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DBT-ILS decodes the genome of a salt-secreting mangrove species

New Delhi: Scientists from DBT-Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar and SRM-DBT Partnership Platform for Advanced Life Sciences Technologies, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Tamil Nadu for the first time have developed a highly salt-tolerant and salt-secreting true-mangrove species, Avicennia marina. A whole-genome sequence of reference grade is reported. Mangrove marshes are a unique group

More than 38.54 crore vaccine doses provided to States/UTs

New Delhi: The Central Government is committed to accelerating and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination across the country. The new phase of the Kovid-19 vaccination campaign for all citizens of the country has started on 21 June 2021. This immunization drive has been accelerated through better planning and streamlining of the vaccine supply chain

Income Tax Department raids in Hyderabad, unaccounted income of 300 crores unearthed

New Delhi: Income Tax Department launched a search and seizure operation on 6 July 2021 on a group based in Hyderabad. The group operates in the real estate, construction, waste management and infrastructure sectors. The group’s waste management business is spread across India. Whereas real estate activities are mainly concentrated in Hyderabad. During the search