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Loss in Karnataka due to floods and torrential so far is

August 10, 2020
Newsdesk

According to preliminary estimates, loss due to torrential rains and floods in several parts of Karnataka so far is to the tune of Rs 3,500-4,000 crore and the state government will seek immediate relief from the Centre, Revenue Minister R Ashoka said on Monday. | Read more|

Transformation underway in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh: Jaishankar

August 5, 2020
Newsdesk

A transformation is underway in Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Wednesday on the first anniversary of the Centre's decision to revoke the special status of the region. Taking to Twitter, Jaishankar highlighted application of progressive laws, delivery of social justice, emp | Read more|

Tested Positive For Coronavirus, Hospitalised, Tweets Union Home Minister

August 2, 2020
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Union home minister Amit Shah has tested positive for coronavirus, which has infected more than 17 lakh people in the country. Sources said he has been admitted to Medanta hospital, located in Haryana's Gurugram near Delhi. In a tweet, the minister said his health was "fine" but he was being hospitalised "on the advice | Read more|

New Zealand's health minister resigns after virus blunders

July 2, 2020
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New Zealand's health minister resigned Thursday following a series of personal blunders during the coronavirus pandemic. David Clark had earlier described himself as an idiot for breaking the nation's lockdown measures and then last week appeared to blame a beloved health official for border lapses, generating an angry | Read more|

Goa minister confirms state is officially 'Covid-19' free

April 19, 2020
Newsdesk

India recorded 507 deaths due to coronavirus, according to the data published on the health ministry website. The total number of Covid-19 infected people rose to 15,712 in the country, with 12,974 out of them being active cases, and 2,230 being cured or discharged. | Read more|

Prime Minister Modi extended Lockdown till May 3

April 14, 2020
Newsdesk

Today Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended the current lockdown to control the spread of coronavirus till May 3 and said any decision on easing restrictions in parts of the country would be taken after April 20, keeping in mind the difficulties faced by the country's poorest. | Read more|