Regular use of the oral antiparasitic drug ivermectin may significantly reduce the risk of contracting COVID-19, according to a review of available data by researchers who claim the medicine can help end the pandemic.
Covid has infected 2.29 crore people in India, with 3.29 lakh fresh cases in the last 24 hour amid growing concerns of patients contracting a deadly fungal infection. The death count has touched 2,49,992 with 3,876 more people dying of the infection.
An encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, police said.
Production of the Apple iPhone 12 at a Foxconn factory in India has slumped by more than 50% because workers infected with COVID-19 have had to leave their posts, two sources told Reuters.
All the newly elected 77 BJP MLAs in West Bengal are being provided a cover of central security forces in view of potential threats to them, official sources said on Monday.
2021 National Technology Day: Today is National Technology Day. On this day in 1998, India carried out the Pokhran nuclear tests - a series of five explosions at the Indian Army's Pokhran Test Range. Dr APJ Abdul Kalam spearheaded the programme
A woman trying to get her husband treated for COVID-19 at a private hospital in Bihar's Bhagalpur has accused a staff of harassment and doctors at the city's Glocal Hospital and two others - in Mayaganj and Patna - of negligence leading to his death
Authorities inMumbai are seeking to import millions of vaccine doses to help avert a third potential coronavirus wave.
Microblogging giant Twitter has donated USD 15 million to help address the COVID-19 crisis in India which is battling the unprecedented second wave of the deadly pandemic.
India Covid Latest News LIVE Updates: India Records 3,29,942 New Infections, 3,876 Deaths In 24 HoursTuesday May 11, 2021, New Delhi
The single-day rise in new coronavirus infections in India fell to 3.29 lakh after 14 days taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 2,29,92,517, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Tuesday.
Odisha has detected its first case of mucormycosis or ''black fungus'' in a 71-year-old Covid patient with a known history of uncontrolled diabetes, officials said on Monday.
Maharashtra - the state where COVID-19 took the maximum toll - is considering looking at the possibility of importing vaccines directly for the use of citizens in Mumbai, state minister Aaditya Thackeray told NDTV on Monday.
A total of 8,900 oxygen concentrators, 5,043 oxygen cylinders, 18 oxygen generation plants and about 3.4 lakh Remdesivir vials received as aid from foreign countries.
The director of a hospital in Madhya Pradesh's Jabalpur is among four persons arrested for procuring and administering fake Remdesivir, a drug used in the treatment of COVID-19.
People of a village in Indore in Madhya Pradesh have come in for praise for disallowing the entry of outsiders as a measure to contain the COVID-19 outbreak, with videos of a minister and the district collector talking to them at a barrier point goin