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  02 Dec 2021

In focus, 02 Dec 2021

India detects first two cases of Omicron, both from Karnataka

Health Ministry said that both the cases have been reported in Karnataka, with the patients being two men aged 66 and 46

02 Dec 2021 4:39 PM

Trigger of rare blood clots linked with AstraZeneca Covid vaccine found

Researchers worked with AstraZeneca to analyse whether the ultra-rare side effect could be linked to the viral vector

02 Dec 2021 3:59 PM

BeeTee's Melt Chocolate: All Natural, Vegan & Fair Trade

BeeTee’s Melt is an artisan chocolate manufacturer that has taken the bean-to-bar approach

02 Dec 2021 3:54 PM

Why should you keep your router secure?

When router/modem security is compromised by ill-intentioned individuals like black hat hackers, nothing good can come out of it

02 Dec 2021 3:53 PM

Jugnu Ishiqui is overwhelmed with the amount of love for her new song, ‘Cuty pie’

‘CutyPie ’ is dedicated to all the happy and beautiful girls who love to see their phones in the morning

02 Dec 2021 3:51 PM


IAF Suryakirans to hold aerobatic show over Umiam Lake in Shillong

The SKAT, consisting of 17 officers, 200 technicians was formed in the year 1996

02 Dec 2021 2:50 PM

Madhavan, KK Menon, Babil, Divyenndu to feature in 'The Railway Men'

'The Railway Men' will stream on Dec 2, 2022, as a homage to humanity and colossal sacrifice in the wake of the Bhopal gas tragedy

02 Dec 2021 2:41 PM

PM Modi chairs meeting on cyclone situation

The prime minister was briefed on the possible cyclonic storm over the Bay of Bengal that could affect Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coasts

02 Dec 2021 2:24 PM

In-person student attendance in schools may drop by 14 per cent due to Omicron threat

The World Health Organisation has designated the new SARS-Cov-2 variant as a 'variant of concern'

02 Dec 2021 2:19 PM

Anju Bobby George wins Woman of Year Award from World Athletics

Anju is the second recipient of the prestigious award, which was started in 2019, after Ethiopia's double Olympic champion Derartu Tulu

02 Dec 2021 1:37 PM


US reports first case of omicron variant in returning traveller

Fauci and other medical experts strongly emphasized that Americans should continue to get vaccinated and get their booster shots

02 Dec 2021 1:17 PM

Four more international travellers test COVID-19 positive at Delhi airport: Officials

A total of eight people from 'at-risk' countries have tested positive for COVID-19 in Delhi till now

02 Dec 2021 12:59 PM

Uber, WhatsApp announce partnership to launch ride-booking via WhatsApp in India

The first roll out on a pilot basis will take place in the northern city of Lucknow first, and will be expanded to other Indian cities soon

02 Dec 2021 12:48 PM

UNHRC concerned over Jammu & Kashmir situation, calls for release of Khurram Parvez

Khurram Parvez has been actively involved in highlighting the human rights situation in the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir

02 Dec 2021 12:30 PM

Winter session: PM Modi holds meeting with top ministers to discuss strategy

On the first day of the session, both the Houses of Parliament passed the Farm Laws Repeal Bill 2021

02 Dec 2021 12:23 PM


New warning on Omicron variant severity from South African scientists

Leading South African scientists warned it is still too early to determine that the omicron variant will only cause mild illness

02 Dec 2021 12:20 PM

Without Congress, UPA will be body without soul: Kapil Sibal

Mamata met NCP chief Sharad Pawar in Mumbai and called for fighting the BJP unitedly while taking a veiled swipe at the Congress leadership

02 Dec 2021 11:51 AM

India tour of South Africa might be pushed back by one week amid Omicron scare

India is slated to tour South Africa next month for three Tests, three ODIs and four T20Is

02 Dec 2021 11:32 AM

WHO warns of 'toxic mix' as EU chief mulls mandatory Covid jabs

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates also recorded their first cases of Omicron, making the Gulf the latest region to be affected

02 Dec 2021 11:10 AM

SII seeks approval for Covishield vaccine as booster dose amid Omicron concerns

The Serum Institute of India is the first Indian company to seek approval for the COVID-19 booster dose

02 Dec 2021 10:23 AM