Indian-American Gets 188 Months Imprisonment For Human Trafficking

An Indian-American from California has been sentenced to 188 months in prison for forced labour violations, and ordered to pay USD 15,657 in restitution to three victims, in part... Read more »

Assam Reports 508 New COVID-19 Cases, Seven More Deaths

Assam’s COVID-19 death toll went up to 896 after seven more people succumbed to the disease on Thursday, while 508 new cases pushed the tally to 2,03,282, Health and... Read more »

Trump Plans To Vote Early In Florida On Saturday

Washington (AP) President Donald Trump plans to cast his ballot in person on Saturday, taking advantage of Florida’s early voting period. The White House says the president will vote... Read more »

FDA Approves First COVID-19 Drug: The Antiviral Remdesivir

Washington (AP) The US Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug to treat COVID-19: remdesivir, an antiviral medicine given through an IV for patients needing hospitalization. The... Read more »

Odisha Asks Officials To Keep Vigil On Rising Onion Prices

Amid rising onion prices in the state, the Odisha government on Thursday asked district officials to keep a close watch on the situation and ensure availability of the commodity... Read more »

Manipur Police Recovers Brown Sugar Worth Rs 164 Crore In Thoubal, Two Arrested

Manipur Police on Thursday evening recovered around 41 kg of illegal brown sugar estimated to be worth Rs 164 crore and arrested two people following an operation conducted at... Read more »

Odisha Asks Official To Keep Vigil On Rising Onion Prices

Amid rising onion prices in the state, the Odisha government on Thursday asked district officials to keep a close watch on the situation and ensure availability of the commodity... Read more »

ICMR Issues Advisory For Use Of Feluda Paper Strip Test

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) on Thursday issued an advisory for the use of indigenously developed Feluda paper strip test, which is based onCRISPR-Cas9 technology for diagnosis... Read more »

35 More COVID-19 Deaths In Delhi Take Toll To 6,163; Jain Alleges Politics Over Plasma Therapy

The national capital recorded 35 COVID-19 fatalities on Thursday, taking the death toll due to the disease to 6,163, while 3,882 fresh cases took the infection tally to over... Read more »

First TBM Under Delhi Metro’s Phase-4 Project Being Lowered

The lowering of the first-ever tunnel boring machine (TBM) under Delhi Metro’s Phase-4 has started at Vikaspuri on the Janakpuri WestRK Ashram Marg corridor, officials said on Thursday. The... Read more »