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  • Covid19: Over 6000 Janaushadhi Kendras working to ensure availability of affordable medicines 

    April 13, 2020 10:30 am Published by

    Government is working to ensure that affordable medicines are available at six thousand 300 Pradhan Mantri Janaushadhi Kendras across the country. Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilizers Mansukh Mandaviya has said the warehouses of Jan Aushadhi centers are working day and night... View Article

  • UGC constitutes committee to promote online learning amid nationwide lockdown

    April 13, 2020 10:29 am Published by

    Amid the nationwide lockdown, University Grants Commission (UGC) has constituted a committee to promote online learning. UGC Chairman DP Singh said it has also formed a committee to look after the examinations and academic calendar in the present circumstances. He... View Article

  • CBI and other Govt agencies to provide food to needy people during lockdown

    April 13, 2020 10:29 am Published by

    The Central Bureau of Investigation has joined hands with other Government agencies to provide food to the needy and poor including migrant labourers and workers. The CBI officials of certain branches such as Chennai, Bengaluru and Hyderabad, in addition to... View Article

  • Covid-19 cases in India surges past 9000

    April 13, 2020 10:28 am Published by

    Amid indications that the nation-wide lockdown could be extended beyond April 14, the total number of coronavirus cases in India has 9000 on Sunday, after 763  new cases reported in past 24 hours, showed latest figures from Union Health Ministry. The death... View Article

  • Don’t detain vehicles carrying essential, non-essential items: Govt to States, UTs

    April 13, 2020 10:27 am Published by

    Government has said that guidelines on exemptions during lockdown were not being followed properly in some parts of the country. It said, vehicles carrying essential and non-essential items were being detained by police that could lead to potential shortage of... View Article

  • Develop ways to combat COVID-19: Dr Harsh Vardhan to Scientists

    April 13, 2020 10:27 am Published by

    Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan has exhorted scientists to develop COVID-19 mitigation solutions keeping a fixed time frame in mind, saying these are “times of war” and it should not be treated as a routine research project. He held... View Article

  • 40 vaccines under development for Coronavirus: ICMR

    April 13, 2020 10:26 am Published by

    Dr. Manoj Murhekar of  Indian Council of Medical Research said, over 1.86 lakh samples have been tested so far, of which 7,953 have been found positive for COVID-19. He said, in the last five days, on an average 15,747 samples... View Article

  • Scientists develop mathematical model to predict spread of coronavirus

    April 12, 2020 10:23 am Published by

    Scientists from the Savitribai Phule Pune University have been working on solutions to the corona virus epidemic. Last month Dr. Bhalchandra Pujari and Dr. Snehal Shekatkar of Centre for Modelling & Simulation (CMS) – developed a mathematical model to predict... View Article

  • Confirmed COVID-19 cases in India reaches at 8,356

    April 12, 2020 10:17 am Published by

    The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in India stands at 8,356. The Union Health Ministry has said that 273 people have died due to the disease.  Globally, there have been over 17.7 lakh confirmed cases of COVID-19. At least 1.08 lakh... View Article

  • ICMR gives its nod to plasma therapy for COVID-19 treatment

    April 11, 2020 5:48 pm Published by

    Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Kerala, has obtained a go-ahead for taking a bold step to provide innovative treatment to patients suffering from COVID-19 disease. The Trivandrum based SCTIMST is an Institution of National Importance under... View Article