Cyclonic Tauktae: Power supply of 18.43 lakh consumers in Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg districts of Maharashtra, were disrupted by the monster cyclone. Authorities are trying their best to restore power in the entire area, an official note said.
An official of the Hisar Municipal Corporation, who ensured a dignified funeral for over 300 COVID-19 victims ever since the outbreak of the pandemic, lost the battle to coronavirus barely two days after testing positive, a spokesperson said.
Dr KK Aggarwal, a former president of the Indian Medical Association and a Padma Shri recipient, died last night of Covid.
Veteran BJP leader Chaman Lal Gupta died at his residence in Jammu. He had tested positive for COVID-19. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other senior BJP leaders and ministers tweeted condolences
Supreme Court judge Justice BR Gavai today recused himself from hearing a plea filed by former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh seeking transfer of all inquiries against him to an independent agency outside Maharashtra.
Coronavirus: Arvind Kejriwal appeals to centre to stop flights from Singapore over concerns of new Covid strain affecting more children
The Punjab and Haryana High Court has said a live-in-relationship is morally and socially unacceptable while dismissing a petition filed by a runaway couple seeking protection.
Alphabet Inc's Google on Tuesday launched its Showcase news platform in India with 30 domestic news publishers, at a time when the country is trying to weed out misinformation surrounding a ferocious second COVID-19 wave.
The High Court of Tripura today observed that the state government needs to ensure maximum testing for Covid infections in government-run orphanages and jails.
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday issued notice to the Centre and Delhi government on a plea seeking to ensure all COVID-19 tests are conducted by National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) accredited, Indian Council o
The Delhi High Court today declined to entertain a plea seeking waiver of clinical trials of foreign vaccines and priority in vaccination to those who have already taken the first dose, and said authorities may treat the plea as a representation.
Calling field officials from states and districts "field commanders" in the fight against the pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday stressed on local containment zones and aggressive testing as India battles the second wave of COVID-19.
Badrinath Dham, one of the Chardham shrines, reopened on Tuesday. COVID-19 precautions were in place. Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat took to Twitter and appealed to people to perform the traditional rituals at home.
KK Shailaja, who was praised for her handling of the coronavirus outbreak as Kerala's Health Minister, will not be a part of the Left-led government's new cabinet.