Andhra govt to bear life-long treatment cost of those hit by Vizag gas leak

The gas leakage from the storage tank of LG Polymers at RR Venkatapuram on the outskirts of Visakhapatnam on May 7 claimed 12 lives and hundreds of others were hospitalised. Amid reports that the Styrene gas that leaked from the LG Polymers Ltd plant at Visakhapatnam last week will have…

Behind Rs 20 lakh crore package, PM Modi’s hard push for self reliance

This is PM Modi’s third address to the nation on the Covid-19 lockdown. He had held a meeting with chief ministers of various states on the coronavirus pandemic on Monday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on Tuesday. The Prime Minister’s address to the nation began at 8 pm where…

We would’ve scored 4000 more runs with 2 new balls: Sourav Ganguly and Sachin Tendulkar roll back the years in Twitter banter

The ‘Master Blaster’ took note of the stats and said they would have probably scored more runs had the current rules applied during their playing days. India’s legendary limited-overs opening pair of Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly stitched together 176 ODI partnerships throughout the course of their careers in which…

कोरोना से पस्त पाकिस्तान, आर्थिक तंगी की वजह से दे रहा लॉकडाउन में छूट

पाकिस्तान में कोरोना वायरस के 27,474 केस हैं. स्वास्थ्य अधिकारियों के मुताबिक, एक दिन में 1637 नए मामले आए हैं और 24 लोगों की मौत हुई है. पाकिस्तान में अब तक 618 लोगों की कोरोना वायरस से मौत हो चुकी है. इन सबके बावजूद आर्थिक तंगी से जूझ रहा पाकिस्तान…

मोदी सरकार 2.0: पूरा होने वाला है एक साल, उपलब्धियों पर बुकलेट बांटने की तैयारी

सूचना एवं प्रसारण मंत्रालय ने 16 मई से पहले सभी मंत्रालयों से उनके एक साल की उपलब्धियों की संक्षिप्त सूची डिटेल के साथ मंगाई है. देश में कोरोना वायरस का संकट देखा जा रहा है. देश में कोरोना वायरस के संकट के चलते लॉकडाउन लागू है. हालांकि इस बीच केंद्र…

कोरोना वायरस पर KBC का पहला सवाल, क्या आपको पता है जवाब?

अमिताभ बच्चन का शो कौन बनेगा करोड़पति का 12 वां सीजन जल्द ही शुरू होने वाला है. शनिवार रात बिग बी ने रजिस्ट्रेशन प्रक्रिया का पहला सवाल पूछा. ये सवाल कोरोना वायरस से संबंधित था. क्या आपको इस सवाल का जवाब पता है? भारतीय टेलीविजन का सबसे चर्चित और लोकप्रिय…

5 Bihar Military Police personnel infected with Covid, total cases in state reach 579

All the fresh cases are from Khajpura area of Patna and their infection trail is being ascertained, Health Department Principal Secretary Sanjay Kumar said. Five Bihar Military Police (BMP) personnel have tested positive for novel coronavirus, taking the total number of Covid-19 cases in the state to 579, a top…

‘Celebrations can wait’: Clerics to CM Mamata on lifting lockdown after Eid

The clerics’ call came at a time when the Covid-19 graph in Bengal is steadily rising, reporting 527 cases over the past five days. The Bengal Imams’ Association, a body of Islamic clerics in the state, has urged chief minister Mamata Banerjee not to lift the lockdown before Eid Ul…

It’s time to make migrant workers’ concerns an electoral issue

They are easily ignored from legislative thinking because they’re not a ‘vote bank’ Since the announcement of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) lockdown, a huge number of migrant workers have left their places of work for their homes. There is no official count on the number, but estimates suggest that it…

Britain to quarantine travellers for 14 days, UK airlines association says

Airlines UK, which represents British Airways, Easyjet and other British airlines, said the move required “a credible exit plan” and should be reviewed weekly. Airport operators said it could have a “devastating” impact on the aviation industry and the broader economy. The British government has told airlines it will introduce…