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Kaniza Garari

Expert Committee recommends Covaxin for children, DCGI nod awaited

The vaccine manufacturer had completed the Phase 2/3 trials of Covaxin for use in children under 18 years of age in mid-September

12 Oct 2021 1:42 PM

Air Chief Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari takes over as new IAF chief

He succeeded Air Chief Marshal R.K.S. Bhadauria who retired earlier in the day

01 Oct 2021 7:15 AM

One crore people suffer from long Covid in India: Study

It was found that fatigue, weakness and sleeplessness were reported not only in serious cases but also in mild cases

12 Jul 2021 11:29 PM

India’s vaccine hesitancy is at a high of 74.53 per cent

Those who had seen friends suffer from side-effects of vaccination are not willing to give up their productive days at work for vaccination

16 Jun 2021 7:29 AM

Black fungus patients do not require treatment for Covid-19

Those who are testing positive for Covid-19 with black fungus infection are sent to Gandhi Hospital

25 May 2021 9:34 AM


Patients turning Covid positive post elective surgeries

Experts say it is better that patients put off their surgeries in case they are not urgent

11 Apr 2021 2:02 AM

Work from home stress forcing people to venture out

Experts attribute this to livelihood challenges

05 Apr 2021 11:34 AM

'Cancer fatigue is more challenging than cancer'

To reduce the risk of cancer it is important to include items in your diet which give sufficient antioxidants and Omega 3 acids

04 Feb 2021 2:49 AM

Covid-19 can lead to mental health problems; 'treat patient as a whole'

The Covid-19 global scene reinforced the view that physical diseases too are induced by problems of mind

28 Jan 2021 2:40 AM

Rise in pregnancies, abortions with more than 40 per cent rise in hospital visits

With nine months spent at home this past year, many of those who underwent in vitro fertilization treatment have conceived

07 Jan 2021 10:54 AM


Nod for vaccines amid scare over new strains of Covid-19

Subject Expert Committee of the CDSCO granted permission to Bharat Biotech in the ‘clinical trial’ mode and with ‘abundant precaution

03 Jan 2021 4:43 AM

Covishield moves closer to approval

The recommendation on Covishield has been forwarded to the Drugs Controller General of India, which is likely to take a final call soon

02 Jan 2021 12:36 AM

Vaccine dry run on January 2 at all state capitals

Expert panel to review Biotech and Serum data

01 Jan 2021 4:11 AM

Genome sequencing takes a hit in India

Problems aplenty in importing chemicals

22 Dec 2020 2:00 AM

Experts call for molecular sequencing of the virus

Intensified vaccination programme most viable: Researchers

22 Dec 2020 2:00 AM


DCGI denies EUA to Covid vaccines shots of Bharat Biotech, Serum

‘Expert panels seeks more data on efficiency, safety’

09 Dec 2020 11:36 PM

IMA to go to court against CCIM order on Ayush doctors performing surgery

The cost cutting measures, which were seen wrongly as an advantage by some, are criticised as faulty and improper practices

25 Nov 2020 5:36 AM

Russia’s Sputnik V arrives, officials claim 92% effective

The interim research data of Sputnik V has not been published or peer-reviewed yet

12 Nov 2020 7:15 AM

Covid-19 fear still pushing one in five into depression

55 per cent of people suffered depression post lockdown due to job loss, financial crisis

05 Nov 2020 4:36 PM

ICMR shocker: India missed 80 corona cases for every one detected

By that reckoning, 40 per cent of the population has been exposed to the virus

12 Sep 2020 12:27 PM