Coronavirus Outbreak: Singer Pink says she initially tested positive, donates $500K each to two emergency funds
Pink tested positive for the coronavirus after accessing tests through a primary care physician
Centre declares Kerala floods ‘Level-3’ calamity; demand to call it ‘national disaster’ either ignorance or mischief
A Level-3 tag for the Kerala floods means that the Centre must help the state with its personnel and funds, which the Narendra Modi government has already begun to do.
Mamata Banerjee writes to Narendra Modi, urges him to allow corporates to contribute to CM relief fund through CSR
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to consider the contribution of business houses to the chief minister's relief funds (CMRF) as money spent on corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities.
With Jammu & Kashmir seeing the worst floods in decades and lakhs of people still stranded and desperate for help, state governments across the nation have stepped up efforts to pledge support and aid to the flood-ravaged valley. The latest to offer help are Jammu and Kashmir's neighbours Punjab and Haryana.
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Tuesday announced Rs ten crore for relief works for the flood-affected people in Jammu and Kashmir, besides supply of dry ration and boats.
Officials said Chouhan met Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) V S Sampath and apprised him about the natural calamity that has hit the farmers of the state and put forth the reasons for requirement to disburse relief funds at a time when the model code of conduct is in force in view of the Lok Sabha polls in the country.