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Regions of brain where serotonin promotes patience identified

Tokyo, Nov 28 | Researchers have identified specific areas of the brain that individually promote patience through the action of serotonin, a chemical that...

Telangana logs 753 more corona cases, 952 recoveries

Hyderabad, Nov 28 | Telangana registered 753 new coronavirus cases, taking its total tally to 2.68 lakh, even as 952 more patients recovered from...

Brazil’s Covid-19 death toll nears 172,000

Brasilia, Nov 28 | Brazil has reported 514 new fatalities due to the novel coronavirus, raising its total death toll to 171,974.According to the...

Mexico’s Covid-19 caseload tops 1 million

Mexico, Nov 28 | Mexico reported 12,081 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, which increased the overall infection tally to 1,090,675, according...

LA County announces new curbs amid surging Covid-19 cases

Los Angeles, Nov 28 | Health officials in Los Angeles County have issued a new stay-home order urging residents to avoid gatherings due to...

Ireland to ease Covid-19 curbs from Dec 1

Dublin, Nov 28 | The Irish government has announced night that the current Level-5 or the highest Covid-19 restrictions will be lowered to Level-3...

India’s Covid tally mounts to 93.5L

New Delhi, Nov 28 | With 41,322 new coronavirus infections and 485 deaths in the past 24 hours, India's overall tally stood at 93,51,109...

’60-70% of population needs to be immune to curb Covid-19 transmission’

Geneva, Nov 28 | Modeling studies have revealed that about 60 to 70 per cent of the global population needs to be immune to...

US Covid-19 cases surpass 13 mn: Johns Hopkins

Washington, Nov 28 | In yet another grim milestone, the overall number of coronavirus cases in the US, currently the world's worst-hit country, has...

WHO warns countries with falling cases to stay ‘vigilant’

Geneva, Nov 28 | Countries with decreasing Covid-19 numbers still need to stay "vigilant", a top World Health Organization (WHO) official said."Even as case...

Global Covid-19 cases top 61.5 mn: Johns Hopkins

Washington, Nov 28 | The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 61.5 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 1.44...

Pandemic and economic uncertainty darken Black Friday in Spain

Madrid, Nov 28 | Black Friday, one of the most anticipated days by consumers, could indeed be a black day for retailers in 2020...

UK records another 16,022 coronavirus cases with 521 deaths

London, Nov 28 | Another 16,022 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

France reports 957 new Covid-19 deaths, hospitalisations down

Paris, Nov 28 | As of Friday, 51,914 people have died of coronavirus in France, with 957 new fatalities registered in the past 24...

Gujarat sees new high in daily Covid cases, 16 more deaths

Gandhinagar, Nov 28 | Gujarat on Friday saw a new high in its daily coronavirus tally, at 1,607 cases, taking its tally to 2,05,116,...

Make mask violators do social service at Covid centres, Gujarat HC...

Gandhinagar, Nov 27 | While hearing a suo moto case on the Covid situation in the state, the Gujarat High Court on Friday ordered...

Rajkot hospital blaze ‘shocking’, a wakeup call for action: SC (Lead)

New Delhi, Nov 27 | The Supreme Court on Friday took cognizance of a fire incident in a hospital in Gujarat's Rajkot, where 5...

3,966 more people test Covid positive in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 27 | On Friday, 3,966 people were found to be Covid positive after 39,108 samples were tested, said Kerala Health Minister K.K.Shailaja.A...

Mumbai Navy hospital gets Gamma Camera SPECT-CT facility

Mumbai, Nov 27 | The Indian Navy's hospital INHS Asvini has got a state of the art Gamma Camera SPECT-CT at...

SC says no to quota for in-service docs in super specialty...

New Delhi, Nov 27 | The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Director General Health Services to go ahead with counselling for the admissions...

16mn Brazilian Covid patients’ personal info leaked online: Report

Sao Paulo, Nov 27 | Healthcare records and personal information of 16 million Covid-19 patients in Brazil were found exposed online, according to media...

Surge in cyber attacks on Indian vax makers in Oct-Nov: Report

New Delhi, Nov 27 | There has been a massive surge in cyber attacks against the India vaccine makers and hospitals in the month...

Delhi’s Covid testing remains flat despite govt’s promise

By Aakanksha KhajuriaNew Delhi, Nov 27 | Despite strong promises made by Delhi and central government to double the coronavirus testing in the national...

83% of Indian workforce still nervous about office return: Survey

Bengaluru, Nov 27 | About 83 per cent of employees in India are still nervous about going back to the office in the absence...

Doctors perform rare robotic surgery to treat woman with tumour

Gurugram, Nov 27 | A 48-year-old woman from Mauritius with a pancreatic tail tumour was successfully treated with complex robotic surgery in Delhi-NCR.Thee patient...

Global Covid-19 cases surpass 61 mn mark: Johns Hopkins (Ld)

Washington, Nov 27 | In yet another grim milestone, the overall number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed the 61 million mark, while the...

Russia reports record-high daily Covid-19 cases

Moscow, Nov 27 | Russia reported 27,543 new Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, a record surge in the number of single-day infections...

Japan to complete new round of Covid-19 antibody tests by yr...

Tokyo, Nov 27 | The Japanese government on Friday said that a new round of coronavirus antibody tests on some 15,000 people will be...

Russia to produce Sputnik V Covid vaccine in India

Moscow, Nov 27 | The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Hetero, one of India's generic pharmaceutical companies, have agreed to produce in India...

NZ reports 7 new Covid-19 cases in managed isolation

Wellington, Nov 27 | New Zealand on Friday reported seven new coronavirus cases in managed isolation, the Ministry of Health said, adding that there...

Spain’s Covid-19 cases, deaths decline

Madrid, Nov 27 | Spain has witnessed a decline in its Covid-19 infection and fatality growth rate amid the second wave of the pandemic,...

No need for vaccines, Covid effectively over: Ex-Pfizer VP

New Delhi, Nov 27 | While pharmaceutical major Pfizer had made headlines on the release of their Covid-19 vaccine, its former Vice President and...

Telangana’s daily Covid cases continue to drop

Hyderabad, Nov 27 | The Covid-19 cases continue to decline in Telangana as the state is consistently reporting a daily count of less than...

France’s coronavirus situation improves

Paris, Nov 27 | The overall coronavirus situation in France, both in terms of new cases and hospital admissions, has improved as the government...

Canadians aged 85 and above account for majority Covid-19 deaths

Ottawa, Nov 27 | Canadians aged 85 and over account for more than half of the excess deaths reported amid the Covid-19 first wave...

Video of dog nibbling away at body goes viral

Sambhal (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 27 | A shocking video of a stray dog nibbling at the dead body of a girl inside a...

India’s Covid tally crosses 93 lakh-mark

New Delhi, Nov 27 | With 43,082 new cases of Covid infections, India's total caseload reached 93,09,787 on Friday.It is the 20th straight day...

Africa’s confirmed Covid-19 cases top 2.1mn mark

Addis Ababa, Nov 27 | The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in the African continent has reached 2,106,931, while the death toll stood at...

NY sees record high Covid-19 test results

New York, Nov 27 | New York reported a record high 217,721 Covid-19 test results, as the state government's winter plan against the pandemic...

Italy’s Covid-19 deaths spike while cases plateau

Rome, Nov 27 | Italy's Covid-19 mortality rate has continued to spike while the rate of new cases have inched lower, health experts said,...

Record-high 90,000 Americans hospitalised with Covid-19

Washington, Nov 27 | Nearly 90,000 Americans infected with the novel coronavirus are currently hospitalised across the US, reaching an new all-time high for...

Global Covid-19 cases top 60.8mn: Johns Hopkins

Washington, Nov 27 | The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 60.8 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 1.42...

England reveals new regional Covid tiers in fight against coronavirus

London, Nov 27 | Most of England will face harsh coronavirus restrictions in the new three-tier system when the lockdown ends next week, British...

Iran says US sanctions affect battle against Covid-19

Tehran, Nov 27 | The US anti-Iran sanctions have imposed adverse effects on the country's fight against Covid-19, Iran's permanent representative to the United...

UK records another 17,555 coronavirus cases with 498 deaths

London, Nov 27 | Another 17,555 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

Gujarat’s daily corona tally rises to 1,560, 16 more deaths

Gandhinagar, Nov 26 | Gujarat on Thursday saw a new high in its daily coronavirus cases, at 1,560, taking its tally to 2,03,509, while...

K’taka reports 1,505 new Covid cases, 12 deaths

Bengaluru, Nov 26 | With 1,505 Covid positive cases and as many as 12 succumbing to this virus on Wednesday Karnataka's total number of...

Be ready to shell out Rs 1K for not wearing mask...

Chandigarh, Nov 26 | The Chandigarh administration on Thursday increased the penalty for not wearing face mask from Rs 500 to Rs 1,000. However,...

Covaxin Phase-3 trials begin in AIIMS

New Delhi, Nov 26 | The Phase-III human trials of indigenous Covid-19 vaccine Covaxin began at All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) in...

Maha crosses 18 lakh Covid cases, infections, deaths rise

Mumbai, Nov 26 | Maharashtra's Covid-19 cases crossed the 18-lakh mark on Thursday even as new infections and deaths continued to rise along with...

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Market’s bull run may stay, ‘too strong’ derivatives data a concern

Mumbai, Nov 28 | The bull run in the equity market is likely to continue in days ahead, but the only concern at this...