Covid-19: Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauds media:Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauds the medical staff for their role in tackling coronavirus and praises Media for spreading awareness across the nation during the BJP Parliamentary Party Meeting; Asks MPs to hold awareness programs in small groups over the weekend.
Shivraj Singh Chouhan: Current government in Madhya Pradesh will fall:Supreme Court issues notice to Assembly Speaker and Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh; Seeks reply from them by 10:30 AM tomorrow; Shivraj Singh Chouhan says the current government in MP will certainly fall and BJP has the required numbers to form government.
Supreme Court rules no gender discrimination in Navy:In a landmark judgement, Supreme Court asserts there can not be gender discrimination in granting permanent commission to women officers in the Navy.
India fights Corona:Total number of positive cases of Covid-19 in India rise to 114 as the Centre issues social distancing advisory; bans all incoming travel from European Union countries; Ministry of External Affairs launches 24×7 helpline numbers for those seeking assistance; all schools, swimming pools, gyms, malls to be closed till 31st March, across the country in an effort to fight coronavirus.
COVID-19: Govt. issues additional travel advisory:Union Health Minister praises doctors, paramedical staff, pilots, airlines’ staff in Rajya Sabha; Says there are not enough words to appreciate them; Health Ministry issues additional travel advisory while Maharashtra Election Commission postpones all upcoming elections till further notice.
PM Hasina vows to build Bangladesh of Mujib’s dream, Centenary year of Bangabandhu inaugurated:Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday vowed to build ‘Sonar Bangla’, the country of father of nation Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s dreams. Speaking in a televised address on the occasion of the inauguration of the Mujib Centenary year ‘Mujib Barsho’ in Dhaka, Sheikh Hasina recalled the great sacrifice made by Sheikh Mujibur Rahman for Bangladesh. She called upon the youth of the country to become worthy citizens by following the ideals of Bangabandhu
COVID-19 crisis: Sri Lanka to stop all flight arrivals at Colombo airport from Wednesday midnight:Sri Lanka has decided to stop all flight arrivals at Colombo airport from Wednesday midnight in a bid to counter COVID-19 crisis which has affected 35 people in the country so far.
Coronavirus: 28 cases confirmed in Sri Lanka:In Sri Lanka, the public holiday declared on Monday has been extended for another three days as the number of COVID 19 cases rose to 28 with six more testing positive.
US begins first human trial of coronavirus vaccine:People and governments world over are insisting on precautions to curb spread of Covid-19, in the effort for the same first human trial of vaccine against the new coronavirus has begun in Seattle, U.S. Here are the details:
Covid-19: Global death toll crosses 6000:Global death toll from Covid-19 crosses 6000; Italy, Spain and France report larger numbers of deaths; many countries in lockdown mode to arrest the spread of the virus; travel restrictions imposed by several countries including Canada, Russia and France.
Japan PM says G7 leaders support ‘complete’ Olympic Games:Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has begun to shift his messaging on the Tokyo Olympics, in a sign he may have accepted that the deadly coronavirus will make it necessary to postpone the event planned to start in July.
Covid-19: Total number of positive cases in India rises to 126:The total Number of coronavirus cases in India has risen to 126 with a new case each in Ladakh, Odisha, Punjab, Tamil Nadu and Uttarakhand. Maharashtra is the worst affected state with 36 confirmed cases being reported from there.
State governments join hands against Covid-19:Delhi government announces a cap on all gatherings with over 50 people, except weddings; Bihar government to bear all treatment expenses of those in the state infected with the virus; Maharashtra government petitions election commission to halt all polls for the next three months.
Bangladesh celebrates birth centenary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman:Bangladesh is celebrating the birth centenary of its founder President Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on Tuesday. The day marks the beginning of the year long celebration of the birth centenary named ‘Mujib Barsho’ in Bangladesh and across the world.
Bangladesh celebrates birth centenary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman:Bangladesh is celebrating the birth centenary of its founder President Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina marked the day by paying floral tributes to Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at his residence in Dhanmondi area of Dhaka on Tuesday morning.