February 07, 2021 06:56 PM IST
People will be able to seek proof from their doctor if needed for travel to other countries.
- February 07, 2021 06:50 PM IST
Which COVID-19 tests are required for international travel?It depends on where you're going.In an effort to limit the spread of new coronavirus variants, man.
- February 06, 2021 10:07 PM IST
SARAJEVO Slovenia will reopen ski resorts and some shops and has eased restrictions on people entering the country imposed to help reduce the ..
- February 06, 2021 07:24 PM IST
Under the nationwide mega vaccination drive launched on January 16, a total of 4,319 (53 per cent) health workers against a target of 8,117, were administered the shots at 81 centres across the city on day one.
- February 01, 2021 11:34 PM IST
The first child of in vitro fertilization was born in 1978 and in the decades since, sperm donation has become a thriving global business, as fertility clinics, sperm banks and private donors have sought to meet the demand of parents eager to conceive.
- February 01, 2021 11:23 PM IST
Not long after those first cases were found, experts began warning about how it would disproportionately hurt poorer people, whose jobs were likely to be deemed essential, and who were likely to be members of communities of color.
But what’s been less discussed is the role of deeply rooted inequality — long magnified in California — in driving the rampant spread of the virus.
- January 31, 2021 03:08 PM IST
Two runners attempted Everesting and ended up creating national records in their own way – one became the fastest Indian male to finish the event while the other became the first Indian female ever to achieve the feat.
- January 30, 2021 04:38 PM IST
Health tips you can take from the 43-year-old American football superstar, who will compete for his 7th Super Bowl title on February 8.
- January 28, 2021 10:41 PM IST
The count of deaths in state nursing homes has been a source of controversy for Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state Health Department officials, who have been sensitive to any suggestion that they played any role in the number of nursing home deaths, which the state put at more than 8,500.
- January 26, 2021 07:48 PM IST
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei this month banned the use of vaccines made by the United States and Britain, calling the jabs "completely untrustworthy".
- January 26, 2021 03:19 PM IST
AstraZeneca's announcement that it will deliver fewer vaccines to the EU early on has only increased pressure on the 27-nation bloc, especially since Pfizer-BioNTech, the first vaccine to get EU approval, failed last week to keep up its promised deliveries to the EU.
- January 26, 2021 01:46 PM IST
If precautions like working remotely, limiting travel and wearing masks are relaxed too soon, it could mean more infections and deaths
- January 25, 2021 08:56 PM IST
India's CDSCO says Pfizer officials failed to turn up to meetings after the company's application was made in early December. The regulator has also declined to accept the company's request for approval without a small local trial on the vaccine's safety and immunogenicity for Indians
- January 25, 2021 05:10 PM IST
Nearly half of those costs would be absorbed by wealthy countries like the United States, Canada and Britain
- January 25, 2021 04:16 PM IST
Dr. Madhu Gupta says that drinking alcohol or smoking will interfere with the mechanism in which the antibodies are expected to be produced in the body after taking the COVID-19 vaccine.
- January 22, 2021 10:48 PM IST
The new strain of coronavirus identified in Britain is not only more transmissible but also more deadly, British PM said on Friday.
- January 21, 2021 11:22 PM IST
Elizabeth Blackwell was the first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States, in 1849, and she later enlisted her younger sister Emily to join her. Together they ran the New York Infirmary for Indigent Women and Children and founded a women’s medical college
- January 19, 2021 07:30 PM IST
The Office for National Statistics said an estimated 12.1% of people aged 16 years and over in England had antibodies last month.
- January 19, 2021 07:24 PM IST
MEA said India will supply COVID-19 vaccines to partner countries over the coming weeks and months in a phased manner keeping in view the domestic requirements.
- January 19, 2021 10:58 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi showed determination to demonstrate effective and reliable leadership in a time of crisis. He positioned himself as a modern-day CEO of the country and showed what good governance looks like
- January 18, 2021 10:48 PM IST
Although school districts in New York, Kansas City and the California cities of Riverside, Ventura and Long Beach have committed to vaccinate or have begun vaccinating school employees, schools have yet to be broadly deployed for general distribution of coronavirus vaccines.
- January 15, 2021 06:29 PM IST
Gujarat will begin the COVID-19 vaccination drive from January 16 for healthcare workers at 161 centres with the nationwide inoculation campaign.
- January 13, 2021 09:02 PM IST
The Hyderabad-based vaccine major said it has donated 16.5 lakh doses to the Government of India.
- January 13, 2021 04:32 PM IST
Last week, the Brazil's Butantan Institute had said that the efficacy rate of CoronaVac was 78 percent and claimed to offer total protection against severe cases of the disease.
- January 12, 2021 10:08 PM IST
Gujarat Minister Pradeepsinh Jadeja said that strict vigil will be maintained at the vaccine storage centres, and that the government will ensure that the identified people only receive the jabs.