The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Friday acknowledged that COVID-19 survivors in India offered a "symbol a hope" amid an increasing recovery rate. According to an update published by the Ministry of Health Friday morning, at least 10386 people were cured from COVID-19 in 24 hours. Of the 380,532 who tested positive for the virus in the country, 204,711 patients have recovered so far. Nearly 54 percent of the total coronavirus cases were cured since the outbreak.
The death of a pregnant elephant has sparked nationwide outrage with many in utter disbelief over the nature of the crime. On May 27, the elephant was found dead in the Velliyar River. Her jaw was broken. The details that followed were gruesome.
Is it Lockdown 5.0 or Unlock 1? Many have been asking this question ever since the guidelines, in view of the ongoing coronavirus crisis, were made public Saturday evening.
"A teacher is like a candle that consumes itself to light the way for others", the saying proves true for Anand Kumar, the famous Super30 coaching teacher, and mathematician, who has been a guiding light for all who came his way. Not just he helped shaped careers but went out of the way whenever his duty came calling. This time, Kumar has extended a helping hand to Bihar "cycle girl" Jyoti Kumari.
A large part of northern India is facing severe locust attacks or a swarm invasion if we may say so. And, the timing couldn't be worse. It comes at a time when the country already has a humongous task at hand as posed by the coronavirus crisis.
Bihar Board 10th Result: The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) will announce Bihar board 10th Result/Bihar Matric Result 2020 on May 26, an official press release has said. Once the Bihar Board Class 10 results are released on Tuesday, you will be able to check your results on official websites -- biharboardonline.bihar.gov.in, biharboard.online, bsebresults.online, and onlinebseb.in.
India TV Digital spoke to Hong Kong University Professor Ivan Fan-Ngai Hung, whose team has been working on a triple combination of antivirals to treat COVID-19 patients.
Even as lakhs of CBSE students are waiting with bated breath for the announcement of new dates of the remaining examinations of Class 10 and Class 12, their wait seems to be longish, considering the present situation arising out of the health crisis in the country. The HRD Ministry was to review the situation on April 14 and then make its move. However, since the lockdown has been extended till May 3, no immediate announcement seems to be in the offing.
The deadly novel coronavirus is more challenging than global health epidemics Ebola and MERS, Harvard Epidemiology professor Marc Lipsitch told India TV Digital. Marc Lipsitch is Professor of Epidemiology and Director of the Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
Madhya Pradesh Crisis Latest: Jyotiraditya Scindia has finally decided to pull the rug from under Kamal Nath. What began as an internal fight over Rajya Sabha tickets, is now out, leading to a possible collapse of the Kamal Nath-led Madhya Pradesh government after the exit of Scindia along with 22 MLAs. Here are 3 reasons that compelled Scindia to quit Congress.
On International Women's Day, India TV Digital spoke to Paralympian Deepa Malik at length, who continues to push her boundaries and inspires scores of other women too.
On International Women's Day, India TV Digital spoke to Nitika Kaul Dhoundiyal who inspires women in so many ways. Nitika believes that all women need to live a purposeful life.
Donald Trump's India visit: The 36-hour trip, beginning February 24, is sure an opportunity for India to improve its bilateral relationship with the US and strengthen strategic interests, as also echoed by Michael Kugelman in an interview with India TV Digital. The visit yet again showcases New Delhi's convening power, a common spectacle ever since Prime Minister Narendra Modi assumed office. Here are some excerpts.
In an exclusive conversation with India TV Digital, Arun Nagpal, Co-founder and Managing Director of Mrida Group, spoke at length about budget allocation for agriculture and farmers.
In an exclusive conversation with India TV Digital, Former Finance Secretary CM Vasudev delved upon the upcoming Budget amid India's current fragile economic conditions.
"Hum dekhenge lazim hai ki hum bhi dekhenge" -- The reason why it all began. During a peaceful march at IIT Kanpur, students sang the poem penned by renowned poet Faiz Ahmad Faiz.
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali has been awarded the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize for 2019, defeating Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg. The Norwegian Nobel Committee chose Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali as the Nobel Peace Prize winner 2019 for his efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation. The Nobel Peace Prize 2019 award has gone to the Ethiopian Prime Minister particularly for his decisive initiative to resolve the border conflict with neighbouring Eritrea.
Reliance Jio has announced it would charge 6 paise per minute on voice calls made by its users to mobile phone networks of rivals like Airtel and Vodafone-Idea. The move has left a lot of Jio users perplexed as to why Reliance Jio has taken such a decision. Reliance Jio had, of course, promised its users life-long free calls. But, there also goes a rationale behind this step by billionaire Mukesh Ambani's company.
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) is sending radio signals to Chandrayaan-2 Vikram Lander to help ISRO establish communication. NASA's Deep Space Network has been beaming radio frequency to Vikram Lander.
Khan walked up to the elaborate red carpet towards Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz. It was followed by a brief handshake and greetings. Imran Khan addressed the royal's translator rather than looking at him directly.