PM Modi calls Andhra CM, discuss on COVID-19 containing measures

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], May 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Thursday and discussed the spread of COVID-19, and measures being taken to contain it.

Updated: May 06, 2021 22:06 IST

PM Modi, Boris Johnson's summit has 'truly redefined' India-UK ties: Jaishankar

London [UK], May 6 (ANI): The recent virtual summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his British counterpart Boris Johnson has "truly redefined" contours of the India and UK relationship, said External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday, adding that the roadmap agreed during the meeting will guide policymakers in an expansion of ties between the two nations.

Updated: May 06, 2021 22:07 IST

'Saturday Night Live': Elon Musk says cast has been 'awesome' as he preps for hosting

Washington [US], May 6 (ANI): Despite rumours that 'Saturday Night Live' cast members are upset over Elon Musk hosting the show this week, the SpaceX founder tells us everyone has 'been awesome so far!'

Updated: May 06, 2021 21:54 IST

COVID beds should be allocated within 3 hours, take action if delay: Andhra CM instructs officials

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], May 6 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday held a review meeting on the prevailing situation and containing COVID and vaccination across the state and directed the officials to increase the availability of beds for COVID treatment.

Updated: May 06, 2021 21:46 IST

La Liga: 'Motivated' Messi is vital for Barcelona, says Gaizka Mendieta

Madrid [Spain], May 6 (ANI): Former footballer Gaizka Mendieta feels Argentine striker Lionel Messi's return to form has boosted Barcelona's prospects of the La Liga title.

Updated: May 06, 2021 21:46 IST

Ramping up vaccine production, TRIPS waiver to figure prominently in India-EU summit

New Delhi [India], May 6 (ANI): Ramping up global production of vaccines, removing hindrances in supply chains and TRIPS waiver will be part of discussion between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and EU leaders on Saturday during the India-EU summit, EU officials have said.

Updated: May 06, 2021 21:51 IST

Khalsa Aid providing free oxygen concentrators to COVID positive patients in Delhi-NCR region

New Delhi [India], May 6 (ANI): As COVID-19 continue to ravage the country, Khalsa Aid, an international humanitarian relief organization, has extended help in this time of crisis and is providing free oxygen concentrators to COVID positive patients in the Delhi-NCR region.

Updated: May 06, 2021 20:53 IST

NGO run by YSRCP leader donates 2 ambulances with oxygen kits for COVID-19 patients

Srikakulam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], May 6 (ANI): An non-governmental organisation (NG), run by former MLA and Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) leader Piriya Sairaj, donated two ambulances with oxygen kits for COVID-19 patients in Ichchapuram assembly constituency.

Updated: May 06, 2021 20:53 IST

Twitter rolls out larger image previews on iOS, Android

California [US], May 6 (ANI): Micro-blogging site Twitter has recently introduced bigger image previews on iOS and Android.

Updated: May 06, 2021 20:48 IST

CBI registers case against proprietor of Tamil Nadu-based pvt company for Rs 3.42 cr TDS refund fraud

New Delhi [India], May 6 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against a Proprietor of a Tamil Nadu-based private company (an approved Income Tax E-Return Intermediary) and others including unknown private persons and public servants, based on a complaint from Income Tax Department.

Updated: May 06, 2021 20:45 IST