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  • Gurugram: Malls, pubs, bars to offer discounts to vaccinated customers

    Gurugram: Malls, pubs, bars to offer discounts to vaccinated customers

    Jun 20, 2021, 10:44 AM IST

    A unique initiative has been taken by the owners of pubs, bars, restaurants and malls of the Cyber City in Gurugram. In this, those customers who are 'vaccinated' are given different types of offers. It includes free parking facilities, heavy discounts by big brands on certain items. The motive behind this initiative is to aware people regarding the inoculation. The malls, pubs, bars have been opened under the strict supervision of COVID-19 norms.

  • Holy dip on Ganga Dussehra cancelled in Haridwar

    Holy dip on Ganga Dussehra cancelled in Haridwar

    Jun 19, 2021, 10:23 PM IST

    In the shadow of COVID-19 pandemic, Ganga Dussehra in Haridwar has been cancelled for devotees. According to the police, the district borders will be sealed on June 20, and devotees coming from other states will not be allowed.

  • Maharashtra: Vaccination drive organised for transgender community

    Maharashtra: Vaccination drive organised for transgender community

    Jun 19, 2021, 10:40 PM IST

    A COVID-19 vaccination drive was organised for the transgender community by Thane Municipal Corporation on June 19. A total of 2,71,49,623 vaccine doses have been administered across Maharashtra.

  • 'Responsibility of every citizen to avoid COVID's 3rd wave': AIIMS Neurologist

    Jun 19, 2021, 10:15 PM IST

    Delhi All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Neurologist Dr M V Padma on June 19 said that there is a prediction of COVID-19 third wave and it's responsibility of every citizen to avoid COVID's 3rd wave

  • IndiaTV provided food to those badly hit by Covid lockdown

    IndiaTV provided food to those badly hit by Covid lockdown

    Jun 19, 2021, 08:18 PM IST

    During the Corona period, where on one hand the economy of the country suffered, on the other hand it affected the working class of the country whose livelihood dependent on daily income. Due to lack of work during the lockdown, it became difficult for them to get food. Seeing this problem, India TV under its 'Mission India' provided food to the hungry people in different cities of the country and restored their faith on humanity.

  • Political tussle in Rajasthan over welfare measures for COVID-19 orphaned children, Watch report

    Political tussle in Rajasthan over welfare measures for COVID-19 orphaned children, Watch report

    Jun 19, 2021, 04:00 PM IST

    Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot recently termed the Centre's welfare measures for children who lost their parents to COVID-19 "defective" and demanded that they be revised as they did not provide immediate relief.

  • Breaking News: Home Ministry sends letter to States over Ensuring COVID-appropriate behavior

    Breaking News: Home Ministry sends letter to States over Ensuring COVID-appropriate behavior

    Jun 19, 2021, 03:00 PM IST

    The Home Ministry has asked all States and Union Territories to keep a close watch while relaxing restrictions in a cautious manner and ensure that there is no complacency in adhering to COVID-19-appropriate behaviour and implement the test-track-treat-vaccinate strategy to contain the spread of infection.

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    Top 9 News | 'The Flying Sikh' Milkha Singh Dies At 91 Due To Post-Covid Complications

    Jun 19, 2021, 10:24 AM IST

    Legendary Indian sprinter Milkha Singh died on Friday due to post-Covid complications. He was being treated at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research.

  • Vaccination drive for construction workers launched in Mumbai

    Vaccination drive for construction workers launched in Mumbai

    Jun 17, 2021, 06:59 PM IST

    As India's vaccination drive picks up a pace not only the corporate houses but now builders have also launched a special vaccination drive for construction workers.

  • Long queues outside liquor shops as Kerala eases restrictions

    Long queues outside liquor shops as Kerala eases restrictions

    Jun 17, 2021, 01:21 PM IST

    Long queues were seen outside BevCo outlet (Kerala State Beverages Corporation) in Thiruvananthapuram as liquor outlets and bars re-opened from June 17 in Kerala.

  • COVID: Kerala eases lockdown restrictions from today

    COVID: Kerala eases lockdown restrictions from today

    Jun 17, 2021, 01:00 PM IST

    Kerala Government has decided to unlock in graded manner from June 17 after decline in daily-reported cases.

  • Business of vegetable, fruit vendors continues to struggle amid COVID

    Business of vegetable, fruit vendors continues to struggle amid COVID

    Jun 17, 2021, 12:32 PM IST

    Vegetable and Fruit Trade affected in wholesale markets in Delhi due to COVID-19. Vegetable vendors at Gazipur Sabzi Mandi said that lesser footfall of customers at the market is affecting their business.

  • Residents of Mumbai housing society allege

    Residents of Mumbai housing society allege 'vaccination scam'

    Jun 16, 2021, 04:18 PM IST

    Residents of Mumbai's Hiranandani Estate Society claimed they were the victims of an elaborate 'vaccination scam', in which they were given fake COVID-19 shots.

  • Manoj Jha slams Centre over Twitter losing Intermediary status in India

    Manoj Jha slams Centre over Twitter losing Intermediary status in India

    Jun 16, 2021, 04:06 PM IST

    Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Manoj Kumar Jha believes that government should work on priorities, the remarks came after Twitter lost its intermediary status in India. Twitter has become the first US based international platform to lose legal status in India.

  • Special vaccination drive for new mothers organised in Chennai

    Special vaccination drive for new mothers organised in Chennai

    Jun 16, 2021, 04:05 PM IST

    In a bid to fight against COVID-19, a special vaccination drive organised for mothers of newborn children in Chennai.

  • Taj Mahal, other monuments reopen today

    Taj Mahal, other monuments reopen today

    Jun 16, 2021, 02:16 PM IST

    The Taj Mahal and other centrally protected monuments reopened on June 16. These monuments were closed two months ago in the wake of COVID-19 second wave. The visitors are able to entry tickets online and no offline booking facility available. Tourist on June 16 flocked to the Taj Mahal after the decision. Strict COVID-protocols will be followed. A restriction of only 650 people at a time has also been imposed by the Agra District Magistrate Prabhu N Singh. "It's a sign of love. I came here first time after marriage with my wife. We are feeling good," a visitor said. "Taj Mahal has opened and visitors will come and it will help us in earning," a shopkeeper said. The Taj Mahal was closed on April 16 following surge in COVID -19 cases.

  • Study finds more reliable rapid tests for COVID-19

    Study finds more reliable rapid tests for COVID-19

    Jun 16, 2021, 01:46 PM IST

    During a recent study, researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) developed two rapid diagnostic tests for COVID-19 that are nearly as accurate as the gold-standard test currently used in laboratories.

  • India reports 62,224 new COVID cases in last 24 hours

    India reports 62,224 new COVID cases in last 24 hours

    Jun 16, 2021, 12:12 PM IST

    India reported 62,224 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours. The country reported 2,542 deaths in last 24 hrs, taking the toll to 3,79,573. 1,07,628 patients got recovered and discharged, taking overall recoveries to 2,83,88,100. Recovery rate increases to 95.80%, Weekly Positivity Rate drops to less than 5%. 26,19,72,014 vaccine doses have been administered across the country so far.

  • Dia Mirza raises concern over people not wearing masks

    Dia Mirza raises concern over people not wearing masks

    Jun 16, 2021, 10:26 AM IST

    Actor Dia Mirza has raised concern over people flouting COVID-19 norms following lockdown relaxations in Maharashtra.

  • Vegetable vendors at Delhi

    Vegetable vendors at Delhi's Keshopur Sabzi Mandi urge people to wear masks

    Jun 16, 2021, 10:24 AM IST

    To curb the spread of COVID-19, vegetable vendors at Delhi's Keshopur Sabzi Mandi urged people to wear masks. Many vegetable buyers were seen without masks. "We don't want to witness the earlier deadly situation. We try to convince people to wear masks," a vendor told ANI. Delhi has reported over 200 cases of COVID on June 15.