New Delhi, June 14: While flagging concerns over the rising number of COVID-19 cases, Prime Minister Narendra Modi noted that it was important to get the capital back on track and also devise a plan to contain the spike.
New Delhi, May 22: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das will address the media at 10 am today.
The briefing comes a week after Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a financial stimulus package in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.
New Delhi, Apr 26: A crucial meeting of the chief ministers will be held on Monday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi would interact with the CMs of all states and UTs to discuss the coronavirus situation.
New Delhi, Apr 24: Maharashtra is facing one of its worst crisis in handling the coronavirus spread. The state tops the national number and the spread of the infection in Dharavi, Asia”s largest slum is not making matters easy either.
New Delhi, Apr 23: Last week there were reports that Pakistan is using the coronavirus situation to send in as many terrorists into India. The latest revelation is that Pakistan will use terrorists who have tested positive for coronavirus into India.
This was stated by Jammu and Kashmir, DGP, Dilbag Singh. He also said that Pakistan will make attempt to send terrorists who have tested positive for coronavirus into the Valley and infect others.
New Delhi, Apr 14: Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his address to the nation said that the lockdown would be extended until May 3.
In his address, he covered a range of issues involving the fight against the pandemic. At the end of the address, he urged the nation to promise him 7 things.
New Delhi, Apr 10: The United States sought for a science based data collection and analysis of the origins of the coronavirus.
Ambassador Kelly Kraft told the United Nations Security Council that he could not stress enough hw important these methods are. The UNSC had its first closed door meeting to discuss the outbreak of the pandemic. The point made by Kraft echoed what US President Donald Trump has said on the virus while labelling the virus as as the Chinese virus. The Trump administration has often underscored its origin in the Chinese city of Wuhan.
New Delhi, Apr 09: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday told floor leaders of the Opposition that the nation wide lockdown will not be lifted in one go.
There have been many suggestions and recommendations that have been given to the government on this issue, but there is still no clarity on how the restrictions would be lifted.
New Delhi, Apr 09: The Haryana and Delhi governments provided two out of every three meals given to migrant workers and the needy through food camps during the lockdown.
While Kerala did not give out any meals through food camps, it provided shelter to nearly half the people given shelter across the country, the Union Government said in a report submitted in the Supreme Court.
The government said that out of the 54.15 lakh meals given to people by the different state governments, 22.38 lakh meals were provided by Haryana. In the case of Delhi, it is 12.32 lakh.
New Delhi, Apr 09: An aggressive campaign has been launched and special teams been formed to trace those Tablighi Jamaat members who are hiding.
The Jammu and Kashmir administration has sought the help of Central intelligence agencies to trace the hiding members, who had attended the Nizamuddin congregation last month.