May 10, 2021 09:00 PM IST
The Supreme Court in its order dated April 30 observed that the central government could consider using its powers under Sections 92, 100 or 102 of the Patents Act to increase production of essential drugs to meet demand.
- May 10, 2021 05:57 PM IST
BioNTech chief executive Ugur Sahin had said in April that the vaccine works against the Indian variant.
- May 10, 2021 05:32 PM IST
Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury described the pandemic situation in the country as grave and said there is a need to find a national solution to handle the issue.
- May 10, 2021 05:16 PM IST
Addressing a virtual press conference, BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra cited a RTI reply to say that the Kejriwal government has spent around Rs 805 crore on advertisements since 2015 but not opened a single new hospital in the city.
- May 10, 2021 05:07 PM IST
Mucormycosis, a life-threatening infection colloquially termed black fungus, is being reported among COVID-19 patients and survivors in India. If left untreated, this can result in blindness and even death.
- May 10, 2021 04:00 PM IST
Experts have said India's actual figures could be far higher than reported.
- May 10, 2021 03:23 PM IST
Sanjeevani was first launched to help the employees of Snapdeal find possible donors, but the e-commerce platform has now opened this for everyone.
- May 10, 2021 03:04 PM IST
Mallikarjun Kharge sent his set of six suggestions to tackle the crisis due to the pandemic and said the Prime Minister's Office alone cannot handle it.
- May 10, 2021 02:44 PM IST
Ola will expand the free oxygen concentrator doorstep delivery service across India in the coming weeks,
- May 10, 2021 02:05 PM IST
Sweating under the Sunday afternoon sun, visitors checked into an online system -- no proof of residence required -- and soon after received a free, single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine and a vaccination card.
- May 10, 2021 01:57 PM IST
The researchers noted that people who receive solid organ transplants, such as hearts, lungs and kidneys, often must take drugs to suppress their immune systems and prevent rejection.
- May 10, 2021 01:35 PM IST
The vaccine has yet to be approved in mainland China, where regulations require an in-country clinical trial. BioNTech’s CEO has said the company expects the shot to be approved in July.
- May 10, 2021 01:31 PM IST
Over 3 lakh Remdesivir vials, also received as part of the global aid, has been dispatched to states and UTs in their fight against COVID-19
- May 10, 2021 01:29 PM IST
Health experts recently warned of a third wave of the coronavirus infection in the country, which could also affect children.
- May 10, 2021 01:08 PM IST
Iqbal Singh Chahal believes states should institutionalise methods that worked in other places instead of “reinventing the wheel”
- May 10, 2021 01:05 PM IST
According to an official statement, 4,36,302 individuals aged between 18 and 44 years received the vaccine doses in the state till Sunday since the inoculation drive for this age group began on May 1.
- May 10, 2021 12:34 PM IST
As per the BMC list, all the state government as well as the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) centres are open, and there are in all 105 COVID-19 vaccination centres for 45 and above people.
- May 10, 2021 11:40 AM IST
"The allegation is completely baseless and the BMC administration rejects it. The COVID-19 testing and recording of deaths due to the infection were being done as per the criteria laid down by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)," BMC said.
- May 10, 2021 11:12 AM IST
In Hong Kong, the shots are not being used to inoculate, which led the government to warn people that some will expire in September.
- May 10, 2021 10:08 AM IST
State-run Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) has been appointed the nodal agency for monitoring supply to 73 major oxygen plants
- May 10, 2021 09:09 AM IST
Eli Lilly said it iwa also in discussions with several other Indian manufacturers for the potential grant of additional voluntary licenses.
- May 10, 2021 09:06 AM IST
The total lockdown in Tamil Nadu will be enforced from 4 am on May 10 to 4 am on May 24
- May 10, 2021 08:25 AM IST
Everyone above 18 years of age is now eligible to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Registration for the newly eligible population groups commenced on April 28. Potential beneficiaries can either register directly on CoWIN portal or through the Aarogya Setu app.
- May 10, 2021 07:18 AM IST
Coronavirus India News Highlights: As many as 16,94,39,663 vaccine doses have been administered in the country so far including 20,23,532 doses administered in the last 24 hours: Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.
- May 09, 2021 04:43 PM IST
India has been badly hit by the second wave of coronavirus and hospitals in several states are reeling under shortage of health workers, vaccines, oxygen, drugs and beds.