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Suspected Covid-19 patients arrive at a government hospital for tests in New Delhi | Photo: Kamal Kishore | PTI

Delhi records highest single-day spike of 792 Covid-19 cases, total reaches 15,257

In a bulletin issued Wednesday, the Delhi health department said the death toll due to Covid-19 infection has risen to 303.
File image of Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli | Photo: PTI

Not Nepal map, the real conflict is within KP Oli’s Communist Party

Fissures are visible in Nepal Communist Party and the government in Kathmandu. Sooner or later, parties supporting PM Oli will press their demand for a change in leadership.
Workers at Nehru Park said that people started coming to the park after 3 May | Photo: Manisha Mondal | ThePrint

Delhi opens some of its parks and gardens, but no yoga & open gym allowed for now

The parks will remain opened only for specific hours, from 7 am to 10 am and from 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm every day.
A girl cries as she couldn't spot her parents at the crowded screening centre in New Delhi's Chhatarpur. She found them later. | Photo: Manisha Mondal | ThePrint

Hundreds of migrants in queue at Delhi’s Chhatarpur, all desperate for a ticket home

With a very limited number of seats available on Shramik Special trains, the crowd outside a screening centre in Chhatarpur is increasing, leading to chaos.
water cooler

New Delhi railway station doesn’t have a water cooler with ‘Who is Hussain’ written on it

The photograph is from 2018 and the water coolers were installed at the Raipur railway station by an NGO named 'Who is Hussain'.
Workers spray disinfectants on a police barricade near Bengali Market, in New Delhi on 9 April 2020

Coronavirus cases rise to 1,707 in New Delhi after 67 fresh cases reported on Friday

With 4 more fatalities reported, the death toll from Covid-19 in Delhi has jumped to 42, while the number of containment zones were increased to 68.
Workers spray disinfectants on a police barricade near Bengali Market, in New Delhi on 9 April 2020

Delhi’s Bengali Market sweet shop owner booked for housing workers in ‘unhygienic conditions’

Police say the 35 workers found on the rooftop of the sweet shop in Delhi's Bengali Market area are being shifted to a shelter.
Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to hold meeting with local MPs on coronavirus via video call

The total number of Covid-19 cases in the national capital rose to 576 Tuesday, with 51 fresh cases and two deaths being reported in a day.
A view of Delhi's Central Vista

Govt notifies land use change for Rs 20,000-crore Delhi power corridor revamp plan

Over 86-acre area currently earmarked for recreational or public and semi-public facilities will now be used to build new Parliament House, other govt buildings.
Ambulance carrying the bodies of the 16 December convicts at Ravidas camp in New Delhi

This is what happened in the last moments as 16 Dec rapists walked towards the gallows

Akshay, Pawan and Mukesh spent the night staring at the ceiling, Vinay drew pictures of god. He gave one to the jail superintendent just before the hanging.

On Camera

Salon workers don face shields to serve a customer in the 'Unlock 1' phase of the Covid-19 lockdown | Photo: ANI

India can build the boat as it sails rough Covid crisis waters, but should know where to go

The govt needs to prepare in detail for all eventualities, and not seek refuge in ‘uncertainty’. It should trust and seek active public support.

40 Covid apps across India: Lack of coordination or needed for micro-management?

India now has nearly 40 Covid-19 apps, including Aarogya Setu. The purpose of these apps range from contact tracing to providing health information and issuing e-passes.

Defence

Ladakh shows Modi is risking relations with China by getting too close to Trump

India-China border tensions must be seen in the backdrop of Beijing’s deteriorating international relations during the coronavirus outbreak, experts say.

The Chinese are so predictable, Modi & Shah should’ve seen them coming on 5 August 2019

India should’ve anticipated the Chinese appearance in Ladakh, even the timing of it, when the status of Jammu & Kashmir was changed.