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Ban media ads, put on hold foreign visits to divert funds to fight COVID-19: Sonia to PM

Ban media ads, put on hold foreign visits to divert funds to fight COVID-19: Sonia to PM

New Delhi, Apr 07: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi suggesting five measures to conserve money for the fight against COVID-19, including a complete ban on media advertisements by government and PSUs for two years and suspending the Central Vista beautification project. The suggestions came after Modi reached out […]

‘Fight Against Coronavirus No Less Than War, India’s Efforts Exemplary’: PM Modi

‘Fight Against Coronavirus No Less Than War, India’s Efforts Exemplary’: PM Modi

New Delhi, Apr 06: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said India’s efforts to combat the novel coronavirus have set an example and it is among countries which understood the pandemic’s seriousness while reminding that the fight against the virus will be a long one. “India’s efforts to combat coronavirus have set an example,” the […]

Shia cleric slams communalisation of corona war

Lucknow, April 06: Maulana Ali Hussain Qummi, secretary of the All India Shia Personal Law Board (AISPLB) has said in a statement that at a time when people are dying due to the coronavirus, it is wrong to burst crackers and light lamps. He said that during the ”9baje9minute” event on Sunday night, a large […]

PM s appeal on lighting lamps is BJP s hidden agenda : HDK

PM s appeal on lighting lamps is BJP s hidden agenda : HDK

Bengaluru, Apr 05: Former Karnataka chief minister H D Kumaraswamy alleged on Sunday Prime Minister Narendra Modis appeal for lighting lamps in the context of the fight against the coronavirus was a “hidden agenda” of the BJP and challenged him to offer a credible scientific and rational explanation for his call. Has the PM slyly […]

COVID-19: Confirmed cases rise to 3,374 with 77 deaths and 266 cured so far

COVID-19: Confirmed cases rise to 3,374 with 77 deaths and 266 cured so far

New Delhi, Apr 05: Confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in the country on Sunday rose to 3,374, with two fresh reported casualties since Saturday evening. Around 246 fresh active cases were added to the total number of by the evening with 3,030 active cases at present. There is a little increase in the number […]

Blacklisting proceedings against 360 foreigners linked to Tablighi Jamaat who have left India: MHA

Blacklisting proceedings against 360 foreigners linked to Tablighi Jamaat who have left India: MHA

New Delhi, Apr 03: Blacklisting proceedings have started against 360 foreigners who participated in Tablighi Jamaat activities in India and left the country before borders were sealed in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, the Union Home Ministry said Friday. The ministry has also ruled out deportation of 960 foreigners who came on tourist visa […]

Govt under-funding fight against coronavirus: Chidambaram

Govt under-funding fight against coronavirus: Chidambaram

New Delhi, Apr 02: Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Thursday alleged that the government is “under-funding” the fight against the coronavirus pandemic and asked the Modi dispensation to announce that it will fund the battle with Rs 5-6 lakh crore. In a series of tweets, he said it is the ninth day since the […]

‘Two India’s – One performing Yoga, Watching Ramayana And Playing Antakshari, Other Fighting For Survival’: Kapil Sibal

‘Two India’s – One performing Yoga, Watching Ramayana  And Playing Antakshari, Other Fighting For Survival’: Kapil Sibal

New Delhi, Apr 01: In an apparant reference to the situation of the migrant labourers across the country, Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Wednesday said that there are two types of people, one who are performing yoga and watching Ramayana while other, who are trying to reach home, are fighting for survival. Taking to […]

Govt’’s decision to slash interest on small savings based on ‘’stupid advice’’: Chidambaram

Govt’’s decision to slash interest on small savings based on ‘’stupid advice’’: Chidambaram

New Dehi, Apr 01: Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram, on Wednesday, criticised the Union government for the decision to cut interest rate on several savings, saying, the decision “may be technically correct, it is absolutely the wrong time to do so”. “In times of acute distress and uncertainty about income, people depend on the interest […]

: Indian Army cautions personnel against giving identity on social media

: Indian Army cautions personnel against giving identity on social media

New Delhi | March 31 : The Indian Army on Tuesday cautioned its personnel against giving their identity on social media and advised them to follow existing guidelines. “It has been noticed that serving Indian Army personnel are creating/sharing videos on social media giving their identity, also in uniform. All personnel are advised to follow […]

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