May 07, 2021 07:51 AM IST
"Our people, our businesses, and our entire government are working together to provide COVID-19 relief for the people of India and we will continue our efforts to help around the world," he said on Thursday.
- May 07, 2021 07:24 AM IST
Coronavirus India News Live Updates: No lockdown will be imposed in Telangana, says CM K Chandrasekhar Rao
- May 06, 2021 10:49 PM IST
Bengaluru urban district alone reported 23,706 fresh infections and 139 fatalities.
- May 06, 2021 10:32 PM IST
Maharashtra's COVID-19 recovery rate currently stood at 85.54 per cent, while the fatality rate was 1.49 per cent, the official said.
- May 06, 2021 07:52 PM IST
Experts say India has a considerable knowledge base on vaccine platforms such as whole virion vaccines (inactivated or live virus), viral vectors and recombinant proteins. Here the patent waiver may not be of much help.
- May 06, 2021 07:19 PM IST
For those who advertise only in this premier sporting extravaganza, there can be no compromise. There will be very few clients who would agree to adjust in other properties because IPL is expensive. There is nothing in India that matches their rate
- May 06, 2021 07:16 PM IST
The maximum rates for Patient Transport Ambulance (PTA), Basic Life Support Ambulance (BLS), and Advanced Life Support Ambulance (ALS) have been fixed at Rs 1,500/km, Rs 2,000/km, and Rs 4,000/km, respectively.
- May 06, 2021 06:01 PM IST
The vaccine developed by Russia’s Gamaleya Institute is 79.4 percent effective against COVID-19, according to the RDIF. Sputnik Light will cost under $10 per dose and has been earmarked for export.
- May 06, 2021 04:54 PM IST
So, like many other companies, Zoom is also looking at an eventual return to the workplace. Eric Yuan is exploring the idea of a system where employees will be asked to report to work twice a week and work from home on the remaining days.
- May 06, 2021 02:38 PM IST
Northeast Delhi has 600 containment zones closely followed by East Delhi (504) which has the lowest number of such zones.
- May 06, 2021 02:36 PM IST
The sudden and steep surge in the number of coronavirus cases – the highest-ever 4,12,262 new infections and a record 3,980 daily death toll in a day – has swamped the health system, which seemed to have collapsed.
- May 06, 2021 02:32 PM IST
India's COVID crisis shows no sign of slowing. The country has reported new cases above 3 lakh per day for two weeks straight, though experts think the true number is likely to be far higher, it said.
- May 06, 2021 02:21 PM IST
Vaccines experts are particularly curious to see CureVac’s results because its shot has an important advantage over the other RNA vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech.
- May 06, 2021 02:07 PM IST
Nepal faces rising infections as India's outbreak spreads across South Asia. Nepal urgently needs at least 1.6 million AstraZeneca's (AZN.L) COVID-19 vaccine doses to administer second shots as the Himalayan country is recording a surge in new coronavirus cases.
- May 06, 2021 01:37 PM IST
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen stressed that Europe's priority would be to boost global supplies, and implicitly criticised the US and the UK for limiting COVID-19 vaccine exports.
- May 06, 2021 01:30 PM IST
Bold measures will be required to emerge stronger from the crisis, said the report, ''State of Working India 2021: One Year of Covid-19,'' released on Wednesday by Azim Premji University.
- May 06, 2021 01:27 PM IST
Till date, the company has supplied over 1,000 tonne of liquid medical oxygen (LMO) to various health centres in nine states of India, a company spokesperson said.
- May 06, 2021 01:21 PM IST
Delhi residents can apply online at Delhi.gov.in to get oxygen supply at home for COVID-19 positive patients.
- May 06, 2021 01:20 PM IST
Condolences poured in for the Rashtriya Lok Dal Chief after his son Jayant Chaudhary confirmed his demise on Twitter.
- May 06, 2021 01:17 PM IST
In all, 3,000 oxygen concentrators have been received as global aid to support the Central government's efforts and that of the states and Union Territories in their collective fight against the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, it said in a statement.
- May 06, 2021 12:57 PM IST
“It is unlikely that auctions will happen this year and will get postponed. The focus currently is on keeping networks stable,” a senior government official said.
- May 06, 2021 12:56 PM IST
The Civil Aviation Authority on Thursday said that travellers from India will not be allowed to disembark in Sri Lanka. The decision has been taken as the coronavirus continues to spread rapidly in India.
- May 06, 2021 12:55 PM IST
The apex court, while staying contempt proceedings initiated by Delhi High Court against central government officials for non-compliance of direction to supply 700 MT of oxygen to Delhi, had sought an answer from the Centre on Thursday morning.
- May 06, 2021 12:51 PM IST
Ram Mohan Mishra, Secretary, Women and Child Development (WCD) Ministry will implement the scheme in partnership with state governments and union territory administrations
- May 06, 2021 12:36 PM IST
Many campaigns lose momentum by week three. The break could provide marketers with an opportunity to create a second burst when play resumes. But there’s a big IF.