Chennai, Sep 20 : The Tamil Nadu health department has administered 16,43,879 lakh doses of vaccine in the second mega vaccination camp organised by it. The state public health department...Read More..
Lucknow, Sep 20 : The number of fully vaccinated persons in Uttar Pradesh has reached the 11 per cent-mark, which implies that one in every ten persons in the state...Read More..
Washington, Sep 20 : US health officials have voiced their support for the recommendation from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory panel that Covid-19 booster shots be limited to...Read More..
Washington, Sep 20 : The global coronavirus caseload has topped 228.4 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.69 million and vaccinations soared to over 5.90 billion, according...Read More..
Singapore, Sep 20 : Singapore on Sunday reported 1,012 new cases of Covid-19 infection, bringing the total tally in the country to 77,804. Of the new cases, 919 were in...Read More..
London, Sep 20 : Another 29,612 people in the UK have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 7,429,746, according to official...Read More..
New Delhi, Sep 19 : The National Green Tribunal’s (NGT) southern, eastern, and central benches have asked the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and states from the respective regions to...Read More..
London, Sep 19 : After facing backlash for its coverage of origins of the Covid pandemic, the much acclaimed scientific journal — The Lancet has now published an ‘alternative view’...Read More..
New Delhi, Sep 19 : Delhi reported 28 new Covid positive cases in the last 24 hours, taking the total coronavirus infection tally so far to 14,38,497 since early 2020....Read More..
London, Sep 19 : Booster shots of Covid-19 vaccines will soon become necessary for people to gain maximum protection against Covid-19, US top infectious disease expert Dr Anthony Fauci said...Read More..
Srinagar, Sep 19 : New Covid cases continued to surge in J&K on Sunday with 168 new cases and 154 recoveries reported during the last 24 hours. Officials said the...Read More..
Chennai, Sep 19 : Tamil Nadu Health Minister Ma Subramanian on Sunday said that the Coimbatore district topped the state in vaccinating the highest percentage of the eligible population against...Read More..
San Francisco, Sep 19 : Anti-vaccine activists flooded Facebook to sow doubt about the Covid-19 vaccines, overwhelming efforts to stop them even as the company told the world that it...Read More..
Lucknow, Sep 19 : The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has now issued fresh guidelines, extending the number of guests at weddings and other functions to 100. According to...Read More..
Beijing, Sep 19 : China reported 43 new locally transmitted Covid-19 cases, all in Fujian province amid a resurgence of the virus, the National Health Commission said on Sunday. Also...Read More..
Washington, Sep 19 : Monoclonal antibodies are high in demand for Covid treatment in the US, especially in those who reject the vaccine against the infectious disease, prompting the Joe...Read More..
Lucknow, Sep 19 : In view of the shortage of medical staff in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has decided to increase the retirement age of doctors from 65...Read More..
Dhaka, Sep 19 : Bangladesh has received another 5 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine developed by China’s pharmaceutical Sinopharm Group. A Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight carrying the Chinese vaccine doses...Read More..
Sydney, Sep 19 : Studying bats’ responses to SARS-CoV-2 may provide key insights into how and when to best use existing therapies for Covid-19, and to develop new treatments, suggests...Read More..
Colombo, Sep 19 : Sri Lankan authorities have received 4 million doses of the Chinese Sinopharm vaccines as a mass inoculation program against Covid-19 is presently underway in the island...Read More..
New Delhi, Sep 19 : India reported 30,773 new Covid-19 cases and 309 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to the Health Ministry’s latest bulletin released on Sunday. With...Read More..
Bangkok, Sep 19 : Thailand reported 122 coronavirus deaths in the last 24 hours, the lowest daily rise of fatalities in seven weeks, according to the figures released by the...Read More..
Lucknow, Sep 19 : In the last 24 hours, Uttar Pradesh recorded nine new Covid-19 cases, taking the total infection tally to 17,09,652, while the death toll stood at 22,887...Read More..
Lucknow, Sep 19 : The Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences (RMLIMS) in Lucknow will start cochlear implantation at its otolaryngology (ENT) department for hearing impaired children aged between...Read More..
Washington, Sep 19 : The global coronavirus caseload has topped 228.1 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.68 million and vaccinations soared to over 5.88 billion, according...Read More..
Bhubaneswar, Sep 18 : With the improvement in the Covid-19 situation in the State, the Odisha government has decided to start the physical classroom teaching for first year undergraduate (UG)...Read More..
Hyderabad, Sep 18 : Telangana Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan on Saturday called for improved healthcare infrastructure in primary health centres to offer timely and better treatment to the snakebite victims....Read More..
New Delhi, Sep 18 : With the Centre planning to procure 25 crore of vaccine doses per month, a top government source said that by the end of September, the...Read More..
New Delhi, Sep 18 : With the administration of more than 2.5 crore vaccine doses on Friday, India’s Covid vaccination coverage on Saturday surpassed the landmark figure of 80 crores.Union...Read More..
New Delhi, Sep 18 : Dunzo Med Air consortium will conduct drone trials for the ‘Medicine from Sky’ initiative of the Telangana government from Monday. Accordingly, drone delivery tech firm,...Read More..
New Delhi, Sep 18 : Emphasising the need to strictly enforce Covid-19 appropriate behaviour, Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba directed all the states and authorities on Saturday not to leave any...Read More..
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 18 : Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday informed that 19,325 people turned Covid positive after 1,21,070 samples were sent for testing in the past 24 hours,...Read More..
By Siddhi JainNew Delhi, Sep 18 (IANSlife) Youth icon and actor Janhvi Kapoor says that it is “high time that we speak openly and freely about feminine hygiene care, and...Read More..
Gurugram, Sep 18 : After dengue and malaria cases increased in the national capital, the district health department of Gurugram has been put on alert. The department has increased its...Read More..
Panaji, Sep 18 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday used vaccination terminology to take a swipe at the Opposition, saying a political party appeared to have developed an “adverse...Read More..
Toronto, Sep 18 : Students returning to their morning school schedule might have an unintended positive lifestyle impact as a new study has found that more teenagers will obtain the...Read More..
New Delhi, Sep 18 : In the last 24 hours, India reported 35,662 fresh Covid-19 cases and 28 fatalities, according to the latest update by the Health Ministry on Saturday....Read More..
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 18 : An 84-year-old Kerala woman was administered two doses of the Covid vaccine within a gap of 30 minutes. The incident was reported from the state-run-hospital at...Read More..
Tokyo, Sep 18 : Japan is considering administering the third shot of Covid-19 vaccines by the end of this year, the Health Ministry said. Studies showed that Covid-19 antibodies would...Read More..
Beirut, Sep 18 : Visiting World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus announced that the world body will send a team of experts to help Lebanon identify problems in...Read More..
Washington, Sep 18 : A US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory panel has endorsed a booster shot of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine six months after full inoculation in people...Read More..
New York, Sep 18 : People infected with the original strain of the SARS-CoV2 virus that caused Covid-19 early during the pandemic outbreak produced a consistent antibody response, making two...Read More..
Phnom Penh, Sep 18 : Cambodia has started a Covid-19 vaccination drive for children aged from six to 12 years. Children, assisted by their parents or legal guardians, queued outside...Read More..
Bengaluru, Sep 18 : Karnataka topped the Covid vaccination drive in the country by administering a whopping 26.92 lakh doses till 9 p.m.on Friday, K.Sudhakar, Minister for Health and Family...Read More..
Washington, Sep 18 : A booster shot against Covid-19 was debated in the US as the country is witnessing a resurgence, although some states are faring better than previous weeks....Read More..
Washington, Sep 18 : The global coronavirus caseload has topped 225.7 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.67 million and vaccinations soared to over 5.85 billion, according...Read More..
New Delhi, Sep 18 : India on Friday set a new world record of administering highest number of vaccines against Covid-19 in one day. The country achieved the milestones of...Read More..
Guwahati, Sep 18 : On the occasion of Prime Minister Narendra Modis 71st birthday on Friday, Assam set a new record by administering Covid vaccine doses to over seven lakh...Read More..
New Delhi, Sep 17 : Covid caused major changes in the work-life environment of healthcare workers (HCWS) including excessive workload, extended time, erratic timimgs, separation from family, and inconvenient PPEs...Read More..
Jaipur, Sep 17 : As Covid cases have been on a receding trend in Rajasthan, the state government on Friday announced re-opening schools for Classes 1 to 8. Schools will...Read More..
New Delhi, Sep 17 : India on Friday set a new record of administering the highsest number of Covid vaccine doses in a single day. Accordingly, India achieved the milestone...Read More..