Scientists identify 21 existing drugs that block coronavirus in lab studies

Scientists identify 21 existing drugs that block coronavirus in lab studies Scientists, including those of Indian-origin, have identified 21 existing drugs that stop the replication of the novel coronavirus which causes COVID-19 in lab studies, an advance that may lead to the development of new therapeutic combinations against the disease. The researchers, including those from…

Coronavirus – World Health Organisation lauds India’s COVID19 response

Coronavirus – World Health Organisation lauds India’s COVID19 response World Health Organisation (WHO), on Wednesday, lauded India over its handling of coronavirus situation and said that the country is responding “with utmost urgency” to COVID-19 from the beginning. Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, WHO Regional Director, South-East Asia further said that India has been regularly strengthening…

2021 Haridwar Kumbh on schedule, says Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat

2021 Haridwar Kumbh on schedule, says Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat Haridwar Kumbh 20201: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat Wednesday said the 2021 Haridwar Kumbh mela will be held on schedule, according to an official statement. The chief minister met a delegation of the Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad and assured them that the mela…

Mukesh Ambani is now world’s fifth-richest man

#quickclarity #news #article #india #latestnews #livenews #breakingnews #worldnews #internationalnews Mukesh Ambani is now world’s fifth-richest man Mukesh Ambani, the chairperson of Reliance Industries Ltd, is now the world’s richest man after surging past Warren Buffet, according to Forbes. The 63-year-old is now worth $74.6 billion, surpassing Berkshire Hathaway’s chief executive Buffett’s $72.7 billion as of…

PM Narendra Modi crosses 60mn followers on Twitter

PM Narendra Modi crosses 60mn followers on Twitter Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s following on Twitter crossed 60 million on Sunday. PM Modi is the most followed Indian on Twitter. In the list of most followed world leaders on Twitter, the Indian Prime Minister still remains is at the third position. Former US President Barack Obama…

Covid-19 cannot be transmitted from mosquitoes to humans – Study

#quickclarity #news #article #india #latestnews #livenews #breakingnews #worldnews #internationalnews Covid-19 cannot be transmitted from mosquitoes to humans – Study #NewYork – Do mosquitoes carry the novel coronavirus and can they transmit Covid-19 to humans? Maybe not. In a new study, the researchers have confirmed that Covid-19 virus cannot be transmitted to people by mosquitoes. The…

AIIMS panel nod to human clinical trial of Covaxin

#quickclarity #news #article #india #latestnews #livenews #breakingnews #worldnews #internationalnews AIIMS panel nod to human clinical trial of Covaxin The AIIMS Ethics Committee on Saturday gave its nod for a human clinical trial of the indigenously developed COVID-19 vaccine candidate Covaxin following which the premier hospital is likely to begin the exercise by enrolling healthy volunteers…

Aishwarya Rai and Aaradhya Bachchan Admitted To Nanavati Hospital After Mild Symptoms Of Covid-19

Aishwarya Rai and Aaradhya Bachchan Admitted To Nanavati Hospital After Mild Symptoms Of Covid-19 Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aaradhya Bachchan have been admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital after experiencing mild fever, say reports. Her husband Abhishek Bachchan and father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan are already admitted in the same hispital after testing positive…

No guarantee of outcome of China talks – Rajnath

No guarantee of outcome of China talks – Rajnath Leh/ New Delhi: India wants peace but there is no guarantee of the final outcome of talks with China, said Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh Friday in eastern Ladakh region as he reviewed the ground situation of troops in the hostile border areas. India and China are…