Final round of UEFA e-Euro on July 9, 10

The final round of the Union of European Football Associations e-Euro 2021 will be held on July 9 and 10 in London, Europe’s football confederation announced on its website on Tuesday. The tournament, in which all 55 UEFA members are participating, is being organized across three stages: Qualifying Round, Playoff Round and Finals.  In the […]

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States to get 19k more vials of the drug for black fungus

On Tuesday, Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers D.V. Sadananda Gowda announced an allocation of additional 19,420 vials of Amphotericin-B to the states and Union territories. Besides these 19,420 vials of Amphotericin-B, on May 21, 23,680 more vials of the drug were allocated to THE states and Union territories. Amphotericin-B, an antifungal medication, is seeing […]

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Covaxin trials on 2-18 age group get a nod

The Drugs Controller General of India has granted permission to Bharat Biotech to conduct clinical trials of Covaxin on children in the 2-18 age group, according to an official release. Bharat Biotech had submitted the proposal of conducting trials on children earlier this year. An expert committee that looked into the matter asked Bharat Biotech […]

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Three small units get CMERI technology

In the wake of Covid-19, the Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI) has transferred its Oxygen Concentrator Technology and High Flow Rate Iron Removal Plant Technology to three micro, small and medium enterprises through a virtual meeting. Dr Harish Hirani, director of CMERI, said at the meeting: “The main motto of CSIR-CMERI is to help everyone, […]

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Bengal, Odisha brace ahead of cyclone Yaas

Kolkata: Cyclone Yaas is likely to hit the Bengal-Odisha coast between Sagar Island and Paradip on the evening of May 26. Yaas, which comes days after cyclone Tauktae wrecked Kerala, Maharashtra, Goa and Gujarat, is expected to acutely affect the Bengal coast after crossing north of Odisha as a very severe cyclonic storm with a […]

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AAP govt issues norms for kids housed in CCIs

Given the rising cases of Covid in the national capital, the Delhi government on Thursday issued new guidelines for Child Care Institutions (CCIs) to protect the children from contracting the virus.  According to the press release,the CCIs have to teach children how to keep their hands clean, practise washing of hands before and after having […]

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