Over 15 cr vaccine doses still available with states: Health Ministry

Over 15 cr vaccine doses still available with states: Health Ministry

🕔17:14, 5.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) More than 15.54 crore balance and unutilized Covid-19 vaccine doses are still available with the states and UTs to be administered, said Union Health Ministry on Friday. The exact number of unutilized Covid vaccine doses available

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UGC NET exams from Nov 20 to Dec 5: NTA

UGC NET exams from Nov 20 to Dec 5: NTA

🕔17:12, 5.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) The University Grants Commission’s National Eligibility Test (NET) examinations will be held from November 20 to December 5, the National Testing Agency (NTA) said on Friday. This time, the examinations for December 2020 and June 2021

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A less noisy Diwali, but pollution level remains alarming in Taj city

A less noisy Diwali, but pollution level remains alarming in Taj city

🕔17:11, 5.Nov 2021

Agra, Nov 5  Restrictions on firecrackers temporarily helped bring the noise pollution level down in Agra, but the two-hour window neutralized the gains made in the preceding two days. Air pollution levels caused by dust, vehicular emissions, and fireworks plus

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Half the world’s fossil fuel assets will be worthless by 2036

Half the world’s fossil fuel assets will be worthless by 2036

🕔17:09, 5.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 5  About half of the world’s fossil fuel assets will be worthless by 2036 under a net-zero transition, The Guardian reported. It highlights the risk of producing far more oil and gas than required for future demand,

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RS asks MPs to settle TA bills to clear Air India’s dues

RS asks MPs to settle TA bills to clear Air India’s dues

🕔17:08, 5.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha has asked its members to settle their air travel bills at earliest to clear the dues of Air India. The Upper House’s Secretariat in its letter to the members said that ‘Air India

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Google Cloud invests $1 bn in derivatives marketplace CME Group

Google Cloud invests $1 bn in derivatives marketplace CME Group

🕔17:06, 5.Nov 2021

San Francisco, Nov 5 (IANS) Google Cloud has announced to invest $1 billion in CME Group, the world’s leading derivatives marketplace, as part of a 10-year strategic partnership between the two companies. The move will help accelerate CME Group’s move to

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Weekly storage of natural gas in US up: EIA

Weekly storage of natural gas in US up: EIA

🕔17:04, 5.Nov 2021

Houston, Nov 5 (IANS) Working gas storage in the contiguous United States was 3,611 billion cubic feet (bcf) in the week ending October 29, a net increase of 63 bcf from the previous week, the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) said

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Invest at scale in coastal communities’ resilience: Guterres on Tsunami Awareness Day

Invest at scale in coastal communities’ resilience: Guterres on Tsunami Awareness Day

🕔17:03, 5.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 5  Rising sea levels caused by the climate emergency will further exacerbate the destructive power of tsunamis, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on World Tsunami Awareness Day on Friday. “(Therefore) we must limit warming to

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NBCC HANDED OVER PENDING FLATS TO HOMEBUYERS ON THE OCCASION OF DHANTERAS

NBCC HANDED OVER PENDING FLATS TO HOMEBUYERS ON THE OCCASION OF DHANTERAS

🕔16:56, 5.Nov 2021

New Delhi,Nov 05: On the festive occasion of Diwali, NBCC offered the Letter of possession to the homebuyers for their long-awaited dream homes in a holy ceremony held at Centurian Park project in Greater Noida on 02.11.2021. The possession letters

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PM unveils the statue of Adi Shankaracharya in Kedarnath

PM unveils the statue of Adi Shankaracharya in Kedarnath

🕔14:37, 5.Nov 2021

PM lays foundation stones and dedicates to the Nation various development projects in Kedarnath “Some experiences are so supernatural, so infinite that they cannot be expressed in words this is how I feel at Baba Kedarnath Dham” “Adi Shankaracharya’s life

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Human brain cells not infected by Covid virus: Study

Human brain cells not infected by Covid virus: Study

🕔12:12, 5.Nov 2021

London, Nov 4 (IANS) An international team of researchers has, in a new study, claimed that SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19, does not infect human brain cells, raising hopes that Covid-related damage to sense of smell may be more superficial

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Investors exposed to $59bn of climate risk from coal firms on Mumbai exchange

Investors exposed to $59bn of climate risk from coal firms on Mumbai exchange

🕔11:25, 5.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) A whopping $110 billion of coal plants owned by listed Asian utilities could become uneconomic as the world takes action to meet climate targets, and more than half the risk is concentrated in 10 companies, finds

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UP further cuts tax; petrol, diesel cheaper by Rs 12 per litre

UP further cuts tax; petrol, diesel cheaper by Rs 12 per litre

🕔10:59, 5.Nov 2021

Lucknow, Nov 4 (IANS) Hours after the Centre announced reduction in excise duty on fuel, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh also took a decision to further slash fuel prices. Diesel and petrol in Uttar Pradesh will now be cheaper

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Bengal Panchayat Minister Subrata Mukherjee passes away

Bengal Panchayat Minister Subrata Mukherjee passes away

🕔10:14, 5.Nov 2021

Kolkata, Nov 5 (IANS) West Bengal Panchayat Minister and former Mayor of Kolkata Municipal Corporation Subrata Mukherjee died at a city hospital on Thursday evening. He was 76. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who considered Mukherjee to be her political mentor, rushed

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‘Healthy rivers, fish and fishers’ theme for India Rivers Week 2021

‘Healthy rivers, fish and fishers’ theme for India Rivers Week 2021

🕔10:11, 5.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) Rivers, fish and fisherfolks – an equation that happily co-existed for centuries was disturbed due to “development”, majorly over the last half century. Once the free-flowing and unpolluted rivers had a healthy riverine ecosystem with a

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Delhi’s air quality deteriorates to ‘severe’ on Diwali night

Delhi’s air quality deteriorates to ‘severe’ on Diwali night

🕔10:08, 5.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) Delhi’s Air Quality Index (AQI) reached the “severe” category on Diwali night on Thursday with majority of the city’s areas seeing the index well above the 400 level, according to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).

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Glasgow summit consigning coal to history

Glasgow summit consigning coal to history

🕔10:05, 5.Nov 2021

Glasgow, Nov 5 (IANS) Coal is being consigned to history on Thursday at the UN climate change summit (COP26), as countries, banks, and organisations move away from the single biggest contributor to climate change. A just transition to clean energy and

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Tens of thousands expected in Glasgow on Saturday as climate protests go global

Tens of thousands expected in Glasgow on Saturday as climate protests go global

🕔10:02, 5.Nov 2021

Glasgow, Nov 5 (IANS) Over 200 simultaneous events are set to take place as part of a ‘Global Day of Action for Climate Justice’ this Saturday — with a march through Glasgow expected to attract tens of thousands of people. The

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UK approves world’s first oral pill against Covid

UK approves world’s first oral pill against Covid

🕔10:00, 5.Nov 2021

Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) The UK’s medicines regulator on Thursday approved Merck’s molnupiravir — the world’s first oral antiviral medicine against Covid-19, which can halve the risk of hospitalisation or death for patients with mild or moderate cases of the infectious

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Quake recorded in Kutch, PM Modi calls up Gujarat CM

Quake recorded in Kutch, PM Modi calls up Gujarat CM

🕔09:58, 5.Nov 2021

Gandhinagar, Nov 5 (IANS) An earthquake of 4.8 magnitude was recorded in Gujarat’s Kutch on Thursday afternoon. Prime Minister Narendra Modi called up Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel to take stock of the situation, and was informed that there were no injuries

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