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Karnataka to triple COVID-19 testing; labs to be set up in PPP model

The state has achieved a new milestone by conducting 50 lakhs COVID-19 tests so far and the government was aiming to increase the number of daily tests.

When actor Sanjay Mishra lived in a Varanasi ashram

Mishra had his experience of an ascetic lifestyle during the shoot of "Bahut Hua Samman", an upcoming satire that also features Raghav Juyal, Abhishek Chauhan, Ram Kapoor, Nidhi Singh and Namit Das.

Nearly 20,000 Amazon workers in US got Covid-19

Amazon had earlier tried to play down the importance of sharing data on how the pandemic affected workers, despite criticism from current and former employees over the protection measures put in place by the e-commerce giant.

Aahana Kumra digs Bengali food and Kolkata culture

I spend a lot of time in Kolkata and I am surrounded by Bengalis. My brother-in-law is a Bengali. My first director Ribhu Dasgupta (of the TV series 'Yudh') is Bengali.

Covid-19 contact tracing app launched in New York

The app, called "Covid Alert NY", is free and available through Apple's App Store and Google Play for both iOS and Android, CNBC said in a news report.

WhatsApp Beta brings ‘Always Mute’, media guidelines & more

According to WABetainfo, a website that tracks WhatsApp in Beta, all these features are in WhatsApp 2.20.201.10 beta for Android and are yet to be rolled out for all users in a stable release.

Covid-19 vaccine rollout unlikely before fall 2021: Study

In a study, published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine, the research team conducted a recent survey of 28 experts working in vaccinology. The survey was carried out in late June 2020.

‘India’s active COVID-19 caseload remains below 10 lakh for 11th consecutive day’

A total of 81,484 new confirmed cases have been reported in the last 24 hours in the country.

Google Maps announces new updates for its Live View feature

With new ways to use Live View, we're making it even easier to orient yourself in the world whether you're walking around, leaving a public transit station or meeting up with friends," Mirko Ranieri, Product Manager, Google Maps

Entry-level iPhone 12 to ship with 64GB storage: Report

The iPhone 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max will arrive in 128/256/512GB storage variants and will be limited to black, white and silver colours, reports GSMArena.

Care for your beard while wearing mask

Avoid putting on any oil before putting on a mask during this hot and humid weather as it can vet greasy and uncomfortable.

Hogg says Cummins made Smith look like a lower-order batter

It was the second over in the chase where the game changed. Pat Cummins, the number one Test bowler in the world up against Steve Smith, the number one Test batsman in the world.

Nicki Minaj welcomes first child with husband Kenneth Petty

"#Preggers. Love. Marriage. Baby carriage. Overflowing with excitement & gratitude. Thank you all for the well wishes," she had written in the post.

COVID-19 vaccine rollout unlikely before fall 2021, experts say

Many experts also believe that there may be some false starts before an effective vaccine is available.

Irfan Pathan wants Dhoni to play at least 10 overs

Many criticised Dhoni for coming very late in the innings when they required too many runs for the victory. Former Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan feels that the former captain Dhoni must bat at least 10 overs

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