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Kejriwal government hiding COVID-19 data? Mayor claims more deaths happened than reported in official numbers

According to the official data shared by the health department, 141 fatalities were reported on April 16.

published : 5 hours ago

Delhi Police COVID-19 helpline receives 1,500 calls related to weekend curfew

The officials said that the 24x7 helpline -- 011-23469900 -- was started keeping in view the experiences gained during last year's lockdown.

published : 14 hours ago

DRDO to reopen 500 bed COVID-19 facility in Delhi soon

As for admission to the facility, "RTPCR Covid positive report and Aadhar card will be necessary."

published : 15 hours ago

Ensure labs don't have pending samples before giving them more to test: Delhi CM Kejriwal to DMs

He cautioned that a serious patient could lose his life if it takes three days for the results after sample collection for COVID-19 testing.

published : 16 hours ago

Hospitals turning away COVID patients despite bed availability will face action: Kejriwal

The Delhi government has an app that shows the number of occupied or vacant beds available at hospitals in realtime.

published : 16 hours ago

Delhi High Court Chief Justice tests COVID-19 positive

Earlier this week, three other judges of the Delhi High Court had tested COVID-19 positive and they were having mild symptoms and were in home isolation.

published : 16 hours ago

50 eligible inmates vaccinated at COVID vaccination centre established at Delhi's Rohini jail

According to officials, the COVID vaccination centre was started at the Rohini jail on Saturday with the help of District Immunization Officer (DIO), North.

published : 18 hours ago

Punjabi man arrested for passing sensitive information about Indian Army to foreign intelligence agency 

The accused conveyed details related to Indian Army personnel, Army movements, location of Army and BSF posts and bunkers on the outposts of India at India-Pakistan borders.

published : 18 hours ago

CM Kejriwal reports shortage of oxygen, Remdesivir supplies in Delhi amid 'serious and worrisome' situation

The number of COVID-19 cases is rising rapidly with 24,000 fresh cases reported in the last 24 hours, he said in an online media briefing. 

published : 19 hours ago

Jamia Millia Islamia defers PhD entrance exams amid rise in coronavirus cases 

According to a notice from JMI, the tests that were scheduled to be held on April 20, 22, 24, and April 26 will be held at a later date.

published : 19 hours ago

Delhi hospitals turning away COVID patients despite bed availability will face action, warns Sisodia

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reviewed the COVID-19 situation along with Sisodia, Health minister Satyendar Jain and top officials.

published : 21 hours ago

Red Fort violence: Delhi court grants bail to actor-activist Deep Sidhu

Special Judge Neelofer Abida Perveen granted the relief to the accused on Friday on a personal bond of Rs 30,000 and two sureties of a like amount.

published : 17 Apr 2021

Life comes to halt as weekend curfew underway in Delhi amid spiralling COVID situation

The weekend curfew aimed at breaking the chain of spiralling coronavirus infections was clamped at 10 pm on Friday and will continue till 5 am on Monday.

published : 17 Apr 2021

Banking on patriarchy

"All the debates emerging from the Netflix show about the boy’s parents demanding a ‘slim-trim and beautiful girl’ were not wrong. In Indian society, this is the reality," says Sima Taparia

published : 17 Apr 2021

Hydrate, don’t hesitate

As the days get hotter, consciously up your liquid intake and opt for fruits and vegetables with a higher water content

published : 17 Apr 2021