The witch’s tale: Witches get a story & voice of their own

In the West, in fact, the horror genre has been extensively used since decades to study suppression and its impact on mental health.
That narrative is slowly changing with a clutch of filmmakers giving the witch a voice and story of her own

Direct flight services between Delhi and Sikkim commence

Commercial flight services to the tabletop airport recommenced after nearly one-and-half years after the private airliner halted its operations between Kolkata and Pakyong in June 2019 due to bad weat

Commercial flight operations to the airport started in October 2018.

Avian Influenza in poultry birds confirmed in 9 states so far: Govt

The Department of Animal Husbandry & Dairying (DAHD) provides funds to states and Union Territories on a 50:50 sharing basis.

"Compensation is paid to farmers whose poultry birds, eggs and poultry feed are culled/disposed of by the State as per the Action Plan," the statement said.

Delhi records 197 fresh coronavirus cases; positivity rate dips to 0.26 per cent

The active cases tally on Saturday stood at 1,880, while the positivity rate dipped to 0.26 per cent, according to the latest bulletin issued by the Delhi health department.

The city's infection tally is now over 6.33 lakh and the death toll 10,799, they said.

Tourism back on track post control over pandemic: Official

The roadshow was organised jointly by the Centre and the Madhya Pradesh government to promote domestic tourism.

"As the COVID-19 pandemic is now under control in the country and several restrictions have been relaxed, tourism activities are on rise in Goa, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh and other states," the official said.

Traditional industry base of ‘atmanirbhar’ India: Adityanath

The Ministry of Minority Affairs is organising 'Hunar Haat' at Avadh Shilpgram here from January 22 to February 4 with the theme of 'vocal for local'.

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UK doctors seek review of 12-week gap between vaccine doses

Britain has recorded 95,981 deaths among people who tested positive, the highest confirmed virus toll in Europe.

So far almost 5.5 million people have received a first dose of either a vaccine made by Pfizer and BioNTech or one developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University.

150 people infected with UK variant of COVID-19 in India: Govt

All of them have been kept in single room isolation in designated health care facilities by the respective state governments, the ministry had said earlier.

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42 pc girls allowed access to mobile phone for less than an hour a day: Survey

The survey said family attitudes and biases restrict the time given to girls to access a digital device 42 per cent of girls are allowed access to a mobile phone for less than an hour in a day.

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COVID-19 vaccine for Airport staff in Karnataka

Commissioner Health and Family Welfare Service, Government of Karnataka issued a circular to this effect on Friday.

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Remembering ‘Netaji’ on his birth anniversary: A look back at Subhash Chandra Bose’s contribution to India’s freedom

Anyone who looks back on India’s freedom from the British rule, Shubhash Chandra Bose is a name that will be found among the five popular names who fought and dedicated their lives to the freedom st

India inoculates 1.4 mn in fastest corona vaccine rollout, over 3 lakh get jabs in 24 hrs, Karnataka leads the way

Meanwhile, the active COVID-19 caseload continued to fall in India with the figures dropping to 1,85,662 on Saturday.

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Gujarat: Samples of 10 dead poultry birds test positive for avian flu

This is the first case in Gujarat where poultry birds have tested positive for the infection, an official from the state animal husbandry department said.

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India sends millions of COVID-19 vaccine doses to neighbouring countries; US, Brazil, WHO lauds the efforts

India has been sending out the vaccination developed by Oxford-AstraZeneca and is manufactured on a large scale by Serum Institute of India.

Wuhan, epicentre of coronavirus pandemic, marks lockdown anniversary with glint of normalcy

Hong Kong has been grappling to contain a fresh wave of the coronavirus since November. Over 4,300 cases have been recorded in the last two months, making up nearly 40% of the city's total.

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Kashmir receives fresh snowfall

While 'Chillai-Kalan' began on December 21 and will end on January 31, the cold wave continues even after that in Kashmir with a 20-day 'Chillai-Khurd' (small cold) and a 10-day 'Chillai-Bachha' (baby

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Can Covid-19 survivors donate blood? What are the risks involved and ideal deferral period

A pertinent question that has crossed minds of Covid-19 recovered patients is are they eligible to donate blood

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COVID-19 triggers antibodies from previous coronavirus infections, says study

They said the differences in the pre-existing antibody response identified by this study may possibly explain some differences in how severely COVID-19 disease affects old versus young people.

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Delhi weather update: Minimum temperature rises to 8 deg C

A fresh Western Disturbance (WD) affecting the western Himalayas provided some relief from the chill.

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With 14,256 fresh cases, India’s COVID-19 tally climbs to 1,06,39,684

The health ministry stressed that more than 70 per cent of the COVID-19 deaths in the country occurred due to comorbidities.

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Coronavirus: Brazil President Bolsonaro thanks PM Modi for COVID vaccines

India had earlier supplied hydroxychloroquine, Remdesivir and paracetamol tablets, as well as diagnostic kits, ventilators, masks, gloves and other medical supplies to a large number of countries to h

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Flight services hit in Kashmir due to snowfall

A decision on the resumption of flight operations would be taken as and when the weather improves, they added.

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COVID-19: UK chief scientist says new virus variant may be more deadly

Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who has often been accused of giving overly optimistic predictions about relaxing coronavirus restrictions, sounded gloomy.

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Serum Institute pegs losses due to fire at over Rs 1,000 crore

Cyrus Poonawalla, CMD, SII, said there was no production happening in the area and no vaccine was being made there at the time of the fire and they they were lucky that fire broke out in this building

SII was getting the facility ready to make vaccines.
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