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19-Year-Old Woman Allegedly Gang-Raped, Five Arrested In Maharashtra

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 5:42am
A 19-year-old woman was allegedly raped by five persons in a forest area in Kuhi tehsil of Nagpur district, where she had gone with her boyfriend, the police said on Sunday.

Afghanistan Holds First Prisoner-Swap Talks With Taliban, Says US Envoy

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 5:27am
The Afghan government and the Taliban on Sunday held their first discussion on arranging prisoner exchanges, a key step in a broader push for peace, the US special envoy for Afghanistan said on...

Rand Paul, Becomes First US Senator, To Test Positive For Coronavirus

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 4:39am
Rand Paul, a critic of emergency coronavirus spending, has become the first US senator to test positive for COVID-19, the Republican lawmaker's office said Sunday.

Uber, Ola To Suspend Services In Delhi From March 23-31

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 4:33am
Services of Ola and Uber will not be available in Delhi till March 31 amid the lockdown announced by the state government to contain the spread of coronavirus infection.

Coronavirus Scare: Hyundai Motor India Suspends Operations At Its Chennai Plant

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 2:59am
After Maruti Suzuki, Honda Cars India, Mahindra and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, even Hyundai India has announced shutting down its Chennai plant March 23 onwards till any further notice.

President Kovind Lauds Citizens For Making Janata Curfew A Success

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 2:47am
Calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Janata Curfew a success, President Ram Nath Kovind today wholeheartedly commended fellow citizens for participating in the "clapping initiative" to express...

COVID-19: Man Quarantined In Delhi Released For Father's Funeral

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 2:44am
A 35-year-old student, who was evacuated from coronavirus pandemic affected Italy last week, was informed about the death of his father even as he was in quarantine at an ITBP facility in Delhi.

Fate Of Olympics To Be Decided In Four Weeks With Postponement An Option

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 2:43am
The IOC has faced strong pressure to push back Tokyo Olympics in the last few days from sporting federations and athletes worried about the health risk as the COVID-19 death tally continues to rise.

Suspected COVID-19 Passengers On Board, AirAsia Pilot Exits From Window

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 2:36am
As there were suspected coronavirus-infected passengers aboard AirAsia India's Pune-Delhi flight last Friday, the pilot-in-command after landing chose to come out of the plane through cockpit's...

Track Legend Carl Lewis Wants Tokyo Olympics Postponed For Two Years

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 1:59am
Carl Lewis called upon the International Olympic Committee to consider pushing back the Olympics to 2022, after the scheduled 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.

Angela Merkel In Quarantine After Meeting Coronavirus Positive Doctor

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 1:56am
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will quarantine herself at home after being treated by a doctor who has since tested positive for the novel coronavirus, a government spokesman said Sunday. "The...

"Janata Curfew Over, Now Indian Economy Needs Help", Says P Chidambaram

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 1:52am
Congress leader P Chidambaram tweeted after the end of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Janata curfew", to remind the centre the Indian economy still needed protection against the virus outbreak

Delhi Metro To Be Shut Till March 31 To Tackle Coronavirus Outbreak

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 1:39am
Delhi Metro services have been closed till March 31 in view of the coronavirus outbreak, the DMRC said today.

Delhi Lockdown: Here's What's Still Open

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 1:36am
The Delhi government has ordered all businesses to pull down their shutters and private transport operators to stay off the roads in a full lockdown of the national capital amid the coronavirus...

651 New Deaths In Italy, Total Coronavirus Cases Cross 5,000 Mark

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 1:33am
Italy's world-topping death count from the coronavirus pandemic approached 5,500 on Sunday after the Mediterranean country reported another 651 deaths.

China's Success In Fighting Coronavirus "Hope For Rest Of World": WHO

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 1:21am
The head of the World Health Organization (WHO)believes China's battle with the coronavirus offers a beacon of hope, but others question whether Beijing's strategy can be followed by other countries -...

Coronavirus Presents Dope Test Hurdle For Tokyo Games

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 1:16am
The Games are scheduled for Tokyo from July 24 to August 9, but, since Friday, a chorus of sports bodies and athletes federations has begun to urge their postponement.

Delhi Officials To Check If 35,000 Foreign Returnees Self-Quarantined

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 12:58am
The Delhi government has directed top district officials to verify that the 35,000 people, who had returned from abroad since March 1, have put themselves in mandatory 14-day self-quarantine.

Mayank Agarwal, R Sridhar Give Fans Fitness Goals From Home

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 12:14am
Mayank Agarwal is making the most of his time at home with workout sessions as gyms remain closed in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

No Certificate Needed If People Move Around In Lockdown: Arvind Kejriwal

News Feed - Mon, 23/03/2020 - 12:12am
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said no certificate will be required from the people if they move during the lockdown, which he announced for Delhi between March 23 and 31 to stop spread of...