Pandemic

'I fell off a train a couple of years ago, I'm broke’, Agneepath actor Resham Arora reveals financial woes

Resham Arora says he is in dire need of work to run his family. The Agneepath actor revealed that his wife is suffering from glaucoma - and her eyesight has dropped drastically.

Sep 23, 2021, 11:00 AM IST

International Literacy Day: Narrowing the digital divide amid pandemic scare-In Pics

Despite many efforts being made to promote literacy, even today more than a staggering 700 million people are not literate.
 

Sep 08, 2021, 14:02 PM IST

'Mask Up' urge Anil Kapoor, Kiara Advani, Karisma Kapoor

With Mumbai Police recently drawing the attention of the public to statistics revealing an increasing number of maskless people caught roaming about in the city, a number of Bollywood celebrities lent a hand to the cops to spread the message of masking up to prevent Covid-19 spread.

Aug 31, 2021, 23:26 PM IST

2 in 3 Indian adults addicted to being online due to Covid: Report

The survey showed a lack of trust among Indian adults in smart home devices.

Aug 24, 2021, 18:37 PM IST

Bajrangi Bhaijaan actress Sunita Shirole battles financial crunch, says 'don’t know if I will be able to walk again'

Sunil Shirole has worked in multiple films and TV shows such as Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Shaapit, The Legend of Bhagat Singh, Made In China, Kis Des Mein Hai Meraa Dil, Mrs Kaushik Ki Paanch Bahuyein among others. 

Aug 18, 2021, 11:42 AM IST

Raksha Bandhan 2021: Top 5 ways to celebrate Rakhi amid COVID-19 pandemic!

We have brought you ‘top 5 ways to celebrate Rakhi amid pandemic’. Which will make your festival special and fun with your family.

Aug 17, 2021, 12:52 PM IST

Akshay Kumar on why films with sprinkle of patriotism are loved so much

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar has always showcased his love for the country with his performances in films such as 'Kesari', 'Airlift', 'Holiday: A Soldier is Never Off Duty' and 'Mission Mangal'. The actor has proudly spoken about what makes cinema with dollops of patriotism loved so much among all.

Aug 15, 2021, 14:55 PM IST

Happy Birthday Sonu Sood: From marrying at 23 to Bollywood break in period film Shaheed-E-Azam - Check out lesser known facts!

As Sonu’s birthday is round around the corner, let’s take a look at some interesting facts about the actor. 

Jul 28, 2021, 19:10 PM IST

When China was reluctant to acknowledge the other coronavirus in 2002 - in Pics

As per a new report, just like COVID-19, China had seemed reluctant in acknowledging the outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), another form of coronavirus, way back in 2002

Jul 27, 2021, 08:23 AM IST

Jacqueline Fernandez's YOLO Foundation aims to spread kindness amid COVID crisis

Jacqueline Fernandez through YOLO Foundation also extended help to individuals, organisation working for COVID relief, making a donation for procurement of oxygen cylinders too. 

Jul 22, 2021, 14:32 PM IST

Philippine poll body bans shaking hands during election campaign

Before the pandemic, candidates would entertain voters by singing and dancing on stage or in a rally.

Jul 19, 2021, 09:59 AM IST

Zika virus in Kerala: Expert team dispatched to monitor situation, says Centre

A team of experts has been dispatched to monitor the Zika virus situation in Kerala and support the state government in management of cases, the Union health ministry said.

Jul 09, 2021, 18:18 PM IST

Zika virus surfaces in Kerala: Know symptoms, treatment and other details

Kerala on Thursday reported as many as 13 confirmed cases of Zika virus in the state, know the symptoms, treatment and other details related to the disease.

Jul 09, 2021, 15:54 PM IST

Exclusive: ‘There is a drop in regular vaccine coverage due to COVID-19,’ says Deepak Kapur

While we are trying to speed up the process of vaccinating our massive population against COVID-19, there has been a drop in regular vaccine coverage of the population due to the ongoing pandemic.

Jul 05, 2021, 16:20 PM IST

Sonu Sood says the 'biggest charity' today is to give jobs

Bollywood actor and social worker Sonu Sood took to Twitter on Sunday to suggest that the biggest charity one can do in the present time is to give jobs to others.

Jul 04, 2021, 18:03 PM IST

Shilpa Shetty receives second jab of COVID vaccine, urges people to get vaccinated

Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty joined the clan of celebrities who have taken the second jab of the COVID-19 vaccine by receiving the second shot on Saturday.

Jul 03, 2021, 18:19 PM IST

National Doctor’s Day 2021: Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the mental health of doctors

Since the COVID-19 pandemic hit us last year, the vital role of doctors and medical practitioners in our society has once again been reiterated.

Jul 01, 2021, 14:23 PM IST

National Doctors’ Day: We didn’t know COVID will last this long, we learnt along with the disease, doctors share their journey amid pandemic

July 1, the birth and death anniversary of India's well-known physician and second chief minister of West Bengal, Dr Bidhan Chandra Roy, is celebrated as National Doctors' Day. As our healthcare workers continue to deal with the pandemic on a war-footing, we talk to some of the doctors, on this special day, about their journey

 

Jun 30, 2021, 21:05 PM IST

National Doctors' Day: PM Narendra Modi to address medical fraternity on July 1

"India is proud of the efforts of all doctors in fighting COVID-19", Modi said in his tweet

Jun 30, 2021, 16:06 PM IST

National Doctors Day 2021: History and Significance

National Doctor’s Day was first observed by the Indian Medical Association (IMA) in India on July 1, 1991. The day marks the birth anniversary of doctor and second Chief Minister of West Bengal  Dr BC Roy. Dr Roy has made great contributions in the medical field in the country. 

Jun 30, 2021, 15:22 PM IST