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PM Reviews Medical Oxygen Stocks As India Looks To Import Amid Shortage

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 17:08
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was today briefed about the efforts being made by the government to import medical grade oxygen to bridge the demand-supply gap amid a massive surge of coronavirus cases...
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"Respected POTUS...": Serum Institute's Adar Poonawalla Makes A Request

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 16:26
Serum Institute CEO Adar Poonawalla on Friday urged US President Joe Biden to lift an embargo on export of raw materials needed for the production of the Covishield coronavirus vaccine in India
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Top Seer At Kumbh Mela In Haridwar Dies Of COVID-19

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 16:12
A seer has died from COVID-19 and 80 other holy men have tested positive after attending a vast religious festival where millions of pilgrims have been ignoring Covid-19 advice despite a national...
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Blog: Riding The Second COVID-19 Wave - What Will It Take?

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 16:12
This current COVID-19 wave is already devastating the economy, families, and individuals.
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UK Finds 77 Cases Of COVID-19 Variant First Found In India

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 16:00
UK health authorities have identified 77 cases of the highly infectious B.1.617 variant of coronavirus which causes COVID-19, first found in India, and has designated it a Variant Under Investigation...
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"One Day, I'll Become Telangana Chief Minister": Jagan Reddy's Sister

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 15:55
YS Sharmila, the sister of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, was forcibly moved by Telangana Police on Thursday evening, during her protest at a park in Hyderabad.
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Tamil Actor Vivekh Hospitalised After Suffering Cardiac Arrest

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 15:15
The 59-year-old actor has been put on ECMO support
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BS Yediyurappa Tests Positive, Second Time In Months, Hospitalised

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 15:07
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa today tweeted to say that he had tested positive for the novel coronavirus. In a brief post on Twitter, Mr Yediyurappa said that he was fine but had been...
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WhatsApp Online Status Feature Could Let Anyone to Stalk You. Here's How

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 14:44
WhatsApp is found to have a flaw that could allow third parties to stalk users by exploiting its default online status feature.
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Kartik Aaryan Dropped From Dharma Productions' 'Dostana 2': Sources

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 14:33
Sources say that the producers had to take this decision because Kartik Aaryan has been acting difficult with the makers
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IPL 2021: AS Rahman Dedicates This Song From Lagaan To MS Dhoni

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 14:29
IPL 2021: Oscar-winning composer AR Rahman has dedicated 'Chale Chalo' song from the movie Lagaan to Chennai Super Kings (CSK) skipper MS Dhoni
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"Strong Evidence" Covid Predominantly Spreads Through Air: Lancet

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 14:03
A new assessment in the medical journal Lancet has found "consistent, strong evidence" that the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes COVID-19, is predominantly transmitted through the air.
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Pak Orders "Complete Blocking" Of Social Media Temporarily After Protests

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 13:44
The Pakistan government on Friday ordered an hours-long shut down of social media and instant messaging platforms, after days of violent anti-France protests.
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Sunday Lockdown In UP, Rs 10,000 Fine For Second Mask Violation

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 13:40
Those caught without a mask in Uttar Pradesh can face a fine of up to Rs 10,000, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath ordered today as part of new tougher rules to fight Covid in the state. The state has...
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Indian-Origin Mathematician Found Dead, Neighbours Saw Strange Behaviour

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 13:33
The body of a 31-year-old Indian-origin mathematician working with cryptocurrency and artificial intelligence was found floating in the Hudson River in New York, according to a media report which...
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"Unimaginable Ammonia Levels": Delhi Water Board's SOS To Supreme Court

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 13:27
The Supreme Court will today hear a petition filed by the Delhi Jal Board against the Haryana government on the water crisis in the national capital. The bench has listed the matter for hearing at 2...
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Review: 'Ajeeb Daastaans' Is Neatly Crafted And Exquisitely Acted

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 12:44
Ajeeb Daastaans Review: One of the four shorts that make up the anthology - Neeraj Ghaywan's Geeli Pucchi (Sloppy Kisses) - is a film of exceptional quality.
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Sundar Pichai On New Google Earth Feature: "24 Million Photos, 37 Years"

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 12:25
In what is being viewed as the biggest update to Google Earth in the last four years, the new "Timelapse feature" has compiled 24 million satellite photos from the past 37 years "into an interactive...
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Monsoon To Be Normal This Season, Says Government

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 12:08
Monsoon in the country this year will be "normal", the government said today in its forecast of the four-month rainfall season in the country.
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Covid Is Deadlier in Brazil Than India And No One Knows Why

NDTV Top News - Fri, 04/16/2021 - 12:05
Facing a sudden surge in coronavirus infections, India is once again home to the world's second-largest outbreak, overtaking Brazil after the latter moved ahead in March.
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