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India30, May 2020, 1:59 PM
PM Modi's letter to the people of India: A year at office of his second term
Marking the first anniversary of his second successive full majority government at the Centre, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a letter addressed to all Indians, reminded them not only of the bold decisions taken by his government in the last year, but, in a reference to the raging COVID-19 pandemic, exhorted them to “remember that the present and future of 130 crore will never be dictated by an adversity”.
India29, May 2020, 11:28 AM
SC orders Centre, states not to charge fare from migrant workers ferried by trains or buses
The Supreme Court forbade the railways and state governments from exacting train or bus fares from stranded migrant workers waiting to return home amid the nationwide lockdown
India28, May 2020, 10:34 AM
Karnataka CM hints at opening malls, hotels, cinema halls after May 31, if Centre allows
Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa has written to the Centre seeking permission to open malls, cinema houses, restaurants and hotels when lockdown 4.0 ends to revive the state's economy
India27, May 2020, 9:58 AM
Coronavirus: Air India security staff on board Delhi-Ludhiana flight tests positive, others sent to quarantine
The infected staffer of Air India was sent to a local isolation centre, while the others were sent on mandatory home quarantine
India26, May 2020, 7:03 PM
SC issues notice to Centre, RBI on plea against interest on loans during moratorium
A bench headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan, hearing the matter through video-conferencing, issued notices to the Centre and the Reserve Bank of India asking them to file their replies within a week
India26, May 2020, 5:19 PM
Inadequate number of quarantine centres, Mizoram allows home isolation of returnees
Due to inadequate number of quarantine centres, the Mizoram government has allowed home isolation for the returnees. Those who seek home isolation must apply to the district-level COVID-19 task force after obtaining permission from the medical officer or the district medical board.
India26, May 2020, 3:43 PM
Domestic flights resume in Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal yet to resume operations
Last week, the Centre had announced resumption of domestic flight services from May 25 under specific rules and guidelines
India26, May 2020, 10:23 AM
Coronavirus vaccine to undergo human trials in 6 months, says ICMR
Dr Rajni Kant, director regional Medical Research Centre and head at the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said that human trials for COVID-19 vaccine may begin in at least 6 months
India25, May 2020, 3:39 PM
Flight services resume from Chennai; 116 passengers leave for Delhi
On May 25, 116 passengers travelled from Tamil Nadu to Delhi on the first flight to be operated from the airport. According to the Centre's decision, a total of 16 flights were scheduled to arrive in the city through the day.
India25, May 2020, 2:36 PM
CBSE to conduct pending Class 10, 12 board exams at 15,000 centres across country
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will conduct the remaining board exams for Class 10, Class 12 at over 15,000 centres across the country. The board was slated to hold the exams at only 3,000 centres earlier, Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal stated.
India21, May 2020, 11:03 AM
Super cyclone Amphan claims 12 lives in Bengal, now centres over Bangladesh
Barrelling in from the Bay of Bengal with wind speeds of up to 185kmph, severe cyclonic storm Amphan on Wednesday cut a swathe through northern Odisha before bearing down on West Bengal, where it claimed 12 lives
Coronavirus India20, May 2020, 3:35 PM
COVID-19: Who is dealing with 2,900kg waste produced from 15 quarantine centres in Bengaluru?
Realising that dealing with bio medical waste from 15 quarantine centres will be inviting doomsday, the BBMP made arrangements to safely collect and incinerate the waste. As pourakarmikas are vulnerable, the decision of allowing only specific agencies to deal with it has ensured the workers remain safe.