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For every single Covid case reported in India, 30 cases were missed or undetected: Expert

For every single COVID-19 case reported in India, there were 30 cases that remained undetected or were missed, according to an analysis of ICMR‘s fourth...

Illegal gun licences: CBI raids 40 places, officials’ homes in Jammu and Kashmir

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Saturday conducted searches at around 40 locations across Jammu & Kashmir including the residence of senior IAS officer Shahid...

No. of districts reporting over 10% positivity rises

The number of districts reporting a test positivity rate of over 10%, a criteria used to determine the spread of Covid-19 pandemic, increased from 71...

RBI should not print money to finance fiscal deficit: Pinaki Chakraborty

The RBI should not print money to finance the fiscal deficit as it will lead to fiscal profligacy, eminent economist Pinaki Chakraborty said on Sunday,...

Petrol crosses Rs 100 in Chennai; at Rs 99 in Delhi, Kolkata

Petrol price on Friday crossed the Rs 100- per-litre mark in Chennai as well as in some places in Punjab and Kerala after fuel prices...

Delhi returned excess oxygen due to storage problems, says interim report

Even as the Delhi government continued to reiterate its demand for 700 MT of liquid medical oxygen in courts, it was returning excess oxygen or...

Delta Plus variant: Govt asks 8 states, UTs to take up immediate containment measures

The Union health ministry on Friday urged eight states and union territories to take up immediate containment measures including preventing crowds, conducting widespread testing as...

1 lakh Covid-19 tests during Kumbh festival fake: Report

(This story originally appeared in on Jun 15, 2021) Just days after a preliminary probe by the Uttarakhand health department suggested that many of the...

Sachin Pilot camp restless over not getting due in govt, closing ranks to press demands

Tensions simmered within the Congress in Rajasthan on Saturday with the Sachin Pilot camp getting increasingly restless over allegedly not being given their due in...

Delivered nearly 14,500 tonnes of medical oxygen to various states so far: Railways

The Railways has delivered nearly 14,500 tonnes of liquid medical oxygen in over 884 tankers to various states since it started its operation, the national...

Why BJP lost the battle for Bengal | India News

NEW DELHI: Having lost the battle for Bengal, BJP is yet to sit down on a formal introspection of what went wrong in their carefully...

Phase-3 vaccination: Over 86,000 received first dose on May 1

A total of 86,023 beneficiaries in the age group of 18-44 years received their first dose of COVID vaccine across 11 states on May 1,...

Over 14.19 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in India | India News

NEW DELHI: The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 14.19 crore as part of the world’s largest vaccination drive,...

Second wave of coronavirus in India: Top developments | India News

NEW DELHI: India on Sunday reported a surge of over 2.61 lakh cases, its highest daily count by far since the pandemic. The second wave...

In 2 years, drive from Delhi to Mumbai in just 12 hours | India News

NEW DELHI: Giant machines whir away as they pave the country’s longest expressway connecting the national capital with financial capital Mumbai. When it opens two...

No SOP yet, states do usual checks on kumbh returnees

Madhya Pradesh on Saturday became the first state to start quarantining people returning from the Kumbh while other Covid-sensitive states like Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh,...

RT-PCR catching all Covid variants: Government | India News

NEW DELHI: Amid concerns that RT-PCR may be failing to detect SARS-CoV-2 variants, the Centre on Friday said the test “does not miss” the variants...

Centre asks states to make rational use of medical oxygen, ensure no wastage | India News

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Thursday asked states to make rational use of medical oxygen and ensure there is no wastage while stressing that there...

India reaches new peak of 1.7 lakh Covid-19 cases | India News

India recorded another new peak in daily cases with 1,70,195 fresh infections detected on Sunday, an 11.6% jump from the previous day’s tally of over...

Five states account for over 72% of country’s total active Covid-19 cases: Govt | India News

NEW DELHI: Five states – Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, and Kerala – cumulatively account for 72.23 % of the country’s total active Covid-19 cases...

Six states contribute to 87 per cent of new Covid-19 cases in India | India News

NEW DELHI: The ministry of health and family welfare on Monday said six states in India continue to report an increased number of daily new...

Congress in deep financial crisis, sends out SOS | India News

NEW DELHI: The post-2014 political marginalisation of Congress seems to have come to a head with the party hitting a serious financial crunch and sending...

BJP plans to reach out to khap leaders in western Uttar Pradesh

The BJP is planning to reach out to khap (community) leaders in western Uttar Pradesh in an attempt to contain the spiralling agitation led by...

US, Indian Army soldiers celebrate Basant Panchami in Rajasthan

JAIPUR: Amid the 16th edition of the Indo-US joint military exercise ‘Yudh Abhyas‘, at Mahajan Field Firing Ranges (MFFR) at Bikaner in Rajasthan), there was...

Second dose of anti-coronavirus vaccine to be administered to healthcare workers from Feb 13

New Delhi: The second dose of anti-coronavirus vaccine will be administered to healthcare workers from February 13, the Centre said on Thursday, highlighting that 45...