‘Fake news’: ICMR trashes claim it overpaid for test kits | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Indian Council of Medical Research dismissed as “fake news” the charge that it had paid Rs 4,500 for Covid-19 test kits it sourced from China as a controversy of sorts erupted over alleged profiteering by suppliers of the device crucial for the fight against the pandemic. The ICMR also said it had…

Data | The variable impact of the novel coronavirus across different countries

COVID-19 curves can be categorised into three types based on the number of recoveries, number of deaths and the number of active cases recorded over time. The charts depict the trajectories of select 14 countries which recorded at least 25,000 infections. More recoveries, reducing cases In recent times in China, Germany, Iran and Switzerland, the…

Kriti Sanon On Nepotism: “If I’d Been From A Film Family, I Wouldn’t Have To Reach Out” To Directors

Kriti Sanon shared this photo. (Image courtesy: kritisanon ) Highlights Kriti Sanon opened up about nepotism in a recent interview “The difference is still there,” she said “It has happened a few times,” she added New Delhi: Kriti Sanon, in an exclusive interview with Pinkvilla, opened up about nepotism in the film industry and revealed…

We’ll cooperate, reconvene Parliament: Sri Lankan Opposition

Seven Opposition parties in Sri Lanka have urged President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to reconvene Parliament, pledging “responsible cooperation” to his government in fighting the COVID-19. Assuring citizens that they would not draw salaries, attempt to defeat the government or thwart any of the “legitimate actions of the government”, the party leaders said in a joint statement…

Allow shops, industries to open in non-containment zones: Punjab CM | India News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday drew the Centre’s attention to the critical needs of the state in the light of the unprecedented crisis and lockdown. He urged the Union Home Minister to allow opening of small shops, businesses and industries in all areas except the containment zones, with full compliance of COVID…

How Italy’s Lombardy, home to Europe’s ‘best medical system’, became the epicentre of coronavirus crisis

As Italy prepares to emerge from the West’s first and most extensive coronavirus lockdown, it is increasingly clear that something went terribly wrong in Lombardy, the hardest-hit region in Europe’s hardest-hit country. Italy had the bad luck of being the first Western nation to be slammed by the outbreak, and its official total of 26,600…

Coronavirus cases in India: Delhi cases rise nearly 3-fold from last week’s average | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Covid-19 infections in Delhi showed a major surge on Sunday, when the city reported 293 fresh cases after more than 10 days of relatively low figures, even as the worst-hit state, Maharashtra, registered a nearly 50% fall in new cases from Saturday’s record high numbers. This was Delhi’s second-highest count of fresh cases…

Kriti Sanon’s Epic Reply To Kartik Aaryan’s Question Will Leave You In Splits

Kriti Sanon shared this image. (courtesy kritisanon) Highlights “Yup, I’m a thinker,” wrote Kriti Kartik Aaryan tried to troll her Kriti had a hilarious reply New Delhi: Kartik Aaryan and Kriti Sanon just made our Sunday better. The Luka Chuppi co-stars had a hilarious Instagram exchange and it is making their Instafam ROFL. Kartik and…

INFOSAN Quarterly Summary, 2020 #1

Food safety incidents During the first quarter of 2020, the INFOSAN Secretariat was involved in 38 food safety incidents involving 109 WHO Member States and 9 territories of WHO Member States. There were 25 incidents involving a biological hazard (Salmonella spp. [8], Listeria monocytogenes [5], Norovirus [3] Shiga-toxin producing Escherichia coli [2], Clostridium botulinum [2]…

కరోనా సమయం సంయమనం పాటించడం ప్రధానం.

పుట్టిన పుకారు షికారు చేయడం తేలియక కానీ దానిపై వాస్తవం అంతమందికి తిరిగి తెలిసేటప్పటిక నష్టం జరిగే అవకాశం ఉంటుంది. ఇంటికే పరిమితం, మన మద్య బౌతిక సామాజిక దూరం, మానసికంగా కరోనా కట్టడికి సహకారం.