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BJP Releases New National Executive List, Maneka And Varun Gandhi Dropped Among Others

Oct 07, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The BJP leaders and MPs who have been vocal against the agri laws have been dropped from the national executive list.

Cabinet Expansion: Why I’m Least Excited, Unlike Most Of The Media

Jul 07, 2021 Ruben Banerjee

Ministers certainly can make or break businesses, but I doubt whether they can change our otherwise mundane lives.

40,845 Black Fungus Infections Reported In India, Toll Due To Disease 3,129: Harsh Vardhan

People can get infected by coming in contact with black fungus spores present in the environment.

One-Day Fix: After Super Monday, Big Dip In Vaccination Numbers Raises Doubts

Jun 23, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The Congress attacked the government saying that the single-day record spike was a "pre-planned image-booster".

Ugly Political Slugfest Breaks Out Over Covid-19 Numbers

This is not the first time that India’s Covid-19 data has been questioned.

17 May, 2021

Rajnath Singh Releases DRDO's Anti-Covid Drug 2-DG

Outlook Web Bureau

The Drugs Controller General of India (DGCI) approved the 2-deoxy-D-glucose (2-DG) drug for emergency use as an adjunct therapy in moderate to severe coronavirus patients earlier this month.

20 April, 2021

Percentage Of Covid-19 Patients Requiring Medical Oxygen Is Declining: Harsh Vardhan

Outlook Web Bureau

Union health minister Harsh Vardhan also said that the percentage of Covid-19 patients in critical care has declined during the past two days

19 April, 2021

Harsh Vardhan Slams Manmohan Singh Over His Letter To PM Modi, Says Congress Raising Doubts About Vaccines

Outlook Web Bureau

Manmohan Singh on Sunday wrote to Prime Minister Modi suggesting five measures to battle the Covid-19 crisis.

09 April, 2021

No New Covid-19 Case Reported In 149 Districts In Last 7 Days: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Outlook Web Bureau

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan also said that eight districts across the country have not witnessed any fresh Covid-19 case in the last 15 days.

02 April, 2021

Taking Public Health Measures Can Dampen Cycle Of Covid Transmission In India: Harsh Vardhan

Outlook Bureau

The Covid appropriate behaviour as a preventive tool remains the best social vaccine we have, and strict adherence remains extremely fundamental in our nation’s fight against the pandemic, says Harsh Vardhan

31 March, 2021

61 Million Vaccine Doses Administered In India, 64 Million Given To 84 Countries: Harsh Vardhan

Outlook Web Bureau

Harsh Vardhan detailed how the infrastructure of India's universal immunization programme provided a pivot for its Covid-19 vaccination drive.

30 March, 2021

Cases Of Covid-19 Infection Post Vaccination Are Very Rare: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Outlook Web Bureau

‘All (Covid-19) vaccines are absolutely safe, immunogenic and effective,’ Union health minister Harsh Vardhan said on Tuesday

21 March, 2021

Situation Might Turn 'Dangerous': Health Minister Vardhan Urges People To Follow Covid-19 Protocols

Outlook Web Bureau

Union health minister Harsh Vardhan also asserted that the Covid-19 vaccines made available in India--Covishield and Covaxin, are completely safe and effective.

13 March, 2021

More Than Six Covid-19 Vaccines To Come Up In India: Harsh Vardhan

Outlook Web Bureau

Talking about the rising infection cases, Harsh Vardhan said this 'disturbing trend' was due to carelessness and misunderstanding.

06 March, 2021

15 Lakh People Vaccinated Against Covid-19, Highest So Far: Health Ministry

Outlook Web Bureau

India has administered over 1.94 doses of Covid-19 vaccine since the next phase of vaccination drive began from March 1

03 March, 2021

Covid-19 Vaccines Will Be Administered 24X7: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Outlook Web Bureau

Earlier, the coronavirus vaccines were being administered from 9 am to 5 pm.

02 March, 2021

Watch: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan Receives Covid-19 Shot With Wife Nutan In Delhi

Outlook Web Bureau

We've been administered Covaxin. This vaccine will work as 'Sanjeevani'. Hanuman Ji crossed India to get it, but this 'Sanjeevani' is available at your nearby health facilities, said health minister

01 March, 2021

Co-WIN App Only For Administrators, Vaccine Registration Through Portal: Health Ministry

Outlook Web Bureau

The Centre on Monday launched phase 3 of its Covid-19 vaccination drive to benefit senior citizens and those aged 45 and above with comorbidities.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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