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'Lockdown is okay, but more important are TESTS, TEST, TESTS'

'In the last two months, we have only done 16,000 tests and that is nothing.''If coronavirus cases in the community picks up and infection spreads, then we will be in big trouble.' IMAGE: A......

In defence of farm loan waivers

Farm loan waivers should not be regarded as expenditure but as incentive and investment, argues B S Raghavan, the distinguished civil servant. Photograph: Reuters There is a predictable knee-jerk......

UP govt develops medicines with cow urine for liver, immunity

After its proposal to make floor cleaners using cow urine, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to give a push to the use of cow urine in preparing medicines. "The Ayurveda department has......

UP portfolios announced; Adityanath retains home

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday allocated portfolios to his cabinet colleagues keeping over three dozen departments, including the home ministry, with himself. The chief......

Bihar's midday lunches: You may find cockroaches, lizards, rats, even snakes!

On Monday, August 29, a court in Saran, Bihar, sentenced the headmistress of the school where 23 children died after eating a mid-day meal to 17 years in prison.Three years after that tragedy,......

How Tata Trusts uses big data to gauge consumption, production

In keeping with the Trusts’ objectives, the initiative was underpinned by an attempt to determine how over-nutrition was impacting citizens at a mass scale.  There’s a new......

From 227 items to 50! Sin, luxury goods to face 28% GST

Goods like chocolates, chewing gum, shampoo, deodorant, shoe polish, detergents, nutrition drinks and marble will now attract 18% GST. In the biggest GST rejig yet, tax rates on over 200 items,......

Will ice creams win, or frozen desserts?

Two giant brands get into a slugfest over the goodness of ice creams and frozen desserts, reports Sohini Das.    IMAGE: Bengali actress Rituparna Sengupta (left) and actress June Malia......

Mr Gopichand's healthy choice

Brand ambassadors and their lackeys are busy opposing the idea of being held accountable, even though they are ready to take all the money, says Sunita Narain. Pullela Gopichand, bottom, left, is......

An app to scan nutritional contents in packed food

Sydney-based The George Institute for Global Health has launched a nutrition application in India for this, called FoodSwitch. Understanding if a jar of low fat mayonnaise or processed cheese is......

India's Rio Olympics-bound sportspersons dope-free: NADA

IMAGE: Participants at the World Anti-Doping Agency Symposium for Anti-Doping Organizations in Lausanne, March 24, 2015. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters National Anti-Doping Agency Director......

'Getting an Olympic medal in athletics is my one-point agenda'

'We keep climbing one step and slipping three. In 2004, our relay team was 7th in the world. Then we slipped from there. Otherwise, today our 4x400 metres relay team would have been gearing for a......

'Missing' Olympian wants to return, fight and train Indian boxers

'After missing out on a medal at the Olympics I was really frustrated' 'Coming to the United States was not a good idea. I was not appreciated' 'I want to pay back to my country' Gurcharan Singh......

US tighten anti-doping measures

American sport has begun tightening its doping controls as the fight against the designer steroid THG intensifies. Major League Baseball (MLB) and Major League Soccer (MLS) have added THG --......
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'Lockdown is okay, but more important are TESTS, TEST, TESTS'

'In the last two months, we have only done 16,000 tests and that is nothing.''If coronavirus cases in the community picks up and infection spreads,... ...

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