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Let vax-data drive policy: Data must inform any shift to a one-shot vax regime

Monday, May 31, 2021 23:45

While a trial of Covaxin among 2-18-year-olds is to take off shortly, the government will need to marshal as many vaccine-candidates as possible to protect children’s health.

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Indian arbitration on a slow road to death: Greatest resistance to arbitration posed by govt depts & PSUs

Monday, May 31, 2021 23:30

The economy will require many measures for its revival in the time to come. Boosting arbitration should certainly be one of them. It is still not too late.

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A world-class merger control regime

Monday, May 31, 2021 23:15

The CCI’s merger control regime, over the last decade, have emphasised on the spirit of ‘ease of doing business in India’

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Covid-19 vaccination: Supreme Court raps Centre for ‘dual policy’, calls for more inclusive approach to cater to rural areas

Monday, May 31, 2021 23:05

Expressing concern over state governments having to pay higher prices for the vaccine, the court also said that Centre needs to procure vaccines for the entire country.Powered by WPeMatico

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Synthetic Biology | The first-gen start-ups: Flying high on fragrance

Monday, May 31, 2021 23:00

The first-generation synbio companies were "full stack", i.e., they focussed on a single application with a large market and sought to vertically integrate

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Growth Curve: Recovery in Q4 narrows FY21 GDP decline to 7.3%

Monday, May 31, 2021 22:45

The contraction was, however, narrower than the 8% forecast in the second advance estimate put out in late February, primarily because the March quarter turned in significantly better numbers, on the back of rather board-based upswing across sectors including manufacturing, construction and electricity.

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Ira Khan’s mushy post for boyfriend Nupur

Monday, May 31, 2021 22:38

Aamir Khan’s daughter Ira Khan never shies away from expressing and showering love for her boyfriend Nupur Shikhare. Recently, the starlet took to her Instagram handle to share a mushy video montage with her love sharing happy memories spent with him.

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Covid-19 vaccination: Supreme Court raps Centre for ‘dual policy’, calls for more inclusive approach to cater to rural areas

Monday, May 31, 2021 22:30

Expressing concern over state governments having to pay higher prices for the vaccine, the court also said that Centre needs to procure vaccines for the entire country.

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French Open’s fan-free night sessions ‘no fun’ for Djokovic

Monday, May 31, 2021 22:20

Novak Djokovic admitted it will be "sad" and "no fun" to begin his French Open campaign without fans on Tuesday as his scheduled night session match clashes with a government-enforced Covid-19 curfew. However, Roland Garros's introduction of night sessions this year has coincided with ...

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Rs 4,000-crore infusion: Aditya Puri, Carlyle Group home in on PNB Housing Finance

Monday, May 31, 2021 22:15

While Carlyle Group firm Pluto Investments has agreed to invest up to Rs 3,185 crore, Aditya Puri, through his family investment vehicle Salisbury Investments, will invest Rs 25 crore. The SSG Group and General Atlantic will also participate in the capital raise, with contributions of Rs 400 crore and Rs ...

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