There were around 50 other patients at the four-storeyed hospital when the fire broke out in the COVID-19 ward at 1 am, an official said
There are 4,43,794 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country which comprises 4.92 percent of the total caseload, said the health ministry on Friday
New study suggests targeting gel formed in lungs of severe COVID-19 patients may help reduce disease intensity
Scientists proposed that patients with severe infection be given hyaluronidase early on to help clear out the gel made up of a polysaccharide (sugar) called hyaluronan, from the lungs while hypoxia is still developing
There are 9,07,883 active cases of coronavirus in the country which comprises 13.44 percent of the total caseload, said the health ministry
Coronavirus Updates: Jharkhand's minority welfare minister Haji Hussain Ansari dies of COVID-19, say reports
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: The PTI report added that he had been undergoing treatment for the infection when he passed away
Every 15th person exposed to virus by Aug, reveals second sero-survey; COVID-19 risk double in urban slums
The risk of exposure to the virus in urban slums was twice that of the risk in non-slum urban areas and four times the risk in rural settings, said ICMR DG Balram Bhargava
No fever or chills. No loss of smell or taste. No breathing difficulties. They don’t feel a thing.
Subject Expert Committee seeks DCGI nod to use hepatitis injection in phase 3 trial of COVID-19 vaccine
So far, Thymosin @-1 injection 1.6 mg has been used to treat chronic Hepatitis B
Global COVID-19 toll crosses 6.02 lakh, cases climb to 1.42 crore; US continues to be worst-hit country
The US alone accounts for over 37 lakh COVID-19 cases, while Brazil has reported 20 lakh and India, 10 lakh.
India reports 7,466 COVID-19 cases, 175 deaths in 24 hours; Jan-March GDP figures paint a gloomy picture ahead
The number of COVID-19 cases in India climbed to 1,65,799 while toll reached 4,706 with the country registering over 7,000 new cases on Friday
COVID-19 Impact: GDP growth dips to 3.1% in Jan-Mar quarter, slowest growth in 8 years; economy grows at 4.2% in FY20
The gross domestic product (GDP) had expanded by 5.7 percent in the corresponding quarter of 2018-19, according to data released by the National Statistical Office (NSO) on Friday.
Research suggests patients became infectious 2 days before symptom onset and can only spread the infection for up to 7-10 days after showing the symptoms.
The Bombay High Court on Tuesday refused to grant pre-arrest bail to DHFL promoters Dheeraj Wadhawan and Kapil Wadhawan in a money laundering case of Yes Bank being probed by the Enforcement Directorate
As the CBI custody of the Wadhawan brothers ended on Sunday, they were presented before the court, which sent them to judicial custody
Coronavirus Outbreak: Hope govt will announce stimulus packages to rebuild economy after lockdown extension, says Nasscom
Nasscom said it is imperative that people to adapt to this "new normal" and build in practices like social distancing in everyday lives over the next many months.
Coronavirus India Roundup, April 10: Death toll crosses 200, first Operation SHIELD deemed successful in Delhi, Punjab extends lockdown
At around 6,760 positive cases, India's per million infection rate is relatively low at about 4.95 per million population.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Stimulating immune responses in the early stages could help in effective treatment
In patients infected with coronavirus, the activation of the Interferons does not occur until 48 hours post-infection.
Coronavirus may impact India's March quarter GDP growth by 0.20% after epidemic hits imports from China for crucial sectors: Report
The brokerage cut its fiscal 2020-21 real GDP growth estimate marginally to 5.6% as against the previous estimate of 5.7%, but added that there will be a recovery in the next financial year.
Coronavirus outbreak: Thailand records another new case taking total number of affected to 42 since January
Thailand has not yet had a death from the virus, although 28 patients have recovered and 14 are being treated in hospital
Global funds cut equity exposure in February, suggest increase in bond holdings instead over fears of coronavirus risk: Report
The findings come as major indexes on Wall Street look set for their steepest weekly plunge since the global financial crisis more than a decade ago, as rising numbers of new coronavirus infections outside China increase fears of a pandemic.