Category: Corona Updates

Most people in England to be offered flu vaccine

By | 25th July, 2020

Most people in England, about 30 million, are to be offered a free flu vaccine this year, the government says. It is to prepare for a winter that could see the annual flu season coincide with a surge in coronavirus. The NHS…Read More »

Coronavirus: Obesity increases risks from Covid-19, experts say

By | 25th July, 2020

Being obese or overweight puts you at greater risk of serious illness or death from Covid-19, experts say after examining existing studies. The review of evidence by Public Health England found excess weight put people at greater risk of needing hospital admission…Read More »

India’s COVID-19 recovery rate over 58%: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

By | 27th June, 2020

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan  said on Saturday that the recovery rate has improved, recording a surge of over 58% in the country. He also confirmed that out of five lakh people who tested positive for coronavirus, 3 lakh people have…Read More »

Coronavirus: Warning thousands could be left with lung damage

By | 24th June, 2020

Tens of thousands of people will need to be recalled to hospital after a serious Covid-19 infection to check if they have been left with permanent lung damage, doctors have told the BBC. Experts are concerned a significant proportion could be left…Read More »

Coronavirus: Blood clots targeted in treatment trial

By | 15th June, 2020

Scientists are to test whether an experimental drug can prevent potentially deadly blood clots associated with Covid-19. The trial, funded by the British Heart Foundation, will test the theory the clots are caused by a hormone imbalance triggered by coronavirus infection. It…Read More »

Delhi: Shah asks for installation of CCTV cameras in Covid-19 wards of every hospital

By | 15th June, 2020

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday has directed the Delhi Chief Secretary to install CCTV cameras in Covid-19 wards of every Covid-19 hospital, so that there is proper monitoring and problems of patients can also be resolved. said Ministry…Read More »

The story of English language publishing in Pakistan is also the story of one person, Ameena Saiyid

By | 2nd June, 2020

Before the creation of Pakistan, Karachi was a small town with a population of 250,000, and hardly any publishing infrastructure or activities. But after independence in 1947, the city experienced rapid growth with a sudden influx of educated, sophisticated people as it…Read More »

વધુ બેના મોતથી મૃત્યુઆંક 44 થયો, પોઝિટિવ કેસનો આંક 1023 ઉપર પહોંચ્યો અને 591 દર્દી સાજા થયા

By | 31st May, 2020

14 દિવસમાં એક્ટિવ કેસો 119 વધ્યા, સામે રિકવર દર્દીઓ 203 વધ્યા લોકડાઉન-3 બાદ ધારણા મુજબ કેસો વધ્યા, સાજા થયેલા દર્દી 70% વધ્યા મહાનગરપાલિકાના જણાવ્યા પ્રમાણે, શહેર જિલ્લામાં પોઝિટિવ કેસનો આંક 1023 પર પહોંચી ગયો છે. દરમિયાન વધુ બેના મોત થતા મૃત્યુઆંક 44…Read More »

Coronavirus: Govt takes stock of 13 worst-hit cities as lockdown 4.0 nears end

By | 28th May, 2020

NEW DELHI : India on Thursday explored the strategy for containing the rising spread of coronavirus cases ahead of the end of the lockdown 4.0 on 31 May and the possible restoration of more economic activities with minimal risk of spreading infection,…Read More »

IIT Alumni Council to set up mega lab in Mumbai to conduct 1-cr COVID-19 tests a month

By | 28th May, 2020

MUMBAI : As part of its effort to fight the coronavirus pandemic, the IIT Alumni Council on Thursday announced the setting up of a mega lab in the metropolis with a capacity of 10 million tests per month by July. The council…Read More »

કોરોના સારવારના ઉપકરણોમાં કૌભાંડ, હિમાચલ ભાજપ અધ્યક્ષનું રાજીનામું

By | 28th May, 2020

કોરોના સંકટમાં ભ્રષ્ટાચારના આરોપસર દેશમાં પહેલી વાર કોઇ પક્ષપ્રમુખે પદ છોડવું પડ્યું ઉપકરણોની ખરીદીના બદલામાં સપ્લાયર પાસેથી 5 લાખ રૂ. લાંચ માગવાનો આરોપ 43 સેકન્ડનો એક ઓડિયો વાઇરલ થયા બાદ આ કાર્યવાહી કરાઇ શિમલા. હિમાચલપ્રદેશમાં કોરોના કિટની ખરીદીના કૌભાંડમાં નામ ઉછળ્યા બાદ…Read More »

Coronavirus helpline not working efficiently, admits Delhi govt in High Court

By | 27th May, 2020

The Delhi government on Wednesday admitted before the High Court that coronavirus helpline numbers were found to be not functioning efficiently and instructions have been issued to set the system in order. The admission by advocate Rahul Mehra, who appeared for Delhi…Read More »

Coronavirus deaths fall to six-week low

By | 27th May, 2020

Coronavirus death registrations in the UK in the week to 15 May reached their lowest point since the beginning of April. Between 11 and 15 May, there were 4,210 death registrations mentioning Covid-19, across the UK. Down from 4,426 the previous week,…Read More »

રાજ્યના કુલ ક્વોરન્ટીન લોકો પૈકી 31 ટકા તો માત્ર અમરેલી જિલ્લામાં, સૌથી વધુ ક્વોરન્ટીન લોકો ધરાવતો જિલ્લો

By | 27th May, 2020

રાજ્યમાં કુલ 4.65 લાખ લોકો ક્વોરન્ટીન અને માત્ર અમરેલી જિલ્લામાં 1.46 લાખથી વધુ લોકો ક્વોરન્ટીન કોરોનાની મહામારી વચ્ચે અનેક લોકો મહાનગરોમાંથી સૌરાષ્ટ્ર તરફ પ્રયાણ કરી રહ્યા છે. ત્યારે અમરેલી જિલ્લા વહીવટી તંત્ર દ્વારા જિલ્લામાં પ્રવેશતા લોકોના આરોગ્યની તપાસ કરી તેમને ક્વોરન્ટીન કરવામાં…Read More »

Gujarat Covid-19 count crosses 14,000-mark, Ahmedabad records over 10,000 cases

By | 25th May, 2020

The death toll in the state increased to 858 after 29 more virus-related fatalities were reported since Saturday Ahmedabad reported 279 new Covid-19 cases and 28 deaths in the last 24 hours, said health official With 394 fresh cases in the last…Read More »