Follow Us:
Saturday, May 21, 2022



Constantly review data of new Covid cases: Centre to states

March 24, 2022 1:09 am

Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan told chief secretaries of the states that restrictions and relaxations should be taken after proper analysis of the local situation, including emergence of new clusters, case positivity, the geographical spread of cases, and hospital infrastructure preparedness.

West Bengal to introduce open-air classes to steer clear of Covid infection

January 24, 2022 10:14 am

Students will also be motivated to participate in extracurricular activities such as elocution and painting, which will also take place as part of the open air classes.

UK PM Johnson's staff partied as queen mourned death of husband

January 14, 2022 6:01 pm

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's staff partied in Downing Street last year as Queen Elizabeth mourned her husband, a time when ordinary people were unable to bid farewell to dying relatives due to COVID protocols.

Jamia Hamdard launches MSc Medical Virology course in view of Covid-19

August 09, 2021 6:57 pm

The course structure has been designed to provide the students with hands-on training in the latest technologies, while inculcating strong theoretical knowledge of the subject matter.

Why we need to count the Covid dead

July 20, 2021 8:13 am

Abhishek Anand, Justin Sandefur, Arvind Subramanian write: Confronting the scale of the tragedy will help India draw lessons and etch them deep into the nation’s collective consciousness to foster a ‘never again’ resolve

Mamata flags vaccine shortage, asks Centre to ramp up supply

July 16, 2021 2:56 am

Banerjee wrote to the PM that West Bengal needs 11.5 crore vaccine doses to cover all the people above 18 years of age in the state.

Supreme Court deadline looming, govt to rope in CSC, private players for migrant registration

July 13, 2021 3:41 am

The Labour and Employment Ministry had in December sought help from other ministries to build a new database for migrant workers and others in the unorganised sector, which it had then hope to operationalise by this June.

BJP to go to next assembly polls with achievements of Uttarakhand, central governments: Tirath

May 24, 2021 2:55 pm

The emphasis currently is on preparing to deal effectively with the third wave of the pandemic, Tirath Singh Rawat said.

Pune company develops AR app that teaches people how to set up Oxygen cylinder at home

May 24, 2021 8:13 am

The ‘Oxygen cylinder setup guide’ app, available on both iOS and Android platforms, has been developed by DesignTech, an engineering services and solutions company based in Pune.

Para-athlete Suvarna Raj writes to Delhi CM, seeks vaccination of specially abled at their residences

May 23, 2021 10:42 am

Raj said that she had been reaching out to hospitals to arrange for vaccination for the community on a priority basis but “they refused as they were not permitted to give vaccines to anyone without an appointment”.