Coronavirus Testing(Search results - 11)
World NewsAug 23, 2021, 12:19 PM IST
North Korea develops its own PCR equipment for COVID-19 tests: Reports
According to state media on Monday, North Korea has created its own Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) equipment for coronavirus testing as the nation ramps up attempts to ward against more infectious new strains of the virus.
Top StoriesMar 20, 2021, 9:08 PM IST
Mumbai: People to be randomly given antigen test; at malls they will have to pay for it too
With the number of cases increasing by the day, the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai has announced that Rapid Antigen Testing will be done randomly without citizens' consent at crowded places like malls, railway stations, bus depots, eateries, markets, tourist places and govt offices.
WORLDNov 13, 2020, 8:05 AM IST
Coronavirus: Testing for COVID-19 symptoms at airports ineffective: CDC Report
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in its latest report said that between January 13 and September 13 more than 766,000 travellers were screened
IndiaNov 3, 2020, 9:56 AM IST
BBMP: COVID-19 testing to be enhanced in RR Nagar after bypolls
BBMP to enhance COVID-19 testing after voting ends on Tuesday in RR Nagar. Voting percentage in RR Nagar stands at 7.1% until 9am.
IndiaOct 23, 2020, 10:14 AM IST
Karnataka: Pooling of COVID-19 samples allowed in districts with less than 5% positivity rate
The Commissionerate of Health and Family Welfare services in Karnataka has allowed the pooling of COVID-19 samples in districts with less than 5% test positivity rate in the state. Meanwhile, in Bengaluru Urban the BBMP zones will be taken into consideration.
WORLDAug 7, 2020, 7:55 PM IST
Coronavirus: Hong Kong offers free COVID-19 testing for all residents
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said the Chinese city will offer free coronavirus testing for all its 7.5 million residents beginning in two weeks
IndiaJul 14, 2020, 11:35 AM IST
Coronavirus: 19 states have higher COVID-19 recovery rate than national average, says Centre
Aggressive coronavirus testing coupled with timely diagnosis and treatment has led to higher recovery rates and lower fatalities rate, the Union health ministry said
WORLDJun 21, 2020, 10:31 AM IST
Coronavirus: Slow down COVID-19 testing rate, suggests Donald Trump to avoid bad statistics
President Donald Trump said on Saturday he’s asked his administration to slow down coronavirus testing because robust testing turns up too many cases of COVID-19.
IndiaMay 17, 2020, 4:37 PM IST
Random coronavirus testing begins in jails after death of inmate
To boost the immunity level of inmates, yoga sessions are being conducted in jails, after an inmate died of coronavirus in Agra Central Jail
IndiaMay 11, 2020, 4:39 PM IST
Coronavirus: Karnataka chief minister flags off mobile fever clinic bus in Bengaluru
Amid the coronavirus scare, the Karnataka government launched mobile fever clinics, buses converted to a well-equipped facility
WORLDApr 24, 2020, 5:34 PM IST
New Labour leader Keir Starmer tears into Dominic Raab over COVID-19 testing failures in UK
New Labour leader Keir Starmer accused Dominic Raab-led government over slow coronavirus testing and PPE failures in the first virtual Prime Minister's Questions even as Foreign Secretary Raab blamed logistical issues