Tuesday, December 7th, 2021

Tag: #covid19

Know what does IIT Kanpur’s professor says about Covid -19.

A mild third wave of Covid-19 is expected to peak in India between January and February of next year, according to IIT Kanpur professor Manindra Agrawal.  According to IIT Kanpur professor Manindra Agrawal, the third wave of Covid-19...

Impact of Omicron variant on the global economy

The Omicron coronavirus variant has already sparked anxiety in many Western countries, with researchers concerned about its impact on global economic recovery.  Panic has spread over the world following the discovery of the Omicron...

How are states preparing to deal with the Omicron variant?

During a review meeting with states and UTs on Tuesday, the Centre advised them to increase testing for early detection of Covid cases and to ensure adequate infrastructure for management and isolation.  With the...

The Center warns states about the Omicron variant threat.

With the discovery of the Omicron variety of coronavirus, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan has written to states and UTs to advise them on further precautionary steps to be taken.  Concerned by the new...

As the pandemic raises awareness, more Indians are opting for “expensive” flu shots.

Since a devastating second wave of COVID-19 brought the nation’s healthcare system to its knees earlier this year, demand for flu vaccines has risen as a result of the pandemic.  Vaccinations against influenza are...

There is no scientific evidence to support the necessity for a booster vaccine dose against Covid-19.

According to reports, the booster dose issue would most likely be addressed at the next meeting of India’s National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization (NTAGI).  There is no scientific evidence to justify the need...

11 people were killed in a fire at the COVID ward of a hospital in Maharashtra

According to a representative from New Delhi Television, approximately 17 patients were in the Maharashtra ward when the fire broke out. Officials in the western Indian state of Maharashtra said that at least 11...

Pfizer claims that their COVID-19 tablet reduces hospitalizations and deaths by 89 percent

Pfizer has claimed that their experimental antiviral pill for COVID-19 reduces the risk of hospitalization and mortality by over 90%, as drugmakers race to develop an easy-to-use treatment against the coronavirus. Pharmaceutical companies are...

The US provides final approval to Covid-19 vaccinations for children aged 5 to 11

The Food and Drug Administration has already approved the shots for children aged 5 to 11 — doses that are less than a third of those given to adolescents and adults. However, the Centers...

Delhi records 1,200 Dengue cases in October, the highest in 4 years

So far this year, over 1,530 dengue cases have been registered in Delhi, with nearly 1,200 of them occurring in October alone, the highest number for the month in the prior four years. Previous...