The country on Monday recorded 281,386 new coronavirus infections in a day, while deaths rose by 4,106.
Beijing [China], May 16 (ANI): Amid strained ties between Washington and Beijing, the US-China nuclear arms have raced up after reports have emerged of the communist nation developing second-strike capability in nuclear energy.
New Delhi [India], May 17 (ANI): The first batch of the 2-deoxy-D-glucose (2-DG) drug developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for treatment of Covid-19 will be released by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday.
Mira Rajput shared a picture of a distraught child wearing an oxygen mask, saying she is heartbroken at the situation.
Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: The BMC on Saturday night shifted 580 patients from BKC (243), Dahisar (183) and Mulund (154) jumbo Covid-19 facilities.
New Zealand and India will square off in the inaugural ICC World Test Championship final, starting June 18. The Kane Williamson-led side, who were the first to qualify for the finale, would fancy the familiar conditions in Southampton. Meanwhile, Virat Kohli aims to extend India's winning spree in the longest format. We compare the captaincy numbers of Williamson and Kohli in Test cricket.
Israel has launched more than 1,000 air and artillery strikes into the densely populated coastal strip, saying they were aimed at Hamas and other militant targets.
One survivor reportedly loses wife and three of his children in accident, with youngest still yet to be found
India, which had earlier exported vaccines to over 90 countries, has now received foreign aid from over 25 nations.
The ongoing cyclonic storm - Cyclone Tauktae - is highly likely to hit the Gujarat coast between 8 pm and 11 pm today, with gusts of up to 200 kilometers per hour, the weather department has said. The cyclone has already uprooted dozens of villages and claimed several lives in the states of Goa and Karnataka. Here are more updates.
Doha [Qatar] May 17 (ANI): Amid the final drawdown of US troops from Afghanistan, the Taliban has agreed to begin substantive talks with the Republic team in Doha in the coming days, which would end the peace process stalemate.
Beijing [China], May 16 (ANI): China has sought to step up cooperation with Central Asian countries on security issues amid fears of a resurgence of terrorism in Afghanistan and subsequent threat to its Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) infrastructure projects in the region.
The Yamaha YZF-R7 middleweight supersport bike is set to be unveiled on May 18. In the latest development, the two-wheeler's design and key highlights have been revealed in leaked images. The pictures suggest it will have a centrally-mounted headlamp flanked by LED DRLs, split-style seats, a raised windshield, and an "R7" badge on fairings. It should run on a 689cc, parallel-twin engine. Here's more.
Arvind Kejriwal said is being extended because the gains made so far, in terms of lower positivity rate and number of new cases, cannot be lost due to relaxations now
New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): The tunnelling work in East-West Metro Corridor with the breakthrough of "Urvi" at Kolkata's Bowbazzar has been completed by Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) on May 15, informed the Railways Ministry.
New Delhi [India], May 17 (ANI): Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned that Cyclone Tauktae is expected to intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm. The weather department also said that the cyclone will cross Gujarat coast by May 18.
Truce appears to hold but is still marred by violence as Isis claims responsibility for deadly mosque attack
Panaji (Goa) [India], May 17 (ANI): Former Deputy Chief Minister Vijai Sardesai on Monday urged Chief Minister Pramod Sawant to urgently utilise Rs 100 crores from MLA local area development fund for administering vaccines to people and ramping up the health infrastructure of the state.
The IMD has warned of heavy rains in Chikkamagaluru, Hassan, Kodagu, Shivamogga, Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Uttara Kannada districts till 8.30 am on May 18.
The departments from which the employees are facing retrenchment included market committee, animal husbandry, forest, teaching, tourism and hospitals, Haryana Sarv Karamchari Sangh president Subhash Lamba said.