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Social Distancing Most Effective Tool To Combat COVID-19: Study

Social Distancing Most Effective Tool To Combat COVID-19: Study
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A research study published by Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) indicates that social distancing could be a potent tool for intervention in all settings ...
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Delhi Is Observing The Third Wave Of Coronavirus, Here’s What You Need To Know

Delhi Is Observing The Third Wave Of Coronavirus, Here’s What You Need To Know
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According to ICMR Director General, Balram Bhargava factors such as pollution, cold weather, festivals, wedding season, apart from travels in Delhi-NCR are leading to gatherings, which is resulting in spike in COVID-19 cases ...
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Expert Advice: How To Celebrate Diwali Amid The COVID-19 Pandemic? 

Expert Advice: How To Celebrate Diwali Amid The COVID-19 Pandemic?
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As we approach the festival of lights, Dr Randeep Guleria, Director of All India Institute Of Medical Sciences explains what should be kept in mind while celebrating Diwali amid a global pandemic ...
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Where Are We In The COVID-19 Vaccine Race?

Where Are We In The COVID-19 Vaccine Race?
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Pharma companies around the world are testing their COVID-19 vaccine in healthy volunteers to see if the rate of COVID-19 infection among those who got the vaccine is significantly lower than in those who received the dummy shot ...
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How Will India Manage COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage?

How Will India Manage COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage?
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As the world awaits a COVID-19 vaccine to end the pandemic, how can India, an important vaccine manufacturer, ensure vaccine for all? ...
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Odisha Bans Sale, Use Of Firecrackers Amid Covid Pandemic

Odisha Bans Sale, Use Of Firecrackers Amid Covid Pandemic
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Chief Secretary AK Tripathy issued a direction to prohibit sale and use of firecrackers in all parts of the state from November 10 to 30 ...
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Hot Or Cold Weather May Have No Significant Effect On COVID-19 Spread: Study

Hot Or Cold Weather May Have No Significant Effect On COVID-19 Spread: Study
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The researchers for the study, published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, noted that weather influences the environment in which the coronavirus must survive before infecting a new host, however, it also influences human behaviour, which moves the virus from one host to another ...
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How Do Indians Feel About The Highly-Anticipated COVID-19 Vaccine? A Survey Reveals

How Do Indians Feel About The Highly-Anticipated COVID-19 Vaccine? A Survey Reveals
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LocalCircles, an Indian community social media platform, conducted a survey to know the tentative perception of peoples' reaction when the Government rolls out the COVID-19 vaccine ...
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With The Second Most Active Cases In The Country, Kerala Observes A Spike In COVID Cases, Here’s Why

With The Second Most Active Cases In The Country, Kerala Observes A Spike In COVID Cases, Here’s Why
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After showing stable COVID trend for months, the state of Kerala has observed a sudden spike, holding the second position in the number active cases in the country ...
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COVID-19 Underscored Importance Of Investing In Public Health: WHO Chief Scientist

COVID-19 Underscored Importance Of Investing In Public Health: WHO Chief Scientist
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Addressing the 15th JRD Tata Memorial Oration from Geneva, WHO chief scientist Soumya Swaminathan highlighted the impact of COVID-19 on education, violence against women, reproductive health and services ...
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New COVID-19 Cases In India Dip Below 50,000 For First Time In Nearly Three Months

The health ministry stressed that more than 70 per cent of the deaths occurred due to comorbidities
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On Monday, October 19, a total of 46,790 fresh COVID-19 infections were reported in a day, which is the lowest since the country reported 47,703 new infections in a day on July 28 ...
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India’s COVID-19 Doubling Time Improves: Union Health Ministry

India’s COVID-19 Doubling Time Improves: Union Health Ministry
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As per the Union Health Ministry, India has come a long way from registering a doubling rate of 25.5 days in mid-August to now registering a doubling rate of nearly 73 days ...
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