Two new land ports to be added as entry points for Bangladeshis- High Commissioner: Bangladeshi citizens travelling to India will have the option of two more land port entry points on their visas.
Judge’s transfer creates controversy in Bangladesh: Transfer of the Pirojpur district and sessions judge after he denied bail to a former member of parliament and Awami League leader AKMA Awal and his wife Laila Parvin has created a controversy in Bangladesh.
Lok Sabha suspends seven Congress members: Lok Sabha suspended seven Congress members on Thursday for the remaining period of the Budget Session for “gross misconduct” and “utter disregard” for House rules after they snatched papers from the Speaker’s table.
Covid-19: Universal screening begins in airports across country
India well-prepared to contain Covid-19: Govt: Amid corona virus scare in India with confirmed cases of infections rising to 29, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said there was no need to panic, while adding that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is personally monitoring the situation.
India in touch with Iran on possible evacuation of Indian pilgrims & students: Health Minister, Harsh Vardhan on Thursday said that India is in touch with Iran on possible evacuation of Indian pilgrims and students stuck in the coronavirus hit nation.
Jammu & Kashmir administration lifts ban on social media: The Jammu and Kashmir administration has lifted the ban on social media sites that was in place for over seven months since the abrogation of Article 370 on August 5 last year.’
Govt making all efforts to counter threat from Coronavirus:India has taken the novel coronavirus threat very seriously and Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself is leading the efforts from the front to contain the spread of coronavirus.
Death toll of Coronavirus in China crosses 3,000; 21 new cases of Covid-19 in France: The death toll of coronavirus in China has crossed 3,000 with 31 new fatalities and the total number of confirmed cases jumped to over 80,400, while Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for “undiminished vigilance”, saying the situation in virus-hit Wuhan still remains severe, despite positive progress.
Death toll of coronavirus in China crosses 3,000, confirmed cases over 80,400: The death toll of coronavirus in China has crossed 3,000 with 31 new fatalities and the total number of confirmed cases jumped to over 80,400, while Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for “undiminished vigilance”, saying the situation in virus-hit Wuhan still remains severe despite positive progress.
Cabinet gives nod to Companies Second Amendment Bill: The Union Cabinet has approved the Companies (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 to amend the Companies Act, 2013.
India advance to women’s T20 World Cup final after semifinal against England washed out: An unbeaten run in the group stage propelled India into their maiden Women’s T20 World Cup final after their last-four clash against England was washed out in Sydney on Thursday, prompting both captains to say that reserve days are essential for knockout clashes.