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Over 1.23 cr Covid-19 vaccine doses administered: Health Ministry

Over 1.23 cr Covid-19 vaccine doses administered: Health Ministry

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered to healthcare and frontline workers in the country has crossed 1.23 crore, the Health Ministry said on Wednesday.A total of 1,23,66,633 vaccine doses have been given through 2,63,224 sessions, as per the provisiona...

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CBSE reduces syllabus for Class 10 social science board exam

CBSE reduces syllabus for Class 10 social science board exam

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has reduced the syllabus for the social sciences exam by providing relief to the students of class 10 all over the country. CBSE has taken the decision of reducing the syllabus in view of providing leeway to students in the cla...

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Cong, BJP spar as Irani buys land in Amethi for house

Cong, BJP spar as Irani buys land in Amethi for house

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) After Union minister and BJP leader Smriti Irani, who breached the Congress party's strongest citadel in Amethi, registered land in Amethi to build a house, the Congress has attacked her saying the party was there long before her.The Congress has a house in Gauriganj, the di...

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Microsoft unveils new industry Clouds

Microsoft unveils new industry Clouds

San Francisco, Feb 24 (IANS) Microsoft on Wednesday launched new industry Clouds for financial services, manufacturing and nonprofit sectors.The tech giant also announced first update to Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare, and the public preview timing for Microsoft Cloud for Retail."Designed with indus...

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SC slaps Rs 5 cr fine on medical college, community service for students

SC slaps Rs 5 cr fine on medical college, community service for students

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday imposed a Rs 5 crore fine on a private medical college in Unnao for violating Medical Council of India regulations in granting admission to students.A bench of Justices L Nageswara Rao and S Ravindra Bhat said: "The Petitioner-College is direct...

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Ukrainian Health Minister visits Bharat Biotech, discusses Covaxin supplies

Ukrainian Health Minister visits Bharat Biotech, discusses Covaxin supplies

Hyderabad, Feb 24 (IANS) Ukraine's Health Minister Maksym Stepanov on Wednesday visited Bharat Biotech's manufacturing facility here and held discussions on supplies of the company's Covid-19 vaccine Covaxin for his country.A three-member led by the minister took a tour of the world-class Bio-Safety...

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Retd army personnel in support of farmers at Ghazipur border (Ld)

Retd army personnel in support of farmers at Ghazipur border (Ld)

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Retired army personnel numbering about 1000 have come out in full support of the farmers' movement at Ghazipur on the Delhi-UP border.Speaking to IANS Anurag Lathwal, who was a Naik in the Indian Army and is now National Secretary, Veterans Association of India said, "All de...

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Congress slams BJP for 'renaming' Motera stadium after PM

Congress slams BJP for 'renaming' Motera stadium after PM

New Feb 24 (IANS) After the Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad was named after Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leaders were quick to attack the BJP.Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi said,"Beautiful how the truth reveals itself.Narendra Modi stadium - Adani end-Reliance end With Jay Shah presidi...

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Renaming Motera stadium an insult to Sardar Patel: Kamal Nath

Renaming Motera stadium an insult to Sardar Patel: Kamal Nath

Bhopal, Feb 24 (IANS) After renaming of the Motera stadium at Ahmedabad in Gujarat to Narendra Modi Stadium, former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister and Congress state unit President Kamal Nath said that it is an insult to the Iron Man of India -- Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.Nath tweeted, "Those who do gr...

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Opposition RJD seeks removal of JD(U) Minister

Opposition RJD seeks removal of JD(U) Minister

Patna, Feb 24 (IANS) Following Bihar's Social Empowerment Minister Madan Sahani's statement in the Assembly, opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leaders shouted slogans demanding Sahani's removal as Cabinet Minister.The ruling Janata Dal United and the RJD on Wednesday indulged in a war of words o...

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