Delhi has most Covid cases & deaths per million population | India News – Times of India

Delhi has the maximum Covid cases and deaths per million of all states in India. This is true whether we take into account all cases and deaths so far since the start of the pandemic or just those since the start of April this year. Of course, Delhi being a completely urban territory, the comparison … Read more Delhi has most Covid cases & deaths per million population | India News – Times of India

VUI-21APR-02 reclassified as ‘variant of concern’, says U.K. govt.

Move aimed at alerting health authorities all over the world to the threat the mutations on the variant pose Public Health England (PHE) has declared a coronavirus variant, closely related to the Indian Variant (B.1.617) as a Variant of Concern. While such a labelling is specific to the United Kingdom as scientists there are seeing … Read more VUI-21APR-02 reclassified as ‘variant of concern’, says U.K. govt.

Kamala Harris says India’s COVID-19 situation is heartbreaking, assures of more aid

New Delhi: The Vice President of the United States of America Kamala Harris on Friday said the COVID-19 surge and the resultant deaths in India is “nothing short of heartbreaking” and that India’s welfare is critically important to US. The US administration under President Joe Biden has pledged help to India in its hour of need, Harris … Read more Kamala Harris says India’s COVID-19 situation is heartbreaking, assures of more aid

Assam Assembly Elections | Mahajot fails to net tribal votes

Not just among Bodos, the Congress’s performance among other tribal voters, such as Tiwas, Rabhas, Mechs, Karbis, Hajongs and Misings elsewhere, was also particularly underwhelming With religious polarisation, the voting preferences of various caste and tribal groups in Assam became more similar than different from each other in this Assembly election. This meant that the … Read more Assam Assembly Elections | Mahajot fails to net tribal votes

Andhra Pradesh CM slams Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren for his dig at PM Modi | India News – Times of India

AMARAVATI: Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on Friday lashed out at his Jharkhand counterpart Hemant Soren for his jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Jagan took exception to a tweet by Soren in which the latter took a dig at the Prime Minister saying he only spoke “Mann ki Baat” and … Read more Andhra Pradesh CM slams Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren for his dig at PM Modi | India News – Times of India

Navneet Kalra, Owner of Delhi's Khan Chacha Restaurant, Missing in Oxygen Black Marketing Case

The Delhi Police on Friday said they conducted raids at two upscale restaurants in Lutyen Delhi’s Khan Market and recovered 105 oxygen concentrators. According to the police, 96 oxygen concentrators were recovered from Khan Chacha Restaurant and nine were seized from Town Hall restaurant, both situated in the same posh area. The recovery comes days … Read more Navneet Kalra, Owner of Delhi's Khan Chacha Restaurant, Missing in Oxygen Black Marketing Case

Manipur imposes total curfew in 7 districts from May 8, state reports 600 fresh COVID-19 cases in 24 hrs

Imphal: Manipur government on Friday (May 6) decided to impose 24-hour curfew in seven districts for nine days starting Saturday to check spread of the virus. The curfew will be in force in those districts from May 8 till May 17. For rest of the state, night curfew from 7 pm to 5 am shall … Read more Manipur imposes total curfew in 7 districts from May 8, state reports 600 fresh COVID-19 cases in 24 hrs

Mob manhandles cops for opposing gathering in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar, around 15 booked

Pune: A group of people allegedly manhandled some police personnel at Sangamner town in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar district after the latter rebuked them for gathering at a place despite the COVID-19 restrictions, an official said on Friday (May 7). The incident took place in the Mughalpura area of the town on Thursday evening, following which police … Read more Mob manhandles cops for opposing gathering in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar, around 15 booked

Increase oxygen supply to Tamil Nadu immediately: CM MK Stalin writes to PM Modi

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Friday (May 7) wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting immediate supply of additional medical oxygen, in line with what was agreed in government meetings held on May 1 and 2. The letter mentions that Tamil Nadu is facing a looming oxygen crisis and that the requirement … Read more Increase oxygen supply to Tamil Nadu immediately: CM MK Stalin writes to PM Modi

U.P. Panchayat polls marked by 10 murders, 64 attempts to murder

The polls also recorded 71 cases of rioting, 3 cases of looting of booths and 13 cases of looting of ballot paper. The recently-concluded Panchayat polls in Uttar Pradesh recorded 10 cases of murder, 64 cases of attempt to murder and over two dozen cases of looting of the ballot paper or ballot boxes, a … Read more U.P. Panchayat polls marked by 10 murders, 64 attempts to murder