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Researchers Find Possible Effective Way of Treating Coronavirus

In a major finding, researchers have discovered that an effective way of treating the coronavirus behind the 2003 SARS epidemic also works on the...

Low Humidity, Dry Air Linked to Higher Covid-19 Risk

New research adds to the growing body of evidence that low humidity, dry air can increase the risk of Covid-19 virus. The study, published in...

Covid-19 Induced Lockdowns May Escalate Obesity

In an eye-opening study, scientists have warned that locking down society to combat Covid-19 creates psychosocial insecurity that leads to obesity and may escalate...

Doctors Warn UK to Cut Meat Intake to Avoid Future Global Health Crisis

The UK needs to drastically cut back its meat intake to avoid a future global health crisis, a group of doctors have warned. Plant Based...

The Journey From Epidemic to Endemic

 By Varuni Trivedi World Health Organisation has stated that COVID-19 is here to stay and might become an endemic disease. Starting off as a viral...

Has The Novel Coronavirus Outbreak Redefined The concept of Respecting Personal Space? Know Here

Social distancing could qualify as an oxymoron in Italy, where walking arm-in-arm with friends, kissing neighbors in greeting and patting the heads of babies...

“Coronavirus isn’t Created in Lab, it Has Natural Origin”, Says Scientists

Ending speculations about deliberate genetic engineering of new coronavirus, scientists from the Scripps Research Institute, a non-profit research organization, have claimed that the COVID-19...

Find Here if it is Actually Safe To Eat Out, Do Shopping Amist Dreadful Spread of Novel Coronavirus

Several U.S. states are closing dine-in restaurants and bars, limiting the establishments to carry-out or delivery service, in an effort to stem the spread of coronavirus. The governors of...

Social Stigma Fears Can Lead To Unnecessary Panic and Spread of Novel Coronavirus: Health Experts

With several reports now emerging that people suspected of coronavirus infection are fleeing from quarantine facilities in India owing to isolation and social stigma...

“Unnecessary Fear Over Coronavirus Pandemic is Not Good For Humanity”, Says Tech Billionaire Elon Musk

SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk who thinks the new coronavirus (COVID-19) debate is just 'dumb,' on Sunday said that the unnecessary fear over...

Bollywood Urges People To Stop Packing and Staying Safe Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic

Amid rapidly the spreading coronavirus pandemic, Bollywood celebrities have taken up the responsibility to appeal to everyone to stay safe, take precautions, stop panicking...

Impact of Coronavirus on Smartphone Business in India Would be Minimal: Xiaomi

While admitting that supplies of an important TV component have taken a hit due to the coronavirus pandemic, Chinese technology company Xiaomi on Thursday...

Disinfect Your Smartphones in Every 90 Minutes With Alcohol-Based Sanitizer To Avoid Coronavirus Risk

Amid the rapid spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), which has infected 73 people in India and killed more than 4,500 individuals globally, doctors...

Scientists Find Out How Coronavirus Can Live in The Air For Several Hours

The new coronavirus can live in the air for several hours and on some surfaces for as long as two to three days, tests...

Twitter Makes it Mandatory For Employees To Work From Home Due To Coronavirus Concerns

Amid rapid spread of the novel coronavirus, Twitter is making it mandatory for its nearly 5,000 employees to work from home. The social media company...

IMF Urges Governments Around The World To Deploy “Substantial” Stimulus Against Novel Coronavirus

Governments should deploy "substantial" stimulus and international coordination to counteract the economic impact of the spreading coronavirus epidemic, the International Monetary Fund's chief economist...

WHO: Ebola Epidemic in Congo to be Over Soon

By Lisa Schlein The World Health Organization urges continued vigilance to prevent flareups of the deadly Ebola virus as the epidemic in eastern Democratic Republic of...

WHO Runs Out of Funds to Tackle Ebola in Congo

By Lisa Schlein The World Health Organization is urgently appealing for $40 million to salvage its operation to bring the Ebola epidemic to an end in...

US Health Officials Prepare to Battle Flu Season as Coronavirus Fear Rises

U.S. health officials are preparing for a second wave of the winter flu season, complicated this year by similarities between flu symptoms and those...

After Ebola, WHO Takes Measures to Combat Coronavirus in Africa

By Lisa Schlein The World Health Organization is scaling up measures to keep Africa free of the deadly coronavirus by shoring up the continent’s fragile health...

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1 in 3 Indian Call Centres to Permanently Switch to Work From Home

Signalling the future of work in the pandemic times, nearly one in three call centres (27 per cent) in India will switch permanently to...

Here’s How You Can Improve Both Physical and Cognitive Health

Daily exercise, along with nutrient-enriched beverages, can do wonder with improving both physical and cognitive health, researchers have discovered. While exercise alone improved strength and...

Microsoft Set to Release New AI-Based Noise Suppression Tool in Teams

As more and more people work from home and at times have no control over jarring sounds in the background, Microsoft is set to...

Why President Trump and PM Modi are so Fiercely Opposed by the Left and Islamists

By Maria Wirth “Í prefer Trump to Hillary”, I told a German friend in the run up to the US elections in 2016. There was...