covid

Reinfections show first Covid doesn’t guarantee lifetime immunity

Compared to those with the first infection, people with reinfection had an elevated risk of all cause-mortality and increased risk of hospitalisation, says a recent US study.

published on : 27th June 2022

A fourth of MSMEs lost market share to big corporations during COVID-19: Crisil

Rating agency Crisil's research wing analysed MSMEs from 69 sectors and 147 clusters having a revenue of Rs 47 lakh crore or a fourth of India's GDP.

published on : 27th June 2022

DBT studying long-term memory of COVID-19 vaccines

The study is aimed at ascertaining the long-tern impact of the vaccines and will help modulate the schedule of doses, a senior official said on Monday.

published on : 27th June 2022

India records 17,073 new Covid cases, 21 deaths; daily positivity rate 5.62 per cent

The daily positivity rate was recorded at 5.62 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was recorded at 3.39 per cent, it stated. The daily positivity crossed 5 per cent after a gap of 139 days.

published on : 27th June 2022

‘Condom sale slumped with Covid onset’

The ministry of Health and Family Welfare in reply to a query, sought by MP-based RTI activist Chandrasekhar Gaur.

published on : 27th June 2022

Delhi remembers the lethal second wave: No cremation of covid scars

As Covid has shown a slight rise in the capital, the memories of the devastating second wave have returned.

published on : 27th June 2022

‘Female Covid patients at higher risk of mortality’

The study on 2,586 hospitalised Covid-19 patients has been published in Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, Springer Nature journal, the hospital authorities said in a statement.

published on : 27th June 2022

More than 68% Covid cases within Madurai city limits

Activists alleged people are failing to follow the health advisories. 

published on : 27th June 2022

Females were at higher risk of mortality compared to males in 1st Covid wave, claims study 

In the present study, it was also found that the presence of co-morbidity poses a greater risk of ICU admission.

published on : 26th June 2022

Indian skipper Rohit Sharma tests positive for COVID ahead of England Test, goes into isolation

Subject to recovery, Rohit is set to lead the team against England in the postponed fifth Test match starting July 1 in Edgbaston. India leads the series 2-1.

published on : 26th June 2022
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