With 6,535 more cases, India’s COVID-19 tally reaches 1,45,380

New Delhi: 6,535 more coronavirus cases have been reported in India in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country to 1,45,380, informed Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday. According to the Union Health Ministry, the number of cases in India as of 10 am on May 26 stands at 1,45,380, with 6,535 cases More...

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By Manisha Sen On Monday, May 25th, 2020
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Over 15 lakh migrants have returned to UP so far in 1,174 trains: Official

Lucknow: Over 15 lakh stranded migrant workers have returned to Uttar Pradesh from different parts of the country on board 1,174 trains till now, a senior state government official said here on Monday. A total of More...

By Manisha Sen On Monday, May 25th, 2020
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COVID-19: Work from home to impact office space demand in short-term, say experts

New Delhi: Office space demand may fall by 5-15 per cent as corporates look to adopt to work from home (WFH) policy, but offices will not lose their importance as remote working poses various challenges like data More...

By Manisha Sen On Monday, May 25th, 2020
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Rail Bhavan staffer tests positive for COVID-19; 5th case in less than two weeks in same building

New Delhi: A staffer at the Rail Bhavan here tested positive for coronavirus on Monday, taking to five in less than two weeks the number of such cases in the same building of the railway headquarters. A fourth-grade More...

By Manisha Sen On Monday, May 25th, 2020
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SC allows AI to operate till June 6 flights with occupied middle seats to fly stranded Indians

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday allowed Air India to keep the middle seats occupied while operating its non-scheduled flights to bring back Indians stranded abroad up to June 6 while observing that the government More...

By Manisha Sen On Monday, May 25th, 2020
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Son, wife of JK Lt Guv’s advisor test COVID-19 positive

The son and wife of an advisor to the Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor G C Murmu have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.Jammu: The son and wife of an advisor to the Jammu and Kashmir lieutenant governor have More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, May 25th, 2020
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Highest spike of 6,977 COVID-19 cases; India now among top 10 countries as tally reaches 1,38,845

New Delhi: India witnessed the highest ever spike of 6,977 positive cases in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of COVID-19 to 1,38,845, according to the Union Health Ministry. Highest ever spike of 6977 More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, May 24th, 2020
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Govt to decide fate of IPL, not cricket board: Sports Minister

Mumbai: Union Sports Minister on Sunday said any decision to allow the Indian Premier League to go ahead this year would be taken by the government, not the Indian cricket board, and would be based on how well the More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, May 24th, 2020
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Age, male sex, underlying illness validated as risk factors for death due to coronavirus infection

London: Age, male sex, and underlying illnesses like diabetes have emerged as risk factors for death due to novel coronavirus infection, according to a large cohort study which can help health professionals learn More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, May 24th, 2020
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Thailand reports no new coronavirus cases for fourth time this month

Bangkok: Thailand on Sunday reported no new coronavirus cases and no new deaths, maintaining the total to 3,040 confirmed cases and 56 fatalities since the outbreak began in January. A volunteer checks the temperature More...