Saturday, October 1st, 2022

Category: COVID-19

What do the current data on Covid-19 show?

Anecdotal evidence has been increasing about a new spread of coronavirus infections. More people seem to be falling sick with Covid-19 than in the recent past. However, almost no one is ending up in...

Covaxin booster dose can enhance efficacy against all variants: ICMR Study.

A study done by ICMR’s National Institute of Virology (NIV-Pune) has revealed that; a booster dose of COVAXIN will enhance its efficacy against the Delta variant. The dose can further give protection against the...

Norovirus: Two lower primary school students were infected.

Two lower primary school students in Thiruvananthapuram were found infected with norovirus. The virus has vomiting, diarrhoea and fever-like symptoms. Norovirus is highly contagious and can be transmitted through contaminated food, water, and surfaces....

India Reports Biggest Jump In Covid Cases

India reported 4,041 new Covid infections today; the highest single-day jump since March 11. It is stoking fears of another wave building up in some parts of the country that has eased almost all...

No one can be forced to take the vaccine: The Supreme Court.

No one can be forced to take the vaccine, the Supreme Court said in a landmark decision on India’s Covid vaccine policy. The SC also directed the central government to publish reports on the...

No 4th wave, only local surges so far: ICMR

Recent Covid data indicate only localized spikes in some districts and not the onset of a widespread 4th wave. Dr. Samiran Panda, additional director general of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), told. ...

The world’s first Molecular-Level Analysis of Omicron. Know what does UBC researcher says?

According to Dr. Sriram Subramaniam, professor in the UBC faculty of medicine’s department of biochemistry and molecular biology, Omicron has a higher binding affinity than the original SARS-CoV-2 virus, with levels that are comparable...

Choosing a Covid-19 booster vaccination. Complete information is here.

Most people are worried to choose the boosters which is important. On Monday, the government started giving a “precautionary” dosage of the Covid-19 vaccination to susceptible populations, such as those over 60 and with...

Covid cases increase in Agra, and the Taj Mahal’s ticket counters close.

Due to an increase in Covid cases, ticket counters at the Taj Mahal in Agra will be closed indefinitely beginning Wednesday, January 5. Tickets can only be purchased online at this time.  As the...

The Covid-19 vaccine is available for children aged 15 to 18 | Everything you need to know

A few months ago, developed-world countries began immunizing children against Covid-19. In May of this year, the United States and Canada became the first countries to provide children with Covid-19 vaccines. It’s available now to kids aged...