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Covid pandemic significantly impacted climate change efforts: WHO

Covid pandemic significantly impacted climate change efforts: WHO

🕔05:31, 9.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Covid-19 pandemic has slowed down climate change efforts by various countries, according to the 2021 WHO health and climate change global survey report released on Monday. The report is based on a survey conducted every three

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Coal inventory critical, India stares at power crisis this festive season

Coal inventory critical, India stares at power crisis this festive season

🕔21:08, 5.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 5  India may be staring at an acute power crisis this festive season with half of the country’s thermal power reducing generation, as coal inventories hit critically low levels while surge in power demand post the Covid-induced

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Since last year, Railways lost 1,950 employees in Covid crisis: Chairman

Since last year, Railways lost 1,950 employees in Covid crisis: Chairman

🕔20:44, 10.May 2021

New Delhi, May 10 Since the Covid pandemic hit the country last year, more than 1,950 personnel of the Indian Railways have succumbed to the virus and around 1,000 are getting infected on a daily basis, officials said here on Monday.

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MoCA clarifies all investments in health infrastructure qualify as CSR spending

MoCA clarifies all investments in health infrastructure qualify as CSR spending

🕔06:43, 6.May 2021

New Delhi, May 6  As part of efforts to quickly channelise funds for the development of the health infrastructure required to fight the Covid pandemic, the government has allowed investments in such activities to qualify as eligible corporate social responsibility

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PM Modi, EU chief discuss Covid situation in India

PM Modi, EU chief discuss Covid situation in India

🕔18:39, 3.May 2021

New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a telephonic conversation with European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Monday, and discussed the prevailing Covid-19 situation in India and the ongoing efforts to contain the second wave of

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Danish Ambassador to India Freddy Svane speaking on Denmark aid to India

Danish Ambassador to India Freddy Svane speaking on Denmark aid to India

🕔20:51, 2.May 2021 Read Full Article
Denmark to contribute 1 mn euros to India Red Cross to help India fight covid crisis

Denmark to contribute 1 mn euros to India Red Cross to help India fight covid crisis

🕔20:24, 2.May 2021

Copenhagen, May 02 Denmark today announced 1 mn euros to through International Red Cross to help India fight covid crisis. Denmark sends 53 respirators to India for use in treating COVID-19 patients. At the same time, one million euros is given

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RIL’s swift steps make it largest producer of medical Oxygen

RIL’s swift steps make it largest producer of medical Oxygen

🕔17:52, 1.May 2021

Mumbai, May 1  As India grapples with an unprecedented new wave of the Covid Pandemic, Reliance Industries has scaled up production of medical grade liquid oxygen, becoming country’s largest producer of this life-saving resource from a single location in just

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Industry more ready to invest now than before Covid: CEOs

Industry more ready to invest now than before Covid: CEOs

🕔07:43, 22.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 22  India Inc seems undeterred by the second wave of Covid pandemic and feels that the current times presents ideal investment opportunity, both for financial and industrial investors. In his address at the the 6th National Leadership

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Covid pandemic in endgame in India: Harsh Vardhan

Covid pandemic in endgame in India: Harsh Vardhan

🕔07:20, 8.Mar 2021

New Delhi, March 8  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan stated on Sunday that the Covid-19 pandemic which brought the whole world to its knees is in the endgame here in India, given that the people adhere to three steps. “We

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Pandemic, investment curbs help India reduce trade deficit with China

Pandemic, investment curbs help India reduce trade deficit with China

🕔21:27, 23.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 23  The disruptions caused by Covid pandemic and additional checks on investment helped India to reduce its widening trade deficit with China in 2020. As per official data, India’s trade deficit with China declined by 19.39 per

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Indian Railways plans to improve its operating ratio soon

Indian Railways plans to improve its operating ratio soon

🕔18:41, 5.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 5  The Indian Railways, which saw suspension of its passenger, mail and express trains for the first time in its history due to the Covid pandemic, is now hopeful to improve its operating ratio, or the balance

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India has successfully contained Covid pandemic: Harsh Vardhan

India has successfully contained Covid pandemic: Harsh Vardhan

🕔16:31, 28.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 28  With a massive decrease in the coronavirus cases, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday said India has successfully contained the pandemic. “With the ‘Whole of Government’ and ‘Whole-of-society’ approach envisaged by Prime Minister Narendra Modi,

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Chinese investment under scanner, as Govt tweaks law post Covid

Chinese investment under scanner, as Govt tweaks law post Covid

🕔11:13, 19.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 18 In a move presumably aimed at blocking China and its companies from opportunistic takeovers of Indian companies due to the Covid pandemic and subsequent crisis, India has clarified that foreign investments from countries with which India

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