WHO team visits hospitals in China’s Wuhan

The WHO experts visited various hospitals in China’s coronavirus-hit Wuhan city over the weekend as the death toll climbed to 2,592 with 150 new fatalities while the total number of confirmed cases increased to over 77,000, health officials said on Monday. Continue Reading

Indian scholar wins ”Dan David Prize”

India’s pioneering feminist scholar and activist Gita Sen, has won the prestigious Dan David Prize for her expansive work in the fields of population policies, reproductive and sexual health, women’s rights, poverty, labour markets and global governance. Continue Reading

Editorial: Global warning

The head of the World Health Organisation has warned the novel coronavirus was a ‘very grave threat’ for the world as he opened a conference to combat the epidemic. Continue Reading

Zydus Cadila receives nod from Drug Controller General of India

“The novel biologic which will be marketed under the brand name, Twinrab, is indicated in combination with rabies vaccine for rabies post-exposure prophylaxis,” Zydus Cadila said in a statement. Continue Reading