New Delhi: People have started to go outdoors and traffic returned to roads in most parts of India since last week after the central government extended the nationwide coronavirus lockdown to May 31 but eased many restrictions to restore economic activity.
Small shops and other businesses were reopened in several states,... Read More
New Delhi: As India ranked 10th in the global infection list, overtaking Iran, which was an early hotspot of coronavirus, India's top medical body has said the human trials of COVID-19 vaccine may begin at least in six months.
Dr. Rajni Kant, Director Regional Medical Research Centre and Head at... Read More
New Delhi: In what appears to be a snub to the prediction made by AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria regarding COVID pandemic peak in the country, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Thursday said its "difficult" to make an assumption about "future scenarios of the disease".
The Health Minister,... Read More
New York: A bill has been introduced in Congress for wide-ranging reforms to the H-1B and L-1 visa programs amid the COVID-19 uncertainty over job prospects and immigration in order to stop replacement of US workers, give preference to US-educated applicants, tighten wage requirements and increase enforcement.
"We want to make... Read More
Washington, DC: An Indian-American couple has developed a low-cost portable emergency ventilator which is soon to hit the production stage and will be available in India and the developing world to help doctors deal with the COVID-19 patients.
Prompted by the lack of adequate ventilators during the coronavirus pandemic, Devesh Ranjan,... Read More