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Plasma therapy may not reduce mortality, suggests ICMR study

Convalescent Plasma was not associated with reduction in mortality or progression to severe Covid-19, suggests a study by Indian Council of Medical Research published in MedRxiv, a preprint server for health sciences. ICMR officials told The Indian Express that the study,…

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8.15% interest rate on PF to be paid now, rest linked to equity returns

The Central Board of Trustees of the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has recommended splitting payment of the interest rate of 8.5% recommended for financial year 2019-20 into two parts, citing “exceptional circumstances arising out of Covid-19”. The EPFO…

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Schools, Colleges reopening: 5 things to know before going to campus

The Ministry of Health has allowed schools, colleges, and higher education institutes to reopen from September 21, however, the new session at educational institutes will be different from anything we know so far. The changes are far-ranging than wearing…

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Army Officer Injured In Anti-Terror Operation In J&K’s Baramulla

Srinagar:  An army officer was injured in an encounter with terrorists in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, police said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation at Yedipora in Pattan area of Baramulla district…

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Income tax notice? Fear not, know how to reply

By Rakhi Thakur The government’s laws are very strict in terms of Income Tax Return (ITR), so the assessee /person may get a notice even for a minor mistake in the filing of Income Tax Return (ITR). But…

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Top Banks Pay These Returns On Fixed Deposits Now

Bank FD Interest Rate: Many investors find fixed deposits a comfortable and convenient mode of investment to earn low but guaranteed returns. Financial planners often suggest fixed deposits only to investors with nil or very low appetite for risk….

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World’s First Confirmed Coronavirus Re-Infection Reported In Hong Kong

A man caught the coronavirus after recovering from an initial bout in April in what scientists said was the first case showing that reinfection may occur within a few months. The 33-year-old’s second SARS-CoV-2 infection was detected via…

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How to update EPFO KYC details online? Here’s a step-by-step guide

The Ministry of Labour and Employment on August 22, 2020, said that during the month of July 2020, Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has been successful in updating 2.39 lakh Aadhaar numbers, 4.28 lakh mobile numbers and 5.26…

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Motor Vehicle Document Validity Extended Till December 31, Includes Driving License

The central government has extended the validity of expiring driving licences & motor vehicle documents till December 31, reports CNBC. Ahead of this, the government extended the validity of motor vehicle documents till September 30 2020. This includes…

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Unlock 4: Schools, Colleges, Metro to Reopen? Here’s What We Know

With over over three million active COVID-19 cases, India is currently in its third phase of ‘Unlock’. In the latest guidelines issued by the Centre, restrictions on movement of individuals at night was lifted and yoga institutes and…

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