May 13, 2021 09:42 PM IST
A Bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rekha Palli said: “You have been playing that one irritating message on the phone whenever one makes a call, for we do not know how long, that you (people) should get the vaccine when you (Centre) don’t have enough vaccines.”
- May 13, 2021 09:23 PM IST
The government said it based its decision on the COVID Working Group, chaired by Dr NK Arora that reviewed the available real-life evidence before recommending the extension of the gap between the two doses.
- May 13, 2021 07:58 PM IST
Dr Devi Shetty, one of India's most respected cardiac surgeons and founder of Narayana Health, says India is facing a war-like situation and needs a different game plan.
- May 13, 2021 07:56 PM IST
As many as 68 COVID-19 patients succumbed to the disease on May 13 as against 66 coronavirus deaths recorded in Mumbai yesterday.
- May 13, 2021 07:07 PM IST
Do not consider all cases of blocked nose to be bacterial sinusitis, especially in the context of immunosuppressors and/or COVID-19 patients on immunomodulators; It could be a Black Fungus infection, ICMR has warned.
- May 13, 2021 04:44 PM IST
The suggestion to increase the gap between two Covishield doses was made by the National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (NTAGI).
- May 13, 2021 04:01 PM IST
A vaccination drive for IndiGo employees has already been initiated, the airline said, adding that the inoculation programme is underway across 40 stations in its network and at its support centre at Gurugram.
- May 13, 2021 03:58 PM IST
Patients suffering from happy hypoxia are able to walk and talk with ease. Their blood pressure, pulse readings also come in the normal range, even though their oxygen levels might have dipped well below 80 percent in most cases.
- May 13, 2021 03:14 PM IST
Credihealth has recently launched a helpline for asymptomatic and mild COVID-19 patients.
- May 13, 2021 02:47 PM IST
Lupin aims to be actively involved in prevention and treatment of COVID-19, changing its strategy of being relatively less active during the first wave of the pandemic last year.
- May 13, 2021 02:44 PM IST
Speaking to PTI, director of Health Services Dr Jose D''Sa said a first lot of 32,000 vaccine doses from Pune-based Serum Institute of India (SII) had arrived in the state during the day.
- May 13, 2021 02:36 PM IST
However, the adverse reactions were short-lived and there were no other safety concerns.
- May 13, 2021 02:35 PM IST
The ongoing lockdown has shown a "positive impact", the chief minister said, as he announced the extension of COVID-19 curbs by another 10 days.
- May 13, 2021 01:49 PM IST
Ella said as many as 18 states received Covaxin though in smaller shipments.
- May 13, 2021 01:45 PM IST
The move by the coastal state of Goa and northern state of Uttarakhand, come despite the World Health Organization and others warning against such measures.
- May 13, 2021 01:15 PM IST
Maharashtra lockdown: As per the order, additional restrictions include mandatory negative RT-PCR test report for any person entering the state by any mode of transport.
- May 13, 2021 01:07 PM IST
Compulsory licensing may not enhance manufacturing as the lack of availability of raw materials remains a significant constraint, the industry body has said.
- May 13, 2021 01:06 PM IST
The sharp spike in COVID-19 cases during the second wave has led to shortage of medicines such as Remdesivir, Fabiflu, and Tocilizumab.
- May 13, 2021 12:45 PM IST
Lawyer Subhash Chandran joined the hearing via video conference with an oxygen mask strapped to his face.
- May 13, 2021 12:44 PM IST
He thanked the Centre and the Delhi High Court for coming to the aid of the people of Delhi while they were in distress due to a surge in the number of coronavirus cases.
- May 13, 2021 12:43 PM IST
This so-called quad test, now available at thousands of hospitals and clinics around the country, could detect not only the coronavirus, but two types of influenza and the respiratory syncytial virus, or R.S.V. A little more than a half-hour later, Dr. Blake Gustafson had the patient’s result: He had the flu.
- May 13, 2021 12:22 PM IST
The plea has sought to make public the segregated data of the clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccines granted Emergency Use Authorisation (EUA) in India
- May 13, 2021 12:09 PM IST
Currently, India is facing an acute nationwide shortage of the Covishield vaccine and Serum Institute is struggling to keep up with demand.
- May 13, 2021 11:58 AM IST
The court also directed the commissioners of Buxar and Kaimur districts to file affidavits within two days on the disposal of the bodies found in the Ganga.
- May 13, 2021 11:32 AM IST
As per the sources, the National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (NTAGI) stated that those having laboratory test proven SARS-CoV-2 illness should defer COVID-19 vaccination for six months after recovery.