The number of Covid-19 cases in Telangana crossed 39,000 with 1,597 new cases on Wednesday, officials said. The state also recorded 11 fresh fatalities, taking the death toll to 386.
The Maharashtra government will pay every Bombay High Court judge Rs 50,000 every year to buy spectacles, as per a government resolution issued on July 10. According to Mumbai Mirror, the annual reimbursement will also cover the purchase of eyewear for the judges' spouses and family members dependent on them as well as cover the cost of maintenance.
To ensure proper last rites of people who die of COVID-19, Andhra Pradesh has initiated a programme where the government will give Rs 15,000 to family or municipal corporation and panchayat staff, if they perform the final rites.
Chattisgarh High Court Chief Justice PR Menon sent Rs. 10,000 to Tamil Nadu Lawyer K Uthamakumaran who was unable to make ends meet due to coronavirus pandemic.
India reported a spike of 29,429 positive COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours and 582 deaths. It took India's tally to 9,36,181 positive cases including 3,19,840 active cases, 5,92,032 cured/discharged/migrated and 24,309 deaths.
India has registered close to 30,000 COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the overall tally to 9.36 lakh. As per the latest figures issued by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), there have been 29,429 cases of coronavirus in the last 24 hours while the death toll has notched up to 24,309.
Flash floods triggered by incessant rainfall have left over 700,000 people marooned in Bangladesh, while inundating hundreds of villages and pushing the water levels of 14 rivers above the danger level, according to the media reports.
In a spine-chilling incident reported from Chandigarh, a man allegedly burnt his 22-year-old girlfriend using a sanitiser after she refused to lend him Rs 2,000. The incident took place on the intervening night of July 6 and 7. The girl from Shillong was admitted to a local hospital with 20 per cent burns.
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is planning to hire as many as 40,000 freshers in India campus amid coronavirus crisis which has eaten up into a lot of jobs.
The government is looking at launching initial public offering (IPO) of Indian Railway Finance Corp Ltd (IRFC) by the end of the year.
Comet NEOWISE is now visible from Earth and will remain visible for the next 20, given weather permits sky-watchers once in a lifetime opportunity. Comet NEOWISE which is visible now and can be viewed via naked eyes, will not be visible after this current period for over 7000 years.
India coronavirus cases have surged to 8.78 lakh-mark taking confirmed patients tally to 8,78,254, including 3,01,609 active cases, 5,53,471 recovered and 23,174 deaths.
Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Harsh Vardhan on July 12 visited the 10,000-bed Sardar Patel COVID Care Centre at Radha Soami Beas in Chattarpur in the national capital.
The new rifles will replace the existing Indian Small Arms System (Insas) 5.56x45mm rifles used by the forces and manufactured locally by the Ordnance Factories Board.As per the plan, around 1.5 lakh imported rifles were to be used by the troops in the counter-terrorism operations and frontline duties on the Line of Control (LoC).
The Centre has sanctioned Rs 2,000 crore for BharatNet phase II programme in Uttarakhand. Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said the digital connectivity initiative will revolutionise telecommunication and internet connectivity in the state.
Reliance Industries on Saturday said that Jio Platforms received subscription amounts of Rs 30,062.43 crore from four investors for 6.13 per cent stake in total.
India on Friday inched closer towards eight lakh coronavirus cases with a record single-day jump of over 26,506 new patients testing positive for the highly contagious virus, as per the data shared by the health ministry.
The tally of coronavirus positive patients in Mumbai rose to 88,795 on Thursday with the single-day spike of 1,282 cases, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said.
Private sector lender Yes Bank on Thursday said it has filed a red herring prospectus to raise up to Rs 15,000 crore through issuance of fresh equity shares in its further public offering (FPO). The offer will open on July 15, 2020 and close on July 17, 2020.
The Pune district administration on Wednesday filed a case against an ambulance service provider in the city for overcharging a COVID-19 patient.