Washington | By Reuters | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
UPDATED ON NOV 11, 2020 07:23 AM IST
Pfizer on Monday said the vaccine it has been developing with German partner BioNTech SE was 90% effective against Covid-19, based on an early look at results from its large, late-stage trial.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON OCT 17, 2020 11:40 PM IST
‘Doubling rate has increased manifold in comparison to last month. This is the trend in the whole country, though it’s more pronounced in Chandigarh as the decline is steeper,’ said Arun Gupta, health secretary.
London | By Reuters| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON OCT 06, 2020 02:04 PM IST
“The chief medical officer, and the JBC (joint biosecurity centre) ... has said that the numbers don’t impact substantially the assessment of the virus and the measures that were taken last week,” Sunak said in an interview on Sky News.
‘We get swayed’: Health ministry highlights Covid-19 recoveries as India’s tally crosses 5.5 million
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2020 05:10 PM IST
With a spike of 75,083 new cases and 1,053 deaths in the last 24 hours, India’s Covid-19 count crossed 55 lakh on Tuesday morning.
London | By Associated Press| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 31, 2020 03:58 PM IST
Matt Hancock said that while it’s not the “sort of decision that anybody would want to take,’’ the government had no choice.
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Suparna Roy
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2020 05:04 PM IST
Amit Singh Negi, state secretary health, said the micro-containment zone plan is being implemented in a bid to hasten the process of contact tracing.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 08, 2020 11:50 PM IST
According to government records, Delhi reported more than 800 Covid deaths in the last two weeks, with 397 people succumbing to the disease in the first week of July.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sanchita Sharma, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 08, 2020 05:53 AM IST
According to experts in public health, industry and regulations, the country has the capacity to carry out a million tests a day but will need administrative will from across the states.
Hindustan Times, Raipur | By Ritesh Mishra
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2020 04:04 PM IST
State health department officials said over 600 Covid-19 positive cases were reported in the past 10 days due to the influx of migrant workers because of the easing of nationwide lockdown restrictions, which were imposed on March 25 to contain the spread of the Covid-19 outbreak.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Abhishek Dey, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2020 04:14 AM IST
Earlier, asymptomatic individuals arriving in the city were let off but “advised” to update the district surveillance officers about their health regularly for 14 days, as per the last government order on domestic travel issued on May 24.
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Suparna Roy
UPDATED ON MAY 27, 2020 06:48 PM IST
Uttarakhand has reported over 300 Covid-19 positive cases in the past five days, which prompted the state government to form the expert panel and working groups.
Lucknow | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 23, 2020 07:04 PM IST
The principal health secretary also said a large number of migrant workers are coming from other states with ASHA workers having surveyed 7.44 lakh of them so far.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Snigdhendu Bhattacharya
UPDATED ON MAY 12, 2020 03:16 PM IST
Vivek Kumar is the second top bureaucrat to be transferred after food and supplies secretary Manoj Kumar Agarwal, who was sent on “compulsory wait” amid allegations of malpractices in the public distribution system.
UPDATED ON MAY 07, 2020 07:15 PM IST
Federalism has been at work in the best sense. The states have worked with limited resources and within constraints
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2020 10:15 PM IST
The cabinet secretary, home secretary, foreign secretary, defence secretary, health secretary, civil aviation secretary and several other top officials attended the meeting.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 05, 2019 04:19 AM IST
Delhi has reported 22 cases of dengue and 10 cases of chikungunya so far, fewer than the numbers usually reported this time of the year.
Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar | By Debabrata Mohanty
UPDATED ON MAY 26, 2020 09:00 AM IST
The nurses, wearing their green uniform and caps posted several video clips lip-syncing to some Hindi film songs and dialogues using TikTok, a popular Chinese video-sharing Android application.
Hindustan Times, Ranchi | By Bedanti Saran
UPDATED ON MAY 19, 2019 02:53 PM IST
The bench of justice Sujit Narayan Prasad questioned why the victim was discharged from the hospital when she had not fully recovered.
New Delhi | By Anonna Dutt
PUBLISHED ON JAN 12, 2019 11:25 PM IST
The letter, issued by NHA CEO Indu Bhushan to the state additional health secretary, comes two days after Banerjee announced that her government would stop paying the state’s share for the national health scheme.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Tanbir Dhaliwal
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2018 09:08 PM IST
Talking to HT, health secretary Arun Kumar Gupta said, “We need doctors. The hospital is 99% complete, but we are waiting for sanctioning of manpower from the central government. We have already taken up the matter with the government.”
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Anupam Trivedi
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2018 09:07 PM IST
Chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat directs health secretary to probe the incident that took place at Government Doon Medical College and submit report