PM Modi announces free food grain scheme extension while urging people to wear masks; Patanjali withdraws Covid-19 drug claim

June 30, 2020
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, in his sixth address to the nation since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, announced […]

India bans 59 Chinese apps including TikTok; Army deploys T-90 tanks in Galwan Valley after China’s aggressive posturing at LAC

June 30, 2020
The Government of  India on Monday banned 59 apps originating from China, including very popular ones like the short video platform […]

Maharashtra extends Covid-19 lockdown till July 31; Cong protests diesel, petrol price hike

June 29, 2020
The Maharashtra government on Monday extended lockdown in the state till 31 July due to the rising number of coronavirus cases. Issuing […]

PM appeals to Indians to not be careless during Unlock as EY India report finds second stimulus may stop contraction in the economy

June 29, 2020
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the 66th edition of the monthly Mann ki Baat radio programme, focussing on […]

India underlines Covid-19 recovery rate at 58%; US states see a resurgence in new cases

June 27, 2020
With the Union Health Ministry today providing a more optimistic appraisal of the state of affairs in the country’s fight […]

Mammoth serological survey to map spread of Covid-19 in Delhi from today

June 27, 2020
Authorities in Delhi will conduct a mammoth exercise from today to determine the spread of the Covid-19 amid a spike in […]

International commercial flight ban to remain till July 15: Centre

June 26, 2020
Commercial international flights to and from India shall stay suspended till July 15, civil aviation watchdog Director General of Civil […]

Modi launches Atma Nirbhar UP Rojgar Abhiyan to provide work to 1.25 crore migrant labourers

June 26, 2020
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a 125-day campaign to provide work to migrant workers and others in Uttar Pradesh, […]

UK PM Boris Johnson calls India-China Standoff ‘very serious, worrying’ as more troops sent to border to counter Chinese build-up

June 25, 2020
Amidst the ongoing tensions between India and China wherein India has accused China of unilaterally altering the Line of Actual Control, UK Prime […]

IMF says world economy will take $12tn hit from Covid-19; Oxford vaccine in final stage of clinical trials

June 25, 2020
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said the global economy will take a $12 trillion hit from the Covid-19 pandemic, […]