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Chandrakant Lahariya

Chandrakant Lahariya | In 2023, let’s try to make India a healthier nation

This is India’s opportunity to bring health issues to the fore globally.

02 Jan 2023 12:17 AM

Chandrakant Lahariya | Lesson from China's surge: Don't drop guard on Covid

The surge in China has not changed anything in India and there is no need to change people-related approaches in the Covid response in Indi

24 Dec 2022 8:57 AM

Chandrakant Lahariya | Amid surge in measles cases, it’s time to step up jabs for all

A measles vaccine has been available since 1963 and used in India’s universal immunisation programme since 1985

09 Dec 2022 12:00 AM

Chandrakant Lahariya | Covid virus hasn’t gone, but risk now is very low

A key question remains — whether Covid-19 is still a cause of worry or not? The short answer is “no”

11 Nov 2022 12:00 AM

Chandrakant Lahariya | As ‘tomato fever’ emerges, misinformation challenge

It has become clear that what has been reported is not a new virus but rather a form of the “hand, foot and mouth diseases” (HFMD)

08 Sep 2022 12:00 AM


Chandrakant Lahariya | At 75, time to focus on a healthier India@100

While health has got a lot of attention in the pandemic period there is a need for health to continue to be a sustained government priority

16 Aug 2022 12:15 AM

Chandrakant Lahariya | Monkeypox’s challenge: It’s also an opportunity

As of now, the Central and state governments in India appear to be prepared for responding to the monkeypox emergence

28 Jul 2022 2:20 AM

Chandrakant Lahariya | Can ‘monkeypox’ disease develop into a pandemic?

In the ongoing monkeypox outbreak, it will not be surprising if one or more cases are reported from India as well

17 Jun 2022 1:21 AM

Chandrakant Lahariya | Don’t worry too much as Covid cases surge again

Most of those tested positive are asymptomatic or mild symptomatic & had got themselves tested voluntarily, for travel or other reasons

20 Apr 2022 12:38 AM

Chandrakant Lahariya | A new worry: How we need to ‘live with Covid’ in India

The daily new Covid-19 cases in the country have come down to around 4,000 to 5,000, the lowest in 22 months since May 2020

14 Mar 2022 3:14 AM


Chandrakant Lahariya | FDA approval of Covid pill a sign of hope for the world

The US Food and Drugs Administration approved an oral Covid-19 drug Paxlovid. Molnupiravir, too, received emergency authorisation

24 Dec 2021 12:27 AM

Chandrakant Lahariya | Why primary schools should be the first to resume classes

The individual benefits are in terms of better jobs and increased family earning in the future

01 Sep 2021 1:52 AM

It’s a wrap for Baalveer

The cast and crew of Baalveer threw a grand farewell party to celebrate their journey. The occasion did make the lead actors a tad emotional.

19 Oct 2016 11:13 PM