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Kerala extends COVID-19 regulations till July 2021; Week-long lockdown comes into force in Thiruvananthapuram

The Kerala government has amended the State Epidemic Disease Ordinance to extend the Covid-control regulations  till July 2021. This means, people will have to wear masks, maintain social distancing and avoid large gatherings till July 2021. The District Collectors have been instructed to ensure due compliance of the regulations. Meanwhile, […]

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PM Modi reviews progress of Indian Council of Agricultural Research

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has exhorted that traditional knowledge of Indian communities should be coupled with technology and skill sets of youth and Agriculture graduates to translate the full potential of Indian Agriculture in transforming rural areas. Reviewing the progress of agriculture research, extension and education in India through videoconference […]

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More than 25 crore saplings to be planted in Uttar Pradesh today

More than 25 crore saplings will be planted under the ‘Mission Vriksharopan-2020’ across Uttar Pradesh today. This record plantation in a single day will be carried out with people’s participation and inter-departmental coordination. AIR correspondent reports that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will inaugurate the ‘MissionVriksharopan-2020’ in Kukarel forest in capital city […]

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ICMR defends move to fast-track clinical trial of COVID-19 vaccine; Says process is in accordance with globally accepted norms

Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has asserted that it is acting in accordance with the globally accepted norms to fast-track vaccine development for diseases of pandemic potential. It said, it is important to promote indigenous vaccine development while ensuring safety, quality, ethics and adherence to all regulatory requirement.  ICMR and […]

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Govt postpones JEE, NEET exams in view of COVID-19

Union Government has postponed medical and engineering entrance examinations NEET and JEE in view of COVID-19 pandemic. Now, Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Main examination will be held from 1st to 6th September this year while JEE advanced exam on 27th of September. National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) will be held on […]

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