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Women-led countries haven't fared significantly better during COVID-19: Study

To reach this conclusion, they examine national-level data for 175 countries around the world, accounting for COVID-19 infection and death rates, cultural traits and more

Published on 1st January 2021
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Health Ministry charts out action plan for genomic surveillance consortium to follow to detect mutant Coronavirus

Genome sequencing of those who tested positive after coming to India from the United Kingdom is underway to see if they are carrying the mutant strain

Published on 28th December 2020
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New Coronavirus strain could already be circulating in France: Health Minister

France will perform genotype analysis, as it regularly does, to determine if the virus exists in the country, the minister added

Published on 21st December 2020
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This 87-year-old Indian-origin man will be the first to get the COVID-19 vaccine in the UK. Here's what he said

Hari Shukla from Tyne and Wear said he feels it is his duty to receive his first of the two-dose vaccine, a moment UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson hailed as a huge step forward 

Published on 8th December 2020
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UK first country to approve Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, rollout in days 

The government has formally accepted the recommendation from the MHRA, which means the two-dose vaccine can be injected into arms of high-risk categories within days

Published on 2nd December 2020
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Global COVID-19 cases top 43.9 million: Johns Hopkins University

As of Wednesday morning, the total number of cases stood at 43,907,193, while the death toll surged to 1,166,193, the University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed 

Published on 28th October 2020
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Humans can transmit COVID-19 virus to wildlife, says a new study

The researchers urge people to take sanitary precautions when in direct or indirect contact with wild or feral mammal species to prevent human-to-wildlife SARS-CoV-2 transmission

Published on 7th October 2020
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This English professor's straws made from coconut leaves are a huge hit. Here's why

Why must one make the best use of elements available in the environment? Professor Saji Varghese explains how he is making straws from coconut leaves and exporting it to ten different countries

Published on 19th July 2020
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Health officials in Belgium are now advising against the use of hydroxychloroquine 

The announcement came after the World Health Organization said it would temporarily drop hydroxychloroquine from its global study into experimental COVID-19 treatments

Published on 27th May 2020
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Around 42 million EU workers on paid leave amid COVID-19 pandemic

By early May, 26 per cent of the EU's 160 million workers had been enlisted for short-time work or similar forms of temporary wage subsidies

Published on 16th May 2020
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At 10% of GDP, Modi's Atma-nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan ranks among the biggest in the world

But unlike the most relief packages announced globally, Rs 20 lakh crore is not entirely in new spending and includes Rs 1.7 lakh crore package the government had announced in March

Published on 13th May 2020
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COVID-19 lockdowns significantly impacting global air quality for the better: Study

The improvements in air quality will likely be temporary, but the findings give scientists a glimpse into what air quality could be like in the future

Published on 13th May 2020
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This disaster relief NGO is battling the hunger and fear caused by the pandemic. Here's how

This Tamil Nadu-based NGO is not only empowering women to stitch masks, they are also distributing two different kinds of kits, hygiene and ration, to the needy in the five states they are present in 

Published on 18th April 2020
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Scientists in the UK develop novel Bluetooth contact tracing app for COVID-19 

The DP-3T tracing system has been developed to the highest privacy standards, and is ready to deploy into an app, according to the researchers from University College London

Published on 8th April 2020
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Slow Clap: Why Modi Leaving Twitter, FB and Insta is a sign of our failure

Modi, on Tuesday, said that he will leave social media but a day after announced that he will let a woman take care of his social media for a day

Published on 4th March 2020

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