May 16, 2021 11:14 AM IST
In April, Amitabh Bachchan had said that all eligible members of his family, except actor-son Abhishek Bachchan, have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
- May 15, 2021 08:31 PM IST
One of India's most respected surgeons, Dr Devi Shetty laid down a three-point plan to hasten vaccination, ramp up medical workforce and prepare for the third wave, as the second wave of coronavirus ravages India. He also spoke about why no country in the world could have managed the caseload India is reporting.
- May 14, 2021 12:58 PM IST
Naval's life equation is gold mine for many curious minds who are eager to learn health, wealth and happiness
- 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 10:12 AM IST
India is sequencing the virus genome in around 1% of total cases, and not all of the results are uploaded to the global database of coronavirus genomes.
- May 09, 2021 01:18 PM IST
Multiple sclerosis is a disease that affects the central nervous system. While low incidence in tropical countries like India is a blessing, it has also meant that the support system for patients and families is sorely lacking.
- May 09, 2021 08:36 AM IST
Loss can feel like a punishment, like we are singled out, disconnected from those carrying on as though nothing has changed when everything in our life has.
- May 08, 2021 11:43 AM IST
Kangana Ranaut's reports came on May 8, she said and added that now that she knows that she is COVID-19 positive, she will “demolish” it.
- May 08, 2021 10:55 AM IST
After receiving direct messages of workouts and pictures of men posing with 'dad bods' just like he did, Will Smith shared some of the content on his Instagram account kicking off the '#bigwilliechallenge'
- May 08, 2021 09:18 AM IST
Stuck at home and not-so-kicked about your weekend? Here is a list of suggestions we've compiled to spruce up your stay-at-home weekend!
- May 07, 2021 07:45 PM IST
One of the reasons we fidget, scientists say, could be to create the optimum level of stimulation for work. But fidgeting could also have a calming effect.
- May 07, 2021 11:37 AM IST
- May 07, 2021 09:54 AM IST
We believe monkeys to have lower moral status than humans – but what about human-monkey chimeras?
- May 06, 2021 07:06 PM IST
This is the second such deal, after the IOC in March reached an agreement with Olympic officials in China to buy and distribute Chinese vaccines ahead of the Tokyo Games and next year's Beijing Winter Games.
- May 05, 2021 07:26 PM IST
From learning more about the SARS-CoV-2 virus to meditation and walking miles daily, people are trying different ways to quell their fears and navigate their grief.
- May 05, 2021 01:39 PM IST
Volunteers across India are finding ways to amplify and address queries for updated information, oxygen cylinders, medicines and transport.
- May 02, 2021 12:46 PM IST
Matron Jeminiben Joshi, 71, is nursing Covid-19 patients at the Zydus hospital in Dahod, Gujarat - and she wants to do this for the rest of her life.
- May 01, 2021 05:16 PM IST
The announcement is not likely to have an immediate impact on supplies of Moderna's vaccine for the developing world, though CEO Stephane Bancel said the company is talking to organisations like Covax for wider disbursement.
- April 30, 2021 12:11 PM IST
When India country was ravaged by an aggressive second wave of the virus in March-April, there were fewer beds for Covid patients, not just in Delhi but also in many other parts of the country, including Mumbai.
- April 30, 2021 11:20 AM IST
Psychologists and counsellors say some people find solace in religion, other in activities like gardening. Try a few different options to find what helps you. Recommendations below.
- April 28, 2021 03:49 PM IST
New Delhi is locked down. Yet the disease is still rampaging. Here's what it feel like in to be in the Capital right now.
- April 28, 2021 09:54 AM IST
WHO says B.1.617 - a SARS-Cov-2 variant first found in India - could be more transmissible; tags it 'variant of interest'. Death toll from Covid-19 crossed two lakh in India as of April 28, 2021.
- April 23, 2021 04:23 PM IST
30 years of research has confirmed that apart from a small difference in size (roughly 11%), there's no difference between the brains of men and women.
- April 23, 2021 12:39 PM IST
Most of the complaints and reports of repeat infection are of the Covaxin, for which insufficient scientific evidence was released, says Prabhat Jha, founding director of the Centre for Global Health Research at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, who is regarded as one of the most influential epidemiologists in the world.
- April 22, 2021 05:13 PM IST
Rule of thumb: drink when you're thirsty or when you feel like it and remember that hydration challenges (like the gallon challenge) are akin to highly marketed pissing contests.