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Several states insist on negative Covid-19 report

Delhi: With a sudden rise in Covid-19 cases, several state governments are insisting that people entering their respective states need to carry a Covid-19 report. This is seen as a new trend. Earlier only a couple of states insisted...

The world looks to India’s health sector: PM Modi

Delhi: India's health sector received an extraordinary allocation in Budget 2021 and India's health sector has been an example in front of the world, said the Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing a webinar on effective implementation of Budget provision...

Govt to vaccinate people above 50 from March 1

New Delhi: The Union Government has directed the states and union territories to increase administering the Covid-19 vaccination of people above the age 50. The health secretary, Rajesh Bhushan asked officials to step up the pace and also increase...

India vaccinates nearly 8 million against COVID-19

The beneficiaries of the COVID–19 vaccinations 79,67,647 as on February 13. 17 States/UTs which have not reported any new deaths in the last 24 hours are Telangana, Odisha, Jharkhand, Puducherry, Chandigarh, Nagaland, Assam, Manipur, Sikkim, Meghalaya, Ladakh (UT), Mizoram,...

Mutant strain is not so virulent says Dr Rakesh Mishra

New Delhi: According to Dr Rakesh Mishra, director of Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) the so called ‘N440K’ mutant strain of the virus is not very virulent as that of the original prevailing virus. He adds, “The...

Covaxin platform will be effective against all the mutations: Dr V Ravi

New Delhi: Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin will work against all Covid-19 mutations says, Dr V. Ravi, former dean, basic sciences, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS). It is a broad spectrum vaccine unlike other vaccines that would need to...

Tata mulls over launching Covid-19 vaccine

Mumbai: Tata Medical & Diagnostics, a newly formed subsidiary of Tata Sons that was set up in June last year in the midst of the pandemic is keen to tap the country’s Covid-19-led health requirements has started holding discussions...

Bharat Biotech clarifies who shouldn’t take Covaxin

Hyderabad: Amid raising concerns on who can take Covaxin, Bharat Biotech has come out with a fact sheet about the process involved. The company urged people to disclose health-related issues to their vaccination officer. According to the fact sheet posted...

Vaccine won’t kill you, assures AIIMS Director

New Delhi: Allaying all fears of side-effects, AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria on Monday said the coronavirus vaccines will not result in death and that there would be no side effects. The nationwide Covid vaccination drive had commenced on January 16...

Four more vaccines on way: Serum Institute

New Delhi: Even as the countrywide vaccination is underway in India, the Serum Institute of India (SII) is working on four more vaccines against the novel coronavirus, said Suresh Jadhav, executive director, SII during a webinar. Jadhav informed that...
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National skills &entrepreneurship innovation conclave concludes

  New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram: The National skills &entrepreneurship innovation conclave concluded here on Friday. The two-day virtual conclave was a huge...
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Krishna Teja is the New CEO Smart City Thiruvananthapuram and Director Kerala Tourism

Thiruvananthapuram: V R Krishna Teja Mylavarapu, an IAS officer of 2015 batch is the new Director for Kerala Tourism and he also been given...

National Skill & entrepreneurship innovation conclave gets off to a flying start

New DelhiThiruvananthapuram: A virtual Skill @ entrepreneurship innovation conclave is organized by APAC News Network in association with the Department of Labour and Skills,...

Several states insist on negative Covid-19 report

Delhi: With a sudden rise in Covid-19 cases, several state governments are insisting that people entering their respective states need to carry a Covid-19...

Teachers storm Bengaluru roads over fee cut

Bengaluru: It is rare for teachers to go on a protest on the road but thousands of teachers of private schools in Bengaluru stormed...