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    Stock up on oxygen, beds: Naveen

    Bhubaneswar: Echoing concern over the acute shortage of hospital beds and oxygen in other states, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Tuesday asked officials in the state to ramp up hospital beds with the oxygen system. 'Although there is no problem of beds and oxygen in the state now, still then we will have to remain prepared,' he said while holding a high-level review meeting on Covid management through...

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    Labour ministry sets up 20 control rooms to address migrant workers woes

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Labour & Employment Tuesday announced setting up of 20 control rooms to address grievances of migrant workers amid rising number of COVID-19 cases and subsequent restrictions imposed by state governments. The ministry in April last year had also set up 20 such control rooms to redress grievances of workers like non-payment of salaries. Chief...

    • 5 hrs ago
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    Biden admin acknowledges India's urgent pharma requirements; blames Act that prioritises domestic consumption

    Washington: The Biden administration has conveyed to New Delhi that it understands India's pharmaceutical requirements and promised to give the matter a due consideration, observing that the current difficulty in the export of critical raw materials needed to manufacture COVID-19 vaccines is mainly due to an Act that forces American...

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    Economic interests cannot override human lives, says Delhi HC as it orders reduction in industrial use of oxygen

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Tuesday said that economic interests can not override human lives and suggested some reduction in steel and petroleum production to divert oxygen to COVID-19 patients. A bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rekha Palli said if the lockdown continues then everything would come to a halt and therefore,...

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    Modi rules out nationwide lockdown, bats for micro-containment, vaccination to tackle COVID crisis

    New Delhi: The country is again faced with a big battle against COVID-19 and conditions will improve with the decisions taken in recent days, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Tuesday and stressed that lockdown should be the last option. In his address to the nation, Modi said the people were undergoing suffering but 'we need to fight it out with...

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    Delhi Capitals spinner Amit Mishra takes four as Mumbai Indians settle for below-par 137/9

    Chennai: Experienced leg-spinner Amit Mishra spun his web and snared four crucial wickets as Delhi Capitals restricted Mumbai Indians to a below-par 137 for 9 in their IPL game here Tuesday. Mumbai suffered a middle-order collapse on a sluggish Chepauk track after they were 67 for 2 at one stage as Delhi led by Mishra (4/24) made a spectacular comeback....

    • 6 hrs ago
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    More states opt for lockdown-like restrictions amid sharp rise in COVID-19 cases

    New Delhi: More states went for partial-to-full lockdown, night curfew and other restrictions on Tuesday India's active COVID cases crossed 20 lakh after 2,59,170 new coronavirus infections and a record 1,761 new fatalities. The Centre stressed that the next three weeks will be critical for the country reeling from the worst medical crisis as it announced a series...

    • 6 hrs ago
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    Scale up production capacity; Govt will provide all possible help: Modi tells vaccine manufacturers

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday urged vaccine manufacturers to continuously scale up their production capacity to inoculate all Indians in the shortest possible time. Interacting with vaccine manufacturers from across the country via video conferencing, Modi said the private sector will play an even more active role in the...

    • 6 hrs ago
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    Amyra Dastur unveils new poster of the track 'Wah Ji Waah'

    Mumbai: Well-known Punjabi singer Gurnazar Chattha and Bollywood actress Amyra Dastur unveiled the new poster of their upcoming track 'Wah ji waah' Tuesday. During an Instagram 'Ask me anything' session, Amyra dropped the second and latest poster of the track and wrote: 'The secret is revealed! @gurnazar_chattha and I can't wait for you to watch & hear #wahjiwaah 23rd April 2021.'...

    • 6 hrs ago
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    Exports reviving, likely to be in positive territory in FY22, says Commerce Secretary

    New Delhi: The country's exports are reviving and the shipments are expected to be in the 'solid' positive territory in this financial year, Commerce Secretary Anup Wadhawan said Tuesday. He said that exports recorded a significant contraction in April last year but gradually things started improving and the shipments have entered the positive territory. 'So,...

    • 6 hrs ago

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