India to roll out Feluda Covid test soon, emergency use of vaccine only after trial data: Harsh Vardhan
During the fifth edition of Sunday Samvaad on October 11, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan addressed a number of key concerns, including the rollout of Feluda test for Covid-19, India's vaccine strategy and ICMR's study into cases of 're-infection'.
Rejection the allegations that his son had an affair with a girl, the victim's father said he was an IPS aspirant and taught school students.
The National Centre for Disease Control has advised Delhi against holding large gatherings in the upcoming festival season to curtail the spread of coronavirus.
Mother of the 18-year-old Delhi boy, who was allegedly murdered over his friendship with a woman, said that initially, police were unwilling to register a case saying he didn't look brutally assaulted.
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has questioned the central government’s newly released protocols for Covid-19 in which the health ministry has pushed Ayurveda and yoga as a prevention against coronavirus.
The railway board has ordered for transfer of 24 posts of Indian Railways to Northern Railways in a move to downsize.
Even slight increase in pollution levels could lead to rise in coronavirus cases: AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria
The director of All India Institute of Medical Sciences has said that even a slight increase in pollution levels could lead to rise in coronavirus cases.
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has developed an ‘antisera’ for treatment of coronavirus and has been approved by the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) for clinical trials. The antisera has been developed by injecting the SARS-CoV-2 in animals.
From chyawanprash to ashwagandha: Centre releases standard ayurvedic protocol for Covid-19 management
The government has released an ayurveda protocol that ayush practitioners can prescribe to their patients to help them manage Covid-19 symptoms.
Researchers at Delhi's Jamia Millia Islamia University have developed a saliva-based testing kit to detect Covid-19. ?It can be used at home, cutting the possible exposure to the virus at the clinic or test centre.?
An AIIMS panellist who investigated Sushant Singh Rajput's death case has told India Today that there is no proof of murder in the case.
Dr Harsh Vardhan said the Health Ministry is preparing a format that will allow states to submit lists of priority population groups to receive the Covid-19 vaccine.
As the festive season draws close, the Railways is planning to introduce 200 special trains between October 15 and November 30 to cater to passengers travelling during the festive season, Railway Board Chairman and CEO VK Yadav said.
Trials for stubble burning solution 'Pusa Decomposer' will be conducted on thousand of hectares of land across all states this year, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said.
In a video that has surfaced, Hathras DM Praveen Laxkar can be seen issuing a veiled threat to the father of the 19-year-old Dalit girl whose death has sparked nationwide outrage.
Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi to meet Hathras rape victim’s family today, Section 144 imposed ahead of visit
Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi will be visiting Hathras to meet the family of the 19-year-old rape victim who passed away on Tuesday, triggering massive protests across the country and calls for action.
Union health ministry and Covid-19 expert panel have warned that viruses are likely to survive longer during colder months, people should not let their guard down.
ICMR's second sero-survey has estimated that one in every 15 person aged above 10 years had been exposed to Covid-19 by August.
The Serum Institute of India (SII) will produce an additional 10 crore doses of Covid-19 vaccine for India and, low and middle-income countries this year.
Will the government of India have this amount available over the next one year to supply Covid-19 vaccine to everyone, asked Adar Poonawalla of the SII which has partnered with the University of Oxford and AstraZeneca for Covishield.