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Thousands of migrant workers gathered at Anand Vihar ISBT here to catch a bus home, hours after Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced a week-long lockdown and appealed to them with folded hands not to leave Delhi....
Policemen deployed in the area were also trying to counsel the migrant workers to stay back as the lockdown was for a few days only, he added....
Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut on Monday tweeted about the love story of her parents, on the occasion of their wedding anniversary....
Kangana Ranaut is celebrating her parents' wedding anniversary. The actor shared a picture on Twitter and narrated how her mother fought all the odds for her father....
Britain adds India to travel 'red list' after Covid surge: News agency AFP...
Britain imposed its strictest travel curbs on India, hours after Prime Minister Boris Johnson called off a trip to New Delhi....
The Union Health Ministry has announced that all claims of “COVID warriors” under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package, which was launched in March last year in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, will be settled till April 24, after which a fresh insurance policy for them will become effective....
The Union Health Ministry on Monday announced that all claims of "COVID warriors" under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package will be settled till April 24 after which a fresh insurance policy for them will become effective....
Disha Patani and Tiger Shroff jetted off to Maldives for a short stay and the actress took to social media to give fans a glimpse of her vacation....
Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Tiger Shroff, Disha Patani, Raveena Tandon among celebrities spotted in and around Mumbai. ...
The 12 elite clubs from England, Spain and Italy are set to leave the existing UEFA-run Champions League structure despite warnings they could be kicked out of their domestic competitions....
Former players and fans groups across the globe have slammed plans for a breakaway competition, calling the move a "soulless" money grab which will turn supporters away from the game....
Matches will be played on a home-and-away basis, with the top three teams automatically qualifying for the quarterfinals while the teams ranked fourth and fifth competing in a two-legged playoff for the remaining two spots....
The letter was sent by the group of English, Spanish and Italian clubs to FIFA President Gianni Infantino and UEFA counterpart Aleksander Ceferin....
The 12 European clubs pursuing a Super League have told the leaders of FIFA and UEFA that legal action is already being pursued to stop them from action intended to thwart the launch of the breakaway competition....
Manchester United, Real Madrid and Juventus are among the leading members of the new league but UEFA has threatened to ban them from domestic and international competition and vowed to fight the move....
Atletico Madrid has finally got some breathing room at the top of the Spanish league....
Twelve of Europe’s biggest clubs on Monday said they planned to launch a breakaway Super League, despite the threat of an international ban for them and their players....
Sunday’s UEFA statement said: “The clubs concerned will be banned from playing in any other competition at domestic, European or world level, and their players could be denied the opportunity to represent their national teams....
Twelve of Europe’s top football clubs announced on Sunday they were launching a breakaway Super League in the face of widespread opposition from within the game and beyond....
Disha Patani is holidaying in Maldives along with her rumoured boyfriend Tiger Shroff....
Disha Patani is rocking her bikinis in Maldives, where she is currently vacationing with her boyfriend Tiger Shroff. ...
Gatherings of more than 20 persons, including for weddings/cremations, have also been banned across the state, with prior approval of the district administration needed for all gatherings of more than 10 persons, except for cremation. ...
Amid rising COVID-19 cases, the Punjab government on Monday announced stricter curbs, including extension of night curfew by an hour and closure of bars, cinema halls, gyms, spas, coaching centres and sports complexes in the state till April 30....
The Delhi High Court Monday expressed concern over the rise in COVID-19 cases and asked the Centre to examine the availability of oxygen in different states for diverting it to areas of surge....
More Covid patients have suffered breathlessness in the second wave than any other symptom, leading to a greater need for oxygen this time, the government said today on the record rise in cases across India....
Coronavirus (Covid-19) India Lockdown News Live Updates: There are 19,29,329 active cases in the country at present while 1,29,53,821 people have recovered from the disease....
Delhi Lockdown or Curfew: The national capital goes into lockdown from 10 PM on Monday after a weekend of curfew. Delhi Chief Minister urged people to stay indoors. What is the difference between a lockdown and curfew? Know here...
Delhi Lockdown: Under the lockdown, apart from the curbs that were enforced during the recent weekend curfew, private offices, construction work, cinemas and weekly markets will also remain suspended....
Vaccinations will be widened to everyone above 18 in the next stage beginning May 1, the government announced today after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a series of meetings today....
The government on Monday opened up vaccination against the coronavirus for everyone above the age of 18 years from May 1....
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, 88, has tested positive for COVID-19 and been admitted to the Trauma Centre of Delhi's AIIMS, according to news agency ANI; the veteran Congressman was administered a Covid test after registering a fever...
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, 88, has tested positive for COVID-19 and been admitted to the Trauma Centre of Delhi's AIIMS, according to news agency ANI; the veteran Congressman was administered a Covid test after registering a fever...
Former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh has tested positive for coronavirus today and been admitted to the AIIMS Trauma Centre around 5 pm, news agency ANI reported....
West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee in a tweet said, “Just got the news that former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Ji has tested positive for COVID....
Facebook today announced a new feature that will allow users to export their Facebook posts and notes to a number of third-party services. Although the company has long since offered tools that let you download the information you’ve posted to Facebook, the tool launching today offers a more …...
But it does not archive any comments made on the posts....
IPL 2021 Live Score, CSK vs RR Live Cricket Score Streaming Online Updates: Chennai Super Kings hold the edge over Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League....
However, Rajasthan eventually fell short of 4 runs as PBKS sealed the victory in the last ball of the match....
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Monday strongly rejected criticism over India's export of coronavirus vaccines, saying there were global commitments for a variety of reasons, including for procurement of raw materials for production of the...
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Monday strongly rejected criticism over India’s export of coronavirus vaccines, saying there were global commitments for a variety of reasons, including for procurement of raw materials for production of the doses....
Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday claimed that the Trinamool Congress (TMC) is speaking in different voices about its youth leader Vinay Mishra, who is being investigated by the CBI and the ED, and asserted that those involved in stealing funds...
” Whenever there is violence or there is poverty, it is the women who are affected the most, Shah said....
Sugandha Mishra shared a set of adorable pictures with fiancé Sanket Bhosale and announced their wedding date on Instagram....
The Kapil Sharma Show's Sugandha Mishra, who is all set to get married to Sanket Bhosale on April 26, spoke about her perfect lehenga and the wedding plans that got ruined because of the lockdown....
Iranian-American filmmaker Ramin Bahrani was asked to 'go back to his own country' while he was on a Zoom interview with BAFTA and Academy members. ...
While speaking to a group of Academy and BAFTA members, Iranian-American director-writer Ramin Bahrani, who is nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay for Netflix film The White Tiger, was subjected to racist insults from a bystander....
Antiviral drug Remdesivir is not a life-saving drug and its "unnecessary or irrational" use on Covid patients is unethical, the centre tweeted on Monday, amid massive demand for the medicine triggered by an unprecedented surge in coronavirus cases....
The Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court said the distribution of Remdesivir injections has to be on the basis of need and asked the Centre and the Maharashtra government what parameters are followed while allocating the drug to different states....
A division bench of Justices Sunil Shukre and SM Modak said if Maharashtra was contributing to 40 per cent of the COVID-19 cases in India, then the allocation of Remdesivir injections to the state should also be in the same percentage....
The Indian Navy today seized over 300 kg of narcotic substances from a fishing boat in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Kerala, the Navy said in an official release....
Vaccinations will be widened to everyone above 18 in the next stage beginning May 1, the government announced today after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a series of meetings today....
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, 88, has tested positive for COVID-19 and been admitted to the Trauma Centre of Delhi's AIIMS, according to news agency ANI; the veteran Congressman was administered a Covid test after registering a fever...
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's advice to the centre on managing its Covid crisis drew a sharp response from Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, who attacked the Congress and blamed it for fueling the second wave of the virus by raising doubt...
Vardhan also slammed the Congress party members for their “lack of gratitude” over India’s vaccine journey....
Union Minister for Health, Harsh Vardhan on Monday replied to former PM Manmohan Singh’s letter on fighting Covid-19 and said that most suggestions provided by him had already been enacted by the government a week prior and that the Congress needs to admit that India has been doing very well in terms of vaccinations....
IPL 2021 Live Score, CSK vs RR Live Cricket Score Streaming Online Updates: Chennai Super Kings hold the edge over Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League....
MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings, having won one and lost one, sit on the fourth position in the Indian Premier League points table....
Up against a resurgent side, defending champions MI will need to address their middle-order woes if they are to go for a third consecutive win....
IPL 2021, CSK vs RR Team Predicted Playing 11 for Today Match LIVE Updates: Chennai Super Kings take on Rajasthan Royals in Indian Premier League match on Monday...
However, Rajasthan eventually fell short of 4 runs as PBKS sealed the victory in the last ball of the match....
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will lock horns with Rajasthan Royals (RR) for Match 12 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai....
MS Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will take on Sanju Samson’s Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 in Match 12 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai....
Shikhar Dhawan struck a swashbuckling 92 as Delhi Capitals made short work of a 196-run target for a six-wicket win over Punjab Kings in the IPL here on Sunday....
A fight back from the bowlers followed by Shikhar Dhawan's 92 off 49 helped Delhi Capitals beat Punjab Kings for their second win in IPL 2021 at the Wankhede Stadium on Sunday....
In their third match of IPL 2021, Rajasthan Royals will take on Chennai Super Kings. Check out our predicted XI for RR....
Chaudhary, 68, was appointed the Education Minister in the new Nitish Kumar government in November last year, but had to resign within three days amid uproar over corruption allegations against him....
Former Bihar Education Minister and Janata Dal (United) MLA Mewalal Choudhary died today morning, party sources confirmed....
Navya recently updated her virtual family about the inauguration of the first “Period Positive Home”, which was initiated under the same project....
Navya Naveli Nanda reminded a person about the ongoing pandemic when he asked why she was not present at the inauguration of Project Naveli’s 'Period Positive Home' in Gadchiroli, Maharashtra....
A lockdown has been ordered in five UP cities - Lucknow, Prayagraj, Varanasi, Kanpur, Gorakhpur - from tonight till April 26, with only essential services like grocery stores and pharmacies (with less than three staffers) allowed to open...
A lockdown has been ordered in five UP cities - Lucknow, Prayagraj, Varanasi, Kanpur, Gorakhpur - from tonight till April 26, with only essential services like grocery stores and pharmacies (with less than three staffers) allowed to open...
The Allahabad High Court on Monday directed Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government to close all establishments in cities like Prayagraj, Lucknow, Varanasi, Kanpur and Gorakhpur till April 26 in the wake of worrisome surge in the number of Covid-19 cases across the state....
The ban for Lokuhettige, a right-arm fast-medium bowler and lower-order batsman, is backdated to April 3, 2019 when he was provisionally suspended....
Former Sri Lanka cricketer Dilhara Lokuhettige was on Monday banned from all cricket for eight years after being found guilty of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code.The ban for Lokuhettige, a right...
Sumitra Bhave, known for her work in the Marathi cinema and theatre, died in a hospital in Pune on Monday following lung-related ailments, director Sunil Sukthankar said....
Sumitra Bhave is known for her rich legacy of films such as Dahavi Fa, Kaasav, Doghi and Astu. ...
The coach also praised young leg-spinner Rahul Chahar...
Hardik Pandya has been in the thick of things and had effected two key run-outs, dismissing David Warner and Abdul Samad, in MI's 13-run win over SRH on Saturday....
Up against a resurgent side, defending champions MI will need to address their middle-order woes if they are to go for a third consecutive win....
Oxygen firm Inox was today ordered by the Delhi High Court not to divert supplies from the state to other places after a petition was filed on the matter....
The Delhi government on Monday deployed two teams of officers to monitor procurement and supply of oxygen and the Remdesivir drug amid a shortage of both following an exponential rise in COVID-19 cases here....
Vaccinations will be widened to everyone above 18 in the next stage beginning May 1, the government announced today after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a series of meetings today....
The government on Monday opened up vaccination against the coronavirus for everyone above the age of 18 years from May 1....
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday urged Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to ensure that COVID-19 patients who are in a serious condition get admission in hospitals easily....
The Minister said Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa who will be attending the meeting with MLAs and Ministers from Bengaluru, virtually from the hospital where he is undergoing treatment for Covid, will also be holding a meeting with leaders of opposition parties on Tuesday to gather their opinion on the measures to be taken in the state....
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday said that Gangster Act and National Security Act should be imposed on those who are found indulging in black marketing of drugs like Remdesivir, which is in high demand amid surging coronavirus cases....
The facility had been opened in July last year when the city saw a shortage of ICU beds, and had the capacity to admit 1,000 patients. On Monday, it is expected to restart with 250 ICU-ventilator beds, DRDO officials said....
Bengal should not be a party to the "national degeneration" by choosing to be governed by central leaders instead of the local ones, Nobel laureate Amartya Sen said....
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday urged people not to panic over the worsening COVID-19 situation as the state government is taking “every possible measure” to check the spread of the disease....
Trinamool Congress leader Derek O'Brien on Sunday tweeted that Mamata Banerjee will not campaign in Kolkata anymore....
More Covid patients have suffered breathlessness in the second wave than any other symptom, leading to a greater need for oxygen this time, the government said today on the record rise in cases across India....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today assured full support of the centre to the Madhya Pradesh government in meeting the requirements of oxygen, Remdesivir and other resources to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chief Minister's Office said....
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Monday mocked Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for suspending his election rallies in West Bengal amid spurting COVID-19 cases, calling it an "alibi" in the face of defeat....
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced to extend the lockdown till next Monday in view of growing coronavirus cases in the national capital....
India on Monday reported a record high of 2.7 lakh new cases, the highest single-day spike so far since the pandemic broke out taking the total Covid count to 15,057,767. ...
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has cancelled his April 25 visit to India due to current coronavirus situation, his office announced today....
The Minister said Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa who will be attending the meeting with MLAs and Ministers from Bengaluru, virtually from the hospital where he is undergoing treatment for Covid, will also be holding a meeting with leaders of opposition parties on Tuesday to gather their opinion on the measures to be taken in the state....
Delhi will be under a six-day lockdown from 10 pm tonight to 5 am on Monday, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced, calling it a necessary step to prevent a bigger crisis in the capital....
Delhi will be under a six-day lockdown from 10 pm tonight to 5 am on Monday, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced today as the second and more deadly wave of coronavirus showed little signs of slowing down....
News 18 Afternoon Digest: One Week Curfew in Delhi, From Tonight Till Next Monday 5 am; At 37% & 47%, Not Even Half of Frontline and Health Workers Have Been Fully Vaccinated and Other stories Delhi government has announced a one-week long curfew till next Monday 5 am amid rising Covid-19 cases in the state....
A number of political parties have sought a special two-day session of Parliament to discuss the grim pandemic situation in the country....
The Shiv Sena has called for a two-day special session of Parliament to discuss the unprecedented situation arising out of the Covid-19 resurgence. The party's Sanjay Raut called the prevailing conditions "war-like"....
His first foray as leading man in a Hindi film was Commando in 2013....
Vidyut Jammwal completed 10 years in film industry today. The actor, who marked his debut with Telugu film Sakthi, launched his home banner Action Hero Films with Abbas Sayyed on board as co-producer....
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced to extend the lockdown till next Monday in view of growing coronavirus cases in the national capital....
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has cancelled his April 25 visit to India due to current coronavirus situation, his office announced today....
Keeping in mind the mass exodus during the first lockdown in March last year, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday requested migrant workers with folded hands to not return to their native places....
Delhi will be under a six-day lockdown from 10 pm tonight to 5 am on Monday, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced, calling it a necessary step to prevent a bigger crisis in the capital....
Delhi will be under a six-day lockdown from 10 pm tonight to 5 am on Monday, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced, calling it a necessary step to prevent a bigger crisis in the capital....
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is under mounting pressure to cancel his April 25 visit to India, which is battling a surge in Covid. The opposition Labour Party has questioned why Mr Johnson cannot meet with Prime Minister Narendra Modi online...
Oxygen firm Inox was today ordered by the Delhi High Court not to divert supplies from the state to other places after a petition was filed on the matter....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today assured full support of the centre to the Madhya Pradesh government in meeting the requirements of oxygen, Remdesivir and other resources to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chief Minister's Office said....
BSP chief Mayawati on Monday urged the Centre to ensure adequate supply of coronavirus vaccines and medical oxygen and if needed import these from other countries to combat the crisis created by the pandemic in the country....
Keeping in mind the mass exodus during the first lockdown in March last year, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday requested migrant workers with folded hands to not return to their native places....
The move comes a day after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal flagged the shortage of oxygen in the city, with many hospitals facing trouble in getting the adequate supply....
The Delhi government on Monday deployed two teams of officers to monitor procurement and supply of oxygen and the Remdesivir drug amid a shortage of both following an exponential rise in COVID-19 cases here....
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday alleged that the Centre has reduced Delhi's quota of medical oxygen and diverted it to other states....
Kejriwal wrote that “oxygen has become an emergency in Delhi”. His tweets come against the backdrop of several states -- from Maharashtra to Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh -- racing to secure oxygen supplies....
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today alleged that the Centre has reduced Delhi's quota of medical oxygen and diverted it to other states. He also wrote to Union minister Piyush Goyal, alleging that 140 Metric Tonnes of Oxygen meant for Delhi wa...
Madhya Pradesh Medical Education Minister Vishvas Kailash Sarang claimed that no deaths have been reported in the state due to lack of oxygen supply....
A railway official in Maharashtra risked his life to save a child who fell on the tracks as a train was approaching the platform. The incident took place in Vangani railway station on Saturday....
In a video of the incident shared by the Central Railway, the child can be seen losing his balance while walking on platform 2 of the Vangani Railway Station and falling onto the tracks....
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused the government of jeopardising India's national security, and termed its talks with China as "wasteful"....
His remarks come after reports that China has refused to pull back its troops from Hot Springs, Gogra and Depsang in eastern Ladakh....
The Shiv Sena on Monday slammed BJP leaders Devendra Fadnavis and Pravin Darekar for objecting to Mumbai police's grilling of a pharma firm's top executive over alleged stocking of Remdesivir vials....
Amid the row over Remdesivir supply, Shiv Sena MLA Sanjay Gaikwad has said if he would have found the coronavirus, he would have it into the mouth of BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis, sparking protests by the opposition party in Maharashtra....
Former chief minister Fadnavis is being targeted by the ruling parties in Maharashtra for objecting to Mumbai police's grilling of a pharma company's top executive over alleged stocking of vials of Remdesivir, which is in high demand for treating COVID-19 patients. ...
Senior cabinet members from the Nationalist Congress Party and the Congress attacked Fadnavis for procuring the medicine on his own, questioned his intentions, and accused him of interfering in the work of the police....
The NCP on Sunday accused the BJP of trying to ensure Maharashtra does not get Remdesivir stock, and wondered why state BJP leaders got scared when Mumbai police questioned the director of a Daman-based company manufacturing the drug....
The Maharashtra Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party today accused the BJP of pressurising the Mumbai Police for questioning the director of a Daman-based company supplying Remdesivir drug, which is in high demand for treating COVID-19 patients....
Maharashtra on Saturday reported 67,123 fresh coronavirus cases, its highest single-day increase so far, taking the tally to 37,70,707, the state health department said....
Maharashtra Congress general secretary Sachin Sawant was reacting to the last night developments when the Mumbai Police detained an official from Bruck Pharma after a huge quantity of Remdesivir was found in the city....
Devendra Fadnavis has alleged the state government was harassing a supplier of Remdesivir from neighbouring union territory Daman because BJP leaders had approached him for the supply of the antiviral medication to the state....
The person, who the police did not identify, was let go from the Vile Parle police station where he was questioned for about 45 minutes. ...
Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Tiger Shroff, Disha Patani, Raveena Tandon among celebrities spotted in and around Mumbai. ...
Today, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt were spotted at the Mumbai airport boarding a flight to the most loved holiday destination of celebs during corona times, Maldives....
Alia Bhatt, who was under home quarantine after being tested positive for Covid-19, has headed for a vacation with beau Ranbir Kapoor. Ranbir had also tested positive for the virus last month and has recovered since....
Hong Kong has banned flights from India for 14 days after dozens of passengers tested Covid positive after flying in on a Vistara flight from New Delhi on April 4. A similar ban has been placed on flights from Pakistan and the Philippines, too....
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is holding a meeting to discuss the coronavirus crisis in the country as India battles an unprecedented surge in cases that saw a new record daily high today with over 2.73 lakh fresh infections....
Hong Kong has become the second jurisdiction to restrict travellers from India after New Zealand suspended entry of travellers from here earlier this month....
Hong Kong has suspended all flights connecting it with India from Tuesday to May 3 amid a surge in COVID-19 cases in the country, aviation industry sources said on Sunday....
Amid a crippling shortage of life-saving medical oxygen in many Covid-hit parts of the country, Union minister Piyush Goyal has advised states to keep the "demand under control" by containing the rapid second coronavirus wave that has triggered an un...
The supply of oxygen meant for industries will now be diverted for medical use in the country as it battles a record surge in the COVID-19 cases in the deadly second wave of the pandemic, said a letter from the government to the chief secretaries of...
Amid spiralling coronavirus cases in the country, the demand for medical oxygen in the country has gone through the roof. ...
Stepping up the fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic, Railways is all set to operate "Oxygen Express" trains, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said today, adding that it will help to "to get oxygen in bulk and rapidly to patients"....
The Railways will run ‘Oxygen Express’ over the next few days to transport liquid medical oxygen and oxygen cylinders across the country, the national transporter said on Sunday....