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COVID-19: India's Case Fatality Rate Lowest Since March 22 At 1.5 Per Cent

COVID-19: India’s Case Fatality Rate Lowest Since March 22 At 1.5 Per Cent

According to the Union Health Ministry, there are 14 state and Union Territories with Case Fatality Rate lower than 1 per cent ...
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COVID-19: Third Phase Human Trial Of Covaxin To Commence At Odisha's Hospital Soon

COVID-19: Third Phase Human Trial Of Covaxin To Commence At Odisha’s Hospital Soon

As many as 21 medical institutes across the country have been selected by the Indian Council for Medical Research where the phase 3 trial of Bharat Biotech’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate ‘Covaxin’ will be done ...
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Next Three Months Decisive In Determining COVID Situation In Country: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Next Three Months Decisive In Determining COVID Situation In Country: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan said that states like Uttar Pradesh need to focus on simple precautionary measures like wearing mask and following hand and respiratory etiquettes to prevent the Coronavirus ...
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Goddess Durga Crowns Healthcare Worker: Durga Puja Pandal In West Bengal Salutes COVID Warriors

Goddess Durga Crowns Healthcare Worker: Durga Puja Pandal In West Bengal Salutes COVID Warriors

At a Durga Puja pandal in West Bengal’s Murshidabad, goddess Durga has been depicted as paying tribute to a woman health worker with a crown in her hand, instead of her customary trident (Trishul) ...
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Severe COVID-19 Symptoms May Prolong For 20 Days, Suggests Study

Severe COVID-19 Symptoms May Prolong For 20 Days, Suggests Study

According to experts, the risk of transmission of the coronavirus remains for as long as 20 days among patients who suffer severe symptoms ...
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Study Reveals Fear Encourages Physical Distancing During Pandemic

Study Reveals Fear Encourages Physical Distancing During Pandemic

According to a new study, people can be persuaded to follow COVID-19 safety guidelines more effectively through messaging that highlights the dire consequences of not taking precautions ...
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"We Will Win This Fight Against COVID”: PM Modi On Mann Ki Baat

“We Will Win This Fight Against COVID”: PM Modi On Mann Ki Baat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his monthly radio programme - Mann Ki Baat once again urged citizens to continue taking all necessary precautions during the festival season  ...
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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

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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COVID-19 Plasma Therapy Shows Little Benefit In Patients In India, Study Finds

COVID-19 Plasma Therapy Shows Little Benefit In Patients In India, Study Finds

The new study shows that in settings with limited laboratory capacity, convalescent plasma does not reduce 28 day mortality or progression to severe disease in patients admitted to hospital with moderate COVID-19 ...
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COVID-19 Lockdown Reduced Sleep Quality, Mental Health, Says Study

COVID-19 Lockdown Reduced Sleep Quality, Mental Health, Says Study

According to the survey, conducted by the researchers, including those from Louisiana State University (LSU) in the US, the lockdown's effects were magnified among people with obesity ...
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Chennai Sero Survey Results: Nearly One-Third Population Exposed To Coronavirus, What Does It Mean? Expert Explains

Chennai Sero Survey Results: Nearly One-Third Population Exposed To Coronavirus, What Does It Mean? Expert Explains

The second Chennai sero-survey has revealed that the overall positivity rate in the city has become more and now nearly one in three of people in the city has been infected with the virus ...
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Megastar Shah Rukh Khan Provides 2,000 Personal Protective Equipment Kits To Frontline COVID-19 Warriors In Chhattisgarh

Megastar Shah Rukh Khan Provides 2,000 Personal Protective Equipment Kits To Frontline COVID-19 Warriors In Chhattisgarh

To support healthcare workers in Chhattisgarh in their fight against COVID-19, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan provided 2,000 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) kits through his NGO Meer Foundation ...
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