23.6 C
Guwahati
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Home National

National

Third phase of COVID-19 is inevitable, says Principal Scientific Advisor to Centre

Principal Scientific Advisor to Centre K Vijay Raghavan on Wednesday said that the "third phase" of the COVID-19 is inevitable. Vijay Raghavan, while briefing the...

Cabinet approves free foodgrain under PMGKAY for 2 months

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the allocation of additional foodgrain to NFSA beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (Phase III) for...

Mamata Banerjee takes oath as West Bengal CM for third consecutive term

Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday took oath as the Chief Minister of West Bengal for the third consecutive term. She was...

India registers over 3.82 lakh new COVID-19 cases, 3,780 fatalities

India registered 3,82,315 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, said the union health ministry on Wednesday morning. With this, the cumulative count...

COVID-19: Facebook launches in-app vaccine finder tool in India

American technology conglomerate Facebook has partnered with the Indian government to roll out a vaccine finder tool on its mobile app in India, which...

Over 4 lakh beneficiaries of age group 18-44 vaccinated so far in third phase

More than four lakh beneficiaries, belonging to the age group of 18-44 years have been vaccinated till date since the third phase of the...

Boxing Federation of India’s Executive Director RK Sacheti dies battling COVID-19

Boxing Federation of India’s (BFI) Executive-Director Raj Kumar Sacheti who was suffering from Covid-19, has passed away. Along with being BFI Executive-Director, Sacheti was IOA’s...

India registers 3.57 lakh new COVID-19 cases, 3,449 deaths

India registered a slight dip in COVID-19 cases as it registered 3,57,229 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, informed the union health...

Nearly 60 lakh vaccine doses in addition will be received by states/UTs in next...

An additional 60 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses will be received by the states/union territories in the next three days, the central government informed on...

Consider lockdown to curb spread of COVID-19: Supreme Court tells Centre, states

Amid an exponential rise in the number of COVID-19 cases, the Supreme Court has urged the Centre and states to consider imposing a lockdown...