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Gap of six weeks ideal for vax after recovery

At least 4 weeks wait recommended for even infected to get jab

07 May 2021 1:16 AM

COVAXIN effective against multiple variants of SARS-COV-2, double mutant strain: ICMR

This development comes amid the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic being witnessed across the country

21 Apr 2021 1:47 PM

DCGI extends shelf life of Covishield from 6 to 9 months

In a letter to the Serum Institute, DCGI said it is permitted to apply the shelf life of nine months to unlabelled vials available on hand

31 Mar 2021 12:25 PM

Leaked WHO report says COVID likely passed from bats to humans through another animal

The researchers listed four scenarios in order of likelihood for the emergence of the virus named SARS-CoV-2

29 Mar 2021 1:39 PM

COVID-19 double mutant variant detected in India

Officials said the new 'Indian strain' does not match any previously catalogued Variants of Concerns (VOC)

25 Mar 2021 7:36 AM

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Dubai to launch environmental nanometric satellite

The launch is part of a high-technology project undertaken to develop solutions to environmental challenges and address climate change

11 Mar 2021 10:56 AM

Rats, mice, rabbits, hamsters and monkeys - The true heroes in Covid-19 battle

The lakhs of people receiving Covaxin to help stop the spread of COVID-19 in India and elsewhere have much to thank these animals for

04 Mar 2021 11:55 PM

ISRO launches 19 satellites under new business unit

Seventeen minutes after the launch, the rocket injected Amazonia-1 into its intended orbit

01 Mar 2021 7:35 AM

NASA releases Mars landing video: 'Stuff of our dreams'

The Perseverance rover landed last Thursday near an ancient river delta in Jezero Crater to search for signs of ancient microscopic life

23 Feb 2021 11:49 AM

NASA's Perseverance rover lands on Mars, will search for signs of life

The touchdown of the rover marks an ambitious first step in the effort to collect Mars samples and return them to Earth, NASA said

19 Feb 2021 1:24 PM

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Indian astronomers detect huge optical flare in one of the oldest astronomical objects

The data collected from the flare observed will help calculation of the black hole mass, size of emission region, and other processes

13 Feb 2021 6:54 PM

Scientists decode how air conditioning spreads coronavirus aerosols

According to the researchers, the current study is the first realistic case modelled and linked directly with the simulation

10 Feb 2021 12:56 PM

Arab spacecraft closes in on Mars on historic flight

For the UAE, it was the country's first venture beyond Earth's orbit, making the flight a matter of intense national pride

09 Feb 2021 12:25 PM

Novavax vaccine seems effective against COVID-19 in UK study

The preliminary findings may help Novavax win authorization for its vaccine in Britain

29 Jan 2021 9:21 AM

Immune system of recovered COVID patients may evolve to fight coronavirus variants

The number of antibodies to fight the virus did not decline even after six months of infection

24 Jan 2021 1:12 PM

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Phase 1 trial results show Covaxin has tolerable safety, enhanced immunity

One adverse event was reported but was unrelated to the vaccine

22 Jan 2021 4:13 PM

Covishield not to be taken by those allergic to its ingredients: Serum Institute

A total of 580 adverse events were reported following immunisation for COVID-19 in the country till 5 pm on Monday

19 Jan 2021 3:28 PM

World's oldest known cave painting found in Indonesia

The painting is a life-sized picture of a wild pig that was made at least 45,500 years ago

14 Jan 2021 1:00 AM

Despite vaccines, no Covid herd immunity in 2021: WHO

Chief scientist Soumya Swaminathan warned that it will take time to produce and administer enough doses to halt the spread of the virus

12 Jan 2021 12:32 AM

Decreasing trend in black carbon Aerosol concentrations

Aerosols, the tiny particles suspended in the atmosphere, affect life through adverse health effects and have an enormous impact on climate

11 Jan 2021 11:45 PM

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