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Ramadan 2021: Check out these sehri tips to keep you hydrated all day(Photo by Ali Tarhini on Unsplash/Photo by Rumman Amin on Unsplash)

Ramadan 2021: Check out these sehri tips to keep you hydrated all day

ANI |
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2021 05:00 PM IST
Ramadan 2021: Here are some tips and tricks to help smoothen the fasting practice for the holy month of Ramadan which will not only prevent one from getting dehydrated but also from catching an infection amid the festive cheer
A health worker takes a swab sample of a resident in Thane on Saturday.(Praful Gangurde)
A health worker takes a swab sample of a resident in Thane on Saturday.(Praful Gangurde)

Maharashtra reports fewer than 5,000 fresh infections for eighth straight day

By Faisal Malik, Mumbai
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2020 04:42 AM IST
Maharashtra recorded 4,259 Covid-19 cases on Saturday, the eighth day of fewer than 5,000 fresh infections, pushing the state’s tally to 1,876,699.
(Representative Image/HT File)
(Representative Image/HT File)

J&K sees 6 deaths, 470 infections

Hindustan Times/Srinagar | By HT Correspondent, Srinagar
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2020 01:13 AM IST
Officials said 193 people tested positive in Kashmir and 277 in Jammu
(Representative Image)
(Representative Image)

Himachal logs 504 Covid infections, 14 fatalities

Hindustan Times/Dharamshala | By HT Correspondent, Dharamshala
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2020 01:11 AM IST
There are 7,593 active cases in the state while 37,837 people have recovered.
(Representative Image/Reuters)
(Representative Image/Reuters)

Ludhiana logs 5 deaths, 100 fresh infections

Hindustan Times/Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2020 12:06 AM IST
The death toll, so far, stands at 913 while 23,261 cumulative infections have been reported
Passengers maintaining social distancing on public transport in Shimla on Wednesday.(Deepak Sansta / HT)
Passengers maintaining social distancing on public transport in Shimla on Wednesday.(Deepak Sansta / HT)

Shimla tightens Covid norms amid spurt in infections

Hindustan Times/Shimla | By Gaurav Bisht, Shimla
UPDATED ON NOV 26, 2020 12:28 AM IST
The district administration has curbed the number of people allowed to assemble for social gatherings outside containment zones from 200 to 50
(Representative Image/Reuters)
(Representative Image/Reuters)

Himachal logs 22 deaths, 454 fresh infections

Hindustan Times/Dharamshala | By HT Correspondent, Dharamshala
UPDATED ON NOV 24, 2020 12:41 AM IST
There are 6,680 active cases in the state while 27,518 people have recovered
Three persons succumbed to the disease in Jammu and two in Kashmir division.(Representative Image/Reuters)
Three persons succumbed to the disease in Jammu and two in Kashmir division.(Representative Image/Reuters)

J&K logs 5 fatalities, 560 infections

Hindustan Times/Srinagar | By HT Correspondent, Srinagar
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2020 01:01 AM IST
Officials said 313 people tested positive in Kashmir and 247 in Jammu
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HT Image

HP logs five deaths, 173 fresh infections

Hindustan Times/Dharamshala | By HT Correspondent, Dharamshala
UPDATED ON OCT 24, 2020 11:25 PM IST
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HT Image

J&K records 11 deaths, 878 infections

H9industan Times | By Ashiq Hussain, Srinagar
UPDATED ON OCT 05, 2020 12:28 AM IST
The study also said not all infected individuals transmitted the disease as a prospective follow-up testing of exposed contacts revealed that 70 per cent of infected individuals did not infect any of their contacts.(Unsplash)
The study also said not all infected individuals transmitted the disease as a prospective follow-up testing of exposed contacts revealed that 70 per cent of infected individuals did not infect any of their contacts.(Unsplash)

Studies show: High prevalence of infection among children who were in contact with their own age group

Amaravati | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2020 04:08 PM IST
A latest study on the epidemiology and transmission dynamics of Covid-19 in Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu has found a high prevalence of infection among children who were contacts of cases around their own age.
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Himachal logs 72 Covid infections, count mounts to 14,819

Hindustan Times/Dharamshala | By HT Correspondent, Dharamshala
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2020 12:44 AM IST
A health worker collecting a swab sample at Bhagwati Vidya Mandir School in Madanpuri, Gurugram, on Tuesday.(Parveen Kumar/HT)
A health worker collecting a swab sample at Bhagwati Vidya Mandir School in Madanpuri, Gurugram, on Tuesday.(Parveen Kumar/HT)

Dip in infections raises hope of curve flattening in Haryana

Hindustan Times/Chandigarh | By Hitender Rao, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON SEP 30, 2020 12:50 AM IST
Haryana’s 22 districts reported 12,525 new infections between September 21 to 27 as compared to 17,616 infections between September 14 to 20.
Actor Celina Jaitly recently starred in web film,Seasons Greetings.
Actor Celina Jaitly recently starred in web film,Seasons Greetings.

Celina Jaitly on Bollywood: Can we chop off the head just because of an infection?

Hindustan Times | By Juhi Chakraborty
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2020 08:58 AM IST
While actor Celina Jaitly reserves her comments on the various individuals of the film fraternity, she believes that the audience should have a better sense of judgment amid all this.
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HT Image

Haryana logs 22 fatalities, 1,698 Covid infections

Hindustan Times/Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2020 09:38 PM IST
As per a medical bulletin, the state’s recovery rate, which is over 83%, continued to show improvement.
A paramedic taking a nasal swab sample in Srinagar.(HT File)
A paramedic taking a nasal swab sample in Srinagar.(HT File)

J&K crosses 50,000 mark with 1,578 fresh infections

Hindustan Times/Srinagar | By HT Correspondent, Srinagar
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2020 12:22 AM IST
Of the new cases, 808 were from Jammu division and 770 from Kashmir
Long-term lung and heart damage in COVID-19 patients can improve with time(Twitter/USLiveNews)
Long-term lung and heart damage in COVID-19 patients can improve with time(Twitter/USLiveNews)

Study reveals long-term lung and heart damage in COVID-19 patients can improve with time

Washington [US] | By Asian News International | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2020 07:43 PM IST
Patients with severe COVID-19 infection can spend weeks in intensive care on ventilators which can lead them to suffer long-term lung and heart damage but recent study reveals that it can improve with time
(Twitter/WebMD)
(Twitter/WebMD)

Study reveals antibodies against coronavirus stay in body for 60-80 days

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2020 10:11 AM IST
Indian researchers understand coronavirus infection recovery and re-infection pattern better after study reveals that anti SARS-CoV-2 antibodies could remain for more than 60 days in the body
Cellular roadmaps predict body’s coronavirus vulnerability(Twitter/PeopleDevelop1)
Cellular roadmaps predict body’s coronavirus vulnerability(Twitter/PeopleDevelop1)

Cellular roadmaps track infection, facilitate and restrict coronavirus in body’s organs

Washington D.C. [USA] | By Asian News International | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 04:22 PM IST
Researchers develop cellular roadmaps to predict body’s coronavirus vulnerability, map the different entry points of COVID-19
A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a woman for a rapid antigen test inside an office, amidst the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ahmedabad, India, September 2, 2020. (Representational image)(REUTERS)
A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a woman for a rapid antigen test inside an office, amidst the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ahmedabad, India, September 2, 2020. (Representational image)(REUTERS)

Coronavirus pandemic: Fear and dread haunt Covid-19 ‘long-haulers’ months after infection

London | By Reuters | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2020 03:06 PM IST
From fit, active and strong to exhausted, frail and scared. Thousands of people worldwide are reporting a wide range of ongoing symptoms many months after being diagnosed with COVID-19. Some call themselves COVID “long haulers”, while others have adopted the term “long COVID” to describe their condition.
Labourers load grocery items on to a supply truck, Kolkata, July 24, 2020(REUTERS)
Labourers load grocery items on to a supply truck, Kolkata, July 24, 2020(REUTERS)

Covid-19 is spreading both in terms of numbers and geography. Follow protocols

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 31, 2020 12:27 AM IST
India must test, isolate and treat with even greater intensity, and spread the network of labs, hospitals and expertise to the country’s rural pockets, where they will be needed the most in coming weeks.
Representational image.(Shutterstock)
Representational image.(Shutterstock)

Common cold infection may train the body to recognise coronavirus

Los Angeles | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2020 08:48 PM IST
The research, published in the journal Science, noted that the immune system’s memory T cells keep track of the viruses they have seen before, giving the cells a headstart in recognising and fighting off repeat invaders.
The US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) has urged people to steer clear of salads.(Mint)
The US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) has urged people to steer clear of salads.(Mint)

Over 600 people fall sick in US after contracting infection linked to bagged salads

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2020 12:00 PM IST
Cyclospora, a microscopic parasite, affects the intestinal tract and causes diarrhoea that can last for over a month.
Revised home isolation guidelines have been released by the health ministry(PTI File Photo)
Revised home isolation guidelines have been released by the health ministry(PTI File Photo)

Home isolation has instilled confidence in people to face the infection | Analysis

Hindustan Times | By Seema Upadhyay
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2020 05:07 AM IST
Around 80% of patients opted for home isolation over quarantine facilities
Hospital linen and uniforms drying at dhobi ghat number 28, on Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg.(HT)
Hospital linen and uniforms drying at dhobi ghat number 28, on Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg.(HT)

With hotels shut, hospital linen keeping Dhobi Ghats busy — but workers wary of infections

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Soumya Pillai, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 02, 2020 05:53 AM IST
Manish Kumar, one of the laundry men at this dhobi ghat, says ever since the government announced a nationwide lockdown to control the Covid-19 outbreak, laundry services in the area stopped receiving clothes from restaurants, salons and government quarters in the vicinity.
Volunteer paramedic, Kevin Garcia, checks the level of oxygen of a man with symptoms of the coronavirus disease inside a house in Nezahualcoyotl, State of Mexico, Mexico.(REUTERS)
Volunteer paramedic, Kevin Garcia, checks the level of oxygen of a man with symptoms of the coronavirus disease inside a house in Nezahualcoyotl, State of Mexico, Mexico.(REUTERS)

Mexico’s coronavirus deaths pass 25,000, infections approach 203,000

Mexico City | By Reuters | Posted by: Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2020 10:48 AM IST
Mexico reported 736 deaths in the last 24 hours.
With the exception of June 1, Delhi has been recording at least 1,000 new infections daily for the last eight days.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
With the exception of June 1, Delhi has been recording at least 1,000 new infections daily for the last eight days.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

Delhi’s Covid-19 cases exceed 25,000 mark with 1,359 new infections

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2020 11:31 AM IST
Delhi recorded 44 more deaths from the respiratory illness that took its total fatalities to 650, according to the state’s official health bulletin.
Mumbai, India - 18 May 2020: BMC clinic doctor doing thermal checking at BMC clinic, Worli Village in Mumbai, India, on Monday, May 18, 2020. (Photo by Pramod Thakur/ Hindustan Times)(Hindustan Times)
Mumbai, India - 18 May 2020: BMC clinic doctor doing thermal checking at BMC clinic, Worli Village in Mumbai, India, on Monday, May 18, 2020. (Photo by Pramod Thakur/ Hindustan Times)(Hindustan Times)

Covid-19 patients testing positive after recovery incapable of transmitting infection

Bloomberg | By Bloomberg | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON MAY 20, 2020 09:29 AM IST
Researchers are finding evidence that patients who test positive for the coronavirus after recovering aren’t capable of transmitting the infection, and could have the antibodies that prevent them from falling sick again.
Lodged in an isolation centre in Leh district, Kifayat Hussain is taking online classes using internet communication tools like Zoom and making YouTube videos for his Class 9 and 10 students, whom he cannot meet.(Twitter)
Lodged in an isolation centre in Leh district, Kifayat Hussain is taking online classes using internet communication tools like Zoom and making YouTube videos for his Class 9 and 10 students, whom he cannot meet.(Twitter)

Coronavirus positive Ladakh teacher takes online classes from isolation centre

Leh | By Press Trust of India| Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2020 11:08 AM IST
Lodged in an isolation centre in Leh district, Kifayat Hussain is taking online classes using internet communication tools like Zoom and making YouTube videos for his Class 9 and 10 students, whom he cannot meet.
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