In a violent clash between the Indian and Chinese army after 45 years, 20 Indian soldiers were killed according to the Indian Army. The Army said later in the night that 17 soldiers received severe injuries in the clash and succumbed to their injuries.
Malls, restaurants and religious places to open from today in almost all states across India. India’s Coronavirus cases keep on rising steadily as the country’s Covid-19 tally crosses 2.5 lakh cases and 7,000 deaths.
India has witnessed rapid surge in Coronavirus cases and deaths in past few weeks. But the testing capacity in many states has remained low at a time it should have been ramped up. Delhi and Mumbai, some of the worst affected regions are witnessing low testing levels.
After a shocking incident of vandalism of Mahatma Gandhi’s statue in Washington D.C emerged, the United States Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster has apologised
Lanslides in Assam has killed 20 and have injured seven. Rescue operations are underway as more people are feared to be buried under the debris; Cyclone Nisarga intensified and Maharashtra and Gujarat have been put on alert.
George Floyd, a 46-year old African-American was killed by a police officer who knelt on his neck even after he kept on saying he couldn’t breathe. His death has sparked violent demonstrations against the police brutality and biasness towards black people in America.
No passes requeired to pass borders. Hotels and restaurants will also be allowed from June 8 but cinemas, schools and international flights will be reopened only after an assessment, the home ministry said in new guidelines on Saturday ordering phased re-opening of areas outside containment zones.
Domestic flights resumed on Monday after 2 months due to the lockdown in place to curb the spread of Coronavirus. Many flyers complained about flight cancellations and said that they were told about the cancellations only once they reached the airport.
PM Modi visited Kolkata & Odisha to do an aerial survey of regions affected by cyclone Amphan. He announce aid of Rs1,000Crore and Rs500 Crore for West Bengal and Odisha respectively.
Cyclone Amphan hit shores of West Bengal and Odisha and has left 74 people dead. 72 deaths were recorded in Bengal and 2 deaths in Odisha as on Thursday. This cyclone has left many people homeless amidst a pandemic.
The nationwide coronavirus case count crossed 1,00,000 placing India at 11th spot for Coronavirus cases. Most Coronavirus cases were reported by Maharashtra with 2,033 new cases followed by Tamil Nadu and Gujarat.
Markets will open in Delhi on an odd-even basis but shops selling essential items can open every day