Florida scientists suggest mutation could make coronavirus more infectious

June 13, 2020
A team of scientists in Florida have discovered that the novel coronavirus has mutated in a way that makes it […]

Factory output contracts byrecord 55% in April due to lockdown; 3 states rule out shutdown extension

June 13, 2020
The Index of Industrial Production (IIP), a way of measuring factory output, declined by a record 55 per cent in […]

Delhi situation horrendous: SC slams Aap Govt over hospitals

June 12, 2020
Coronavirus patients are being treated “worse than animals” in Delhi, the Supreme Court today said as it called the situation […]

India overtakes UK to become 4th worst-hit nation; Delhi will not extend lockdown, says Health Minister

June 12, 2020
India recorded 2,97,535 coronavirus cases, data from the Union Health Ministry and Family Welfare showed this morning, passing the COVID-19 […]

No community transmission in India, says Centre as cases near 3,00,000 mark; Markets reel on fears of a second wave of coronavirus

June 11, 2020
Even as coronavirus cases in the country are rapidly inching toward the 300,000-mark, the government said today that India is […]

PNB fraud case: ED brings back Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi’s jewellery worth ₹1,350 crore from Hong Kong

June 11, 2020
The Enforcement Directorate has brought back to India over 2,300 kilogramme of polished diamonds, pearls and jewellery worth Rs 1,350 […]

As Lt Guv instructs Delhi hospitals to display availability of beds, charges, CM says, ‘Yes Boss’

June 10, 2020
In a significant move aimed at increasing “transparency and to facilitate public”, Lt Governor Anil Baijal of Delhi ordered all […]

India’s Covid-19 recoveries surpass active cases for first time, while Tamil Nadu legislator J Anbazhagan dies of coronavirus in Chennai

June 10, 2020
Tamil Nadu MLA J Anbazhagan, who had tested positive for Covid-19, died in a Chennai hospital on Wednesday morning. Anbazhagan, […]

World Bank projects Indian economy to shrink 3.2% this fiscal, while WHO warns people are still at risk of Covid-19 infection

June 9, 2020
India’s economy will contract 3.2 per cent in FY21 as stringent measures to restrict the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic […]

Delhi HC seeks reply from Delhi govt on pleas challenging Covid testing, while Arvind Kejriwal stays isolated with mild symptoms

June 8, 2020
The Delhi High Court today asked the Delhi government and the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) to reply to […]