Five patients have died after a fire broke out in the ICU of a designated COVID-19 hospital in Gujarat's Rajkot in the early hours of Friday.
A nationwide strike is being observed on Thursday by 10 central trade unions to protest new labour policies introduced by the Centre.
Cyclone Nivar hit the coast of Pondicherry late Wednesday night, uprooting trees and packing heavy winds and rains as tens of thousands took refuge in shelters.
Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) issued an Order today with Guidelines for Surveillance, Containment and Caution to be effective from December.
Tamil Nadu and Puducherry are bracing Cyclone Nivar that has turned into a severe cyclonic storm and is expected to hit the coastal areas.
Tooter is a new social media platform modelled after Twitter, that seems to be gaining traction for being “swadeshi” or made in India
The government said it is blocking 43 mobile apps from being accessed by users in India, under Section 69A of the Information Technology Act.
Cyclone Nivar to cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts between Karaikal and Mamallapuram around Puducherry November 25 evening as a severe cyclonic storm.
An estimated one crore frontline health workers will receive the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine whenever it becomes available.