India registered 14,313 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours, 21.1 per cent lower than yesterday. 181 coronavirus patients died since yesterday, shows the government data.
India on Saturday reported 19,740 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the active caseload to 2,36,643; lowest in seven months (206 days).
Theatres across India, which have suffered enormous losses ever since the enforcement of unprecedented lockdown in the wake of COVID-19 in March 2020, are now pinning high hopes on the spate of upcoming Bollywood films lined up from October-end in order to revive their fortunes.
Argentina will begin by the end of the year the anti- COVID19 vaccination for children between 3 to 11 years, said Health Minister Carla Vizzotti as the Argentine National Administration of Drugs, Food and Medical Technology (ANMAT) has authorised the use of the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine for the purpose.
Over 68 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been provided to states and union territories so far through all sources and a further 1,44,80,110 doses are in the pipeline, informed the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday.
Filmmaker and choreographer Farah Khan Kunder has tested positive for COVID-19, despite being fully vaccinated.
A new study has shown that two months after the second Pfizer/Moderna vaccination, antibody response decreases 20 per cent in adults with prior cases of COVID-19. The study also tested how well current vaccines resist emerging variants.
In a recent experimental study, it has been found that lockdown restrictions led by the COVID-19 pandemic have resulted in increased rates of physical and psychological aggression among couples.
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has revealed in its study that the combination of Covaxin and Covishield vaccines, the two main vaccines of the COVID-19 vaccination programme, conducted on 18 people, has elicited better safety and immunogenicity results.
The findings of a new study suggest that a group of medications that have been long prescribed to treat tapeworm has inspired a compound that shows two-pronged effectiveness against COVID-19.