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coronavirus pandemic

Shreya Sen-Handley | Been there, done that, got The T-shirt

Will everything in my future be a version of something that’s already happened?

16 Jul 2023 12:30 AM

Patralekha Chatterjee | Delay over Census hurting the way India is governed

The last one was held in 2011.

13 Jul 2023 12:17 AM

Dilip Cherian | Sidelined after pandemic, former Mumbai babu will now get new role

Sources say that it seems that the retired babu’s rehabilitation is well underway

21 Dec 2022 12:00 AM

Shreya Sen-Handley | Mothers’ dreams, and why they must be taken seriously

The climate crisis, the pandemic, this new war, are REAL, and so’s the anxiety!

20 Mar 2022 12:29 AM

India's resolve showed during pandemic: President

In the fight against the Covid, it has now become a sacred national duty of every citizen to follow the precautions, the President said

26 Jan 2022 1:13 AM


WHO chief warns against talk of 'endgame' in pandemic

Conditions remain ideal for more coronavirus variants to emerge, it's dangerous to assume omicron is the last one

24 Jan 2022 9:46 PM

India extends ban on international commercial flights till February 28

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, international passenger services have been suspended in India since March 23, 2020

19 Jan 2022 1:31 PM

Omicron threat: Centre not to resume international flights from Dec 15

The aviation ministry also clarified that post-arrival testing can be exempted if a person is travelling from a not at-risk country

01 Dec 2021 3:49 PM

Covid virus expected to continue to transmit for a very long time: WHO

Populations where more people were previously infected and where vaccination coverage is high are expected to be less impacted by the virus

28 Sep 2021 1:44 PM

Government gives Rs.6.29L crore stimulus to boost COVID-hit economy

For the health sector, the maximum loan amount of Rs 100 crore would be given and the maximum interest rate is capped at 7.95 per cent

29 Jun 2021 7:04 AM


Indian village prays to ‘goddess corona’ to rid them of the virus

Devotees in Shuklapur village have been offering prayers, holy water, flowers at the bright yellow shrine

13 Jun 2021 12:27 PM

Origins of SARS-CoV-2: Why the lab-leak idea is being considered again

Although there may be benefits to gain-of-function experiments, there are also risks

07 Jun 2021 12:57 PM

COVID-19 outbreak builds in Myanmar near Indian border

Medics are concerned that few cases are being detected

04 Jun 2021 3:41 PM

Leading automakers in India take digital route to push sales amid COVID-19 pandemic

South Korean carmakers Kia and Hyundai have also lined up digital initiatives

30 May 2021 12:50 PM

Facebook reverses policy, allows posts claiming that COVID-19 was made in a lab

This shift in policy comes after months of targeting content that the social media site deemed misinformation regarding the pandemic

27 May 2021 10:58 AM


WHO scientists likely to reconsider China lab origin theory of Covid-19

The WHO report's annex contains multiple data points providing an intriguing insight into China's evolving knowledge of the virus

26 May 2021 3:45 PM

Lekha Shankar | Bangkok — so near, yet so far

The normal four-hour flight took as long as 35 plus hours

25 May 2021 2:54 PM

Black fungus patients do not require treatment for Covid-19

Those who are testing positive for Covid-19 with black fungus infection are sent to Gandhi Hospital

25 May 2021 9:34 AM

India records 2.40 lakh fresh COVID-19 cases, 3,741 fatalities

India's tally of COVID-19 cases climbed to 2,65,30,132

23 May 2021 11:58 AM

Paediatricians sound alert about Covid among children

Paediatricians point out that variant of the virus during the second wave has been affecting children

21 May 2021 12:00 AM