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BJP Slams KCR Over Demolition Of Old Secretariat Building In Telangana 7.7.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday strongly protested against the "atrocious" action of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) government in demolishing the old secretariat buildings in the...
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COVID-19 lockdown to be reimposed in Melbourne 7.7.2020 Rediff: News
Residents have been advised against leaving their homes apart for four activities -- purchasing essential items, medical care or caregiving, exercise and study/work.
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In India, black markets for tocilizumab spring up as demand for the Covid-19 drug surges 7.7.2020 Scroll.in
Patients and their families are being forced to shell out as much as Rs 1.4 lakh for 400 mg of the drug.
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The coronavirus lockdown prevented 1.85 million Indian women from getting an abortion 6.7.2020 Scroll.in
An interview with Vinoj Manning of Ipas Development Foundation of India.
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Hyderabad Covid-19 Vaccine: Over 1,000 People In Phase 1 And 2 Of Trial 6.7.2020 NDTV News - Latest
India has set an ambitious timeline for its first potential coronavirus vaccine -- from human trials to general use in six weeks.
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Coronavirus: ICMR defends August 15 deadline for vaccine, says it’s ‘following accepted norms’ 4.7.2020 Scroll.in
The deadline to launch Covaxin, India’s first indigenous vaccine, has been called unscientific and unrealistic by medical experts.
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Amid row, ICMR defends COVID-19 vaccine deadline 4.7.2020 Rediff: News
ICMR says it is following all globally accepted norms to fast-track vaccine and wants to 'cut red tape'.
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‘Kerala should have led the draft of Covid-19 policy’: Shankkar Aiyar on India’s lockdown struggle 4.7.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The author of ‘The Gated Republic’ speaks about state capacity during the crisis and why India needs robust public healthcare.
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Covid vaccine by Aug 15: Scientists advise caution 4.7.2020 Rediff: News
'We must not compromise with the standard, the quality. We don't need to be the first to launch a drug but what we need is a Made in India vaccine that the entire world can rely on'
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India Needs Some National Guidelines On How To Report Data: WHO 4.7.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
According to WHO, India's big challenge is "population", its geographic diversity, heterogeneity and the fact that India has multiple epidemics going on every state.
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Desi from Mumbai takes on American political Goliath 3.7.2020 Rediff: News
'It is never easy to run a campaign as a woman, particularly a minority woman, especially when you are bucking the establishment.' 'My entire campaign is an act of resistance.'
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Public services like anganwadis should not have been shut during lockdown: Jean Drèze 2.7.2020 Scroll.in
‘The privileged can easily fall back on private services, but not the poor,’ says the development economist.
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As Covid-19 puts India’s largest cities under strain, municipalities must rethink finance strategies 2.7.2020 Scroll.in
Land-based financing tools, property taxation reforms and capital market-based solutions could help cash-strapped municipalities gain fiscal autonomy.
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Explainer: Covid-19 vaccine development – and why India has to be a player in this 1.7.2020 Scroll.in
A virologist explains how vaccines are developed and put through clinical trials.
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Only 15% girls in India had access to sanitary pads during lockdown 30.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The ‘sanitary pad crisis’ highlights the need for a shift to sustainable menstrual products.
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Coronavirus: Eight states have reported 85.5% of active cases and 87% overall deaths, says Centre 27.6.2020 Scroll.in
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said India’s recovery rate had crossed 58%, as against the mortality rate of nearly 3.08%, which was ‘very less’.
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"85% Cases, 87% Deaths From 8 States": Harsh Vardhan At COVID-19 Meeting 27.6.2020 NDTV News - Latest
15 teams of public health experts, epidemiologists and specialists have been sent to support states in the battle to contain the COVID-19 infections, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan was...
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Kerala Gets Amartya Sen's Praise For The Way It Handled COVID-19 26.6.2020 NDTV News - India-news
Praising Kerala for the way it has handled the coronavirus surge, Nobel-laureate and economist Amartya Sen said on Friday COVID-19 would be a transformatory movement in the State and it has dealt with...
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Chennai will run out of hospital beds if coronavirus cases don’t slow down by July 26.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
An interview with Raymond Dominic Savio, Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine chairperson, and N Kumarasamy, member of the National Covid-19 Task Force.
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Coronavirus: Gujarat caps testing cost at private laboratories at Rs 3,000 26.6.2020 Scroll.in
Globally, the coronavirus has infected over 95.83 lakh people and claimed 4,88,740 lives so far.
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