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Pfizer Chief Scientist says no need for any vaccines to bring the COVID-19 pandemic to an end

While Pfizer pharmaceutical had made headlines on the release of their Coronavirus vaccine, a former Vice President and Chief Scientist of Pfizer  Dr. Michael Yeadon has said that there is no need for any vaccines to bring the COVID-19 pandemic to an end.   According to an article published in Lockdown Sceptics, Dr. Michael Yeadon Read More…

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Bengaluru airport handled record high cargo in last 26 months

Bengaluru airport handled 34,339 metric tonnes of cargo in October – the highest in last 26 months the airport operator announced today.   Perishable commodities, which have been the major growth driver for Bengaluru airport in FY 2020-21, continued to be the top international commodity,   Accounting for 12 per cent of total exports in Read More…

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SC asks Gujarat Maharastra and Delhi government status report on rising covid cases

The Supreme Court on Monday said Covid situation in Delhi have worsened in the last two weeks and sought a status report from the Arvind Kejriwal government to examine the bottlenecks in connection with the pandemic management.   The top court also pulled up other state governments Gujarat and Maharashtra over the worsening Covid situation Read More…

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Sputnik-V Russia’s vaccine Human trials to start in the coming week

Human trials for Sputnik-V, Russia’s vaccine candidate against the raging coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic is likely to start in India in the middle of this week, according to government officials.   “All necessary requirements are in place, especially the mandatory regulatory approvals, for human trials to start.Dr. VK Paul, member (health), Niti Aayog, had confirmed Read More…

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TN Engineering students at Corona time comes out with ROBOT prototype for patient monitoring

Kailash studying II year Mechatronics Engineering at Kumaraguru College of Technology in Coimbatore Tamilnadu  has formed  the team of students including Suryaprakash, Kanika Gayathri, Premkumar, Shanker Raj and Sri Suvetha CS from the same college in giving shape to their innovative idea. The idea according to the young Engineers team is to built with data Read More…

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Moderna brings cheer news with 500 million and 1 billion doses in 2021

According to Reuters Moderna’s data provide further validation of the promising but previously unproven mRNA platform, which turns the human body into a vaccine factory by coaxing cells to make virus proteins that the immune system sees as a threat and attacks.   Moderna expects the vaccine to be stable at normal fridge temperatures of Read More…

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2020 Deepavali marked 80% drop in Cracker waste says Chennai Corporation

Chenai Coroporation solid waste management department officials said 18.67 tonnes of cracker waste was collected from 15 zones of the civic body in the past three days.   A day before Deepavali, 1.32 tonnes of cracker waste was collected in the city and on the day of the festival, 15.55 tonnes was collected. Again on Read More…

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AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine 100 million doses ready by December 2020 : SII

According to Bloomberg Serum Institute of India (SII) is ramping up production of AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine, aiming to have 100 million doses ready by December for a vaccination drive that could begin across India in the same month .   About 20 million doses have been made, and he expects to have 10 times that Read More…

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BJP one month extravaganza Vel Yatra rally fantasies rejected by High Court

Madras Highcourt has halted the aspirations of BJP over the proposed Vel Yatra:   Earlier BJP spend huge amount for the dvertisment and promotion of procession for a period of a month. It should be noted December 6 coincides with Babar Masjid demolition anniversary, so this procession considering the past of BJP , rally could Read More…

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Corona Pandemic UGC reopening norms put Educational institutions in quandary

The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Thursday issued new guidelines to reopen universities and colleges after a nearly seven-month lockdown.   Union Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said, “The Ministry of Education is ready to meet these new challenges.   The UGC has formulated new guidelines for reopening of its premises keeping in view all options Read More…