Tag: nationwide lockdown

Luxury car sales witness sharp fall in 2020, worst decline as lockdowns take toll on demand

NEW DELHI: Luxury car sales in India fell by about 40% in 2020, their steepest decline, as the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of...

View: NSE lies the head that’s prepared

Covid-19 has resulted in a paradigm shift in the way businesses operate. Before India went on a nationwide lockdown from March 25, Covid cases in...

Like Kerala, Karnataka to build transit homes for migrants

BENGALURU: Karnataka is set to emulate Kerala in building transit homes for migrant workers. The move, prompted by reverse migration during the nationwide lockdown, is...

Opposition seems to have lost its sting during pandemic, but the ruling party is consolidating its base

Pradyut Bordoloi and Gaurav Gogoi, members of Parliament from Assam, failed to catch the last flight from Delhi to Guwahati on March 24. Until the...

Digital payment transactions in India rise 23% between June 3-July 2: Report

NEW DELHI: Digital payment transaction saw a 23 per cent jump in the past one month, signalling a rebound after the decline seen during the...

Covid-19: Anger grows against Modi govt among workers hit hardest by lockdown | India News

NEW DELHI: For the first time since Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi swept to power six years ago, signs are emerging that his seemingly unshakable...

Covid-19 not ‘exploded’ in India but risk remains: WHO expert

UNITED NATIONS: The coronavirus disease has not “exploded” in India, but the risk of that happening remains as the country moves towards unlocking its nationwide...

Govt plans survey in worst-hit Mumbai, Delhi & Ahmedabad

New Delhi: India plans to conduct surveys in New Delhi, Mumbai and Ahmedabad – among the cities worst-hit by Covid-19 where an alarming growth in...

States/UTs issue guidelines for Unlock 1.0 | India News

NEW DELHI: As the Centre eased restrictions across the country with Unlock 1.0, the state governments have come up with their own revised guidelines to...

migrant workers: 4 crore migrant workers in India; 75 lakh return home so far: MHA

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Saturday said around four crore migrant labourers are engaged in various works in different parts of the country and so...

Dharavi man who died hosted 10 Tablighi Jamaat members

Dharavi’s first Covid-19 positive case has a likely link to the Tablighi Jamaat markaz in Delhi. The police investigation into the contacts of the 56-year-old...