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427 new cases take J&K’s Covid tally to 88,369

Srinagar, Oct 19 | Jammu and Kashmir on Monday reported 427 new Covid-19 cases, taking the Union Territory's coronavirus tally to 88,369, while nine...

6 DCW helpline employees test corona-positive

New Delhi, Oct 19 | Six of the 36 counsellors who work with the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) helpline at Naraina have tested...

Brain, not willpower, decides if you will lose weight or not

Jerusalem, Oct 19 | Are you trying to lose those extra kilos around your waist by dieting? Listen to your brain first as weight...

Have nutritional beverage with exercise for fit body, sharp mind

New York, Oct 19 | Daily exercise, along with nutrient-enriched beverages, can do wonder with improving both physical and cognitive health, researchers have discovered.While...

Global Covid-19 cases surpass 40mn: Johns Hopkins (Ld)

Washington, Oct 19 | In a grim milestone, the overall number of global coronavirus cases on Monday crossed the 40 million mark, while the...

WHO warns against complacency in view of declining Covid cases

New Delhi, Oct 19 | The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Monday cautioned against any relaxation of response actions following the recent slight decline...

1,896 corona recoveries take Telangana’s total past 2-lakh mark

Hyderabad, Oct 19 | COVID-19 recoveries in Telangana crossed two-lakh mark on Monday as the state continued to see more recoveries than new infections.Health...

How marijuana ingredient helps reduce lung damage from Covid-19

New York, Oct 19 | After reporting earlier this summer that marijuana ingredient cannabidiol, or CBD, may help reduce cytokine storm and excessive...

France reports 29,837 new Covid-19 cases

Paris, Oct 19 | Amid a continued resurgence, France has reported 29,837 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, which increased the overall...

Global Covid-19 cases top 39.8mn: Johns Hopkins

Washington, Oct 19 | The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 39.8 million, while the deaths have soared to more than 1,112,530,...

Gujarat registers 1,091 new Covid cases, nine more deaths

Gandhinagar, Oct 19 | Gujarat on Sunday recorded 1,091 coronavirus cases, taking its tally to 1,59,726, while the death toll climbed up to 3,638...

UK records another 16,982 new coronavirus cases with 67 deaths

London, Oct 18 | Another 16,982 people in Britain have tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country...

Maha’s Covid toll crosses 42K, but deaths and cases fall (Roundup)

Mumbai, Oct 18 | Maharashtra's Covid-19 deaths and new cases again nosedived on Sunday, but the state's toll crossed the 42,000 mark even as...

Senior docs of NDMC hospitals refuse to join indefinite strike

New Delhi, Oct 18 | A day before starting off the indefinite strike to force the authorities to release the unpaid salaries of over...

Mysuru scribe succumbs to Covid-19

Mysuru, Oct 18 | Senior journalist H. Pavan of leading Kannada daily 'Prajavani' of Deccan Herald group died of coronavirus here, an official said...

Haryana reports no coronavirus death after four months

Chandigarh, Oct 18 | In a first in over four months, no death owing to coronavirus was reported in Haryana on Sunday, the government...

B’desh Covid cases rise to 388,569; death toll touches 5,660

Dhaka, Oct 18 | Bangladesh on Sunday reported 1,274 new Covid-19 cases and 14 new deaths, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said.With...

Andhra sees more recoveries than new cases

Amaravati, Oct 18 | Andhra Pradesh saw more recoveries than new coronavirus cases during the last 24 hours as 4,591 patients recovered and 3,986...

J&K reports 578 new Covid cases, tally at 87,942

Srinagar, Oct 18 | J&K reported 578 new Covid-19 cases on Sunday, pushing the Union Territory's tally to 87,942, health officials said.A statement issued...

Bharat Biotech & Washington Univ developing nasal vax for Covid: Minister

New Delhi, Oct 18 | Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday informed that Bharat Biotech will develop an intranasal vaccine for Sars-CoV-2, the...

US records over 70k new single-day Covid-19 cases

Washington, Oct 18 | The US, currently the worst-hit country by the Covid-19 pandemic, has recorded more than 70,000 new single day coronavirus cases,...

‘India can become global PPE hub, more R&D efforts needed’

New Delhi, Oct 18 | Within six to seven months, India has become a major manufacturer of personal protective equipment (PPE) kits and even...

PTSD common among health workers even after a year of pandemic

London, Oct 18 | Almost a quarter of health-care workers (23.4 per cent) experienced post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms during the most acute phase...

UK scientists warn Covid-19 reinfections ‘to be expected’

London, Oct 18 | UK scientists have warned that Covid-19 reinfections were "to be expected" amid a recent surge in the number of fresh...

Purnea IGP dies of COVID in Patna

Patna, Oct 18 | Bihar Police's Purnea Range Inspector General of Police Binod Kumar died of Covid-19 here early Sunday morning, official sources said.The...

France reports new record high single-day Covid-19 cases

Paris, Oct 18 | France has registered a new record for the highest number of single-day Covid-19 cases, with a total of 32,427 people...

Global Covid-19 cases top 39.6mn mark: Johns Hopkins

Washington, Oct 18 | The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 39.6 million, while the deaths have soared to more than 1,108,800,...

Andhra registers 3k new Covid cases, tally 7.79 lakh

Amaravati, Oct 18 | Andhra Pradesh registered 3,676 new Covid positive cases, increasing the state's tally to 7.79 lakh, even as 5,529 more patients...

B’luru’s Covid tally breaches 3L-mark, death toll touches 3,500

Bengaluru, Oct 18 | With Bengaluru reporting 3,371 new Covid cases, the total number of infections in the city breached 3 lakh-mark on Saturday,...

Gujarat’s Covid tally mounts to 1,58,635 with 1,161 new cases

Gandhinagar, Oct 17 | Gujarat on Saturday recorded 1,161 new Covid-19 cases taking the overall tally to 1,58,635 while the death toll jumped to...

Declare deceased Covid frontline workers as martyrs: Manjunath

Mysuru, Oct 17 | C.N. Manjunath, noted cardiologist, Covid warrior and Director of Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and Research here, on Saturday...

Maha Covid-19 deaths, cases drop; cure rate up

Mumbai, Oct 17 | Maharashtra's Covid-19 deaths and new cases dropped on Saturday even as the recovery rate continued to be on the...

Young adults become quite rational while making sexual choices

New York, Oct 17 | Contrary to how they are sometimes portrayed in the media, young adults tend to make highly rational decisions when...

Delhi govt seeks shopkeepers’ help in anti-dengue campaign

New Delhi, Oct 17 | In the seventh week of its "10 Hafte 10 Baje 10 Minute" anti-dengue campaign, the Delhi government has sought...

9,016 more corona patients take active cases in Kerala over 96K

Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 17 | Active coronavirus cases in Kerala totalled 96,004 on Saturday as 9,016 more people turned positive after tests on 52,067 samples.Health...

‘WFH, online classes led increase in Computer Vision Syndrome amid pandemic’

New Delhi, Oct 17 | Online gadgets have become an integral part of most of people's activities throughout the day, whether for work, entertainment,...

Italy reports over 10,000 new coronavirus cases

Rome, Oct 17 | Italy reported a total of 10,010 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, which increased the country's overall caseload...

France reports 25,085 new Covid-19 cases

Paris, Oct 17 | France reported 25,085 new coronavirus cases in a 24-hour span, increaing the overall infection tally to 834,770, according to health...

Canada’s daily Covid-19 cases continue to rise

Ottawa, Oct 17 | Amid an ongoing second Covid-19 wave, Canada's single-day case count has continued to increase with an average of over 2,300...

New Covid-19 resurgence hits US as caseload tops 8mn

Washington, Oct 17 | Leading health experts have warned that a fresh Covid-19 resurgence has already hit the US as the country's overall caseload...

Europe continues to battle 2nd Covid-19 wave

Brussels, Oct 17 | Europe has continued its battle with a second wave of the novel coronavirus, with several countries reporting a record surge...

India records decline in new Covid cases, tally over 74L

New Delhi, Oct 17 | With a spike of 62,211 new Covid-19 cases and 837 deaths in 24 hours, India's tally reached 74,32,680, the...

Global Covid-19 cases surpass 39mn mark: Johns Hopkins

Washington, Oct 17 | The overall number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed the 39 million mark, while the deaths have soared to more...

WB BJP president Dilip Ghosh tested Covid-19 positive

Kolkata, Oct 17 | West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Dilip Ghosh was tested positive for Covid-19 on late Friday night, sources said....

‘Corporation unable to run hospitals, should handover to state or Centre’

New Delhi, Oct 17 | 26-year-old Vaibhav, a resident doctor at corporation-run Hindu Rao Hospital, had to lend money from his friend to pay...

3,428 new cases take Delhi’s Covid tally to 3.24L

New Delhi, Oct 16 | The national capital has reported 3,428 new Covid-19 cases and 22 fatalities related to the viral disease in the...

Order to reserve ICU beds for Covid patients temporary: Delhi govt...

New Delhi, Oct 16 | The Delhi government in its fresh affidavit filed before the Delhi High Court has stated that the order to...

Maharashtra’s Covid-19 deaths, cases again on the rise (Roundup)

Mumbai, Oct 16 | After a brief lull, Maharashtra's Covid deaths again began to increase and cases were again in the higher ranges, health...

697 new cases take J&K’s Covid tally to 86,754

By Sheikh QayoomSrinagar, Oct 16 | Jammu and Kashmir on Friday reported 697 new Covid-19 cases, taking the Union Territory's coronavirus tally to 86,754,...

India on road to be trans fat free by 2022: Harsh...

New Delhi, Oct 16 | Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday said that due to the unprecedented challenges faced by the world on...

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IL&FS Group Vice Chairman Nayyar resigns, Rajan takes charge

Mumbai, Oct 19 | The Board of IL&FS Group on Monday announced the resignation of Vineet Nayyar as the Executive Vice Chairman of the...