India on Wednesday recorded 3,998 deaths due to Covid in just 24 hours after it logged 374 deaths.
Election strategist Prashant Kishor, revealed today to be among the hundreds of names targeted by Israeli spyware 'Pegasus' for alleged surveillance through infected mobile phones, said his phone was still being hacked although he had changed his handset multiple times.
Congress' Rahul Gandhi, poll strategist Prashant Kishor and the Centre's new IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw are among the big names revealed today as potential targets of Israeli spyware 'Pegasus' in the latest set of explosive revelations by The Wire.
The Supreme Court on Thursday questioned the continued use of sedition law under Section 124 (A) of Indian Penal Code even after 75 years of Independence stating that it was being misused by many states in the country.
Noting that the world has been witnessing the third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, NITI Aayog member V.K. Paul on Tuesday appealed to Indians to join hands to avoid its spread in India, warning that a "majority of cases will be reported if the next wave comes".
Indian Medical Association (IMA), the top Doctors' body in India has warned the nation that a third wave of the coronavirus is inevitable and it just about to happen if the governments and the public feel that they are scot free.
Former Health Minister Harsh Vardhan being dropped from the Cabinet has not gone down well with the people.
The second wave of Covid-19 has been devastating, with some families losing multiple people to the virus.
The massive Union Cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday bears the techno-managerial imprint of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader and former Lok Sabha member from Visakhapatnam Kambhampati Hari Babu has been appointed as the Governor of Mizoram state.
India has officially recorded more than 3,90,000 coronavirus deaths, but families who have lost loved ones, health experts and statisticians say that vastly undercounts the true toll, Wall Street Journal reported.
If the outcomes of various elections over the past few decades, till the recent Assembly polls in Tamil Nadu and Kerala are any indication, south of the Vindhyas, the electoral arena remains a minefield for mainstream national parties, read the BJP and Congress.
In the first case of Delta positive in Rajasthan, a 65-year-old woman, who recovered from Covid-19 in May and had undergone both doses of vaccination, has tested positive with the variant.
The pace at which the vaccinations are happening in India is so slow that it cannot save the nation from the upcoming third wave, as per some experts in the field.
Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday released the party's 'White Paper' on management of Covid-19, accusing the Central government of not taking adequate measures to prevent and contain the pandemic.