Covid

Swine flu cases rise in Delhi, symptoms similar to Covid, say doctors

Dr Maurya said that "the symptoms of Covid and Swine flu are similar, we have to make the patients undergo the testing for both diseases simultaneously. “

published on : 18th August 2022

Wait for hostel rooms at Jamia Millia to be longer

mia hostels have been shut due to Covid-19 for the past two years. The offline classes for second and third-year students started in July while classes for first-year students commenced on August 1.

published on : 18th August 2022

Remember Covid lessons, medical students advised  

He said it’s not sure when the next health crisis or emergency will be, but it is understood that it is not only important to have nurses and doctors.

published on : 18th August 2022

DGCA asks airlines to strictly enforce COVID-19 protocol amid rise in cases

Airlines have to ensure that passengers are wearing face masks properly throughout the journey and there is proper sensitisation of passengers through various platforms, it mentioned.

published on : 17th August 2022

Postponed Asian Para Games to be held from Oct 22-28 in 2023 

The prestigious event was scheduled to take place from October 9 to 15 in Hangzhou this year but was suspended in May due to rising cases of the disease in China.

published on : 17th August 2022

India produces nearly 60 per cent of all vaccines used worldwide: Finance Minister

India today is double dosing every citizen and producing Covid-19 vaccines even during the lockdown period, she added.

published on : 17th August 2022

Amid spike in Covid cases, Delhi sees nearly two-fold rise in hospitalisations in fortnight

Even though the rise in infections and hospitalisations is not yet alarming, experts have reiterated the need to wear masks and follow Covid-appropriate behaviour.

published on : 17th August 2022

With 36 fatalities, India registers 9,062 fresh Covid-19 cases 

So far, 208.57 crore doses of Covid-19 vaccines have been administered in the country under the nationwide vaccination drive, it added.

published on : 17th August 2022

Tamil Nadu reports highest Omicron BA.5 cases in India

Over 300 cases of Omicron BA.5 have been recorded in India. One of the extremely contagious, sub-variants driving the increase of Covid in India and around the world is Omicron BA.5.

published on : 17th August 2022

Those with covid booster shots are safer: Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia

"Only 10 per cent of the patients were infected with the Covid after the third dose,” said Sisodia. 

published on : 17th August 2022

As H1N1 cases rise, experts ask citizens to get the 'flu shot'

In the wake of a spike in H1N1 swine flu cases in the last few days, medical experts are advising people to take a dose of seasonal influenza vaccine. 

published on : 17th August 2022

Jill Biden tests positive for Covid-19, ''mild'' symptoms

She has been prescribed the antiviral drug Paxlovid and will isolate at the vacation home for at least five days.

published on : 16th August 2022

Asian shares mostly higher, echoing Wall Street rebound

Stocks on Wall Street bounced back and closed higher, extending the market’s recent winning ways as investors look ahead to several updates from retailers this week.

published on : 16th August 2022

India logs 8,813 Covid infections in a day; active cases decline to 1,11,252

Active cases declined by 6,256 in a day and now comprise 0.25 per cent of the total infections, while the national Covid-19 recovery rate was at 98.56 per cent, the health ministry said.

published on : 16th August 2022

Covid surge in the national capital due to reinfections, say experts

“It is surprising to see patients being hospitalised with Covid-19 second and third time despite two doses is a worry,” said Dr Sarin. 

published on : 16th August 2022

Covid positive Mallikarjun Kharge regrets skipping I-Day

In a press note on Monday, Kharge said in spite of not being able to be physically present on theoccasion, he will join the celebrations in spirit and with pride.

published on : 16th August 2022

Pfizer CEO tests positive for Covid-19, has mild symptoms

Chairman and CEO Albert Bourla said Monday that he started taking Pfizer’s Paxlovid pill treatment and is isolating while he recovers.

published on : 16th August 2022

Bharat Biotech completes trials for India’s first intranasal Covid vaccine, says it's safe, immunogenic

“BBV154 has proven to be safe, well-tolerated and immunogenic in subjects in controlled clinical trials," the pharma company said in a statement.

published on : 15th August 2022

UK becomes first country to approve Covid booster vaccine targeting original and Omicron strains

MHRA said it had given the green light to the Moderna vaccine as a 'sharpened tool' against the novel coronavirus after it was found to meet its standards of safety, quality and effectiveness.

published on : 15th August 2022

One-day recoveries surpass fresh COVID-19 cases in Arunachal

The toll remained unchanged at 296 as no new fatality due to the infection was recorded in the last 24 hours, State Surveillance Officer (SSO) Dr Lobsang Jampa said.

published on : 15th August 2022
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