Tag: covid

The Trump presidency is now history. So how will it rank?

In the race to the bottom for the title of worst American president, the same few sorry names appear at the end of almost every...

New warning on vaccine supplies sparks EU concern

A warning from AstraZeneca that initial supplies of its Covid vaccinations to Europe will be lower than expected has sparked new concerns over the rollout...

Joe Biden White House atmosphere is transformed

Washington: Camped out in bare offices, President Joe Biden‘s new White House team has spent its first three days scrambling for things like binder clips...

Asian Paints: Asian Paints gained market share at cost of both organised & unorganised sectors: Amit Syngle

Going forward, we are watching the trends to decide whether we need to absorb the raw material price rise or consider hiking prices in Q4,...

RIL Q3 results analysis: Reliance Jio does most of the heavy lifting as retail biz struggles: RIL Q3 takeaways

MUMBAI: Reliance Industries, India’s largest conglomerate, showed signs of recovery in its oil-to-chemical business in the December quarter as the opening up of the economy...

Body May ‘Remember’ Prior Coronavirus Infections

FRIDAY, Jan. 22, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Previous coronavirus infections might prime the immune system to fight the new coronavirus that causes COVID-19, a new...

PM Modi seeks to dispel doubts, fears about Covid vaccines | India News

VARANASI: Amid the world’s biggest rollout of vaccination against Covid in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday sought to dispel fears on safety and...

Kids Highly Likely to Transmit COVID to Others

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 21, 2021 (HealthDay News) — While children are less susceptible to illness with the new coronavirus, they are...

India plans to export Covid vaccines to the Gulf, Myanmar, Seychelles and North African nations

NEW DELHI: After the immediate neighbourhood, Delhi is considering sending vaccines to the Gulf, North African and SE Asian countries, including Myanmar and Seychelles, as...

Tables turn as India’s female health workers get Covid jab | India News

PUNE: Jyoti Bhambure is usually the one dispensing medicine – this week she was at the receiving end, among the first in India’s million-strong force...

India within striking distance of attaining positive growth: RBI January bulletin

MUMBAI: India’s GDP is within the striking distance of attaining positive growth, the Reserve Bank said observing that the letter “V” in the V-shaped recovery...

With six months to go and COVID-19 still at large, cancellation fears cloud Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO: When the Tokyo Olympics were postponed last year, officials promised they would open in 2021 as proof of mankind’s triumph over the coronavirus. But...

Not back-door entry in DNB seats but luck of the draw, says NBE | India News

The National Board of Examination (NBE) has responded to an article in TOI about two candidates with very low ranks being given DNB seats in...

Smiles, sanitizers welcome students as schools reopen in Delhi

New Delhi: Balloons, flowers, sanitisers and smiling faces welcomed class 10 and 12 students in schools in the national capital on Monday as they returned...

India to ship Covid vaccine to neighbours | India News

NEW DELHI: India plans to ship off doses of Covid vaccine to its neighbours as part of its vaccine diplomacy in a couple of weeks....

Excise duty collection jump 48 per cent this fiscal on record hike in taxes on petrol, diesel

New Delhi: While the pandemic pummelled tax collection across the board, excise duty mop-up jumped 48 per cent in the current fiscal on the back...

Shot in the arm for health workers: From facing harassment to being among the first to get vaccine

NEW DELHI: For Biji Tomy, a nurse who received the very first COVID-19 vaccine shot at the LNJP Hospital here on Saturday, it was a...

‘This is not a game’: Global Covid virus death toll hits 2 million

MEXICO CITY: The global death toll from COVID-19 topped 2 million Friday, crossing the threshold amid a vaccine rollout so immense but so uneven that...

extraslice: Is your office requirement changing due to Covid? extraSlice might have a solution

The last decade has been a thriving period for many small businesses, entrepreneurs and startups. With the scaling technology assisting business ideas and a push...

Coronavirus Live Updates: Vaccine drive accelerates across India

!1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati urges members and workers of her party to celebrate her birthday on...

Farmers’ agitation: Bar Council of India urges people to respect judiciary

New Delhi: Amidst ongoing protest by farmers against the three controversial farm laws, Bar Council of India (BCI) on Wednesday urged them to respect the...

As vaccine rollout date nears, states gear up for phase 1

New Delhi: The states have geared up for the Covid vaccination programme to be rolled out from Saturday. ET takes a look at the preparedness...

Britain rolls out ‘act like you’ve got it’ drive amid ‘alarming’ coronavirus spike

LONDON: The UK government on Saturday began rolling out a series of stark advertisements as part of a new awareness drive that warns people to...

All about India's Covid vaccination drive

The suspense over the Covid-19 vaccination drive ended on Saturday. India’s Covid vaccination drive will begin on Jan 16, government said. The decision, the government...

Covid-19: Share of active cases in total caseload shrinks to 2.19 per cent | India News

NEW DELHI: There is a steady decline in the number of daily Covid-19 fatalities recorded in the country with less than 300 new deaths being...