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Some states are witnessing spike in daily new Covid cases

India has been witnessing a rise in the active caseload over the past few days. More than 74 percent of the active cases of the country are in Kerala and Maharashtra.

HP Correspondent

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Dr Randeep Guleria takes the COVID vaccine shot

Dr Guleria, Dr V K Paul to take Covid vaccine shots today

HP Correspondent

Saturday, January 16, 2021

India begins its Covid vaccination drive across the country

Around 100 people will get vaccine shot at each of the 3,006 vaccination sites in the country today

HP Correspondent

Saturday, January 16, 2021

COVID vaccination drive to kick off on January 16

Priority will be given to 3 crore healthcare and the frontline workers.

HP Correspondent

Saturday, January 9, 2021

10 newborn babies died in a fire at a hospital in Bhandara District, Maharashtra. 

The 10 babies that could not be saved were in the out-born ward of the hospital

HP Correspondent

Saturday, January 9, 2021

Covaxin has been given approval in clinical trial mode

The participants will give written consent before taking Bharat Biotech's vaccine

HP Correspondent

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Dr Harsh Vardhan releases Longitudinal Ageing Study of India

Longitudinal Ageing Study of India (LASI) will provide evidence base for national and state level programs and policies for elderly population

HP Correspondent

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

COVID-19 vaccine dry run held across India

Ahead of the actual vaccination drive, the health ministry conducted a nationwide mock drill at 285 session sites to test the end-to-end operations

HP Correspondent

Saturday, January 2, 2021

10 labs across India to monitor genomic changes in new mutant coronaviruses

The ministry has also established Indian Sars-CoV-2 Genomics Consortium (INSACOG) which will oversee the surveillance work on a regular basis

HP Correspondent

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Dry run for COVID vaccine rollout in 4 states

The dry run to focus on the management of any adverse events following immunisation, cold storage, transportation of vaccine, and crowd management

HP Correspondent

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Every vulnerable person around the world should be protected from COVID-19

In a candid conversation, she talks about COVAX Facility, the initiative to provide equitable access to COVID vaccine and how it will help the world end the pandemic....

A headband to cure Alzheimer's 

The olfactory function can play a key role in regaining consciousness after brain injuries and by stimulating it, one can prevent Alzheimer's Disease. ....

SARS-CoV-2 will continue to evolve

SARS-CoV-2 will continue to evolve, and a gradual change in disease severity and transmissibility should be anticipated, but there is currently no e....

This extraordinary virtual meeting for the Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization (SAGE) will be held on Tuesday 05 January 2021 to propose reco...