Exclusive

Publication

Byline

100 voice samples in for AI detection test

Mumbai, Sept. 13 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has collected 100 voice samples of suspected Covid-19 patients as part of a pan-India study that will use artificial intelligence (AI) ... Read More


Maha at 1mn: Covid spreads in rural areas

Mumbai, Sept. 12 -- Although Mumbai, Thane and Pune still remain the epicentre of the pandemic, Covid-19 infection is fast spreading in rural districts of Maharashtra, with districts once tagged as gr... Read More


Vaccine trials on hold at KEM after UK move

Mumbai, Sept. 10 -- The King Edward Memorial (KEM) Hospital in Parel has decided not to commence trials for the Covid-19 vaccine, developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University, as they have been put ... Read More


31% of Maha's total tests done using antigen kits

MUMBAI, Sept. 10 -- Although the use of rapid antigen tests in Maharashtra began in July, the diagnostic tool already accounts for 31% of the total Covid-19 tests, with more than 60% of the daily test... Read More


City resident takes efforts to offer a ray of hope to others

Mumbai, Sept. 10 -- For 22-year-old Mumbai resident Raashi Thakran, the launch of India's first 24x7 suicide helpline KIRAN is like a personal victory. The Union social justice and empowerment ministr... Read More


31% of tests done using antigen kits

MUMBAI, Sept. 10 -- Although the use of rapid antigen tests in Maharashtra began in July, the diagnostic tool already accounts for 31% of the total Covid-19 tests, with more than 60% of the daily test... Read More


5 SoBo wards see 70% malaria cases

Mumbai, Sept. 9 -- As the city witnesses a rise in Covid-19 cases, it is also reporting an increase in malaria cases. In the last eight months, a total of 3,099 malaria cases have been reported across... Read More


Vaccine trials in KEM likely by Fri

Mumbai, Sept. 8 -- The King Edward Memorial (KEM) Hospital, Parel, will start phase II and III trials of Oxford-AstraZeneca, a promising vaccine for coronavirus, mostly by September 11. This will be f... Read More


BMC to add 350 ICU beds in next 3 days

Mumbai, Sept. 8 -- With the rising number of Covid-19 cases in Mumbai, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to add 350 intensive care unit (ICU) beds over the next three days to en... Read More


Maharashtra tyrannizing doctors instead of consulting them, says IMA

India, Sept. 8 -- Days after the Maharashtra government extended the price cap on the treatment of Covid-19 patients in private hospitals, the Indian Medical Association (IMA) has decided to hold a pe... Read More