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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh warns China against any attempt to intrude into Indian territory

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh warns China against any attempt to intrude into Indian territory

The Punjab CM made it clear that if China did not stop indulging in intimidating behaviour, it would have to pay the price.

May 30, 2020, 22:09 PM IST
One more person dies in Assam flood; 3.7 lakh people in six districts affected by deluge

One more person dies in Assam flood; 3.7 lakh people in six districts affected by deluge

According to the daily flood report of the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), one person died in Kampur in Nagaon district, taking the toll in the first wave of flood in the state to

May 30, 2020, 21:57 PM IST
West Bengal issues fresh lockdown guidelines; all public, private staff to resume work from June 8

West Bengal issues fresh lockdown guidelines; all public, private staff to resume work from June 8

The government allowed functioning of tea gardens, jute mills, MSME industries, including mining activities, with 100 per cent strength of workers, with effect from June 1.

May 30, 2020, 21:36 PM IST
Unlock 1: Religious places, malls, hotels to open, inter-state restrictions removed — Here's complete detail

Unlock 1: Religious places, malls, hotels to open, inter-state restrictions removed — Here's complete detail

The Union Ministry of Home Affairs on Saturday (May 30) announced an extension of the nationwide lockdown for the next two weeks till June 30, but along with phase-wise relaxations in restrictions

May 30, 2020, 20:46 PM IST
Unlock 1: Read complete MHA guidelines on phased reopening

Unlock 1: Read complete MHA guidelines on phased reopening

The coronavirus lockdown in the containment zones was extended till June 30, 2020, by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Saturday (May 30, 2020).

May 30, 2020, 20:36 PM IST
Lockdown 5: Delhi Metro to continue to remain shut till further notice

Lockdown 5: Delhi Metro to continue to remain shut till further notice

The government will take a decision on the resumption of its services in the third phase, based on the assessment of the situation.

May 30, 2020, 20:11 PM IST
Lockdown 5: Know what is allowed and what's not

Lockdown 5: Know what is allowed and what's not

States/ UTs, based on their assessment of the situation, may prohibit certain activities outside the Containment zones, or impose such restrictions as deemed necessary.   

May 30, 2020, 19:49 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh to extend COVID-19 lockdown till June 15, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh to extend COVID-19 lockdown till June 15, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

CM Chouhan also had a meeting with senior officials to review COVID-19 preparations and its current status in the state.

May 30, 2020, 19:14 PM IST
Lockdown 5.0 extended in containment zones till June 30, announces MHA

Lockdown 5.0 extended in containment zones till June 30, announces MHA

The Ministry of Home Affairs on Saturday (May 30) issued fresh guidelines for phased re-opening of all activities outside containment zones for the next one month, till June 30. On the other hand,

May 30, 2020, 18:55 PM IST
NASA selects 3 Indian companies to make COVID-19 ventilators

NASA selects 3 Indian companies to make COVID-19 ventilators

The device, called VITAL (Ventilator Intervention Technology Accessible Locally), was developed by engineers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in just 37 days.  

May 30, 2020, 18:12 PM IST
May everyone be happy, healthy: PM Narendra Modi wishes Kashmiri Pandits on Jyeshtha Ashtami

May everyone be happy, healthy: PM Narendra Modi wishes Kashmiri Pandits on Jyeshtha Ashtami

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday (May 30) extended his greetings to the Kashmiri Pandit community on the occasion of Jyeshtha Ashtami. "Best wishes, especially to the Kashmiri Pandit

May 30, 2020, 18:03 PM IST
Southwest monsoon to hit Kerala on June 1, Maharashtra on June 8, forecasts IMD

Southwest monsoon to hit Kerala on June 1, Maharashtra on June 8, forecasts IMD

State-owned India Meteorological Department; however, stated that conditions are not yet ripe for the declaration of monsoon in the southern state.

May 30, 2020, 17:16 PM IST
Bus carrying migrants from Kerala to Bengal overturns in Odisha's Balasore

Bus carrying migrants from Kerala to Bengal overturns in Odisha's Balasore

According to the police, as many as seven migrant labourers were injured in the mishap

May 30, 2020, 16:48 PM IST
Puri Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath, siblings likely to be held without devotees

Puri Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath, siblings likely to be held without devotees

The Ratha Yatra could be organised with minimum servitors and without devotees if the Odisha government granted permission for the 9-day sojourn of deities, said the Puri Gajapati after a meeting of

May 30, 2020, 16:31 PM IST
Pakistan's ISI-backed spy network seeking information of defence installations busted in Mumbai

Pakistan's ISI-backed spy network seeking information of defence installations busted in Mumbai

One arrest has been made in Mumbai and probe is underway to ascertain identities of more individuals who are involved and locations of other similar exchanges.

May 30, 2020, 15:43 PM IST
Mother rat chases away snake to protect baby, video goes viral

Mother rat chases away snake to protect baby, video goes viral

At first it looks like an ordinary fight between the two animals. Until the viewer realises that the rodent was fighting the reptile to protect its little one. 

May 30, 2020, 15:00 PM IST
Air India's Delhi-Moscow flight faces technical problem mid-air, called back

Air India's Delhi-Moscow flight faces technical problem mid-air, called back

 An Air India flight from Delhi to Moscow had to return midway on Saturday after the flight developed some technical problem mid-air.

May 30, 2020, 14:49 PM IST
Delhi and Hyderabad airports join hands with HOI App for contact-less shopping, food delivery

Delhi and Hyderabad airports join hands with HOI App for contact-less shopping, food delivery

Despite rising cases of coronavirus infection in the country, the Centre has recently opened up airports for domestic travel to boost the aviation sector and to make things easier for air travellers

May 30, 2020, 14:34 PM IST
2 MEA staff test positive for COVID-19; all Foreign Ministry employees to self-quarantine

2 MEA staff test positive for COVID-19; all Foreign Ministry employees to self-quarantine

At least two employees serving at the headquarters of the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) here have tested positive for the novel coronavirus following which all the staffers who came in contact

May 30, 2020, 14:33 PM IST
Delhi can't be under permanent lockdown; we are 4 steps ahead of coronavirus: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi can't be under permanent lockdown; we are 4 steps ahead of coronavirus: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, on Saturday, assured people of the national capital that his government is making every possible effort to reduce fatalities due to coronavirus infection.

May 30, 2020, 13:49 PM IST