The landfall process of the eye of extremely Cyclone Tauktae, which had hit Gujarat coast in Saurashtra between Diu and Una around 9 pm, ended around 12 am on Tuesda.
Single day spike of 2,63,533 COVID-19 infections, 4,329 fatalities push India's tally of cases to 2,52,28,996, death toll to 2,78,719.
The first batch containing 10,000 doses of the anti-coronavirus drug - 2-Deoxy-D-Glucose or 2-DG - was launched by Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Health Minister Harsh Vardhan today. India's top drug regulator had cleared the medicine for emergency use earlier this month. From how effective the drug is to how much will it cost - we answer your questions.
Update 11:30 PM: The Calcutta High Court has stayed the order of the Special CBI court which granted interim bail to Trinamool leaders Firhad Hakim, Subrata Mukherjee, Madan Mitra and Sovan Chatterjee. Update 7.30 PM: A special CBI court has granted interim bail to all four accused Firhad Hakim, Subrata Mukherjee, Madan Mitra and Sovan Chatterjee in connection with the Narada probe.
Beijing [China], May 17 (ANI): The 21st Century battlefield belongs to expendable attack drones or flying artillery shells and China is now is looking to buy Kamikaze drones.
Mumbai/New Delhi, May 17 (PTI) Tauktae has turned into an extremely severe cyclonic storm, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Monday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called up the Chief Ministers of Gujarat, Goa, and the Lieutenant Governor of Daman and Diu to discuss preparations as the monstrous Cyclone Tauktae continues to wreak havoc in these regions. Earlier in the day, he spoke to Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray to take stock of the situation there. Several people have died in the severe cyclonic storm.
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The country on Monday recorded 281,386 new coronavirus infections in a day, while deaths rose by 4,106.
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Eminent virologist Dr. Shahid Jameel has resigned as the head of the Indian SARS-COV-2 Genomics Consortia (INSACOG), the scientific advisory group coordinating the country's genome sequencing work. Dr. Jameel—the Director of the Trivedi School of Biosciences at Ashoka University—has been critical of the government's handling of COVID-19, including lower testing, a slow vaccination drive, vaccine shortage, and the need for a bigger healthcare workforce.
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.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], May 17 (ANI): Launching a scathing attack at the West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar over the arrest of state ministers and a senior party MLA by CBI on Monday, Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Kalyan Banerjee said the Governor is a "bloodsucker and roaming around like a mad dog".
People on Twitter referred to AAP as the “B team of BJP”.
Pragya Singh Thakur, a BJP MP, recently said that consuming cow urine helped her avoid COVID-19.
In their statement, the duo announced their separation after a marriage of 27 years.
After playing in the truncated IPL 2021, the Indians are set to embark on the grueling UK tour that comprises the ICC World Test Championship finale and England Test series. Senior opener Rohit Sharma, who was India's leading run-scorer in the home Test series against England, will aim to continue his form away from home. Here are the records he can break in England.
TN Chief Minister MK Stalin has written to the Centre asking for release of interim grant.
Tokyo [Japan], May 17 (ANI): After Japanese police chief Mitsuhiro Matsumoto officially identified China as responsible for a cyberattack on the country, its National Police Agency has been overwhelmed with inquiries from foreign governments and media organisations regarding the claim, causing a stir among the global cybersecurity community.