Tag: Covid 19 Pandemic

Centrally-Protected Monuments To Reopen From June 16 

After a hiatus of two months, all centrally-protected monuments, sites and museums under the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) are all set to open from June 16. 

  • Monday, 14 June 2021
Orphaned By Covid, 7-Year-Old Girl Takes Care Of 45 Day-Old Brother In Odisha's Balasore
Orphaned By Covid, 7-Year-Old Girl Takes Care Of 45 Day-Old Brother In Odisha's Balasore

OTV caught up with the little fairy Krishna in a small hut at Nimatpur village in Bhogarai block while she was nursing her infant brother and trying to put him to sleep by swaying a hammock. 

  • Monday, 14 June 2021
School Reopening
When Will Odisha Schools Reopen? Minister Clears Air On Reopening Schools Amid Pandemic

Amid concerns of a possible third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, will schools in Odisha reopen anytime in the near future? On Sunday, State School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash said that an appropriate decision in this regard will be taken soon.

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  • Sunday, 13 June 2021
Odisha Students Turning Towards Andhra Schools Amid Kotia Border Dispute
Odisha Allows Distribution Of Food Security Allowance Under MDM To Students

The allotment of MDM rice shall be lifted by the MDM Transport Contractor as per the need. follow the terms & conditions of the agreement.

  • Wednesday, 02 June 2021
Present Pandemic Situation In Odisha Will Improve In 5-7 Days: Health Expert

The prevailing situation in the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic is likely to improve in the next 5-7 days. As per senior health expert Dr. Laxmidhar Sahoo, the present trend in the number of daily positive cases will see a decline by June first week, and the daily case burden would also decrease.

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  • Sunday, 23 May 2021
Centre Asks States To Direct Stockholders To Declare Stock Of Pulses
Centre Asks States To Direct Stockholders To Declare Stock Of Pulses

The pulse-producing States/UTs were also requested to facilitate procurement as sustained procurement would incentivize farmers to cultivate pulses on a long-term basis.

  • Monday, 17 May 2021
Women Bear Pandemic Burnt
Women Bear The Brunt Of Pandemic

The Corona pandemic is a challenge for governments around the world but something that is making it even more frightening is the fact that it is threatening to deepen the existing gender inequalities, shattering prospects for women's progress on all fronts.

  • Monday, 10 May 2021
Big Tragedy May Happen Due To Oxygen Shortage In Hospitals: Kejriwal At PM's COVID Meet

New Delhi: Raising alarm that a “big tragedy” may happen due to oxygen shortage in hospitals during the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on…

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Abbott's portable test can detect COVID-19 in 5 minutes

San Francisco: In what could be the fastest available molecular point-of-care test for the detection of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), US-based healthcare technology maker Abbott has unveiled a test that can deliver positive results in as little as five minutes. The test can also be used outside the four walls of a traditional hospital such as […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
COVID-19 Cases To Reach 1 Million In Next Few Days, Toll To Hit 50,000- WHO

Geneva: The chief of World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday said, within next few days, the world will see confirmed COVID-19 cases reach one million and the death toll climb to 50,000. “As we enter the fourth month since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, I am deeply concerned about the rapid escalation and global […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Covid-19: 39.51 Lakh Women Jan Dhan Account Holders In Odisha To Get Financial Aid From Today

Bhubaneswar: Amid Coronavirus outbreak, as many as 39.51 lakh women Jan Dhan account holders in Odisha are all set to get monthly financial assistance of Rs 500 in the first phase under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (PMGKY). According to sources, the women beneficiaries will get SMS alert after the cash benefit is transferred […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
IGL Announces Reduction In CNG & PNG Prices In Wake Of Covid-19 Pandemic

New Delhi:  In a major relief to customers facing lockdown in wake of Covid-19 pandemic, Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) on Thursday announced a major cut in the selling prices of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and Piped Natural Gas (PNG), consequent upon the government reducing the prices of domestically produced natural gas. This revision in price […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Amitabh Bachchan Lauds Effort Of Doctors, Dedicates Coolie Song

Mumbai: Bollywood veteran Amitabh Bachchan has taken to social media to laud the selfless performance of doctors and paramedical staff across the world in the battle against the deadly COVID-19 pandemic. Amitabh Bachchan on Friday morning, shared a cartoon that shows a doctor holding the globe on his shoulders, like Atlas. The veteran actor shared […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
FIFA postpones U-17 Women's World Cup in India due to COVID-19

New Delhi: The FIFA Under-17 Women’s World Cup to be held in India in November was on Saturday postponed by football’s governing body due to the worsening COVID-19 pandemic across the globe. The women’s age group showpiece was to be held at five venues in the country –Kolkata, Guwahati, Bhubaneswar, Ahmedabad and Navi Mumbai — […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
App to manage anxiety during COVID-19 pandemic

New York: To help panic attack sufferers during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, researchers have developed an application ‘PanicMechanic’ that adapts biofeedback-like monitoring so it can be used on a mobile phone to manage their anxiety. Biofeedback is the process of gaining greater awareness of many physiological functions of one’s own body, commercially by using […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021