Saturday, February 4th, 2023

Tag: covid19

India Inc reconsiders WFH, hiring as covid cases go up.

India Inc. is taking a cautious approach to its hiring plans in view of the rising covid-19 cases in many countries, coupled with fears of a global recession. Companies in the tourism, hospitality, transport,...

Advisory after reviewing the covid situation: States cautious, Karnataka makes masks must indoors. Read more

Covid-appropriate behavior is some of the measures being taken by states amid worries over the spread of the Omicron variant that has caused a new surge in Covid-19 cases in China. Karnataka has made...

China’s security forces mobilise, intensify patrolling to put end to Covid protests.

After ongoing protests in China against the zero COVID policy have grabbed global attention. The security forces in the country have started to mobilise to call off the demonstrations by strict patrolling on streets...

Every 11 minutes, a woman or girl is killed by an intimate partner or family member: UN chief

A woman or a girl is killed every 11 minutes by an intimate partner or a family member. UN chief Antonio Guterres has said that violence against them is the most pervasive human rights...

Children are suffering from Long COVID.

Over 144 million people are affected by Long COVID and around 10-20% of people who were infected by the coronavirus, experience post-COVID syndrome. Data shows how agonizing the disease and its long-term effects can...

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...

China placed 1.7 million people under lockdown in central Anhui province. Read more

China placed 1.7 million people under lockdown in central Anhui province. Where authorities reported nearly 300 new cases in the latest of a string of outbreaks testing; Beijing’s no-tolerance approach to Covid-19. The country...

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....

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. ...

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...