Serum Institute has begun production of Covovax anti-COVID-19 vaccine: Adar Poonawalla

Pune: The first batch of Covovax, a COVID-19 vaccine developed by Novavax Inc, is being manufactured at the Serum Institute of India’s Pune facility, SII CEO Adar Poonawalla said on…

UP man shot at by guard for trying to enter inside bank without mask

Bareilly: A security guard posted at the Junction Road branch of Bank of Baroda here on Friday (June 25) allegedly opened fire at a customer who was trying to force…

AAP govt played politics: BJP on report that Delhi inflated oxygen need during 2nd COVID wave

New Delhi: A report by the Supreme Court-appointed Oxygen Audit Committee about Delhi exaggerating its oxygen requirement by four times during the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic has triggered…

Why no large-scale testing to prevent spread of Delta plus variant, Rahul Gandhi questions Centre

New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday asked the Narendra Modi government at the Centre as to why “no large-scale testing is being done” to check and prevent the…

Maharashtra likely to impose uniform restrictions in state amid threat of new Delta Plus variant

New Delhi: Amid multiple cases of new Delta Plus variant being directed in different parts of the state, the Maharashtra government on Thursday (June 24, 2021) held a state cabinet…

Local trains to resume from Friday for select categories as Chennai unlocks

Chennai: In an indication of a gradual return to normalcy, surbuban trains or local trains that connect Chennai city and its outskirts will be functioning from Friday, June 25. This…

PM Narendra Modi distracting with theatrics, ‘toying’ with country’s future: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of “toying” with the country’s future and called the latter’s action as theatricsĀ to distract from the present…

Study suggests exposure to nature during COVID-19 lockdown beneficial for mental health | Health News

Washington: A new study has found that exposure to natural spaces during the first COVID-19 lockdown in 2020 was beneficial for the mental health of Spanish and Portuguese citizens. The…

COVID affected mental health of parents, caregivers: CDC | Health News

Washington: Parents and caregivers in the US reported mental health issues more often than others during the COVID pandemic, according to a study by US Centers for Disease Control and…

Exposure to common cold can help combat COVID-19: Study | Health News

London: Exposure to the rhinovirus, the most frequent cause of the common cold, can protect against infection by the virus which causes COVID-19, researchers have found. The study by Yale…