News updates from Hindustan Times: Delhi faces shortage of Covid treatment drug Remdesivir and all the latest news
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Remdesivir shortage hits Delhi as requirement soars
There is a shortage of the experimental antiviral drug Remdesivir across India, but especially in Delhi, with many scrambling to source it from other cities or buying it at exorbitant prices. Read more
3 senior officials of liquor manufacturing company arrested in Bhopal
Three senior officials of a liquor manufacturing company, including its owner, were arrested by Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI) in Bhopal on Wednesday night. They were arrested for supplying Rs 20 crore worth hand sanitiser without paying GST. Read more
Uttarakhand allows setting up of stone crusher, hot-mix plants near Ganga and other rivers
The Uttarakhand government on Wednesday allowed setting up of stone crusher and hot-mix plants 1.5 kilometre away from the bank of river Ganga under its Stone-Crusher, Mobile Stone-Crusher and Hot-Mix Plant Policy, 2020. Read more
Heavy rains trigger landslides across Uttarakhand, one dead in car accident
With heavy rains triggering landslides in many places across Uttarakhand, normal life has been thrown out of gear. In Uttarkashi district, one person died in a car accident on the Mando-Tekhala motorway late on Tuesday night. Read more
Amid Covid-19 crisis, Donald Trump tells schools to ‘reopen or you may lose federal funds’
Determined to reopen America’s schools despite coronavirus worries, President Donald Trump threatened Wednesday to hold back federal money if school districts don’t bring their students back in the fall. Read more
‘He’s not thinking about retirement:’ Dhoni’s manager provides huge update on MSD’s future
MS Dhoni’s manager Mihir Diwakar has clarified that the wicketkeeper batsman does not seem to be harbouring thoughts of retirement as of now. The former India captain, who has not played any form of cricket since India’s World Cup exit last year, turned 39 on Tuesday, and with no certainty regarding the IPL this year, Dhoni’s future seemed uncertain. Read more
Microsoft Teams reimagines remote working with Together Mode, other new features
Microsoft on late Wednesday announced a big update to its Teams collaboration platform. The update reimagines how virtual collaboration and communication work for the Covid-19 era wherein millions of users have embraced remote working. Read more
Jagdeep dies at 81: Ranveer Singh, Ayushmann Khurrana lead Bollywood in thanking actor for ‘filling lives with smiles’
Veteran actor Jagdeep, who as Soorma Bhopali in Sholay became popular across generations, died on Wednesday at his residence. He was 81. The actor had not been keeping well and died on Wednesday at 8.30 pm at his residence in Bandra. Read more
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- The case has got wide publicity as it is the first time that a mother was arrested under Pocso charges in Kerala, that too, for exploiting her own child.
- The CWC further said that the silence underlined the government's collusion, complicity and guilt.
- n the missing complaint, family members expressed apprehension that the boy might have crossed to Pakistan since the family lived very close to the Indo-Pak international border and they had relatives in Pabni village in Pakistan.
- Mishra, who is currently in the Capital for his exams, will be accompanied by his aunt and is expected to report to Hotel Ashoka in New Delhi on January 25.
- At least 10,000 farmers and BJP leaders had surrounded the RDC office in Sambalpur town on Thursday, protesting deductions in farmers’ payments by rice millers among other issues.