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Anti-France protests in Muslim countries

Thousands join demonstrations in Bangladesh, Pakistan, Palestinian territories. Thousands of Muslims, from Pakistan to Lebanon to the Palestinian territories, poured out of prayer services to join anti-France protests on Friday, as the French President’s vow to protect the right to caricature Prophet Muhammed continues to roil the Muslim world. Demonstrations in Pakistan’s capital Islamabad turned […]

Order issued for recruiting 581 Arogya Mithras

The government accorded permission to the CEO of Dr. YSR Aarogyasri Health Care Trust to fill up the existing vacant posts of 581 Arogya Mithras who will be working at network hospitals, and 37 vacancies of team leaders. A G.O. was issued by Principal Secretary (Health, Medical and Family Welfare) Anil Kumar Singhal on Friday. […]

Rain-battered roads spell risky ride for commuters

Several main and arterial roads in Hyderabad are left pockmarked after the floods and are in urgent need for repairs The recent spell of heavy rain that caused massive loss of life and property has also left several roads battered, leaving commuters vexed and frustrated. Portions of the roads in and around Toli Chowki, especially […]

Be alert to possible spike in COVID cases, people told

Commissioner of Health and Family Welfare Katamaneni Bhaskar, Krishna District Collector A.Md. Imtiaz and Vijayawada Police Commissioner B. Sreenivasulu exhorted people to be alert to a possible spike in the number of COVID-19 cases and to take necessary precautions in the coming months. Inaugurating a candle light rally aimed at spreading awareness on COVID here […]

Co-infection of COVID, dengue likely: IIPH

Citizens urged to keep their surroundings clean, participate in ‘Project – No Fever’ “Every fever should be taken seriously and not ignored during the present time as there is a likelihood of co-infection of COVID-19 and dengue at the same time and this can be highly risky. Co-infection may exhibit illness with overlapping signs and […]

Plastics group targets $25 bn exports by ’25

The Plastics Export Promotion Council of India, sponsored by the Union Ministry of Commerce & Industry, has announced plans to achieve an exporttarget of $25 billion by calendar 2025. The council said it was expecting 20% growth in plastics exports during FY21 and FY22, it said. It has mapped out 50 value-added plastic products in […]