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NO! You cannot contract coronavirus from your pet. Your pet can get infected from you

NO! You cannot contract coronavirus from your pet. Your pet can get infected through you

India | Mar 21, 2020, 07:54 PM IST

In lieu of the fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak, a lot of pet owners across the globe have questions about the safety of their family members and the chances of anyone contracting the COVID-19 because of their pet animal. In some instances, it has also been seen that people have disowned their pets because of the fear of getting infected. This fear is nothing but a myth.

India TV Exclusive | 'Coronavirus will most likely die out in summers', says Director BPS Govt Medic

'Coronavirus will most likely die out in summers'

India | Mar 08, 2020, 08:50 PM IST

Director BPS Govt Medical College, in an exclusive conversation with India TV, has said that the coronavirus will most likely die out as summers approach. She also spoke of the precautions one can take to keep themselves safe from the coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Defence CSDs in Delhi run out of hand sanitizers; chemists report 'astronomical' rise i

Coronavirus: Defence canteens in Delhi run out of hand sanitizers; chemists report huge rise in sale

India | Mar 05, 2020, 10:46 PM IST

Amid coronavirus scare, the sales of hand sanitizers has skyrocketed in India. This has led to hand sanitizers going out of stock at several major pharmacies and chemists. This shortage of sanitizers was observed at defence Canteen Stores Department (CSD) outlets as well.

Non-veg food disappearing from wedding menus as industry faces COVID-19 tremors

Non-veg food disappearing from wedding menus as industry faces COVID-19 tremors

India | Mar 04, 2020, 06:45 PM IST

As reports of more positive Coronavirus cases emerge from different various parts of India including - Rajasthan, Telangana and Delhi-NCR- the impact is also seen on the business sector. COVID-19 a deadly new strain of coronavirus has begun impacting India in more ways than one. The government and the health agencies have already sprung in action to contain the spread of the virus. On the business front, India Inc and the stock market have also started showing the ripple effect. 

Real Madrid vs Barcelona: With 'white house' in dire straits, advantage Blaugrana in El Clásico

Real Madrid vs Barcelona: With 'white house' in dire straits, advantage Blaugrana in El Clásico

Football | Feb 29, 2020, 06:19 PM IST

If one talks about the single most anticipated football fixture in the world - not considering additional factors like a Champions League knockout tie or a cup final, it has got to be the El Clasico, where Spain's two powerhouses -- Real Madrid and Barcelona -- take on each other. Over the years, the rivalry between Real Madrid and Barcelona saw some of the most engrossing footballing moments.

With Honda City 2020 launch on the horizon, Is the car

With Honda City 2020 launch on the horizon, is the car worth waiting for?

Feb 17, 2020, 04:22 PM IST

Honda City 5th Generation 2020 model is likely to go on sale in the month of April. The new Honda has made cosmetic as well as aesthetic changes to the outgoing model. But how does the new Honda City compares to segment rivals Maruti Ciaz and Hyundai Verna? Let's find out.

Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid starting to look solid for the first time in post-CR7 era

Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid starting to look solid for the first time in post-CR7 era

Football | Feb 12, 2020, 06:45 AM IST

When Zidane returned to Real Madrid in 2018-19, the team was not a contender to win anything. But, the tables have turned in the current season and Real Madrid look to have got back the edge to win silverware.

Kobe Bryant: A heartfelt tribute to the Lakers MVP and the

Kobe Bryant: A heartfelt tribute to the Lakers MVP and the best closer in NBA

Other Sports | Jan 27, 2020, 03:30 PM IST

Shocking! As I woke up on a random Monday morning, I had no idea the news flash on my smartphone would read what it did. 'Kobe Bryant killed in helicopter crash'. Full of disbelief, I tried to find the reason to discredit the news but soon realised it was real. Kobe Bryant had indeed died in a crash in California.

Dwarka Sector 7 Ramphal Chowk road

Delhi Assembly Election: A look at what ails Dwarka constituency

India | Jan 25, 2020, 02:22 PM IST

With less than 2 weeks to go for the Delhi Assembly Election 2020. Dwarka is wondering whether its longstanding issues will ever get resolved. From women safety to poorly lit service lanes, here is an account of some of the issues faced by residents of Dwarka.

Delhi Cantt Constituency: New candidates but same old problems

Delhi Cantt Constituency: New candidates but same old problems

Elections | Jan 24, 2020, 12:45 PM IST

The Delhi Assembly Election 2020 fever is running high across the state and the Delhi Cantt constituency is no exception. The seat, which went to Aam Aadmi Party in 2015, is bracing up for a close fight this time with no single candidate standing out as a clear choice. Surender Commando, the sitting MLA has been denied a ticket this time by Arvind Kejriwal’s AAP.

Indian youth and wisdom of CAA, NRC and other 3 letter

Indian youth and wisdom of CAA, NRC and other 3 letter acronyms in 2019

India | Dec 28, 2019, 10:52 AM IST

As 2019 draws to a close, it leaves us a year older, a year wiser. It leaves us with historical political mandates and stern decision making. But most of all it leaves us with a series of 3 letter acronyms, some new and refreshing, while others relatively old and more common. And some from the pages of history. What is different though is that in 2019, the Indian youth has embraced the wisdom of these 3 letter acronyms. Young India is no longer unaware of the delicacies of what goes on in the political corridors but now identifies itself with the topic of debate. 

unnao rape convict

Rapist Convicted: Ex-BJP MLA guilty of raping Unnao girl but how about true justice?

India | Dec 16, 2019, 05:45 PM IST

The courts may have convicted Sengar for his barbaric crime, but to say that this is true justice will be going a bit too far. The survivor had to go through unimaginable trauma for 2 and a half years. She has both her parents die in the time while she was still struggling with her fight against the unjust. She was also a victim of several misconducts that only occurred due to administrative negligence and political powerplay. Taking all this into consideration how about serving true justice for once?

5 questions government must answer after implementing

5 questions government must answer after implementing Citizenship Act

India | Dec 15, 2019, 09:22 PM IST

Citizenship Act is real. As of right now, every state has an obligation to implement it. But is the government ready to face the uncalled-for circumstances that might be created once the Act is implemented? Is the government ready to face the public backlash against the Bill as it stands? Here are some serious questions that the government must answer after the implementation of the Citizenship Act.

Rule of Law or Rule by Law: Why is India celebrating the

Rule of Law or Rule by Law: Why is India celebrating the Hyderabad 'encounter'?

India | Dec 07, 2019, 10:30 AM IST

The four accused in the barbaric gangrape of the Hyderabad doctor were killed in a police encounter on Friday. The question we are asking today is, why is India celebrating these killings? Have we lost faith in our system? Are we inclined towards being ruled by law rather than a country which propels 'rule of law'?

SHAME: Over 100 women get raped in India everyday; Humanity

Rape. Protest. Cry for Justice till another rape hits headlines. Will India change this time?

India | Dec 03, 2019, 08:30 PM IST

Over the years India has witnessed the most heinous of rape crimes. Gangrape, murder, minors gang-raped... it just goes on and on. When the news breaks, we protest, we cry for justice but then after a few days, it is business as usual, until another barbaric incident hits the news. Will the recent agitation against the brutality against Hyderabad doctor change India?

Ayodhya Conflict Timeline

Ayodhya: Timeline of Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute

India | Nov 09, 2019, 11:45 AM IST

Ayodhya verdict, which is expected to come anytime next week - is one of the most awaited one in India's history - be it political or judicial. The five-judge Constitutional Bench of the Supreme Court is expected to give its verdict on the Ram Janmbhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute. IndiaTvNews.com brings you the chronology of events leading up to the final verdict on Ayodhya case.

Numbers say Delhi air quality best in 4 years but is that

Numbers say Delhi air quality best in 4 years but is that enough?

India | Oct 29, 2019, 12:59 PM IST

The AQI numbers post-Diwali in Delhi show a considerable improvement when compared to last four years, thanks to the self restrain in bursting crackers by society at large. But will that be enough? Figures say this is well begun but we still have miles to go.

PM Modi UNGA Speech: What to expect?

PM Modi UNGA Speech: What to expect?

India | Sep 27, 2019, 11:17 AM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will speak at the 74th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Friday. He is slated to speak at nearly 7:50 pm IST on September 27. Indiatvnews.com brings to you what you can expect from PM Modi's speech at UN's top platform.

Such is my country: A history of India's tallest leaders at

Such is my country: A history of India's tallest leaders at the UNGA

India | Sep 26, 2019, 11:47 AM IST

In the past, many prominent Indian leaders, who have always been known to give a thoughtful and selfless speech, have addressed the international community at the UNGA. Their address focussed on the global issues rather than restricting the speech to India. Indiatvnews.com brings to you a jist of India's tallest leaders at the UNGA.

Honda City effortless hill climb

Honda City Review: Settling the Elegance vs Value for Money debate

Sep 15, 2019, 10:34 AM IST

Honda City Long Term Review: In the Indian automobile market, C-Segment sedan or the mid-size sedan segment features some of the most popular cars. Hyundai Verna, Maruti Ciaz, Volkswagen Vento, Skoda Rapid and Toyota Yaris all have their fair share of customer base. India TV Auto brings to you the detailed review of Honda City - where we also discuss the elegance vs value for money debate.

Cheer up! Chandrayaan-2 is already a BIG success

Cheer up! Chandrayaan-2 is already a BIG success

Science | Sep 07, 2019, 04:56 AM IST

Chandrayaan-2 is a big success. India has managed to put a second spacecraft in the orbit of the moon. Vikram lander is a part of a much larger mission. The lander will land on the moon and perform experiments for the next 7 days. However, the Chandrayaan-2 orbiter will be orbiting the moon for the next year. The amount of data it will send back will be priceless. A countless number of experiments it will conduct will be very very crucial for the future ISRO missions.

Open letter to ISRO: Don’t go gentle into that good

Open letter to ISRO: Don’t go gentle into that good night, rage against the dying of the light

Sep 08, 2019, 09:24 PM IST

A letter to ISRO by an Indian, thanking them for their work and achievements with Chandrayaan-2. Every Indian today is proud of what these scientists have achieved. Setbacks are a part of life. We must not hinder our attempts to reach new horizons because of setbacks. We are proud of you ISRO.

India vs Pakistan: Who has the best battle tanks?

India vs Pakistan: Who has the best battle tanks?

Sep 04, 2019, 08:37 PM IST

Both India and Pakistan have seen the importance of battle tanks in the wars of 1965 and 1971. Indian Army has a total of over 3,500 battle tanks as compared to 2,496 tanks of the Pakistan Army. India TV Newsdesk brings to you a comparison of the Main Battle tanks (MBT) of the Indian and the Pakistani Army.

Frankfurt Motor Show 2019: 7 things Indian auto enthusiasts

Frankfurt Motor Show 2019: 7 things Indian auto enthusiasts are looking forward to

Cars | Aug 26, 2019, 03:47 PM IST

The IAA is considered the world's largest motor show. It is organised by Verband der Automobilindustrie (VDA – Association of the German Automotive Industry). Over the years many major car launches and unveilings have taken place at this event. While not all cars and motorcycles make it to the Indian market, there are always a few developments that Indian auto enthusiasts can look up to.

BMW raises the bar with all-new 3 Series | First impression

BMW raises the bar with all-new 3 Series | First impression and review

Cars | Aug 23, 2019, 07:17 AM IST

The new BMW 3 Series, codenamed G20 carries the iconic BMW heritage forward. It is sporty and smart and has sharp looks. The composition of the parts has almost entirely been changed by BMW to make the car stronger from the sides.

Royal Enfield launches Bullet 350X, ES 350X; Pre-bookings

Royal Enfield Bullet 350X, ES 350X launched, bookings begin | Photos & Deets Inside

Jan 22, 2020, 06:20 PM IST

The new Royal Enfield 350X will will be priced at Rs 1.12 lakh (ex-showroom) and the Electric Start (ES) variant will be priced at Rs 1.26 lakh (ex-showroom). The prices are approximately Rs 14,000 lesser than the prices of the standard Bullet 350 and Bullet 350 ES.

Audi e-tron launched in India

Audi enters India's electric vehicle bandwagon with e-tron; luxury SUV that has AWD and 400km range

Cars | Aug 19, 2019, 04:05 PM IST

The new Audi e-tron will run 400 km on full charge and will do 0-100 acceleration in 5,7 seconds. Audi e-tron SUV will have AC and DC charging options, the AC charger will take 4.5-8.5 hours to full charge the car depending on the two available charger varients, 11W and 22W. The DC charger will full charge the car in 30 mins.

Ye dil mange more: Walking down the hall of fame as India

Ye Dil Mange More: Walking down the hall of fame as India remembers martyrs on Vijay Diwas

India | Jul 26, 2019, 04:18 PM IST

It's been 20 years to the Kargil war and India is remembering its martyrs. The ones who laid down their lives for the greater good. The brave officers and men of the Indian Army who faced the enemy in the eye, unmoved by the overwhelming odds. Let's go back memory lane and relive a story of great valour, a story of great sacrifice, a story of great triumph- The Kargil War.

How does MG Hector stack up against XUV500, Tata Harrier

How does MG Hector stack up against XUV500, Tata Harrier and Hyundai Creta | Detailed Comparison

Cars | Jul 23, 2019, 04:31 PM IST

The MG Hector faces competition from the likes of Tata Harrier, Mahindra XUV500 and Hyundai Creta. All of Hector's competition is well established in the Indian auto market and has its own userbase. Will the MG Hector be able to break the box with its many customisations. Let's find out. 

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We stand in solidarity with our Bengal counterparts: Doctors of ESI Hospital tell India TV

India | Jun 15, 2019, 08:15 PM IST

Doctors across the country went on mass protest post this incident. In most major hospitals in India, doctors have been on strike all day.

 Higher the temperature, Higher the Josh: Jawans brave 50

Higher the temperature, Higher the Josh: Jawans brave 50 degree Celsius on Indo-Pak border

India | Jun 03, 2019, 07:55 PM IST

The Indian Armed Forces have expertise in combating the enemy. Even if that enemy is Heat, the josh is always high!

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Great time to be an entrepreneur in India: Vibhas Prasad

Business | May 30, 2019, 03:05 PM IST

Speaking exclusively to India Tv, Vibhas Prasad spoke of how the traditional problems associated with smooth running of businesses in India have evaporated slowly but surely and how he would have not been able to achieve what he has done had he decided to move onto some other country as a business venture.

Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Dr Manmohan Singh

Congress in turmoil: RaGa adamant to step down, bigwigs make all-out bid to placate him

India | May 28, 2019, 11:47 PM IST

With the popularity of Prime Minister Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party skyrocketing, and Congress party not doing their cause any good by adding only 8 seats to their lowest ever tally in 2014, One can be forgiven to question the Congress top leadership.

BJP bagged more seats in UP than congress did in all of

BJP bagged more seats in UP than Congress did in all of India

India | May 24, 2019, 10:58 PM IST

From the 'TsuNaMo 2.0' to the underperforming Congress stalwarts. We bring to you the most interesting facts and figures from the Election result day, May 23.

Rajiv Gandhi

5 innovations Rajiv Gandhi brought to India

India | May 21, 2019, 11:44 PM IST

From Anti-defection law and Shah Bano case to bringing in revolutionary economic reforms and the Shimla agreement with the then Prime Minister of Pakistan Benazir Bhutto, Rajiv Gandhi government always remained in news.

Postcards from 5 years of Modi Sarkar: With less than a

Postcards from 5 years of Modi Sarkar

India | May 18, 2019, 02:57 PM IST

With less than a week to go before India finds out who her next Prime Minister is going to be. India Tv brings to you the top moments of 5 years of Modi government.

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