A ‘Search and Screening Committee’ has been formed to be headed by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, and this committee will decide the final list of nominations
NEW DELHI: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday announced that the Delhi government will only be nominating doctors and health workers for the Padma Awards this year — in honour of their roles in saving lives during the pandemic.
“The Covid-19 pandemic led to immense pressure on our frontline workers; they have made countless sacrifices during the medical crisis. The Delhi government has taken this measure to showcase their gratitude and honour their services during this period,” the chief minister said.
Continue reading your story on the app
Continue reading your story in the newspaper
India logs 30,256 new cases
NEW DELHI: With 30,256 people testing positive for Coronavirus infection, India’s total tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 3,34,78,419, while the active cases declined to 3,18,181, the lowest in 183 days, according to the Union Health ministry data updated on Monday.
Bitcoin, Ether Slump As Market Selloff Widens
NEW YORK/LONDON: Cryptocurrency prices sank on Monday as concerns over the spillover risk to the global economy from Chinese property group Evergrande’s troubles spread across financial markets.
Not only a gulf is emerging in US-Pak relations but also the Taliban is likely to dump Pakistan once its ends are achieved
India To Resume Export Of Surplus Vaccines Next Month: Mandaviya
India, the world’s biggest maker of vaccines overall, stopped exports in April to focus on inoculating its own population as virus cases exploded
UK's New Vaccine Rules: Fully-Jabbed Indians To Be Considered ‘Unvaccinated'
‘Smacks of racism’, say former union ministers; us to ease foreign travel curbs
Indian Industry To Produce GSLV-Mk III & SSLV: DoS
‘NSIL will release Expression of Interest for end-to-end production of another operational rocket — GSLV-Mk III’
Climate Change Focus For British PM At Un General Assembly
Over 100 Heads of State and Government as well as Foreign Ministers and diplomats will participate in-person in annual General Debate
Boom And Bust
A dichotomy was visible as the Telecom Minister introduced a slew of measures to augment the beleaguered sector, contrasted by an apparent ignorance around MTNL
Jennifer Feels Like An ‘Outsider' In Hollywood
Lopez says, ‘I know it is so important for all of us to feel like we belong’
India Registers 30,773 New Covid-19 Cases, 309 Fresh Fatalities
NEW DELHI: With 30,773 people testing positive for coronavirus infection in a single day, India’s total tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 3,34,48,163, while the active cases declined to 3,32,158, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Sunday.