Coronavirus Outbreak
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Aastha Ahuja

COVID-19: What Tests Are Needed? Who Should Take The Coronavirus Test? All You Need To Know

COVID-19: What Tests Are Needed? Who Should Take The Coronavirus Test? All You Need To Know
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There are two kinds of the test – RTPCR (Reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction) and a CT scan of the chest, to detect the presence of the coronavirus in an individual
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World Health Organisation And FIFA Join Hands To Tackle COVID-19, Shares 5 Steps To Kick Out Coronavirus

World Health Organisation And FIFA Join Hands To Tackle COVID-19, Shares 5 Steps To Kick Out Coronavirus
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To combat COVID-19, the World Health Organisation (WHO) and FIFA have teamed up by launching a new awareness campaign - “Pass the message to kick out coronavirus”
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Are You Infected With COVID-19? Check With Apollo Hospitals’ Online ‘Coronavirus Risk Scan’

Are You Infected With COVID-19? Check With Apollo Hospitals’ Online ‘Coronavirus Risk Scan’
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Apollo 24|7, the digital wing of Apollo Hospitals, has introduced Coronavirus Risk Scan, a self-assessment test to gauge the risk level of getting the coronavirus infection
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Actor Hrithik Roshan Shares Two Crucial Steps To Fight Against Coronavirus Outbreak In India

Actor Hrithik Roshan Shares Two Crucial Steps To Fight Against Coronavirus Outbreak In India
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In a video message, actor Hrithik Roshan appealed citizens to follow hygiene and social distancing to contain the spread of novel coronavirus
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Coronavirus In India: Anushka Sharma And Virat Kohli Plea To Follow 21 Days Nationwide Lockdown, Ask To Stay At Home

Coronavirus In India: Anushka Sharma And Virat Kohli Plea To Follow 21 Days Nationwide Lockdown, Ask To Stay At Home
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In a video message, the power couple Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma urged citizens to stay at home for the next 21 days and to save themselves and their family
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Shah Rukh Khan Shares A 'Filmy Awareness Video' On Coronavirus, Gives Basic Health And Hygiene Tips

Shah Rukh Khan Shares A 'Filmy Awareness Video' On Coronavirus, Gives Basic Health And Hygiene Tips
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Shah Rukh Khan, the Badshah of Bollywood, shared an informative video on coronavirus using clips from his own movie
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COVID-19: Make Healthy Eating And Nutrition A Part Of Your Life And Boost Immunity

COVID-19: Make Healthy Eating And Nutrition A Part Of Your Life And Boost Immunity
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A wholesome diet ensures that the body gets everything it needs and builds up the necessary antibodies and immunity to ward off any infection or disease
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Are Masks Effective To Contain The Spread Of Novel Coronavirus?

Are Masks Effective To Contain The Spread Of Novel Coronavirus?
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According to the experts, one should wear a mask only when they have mild symptoms of coronavirus, or treating someone infected with the virus or are around infected individuals
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With Limited Testing And Current Preventive Measures Can India Prevent Community Transmission Of COVID-19?

With Limited Testing And Current Preventive Measures Can India Prevent Community Transmission Of COVID-19?
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Currently, India is in stage two of transmission, where the coronavirus infects people directly in contact with affected patients who returned from abroad
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#SafeHands Challenge: Amid COVID-19, Deepika Padukone, Anushka Sharma, And Sachin Tendulkar Give Hand Washing Lesson

#SafeHands Challenge: Amid COVID-19, Deepika Padukone, Anushka Sharma, And Sachin Tendulkar Give Hand Washing Lesson
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To promote clean hands and instill the habit of washing hands with soap or alcohol-based rub, the World Health Organisation (WHO) had launched the ‘Safe Hands Challenge’ on March 13
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Coronavirus 2019: World Health Organization Introduces #SafeHands Challenge To Promote Hand Hygiene And Prevent COVID-19

Coronavirus 2019: World Health Organization Introduces #SafeHands Challenge To Promote Hand Hygiene And Prevent COVID-19
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From badminton player P. V. Sindhu, sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik, to international footballers and artists, people across the globe have joined the World Health Organisation’s #SafeHands challenge to promote hand hygiene and prevent the spread of COVID-19
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Bandicoot, Sewer Cleaning Robot Wins Infosys Foundation’s Aarohan Social Innovation Awards

Bandicoot, Sewer Cleaning Robot Wins Infosys Foundation’s Aarohan Social Innovation Awards
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Bandicoot, a pneumatic semi-robotic device created to clean sewers and manholes, is claimed to be the world’s first manhole cleaning robot
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Bengaluru Takes On Waste By Educating Children About Waste Segregation, Marshalls Reach Government Schools

Bengaluru Takes On Waste By Educating Children About Waste Segregation, Marshalls Reach Government Schools
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To address the issue of poor waste management and promote waste segregation at source, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has reached out to students of government schools across the city
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India’s Cleanest City Indore Is Anand Mahindra’s Monday Motivation, Gets Praised For The Swachh Transformation

India’s Cleanest City Indore Is Anand Mahindra’s Monday Motivation, Gets Praised For The Swachh Transformation
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Chairman of Mahindra Group, Anand Mahindra, appreciated the progress Indore has made under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan; said, ‘the city’s transformation is miraculous’
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