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Crowd gathering doesn't lead to repeal of laws: Tomar

Crowd gathering doesn't lead to repeal of laws: Tomar

New Delhi: Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Sunday reiterated that the Centre was ready to talk to the farmers protesting against the new agriculture laws, and said that mere gathering of crowd does not lead to revocation of legislations.He urged the agitating farm unions to tell the governmen...

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Crowd gathering doesn't lead to repeal of laws: Tomar

Crowd gathering doesn't lead to repeal of laws: Tomar

New Delhi: Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Sunday reiterated that the Centre was ready to talk to the farmers protesting against the new agriculture laws, and said that mere gathering of crowd does not lead to revocation of legislations.He urged the agitating farm unions to tell the governmen...

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India reports 13,193 new COVID-19 cases

India reports 13,193 new COVID-19 cases

New Delhi: As many as 13,193 new COVID-19 cases and 97 deaths were reported in the country in the last 24 hours, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) said on Friday. With the new cases, the coronavirus tally in the country has reached 1,09,63,394 including 1,39,542 active cas...

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Vaccine reluctance: What options do we have?

Vaccine reluctance: What options do we have?

A month into India’s vaccination drive, when the earliest recipients are due for their booster shots, it appears the numbers of eligible frontline workers showing up to get inoculated is only reducing. Experts are concerned that this could affect the rate at which we achieve herd immunity.There was ...

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Vaccine reluctance: What options do we have?

Vaccine reluctance: What options do we have?

A month into India’s vaccination drive, when the earliest recipients are due for their booster shots, it appears the numbers of eligible frontline workers showing up to get inoculated is only reducing. Experts are concerned that this could affect the rate at which we achieve herd immunity.There was ...

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1 in 3 adults anxious, depressed due to pandemic: Study

1 in 3 adults anxious, depressed due to pandemic: Study

Singapore: One in every three adults, particularly women, younger adults and those of lower socioeconomic status, are experiencing psychological distress related to Covid-19, a new study suggests.The study, published in the journal PLOS ONE, indicates that women are more likely to experience psychol...

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16 oppn parties to boycott President's Parliament address

16 oppn parties to boycott President's Parliament address

New Delhi: Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday said that 16 opposition political parties will be boycotting President Ram Nath Kovind's address that will be delivered on Friday, the first day of the budget session of Parliament. The parties have demanded an impartial investigation into inci...

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China records lowest economic growth in 45 years

China records lowest economic growth in 45 years

China has recorded the lowest economic growth in four decades as it grew by 2.3 per cent according to the latest data provided by the National Bureau of Statistics on Monday. The statistics bureau cited that the reason behind a slow economic growth was due to the coronavirus pandemic. South Chi...

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‘Don’t cause me pain’: Rajinikanth asks fans not to ask him to join politics

‘Don’t cause me pain’: Rajinikanth asks fans not to ask him to join politics

Chennai: A day after thousands of Rajinikanth's fans organised rallies asking him to rethink his decision about entering politics, Superstar Rajinikanth said it causes him pain, a day and urged his fans not to protest anymore."Some of my fans along with expelled cadres of Rajini Makkal Mandram have ...

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COVID-19 vaccines in next few days, says Harsh Vardhan

COVID-19 vaccines in next few days, says Harsh Vardhan

Chennai: COVID-19 vaccines could be made available to "our countrymen" as early as the "next few days",  Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan said today.The government has ensured that every detail of the vaccination programme is conveyed to the people, from the national level to the grassroo...

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