Daily Newsletter

April 07,2020

Libya's east-based army kills 6 UN-backed gov't troops
TRIPOLI:The east-based army of Libya announced the killing of six troops of the UN-backed government's forces in the south of Tripoli, as the armed conflict between the two rivals continues.
US job market not in free fall, says Fed official
WASHINGTON:While a recent study showed that US unemployment rate could jump to 32 per cent due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the American job market was not in "free fall", a senior Federal Reserve official said.
Post firecrackers use during 9baje9minute activity, air quality deteriorates
NEW DELHI:The air quality index in the national capital that had been good since the Lockdown21 was enforced, witnessed a marginal deterioration on Monday, said the Centre run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR). It slipped from 'Good' to the 'Satisfactory'
Iran to gradually ease anti-coronavirus restrictions
TEHRAN:Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that the existing restrictions imposed to curb the COVID-19 spread in the country would be eased gradually in the following weeks, official IRNA news agency reported.
Corona deaths top 100 in India, 490 new cases in 12 hours
NEW DELHI:The Union Health Ministry on Monday said 109 deaths were reported across the country due to Coronavirus, and the total number of infected cases so far has risen to 4067.
J&K refutes news about dearth of equipment
SRINAGAR:The J&K Health Department has refuted news report that there is dearth of COVID-19 fighting medical equipment in the union territory. A statement issued by them said J&K has 223 ventilators, 91 in Jammu and 132 in Kashmir.
Islamabad HC declares overcrowding in jails unconstitutional
ISLAMABAD:The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has declared that overcrowding in jails was unconstitutional and ruled that a prisoner can sue the government and prison authorities for inhumane treatment during incarceration, it was reported on Monday.
London's Heathrow airport to shut 2 terminals
LONDON:London's Heathrow Airport will shut two terminals in the coming weeks due to a significant reduction in the number of passenger flights amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
531 doctors registered as volunteers to provide services in Govt. hospitals: Balbir Sidhu No Shortage of PPE kits, N95 masks & triple layer masks in Govt. Medical Colleges: DK Tiwari Punjab Police book Ludhiana resident on sedition charges for spreading hatred against state govt on FB Capt Amarinder writes to Modi, Shah to release GST arrears Manpreet Badal Spearheads Expression of Gratitude to Medics, Cops and Cleanliness Workers Punjab CM allows movement of Bees and Honey products during Covid-19 lockdown Punjab cabinet urges center for insurance of all officials deployed in fight against Covid-19 Untouchability still persists in Himachal Pradesh Religious institutes should involve in fight against COVID-19—Dr P.C.Sharma Punjab govt starts strict action against schools demanding fee during Covid-19 lockdown Seven new coronavirus positive cases were reported from Himachal Pradesh A good news after the horror of Corona as 8 samples of Baldev Singh contacts tested negative Capt Amarinder asks DDP to institute special awart for police personnel fighting against Covid-19 Punjab Govt employees to get full salary despite Corona crisis: Manpreet Badal Ex-Commandant donates Rs.5 lakh out of his pension account for Punjab CM Relief Fund Libya's east-based army kills 6 UN-backed gov't troops US job market not in free fall, says Fed official Post firecrackers use during 9baje9minute activity, air quality deteriorates Iran to gradually ease anti-coronavirus restrictions Corona deaths top 100 in India, 490 new cases in 12 hours J&K refutes news about dearth of equipment Islamabad HC declares overcrowding in jails unconstitutional London's Heathrow airport to shut 2 terminals Anti-malarial drug trial against COVID-19 to be used in Detroit hospital