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Coronavirus

Wipro to reach Net-Zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2040

Business Wire IndiaWipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced its...

British Paints Says Nayi Umeedon Ke Rang Gungunaye with Their New Campaigns, Products, and Partner Empowerment Programs

Business Wire IndiaThe year 2021 led the way for new hopes and aspirations. British Paints as a brand has always been much ahead in...

MSCI Announces Strategic Alliance With Royalty Pharma to Launch Life Sciences Indexes

Business Wire IndiaMSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, announced today its...

AIIMS approves two vaccines for use in India by January

Coronavirus vaccines are ready to be used by January 2021, as two vaccine candidates have advanced to the phase 3 trials that are planned to be used in emergency situations.

States impose lockdown with certain curbs, curfews are back

The COVID-19 curve of the country is high, the speed of the coronavirus pandemic is seen to be accelerating rapidly. The laxity during the...

Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine isn’t expected to reach India anytime soon

As coronavirus cases surge across the world, with little relief in sight, the world got good news on Monday. After pouring lots of effort...

Doctors of NDMC Hospitals on strike; unpaid from past four months

Doctors and frontline healthcare workers at Delhi's Hindu Rao Hospital run by the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) have intimidated to end their services...

Who created Aarogya Setu? No info from Ministry, RTI body issues show cause notification

The National Informatics Center, which designs government websites, has reported that it has no details about who developed the Aarogya Setu app and how it was created.

Masks do not stop Covid-19 only reduces cough volume

Amidst the growing pandemic, wearing masks in public places is one among many precautionary guidelines of COVID-19 implemented by the government. These are important for the protection from the Coronavirus, however, in a recent study issued in the International Journal of Multiphase Flow, a science journal, revealed that masks cannot avoid the suspension of the contagious cough drops in the air for a long time.

WHO appreciates India for Aarogya Setu

The Covid-19 tracing app, Aarogya Setu has been praised by the World Health Organization (WHO). The Director-General Tedros Adhanom said that the application has helped the government’s health department to locate Covid infected people and expand the testing.

Amid spread of Coronavirus, Palghar district admin issues alert against spread of new ‘Congo Fever’

The Palghar administration issued an alert against a spread of the Congo fever across the Maharashtra district on Tuesday after the neighboring Gujarat districts...

Migrant Construction workers left unemployed and stranded; Government sent them back to their hometowns.

There are several other industries dependent on the construction industry in the country. Before the lockdown, there were about 18,000 projects where work was in progress and 30% of the workforce were not working due to the COVID-19 situation.