Home » Archives for March 2020

Month: March 2020

Work from home directives can’t be construed as insensitive, say Finance Ministry sources

New Delhi: The Finance Ministry have clarified that during the 21-day nationwide lockdown due to COVID 19 pandemic, all I-T officers including field officers and staff have been given a guideline to Work from Home by the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) and are advised to make a daily report to their reporting officers, said sources on Tuesday.… Read More... “Work from home directives can’t be construed as insensitive, say Finance Ministry sources”

PM Modi, French President Macron agree to share information on measures to deal with coronavirus COVID-19 crisis

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday (March 31) had a telephonic conversation with France President Emmanuel Macron. Both the leaders discussed the domestic and international aspects of the crisis and underlined the importance of global collaboration and solidarity in the present situation, said a statement from the Prime Minister’s Office. … Read More... “PM Modi, French President Macron agree to share information on measures to deal with coronavirus COVID-19 crisis”

Nine coronavirus hotspots under scanner as COVID-19 cases rise across India, say sources

As the number of coronavirus COVID-19 cases surge in India, the government has identified a total of nine hotspots across the country where higher transmission has been detected, according to sources on Tuesday. The hotspots in India identified are–Ladakh, Saheed Bhagat Singh Nagar (Punjab), Dilshad Garden (Delhi), Nizamuddin (Delhi), Bhilwara (Rajasthan), Pune (Maharashtra), Mumbai (Maharashtra), Kasaragod (Kerala) and Pathanamthitta (Kerala).… Read More... “Nine coronavirus hotspots under scanner as COVID-19 cases rise across India, say sources”

US Headed For “Very Painful Two Weeks” Amid Coronavirus Pandemic: Trump

US Headed For 'Very Painful Two Weeks' Amid Coronavirus Pandemic: Donald Trump

Donald Trump described the coronavirus pandemic as “a plague.” (File)

Washington:

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned of a “very painful” two weeks ahead as the United States wrestles with a surge in coronavirus cases.

“This is going to be a very painful, a very, very painful two weeks,” he told a press conference at the White House.… Read More... “US Headed For “Very Painful Two Weeks” Amid Coronavirus Pandemic: Trump”

Coronavirus Pandemic “Most Challenging” Crisis Since World War 2: UN

Coronavirus Pandemic 'Most Challenging' Crisis Since World War 2: UN

More than 40,000 people have been killed so far due to the coronavirus pandemic. (File)

United Nations:

The coronavirus pandemic is the worst global crisis since World War II, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Tuesday, expressing concern that it could trigger conflicts around the world.… Read More... “Coronavirus Pandemic “Most Challenging” Crisis Since World War 2: UN”

India coronavirus COVID-19 cases rise by 146 to 1,397, 35 dead

The total number of coronavirus COVID-19 positive cases in India climbed to 1,397 and the deaths were recorded at 35 till 9.30 pm on Tuesday. India witnessed a spike of 146 new cases in the last 24 hours with Kerala reporting the maximum number of positive cases at 234 followed by Maharashtra with 216 cases, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.… Read More... “India coronavirus COVID-19 cases rise by 146 to 1,397, 35 dead”

Over 2,000 Indian Tablighi Jamaat workers identified across country, under medical exams and quarantine

In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the recent congregation of the Islamic religious outfit Tablighi Jamaat in the national capital has become a hotspot for the COVID-19 as dozens of people attending the event have tested positive. At a time when a lockdown has been clamped across the country due to the rising cases, the event poses a massive danger for Indians, as well as people worldwide as nationals from different countries, had participated in it.… Read More... “Over 2,000 Indian Tablighi Jamaat workers identified across country, under medical exams and quarantine”

FIR against Maulana Saad, others for Tablighi Jamaat Nizamuddin congregation during coronavirus outbreak

New Delhi: Crime Branch of Delhi Police on Tuesday (March 31) lodged an FIR against Maulana Saad and others of Tablighi Jamaat for violation of government order issued in the wake of coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. The case was filed under three sections of Epidemic Disease Act 1897- Section 269, 270, 271, and 120-B of Indian Penal Code (IPC) for violation of directions given to the management of Markaz of Basti Nizamuddin. … Read More... “FIR against Maulana Saad, others for Tablighi Jamaat Nizamuddin congregation during coronavirus outbreak”

error

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)

error: Content is protected !!