December 15, 2020 11:01 PM IST
In Arizona, where many schools have moved online in recent weeks amid a virus surge, Gov. Doug Ducey declared that teachers would be among the first people inoculated.
- December 15, 2020 03:23 PM IST
LogiNext says the platform is available to be tested and deployed for vaccine distribution anywhere in the globe.
- December 14, 2020 10:50 PM IST
With coronavirus cases rising, this past weekend was the last time New Yorkers would legally be able to eat indoors at city restaurants for the foreseeable future, a reversal that reflected the worsening conditions of the pandemic.
- December 11, 2020 11:14 PM IST
People struggle to make good choices when it comes to all kinds of financial products, but health insurance is especially confusing, with its mix of technical benefits and fees. Many Americans don’t understand terms like “deductible” or “coinsurance” very well.
- December 11, 2020 10:55 PM IST
Jones’ firing in May became a national flash point as DeSantis touted Florida’s early success in battling the virus — a victory lap that turned out to be premature, given that infections and deaths later surged over the summer, and are rising again.
- December 11, 2020 07:30 PM IST
The firm has received conditional permission for Phases 1 and 2 human clinical trials. The subject expert committee has reviewed its proposal before giving the conditional nod.
- December 11, 2020 06:04 PM IST
Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam said the city has reached agreements for 7.5 million doses each from Sinovac and Pfizer/BioNTech.
- December 10, 2020 08:38 PM IST
The CAAC recommends division of cabin into clean area, buffer zone, passenger sitting area and quarantine area, which should be separated by disposable curtains.
- December 09, 2020 11:19 PM IST
After accounting for various disparities, Ogedegbe found that infected Black and Hispanic patients were no more likely than white patients to be hospitalized.
- December 09, 2020 11:07 PM IST
The archaeological find was one of more than 47,000 in England and Wales that were reported this year, amid an increase in backyard gardening during coronavirus lockdowns.
- December 09, 2020 04:12 PM IST
Until now, all the rich countries having 14 percent of the world's population secured 53 percent of the most promising COVID-19 vaccines.
- December 09, 2020 02:41 PM IST
A study reveals nearly all honey consumed in India is adulterated with sugar syrup. So, is your honey safe to consume? If not, who's to blame? What is FSSAI's take on this? Here's everything you need to know about the honey adulteration scam.
- December 08, 2020 11:16 PM IST
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is instructing states to sign so-called data use agreements that commit them for the first time to sharing personal information in existing registries with the federal government.
- December 08, 2020 04:21 PM IST
Gates praised India for building ambitious platforms for universal identification and digital payments which include the world’s largest biometric database and a system for sending rupees between any bank or smartphone app.
- December 08, 2020 02:58 PM IST
Margaret Keenan has lived in Coventry for more than 60 years. She has a son, a daughter, and four grandchildren. She is a former jewellery shop assistant who retired just four years ago and would turn 91 next week.
- December 07, 2020 11:01 PM IST
Mayor Bill de Blasio has committed himself to keeping schools open, his aides say, and has started with elementary schools and those for students with severe disabilities.
- December 07, 2020 06:47 PM IST
The biannual show, usually held in June, is the world's key event for the aerospace industry, showcasing civilian and military aircraft and equipment.
- December 04, 2020 11:09 PM IST
Erwin, 62, chairman of the board of the Fraternal Order of Real Bearded Santas has found himself advocating for 500 professionals to safely support their work while virus cases are surging.
- December 04, 2020 10:58 PM IST
A minority of the epidemiologists said that if highly effective vaccines were widely distributed, it would be safe for Americans to begin living more freely this summer.
- December 03, 2020 11:42 PM IST
As the coronavirus has spiked across the country — leaving a record 100,226 Americans hospitalized Wednesday — travel nurses, who work on temporary contracts for higher fees and move from city to city, have become more urgently needed than ever.
- December 03, 2020 11:21 PM IST
The British government Wednesday outlined the complicated logistics involved in its trying to distribute the coronavirus vaccine.
- December 03, 2020 09:56 PM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee also promised to provide tablet computers to over 9.5 lakh higher secondary students studying in government and government-affiliated schools in the state
- December 03, 2020 12:35 PM IST
After two strong quarters, healthcare startups are expected to raise less money this quarter and also see fewer deals, a report by market intelligence platform CB Insights says.
- December 02, 2020 10:12 PM IST
ICMR Director General Dr Balram Bhargava had on Tuesday said adverse events do occur with drugs or vaccines or any other health intervention.
- December 02, 2020 09:58 PM IST
The comments came as Lpez Obrador once again fended off questions about why he almost never wears a face mask, saying it was a question of liberty.