India needs one million tests daily: CCMB chief | India News – Times of India

HYDERABAD: India needs to ramp up Covid-19 testing by roughly 10 times — at least one million samples daily — to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. This was stated on Monday by Rakesh Mishra, the director of the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), during a video conference with Telangana governor Tamilisai Sounderajan and others. … Read more India needs one million tests daily: CCMB chief | India News – Times of India

India needs one million tests daily: CCMB chief | India News – Times of India

HYDERABAD: India needs to ramp up Covid-19 testing by roughly 10 times — at least one million samples daily — to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. This was stated on Monday by Rakesh Mishra, the director of the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), during a video conference with Telangana governor Tamilisai Sounderajan and others. … Read more India needs one million tests daily: CCMB chief | India News – Times of India

Indian High Commission: Pakistan releases Indian officials but claims they had fake currency on them | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Two staff of the Indian high commission in Islamabad while out on official work in the Indian mission’s car were “abducted” by Pakistan agencies early morning Monday. After they were interrogated for several hours, reports emerged from Islamabad claiming they had been arrested for a road accident by the police. The two non-diplomatic … Read more Indian High Commission: Pakistan releases Indian officials but claims they had fake currency on them | India News – Times of India

delhi lockdown: Bury differences, join hands to battle Covid-19 in Delhi: Amit Shah at all-party meet | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: All political parties in Delhi should forget their differences and join hands in the Covid-19 battle of the national capital, Union home minister Amit Shah said on Monday after chairing an all-party meet. Leaders of the BJP, the Aam Aadmi Party, the Congress and the BSP attended the meeting. Shah appealed to the … Read more delhi lockdown: Bury differences, join hands to battle Covid-19 in Delhi: Amit Shah at all-party meet | India News – Times of India

‘Testing for all’, assures Amit Shah says at all-party meeting in Delhi | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Union home minister Amit Shah and Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal announced on Monday coronavirus testing will be made available to everyone in Delhi. The announcement was made at an all-party meeting to discuss the coronavirus pandemic in the National Capital Region. While chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, his deputy Manish Sisodia, and … Read more ‘Testing for all’, assures Amit Shah says at all-party meeting in Delhi | India News – Times of India

Arrogance more dangerous than ignorance: Rahul Gandhi quotes Einstein to take swipe at govt | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi took a swipe at the government using a quote of world-renowned physicist Albert Einstein on Monday, saying the only thing more dangerous than ignorance is arrogance. “This lockdown proves that: ‘The only thing more dangerous than ignorance is arrogance’,” he wrote on Twitter quoting Einstein. This lock down proves … Read more Arrogance more dangerous than ignorance: Rahul Gandhi quotes Einstein to take swipe at govt | India News – Times of India

India will sort out ‘misunderstanding’ with Nepal through dialogue: Rajnath Singh | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Asserting that the road built by India till Lipulekh Pass is very much in its territory, defence minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday that his government believed in sorting out the “misunderstanding” in relations with Nepal through dialogue. In a virtual rally for Uttarakhand, Singh underscored the deep ties between the two countries, … Read more India will sort out ‘misunderstanding’ with Nepal through dialogue: Rajnath Singh | India News – Times of India

Pakistan remains ahead in nuclear warheads, but India confident of its deterrence capability | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Pakistan continues to be slightly ahead of India in terms of the number of nuclear warheads, with China having more double the quantity, but the Indian defence establishment remains confident of its nuclear deterrence capability. The latest assessment of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), which was released on Monday, says China … Read more Pakistan remains ahead in nuclear warheads, but India confident of its deterrence capability | India News – Times of India

Amit Shah holds all-party meet on Covid-19 situation in Delhi | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Union home minister Amit Shah held a meeting with the leaders of all political parties of Delhi on Monday to discuss about the novel coronavirus situation, officials said. The meeting was held in the wake of rising coronavirus cases in Delhi. Shah apprised the leaders of four major political parties of Delhi on … Read more Amit Shah holds all-party meet on Covid-19 situation in Delhi | India News – Times of India

Two Indian high commission officials missing in Pakistan | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Two Indian High Commission officials have been missing from Islamabad, Pakistan, since Monday morning. The officials were out for an official work before they went missing. The Indian government has taken up the matter with Pak authorities, according to sources. Tensions had been building between the two countries ever since India expelled two … Read more Two Indian high commission officials missing in Pakistan | India News – Times of India