India proposes shared electronic platform for SAARC to defeat COVID-19

New Delhi,India has proposed a shared electronic platform for all SAARC nations to share and exchange information, knowledge, expertise and best practices for jointly combating the coronavirus epidemic.The proposal was made during the online conference of health professionals representing all SAA

Cabinet clears signing and ratifying of Extradition Treaty btw India and Belgium

New Delhi,  The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday gave the go-ahead to the signing and ratifying of the Extradition Treaty between India and Belgium.Announcing this, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar told newspersons that "the treaty

COVID-Watch: Spike in cases or no spike? Query remains

New Delhi, Notwithstanding Prime Minister Narendra Modi showering 'praise' on the country's authorities, including media, for taking 'all required measures' in countering the dreaded Novel Coronavirus in his March 19 address to the Nation, confusion about the exact 'status

COVID-19: Confirmed cases rise to 271 in India

New Delhi,The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in India on Saturday rose to 271, as per the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).
The deaths reported so far in the country due to the disease is four, while the total number of people who have recovered, discharged is 22, the Health M

Justice has prevailed, says PM after execution of Nirbhaya convicts

New Delhi,Hailing the early morning hanging of the four convicts in the Nirbhaya case at Tihar Jail after a more than seven year delay, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that justice has prevailed.In a post on social media, the Prime Minister stressed on the need to build a nation where

India is going to pay heavy price for government's inability to act, Rahul's attack over Coronavirus spread

New Delhi, In a continuous attack against Narendra Modi-led Union government over the spread of Coronavirus, former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said, the country is going to pay an extremely heavy price for the government's inability to act decisively."Quick aggress

PM lauds media's role in creating awareness about Coronovirus

New Delhi, As India continues its fight to contain the spread of deadly Novel Corona virus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday appreciated the role of media in creating awareness about the pandemic in the country.Talking to journalists after BJP Parliamentary party meeting which was hel

PM pats those in forefront of fighting Coronavirus threat

New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday welcomed those highlighting how India was combating the threat of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), saying this would boost the morale of those in the forefront of the fight against the dreaded disease including doctors and health officials. In a

SAARC leaders welcome PM Modi's call to fight Corona virus together

New Delhi,  Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to the leadership of SAARC nations to chalk out a strategy to fight the outbreak of Corona virus has evoked prompt and favourable response from Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives and Sri Lanka whose leaders have welcomed his idea.In a series of tweets

Govt fully vigilant about Coronavirus situation: PM

New Delhi,  Amid growing threat of Coronavirus in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that the government is fully vigilant about the situation arising due to the virus.In a series of tweets, the PM said that the Government has taken proactive steps to ensure safety of