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The @UN responded to the rebounding Chinese & US economies by revising its global economic forecast upward to 5.4% growth for 2021, but it warned that surging COVID cases & inadequate availability of vaccines threaten a broad-based recovery.
“I have forgotten what it’s like to not wear a mask”… On #InternationalNursesDay meet brave nurses on frontline of the #COVID19 war. @ShereenBhan speaks to Phalakshi Manjrekar of Hinduja hosp, Usha Banerjee of Apollo Hospitals & Nilima Singhade of AIIMS at 6 PM. #ThankYouNurses
#COVID19India | India adds a total of 3.62 lakh cases in last 24 hrs vs yesterday's 3.48 lakh.
#COVID19India | Last 24 hrs saw administration of 18.94 lakh doses vs previous day’s 24.5 Lakh
#JustIn | DCGI approves Phase II/III clinical trial of COVAXIN in the age group of 2 to 18 Years. M/s Bharat Biotech to conduct trials in 525 healthy volunteers
#JustIn | Bajaj Auto announces new policy for employees affected by #COVID19 , under which, in event of an employee’s death, his/her family will receive monetary support up to a period of two years after their demise, @Alisha2494 reports
#Paytm out of Google Play Store. Google: We don’t allow online casinos/support any unregulated gambling apps that facilitate sports betting. It includes if app leads consumers to an external website that allows them to participate in paid tournaments to win real money/cash prizes
Azim Premji to FM @nsitharaman | I think if govt was to engage private industry quickly, we can rest assured that we can achieve a coverage of 500 m people within 60 days. That's a practicality. It is important that govt does consider this as major supplementation to the effort