May 13, 2021 07:46 AM IST
"It may be more transmissible ... maybe even considerably more transmissible. We are looking at all the potential solutions for the surges we're seeing in Bolton and elsewhere," he told parliament.
- May 13, 2021 07:32 AM IST
Coronavirus India News Live Highlights: According to the ICMR, 30,94,48,585 samples have been tested up to May 12 with 18,64,594 samples being tested on Thursday.
- May 12, 2021 10:25 PM IST
MCGM has issued a global bid to acquire 1 crore COVID-19 vaccines to vaccinate the citizens of Mumbai at the earliest possible on a massive scale, MCGM Municipal Commissioner IS Chahal said.
- May 12, 2021 08:15 PM IST
Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope has said COVID-19 vaccination for the 18-44 age group has been suspended temporarily due to vaccine shortage.
- May 12, 2021 06:28 PM IST
As per BMC’s latest COVID-19 vaccination guideline for the next week, from May 17-23, walk-in vaccination will be allowed at government-run or BMC vaccination centres on May 17,18, and 19 for 60+ years age group, people waiting for the second dose of Covaxin, and differently-abled vaccine beneficiaries.
- May 12, 2021 06:22 PM IST
The company also assured that the school/college fees of children of the demised employee will be paid up to their graduation.
- May 12, 2021 06:16 PM IST
Premji, who is also known for his philanthropic work, emphasised that during this period it is imperative that the country come together as one.
- May 12, 2021 05:20 PM IST
The report reprimands global leaders and calls for major policy changes to bring the pandemic to an end and ensure it cannot happen again.
- May 12, 2021 05:01 PM IST
In this episode of Future Wise, Moneycontrol's M Saraswathy talks to Dr Bala Prabhakar, Dean, Shobhaben Pratapbhai Patel School of Pharmacy & Technology Management, NMIMS about the rising need for pharmacy professionals amidst the pandemic
- May 12, 2021 03:25 PM IST
The ministry is monitoring the power supply to 73 major identified oxygen plants across the country out of which 13 plants supply oxygen to NCR, it said in a statement.
- May 12, 2021 03:18 PM IST
The extension would be applicable to the free service and warranty period expiring between March 15, 2021, to May 31, 2021, the company said in a statement.
- May 12, 2021 02:48 PM IST
The virus strains are referred to by the organisation by their scientific names, WHO said. For instance, it is the B.1.617 coronavirus strain and not the "Indian COVID-19 variant".
- May 12, 2021 02:44 PM IST
India reported more than 3.48 lakh new COVID-19 cases, according to the government's May 12 update. Active infections drop by 11,122 cases to 37.04 lakh mark; more than 17.52 crore vaccinations are administered till date.
- May 12, 2021 02:40 PM IST
All the donations, either through reward points or using a debit or credit card, will be eligible for a 50 percent tax exemption under 80G.
- May 12, 2021 02:25 PM IST
The drive will commence from Delhi and Gurugram, which is SpiceJet's headquarters, and will cover the airline's employees across all the stations on its network, a release said on Wednesday. SpiceJet said it has around 15,000 employees.
- May 12, 2021 01:59 PM IST
LG Electronics will provide financial assistance of USD 5.5 million, to set up medical infrastructure in these crucial times, when India is fighting against the second wave of the pandemic, the company said in a statement.
- May 12, 2021 01:48 PM IST
Among respondents who did not travel at all in 2020, 61 percent said they were comfortable doing so in 2021, according to a survey by TripAdvisor and Accenture.
- May 12, 2021 01:35 PM IST
Dr. Balram Bhargava, head of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), said in an interview that lockdown restrictions should remain in place in all districts where the rate of infection is above 10% of those tested.
- May 12, 2021 01:10 PM IST
The variant B.1.617 has been detected in more than 44 countries and has now been declared as a variant of concern.
- May 12, 2021 12:59 PM IST
Maldives recorded over 1500 new infections on May 11 that took the total tally to over 38,000 cases.
- May 12, 2021 12:57 PM IST
The stock of Covaxin in Delhi has finished and as a result around 100 vaccination centres set up in 17 schools have been closed, he said.
- May 12, 2021 12:52 PM IST
International Nurses Day is observed to mark the birth anniversary of founder of modern nursing Florence Nightingale.
- May 12, 2021 12:49 PM IST
Issuing a new set of guidelines for the urban and semi-urban places in the periphery of 5 km of municipal areas, Chief Secretary Jishnu Barua said all standalone shops and commercial establishments shall shut down at 1 pm on all days.
- May 12, 2021 12:37 PM IST
The COVID-19 survivors in India are facing another major health concern as mucormycosis -- also called the black fungus
- May 12, 2021 12:26 PM IST
Dr Fauci, who is the Director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), is also the chief medical advisor to President Joe Biden.