Jammu and Kashmir: Hizbul commander Riyaz Naikoo killed by security forces:In Jammu and Kashmir, terrorist Riyaz Naikoo was killed in a joint encounter by security forces on Wednesday.
JeM terrorist arrested in Tral, Jammu and Kashmir:A Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorist was arrested and arms and ammunition seized from his possession in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Wednesday.
Telangana extends lockdown till May 29:Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao announced the extension of the lockdown in the state till May 29 but with relaxations in rural and municipal areas.
#IndiaFightsCorona: Toll stands at 1,694 currently:Here are the latest figures in India as on 6 May at 8 AM:
#IndiaFightsCorona: Largest evacuation to bring back stranded Indians begins tomorrow:The government will operate 64 flights to repatriate stranded Indians abroad.
JEE Mains to be held from July 18-23; NEET on July 26: HRD Minister:Human Resources Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Wednesday announced that Joint Entrance Examination, JEE-Mains will be held from 18 to 23 July.
PM Modi chairs meeting of Task Force on Corona Vaccine Development, Drug Discovery, Diagnosis & Testing:Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a detailed review of the current status of India’s efforts in vaccine development, drug discovery, diagnosis and testing.
Mosques to reopen in Bangladesh:The government of Bangladesh has decided to allow the reopening of mosques for public prayers from Thursday.
Nepal: Number of Coronavirus cases climbs to 99 after 17 more persons tested positive today:In Nepal, the number of Coronavirus cases has climbed to 99 after 17 more persons tested positive today. This is the highest number of COVID-19 cases reported in a single day in the Himalayan nation
India hands over 3rd tranche of emergency medical assistance to Bangladesh:High Commissioner of India to Bangladesh Riva Ganguly Das on Wednesday handed over the third tranche of emergency medical assistance from India to the Foreign Minister of Bangladesh Dr. A.K. Abdul Momen in Dhaka.
Coronavirus to delay Indonesia’s regional elections:The coronavirus outbreak has forced Indonesia to delay its simultaneous regional elections slated for Sept. 23 that would reach more than 100 million of voters.
More than 2.54 lakh COVID-19 deaths reported globally so far:More than 2.54 lakh deaths have been reported due to COVID-19 globally and the number of reported cases stands at over 36 lakh.
Fears of historic unemployment surge in US amid Covid-19:Like a global tsunami, the coronavirus pandemic has caused a huge loss of life and taken a massive economic toll.
Sensex sheds over 200 points in early trade; Nifty below 9,200:Equity benchmark Sensex dropped over 200 points in early trade on Wednesday tracking losses in index-heavyweights ITC, Axis Bank and Kotak Bank amid rising concerns over the country’s economic outlook as COVID-19 cases spike.
COVID-19: Golf industry sets three-stage to reopening US courses:US golf industry leaders unveiled a three-stage plan to reopen courses with safety protocols in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
I have learnt to accept my failures in the last two years: Sanju Samson:He has flattered to deceive on umpteen occasions but highly-rated wicketkeeper-batsman Sanju Samson says he has learnt to accept his failures in pursuit of the calm demeanour that former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni possesses.
Tennis bodies raise $6 million through virus player fund:A fund for tennis players hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic has been created, the sport’s governing bodies announced, adding that they had contributed more than $6 million.
Drones take over Moroccon skies to tackle Covid-19:Morocco has rapidly expanded its fleet of drones as it battles the coronavirus pandemic, deploying them for aerial surveillance, public service announcements and sanitisation.
COVID-19 lockdown risks 1.4 million extra TB deaths: Study:The global lockdown caused by COVID-19 risks a “devastating” surge in tuberculosis cases, with nearly 1.4 million additional deaths from the world’s biggest infectious killer by 2025, new research showed.
Locked out of galleries, Londoners find Caravaggio street art:Londoners locked out of galleries can find an alternative art fix on a wall under under some railway arches after street artist Lionel Stanhope painted a Caravaggio classic, updated for the coronavirus age.
Superheroes, from near and far, join Indonesia’s coronavirus battle:Volunteers clad as Superman and Spider-Man sprayed disinfectant against the coronavirus on Indonesia’s island of Java, flanking a colleague wearing the winged helmet of local superhero Gatotkaca who shouted, “Wear masks, wash hands and stay alert.”
‘Darth Vader’ enforces lockdown in Philippine village:Dressed as “Star Wars” characters, local officials in the Philippines are out and about to enforce strict quarantine measures while also handing out relief packages.
Thailand’s pet groomer reopens as new coronavirus cases slow:Chewy and Miley, both two-year-old Schnauzer dogs, are getting their hair cut at a groomer in Bangkok for the first time since the new coronavirus outbreak began in Thailand in January.
Coronavirus pandemic: NextGig.co brings great relief to jobseekers:Many companies and startups have started laying off their employees and in some cases have asked their employees to take salary cuts due to the coronavirus outbreak.