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India records biggest single-day jump; 4,213 coronavirus cases in 24 hours

In biggest single-day jump, India saw over 4,000 fresh cases of novel coronavirus. While the total number of cases has climbed to 67,152, the death toll has reached 2,206. New Delhi: India recorded the biggest single-day jump in the number

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India orders coronavirus tracing app for all workers

NEW DELHI: India has ordered all public and private sector employees use a government-backed contact tracing app and maintain social distancing in offices as it begins easing some of its lockdown measures in districts less affected by the coronavirus. Prime

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Yoga based breathing can boost immunity against Covid-19, says Modi’s yoga consultant

KUALA LUMPUR: Simple deep breathing techniques along with hand stretching incorporated in yoga can help raise the immunity within our body to fight against the spread of Covid-19, said Dr H. R. Nagendra, who is Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s

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In Indian capital, riots deepen a Hindu-Muslim divide

NEW DELHI: For years, Hindus and Muslims lived and worked peacefully together in Yamuna Vihar, a densely populated Delhi district.Security force personnel stand guard in a street following Hindu-Muslim clashes triggered by a new citizenship law, in Mustafabad in the

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Delhi’s displaced scrape a living after deadly riots

NEW DELHI: Mohammed Anees fled his home in northeastern New Delhi last week as Hindu-Muslim clashes erupted in his area, escaping with his family of four to a relative’s home. He had only a few hundred rupees in his wallet,

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Journalists been attacked while reporting increases in India

NEW DELHI: Reporting in India has never been without its risks, but journalists say attacks on the media during last week’s deadly communal riots between Hindus and Muslims in New Delhi, show the situation is deteriorating. One reporter was shot

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India’s protest pit Hindus against Muslims

NEW DELHI: Mohammad Zubair was on his way home from a local mosque in northeast New Delhi when he came across a large crowd. He turned towards an underpass to avoid the commotion, it proved to be a mistake. Within

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More than a dozen killed,hundreds injured in riot during Trump’s visit

NEW DELHI: More than a dozen people have been killed and hundreds injured in clashes between opposing groups of protesters in New Delhi, hospital officials said yesterday, as riots overshadowed US President Donald Trump’s first visit to India. The clashes,

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‘Namaste Trump’: Modi holds huge rally for president’s visit

AHMEDABAD: US President Donald Trump was cheered by more than 100,000 Indians at the opening of the world’s largest cricket stadium yesterday, promising “an incredible trade deal” and “the most feared military equipment on the planet” at his biggest rally

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Another wall goes up for Trump, this time in India

AHMEDABAD: US President Donald Trump will be shielded from the sight of slums by a newly built wall when he visits the city of Ahmedabad during a visit to India this month. A senior government said the wall was being

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