Tackling Covid-19: Helicopter money & bold reforms
A bold set of measures is needed from the Narendra Modi government to tame the coronavirus...
BJP activates cadre to deal with coronavirus lockdown challenges
Before the Covid-19 outbreak, the party had used its cadre from the booth co...
The Economic Times newspaper is back in Mumbai and Pune
The Prime Minister has repeatedly spoken of media as an essential service, and severa...
In chat with CMs, PM Modi may stress on contact tracing
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be holding his second video-conference with chief m...
CM Amarinder Singh ask PM to allow companies to use CSR funds to aid Covid-19 victims
In a letter to the Prime Minister, Captain Amarinder on Wednesday asked him to direct the Ministry of Corporate Affairs to include CM Relief Fund in the list of CSR activities in the Companies Act-2013 in national interest. This step would immensely help the state Government to meet the challenge of COVID-19 pandemic more effectively.
Open your health centres to poor: PM Narendra Modi to welfare bodies
PM Modi told spiritual leaders to help counter superstitions and misinformation. PM stressed on the importance of giving medical and scientific advice and also recalled Mahatma Gandhi’s statement that serving the poor and downtrodden is the best way to serve the nation.
Singapore, South Korea, key suppliers of Covid-19 gear
Japan in the list too; Singapore donates 30,000 testing kits: Officials
View: Lockdown keeps outbreak manageable, but there will be hardship ahead
While the government must do everything within its power to assist the poor, especially those at risk of losing their livelihood and shelter, citizens also need to understand that the government lacks the magic wand that can make all hardship go away.
Sino-India ties will emerge stronger, scale new heights after COVID-19 pandemic: China
On April 1, 1950, India became the first non-Communist country in Asia to establish diplomatic relations with the People's Republic of China (PRC). "First of all, Congratulations! Because today marks the 70th anniversary of the bilateral diplomatic ties between China and India," Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying told a media briefing here.
Coronavirus pandemic: PM Modi to hold video conference tomorrow with all Chief Ministers
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a video conference with all the Chief Ministers of the states on Thursday over COVID-19. Earlier, the...
Sonia Gandhi asks PM Modi to give 21 days' wages in advance to MGNREGA workers
In her letter to the prime minister, Gandhi said a large number of rural poor are without work and around 8 crore MGNREGA workers are devoid of an alternative source of income due to the countrywide lockdown, thus, they should be paid money in advance to tide over the current crisis.
Track medical advances, help source equipment: PM Narendra Modi to Indian envoys
In a video-conference with the heads of India’s embassies and high commissions on Monday, the PM complimented the envoys for their evacuation efforts. He also told them to ensure their own health and safety, and that of their teams and families.
India lockdown day 07 wrap: What all happened
We have successfully put up with a week of lockdown and ET Online hopes these daily wraps have helped you at least a little in keeping up wi...
India keeps its BS-VI date amid lockdown
India will keep its date with ultra-clean Bharat Stage-VI (BS-VI) fuels today (April 1), leapfrogging from BS-IV amidst slump in demand and constraints on movement in the last five weeks due to the spread of coronavirus and the countrywide lockdown.
Anupama Nadella donates another Rs 2 cr to Covid-19 fight, this time for PM Modi's fund
In a tweet, V-P Venkaiah Naidu thanked Mrs Nadella for showing solidarity with Indians at this hour.
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