PTI | | Posted by Shanza Khan, Tehran
PUBLISHED ON JUL 27, 2021 09:08 PM IST
Health authorities recorded 357 Covid-19 fatalities in Iran, bringing the total death toll to 89,479 highest in the Middle East on Tuesday.
By Rhythma Kaul, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 08, 2021 12:44 AM IST
Harsh Vardhan (66), an ENT specialist who practised in east Delhi’s Krishna Nagar until early 1990s, also held the science and technology, and earth sciences portfolios.
By Krishna Priya Pallavi, Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 03, 2021 12:21 PM IST
Recently, pictures of Esha Gupta doing the Eka Pada Sirsasana surfaced on Instagram. The yoga pose is also known as the Foot-behind-the-head pose. Have you seen her picture yet?
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2021 12:14 AM IST
- Salman Butt remarked that for a board like BCCI and for a premier T20 club competition like IPL, things will be worked out accordingly to convince the international boards to send in their players for the completion of IPL 2021.
PTI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2021 04:23 PM IST
India has been badly hit by the second wave of coronavirus and hospitals in several states are reeling under shortage of health workers, vaccines, oxygen, drugs and beds.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2021 10:22 AM IST
Indian Institute of Management Sambalpur has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the office of the Collector-cum-District Magistrate here to tackle the pandemic in the area and assist in the overall development of Sambalpur.
By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2021 06:05 AM IST
Tamil Nadu asked the Centre to restore its quota. On May 1 and May 2, in a meeting with Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade, it was agreed that the state will be re-allotted 476 MT of oxygen as opposed to 220 MT but Centre hasn’t issued orders yet.
Reuters | , Rome
PUBLISHED ON MAY 06, 2021 07:30 AM IST
If you have been vaccinated or just tested negative or have recently defeated the coronavirus, you may soon be able to travel to Italy. The country's tourism minister recently announced that they will be introducing a pass that will allow travellers to visit.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 04, 2021 11:34 AM IST
India on Tuesday recorded 3,449 new Covid-19 deaths in the span of a single day, mounting the nationwide death toll to 222,408.
By Neeraj Santoshi, Dehradun
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2021 05:55 AM IST
The number of active Covid-19 cases in the state has increased from 2,236 on April 1, when the Kumbh started to 45,383 on Wednesday. The event also saw the death of four senior seers from Covid.
PUBLISHED ON APR 27, 2021 03:04 PM IST
The Serum Institute of India (SII) has announced a price of ₹400 per dose for its Covid-19 vaccine, 'Covishield', for state governments and ₹600 per dose for private hospitals.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Joydeep Bose, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 19, 2021 02:51 PM IST
Delhi: The six-day-long Covid-19 lockdown remains in effect from 10pm on Monday (April 19) till 5am on April 26 (next Monday). While the Delhi Metro and public buses have been allowed to ply with half the seating capacity, passenger limits for taxis, cabs, autos, and e-rickshaws have been fixed.
Posted by hindustantimes.com | Edited by Joydeep Bose
PUBLISHED ON MAR 17, 2021 07:21 PM IST
Prime Minister Modi said today that states will have to step up testing, focus on maximising vaccination and minimising wastage.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 15, 2021 02:40 PM IST
The two cases emerged during an "ambush lockdown" -- a tactic used by Hong Kong authorities to descend overnight on apartment blocks where they suspect there may be cases and test everyone inside.
PTI | , Kalaburagi
UPDATED ON MAR 10, 2021 08:34 PM IST
A 76-year-old man became the first victim of coronavirus in India, which he had contracted in Saudi Arabia during his pilgrimage to Makkah, on this day last year.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2021 07:59 PM IST
Closure of 1.5 million schools due to coronavirus pandemic and the resultant lockdowns in 2020 impacted 247 million children enrolled in elementary and secondary schools in India, a UNICEF report has found.
UPDATED ON MAR 02, 2021 12:02 AM IST
India's Covid-19 tally soared past the 11 million mark on Monday as the country logged in 15,510 new cases in the span of 24 hours. The number of active cases in the country currently stands at 1,68,627.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Arpan Rai, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 28, 2021 07:27 PM IST
Those who wish to get inoculated at a private hospital will have to pay for their dose. Private hospitals have been allowed to charge up to ₹250 per dose of Covid-19 vaccine.
Reuters | , London
PUBLISHED ON FEB 28, 2021 02:42 PM IST
Sunak declined to comment on specific tax rises he might have in mind before delivering the budget to parliament on Wednesday.
PTI | , Colombo
PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2021 02:24 PM IST
- The government was resisting calls to allow burials citing health concerns.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 24, 2021 11:31 PM IST
- The national carrier at present is operating only special passenger trains since the curbs on lockdown were eased. Regular passenger trains have been suspended since March 25, 2020.
By Rhythma Kaul, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 24, 2021 07:25 AM IST
Health experts say that there is no direct relation between the mutations and the spike in Covid cases in the two states.
UPDATED ON FEB 23, 2021 04:31 PM IST
By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 23, 2021 01:00 PM IST
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By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Ayshee Bhaduri, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 22, 2021 06:52 PM IST
- Antonio Guterres' speech in Geneva focused on racism, the pandemic’s impact on women and human rights, and the ongoing military coup in Myanmar.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Kanishka Sarkar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 21, 2021 08:12 AM IST
Weekend curfews have been imposed in several districts including Amravati and Akola from Saturday night, whereas in Yavatmal, a 10-day curfew has already been imposed from February 18.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Deepali Sharma, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 19, 2021 02:37 PM IST
Covax aims to supply around 2 billion Covid-19 doses to low-income countries by the end of 2021.
PTI | , New York
UPDATED ON FEB 18, 2021 12:48 PM IST
The spike protein is used by SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes Covid-19, to enter the host cells.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2021 11:01 AM IST
In the darkest moments of the past year, Stephanie Dua, co-founder and president of HOMER, a New York City-based online learning program, turned to early lessons on hard work and optimism she learned on her father’s almond and walnut farm.
PTI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2021 11:06 AM IST
It announced that users will have to make prior registration to use the library facilities from 10 am to 4 pm on weekdays.