Health

COVID: UNICEF to stockpile over half-a-billion syringes by year-end

UNICEF has begun birth the groundwork for the fast, safe and economical delivery of the ultimate vaccinum by buying and pre-positioning syringes and different necessary instrumentation. As presently as COVID-19 vaccines with success emerge from trials and area…

Do bananas help control loose motions? Here’s what experts say

Blame it on the dynamic weather, food habits, or even travail, loose motions or looseness of the bowels will happen…

Nandan Nilekani: The challenge is we don’t have adult vaccination system… Must build it from scratch for Covid-19

Nandan Nilekani explains his three-phase Covid -19 vaccination process, says he doesn’t see an advertising global giant like Facebook, Google…

Maharashtra govt allows gyms, fitness centres to reopen from Oct 25

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday said gymnasiums and fitness centres in the state will be allowed to reopen…

UP: 3 minor Dalit sisters injured in acid attack in Gonda

Gonda: during a shocking incident, three minor Dalit sisters received burn injuries when an unidentified attacker threw acid on them…

Johnson & Johnson pauses Covid vaccine trial as participant becomes ill

WASHINGTON: Johnson & Johnson said on Monday it had temporarily paused its Covid-19 vaccine candidate clinical trials because of an…

2nd Cabinet minister in Nepal tests positive for coronavirus

Nepal’s education minister Giriraj Mani Pokharel has tested positive for COVID-19 — the second Cabinet minister to possess contracted the…

CBI takes over probe into Hathras gang rape and murder case

NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Saturday took over the investigation into the Hathras gang rape and murder…

Rural surge’ propels India toward more Covid-19

MASLI: Sliding out of their rickshaw, masks on, fresh sanitizer smeared across their hands, a team of doctors approached one…

Study shows how climate change impacts crops, and how we can adapt

Two research groups at the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) studying the physical and molecular manifestations…

Rajkot: Toddler who swallowed coconut gets new life

RAJKOT: Two successful lung surgeries gave a replacement lease of life to a toddler whose condition turned critical after swallowing…

US expects 1 million doses of Covid-19 antibody before 2021

The government expects to have 1 million doses of the so-called monoclonal antibody treatments on hand before year-end.   The…

Prepare for 15,000 daily Covid cases in Delhi this winter: Panelill

The expert committee on Covid-19 headed by Dr V K Paul has raised a red flag on big congregations this…

Haldi wala doodh, kadha and Ayurvedic herbs: AYUSH ministry issues guidelines for mild COVID cases

As the number of coronavirus cases continues to increase at an alarming rate within the state, the central government has…

Coronavirus vaccine update: Setback for Sputnik V in India, report says AstraZeneca could see profits in July

Coronavirus vaccine update: The coronavirus vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University, which is one among the foremost anticipated…

Coronavirus Updates: Herbal cocktails but trials still on

The Centre on Tuesday released a protocol that prescribes specific dosages of herbal cocktails to stop and treat the new…

If Corona had the same speed, 3 million people would have been killed

The death toll could rise even faster if no concerted efforts are made to combat the global crisis Washington: The…

Global Fund Partnership Has Saved 38 Million Lives – but COVID-19 Could Wipe Out Progress

GENEVA, Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A new report by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is…

Bringing Enhanced Cancer Care to Singapore with Varian’s Halcyon System

PALO ALTO, Calif., and SINGAPORE, Sept. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Varian (NYSE: VAR) today announced that Proton Therapy Pte. Ltd.…

Leading Cancer Treatment Recommendations from NCCN

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pennsylvania, Sept. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) today announced the availability of multiple…