india

More and more people opt for vaccine

Two COVID-19 care centres set up Public response to the COVID-19 vaccination programme has improved in Tiruchi amidst an increase in the number of positive cases in the district. The number of people visiting vaccination centres has increased since April 1 when it was opened for all over the age of 45. The district administration […]

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More employment for Siddipet residents: Harish

Gram panchayats getting funds, says Minister Finance Minister T. Harish Rao said that with the establishment of IT Corridor and industrial park will provide more employment for the youth of Siddipet. Participating in several programmes at the district headquarters on Friday, Mr. Harish Rao said that as many as 12 buildings for different castes were […]

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Nod for 5 more reserved trains

The Railway Board has approved the introduction of additional five pairs of reserved weekly/bi-weekly special trains. Lokmanya Tilak Terminus-Ernakulam Junction Biweekly Superfast Duronto Special (01223) will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus on Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8.50 p.m. from March 16 to June 5 to reach Ernakulam Junction at 6.10 p.m. the next day. The pairing […]

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Two more arrested in Red Fort violence case

Two more persons, including the president of the Kashmir United Front Organisation, have been arrested in connection with the Red Fort violence case, the police said on Tuesday. Mohinder Singh (45) and Mandeep Singh (23) were nabbed with the support of Jammu and Kashmir Police, they said. “Mohinder heads the Kashmir United Front and is […]

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More DPCs will be opened: Minister

The government was prepared to open more direct purchase centres (DPCs) to procure paddy from farmers depending on need, O.S.Manian, Minister for Handlooms and Textiles, said here on Saturday. So far, 146 DPCs have been opened in this district and 1,000 bags of paddy were procured from each DPC every day, he said after inspecting […]

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288 more cases in Thiruvananthapuram

20,831 receive vaccine in capital so far The district recorded 288 COVID-19 cases and 255 recoveries as the active caseload increased marginally to 4,342 on Monday. While 3,141 people were subjected to tests, the test positivity rate increased to 9.16%. Among the fresh cases, the source of infection is unknown in 80 cases. Three imported […]

cities

As Covid cases drop, more beds lie vacant in Pune hospitals

Pune: Hospitals are seeing more vacant beds with the city reporting less number of Covid-19 critical patients. Many city doctors have observed that the second wave is highly unlikely with vaccination around the corner and the positivity rate less than 10 per cent for coronavirus. Dr Sanjeev Wavare, assistant chief of Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), […]