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Only 10% of ICU Beds With Ventilators Available in Delhi

As Delhi faces the wrath of coronavirus infections, both government and private hospitals are left with only 10 percent ICU beds with ventilators, which...

New Google Maps Updates Related to COVID Layer

More than 1 billion people now turn to Google Maps to navigate the new normal and the company on Tuesday announced new updates related...

India’s Traditional Medicines Boosted Immunity in Pandemic: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that during the Corona crisis when there was no specific solution against the pandemic, Indian traditional medicinal...

Synthetic Mini-Antibody Found in Blocking Coronavirus

In a significant development, scientists have identified a synthetic mini-antibody that turned out to be particularly effective in blocking the new coronavirus from entering...

46% Indians Borrowed Money to Run Households Amid Pandemic

Forty-six percent of Indians borrowed to run their households in COVID times, reveal Home Credit India research. One out of every four people borrowed...

Governance System Excluded Migrants During Lockdown

While the media gave migrants a voice during the lockdown, what became clear nevertheless is their near-total exclusion from local governance systems in the...

India Leveraging Manufacturing 600 Million Doses of COVID Vaccine

India has leveraged its manufacturing capacity to pre-order 600 million doses of potential COVID-19 vaccine and negotiating for another billion doses, says a new...

Social Isolation Causes Higher Risks of Hypertension in Women

Middle-aged and older women who lacked social ties were much more likely than men to suffer from hypertension and stroke, warn researchers. In a study,...

New Mask Aiming to Make Wearer Less Infectious

People wear face masks to protect others -- not merely to protect themselves. With this in mind, researchers have developed a new concept for...

Scientists Reckon Risk of COVID Airborne Transmission

The continued increase in COVID-19 infections around the world has led scientists to study the dynamics of airborne transmission. In the study, published in the...

Air Pollution Linked to 15% of COVID Deaths Worldwide

In a major global study, researchers have revealed that long-term exposure to air pollution may be linked to 15 percent of COVID-19 deaths worldwide. According...

COVID Interventions Can Reduce Infection Rates: Study

Non-pharmaceutical interventions such as voluntary shelter-in-place, quarantines, and other steps taken to control the novel coronavirus can reduce the peak number of infections, daily...

Need for Continuing the Polio Immunization During Pandemic

As World Polio Day is observed around the globe amid the COVID-19 pandemic on Saturday, experts underlined the need for continuing the polio immunization...

Maintaining Social Etiquettes During the Festive Season

The festive season brings together people from all walks of life, this 'coming together' is what imparts cultural and linguistic integration amongst all communities;...

Antiviral Remdesivir Receives FDA Approval for COVID Treatment

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved the antiviral drug Veklury (remdesivir) for use in adult and pediatric patients 12 years of age...

Down Syndrome May Increase COVID Death Risk

Researchers have found that down syndrome is associated with a 10-fold increased risk for COVID-19-related death. Down syndrome (sometimes called Down's syndrome) is a condition...

Immediate Biomedical Waste Management Halts COVID Spread: UNIDO

The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) on Tuesday stressed the need to halt the spread of COVID-19 through all possible infection channels, including...

Google Web Searches Forecast COVID Hotspots

By analyzing Google web searches for keywords related to COVID-19, researchers have said that web-based analytics have demonstrated their value in predicting the spread...

The 21-Day Immunity Plan To Follow: Book Review

With 80 percent of chronic disease attributable to lifestyle and linked environmental factors and within the lifestyle hierarchy, poor diet being the most important...

Here’s How Cinema Viewing Has Changed After COVID

After around seven months of complete closure due to the restrictions imposed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, movie theatres in the national capital reopened...

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NCW Working Towards Creating Digital Leadership Among Women

As we recognize the achievements of women across all spheres, this International Women's Day, there are all the more reasons to celebrate women's power....

Consuming Two Servings Of Oily Fish Per Week Can Help Prevent CVD

Consuming two servings of oily fish per week can help prevent cardiovascular disease (CVD) in high-risk individuals, such as those who already have heart...

Upcoming B-Town Films Inspired From The Great Epics Ramayana and Mahabharata

The epics Ramayana and Mahabharata seem to be the latest favourites of our filmmakers. A host of new films have been launched, with plots...