Long exposure to high-risk patients raises risk of corona in healthcare workers: ICS
Best of NCPA's shows at home
  • Best of NCPA's shows at home(20:09)
    New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Dont let the lockdown dull you spirits. The National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA), is showcasing the best of events from its archives on YouTube including exclusive videos specially curated from NCPA's extensive library.
DRDO develops portable backpack for sanitisation equipment
  • DRDO develops portable backpack for sanitisation equipment(20:06)
    New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) In a quest for developing indigenous solutions to combat the coronavirus Pandemic, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed portable backpack for area sanitisation equipment.
Yogi ensures long haul for Tablighis in UP
  • Yogi ensures long haul for Tablighis in UP(18:45)
    Lucknow, April 3 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath faces the toughest challenge of his political career in the prevailing scenario when members of the Tablighi Jamaat are proving to be major "Corona carriers".
Ambulance drivers at forefront in fight against COVID-19
  • Ambulance drivers at forefront in fight against COVID-19(18:32)
    Srinagar, April 3 (IANS) In the fight against the outbreak of coronavirus not only health workers and doctors are taking the lead, but the ambulance drivers who are always on a move to attend medical emergencies are also at the forefront.
647 confirmed corona cases linked to Jamaat, says govt
When Punjab cops fight corona, their wives stitch masks
Supply chain disruption eases, labour woes continue
  • Supply chain disruption eases, labour woes continue(17:34)
    BY PRAMOD KUMAR JHA
    New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) With government stepping up efforts to ensure supplies of essential commodities, there was an improvement in the supply chain as flour millers, distributors and retailers said on Friday that things are getting better gradually. However, complete restoration in the supply chain could be possible only when scarcity of labourers is sorted out, they said.
Now, a documentary on COVID-19 outbreak in Wuhan
Robotic nurses to deliver medicine, food to TN corona patients
  • Robotic nurses to deliver medicine, food to TN corona patients(16:14)
    Chennai, April 3 (IANS) Now technology proves the connection between food and medicine. From serving food at upmarket restaurants, robots are now being deployed to serve medicine to COVID-19 patients in Tamil Nadu in an attempt to reduce the infection risk for nurses.
Tablighi Jamaat: 26 Questions police asks Maulana Saad
  • Tablighi Jamaat: 26 Questions police asks Maulana Saad(16:11)
    BY SUMIT KUMAR SINGH
    New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Twenty six questions were posed to Mohammad Saad, the organiser of a religious meet here in Nizamuddin Markaz that has turned out to be the lone booster of staggering increase in the number of positive coroanvirus cases and deaths throughout the country.
Rohit's daughter imitates Bumrah's bowling action
  • Rohit's daughter imitates Bumrah's bowling action(16:11)
    Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) Rohit Sharma's one-year daughter Samaira has tried to ace Jasprit Bumrah's lethal sling-arm action which was captured in a video shared by the ace Indian pacer on social media.
Chalo dinner time: How Anushka hijacked Virat's live chat with Pietersen
  • Chalo dinner time: How Anushka hijacked Virat's live chat with Pietersen(15:49)
    Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli was in for some bossy banter from his wife, actress Anushka Sharma, during his recent live video interaction with Kevin Pietersen, and the former England captain couldn't resist taking a goodnatured jibe at Kohli's situation.
PM's April 5 blackout call puts power sector on alert mode to maintain grid stability
  • PM's April 5 blackout call puts power sector on alert mode to maintain grid stability(14:46)
    By Subhash Narayan
    New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi's appeal for a 9-minute blackout at 9 p.m. on Sunday, has shaken the babus in the power ministry who have put themselves in a huddle to quickly devise a strategy to prevent the April 5 event from creating ground for a possible grid collapse and resultant blackout throughout the country.
172 corona cases in UP, 42 are Tablighis
Foreigners from 41 countries joined Tablighi meet in Delhi amid corona crisis
  • Foreigners from 41 countries joined Tablighi meet in Delhi amid corona crisis(14:13)
    By Rajnish Singh
    New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Indonesia, Bangladesh, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Thailand, Myanmar and Sri Lanka are among 41 top countries from where over 960 foreigners visited India and participated in Tablighi Jamaat activities organised at Islamic headquarters in Nizamuddin amid COVID-19 pandemic, according to government data.
When 3 species of our human ancestor roamed the Earth
  • When 3 species of our human ancestor roamed the Earth(14:11)
    New York, April 3 (IANS) In a fascinating discovery that will force scientists to rewrite our species' evolutionary history, an international team has unearthed the earliest known skull of Homo erectus -- the first of our ancestors to be nearly human-like � which is dated to be two million years old.
WHO team in Tonk Rajasthan as corona cases jump from 4 to 16 in a day
This startup leads India's race to build low-cost ventilators (IANS interview)
  • This startup leads India's race to build low-cost ventilators (IANS interview)(13:33)
    By Gokul Bhagabati
    New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Sensing the critical need of ventilators to treat COVID-19 patients, a bunch of engineers associated with an Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur)-incubated company -- Nocca Robotics -- is leading the race to build low-cost ventilators in the country.
Tablighis who misbehaved with nurses to be booked under NSA (IANS Impact)
SBI gives staggered withdrawal plan to Jan Dhan accounts
  • SBI gives staggered withdrawal plan to Jan Dhan accounts(12:55)
    New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) The State Bank of India has decided to allow withdrawals from Jan Dhan accounts only in a staggered manner to prevent rush of account holders looking for cash during the difficult period of Covid-19 induced lockdown.
Most people think being vegetarian is for super health
  • Most people think being vegetarian is for super health(12:50)
    New York, April 3 (IANS) What motivates nonvegetarians to follow a plant-based diet? Most people who consider becoming vegetarian do so for their health, say researchers, adding that, environment and animal rights was less motivational.
Muslim sects slam Tablighi Jamaat over coronavirus spread
India tally surges past 2,300
  • India tally surges past 2,300(12:10)
    New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) The total number of confirmed cases of novel coronavirus in India surged to 2301, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Friday.
Non-smokers with COPD at higher risk of lung cancer: Study