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

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

Covid situation going from bad to worse; PM, health minister refuses to own responsibility: Chidambaram | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Asserting that the Covid-19 pandemic situation is going from bad to worse, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Friday alleged that prime minister Narendra Modi and health minister Harsh Vardhan are refusing to own responsibility and are making a “mockery of democratic principles”. His remarks came after the union health ministry data updated … Read more Covid situation going from bad to worse; PM, health minister refuses to own responsibility: Chidambaram | India News – Times of India

Covid-19: Six US planes carrying medical supplies reached India in past few days | India News – Times of India

WASHINGTON: The US has so far sent six planes carrying emergency supplies to India, which is battling one of its worst public health crises. The emergency supplies include 20,000 courses of remdesivir (125,000 vials) to help treat critically ill patients, nearly 1,500 oxygen cylinders, which can be repeatedly refilled at local supply centres, and one … Read more Covid-19: Six US planes carrying medical supplies reached India in past few days | India News – Times of India

Deshmukh fails to get interim relief from HC in CBI’s graft case | India News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Granting former home minister Anil Deshmukh no immediate interim relief, the Bombay HC on Thursday adjourned a petition filed by the NCP politician that sought quashing of the FIR filed against him by the CBI under the Prevention of Corruption Act (PCA) as the central agency said it needed time to file its reply. … Read more Deshmukh fails to get interim relief from HC in CBI’s graft case | India News – Times of India

Kamala Harris to speak at Covid aid to India event | India News – Times of India

WASHINGTON: Under fire from some critics for what they saw as her tepid initial response to New Delhi’s Covid-19 crisis, US vice-president Kamala Harris will deliver a message of solidarity with the people of India on Friday, headlining a diaspora event on aid to their country of origin. “Kamala Harris will provide an opening message … Read more Kamala Harris to speak at Covid aid to India event | India News – Times of India

N Rangasamy to be sworn in as Puducherry CM on May 7 | India News – Times of India

AINRC chief N Rangasamy (File photo) PUDUCHERRY: AINRC chief N Rangasamy will be sworn in as chief minister of Union territory of Puducherry at a brief ceremony on Friday. Lt governor Tamilisai Soundararajan would induct Rangasamy as chief minister at a brief session on the precincts of Rajnivas. Official sources said Rangasamy alone would be … Read more N Rangasamy to be sworn in as Puducherry CM on May 7 | India News – Times of India

Over 17.15 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses given to states, UTs for free: Govt | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: More than 17.15 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses have been so far provided free of cost to states and union territories, the central government informed on Thursday. More than 89 lakh doses are still available with the states and UTs to be administered, said the union health ministry in a statement. It also added … Read more Over 17.15 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses given to states, UTs for free: Govt | India News – Times of India

SC to Centre: No contempt, but deliver 700MT O2 to Delhi | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday disapproved of and stayed Delhi high court’s contempt proceedings against the Centre and its senior bureaucrats over supply of medical oxygen to Delhi and said distribution of available oxygen needed a pan-India approach for equitable apportioning given spiralling Covid-19 cases in the country. When solicitor general Tushar Mehta … Read more SC to Centre: No contempt, but deliver 700MT O2 to Delhi | India News – Times of India

Three more Rafale fighter jets to arrive in India from France tonight | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Three more French-origin Rafale fighters are slated to touch down in India, after mid-air refueling by tankers of France and UAE, on Wednesday night. The three new jets will add to the 17 such omni-role fighters, which have a combat range of 780-km to 1,650-km without mid-air refueling, already delivered to India. IAF … Read more Three more Rafale fighter jets to arrive in India from France tonight | India News – Times of India