Tamil Nadu extends lockdown till July 5, eases some restrictions in 11 districts, check details here

Chennai: With daily COVID-19 cases hovering around the 6,000 mark, while showing a decreasing trend, the Tamil Nadu Government has extended the existing lockdown till July 5. The decision to extend…

CBSE Class 10, 12 Exams 2021: Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal’s big announcement during live Q&A session

New Delhi: Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ on Friday interacted with the students and addressed their concerns related to the CBSE and various other entrance exams.  Pokhriyal announced that…

Health Ministry dispels rumours, says COVID vaccines don’t cause infertility

New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday dispelled rumours that COVID vaccines cause infertility, saying that most of the people who receive the shots do…

Serum Institute has begun production of Covovax anti-COVID-19 vaccine: Adar Poonawalla

Pune: The first batch of Covovax, a COVID-19 vaccine developed by Novavax Inc, is being manufactured at the Serum Institute of India’s Pune facility, SII CEO Adar Poonawalla said on…

Delta Plus: Maharashtra announces ‘level 3’ restrictions, shops and public spaces to shut by 4 pm

New Delhi: The Maharashtra government on Friday (June 25) decided to make unlocking rules stricter in the state in view of COVID-19 newest mutant Delta Plus claiming its first victim.…

UP man shot at by guard for trying to enter inside bank without mask

Bareilly: A security guard posted at the Junction Road branch of Bank of Baroda here on Friday (June 25) allegedly opened fire at a customer who was trying to force…

AAP govt played politics: BJP on report that Delhi inflated oxygen need during 2nd COVID wave

New Delhi: A report by the Supreme Court-appointed Oxygen Audit Committee about Delhi exaggerating its oxygen requirement by four times during the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic has triggered…

Why no large-scale testing to prevent spread of Delta plus variant, Rahul Gandhi questions Centre

New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday asked the Narendra Modi government at the Centre as to why “no large-scale testing is being done” to check and prevent the…

Maharashtra likely to impose uniform restrictions in state amid threat of new Delta Plus variant

New Delhi: Amid multiple cases of new Delta Plus variant being directed in different parts of the state, the Maharashtra government on Thursday (June 24, 2021) held a state cabinet…

Local trains to resume from Friday for select categories as Chennai unlocks

Chennai: In an indication of a gradual return to normalcy, surbuban trains or local trains that connect Chennai city and its outskirts will be functioning from Friday, June 25. This…