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ICMR asks states to share data of genome sequencing of SARS CoV2 virus

New Delhi, April 16 -- The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has asked states to share the data of genome sequencing of SARS CoV2 virus to ascertain if the current surge in covid-19 cases in s... Read More


Delhi, Maharastra see highest-ever one-day Covid spike since beginning of pandemic: 10 updates

New Delhi, April 16 -- Delhi and Maharashtra today registered their highest ever single-day spike in Covid-19 cases, according to government data. This comes amid the second wave of the Covid-19 pande... Read More


PPF account maturity period should be lowered, SBI report suggests

New Delhi, April 16 -- The government recently rolled backed the the steep interest rate cut on small saving schemes such as PPF and NSC, saying it was an oversight. Economists at India's biggest bank... Read More


Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala tests positive for Covid-19

New Delhi, April 16 -- Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala has tested positive for Covid-19. "I have tested positive for COVID-19 today morning. Anyone who has come in contact with me in the last ... Read More


Centre should start vaccination centres at protest sites, farmer unions demand

New Delhi, April 16 -- An umbrella body of agitating farmer unions, the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) has demanded that the Centre start vaccination centres and provide related facilities at the protest... Read More


Kumbh Mela 2021: 30 sadhus in Haridwar test Covid-19 positive

Haridwar, April 16 -- Amidst the ongoing Kumbh in Haridwar, 30 sadhus in the city have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, said the Chief Medical Officer on Friday. Speaking to ANI, Haridwar C... Read More


Coronavirus update: Deaths surge over 1100 as India reports over 2.17 lakh cases in a day

New Delhi, April 16 -- India reported over 2 lakh new COVID-19 cases and more than 1,100 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Health Ministry on Friday. In the last 24 hours, 1,185 COV... Read More


Gold prices are up 6% in the past 15 days; is it the start of another rally?

New Delhi, April 16 -- After witnessing a correction gold prices have again started its upward trajectory. In the last 15 days The MCX spot gold prices have surged around 6% to Rs.46,648 per 10 grams.... Read More


Noida to increase random COVID testing of people commuting to Delhi

New Delhi, April 16 -- Amid a surge in COVID-19 cases in Uttar Pradesh, the Gautam Buddh Nagar district administration has decided to increase the number of random coronavirus tests for people commuti... Read More


Covid-19 surge: Govt offices give relaxations to employees from attending office

New Delhi, April 16 -- In the wake of recent Covid situation, various government offices have given relaxations to the employees from attending office, up to a certain level, and have asked them to fo... Read More