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 2020-04-02 18:46 

The Hindu

Migrants in distress seek help from Union Minister on Twitter...

Gurugram MP calls up worker within minutes after being tagged on networking site...

 2020-04-02 18:45 

The Hindu

New route opened after road collapses...

Road connecting Illikkal, Thiruvarppu collapses into river...

 2020-04-02 18:45 

The Hindu

Staff shortage hits nurses hard at government chest hospital...

'We have been attending to duties despite health issues'...

 2020-04-02 18:45 

The Hindu

Namakkal youth dies in Telangana...

A 23-year-old youth, who stayed in a camp at Secundrabad, died on Thursday. Officials said the youth was identified as B.Logesh, a software engineer in Nagpur. Following the lockdown, he managed to re...

 2020-04-02 18:45 

The Hindu

Rating downgrades outpace upgrades, says Crisil...

Moody's changes banking sector outlook to 'negative'...

 2020-04-02 18:45 

The Hindu

Testing facilities in State woefully inadequate: Naidu...

Do not suppress facts on the COVID situation, he tells Jagan...

 2020-04-02 18:43 

The Hindu

High vigil imperative, says Sudhakaran...

Eight from Alappuzha who attended Nizamuddin meet under observation...

 2020-04-02 18:43 

The Hindu

Salem Corpn. to shift meat, fish shops to outskirts on weekends...

The Corporation Commissioner has banned the meat and fish shops here from functioning within the Corporation limits on weekends from April 4. The shops would have to function at an alternative place i...

 2020-04-02 18:43 

The Hindu

Ex-Minister's house could be made isolation ward...

Son of V.P.P. Namboodiri hands over key to authorities...

 2020-04-02 18:42 

The Hindu

Second positive case of COVID-19 reported in Tiruvannamalai...

As workers of Public Health Department have sanitised streets in the area covering 10 wards under Cheyyar municipality and several other villages under Anakavur block, Tiruvannamalai has reported a se...

 2020-04-02 18:42 

The Hindu

VPT posts impressive growth in 2019-20 financial year...

It surpasses JNPT and stands third among major ports...

 2020-04-02 18:42 

The Hindu

Containment zone leaves Coonoor residents in a quandary...

The containment zone set up around parts of Coonoor town where a majority of traders and vendors selling vegetables and commodities at the Coonoor market live, has meant that very few shops selling es...

 2020-04-02 18:42 

Press Trust of India

Adityanath skips Ram Navami ritual at Gorakhanth math...

Gorakhpur (UP), Apr 2 (PTI) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minster Yogi Adityanath on Thursday skipped a Ram Navami ritual at his Gorakhnath math' due to the lockdown to contain coronavirus. However, the kanya pujan was performed with a limited gathering of math...

 2020-04-02 18:41 

The Hindu

TV viewership up 37% in first week of lockdown...

News consumption sees 298% growth...

 2020-04-02 18:41 

The Hindu

Deve Gowda and Siddaramaiah oppose closing of borders...

Some Opposition leaders in Karnataka have condemned the decision of the BJP government in Karnataka in denying access to people from Kerala who arrive in Mangaluru for medical aid.Janata Dal (Secular)...

 2020-04-02 18:40 

The Hindu

Corpn. initiates measures to ensure personal distancing at vegetable market...

The Corporation on Thursday took steps to ensure that personal distancing is followed both by the shopkeepers and the public at the vegetable and fruit market that functions in the central bus stand h...

 2020-04-02 18:40 

The Hindu

Karnataka to urge Centre not to take hasty decision on Kerala HC order...

The court had asked Union government to lift blockade of National Highways on inter-State borders...

 2020-04-02 18:40 

The Hindu

An uphill task to trace contacts of Delhi returnees...

With more testing positive, the task of identifying primary, secondary contacts become tougher...

 2020-04-02 18:39 

NDTV

960 Foreigners Linked To Islamic Sect Blacklisted, Ministry Orders Action...

The home ministry has blacklisted 960 foreigners currently in India on tourist visas for their involvement in the activities of the religious group Tablighi Jamaat, whose event in Delhi last month......

 2020-04-02 18:39 

The Hindu

E-offices keep things going as usual in some govt. departments...

In contrast, those not adapted to new technology find the going tough...

 2020-04-02 18:38 

The Hindu

Three more containment zones demarcated in Coimbatore...

They are in Mettupalayam, Pollachi and Anamalai from where 27 cases were reported...

 2020-04-02 18:38 

The Hindu

One tests positive in Pathanamthitta...

18 contacts of 26-year-old who came from Dubai on March 22 in home quarantine...

 2020-04-02 18:37 

The Hindu

State to form task force to chalk out post-lockdown measures...

This was advised by PM during a videoconference with CMs...

 2020-04-02 18:37 

NDTV

In African Forest, Research Project To Save Endangered Pangolin...

The prehistoric shape is hard to make out as it moves slowly through the gloomy forest, so trackers listen for the rustle of scales against the leaves to pick up its trail....

 2020-04-02 18:37 

The Hindu

One more COVID positive case detected in capital...

One more person was confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 in the district on Thursday. A native of Thiruvallam, the 47-year- old man had travelled from Dubai on March 21. He was kept in home quaranti...

 2020-04-02 18:37 

The Hindu

Fort High School Ramanavami concert makes online debut...

Keeps 82-year-old tradition going during COVID-19 lockdown...

 2020-04-02 18:37 

The Hindu

No foreign-backed terror in Afghanistan: Taliban...

Taliban says it's fighting occupation, asks India to take care of its Muslim minority...

 2020-04-02 18:37 

The Hindu

Student dies of cardiac arrest in 'GHMC shelter home'...

He was on foot since the last ten days to reach Tamil Nadu...

 2020-04-02 18:35 

The Hindu

KMF outlets to sell fruits apart from HOPCOMS...

This is as part of measures taken by govt, to bail out farmers...

 2020-04-02 18:34 

The Hindu

Lewis of 'DLS method' fame passes away...

A career academic, he received an MBE for his services to cricket and mathematics in 2010....

 2020-04-02 18:34 

The Hindu

Grand mufti, Hurriyat, Panthers Party oppose domicile laws...

JKLF says the unsettled nature of J&K did not allow any alteration in its State Subject rule...

 2020-04-02 18:34 

The Hindu

Forest dept. to the rescue of tribespeople...

Buys products made by tribespeople as part of market intervention initiative...

 2020-04-02 18:34 

The Hindu

Movement of essential goods hit by disruptions...

Fewer trucks plying with supplies, demand rising quickly; Ministry order to allow movement not percolating down...

 2020-04-02 18:34 

The Hindu

NABARD loan to State touches all-time high...

Andhra Pradesh gets 27,992 crore during the year 2019-20...

 2020-04-02 18:33 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Sonia Gandhi slams govt for 'unplanned' lockdown, Amit Shah says Congress playing 'petty politics'...

India News: NEW DELHI: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday criticised the government for...

 2020-04-02 18:33 

The Hindu

Coronavirus | Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla writes to States to take action...

He asked the States to implement the Finance Ministry's advisory to stagger account holders, maintain social distancing at bank branches and take the assistance of security personnel to maintain law and order at banks....

 2020-04-02 18:33 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Congress playing 'petty politics', should put up united front against COVID-19 pandemic: BJP...

India News: Accusing Congress president Sonia Gandhi of playing...

 2020-04-02 18:32 

The Hindu

Collector's "unilateral" orders spurs confusion in Pothencode...

Confusion prevailed in Pothencode and its adjacent areas on Thursday, following an order issued by District Collector K. Gopalakrishnan lifting "additional lockdown measures" that were imposed a few d...

 2020-04-02 18:32 

The Hindu

Rush testing kits from abroad: CM...

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday sought the help of the Centre to rush COVID-19 rapid testing kits from Hong Kong to Kerala. In a videoconference with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other...

 2020-04-02 18:31 

The Hindu

ICMR approval for cytokine therapy sought...

The State Health Department has written to Union Health Secretary Preeti Sudan requesting her to issue necessary instructions to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) to review the proposal of...

 2020-04-02 18:31 

The Hindu

Mobile app for real-time tracking of quarantined...

Initiative in Kottayam district...

 2020-04-02 18:30 

The Hindu

Action against 3 high school teachers...

The Deputy Director of Public Instructions of Chikkamagaluru has recommended suspension of three high school teachers for forwarding an audio clip criticising Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa for appea...

 2020-04-02 18:30 

The Hindu

Protective gear: Mekapati asks DICs to get the job done...

Act fast on disposable bedsheets too, he says...

 2020-04-02 18:29 

The Hindu

18,000 families to get free milk in Mandya...

Within 24 hours of Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa's announcing free milk to the poor, the Mandya district administration has identified 18,000 families for the benefits and has decided to implement i...

 2020-04-02 18:29 

The Hindu

'Lockdown to hit realty demand'...

Work-from-home option, if successful, may impact leasing activity...

 2020-04-02 18:29 

The Hindu

Don't let your guard down, doctors in Vizianagaram told...

Returnees from Delhi to inform district authorities of their travel history...

 2020-04-02 18:28 

The Hindu

Maharashtra denied permission for Jamaat event in March...

45,000 delegates were to attend the meet in Vasai...

 2020-04-02 18:28 

The Hindu

Government urged to ensure well being of working class...

Members of the Andhra Pradesh chapter of the United Forum for RTI Campaign (UFRTI) have urged Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy to initiate special measures for safety and welfare of the workers i...

 2020-04-02 18:27 

The Hindu

Brahmotsavams at Vontimitta a low-key afffair...

The Brahmotsavams at the Sri Kodandaramalayam in Vontimitta were observed in a simple manner due to the prevailing lockdown.The festival at the temple affiliated to the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams...

 2020-04-02 18:27 

The Hindu

Lockdown effect: Animals stranded inside pet shops...

Two rabbits and a few birds have died; strays suffer without food and water...

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