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Coming up at 4 PM: The #COVID19 #vaccination drive picks up #Covishield accounts for more than 88% of all doses administered. @ShereenBhan speaks to @adarpoonawalla on production targets, approval from global regulators, UK travel curbs & more
#COVID19 #IndiaUpdate | With active cases fall to a 6-month low, positivity rate back below 2%, India adds less than 30,000 cases after 5 days
'There is no indication of a #ThirdWaveOfCorona anywhere in #Maharashtra ' Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope says the state is receiving enough vaccine doses but is also targetting to administer 15-20 lakh doses every day. Here's more
Soon, you're likely to see a warning label on a packet of chips or biscuits you buy as the FSSAI is working to introduce front-of-pack labelling for packaged foods in a bid to curb junk food consumption, @Shilparanipeta reports
PM Modi speaks to French President Emmanuel Macron Both leaders discussed recent developments in Afghanistan, including concerns about spread of terror PM Modi and President Macron review increasing bilateral collaboration in the Indo Pacific. @Parikshitl 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