India

Maharashtra revised its air travel rules on Thursday, making seven-day institutional quarantine mandatory for travellers coming from three countries.

According to the official, 6,327 tourists had visited Kashmir in November 2020 which is way lesser than the current figure of nearly 1,27,000.

The committee has convened a meeting to discuss considering the adoption of three draft reports relating to AYUSH and health and research issues.

6 cases of corruption and extortion were filed against Singh after he wrote a letter to Maha CM Uddhav Thackeray levelling corruption and misconduct against the then Home Minister and senior NCP leader Anil Deshmukh.

Addressing a media briefing Joint Secretary of the Union Health Ministry, Lav Agarwal said that the World Health Organisation (WHO) has been studying the emerging evidence of Omicron.

The two cases of Omicron were detected through genome sequencing effort of Indian SARS-CoV-2 Genomics Consortium (INSACOG) consortium of 37 laboratories established by the Union Health Ministry.

Prime Minister directed officials to take every possible measure to ensure that people are safely evacuated and to ensure maintenance of all essential services such as Power, Telecommunications, health, drinking water etc. and that they are restored immediately in the event of any disruption.

It also slammed the Delhi government for opening schools amidst the rising pollution level in the city and asked when the government implemented work from home for adults then why children are being forced to go to school.

"When the government implemented work from home for adults then why children are being forced to go to school," the SC asked Delhi government.