Extend moratorium to NBFCs' bank borrowings: Raman Aggarwal
Certain measures announced by RBI need some finetuning, says Co-Chairman, FIDC.
ICMR lauds Kerala's containment strategy for COVID-19
Dr Raman R Gangakhedkar, chief of Epidemiology and Communicable Diseases at ICMR, said India has evolved a strong COVID-19 testing regime over the last three months. He was responding to queries from mediapersons at an online interaction, which was streamed live on Facebook by Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Kerala, here.
ICMR plans to study whether novel coronavirus strain in India changed form
However, the study can begin once the lockdown is lifted since currently there are difficulties involved in transportation of samples from different states and Union Territories, scientists said.
Don't use rapid testing kits for 2 days, wait for advisory: ICMR to States
ICMR Scientist, Dr Raman R Gangakhdkar on Tuesday said that they have advised states not to use rapid testing kits for two days. “A lot of v...
Covid-19: Won't recommend BCG vaccine even for health workers until study proves it, says ICMR
ICMR Scientist, Dr Raman R Gangakhedkar said that the BCG vaccine is not recommended to fight COVID-19 until a study conducted is on it. On ...
Antibody kits arrive from China, but only for surveillance
These kits, also known as serological testing kits, are not meant for early diagnosis or detection of the disease, said Raman Gangakhedkar, head of the department of epidemiology at the Indian Council of Medical Research.
India conducts 24 tests for one Coronavirus positive case: ICMR
While addressing a press conference in the national capital on April 16 amid coronavirus pandemic, the scientist of Indian Council of Medica...
‘Maybe once in 1000 yrs’: ICMR on whether coronavirus can jump from bats to humans
While addressing a press conference in the national capital on April 15 amid coronavirus pandemic, the scientist of Indian Council of Medica...
ICMR may use remdesivir if local companies can manufacture it
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said it will consider using remdesivir, an experimental drug made by Gilead Sciences, to treat Indian Covid-19 patients if domestic companies can manufacture it.
First consignment of Covid-19 kits to arrive India on Apr 15 from China: ICMR
While addressing a press conference amid coronavirus pandemic in the national capital on April 13, the scientist of Indian Council of Medica...
India needs to know how to win big moments: WV Raman Indian Women’s Cricket Team Head Coach
First thing is you just let them flower and don’t tamper much. Second, you need to try and make the most of the talent without putting any real pressure. I can tell you something very honestly. With the talent we have in this team and if they are groomed well, we will have a world number one side in three years’ time.
Nobel laureate CV Raman: Exemplary scientist, made India proud with the 'Raman Effect'
Sir Chandrashekhara Venkata Raman was born in Tamil Nadu in November 1888. The physicist did pioneering work in the field of light scatterin...
Centre backs vaccine trials to find a cure for Covid-19
The Centre has decided to encourage vaccine trials to develop any vaccine – an immune booster or a preventive one – to arrest infections caused by SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19.
SB Energy on track to achieve solar energy target in India: Raman Nanda, CEO, SB Energy Global
The real target for companies with long-term vision to be a global leader would be to build 100 GW. Within the next 10 years, we will see 100 GW companies in renewables or even in just solar. We are prepared to be one of them. India maybe contribute to half of that capacity, said Nanda in the interview with ET.
PM Modi hails talent of Indian scientists on National Science Day
"May Indian science continue to thrive and may our young minds develop even greater curiosity towards science," Prime Minister Narendra Modi said.
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