Monthly Archives: April 2021

India, Russia to establish a ‘2+2 ministerial dialogue’ between foreign, defence ministers

New Delhi, Apr 28 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday thanked President Vladimir Putin for Russia's help and support in India's fight against...

Coast Guard locates missing boat with 11 fishermen around 370 km from Lakshadweep

New Delhi, Apr 28 (PTI) The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) on Wednesday located the fishing boat Mercedes, which was missing since Saturday, around 370...

India imposes anti-dumping duty on chemical from 4 regions

New Delhi, Apr 28 (PTI) : India has imposed anti-dumping duty on imports of a chemical used in foam making from four regions, including...

FinMin relaxes COVID-relief material import norms for Indian Red Cross

New Delhi, Apr 28 (PTI) : The Finance Ministry has waived permissions required from any government departments for customs clearance of COVID-related relief material...

India grieves 200,000 dead with many more probably uncounted

NEW DELHI, Apr 28 (AP) — Three days after his coronavirus symptoms appeared, Rajendra Karan struggled to breathe. Instead of waiting for an ambulance,...

Third kidnapped ONGC employee still in captivity of ULFA(I) : Assam Police

Guwahati, Apr 28 (PTI) Assam Police on Wednesday claimed that the third kidnapped ONGC employee is still in the clutches of ULFA(I) militants and...

6.4 magnitude strikes Assam, 10 more follow; buildings damaged

Guwahati, Apr 28 (PTI): A series of earthquakes jolted Assam and most of the Northeastern states on Wednesday, causing extensive damage to buildings and...

Better health infra helps manage 2nd wave of COVID-19: Assam CM

Guwahati, Apr 28 (PTI) Assam has so far been able to effectively tackle the surge in COVID-19 cases in the second wave of the...

One Mizoram House in Delhi to be converted to COVID-19 care center : Zoramthanga

Aizawl, April 28 (PTI) Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga on Wednesday said that one of the two Mizoram Houses in Delhi will be used as...

IMA Assam branch urges govt to ensure more COVID-19 testing

Guwahati, Apr 28 (PTI) The Indian Medical Association (IMA) Assam Branch on Wednesday urged the state government to ensure more COVID-19 testing of people...

Over 100 policemen on Bengal poll duty among record 229 new COVID cases in...

Aizawl, Apr 28 (PTI) Mizoram on Wednesday reported the highest single-day spike of 229 new COVID-19 cases, as per official data. The tally rose to...

IPL: CSK marches on with another commanding victory over SRH

New Delhi, 28 Apr: Ruturaj Gaikwad's cool quotient blended beautifully with Faf du Plessis' flamboyance as Chennai Super Kings outsmarted Sunrisers Hyderabad by seven...

COVID impact: Boxing’s Asian C’ship moved from Delhi to Dubai

New Delhi, 28 Apr: The Asian Boxing Championship, which was scheduled to be held here next month, was on Wednesday moved to Dubai because...

India miss Olympic qualifier World Relays in Poland due to COVID-forced flight suspension

New Delhi, 28 Apr: An Indian athletics team, including star sprinters Hima Das and Dutee Chand, was on Wednesday forced out of next month's...

Not best way to prepare for Olympics in COVID times but won’t be under-prepared:...

New Delhi, 28 Apr: Ace Indian paddler Sharath Kamal says it is not the best way to prepare for Tokyo Games when the country...

Women’s T20 challenge unlikely to happen: BCCI sources

New Delhi, 28 Apr: The three-team Women's T20 challenge, which is held during the IPL, is unlikely to go ahead this year given the...

Experience of Argentina tour will help me to become a much better player: Shamsher

BENGALURU, 28 Apr: Indian men's hockey team forward Shamsher Singh believes the recent tour of Argentina has given him a chance to test his...

‘Indian strain’ of coronavirus found in 17 countries: WHO

Geneva, Apr 28 (PTI): The ‘Indian strain’ of the coronavirus, also known as B.1.617 or a ‘double mutant’, has been found in at least...

Joe Biden Unveils Plan To Reverse Donald Trump’s Tax Cuts For Rich

Washington, Apr 28 (AFP): President Joe Biden will call for reversing his predecessor Donald Trump's tax cuts for the wealthy to pay for a...

Regrets Audio Leak Caused “Domestic Infighting”: Iran’s Foreign Minister

Tehran, Iran, Apr 28 (AFP): Iran's foreign minister said Wednesday he favours a "smart adjustment" between the military and diplomatic spheres, in his first...