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Amitabh Bachchan Was Asked If He Wants To Become Prime Minister. His Response

Amitabh Bachchan shared this image. (courtesy: amitabhbachchan) Highlights Big B interacted with his fans on Instagram The actor was last seen in Badla His next release in Brahmastra New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan, who is frequently seen interacting with fans on social media these days, recently replied to the comments on his Instagram post. On Friday,… Read More »

“Deeply Anguished” Says Health Minister dr Harshvardhan About Ostracism Of Doctors

Doctors not carriers of COVID-19, all precautions are taken, the health minister tweeted. New Delhi: Union health minister Dr Harshvardhan expressed his anguish today over reports of medical and paramedical personnel being targeted in their localities as carriers of coronavirus. Asking people not to panic, he said all precautions are being taken to ensure that… Read More »

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s New Address On Coronavirus Crisis: Top Quotes

In his last address, PM Modi had called for “resolve and restraint” to fight the disease (File) New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed the nation on the coronavirus outbreak, which has infected over 500 people in India. This was the PM’s second address to the nation since Thursday when he called for a… Read More »

Home Minister Amit Shah Vows Action After Doctors Harassed For Treating Patients

The home minister asked the police commissioner to take immediate action to stop such incidents. (File) New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah today asked Delhi Police Commissioner SN Shrivastava to ensure security of doctors who are facing harassment in the wake of coronavirus outbreak, officials said. Amit Shah’s directive came hours after a presentation… Read More »

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad On Allegations Against Congress’ Shashi Tharoor

Mr Prasad shared the letter written by him to Mr Tharoor on March 20 withdrawing his allegation. (File) New Delhi: Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said he has withdrawn his allegation made during Lok Sabha polls against Shashi Tharoor that the Congress leader is an “accused in a murder case”. Reacting to the move,… Read More »

UP Minister, 27 Others At Kanika Kapoor Party Test Negative For COVID-19

UP Health Minister Jai Pratap Singh was among those who attended the party with Kanika Kapoor. Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Jai Pratap Singh, who had attended a party with Bollywood singer Kanika Kapoor days before she tested positive for coronavirus, has tested negative along with 27 others, Lucknow’s King George Medical University said on… Read More »

“Was Private Party,” Says UP Minister After Panic Over Kanika Kapoor Dinner

UP Health Minister Jai Pratap Singh spoke to NDTV today (File) New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Jai Pratap Singh, who is self-isolation over fear of infection by the novel coronavirus after attending a birthday party in Lucknow on Sunday, told NDTV today that all efforts were being made to identify those who had been… Read More »

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath Likely To Quit Before Trust Vote Today, Say Congress Sources: 10 Points

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath is likely to resign today ahead of a Supreme Court-ordered trust vote that his Congress government is certain to lose. Top Congress sources say with the party’s wafer-thin majority gone after the resignation of 22 MLAs, Kamal Nath has been asked to “graciously resign” and not test his… Read More »

Finance Minister To Lead Task Force To Tackle Coronavirus Impact: PM Modi

The special task force will suggest the way ahead, PM Modi said (File) New Delhi: A special task force will be formed by the government to analyse the effects of the global pandemic coronavirus on the nation’s economy and advise on steps to reduce the financial strain, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said. Finance Minister… Read More »

Curb On Gatherings Over Coronavirus Applies To Shaheen Bagh, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Clarifies

The unique sit-in protest at Shaheen Bagh, conducted mostly by women, has been on for more than 90 days. New Delhi: The protest at Shaheen Bagh against the contentious citizenship law, continuing through the harsh Delhi winter and much political turmoil, is now facing a formidable challenge – the outbreak of coronavirus, a global pandemic… Read More »