Negligence increases the risk of spread of infection, the government said, expressing concern over visuals of crowded places with people not following COVID-19-appropriate behaviour and social distancing.
There is no scientific data so far to establish that the Delta Plus Covid variant is highly transmissible or reduces vaccine efficacy, India’s Covid Task Force chief V K Paul said
Bihar has been adjudged as the worst performer as per a report released by Niti Aayog
The government said it is examining Pfizer's request for indemnity and will take a decision in the larger interest of people and on merit.
'It will be sustained if restrictions open up systematically as the time comes,' Dr VK Paul, Member-Health, Niti Aayog said
The country's top officials said that a combination of less cautionary measures and less immunity in the population from the first wave is driving the second wave.
Niti Aayog member Dr. VK Paul on Sunday said that Remdesivir will only be administered to hospitalized, Covid-19 patients
High malnutrition persists despite surplus food; behavioral change needed, says Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar
Niti Aayog Member Ramesh Chand added that the protesting farm unions should consider the government's offer of discussing the legislation clause by clause.
While the elimination of TB seems a herculean task, India has accorded high priority for eliminating the disease by 2025, five years ahead of the SDG target.
Gujarat and Maharashtra launched several water management schemes to deal with drought and devastation. Some worked. Some didn't.
Addressing the NITI Aayog meeting, PM Modi said that the initiatives taken by the government would provide an opportunity for everyone to participate in nation-building to its full potential.
Dispelling rumours regarding the Covid-19 vaccines, officials said that they are ‘eminently safe’ and added that the jabs have no impact on fertility
If US President Joe Biden, Prime Ministers of Singapore and the UAE, and other global leaders can take the vaccine, ‘why are our politicians hesitant?’
NITI Aayog member V K Paul said concerns about adverse effects and serious problems post immunisation as of now seem to be unfounded, negligible, and insignificant
Niti Aayog flags gaps and challenges in the implementation of Poshan Abhiyan in various states
Mortality is declining and cases have come down to almost 22,000, says Dr V K Paul of Niti Aayog
It is not easy to compete against China without hard reforms, Kant said.
Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amrinder Singh submits his resignation to Governor Banwarilal Purohit at the Raj Bhavan in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
Bharatiya Kisan Union national spokesperson Rakesh Tikait addresses a public meeting of farmers at banda town in Shahjahanpur district.PTI Photo
Congress senior leader Ajay Makan along with Harish Rawat and Navjot Singh Sidhu brief the media after the CLP Meeting was over at Punjab Bhawan in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
Union Home Minister Amit Shah seeks blessings from Acharya Vidyasagar ji Maharaj in Jabalpur.PTI Photo
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi attends Drishti 2021 National Executive Meeting of the Social Media Department, in New Delhi.PTI Photo
India is poised to become a global education hub with the government introducing major policy changes
Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 50 State Private Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.
Jain to Patidar. Was caste a decisive factor in the BJP’s choice for CM during the recent change of guard in Gujarat?
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates
We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.