Ayurvedic doctors can perform general surgery, Union govt issues notification

Ayurvedic doctors can perform general surgery, Union govt issues notification

Post Graduate (PG) students of Ayurveda can now perform a variety of general surgery, including orthopaedic, ophthalmology, ENT and dental as the central government has okayed it. The Union government in a gazette notification allowed Ayurvedic PG passouts to receive formal training for such procedures. The training modules for surgical procedures will be added to […]

Pakistan pushing terrorists into India through IB in Punjab, Jammu

Pakistan pushing terrorists into India through IB in Punjab, Jammu

Srinagar/New Delhi: Pakistan is exploiting the International Border (IB) in Punjab and Jammu area to push in maximum number of terrorists before the onset of winters, intelligence agency official said on Thursday. A senior intel officer said that Pakistan is making deliberate attempts to push terrorists and lately started exploiting Punjab and Jammu sector. He […]

Govt reserves 5 MBBS seats under central pool for children of COVID-19 warriors who sacrificed lives

Govt reserves 5 MBBS seats under central pool for children of COVID-19 warriors who sacrificed lives

New Delhi: The government has decided to reserve five MBBS seats under the central pool for wards of COVID-19 warriors for the academic year 2020-2021. Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said the move aims to dignify and honour the noble contribution made by COVID-19 warriors who have lost their lives due to the infection or […]

Telangana adds 502 new COVID-19 cases, 3 deaths push toll to 1,407

Telangana adds 502 new COVID-19 cases, 3 deaths push toll to 1,407

Telangana reported 502 fresh coronavirus cases, the lowest in recent times, as the tally rose to nearly 2.58 lakh while three fatalities pushed the toll to 1,407, the state government said on Monday. Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) accounted for the most number of cases with 141, followed by Rangareddy (72) and Medchal Malkajgiri (33), […]

Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K, loses around 7 soldiers

Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K, loses around 7 soldiers

Srinagar: Around seven Pakistan Army soldiers were killed and a dozen were injured after Indian Army retaliated to Pakistan’s unprovoked ceasefire violation along the Line of Cotnrol in Jammu and Kashmir. Indian Army detsroyed various enemy positions, terror launch pads and fuel dumps. India too lost three soldiers in the unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistan […]

India’s COVID-19 caseload reaches 87.28 lakh, recovery rate rises to 92.97 pc

India’s COVID-19 caseload reaches 87.28 lakh, recovery rate rises to 92.97 pc

India’s COVID-19 tally rose to 87.28 lakh on Friday with a single-day increase of 44,879 cases, while the recoveries surged to 81,15,580, pushing the national recovery rate to 92.97 per cent, according to the Union Health Ministry’s data. The death toll reached 1,28,668 after 547 more fatalities were reported in the country in a span […]

Bihar: NDA overcomes stiff challenge to retain power, RJD emerges as single largest party

Bihar: NDA overcomes stiff challenge to retain power, RJD emerges as single largest party

Patna: Surmounting anti-incumbency of 15 years, a mutinous former ally, and a spirited challenge from a resurgent opposition that rose from its ashes like proverbial phoenix after the 2019 Lok Sabha poll debacle, Nitish Kumar- led NDA was back in power in Bihar on Wednesday with a slender majortiy. The ruling coalition won 125 seats […]

India’s COVID-19 caseload goes past 84 lakh with 47,638 fresh infections

India’s COVID-19 caseload goes past 84 lakh with 47,638 fresh infections

India’s COVID-19 caseload went past 84 lakh, while the number of people who have recovered from the disease surged to 77.65 lakh, pushing the national recovery rate to 92.32 per cent, according to Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday. India’s total coronavirus cases mounted to 84,11,724 with 47,638 new infections being reported in a […]