WHO warns of complacency after decline in fresh cases globally since September

NEW DELHI, Dec. 1 -- The World Health Organization (WHO) has said the first decline in fresh cases of coronavirus globally since September, witnessed last week, must be interpreted with "extreme cauti... Read More

Govt's Rs.900-cr aid aims to accelerate jab development

New Delhi, Nov. 30 -- The recently announced third stimulus package of Rs.900 crore for Mission COVID Suraksha-India's covid-19 vaccine development mission-by the Union government will help accelerate... Read More

'India's populace could be fully vaccinated by the end of 2022'

New Delhi, Nov. 30 -- No vaccine has ever been developed as rapidly as the covid-19 vaccine, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said. India is at the forefront of global vaccine development and m... Read More

PM holds virtual meeting teams developing, manufacturing covid vaccines

NEW DELHI, Nov. 30 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday held virtual meetings with three teams working on developing and manufacturing covid-19 vaccines in India. These teams were from Gennova B... Read More

Covid-19 disrupts cancer treatment, care in India

NEW DELHI, Nov. 30 -- Amid the coronavirus pandemic, there are chances of approximately 1,00,000 cancer cases going undiagnosed per month in India, and the numbers might change depending on travel res... Read More

Rs.900 cr stimulus package to help accelerate development of five to six Covid-19 vaccine candidates

New Delhi, Nov. 29 -- The recently announced third stimulus package of Rs. 900 Crore for the Mission COVID Suraksha-the Indian covid-19 Vaccine Development Mission-by the central government will help ... Read More

Modi undertakes 3 city tour to review covid-19 vaccine development

New Delhi, Nov. 28 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi undertook a three city tour to conduct extensive review of the covid-19 vaccine development and manufacturing process in India on Saturday. He visit... Read More

PM Modi to visit three cities to review Covid-19 vaccine development process

New Delhi, Nov. 27 -- The Prime Minister Narendra Modi will go on board on a three city visit to personally review the covid-19 vaccine development and manufacturing process on Saturday. Modi will vis... Read More

Covid-19 limited 25 million Indian couples' access to contraceptives: UNAIDS

NEW DELH, Nov. 27 -- The covid-19 pandemic has limited the access to contraceptives for more than 25 million couples in India, according to a report released by UNAIDS on Thursday. The World AIDS Day... Read More

WHO comes out with physical activity guidelines to counter covid threat

New Delhi, Nov. 26 -- The World Health Organization (WHO) has come up with a set of guidelines on physical activity, as scores of people are confined to their homes owing to covid-19. Stating that up... Read More