WHO confirms resumption of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) trials
The World Health Organisation has confirmed the resumption of trials into the effe...
Dr. Harsh Vardhan takes charge of 34-member WHO Executive Board as Chairman
Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan took charge as the chairma...
US exit may hit WHO’s India work
The US is the largest donor to the WHO with a contribution of $400 million in 2018-19. WHO India’s country ...
Covid-19 not 'exploded' in India but risk remains: WHO expert
WHO expert Michael Ryan said the doubling time of cases in India is about three weeks at this stage.
Ajit Jogi: Quintessential politician who never gave up
Ajit Jogi, 74, who died at a private hospital here on Friday, was the quintessential politician who enjoyed support among tribal and scheduled caste communities because of his easy accessibility.
Sachin Bansal takes a dig at WHO, doubts medical advice given by the health body
World leaders have slammed and questioned WHO's transparency about the outbreak
Man who threatened to kill Yogi Adityanath, arrested in Mumbai
Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad arrested a man in Mumbai for threatening to kill Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The 25-year-...
No major side-effects of Hydroxychloroquine, should be continued as preventive treatment for Covid-19: ICMR
No major side-effects of Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) have been found in studies in India and its use should be continued in preventive treatmen...
No major side-effects of HCQ, should be continued as preventive treatment for COVID-19: ICMR
The ICMR's statement came against the backdrop of the World Health Organization (WHO) suspending the testing of the drug in COVID-19 patients temporarily in its global study following safety concerns.
Gujarat: Hindus keep roza to thank those who fed them
As a gesture of solidarity and gratitude, Tadvi and his friends also decided to share something precious to their benefactors — the 27th day of Ramzan fast — on May 20, considered very auspicious.
Harsh Vardhan takes charge as WHO Executive Board chairman
Last year, WHO's South-East Asia group had unanimously decided to elect India's nominee to the executive board for a three-year-term beginning May.
Harsh Vardhan set to be WHO Executive Board chairman: Officials
India is set to take over the chairmanship of the Executive Board amid growing calls, including by US President Donald Trump, to investigate how the coronavirus originated in China's Wuhan city and subsequent action by Beijing.
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