In a meeting with labour minister Santosh Gangwar on Wednesday through video conferencing, the Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) said methods should not be adopted to dissuade migrant workers from wanting to join their families.
Updated on May 06, 2020 01:25 PM IST
Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday said her party’s state units will bear the cost of rail travel of needy migrant labourers stranded at their workplaces due to the coronavirus-induced lockdown and seeking to return home.
Published on May 06, 2020 12:30 PM IST
Mumbai |Press Trust of India
According to a directive issued by the District Magistrate’s office, the period for which Section 144 has been imposed can be altered in the coming days keeping into mind the prevailing Covid-19 situation.
Updated on May 06, 2020 10:53 AM IST
Ghaziabad |Asian News International| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
Residents had posted pictures and videos on @MumbaiPolice of crowds at wine shops throughout the day.
Updated on May 06, 2020 01:57 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai |Jayprakash S Naidu
The district has also allowed all private offices to start functioning and said such employees did not need passes to come from Delhi or Haryana.
Updated on May 06, 2020 11:59 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Noida |Sanjeev K Jha
Industrialists based in Manesar said that they had been facing a lot of problems in uploading documents and information on the Saral portal for the past several days.
Updated on May 06, 2020 11:30 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram |Dhananjay Jha and Abhishek Behl
As Section 144 of the Indian Penal Code will still remain in force in the district, residents’ will, however, not be allowed to move from 7pm to 7am.
Updated on May 06, 2020 11:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | Abhishek Behl
As per the Delhi government’s orders, all private offices can operate with 33% staff strength physically present on the premises and the rest working from home.
Updated on May 04, 2020 11:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Soumya Pillai and Sweta Goswami
The Delhi government had on Sunday-- in line with a Union home ministry order-- allowed self-employed workers such as domestic helps, cooks, laundrymen, plumbers and electricians to resume work from Monday during the lockdown that has been extended with certain relaxations till May 17.
Updated on May 04, 2020 11:10 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondents
However, according to the announcement, in red zones, under which Mumbai falls, outside the containment zones, certain activities are still prohibited by the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Updated on May 04, 2020 09:30 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai |Yesha Kotak
Mumbai has been declared as the red zone due to high number of coronavirus cases.
Updated on May 04, 2020 08:00 PM IST
Mumbai |Press Trust of India| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar thanked the Centre for considering the suggestion to run special trains to send the people of Bihar, students and workers who are stranded in other states back
Published on May 04, 2020 04:21 PM IST
Patna |Asian News International| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
Several Resident Welfare Associations in Delhi have strongly objected to opening of liquor shops in most parts of the city despite entire Delhi being declared as a Red Zone with over 4,459 coronavirus cases .
Published on May 04, 2020 03:04 PM IST
New Delhi |Indo Asian News Service| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
According to the police, the incident took place on Sunday morning near at a government school, where a large crowd of migrant population had lined up to collect food being distributed by the district administration.
Updated on May 04, 2020 02:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | HT Correspondent
In a video briefing, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said the Delhi government will suggest to the Centre that only containment areas in the city be declared as red zones and not the entire district.
Updated on May 04, 2020 01:10 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent| Edited by: Arpan Rai
Containment zones, which will be restricted to hotspots, will remain under lockdown in light of the positive Covid19 cases in the areas.
Updated on May 04, 2020 04:19 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune |HT Correspondent| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
Upon their arrival, the passengers along with the bus drivers and conductors were checked by three teams of doctors.
Updated on May 03, 2020 10:38 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune |Prachi Bari| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
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Updated on May 03, 2020 10:44 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
Every year, about 150,000 students, after completion of their Class 10 and 12 exams visit Kota, where private coaching centres dot the streets teeming with engineering and medical aspirant
Updated on May 03, 2020 04:15 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kota |Aabshar H Quazi| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
The Indian missions in the country last week opened online registration for the expatriates who wish to fly back home after getting stuck in the country amidst the lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Published on May 03, 2020 03:03 PM IST
Dubai |Press Trust of India| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
A total of 45,287 labourers have been sent to various states and 57,521 Rajasthanis have returned home over the past few days.
Published on May 02, 2020 11:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur |Sachin Saini| Edited by: Sabir Hussain
The Union home ministry on Friday gave approval to start special trains to ferry stranded migrants, students and tourists during lockdown to return home.
Updated on May 03, 2020 04:37 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune |Nadeem Inamdar
Over 2000 pigs have died recently in 6 Assam districts.
Updated on May 02, 2020 07:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati |Utpal Parashar| Edited by: Sabir Hussain
“Hundreds of our children studying in Kota were stuck for more than a month. We are arranging for their return to Delhi. Am so happy they will soon be reunited with their families,” Delhi chief minister Kejriwal tweeted.
Updated on May 02, 2020 03:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent| Edited by: Sabir Hussain
Covid-19 update: Senior advocate and President, Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA), Dushyant Dave said doors of justice cannot be shut and steps should be taken to ensure normal functioning. “The Supreme Court should work fully through video conferencing,” he said.
Updated on May 02, 2020 08:24 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Murali Krishnan
An orange zone includes districts where new cases are emerging, but at a decreasing rate. A red zone is a hotspot area where cases there is a steady jump in cases frequently.
Updated on May 02, 2020 04:23 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram |Archana Mishra
The Noida authority had in January 1, 2020 started the process of allotting industrial plots of size more than 5 acres.
Updated on May 02, 2020 09:30 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Noida | Vinod Rajput