COVID: WHO recommends two new treatments - here’s how they work

Back in early 2020, if you got ill with COVID there were no proven treatments for doctors to give you — it was one of the main things that made this disease so scary. Fast forward to 2021 and scientists have since uncovered a handful of ...

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Monday, 31 January 2022
UK publishes report of Downing Street lockdown parties, finds ‘failures of leadership and judgment’

London [UK], January 31 (ANI): The British government on Monday published a long-awaited report into parties held at Downing Street that allegedly breached the country’s COVID-19 rules, found serious "failures of leadership and judg ...

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Monday, 31 January 2022
India’s cumulative COVID-19 vaccination coverage exceeds 166.59 cr

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): With the administration of more than 53 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses till 7 pm on Monday, India’s cumulative vaccination coverage has exceeded the mark of 166.59 crore doses, informed the Ministry of H ...

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Monday, 31 January 2022
In One Small Prairie Town, Two Warring Visions of America

’In rural Minnesota we still have a work ethic, and I’ll call them Christian values, and that’s not reflected in our local newspaper,’ said Al Saunders, a farmer and friend of Wolter’s who graduated from Benson High School a couple years ...

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Sunday, 30 January 2022
Mandaviya reviews COVID-19 situation with 5 states, instructed to be more vigilant

By Shalini BhardwajNew Delhi [India], January 29 (ANI): Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Saturday virtually reviewed the public health preparedness of the COVID-19 situation and the progress of the national covid vaccination ca ...

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Saturday, 29 January 2022
Almost 1 in 7 COVID patients in ICU experienced severe bleeding when given full-dose blood thinners: Study

Buffalo (New York) [US], January 29 (ANI): A recent study led by University at Buffalo has said that patients with COVID-19 in the intensive care unit (ICU) prescribed full-dose blood thinners were significantly more likely to experience ...

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Saturday, 29 January 2022
First India-Central Asia Summit emphasizes on diversified global supply chain

New Delhi [India], January 28 (ANI): Leaders at the first India-Central Asia Summit emphasized on Thursday that the post-pandemic world requires diversified global supply chains that are based on trust, resilience and reliability. Noti ...

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Friday, 28 January 2022
Study finds physical activity monitors help boost activity levels in adults

Washington [US], January 28 (ANI): A new research has found that physical activity monitors like fitness applications and wearable devices help in increasing the activity levels in adults. The study has been published in ‘The BMJ Journ ...

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Friday, 28 January 2022
Covid is a money grab, conspiracy-loving UFC queen tells Rogan

’They’re trying to kill us’ protested women’s UFC bantamweight champion Julianna Pena on Joe Rogan’s podcast UFC bantamweight queen Julianna Pena has suggested that Covid is a ‘money grab’ and a plot to ‘kill us’ during an appearance o ...

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Friday, 28 January 2022
Stocks in Asia recover, NIkkei 225 jumps 540 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia — Stocks in Asia rebounded Friday with most of the major indices making solid gains. The Nikkei 225 in Tokyo climbed 540.35 points or 2.06 percent to 26,710.65. The Australian All Ordinaries rose 151.80 points ...

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Friday, 28 January 2022
Digital IDs could easily turn into a dystopian social credit system

The idea of a digital identity and wallet for citizens residing within the European Union may date back to 2020, but pandemic-era restrictions have shown the extent to which governments can shut off access to everyday life, should they s ...

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Friday, 28 January 2022
ICC U19 WC: Afghanistan join England in Super League semi-final

St John’s [Antigua], January 28 (ANI): Afghanistan produced a sensational fightback to edge a thriller with Sri Lanka and secure a place in the semi-finals of the ICC U19 Men’s Cricket World Cup 2022. Despite only setting a target of 1 ...

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Friday, 28 January 2022