Celebrated by many in the tobacco control field, India with much ado banned the sale of e-cigarettes two years ago. The decision was taken to protect the country’s youth following news from the US about alarming rise in teen use, with the final stra..
We need to worry not just about manipulated news, but also manipulated platforms and fact-checkers whose biases may go under the radar. The jokers who run Twitter’s censorship regime must be having a hearty laugh at the foolishness of our media and politicians...
Sarpanches around Raipur are having a hard time dispelling fears that the Covid vaccine causes loss of sexual virility, “leading to impotence”. Many villagers have complained of waning libidos after taking the jab. Village administrations said that young men, particularly the unmarried, were s..
Amidst the rising Coronavirus spread in the country, the central government in an advisory has said that the disease can be transported through air as well as in the form of aerosols and contract people who are upto 10 metres away. The advisory has incorporated the growing evidence in different part..
India on Saturday reported yet another record spike with over 1.45 lakh fresh Covid-19 cases along with 794 deaths. India's coronavirus case tally has now reached 1,32,05,926. On Saturday, India reported 1,45,384 new Covid-19 cases and 794 deaths. Apart from ..
Asserting that India has not imposed any export ban on anti-coronavirus vaccines, the Ministry of External Affairs on Thursday said the supply of made-in-India vaccines abroad wo..
Aslam walekum are you searching for Islamic wazifa to get love back to you. We will help you to bring your love back to you. Love is a long generally shared between couples. But sometimes the fight…..
ICMR has approved a home-based testing kit for Covid-19. It is a home rapid antigen testing (RAT) kit, which is advisable only for symptomatic individuals and people who have come in contact with lab-tested Covid positive people. Indiscriminate testing, however, is no..
India is witnessing one of its bleakest, cruellest summers this year. The unrelenting second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic continues to extract a heavy toll as the days go by. Death continues to stalk our homes and neighbourhoo..
India’s teething troubles of COVID-19 vaccination coverage are likely to persist over the next month Around 40 per cent of India’s adult population likely to be fully vaccinated by November, largely through indegineous vaccine production, a recent r..
India might be heading towards a serious livelihood crisis as the situation seems to be worse this time for the working class amid the Covid crisis and local restrictions by states already add up to something close to a nationwide lockdown, acco..
To make claim-settlement process easier and hassle-free, the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) has announced various relaxations To make claim-settlement process easi..
The Union Health Ministry on Saturday revised the national policy for admission of Covid-19 positive patients to Covid health facilities, making it more "patient-centric". In the revised policy, the governmen..
The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has approved the emergency use of an anti-Covid drug developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) to treat moderate to severe Covid-19 patients. The therapeutic use of the drug, 2-DG (2-deoxy-D-gluc..
Fake COVID-19 vaccine registration message COVID-19 vaccination drive in India has begun for everyone above 18 years though many are facing problems with registration due to a shortage in vaccines. Several platforms have also been set up that uses CoWIN API (offi..
As the second wave of the pandemic rages on in India, a number of people, including those who have either recovered from Covid-19 or have tested positive, are now ready to be vaccinated against the dise..
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has said that it is in the process of ascertaining the vaccination status of doctors who died of Covid-19 this year. A study by the IMA showed that a total of 126 doctors died of Covid-19 this year..
India witnessed a fall in COVID-19 positive cases over the last few days, but celebrations are still not in order. The country continues to see at least three lakh cases daily, and all medical experts are recommending one crucial bit - MASK ON. Similarly, the Indian government is ramping up i..
The Lancet India Task Force on Covid-19 has suggested a 'containment measures checklist' to the central government to contain the frightening surge in the Covid-19 cases. The task force has also asserted that these measu..
On April 28, the Government of India announced it will procure one lakh oxygen concentrator and distribute in high burden states as an alternative to depleting resources of liquid medical oxygen. A scarcity of cylinders has also ..