- Delhi govt launches massive 17-day plantation campaign(20:06)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai on Friday launched a massive 17-day campaign to plant 31 lakh plants, trees and shrubs across the national capital. He said that the city government is set to initiate early steps to tackle air pollution caused by stubble burning in the neighbouring states.
- AAP leader Raghav Chadha urges for plasma donations(19:04)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Aam Aadmi Party lawmaker Raghav Chadha who is looking after the Delhi governments plasma bank project on Friday said that "warriors" who defeated COVID-19 shall now turn into "saviours" by donating their plasma for the treatment of others in order to combat the deadly coronavirus.
- Karnataka varsities must complete final-year exams by Sept(18:00)
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) The Karnataka Higher Education Department has decided to promote all undergraduate and postgraduate intermediate semester students, subject to certain conditions, and mandated varsities to complete final-year exams by September for academic year 2019-20, an official said on Friday.
- Yediyurappa to work from home as staffers test positive(15:02)
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa would work from his official residence in the city centre for a few days, as some of his staffers at his home office tested Covid-19 positive, an official said on Friday.
- Delhi govt frames policy for Delhi Plasma Bank(14:50)
By Ashish Srivastava
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Delhi government has ordered the Delhi Plasma Bank at ILBS to collect replacement convalescent plasma against the plasma issued to patients suffering from COVID-19.
- Tropical storm to bring heavy rain, winds to US East Coast(12:50)
New York, July 10 (IANS) Newly-formed Tropical storm Fay, located about 113 km northeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, is expected to bring "heavy rainfall and gusty winds" to the US East Coast, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.
- Yoga to improve reproductive, sexual health(12:18)
By Puja Gupta
New Delhi, July 10 (IANSlife) Yoga is an ancient method of relaxation, exercise, and healing that has gained a wide following across the world. It rejuvenates the mind, body and soul. It may come as no surprise, then, that yoga may also serve to enhance sexual function.