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Full break-up of all five tranches announced by FM Nirmala Sitharaman

May 17, 2020 1:43 pm

Sitharaman said that in the last four days of announcements, the government has had several reforms addressing the land, labour, liquidity, and laws, and added that the last tranche of announcements will be a continuation to that.

Haryana Roadways to resume service in 10 dists, only 30 passengers per bus

May 15, 2020 11:23 am

Further, no passenger will be allowed to board the bus without online booking as conductors will not issue tickets during the journey.

Rail coaches to be COVID hospitals for Tier II and III cities, villages

May 04, 2020 6:47 am

While 5,150 train coaches (non-AC) have already been converted into “isolation centres”, the NITI Aayog has proposed that some of these should be upgraded to hospitals, with oxygen, ICU and ventilator facilities.

Karnataka announces three-day free travel on buses for migrant workers within state

May 03, 2020 1:15 pm

"Workers and poor wage laborers have been allowed to travel in KSRTC buses free of charge from district centers and capital city Bengaluru to their hometowns in Karnataka for three days ," a statement from the Karnataka CMO read.

Post-Covid strategy: Montek to head group tasked to formulate Punjab’s economic revival plan

April 26, 2020 12:25 am

The group, which includes leading economy and industry experts, will recommend to the Punjab government a short-term (one year) as well as medium-term action plan.

In Assam, coronavirus lockdown is breaking the chain of traditional Bihu economy

April 14, 2020 12:25 pm

Assam has 31 reported COVID-19 cases, including one death. Since last week, authorities have been issuing diligent reminders about how to celebrate Bihu during COVID-19, with proper social distancing norms.

BJP corporator booked for throwing birthday bash, 10 others charged for attending party

April 11, 2020 8:06 pm

Police said besides violating lockdown norms, people at the party failed to maintain social distancing and were not wearing masks.

Explained: What is the term R0, used to measure coronavirus transmission?

April 10, 2020 2:31 pm

Coronavirus: The mathematical figure ‘R0’ indicates how fast an infection is spreading.


Kashmir's tulip garden is in full bloom — lockdown photos you shouldn't miss

April 21, 2020 4:30 pm

The garden was opened in 2007 by the then chief minister Ghulam Nabi Azad with an aim to boost floriculture and tourism in the Kashmir Valley.

Muted celebrations mark Poila Baisakh in Kolkata

April 14, 2020 6:29 pm

With a looming financial crisis created by COVID-19, businessmen have very little to celebrate marking the new year.