The deaths happened over the past week, including five reported Wednesday. Officials said two of the deaths might have resulted from anaphylactic shock, a serious allergic reaction, but gave no further details
From the next 2-3 years perspective, we are bullish on IT, Healthcare and Speciality Chemicals. Investors can benefit from these themes which are playing out well currently and it is crucial to build a portfolio.
Close to 12 million hospitalisation-led treatment has been provided under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana. However, stakeholders are seeking an upward revision of rates for it to become sustainable for hospitals and insurers.
The Kerala woman had put up a signboard, outside a shack where she was staying with her five children, which read: 'Mother’s body organs for sale (including the heart) to pay for her children medical care and pay off debts'
Indian Medical Association list includes only those medics who have perished in designated Covid hospitals. There is no inventory of casualties of doctors, health volunteers, nurses and ASHA workers in other medical facilities throughout the length and breadth of the land. The fatalities could be the world’s highest.
Demand for health products during COVID days a major driver for Netsurf. In the last four months, more than 2 lakh direct sellers have joined the company’s network. It is already present in the US and plans to expand to Thailand now.
The report has been sent to all states who have also been advised to consult domain experts to make suitable preparations before creating or augmenting COVID-specific ICUs or dependence units
The cloud-based health management platform not only connected people to doctors and facilitated follow-up consultations but also roped in the nearest medical stores to ensure people received the prescribed medications.
Over the next couple of months, as data emerges from vaccine clinical trials, the safety of potentially millions of people will rely on the scientific judgment of the FDA
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day speech did not fixate about the challenges India is facing, but, instead, highlighted the opportunities ahead of each Indian
Asha workers, who form the backbone of India's public health system in rural areas, have struck work demanding better pay and the legal status of ‘workers’ and not ‘volunteers’ so that they come under the minimum wages law
With the country’s less-than-adequate health framework putting up a brave if somewhat one-sided fight, the significance of emergency preparedness & response (EP&R) in the health sector could not be more relevant than today.
Perhaps it is time for healthcare insurance providers to package new products to help companies find new business models and new solutions.
The fund aims to bring 2-4 new antibiotics to market this decade that will save patients' lives.
COVID-19 has taught us that raising revenues from sustainable sources, reinforcing financial literacy, autonomy of local administrations, and revising the current approach in planning expenditure are essential for good urban governance
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa should know that his government must act swiftly on several fronts if Bengaluru were not to go the Mumbai or the Delhi way
It is time for the citizens, and importantly, the government, to rise above mere symbolism and help the men who through their resourcefulness and imagination put Mumbai on the world map
Is there an underlying political calculus to the Left government’s actions that explains its hostile attitude towards expatriates returning, or trying to return, to Kerala?
It’s worthwhile to unpack the strategies that succeeded in Dharavi as they not only reveal much about the settlement, but also hold lessons for rest of Mumbai, and indeed the rest of India
India supplier Hetero said it has so far supplied 20,000 doses, of which more than half went to Tamil Nadu, followed by private hospitals which took 7,000 doses, and the rest to other state hospitals.
The technology platform has the potential to transform the rickety health care system in the country
Inflexibility delays epidemic control, thwarts restarting of economy
India’s response to other countries’ needs during the COVID-19 pandemic becomes noteworthy when compared to ‘wolf warrior diplomacy’ exhibited by China
Ananth Narayanan, co-founder and CEO of Medlife, talks about what's happening in the healthcare business in these times
By glorifying a murder convict, Pinarayi Vijayan's pretensions of being a social democrat stand exposed and reminds everyone of the ‘Kannur Model’ of politics