June 23, 2021 09:54 PM IST
Rajesh Tope said the cases are plateaued at 7,000 to 8,000 per day in the state now compared to the peak of 65,000 infections reported in a day in the past.
- June 23, 2021 08:32 PM IST
Public Health England (PHE) said K417N, which is being dubbed as Delta plus in some quarters, is an additional "spike mutation of interest" which is seen in the variant first detected in South Africa, called the Beta variant, and is now seen in a "small number" of Delta variant genomes in the UK.
- June 23, 2021 07:51 PM IST
While the Centre is confident of hitting one crore vaccinations a day, officials tell Moneycontrol that supply side concerns remain. Another issue is that while the 2011 census puts the adult population at 94 crore, it is still a decade-old excercise, and the 18-plus population has only risen since then.
- June 22, 2021 10:50 PM IST
As many as 9,043 patients were discharged during the day, taking the number of recovered cases to 57,42,258, a statement from the health department said.
- June 22, 2021 08:23 PM IST
The service will be gradually rolled out across more than 3.74 lakh common service centres that are managed and operated by village-level entrepreneurs (VLEs).
- June 21, 2021 03:34 PM IST
While the central government has taken several steps to skill healthcare workers by rolling out training and mentoring programmes for nursing and midwife skill-building at the grass root levels, joint Centre-sate efforts are needed towards building infrastructure, systems, and human resource capacity
- June 21, 2021 09:31 AM IST
Work from home has exacerbated neck, shoulder and back pain for many of us. Yoga stretches can help to ease the tension and improve mobility.
- June 20, 2021 10:24 PM IST
The overall count of recoveries in Maharashtra now stands at 57,19,457 while the number of active cases is 1,32 241.
- June 20, 2021 08:16 PM IST
Metro Rail services here would resume with 50 per cent occupancy and similarly intra and inter district bus (non-air conditioned) services also shall become operational in four districts including Chennai with 50 per cent seat occupancy.
- June 20, 2021 07:40 PM IST
Since May 1, when the Delhi government started vaccination of the 18-44 age group, a total of 1,38,568 people in the segment have been fully vaccinated.
- June 20, 2021 06:47 PM IST
Even before the pandemic, India recorded about 50 mucormycosis cases a year, compared with, on average, a single case every two years in the United States and Western Europe.
- June 19, 2021 08:49 PM IST
The new order, allowing inbound passengers from South Africa, Nigeria and India to Dubai, will be effective from June 23 onwards.
- June 19, 2021 08:09 PM IST
Over the last 15 months, India's hospitality Industry is burdened with negative cash flows, huge capital expenditure and is under massive debt.
- June 19, 2021 07:49 PM IST
The suit, filed through advocate Bharat Malhotra, sought a direction from the court to Jayalal, Lele and IMA to desist from making any derogatory statement against the Ayurveda treatment and hurting the sentiments of Ayurvedic believers in the interest of justice.
- June 19, 2021 07:15 PM IST
On June 21, during the Yoga Day, the state will also organise 'Vaccination Mela' where vaccines will be given to people between 18-44 years, above 45 years, frontline workers and various vulnerable groups.
- June 19, 2021 06:57 PM IST
Singapore has vaccinated almost half its 5.7 million population with at least one dose of the vaccines from Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna.
- June 19, 2021 06:49 PM IST
While the number of Indonesian healthcare workers dying from COVID-19 has dropped sharply from 158 in January to 13 in May, according to data initiative group LaporCOVID-19, public health experts say the Java hospitalisations are cause for concern.
- June 19, 2021 05:34 PM IST
The latest Ebola outbreak saw 16 confirmed cases and seven probable infections, the WHO said, adding 12 of these were fatal.
- June 19, 2021 02:05 PM IST
- June 16, 2021 05:18 PM IST
Pakistan has long struggled with disinformation about vaccines that have been proven safe and effective, particularly for polio. Parents commonly refuse polio immunization for their children, falsely believing that the vaccine is harmful and part of a U.S. plot to sterilize the children.
- June 16, 2021 04:22 PM IST
New research shows that therapeutic levels of Omega 3 fatty acids - naturally found in fish and ghee - may help to reduce depression symptoms. Scientists will now use this finding to develop treatment options for the disease that affects 264 million people worldwide.
- June 16, 2021 12:13 PM IST
The government said on May 13 that it had accepted the COVID-19 Working Group's recommendation and extended the gap between the two doses of the Covishield vaccine from 6-8 weeks to 12-16 weeks.
- June 15, 2021 09:08 PM IST
Motherson Medical and MIMS Research Foundation Trust have come together to impact lives globally by delivering innovative and technology-driven diagnostic solutions.
- June 15, 2021 05:24 PM IST
AIIMS Medical Superintendent Dr DK Sharma added that all Head of Departments (HoDs) of the clinical department have been requested to provide proposed number of new and follow-up OPD patients per day who are given online or telephonic appointments.
- June 14, 2021 06:51 PM IST
In 2010, Dr Igor Cetojevic performed a simple but unscientific test on Novak Djokovic. He asked him to hold a slice of bread against his stomach and raise his other arm. The arm felt weak. Djokovic went gluten free and introduced several mindfulness routines to his methods. A decade on, he is still winning.