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NSUI writes to UPHRC over medical students treating Covid patients

Lucknow, July 13 | The National Students Union of India (NSUI) has written to the Uttar Pradesh Human Rights Commission seeking its intervention over...

Stress hormone linked to higher blood sugar in diabetics

New York, July 13 | Researchers have showcased a clear link between the stress hormone cortisol and higher blood sugar levels in people with...

Iran reports 2,349 new coronavirus cases; 259,652 in total

Tehran, July 13 | Iran's confirmed coronavirus cases rose to 259,652 on Monday after an overnight registration of 2,349 new infections, the official IRNA...

Russia’s Covid-19 cases up 6,537 to 733,699

Moscow, July 13 | Russia has registered 6,537 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, bringing its total to 733,699, the country's Covid-19...

Doctor who managed Goa’s Covid hospital tests positive (Ld)

Panaji, July 13 | Dr Edwin Gomes, who emerged as the face of Goa's Covid-19 battle and served as in-charge at the state's only...

Delhi breathes easy as air quality improves to ‘Good’

New Delhi, July 13 | The air quality of the national capital improved drastically on Monday, with the particulate matter with a diameter of...

Demand for online fitness products in India surge amid Covid-19

New Delhi, July 13 | As fitness freaks and health-focused people stay inside due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the demand for online shopping of...

Haryana CM gives nod for three medical colleges

Chandigarh, July 13 | Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has accorded approval to set up three new medical colleges in the state and...

Doctor who managed Goa’s only Covid hospital tests positive

Panaji, July 13 | Dr. Edwin Gomes, who had emerged as the face of Goa's Covid-19 treatment and care effort, and had served as...

Six more corona deaths, 616 new cases in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, July 13 | Six more persons died of COVID-19 in Odisha took its death toll due to the virus to 70, even as...

Karnataka HC to hear only urgent cases during lockdown

Bengaluru, July 13 | The Karnataka High Court (HC) would hear only urgent cases from Wednesday till further notice due to lockdown being re-imposed...

Priyanka slams UP government on increasing corona cases

New Delhi, July 13 | Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Monday slammed the Uttar Pradesh government over the 'rising' numbers of coronavirus cases...

Glenmark cuts Fabiflu price by 27%

New Delhi, July 13 | Glenmark Pharmaceuticals has announced that it has commenced a Post Marketing Surveillance (PMS) study on FabiFlu to closely monitor...

One more Congress leader dies of Covid-19 in Hyderabad

Hyderabad, July 13 | Yet another leader of the opposition Congress party in Telangana died of Coronavirus on Monday.Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) secretary...

K’taka’s Covid recovery rate lesser than national average

Bengaluru, July 13 | Karnataka's Covid recovery rate is lesser than the national average, below 40 per cent, though it boasts of a lower...

Mumbai Covid-19 doubling rate is 50 days – highest in India

Mumbai, July 13 | In a significant landmark, the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has achieved a doubling-rate of 50 days for Covid-19 cases, a...

India records 28,701 Covid-19 cases, 500 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi, July 13 | India recorded its highest single-day spike of 28,701 coronavirus cases and 500 deaths in the last 24 hours, pushing...

Use of Ashwagandha on Covid warriors: BHU to study

Varanasi, July 13 | The Institute of Medical Sciences (IMS) in the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) will study the use of Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera)...

Florida sets new record for daily coronavirus cases

Washington, July 13 | The US state of Florida reported 15,299 new coronavirus cases, shattering not only its own previous single-day records, but also...

With 21 new deaths UK COVID-19 toll rises to 44,819

London, July 13 | Another 21 COVID-19 patients have died in Britain as of Saturday afternoon, bringing the total coronavirus-related death toll in the...

Hindu Samhati leader Tapan Ghosh died of Covid-19

Kolkata, July 12 | Right-wing organisation Hindu Samhati leader Tapan Ghsoh, 67, who had tested Covid-19 positive, died at a city hospital on...

1,269 new cases push Telangana’s Covid tally to over 34K

Hyderabad, July 12 | Telangana on Sunday reported 1,269 new COVID-19 cases, taking the state's tally to 34,671.The number of new infections rose marginally...

48 including 28 cops test positive at Telangana Raj Bhavan

Hyderabad, July 12 | As many as 48 people including 28 police personnel at Telangana Raj Bhavan, the official residence of the state governor,...

Highest single day surge in J&K, 357 test Covid positive

Srinagar, July 12 | A total of 357 people tested positive for coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday as the number of...

2,627 fresh COVID-19 cases take K’taka tally to 38,843; toll 684

Bengaluru, July 12 | Karnataka has recorded 2,627 fresh coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, taking the tally to 38,843 in the state,...

Russia 1st nation to finish human trials for Covid-19 vaccine

Moscow, July 12 | Russia has become the first nation to complete clinical trials of Covid-19 vaccine on humans, and the results have proven...

Vande Bharat: Air India announces 14 more flights between India, UK

New Delhi, July 12 | National carrier Air India on Sunday announced 14 additional flights between India and the United Kingdom under Vande Bharat...

Maharashtra’s Covid-19 tally crosses 2.5L, toll at 10,289

Mumbai, July 12 | The number of coronavirus cases in Maharashtra crossed 2.5 lakh to reach 254,427, the active cases the 1 lakh-mark to...

879 fresh Covid cases take Gujarat’s tally close to 42K

Gandhinagar, July 12 | Gujarat once again recorded the highest spike of 879 coronavirus cases, taking the total count close to 42,000-mark, state health...

4,244 new cases swell TN’s Covid tally to 138,470

Chennai, July 12 | Tamil Nadu reported 4,244 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours, taking the states Covid-19 tally to 138,470, the...

Delhi’s Covid rate slows; 1,573 new cases, 37 deaths

New Delhi, July 12 | The national capital witnessed 1,573 new cases and 37 deaths, raising the coronavirus tally to 1,12,494 and toll...

IIIT Delhi develops AI model to repurpose existing drugs to treat...

New Delhi, July 12 | The Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-Delhi) on Sunday said it has developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI) model for...

Scientists spot brain cells that trigger sugar cravings in humans

New York, July 12 | In what could control an unchecked sweet tooth in some people that leads to diabetes and obesity, new research...

Mah Guv tests negative for Covid; says ‘hale and hearty’ (Ld)

Mumbai, July 12 | Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Sunday said thathe has tested negative for COVID-19 and was "perfectly alright"."I am perfectly...

Two more UP Ministers test corona positive

Lucknow, July 12 | Two more Uttar Pradesh Ministers -- Chetan Chauhan and Upendra Tiwari -- have tested positive for coronavirus in Lucknow.They had...

Authorities decide to re-impose lockdown in Srinagar (Lead)

By Sheikh QayoomSrinagar, July 12 | Alarmed by the growing spread of coronavirus in Srinagar district, authorities on Sunday decided to re-impose the lockdown...

Karnataka Minister Ravi tests corona positive

Bengaluru, July 12 | Karnataka Tourism Minister C.T. Ravi on Sunday said he has tested positive for coronavirus, the first Minister in the state...

Fight over face mask claims girl’s life in Andhra

Amaravati, July 12 | A fight over face mask claimed the life of a 19-year-old girl in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district, police said.The incident...

Gates warns ‘deadlier pandemic’ if vaccine goes to ‘highest bidders’

San Francisco, July 12 | Microsoft founder Bill Gates has warned about a deadlier pandemic if successful drugs or a COVID-19 vaccine, when developed,...

Why Covid-19 virus is not killing bats or making them sick

New York, July 12 | Bats which are the carrier of deadly viruses that affect humans like Ebola, rabies, and possibly the SARS-CoV-2 strain...

3 more succumb, corona situation triggers panic in Kashmir

Srinagar, July 12 | Three COVID-19 patients succumbed on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir raising the death toll to 174. The rising number of...

595 new corona cases in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, July 12 | As many as 595 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours took Odisha's total tally to 13,121 even as...

Punjabi singer Bhullar held for COVID-19 violations

Chandigarh, July 12 | Popular Punjabi singer and actor Gurnam Bhullar was arrested along with his video director Khushpal Singh by the Punjab...

India’s corona cases near 8.5 lakh, death toll climbs to 22,674

New Delhi, July 12 | With a record single-day spike of 28,637 new coronavirus cases and 551 deaths in the last 24 hours, India's...

Corona cases surge in Agra

Agra, July 12 | Even with the lockdown now in force, cases of COVID-19 positive patients continued to rise at an alarming rate in...

Lucknow CMO office sealed as Accountant tests corona positive

Lucknow, July 12 | The Lucknow Chief Medical Officer's (CMO) office here was sealed after an Accountant there tested coronavirus positive even as three...

COVID-19 victim’s body carried in autorickshaw in Telangana

Hyderabad, July 12 | In a shocking incident highlighting the utter negligence of health officials in Telangana's Nizamabad town, body of a COVID-19 victim...

268 test positive for Covid-19, 10 more succumb in J&K

Srinagar, July 12 | A total of 268 people tested positive for coronavirus in J&K on Saturday while ten patients succumbed to the dreaded...

Telangana’s Covid tally crosses 33,00

Hyderabad, July 11 | Telangana's Covid-19 tally crossed 33,000 with 1,178 more people testing positive on Saturday, officials said.During the last 24 hours, the...

55 inmates of Guwahati jail test positive for coronavirus

Guwahati, July 11 | As many as 55 inmates lodged in Guwahati Central jail have tested positive for coronavirus, causing concern among the authorities,...

Business

Amid volatility, Sensex trims major gains, RIL at new high

Mumbai, July 13 | The Indian stock market trimmed most of its initial gains on Monday in a largely volatile trade session.The BSE Sensex,...