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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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Delhi reports highest single-day spike of 8,593 Covid cases

Delhi reports highest single-day spike of 8,593 Covid cases

🕔07:27, 12.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 12  Covid-19 figures shattered all records in the national capital on Wednesday as it reported a whopping 8,593 new cases, the highest in a day so far, and an all-time high positivity rate of 13.40 per cent,

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Delhi reports highest single-day spike of 7,830 Covid cases

Delhi reports highest single-day spike of 7,830 Covid cases

🕔06:18, 11.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 11  The number of Covid-19 cases shattered all records in the national capital as it reported as many as 7,830 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday and an all-time high positivity rate of 13.26 per cent, while 83

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Delhi records highest single-day spike of 6,842 Covid cases

Delhi records highest single-day spike of 6,842 Covid cases

🕔08:29, 5.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 5  The national capital on Wednesday recorded yet another highest single-day spike of 6,842 Covid-19 cases, taking Delhi’s overall coronavirus tally to 4,09,938. The capital city had witnessed a single-day spike of 6,725 infections on Tuesday and

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Delhi records highest single-day spike of 6,725 Covid cases

Delhi records highest single-day spike of 6,725 Covid cases

🕔06:53, 4.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 4  The national capital on Tuesday reported the highest single-day spike of 6,725 Covid-19 cases, taking the total tally to 4,03,096. The capital city had witnessed a slight decrease in cases with 4,001 new infections on Monday

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Scientists identify 7 ‘forms of disease’ in mild Covid-19

Scientists identify 7 ‘forms of disease’ in mild Covid-19

🕔14:37, 3.Nov 2020

London, Nov 3  Researchers have shown that there are ‘seven forms of disease in mild Covid-19’ that leaves behind significant changes in the immune system, even after 10 weeks of contracting the infection. They identified seven groups of symptoms as:

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Covid deaths dip below 500/day as India’s tally at 82.7L

Covid deaths dip below 500/day as India’s tally at 82.7L

🕔10:12, 3.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 3  With a fresh spike of 38,310 coronavirus infections and 490 deaths in 24 hours, India’s tally on Tuesday rose to 82,67,623, said the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Out of the total Covid-19 cases,

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Lung scans for stroke patients can detect Covid early: Study

Lung scans for stroke patients can detect Covid early: Study

🕔18:19, 2.Nov 2020

New York, Nov 2  Researchers have now claimed that computed tomography angiogram (CTA) scans may offer fast and early detection of Covid-19 in acute ischemic stroke (AIS) patients. The study, published in the journal Stroke, a journal of the American

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