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The WHO advised clinicians to put patients into the awake prone position, on their front, shown to improve the oxygen flow, Harris said.(REUTERS)

WHO issues new clinical advice on treating Covid-19 patients

Reuters, Geneva
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 04:59 PM IST
"The other things in the guidance that are new are that COVID-19 patients at home should have the use of pulse oximetry, that's measuring the oxygen levels, so you can identify whether somewhat at home is deteriorating and would be better off having hospital care," WHO spokeswoman Margaret Harris told a U.N. briefing in Geneva.
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Biren Kumar Basak(HT Photo )
Biren Kumar Basak(HT Photo )

Meet Biren Kumar Basak, from selling sarees to winning Padma Shri

PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 04:59 PM IST
Some of his clients are chief minister Mamata Banerjee, Sourav Ganguly, noted classical musician Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Asha Bhosle, Lata Mangeshkar, among others.
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General view of Riyadh city in Saudi Arabia.(Reuters)
General view of Riyadh city in Saudi Arabia.(Reuters)

Blast heard in Saudi capital Riyadh: Report

Reuters
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 04:58 PM IST
Saudi-owned Al Arabiya TV cited local reports of an explosion and videos circulating on social media of a missile being intercepted over Riyadh.
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Kangana Ranaut has vocally opposed the farmers' protests.
Kangana Ranaut has vocally opposed the farmers' protests.

Kangana calls for those who supported 'so-called' farmers' protest to be jailed

PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 04:56 PM IST
  • Actor Kangana Ranaut, in an incendiary video, has called for everybody who supported the 'so-called' farmers' protests to be jailed.
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KY Venkatesh with his trophies and medals. (Sourced)
KY Venkatesh with his trophies and medals. (Sourced)

Athlete gets Padma award for showing the way, promoting para-sports

By Sharan Poovanna
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2021 04:55 PM IST
KY Venkatesh, the para-athlete from Bengaluru, won his first gold for the country in the shot put in 1999 in Australia
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Tiger Shroff wishes fans on Republic Day in his own style(Instagram/tigerjackieshroff)
Tiger Shroff wishes fans on Republic Day in his own style(Instagram/tigerjackieshroff)

Tiger Shroff sends a flying Republic Day wish from gym in new fitness post

By Nishtha Grover, Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2021 04:50 PM IST
  • Tiger Shroff took to Instagram and shared an awe-generating video of himself nailing a flying kick in his gym while holding the Indian Flag in his hand.
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Photo ex-India goal-keeper Prasanta Dora(Twitter)
Photo ex-India goal-keeper Prasanta Dora(Twitter)

Former India goalkeeper Prasanta Dora dies of rare disease

PTI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 04:48 PM IST
According to his elder brother Hemanta, who also played as a goalkeeper for India and Mohun Bagan, Prasanta was diagnosed with Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) in December after he developed an unremitting fever.
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A police official said there was no law and order situation at the site, as security personnel were deployed in large numbers and monitoring intensified in view of Republic Day.(Reuters file photo. Representative image)
A police official said there was no law and order situation at the site, as security personnel were deployed in large numbers and monitoring intensified in view of Republic Day.(Reuters file photo. Representative image)

Tractor overturns at Delhi-Noida border, farmers put it back in no time

PTI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 04:47 PM IST
The tractor was being driven in a circular path at a high speed when it lost balance and overturned, while the two persons on board got minor injuries during the act at the Chilla border in the morning.
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Brisbane : India's Shubman Gill bats during play on the final day of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021. AP/PTI(AP01_19_2021_000009B)(AP)
Brisbane : India's Shubman Gill bats during play on the final day of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021. AP/PTI(AP01_19_2021_000009B)(AP)

'Boss, just carry on': Rathour says Gill had 'all the answers' against Australia

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 04:44 PM IST
India vs Australia: Speaking in a video on R Ashwin's Youtube channel, Rathour said that he was surprised to see Gill's clarity of plans.
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Sonali Phogat expressed her feelings for Aly Goni on Bigg Boss 14.
Sonali Phogat expressed her feelings for Aly Goni on Bigg Boss 14.

Sonali Phogat lashes out at trolls saying she should see Aly Goni as her ‘son’

PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 04:39 PM IST
Sonali Phogat hit out at trolls picking on her for expressing feelings for the much younger Aly Goni. She cited the examples of Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas and Sushmita Sen-Rohman Shawl.
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