15 hours ago.New Delhi, Delhi, India
A COVID-19 patient on a stetcher waits to be allocated a bed amid a shortage in supplies due to surge in coronavirus cases in record numbers across the country. (PTI Photo)

  • "If the government wants, they can make heaven and earth meet," the Delhi HC told the Centre
  • The Centre said they passed an order listing new measures to help end the crisis 
  • The Centre suggested that the Vedanta Plant in Tamil Nadu, currently closed, should be reopened for oxygen production

16 hours ago.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Empty tankers loaded on a train wagon before being transported to collect liquid medical oxygen from Bokaro, amid shortage of the gas due to spike in coronavirus cases in Lucknow. (PTI Photo)

  • There will be no restriction on the movement of medical oxygen between states
  • Transport authorities will be directed to allow free inter-state movement of oxygen-carrying vehicles
  • Oxygen suppliers/manufacturers will not be restricted to limit their supply to hospitals in their own state/UT

New Delhi, Apr 12 (PTI) The Delhi University (DU) issued a set of guidelines with immediate effect on Monday in the wake of the rising number of coronavirus cases in the national capital.

9 April.Hooghly, West Bengal, India
Ahead of the fourth phase of West Bengal assembly elections, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee asked voters to be on guard. (PTI File Photo)

  • Central paramilitary forces on the instructions of the Amit Shah may visit villages to intimidate people: Mamata
  • "They (central forces) are working on instructions from Delhi," Mamata Banerjee said
  • Mamata called upon state police force and said, "Keep vigil and not to bow their heads before Delhi"

3 April.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Union Home Minister Amit Shah addressing a press conference in New Delhi. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Several media houses had reported on MHA's letter to the Punjab government
  • According to them, the MHA said migrant labourers from Bihar and UP were exploited and drugged in Punjab
  • MHA on Saturday termed the reporting regarding the issue as "misleading" 

23 March.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The new COVID-19 guidelines were announced on Tuesday. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Centre empowers states to impose local restrictions based on assessment of situation
  • Home ministry also also asked states to strictly enforce test-track-treat protocol
  • The guidelines were announced on Tuesday