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Bharat Biotech supplying Covaxin to 18 states

Bharat Biotech supplying Covaxin to 18 states

HyderabadBharat Biotech has been directly supplying its Covid-19 vaccine Covaxin to 18 states since May 1, the company said on Tuesday. “...Read More

18 foreign oxygen plants, 3.4 lakh Remdesivir dispatched to states

18 foreign oxygen plants, 3.4 lakh Remdesivir dispatched to states

New DelhiGlobal aid comprising 8,900 oxygen concentrators, 5,043 oxygen cylinders, 18 oxygen generation plants, 5,698 ventilators or BiPA...Read More

Foreign aid piles up at Delhi airport

Foreign aid piles up at Delhi airport

New DelhiThe bureaucratic mishandling has resulted in the emergency Covid-19 supplies arriving in Delhi from abroad piling up at Delhi ai...Read More

Review fire safety in hospitals: Centre

Review fire safety in hospitals: Centre

New DelhiThe Home Ministry has asked states and UTs to conduct a detailed review of fire safety mechanisms at hospitals and nursing homes...Read More

Govt: Foreign aid equitably distributed among states

Govt: Foreign aid equitably distributed among states

New DelhiThe Union Health Ministry on Tuesday said aid from other nations was distributed among states to help them deal with the rising ...Read More

Vaccination Phase 3: Most states delay exercise

Vaccination Phase 3: Most states delay exercise

New DelhiAn astronomical rise in Covid-19 cases in India on Saturday also witnessed the beginning of the third phase of vaccination drive...Read More

India sees record 12.64 lakh Covid-19 cases

India sees record 12.64 lakh Covid-19 cases

New Delhi: India on Tuesday recorded an all-time high number of 12,64,698 active Covid-19 cases, registering a rise for the 34th day in a...Read More

States close FY21 with borrowing 3% less than notified Rs 8.24 trillion

States close FY21 with borrowing 3% less than notified Rs 8.24 trillion

The states and Union Territories have collectively borrowed Rs 7.98 lakh crore from the markets in 2020-21 ending March which is Rs 25,39...Read More

Consider local restrictions on festivals: Centre to states

Consider local restrictions on festivals: Centre to states

New DelhiThe Centre on Wednesday advised the sta­tes and UTs to consider imposing local restrictions in public observation of upcoming fe...Read More

States may face Rs 3 lakh crore GST compensation shortfall in FY22: Report

States may face Rs 3 lakh crore GST compensation shortfall in FY22: Report

States may face a GST compensation shortfall of Rs 3 lakh crore in the next financial year, a situation that will force them to borrow mo...Read More

Finance ministry releases entire Rs 1.10 lakh crore estimated FY 2021 GST shortfall to states

Finance ministry releases entire Rs 1.10 lakh crore estimated FY 2021 GST shortfall to states

The finance ministry on Monday said it has released the full Rs 1.10 lakh crore estimated GST compensation shortfall to the states with t...Read More

Maintain caution, strict surveillance to fully overcome COVID-19 pandemic: Centre to states

Maintain caution, strict surveillance to fully overcome COVID-19 pandemic: Centre to states

New Delhi: The Centre on Friday asked all states and Union Territories to maintain caution and strict surveillance to fully overcome the ...Read More

States' fiscal deficit to narrow to 4.3% of GDP in FY22: Report

States' fiscal deficit to narrow to 4.3% of GDP in FY22: Report

The aggregate fiscal deficit of states is likely to be at 4.3 per cent of the gross domestic product (GDP) in 2021-22 compared to 4.6 per...Read More

States asked to identify children with severe acute malnutrition

States asked to identify children with severe acute malnutrition

New DelhiIdentifying severe acute malnutrition (SAM) in children and their referral to hospitals, using AYUSH concepts and monitoring thr...Read More

States fiscal deficit seen spiking to historic high of 4.7%: Report

States fiscal deficit seen spiking to historic high of 4.7%: Report

Revenue of the states have so badly fallen that as much as 70 per cent of the fiscal deficit is contributed by revenue deficit, which nor...Read More

Another Rs 6,000 crore released to states to meet GST compensation shortfall

Another Rs 6,000 crore released to states to meet GST compensation shortfall

The Union Finance Ministry has released the 10th weekly instalment of Rs 6,000 crore to the states to meet the GST compensation shortfall...Read More

Borrowing 43% more in first 9 months, states fall deeper into debt trap

Borrowing 43% more in first 9 months, states fall deeper into debt trap

At Rs 5,55,900 crore, the states whose finances have been ravaged by the pandemic, have snapped up as much as 43.5 per cent more debt fr...Read More

Finance Ministry extends deadline for states to implement reforms to avail additional borrowing

Finance Ministry extends deadline for states to implement reforms to avail additional borrowing

The Finance Ministry has extended the deadline till February 15 for states to implement reforms like one-nation one ration card and those...Read More

States' indebtedness may soar 36% to Rs 68 lakh crore this year: Report

States' indebtedness may soar 36% to Rs 68 lakh crore this year: Report

The pandemic-hit states are staring at a record 36 per cent jump in their indebtedness to Rs 68 lakh crore, which will be a decadal high ...Read More

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