Kolkata, Sep 7 (PTI) The West Bengal government on Tuesday made it mandatory for international passengers from seven more countries including Bangladesh, China and South Africa to undergo RT-PCR ...

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.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The C.1.2. variant is said to be more transmissible than other coronavirus variants (Photo Credit: PTI/File)

  • India’s health ministry has mandated COVID-19 tests for people coming in from 7 countries
  • The decision was taken after the C.1.2 variant was found in South Africa
  • The 7 countries in the list include China, South Africa and Bangladesh

New Delhi, Sep 2 (PTI) Amid fear of new COVID-19 strains, RT-PCR test is compulsory for passengers arriving from seven more countries, including South Africa, Bangladesh and China, the Centre ...

Mumbai, Sep 1 (PTI) COVID-19 RT-PCR test is made mandatory for travellers arriving at the international airport here from select countries such as the UK, Middle East, Brazil and China, ...

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.Francistown, Botswana
It's the third diamond over 1,000 carats discovered at the location. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • A mining company has announced the discovery of a giant 1,174-carat diamond in Botswana
  • The diamond is 77mm in length, 55mm in width, and 33mm thick 
  • It was discovered in the Karowe diamond mine last month

.Gaborone, Botswana
A 1,174-carat diamond stone was unearthed in Botswana. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • The diamond, which fills the palm of a man's hand, was found on June 12 and presented to Botswana's cabinet on Wednesday
  • The diamond sits in the third position among the world's largest gemstones
  • Last month, a 1,098-carat diamond was unearthed in Botswana