Congress Issues Guidelines

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Congress Issues Guidelines For Party Prez Elections On Oct 17

The Indian National Congress (INC) issued guidelines for the party presidential elections, scheduled on October 17. As per the guidelines, issued on October 3, any AICC general secretaries/In-charges, secretaries, joint secretaries, PCC presidents, CLP leaders, heads of frontal organisations, chiefs of departments, cells and all official spokespersons are not allowed to campaign for candidates, and if wishes need to resign first. Shashi… read-more

Mon, 03 Oct 2022 - 05:12 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indian National Congress, Presidential Elections, guidelines, Rahul Gandhi, Mallikarjun Kharge, Shashi Tharoor

Reserve Bank of India

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RBI Issues Guidelines For Categories Of Digital Lenders To Curb Illegal Activities

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) issued a set of guidelines in regard to digital lending, listing companies allowed in the business, the rules for loans and data collection, and how the fee is charged. On August 10, the RBI announced the digital lenders, which will be regulated by the RBI and concerned authorities. Furthermore, the regulated guidelines will be helpful to curb illegal activities in digital lending.


Wed, 10 Aug 2022 - 07:15 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Reserve bank of India, guidelines, Digital Money Lenders, Central Bank, India

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Nigerian Man With No Foreign Travel History Tests Monkeypox Positive In Delhi

India reported its sixth confirmed positive case of monkeypox, on August 2. A Nigerian man, a resident of Delhi with no foreign travel history tested positive for monkeypox, confirmed by Delhi Government-run LNPG Hospital. The 34-year-old man is being treated at LNPG hospital and was reported to have monkeypox symptoms like fever for the past five days. With this, Delhi registered its second confirmed monkeypox case, of which one recovered.… read-more

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 - 04:50 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Monkeypox, Delhi Hospital, second confirm case, WHO, guidelines

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Central Government Issues Monkeypox Guidelines

The Union Home Ministry issued guidelines for the recently viral monkeypox, in India. The guidelines, issued on July 27, include twenty-one days of isolation, wearing masks, following hand hygiene, and keeping lesions fully covered. Furthermore, as of now, there are four confirmed cases of monkeypox, including one in Delhi. The issued guidelines are for monkeypox-positive people, and those who came in contact with the positive ones.

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 - 08:21 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Monkey Pox, Central Government, guidelines, Isolation, Cases

Courtesy: Live Mint

Monkeypox Virus

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Monkeypox Virus Name To Be Modified, Pre-Exposure Vaccination Not Necessary: WHO

World Health Organization (WHO) released interim regulations on the spread of monkeypox, which include vaccine recommendations. It stated that mass vaccination against the monkeypox virus as a preventative approach is not suggested. "We are working with partners and experts from around the world on changing the name of monkeypox virus, its clades, and the disease it causes," WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus stated on June 14.… read-more

Wed, 15 Jun 2022 - 06:14 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Monkey Pox, Vaccination, WHO, guidelines, virus

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Union Health Ministry Issues Guidelines For Monkeypox Prevention

Monkeypox spreading rapidly across the globe is raising concerns, following which, the Union Health Ministry issued guidelines for states/UTs. On May 31, the Government issued protocols and precautions for preventing the monkeypox disease in India. Some issued guidelines include monitoring contacts, restrictions on blood, tissue donation for asymptomatic contacts, avoiding contact with infected people, isolation, and others. Furthermore, the… read-more

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 08:45 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Monkeypox, guidelines, Union Health Ministry, Contacts, WHO

Ministry Of Education

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Ministry Of Education Issues Guidelines For Schools To Tackle Heatwave

To prevent the negative impacts of the heatwave, the Ministry of Education issued a list of measures for schools on May 11 in areas such as transportation, health, food, classroom, and uniform. The everyday routine, as well as the school schedule, must be altered. School hours might be shortened, and classes can begin as early as 7 a.m. Furthermore, the suggestion that the school assembly be shortened was also made. 

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 07:38 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: heatwave, ministry of education, guidelines, School

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Char Dham

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Char Dham Yatra Guidelines Released, COVID-19 Certificate, Test Not Mandatory

Ahead of the Char Dham Yatra, the Uttarakhand Government and Chief Secretary SS Sandhu held a meeting. As per sources, the government asked all the devotees to register on the state's portal prior to their arrival, which is said to begin on May 3. Furthermore, as of now, the COVID-19 vaccination certificates and negative reports have not been made mandatory by the authorities, with orders of smooth conduct of yatra.

Sat, 30 Apr 2022 - 04:05 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Char Dham, Uttarakhand, CS SS Sandhu, devotees, guidelines

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New Travel Guidelines

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Travelling To UAE, Singapore, Kuwait From India? Check Latest Travel Guidelines

As per reports, UAE has exempted fully vaccinated Indian passengers from RT-PCR testing, prior to departure. In addition, travellers are asked to upload their COVID-19 vaccination certificate on the Air Suvidha portal. According to… read-more

Sun, 27 Feb 2022 - 09:31 AM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: Travel, India, guidelines, UAE, SINGAPORE

Courtesy: The Times Of India


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Kerala Issues New Travel Guidelines For International Air Passengers; Check Here

The Kerala Health Department issued revised guidelines for international passengers arriving in the state. Only the NRIs and international travellers arriving in Kerala, who have COVID symptoms, will have to undertake an RT-PCR test. The selection of the passengers will be done by the airline officers, the guidelines added. Home quarantine is advisable for international travellers, and also self-health monitoring for 7 days. The state's COVID… read-more

Sun, 06 Feb 2022 - 04:18 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: Travel, Covid-19, Kerala, guidelines, restrictions

Courtesy: Live Mint