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Young couple commits suicide
Agra, March 31 (IANS) Bodies of 21-year-old Gopal Saini and his 20-year-old wife Priya were found hanging with a rope in their room, on Tuesday, in Ramswaroop colony under Shah Ganj police station.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Bengal to test, quarantine those who attended Jamaat gathering
Kolkata, March 31 (IANS) The West Bengal government was identifying those from the state who participated in the religious congregation organised by the Tablighi Jamaat in New Delhi and would put them on 14-day quarantine, a senior official said on Tuesday.
2020-03-31
Category: India, West Bengal,National
Delhi flats sanitised to quarantine suspected corona cases
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) In order to create an isolation facility for suspected corona-infected individuals from Nizamuddin locality, the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC)'s health department on Tuesday reached Bakkarwala area to sanitise the flats.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Delhi,National
Showcause notice to Ranchi DC for violating lockdown on minister's order
Ranchi, March 31 (IANS) The Jharkhand government has issued a showcause notice to Ranchi Deputy Commissioner Mahimapat Rey for violating the lockdown on the directive of a state minister. It was alleged that the DC had allowed 11 buses to ply during lockdown on March 29.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Bihar,National
TN extends time for payment of property tax, loans
Chennai, March 31 (IANS) In a relief to the people put to hardships due to coronavirus crisis, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Tuesday extended the time for making due payments for various loans and other payments by three months.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Business/Economy
Spike in Covid-19 cases due to lack of support in some locations: Govt
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) As the number of positive coronavirus cases witnessed a spike on Tuesday, the government said that it was due to "lack of support in some locations", possibly hinting at the outbreak seen in Nizamuddin Markaz in the national capital where thousands of people are now being traced.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Delhi,National
78 complete quarantine in Kashmir, send home
Srinagar, March 31 (IANS) As many as 78 people completed their 14-day mandatory quarantine in Kashmir on Tuesday and were given a warm send-off by police and staff of a city hotel where they were staying.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Human Interest/Society
Chrissy Teigen wishes her implants 'Happy 10th Anniversary', but wants them out now
Los Angeles, March 31 (IANS) Model Chrissy Teigen has made a witty quip about her breast implants, which she went for a decade ago.
2020-03-31
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Yogi working 20 hours a day during Navratri to combat Covid-19
Lucknow, March 31 (IANS) He is fasting for nine days during 'Navratri' and is still working for around 20 hours a day.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Bengaluru police busts fake mask racket, arrest one
Bengaluru, March 31 (IANS) The police claimed to have busted a fake N95 mask making racket, arrested one person and seized 12,000 such masks, here on Tuesday.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
DMK Trust offers auditorium as isolation ward
Chennai, March 31 (IANS) The DMK Trust Managing Trustee M.K. Stalin has offered the auditorium located in its party headquarters compound to Greater Chennai Corporation to be used as a patient ward for the coronavirus- affected.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics
COVID-19: Jharkhand reports first positive case
Ranchi, March 31 (IANS) A young woman with travel history to Malaysia has tested positive for coronavirus infection, which is the first such case in Jharkhand, a senior officer said on Tuesday.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Bihar,National
Priyanka hails Congress' COVID-19 preparedness
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday hailed the work done by the party governments in Punjab, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh to combat the spread of the novel coronavius (COVID-19).
2020-03-31
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
After a lull, politics surfaces during COVID times in Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram, March 31 (IANS) In Kerala everything boils down to politics and after a lull following COVID-19, politics took centre stage with State Congress president Mullapally Ramachandran on Tuesday asking Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to be frugal at a time when the state was passing through the toughest times due to paucity of funds.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Kerala,National
Lockdown: Home delivery of liquor in Kerala announced
Thiruvananthapuram, March 31 (IANS) Even as the Kerala Government Medical Officers Association (KGMOA) on Tuesday said that they will observe a statewide black day on Wednesday, the Kerala government has come out with guidelines that they will supply three litres of liquor every week to those showing withdrawal symptoms, to their homes.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Kerala,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Assam to quarantine all returnees from Delhi's Tablighi Jamaat (Ld)
Guwahati, March 31 (IANS) The Assam government on Tuesday asked the Deputy Commissioners and Superintendents of Police of all the 33 districts to take swift and strict measures to ensure that all those who returned to the state after attending a religious congregation organised by the Tablighi Jamaat in New Delhi are put on quarantine.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Assam,National
Elon Musk unfollows girlfriend Grimes on Twitter again
San Francisco, March 31 (IANS) Multi-billionaire tech mogul Elon Musk has unfollowed his girlfriend and Canadian singer Grimes on Twitter after the 32-year-old musician shared a cryptic message on the platform.
2020-03-31
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Anne Hathaway to star in 'French Children Don't Throw Food'
Los Angeles, March 31 (IANS) Actress Anne Hathaway is set to star in an adaptation of "French Children Don't Throw Food".
2020-03-31
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
N.Korea slams Pompeo over remarks on increased pressure
Seoul, March 31 (IANS) North Korea has slammed US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for seeking continued international pressure against Pyongyang while calling for the resumption of dialogue, state media reported.
2020-03-31
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
The car door was open and the wallet's gone: Tim Paine
Sydney, March 31 (IANS) The coronavirus outbreak has seen the world come to a standstill and even though sporting events across the globe have either been cancelled or suspended, sportspersons are trying to stay in shape by training indoors and that has seen Australia's Test skipper Tim Paine's car being broken into and wallet stolen.
2020-03-31
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Japan to ban entry to people from 73 countries
Tokyo, March 31 (IANS) Japan said Tuesday that it would ban people from more than a third of the world, including the US, from entering the country to halt the spread of the novel coronavirus.
2020-03-31
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Bihar seals inter-state borders
Patna, March 31 (IANS) Bihar has sealed all its inter-state borders amid the 21-day nationwide lockdown due to coronavirus crisis.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Bihar,National
Bihar seals inter-state borders
Patna, March 31 (IANS) Bihar has sealed all its inter-state borders amid the 21-day nationwide lockdown due to coronavirus crisis.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Bihar,National
First ever heatwave recorded in Antarctica
Sydney, March 31 (IANS) Even the world's coldest continent is not immune to rising global temperatures, with scientists recording the first-ever heatwave event in Antarctica over the 2019-20 summer period.
2020-03-31
Category: International, Australia,Politics
Making future leaders out of today's children
New Delhi , March 31 (IANSlife) India has one of largest youth populations in the world, and it's important to nurture leadership in the upcoming generation and make our children great leaders.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Van Gogh painting stolen from Dutch museum
The Hague, March 31 (IANS) Dutch post-impressionist artist Vincent van Gogh's painting "Spring Garden" from 1884 was stolen from a museum in The Netherlands.
2020-03-31
Category: International, Netherlands,Politics
COVID-19: Showing resilience through self-regulation
New Delhi, March 31 (IANSlife) Self-regulation skills include goal-directed behaviour, which allows us to delay gratification in the short term to achieve desired outcomes in the long term. For instance to stay at home during the entire lockdown period, will enable us to secure a safe life for ourselves, the family and community in the future.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Nizamuddin markaz: 24 test positive for corona, 1,033 evacuated
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain said on Tuesday that 24 people have been found corona positive in the Nizamuddin markaz that has turned into ground zero of the new cases spiralling out of control following an ijtima in mid-March.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Religion
Saudi Arabia attacks Yemeni capital amid escalating tensions
Sanaa, March 31 (IANS) A coalition led by Saudi Arabia launched at least 15 airstrikes on the Yemeni capital of Sanaa held by the Shia Houthi rebels amid escalating tensions despite the looming threat posed by the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-31
Category: International, Yemen,Politics
Air pollution linked to increased dementia risk
London, March 31 (IANS) People continuously exposed to air pollution are at increased risk of dementia, especially if they also suffer from cardiovascular diseases, warn researchers.
2020-03-31
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine,Lifestyle/Fashion
Tablighi Jamaat: Yogi cuts short visit, Muslim leaders seek probe
Lucknow, March 31 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has cut short his programme after visiting Ghaziabad and is returning to Lucknow to hold a high-level meeting with officials in view of the Tablighi Jamaat conference that has spurred the COVID-19 cases.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
Dine with Emilia Clarke by donating for COVID-19 relief
London, March 31 (IANS) Want to dine with "Game Of Thrones" star Emilia Clarke? The actress is auctioning off a virtual dinner with her in exchange for donations for coronavirus relief.
2020-03-31
Category: International, United Kingdom,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
11 new COVID-19 cases in Raj, total tally 83
Jaipur, March 31 (IANS) Rajasthan on Tuesday reported 11 fresh COVID-19 cases, including seven evacuees from Iran, taking the total count to 83, confirmed health officials.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Rajasthan,National
'Drugs used on COVID-19 patients can cause severe side effects'
Paris, March 31 (IANS) French health authorities have issued a warning about the anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine and other medications being used to treat patients infected with the novel coronavirus, saying around 30 people who had been administered these medicines suffered severe side-effects.
2020-03-31
Category: International, France,International
No retirement function: Kerala Minister as many exit worklife
Thiruvananthapuram, March 31 (IANS) State Health Minister K.K. Shailaja on Tuesday reiterated that there should be no event where people gather and it applies to retirement functions as well with a host of government officials set to end their career on the day.
2020-03-31
Category: India, Kerala,National,Politics
Ronaldinho's smile has 'disappeared' in Paraguayan prison
Rio de Janeiro, March 30 (IANS) Ronaldinho's famous smile has "disappeared" after more than three weeks in a Paraguayan jail, according to one of the few people allowed to visit him.
2020-03-30
Category: International, Brazil,Sports,Football
Black-clad men hurl petrol bombs at HK police station
Hong Kong, March 30 (IANS) A Hong Kong police station came under attack on Monday after three black-clad men hurled petrol bombs into the compound, sparking a search for the perpetrators amid the coronavirus pandemic, it was reported.
2020-03-30
Category: International, Hong Kong,Politics
Delhi govt to provide accommodation to doctors in Hotel Lalit
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) The Delhi government has decided to provide accommodation to the doctors working in the Lok Nayak and G.B. Pant Hospitals at Hotel Lalit.
2020-03-30
Category: India, Delhi,National
Passengers who flew in Vistara on March 22 on notice
Panaji, March 30 (IANS) In a public appeal, the state Directorate of Health Services on Monday said, that those who travelled on a Vistara flight from Mumbai to Goa on March 22, which incidentally carried a COVID-19 positive patient, should report to the health authorities without delay.
2020-03-30
Category: India, Goa,National
Varanasi DM poses as commoner, catches profiteers
Varanasi, March 30 (IANS) A trader in Varanasi was caught on the wrong foot on Sunday when district magistrate Kaushal Raj Sharma and SSP Prabhakar Chaudhary went to a shop in Chetganj area to buy essential commodities, posing as a commoner.
2020-03-30
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Soap opera star John Callahan passes away after 'massive stroke'
Los Angeles, March 30 (IANS) American soap opera star John Callahan has passed away after suffering a stroke. He was 66.
2020-03-30
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Boost immunity and don't fret over pH level of coronavirus
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Amid the new coronavirus scare are several health myths going viral on social media platforms and one of those is: Improve your pH levels as "the pH for coronavirus varies from 5.5 to 8.5".
2020-03-30
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Lifestyle/Fashion
Vaishno Devi pilgrims stranded In Jammu
Jammu, March 30 (IANS) Hundreds of Vaishno Devi pilgrims from various parts of the country are stranded in Jammu due to the ongoing countrywide lockdown.
2020-03-30
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National
Vaishno Devi pilgrims stranded In Jammu
Jammu, March 30 (IANS) Hundreds of Vaishno Devi pilgrims from various parts of the country are stranded in Jammu due to the ongoing countrywide lockdown.
2020-03-30
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National
Boxer Saunders apologises for domestic violence 'advice' video
London, March 30 (IANS) WBO super middleweight world champion Billy Joe Saunders has issued an apology for a video in which he can be seen advising men how to hit their female partners during the coronavirus lockdown.
2020-03-30
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Other Sports
COVID-19 shutdown leads to sharp drop in Dhaka crime rate
Dhaka, March 30 (IANS) Due to a shutdown across Bangladesh over the coronavirus pandemic, the crime rate in the capital Dhaka has dropped sharply, a media report said on Monday.
2020-03-30
Category: International, Bangladesh,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Lockdown pushes 60.9 % Indians to pay more for essential items
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) As many as 60.9 per cent Indians divulged that they are getting essential items at higher prices pursuant to an unprecedented nation-wide shutdown, a survey revealed on Monday.
2020-03-30
Category: India, Delhi,National
US-based firm's N95 face masks decontamination tech gets FDA nod
San Francisco, March 30 (IANS) In a bid to curb shortage of critical equipment to fight the novel coronavirus, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given nod to the limited use of a technology from Ohio-based Battelle which can decontaminate N95 face masks for reuse.
2020-03-30
Category: International, Costa Rica,National
Twitter deletes videos of Bolsonaro visiting Brasilia
Brasilia, March 30 (IANS) Microblogging site Twitter has blocked two videos posted on Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's official handle showing his visit to several parts of capital Brasilia in violation of health recommendations to contain the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-30
Category: International, Brazil,Politics,Technology
John Krasinski spreads 'Some Good News' with YouTube show
Los Angeles, March 30 (IANS) Amid the coronavirus pandemic, actor John Krasinski wants to spread some good news around the world. So, he has launched a YouTube show titled "Some Good News" with his "The Office" co-star Steve Carell as a guest.
2020-03-30
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood