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Doctors to boycott emergency services

Doctors to boycott emergency services

The resident doctors of the Centre-run RML, Safdarjung and Lady Hardinge hospitals will boycott all routine and emergency services from Monday in support of a nationwide protest called by the Federation of Resident Doctors' Association (FORDA) against the delay in NEET-PG 2021 counselling.

India's Omicron tally rises to 21

India's Omicron tally rises to 21

India's Omicron tally jumped to 21 on Sunday after nine people in Rajasthan, seven in Maharashtra and a man in Delhi were found positive with the new variant of coronavirus.

Centre warns employees of action

Centre warns employees of action

The Centre has warned assistant section officers under the Central Secretariat Service (CSS) cadre of disciplinary action in case transfer requests are forwarded from ministers and Members of Parliament.

50% of adult population vaccinated

50% of adult population vaccinated

Over 50 per cent of India's eligible adult population is now fully vaccinated against COVID-19, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Sunday as the cumulative vaccine doses administered in the country exceeded 127.61 crore.