"China Trying To Use Covid, Has Become Aggressive" : US Defence Secretary

China Discusses 4-Point Plan With Pak, Nepal, Afghanistan Amid Pandemic

Mark Esper said Beijing was trying to use the coronavirus tragedy. (File) Washington: The world has seen China become “more aggressive” during the COVID-19 pandemic, US Defense Secretary Mark Esper has said, asserting that the country has deployed troops along the Line of Actual Control with India and is acting out in a way that … Read more "China Trying To Use Covid, Has Become Aggressive" : US Defence Secretary

56,282 Covid Cases In India In A Day, 904 Deaths; Total Cases 19,64,536

India's COVID-19 Recovery Rate Rises To 67.19 Per Cent: Government

India Coronavirus Cases: More than 900 patients died in the last 24 hours. New Delhi: A sharp surge of 56,282 new coronavirus patients in the last 24 hours took India’s COVID-19 tally to 19,64,536 cases, the Union Health Ministry said this morning, adding that number of Covid-linked deaths have crossed 40,000. A total of 13,28,336 … Read more 56,282 Covid Cases In India In A Day, 904 Deaths; Total Cases 19,64,536

Billion Covid Vaccine Doses Could Be Available By End Of 2021: US Expert

Billion Covid Vaccine Doses Could Be Available By End Of 2021: US Top Health Expert

“The federal government has put more than one egg in the basket,” Anthony Fauci said. Washington: Drugmakers will likely have tens of millions of doses of coronavirus vaccines in the early part of next year, Anthony Fauci, the top U.S infectious diseases official, said in a Reuters interview on Wednesday, offering a more conservative view … Read more Billion Covid Vaccine Doses Could Be Available By End Of 2021: US Expert

Facebook Removes Trump's Post Over "Harmful COVID Misinformation"

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Facebook said Trump’s video included false claims that a group of people is immune from COVID-19 (File) San Francisco: Facebook said Wednesday it had removed a post from the page of US President Donald Trump over what it called “harmful COVID misinformation.” The post was a video clip from a Fox News interview in which … Read more Facebook Removes Trump's Post Over "Harmful COVID Misinformation"

Embryos Could Be Vulnerable To Covid In Second Week Of Pregnancy: Study

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Human embryos could be susceptible to COVID-19 from 2nd week of pregnancy, scientists say London: Human embryos could be susceptible to COVID-19 as early as the second week of pregnancy, if the mother gets sick, potentially affecting the chances of a successful pregnancy, according to a study. Scientists at the UK’s University of Cambridge and … Read more Embryos Could Be Vulnerable To Covid In Second Week Of Pregnancy: Study

Israel Lauds India's "Amazing" Support In Developing Rapid Covid Tests

Court Pulls Up Delhi Over Rapid Antigen Tests As False Negatives Rise

The activity in India was conducted under the strict guidelines and regulation (Representational) Jerusalem: Applauding as “amazing” India’s support in developing a rapid test for COVID-19, Israel on Wednesday expressed hope that the joint efforts could bring “good news” to the world within a few months. Israeli and Indian scientists are jointly working on an … Read more Israel Lauds India's "Amazing" Support In Developing Rapid Covid Tests

Kodaikanal Residents Blame "Illegal" Tourists For Rise In Covid Cases

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A case was filed against Tamil actors Vimal and Soori for violating coronavirus norms in Kodaikanal. Chennai: Weeks after Tamil actors Vimal and Soori were fined and a case filed against them for violating coronavirus lockdown norms by going to a restricted forest area in Kodaikanal, residents said unauthorised entry of outsiders was contributing to … Read more Kodaikanal Residents Blame "Illegal" Tourists For Rise In Covid Cases

"It's Under Control": Trump After US Covid Deaths Surpass 1,55,000

"It's Under Control": Trump After US Covid Deaths Surpass 1,55,000

Donald Trump said the coronavirus outbreak is as under control as it can get in the United States. The global death count from the coronavirus surpassed 700,000 on Wednesday, according to a Reuters tally, with the United States, Brazil, India and Mexico leading the rise in fatalities. Nearly 5,900 people are dying every 24 hours … Read more "It's Under Control": Trump After US Covid Deaths Surpass 1,55,000

Happy Delhi's Model To Fight Covid Recognised Globally: Arvind Kejriwal

Happy Delhi's Model To Fight Covid Recognised Globally: Arvind Kejriwal

“All nations coming together to defeat Covid is the need of the hour,” Arvind Kejriwal tweeted. (File) New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday thanked the South Korean ambassador for his words of appreciation for the Delhi Model of COVID-19 management, said an official statement. Arvind Kejriwal said he is happy that the … Read more Happy Delhi's Model To Fight Covid Recognised Globally: Arvind Kejriwal

Human Trials Of 2nd COVID Vaccine Candidates Move To Phase 2

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There are about 141 candidates that are being studied world over, ICMR chief said. New Delhi: The Phase 1 human clinical trials of two COVID-19 vaccine candidates developed indigenously by Bharat Biotech in collaboration with ICMR and Zydus Cadila Ltd have been completed and the trials have moved to Phase 2, ICMR Director General Balram … Read more Human Trials Of 2nd COVID Vaccine Candidates Move To Phase 2