Posts by: Aishwarya Upadhyay

Aishwarya Upadhyay

Coronavirus Outbreak: “COVID-19 Is Not Going To Disappear For Quite Sometime, Says AIIMS Chief Randeep Guleria

Coronavirus Outbreak: “COVID-19 Is Not Going To Disappear For Quite Sometime, Says AIIMS Chief Randeep Guleria
Dr Randeep Guleria, Chief of AIIMS and advisor to the government for the COVID-19 strategy talks to NDTV about the the ‘new normal’ OF having to live with coronavirus
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Experts Weigh In On The Impact of India’s Lockdown 3.0 On The COVID-19 Curve

Experts Weigh In On The Impact of India’s Lockdown 3.0 On The COVID-19 Curve
With India announcing several relaxations in the third lockdown, experts talk about how we can still manage to control COVID-19
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We Need A Plan To Ensure 100 Percent Coverage For The COVID-19 Vaccine, Experts Speak

We Need A Plan To Ensure 100 Percent Coverage For The COVID-19 Vaccine, Experts Speak
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While the development of vaccine is on-going, Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan has appealed to the Indian scientists to be mindful of affordability factor 
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How Did India Fight An Earlier Pandemic The Swine Flu Outbreak In 2015?

How Did India Fight An Earlier Pandemic The Swine Flu Outbreak In 2015?
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India saw a swine flu outbreak in 2015 that claimed almost 3000 lives, which according to health researchers at the Massachusetts Institute for Technology, was due to the  poor surveillance of the existing cases of swine flu at the time
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Heroes Of COVID-19: Indian Armed Forces’ Unique Gesture Of Gratitude For The Coronavirus Warriors Across The Country 

Heroes Of COVID-19: Indian Armed Forces’ Unique Gesture Of Gratitude For The Coronavirus Warriors Across The Country 
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Indian Armed Forces dedicated Sunday (May 3) to honour and acknowledge the efforts of frontline workers of the novel coronavirus pandemic in the country in remarkable ways 
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Are The Four Types Of Vaccines Being Worked On To Fight Coronavirus?

Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Are The Four Types Of Vaccines Being Worked On To Fight Coronavirus?
There are about 100 active project to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus, here are the different methods being used to develop the vaccine of the hour
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With The Highest COVID-19 Cases In The Country, Maharashtra’s Health Minister Rajesh Tope Talks About The Fight Against Coronavirus

With The Highest COVID-19 Cases In The Country, Maharashtra’s Health Minister Rajesh Tope Talks About The Fight Against Coronavirus
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In a conversation with NDTV on the crisis of coronavirus in Maharashtra, Health Minister reveals that they are conducting more than 5000 tests per million people, which is the highest testing rate in the country
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World Immunisation Week: Out of 100 Active Projects In The World To Develop COVID-19 Vaccine, There Are Six Indian Companies

World Immunisation Week: Out of 100 Active Projects In The World To Develop COVID-19 Vaccine, There Are Six Indian Companies
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India is considered to be one of the largest manufacturer of generic drugs and vaccines in the world and has six firms working on producing vaccines against COVID-19 presently 
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World Immunisation Week: Pune's Serum Institute With Oxford University May Deliver A COVID-19 Vaccine By September

World Immunisation Week: Pune's Serum Institute With Oxford University May Deliver A COVID-19 Vaccine By September
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Adar Poonawalla from Serum Institute of India, told NDTV that even though development of vaccines take “many years”, the partnership with Oxford University may enable them to deliver a vaccine for COVID-19 sooner than expected
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World Immunisation Week 2020: All You Need To Know

World Immunisation Week 2020: All You Need To Know
WHO celebrates every last week of April as World Immunisation Week, with an aim to promote the use of vaccines to protect people of all ages against diseases
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Is The Post-Pandemic Stage? 

Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Is The Post-Pandemic Stage? 
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The last pandemic to transit to post-pandemic stage was H1N1 or swine flu in 2010, here’s all you need to know about how a pandemic disease enters the post pandemic phase
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Is Personal Protective Equipment? 

Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Is Personal Protective Equipment? 
A COVID-19 PPE kit ideally includes gloves, laboratory coats, gowns, goggles, glasses with side shields, shoe covers, face shields and masks, according to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) guidelines
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Earth Day 2020: Amid The COVID-19 Outbreak, Women Of Bollywood Thank The Great Mother That Has Fostered Life And Nature

Earth Day 2020: Amid The COVID-19 Outbreak, Women Of Bollywood Thank The Great Mother That Has Fostered Life And Nature
While India remians under a lockdown to control the spread of novel coronavirus, Bollywood celebrities celebrated Earth Day 2020 on social media
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Central Delhi Gets Mobile Coronavirus Testing Van, Here’s How It Works 

Central Delhi Gets Mobile Coronavirus Testing Van, Here’s How It Works 
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The mobile van in central Delhi’s collects samples to test for coronavirus infections by ensuring there’s no direct contact between the health official and people getting tested 
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