The Health Ministry on Tuesday had also said it was “frightening" to see pictures of tourists thronging hill stations amid the pandemic and asked people to comply with Covid-appropriate behavior.
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat on Friday met BJP chief J.P. Nadda for the second time in three days to discuss the political situation and the requirement of his election to the state Assembly before September 10.
Nine Rajya Sabha MPs are yet to take a single dose of Covid-19 vaccine, according to the Rajya Sabha secretariat.
The Parliamentary Panel has also asked Google, Facebook that they have to comply with new IT rules, court orders.
Micro-blogging platform Twitter has once again shown a distorted map of India on its website. The map shows Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh detached from India.
Though the Twitter account of the minister was visible for public viewing, Twitter did not permit anyone authorized to access this account to log in or make any post.
Nusrat Jahan, who is dating actor-politician Yash Dasgupta in recent times, had earlier said that her marriage is invalid in India.
Ravi Shankar Prasad said that Twitter should not "preach us on democracy" as he said that India has the proud distinction of being the world's largest and the most vibrant democracy.
According to reports, Pashupati Kumar Paras, who has been leading the rebellion, is most likely to be elected the new chief of the LJP in the coming days.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met Union ministers, including Rajnath Singh and Nitin Gadkari, along with BJP president JP Nadda, sources said.
'Each One Pay One' scheme will aim to fund Covid-19 vaccines for the poor.
It also asked that why is the Arvind Kejriwal government insisting to disrupt an existing ‘Pan Indian Scheme’ under National Food Security Act (NFSA).
The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) said that Twitter's refusal to comply with the rules demonstrated the microblogging site's 'lack of commitment and efforts towards providing a safe experience for the people of India on its platform'.
Swapan Dasgupta, who became a Rajya Sabha member on April 25, 2016, was named BJP's candidate from Tarakeshwar constituency in West Bengal. He lost the election.
Bandyopadhyay has been asked to explain why action should not be taken against him for overlooking the previous order to report to New Delhi.
Except for one Indian social media company - Koo, none of the significant social media intermediaries have appointed the Resident Grievance Officer, the Chief Compliance Officer and Nodal Contact Person.
The Centre on Friday objected to Twitter for using "Manipulated Media" tag for tweets on toolkit to defame government's Covid-19 efforts and asked the microblogging website to drop the tagging as the matter is pending investigation before the law enforcement agency.
Adding a completely new dimension to campaigning for the remaining four phases of polls, the saffron party will be holding 'potho sabhas' (street corner meetings) focusing on 40 constituencies spread across the greater Kolkata region.
Uddhav Thackeray is facing intense heat from the opposition over Sachin Vaze's link to his party. Uddhav heads a three-party alliance government comprising the Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday released a list of 27 candidates for the third phase and a list of 36 candidates for the fourth phase of assembly elections in West Bengal.