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5 THINGS FIRST Lok Sabha to discuss new Covid variant Omicron; Data release: Markit Manufacturing PMI (November); Mamata Banerjee to meet NCP president Sharad Pawar; New guidelines for international arrivals come into effect; World AIDS…

covid: No free Covid treatment for unvaccinated: Kerala CM Vijayan | India News

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Taking a tough stand against those still reluctant to take Covid vaccines, the Kerala government on Tuesday decided not to provide free Covid treatment to them. The decision was taken at a review meeting…

Char Dham law junked, shrines back in priests’ control | India News

DEHRADUN: The Uttarakhand government on Tuesday announced repealing of the Char Dham Devasthanam Board Act, which had brought over 50 temples, including Char Dham shrines of Gangotri, Yamunotri, Badrinath and Kedarnath, under state control. The…

Kids with poorly controlled asthma more at Covid risk, says study | India News

NEW DELHI: Children with poorly controlled asthma infected with Covid-19 are more likely to require hospitalisation than children with well-controlled asthma, or those without asthma, a new study shows. The authors suggest prioritising this group…

trs: How TRS MPs belied speaker Om Birla’s hopes of smooth Lok Sabha proceedings | India News

NEW DELHI: It appeared that the Lok Sabha would start functioning smoothly from Tuesday afternoon. However, the vocal protests by about half-a-dozen Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) MPs put paid to speaker Om Birla’s hopes and…

12 Rajya Sabha MPs suspended: ‘No remorse expressed, no revocation,’ Naidu says | India News

NEW DELHI: Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday declined to revoke the suspension of 12 Rajya Sabha MPs. He said that the concerned MPs have not expressed remorse for their actions, and have…

Farm stir at Delhi borders to end? | India News

BATHINDA: A majority of the 32 farmer groups of Punjab are in favour of ending the agitation at the Delhi border sites after the bill to cancel the three farm laws was passed in both…

Overdrawing by 5 states raises grid-outage fears | India News

NEW DELHI: National grid operator POSOCO (Power System Operation Corporation) has red flagged overdrawing of electricity by five northern states, a practice that had precipitated the world’s largest blackout in history by affecting half of…

Government healthcare spend up at 41% in FY18 from 29% in FY14 | India News

NEW DELHI: The share of government spending in total health expenditure increased significantly to 40.8% in 2017-18, up from 32.4% in previous year, and went up from 28.6% in 2013-14 during the UPA regime, the…

omicron: Missing ‘S’ gene in RT-PCR test can point to Omicron | India News

PUNE: With the emergence of the Omicron variant, public health experts want laboratories to conduct RT-PCR tests in whole for all the three genes, particularly on international travellers, to help detect the absence of the…