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Bengaluru, 3 June : ndia‘s government said on Tuesday it has approved Gilead Sciences Inc’s antiviral drug remdesivir for emergency use for five doses in treating COVID-19 patients.

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New Delhi, 3 June : Battling its worst desert locust outbreak in decades, India is ordering new equipment to control the swarms before summer crop-sowing gathers pace in the middle of this month.

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New Delhi, 2 June : A queue of ambulances formed outside the main crematorium in India’s capital New Delhi on Monday, as the number of deaths from the novel coronavirus continues to rise.

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Mumbai, 2 June : Sonam Wangchuk, the man who inspired Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s 3 Idiots, has advised Indians on winning a war against China on two fronts.

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Mumbai, 1 June : Bollywood actor Salman Khan has donated around one lakh hand sanitizers to the Mumbai Police.

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New Delhi, 1 June : India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned the country to remain vigilant against the spread of coronavirus as the country prepares a phased re-opening of activities even as daily cases rise to record highs.

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New Delhi, 31 May : India extended its coronavirus lockdown until June 30 in high-risk zones but permitted restaurants, malls and religious buildings to reopen elsewhere from June 8 despite a record high number of cases detected nationwide on Saturday.

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New Delhi, 31 May : India reported a record daily jump of 7,964 new COVID–19 infections on Saturday, with a recent surge in cases as lockdown restrictions start to ease raising the possibility...

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New Delhi, 31 May : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has not spoken with US President Donald Trump about the south Asian nation’s military standoff with China, a government source said on Friday, after Trump suggested Modi was upset about border tension.

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New Delhi, 29 May : Prime Minister Narendra Modi and home minister Amit Shah met on Friday to deliberate over the way out of lockdown as its fourth phase draws to a close this week.

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New Delhi, 28 May : As India braces for a hotter than usual summer, many cities in the country’s north are reeling under an intense heatwave with the temperatures on Wednesday crossing a scorching 45 degrees Celsius (113 degrees Fahrenheit).

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Washington, 28 May : U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had offered to mediate a standoff between India and China at the Himalayan border, where soldiers camped out in a high...

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Kathmandu, 28 May : A day after the rope-fixing team of Chinese climbers opened a climbing route to the top of the world, two surveyors along with eight support staff today stood atop the Mt Everest from the northern side.

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New Delhi, 27 May : A Himalayan border standoff between old foes India and China was triggered by India’s construction of roads and air strips in the region as it competes with China’s spreading Belt and Road initiative, Indian observers said on Tuesday.

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Bengaluru, 27 May : Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd said on Tuesday it will begin a new clinical trial in India to test a combination of two anti-viral drugs, favipiravir and umifenovir, as a potential COVID-19 treatment.

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New Delhi, 26 May : Domestic air travel resumed on Monday after two months even as India entered the list of 10 countries worst hit by the novel coronavirus after record spike in the number of cases for four consecutive days.

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Mumbai, 26 May : India reported another 6,977 cases, taking its total to 138,845, according to government data, despite the world’s longest lockdown imposed in March by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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New Delhi, 26 May : The Chinese military is fast increasing its troops in areas around Pangong Tso lake and Galwan Valley along the Line of Actual Control in Ladakh,...

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Lucknow, 26 May : The Lucknow administration has said that centrally air-conditioned shopping complexes can function without operating the air conditioners from May 26.

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New Delhi, 25 May : Two months after no flight operations in India, domestic passenger flights resumed today with a reduced number.

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New Delhi, 26 May : The US government said it would donate some 200 ventilators to India.

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Mumbai, 25 May : Three large Indian states have sought to delay the planned opening of their airports on Monday as new cases of the novel coronavirus jumped by a record, complicating the federal government’s plan to resume flights after a two-month lockdown.

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New Delhi, 24 May : Two months after India government enforced a nationwide lockdown due to novel coronavirus, domestic flight operations are all set to resume from May 25.

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New Delhi, 24 May : With tensions mounting along the Line of Actual Control following the Pangong Tso clash and detection of Chinese intrusions at three ...

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Kolkata, 24 May : Several thousand people have been left homeless after the most powerful cyclone in more than a decade hit India and Bangladesh this ...