinctive loyalty program – Maruti Suzuki Rewards. This first-of-its kind loyalty program will cover all passenger vehicle customers from ARENA, NEXA and True Value outlets. Maruti Suzuki Rewards is a …
  • Country’s First Petrol BS6 compliant LCV, Maruti Suzuki Super Carry introduced in BS6 S-CNG 07 Jul 2020 01:27 Sixth BS6 compliant S-CNG vehicle from Maruti Suzuki India’s first mini-truck offering a 4 cylinder S-CNG BS6 dual fuel engine Maruti Suzuki India Limited today announced the launch of BS6 compliant S-CNG variant of Super Carry. The launch is aligned to …
  • Clamour grows for boycott of DU final-year open book exams 07 Jul 2020 01:22 Written by Aranya Shankar | New Delhi | Published: July 7, 2020 3:42:28 am Delhi University open book exams postponed (File Photo) As problems continued to persist for final-year students of Delhi University (DU) even on the third day of the ongoing mock …
  • Charge sheet filed by NIA against Davinder Singh for association with terrorists groups 07 Jul 2020 00:57 A charge sheet has been filed by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) against suspended deputy superintendent of Jammu and Kashmir Police Davinder Singh for association with terrorist groups in Kashmir. The charge sheet was filed under various sections …
  • 425 Coronavirus deaths in India in 24 hrs, more than US 07 Jul 2020 00:34 New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) India on late Monday evening went past the seven lakh-mark in terms of the Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) cases as 3,827 fresh infections were reported, taking the total number of cases in the country to 7,01,240. Also, with 425 …
  • India caseload surges as experts warn of virus going airborne 07 Jul 2020 00:30 India on Monday became the country with the third-highest coronavirus caseload in the world, as a group of scientists said there was now overwhelming evidence that the disease can be airborne -- and for far longer than originally thought. With the globe…
  • Disengagement process: Why Army is cautious, will verify each step on the ground before taking next 07 Jul 2020 00:21 Written by Sushant Singh | New Delhi | Updated: July 7, 2020 4:54:23 am Kullu: Indian army trucks depart towards Ladakh amid stand off between Indian and Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh, at Manali-Leh highway in Kullu district, Monday, July 6, 2020. (PTI…
  • As parents struggle to pay fees, low-cost schools fear closure, dropouts 06 Jul 2020 23:47 Written by Sukrita Baruah | New Delhi | Published: July 7, 2020 4:24:11 am School owners say they are unsure if they can count on things to get better with time. (PTI/file) Teachers unpaid for months, mounting rent pressure, and pending fees — amidst a …
  • RPT--India reviewing around 50 investment proposals from Chinese firms - sources 06 Jul 2020 23:46 (Repeats story that ran on July 6, with no changes) * Chinese investors spooked by India investment policy * Policy announced in April * Requires investments from neighbouring countries to be screened * Several applications pending approval in India- …
  • Working without pay for months, nurses at Kasturba hospital say unable to pay bills 06 Jul 2020 23:30 Written by Abhinav Rajput | New Delhi | Published: July 7, 2020 3:30:58 am Supreme Court last month told the Centre that the country cannot afford to have dissatisfied soldiers in the war against the pandemic, and asked authorities to go the extra mile to …
  • Delhi: Couple who beat Covid receive hero’s farewell as hospital sees 1,000th recovery 06 Jul 2020 23:30 Written by Ashna Butani | New Delhi | Published: July 7, 2020 3:54:35 am Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia felicitate the couple, Pradeep Kumar Sharma and Manju, Monday. (Praveen Khanna) Having recovered from Covid, healthcare …
  • 5,368 new cases: Coronavirus toll crosses 9,000 mark in Maharashtra 06 Jul 2020 23:22 Screening test for coronavirus in progress for residents of Mankhurd transit camp on Monday. (Photo: Amit Chakravarty) After recording more than 6,000 new Covid-19 cases for the last four days, with the highest detected on July 4 at 7,074, Maharashtra …
  • India’s Ties with South Asian Neighbours Strained 06 Jul 2020 23:20 Image source: Wikipedia Commons TORONTO | NEW DELHI (IDN) – Though India became a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council on June 17, with undisputed support from all countries in the 55-member Asia-Pacific Group for a two-year term in …
  • Raja Mandala: Once upon an Asian century 06 Jul 2020 22:56 If powerful nationalism is driving China to seek more territory from its neighbours and dominate the region, equally intense nationalist forces in Asia will react against the CCP’s assertive policies. (Illustration by C R Sasikumar) Former foreign …
  • Galwan to now: How India and China lowered the rhetoric 06 Jul 2020 22:40 Written by Shubhajit Roy | New Delhi | Published: July 7, 2020 2:08:01 am An IAF chopper in Leh on Monday. (PTI/File) A COMPARISON of two phone conversations between India and China 18 days apart — June 17 and July 5 — shows a sharp dialling down of …
  • 34-year-old coronavirus patient jumps from 4th floor of Delhi hospital, condition critical 06 Jul 2020 22:40 The patient was undergoing treatment at Delhi's AIIMS after he developed symptoms of the COVID-19 pandemic.Facebook/All India Institute of Medical Sciences(AIIMS),New Delhi A 34-year-old person admitted to AIIMS Hospital in the national capital …
  • Karnataka govt issues new quarantine norms for inter-state travellers: Check here 06 Jul 2020 22:40 Bengaluru: Sanitation staff busy cleaning and disinfecting Bangalore City railway station during the extended nationwide lockdown imposed to mitigate the spread of coronavirus, on May 11, 2020. On Monday, the Karnataka government had issued changes to the …
  • Delhi crosses 1 lakh cases, 3/4th have recovered from virus 06 Jul 2020 22:40 A health worker collects a sample of a man for COVID-19 test at a centre, in New Delhi, Saturday, July 4, 2020. (Express Photo By Amit Mehra) Covid-19 cases in Delhi crossed 1 lakh on Monday, with 1,379 new cases and 48 deaths reported in the last 24 hours …
  • Dealing with the China threat: Why New Delhi must urgently craft a long term strategy to win good friends 06 Jul 2020 22:19 Secretary of state Mike Pompeo’s announcement, on June 25, that the US will move some troops from Europe to Asia to counter expansionist China’s threat to India and Southeast Asian countries, raised questions about India’s long-term ‘friends’ and ‘ …
  • Delhi Confidential: Searching Lost Glory 06 Jul 2020 21:25 Jitin Prasada Searching for its existence in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress is now out to woo the influential Brahmin community. And former Union minister Jitin Prasada has taken the lead to reach out to the community. Prasada, patron of the Brahmin Chetna …
  • UGC, HRD asked to clear stand on DU final exams 06 Jul 2020 20:55 New Delhi: Taking serious note of the problems faced by final year students of Delhi University, Delhi high court on Monday asked the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the central government to convey their stand by Tuesday on holding open book …
  • Police: Riot-accused received funds from foreign accounts 06 Jul 2020 20:55 New Delhi: The investigation into the funding of the Delhi riots has found that money from some foreign accounts in the Middle East and UAE was allegedly transferred to riot-accused, Meeran Haider, a month before the riots had broken out. Delhi Police’s …
  • India's New Draft E-Commerce Rules May Trouble American Tech Giants Such as Amazon, Google, Facebook 06 Jul 2020 20:16 India 10:46 GMT 06.07.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): The draft rules that that have been almost two years in the pipeline are focused on helping indigenous brands and empowering the Indian government to monitor how foreign tech companies handle …
  • Coronavirus India updates, July 6: Cases cross 7-lakh mark, toll now over 20,000 06 Jul 2020 20:02 People drive past a mural honouring the warriors of COVID-19, during unlock-2, in New Delhi, on Thursday, July 2, 2020. (Express Photo By Amit Mehra) Coronavirus (Covid-19) India Updates: India’s coronavirus tally crossed 7-lakh mark to stand at 711,878 …
  • How to survive an Indian... 06 Jul 2020 19:55 Wife of a top Indian diplomat, Vandana Srivastav, shares her top tips after returning to India after five and a half years in UAE. After spending five-and-a-half-years in the UAE, wife of an Indian diplomat, Vandana Srivastav, and her children Syona and …
  • Teams to scan zones with zero Covid count 06 Jul 2020 19:49 New Delhi: In localities that have not reported Covid-19 cases so far, Delhi government is going to set up vigilance teams to work alongside the surveillance system to check the novel coronavirus from spreading. Each team, to be known as a nigrani samiti, …
  • 66% of corona beds vacant, 401 ventilators available too 06 Jul 2020 19:49 jjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjj New Delhi: The occupancy of beds reserved for Covid-19 patients in Delhi’s hospitals has reduced to 34%. As many as 10,051 (66%) beds of the total 15,301 are lying vacant. On Monday, the data uploaded by the hospitals on the ‘ …
  • Delhi in ‘surplus-monsoon’ zone 06 Jul 2020 19:49 New Delhi: After an early arrival, the monsoon activity in Delhi is slowly picking up pace. A spell of showers on Sunday morning pushed the overall rainfall so far to a “surplus”, IMD data stated. With the Met department forecasting rain to continue until …
  • Sporadic rain in Delhi, more likely on Tuesday 06 Jul 2020 18:44 File photo NEW DELHI: Sporadic, light rain kept the mercury in check in the national capital on Monday and more precipitation is likely in the city over the next few days, the Met office said. The Safdarjung observatory, which provides representative …
  • Four new part-time members in Prasar Bharati board 06 Jul 2020 18:30 NEW DELHI: The government has started the process of re-constituting the Prasar Bharati board that had nine of its 13 positions vacant for the last few months. On Monday, names of four new members - music composer Salim Merchant, BJP spokesperson Shaina NC …
  • Delhi CM felicitates 1000th patient discharged from COVID-only Rajiv Gandhi hospital 06 Jul 2020 18:27 By PTI NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday felicitated a 57-year-old man who was the 1000th person to be discharged from a dedicated COVID-19 facility of the city government, officials said. The man (name withheld), a resident of …
  • Bengaluru's Big Virus Worry Compared To Delhi, Mumbai and Other Cities 06 Jul 2020 17:23 Karnataka has reported over 23,000 cases so far, including 372 deaths (File) Bengaluru: Bengaluru has seen a 15.7 per cent increase in COVID-19 cases over the past three days, data showed on Monday. The city recorded 1,235 new cases on Sunday - its biggest …
  • Delhi government withdraws order delinking hotels from Covid hospitals 06 Jul 2020 16:54 NEW DELHI: The Delhi government has withdrawn an order delinking three hotels from Covid-19 hospitals. The latest order on Monday states that the July 4 order delinking the hotels from hospitals stands withdrawn with immediate effect. It said the orders …
  • Rain, thunderstorms to hit Delhi, Noida, Ghaziabad, nearby regions in next two hours: IMD 06 Jul 2020 16:50 Image Source : PTI Youngsters ride bicycles at Vijay Chowk as monsoon clouds hover in the sky, in New Delhi. Thunderstorm with rain would occur over Delhi, Noida, Greater Noida, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Meerut, Bijnor, Muzaffarnagar, Sahaswan, Badaun, Palwal, …
  • Delhi Man Fakes Kidnapping To Extort Money From Uncle: Police 06 Jul 2020 15:11 Police formed three teams to investigate the matter. (Representational) New Delhi: A 24-year-old man allegedly faked his own kidnapping to extort Rs five lakh from his uncle to apparently fund his sister's wedding, police said on Monday. The man was …
  • Delhi Coronavirus Tally Crosses 1 Lakh, Reports 1,379 Cases In A Day 06 Jul 2020 15:11 Delhi coronavirus: There are now 25,620 active cases in the city. The number of coronavirus in Delhi crossed the 1 lakh mark on Monday evening. With 1,379 new cases reported in the last 24 hours, the total COVID-19 count of the capital stood at 1,00,823. …
  • Coronavirus: A new way of life for India's elderly 06 Jul 2020 15:05 When Shashi Luthra left Kolkata early this year, she had planned a 40-day vacation to visit her sister and granddaughter in India's capital city of New Delhi. Nothing could have prepared her for the next five months under lockdown in India, the country …
  • Delhi's COVID-19 tally crosses 1 lakh-mark with 1,379 fresh cases 06 Jul 2020 15:00 NEW DELHI: Delhi's COVID-19 tally on Monday breached the one lakh-mark as the city recorded 1,379 fresh coronavirus cases, while the death toll mounted to 3,115, authorities said. Forty-eight fatalities have been recorded in the last 24 hours, …
  • New Zealand offers to host IPL after UAE and Sri Lanka: BCCI official 06 Jul 2020 14:46 By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: July 6, 2020 7:24:54 pm A view of Seddon Park in New Zealand (File Photo/ICC) New Zealand is the latest country after UAE and Sri Lanka which has offered to host the IPL in case the billion dollar league can’t be held in …
  • Covid-19 Positivity Rate has Declined from 30% to 10% in Delhi, Says Centre 06 Jul 2020 13:04 The Centre on Monday said the average number of samples being tested per day for COVID-19 has gone up in Delhi from 5,481 to 18,766 in about a month and in spite of increased testing, the positivity rate has declined from around 30 per cent to 10 per cent …
  • Waqyanawis | New ASG in town may spell trouble for Congressmen 06 Jul 2020 12:50 Hours before Modi’s visit, the defence minister called off his tour to Ladakh where Chinese forces have adopted an aggressive posture Who’s that attorney? The induction of a law officer from Gujarat as additional solicitor general has suddenly turned up …
  • Positivity rate in Delhi declines from 30% to 10%; ASI monuments reopen 06 Jul 2020 12:11 People drive past a mural honouring the warriors of COVID-19, during unlock-2, in New Delhi, on Thursday, July 2, 2020. (Express Photo By Amit Mehra) Coronavirus (Covid-19) India Updates: India recorded a single-day jump of 24,248 cases in the last 24 …
  • ASI monuments reopen in Delhi, masks mandatory 06 Jul 2020 12:02 New Delhi: Qutub Minar, Humayun's Tomb and a host of other centrally-protected monuments in Delhi were reopened for visitors on Monday after being shut for over three months due to the COVID-19 crisis, officials said. All guidelines, including social …
  • 24,248 new COVID-19 cases in India in single-day rise, tally nears 7 lakh-mark. State-wise list 06 Jul 2020 11:58 Image Source : AP A motorist rides through a row of traffic cones put up to restrict entry around a containment zone during lockdown in Bengaluru. India coronavirus cases are nearing 7-lakh mark as confirmed cases toll surged to 6,97,413 including 2,53,287 …
  • Why 'coronavirus parties' have become a new worry in US 06 Jul 2020 11:06 Written by Abhishek De | New Delhi | Published: July 6, 2020 3:52:59 pm Over the past few weeks, there have been several parties in the city of Tuscaloosa and surrounding areas. (Source: Getty/Thinkstock) Recently, reports that college students have …
  • Bhima Koregaon: SC sets aside Delhi HC order on shifting Gautam Navlakha to Mumbai 06 Jul 2020 10:27 Top court also expunged adverse remarks of the Delhi High Court against the NIA made in its May 27 order while dealing with the bail plea New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday sets aside the Delhi High Court order asking the NIA to produce judicial records …
  • Jamia violence: Direct allegations against Home Minister irresponsible, SG Mehta tells Delhi HC 06 Jul 2020 10:16 By PTI NEW DELHI: Delhi Police Monday objected to certain statements made in the Delhi High Court plea related to the violence during Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) university protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act last December, saying they are “ …
  • Delhi HC grants bail to man in gang rape case of minor girl with intellectual disability 06 Jul 2020 10:16 By PTI NEW DELHI: An accused in gang rape of a minor girl with intellectual disability, who was threatened to remain silent about the incident, has been granted bail by the Delhi High Court which said that key witnesses in the case have been examined by …
  • Philip Eckles to step down as Delhi Duty Free CEO at year end 06 Jul 2020 09:56 INDIA. Philip Eckles is to step down from his post as Chief Executive of Delhi Duty Free at the end of the year. He joined the company, which is a joint venture between Aer Rianta International (ARI), GMR Airports and Delhi International Airport, in August …
  • Bhima Koregaon case: SC sets aside Delhi HC order on NIA's plea 06 Jul 2020 09:53 New Delhi [India], July 6 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday set aside the Delhi High Court order seeking records of judicial proceedings before special courts in Delhi and Mumbai in connection with the transfer of activist Gautam Navlakha to Mumbai in …
  • 10 new Covid-19 cases in Arunachal Pradesh, tally rises to 269 06 Jul 2020 09:14 Ten more people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Arunachal Pradesh, taking the northeastern state’s tally to 269, a senior Health department official said on Monday. Of the 10, three are from the Capital Complex comprising Itanagar, Naharlagun, Nirjuli …
  • SC sets aside Delhi HC order for production of records for Gautam Navlakha's transfer 06 Jul 2020 09:01 By PTI NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Monday sets aside the Delhi High Court order asking the NIA to produce judicial records on transfer of civil rights activist Gautam Navlakha from Delhi to Mumbai in connection with the Bhima Koregaon case. A bench of …
  • Man wanted in attempt to murder case arrested after encounter in outer Delhi 06 Jul 2020 08:25 By PTI NEW DELHI: A man wanted in a case of attempt to murder was arrested after an encounter with police at outer Delhi's Barwala Road, officials said on Monday. The accused, Sunny Dabas, is a declared "bad character" of Prem Nagar police …
  • Half a Year in Review: Setting Aside Arbitral Awards under Section 34 of the Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996 (Delhi High Court) 06 Jul 2020 07:54 by Ragini Agarwal    5 July 2020 It is undisputed that court interference with arbitral awards should be in the least. At the same time arbitral tribunals are not immune to interference. Under Section 34 sub-section (2) and (2A) of the Arbitration and …
  • Delhi CM appeals to cured Covid patients to donate plasma 06 Jul 2020 07:42 New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday appealed to the cured COVID-19 patients to donate plasma to treat those infected with the virus in the national capital. Signalling that demand of plasma is more than its uses, …
  • With Delhi's recovery rate at 72 pc, no need to panic as COVID-19 numbers reach one lakh: Arvind Kejriwal 06 Jul 2020 07:40 NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that despite Delhi's COVID-19 cases having almost reached the 1-lakh mark, people must not panic as the recovery rate in the national capital now stands at 72 per cent. "The number of …
  • Indian Railways may run 40 new trains between Delhi and various other cities, says report 06 Jul 2020 07:38 The Indian Railways has sent a proposal to the government for 40 additional trains, Hindustan Times reported. As per the report, these special trains are scheduled to operate between Delhi and a number of other cities. So far, no final decision has been …
  • Criminal wanted in 26 cases nabbed in Delhi 06 Jul 2020 06:43 New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) A criminal involved in 26 cases of dacoity, robbery and attempt to murder was shot in the leg during an encounter with the Delhi Police and arrested. Sunny Dabas a known bad character of Prem Nagar police station has absconding for …
  • Samsung working on new Galaxy M-series smartphone with a 6800mAh battery 06 Jul 2020 06:13 By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Published: July 6, 2020 10:16:25 am Samsung’s Galaxy M-series is known for big battery smartphones. (Image of Galaxy M31 for representation) Samsung is apparently working on a new Galaxy smartphone that will carry a massive …