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Ramping production of Remdesivir to meet demand: Pharma firms

PTI New Delhi Several manufacturers of Remdesivir, that is being used in treatment of COVID-19, said...

Goa casino owner held in Karnataka

BENGALURU: The CBI has arrested an RBI official and a JD-S leader K C Veerendra, who also owns a casino in Goa, in connection...

Peace is the prerequisite for progress: Naidu

PTI Jammu Jammu and Kashmir is an integral part of India, and the country is capable...

Six cities rated 5-star, Indore retains cleanest city tag

New Delhi: Indore, Ambikapur, Navi Mumbai, Surat, Rajkot and Mysuru have been rated as five-star cities, 86 cities as three-star and 64...

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NIA officials quiz Mehdi’s parents

KOLKATA:  Officials of the National Investigation Agency on Sunday   interrogated the parents of Mehdi Masroor Biswas, the alleged handler of the pro-Islamic State Twitter...

Taxi drivers to undergo gender sensitisation programme

NEW DELHI: In the aftermath of the Uber rape case, all taxi drivers in the national capital will have to go through gender sensitisation...

Ramesh named member of board providing policy advice to UNEP

NEW DELHI: Former Union minister Jairam Ramesh has been appointed as a member of a board which provides strategic policy advice to a key...

DU training nurses on use of sign language in hospitals

NEW DELHI: Delhi University is providing sign language training to nursing staff in hospitals across the national capital to help them deal with hearing...

Delhi DCP tweets live updates about Uber rape case

New Delhi: In a first, Delhi Police got its district DCP tweeting live updates about every development in the investigation of the Uber rape...

Do away with British-era drills for bosses: Govt tells police

Following the orders of the Union Home Ministry, central police organisations, departments and forces have issued directives to their formations that such practises should...

Pending rape cases: HC CJs urged to set up fast track courts

NEW DELHI: The Centre has urged chief justices of high courts to set up fast track courts to deal with pending rape cases and...

Rail passenger fares likely to go up early next year

NEW DELHI: The next Rail Budget to be presented early next year could contain a proposal for raising fares to pass on the burden...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

A farewell to retired teachers

NT BUZZ The management, staff and PTA of Guardian Angel Pre-Primary and Primary School, Curchorem bid farewell to senior...

Let’s get physical

‘Get Fit, Stay Fit Goa’, a two-week free bodyweight programme aims to inspire a fitness revolution in Goa. NT BUZZ talks to...

Food warriors

CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ Pinky Goyal Like most people scanning the horrifying news coming in...

Born to run

NT BUZZ The second edition of the Mulgao Fitness Run 2021 was held. The run was sponsored by Anil...