COVID-19

Govt committed to provide adequate COVID-19 vaccines, says PM Modi as daily cases surge

In his interaction with governors and lieutenant governors of all states and union territories, PM Modi urged them to actively engage in ensuring that social institutions collaborate seamlessly with state governments.

Apr 14, 2021, 22:11 PM IST

COVID-19: Maharashtra task force notes Remdesivir is no life-saving drug

Maharashtra's COVID-19 task force has claimed that Remdesivir, an anti-viral drug used in coronavirus treatment is not a life-saving medicine, even as states express concern over the shortage of the medicine.

Apr 14, 2021, 21:42 PM IST

59% firms intend to give salary increments in 2021 despite COVID-19 pandemic woes: Survey

According to staffing company Genius Consultants '10th Hiring, Attrition and Compensation Trend 2021-22', with this impressive growth rate, the market is expected to be stable, and the companies will also relook at their business continuity strategy along with strengthening the workforce.

Apr 14, 2021, 20:55 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Will Corona die from home remedies? Watch Swami Ramdev Live

Corona cases are increasing rapidly in the country. India is now second in the world in terms of infection, leaving Brazil behind. Due to the increasing cases of Corona, the condition of hospitals in Delhi is also deteriorating. In this segment of Taal Thok Ke, understand Swami Ramdev's home remedies for prevention from Coronavirus.

Apr 14, 2021, 20:44 PM IST

Ensure no shortage of beds, ventilators in hospitals: UP CM Yogi Adityanath to district officials as COVID-19 cases spike

Specific instructions were given to officials of districts such as Lucknow, Prayagraj, Varanasi, Kanpur Nagar, Gorakhpur and Jhansi. The CM has also ordered the procurement of 25,000 Remdesivir injections from Gujarat.

Apr 14, 2021, 20:10 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke (Special Edition): Why is the preparation incomplete even after one year of Corona?

In this segment of Taal Thok Ke, we will discuss - Why is the preparation incomplete even after one year of Coronavirus?

Apr 14, 2021, 19:26 PM IST

Strict action against hoarding, black marketing of Remdesivir: Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday (April 14) said that those who are creating artificial shortage of the medicine will have to face strict action.

Apr 14, 2021, 19:01 PM IST

COVID-19: Mumbai Dabbawala upset due to not getting relief package

Maharashtra is most affected by Corona infection. Famous Mumbai Dabbawala that delivers tiffin service to the people in Mumbai are angry for not getting relief package amid COVID-19 crisis.

Apr 14, 2021, 18:34 PM IST

PM Modi first world leader to emphasise international unity to deal with COVID-19: FS Shringla

Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla claimed that PM Modi led from the front to form international cooperation in dealing with the COVID-19 crisis.

Apr 14, 2021, 18:33 PM IST

Touching the surface will not get you COVID, says CDC guidelines

According to CDCs latest guidelines, the chances of you catching coronavirus infection from a contaminated surface is less than one in 10,000 instances.

Apr 14, 2021, 18:24 PM IST

Cost of RT-PCR test, COVID beds revised in Uttar Pradesh, check all details here

The Uttar Pradesh medical department in an attempt to increase the COVID-19 testing in the state have come up with numerous plans, including revising price of RT-PCR tests.

Apr 14, 2021, 15:21 PM IST

IPL 2021: Big setback for DC as THIS star player tests COVID-19 positive ahead of RR clash

Delhi Capitals pacer Anrich Nortje tested positive while undergoing quarantine.

Apr 14, 2021, 15:21 PM IST

CBSE Board Exam 2021 guidelines for Class 10th students: All you need to know

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) examination for class 10th have been cancelled due to the prevailing COVID-19 situation, as per the latest notification from the government.

Apr 14, 2021, 14:48 PM IST

Ram Gopal Varma calls Kumbh Mela 'corona atom bomb', says it's a 'viral explosion'

 In a series of tweets, Ram Gopal Varma stated how a large congregation at Kumbh Mela could result in a COVID-19 surge.

Apr 14, 2021, 14:28 PM IST

Now, COVID-19 test mandatory for people entering Supreme Court premises with symptoms

According to sources, as of Saturday, over 40 members of the top court staff tested positive for Covid-19 disease. The court has more than 3,400 employees.

Apr 14, 2021, 14:17 PM IST

No door-to-door vaccination: Delhi HC rejects plea filed by final year law student

Delhi recorded over 13,500 cases of COVID-19 in last 24 hours, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Tuesday. 

Apr 14, 2021, 13:26 PM IST

Postpone CBSE Board exams: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh writes to Centre

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday (April 14) urged the Centre to postpone the upcoming CBSE board exams for class 10 and 12 in the view of rising COVID-19 cases across the country.

Apr 14, 2021, 13:17 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath tests COVID-19 positive, goes into self-isolation

The news comes hours after Uttar Pradesh's former CM and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav also contracted COVID-19.

Apr 14, 2021, 13:15 PM IST

Good news! Uber Pledges free rides to amp up Covid-19 vaccination drive in Delhi NCR

A user needs to enter a redeemable promo code '10M21V' to get a free ride to the vaccination hub in a safer and easier way. 

Apr 14, 2021, 12:58 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh declares summer vacation for Classes 1-8 from April 15 to June 13 amid COVID-19 surge

The decision has been taken keeping in mind the safety and health of students, state School Education Minister Indar Singh Parmar said on Wednesday.

Apr 14, 2021, 12:49 PM IST