Vaccine by early 2020,  will take first shot if safety doubted: Vardhan

Vaccine by early 2020, will take first shot if safety doubted: Vardhan

Monday, 14 September 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

A Covid-19 vaccine is likely to be available by early next year and the Government is considering its emergency authorisation for high-risk settings, Union Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said, asserting he will take the first dosage if there is any concern over its safety.

Delhiites can now avail doorstep delivery of 100 public services

Sunday, 13 September 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

Delhiites can now avail the doorstep delivery of services such as those related to income certificates, driving license and new water connections, as the AAP government has restarted its ambitious scheme, which was in suspension for nearly five months due to the Covid-19 pandemic. According to the Government, people wanting to...

After Kangana episode, DGCA says flight to be suspended for 2 weeks if photo snapped inside

Sunday, 13 September 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

The schedule of flight on a particular route will be suspended for a period of two weeks if anyone is found doing photography inside it. It will be restored only after the airline has taken action against those violating these norms. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Saturday announced...

PLA hands over 5 ‘abducted’ Arunachal villagers to India

Sunday, 13 September 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

Five villagers from Arunachal Pradesh who went missing last week near the Chinese border were back home on Saturday after China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) handed them over to the Indian authorities. The five youth were received at Kibitu, a small town in Arunachal Pradesh’s Anjaw district, located on the Line...

Oxford, AstraZeneca to resume vaccine trial

Sunday, 13 September 2020 | PNS | London

Oxford University says trials of a coronavirus vaccine that it is developing with pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca will resume, days after being paused due to a reported side-effect in a patient in the UK. In a statement, the university said in large trials such as this “it is expected that some...

Maharashtra may surpass Russia in coronavirus count by Monday

Sunday, 13 September 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

Maharashtra may be just a State, but its overall Covid-19 tally will soon surpass Russia, which occupies the fourth place in the list of worst affected countries. While Maharashtra has a total of 10,37,000 cases as on Saturday, Russia’s tally stood at 10,57,362. Maharashtra is adding around 22,000-24,000 cases every day...

Raghuvansh Prasad Singh on ventilator

Sunday, 13 September 2020 | PTI | Patna

Former Union Minister Raghuvansh  Prasad Singh, whose recent resignation from the RJD founded and headed by Lalu Prasad has left political waters in Bihar astir, has fallen critically ill and put on a ventilator, a close aide said on Saturday. “Singh sahibs condition deteriorated considerably last night. At 11.56 pm, he...

Nadda, Nitish discuss seat-sharing, LJP

Nadda, Nitish discuss seat-sharing, LJP

Sunday, 13 September 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

Jr Paswan major challenge for senior NDA allies; Chirag will meet Amit Shah on Sept 14 in Delhi after which clarity will emerge on Bihar seat-sharing formula The BJP and the Janata Dal(U) started preliminary talks on the sharing of seats for the forthcoming Assembly polls during a two-hour meeting between...

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