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India’s Covid tally crosses 1.25 lakh mark, 3,720 deaths

India’s Covid tally crosses 1.25 lakh mark, 3,720 deaths

🕔10:49, 23.May 2020

New Delhi, May 23 As Lockdown-4 brought in easing of restrictions across the country, India crossed the 1.25 lakh mark coronavirus cases with the total number rising to 1,25,101, the Union Health Ministry data revealed on Saturday. Of the total cases,

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Yogi announces austerity measures in UP

Yogi announces austerity measures in UP

🕔09:44, 19.May 2020

Lucknow, May 19  The Yogi Adityanath government has announced major austerity measures for the government departments and officials, in view of the plummeting revenues in the lockdown. Additional Chief Secretary, Finance, Sanjiv Mittal, who also heads a committee on augmenting

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Metro rides in lockdown 4.0: No beeps, no frisking at security check

Metro rides in lockdown 4.0: No beeps, no frisking at security check

🕔18:20, 17.May 2020

New Delhi, May 17  With indications coming that the Delhi Metro will start in lockdown 4.0 beginning from Monday, the CISF is already equipped with providing security cover to the public transport facility premises, but this time with a new

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‘Wuhan Diary’ releases in India

‘Wuhan Diary’ releases in India

🕔19:48, 15.May 2020

New Delhi, May 15  The much-talked about ‘Wuhan Diary: Dispatches from a Quarantined City’ by well-known Chinese literary writer Fang Fang, has released in India in the ebook format. Published by HarperNonFiction, the audio will follow on May 26. The

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At 8 p.m., PM Modi to address nation

At 8 p.m., PM Modi to address nation

🕔13:50, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation on Tuesday at 8 p.m. The information was shared by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO). The PMO tweeted, “Narendra Modi will be addressing the nation at 8 p.m.

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‘Slowly increase public activities’, PM throws challenge to CMs

‘Slowly increase public activities’, PM throws challenge to CMs

🕔07:18, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  In a clear message to the Chief Ministers that Indians must plan for the new world reality, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday that public activities should be increased while reducing the chances of the

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Railways to run 15 trains from May 12 with AC coaches, limited stops

Railways to run 15 trains from May 12 with AC coaches, limited stops

🕔06:57, 11.May 2020

New Delhi, May 11  The Indian Railways on Sunday announced that it is planning to gradually restart special AC passenger train operations from Tuesday with 15 trains, including their return journey, with limited stops and online booking starting from Monday

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Relief for NRIs and foreign visitors on residency status amid lockdown

Relief for NRIs and foreign visitors on residency status amid lockdown

🕔07:00, 9.May 2020

New Delhi, May 9  The Finance Ministry on Friday announced relief to those who have been facing difficulty with the status of their residency in India under the provisions of the Income Tax Act, due to lockdown and suspension of

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40-day lockdown to inflict $320bn loss on Indian economy: Report

40-day lockdown to inflict $320bn loss on Indian economy: Report

🕔18:05, 3.May 2020

New Delhi, May 3  The COVID-19 pandemic is expected to hit Indian economy with about $320 billion in terms of daily gross domestic product (GDP) loss after 40 days of lockdown, said a report. The daily GDP of India is

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Functioning of HC, subordinate courts suspended till May 17

Functioning of HC, subordinate courts suspended till May 17

🕔17:41, 2.May 2020

New Delhi, May 2  With the country set to enter the third phase of the lockdown, imposed to contain Covid-19 infection, the Delhi High Court has decided to extend suspension of its functioning along with that of subordinate courts till

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IndianOil’s robust digital technology aids seamless operations in lockdown

IndianOil’s robust digital technology aids seamless operations in lockdown

🕔10:09, 2.May 2020

New Delhi, 2nd May, 2020: As the world fights the Covid-19 pandemic, corporates are increasingly relying on digital technology in dealing with the new normal. For IndianOil too, digital technology has emerged as the fulcrum around which the entire organisation is

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India Lockdown 3.0 : MHA extends lockdown till May 17, lists relaxations for less-affected areas

India Lockdown 3.0 : MHA extends lockdown till May 17, lists relaxations for less-affected areas

🕔20:51, 1.May 2020

New Delhi, May 1 Citing “significant gains” of the ongoing restriction across the country, the Union Home Ministry on Friday extended the countrywide lockdown for a further period of two weeks with effect from May 4 to contain the Covid-19

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MHA extends lockdown for 2 more weeks from May 4

MHA extends lockdown for 2 more weeks from May 4

🕔19:57, 1.May 2020

New Delhi, May 1  The nationwide lockdown has been extended for a further period of two weeks with effect from May 4, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said on Friday. The third phase of lockdown will continue till May 17.

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BHEL optimises emphasis on Employee Engagement during the Lockdown

BHEL optimises emphasis on Employee Engagement during the Lockdown

🕔16:06, 1.May 2020

New Delhi, May 1: Undaunted by the unprecedented halt in operations due to the lockdown, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has achieved a major milestone by successfully implementing a huge employee engagement initiative. In the past one month, the company has

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Rs 11.2 lakh crore package needed to resurrect economy post-lockdown

Rs 11.2 lakh crore package needed to resurrect economy post-lockdown

🕔17:09, 30.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 30  Government will need to pump prime the economy hit by COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdowns by putting in place a massive Rs 11.2 lakh crore ($150 billion) worth of economic package, Acuite Rating has said in

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Yogi prepares to bring back migrant workers to UP

Yogi prepares to bring back migrant workers to UP

🕔12:03, 30.Apr 2020

Lucknow, April 30  Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has started making preparations for the return of migrant workers to Uttar Pradesh after the Union Home Ministry allowed movement of interstate workers. According to the government spokesman, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, on

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Afghan Parliament put under lockdown

Afghan Parliament put under lockdown

🕔12:02, 30.Apr 2020

Kabul, April 30  The two houses of the Afghan Parliament — the Wolesi Jirga (lower house) and the Meshrano Jirga (upper house) — have been put under a lockdown until the end of the nationwide restrictions imposed due to the

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AAI plans to facilitate limited flight ops once lockdown ends

AAI plans to facilitate limited flight ops once lockdown ends

🕔07:25, 30.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 30 State-run Airports Authority of India plans to facilitate limited scheduled flight operations in phases and between city pairs, once the lockdown is over. At present, the extended national lockdown is till May 3. In post lockdown SoP

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Govt gives utmost priority to farm sector: Tomar

Govt gives utmost priority to farm sector: Tomar

🕔07:21, 30.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 30  Despite difficult circumstances, harvesting of rabi crops and sowing of summer crops are going on uninterrupted as the government has given highest priority to the agriculture sector even during the lockdown, said Union Minister of Agriculture

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Putin extends national paid leave to May 11

Putin extends national paid leave to May 11

🕔07:11, 29.Apr 2020

Moscow, April 29  Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday extended the national paid leave introduced to contain the spread of COVID-19 to May 11. “We are now facing a new, perhaps the most intense stage in the fight against the

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