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Rail coaches turned isolation wards lie vacant

New Delhi: The Indian Railways first converted hundreds of rail coaches to make 5,150 isolation wards for Covid-19 patients and...

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‘Dip in patients availing hospital emergency, OPD services’

Newe Delhi: Amid the Covid-19 crisis, the healthcare sector across the country has registered a low footfall of patients rushing...

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Education sector waits for long-delayed reforms

New Delhi: The education sector is waiting to see reforms similar to those the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Centre has...

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Goyal seeks mechanism for proper use of PM’s economic package

Commerce and Industry Minister directs officials to come up with such a mechanism.    New Delhi: The Ministry of Commerce...

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Yogi’s skill-mapping drive focuses on giving jobs to labourers returning home

New Delhi: After taking the lead in unleashing major labour reforms, the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government has initiated a...

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PM’s privatisation drive to gather pace post lockdown

New Delhi: After winning a second consecutive term last year, PM Modi had promised rapid economic development to make India...

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Bharat Biotech working on Covid-19 vaccine

New Delhi: Bharat Biotech, a country-based private firm, is aggressively working to develop and test a vaccine for Covid-19 and,...

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‘India needs to bridge increasing digital divide’

New Delhi: India needs to bridge its digital divide now more than ever, as the exponential spread of Covid-19 has...

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‘Western media biased on India’s handling of Covid-19’ crisis

New Delhi:Despite struggling to control the Covid-19 outbreak in their own countries, an analysis of western media reports on India’s...

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More states set to implement labour reforms

More states, including Congress-led Punjab and Rajasthan, are gearing up to follow the labour reform initiative kicked off by three...

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States stare at crash in revenue collection

Output data suggests that eight core sectors contracted by 6.5% in March.   The Covid-19 pandemic has led to the...

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MHRD seeks details of research projects to take on COVID-19

As per ministry officials, the Covid-19 crisis has ‘compelled us to stress on the need for innovation and research’.  ...

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Cops probing students’ ‘role’ in Delhi violence

New Delhi: The Delhi Police’s Special Cell is investigating the possible role of eight student leaders of Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI),...

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Discrepancy in virus outbreak count

‘There is no synchronisation in data presented by different institutions on their dashboards’. New Delhi: Data discrepancy on count (including...

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‘Ayurveda needs a relook amid Covid-19 crisis’

‘Ayurveda can boost immunity so the body can fight in case the virus attacks you’. While most countries, including the...

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NaMo campaign group offers graduate leadership course

New Delhi: The “Nation with NaMo”—a non-profit organisation which came into existence in 2018 to back Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s...

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Farmers face problems in harvesting rabi crops

New Delhi: Despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s stress on efforts to complete rabi crop harvesting, the shortage of labour and machinery...

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‘Congress, TMC MPs didn’t spend MPLADS fully’

New Delhi: Recently, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Central government decided to suspend the Members of Parliament Local Area Development...

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Opposition leaders support PM’s lockdown extension

New Delhi: Opposition leaders from across the country have so far supported Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s clamping of a nationwide...

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‘India using innovation as arsenal to fight coronavirus’

Two weeks ago, Dr Anthony Fauci, the top US scientist tackling the Covid-19 outbreak, had said: “Showstopper to halt the...

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ICMR exploring ways to scale up tests

New Delhi: Shifting from its earlier strategy of less number of tests, India is gearing up to conduct mass Covid-19 tests....

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World Bank to help India ready virus combat plan

Four-year strategy aims to respond and mitigate the threat from coronavirus. New Delhi: The Indian government has proposed a long-term Covid-19...

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‘WHO blocking reforms to meet global health challenges’

NEW DELHI: The World Health Organization (WHO) is facing criticism for not allowing reforms that could enable the planet’s premier...

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DU blames Delhi government of releasing inadequate funds

New Delhi: Amidst the outbreak of coronavirus, thousands of teachers and helping staff of the Delhi University’s 12 colleges that...