U.S disease experts on Sunday said that the world needs the cooperation of the Chinese government to trace the origins of Covid-19 and prevent future pandemic threats. Scott Gottlieb, a commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration in the Trump administration and a member of the board of Pfizer Inc. said that the information regarding the theory that the SARS-CoV-2 ...

On the seventh anniversary of the Narendra Modi dispensation at the Centre, crores of BJP karyakartas will fan out in one lakh villages across India to do service work. The ruling party is celebrating the day as “Seva Diwas” in a virtual way as the country reels from a deadly second wave of coronavirus. BJP President JP Nadda wished heartiest ...

The Modi government on Saturday announced a special “PM-CARES for Children” scheme for all children who have lost both parents, the surviving parent, legal guardians, or adoptive parents to Covid-19, which will include financial assistance for each child till he/she reaches 18. The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister to discuss and deliberate on steps which ...

Chennai: Amid the ongoing scuffle between the Indian Medical Association and Baba Ramdev, IMA chief Dr. JA Jayalal said that it will consider taking back the police complaints lodged against yoga guru Ramdev along with the defamation notice sent to him once he withdraws his remarks against COVID-19 vaccines and modern medicine. He also said that the association had nothing ...

Major social media companies including Google, WhatsApp, and Facebook have submitted compliance details with the IT Ministry Twitter as per the requirement of the new digital rules. However, Twitter is yet to follow the norms, a Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) source said. Twitter has not sent details of their Chief Compliance Officer for the India market — a ...

New Delhi: The government is expectant of a speedy launch of the single-dose Sputnik Light vaccine in India. For this, all the stakeholders including the Russian manufacturer and its Indian partners are directed to fast-track the process and regulatory approval procedures for the dose to boost the country’s vaccination drive program. As informed by the Drugs Controller General of India ...

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday declared that Uttar Pradesh is now in the Covid ‘safe zone’ during his state-wide tour of Covid-hit districts. He claimed that his government was able to successfully blunt the second wave of Covid-19 and is now preparing for the third wave. During his visit to Deoria, Adityanath said that in Deoria, the ...

NEW DELHI: Baba Ramdev, who had earlier courted controversy with his remarks on allegedly defaming allopathy and modern scientific medicines, has yet again gone viral. A new video of the yoga guru went viral on Wednesday in which he can be heard saying that no one’s father can arrest him…but they are making noise…arrest Ramdev, Thug Ramdev…They are following trends ...

Lucknow:  UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath yesterday summoned the opposition parties of practising duplicity over the anti-Covid vaccination. He took a dig at the political leaders who had opposed the vaccine earlier but are now rushing to get them free of cost. While visiting Saifai in Etawah district, the home town of former CM Akhilesh Yadav, the chief minister’s remarks ...

Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday said in a tweet that the Janta Curfew imposed in the state to contain coronavirus disease (Covid-19) will be lifted from June 1. The CM announced the beginning of the ‘unlock’ phase because of the decrease in the positivity rate in the state to around 4%. Chouhan added that an infection ...