Use firefighters to disinfect hot-spot areas: Delhi LG

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 8:45:05 PM IST

Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal on Wednesday advised officials to deploy firefighters to disinfect vulnerable neighbourhoods, especially the hot spots, quarantine centres, among others to check the spr

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UP govt tracks, quarantines majority of Tablighi attendees

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2020 3:15:05 PM IST

The Yogi Adityanath government has identified and quarantined nearly 95 per cent persons who had attended the Tablighi Jamaat meet in Delhi in March.

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1st coronavirus death in UP

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) |Wednesday, 2020 8:15:05 PM IST

A 25-year-old man from Basti district, who died on Monday evening in Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College, has become the first COVID-19-linked death in Uttar Pradesh.

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Non-communicable ailments bad for Covid-19 patients: Doctor

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2020 3:45:05 AM IST

The existing non-communicable diseases, responsible for 72 per cent deaths globally, have been an aggravating factor for Covid-19 adverse outcome, according to an expert with the PGI Hospital, here on

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From South Korea to India, religious sects become corona hotspots

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 10:45:05 PM IST

South Korea did a very good job of mapping the people affected by virus using technology and by February 17, the countrys tally of COVID-19 patients was just 30 with zero deaths.

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AI to predict future diabetes cases with 94% accuracy

Tokyo |Wednesday, 2020 10:45:05 PM IST

Researchers have revealed that with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) their trained computer model predicted the future incidence of diabetes with an overall accuracy of 94.9 per cent.

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UP lawmakers give funds for journos' masks

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2020 7:45:05 PM IST

Several politicians in Uttar Pradesh have allocated money from their respective MLA LADS funds to provide face masks and sanitizers for journalists on reporting duty.

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Premji foundation donates Rs 1,000 crore to fight COVID-19

Bengaluru |Wednesday, 2020 7:45:05 PM IST

The Azim Premji Foundation has donated Rs 1,000 crore for a comprehensive on the ground response to contain the COVID-19 outbreak, an official said on Wednesday.

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Long working hours can cause underactive thyroid

Seoul |Wednesday, 2020 7:45:05 PM IST

Working from home? Read this carefully. Researchers have found that adults who work long hours are more likely to have hypothyroidism, which is an underactive thyroid.

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Men with erectile dysfunction may be at high death risk

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 6:15:05 PM IST

Men who suffer problems with their sexual performance or suffer from erectile dysfunction (ED) are at higher risk of death regardless of their testosterone levels, claim researchers.

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Tablighi Jamaat shares links with terror outfits (IANS Exclusive)

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST

Tablighi Jamaat, the global organisation of Islamic missionaries, which may be the biggest carrier of Covid-19 infection in India, has had a long history of ties with Pakistan-based banned terror outf

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Complete mapping of markaz attendees on war footing: Govt

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 11:15:05 PM IST

In a frantic search of thousands of people who were participants of Tablighi Jamaat congregation here in Nizamuddin area, the government on Wednesday directed the states and Union Territories (UTs) an

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