PTI takes no editorial responsibility for the same.) Bengaluru, Karnataka, India (NewsVoir) India has more than 500 million social media users. Yet most of these platforms are owned by companies incorporated outside India, which has spun a debate about privacy ...

BJP’s new Member of Legislative Council (MLC) Gopichand Padalkar sought to compare Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar to the novel coronavirus at a press conference, triggering sharp protests from the NCP that has sought an unconditional apology from ...

Stating that dairy farmers across the State are in dire economic straits in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, farmer leader Ajit Nawale has urged the Maharashtra government to buy greater quantities of the excess milk from them at pre-lockdown ...

The Maharashtra government on Tuesday declared the Tillari forest area in the Dodamarg and Sawantwadi range in coastal Sindhudurg district as a conservation reserve area. The total area of this forest reserve will be 29.53 square km, and it will ...

While quarantine life is the new normal for most of us in India and across the globe, brands are in the process of skewing their marketing campaigns to the ever-changing consumer behaviour on digital. One of the brands that has ...

A mobile dispensary facility, run by city-based non-profit organisation Bhartiya Jain Sanghatan (BJS) in association with automotive company Force Motors, is conducting COVID-19 testing in ‘highly-infected’ zones in Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad.The mobile doorstep dispensary, called Doctor Aplya Daari, began on ...

Problems in contact tracing in Pune’s highly infected slum clusters are contributing to the continuing spike in novel coronavirus cases in the city, district administration officials told The Hindu on Wednesday.“In the last few days, it has been observed that ...

Pune district reported a record surge of 200 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, taking the tally of active positive cases to 1,441, while five more deaths took the casualty toll to 90.“As many as 87 new cases were reported between ...

During the first four phases of the COVID-19-related lockdown, Indian women filed more domestic violence complaints than recorded in a similar period in the last 10 years. But even this unusual spurt is only the tip of the iceberg as ...

Several yoga practitioners on Sunday celebrated the International Yoga Day by practising yoga at their houses in Mangaluru and other parts of Dakshina Kannada.Yoga practitioner and teacher Gopalakrishna Delapamdy held an online yoga session with 150 fellow practitioners. His two ...