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May 1, 2021

Pulse oximeter: Here is all you need to know

KOCHI: A pulse oximeter is a small device that painlessly and quickly measures your oxygen saturation level, or how much oxygen in your blood. These devices have a probe or sensor that looks like a plastic bag clip to be placed onto your fingertip,…

Neetu on Rishi Kapoor: He was an extension of our existence

MUMBAI: On the first death anniversary of Rishi Kapoor on Friday, the late actor's wife, actress Neetu Kapoor, penned an emotional note saying he was an extension of her existence. Along with her note, Neetu posted a black and white picture on…

Tata group gets CCI nod for BigBasket deal

BENGALURU: The Tata group’s foray into the India’s growing e-grocery market has been sealed with the Competition Commission of India on Thursday giving its nod to its $1 billion acquisition of BigBasket. In a statement, the CCI said that it has given…

GSL to provide Oxygen generating plant to the govt of Goa

New Delhi/Vasco: Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL), a Miniratna Defence PSU, has pitched in to help the state government of Goa in its fight against COVID-19. The PSU announced to provide an “onsite oxygen generating plant” under its corporate social…

Ease local pain points, PM Modi tells ministers

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a meeting of the Council of Ministers on Friday amid rising cases of coronavirus in the country. They discussed the ways to manage the pandemic and ensure availability of essential supplies. This was…

Centre tries to pass the Covid buck to states

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Friday appeared to be shifting blame on states for the explosive rise in Covid19 cases, maintaining that it had been in touch with districts despite drop in infections since September last year. In a press conference on…