Can TN overcome Covid-19 vaccine shortage?

With Tamilnadu almost exhausting the Covid-19 vaccine doses at its disposal, that too at a time when coronavirus infections are coming down in the State, experts express fear that this might lead to increase in cases. Continue Reading

2-DG: DRDO unveils anti-Covid drug

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh tonday (May 17, 2021) released the first batch of the anti-Covid-19 drug 2-deoxy-D-glucose (2-DG) to strengthen India’s fight against the coronavirus. Continue Reading

Harsh Vardhan reveals major reason behind surge in Covid cases

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan has said that one of the major reasons for the surge in daily new coronavirus cases was people becoming lax towards following Covid-appropriate behaviour. Continue Reading

Covid-19 vaccines being exported at the expense of Indians?

The Covid-19 vaccines to foreign countries are not being sent at the expense of Indian citizens, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan told the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. Continue Reading

What led to sudden spike in Covid cases in India

Agree or disagree, the fact is that India is once again witnessing significant increase in the number of Covid-19 cases. Continue Reading

IMA questions Health Minister over Patanjali’s Coronil

The IMA expressed shock over the ‘blatant lie of WHO certification’ for Patanjali’s Coronil tablet, which the company claims is an evidence-based medicine to fight Covid-19, and demanded an explanation from Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan in whose presence the medicine was launched. Continue Reading

Come forward to take Covid-19 vaccine: Govt to medical community

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan appealed to all healthcare and frontline workers to get vaccinated against Covid-19 as per schedule. Continue Reading

We have flattened Covid curve: Indian Government

India said it had curbed an increase in Covid-19 infections, with a fifth of its districts reporting no new cases for a week, even as its immunisation campaign has covered 2.4 million people. Continue Reading

India all set for ‘world’s largest vaccination drive’, Modi to launch at 10.30 am

The stage is set for the largest vaccination drive in the world. As India gears up to inoculate its population against the deadly Covid-19 virus, which had wrecked havoc on its economy and caused loss of life on an unprecedented scale, all eyes are on the roll-out of the process. Continue Reading