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India20, Oct 2020, 3:22 PM
Karnataka to provide telemedicine in remote areas: DyCM Ashwath Narayan
Deputy Chief Minister Ashwath Narayan has said on Monday that telemedicine would soon be provided to people living in remote areas across Karnataka amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
India20, Oct 2020, 2:50 PM
Coronavirus: India’s active cases at less than 50,000 in single day; recovery rate at 88.63%
Active cases of COVID-19 in India are less than 10% of the total caseload, while the number of people who have recovered from the disease has crossed 67 lakh
WORLD20, Oct 2020, 11:22 AM
Coronavirus: UNICEF to stockpile over half a billion of syringes for COVID-19 vaccine
As the world awaits a COVID-19 vaccine, UNICEF has begun laying the groundwork for the rapid, safe and efficient delivery of the eventual vaccine by purchasing and pre-positioning syringes and other necessary equipment.
India20, Oct 2020, 11:17 AM
Coronavirus: India posts lowest daily COVID-19 caseload in four months, reports 46,790 new cases
In the last 30 days since Covid-19 cases peaked in India, the growth rate of infections has more than halved — from 92% in the month prior to September 18 to 42% since then, a drop of 50% points.
India20, Oct 2020, 10:33 AM
Photos of goddess Durga reimagined as doctor killing coronavirus goes viral on social media
After the migrant mother avatar of goddess Durga went viral in Kolkata, another artist's rendition of the goddess is now making a splash. This time, Durga has been depicted as a doctor fighting coronavirus. Durga is depicted as a doctor wearing a doctor's coat and fighting the demon Mahishasur. Instead of her customary trident (trishul), however, Durga has a vaccine in hand which she uses to kill Mahishashur
India20, Oct 2020, 10:30 AM
Karnataka government planning to reopen colleges in November: DyCM Ashwath Narayan
Karnataka Deputy CM Dr Ashwath Narayan has said that the state government is considering a plan to reopen colleges in the state from next month. However, he also added that the final decision on the matter will be taken only after evaluating all risks involved.
WORLD20, Oct 2020, 9:52 AM
Coronavirus: US President Trump lashes out at COVID expert Fauci, calls him an ‘idiot’
The President's latest attack seemed to garner a defense of the doctor from Republican Senator Lamar Alexander.
India20, Oct 2020, 9:21 AM
Bengaluru: 73% rise in COVID-19 testing capacity, says Sudhakar
Karnataka Health, Family Welfare and Medical Education Minister Dr K Sudhakar has said that Bengaluru has seen a drastic reduction in mortality rate and significant rise in COVID-19 testing capacity by 73 percent.
India20, Oct 2020, 9:10 AM
Coronavirus: Karnataka DyCM Govind Karjol’s son airlifted to Hyderabad
Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Govind Karjol’s son Gopal Karjol has been airlifted to Hyderabad. Gopal has been on a ventilator for the past 24 days after testing positive for COVID-19. Govind Karjol has written an emotional letter to the people of Bagalkote.
India19, Oct 2020, 5:59 PM
Indian American teen Anika finds clue to Covid-19 cure, wins $25,000
Anika used in-silico methodology for drug discovery to find a molecule that can selectively bind to the Spike protein of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in an attempt to find a cure for the COVID-19 pandemic.
BIZARRE19, Oct 2020, 4:42 PM
Viral video: Doctor cheers up Covid patients with the 'Ghungroo' step
An ENT surgeon from Assam dancing on Hrithik Roshan's famous song Ghungroo, wearing personal protective equipment kit has gone viral on social media for all the right reasons.
India19, Oct 2020, 3:44 PM
Durga Puja pandals in West Bengal declared no-entry zones
The Calcutta High Court has declared that all Durga Puja pandals in West Bengal will be no-entry zones in view of the Coronavirus pandemic.
India19, Oct 2020, 2:22 PM
COVID-19 positivity rate drops in Bengaluru: BBMP sources
Despite the rising number of cases, the city’s eight zones have reported a drop in both positivity rate and fatality rate over the last four weeks, according to BBMP sources.
India19, Oct 2020, 2:09 PM
Another milestone in Covid-19 fightback, Positivity rate stays under 8%
The fall in the virus positivity rate has been brought about by high level of comprehensive country-wide testing. The total tests have crossed 9.5 crores today.
India19, Oct 2020, 11:20 AM
Karnataka: State government imposes restrictions on Eid processions
The Karnataka government has issued an order prohibiting any processions or programmes to celebrate Eid-Milad festivities on October 30, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.