Covid-19 vaccination drive: CoWIN app troubles on day one

Officials involved in the Covid-19 vaccination drive on Saturday faced difficulties in operating the Covid Vaccine Intelligence Network (CoWIN) application, developed by the Centre to monitor and track the vaccination. In Delhi, CoWin was not working at various sites, people aware of the matter told ET Magazine. The details of the beneficiaries could not be … Read more Covid-19 vaccination drive: CoWIN app troubles on day one

Coronavirus | Manish Kumar, the first Indian to get the COVID-19 jab in Delhi, says he volunteered as colleagues were scared

He was inoculated during the launch of the nationwide vaccination programme at AIIMS in the presence of Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan. Manish Kumar, a 34-year-old sanitation worker, became the first recipient of the vaccination drive against Covid-19 at Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), the Health Ministry said. Mr. Kumar, who was … Read more Coronavirus | Manish Kumar, the first Indian to get the COVID-19 jab in Delhi, says he volunteered as colleagues were scared

Dense fog envelops Delhi-NCR, poor visibility in many areas, air quality in ‘severe’ category

New Delhi: Dense fog shrouded parts of the national capital region (Delhi-NCR) early on Saturday leading to poor visibility in several areas as northern India continues to reel under the cold wave and extreme weather conditions.  Dense fog shrouds Delhi, leading to poor visibility in the national capital; visuals from near Singhu border. pic.twitter.com/FECvlhkJrE — … Read more Dense fog envelops Delhi-NCR, poor visibility in many areas, air quality in ‘severe’ category

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy | Kerala continues its giant-killing act

Defeats Delhi by chasing down a huge target, thanks to Uthappa and Vinod’s exploits. Kerala’s giant- killing act continued at the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 tournament in Mumbai. A day after stunning Mumbai, Sanju Samson’s men crushed a star-studded Delhi by six wickets on Friday to register its third straight win. Kerala moved to … Read more Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy | Kerala continues its giant-killing act

More legal trouble for Somnath Bharti, Delhi court issues production warrant against AAP MLA

New Delhi: A Delhi Court has directed the Jail Superintendent of Uttar Pradesh and issued a production warrant for the appearance of Aam Aadmi Party MLA Somnath Bharti on January 18 before it in a matter related to the alleged assaulting case of security staff at Delhi`s All India Institute of Medical Sciences in 2016. … Read more More legal trouble for Somnath Bharti, Delhi court issues production warrant against AAP MLA

Snapdeal, Four Indian Shopping Complexes Figure in US Notorious Markets List

Snapdeal, one of India’s largest e-commerce platforms, along with four Indian shopping complexes, two of them in New Delhi alone, have figured in the latest 2020 Review of Notorious Markets for Counterfeiting and Piracy issued by the Office of the US Trade Representative. The four Indian markets that have found mention in the list are … Read more Snapdeal, Four Indian Shopping Complexes Figure in US Notorious Markets List

Delhi civic bodies lift ban on sale, storage of poultry or processed chicken meat

The city government had imposed a ban on sale of processed and packaged chicken brought from outside the city. All three municipal corporations in Delhi on Thursday lifted the ban imposed on sale, storage of poultry or processed chicken meat after samples taken from markets tested negative for bird flu, officials said. East Delhi Mayor … Read more Delhi civic bodies lift ban on sale, storage of poultry or processed chicken meat

India’s youngest organ donor at 20 months, Dhanishtha saves five lives in her death

New Delhi: All of 20-months, Dhanishtha became the youngest cadaver donor of India, hailing from New Delhi’s Rohini, the infant was left in a comatose state after she fell from a balcony at her home. She was brought to Ganga Ram Hospital on January 8 in an unconscious state. After she was declared brain dead … Read more India’s youngest organ donor at 20 months, Dhanishtha saves five lives in her death

COVID-19: Delhi fully prepared for vaccination drive, says Kejriwal

The Chief Minister said over 8,000 health care workers would be administered a dose per day in the Capital. The Delhi government is fully prepared for the COVID-19 vaccination drive in the city scheduled to start on Saturday, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said here on Thursday. Also Read | AAP govt. to provide free COVID … Read more COVID-19: Delhi fully prepared for vaccination drive, says Kejriwal

Govt. launches fifth sero survey

The Delhi government has started a fifth serological survey to find the percentage of the population that has developed antibodies against COVID-19, an official source told The Hindu. Blood samples of random people will be collected to check how many of them have developed antibodies against the virus. “This is the largest such survey done … Read more Govt. launches fifth sero survey