ICMR removes price cap of Rs 4,500 for coronavirus tests

price cap of Rs 4,500 for the real-time polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test used to detect COVID-19, asking states and UTs to negotiate with private labs to fix “mutually agreeable” rates for the test. In a letter to the state chief secretaries on Monday, ICMR Director General (D-G) Dr Balram Bhargava said the COVID-19 diagnostic […]

Great Walks open for bookings, but huts capped at 50 per cent

Meanwhile, New Zealand’s newest Great Walk, the West Coast’s Paparoa Track, will not be fully open again until October. Up to 10 trampers can stay at the Pororari Hut each night, then return the way they came to Punakaiki because the access road at the Blackball end is being upgraded.

‘Didn’t cap N95 prices to prevent mass buying’

A Division Bench of Chief Justice Dipankar Datta and Justice K.K. Tated was hearing a public interest litigation (PIL) filed by activist Anjali Damania and journalist Sucheta Dalal through senior advocate Mihir Desai. The petitioner will file a rejoinder on June 1. The matter has been posted for hearing on June 2.

RWAs demand cap on Covid-19 treatment in private hospitals

The cost of room charges should be decided as per the facility available at the hospitals. “The government can divide these hospitals into three-four categories as per the facilities available there. The cost of room rent, etc. can be fixed accordingly. But it is important that a decision in this regard be taken immediately, as […]

Guard Lane Taylor takes pay cut as Packers save $3 million in cap space, per report

Per Over The Cap, the Packers have $13,874,370 in available cap space — around $5 million of which goes to draft picks, leaving them with just under $9 million in available cap space. Green Bay could use the available money to sign another free agent if they wish or roll that cap space over into […]

Small & mid-caps underperform Nifty, but over 100 stocks rose 10-30% in a week

“Indian market’s underperformance can be attributed to the stringent and extended lockdown and lack of near-term direct benefits from the government to jump-start the economy,” Jimeet Modi, Founder & CEO, SAMCO Securities & StockNote told Moneycontrol.

Coronavirus | ICMR removes ₹4,500 cap on COVID-19 test

In its latest guidance note on the provision of Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child, Adolescent Health + Nutrition (RMNCAH+N) services during and after the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ministry has said, “Any area exiting a ‘containment/buffer zone’ can start RMNCAH+N activities after a minimum gap of 14 days following de-listing, while an area entering a ‘containment/buffer zone’ […]

Arunraja Kamaraj has a new feather in his cap

From being a lyricist to wielding the megaphone in ‘Kanaa’, Arunraja Kamaraj has carved a niche for himself. And now, the musician-director embarks on a new journey in the music industry by launching his music label ARK Entertainment, which will release new albums and singles in association with Believe Artist Services & Development. The first […]

Vietnamese pop tarnished by plagiarism suspicions

Other similar cases included Indian duo Sukriti and Prakriti Kakar’s MV “Sudhar Ja” whose intro was found to resemble the intro of singer Erik’s MV “Dung Co Mo” (Dream On), South Korean G-Dragon’s “Butterfly” which seemed to copy Do Bao’s “Nhung Khung Troi Khac” (Other Horizons), South Korean Jang Jae In and NaShow’s hit “Auditory […]

ETSU looks to extend streak vs Chattanooga

SUPER SENIORS: Chattanooga has relied heavily on its seniors this year. Matt Ryan, David Jean-Baptiste, Ramon Vila, Rod Johnson and Stefan Kenic have collectively accounted for 73 percent of the team’s scoring this year and 78 percent of all Mocs points over the last five games.