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IMD predicts heavy to very heavy rain in Andhra Pradesh, Cyclone Jawad to hit Puri on Sunday

Vishakhapatnam: Cyclone storm Jawad may hit Puri city on Sunday with heavy rain, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted on Friday late night. The deep depression intensified into the storm and has centered in the west-central Bay of Bengal. The Administration has already deployed National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) team to protect the people in […]

PM to visit Gorakhpur on December 7

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Gorakhpur and dedicate to the national development projects worth over Rs 9600 crore on December 7. Prime Minister will dedicate to the nation the Gorakhpur Fertilizer Plant, whose foundation stone was laid by him on 22nd July 2016. Lying shut for more than 30 years, it has been […]

Covaxin May be More Effective against Omicron Covid Variant than Other Vaccines: ICMR

New Delhi: Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) officer on a new variant of covid-19 ‘Omicron’ said that “Bharat Biotech’s Covid vaccine ‘Covaxin’ may be more effective against the highly-mutating Omicron variant which emerged this past week,” A 66-year-old man who has become one of India’s first two cases of the Omicron coronavirus variant arrived […]

Travel Bans over Omicron are ‘Ineffective’ and ‘Unfair’: UN Secretary-General

New Delhi: Amid the rising concerns over a new variant of Covid-19 ‘Omicron’ in many countries – the UN Secretary-General on Thursday said that “travel bans against certain countries because of the new covid-19 variant are not an effective way and are Unfair,” Consequently, many countries upheld travel bans for travelers from African countries which had […]