On Sunday, Maharashtra reported more than 63,000 fresh coronavirus cases, the biggest single-day spike since the beginning of the pandemic. Amid the state's battle with COVID-19, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray held a meeting yesterday to chalk out a plan. The Shiv Sena leader will hold several meetings in the next two days before he announces the decision on complete lockdown, reports claimed. Here's more.
In an extremely rare incident, an Apple iPhone 11 Pro with a design flaw allegedly sold for Rs 2 lakh.
The Ingenuity helicopter is only 1.8 kg in weight can be seen at a distance of four metres from the rover in the selfie
The crowd assembled at Har ki Pauri ghat to take a holy dip on the occasion, violating all COVID norms.
Buoyed by Rahul's Bengal entry, Congress says only it can stop BJP in the state. But BJP believes Congress-Left-ISF bloc will eat into TMC's Muslim vote bank.
The funeral of the British Royal family's patriarch, Prince Philip, will be held on April 17. Queen Elizabeth's husband of 73 years, Prince Philip passed away on Friday at the age of 99. The Buckingham Palace said that Prince Harry will be attending the funeral, but not his wife, Meghan Markle. Markle, being pregnant, has been advised not to travel outside the US.
in Haridwar, where the thousands of devotees have gathered for the Mahakumbh, no Covid-19 mandates appear to be in practice.
Flight is a true challenge on Mar because the air is so thin and it has to spin its rotor blades much faster than it does on Earth
There may be some lessons and inspiration that we and our scientific community can draw from the horrors of the Spanish Flu
Washington [US], April 12 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Sunday (local time) issued a warning to China stating it would be a "serious mistake" for anyone to attempt to change Taiwan's "status quo" amid heightened tensions between Washington and Beijing over the island country's sovereignty.
India has been pledged 125 million doses of the Sputnik V vaccine by Russia.
Minneapolis [US], April 13 (ANI/Sputnik): Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey, in a briefing on Monday, declared a state of emergency and a curfew from at 7 p.m. (00:00 GMT) on Monday until 6 a.m. after the fatal incident with Daunte Wright led to violence the previous night.
The board claims to have increased the number of exam centres from 5000 to 7000 and has asked staff to get vaccinated.
Hospitals dealing with Covid-19 patients stated that even when a patient has typical symptoms of the disease, they test negative for the infection, sometimes twice or thrice even through RT-PCR tests.
CISF officials also countered the Bengal CM's allegation that the deaths of 4 people in firing by security personnel at a polling booth was a "genocide".
Surat’s crematoriums are working without a break to accommodate the bodies of the deceased.
Aaj Ka Panchang: April 12, 2021 marks the Krishna Paksha Amavasya in the Chaitra or the first month of the Hindu lunar calendar
From working as a night watchman to being employed as a professor at the prestigious Indian Institute of Management (IIM), it has been a phenomenal journey for 28-year-old Ranjith Ramachandran. Selected as an assistant professor at IIM-Ranchi last Monday, Ramachandran recently penned his inspiring tale in a heartfelt Facebook post. Here is more on this.
The voting for the fifth phase of elections in Bengal, in which 45 seats are up for grabs, will take place on 17 April
Chief Minister Adityanath said the current wave of COVID-19 is worrying and people need to exercise caution and follow all COVID protocols religiously.