Declining positivity rate a ray of hope: Delhi Health Minister

Declining positivity rate a ray of hope: Delhi Health Minister

🕔19:19, 29.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 29  Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain said on Thursday that the test positivity rate for Covid-19 has been declining in the national capital, which is a ray of hope for Delhi government. “With the positivity rate dropping

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HAL chopper undergoes ship-borne trials off Chennai coast

HAL chopper undergoes ship-borne trials off Chennai coast

🕔19:18, 29.Apr 2021

Bengaluru, April 29  Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) Dhruv, developed by state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL), demonstrated deck operations in ship-borne trials off Chennai coast in collaboration with the Indian Coast Guard, the aerospace major said on Thursday. “The operational capabilities

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‘Economic dimensions in judicial decisions may help strengthen system’

‘Economic dimensions in judicial decisions may help strengthen system’

🕔19:17, 29.Apr 2021

Sonipat, April 29  Economic dimensions play a very important role in judicial decisions and can help strengthen the system, particularly in the time of a pandemic, said experts at a two-day virtual event hosted by the O.P. Jindal Global University

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Army opening hospitals for people wherever possible, force chief tells PM

Army opening hospitals for people wherever possible, force chief tells PM

🕔18:17, 29.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 29  Indian Army chief General M.M. Naravane said on Thursday that the force is opening hospitals for the local people wherever possible seeing the surge in the number of Covid-19 cases across the country. After visiting the

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First consignment of O2 concentrators from Germany arrive in India: Minister

First consignment of O2 concentrators from Germany arrive in India: Minister

🕔18:14, 29.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 29  Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Thursday said that first consignment of oxygen concentrators have arrived from Germany on an Air India flight. An oxygen concentrators, is a medical device that concentrates oxygen from ambient

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RBI to conduct OMOs worth Rs 10K cr on May 6

RBI to conduct OMOs worth Rs 10K cr on May 6

🕔18:12, 29.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 29  To pump up liquidity, the Reserve Bank of India will conduct a one-day ‘Open Market Operations’ on May 6 to simultaneous purchase and sell government securities. The OMO session will see simultaneous purchase and sale of government

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SpiceHealth deploys RT-PCR mobile testing lab, ventilators in Nagpur

SpiceHealth deploys RT-PCR mobile testing lab, ventilators in Nagpur

🕔18:11, 29.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 29  In view of the rising Covid cases in Maharashtra, SpiceHealth has deployed a RT-PCR mobile testing laboratory in Nagpur. The company has also dispatched 125 ‘SpiceOxy’ ventilators to the city. According to the company, this initiative

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TN corporates donate oxygen, food

TN corporates donate oxygen, food

🕔18:10, 29.Apr 2021

Chennai, April 29  Food products company GRB Dairy Foods Pvt Ltd on Thursday said it has donated 50 10-kg oxygen cylinders and accessories to government hospitals in Krishnagiri district in Tamil Nadu. According to GRB Dairy, its officials met the

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IIT-B tech-hack helps produce Oxygen from Nitrogen plant

IIT-B tech-hack helps produce Oxygen from Nitrogen plant

🕔18:05, 29.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 29  Creating a much-needed solution to address the shortage of medical oxygen currently facing India, the IIT-Bombay has come up with a simple tech-hack to convert a Nitrogen Unit to an Oxygen Unit, an official said here on

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Yogi govt to provide 100 days employment to 25 lakh families

Yogi govt to provide 100 days employment to 25 lakh families

🕔18:04, 29.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 29  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has charted out a plan to scale up employment under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MNREGS) by engaging gram rozgar sewaks and women workers who will ensure 100

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Yogi govt extends UP lockdown by a day

Yogi govt extends UP lockdown by a day

🕔18:02, 29.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 29 Amid surging coronavirus cases, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh, on Thursday, announced the extension of weekend lockdown in the state by one day. Weekend lockdowns were earlier imposed from Friday 8 p.m. to Monday 7 a.m.

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Oxygen Express Operations expand to Haryana & Telangana after Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Delhi

Oxygen Express Operations expand to Haryana & Telangana after Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Delhi

🕔17:57, 29.Apr 2021

Oxygen Express Operations of Indian Railways continued to bring relief to the States as its operations expanded to the States of Haryana & Telangana after Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Delhi. Continuing the momentum, there are three more trains

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Yogi govt extends UP lockdown by a day : Friday 8 p.m. to Tuesday 7 a.m

Yogi govt extends UP lockdown by a day : Friday 8 p.m. to Tuesday 7 a.m

🕔14:56, 29.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 29 (IANS) Amid surging coronavirus cases, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh, on Thursday, announced the extension of weekend lockdown in the state by one day. Weekend lockdowns were earlier imposed from Friday 8 p.m. to Monday 7

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Over 20L vaccine doses to reach states/UTs in next 3 days

Over 20L vaccine doses to reach states/UTs in next 3 days

🕔13:39, 29.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 29  Nearly 16.16 crore vaccine doses have been provided to the states and the Union Territories free of cost while additional 20 lakh doses will reach them in next three days, the Union Ministry of Health and

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‘Notify drugs for Covid treatment under Essential Commodities Act’

‘Notify drugs for Covid treatment under Essential Commodities Act’

🕔13:38, 29.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 29  Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has written to Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday suggesting that Remdesivir injection, Ivermectin tablets, Tocilizumab injection, Favipiravir Capsule, Enoxaparin injection and Dexamethasone tablet should be notified as essential commodities

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NISM, CRISIL launch certification for wealth managers

NISM, CRISIL launch certification for wealth managers

🕔13:37, 29.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 29  The National Institute of Securities Market (NISM), in collaboration with CRISIL, on Thursday launched a certification programme in wealth management. It will cover the entire lifecycle of wealth management, equipping participants with deep conceptual understanding, and ability

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Fuel prices unchanged, revisions expected post polls

Fuel prices unchanged, revisions expected post polls

🕔13:33, 29.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 29  Fuel prices in the country remained unchanged on Thursday as oil marketing companies decided to wait for state elections to get over before restarting daily revision of petrol and diesel produced in line with price movement

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India Public Cloud end-user spending to reach $4.4B in 2021

India Public Cloud end-user spending to reach $4.4B in 2021

🕔13:31, 29.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 29  The end-user spending on Public Cloud services in India will reach $4.4 billion in 2021, growing 31.4 per cent as compared to last year, a Gartner report said on Thursday. For the first time, spending on SaaS

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Most Indian corporates have protection against weakening rupee: Moody’s

Most Indian corporates have protection against weakening rupee: Moody’s

🕔13:30, 29.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 29  Most Indian companies have currency protections against a weakening rupee said Moody’s Investors Service. “Most companies have protections to limit the effect of currency fluctuations,” said Annalisa Di Chiara, a Moody’s Senior Vice President. “These include

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As China challenge looms, Biden says US will keep strong Indo-Pacific military presence

As China challenge looms, Biden says US will keep strong Indo-Pacific military presence

🕔13:20, 29.Apr 2021

New York, April 29  US President Joe Biden has said that as a deterrence to conflicts he would maintain a strong presence in the Indo-Pacific, an area where China is asserting itself aggressively. China loomed large in Biden’s address to

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