Bala Chauhan

Gear up for third Covid wave, set up paediatric task force: Child rights panel

He added that chances of these children being infected is high, and hence they are more vulnerable to mental trauma.

14 May 2021

Covid-19 was preventable: Global panel

Slams WHO for system failure, calls for new international mechanism for pandemic preparedness and response

13 May 2021

Disturbed over Covid news from Bengaluru, Dubai-based NRI rushes 150 oxygen concentrators

Mayne said it was very difficult for him to see his countrymen and women battling all odds to save lives.

12 May 2021

International Nurses Day: They take pandemic battle head on

Lakshmi comes all the way from Doddaballapur to the PHC to ensure that she is on time and that people are not kept waiting.

12 May 2021

Borders no bar for these doctors

Bengaluru-based telemedicine platform gives patients access to expert medical consultation from across the globe

11 May 2021

Covid third wave: Nimhans to aid child, women helplines

“We have 40 professional volunteers and have split them into two tertiary and secondary groups to handle the two helplines,” he added.

09 May 2021

Pharma companies, large factories are now essential services

They have now been classified as essential services, Additional Chief Secretary, C&I, Dr Rajkumar Khatri said on Saturday.

09 May 2021

India doesn’t need lockdown, Karnataka does: Virologist

A lockdown should be enforced in a state based on scientific data of cases in the past month.

07 May 2021

‘Ensure housing, care for Covid orphans: IAS officer

Representatives of civil society organisations, while voicing concern regarding children whose parents are in hospital or no more, said it was important to trace their relatives.

05 May 2021

Cremating bodies with PPE kits may lead to eco-disaster

“Cremation of the bodies of Covid-19 victims, wrapped in PPEs may lead to emission of dioxin and furan gases.

03 May 2021

These young guns rose up to run Covid war room

Aanya said there was a need to organise the large number of requests and match them with available resources.

01 May 2021

Pandemic hit education, no access to online classes, says working kids

The speakers commented on the state of education hit by the pandemic and the lack of access to online education for working children.  

30 Apr 2021

Steelmaker JSW to build mega 1k-bed hospital in Ballari

4-km pipeline being laid for oxygenated beds; State govt to staff the facility with doctors, nurses, technicians

28 Apr 2021

CBI charge-sheets former Congress minister in Karnataka Roshan Baig in IMA scam

The IMA had raised illegal funds of around Rs 4000 crore through unauthorised deposits from around one lakh gullible investors, said the CBI

27 Apr 2021

Fear, despair more in Covid second wave: Expert

The initial lassitude and fears of vaccination have given way to desperation to receive the vaccine and overcrowding in vaccination centres, making them loci of high risk.

27 Apr 2021