As the number of coronavirus cases in India crossed 62 lakh, the Indian aviation regulator DGCA on Wednesday announced the suspension of scheduled international passenger flights which has been extended till October 31.
FDA-approved 'Teicoplanin' 10 times more effective in treating Covid-19 than HCQ: IIT Delhi research
Clinically approved drug "Teicoplanin" is a potential therapeutic option against Covid-19 and can be ten times more effective than several drugs being currently used, research by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi has found.
India's Covid tally raced past 62 lakh and now stands at 62,25,763 with 51,87,825 recoveries while the death toll is 97,497.
The fresh unlock guidelines issued by the Centre allows cinemas to reopen from October 15. The MHA has allowed states to reopen schools in a graded manner.
The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) is likely to announce a series of new relaxations for the next phase of the lockdown
Head of a coaching institute in Jhumri Tilaiya has been booked after the administration found the centre operating in violation of lockdown norms which have been implemented to curb the spread of coronavirus.
Maharashtra minister Uday Samant tested positive for coronavirus on Tuesday and announced that he was under home quarantine.
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.
A California-based group Shark Allies has said that immunising everyone in the world with two doses of a Covid-19 vaccine would require liver oil harvested from half a million sharks.
The Tamil Nadu government, on Tuesday, extended the Covid-19 lockdown till October 31 with certain relaxations. According to the new rules, educational institutions will continue to remain closed.
The VP Secretariat on Tuesday announced that Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu has tested positive for Covid-19. He is currently asymptomatic and in good health.