155 new corona positive cases reported in J&K; total jumps to 2601:In Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir 155 new positive cases including 56 from Kashmir Division and 99 from Jammu Division were reported today thereby taking the number of deadly corona positive cases to 2601.
Dr. Vishwas Mehta takes charge as new Chief Secretary of Kerala :Dr. Vishwas Mehta took charge as the new Chief Secretary of Kerala today.
1st special train leaves from Mumbai Central station:The first special train Special Karnavati Express departed from Mumbai Central Station of Western Railway today for Ahmedabad. It is one of the 17 special trains which have been started on Western Railway from 1st June, 2020. Out of 17 special trains, 8 trains will be run from Mumbai.
Virtual classes ‘First Bell’ begin for State school students in Kerala:Virtual classes for State school students, under the name First Bell, began in Kerala today through the KITE Victers channel and other online mechanisms.
Southwest monsoon hits Kerala: IMD:Marking the commencement of the four-month long rainy season in India, the southwest monsoon has hit Kerala.
Fishermen in Tuticorin in Tamilnadu set out to sea today after three months:Fishermen in Tuticorin in Tamilnadu set out to sea today after a gap of three months. This follows the reduction of the 61-day fishing ban on the East Coast to 47 days due to the corona related lockdown.
1162 persons tested positive for Covid-19 in Tamilnadu; total soars to 23,495:Tamilnadu scaled a new daily high today with 1162 persons testing positive for Covid-19. They included 1112 residents and 50 who had returned from outside the state.
Kerala govt allows inter-district bus services in limited manner:Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today said the inter-district bus services in the state will be allowed in a limited manner.
DRDO develops Ultra Swachh for disinfection of PPEs and other materials:Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed a disinfection unit named Ultra Swachh to disinfect a wide range of materials, including Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs), electronics items, fabrics, etc.:
HM Amit Shah assures Central help to Maharashtra, Gujarat, Daman & Diu to deal with Cyclone:Home Minister Amit Shah held a Video Conference meeting with Chief Ministers of Gujarat and Maharashtra, Vijay Rupani and Uddhav Thackeray and Administrator of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu Praful Patel in view of Cyclone brewing in Arabian Sea and expected to hit some parts of Maharashtra, Gujarat and Daman and Diu.
Light showers, thunderstorm in Mumbai and adjoining areas:Mumbai and some neighbouring areas experienced light rain with thunderstorm early Monday morning, following the formation of a low pressure area in the Arabian Sea.
Over 91,000 people have recovered from COVID-19 so far:The number of patients affected by COVID-19 in the country has climbed to 1,90,535 while the death toll rose to 5,394.
PM Modi addresses 25th Foundation Day of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences:”The world is facing one of the biggest crisis since the two world wars. Like the world changed pre- and post-World Wars, the same way the pre- and post-Covid world will be different,” PM Modi said while addressing the 25th Foundation Day of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences on Monday.
PM Modi-chaired cabinet meeting held:The first cabinet meeting after Modi 2.0 government completed one year recently was held in the national capital.
IMD issues cyclonic storm warning in Arabian sea; Gujarat, Maharashtra on alert:India Meteorological Department has issued a red-colour coded warning to coastal Maharashtra and Gujarat for June 4 in view of a cyclonic storm in the Arabian Sea.
#IndiaFightsCorona: Toll stands at 5,394 currently:Take a look at the latest figures in India as on 1 June at 8 AM:
Railways to run 200 special trains across country from today:Two hundred special trains will run across the country from Monday(June 1.
Phase I of nationwide unlock begins today:The first phase of nationwide unlock starts on Monday.
Recovery rate of COVID-19 improves to 47.76%:Union Health Ministry has said that the recovery rate of patients from COVID-19 infection has now gone up to 47.76 per cent.
INS Jalashwa to carry 700 Indian nationals back to Tuticorin in Tamilnadu from Colombo :Indian navy ship INS Jalashwa will sail from Colombo port in Sri Lanka today carrying around 700 Indian nationals back to Tuticorin in Tamilnadu.
Assam plans to provide functional tap connections to 13 lakh rural households:Assam presented the Annual Action Plan for consideration and approval of Ministry of Jal Shakti. Centre approved Rs 1407 Crore for 2020-21 under Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM). In 2020-21, State plans to provide tap connections to 13 lakh households out of total 63 lakhs.
Lt General Manoj Pande to take over as C-In-C of Andaman & Nicobar Command today:Lieutenant General Manoj Pande, AVSM, VSM, will take over as the15th Commander-in-Chief of the Andaman & Nicobar Command (CINCAN) today.
PM Modi announces “My Life My Yoga” Video Blogging contest in Man Ki Baat:Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday called upon one and all to participate in the “My Life – My Yoga”(also called “Jeevan Yoga”) Video Blogging Contest, a joint effort by the Ministry of AYUSH and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), during the course of his monthly Mann Ki Baat address to the nation.
Domestic flights, bus services resume in Bangladesh:Domestic flight services resumed on a limited scale in Bangladesh on Monday following government decision of not extending the ‘general holidays’ in the country beyond May 30.
226 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Nepal today; total mounts to 1798:In Nepal, 226 more persons tested positive for COVID-19. This is the first time when single-day spike crossed 200 mark.
165 passengers evacuated from Dhaka to Kolkata:The evacuation of Indian nationals from Bangladesh under the Vande Bharat Mission continued with another flight leaving for Kolkata with 165 stranded Indian citizens in Bangladesh on Monday.
North Korea to reopen schools as virus fears ease:North Korea will reopen schools this month after shuttering them over the coronavirus pandemic, reports said Monday.
Clashes outside White House as US cities kept under curfew:Police fired tear gas outside the White House late Sunday as major US cities were put under curfew to suppress rioting as anti-racism protestors again took to the streets to voice fury at alleged police brutality.
Vande Bharat Mission: INS Jalashwa to bring back 700 Indians from Colombo today:Indian Naval Ship Jalashwa will sail from Colombo port in Sri Lanka on Monday carrying around 700 Indian nationals back to Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu.
TRAI rejects reports of 11-digit numbering plan for mobile:Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Sunday dismissed media reports that it has recommended 11-digit numbering plan for mobile services.
Piyush Goyal interacts with captains of Pharmaceutical industry and Associations:Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday interacted with the captains of the Pharmaceutical industry, and Office-bearers of the Pharma Associations, through the Video Conference.
Music composer Wajid Khan of Sajid-Wajid duo passes away from Covid-19:Music composer, director and singer Wajid Khan died due to Covid-19 on Sunday night.
SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft docks at ISS after historic launch:SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft with two NASA astronauts successfully docked with the International Space Station Sunday night after a historic launch from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Kids participate in ‘Virtual Fancy Dress Competition’ in Mumbai during lockdown:Keeping kids engaged in productive activities during the lockdown is both, necessary and a task for parents.