Nepal army developing own track route

Nepal army developing own track route

Monday, 25 May 2020 | PTI | Pithoragarh

The Nepalese  army is developing in their territory a track route parallel to the Indian border to reach their high-altitude villages of Tinkar and Changru to minimise their citizens' dependence on an Indian track route, said an Indian official. "The track route to Changru from Sunsera village of Nepal is being...

Remdesivir’s initial trial shows its efficacy in fighting corona

Monday, 25 May 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

The preliminary results of the trial of the Gilead Sciences Inc's Remdesivir, the first drug cleared for the treatment of Coronavirus, has been found to be effective on patients who need extra oxygen but are not dependent on ventilators or heart-lung bypass machines, according to a report in the New...

Al Qaeda ditches Pakistan on Kashmir

Monday, 25 May 2020 | Rakesh K Singh | New Delhi

After Taliban, the Al Qaeda has now ditched Pakistan on the Kashmir issue by not even mentioning the region in a document circulated to top leadership of the global terror outfit. The document titled "The Way Forward:  A Word of Advice on the Coronavirus Pandemic" and circulated by Al Qaeda Central...

Min says 4 of 14 vaccines may enter trial stage within 5 months

Monday, 25 May 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said that at least four of the 14 candidate vaccines for novel coronavirus in the country may enter the clinical trial stage within five months. However, he cautioned that it is too early to expect any vaccine against the disease because there is...

MHA issues revised travel guidelines for intn’l arrivals, persons stranded in India

Monday, 25 May 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

The Union Home Ministry on Sunday issued revised guidelines for the international arrivals and persons stranded in India for travelling to their country or having visa to a particular country. Indians having visa to a foreign country would also be allowed to travel. The new guidelines are basically issued for those...

Cong seeks probe into use of ‘poor’ ventilator

Monday, 25 May 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

The Congress on Sunday demanded a judicial probe into the use of a ventilator on Covid-19 patients in Gujarat that, it said, has not been approved by the DCGI. It alleged the mortality rate was highest at the hospital where these machines were installed. The party alleged that the low...

Maha CM hits out at BJP for politicising crisis, says lockdown to be lifted gradually

Monday, 25 May 2020 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

Hitting out at the Opposition BJP for its efforts to indulge in politics over the coronavirus crisis, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said  here on Sunday that his Government would lift the lockdown gradually as it did not want crowds in public places which would compel the Government to re-impose...

Sikkim reports 1st corona case

Monday, 25 May 2020 | IANS | Gangtok

The Himalayan state of Sikkim reported its first coronavirus case when a 25-year-old student who returned from Delhi tested positive, a senior official said on Sunday. Sikkim Health Secretary Pempa T. Bhutia said that the swab sample of the student was sent to North Bengal Medical College and Hospital in Siliguri...

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1.52L students avail CM Medhavi Vidyarthi Yojana

25 May 2020 | Staff Reporter | Lucknow

Governor, CM greet people of MP on occasion of Id-ul-Fitr

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