The IMD has already put Mumbai and Thane under a Yellow Alert, signifying isolated heavy rains accompanied by strong winds, while Orange and Red Alerts have been issued for several districts in Gujarat and Kerala.
India plans to inoculate all its citizens against the coronavirus by the end of this year - a significant development for a nation that has been ravaged by a brutal second wave of the pandemic. A whopping 216 crore doses will be made available and eight different vaccines will be used for the massive drive, a top government official said. Here's more about them.
Amid the nation is reeling under the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic, several online harassments continue to abound.
Government sources said top officials from different ministries attended the meeting.
Sania Mirza posted pictures on Eid al-Fitr with husband Shoaib Malik and son Izhaan Mirza Malik.
NDRF teams have also been deployed in the coastal regions of Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Maharashtra ahead of cyclone landfall.
Dr Reddy's Laboratories on Friday soft-launched imported COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V, with Sapra taking the first shot in Hyderabad.
Following the required safety protocols, deliveries of the 2021 Volkswagen T-Roc SUV, which was launched in India this March, have commenced. As for the highlights, the car has a sporty look and an upmarket cabin with a host of features. It draws power from a BS6-compliant 1.5-liter TSI petrol engine linked to a 7-speed DSG gearbox. Here's our roundup.
Hitman Rohit Sharma is one of the greatest batsmen in limited-overs cricket. His exploits in the shorter format even outclass the masterclass of Run Machine Virat Kohli. Besides, Rohit has also scaled heights in Test cricket after getting promoted as an opener. Perhaps the upcoming UK tour will be his toughest challenge in the whites till now. Let us analyze the same.
BEIRUT/ISTANBUL (Reuters) -Turkey's Karpowership, which provides electricity to Lebanon from two barges, said on Friday it was shutting down supplies over payment arrears and a legal threat to its vessels as the nation grapples with a deep economic crisis. The company, which supplies 370 megawatts (MW), or about a quarter of Lebanon's current supply, told the government this week it would have to shut down unless there were moves towards settling the issues. The shutdown threatens longer daily power cuts across the heavily indebted nation, which did not have enough capacity to meet demand even before Karpowership's move on Friday.
Many people have called out the government for still being fixated on managing headlines and Modi’s personal image.
New Delhi [India], May 14 (ANI): As many as 3,43,144 new COVID-19 cases and 3,44,776 recoveries were reported in India in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry reported on Friday, taking the total cases in the country to 2,40,46,809.
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 4 and the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 are likely to be available in both Bluetooth only and cellular (LTE) variants.
Nadal next plays big-serving American Reilly Opelka for a place in the final for an 11th time
Washington [US], May 13 (ANI/Sputnik): The water processor mechanism has got out of order on the US segment of the International Space Station (ISS), with the crew members planning to repair it early next week, according to NASA.
North 24 Parganas (West Bengal) [India], May 13 (ANI): Arjun Singh, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Barrackpore in West Bengal, on Thursday alleged that four-five people attacked his house with country-made bombs on Wednesday night.
Kottayam (Kerala) [India], May 14 (ANI): Kottayam received lashes of rain as 'heavy to very heavy rainfall' was predicted by India Meteorological Department on Friday at a few places with extremely heavy falls at isolated places in Kerala.
A journalist writes that after failing to find an ambulance to take her mother to a COVID facility in the outskirts of Delhi, she decided to look for a cab.
An MLA later got Abdullah admitted to a government hospital in Kurnool, where he was put on a ventilator.
Indian ‘nationalists’ align with Israel because both countries see themselves as threatened & isolated democracies.