COVID19
The Supreme Court on Wednesday made scathing remarks on Centre's vaccination policy against Covid-19, terming the replacement of free vaccination in the first two phases with paid vaccination for persons between 18-44 years as prima facie as

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The Centre on Wednesday took steps to accelerate domestic vaccine production. Mumbai-based Haffkine Biopharma will produce 22.8 crore doses per annum of Covaxin under technology transfer arrangement with Bharat Biotech.

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Experts from the ICMR-National Institute of Malaria Research and the Indian Council of Medical Research, on Wednesday, slammed the government for poor planning of the home-grown vaccine production and deployment, as a result of which

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The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to provide details of the scheme recently announced under PM Cares Fund to help children who were orphaned due to Covid and how the scheme will be implemented.

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Although the Central Information Commission (CIC) has begun hearing second appeals related to COVID-19 issues on priority basis, thanks to citizen activism, the central and public information officers (PIOs) particularly of the ministry of health and family welfare (MoHFW) continue to deny information under various sub-sections of Section 8 of the RTI Act.

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Moneylife Digital Team 31 May 2021
Many luxury and star hotels have collaborated with hospitals to provide quarantine facilities and have since then also extended their offerings to include ‘COVID-19 vaccination packages’.

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Dr Rahul Asha Vishwanath Pawar, a young, bright, and hard-working doctor, who has been working with COVID patients, succumbed to the deadly virus on 26 May 2021 after a long battle with coronavirus and mucormycosis.

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As the country faced a severe shortage of medical oxygen amid the second wave of Covid-19, Centre has decided to offer 100 guarantee on loans up to Rs 2 crore to hospitals, nursing homes, clinics and medical colleges for setting up on-site oxygen generation plants.

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Public sector banks (PSB) will provide unsecured personal loans of up to Rs 5 lakh to individuals for meeting their expenses of Covid treatment.

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N. Lothungbeni Humtsoe (IANS) 28 May 2021
Almost a year ago, one of the busiest airports in the world- Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi had a deserted look brought about by the coronavirus.

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Moneylife Digital Team 27 May 2021
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has claimed the lives of 3,15,263 Indians as of now. Families of those who died are devastated— physically, emotionally and financially.

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Compared to financial crises, a health crisis can be more pervasive, persistent and debilitating in its impact on the real economy, as per the RBI (Reserve Bank of India) annual report for 2020-21.

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Moneylife Digital Team 27 May 2021
The second COVID wave has brought back another round of lock-downs and its associated consequences. In fact, it has hit the country with such severity that case-load and fatality per day have reached a new high.

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Facebook will no longer remove claims posted on its platforms that Covid-19 is either man-made or lab manufactured, as US President Joe Biden has called upon intelligence agencies to probe the so-called

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Moneylife Digital Team 26 May 2021
In her budget speech on 1st February, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman had announced a provision of Rs35,000 crore for COVID vaccination for FY21-22. However, so far, the government has released just Rs4,488.75 crore for buying vaccine from two companies, as a reply received under Right to Information (RTI) Act shows.

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Moneylife Digital Team 25 May 2021
Kalyan Dombivli Municipal Corp (KDMC) has become the second municipal corporation in Maharashtra to provide COVID vaccine jabs to people disabled due to leprosy.

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Moneylife Digital Team 25 May 2021
Taking cognizance of a complaint that the ASHA (accredited social health activist) workers are not getting their dues and safety equipment despite being working on the frontline during the COVID-19 pandemic in the rural areas across the country,

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In a significant move, the Maharashtra government on Monday informed the Bombay High Court that it will treat all patients suffering from mucormycosis at designated hospitals free of cost besides planning to cap the treatment rates in private hospitals.

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After the success of Hivare Bazaar, another small village in Ahmednagar, Bhoyare Khurd has achieved 'zero-Covid' status after practicing isolation and other Covid-appropriate behavior, officials said here on Tuesday.

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