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Denmark begins gradual reopening with ‘Corona passport’

Denmark begins gradual reopening with ‘Corona passport’

🕔12:17, 7.Apr 2021

Copenhagen, April 7 Danish authorities have started the gradual reopening of the country amid the pandemic with the ‘Corona passport’, which will officially document a negative Covid-19 test taken within the last 72 hours, a previous infection during the past

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Goa may make Covid-19 negative test compulsory for visitors

Goa may make Covid-19 negative test compulsory for visitors

🕔21:16, 22.Mar 2021

Panaji, March 22 (IANS) Visitors to Goa may soon have to carry Covid-19 negative certificates or get themselves tested on arrival at the state’s only airport, Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said, adding that neighbouring states like Karnataka and Maharashtra have also

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PM Modi wishes Pak counterpart Imran speedy recovery from Covid

PM Modi wishes Pak counterpart Imran speedy recovery from Covid

🕔01:39, 21.Mar 2021

New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday wished speedy recovery to his Pakistan counterpart Imran Khan, who has tested positive for the novel coronavirus or Covid-19 pandemic. As the news came out that the 68-year-old former cricketer-turned-politician

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World won’t finish with Covid-19 by end-2021: WHO

World won’t finish with Covid-19 by end-2021: WHO

🕔10:43, 2.Mar 2021

Geneva, March 2  The World Health Organization (WHO) said that it is “unrealistic” to expect the Covid-19 pandemic to be over by the end of 2021. “I think it will be very premature, and I think unrealistic, to think that

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India’s Universally Inclusive fight against COVID-19 will successfully combat this pandemic: Dr Jitendra Singh

India’s Universally Inclusive fight against COVID-19 will successfully combat this pandemic: Dr Jitendra Singh

🕔18:18, 24.Feb 2021

Dr. Jitendra Singh delivers valedictory address attwo-Day India-Maldives Workshop on Good Governance Practices in a Pandemic 1350 participants including permanent secretaries attend the Workshop New Delhi, 24 FEB 2021: Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER),

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Allow companies to vaccinate employees: CII

Allow companies to vaccinate employees: CII

🕔15:39, 18.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 18  CII has asked the government to allow companies to vaccinate their employees and family members for Covid 19. CII asked the government to consider industry participation in ramping up the vaccination programme. “It is suggested that

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Joe Biden’s to-do list on Day One of Presidency

Joe Biden’s to-do list on Day One of Presidency

🕔14:57, 20.Jan 2021

New York, Jan 20  Day One of Joe Biden’s presidency will kick off with a rash of executive orders. Covid-19 will overshadow everything else for the first 100 days but subsumed within will be efforts to push forward quick fixes

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Explore innovative ways to make govt offices paperless: Prez

Explore innovative ways to make govt offices paperless: Prez

🕔15:20, 30.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 30  President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday advocated exploration of innovative solutions to make government offices run in paperless and contactless mode for the safety of every citizen amid the Covid-19 pandemic. He said that it will

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Adieu – 2020

Adieu – 2020

🕔16:41, 26.Dec 2020

In a few days’ time, the year 2020 will draw to a close. We all stand today eagerly awaiting to bid goodbye to this “cursed year” and welcome 2021 with immense hope and enthusiasm.  The current year has been one

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Govt releases detailed guidelines for mass vaccination drive

Govt releases detailed guidelines for mass vaccination drive

🕔07:05, 15.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 15  From vaccinating 100-200 people during each session per day, to monitoring them for 30 minutes for any adverse event, using Covid Vaccine Intelligence Network to track beneficiaries, the Central government has released a set of detailed

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SII, Bharat Biotech asked to submit more data for vaccine’s emergency approval

SII, Bharat Biotech asked to submit more data for vaccine’s emergency approval

🕔06:47, 10.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 10  The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation’s Subject Expert Committee on Wednesday asked the Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech to submit more data and information to get emergency use authorisation (EUA) for their Covid-19 vaccine

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WHO chief scientist hails ‘incremental’ basis of scientific progress

WHO chief scientist hails ‘incremental’ basis of scientific progress

🕔07:22, 5.Dec 2020

United Nations, Dec 5  As the world awaits the first wave of Covid-19 vaccinations, the chief scientist at the World Health Organization (WHO), hailed the “incremental” nature of scientific progress that launched the record breaking speed at which the first

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NHPC issues offers of appointment boosting employment hopes amidst Covid-19

NHPC issues offers of appointment boosting employment hopes amidst Covid-19

🕔20:20, 28.Nov 2020

In a major positive development amidst the ongoing Covid-19 crisis, NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company issued 59 offers of appointment letters for various Trainee Engineer/ Trainee Officer posts. The issue of appointment letters by NHPC is a high morale

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Delhi reports 121 Covid deaths in 24 hours; Nov toll 1,950

Delhi reports 121 Covid deaths in 24 hours; Nov toll 1,950

🕔07:08, 24.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 23 As the national capital recorded 121 fatalities due to Covid-19 on Monday, the second-highest so far, the number of deaths in November alone has reached 1,950, pushing the overall toll to 8,512. However, on a positive note,

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BHARAT PETROLEUM WINS “EXCELLENCE IN CRISIS” AWARD FOR ITS EFFORT DURING COVID 19

BHARAT PETROLEUM WINS “EXCELLENCE IN CRISIS” AWARD FOR ITS EFFORT DURING COVID 19

🕔20:22, 19.Nov 2020

Bharat Petroleum recently won the “EXCELLENCE IN CRISIS” award instituted by IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality Award (RBNQA) Trust.  This award recognises and showcases the excellent work done by organisations during challenging times. “EXCELLENCE IN CRISIS” award set up by

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Covid Alarm: Experts call for reimposing curbs in Delhi

Covid Alarm: Experts call for reimposing curbs in Delhi

🕔19:49, 19.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) With Covid cases increasing rapidly in the national capital, the health experts are of the view that the Kejriwal government need to reimpose restrictions or impose a partial lockdown in the city to contain the Covid

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Delhi shatters record for Covid deaths with 131 fatalities

Delhi shatters record for Covid deaths with 131 fatalities

🕔07:02, 19.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 19 As the wrath of the Covid-19 pandemic continued to grapple the national capital, it reported the highest single-day fatalities on Wednesday at 131, taking its overall death toll to 7,943, while 7,486 new cases out of the

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Delhi markets may shut, only 50 people in capital weddings

Delhi markets may shut, only 50 people in capital weddings

🕔15:30, 17.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 17  Amid unprecedented surge in Covid-19 cases in Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday announced that markets may be shut once again as a precautionary measure and only 50 people will be allowed in weddings not

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Normalcy may return by winter 2021, says Covid vaccine creator

Normalcy may return by winter 2021, says Covid vaccine creator

🕔18:01, 15.Nov 2020

London, Nov 15 Normalcy from the Covid era can only be expected by next year’s winter as any Covid vaccine will take to show its effect and will not immediately reduce the number of infections, as per the co-developer of

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‘Time extension grant to CGDs players only a temporary breathe’

‘Time extension grant to CGDs players only a temporary breathe’

🕔17:52, 15.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 15  Centre’s time extension grant to City Gas Distribution (CGD) players for setting up projects will provide only a temporary breather to these companies, rating agency ICRA has said. Notably, the order was given in the hindsight

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